Shadow Kiss (Vampire Academy, #3)

Shadow Kiss (Vampire Academy, #3) Description:

WHAT IF FOLLOWING HER HEART MEANS ROSE COULD LOSE HER BEST FRIEND FOREVER br br Lissa Dragomir is a Moroi princess a mortal vampire with a rare gift for harnessing the earth s magic She must be protected at all times from Strigoi the fiercest vampires the ones who never die The powerful blend of human and vampire blood that flows through Rose Hathaway Lissa s best friend makes her a Dhampir Rose is dedicated to a dangerous life of protecting Lissa from the Strigoi who are hell bent on making Lissa one of them br br Rose knows it is forbidden to love another guardian Her best friend Lissa the last Dragomir princess must always come first Unfortunately when it comes to gorgeous Dimitri Belikov some rules are meant to be broken br br Then a strange darkness begins to grow in Rose s mind and ghostly shadows warn of a terrible evil drawing nearer to the Academy s iron gates The immortal undead are closing in and they want vengeance for the lives Rose has stolen In a heart stopping battle to rival her worst nightmares Rose will have to choose between life love and the two people who matter most but will her choice mean that only one can survive

Rating: 3.64 out of 5

Frostbite (Vampire Academy, #2)

Frostbite (Vampire Academy, #2) Description:

Rose loves Dimitri Dimitri might love Tasha and Mason would die to be with Rose br br It s winter break at St Vladimir s but Rose is feeling anything but festive A massive Strigoi attack has put the school on high alert and now the Academy s crawling with Guardians including Rose s hard hitting mother Janine Hathaway And if hand to hand combat with her mom wasn t bad enough Rose s tutor Dimitri has his eye on someone else her friend Mason s got a huge crush on her and Rose keeps getting stuck in Lissa s head while she s making out with her boyfriend Christian The Strigoi are closing in and the Academy s not taking any risks This year St Vlad s annual holiday ski trip is mandatory br br But the glittering winter landscape and the posh Idaho resort only create the illusion of safety When three friends run away in an offensive move against the deadly Strigoi Rose must join forces with Christian to rescue them But heroism rarely comes without a price

Rating: 3.50 out of 5

Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy, #1)

Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy, #1) Description:

ONLY A TRUE BEST FRIEND CAN PROTECT YOU FROM YOUR IMMORTAL ENEMIES br br Lissa Dragomir is a Moroi princess a mortal vampire with a rare gift for harnessing the earth s magic She must be protected at all times from Strigoi the fiercest vampires the ones who never die The powerful blend of human and vampire blood that flows through Rose Hathaway Lissa s best friend makes her a dhampir Rose is dedicated to a dangerous life of protecting Lissa from the Strigoi who are hell bent on making Lissa one of them br br After two years of freedom Rose and Lissa are caught and dragged back to St Vladimir s Academy a school for vampire royalty and their guardians to be hidden in the deep forests of Montana But inside the iron gates life is even more fraught with danger and the Strigoi are always close by br br Rose and Lissa must navigate their dangerous world confront the temptations of forbidden love and never once let their guard down lest the evil undead make Lissa one of them forever

Rating: 3.34 out of 5

Blood Promise (Vampire Academy, #4)

Blood Promise (Vampire Academy, #4) Description:

Rose Hathaway s life will never be the same br br The recent attack on St Vladimir s Academy devastated the entire Moroi world Many are dead And for the few victims carried off by Strigoi their fates are even worse A rare tattoo now adorns Rose s neck a mark that says she s killed far too many Strigoi to count But only one victim matters Dimitri Belikov Rose must now choose one of two very different paths honoring her life s vow to protect Lissa her best friend and the last surviving Dragomir princess or dropping out of the Academy to strike out on her own and hunt down the man she loves She ll have to go to the ends of the earth to find Dimitri and keep the promise he begged her to make But the question is when the time comes will he want to be saved br br Now with everything at stake and worlds away from St Vladimir s and her unguarded vulnerable and newly rebellious best friend can Rose find the strength to destroy Dimitri Or will she sacrifice herself for a chance at eternal love

Rating: 3.69 out of 5

Spirit Bound (Vampire Academy, #5)

Spirit Bound (Vampire Academy, #5) Description:

After a long and heartbreaking journey to Dimitri s birthplace in Siberia Rose Hathaway has finally returned to St Vladimir s and to her best friend Lissa It is nearly graduation and the girls can t wait for their real lives beyond the Academy s iron gates to begin But Rose s heart still aches for Dimitri and she knows he s out there somewhere

Rating: 3.77 out of 5

Last Sacrifice (Vampire Academy, #6)

Last Sacrifice (Vampire Academy, #6) Description:

i This book has Alternate Cover Editions for this ISBN ACE i br b a href https www goodreads com book show rel nofollow ACE a b br br b They come first b br br My vision was growing dimmer the blackness and ghosts closing in I swore it was like I could hear Robert whispering in my ear i The world of the dead won t give you up a second time i Just before the light completely vanished I saw Dimitri s face join Lissa s I wanted to smile I decided then that if the two people I loved most were safe I could leave this world br br i The dead could finally have me i br br br b Rose Hathaway has always played by her own rules b She broke the law when she ran away from St Vladimir s Academy with her best friend and last surviving Dragomir princess Lissa She broke the law when she fell in love with her gorgeous off limits instructor Dimitri And she dared to defy Queen Tatiana leader of the Moroi world risking her life and reputation to protect generations of dhampir guardians to come br br Now the law has finally caught up with Rose for a crime she didn t even commit She s in prison for the highest offense imaginable the assassination of a monarch She ll need help from both Dimitri and Adrian to find the one living person who can stall her execution and force the Moroi elite to acknowledge a shocking new candidate for the royal throne Vasilisa Dragomir br br But the clock on Rose s life is running out Rose knows in her heart the world of the dead wants her back and this time she is truly out of second chances The big question is when your whole life is about saving others who will save you br br Join Rose Dimitri Adrian and Lissa in i Last Sacrifice i the epic unforgettable finale to Richelle Mead s international bestselling i Vampire Academy i series

Rating: 3.64 out of 5

Bloodlines (Bloodlines, #1)

Bloodlines (Bloodlines, #1) Description:

I wasn t free of my past not yet br br Sydney s blood is special That s because she s an alchemist one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires They protect vampire secrets and human lives But the last encounter Sydney had with vampires got her in deep trouble with the other alchemists And now with her allegiences in question her future is on the line br br When Sydney is torn from her bed in the middle of the night at first she thinks she s still being punished for her complicated alliance with dhampir Rose Hathaway But what unfolds is far worse Jill Dragomir the sister of Moroi Queen Lissa Dragomir is in mortal danger and the Moroi must send her into hiding To avoid a civil war Sydney is called upon to act as Jill s guardian and protector posing as her roommate in the unlikeliest of places a human boarding school in Palm Springs California The last thing Sydney wants is to be accused of sympathizing with vampires And now she has to live with one br br The Moroi court believe Jill and Sydney will be safe at Amberwood Prep but threats distractions and forbidden romance lurk both outside and within the school grounds Now that they re in hiding the drama is only just beginning

Rating: 3.36 out of 5

The Golden Lily (Bloodlines, #2)

The Golden Lily (Bloodlines, #2) Description:

Sydney Sage is an Alchemist one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires Alchemists protect vampire secrets and human lives br br Sydney would love to go to college but instead she s been sent into hiding at a posh boarding school in Palm Springs California tasked with protecting Moroi princess Jill Dragomir from assassins who want to throw the Moroi court into civil war Formorly in disgrace Sydney is now praised for her loyalty and obedience and held up as the model of an exemplary Alchemist br br But the closer she grows to Jill Eddie and especially Adrian the more she finds herself questioning her age old Alchemist beliefs her idea of family and her sense of what it means to truly belong Her world becomes even more complicated when magical experiments show Sydney may hold the key to prevent becoming Strigoi the fiercest vampires the ones who don t die But it s her fear of being just that special magical powerful that scares her more than anything Equally daunting is her new romance with Braydon a cute brainy guy who seems to be her match in every way Yet as perfect as he seems Sydney finds herself being drawn to someone else someone forbidden to her br br When a shocking secret threatens to tear the vampire world apart Sydney s loyalties are suddenly tested more than ever before She wonders how she s supposed to strike a balance between the principles and dogmas she s been taught and what her instincts are now telling her br br Should she trust the Alchemists or her heart

Rating: 3.70 out of 5

The Indigo Spell (Bloodlines, #3)

The Indigo Spell (Bloodlines, #3) Description:

Sydney Sage is an Alchemist one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires They protect vampire secrets and human lives br In the aftermath of a forbidden moment that rocked Sydney to her core she finds herself struggling to draw the line between her Alchemist teachings and what her heart is urging her to do Then she meets alluring rebellious Marcus Finch a former Alchemist who escaped against all odds and is now on the run Marcus wants to teach Sydney the secrets he claims the Alchemists are hiding from her But as he pushes her to rebel against the people who raised her Sydney finds that breaking free is harder than she thought There is an old and mysterious magic rooted deeply within her And as she searches for an evil magic user targeting powerful young witches she realizes that her only hope is to embrace her magical blood or else she might be next

Rating: 3.39 out of 5

The Fiery Heart (Bloodlines, #4)

The Fiery Heart (Bloodlines, #4) Description:

Sydney Sage is an Alchemist one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the wolds of humans and vampires They protect vampire secrets and human lives br br In i The Indigo Spell i Sydney was torn between the Alchemist way of life and what her heart and gut were telling her to do And in one breathtaking moment that Richelle Mead fans will never forget she made a decision that shocked even her br br But the struggle isn t over for Sydney As she navigates the aftermath of her life changing decision she still finds herself pulled in too many directions at once Her sister Zoe has arrived and while Sydney longs to grow closer to her there s still so much she must keep secret Working with Marcus has changed the way she views the Alchemists and Sydney must tread a careful path as she harnesses her profound magical ability to undermine the way of life she was raised to defend Consumed by passion and vengeance Sydney struggles to keep her secret life under wraps as the threat of exposure and re education looms larger than ever br br Pulses will race throughout this smoldering fourth installment in the New York Times bestselling Bloodlines series where no secret is safe

Rating: 3.69 out of 5