When schoolboy super-sleuth Henry Hunter uncovers a clue about the legendary Beast of Snagov, the origin of all vampires, he and friend Dolf travel to Whitby and Romania on its trail. Unraveling clues from Bram Stoker's Dracula, and the legend of Vlad the Impaler, they encounter Dracula's daughter Bella Dracula. But is she a friend or a foe? And, can the trio evade the sinister forces that are tracking their every move, intent on releasing the Beast from its underground tomb?
About the Author
John Matthews is a historian, screenwriter and children's author who has produced more than 90 books on myth, the Arthurian Legends and Grail Studies, as well as short stories, a volume of poetry. In 2003 he was the historical advisor to the Jerry Bruckheimer movie King Arthur, and has made appearances on both History Channel and Discovery Channel specials on Arthur and the Holy Grail. He shared a BAFTA award for his work on the educational DVD made to accompany the King Arthur movie. His previous titles include Arthur of Albion, The Barefoot Book of Knights, Pirates, and Pirates: Most Wanted,