House of the Rising Sun

By Kristen Painter (Trade Paperback, 2014)
Every vampire has heard rumor of the mythical place where their kind can daywalk. But what no vampire knows is that this City of Eternal Night actually exists.

And its name is New Orleans.

For centuries, the fae have protected the city from vampire infestation. But when the bloodsuckers return, the fragile peace in New Orleans begins to crumble.

Carefree playboy Augustine, and Harlow, a woman searching for answers about her absent father, are dragged into the war. The fate of the city rests on them --- and their fae blood that can no longer be denied.

Book one in the brand new, action-packed urban fantasy Crescent City series, from award winning, House of Comarre author Kristen Painter!
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    • Format: Trade Paperback

    • Price: $14.00 US/$16.00 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316278270

    • On Sale Date: 05/13/2014

    • Publisher: Orbit

    Formats Available: Trade Paperback, Electronic Book, Audiobook

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Every vampire has heard rumor of the mythical place where their kind can daywalk. But what no vampire knows is that this City of Eternal Night actually exists.

And its name is New Orleans.

For centuries, the fae have protected the city from vampire infestation. But when the bloodsuckers return, the fragile peace in New Orleans begins to crumble.

Carefree playboy Augustine, and Harlow, a woman searching for answers about her absent father, are dragged into the war. The fate of the city rests on them --- and their fae blood that can no longer be denied.

Book one in the brand new, action-packed urban fantasy Crescent City series, from award winning, House of Comarre author Kristen Painter!

Kristen Painter likes to balance her obsessions with shoes and cats by making the lives of her characters miserable and surprising her readers with interesting twists. She currently writes award-winning urban fantasy for Orbit Books. The former college English teacher can often be found on twitter @Kristen_Painter, Facebook at www.facebook.com/KristenPainterAuthor, where she loves to interact with her readers and on her blog, http://kristenpainter.com/blog/.
  • "A brilliant voice in the fantasy genre and, more important, in the vampire genre." (USA Today's Happy Ever After on Last Blood).

  • "[Kristen Painter's] rich, modern storytelling lays out an intricate plot layered with plenty of action and intrigue. Exquisite characters lie at the center of this story... From the first page, House of the Rising Sun is truly a superb and exciting read." (RT Book Reviews (4.5 Stars), Top Pick!).

  • "Prophecy, curses, and devilish machination combine for a spellbinding debut of dark romance and pulse-pounding adventure." (Library Journal (Starred Review) on Blood Rights).

  • "I tore through Painter's new series. Best new urban fantasy out there!" (Kresley Cole, New York Times bestselling author on the Crescent City series).

  • "Gripping, gritty, and imaginative.  If you love dangerous males, kick-ass females, and unexpected twists, this is the series for you! Kristen Painter's engaging voice, smart writing, and bold, explosive plot blew me away.  Prepare to lose some sleep!" (Larissa Ione, New York Times bestselling author on Blood Rights).

  • "With the Crescent City series, Painter proves herself a master of Urban Fantasy, creating a darkly gorgeous new world, richly drawn characters, and nonstop action." (Kristen Callihan ).

  • "Kristen Painter brings a sultry new voice to the vampire genre, one that beckons with quiet passion and intrigue."  (L.A. Banks, New York Times bestselling author of The Vampire Huntress Legends series on Blood Rights).

  • "A brilliant voice in the fantasy genre and, more important, in the vampire genre." (USA Today's Happy Ever After on Last Blood).

  • "Painter scores with this one.  Passion and murder, vampires and courtesans -- original and un-put-downable.  Do yourself a favor and read this one."  (Patricia Briggs, New York Times bestselling author on Blood Rights
    ).

  • "Prophecy, curses, and devilish machination combine for a spellbinding debut of dark romance and pulse-pounding adventure." (Library Journal (Starred Review) on Blood Rights).

  • "Kristen Painter's Blood Rights is dark and rich with layer after delicious layer.  This spellbinding series will have you begging for more!" (Gena Showalter, New York Times bestselling author).

  • "Gripping, gritty, and imaginative.  If you love dangerous males, kick-ass females, and unexpected twists, this is the series for you! Kristen Painter's engaging voice, smart writing, and bold, explosive plot blew me away.  Prepare to lose some sleep!" (Larissa Ione, New York Times bestselling author on Blood Rights).

  • "A world full of rich potential.  Excellent!" (P.C. Cast,  New York Times bestselling author on Blood Rights
    ).

  • "Kristen Painter brings a sultry new voice to the vampire genre, one that beckons with quiet passion and intrigue."  (L.A. Banks, New York Times bestselling author of The Vampire Huntress Legends series on Blood Rights).

  • "Painter scores with this one.  Passion and murder, vampires and courtesans -- original and un-put-downable.  Do yourself a favor and read this one."  (Patricia Briggs, New York Times bestselling author on Blood Rights
    ).

  • "Kristen Painter's Blood Rights is dark and rich with layer after delicious layer.  This spellbinding series will have you begging for more!" (Gena Showalter, New York Times bestselling author).

  • "A world full of rich potential.  Excellent!" (P.C. Cast,  New York Times bestselling author on Blood Rights
    ).

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Product Details

House of the Rising Sun
  • Publisher: Orbit
  • Price: $14.00 US/$16.00 CAN
  • Pages: 448
  • Physical Dimensions: 5-1/2" x 8-1/4"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316278270
  • On Sale Date: 05/13/2014
House of the Rising Sun