Download E-books Naked City: Tales of Urban Fantasy PDF

By Ellen Datlow

In this exciting number of unique tales a few of ultra-modern most well-liked paranormal authors pride, thrill and captivate readers with otherworldly stories of magic and mischief. In Jim Butcher's "Curses" Harry Dresden investigates tips on how to carry a curse laid through the reasonable folks at the Chicago Cubs. In Patricia Briggs' "Fairy Gifts," a vampire is named domestic through magic to avoid wasting the Fae who freed him from a depressing curse. In Melissa Marr's "Guns for the Dead," the newly useless Frankie Lee seeks a role within the afterlife at the unsuitable part of the legislation. In Holly Black's "Noble Rot," a demise rock famous person discovers that the younger girl who brings him nutrients each day has a few unusual appetites of her personal.

Featuring unique tales from 20 authors, this darkish, desirable, very good and fantastical assortment isn't to be missed!

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Download E-books One Salt Sea PDF

By Seanan McGuire

New York Times-bestselling October Daye sequence • Hugo Award-winning writer Seanan McGuire • "Top of my urban-paranormal sequence list!" —Felicia Day

October "Toby" Daye is ultimately doing all right—and that unavoidably skill it is time for issues to take a flip for the more severe. an individual has abducted the sons of the Duchess Dianda Lorden, regent of the Undersea Duchy of Saltmist.

To hinder a conflict among land and sea, Toby must never purely locate the lacking boys, but in addition end up that the Queen of the Mists used to be now not in the back of their abduction. She'll desire all her methods and assistance from her allies if she desires to make it via this in a single piece.

Toby's seek will take her from the streets of San Francisco to the lands underneath the waves. yet an individual is decided to forestall her—and whoever it truly is isn't really taking part in by way of Oberon's legislation. because the conflict grows an increasing number of own, something is chillingly transparent. while Faerie is going to conflict, now not everybody will stroll away. 

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Download E-books Footprints (Rogue Angel #20) PDF

By Alex Archer

When her longtime buddy claims to have proof of huge Foot's life, archaeologist Annja Creed cannot face up to checking it out for herself—she's been debating the topic for years. Annja's interest leads her deep into the woods of the Pacific Northwest, to fulfill Jenny the place the meant path has been left by way of the single and merely Sasquatch.

But whilst Annja arrives on the vacation spot, a bunch of armed thugs warn her to depart the realm, and her buddy is nowhere to be stumbled on. Now the quest for Sasquatch becomes a rescue undertaking, and Annja has in simple terms her instincts to lead her in a woodland choked with predators, scavengers and spirits. And an individual, or anything, doesn't wish her there….

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Download E-books The Outlaw Demon Wails PDF

By Kim Harrison

When you dance with demons, you lay your soul at the line . . .

In the Hollows, the place the traditional and the supernatural co-exist—not continuously peacefully—desperate occasions frequently demand unorthodox measures. yet bounty hunter-witch Rachel Morgan did the totally unthinkable to avoid wasting the lives of her buddies: she willingly trafficked in forbidden demon magic. And now her sins have come domestic to hang-out her.

As Rachel hunts for the reality in the back of a terrifying homicide, the invention of a surprising relations key is approximately to throw her whole existence into query. And the long-lost historical wisdom she seeks is living within the demonic ever-after.

But there are a few strains that are meant to by no means be crossed—like the single Rachel Morgan's stepping over . . . again!

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Download E-books The Getaway God: A Sandman Slim Novel PDF

By Richard Kadrey

Sandman narrow needs to shop himself—and the complete world—from the wrath of a few enraged and vengeful old gods during this 6th high-octane experience in the manhattan occasions bestselling series.

Being a half-human, half-angel nephilim with a nasty rep and a worse attitude—not to say briefly taking part in Lucifer—James Stark aka Sandman narrow has made a couple of enemies. None, notwithstanding, are as fearsome because the vindictive Angra Om Ya—the previous gods. yet their forthcoming invasion is just one of Stark’s difficulties immediately. los angeles is descending into chaos, and a brand new evil—the Wildfire Ripper—is stalking the city.

No traditional killer, The Ripper takes Stark deep right into a conspiracy that stretches from Earth to Heaven and Hell. He’s additionally the one individual alive who may well know the way to maintain the realm from going extinct. the difficulty is, he’s additionally Stark’s worst enemy . . . the one guy in life Stark may take pleasure in killing twice.

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Download E-books Between Two Thorns: The Split Worlds - Book One PDF

By Emma Newman

Appealing and nuanced because it is harmful, the manners of Regency and Victorian England combination right into a scintillating fusion of latest city myth and court docket intrigue.

Between Mundanus, the area of people, and Exilium, the realm of the Fae, lies the Nether, a mirror-world the place the social constitution of 19th-century England is preserved via Fae-touched households who stay dependable to their ageless masters. Born into this global is Catherine Rhoeas-Papaver, who escapes all of it to stay a typical existence in Mundanus, loose from her mom and dad and the strictures of Fae-touched society. yet now she’s being dragged again to stand an prepared marriage, besides all of the excessive society trappings it includes.

Crossing paths with Cathy is Max, an Arbiter of the break up Worlds treaty with a dislocated soul who polices the limits among the worlds, maintaining innocents secure from the Fae. After a spree of kidnappings and the homicide of his fellow Arbiters, Max is pressured to enlist Cathy’s assist in unravelling a high-profile disappearance in the Nether. getting concerned within the machinations of the Fae, notwithstanding, could end up deadly to all concerned.

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Download E-books Natural Consequences PDF

By Elliott Kay

The intriguing sequel to solid Intentions! Alex Carlisle has sufficient to accommodate even on quiet days. dwelling with an angel and a succubus is not any effortless feat. One has divine obligations she can’t clarify, and the opposite tempts him towards a decadent way of life he’s uncertain he can deal with. upload to that the stresses of school and attempting to carry down a task, and it’s fortunate Alex may also hold his head on instantly. but the problems carry on coming. An amorous (and terrifying) werewolf won’t take no for a solution. Vampires from around the state need to know what occurred to their allies in Seattle. To best all of it off, occasions within the urban have drawn the eye of Federal brokers who understand a long way an excessive amount of concerning the supernatural, and so they haven't any endurance for the chaos that Alex and his acquaintances go away of their wake. caution: traditional results includes particular intercourse, particular violence, specific expletives, violent misuse of place of work gear, nudity, perfidy, disruption of public transit prone, polyamory, robbery, arson, open relationships, trespassing, heterosexual foreplay, lesbian intercourse, depictions of beings of a divine and demonic nature bearing little resemblance to tested spiritual or mythological canon, cellular phone hacking, contempt of courtroom, flagrant violations of civil rights, risky use of alcoholic beverages, infidelity, public intercourse, bras, panties, homicide, tried homicide, blasphemy, atheist rationalizations, cannibalism, prostitution, decapitations, gossiping, defenestration, exsanguinations, tax evasion, sexual harassment, historic Babylonian marriage customs, horse-poisoning, stalking, selfies, bribery, attack less than colour of authority, delusion depictions of sorcery and witchcraft, hugely sexualized Halloween costumes, attack and battery, stabbings, over the top handcuff play, mayhem, explosions, existential discussions, debatable issues of sci-fi fandom, lounge intercourse, domestic invasions, brain regulate, conspiracy, cohabitation outdoor of marriage, a number of references to British technology fiction literature and tv, undesirable research conduct, govt surveillance, donuts, spousal abuse, interrogations, much more particular intercourse, men from Eugene, school room misconduct, sexual misconduct, divine misconduct, normal misconduct, voyeurism, reckless using, homicide of Federal brokers, bad firearms safeguard behavior, misuse of a swimming pool for gladiatorial strive against, madness, immolations, public endangerment, sexual promiscuity, constant contempt of vampires (screw ‘em, they suck), kidnapping of cops, kidnapping of Federal brokers, underage consuming, dismemberment, abuse of authority, nonetheless extra specific intercourse, electrocutions, destruction of non-public estate, break out from Federal custody, barbering with no cosmetology license, global struggle I, betrayals, slavery, gentle dom/sub play, cosplaying, a highschool flashback, infidelity, trustworthy predictions of everlasting damnation, destruction of a pleasant Zoot go well with, nutshots, get together fouls, littering, family violence, long foreplay, abbreviated foreplay, disrespect for authority, falsification of documents, prostitution, public indecency, impersonation of cops, obstruction of justice, biting, clawing, hair-pulling, trash-talking and a common and willful put out of your mind for normal Western relatives values.

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Download E-books Every Heart a Doorway (Wayward Children) PDF

By Seanan McGuire

Eleanor West's domestic for Wayward Children
No Solicitations
No Visitors
No Quests

Children have continually disappeared lower than the best stipulations; slipping via the shadows lower than a mattress or in the back of a cloth wardrobe, tumbling down rabbit holes and into outdated wells, and rising somewhere... else.

But magical lands have no need for used-up miracle children.

Nancy tumbled as soon as, yet now she's again. The issues she's experienced... they switch somebody. the youngsters below omit West's care comprehend all too good. and every of them is looking for a fashion again to their very own delusion world.

But Nancy's arrival marks a metamorphosis on the domestic. there is a darkness simply round every one nook, and whilst tragedy moves, it really is as much as Nancy and her new-found schoolmates to get to the center of things.

No subject the cost.


"Seanan McGuire has lengthy been one of many smartest writers round, and with this novella we will be able to simply see that her middle is as monstrous as her mind. we all know this tale isn't really actual, however it is truth." ― Charlaine Harris, New York Times bestselling writer of the Sookie Stackhouse sequence (TV's True Blood)

"Every middle a Doorway by way of Seanan McGuire is among the so much awesome tales i have ever read." ― V. E. Schwab, New York Times bestselling writer of A amassing of Shadows

"Seanan McGuire once more demonstrates her intimate wisdom of the human middle in a strong fantasy of loss, craving and broken children." ― Paul Cornell, writer of London Falling and Witches of Lychford

"So mindblowingly sturdy, it hurts." ― iO9

"With Every middle a Doorway, McGuire has created her personal mini-masterpiece of portal myth ― a jewel of a ebook that merits to be shelved with Lewis Carroll's and C. S. Lewis' classics, at the same time it carves its personal precocious house among them." ― NPR

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Download E-books Shadow's Curse (The Kyn Kronicles, Book 4) PDF

By Jami Gray

Because the chief of the Amanusa, Natasha Bertoi flourishes on chaos, but if tragedy moves the Northwest Kyn, leaving our bodies and betrayal in its wake, no longer even she is ready for the fallout. With Northwest homes in an uproar and the Wraiths hungry for blood, all her rigorously laid plans are placed to the attempt as she wards off the grasping clutches of the ruling Kyn Council. Her plans and pawns are relocating alongside well, till he joins the game.

Whispers of treachery draw Darius Abazi to the Northwest looking for justice honed with vengeance. After years of shielding the Council and its secrets and techniques he harbors no illusions on how lies could be twisted into fact. As dying stalks the Northwest Kyn, he faces off with the gorgeous, yet manipulative Natasha to discover the mastermind at the back of it all.

A harmful charm lures the 2 predators right into a lethal video game, the place one improper flow may possibly damage all that Natasha holds pricey.

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Download E-books The Lazarus Gate: Lazarus Gate 1 PDF

By Mark Latham

London, 1890. Captain John Hardwick, an embittered military veteran and opium addict, is published from captivity in Burma and returns domestic, simply to be recruited via a mysterious gentlemen’s membership to strive against a supernatural chance to the British Empire.

This is the story of a mystery conflict among parallel universes, among truth and the supernatural; a struggle waged relentlessly by way of an elite crew of brokers; unsung heroes, whose efforts can by no means be said, yet by way of whose sacrifice we're all stored secure.

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