Synopses & Reviews
Darren Shan, the vampire's assistant, gets a taste of the city when he leaves the Cirque Du Freak with Evra the snake-boy and Mr. Crepsley. When corpses are discovered drained of blood, Darren and Evra are compelled to confront a foul creature of the night who may prove to be the end of them all.
"[Tunnels of Blood and Vampire Mountain] combine suspense with gory yet fascinating detail, occasional pathos, and even a bit of humor. The cliffhanging ending promises more to come. Two thumping good reads for fans." Debbie Carton, Booklist
"Shan will continue to draw Goosebumps graduates with this third installment in the series....The story is compulsively readable, but it's not for the squeamish." School Library Journal
"After a dark, suspenseful chase of Murlough, Darren shows his resourcefulness in overcoming evil. Darren Shan is building a loyal following with his highly original, highly creative, deliciously creepy tales." Christopher Moning, Children's Literature
"[S]ure to please readers of the first two books....For those fans of Buffy and Angel, here is another book to satisfy their vampiric tastes." VOYA
Darren, Evra, and Mr. Crepsley leave the Cirque Du Freak and get a taste of the city, but when corpses drained of blood are discovered, Darren and Evra must confront a dangerous creature of the night.
Described in stomach-churning detail, the story is compulsively readable. But it's not for the squeamish."