Blood Rites

Blood Rites

By Jim Butcher

Roc, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780451459879, 464pp.

Publication Date: August 3, 2004

Harry Dresden, Chicago's only professional wizard, takes on a case as a favor to his friend Thomas-a vampire of dubious integrity-only to become the prime suspect in a series of ghastly murders.

About the Author
A martial arts enthusiast whose resume includes a long list of skills rendered obsolete at least two hundred years ago, Jim Butcher turned to writing as a career because anything else probably would have driven him insane. He lives with his wife, his son and a ferocious guard dog.

Praise For Blood Rites

"Edge-of-your-seat adventure."—SF Site

"This imaginative series continues to surprise and delight with its inventiveness and sympathetic hero."—Booklist

"Good fun for fans of dary fantasy mystery."—Locus

""As usual in Butcher's books, the action begins on page one and moves rapidly from there."—Best Reviews