New Arrivals - Paranormal Fiction
"Zev Hunter was an elite warrior, a dark-blood dealer of death to rogue Lycans who preyed on mankind. He was a loner, never given to personal attachments, and damned fierce at his job. But Zev begins to question his past and his purpose when he awakens in the darkness of the sacred cave of warriors--and is soothed back to consciousness by the sensuously familiar voice of one woman, the woman who has haunted his fantasies for centuries. She was Branislava, member of the Dragonseeker clan. For this half-mage, half-Carpathian temptress, the ritual of awakening Zev to the council of warriors was the only way to save him."--Provided by publisher.
A tracker of lethal criminals, hybrid demon Zane Wynter must bring Jana Carter, an Ignitor who can conjure and control fire, to justice until she convinces him that she has been framed for a crime she didn't commit by a group that plans to rid the world of paranormals.
Germany, 1659: When a dying boy is pulled from the river with a mark crudely tattooed on his shoulder, hangman Jakob Kuisl is called upon to investigate whether witchcraft is at play in his small Bavarian town. Whispers and dark memories of witch trials and the women burned at stake just seventy years earlier still haunt the streets of Schongau. When more children disappear and an orphan boy is found dead, marked by the same tattoo, the mounting hysteria threatens to erupt into chaos. Before the unrest forces him to torture and execute the very woman who aided in the birth of his children, Jakob must unravel the truth. With the help of his clever daughter, Magdelena, and Simon, the university-educated son of the town's physician, Jakob discovers that a devil is indeed loose in Schongau. But it may be too late to prevent bloodshed.
Centuries ago, Cadegan sold his soul for vengeance against the sorceress who cursed him. Forced against his will to do good, he hates everything in life. All he wants is a way out. But for the damned there is only eternal suffering. And yet there is something about Josette that intrigues him. Something he can't seem to fight and the last time he felt this way about a woman, it cost him his soul.
Born and raised to be an emotionless killing machine, Nathan is one of the most lethal Breed vampires in existence. Now he must pursue a powerful, hidden enemy. But Nathan's hard discipline and training are no match for the fierce pull he feels toward a young woman he has no right to desire. Jordana lives a life of glittering privilege as a member of a prominent Breed family in Boston. Surrounded by fine things and fawning admirers, Jordana wants for nothing, until she crosses paths with a dark, intense warrior from the Order and finds herself swept into an impulsive, sizzling kiss that neither of them will forget. But getting close to Nathan will thrust Jordana into a treacherous new world, forcing her to risk all she has and all she knows about herself and her past. And loving this seductive man could be the most dangerous temptation of all.
Rejecting the protection of Shane Quesada, a four-centuries-old vampire sentry, youngling vampire Maya Robertson, determined to assert her independence, finds herself in over her head with werewolf royalty, forcing her to turn to him for help in stopping a war before it starts.
Without the protection of Gavin Guile, who has been captured and enslaved and has lost his powers, Kip, Teia, and Karris fight to survive a secret war between the nobles, rebels, and an ancient order of stealthy assassins called The Broken Eye.
Estranged from Gabriel when his past mistakes come to light, Olivia Taylor-Jones receives a sinister warning in the form of a murder victim dressed to look like her and struggles to learn the truth about the victim, the role of her new home and her susceptibility to old enemies.
Dulcie O'Neil is a fairy. A fairy who is a Regulator-- a law-enforcement agent who monitors the creatures of the Netherworld to keep them from wreaking havoc in the mortal world. In this book she has to face the fact that her father, the Head of the Netherworld, is also Public Enemy #1. Dulcie joins a group of rebels who want to see her father dethroned. Her life goes from bad to worse when her relationship with boyfriend Knight Vander starts to unwind.
Clementine DeVore, seventeen, is determined to learn what happened ten years ago that led to her magical imprisonment and problems in her town, but a dangerous attraction to Fisher, the boy who freed her, town politics, and the terrifying Hollow get in the way.
He woke deep within the ground, and the first sensation he felt was hunger. An overwhelming hunger for blood that demanded satisfaction. But as he hunted the dark streets of Paris for prey, a voice called to him, soothing, calming, giving him the strength to control his craving.
When a ghost leads Devin Lyle to a body in the woods where years earlier FBI paranormal investigator Craig Rockwell found his friend dead, they find themselves drawn deeper into the case and Salem's history.
Will Thorne is living a nightmare, his sanity slowly being drained away by a force he can't control. His talents have made him the perfect assassin for hire. But as he loses his grip on reality, there is no calming him-until he finds his next target: the mysterious Holly Evernight. Holly cannot fathom who would put a contract on her life, yet the moment she touches Will, the connection between them is elemental, undeniable-and she's the only one who can tame his bouts of madness. But other assassins are coming for Holly. Will must transform from killer to protector and find the man who wants Holly dead . . . or his only chance for redemption will be lost.
Jaxon Montgomery is a woman hunted. Trained by the Special Forces, honed by a traumatic childhood, she is a policewoman with an undisputed reputation. She meets her match when she is set up to be murdered by an enemy. Hunted on all sides, she can only turn to the mysterious stranger who seems more dangerous than any other she has ever known.
Follows the journey of Brida O'Fern, a beautiful young Irish girl, on a quest for knowledge and understanding as she encounters a wise man who teaches her how to overcome her fears and a woman who introduces her to the hidden music of the world.
"After a brush with death while chasing down a brutal murderer with the FBI, serial killer expert Dr. Charlotte Stone wants nothing more than to retire to her research on criminal psychology. But when a colleague, Special Agent Lena Kaminsky, suspects her missing sister has fallen prey to the vicious Cinderella Killer, Charlie rushes to her side. Along with Special Agents Tony Bartoli and Buzz Crane--and of course, Michael Garland, the ever-present, fatally sexy ghost who goes where she does--Charlie heads to Las Vegas to track down the predator before it's too late. The team doesn't realize that this killer targets single, beautiful women and courts them before brutally ending their lives. Now he's got his sights set on Charlie--and is closer than anyone suspects"-- Provided by publisher.
She's known him since she was fifteen. Every night, he is with her: his face, his voice. Tonight, Sara Marten will meet the man who is both angel and demon, salvation and temptation: Falcon, the Carpathian, the banished hero. Tonight, Sara will meet the dark-eyed destroyer destined to be her mate.
Ángela ha decidido hacerle caso a su corazón. Decidió quedarse en Almahue para amar a Fabián sin temores, sin la condena del malamor sobre sus hombros. Fabián ya no tendrá que recurrir a esos brebajes que aliviaban solo por momentos los terribles dolores que el hechizo, ahora convertido en un mal recuerdo, provocaba en los enamorados. Una milagrosa recuperación del árbol, ese árbol que todos los días se secaba un poco más, parece anunciar que por fin Almahue podrá continuar su historia en paz y tranquilidad. Sin embargo, una misteriosa extraña aparece en el panorama y hay algo en ella que es tremendamente inquietante. Quizás ha llegado la hora en que Rayen cobre venganza. Ella está ansiosa por entrar en acción... ¿será capaz de destruir Almahue para cumplir la promesa que hace muchísimos años hizo frente a la iglesia donde Ernesto traicionó su promesa de amarla hasta el fin de los tiempos? ¿Acabará también con la historia de amor entre Ángela y Fabián?
"Plagued by nightmares from their summer in the Brookline asylum, Dan, Abby, and Jordan return to New Hampshire College for a prosective students weekend, only to find themselves caught in a dark and dangerous mystery"-- Provided by publisher.
They came from the darkest places: secluded monasteries, the Carpathian mountains, galaxies under siege. They were men with the blackest pasts-warriors, vampire monks, leaders of armies-but whose passions burned like dying stars. They had one purpose: to find those women who fulfilled them, completed them, and made them rage with a fire both holy and profane.
Nacieron con la peste que asolo Europa, son producto del miedo, el dolor y la muerte. Hicieron un juramento sellado con sangre y se mantuvieron en las sombras, como una hermandad, para enfrentar a sus enemigos. Se escondieron en las catacumbas y los pasadizos misteriosos del viejo continente. Se han organizado en la Cofradia, ocultos en la oscuridad de la historia llevan a cabo su cometido, sigilosa y eficazmente. Solo sus rivales, los vampiros, moradores de las sombras, saben de su existencia.
After making a Faustian pact with the enigmatic Kian, Edie Kramer settles a score with the cruel people at Blackbriar Academy. But soon the pranks and payback turns from delicious to deadly and Edie is alone in a world teeming with secrets and fiends lurking in the shadows.
Lead guitarist of the Dark Troubadours, Dayan was renowned for his mesmerizing performances. His melodies stilled crowds, beckoned, seduced. And always, he called to her to complete him. Corinne Wentworth stood at the vortex of a gathering storm. Pursued by the fanatics who'd murdered her husband, she was risking her life by keeping more than one secret.
"En una carrera contra el tiempo que los lleva de México a Nueva York, de Roma a las sombrías callejuelas de Praga, y de la tienda de un titiritero a las vetustas ruinas de un sitio prohibido, en lo profundo de los montes Cárpatos. El detective y su aliada en la investigación, deberán seguir las claves de un acertijo mortal"-- Back cover, 2008 edition.
A collection of all-new and previously published short stories featuring Mercy Thompson.