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Downfall by Rob Thurman. Will he be able to protect himself and those around him from the evil forces that threaten to destroy both him and all those he loves, including all life on earth? Chapter 2 by Parnassus reviews Niko contracts an unusual parasite. Rated T for swearing. Birthday Greetings from Hell by infiniteworld8 reviews It takes Niko a while to realise just how long the Auphe had Cal. Wolfsbane and Mistletoe by Charlaine Harris. In this dark and gritty collection—featuring shor… More.

Technically, Cal begins the books as 17 years old, but he was once kidnapped by the Auphe and spent two years in their home dimension called Tumulus, making him 19, since time in that place follows different laws than on Earth. No real spoilers for anything past Nightlife, just a ficlet I’ve been sitting on for a while that’s always felt unfinished, but maybe that’s okay. Because of this he is often referred to by Cal as Cyrano , which is a nickname given as a reference to Niko’s nose. This page was last edited on 16 November , at On this Blog, when you see a title, an author’s name, or a word or phrase in pink type, this is a link. It’s going to be amazing.

Only the most srries posts pop up on the HOME page. Creating the basic premise it works to establish the world and the characters within, setting up much of what was to come and what, exactly, to expect in the forthcoming sequels. Resurgam by Parnassus reviews Cal’s been back a little over a month. But when Cal gets an idea in his head that he needs to keep Niko safe, that’s when things really go off the rails.

Unchangeable by Bottle Red Rosie reviews Some things could not be changed.

The 8th entry in this amazing series by Mark Greaney is out this month and I cannot wait. The ending has a heartbreaking twist. The series follows Cal, a man that is half-monster and half-human. Meanwhile, throughout the book, the explosion that killed Niko and Robin constantly haunts Mature Cal.


Shelve Milk and Cookies. Deathwish by Rob Thurman. But if he fails, he and everyone in his life will be history. Critical reception for the series has been mostly positive, [9] [10] [11] with RT Book Reviews rating several of the books highly and nominating Blackout for their Reviewers’ Choice Award for Best Urban Fantasy Novel.

Cal Leandros Series by Rob Thurman

The only use for a horse they would have would be to eat it. Spoilers for Downfall, rated for language. Cal fears that when the Auphe takes over, he dal become a monster just like Caal, and he wants someone to kill him before that happens. Caliban is the result of his mother mating with an otherworldly creature, a Grendel Auphe. They plan to send a supernatural assassin into the past to take down the younger, less lethal Cal.

Half-human Cal Leandros and his brother, Niko, ar… More. Do you think that Cal will ever find true love?

Here is a description of the Auphe from Downfall: Shelve Silver and Salt. He is, as Thurman describes him, “half-human, half-monster, and all attitude. In this dark and gritty collection—featuring shor… More. Thankfully, Nik comes home in time to rescue him Everwar by Rob Thurman. Story Story Writer Forum Nijo. Thurman has created an innovative, engrossing story that digs deep into the emotional centers of Cal and Robin as they try to trust one another as much as they did in their past lives so that they can save their future selves.

A theory on how that scene might have played out. Anonymous August 18, at Two years later, the guys have settled in New York City and made a few friends.

Cal Leandros series

After the monster is dispatched as you always knew it would bethe Leandros brothers have a conversation with an old friend in which they learn some astounding facts about their genetic heritage. Check out our Karen Rose page.


With the reception for these novels at a high, there appears to be no signs that these books are going to be stopping anytime soon, with plenty more expected on the horizon. Alternate Universe take on Nightlife.


Rated T for swearing.

But things change when The Vigil makes one last attempt on Caliban’s life in the present—and end up destroying everyone and everything he cares about. Niko learns what it feels like to have someone take care of him for a change. When half-human Cal Leandros wakes up on a beach… More.

New from the national bestselling author of Death… More. She was once a daughter, a mother, a human Sarcastic sniping adds humor to the dialogue—primarily from smart-mouthed Cal, who serves as narrator for the most of the books he shares that duty with his brother leandors the fourth.

Not with a whimper or a thousand radioactive mushroom clouds. They have some Auphe characteristics i. This story-telling structure is not necessarily a bad thing, but you need to be prepared.

Even amongst all of the dire circumstances that are portrayed in this novel, you can be sure that Thurman maintains the sarcastic dialogue, particularly between Cal and Goodfellow, although Niko gets in a few dry, wry lines as well. Not Alone leamdros Parnassus reviews Nevermore missing scene: Set post-Nightlife, spoilers for the end. Having been alive for an extremely long time, he has made his way through history, and crossed paths with the likes of CaligulaSalomeLeanxrosand Sigmund Freud to name a few.

Leandroos reading for a description and picture. He hasn’t slept through a single night. He knew it was longer than a few days, he guessed it might have been a few weeks but Sunday, March 20th “.

Niko and Cal POV. A twisted, psychopathic brain, but with the talent of cunning and speech and plans for genocide all the same.