Thursday, October 30, 2014

GGMMMU ~ ghosts, ghouls, and golems, Zombies, and necromancers

ghost
 ɡōst/
noun
plural noun: ghosts
1.
an apparition of a dead person that is believed to appear or become manifest to the living, typically as a nebulous image.
"the building is haunted by the ghost of a monk"
synonyms:specter, phantom, wraith, spirit, presence


ghoul
ɡo͞ol/
noun
plural noun: ghouls
  1. an evil spirit or phantom, especially one supposed to rob graves and feed on dead bodies.
    • a person morbidly interested in death or disaster.

go·lem
ˈɡōləm/
noun
plural noun: golems
  1. (in Jewish legend) a clay figure brought to life by magic.
    • an automaton or robot.

zom·bie
ˈzämbē/
noun
plural noun: zombies
1.
a corpse said to be revived by witchcraft, especially in certain African and Caribbean religions.
synonyms:living dead, undead, walking dead, soulless corpse

nec·ro·man·cer
ˈnekrəˌmansər/
noun
noun: necromancer; plural noun: necromancers
a person who practices necromancy; a wizard or magician.



https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17790346-bite-mehttps://www.goodreads.com/book/show/12779838-precinct-13https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17624060-the-golem-and-the-djinni
 https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/11187932-blood-spiritshttps://www.goodreads.com/book/show/10783492-sleight  
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/18663205-ghouls-rush-inhttps://www.goodreads.com/book/show/12743346-ghouls-night-outhttps://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3474906-ghouls-just-haunt-to-have-fun
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/763583.Tombs_of_Endearmenthttps://www.goodreads.com/book/show/919400.Ghouls_Just_Want_to_Have_Funhttps://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6350554-dead-and-kicking
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/18755773-better-homes-and-hauntingshttps://www.goodreads.com/book/show/10940783-downside-ghosts-collection



I couldn't get the book covers for necromancers to load. :-( 
The links are below if you are interested.

https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/8041873-hold-me-closer-necromancer
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23149321-necromancer
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/22874129-necromancer

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6 comments:

  1. I've read working stiff by rachel caine, it's attrilogy that focus on zombies but really i don't think zombies reads are for me i prefer those with ghosts^^

    thank you a lot for this selection though i don't know any yet

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  2. I loved Precint 13. There were a lot of different creatures in it. It was a really good book that I hope she writes a sequel to!

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    1. really? it's not too dark?( for me i mean^^) so far i did not dare to try it

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    2. Not that I can remember. Its been awhile but I don't remember it being to dark or upsetting.

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  3. I really enjoyed Better Homes and Hauntings by Molly Harper. Since I have not read any of the other books in this post, I have a lot of catching up to do.

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