Category: Supernatural

The Taker: Book One of the Taker Trilogy

By Alma Katsu

In the culture of Anne Rice and Elizabeth Kostova comes a hauntingly atmospheric story spanning numerous lifetimes—a love tale that includes alchemy, lust, and betrayal.

True love can final an eternity . . . yet immortality comes at a price.

On the middle of the night shift at a clinic in rural St. Andrew, Maine, Dr. Luke Findley is looking ahead to a quiet night. until eventually a mysterious lady arrives in his ER, escorted by means of police—Lanore McIlvrae is a homicide suspect—and Luke is inexplicably attracted to her. As Lanny tells him her tale, an impassioned account of affection and betrayal that transcends time and mortality, she alters his existence endlessly. . . . on the flip of the 19th century, whilst St. Andrew was once a Puritan cost, Lanny used to be fed on as a baby via her love for the son of the town’s founder, and he or she will do whatever to be with him eternally. however the fee she can pay is steep—an immortal bond that chains her to a negative destiny for eternity.

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The Dark Need (Dead Man Book 20)

By Stant Litore, Lee Goldberg, William Rabkin

Matt Cahill used to be a regular guy best an easy existence till a stunning coincidence replaced every little thing. Now he can see a nightmarish netherworld that exists inside of our personal. Now he is on a perilous quest for the solutions to who he's and what he has become…and engaged in an epic conflict to save lots of us, and his soul, from the clutches of natural evil.

Matt is monitoring a blood-sucking, shape-shifting killer in the course of the icy Cascade Mountains whilst he encounters a mysterious lady who's at the related corpse-strewn trail…but who has a terrifying mystery of her own.

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The Darker Sex: Tales of the Supernatural and Macabre by Victorian Women Writers

Ghosts, precognition, suicide, and the afterlife are all subject matters in those exciting tales by way of Britain and America's maximum Victorian girls, proving their expertise for growing darkish, sensational, and scary stories of the supernatural. This anthology showcases the very best and so much consultant paintings by way of girl writers in this interval, together with Emily Bronte, Mary Braddon, George Eliot, and Edith Nesbit, in addition to Elizabeth Gaskell, Charlotte Riddell, Louisa Baldwin, Mary Penn, Violet Quirk, and Elizabeth Stuart Phelps. Editor Mike Ashley presents worthwhile perception into the authors' lives. each one tale nonetheless has the power to surprise, frighten, and exhibit how Victorian girls perfected and built the Gothic genre.

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The Funhouse

By Dean Koontz

As soon as there has been a woman who ran away and joined a touring carnival. She married a guy she grew to hate—and gave beginning to a toddler she may perhaps by no means love. a baby so significant that she killed it along with her personal hands…Twenty-five years later, Ellen Harper has a brand new existence, a brand new husband, and general children—Joey loves monster video clips, and Amy is ready to graduate from highschool. yet their mom drowns her mystery guilt in alcohol and prayer. The time has come for Amy and Joey to pay for her sins…

Because Amy is pregnant.

And the carnival is coming again to town.

With a brand new afterword by way of the author

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By Hilary Duff

Clea Raymond is a skilled photojournalist and the daughter of high-profile mom and dad. frequently she’s in overall regulate of her digital camera, yet after Clea’s father disappears whereas on a humanitarian project, eerie, shadowy photos of an odd and good-looking younger guy start to look in Clea’s photos—a guy she hasn't ever visible in her life.

When Clea without warning encounters this guy in individual she is stunned—and feels an instantaneous and strong connection. As they develop nearer, they're drawn deep into the secret in the back of her father’s disappearance and notice the centuries-old fact in the back of their extreme bond. Torn by way of a perilous love triangle and haunted via a robust mystery that holds their destiny, jointly they race opposed to time to solve their previous for you to keep their future—and their lives.

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Broken Homes: A Rivers of London Novel

By Ben Aaronovitch

My identify is Peter furnish, and i'm a keeper of the key flame -- no matter what that is.

Truth be informed, there is a lot I nonetheless do not know. My more advantageous Nightingale, formerly the final of England's wizardly governmental strength, is making an attempt to coach me right education for a magician's apprentice. yet even he does not have all of the solutions. often i am only a constable sworn to implement the Queen’s Peace, with the occasional aid from a few strange acquaintances and a well-placed fireplace blast. With the recent yr, i've got 3 major goals, a) cross the detective examination so i will formally turn into a DC, b) determine what the hell my courting with Lesley Mai, an previous buddy from the strength and now fellow apprentice, is meant to be, and most significantly, c) get during the 12 months with out destroying an enormous landmark.

Two out of 3 isn’t undesirable, right?

A mutilated physique in Crawley capacity one other assassin is at the free. The major suspect is one Robert Weil, who could both be a standard serial killer or an affiliate of the twisted magician often called the Faceless guy -- a guy whose past encounters i have slightly survived. i have additionally bought a case a few city planner going below a tube educate and one other a few stolen grimoire.

But then i am getting be aware of anything very abnormal taking place in Elephant and chateau, on a housing property designed by way of a nutter, equipped via charlatans, and inhabited via the actually determined. If there is a connection to the Crawley case, i will be getting into a few difficult waters of juristiction with the neighborhood river spirits. we have now a prickly heritage, to assert the least.

Just the common day for a magician constable.

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The Nightmare Stone

By Finian Black

The last word fortunate holiday offers John Harris and his family members the chance to satisfy their wildest goals. yet all goals have a darker facet, and John's prior isn't distant, able to achieve via to solid its shadow.

One hundred years in the past, their new domestic was once the scene for unusual occasions that can't simply be defined. As John feels his earlier draw ever closer, he is familiar with that he needs to withstand his inner most fears if he's to avoid historical past repeating itself.

And because the prior and current collide, a strength past his keep an eye on or comprehension is seeking one, ultimate conflict.

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Nephilim and the Pyramid of the Apocalypse

By Patrick Heron

They seem within the first pages of the Bible, sons of God who coupled with mere mortals sooner than and after the Flood. they're the fallen angels and their children--the Nephilim--who also are the genuine developers of the pyramids and different nice monuments of old background.

The fact in the back of Myth

In The Nephilim and the Pyramid of the Apocalypse, writer Patrick Heron examines historical texts from Genesis to the Book of Enoch to Revelations to as soon as and for all determine the genuine identification of this mysterious, misplaced race of big beings. Are they angels? Genetic monsters? Are they characters of delusion and fantasy? Are they nonetheless between us? inside those pages the solutions are ultimately printed.

Solving The Riddle Of The Pyramids

The identification of the Nephilim firmly in hand, Patrick Heron takes his study deeper, utilizing technological know-how and an exam of age-old prophecies to find the real which means of the pyramids. His outstanding findings deal with the significance of the pyramid form and its diabolical target to supplant the town of God. And final yet no longer least, as soon as the riddle of the pyramids is solved, its value in aiding to navigate the arrival Apocalypse is absolutely illuminated.

Patrick Heron used to be born in Dublin, eire in 1952, and has a B.S. and M.A. in enterprise experiences from Trinity university, Dublin. on the age of 24, he started his Christian stroll following an epiphany he skilled whereas examining the Bible. In 1997, having lately develop into attracted to Bible prophecy in regards to the "end times," Patrick released his best-selling booklet Apocalypse Soon. He at present is living in Dublin together with his kinfolk and isn't linked to any specific church or denomination.

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Zombie: A Novel

By Joyce Carol Oates

Zombie is a vintage novel of darkish obsession from the intense Joyce Carol Oates. a super, unflinching trip into the brain of a serial killer, Zombie views the realm throughout the eyes of Quentin P., newly paroled intercourse criminal, as he chillingly evolves from rapist to mass assassin. Joyce Carol Oates—the prolific writer of such a lot of striking bestsellers, together with The Gravediggers Daughter, Blonde, and The Falls—demonstrates why she ranks between America’s most dear and complete literary artists with this provocative, breathtaking, and annoying masterwork.

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Dead in the Family: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood)

By Charlaine Harris

After enduring torture and the lack of family in the course of the short yet lethal Fae warfare, Sookie Stackhouse is harm and she's mad. with regards to the one brilliant spot in her existence is the affection she thinks she feels for vampire Eric Northman. yet he is below scrutiny through the recent vampire king. and because the political implications of the shifters' coming-out are starting to be felt, Sookie's connection to 1 specific have been attracts her into the damaging debate. additionally, notwithstanding the doorways to Faery were closed, there are nonetheless a few fae at the human side-and one among them is indignant at Sookie...very, very angry...

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