Lilith Saintcrow - Jill Kismet - Little, Brown Book Group

Jill Kismet

The Complete Series

By Lilith Saintcrow

  • Paperback
  • £15.99

The omnibus edition of New York Times bestselling author Lilith Saintcrow's complete JILL KISMET series.

Not everyone can take on the things that go bump in the night.

Not everyone tries.

But Jill Kismet is not just anyone.

She's a Hunter, trained by the best --- and in over her head.

Welcome to the night shift...

The omnibus edition of Jill Kismet contains: Night Shift, Hunter's Prayer, Redemption Alley, Flesh Circus, Heaven's Spite and Angel Town.

Biographical Notes

Lilith Saintcrow was born in New Mexico, bounced around the world as an Air Force brat, and fell in love with writing when she was ten years old. She currently lives in Vancouver, WA.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780316209199
  • Publication date: 28 Mar 2013
  • Page count: 1392
  • Imprint: Orbit US
Piatkus

At Death's Door

Sherrilyn Kenyon
Authors:
Sherrilyn Kenyon

One step into the Dark-Hunter world and you'll never turn back 'Brisk, ironic and relentlessly imaginative. These are not your mother's vampire novels' Boston GlobeBorn the beautiful daughter of a poor cobbler, Valynda Moore learned early in life that beauty was its own form of a curse in a world ruled by ruthless men who would use any means to take what they wanted. And the stakes were never higher than the night when one man went so far as to steal her very soul and condemn her to live eternity in the body of a living straw doll.Now she has one chance to be human again. To have her soul restored to a flesh-and-blood body. But only if she betrays everyone she holds dear, and breaks every vow she's made.To her, the choice is simple. She'd never hurt her friends. Besides, what use does she have for a human body? Until her enemies use the one lure that even she cannot resist. Now, like Eve in the Garden of Eden, Valynda has a choice. She can be selfless and alone in her cold, doll's body for eternity. Or she can pluck the one piece of fruit she's always longed to taste and become human in the process. But there's just one small catch. Not only will her friends pay the price for her humanity, she will damn all of humanity in her place.The latest gripping instalment in this sensational, rip-roaring Historical Fantasy series, set in the Dark-Hunter World from #1 NYT bestselling author Sherrilyn Kenyon, 'arguably one of the most in-demand and prolific authors in America' Publishers Weekly'Kenyon boldly goes where no author has gone before and claims yet another genre as her own. [She is] a publishing phenomenon . . .' Publishers Weekly

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The Love Delusion

Nicola Mostyn
Authors:
Nicola Mostyn

Two years ago Frida saved the world . . . so now why can't she even save herself?Frida McKenzie just wants to live a nice, normal life with her boyfriend Dan. Trouble is, as the descendent of Eros, and the Delphic Oracle respectively, this happy couple are anything but normal. So when an anti-love cult begins to sweep the city, it's down to Frida and Dan to discover the deadly intentions of The Love Delusion's handsome and charismatic leader, R A Stone. But at least they have each other, right? Wrong. Because as Frida gets deeper into this ancient grudge match, the cost of her destiny becomes clear, and the role of a hero doesn't come with a happily ever after...A warm, funny love story with a difference, this is truly a super-heroine story for the modern age.Praise for The Gods of Love'A proper page-turner! Suspenseful, mysterious, spooky and witty - and great fun' Justin Myers, author of The Last Romeo'Adventurous, magical, and very, very funny!' Emma Jane Unsworth, author of Animals

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Hailey Edwards
Authors:
Hailey Edwards

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K. J. Parker
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The Witch's Kind

Louisa Morgan
Authors:
Louisa Morgan

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Soulkeeper

David Dalglish
Authors:
David Dalglish

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Orbit US

Afterwar

Lilith Saintcrow
Authors:
Lilith Saintcrow

They say the war's over when the surrender is signed. It's a lie.America's bloody Second Civil War lasted for years. When the surrender is signed, it's supposed to be over; refugees flood the highways, trying to get back home. For Swann's Riders-especially their newest addition Lara Nelson, snatched from certain death in the Firster kamp system-there's no such thing as a home to return to.Swann and his crew of partisans work for the Federal Army now, hunting through the wreckage for war criminals and kamp officials. Their next quarry is carrying something explosive, something that can level the nascent Federal government and turn the entire continent into a hellscape- well, more than it already is.Across America, working against time and chaos, Swann's Riders are back in the fight. And Lara, whose secrets may well end up consuming her too, has a vengeance of her own to deliver...

Piatkus

Death Doesn't Bargain

Sherrilyn Kenyon
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Sherrilyn Kenyon
Orbit US

Cormorant Run

Lilith Saintcrow
Authors:
Lilith Saintcrow

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Piatkus

Deadmen Walking

Sherrilyn Kenyon
Authors:
Sherrilyn Kenyon

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Orbit

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Lilith Saintcrow
Authors:
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Orbit

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M. R. Carey
Authors:
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Roadside Magic

Lilith Saintcrow
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Robinson

Tales from the Vatican Vaults

David V. Barrett
Authors:
David V. Barrett

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Orbit

Blood Call

Lilith Saintcrow
Authors:
Lilith Saintcrow
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Dragonbane

Sherrilyn Kenyon
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Sherrilyn Kenyon

Sherrilyn Kenyon returns with the next addictive novel in her globally bestselling Dark-Hunter series . . .Out of all the mysterious boarders who call Sanctuary home, no one is more antisocial or withdrawn than Maxis Drago. But then, it's hard to blend in with the modern world when you have a fifty foot wingspan. Centuries ago, he was cursed by an enemy who swore to see him fall. An enemy who took everything from him and left him forever secluded.But Fate is a bitch, with a wicked sense of humor. And when she throws old enemies together and threatens the wife he thought had died centuries ago, he comes back with a vengeance. Modern day New Orleans has become a battleground for the oldest of evils. And two dragons will hold the line, or go down in flames.

Orbit

Trailer Park Fae

Lilith Saintcrow
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Born of Defiance

Sherrilyn Kenyon
Authors:
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