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Author: Erica Hayes

Erica Hayes was a law student, an air force officer, an editorial assistant and a musician, before finally landing her dream job: fantasy and romance writer. She writes dark paranormal and urban fantasy romance, and her books feature tough, smart heroines and colourful heroes with dark secrets. She hails from Australia, where she drifts from city to city, leaving a trail of chaos behind her. Currently, she's terrorizing the wilds of Northumberland.

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Scarred - Sapphire City, #2

Scarred
  • Number: B017QZNVQQ
  • Release: 2016-01-14
  • Author: Erica Hayes
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: HarperImpulse
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The breathtaking sequel to ‘Scorched’!

Superpowers don't make you a hero…

Verity Fortune's crime-fighting days are over. In exile, defeated by her smug supervillain nemesis, her shady past exposed—even her own superpowered family condemns her as a traitor. Whatever it takes, Verity's determined to prove she can still be a force for good.

Now, Sapphire City faces a new threat: a delinquent duo with extraordinary powers and a terrifying talent for destruction. Outmatched and on the run, her telekinetic powers faltering, Verity can't defeat this menace alone—but whom can she trust, when the only person who believes in her is her arch-enemy?

‘I haven’t read such a good book in a long time…if you’re looking for something gritty, exciting, and fresh with complex and interesting characters, then Scorched is the book for you’ – Book Chic City


Scorched

Scorched
  • Number: B00JTN14KO
  • Release: 2014-05-22
  • Author: Erica Hayes
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: HarperImpulse
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In a world where everyone wears a mask, you can't trust anyone… not even yourself.

Verity Fortune was once Sapphire City’s top crime-fighter, wielding her powers of telekinesis to battle the city’s most despicable villains.

Now, she’s consumed by a single burning desire -

Revenge.

Against those who took away her mask, her memory, and nearly her life.

Having escaped from the asylum they left her to rot in, Verity dons her mask once again and becomes the Seeker, a vigilante warrior for truth.

But when she unwittingly uncovers an evil conspiracy deep within her own family, she’s suddenly on the run, alone and hunted by those she thought were on her side…


Tales from the SFR Brigade

Tales from the SFR Brigade
  • Stars
  • Number: B00H0ENUFQ
  • Release: 2013-12-05
  • Authors: Linnea Sinclair, Erica Hayes, Marcella Burnard, Berinn Rae, Pippa Jay, Liana Brooks, Amy Laurens, Kyndra Hatch
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: The Science Fiction Romance Brigade
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Experience love and adventure among the stars in ‘Tales from the SFR Brigade,’ a digital anthology of eight Science Fiction Romance stories.

• A space captain discovers the cyborg she loves just might be her greatest enemy.

• A mind-wiped prostitute risks all when she recruits a dangerous stranger to help her escape a terrible fate.

• A prisoner-of-war confronts the comrade who loved her, then left her for dead.

• A space-obsessed physics teacher is kidnapped by a far-too-charming alien.

• An apocalypse survivor battles the biomech-enhanced hunter who seeks to capture her.

• A young artist must choose between her comfortable life on Earth or a war-torn space colony with her beloved.

• A daring thief is on the run from the alien law man who is determined to bring her to justice.

• A widowed rebel leader tries to save the last remnants of humanity, one stranger at a time.

From Earth to the furthest reaches of the galaxy, explore the worlds of Science Fiction Romance with stories from Linnea Sinclair, Marcella Burnard, Erica Hayes, Liana Brooks, Pippa Jay, Berinn Rae, Amy Laurens, and Kyndra Hatch.


Demon Chained - Shadowfae Chronicles #5

Demon Chained
  • Number: B00F5XN1BC
  • Release: 2013-09-12
  • Author: Erica Hayes
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Independently Published
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A dark, delicious fantasy romance from the author of Shadowfae.

Jewel is a djinni of the lamp, an enchanted slave, bound to her owner by dark magical cravings she can't resist. She burns for freedom, and when her lamp is stolen—by Tam, a hot and dirty bad-boy thief—she vows to be rid of her new master at any cost. Even as she plots Tam's demise, the lamp's dark fascination makes her long to claim him as her own.

But the last thing Tam wants is a spellbound djinni who can't say 'no'. Cursed by a demon to suffer living death, he's tormented by undead longing for pain, pleasure, any sensation he can get. To have this exquisite, besotted Jewel at his bidding is pure torture . . . because Tam refuses to succumb to her magical allure.

Not when he knows she can't truly be attracted to an ever-dying freak. And not when he’s already on a mission from his cruel demon master: capture and deliver one djinni . . .


Redemption - Seven Signs, Book 2

Redemption
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9780425258385
  • Release: 2013-03-05
  • Author: Erica Hayes
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Supernatural
  • Publisher: Berkley
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Japheth the Tainted is on the hunt for a mysterious demon vampire. But meeting her face-to-face might disarm his warrior spirit—and spark an unquenchable passion with apocalyptic consequences. As a fallen angel, Japheth is determined to make his way back to heaven by staying pure and slaying hellspawn. With a new scourge of vampires unleashed by a blood-drinking demon, the Prince of Thirst, there’s plenty to be done. But Japheth is after one vampire in particular—the one they call the Angel Slayer. Rose Harley never wanted to be a vampire, but the Prince of Thirst can turn even the kindest soul into a soldier of hell. Feeling abandoned by God, she stalks the West Village taking revenge on his angels—until she meets her match. When Japheth and Rose encounter each other, the battle is fierce and charged with desire. But when they discover a common enemy—the Prince of Thirst himself—they form a dangerous alliance that could either cost them their eternal lives, or spark a love more powerful than heaven or hell.


Dragonfly

Dragonfly
  • Number: B009DZG0AW
  • Release: 2012-12-01
  • Author: Erica Hayes
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Romantic Elements, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Momentum
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Carrie Thatcher is a tough Imperial counter-terrorism agent. Her mission: pose as a sexy cyber-thief to entrap the notorious rebel Dragonfly, who’s planning a heist on the space station Casa de Esperanza; a orbital casino on the fringe of Imperial space.

And this assignment’s personal: Dragonfly murdered her closest friend, and she’s in no mood to show him mercy. Even getting stuck with the partner from hell—Malachite, her sociopathic ex-lover and the Empire’s most dangerous agent—can’t dampen her relish for the kill.

With Carrie’s expert weapons skills and penchant for cracking codes, insinuating herself into Dragonfly’s confidence should be easy. But is he the ruthless killer she was led to believe? Or has her precious Empire deceived her? With Malachite watching her every move, the slightest flinch in loyalty means death.

Carrie is soon racing to uncover an audacious treachery that will shock the Empire to its core … if she can stay alive for long enough to expose it.


Revelation - Seven Signs, #1

Revelation
  • 3 Stars
  • Number: 9780425258378
  • Release: 2012-10-02
  • Author: Erica Hayes
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: Berkley
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A fallen angel with a mission and a medical examiner who's lost her faith are fighting for their souls in a glittering, near-future Manhattan...

Blind faith is for fools. That's what Dr. Morgan Sterling believes. And she's going to prove it by curing the zombie plague ravaging her city's slums. She's certain it's not a sign of the End of Days, but a nasty disease—until an angel appears in her morgue in a flash of glory.

Luniel is not just a fallen angel. He's a powerful warrior sworn to fight evil in hopes of a chance at redemption. He's after the demon princes who are stealing the seven vials of holy wrath which, when perverted, will unleash eternal hell on earth. To stop the plague, Luniel needs Morgan's help, and her faith. But Morgan believes science is their salvation. If the zombie plague is a demonic curse—and if Luniel is true—he’ll have to prove it. Even if he loses his heart to true love or his soul to Hell...


Hex Appeal

Hex Appeal
  • Stars
  • Number: 9780312590727
  • Release: 2012-06-05
  • Authors: Lori Handeland, Ilona Andrews, Simon R. Green, Rachel Caine, Jim Butcher, Erica Hayes, P. N. Elrod, Carrie Vaughn, Carole Nelson Douglas
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, Collections & Anthologies, * Supernatural
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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Fall under the intoxicating spell of their hex appeal…

In the magical world that lies hidden beneath our own, witches and conjurers play deadly games. They know just the right spell to kill a man with one kiss—or raise him back again. And they’re not afraid to exact sweet revenge on those who dare to cross them. But what if you’re the unlucky soul who falls victim to a conjurer’s curse? And if you had the power to cast a magic spell of your own, would you use it?

In this bewitching collection, nine of today’s hottest paranormal authors tell all-new, otherworldly tales.  Spellbinding stories featuring bigfoot, albino vampires, professional wizards, resurrected boyfriends and even a sex droid from the twenty- third century named Silicon Lily.  But as our conjurers are about to discover, it’s all fun and games until someone gets hexed.  And sometimes, even the best spun spells can lead to complete and utter mayhem.

Includes Stories From: Ilona Andrews, Jim Butcher, Rachel Caine, Carole Nelson Douglas, P. N. Elrod, Simon R. Green, Lori Handeland, Erica Hayes and Carrier Vaughn


Blood Cursed - Shadowfae Chronicles, Book 4

Blood Cursed
  • Stars
  • Number: 9780312624712
  • Release: 2011-08-02
  • Author: Erica Hayes
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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To a vampire, nothing is sweeter than bloodfairy essence—and Ember is the most sought-after fairy on the underworld circuit. Selling her blood to the highest bidder—and robbing her clients in the process—Ember has unwittingly become a target of dark and dangerous forces. Her enemies are everywhere. And if she hopes to survive, she needs protection…

Diamond is a glassfairy who, for better or worse, knows his way around the vampire underworld. Smooth as silk and tougher than trolls, Diamond is Ember’s only chance to keep her magical blood inside her body, where it belongs. But he also poses a threat to Ember, a strange kind of danger she’s never experienced before: She’s falling in love with him…


Poison Kissed - Book 3 of the Shadowfae Chronicles

Poison Kissed
  • Stars
  • Number: 9780312624705
  • Release: 2010-09-28
  • Author: Erica Hayes
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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Beyond the veil of magic, a fairy otherworld pulses with glamour and dark beauty...
It's a place where passions run deep and dark — and death is just one kiss away...
 
Mina is a banshee whose greatest power lies in her siren song. She's beholden to her boss Joey, a snake-shifter who once saved her life and now employs her as a gang enforcer. She refuses to upset the fragile balance between them by admitting that she longs for him, that his embrace is the only thing she craves more than revenge for her mother's death...
 
When Mina learns that Joey may have been involved in her mother's murder, fury threatens to spill out of her, note by vicious note. She and Joey have always trusted each other to stay alive, but now she's not sure what to believe. The evidence stacked against him — or the one man who haunts her dreams and burns in her blood...


Shadowglass - The Shadowfae Chronicles, Book 2

Shadowglass
  • Stars
  • Number: 9780312578015
  • Release: 2010-03-02
  • Author: Erica Hayes
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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A seductive magic mirror, deep in a demon's lair.

A simple warning: don't stare at the glass.

A light-fingered fairy who can't resist.

For Ice, a compulsive fairy thief, life is a wild party of magical confidence scams. She's never cared for rules, so when she filches a demon's beguiling magic mirror, she can't resist a peek.

Malicious magic strikes, and Ice can no longer tell a lie. If she can't undo the spell, she'll have to turn respectable.

Two words: no way.


Shadowfae

Shadowfae
  • Stars
  • Number: 9780312578008
  • Release: 10/13/2009
  • Author: Erica Hayes
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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Steal souls. 

Live in hell. 

Never die.

In a city infested with psychotic fairies and run by sadistic vampire mafiosi, life as a soul-sucking succubus rarely involves lacy lingerie, hot guys or great sex.

Instead, Jade must spend her nights seducing gangsters and murderers, or simpering as a trophy girl for hell's minions.

So when she discovers a forbidden ritual that promises to break hell's thrall and set her free, she's got nothing to lose, even if it involves seducing the four most repellent souls in town.

But when you're cheating hell, there's always a catch... 

Shadowfae chronicles book one

Shadowglass the chronicles book two