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Book 3 in the Anno Dracula series.
Rome 1959 and Count Dracula is about to marry the Moldavian Princess Asa Vajda. Journalist Kate Reed flies into the city to visit the ailing Charles Beauregard and his vampire companion Geneviève. She finds herself caught up in the mystery of the Crimson Executioner who is bloodily dispatching vampire elders in the city. She is on his trail, as is the undead British secret agent, Bond.
Also published under the title Judgement of Tears: Anno Dracula 1959.
“They say the waiters here are très delicious,” Geneviève said, peering into the empty, shadowed bar.
“They are,” Kate agreed.
Geneviève looked, almost admiring, at her.
“You are a dark horse.”