When sixteen-year-old Zoey Redbird gets Marked as a fledgling vampire she must join the House of Night school where she will train to become an adult vampire. That is, if she makes it through the Change. But Zoe is no ordinary fledgling. She has been chosen as special by the Goddess Nyx and discovers her amazing new power to conjure the elements: ...
When sixteen-year-old Zoey Redbird gets Marked as a fledgling vampire she must join the House of Night school where she will train to become an adult vampire. That is, if she makes it through the Change. But Zoe is no ordinary fledgling. She has been chosen as special by the Goddess Nyx and discovers her amazing new power to conjure the elements: earth, air, fire, water and spirit. When Zoey discovers that the leader of the Dark Daughters, the school's most elite group, is misusing her Goddess-given gifts, Zoey must look within herself to embrace her destiny - with a little help from her new vampire friends. - Not suitable for younger readers -
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I enjoy supernatural books and enjoyed reading this book's new angle on the vampire. The book follows the transformation of childhood to adulthood from the angle of human to vampire. This book introduces you to some very compelling characters, whom you want to know all about. The book is well written and is enjoyable from the first page until the last.
Jun 23, 2010
Make sure you get all books in this series.
You will not be able to put this down. I love The house of night series. It's like a world of vampires and witches intertwined.
Mar 27, 2010
good reading as usual unable to put it down keeps interest until the end
Aug 21, 2009
"Marked" by pc cast and kristin cast is brobably one of the most hottest book these days. This is an interesting story about a girl who's just been marked to become a fledgling vampire. Zoey, the main character, has just entered an all vampire school leaving her crazed mom and her step-loser. Zoey's future might turn out to be not so bad when she meets new friends and finds another boyfriend (besides her "ex" boyfriend. For now she's meeting up with Approdite, a hag who's the leader of the dark daughters!
Aug 6, 2009
4 Stars to Marked
Marked is the begining of the series "House of Night" novels, based in a fictional reality where vampyres co-reside with humans. The vampyres are not made, but go through a physical and mental change from human to vampyre if their Goddess, Nyx, so chooses.
I thought the writing was done well, a teenager wouldn't have any difficulty reading this book, and an adult may enjoy the frivolous humour that makes you forget to do the chores. 'Marked' is also part mystery, so as you are reading about the main character, Zoey, making the new changes as a maked fledgling, you are also trying to figure out the underlying pieces of the puzzel within in her new home of the House of Night.
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