After failing as a vampire hunter, 17-year-old Cleo is sent to an academy full of vampires as a false peace treaty. Her true objective is supposed to be finding the hidden heir to the dark world while befriending the current one, but the current heir has a plot of his own. To kill the peace treaty human and start a war. ~ In an attempt to bring about the end of a constant war between vampires and vampire hunters, Cleo Levant is sent to the vampire academy Maiestas Regia. With enemies around every corner and no humans in sight, Cleo must play her role in securing peace while protecting herself from the students who want revenge for what her family did to theirs. Her duties include befriending the cold and calculating vampire prince, Claude. But Claude is suspicious of Cleo- and for good reason. Cleo's father has his own objective for allowing her to attend the academy. To unearth the rumored hidden heir. When one wrong move could start a war, Cleo struggles between fulfilling the demands of her father, and the demands that will lead to peace. Can she succeed when the prince wants nothing but to run her through and be done with it?