Synopses & Reviews
Branded as a traitor and hunted by the vampire clan, Vampire's Assistant Darren Shan faces certain death. Can he reverse the odds and outwit a Vampire Prince, or is this the end of thousands of years of vampire rule? Darren's initiation on Vampire Mountain draws to a stunning, bloody conclusion but the Saga continues...
"The story has numerous plot twists and decent characterization. There is plenty of blood, gore, and suspense. However, this novel doesn't stand on its own....Strictly for fans of the previous books." School Library Journal
"These are the best moments of this series gone stale the moments where Darren recollects his humanness....The original premise of a conflicted young man...yearning for his human family and his lost way of life, has been overlooked along the way." Christopher Moning, Children's Literature
Betrayed by Kurda and reeling from the brutal slaying of Gavner, the vampire's assistant, Darren Shan, finds himself branded a traitor and hunted by the vampire clan.
Branded a traitor, betrayed by a friend, and hunted by the vampire clan, Darren Shan, the Vampire's assistant, faces certain death. Can Darren reverse the odds and outwit a Vampire Prince?
About the Author
Darren Shan is the New York Times bestselling author of Cirque Du Freak and The Demonata, whose novels have sold over 15 million copies worldwide. Darren lives in Ireland, where he writes and collects art, comics, and film.