Child of a Rainless Year

By Jane Lindskold

Middle-aged Mira Fenn is familiar with she has an uncomfortably unique prior. As a small lady, she lived in a ornate previous apartment in tiny Las Vegas, New Mexico, tended through oddly silent servant girls and governed by way of her coldly flamboyant mom Colette. while Mira was once 9, Colette went on one in every of her unexplained journeys, merely this time she by no means returned.

Placed with foster mom and dad, Mira was once raised in Ohio, general store for her ardour for colour. On gaining maturity, she discovered that she nonetheless owned the hot Mexico condominium. She additionally discovered that, as a of being allowed to undertake her, Mira's foster mom and dad had agreed to alter their identify, stream to a different nation, and not ask why.

Years later, facing relatives papers after the deaths of her aged foster mom and dad, Mira reveals files that pique her interest approximately her vanished mom and the explanations at the back of her unusual early life and adoption.

Travelling again to New Mexico, she unearths the home is and is not as she recalls it. inside of, it truly is a lot an identical. outdoors, it has been painted in innumerable shades. As Mira keeps to enquire her mother's lifestyles, occasions take stranger and stranger turns. The silent girls reappear. while Mira starts to suspect the ability to which she should be inheritor, the home itself seems to be waking up...

Shot via with magic and the ambience of the Southwest, this singular fable novel has the entire storytelling power of Jane Lindskold's highly regarded Firekeeper series.

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Tales from the Nightside: A Nightside Book

By Simon R. Green

New York Times bestselling writer Simon R. eco-friendly returns to the “bizarre and gleefully risky backdrop” (Jim Butcher, no 1 New York occasions bestselling writer of the Dresden Files) of the Nightside with this landmark choice of brief fiction.
 
Welcome to the Nightside. It’s the key middle of London, beating to its personal rhythm, pumping lifeblood in the course of the veins of its streets and alleys hidden in everlasting darkness, the place creatures of the evening congregate and the place the sunlight is afraid to polish. It’s where to move if you’re seeking to indulge the darker facet of your nature—and to hell with the consequences.
 
Tales from the Nightside provides ten macabre mysteries that shine a dim beam into the neighborhood’s darkest corners to bare issues that are supposed to never come to mild. Take a stroll with such lethal and unsafe denizens of the Nightside as Razor Eddie, useless Boy, and Larry Oblivion as they come across issues much more inhuman and inhumane than they're. And sign up for John Taylor, the PI with a knack for locating misplaced issues, as he confronts Sir Francis Varney, King of the Vampires, in a never-before-published novella-length adventure.
 
There might be not anything to be frightened of at the hours of darkness, yet there’s lots to be frightened of within the Nightside…

Includes “The huge Game,” a Never-Before-Published Nightside Novella and 9 different favourite Nightside Stories

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Revenant: A Greywalker Novel

By Kat Richardson

Harper Blaine used to be your usual small-time PI until eventually she died—for mins. Now Harper is a Greywalker, treading the skinny line among the dwelling international and the magical realm. And those talents are touchdown her all types of “strange” cases....

Turmoil, ailment, and destruction are sweeping via Europe—and their results are being felt the entire method internationally in Seattle. Harper Blaine and her lover, Quinton, suspect that Quinton’s father, James Purlis—and his terrifying Ghost Division—is involved.

Following a dismal path of gruesome crimes and black magic around the previous global, the pair slowly attracts towards their quarry. yet discovering and dismantling the Ghost department won’t be sufficient to prevent the horror that Purlis has unwittingly set in motion.

An old and forgotten cult has allied with Quinton’s mad father. And their ambitions are way more nightmarish than Harper and Quinton—or even Purlis—could ever think.

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Raven Mask (Kassandra Lyall Preternatural Investigator)

By Winter Pennington

“I stared down on the useless physique of a boy whose face was once all too familiar…”

Following the execution of Lukas Morris, Preternatural deepest Investigator Kassandra Lyall informed herself that she’d study extra in regards to the neighborhood werewolf pack’s Alpha girl. simply as she starts off her research, she’s interrupted by way of a telephone name from good friend and ex-colleague, Detective Arthur Kingfisher. The physique of a sixteen-year-old boy has been chanced on. It’s not only any sixteen-year-old boy, it’s Timothy Nelson, a boy Kassandra knew was once keen on the preternatural.

When Timothy’s physique disappears in the course of delivery, Kassandra’s questions in simple terms raise. She realizes that Timothy’s demise serves as a problem, yet it’s no longer a problem directed at her. It’s a problem aimed toward her lover, the Countess vampire of Oklahoma, Lenorre.

While Kassandra attempts to determine if Timothy’s interest used to be his undoing, the most important query of all continues to be unanswered.
Is Timothy Nelson lifeless or undead?

The moment ebook within the Kassandra Lyall Preternatural Investigator Series.

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Circle of Fire (Damask Circle)

By Keri Arthur

VISIONS OF TERROR
 
16 youngsters taken from their houses. 11 our bodies recovered, every one thoroughly tired of blood. a few think vampires are in charge. Jon Barnett understands that what’s occurring is much worse. despatched by way of a gaggle of paranormal investigators referred to as the Damask Circle, Jon speedy turns into enmeshed in an internet of black magic and realizes he wishes aid. yet destiny provides him just one choice.
 
Madeline Smith has retreated to an remoted farmhouse, terrified of the talents she can't control—abilities that experience killed. but if a “ghost” brings a caution of threat and her nephew is going lacking, Maddie not just has to depart her haven, she has to put her belief in a guy who's neither ghost nor human. because the noose of sorcery tightens, the hunt for the kids turns into a race opposed to time. however the maximum possibility to Maddie and Jon may be the severe emotions they decline to recognize yet can't forget about.

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Magic Shifts: A Kate Daniels Novel

By Ilona Andrews

The 8th Kate Daniels novel from the number one New York Times bestselling writer who “defines city delusion” (Fresh Fiction).
 
Magic is coming and getting into waves in post-Shift Atlanta—and every one crest leaves risk in its wake…
 
After breaking from existence with the Pack, mercenary Kate Daniels and her mate—former Beast Lord Curran Lennart—are adjusting to a truly varied speed. whereas they’re delighted to flee the entire infighting, Kate and Curran understand that setting apart from the Pack thoroughly is a strategy that might take time.
 
but if they study that their good friend Eduardo has long gone lacking, Kate and Curran shift their concentration to enquire his disappearance. As they dig additional into the merc’s enterprise, they realize that the Mercenary Guild has long past to hell and that Eduardo’s fresh assignments are hooked up within the so much sinister way…
 
An historical enemy has arisen, and Kate and Curran are the one ones who can cease it—before it takes their urban aside piece through piece.

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Cold Burn of Magic (Black Blade)

By Jennifer Estep

There Be Monsters right here. . .

It's no longer as nice as you would imagine, residing in a vacationer city that is often called "the so much magical position in America." related dull highschool, simply two times as many monsters lower than the bridges and rival households killing each one different for strength.

I try and maintain out of it. i have my mom's bloodiron sword and my just a little unlawful domestic within the basement of the municipal library. and a pair of skills i attempt to continue quiet, together with very gentle arms and a manner with a lock choose.

But then a few nasty characters carry their family members feud into my friend's pawn store, and i've to make a call--get concerned, or watch a adorable man die simply because i did not. i assume I made the incorrect selection, simply because now i am caught placing every thing at the line for Devon Sinclair. My mother used to be murdered as a result of households, and it seems like i'll turn out similar to her. . .

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Fire Burn And Cauldron Bubble (Jolie Wilkins Book 1)

By H.P. Mallory

From manhattan occasions And united states this present day Bestselling Paranormal Romance writer, HP Mallory, Comes The Jolie Wilkins Series!

"H.P. Mallory has a brief wit, a clean voice, and a smart means with phrases. in the event you like Charlaine Harris, you’ll love H.P. Mallory!” ~ Larissa Ione, long island occasions Bestselling Author

If you love your books steamy (this is a magical romance sequence for adults, now not for children or teens!) and also you relish a superb witch, warlock and vampire romance triangle, learn on!

FIRE BURN AND CAULDRON BUBBLE is the 1st ebook within the Jolie Wilkins series:

A self-deprecating witch with the original skill to reanimate the lifeless.

A dangerously good-looking warlock torn among being her boss and her would-be lover.

A 600 yr previous English vampire together with his personal schedule; one who comprises an urge for food for witches.

The Underworld in a kingdom of chaos.

Let the video games begin.

Life isn’t undesirable for psychic Jolie Wilkins. real, she doesn’t have a love lifestyles to talk of, yet she has a adorable condominium within the suburbs of l. a., a cat and a unusual ally.

Enter Rand Balfour, a sinfully beautiful warlock who insists she’s a witch and who simply could flip her lifestyles the wrong way up. Rand hires her to assist him remedy a secret concerning the demise of his purchaser who additionally occurs to be a ghost. Jolie not just uncovers the reason for the ghost’s death yet, within the strategy, she brings him again to life!

Word of Jolie’s extraordinary skill to carry again the useless spreads like wildfire, placing her on the most sensible of the Underworld’s such a lot sought after checklist. for this reason, she reveals herself on the heart of a custody conflict among a villainous witch, a perilous yet oh-so-sexy vampire, and her warlock boss, Rand.

ALSO via HP MALLORY:

THE JOLIE WILKINS sequence:

Fire Burn and Cauldron Bubble

Toil and Trouble

Be Witched (Novella)

Witchful Thinking

The Witch Is again

Something Witchy this fashion Comes

THE DULCIE O’NEIL SERIES:

To Kill A Warlock

A story of 2 Goblins

Great Hexpectations

Wuthering Frights

Malice In Wonderland

For Whom The Spell Tolls

Eleven Snipers Sniping (Short Story)

A Midsummer Night's Scream

THE LILY HARPER SERIES:

Better Off Dead

The Underground City

To Hell And Back

Persephone

The Bladesmith (Novella)

THE PEYTON CLARK SERIES:

Ghouls Rush In

Once Haunted, two times Shy

Big effortless homicide (Novella)

THE BRYN AND SINJIN SERIES:

Sinjin

The Scent

Blood Lust (Novella)

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Provenance (Rogue Angel, Book 11)

By Alex Archer

When a mysterious guy orchestrates an assault on archaeologist Annja Creed after which bargains her an project, Annja is baffl ed. however the undertaking is simply too interesting for her to refuse. She needs to fi nd an item that possesses a sacred and robust mystery providing atonement to an individual who uncovers it—or wreaking havoc at the world.

Stolen from an historic order of knights, the relic is now within the clutches of a band of pirates crusing the South China Sea. whilst a central authority chief threatens to spoil the pirate ship—along with the artifact—rather than permit it get into the incorrect palms, Annja needs to make a decision at what rate the sacred prize might be secure. Destroying it'll defi le background. yet saving it can lead to apocalypse.

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