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The New York Times and USA Today bestselling
Cassandra Palmer Series



"Karen Chance will enthrall you with her world of vampires, mages, and a fair maiden tough enough to kick their butts."-Rebecca York.

"A wonderfully entertaining romp with an engaging heroine."-Kelley Armstrong.

"A tough, smart heroine and sexy-scary vampires."-Patricia Briggs. 

"One of my favorite reads."-Charlaine Harris.

Touch the Dark cover

Touch the Dark
Cassandra Palmer #1

Claimed by Shadow

Claimed by Shadow
Cassandra Palmer #2

Embrace the Night cover

Embrace the Night
Cassandra Palmer #3

Curse the Dawn

Hunt the Moon

Hunt the Moon
Cassandra Palmer #5

Tempt the Stars

Tempt the Stars
Cassandra Palmer #6


Reap the Wind

Reap the Wind
Cassandra Palmer #7
Ride the Storm

Ride the Storm
Cassandra Palmer #8

Cassie Palmer #9

A timeline of the series:

gives the reading order for both the Cassandra Palmer and Dorina Basarab series.  It also shows the reading order for the novellas and shorts connected with the books.

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The New York Times
and USA Today bestselling

Dorina Basarab Series

“Karen Change doesn’t disappoint. Once again we have an action packed adventure with a strong female character that, while tough as nails, and a dhampir—is also very human.”—SF Revu

“A brilliant start to a new series and contains all the elements needed for a great urban fantasy.”—Vampire Romance Books

“Following these first-person adventures is going to be an adrenaline high.”—Romantic Times

“Utterly staggering.”—The Truth About Books

Dorina Novels

Midnight's Daughter

Midnight's Daughter
Dorina Basarab #1
Death's Mistress

Death's Mistress
Dorina Basarab #2
Fury's Kiss

Fury's Kiss
Dorina Basarab #3

Dorina Basarab #4

Shadow's Bane
Dorina Basarab #4

Other Novels

A Mircea Basarab Novel

Fifteenth century Venice is a safe haven for the masterless dregs of the vampire world, a city where they can live without the fear of retribution for violating another’s territory.

Still, there are plenty of ways for a young vampire to die in the glittering city, a lesson that prince turned pauper Mircea Basarab must learn quickly. But there are opportunities, too—in the service of a secretive courtesan, in the bed of a beautiful senator, and in the hunt for an ancient assassin.

As a vendetta older than Venice itself comes to a climax, Mircea struggles to evade the dangers of his current life, to come to terms with his past, and to uncover the truth hidden behind a city of masks…

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Novellas/Short Stories

On the Prowl cover

On the Prowl

Wolfesbane and Mistletoe

Wolfesbane and Mistletoe

Mammoth Book of Vampire Romance

The Mammoth Book of Vampire Romance

Strange Brew



Mammoth Book of Paranormal Romance 2

Chicks Kick Butt

Chicks Kick Butt
There are a number of additional free short stories and novellas on the Freebies tab above.

Karen Chance represents herself. Inquiries about the books can be sent to KarenChance@hotmail.com.