Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter Series

28 primary works • 41 total works
Series of urban fantasy novels, narrated by title character, Anita Blake. Anita lives in a parallel universe, much like our own, save that not only do things like vampires and shapeshifters exist, but their presence is public knowledge. The novels follow Anita's conflicts with the supernatural as she attempts to solve a variety of mysteries, come t…

Book 0.5

Strange Candy
3.76
· 16373 Ratings · 371 Reviews · published 2006 · 17 editions
The #1 New York Times bestselling author's short s…
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Book 1

Guilty Pleasures
4.01
· 137551 Ratings · 5772 Reviews · published 1993 · 81 editions
Anita Blake is small, dark, and dangerous. Her tur…
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Book 2

The Laughing Corpse
4.11
· 80918 Ratings · 2114 Reviews · published 1994 · 6 editions
Harold Gaynor offers Anita Blake a million dollars…
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Book 3

Circus of the Damned
4.16
· 90392 Ratings · 1672 Reviews · published 1995 · 56 editions
In Circus of the Damned-now in trade paperback for…
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Book 4

The Lunatic Cafe
4.11
· 75104 Ratings · 1418 Reviews · published 1996 · 51 editions
Anita has fallen for the leader of a local pack of…
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Book 5

Bloody Bones
4.10
· 71122 Ratings · 1303 Reviews · published 1996 · 48 editions
In Laurell K. Hamilton's "New York Times" bestsell…
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Book 6

The Killing Dance
4.11
· 69844 Ratings · 1357 Reviews · published 1997 · 41 editions
Dating both a vampire and a werewolf isn't easy. B…
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Book 7

Burnt Offerings
4.07
· 66856 Ratings · 1063 Reviews · published 1998 · 52 editions
"You can't trust anyone who sleeps with the monste…
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Book 8

Blue Moon
4.04
· 63174 Ratings · 1086 Reviews · published 1998 · 38 editions
When she chose master vampire Jean-Claude over her…
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Book 8.5

Bite
3.77
· 15924 Ratings · 454 Reviews · published 2004 · 10 editions
The bite is back in vampire fiction as five of tod…
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Book 9

Obsidian Butterfly
4.07
· 62157 Ratings · 1526 Reviews · published 2000 · 7 editions
The Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter backlist takes fli…
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Book 10

Narcissus in Chains
3.90
· 57210 Ratings · 1243 Reviews · published 2001 · 41 editions
Hamilton's vampire-hunting Anita Blake faces a ple…
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Book 11

Cerulean Sins
3.85
· 50243 Ratings · 904 Reviews · published 2003 · 52 editions
Cerulean Sins, the eleventh entry in the hugely-po…
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Book 12

Incubus Dreams
3.79
· 48442 Ratings · 1051 Reviews · published 2004 · 37 editions
In the latest New York Times bestselling Anita Bla…
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Book 12.5

Cravings
3.82
· 8473 Ratings · 205 Reviews · published 2004 · 9 editions
Four favorite authors present their favorite chara…
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Book 13

Micah
3.64
· 44701 Ratings · 983 Reviews · published 2006 · 31 editions
"RAISING THE DEAD IS EASY. LOVE IS HARD..."

There …
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Book 14

Danse Macabre
3.81
· 45477 Ratings · 927 Reviews · published 2006 · 47 editions
Also see: Alternate Cover Editions for this ISBN […
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Book 15

The Harlequin
3.91
· 44021 Ratings · 935 Reviews · published 2007 · 4 editions
Anita Blake is about to face the challenge of her …
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Book 16

Blood Noir
3.85
· 40197 Ratings · 1047 Reviews · published 2008 · 6 editions
Readers can't get enough of the #1 New York Times
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Book 17

Skin Trade
3.91
· 37284 Ratings · 1207 Reviews · published 2009 · 34 editions
Once you tell someone certain things, like, say, y…
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Book 18

Flirt
3.72
· 34022 Ratings · 1179 Reviews · published 2009 · 28 editions
When Anita Blake meets with prospective client Ton…
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Book 19

Bullet
3.83
· 33187 Ratings · 1246 Reviews · published 2010 · 29 editions
Watch a video The music came back up and the ne…
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Book 20

Hit List
3.94
· 27863 Ratings · 1632 Reviews · published 2011 · 26 editions
A serial killer is hunting the Pacific Northwest, …
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Book 20.5

Beauty
3.70
· 7639 Ratings · 363 Reviews · published 2012 · 5 editions
The steamy outtake that takes readers even further…
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Book 21

Kiss the Dead
3.82
· 23762 Ratings · 1708 Reviews · published 2012 · 3 editions
When a fifteen-year-old girl is abducted by vampir…
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Book 22

Affliction
4.04
· 19826 Ratings · 1811 Reviews · published 2013 · 21 editions
Micah’s estranged father lies dying, rotting away …
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Book 22.5

Dancing
3.94
· 5812 Ratings · 316 Reviews · published 2013 · 3 editions
For most people, summer barbecues are nothing to b…
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Book 22.75

Shutdown
3.61
· 1749 Ratings · 147 Reviews · published 2013 · 1 edition
This story is for all my readers who have been imp…
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Book 23

Jason
3.49
· 11488 Ratings · 1053 Reviews · published 2014 · 19 editions
"Enjoying pain with your pleasure is something you…
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Book 24

Dead Ice
3.91
· 13253 Ratings · 1414 Reviews · published 2015 · 23 editions
"If you've never read this series, I highly recomm…
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Book 24.5

Wounded
3.85
· 3119 Ratings · 221 Reviews · published 2016 · 4 editions
Be proud of Life’s battle scars, it means you were…
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Book 25

Crimson Death
3.85
· 10438 Ratings · 1307 Reviews · published 2016 · 19 editions
In her twenty-fifth adventure, vampire hunter and …
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Book 25.1

A Girl, a Goat, and a Zombie
3.74
· 173 Ratings · 15 Reviews · published 2016 · 1 edition
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Book 26

Serpentine
3.91
· 7815 Ratings · 1129 Reviews · published 2018 · 3 editions
Vampire hunter Anita Blake has managed to overcome…
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Book 26.5 (Zombie Dearest)

Fantastic Hope
3.87
· 1114 Ratings · 231 Reviews · published 2020 · 7 editions
An anthology collection of sixteen sci-fi and fant…
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Book 27

Sucker Punch
3.91
· 5261 Ratings · 994 Reviews · published 2020 · 12 editions
A brutal murder, a suspect in jail, and an executi…
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Book 28

Rafael
4.18
· 5729 Ratings · 550 Reviews · published 2021 · 5 editions
Rafael, king of the wererats, must fight to the de…
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Book 1-3

Club Vampyre
4.46
· 2760 Ratings · 66 Reviews · published 1997 · 4 editions
Club Vampyre brings together the first three Anita…
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Book 4-6

The Midnight Cafe
4.47
· 2590 Ratings · 30 Reviews · published 1997 · 1 edition
Three Anita Blake novels in collector's edition ha…
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Book 7-8

Black Moon Inn
4.47
· 1868 Ratings · 14 Reviews · published 1998 · 2 editions
Two novels. Burnt Offerings - Blue Moon.
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Book 9-10

Nightshade Tavern
4.49
· 1063 Ratings · 15 Reviews · published 2005 · 1 edition
Omnibus edition with both Obsidian Butterfly and N…
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