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Soothsayer: Magic Is All Around Us

Soothsayer: Magic Is All Around Us


Allison Sipe

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

SOOTHSAYER Magic is all around us ALLISON SIPE To Eric, Thank you for all your love and support. Without you Soothsayer would still be sitting on the shelf collecting dust. You and I are not the polite people that live in poems. We are blessed and cursed by our times. Guinevere Prologue England, 1782 Utter darkness enveloped the world around us, the air thick with mist. I couldnt see anything beyond my own feet. The trees rose up out of the ground like hands of the dead, cold and lifeless. The ...

Keywords: Arthurian Fairy Tales Fantasy Literature & Fiction Mythology Mythology & Folk Tales Paranormal & Urban Science Fiction & Fantasy сказочная фантастика
Heartland

Heartland


Ana Simo

ISBN: 9781632061508
Year of publication: 2018

Ana Simo HEARTLAND 1 Blue Ribbon It all began in the summer of 1976 when I won the Blue Ribbon at Elmira Countys Junior Progymnasmata with Benbassa, an inadvertently anti-Semitic fable. In the first of a long series of obfuscations about my person, I pretended to be fifteen to qualify for the contest, when I was just eleven years, seven months, three days and seventeen hours old. At the time I composed Benbassa, I didnt know any Jews, unless one counted the sweltering Rafael Cohen, which no one ...

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The Woman She Was

The Woman She Was


Rosa Jordan

ISBN: 9781926972466
Year of publication: 2012

Rosa Jordan THE WOMAN SHE WAS Dedicated to the memory of Celia Snchez and those Cubans still working to realize her humanitarian vision of their homeland. Memorial of Celia Snchez Map of Cuba ONE CELIA was sure that she had not fainted, hallucinated, nor suffered an altered state. She had simplywhat Carefully, as if reviewing a patients case history, she tried to reconstruct what had happened. As on previous visits, she had first examined the small museums paltry exhibits: a few articles of ...

Keywords: Cuba
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Blank


Matt Eaton

ISBN: 9781311041081
Year of publication: 2015

Matt Eaton BLANK President Clinton asked me when I went over to Justice to find the answers to two questions who killed JFK and are there UFOs. Webb Hubbell, Friends in High Places One The chilled predawn light offered just enough illumination to negotiate Canberras streets without headlights, but the progress was slow. The sheer volume of domestic flotsam that had migrated from the abandoned yards of Yarralumla made driving a hazardous prospect. If the car broke down or a tyre punctured, ...

Keywords: afterlife communications army intelligence australian aborigines bases international affairs JFK assassination outback adventure postapocalyptic thriller secret government supernatural abilities scifi
Mind Games with a Serial Killer

Mind Games with a Serial Killer


Brian Alan Lane

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

Brian Alan Lane MIND GAMES WITH A SERIAL KILLER With thanks for the support of my friends, family, everyone at Dove Books, and that great editor and gifted writer, Lee Montgomery, who did the unthinkable and went out on a limb for me. B.A.L. About the Book When it was first released, Brian Alan Lanes genre-bending bestseller Mind Games With a Serial Killer was simultaneously hailed and reviled. Some readers wrote that the book was personally important and life-changing, others that it was the ...

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Body Art

Body Art


Garry Charles

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Year of publication: 2010

Garry Charles BODY ART Jeff Reardon had only ever seen beauty like it once before in his life. The first time shed been flesh and blood. A face on the street. A whiff of perfume on a passing breeze. None of the others could match what shed had Never Yes, shed been perfection for the briefest of times and Jeff had never thought he would see her again. But now here she was, staring back at him from the brick fascia of the warehouse. You all right, boss Mark asked. Yeah, fine. Jeff had to rip his ...

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Steel Wind

Steel Wind


Jeff Edwards

ISBN: 9781640620483
Year of publication: 2018

Jeff Edwards Steel Wind PRAISE FOR JEFF EDWARDS BOOKS Jeff Edwards has created a superb thriller that grips the reader from beginning to end. Brilliantly executed. CLIVE CUSSLER, International bestselling author of RAISE THE TITANIC and THE ROMANOV RANSOM Unfamiliar and exciting territory a magnificent yarn Guaranteed to keep you turning pages well into the night. GREG BEAR, New York Times bestselling author of KILLING TITAN and DARWINS RADIO Jeff Edwards spins a stunning and ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Naval Naval Battles North Korea Technothriller War
Condomnauts

Condomnauts


é ánchez ómez

ISBN: 9781632061867
Year of publication: 2018

Yoss CONDOMNAUT For Susana and Roland, because this idea for a possible story came up on their visit to Havana, and now it is a novel. For Elizabeth, my little muse. THE SKYSCAPE SPLAYED ACROSS the holoscreens turns from pitch black to navy blue to baby blue to milky white. I glance at the instruments and punch in a landing course correction. The numbers on the altimeter fall precipitously, and at last the dense ammonia clouds open up to give me a view of the ground below. Right on target. It ...

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The Custom of the Sea

The Custom of the Sea


Neil Hanson

ISBN: 9780385600835
Year of publication: 2017

Neil Hanson THE CUSTOM OF THE SEA For Lynn, Jack and Drew Prologue The small boat was drifting in a vast expanse of empty ocean. The sun burned down from a sky the colour of brass and even the waves seemed flattened, oppressed by the heat. The oars lay idle and the faint breeze barely ruffled the makeshift sail four tattered shirts lashed together. Three gaunt, wild-eyed men sprawled in the bottom of the dinghy. Their skeletal bodies were emaciated and covered in sores, their feet and legs ...

Keywords: cannibalism
Hooligan

Hooligan


Philipp Winkler

ISBN: 9781628728675
Year of publication: 2018

Philipp Winkler HOOLIGAN Translated from the German by Bradley Schmidt For my parents TRANSLATORS NOTE Heiko Kolbe, the narrator of this novel, is torn between feelings of obligation for his family and for the surrogate family he has found in the hooligan scene affiliated with his local professional Fussball club, Hannover 96. The 96 in the name refers to the year the club was established, 1896. Football, in its various translations, is how the rest of the world refers to what Americans call ...

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Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It

Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It


Dan Hampton

ISBN: 9780062688743
Year of publication: 2018

Dan Hampton Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It Dedication For Colonel Ken K. O. Chilstrom and his 114 fallen brothers-in-arms Prologue It looked like a crucified man. Stark and lonely, the little aircraft hung in the chill morning air of March 1, 1945, pointed skyward on a seventy-nine-foot latticed launcher. Its stubby wings, nearly twelve feet across, gave a peculiar, truncated appearance compared to the ...

Keywords: Aerodynamics Aviation Biography History Mechanics Military History Non-Fiction Science Sound Barrier Supersonic Transportation
King Solomon's Curse

King Solomon's Curse


Andy McDermott

ISBN: 9781472236876
Year of publication: 2017

Andy McDermott King Solomons Curse About the Author Andy McDermott is the bestselling author of the Nina Wilde Eddie Chase adventure thrillers, which have been sold in over 30 countries and 20 languages. His debut novel, THE HUNT FOR ATLANTIS, was his first of several New York Times bestsellers. KING SOLOMONS CURSE is the fourteenth book in the series, including digital short story THE LAST SURVIVOR, and he has also written the explosive spy thriller THE PERSONA PROTOCOL. A former journalist ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure BA Fiction Suspense Thrillers
A Prayer to Saint Strelok: A Tale From the Exclusion Zone

A Prayer to Saint Strelok: A Tale From the Exclusion Zone


Patrick Todoroff

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Patrick Todoroff A Prayer to Saint Strelok: A Tale From the Exclusion Zone 1.a shred of luck is all I ask The tourists were whining again. Not even fifteen kilometers in and the eggheads are complaining: they are out of breath their feet hurt the packs are heavy when is the next stop so we can rest Hadnt he, Yuri Bonyev, always the thoughtful guide, urged them to purchase good boots Hadnt he already stopped to let them rest twice Here he was humping two extra canteens, two first-aid kits, and ...

Keywords: 'STALKER' Abandoned Military Base Post-Apocalyptic Science Fiction
Hunter Killer: The War with China - The Battle for the Central Pacific

Hunter Killer: The War with China - The Battle for the Central Pacific


David Poyer

ISBN: 9781250097958
Year of publication: 2017

David Poyer Hunter Killer: The War with China The Battle for the Central Pacific Here is a mountain range at last, old man, across your easy path No mole-hills, these bare cliffs, sharp ledges, frowning chasms, overhanging steeps No valley, no way through only the pass, high up and far. Now gird your loins face ancient facts take stock of what is in you You are brave enough you do not hesitate No fear you will scale a higher mountain than you climb you will surmount yourself You will be ...

Keywords: China India Military Thriller Naval Battles Okinawa South Korea Taiwan Technothriller Thriller War
Onslaught: The War With China - The Opening Battle

Onslaught: The War With China - The Opening Battle


David Poyer

ISBN: 9781250056313
Year of publication: 2016

David Poyer Onslaught: The War With China The Opening Battle It is time, Odysseus said, that I told you of the disastrous voyage that Zeus had willed. HOMER 1 The East China Sea The tiny, pale, crab-like animal had hatched only hours before. It scurried about a world it barely sensed. Tendrils of weed. Cool water, seething with microscopic prey. And arching above, a scatter of stars. The crab clambered here and there, fearful and greedy, grasping and eating. With only the faintest stirrings of ...

Keywords: China India Military Thriller Naval Battles Okinawa South Korea Taiwan Technothriller Thriller War

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