Clara Lucas, a successful veterinarian, loves her home on Galveston Island, her animals, and her big Cajun family. Her life gets even better when the US Army arrives, brining the one man she can give her heart to.
But the Army has a covert agenda, and Clara’s lover must keep it secure. He must guard the Army’s new experimental asset, a young vampire slipping into madness.
Meanwhile, Clara’s best friend is working with the vampires gathering in Galveston to rescue him.
As the whispers of the late night DJ fill her with dread, Clara faces a cruel dilemma: Choose a side and enter the war, or watch the world she loves be destroyed. All she wants is to keep everyone alive, but how can she keep the balance?