The Vampire Tapestry by Suzy McKee Charnas

The Vampire Tapestry

Edward Weyland is far from your average vampire: not only is he a respected anthropology professor but his condition is biological — rather than supernatural. He lives discrete lifetimes bounded by decades of hibernation and steals blood from labs rather than committing murder. Weyland is a monster who must form an uneasy empathy with his prey in order to survive, and The...

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The Vampire Tapestry Reviews

  • Kate
    vampires are publishing gold right now, what with the fallout from Twilight, Anita Blake and True Blood. When publishers have a 'vampire Romance' section on their website, you know the purchasing power a literary fad has got to be considerable indeed. Some folks are ok with chewing through every vam...
  • Jennifer Lane
    What an interesting vampire book. I'm not very familiar with the genre (Twilight is my only reference) and The Vampire Tapestry is quite different from the Twilight series. There are five novellas featuring Dr. Edward Lewis Weyland: a tall, suave, gray-haired, slightly stooped vampire. (This book wa...
  • Kitty
    Ugh. Got to the part where the main character starts to blame the victim for being raped on campus by saying "no real woman" would let that happen to her and got so disgusted I couldn't finish. This followed by her saying another character was all but a bleeding hippy for wanting to save the ozone l...
  • Tanja
    So this book is divided into 5 novellas, some with ludicrous names.I'll review them one by one if I get through them all... There may be mild spoilers...The ancient mind at work: Well... The protagonist was really annoying. As other reviewers have noted she has a ridiculous world view. There's a ser...
  • Christopher Buehlman
    The Vampire Tapestry is unlike any book I have yet read or expect to read. I owe a debt of thanks to Book People in Austin, Texas, for displaying it prominently above a glowing staff review, thus mining this gem from its relative and wholly undeserved obscurity. Suzy McKee Charnas has gifted us with...
  • Jeffrey Keeten
    “The corporeal vampire, if he existed, would be by definition the greatest of all predators, living as he would off the top of the food chain.” Dr. Edward Weyland, professor of Anthropology, is conducting a sleep study as part of his teaching program. It is very popular with the students, ...
  • Karl
    This is copy 40 of 150 signed and numbered copies signed by Suzy McKee Charnas, Nancy Baker, Benjamin Mowak, Jeffrey Allan Love ...

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