A tale of unholy passion and unearthy surrender. Princeton University librarians Simon Penn and Frederika N\Vanderveen have rescued an ancient document from dark, destructive forces. But to reveal its dread prophecy they must decipher a dead vampire's diaries, locked away in Switzerland. A satanic bargain sealed in blood, Simon is deeply in love with the beautiful eenigmatic Frederika. Yet her eyes, changing from blue through green to amber hen\hind huge sunglasses, make him fear the spell of the vampire who once enslaved her. A race against time through the dark place of the undead and stalkign the pair across Europe is the high prince of all night fiends, last of his kind, and soon if he can regain the scrolls the first of a teerrifying new breed who will consume humanity.