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Product Details

  • Series: Evernight (Book 4)
  • Hardcover: 368 pages
  • Publisher: HarperTeen; First Edition edition (March 8, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0061284424
  • ISBN-13: 978-0061284427
  • Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 1.2 x 8.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 15.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (66 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,139,645 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"Once I picked up 'Evernight' I couldn't put it down! I can't wait for Claudia Gray's next book!" L. J. Smith, best-selling author of 'The Vampire Diaries' --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

About the Author

Claudia Gray is the pseudonym of New Orleans–based writer Amy Vincent, the author of the New York Times bestselling Evernight series. She has worked as a lawyer, a journalist, a disc jockey, and an extremely poor waitress. Her grandparents' copy of Mysteries of the Unexplained is probably the genesis of her fascination with most things mysterious and/or inexplicable.


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Claudia Gray has worked as a lawyer, a journalist, a disc jockey, and an extremely poor waitress. Her lifelong interests in old houses, classic movies, vintage style, and history all play a part in creating the world of Evernight.

Customer Reviews

I was really surprised how much I enjoyed this final book of the series.
Victoria Sloboda
Of course there are no "perfect" endings but it felt more as if this book was trying to wrap everything up rather than getting you emotionally invested in the story.
RT343
In this conclusion Lucas and Bianca must find a way to be together at Evernight and find a way to fight Mrs. Bethany for one last time.
Pages of Forbidden Love

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17 of 20 people found the following review helpful By Kale on March 10, 2011
Format: Hardcover
Claudia Gray is tying up all the loose ends in the conclusion to her Evernight series. The book picks up as Lucas is about to rise from his first death to start his second life as a vampire. Lucas' internal struggle with becoming the very thing he was taught to hate, isn't his only battle. Now he has to fight the hunger. And live with the stigma of Black Cross among his previous prey. Bianca is still learning what it means to be a wraith, along with her own issues about being dead. Lucas, Bianca, and our favorite side kicks all journey back to Evernight. Along the way Lucas will face his mom, we find out exactly what Mrs. Bethany is up to with all those ghosts and if love really can transcend all obstacles.

The highlight of Afterlife was the supporting cast. Vic and Ranulf stole the show. Ranulf's backwards old english translations never failed to make me laugh. Patrice, Dana, and Raquel also join the mix and proved what real friendship truly is. There are some tough family issues as well. The overall message is what are the limits of love. Gray explores quite a few variations within different relationships.

Some low points. Unfortunately I can't say the highlight was the love story. The romance is why I read and followed the series. But they were more like an old married couple than star crossed teenage lovers. Bianca's constant repetitive blaming of Lucas' undead state on Balthazar. I can understand why she's upset, I just wish every time Bianca complained about it that it would be phrased differently. It was worded exactly the same each time. And became redundant. Unfortunately she harped on it a lot. I also didn't care for the end. It was neat and tidy, all my favorite people lived, but I found to be a bit of a let down. It was safe. Sweet. Tame.
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8 of 10 people found the following review helpful By Christina (A Reader of Fictions) on March 20, 2011
Format: Hardcover
Oh my goodness, the sappiness and cheesiness that comprise these books! They have always been this way, but I think they have been getting worse as they have gone along. I laughed out loud several times at the 'romantic' scenes. Are you wondering, why does she keep reading the Evernight series if she thinks it's so bad? Well, I really can't say. Once I read the first two books in a series, I generally feel compelled to finish (although I gave up on the House of Night books by the Casts). Besides that, my only other reason is that I make bad choices sometimes.

Okay, so I'm assuming that if you're reading this review, you either have already read the previous books and are acquainted with the plot or that you have no intention of ever reading them, so don't care about spoilers. At the opening of the novel, Bianca and Lucas are both dead; she's a wraith and he's a vampire. But (big surprise) being dead cannot stop their love (seriously, I'm so moved), as they keep reminding one another every three pages.

Of course, maybe they don't love each other as much in this situation. There is that human girl that Lucas befriended. Could just be me, but, had events transpired differently, I could imagine them getting along really well, if you catch my drift. Besides, Bianca said this: "It wasn't that I loved him any less for being dead--how could I?--but I knew that his life was something I loved about Lucas, and it was gone" (89). Really? I'm buying it. You don't love him less; you just loved him more before. That makes perfect sense. This is true love that lasts forever folks.

Best moment of the book, in my humble opinion, resulted from some poor editing.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Pricilla Lucero on May 7, 2012
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I had been looking forward to this book for a long time. As soon as I got it, I cleared my calendar and sat on my couch, practically with a DND sign on my forehead. After all that trouble, I got to say I was very disappointed. I often found myselft thinking "what is Ms. Gray thinking by writing this garbage". She completely veered off the originally story, which is such a shame because Evernight was a great book. After reading this, I'm not sure if I'll be picking up any of Claudia Gray's future books.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Serenity on August 6, 2013
Format: Hardcover
You finally figure out what Bethany is up to and why the humans attend the school. Bianca has found a way to stay in human form and be there for Lucas. While Lucas is a vampire he continues his struggle to stay the same, not for himself but for Bianca. Lucas and his mother meet and Bianca reveals her new self to her parents. Vic finally gets to see Maxie the ghost that has been living in his attic. This book leaves alot of questions in the end like what happens with Balthazar? What happens with Vic and his ghost? What about all of Bianca's friends? None the less I do love the ending of this book."I'll never die, he said. Before I could protest, Lucas put two fingers on my lips, his smile seemed to fill the room with lights and I realized he was telling a deeper kind of truth then I'd ever known before
"You'll live forever and being remembered by you is the only immortality I'll ever need if I only live on as a part of you - Bianca, that's my idea of heaven" That is truly one of the best endings I have EVER read. I give this book 5 stars.
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