4.2 • 117 Ratings; $14.99 ; Listen $14.99; Listen Publisher Description. but there is no reason to rip apart the author and treat the book it if it were to be more than just that- a story. James is well traveled and well read, and he makes Patricia feel things she hasn’t felt in years. the southern book club's guide to slaying vampires by Grady Hendrix ‧ RELEASE DATE: April 7, 2020 Things are about to get bloody for a group of Charleston housewives. “Sometimes she craved a little danger. My vote for Goodreads choice awards for horror genre! Make no mistake: This is a proper horror novel and not for the squeamish (if you have a particular aversion to vermin, consider yourself duly warned). Plain and simple. Fried Green Tomatoes and Steel Magnolias meet Dracula in this Southern-flavored supernatural thriller set in the '90s about a women's book club that must protect … Fan-freaking-tastic!! For those who enjoy a good vampire story with a dose of Southern humor, the book is a good introduction to Hendrix’s style. I can't wait to see what he comes up with next, as it just seems that he keeps getting better with each release! Hands down. THE SOUTHERN BOOK CLUB’S GUIDE to SLAYING VAMPIRES by Grady Hendrix Rob B October 20, 2020 0 Comment Southern housewives fighting evil…one could argue they fight the good fight every day in the form of their children and husbands, but Grady Hendrix places a vampire in a small southern town as the dark, disruptive force. Such an appropriate title for our group! I also really hated some of the male characters, one husband in particular. The New York Times Best Seller #1 April LibraryReads Pick April Indie Next Pick Goodreads Big Book of Spring Steel Magnolias meets Dracula in this '90s-set horror novel about a women's book club that must do battle with a mysterious newcomer to their small Southern town, perfect for murderinos and fans of Stephen King. Or in other words, believe women. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires is a horror novel by Grady Hendrix, who previously wrote My Best Friend’s Exorcism and Horrorstör. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires Grady Hendrix, 2020 Quirk Books 408 pp. He does a wonderful job of putting the reader in Patricia’s perspective, building up empathy for everything she experiences from the moment she is introduced in the opening pages. In the end, The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires is a book that deserves every bit of the hype that it is currently getting. Some even applaud the (male) author for being so good at writing female characters and I sit here flabbergasted, trying make my brain comprehend how they came to. Quirk Books very kindly sent me an ARC of The Southern Book Club Guides to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix which is released April 7th 2020. Buy The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix from Waterstones today! What a magnificent surprise! Grab your copy HERE!. Patricia Campbell's life has never felt smaller. It is a clever twist on traditional vampire fiction; one that seems like a perfect combination of Desperate Housewives and Dracula. Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Horror (2020). Soon enough, Patricia finds these women to be the friends she’d been missing in her life. I wish I could know this about every book I pick up.. so thanks for asking the question Lelouch. For those who enjoy a good vampire story with a dose of Southern humor, the book is a good introduction to Hendrix’s style. The days are long, her kids are ungrateful, her husband is distant, and her to-do list is never really done. What a magnificent surprise! Book Review: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix November 24, 2020 November 23, 2020 “Let me tell you something….there’s nothing nice about Southern … Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published that’s fine. Brief Summary of Book: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix. I couldn’t put this book down, day or night. Does this kind of thing happen in the South? by Quirk Books, The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires. Steel Magnolias meets DRACULA in this '90s-set horror novel about a women's book club that must do battle with a mysterious newcomer to their small Southern town, perfect for murderinos and fans of Stephen King. We follow Patricia a bored, middle-aged housewife who is attacked by a neighbour on the way home from a book club meeting. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix, 9781683691457, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Book Review: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix. But Patricia finds solace in not just the more interesting books of her new book club, but the friendships she cultivates, many of whom are housewives to affluent, successful husbands. Let me tell you something…there’s nothing nice about Southern ladies.”, Review originally posted to Cemetery Dance April 1st, 2020, I liked the writing of The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires very much except for the extreme, over the top, way too much (for me) gory and gross passages describing, in too much detail, rats, roaches (the worst! Fan-freaking-tastic!! At times this was a humorous book with cute little Southern idioms and then it totally went gothic and serious. the southern book club’s guide to slaying vampires Grady Hendrix Steel Magnolias meets Dracula in this ’90s-set horror novel about a women’s book club that must do battle with a mysterious newcomer to their small Southern town, perfect for murderinos and fans of Stephen King. One evening after book club, Patricia is viciously attacked by an elderly neighbor, bringing the neighbor’s handsome nephew, James Harris, into her life. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires Grady Hendrix. Evil in a small town is one of my absolute favorite horror tropes and THE SOUTHERN BOOK CLUB’S GUIDE TO SLAYING VAMPIRES aces it! I read My Best Friend's Exorcism last year, as I am new to the Grady Hendrix game, and loved it, although I thought it was more of a young adult read. I rated this novel 5 stars. I read My Best Friend's Exorcism last year, as I am new to the Grady Hendrix game, and loved it, although I thought it was more of a young adult read. Refresh and try again. Through Patricia, Hendrix realistically establishes suburban southern life (after all, he grew up in a town very much like the one depicted in the novel) only to show how it can be disrupted and also potentially maintained through the strength and conviction of one character. ), that turns from reading fiction to true crime. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix. This is my favorite read of the year, thus far. The story was light and engaging. Southern housewives fighting evil…one could argue they fight the good fight every day in the form of their children and husbands, but Grady Hendrix places a vampire in a small southern town as the dark, disruptive force. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires is a horror novel by Grady Hendrix, who previously wrote My Best Friend’s Exorcism and Horrorstör. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires series in the works at Amazon. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers Welcome back. (2011 – 2020) – It’s a Wrap! We read books quarterly, and each quarter has a theme. Am I the only one that is still angry and thinking the men got away to easy??? Evil in a small town is one of my absolute favorite horror tropes and THE SOUTHERN BOOK CLUB'S GUIDE TO SLAYING VAMPIRES aces it! Quirk, $21.99 (400p) ISBN 978-1-68369-143-3. It was released on the 7th of July 2020 by Quirk Books. However, other members of the club approach her and bring her into their fold for another club with books that Patricia actually enjoys reading. Steel Magnolias meets Dracula in this ’90s-set horror novel about a women’s book club that must do battle with a mysterious newcomer to their small Southern town, perfect for murderinos and fans of Stephen King. the southern book club’s guide to slaying vampires Grady Hendrix Steel Magnolias meets Dracula in this ’90s-set horror novel about a women’s book club that must do battle with a mysterious newcomer to their small Southern town, perfect for murderinos and fans of Stephen King. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires ... brings the vampire activity to the women’s attention showing them how the black children were falling prey to him and because they were from the black community it never made the papers and … Picture a small, well to do community where no one locks their doors, the kids are safe playing outside until dark or even after dark, the men earn the income, and their high achieving housewives iron socks a. I liked the writing of The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires very much except for the extreme, over the top, way too much (for me) gory and gross passages describing, in too much detail, rats, roaches (the worst! The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires: A Novel Hardcover | Kindle | Audiobook By Grady Hendrix Publisher: Quirk Books Release date: … Having said that I am not a big fan of vampire stories (although I truly loved The Passage and that was a vampire book of sorts). Original Title ISBN "B07MB46BSQ" published on "2020-4-7". The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires is very much her story, an alternate title could have been: Patricia Campbell: Vampire Hunting Housewife…or something like that. At these meetings they’re as likely to talk about the Manson family as they are about their own families. My Best Friend's Exorcism and Horrorstör, have been optioned for film adaptations, while The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires is slated for a television adaptation. The story was light and engaging. I’m over here dying for your next novel to devour. Patricia Campbell’s life has never felt smaller. For this summer, we read a book about vampires: “The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires” by Grady Hendrix, in fact. If this had happened at my house I would have burnt the thing down or me and my neighbors would at least be concerned about the sewer system. Patricia makes some missteps along the way when James Harris, the aforementioned charming stranger, shows up to care for his elderly aunt, Anne Savage. We follow Patricia a bored, middle-aged housewife who is attacked by a neighbour on the way home from a book club meeting. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires A Novel. It was released on the 7th of July 2020 by Quirk Books. Here’s our review of Grady Hendrix’s The Southern Book Club’s Guide To Slaying Vampires. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix Published by Quirk Books on April 7, 2020 Genres: Horror, Fantasy, Vampires Pages: 400 Format: eBook Source: Purchased ASIN: B07MB46BSQ Amazon ♥ Goodreads. This author is great at his wordsmith and has solid writing craft. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. April 7th 2020 As you’ll see, it’s not a fair fight.” – Grady Hendrix. In my opinion, this is the book that will elevate Hendrix among some of the best in the horror business, I know he's become one of my favorite writers now. We follow Patricia a bored, middle-aged housewife who is attacked by a neighbour on the way home from a book club meeting. Hendrix's new novel, The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires, stars a group of determined women who band together to take on a suave supernatural threat in their community. RSS - About - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service. I love the 90’s suburban mom vibes and I’m not even a huge fan of reading about vampires but this book was just so fun and creepy, and there were definitely a few scary scenes that have stayed in my brain since I finished it. 4.1 • 206 Ratings; $13.99; $13.99; Publisher Description. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires Grady Hendrix. It was released on the 7th of July 2020 by Quirk Books. There is so much packed into this little book and the audio was amazing! I knew the premise of this book going in. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires is a horror novel by Grady Hendrix, who previously wrote My Best Friend’s Exorcism and Horrorstör. After finishing this book, my first horror/thriller novel, I can firmly say that I will never read another one. I’m so over it. I'd also like to point out that the author included sexism, racism, and abuse in all forms but it was never a statement piece, the book never came out against it or punished those that perpetrated it so it was normalization. Little by little, James will insinuate himself into Patricia’s life and try to take everything she took for granted—including the book club—but she won’t surrender without a fight in this blood-soaked tale of neighborly kindness gone wrong. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix available in Hardcover on Powells.com, also read synopsis and reviews. It was such a fun rollercoaster ride and I appreciated the way Hendrix used his storytelling to address themes of racism, socioeconomic disparity, sexism and elitism. A spirited New York Times bestseller! The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires is a horror novel by Grady Hendrix, who previously wrote My Best Friend’s Exorcism and Horrorstör. This novel was definitely more mature and, I felt, written so much better to the point of completely selling me on him! The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires is a horror novel by Grady Hendrix, who previously wrote My Best Friend’s Exorcism and Horrorstör. Such an appropriate title for our group! It was released on the 7th of July 2020 by Quirk Books. When I can manage it, I share reviews of the books we read. Cannot wait to see how these unique characters will come to life on screen! April 11, 2020 April 11, 2020 Sarah O'Donnell Literary Arts. Grady builds tension slowly, methodically, and brilliantly through the first third of the novel. I loved the opening, the voice of the character. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires has been met with a fairly strong reception on Goodreads. While James Harris as the vampire is the most blatant monster, he only serves to show how bad man can be and how less overt ways of misogyny can be dangerous. This book was getting so much hype so I decided to check it out. It was released on the 7th of July 2020 by Quirk Books. The narrator was exceptional and I loved her different voices for the characters and how she delivered the story. Pleasant, doesn’t have much excuse for her wanderlust. The majority of the early portion of the novel establishes Patricia’s life; two teenage children – a girl who is growing distant, a son who is increasingly fascinated by violence; her elderly mother in law, Miss Mary, who suffers from dementia, and her husband, Carter, largely absent from family life as he is growing his career. THE SOUTHERN BOOK CLUB’S GUIDE to SLAYING VAMPIRES by Grady Hendrix, SFFWorld Best of the Decade – Rob Bedford, The Saints of Salvation by Peter F Hamilton, Countdown to Hallowe’en 2020 – Perchance to Dream by Charles Beaumont. I managed to get through the book and I have such a hard time not. Patricia Campbell’s life has never felt smaller. The characters are unique and the repartee real and enjoyable. When I can manage it, I share reviews of the books we read. The characters are unique and the repartee real and enjoyable. Set in the 90’s, we begin with a southern ladies book club, (surprise! Patricia invites him into her house and helps him to establish his financial foundation in the town. As this strange summer of staying put winds down, one thing remains truer than ever: Books offer us endless adventure and new horizons to... To see what your friends thought of this book. But after suave newcomer James joins their club and children start disappearing, Southern life turns deadly… I was very excited to hear that the rights have been acquired by Amazon for a film adaptation. What an insane, intense and gripping horror novel. However, for some readers, it may be a tad too brutal as it does involve some heavy themes later on in the story. I have always said that I will read anything-any genre as long as it is written well. However, for some readers, it may be a tad too brutal as it does involve some heavy themes later on in the story. She’s terrified to show up at a book club meeting, having to take her turn to lead the discussion for the monthly book which she hasn’t read. We’d love your help. Grady Hendrix is growing into a master of the horror genre with each book he publishes, he’s become a must read for me and The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires is just proof of his mastery of storytelling. First, a quick synopsis: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to slaying Vampires is 1990’s housewives meets Dracula, with a whole heap of Southern charm. I managed to get through the book and I have such a hard time not. This novel was definitely more mature and, I felt, written so much better to the point of completely selling me on him! Find books like The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires from the world’s largest community of readers. Shortly after his arrival, the typically mundane elements of Mount Pleasant are overshadowed by strange and dark events, which begins with Patricia finding James’s “Aunt” scrounging in the garbage before being attacked by the Aunt, Patricia soon suspects James’s charming nature is just a high gloss exterior hiding something a little darker. Goodreads Big Book of Spring Steel Magnolias meets Dracula in this '90s-set horror novel about a women's book club that must do battle with a mysterious newcomer to their small Southern town, perfect for murderinos and fans of Stephen King. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires: A Novel Hardcover | Kindle | Audiobook By Grady Hendrix Publisher: Quirk Books Release date: … But when children on the other side of town go missing, their deaths written off by local police, Patricia has reason to believe James Harris is more of a Bundy than a Brad Pitt. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix, 9781683691433, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Patricia Campbell’s life has never felt smaller. OTHER BOOKS. The Southern Book Club’s Guide To Slaying Vampires audiobook by Grady Hendrix, narrated by Bahni Turpin. And that was why she had book club.”, “He thinks we’re what we look like on the outside: nice Southern ladies. We follow Patricia a bored, middle-aged housewife who is attacked by a neighbour on the way home from a book club meeting. Not a lot of people know this, but in the two years it took him to write SOUTHERN BOOK CLUB he wore the exact same penguin costume every day while he wrote. It’s a fictional, narrative. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix - Restarting November 28th 2020: 70 71: Dec 08, 2020 01:27PM Stephen King Fans: The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires : 18 111: Dec 06, 2020 12:02PM Challenge Corner: November 2020 Standalone BOTM - The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires, by Grady Hendrix Price: $15.29 (hardcover) Plot Summary: Patricia Campbell’s life has never felt smaller. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £25. The men also have their, not to be discussed, extracurricular activities while the women are bored out of their gourds, almost wishing for a murder or kidnapping or something interesting to happen. By the end of this book I genuinely cared for every single one of the book club members and what happened to them. SFFWorld Best of the Decade – Shellie Horst, SFFWorld Best of the Decade – Mark Chitty. I do intend to own this title one day, it just has to wait on a list a bit first. I knew the premise of this book going in. REVIEW: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires. It was released on the 7th of July 2020 by Quirk Books. I have always said that I will read anything-any genre as long as it is written well. We read books quarterly, and each quarter has a theme. “Let me tell you something…there is nothing nice about Southern ladies.” Pitched as “Steel Magnolias” meets Dracula, The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires is everything a reader like me—who grew up simultaneously reading The Babysitter’s Club and Goosebumps—has been waiting for.Thank you, Grady Hendrix, thank you. They all eat up some true crime novels. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires. 6 Horror Reads That Will Haunt You Even More Than the Year 2020. by Sara Roncero-Menendez. REVIEW: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires April 11, 2020 April 11, 2020 Sarah O'Donnell Literary Arts After finishing this book, my first horror/thriller novel, I can firmly say that I will never read another one. Download Book "The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires" by Author "Grady Hendrix" in [PDF] [EPUB]. Why does every single thing need to be a discussion about race or equality or gender roles. In other words, Grady Hendrix has created a vampire that he can truly call his own, very much like Anne Rice gave the world LeStat and Stephen King gave the world Kurt Barlow. This is my favorite read of the year, thus far. A group of southern women get together to have a small "it's not a book club" meeting. Love your writing! Check your inbox or spam folder now to confirm your subscription. This was so much more than just a story about a vampire and a book club of southern ladies, this book was about families, money, loss, everyday lif. But after suave newcomer James joins their club and children start disappearing, Southern life turns deadly… As of May 11th 2020 Hendrix has also started his own podcast called Super Scary Haunted Homeschool. ), that turns from reading fiction to true crime. Let’s get to the Vampire, James Harris. Published by Quirk Books | April 2020 Hardcover | 403 Pages http://www.gradyhendrix.com/ Review copy purchased, Share this post: on Twitter on Facebook on Google+. November 24, 2020 November 23, 2020 “Let me tell you something….there’s nothing nice about Southern ladies.” Order on Amazon! Zusammenfassung: Geplante Amazon-Serie basierend auf dem gleichnamigen Buch von … The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires It did not seem to be my regular type of reading material but the title intrigued me a lot and I listened to the Audio. As of May 11th 2020 Hendrix has also started his own podcast called Super Scary Haunted Homeschool. Hendrix sets the tone for Patricia early on – for a woman who once helped to save lives as a nurse, “domestic life” has transformed her personality into something…mousy. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I know I shouldn't judge a book by its title, but, I struggled with the rating of this book between three and four stars (so 3.5). Pleasant, South Carolina he brings Patricia Campbell’s book club under his spell, thrusting Patricia – who gave up her successful career as a nurse to raise her two children so her husband could have his burgeoning career as a doctor – at the center of events. I loved the opening, the voice of the character. Grady Hendrix. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires [Hendrix, Grady] on Amazon.com. Some of the elements are the same, in terms of how the community as a whole is affected and a unique protagonist (how many housewives/mothers of two are vampire hunters these days) that elicits support, but Hendrix has carved out his own story. Why does every s. It’s a fictional, narrative. In fact, out of all the many horror/true crime books mentioned in this novel, I think the only one I read was In Cold Blood (which I enjoyed!). And 100% not even comparable to current day because a main character is a vampire. It’s funny that I’m currently reading this book right after finishing Hood Feminism as well. The Southern Book Club’s Guide To Slaying Vampires review: No books harmed! The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires. We follow Patricia a bored, middle-aged housewife who is attacked by a neighbour on the way home from a book club meeting. Click to read more about The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix. Patricia is bored with her life in the burbs — with the exception of her close-knit true crime book club. by Grady Hendrix. It did not seem to be my regular type of reading material but the title intrigued me a lot and I listened to the Audio. Patricia Campbell has a full life, but she wouldn't necessarily consider it fulfilling. Start by marking “The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires” as Want to Read: Error rating book. Her husband is a workaholic, her teenage kids have their own lives, her senile mother-in-law needs constant care, and she’s always a step behind on her endless to-do list. There is so much packed into this little book and the audio was amazing! The Southern Book Club’s Guide To Slaying Vampires: A Novel. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires. ), spiders, blood sucking, like I never imagined it, horribleness. People's refusal to see sexism and harmful representation when it looks them straight in the face is what led this book to have such great reviews. They don't read the normal types of books though. When a charming drifter shows up in Mt. I was also not that impressed with the book and ag. Release Date: April 7, 2020. An unassuming name, but what Grady does with the vampire mythos in the character is both 100% true to some of the collectively held (and adored) tropes, but spins them out logically with a modern sensibility. Quirk, $21.99 (400p) ISBN 978-1-68369-143-3. 0. SFFWorld Best of the Decade! I am on the fence on how I feel. They enjoy the time between the women and it becomes their escape. Does this kind of thing hap. A spirited New York Times bestseller! Publisher: Quirk Books. The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires series in the works at Amazon. James is a monster of a different kind—and Patricia has already invited him in. The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires 作者 : Grady Hendrix 出版社: Quirk Books 出版年: 2020-4-7 页数: 400 定价: USD15.29 装帧: Hardcover ISBN: 9781683691433 By the time this book was finished that costume was a rancid, disgusting mess and he had to have it pulled from his body by hooks and burned because it was a biohazard. Hendrix does a really nice job of giving each of these women (Kitty, Slick, Maryellen, Grace) a unique voice and identity. This book had very many creepy, gory moments, so I definitely see it being in the horror genre, but it had many other elements to it that make it hard to classify and put into just one box. A satire. ISBN-13: 9781683691433 Summary Steel Magnolias meets Dracula in this '90s-set horror novel about a women's book club that must do battle with a mysterious newcomer to their small Southern town, perfect for murderinos and fans of Stephen King. A women's book club in the deep south tries to protect its suburban community from a mysterious stranger with supernatural abilities. The narrator was exceptional and I loved her different voices for the characters and how she delivered the story. See all 14 questions about The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires…, Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot, Nenia ✨️ Socially Awkward Trash Panda ✨️ Campbell, The Southern Bookclub's Guide to Killing Vampires (Grady Hendrix) - December 2020 Adult BOM - starts 2 Dec, The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix - Restarting November 28th 2020, November 2020 Standalone BOTM - The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires, by Grady Hendrix, free, amazing, and did I mention free podcasts of his fiction on Pseudopod, Goodreads Members Suggest: 32 ‘Vacation’ Reads. ), spiders, blood sucking, like I never imagined it, horribleness. 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