By Laurell K. Hamilton
The sensational new novel from the recent York occasions bestselling writer that includes her vampire-hunting heroine Anita BlakeOnce you inform somebody yes issues, like, say, you were given mailed a human head in a field, they have a tendency to imagine you’re loopy. Anita Blake’s acceptance has taken a few hits. now not at the paintings entrance, the place she has the top kill count number of the entire criminal vampire executioners within the state, yet at the own entrance. not anyone turns out to belief a lady who sleeps with the monsters. nonetheless, whilst a vampire serial killer sends her a head from Las Vegas, Anita has to warn Sin City’s neighborhood experts what they’re facing. in simple terms it’s worse than she idea. a number of officials and one executioner were slain – paranormal style... Anita heads to Las Vegas, the place she’s joined via 3 different federal marshals, together with the ruthless Edward hiding in the back of his mild-mannered character. It’s an exceptional factor Edward continually has her again, simply because, while she will get with regards to the our bodies, Anita senses “tiger” too strongly to disregard it. The were-tigers are very strong in Las Vegas, this means that the chances of her rubbing somebody vital the opposite direction simply bought much higher...
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Just get in before sunrise. There’s no way you could miss that, right? ” He thought for a moment and shook his head. “No,” he said. “I know that can’t happen. ” Oh, God, puppy dog eyes. From a six-foot-five ancient Viking vampire. It was just too much. I didn’t have enough energy to laugh, so I just gave a sad little snigger. “Come on,” I said, my voice as limp as my legs. I turned off the light in that room, crossed the hall, and flipped on the one in my own room, yellow and white and clean and warm, and folded down the bedspread and blanket and sheet.
Bill liked having a bolt-hole, and I was sure he had some that I didn’t know about. If I’d been a vampire (God forbid), I would have, myself. I had to wipe thoughts of Bill out of my head as I showed my reluctant guest how to close the trapdoor on top of him and that the flap of carpet would fall back into place. “When I get up, I’ll put the stuff back in the closet so it’ll look natural,” I reassured him, and smiled encouragingly. ” he asked. Eric, making a request of me: The world was really turned upside-down.
Eric’s exposed skin had never made me feel cold before—when I’d seen this much of Eric before, I’d felt anything but. I was giddy enough by now to laugh out loud before I could censor my own thoughts. He was startled, and looked at me sideways. “You’re the last person I expected to see,” I said. “Were you coming out this way to see Bill? ” “The vampire who lives out here? ” He shook his head. He was back to being absolutely terrified. ” He shook his head again. I was making a big effort to think hard; but it was just that, an effort.