Stefan Salvatore has come to terms with being a vampire. The events of the past few months have sobered him, and the fog of his own blood lust has begun to lift. After his brother, Damon Salvatore, betrays him in New Orleans, Stefan travels to Manhattan to start over. Vowing to never harm or kill another human again, he feeds off animals to survive. But the quiet life he anticipated is jolted when he runs into his brother Damon, who has convinced New York high society that he is Italian royalty. While Stefan is regaining his humanity, Damon has completely lost his.
Hunter Wild is the youngest in a long line of elite vampire hunters, a legacy that is both a blessing and a curse at the secret Helios-Ra Academy where she excels at just about everything. Thanks to her friendship with Kieran Black, Hunter receives an invitation to attend a vampire coronation. There she meets Quinn, a drop-dead gorgeous vampire who flirts with her. When students at the Helios-Ra Academy fall victims to a mysterious illness, Hunter is shocked to realize that she must rely on him to help save the future of the institution.
The Vampire Diaries Stefan Diaries Origin takes place in Mystic Falls, Virginia during the Civil War in the year 1864. Seventeen year old Stefan Salvatore is engaged to Rosalyn a girl whom he is not in love with. Stefan and his best friend Damon are inseparable until they meet Katherine, a girl who has come to live with them. They both fall in love with the stunning, mysterious, seductive, and beautiful Katherine and are rivals for her affection. However, Katherine harbors a secret. She is a vampire.