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Vampire Island

Vampire Island

(2007)
(The first book in the Vampire Island series)
A novel by

 

"If you are a vampire, or know a vampire - and everyone knows at least one - then you have found the perfect book."
Lemony Snicket


Life isn't easy for vegetarian vampires trying to blend in with regular people in a new city. The Livingstone kids are fruit bat hybrids who have left Old World dangers, and immortality, behind for a "normal" life in New York City. But normal doesn't necessarily mean easy, especially with lingering vampire traits complicating things.

Older sister Lexie's super speed, amazing strength and knowledge of tragic poets often embarrass her in front of her classmates, and worse--her secret crush. Devious Maddy would rather invent ways to spy on her suspicious, possibly blood-sucking (i.e., rule-breaking) neighbors than stick to her new vegan diet. Hudson, who can still fly like a bat and talk to animals, is determined to save the planet, but with odd habits and vocabulary from the wrong century, how can he rally his classmates to his cause?

In her offbeat portrayal of this not-quite-normal family, Adele Griffin uses her unique brand of humor to introduce readers to three siblings who face challenges growing up that most "normal" kids couldn't even imagine.

 
Used availability for Adele Griffin's Vampire Island


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Hardback Editions

August 2007 : USA Hardback
Title: Vampire Island
Author(s): Adele Griffin
ISBN: 0-399-23785-2 / 978-0-399-23785-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Putnam Juvenile
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

June 2008 : UK Paperback
Title: Vampire Island (Vampire Island Stories)
Author(s): Adele Griffin
ISBN: 0-14-241182-5 / 978-0-14-241182-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

2007 : USA Paperback
Title: Vampire Island
Author(s): Adele Griffin
ISBN: 0-545-22392-X / 978-0-545-22392-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic
Availability: Amazon   

Audio Editions

January 2017 : MP3 CD
Title: Vampire Island: A Vampire Island Story
Author(s): Adele Griffin
ISBN: 1-5366-4808-6 / 978-1-5366-4808-9
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

March 2013 : USA Audio edition
Title: Vampire Island: A Vampire Island Story
Author(s): Adele Griffin
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   

March 2013 : UK Audio edition
Title: Vampire Island: A Vampire Island Story
Author(s): Adele Griffin
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

August 2007 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Vampire Island
Author(s): Adele Griffin
Publisher: Puffin Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   



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