For readers unfamiliar with Newman’s work, listed here are some factors price noting. First, a lot of that work takes place inside a coherent fictional universe wherein a big forged of revolving characters strikes freely from one story to a different. “One thing Extra Than Night time” is a completely impartial narrative, however it, too, incorporates echoes and reflections of the writer’s earlier fiction. Second, Newman’s narratives are steeped within the giant and small particulars of well-liked tradition — the books, TV reveals and flicks which have influenced us all. His magnum opus is the multivolume Anno Dracula collection, which takes Bram Stoker’s authentic novel and turns it on its head, positing a world wherein Stoker’s vampire-hunting heroes didn’t destroy Depend Dracula, ushering in a weird new future wherein vampirism runs rampant. The collection is each ingenious and totally addictive. You’ve by no means learn something fairly prefer it.