Author: LM DeWalt
Publish Date: Published February 1st 2012 by Central Avenue Publishing (first published August 31st 2010)
Lily is a tragic and lonely vampire, unwittingly brought into her existence by Ian, a selfish but beautiful maker who has captured her heart for decades, even though he left her with no compass on how to navigate her strange new world. When she meets a coven of vampires that takes her in and treats her like family, all she thought she knew is brought into question. Things are further complicated when she finally finds love – Christian, a human man. Just when she's finally found happiness, Ian reappears, threatening to destroy everything Lily holds dear. When he once again removes all her choices, Lily is thrown into a world where Ian's ongoing sins are unstoppable and her family and newfound love seem lost forever.You love a good vampire story, right? Well, this one will certainly capture your attention! Lily has been alone for a long time. She is always on the move to keep attention away from her. Her maker, Ian, left her as a newborn and she was completely lost. She lost her first love, and was left to figure out how to survive as a vampire.
She has lived in her apartment for two years, the longest she has ever stayed in one place. She was forced to leave during the night, when a neighbor asks her out on a date and starts to fall for her. She decides to try to find others like her. Kalia finds Lily on the beach, and brings her home. Kalia, Adam and Maia become a family.
Lily decides to go to college to defeat her boredom. She meets, Christian, a human, and falls madly in love. She knows its wrong in so many ways, but she cannot help being drawn to him. Ian shows up and turns Lily’s happy life upside down. She has to make a difficult decision to protect those who have become so important to her.
Lily is an exciting vampire adventure that will make you fall in love with paranormal genre all over again. It shows the powerful bond between the maker and the newborn. The forbidden love makes you hope that they can overcome their obstacles. The family unity in the coven is overpowering. I enjoyed watching Lily grow and become more confident in herself. I completely enjoyed this story. You should give it a try!