American Vampire, Vol. 2
While trafficking in a bestselling sub-genre, AMERICAN VAMPIRE introduces a new strain of vampire — a more muscular and vicious species, born of the American West.It’s Las Vegas circa 1935, and Skinner Sweet and our gal Pearl are about to learn the hard way that the bloodsuckers in Hollywood were... show more
While trafficking in a bestselling sub-genre, AMERICAN VAMPIRE introduces a new strain of vampire — a more muscular and vicious species, born of the American West.It’s Las Vegas circa 1935, and Skinner Sweet and our gal Pearl are about to learn the hard way that the bloodsuckers in Hollywood were nothing compared to what awaits them in Sin City.In just a few short years, young police Chief Cash McCogan has watched his native city of Las Vegas go from cow-town to wild, glittering boomtown. And when the bodies of prominent businessmen start showing up drained of blood, Chief McCogan finds himself facing a threat much darker and deadlier than anything he could have imagined . . . and the only sure bet in town is that Skinner and Pearl are right in the thick of it.
Publish date: May 31st 2011
Pages no: 160
Edition language: English
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Series: American Vampire ; issues 1-5 (#2)
It's been about ten years since Pearl and Skinner last met. Las Vegas used to be a sleepy little town but with the building of the Boulder Dam (Read: Hoover), Las Vegas has seen an influx of people. With drinking and prostitution now legal in order to amuse the workers in their off hours, police ch...
A long time had passed since I had read volume two, so my memory of what was going on was a little hazy. This volume takes place several years after the first one. We are still following the same characters even though their lives are miles apart. I am super amped about the Hattie/Pearl story and ca...
Star Rating Art: 4 Stars Star Rating Story: 5 Stars Self purchase for Kindle. First Impression: Fantastic, great story. Like the first volume, I’m loving how the Vampires are really freaking scary, not like twilight. Don’t get me wrong, I actually liked Twilight, they were good reads. But Va...
Genre: Horror / Action / Adventure Year Published: 2011 Year Read: 2012 Series: American Vampire #2 Publisher: Vertigo Comics Brief Introduction: After reading the first volume of Scott Snyder’s classic graphic novel, “American Vampire,” I just had to check out the second volume to see...
The setting for Volume 2 moves to Las Vegas where Police Chief Cash McCogan is tasked with the unenviable job of investigating Jim Smoke, the man believed to be behind the murder of his father.I'm legitimately shocked with how much I'm truly enjoying these books. As I said in my review for volume o...