But the one that people just insist on thinking is totally fiction in spite of all the evidence to the contrary is the fact that old and powerful immortal — or near immortal — beings walk among us. They’re called vampires. They exist in the shadows. They lead elite lives — and they have a political agenda.
In 1648 France a few weeks after Simone Gireaux accidentally becomes a vampire she is headed for the bright town on the lake where she hopes to learn how to survive among mortals. But screams in the forest lead her to a small settlement taken captive by a vampire and his mortal minions.
This revised edition of New Blood (12,300 words) is the sequel to the short story An Accidental Vampire.