Earthquake Weather (Fault Lines)

By Tim Powers

A younger lady possessed by way of a ghost has slain the Fisher King of the West, Scott Crane. Now, briefly free of that malevolent spirit, she seeks to revive the King to life.

But Crane's physique has been taken to the magically secure domestic of Pete and Angelica Sullivan, and their followed son, Koot Hoomie. Kootie is destined to be the following Fisher King, yet he's merely thirteen years previous ― too younger, his mom thinks, to accomplish the rituals to imagine the Kingship. yet no longer too younger, might be, to aid in reuniting Scott Crane's physique and spirit, and restoring him to life.

Show description

Read more

Poison in the Blood (Bad Witch:The Emily Chronicles, Book 2)

By Robyn Bachar

Poison within the Blood - released June 18th 2013 by way of Samhain Publishing, Ltd.

She is honey to his throat…but one candy flavor might half them forever…

Bad Witch: The Emily Chronicles, ebook 2

Banished from domestic whereas her husband adjusts to lifestyles as an immortal, blood-drinking chronicler, Emily Black is homesick, heartsick and suffering below the consistent sensory barrage of a urban soaking wet in historical magic. while an outdated pal asks for her reduction in fixing a string of murders, she welcomes the distraction, regardless of the danger.

Justine Dubois is thankful for a seer’s aid, and extra knowing than a person of Emily’s plight. As a parent, Justine instructions admire; as a girl, her magic is taken into account inferior. jointly, they're made up our minds to turn out their worthy to London’s magicians, beginning with fixing those murders—with might be just a little matchmaking at the side.

Long prior to he met his soul mate, Michael Black made a dedication to hitch the Order of St. Jerome. he'll dwell ceaselessly, compelled to observe the girl he loves age and die. As Emily hunts the assassin, Michael struggles to guard her. but when he loses keep watch over of his starvation, the best danger to her protection may be Michael himself.

Show description

Read more

A Touch of Midnight: A Midnight Breed Novella (The Midnight Breed Series)

By Lara Adrian

Because the slayings of his younger brothers through Rogue vampires in London centuries in the past, Breed warrior Gideon has pledged his existence and his sword to the undertaking of destroying these of his sort misplaced to Bloodlust. yet that vow is validated while he meets Savannah Dupree, a gorgeous collage scholar who reveals herself within the crossfire of Gideon's warfare with a hidden, lethal enemy.

(This 40,000-word novella, a prequel to the hour of darkness Breed sequence, can be present in The middle of the night Breed sequence significant other, on hand now in booklet and exchange paperback.)

Show description

Read more

Prison of Hope (The Hellequin Chronicles)

By Steve McHugh

Long in the past, Olympian gods imprisoned the demon Pandora in a human—Hope—creating a creature whose simply goal was once chaos and loss of life. Remorseful, the gods locked Pandora away in Tartarus, governed via Hades.

Now, centuries later, Pandora escapes. Nate Garrett, a 1,600-year-old sorcerer, is distributed to recapture her and discovers her plan to disrupt the 1936 Berlin Olympic video games, killing millions in a lost quest for vengeance.

Fast ahead to modern day Berlin, the place Nate has agreed to behave as dad or mum on a college journey to Germany to go to Hades on the front to Tartarus. while Titan King Cronus turns into the second one ever to flee Tartarus, Nate is compelled to trace him down and produce him again, to circumvent a civil conflict among those that may use his get away to realize power.

Prison of Hope is the fourth publication within the hugely acclaimed and action-packed darkish city fable sequence, the Hellequin Chronicles.

Show description

Read more

Peeps

By Scott Westerfeld

A 12 months in the past, Cal Thompson was once a faculty freshman extra attracted to assembly women and partying than in attending biology type. Now, after a fateful come across with a mysterious lady named Morgan, biology has turn into, actually, Cal's life.

Cal used to be contaminated via a parasite that has a very scary influence on its host. Cal himself is a provider, unchanged via the parasite, yet he is contaminated the girlfriends he is had given that Morgan. All 3 have become the ravening ghouls Cal calls Peeps. the remainder of us recognize them as vampires. it really is Cal's activity to seek them down sooner than they could create extra in their sort. . . .

Bursting with the pointy intelligence and sly humor which are speedy changing into his trademark, Scott Westerfeld's novel is an completely unique tackle an archetype of horror.

Show description

Read more

Dark Moon: A Wereling Novel

By Steve Feasey

A few brief months in the past, Trey Laporte discovered the inside track that may swap him endlessly: he's a werewolf, and the evil vampire Caliban desires him useless. The possibility turns into actual while Caliban assaults Trey's mentor, Lucien Charron, and leaves him struggling with for his life.

Gwendolin, a depraved sorceress, holds the single key to saving Lucien. jointly, Trey and Lucien's appealing daughter, Alexa, needs to input the Netherworld to defeat her. The strain for Trey is great―Alexa is relying on him to save lots of her father.

But whilst Trey and Alexa locate themselves trapped and surrounded via demons, can Trey use his werewolf energy to avoid wasting them both?

Follow Trey Laporte on one other heart-pounding experience within the moment installment of STEVE FEASEY's terrifically scary Wereling series.

Show description

Read more

The Water Witch: A Novel (Fairwick Trilogy)

By Juliet Dark

Perfect for enthusiasts of Deborah Harkness and Elizabeth Kostova, The Water Watch is a breathtakingly attractive and atmospheric new novel of historic folklore, passionate love, and exciting magic.
 
After casting out a gloomy spirit, Callie McFay, a professor of gothic literature, has eventually restored a semblance of calm to her rambling Victorian apartment. yet within the close by thicket of the honeysuckle woodland, and within the currents of the dashing Undine circulation, extra hassle is stirring. . . .
 
The enchanted city of Fairwick’s remarkable mixture of legendary creatures has come below siege from the Grove: a sinister workforce of witches decided to banish the fey again to their ancestral land. With factions turning on each other, all are cruelly pressured to take aspects. Callie’s grandmother, a trendy Grove member, calls for her granddaughter’s compliance, yet half-witch/half-fey Callie can infrequently betray her associates and co-workers on the university. To stave off catastrophe, Callie enlists Duncan Laird, an appealing seductive educational who cultivates her colossal magical capability, yet to what finish? Deeply conflicted, Callie struggles to avoid wasting her liked Fairwick, dangerously pushing her remarkable powers to the limit—risking all, even the desires of her personal passionate heart.
 
Includes a preview of e-book 3 of The Fairwick Trilogy: The Angel Stone

Praise for The Water Witch
 
“A lighthearted, fast-paced delusion . . . The Water Witch may still entice readers of Charlaine Harris’ Sookie Stackhouse novels.”—New York magazine of Books
 
“Dark has a beautiful and transparent voice. . . . One knows being within the palms of a mistress of the high-quality arts of storytelling and characterization. . . . It’s all simply nice fun.”—Albany Chronogram
 
“An exciting tale that would maintain readers guessing.”—Romance studies Today
 
“Readers are bound to take pleasure in being again within the atmospheric Fairwick. The cliffhanger finishing will simply go away readers clamoring for the final installment during this fascinating trilogy.”—SheKnows

Praise for booklet one of many Fairwick Trilogy: The Demon Lover
 
“Dark’s letter-perfect gothic type is a lovely tribute to earlier gothic novels, and the mystical components, together with incubi, fae, vampires, and witches, make this a stellar romance.”—Booklist, incorporated in its checklist of the year’s “Top 10 SF/Fantasy Titles”
 
“Steamy and nuanced.”—Kirkus Reviews

Show description

Read more

Paper Cities: An Anthology of Urban Fantasy

By Ekaterina Sedia

This anthology of 21 unique myth tales explores humanity’s such a lot dynamic and forceful creation—the urban. that includes stories from delusion heavyweights akin to Hal Duncan, Catherynne M. Valente, Jay Lake, and Barth Anderson, the gathering whisks readers from dizzying rooftop perches all the way down to the underpasses, gutters, and the sinister secrets and techniques therein. Mutilated warrior ladies, lifeless boys, mechanical canine, and break out artists are only many of the wonders and horrors explored during this extraordinary meeting of works from voices new and old.

Show description

Read more

Days Gone Bad (Vesik) (Volume 1)

My identify is Damian Valdis Vesik. i'm a necromancer, a capability feared and hated up to the powers my grasp and that i set ourselves opposed to. we've got vanquished many evils, yet now whatever is liberating an outdated darkness, forcing us to seek an enemy past something I’ve confronted ahead of. i used to be already busy adequate with vampires, fairies, witches, Watchers, weddings, and … rattling, i want a holiday.

Show description

Read more

The Legend of the Blue Eyes (The Blue Eyes Trilogy Book 1)

By B. Kristin McMichael

Arianna Grace beloved her dull, Midwestern, teenage existence the place she missed the various unanswered questions of her early life. Why have been her mom and dad lifeless? Why did she now not have kin? the place was once she raised till she used to be 5? whilst anyone bargains to provide an explanation for all of it, Arianna thinks she’s simply getting solutions. in its place, she is thrown right into a global of evening people who drink blood.

On Arianna's 16th birthday, her global is thrown the other way up whilst she modifies right into a vampire. evening people, or demons, as a few name them, reside in common society. studying the entire new ideas of an international she didn’t understand existed will be demanding sufficient, yet it truly is extra complex by way of former-friends that now are looking to support her take her function because the successor to her grandfather.

There is a struggle occurring among the evening people. facets were taken and contours are usually not crossed. 4 major clans of evening people are suffering for keep watch over of the evening. Divided into aspects, clans Baku and Tengu were at battle for hundreds of years with the clans Dearg-dul and Lycan. that's, till Arianna Grace unearths out the reality; she’s the bridge of peace among the 2 facets. yet no longer every body desires peace. With the evening people divided, Arianna is now a pawn within the battle among them. She needs to pick out a side—her mother’s relations or her father’s—and for as soon as in her lifestyles, make a decision her personal fate.

-------------------------- Early stories -----------------------

“The Legend of the Blue Eyes is total a good looking learn with a brand new spin at the international of the evening people. the tale feels usual, no longer compelled, and that i imagine that this sequence will relatively become anything great.”

-Bethany @ interpreting Vixens

“Okay! WOW! This novel is amazing!! I’m shocked at simply how a lot I loved interpreting this novel! The Legend of the Blue Eyes is the 1st novel within the trilogy and allow me let you know, its worthy a learn! B. Kristin McMichael has a brand new and unique tackle Vampires and the Vampire World.”

-Ana @SoManyBooksSoLittleTime

“Arianna reveals herself embroiled in kidnappings, poisonings, and nefarious plotting to undermine present management. With little selection yet to include this new existence, Ms. McMichael retains you interested by Arianna’s upward push to glory and pursuit of adjustment and happiness. the tale is much from done.”

-Carmen@TheReadingCafe

Show description

Read more