Vampires (Monster Mania)
by John Malam (Author) and Vincent Boulanger (Illustrator)
32 pages

Booktalk: Unearth all the most chillling legends and mysteries aoubut VAMPIRES! Did you know that vampires have no reflection? Or that Count Dracula was based on a Romanian prince? Or that holly thorns protect against vampires?

The meaning of “vampire”
No one really knows where the word “vampire” comes from. Some say it comes from the Lithuanian word wempti, which means “to drink.” Some say it’s from the Turkish word uber, meaning “witch.”

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