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Dark or fairytale, comic or romantic - you'll find an out-of-this-world choice in our latest fantasy fiction. Our titles come in book, eBook, eAudiobook, large print or audio CD. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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Black leopard, red wolf by Marlon James

Black leopard, red wolf

Marlon James

eBook

"A fantasy world as well-realized as anything Tolkien made." ?Neil Gaiman The epic novel, an African Game of Thrones , from the Man Booker Prize-winning author of A Brief History of Seven Killings In the stunning first novel in Marlon James's Dark St...

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Strindberg's Ghost sonata  by Tanith Lee

Strindberg's Ghost sonata

Tanith Lee

Book

"Tanith Lee wrote hundreds of short stories in her lifetime, many of which appeared only in small press magazines and anthologies, and other rare publications. A great many of these pieces have remained uncollected, unseen by a wider readership. Stri...

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Oathbreaker  by Aaron D. Hodges

Oathbreaker

Aaron D. Hodges

Book

A century since the departure of the Gods, the Three Nations are now united beneath the Tsar. Magic has been outlawed, its power too dangerous to remain unchecked. All Magickers must surrender themselves to the crown, or face imprisonment and death.

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Shield of winter  by Aaron D. Hodges

Shield of winter

Aaron D. Hodges

Book

"Alana has been captured. She expected an agonizing death to follow, but instead, she now finds herself a guest of the Tsar. Locked away amidst the wealth and luxury, it isn't long before she learns the reason she was spared - her entire life has been...

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Dawn of war  by Aaron D. Hodges

Dawn of war

Aaron D. Hodges

Book

"Wounded and alone, Alana has escaped the clutches of the Tsar. She's determined to forget his world of conquest and dark magic, but fate has other plans. Alana finds herself face-to-face with her grandmother - the one person she loathes even more than...

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Blacktalon. First mark  by Andy (Writer on war games) Clark

Blacktalon. First mark

Andy (Writer on war games) Clark

Book

"As Knight-Zephyros Neave Blacktalon hunts a powerful Tzeentch sorcerer in the jungles of Hammerhal Aqsha, she suffers terrible visions that suggest her very spirit has been tainted... In the perilous jungles just north of the great city of Hammerhal...

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Myths & mortals  by Charlie N. Holmberg

Myths & mortals

Charlie N. Holmberg

Book

"Kazen has been hurt but not stopped, and he'll do anything to summon the monster that could lay waste to the entire world. Sandis knows she must be the one to stop him, but with her own trusted numen now bound to another, and finding herself with no...

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Hearts of ice  by David Hair

Hearts of ice

David Hair

Book

Summer is gone, and the world is turning to ice. The Rondian Empress Lyra has lost her husband, her army is defeated and the deadly Masked Cabal have seized the Holy City. Her allies have abandoned her and her empire is spiralling into chaos - and her...

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Pearl by Katlyn Duncan

Pearl

Katlyn Duncan

eBook

Dive under the surface to where it all started... For her entire life, Pearlina has never felt as if she belonged with her troop. Life above the surface always fascinated her, especially the humans living on land. The only opportunity for her to interact...

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Hidden powers by Tara Lain

Hidden powers

Tara Lain

eBook

Jazz is weird, and not just because he's a werewolf. He makes people disappear and turns invisible. When someone threatens to reveal his pack's secrets, Jazz, his crush, Dash, and their friends, discover Jazz's weirdness might save their lives.

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A time of blood by John Gwynne

A time of blood

John Gwynne

eBook

Defy the darkness. Defend the light. Drem and his friends flee the battle at Starstone Lake to warn the Order of the Bright Star. They've witnessed horrors they'll never forget, such as magic warping men into beasts. But worst of all, they've seen a demon...

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Holy sister by Mark Lawrence

Holy sister

Mark Lawrence

eBook

The ice is advancing, the Corridor narrowing, and the empire is under siege from the Scithrowl in the east and the Durns in the west. Everywhere, the emperor's armies are in retreat. Nona faces the final challenges that must be overcome if she is to become...

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Ruff trouble by Sharon Maria. Bidwell

Ruff trouble

Sharon Maria. Bidwell

eBook

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Westside by W.M Akers

Westside

W.M Akers

eBook

"The Alienist meets The City & The City in this brilliant debut that mixes fantasy and mystery. Gilda Carr's 'tiny mysteries' pack a giant punch." ?David Morrell, New York Times bestselling author of Murder As a Fine Art *** A young detective who spe...

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Empire of grass  by Tad Williams

Empire of grass

Tad Williams

Book

"The kingdoms of Osten Ard have been at peace for decades, but now, the threat of a new war grows to nightmarish proportions. Simon and Miriamele, royal husband and wife, face danger from every side. Their allies in Hernystir have made a pact with t...

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The fate of mice by Susan Palwick

The fate of mice

Susan Palwick

eBook

The fantastic and magical realities humans create and their often terrifying consequences are examined in this unflinching collection of work from a noted science fiction writer. A determined mother attempts to break the fairy tale spell that confines...

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No country for old gnomes   by Delilah S. Dawson

No country for old gnomes

Delilah S. Dawson

Book

"War is coming, and it's gonna be Pell. On one side stand the gnomes: smol, cheerful, possessing tidy cardigans and no taste for cruelty. On the other side sit the halflings, proudly astride their war alpacas, carrying bags of grenades and hungry for...

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Storm of locusts  by Rebecca Roanhorse

Storm of locusts

Rebecca Roanhorse

Book

"It's been four weeks since the bloody showdown at Black Mesa, and Maggie Hoskie, Diné monster hunter, is trying to make the best of things. Only her latest bounty hunt has gone sideways, she's lost her only friend, Kai Arviso, and she's somehow found...

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Winter be my shield by Jo Spurrier

Winter be my shield

Jo Spurrier

eBook

Sierra has a despised and forbidden gift -- she raises power from the suffering of others. Enslaved by the King's Torturer, Sierra escapes, barely keeping ahead of Rasten, the man sent to hunt her down. Then she falls in with dangerous company: the f...

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The scribbly man by Terry Goodkind

The scribbly man

Terry Goodkind

eBook

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War master's gate by Adrian Tchaikovsky

War master's gate

Adrian Tchaikovsky

eBook

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Guns of the dawn by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Guns of the dawn

Adrian Tchaikovsky

eBook

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Sacrificed to the dragon by Jessie Donovan

Sacrificed to the dragon

Jessie Donovan

eBook

In exchange for a vial of dragon's blood to save her brother's life, Melanie Hall offers herself up as a sacrifice to one of the British dragon-shifter clans. Being a sacrifice means signing a contract to live with the dragon-shifters for six months to...

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Revealing the dragon by Jessie Donovan

Revealing the dragon

Jessie Donovan

eBook

After more than a year, Melanie Hall-MacLeod finally releases her book about dragon-shifters. Everything seems peaceful until her first public appearance. Tristan wants nothing more than to whisk his mate and two children off to safety, but Mel refuses...

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The Iron ship by K. M. McKinley

The Iron ship

K. M. McKinley

eBook

Merchant, industrialist and explorer Trassan Kressind has an audacious plan--combining the might of magic and iron in the heart of a great ship to navigate an uncrossed ocean, seeking the city of the extinct Morfaan to uncover the secrets of their lo...

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Stormdancer by Jay Kristoff

Stormdancer

Jay Kristoff

eBook

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The Fantasyland series box set by Kristen Ashley

The Fantasyland series box set

Kristen Ashley

eBook

The Fantasyland Series is the collection of five novels that take place in our world and a parallel universe where fantasies are true...but perhaps not all you would expect.Wildest Dreams - Seoafin "Finnie" Wilde travels to an alternate universe to have...

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The last stormdancer by Jay Kristoff

The last stormdancer

Jay Kristoff

eBook

An original eNovella set in the world of the Lotus War before the events of Stormdancer ... Your blood-red skies are filled with smoke. Your bleach-white histories with lies. You walk sleeping. Wake senseless. Breathing deep of toxic blooms and forgetting...

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Tyce by Susan A. Bliler

Tyce

Susan A. Bliler

eBook

It's time for Dominant Skin Walker, Tyce Steele, to be brought to his knees! Briel Solomon hates Skin Walkers. Because of Skin Walkers, her father is dead and she and her sister are now parentless and on the run. She'll have to rely on Skin Walkers one...

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The seal of the worm by Adrian Tchaikovsky

The seal of the worm

Adrian Tchaikovsky

eBook

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Driving Mr. Dead by Molly Harper

Driving Mr. Dead

Molly Harper

eBook

Miranda Puckett has failed at every job she's ever had. Her mother just wants her to come home, join the family law firm, and settle down with Jason, the perfect lawyer boyfriend. But when Jason turns out to be a lying cheater, Miranda seizes on a job...

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Trace of magic by Diana Pharaoh Francis

Trace of magic

Diana Pharaoh Francis

eBook

Even the most powerful tracers can't track you if the magical trace you leave behind is too old. But I can track almost anything, even dead trace. That makes me a unicorn, the Tooth Fairy, the Easter Bunny, and the Loch Ness Monster all rolled into one....

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Paniha's taniwha by A. W. (Anita W.) Exley

Paniha's taniwha

A. W. (Anita W.) Exley

eBook

"Captain Lachlan Hawke, notorious rogue and airship pirate, is about to explore uncharted territory ... inside his own head Loki pilots a long-range airship to the farthest reaches of the globe and touches down in an alternate Aotearoa under Maori rule....

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Hannah's warrior by S. E. (Susan E.) Smith

Hannah's warrior

S. E. (Susan E.) Smith

eBook

Hannah Bell, the oldest of the three Bell sisters, spends most of her time in the remotest parts of the world photographing endangered animals. She is also gifted with an extraordinary sixth sense which has saved her life on more than one occasion. When...

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Prophesy by A. E. Via

Prophesy

A. E. Via

eBook

An enemies to LoversShifter, vampire true mates story. Justice Volkov is the youngest Alpha Zenith to ever lead the wolf shifters. Following in his father's large paw prints was a responsibility he met head on. Now at age thirty-three, he is alpha of...

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Two serpents rise by Max Gladstone

Two serpents rise

Max Gladstone

eBook

"Shadow demons plague the city reservoir, and Red King Consolidated has sent in Caleb Altemoc--casual gambler and professional risk manager--to cleanse the water for the sixteen million people of Dresediel Lex. At the scene of the crime, Caleb finds ...

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Seducing the dragon by Jessie Donovan

Seducing the dragon

Jessie Donovan

eBook

On her first visit to Clan Stonefire, Department of Dragon Affairs inspector Evie Marshall has an ulterior motive--she needs to seduce its clan leader. If she can't seduce him and become his mate, the dragon hunters will kill her. Of course, Evie doesn't...

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Blood bond saga. Part 2 by Helen Hardt

Blood bond saga. Part 2

Helen Hardt

eBook

Dante Gabriel is angry. Someone has violated the woman whose scent has left him emotionally paralyzed, and he's become unhinged. He vows to protect Erin Hamilton--mostly from himself. Erin has other ideas. She's determined to figure out the strange man...

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(Sur)real by Melissa Haag

(Sur)real

Melissa Haag

eBook

My sisters hate their gifts, but they don't know how lucky they are. They have a home and family. I have nothing. But, I am Courage, and I know my purpose. I exist for one reason only: to complete the Judgement. Olivia is blind, yet sees. And what she...

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Thread of death by Jennifer Estep

Thread of death

Jennifer Estep

eBook

Gin Blanco, aka the assassin the Spider, might have finally killed her nemesis, Mab Monroe, but that doesn't mean that it's smooth sailing. Gin goes to Mab's funeral to say her goodbyes and runs into some of Ashland's most notorious underworld power ...

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Heirs of the blade by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Heirs of the blade

Adrian Tchaikovsky

eBook

She remembered how it felt to lose Salma, first to the wiles of the Butterfly-kinden girl, then to hear the news of his death, abandoned and alone in the midst of the enemy. She remembered how it felt to see her father hacked to death before her eyes....

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Storm of locusts by Rebecca Roanhorse

Storm of locusts

Rebecca Roanhorse

eBook

Kai and Caleb Goodacre have been kidnapped just as rumors of a cult sweeping across the reservation leads Maggie and Hastiin to investigate an outpost, and what they find there will challenge everything they've come to know in this action-packed sequel...

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The ice house by Tim Clare

The ice house

Tim Clare

eBook

War doesn't end. It sleeps. Delphine Venner is an old woman now. She is old, but she remembers everything. She remembers what it is to be a child of war, she remembers fighting for her life and she remembers what the terrifying creatures from another...

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The palace of lost memories by C. J. Archer

The palace of lost memories

C. J. Archer

eBook

The king's magnificent palace was built in a matter of weeks. No one saw the builders, no villagers are allowed beyond the gilded gate, and only one servant has ever left. The haunted look in her eyes as she was recaptured by the palace guards is som...

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The Alchemist's illusion by Gigi Pandian

The Alchemist's illusion

Gigi Pandian

eBook

In an effort to rescue her mentor, Nicolas Flamel, centuries-old alchemist Zoe Faust and her best friend, Dorian the gargoyle chef, delve into the world of art forgery to unearth a clue hidden in a stolen painting.

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Dragondrums by Anne McCaffrey

Dragondrums

Anne McCaffrey

eAudiobook

When his boy soprano voice begins to change, Piemur is drafted by Masterharper Robinton to help with political work and is sent on missions that lead into unusual and sometimes dangerous adventures.

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Eversong by Donna Grant

Eversong

Donna Grant

eAudiobook

A brand-new fantasy series from New York Times bestselling author Donna Grant that's The Last Witch Hunter meets Assassins Creed. New York Times bestselling author Donna Grant "skillfully melds history and legend" (RT Book Reviews) in a brand new ser...

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Dragonsinger by Anne McCaffrey

Dragonsinger

Anne McCaffrey

eAudiobook

Menolly needs more than music's power in the second book in the Harper Hall trilogy, set within science fiction legend Anne McCaffrey's beloved and best-selling Dragonriders of Pern series. Pursuing her dream to be a Harper of Pern, Menolly studies under...

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Uneasy lies the head by S. P. Hendrick

Uneasy lies the head

S. P. Hendrick

eAudiobook

In the near future, Britain has given up its constitutional monarchy to become a republic. But though the crown is a museum piece and the family no longer bears its ancient titles, Stephen Windsor feels the stirrings of the lives of ancient sacred kings...

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Breaking chaos  by Ben Galley

Breaking chaos

Ben Galley

Book

"The battle for the emperor’s throne grows ever fiercer. The City of Countless Souls cowers behind locked doors as the whims of the downtrodden and the powerful bring the great game of Araxes to its chaotic conclusion. With the soulblade at his hip and...

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Warrior prime  by Victor Gischler

Warrior prime

Victor Gischler

Book

"Peyne Erlich’s mission from the king is to learn everything he can about the rival kingdom’s magical ink mage warriors. What he finds is Zayda Yond. Ever since Zayda was sold into servitude by her financially destitute father, her masters have taught...

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By demons possessed  by P. C. (Patricia C.) Hodgell

By demons possessed

P. C. (Patricia C.) Hodgell

Book

"Something is preying on the gods of Tai-tastigon. Coerced into returning to the city the made her what she is, Jame Knorth--master thief, wily fighter and godling-in-the-making--finds citizen pitted against citizen. It seems many in the vast Lower Town...

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Storm cursed  by Patricia Briggs

Storm cursed

Patricia Briggs

Book

"Mercy Thompson has opened her garage again and is trying to get back to normal. Of course, now that the Tri-Cities are viewed as neutral ground, all kinds of supernatural beings are heading her way. With her mate Adam Hauptman's firm involved in pro...

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Heart of fire by Bec McMaster

Heart of fire

Bec McMaster

eBook

The old Eddas speak of dreki—fabled creatures who haunt the depths of Iceland’s volcanoes and steal away fair maidens. Freyja wants none of such myths. Dreki seducing young ladies? Ha. They probably eat such foolish girls. But when the ...

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Forgotten Silence by Quinn Loftis

Forgotten Silence

Quinn Loftis

eBook

Filthy. Disgusting. Unworthy trash. The same thoughts keep swirling in Sally's mind. She's broken and no one can fix her--not her friends, try as they might, and not her beautiful mate. She'd thought when Costin had rescued her from Jericho's clutches,...

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Seasons of sorcery

Seasons of sorcery

eBook

Winter's web: An assassin at a renaissance faire. What could possibly go wrong? Everything, if you're Gin Blanco. This Spider is trapped in someone else's icy web--and it seems like they don't want her to leave the faire alive . . .

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The curious case of the werewolf that wasn't by Gail Carriger

The curious case of the werewolf that wasn't

Gail Carriger

eBook

A short tale of mummies, werewolves, and well-preserved felines set in the world of the Parasol Protectorate. Alessandro Tarabotti and his valet, Floote, are on a mission in Egypt when they encounter visiting tourists and the situation turns to mummies....

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Burn bright by Bec McMaster

Burn bright

Bec McMaster

eBook

A handsome prince. A dangerous wolf shifter. And a quest to hunt a mysterious firebird... Neva Bane knows better than to enter the Gravenwold Woods. Monsters and witches lurk there, and those who enter don't come out. But when a handsome young prince...

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The many lives of Hadley Monroe by Bec McMaster

The many lives of Hadley Monroe

Bec McMaster

eBook

When the clock stops ticking, and the storm rolls in, Hadley Monroe knows exactly what's going on. Forty years ago her grandfather made a pact with Death, and now Death has come calling again.Forced to make her own deal with the reaper, Hadley has only...

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Ignite by Donna. aut Grant

Ignite

Donna. aut Grant

eBook

-- ?RT Book Reviews ?Night Owl Reviews.

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Romancing the inventor by Gail Carriger

Romancing the inventor

Gail Carriger

eBook

Imogene Hale is a lowly parlourmaid with a soul-crushing secret. Seeking solace, she takes work at a local hive, only to fall desperately in love with the amazing lady inventor the vampires are keeping in the potting shed. Genevieve Lefoux is heartsi...

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Forsaken by Jana G. Oliver

Forsaken

Jana G. Oliver

eBook

Riley has always wanted to be a Demon Trapper like her father, and she's already following in his footsteps as one of the best. But it's tough being the only girl in an all-guy world, especially when three of those guys start making her life more com...

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The Hero within by Bec McMaster

The Hero within

Bec McMaster

eBook

Can this villain become her hero?As the only healer in a war-stained town, Eden McClain is devastated when the salt plague sweeps through the wastelands she calls home. Suddenly she's racing against time to save her people—and her niece—before...

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Spartan promise by Jennifer Estep

Spartan promise

Jennifer Estep

eBook

My name is Rory Forseti, and I attend the Colorado branch of Mythos Academy, a school of warrior kids, powerful artifacts, and mythological monsters. I'm a student, a fierce Spartan warrior, and a member of Team Midgard, a group of kids and adults tasked...

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Haints & hobwebs by Jennifer Estep

Haints & hobwebs

Jennifer Estep

eBook

Even the Spider can't escape a ghost's web . . . I'm being haunted. As Gin Blanco, aka the assassin the Spider, I'm used to being haunted by all the bad things I've done over the years. I suppose it was only a matter of time before an actual ghost came...

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How to marry a werewolf (in 10 easy steps) by Gail. author. Carriger

How to marry a werewolf (in 10 easy steps)

Gail. author. Carriger

eBook

"The monsters left Faith ruined in the eyes of society, so now they're her only option. Rejected by her family Faith crosses the Atlantic looking for a marriage of convenience and revenge. But things are done differently in London. Werewolves are ...

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Hexbound by Bec McMaster

Hexbound

Bec McMaster

eBook

It should have been an easy task...Verity Hastings has a little trick; she can find anything, no matter where it's hidden. It's a skill that's kept her safe and fed all the way from the orphanages and workhouses of her youth. But when she steals a my...

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Song of the nightpiper by Hannah Meredith

Song of the nightpiper

Hannah Meredith

eBook

Magic is disappearing from Fallucia and Rennic. Each country blames the other and hoards what power remains. Magical Talent is prized above all else. In Fallucia, magic is concentrated in the families of the Lords of High Places, but Lady Anlin hasn't...

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Black pearl dreaming by K. Bird Lincoln

Black pearl dreaming

K. Bird Lincoln

eBook

With the help of powerful new friends, Koi defeated her dragon enemy in Portland. Now, no longer able to deny her dream-eating powers or the real reason for her father's mental decline, she flies to Tokyo with her new Kitsune love, Ken, and the trick...

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Shadowbound by Bec McMaster

Shadowbound

Bec McMaster

eBook

When a powerful relic goes missing from a secret society that dabbles in the occult, Miss Ianthe Martin is charged with finding it at all costs. She needs help, but all clues point to someone on the inside being the thief. The only sorcerer she knows...

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Storm of desire by Bec McMaster

Storm of desire

Bec McMaster

eBook

The old eddas speak of dreki--fabled creatures that haunt the depths of Iceland's volcanoes and steal away fair maidens. Haakon wants none of such myths. For years he's searched for the beast that stole his wife, desperate to slay the golden dreki and...

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Funny Fantasy

Funny Fantasy

eBook

From evil overlords to bumbling henchmen, talking cats to lovelorn fishermen, mad queens to wise opossums, the collected fourteen stories subvert popular fantasy tropes in surprising and delightful ways. This book collects some of the best funny fant...

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Spectred Isle by KJ Charles

Spectred Isle

KJ Charles

eBook

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Soulbound by Bec McMaster

Soulbound

Bec McMaster

eBook

A dark force is rising in London...Sebastian Montcalm knows freedom for the first time in his life, but it has come at the cost of his father's soul. If he can learn to harness his uncontrollable sorcery then he might be able to save his father from a...

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The curious case of the werewolf that wasn't by Gail Carriger

The curious case of the werewolf that wasn't

Gail Carriger

eAudiobook

A short tale of mummies, werewolves, and well-preserved felines set in this Parasol Protectorate prequel! When Alessandro Tarabotti and his valet, Floote, find themselves in Egypt on the Queen's business, a chance encounter with tourists quickly leads...

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Rides a dread legion by Raymond E. Feist

Rides a dread legion

Raymond E. Feist

eBook

Ten years after the cataclysmic events of Wrath of a Mad God took place, Midkemia now faces a new danger thought buried in myth and antiquity. A lost race of elves, the taredhel or "people of the stars", have found a way across the universe to reach ...

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Baba Yaga laid an egg by Dubravka Ugrešić

Baba Yaga laid an egg

Dubravka Ugrešić

eBook

"Baba Yaga Laid an Egg takes a traditional myth and spins it afresh. The result is an extraordinary meditation on femininity, aging, identity, secrets and love."--Taken from jacket front flap.

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