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New Arrivals - Paranormal Fiction
When evidence points to her vampire friends as the killers of weres, Celia finds her relationship with alpha werewolf, Aric, jeopardized until a new threat emerges in the form of a mysterious group called The Tribe who have set their sights on Celia and her sisters.
In 1828, English cousins Cecelia and Kate and their husbands search for a missing German railway engineer and with the help of their wizardry skills, uncover a plot that could endanger the unity of England.
"There are those who walk among us who are no longer alive, but not yet crossed over. They seek retribution, vengeance, to warn. Among the living, few intuit their presence. Katie O'Hara is one who can. As she's drawn deeper and deeper into a gruesome years-old murder, whispered warnings from a spectral friend become more and more insistent. But Katie must uncover the truth: could David Beckett really be guilty of his fianceé's murder? Worse--the body count's rising on the Island of Bones, and the dead seem to be reenacting some macabre tableaux from history."--P.  of cover.
St. George and his fellow heros have kept the last humans of Los Angles alive and created a bustling town. Now an implacable enemy known as Legion is using zombies as pawns in his attacks on L.A.
Strange things were happening in Drake House: A perfect rose appearing on a pillow ... an antique dress materializing out of nowhere ... a mysterious spirit roaming the halls ... Five years after Rachel Lindquist had left California to chase her dreams, she returned home to care for her aging mother, only to find herself chasing a ghost! Addie Lindquist insisted a presence haunted Drake House and had hired noted parapsychologist Bryan Hennessy to investigate, but Rachel knew better than to believe in what she couldn't see or to surrender to the strong current of desire pulling her towards Bryan. Bryan had dealt with skeptics before, but convincing Rachel was the biggest challenge of his life. The enchanting beauty had lost faith in everything that wasn't practical, and that included matters of the heart. As Bryan fought her reluctance to succumb to feelings she couldn't control, a second, more sinister force began to stalk them, threatening to drive them from Drake House and from each other a force that could be banished only by a man who believed in the power of love and ... Magic.
To London Society, they were a group of well-educated ladies who gather to discuss literature, exchange needlework techniques, and gossip about the bachelors of the ton. But, behind closed doors at the Lavender House, these ladies are so much more Ella St. James is worried about her friend who has been having clandestine meetings with a stranger. Then the woman turns up dead, and Ella is determined to discover the truth. But, Sir Thomas Drake seems to be everywhere she turns, and for a woman who believes that love is not only blind but also stupid, Ella's attraction to him is inexplicable. Thomas has secrets of his own and he cannot afford to become distracted by a young beauty no matter what his heart tells him.
Receiving a vague prediction from psychic Dr. Meadows that Brandon or Nash want to turn her into a werewolf, Celeste places her hopes in her father's cure and considers ending her relationship with Brandon.
As an air Elemental, 17-year-old Emily Morgan doesn't have much power. That's okay--she knows what happens to kids who do. Like Michael Merrick. He's an earth Elemental, one with enough power to level cities. Which makes him sexy, dangerous, and completely off limits. At least according to Emily's family. But her summer job puts her in close contact with Michael, and neither of them can help the attraction they feel. When forces of nature like theirs collide, one misstep could get someone killed. Because Emily's family doesn't just want her to stay away from him. They want him dead.
"Alpha wolf Ridge Addison left his wife in Las Vegas, vowing to put their one reckless night of passion behind him and return to his clan. Thirteen years later he needs a divorce so he can become pack leader. Yet he's never forgotten the sensuous witch whose life he saved ... or the knee-buckling kisses he still craves. After they parted, Abigail tried banishing Ridge from her memory. Now her heart belongs only to her son. But when the boy is kidnapped, she knows she alone can't save him. Though Abigail's body still aches for Ridge, she's willing to give him his freedom in exchange for his help. But who will shield her heart from the only man she's ever let claim her, body and soul?"--Publisher.
"Ebony Hawkins was kidnapped as a baby and brought to our world by an evil force--a force that hoped to harness her angel power one day. Hidden for sixteen years, even Ebony doesn't know her true identity"-- Provided by publisher.
Dazzling her patrons with scrumptious cupcakes at her Salem, Massachusetts, bakery, Elizabeth Tucker continues to fall for the irresistible Diesel, who protects her from a villain who is seeking mystical stones tied to the seven deadly sins.
A paranormal mystery introducing the transvictus, a unique shape shifter. Van and Vanna run a detective agency, but their clients never see them together for one reason: a sexual encounter transforms one into the other, and nudity readers them invisible. This gives them a distinct advantage when doing detective work, but presents interesting dilemmas for his and her love lives. In this first book of the series, Van and Vanna take on the case of a woman suspected of killing her husband.
Possessed by the demon of Defeat, Strider cannot lose a challenge without suffering unimaginable pain. For him, nothing stands in the way of victory. Until Kaia, an enchanting Harpy, tempts him to the razor's edge of surrender. Known among her people as the Disappointment, Kaia must bring home the gold in the Harpy Games or die. Strider is a distraction she can't afford because he has an agenda of his own ..
Abby Cooper must keep her FBI agent fiancé safe from harm after she has a frightening premonition of his murder and her spirit guides alert her to approaching danger.
1777: In the throes of the Revolutionary War, Landon Mansion is commandeered by British Lord "Butcher" Bedford. He stabs Lucy Tarleton--who spurned his king and his love--leaving her to die in her father's arms. NOW: After the day's final tour, docent Allison Leigh makes her rounds while locking up...and finds a colleague slumped over Bedford's desk, impaled on his own replica bayonet. Resident ghosts may be the stock-in-trade of stately Philadelphia homes, but Allison--a noted historian--is indignant at the prospect of "ghost hunters" investigating this apparent murder. Agent Tyler Montague knows his hauntings and his history. But while Allison is skeptical of the newcomer, a second mysterious murder occurs. Has "Butcher" Bedford resurfaced? Or is there another malevolent force at work in Landon Mansion? Wary, yet deeply attracted, Allison has to trust in Tyler and work with him to discover just what uninvited guest--dead or alive--has taken over the house. Or their lives could become history!
"An unexpected lost message from the angels surfaces, and sweet Southern girl Anna, daughter of a guardian angel and a fallen one, finds herself traveling the globe in an attempt to gain support for her cause from fellow Nephilim. Meanwhile, her true love, Kaiden Rowe, the son of the Duke of Lust, is plaguing her heart and mind"-- Provided by publisher.
My name is Amelia Gray. I am the Graveyard Queen, a cemetery restorer who sees ghosts. My father passed down four rules to keep me safe and I've broken every last one. A door has opened and evil wants me back. In order to protect myself, I've vowed to return to those rules. But the ghost of a murdered cop needs my help to find his killer. The clues lead me to the dark side of Charleston where witchcraft, root doctors and black magic still flourish and back to John Devlin, a haunted police detective I should only love from afar. Now I'm faced with a terrible choice: follow the rules or follow my heart.
Hunting down the monsters that escaped from Purgatory into the human world, Jinx, a Dire wolf without a pack, is distracted from his mission by a fellow Dire on the verge of discovering her powers.
Covering up her own murder was one thing, but faking life is much harder than Kaylee Cavanaugh expected. After weeks spent "recovering," she's back in school, fighting to stay visible to the human world. But to earn her keep in the human world, Kaylee must reclaim stolen souls.
In Wyoming, a little girl reads people?s darkest secrets by the way they fold their arms. In New York, a man sensing patterns in the stock market racks up $300 billion. In Chicago, a woman can go invisible by being where no one is looking. They?re called 2brilliants,3 and since 1980, one percent of people have been born this way. Nick Cooper is among them; a federal agent, Cooper has gifts rendering him exceptional at hunting terrorists. His latest target may be the most dangerous man alive, a brilliant drenched in blood and intent on provoking civil war. But to catch him, Cooper will have to violate everything he believes in?and betray his own kind.
"Transported back in time to her old Los Angeles fortune-telling shop, witch Jolie Wilkins is stuck in a deja vu gone terribly wrong as two men vie for her heart and the fate of the Underworld hangs in the balance" --NoveList Plus.
Two unlikely investigators are charged with investigating mystical phenomena in a future world nearly destroyed by religious extremists.
Katie Smith is the best of her class, part of an elite hunting force trained to eliminate werewolves from the hills of Western Virginia. She's good at it because she has the kind of focus and drive that won't back down no matter how steep the odds. Call it southern sass. Whatever it is, there's no denying her willingness to risk everything for the only man she's ever cared about--a man on the verge of losing his very humanity. . .
Part science fiction, part horror--and, at its core, a love story, between a brilliant young computer genius and the fragile woman he has loved since high school. Now, he must bend time and space to save her life, as the world around them descends into apocalyptic madness.