Table of Contents
Titles by Patricia Briggs
The Mercy Thompson Novels
The Alpha and Omega Novels
ON THE PROWL
(with Eileen Wilks, Karen Chance, and Sunny)
STEAL THE DRAGON
WHEN DEMONS WALK
THE HOB'S BARGAIN
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1. THompson, Mercy (Fictitious character)-Fiction. 2. AUtomobile mechanics-Fiction.
3. MEtamorphosis-Fiction. 4. VAmpires-Fiction. 5. WErewolves-Fiction. I. TItle.
For Jordan, whimsical, musical friend of critters furred, scaled, and feathered
There are dozens of people who have helped in this endeavor, but I am especially grateful to those who, on a moment's notice, went through the manuscript with a fine-tooth comb-Mike Briggs, Dave and Katharine Carson, Laurie Martin, Jean Matteaucci, Anne Peters, Kaye Roberson, and Anne Sowards. I Also would like to take a moment to thank the people who've worked so hard to determine that, yes, you can indeed cast a silver bullet-Mike Briggs, Dr. KEvin Jaansalu, Dr. KYle Roberson, and Tom Lenz.
I STARED AT MY REFLECTION IN THE MIRROR. I WASN'T pretty, but my hair was thick and brushed my shoulders. MY skin was darker on my a