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Apollo 8.1

Apollo 8.1


Matt Eaton

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Matt Eaton APOLLO 8.1 GRAB A FREE NOVELLA Sign up to the authors mailing list and youll receive a free copy of SLEEPING GODS, book one of the Verus Foundation Series. You can find the details at the end of APOLLO 8.1 CHOOSE DEATH The room is lighter and more comfortable than the cell where the Russians are being held. But Frank Borman knows better than to let a jug of fresh water and a bowl of fresh berries lull him into a false sense of security. His captor faces him across a table. Why are ...

Keywords: alien conspiracy cover up apollo 8 astronaut Frank Borman moon landing NASA Apollo moon missions Space Race
4 3 2 1

4 3 2 1


Paul Auster

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

The author and publisher have provided this e-book to you for your personal use only. You may not make this e-book publicly available in any way. Copyright infringement is against the law. If you believe the copy of this e-book you are reading infringes on the authors copyright, please notify the publisher at: us.macmillanusa.compiracy. for Siri Hustvedt 1.0 According to family legend, Fergusons grandfather departed on foot from his native city of Minsk with one hundred rubles sewn into the ...

Keywords: Contemporary
The Evil Genius: A Domestic Story

The Evil Genius: A Domestic Story


Wilkie Collins

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1999

THE EVIL GENIUS A DOMESTIC STORY By Wilkie Collins Affectionately Dedicated to Holman Hunt BEFORE THE STORY. Miss Westerfields Education 1. The Trial. THE gentlemen of the jury retired to consider their verdict. Their foreman was a person doubly distinguished among his colleagues. He had the clearest head, and the readiest tongue. For once the right man was in the right place. Of the eleven jurymen, four showed their characters on the surface. They were: The hungry juryman, who wanted his ...

Keywords: Divorce -- Fiction England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction Ship captains -- Fiction Women -- Social conditions -- Fiction
Recce: Small Team Operations Behind Enemy Lines

Recce: Small Team Operations Behind Enemy Lines


Koos Stadler

ISBN: 9780624069447
Year of publication: 2015

Koos Stadler SMALL TEAM MISSIONS BEHIND ENEMY LINES Dedicated to my father, Koos, who kindled the spirit of adventure in me, and my dearest wife, Karien, who had no option but to scale every cliff with me. About the layout The layout in this digital edition of Recce may differ from that of the printed version, depending on the settings on your reader. The layout displays optimally if you use the default setting on your reader. Readers can experiment with the settings to have the text displayed ...

Keywords: 51 Reconnaissance Commando Angola Bushmen elite soldiers Military History Military missions Operation Abduct Operation Angel Operation Caudad Operation Cerberus Operation Colosseum Operation Daisy Operation Killarney secret missions South African Army South African authors South African Border War Special Forces special forces training Terrorism
A Voice in the Night

A Voice in the Night


Jack McDevitt

ISBN: 9781596068810
Year of publication: 2018

Jack McDevitt A VOICE IN THE NIGHT JACK McDEVITT, HISTORY BUILDER By Martin L. Shoemaker In the field of science fiction writinga field that Jack McDevitt has worked in for 37 yearsthey teach us about world building. This is the art of crafting a new world where the story takes place. The world might be almost the same as our own, or wildly different but the authors task is to make the differences believable, consistent, and comprehensible, so the reader can better understand the challenges that ...

Keywords: Aliens Collection Colonization contact Exploration starship
The Other

The Other


Marilyn Peake

ISBN: 9781983916687
Year of publication: 2018

Marilyn Peake THE OTHER PART 1 Cora Frost, Ph.D. Chapter 1 I was packing to leave when a Breaking News story came on the TV. The CIA had launched an investigation into reports of UFOs and outer space aliens that seemed to occur every day now. Thats how serious this had become. As a Psychology professor investigating the same thing, I liked to keep a cool head, remain rational. The focus of my research: this is nothing more than mass hysteria. Although nothing more doesnt adequately explain the ...

Keywords: Alien Contact Genetic Engineering
Blind Love

Blind Love


Wilkie Collins

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2005

Blind Love by Wilkie Collins PREFACE IN the month of August 1889, and in the middle of the seaside holiday, a message came to me from Wilkie Collins, then, though we hoped otherwise, on his death-bed. It was conveyed to me by Mr. A. P. Watt. He told me that his son had just come from Wilkie Collins: that they had been speaking of his novel, Blind Love, then running in the Illustrated London News: that the novel was, unfortunately, unfinished: that he himself could not possibly finish it: and ...

Keywords: Conspiracies -- Fiction Domestic fiction Ireland -- Fiction Married women -- Fiction Secret societies -- Fiction Suspense fiction
Irontown Blues

Irontown Blues


John Varley

ISBN: 9781101989388
Year of publication: 2018

John Varley Irontown Blues BOOKS BY JOHN VARLEY The Ophiuchi Hotline The Persistence of Vision Picnic on Nearside formerly titled The Barbie Murders Millennium Blue Champagne Steel Beach The Golden Globe Red Thunder Mammoth Red Lightning Rolling Thunder Slow Apocalypse Dark Lightning Irontown Blues THE GAEAN TRILOGY Titan Wizard Demon The John Varley Reader: Thirty Years of Short Fiction One The dame blew into my office like a warm breeze off the Pacific. In other circumstances Id have loved to ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Alien Contact Fiction Science Fiction Space Opera
A Fair Penitent

A Fair Penitent


Wilkie Collins

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1999

A FAIR PENITENT By Wilkie Collins Charles Pineau Duclos was a French writer of biographies and novels, who lived and worked during the first half of the eighteenth century. He prospered sufficiently well, as a literary man, to be made secretary to the French Academy, and to be allowed to succeed Voltaire in the office of historiographer of France. He has left behind him, in his own country, the reputation of a lively writer of the second class, who addressed the public of his day with fair ...

Keywords: Conversion -- Fiction English fiction Nuns -- Fiction
The Break

The Break


Sean Gabb

ISBN: 9781310247996
Year of publication: 2014

Sean Gabb THE BREAK Chapter One Though it could hold a dozen oarsmen, the longboat had a draft shallow enough to get it within a few yards of the shore. Jennifer had to clutch hard to steady herself as a sudden ebbing of the waves made it scrape on the shingle. With an easy motion, Count Robert was straight over the side. For a moment, the sea came up to his waist. Then it dropped below his knees. Come on, my Little Bear he cried in Latin. He laughed and said more, but the massive roar of the ...

Keywords: byzantium catholic church disaster apocalyptic dystopian apocalyptic Horror norman conquest police state Political thriller Satire Science Fiction st margarets time slip Young Adult
Nightflyers: The Illustrated Edition

Nightflyers: The Illustrated Edition


George R R Martin
David Palumbo

ISBN: 9780525619680
Year of publication: 2018

George R. R. Martin NIGHTFLYERS The Illustrated Edition WHEN JESUS OF NAZARETH HUNG DYING on his cross, the volcryn passed within a year of his agony, headed outward. When the Fire Wars raged on Earth, the volcryn sailed near Old Poseidon, where the seas were still unnamed and unfished. By the time the stardrive had transformed the Federated Nations of Earth into the Federal Empire, the volcryn had moved into the fringes of Hrangan space. The Hrangans never knew it. Like us they were children of ...

Keywords: Alien Contact novella Space Exploration
Londongrad

Londongrad


Mark Hollingsworth
Stewart Lansley

ISBN: 9780007287147
Year of publication: 2016

Mark Hollingsworth and Stewart Lansley LONDONGRAD FROM RUSSIA WITH CASH THE INSIDE STORY OF THE OLIGARCHS There are no barriers to a rich man - Russian proverb CHAPTER 1 The Man Who Knew Too Much I have dug myself into a hole and I am in too deep. I am not sure that I can dig myself out - STEPHEN CURTIS, January 2004 6.56 P.M., WEDNESDAY, 3 MARCH 2004. A brand-new white six-seater .5-million Agusta A109E helicopter lands under an overcast sky at Battersea heliport in south-west London. Waiting ...

Keywords: business and economics international
A Good Day for Seppuku

A Good Day for Seppuku


Kate Braverman

ISBN: 9780872867215
Year of publication: 2018

Kate Braverman A GOOD DAY FOR SEPPUKU SHORT STORIES OHARE I love OHare Airport, with its unpredictable weather and constant gate and terminal changes. This is where I board my plane to Los Angeles. OHare is a zone with variables that cant be controlled. Cell phone service ceases and nobody can tell me no. I wander corridors that end in cul-de-sacs where I sit alone in alcoves. Loudspeakers announce implausible destinations like Madrid, Prague and Tokyo. I pretend Im someone else. I have a red or ...

Keywords: Contemporary Women Family Life Short Stories (Single Author)
Tomorrow's Kin

Tomorrow's Kin


Nancy Kress

ISBN: 9780765390295
Year of publication: 2017

Nancy Kress TOMORROWS KIN For Jack, as what is not ACKNOWLEDGMENTS I would like to thank my agent, the wonderful Eleanor Wood my terrific editor, Beth Meacham my husband, Jack Skillingstead, the best of first readers and my dear friend Dr. Maura Glynn-Thami, who saves me from so many medical errors in all my fiction. PART ONE We see in these facts some deep organic bond, prevailing throughout space and time. This bond, on my theory, is simple inheritance. Charles Darwin, The Origin of Species ...

Keywords: Alien Contact Genetic Engineering
Record of a Night Too Brief

Record of a Night Too Brief


Hiromi Kawakami

ISBN: 9781782272724
Year of publication: 2017

Hiromi Kawakami RECORD OF A NIGHT TOO BRIEF RECORD OF A NIGHT TOO BRIEF 1 HORSE What was that itch on my back I wondered. And then I realized that it was the nightthe night was nibbling into me. It wasnt that late, still only twilight, but the darkness seemed to have collected just above my shoulders. A black clump of it had fastened onto me, eating away at my back. I wriggled, trying to shake it off, but the night clung fast. When I tried to rip it off with my hands, it floated away, as vapour, ...

Keywords: Contemporary Women Psychological

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