Anna Dressed in Blood (Anna, #1)

Anna Dressed in Blood (Anna, #1) Description:

Cas Lowood has inherited an unusual vocation He kills the dead br br So did his father before him until he was gruesomely murdered by a ghost he sought to kill Now armed with his father s mysterious and deadly athame Cas travels the country with his kitchen witch mother and their spirit sniffing cat They follow legends and local lore destroy the murderous dead and keep pesky things like the future and friends at bay br br Searching for a ghost the locals call Anna Dressed in Blood Cas expects the usual track hunt kill What he finds instead is a girl entangled in curses and rage a ghost like he s never faced before She still wears the dress she wore on the day of her brutal murder in once white now stained red and dripping with blood Since her death Anna has killed any and every person who has dared to step into the deserted Victorian she used to call home br br Yet she spares Cas s life

Rating: 3.26 out of 5

Girl of Nightmares (Anna, #2)

Girl of Nightmares (Anna, #2) Description:

It s been months since the ghost of Anna Korlov opened a door to Hell in her basement and disappeared into it but ghost hunter Cas Lowood can t move on br br His friends remind him that Anna sacrificed herself so that Cas could live not walk around half dead He knows they re right but in Cas s eyes no living girl he meets can compare to the dead girl he fell in love with br br Now he s seeing Anna everywhere sometimes when he s asleep and sometimes in waking nightmares But something is very wrong these aren t just daydreams Anna seems tortured torn apart in new and ever more gruesome ways every time she appears br br Cas doesn t know what happened to Anna when she disappeared into Hell but he knows she doesn t deserve whatever is happening to her now Anna saved Cas more than once and it s time for him to return the favor

Rating: 3.51 out of 5

Three Dark Crowns (Three Dark Crowns, #1)

Three Dark Crowns (Three Dark Crowns, #1) Description:

i When kingdom come there will be one i br br In every generation on the island of Fennbirn a set of triplets is born three queens all equal heirs to the crown and each possessor of a coveted magic Mirabella is a fierce elemental able to spark hungry flames or vicious storms at the snap of her fingers Katharine is a poisoner one who can ingest the deadliest poisons without so much as a stomachache Arsinoe a naturalist is said to have the ability to bloom the reddest rose and control the fiercest of lions br br But becoming the Queen Crowned isn t solely a matter of royal birth Each sister has to fight for it And it s not just a game of win or lose it s life or death The night the sisters turn sixteen the battle begins br br The last queen standing gets the crown

Rating: 3.37 out of 5

Antigoddess (Goddess War, #1)

Antigoddess (Goddess War, #1) Description:

i Old Gods never die i br br Or so Athena thought But then the feathers started sprouting beneath her skin invading her lungs like a strange cancer and Hermes showed up with a fever eating away his flesh So much for living a quiet eternity in perpetual health br br Desperately seeking the cause of their slow miserable deaths Athena and Hermes travel the world gathering allies and discovering enemies both new and old Their search leads them to Cassandra an ordinary girl who was once an extraordinary prophetess protected and loved by a god br br These days Cassandra doesn t involve herself in the business of gods in fact she doesn t even know they exist But she could be the key in a war that is only just beginning br br Because Hera the queen of the gods has aligned herself with other of the ancient Olympians who are killing off rivals in an attempt to prolong their own lives But these anti gods have become corrupted in their desperation to survive horrific caricatures of their former glory Athena will need every advantage she can get because immortals don t just flicker out br br Every one of them dies in their own way Some choke on feathers Others become monsters All of them rage against their last breath br br The Goddess War is about to begin

Rating: 3.76 out of 5

One Dark Throne (Three Dark Crowns, #2)

One Dark Throne (Three Dark Crowns, #2) Description:

The battle for the Crown has begun but which of the three sisters will prevail br br With the unforgettable events of the Quickening behind them and the Ascension Year underway all bets are off Katharine once the weak and feeble sister is stronger than ever before Arsinoe after discovering the truth about her powers must figure out how to make her secret talent work in her favor without anyone finding out And Mirabella once thought to be the strongest sister of all and the certain Queen Crowned faces attacks like never before ones that put those around her in danger she can t seem to prevent br br In this enthralling sequel to Kendare Blake s New York Times bestselling i Three Dark Crowns i Fennbirn s deadliest queens must face the one thing standing in their way of the crown each other

Rating: 3.30 out of 5

Mortal Gods (Goddess War, #2)

Mortal Gods (Goddess War, #2) Description:

Ares god of war is leading the other dying gods into battle Which is just fine with Athena She s ready to wage a war of her own and she s never liked him anyway If Athena is lucky the winning gods will have their immortality restored If not at least she ll have killed the bloody lot of them and she and Hermes can die in peace br br Cassandra Weaver is a weapon of fate The girl who kills gods But all she wants is for the god she loved and lost to return to life If she can t have that then the other gods will burn starting with his murderer Aphrodite br br The alliance between Cassandra and Athena is fragile Cassandra suspects Athena lacks the will to truly kill her own family And Athena fears that Cassandra s hate will get them all killed br br The war takes them across the globe searching for lost gods old enemies and Achilles the greatest warrior the world has ever seen As the struggle escalates Athena and Cassandra must find a way to work together Because if they can t fates far worse than death await

Rating: 3.28 out of 5

Ungodly (Goddess War, #3)

Ungodly (Goddess War, #3) Description:

For the Goddess of Wisdom what Athena didn t know could fill a book That s what her opponents said br br So she was wrong about some things So her carefully planned assault on Olympus left her team beaten and scattered and possibly dead So they have to fight the Fates themselves who it turns out are the source of the gods illness And sure Athena is stuck in the underworld holding the body of the only hero she has ever loved br br But all is not lost Hermes is still topside trying to power up Andie and Henry before he runs out of time and submits to his death or the Fates arrive to speed it along br br And Cassandra is up there somewhere too on a quest for death with the god of death himself br br Just because things haven t gone exactly according to plan it doesn t mean they ve lost They ve only mostly lost And there s a big difference

Rating: 3.62 out of 5

When Gods and Vampires Roamed Miami (Goddess War, #0.5)

When Gods and Vampires Roamed Miami (Goddess War, #0.5) Description:

When Gods and Vampires Roamed Miami is the story of when immortal teen goddess Athena is mistaken for a vampire by a desperate youth who refuses to leave her side until she turns him This tale takes place in the world of the Goddess Wars series for young adults by award winning author Kendare Blake

Rating: 3.33 out of 5

The Dogs of Athens (Goddess War, #0.1)

The Dogs of Athens (Goddess War, #0.1) Description:

The Dogs of Athens by Kendare Blake is a dark story set before the events of the Goddess Wars series for young adults during the twilight of the gods Greek goddess Artemis and her immortal companions have returned to modern day Athens where a chance reunion with Actaeon the mortal hero who fell prey to Artemis fatal wrath thousands of years ago turns violent once again

Rating: 3.72 out of 5

Sleepwalk Society

Sleepwalk Society Description:

This is the story of the last summer of total freedom for three best friends as seen through the eyes of one of them Violet Monroe It is a story that deals with change and choice In the background looms the impact of the attack on the United States The year is Violet believes she and her pals Terran Ingram and Joey Fielding will spend the summer smoking dope and trashing their parents What she will learn is that her perfect friend Terran stays high to escape the successful life plan her mother has laid out for her Her own mother stays in a constant state of intoxication and opens her mail with latex gloves fearing anthrax Joey who has been madly in love with Terran since he was eleven will finally get his chance at romance Violet will be forced to reexamine her world and all its main characters

Rating: 3.77 out of 5