Sacrifice (Rogue Angel #18)

By Alex Archer

Bearers of the sword

On project within the Philippines, archaeologist Annja Creed meets with a touch to make sure a few details. effortless sufficient. but if the guy does not develop into whom he acknowledged he used to be, Annja unearths herself handcuffed, blindfolded and abducted. And to make issues worse, she's a prisoner of the scary Abu Sayyaf, a infamous terrorist workforce.

Desperate to flee, Annja is ready to flee after slaying considered one of her captors. yet she quickly will get misplaced within the opposed jungle, that's rumored to be haunted by means of the spirits of Moro warriors who fought off conquistadors with their blades. As she attempts to stick a step prior to the terrorists and not-so-dead spirits with a style for human flesh, Annja's unsure she'll depart the jungle alive….

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Unafraid (Archangel Academy)

By Michael Griffo

The boarding university often called Archangel Academy possesses a legacy of secrets and techniques recognized in basic terms to a privileged few. For during this peaceable, captivating a part of England lives a inhabitants of vampires at battle with one another--and Michael Howard is stuck in the midst of all of it. . .

When Michael left his small Nebraska place of origin to sign up at Archangel Academy, he could not have imagined how a lot the adventure may swap him. as soon as mortal, Michael is now a vampire with a future that was once foretold some time past, and a gaggle of buddies with their very own mysterious skills.

But there are enemies too, a few of them hiding in simple sight. Being powerful sufficient to protect himself isn't really sufficient. Michael needs to have the ability to guard his whole race of vampires. darkish forces in the university will force each person to take facets within the escalating violence. And for all his new powers, Michael will observe that love, jealousy, and vengeance have a probability all their very own. . .

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Crimes Against Magic (The Hellequin Chronicles)

By Steve McHugh

Book 1 within the Hellequin Chronicles.

How do you retain the folk you care approximately secure from enemies you can’t remember?

Ten years in the past, Nate Garrett woke up on a chilly warehouse flooring without reminiscence of his past—a gun, a sword, and a section of paper together with his identify on it the single clues to his id. because then, he’s came upon he’s a strong sorcerer and has used his magical skills to turn into a profitable thief for lease.

But those that stole his thoughts aren’t performed with him but: after they reason a role to move undesirable and threaten a sixteen-year-old woman, Nate swears to guard her. along with his enemies ultimate in and everybody he cares approximately now a aim for his or her wrath, he needs to make a choice from the comfy existence he’s outfitted for himself and his elusive earlier.

As the barrier protecting his thoughts captive starts to disintegrate, Nate strikes among modern day London and fifteenth-century France, pressured to confront his forgotten existence within the wish of preventing an enemy he can’t remember.

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With Silent Screams (The Hellequin Chronicles)

By Steve McHugh

His identify is Nathan Garrett, yet he’s often referred to as Hellequin. And murdering one among his buddies and attempting to blow him up is an effective approach to get this centuries-old sorcerer’s complete attention…

An outdated friend’s useless physique, a cryptic be aware, and an explosion that just about expenses him his personal existence propel Nate headfirst right into a secret concerning a brand new chance from an previous foe. Now he needs to piece jointly the connections among a grisly sequence of tattooed homicide sufferers, an imprisoned madman, a mysterious alchemist, and a deranged plot to usurp the throne of the hidden realm of Shadow Falls, rival to the ability of Avalon.

Can Nate steer clear of the arrival slaughter, or will he turn into the newest to fall during this clandestine war?

With the tale careening among modern day long island and Ontario and 1977 Maine, With Silent Screams keeps the gritty and action-packed mixture of city myth and historical mythology that mark Steve McHugh’s renowned Hellequin Chronicles.

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Unclean Spirits: Book One of the Black Sun's Daughter

By M.L.N. Hanover

In an international the place magic walks and demons experience, you cannot constantly play via the rules.

Jayné Heller thinks of herself as a realist, till she discovers truth isn't really particularly what she suggestion it was once. whilst her uncle Eric is murdered, Jayné travels to Denver to settle his property, basically to benefit that it is all hers -- and vaster than she ever imagined. And in addition to houses the world over and an inexhaustible fortune, Eric left her a legacy of a unique variety: his unfinished company with a cabal of wizards referred to as the Invisible collage.

Led by means of the ruthless Randolph Coin, the Invisible university harnesses demon spirits for his or her personal ends of strength and domination. Jayné unearths it tricky to think magic and demons may also exist, not to mention be liable for the dying of her uncle. yet Coin sees Eric's inheritor as a possibility to be eradicated in any respect -- magical or mundane -- so Jayné had greater commence believing in anything to avoid wasting her personal existence.

Aided in her venture by way of a gaggle of not likely partners -- Aubrey, Eric's devastatingly beautiful assistant; Ex, a former Jesuit with a deadly time table; Midian, a two-hundred-year-old guy who claims to be less than a curse from Randolph Coin himself; and Chogyi Jake, a self-styled Buddhist with mystical skills -- Jayné reveals that her new fact isn't just unforeseen, yet frequently unexplainable. And if she hopes to outlive, she'll need to examine the recent principles quick -- or holiday them completely....

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The Demon Lover: A Novel (Fairwick Chronicles, Book 1)

By Juliet Dark

I gasped, or attempted to. My mouth opened, yet I couldn't draw breath. His lips, pearly rainy, parted and he blew into my mouth. My lungs extended underneath his weight. while I exhaled he sucked my breath in and his weight grew to become from chilly marble into hot residing flesh.
due to the fact accepting a educating place at distant Fairwick university in upstate big apple, Callie McFay has skilled a similar disturbingly sensual dream each evening: A mist enters her bed room, then takes the form of a virile, seductive stranger who proceeds to ravish her within the such a lot toe-curling, thoroughly pleasant methods attainable. maybe those desires are the results of her having written the bestselling booklet The intercourse Lives of Demon Lovers. Callie's lifelong ardour is the intersection of lurid fairy stories and Gothic literature-which is why she's discovered herself at Fairwick's popular folklore division, residing in a once-stately Victorian condominium that, first and foremost sight, looked as if it would name her name.
yet Callie quickly realizes that her desires are alarmingly actual. She has a demon lover-an incubus-and he'll seduce her, excitement her, and finally suck the very existence from her. Then Callie makes one other startling discovery: Her incubus isn't the merely legendary creature in Fairwick. because the tenured witches of the school and the resident fairies within the surrounding woods organize to solid out the demon, Callie needs to accomplish anything infinitely extra difficult-banishing this supernatural lover from her heart.

"Vivid and spell binding . . . Dark's letter-perfect gothic sort is a lovely tribute to past gothic novels, and the magical parts, together with incubi, fae, vampires, and witches, make this a stellar romance."-Booklist (Top 10 SF/Fantasy)
"[Juliet] darkish develops a posh, distinctive global the place magic, cause, and gothic literature enjoyably intersect."-
Publishers Weekly 

From the exchange Paperback edition.

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By Gina Damico

Fed up together with her wild habit, sixteen-year-old Lex’s mom and dad send her off to upstate New York to reside along with her Uncle Mort for the summer time, hoping few months of soiled farm paintings will whip her again into form. yet Uncle Mort’s actual profession is way dirtier than shoveling manure. He’s a Grim Reaper. And he’s going to educate Lex the relatives company.
   She speedy assimilates into the extraordinary global of Croak, a city populated via reapers who convey souls from this existence to the subsequent. yet Lex can’t cease her wish for justice—or is it vengeance?—whenever she encounters a homicide sufferer, yearning to forestall the attackers prior to they could strike back. Will she ditch Croak and move rogue along with her reaper skills?

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Infernal Affairs (Osi)

By Jes Battis

A lifeless physique at the seashore seems to be a dwell demon at the run from many of the nastiest bounty hunters during this dimension-or the following. preserving one demon from one other, Tess will get wrapped up in a case that is as risky because it is mind-boggling, in particular whilst it starts off to contain her personal earlier.

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Staked: The Iron Druid Chronicles

By Kevin Hearne

NEW YORK instances BESTSELLER • Iron Druid Atticus O’Sullivan, hero of Kevin Hearne’s epic urban delusion sequence, has some degree to make—and then force right into a vampire’s heart.
while a Druid has lived for 2 thousand years like Atticus, he’s sure to run afoul of some vampires. Make that legions of them. Even his former pal and felony counsel became out to be a bloodsucking backstabber. Now the toothy troublemakers—led by way of power-mad pain-in-the-neck Theophilus—have develop into an enormous challenge requiring an answer. It’s time to make a stand.
As consistently, Atticus wouldn’t brain a bit backup. yet his allies have difficulties in their personal. Ornery archdruid Owen Kennedy is having a wee little bit of troll difficulty: seems in the event you stiff a troll, it’s now not water below the bridge. in the meantime, Granuaile is eager to unfastened herself of the Norse god Loki’s mark and elude his powers of divination—a quest that might carry her face-to-face with a number of Slavic nightmares.
As Atticus globetrots to forestall his nemesis Theophilus, the adventure ends up in Rome. What larger position to finish an immortal than the everlasting urban? yet poetic justice won’t come with out a cost: which will defeat Theophilus, Atticus can have to lose an previous friend.
Praise for Kevin Hearne and The Iron Druid Chronicles
“[The Iron Druid books] are smart, fast-paced and a very good escape.”—Jason Weisberger, Boing Boing
“Celtic mythology and an historic Druid with sleek angle combine it up within the Arizona barren region during this witty new myth series.”—Kelly Meding, writer of Chimera
“Outrageously fun.”—The undeniable Dealer, on Hounded
“Superb . . . lots of quips and zap-pow-bang fighting.”Publishers Weekly (starred review), on Hounded
“Exciting . . . [Atticus] is without doubt one of the most sensible major characters at the moment found in the city fable genre.”Fantasy ebook Critic, on Tricked
“Funny, razor-sharp . . . lots of motion, humor, and mythology.”Booklist (starred review), on Shattered

From the Hardcover edition.

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