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Vampire Academy : a graphic novel

by Dragoon, Leigh, 1976-

Format: Print Book 2011
Availability: Unavailable 0 copies
Look out for Bloodlines , Richelle Mead's new series set in the world of Vampire Academy, coming August 2011!

After two years on the run, best friends Rose and Lissa are caught and returned to St. Vladimir's Academy, a private high school for vampires and half-bloods. It's filled with intrigue, danger - and even romance. Enter their dark, fascinating world through a new series of 144-page full-color graphic novels. The entire first Vampire Academy novel has been adapted for book one by Leigh Dragoon and overseen by Richelle Mead, while the beautiful art of acclaimed British illustrator Emma Vieceli brings the story to life.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Mead's vampire lore makes excellent fodder for graphic-novel adaptation: the kids at the vampire academy are rich and stylish, so we definitely want to see those clothes; some of them are mean but others are sarcastic, so when all those speeches are boiled down to a few balloons and lots of body English, cheering for your idea of the right side is more fun. The story line a contemporary teenage vampire princess and her guardian, a more buxom friend, are returned to their boarding school (St. Vladimir's Academy), where they must face saving the princess from harm without sacrificing the guardian's life or their friendship unfolds coherently and at an even pace. The various boy toys none of whom should be dismissed as powerless playthings are dashing in their behavior as well as their looks. The full-color, glossy panels show off an entire catalog of reds, textures, glinting teeth, and dark recesses of the old school. A fun read even for the vampire weary.--Goldsmith, Francisca Copyright 2010 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Subjects Vampires -- Comic books, strips, etc.
High schools -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Magic -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Social classes -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels.
Young adult fiction.
Publisher New York :Razorbill,2011
Other Titles Works.
Contributors Mead, Richelle. Works.
Vieceli, Emma.
Language English
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 cm
ISBN 9781595144294 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1595144293 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780606230681 (lib. bdg.)
0606230688 (lib. bdg.)
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