By Barb Hendee, J. C. Hendee
Magiere the dhampir and her associate, the half-elf Leesil, are on a trip to discover the secrets and techniques in their mysterious pasts. yet first their services as vampire hunters is needed on behalf of a small village being laid low with a creature of limitless and incredible energy.
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