Blog Tour Sign Up: Interview with a Jewish Vampire by Erica Manfred
Erica will be on tour in May/June with her chick lit/paranormal novel Interview with a Jewish Vampire. Print books will be available to US/Canada residents and eBooks will be available worldwide. Please select your preference below if you would like to host a review. Erica will also be available for a guest post or interview, and book excerpts can be provided. Please indicate all features you are interested in the form below. I will contact everyone chosen to participate. Thank you!
The last thing zaftig middle-aged journalist, Rhoda Ginsburg, expected when she signed up for JDate was to fall in love with a vampire. But when she meets drop-dead gorgeous Sheldon, a Hasidic vampire, she falls hard. She rationalizes that he may not be alive, but at least he’s Jewish.
She learns that back in the nineteenth century Sheldon was a rabbi who was turned into a vampire by Count Dracula, an anti-Semite who got his kicks from turning Orthodox Jews into vampires because then they’d have to drink blood, which isn’t kosher.
Soon after she meets Sheldon, she discovers her beloved mother, Fanny, is terminally ill, so she comes up with the crackpot idea of getting Sheldon to turn Fanny and her friends, known as “the goils,” into vampires. Once she becomes a vampire, Fanny tires of her boring life in Century Village, Florida, and, seeking thrills, she goes clubbing and disappears into the nightlife of South Beach in Miami. When Fanny and her goil posse “go rogue” and start preying on the young, Rhoda and Sheldon must track them down to keep them from killing again.
Interview with a Jewish Vampire turns vampire lore on its head, proving that not all vampires are young and beautiful and it IS possible to be undead and kosher.
**Erica’s tour is now full. Thank you to everyone signed up!**