I think that speaks to the core of the uncle/niece dynamic in stoker.
My hope with stoker was that the audience would invest in the characters.
Yes, the prequel is called Uncle Charlie and I wrote it while we were negotiating the sale of stoker.
I can see a bunch of stoker and World Fantasy awards, a ton of books, pictures by Kitaj and Susan Bee, a leather couch.
And stoker had no more visited Transylvania than Burroughs Africa.
Nobby, as Adam called him after that, was a silent preacher to the stoker.
You've sweated me all day like a stoker at your work; now go on and finish it up.
Smith raised a hand as if he would strike the boy whose finger-tips were resting on the stoker's shoulder.
From that, I became a stoker, first on board a boat, and then on a locomotive.
For all answer Neill turned to his troops, and told them to hold the engine driver and stoker till the company was seated.