Urban Fantasy

Urban fantasy is a subset of contemporary fantasy, consisting of novels and stories with supernatural and/or magical elements set in contemporary, real-world, urban settings--as opposed to 'traditional' fantasy set in imaginary locations. Many urban fantasy novels are told via a first-person narrative, and feature supernatural beings such as vampires, shapeshifters, fairies, witches, sorcerers, and demons. Urban fantasy stories tend to have a high amount of suspense and action, and sometimes include mystery, romance, humor and/or horror in the plotline.

Magic Breaks (Kate Daniels, #7)
Illusive (Illusive, #1)
Fiendish
Poison Promise (Elemental Assassin, #11)
Fireborn (Souls of Fire, #1)
Monster Hunter Nemesis
The Rhesus Chart (Laundry Files, #5)
How the White Trash Zombie Got Her Groove Back (White Trash Zombie, #4)
Free Agent (Grimm Agency, #1)
Night's End (Indigo Court, #5)
The Buried Life (The Buried Life, #1)
Full Fathom Five (Craft Sequence, #3)
A Vision in Velvet (A Witchcraft Mystery #6)
Bloodshifted (Edie Spence, #5)
Cold Hard Secret  (Secret McQueen, #7)

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    The Book of the Forsaken (The Game, #1)
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    Metaphysical Fantasy/ Magical Realism in modern time Europe

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    Superunknown: Of Fairytales and Grunge
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    Release date: Jul 07, 2014
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    Crooked Fang (Crooked Fang, #1)
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    Release date: Jan 04, 2014
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    1 copy available, 247 people requesting
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  • The Book of Life (All Souls Trilogy, #3)
    City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments, #6)
    Silver Shadows (Bloodlines, #5)
    The Magician's Land (The Magicians, #3)
    Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #1)
    Magic Breaks (Kate Daniels, #7)
    Dreams of Gods & Monsters (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #3)
    Dark Skye (Immortals After Dark #14)
    Days of Blood & Starlight (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #2)
    Skin Game (The Dresden Files, #15)
    Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days, #1)
    The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, #1)
    The Golem and the Jinni
    The Fiery Heart (Bloodlines, #4)
    Blood Games (Chicagoland Vampires, #10)
    City of Bones by Cassandra ClareMoon Called by Patricia BriggsVampire Academy by Richelle MeadHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingDead Until Dark by Charlaine Harris
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    Cold Days by Jim ButcherThe Blinding Knife by Brent WeeksThe Name of the Wind by Patrick RothfussTricked by Kevin HearneA Perfect Blood by Kim Harrison
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    Undead and Unwed by MaryJanice DavidsonNobody Loves a Bigfoot Like a Bigfoot Babe by Simon OkillDead Until Dark by Charlaine HarrisDead to the World by Charlaine HarrisNice Girls Don't Have Fangs by Molly Harper
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    Storm Front (The Dresden Files #1)
    Moon Called (Mercy Thompson, #1)
    Fool Moon (The Dresden Files #2)
    Magic Bites (Kate Daniels, #1)
    Blood Bound (Mercy Thompson, #2)
    Grave Peril (The Dresden Files #3)
    Iron Kissed (Mercy Thompson, #3)
    Summer Knight (The Dresden Files #4)
    City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1)
    Bone Crossed (Mercy Thompson, #4)
    Dead Witch Walking (The Hollows, #1)
    Death Masks (The Dresden Files #5)
    Silver Borne (Mercy Thompson, #5)
    Darkfever (Fever, #1)
    Dead Beat (The Dresden Files #7)

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