The Cross: Vampire Federation

By Sean McCabe

The vampires name it the go of Ardaich: a relic idea to have been destroyed within the conflict among the Federation and the rebels. however it has been chanced on, and its marvelous powers may well sign the tip of civilization...

A cannibalistic serial killer turns into definitely the right software for the race of the Ubervampyr. His challenge: locate the go. His present: subscribe to the ranks of the undead. On his path are Detective Joel Solomon and Vampire Federation agent Alex Bishop. as soon as fanatics and now enemies, they needs to interact to avoid the last word catastrophe. until they could foil the vampyrs' plans, salvation for the race may be only a dream long gone bad.

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Maggie for Hire: Book One: Maggie MacKay Magical Tracker Series

By Kate Danley

Whilst monsters seem in the world, Maggie MacKay is at the task. not anyone is healthier at hauling the creepy crawlies again the place they belong. not anyone, that's, other than Maggie's dad, who disappeared in the course of an project with no trace.

  Now, an elf named Killian has proven up with a gig. turns out Maggie's uncle teamed up with the forces of darkish to show Earth right into a vampire comfort shop, serving bottomless refills on people.

the single desire for survival lies in monitoring down magical artifacts and a mystery that vanished with Maggie's father.

WARNING: This e-book includes cussing, brawling, and unladylike habit. continue with caution.

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Celluloid Vampires: Life After Death in the Modern World

By Stacey Abbott

In 1896, French magician and filmmaker George Méliès introduced forth the 1st celluloid vampire in his movie Le manoir du diable. The vampire remains to be one among film's hottest gothic monsters and actually, at the present time extra humans develop into familiar with the vampire via movie than via literature, comparable to Bram Stoker's vintage Dracula. How has this lengthy legacy of celluloid vampires affected our realizing of vampire mythology? and the way has the vampire morphed from its folkloric and literary origins?

In this exciting and soaking up paintings, Stacey Abbott demanding situations the normal interpretation of vampire mythology and argues that the medium of movie has thoroughly reinvented the vampire archetype. instead of representing the primitive and folkloric, the vampire has come to include the very event of modernity. now not in a cape and coffin, modern-day vampire is living in significant towns, listens to punk track, embraces know-how, and adapts to any state of affairs. occasionally she's even female.

With case reviews of vampire classics corresponding to Nosferatu, Martin, Blade, and Habit, the writer strains the evolution of the yank vampire movie, arguing that vampires are greater than simply blood-drinking monsters; they replicate the cultural and social weather of the societies that produce them, specifically during periods of severe switch and modernization. Abbott additionally explores how autonomous filmmaking ideas, lighting tricks make-up, and the lovely and ultramodern computer-generated results of contemporary movies have affected the illustration of the vampire in film.

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Vampire Hunter D: Volume 2

By Saiko Takaki, Hideyuki Kikuchi

Towering above the sleepy village of Tepes are historical ruins as soon as erected by means of the the Aristocracy. at some point, 4 of the town's youngsters wander into the ruins and vanish and not using a hint, basically to mysteriously reappear a number of weeks later. yet merely 3 go back, bearing no reminiscence of what had occurred to them.

Ten years later, a brand new breed of vampire emerges; one that can possible hunt in the course of the daylight hours. wasting the protection sunlight deals, panic and mass hysteria starts off to grip the townspeople—inciting riots and lynch-mobs. Amidst the turmoil, the enigmatic vampire slayer identified simply as "D" is named in to enquire. Can he remedy the secret of the jogging dead's newfound powers and resolve the reality at the back of the lacking children's connection to the secrets and techniques of the ruins?

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When Darkness Comes (Guardians of Eternity)

By Alexandra Ivy

Never Tempt Fate

It's been a hell of an afternoon for Abby Barlow. in exactly a number of hours, she's survived an explosion, watched her agency die, had a startling dream, and now she reveals herself in a seedy Chicago resort with the horny, unearthly Dante, a guy she either wishes and fears.

For 341 years, Dante has stood as mother or father to The Chalice, a mortal lady selected to carry again the darkness. A poor coincidence has now made Abby that lady. 3 hours in the past, Dante could have used all his charms to seduce her. Now she is his to guard. And he'll accomplish that until eventually his very demise.

A terrifying plan has been set in movement, person who will plunge Dante and Abby into an epic conflict among sturdy and evil--and a determined race to save lots of their love. . .

"A hot paranormal romance. . .an affair so scorching it burns up the page." --Savannah Russe, USA at the present time bestselling writer of Beyond the Pale

"Alexandra Ivy is already in a league of her own." --Lynn Viehl, writer of Dark Need

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Venom (Vampire Romance) Book One

By Kristen Middleton

Derived from the Bestselling Vampire sequence - The evening Roamers

Vampires, Lycan, and Rock Stars? Oh my...

When Melody Williams is going lacking at a live performance, at membership Nightshade, her eighteen-year-old cousin, Chelsey Fairfax, sneaks into the membership to discover solutions. Little does she recognize that a few mysteries are greater left hidden.

Meanwhile, Venom is on the town, a sizzling new band from Europe, and the landlord of membership Nightshade wishes them there permanently...

Adult events and language

Recommended for a while 16 and over

This ends on a cliff-hanger

Book 1 of 3

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This Side of the Grave (Night Huntress, Book 5)

By Jeaniene Frost

The hugely expected continuation of Jeaniene Frost's long island instances and united states at the present time bestselling evening Huntress sequence, during which Cat and Bones face an enemy not like any they have met before.

Danger waits on either side of the grave. 

Half-vampire Cat Crawfield and her vampire husband Bones have fought for his or her lives, in addition to for his or her courting. yet simply whilst they have triumphed over the most recent conflict, Cat's new and unforeseen talents threaten to disenchanted a long-standing balance...

With the mysterious disappearance of vampires, rumors abound species warfare is brewing.  A zealot is inciting tensions among the vampires and ghouls, and if those robust teams conflict, blameless mortals might develop into collateral harm. Now Cat and Bones are pressured to hunt aid from a deadly "ally"--the ghoul queen of recent Orleans herself. however the cost of her suggestions may possibly end up extra treacherous than even the specter of a supernatural warfare. say not anything of the repercussions Cat by no means imagined.

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Blood Maidens (James Asher Vampire)

By Barbara Hambly

The new 'James Asher’ vampire novel from the best-selling author
It’s 1911. conflict is coming, and based on one of many vampires of St. Petersburg, the Kaiser is attempting to recruit vampires. James Asher, Oxford don and previously on His Majesty’s mystery provider, is pressured to workforce up back together with his vampire associate Don Simon Ysidro for a trip to the subarctic Russian capital. Are they at the path of a rogue vampire with a plan to accomplish the ability to stroll in sunlight? Asher wonders. Or is Ysidro’s actual time table to hunt the lady he as soon as enjoyed? . . .

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