Rose, a twenty-one-year-old woman studying to be a teacher, is beautiful, strong, smart, and brave but ha a secret that not even her best friend knows: Her boyfriend, Adrian, beats her. After one beating that almost killed her, everyone knows the truth and they all realize that Adrian had been doing this all under their noses. After the beating, she meets Dimitri Belikov, a cop rising to the position of detective. As soon as they meet, they automatically feel connected and he will stop at nothing to keep her safe as Adrian tries to get the one thing he can't have; The one the he'd kill for; Even if it means killing her.
All human Vampire Academy!
I do NOT own the MAJOR characters as they belong to the brilliant Richelle Mead!
Some graphic scenes of abuse.