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The asylum

The asylum

Smith, L. J. (Lisa J.); Williamson, Kevin, 1965-; Plec, Julie

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. He travels to New York City to start a new life, one that does not require him to kill humans to survive. But the quiet life he envisioned is quickly jolted

Paperback, Book. English. Fiction 13+. Young adult fiction. Horror. Horror tales.
Published London: Hodder Children's, 2012
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Statement of responsibility: based on the novels by L.J. Smith and the TV series developed by Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec
ISBN: 1444909991, 1444910027, 9781444909999, 9781444910025
Intended audience: Adolescent.
Note: TV tie-in.
Note: Originally published: New York: HarperTeen.
Physical Description: 217 p. ; 20 cm.
Series: The vampire diaries. Stefan's diaries ; v. 5
Subject: Salvatore, Stefan (Fictitious Character) Fiction.; Vampires Fiction.
Series Title: Vampire diaries. Stefan's diaries ; v. 5.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 5.1
Interest Level: UY
Points: 7
Quiz Number: 223360

Author note

L. J. Smith is an American author living in California. Her books are young-adult literature and combine a myriad of genres including horror, science fiction/fantasy and romance. She has written three trilogies, two series and two companion novels. After a nearly ten year hiatus from writing, L.J. Smith announced that a new Vampire Diaries trilogy was in the works, which is now a major ITV2 Series.


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