Black Magic Sanction (The Hollows, Book 8) by Kim Harrison

By Kim Harrison

Rachel Morgan has fought and hunted vampires, werewolves, banshees, demons, and different supernatural risks as either witch and bounty hunter--and lived to inform the story. yet she's by no means confronted off opposed to her personal type . . . previously. Denounced and kept away from for facing demons and black magic, her most sensible desire is existence imprisonment--at worst, a pressured lobotomy and genetic slavery. in basic terms her enemies are robust sufficient to aid her win her freedom, yet belief comes challenging while it hinges at the unscrupulous multi-millionaire Trent Kalamack, the demon Algaliarept, and an ex-boyfriend became thief.

It takes a witch to trap a witch, yet survival bears a heavy cost.

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Good black suit, a little too small, clutched briefcase, freckles of gray in the hair. No rings. He did not seem startled or doubled over with desire as they sometimes were. He was calm, his answering smile measured and almost sweet, like a photograph of a soldier lost in a long-ago war. Coolly, without taking his dark eyes from hers, he turned over his left palm and rested it on the creamy brown edge of his briefcase. His hand was covered in a mark she first thought horrible—it snaked and snarled, black and swollen, where fortune-teller’s lines ought to have been.

At the end of each day they tell her all they have learned of living. It is necessary work. No family has been so often formally thanked by the city as hers. _______ On the other side of the street: a fortune-teller’s shop. Palm fronds cross before the door. Inside are four red chairs with four lustral basins before them, filled with ink, swirling and black. Orlande lumbers in, a woman wrapped in ragged fox fur. Her head amid heaps of scarves is that of a frog, mottled green and bulbous-eyed. A licking pink tongue keeps its place in her wide mouth.

It folds itself, origami-exact, in midair: it has papery eyes, inky feathers, vellum claws. It stares down the long avenues, searching for mice. This is the life cycle of Palimpsest fauna. Yumiko leans against the door post, holding her arms out like a sister who had never hoped to see her dear one again. She is not wearing her schoolgirl’s dress any longer, but a red scrap that clings to her waist like a spool of yarn pulled tighter than breathing. With a local girl’s surety she guides Sei inside—a little scalloped bell chimes, and Imogen looks up from her parchments with a stern face, her black hair soft around a neck just slightly too long for a woman to wear in company.

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