Download E-books Jane Bites Back: A Novel (Jane Fairfax) PDF

By Michael Thomas Ford

2 hundred years after her loss of life, Jane Austen remains to be surrounded by way of the literature she loves—but now the reason is, she's the landlord of Flyleaf Books in a sleepy university city in Upstate big apple. on a daily basis she watches her novels fly off the shelves—along with dozens of unauthorized sequels, spin-offs, and diversifications. Jane will be undead, yet her books have taken on a lifetime of their own.

To make issues worse, the manuscript she entire previous to being changed into a vampire has been rejected through publishers—116 occasions. Jane longs to enable the area understand who she is, but if a surprising accident thrusts her again into the highlight, she needs to cover her actual identity—and fend off a dismal guy from her prior whereas juggling glossy suitors. Will the inimitable Jane Austen be capable to maintain her cool during this comedy of manners, or will she exhibit everybody what a girl with a pointy wit and a good sharper set of fangs can do?

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Download E-books 23 Heures (Vampire Story, Tome 4) PDF

By David Wellington

Pour avoir enfreint les règles, Laura Caxton, agent spécialisée dans los angeles traque des vampires, se retrouve incarcérée. Sa criminal de haute sécurité devient le théâtre d’un huis clos sanglant lorsque des hordes de morts-vivants au carrier de l. a. tristement célèbre Justinia Malvern l’investissent. Celle-ci a pris en otage Clara, l. a. compagne de Laura, venue lui rendre visite. Si Laura ne se rend pas dans les vingt-trois heures, c’est son amie et amante qui sera sacrifiée…

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Download E-books Don't Talk Back To Your Vampire (Broken Heart, Oklahoma, Book 2) PDF

By Michele Bardsley

Being a mom is rarely easy-especially if you find yourself undead.

Eva LeRoy, damaged center, Oklahoma's librarian, obtained "vampified" whilst every body else did: in the course of a rogue vampire's feeding frenzy. yet books nonetheless make her undead center beat-and, surprisingly sufficient, so does Lorcan the Loner, the vampire who killed her...

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Download E-books Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, Book 9) PDF

By J.R. Ward

Payne, dual sister of the Black Dagger Brother Vishous, suffers a devastating damage, and outstanding human physician Manuel Manello is referred to as in to avoid wasting her. Their charm is quick, and as robust as it really is risky. yet as human and vampire worlds collide, a centuries- previous ranking catches up with Payne and places either her love and her existence in jeopardy.

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Download E-books Deadlocked (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 12) PDF

By Charlaine Harris

Felipe de Castro, the vampire King of Louisiana (and Arkansas and Nevada), is on the town. It’s the worst attainable time for a human physique to teach up in Eric Northman’s entrance yard—especially the physique of a girl whose blood he simply drank.

Now it’s as much as Sookie and invoice, the authentic sector 5 investigator, to unravel the homicide. Sookie thinks that, a minimum of this time, the lifeless girl’s destiny has not anything to do together with her. yet she is inaccurate. She has an enemy, one way more devious than she might ever suspect, who’s got down to make Sookie’s global come crashing down.

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Download E-books Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter PDF

By Seth Grahame-Smith

Indiana, 1818. Moonlight falls in the course of the dense woods that encompass a one-room cabin, the place a nine-year-old Abraham Lincoln kneels at his pain mother's bedside. She's been bothered with whatever the old-timers name "Milk Sickness."

"My child boy..." she whispers earlier than dying.

Only later will the grieving Abe research that his mother's deadly disorder was once truly the paintings of a vampire.

When the reality turns into recognized to younger Lincoln, he writes in his magazine, "henceforth my existence will be one in all rigorous learn and devotion. I shall turn into a grasp of brain and physique. And this mastery shall have yet one purpose..." talented together with his mythical top, energy, and talent with an ax, Abe units out on a course of vengeance that would lead him all of the option to the White House.

While Abraham Lincoln is greatly lauded for saving a Union and releasing thousands of slaves, his valiant struggle opposed to the forces of the undead has remained within the shadows for centuries. that's, until eventually Seth Grahame-Smith stumbled upon The mystery magazine of Abraham Lincoln, and have become the 1st residing individual to put eyes on it in additional than one hundred forty years.

Using the magazine as his advisor and writing within the grand biographical variety of Doris Kearns Goodwin and David McCullough, Seth has reconstructed the true lifestyles tale of our best president for the 1st time-all whereas revealing the hidden historical past at the back of the Civil conflict and uncovering the position vampires performed within the delivery, development, and near-death of our kingdom.

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Download E-books Celluloid Vampires: Life After Death in the Modern World PDF

By Stacey Abbott

In 1896, French magician and filmmaker George Méliès introduced forth the 1st celluloid vampire in his movie Le manoir du diable. The vampire is still considered one of film's most well liked gothic monsters and in reality, this present day extra humans develop into conversant in the vampire via movie than via literature, similar to Bram Stoker's vintage Dracula. How has this lengthy legacy of celluloid vampires affected our realizing of vampire mythology? and the way has the vampire morphed from its folkloric and literary origins?

In this interesting and soaking up paintings, Stacey Abbott demanding situations the traditional interpretation of vampire mythology and argues that the medium of movie has thoroughly reinvented the vampire archetype. instead of representing the primitive and folkloric, the vampire has come to embrace the very event of modernity. not in a cape and coffin, state-of-the-art vampire is living in significant towns, listens to punk tune, embraces know-how, and adapts to any scenario. occasionally she's even female.

With case reviews of vampire classics equivalent to Nosferatu, Martin, Blade, and Habit, the writer lines the evolution of the yank vampire movie, arguing that vampires are greater than simply blood-drinking monsters; they replicate the cultural and social weather of the societies that produce them, particularly during periods of excessive swap and modernization. Abbott additionally explores how autonomous filmmaking suggestions, lighting tricks make-up, and the lovely and ultramodern computer-generated results of contemporary movies have affected the illustration of the vampire in film.

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Download E-books The Crystal Jade: Book 1 of the IceBrood Chronicles PDF

By Jacquel Chrissy May

15-year-old Hollie Devine doesn't imagine that vampires are actual. actually, she'd quite stay alongside of the present well known developments than hearken to the warnings of her grandmother concerning vampires. yet one evening, a vampire named Howard Warpslayer assaults their domestic, kills the grandmother, and kidnaps Hollie. Now Hollie is in a brand new global that she doesn't comprehend and all she wishes is to move domestic. but if one other tragedy happens and all Hollie has left is Howard, she needs to throw in her lot with him and turn into the individual, I suggest vampire, that she used to be intended to be.

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Download E-books The Midnight Breed Series Companion (Volume 1) PDF

By Lara Adrian

Part human, half otherworldly, the Breed has lived between humankind in mystery for millions of years . . . and now lovers of the preferred, best-selling dead night Breed sequence can delve deeper than ever sooner than into this hidden, seductive race of vampires and the darkish, exciting universe they inhabit.

A publication that’s been years within the making, the dead night Breed sequence spouse contains insider information on the entire novels, writer notes at the construction of the tale global and the way the eleven-book (and counting!) sequence has advanced considering the fact that its starting as a reduced in size trilogy, an entire personality consultant, sequence trivialities, questions from readers and extra.

This specific sequence better half additionally contains “A contact of Midnight”—an all-new, by no means ahead of released, unique novella that includes Gideon and Savannah, which ultimately finds the tale of the way this reader favourite couple met and fell in love, and solutions many questions that fanatics were interested in because the sequence begun!

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