Books Certain Dark Things by Silvia Moreno-Garcia Hardcover, 323 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $25.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleCertain Dark ThingsAuthorSilvia Moreno-Garcia Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary "Certain Dark Things" combines elements of Latin American mythology with a literary voice that leads readers on an exhilarating and fast-paced journey. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Romance Fiction Also by Silvia Moreno-Garcia Signal to Noise Gods of Jade and Shadow Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Certain Dark Things Ariel Zambelich/NPR Author Interviews 'Certain Dark Things' Takes The Vampire Story In A New Direction December 21, 2016 Silvia Moreno-Garcia's latest, Certain Dark Things is a vampire story set in modern-day Mexico. She recalls being a child in Mexico and hearing tales of vampire witches from her great grandmother. 'Certain Dark Things' Takes The Vampire Story In A New Direction Listen · 4:54 4:54 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/506483896/506483897" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2016's Great Reads December 6, 2016 The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 300 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews 'Certain Dark Things' Is A Compelling New Take On Vampires October 27, 2016 Silvia Moreno-Garcia's new novel is set in a realistic, multidimensional Mexico City, where a young human boy meets a mysterious girl and gets caught up in a whirlwind of vampire-gang drug wars.