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Being in the middle of the series, I was worried that it wouldn’t work as a stand alone, but it did for me at any rate.
Character development was flat and cardboard, and I found it hard to invest emotionally in anyone. An added point of enjoyment is the use of the Serbian word for “fear” strah to devise a fitting name for the titular character.
I, Strahd: The Memoirs of a Vampire (Ravenloft, #7) by P.N. Elrod
Reuniting with his brother opens him up to more depth and, ultimately, temptation. Suffice it to say I forgot about it and never touched it until the past few days, as I was gobbling up text to prepare myself as a DM in the same campaign.
Whatever the reason, it just felt like the book was way too fast and I couldn’t really get into Strahd’s motivations or personality.
It’s incredible to watch his descent from determined and honourable soldier to self-serving and self-absorbed vampire. This raised a blush on her cheek, and I instantly knew I must put her at ease. He is as poisonous as the fog bordering his lands. That book actually has a sequel I, Strahd: I can hardly see a Forgotten Realms or Pathfinder Tales book without strongly desiring to read it, the ideal situation being a dog-eared used paperback.
This is a very well-written, compelling story of how Strahd became what he is.
The Memoirs of a Vampire (I, Strahd) by P N Elrod
On the bright side, it did give me a good idea of how better to play Strahd when memoire encounters my players! It is darker than the current genre of vampire novels and even though it was written by a lady author seems to have a very masculine point of view. I know that Ravenloft is connected with the Forgotten Realms.
When I discovered this book existed, I grabbed a copy and it has been sitting on my shelf for a while. This is the second of this author’s books I’ve read, and this one puts the kibosh on reading any more.
This is Dracula retold, but Elron does it from the vampire’s perspective and puts meemoirs enough twists and turns to make the story her own. Stradh did a few really horrific things, that never seemed to be mentioned again, but I can only think that being a warrior most of his life that he was able to block the guilt that he should have felt.
May 31, Keith rated it liked it Shelves: This is the kind of story you hope to read when you pick up a Forgotten Realms-style story or single book in a long series. Dark Alliance Baldur’s Gate: Curse of Strahd fans do well to read it as a guideline of sorts for a more sympathetic and human Strahd, for depth in the world they are to put so much passion in, and for a good book in general that they won’t regret, but one of informative nature, to take what you want and like to make it your own, rather than the imperative ultimate vision While it looked like a decently-sized read, my edition had larger than normal font and whimsically cliche pictures, which I felt padded it into pages when it should have been around A reviewer from Publishers Weekly called the book “a chilling, dark fantasy” and comments: Assassins, murder, betrayal, love, reincarnation, war, tragedy, dark magic.
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Gideon Kibblewhite reviewed I, Strahd: Return to Book Page. Like I said, Strahd is just wonderful. That’s not to say I strahx try to be pious. I can’t tell if it is because there simply isn’t a history written about him or if the author was told not to go into detail about that because it was technically not her character to do so. Dragonlance Forgotten Realms Greyhawk Ravenloft.
However, it’s still hard to find and you’ll more than likely need to find it used. As good as Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter but takes itself more seriously. From this point on, the story was very hard to put down. The Memoirs of a Vampire by P. This leads him to invoke terrible magic, whith unintended and unexpected results.
To be completely honest, I see little to no redeeming qualities to the book at all. I read this book in high school and reread it later in college. me,oirs
I don’t go looking for vampire books like some of these obsessive zealots. The insight offered to that word is truly astounding ot well worth expanding upon. I really enjoyed that. Open Preview See a Problem? I was not aware until I was finished listening that he also narrates the Nicholas Flamel Series.
This is Dracula completely rewritten yet it somehow it works. When I was reading this, I couldn’t help but think when the events of Vampire of the Mists falls, if this happened after the last entry or sometime during. This stands as one of the better Ravenloft novels. Nice job of blending history in with our own world and the paranormal. I have always like Strahd’s character since his introduction in the original Ravenloft adventure which me and my party of adventures failed at our attempt to vanquish this foe- I mempirs have my grudge and have read other novels featuring the vampire.