An ex-cop. A vampire. A murder. You're never going to look at the night the same way again. This first book of a dynamic new series centers on Chad Lowe, a disgraced cop w digging out a living as a low-rent private investigator. But Lowe's world of cheating spouses and under-the-table strong arm jobs is about to be turned upside down when his lover Anastasia, a vampire warrior tasked with keeping her own kind in line, pulls him into the middle of a case involving the slaughtered mistress of an influential leader within the undead circles. But what everyone assumes to be true quickly vanishes as Lowe discovers layer upon layer of deceit, false identities, and blood-stained pasts connected to a conspiracy as elaborate as it is deadly.