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Ballantine, Philippa 1971-

Overview
Works: 22 works in 57 publications in 3 languages and 1,490 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Adventure stories  Fantasy fiction  Steampunk fiction  History  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PR9639.4.B39, 823.92
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Most widely held works by Philippa Ballantine
Phoenix rising : a Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences novel by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"These are dark days indeed in Victoria's England. Londoners are vanishing, then reappearing, washing up as corpses on the banks of the Thames, drained of blood and bone. Yet the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences--the Crown's clandestine organization whose bailiwick is the strange and unsettling--will not allow its agents to investigate. Fearless and exceedingly lovely Eliza D. Braun, however, with her bulletproof corset and a disturbing fondness for dynamite, refuses to let the matter rest...and she's prepared to drag her timorous new partner, Wellington Books, along with her into the perilous fray. For a malevolent brotherhood is operating in the deepening London shadows, intent upon the enslavement of all Britons. And Books and Braun--he with his encyclopedic brain and she with her remarkable devices--muyst get to the twisted roots of a most nefarious plot...or see England fall to the Phoenix!"--P. [4] of cover
The Janus affair by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Certainly no strangers to peculiar occurrences, agents Wellington Books and Eliza Braun are nonetheless stunned to observe a fellow passenger aboard Britain's latest hypersteam train suddenly vanish in a dazzling bolt of lightning. They soon discover this is not the only such disappearance...with each case going inexplicably unexamined by the Crown. The fate of England is once again in the hands of an ingenious archivist paired with a beautiful, fearless lady of adventure. And though their foe be fiendishly clever, so then is Mr. Books...and Miss Braun still has a number of useful and unusual devices hidden beneath her petticoats."--P. [4] of cover
Geist by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sorcha Faris, a powerful member of the Order of the Deacons, is dispatched to an isolated village to aid a Priory plagued by violent geist activity--an assignment that forces her to reconsider everything she thinks she knows
Hunter and fox : a shifted world novel by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a world that is in constant shifting, where mountains can change to plainsand then to lakes, Talyn is the Hunter for the Caisah, and a wreck of a once-proud person. She has lost her people, the Vaerli, and her soul working for the man who destroyed her people. All unknowing, she carries within her a Kindred, a chaos creature from the center of the earth that wants to help bring the Vaerli back to power. However, she has lost the ability to communicate with it. She must also deal with the machinations of Kelanim, the mistress of Caisah, who out of fear will do anything to bring Talyn down. Little does the Hunter know that salvation is looking for her, and it wears the face of gentleness and strength. Finn is a teller of tales who carries his own dreadful secret. He sets out to find answers to his path but ends up in the city of Perilous and Fair where he meets Talyn. He knows the danger and yet is drawn to her. Their fates are bound together. Meanwhile, the Hunter's lost brother Byre is searching for his own solution to the terrible curse placed on the Vaerli. He sets forth on a treacherous journey of his own, which will intersect in the most unlikely place with that of Talyn and Finn. The ramifications of this encounter will be felt by all the people in Conhaero, from the lost Vaerli to the Caisah on his throne" -- Cover verso
Spectyr by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an attempt to restore her reputation, Sorcha Faris, one of the most powerful Deacons, escorts a delegation sent to negotiate the terms of the Emperor's engagement to the exotic city of Orithal where a string of murders have the entire city on edge
Wrayth by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although she is one of the most powerful Deacons in the Order, Sorcha Faris is still unable to move or speak after her last battle. Even her partner, Merrick Chambers, cannot reach her through their shared Bond. Yet there are those who still fear Sorcha and the mystery of her hidden past. Meanwhile, Merrick has been asked to investigate a new member of the Emperor's Court. But when Sorcha is abducted by men seeking Raed Rossin, the shapeshifting rival to the throne, Merrick must choose where his loyalties lie
Harbinger by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After the Razing of the Order, Sorcha Faris, one of the most powerful Deacons, is struggling to regain control of the runes she once wielded. The Deacons are needed more desperately than ever. The barrier between the world of the living and the world of the dead is weakening, and the Emperor has abandoned his throne, seeking to destroy those he feels have betrayed him. Though she is haunted by the terrible truth of her past, Sorcha must lead the charge against the gathering hordes of geists seeking to cross into the Empire. But to do so, she will need to manipulate powers beyond her understanding--powers that may prove to be her undoing..."--P. [4] of cover
Kindred and wings : a Shifted World novel by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the back of the dragon Wahirangi, Finn the Fox flees the world he has known. As he sets out to find the brother he never knew of, he still holds in his heart the memory of the Hunter. He has denied his love for her, but he cannot deny it forever. Dragons and myths reborn in this follow-up to Hunter and Fox
Phoenix rising a Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences novel by Philippa Ballantine ( )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"These are dark days indeed in Victoria's England. Londoners are vanishing, then reappearing, washing up as corpses on the banks of the Thames, drained of blood and bone. Yet the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences--the Crown's clandestine organization whose bailiwick is the strange and unsettling--will not allow its agents to investigate. Fearless and exceedingly lovely Eliza D. Braun, however, with her bulletproof corset and a disturbing fondness for dynamite, refuses to let the matter rest...and she's prepared to drag her timorous new partner, Wellington Books, along with her into the perilous fray. For a malevolent brotherhood is operating in the deepening London shadows, intent upon the enslavement of all Britons. And Books and Braun--he with his encyclopedic brain and she with her remarkable devices--muyst get to the twisted roots of a most nefarious plot...or see England fall to the Phoenix!"--P. [4] of cover
The Janus affair by Philippa Ballantine ( )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evildoers beware! Retribution is at hand, thanks to Britain's best-kept secret agents!! Certainly no strangers to peculiar occurrences, agents Wellington Books and Eliza Braun are nonetheless stunned to observe a fellow passenger aboard Britain's latest hypersteam train suddenly vanish in a dazzling bolt of lightning. They soon discover this is not the only such disappearance with each case going inexplicably unexamined by the Crown. The fate of England is once again in the hands of an ingenious archivist paired with a beautiful, fearless lady of adventure. And though their foe be fiendishly clever, so then is Mr. Books and Miss Braun still has a number of useful and unusual devices hidden beneath her petticoats
Digital magic by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hiding from modern life in a sleepy English village, Ella is experiencing a monumental writer's block, when a shape-shifting thief heralds a change in everyone in the village, revealing true natures and dangerous secrets
Kindred and wings a shifted world novel by Philippa Ballantine ( )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the back of the dragon Wahirangi, Finn the Fox flees the world he has known. As he sets out to find the brother he never knew of, he still holds in his heart the memory of the Hunter. He has denied his love for her, but he cannot deny it forever. In the halls of the Last Believers, Talyn begins to uncover her own mysteries, but her lust for the death of the Caisah is still strong and clouds her vision. She must choose her path, as the Seer of her people or as the assassin of the overlord. Meanwhile, Byre, Talyn's brother, must venture into the fiery world of the Kindred, to rebuild the pact that his ancestors made. He will risk everything he is as he forms a new pact that will change his people forever. Dragons and myths will be reborn, as the Hunter and her Fox face each other once more
Chasing the bard by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A taste of True blood : the fangbanger's guide by Leah Wilson ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'True Blood,' Alan Bell's television adaptation of Charlaine Harris' bestselling Southern Vampire mysteries, has successfully glamoured millions of viewers and brought vampire lovers everywhere out of the coffin. With smart and quirky pieces on a range of tasty topics, 'A Taste of True Blood : The Fangbanger's Guide' gives you something to savor between episodes--and whets your appetite for more."--P. [4] of cover
This is my blood by David Niall Wilson ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Casts Mary Magdelene as a spirit created by the Devil to tempt Christ. When Mary refuses the mission, Satan rebukes Jesus and curses her to become a vampire. Mary follows Christ, hoping for a miracle that will allow her to gain eternal salvation even as her vampiric nature forces her to kill to survive
Spaceport security by Shelby Morgen ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dark corner of a seedy bar on the edge of nowhere. A woman who's seen too much. A man who moves through the shadows with the grace of a cat.She's on his tail, and he's determined to find out why. She's on his tail, and he's determined to find out why. Once he might have been flattered to have her checking out his ass. Now he knows women are dangerous. And far, far too expensive. But Commander Kala Decolteir always gets her man, and she wants the space pirate they call Dancer -- no matter who -- or what -- he is. This time, Dancer has no escape
Dawn's early light : a ministry of peculiar occurrences novel by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dawn's early light by Philippa Ballantine ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ministerstvo osobykh proisshestvii╠ć by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"These are dark days indeed in Victoria's England. Londoners are vanishing, then reappearing, washing up as corpses on the banks of the Thames, drained of blood and bone. Yet the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences--the Crown's clandestine organization whose bailiwick is the strange and unsettling--will not allow its agents to investigate. Fearless and exceedingly lovely Eliza D. Braun, however, with her bulletproof corset and a disturbing fondness for dynamite, refuses to let the matter rest...and she's prepared to drag her timorous new partner, Wellington Books, along with her into the perilous fray. For a malevolent brotherhood is operating in the deepening London shadows, intent upon the enslavement of all Britons. And Books and Braun--he with his encyclopedic brain and she with her remarkable devices--muyst get to the twisted roots of a most nefarious plot...or see England fall to the Phoenix!"--P. [4] of cover
Die Runen der Macht - Go╠łttliche Rache by Philippa Ballantine ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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