Fantasy author and artist Brom has continued his trend of rewriting myths and legends with the recently released Lost Gods.
“This novel is sharp, sexy, and funny, with a heart that doesn’t quit.”
“A necromancer, a witch, a vampire, and a devil walk into Hell . . . ”
A necromancer, a witch, a vampire, and a devil walk into Hell . . .
Vampyres is a remarkably in-depth and academically dense account of the entire history of the suave upper-class vampiric count that Dracula represents.
“No one knows when a ghost will appear or what it will do when it does.”
“the mix of romance, mystery, history, and the supernatural will appeal to readers looking for an easy read, a splash of nostalgia, and a moment of escape.”
"In the second volume of Danielewski's ambitious series, strangeness abounds, characters connect, and hidden identities are revealed."
“will easily be remembered as one of the most unique and unforgettable werewolf tales ever written.”
“Ward is a master of her craft.”
In under 200 pages, McGuire builds a quiet and interesting world that manages to fuse children’s portal fantasy stories with gothic splendor and darkness.
Good Girls is the second book in a trilogy that began with Motherless Child.
Trying too hard with Celtic mythology and a modern setting in KingFisher, McKillip fails to reach her full award-winning potential (she has won the World Fantasy Award previously), in this
“danger . . . can also lurk in less inhabited places, as well as in one’s own heart and mind.”
“For fans and readers of magical urban fantasy, this novella is perfect.”
This isn't the only book in recent years to blend science fiction and fantasy, but it's one of the few that gets it right.
“Blood Kiss is the work of a writer who is a master of her genre.”
“highly satisfying tale.”
“one of the most original and immersive young adult horror novels of the decade.”
“Mystery and terror, the paranormal and romance—all combine to make Innocence a challenging and emotional experience.”
“. . . clever, tongue-in-cheek entertainment with a couple of unexpected twists . . .”
“Every dog has its day . . . now the werewolves are having theirs.”
Mr. Brown confounds and intrigues with a fast-paced tale that won’t disappoint with all its twists and turns.
“As with any anthology, the true strength of this book is the quality of the stories themselves.
“Sad Monsters crackles with wit, irony, and sarcasm.
“Laini Taylor writes with a lush use of words. They’re lyrical and sweeping. The characterizations are layered and full-bodied.
“Overall, The Night Circus is a wondrously dark and entrancing story, taking place in a world that is truly a departure into a limitless magical realm, a story whose sole purpose i