Vampires of Manhattan: The New Blue Bloods Coven

Author(s): Melissa De la Cruz

Young Adult & Teenage

THE VAMPIRES OF MANHATTAN brings back beloved characters from the original series and introduces new faces in this spinoff. The young Blue Bloods of Manhattan are older and wiser, they have come into their powers in full. Oliver Hazard-Perry, former human conduit, is now a vampire, and the head of the Coven. Alas, Oliver's girlfriend and human familiar, Finn Chase, is found murdered on the eve of the Four Hundred Ball. The celebration was meant to usher in a new era in vampire society, and to mark the re-unification of the Coven and the rebuilding of the Repository of History after years of war and decay. Oliver is devastated, he had found love at last only to have it ripped away from him in a violent and bloody fashion but even worse, the newly installed head of the vampire secret police, Sam Lennox, is certain that Oliver himself is the killer. According to the new rules, vampires who take human life can now be executed. Burned. Oliver finds his immortal life on the line, and the coven is packed with vampires who hate him, the human-turned-vampire, the only one in the known universe. They believe he has turned the coven into a sham, that he himself is a fraud. They are using Finn's murder to get rid of him as well. Oliver is backed into a wall, how can he prove his innocence when his was the only blood found on Finn's dead body? But help arrives at the last minute-Mimi Force and Kingsley Martin, his old friends, arrive from the bowels of Hell to save their friend. Together the three of them untangle the mystery of who is behind Finn's death and Oliver's frame-up. The answers lie deep in vampire lore, as the new coven discovers they have old enemies. And if they are going to meet this new threat, they might need some more of their old friends as well.


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Bestselling YA author Melissa de la Cruz, whose Blue Bloods series has more than 1 million copies in print, writes her first novel about the coven after they have become adults. With more mature themes, compelling love stories, and paranormal elements, de la Cruz is poised to capture a whole new audience of passionate readers.

"The action is non-stop. The love scenes are exciting thriller and detective novel wrapped in vampire drama." ""Lansing City Pulse"""

Melissa de la Cruz is the author of the best-selling Au Pairs novels for teens and the coauthor of the popular adult novel The Fashionista Files: Adventures in Four-Inch Heels and Faux Pas and is a frequent contributor to popular magazines like Glamour, Marie Claire, Teen Vogue, and Cosmopolitan. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband.

General Fields

  • : 9781401330200
  • : Hyperion
  • : Hyperion
  • : 0.292
  • : August 2014
  • : September 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Melissa De la Cruz
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : 240