Children of the night
St. Martin's Griffin,
1st St. Martin's Griffin ed.
Does a Romanian infant's blood hold the key to a cure for AIDS? The Hugo Award-winning author of Summer of Night brings an evil legacy to life in the ultimate vampire novel.
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|author||Simmons, Dan, 1948-|
|display_description||In a desolate orphanage in what remains of post-Communist Romania, a desperately ill infant is given the wrong blood transfusion -- and flourishes when he's supposed to die. The discovery of his unique immune system may hold the key to the long-awaited cure for cancer and AIDS. For a dedicated American doctor, he promises the medical breakthrough of a lifetime, as well as a very special love she's never been able to find. But he also conceals a shockingly intimate link to a clan of vampires and their legendary leader -- the fiend the world calls Vlad Dracula, who, for centuries, has triumphed over countless rival tyrants, including death itself ...|
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|owning_library_santafe||Santa Fe Public Library|
|record_details||ils:.b11012055|Book|Books|1st St. Martin's Griffin ed.|English|St. Martin's Griffin,|2012, c1992.|xxv, 434 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm.|
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|subject_facet||Adopted children -- Fiction, Immunologists -- Fiction, Romania -- Fiction, Vampires -- Fiction|
|title_display||Children of the night|
|title_full||Children of the night / Dan Simmons|
|title_short||Children of the night|
|topic_facet||Adopted children, Immunologists, Vampires|