kidsturncentral.com | 27 April 2010 | ???
Darren Shan, Vampire Prince and vampaneze killer, faces his worst nightmare yet — school! But homework is the least of Darren's problems. Bodies are piling up. Time is running out. And the past is catching up with the hunters fast.Darren, Mr. Crepsley and Harkat are back living with humans in the hunt for the Lord of the Vampaneze in Book 8 of the Cirque Du Freak series. As you may have predicted Darren comes face to face with past friends and foes.Once again Darren is torn between the loyalty of vampires and his human relationships.The action heats up as they hunt down and fight the vampaneze so fans of gore will be pleased with this book. Fans waiting to find out what happened to the humans in Darren's life won't be disappointed either as we learn more about what happened to them.While somewhat predictable, Allies of the Night ties up a lot of loose ends and moves us forward to an inevitable clash between vampires, vampaneze and humans.Another good, page-turning read for Cirque fans.Read more...Return to reviews listing