Hardcover - The Blood of Venus

General Fiction, Horror, Romance

By Melissa Marmino

Publisher : Melissa Marmino

Hardcover - The Blood of Venus

ABOUT Melissa Marmino

Melissa Marmino
I'm 30 years old. And I like to type down stories. I like poetry as well, and have a book of poems. Most of my novels are romance themed. They all have a love story to tell. I've written some alternate novels. And some are straight from my imagination. I like to write fantasy themed storie More...



The Blood of Venus is a 2 in 1 novel. Book 1: The Return of Venus, tells of young Melissa Trevino; the current avatar of the love Goddess Venus. While vacationing in Venice, Italy she runs into a vampire, Ville Valo, and the lead singer of the band The Venus Disciples. Ville is a ancient vampire, turned into such by a previous avatar of Venus. He has long been searching for her, and at once recognizes her in Melissa. Through an ancient ritual Melissa is deflowered, and then killed, bringing forth the Goddess. She escapes though after being held captive in Ville's home. Book 2: The Last Avatar of Venus, tells of Melissa confronting her mother in an insane asylum in Georgia. Rejected she returns to her California estate to be confronted by her vampire lover, Ville. Angrily, Venus herself, through Melissa tells Ville that she will depart the world and her human avatar. Thinking Melissa dead, Ville returns home to Europe. Revived she goes back to Italy after a while. Only to be held captive again. Explicit language and sex scenes.