Blood Lines (Blood Books)

By Tanya Huff

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An evil being has been sealed away for hundreds of years in a sarcophagus by no means intended to be opened, ready patiently for his probability to upward thrust back. Now, delivered to the Egyptology division of Toronto’s Royal Ontario Museum, the seals and spells that imprisoned him chipped clear of his discoverers, he has reached forth to say the minds and souls of Toronto’s unsuspecting electorate. And simply 3 humans had any feel that anything used to be wrong….

For Henry Fitzroy, it all started with terrifying photos of the solar, a marker of dying for a vampire. Fearing for his sanity, he turns to his sometimes-lover, deepest investigator Vicki Taylor, for aid. because the fight to deal with Henry’s obsession, Vicki’s closest good friend and previous associate Mike Celluci, is following up on mysterious deaths on the museum, definite strength from past the grave is chargeable for everything.

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Otherbound

By Corinne Duyvis

Nolan does not see darkness while he closes his eyes. as an alternative, he is transported into the brain of Amara, a lady dwelling in a unique international. Nolan's lifestyles in his small Arizona city is stuffed with historical past assessments, kin stress, and laundry; his mom and dad imagine he has epilepsy, judging from his widespread blackouts. Amara's global is stuffed with magic and risk -- she's a mute servant lady who is tasked with conserving a renegade princess. Nolan is barely an observer in Amara's international -- until eventually he learns to regulate her. at the beginning, Amara is terrified. Then, she's livid. yet to maintain the princess -- and themselves -- alive, they're going to need to interact and detect the reality in the back of their connection.

a desirable premise, sincerely and compellingly written and imagined by means of a startlingly unique debut author.

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City of Stairs (The Divine Cities)

By Robert Jackson Bennett

An atmospheric and intrigue-filled novel of useless gods, buried histories, and a mysterious, protean city--from certainly one of America's so much acclaimed younger SF writers.

town of Bulikov as soon as wielded the powers of the gods to overcome the area, enslaving and brutalizing millions—until its divine protectors have been killed. Now Bulikov has develop into simply one other colonial outpost of the world's new geopolitical energy, however the surreal panorama of the town itself—first formed, now shattered, via the millions of miracles its guardians as soon as labored upon it—stands as a continuing, haunting reminder of its former supremacy.

Into this damaged urban steps Shara Thivani. formally, the unassuming younger lady is simply one other junior diplomat despatched by means of Bulikov's oppressors. Unofficially, she is one in all her country's such a lot comprehensive spies, dispatched to trap a assassin. yet as Shara pursues the killer, she starts off to suspect that the beings who governed this bad position will not be as lifeless as they seem—and that Bulikov's merciless reign won't but be over.

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The Capture (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 1)

By Kathryn Lasky

GUARDIANS OF GA'HOOLE is a vintage hero mythology in regards to the struggle among solid and evil. This sequence is stuffed with event, suspense, and heart.

In the 1st booklet within the GUARDIANS... sequence, the reader is brought to Soren, a barn owl and the center piece of the sequence. while Soren is driven from his family's nest by means of his older brother, he's rescued from yes demise at the woodland ground via brokers from a mysterious college for orphaned owls, St. Aggie's. whilst Soren arrives at St. Aggie's, he suspects there's extra to the college than meets the attention. He and his new buddy, the shrewdpermanent and scrappy Gylfie, discover that St. Aggie's is basically a coaching camp the place the school's chief can groom younger owls to aid in attaining her goal--(cont.)

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Last Guardian (The Stones of Power: Jon Shannow Trilogy)

By David Gemmell

"David Gemmell tells a story of very actual experience, the stuff of precise epic fantasy."
--R.A. Salvatore, manhattan occasions Bestselling author

While the Earth quaked, a dangerous energy burst forth from historical Atlantis. For the gate of time were torn open, liberating a cataclysmic evil.

Only the final father or mother, Jon Shannow, the mythical pistoleer, may close the lethal portal. yet to complete this he must locate the shining Sword of God, stated to be floating one of the clouds within the perilous lands past the wall, the place beasts walked like males and worship a gloomy goddess.  As Shannow launched into his very unlikely quest, demons accumulated in wait.

And--somewhere--a golden-haired girl used to be dreaming of blood . . .

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The Dark Defiles (Land Fit for Heroes)

By Richard K. Morgan

Joe Abercrombie’s Best Served Cold meets George R. R. Martin’s A video game of Thrones within the ultimate novel in Richard ok. Morgan’s epic A Land healthy for Heroes trilogy, which burst onto the fable scene with The metal Remains and The chilly Commands.

Ringil Eskiath, a reluctant hero seen as a corrupt degenerate via the very those who call for his support, has traveled a long way looking for the Illwrack Changeling, a deathless human sorcerer-warrior raised via the bloodthirsty Aldrain, former rulers of the area. Separated from his companions—Egar the Dragonbane and Archeth—Ringil dangers his soul to grasp a dangerous magic that by myself can problem the may of the Changeling. whereas Archeth and the Dragonbane embark on a path of blood and tears that finally ends up exposing long-buried secrets and techniques, Ringil reveals himself proven as by no means prior to, together with his existence and all life putting within the balance.

Praise for The darkish Defiles
 
“A finale that screens the entire purposefully challenging edges and grim beauty that made the 1st volumes stand out.”Kirkus Reviews
 
“Morgan brings his colossal A Land healthy for Heroes myth trilogy to a rousing end. . . . anticipate surprises and suspense, besides the standard derring-do and pleasing characters.”Booklist
 
Praise for Richard ok. Morgan and his acclaimed sequence, A Land healthy for Heroes

“Bold, brutal, and making no compromises—Richard ok. Morgan doesn’t rather a lot twist the clichés of delusion as take an awl to them. Then set fireplace to them.”—Joe Abercrombie

“Morgan has taken conventional sword and sorcery tropes and given them a difficult, modern kick. The anitithesis of the comfortable fairytale, this one is for large boys.”The Times (London)

“A crisp stylist who demonstrates equivalent facility with motion scenes and angst.”—The big apple instances booklet Review

“A full-immersion event, uncompromising and bleakly magnificent.”—Kirkus Reviews

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Thereafter: Afterlife #2 (Afterlife Series) (Volume 2)

By Terri Bruce

Not anything in lifestyles is loose. seems, not anything within the afterlife is, both. while recently-deceased Irene Dunphy determined to “follow the light,” she inspiration she’d prove in Heaven or Hell and her trip will be over. Boy, used to be she mistaken. She quickly unearths that “the different part” isn’t a last vacation spot yet a type of purgatory the place billions of spirits are caught, without solution to stream ahead or again. Even worse, deranged phantoms referred to as “Hungry Ghosts” stalk the lifeless, cause on destroying them. the single manner out is for Irene to disregard her existence on Earth—including the boy who risked every little thing to assist her move over—which she’s now not approximately to do. As Irene desperately searches for another, aid all at once is available in the unlikeliest of types: a twelfth-century Spanish knight and a nineteenth-century American cowboy. much more miraculous, one deals an opportunity for redemption; the opposite, love. regrettably, she won’t manage to have both if she can’t have the opportunity to flee the hellish limbo the place they’re all trapped.

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The Last Four Things (The Left Hand of God, Book 2)

By Paul Hoffman

Dying, Judgement, Heaven and Hell. those are the final 4 issues. Now there are 5. Meet Thomas Cale. Returning to the Sanctuary of the Redeemers, Thomas Cale is advised through the Lord Militant that the destruction of mankind is important; the single method to undo God's maximum mistake. Cale doubtless accepts his position within the finishing of the realm: destiny has painted him because the Left Hand of God, the Angel of demise. Absolute energy is inside his clutch, the terrifying zeal and army may well of the Redeemers a weapon for him to deal with as easily as he as soon as used a knife. yet possibly now not even the awful strength that the Redeemers carry over Cale is adequate - the boy who turns from like to toxic hatred in a heartbeat, the boy who switches among kindness and sheer violence within the blink of a watch. The annihilation that the Redeemers search might be in Cale's fingers - yet his soul is way stranger than they can ever comprehend.

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Age of Conan: Songs of Victory: Legends of Kern, Volume 3

By Loren L. Coleman

The military of Kern "Wolf-Eye" has been scattered, and because the lifeless are buried, the tribes assemble to decide on new leaders.

To turn out his worthy, Kern needs to search out the home of Crom, the place rests a weapon of legend that could kill any guy, beast, or god. For in his center he understands that no longer all glory lies at the battlefield, and that there's no sacrifice too nice to sing one final music of victory.

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