As the youngest, non-natural deity-like being, he didn't have the history-- or the patience-- D or Jule had with such creatures as the Watchers.
He was surrounded by the half-vamp, half-human creatures of the town and waded through them to where Dusty stood.
Some sort of immortal creatures called Guardians are trying to destroy humanity.
Her father said Guardians were her enemies, creatures who preyed on humans, and that she must use her powers to kill them.
She still felt defenseless against whatever creatures her father and the Guardians were.
My father was the White God, the deity charged with safeguarding good and battling evil on behalf of all the creatures of the universe.
There are … creatures older than me in the universe, and they were fighting a turf war over who ruled what part of the universe.
Why would creatures like them bother?
There are a few creatures I've collected over the years that interest me.
Deidre shook her head, once again feeling too far away from the reality these creatures lived in.
"They are different creatures," Fate said.
Deidre watched, intrigued by how graceful and silent the large creatures were as they moved through the clearing.
Deidre shifted, aware again that she was now defenseless against the creatures that used to either fear her or at least, respect her power.
Only Andre would manage to sound calm standing before two creatures with enough power to turn him to dust.
It was impossible to forget Fate or Death or any other deity once one crossed their paths or to deny that such creatures not only existed, but played a game no one else understood or had a chance of winning.
She didn't want to know what kind of creatures they might be.
Sasha had an affinity for collecting the worst of the worst -- creatures whose intentions toward humans and immortals alike were as far from the Immortal Code as could be.
Restless, he rose and paced again, wondering why Sasha needed an ancient healer in his zoo, a place where creatures came to suffer.
Sasha himself, followed by two members of his guard of immortal badass creatures, delivered the new, bloodied tenant to the cell across the hall.
She heard them coming, the sound of creatures crashing through the forest.
She drew a deep breath, terrified of running into one of those creatures alone, then crept to the door.
With the creatures too distracted to notice her, Katie drew a breath and darted across the hall, shoving the door of the guest bedroom open.
She'd even included him-- in his elf-like form-- in one of her paintings depicting a fantastical scene of sea creatures frolicking on a beach.
Turning away, she missed the movement behind her as another of the creatures appeared from beneath the bed.
Are there other creatures with more than four legs?
And so, one by one, the nine tiny piglets were pushed together until but a single one of the creatures remained.
In the center of each plant grew a daintily dressed Mangaboo, for the clothing of all these creatures grew upon them and was attached to their bodies.
Here were more of the vegetable people with thorns, and silently they urged the now frightened creatures down the street.
At Christmas time he scattered crumbs of bread under the trees, so that the tiny creatures could feast and be happy.
And many other stories are told of this man's great love and pity for the timid creatures which lived in the fields and woods.
For a long time these strange creatures haunted my dreams, and this gloomy period formed a somber background to the joyous Now, filled with sunshine and roses and echoing with the gentle beat of my pony's hoof.
The tang of the untainted, fresh and free sea air was like a cool, quieting thought, and the shells and pebbles and the seaweed with tiny living creatures attached to it never lost their fascination for me.
I said, "No; because, if there were no death, our world would soon be so crowded with living creatures that it would be impossible for any of them to live comfortably."
To many creatures there is in this sense but one necessary of life, Food.
My instinct tells me that my head is an organ for burrowing, as some creatures use their snout and fore paws, and with it I would mine and burrow my way through these hills.
Though it is now dark, the wind still blows and roars in the wood, the waves still dash, and some creatures lull the rest with their notes.
To Bolkonski so many people appeared contemptible and insignificant creatures, and he so longed to find in someone the living ideal of that perfection toward which he strove, that he readily believed that in Speranski he had found this ideal of a perfectly rational and virtuous man.