Dracula is certainly among the best-known men in the world, yet arguably the least understood. While many stories have been told about both the real and the fictional Dracula, Taking place on the backdrop of the dying Middle Ages and the blossoming of the Renaissance the “Dracula Chronicles” is replete with towering passions, unbridled ambitions, vile betrayals, and righteous revenge. And, as one would expect, blood. “Son of the Dragon” Book One of the series, begins Dracula’s epic journey that will ultimately see the young prince become the famed strongman, warrior, and object of women’s interest who has conquered the imagination of millions. Inquisitive, skilled at arms, and often reckless, young Dracula seeks out danger to prove his readiness to be a man. An avid reader of history and lover of languages, Dracula uses his knowledge and wits to overcome impossible odds facing him.
Foia, a native of Transylvania, successfully captures the mystique of Dracula’s remote world. In a fast-paced and economical prose he gives the reader a fresh perspective on the eternal theme of the struggle between good and evil.
Listen in as Victor and I talk about his travels, his research and his drive to bring this tale forward.