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The Monster Book

(A book in the Buffy the Vampire Slayer series)
A non fiction book by

Starting with Giles' research into the various monsters and demons Buffy and the gang have encountered, this book then delves into the folklore that inspired the show's bad guys - their mythology, science, cultural, literary and historial origins. "The Monster Book" looks at how vampires are created on the show. There are interviews with the series creator, Joss Whedon, as well as the writers, make-up and costume artists, stunt men and actors. It explores the mythology surrounding vampires and other ghouls, in other forms of popular culture. Meet the vampires and other Sunnydale hellmouth creatures, safely, in this monster book.

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

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Used availability for Christopher Golden's The Monster Book

Hardback Editions

August 2000 : USA Library Binding

Title: Monster Book
Author(s): Christopher Golden
ISBN: 0-613-63322-9 / 978-0-613-63322-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: San Val
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Paperback Editions

August 2000 : USA Paperback

Title: Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Monster Book
Author(s): Christopher Golden, Stephen R Bissette, Thomas E Sniegoski
ISBN: 0-671-04259-9 / 978-0-671-04259-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pocket Books
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