My name is Anita Blake and I have the highest kill count of any vampire executioner in the country. I'm a U. Marshal who can raise zombies with the best of them. But ever s Sookie's got just a month, before the next full moon, to find out who wants her brother dead - and to stop the fiend! Sookie Stackhouse enjoys her life, mostly. She's a great cocktail waitress in a fun bar; she has a love life, albeit a bit complicated, and most people have come to terms with her telepathy. The problem is, Sookie wants a quiet life - but things just seem to happen to her and her friends.
Now her brother Jason's eyes are starting to change: he's about to By: Sherrilyn Kenyon and J. Ward and Susan Squires and Dianna Love. Publisher: USA, St. Martins Press: Now, with her patria under fire, she has to protect her people from Fury and his werewolf clan. Vowing to bring him to justice, Angelia sets out alone until the hunter becomes the hunted, and the only way for her to survive is to trust the very wolf she's sworn to kill.
Deacon has an ugly history, a history that broke him, leaving him a ghost of a man. Out of necessity, he left the normal world to descend into the criminal world and found he fit. So he stayed.
Cold as ice and living off the grid, Deacon has no intention to connect, not with anyone. Then he returns to some remote cabins in the Colorado Mountains and finds they have new owners. One of them is Cassidy Swallow, a young woman willing to work hard to live her quiet dream in a Publisher: USA, Atria: From the New York Times-bestselling author of Return to Summerhouse, Someone to Love, and Temptation comes the second book in the multi-generational Edilean series--a sweeping romance set in Publisher: UK, Piatkus: Born from a lab-enhanced clone mother and an Aedh father, Risa Jones can not only talk to the souls of the dying and the dead, but she can see reapers and walk the grey fields that divide this world from the next.
They are skills she rarely uses, however. But when her mother asks her to help the parents of a little girl locked in a coma, she reluctantly agrees. What she discovers terrifies her: someone has ripped the girl's soul from her flesh. As it turns out, a creatur Publisher: USA, Berkley: Qualifications: High intelligence, rock-hard body, military background. Raised in poverty, she has a passion-and a talent-for making beautiful clothes. Daisy aims to become the finest dressmaker in London.
Dashing Irishman Patrick Flynn is wealthy and ambitious, and has entered society to find an aristocratic bride. Instead, he finds himself growing increasingly attracted to the headstrong, clever and outspoken Daisy. After an accident, a dashing rogue awakens in a country cottage, where he is being nursed back to health by one innocent beauty and five not-so-innocent orphaned children.
A sparkling new romance from the award-winning Anne Gracie. When Nash Renfrew wakes in the bed of lovely Maddy Woodford, he thinks he's dreaming. Then he learns of his accident and the loss of his memory. But when it returns, Nash has no desire to leave Maddy's side and he pretends he still has am No one can resist the Devil Riders- Four war heroes in search of one good woman.
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Harry Morant's tough exterior hides a badly scarred heart. The natural son of an earl, high-born ladies have only one use for him-in the bedchamber. Now, after eight years at war, Harry is breeding racehorses and planning a practical, unemotional marriage. But when he buys a new estate, his careful plans are threatened by an unexpected passion for-of all things-an earl's daughter.
About the It was the perfect excuse to delay a dreaded marriage of convenience-head off on an exotic journey to track down a young lady missing in Egypt for six years. Rafe Ramsey, son of the Earl of Axebridge, is utterly besotted when he finally locates the beautiful and spirited Ayisha, who has taken a new name.
But a mysterious past has made it impossible for her to return to England, and she is on the run from something far more serious than an unwanted betrothal. About the A Publisher: Australia, Mira: This title is about England's forgotten Queen. England, A daughter of Warwick the Kingmaker, Anne Neville cannot dictate her own future.
Her marriage will be political, made purely to advance her family's interests. But at the age of fourteen, her father's treason forces her into exile, and into an uneasy betrothal with Edward of Lancaster. Edward is changeable and completely controlled by his powerful mother, Margaret of Anjou. In a hostile, impoverished court, An Aimed at younger readers. Ghosts of Time Dreamspell, A man communicates with the afterlife. A new brand of beauty cream has some very strange side effects. After an automobile accident, two teenaged girls discover that they have swapped personalities.
Marginal juvenile about a psychiatrist who hypnotizes a teen into changing her personality. Wishes come true for a group of teens, one of whom regrets the choice she made. See also Warner Lee. Boogeyman, The Crossroads, A mysterious creature kills people in a small town. Originally published as Satan Help Me - publisher and date unknown.. Everyone in a small Southwestern town begins to act strangely, eventually erupting into open violence. Demons have broken through into our world, and only one man might hold the power to eject them.
Destruction and death follow as rival forces of the supernatural struggle for supremacy. Fast paced but generally unconvincing. A child communicates with a helpful ghost. Sacrifices White Wolf, Vampires discover that the enemy they seek is stronger than they expected. Shards White Wolf, It Looks Alive to Me! Harper, , Harper Trophy, Young adult. Mysterious events involving a disappearance in a museum can only be solved by an audacious and brilliant youngster willing to accept the existence of supernatural influences.
Martin's, A convict travels outside his body to solve a crime. This slim little novel is set in a house haunted by the spirit of a woman who once lived there. The new inhabitants are startled by low key supernatural phenomena, and the husband is compelled to paint a portrait of a woman he has never seen.
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For younger readers. Phantom Valley 2. A blind boy battles the evil spirits in a phantom village in this better than average horror thriller for young adults. Phantom Valley 6. Phantom Valley 1. A magical doll makes wishes come true, but with unpleasant consequences. For young adults, most of whom would have been smart enough to see that coming in the first place. Phantom Valley 8. Phantom Valley 7. A young girl finds an ancient necklace, but when she wears it she begins to experience strange dreams and events resulting from its curse.
Is she the reincarnation of an ancient Egyptian, or is another personality trying to invade her life? Phantom Valley 3. Shapeshifting Indians take the form of mountain lions and prowl the darkness in this thriller for young adults. Phantom Valley 5. A jealous girl casts a magical spell on her popular roommate, and discovers that magic has unpleasant repercussions for the user as well as the victim. Phantom Valley 4. One of a pair of twins is captured in a bizarre mirror world until she is rescued by her sister. A humorous plague of zombies novel.
The protagonist discovers that a new communications device can actually link to the world of the dead. Charter, , as Lost Souls. An unusual blend of horror and science fiction.
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A wave of supernormal phenomena is advancing across the world, progressing in a geographically predictable fashion from the site of the first atomic explosion in Hiroshima. The souls of those who perished in that city are reaching out to influence the living decades later.
Quite unusual if a bit preachy. A weird vampire novel set against the hectic, phony backdrop of Hollywood. The action involves a bestselling horror writer and a serial killer, a genuine vampire, and a movie that seems to be drawing its inspiration from life, and influencing the outside world.
A new teacher discovers that one of his students has a very special power, that there is some kind of link between her and a series of recent minor earthquakes. Unless he finds the key to neutralizing her abilities, she poses a serious threat to the lives of everyone around her.
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Who Killed James Dean? Tor, Occult fans of the late actor steal his body and the wreckage of the car in which he died. Having imprisoned his ghost and forced it to do their bidding, they plan a major occult event that will give them unprecedented power. Also writes Fantasy. Charles Beaumont: Selected Stories. See The Howling Man. Panther, , as Shadow Play. Perchance to Dream Penguin, Shadow Play. See The Hunger and Other Stories. Book of the Dead Momentum, Lovecraftian monsters emerge. BECK, J. Pseudonym of Julie Kenner, whom also see. An attorney finds herself prosecuting vampires. When Darkness Hungers Bantam, When Temptation Burns Bantam, BECK, L.
Openers of the Gate, The? A zombie novel. A boy solves a mystery in a part of London where magic is real. Nighttrap Orchard, A teenager in London discovers that vampires are real. Timecurse Orchard, Teenagers vs vampires. Supernatural dangers in the Old West. Blood Matters Hades, Teenage vampire. A plague of zombies. Collection of unrelated stories, not all of which are horror. Fanthorpe , whom see. So bad it defies description. A single supernatural force intervenes on Earth and becomes the basis for our legends of djinns, demons, and other supernatural creatures, but despite its immense power, it meets its match in the human race.
Draw Down the Darkness Signet, Historical romance adventure involving a cursed necklace. Pornography involving demonic possession. Pornography involving communication with the dead. The protagonist returns to the town where the woman he loved died, and finds himself caught up with the spirits of the dead, one protective, one malevolent. An otherwise ordinary man finds his life falling apart and eventually recognizes that a supernatural force is striking at him by destroying everything that is important in his life, determined to drive him across the border into insanity.
Bliss House Pegasus, A haunted house variation. Calling Mr. Lonely Hearts Ballantine, A seductive lover turns out to be inhuman. Charlotte's Story Pegasus, Haunted house. A woman uses magic to create a lover, but something is wrong. The ghost of a murdered girl reappears to various characters. See also Jan Alexander. Despite having been published as a gothic romance, this is actually an offbeat ghost story. A woman comes to live among a group of strange people who seem to perform senseless acts compulsively.
She assumes that they are mentally disturbed, but eventually realizes that they are actually the ghosts of people who died in the area, now cursed to act out the routines of their lives forever. Ostensibly, this is a standard tale of the rivalry of two women for influence in a family, complicated by the fact that one of them might well be insane. But things grow more complex when it is revealed that each of the two is somehow linked to a particular type of plant, drawing strength from them, more vulnerable in the darkness than in the daylight. A young woman travels in search of her father, only to discover that he intends to sacrifice her in a ceremony designed to raise the devil.
The cult is real in this case, assisted by a hairy monster that appears at inopportune times for the protagonists. A cult dedicated to achieving personal immortality menaces a young woman. They are assisted by a group of animated trees that enfold and destroy their victims. Most of the supernatural content takes place offstage but it's certainly an unusual plot for this genre. When a couple moves into their new apartment, they discover the portrait of a young woman. Its influence disrupts their lives, causing the man to become hostile for no apparent reason.
Eventually the woman is able to communicate with the ghost imprisoned in the painting, and discovers that she died at another's hand. Enter the ghost of the murderer, threatening to repeat his crime.
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Wolf Hunter Belfire, A werewolf supersoldier escapes Nazi Germany only to be pursued in the US. Classic short story about a deal with the devil. Collection of short stories not all of which are horror. Modern investigators reopen the investigation of an incident during the Battle of the Bulge when opposing soldiers momentarily turned against a greater foe, and were destroyed.
Standard romance with a brief appearance by a not particularly frightening ghost. I Ate the Sheriff Pinnacle, A zombie lawyer gets involved with human sacrifice. American Elsewhere Orbit, A small town hides a fantastic secret. A musical group is accompanied by inhuman presences. See also collaboration with R. An occult novel. A deal with the devil.
Occult adventure including possession by an ancient Egyptian personality. A genuine family curse. Supernatural murder mystery. This story of a decaying English family is actually better as a period novel than as horror. The supernatural element is almost an afterthought, a spirit briefly possessing an owl, the instrument of a search for revenge. See listing of short story collections in the appendix for more typical work. Collection of loosely related stories.
A young man attempts to reunite himself with the spirit of his lost love, and his ignorance of the intricacies of magic result in danger to his own soul. A bit dated in style and language. Supernatural Stories of Monsignor Robert H. Benson, Th e Coachwhip, Angelus Harper, Demons try to take over the world. Archon Harper, A woman discovers that angels and demons are both real. Covenant, The Harper, Demons possess a young woman. An old photograph album is the focus for this story of ancient evil striking out of time to endanger people in the present. A noted writer of mysteries and thrillers, Berckman is particularly effective in evoking atmosphere and creating credible characters in this, perhaps her best novel.
Mysterious goings on involving the rivalries among a coven of modern day witches. Teenagers visit a castle in Elsinore and are menaced by Ophelia's vengeful ghost. A Freddy Krueger novel. The killer who lives in dreams returns, this time menacing a young woman who has lost her job and her boyfriend in rapid succession. A visiting carnival is home to a host of evil spirits.
Bone Chillers A photographer takes pictures of everyone at school except for one young boy, and everyone else begins to turn into monsters. The lone exception attempts to foil the villain and return people to normal. A teenager buys a poster that contains a three dimensional optical illusion, which turns out to be a gateway through which Freddy can seize control of his body.
An interesting twist for this Freddy Krueger movie. The actors play themselves, as they begin filming the next in the series, and Freddy becomes so real in their imaginations that he emerges from the script into the physical world. Heather Langenkamp loses her husband and almost her child before defeating Freddy in the dream realm with the aid of the ghost of his mother. A Ravenloft novel. A vampiric aristocrat preys among the unsuspecting. Blood Alone Jove, , Ace, Further romantic entanglements involving a charming vampire and a woman in search of true love.
This carries on the chronicles of the Austras, a vampire clan, who recruit a human to help them in their battle against Nazi Germany. A young woman comes to terms with her conversion to vampirism. Erotic and one of the growing numbers of sympathetic vampires in recent years. The Harkers thought themselves free of Dracula, but now his vampire sister has come to England looking for them, and for vengeance.
A noblewoman is tempted into drinking blood and converting to vampirism after being exposed to a corrupted visitor. Ace, , as by Elaine Bergstrom. A direct sequel, with some overlap, to Stoker's classic vampire story, this time concentrating on Mina. Even following Dracula's death, she is not free of the taint of his blood and is drawn toward the existence of the undead.
Mostly romantic in its treatment. Vampires come to America hoping to find anonymity and to live a life of peace, but an old enemy follows them. A woman falls in love with a debonair man, only to discover that he is in fact a vampire, and one who enjoys preying on humans. An erotic relationship between the two is the focus. The tapestry of the title holds imprisoned a number of monsters, and the order of monks who have been guarding it are nearing extinction.
With their passing, the creatures may be free to claim new victims. Set in a fantasy realm rather than the mundane world. A gay teenager encounters the ghost of a young athlete. See collaboration with William W. Rewrite of the version from Ward, Lock. Travelers take refuge in a haunted house. Condemned, The Gray Friar, A group of child abductors turn out not to be human. Tide of Souls Abaddon, Zombies overrun the British Isles. A Buffy the Vampire Slayer novel. Buffy battles a vampire. A Tomes of the Dead novel. Oliver Cromwell recruits demons for his army. Witch Creek Harper, Personified Sleep strikes into the subconscious minds of several people, forcing them to commit horrible acts.
One of several novels and movies exploring the effects of dreams and supernatural beings who live within them, but this one fails to deliver much that it promises. Can Such Things Be? Published in two volumes by Ballantine, Eyes of the Panther. See Tales of Soldiers and Civilians. Jonathan Cape, , as Eyes of the Panther. Collection of unrelated stories, not all of which are fantastic. One of the earliest standard werewolf novels, out of print and hard to locate. The story is set in the days shortly following the American Revolution, and the studiously formal style of the day works well in helping to convey the sense of traditional menace.
The basement of a house is a link to the dream world, and a new resident feels herself slipping away from reality until she is able to overcome its mysterious powers. Ex, The Createspace, An unusual variation of the ghost story. Vampires are quietly seizing control of London by becoming executives in leading industries and gradually converting key members of the yuppie community to their undead state.
This tale of a caped monster performing his uncanny depredations within the confines of a large hospital is so badly written that it is frequently hilariously funny. Don't miss the "fatal swan dive of the Hunchback Horror". Piatkus, , as After Alice Died. Just as he is about to marry the woman he loves, a man is seduced by the spirit of her dead cousin. When he returns to pursue purely human pleasures, the restless spirit takes possession of the man's newborn child.
After Alice Died. See After Alice. Judith discovers that her new husband and his five children are under the spell of his dead wife, and that the strange powers which the youngsters display may be mirrored in her own as yet unborn child. Piatkus, , as The Unquiet Dead. An entire town lives in terror of its children, who have been universally possessed by demonic forces seeking a foothold in the human world.
A standard treatment of an overused theme. An infant is born who seems to most people perfectly normal. But his mother recognizes that something is wrong, observes that the child seems to be able to compel others to do his bidding. It's another variation of the child of Satan story, with nothing remarkable to commend it. Two young children develop mind reading talents. Two mysterious twins are visited by a man, or possibly something other than a man, who might be their long lost father. And if he isn't human, what does that make them? And if so, what supernatural powers might be theirs to control?
Pretty suspenseful until we start to figure out what's happening. Unquiet Dead, The. See Deadtime Story. A supernatural cult. Circle of Three Circle of Three 7. A rare blue moon causes one of the teenaged witches to awaken a magic she cannot control and her personality is supplanted by that of another person. Circle of Three 8. When one of a group of teenaged witnesses decides to wear the symbols of her craft, it causes a storm of controversy and places stress on her relationship with the others in her coven.
The three teenaged witches are marooned in a haunted house. Teenage witches face a critical choice in their development. Circle of Three 5. One of the three teenaged witches is about to be misled into the path of evil. A mysterious outsider traps one of the teenaged witches into misusing her powers. Circle of Three 2. Three teenaged girls discover witchcraft and realize they all have the power to use magic, if they can figure out how to do so safely.
Circle of Three 6. Circle of Three 3. A missing girl communicates through the dreams of three young witches, and pleads with them to rescue her. Circle of Three 1. A teenaged witch casts a love spell, but it backfires with embarrassing results. Unfortunately, she doesn't know how to reverse the spell. Circle of Three 9. A teenaged witch decides to contact the spirits of the dead on Halloween. Circle of Three 4. A witch uses Tarot to glimpse the future, but her companions are concerned that she is shaping rather than just seeing events to come.
An amorphous blob inadvertently created as part of a secret government project wanders around dissolving people and incorporating their bodies into its own mass. A secretive government agency is ready to sacrifice the local population to regain control of their experiment, but it proves beyond their ability. A fresh batch of the little creatures is hatched in a shopping mall of the near future. The humor is even darker than in the previous film, with some of the gremlins becoming outright monsters. A variety of familiar monsters begin attacking people in a small town after a mysterious old man rents a mansion.
I don't know why we needed a new version of Gaston Leroux's classic novel of the same name, but here it is. A bitter composer deformed as the result of a fire lurks in the basements of a large opera building, waiting for an opportunity to avenge himself. With photographs from the film version. A writer returns from the dead to exact revenge on those who wronged him during his lifetime and systematically kills them all.
Collection of unrelated stories not all of which are horror. Fiends of Eastern Front 2. Vampires rise during the siege of Stalingrad. Following the Eastern Front series, this tells the story of the Japanese army aided by the undead. Fiends of Eastern Front 1. A Nightmare on Elm Street novel. Six young people test an insomnia drug and find themselves trapped in a dream world. Fiends of Eastern Front 3.
As the German army retreats from Russia, vampires switch sides and join the Communists. When a group of young men play a practical joke on a man capable of journeying outside of his body, they get more than they bargain for. Will the psychic vigilante wipe out everyone who annoyed him or will he be thwarted in the end? Despite the predictable plot, there's moments of genuine terror here. A big, lurid, explicit novel of reincarnation and sexual obsession lasting through the centuries.
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Arkham House, , Fairwood, A writer finds that her word processor is possessed. Supernatural mystery involving werewolves. See Call for an Exorcist. They quickly get in over their heads and have to scramble to find a way to escape what appear to be an unpleasant ending. A young couple and their twelve year old son are living in a pleasant summer cottage, where they hope to spend a quiet few months.
The elderly couple living nearby strike them as quite nice, until certain changes start to become obvious in their son, as though he were being possessed by another personality. Then the mother uncovers evidence that the couple may be even older than they appear, much older. Well developed suspense from a successful writer of thrillers. A psychic battles a serial killer. Morgan Kingsley 3. An exorcist tries to help a boy possessed by a demon. Morgan Kingsley 1.
Devil's Playground, The Dell, Morgan Kingsley 5. An exorcist deals with an influx of demons. An exorcist possessed by a demon gets caught in a war among evil forces. Guardians of the Night 4. A vampire romance. Nightstruck Tor, Guardians of the Night 3. A vampire dedicated to protecting humans from the evil undead falls in love with a private investigator.
Guardians of the Night 2. A reformed vampire tries to right old wrongs. Morgan Kingsley 4. An exorcist is sued for making a crucial mistake. Guardians of the Night 1. Romance against a backdrop of good and bad vampires. Red Right Hand Tor, A woman is given magical weapons to fend off a monster. The feral boy in a circus is actually a werewolf. A psychopathic killer whose victims are all children strikes again and again during the Great Depression, in each case warning his victims twice in advance, but persevering despite every attempt to protect them.
Only one boy escapes, and fifty years later he returns to his home town to attempt to solve the mystery, only to discover that the Death Angel is still alive. Although there is no clear supernatural element in this novel, the killer is a larger than life character, who may be possessed by an evil force. See collaboration with Christopher Keane.
Dark magic causes a woman to age years in days and leads to darker events. Broken Souls DAW, A man who can communicate with ghosts is linked to another supernatural entity. A man speaks to the dead. Hungry Ghosts DAW,