Vampire Mountain PROLOGUE (The Saga of Darren Shan #4)

Vampire Mountain PROLOGUE (The Saga of Darren Shan #4)


Genres: Young AdultHorror

Status: Full

Updated date: 20:18:08 09/08/2022

Description "Vampire Mountain PROLOGUE (The Saga of Darren Shan #4)"

  "PACK YOUR BAGS," Mr. Crepsley said late one night, as he was heading for his coffin. "We leave for Vampire Mountain tomorrow." I was used to the vampire making declarations out of the blue - he didn't believe in consulting me when he was making up his mind - but this was shocking, even for him. "Vampire Mountain?" I yelled, racing after him. "Why are we going there?" "To present you to the Council," he said. "It is time." "The Council of Vampire Generals?" I asked. "Why do we have to go? Why now?" "We go because it is proper," he said. "And we go now because the Council only meets once every twelve years. If we miss this year's gathering, we will have a long wait until the next." And that was all he'd say about it. He ignored the rest of my questions and tucked himself into his coffin before the sun rose, leaving me to worry the day away. My name is Darren Shan. I'm a half-vampire. I used to be human until eight or so years ago, when my destiny clashed with Mr. Crepsley's and I reluctantly became his assistant. I had a hard time adapting to the vampire and his ways - especially when it came to drinking human blood - but finally I let go, accepted my