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