Ellen Cross - Art restorer
Pragmatic, spontaneous and inventive, Ellen Cross
embraces the culture of Art! Since she was a child, she fights against a rare blood disease and death every day.
Assigned by the Metropolitan Museum of New York to authentificate a painting, following the mysterious disappearance of Vambery Art Collection few weeks ago, Ellen Cross travels to Budapest. She does not suspect that this mission is about to take her throughout Europe, on the steps of Valachi's famous prince, Vlad Tepes...
Enigmatic, cold and merciless, Dracula
is the father of all Vampires.
Born in 1431 in Romania, as Vlad Basarab, he was the prince of Wallachia. Nicknamed "The Impaler" (Tepès) or « The Little Dragon" (Draculea), he always had a complicated relationship with his brother Radu, which lead him to his doom…and his rebirth.
Adam B. Stoker
Professor Vambery's Research Assistant and great grandson of the famous writer Bram Stoker, Adam B. Stoker
is a young man with an explosive temperament.
Further to Professor Vambery disappearance into an accident, Ellen Cross meets Adam at Professor's manor, at Whitby. All along the adventure, Adam will support the heroine throughout her investigations. Attractive and charmer, Adam B. Stoker is also an enigmatic character hidding lot of secrets...
Not particularly known as a major painter, Yanek
has still managed, thanks to its relationship, to find his place in the world of art in Istanbul. It is in the Turkish capital that he owns his workshop. Ellen's investigation will lead her to the sanctuary of his unfriendly character who doesn't like to meet newcomers. Perhaps he fears that someone takes a glimpse into his business a little too close...