Evil Returns (The Vampire's Promise Book 2)

Devnee simply desires to be beautiful—but is she prepared to pay the price?
Devnee is so serious about having a bed room in an attic tower. A tower sounds so romantic, like residing in a personal fortress. Devnee hopes her new room will make her romantic—beautiful, well known, or even chuffed. however the tower feels inexplicably creepy, particularly simply because its home windows are tightly shuttered. On Devnee’s first actual evening in her new room, bizarre issues begin to occur. A disembodied hand seems to be outdoors her window, with lengthy silver fingernails that Devnee can’t aid yet lengthy to the touch. Devnee’s shadow detaches from her physique and starts off wandering the perimeters of her new room on its own. On her first day at her new highschool, Devnee reveals herself intensely wishing her existence have been diversified. And while someone—something—arrives in her tower room to make that want come real, Devnee’s top intentions at beginning a brand new existence take a dismal turn.
In the second one ebook in Caroline B. Cooney’s Vampire’s Promise trilogy, evil reveals one other susceptible lady . . .
This e-book gains an illustrated biography of Caroline B. Cooney together with infrequent pictures and never-before-seen files from the author’s own collection.

Show description

Quick preview of Evil Returns (The Vampire's Promise Book 2) PDF

Similar Literature books

Guest of a Sinner: A Novel

The witty 6th novel via the writer of well mannered intercourse follows a bunch of latest Yorkers who, at the verge of heart age, are suffering with the obvious vacancy in their lives. through the writer of type of wealthy. nationwide ad/promo.

I Wish Someone Were Waiting for Me Somewhere

I want somebody have been looking forward to Me someplace explores how a lifestyles may be replaced irrevocably in exactly one fateful second. A pregnant mother's plans for the long run get to the bottom of on the medical institution; a vacationing salesman learns the results of an almost-missed go out at the highway within the newspaper the subsequent morning; whereas an ideal date is spoilt by means of a unmarried act of thoughtlessness.

Armadale (Penguin Classics)

While the aged Allan Armadale makes a bad confession on his death-bed, he has little notion of the repercussions to come back, for the key he unearths includes the mysterious Lydia Gwilt: flame-haired temptress, bigamist, laudanum addict and husband-poisoner. Her malicious intrigues gasoline the plot of this gripping melodrama: a story of stressed identities, inherited curses, romantic rivalries, espionage, money—and homicide.

The Betrothed: I Promessi Sposi (Penguin Classics)

Set in Lombardy in the course of the Spanish profession of the past due 1620s, The Betrothed tells the tale of 2 younger fans, Renzo and Lucia, avoided from marrying by means of the petty tyrant Don Rodrigo, who wishes Lucia for himself. compelled to escape, they're then cruelly separated, and needs to face many risks together with plague, famine and imprisonment, and confront a number of unusual characters - the mysterious Nun of Monza, the fiery Father Cristoforo and the sinister 'Unnamed' - of their fight to be reunited.

Extra resources for Evil Returns (The Vampire's Promise Book 2)

Show sample text content

What’s occurring? inform me. Please. ” “I’m simply studying to control my learn time higher, mom. Aren’t you pleased with me? ” A shadow crossed her mother’s face. She fiddled with the wallpaper samples. She tilted her physique, looking the window back, towards the hemlocks. Devnee her gaze. stuck within the hemlocks like a massive moth used to be the vampire’s cloak. “There’s anything …” Her mother’s voice trailed off. “I can’t relatively concentrate on it. My point of view is off. There’s—I don’t know—it appears to be like like—I imagine it’s soiled laundry caught at the tree.

The vampire used to be inside a step of her concepts. He is available in whilst I enable him! suggestion Devnee. i presumed he may possibly come of his personal accord, yet he can’t. i really open the door myself: I want for anything—and he is available in. She drew her concepts and her soul jointly and got rid of any needs, stalled any craving. Even for being great. For whatever in any respect. She grew difficult and reliable, like concrete bunkers. The vampire was once long gone earlier than he had relatively gotten in. He was once unable to speak together with her at the within her head, the best way he had some time past.

There have been such a lot of names revolving in Devnee’s mind. Trey took Devnee’s tray again for her so she didn’t need to transparent her personal position the 1st day. “You’re too ladylike for this chore,” he acknowledged to her, which brought on a fierce argument among him and Victoria on what made a woman, and no matter if this sort of creature existed, or should still exist. They went again to English at a trot; twenty-five mins was once just enough time to face in line, bolt down lunch, and make the go back journey. Devnee felt like taking a snooze, or maybe going again for one more dessert, yet Victoria, who had performed additional studying, made pertinent reviews in regards to the writer they have been learning.

You actually glance burnt up. ” Victoria gave him a glance. William didn't understand how to interpret it and seemed nervously again. Victoria stated to Aryssa, “William and that i are nominating you for Sweetheart, Aryssa. ” She gave Aryssa a hug. Devnee considered the final individual to provide Aryssa a hug and quivered. individual? stated the vampire in her head. rather, my expensive. i'm really not anyone. Get out of my brain! stated Devnee silently. Why? i love it in right here. It’s so just like my very own. Devnee flinched, and Eleanor, subsequent to her, stated in that snippy profitable voice, “Problem?

Blood. i have to no longer consider blood. Her father unfold strawberry jam on a toasted bagel and for a minute sticking his knife right into a jar of congealed blood. Devnee hung on to herself, and for one queer frightening second her self looked as if it would detach because the shadow had, leaving her with not anything however the attractive shell. “Which good friend? ” she requested Luke. She picked up her orange juice. It used to be purple. She approximately spilled it. “Cranberry juice,” stated her mom, chirping like a canary. “I suggestion it can make this sort of beautiful switch.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.01 of 5 – based on 7 votes