Before Laurell K. Hamilton hit the shelves with her successful Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter series she wrote a few stand-alone novels in the sf & fantasy genre. Another series by her is Meredith Gentry. The third book of this series is due in February '04: Seduced by Moonlight.
This series about the Vampire executor Anita Blake made Laurell K. Hamilton famous. The mix of romance and supernatural is obviously liked by many fans. Read more about Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter...
Meredith Gentry is part sidhe (elvish), part brownie, and part human, and as such a mixed blood she never really fitted in. Because of that she has left her Fairy family and has been living in Los Angeles and working for the Grey Detective Agency, which specializes in "supernatural problems, magical solutions." But then her aunt made her heir to the throne and since then her troubles have really started. Read more about Meredith Gentry...
Nightshade (Star Trek: The Next Generation)
Picard, Worf, and Troi are negotiating peace talks on a world destroyed by war. But the centuries long hostilities are not so fast forgotten. When Picard is framed in a case of murder Worf must continue the negotiations with the help of Deanna Troi.
Her mother was murdered by an evil witch when Keleios was only five. But now the time of revenge is coming. Her own strong magical powers promise victory, but with that power comes the dreaded demonmark, offering undreamed of abilities and luring her with the dark side of magic. Is avenging her mother's death worth sacrificing her soul?
Death of a Darklord (Ravenloft)
A party of adventurers try to save a village tormented by a plague of walking dead. One of them, a young girl discovers she has the ability to control magic. Laurell K. Hamilton does a wonderful job of describing magic, the girl's self-discovery and the danger of a slow spiral into evil.