Pride Month- Adult Fiction
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Eve and Villanelle plan for a high-stakes showdown in this sophisticated follow-up to the spy thriller that inspired the hit TV series Killing Eve. In this sequel to Killing Eve: Codename Villanelle, former M16 operative, Eve, reveals a new side to her strengths, while coming ever closer to a confrontation with Villanelle, the evasive and skilled assassin.—Background art: 02.21:Monster Imagination by Matthew Curry and Neal Ashby
Set in the elegant Edwardian world of Cambridge undergraduate life, this story by a master novelist introduces us to Maurice Hall when he is fourteen. We follow him through public school and Cambridge, and into his father's firm. In a highly structured society, Maurice is a conventional young man in almost every way--except that he is homosexual.—- Background art: 02.21:Monster Imagination by Matthew Curry and Neal Ashby
As the novel opens, Lestat, having risen from the earth after a fifty-five years' sleep,and infatuated with the modern world, presents himself in all his vampire brilliance as a rock star, a superstar, a seducer of millions. In this blaze of adulation, daring to break the vampire oath of silence, he determines to tell his story, to rouse the generations of the living dead from their slumbers and to penetrate the riddle of his own existence.
As Lucy Muchelney watches her ex-lover's sham of a wedding, she wishes herself anywhere else. It isn't until she finds a letter from the Countess of Moth, looking for someone to translate a groundbreaking French astronomy text, that she knows where to go. Showing up at the Countess' London home, she hoped to find a challenge, not a woman who takes her breath away.