Dead Witch Walking

Dead Witch Walking

eBook - 2004
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All the creatures of the night gather in "the Hollows" of Cincinnati, to hide, to prowl, to party ... and to feed. Vampires rule the darkness in a predator-eat-predator world rife with dangers beyond imagining -- and it's Rachel Morgan's job to keep that world civilized. A bounty hunter and witch with serious sex appeal and an attitude, she'll bring 'em back alive, dead ... or undead.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : PerfectBound, 2004.
ISBN: 9780060757076
Additional Contributors: OverDrive


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HCL_staff_reviews May 30, 2019

Fun, sassy, and filled with action, humor, and romance, "Dead Witch Walking," makes the perfect summer read for anyone who likes vampires, paranormal fantasy, romance or just a great beach book. Witch and freelance investigator Rachel Morgan makes a great hero. Fans of Laurel Hamilton's Anita Blake series or Charlaine Harris' Southern vampire mysteries featuring Sookie Stackhouse will love this first in a series. — Jody W., Maple Grove Library

Mar 06, 2019

This is an absolutely fantastic urban fantasy series! The entire series is WONDERFUL! Jenks, the pixie, is hilarious! Vamps, witches, demons, fairies and humans all living in a world after the Turn. This is one of my absolute favorite series along with Women of the Otherworld Series (my favorite), Mercy Thompson Series and the Anita Blake Series.

Oct 09, 2017

Rachel was most annoying and thank golly I stuck it out and read a few more in the series. She and I grew into becoming a happy character and reader.

Mar 09, 2017

This book is a wonderful first book in a great new fantasy series. Humans take a back seat to the Vampires, witches, pixies, werewolves and all the things that go bump in the night. Great deep and flawed characters capture our heart. All with action, humor, and serious issues tied together to make an enjoyable read.

ChristchurchLib Nov 23, 2015

Urban Fantasy. "It takes a witch to catch a witch," explains Rachel Morgan, who users her talents to apprehend unlicensed magic practitioners in the supernatural part of Cincinnati known as the Hollows. Fed up with the thankless, dead-end assignments provided by her employer, Interlander Security, Rachel intends to set up her own bounty-hunting business. Unfortunately, the only way to "retire" is to die on the job -- the solution favored by her former boss, who puts out a hit on her. Dead Witch Walking is the 1st book in author Kim Harrison's popular Hollows series, which includes 14 full-length novels as well as numerous short stories. Fantasy newsletter November 2015

Nov 09, 2015

I have loved ALL of Kim's Hollows books & would recommend any whom want alternative Supernatural Fantasy with only a light dollop (in comparison to say Sherrilyn Kenyon's novels, another great Supernatural Fantasy/ Romance writer in my opinion) of romance. Found her well written & her stories really tend to draw me in.

Aug 27, 2014

This is Book Number One.

May 23, 2014

Loved it and the whole series. A few parts are questionable but in the end I fell for the characters and the story.

Oct 03, 2013

couldnt get into it

Aug 08, 2012

Slow beginning to an outstanding series. Glad I stuck with it. Jenks is a fantastic character, and I'm glad to follow him through the series.

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May 30, 2010

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Apr 20, 2010

White witch Rachel Morgan has been a bounty hunter for Inderland Security for the last three years and it's been a constant bumbling battle for good assignments to prove her worth. She's become bored and disillusioned with the job and she wants out. Problem is, retiring from I.S. means a swift and sure retirement from life. The I.S. doesn't take kindly to broken contracts.
She's got a risky idea that may get her around that, though...if she lives long enough to see it through. Rachel figures that if she can tag the largest brimstone dealer in the Hollows and Cincinnati area, she'll be able to get her contract paid off. However, getting the evidence to bring him down will be far from easy.

With the help of her pixy bodyguard and her living vampire roommate, she may just succeed. If she can quit getting caught.


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May 30, 2010

Violence: This title contains Violence.


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May 30, 2010

Damn it back to the turn I would be lucky to survive this I.S. contract - Rachel about the contract out on her life.

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