Category: Urban Fantasy

  • The Belial Children (The Belial Series, Book 5)

    By R. D. Brady

    Lifestyles has now not calmed down for Delaney McPhearson now that she has turn into the hoop bearer. For the previous couple of months, she, Henry Chandler, and Jake Rogan were discovering the camps of the teenage potentials left at the back of by way of Amar.

    In their seek, they've come upon whatever they didn't count on: extra kids are lacking yet those young children are more youthful - a lot younger.

    One of the biggest strains of research leads them to early American historical past and the legends of an old race of giants. yet are they getting towards the lacking youngsters or heading down a course that would merely lead them farther away?

    Together, Laney, Jake, and Henry have confronted brilliant odds jointly and received. yet this time the fee feels that a lot steeper.

    Because this time it's not only their lives in danger - this time it's little ones who could pay the last word rate.
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  • Wolves and the River of Stone (Vesik) (Volume 2)

    Philip, Zola’s boyfriend from 100 and fifty years in the past, isn't approximately as lifeless as we proposal. i actually want he was once. not just has he abducted Zola, yet he’s elevating a military to scour humanity from the earth. with a bit of luck the neighborhood werewolf pack might help. What might be able to get it wrong?
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  • The Angel Stone: A Novel (Fairwick Trilogy Book 3)

    By Juliet Dark

    A can’t-miss learn for enthusiasts of Deborah Harkness and Karen Marie Moning, The Angel Stone weaves a story of historical folklore and exciting delusion with a passionate love tale that transcends time.
     
    For Callie McFay, a half-witch/half-fey professor of folklore and Gothic literature, the struggle to avoid wasting the enchanted city of Fairwick, manhattan, is much from over. After a adverse takeover via the Grove—a sinister workforce of witches and their cohorts—many of the neighborhood fey were banished or killed, together with Callie’s one real love. And in preference to the spirit of tolerance and concord, the hot management at Fairwick collage has fostered an air of possibility and mistrust.
     
    together with her targeted magical skills, Callie is the one one that can rescue her acquaintances from exile and fix order to the school—a activity that calls for her to discover the Angel Stone, a mythical talisman of sizeable strength. Propelled on a unprecedented quest again to seventeenth-century Scotland, Callie dangers her lifestyles to acquire the stone. but while she encounters a beautiful incarnation of her misplaced love, she reveals the better chance is to her middle. because the destiny of Fairwick hangs within the stability, Callie needs to make a wrenching selection: reclaim an opportunity for everlasting ardour or shop every little thing she holds dear.

    Praise for The Angel Stone
     
    “Intelligently written and visually attractive . . . This tale is a sheer delight.”RT publication Reviews
     
    “Dark skillfully entwines the previous and current, the mundane and magical, love and loss, to spin a fantastically nuanced and sensuous story rooted in legend and lore.”Booklist
     
    Praise for Juliet Dark
     
    “Dark’s letter-perfect gothic variety is a pleasing tribute to prior gothic novels, and the magical parts, together with incubi, fae, vampires, and witches, make this a stellar romance.”Booklist, on The Demon Lover
     
    “Fast relocating . . .  should still entice readers of Charlaine Harris’ Sookie Stackhouse novels.”New York magazine of Books, on The Water Witch


    From the exchange Paperback edition.
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  • Pushed (Sense Thieves)

    By Corrine Jackson

    She did not understand how a long way she'd go--until she was once pushed.

    Remy O'Malley used to be simply studying to harness her uncanny therapeutic energy whilst she came across the opposite, darker half her bloodline. Now she lives trapped among worlds, uneasy between her fellow Healers--and relentlessly hunted by way of the Protectors.

    Forced to hide her twin id, and the presence of her Protector boyfriend Asher Blackwell, Remy encounters a shadow group of Healers who will positioned her loyalties to the attempt.

    Pushed to the restrict, with the lives of these she loves so much at the line, Remy needs to come to a decision no matter if to settle on aspects in a centuries-old war--or make the final word sacrifice and visit a spot from which she could by no means go back. . .

    Praise for Corrine Jackson's Touched

    "The first feel Thieves novel doesn't disappoint. . .The characters are so real looking; you cannot aid yet think your self as one in all them. exciting and chilling!" --RT ebook Reviews, four Stars

    "A star-crossed romance highlights this sequence opener. . .Good suspense, innovative premise." --Kirkus
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  • A Question of Will (The Aliomenti Saga - Book 1)

    By Alex Albrinck

    They murdered his spouse and son. They burned down his condo. They beat him inside an inch of his lifestyles. after which they discovered they'd the incorrect man.

    They must have killed him after they had the chance.


    Will Stark is a self-made multi-billionaire, fortunately married and a proud father. He arrives domestic to discover his condominium destroyed and his family members murdered, and is himself rescued from definite loss of life by way of a mysterious trio.

    His rescuers are a part of a splinter faction of a centuries-old mystery society that has constructed magnificent technological advances, and unlocked the tactic to free up humanity's innate power, and talents lengthy idea the area of magic. Will was once mistakenly believed to be a key dissident and fugitive, at the run from the first crew, referred to as the Aliomenti.

    Society believes him lifeless, and should elects to paintings from the shadows to profit the secrets and techniques of the Aliomenti, secrets and techniques that may aid him search his personal type of vengeance.

    Or, might be, turn into the guy they might sought all along.
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  • Cold Days (Dresden Files)

    By Jim Butcher

    A number 1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING DRESDEN documents NOVEL FROM JIM BUTCHER

    After being murdered after which introduced again to lifestyles, Harry Dresden quickly realizes that perhaps loss of life wasn’t all that undesirable. simply because he's not Chicago’s merely expert wizard.
     
    He is now iciness Knight to Mab, the Queen of Air and Darkness. Her note is his command. And her first command is the likely very unlikely: kill an immortal. Worse nonetheless, there's a transforming into danger to an unfathomable resource of magic that may suggest the deaths of millions.
     
    Beset via enemies new and outdated, Harry needs to assemble his pals and allies, hinder an apocalypse, and have the option out of his everlasting subservience prior to his newfound countless powers declare the single factor he has left to name his own…
     
    His soul.


    INCLUDES AN EXCERPT FROM the following DRESDEN documents NOVEL
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  • Devil Said Bang: A Sandman Slim Novel

    By Richard Kadrey

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

    In his prior 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 number of events. yet in Devil stated Bang, he ultimately assumes the position he used to be 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 brought a masterful amalgam of motion novel, city fable, and in-your-face horror that would satisfaction 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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  • The Liminal War: a novel

    Locus instructed Reading

    When Taggert's followed daughter is going lacking he suspects the hand of an previous enemy. He gathers neighbors, relations, or even those that do not really belief that he has left his violent previous at the back of. yet their seek leads them to an unforeseen position, the earlier, and the results in their trip have a cost that's larger than they could afford.

    Praise for The Liminal People:

    "A nice piece of style fiction. yet making a choice on which style to put it in isn't really effortless. the 1st in a deliberate sequence, it has got the twists and taut pacing of a mystery, the world-warping expansiveness of a fable yarn, or even the love-as-redemption arc of a romance. Oh yeah, most of the characters in it have superhuman powers, too."—The Rumpus

    "Ayize's mind's eye will mess with yours, and the realm will never glance rather a similar again."—Nalo Hopkinson

    "An action-packed mystery and a cautious examine the ethical dilemmas of these whose powers go beyond humanity."—Publishers Weekly

    The enigmatic quagmire that's Ayize Jama-Everett has been making his presence felt all throughout this global seeing that 1974. In ny, California, Morocco, Ethiopia, and somewhere else, he has inspired, reviled, and astonished along with his awesome feats of psychological alacrity and mystical inebriation. regardless of being degreed in either divinity and psychology, the forlorn artist stakes his acceptance and honor at the calling of writer. he's identified to be crafty within the methods of the bottle, the pen, and the pistol.
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  • Five Odd Honors

    By Jane Lindskold

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    Title: Five atypical Honors
    Author: Lindskold, Jane
    Publisher: Tor Books
    Publication Date: 2011/04/26
    Number of Pages: 496
    Binding sort: PAPERBACK
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  • Shadow Kiss (Vampire Academy, Book 3)

    By Richelle Mead

    It truly is springtime at St. Vladimir's Academy and Rose is just about commencement, yet considering the fact that making her first Strigoi kills, issues have not felt really correct. She's having darkish innovations, behaving unevenly, and worst of all ...might be seeing ghosts. ate up through her forbidden love along with her educate Dimitri and retaining her ally, the Moroi princess Lissa, Rose is in no country to work out the lethal probability that would swap her whole international - and make her choose from the 2 humans she loves so much.
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