HBO True Blood series to become a comic book

According to HBO, their vampire series, True Blood is going to be a six issue comic book beginning with its July release.

IDW will be the publisher while, the show's creator, Alan Ball will be creating the story line that of course weaves sex and mystery together.

The story is to take place in Merlotte's bar where Sookie, Bill, Eric, Tara, Jason, Sam, and Lafayette are trapped by a ghost. It's a dark and stormy night and the ghost forces the group to retell their deepest darkest secrets so that it may feed off their shame.

The comic can be pre-ordered on the HBO website for $3.99 and will be shipped on July 21st.

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From the Library

As the 20th century evolved, rational man turned to science to explain mythology that had pervaded for thousands of years. How could a man be mistaken for a vampire? How could someone appear to have been the victim of a vampire attack? Science, in time, came back with answers that may surprise you.Anemia
A million fancies strike you when you hear the name: Nosferatu!N O S F E R A T Udoes not die!What do you expect of the first showing of this great work?Aren't you afraid? - Men must die. But legend has it that a vampire, Nosferatu, 'der Untote' (the Undead), lives on men's blood! You want to see a symphony of horror? You may expect more. Be careful. Nosferatu is not just fun, not something to be taken lightly. Once more: beware.- Publicity for Nosferatu in the German magazine Buhne und Film, 1922  

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