Shadow of Night
Score: 4
From 134 Ratings

Shadow of Night


  • Author : Deborah E. Harkness
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780670023486


Shadow of Night Book Description :

In Elizabethan London, Oxford scholar and reluctant witch Diana Bishop seeks a magical tutor, while vampire geneticist Matthew Clairmont confronts elements from his past at the same time the mystery of the enchanted manuscript Ashmole 782 deepens....

Shadow of Night
Score: 4
From 164 Ratings

Shadow of Night


  • Author : Deborah Harkness
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-07-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101578933


Shadow of Night Book Description :

The #1 New York Times–bestselling sequel to A Discovery of Witches, book two of the All Souls Trilogy—“as enchanting, engrossing, and impossible to put down as its predecessor” (Miami Herald). Look for the hit series “A Discovery of Witches” streaming on Sundance Now and Shudder, and coming to television this April on AMC and BBC America. J. K. Rowling, Stephenie Meyer, Anne Rice—only a few writers capture the imagination the way that Deborah Harkness has with her New York Times–bestselling All Souls trilogy. A Discovery of Witches introduces reluctant witch Diana Bishop, vampire geneticist Matthew Clairmont, and the battle for a lost, enchanted manuscript known as Ashmole 782. Picking up from A Discovery of Witches’ cliffhanger end...

A Discovery of Witches
Score: 3.5
From 568 Ratings

A Discovery of Witches


  • Author : Deborah Harkness
  • Publisher : Headline
  • Release Date : 2011-02-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780755374052


A Discovery of Witches Book Description :

*Now a major Sky original production* THE NUMBER ONE INTERNATIONAL AND SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER. A Discovery of Witches is the first in the must-have, must-read ALL SOULS trilogy. It begins with absence and desire. It begins with blood and fear. It begins with a discovery of witches. Fall under the spell of Diana and Matthew in the stunning first volume of the No.1 internationally bestselling ALL SOULS trilogy. A world of witches, daemons and vampires. A manuscript which holds the secrets of their past and the key to their future. Diana and Matthew - the forbidden love at the heart of it. When historian Diana Bishop opens an alchemical manuscript in the Bodleian Library, it's an unwelcome intrusion of magic into her carefully ordered life. Though Dian...

Beyond the Shadow of Night

Beyond the Shadow of Night


  • Author : Ray Kingfisher
  • Publisher : Lake Union Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-04
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1542041767


Beyond the Shadow of Night Book Description :

In this epic tale of friendship and loss from the author of The Sugar Men, fate pushes childhood friends to opposite sides of a terrible war--but is forgiveness always possible? Ukraine, 1923. On a small farm, two boys are born within days of each other, both Ukrainian, one Jewish. Mykhail and Asher grow up inseparable, together finding friendship, adventure and escape from the harshness of Russian rule. But after Asher's family flees to Warsaw, their worlds are torn to shreds by the Second World War. The war brings cruelty to both boys. Although Asher finds love in Warsaw, the city is far from the haven his family sought; meanwhile Mykhail becomes a victim of the bitter struggle for Ukraine. But worse follows in the shape of the Treblinka death camp...

The Book of Life
Score: 4
From 87 Ratings

The Book of Life


  • Author : Deborah Harkness
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-07-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698163478


The Book of Life Book Description :

The #1 New York Times bestselling series finale and sequel to A Discovery of Witches and Shadow of Night. Look for the hit TV series “A Discovery of Witches” airing Sundays on AMC and BBC America, and streaming on Sundance Now and Shudder. After traveling through time in Shadow of Night, the second book in Deborah Harkness’s enchanting series, historian and witch Diana Bishop and vampire scientist Matthew Clairmont return to the present to face new crises and old enemies. At Matthew’s ancestral home at Sept-Tours, they reunite with the cast of characters from A Discovery of Witches—with one significant exception. But the real threat to their future has yet to be revealed, and when it is, the search for Ashmole 782 and its missing pages take...

Just One Damned Thing After Another

Just One Damned Thing After Another


  • Author : Jodi Taylor
  • Publisher : Headline
  • Release Date : 2019-01-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781472264275


Just One Damned Thing After Another Book Description :

The first book in the bestselling Chronicles of St Mary's series which follows a group of tea-soaked disaster magnets as they hurtle their way around History. If you love Jasper Fforde or Ben Aaronovitch, you won't be able to resist Jodi Taylor. Time Travel meets History in this explosive bestselling adventure series. 'So tell me, Dr Maxwell, if the whole of History lay before you ... where would you go? What would you like to witness?' When Madeleine Maxwell is recruited by the St Mary's Institute of Historical Research, she discovers the historians there don't just study the past - they revisit it. But one wrong move and History will fight back - to the death. And she soon discovers it's not just History she's fighting... Readers love Jodi Taylor: ...

The Shadow and Night
Score: 4.5
From 8 Ratings

The Shadow and Night


  • Author : Chris Walley
  • Publisher : Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2011-01-21
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1414336187


The Shadow and Night Book Description :

In the first book in the epic Lamb among the Stars series, author Chris Walley weaves the worlds of science and the spirit, technology and supernatural into something unique in science fiction. Twelve thousand years into the future, the human race has spread across the galaxy to hundreds of terraformed worlds. The effects of the Fall have been diminished by the Great Intervention, and peace and contentment reign under the gentle rule of the Assembly. But suddenly, almost imperceptibly, things begin to change. On the remotest planet of Farholme, Forester Merral D’Avanos hears one simple . . . lie. Slowly a handful of men and women begin to realize that evil has returned and must be fought. What will this mean for a people to whom war and evil are an...

Darkness Dawns
Score: 3
From 34 Ratings

Darkness Dawns


  • Author : Dianne Duvall
  • Publisher : Zebra Books
  • Release Date : 2011-02-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781420122428


Darkness Dawns Book Description :

In this dazzling, sensual novel, Dianne Duvall beckons readers into a world of vampires, immortals, and humans with extraordinary gifts. . .where passion can last forever, if you're willing to pay the price. . . Once, Sarah Bingham's biggest challenge was making her students pay attention in class. Now, after rescuing a wounded stranger, she's landed in the middle of a battle between corrupt vampires and powerful immortals who also need blood to survive. Roland Warbrook is the most compelling man Sarah has ever laid hands on. But his desire for her is mingled with a hunger he can barely control. . . In his nine centuries of immortal existence, no woman has tempted Roland as much as Sarah. But asking her to love him is impossible--when it means forfei...

Shadow War of the Night Dragons  Book One  The Dead City  Prologue
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Shadow War of the Night Dragons Book One The Dead City Prologue


  • Author : John Scalzi
  • Publisher : Tor Books
  • Release Date : 2012-05-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466822061


Shadow War of the Night Dragons Book One The Dead City Prologue Book Description :

Old Man's War author John Scalzi's sendup of the heroic fantasy genre, now a finalist for the Hugo Award for Best Short Story. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied....

The Book of Night

The Book of Night


  • Author : Daniel Kemp
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1990-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0962762318


The Book of Night Book Description :

I am of that group of souls who sit forever apart. We are outcast, unfit; the lonely and the lost. We are the ugly, the strange, the introspective. We love darkness, for the darkness is a great equaliser. To lover Her one must be alone, with Her. She comes to all who cry out within whirling starlight, drunk with the gaseous vapour of nebulae. Inhaling the vigour of eternity, exhaling the laughter of mad intoxication. The benison of night is open to all....