The Dark One is the ninth book in the Roswell High book series written by Melinda Metz.

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Official synopsis:

True love never dies.
Isabel has run away from home, and Max knows her life is in danger. He has to find her and save her, but time is ticking away.
Alex is back on Earth, and he's a changed man. He looks better, feels better, and is ready to live life to the fullest—without Isabel Evans. Little does he know he's the only person that can help the ailing Isabel. Will Alex be able to put aside his pride and save the life of his former love?

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Characters[edit | edit source]

Main characters:

Other students:

  • Kyle Valenti, son of Sheriff Valenti
  • Stacey Scheinin, she goes on a mall date with Alex
  • Craig Cachopo, sells shoes at the mall
  • Steve Lydick, center of the high school basketball team
  • Lucinda Baker, has a website
  • Doug Highsinger
  • Josh Martinez
  • Maggie McMahon
  • Corrine Williams, cheerleader
  • Tish Okabe, cheerleader

Other characters:


  • Sheriff Valenti
  • Rosa Ortecho
  • Real people: Elvis, Julia Roberts


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Releases[edit | edit source]

Type Publisher Released ISBN
Paperback Simon Pulse Jul 2000 0-671-03563-0
Library binding Turtleback Books Jul 2000 0-613-27784-8
Paperback Simon & Schuster Children's Aug 2001 0-7434-0891-8
ebook Gallery Books Aug 2001 0-7434-3450-1
Audiobook (mp3 CD) Tantor Audio Jul 2019 978-1-5159-4347-1
Audiobook (audio CD) Tantor Audio Jul 2019 978-1-61803-295-9

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Roswell High (1998 - 2000)
Book 1
The Outsider
Book 2
The Wild One
Book 3
The Seeker
Book 4
The Watcher
Book 5
The Intruder
The Outsider 1998 original cover.jpg
September 1998 November 1998 January 1999 February 1999 April 1999

Book 6
The Stowaway
Book 7
The Vanished
Book 8
The Rebel
Book 9
The Dark One
Book 10
The Salvation
April 2000 May 2000 June 2000 July 2000 August 2000

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