In this tenth installment of the Anita Blake Vampire Hunter series, One of her wereleopards becomes unruly just in time with the newcomers who are starting trouble with the shifter community. Anita has to save one of her shifter and may also have become one of them. Anita has to find her place within the wolves again, but that is made more difficult when the new members reject her as their Lupa. Leaders of the shifter community start to disappear and the body count starts to go up. How does Anita Blake solve a problem? With a bullet, but she may not have enough fire power this time.