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Only the Corsai were truly nocturnal, allergic to the light of day. The Malchai drank blood and drew their strength from the night, but they weren't vampires, didn't shrink away from crosses, wouldn't catch fire in the sun. A piece of pure metal through the heart, though, that would still take them down.
~ This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab, Kindle Location 1073 (ARC)
"How could you sleep when a new island has cropped up in the middle of the night?" Nikolai twisted his mouth. "Because in my slumber, I was unaware that a new island cropped up in the middle of the night."
~ The Crown's Game by Evelyn Skye, Kindle Location 2949 (ARC)
That night's movie was a classic horror tale called Beauty and the Beast. It's the story of an awesomely cruel and angry monster who takes a pretty girl prisoner, but she ends up turning him into a human through singing and romance. It is so tragic. I've seen monsters leave the theater shaking in fear after watching it.
~ Gorilla Tactics (Dr. Critchlore's School for Minions #2) by Sheila Grau, pg. 27