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Kiss of the Maiden: The Grit & Shadows Collection, #2

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A kiss can be deadly…

Five new stories that blur the lines between urban fantasy, detective noir, vampire horror, and science fiction.

Jaded street savior and paramedic Zeus Contreras is all that stands between temptation and darkness.

An expedition in 1920's Egypt threatens to crush young love when an ancient priestess is uncovered.

A hard-boiled private eye with a nose for trouble tracks a precious artifact for a supernatural client.

The assassin Snake Eyes is hired to end a mysterious gambler's winning streak.

A philosophical fisherman finds a different kind of kiss both enlightening and deadly.

The novelette Epidemic was a Writers of the Future honorable mention and proved too controversial for some publications. If you prefer your thrills on the darker side and aren't afraid to be bitten, risk reading this second installment of The Grit & Shadows Collection!

This volume includes:

Epidemic The Proposal Moondance Snake Eyes Kiss of the Maiden

The Grit & Shadows Collection: J. D. Brink's series of urban fantasy, crime noir, vampire horror, and more. They feature wise guys and private eyes, black magic and bleak futures, your deepest desires and the road to damnation.

A Long Walk Down a Dark Alley - Four tales of temptation and terror. Kiss of the Maiden - Five stories of gritty heroes and bloody resolve. One-Eyed Jacks – A novel of urban fantasy, crime noir, and Asian myth.

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