Delaney calls herself a hybrid - a living, breathing human who
happens to have vampire poison running through her veins. The only
thing greater than her thirst for human blood is her capacity for
guilt. She does her best to avoid the human world, for everyone's
When Ava accidentally enslaves a human while saving him from a vampire, she realises she has to look for help setting him free. Despite her misgivings, she expands her world but finds herself dragged into a possible vampire civil war. With the help of some new friends with ambiguous loyalties, she tries to find a way to keep her human, and herself, alive.
Ava wants to do is forget about the vampires, but they won’t
leave her alone. Between her failing business, angry landlord,
disloyal friends, and vampire stalkers, life is starting to feel
pretty stressful. When Ava finally deals with her biggest problem,
she is caught up in the chain of events it triggers and taken along a
path she can’t escape from.
Ava has to figure out what exactly is her biggest threat: the humans, the vampires, the Council—or her true heritage.