In They’re So Vein (A Grateful Undead Book) by Susan Stec, Susan, a 58-year-old woman, encounters an altercation between a woman and a child in a public restroom where she stops while out with her sister. In her enthusiasm to film the conflict to post on her YouTube page, she inadvertently finds herself the object of the strange child’s ire. Susan wakes up to find that she looks 30 years younger and, oh yes, she’s also a vampire. The women in her life are eager to jump on this fountain of youth but the vampire world is much more organized than they thought it would be and their behavior is attracting attention they could do without. Is a youthful body worth the danger they’ve found? Continue reading They’re So Vein (A Grateful Undead Book) by Susan Stec
Dora Carradine is sick of life as a good girl and decides to rebel against her religious upbringing by joining a witch’s coven. When Dora discovers that the dark side is even darker than she could have imagined, she has some difficult choices to make.
Essie is hot and a WTF (Werewolf Treaty Federation) happening agent working in Chicago when she’s asked to return to her hometown of Hung Island, Georgia to investigate a case of missing werewolves. When Essie packs her bags in the middle of the night and leaves town and a cheating ex behind, she never expected to see them again. Essie must solve the case quickly and avoid some very attractive demons from her past. [easyazon_link identifier=”0989496082″ locale=”US” tag=”rabidreaders-20″]Ready To Were: Shift Happens Series Book One (Volume 1)[/easyazon_link] is the first novel in the Shift Happens Series.
Dave Marwood, Death’s assistant (yes, THAT Death, though he rather likes to be called Steve) for four months and if nothing else, he’s discovered how hard ectoplasm is to get out of clothing. What’s up with the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse? Could there be stranger things in the world that Dave has yet to see in his role as Death’s office help?
Rabid Reader’s Reviews presents a selection Spooky Reads for Halloween 2014
Beholder by Ivan Amberlake
Genre: paranormal, new adult, serial fiction, mystery
Seemingly disconnected deaths and abductions around the world are connected with a symbol branded on them or in their living environment. Jason, an average New Yorker, has been having strange dreams of a beautiful woman warning him of a power lurking within him that is the only thing to stop coming evil. Will Jason embrace his power in time to stop the ultimate destruction? Read more about Beholder.
In The Vitandi by Denver Batiste, Emo Vampire, Kellen Donnelly, must find a descendant of Mary, the Mother of Christ, and impregnate her in order to preserve his people. His people lost track of the bloodline hundreds of years before and have been working with a blood bank to find a link. Nicole Ervin is a niece of Christ living in New York. Kellen finds Nicole easily enough but there are complications that could not have been predicted. Will he be able to fulfill his mission in time to save his people?
In Year of the Wolf by Heather Heffner, Citalli Alvarez moved to Seoul, South Korea she thought she’d left her old life and old pain behind. A mysterious illness took her older sister. Now that dark evil is consuming her younger sister, Citalli knows that she cannot just stand by and watch her waste away. How far will she go to save the ones she loves?
[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”193700788X” locale=”us” height=”160″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51%2BebrLIAIL._SL160_.jpg” width=”106″]When Arlene returns to Merlotte’s to ask Sookie Stackhouse for her job back, Sookie can’t believe her nerve. It wasn’t so long before that Arlene conspired with friends to kill Sookie by hanging her on a cross. When Arlene is found the next morning in the dumpster behind the bar, Sookie is naturally the prime suspect. Can Sookie beat the rap that the police are so ardent to pin on her? As her life gets more complex, Sookie’s relationship with Eric is fizzling. Can they get their love back on track or are some things just not worth saving. [easyazon-link asin=”193700788X” locale=”us”]Dead Ever After: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel[/easyazon-link] is the final book in the Sookie Stackhouse series.
In [easyazon-link asin=”145646874X” locale=”us”]Adduné: Part I. The Vampire’s Game (Addune)[/easyazon-link], Miranda Perry’s father is dead and she must assume the reins of his vast business empire. In assessing the assets of the business, Miranda comes upon an item that her father hid and that will lead her into a world of danger.