Doubleday Books, 1980, 320 pages
Doro is an entity who changes bodies like clothes, killing his hosts by reflexor design. He fears no one...until he meets Anyanwu. Anyanwu is a shapeshifter who can absorb bullets and heal with a kiss and savage anyone who threatens her. Together they weave a pattern of destiny unimaginable to mortals.
( If Octavia Butler wrote the X-Men.Collapse )
Also by Octavia Butler: My reviews of Parable of the Sower, Parable of the Talents, Fledgling, and Dawn.
My complete list of book reviews.