The only way to heaven is through the gates of hell...
Damali Richards knows all about a blood rush. The kind that happened when she first went skin-to-skin with former vampire Carlos Rivera. Or the kind that happened on the streets of Philadelphia, when her crew took on the devil's own. Now, Damali, Carlos, and the Guardian team are recovering in the Arizona desert, trying to hold it all together and find out how much love, and how much war, they still need to make... until the demon consort Lilith changes everything.
The Damned are seeping out from below, and a new contagion is spreading simply by touch. For Damali and Carlos, time is running out. With Armageddon near, the ultimate truths lie strewn from a shaken underworld to the pristine mountains of Tibet, where the two lovers will approach a pinnacle of power – and the scintillating, shocking secret of salvation...
"Each book in this... series gets harder and harder to put down." – Romantic Times BOOKreviews
"L.A. Banks writes a killer vamp series." – Sherrilyn Kenyon
L. A. Banks (1959-2011) was a pseudonym of Leslie Esdaile Banks.
L. A. Banks was the author of the Vampire Huntress Legend series. She had a bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business and a master's in fine arts from Temple University. Banks considered herself a shape-shifter. She wrote romance, women's fiction, crime and suspense, and of course, dark vampire huntress lore. She lived with her daughter in an undisclosed lair somewhere in Philadelphia.