( asanbosam ) African Vampires. In Ghana lore the asasabonsam have hooks instead of feet. They like to bite their victims on the thumb. They can be men, women, or children.
From: The Encyclopedia of Vampires, Werewolves, and Other Monsters– Written by Rosemary Ellen Guiley -a leading expert on the paranormal – Copyright © 2005 by Visionary Living, Inc.