Nicholas Flamel appeared in J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter—but did you know he really lived? And he might still be alive today! Discover the truth. Billy the Kid and the Vampyres of Vegas is a digitally-exclusive short story written by Michael Scott and published by Delacorte Books for Young Readers. Asked to deliver a package to San Francisco’s Chinatown, Billy the Kid finds himself assisting Scathach as she tries to rescue a very old friend from vampyres in.

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If you’re familiar with the series, this is a must-read companion.

For Flamel, the Prophesy is becoming more and more clear. Billy was in the middle of fighting off vampyres while Scathach climbed up the side of the building.

For the fact that Scatty does what she does best, and that is she kicks butt, and we learn more about her and some of the motives that drive her isolation and attitude, I find the story a good one.

The person she was rescuing ended up being the bad guy. Billy the Kid does get decent screen time, but this story provided the backstory between a certain twin sisters that wasn’t exactly detailed in the main series. Serena Blasco and Nancy Springer. John Dee and Virginia Dare. She is one of the best characters in the series.


Billy the Kid and the Vampyres of Vegas by Michael Scott

I won’t spoil the plot but suffice it to say vampyres–the blood drinkers spell their name with a y and not vefas i, unlike the vegetarian vampyrse involved as is a person from Scatty’s past. Michael Scott November 22, Only this homecoming is anything but sweet.

The only in-universe disappointment was that, apparently it really wasn’t worth it at all, cuz this dude, while might have been noble when he was “alive,” he was definitely a self-absorbing PIG after becoming an immortal. Also posted on Purple People Readers.

Other books in the series. Billy the Kid and Scathach the Shadow. We learn more about Scatty than anything. This novella is the first one. Today the battle for Danu Talis will be won or lost. Home for Nicholas Flamel. It is a fun adventure that provides more details about the incident that kept Scatty and her sister Aoife apart for so long.

Feb 23, Philip Cook rated it liked it. Ot all 4 questions about Billy the Kid and the Vampyres of Vegas…. Now, the stakes are higher than ever as Jacob and his friends are thrust into the untamed landscape of American peculiardom—a world with few ymbrynes, or rules—that none of them understand.

Stronger, Faster, and More Beautiful. With this exclusive eBook, Michael Scott offers readers a never-before-seen short story from the world of the bestselling series vamoyres Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel: I preferred the Joan of Arc short story, but I hope Michael Scott will continue to write these stories as they “quench” my thirst while I wait for the next Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Or book.


Vampyres are only an obstacle to overcome, though.

Billy the Kid & the Vampyres of Vegas: A Lost Story

This was a great “short” story! Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel 5. Nicola Yoon 2-Book Bundle: Sent on an errand by his Elder master Queztalcoatl to deliver something to the Shadow, the Kid’s curiosity and good manners gets the better of him as he ends up accompanying Scathach to Vegas after she receives a mysterious phonecall for help. But will the twins of legend stand together? No current Talk conversations about this book. It covers a little bit of the falling out between Scathach and her sister that’s mentioned in the main series, but it doesn’t really offer many more details than what we got in the story-proper.

Open Preview See a Problem? Of course I wish the story were longer, but this one takes one of our favorite characters, Scatty, and shows yet another side to her.