Bleeding to death after brutal mugging on the campus of UNLV,
Twenty-fiveyear old Alyssa, is rescued by the cold and aloof, vampire, Lysander. Taking pity on her, he shares the gift-and curse-ofimmortality. She awakens as a vampire and is soon devastated by harsh realities of her new way of life: the loss of her friends, her independence, and her humanity.
As if having her humanity stripped away wasn't enough to make life interesting, Alyssa finds out her
Turning ,did not go unnoticed by the rest of undead society. Old enemies; an ancient sect of vampire hunters, known as the Acta Sanctorum, as well as a powerful Vampire mistress, each set plans in motion to destroy both Alyssa and Lysander.
Only by accepting her new-found immortality and seizing
the night, will Alyssa hope to survive. She and Lysander will have tofight together against two sets of enemies bent on destroying them. (edited by author)
Shelfari edited the description of Immortalis Carpe Noctem Monday, March 22, 2010.