Curse of the Demon Dog

Author: Dan Hunter
Publisher: Usborne Books
ISBN: 1409521060
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Children's stories

Evil Pharaoh Oba has imprisoned the gods who protect Egypt, and now bloodthirsty monsters roam the land. Only one boy can stop them: Akori, an orphaned farm-boy with a huge destiny. The dead are stalking the living and Akori must send them back to their graves. But dog-headed Am-Heh the Hunter has sworn to destroy Akori...and no one has ever escaped his fearsome jaws.

The Demon Curse

Author: Simon Nicholson
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 9781492603368
Release Date: 2015-06-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

"Action-packed and fast-paced...will appeal to fans of the '39 Clues.'" -School Library Journal on The Magician's Fire Young Harry Houdini is a master magician, an impressive performance artist who dazzles crowds with his daring feats. But when Harry and his friends Billie and Arthur are called to New Orleans by the mysterious Order of the White Crow, the trio is faced with magic of an entirely different kind. Whispers of voodoo and demonic spells rip through the streets as the city's mayor continues to suffer from a strange, zombified coma. What's more, the town is turning blame on the local fisherman-the very community that helped raise Billie. But it soon becomes clear there are other evils at play, and the three friends know something even more sinister is afoot. To save the city from this truly terrifying evil, Harry will be forced to pull off his most spectacular escape yet! Praise for The Magician's Fire: "A fast paced mystery. Middle-grade readers [...] will gallop through this spellbinder." -Kirkus "Nicholson smoothly blends Houdini's prowess as an escape artist with his fictional hero's sleuthing skills as he tracks down a missing elderly magician... A cliffhanger ending will leave readers eager for the next installment." -Publishers Weekly

The Demon Curse

Author: Simon Nicholson
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 9781492603368
Release Date: 2015-06-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

"Action-packed and fast-paced...will appeal to fans of the '39 Clues.'" -School Library Journal on The Magician's Fire Young Harry Houdini is a master magician, an impressive performance artist who dazzles crowds with his daring feats. But when Harry and his friends Billie and Arthur are called to New Orleans by the mysterious Order of the White Crow, the trio is faced with magic of an entirely different kind. Whispers of voodoo and demonic spells rip through the streets as the city's mayor continues to suffer from a strange, zombified coma. What's more, the town is turning blame on the local fisherman-the very community that helped raise Billie. But it soon becomes clear there are other evils at play, and the three friends know something even more sinister is afoot. To save the city from this truly terrifying evil, Harry will be forced to pull off his most spectacular escape yet! Praise for The Magician's Fire: "A fast paced mystery. Middle-grade readers [...] will gallop through this spellbinder." -Kirkus "Nicholson smoothly blends Houdini's prowess as an escape artist with his fictional hero's sleuthing skills as he tracks down a missing elderly magician... A cliffhanger ending will leave readers eager for the next installment." -Publishers Weekly

Beating the Devil

Author: Tony Earnshaw
Publisher: Tomahawk
ISBN: 095319261X
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Performing Arts

This is the first in-depth examination of 'Night of the Demon', one of the greatest movie chillers ever made. 'Night of the Demon' has enjoyed huge commercial success since it was made almost 50 years ago and is now a celebrated and revered cult horror film. The full history of this troubled picture has been unearthed in "Beating the Devil" -- a book no serious film fan can do without. The book is based on four years of original research and new interviews with surviving cast and crew members. The book presents the reader with intriguing never-before revealed detail, including: Tracing the route of the film from Edwardian short story to 1950s screenplay; Tussles with the British Censor over the film's supernatural content; Internal rows between director and producer over the inclusion of the demon; The development of the film's special effects sequences; The casting of imported American star Dana Andrews; Behind the scenes stories from actors Peggy Cummins, Brian Wilde, the late Richard Leech, stuntman Jack Cooper and the late producer Frank Bevis; First-hand accounts of shooting the film, many never before published; Extracts from the British Censor's report, never before published; A detailed breakdown of the film's special effects sequences; Dozens of rare images including behind-the-scenes shots, never before published; Ken Adam's production designs, many never before published; Biographies of all the principal actors and filmmakers.

The Crowfield Demon

Author: Pat Walsh
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545392297
Release Date: 2012-02-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The chilling sequel to the critically acclaimed CROWFIELD CURSE. In THE CROWFIELD CURSE, young monks' apprentice Will learned he was gifted with the Sight: able to see beyond this mortal coil into the spirit realms of Old Magic. Protected by the warrior fay Shadlok -- and befriended by the wry, wary hobgoblin called Brother Walter -- the boy is just coming into his strange powers. But now, from its very foundations, Crowfield Abbey has begun to crumble. As Will slaves to salvage the chapel, he discovers something truly terrifying. A heathen creature from a pagan past is creeping up through the rubble -- avowed to unleash havoc on holy ground!

The Crowfield Curse

Author: Pat Walsh
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545392280
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

*"A wondrous mystery." --Kirkus, starred review *"Suspenseful and spooky...with an edgy battle between good and evil." --School Library Journal, starred review If the deepest secret has been spoken, can the deadliest curse be broken? Sent into the forest to gather firewood for the medieval abbey where he's an apprentice, Will hears a cry for help, and comes upon a creature no bigger than a cat. Trapped and wounded, it's a hobgoblin, who confesses a horrible secret: Something is buried deep in the snow, just beyond the graveyard. A mythical being, doomed by an ancient curse... What does this mystery have to do with the cryptic brotherhood of monks Will serves? What does it have to do with the boy himself? When two cloaked figures darken the church's doorway and start demanding answers, Will is drawn into a dangerous world of Old Magic. *Includes a timetable of daily life in the abbey, a glossary of monastic terms, and a sneak peek at the chilling sequel THE CROWFIELD DEMON! New York Public Library "100 Best Books for Reading and Sharing" A 2011 USBBY Outstanding International Book Shortlisted for the Branford Boase Award

Demon s Curse

Author: Alexa Egan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451672909
Release Date: 2012-12-26
Genre: Fiction

Captain Mac Flannery and his men are forced to live the hours of darkness trapped as their animal aspects, and when one of them is murdered, Mac finds that his only link to unearthing the truth is a beautiful actress.

Fatale 9

Author: Ed Brubaker
Publisher: Image Comics
ISBN: PKEY:JUL120499
Release Date: 2012-10-31
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

FATALE's second arc 'The Devil's Business' rushes toward its savage confusion, as Jo comes out of hiding, ready to confront the reborn Bishop as his cultists creep around 1970s Hollywood searching for her and her new lover... And remember each issue of FATALE contains extra content, articles and artwork that are not available anywhere but the printed single issues.

Aoife and Demon

Author: Humeira Kazmi
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 154637454X
Release Date: 2017-04-28
Genre:

I am Aoife Edwards, a college senior who'd rather be left alone on her ice rink. But of course that never happened or why else would there be a book about me. *Eyeroll!* I hate my stepmom. I hate her sleazy friends. But most of all, I hate Demon. This is my story. It is set in a fantastical world tucked away from human eyes in a parallel universe called the Realm. If you're looking for a romance set in the mystic hills of fairylands where the trees sing and people die to save others, you've got the wrong book. Put it down and run! But if you're looking for war and adventure with a hint of magic and a side of sarcasm, then find yourself a corner. And start reading...

The Magician s Fire

Author: Simon Nicholson
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 9781492603337
Release Date: 2014-10-07
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Young Harry Houdini spends his days chaining himself to train tracks and teetering on wires high above the city with his two best friends, Arthur and Billie. But when Harry's friend and magical mentor, Herbie, disappears, the three friends band together, determined to rescue the beloved magician. With nothing more than a mysterious puff of purple smoke, an ominous threat, and a menacing Bulgarian for evidence, Harry, Arthur, and Billie embark on a dangerously thrilling investigation that pushes their skill, and friendship, to the limits. But can Harry find Herbie before it's too late?

To Win a Demon s Love

Author: Nadine Mutas
Publisher: Nadine Mutas
ISBN:
Release Date: 2017-08-11
Genre: Fiction

Warning: Includes a kick-ass heroine who loves to snark and curse, a demon hero who is as stubbornly determined to win his female as he is heart-stoppingly hot, and lots of laugh-out-loud moments and sexy action. Proceed with caution and a cold drink at hand. He’ll show her that the dark side has more to offer than just cookies… An attack with mysterious dark magic turns young witch Lily Murray into the very being she’s been fighting all her life – a demon. While struggling with her new dark instincts – and desperately trying not to kill her loved ones – she unwittingly earns the protection of a male of her demon species. He’s more than happy to help her out and show her the ropes. He’s also decidedly too gorgeous to handle. Alek Kuznetsov has finally found the perfect mate: beautiful, smart, funny, and of course a duhokrad demon like him. The only problem: She wants to become a witch again, and if she does, they can’t mate. Solution: While he offers her help in finding the reversion spell, he in fact sets out to convince her that staying on the dark side has more perks than just cookies. ***This book was previously published as Blood, Breath, and Desire.***

Dark Curse

Author: Christine Feehan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440630879
Release Date: 2008-09-02
Genre: Fiction

Born into evil and ice, Dragonseeker Lara Calladine longs to find the source of her nightmares. The only man who can help her is Nicolas De La Cruz who, for centuries, has longed to feel the sensual love of a woman without a hunger for blood. He’s found the perfect mate in Lara. But their mysterious pasts share a secret that could destroy them both.