undrgrnd Cliquez ici NEWNEEEW nav-sa-clothing-shoes Cloud Drive Photos FIFA16 cliquez_ici Shop Fire HD 6 Shop Kindle cliquez_ici Jeux Vidéo
Acheter d'occasion
EUR 11,47
+ EUR 2,99 (livraison)
D'occasion: Bon | Détails
Vendu par Deal FR
État: D'occasion: Bon
Commentaire: Ce livre a été lu mais il est toujours en bon état. 100% garanti.
Vous l'avez déjà ?
Repliez vers l'arrière Repliez vers l'avant
Ecoutez Lecture en cours... Interrompu   Vous écoutez un extrait de l'édition audio Audible
En savoir plus
Voir cette image

Laurell K. Hamilton's Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter: The First Death (Anglais) Broché – 28 janvier 2009


Voir les formats et éditions Masquer les autres formats et éditions
Prix Amazon Neuf à partir de Occasion à partir de
Broché
"Veuillez réessayer"
EUR 56,08 EUR 11,47

Livres anglais et étrangers
Lisez en version originale. Cliquez ici

Offres spéciales et liens associés


Descriptions du produit

Laurell K. Hamilton's Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter: The First Death



Détails sur le produit

  • Broché: 128 pages
  • Editeur : Marvel (28 janvier 2009)
  • Collection : Graphic Novel Pb
  • Langue : Anglais
  • ISBN-10: 078513476X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0785134763
  • Dimensions du produit: 17,1 x 1 x 26 cm
  • Moyenne des commentaires client : 4.7 étoiles sur 5  Voir tous les commentaires (3 commentaires client)
  • Classement des meilleures ventes d'Amazon: 106.327 en Livres anglais et étrangers (Voir les 100 premiers en Livres anglais et étrangers)
  •  Souhaitez-vous compléter ou améliorer les informations sur ce produit ? Ou faire modifier les images?


En savoir plus sur l'auteur

Laurell K. Hamilton est née le 19 février 1963 dans une petite ville de l'Arkansas (Etats-Unis). Après des études d'anglais et de biologie, elle se tourne vers l'écriture. Elle est devenue la reine incontestée de l'urban fantasy. Ses deux séries phares, Anita Blake chez Bragelonne et Merry Gentry chez J'ai lu, mélange de sensualité et de fantastique, sont des best-sellers mondiaux.

Quels sont les autres articles que les clients achètent après avoir regardé cet article?

Commentaires en ligne

4.7 étoiles sur 5
5 étoiles
2
4 étoiles
1
3 étoiles
0
2 étoiles
0
1 étoiles
0
Voir les 3 commentaires client
Partagez votre opinion avec les autres clients

Commentaires client les plus utiles

1 internautes sur 1 ont trouvé ce commentaire utile  Par PUCHE le 14 novembre 2009
Format: Broché
bon suis une fan d'anita blake et donc j'adore ! pour ma part, je trouve les dessins super sympa j'aime ce coté comics typiquement américain... Mais bon ça depend des gouts je suppose...

ce tome montre les aventures d'anita blake avant le tome "guilty pleasure" pour ceux qui connaissent un peu l'histoire c'est sa première grande aventure avec Ted le tueur à gages et on voit comment effectivement elle obtient sa cicatrice en forme de croix...

pas indispensable mais interresant a lire vraiment interressant !
Remarque sur ce commentaire Avez-vous trouvé ce commentaire utile ? Oui Non Commentaire en cours d'envoi...
Merci pour votre commentaire. Si ce commentaire est inapproprié, dites-le nous.
Désolé, nous n'avons pas réussi à enregistrer votre vote. Veuillez réessayer
Par Simonnet le 10 décembre 2012
Format: Broché Achat vérifié
Facile à comprendre et intéressant, on découvre le monde d'Anita petit à petit, ainsi que sa première rencontre avec Jean-Claude et sa rencontre avec Valentin.
Remarque sur ce commentaire Avez-vous trouvé ce commentaire utile ? Oui Non Commentaire en cours d'envoi...
Merci pour votre commentaire. Si ce commentaire est inapproprié, dites-le nous.
Désolé, nous n'avons pas réussi à enregistrer votre vote. Veuillez réessayer
1 internautes sur 2 ont trouvé ce commentaire utile  Par LEELO le 28 juillet 2009
Format: Relié
Ce livre, sous forme de BD représente un "préquel" des aventures d'Anita Blake, sa première rencontre aussi avec Jean-Claude. j'avais déja lu la version BD de Guilty pleasures, que j'avais trouvée excellente, avec des réserves toutefois sur les dessins, notamment les personnages masculins qui avaient tous la même tête, et un goût immodéré du dessinateur pour les chevelues bouclées. Apparamment, les dessinateurs de cette version ont changé, c'est bien meilleur comme trait, notamment Anita qui a un très joli visage très fin (conforme à son physique dans les bouquins)
le scénario n'est pas extra, mais j'aime bien l'ambiance, les dessins et les couleurs. A découvrir !
NB ce livre est en anglais, mas facilement compréhensible
Remarque sur ce commentaire Avez-vous trouvé ce commentaire utile ? Oui Non Commentaire en cours d'envoi...
Merci pour votre commentaire. Si ce commentaire est inapproprié, dites-le nous.
Désolé, nous n'avons pas réussi à enregistrer votre vote. Veuillez réessayer

Commentaires client les plus utiles sur Amazon.com (beta)

Amazon.com: 54 commentaires
118 internautes sur 138 ont trouvé ce commentaire utile 
First tedium 25 février 2008
Par EA Solinas - Publié sur Amazon.com
Format: Relié
Much ado has been made about "The First Death," a graphic novel two-parter chronicling the early work of Laurell K. Hamilton's alter ego, Anita Blake.

Well, it turns out to be much ado about... very little. This prequel is a leaden exercise full of dull police work, vampire-slaying banter, and an empty introduction to a foppish vampire and a rather unmenacing assassin. And it's all rendered in halfhearted, sometimes comically silly artwork and dialogue. Hamilton should quit while she's ahead.

It opens with Anita being called out on a murder scene -- children are being slaughtered by a vampire, and for some reason they need her there even though she fails to tell them anything. The only suspect is a vampire who happens to be nearby, so Sergeant Storr and Anita go to the vampire's place of work, and encounter the flirtatious Jean-Claude, who immediately takes a shine to Anita.

But then another child is killed, and Anita finds that she may be dealing with a gang of vampires. Anita and her partner Manny infiltrate the vampires' base of operations, but find only a recently deceased corpse -- and when Anita returns to her office, she finds the assassin Edward, known absurdly as "Death," sitting in her chair.

Despite her hatred of Edward, Anita finds that she may need his help, since she's not getting any closer to finding the serial-killing vampires. And when she discovers a lead to the case, Anit and Manny head straight into a devastating trap, from which only "Death" himself may be able to rescue them...

A taut, thrilling mystery... "First Death" ain't. Laurell K. Hamilton just sort of halfheartedly slaps together a glacial, pointless plot with minimal detective work. In fact, she doesn't even bother to craft a NEW mystery -- she just embellishes a storyline that was summarized back in her first novel. Whoa, I wonder how this will turn out.

Even worse, Hamilton fritters most of the storyline away -- it's a disjointed string of crime scenes, zombie raisings, inept vampire-hunting, and really bad banter ("Blow a hole in them big enough, it slows them down pretty good"). Our intrepid heroine spends most of the plot sitting in a car, an office, or a strip club, and occasionally tackling a grieving mother to the ground (to show her concern, of course).

By the time we arrive at the climax, it feels like Hamilton realized that she's running out of space, and tried to cram the rest of the plot into the remaining pages. Torture, beatings and murder are glossed over in just a few pages, so it can finish on time.

And all this is just so Anita can meet Jean-Claude and Edward. Jean-Claude has nothing to do with the plot at all, so he just provides ruffled shirts and high-school flirtations -- he's as sexy and dangerous as a bowl of pudding. Edward is far better -- his easygoing-killer attitude seems even more likable besides Anita's humorless tough-grrlness. He tends to get the best lines, not to mention the great scene where he toasts a house.

Anita herself is a joke -- she seems more like a stunted, sulky Hot Topic teenager with too much makeup. Hamilton tries to portray her as a tough and powerful woman, but since Anita is repeatedly rescued by the Big Male Cop and Big Male Assassin, it's hard to see her that way. In fact, the most deadly thing she does in the whole story is stake a vampire who is unconscious and bound. Oooh, scary. I can see why the vampires as so frightened of her.

"The First Death" is a waste of time and paper -- a halfhearted crime story wrapped around an equally halfhearted pair of introductions. Definitely not worth a read.
18 internautes sur 22 ont trouvé ce commentaire utile 
First tedium 16 janvier 2009
Par EA Solinas - Publié sur Amazon.com
Format: Broché
Much ado has been made about "The First Death," a graphic novel two-parter chronicling the early work of Laurell K. Hamilton's alter ego, Anita Blake.

Well, it turns out to be much ado about... very little. This prequel is a leaden exercise full of dull police work, vampire-slaying banter, and an empty introduction to a foppish vampire and a rather unmenacing assassin. And it's all rendered in halfhearted, sometimes comically silly artwork and dialogue. Hamilton should quit while she's ahead.

It opens with Anita being called out on a murder scene -- children are being slaughtered by a vampire, and for some reason they need her there even though she fails to tell them anything. The only suspect is a vampire who happens to be nearby, so Sergeant Storr and Anita go to the vampire's place of work, and encounter the flirtatious Jean-Claude, who immediately takes a shine to Anita.

But then another child is killed, and Anita finds that she may be dealing with a gang of vampires. Anita and her partner Manny infiltrate the vampires' base of operations, but find only a recently deceased corpse -- and when Anita returns to her office, she finds the assassin Edward, known absurdly as "Death," sitting in her chair.

Despite her hatred of Edward, Anita finds that she may need his help, since she's not getting any closer to finding the serial-killing vampires. And when she discovers a lead to the case, Anit and Manny head straight into a devastating trap, from which only "Death" himself may be able to rescue them...

A taut, thrilling mystery... "First Death" ain't. Laurell K. Hamilton just sort of halfheartedly slaps together a glacial, pointless plot with minimal detective work. In fact, she doesn't even bother to craft a NEW mystery -- she just embellishes a storyline that was summarized back in her first novel. Whoa, I wonder how this will turn out.

Even worse, Hamilton fritters most of the storyline away -- it's a disjointed string of crime scenes, zombie raisings, inept vampire-hunting, and really bad banter ("Blow a hole in them big enough, it slows them down pretty good"). Our intrepid heroine spends most of the plot sitting in a car, an office, or a strip club, and occasionally tackling a grieving mother to the ground (to show her concern, of course).

By the time we arrive at the climax, it feels like Hamilton realized that she's running out of space, and tried to cram the rest of the plot into the remaining pages. Torture, beatings and murder are glossed over in just a few pages, so it can finish on time.

And all this is just so Anita can meet Jean-Claude and Edward. Jean-Claude has nothing to do with the plot at all, so he just provides ruffled shirts and high-school flirtations -- he's as sexy and dangerous as a bowl of pudding. Edward is far better -- his easygoing-killer attitude seems even more likable besides Anita's humorless tough-grrlness. He tends to get the best lines, not to mention the great scene where he toasts a house.

Anita herself is a joke -- she seems more like a stunted, sulky Hot Topic teenager with too much makeup. Hamilton tries to portray her as a tough and powerful woman, but since Anita is repeatedly rescued by the Big Male Cop and Big Male Assassin, it's hard to see her that way. In fact, the most deadly thing she does in the whole story is stake a vampire who is unconscious and bound. Oooh, scary. I can see why the vampires as so frightened of her.

"The First Death" is a waste of time and paper -- a halfhearted crime story wrapped around an equally halfhearted pair of introductions. Definitely not worth a read.
24 internautes sur 30 ont trouvé ce commentaire utile 
I liked it. 11 mars 2008
Par Joshua Or Jennifer Eastwood - Publié sur Amazon.com
Format: Relié
Does it give a whole lot of new information on Anita Blake? No. Is it entertaining? Yes. Come on folks, it's not like we read Anita Blake for the intellectual stimulation. It's a thoroughly entertaining vampire fantasy and this graphic novel represents that fairly. I think the illustrations where fitting and interesting. I loved having a little back story on Anita and Jean Claudes first meeting and I enjoyed it. Was I blown away? No. But I wasn't really expecting to be. I got what I expected...an entertaining story with great illustrations.
5 internautes sur 5 ont trouvé ce commentaire utile 
Starts off well but soon loses its way 15 juillet 2010
Par A. C - Publié sur Amazon.com
Format: Relié
I have been a fan of the Anita Blake series ever since I first started on Guilty Pleasures and though I have been VERY disappointed with the recent offerings (pages of graphic sex but absolutely no storyline) and so I got veru excited when I finally managed to get my hands on this comic. I'm not a comic fan normally but for Anita I was willing to make an exception. The first volume was generally good, a hearkening back to the good old days when Anita was a properly developed character, rather than a whiny bicycle ( you know, everyone's had a ride). It showed us one of Anita's first cases with RPIT and a nice introduction to the characters of Zerbrowski and Dolph.
Unfortunately, the much-hyped first meeting between Jean-Claude and Anita leaves a lot to be desired. Jean-Claude is barely in the comic book at all and when he does make his appearance it seems to have little purpose or relevance to the storyline. But the flop of Jean-Claude aside the story carries on quite nicely to the second volume. Then they introduce Edward and for me that was where everything went wrong.
One of the key reasons I bought this comic was for that promised 'first' meeting between Anita and Edward. Then I read the comic and, people be warned, this is NOT their first meeting. By the time Edward appears in the comic it is established that he and Anita already know each other. It is not so different to his first appearance in the series - Guilty Pleasures and gives us no more information than we have already gleaned from the series thus far. Having been already very disappointed that this wasnt the epic first encounter between Anita and Edward that I have been promised, I also found myself incredibly disappointed in the comic depiction of Edward. The other characters in the comic seem to be drawn fairly faithfully to their novel counterparts. Edward is the exception. The artwork featuring him on the front cover, a very good and accurate rendition of the Edward described to us in Guilty Pleasures, is not the same artwork used to depict him inside the comic. Suddenly Edward, the unimposing, slender assassin, with his baby blues and good ol' boy smile becomes tall and muscular, dressed like something out of Van Helsing, with the sort of thick neck I haven't seen since John Smith in Disney's Pocahontas. Worst of all he seems to have a receding hairline, making him out to be much older than the novels imply he is. It is hard to connect with a character when the artist has so badly skewed off from the descriptions Laurell.K.Hamilton has provided us with. It was great to see him finally use his flamethrower but as to how he gets out to use it is left unclear. One moment he disappears under a crowd of vampires, the next he is setting fire to the house. Since it is Edward, I am assuming that he killed all the vampires but it would have been nice to see him in a little more action, especially since he seems to spend the rest of the comic talking.
All in all the comic is interesting as a read of one of Anita's early cases and a welcome reminder of the woman she used to be, but do not buy this book expecting some insightful first eocounter with either Jean-Claude or Edwardo or you will come away as I did - disappointed.
3 internautes sur 3 ont trouvé ce commentaire utile 
Back, for the very first time 13 janvier 2014
Par Tom Knapp - Publié sur Amazon.com
Format: Relié
The First Death is a made-for-comics prequel to Guilty Pleasures, the first novel and inaugural comics adaptation of the popular series of pulp vampire novels by Laurell K. Hamilton. Hamilton, along with husband Jonathon Green, provides the story -- which is basically a plumped-up revision to a story she's previously told -- and Wellinton Alves adds the art.

Anyone who loves all things Anita Blake is going to love it. Everyone else, not so much.

The story is empty calories, a slipshod cut-and-paste yarn that plods through the narrative in some places and rushes willynilly through sections that might have benefited from a little more exposition. It's hard not to think Hamilton, who has yet to employ much subtlety or depth in her writing, didn't just dash this one off on the back of an envelope while trying on Nikes one slow afternoon.

The First Death flashes back to the days when Anita worked mostly raising the dead for grieving (or greedy) relatives and worked only occasionally with the police as a slayer-for-hire (although she has already worked up a fearsome reputation as "the Executioner" among the vampire community). Called in on a series of brutal vampire murders in which children are always the victims, Anita offers little to no assistance to police, aside from the occasional quip or vomiting. But she does get to meet the blousy vampire with whom she'll eventually be happily playing "hide the stake," if you know what I mean, and she has a few quality interactions with a completely bland Edward, the assassin otherwise known as "Death."

Without the benefit of any actual police work, Anita stumbles on some villains, sees her partner get tortured and does some hasty slaying. I actually yawned while reading it.

Artwork by Wellinton Alves is half-hearted, although I dare say it's an improvement over the plastic, over-exaggerated work of Brett Booth in Guilty Pleasures.

Bottom line, people: I yawned. And I wasn't even especially tired.

by Tom Knapp, the Rambles.NET guy
Ces commentaires ont-ils été utiles ? Dites-le-nous

Rechercher des articles similaires par rubrique


Commentaires

Souhaitez-vous compléter ou améliorer les informations sur ce produit ? Ou faire modifier les images?