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Kell's Legend: The Clockwork Vampire Chronicles, Book 1

By Andy Remic

Ferocious myth from a real-life hardman come to assert the post-Gemmell world.

THEY got here FROM THE NORTH AND town FELL.

It is a time for warriors, a time for heroes. Kell's awl howls out for blood. The land of Falanor has been invaded via an albino military, the military of Iron. A small staff trigger to warn the king: Kell, a powerful and brutal hero; his granddaughter, Nienna and her good friend, Katrina; and Saark, the ex-Sword Champion of King Leanoric, disgraced after his affair with the Queen.

Fighting their method south, betrayal follows conflict, conflict follows deviation, and they're attacked from all quarters by means of lethal warriors, big harvesters who drain blood from their sufferers to feed their masters. As Falanor comes lower than heavy assault and invasion, in simple terms then does Nienna start to research the reality approximately grandfather Kell -- that he's something yet a hero. Ferocious fable from a real-life hardman come to say the post-Gemmell world.

File below: Epic myth [ A urban Besieged | a perilous Hero | Bloodsucking Hordes | Sweeping Battles ]

E-book ISBN: 978-0-85766-017-6

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The Immortal Rules (Blood of Eden)

By Julie Kagawa

To live to tell the tale in a ruined international, she needs to embody the darkness… 

Allison Sekemoto survives within the Fringe, the outermost circle of a walled-in urban. through day, she and her staff scavenge for nutrients. by way of evening, anyone of them may be eaten. a few days, all that drives Allie is her hatred of them—the vampires who maintain people as blood farm animals. till the evening Allie herself dies…and turns into one of many monsters. pressured to escape her urban, Allie needs to move for human as she joins a ragged staff of pilgrims looking a legend—a position that may have a remedy for the sickness that killed off such a lot of civilization and created the rabids, the bloodthirsty creatures who threaten human and vampire alike. and shortly Allie must make a decision what—and who—is worthy loss of life for…again. 

Enter Julie Kagawa's darkish and twisted global as an unforgettable trip begins.

WHAT IF HAVING an opportunity to save lots of HUMANITY intended changing into what you hate and worry MOST? 

 

civilization and created the rabids, the bloodthirsty creatures who threaten human and vampire alike. and shortly Allie must come to a decision what—and who—is worthy death for…again. 

Enter Julie Kagawa's darkish and twisted global as an unforgettable dystopian trip begins.

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Heartless (The Parasol Protectorate)

By Gail Carriger

Woman Alexia Maccon, soulless, is at it back, merely this time the difficulty isn't really her fault. whilst a mad ghost threatens the queen, Alexia is at the case, following a path that leads her deep into her husband's previous. best that off with a sister who has joined the suffragette stream (shocking!), Madame Lefoux's most modern mechanical invention, and a deadly disease of zombie porcupines, Alexia slightly has time to recollect she occurs to be 8 months pregnant.

Will Alexia be capable to confirm who's attempting to kill Queen Victoria ahead of it truly is too past due? Is it the vampires back or is there a traitor lurking approximately in wolf's garments? And what, precisely, has taken up place of dwelling in Lord Akeldama's moment most sensible closet?

HEARTLESS is the fourth booklet of the Parasol Protectorate sequence: a comedy of manners set in Victorian London, filled with werewolves, vampires, dirigibles, and tea-drinking.
The Parasol Protectorate
Soulless
Changeless
Blameless
Heartless
Timeless

For extra from Gail Carriger, money out:

The Custard Protocol
Prudence
Imprudence

Finishing university (YA)
Etiquette & Espionage
Curtsies & Conspiracies
Waistcoats & Weaponry
Manners & Mutiny

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Club Dead (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 3)

By Charlaine Harris

Sookie's boyfriend has been very distant-in one other nation, far away. Now she's off to Mississippi to mingle with the underworld at membership Dead-a little hang-out the place the vampire elite visit sit back. but if she eventually reveals Bill—caught in an act of betrayal—she's unsure even if to avoid wasting him...or sharpen a few stakes.

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Metamorphoses of the Vampire in Literature and Film: Cultural Transformations in Europe, 1732-1933 (Studies in German Literature Linguistics and Cultu)

By Erik Butler

For the final 300 years, fictions of the vampire have fed off anxieties approximately cultural continuity. notwithstanding as a rule represented as a parasitic aggressor from with no, the vampire is actually anative of Europe, and its "metamorphoses," to cite Baudelaire, a distorted snapshot of social transformation. as the vampire grows powerful each time and anyplace traditions weaken, its representations have extended with each political, monetary, and technological revolution from the eighteenth century on. at the present time, within the age of globalization, vampire fictions are extra virulent than ever, and themonster enjoys searching grounds as enormous because the foreign marketplace. Metamorphoses of the Vampire explains why representations of vampirism started within the eighteenth century, flourished inthe 19th, and got here to eclipse approximately all different kinds of monstrosity within the early 20th century. a few of the works via French and German authors mentioned the following have by no means been offered to scholars and students within the English-speaking global. whereas there are lots of first-class stories that study Victorian vampires, the undead in cinema, modern vampire fictions, and the vampire in folklore, formerly no paintings has tried to account for the unifying common sense that underlies the vampire's many and infrequently it appears contradictory types. Erik Butler holds a PhD from Yale collage and has taught at Emory collage and Swarthmore collage. His guides comprise The Bellum Gramaticale and the increase of eu Literature (2010) and a translation with observation of Regrowth (Vidervuks) by means of the Soviet Jewish writer Der Nister (2011).

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The Queen of the Damned (The Vampire Chronicles, No. 3)

By Anne Rice

In a feat of virtuoso storytelling, Anne Rice unleashes Akasha, the queen of the damned, who has risen from a six-thousand-year sleep to set free the powers of the evening. Akasha has a marvelously devious plan to “save” mankind and smash the vampire Lestat—in this terribly sensual novel of the complicated, erotic, electrifying global of the undead.
 
Praise for The Queen of the Damned
 
“Mesmerizing . . . a superb net of dark-side mythology.”San Francisco Chronicle
 
“With The Queen of the Damned, Anne Rice has created universes inside universes, touring again in time so far as historical, pre-pyramidic Egypt and travelling from the frozen mountain peaks of Nepal to the crowded, sweating streets of southern Florida.”Los Angeles Times
 
“Imaginative . . . intelligently written . . . this can be well known fiction of the top order.”USA Today
 
“A journey de force.”—The Boston Globe

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Jane Bites Back: A Novel (Jane Fairfax)

By Michael Thomas Ford

2 hundred years after her loss of life, Jane Austen remains to be surrounded by way of the literature she loves—but now for the reason that she's the landlord of Flyleaf Books in a sleepy university city in Upstate big apple. each day she watches her novels fly off the shelves—along with dozens of unauthorized sequels, spin-offs, and diversifications. Jane should be undead, yet her books have taken on a lifetime of their own.

To make issues worse, the manuscript she accomplished ahead of being changed into a vampire has been rejected via publishers—116 instances. Jane longs to permit the area recognize who she is, but if a unexpected accident thrusts her again into the highlight, she needs to disguise her genuine identity—and fend off a depressing guy from her previous whereas juggling sleek suitors. Will the inimitable Jane Austen be ready to retain her cool during this comedy of manners, or will she exhibit each person what a girl with a pointy wit and a good sharper set of fangs can do?

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Necroscope

By Brian Lumley

Except to Harry Keogh, Necroscope. And what they inform him is horrifying.

In the Balkan mountains of Rumania, a negative evil is starting to be. lengthy buried in hallowed flooring, sure through earth and silver, the grasp vampire schemes and plots. Trapped in unlife, neither lifeless nor residing, Thibor Ferenczy hungers for freedom and revenge.

The vampire's human device is Boris Dragosani, a part of a super-secret Soviet secret agent organisation. Dragosani is an avid scholar, desirous to plumb the depthless evil of the vampire's brain. Ferenczy teaches Dragosani the grim abilities of the necromancer, supplies him the facility to tear secrets and techniques from the brain and our bodies of the lifeless.

Dragosani works no longer for Ferenczy's freedom yet international domination. he'll rule the realm with wisdom raped from the dead.

His in basic terms opponent: Harry Koegh, champion of the useless and the living.

To shield Harry, the useless will do anything--even upward push from their graves!

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Living Dead in Dallas (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 2)

By Charlaine Harris

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When a vampire asks Sookie Stackhouse to take advantage of her telepathic abilities to discover one other lacking vampire, she has the same opinion below one : the bloodsuckers needs to promise to enable the people cross unharmed.

Easier acknowledged than done.

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Darkling (Sisters of the Moon, Book 3)

By Yasmine Galenorn

The D'Artigo sisters, Camille, Delilah, and Menolly, are half-human, part- Fae operatives for the Otherworld Intelligence service provider. whilst people start to pass lacking, then ensue as newly born vampires, Menolly- an acrobat extraordinaire-turned-vampire- needs to face the demons haunting her thoughts.

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