Nothing ever happened in Hailey's small town. The most exciting event was the arrival of the Lockwood family. Hailey spent her days attending her last year of high school and running her parents coffee shop. Everything changes one night, when Lation Lockwood walks into her parent's coffee shop.
The events of the night turn Hailey's world upside down when she discovers the entire Lockwood family's secret. Her life is suddenly in danger when she meets Lation's brother, Peirce. Peirce is unlike any man she has ever met. She soon learns he isn't exactly a man. She is instantly attracted to him even though Lation, Peirce's brother, saw her first.
Hailey attempts to stay alive, and keep the people she loves out of danger as she gets caught up in a world she never imagined existed. To complicate her life even more, Peirce claims ownership over her. Hailey attempts to resist Peirce's hold, all while trying to remain sane as she fights to find her place in this new unfamiliar world of darkness. Hailey soon finds herself a vampire's possession, when Peirce refuses to let her go.