By Juliet Dark
A can’t-miss learn for fanatics of Deborah Harkness and Karen Marie Moning, The Angel Stone weaves a story of historical folklore and exciting fable 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 save lots of the enchanted city of Fairwick, big apple, is way from over. After a antagonistic takeover by way of the Grove—a sinister crew of witches and their cohorts—many of the neighborhood fey were banished or killed, together with Callie’s one real love. And as opposed to the spirit of tolerance and concord, the recent management at Fairwick university has fostered an air of probability and mistrust.
along with her specific magical skills, Callie is the single one that can rescue her acquaintances from exile and repair order to the school—a job that calls for her to discover the Angel Stone, a mythical talisman of sizeable energy. Propelled on a unprecedented quest again to seventeenth-century Scotland, Callie dangers her lifestyles to procure the stone. but while she encounters a pretty incarnation of her misplaced love, she unearths the larger hazard is to her center. because the destiny of Fairwick hangs within the stability, Callie needs to make a wrenching selection: reclaim an opportunity for everlasting ardour or keep every thing she holds dear.
Praise for The Angel Stone
“Intelligently written and visually beautiful . . . This tale is a sheer delight.”—RT e-book 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 type is a pleasing tribute to earlier gothic novels, and the mystical 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
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By Jim Butcher
Jim Butcher's step forward no 1 New York Times bestseller starring Chicago’s simply specialist wizard, Harry Dresden.
by way of the mystical ruling physique referred to as the White Council, Harry retains his nostril fresh and his head down. For years, the council has held a loss of life mark over Harry’s head. He’s nonetheless considered a black sheep by means of some—and as a sacrificial lamb via others. yet none regard him with extra suspicion and disdain than Morgan, a veteran Warden with a grudge opposed to someone who bends the principles.
So whilst Morgan turns up inquiring for support, Harry isn’t precisely wanting to bounce into motion. Morgan has been accused of treason opposed to the White Council—and there’s just one, ultimate punishment for that crime. He’s at the run, wishes his identify cleared, and he wishes a person with a knack for backing the underdog.
Now, Harry needs to discover a traitor in the Council, retain a less-than-agreeable Morgan below wraps, and keep away from coming lower than scrutiny himself. And a unmarried mistake may cost a little somebody his head.
By Kat Richardson
Harper Blaine used to be your commonplace small-time PI till she died—for mins. Now Harper is a Greywalker, treading the skinny line among the dwelling international and the mystical realm. And those skills are touchdown her every type of “strange” cases....
Turmoil, disorder, and destruction are sweeping via Europe—and their results are being felt the entire means 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 depressing path of ugly 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 forestall 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.
By Daniel José Older
FIRST IN a new city myth SERIES
“Because I’m an inbetweener—and the single one someone is aware of at that—the lifeless flip to me whilst whatever is askew among them and the residing. frequently, it’s whatever mundane like a suicide long past incorrect or anyone revived that shouldn’ta been.”
Carlos Delacruz is likely one of the long island Council of the Dead’s most unique agents—an inbetweener, in part resurrected from a loss of life he slightly remembers soreness, after a lifestyles that’s lacking from his reminiscence. He thinks he's one in every of a kind—until he encounters different entities strolling the effective line among lifestyles and loss of life.
One inbetweener is a sorcerer. He’s summoned a horde of implike ngks in a position to disposing of spirits, and they’re spreading during the urban like a pandemic. They’ve already taken out a few of NYCOD’s most interesting, leaving Carlos wanting to cease their grasp sooner than he opens up the entrada to the Underworld—which might damage the stability among the dwelling and the dead.
But in uncovering this man’s identification, Carlos confronts the reality of his personal life—and death.…
By Connie Suttle
"Thousands of Copper Ra'Ak fought all through Veshtul, killing many as they lashed out, or crushing others as they crawled alongside. Screaming Comesuli ran prior to them, desirous to break out the lethal creatures. within the distance, Dragon's roar sounded as he fought off one of many monsters. 3 different Dragons fought beside him; I observed them as they charged their prey—a Black Dragon, a Silver Dragon and a Gold Dragon. Others have been combating Ra'Ak in addition; a Black Gryphon fought along an enormous Snow Leopard. immense birds swept the sky, screaming in anger as Ra'Ak leapt at them, trying to sink rows of lethal tooth into feathered flesh."
Lissa has been transported three hundred years into the long run, to save lots of the excessive Demon international and the Saa Thalarr. yet what she does not comprehend is they are not the one issues she is intended to guard. The balance—and survival of all worlds rests in her hands.
By J. C. Nelson
The writer of Wish Bound and the Grimm organisation novels returns with an all-new city myth novel!
Burying the useless is easy. retaining them down is difficult.
on the Bureau of unique Investigations, brokers come upon all types of paranormal evils. So for Agent Brynner Carson, riding a stake via a rampaging three-week-old corpse is par for the path. other than this cadaver is diversified. It’s talking—and it has a message approximately his father, Heinrich.
The reanimated stiff supplies an ultimatum written in bloody hieroglyphics, and BSI Senior Analyst Grace Roberts is termed in to translate. apparently Heinrich Carson stole the guts of Ra-Ame, the long-dead god of the Re-Animus. She wishes it again. the one challenge is Heinrich took the key of its position to his grave.
With the arriving of Ra-Ame looming and her undead military wreaking havoc, Brynner and style needs to race to discover the major to preventing her. It’s a race they can’t have the funds for to lose, yet on the other hand, it’s simply one other day at the activity . . .
By Anne Bishop
Return to New York Times bestselling writer Anne Bishop’s “phenomenal” (Urban delusion Investigations) world of the Others—where supernatural entities and people fight to co-exist, and one girl has all started to alter all of the rules…
After successful the belief of the Others dwelling within the Lakeside Courtyard, Meg Corbyn has had difficulty understanding what it skill to dwell between them. As a human, Meg might be slightly tolerated prey, yet her skills as a cassandra sangue make her anything more.
The visual appeal of 2 addictive medications has sparked violence among the people and the Others, leading to the homicide of either species in within sight towns. So while Meg has a dream approximately blood and black feathers within the snow, Simon Wolfgard—Lakeside’s shape-shifting leader—wonders if their blood prophet dreamed of a previous assault or a destiny threat.
As the urge to talk prophecies moves Meg extra often, difficulty unearths its method contained in the Courtyard. Now, the Others and the handful of people living there needs to interact to prevent the fellow bent on reclaiming their blood prophet—and cease the risk that threatens to wreck all of them.
By Ilona Andrews
The 8th Kate Daniels novel from the number one New York Times bestselling writer who “defines city fable” (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 diversified speed. whereas they’re extremely joyful to flee all of the infighting, Kate and Curran understand that keeping apart from the Pack thoroughly is a technique that might take time.
but if they examine 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 company, they observe that the Mercenary Guild has long past to hell and that Eduardo’s fresh assignments are attached within the such a lot sinister way…
An old enemy has arisen, and Kate and Curran are the single ones who can cease it—before it takes their urban aside piece by means of piece.
By Jennifer Estep
There Be Monsters right here. . .
It's now not as nice as you would imagine, dwelling in a vacationer city that is often called "the so much magical position in America." comparable uninteresting highschool, simply two times as many monsters lower than the bridges and rival households killing every one different for energy.
I try and maintain out of it. i have my mom's bloodiron sword and my a bit of unlawful domestic within the basement of the municipal library. and 2 skills i attempt to retain quiet, together with very gentle arms and a fashion with a lock decide.
But then a few nasty characters deliver their kinfolk 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 little thing at the line for Devon Sinclair. My mother used to be murdered as a result of households, and it feels like i will prove similar to her. . .
By Benedict Jacka
This time final 12 months, i'll cross weeks with no seeing one other mage. In mage society i used to be an unknown and, all in all, that was once how I cherished it. It’s not easy to assert what replaced. no matter what it was once, I bought inquisitive about the paranormal international back and began getting myself a name.
Alex Verus’s insights into the long run was the best-kept mystery in London. Now, because of his apprentice, Luna, his distinctive investigative abilities are the entire rage. He simply should be cautious approximately choosing his employers, simply because everyone—even the gorgeous girl who virtually begs him to run safeguard for a prestigious tournament—has explanations that may be tough to foretell. And Alex doesn’t do unpredictable.
But his newest gig simply will be most unlikely. Apprentices were vanishing with no trace—and an individual at the Council will be concerned. Alex has no facts, no witnesses, and no suspects. All he is familiar with is that somebody is holding tabs on him. And after assassins goal Luna’s classmate, Alex sees that he doesn’t recognize the half it—and that he may be the subsequent to vanish.