Title: I Am Dracula
Author: C Dean Anderson
Imprint & Number: Zebra
Cover price: 4.50
Publication date: 1993
Cover artist: Newton
A paperback original first edition. I obtained this fifteen years ago or so with a batch of other relatively recent fantasy books and, after finding some less-than-mediocre online reviews, decided to stash it in a box with others I never intended to read. Now there’s much more info on the web, and many more book reviews. There seem to be many favorable reviews of this one and so I might give it a shot after all.
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