By Laurell K. Hamilton
Take a stroll at the wild facet with Anita Blake, famous person of the number one ny occasions bestselling sequence. those 5 novels of human—and inhuman—passions function vampires, werewolves, and a heroine as sharp as a stake and slick as a silver bullet.
The Killing Dance
Narcissus in Chains
By Yasmine Galenorn
We’re the D’Artigo sisters: Half-human, half-Faerie, we’re savvy—and sexy—operatives for the Otherworld Intelligence Agency. yet our mixed-blood historical past short-circuits our abilities in any respect the inaccurate times. My sister Delilah shapeshifts right into a tabby cat every time she’s stressed. Menolly’s a vampire who’s nonetheless attempting to get the cling of being undead. And me? I’m Camille—a wicked-good witch. other than my magic’s as unpredictable because the climate, as my enemies are approximately to determine the difficult way...
At the Wayfarer hotel, a portal to Otherworld and the neighborhood hangout for people and beasties alike, a fellow operative, Jocko, has been murdered. each clue issues to Shadow Wing, the soul-munching, badass chief of the Subterranean Realms. He’s made it transparent that he goals to raze humankind to the floor, turning either Earth and Otherworld into his deepest playground. Our assignment: preserve Shadow Wing and his minions from creeping into Earth through the Wayfarer. The demons determine they’re in like Flynn. finally, with purely my bumbling sisters and me status within the method, how can they miss? yet we’ve obtained a mystery for them: defective wiring or now not, no one kicks ass just like the D’Artigo girls...
By Mario Acevedo
Felix has survived Operation Iraqi Freedom, being become a vampire, and a starving horde of nymphomaniacs. Now he faces his hardest job ever—navigating the corrupt international of l. a. politics to unravel the homicide of a amazing younger medical professional grew to become porn megastar. yet either human and vampire alike have purposes to need the key to stick buried. . .
By Lara Adrian
Part human, half otherworldly, the Breed has lived between humankind in mystery for hundreds of thousands of years . . . and now fanatics of the preferred, best-selling hour of darkness Breed sequence can delve deeper than ever prior to into this hidden, seductive race of vampires and the darkish, exciting universe they inhabit.
A publication that’s been years within the making, the dead night Breed sequence better half comprises insider information on the entire novels, writer notes at the production of the tale global and the way the eleven-book (and counting!) sequence has advanced due to the fact that its starting as a shriveled trilogy, an entire personality advisor, sequence minutiae, questions from readers and extra.
This distinctive sequence spouse additionally contains “A contact of Midnight”—an all-new, by no means ahead of released, unique novella that includes Gideon and Savannah, which ultimately finds the tale of ways this reader favourite couple met and fell in love, and solutions many questions that fanatics were serious about because the sequence started!
By Andrew Fox
Jules Duchon was once a true New Orleans vampire. Born and bred within the working-class 9th Ward, bitten and smitten with the large effortless. riding in the course of the French sector, caught in a row of bumper-to-bumper automobiles that crept alongside Decatur road like a caravan of bone-weary camels, Jules Duchon slightly healthy at the back of the guidance wheel of his very substantial Cadillac taxicab. in spite of the seat driven the entire means back.
Damn, he was once hungry.
Jules stopped his cab, pressed the wobbly rocker swap that jerked the electrical home windows reluctantly to lifestyles, and fixed his head into the humid evening air. “Hey, child. you curious about a few dinner?”
–from Fat White Vampire Blues
Vampire, nosferatu, creature of the night–whatever you name him–Jules Duchon has lived (so to talk) in New Orleans a ways longer than there were inebriated coeds on Bourbon road. Weighing in at a whopping 400 and fifty kilos, swelled up at the candy, wealthy blood of people that eat the fattiest vitamin on this planet, Jules is grateful he can’t see his mirrored image in a reflect. whilst he becomes a bat, he can’t get his great ol’ butt off the floor.
What’s worse, after greater than a century of being undead, he’s watched his local really visit hell–and now, a brand new vampire is calling to force him out altogether. See, Jules had regularly been an equivalent chance form of vampire. And whereas he may admit that the blood of a black lady is sweeter than the blood of a white guy, Jules by no means drank greater than his fair proportion of both. input Malice X . younger, cocky, and black, Malice warns Jules that his days of feasting on sisters and brothers are over. He tells Jules he’d higher confine himself to white victims–or else face the results. after which, simply to end up he isn’t kidding, Malice burns Jules’s residence to the floor.
With the aid of Maureen, the morbidly overweight, stripper-vampire who made him, and Doodlebug, an undead cross-dresser who (literally) flies in from the coast– Jules needs to have the option to take care of the hurdles that lifestyles throws at him . . . with out getting a stake throughout the center. It’s sufficient to offer a guy the blues.
By Laurell K. Hamilton
After a couple of centuries, the single dying 'big enough' is a human sacrifice. i do know simply because I'm an animator. My identify is Anita Blake. operating for Animators, Inc. is simply a role - like promoting coverage. yet all of the funds on the earth wasn't sufficient for me to tackle the actual activity Harold Gaynor used to be providing. someone else did, although - a rogue animator. Now he's not only elevating the dead... he's elevating Hell. And it's as much as me to prevent it.
By Jennifer Rardin
Jaz Parks has sufficient difficulty in her own existence. What she does not desire is extra hassle together with her vampire boss and one other project. This time she has to retrieve a necessary piece of biotechnology by means of killing the maniac who stole it: an historic chinese language vamp. Their conceal during this project: expert entertainers on the Corpus Christi's wintry weather competition.
The crew's all the following: a psychic, a techno-wizard, a making a song vampire, a juggling PI, and Jaz. Holy crap in a bottomless good, Jaz goes to bellydance. it really is certainly, most likely, rather very likely going to be the tip of the realm as we all know it.
By Ann Hodgman
While Meg's new neighbor, Kelly Pitts, starts off relationship a mysterious boy named Victor, Meg suspects that the boy is admittedly Vincent, the vampire who had terrorized her final 12 months on Moose Island.
By J.R. Ward
Rehvenge is used to dwelling within the shadows and working with the roughest evening walkers around—including the Black Dagger Brotherhood. As his mystery id as a sympath is threatened, he turns to the single gentle in his ever darkening world—a lady vampire untouched by way of corruption, who’s the single factor status among him and everlasting damnation.
By Catherine Jinks
Think vampires are romantic, attractive, and robust? reassess. Vampires are useless. And except they need to finish up staked, they must quit fanging humans, admit their dependancy, subscribe to a aid crew, and reform themselves.
Nina Harrison, fanged at fifteen and nonetheless residing together with her mom, hates the Reformed Vampire help workforce conferences each Tuesday evening. whether she does get pleasure from Dave, who used to be in a punk band while he used to be alive, not anything fascinating ever occurs. that's, till one in every of team contributors is mysteriously destroyed via a silver bullet. With Nina (determined to turn out that vamps are usually not lifeless or susceptible) and Dave (secretly in love with Nina) on the helm, the misfit vampires quickly band jointly to trace down the hunter, keep a werewolf, and hold the realm secure from the likes of themselves.
The ideal anecdote to slick vampire novels, this murder-mystery comedy of mistakes will thrill lovers of Evil Genius.