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Faith Hunter

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Faith Hunter's Skinwalker series is dark urban fantasy, featuring Jane Yellowrock, a full blooded Cherokee and hunter of rogue-vampires. Jane Yellowrock is a shape changer (shapeshifter) in a world of weres, witches, vampires, and other supernats.

Her Rogue Mage novels—Bloodring, Seraphs, Host, and the RPG Rogue Mage—feature Thorn St. Croix, a stone mage in a post-apocalyptic alternate reality.

The Soulwood series, a new dark-urban fantasy / paranormal police procedural /thriller series featuring Nell Nicholson Ingram will debut in Oct 2015.

Faith writes full-time, tries to keep house, and is a workaholic. She gave up cooking for lent one year and the oven hasn’t been turned on since. Okay – that’s a joke. She does still make cold cereal and s

“Why did you leave the cult?” Thaddeus asked. I understood his curiosity on all the levels—curiosity about the cult, curiosity about why someone would shoot up my house. I chewed and drank my coffee and said, “I stopped attending God’s Cloud for several reasons,” I said. “One, when I inherited this property I fell into […] Related...

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Skinwalker (Jane Yellowrock...
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 19,507 ratings — published 2009 — 20 editions
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Blood Cross (Jane Yellowroc...
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 14,075 ratings — published 2010 — 10 editions
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Mercy Blade (Jane Yellowroc...
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 12,829 ratings — published 2011 — 9 editions
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Raven Cursed (Jane Yellowro...
4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 9,693 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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Death's Rival (Jane Yellowr...
4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 8,157 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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Blood Trade (Jane Yellowroc...
4.26 of 5 stars 4.26 avg rating — 6,551 ratings — published 2013 — 8 editions
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Black Arts (Jane Yellowrock...
4.35 of 5 stars 4.35 avg rating — 5,263 ratings — published 2014 — 7 editions
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Broken Soul (Jane Yellowroc...
4.34 of 5 stars 4.34 avg rating — 4,028 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
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Bloodring (Rogue Mage, #1)
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 3,404 ratings — published 2006 — 11 editions
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Dark Heir (Jane Yellowrock,...
4.28 of 5 stars 4.28 avg rating — 2,890 ratings — published 2015 — 5 editions
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Skinwalker Blood Cross Mercy Blade Raven Cursed Death's Rival Blood Trade Black Arts
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“I figured even the most jaded and cynical inhabitant might report a bloody girl in a party dress carrying a severed head by its hair.”
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“Really sucked the red off of all my candy.”
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“Hey, uh, you know. Um. If you’re alive, uh, call me." I looked at the screen and said, "It's Jane." I closed the phone, thinking, Lame. I am so lame.
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message 11: by Stan

Stan Law A belated thanks for choosing me to be among your friends, Faith. It may interest you that one of my books: Marvin Clark—In Search of Freedom is now a matching FREE download on Amazon Kindle. Enjoy it while you can. (A little review on Amazon wouldn't hurt either!)

message 10: by Kris

Kris Neri Thanks for friending this mystery & paranormal author, Faith. Always great to connect with other authors.


Kris Neri
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message 9: by Jenn

Jenn Hi Faith!! Just finished reading Raven cursed. . . I'm in love with Jane!!! the series is great althugh I had a hard time getting into Skinwalker, I fell in love with this series. Can't wait for the next installment!!!

message 8: by Faith (last edited Apr 22, 2011 06:38PM)

Faith Hunter Shanon wrote: "Hi, Faith. Thanks for the friend invite. I am loving the Jane Yellowrock series! Can't wait for the next installment!"

I'm really glad that you are enjoying it! The next one in the series is Raven Cursed and is due out January 2012. It's already up on Goodreads so that people can add it to their to-read shelves.

Thanks for taking the time to leave a note. It's always great to hear from a fan!


Raven Cursed
Raven Cursed (Jane Yellowrock, #4) by Faith Hunter

Shanon Hi, Faith. Thanks for the friend invite. I am loving the Jane Yellowrock series! Can't wait for the next installment!

DeAnna Hi, Faith --
Thank you for the friend-vite! It's so nice to be able to connect with other authors here on Goodreads.
~DeAnna Cameron
The Belly Dancer by DeAnna Cameron

Illium Hi Faith, Thanks for creating Jane Yellowrock. She has become one of my favorite characters of all time. I hope to read more stories about her!!!

Roxanne Hi Faith. Happy to meet you. We have similar interests.

Sheyla ✎ Can I just tell you I have a weakness for a certain Blood Donor?

message 2: by Eve

Eve Langlais Hi Faith :)

Danielle Barclay Putty Tat at your service! :)

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