Ghost Story: A Novel of the Dresden Files

By Jim Butcher

While an unknown a person shoots him and leaves him to die, Harry Dresden hopes he will be heading to a greater position. regrettably, being useless doesn’t make Harry’s lifestyles any easier.

Trapped among lifestyles and demise, he learns that his pals are in deep trouble. simply by means of discovering his assassin can he shop his neighbors and flow on—a feat which might be much more straightforward if he had a physique and entry to his powers. Worse nonetheless are the malevolent shadows that roam Chicago, managed through a depressing entity that desires Harry to endure even in death.

Now, the past due Harry Dresden must pull off the final word trick with out utilizing any magic—or face an eternity as simply one other misplaced soul…

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Maggie on the Bounty (Maggie MacKay Magical Tracker) (Volume 3)

By Kate Danley

New enterprise companions, Maggie and Killian, are watching for their most up-to-date task: checking out why all of the ghosts are disappearing from the Empress Adelaide, a flip of the century cruise send which shuttled Hollywood's most interesting around the Atlantic Ocean throughout the golden age of films. yet Maggie and Killian locate themselves trapped some time past, stuck in a time rift with just a ghost of an opportunity of escaping. This ain't no excitement cruise.

WARNING: This e-book comprises cussing, brawling, and unladylike habit. continue with caution.

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The Mortal Heart (Beautiful Creatures: The Untold Stories, Book 1)

By Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl

Everybody in Gatlin has a story…

Before she met and married Mitchell Wate, the attractive and remarkable Lila Jane Evers was once an honors scholar at Duke collage. learning past due into the evening within the infrequent books library, she is captivated via a unmarried line of textual content on an outdated piece of parchment: "In the sunshine there's darkish, and at the hours of darkness there's Light."

What can it mean?

Then one evening, Lila Jane meets a mysterious younger guy who can have the reply. His identify is Macon Ravenwood, and for each mystery he finds, he's hiding one other. With Macon's support, Lila Jane uncovers the wonders of the Caster world--the gentle and the darkish. yet a romance among the Incubus who's scuffling with his personal darkish facet and this fiercely self reliant Mortal is doomed from the beginning. The nearer Lila Jane and Macon turn into, the extra her lifestyles is at risk.

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Iron Kissed (Mercy Thompson, Book 3)

By Patricia Briggs

While her former boss and mentor is arrested for homicide and left to rot in the back of bars through his personal style, it is as much as shapeshifting motor vehicle mechanic Mercy Thompson to transparent his identify, no matter if he wishes her to or now not. And she'll need to make a choice from the 2 werewolves in her life-whether she desires to or now not.

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Ever After (Hollows)

By Kim Harrison

Witch-turned-daywalking-demon Rachel Morgan must keep the demonic realm of the Ever After within the 11th access within the New York instances bestselling Hollows sequence from supernatural experience grasp Kim Harrison.

When Rachel units off a series of occasions that can result in the top of the world—demonic and human—she needs to use her presents to save lots of these closest to her whereas combating an apocalypse.

Satisfying and horny, a trip to the Hollows will take readers on a wild trip that may seize their mind's eye. lovers of Charlaine Harris and Stephenie Meyer can not withstand Kim Harrison's replacement universe—urban fable Cincinnati entire with vampires, witches, and different enthralling creatures—where spine-tingling adventures and fast paced motion are the norm.

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The Bone Season: A Novel

By Samantha Shannon

A this day ebook membership PICK! it's the yr 2059. a number of significant global towns are less than the regulate of a safety strength referred to as Scion. Paige Mahoney works within the legal underworld of Scion London, a part of a mystery cellphone referred to as the Seven Seals. The paintings she does is uncommon: scouting for info by way of breaking into others’ minds. Paige is a dreamwalker, a unprecedented type of clairvoyant, and during this global, the voyants devote treason just by respiring.

But while Paige is captured and arrested, she encounters an influence extra sinister even than Scion. The voyant criminal is a separate city—Oxford, erased from the map centuries in the past and now managed by means of a robust, otherworldly race. those creatures, the Rephaim, worth the voyants highly—as squaddies of their military.

Paige is assigned to a Rephaite keeper, Warden, who could be in command of her care and coaching. he's her grasp. Her common enemy. but when she desires to regain her freedom, Paige should examine anything of his brain and his personal mysterious motives.

The Bone Season introduces a compelling heroine—a younger girl studying to harness her powers in a global the place every little thing has been taken from her. It additionally introduces a unprecedented younger author, with large ambition and a teeming mind's eye. Samantha Shannon has created a daring new truth during this riveting debut.

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Devil Said Bang: A Sandman Slim Novel

By Richard Kadrey

Richard Kadrey’s Sandman Slim—aka James Stark—is, with ease, essentially the most outrageous uber-anti-heroes ever to kick critical butt in this or the other international or dimension.

In his earlier 3 adventures—Sandman Slim, Kill the Dead, and Aloha from Hell—Stark has fled Hell for California, taken on angels, demons, outlaw bikers, zombies, covert govt operatives, and all demeanour of monsters, whereas saving humankind from overall annihilation on a variety of events. yet in Devil acknowledged Bang, he eventually assumes the function he was once destined for: because the new Lucifer, ruler of the Underworld.

Combining outrageously edgy humor with a gloomy and actually twisted imaginative and prescient, Richard Kadrey has once more introduced a masterful amalgam of motion novel, city fable, and in-your-face horror that would pride a variety of readers—from Christopher Moore and Warren Ellis lovers to the committed adherents of Jim Butcher, Charlaine Harris, Kim Harrison, and Simon Green.

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By Cherie Priest

“I can’t fathom them, and neither can you.”

The ageless water witch Arahab has been scheming for eons, collecting the capability to evoke the nice Leviathan. She goals to convey him and the previous gods again to their former glory, worrying little that their ascendance also will suggest an finish to the human race. notwithstanding, awakening the Leviathan is not any small feat. actually, Arahab can’t whole the ritual with no human aid.

Arahab’s first selection is José Gaspar, a infamous sea pirate from eighteenth-century Spain. but if the duty proves too tricky for Gaspar, she needs to glance in other places, biding her time till the 1930’s, whilst the correct candidate exhibits up: a touch deranged teen named Bernice.

Bernice is sophisticated, torn from manhattan and compelled to spend a depressing summer time on Anna Maria Island, a tiny rock off the coast of Florida. She’s additionally been saddled with the companionship of her farm-raised cousin Nia. ultimately, Bernice’s disenchantment supplies technique to rage, which in flip leads her to devote a dangerous crime. while Nia won’t conceal for Bernice’s activities, she activates Nia, chasing her into the lethal coastal waves.

But the timing is correct and the elementals have greater principles: the instant the women pass lower than, Bernice is commandeered for Arahab’s activity strength, and Nia is changed into an odd and robust new creature through a servant of the earth who doesn’t are looking to hand over his eco-friendly fields and muddy plains—not yet, a minimum of. upload in a hapless hearth inspector who’s simply attempting to get his bureaucracy so as, a fireplace god whose neutrality has been referred to as into query, and a extraordinary non secular cult, and rural Florida doesn’t appear really so sleepy anymore.

Cherie Priest, who stormed onto the scene with the beautiful Southern Gothic trio that started with Four and Twenty Blackbirds, now brings a similar masterful writing and unforgettable characterization to the area of near-contemporary rural delusion. the outcome, Fathom, is fast moving, lovely, and particularly not like something you’ve ever read.

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Fifth Grave Past the Light (Charley Davidson Series)

By Darynda Jones

Never underestimate the facility of a girl

on a double coffee with a mocha latte chaser high.


Charley Davidson isn't really your daily, run-of-the-mill grim reaper. She's extra of a magical inner most eye/grim reaper extraordinaire. even if, she will get sidetracked whilst the attractive, sultry son of devil, Reyes Farrow, strikes in round the corner. To additional complicate concerns, Reyes is her major suspect in an arson case. Charley has vowed to stick clear of him till she will discover the truth…but then lifeless girls begin showing in her house, one after one other, each one misplaced, burdened, and terrified past cause. while it turns into obvious that her personal sister, Gemma, is the serial killer's subsequent goal Charley has no selection yet to invite for Reyes' support. Arsonist or now not, he is the only guy alive who may defend Gemma regardless of who or what got here at her. yet he wishes anything in go back. Charley. All of her, physique and soul. And to maintain her sister secure, it's a expense she is prepared to pay.

Charley Davidson is at it back in Fifth Grave previous the Light, the attractive, suspenseful, and laugh-out-loud humorous 5th installment of the New York occasions bestselling sequence through Darynda Jones.

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