Jane Slayre

Jane Slayre

Book - 2010 | 1st Gallery Books trade pbk.. ed.
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" READER, I BURIED HIM . "

A timeless tale of love, devotion . . . and the undead.



Jane Slayre, our plucky demon-slaying heroine, a courageous orphan who spurns the detestable vampyre kin who raised her, sets out on the advice of her ghostly uncle to hone her skills as the fearless slayer she's meant to be. When she takes a job as a governess at a country estate, she falls head-over-heels for her new master, Mr. Rochester, only to discover he's hiding a violent werewolf in the attic--in the form of his first wife. Can a menagerie of bloodthirsty, flesh-eating, savage creatures-of-the-night keep a swashbuckling nineteenth-century lady from the gentleman she intends to marry? Vampyres, zombies, and werewolves transform Charlotte Bront#65533;'s unforgettable masterpiece into an eerie paranormal adventure that will delight and terrify.



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Publisher: New York : Gallery Books, 2010.
Edition: 1st Gallery Books trade pbk.. ed.
ISBN: 9781439191187
1439191182
Branch Call Number: FIC ERWIN
Characteristics: 396 p. ; 21 cm.
Additional Contributors: Brontë, Charlotte 1816-1855. Jane Eyre.

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indigo_fox_109
Aug 02, 2015

LOVED it

bookfanatic1979 Feb 19, 2013

I know that re-writing classics in a paranormal vein is the new fad, but I don't really see what the draw is. With all due respect, the stories seem to be 98% the same as the original, just with a few new words and paragraphs added here and there. Maybe that's the point, but I may as well just read the originals and save myself the trouble.

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dragon42
Oct 26, 2010

I had a lot of fun reading this book. It was a great twist on classical literature. Definitely worth a read for some relaxing vampire slaying content.

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