Fall of Night CHAPTER ONE (The Morganville Vampires #14)

Fall of Night CHAPTER ONE (The Morganville Vampires #14)


Genres: FantasyYoung Adult

Status: Full

Updated date: 02:24:23 10/08/2022

Description "Fall of Night CHAPTER ONE (The Morganville Vampires #14)"

The billboard at the edge of the border of Morganville hadn't changed since Claire had first driven past it on the way into town at the tender age of sixteen. It seemed a lifetime ago, but here was the same old sign, faded and creaking in the dry desert wind. It had a 1950s-era couple (white, of course) next to a finned car as big as a boat, looking into the sunset. WELCOME TO MORGANVILLE. YOU'LL NEVER WANT TO LEAVE. Yet here she was. Leaving. Actually leaving. The weight of it felt suddenly unbearable, and the billboard dissolved into impressionistic swirls as tears formed hot in her eyes. She was finding it hard to catch her breath. I don't have to go, she thought. I can turn around, go home, go back where it's safe ... because as crazy and dangerous as Morganville was, at least she'd learnt how to live in it. How to adapt, and survive, and even thrive. It had become, well, home. Comfortable. Out there ... she wasn't sure what she'd be any more, out there. It's time to find out, the more adult part of her said. You have to see the world before you can give it up to be here. She supposed that was right. Didn't the Amish send their kids out on rumspringa, to find out what life was like outside and make a real decision on whether