Thirst no. 1
'I am a vampire, and that is the truth. But the modern meaning of the word vampire, the stories that have been told about creatures such as I, are not precisely true. I do not turn to ash in the sun, nor do I cringe when I see a crucifix
As to blood- ha, blood, the whole subject fascinated me. I do like that as well, warm and dripping, when I am thirsty. And I am often thirsty.'
Alisa has been in control of her urges for the five thousand years she has been a vampire. She feeds but does not kill; she lives her life on the fringe to maintain her secret. But when her creator returns to hunt her, she must break her own rules in order to survive.
Her quest leads her to Ray. He is the only person who can help her; he also has every reason to fear her. Alisa must get closer to him to ensure her immortality. But as she begins to fall in love with Ray, suddenly there is more at stake than her own life
is the author of over forty teen thrillers, including series Remember Me, Final Friends and Chain Letter. Originally published in 1994 as six separate books, this series sold over half a million copies and made Christopher Pike a household name in teen thrillers.
Thirst no. 1
Simon and Schuster
Author: Christopher Pike
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