By Deborah J. Ross,various
In the spirit of a masqued revel, here's a gala presentation of stories set in Marion Zimmer Bradley’s liked global of the Bloody solar. a few of these tales are funny, others darkish, a few gritty, and others whimsical or romantic, yet all replicate the richness and breadth of adventures to be stumbled on on Darkover.
This quantity contains tales through Robin Wayne Bailey, Jane M. H. Bigelow, Evey Brett, Leslie Roy Carter and Margaret L. Carter, India Edghill, Rosemary Edghill, Rebecca Fox, Steven Harper, Shariann Lewitt, Meg Mac Donald, Ty Nolan, and Marella Sands.
By Robert J. Wiersema
A hitchhiker provides a boon to the younger guy who choices her up . . . the ghostly spouse of a rustic singer follows her husband from city to city, exacting a weird vengeance . . . the disappearance of a tender boy alterations the lifetime of his older brother . . . the wildly profitable prodigal son returns to the city the place he grew as much as locate his old flame awaiting him . . . the final circus involves Henderson . . . an expectant mom is laid low with a crying in the partitions of her domestic. . . . In his debut assortment, Seven Crow tales, bestselling novelist Robert J. Wiersema attracts on delusion and folktale, ghost tales, and fairy stories to percentage a glimpse of the worlds bordering our personal. together with his brief fiction, Wiersema explores the mysterious nation-states of the shadows, the mirrorlands the place time runs unusual. resembling Stephen King, Ray Bradbury, and Neil Gaiman, those tales are actually distinctive, really Wiersema’s own—explorations of the human middle driven to its very limits, and beyond.
By Amira Shaunice
By Edith Wharton
By Larry Correia,Michael Krug
Owen Pitt und sein group greifen zu den Waffen ...
By Kim Newman,Leslie Damant-Jeandel
« Une point of view aussi nouvelle que réjouissante sur l’univers de Sherlock Holmes. Un pur régal. » Hitfix
Imaginez les jumeaux maléfiques de Sherlock Holmes et du docteur Watson, et vous obtiendrez le redoutable duo shapeé par le professeur James Moriarty, serpent rusé d’une intelligence remarquable aussi merciless qu’imprévisible, et le colonel Moran, violent, libertin et politiquement mistaken. Ensemble, ils règnent sur Londres en maîtres du crime, tenant dans leur poing police et hors-la-loi.
Quelle que soit leur undertaking, du meurtre au cambriolage de haut vol, Moriarty et Moran accueillent un flot de visiteurs malfaisants : membres du Si-Fan assoiffés de sang, Vampires de Paris, et même une certaine Irène Adler...
By Jade Stewart
By A.L. Mengel
Blending realism with fiction, and weaving jointly the magical with the theology of Catholicism, superstition and customary myths, he brought an easy tale with a profound message and deep, religious components. the vast majority of the message is living among the prose, whereas different issues are flung into the reader's face. "Ashes" doesn't carry again in addressing problems with bigotry and intolerance, alcoholism, betrayal, sexual identification and damaged relationships.
The tale opens with Antoine, an deserted immortal, eager for the corporate of his maker once more. Antoine seeks to resurrect him, and offers for the final word cost - his soul. And the demons come. Antoine manages to flee, yet now not with out these pursuing him at each corner.
"Ashes" is a likely basic horror tale with unforeseen complexity and indisputable effect. it is going to take the reader via elements of time, house and throughout dimensions - and grants a profound message. scratched floor is simply scratched.
By Parker Blue
A magical amulet is attempting to manage Val.
A attractive cowboy vamp is bored with waiting.
When unknown demon hunters from a gloomy non secular sect specialise in killing coloration, Val's ex-boyfriend and shadow demon, she has to bury her emotions of rejection and do her activity as Paladin for the Demon Underground. yet maintaining coloration is more challenging than she ever imagined.
Shade is battling his personal inner demons as long-suppressed stories start to floor. Lola, Val's internal succubus, can slightly suck, which leaves Val dangerously vulnerable. Austin, Lola's vamp of selection over Val's objections insists his task is to guard the Paladin despite Val's opinion at the subject. Fang is distracted by means of the upcoming delivery of his puppies.
Val is distracted through Austin and the tangle of emotions she has for 2 gorgeously frustrating men who could not be extra different.
When she learns the demon hunters' stunning identities, Val will desire all her allies prepared, keen and ready to support her struggle. inspite of good fortune, the price of saving the area can be greater than Val can undergo to pay.
By J.C. Jenkins
After their hunt for the vampire dragon, Nostoullous, ended effectively, Kollouns and his spouse, the black dragoness, Wynllousthrellynthea “Moon Rose,” now chanced on themselves at the hunt of the lycanthrope lord, Vorthox of Thornesterra.
Hunting for the elusive lycanthrope is probably not as effortless because it initially seemed to be. status of their course is a person they presumed useless, and she or he won't look what she turns out to be.