Guilty Pleasures (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #1) by Laurell K. Hamilton
The lady mentioned as Anita Blake, is of mixed community half Mexican and half German, a pretty little girl with curly black hair, but a pale skin, she’ got marks all over her body, Very rude to talk to talk to, but a proficient in her work. She is shown as an animator initially, along with being a vampire death squad. She is a big follower of Christianity; she is not far from being a monk. She also has the ability to change from a human to a wolf.
The series mostly features supernatural creatures having real powers. They are considered citizens with human rights. The novel mostly follows Anita Blake’s journey as a vampire shootout, her troubles with supernatural beings, she tries solving many mysteries, knows about her own capabilities, in addition to all this, also go through a lot of relationships ( both romantic and political ). After some time, Anita’s thinking of supernatural powers changes, earlier ghostly things are seen by her as “monsters”, which have to be fought with, but gradually sees them as someone to be saved and a lover, also.