Melissa Marr könyvei a rukkolán

Kelley Armstrong - Melissa Marr - Loki's ​Wolves
New ​York Times bestselling authors Melissa Marr (Wicked Lovely) and Kelley Armstrong (The Summoning) will join forces to write the middle grade trilogy The Blackwell Pages for Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. The title was acquired by Megan Tingley, Senior Vice President and Publisher, with Kate Sullivan editing. The Blackwell Pages will tell the story of two 12-year-old boys and one girl, all distant descendants of the Norse gods, who must journey to prevent the impending Ragnarok (the apocalypse). The first book, Loki’s Wolves, is slated for publication in Spring of 2013.

Melissa Marr - Wicked ​Lovely - Desert Tales 3. - Resolve
The ​conclusion of Melissa Marr's manga series set in the world of her bestselling Wicked Lovely novels! Hidden away from the concerns of the faery and mortal worlds, Rika has treasured the solitude of the desert. But now a threat imperils her desert home—and as a new romance blossoms, so does Rika's determination to face that threat head-on. The time for hiding is over.

Melissa Marr - Veszélyes ​álmok
Századokon ​át tartó stabilitás és béke után felborul a tündérudvarok közötti egyensúly. Irialnek, a Sötét Királynak új kihívással kell szembenéznie. Ha kudarcot vall, vérontásra és brutális erőszakra kell számítani. A 17 éves Leslie semmit sem tud a tündérekről és a viszályaikról. Egy nap megtetszik neki egy hátborzongatóan gyönyörű, szemeket és szárnyakat ábrázoló tetoválás. Meg van róla győződve, hogy ez a szimbólum hozza el számára a változást, amelyre kétségbeesetten vágyik. A tetoválás valóban megváltoztatja, de nem úgy, ahogy remélte. Különös dolgokat és baljós változásokat tapasztal: Leslie és Irial sorsa összefonódik. A lány egyre mélyebbre merül a tündérek világába, képtelen ellenállni a csábításnak.

Melissa Marr - Darkest ​Mercy
The ​Summer King is missing; the Dark Court is bleeding; and a stranger walks the streets of Huntsdale, his presence signifying the deaths of powerful fey. Aislinn tends the Summer Court, searching for her absent king and yearning for Seth. Torn between his new queen and his old love, Keenan works from afar to strengthen his court against the coming war. Donia longs for fiery passion even as she coolly readies the Winter Court for battle. And Seth, sworn brother of the Dark King and heir to the High Queen, is about to make a mistake that could cost his life. Love, despair, and betrayal ignite the faery courts, and in the final conflict, some will win…and some will lose everything. The exhilarating conclusion to Melissa Marr’s New York Times bestselling Wicked Lovely series will leave readers breathless.

Melissa Marr - The ​Arrivals
The ​Arrivals is the second novel for adults by internationally bestselling author Melissa Marr. Chloe walks into a bar and blows five years of sobriety. When she wakes, she finds herself in an unfamiliar world, The Wasteland. She discovers people from all times and places have also arrived there: Kitty and Jack, a brother and sister from the Wild West; Edgar, a prohibition bootlegger; Francis, a one-time hippie; Melody, a mentally unbalanced 1950s housewife; and Hector, a former carnival artist. None know why they arrived there--or if there is way out of a world populated by monsters and filled with corruption. Just as she did in Graveminder, Marr has created a vivid fantasy world that will enthrall. Melissa Marr's The Arrivals is a thoroughly original and wildly imagined tale about making choices in a life where death is unpredictable and often temporary.

Kelley Armstrong - Melissa Marr - Odin's ​Ravens
Seven ​kids, Thor's hammer, and a whole lot of Valkyries are the only things standing against the end of the world. When thirteen-year-old Matt Thorsen, a modern day descendant of the Norse god Thor, was chosen to represent Thor in an epic battle to prevent the apocalypse he thought he knew how things would play out. Gather the descendants standing in for gods like Loki and Odin, defeat a giant serpent, and save the world. No problem, right? But the descendants' journey grinds to a halt when their friend and descendant Baldwin is poisoned and killed and Matt, Fen, and Laurie must travel to the Underworld in the hopes of saving him. But that's only their first stop on their journey to reunite the challengers, find Thor's hammer, and stop the apocalypse--a journey filled with enough tooth-and-nail battles and larger-than-life monsters to make Matt a legend in his own right. Authors K.L. Armstrong and M.A. Marr return to Blackwell in the epic sequel to Loki's Wolves with more explosive action, adventure and larger-than-life Norse legends.

Melissa Marr - The ​Wicked & the Dead
In ​near-future New Orleans, draugar, again-walkers, are faster and stronger than most humans, but not venomous until they are a century old. Until then, they shamble and bite. Since not everyone wants to see their relatives end up that way, Geneviève Crowe makes her living beheading the dead. But now, her magic's gone sideways, and the only person strong enough to help her is the one man who could tempt her to think about picket fences: Eli Stonecroft, a faery who chose bar-owner in New Orleans over a life in Elphame. When human businessmen start turning up as draugar, both the queen of the again-walkers and the wealthy son of one of the victims hire Geneviève to figure it out. She works to keep her magic in check, the dead from crawling out of their graves, and enough money for a future that might be a lot longer than she'd like. Neither her heart nor her life are safe now that she's juggling a faery, murder, and magic.

Melissa Marr - The ​Kiss & the Killer
The ​next installment in a new faery and fanged world written by the author of the internationally bestselling Wicked Lovely series...for readers of Patricia Briggs, Chloe Neill, and Jeaniene Frost. "It’s not all blood and magic in my business, despite what people wanted to believe. Sometimes it was blood, magic, and cartoon bandages." Half witch, half killer, wholly unsuccessful at every Faery Bargain so far...Geneviève Crowe makes her living beheading or resurrecting the dead in near-future New Orleans. After entering an accidental engagement, overcoming attempted murder, and discovering a family secret, Geneviève is ready for things to settle down, but carnival season in New Orleans is not the best time of year for "normal." When Eli Stonecroft, the faery who has claimed her heart despite her best attempts, offers her a new faery bargain--she's smart enough to say no . . . right up to the point when she has to decide between dealing with the consequence of this faery bargain or facing the killer alone. As the draugr mix with the locals and tourists, and bodies start to pile up, Geneviève is enlisted by the NOPD and hunting a killer amidst the swirl of parades of Carnival season.

Kelley Armstrong - Melissa Marr - Thor's ​Serpents
For ​fans of Percy Jackson and the Olympians, the thrilling conclusion to The Blackwell Pages, written by New York Times bestselling YA authors, K.L. Armstrong and M.A. Marr. Thirteen-year-olds Matt, Laurie, and Fen have beaten near-impossible odds to assemble their fellow descendants of the Norse Gods and complete epic quests. Their biggest challenge lies ahead: battling the fierce monsters working to bring about the apocalypse. But when they learn that Matt must fight the Midgard Serpent alone and Fen and Laurie are pulled in other directions, the friends realize they can't take every step of this journey together. Matt, Laurie, and Fen will each have to fight their own battles to survive, to be true to themselves, and to one another - with nothing less than the fate of the world hanging in the balance.

Melissa Marr - Pretty ​Broken Things
After ​receiving a lead from an unlikely source, Juliana, the mortician tasked with the bodies of victims of the "Carolina Creeper", the South’s most notorious serial killer in decades, sets off to New Orleans in search of Theresa Morris, an heiress and presumably the Creeper’s only surviving victim. Theresa now goes by “Tess” and is a shadow of her former heiress self. She’s also being pursued by famous novelist Michael, who sets his sights on Tess as the muse of his work-in-progress, oblivious to her former identity. As Michael gets closer to Tess and begins to put the pieces of her traumatic past together, Juliana zeroes in on her whereabouts. They don’t know it, but the three of them are on a collision course, hurtling straight into the Creeper’s path.

Melissa Marr - Bunny ​Roo, I Love You
A ​warm and tender welcome to the world! In a gorgeous picture book that’s playfully sweet and visually captivating, New York Times bestselling author Melissa Marr and talented new illustrator Teagan White celebrate the many ways parents make their new babies feel at home. The world can seem like a big, bewildering place for new babies—fortunately, their mamas know just how to soothe and comfort them. Through enchanting scenes portraying all kinds of mama animals looking out for their little ones, the mother in this story reassures her baby, and young children everywhere, that their caretakers will always love them and keep them safe. This beautiful picture book has the feel of a classic and its heartwarming premise should make it a family favorite.

Melissa Marr - Törékeny ​örökkévalóság
A ​tündérek világában, akárcsak az emberi lények birodalmában, a szerelem és a hatalom körül forog minden. Amikor Aislinnból, a tündérlátó halandóból Nyárkirálynő lesz, nem mennek fényesen a dolgok a négy tündérudvar körül. Beteljesületlen szerelem, sértett büszkeség, bosszúvágy – meg egy igazi bajkeverő, Bananach, a hollólány ármánykodása egyre jobban veszélybe sodorja a tündérvilág törékeny békességét. Boldogság nélkül ugyanis az örökkévalóság fabatkát sem ér. Márpedig Aislinn boldogtalan, mert szerelme, Seth halandó, és így mindketten tudják, hogy előbb-utóbb el kell búcsúzniuk egymástól. Sorcha, a Magas Udvar és az egész tündérbirodalom királynője boldogtalan, mert magányos. Niall, a Sötét Király boldogtalan, mert a vele történt tragikus események ellenére képtelen ellenállni a kísértésnek, hogy ártson másoknak. Pedig ott él közöttük minden boldogság és békesség kulcsfigurája. Egy halandó, aki szabad bejárással bír mindegyik tündérudvarba. Élvezi bizalmukat, hallgatnak a szavára. Befolyásos… és a védelmük alatt áll. Sorcha, a tündérbirodalom királynője gyengéd érzelmeket táplál iránta... A halandót Seth Morgannek hívják, ő Aislinn szerelme. Seth rájön, hogy nincs más megoldás: neki kell tündérré válnia ahhoz, hogy szerelmével együtt élhessenek az örökkévalóságban. Azt is tudja, hogy ez egy csapásra helyrebillentené az egyensúlyt a többi szenvedő életében is, hiszen Keenan és Donia újra egymásra találhatna, Seth ott állna Niall mellett, hogy visszatartsa a gonosz kísértésektől, és Sorcha sem lenne többé magányos. Elindul a Magas Udvarba, hogy alkut kössön a Tündérkirálynővel, és bebocsátást nyerjen az örökkévalóságba. Csakhogy az egyezségnek ára van. Amikor tündérként visszatér a Nyár birodalmába, Aislinn éppen megragadta Keenan csuklóját, és megborzongott: nem a hidegtől, hanem örömében, ahogy az elektromosság átcikázott a bőrén és a csontjain. Tagadhatatlanul szexuális töltetű élmény volt. A fiú keze a csupasz hasán nyugodott, és ez majdnem olyan erotikus volt számára, mint Sethtel. Nem lökte el magától a fiú kezét, nem engedte el a csuklóját. A bőre életre kelt a napfénytől. Keenan napfényétől. Felsóhajtott, amikor egy erősebb napsugár a fiú tenyeréből kiindulva a bőrébe hatolt. A szeme rebegve lecsukódott, ahogy végighullámzott rajta a vágy. Seth ráébred, hogy Aislinn és Keenan időközben vészesen közel került egymáshoz. Nem adja fel, harcolni akar a lányért, vissza akarja szerezni Aislinn szerelmét.

Melissa Marr - Ink ​Exchange
Unbeknownst ​to mortals, a power struggle is unfolding in a world of shadows and danger. After centuries of stability, the balance among the Faery Courts has altered, and Irial, ruler of the Dark Court, is battling to hold his rebellious and newly vulnerable fey together. If he fails, bloodshed and brutality will follow. Seventeen-year-old Leslie knows nothing of faeries or their intrigues. When she is attracted to an eerily beautiful tattoo of eyes and wings, all she knows is that she has to have it, convinced it is a tangible symbol of changes she desperately craves for her own life. The tattoo does bring changes - not the kind Leslie has dreamed of, but sinister, compelling changes that are more than symbolic. Those changes will bind Leslie and Irial together, drawing Leslie deeper and deeper into the faery world, unable to resist its allures, and helpless to withstand its perils. . . .

Melissa Marr - Carnival ​of Souls
In ​a city of daimons, the Carnival of Souls hosts a deadly competition. Once in a generation, every citizen can fight to join the ruling elite. Without the competition, Aya and Kaleb would both face bleak futures—if for different reasons. For each of them, fighting to the death is the only way to try to live. In our own world, Mallory knows that her father—and every other witch—fled the daimons’ city long ago. She trains to be lethal because it’s only a matter of time until the daimons catch up with them. While Mallory possesses little knowledge of The City, every inhabitant of The City knows of her. There are plans there for Mallory, and soon she, too, will be drawn into the decadence that is the Carnival of Souls. From Melissa Marr, bestselling author of the Wicked Lovely series, comes a brand-new tale of secrets, love, and the struggle to forge one’s own destiny.

Melissa Marr - Wicked ​Lovely
The ​clash of ancient rules and modern expectations swirl together in this cool, urban 21st century faery tale. Rule 3: Don't stare at invisible faeries. Aislinn has always seen faeries. Powerful and dangerous, they walk hidden in the mortal world, and would blind her if they knew of her Sight. Rule 2: Don't speak to invisible faeries. Now faeries are stalking her. One of them, Keenan, who is equal parts terrifying and alluring, is trying to talk to her, asking questions Aislinn is afraid to answer. Rule 1: Don't ever attract their attention. But it's too late. Keenan is the Summer King and has sought his queen for nine centuries. Without her, summer itself will perish. He is determined that Aislinn will become the Summer Queen at any cost! Suddenly none of the rules that have kept Aislinn safe are working any more, and everything is on the line: her freedom; her best friend, Seth; her life; everything.

Melissa Marr - Seven ​Black Diamonds
Melissa ​Marr returns to faery in a dramatic story of the precarious space between two worlds—and the people who must thrive there. The combination of ethereal fae powers, tumultuous romance, and a bloodthirsty faery queen will have longtime fans and new readers alike at the edge of their seats. Lilywhite Abernathy is a criminal—she's half human, half fae, and since the time before she was born her very blood has been illegal. A war has been raging between humans and faeries, and the Queen of Blood and Rage, ruler of the fae courts, wants to avenge the tragic death of her heir due to the actions of reckless humans. Lily's father has always shielded her from the truth, but when she's sent to the prestigious St. Columba's school, she's delivered straight into the arms of a fae Sleeper cell—the Black Diamonds. The Diamonds are planted in the human world as the sons and daughters of the most influential families, and tasked with destroying it from within. Against her will, Lilywhite's been chosen to join them . . . and even the romantic attention of the fae rock singer Creed Morrison isn't enough to keep Lily from wanting to run back to the familiar world she knows.

Melissa Marr - Wicked ​Lovely - Desert Tales 1. - Sanctuary
Discover ​Melissa Marr's mesmerizing world of Faerie . . . The desert is far away from the schemes of the Faerie Courts - and that's how Rika likes it. Once a mortal and now a faery, Rika seeks isolation and revels in her ability to appear invisible to humans. Then, she meets him. Artistic and kind, Jayce is the last person Rika wants to hide from. But change is coming, challenging Rika's freedom and her new romance, as her past pursues her, even into the heart of the desert. . . .

Melissa Marr - Wicked ​Lovely - Desert Tales 2. - Challenge
The ​stakes are rising, and Rika finds it harder to ignore Faerie politics. As a former mortal and now a solitary faery, she has relished the isolation and freedom of the desert. But new players are seeking power, and old allies are imperiled. As tensions mount, Rika must decide whether - and how - to act to save her independence and her romance with Jayce.

Kelley Armstrong - Melissa Marr - Loki ​farkasai
Az ​északi mítoszok megjósolták a Ragnaröknek nevezett világvégét, amit kizárólag az istenek akadályozhatnak meg. Amikor bekövetkezik az apokalipszis, nekik kell megküzdeniük a szörnyekkel: gigantikus farkasokkal és kígyókkal, amelyek mind el akarják pusztítani a világot. Az istenek azonban már régóta nincsenek köztünk. A dél-dakotai Blackwell városának legtöbb lakója egyenes ági leszármazottja Thor vagy Loki istennek, így a tizenhárom éves Matt Thorsen és két osztálytársa, Fen és Laurie Brekke is. Mivel számára ez a családtörténet része, Matt úgy ismeri az északi mítoszokat és isteneket, mint a tenyerét – ez azonban nem jelenti azt, hogy hisz is ezekben. Amikor tudomására jut, hogy közeleg a Ragnarök, és a végső harcban neki kell majd képviselnie az isteneket néhány gyerekkel, alig hisz a fülének. De a feladat akkor is rá vár, így Laurie és Fen segítségével megállíthatatlan csapatot hoz létre, hogy megelőzze a világvégét. A Loki farkasaival indul K. L. Armstrong és M. A. Marr Blackwelli Históriák című sorozata lélegzetelállító kalandokról, mitikus figurákról és fordulatos csatákról.

Melissa Marr - Faery ​Tales And Nightmares
Dangerous ​promises and beguiling threats swirl together in a dozen stories of enchantments dark and light by New York Times bestselling author Melissa Marr. Uncanny and unexpected creatures appear from behind bushes, rise from beneath the seas, or manifest from seasonal storms to pursue the objects of their attention—with amorous or sinister intent—relentlessly. From the gentle tones of a storyteller’s cadences to the terror of a blood sacrifice, tales of favorite characters from Marr’s Wicked Lovely novels mix with accounts of new characters for readers to fall in love with...or to fear. Lush, seductive, and chilling, Melissa Marr’s stories revel in the unseen magic that infuses the world as we know it. Table of Contents: "Where Nightmares Walk" "Winter's Kiss" (Fairy Tales) "Transition" (Vampires) "Love Struck" (Selchies) "Old Habits" (WL World) "Stopping Time" (WL World) "The Art of Waiting" "Flesh for Comfort" "The Sleeping Girl and the Summer King" (WL World-ish, the short story that started the series) "Cotton Candy Skies" (WL World) "Unexpected Family" (WL World) "Merely Mortal" (WL World)

Melissa Marr - The ​Hidden Knife
New ​York Times bestselling author Melissa Marr invites readers into a magical world where stone gargoyles live among humans, ferocious water horses infiltrate the sea, and school hallways are riddled with magic wards--and where a group of young heroes seeking justice discovers those very creatures are the best of allies. Twenty years ago, a door opened between the world of humans and the Netherwhere, allowing all kinds of otherworldly creatures entry. Some, like the kelpies and fairies, who like to bite, are best avoided. But the gargoyles are wise and wonderful, and show a special affection for humans. Vicky has grown up under the watchful eye of a gargoyle named Rupert, and excels at sword-fighting and magic. But there's so much she doesn't know--like why her mother, once one of the queen's elite Ravens, keeps Vicky hidden away and won't let Vicky train at the elite Corvus school where girls with her gifts perfect their skills. But when a horrific tragedy occurs, Vicky knows it's finally time to use her gifts, and that the only place she should be to avenge the crime against her family is at Corvus. There she bands together with a former street thief and an alchemy student to figure out whom they can trust in a place that's rife with intrigue and secrets. And all the while, the gargoyles watch and nudge. Time's not linear to them, so they know change comes in ripples. With their steadying influence, Vicky and her friends just might be the generation to expose the court's secrets and ensure a better future for both worlds.

Melissa Marr - Radiant ​Shadows
Hunger ​for nourishment. Hunger for touch. Hunger to belong. Half-human and half-faery, Ani is driven by her hungers. Those same appetites also attract powerful enemies and uncertain allies, including Devlin. He was created as an assassin and is brother to the faeries' coolly logical High Queen and to her chaotic twin, the embodiment of War. Devlin wants to keep Ani safe from his sisters, knowing that if he fails, he will be the instrument of Ani's death. Ani isn't one to be guarded while others fight battles for her, though. She has the courage to protect herself and the ability to alter Devlin's plans - and his life. The two are drawn together, each with reason to fear the other and to fear for one another. But as they grow closer, a larger threat imperils the whole of Faerie. Will saving the faery realm mean losing each other? Alluring romance, heart-stopping danger, and sinister intrigue combine in the penultimate volume of Melissa Marr's New York Times bestselling Wicked Lovely series.

Melissa Marr - Graveminder
The ​New York Times bestselling author of the Wicked Lovely series delivers her first novel for adults, a story about the living, the dead, and a curse that binds them. Rebekkah Barrow never forgot the tender attention her grandmother, Maylene, bestowed upon the dead of Claysville, the town where Bek spent her adolescence. There wasn’t a funeral that Maylene didn’t attend, and at each Rebekkah watched as Maylene performed the same unusual ritual: three sips from a small silver flask followed by the words “Sleep well, and stay where I put you.” Now Maylene is dead and Bek must go back to the place—and the man—she left a decade ago. But what she soon discovers is that Maylene was murdered and that there was good reason for her odd traditions. It turns out that in placid Claysville, the worlds of the living and the dead are dangerously connected. Beneath the town lies a shadowy, lawless land ruled by the enigmatic Charles, aka Mr. D—a place from which the dead will return if their graves are not properly minded. Only the Graveminder, a Barrow woman, and the current Undertaker, Byron, can set things to right once the dead begin to walk

Melissa Marr - Fragile ​Eternity
Seth ​never expected he would want to settle down with anyone - but that was before Aislinn. She is everything he'd ever dreamed of, and he wants to be with her forever. Forever takes on new meaning, though, when your girlfriend is an immortal faery queen. Aislinn never expected to rule the very creatures who'd always terrified her - but that was before Keenan. He stole her mortality to make her a monarch, and now she faces challenges and enticements beyond any she'd ever imagined. In Melissa Marr's third mesmerizing tale of Faerie, Seth and Aislinn struggle to stay true to themselves and each other in a milieu of shadowy rules and shifting allegiances, where old friends become new enemies and one wrong move could plunge the Earth into chaos.

Melissa Marr - Veszélyes ​játék
A ​tündérek kedvesek és bájosak? Épp ellenkezőleg: erősek, veszélyesek, s az emberek világában élnek. Hol láthatatlanok, hol pedig álcát öltenek, és nem sokan tudják, kik ők valójában. Ám a 17 éves Aislinn tudja: a tündérlátás képességével született, amely számára inkább teher, mint áldás. Mindig ott vannak körülötte, látja a kegyetlenségüket, de a nagyanyján kívül senkivel sem beszélhet róluk. A legjobb stratégia elkerülni őket… Egyes számú szabály: Soha ne hívd fel magadra a figyelmüket! Kettes számú szabály: Ne beszélj a láthatatlan tündérekkel! Hármas számú szabály: Ne bámuld a láthatatlan tündéreket! Már késő. A nyomába szegődtek. Egy halott lány és a farkasa, valamint egy félelmetes, ugyanakkor ellenállhatatlan vonzerőt sugárzó fiú, Keenan. Vajon mit akarnak tőle? Az eddig biztonságot nyújtó szabályok már nem működnek, s minden veszélybe kerül: Aislinn szabadsága, halandó élete, és a legjobb barátja, Seth, aki talán már több mint barát. Fokozatosan kibontakozik egy évezredes történet átokról, beteljesületlen szerelemről, gonosz erőkről és kitartásról. Talán nem tökéletes minden, de az lehet. Tündérintrika, halandó szerelem, egy ősi játék kegyetlen szabályai és a modern elvárások összecsapása - erről szól Melissa Marr 21. századi tündérmese-sorozatának első kötete.