Category: Urban Fantasy

  • Blood War: Blood Destiny, Book 8

    By Connie Suttle

    "Tsk, tsk," Erland muttered, shaking his head in mock sympathy. "Perhaps Lissa may still elevate the subject of Diplomatic Immunity on the Conclave."

    "That, my pal, will be inadvisable. She is new and plenty of could be ready, as vultures do whilst an ox is dying."

    "I recognize. from time to time, i think the necessity to hide myself in oil, simply to slip during the tripe and rubbish of Wylend's court docket. Lissa must deal with instances that after she is going to Conclave."

    "I worry that no quantity of diplomatic oil will hold her from the surprise that's coming. she is going to be snubbed and mistreated via many, I worry. not just simply because she is a brand new monarch, yet simply because there's a fee on her head. such a lot might be putting as a lot distance among that and themselves as they could get. it's by no means clever to befriend person who is marked by way of the Assassin's Guild. that's frequently a demise ready to happen."

    Death has come to Le-Ath Veronis. A would-be murderer, aiming at Lissa, kills somebody with reference to her as an alternative. a value has been put on Lissa's head via Black Mist, an assassin's guild who've been paid by way of a reassembled sunlight pink. Throw in a spin-off faith, betrayal, a erroneous kidnapping and the Five-Year Conclave for the Reth Alliance, and you've got the seeds of conflict.
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  • Goddess with a Blade

    By Lauren Dane

    "This booklet may be up any paranormal romance reader's alley…." 

    —RT e-book Reviews

    USA at the present time and manhattan Times Bestselling Author

    Rowan Summerwaite is not any usual lady. actual vessel to the Celtic goddess Brigid and raised through the chief of the Vampire kingdom, she's a supercharged Hunter with the facility to slay any Vampire who violates the age-old treaty. 

    A fresh string of murders has her at odds with Las Vegas's new Scion, the conceited and robust Clive Stewart. The killings have the mark of Vampire far and wide them, and Rowan warns Clive to maintain his humans in line—or she'll mete out her personal model of justice. 

    Though her dealings with Clive are antagonistic to assert the least, Rowan is extremely conscious of her allure to him. yet she cannot permit it distract her from her duty—to locate and conflict the killer earlier than extra girls die.

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  • 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 type misplaced to Bloodlust. yet that vow is validated whilst he meets Savannah Dupree, a stunning university pupil who unearths herself within the crossfire of Gideon's struggle with a hidden, lethal enemy.

    (This 40,000-word novella, a prequel to the hour of darkness Breed sequence, is also present in The nighttime Breed sequence spouse, on hand now in publication and alternate paperback.)
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  • 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 may well half them forever…

    Bad Witch: The Emily Chronicles, booklet 2
    
    Banished from domestic whereas her husband adjusts to existence as an immortal, blood-drinking chronicler, Emily Black is homesick, heartsick and suffering below the consistent sensory barrage of a urban soaking wet in old magic. whilst an previous buddy 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 figuring out than a person of Emily’s plight. As a mum or dad, 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 somewhat matchmaking at the side.

    Long earlier than he met his soul mate, Michael Black made a dedication to hitch the Order of St. Jerome. he'll reside perpetually, pressured to monitor 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 chance to her defense can be Michael himself.
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  • Kill City Blues: A Sandman Slim Novel

    By Richard Kadrey

    New York Times bestselling writer Richard Kadrey’s 5th Sandman slender adventure.

    James Stark, aka Sandman slender, has misplaced the Qomrama Om Ya, an omnipotent weapon from the banished older gods. Older gods who're returning and looking for his or her misplaced power.

    The hunt leads Stark to an deserted shopping center infested with tribes of squatters. someplace during this kill area is a lifeless guy with the solutions Stark wishes. All Stark has to do is locate the lifeless guy, get better the artifact, and outwit and outrun the indignant outdated gods—and natural-born killers—on his tail.

    But no longer even Sandman narrow is infallible, and any error will fee him dearly.

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  • Accursed (Ghosts of Albion, Book 1)

    By Christopher Golden, Amber Benson

    Even demise couldn't cease Britain’s maximum defenders.

    In 1838, William and Tamara speedy inherit a startling legacy from their demise grandfather, reworking them into the Protectors of Albion, mystical defenders of the soul of britain. however the stunned, neophyte sorcerers additionally inherit distinctive allies of their conflict opposed to the darkish forces. scuffling with along them are the famous–even infamous–Ghosts of Albion: Lord Byron, Queen Bodicea, and Lord Admiral Nelson.

    When unusual and hideous creatures seem within the slums of London, an unholy plague threatens to release an epic conflict that can rage all of the technique to Buckingham Palace . . . and past. Time is operating out as William and Tamara needs to study even if their buddies will stand beside them, or seduce and betray them.

    From Amber Benson, recognized for her dramatic portrayal of Tara in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and Christopher Golden, Bram Stoker Award—winning writer of The Shadow Saga and Wildwood street, comes a vengeful story of demons, vampires, and ghosts set in nineteenth-century London. in accordance with the ruin BBC net sequence that took England through typhoon, Ghosts of Albion is a horror experience laced with darkish humor and darker lusts.
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  • Blood Sense: Blood Destiny, Book 3

    By Connie Suttle

    "Black ash stirred and sifted off the physique nonetheless, emerging to drift at the water's floor. Franklin had by no means visible whatever like this. by no means. The timer sitting at the facet of the bath went off and Franklin dutifully published the water, looking at whereas extra black ash drifted down the drain. extra water ran within the bathtub and the wait all started again."--Blood Sense

    "Saxom can be lifeless, yet his teenagers are alive and well."--Blood Passage

    Saxom is lifeless. The vampires comprehend this. Anthony Hancock, Director of the Joint NSA/Homeland safeguard division is familiar with it besides. Tony and the vampires at the moment are at the hunt for Saxom's brood, all of whom are decided to avenge their sire's demise. Neither Tony nor the vampires are conscious of the other's efforts to find those rogues, who might quantity within the countless numbers at least. Tony holds details the vampires don't--he is familiar with that Xenides, Saxom's eldest vampire baby, has allied with terrorists (both international and domestic). Tony additionally neglects to supply very important infromation to Wlodek whilst he requests Lissa's help.

    While suffering to get over a near-fatal bout with the solar, Lissa fails to appreciate why Wlodek willingly sends her away on task so speedy. With little or no info supplied to her, Lissa is pressured to stand an enemy extra lethal than somebody can think and get to the bottom of a plot which can kill hundreds of thousands.
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  • Cursed (Alex Verus)

    By Benedict Jacka

    Benedict Jacka's acclaimed Alex Verus sequence maintains with Cursed.

    Since his moment sight made him notorious for defeating robust darkish mages, Alex has been maintaining his head down. yet now he's discovered the resurgence of a forbidden ritual. an individual is harvesting the life-force of magical creatures—destroying them within the method. And draining people is subsequent at the time table. employed to enquire, Alex realizes that not everybody at the Council desires him delving any deeper. suffering to differentiate best friend from enemy, he reveals himself the objective of these who might danger their very own sanity for power...

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  • Twenty Palaces, A Prequel

    By Harry Connolly

    Whilst Ray Lilly was once thirteen years outdated, a handgun twist of fate landed his ally, Jon Burrows, in a wheelchair and grew to become Ray right into a runaway and petty legal. Fifteen years later, Ray returns domestic after a stint in felony; he’s made up our minds to move instantly, yet he is aware he can’t do this with out making peace together with his outdated friend.

    What Ray doesn’t count on is that Jon has simply bought a mysterious cure–not purely is he out of his wheelchair, he turns out greater and quicker than… good, pretty well someone. Worse, his medication has drawn the eye of every kind of strong humans: the media are camped out on his block, the police are investigating him for assurance fraud, and peculiar shadowy figures have started to attract nearer, figures who essentially don't suggest to do Jon any good.

    Can Ray make amends for the largest mistake of his existence through retaining his oldest good friend? And what poor fee will the realm need to pay if he succeeds?
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