Vampire Academy may be the first from six books within the worldwide bestselling series Vampire Academy through the American author Richelle Mead.

This book chronicles the existence of 17-year-old Rosemarie Hathaway, generally referred to as Rose, a dhampir and her Moroi closest friend Vasilisa “Lissa” Dragomir after being introduced to their school “St Vladimir’s Academy” after being on the move for 2 years. The novel was adapted right into a film, Vampire Academy and it was released worldwide on Feb 7, 2014.

Rose Hathaway is really a dhampir, half-vampire and half-human, who’s training to become a protector at St. Vladimir’s Academy together with many more like her. You will find negative and positive vampires within their world: Moroi, who co-exist peacefully one of the humans and just take bloodstream from contributors, as well as possess the opportunity to control among the four elements – water, earth, fire or air and Strigoi, bloodstream-sucking, evil vampires who drink to kill. Rose along with other dhampir guardians are educated to safeguard Moroi and kill Strigoi in their education. Together with her closest friend, Princess Vasilisa Dragomir (Lissa), a Moroi and all of the her line, that she’s a nigh unbreakable bond. Rose has the capacity to feel Lissa’s feelings through her bond and may sometimes enter her body without Lissa knowing when her feelings are extremely strong. Rose and Lissa ran from their school, the vampire academy, 2 yrs ago and survive by using compulsion by feeding from one another. They were moving from places to places, however this time, they were given caught through the school guardians and came back for their school.

It received reviews that are positive, having a Goodreads average of four.19/5, according to 227,620 ratings. It had been listed among the list of Quick Picks for Reluctant Youthful Adult Readers and suggested by Booklist, teenbookstoo.com, and Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA). Vampire Academy seemed to be voted # 4 after Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer, Harry Potter and also the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling, and Diary of the Wimpy Kid on ALA’s teens top ten. The Vampire Academy series seemed to be among the New You are able to Occasions Bestseller top within the children’s books series division.