Dana Fredsti's Plague Town: An Ashley Parker Novel (Ashley Parker, Book 1) PDF

By Dana Fredsti

Within the small city of Redwood Grove, individuals are succumbing to a deadly pressure of flu. they're dying--but now not for lengthy. Ashley Parker and her boyfriend are attacked through those shambling, rotting creatures that crave human flesh. Their lives seriously isn't a similar back. whilst she awakes Ashley discovers that she is a "wild card"--Immune to the virus--and is recruited by way of a shadowy paramilitary association that gives her the opportunity to struggle again. Fatally drawn to her attractive teacher, and bonding along with her fellow wild playing cards, Ashley starts to find abilities she by no means knew she had. because the city falls to ever-growing numbers of the contaminated, Ashley and her crew struggle to comprise the outbreak--but will they be sufficient?

Show description

Read Online or Download Plague Town: An Ashley Parker Novel (Ashley Parker, Book 1) PDF

Similar vampires books

Gail Carriger's Heartless (The Parasol Protectorate) PDF

Woman Alexia Maccon, soulless, is at it back, simply this time the difficulty isn't really her fault. while a mad ghost threatens the queen, Alexia is at the case, following a path that leads her deep into her husband's prior. best that off with a sister who has joined the suffragette circulate (shocking! ), Madame Lefoux's newest mechanical invention, and an endemic of zombie porcupines and Alexia slightly has time to recollect she occurs to be 8 months pregnant.

Download e-book for iPad: Changeling (Sisters of the Moon, Book 2) by Yasmine Galenorn

"The first in an engrossing new sequence, [Witchling was once] a fanciful reminder of fantasy's value in life" (Publishers Weekly). Now comes Changeling-again that includes Camille, the great witch, Menolly, the vampire, and Delilah, a pussycat shapeshifter. They're the D'Artigo sisters, half-human, half-Faerie supernatural brokers who're now enlisted to discover the fiends answerable for slaughtering the weres of Rainier Puma delight.

The Palace (Saint-Germain, Book 2) by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro PDF

Because 1978, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro has produced approximately dozen novels and various brief tales detailing the lifetime of a personality first brought to the analyzing international as Le Comte de Saint-Germain. We first meet him in Paris throughout the reign of Louis XV while he's, it sounds as if, a filthy rich, worldly, charismatic aristocrat, envied and wanted by way of many yet totally identified to none.

Read e-book online Revealed (House of Night, Book 11) PDF

Printed is the spellbinding 11th and penultimate installment within the number 1 ny instances bestselling vampyre sequence through notebook and Kristin Cast.

Drastically altered after her fall on the finish of Hidden, Neferet is now extra harmful than ever—and her quest for vengeance will wreak havoc on people, in addition to Zoey and her neighbors. Chaos is loosed in Tulsa and the home of evening is blamed. Can Zoey cease Neferet in time to maintain her anger from escalating to full-on struggle? Or will another individual need to step in to take the fall?

The apartment of evening sequence is a global phenomenon, attaining number one on U. S. , German, and united kingdom bestseller lists, and last a fixture at the ny occasions Children's sequence bestseller checklist for almost one hundred fifty weeks and counting. With greater than 12 million copies in print, rights bought in thirty–eight nations so far, and relatable, addictive characters, this sequence is unstoppable. Now, within the 11th and penultimate installment of the sequence, the motion is extra severe and the stakes even better as Zoey and her neighbors conflict to guard their tuition and residential from devastating evil—all whereas balancing romances, precarious friendships and the day-by-day drama of the home of Night's halls.

Additional info for Plague Town: An Ashley Parker Novel (Ashley Parker, Book 1)

Example text

Nevertheless, she is pure, and she is frequently dressed in white as though to emphasize this purity. Her principle attribute, constantly reiterated, is sweetness. Sitting in the Whitby churchyard Lucy is 舠sweetly pretty in her white lawn frock舡 (p. 72); asleep in her room she 舠looks, oh, so sweet舡 (p. 100); meeting Van Helsing and Dr. Seward, she is 舠very sweet to the Professor (as she always is)舡 (p. 126). But it is a girlish sweetness rather than a womanly one, and in her pliability she displays 舠the obedience of a child舡 (p.

It was quite evident that he feared, or was jealous of, some interference. When he had got through his disgusting task, he said cheerfully: 舖Let the lady come in,舗 and sat down on the edge of his bed with his head down, but with his eyelids raised so that he could see her as she entered (p. 248). 舗 (p. 260)舒makes the madman舗s odd condition funnier and, in a stroke of true originality, more poignant as well. But Stoker舗s descriptive gifts are not limited to the grotesque and the macabre; in Dracula he also paints prose landscapes of exquisite and fearsome beauty.

Rider Haggard舗s She (1887) juxtaposes, like Dracula, images of death and sex; H. G. Wells舗s popular scientific fantasies The Time Machine ( 1895) and The Invisible Man (1897) play with contemporary nightmares of atavism and the dual nature of man; James M. Barrie舗s Peter Pan (1904) vividly fictionalizes the male mother-fixation and unwillingness to grow up. While Stoker, in Dracula, does not seem to be working within a particular psychological scheme, neither does he seem unconscious of the psychological implications of his story, as Barrie does.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.32 of 5 – based on 32 votes