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New Arrivals - Paranormal Fiction
"Jim Rook, remedial English teacher and psychic, knows it?s going to be a bad day. He nearly runs over someone dressed entirely in black ? but why did they walk right in the middle of the college driveway? And who just walks off into the fog after nearly being run over? But when a splash of blood appears on a questionnaire Jim realizes that his day isn?t going to be merely bad: it?s going to be the day from hell. Perhaps quite literally"--P.  of jacket.
In exchange for protection under Prince Anton, orphaned sisters Céline and Amelie Fawe agree to use their skills as seers to solve a series of bizarre deaths, forcing them to navigate a dark and mysterious world where they discover they have more power than they could have ever imagined.
"When Kylie's most powerful enemy returns to destroy her once and for all, there's only one way to stop him: to step into her full powers and make a stunning transformation that will amaze everyone around her"--From publisher description.
As Fernie and Gustav battle the Shadow Eater, who seeks The Nightmare Vault for his master, the evil Lord Obsidian, Fernie learns about Gustav's mysterious past and just what happened to his missing parents.
"As the leader of the Blackpaw werewolf pack, Nick Jenner had spent years protecting his people from dark outside forces. When the victim of a feral drifter turns up on Blackpaw territory, he thinks nothing of bringing her home while her attacker is hunted down and destroyed. But Jenner soon finds that nothing about his alluring new houseguest is what it seems. Mia D'Alessandro, a dark beauty with abilities she would rather forget, was mortified to find herself the victim of a man she thought she could trust. As the full moon approaches, his bite will unleash an inner wolf that can destroy her unless she bonds with a pack. But the darkness now stalking her threatens to destroy far more, including her strong, silent guardian."-- P.  of cover.
After surviving a lightning strike, Kiya Mortenson takes a job as a nanny to five pugs in the Oregon wilderness. She meets Peter Faa, who, a member of the Watch tracking a murderer and his own estranged family of Travellers, changes her life forever.
"Fifteen-year-old Lucy discovers that she is a chantress who can perform magic by singing, and the only one who can save England from the control of the dangerous Lord Protector"--Provided by publisher.
An original member of the League of the Black Swan, Manhattan investigator Luke Oliver is drawn back into his own cursed past while working for a new client, which places the life of the only woman he has ever loved in great danger.
Targeted by a disabled former spy for the Crown who wrongly believes she is blackmailing his sister, Beatrice Lockwood offers her assistance in tracking down the real culprit and eventually falls for the spy, only to find herself hunted by a mad scientist who would resurrect a dead lover.
Detective Inspector Cass Jones investigates three murders in economically-ravaged London, the third involving the supposed murder-suicide of his brother, sister-in-law and nephew, but becomes a suspect himself when he suggests they were killed by another person.
Imagines a near-future world decimated by an apocalyptic infection spread by a zombie-like alien race that slowly colonizes the Earth.
Exiled angel Mercy "wakes" as unhappy teen Lela, who cares for her dying mother but never herself, and as Mercy begins to remember Ryan, the boy she fell in love with in another life, and Luc, the angel haunting her dreams, she must decide whether to risk Lela's life to gain her heart's desire.
Residing in a desolate abbey protected by gargoyles, two beautiful teenaged sisters in turn-of-the-twentieth-century Paris discover deadly and otherworldly truths as they search for their missing brother.
"The Parisian revenants have been betrayed by their trusted ally, Violette. Now Vincent is dead and Violette has destroyed his body so that he cannot be reanimated. Refusing to give up on her love, Kate searches for a way to reincarnate him in time to prevent an all-out war between the bardia and the numa."--Provided by publisher.
"The Tower Syndicate will fall... The secret daughter of the head of an infamous Skilled crime family, Sera Brandt has hidden her past, her potential and especially her powers. But when a tragedy strikes her other family, Sera needs justice. And the only way to get it is to reveal her heritage including a rare Skill and take the reins of the Tower Syndicate from her cunning and malicious aunt. If he can figure out how... Kristopher Daniels might have the answer. He's fought the syndicate to protect his sisters, but hed never realized just how close to the new heir he needed to get.... And if they can survive. Neither is used to trusting. But theres something between them that cant be ignored. And so Sera is on the run with a man she can't figure out, a target on her back and the new knowledge of just how powerful she really is...."--Publisher's description.
Tasked with infiltrating a rogue group of preternaturals and stop them from launching an attack, Keira O'Brien, a fey with a criminal record, joins forces with demon Finn Evnissyen, a hired assassin looking for a way out--and a way to earn his freedom.
"Lennox Taskill is a dissolute rogue, a powerful witch who some say even trades his enchantments for profit when it pleases him. His only loyalty is to his coven, his disdain for humanity sealed by the searing memory of his mother burning at the stake. So when the wife of a wealthy landlord comes seeking his help, the beguiling Chloris Keavey unwittingly presents Lennox with his greatest opportunity for distraction, and retribution. By failing to produce an heir, Chloris faces a terrible threat : being turned out by her heartless husband. Now, she vows to get with child, even if it means surrendering her body, and soul, to Lennox's seductive magic. But with a witch hunt brewing, Lennox and Chloris are soon risking everything for their forbidden nights of ecstasy, and to protect the secret that could cost them their lives"--From publisher description.
Half-vampire, half-werewolf Riley Jenson must use all the vampire powers at her command as she tracks two vicious serial killers--one who targets high-society strumpets and their lovers, and the other who selects victims with tragic pasts.
Four years after the horrific events in Leadville, a young woman from England, Victoria Dawes, sets into motion a series of events that will lead Cora and herself out into the New Mexico desert in pursuit of Anaba, a Navajo witch bent on taking revenge for the atrocities committed against her people.
When her brothers' lives are threatened, Lady Margaret Chattan, who has vowed never to marry in order to break her family's centuries-old curse, teams up with Laird Heath Mcnachtan to fight a powerful supernatural foe.
A collection of four paranormal romance stories includes Nina Bangs' "Ties that bind," in which Cassie Tyler gets drawn into a vampire gang war while working at a funeral home.
After dying in a car accident, fourteen-year-old Jenna's older brother returns as an angel to help Jenna solve a mystery that not only holds the key to her survival, but also to their mother's mysterious depression and their father's disappearance.
My soul to keep: Aside from the whole "I scream when someone is about to die" thing, Kaylee Cavanaugh's life has gotten better. Until the hellion Avari starts tempting everyone with an exotic new drug, demon's breath. My soul to steal: Now on shaky ground with Nash Hudson, Kaylee is taking their relationship easy. But then Sabine, Nash's ex, storms into their lives. Reaper: Though Tod Hudson died two years ago, thanks to his job as a Reaper he's never had to move on or let go of his family, no matter how much Nash would like him to! But few people know about how he came to accept the job of claiming souls.