- Original Title:Hit List (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #20)
- Author:Laurell K. Hamilton
- Rating:7.84 / 10
- Publisher:Published June 7th 2011 by Berkley Hardcover (first published 2011)
September 25, 1955–December 6, 2010
This one is for Gene,
who loved Anita and Edward as much as I did.
He was always ready to defend my honor online,
but without ever losing sight that he was a gentleman.
He will be missed.
THE MAIN PIECE of the body lay on the ground, on its back in the middle of a smooth grassy field. In the predawn gloom everything looked gray, but there were scuffed and paler places around the field; I think we were in standing in the middle of a softball field. The ―we‖ was Edward, U.S. Marshall Ted Forrester, and me, U.S. Marshall Anita Blake. Edward was his real name, the real him. Forrester was his secret identity, like Clark Kent for Superman, but to the other marshals he was good ol‘ boy Ted, once a bounty hunter, now a Marshall, grandfathered in under the Preternatural Endangerment Act just like me. I‘d been a va...