The Breaking (Skinners)
by Marcus Pelegrimas
Cover Artist: Larry Rostant
Harper Voyager Mass Market Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9780061986345
Date: 31 May 2011 List Price $7.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK
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Product Description: Shapeshifters, vampires, and all manner of monstrosities are raining hell down on a small western town--which is why Skinner Paige Strobel is headed there with a band of Old World Skinners who have been battling monsters for centuries using antiquated, yet oddly effective weaponry. Meanwhile, Paige's sometime-partner/sometime-lover Cole Warnecki is being held prisoner by persons—or things—unknown: framed, tortured, and beaten for the slaughter of cops at a vampire warehouse in Denver.
For Paige and Cole, a search for answers has become a battle for survival. The future of unsuspecting humankind is balanced on a knife blade. And the Apocalypse is a certainty unless they can uncover the truth behind a terrible force powering monsters and hunters alike . . . and find out why—after horrific werewolf attacks in KC and bloody carnage in Philly—Skinners are suddenly, inexplicably, turning against Skinners . . .
(Source: Harper Voyager)