Stan Pike is the son of a fisherman, who lives with his father and elder brother in the remote fishing village of Oadford, set beneath the ominous looking Mount Smouldotion, home to the terrifying dragon, Gordon the Gruesome. Gordon created mayhem for the townsfolk for decades, but has not been seen for nearly a hundred years.
When a handsome stranger asks you to run away with him, your sane, rational answer should come easy: â€śNo. Absolutely not.â€ť Which is exactly what I said to Reid Carson. I swear. Yet somehow I still found myself in his shiny red convertible driving eighty miles an hour down the interstate.
Ruby Carmichael is your typical teenage girl, trying to ignore the unusual fact she sees ghosts. After almost ending the life of her school crush at a dance, Ruby is humiliated and confused. She isn't prepared for the revelation that she's fated to join the School of Exorcists, a mysterious school that trains young Senders in the art of crossing over the undead and protecting the world from dark magic forces.
If you were given a magical book that could grant your deepest truest wish, what would you wish for? Do you think you know your true wish? Nel does. Sheâ€™s known it since she was six and now she may have a chance for her wish to come true. The Carte Dorare, a magical book thatâ€™s a century old, is calling out to her. Itâ€™s been hidden away for fifty years, but not forgotten. Everyone in the city of Drutherton is looking for it. Nel is the only one close enough to unearth it.
Sheâ€™s an alien whose home world doesn't even know she exists. He just inherited a planet, and now heâ€™s running from it. She has spent a lifetime hiding in plain sight. He wants to escape the spotlight. Her touch can heal. His wounds are deep. Two hearts, two planets collide. Itâ€™s the perfect union. Except the part where the worldâ€™s about to end.
Austin Valley appears as it always has, but Em Fuller knows that appearances arenâ€™t what they seem. She knows under the surface, that cracks are starting to form in this seemingly well-manicured society. Sheâ€™s responsible for creating these cracks...
Zoe Jabril could be just another 17-year-old girl attending parties with her friends and checking out cute guysâ€”except her best friend is a Guardian Angel, and the boy she crushes on is a Nephilim, half-angel, both sent to Earth to protect her. A high school classmate happens to be a trendsetting shopaholic fairy. And now thereâ€™s a new werewolf in town.
Em returns to Austin Valley, but there are many things that donâ€™t add up about her homecoming. Sheâ€™s left Rogue behind and is adamant that Dr. Parker must leave the Valley with her. Zack agrees to help her, but soon learns sheâ€™s not telling the whole truth when Rogue comes storming back.