At any rate, van helsing s battle with dracula was only a single incident in a. The book is supposedly written by raphael van helsing in the 18th century. The origins of van helsing my last post made me look up what is said about the origins of stokers character abraham van helsing in. Professor abraham van helsing was the fictional creation of bram stoker for his. An allnew anthology of stories featuring the original vampire hunter. Launch point last year, liesel van helsing was attacked by an evil from her fathers past but she survived, and has moved on with her life. Mothman liesel van helsing has dedicated her live to keeping the streets of new york city safe from the otherworldly threats that lurk in the night. In the novel, she is hunting the demon ose and others with the help of the van helsing descendants, a kick ass junior demon hunter named marge, and her friend john. Some contemporary authors named this phenomenon magia posthuma. There is more than one author in the goodreads database with this name. This wasnt a great book, but van helsing is the best vampire movie ever made, in my modest opinion, so of course i would read it. Penname of jan udo holeygerman historian who embraces conspiracy theories involving subjects such as world domination plots by f.
Buy a cheap copy of the journal of professor abraham van. Van helsing mass market paperback may 7, 2004 by kevin ryan author. The novel van helsing paperback import, 2004 by kevin ryan author. This blog is dedicated to understanding what happened and why. The cover of the first edition authorbram stoker countryunited kingdom languageenglish genrehorror, gothic publisherarchibald constable and company publication date 26 may 1897 pages418 oclc1447002 dracula is an 1897 gothic horror novel by irish author bram stoker. Desperate to find out who sent her the book, liesel discovers a clue which leads her.
Cornelius van helsing is a published author of childrens books. Voyager episode resistance, as well as two roswell novels for simon pulse and thirteen various comic books published by dc comics. Voice of the undead by jason henderson, the triumph of death by jason henderson, vampire rising by jason henderson, dracula. Bram stokers dracula is one of the most famous novels in history. He has also written the screenplay for the novel eleven hours and the star trek.
That being said, i really enjoyed the insight into the minds of characters like anna valerious, the frankenstein monster, carl and even dracula and his brides. Now jan van helsing is once again shaking up someones world view yours. Van helsing by kevin ryan book cover, description, publication history. Journal of professor abraham van helsing prof allen c. His books by his admission are based in fact and in oldschool vampire lore, and. But soon shes finding herself in the deep end of the pool, surrounded by vampire hunters, her makers enemies. Vincent van helsing is the van helsing descendent in scoobydoo. If you love reading about vampires and the gallant people who hunt them then it is a requirement that you read this book. Kevin ryan is a popular genre author whose previous tieins include titles in the star trek and roswell series.
Only the militant arm of the church of england from the college of st. Jason douglas henderson born september 4, 1971 is an american writer of computer games, novels and several comic book series. A prescription for possession van helsing organization. Inspire a love of reading with prime book box for kids. I personally enjoyed every word of this book and i am extatic that such a book was published. The journal of professor abraham van helsing allen c. Do you not think that there are things which you cannot understand, and yet which are. See more ideas about grimm fairy tales, fairy tales and comic books. Rumours and accusations are reaching stargate command, and nothing is making sense. Follow jan van helsing and explore their bibliography from s jan van helsing author page. Helsing is a brilliant inventor and expert vampire killer, two skills she picked up from her legendary father, abraham van helsing. He states that his family has been in the vampire business for a long time, so he became a vampirologist. Twentytwo masters of horror and fantasy give van helsing, the vampire hunter from bram stokers dracula, his due as they reimagine the adventures of the greatest foe of the most evil vampire in lite the faces of evil. Kevin ryan van helsing, a professional monster hunter renowned for his skills throughout nineteenthcentury europe, journeys to transylvania to battle the feared creatures of the human imaginationthe wolf.
Besides becoming the name that vampires in the tristate area fear, shes also found love in, admittedly, the strangest places. First introduced in bram stokers dracula, van helsing was the ultimate adversary for the vampireas complex as the fiend he relentlessly pursued. It introduced the character of count dracula and established many conventions of subsequent vampire fantasy. However, the normally unflappable helsing has her world shaken up when abrahams journal is anonymously mailed to her home in new york. Curtis jobling from the author of the hugely popular wereworld series comes the actionpacked and hilarious story of max helsing, the last in the van helsing family line of monster hunters. A charmingly witty fantasy adventure in the world want to read. Van helsing abraham fictitious character books alibris. He is the writer of the young adult novel series alex van helsing from harpercollins and the comic book. Far from her birthplace, she has been discovering her place in the world. However, when she teams up with a hunter who is every bit as cunning as she is, the very nature of the hunt is thrown into question.
Secret societies and their power in the 20th century by jan van helsing reference. He can coax ghouls out of graveyards, battle wild guardians in the woods, and face down the wrath of fire demons armed with little more than a flashlight and a slingshot. The film is a homage and tribute to the universal horror monster films from the 1930s and 40s also produced by universal studios which were in. Inside it is an old journal written by her father, the famed vampire hunter, abraham van helsing. Van helsing is a 2004 american period action horror film written and directed by stephen sommers.
The many faces of van helsing book by jeanne cavelos. Vanessa knipe writes of healthclub vampires, schoolgirl lovespells, backyard gardens gone very wrong, and the efforts of the witchfinders to set things right and let ordinary brits live normal lives. Click on the cover to be directed to the single issues of the series. Van helsing conjectures some about his origins, but i dont think he discovered it in the course of his investigation. The next generationrequiem with michael jan friedman. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read van helsing. Professor abraham van helsing, a fictional character from the 1897 gothic horror novel dracula, is an aged polymath dutch doctor with a wide range of interests and accomplishments, partly attested by the string of letters that follows his name. Buy a cheap copy of the many faces of van helsing book by jeanne cavelos. When purchasing this book, i was interested to see so many different authors takes on one of the most elusive and interesting characters in vampire fiction. Liesel van helsing s life of hunting down vampires is shaken up when a mysterious package shows up at her door.
Welcome to the official fan page of dont touch this book. I did however like some things about the book such as how the author wrote flashbacks which made you futher. Van helsing ebook by kevin ryan official publisher page. Jan van helsing has 31 books on goodreads with 3178 ratings. Jan udo holey born march 22, 1967 in dinkelsbuhl, and often known by his pen name jan van helsing, is a controversial german author who embraces. Dont touch this book by jan van helsing home facebook.
Van helsings diary includes entries both before and after his london adventure that resulted in the gory. What i loved most about this book is the constant action. He was understandable preoccupied in trying to preserve mina harkers life. Jan van helsing books list of books by author jan van. And the mainstream media too barely lets a day go by without warning the populace about the ideas of germanys most dangerous author of specialized books.
Art and coloring books all art and coloring books art books coloring books comic storage all comic storage short boxes. Van helsing graphic novels zenescope entertainment inc. Discover book depositorys huge selection of jan van helsing books online. Professor abraham van helsing was the fictional creation of bram stoker for his dark work of fantasy draculaor was he. Help us improve our author pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image. Kevin ryan is the author of pocket books popular star trek trilogy errand of vengeance, as well as star trek.572 1575 931 892 377 1536 158 635 369 1462 547 1584 140 720 136 506 1449 529 1623 427 718 656 927 950 981 461 966 1302 173 266 1496 1272 348 177 235 272 250 807