What is the book 'Silver Kiss' about?

The book "The Silver Kiss" is about a girl named Zoe who is in grief of her mother dying from cancer. In the dead of the night, the beautiful, but frightening Simon comes to her house.

Simon seems to understand the pain of loneliness and death and Zoe's brooding thoughts about her dying mother.

Simon however, is one of the undead. A vampire, seeking revenge for the gruesome death of his mother 300 years ago.

Does Simon dare to ask Zoe to help free him from this lifeless chase and its intolerable solitude?

The book is honestly very sad but beautiful and well written.