Fantasy

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CITY OF GODS II: THE HORSEMEN

Rating: 5
CITY OF GODS II: THE HORSEMEN is, as the name implies, the second in a series about a world where the old gods have taken over and are running human communities for their own self-aggrandizing reasons, making war on each other and interfering in human lives often for no better reason than the desire for a few new temples.
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A high-stakes thriller plays out across a festive Finnish town in ANTLER PLAN

Rating: 2.7
A professor and his former student attempt to stop a shadowy organization from using a biological weapon that could alter future generations.
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Xavier’s School for Gifted Youngsters meets Harry Potter in the horror fantasy series starter, THE NIGHT PEOPLE

Rating: 3
Lane Alexander’s THE NIGHT PEOPLE has an intriguing premise: all people are born with latent special abilities, but only some of them have mutated enough to be able to access their talents.
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Long ago, when the world was new, some of its humans formed A FAMILY OF STRANGERS

Rating: 4.5
Inspired by the vitality of Paleolithic cave paintings in the Cantabria region of Northern Spain, Kathleeen Flanagan Rollins continues her series of stories about early humans in the process of discovering their environment and themselves from a distance of 14,000 years.
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Magic and mischief make for fluffy, harmless fun in STORIES FROM THE WITCH STORE

Rating: 3.2
In the sleepy town of Burnaville, Arelia the witch runs a potions store. To stave off boredom, she keeps a journal of her daily routine as she serves suspicious customers and makes magic with her supernatural friends.
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YESHUA'S LOOM: A TAPESTRY OF CATS

Rating: 4.5
A pair of cats accompany Aeliana and Chariton, followers of Yeshua of Nazareth, and act as their spiritual guides and companions through love, bereavement and newfound purpose.
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David Rice weaves wonder and world-building in SPARKWEAVER

Rating: 3.5
Continuing the events from STARWATCHER, SPARKWEAVER follows the redemption of the former royal starwatcher Muren, even as his homeland sinks into the chaos brought on by the rule of a cruel and capricious king.
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JAKE & THE DRAGONS OF ASHEVILLE

Rating: 3
A fresh middle-grade adventure about a government conspiracy, a quest to save an ancient race of dragons, and a boy who carries their DNA.
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STARWATCHER

Rating: 2
In a realm beset by poverty, plague, and peril, King Gravin IV looks to the stars for answers. His royal starwatcher has troubles of his own: while he barely skirts heresy with his stargazing, his son runs away to learn forbidden magic from the hated elves.
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An ancient prophecy threatens the fates of a warrior princess and her people in APOLLO’S RAVEN

Rating: 4.5
Caught between a forbidden romance and the loyalty to her kingdom, a Celtic warrior princess with mystical powers must break a sinister curse.
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Follow a half-dragon into a magical world in DIFFERENT LEE

Rating: 2.7
There's a vampire trying to collect powerful magical artifacts, a town built around a run-down fantasty-themed amusement park, the nagging ghost of a dead grandmother and a sprinkle of Arthurian legend.
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A man with no memory finds himself in hellish surroundings in the novel DION: A TALE OF THE HIGHWAY

Rating: 4.2
A man with no memory finds himself in hellish surroundings where he must drive down a seemingly endless highway or face dire consequences in the novel: DION: A TALE OF THE HIGHWAY.
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WORLD OF WORLDS: FLIGHT OF THE GHOST BRIDE

Rating: 2
A circus performer and a spoiled princess try to escape a tyrannical, fantastical King of Ghosts.
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Be prepared for blood and betrayal galore in THE BEAUTY IN DARKNESS

Rating: 3.7
Newly turned vampire Edrea—whose sister sets out to find her when she goes missing—struggles to overcome her thirst for blood and figure out who to trust in this dark urban fantasy.
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Discover a gripping southern gothic tale in BLOOD DIVINE

Rating: 4
A man with an uncontrollable power finds himself in the middle of a biblical battle between good and evil and must accept his destiny to save those he loves.
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Throwing off the wolfskin unleashes the beast in: STORM WOLF

Rating: 3.5
Wearing the wolf skin he inherited from his grandfather, Alexei fights the storms that threaten his town’s livelihood . . . until he loses control of the wolf within.
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A steampunk and fantasy adventure in: IRONHEART

Rating: 3
A young man in a steampunk world discovers he has extraordinary fighting abilities, which elevate him from small-time gangster to revolutionary hero.
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Fifteen-year-old fights predators in the fantastical world of: PHILOMENA

Rating: 5
Part swashbuckling adventure, part richly detailed fantasy universe, part coming of age tale, this rich foray into the Cor Novan Sky Alamanac spans multiple genres.
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Fantastical battles against a Demon King in: THE DEMON'S BLADE

Rating: 3.5
An unusually powerful mage armed with an ancient sword flees a vicious king, gathers unlikely allies, and discovers an eons-old prophecy that binds them all.
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A saga featuring characters of mythological proportion in: WARRIOR OF THE WAY

Rating: 3
Nathan Chandler’s WARRIOR OF THE WAY is an ambitious undertaking that is reminiscent of another monumental tale with a deep backstory – Game of Thrones.
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Good versus evil in a land of squirrels in: A DEWDROP AWAY

Rating: 3
A charming adventure, A DEWDROP AWAY translates the struggle of good versus evil into the squirrel land of Arborland and follows three key protagonists as they discover the truth about their land.