Firelight by Sophie Jordan

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Firelight

Sophie Jordan

Spoiler Free (Goodreads version)

Jacinda must walk the line between keeping her inner dragon alive, and being discovered by the hunter that ignites that fire.

Forced to act, dragons hid the truth and their shape behind human flesh. When young Jacinda’s rule-breaking flight nearly costs her life, she is saved by a hunter. He disappears, leaving her to face her displeased clan. When her mother sees the threat against her that Jacinda doesn’t, they flee.

Stuck in the desert, away from her mountains with her family waiting for her inner dragon to die, the only light in Jacinda’s life is Will, the hunter who saved her. Around him, her dragon comes to life. She courts danger as she struggles between keeping her dragon alive, and keeping her heritage a secret.

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Blood Oranges by Kathleen Tierney

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Blood Oranges

Kathleen Tierney

Spoiler Free (Goodreads version)

This, to put it bluntly, not your typical teenaged-protagnist vampire or werewolf story.

In the wrong spot at the right time – or vice versa – Quinn gets mistaken for a demon-hunter, and finds herself catapulted into the supernatural world. Eventually, her lack of skills and her drug habit catch up with her, and she finds herself bitten by a werewolf. Before the wolf can devour her like Little Red’s grandma, he’s killed by a vampire. This vampire tells Quinn that she wants her for revenge and to use her as a weapon before she turns her, creating a werepire. The book quickly dissolves into a mystery as Quinn attempts to discover the what’s and why’s of her change, and ultimately, who set her up to get attacked.

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Everneath by Brodi Ashton

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Everneath 

Brodi Ashton

SPOILER WARNING. (Goodreads version with hidden spoilers)

Nikki Beckett has come back from hell. And she only has six months to live.

After agreeing to allow an Everliving to Feed off her emotions for a century, Nikki Beckett, with the face of her boyfriend etched into her memory, returns to the surface world. There, she faces her limited time to say goodbye, and the chance to change her fate. Haunted by the Everliving who fed from her, she is offered the chance to save her soul from one hellish fate by choosing the alternative: becomes the monster that she hates.

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