A Kiss of Shadows

Merry Gentry (Book 1)

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"Stunning . . . steamy . . . an exciting and original world."-San Jose Mercury News

Meet Merry Gentry, paranormal P.I., and enter a thrilling, sensual world as dangerous as it is beautiful, full of earthly pleasures and dazzling magic, and ruled by the all-consuming passions of immortal beings once worshipped as gods . . . or demons.

Merry Gentry, princess of the high court of Faerie, is posing as a human in Los Angeles, working as a private investigator specializing in supernatural crime. But now the queen's assassin has been dispatched to fetch her-whether she likes it or not. Suddenly Merry finds herself a pawn in her dreaded aunt's plans. The job that awaits her: enjoy the constant company of the most beautiful immortal men in the world. The reward: the crown-and the opportunity to continue to live. The penalty for failure: death.

Praise for Laurell K. Hamilton and A Kiss of Shadows

"One of the most inventive and exciting writers in the paranormal field."-Charlaine Harris

"Sexy . . . Merry's adventures are engaging and keep the reader turning the pages."-St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"I've never read a writer with a more fertile imagination."-Diana Gabaldon


Los Angeles is a place where people, those with wings and without, come to hide. Hide from others, hide from themselves. I’d come to hide and I’d succeeded, but staring out at the thick, dirty air, I ...

About the Author:

Laurell K. Hamilton is a full-time writer and the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter series and the Merry Gentry series. She lives in a suburb of St. Louis with her family.

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This book is similar with it being a clean adventure dream changing for all ages to enjoy. You will soon crave for more books from Anita Kirk.

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