In the vampire-servant relationship, the vampire holds all the power. Being Lord Brian’s research assistant as well as his servant, Debra accepts that, but she craves her Master’s heart. When Brian notices his servant’s unhappiness, he uses methods they both understand to prove just what belonging to him fully means.The Scientific Method is the tenth installment in the Vampire Queen series. While this book can be read as standalone, the author suggests familiarity with Vampire Queen world to enhance enjoyment. Chronologically, the story takes place around the same time as events in Book VIII, Bound by the Vampire Queen.