Bloodlines

12 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 8,813 ratings

Bloodlines Publisher's Summary

The first book in Richelle Mead's brand-new teen fiction series - set in the same world as Vampire Academy.

When alchemist Sydney is ordered into hiding to protect the life of Moroi princess Jill Dragomir, the last place she expects to be sent is a human private school in Palm Springs, California. But at their new school, the drama is only just beginning.

Populated with new faces as well as familiar ones, Bloodlines explores all the friendship, romance, battles and betrayals that made the #1 New York Times best-selling Vampire Academy series so addictive - this time in a part-vampire, part-human setting where the stakes are even higher and everyone's out for blood.

©2011 Richelle Mead (P)2011 Penguin Audio
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  • Book 1

    • Bloodlines

    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Emily Shaffer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,682
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,494
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,488

    When alchemist Sydney is ordered into hiding to protect the life of Moroi princess Jill Dragomir, the last place she expects to be sent is a human private school in Palm Springs, California. But at their new school, the drama is only just beginning. Populated with new faces as well as familiar ones, Bloodlines explores all the friendship, romance, battles and betrayals that made the #1 New York Times best-selling Vampire Academy series so addictive - this time in a part-vampire, part-human setting....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • VA fans will be thrilled!

    • By Felicity Fairchild on 08-30-11

    Regular price: $42.00

    • Bloodlines, Book 1

    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Emily Shaffer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    The unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Bloodlines by Richelle Mead. Read by the actress Emily Shaffer. Sydney belongs to a secret group who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the world of humans and vampires. But when Sydney is torn from her bed in the middle of the night, she fears she's still being punished for her complicated alliance with vampire Rose Hathaway. What unfolds is far worse. The sister of Moroi queen Lissa Dragomir is in mortal danger, and goes into hiding.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great characters

    • By Caroline Greyling (Author of Five: Maor book one) on 09-02-15

    Regular price: $25.59

  • Book 2

    • The Golden Lily

    • Bloodlines, Book 2
    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Emily Shaffer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,596
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,425
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,433

    Tough, brainy alchemist Sydney Sage and doe-eyed Moroi princess Jill Dragomir are in hiding at a human boarding school in the sunny, glamorous world of Palm Springs, California. The students - children of the wealthy and powerful - carry on with their lives in blissful ignorance, while Sydney, Jill, Eddie, and Adrian must do everything in their power to keep their secret safe. But with forbidden romances, unexpected spirit bonds, and the threat of Strigoi moving ever closer, hiding the truth is harder than anyone thought.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An Excellent Sequel!

    • By Felicity Fairchild on 06-15-12

    Regular price: $42.00

    • The Golden Lily

    • Bloodlines, Book 2
    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Emily Shaffer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    It’s a risky game protecting vampire secrets, especially when you lie at the heart of the most dangerous of them all. Alchemist Sydney Sage is in hiding at the human boarding school Amberwood, where she has been tasked with keeping secret and protecting the life of vampire princess Jill Dragomir. But after a series of attacks, Sydney learns something shocking about the paranormal world she inhabits. Vampire hunters aren’t just the stuff of legend. They’re real. And someone very close to her maybe one of them....

    Regular price: $25.59

  • Book 3

    • The Indigo Spell

    • A Bloodlines Novel, Book 3
    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Emily Shaffer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,402
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,263
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,266

    Sydney Sage is an Alchemist, one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires. They protect vampire secrets - and human lives. In the aftermath of a forbidden moment that rocked Sydney to her core, she finds herself struggling to draw the line between her Alchemist teachings and what her heart is urging her to do. Then she meets alluring, rebellious Marcus Finch - a former Alchemist who escaped against all odds, and is now on the run.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Adrian ADRIAN A D R I A N

    • By Bee on 02-26-13

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Indigo Spell

    • Bloodlines, Book 3
    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Emily Shaffer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Sydney Sage is an Alchemist - she protects vampire secrets - and human lives. In the aftermath of a forbidden moment that rocked Sydney to her core, she is struggling to decide between following her Alchemist teachings - or her heart. Then she meets alluring, rebellious Marcus Finch, a former Alchemist who is now on the run. Marcus wants to teach Sydney the secrets he claims the Alchemists are hiding from her. But as he pushes her to rebel against the people who raised her, Sydney finds that breaking free is harder than she thought.

    Regular price: $23.45

  • Book 4

    • The Fiery Heart

    • Bloodlines, Book 4
    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Emily Shaffer, Alden Ford
    • Length: 12 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,333
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,196
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,193

    Sydney Sage is an alchemist, one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires. They protect vampire secrets - and human lives. In the Indigo Spell, Sydney was torn between the alchemist way of life and what her heart and gut were telling her to do. And in one breathtaking moment that Richelle Mead fans will never forget, she made a decision that shocked even her...But the struggle isn't over for Sydney. As she navigates the aftermath of her life-changing decision, she still finds herself pulled in too many directions at once.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Turned it on...Turned it off :'(

    • By Debbie  on 12-05-13

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Fiery Heart

    • Bloodlines, Book 4
    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Alden Ford, Emily Shaffer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    After making the shocking decision that changed her whole life, Sydney still finds herself pulled in too many directions. Her sister Zoe has arrived, and while Sydney longs to grow closer to her, there's still so much she must keep secret. Sydney must tread a careful path as she harnesses her powerful magical ability to destroy everything about the way of life she was raised to defend. Consumed by passion and the burning desire for revenge, Sydney struggles to keep her secret life under wraps as the dangerous threat of exposure looms larger than ever.

    Regular price: $25.58

  • Book 5

    • Silver Shadows

    • Bloodlines, Book 5
    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Emily Shaffer, Alden Ford
    • Length: 10 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,296
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,178
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,178

    Sydney Sage is an Alchemist, one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires. They protect vampire secrets - and human lives.

    In The Fiery Heart, Sydney risked everything to follow her gut, walking a dangerous line to keep her feelings hidden from the Alchemists.

    Now in the aftermath of an event that ripped their world apart, Sydney and Adrian struggle to pick up the pieces and find their way back to each other. But first, they have to survive.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing Story!

    • By Adriana B on 01-27-16

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Silver Shadows

    • Bloodlines, Book 5
    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Emily Shaffer, Alden Ford
    • Length: 10 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    In the aftermath of an event that ripped their world apart, Sydney and Adrian now struggle to pick up the pieces and find their way back to each other. But first they have to survive. For Sydney, trapped and surrounded by adversaries, life becomes a daily struggle to hold on to her identity and the memories of those she loves. Meanwhile, Adrian clings to hope in the face of those who tell him Sydney is a lost cause, but the battle proves daunting as old demons and new temptations begin to seize hold of him....

    Regular price: $23.44

  • Book 6

    • The Ruby Circle

    • A Bloodlines Novel
    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Emily Shaffer, Alden Ford
    • Length: 10 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,438
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,256
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,254

    When the life of someone they both love is put on the line, Sydney risks everything to hunt down a deadly former nemesis. Meanwhile, Adrian becomes enmeshed in a puzzle that could hold the key to a shocking secret about spirit magic, a secret that could shake the entire Moroi world.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointed with this book

    • By Vanessa Dyson on 03-26-15

    Regular price: $38.50

    • The Ruby Circle

    • Bloodlines, Book 6
    • By: Richelle Mead
    • Narrated by: Alden Ford, Emily Shaffer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 8

    Sydney Sage is an Alchemist, one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires. They protect vampire secrets - and human lives. After their secret romance is exposed, Sydney and Adrian find themselves facing the wrath of both the Alchemists and the Moroi in this electrifying conclusion to Richelle Mead's New York Times best-selling Bloodlines series.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent as always!

    • By Amazon Customer on 11-07-17

    Regular price: $23.44