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Vampire rising: Alex Van Helsing Series, Book 1

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The Van Helsing name reborn

Fourteen-year-old Alex has no idea that he's descended from the world's most famous vampire hunter, but that changes fast when he arrives at Glenarvon Academy and confronts two vampires in his first three days. Turns out Glenarvon isn't the only school near Lake Geneva. Hidden deep underground lies an ancient university for vampires called the Scholomance. And the deadly vampire clan lord known as Icemaker? You might say he's a visiting professor.

When two of Alex's friends are kidnapped by Icemaker, it's up to Alex to infiltrate the Scholomance and get them back--alive. Assisted by the Polidorium, a top-secret vampire-hunting organization with buried ties to the Van Helsings, Alex dodges zombies, bullets, and lots--and lots--of fangs on his way to thwarting Icemaker's plans and fulfilling his family destiny.

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9780061951008
9780061993381
9780061950995
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 5.5, 7 Points
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HL: High-Low 780L
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Full title vampire rising
Author henderson jason
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Last Update 2018-05-24 23:05:25PM
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series Alex Van Helsing
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subject_facet Boarding schools -- Fiction, Paranormal fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Switzerland -- Fiction, Vampires -- Fiction
title_display Vampire rising
title_full Vampire Rising Alex Van Helsing Series, Book 1, Vampire rising / Jason Henderson
title_short Vampire rising
title_sub Alex Van Helsing Series, Book 1
topic_facet Boarding schools, Fantasy, Paranormal fiction, Schools, Suspense, Vampires, Young Adult Fiction