At the edge of the mountains, in what would someday become Colorado, the frontier community of Charity needs someone to bring law and order. The people there have fled the pox, abandoning a young, pregnant woman, Csimenae, to starve. She makes vampires without a second thought; and they, For five hundred years, as waves of war and religion sweep over Spain, Csimenae hunts until her marauding, willful ways expose her vampiric nature. If the edges are starting to get wore, but the book is otherwise in good condition, we may have clear tape reinforcing the edges. If you need more details about a certain book, you can always give us a call as well 920-734-8908.
Welcome to the Official Chelsea Quinn Yarbro Web Site. The chronicles of Saint-Germain total more than a dozen books, but the unexpectedly original angle of this novel offers an infusion of fresh blood that could make it one of the series' most popular entries; it also suggests that Yarbro has other surprises to spring in future volumes. As in other titles of the series, Yarbro provides a turbulent, historical background, but here she pays less attention to history and focuses more on the difficulties vampires face as they try to survive among hostile mortals. I have never seen the Count more clearly, nor liked him more, nor better understood the subtleties of what Yarbro's been up to all along. Episodically exploring one geographical region over several historical periods rather than focusing on a single era, this is an interesting departure from the earlier novels. And the more Lucy reads, the more she discovers that what she never believed possible is now very real.
Though he will regret it for centuries to come, Saint-Germain must act against her. With his loyal, undead servant Rogerian, the Count takes refuge against the winter in the abandoned mountain village of Mont Calcius. All Orders Shipped With Tracking And Delivery Confirmation Numbers. Pages still clean and tight. The compassionate Saint-Germain rescues Csimenae by allowing her to drink some of his blood; thus, she is saved from true death by becoming one of the undead.
About the Author Chelsea Quinn Yarbro's interests range from music--she composes and has studied seven different instruments as well as voice--to history, from horseback riding to needlepoint. Book is in good condition. Visit the for more details. Being used books, some of them may have writing inside the cover. Pictorial soft covers have light bumping to edges and corners. Dust jacket is in good condition. Beginning in the 600s, Spain's old blood rituals of animal sacrifice were replaced by the new gods of Christianity and Islam, who demanded no less obedience and allegiance.
She is well-known for her Saint Germain series, starting with Hotel Transylvania. Bookseller: , California, United States New York: Tor, 2001. The dust jacket is in fine condition, is not price clipped, and is in new mylar. Her writing is similarly wide-ranging; under her own name and pseudonyms, she has written everything from westerns to mysteries, from science fiction to nonfiction history. Possible ex library copy, thatâll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.
I have never seen the Count more clearly, nor liked him more, nor better understood the subtleties of what Yarbro's been up to all along. Quinn Yarbro has published under her name and under the pseudonyms of Quinn Fawcett, Trystam Kith, Terry Nelson Bonner, Camille Gabor, and Vanessa Pryor. In the next 140 years, as Spain is controlled first by the the Visigoths and then by Moors, Csimenae becomes a mother of vampires. Cover artwork by: Barry Appell Label, signed by the author, affixed to half-title page. Fine-Tuning Fiction began as a two-part writing seminar Yarbro gave at the Writers Connection in Cupertino, California. The nominations are for Costume Design Linda Hein, Beth Barnard, and Makayla Balash , Production of Original Script Producers of The Case of The American Twins; Beth Barnard, Linda Hein, and Wolf Hein , and Original Script Chelsea Quinn Yarbro. Saint-Germain becomes trapped in this cauldron of blood, fear, and faith when, he makes a vampire of the beautiful, haughty, tempestuous Csimenae.
Bookseller: , Tennessee, United States Tor Books, 2001-09-22. Professional used bookstore open to the public since 1988. All of our books are in clean, readable condition unless noted otherwise. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Saint-Germain becomes trapped in this cauldron of blood, fear, and faith when, he makes a vampire of the beautiful, haughty, tempestuous Csimenae. This is a list of fiction works by , who was awarded a 2009 for her work up to that point in time.
She has been named a Grand Master of the World Horror Convention and a Living Legend by the International Horror Guild. We do not accept books with water damage, strong smoke smell, or just plain beat up. Bookseller: , Minnesota, United States Tor Books, 2000. Light creases to dust jacket. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading.
Though skilled with a gun, his preferred weapons are a baton and his wits. This volume of the Saint-Germain series traces a half-century in the life of the debonair Count, charting his responses to the rise of organized religion, the betrayal of loved ones, and, above all, the changing role of the vampire in a world that is slowly modernizing. In the next 140 years, as Spain is controlled first by the the Visigoths and then by Moors, Csimenae becomes a mother of vampires. Chelsea Quinn Yarbro has always lived in California and currently makes her home in the Berkeley area. Yarbro,Chelsea Quinn Come Twilight: A Novel Of Count Saint-Germain Light edge and corner wear to dust jacket. Pages crisp clean and bright with no markings. Yarbro's impressive historical research allows her ample opportunity to parallel Csimenae's exploits to the Muslim plunder of the Spanish countryside and the siege spirit that infected medieval Europe.