South America, 1531. Dona Gabriella is surprised by her feelings for
the son of her future husband, the conquistador Hernan Torres.
Russia, January 1812. Captain Armand Malachi continues his search for
a legendary treasure! London, 1885. In the mansion of Lord
Cavendish, Victor Thorpe faces a cruel dilemma: he stands as the only
heir to Cavendish’s fortune, ready to inherit… on one condition: he
must drink the cup of blood that stands before him. Three lives,
three incarnations of Vlad Dracul, all three engaged in the eternal
struggle between two vampiric brothers!
Ever since marrying Maximilian of Austria, Charlotte's life has been
a series of disenchantments. Her life with Max reduced to nothing,
she now puts all her stakes in the Mexican crown. Upon the couple's
arrival in Veracruz, they are faced with an anemic, worn-out country,
far from pacified by the French troops. They must come head-to-head
with the defiant local elites, who have decided to take advantage of
Max's weaknesses in order to preserve their own interests.