Sandman Slim: A Novel

By Richard Kadrey

“An addictively pleasing, deeply fun, dirty-ass masterpiece.”
—William Gibson

“A sharp-edged city myth, sopping wet in blood and cynicism, tipping its hat to Sam Peckinpah, Raymond Chandler, and the anti-heroes of Hong Kong cinema….A bravura performance.”
San Francisco Chronicle

“I couldn’t positioned it down.”
—Charlaine Harris

Sandman Slim has arrived—a wild and peculiar, edge-of-your-seat supernatural roller-coaster rider that propels writer Richard Kadrey to the vanguard of the fable, mystery, and a bunch of alternative literary genres. This spellbinding, completely notable story of a vengeful magician/hitman’s go back from hell is an element H.P. Lovecraft, half Christopher Moore, half Jim Butcher, and completely, unabashedly darkish, twisted, and hilarious.

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Touched by Darkness (Sentinel, Book 1)

By Catherine Spangler

Dr. Kara Cantrell settled within the sleepy city of Zorro, Texas, confident she and her baby had escaped the sinister achieve of a supernatural underworld. yet now darkish forces may possibly jeopardize her new lifestyles. Her basically wish is Damien Morgan, a perilous, appealing guy with superhuman skills. He and Kara percentage a paranormal hyperlink that triggers wishes they have to forget about. yet as they interact to guard her son, and start monitoring the evil stalking them, anything threatens to push them towards the edge...of darkness.

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Hellbent (Cheshire Red Reports, Book 2)

By Cherie Priest

BAD TO THE BONE
 
Vampire thief Raylene Pendle doesn’t want extra issues in her existence. Her Seattle house is already overrun through a band of misfits, together with Ian Stott, a blind vampire, and Adrian deJesus, an ex-Navy SEAL/drag queen. yet Raylene nonetheless can’t withstand an outdated pal’s request: search out and thieve a weird and wonderful set of artifacts. additionally at the hunt is an excellent yet certifiably loopy sorceress made up our minds to stomp somebody who will get in her means. yet Raylene’s largest challenge is that the loss of life of Ian’s vaunted patriarch looks to have made him the subsequent aim of a few blood-sucking sociopaths.  Now Raylene needs to grasp up the effective relics, remedy a homicide, and continue Ian safe—all whereas keeping off a psychotic sorceress. yet at the least she won’t be on my own. a woman might do much worse for a companion than an ass-kicking drag queen—right?

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Blood Promise (Vampire Academy, Book 4)

By Richelle Mead

The new Strigoi assault at St. Vladimir’s Academy was once the deadliest ever within the school’s heritage, claiming the lives of Moroi scholars, lecturers, and guardians alike. Even worse, the Strigoi took a few of their sufferers with them . . . together with Dimitri.

He’d particularly die than be certainly one of them, and now Rose needs to abandon her ally, Lissa—the one she has sworn to guard irrespective of what—and hold the promise Dimitri begged her to make in the past. yet with every little thing at stake, how can she probably ruin the individual she loves most?
 

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New Regime (Rune Alexander Book 5)

By Laken Cane

Rune and her humans were taken below the mysterious wing of the Annex, an employer that works towards different equality.

But with the hot regime comes alterations and a few great enemies the Annex turns out to have introduced with it.

The team reveals themselves up opposed to a gaggle referred to as the store, whose chief cares in basic terms approximately his lab and the monsters he creates there.

But he hasn't been capable of construct monsters he can use or sell...until now.

Now Rune needs to persist with a course of horror that leads from a bit werefox named Megan to a city choked with evil in Reverence, Kentucky, and have the option to defeat anything worse than blades or weapons or bombs.

Magic.

She cannot use her claws on magic.

Can she?

In booklet 5 of the Rune Alexander sequence, Rune needs to care for not just the monsters, however the escalating rigidity among the berserker and Owen, flashbacks from the COS assault, and the terror that she's wasting Levi to the chasm of darkness began by means of Karin Love and deepened through the slayers.

She and her group will struggle with every little thing they have to defeat the evil, whether a few of that darkness lives within each of them.

Because they're Shiv group, and that's what they do.

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The Dark River: Book Two of the Fourth Realm Trilogy

By John Twelve Hawks

A fearless heroine.... A story of brother opposed to brother.... A conflict for desire and freedom.

Two brothers born right into a race of Travelers—prophets capable of trip to varied nation-states of consciousness—have simply came upon that their lengthy misplaced father should still be alive. Gabriel, who might be humanity’s savior, and his dad or mum, Maya, are looking to safeguard him. Michael desires to damage him and with it humanity’s wish for freedom. As they race around the globe, their frantic seek places them on a collision direction, and the destiny of the area hangs within the balance.

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Transfusion (Aurora Sky: Vampire Hunter, Book 1)

By Nikki Jefford

Her blood is poisonous to vampires.

If there's something eighteen-year-old Aurora Sky wishes, it's to get off the iceberg she calls domestic. Being kissed ahead of she graduates wouldn't harm either.

Then a near-fatal motor vehicle damage adjustments every thing. executive brokers step in and retailer Aurora's existence in alternate for her providers as a vampire hunter in Alaska. primarily she's a glorified chunk toy. All because of her infrequent blood sort, which sends a vampire into transitority paralysis correct prior to she has to complete the job...by hand.

Now Aurora's basically associates are groupies of the undead and the one boy she will be able to take into consideration could be a vampire.

(Mature YA/New grownup sequence. includes light language, violence, sexual occasions . . . and blood sucking.)

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Avoiding Alpha (Alpha Girl) (Volume 2)

By Aileen Erin

***A 52K be aware Novella*** Seventeen-year-old Tessa McCaide has come far due to the fact her abrupt front into the area of werewolves, yet she nonetheless has simply as some distance to head ahead of she’s happy with turning complete wolf. meanwhile, she’s heading off the subject of moving to 4 legs any manner she will be able to. fortunately her mate, Dastien Laurent, is kind of the distraction. while she reveals her ally, Meredith, getting unwell within the toilet, Tessa understands something’s majorly flawed. Meredith was once cursed years in the past, and the darkish magic stored her wolf dormant—only now the wolf is unsleeping, and that very same spell is killing her. Tessa has no purpose of sitting round whereas Meredith wastes away. no matter if it capacity fidgeting with magic she doesn’t comprehend, she’ll do something to save lots of Meredith’s existence. together with bargaining with the neighborhood coven of witches and its crazed chief, whose purely target is getting Tessa to affix the witchy ranks. Can Tessa shop her buddy with no wasting herself?

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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 lifestyles and his sword to the project of destroying these of his variety misplaced to Bloodlust. yet that vow is demonstrated whilst he meets Savannah Dupree, a gorgeous university scholar who reveals herself within the crossfire of Gideon's conflict with a hidden, lethal enemy.

(This 40,000-word novella, a prequel to the middle of the night Breed sequence, is additionally present in The dead night Breed sequence spouse, on hand now in e-book and alternate paperback.)

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Anathema (Causal Enchantment, Book 1)

By K. A. Tucker

Evangeline has spent her teenage years in obscurity. Her foster mom and dad have the emotional flair of robots and her classmates slightly recognize her lifestyles. approximately to show eighteen and feeling like a social pariah, she is wanting to hook up with somebody. an individual. whilst Evangeline meets Sofie after actually stumbling upon her café, she believes she’s came upon that connection. prepared to do something to maintain it, she accepts a task as Sofie’s assistant and drops every thing to fly to new york, the place she is thrust right into a sumptuous global of Prada, diamonds, and unlimited funds. With such generosity and kindness, it’s effortless for Evangeline to push aside yes oddities . . . like Sofie’s erratic and infrequently violent habit, and the gigantic protect canines. She’s even keen to push aside her shiny goals of mob-style murders, appealing homeless humans dwelling in caves, and white-eyed demons that hang-out her every one evening as figments of her imagination—especially whilst a type of figments is the beautiful Caden. while she wakes up with chew marks on her neck, the fairy story speedy becomes a nightmare. She slowly unravels the secret surrounding Sofie and associates, and the truth of the bites and the “dreams.” What she discovers is way extra mysterious and bad than something she can have imagined. In a global the place every body has reason to lie for private achieve, Evangeline needs to make a decision which deception is least prone to get her killed.

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