Diesel punk and noir fiction meet magic, vampires, and werewolves in this re-imaging of the great events of the 1940's. When Dave's brother, Doug, goes missing and he puts his keen detective skills to work, he uncovers age old secrets of darkness that the world is not ready to face. Along the way, he joins forces with the neurotic Emily, a witness to the coming darkness; the cynical vigilante Sydney, who wants to put an end to the supposed danger; and Connor, a bounty hunter with a chip on his shoulder. But as it turns out, the danger promises to consume not only their home, for the world itself has become a target.
The Northern Heavens is a community like no other, and no one but those within know it exists. Lead by the Eaton family, the community is backwards and, seemingly, ignorant to modern times. They hold to traditions set in place generations ago and will not tolerate deviation from those traditions. Northern Heavens Traditions - No born daughters (Eaton family) - Every son, at age twenty-one, receives their wife - One wife per son, no exceptions - Kill or keep all trespassers - Participation in rituals is mandatory - Women who ask questions are punished - Those who run are punished - Disrespect will not be tolerated - Everyone kills - Everyone eats the meat, no exceptions Follow the stories of four newcomers to the community. Will they submit to the traditions and expectations? Or will they get free and return to the outside world they came from? Can they find peace and happiness in the Northern Heavens? Or will it be their final resting place like so many others? Part One: Oblivion (Megan & Jacob, Jessica & Cameron) Part Two: Nightshift (Violet & Zechariah) Part Three: Trespassers (Kylie & Malcolm)
Art Indigo can't remember the last time she was emotional. Sometimes, she barely feels human. That is, until she joins the gathering; a group of people who dance in circles and chant in the woods. However, the strange gathering seems to be her only solace from the eyes that expect too much. Entrusted with the safekeeping of their precious book, she can no longer stay detached and distant as she is drawn into their conflict with another group. In the midst of all this, Art struggles to make sense of her life. She can't seem to get along with any of her regular friends, and she might even push away the one person she truly cares about. After joining the gathering, Art finally relearns what it means to have emotions such as love, hate, anger, joy... pain. Now, everything hurts.
When Lavinia Orphic was 17, she had an encounter with a horrific creature, a tall and foreboding man who often took what he wanted. A year later Lavinia is showing signs of a supernatural infection and learns she cannot escape the past as easily as first thought. Lavinia must instead work with the past, finding where everything first went wrong, all while keeping her condition hidden from her lover. This is a story of psychological terror, of blood and vampires and dubiously romantic antics.
How is a God born? What perfect circumstances are required to make a God? A boy found in a berry has some extraordinary powers. A group of different runaways he has taken as friends. A cult who believes him to be the God of Earth, and a government set to destroy him. Join Sebastian as he struggles to find out who he is, how to love, and what he was brought here to do.
A group of friends decide to live their lives by moving across the country to join their dream university. They planned to have the best time ever. Party all night, attending lectures, making new friends, make life long memories together. The list is endless! Everything changes when they start receiving mysterious letters. They try their best to ignore them but things get worse and worse by time goes on. All that there is left to do is to stick together and they have to face the ugly truth.
hundreds of years ago humanity almost Extinct it self of the power of Magic a Mage called Yui, have a power to remove and disable enemy's Mana and magic, Due to her power being oveflow she Self distract herself, making a huge shockwave of mana drain in the Entire World, hundreds of years later a girl name Aliah, Stumble a Ring in the grassy field where she lives.
Noah lives in a small town up north surrounded by wilderness. In this town, everyone knows everyone, and everything is, for the most part, quiet. When he decides to explore the forest with his two friends, Ethan and Maggy, he finds himself lost in the woods. He wanders hopelessly further and further into the woods. Little does he know, he's being stalked. After a moment, he is surrounded by a dark group of cultists wanting to sacrifice him. Upon his escape, Noah discovers that the same cultists that attempted to take his life were citizens in his once peaceful town. These cultists are planning something big, and Noah and his friends have become trapped in the middle of everything. It's up to them to find out the truth behind who are under the cloaks and what this cult is planning.
"You're desire for revenge will only end you..." His eyes roamed my face, showing me pity, "And you will be yet another disappointment." His words stung. But this was all I had now, and my anger and hatred for what happened to my friend and me was stronger than the feelings Nyc made me feel. I bared my teeth at him and growled as I pushed him away, "Then so be it." ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Ray and her friend wake up to find themselves being used in a sacrificial ritual by a cult that worships the first Werewolf ever made. Lycaon. But the cults plans go awry and Ray barely hanging on by a thread is offered a way to continue living as long as she accepts that she will become a beast of the night.
Rachel couldn't escape fast enough: from her controlling step-father, her strict upbringing, a life that she knew was not meant for her. But Rachel quickly realizes that the outside world can be just as daunting. Two years after her escape, Rachel is doing her best just to get by. Then, she meets him... Where Rachel grew up, you were not given the chance to fall in love -- your husband was chosen for you. So, when she begins to fall hard for kind-hearted, funny, and super attractive Jordan, she hardly knows what to do with herself. Just as Rachel's life begins to fall into place, the perfect world she has built comes crashing down around her. Rachel thought her cruel step-father's control began and ended at the compound, but it becomes frightfully clear he will not let Rachel go that easily.
A story about a truck driver thats truck shuts off and wont stop working in the middle of Kansas... He tries calling his manager but there is no service anywhere nearby. Some people meet him on the road, and offers him shelter until they can fix up the truck. But there is a dark side to this family that he does not know about... Each night they randomly go out and dont come back... One of the nights he finds them at a satanic gathering. He tries to go back and find somewhere to hide, but he is in the middle of nowhere... There is nowhere for him to go, and they are tracking him down...
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A regular boy, 13 years of age, living with his 42 year old mom and 71 year old grand mother, starts to have mental breakdowns, mood swings, tics, and twitches all brewing together making the poor innocent boy insane day by day night by night. The boy grows with insanity and rage lashing out at people not with words but physically leading to enormous events that could end the world.