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Burns, Laura J.

Book - 2010
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
Seventeen-year-old Shay, having suffered from a rare blood disorder her entire life, starts receiving blood transfusion from her step-father who is a physician, and, when she begins to see visions through the eyes of a vampire she decides to investigate, discovering a teenage vampire locked up in the doctor's office who she becomes attached to and set free, only to be kidnapped by the creature who wants revenge.

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster BFYR, 2010
Edition: 1st Simon & Schuster BFYR pbk. ed
ISBN: 1442408170
Characteristics: 278 p. ;,21 cm
Additional Contributors: Metz, Melinda


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Jan 18, 2014

If you liked this book then try The Truth About Celia Frost, great book about a girl with blood problems...No vampires but has some romance...not too much but enough to keep it interesting...

Jul 14, 2013
  • Ubalstecha rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Shay has an incurable blood disease and she is getting weaker by the day. Her stepfather, who is also her doctor, starts giving her new trasfusions that give her incredible energy and wierd, lucid dreams. But when she discovers that this blood is coming from an unwilling donor. Who is also a vampire. Now Shay must choose between life and doing the right thing. Run of the mill vampire teen romance. Not really worth the time.

Apr 14, 2013
  • happycanuck rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Good but certainly not on par with the vampire diaries or twilight sagas

Nov 29, 2012
  • starlet587 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I enjoyed this book from beginning to end. It was so good but being honest that cliff hanger was insane. Built up very well, characters also very well developed. it was much more than a romance novel or a vampire book. I felt like i was getting to know everyone along with shay. I read this is in 1 day because i couldn't bring myself to put it down.

May 24, 2012

Once I started reading this i couldn't stop. I just kept reading it till it was done. I loved the book some good twists and turns in it as well and then end well it leaves you wanting the next book that very second. I will be reading the next book. Would recommend this to anyone who loves paranormal with a bit of romance.

Jan 20, 2012
  • iratom22 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Is there a second Book? If not, than the ending just killed me!!!

Jan 11, 2012

where can i find book 2, scrifice?

Apr 10, 2011
  • Christina_tee rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

An exceptional read. The plot, characters, and the concept is refreshing among the multiple supernatural books in the era.

Apr 03, 2011
  • mizz_yankee rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Loved it....very refreshing. Gabriel is a hotty!!! The novel moved at a quick pace which made it that much more better.

Mar 22, 2011
  • sbig8 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Great new twist on Vampires. Everything in this book makes you think. Is this what i would do if i were dying. I had to question some of the stupid things Shay did, but again, when you are dying what would you do. The ending was so unexpected, i couldn't believe it. Gabriel was so sure of what would happen, you just didn't expect it. Can't wait for the second book. There has to be a second book.


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Apr 09, 2011
  • Christina_tee rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

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