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Author Burgan, Michael, author.
Title What is the story of Dracula? / by Michael Burgan ; illustrated by David Malan.
Pub Info New York : Penguin Workshop, 2020.
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Descript 107 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series What is
What is--? (Penguin Workshop (Firm))
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.2 1 1 510147
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-107).
Contents What is the story of Draculat? -- Early years of a horror writer -- Vampires everywhere! -- Writing Dracula -- Hunting a vampire -- Dracula appears! -- Dracula comes to life -- "I never drink... wine" -- Counting on the Count -- Dracula lives!
Summary "From appearances in films and animated features to interpretations as a Muppet and breakfast cereal mascot, Dracula has been the inspiration for many other fictional vampires and is now an established figure in pop culture. Created by Bram Stoker in his 1897 Gothic horror novel, Count Dracula is a nobleman who uses his powers as a vampire to dominate his victims. Even though Dracula didn't succeed in the novel, the fictional character has lived on to dominate the real world as one of its most popular supernatural villains. Author Michael Burgan explores Dracula's mysterious origins in the historical figures who might have shaped the character, as well as the films and actors that cemented Dracula's place in cinematic history"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 8-12. Penguin Workshop.
Subject Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912. Dracula -- Juvenile literature.
Dracula, Count (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile literature.
Dracula, Count (Fictitious character)
Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912. Dracula.
Dracula films -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature.
Dracula films -- History and criticism.
Genre Informational works.
Add Author Malan, David, illustrator.
ISBN 9781524788452
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