The review in Publishers Weekly describes the story as 'a multiauthored story that charts vampires' rise from second-class citizen to the nation's ruling elite'.
Source: Publishers Weekly (http://www.publishersweekly.com/978-0-9807813-1-1). Sighted 27/5/11.
The story is told through a series of newspaper articles.
According to the publisher website, 'The Tide' is 'a collaborative affair organised by Martin Livings and featuring a whole bunch of talent'.
Source: Ticonderoga Publications. Sighted 27/5/11