Everything you need to understand or teach The Lunatic Cafe by Laurell K. Hamilton.
Anita Blake is a vampire slayer and animator, raising the dead for a living. The holiday season is slow, and Anita is drawn into an investigation of missing lycanthropes or shapechangers, and a battle between two alpha males for control of the local werewolf pack.
Anita Blake is a busy woman. Working for Animators Inc, and dating a werewolf take up quite a bit of her time. Anita is at the early stages of her relationship with Richard, and though he is not quite human, she is still willing to see where things will lead. That changes when they meet up with Jean-Claude, the master vampire of St. Louis, who plants the seeds of doubt when he reveals a battle for control of the local pack between Richard and Marcus. Anita is angry that Richard had not been forthcoming with her, a fact the Jean-Claude was more than...
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