by Kasie West
by Kasie West
In a city of daimons, rigid class lines separate the powerful from the power-hungry. And at the heart of The City is the Carnival of Souls, where both murder and pleasure are offered up for sale. Once in a generation, the carnival hosts a deadly competition that allows every daimon a chance to join the ruling elite. Without the competition, Aya and Kaleb would both face bleak futures–if for different reasons. For each of them, fighting to the death is the only way to try to live.
All Mallory knows of The City is that her father–and every other witch there–fled it for a life in exile in the human world.… Read more >>>
We simply adored Brave Little Owl, it definitely has the aww factor! The storyline is adorable, charming, full of fun and adventure. Little Owl is a brave little thing, full of courage and even though she is afraid of trying new things, she gets there in the end. The illustrations in this book are beautifully vibrant and really interesting to look at. Brave Little Owl is brilliantly written and thoughtfully put together with a fab little message for little ones. We were genuinely rooting for Little Owl the whole way and I think anyone that has the pleasure of reading this will be too, she is a real cutie!… Read more >>>
Thirty-two-year-old Angie Powell has always spoken her mind, but in the presence of Dare Callahan she nurses a simmering rage. Three years ago, Dare returned home to rural Montana and opened a hunting business to rival Angie’s own, forcing her to close up shop. The infuriatingly attractive Iraq war vet even had the nerve to ask Angie out, not once but twice. Before Angie leaves town, she organizes one last trip into the wilderness with a client. But the adrenaline-fueled adventure turns deadly when Angie witnesses a cold-blooded murder and finds herself on the wrong side of a gun. Then a bear comes crashing through the woods–changing the dark game completely.… Read more >>>
Born in Cairo, Egypt, Loretta came to Britain during winter and saw her first view of snow! Her English Dad fell in love with her beautiful Greek Mum in Athens during the war and wrote a forty page love-letter when fighting in the desert so maybe writing is in her genes! She wrote her first novel in an exercise-book at sixteen and many others after that, won some prizes in the 1960’s for poetry and a play but then gave up writing for a long time. She is now retired and living in Malvern, UK and busily writing again..… Read more >>>
Blue has spent the majority of her sixteen years being told that if she kisses her true love, he will die. When Blue meets Gansey’s spirit on the corpse road she knows there is only one reason why – either he is her true love or she has killed him.
Determined to find out the truth, Blue becomes involved with the Raven Boys, four boys from the local private school (lead by Gansey) who are on a quest to discover Glendower – a lost ancient Welsh King who is buried somewhere along the Virginia ley line. Whoever finds him will be granted a supernatural favour.… Read more >>>