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A Brief History of the Vampire Novel

With Fall approaching and the days getting shorter, it’s time to get into the mood of the season…

This week on the Kirkus Reviews Blog, I take a look at the history of Vampire novels, from 1816 to 2005.

Read A Brief History of the Vampire Novel on the Kirkus Reviews Blog.

About Andrew Liptak (169 Articles)
Andrew Liptak is a freelance writer and historian from Vermont. He is a 2014 graduate of the Launch Pad Astronomy Workshop, and has written for such places as Armchair General, io9, Kirkus Reviews, Lightspeed Magazine, and others. His first book, War Stories: New Military Science Fiction is now out from Apex Publications, and his next, The Future Machine: The Writers, Editors and Readers who Build Science Fiction is forthcoming from Jurassic London in 2015. He can be found over at www.andrewliptak.com and at @AndrewLiptak on Twitter.