Skin Trade (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, Book 17) by Laurell K. Hamilton

By Laurell K. Hamilton

The sensational new novel from the recent York occasions bestselling writer that includes her vampire-hunting heroine Anita BlakeOnce you inform anyone sure issues, like, say, you were given mailed a human head in a field, they have a tendency to imagine you’re loopy. Anita Blake’s attractiveness has taken a few hits. no longer at the paintings entrance, the place she has the top kill count number of all of the criminal vampire executioners within the kingdom, yet at the own entrance. not anyone turns out to belief a girl who sleeps with the monsters. nonetheless, whilst a vampire serial killer sends her a head from Las Vegas, Anita has to warn Sin City’s neighborhood specialists what they’re facing. basically it’s worse than she proposal. numerous officials and one executioner were slain – paranormal style... Anita heads to Las Vegas, the place she’s joined via 3 different federal marshals, together with the ruthless Edward hiding at the back of his mild-mannered character. It’s a very good factor Edward constantly has her again, simply because, while she will get just about the our bodies, Anita senses “tiger” too strongly to disregard it. The were-tigers are very strong in Las Vegas, this means that the percentages of her rubbing somebody vital the other way simply obtained much higher...

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Interview with the Vampire (Vampire Chronicles, Book 1) by Anne Rice

By Anne Rice

Within the now-classic novel Interview with the Vampire, Anne Rice refreshed the archetypal vampire fantasy for a late-20th-century viewers. the tale is ostensibly an easy one: having suffered an immense own loss, an 18th-century Louisiana plantation proprietor named Louis Pointe du Lac descends into an alcoholic stupor. At his emotional nadir, he's faced via Lestat, a charismatic and robust vampire who chooses Louis to be his fledgling. the 2 prey on innocents, supply their "dark gift" to a tender woman, and hunt down others in their type (notably the traditional vampire Armand) in Paris. yet a precis of this tale bypasses the primary sights of the radical. initially, the strategy Rice selected to inform her tale--with Louis' first-person confession to a skeptical boy--transformed the vampire from a hideous predator right into a hugely sympathetic, seductive, and all-too-human determine. moment, through getting into the event of an immortal personality, one raised with a deep Catholic religion, Rice was once in a position to discover profound philosophical concerns--the nature of evil, the truth of loss of life, and the bounds of human perception--in methods impossible from the point of view of a extra finite narrator.

While Rice has persevered to enquire background, religion, and philosophy in next Vampire novels (including The Vampire Lestat, The Queen of the Damned, The story of the physique Thief, Memnoch the Devil, and The Vampire Armand), Interview continues to be a precious masterpiece. it really is that infrequent paintings that blends a childlike fascination for the supernatural with a profound imaginative and prescient of the human situation.

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Definitely Dead (Southern Vampire Mysteries, Book 6) by Charlaine Harris

By Charlaine Harris

The hot Sookie Stackhouse novel from the New York Times bestselling writer of Dead as a Doornail.

Spiked with a "frothy fusion of romance, secret, and fantasy" (Publishers Weekly), this "deliciously fiendish...increasingly riotous series" (Dallas Morning information) sends the supernaturally talented cocktail waitress to New Orleans, the place she has to house the legacy of 1 of her family and a bunch of doubtless risky characters.

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Spider’s Revenge (Elemental Assassin, Book 5) by Jennifer Estep

By Jennifer Estep

Outdated conduct die tough. and that i plan on mur­der­ing some­one earlier than the evening is through.

Killing was my reg­u­lar gig, in any case. Gin Blanco, aka the Spi­der, assassin-for-hire. and that i was once first-class at it. Now, I’m able to make the only hit that really mat­ters: Mab Mon­roe, the dan­ger­ous hearth ele­men­tal who mur­dered my fam­ily while i used to be thir­teen.

Oh, I don’t imagine the mis­sion could be effortless, yet seems it’s a piece extra prob­lem­atic than anticipated. The complain is aware I’m com­ing for her. So now I’m up opposed to the military of deadly bounty hunters she employed to trace me down. She additionally placed a value on my child sister’s head. Keep­ing Bria secure is my first pri­or­ity. Tak­ing Mab out is a detailed sec­ond.

Good factor I’ve acquired my pow­er­ful Stone and Ice magic — and my irre­sistible lover Owen Grayson — to observe my again. This bat­tle has been years within the mak­ing, and there’s an opportunity I won’t sur­vive. but when I’m happening, then Mab’s com­ing with me...no mat­ter what i need to do to make that ensue.

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Witchling (Sisters of the Moon, Book 1) by Yasmine Galenorn

By Yasmine Galenorn

We’re the D’Artigo sisters: Half-human, half-Faerie, we’re savvy—and sexy—operatives for the Otherworld Intelligence Agency.  yet our mixed-blood history short-circuits our skills in any respect the inaccurate times.  My sister Delilah shapeshifts right into a tabby cat every time she’s stressed.  Menolly’s a vampire who’s nonetheless attempting to get the hold of being undead.  And me?  I’m Camille—a wicked-good witch.  other than my magic’s as unpredictable because the climate, as my enemies are approximately to determine the difficult way...

At the Wayfarer resort, a portal to Otherworld and the neighborhood hangout for people and beasties alike, a fellow operative, Jocko, has been murdered.  each clue issues to Shadow Wing, the soul-munching, badass chief of the Subterranean Realms.  He’s made it transparent that he goals to raze humankind to the floor, turning either Earth and Otherworld into his inner most playground.  Our assignment:  maintain Shadow Wing and his minions from creeping into Earth through the Wayfarer.  The demons determine they’re in like Flynn.  in the end, with merely my bumbling sisters and me status within the manner, how can they miss?  yet we’ve acquired a mystery for them:  defective wiring or no longer, no one kicks ass just like the D’Artigo girls...

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The Vampire Lestat (Vampire Chronicles, Book 2) by Anne Rice

By Anne Rice

As soon as an aristocrat within the heady days of pre-revolutionary France, now Lestat is a rockstar within the demonic, shimmering Eighties. He rushes in the course of the centuries looking for others like him, looking solutions to the secret of his terrifying exsitence. His tale, the second one quantity in Anne Rice's best-selling Vampire Chronicles, is enthralling, passionate, and exciting.

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Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, Book 10) by J. R. Ward

By J. R. Ward

#1 New York instances bestselling writer J. R. Ward's "different, artistic, darkish, violent, and flat-out amazing"* Black Dagger Brotherhood sequence keeps as a vampire warrior crosses the road among existence and death…into an international of darkish goals and darker wants.

Ever because the demise of his shellan, Tohrment has been a heartbroken shadow of the vampire chief he as soon as used to be. introduced again to the Brotherhood by way of a self-serving fallen angel, he fights back with ruthless vengeance, unprepared for a brand new tragedy. Seeing his liked in dreams-trapped in a chilly, remoted netherworld-Tohr turns to the angel Lassiter to avoid wasting his former mate. the one method to rescue her is for Tohr to like one other. As warfare with the lessers rages, and a brand new extended family of vampires vie for the Blind King's throne, Tohr struggles among an unforgettable earlier and a scorching, passion-filled destiny. yet can his middle enable pass and set them all free?

* All approximately Romance

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Nacht der Schatten (Ein Anita Blake Roman) by Laurell K. Hamilton

By Laurell K. Hamilton

Anita steht mehr denn je zwischen den Stühlen: Nachdem sie von einem Werleoparden verletzt wurde, zeigt sie Anzeichen einer Mutation. Ihr Liebhaber Richard, der Anführer des Werwolf-Clans, fordert sie weiterhin als Lupa an seiner Seite, doch aufgrund der Verwandlung wollen die Werwölfe sie nicht akzeptieren. Und auch die Werleoparden stellen Ansprüche an Anita. Plötzlich steht diese vor einer weitreichenden Entscheidung: Auf welche Seite wird sie sich stellen? Wem gehört ihre Treue? Und wird sie Richard nun für immer verlieren?

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99 Cercueils (Vampire Story, Tome 2) by David Wellington

By David Wellington

Laura Caxton s'était juré de ne plus jamais affronter de vampires. On sait ce que valent les bonnes résolutions... À Gettysburg reposent cent cercueils. Quatre-vingt-dix-neuf contiennent des vampires dont on a ôté le coeur. Le dernier est vide. Ces coeurs ont le pouvoir de ramener à los angeles vie une armée de soldats assoiffés de sang. Le dernier vampire s'en est-il emparé ?

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The Midnight Breed Series Companion by Lara Adrian

By Lara Adrian

Half human, half otherworldly, the Breed has lived between humankind in mystery for millions of years . . . and now lovers of the preferred, best-selling hour of darkness Breed sequence can delve deeper than ever prior to into this hidden, seductive race of vampires and the darkish, exciting universe they inhabit.
A booklet that’s been years within the making, the dead night Breed sequence significant other comprises insider information on the entire novels, writer notes at the construction of the tale international and the way the eleven-book (and counting!) sequence has developed considering that its starting as a shriveled trilogy, an entire personality consultant, sequence minutiae, questions from readers and extra.
This specific sequence significant other additionally comprises “A contact of Midnight”—an all-new, by no means earlier than released, unique novella that includes Gideon and Savannah, which ultimately unearths the tale of the way this reader favourite couple met and fell in love, and solutions many questions that enthusiasts were considering because the sequence started!

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