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The Lesser Dead Trust no one.Did I say trust no one Yes absolutely trust no one Especially bitie little kids with a voracious thirst.Very well written, it get s you in, and there are some classic scenes and images that will linger in my mind the way that a well remembered dream stays with you after you awake.For example, ever seen a strobe light They re used by auto mechanics when checking timing of the engine The thing is that the light strobes at the same rate as the engine moves and makes it look l Trust no one.Did I say trust no one Yes absolutely trust no one Especially bitie little kids with a voracious thirst.Very well written, it get s you in, and there are some classic scenes and images that will linger in my mind the way that a well remembered dream stays with you after you awake.For example, ever seen a strobe light They re used by auto mechanics when checking timing of the engine The thing is that the light strobes at the same rate as the engine moves and makes it look like it s standing still I had the same sense in one of the scenes where some little one was stalking her prey on a subway train and during each of the dark moments they would move And you get a sense that the inbetween periods the movement was magical like a jump without time.Spooky stuff and it s things like that which linger after the event has passed, like the after image of an exploding whit I know there are a lot of vampire novels out there but this book deserves to get top billing in this category The Lesser Dead is an exceptional novel and Christopher Buehlman is an exceptional writer The main blood sucker, Joseph Peacock was 14 when he was turned in the 1930s He s been living in an abandoned section on the New York subway all of his undead life The vamp clan he lives with includes Margaret, the one who changed him The process of Joe s transformation is quite memorable The I know there are a lot of vampire novels out there but this book deserves to get top billing in this category The Lesser Dead is an exceptional novel and Christopher Buehlman is an exceptional writer The main blood sucker, Joseph Peacock was 14 when he was turned in the 1930s He s been living in an abandoned section on the New York subway all of his undead life The vamp clan he lives with includes Margaret, the one who changed him The process of Joe s transformation is quite memorable They all live by her rules Joe maintains hippest status of the current age he s living in In the setting of this novel it s the late 1970s Discotheques and punk rock clubs are all the rage and Joe has no problem making them work for him But in the subways there is a new brood of hungry vampire children killing commuters by the train load Joe s clan is worried they will bring unwanted attention to them so they must take action to stop them.From this point Buehlman takes you for qu The Secret Is, Vampires Are Real And I Am One.The Secret Is, I M Stealing From You What Is Most Truly Yours And I M Not Sorry New York City In 1978 Is A Dirty, Dangerous Place To Live And Die Joey Peacock Knows This As Well As Anybody He Has Spent The Last Forty Years As An Adolescent Vampire, Perfecting The Routine He Now Enjoys Womanizing In Punk Clubs And Discotheques, Feeding By Night, And Sleeping By Day With Others Of His Kind In The Macabre Labyrinth Under The City S Sidewalks.The Subways Are His Playground And His Highway, Shuttling Him Throughout Manhattan To Bleed The Unsuspecting In The Sheep Meadow Of Central Park Or In The Backseats Of Checker Cabs, Or Even Those In Their Own Apartments Who Are Too Hypnotized By Sitcoms To Notice Him Opening Their Windows It S Almost Too Easy.Until One Night He Sees Them Hunting On His Beloved Subway The Children With The Merry Eyes Vampires, Like Him Or Not Like Him Whatever They Are, Whatever Their Appearance Means, The Undead In The Tunnels Of Manhattan Are Not As Safe As They Once Were.And Neither Are The Rest Of Us. It is simply unfair how well Buehlman can craft a story The thing that really stands out about his work is that with a, say, King or Koontz, I can summarize the story with one sentence and feel that many times they started the writing process based on that what if With him, I can t and many times I feel like he writes in a way that makes me wonder if he wasn t actually at the events he novelized and is offe Buehlman between two fires ,, Buehlman between two fires ,Lesser Dead Buelhman , Those Across the River ,Buehlman genreRobin Hobb ,70, Buehlman , Pod s encontrar esta y otras rese as en mi blog The Lesser Dead es la cuarta novela de Christopher Buehlman, un autor que comenc a leer el a o pasado y que me sorprendi con la excelente calidad de sus historias de terror al momento de escribir esta rese a llevo le dos Los del otro lado yBetween Two Firesy les puedo asegurar que estamos ante un autor brillante The Lesser Dead no es la excepci n, creo que es incluso mejor que sus libros anteriores y es posiblemente la mejor novela Pod s encontrar esta y otras rese as en mi blog The Lesser Dead es la cuarta novela de Christopher Buehlman, un autor que comenc a leer el a o pasado y que me sorprendi con la excelente calidad de sus historias de terror al momento de escribir esta rese a llevo le dos Los del otro lado yBetween Two Firesy les puedo asegurar que estamos ante un autor brillante The Lesser Dead no es la excepci n, creo que es incluso mejor que sus libros anteriores y es posiblemente la mejor novela de vampiros que he le do.Justamente esta es una novela de vampiros en sentido literal porque no hay personajes humanos En este libro solo vas a encontrar los pormenores de la vida de Joey y sus colegas vampiros, los humanos no son m s que alimento.La historia es narrada a partir del diario de Joey Peacock, un vampiro de unos cincuenta a os de edad que, al haber sido convertido a los quince, ha quedado atrap The Lesser DeadRead September 2017I loved, loved, loved this book Christopher Buehlman is a new author to me, and he is amazing The voices of his characters were so strong they drew me into the tunnels of 1970 s New York City New York of this time was known as a dirty, dangerous place and this was conveyed with aplomb Character development was the crowning jewel of this book The voice of each character was unique and independent Because the voices were so well developed, I was sucked into The Lesser DeadRead September 2017I loved, loved, loved this book Christopher Buehlman is a new author to me, and he is amazing The voices of his characters were so strong they drew me into the tunnels of 1970 s New York City New York of this time was known as a dirty, dangerous place and this was conveyed with aplomb Charact Oh man oh man oh man, this book was SO GOOD I very much enjoy a good vampire story now and again Well, a good non teenybopper love story vampire story And a good non urban fantasy series about a tough female protagonist who just happens to boink every goddamned monster she comes across vampire story You know, like a real vampire story. 4 1 2 bumping up to a 5 because that ending surprised the heck out of me Joey Peacock may look sixteen but don t let his youthful looks fool you He s a street savvy vampire who has been sucking blood from the femoral arteries of charmed ladies for decades He has a wicked sense of humor and I truly enjoyed his ugly funny scary take on the day to day life and goings on when one is cursed to live as a vampire Any vampire that turns a kid under thirteen needs to be taken out sunbathing Joey spe 4 1 2 bumping up to a 5 because that ending surprised the heck out of me Joey Peacock may look sixteen but don t let his youthful looks fool you He s a street savvy vampire who has been sucking blood from the femoral arteries of charmed ladies for decades He has a wicked sense of humor and I truly enjoyed his ugly funny scary take on the day t know what you re thinking or might be thinking ugh, vampires, soooo done to death sorry about that But bear with me, here We re talking about Christopher Buehlman, author of Those Across the River, The Necromancer s House, and Between Two Fires This man has a very solid history of excellence, so when I saw that The Lesser Dead was a vampire tale, I didn t hesitate for even a second.Joey Peacock looks eternally 14, but is actually in his 50s in 19 know what you re thinking or might be thinking ugh, vampires, soooo done to death sorry about that But bear with me, here We re talking about Christopher Buehlman, author of Those Across the River, The Necromancer s House, and Between Two Fires This man has a very solid history of excellence, so when I saw that The Lesser Dead was a vampire tale, I didn t hesitate for even a second.Joey Peacock looks eternally 14, but is actually in his 50s in 1978 New York City He is, of course, also a vampire He sthan a bit cocky, considers himself a ladies man, and loves to look sharp Well, as sharp as one can possibly look when their home is in the tunnels that run under the city That s ok, though, because Joey can glamour a victim in the blink o

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