Interesting Takes By Chevy on Feb 01, I found the book interesting, especially on how each interprets and notices different things. Hamilton s Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter series is a literary sensation, thanks to its strong female hero, well-fleshed both literally and literarily characters and unabashed attitude toward sex.
I stumbled on the LH comments in between two of the essays otherwise there would be no indication they exist. The ardeur is a supernatural power inadvertently given to Anita by her vampire Master Jean-Claude that gives her massive amounts of power but also demands that she have sexual intercourse with several different people through the course of a day, sometimes in large groups.
Jagi Lamplighter holds the series up to romance tropes much to Hamilton's dismay. Furthermore it is not nearly as effective. This is a really good book for making you see things in a new light. About this product Synopsis Laurell K.
Louis where vampires and were-animals exist and recently gained some rights as citizens. Was planning on rereading the series and decided to read this first to add something to the reread. Belle Morte, who possesses the original ardeur of which all others are but pale imitationscan spread its influence over great distances even through dreams and metaphysical connectionsaffecting people even if they are not touching her.
Something I had never thought on, but about which she makes a great point. I could almost smell her fear. According to Sands, Hamilton had determined at the beginning of the series that Anita was to never, ever have explicit sex--"No sex on stage" as she says.
The Kindle insists on starting the book with the essay so you don't know there is a pre-essay blurb.
This particular edition is in a Paperback format. It was a review of all of the Anita Blake books published at the time that Ardeur was written. Usually I just go with the flow. This is by no means a book touting how wonderful the Anita Blake series is. The essays will vary in interest according to the reader.
It was published by Smart Pop and has a total of pages in the book. Theory Renaissance For greater than a decade literary feedback has been regarded as in a post-theory age.
The Kindle edition is a real steal. What we do have are some interesting and thought provoking theories covering topics such as: She was entitled to it. Feb 20, Bookmom rated it really liked it If you are interested in this book because you believe it's about the Ardeur, you will either be vastly disappointed, or incredibly relieved, because it's NOT about the Ardeur.
What we do have are some interesting and thought provoking theories covering topics such as: The essays will vary in interest according to the reader.
Some authors overlapped my view in many areas, while others where completely off, e. Why is the ardeur the very best thing that could have happened to Anita, personally aside from all the sex it requires her to have with hot men.
The review was largely negative, stating "we were not impressed. Jean Claude and Anita can only spread the ardeur to other people and anyone who touches said people through physical contact.
She comes to terms with her own increasingly violent actions as she tracks and kills rogue vampires, evil voodoo priestesses, shapeshifters, and other monsters, even as she increasingly identifies with them.
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Ardeur: 14 Writers on the Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter Series (Smart Pop series) $ The collection includes essay introductions by Hamilton, giving context and extra insight into each essay s subject." Laurell K.
Hamilton's Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter series (Headline) is a literary sensation, thanks to its strong female hero, well Seller Rating: % positive. The essay sale I made last year was of my essay "Death's Got Your Back: When Edward and the Big Bad Heavies Are on Your Team" to the SmartPop anthology Ardeur: 14 Writers on the Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter Series edited by Laurell K.
Hamilton (with. Mar 02, · Ardeur includes 14 essays on a variety of subjects, all pertaining to the Anita Blake universe. Everything from how the ardeur has helped Anita to develop and overcome personal boundaries, t After recently finishing Flirt, and while waiting for Bullet, I found Ardeur to take the edge off of my Anita Blake craving/5.
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