Vivienne has a long line of Grey Haven pack lineage, but after her father, and uncle (both consecutive alphas of the pack), are killed under mysterious circumstances, the pack's livelihood and safety is abolished. The new leader, Jacob, seems capable, sexy and trustworthy - but can Vivienne trust anyone who comes from nowhere and benefits from her family members' deaths? As vampire attacks increase exponentially in the small town, further help from the Aconites appears. Vivienne needs to learn the history of the town, and who she can trust, fast - or her whole world will crumble.
By day, Mex and Milli Trillion are simple apothecaries selling harmless pick-me-ups to the working men and women of Metrokesh City.
By night, they introduce an elite clientele to a more exotic and dangerous range of products. When disaster strikes, the couple are forced to diversify and in their greed and desperate need to restore status, enter into an even darker world of addiction and death.
one can choose a dress from an apparel store, their best-loved dish at a restaurant and can build a dream house of their choice, but one cannot choose the family they are born into. yet why is it they still can't abandon them?
Only mere Months have passed since the war with Zeref and Fairytail along with Magnolia have been enjoying a period of peace. Until on a cold snowy night a random baby is dropped on the doorstep, a baby with sinister markings. For this baby had the Mark of Anubis, a terrifying symbol placed on the descendants of a evil ancient wizard. Now the Fairytail Guild has a ticking time bomb in their midst. Its not a matter of if it'll go off, it's a matter of when
With having her best friend walk back into her life after three years of being apart, thirty year old Hailey MacClaren tries her best to work through her life, watching her brother and friends get married before her. Jamie Bellwood is unsure if he wants to go through life with the girl who put him through hell, or beg Hailey to forgive him and try again.
With the death of his adoptive daughter, Galina, Yoshiro is greatly shaken up. Though he thinks that he will recover as he always has, he soon finds out that this isn't the case. Having been holding back what he felt after the deaths of people he cared about, people that served under him, and of the people he killed in battle for the last several centuries... the gates are thrown wide open and Yoshiro is driven into a deep depression. While this is going on, he's trying to prove that a sentient AI can be safely created. With the AI as his companion, he leaves to go find answers to questions he hasn't quite figured out. Will Yoshiro find what he seeks, or will he fall even deeper into depression. Find out in the Eighth Book of the Chronicles of Verbana series!
The Harry Hope Fertility Clinic finds itself---unwittingly---to be part of an international black market in superior sperm.
Michael, Fiona, Bill, and Brett are not panicking---yet, but they realize that they have to find the head of the snake soon--- or die from its venom.
What would you do if you lost everything? If the shackles that kept you bound to your daily life were suddenly broken, if you were plunged into the pits of despair and nothingness...what would be your next course of action? Would you seek vengeance against those that destroyed your life? Or would you show restraint? This is the story of a man who once walked through fire, and the decisions he came to make because of it. The story of Atreyu...begins here...
When her parents, the King and Queen of the Losasidhe Elves are kidnapped, Syndi and Muld are forced to follow the instructions of the mysterious Wizard of Windhaven while formulating a rescue plan. Book II of the Chronicles of The Practical Magicians Guild.
A collection of poems that I will write each day for the next two months (August 31st to October 31st) as both a project and a literary test for me.
Poems can range in depth, subject, and emotions.
Sachiko is born a girl in the eta community of Izumo, a girl with low prospects as to life and what she can expect. After escaping from her crooked family, she is swept into the world of the miko by a young girl named Okuni, discarding her old name and her identity. Together, they enter the Izumo Shrine. But Okuni longs for more, and it isn't long before her longings lead her to a less than worthy profession as a dancer. Steadfast to the end, her loyal companion Umi stays by her side, through the most challenging times a person can face, and eventually her ultimate wish is granted. But how will she survive the ultimate betrayal? The tale of two women, the founder of one of Japan's most well known theatrical traditions, and the woman who loved her.
Warning: May not be suitable for young children due to mature sexual situations.
Once more into the Rift . . .
Led by the elf prince, Adros, a group of heroes returns to the Dead Worlds in a last ditch effort to find the living. But instead of survivors, they encounter beings more ancient and evil than even the foulest of Dead Gods.
Meanwhile, the Goddess Alana begins her own quest -- a journey back to the world of her greatest failure, the elven home-world, the land where she left her true love die. There, she must face her greatest fears -- and an enemy more powerful than anything she has ever known.
Drysti Basir couldn't finish typical a day without having a vision, encountering a ghost, or sensing things about people one wouldn't normally know, but even being a seer wasn't helping as the line between dreams and reality became dark, blurry, and suffocating. When it began victimizing innocent friends who didn't belong in her world, she knew she had to find a way to stop it. With their help and tips from surprising sources, she had to put an end to the nightmare before it hurt or even killed more people.
Marco recoge a su hija de la escuela. De repente, algo sucede. ¿Una tormenta, un huracán?. ¿Como es posible en Italia?. No, no es nada de eso. Nuestros protagonistas se ven atrapados en un fenómeno generado de forma artificial. De repente Marco despierta en un mundo extraño, con gente extraña de la que deberá huir. ¿Recuperará marco a su hija, y podrá volver a casa?