Book List - MR - Paranormal Series

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MR - Paranormal Series Great paranormal series...please only add the first book in the series.
List created by D. G. (riahekans) on Jun 30, 2010
List Votes: 71 Books: 170 Contributors: 42 Watchers: 160 List Type: Open
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D. G. (riahekans)
Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse, Bk 1) by Charlaine Harris
Sookie Stackhouse is a small-time cocktail waitress in small-town Louisiana. She's quiet, keeps to herself, and doesn't get out much. Not because she's not pretty. She is. It's just that, well, Sookie has this sort of "disability." She can read minds. And that...  more

Book Votes: 97
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D. G. (riahekans)
Dark Lover (Black Dagger Brotherhood, Bk 1) by J. R. Ward
In the shadows of the night in Caldwell, New York, there's a deadly turf war going on between vampires and their slayers.  There exists a secret band of brothers like no other -- six vampire warriors, defenders of their race.  Yet none of them relishes killing their enemies, the...  more

Book Votes: 95
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D. G. (riahekans)
Moon Called (Mercy Thompson, Bk 1) by Patricia Briggs
Moon Called is the beginning of the story of Mercedes Thompson a coyote shapeshifter who is also a pretty decent mechanic. Mercy's world looks a lot like ours except that the Otherworld is beginning to be forced out of hiding by our modern technologies. Mercy shares her back fence with the...  more

Book Votes: 84
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Guilty Pleasures (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, Bk 1) by Laurell K. Hamilton
Introducing Anita Blake, vampire hunter extraordinaire. Most people don't even bat an eye at vampires since they've been given equal rights by the Supreme Court. But Anita knows better--she's seen their victims. . . . A serial killer is murdering vampires, however, and now the most powerful...  more

Book Votes: 65
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Alice J. (ASJ) - Milford, MA
Dead Witch Walking (The Hollows, Bk 1) by Kim Harrison
Rachel Morgan is a runner with the Inderland Runner Services, apprehending law?breakers throughout Cincinnati. She's also a witch, one of the many Inderlanders who revealed themselves after a genetically engineered virus wiped out 50% of humanity. Witches, warlocks, vampires, werewolves--the...  more

Book Votes: 62
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Debbie W. (deb-loves-bostons)
Halfway to the Grave (Night Huntress, Bk 1) by Jeaniene Frost
Half-vampire Catherine Crawfield is going after the undead with a vengeance, hoping that one of these deadbeats is her father -- the one responsible for ruining her mother's life. Then she's captured by Bones, a vampire bounty hunter, and is forced into an unholy partnership. In exchange...  more

Book Votes: 60
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Debbie W. (deb-loves-bostons)
Fantasy Lover (Dark-Hunter, Bk 1) by Sherrilyn Kenyon
Dear Reader, Being trapped in a bedroom with a woman is a grand thing. Being trapped in hundreds of bedrooms over two thousand years isn't. And being cursed into a book as a love-slave for eternity can ruin even a Spartan warrior's day. As a love-slave, I knew everything about...  more

Book Votes: 60
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Cry Wolf (Alpha and Omega, Bk 1) by Patricia Briggs
Anna never knew werewolves existed until the night she survived a violent attack...and became one herself. After three years at the bottom of the pack, she'd learned to keep her head down and never, ever trust dominant males. Then Charles Cornick, the enforcer, and son, of the leader of the...  more

Book Votes: 55
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Debbie W. (deb-loves-bostons)
A Hunger Like No Other (Immortals After Dark, Bk 2) by Kresley Cole
A MYTHIC WARRIOR WHO'LL STOP AT NOTHING TO POSSESS HER... After enduring years of torture from the vampire horde, Lachlain MacRieve, leader of the Lykae Clan, is enraged to find the predestined mate he's waited millennia for is a vampire. Or partly one. This Emmaline is a small,...  more

Book Votes: 53
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Melissa R. (mroy)
Twilight (Twilight, Bk 1) by Stephenie Meyer
"About three things I was absolutely positive. First, Edward was a vampire. Second, there was a part of him--and I didn't know how dominant that part might be--that thirsted for my blood. And third, I was unconditionally and irrevocably in love with him." "I'D...  more

Book Votes: 53
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Debbie W. (deb-loves-bostons)
The Darkest Night (Lords of the Underworld, Bk 1) by Gena Showalter
His powers -- Inhuman His passion -- Beyond immortal . . . All her life, Ashlyn Darrow has been tormented by voices from the past. To end the nightmare, she has come to Budapest seeking help from men rumored to have supernatural abilities, not knowing she'll be swept into the arms of...  more

Book Votes: 51
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Storm Front (Dresden Files, Bk 1) by Jim Butcher
My name is Harry Blackstone Copperfield Dresden. Conjure by it at your own risk. I'm a wizard. I work out of an office in midtown Chicago. As far as I know, I'm the only openly practicing professional wizard in the country. You can find me in the yellow pages, under Wizards. Believe it or not,...  more

Book Votes: 48
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Alice J. (ASJ) - Milford, MA
Darkfever (Fever, Bk 1) by Karen Marie Moning
MacKayla Lane's life is good.  She has great friends, a decent job, and a car that breaks down only every other week or so.  In other words, she's your perfectly ordinary twenty-first-century woman.  Or so she thinks... until something extraordinary happens. When her...  more

Book Votes: 48
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Debbie W. (deb-loves-bostons)
Kiss of Midnight (Midnight Breed, Bk 1) by Lara Adrian
He watches her from across the crowded dance club, a sensual black-haired stranger who stirs Gabrielle Maxwell's deepest fantasies.  But nothing about this night -- or this man -- is what it seems.  For when Gabrielle witnesses a murder outside the club, reality shifts into...  more

Book Votes: 44
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Undead and Unwed (Queen Betsy, Bk 1) by MaryJanice Davidson
It's been a helluva week for Betsy Taylor. First, she loses her job. Then, to top things off, she's killed in a car accident. But what really bites (besides waking up in the morgue dressed in a pink suit and cheap shoes courtesy of her stepmother) is that she can't seem to stay dead....  more

Book Votes: 44
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
A Quick Bite (Argeneau Vampires, Bk 1) by Lynsay Sands
That hot guy tied to Lissianna Argeneau's bed? He's not dessert--he's the main course! Lissianna has been spending her centuries pining for Mr. Right, not just a quick snack, and this sexy guy she finds in her bed looks like he might be a candidate. But there's another, more pressing issue:...  more

Book Votes: 41
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Laurel (upst8nygirl) - Gonzales, LA
A Kiss of Shadows (Meredith Gentry, Bk 1) by Laurell K. Hamilton
All it would take was my true name being mentioned after dark, and it would float back to my aunt. She was the Queen of Air and Darkness, and that meant that anything said in the dark was hers to hear, eventually. The fact that spotting the missing Elven American Princess had become more...  more

Book Votes: 41
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Sandra W. (slw30461)
Dark Prince (Carpathians (Dark), Bk 1) by Christine Feehan
Mikhail Dubrinsky is the prince of his people, the Carpathians. But they are dying out, there are few women, and the men are either falling prey to vampires, or are choosing the soulless life. Losing all hope, Mikhail is no longer sure he can bear the bleak future laid before him. The only thing...  more

Book Votes: 38
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D. G. (riahekans)
Pleasure Unbound (Demonica, Bk 1) by Larissa Ione
In a place where ecstasy can cost you your life... She's a demon-slayer who hungers for sensual pleasure--but fears it will always be denied her. Until Tayla Mancuso lands in a hospital run by demons in disguise, and the head doctor, Eidolon, makes her body burn with unslakable desire. But to...  more

Book Votes: 37
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Bitten (Otherworld, Bk 1) by Kelley Armstrong
Elena Michaels slips out of bed, careful not to wake her boyfriend. He hates it when she disappears in the middle of the night, and can't understand why any normal woman would crave the small hours of the morning, the dark unsafe downtown streets. But Elena's skin is tingling, the...  more

Book Votes: 36
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Alice J. (ASJ) - Milford, MA
Magic Bites (Kate Daniels, Bk 1) by Ilona Andrews
Atlanta would be a nice place to live, if it weren't for the magic... When the magic is up, rogue mages cast their spells and monsters appear, while guns refuse to fire and cars fail to start. But then technology returns, and the magic recedes as unpredictably as it arose, leaving all kinds...  more

Book Votes: 32
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Ellen (gremlin)
Kitty and the Midnight Hour (Kitty Norville, Bk 1) by Carrie Vaughn
Kitty Norville is a midnight-shift DJ for a Denver radio station--and a werewolf in the closet. Sick of lame song requests, she accidentally starts "The Midnight Hour," a late-night advice show for the supernaturally disadvantaged. After desperate vampires, werewolves, and witches across the...  more

Book Votes: 32
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Jamie S. (2lilmonkees) - CA
City of Bones (Mortal Instruments, Bk 1) by Cassandra Clare
When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder -- much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears into thin air. It's hard to call...  more

Book Votes: 30
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Cindy D. (ladybird)
Jacob (Nightwalkers, Bk 1) by Jacquelyn Frank
Jacob knows the excuses his people give when the madness overtakes them and they fall prey to their lust for humans. He's heard every one and still brought the trespassers to justice. Immune to forbidden desires, uncontrollable hungers, or the curse of the moon, his control is total...until the...  more

Book Votes: 29
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Roberta H. (leopixie)
Shadow Game (GhostWalkers, Bk 1) by Christine Feehan
The classified experiment is the brainchild of renowned scientist Peter Whitney and his brilliant daughter, Lily. Created to enhance the psychic abilities of an elite squadron, it can transform their natural mental powers into a unique military weapon. But something goes wrong. In the isolated...  more

Book Votes: 27
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D. G. (riahekans)
Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changelings, Bk 1) by Nalini Singh
In a world that denies emotions, where the ruling Psy punish any sign of desire, Sascha Duncan must conceal the feelings that brand her as flawed. To reveal them would be to sentence herself to the horror of "rehabilitation" -- the complete psychic erasure of everything she ever was... Both...  more

Book Votes: 25
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Sandra W. (slw30461)
Tempting the Beast (Breeds, Bk 1) by Lora Leigh
Callan Lyons is a genetic experiment, one of six fighting for freedom and the survival of their Pride.  Merinus Tyler is the reporter who will tempt him, draw him, until the fury of the "mating frenzy" locks them into a battle of sexual heat they cannot escape. The evil...  more

Book Votes: 25
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Sue B. (smb)
Marked (House of Night, Bk 1) by Kristin Cast & P. C. Cast
Enter the dark, magical world of the House of Night, a world very much like our own, except here vampyres have always existed. One minute, sixteen-year-old Zoey Redbird is a normal teenager dealing with everyday high school stress: her cute boyfriend Heath, the school’s star...  more

Book Votes: 25
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Alice J. (ASJ) - Milford, MA
Stray (Shifters, Bk 1) by Rachel Vincent
I look like an all-American grad student. But I am a werecat, a shape-shifer, and I live in two worlds. Despite reservations from my family and my Pride, I escaped the pressure to continue my species and carved out a normal life for myself. Until the night a Stray attacked. I'd...  more

Book Votes: 24
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
How To Marry a Millionaire Vampire (Love at Stake, Bk 1) by Kerrelyn Sparks
Roman Draganesti is charming, handsome, rich ... he's also a vampire. But this vampire just lost one of his fangs sinking his teeth into something he shouldn't have. Now he has one night to find a dentist before his natural healing abilities close the wound, leaving him a lop-sided eater for all...  more

Book Votes: 24
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Brandy P. (brandyp)
Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy, Bk 1) by Richelle Mead
Two races of vampires walk our world. The Moroi are alive and wield elemental magical, while the Strigoi are undead and evil--feeding on the innocent to survive. Rose Hathaway--a half-vampire with poor impulse control--is training to be a bodyguard for a Moroi princess. Learning to decapitate...  more

Book Votes: 23
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, Bk 1) by Nalini Singh
FIRST BOOK IN THE GUILD HUNTER SERIES Nalini Singh introduces readers to a dark new world of beauty and bloodlust, where lethal, beautiful archangels hold sway over immortals and mortals both, with the Guild Hunters caught in between, tasked with retrieving those vampires who break contracts...  more

Book Votes: 22
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Sue B. (smb)
When Darkness Comes (Guardians of Eternity, Bk 1) by Alexandra Ivy
It's been a hell of a day for Abby Barlow. In just a few hours, she's survived an explosion, watched her employer die, had a startling dream, and now she finds herself in a seedy Chicago hotel with the sexy, unearthly Dante, a man she both desires and fears. For 341 years, Dante has stood as...  more

Book Votes: 21
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Karen G. (KarenGalal)
Covet (Fallen Angels, Bk 1) by J. R. Ward
Redemption isn't a word Jim Heron knows much about -- his specialty is revenge, and to him, sin is all relative. But everything changes when he becomes a fallen angel and is charged with saving the souls of seven people from the seven deadly sins. And failure is not an option. Vin diPietro...  more

Book Votes: 21
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Succubus Blues (Georgina Kincaid, Bk 1) by Richelle Mead
Succubus (n.) An alluring, shape-shifting demon who seduces and pleasures mortal men. Pathetic (adj.) A succubus with great shoes and no social life. See: Georgina Kincaid. When it comes to jobs in hell, being a succubus seems pretty glamorous. A girl can be anything she wants, the wardrobe...  more

Book Votes: 20
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Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Full Moon Rising (Riley Jenson, Guardian, Bk 1) by Keri Arthur
A rare hybrid of vampire and werewolf, Riley Jenson and her twin brother, Rhoan, work for Melbourne's Directorate of Other Races, an organization created to police the supernatural races -- and protect humans from their depredations. While Rhoan is an exalted guardian, a.k.a. assassin, Riley...  more

Book Votes: 20
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DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
Outlander (Outlander, Bk 1) by Diana Gabaldon
The year is 1945. Claire Randall, a former combat nurse, is back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon -- when she walks through a standing stone in one of the ancient stone circles that dot the British Isles. Suddenly she is a Sassenach -- an "outlander" --...  more

Book Votes: 20
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Ellen (gremlin)
Glass Houses (Morganville Vampires, Bk 1) by Rachel Caine
It's a small college town filled with quirky characters. But when the sun goes down, the bad comes out. Because in Morganville, there is an evil that lurks in the darkest shadows - one that will spill out into the bright light of day. Claire Danvers has had enough of her nightmarish...  more

Book Votes: 19
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Ellen (gremlin)
Ill Wind (Weather Warden, Bk 1) by Rachel Caine
The Wardens Association has been around pretty much forever. Some Wardens control fire, others control earth, water, or wind - and the most powerful can control more than one element. Without Wardens, Mother Nature would wipe humanity off the face of the earth... Joanne Baldwin is a Weather...  more

Book Votes: 19
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Alishia Z. (alishiaz) - Oceanside, CA
Scent of Darkness (Darkness Chosen, Bk 1) by Christina Dodd
The Darkness Chosen Series A thousand years ago, a brutal warrior roamed the Russian steppes and struck a sinister bargain. In return for the ability to change at will into a cold-hearted predator, Konstantine promised his soul -- and the souls of his descendants -- to the devil. Scent of...  more

Book Votes: 19
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Cindy D. (ladybird)
Ecstasy (Shadowdwellers, Bk 1) by Jacquelyn Frank
At one with the darkness, the mysterious Shadowdwellers must live as far from light-loving humans as possible in order to survive.  Yet one damaged human woman will tempt the man behind the Shadowdweller throne into a dangerous desire.... WORLDS COULDN'T KEEP THEM APART Among...  more

Book Votes: 18
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Tammy K. (tk942) - Quincy, IL
If Angels Burn (Darkyn, Bk 1) by Lynn Viehl
In the depths of human desire, eternity awaits… SHE RESTORES THE LIGHT OF HOPE. Dr. Alexandra Keller is Chicago's most brilliant reconstructive surgeon. HE DWELLS IN SHADOW. Michael Cyprien is New Orleans' most reclusive millionaire in desperate need of Dr. Keller's...  more

Book Votes: 18
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Judy C. (Judy-Ree) - Homosassa Spg, FL
The Mane Event: Christmas Pride / Shaw's Tail (Pride, Bk 1) by Shelly Laurenston
One of the hottest new voices in paranormal romance, Shelly Laurenston knows how to do it all, delivering tales that are wickedly funny, action-packed, and scorch-your-fingers sexy. With The Mane Event, she proves just how delicious love can be once you unleash your inner beast... CHRISTMAS...  more

Book Votes: 18
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Sue B. (smb)
Wolf at the Door (The Others, Bk 1) by Christine Warren
Sullivan Quinn didn't travel 3,000 miles from his native Ireland and his wolf pack just to chase rabidly after the most delectable quarry he's ever seen. Quinn is in America on a mission--to warn his Other brethren of a shadowy group willing to use murder and mayhem to bring them down. But one...  more

Book Votes: 18
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Karen G. (KarenGalal)
Born of Night (aka Born of the Night) (League, Bk 1) by Sherrilyn Kenyon
In the Ichidian Universe, The League and their ruthless assassins rule all. Expertly trained and highly valued, the League Assassins are the backbone of the government. But not even the League is immune to corruption... Command Assassin Nykyrian Quikiades once turned his back on the League --...  more

Book Votes: 18
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DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
You Slay Me (Aisling Grey, Guardian, Bk 1) by Katie MacAlister
I'm Aisling Grey, and I have the job from Hell... Literally. My prior career as a courier began and ended when I traveled to Paris to deliver a six-hundred-year-old golden dragon statue and learned I was a Guardian. That's a Keeper of the Gates to Hell to you mere mortals. This I...  more

Book Votes: 17
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Sue B. (smb)
Touch the Dark (Cassandra Palmer, Bk 1) by Karen Chance
Cassandry Palmer can see the future and communicate with spirits - talents that make her attractive to the dead and the undead. The ghosts of the dead aren't usually dangerous; they just like to talk...a lot. The undead are another matter. Like any sensible girl, Cassie tries to avoid...  more

Book Votes: 17
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Wicked Lovely (Wicked Lovely, Bk 1) by Melissa Marr
Rule #3: Don't stare at invisible faeries. Aislinn has always seen faeries. Powerful and dangerous, they walk hidden in mortal world. Aislinn fears their cruelty-especially if they learn of her Sight-and wishes she were as blind to their presence as other teens. Rule #2: Don't speak to...  more

Book Votes: 16
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Storm Born (Dark Swan, Bk 1) by Richelle Mead
from Dark Swan website: Just typical. No love life to speak of for months, then all at once, every creature in the Otherworld wants to get in your pants... Eugenie Markham is a powerful shaman who does a brisk trade banishing spirits and fey who cross into the mortal world. Mercenary,...  more

Book Votes: 15
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Urban Shaman (The Walker Papers, Bk. 1) by C. E. Murphy
Joanne Walker has three days to learn to use her shamanic powers and save the world from the unleashed Wild Hunt. No worries. No pressure. Nevermind the lack of sleep, the perplexing new talent for healing from fatal wounds, or the cryptic, talking coyote who appears in her dreams. And if all...  more

Book Votes: 15
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Soulless (Parasol Protectorate, Bk 1) by Gail Carriger
Alexia Tarabotti is laboring under a great many social tribulations. First, she has no soul. Second, she's a spinster whose father is both Italian and dead. Third, she was rudely attacked by a vampire, breaking all standards of social etiquette. Where to go from there? From bad to worse...  more

Book Votes: 15
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DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
Wild Rain (Leopard, Bk 2) by Christine Feehan
What has she done? With a new identity, a staged death, and a chance to flee the treachery that stalks her, Rachael has escaped from a faceless assassin. Now, thousands of miles from home, under the lush canopy of the rain forest, she's found sanctuary. Where can she hide? In this...  more

Book Votes: 15
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Karen G. (KarenGalal)
Pride Mates (Shifters Unbound, Bk 1) by Jennifer Ashley
Twenty years ago shape shifters and announced themselves to the world only to be shunted into "Shiftertowns" and forced to wear collars that control their hunting and fighting instincts (referred to as "Taking the Collar"). Liam Morrissey, big cat-Shifter, is currently...  more

Book Votes: 15
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Midnight's Daughter (Dorina Basarab, Dhampir, Bk 1) by Karen Chance
Dorina Basarab is a dhampir -- half-human, half-vampire. Unlike most dhampirs, though, Dory has managed to maintain her sanity. Now Dory's vampire father has come to her for help -- again. Her Uncle Dracula (yes, the Dracula), cruelest among vampires, has escaped his prison. And her father...  more

Book Votes: 14
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Ellen (gremlin)
The Devil Inside (Morgan Kingsley, Bk 1) by Jenna Black
Posession. Murder. Mayhem. Let the games begin... Exorcism isn't a job, it's a calling-and a curse. Just ask Morgan Kingsley, a woman who has a stronger aura than any Demon. Or so she thought. Now, in a pair of black leather pants and a kick-ass tattoo, Morgan is heading back to Philadelphia...  more

Book Votes: 13
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Some Girls Bite (Chicagoland Vampires, Bk 1) by Chloe Neill
Sure, the life of a graduate student wasn't exactly glamorous, but it was Merit's. She was doing fine until a rogue vampire attacked her. But he only got a sip before he was scared away by another bloodsucker -- and this one decided the best way to save her life was to make her the...  more

Book Votes: 13
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Tempting Danger (World of the Lupi, Bk 1) by Eileen Wilks
Lily Yu is a San Diego police detective investigating a series of grisly murders that appear to be the work of a werewolf. To hunt down the killer, she must infiltrate the clans. Only one man can help her--a werewolf named Rule Turner, a prince of the Lupi, whose charismatic presence disturbs...  more

Book Votes: 13
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Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Witchling (Otherworld, Bk 1) by Yasmine Galenorn
We're the D'Artigo sisters: Half-human, half-Faerie, we're scary -- and sexy -- operatives for the Otherworld Intelligence Agency. But our mixed-blood heritage short-circuits our talents at all the wrong times. My sister Deliah shapeshifts into a tabby cat whenever she's...  more

Book Votes: 13
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DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
Water Bound (Sea Haven) (Sisters of the Heart, Bk 1) by Christine Feehan
The last thing Lev Prakenskii remembered was being lost in the swirling currents of the ocean and getting sucked deeper into the nothingness of a freezing black eddy off the coastal town of Sea Haven.  Just as quickly, just a miraculously, he was saved -- pulled ashore by a beautiful...  more

Book Votes: 13
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Sandra W. (slw30461)
Burning Alive (Sentinel Wars, Bk 1) by Shannon K. Butcher
THEY ARE THE SENTINELS... Three races descended from ancient guardians of mankind, each possessing unique abilities in their battle to protect humanity against their eternal foes -- the Synestryn.  Now, one warrior must fight his own desire if he is to discover the power that lies...  more

Book Votes: 12
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Sandra W. (slw30461)
Dark Protector (Paladins of Darkness, Bk 1) by Alexis Morgan
Devlin Bane: Born a Paladin, he is a member of an ancient band of warriors locked in a centuries-old war against evil. His destiny: To die over and over again to protect mankind from the Others, only to be revived each time by his mortal Handler. But his fierce strength and courage...  more

Book Votes: 12
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Jennifer P. (pinkscoobyjp) - Jacksonville, FL
Bitten & Smitten (Immortality Bites, Bk 1) by Michelle Rowen
Sarah Dearly has had a bad date. What else would you call being buried alive before dessert? Not to mention that bite mark on her neck, and the creepy way her date keeps saying that he's sired her. Then those guys with the stakes show up and turn her date into so much dust! Sarah runs for...  more

Book Votes: 12
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Reader-girl
Something from the Nightside (Nightside, Bk 1) by Simon R. Green
John Taylor is not a private detective per se, but he has a knack for finding lost things. That's why he's been hired to descend into the Nightside, an otherworldly realm in the center of London where fantasy and reality share renting space and the sun never shines. For John Taylor, there's...  more

Book Votes: 12
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Brandy P. (brandyp)
Clockwork Angel (Infernal Devices, Bk 1) by Cassandra Clare
Magic is dangerous -- but love is more dangerous still. When sixteen-year-old Tessa Gray crosses the ocean to find her brother, her destination is England, the time is the reign of Queen Victoria, and something terrifying is waiting for her in London's Downworld, where vampires, warlocks...  more

Book Votes: 12
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Sue B. (smb)
Dragon Actually (Dragon Kin, Bk 1) by G. A. Aiken
It's not always easy being a female warrior with a nickname like Annwyl the Bloody. Men tend to either cower in fear -a lot- or else salute. It's true that Annwyl has a knack for decapitating legions of her ruthless brother's soldiers without pausing for breath. But just once it...  more

Book Votes: 12
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Jennifer P. (pinkscoobyjp) - Jacksonville, FL
I'm the Vampire, That's Why (Broken Heart, Oklahoma, Bk 1) by Michele Bardsley
Does drinking blood make me a bad mother???? Broken Heart is the city with the highest rate of divorce and the highest percentage of single parents in Oklahoma. And I, Jessica Matthews, have been a member of that club ever since my husband dumped me for his twenty-something secretary and...  more

Book Votes: 11
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Cassie S. (cassie86) - Allen Park, MI
Evermore (Immortals, Bk 1) by Alyson Noel
Since a horrible accident claimed the lives of her family, sixteen-year-old Ever can see auras, hear people's thoughts, and know a person's life story by touch. Going out of her way to shield herself from human contact to suppress her abilities has branded her as a freak at her new high...  more

Book Votes: 11
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Stacie G. (samgard) - Groves, TX
Greywalker (Greywalker, Bk 1) by Kat Richardson
Harper Blaine was slogging along as a small-time P.I. when a two-bit perp's savage assault left her dead. For two minutes, to be precise. When Harper comes to in the hospital, she begins to feel a bit... strange. She sees things that can only be described as weird -- shapes emerging from a...  more

Book Votes: 11
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Cindy D. (ladybird)
Master of the Night (Mageverse, Bk 2) by Angela Knight
American agent Erin Grayson has a new mission: romance international businessman Reece Champion. Seducing the handsome millionaire could put her that much closer to the revenge she craves against a murderous death cult. Erin doesn't realize she's being manipulated by the very cult she hunts....  more

Book Votes: 10
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Courtney
Red-Headed Stepchild (Sabina Kane, Bk 1) by Jaye Wells
THINGS TO DO: 1) Infiltrate rival vampire cult an assassinate leader 2) Get rid of demon houseguest 3) Ditch the hot mage stalker 4) Betray family In a world where being of mixed blood is a major liability, Sabina doesn't really fit in. And being an assassin -- the only...  more

Book Votes: 10
71

Sandra W. (slw30461)
Kiss of Fire (Dragonfire, Bk 1) by Deborah Cooke
For millennia, the shape-shifting dragon warriors known as the Pyr have commanded the four elements and guarded the earth's treasures. But now the final reckoning between the Pyr, who count humans among the earth's treasures, and the Slayers, who would eradicate both humans and the Pyr...  more

Book Votes: 10
72

Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Working for the Devil (Dante Valentine, Bk 1) by Lilith Saintcrow
When the Devil needs a rogue demon killed, who does he call? The Player: Necromance-for-hire Dante Valentine is choosy about her jobs. Hot tempered and with nerves of steel, she can raise the dead like nobody's business. But one rainy Monday morning, everything goes straight to hell. The...  more

Book Votes: 10
73

Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Night Shift (Jill Kismet, Bk 1) by Lilith Saintcrow
Jill Kismet. Dealer in Dark Things. Spiritual Exterminator. Demon Slayer. Not everyone can take on the nightside. Not everyone tries. But Jill Kismet is not just anyone. She's a Hunter, trained by the best-- and in over her head. Welcome to the night shift...

Book Votes: 10
74

Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
The Trouble with Magic (Bewitching, Bk 1) by Madelyn Alt
Antiques-shop clerk Maggie O'Neill was a little weirded out when she discovered her new boss Felicity was a witch. But when Felicity becomes the suspect in a local murder, Maggie must enlist Felicity's wiccan friends for help—and discover her own spellbinding talent.

Book Votes: 10
75

Laurel (upst8nygirl) - Gonzales, LA
Desire Untamed (Feral Warriors, Bk 1) by Pamela Palmer
They are called Feral Warriors -- an elite band of immortals who can change shape at will. Sworn to rid the world of evil, consumed by sorcery and seduction, their wild natures are primed for release... Kara MacAllister's quiet small-town life is transformed forever the night a powerful...  more

Book Votes: 10
76

Diane T. (enaidchi)
Blue Moon (Nightcreature, Bk 1) by Lori Handeland
After dark, everything changes...   BY THE LIGHT OF A BLUE MOON, DANGER PROWLS -- Miniwa, Wisconsin is under siege, but not by the usual summer tourists.  The area's normally shy wolf population has begun stalking human prey, and their victims have been disappearing... or...  more

Book Votes: 10
77

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Mona Lisa Awakening (Monere: Children of the Moon, Bk 1) by Sunny
From the time she was a child, Mona Lisa knew she was different-but she never knew how different until a man of otherworldly beauty appeared during her night shift in the ER. Gryphon is hurting and hunted and he attracts her as no man ever has before. He is a Mon?re, one of the children of the...  more

Book Votes: 10
78

Brandy P. (brandyp)
Playing With Fire (Tales of an Extraordinary Girl, Bk 1) by Gena Showalter
Belle Jamison has been a waitress, maid, odometer tweaker, assembly line worker, professional clown, and towel girl. Now a self-proclaimed "coffee wench" at Utopia Cafe, she is again on the verge of unemployment. Just as she sits down for her long-overdue break, a man in a white lab coat rushes...  more

Book Votes: 10
79

Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Night Life (Nocturne City, Bk 1) by Caitlin Kittredge
Welcome to Nocturne City, where werewolves, black magicians, and witches prowl the streets at night... Among them is Luna Wilder, a tough-as-nails police officer whose job is to keep the peace. As an Insoli werewolf, Luna travels without a pack and must rely on instinct alone. And she's...  more

Book Votes: 9
80

Jennifer P. (pinkscoobyjp) - Jacksonville, FL
Fangs for the Memories (Young Brothers, Bk 1) by Kathy Love
Oh, Brother! I'm watching my brother swagger through our New York City apartment...smiling. Rhys, the detached, surly man who turned brooding into an art form. But he's not brooding now. No, he's practically threatening to pistol whip me for shaking hands with the beautiful,...  more

Book Votes: 9
81

Alishia Z. (alishiaz) - Oceanside, CA
High Stakes (Vegas Vampires, Bk 1) by Erin McCarthy
He's a bloodsucking freak of nature. But, unlike other politicians, Ethan Carrick is actually a nice guy. Not to mention a very hot, wealthy, casino-owning vampire. It's an election year for vampires, which means he'll first have to escape his opponent's hit men. Then he'll...  more

Book Votes: 9
82

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Once Bitten, Twice Shy (Jaz Parks, Bk 1) by Jennifer Rardin
I'm Jaz Parks. My boss is Vayl, born in Romania in 1744. Died there too, at the hand of his vampire wife, Liliana. But that's ancient history. For the moment Vayl works for the C.I.A. doing what he does best -- assassination. And I help. You could say I'm an Assistant Assassin. But then I'd have...  more

Book Votes: 9
83

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
The Turning (Blood Ties, Bk 1) by Jennifer Armintrout
The first novel in a three-book vampire series introduces young Dr. Carrie Ames, who after she's attacked by a patient "reanimates" in the morgue. When Carrie realizes she's now a vampire, she must choose between humanity and becoming a monster. Original. I'm no coward. I want to make that...  more

Book Votes: 9
84

Brandy P. (brandyp)
Awaken Me Darkly (Alien Huntress, Bk 1) by Gena Showalter
RIDDING THE WORLD OF EVIL, ONE ALIEN AT A TIME: THAT'S MIA SNOW'S MISSION. Snow is in the forecast. In a time and place not too far away, Mia Snow is an alien huntress for the New Chicago Police Department. Heading up her expert team of Alien Investigation and Removal agents,...  more

Book Votes: 9
85

Sue B. (smb)
Be Mine Tonight (Brotherhood of Blood, Bk 1) by Kathryn Smith
I am called Chapel... For nearly six centuries I have roamed the night, a mortal man no longer. Would that I could undo the past-when I entered the sanctuary of the Knights Templar to wrest from them the Holy Grail, only to discover the chalice I raised to my lips was not the sacred relic but...  more

Book Votes: 9
86

Sue B. (smb)
Atlantis Rising (Warriors of Poseidon, Bk 1) by Alyssa Day
Eleven thousand years ago, before the seas swallowed the Atlanteans, Poseidon assigned a few chosen warriors to act as sentinels for humans in the new world. There was only one rule-desiring them was forbidden. But rules were made to be broken... When she calls... Riley Dawson is more than a...  more

Book Votes: 9
87

JaNeil K. (KaneJ) - Spokane, WA
Shiver (Wolves of Mercy Falls, Bk 1) by Maggie Stiefvater
For years, Grace has watched the wolves in the woods behind her house. One yellow-eyed wolf--her wolf--is a chilling presence she can't seem to live without. Meanwhile, Sam has lived two lives: In winter, the frozen woods, the protection of the pack, and the silent company of a fearless...  more

Book Votes: 9
88

Judy C. (Judy-Ree) - Homosassa Spg, FL
Hunter's Moon (Tale of the Sazi, Bk 1) by Cathy Clamp & C. T. Adams
HER ONLY OPTION IS DEATH Sue Quentin has reached the end of her rope -- she's desperate, and there's only one way out.  Her plan doesn't include falling for Tony, the mysterious hit man she hires.  He listens when she speaks and somehow convinces her that maybe her...  more

Book Votes: 8
89

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Wicked Nights (Castle of Dark Dreams, Bk 1) by Nina Bangs
USA Today bestselling author Nina Bangs now delivers the first book in a new trilogy of three extraordinary men who promise fulfillment for the women bold enough to accept their sensual challenges. Come to the Castle of Dark Dreams, the delicious attraction in an adult amusement park where...  more

Book Votes: 8
90

Sue B. (smb)
Edge of Hunger (Primal Instinct, Bk 1) by Rhyannon Byrd
The darkness is calling. THE HUNGER IS AWAKENING... Ian Buchanan has always feared the unknown -- the deep, impenetrable darkness that, his mother insisted, lived within him.  He's determined to lead a "normal" life, but he's plagued by unsettling dreams in which...  more

Book Votes: 8
91

DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
Demon's Kiss (Wings in the Night, Bk 13) by Maggie Shayne
Wings in the Night: For centuries, loneliness has haunted them from dusk till dawn.  Yet now, from out of the darkness, shines the light of eternal life... eternal love. Even by vampire standards, Reaper is a loner, and his current mission to destroy a gang of rogue bloodsuckers is...  more

Book Votes: 8
92

DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
Morrigan's Cross (Circle Trilogy, Bk 1) by Nora Roberts
In the last days of high summer, with lightning striking blue in a black sky, the sorcerer stood on a high cliff overlooking the raging sea . . . Belting out his grief into the storm, Hoyt Mac Cionaoith rails against the evil that has torn his twin brother from their family's embrace....  more

Book Votes: 8
93

Karen G. (KarenGalal)
Dark Warrior Unleashed (Talions, Bk 1) by Alexis Morgan
He's on a mission to annihilate the enemy. A Talion enforcer, Ranulf Thorsen has served his people for a thousand years, delivering the eye-for-an-eye justice by which his kinsmen live. Weary of the centuries long fight, the fierce warrior with icy blue eyes had secluded himself on a mountain...  more

Book Votes: 8
94

Amanda L. (al7221)
Lucinda, Darkly (Demon Princess Chronicles, Bk 1) by Sunny
For centuries, Lucinda has endured her agonizing reality. As daughter of the High Lord of Hell, she rules over nothing, retrieving the occasional wayward demon and feeding off of the savage Mon?re-of whom she was a member before she died. Then she encounters the Mon?re warrior Stefan, who...  more

Book Votes: 8
95

Tanya H. (amethystjewel)
Minion (Vampire Huntress, Bk 1) by L. A. Banks
There is one woman who is all that stands between us and the eternal night. Here is an account of her legend.... All Damali Richards ever wanted to do was create music and bring it to the people. Now she is a Spoken Word artist and the top act for Warriors of Light Records. But come...  more

Book Votes: 7
96

Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Nightwalker (Dark Days, Bk 1) by Jocelynn Drake
For centuries Mira has been a nightwalker -- an unstoppable enforcer for a mysterious organization that manipulates earth-shaking events from the darkest shadows. But elemental mastery over fire sets her apart from the others of her night-prowling breed... and may be all that prevents her doom....  more

Book Votes: 7
97

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Forbidden Magic (Magic, Bk 1) by Cheyenne McCray
 D'Anu witch Silver Ashcroft knows she walks a perilous line by practicing gray magic.  But it's the only way to protect herself from the evil that surrounds her.  After the horrors she has witnessed, Silver thinks she is ready for anything ... until the most intensely...  more

Book Votes: 7
98

Reader-girl
Wraith (Zoe Martinique Investigation, Bk 1) by Phaedra Weldon
Have powers, will travel. Zoe Martinique was just your average, single female, past 25, looking for love and/or exciting job opportunities. Until life handed her the dubious ability to travel outside of her body at will -- which she turned into a career, hiring herself out as a literal spook....  more

Book Votes: 7
99

Brandy P. (brandyp)
Nice Girls Don't Have Fangs (Jane Jameson, Bk 1) by Molly Harper
Maybe it was the Shenanigans gift certificate that put her over the edge. When children's librarian and self-professed nice girl Jane Jameson is fired by her beastly boss and handed twenty-five dollars in potato skins instead of a severance check, she goes on a bender that's sure to...  more

Book Votes: 7
100

Sue B. (smb)
Spider's Bite (Elemental Assassin, Bk 1) by Jennifer Estep
Her love life is killer. MY NAME IS GIN, AND I KILL PEOPLE. They call me the Spider.  I'm the most feared assassin in the South -- when I'm not busy at the Pork Pit cooking up the best barbecue in Ashland.  As a Stone elemental, I can hear everything from the whispers...  more

Book Votes: 7
101

Cassie S. (cassie86) - Allen Park, MI
Blood Brothers (Sign of Seven, Bk 1) by Nora Roberts
In the small village of Hawkins Hollow, three best friends who share the same birthday sneak off into the woods for a sleepover the evening before turning 10.  But a night of pre-pubescent celebration turns into a night of horror as their blood brother oath unleashes a three-hundred-year...  more

Book Votes: 7
102

Cindy D. (ladybird)
Witch Fire (Elemental Witches, Bk 1) by Anya Bast
PASSION IS ALL CONSUMING... Mira Hoskins doesn't know she's a natural born witch who possesses the rare -- and powerful -- element of air.  She also never expected to find herself tied to a mahogany bed frame, captive to a man who aches to fulfill her every desire and let loose...  more

Book Votes: 6
103

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Skinwalker (Jane Yellowrock, Bk 1) by Faith Hunter
Jane Yellowrock is a supernatural skinwalker -- one sharing her body with the soul of a mountain lion. When the rogue-vampire hunter is hired to hunt down a particularly nasty vamp, Jane is drawn into the steamy New Orleans vampire society where she learns the ins-and-outs of the...  more

Book Votes: 6
104

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Touch of Evil (Thrall, Bk 1) by Cathy Clamp & C. T. Adams
Kate Reilly has a hard time trusting people. Six years ago, the love of her life turned her over to the vampire parasites who call themselves the Thrall. Katie survives the powerful bite of the master parasite only to discover that the Thrall’s venom, coupled with her own natural...  more

Book Votes: 6
105

Reader-girl
Vicious Circle (Persephone Alcmedi, Bk 1) by Linda Robertson
A girl's got to do what a girl's got to do... Being a witch doesn't pay the bills, but Persephone Alcmedi gets by between reading Tarot cards, writing her syndicated newspaper column, and kenneling werewolves in the basement when the moon is full--even if witches aren't...  more

Book Votes: 6
106

Sue B. (smb)
Any Given Doomsday (Phoenix Chronicles, Bk 1) by Lori Handeland
Elizabeth Phoenix once used her unique skills as a psychic to help in the Milwaukee Police Department's fight against injustice. But when Liz's foster mother is found viciously murdered -- and Liz is discovered unconscious at the scene -- her only memory of the crime comes in the form of...  more

Book Votes: 6
107

DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
Burning Water (Diana Tregarde, Bk 1) by Mercedes Lackey
A sexy witch who writes romances and a police detective who sees more than mortal man team up to battle an ancient Aztec god! Dallas Police Detective Mark Valdez isn't just any cop, he's a psychic who knows that the cattle mutilations and torture murders he's been investigating are somehow...  more

Book Votes: 6
108

Amanda L. (al7221)
A Girl's Guide to Vampires (Dark Ones, Bk 1) by Katie MacAlister
Sometimes love can be a pain in the neck. JOY RANDALL'S TOP 5 TIPS FOR VAMPIRE HUNTERS: 1.  Location, location, location.  Remember, if you wouldn't be there, neither would a bloodsucker. 2.  Trust your eyes.  You know the handsome, annoyingly...  more

Book Votes: 6
109

Alishia Z. (alishiaz) - Oceanside, CA
The Rest Falls Away (Gardella Vampire Chronicles, Bk 1) by Colleen Gleason
Beneath the glitter of dazzling Nineteenth-Century London Society lurks a bloodthirsty evil... Vampires have always lived among them, quietly attacking unsuspecting debutantes and dandified lords as well as hackney drivers and Bond Street milliners. If not for the vampire slayers of the...  more

Book Votes: 5
110

Amanda H. (steelplace632)
I Burn For You (Primes, Bk 1) by Susan Sizemore
Embrace the darkness in a sensual new vampire romance novel from acclaimed author Susan Sizemore.... The world holds great danger for Alec Reynard and his kind. As the dark hollows of his soul threaten to overwhelm him, he undergoes secret medical treatments that allow him to bear daylight....  more

Book Votes: 5
111

Amanda L. (al7221)
Storm of Visions (Chosen Ones, Bk 1) by Christina Dodd
Jacqueline Vargha desperately denies the gift that rates her a place among the Chosen Ones, a group of seven extrasensoried young people who will battle the devil's minions, the Others. Under the influence of her adoptive mother, powerful psychic and tabloid queen Zusane, Jacqueline joins the...  more

Book Votes: 5
112

Amanda L. (al7221)
50 Ways to Hex Your Lover (Jazz Tremaine, Bk 1) by Linda Wisdom
Jazz can't decide whether to scorch him with a fireball or jump into bed with him. Jasmine Tremaine, a witch who can't stay out of trouble Nikolai Gregorivich, a drop-dead gorgeous vampire cop on the trail of a serial killer. The sizzling love affair between Jazz and Nick has been...  more

Book Votes: 5
113

Heather L. (hclarson)
Dragon Bound (Elder Races, Bk 1) by Thea Harrison
Half-human and half-wyr, Pia Giovanni spent her life keeping a low profile among the wyrkind and avoiding the continuing conflict between them and their dark Fae enemies. But after being blackmailed into stealing a coin from the hoard of a dragon, Pia finds herself targeted by one of the most...  more

Book Votes: 5
114

Lora M. (loralynn)
Eternal Rider (Lords of Deliverance, Bk 1) by Larissa Ione
They are here. They ride. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. His name is Ares, and the fate of mankind rests on his powerful shoulders. If he falls to the forces of evil, the world falls too. As one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, he is far stronger than any mortal, but even...  more

Book Votes: 5
115

Nancy D. (miz-firefly) - CA
First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, Bk 1) by Darynda Jones
Charley sees dead people. That’s right, she sees dead people. And it’s her job to convince them to “go into the light.” But when these very dead people have died under less than ideal circumstances (i.e. murder), sometimes they want Charley to bring the bad guys to...  more

Book Votes: 5
116

Elizabeth B. (Cattriona)
Blue Diablo (Corine Solomon, Bk 1) by Ann Aguirre
Eighteen months ago, Corine Solomon crossed the border to Mexico City, fleeing her past, her lover, and her "gift". Corine, a handler, can touch something and know its history -- and sometimes, its future. Using her ability, she can find the missing -- and that's why people never...  more

Book Votes: 4
117

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Staked (Void City, Bk 1) by J. F. Lewis
UNREPENTANT. UNIMPRESSED.AND TOTALLY UNDEAD. Eric's got issues. He has short-term and long-term memory problems; he can't remember who he ate for dinner yesterday, much less how he became a vampire in the first place. His best friend, Roger, is souring on the strip club he and Eric...  more

Book Votes: 4
118

Kate S. (fantastik8)
Dead End Dating (Dead End Dating, Bk 1) by Kimberly Raye
Biting Is So Last Season. A vivacious vampire with a flair for accessorizing, Lil Marchette is unlike most of her kind. She prefers lively shades of pink to dismal black (soo not her color), plus she's a hopeless romantic. In need of a steady paycheck to support a compulsive cosmetics...  more

Book Votes: 4
119

Reader-girl
Dog Days (Dog Days, Bk 1) by John Levitt
You'd think that having magical talent would be a good thing, but it's not all it's cracked up to be. Sure, it can be useful. It's fun to pull off the occasional illusion. I've been told I'm not living up to my potential, but all I want is to keep my head down and play...  more

Book Votes: 4
120

DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
Sweet Silver Blues (Garrett, P.I., Bk 1) by Glen Cook
The trouble starts when the family of an old war buddy turns up on Garrett's doorstep to tell him his pal is dead. It's up to the resourceful investigator to find his late friend's mysterious heir, a beautiful woman last seen in the war-torn lands of the Cantard, where crime is rife, punishment...  more

Book Votes: 4
121

DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
Nora Roberts Irish Trilogy: Jewels of the Sun, Tears of the Moon, Heart of the Sea (I...
Jewels of the Sun (Jill Sovis, engineer)Determined to re-evaluate her life, Jude Murray flees America to take refuge in Faerie Hill Cottage, where she immerses herself in the study of Irish Folklore, and discovers hope for the future in the magic of the past. Tears of the Moon (Melissa Coates,...  more

Book Votes: 4
122

Cassie S. (cassie86) - Allen Park, MI
The Nymphos of Rocky Flats (Felix Gomez, Bk 1) by Mario Acevedo
The first and only vampire book to be declassified by the federal government... Felix Gomez went to Iraq a soldier. He came back a vampire. Now he finds himself pulled into a web of intrigue when an old friend prompts him to investigate an outbreak of nymphomania at the secret government...  more

Book Votes: 4
123

Karen G. (KarenGalal)
A Perfect Darkness (Offspring, Bk 1) by Jaime Rush
They live ordinary lives, but they are extraordinary. They are the Offspring, children of a mysterious experiment gone awry -- and they are in terrible danger. A sexy stranger awakens Amy Shane in the dead of night. Lucas Vanderwyck barely has time to whisper a few words before three men...  more

Book Votes: 4
124

Sara P. (sarap) - CA
When Blood Calls (Shadow Keepers, Bk 1) by J. K. Beck
Sara Constantine is one of the country's most tenacious prosecuting attorneys -- and she's just secured a well-earned promotion. At first she's thrilled. Then she finds out her new job involves prosecuting vampires and werewolves. And nothing prepares Sara for the shock she receives...  more

Book Votes: 4
125

D. G. (riahekans)
Hounded (Iron Druid Chronicles, Bk 1) by Kevin Hearne
Tempe, Arizona is as far removed from paranormal activity as is possible. And that’s where Atticus O’Sullivan, rare book salesman, herb peddler, and 2,000 year old Druid -- the last of his kind -- has decided to set up shop. He’s been on the run, guarding a very powerful sword...  more

Book Votes: 4
126

Elyse R. (rescueme91106)
Nightlife (Cal and Niko Leandros, Bk 1) by Rob Thurman
Welcome to the Big Apple. There's a troll under the Brooklyn Bridge, a boggle in Central Park, and a beautiful vampire in a penthouse on the Upper East Side-and that's only the beginning. Of course, most humans are oblivious to the preternatural nightlife around them, but Cal Leandros is only...  more

Book Votes: 4
127

Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Night Rising (Vampire Babylon, Bk 1) by Chris Marie Green
In this first book of an all-new trilogy, life proves stranger than the movies when a Hollywood underground coven of vampires comes to light -- and gets targeted by the tough-as-nails daughter of a sexy screen siren. Stuntwoman Dawn Madison hasn't been on the best of terms with her father...  more

Book Votes: 3
128

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Skin Deep (Laura Blackstone, Bk 1) by Mark Del Franco
She'll need to keep up appearances -- if she wants to stay alive... Being an undercover agent has its occupational hazards, but Laura Blackstone makes it look easy. As a spy for a fey intelligence agency, she uses her magical abilities to create disguises that are skin-deep glamours...  more

Book Votes: 3
129

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Matters of the Blood (Blood Lines, Bk 1) by Maria Lima
If you thought your family was strange... Try being Keira Kelly. A member of a powerful paranormal family, Keira elected to stay among humans in the Texas Hill Country when the rest of the clan moved (lock, stock, and grimoire) to Canada. But family duty means still having to keep an eye on...  more

Book Votes: 3
130

Reader-girl
Already Dead (Joe Pitt, Bk 1) by Charlie Huston
Manhattan is teeming with the undead, the island divided into often-warring vampire clans such as the Society, the Hood and the Enclave. The most powerful is the Coalition, whose goal is to protect its members from public scrutiny and persecution. Rogue PI Joe Pitt (aka Simon), who like all...  more

Book Votes: 3
131

Reader-girl
The Devil You Know (Felix Castor, Bk 1) by Mike Carey
Felix Castor is a freelance exorcist, and London is his stamping ground. It may seem like a good ghostbuster can charge what he likes and enjoy a hell of a lifestyle--but there's a risk: Sooner or later he's going to take on a spirit that's too strong for him. While trying to back out of this...  more

Book Votes: 3
132

Cassie S. (cassie86) - Allen Park, MI
Book of Shadows (Sweep 1) by Cate Tiernan
Morgan thinks witchcraft is laughable when her best friend Bree drags her to a meeting of the Cirrus Coven. But during a cermony led by Cal, Morgan's long-time crush, Morgan feels a shock. Suddenly everything looks brighter, clearer. Morgan doesn't want to get involved with witchcraft-but she...  more

Book Votes: 3
133

Cassie S. (cassie86) - Allen Park, MI
Twilight Phantasies (Wings in the Night, Bk 1) (Silhouette Shadows, No 18) by Maggie ...
Wings in the Night:  For centuries, loneliness has haunted them from dusk till dawn.  Yet now, from out of the darkness, shines the light of eternal life... eternal love. INNOCENT BLOOD In two centuries of living death, Eric Marquand had never once cried out against the cruel...  more

Book Votes: 3
134

Sara P. (sarap) - CA
Eve of Darkness (Marked, Bk 1) by S. J. Day
Cursed by God, hunted by demons, desired by Cain and Abel... All in a day's work. For Evangeline Hollis, a long ago fling with a bad boy from the wrong side of the tracks just became a disaster of biblical proportions. One night with a leather-clad man of mystery has led to a divine...  more

Book Votes: 3
135

Sara P. (sarap) - CA
Carpe Demon: Adventures of a Demon-Hunting Soccer Mom (Bk 1) by Julie Kenner
Lots of women put their careers aside once the kids come along. Kate Connor, for instance, hasn't hunted a demon in ages. That must be why she missed the one wandering through the pet food aisle of the San Diablo Wal-Mart. Unfortunately, he managed to catch her attention an hour later-when he...  more

Book Votes: 3
136

Amanda L. (al7221)
The Kitchen Witch (Accidental Witch, Bk 1) by Annette Blair
When Salem, Massachusetts TV Producer, Logan Kilgarven, needs a sitter, his mysterious new downstairs neighbor comes highly recommended. But when Melody Seabright opens her star-studded door, Logan knows she's just the kind of woman who can knock him back on his bad-boy ass.

Book Votes: 3
137

Amanda L. (al7221)
Sex and the Psychic Witch (Triplet Witch, Bk 1) by Annette Blair
As the buyer for her family's vintage clothing and curio shop, triplet witch Harmony Cartwright--who brings peace to everyone in her sphere--has the ability to read ancient objects and their owners, even their deepest darkest secrets. Now, a Celtic ring depicting a man's empty embrace...  more

Book Votes: 3
138

Amanda L. (al7221)
Kiss Me Forever by Rosemary Laurey
Tall, Dark And Immortal. If there is one thing Dixie LePage does not need in her life, it's complications. And the man sitting across the table from her in a crowded English pub is a major complication. For starters, there's the broad shoulders. The slightly amused smirk. That smoldering...  more

Book Votes: 3
139

JaNeil K. (KaneJ) - Spokane, WA
After Dark (Harmony, Bk 1) by Jayne Castle
A race of aliens once lived on the future Earth colony called Harmony, leaving behind them the ruins of a vast, beautiful, and mysterious culture that is still protected by the psychic illusion traps and eerie ghosts that they created. Lydia Smith is an archaeologist who can resonate and...  more

Book Votes: 3
140

Rachel M. (miz-rachel) - Everett, WA
Dark Watcher (Watcher, Bk 1) by Lilith Saintcrow
The Lightbringer Theodora Morgan knows she's a little strange. Her talent for healing has set her apart, marked her as different all her life?a life spent moving from town to town when too much notice is taken of her abilities. Unfortunately, her talent for healing has brought her to the...  more

Book Votes: 2
141

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Sunglasses After Dark by Nancy A. Collins
A debut horror novel featuring a vampire, Sonja Blue, who escapes from a mental hospital leaving a trail of corpses in her wake. As we learn about her early life, we are taken on a nightmarish tour of a world inhabited by other types of non-humans -- ogres, zombies and, of course, vampires.

Book Votes: 2
142

Brandy P. (brandyp)
Queene of Light (Lightworld/Darkworld, Bk 1) by Jennifer Armintrout
An unimagined destiny an undeniable passion. In a time not long from now, the veil between fantasy and reality is ripped asunder. Creatures of myth and fairytale spill into the mortal world. Enchanted yet horrified, humans force the magical beings Underground, to colonize the sewers and...  more

Book Votes: 2
143

DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
Summon the Keeper (The Keeper's Chronicles, No 1) by Tanya Huff
Being one of the Earth's protectors is never easy, but when Claire the Keeper and Austin the cat find themselves in charge of the Elysian Fields Guesthouse Bed and Breakfast, all Hell breaks loose in the form of a gateway residing in the basement! Do not miss the latest from one of the top...  more

Book Votes: 2
144

Cassie S. (cassie86) - Allen Park, MI
Enchanting the Lady (Relics of Merlin, Bk 1) by Kathryne Kennedy
In a world where magic ruled everything, Felicity Seymour couldn't perform even the simplest spell.  If she didn't pass her testing, she'd lose her duchy -- and any hope of marriage.  But one man didn't seem to mind her lack of dowry:  a darkly delicious baronet...  more

Book Votes: 2
145

Cassie S. (cassie86) - Allen Park, MI
Evernight (Evernight, Bk 1) by Claudia Gray
Bianca wants to escape. She's been uprooted from her small hometown and enrolled at Evernight Academy, an eerie Gothic boarding school where the students are somehow too perfect: smart, sleek, and almost predatory. Bianca knows she doesn't fit in. Then she meets Lucas. He's...  more

Book Votes: 2
146

Sara P. (sarap) - CA
The Iron Duke (Iron Seas, Bk 1) by Meljean Brook
After the Iron Duke freed England from Horde control, he instantly became a national hero. Now Rhys Trahaearn has built a merchant empire on the power -- and fear -- of his name. And when a dead body is dropped from an airship onto his doorstep, bringing Detective Inspector Mina Wentworth into...  more

Book Votes: 2
147

JaNeil K. (KaneJ) - Spokane, WA
Amaryllis (Curtain: St. Helen's, Bk 1) by Jayne Castle
Amaryllis Lark is undeniably beautiful. She's also one of the best psychic detectives on St Helen's, the earth colony recently cut off from the mother planet, yet not so very different from home--a place where love still defies the most incredible odds. Lucas Trent, the rugged head of...  more

Book Votes: 2
148

Nancy D. (miz-firefly) - CA
Blood Song (Blood Singer, Bk 1) by Cat Adams
Bodyguard Celia Graves plies her trade in a world where vampires roam the alleys of Tinseltown and movie stars openly practice witchcraft,  where street corner psychics have real powers and cops use memory enhancement spells on witnesses. Though she's an ordinary human, Celia uses...  more

Book Votes: 2
149

Jennifer P. (pinkscoobyjp) - Jacksonville, FL
Close Encounters of the Sexy Kind (Planet Nerak, Bk 1) by Karen Kelley
Earth guys are easy... BEAM ME UP, HOTTIE... Sex with the perfect man is overrated, especially if your Mr. Perfect is a robot, and you know there's something better out there.  Can Mala help it if "out there" is way out there?  Her grandmother, an intergalactic...  more

Book Votes: 1
150

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
One Foot in the Grave by Wm. Mark Simmons
Christopher Csejthe doesn't believe in vampires. Not until he becomes one. He doesn't believe in witches or werewolves, either. Not until they make him an offer he can't refuse..

Book Votes: 1
151

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Love Bite by Sherry Gottlieb
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Book Votes: 1
152

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Child of Fire (Twenty Palaces, Bk 1) by Harry Connolly
Ray Lilly is living on borrowed time. He's the driver for Annalise Powliss, a high-ranking member of the Twenty Palace Society, a group of sorcerers devoted to hunting down and executing rogue magicians. But because Ray betrayed her once, Annalise is looking for an excuse to kill him -- or...  more

Book Votes: 1
153

Sara P. (sarap) - CA
Demon Angel (Guardians, Bk 1) by Meljean Brook
Who will be the first to succumb? All hell breaks loose in Meljean Brook's erotic, supernatural debut novel. DEMON For two thousand years, Lilith wrought vengeance upon the evil and the damned, gathering souls for her father's armies Below and proving her fealty to her...  more

Book Votes: 1
154

bizzney
Tiger Eye (Dirk & Steele, Bk 1) by Marjorie M. Liu
Long ago they roamed the earth, plentiful and powerful, men with form of beast. Dragons, tigers, crows: shape-shifters. Their world was magic. That world is gone but some remain. HERS TO COMMAND He looked completely out of place in Dela Reese's Beijing hotel room -- like he belonged...  more

Book Votes: 1
155

Lora M. (loralynn)
Any Way You Want It (New Orleans Vampires, Bk 1) by Kathy Love
IS THAT A TREBLE CLEF IN YOUR POCKET -- OR ARE YOU JUST GLAD TO SEE ME? Maggie Gallagher spends her nights with lots of men. Of course, they're all dead composers, but why nitpick? Her love life is just like the musical compositions she researches -- undiscovered. It's time for...  more

Book Votes: 1
156

Sheri B. (bradybunch) - San Diego, CA
The Companion (Regency Vampire Novels) by Susan Squires
England, 1815: Ian Rufford was captured, enslaved, and then abandoned in the lonely dunes of Egypt's desert. His tormentor was a woman of magnificent beauty...and the blackest of souls. Now, Ian prays for a death that will not come. Only after his rescue does he begin to realize how he has...  more

Book Votes: 1
157

Jennifer G. (Simons-Mom) - WV
Beautiful Creatures (Beautiful Creatures, Bk 1) by Margaret Stohl & Kami Garcia
There were no surprises in Gatlin County. We were pretty much the epicenter of the middle of nowhere. At least, that's what I thought. Turns out, I couldn't have been more wrong. There was a curse. There was a girl. And in the end, there was a grave. Lena Duchannes is...  more

Book Votes: 1
158

Lora M. (loralynn)
Dying Bites (Bloodhound Files, Bk 1) by D. D. Barant
Her job description is the “tracking and apprehension of mentally-fractured killers.” What this really means in FBI profiler Jace Valchek's’s brave new world -- one in which only one percent of the population is human -- is that a woman’'s work is never done. And...  more

Book Votes: 1
159

Lora M. (loralynn)
Sins & Shadows (Shadows Inquiries) by Lyn Benedict
Sylvie Lightner is no ordinary P.I. She specializes in cases involving the unusual, in a world where magic is real, and where death isn't the worst thing that can happen to you. But when an employee is murdered in front of her, Sylvie has had enough. After years of confounding the dark forces of...  more

Book Votes: 1
160

Kate S. (fantastik8)
A Discovery of Witches (All Souls, Bk 1) by Deborah Harkness
Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing to do with sorcery; so after a furtive glance and a...  more

Book Votes: 1
161

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
The Time of Feasting (Renquist Quartet) by Mick Farren
A colony of vampires lives unrevealed in New York City. But now the Time of Feasting is at hand, when they must make the warm kill and drink living blood. Renquist, the centuries-old colony Master, is beset from within by the young ones who, contemptuous of humanity, are tired of living in...  more

Book Votes: 0
162

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Anno Dracula by Kim Newman
In 1885, Count Dracula, after four hundred years' brooding in his Transylvanian Castle, came to London, intent on spreading the pestilence of vampirism to the heart of Victoria's Britain. The monster was defeated and destroyed by Professor Van Helsing and his stout-hearted companions, and the...  more

Book Votes: 0
163

Tasula W. (fantasyisbetter)
Snake Agent (Detective Inspector Chen, Bk 1) by Liz Williams
You were supposed to go to Heaven, but ended up in one of the many Chinese hells instead. Who you gonna call? Nobody, you're dead. Luckily, in future Singapore, Detective Chen is on the case. Specializing in supernatural crimes, Chen finds himself in hell teaming up with a demon cop to solve the...  more

Book Votes: 0
164

DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
Blonde with a Wand (Babes on Brooms, Bk 1) by Vicki Lewis Thompson
Sexy witch Anica Revere has one rule: never under any circumstances get involved with a man before telling him she's a witch. Still, what's one silly rule? Especially when the guy in question is as cute as Jasper Danes. But when Anica and Jasper have a spat, she breaks an ever bigger...  more

Book Votes: 0
165

Rachel A. (flybug)
Knightfall by Berinn Rae
A woman believed to be the harbinger of Armageddon. The sexy knight assigned to kill her. Alaskan bush pilot Kerra Cain lives a relatively normal life. That is, until a fallen angel reveals his plans to use Kerra to trigger the Apocalypse. To escape, she must place her trust in the arms of...  more

Book Votes: 0
166

JaNeil K. (KaneJ) - Spokane, WA
Need by Carrie Jones
Zara collects phobias the way other high school girls collect lipsticks. Little wonder, since life's been pretty rough so far. Her father left, her stepfather just died, and her mother's pretty much checked out. Now Zara is living with her grandmother in sleepy, cold Maine so that she...  more

Book Votes: 0
167

Lora M. (loralynn)
Fated (Dark Protectors, Bk 1) by Rebecca Zanetti
MARRY ME Cara Paulsen does not give up easily. A scientist and a single mother, she's used to fighting for what she wants, keeping a cool head, and doing whatever it takes to protect her daughter Janie. But "whatever it takes" has never before included a shotgun wedding to a...  more

Book Votes: 0
168

DARYL D. (bookworm-51)
The Fire Rose (Elemental Masters, Bk 1) by Mercedes Lackey
San Francisco, 1905: Rosalind, a medieval scholar, is hired by Jason, a powerful sorcerer. Jason's enemy offers to restore Rosalind's family fortune if she will betray Jason. And then the earthquake strikes...

Book Votes: 0
169

Monet B. (monetb56)
Raziel (Fallen, Bk 1) by Kristina Douglas
Nothing is more powerful than blood. Kristina Douglas's sexy new series introduces a realm of fallen angels and ruthless demons, where an eternal rebellion is brewing... and one unsuspecting woman can change the fate of the Fallen forever. SHE WAS JUST AN ORDINARY...  more

Book Votes: 0
170

Morgan R.
Moogie Covenant (Moogie Chronicles, Book 1) by Morgan Routh
Beware of the little things. Existence is the only reward for endeavor. In life, we are immortal until proven otherwise. MorganRouth.com

Book Votes: 0

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Comment added 10/31/12 by Amanda M. (tobeymomma):
you have an amazing book list....i saw all my fave series and the ones i havent read on it i now want to.....thank you for a GREAT reading list!!!!!

Comment added 6/30/12 by Sheri B. (bradybunch) - San Diego, CA:
Love this list - have many of these books waiting to be read!