Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter Series

27 primary works • 40 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
· 16094 Ratings · 362 Reviews · published 2006 · 16 editions
The #1 New York Times bestselling author's short s…
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Book 1

Guilty Pleasures
4.02
· 129891 Ratings · 5536 Reviews · published 1993 · 80 editions
Anita Blake is small, dark, and dangerous. Her tur…
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Book 2

The Laughing Corpse
4.12
· 76845 Ratings · 2052 Reviews · published 1994 · 58 editions
Harold Gaynor offers Anita Blake a million dollars…
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Book 3

Circus of the Damned
4.17
· 86362 Ratings · 1611 Reviews · published 1995 · 1 edition
In Circus of the Damned-now in trade paperback for…
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Book 4

The Lunatic Cafe
4.12
· 71219 Ratings · 1375 Reviews · published 1996 · 51 editions
Anita has fallen for the leader of a local pack of…
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Book 5

Bloody Bones
4.11
· 67419 Ratings · 1274 Reviews · published 1996 · 48 editions
In Laurell K. Hamilton's "New York Times" bestsell…
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Book 6

The Killing Dance
4.13
· 66103 Ratings · 1308 Reviews · published 1997 · 1 edition
Dating both a vampire and a werewolf isn't easy. B…
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Book 7

Burnt Offerings
4.08
· 63195 Ratings · 1047 Reviews · published 1998 · 52 editions
"You can't trust anyone who sleeps with the monste…
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Book 8

Blue Moon
4.05
· 59643 Ratings · 1035 Reviews · published 1998 · 38 editions
When she chose master vampire Jean-Claude over her…
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Book 8.5

Bite
3.77
· 15721 Ratings · 440 Reviews · published 2004 · 10 editions
The bite is back in vampire fiction as five of tod…
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Book 9

Obsidian Butterfly
4.09
· 58664 Ratings · 1484 Reviews · published 2000 · 36 editions
The Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter backlist takes fli…
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Book 10

Narcissus in Chains
3.90
· 53806 Ratings · 1216 Reviews · published 2001 · 41 editions
Hamilton's vampire-hunting Anita Blake faces a ple…
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Book 11

Cerulean Sins
3.85
· 46935 Ratings · 868 Reviews · published 2003 · 51 editions
Cerulean Sins, the eleventh entry in the hugely-po…
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Book 12

Incubus Dreams
3.79
· 45101 Ratings · 1017 Reviews · published 2004 · 36 editions
In the latest New York Times bestselling Anita Bla…
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Book 12.5

Cravings
3.82
· 8329 Ratings · 201 Reviews · published 2004 · 9 editions
Four favorite authors present their favorite chara…
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Book 13

Micah
3.63
· 41637 Ratings · 969 Reviews · published 2006 · 30 editions
"RAISING THE DEAD IS EASY. LOVE IS HARD..."

There …
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Book 14

Danse Macabre
3.82
· 42367 Ratings · 901 Reviews · published 2006 · 47 editions
Also see: Alternate Cover Editions for this ISBN […
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Book 15

The Harlequin
3.92
· 40918 Ratings · 939 Reviews · published 2007 · 39 editions
Anita Blake is about to face the challenge of her …
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Book 16

Blood Noir
3.86
· 37191 Ratings · 1047 Reviews · published 2007 · 40 editions
Readers can't get enough of the #1 New York Times
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Book 17

Skin Trade
3.92
· 34300 Ratings · 1203 Reviews · published 2009 · 34 editions
Once you tell someone certain things, like, say, y…
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Book 18

Flirt
3.72
· 31120 Ratings · 1179 Reviews · published 2009 · 28 editions
When Anita Blake meets with prospective client Ton…
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Book 19

Bullet
3.84
· 30146 Ratings · 1238 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
· 27178 Ratings · 1604 Reviews · published 2011 · 26 editions
A serial killer is hunting the Pacific Northwest, …
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Book 20.5

Beauty
3.70
· 7317 Ratings · 335 Reviews · published 2012 · 5 editions
The steamy outtake that takes readers even further…
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Book 21

Kiss the Dead
3.82
· 23106 Ratings · 1688 Reviews · published 2012 · 21 editions
When a fifteen-year-old girl is abducted by vampir…
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Book 22

Affliction
4.03
· 19078 Ratings · 1785 Reviews · published 2013 · 19 editions
Micah’s estranged father lies dying, rotting away …
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Book 22.5

Dancing
3.93
· 5451 Ratings · 294 Reviews · published 2013 · 3 editions
For most people, summer barbecues are nothing to b…
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Book 22.75

Shutdown
3.61
· 1663 Ratings · 144 Reviews · published 2013 · 1 edition
This story is for all my readers who have been imp…
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Book 23

Jason
3.47
· 10747 Ratings · 1015 Reviews · published 2014 · 18 editions
"Enjoying pain with your pleasure is something you…
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Book 24

Dead Ice
3.90
· 12460 Ratings · 1372 Reviews · published 2015 · 23 editions
"If you've never read this series, I highly recomm…
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Book 24.5

Wounded
3.84
· 2705 Ratings · 201 Reviews · published 2016 · 2 editions
Be proud of Life’s battle scars, it means you were…
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Book 25

Crimson Death
3.83
· 9565 Ratings · 1265 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
3.71
· 95 Ratings · 12 Reviews · 1 edition
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Book 26

Serpentine
3.88
· 6620 Ratings · 1047 Reviews · published 2018 · 16 editions
Vampire hunter Anita Blake has managed to overcome…
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Book 26.5 (Zombie Dearest)

Fantastic Hope
3.99
· 443 Ratings · 115 Reviews · published 2020 · 5 editions
An anthology collection of sixteen sci-fi and fant…
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Book 27

Sucker Punch
4.00
· 29 Ratings · 14 Reviews · expected publication 2020 · 4 editions
A brutal murder, a suspect in jail, and an executi…
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Book 1-3

Club Vampyre
4.45
· 2729 Ratings · 67 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
· 2558 Ratings · 29 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
· 1839 Ratings · 13 Reviews · published 1998 · 2 editions
Two novels. Burnt Offerings - Blue Moon.
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Book 9-10

Nightshade Tavern
4.49
· 1048 Ratings · 15 Reviews · published 2005 · 1 edition
Omnibus edition with both Obsidian Butterfly and N…
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