Bloodlines (Bloodlines, Book 1) by Richelle Mead

By Richelle Mead

I wasn't freed from my earlier, now not yet.

Sydney's blood is designated. That's simply because she's an alchemist - considered one of a bunch of people who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of people and vampires. They safeguard vampire secrets and techniques - and human lives. however the final come across Sydney had with vampires bought her in serious trouble with the opposite alchemists. And now together with her allegiences in query, her destiny is at the line.

while Sydney is torn from her mattress in the midst of the evening, initially she thinks she's nonetheless being punished for her complex alliance with dhampir Rose Hathaway. yet what unfolds is way worse. Jill Dragomir - the sister of Moroi Queen Lissa Dragomir - is in mortal threat, and the Moroi needs to ship her into hiding. to prevent a civil battle, Sydney is named upon to behave as Jill's father or mother and protector, posing as her roommate within the unlikeliest of areas: a human boarding college in Palm Springs, California. the very last thing Sydney desires is to be accused of sympathizing with vampires. And now she has to dwell with one.

The Moroi court docket think Jill and Sydney might be secure at Amberwood Prep, yet threats, distractions, and forbidden romance lurk either open air - and inside - the varsity grounds. Now that they're in hiding, the drama is barely simply starting.

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