Dare centuries-old vampire Louis Redman believe an inquisitive researcher's claim that she's close to finding a cure for his age-old curse? Determined to become human again, he must trust the lovely geneticist who has pushed her way into his guarded life...and heart...not to betray him to the government agency that wants to uncover his secrets for their own purposes.
Scientist Stacy Kimball discovers potential fame and the answer to immortality in a murder victim's blood sample. But as she gets closer to the truth, danger stalks her from the shadows. Who wants to silence her from making the breakthrough of a lifetime? The agency that funds her work, the mysterious donor who threatens her emotions or the killer who terrorizes Seattle's night scene?