Alex Van Helsing: Vampire Rising

Book review by Debra Bogart, Common Sense Media
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age 13+

More violent and less romantic than Twilight but funnier.

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age 13+
Great new vampire slayer book. Easy read, good plot, some bad words, but not too bad. Contained some violence, but not too bad. Highly recommend to people who enjoy vampire-themed books.

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Too much swearing

Book Details

  • Author: Jason Henderson
  • Genre: Horror
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: HarperTeen
  • Publication date: May 1, 2010
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 12 - 17
  • Number of pages: 249
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love vampires and other fantasy creatures

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