Abraham Lincoln (Hardcover)
Grand Central Publishing, 9780446563086, 352pp.
Publication Date: March 2, 2010
Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (3/1/2010)
Mass Market (4/1/2012)
Compact Disc (3/1/2010)
Hardcover, Large Print, Large Print (6/1/2010)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (3/2/2010)
"My baby boy..." she whispers before dying.
Only later will the grieving Abe learn that his mother's fatal affliction was actually the work of a vampire.
When the truth becomes known to young
While Abraham Lincoln is widely lauded for saving a
Using the journal as his guide and writing in the grand biographical style of Doris Kearns Goodwin and David McCullough, Seth has reconstructed the true life story of our greatest president for the first time-all while revealing the hidden history behind the Civil War and uncovering the role vampires played in the birth, growth, and near-death of our nation.
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Praise For Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter…
"Evocative...Grahame-Smith [is] a lively, fluent writer with a sharp sense of tone and pace."—TIME
"Thanks to P&P&Z, a delicious mutant book craze was born. But then opportunists infested the territory...It's nice to see plucky Grahame-Smith retake his turf."—Entertainment Weekly
"Not just the Lincoln biography we've all been waiting for. It's also the funniest, most action-packed and weirdly well-researched account of the Civil War you'll probably read in a long time. Grahame-Smith could be poised to become the Howard Zinn of vampire-related alterna-history."—Vanity Fair
"Grahame-Smith does an excellent job of capturing the spirit of this style of story-telling, mixing historically accurate anecdotes with entries from Lincoln's fictional secret journal, weaving the vampire elements into the story in a manner that's quite believable."—Wired