By Jennifer Estep
There’s not anything worse than a merciless, crafty enemy with time to kill—and my homicide to plan.
With depraved fireplace elemental Mab Monroe long past, you’d imagine i may eventually capture a holiday. yet someone’s regularly attempting to take me down, both as Gin Blanco or my murderer alter-ago. Now alongside comes the Spider’s new arch-nemesis, the mysteriously named M. M. Monroe, who's gleefully operating extra time to catch me in a sticky internet of deceit.
The factor is, I’m no longer the single objective. i will be able to see throughout the tangled threads adequate to understand that each little bit of undesirable good fortune my associates were having in recent times isn't any accident—and that every unlucky “coincidence” is only one extra arrow drawing ever towards hitting the true bulls-eye. even though new to Ashland, this M. M. Monroe isn't any stranger to irony, attempting to get me, an murderer, framed for homicide. but, as my enemy’s grasp plan is slowly printed, i've got a sinking feeling that it'll take greater than my strong Ice and Stone magic to forestall my entire existence from going up in flames.
By Nalini Singh
Brenna, a she-wolf Psy, used to be kidnapped by way of a serial killer-and back a monster. the one one who may also help her is Judd, a telekinetic and Council defector. however the ardour burning among them may perhaps push them either over the sting of sanity.
By Brad Steiger, Sherry Hansen Steiger
A professional at the unexplained and paranormal learn, Brad and Sherry Steiger flip their designated and noteworthy skills to the daring storytelling of encounters with the unknown from in the course of the a long time. From mysterious strangers and unpredictable beings to bizarre habit and paranormal phenomena, they examine claims of visits from ghastly ghosts, otherworldly creatures, extraterrestrial beings dwelling between us, phantoms, spirits and different money owed of encounters with the unexplained.
Over a hundred thirty surprising debts of actual Encounters with the supernatural, equivalent to ...
*Visitors from others worlds who've had Earth below surveillance for hundreds of years, carrying out their actions in secret— even abducting people for his or her personal study and undeclared ends.
*Members of mystery societies who constructed a complicated expertise centuries in the past which has been stored hidden in underground or undersea towns.
*Time tourists from the long run. Beings who declare to be our descendents from the longer term who're returning to check the real future of humankind.
*Ghosts that hang-out humans, locations, and things—and poltergeists that create havoc.
*Beasties and monsters present in everyone's worst nightmares—and occasionally of their campsites, fields, and yards.
*Other Dimensional viewers, Beings, Creatures, or Entities that come now not from a remote global in our sun procedure or the other, yet from an adjoining space-time continuum latest on one other vibrational/dimensional frequency or point.
*Previously unknown, unidentified terrestrial life-forms, such beings as "sky-critters," "sky fish," “rods," and “orbs." *As but unknown actual energies which may be activated by way of the psyche, the subconscious point of the human brain. *Archetypal creatures and entities of the collective subconscious which are the results of energies which are available via goals, meditations, and different states of altered attention.
*Interactions with beings which were dubbed elves, fairies, devas in the course of the centuries.
*The tremendous, inventive aspect of goals. *Out-of-body mind-traveling via Time and house.
*Majestic beings who're defined within the scriptures of many international religions as angels or demons.
By Simon R. Green
The Drood family members is all that stands among Humanity and all of the forces of darkness. They have been alleged to guard the realm, yet ended up ruling it. Eddie Drood came upon the lies on the center of his kin, and taken them down. For his sins, they positioned him liable: to run the kinfolk, and to redeem it. Eddie feels the necessity to end up to the realm that the Drood relations is as robust because it ever was once. So he makes a decision to wipe out one in all Humanity's maximum enemies, the soul eaters referred to as the Loathly Ones. yet as soon as begun in this enterprise, he discovers that the Loathly Ones are only the forerunners of anything a ways worse; the Many-Angled Ones, the Hungry Gods, descending from a better measurement to eat each residing factor during this global. Eddie Drood has obtained his paintings minimize out for him ...
By Jeffrey J. Kripal
Most students brush aside examine into the magical as pseudoscience, a frivolous pursuit for the paranoid or gullible. Even historians of faith, whose paintings evidently attends to occasions past the area of empirical technological know-how, have proven scant curiosity within the topic. however the background of psychical phenomena, Jeffrey J. Kripal contends, is an untapped resource of perception into the sacred and through tracing that historical past in the course of the final centuries of Western inspiration we will see its capability centrality to the severe learn of religion.
Kripal grounds his examine within the paintings of 4 significant figures within the historical past of paranormal study: psychical researcher Frederic Myers; author and stand-up comedian Charles castle; astronomer, laptop scientist, and ufologist Jacques Vallee; and thinker and sociologist Bertrand Méheust. via incisive analyses of those thinkers, Kripal ushers the reader right into a beguiling international someplace among truth, fiction, and fraud. The cultural historical past of telepathy, teleportation, and UFOs; a ghostly love tale; the occult dimensions of technological know-how fiction; chilly struggle psychic espionage; galactic colonialism; and the intimate dating among awareness and tradition all come jointly in Authors of the Impossible, a stunning and profound examine how the mystical bridges the sacred and the scientific.
By Angie Fox
Even in the course of a truce, Dr. Petra Robichaud has her palms complete because the M*A*S*H health care provider to a military of warring gods—especially whilst Medusa herself turns up pregnant. Petra has no suggestion what to anticipate while a gorgon’s waiting for, yet she won’t permit it flip her to stone. because the healer-hero of an historic prophesy, it’s Petra’s task to maintain the peace. yet because the lover to a warrior demi-god, she is familiar with how very unlikely a few jobs can be…
Commander Galen is attractive, powerful, and sworn to steer his workforce to hell and again. but if he declares to Petra that he can not danger her lifestyles for his love, the general practitioner is on her own…Until a mysterious new entity—in the shape of a hot-blooded male—enters the image. Can he be relied on? Can he be resisted? in the meantime, an oracle offers one other prophesy that areas Petra again at the frontlines with the guy she can be certain to for eternity—in love, or in war…
By Anne Bishop
View our characteristic on Anne Bishop’s Shalador's Lady.Return to the "intense...erotic...and imaginative" (Nancy Kress) international of the nationwide bestselling Black Jewels novels during this sequel to The Shadow Queen.
For years the Shalador humans suffered the cruelties of the corrupt Queens who governed them, forbidding their traditions, punishing those that dared convey defiance, and forcing many extra into hiding. Now that their land has been cleansed of tainted Blood, the Rose-Jeweled Queen, woman Cassidy, makes it her accountability to revive it and turn out her skill to rule.
yet no matter if girl Cassidy succeeds, different hazards anticipate. For the Black Widows see visions inside of their tangled webs that whatever is coming that might swap the land-and woman Cassidy-forever...
By Sharon Hannaford
Town will be calm, yet is the Hunter approximately to develop into the hunted?
For the 1st time in months town is peaceable, so peaceable that Gabi’s suspension from the Societas Malus Venatori doesn’t consider like a punishment. Her dating with Julius is better than ever and Kyle has eventually came upon his soul mate, no matter if he turns out to want a few convincing. Gabi thinks boredom is her such a lot significant issue. She couldn’t be extra wrong.
The customer Julius has been either anticipating and dreading arrives, bringing with him dire information. An previous enemy, out to spoil them, has printed to the Masters of the Vampire race that Gabi is a Dhampir. The visitor’s presence additionally solutions the query that’s been simmering in Gabi’s head for years; the reality of her origins. This fact brings with it a deeper realizing of the consequences of her very life, and he or she doesn’t like what she discovers. yet it’s too overdue to alter what’s been performed and Julius needs to now solution to the Princeps’ Court.
As Gabi makes plans to depart the town, drawing hazard clear of family and friends, a depressing prophesy through the Magi Oracles forces her to alter path. she is going to no longer be leaving town by myself, and he or she are not working from the probability. She, Julius and a handful of others can be heading directly into the mouth of the beast. they have to current themselves at courtroom prior to the Princeps shuttle to town and inadvertently discover probably the most heavily guarded secrets and techniques of the Magi world.
While the Princeps put on a face of impartiality and civility, what boils underneath the skin is a typhoon of selfishness, greed, lust and perversion. possibility lurks in each nook and it quickly turns into transparent that somebody is decided to make sure that Gabi won't ever get the opportunity of a good hearing.
Old acquaintances and previous enemies do what they've got continuously performed top, whereas new buddies and new enemies emerge at each flip. just one factor is certain; it’ll be a chilly day in Hell earlier than Hellcat is going down with out a fight.
Put the espresso on and hot up your page-turning finger, it’s going to be an extended night.
By Angie Fox
The hard-won cease-fire among the fighting immortals doesn’t final lengthy. within the blink of an eye fixed, human general practitioner Dr. Petra Robichaud is again at the frontlines, and starring in yet one more of the oracle’s prophesies. because the in basic terms healer who can check with the useless, Petra doesn’t have a lot selection approximately her role—even while her breathtaking ex-lover exhibits up at precisely the improper time…
Petra could have moved on whilst Commander Galen left her, yet she by no means forgot him—and the passionate moments they shared. Seeing him back is a distraction she quite doesn’t desire with either armies honing new guns, and wounded in every single place her M*A*S*H unit. yet how can she face up to him? It’s now or by no means for the demi-god Galen to develop into Petra’s mate…but with the destiny of humanity at stake, will their wish be well worth the expense?
By Amanda M. Lee
Being the meekest Winchester witch is … difficult.
For Clove Winchester, that hasn't ever extra obvious than now. yes, she’s bought a brand new romance brewing with Sam Cornell – yet her cousins Bay and Thistle are combating her each step of ways on that entrance.
When her father methods her with a chance to function an in-house psychic for the outlet of his new lodge, Clove jumps on the probability. it will likely be a chance for her and Sam to spend a few much-needed time by myself – and feature a few enjoyable within the procedure.
Of direction, considering that she’s a Winchester witch, not anything is going as deliberate.
When Thistle and Bay – and their respective boyfriends – appear for the weekend festivities, and the outlet actions are interrupted via an avenging ghost, the hot hotel is in a precarious place.
That’s on most sensible of Aunt Tillie’s efforts to undermine the tender release – and she’s feeling really vindictive.
Can Clove and her cousins keep the Dragonfly resort? Or is Clove in for a mountain of distress?
Note: this can be a brief novella set within the depraved Witches of the Midwest international. it's nearly 20,000 phrases, and won't take where of normal installments within the sequence. It’s only a brief picture so that you can get to grasp a number of the different characters in Hemlock Cove. thanks for interpreting.