A Discovery of Witches by Deborah E. Harkness
The vampire believed that monogenesis explained everything – or at least he had in 1859. Matthew thought it was possible that daemons, humans, vampires, and witches shared common ancestors.
Delirium by Lauren Oliver
Even then she refused the procedure and the comfort it would give her, and on the day the cure was to be administered it took four scientists and several needles full of tranquilizer before she would submit, before she would stop scratching with her long, sharp nails, which had gone uncut for weeks, and screaming and cursing and calling for Thomas. I watched them come for her, to bring her to the labs; I sat in the corner, terrified, while she spit and hissed and kicked, and I thought of my mom and dad.
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