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House of the Rising Sun

(2014)
(The first book in the Crescent City series)
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Every vampire has heard rumours 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 the responsibilities their fae blood brings can no longer be denied.

Genre: Urban Fantasy

Praise for this book

"Kristen Painter brings a sultry new voice to the vampire genre, one that beckons with quiet passion and intrigue." - L A Banks

"Passion and murder, vampires and courtesans -- original and un-put-downable. Do yourself a favor and read this one." - Patricia Briggs

"With the Crescent City series, painter proves herself a master of urban fantasy, creating a darkly gorgeous new world, richly drawn characters, and non-stop action." - Kristen Callihan

"A world full of rich potential. Excellent!" - P C Cast

"I tore through Painter's new series. Best new urban fantasy out there!" - Kresley Cole

"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

"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


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Used availability for Kristen Painter's House of the Rising Sun

Paperback Editions

May 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: House of the Rising Sun (Crescent City (1))
Author(s): Kristen Painter
ISBN: 0-316-27827-0 / 978-0-316-27827-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Orbit
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


May 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: House of the Rising Sun: Crescent City: Book One
Author(s): Kristen Painter
ISBN: 0-356-50370-4 / 978-0-356-50370-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orbit
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

May 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: House of the Rising Sun: Crescent City, Book 1
Author(s): Kristen Painter
Publisher: Hachette Audio
Availability: Amazon   


May 2014 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: House of the Rising Sun: Crescent City, Book 1
Author(s): Kristen Painter
Publisher: Hachette Audio
Availability: Amazon AU   


May 2014 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: House of the Rising Sun: Crescent City, Book 1
Author(s): Kristen Painter
Publisher: Hachette Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


May 2014 : UK Audio edition
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Title: House of the Rising Sun: Crescent City, Book 1
Author(s): Kristen Painter
Publisher: Hachette Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

May 2014 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: House of the Rising Sun (Crescent City Book 1)
Author(s): Kristen Painter
Publisher: Orbit
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


May 2014 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: House of the Rising Sun: Crescent City: Book One
Author(s): Kristen Painter
Publisher: Orbit
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU