Tales of Urban Horror is a series of six urban fantasy novels written by Bay Area author A. J. Harper. The series chronicles the adventures of Omari Jackson, his sister Jamilah Jamilah, and their friends Jennifer Twan, Dragonbrush Babay, Tioni Anderson and Yes, all of whom they meet at the Malcolm X Recreational Center.
The two arrive in Oakland, CA to spend the summer vacation with their Aunt and Uncle. At the airport a mysterious stranger gives Omari a magical compact disc and crucifix. Upon listening to the CD the siblings learn that the lyrics and the crucifix can aid them against vampires.
Soon, the reluctant champions are on a series of adventures that involves vampires, werewolves, demons and zombies and a plot to destroy humanity.