Knight provides an intriguing new twist to both Greek mythology and legendary Spartan warriors with this searing new series, as she sets up an alternate world that begs to be explored. Plenty of high-risk action, treachery and danger force these two protagonists into extreme choices. Knight's alternate realities are always most intriguing.
Shay Angel's family have been demon hunters for generations, but she is an oddity. Until her, no female has ever been able to see the demons. Although Jax saves Shay from certain death, his dark wings imply that he is anything but angelic. Does she dare trust him? (SIGNET ECLIPSE, Oct., 400 pp., $6.99)