Chosen (Alex Verus) (An Alex Verus Novel)

By Benedict Jacka

THE NEW ALEX VERUS NOVEL

I don’t publicly market it that I’m a mage, yet I don’t precisely disguise it both, and one of many ordinary issues I’ve learnt through the years is simply how a lot you will get away with if you’re blatant sufficient. cover anything in the back of smoke and mirrors and make humans paintings to discover it, and they’ll tear where down searching for what’s there.
 
Alex Verus is a diviner who can see possible futures—a expertise that’s gotten him out of many a tricky scrape. yet this time, he could be in over his head. Alex used to be apprenticed to a dismal mage, and in his provider he did loads of issues he isn’t proud of.
 
As rumors swirl that his outdated grasp is coming again, Alex comes nose to nose together with his misdeeds within the type of a tender adept whose purely aim is to get revenge. Alex has replaced his lifestyles for the higher, yet he’s scared of what his friends—including his apprentice, Luna—will examine his prior. but when they’re going to place themselves in danger, they should understand precisely what sort of guy they’re struggling with for…

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Goddamned Freaky Monsters (The Tome of Bill) (Volume 5)

By Rick Gualtieri

There are purposes we worry the evening. Now he is attempting to cease them.

Three months have handed because the fateful come upon in long island urban that ended with the disappearance of invoice Ryder - gamer, geek, and mythical vampire. Now he is again - reawakened midway around the globe with out allies, garments, or clue as to how he acquired there. the one factor he is yes of is that his captors plan to take advantage of him for his or her personal nefarious ends and do not care how a lot blood they spill within the process.

Escape could be the least of his concerns, even though. Civilization teeters near to chaos. legendary beasts, as soon as notion the stuff of myth, are breaking throughout the veil, cause on waging warfare opposed to mankind. At their vanguard stands an old evil, the final remnant of a humans inspiration lengthy useless, and it is approximately to chop a swath of destruction during the international now not visible in view that biblical times.

Bill's basically probability is to reclaim his lifestyles, reconcile together with his buddies, and muster each piece of perspective he can - simply because if he fails, Hell on the earth turns into way over only a corny saying.

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Goddamned Freaky Monsters (the Tome of invoice, half five) is 105k phrases of foul-mouthed horror hilarity through Rick Gualtieri, writer of Holier Than Thou and Bigfoot Hunters

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Storm Front (Dresden Files)

By Jim Butcher

For Harry Dresden, Chicago's merely specialist wizard, enterprise, to place it mildly, stinks. So whilst the police convey him in to refer to on a grisly double homicide dedicated with black magic, Harry's seeing greenback indicators. yet the place there is black magic, there is a black mage at the back of it. And now that mage is familiar with Harry's identify.

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Blood Oath (Nathaniel Cade)

By Christopher Farnsworth

Zach Barrows is a cocky, bold White condo worker till he is by surprise transferred out and partnered with Nathaniel Cade, a undercover agent sworn to guard the president. yet Cade is not any traditional civil servant. sure one hundred forty years in the past via a different blood oath, Nathanial Cade is a vampire. at the orders of the president he defends the state opposed to enemies a ways stranger-and much more dangerous-than civilians like Zach might ever think.

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Down These Strange Streets

All new unusual instances of loss of life and magic within the urban by way of a few of the largest names in city fable.

In this all-new choice of city myth tales, editors George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois discover the areas the place secret waits on the finish of each alley and the place the issues that move bump within the evening have whatever to fear...

Includes tales by way of New York Times bestselling authors Charlaine Harris, Patricia Briggs, Diana Gabaldon, Simon R. eco-friendly, S. M. Stirling, and Carrie Vaughn, in addition to stories by means of Glen prepare dinner, Bradley Denton, M.L.N. Hanover, Conn Iggulden, Laurie R. King, Joe R. Lansdale, John Maddox Roberts, Steven Saylor, Melinda Snodgrass, and Lisa Tuttle.

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By a Thread (Elemental Assassin)

By Jennifer Estep

The 6th e-book within the USA TODAY bestselling Elemental Assassin city myth sequence that includes Gin Blanco, who by means of day owns a Tennessee BBQ joint, and through evening is a difficult girl murderer often called the Spider.

I by no means notion I’d desire a holiday from being an assassin….

My identify is Gin Blanco, and I’m the murderer the Spider. all of the Ashland’s lowlifes are gunning for me and attempting to make a reputation for themselves through putting off the Spider. So i feel it’s a good suggestion to get out of Ashland for it slow till issues cool down.

So I’m headed south to a swanky seashore city, in addition to my child sister, Bria, for a weekend of enjoyable within the solar. but if an outdated buddy of Bria’s is threatened through a robust vampire with lethal elemental magic, it appears like I’ll need to dig my silverstone knives out of my suitcase in the end. yet this time, now not even my very own Ice and Stone strength will be sufficient to avoid wasting me from coming domestic in a pine field…

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Side Jobs: Stories from the Dresden Files

By Jim Butcher

New within the Blacktop Cowboy sequence.

Here, jointly for the 1st time, are the shorter works of no 1 New York Times bestselling writer Jim Butcher-a compendium of instances that Harry and his cadre of allies controlled to shut in list time. The stories diversity from the lethal critical to the absurdly hilarious. additionally integrated is a novella unique to this assortment that occurs after the cliff-hanger finishing of the April 2010 hardcover, Changes. it is a must-have assortment for each dedicated Harry Dresden fan in addition to an ideal advent for readers able to meet Chicago's merely specialist wizard.

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Hidden Things: A Novel

By Doyce Testerman

A mobilephone name from a soon-to-be-deceased ex-boyfriend launches a tender girl on a weird and wonderful highway journey to a depressing supernatural global hidden underneath America’s heartland during this remarkably inventive debut novel from an electrifying new voice in modern delusion. With Hidden Things, writer Doyce Testerman instantly takes his position along Neil Gaiman, Kim Harrison, and Melissa Marr by means of viewing modern day the USA via a tumbler darkly and reworking our mundane international right into a position the place unseen monsters and paranormal beings have lengthy inhabited the shadows. one of the Hidden Things in Testerman’s unparalleled first novel are goblins, dragons, a road-weary clown, and creatures that experience by no means been categorised, becoming a member of a wise, tricky, brave girl protagonist on a wild cross-country thrill journey that readers won't ever fail to remember.

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Witching You Were Here: A Wicked Witches of the Midwest Mystery (Volume 3)

By Amanda M. Lee

Wintry weather has hit Hemlock Cove – and never in a enjoyable method. The chilly climate is conserving so much travelers out of city, that's simply high-quality with the Winchester witches. They’re utilizing the lull with the intention to recharge and take a holiday – no matter if Aunt Tillie is inflicting her traditional havoc. All that comes crashing down, although, whilst a wide yacht is located deserted in a close-by channel and there’s blood at the deck. For Bay, issues cross from undesirable to worse while neighborhood legislations enforcement is joined by means of a federal consultant within the kind of Landon Michaels – her former flirt companion and attainable boyfriend. Landon has come to city for greater than simply the case, although; he’s right here to make amends. or even if Bay is able to settle for his apology, that doesn’t suggest her kin is. Landon will be the following to win her again, yet he’s additionally a guy on a undertaking – and that undertaking is fact. He desires to comprehend the Winchester kinfolk mystery – even if Bay is able to proportion it or no longer. Landon isn’t the one customer in Hemlock Cove, both. Thistle’s father – Ted Proctor – is usually on the town. He says he’s there to shop for a few estate for a company consortium – yet he’s having mystery conferences and hiding a bevy of truths from his daughter and her busybody cousins – whatever that units the full relations on part. if you happen to couple that with the new new handyman, the hipster snowboarders and Aunt Tillie’s rage approximately her wine closet being confiscated for a brand new furnace, it’s one other fun-filled secret for the Winchester witches and Hemlock Cove – so long as every person can live to tell the tale the snow, and the killer that hides in it, that's.

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