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The Wicked & The Dead

(2020)
(The first book in the Faery Bargains series)
A novel by

 
 
Enter a new faery world written by the author of the internationally bestselling Wicked Lovely series...for readers of Patricia Briggs, Chloe Neill, and Jeaniene Frost.

Half witch, half killer, wholly unpreparedly for a Faery Bargain...Geneviève Crowe makes her living beheading the dead in near-future New Orleans.

But now, her magic’s gone sideways, and the only person strong enough to help her is the one man who could tempt her to think about picket fences: Eli Stonecroft, a faery bar-owner in New Orleans.

When human businessmen start turning up as draugar, both the queen of the again-walkers and the wealthy son of one of the victims, hire Geneviève to figure it out. She works to keep her magic in check, the dead from crawling out of their graves, and enough money for a future that might be a lot longer than she’d like. Neither her heart nor her life are safe now that she’s juggling a faery, murder, and magic.

“I loved The Wicked and The Dead! A sassy, ass-kicking heroine, a deliciously mysterious fae hero, and a wonderful mix of action and romance. Add that to Melissa's usual great world-building, and I'm already looking forward to book 2!" – Jeaniene Frost, NYT Bestselling Author

"Wow! You all seriously want to read this. It's an urban fantasy - very cool twist on vampires - with a heroine simultaneously so kickass, warmly human, and passionate about the world that I want to be her. I also want to be her because of the insanely hot Eli, her fae love interest. . . .Get in on the ground level with this series, because it's going to be an auto buy. Highly recommend."-- Jeffe Kennedy, award-winning author and SFWA Board Member

Genre: Urban Fantasy

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Used availability for Melissa Marr's The Wicked & The Dead

Hardback Editions

August 2020 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Wicked & The Dead
Author(s): Melissa Marr
ISBN: 0-9886102-0-5 / 978-0-9886102-0-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: MM Ink
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Paperback Editions

August 2020 : Paperback
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Title: The Wicked & The Dead (Faery Bargains)
Author(s): Melissa Marr
Publisher: Independently published
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August 2020 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Wicked & The Dead
Author(s): Melissa Marr
ISBN: 0-9886102-7-2 / 978-0-9886102-7-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: MM Ink
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

August 2020 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Wicked & The Dead: A Faery Bargains Novel
Author(s): Melissa Marr
Publisher:
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