Author Archives: Kersyn

Kersyn is an avid reader who dreams of one day having books listed on Bitten by Books. Until that time she keeps up her constant diet of books; read, devoured, savored, and digested. She lives in a zoo with many pets, both four and two legged who keep her pretty busy chasing them all, but in between times of running she has her trusty book at her side. If a book is not in her hands then it is either a cross-stitch or craft project.

The Last Sicarius by Van R. Mayhall Jr.

The Last Sicarius by Van R. Mayhall Jr.As Clothilde Lejeune works to decipher and translate the contents of the codex found in the oil jar her father brought back from the war, her work is interrupted by the enigmatic Monsignor who enlists her help and the help of her son to find the remaining oil jars mentioned in her father’s letter from the war. With the Kolektor out of the way, another has stepped into his place and the body count is Read More »

Judas the Apostle by Van R. Mayhall Jr.

Judas the Apostle by Van R. Mayhall Jr.Clothilde Lejeune, a specialist in ancient languages, finds her world turned upside down with the news of her father’s death. Upon arrival at her childhood home, she and her son learn that the ancient oil jar her father had brought back from World War II may hold more than the memory of a young man killed in the war. With the help of a mysterious Monsignor and her son, J.E., Cloe must Read More »

Gemini Cell by Myke Cole

Gemini Cell: A Shadow Ops Novel by Myke ColeJim Sweitzer is a Navy SEAL, a husband, and a father. When he sees something on an op that he was not supposed to, he is tracked down and killed. In a new government program, with the assistance of a young goatherd who has the ability to reconnect the dead soul with its body, Jim finds himself alive again, but not his own master. In an effort to find out the truth about his death, Jim must work with his

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Indistinguishable From Magic by David A. McIntee

Star Trek: The Next Generation: Indistinguishable from Magic by David A. McInteeWhen the U.S.S. Intrepid is found in perfect condition, just missing its crew, dead in space and nowhere near the location the ship was originally reported missing from, two hundred years since it was last heard from, the Federation’s best engineers are assembled to try and figure out what happened to the ship and crew. The answers only add new questions that send them on a larger quest for answers. Read More »

Dire Wants by Stephanie Tyler

Dire Wants: A Novel of the Eternal Wolf Clan by Stephanie TylerWith the supernatural world in turmoil it is up to the Dires to try and bring it under control. Their only hope, however, lies in finding a witch as powerful as Seb, who has betrayed them and now helps the weretrappers. Stray and his brother Killian will be the strongest weapons in the Dire’s arsenal against the assault. Read More »

Dire Desires by Stephanie Tyler

Dire Desires: A Novel of the Eternal Wolf Clan by Stephanie TylerJinx is at odds with his pack. Exiled from the house, living with a vampire named Jez, Jinx has been trying to undo the damage he unintentionally caused while the Dire ghost army tried to rule the world, which unleashed some of the monsters living in purgatory. When he hears of an unshifted Were in a psychiatric hospital, he drops everything to go her aid. Read More »

Dire Needs by Stephanie Tyler

Dire Needs: A Novel of the Eternal Wolf Clan by Stephanie TylerRifter and the rest of the Dire wolves live a life protecting humanity, though the untrained eye sees them as a band of outlaw bikers. His Brother Wolf rages inside of him demanding his needs be sated as well as Rifter’s. When he meets a drop dead gorgeous girl who isn’t scared of him at the local bar that caters to both humans and non-humans, he falls hard for her.
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The Return of Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke

The Return of Zita the Spacegirl (Zita the Spacegirl Series) by Ben HatkeZita has been captured by the Doom Squad and now stands charged with various crimes, and finds herself doing time in a space prison where there is no escape. An enigmatic character arises who helps Zita to escape. As they race to get off the space prison, Zita learns her friend whom she thought had returned safely home has been through the depths of despair and is back again to save her. Read More »

Legends of Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke

Legends of Zita the Spacegirl (Zita the Spacegirl Series) by Ben HatkeZita has become a hero to the residents of the various star systems, a helper of all. When a delegation of Lumponians request her help she is off, but is it really Zita or a robot impersonator? As the real Zita races to catch up with the impersonator, she finds herself in a bit of trouble with the space authority. Along the way she meets new friends and discovers that heroes come in many shapes and sizes. Read More »

Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke

Zita the Spacegirl (Zita the Spacegirl Series) by Ben HatkeZita and her friend, Joseph, encounter a fragment that falls from space. As they examine it, they are pulled into space and flung far from home. Separated, Zita goes in search of Joseph, trying to help rescue him from a race who think that Joseph is the answer to their prophecy and that he will rescue them from an impending asteroid strike. Read More »

Peacemaker by C. J. Cherryh

Peacemaker: Foreigner #15 by C.J. CherryhBren Cameron and his Atevi guards have discovered a corruption within the Assassin’s Guild that is several decades in the making. The timing of its discovery, though, on the cusp of Cajeiri’s fortunate ninth birthday, is less than desirable, though they know they must move quickly if they hope to stem the flood of corruption before its ringleaders manage to disappear. Read More »

Protector by C. J. Cherryh

Protector: Book Fourteen of Foreigner by C. J. CherryhBren Cameron, the political liaison between the human settlement and the Atevi people, finds himself in a tangled position as Cajeiri, Tabini’s son, nears his fortunate ninth birthday. Tabini promises his son that Cajeiri may have three young humans from the space station spend time to help Cajeiri celebrate his fortunate birthday. Read More »

Iron Horse Rider Book Three by Adelle Laudan

Iron Horse Rider Three (Iron Horse Rider Trilogy Book 3) by Adelle LaudanShane and Tia are preparing to move with the tribe to the summer grounds of the Micmac tribe, but an evil spirit seems to be plaguing their every move. In their personal lives major changes are afoot, as well. Shane and the rest of the tribe must be vigilant to track down the source of this evil and banish it before it can destroy them. Read More »

Mirror Sight by Kristen Britain

Mirror Sight: Book Five of Green Rider by Kristen BritainKarigan finds herself in a different time, her world completely turned upside down. Torn from her own time, Karigan must maneuver through a world mostly devoid of magic and thus her abilities do not work. Relying on the generosity of a high-ranking member of society, Karigan slowly begins to develop a plan to try and get home. Read More »

Valley of Bones by Eric Wilson

Valley of Bones (Jerusalem's Undead Trilogy) by Eric WilsonThe final battle is on the horizon and the battle lines have been drawn.

On the side of the Collectors is Natira, who has the blood of the Man from Kerioth’s flowing through his veins. He is on the verge of having tracked down all of the Nistarim and has a plan to take them out in one fell swoop, but his plan relies on finding the Crown of Thorns the Nazarene wore during his crucifixion, but its location is unknown. Read More »

Haunt of Jackals by Eric Wilson

Haunt of Jackals (Jerusalem's Undead Trilogy) by Eric WilsonGina is in hiding, having survived one battle with the Collectors, but they want her dead more than ever. In her protection is a young boy, but if the Collectors find them the consequences could become dire. During her time hiding she learns more about herself and her father, realizing how important she is to the cause. Read More »

Field of Blood by Eric Wilson

Field of Blood (Jerusalem's Undead Trilogy, Book 1) by Eric WilsonGina Lazarescu has grown up sheltered by her mother, hidden from the undead who would kill her if they found her, though she had no knowledge of them or why they want her dead.

As time passes, Gina learns who she is and her significance in the battle between the Collectors, a group released from the Akeldama, who feed on souls and human blood, and the Nistarim, those who rose from their graves after the Nazarene’s crucifixion. Her life, and the fate of the Nistarim, depends Read More »

Celtic Moon by Jan DeLima

Celtic Moon (Celtic Wolves) by Jan DeLimaSophie Thibodeau has been keeping her son safe from the moment he was conceived. Running and hiding is the only way to keep ahead of the her son’s father. When Josh begins to show changes, she realizes that his father is the only one who can help him to go through them. Read More »