Stolen (Plume, 2004)
In her second book of her series “Women of the Underworld,” Stolen continues Elena Michaels’ journey. In the debut (Bitten), Michaels came to terms with her feral appetite and claimed her identity as the only living female werewolf. In Stolen Michaels in on a mission to find her own pack. Meanwhile, Internet billionaire Tyrone Winsloe funds scientific research on “other [paranormal] races” and their powers. He kidnaps and studies them in his underground lab deep in the Maine woods. He then releases them to hunt them to death, akin to a video game. When he stumbles upon Michaels, Winsloe quickly learns that he has met his match.