Jessicas guide to dating the dark side
Antanasia Dragomir, renamed Jessica Packwood by her adopted parents, is a down-to-earth farm girl with a talent for mathematics and a resolute disdain for all things supernatural.
The last thing she wanted was to find out that her birth parents were vampires, and that her vampire betrothed has come to claim her.
YMMV • Radar • Quotes • (Funny • Heartwarming • Awesome) • Fridge • Characters • Fanfic Recs • Nightmare Fuel • Shout Out • Analysis • Tear Jerker • Headscratchers • Trivia • WMG • Recap • Ho Yay • Image Links • Memes • Haiku • Laconic The debut novel of Beth Fantaskey, also known for Jekel Loves Hyde.
A sequel, Jessica Rules The Dark Side, has been announced for the summer of 2011.
Stealing a quick look across the aisle at Mindy, I saw panic and misery in her eyes, too, as she whispered, Mrs. And then he ran his tongue slowly across his lower lip. Wilhelm looked slightly alarmed as a tall teenager in a black velvet coat advanced up the aisle toward her. Almost against my will, I returned my attention to the teenager who’d hijacked English lit. Lucius Vladescu’s longish glossy black hair was out of place in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, but he would have fit right in with the European models in Mindy’s like a freak every time I thought about the story. I didn’t ask for details, and my adoptive parents never pressed the issue. Antanasia Dragomir didn’t exist, as far as I was concerned. But no, he slipped gracefully off the wall and bowed—a real bow, at the waist—to my mother.
That was my parents’ territory, and I had no interest in going there.
Marrying a vampire definitely doesn’t fit into Jessica Packwood’s senior year “get-a-life” plan.
I was thinking about how many times I’d probably waited for that bus over the course of a dozen years, killing time like any mathlete would, by doing calculations in my head, when I noticed him.
One should never confuse fashionable with beautiful. "Some of us are starting to wonder.""I come from civilization," Lucius retorted. Now pick up the books.” ― “Lucius paused, turning on his heel to face me.
You, in turn, are obligated to accept graciously.” ― “Where do you. " Frank challenged, puffing his chest, a little bolder now that he could breathe.
It was a dreary early morning right after Labor Day, and I was waiting for the school bus, just minding my own business, standing at the end of the dirt lane that connected my family’s farmhouse to the main road into town.
F222285Jes 2009 [Fic]—dc22 2007049002 ISBN 978-0-15-206384-9 e ISBN 978-0-547-48782-3 v2.0314 Growing Up Undead: A Teen Vampire’s Guide to Dating, Health, and Emotions THE FIRST TIME I saw him, a heavy, gray fog clung to the cornfields, tails of mist slithering between the dying stalks.