Jessicas guide to dating the undead
." Had I really heard him call me by that long-forgotten name?
In the precious split second I wasted being angry at my father, the stranger really did move in my direction, stepping out from under the tree, and I could have sworn—just as the bus, thank god, crested the rise about fifty yards down the road—I could have sworn I heard him say, "Antanasia." My old name .
She gives us exactly what we want — and that’s where the true success of the story comes from.
She indulges our wants from a vampire romance, and she does so with expert finesse.
And if he knew that obscure fact, what else did the dark stranger, receding in the mist, know about my past?
The romance sizzles, the plot develops ingeniously and suspensefully, and the satire sings."— Publishers Weekly, starred review"Fantaskey sustains a wholly believable contemporary teen world against a backdrop of vampire romance—Jessica and her friends look and talk like real teens, and her wry sense of humor is delightful, especially when describing an archrival who has her eye on Lucius.
But then a bizarre (and incredibly hot) new exchange student named Lucius Vladescu shows up, claiming that Jessica is a Romanian vampire princess by birthand hes her long-lost fiancé. So as you can imagine, I thoroughly enjoyed this book. And I read most of it in a single sitting, staying up way too late on a work night to finish.Armed with newfound confidence and a cop The undead can really screw up your senior year ...
He must have realized I’d spotted him, because he shifted a little, like he was deciding whether to leave.The plot unfolds with cinematic-like pacing, which makes it easy to keep turning the page (and, as I learned first-hand, stay up way too late reading).What’s more is that Fantaskey’s characters are multidimensional and its fun to watch them grow and develop — especially Jessica, as she matures and accepts her destiny — and Lucius, as he transforms from an arrogant [insert colorful word here] to a self-sacrificing and courageous, romantic hero.Book Title: Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side The author of the book: Beth Fantaskey Edition: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt The size of the: 450 KB City - Country: No data Date of issue: December 21st 2010 ISBN: 0594091446 ISBN 13: 9780594091448 Language: English Format files: PDF Loaded: 2295 times Reader ratings: 6.9 p The undead can really screw up your senior year . But then a bizarre (and incredibly hot) new exchange student named Lucius Vladescu shows up, claiming that Jessica is a Romanian vampire princess by birth and he s her long-lost fianc�.