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5 edition of Vampire junction. found in the catalog.

Vampire junction.

by S. P. Somtow

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Published by Gollancz Horror in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: London: Futura, 1985.

The Physical Object
Pagination362p. ;
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18055143M
ISBN 100575050578

Now acknowledged as one of the most important classics of twentieth-century gothic literarture, S.P. Somtow's tale of a twelve-year-old rock star vampire, his Jungian analyst, and the Wagnerian conductor who is his nemesis turned the entire genre upside down in the s and is considered the ancestor of the "splatterpunk" movement. Vampire Junction has been voted one of the top forty horror.   Vampire Junction was voted one of the forty all-time greatest horror books by the Horror Writers’ Association, joining established classics like Frankenstein and Dracula. In the s Somtow became increasingly identified as a uniquely Asian writer /5(13).

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Vampire Junction is the title of S. P. Somtow's novel, the first in a series about Timmy Valentine, a year-old rock star who is actually a 2,year-old ished for many years and rejected by over two dozen publishers, the novel uses a novel narrative technique inspired by the rapid intercutting of MTV music videos, and elevated the gore quotient of the horror novel to an.   This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.


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By all appearances, Vampire Junction looks to be just another addition in a tirelessly long line of mediocre paperback fare that was spewed forth by both talented and hack writers alike during the s. It's hard to go into a tale detailing the trials and tribulations of immortality with a straight face when the cover to the book shows the powdered face of a young boy (looking somewhat.

synopsis. Continuing our series of classic vampire fiction which has included such landmark volumes as Salem’s Lot, The Delicate Dependency and The Vampire Tapestry, we are proud to present S. Somtow’s Vampire Junction, universally acclaimed as “ a major reworking of the vampire myth and one of the most original novels of the ’s” — Barron (ed.) Horror Literature ().

By S.P. SOMTOW (Tor; ). One of the key vampire tomes of the eighties (a lexicon that includes THEY THIRST, THE VAMPIRE TAPESTRY, THE DELICATE DEPENDENCY, FEVRE DREAM and SUNGLASSES AFTER DARK), VAMPIRE JUNCTION was the premiere excursion in horror fiction by the famed science fiction scribe Somtow Sucharitkul, a.k.a.

S.P. Somtow, and it’s fair to say that he takes. Vampire Junction was started in as a non-profit zine devoted to the promotion of the vampire in fiction, fact and art. This web page's contents were gleaned from five years worth of zines, plus a few extras thrown in for good measure.

Please, make yourself comfortable. Browse around. Vampire Junction, S. Somtow's groundbreaking novel of vampiric horror, introduced Timmy Valentine, a world-famous rock star with the body of a 12 year old boy and the ageless soul of a bloodthirsty returned in Valentine, in which he finally shed his undead curse did he.

In Vanitas, Timmy Valentine has relinquished his immortality and transferred his vampiric. Except Vampire Junction predates The Vampire Lestat by a year and Timmy Valentine is more like Justin Beiber with a cape and a blood obsession. It's a rollicking yarn and it has a nice bent on the Vampire : Another goodreads reviewer reminded me what makes this novel stand out from the other vampire books/5(16).

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Somtow. Timmy Valentine, a former vampire turned mortal neo-gothic rock star, must confront his grisly past of death, sex, art, and horror in an attempt to resuscitate his Free shipping over $/5(3). Get this from a library. Vampire junction. [S P Somtow] COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist.

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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Vampire junction by S. Somtow,Gollancz Horror edition, in English Vampire : Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series).

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For now, avoid. Twelve years ago, Somtow's Vampire Junction rocked the horror world with its graphic violence and sex and gave birth to the movement known as ``splatterpunk.'' This third novel in the saga of teenage.

Illustrated by Ivica Stevanovic, who also did the gorgeous dustjacket shown above, this edition of Vampire Junction merits a place on your shelf next to Dracula and the other classics of this genre. Considering the huge number of people who collect vampire fiction, our feeling is this copy signed edition will be gone in short Rating: % positive.

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