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Subject: New Series Help!!
Date Posted: 2/15/2011 9:52 PM ET
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I need help finding my sister a new series to read.  I finally got her into reading with Kelley Armstrong's series.  Since I haven't read the series yet I don't know what to give her next.  I think the only other things shes read for pleasure has been the Anne Rice vampire books.  Any suggestions?  Thanks in advance.

Date Posted: 2/15/2011 11:28 PM ET
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Anne Rice and Kelley Armstrong?

Charlaine Harris  Sookie series

Patty Briggs series about Mercy

Jim Butcher's Harry Dresden series

Carrie Vaughn's Kitty series

Karen Marie Moning's MacKayla Lane

Date Posted: 2/15/2011 11:48 PM ET
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Sherilyn Kenyon, Kresley Cole and Gena Showalter are some of my favs.

Date Posted: 2/16/2011 6:35 AM ET
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Lara Adrian - midnight breed series.

Date Posted: 2/16/2011 8:52 AM ET
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Thanks everyone.

Date Posted: 2/16/2011 3:44 PM ET
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I would add Simon R. Green.

I'm reading the Nightside, Secret History, Ghost Finders and Hawk & Fisher series at the moment.

-RD

Date Posted: 2/16/2011 6:45 PM ET
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I would add Kim Harrison The Hollows

Date Posted: 2/19/2011 7:18 PM ET
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J.R. Ward- Black Dagger Brotherhood series.



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Date Posted: 2/20/2011 6:56 PM ET
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Jeaniene Frost is another good one.

Date Posted: 2/21/2011 10:37 AM ET
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all the above including lynsay sands and karen chance and larissa ione and katie macalister and alyssa day

Date Posted: 3/4/2011 11:20 PM ET
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I definitely agree with Jeaniene Frost! She has such well developed characters and great world building.

Karen Chance (Cassie Palmer) is another one of my favs! Not your typical Urban Fantasy which is refreshing.

Date Posted: 3/10/2011 1:14 AM ET
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For a very different take on vampires she might enjoy Ilona Andrew's Magic series - Magic BitesMagic BurnsMagic Strikes,   Magic Bleeds, Magic Morns (in Must Love Hell Hounds)  and the not yet released Magic Slays

Date Posted: 3/10/2011 11:13 AM ET
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Nalini Singh's Psy-Changeling series is FANTASTIC.  I read the first 2 books a few years ago and although I liked them I didn't have the urge to pick up the third until recently.  Now I'm so hooked, I've read almost the entirety of the series in the past week.  Amazon must be loving me right now because I can't even wait to get them from PBS, I just keep ordering them for my kindle.

Date Posted: 3/11/2011 12:27 AM ET
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Date Posted: 3/12/2011 11:43 AM ET
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C T Adams & Cathy Clamp have two series...Touch of Evil, Touch of Madness and Touch of Darkness (Thrall Series( and their Tales of the Sazi series..currently 8 books in the series...excellent series doesnt get enough credit. Highly recommend

Would also recommend Jacquelyn Frank's Nightwalker Series they are pretty easy to come by here. Would also recommend the Blood Lines series by Maria Lima as well as Kara Gillian series by Diana Rowland and the Final Prophacy series by Jessica Andersen...excellent plots and well developed characters in all these recommendations..hope it helps.



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