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Tome of the Undergates (The Aeons' Gate, Book 1)

By Sam Sykes

Adventurer. The time period has lengthy been synonymous with cutthroat, assassin, savage, zealot, and heathen. And Lenk, an errant younger guy with just a sword and a decidedly disagreeable voice in his head, counts all 5 between his most sensible and basically affiliates. Loathed via society and spurned by way of all merciful gods, he and his band are recruited for less than the vilest of jobs.

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Faces Under Water: The Secret Books of Venus: Book 1

By Tanith Lee

The mystery Books of Venus series―each publication woven round the alchemical components of water, hearth, earth, and air―begins with Faces below Water, during which Tanith Lee immerses her readers in historic Venetian canals and the key terror that lies beneath.

within the hedonistic surroundings of an eighteenth-century Venice Carnival, gaiety turns lethal while Furian Furiano occurs upon a masks of Apollo floating within the murky waters of the canals. The masks hides a sinister artwork, and Furian reveals himself trapped in a weird and wonderful tangle of affection, obsession, and evil, stumbling upon a macabre society of murderers. the attractive yet elusive Eurydiche holds the foremost to those murders and leads him additional right into a labyrinth of black magic and old alchemy. Why do secrets and techniques from Furian’s prior appear tied to the mysterious Eurydiche? In Tanith Lee’s brilliantly imagined international of violence and terror, Furian needs to have the option to outlive and stem the obsession using him towards his hidden future.

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The Chosen One (Grimsley Hollow Book 1)

By Nicole Storey

Eleven-year-old Gage Gilbert is autistic, loves Halloween, and has no pals. He longs to percentage actual adventures – not only these conjured in his head.

A mysterious key leads him to Eve, a tender witch from one other global known as Grimsley hole. It’s a spot the place all magical beings dwell in security and peace, yet their realm is in hassle. Gage is the one one that can retailer them from a nefarious witch who has taken control.

And the human global is subsequent on her list.

With Eve’s support (along with a potty-mouthed pixy, a trouble-making werewolf, a half-vampire, and a pair of dragons) Gage travels to Grimsley hole and jointly, they embark on a trip that may switch them all.

It’s a perilous race opposed to evil, the place striking creatures stalk the land less than a harvest moon and nightmarish monsters take shape.

Gage sought after neighbors and experience, yet had no proposal they'd come at this sort of harmful expense.

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The Maelstrom: Book Four of The Tapestry

By Henry H. Neff

The realm is on the breaking point of wreck . . . or is it salvation? Astaroth has been weakened, and the demon Prusias is taking complete benefit of the placement to create an empire of his personal. His bold armies are at the circulate, and Rowan is of their sights.

Rowan needs to depend on Max McDaniels and David Menlo and desire that their mixed powers can cease Prusias's struggle desktop prior to it truly is too late.

But while perils loom, hazard stalks their each circulate. somebody has marked Max for dying and not anyone is above suspicion. should still the assassins be successful, Rowan's destiny may possibly rely on little Mina whose talents are prodigious yet principally untested.

And the place is Astaroth? Has he fled this international or is he biding his time, waiting for his subsequent opportunity?

In the Tapestry's fourth booklet, author-illustrator Henry H. Neff boldly increases the stakes in an epic story of mankind's fight to outlive in an international now populated via demons and demigods and every thing in among!

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Magic the Gathering: Bloodlines (Artifacts Cycle, Book 4)

By Loren L. Coleman

Blood has been spilled. conflict traces were drawn.

Time is getting brief as Tolaria races to discover the one that will wield the ability of the Legacy. Deep within the internal circle, the darkish lord Yawgmoth sends out an edict: Kill Urza Planeswalker.

From the bloodlines of the Benalish plains, a hero is born.

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Barking

By Tom Holt

Monsters are roaming the streets of London. in fact, a few monsters are scarier than others:

Unicorns? No bother.
Vampires? gigantic deal.
Werewolves? Ho hum.

Lawyers? ... Aaargh!

Duncan's boss does not imagine that he is lower out to be a attorney. he is not a pack animal. He lacks the killer intuition. but if his ally from tuition barges his long ago into Duncan's lifestyles, with an entire aiding forged of attorneys, ex-wives, zombies and snow-white unicorns, it isn't lengthy ahead of issues develop into particularly unsettling.
Hairy, even.

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The Bull and the Spear (Eternal Champion Sequence: Corum, Book 4)

By Michael Moorcock

Unique booklet: 1973

In the traditional fortress Erorn, Corum of the Scarlet gown dwells in isolation and sorrow. He has out-lived his nice love, Rhalina, and is suffering from voices in his dreams—a crowd of shadowy figures chanting his identify. not able to disregard their demands support to any extent further, he'll commute via eons of time to an age of tragedy, the place the folk of Tuha-na-Cremm Croich, descendants of Rhalina, are persecuted through the large gods of the chilly Folk.
A nice black bull has the ability had to defeat the monsters of a brand new age. yet to tame the bull, the everlasting Champion needs to commute to the fatally appealing island of Hy-Breasail to discover the invincible and magical Spear Bryionak...

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Bloodfire (Blood Destiny Book 1)

By Helen Harper

*The Blood future sequence has offered over 100,000 copies*

Mackenzie Smith has regularly recognized that she was once varied. transforming into up because the merely human in a pack of rural shapeshifters will do this to you, yet then couple it with a few suggest combating talents and a fiery mood and also you turn out with a girl that few will dare to go. besides the fact that, whilst the single father determine in her lifestyles is brutally murdered, and the damaging Brethren with their predatory Lord Alpha come to enquire, Mack has not to basically make sure the actual safeguard of her followed family members via hiding her obvious humanity, she additionally has to hunt the blood-soaked vengeance that she craves.

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The Midnight Queen: A Noctis Magicae Novel

By Sylvia Izzo Hunter

In the hallowed halls of Oxford’s Merlin university, the main talented—and optimum born—sons of the dominion of england are taught the intricacies of magickal conception. yet what dazzles may also ruin, as grey Marshall is ready to discover…
 
Gray’s deep expertise for magick has gained him a spot at Merlin university. but if he accompanies 4 fellow scholars on a mysterious hour of darkness errand that leads to catastrophe and dying, he's despatched away in disgrace—and with out a hint of his strength. He needs to spend the summer season below the watchful eye of his domineering professor, Appius Callender, operating within the gardens of Callender’s kingdom property and hoping to get better his talents. And it really is there, toiling away on a summer time afternoon, that he meets the professor’s daughter.
 
Even notwithstanding she has no expertise of her personal, Sophie Callender longs to be proficient within the lore of magick. Her father has stored her remoted on the property and forbidden her curiosity; we all know that instructing arcane magickal idea to ladies is the peak of impropriety. yet opposed to her father’s needs, Sophie has studied his old volumes at the topic. And within the tall, stammering, but oddly captivating grey, she eventually unearths somebody who encourages her curiosity and awakens new principles and feelings.
 
Sophie and Gray’s assembly touches off a chain of occasions that starts off to solve secrets and techniques approximately every one of them. And after the king’s closest consultant can pay the professor a closed-door stopover at, they start to wonder whether what grey witnessed in Oxford will be much more sinister than it appeared. they're decided to determine, irrespective of the fee…

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The Candle: An erotic fantasy of self-discovery

By Shawn Michel de Montaigne

She bought up and located a booklet of suits, got here again and sat. She tested the wick, which used to be in part buried within the wax, after which pried it unfastened together with her thumb. She considered the good-looking darkish guy: the mysterious seller who had instructed her that stunning, unhappy tale of a candle that may gentle just for a sorcerer's real love. His gleaming blue eyes. His robust countenance. His lengthy black hair. She remembered repeating the tale to John, who did not take heed to a unmarried notice of it, yet jumped down her throat all of the as far back as Denver, lecturing her on how even more vital his company used to be than her ridiculous flights of fancy, how she were long past approximately an hour, and the way he had ignored an important assembly as a result of her. She remembered operating into her residence, the place, crying, she threw the field with the candle in it around the bed room right into a wall. She had left it the place it lay for weeks earlier than dumping it in her closet and forgetting approximately it. She struck a fit and held it to the wick, smiling.

   What a beautiful story, she inspiration. What should be lovelier than if it have been true? 
    If it have been true ...

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