The Wicked

Vampire Huntress Legends

L. A. Banks

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448 Pages



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Damali and Carlos have finally tied the knot, but there is no happily ever after. There are bigger problems on the horizon. The Chairman of the Vampire Council and Eve's son, Cain, has escaped his banishment in order to assume his father's throne. He is amassing a new army, which includes resurrecting one of the Neterus' old foes—the deadly Fallon Nuit. And Cain has plans of his own for the lovely Vampire Huntress. But Carlos isn't about to let that happen. The coming battle will be the battle to kick off Armageddon.


Praise for The Wicked

Praise for L. A. Banks and the Vampire Huntress Series:

"L. A. Banks writes a killer vamp series."—Sherrilyn Kenyon

"Each book in this . . . series gets harder and harder to put down. This fifth entry features amazing imagination and a story that is touching and packed with drama from beginning to end."—Romantic Times

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Chapter One

La Paz, Mexico

Total contentment wafted through Carlos as he sat on a kitchen stool in their honeymoon villa, watching Damali bop around the kitchen. He leaned on his elbows on the wide butcher-block island and smiled....

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  • L. A. Banks

  • L. A. Banks is the author of the Vampire Huntress Legends series. She has a bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School and a master's in fine arts from Temple University. Banks considers herself a shape-shifter. She has written romance, women's fiction, crime and suspense, and, of course, dark vampire huntress lore. She lives with her husband, four children, and dog in an undisclosed lair somewhere in Philadelphia.

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