Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Waiting on Wednesday [7] - iDrakula

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly post started by Breaking the Spine. It is a feature showcases upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

I don't usually read books that are a retelling of Dracula, but every once in a while once comes along that catches my eye. iDrakula is definitely one of those times. It looks pretty interesting, and I'm really loving the cover art. :)

Title: iDrakula
Author: Bekka Black
Release Date: October 1, 2010

Book Summary:

18-year-old Jonathan Harker is diagnosed with a rare
blood disorder after visiting a Romanian Count. His
girlfriend Mina and a pre-med student named Van Helsing
team up to investigate the source of the disease. The
teenagers discover a horrifying truth: the Count is a

The harrowing events unfold through emails, text messages,
web pages, Twitter feeds, and instant messaging—the natural
modernization of Bram Stoker’s original Dracula, which was written in
letters, diary entries, and news clippings.

Summary from Sourcebooks 2010 Fall Catalog

Make sure to check out the iDrakula group @ Teen Fire


  1. Hm this is a concept that could be really cool, or not. I will have this on my radar.

  2. I really really want to read this!


  3. This one sounds good Anna, I like the cover art too.

    Your new background is so pretty!

  4. This seems like such a natural evolving of the story. We've gone from letter writing to computers and e-mails, twitter, etc. Interesting concept that a dracula story could be re-vamped this way also.

  5. Hey, I just read this one too! Check out my review at!



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