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Lee’s mother always told him his visions were not real. Then she dies in a car accident. Lee and his sister Murphy move to their grandmother’s ranch, but something is not right. Why did their mother never take them there? And what horror lies behind Lee’s visions?
Alex is a powerful bruja, a witch, but she hates her magic. At her Deathday celebration, she attempts to rid herself of her magic. Instead, her family disappears. Now she must ally herself with a brujo boy if she ever wants to see them again.
Annaleigh and her twelve sisters live in an isolated manor by the sea. Now four of her sisters are dead. Haunted by visions, Annaleigh begins to think her sisters’ deaths were no accident. Who–or what–are they dancing with every night? A retelling of “The Twelve Dancing Princesses.”
Old Gregory has long been the county spook, keeping the inhabitants safe from supernatural creatures. But none of his apprentices has lasted. Only one remains: Tom Ward. But can Tom outwit a witch determined to get his bones? The first in a series.
An illegitimate daughter of the aristocratic Fellmotte family, Makepeace has inherited the ability to serve as a vessel for spirits. Unwilling to be used to house her ancestors, however, she attempts to find a way to escape. But the country is descending into chaos as the English Civil War rages. Will Makepeace be able to find her way in a nation torn apart?
Rory Deveaux arrives in London just in time to spot the key suspect in a series of gruesome murders. It turns out, however, she is the only one who can see him. Can she work with the secret ghost police to solve the mystery before she becomes the next victim? The first in the Shades of London series.
Though a lord’s daughter, seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth secretly studies forensics. When she is drawn into a case involving a serial murderer, however, she realizes that her investigation might lead closer to home than she imagined.
Young Edgar Poe has only one dream: to attend university so he can leave his foster family and marry his beloved Elmira. Then a Muse finds him. Muses are terrible creatures who lead Artists to ruin. But this one, Lenore, wants Edgar to make the world remember her.