The Book of Shadows

By James Reese

Alone one of the younger women taught by way of nuns at a convent institution in nineteenth-century France, orphaned Herculine has neither wealth nor social connections. while she's accused of being a witch, the shy pupil is locked up with out wish of get away ... until eventually her rescue via a true witch, the gorgeous, mysterious Sebastiana. Swept away to the witch's manor, Herculine will input a beautiful, erotic international to find her precise nature -- and her future -- during this breathtaking, darkly sensual first novel.

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The Troupe

By Robert Jackson Bennett

Vaudeville: mad, mercenary, dreamy, and absurd, an international of clashing cultures and ferocious showmanship and wickedly pleasant deceptions.

But sixteen-year-old pianist George Carole has joined vaudeville for one cause in basic terms: to discover the fellow he suspects to be his father, the good Heironomo Silenus. but as he chases down his father's troupe, he starts off to appreciate that their performances are unusual even for vaudeville: for at any place they take place to journey, the very nature of the area turns out to alter.

Because there's a mystery inside Silenus's express so historical and hazardous that it has gained him many robust enemies. And it is not until eventually after he joins them that George realizes the troupe isn't really easily traveling: they're working for his or her lives.

And soon...he is in addition.

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Die Arena: Under the Dome

Chester's Mill ist eine ganz normale amerikanische Kleinstadt. Alles geht hier seinen Gang, nichts ist irgendwie außergewöhnlich. Dann kommt plötzlich der Tag, an dem sich ein unsichtbares Kraftfeld in shape einer Kuppel über Chester's Mill stülpt und die Stadt vom leisure der Welt abtrennt. Flugzeuge zerschellen daran und fallen als brennende Trümmer vom Himmel, Tiere werden zweigeteilt, Menschen, die gerade in Nachbarorten unterwegs sind, werden von ihren Familien getrennt, und automobiles explodieren, wenn sie auf die mysteriöse Barriere prallen.

Was genau dieses mysteriöse und grausame Kraftfeld ist, woher es kommt und ob es wieder verschwindet, keiner kann diese Fragen beantworten. Doch eines ist sicher: Es gibt kein Entrinnen, die Bevölkerung von Chester's Mill ist eingesperrt, niemand kann fliehen. Je mehr die Vorräte zur Neige gehen, desto stärker tobt der bestialische Kampf um blankes Überleben in dieser unerwünschten Arena...

Mit "Die enviornment" legt Stephen King ein faszinierendes neues Monumentalwerk vor - seinen umfangreichsten und fesselndsten Roman seit "The Stand - Das letzte Gefecht".

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Shadowfall (The Godslayer Chronicles, Book 1)

By James Clemens

4 millennia have handed because the gods got here to Myrillia, growing the 9 lands of peace as a haven from the nightmarish, accursed Hinterlands. In all this time not anything has disturbed the concord of the 9 lands.
But now the goddess of the Summering Isles has been murdered. the one witness is Tylar de Noche, a crippled and disgraced former Shadowknight. As he holds the loss of life goddess, her final breath bestows a strong blessing on him-a mark that heals his damaged physique. A mark that many see as evidence that he killed a god. A mark that unleashes a robust strength of darkness inside him.
Chased throughout Myrillia by means of enemies either human and airy, Tylar needs to discover and face down a being strong sufficient to kill an immortal-the real godslayer. For if he fails, all of Myrillia will fall into shadow.

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Witch Water

Welcome to Haver-Towne. The sedate colonial lodge is the appropriate position the place Stew Fanshawe can break out from all of it for some time. yet rather than discovering tranquility and self-reflection, Stew reveals anything even more specified: a city that was steeped in a quagmire of witchcraft, satanic debauchery, and centuries-old occult technology. certainly, Haver-Towne has a so much colourful background: A warlock who sires youngsters together with his personal daughter, kids for use for anything some distance worse than sacrifice. A witch whose carnal abandon and sheer diabolism stagger even the main demented imaginations. And a 300-year-old mansion in whose partitions are embalmed the infernal mystery of…Witch-Water. “What the hell is witch-water?” Fanshawe asks himself that first day he’d heard the macabre notice, but if he unearths out, he’ll want he by no means had. His interest unlocks one morbid mystery after one other, and divulges a heritage of erotopathic witches, wicked covens, sick-in-the-head sexuality, and the main ugly approach to execution ever devised. subscribe to Edward Lee in his over-the-top modern day tribute to vintage horror scribe M.R. James, a singular of immemorial curses, demonic lust, and completely unmitigated evil.

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Trolley No. 1852

In 1934, horror author H.P. Lovecraft is invited to jot down a narrative for a subversive underground journal, all at the situation pseudonym might be used. The pay is lofty, and God is familiar with, Lovecraft wishes the cash. there is only one seize. It needs to be a pornographic tale . . . All Aboard Trolley No. 1852 throughout the hour of darkness bowels of recent York urban, the trolley travels. Admitting just a precise type of passenger, and taking them to a truly decide on vacation spot . . . The 1852 membership is a bordello in contrast to the other. Its girls are the main appealing within the complete urban and they'll do whatever. yet there's something else occurring at this intercourse membership. within the again rooms monsters are acting vile acts on one another and doorways to different dimensions are starting . . .

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Drought: A Californian environmental disaster thriller

By Graham Masterton

What may occur if the water ran out?
Ex-Marine Martin Makepeace simply discovered the reality of the maxim that you simply don’t comprehend what you have got until eventually you lose it, the day his spouse walked out on him with their young ones. Now, the social employee does his most sensible to maintain those that want it most.

But strong deeds suggest not anything while the water simply . . . disappears. It hasn’t rained for months, and now, within the top of summer time, the faucets run dry. and never, as they first suspect, due to a burst water major. within the disadvantaged parts the place Martin works, the water’s been deliberately bring to an end. And it’s his task, he discovers, to inform the households he cares for to not panic.

Martin quickly has extra difficulties than loss of water. His daughter is in poor health with fever. And as riots over bottled water commence, Martin’s teenage son is framed, and arrested, for a negative crime. quickly Martin is left without selection yet to take drastic motion to save lots of his family members, whereas corrupt politicians try to use the placement to their virtue, with calamitous effects . . .

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