Happy Hour at Casa Dracula

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Simon and Schuster, Aug 1, 2006 - Fiction - 320 pages
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Latina Ivy League grad Milagro de Los Santos can't find her place in the world or a man to go with it. Then one night, at a book party for her pretentious ex-boyfriend, she meets an oddly attractive man. After she is bitten while kissing him, she falls ill and is squirreled away to his family's estate to recover. Vampires don't exist in this day and age -- or do they? As Milagro falls for a fabulously inappropriate man, she finds herself caught between a family who has accepted her as one of their own and a shady organization that refuses to let the undead live and love in peace.

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User Review  - ChrisWeir - LibraryThing

This is the first in the Casa Dracula series. We meet Milagro and her vampire, who's not a vampire lover, Oswald. In this book we meet Oswald's entire family and learn some of the background on the ... Read full review

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User Review  - skirret - LibraryThing

A thoroughly enjoyable chick-lit vampire story with a sharp, witty and voluptuous Latina for a heroine. A quick but juicy kiss with a handsome stranger ends suddenly as they trip and tumble to the ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Marta Acosta received a degree in English literature and creative writing from Stanford University. She is a regular contributor to The San Francisco Chronicle and the Contra Costa Newspapers. Her debut novel, Happy Hour at Casa Dracula, was a Book Sense Pick.

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