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A Dark-Hunter Christmas (Hunter Legends Series #3.6)

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This is the special Christmas story that features the gangster Gallagher and Simi when Gallagher is temporarily relocated to New Orleans to help battle Daimons.

Written as a gift for DH fans, it originally appeared in the back of the first edition of Dance with the Devil.

NOTE: This story has also been re-released in the Dark Bites anthology
ebook, 25 pages
Published November 2002 by Sherrilyn Kenyon
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Alp
Jun 16, 2016 rated it it was amazing
4.5/5

Such a beautiful and heartwarming short story. If you read this one, you will love Simi as much as I do!
Exina
Mar 25, 2012 rated it it was amazing
"Yes, Simi, I would like to be your family."

Five stars again!!

A really heartwarming Christmas story! It makes you ache and also makes you smile.

It is a Simi short. Simi is one of my favorite characters. I adore her charmingly childlike attitude, unique personality, and extravagant appearance.

It is also a Gallagher short. Ms. Kenyon has the talent to create background stories you never forget for all of her Dark-Hunters, not only in full-length novels, but in a couple of paragraphs. I really
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Sophia Triad
James Cameron Patric Gallagher (currently Dark Hunter, previously gangster)

A quick heartwarming Christmas theme story about a young Dark Hunter (about 100 years old) who really needs to be part of a family.
Gallagher, although he was a feared gangster, was also a beloved husband. Unfortunately he died the night his son was born and he became a dark hunter.
Now, he will get the chance to be part of a family again and spend Christmas with them.

Acheron and Simi will make you smile once more.

The stor
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Floripiquita
Apr 12, 2018 rated it liked it
Es cortísimo, pero sirve para conocer algo más sobre el misterioso Ash.
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Sharon ∞❥ is an emotional book junkie ❥∞
A Dark Hunter Christmas story about Jamie Gallagher, a former Irish gangster now Dark Hunter, who is missing his family at the holidays.

It's too short to have a romance but you do get a bit emotional when Jamie is remembering his wife and family. Ash, Nick, Kyrian and Simi have some good parts as well as most of the people at the Sanctuary. Simi works her magic and teaches Jamie to open his heart for his "other" family. Love the part with the oven mitts!

Favorite line:

♥ "See, akri even gave me h
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BookPusher D
reread Dec 28, 2015 for Christmas Bookathon.

love simi!
Kübra Yağmur
Jan 04, 2018 rated it it was ok
Simi’ye bayıldığımı söylemiş miydim?
Ronda  Tutt
May 06, 2010 rated it it was amazing
A Dark Hunter Christmas - Excelent short story!

As we know around christmas, its all about family and love for each other. This quote says it all, even when you have lost a family member that you deeply loved.

"We have three kinds of family. Those we are born to, those who are born to us, and those we let into our hearts."
Maria St. Delphi
Apr 03, 2016 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2016
3.5 Es un relato muy mono dentro de la serie :)
**Sognatrice di libri**
Nov 21, 2016 rated it really liked it
4 e 1/2

Un racconto molto dolce e toccante per una serie davvero favolosa.
Julianna
Sep 21, 2010 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Fans of the Dark-Hunters or Christmas Novellas
Reviewed for THC Reviews
"4.5 stars" A Dark-Hunter Christmas is the story of Gallagher, a relatively young Dark-Hunter (only about 100 years), who was newly introduced for this tale. Readers will get to see yet another side of Acheron and Simi that adds a bit more depth to their characters, and also get a brief visit with a bunch of the Were-Hunters from Sanctuary as well as Tabitha (Seize the Night). I don't know if Gallagher will play a part in any future Dark-Hunter stories or if he might some
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Martina
Jul 02, 2012 rated it liked it
Okay, so this is a short story about the relatively new Dark-Hunter Gallgher how is about 100 or so years old. It basically shows a little of his life as a human. We got to see how he gets himself involved with the mafia to support his family after his father's death and then how he turns into this cold person that is alone and detached from his loved once... The turning point in his life comes when he meets his wife and his the only good thing he has but at the night of the birth of his son he ...more
Kathleen
Free online short story. This isn't really a romance, but it's part of a paranormal romance series. IMO, the only contribution this book makes to the series is that we learn how the Squires take care of the grieving families of the newly-made Dark Hunter. I had hoped for some fun scenes with Simi the demon child, but they were poorly written. Basically, she sermonizes about LOVE and FAMILY. As mentioned in several books in this series, there are three kinds of family.

I felt nothing for the hero
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Ginevra
Jul 12, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Mi era mancata tantissimo la dolce Simi!! Quanto la adoro!
Shannon
Nov 28, 2011 rated it really liked it
I love Simi she cracks me up but in this short little story she makes you remember what family really is and know that is what is so important at this time of year
Melissa
Jul 30, 2017 rated it liked it
Read as part of the Dark Bites Anthology.

Cute Christmas story, a little sad but with an upbeat message.
Tracy
Feb 09, 2018 rated it really liked it
This was super sweet!
Ivy
Mar 30, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Fans of Dark-Hunter verse
5 stars

Happy that Jamie had some family alive. Hope he will be able to tell Rose who he is.
Vijetha


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This short story tells the story of the two lives of Jamie Gallagher. The first as feared gangster and beloved husband. The second as Dark-Hunter.

This story finds the lone DH on patrol in New Orleans, and missing his loved ones.
This is a sweet story that tells of how one hunter finds both a connection to the family of his blood, and of his heart. There are cameos by Simi, Archeron, and a host of others readers know and love.
Renégade ♥
4 stars

Short and sweet with some definite smiles courtesy of Simi!





Diana
Mar 04, 2014 rated it liked it
Dark-Hunter Gallagher mourns his loneliness at Christmas.

This story is not a love story; instead it's about a man discovering how to have a family again. Sanctuary and Simi play key roles in this. I can't remember if Gallagher has appeared in other novels, but his mourning coming to an end was beautiful to read about.
Paula
Mar 16, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: genre-paranormal
Just got to love Simi
Amy
Jul 16, 2014 rated it really liked it
A very quick short story....it has Simi, so that alone makes it great!
Kim Shumaker
A heartwarming short story about a lonely Dark-Hunter at Christmas who realizes that you do not have to be blood-related to be family.
valee
Feb 21, 2011 rated it really liked it
It was a sweet addition to the series. Nothing fundamental you'll dye if you don't read, but a nice cute short story to entertain you all on a short trip.
CC
Aug 28, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: pnr, safe-for-me, series
Meh - not really a romance. Kind of sad.
Soraia Pereira
Fantástico conto!
A alusão a Portugal fez-me um sorriso XXL nos lábios e claro, a sempre fofinha Simi a arrancar gargalhadas xD
Kinga
Aug 18, 2015 rated it really liked it
Oh my, this was sooo heartbreaking!!!!
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“Okay, gimmi a kiss and I’ll go. (Simi)
Not in front of the Hunter, Simi. (Acheron)
The Simi wants a kiss, akri. I’ll wait all century. You know I will. (Simi)”
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“Oh no, that’s for you. Presents make people happy. The Simi wants you to be happy. (Simi)
Thank you, Simi. (Gallagher)
No need to thank me. See, that’s what families do. They take care of each other. (Simi)
I no longer have a family. I had to give them up. (Gallagher)
Of course you have a family. Everyone has family. I’m your family. Akri your family. Even that smelly old goddess is your family. She’s that creepy old aunt who comes around but nobody likes her so they make fun of her when she’s gone. (Simi)”
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