“There are no vampires in Japan. That is the position of the Emperor. The Emperor is wrong...”
In 1899 Geneviève Dieudonné travels to Japan with a group of vampires exiled from Great Britain by Prince Dracula. They are allowed to settle in Yōkai Town, the district of Tokyo set aside for Japan’s own vampires, an altogether strange and less human breed than the nosferatu of Europe. Yet it is not the sanctuary they had hoped for, as a vicious murderer sets vampire against vampire, and Yōkai Town is revealed to be more a prison than a refuge. Geneviève and her undead comrades will be forced to face new enemies and the horrors hidden within the Temple of One Thousand Monsters…
About the Author
KIM NEWMAN is a well known and highly acclaimed author. He has won the Bram Stoker, British Fantasy and British Science Fiction Awards and been nominated for the Hugo, International Horror Guild, and World Fantasy Awards. He is also the author of Horror: The 100 Best Books with Stephen Jones. His reviews appear often in Empire magazine and he has written for Time Out and many other publications. He makes frequent appearances on radio and TV. He lives in London.