Melissa de la Cruz had a great 2013 and it looks like her success will be following her into 2014. Besides a television series being made from her “Withces of East End” book series, her New York Times vampire bestseller, “Blue Bloods” ended at the top of the charts but this is only the beginning. The beloved young adult vampire series, “Blue Bloods” was so loved that even though the series ended, she has decided to introduce her fans to a spinoff series that continues the story of “Blue Bloods” but with a new and old characters that center around the once human conduit, now vampire, Oliver Hazard Perry.
The title of the new series is “Vampires of Manhattan” and has the vampires trying to build “Millennial” lives in Manhattan. There is war among the vampires as well as the evil of their world.
Here is the official synopsis:
Hero of this sexy, paranormal action tale is Oliver Hazard-Perry, former human conduit, and Manhattan’s only human-turned-vampire, now the head of the Blue Bloods Coven. When his all-too-human lover is found murdered on the eve of the coven’s annual Four Hundred Ball–a celebration meant to usher in a new era in vampire society and to mark the re-unification of the Coven after decades of unrest and decay–Oliver is devastated.
Now, not only is he trying to create a new world order for the immortal elite, he’s the prime suspect and is stalked by the newly installed head of the vampire secret police. Because according to the new rules, vampires who take human life can now be executed. Burned.
How can an immortal sentenced to die fight back? He has to find the killer–and the answers lie deep in vampire lore.
It has been rumored that Mimi Force and Kingsley Martin will appear at some point in the book as well as Schuyler and Jack and of course the wolves. Other rumors include a few be deaths and a ball as well as the possibility that there may only be two books in this series.
Fans are excited that the story will continue and it looks like there will be even more good news in her future.