(1963- ) US author of the entertaining Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter series of Detective/Thriller Fantasies. Blake is a tough female PI working in an Alternate-World USA where Vampires and Werewolves have gained civil rights as oppressed minorities. The series comprises Guilty Pleasures (1993), The Laughing Corpse (1994), Circus of the Damned (1995) and The Lunatic Café (1996). [JR/DRL]
other works: Nightseer (1992); Ravenloft: Death of a Darklord * (1995), Game tie.
Laurell K Hamilton