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Review: Dracula in Love

User Review  - Willow - Goodreads

I think Karen Essex has some beautiful prose. She has a sensual, seductive, and wonderfully descriptive way of writing that lured me in and made me think this would be a wonderful book. I love gothic ... Read full review

Review: Dracula in Love

User Review  - Amy (SpedBug) - Goodreads

The dustcover of this book promises "Karen Essex breathes startling new life into the characters of Bram Stoker's Dracula." While it's true her novel is a retelling of the Dracula story from Mina ... Read full review

Review: Dracula in Love

User Review  - Kristina - Goodreads

This was an odd book. I read the author notes and the author wanted to explore the Dracula story from the woman's point of view because apparently Bram Stoker portrays women in a bad light in his ... Read full review

Review: Dracula in Love

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Dracula in Love claims to be a retelling of the Mina-Dracula relationship from Bram Stoker's classic novel, Dracula. However, the story told by Essex is at best misleading and at worse implausible and ... Read full review

Review: Dracula in Love

User Review  - Book Flame - Goodreads

Karen Essex did an incredible job retelling Bram Stokers Dracula. Dracula In Love was told from Mina's perspective, and I loved it just as much as the original. Review from www.bookflame.blogspot.com ... Read full review

Review: Dracula in Love

User Review  - Heather Campbell - Goodreads

The reception for this novel seems to fall into one of two camps. Unfortunately, I am one of those readers that was expecting a little something more. I haven't had such an urge to slap a character ... Read full review

Review: Dracula in Love

User Review  - Lin - Goodreads

I admire the attempt to make Dracula a more sex-positive story, if that's what this can be called. There is a fair amount of sex, and it focuses almost entirely on the female pleasure and sexuality ... Read full review

Review: Dracula in Love

User Review  - Geraldine O'Hagan - Goodreads

This is a terrible book. Not only is it derivative in concept and lacking in style, but it's also incredibly lazy. If you're going to write a faux-Victorian novel then I would think it wise to do at ... Read full review

Review: Dracula in Love

User Review  - Theresa - Goodreads

Everyone remembers Bram Stoker's "Dracula". It was a tale of horror and everyone knew that vampires were the "bad guys". But were they? Karen Essex takes Stoker's tale and gives it a twist. Following ... Read full review

Review: Dracula in Love

User Review  - Rusty - Goodreads

Truly enjoyed this read. At first I was unsure as the book seemed to be a bit slow getting started but as the story unfolded I found myself eagerly turning the pages. This tale encourages me to return ... Read full review


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