Kidnapping. Murder, zombies. It’s just another day at the office for Anita Blake. Endowed with the incredible power of animating the dead, Anita was sure to make some less than savoury friends and enemies. When a mob pays Anita a million dollars to raise a 300 hundred year old corpse and with a serial killing Voodoo shaman taking people she’ll need those strange friendships to unravel this mystery.