By Melissa De La Cruz
Schuyler Van Alen is commencing to get more well-off along with her newfound vampire powers, yet she nonetheless has many unanswered questions. a visit to Italy looking for her grandfather purely serves to make issues extra complicated. What secrets and techniques are the leaders of The Committee hiding? in the meantime, again in ny, arrangements are feverishly underway for the well-known 400 Ball. In precise Blue Blood style, the ball is completely fab, entire with masks—and hidden at the back of this masquerade is a revelation that may swap the process a tender vampire’s future. The exciting sequel in Melissa de los angeles Cruz’s vampire mythology has all of the glamour, perspective, and vampire lore that made the 1st booklet successful.
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She held it up to the light. It was a gold dress with a tight, strapless corset bodice and a princess skirt with folds and folds of voluminous fabric. She held it up against herself. It would fit, she knew it would fit. When Schuyler entered the St. Regis Ballroom, the whole room stood still. The guests stared at her as she stood by theentrance, illuminated under the spotlight, uncertain about where to go next. A few gasps could be heard from the crowd. Jack Force, for one, couldn't take his eyes off her.
She'd invited a Red Blood to the party. Mimi was going to be seriously pissed. html Hopeless. Everything was hopeless now. Her grandfather had turned out to be useless: a scared old man with nothing to live for but his books, his cigars, and his port wine. What had she expected? A tutor, a guide, a patron…a father. Someone who would take the burden off her shoul-ders for a while. As she packed her bags in her hotel room the next morn-ing, Schuyler remembered Lawrence's parting words. "I am sorry, Schuyler.
The tail-coat was beautifully cut in the traditional fashion, with a two-button closure and a velvet stripe down the side of the trousers. He stood in the living room with his hands clasped behind him, waiting for the women in his family to finish dressing. His son, Jack, was dressed similarly, and looked dashing in his tailcoat. Jack had chosen a pointed collar that lay flaton his dress shirt rather than the traditional butterfly collar that turned up against the chin. Jack had been quiet all day, and suddenly he swung his legs off the couch and stood up.