Shadow of Night (All Souls Trilogy, Bk 2)

By Deborah Harkness

The number 1 New York Times–bestselling sequel to A Discovery of Witches—“as spell binding, engrossing, and very unlikely to place down as its predecessor” (Miami Herald)

J. okay. Rowling, Stephenie Meyer, Anne Rice—only a number of writers seize the mind's eye the best way that Deborah Harkness has along with her New York Times–bestselling All Souls trilogy. A Discovery of Witches introduces reluctant witch Diana Bishop, vampire geneticist Matthew Clairmont, and the conflict for a misplaced, enchanted manuscript often called Ashmole 782.

Picking up from A Discovery of Witches’ cliffhanger finishing, Shadow of evening takes Diana and Matthew on a visit via time to Elizabethan London, the place they're plunged right into a global of spies, magic, and a coterie of Matthew’s previous neighbors, the varsity of evening. because the look for Ashmole 782 deepens and Diana seeks out a witch to train her in magic, the internet of Matthew’s earlier tightens round them, and so they embark on a truly different—and drastically extra dangerous—journey.

The ebook of Life, the much-anticipated end to the All Souls trilogy, may be released by means of Viking in July 2014.

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23 Heures (Vampire Story, Tome 4)

By David Wellington

Pour avoir enfreint les règles, Laura Caxton, agent spécialisée dans l. a. traque des vampires, se retrouve incarcérée. Sa criminal de haute sécurité devient le théâtre d’un huis clos sanglant lorsque des hordes de morts-vivants au carrier de l. a. tristement célèbre Justinia Malvern l’investissent. Celle-ci a pris en otage Clara, l. a. compagne de Laura, venue lui rendre visite. Si Laura ne se rend pas dans les vingt-trois heures, c’est son amie et amante qui sera sacrifiée…

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Sookie Stackhouse 8-copy Boxed Set (Sookie Stackhouse / Southern Vampire)

By Charlaine Harris

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Cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse isn't any usual Southern belle. she will learn minds. And she’s obtained a specific thing for vampires. Which, in a city like Bon Temps, Louisiana, capability she’ll need to watch her back—and neck...

This boxed set includes:

Dead until eventually Dark

Living lifeless in Dallas

Club Dead

Dead to the World

Dead as a Doornail

Definitely Dead

All jointly Dead

From lifeless to Worse

And with HBO launching an all-new convey, True Blood, in keeping with the Southern Vampire novels, the call for for Charlaine Harris and Sookie Stackhouse should be higher than ever.

Watch a QuickTime trailer for the HBO unique sequence True Blood, in keeping with the book.

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Just Wanna Testify: A Novel

By Pearl Cleage

Familiar faces and areas meet clean twists and turns during this captivating novel from acclaimed writer Pearl Cleage.
 
Atlanta’s West finish district has consistently been a haven and residential to a coterie of certain characters—artists and thinkers, dreamers and doers. fogeys the following comprehend one another’s names, continue their doorways unlocked, and glance out for his or her pals. a person making plans to promote medicinal drugs, vandalize, or rob a bit outdated woman should still think carefully earlier than hitting this a part of city. And Blue Hamilton, West End’s unofficial mayor and longtime protector, will see to it that you just do. Blue wears many hats the following, together with cherished husband to Regina, expensive nephew to Abbey, and doting father to Sweetie and one other child at the way.

Blue is usually the guy you pay your respects to if you’re seeking to manage store during this city enclave—just ask Serena Mayflower, whom Blue sees striding down Ralph David Abernathy street donning skin-tight black leather-based pants, thigh-high boots, and vivid pink lipstick. This tall, narrow, ethereally appealing lady and her 4 both remarkable sisters make up the Too effective 5, a quintet of foreign supermodels who've arrived on the town for an Essence journal picture shoot.
        
But Blue’s intestine tells him that there’s extra to those Mayflower mademoiselles than their affection for complete moons and Bloody Marys. With the aid of his loved Regina and their shut neighbors and relatives in West finish, Blue vows to discover the women’s mystery intentions—and end up as soon as and for all that there's no larger strength in the world than the ability of love.

A enthralling slice of not-so-everyday existence, brimming with depraved wit and spiced with a couple of supernatural surprises, simply Wanna Testify showcases Pearl Cleage’s masterly storytelling at its soulful and pleasant best.

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White Devil Mountain (Vampire Hunter D Novels, Book 22)

By Hideyuki Kikuchi

Commissioned by means of a vampire old to get better the coffin containing the physique of the demonic Gilzen, hated even by way of his personal style, D travels to a daunting mountain panorama perennially shrouded in snow. inside of a fort piercing the mountainside, D discovers a gaggle of knights tasked to guard Gilzen at any expense. It's time for D to exploit all of the forces and powers at his command to avoid Gilzen's resurrection!

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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

By Seth Grahame-Smith

Indiana, 1818. Moonlight falls during the dense woods that encompass a one-room cabin, the place a nine-year-old Abraham Lincoln kneels at his pain mother's bedside. She's been bothered with anything the old-timers name "Milk Sickness."

"My child boy..." she whispers sooner than dying.

Only later will the grieving Abe examine that his mother's deadly disease used to be really the paintings of a vampire.

When the reality turns into identified to younger Lincoln, he writes in his magazine, "henceforth my existence will probably be considered one of rigorous research and devotion. I shall turn into a grasp of brain and physique. And this mastery shall have yet one purpose..." proficient along with his mythical peak, energy, and talent with an ax, Abe units out on a course of vengeance that may lead him the entire method to the White House.

While Abraham Lincoln is broadly lauded for saving a Union and releasing thousands of slaves, his valiant struggle opposed to the forces of the undead has remained within the shadows for centuries. that's, until eventually Seth Grahame-Smith stumbled upon The mystery magazine of Abraham Lincoln, and have become the 1st residing individual to put eyes on it in additional than one hundred forty years.

Using the magazine as his advisor and writing within the grand biographical sort of Doris Kearns Goodwin and David McCullough, Seth has reconstructed the true existence tale of our best president for the 1st time-all whereas revealing the hidden historical past at the back of the Civil conflict and uncovering the position vampires performed within the start, development, and near-death of our state.

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The Twilight of Lake Woebegotten SC

By Harrison Geillor

A small town... a plucky heroine, a glittery vampire, and a hunky local American rival with a mystery. yet all isn't because it turns out in Lake Woebegotten. allow Harrison Geillor display what lies underneath the possible placid floor. You''ll snigger. We promise. whilst Bonnie Grayduck relocates from sunny Santa Cruz California to the small city of Lake Woebegotten, Minnesota, to stay together with her estranged father, leader of the neighborhood two-man police division, she thinks she''s leaving her issues at the back of. yet she quickly turns into excited about one other scholar - the brooding, attractive Edwin Scullen, whose reclusive relations hides a negative mystery. (Psst: they''re really vampires. yet they''re the sort who don''t devour humans, so it''s okay.) as soon as Bonnie realizes what her new lover quite is, she isn''t afraid. as an alternative, she sees power. simply because whereas Bonnie turns out to her family and friends to be a typical, a bit clumsy, easily-distracted woman, she''s quite manipulative, calculating, energy hungry, and never above committing homicide to get her means - or maybe simply to amuse herself. this can be a love tale approximately monsters... however the vampire isn''t the monster.

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Dragon Wytch

By Yasmine Galenorn

The D?Artigo sisters are half-human, half-Fae operatives for the Otherworld Intelligence enterprise. Camille is doing her most sensible to juggle magic, males, and the demonic conflict into which they?ve been thrust?until she discovers a mystery which can swap all their lives.

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Bitten in Two (Jaz Parks, Book 7)

By Jennifer Rardin

Jaz Parks right here. I. Am. Pissed. simply as Vayl and that i arrive in Morocco to safe an old artifact, he wakes up calling me by way of one other woman's identify. And it is not even a very good one. yet due to the fact any kind of argument transforms him into an unholy terror, i am compelled to play alongside until eventually the crowd and that i can determine what sort of energy has so significantly altered his perceptions.

So it is time for me to do what any well-trained murderer in my place could do. I assault. What follows is a hair-raising, breath-taking bullet teach experience to the end because the workforce battles on a number of fronts. I now comprehend what i need to do - i have to go back to hell one final time.

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Dracula

By Bram Stoker

During a enterprise stopover at to count number Dracula's fortress in Transylvania, a tender English solicitor reveals himself on the middle of a sequence of frightening incidents. Jonathan Harker is attacked via 3 phantom ladies, observes the Count's transformation from human to bat shape, and discovers puncture wounds on his personal neck that appear to were made by means of the teeth. Harker returns domestic upon his get away from Dracula's grim castle, yet a friend's unusual illness — regarding sleepwalking, inexplicable blood loss, and mysterious throat wounds — initiates a frantic vampire hunt. the recognition of Bram Stoker's 1897 horror romance is as deathless as any vampire.  Its supernatural attraction has spawned a bunch of movie and level variations, and greater than a century after its preliminary e-book, it maintains to carry readers spellbound.

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