She’s been writing since grade school and considers herself incredibly lucky to be able to make a career out of it.Her hope is that readers can get away from their everyday stress through her stories, and if there are occasional uncontrollable fits of laughter, that’s just a big bonus. When librarians finally granted Kelley Armstrong an adult card, she made straight for the epic fantasy and horror shelves.Chaotic by Kelley Armstrong is about Hope, a half demon reporter, who tracks down rogue supernatural Others.Capturing Karl Marsten, jewel thief and werewolf, leads to an interesting first date at a museum gala function – most of it spent running for their lives.Lori Handeland is a two time RITA Award winner and the New York Times Bestselling author of the paranormal romance series, The Nightcreature Novels, as well as the urban fantasy series, The Phoenix Chronicles and the historical fantasy series, Shakespeare Undead.She also writes western historical romance under the name Lori Austin.Undead in The Garden of Good and Evil by Kim Harrison is a prequel to The Hollows series of books.It tells the tale of how Ivy, a living vampire, manages to investigate a murder, get rid of her nasty undead vampire boss at work and start to come to terms with her bloodlust.
Nestled in between Sands's slapstick and Handeland's passable closer—about a tough-as-nails demon hunter out to save a virginal literary agent—is the collection's one gem: Armstrong's tale of a bold and sassy half-demon peacekeeper who finds herself falling for a werewolf thief.
Lori lives in Wisconsin with her husband, enjoying occasional visits from her grown sons.
Published 2006 404 pages This book contains four novellas based on the idea that everyone who has ever dated has been on a date from hell at sometime or other - but what if your date literally wasn’t human?
4 Dead Man Dating by Lori Handeland - On their first date, Kit goes too far with Eric, shot by bystander Chávez, then wakes to no blood, no body.
Shelves: favorites, paranormal-romance, urban-fantasy, part-of-a-series, owned-copy, short-story-collection, demon, favorite-or-autobuy-author, started-but-put-down, monster-hunters, supernatural-abilities I started this one and put it down almost two years ago.