The Priest of Blood

The Priest of Blood

by Douglas Clegg
The Priest of Blood

The Priest of Blood

by Douglas Clegg



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A hero rises from the shadows of a Dark Age in this epic of "sword, sorcery -- and vampires" from New York Times bestselling author Douglas Clegg.

Aleric the falconer meets his destiny in the bloody clutches of the seductive Pythia, sending him on a quest to unearth the mysteries and mythology of the ancient vampyre race. Set in a medieval world of pagan forests and buried kingdoms, dangerous magic and vengeance beyond lifetimes, The Priest of Blood is historical dark fantasy like none before.

Be sure to get the rest of the Vampyricon trilogy:

The Lady of Serpents, Book Two
The Queen of Wolves, Book Three

"Astonishing. Douglas Clegg writes of...nightmares with such clarity and passion you don't end up reading his books; you end up drinking them in. The Priest of Blood is a bloody gem."-- Christopher Rice, New York Times bestselling author.

"A dark tale of swords, sorcery-- and vampires." -- Christine Feehan, NY Times bestselling author

"Douglas Clegg has accomplished a rarity in the horror vein...This book will sink its teeth into you" -- The Kansas City Star

"Richly layered, beautifully rendered foray into a past filled with sorcery and mystery -- and a rousing good story." -- Kelley Armstrong, New York Times bestselling author

" the iconic vampire a massive makeover." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review.

Discover Douglas Clegg's fiction:

Lights Out
The Children's Hour
The Halloween Man
You Come When I Call You
The Hour Before Dark
Nightmare House
Bad Karma
Goat Dance
Dark of the Eye
The Words
Wild Things
Red Angel
Night Cage
The Infinite
The Abandoned
The Necromancer
The Nightmare Chronicles
The Attraction
Night Asylum
The Priest of Blood
The Lady of Serpents
The Queen of Wolves

FIC009070 FICTION / Fantasy / Dark Fantasy
FIC009020 FICTION / Fantasy / Epic
FIC009030 FICTION / Fantasy / Historical
FIC015000 FICTION / Horror
FIC024000 FICTION / Occult & Supernatural

Product Details

BN ID: 2940150577688
Publisher: Alkemara Press
Publication date: 10/15/2014
Series: Vampyricon Series , #1
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: eBook
Pages: 384
Sales rank: 725,570
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Douglas Clegg is the New York Times bestselling and Bram Stoker award winning author of more than 25 books, including The Hour Before Dark, Bad Karma, and You Come When I Call You. He lives near the coast of New England in a house called Villa Diodati.

Date of Birth:

April 1, 1958

Place of Birth:

Alexandria, Virginia
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