Vampire Christian Du Mauré watches over Amanda and Ryan, the last two descendants of a painful affair he had more than two centuries ago with the beautiful Josette Delacore in Paris. On the eve of revolution, he made her a promise.
Presently Christian’s promise is intact. Amanda’s life is happily predictable: working for New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. One night Amanda is roused by an unexpected phone call from Ryan who urgently needs her help. Against her better judgment, she rushes to meet him in Central Park becomes entangled in a world she never imagined was real.