The recent Strigoi attack at St. Vladimir’s Academy was the deadliest ever in the school’s history, claiming the lives of Moroi students, teachers, and guardians alike. Even worse, the Strigoi took some of their victims with them . . . including Dimitri. He’d rather die than be one of them, and... show more
The recent Strigoi attack at St. Vladimir’s Academy was the deadliest ever in the school’s history, claiming the lives of Moroi students, teachers, and guardians alike. Even worse, the Strigoi took some of their victims with them . . . including Dimitri. He’d rather die than be one of them, and now Rose must abandon her best friend, Lissa—the one she has sworn to protect no matter what—and keep the promise Dimitri begged her to make long ago. But with everything at stake, how can she possibly destroy the person she loves most?
Publish date: April 6th 2010
Pages no: 503
Edition language: English
Series: Vampire Academy (#4)
This Review can also be found at MissKatiEllen & Goodreads. I’ve really been struggling trying to get through this series and I’m not 100% sure as to why, I’ve got a mental block I can’t get through. I know I’ve been enjoying this series, the character and plot development has been steadily growin...
Rose Hathaway's life will never be the same. The recent attack on St. Vladimir's Academy devastated the entire Moroi world. Many are dead. And, for the few victims carried off by Strigoi, their fates are even worse. A rare tattoo now adorns Rose's neck, a mark that says she's killed far too many S...
How does this YA series just continue to get better and better?! I am just astounded by how it sucks me in. Things are not all wrapped up in a pretty package. I'm torn between how I want things to go. There's sacrifice and love and fight. Rose is one of the best heroines around. Really this se...
I squealed with happiness when we figured out Abe was Rose's dad. Best part of the book for me, for sure.
I feel like this volume takes a step back from the previous book, Shadow Kiss, in terms of pacing and suspense. There are elements to its construction which simply didn't work very well for me. One of these is the fact that Rose departs the world that Richelle Mead has crafted for three novels in se...