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Affliction (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, Book 22) by Laurell K. Hamilton

By Laurell K. Hamilton

A few zombies are raised. Others has to be positioned down. simply ask Anita Blake.

Before now, she might have thought of them in simple terms off-putting, by no means harmful. prior to now, she had by no means heard of any of them inflicting humans to perish in anguish. yet that’s all changed.

Micah’s estranged father lies demise, rotting away inside of from a few unusual sickness that has his medical professionals whispering approximately “zombie disease.”

Anita makes her residing off of zombies—but those aren’t the sort she understands so good. those creatures hunt in sunlight, and are as quick and robust as vampires. in the event that they chew you, you develop into similar to them. And around and around it goes…

Where will it stop?

Even Anita Blake doesn’t recognize.

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For years, Micah intentionally became his again on his family, attempting to safeguard him from a vengeful sadistic killer; yet that point is handed. He rushes domestic while he hears that his sheriff father is loss of life, the sufferer of a vicious zombie assault. For Anita Blake, this is often the worst kind of undead wakeup name: needs to she now face a band of pernicious zombies who dinner party at the residing in virtually incredible methods? Anita Blake is again in grand type; a surefire number 1 bestseller.

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Slipping into her robe, she went to the door and opened it. " she demanded. "Ma'am, it's Ambassador Rees! He's been found bound and gagged in a closet, with a lump on his head! " Her eyes widened, then narrowed. Draveç. It had to be Draveç. "And, ma'am, his savant is gone! " Good grief! she thought. And right under the noses of marine security. The Minerva would be gone, too, from Sky Harbor and probably from F-space. The Ministry would cry bloody murder, and look for someone to blame. Her. She looked at the situation.

A cabby had seen the Minerva land, and moved hopefully to her pad. Draveç sprinted the few unprotected yards to it, jumped in and slammed the door behind him, somewhat less than soaked. " asked the cabby. " He. The cabby nodded. The spacer was indifferently dressed, but he'd arrived in what appeared to be a very expensive yacht, and gave the impression of someone in charge. Cheregian probably did expect him. The cabby lifted his floater against the downpour, riding lights flashing a penetrating blue, then swung toward the commercial district, headed for the Cheregian Building.

Electric torch in one hand and a C-sized power slug in a pocket, he'd ventured up the tunnel and stairs that led to his bolt hole. He wasn't surprised that the first two hundred yards were intact. It was the last dozen he'd worried about, where the protective rock overhead thinned as he approached the tunnel's opening. The part that worried him most was the steel door. It had been installed to slide open and shut, and the bombardment might have deformed the rock, holding the door immovable. He installed the power slug in the door mechanism, and holding his breath, pressed the switch.

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