The Outlaw Demon Wails. By Kim Harrison. Eos. $24.95.
There used to be a sort of guilty pleasure in reading Kim Harrison’s books about the Hollows, that part of Cincinnati (yes, Cincinnati) where werewolves, vampires and witches roam at will, where demons terrorize the night and competing human and supernatural police forces try to keep things calm, and where the pizza is delicious. But
The pleasure itself remains, though, and as
Most of all,
Evil – real, frightening evil, not the cartoonish kind – reemerges here as well, as it does in all