Chelsea Quinn Yarbro fans. Yarbro's first Saint-Germain novel, HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA , was just nominated for the Horror Writer Association's Bram Stoker Vampire Novel of the Century Award. The winner will be announced in late March. News award the award can be read at: http://sfscope.com/2012/01/nominees-announced-for-vampire.html <http://sfscope.com/2012/01/nominees-announced-for-vampire.html> .
In other news, HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA was recently released as an e-book from E-Reads, which previously released THE PALACE and BLOOD GAMES. Essential buys for those readers who may want to acquire the digital edition of Yarbro's first Saint-Germain book for their ereaders or who may be new to Yarbro's work.
Also, the 25th novel in the Saint-Germain cycle, COMMEDIA DELLA MORTE , will be published in hardcover and e-book editions on March 12th from Tor Books. The book is set in France and Italy approximately 50 years after HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA concludes, and once again features Madelaine de Montalia.