Life can be really hard on you when you're living only with your older brother, your parents are dead, and you have certain abilities you don't even kw about. If you don't believe it, just ask Chris Colt - he can explain it all. In a matter of months, his life gets completely messed up; his parents die in a plane crash, from which only he miraculously survives. Nobody is giving him the answers he wants; it's all starting to get suspicious. But just as Chris is thinking things can't get any worse, he has to deal with yet ather loss after a tragic accident in his hometown. After that, Chris is left all alone, with support whatsoever. At that time, he receives a strange e-mail, which invites him to enroll in 'The Immortals' Academy of Supernatural and Mythological Beings. And Chris signs up. Once there, he discovers new friends and starts a new life, forgetting the old grief over his lost family. That doesn't last long, though. The oldest vampire in history also lost a loved one and quickly gets Chris back on the tracks of reality. Life as the boy kws it is soon going to change. Why, you ask?