On her blog cynsations Cynthia Leitich Smith interviews Melissa de la Cruz author of Blue Bloods. Below is a brief description of the book
When the Mayflower set sail in 1620, it carried on board the men and women who would shape America: Miles Standish; John Alden; Constance Hopkins. But some among the Pilgrims were not pure of heart; they were not escaping religious persecution. Indeed, they were not even human. They were vampires.