I, Strahd has ratings and reviews. Edmund said: This book should be called, What if Dracula won and was a Total Badass! What I learned from t. Read I, Strahd: The Memoirs of a Vampire (Ravenloft #7) online free from your iPhone, iPad, android, Pc, Mobile. I, Strahd: The Memoirs of a Vampire is a. To win the hand of the beautiful Tatyana, Strahd Von Zarovich, the ruthless leader of the darklords, will do anything, even enter a pact with Death that must be.

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Also, this is book one about Strahd.

The Memoirs of a Vampire

Elrod’s strong prose and excellent pacing are not diminished by being confined to the boundaries of a pre-established universe. I was not expecting to like this book as much as I did.

Unfair of me to subject this to such scrutiny? Hearing the good news, Strahd’s younger brother, Sergei, comes to live with Strahd. Until a malfunction forces his engineer wife to the edge of the habitable zone to inspect the damage. This is why we can’t have nice things.

Stradh is not exactly a sympathetic character, but this being written from his point of view, it is easier to understand his harsh reign.

This book is good, but the second book is even better. To be honest, I preferred the book until Strad’s transformation into a vampire. Strahd is forever changed and lives an endless life in search of his one true love until Without giving away anything that isn’t on the back cover, I just thought his feelings about Tatyana came out of the blue, and were uncharacteristic — required by the story rather than naturally evolving.


Refresh and try again. I think the problem I have with this book is how basic it is.

I, Strahd: The Memoirs of a Vampire

He is the protagonist in this one, and it is a winner. I’d give 5 stars for that part and 4 for rest of the book. No, but it wasn’t fantastic either. The novel is clumsily memoira, filled with poor word choices and laughable lines. I don’t know what that I thought they were, but I didn’t think they would be this.

On the bright side, it did give me a good idea of how better to play Strahd when he encounters my players! It is darker than the current vamipre of vampire novels and even though it was written by a lady author seems to have a very masculine point of view.

Challenge Unbound Deathlord, Book 1 By: I don’t go looking for vampire books like some of these obsessive zealots. Elrod has written over 24 full-length novels and numerous short stories. I’m being sucked back into the mists, the demiplane of dread has me again!!!

A Vampire very much in the style of Dracula, with the wolves, I’ve listened to this audio book more times than I can count. Let me summarize my points. They do not speak of their secrets.

This title kicks off The Legend of Drizzt series, which will showcase the classic dark elf novels in these new audiobook editions. Like Rhe said not a bad book but nothing that really stands out in memoifs genre. Would you listen to I, Strahd: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I took one of her hands, and she straightened how like a tall flower she was, and with a bow, lightly kissed her fingertips.


Thanks for telling us about the problem. Calling himself Jack Thorn, he chooses an undead race, Deathlord. Chronicles, Book 1 By: The brother and best friend who are terribly wronged by Strahd.

The Memoirs of a Vampire (I, Strahd) by P N Elrod

Other pages were thin and desiccated, positively yellow from age, and crackled alarmingly as Van Richten turned them over. Elrod makes Strahd incredibly three dimensional. An excellent classic vampire story Straud you consider the audio edition of I, Strahd: Which scene was your favorite? However, the Ravenloft novel line was discontinued in the late ‘s, and was brought back under the new title of Ravenloft Covenant in the mid ‘s and I, Strahd: Oct 27, Edmund Feliciano rated it it was amazing.

Overall, the first half was excellent, with a powerful feel of realism maybe more so because I was reading it vqmpire a quiet, thundery daybut when it got to the part with Tatyana, it started to lose believability for me.