A Local Habitation (October Daye, Book 2) by Seanan McGuire

  • admin
  • February 26, 2017
  • Urban Fantasy
  • Comments Off on A Local Habitation (October Daye, Book 2) by Seanan McGuire

By Seanan McGuire

Now comes the second one within the series-from a dynamic new fable expertise!

Toby Daye-a half-human, half-fae changeling-has been an interloper from start. once you have burned by means of either side of her history, Toby has denied the fae global, taking flight to a "normal" lifestyles. regrettably for her, the Faerie international had different ideas...

Now her liege, the Duke of the Shadowed Hills, has requested Toby to visit the County of Tamed Lightning to ensure all is easily together with his niece, Countess January O'Leary. it kind of feels like an easy sufficient assignment-until Toby discovers that somebody has all started murdering humans with reference to January, and that if the killer isn't stopped, January could be the subsequent victim.

Show description

Read or Download A Local Habitation (October Daye, Book 2) PDF

Best urban fantasy books

He loves me, He loves you not

It's been years given that their mom and dad have been murdered. dual sisters Shia and Leigh try to readjust to lifestyles, whereas taking good care of their child sister Remi. except for Leigh s indignant, dramatic temper swings from time to time, every thing appears to be like going nice. that's till Demetri; the mysterious stranger enters their midst, and falls correct within the direction of the newly unmarried Shia.

Cry Wolf (Alpha and Omega, Book 1)

Anna by no means knew werewolves existed, until eventually the evening she survived a violent attack…and turned one herself. After 3 years on the backside of the pack, she’s discovered to maintain her head down and not, ever belief dominant men. Then Charles Cornick, the enforcer—and son—of the chief of the North American werewolves, got here into her existence.

Magic on the Storm (Allie Beckstrom, Book 4)

Allison Beckstrom is devoted to her paintings tracing unlawful spells. Now, there's an apocalyptic typhoon bearing down on Portland, and whilst it hits, all of the magic within the region will flip volatile and harmful. to prevent it from eliminating the total urban, Allie and her lover, the mysterious Zayvion Jones, needs to paintings with the Authority-the enigmatic arbiters of all issues magic-and take a stand opposed to a mystical wildstorm that would obliterate all in its course.

Good Intentions (Good Intentions, Book 1)

He knew it used to be a dumb stunt from the beginning. A hour of darkness run via a cemetery to provoke a few women is rarely the stuff of legend, yet Alex Carlisle longs to flee the crushing mediocrity of lifestyles after highschool.

Then he stumbles upon the ritual, and the cultists, and certain and bloodied girls. Alex intervenes and the ritual blows up in his face, leaving him certain to them either: Rachel and Lorelei, an angel and a succubus. It’s infrequently one of these problem a man can face with dignity whilst he nonetheless lives at domestic along with his mother.

Alex by no means imagined falling for an immortal demon seductress, or that he’d spend his nights dodging her co-workers, her previous boss, and each different supernatural freak in Seattle. He by no means idea a girl like Lorelei can have a rival like Rachel, both. yet then, not anyone ever acknowledged maturity will be easy.

The e-book on Goodreads

Contains mature subject matters

Additional info for A Local Habitation (October Daye, Book 2)

Sample text

It was like he wasn’t there at all; he was a terrible nothingness. I could feel his stillness like a pulse in my head. I think he could have stood in plain sight, and unless he wanted me to, I would never have seen him. ” Not a voice, but a sound inside my head. ” I tried to move back and couldn’t. My pulse thundered into my throat. I couldn’t breathe. I was choking! I stood with the force of his mind twisting against me. ” He screamed in my head. Someone was screaming, wordlessly, and it was me.

The vampire had gotten to her, deep trance. That meant he could call her anytime, anywhere, and she would come. From this moment on, her life belonged to him. Whenever he wanted it. ” There was nothing I could do, the damage was done. Dammit, I should never have left her here, never! The vampire touched her shoulder. She blinked and stared around, surprised, scared. She gave a nervous laugh. ” The vampire raised her hand to his lips. ” She laughed again, not understanding that he had told her the absolute truth.

It’s the mark of the new dead that they flash their fangs around. They like the shock effect. “Can’t leave my post. ” He grinned at me. I went into the twilit dark of the club. The holy item check girl was waiting for me at the door. I gave her my cross. She gave me a check stub. It wasn’t a fair trade. Jean-Claude was nowhere in sight. Catherine was on the stage. She was standing motionless, eyes wide. Her face had that open, fragile look that faces get when they sleep, like a child’s face. Her long, copper-colored hair glistened in the lights.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.22 of 5 – based on 39 votes