Elaura Maitland is searching for her missing sister in the deepest, darkest shadows of New Orleans when she unwittingly gets pulled into an underground war between the vampires of the French Quarter.
Max has been the most powerful vampire in New Orleans for decades, ensuring a peaceful coexistence with humans. Now people are disappearing, which can only mean one thing: a vampire uprising. If Max can help Elaura find out what happened to her sister, maybe he can discover who's trying to wage a war against him.
As if he didn't have enough on his plate, Max's longtime enemy, a vampire hunter named Trevor, is back in town. The mysterious hunter and the beautiful Elaura have developed a close relationship, which complicates things even further, as Max tries to fight his own growing affection for her.
Lost in a world she never could have dreamed existed, Elaura must find out what happened to her sister, before the entire city goes down in the flames of a war waged to destroy humanity.