Ace Books, 1989. Mass market paperback original; first in a series of six novels written by various authors and loosely connected to Isaac Asimov's "Robot" series.
A determined heroine, a quest? adventure galore! Neef is a changeling, a human baby stolen by fairies and replaced with one of their own. She lives in ?New York Between,? a Manhattan that exists side by side with our own, home to various creatures of folklore. Neef has always been protected by her fairy godmother?until she breaks a Fairy Law. Now, unless she can meet the challenge of the Green Lady of Central Park, she?ll be sacrificed! Neef is determined to beat the rap?but time is running out . . .
Changeling (58,388 words) The world of a fantasy writer is never exactly as it appears to be. When Lacy's everyday world blends into the words of her novels that is when her troubles begin. The unraveling of her life leads one to wonder about what is real and what is not. One can never be certain which is which!
Mike Oldfield's 'Tubular Bells' sold 15 million copies worldwide, catapulting him into a world of stardom he was ill-equipped to deal with. In 'Changeling' he tells the story of his difficult upbringing, his battles with mental illness and his 'rebirth' at a controversial Exegesis seminar.
Two stories by the Hugo and Nebula Award winning author Roger Zelazny following the development of an evil wizard's baby taken to earth unaware of his dark magic past. He returns to his home land and is a powerful sorcerer, but he has many enemies and one want him dead...In 'Changling', the people had long suffered under Det Morson's power...lived in terror of his dragons and other minions. When at last, the wizard Mor joined the fight, Det and his infamous Rondoval castle were destroyed. But the victory was not complete, for the conquerors found a baby amidst the rubble: Det's son, Pol. Unwilling to kill the child, Mor took him to a world where the ways of magic were considered mere legends - a world called Earth. Years later, the boy grew to become Daniel Chain, a nightclub guitarist possessing mental energies he doesn't understand. But those mental abilities will soon determine his fate in a terrifying clash of power...on a world which, as yet, he knows nothing about. In 'Madwand' Pol Detson, son of Lord Det of Rondovel, has come home. He is now a powerful sorceror of unsurpassed natural ability - in a world where the power of magic is the only kind that matters. But Pol is still an untrained talent, a 'madwand'. To take control of his powers, to rule in his father's place, he must survive arduous training and a fantastic initiation into the rites of sorcery. As friends, Pol has one dragon and one thief. As enemies, he has the most powerful wizards of the land. And at least one of them wants him dead.
A changeling will do anything to find and keep his mate in this smoldering story from New York Times bestselling author Nalini Singh. Bastien Smith is frustrated. A changeling male should be able to track his mate anywhere—through fire and hail, snow and rain. But he keeps finding and losing her scent in the city streets, ever since he first became aware of it two weeks earlier, when the elusive fragrance awakened the leopard within him... Then Bastien is suddenly confronted with his prey. Kirby is an all-too-human woman who wants Bastien just as much as he wants her. But he can’t deny what his body and senses are telling him: there is a raging chaos inside of Kirby that he doesn’t understand, secrets that whisper awake at midnight and cause her terrible pain. If they’re to have any chance of forever, then he must solve the mystery that is Kirby...Secrets at Midnight originally appeared in Night Shift.INCLUDES A TEASER FOR ALLEGIANCE OF HONOR
When the leader of the local witch coven is murdered, all evidence suggests foul play of the faerie variety. With group of anti-supernatural assassins running around town, I have to figure out their connection with the dark faeries before my best friend Isabel, the new coven leader, becomes the killer's next target. Nobody ever crosses the witches and escapes unscathed, but with the ancient Sidhe, all bets are off. I need to have my wits about me, otherwise one mistake might spell the destruction of our world.
Enter the Netherworlde… Become the Changeling. 'An exciting story, fast-moving with surprises and mysteries galore' – Simon Clark Robin Fellows lives with his grandmother and lives what appears to be a rather ordinary life for a normal twelve year old boy. But when Robin’s Gran dies, quite suddenly and a bit mysteriously, his world is turned upside down. A long lost relative comes out of the woodwork and whisks him away to a mysterious new home, Erlking Hall, a quiet estate in the solitary countryside of Lancashire. Suddenly Robin must adjust to his new reality. But reality is no longer what he thought it was… Erlking has many secrets – as do his newly found Great-Aunt Irene and her servants. After a strange encounter on the train and meeting a cold, eerie man on the platform, Robin begins to notice odd happenings at Erlking. There is more than meets the eye to this old, rambling mansion. Little does he know that there is more than meets the eye to himself. Robin is the world’s last Changeling. He is descended from a mystic race of Fae-people, whose homeland, the Netherworlde, is caught in the throes of a terrible civil war. Not only this, but in this new world there is a magical force that has infiltrated the human realm. Before he can wrench power from the malevolent hands of the Netherworlde’s fearsome tyrant leader, Lady Eris, he must first search for the truth about himself and the ethereal Towers of Arcania. The first instalment of The Changeling Series, Isle of Winds is an engrossing tale written in the traditions of high fantasy story-telling while carving out a magical new realm. It is perfect for fans of The Lord of the Rings and the Harry Potter series. James lives in the North of England, close to wild moors and adjacent to a haunted wind farm, with his extremely patient and long-suffering family and a very old cat named Gargoyle. When the cat dies, James plans to buy a raven and name it Quoth. He is the author of the Changeling fantasy series, following the adventures of Robin, a seemingly unremarkable boy who is swept up into a war between our world, and the Netherworlde, a shadowy realm which lies beyond our own. In addition to fantasy, James also writes Science Fiction, Urban Gothic and Steampunk, for people old enough to know better. Venture Press is a science fiction and fantasy imprint of Endeavour Press, the UK’s leading independent digital publisher. We are committed to the discovery and rediscovery of immensely talented authors in the SFF genre, and continue to push boundaries in search of great literature. Join us as we venture across universes and unknown landscapes – past, present and future. Sign up to our newsletter: http://bit.ly/1LUVI4n Follow us on Twitter @venture_press Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1NnFow7
I'm Ivy Lane, and lately, my life has been suspiciously free of faerie-related drama. But there's a storm coming. Now, the lords of Faerie know I have their magic. What they don't know is that I killed a powerful faerie, and might just have doomed both our worlds in the process. With hellhounds camping out in my garden and a dark uprising amongst the half-faeries, something bad is on the move in Faerie. The evil that rose to destroy our world twenty years ago is back. After all, in the place where the faerie realm meets the spirit world, nothing truly dies...
Clay Bennett, Halb-Leopard und Wächter der DarkRiver Leoparden, ist zutiefst erschüttert, als er seine Jugendliebe Talin McKade wiedertrifft. Seit zwanzig Jahren hielt er sie für tot, doch nun bittet sie ihn um Hilfe: Kinder mit außergewöhnlichen Begabungen werden entführt, und auch Talin scheint in großer Gefahr zu schweben. Clay muss alles riskieren, um seine einstige Geliebte zu retten. Dabei kommt ihm die wilde, animalische Seite seines Wesens zugute, die Talin einst dazu brachte, sich von Clay zurückzuziehen und ihren Tod vorzutäuschen. Wird Talin ihn jetzt mit all seinen Facetten annehmen können? Ein neuer Band der erotischen Gestaltwandler-Serie! Kreativer, spannender und sinnlicher geht es kaum. LoveLetter
"The latest addition to the World of Darkness. Taken from your home, transformed by the power of Faerie, kept as the Others' slave or pet - but you never forgot where you came from. Now you have found your way back through the Thorns, to a home that is no longer yours. You are Lost. Find yourself."
The Noble Oaths Swear again your allegiance to your Court; take up your knight’s banner and badge once more. The ties between us shall be renewed, and the old oaths fulfilled. We all stand together in summer, the season of war. A Character Book for Changeling: The Lost™ • A detailed look at freeholds, how they operate and how to create particularly vivid settings for a chronicle • Information on the four seasonal Great Courts, from rituals and customs to their magical arsenal of powers • A host of new Entitlements, from bold knights to cun-ning courtiers
"A Chronicle Book, A wide selection of antagonists for any chronicl. Expanded information on the True Fae who rule in Arcadia or have been banished to the mortal world"
A character book for Changeling
"A Character Book , In-depth treatment of the kiths, A look at changeling courts around the world, including the Directional Courts of Asia"
Details on the wars and conflicts of the Lost. Talecrafting and Fate as means to expand a character’s legend. Glorious objects and terrible relics from legend and dream. The Court of Dawn and new Entitlements reflecting the aspects of change.
"Shield your cryptic die rolls and notes from prying players' eyes, and have the wisdom of the Lost available at a glance. With this beautiful slice of the Hedge between Storyteller and players, the game table will have that extra touch of dangerous fae beauty."