Child of a Rainless Year

By Jane Lindskold

Middle-aged Mira Fenn understands she has an uncomfortably unique previous. As a small woman, she lived in a ornate previous apartment in tiny Las Vegas, New Mexico, tended by means of oddly silent servant ladies and governed via her coldly flamboyant mom Colette. whilst Mira was once 9, Colette went on considered one of her unexplained journeys, merely this time she by no means returned.

Placed with foster mom and dad, Mira was once raised in Ohio, basic store for her ardour for colour. On gaining maturity, she discovered that she nonetheless owned the hot Mexico condo. She additionally realized that, as a of being allowed to undertake her, Mira's foster mom and dad had agreed to alter their identify, flow to a different nation, and not ask why.

Years later, dealing with family members papers after the deaths of her aged foster mom and dad, Mira reveals files that pique her interest approximately her vanished mom and the explanations at the back of her unusual youth and adoption.

Travelling again to New Mexico, she unearths the home is and is not as she recalls it. inside of, it really is a lot an identical. outdoor, it has been painted in innumerable shades. As Mira keeps to enquire her mother's lifestyles, occasions take stranger and stranger turns. The silent girls reappear. whilst Mira starts off to suspect the facility to which she might be inheritor, the home itself seems to be waking up...

Shot via with magic and the ambience of the Southwest, this singular fable novel has the entire storytelling energy of Jane Lindskold's extremely popular Firekeeper series.

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Troubletwisters (Troubletwisters, Book 1)

By Garth Nix, Sean Williams

Are you a troubletwister?

Jaide and Jack Shield's lives are altering in a really, very unusual manner. the elements is popping opposed to them. Magical mess ups take place while they're round. And a mysterious explosion has simply destroyed their house...from the inside.

Without realizing why, the twins are stolen away to dwell with Grandma X--a relative they've by no means, ever met. At Grandma X's condominium, issues are even stranger. climate vanes aspect within the wrong way of the wind. doorways seem and disappear. Cats talk.

Jaide and Jack don't recognize the explanation at the back of all this strangeness. They don't comprehend that they're troubletwisters, and they needs to guard the area opposed to a gloomy, evil strength. The time has come for them to find the truth--and the powers that include the truth.

Are they prepared?

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Gabriel's Horn (Rogue Angel, Book 13)

By Alex Archer

The stranger might be insane. Or he simply will be our salvation.

Archaeologist Annja Creed is greater than curious while a decrepit, ancient-looking guy visits her, claiming the tip of the realm is close to. The stranger spins wild stories and speaks as though he truly knew King Arthur. yet, strangest of all, he insists that Annja is the one person who can cease the terrible occasion that's approximately to take place.

When Annja's mentor and good friend Roux is going lacking, she speedy realizes there's whatever to the stranger's tales. Making her means throughout the darkish and violent underbelly of Istanbul, Annja needs to locate her lacking pal and the Holy Grail prior to the relic will get

into the incorrect arms. She won't absolutely think the destiny of the area is at the line, yet she does not really need to die fi nding out.

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Kitty in the Underworld (Kitty Norville)

By Carrie Vaughn

As Denver adjusts to a brand new grasp vampire, Kitty will get notice of an interloper within the Denver werewolf pack's territory, and he or she investigates the problem to her authority. She follows the smell of the lycanthrope in the course of the mountains the place she is lured right into a seize, tranquilized, and captured. while she wakes up, she unearths herself in a defunct silver mine: the best cage for a werewolf. Her captors are a mysterious cult looking to induct Kitty into their ranks in a ritual they desire will placed an finish to Dux Bellorum. even though skeptical in their strength, even Kitty unearths herself suffering to withstand becoming a member of their reason. no matter what she comes to a decision, they count on Kitty to affix them of their plot . . . willingly or another way.

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Clockwork Doomsday (Rogue Angel)

By Alex Archer

A key. An old automaton. A race opposed to the satan to the deep blue sea…

It begun in forty eight B.C. whilst a centurion on a rescue challenge for Caesar went down with the send in a hurricane. along with his final breath, he observed the thing of Caesar's seafaring excursion—an accursed, mechanical minotaur—hit bottom…and begin to stroll away!

While taping an episode of Chasing History's Monsters, television host and archaeologist Annja Creed learns that her someday pal and protector Garin has received an old butterfly key artifact, the sort as soon as used to wind automatons, clockwork-style units. other than, this key comes with a rumor hooked up, a narrative that it as soon as labored a god-touched equipment either infrequent and unbelievably powerful.

No does Garin carry the foremost than it really is snatched from his arms by means of a freewheeling historian who performs by means of her personal ideas. and he or she wishes final energy, that could fortunately contain the sword of Joan of Arc. the hunt for the main and the mythological automaton reunites Annja, Garin and his outdated mentor Roux in Genoa, and pits them in a race throughout Europe to overcome a foe as imaginitive and expert as Annja herself.

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Hunting Season (The Twenty-Sided Sorceress) (Volume 4)

By Annie Bellet

The enemy of my enemy is my enemy's enemy. not anything more...

Demon hounds. Celtic legends coming to existence. offended druids.
Just what gamer and sorceress Jade Crow must aid her days consider entire. All her hits must be crits to get out of this one as enemies and pals collide and the traces among the 2 blur.

Hunting Season is the fourth ebook in The Twenty-Sided Sorceress city myth sequence.

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Side Jobs: Stories from the Dresden Files

By Jim Butcher

New within the Blacktop Cowboy sequence.

Here, jointly for the 1st time, are the shorter works of no 1 New York Times bestselling writer Jim Butcher-a compendium of situations that Harry and his cadre of allies controlled to shut in checklist time. The stories variety from the lethal critical to the absurdly hilarious. additionally integrated is a novella particular to this assortment that occurs after the cliff-hanger finishing of the April 2010 hardcover, Changes. it is a must-have assortment for each dedicated Harry Dresden fan in addition to an ideal creation for readers able to meet Chicago's merely expert wizard.

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Awaken (The Witches, The Spell Book, and The Magic Tree) (A Fated Fantasy Quest Adventure Book 1)

By Rachel Humphrey-D'aigle, Humphrey Quinn

A FATED delusion QUEST experience, publication 1, wake up: The Witches, The Spell booklet, and The Magic Tree. A Bewitching story of relations, future, and Magic… Suspenseful motion and Dangerously Addictive.

Mind studying twins, Meghan and Colin Jacoby, have until eventually the emerging of the blue moon to avoid wasting the lifetime of a tender guy whose kinfolk is compelled to escape via a mystical portal to a different global, with out him. within the approach, they unknowingly holiday a spell and wake up an historic darkish magic, which has an unlucky part impact: now they're being hunted too!

In e-book One…

Meghan and Colin Jacoby are anticipating a regular summer time holiday, this means that their mum or dad (and uncle) will pull into the Cobbscott Campground simply off the coast of Maine and park his trip trailer for 3 complete months.

Normally, they’d by no means spend quite a lot of weeks in anybody position, their uncle who prefer to stick at the stream. Why did he do that? The twins have by no means inspiration to invite.

Their in basic terms crisis being that their buddy Sebastien might be in Cobbscott as well... the only one that additionally occurs to grasp their mystery- the twins are telepathic, and will learn each one other’s’ minds. A mystery they’ve by no means even instructed their mother or father.

Within hours of arrival, Meghan and Colin are planning to fulfill up with Sebastien yet ahead of they could, unforeseen site visitors arrive. site visitors with reserved campsites… reserved, yet unused for years. or even extra mysterious is that inside of hours, it’s transparent those new viewers didn't come by myself! anything else has them. anything risky, and evil, with an eerie shadow that flies around the tree tops screeching out a caution which could have just one which means: we all know the place you're…

Mystery, experience, Suspense, Friendship, Loyalty, Prophecies, Bloodlines, secrets and techniques, Lies, family members, future, and Magic. the hunt starts off…

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House Immortal

By Devon Monk

One hundred years in the past, 11 robust ruling homes consolidated all the world’s assets and authority into their very own greedy arms. just one energy wasn’t put below the command of a unmarried condominium: the regulate over the immortal galvanized....

Matilda Case isn’t like most people. in reality, she’s precise on this planet, the crowning fulfillment of her father’s experiments, a woman pieced jointly from bits. Or so she believes, till Abraham 7th indicates up at her door, stitched with lifestyles thread similar to her and insisting that enemies are coming to kill them all.

Tilly is one among 13 remarkable creations often called the galvanized, stitched jointly beings immortal and unfathomably robust. For a century, every one condo has fought for keep watch over over the galvanized. Now the homes also are tangled in a dangerous fight for dominion over death—and Tilly and her sort carry the most important to unlocking eternity

The secrets and techniques that Tilly needs to struggle to guard are hidden in the very seams of her being. And to get the secrets and techniques, her enemies are prepared to rip her aside piece via piece.…

FIRST IN a brand new SERIES!

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