Friday, 20 May 2011

On My Wishlist

On My Wishlist is hosted by Book Chick City and runs every Saturday. It's where I list all the books I desperately want but haven't actually bought yet. They can be old, new or forthcoming.

Angelfire by Courtney Allison Moulton

This debut, the first novel in a trilogy, is achingly romantic, terrifying, and filled with blistering action.
When seventeen-year-old Ellie starts seeing reapers - monstrous creatures who devour humans and send their souls to Hell - she finds herself on the front lines of a supernatural war between archangels and the Fallen and faced with the possible destruction of her soul.
A mysterious boy named Will reveals she is the reincarnation of an ancient warrior, the only one capable of wielding swords of angelfire to fight the reapers, and he is an immortal sworn to protect her in battle. Now that Ellie's powers have been awakened, a powerful reaper called Bastian has come forward to challenge her. He has employed a fierce assassin to eliminate her - an assassin who has already killed her once.
While balancing her dwindling social life and reaper-hunting duties, she and Will discover Bastian is searching for a dormant creature believed to be a true soul reaper. Bastian plans to use this weapon to ignite the End of Days and to destroy Ellie's soul, ending her rebirth cycle forever. Now, she must face an army of Bastian's most frightening reapers, prevent the soul reaper from consuming her soul, and uncover the secrets of her past lives - including truths that may be too frightening to remember.

The morbidly monotonous Dullsville has finally become the most exciting place on earth now that Raven is madly in love with her hot vampire boyfriend Alexander, and a crew of vampires has taken residence in Dullsville's old mill. Raven discovers Jagger's plan to open a new club, The Crypt, right here in Dullsville. But is it her dream come true, or her worst nightmare? Raven and Alexander have to figure out what the nefarious vampire has in store for Dullsville's teen and vampire population. Can Raven convince Jagger to listen to her plans to make the Crypt the morbidly magnificent dance club it could be? Will it be safe for mortals and vampires alike?
And as Sebastian and Luna's relationship heats up, Raven wonders about her own amorous fate: Will Alexander ever turn her? Does he crave her and does he want to spend eternity together? And what does she really want?
With cryptic secrets and cravings, this eighth installment in the Vampire Kisses series is a romantic and mysterious thrill ride.


  1. I really want to start the Vampire Kisses series, they all look good :)

  2. Angelfire's good! Very action-packed with a swoon-worthy love interest. :) New follower here.

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  3. Vampire Kisses? I think I may have missed this series. Eek!

  4. I love teh smokey cover to Angelfire...hmm..maybe one for me to check out as well. :)

  5. I have Angelfire sitting waiting to be read on my enormous TBR pile. I will get to it eventually!

    New follower here.
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  6. I'm looking forward to reading Cryptic Cravings. i really like that series.

  7. I love the cover to Angelfire and want to read it myself. These both sound good so I'm adding them to my own wishlist :)

  8. Hi! I'm reading Cryptic Cravings right now!

    Here's my wishlist
    Under The Covers

  9. This week I actually crossed more wishes off my list than I added. Come see what I've read.

  10. Both look great! I'm a new follower. Here's my wishlist: Have a lovely Saturday!

  11. I really need to start the Vampire Kisses series, it looks awesome! I haven't read Angelfire yet either...but have heard it is great.