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Colleen Houck - Tiger's ​Promise
Before ​the curse, there was a promise. A prequel to the bestselling Tiger’s Curse series, this much anticipated novella recalls the beginning of Ren and Kishan’s story. Before Kelsey there was a girl, raised by a villain, whose love for a hero changed the course of history. Trapped under the thumb of her abusive and powerful father Lokesh, Yesubai struggles to keep her own magical abilities secret while evading his dark powers. When Lokesh promises Yesubai to the prince of a neighboring kingdom, she becomes the central pawn in his plot to destroy the ruling family and take power for himself. Yesubai is trapped by her father’s threats and desperate to protect the man she comes to love, but she knows that any decision she makes will have dire consequences. As dark forces gather around her, Yesubai must decide if she’s willing to reveal that somewhere deep within her she has the power to change everything.

Colleen Houck - Tiger's ​Dream
A ​tiger left behind. A goddess in need of an ally. Stranded in a time and place he never wished for, Kishan Rajaram struggles to forget the girl he loves and the brother who stole her away as he fulfills his divine role—that of assisting the beautiful, yet extremely irritable, goddess Durga. When the wily shaman Phet appears and tells Kishan that Kelsey needs him, he jumps at the chance to see her again, but in saving Kelsey, he discovers that the curse he thought was over, is just beginning. As time unravels around him, Kishan realizes that the fates of all those he holds dear, lie in hands. With the power of the goddess hanging in the balance, Kishan must sacrifice the unthinkable to fight the dark forces swirling around the woman he’s charged to defend. As he does, he discovers that love and loyalty create their own magic and accepts that he must decide his destiny once and for all. Tiger’s Dream is the conclusion to the epic Tiger’s Curse fantasy romance series that left you breathless.

Colleen Houck - Reawakened
When ​seventeen-year-old Lilliana Young enters the Metropolitan Museum of Art one morning during spring break, the last thing she expects to find is a live Egyptian prince with godlike powers, who has been reawakened after a thousand years of mummification. And she really can't imagine being chosen to aid him in an epic quest that will lead them across the globe to find his brothers and complete a grand ceremony that will save mankind. But fate has taken hold of Lily, and she, along with her sun prince, Amon, must travel to the Valley of the Kings, raise his brothers, and stop an evil, shape-shifting god named Seth from taking over the world. From New York Times bestselling author Colleen Houck comes an epic adventure about two star-crossed teens who must battle mythical forces and ancient curses on a journey with more twists and turns than the Nile itself.

Colleen Houck - Recreated
The ​second book in Colleen Houck's Reawakened Series, where Lily must now not only travel across the globe, she must enter the Netherworld (hell), to save the love of her life, Amon. If Lily thought traveling across the globe with a reawakened sun-prince was an epic adventure, she's now in for the journey of a lifetime. Amon has left his sacred duty to the gods and transported himself to the Netherworld, what we know as hell, to live out the rest of his years in agony. He is tormented by the loss of his love, Lily, and wishes to relinquish his obligation to the gods until they can reunite again. Lily has sought refuge on her grandmother's farm until she must attend the college of her parents' choice, and it is there that she is visited by Anubis, the Egyptian god of mummification, who fills her in on Amon's choice and that she is the only one who can save him. What Lily doesn't tell Anubis is that since she's left Amon she has known something went wrong. Lily can feel Amon's pain and she's been having dreams, dreams filled with Amon fighting awful beasts and crying out in agony. She will do whatever it takes to save him. For his life means more to her than anything in the world, which may not exist if she doesn't bring him back home.

Colleen Houck - Fluch ​des Tigers
Zwei ​verwunschene Prinzen, eine gefährliche Reise, ein ewiger Fluch Nachdem die 19-jährige Kelsey bereits unzähligen Gefahren getrotzt hat, um ihren geliebten Tigerprinzen Ren von seinem Fluch zu befreien, steht ihr nun die größte aller Prüfungen bevor: Ren verliert sein Gedächtnis und damit jede Erinnerung an die romantischen Stunden, die er und Kelsey miteinander verbracht haben. Und der Fluch des dunklen Magiers Lokesh, der Ren und seinen Bruder Kishan getroffen hat, ist noch immer nicht gebrochen. Das ungleiche Trio muss sich auf die Suche nach dem Kleinod einer Göttin machen, das vielleicht Erlösung bringen kann. Doch den Weg dorthin können nur fünf Drachen weisen. Auf einer Seereise, die Kelsey das Fürchten lehrt, muss sie erneut die Liebe Rens gewinnen – und sich gleichzeitig in Acht nehmen, Kishans Charme nicht zu verfallen …

Colleen Houck - Kuss ​des Tigers
Ihr ​Ferienjob im Zirkus Maurizio verändert das Leben der 18-jährigen Kelsey ein für alle Mal, denn dort begegnet sie Ren, einem majestätischen weißen Tiger. Sofort spürt sie, dass zwischen ihr und dem Tiger eine ganz besondere Verbindung besteht. Als sie gebeten wird, Ren nach Indien zu bringen, um ihn dort auszuwildern, zögert Kelsey keine Sekunde. Noch ahnt sie freilich nicht, welch tragisches Geheimnis Ren verbirgt: Er ist ein verwunschener indischer Prinz, der einst von einem mächtigen Magier dazu verdammt wurde, sein Leben als Tiger zu verbringen. Wird Kelsey ihn erlösen können?

Colleen Houck - A ​tigris átka
Szenvedély. ​Sors. Hűség. Kockáztatnád mindezt azért, hogy megváltoztasd a végzeted? Amikor Kelsey Hayes azon gondolkodott, vajon mit fog csinálni ezen a nyáron, álmában sem jutott volna eszébe, hogy egy háromszáz éves indiai átkot próbál majd megtörni. Egy rejtélyes fehér tigrissel, akit Rennek hívnak. A világ túlsó felén. Pedig pontosan ez az, ami történt. Szembeszállva sötét erőkkel, bűvös mágiával és misztikus világokkal, ahol semmi sem az, aminek látszik, Kelsey mindent kockára tesz, hogy megfejtsen egy ősi próféciát, amely örökre megtörheti az átkot. A tigris átka egy epikus fantasztikus-romantikus sorozat feszült. izgalmas első kötete, egy olyan élmény, amiből még többet akarsz.

Colleen Houck - A ​tigris végzete
A ​Durga istennőtől kapott három küldetés teljesítése után már csak egyetlen prófécia áll a tigris átkának megtörésén fáradozó Kelsey, Ren és Kishan útjában. Ám minden eddiginél nagyobb, életveszélyes erőpróba vár rájuk, versenyfutás az idővel és Lokeshsal, a gonosz varázslóval: a bengáli-öbölbeli Andamán-szigeteteken kell fölkutatniuk Durga utolsó adományát, a tűzkötelet. A nagy sikert aratott Tigris sorozat várva várt negyedik kötetében folytatódik a jók harca a gonoszság ellen, kiderül, mire képes a szeretet meg a hűség, és egyszer s mindenkorra föltárul a tigrisek igazi végzete.

Colleen Houck - Tiger's ​Quest
Kelsey ​Hayes is no ordinary college freshman. In fact, the eighteen-year-old girl has just returned from India, where she risked her life—and her heart—to rescue a handsome Indian prince from a terrible curse. Back home in Oregon, Kelsey is determined to move on, despite the lingering feelings she has for the man she left behind. She meets Li, a completely average guy who offers the promise of an ordinary, curse-free life. But just when Kelsey is ready to move on, Ren reenters her life, on a quest to reclaim her heart. Danger threatens their newly rekindled love and to save him, Kelsey must journey with someone else—a man who wants her for himself. The saga begun in Tiger’s Curse continues in Tiger’s Quest, as Kelsey finds herself in an epic battle between good and evil. From the shores of the Pacific Northwest to the jungles of India, the mountains of Nepal and Tibet, and the mystical realm of Shangri-la, this suspenseful tale of love, sacrifice, and redemption is not to be missed.

Colleen Houck - The ​Lantern's Ember
A ​bold and ghostly stand-alone from New York Times bestselling author Colleen Houck, with all the moodiness of Sleepy Hollow and all the romance her fans love. Welcome to a world where nightmarish creatures reign supreme. Five hundred years ago, Jack made a deal with the devil. It's difficult for him to remember much about his mortal days. So he focuses on fulfilling his sentence as a Lantern--one of the watchmen who guard the portals to the Otherworld, a realm crawling with every nightmarish creature imaginable. Jack has spent centuries jumping from town to town, ensuring that nary a mortal--or not-so-mortal--soul slips past him. That is, until he meets beautiful Ember O'Dare. Seventeen, stubborn, and a natural-born witch, Ember feels a strong pull to the Otherworld. Undeterred by Jack's warnings, she crosses into the forbidden plane with the help of a mysterious and debonair vampire--and the chase through a dazzling, dangerous world is on. Jack must do everything in his power to get Ember back where she belongs before both the earthly and unearthly worlds descend into chaos. Colleen Houck, the New York Times bestselling author of the Tigers Curse series and Reawakened series, breathes new life into classic folklore in this wild, twisting adventure propelled by the spirit of Halloween.

Colleen Houck - Reunited
After ​surviving her otherworldly adventure, Lily wakes up on her nana’s farm having forgotten everything. Her sun prince, her travels to Egypt, and her journey to the Afterlife are all distant memories. But Lily is not the girl she once was. Her body is now part human, part lion, and part fairy. And if that isn’t bad enough, she must now harness this power of three and become Wasret: a goddess destined to defeat the evil god Seth once and for all. With the help of her old friend Dr. Hassan, Lily departs on her final voyage through the cosmos and across the plains of Egypt. On the journey, she will transform into the being she is destined to become. Reunited is the heart-pounding conclusion to the Reawakened series. It is time for Lily to find her sunset.

Colleen Houck - Tiger's ​Voyage
In ​the third installment of the Tiger series, Kelsey Hayes pushes through the pain of lost love and strengthens her friendship with Kishan. Despite his strong feelings for her, Kishan has agreed to be her ally in helping her reunite with the man she still loves. Together, they seek to help Ren regain his memory and begin the search for the third magical gift—an object of power that will help break the curse that causes them to live part of their lives as tigers. They board a luxury yacht and seek Durga's aid once again, who supplies them with her golden weapons. With Nilima, Mr. Kadam, Ren, and Kishan at her side, she soon learns that the task ahead will be even more difficult than the others. Confronting a dark magician, multiple dragons, and terrifying denizens of the deep seems easy when compared to facing the daunting task of stitching up her heart. Just when she thinks she's ready to set her feet on a new path, she is yanked back with a jolt to the one she's determined to leave behind. The jarring tug-of-war that ensues for Kelsey's heart leaves her anxious and confused. Combined with the stress of almost being killed every other day, it would appear that saving the tigers is almost more than she can handle. Still, she presses on, knowing that a choice is looming on the horizon. One she cannot put off making for long. Tiger's Voyage is an irresistible romance with a barrage of action on the high seas, where a reader will find a treasure chest full of dragons, sea monsters, knights in shining armor, fabled weapons, and enduring love. The tropic waters of India create the backdrop for the latest installment in the tiger series. This novel, a multicultural take on the classic Beauty and the Beast tale, delves into the complex emotional turmoil and pressure associated with not only making the best choice for a nation but also the best choice for yourself.

Colleen Houck - Tiger's ​Curse
Passion. ​Fate. Loyalty. Would you risk it all to change your destiny? The last thing Kelsey Hayes thought she'd be doing this summer was trying to break a 300-year old Indian curse. With a mysterious white tiger named Ren. Halfway around the world. But that's exactly what happened. Face-to-face with dark forces, spell-binding magic, and mystical worlds where nothing is what it seems, Kelsey risks everything to piece together an ancient prophecy that could break the curse forever. Tiger's Curse is the exciting first volume in an epic fantasy-romance that will leave you breathless and yearning for more.

Colleen Houck - Schwur ​des Tigers
Dreimal ​haben die neunzehnjährige Kelsey und ihre beiden Tigerprinzen Ren und Kishan sich bereits in lebensgefährliche Abenteuer gestürzt, um die Aufgaben zu lösen, die ihnen die Göttin Durga gestellt hat. Denn nur wenn Kelsey alle magischen Schätze Durgas zusammenträgt, kann die Göttin den Fluch, der auf Ren und Kishan liegt, aufheben. Ihre letzte Prüfung soll Kelsey in den Golf von Bengalen führen, um dort das letzte und wertvollste Kleinod zu bergen. Die Reise dorthin ist gefährlich, und noch bevor sie ihr Ziel erreicht, wird Kelsey von dem dunklen Magier Lokesh entführt. Gelingt es ihr nicht, Lokeshs Klauen zu entkommen, sind all ihre bisherigen Abenteuer vergebens und die Tigerprinzen für immer in ihrem grausamen Schicksal gefangen. Die größte Prüfung aber ist Kelseys eigenes Herz – noch immer weiß sie nicht, ob Ren oder Kishan für sie bestimmt ist. Nur eines ist klar: Wenn sie sich entscheidet, dann ist es eine Liebe für die Ewigkeit …

Colleen Houck - Tiger's ​Destiny
With ​three of the goddess Durga's quests behind them, only one prophecy now stands in the way of Kelsey, Ren, and Kishan breaking the tiger's curse. But the trio's greatest challenge awaits them: A life-endangering pursuit in search of Durga's final gift, the Rope of Fire, on the Adaman Islands in the Bay of Bengal. It's a race against time--and the evil sorcerer Lokesh--in this eagerly anticipated fourth volume of the bestselling Tiger's Curse series, which pits good against evil, tests the bonds of love and loyalty, and finally reveals the tiger's' true destiny once and for all. A smart phone tag code on the back cover links readers to the series website.

Colleen Houck - A ​tigris utazása
Öt ​mitikus kínai sárkány és a nyílt tenger várja a tizenkilenc éves Kelseyt, aki nekivág harmadik küldetésének ‒ ezúttal, hogy megszerezze Durga istennő fekete gyöngysorát, és felszabadítsa szeretett Renjét mind a tigrisátok, mind a hirtelen támadt amnéziája alól. Ren rosszfiú öccsének, Kishannak azonban más tervei vannak, és a két fivér ringbe száll Kelsey érzelmeiért, miközben együtt próbálnak túljárni mindazok eszén, akik útjukban állnak céljaik elérésében. A tigris utazása, a Tigris-sorozat harmadik kötete egy lebilincselő történetet varázsol elénk misztikus teremtményekkel, szerelemtől tépett szívekkel és olyan cselekménnyel, amelytől mindvégig tűkön ülve rágod a körmöd, miközben Kelsey, Ren és Kishan hajója a végzetük felé úszik. Veszély. Szívfájdalom. Választások. Túl hosszú idő örökké várni az igaz szerelemre?

Colleen Houck - A ​tigris küldetése
Hazatérve ​Oregonba Kelsey megpróbálja újra összeszedni széthullott élete darabjait, és elfojtani Ren iránti érzelmeit. Ám a veszély ott leselkedik a sarkon túl, arra kényszerítve a lányt, hogy visszatérjen Indiába, ahol útra kel, hogy teljesítse a második küldetést ezúttal Ren fekete, rosszfiú öccsével, Kishannal, akit szintén sújt a tigrisátok. Telis-tele halálos veszedelmekkel, mágikus álmokkal és a szív választásaival, A tigris küldetése a triót még egy lépéssel közelebb juttatja annak az átoknak a megtöréséhez, amely hármójukat összeköti.

Colleen Houck - Pfad ​des Tigers
Die ​Liebe führte die junge Kelsey einst nach Indien, wo sie den verwunschenen Tigerprinzen Ren von seinem Fluch befreite. Nun kehrt sie zurück in das Land der Mythen und undurchdringlichen Wälder und trifft dort Rens Bruder wieder. Kishan, vor langer Zeit ebenfalls von einem bösen Magier verzaubert, ist in allem das dunkle Gegenstück zu seinem Bruder. Nur in einem Punkt gleicht er ihm völlig: Kelsey hat es ihm angetan, und er setzt alles daran, ihr Herz zu erobern … Nach Kuss des Tigers die atemberaubende Fortsetzung der Bestsellerserie.