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Words of radiance  by Brandon Sanderson

Words of radiance

Brandon Sanderson

"Return to a planet swept by apocalyptic storms, a world tipping into war as aristocratic families move to control the shard blades and shard plates, ancient artifacts from a past civilisation that can win wars. As the world tips into a war for control of the...

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A cage so gilded  by Ingrid Seymour

A cage so gilded

Ingrid Seymour

"The prince would choose to save his realm. But the beast would follow his heart... To me. After I saved his life and kingdom, Kalyll let me go, choosing duty over the passion that burned between us. Though his death was written in the stars, I found a dark,...

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A prince so cruel  by Ingrid Seymour

A prince so cruel

Ingrid Seymour

"There is a curse on his blood, an ailment that, if revealed, could destroy his kingdom. The only one who can help him is me, a human with average healing abilities. It's what the Envoy told him, and her word is law. I'm his only hope. He sends his...

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Tuck  by Stephen R. Lawhead

Tuck

Stephen R. Lawhead

"Abbot Hugo plans to bring the invading Normans to the forest in force, heralding the start of a campaign to wipe out King Raven and his band, but Friar Tuck, a most unconventional priest, may have a solution to the band's desperate dilemma."--Publisher.

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Hood  by Stephen R. Lawhead

Hood

Stephen R. Lawhead

"Presents a reimagining of the tale of Robin Hood in which the son of a king, Bran ap Brychan, flees the kingdom of Elfael after his father is killed and leads a band of thieves as they try to battle the Normans and take back the kingdom."--Publisher.

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Blood of wolves  by G. N. Gudgion

Blood of wolves

G. N. Gudgion

"In a war between gods, Adelais stands alone. After bringing down deadly vengeance on church and crown in Galmandie, Adelais escaped to her home in Vriesland. But even here she is surrounded by enemies. While the common folk worship her, ruthless nobles plot...

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A magical girl retires  by Park Seolyeon

A magical girl retires

Park Seolyeon

"Stopped from jumping off a bridge by her guardian angel, a millennial woman learns she is a magical girl like the ones in manga and must wield her credit card as her magic wand to defeat monsters."--Publisher.

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Relics of ruin  by Erin M. Evans

Relics of ruin

Erin M. Evans

"The conspiracy at the heart of the empire has been revealed. The Archivists played a key role in solving a brutal murder and uncovering one of the empire's longest kept secrets. Now, what's left in its wake are a series of unearthed artifacts, one shaken...

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Court of wanderers  by Rin Chupeco

Court of wanderers

Rin Chupeco

"Remy Pendergast, vampire hunter, and his unexpected companions, royal vampires Lord Zidan Malekh and Lady Xiaodan Song, are on the road through the kingdom of Aluria again after a hard-won first battle against the formidable Night Empress, who threatens to...

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A court so dark  by Ingrid Seymour

A court so dark

Ingrid Seymour

"In a void suspended in time, I find myself trapped in an abyss of darkness and despair. With every ounce of strength, I fight to free myself from this suffocating sleep, while Kalyll, consumed by a fierce determination, searches tirelessly through the realm....

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Toll the hounds  by Steven Erikson

Toll the hounds

Steven Erikson

"While the city of Darujhistan becomes increasingly subject to assassins, tyrants, and the oppressive summer weather, Anomander Raks, Son of Darkness, plots a deadly revenge from the distant city of Black Coral."--Publisher.

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Queens of Themiscyra  by Hannah Lynn

Queens of Themiscyra

Hannah Lynn

"In ancient Themiscyra, Hippolyte rules as queen of the Amazons with her sister Penthesilea at her side. Feared throughout Greece, their skills on the battlefield are unrivalled. But when a ship lands on their shores, it brings something more dangerous than...

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The last phi hunter  by Salinee Goldenberg

The last phi hunter

Salinee Goldenberg

"Ex, the youngest member of the Phi Hunters Order, has spent his life slaying the ghosts and demons of Suyoram Kingdom. While he takes great pride in his mystical trade, collecting dwindling bounties and peddling butchered spirit organs lacks the glory he...

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The night watch  by Sergeĭ Lukʹi͡anenko

The night watch

Sergeĭ Lukʹi͡anenko

"Walking the streets of Moscow, unnoticed by the rest of the people, are the Others, who possess supernatural powers and are capable of entering the Twilight, a shadowy world that exists in parallel to our own. And each Other owes allegiance either to the Dark...

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A stranger in Olondria  by Sofia Samatar

A stranger in Olondria

Sofia Samatar

"Jevick, the pepper merchant's son, has been raised on stories of Olondria, a distant land where books are as common as they are rare in his home. When his father dies and Jevick takes his place on the yearly selling trip to Olondria, Jevick's life is as close...

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Kavithri  by Aman J. Bedi

Kavithri

Aman J. Bedi

An action-packed and empowering South Asian fantasy epic. An underdog story like no other - Kavithri will remind you of fantasy heroes like Arya Stark, Fang Runin or Gideon the Ninth. Meet Kavithri. Outcast. Underdog. Survivor. Kavi is a Taemu. Her people,...

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The rage of dragons  by Evan Winter

The rage of dragons

Evan Winter

"The Omehi people have been fighting an unwinnable war for generations. The lucky ones are born gifted: some have the power to call down dragons, others can be magically transformed into bigger, stronger, faster killing machines. Everyone else is fodder,...

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The north wind  by Alexandria Warwick

The north wind

Alexandria Warwick

"Wren of Edgewood is no stranger to suffering. With her parents gone, it is Wren's responsibility to ensure she and her sister survive the harsh and endless winter, but if the legends are to be believed, their home may not be safe for much longer. For three...

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Dragon rider  by Taran Matharu

Dragon rider

Taran Matharu

"Jai has spent his life forced to serve the cruel empire that killed his family and now rules his people. To grow ever more powerful, the emperor's young son is betrothed to Princess Erica of the Dansk Kingdom. An unconquerable realm, where ancient beasts...

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Mistborn  by Brandon Sanderson

Mistborn

Brandon Sanderson

"For a thousand years the ash fell and no flowers bloomed. For a thousand years the Skaa slaved in misery and lived in fear. For a thousand years the Lord Ruler, the "Sliver of Infinity," reigned with absolute power and ultimate terror, divinely invincible....

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Elantris  by Brandon Sanderson

Elantris

Brandon Sanderson

"Elantris was built on magic and it thrived. But then the magic began to fade and Elantris began to rot. And now its shattered citizens face domination by a powerful Imperium motivated by dogged religious views. Can a young Princess unite the people of...

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Mirror sight  by Kristen Britain

Mirror sight

Kristen Britain

"Following her confrontation with Mornhavon, Green Rider Karigan G'ladheon lands in a sealed stone sarcophagus from which she must escape. And should she succeed, will she be walking straight into a trap created by Mornhavon himself?"--Publisher.

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Human croquet  by Kate Atkinson

Human croquet

Kate Atkinson

"Once it had been the great forest of Lythe. And here, in the beginning, lived the Fairfaxes, grandly, at Fairfax Manor. But over the centuries the forest had been destroyed, replaced by Streets of Trees. The Fairfaxes have dwindled too; now they live in...

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Heat of the everflame  by Penn Cole

Heat of the everflame

Penn Cole

"The war has begun. Both sides demand Diem's allegiance--or her death. After her disastrous coronation, Diem finds herself at the center of the conflict between the Descended and the Guardians. With her newfound friends and the man she's falling for on one...

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Glow of the everflame  by Penn Cole

Glow of the everflame

Penn Cole

"An unexpected gift offers the power to change everything. Keeping it could cost Diem her life. The threat of war has arrived at Diem's doorstep, along with a new discovery that could save her people. To use it, she must survive the next thirty days by forming...

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League of dragons.  by Naomi Novik

League of dragons.

Naomi Novik

"Napoleon's invasion of Russia has been thwarted, but even as Capt. William Laurence and the dragon Temeraire pursue the retreating enemy through the winter, Napoleon is raising a new force, and he'll soon have enough men and dragons to resume the offensive....

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A discovery of witches  by Deborah Harkness

A discovery of witches

Deborah Harkness

"Scholar Diana Bishop mistakenly requests a bewitched manuscript for her research. She belongs to a family of witches but because she's avoiding using her powers in favor of scientific pursuits, she sends the manuscript back into storage. What she doesn't...

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The last watch  by Sergeĭ Lukʹi͡anenko

The last watch

Sergeĭ Lukʹi͡anenko

"A final installment in a series that includes Twilight Watch finds Night Watch agent Anton conducting a murder investigation that takes him from Edinburgh and Uzbekistan to Moscow, where he discovers that the threat posed by the Others is more complex than...

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The book that broke the world  by Mark Lawrence

The book that broke the world

Mark Lawrence

"We fight for the people we love. We fight for the ideas we want to be true. Evar and Livira stand side by side and yet far beyond each other's reach. Evar is forced to flee the library, driven before an implacable foe. Livira, trapped in a ghost world, has to...

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Someone you can build a nest in  by John Wiswell

Someone you can build a nest in

John Wiswell

"Shesheshen has made a fatal mistake for a monster: she's fallen in love. Shesheshen is a shapeshifter, who usually resides as an amorphous lump in the swamp of a ruined manor, unless impolite monster hunters invade intent on murdering her. Through a chance...

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Dust of dreams  by Steven Erikson

Dust of dreams

Steven Erikson

"The last great army of the Malazan Empire is resolved to make one final, defiant, heroic stand in the name of redemption. But can deeds be heroic when there is no one to witness them? The Deck of Dragons has been read, unleashing a dread power that none can...

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Weird fishes  by Rae Mariz

Weird fishes

Rae Mariz

"When Ceph, a squid-like scientist, discovers proof of the ocean's slowing currents, she makes the dangerous ascent from her deep-sea civilization to the uncharted surface above. Out of her depths and helpless in her symbiotic mech suit, Ceph relies on...

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Magic and molemen  by S. Usher Evans

Magic and molemen

S. Usher Evans

"Bev's on the hunt to understand her mysterious past, and that means a visit to her dear friend Merv. The six-foot moleman doesn't have the answers, but takes her to the secret, underground town of Lower Pigsend, thriving with all the magical creatures seeking...

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Unseen academicals  by Terry Pratchett

Unseen academicals

Terry Pratchett

"The wizards at Ankh-Morpork's Unseen University are renowned for many things - wisdom, magic, teatime - but athletics, not so much. When Lord Vetinari, the city's benevolent tyrant, strongly suggests to Archchancellor Mustrum Ridcully that the university...

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The last continent  by Terry Pratchett

The last continent

Terry Pratchett

"There's big trouble at the Unseen University, Ankh-Morpork's prestigious and only institute of higher learning. A professor is missing--and the one person who can find him is not only the most bumbling magician the school ever produced, he's currently...

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Pantheon of life  by Jade Andrews

Pantheon of life

Jade Andrews

"CAST DOWN FROM OLYMPUS FOR A CRIME SHE DID NOT COMMIT, GODDESS AZRAELLE FINDS HERSELF POWERLESS AMONGST THE MORTAL KINGDOM OF THESADEL. Once Death's dealing hand, now with no powers to her name, Azraelle is faced for the first time with uncertain fate. With...

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Realms of wrath & ruin  by Alli Earnest

Realms of wrath & ruin

Alli Earnest

"All that's left of Hallie Walker after the Eudora Jayde mission are nightmares and an ancestry tangled with dark secrets. When her parents send an urgent telegram to return home, she knows it's time to face the past she's determined to forget. In doing so,...

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The burning witch. Volume 2  by author Delemhach

The burning witch. Volume 2

author Delemhach

"Lady Katarina Ashowan has never quite fit the mold of a noblewoman--and it's not only because she's a mutated fire witch. Though she's the closest friend and confidant of Alina, the soon-to-be-coronated queen of Troivack, Kat would much rather play cards with...

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In the palace of shadow and joy  by D. J. (David John) Butler

In the palace of shadow and joy

D. J. (David John) Butler

"Indrajit Twang is the four hundred twenty-seventh epic poet of his people, the only person alive to carry their entire epic history and mythology in his head. His people are dwindling in number, and if he can't find a successor in the great city of Kish,...

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Catchpenny  by Charlie Huston

Catchpenny

Charlie Huston

"A thief who can travel through mirrors, a video game that threatens to spill out of the virtual world, a doomsday cult on a collision course with destiny, and a missing teenager at the center of it all. With the world on the brink of every kind of apocalypse,...

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The Fates  by Rosie Garland

The Fates

Rosie Garland

"You've heard the legends, now hear their truth... Before Gods and mortals, there were The Fates - three sisters born out of Nyx's darkness, destined to weave the lives, and deaths, of humankind for eternity. But immortality is a heavy burden, and Clotho,...

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Night for day  by Roselle Lim

Night for day

Roselle Lim

"Exes Ward Dunbar and Camille Buhay thought they would never see each other again. They had broken up to pursue their dream jobs on opposite sides of the country - her to New York City, and him to Los Angeles. But years later, they unexpectedly reconnect in...

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The familiar  by Leigh Bardugo

The familiar

Leigh Bardugo

"In a shabby house, on a shabby street, in the new capital of Madrid, Luzia Cotado uses scraps of magic to get through her days of endless toil as a scullion. But when her scheming mistress discovers the lump of a servant cowering in the kitchen is actually...

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Wicked problems  by Max Gladstone

Wicked problems

Max Gladstone

"A deadly force has been unleashed into the world. With apocalypse on the horizon, a girl and a god have joined in order to turn back the coming end. Young, brash, and desperate, they are willing to destroy anything and everything that stands between them and...

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Lyorn  by Steven Brust

Lyorn

Steven Brust

"Vlad Taltos is on the run. Again. This time from one of the most powerful forces in his world, the Left Hand, who are intent on ending his very lucrative career. Permanently. He finds a hidey-hole in a theater where the players are putting on a show that was...

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A letter to the luminous deep  by Sylvie Cathrall

A letter to the luminous deep

Sylvie Cathrall

"A beautiful discovery outside the window of her underwater home prompts the reclusive E. to begin a correspondence with renowned scholar Henerey Clel. The letters they share are filled with passion, at first for their mutual interests, and then, inevitably,...

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Dead monkey rum  by Robert Guffey

Dead monkey rum

Robert Guffey

"Dead monkey rum is an alcohol-fueled voyage through the heart of Los Angeles. This tumultuous odyssey amidst the Tiki bars, illicit casinos, exclusive hotels, trains, buses, and hidden tunnels and grottoes that lay beneath the City of Angels propels our hero,...

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Stars of chaos. 2 / Sha po lang. by author priest (Novelist)

Stars of chaos. 2 / Sha po lang.

author priest (Novelist)

"Four years ago, Chang Geng and Gu Yun parted in anger. When fate draws them together again, Chang Geng, a once-awkward teen, is now an elegant and adroit young man. But storms lie ahead. As Great Liang faces foreign pressure from without, Gu Yun finds himself...

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Necrobane  by Daniel M. Ford

Necrobane

Daniel M. Ford

"Aelis de Lenti, Lone Pine's newly assigned Warden, is in deep trouble. She has just opened the crypts of Mahlgren, releasing an army of the undead into the unprotected backwoods of Ystain. To protect her village, she must unearth a source of immense...

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Tooth and claw  by Jo Walton

Tooth and claw

Jo Walton

"Here is a tale of a family dealing with the death of their father, a son who goes to court for his inheritance, a son who agonizes over his father's deathbed confession, a daughter who falls in love, a daughter who becomes involved in the abolition movement,...

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The road to Neverwinter  by Jaleigh Johnson

The road to Neverwinter

Jaleigh Johnson

"Imagines the original quest of the adventuring party of Edgin Darvis and his team of occasionally heroic heisters in an official prequel to the upcoming film Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves."--Provided by publisher.

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The king's blood  by Daniel Abraham

The king's blood

Daniel Abraham

"When an act of harrowing betrayal threatens to burn the cities, a courageous young woman becomes the world's only defender against a universal darkness in a confrontation that reverses the fortunes of powerful and oppressed people."--Provided by publisher.

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The lies among us  by Sarah Beth Durst

The lies among us

Sarah Beth Durst

"After her mother dies, Hannah doesn't know how to exist without her. Literally. In fact, Hannah's not even certain that she does exist. No one seems to see or hear her, and she finds herself utterly alone. Grief-stricken and confused, her sense of self slowly...

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The end times

The end times

"Dark forces arise and the Old World stands on the brink of destruction. Is this truly the End Times? As the dread armies of the Everchosen march unabated across the desolation of the Empire, the mighty lords of distant lands look to take advantage of the...

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Anansi boys  by Neil Gaiman

Anansi boys

Neil Gaiman

"Charlie Nancy leads a normal, boring existence in London. However, when he calls the U.S. to invite his estranged father to his wedding, he learns that the man just died. After jetting off to Florida for the funeral, Charlie not only discovers a brother he...

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Feral is the beast  by Nisha J. Tuli

Feral is the beast

Nisha J. Tuli

"The Feral King thinks he'll break me. But I will break him first. I'm a 400-year-old witch covered in tattoos--the source of my magic--but I've been hiding them for years, trying to escape my past. After spending centuries at the mercy of royals who thirst...

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Wicked is the Reaper  by Nisha J. Tuli

Wicked is the Reaper

Nisha J. Tuli

"I was a good little princess...until the Reaper came for me. It's the day of the Hunt, and I've always known it would decide my future. The man who brings the largest stag to the feet of my father will win my hand in marriage. My oldest friend and the...

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To wake a kingdom  by Nisha J. Tuli

To wake a kingdom

Nisha J. Tuli

"After 100 years, I awake not to true love's kiss, but to a blade at my throat. Enchanted into an eternal slumber to escape an evil fae, Thorne is awakened, not by true love's kiss, but by a man with a sword at her throat. So she does the only thing a princess...

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The diviner  by Brynne Weaver

The diviner

Brynne Weaver

"Quinn has a rare and powerful gift, one that manifested from the rage and trauma of her harrowing childhood. Years later, the anger she can't let go of makes her an unpredictable and dangerous weapon of last resort for a kingdom on the brink of war. Diviners...

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Daican's heir  by Jaye L. Knight

Daican's heir

Jaye L. Knight

"For three years, the Resistance has suffered under oppression--first from Emperor Daican and now from his daughter. In her quest for vengeance, Davira has ripped Arcacia apart, and more blood is spilled every day. Newly married, all Jace and Kyrin want is to...

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Lacy  by Jaye L. Knight

Lacy

Jaye L. Knight

"The last thing Aaron ever envisioned was falling for a prostitute. Everything about it spells trouble. However, he can't help noticing the way her smile lights up when she sees him and how much brokenness she hides behind it. Neither can he ignore how...

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Jade city  by Fonda Lee

Jade city

Fonda Lee

"Jade is the lifeblood of the island of Kekon. It has been mined, traded, stolen, and killed for -- and for centuries, honorable Green Bone warriors like the Kaul family have used it to enhance their magical abilities and defend the island from foreign...

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The name of the wind  by Patrick Rothfuss

The name of the wind

Patrick Rothfuss

"'I have stolen princesses back from sleeping barrow kings. I burned down the town of Trebon. I have spent the night with Felurian and left with both my sanity and my life. I was expelled from the University at a younger age than most people are allowed in. I...

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Calvaria fell  by Cat Sparks

Calvaria fell

Cat Sparks

"Calvaria Fell is a stunning collaborative collection of weird tales from two acclaimed authors, Kaaron Warren and Cat Sparks. It features previously published stories from both authors, along with a new novella by Kaaron Warren and four new stories by Cat...

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The demon awakens  by R. A. Salvatore

The demon awakens

R. A. Salvatore

"A great evil has awakened in the land of Corona, a terrible demon determined to spread death and misery. His goblin armies and fearsome giants ravage the settlements of the frontier, and in the small village of Dundallis, their merciless attack leaves behind...

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The demon spirit  by R. A. Salvatore

The demon spirit

R. A. Salvatore

"In book two of the DemonWars Saga, Elbryan and Pony fervently hope that the tide of darkness is at last receding from the land of Corona - but if evil is on the retreat why are hordes of goblins and bloody-capped powries slashing their way ever deeper into...

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The heart of winter  by Shona Kinsella

The heart of winter

Shona Kinsella

"When Brigit is faced with a forced marriage to Aengus, god of Summer, she flees into the highlands in search of the Cailleach, the Queen of Winter. There, she hopes to learn how to live on her own terms, without the need for a man to speak for her, but can...

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Sparks of Bright Matter  by Leeanne O'Donnell

Sparks of Bright Matter

Leeanne O'Donnell

"When ambitious apprentice chemist and secret alchemist Peter Woulfe is tasked with caring for a mysterious illustrated book, the Mutus Liber, he quickly realises that the grimy underworld of Georgian London is even more dangerous than he first believed. Soon...

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Play of shadows  by Sebastien De Castell

Play of shadows

Sebastien De Castell

"Damelas Chademantaigne picked a poor night to flee a judicial duel. He has precious little hope of escaping the wrath of the Vixen, the most feared duellist in the entire city, until he stumbles through the stage doors of the magnificent Operato Belleza and...

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The fae king's dream  by Jamie Schlosser

The fae king's dream

Jamie Schlosser

"The first time I meet Damon, he rescues me from a nightmare. Literally. I'm stuck in a coma, and my mind is forcing me to relive the horrific accident that put me in this state over and over again. The gorgeous fae king is the only one who can give me peace....

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Forest of a thousand daemons  by D. O. Fagunwa

Forest of a thousand daemons

D. O. Fagunwa

"The narrative unfolds in a landscape where, true to Yoruba cosmology, human, natural, and supernatural beings are compellingly and wonderfully alive at once: a world of warriors, sages and kings; magical trees and snake people; spirits, Ghommids, and...

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The price of valour  by Django Wexler

The price of valour

Django Wexler

"In the wake of the King's death, war has come to Vordan. The new queen, Raesinia, is nearly powerless as the government tightens its grip and assassins threaten her life. Together with Marcus D'Ivoire, she sets out to turn the tide of history. But as all the...

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The hidden queen  by Peter V. Brett

The hidden queen

Peter V. Brett

"Humanity thought the war with demonkind was over. Now, after less than a generation to rebuild, the demon corelings have returned with a vengeance. The Spear of Ala-the fortress that stands at the gates of the demon's hive-is the last bastion against the...

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The dark feather  by Anna Stephens

The dark feather

Anna Stephens

"Ixachipan is in flames. Rebellion rages in every land and across every hill as the Empire of Songs battles to maintain control, but nowhere more fiercely than in the Singing City itself. In the great pyramid at its heart, Shadow Tayan faces the awful...

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Godeater's son  by Noah Van Nguyen

Godeater's son

Noah Van Nguyen

"Heldanarr Fall dreams of a world without gods. When the Azyrites descended upon the Burning Valley -- a kingdom carved from the Aqshian desert -- they brought arrogance and cruelty with their riches, and a god who seemed blind to it all. Despite harrowing...

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The golden Fool  by Robin Hobb

The golden Fool

Robin Hobb

"Fitz has been persuaded back to court, posing as a servant to the decadent Lord Golden (who is the Fool in disguise). In secret, he will train Prince Dutiful in the magic known as the Skill. The peace remains fragile, so the diplomatic wedding between Dutiful...

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A promise of peridot  by Kate Golden

A promise of peridot

Kate Golden

"A prophecy of death. A weapon of hope. A sacrifice of love. Arwen Valondale is sailing for the mysterious Kingdom of Citrine after the battle of Siren's Bay. Reeling from shocking revelations and her newfound powers, Arwen directs all of her pain and rage...

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The hemlock queen  by Hannah Whitten

The hemlock queen

Hannah Whitten

"The corrupt king August is dead. Prince Bastian has seized the throne and raised Lore--a necromancer and former smuggler--to his right-hand side. Together they plan to cut out the rot from the heart of the royal court and help the people of Dellaire. But not...

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A city of flames  by Rina Vasquez

A city of flames

Rina Vasquez

"Nara has always desired justice. Could hunting dragons bring her peace at last? When a fire dragon attacks her village, the perfect opportunity presents itself - now she can take revenge on the creatures that killed her father. But the dragon she's determined...

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The mirror worlds  by Jason Malone

The mirror worlds

Jason Malone

"A collection of fantasy short stories inspired by folklore, legend, and myth. Discover a world full of mystery and magic, in which Otherworldly beings frequently intrude in the lives of mortals. Read tales of elves, ghosts, mermaids, and gnomes. Take a...

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The tyrant's law  by Daniel Abraham

The tyrant's law

Daniel Abraham

"The great war cannot be stopped. The tyrant Geder Palliako begins a conquest aimed at bringing peace to the world, though his resources are stretched too thin. When things go poorly, he finds a convenient target among the thirteen races and sparks a genocide....

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Nightblade  by Ryan Kirk

Nightblade

Ryan Kirk

"Ryuu is a boy orphaned by violence at a young age. Taken in by a wandering warrior, he learns he may have more strength than he ever imagined possible. A quiet child, Moriko is forced into a monastic system she despises. Torn from her family and the forest...

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The kingdom is a golden cage  by Lilly Inkwood

The kingdom is a golden cage

Lilly Inkwood

"Once upon a time there was a princess, locked in a tower, forced to bend to her father's will... But Celine is no ordinary princess, and she has no intention of being a damsel in distress. Celine has a lover, Hugo, whose cunning plan to rescue her is tied up...

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Song of the huntress  by Lucy Holland

Song of the huntress

Lucy Holland

"Britain, 60AD. Hoping to save her lover, her land, and her people from the Romans, Herla makes a desperate pact with the king of the Otherworld. But years pass unheeded in his realm, and she escapes to find everyone she loved long dead. Cursed to wield his...

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The weavers of Alamaxa  by Hadeer Elsbai

The weavers of Alamaxa

Hadeer Elsbai

"The Daughters of Izdihar - a group of women fighting for the vote and against the patriarchal rule of Parliament - have finally made strides in having their voices heard... only to find them drowned out by the cannons of the fundamentalist Ziranis. As long as...

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Once broken faith  by Seanan McGuire

Once broken faith

Seanan McGuire

"Politics have never been October 'Toby' Daye's strong suit. When she traveled to the Kingdom of Silences to prevent them from going to war with her home, the Kingdom of the Mists, she wasn't expecting to return with a cure for elf-shot and a whole new set of...

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Deadly dreams  by K. J. Sutton

Deadly dreams

K. J. Sutton

"Fortuna has made one too many sacrifices to protect the ones she loves. She no longer knows how to go about her day-to-day life like she's normal. Like she's not utterly destroyed. Just a glimpse of Ian O'Connell's face causes panic attacks, and Collith isn't...

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Beautiful nightmares  by K. J. Sutton

Beautiful nightmares

K. J. Sutton

"In the space of a single day, everything Fortuna thought she knew was exposed as lies and illusion. Alliances have shifted and roles are forever changed. And she now finds herself a prisoner in the Seelie Court. It is here that Fortuna learns the board for...

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Restless slumber  by K. J. Sutton

Restless slumber

K. J. Sutton

"Fortuna's entire life has changed. She has no idea how to balance her new responsibilities and who she used to be. There are hundreds of faeries in her head, her brother seems to have lost touch with reality, and a werewolf won't leave her side. Maybe the...

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Fortuna Sworn  by K. J. Sutton

Fortuna Sworn

K. J. Sutton

"Fortuna Sworn is the last of her kind. Her brother has disappeared, leaving her alone. She hides among humans, spending her days working at a bar and her nights searching for him - until she catches the eye of a powerful faerie. Collith desires Fortuna. And...

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Words of radiance  by Brandon Sanderson

Words of radiance

Brandon Sanderson

:From the bestselling author who completed Robert Jordan's epic WHEEL OF TIME series comes a new, original creation that matches anything else in modern fantasy for epic scope, thrilling imagination, superb characters and sheer addictiveness. Return to a...

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The emperor and the endless palace  by Justinian Huang

The emperor and the endless palace

Justinian Huang

"In the year 4 BCE, an ambitious courtier is called upon to seduce the young emperor - but quickly discovers they are both ruled by blood, sex and intrigue. In 1740, a lonely innkeeper agrees to help a mysterious visitor procure a rare medicine, only to...

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Dead and gone  by Charlaine Harris

Dead and gone

Charlaine Harris

"Sookie is a sexy, sassy cocktail waitress who works at Merlotte's Bar in Bon Temps, Louisiana. She's just a regular gal, with all the normal hopes and fears, about dating, boys and life in general - oh, and she's telepathic. And her boyfriends have included...

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Sunbringer  by Hannah Kaner

Sunbringer

Hannah Kaner

"Gods are forbidden in the kingdom of Middren - but now they are stirring, whispering of war. Godkiller Kissen sacrificed herself to vanquish the fire god Hseth, who murdered her family and endangered her friends. But gods cannot be destroyed so easily, and...

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Shifting shadows  by Patricia Briggs

Shifting shadows

Patricia Briggs

"Shapeshifter Mercy Thompson has friends in high places - and in low, dark, scary ones. And in this must-have collection of stories, you'll meet new faces and catch up with old acquaintances - in all their forms ..."--

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Samara's peril  by Jaye L. Knight

Samara's peril

Jaye L. Knight

"When news arrives that Emperor Daican has been in contact with his chief war strategist, it signals potential doom for the country of Samara. Determined to intervene, the resistance in Landale, headed by Lady Anne, embark on a covert mission in hopes of...

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Bitter winter  by Jaye L. Knight

Bitter winter

Jaye L. Knight

"Already struggling with a harsh winter and the threat of food shortage, a catastrophic event leaves those in the Landale camps reeling. Just when things couldn't get much worse, camp members fall ill with the same devastating sickness that's sweeping across...

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Half blood  by Jaye L. Knight

Half blood

Jaye L. Knight

"For all his years as a slave, Jace has known nothing but the hatred people hold for his mixed blood - one half human, the other half the blood of a race considered monsters. Always, he is the outsider and quickly learns it is better to keep to himself. Yet,...

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The king's scrolls  by Jaye L. Knight

The king's scrolls

Jaye L. Knight

"Kyrin and her twin brother, Kaden, along with Jace, are safe from the Emperor's religious persecution. Though under threat of death if they're found, the trio embark on a mission to find what may be the last remaining words of their God, and they gather loyal...

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Resistance  by Jaye L. Knight

Resistance

Jaye L. Knight

"The Emperor of Ilyon has declared that worship of any other than the moon gods will result in death. This decree threatens the lives of both Kyrin, who has been pressed into service for the Emperor, and Jace, a half-blood who questions his faith after having...

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