By Elliott Kay
He knew it used to be a dumb stunt from the beginning. A nighttime run via a cemetery to provoke a few ladies is rarely the stuff of legend, yet Alex Carlisle longs to flee the crushing mediocrity of existence after highschool. Then he stumbles upon the ritual, and the cultists, and sure and bloodied ladies. Alex intervenes and the ritual blows up in his face, leaving him absolute to them either: Rachel and Lorelei, an angel and a succubus. It’s not often this kind of problem a man can face with dignity whilst he nonetheless lives at domestic along with his mother. Alex by no means imagined falling for an immortal demon seductress, or that he’d spend his nights dodging her co-workers, her outdated boss, and each different supernatural freak in Seattle. He by no means inspiration a girl like Lorelei may have a rival like Rachel, both. yet then, no one ever acknowledged maturity will be effortless. caution: “Good Intentions” includes specific sexuality, violence, nudity, irrelevant use of church estate, portrayals of beings divine and demonic bearing very little resemblance to proven faith or mythology, trespassing, undesirable language, sacrilege, blasphemy, tried homicide, controversial homicide, divinely mandated homicide, justifiable homicide, filthy homicide, sexual promiscuity, kidnapping, tried rape, arson, lifeless animals, desecrated graves, gang job, robbery, attack and battery, panties, misuse of the 911 approach, myth depictions of sorcery and witchcraft, a number of references to varied concerns of fandom, questionable interrogation strategies, cellular phone abuse, reckless riding, constant abuse of vampires (because they deserve it), much more particular sexuality, unlawful use of firearms inside of urban limits, polyamory, abuse of authority, hit and run using, destruction of personal estate, underage consuming, disturbances of the peace, disorderly behavior, net harassment, bearers of fake witness, mayhem, dismemberment, falsification of files, tax evasion, an uncomfortably attractive mom, undesirable examine behavior, and a truly foolish white man inappropriately calling one other white man “nigga” (for which he'll definitely suffer).
By Tanya Huff
Being one of many Earth's protectors isn't effortless, but if Claire the Keeper and Austin the cat locate themselves accountable for the Elysian Fields Guesthouse mattress and Breakfast, all Hell breaks free within the kind of a gateway dwelling within the basement! don't leave out the most recent from one of many most sensible writers within the delusion genre!
- Compares to best-selling myth authors Mercedes lackey and Charles deLint
- Tanya Huff's DAW books have been selected by way of the recent York Public Library process as a part of their Books for teenagers program!
By Ferrett Steinmetz
Love whatever adequate, and your obsession will punch holes during the legislation of physics. That devotion creates distinct magics: videogamemancers. Origamimancers. Culinomancers.
But while ‘mancers conflict, towns tremble…
ALIYAH TSABO-DAWSON: The world’s most threatening eight-year-old lady. Burned by means of a terrorist’s magic, proficient unusual powers past degree. She’s livid that she has to conceal her talents from her pals, her academics, even her mom – and her mood tantrums can kill.
PAUL TSABO: Bureaucromancer. Magical drug-dealer. determined father. He’s long past toe-to-toe with the government’s conscription squads of brain-burned Unimancers, and he’ll mislead an individual to maintain Aliyah out in their palms – no matter if Aliyah likes it or not.
THE KING of latest YORK: The mysterious energy participant hell-bent on taking pictures the 2 of them. a guy packing a personal military of unlawful ‘mancers.
Paul’s kinfolk is the most important to maintain the King’s crumbling empire afloat. yet providing them paradise is the catalyst that inflames Aliyah’s lethal rebellious streak…
File Under: Urban Fantasy
By Cate Tiernan
Cal, now Morgan’s boyfriend, is helping her settle for the reality: Wicca is in Morgan’s blood. As Morgan learns extra approximately Wicca, she realizes that she must discover extra approximately her parentage. The solutions are there, yet she doesn’t know the way to discover them.
By Kat Richardson
Harper Blaine was once your ordinary 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 all types of “strange” cases....
Turmoil, ailment, and destruction are sweeping via Europe—and their results are being felt the entire approach 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 toward 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 targets are way more nightmarish than Harper and Quinton—or even Purlis—could ever think.
By Rachel Caine
A persons' ultimately doing anything concerning the weather...in the 1st during this sequence via the New York Times bestselling writer of Ink and Bone and the Morganville Vampires series.
It's "A enjoyable learn" (Jim Butcher) from "A top quality STORYTELLER" (Charlaine Harris)...
The Wardens organization has been round pretty well ceaselessly. a few Wardens regulate fireplace, others keep watch over Earth or Water or Wind—and the main strong can keep an eye on multiple. with no wardens, mom Nature might wipe humanity off the face of the earth...
Joanne Baldwin is a climate Warden. often, all it takes is a wave of her hand to tame the main violent climate. yet now, Joanne is making an attempt to outrun one other form of hurricane: accusations of corruption and homicide. So, she’s resorting to the very human tactic of operating for her life…
Her basically wish is Lewis, the main strong warden recognized. regrettably, he’s additionally at the run from the Council. it sort of feels he’s stolen now not one but three bottles of Djinn—making him the main sought after guy on the earth. And with no Lewis, Joanne’s possibilities of surviving are nearly as good as a snowball in—well, a spot she might be headed. So, she and her vintage Mustang are racing tough to discover him—because there’s a few undesirable climate final in fast...
“[Ill Wind’s] forecast demands homicide, mayhem, magic, meteorology—and a enjoyable learn. You’ll by no means watch the elements Channel an identical means again.”—Jim Butcher, bestselling writer of The Dresden Files
Rachel Caine is the writer of a number of bestselling sequence, together with the Revivalist and Outcast Season novels. between her many renowned novels are Daylighters, The lifeless women' Dance, Terminated, and Black Dawn.
By John Twelve Hawks
A fearless heroine.... A story of brother opposed to brother.... A conflict for wish and freedom.
Two brothers born right into a race of Travelers—prophets in a position to trip to diversified geographical regions of consciousness—have simply came upon that their lengthy misplaced father should be alive. Gabriel, who can be humanity’s savior, and his dad or mum, Maya, are looking to guard him. Michael desires to smash him and with it humanity’s wish for freedom. As they race around the globe, their frantic seek places them on a collision path, and the destiny of the realm hangs within the balance.
By H. L. Wampler
Abigail Grimm stopped believing in fairy stories years in the past. She is a faculty freshman who simply landed the internship of the yr. issues have been going nice; she even met a devastatingly handsome guy, Connor, who couldn't appear to get sufficient of her. Then she witnesses the receptionist mauled to loss of life by means of an incredible wolf in the course of downtown. The skeletons in her family's closet come falling out as Abigail discovers she is absolutely the final in an extended line of fairy story guardians. And Connor, good he's not rather what he turns out and has a couple of skeletons of his personal. Abigail needs to abandon every thing she suggestion was once genuine for make think and myth. With Connor via her part and a forbidden love budding, she needs to tune down the wolf and retailer humanity ahead of it's too past due.
By Lara Adrian
Because the slayings of his younger brothers by way of Rogue vampires in London centuries in the past, Breed warrior Gideon has pledged his lifestyles and his sword to the undertaking of destroying these of his type misplaced to Bloodlust. yet that vow is validated whilst he meets Savannah Dupree, a gorgeous university scholar who unearths herself within the crossfire of Gideon's conflict with a hidden, lethal enemy.
(This 40,000-word novella, a prequel to the nighttime Breed sequence, is usually present in The nighttime Breed sequence spouse, on hand now in book and alternate paperback.)
By Steve McHugh
Book 1 within the Hellequin Chronicles.
How do you retain the folks you care approximately secure from enemies you can’t remember?
Ten years in the past, Nate Garrett woke up on a chilly warehouse flooring with out reminiscence of his past—a gun, a sword, and a bit of paper along with his identify on it the one clues to his identification. due to the fact then, he’s found he’s a robust sorcerer and has used his magical talents to develop into a winning thief for lease.
But those that stole his stories aren’t performed with him but: after they reason a role to head undesirable and threaten a sixteen-year-old lady, Nate swears to guard her. together with his enemies remaining in and everybody he cares approximately now a goal for his or her wrath, he needs to make a choice from the comfy lifestyles he’s equipped for himself and his elusive previous.
As the barrier preserving his thoughts captive starts to collapse, Nate strikes among modern day London and fifteenth-century France, pressured to confront his forgotten lifestyles within the desire of forestalling an enemy he can’t remember.