The Scent of Shadows

The Scent of Shadows Book Cover

Book 1: The Signs of the Zodiac

When she was sixteen, Joanna Archer was brutally assaulted and left to die in the Nevada desert.

By rights, she should be dead.

Now a photographer by day, she prowls a different Las Vegas after sunset – a grim, secret Sin City where Light battles Shadow – seeking answers to whom or what she really is … and revenge for the horrors she was forced to endure.

But the nightmare is just beginning – for the demons are hunting Joanna, and the powerful Shadows want her for their own…

The Scent of Shadows audiobook by Vicki Pettersson
Audiobook Edition

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Format: Unabridged
Narrator: Allyson Johnson
Time: 16h 34m

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The Details

Publisher: HarperCollins / Harper Voyager
Published: February 2007
ISBN-10: 0060898917
ISBN-13: 978-0060898915


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