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Dead Until Dark by Charlaine Harris

Sookie Stackhouse can hear people’s thoughts.

Sounds cool right?  Except Sookie can’t stand all the noise in her head.  Day-in and day-out listening to people complain, insult, criticize, and er… think other things, that people think.  And working as a waitress in a bar doesn’t help one bit.

When Bill Compton settles into a booth one night her world changes forever.  See, Bill is a vampire, and at first Sookie is ecstatic knowing someone whose mind she can’t read.  He seems like the perfect vampire for her, and her Grandmother likes him too!  Everything seems to be going great.  But than she’s targeted by other creatures of the night who want to use her gift for their own gain and things start to get out of hand.  Dangerously so…

If you enjoy Dead Until Dark, check out the rest of the series! Living Dead in Dallas, Club Dead, Dead to the World, Dead as a Doornail, Definitely Dead, All Together Dead, From Dead to Worse, and the newest addition, Dead and Gone.

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Born of Night by Sherrilyn Kenyon

Nykyrian Quiakides was the best assassin the League ever had, than one night he disobeyed orders and disappeared. Years later the most feared assassin, Nemesis, rescues the daughter of a high powered politician.

Kiara Zamir doesn’t know what to make of the dangerously seductive man who’s rescued her. On the one hand she’s terrified and repulsed by the known murderer. But on the other, she sees something in his eyes that makes her believe that just maybe he isn’t as bad as they say.

Now the two of them are on the run from the League and if they don’t start trusting each other very quickly, they’ll find themselves worse than dead. Racing all over the Ichidian Universe, Kiara and Nemesis will find trouble around every planet. And the new love they have will be tested time and again.

With cool clothes, wicked weapons, and hot hunks this book is one of a kind and a wonderful read!  Enjoy!!

This is Sherrilyn Kenyon’s first book in her newest series. The ‘League’ series is a must read for fans of Kenyon! It is entirely different from her other series’. It’s sort of a mix between Sci-fi, Fantasy, a little Romance, and a lot of attitude!!  And if you’ve never read anything by Kenyon, don’t worry you’ll love the book anyways!

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Blood and Chocolate by Annette Curtis Klaus

Vivian is a werewolf. And someone wants her dead…

Vivian and her Pack have had to start life over in Maryland and it hasn’t been easy. After the death of her father, the Pack Alpha, the young werewolves have been out of line and causing trouble left and right. At first it was just little things. The guys would stalk young women at night and give them a little scare or they would change and run through the town howling. Then they murdered a girl. Then another. And another…

It’s clear the Pack has been too long without an Alpha. Now, Challenge has been called and all of the males will fight for the right to be the new Alpha. Will it be one of Vivian’s friends? Or will it be the dangerous Gabriel? And what is Vivian to do about her human boyfriend? She has to tell him what she is. He’ll understand. After all, he loves her. Right?

Things are changing. With the body count swiftly rising, the Pack has started suspecting one of their own. Did Vivian really kill all those people? The question is…If you can’t trust your own Pack, Who can you trust?

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Bitten by Kelley Armstrong

Elena never wanted to be a werewolf. But after meeting and falling in love with Clay, a werewolf himself, the choice was taken from her. Betrayed by the man she thought loved her, Elena, the only female werewolf in existence, leaves her new Pack and moves to Toronto to try and regain some semblance of a normal life.

A year later Elena is living the life she always wanted. With a new boyfriend, a great job, and lunches with friends she’s got everything. But when a call from the Pack comes, Elena must return and help track down a group of renegade werewolves intent on killing her Pack and taking her as the prize.

Being back means remembering everything she’s tried to forget. Including her feelings for Clay. Now she must decide between her new human life and the life, love, and Pack she left behind.

If you enjoy this one, look for the sequels Stolen and Broken. And don’t miss Frostbitten, coming in November!!

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Big Fat Supernatural Wedding edited by P.N. Elrod

In this fascinating wedding anthology, the top supernatural writers of our time have joined together to give us a look into how a wedding would be if the attendees were something other than human…

From a wedding on a cursed ship, and a wedding hosting warring families, to a bride who literally turns into a monster once a month, to the uncompromising love between an immortal warrior and his human protector, these stories bring to light the interesting ways that all-powerful beings-of-the-night handle the crises’ that weddings come with. (And a few problems that don’t!)

These fantastic paranormal short stories are just the thing to lighten your day and they’re just the beginning!! As everyone knows, the party doesn’t start until the honeymoon! The stories continue in ‘My Big Fat Supernatural Honeymoon’.

And if you liked the stories in these books or if you just want to read a book truly appropriate for this spooky month, that’s full of humor and suspense, twists and turns, romance and happy endings, check out the round display table located after the ‘New Books’ tables. Or just ask for Brianna, if I am available I would be more than happy to help everyone find the perfect October read.

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Goddess of Spring by P.C. Cast

Lina’s having a tough time keeping her bakery running. So when she stumbles on a mysterious recipe, which promises good luck, Lina decides to give it a try. Imagine her surprise when she wakes up in the presence of Demeter, goddess of the harvest and mother of Persephone. Demeter gives Lina a choice, switch bodies with Persephone or see her bakery go under. So, Lina agrees to take Persephone’ place and soon finds herself stuck for six months in the Underworld with the devilishly handsome Hades… the ‘Lord of the Underworld.’

A reclusive and dour Greek god, his realm is home to the souls of the dead and is guarded by the horrific three headed dog Cerberus. None of the other gods want anything to do with him and so his solitude is complete. He stays in his realm; alone; with no one but the dead for company.

So, when the young goddess Persephone (Lina) shows up for a six month visit, all hell breaks loose and Hades doesn’t quite know what to do. Staying unaffected just isn’t working with the young goddess prancing around. Falling in love is the only way to go with the enchanting woman. So Hades falls. Hard. But does Hades love Lina? Or the body she inhabits? And what will happen to the lovers when Lina’s six months are up? Find out in this witty romance book from bestselling author P.C. Cast!

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Nightwalker by Jocelyn Drake

Mira has been a vampire for hundreds of years. Her job is to keep the other nightwalkers safe and in line. So, when a well known hunter is spotted in her territory, Mira decides to hunt him down before he can get to her…

Danaus has been a hunter for as long as he can remember. Ridding the world of the nightwalker evil, his life is a solitary one and he likes it that way.

Until he meets Mira.

For an evil bloodsucker she’s not half bad. Funny, smart, and good looking, Mira makes it very hard for Danaus to kill her.

So, what’s a hunter to do when his prey keeps saving his life and making him want to laugh?

Try again and again until he gets it right!

Find out what happens in this great series by Jocelyn Drake. There are five titles in the series so far!