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Lord Loss (Demonata, Book 1) by Darren Shan

By Darren Shan

Grubbs Grady has stiff purple hair and is a bit gigantic for his age, this means that he can get into R-rated videos. He hates background and loves bacon, rats, and taking part in tips on his squeamish older sister. while he opts out of a relatives weekend journey, he by no means guesses that he's approximately to take a terrifying trip into darkness. Hungry demons and howling werewolves hang-out his waking nightmares... and threaten his existence.

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But I reckon it was likely the rum that kept me pinned to the floor. I’d never imbibed more than a trifle of such stuff before tonight. It had me all lazy and comfortable. By and by, I figured Mary wouldn’t be coming back to bolt her door, after all, and I’d best grab the clothes and make my getaway. Being so cozy, though, I wasn’t eager to move on. Figured to wait a few more minutes. Well, I drifted off. Right there under Mary’s bed, the warmth and rum and my general tiredness got me. I believe I slept longer than a few minutes.

It was a dripping red mound with a nipple on top. When I realized what it was, my head fogged up. My mouth filled with spit, the way it does if you’re about ready to toss. I heard a ringing in my ears. Each time I blinked, sharp blue lights flashed around everything. So I shut my eyes, swallowed and tried to pretend I was somewhere else. I started off pretending I was safe at home, comfortable in my chair and reading Huckleberry Finn. By and by, I turned into Huck himself. I was on the raft with Jim, floating along the Mississippi at night, sprawled on the deck and gazing up at a sky full of stars.

Well, go in and get him, you fools,” Sue said. “We ain’t got nary a bob off him yet. ” They both looked at her. ” The one I hadn’t cut took her up on it. He came rushing at me, growling. He flung out an arm to block my knife. I went in under it. He slammed me hard against the wall. My blade punched straight into his belly. His breath gushed out, hot and stinky in my face. For a while, he didn’t move. I felt his blood pouring over my hand, running down my belly and soaking the front of my trousers.

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