Kim Newman signing Anno Dracula
Forbidden Planet is pleased to announce a signing by Kim Newman for ANNO DRACULA at the Forbidden Planet Megastore, 179 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC2H 8JR, on Thursday 26th May 6 – 7pm.
On first publication in 1992, Kim Newman’s groundbreaking postmodern story was critically acclaimed and won numerous prizes, including the prestigious International Horror Guild Award for Best Novel. Now, due to today’s popular interest in vampires and alternative histories, this enduring Dracula classic is re-born for a new generation of readers.
The brand-new paperback edition of this brilliantly imagined story contains unique bonus material, including a new afterword from Kim Newman, annotations, articles and alternate endings to the original novel. Elegantly combining horror, politics,mystery and romance, Anno Dracula is a rich and panoramic tale exploring the darkest depths of vampire-occupied England.
Kim Newman is a London-based author and movie critic. He writes regularly for Empire Magazine and contributes to The Guardian, The Times, Sight & Sound and others. He makes frequent appearances on radio and TV. He has won the Bram Stoker, International Horror Guild, British Fantasy and British Science Fiction Awards and been nominated for the Hugo and World Fantasy Award.