Werewolf Kitty Norville returns in this action-packed story of paranormal investigations, full moons, curses, and cults -- sometimes what happens in Vegas doesn't stay in Vegas.
Kitty and Ben flee The City That Never Sleeps, thinking they are finished with the dangers there -- but the sadistic cult of lycanthropes, led by a vampire priestess, has cursed Kitty in retaliation for the disruption of its rituals.
She enlists the help of a group of TV paranormal investigators -- one of whom has real psychic abilities -- to help her get to the bottom of the curse that's been laid on her. Rick, the Master vampire of Denver, believes a deeper plot lies behind the curse, and he and Kitty argue about whether or not to accept the help of a professional demon hunter -- and vampire -- named Roman, who arrives a little too conveniently in the nick of time.
Unable to rely on Rick, and unwilling to accept Roman's offer of help for a price, Kitty and her band of allies, including Vegas magician Odysseus Grant and Kitty's own radio audience, mount a trap for the supernatural being behind the curse, a destructive force summoned by the vengeful cult, a supernatural being that none of them ever thought to face.
About the Author
Carrie Vaughn had the nomadic childhood of the typical Air Force brat, with stops in California, Florida, North Dakota, Maryland, and Colorado. She holds a Masters in English Literature and collects hobbies; fencing and sewing are currently high on the list. She lives in Boulder, Colorado. Her website is www.carrievaughn.com.
"Carrie Vaughn is a real gem, and she's definitely on my playlist."—BookFetish.org on Kitty Goes to Washington
"Kitty takes us on an enjoyable jaunt through a life most entertaining . . . a captivating urban fantasy."—RomRevToday.com on Kitty Takes a Holiday
"Entertaining . . . a surprisingly human tale."—Publishers Weekly on Kitty and the Midnight Hour