Monthly Archives: March 2016

Neo-Victorian Vampire Horror Mash-up? Yes, please.

anno dracula

Image: Titan Books

“An alternate Victorian history based on a simple premise — ‘What if Dracula won instead?’ — Anno Dracula is a fun, bloody, and (if you’ll forgive the pun) biting book that is too often overlooked in discussions of neo-Victorian fiction.”

I discuss one of my favorite works of neo-Victorian horror over at the JVC Online: “Dracula as Prince Consort? Lord Ruthven as PM? The Vampiric Alternate History of Kim Newman’s ‘Anno Dracula’