Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Be the first to review this product

Availability: In stock

$13.99
OR

Quick Overview

Indiana, 1818. Moonlight falls through the dense woods that surround a one-room cabin, where a nine-year-old Abraham Lincoln kneels at his suffering mother's bedside. She's been stricken with something the old-timers call "Milk Sickness."

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter tpb

Double click on above image to view full picture

Zoom Out
Zoom In

More Views

  • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter tpb
  • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter tbp (back cover)
  • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter HC Ed.
  • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter HC Ed. (back cover)

Details

"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 Lincoln, he writes in his journal, "henceforth my life shall be one of rigorous study and devotion. I shall become a master of mind and body. And this mastery shall have but one purpose..." Gifted with his legendary height, strength, and skill with an ax, Abe sets out on a path of vengeance that will lead him all the way to the White House.

While Abraham Lincoln is widely lauded for saving a Union and freeing millions of slaves, his valiant fight against the forces of the undead has remained in the shadows for hundreds of years. That is, until Seth Grahame-Smith stumbled upon The Secret Journal of Abraham Lincoln, and became the first living person to lay eyes on it in more than 140 years.

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.

Additional Information

Author Seth Grahame-Smith
Publisher Grand Central Publishing
Page Count 352pp
Publication Size 5.25 x 8
Publication Notes trade paperback
Publication Date April 2011
ISBN 978-0446563079

Product Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.