Kim Newman signing Anno Dracula: Johnny Alucard
KIM NEWMAN will be signing ANNO DRACULA: JOHNNY ALUCARD at the Forbidden Planet London Megastore, 179 Shaftsbury Avenue, WC2H 8JR on Tuesday 17th September from 6 – 7pm.
“Compulsory reading… Glorious” ― Neil Gaiman
This brand-new novel in the Anno Dracula series, Johnny Alucard takes the story to the United States and Andy Warhol’s New York and Orson Welles’ Hollywood. It’s 1976 and vampire reporter Kate Reed is on the set of Francis Ford Coppola’s Dracula. She helps a young vampire boy, Ion Popescu, who then leaves Transylvania for America. In the States, Popescu becomes Johnny Pop and attaches himself to Andy Warhol, inventing a new drug which confers vampire powers on its users…
Kim Newman is a London-based author and movie critic. 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 Awards. He writes regularly for Empire Magazine and contributes to The Guardian, The Times, Time Out and others.