1) THE SCENT OF SHADOWS
1a) “The Harvest” – a Novella
- Originally appeared in the print anthology Holidays Are Hell.
- New York Times bestselling author Vicki Pettersson brings a former superhero—an elite Zodiac warrior—back to the mortal world for a Thanksgiving reunion with her equally hated and beloved enemy, to do battle for the lives of her imperiled children.
2) THE TASTE OF NIGHT
3) THE TOUCH OF TWILIGHT
4) CITY OF SOULS
5) CHEAT THE GRAVE
5a) “Dark Matters” – short story
- Originally appeared in the print anthology Unbound.
- Following the slaughter of his parents, J.J. became an Agent of the Light. But now, in Vicki Pettersson’s Dark Matters, his love for the beautiful killer who spared his life transforms the fierce defender into the most perfect predator of all.
5b) “Shifting Star” — short story
- Appears in the print anthology A Dark and Stormy Knight.
- Though she was once only a doppelganger – a mere figment of heroine Joanna Archer’s imagination – it’s only when Skamar goes after a creature kidnapping young girls, and is forced to enlist the help of her infuriatingly sexy neighbor, that she learns what it means to really be human.
6) THE NEON GRAVEYARD
6a) “The Reordering” – 25,000 word Original novella
Joanna Archer is a superhero … or would be if she hadn’t blown up the underpinnings of the entire supernatural underworld and walked away. With the promise of new life stirring in her body, and her lover, Hunter Lorenzo, firmly at her side, Joanna believes she’s earned her hard-won peace. Yet when her mother, Zoe, is reported missing, Joanna must take up arms once again and return to Las Vegas. Because there is a Reordering of the Zodiac world underway…and a powerful new evil rising from the rubble she left behind.
“Remember the Blood” – short story
- Originally appeared in the print anthology The Mammoth Book of Vampire Romance.
- New Year’s Eve is a night of celebration and remembrance for some … but for others it’s a time to forget. While the years might pile up easily behind vampires Ina and Alexander, the memories do not. Forgetting is the price they must pay for the gift of eternal life, but Ina and Alexander will do anything to stay together … and for that they must remember the blood.