Keywords: literature & fiction

Snow Glass Apples: A Play for Voices

Snow Glass Apples: A Play for Voices


Neil Gaiman
Jack Zipes
George Walker

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2011

Snow, Glass, Apples Copyright c 1994 Neil GaimanI do not know what manner of thing she is. None of us do. She killedher mother in the birthing, but thats never enough to account forit. They call me wise, but I am far from wise, for all that I foresawfragments of it, frozen moments caught in pools of water or in thecold glass of my mirror. If I were wise I would not have tried tochange what I saw. If I were wise I would have killed myself beforeever I encountered her, before ever I caught ...

Keywords: Fairy Tales Fantasy Genre Fiction Horror Literature & Fiction Mythology & Folk Tales Science Fiction & Fantasy
The Heisenberg Legacy

The Heisenberg Legacy


Christopher Cartwright

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Year of publication: 2018

Christopher Cartwright The Heisenberg Legacy Prologue Luftwaffe Airfield, Stuttgart 22 January 1945 Oberstleutnant Wilhelm Gutwein watched as the Borgward B 3000 military truck backed up to the tail end of his aircraft. Once the green canvas covering the tray was removed, he received his first glimpse of the strange metallic device, which had been hurriedly transferred in secret from a laboratory in Haigerloch. The instrument looked to him like an oversized, charcoal-painted American football, ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Nuclear Weapons Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Ironclad Covenant

The Ironclad Covenant


Christopher Cartwright

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Year of publication: 2018

Christopher Cartwright The Ironclad Covenant Prologue Natchez, Mississippi May 18, 1863 William Chestnuts ankles were bound by heavy leg irons. His wrists were locked in hand irons, which were then shackled to five other prisoners. All were then restrained using the same method. The shackles were the Darby type with barrel locks made by the Hiatt Company. The handcuffs had a square bow with notches on the outside that engaged a lock mechanism shaped like a teardrop. They were the same type hed ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
Code to Extinction

Code to Extinction


Christopher Cartwright

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Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright Code to Extinction Prologue Oymyakon, Eastern Siberia 20 Years Ago They buried his mother under a bruised sunset of purple, red and ochre. It had taken the better part of a week to dig the grave. A task made strenuous and painstakingly slow by the grounds constant state of permafrost. Through a process of lighting a bonfire, letting it burn for hours and then shifting the coals to the side, they were able to dig, inch by inch into the soil until the hole was finally big ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Aleutian Portal

The Aleutian Portal


Christopher Cartwright

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Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright The Aleutian Portal To my good friend Mike Riley, whose sense of humor and love of the outlandish were the basis for this novel. Chapter One Bering Strait Present Day The passenger studied the face in the old American passport. He bit his lower lip as his eyes locked onto the photo. It looked distant, almost forgotten, yet familiar too. Like a relative hed once known well, who had passed away when he was just a child. Hed been living a lie so long hed almost forgotten how ...

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The Third Temple

The Third Temple


Christopher Cartwright

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Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright The Third Temple Prologue Namibian Desert, 1655. It was just before midnight when Harper Smith climbed to the final rise of the highest sand dune. The air smelled richly of salt, giving him hope the coast was near. By his calculations they should have reached it before nightfall. If hed made a mistake with his navigation there was no way they would survive long enough to see it corrected. He was badly winded. The muscles of his calves and thighs were hot with pain. He ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Nostradamus Equation

The Nostradamus Equation


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN: 9781520943626
Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright The Nostradamus Equation Prologue Desert of Barbary 1562 Modern Day Sahara, Africa It had been nearly ten days since his master had taken him to this barbaric and hostile land. Day after day, their small group of devout followers, slaves, and pious men had followed him into the inland sea of burning sand. It was the hottest, driest and most vile place Jacob Prediox had ever seen in his eleven years on earth. Ravaged by Portuguese pirates, Arab slave traders, Muslim ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Cassidy Project

The Cassidy Project


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN: 9781541043398
Year of publication: 2016

Christopher Cartwright The Cassidy Project Prologue Johnston Atoll, North Pacific Ocean July 9, 1962 It was 9 seconds past 9 a.m. precisely Greenwich Mean Time when the Thor Rocket, carrying a W49 Nuclear Warhead exploded at an altitude of 250 miles. Robert Cassidy clicked the stop button on his pocket watch to record the time. In the sky above, an explosion which would later be recorded as reaching 1.44 megatons, erupted sending an artificial aurora borealis of splendid colors across the ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
Rogue Wave

Rogue Wave


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN: 1534886605
Year of publication: 2016

Christopher Cartwright Rogue Wave Prologue Bermuda, Five Days Ago The clock showed precisely 4:30 p.m. on the island of Bermuda. Luke Eldridge ran his right hand along his unshaven face. It was uncomfortable. For his 38 years of life hed always maintained a clean shaven face, until this week. At five-foot ten he was roughly average height for an American of his generation. He had thick brown hair. Hazel eyes. A smile that would have allowed him to go into politics and a cleft chin that made him ...

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Atlantis Stolen

Atlantis Stolen


Christopher Cartwright

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Year of publication: 2016

Christopher Cartwright Atlantis Stolen Thanks very much to Cheryl my editor, and Kris, my beta-reader Prologue Dutch Trading Post, 1638. The barren winter landscape was desolate in its beauty. While the sun approached its zenith, it did little to stop the cold stinging his weather-worn face while he worked. Albert Olsen filled his bucket with another shovel of sludge and then turned to climb the slippery crest of the muddy bank. Once on the ridge, he didnt have far to walk before he could dump ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Atlantis Genre Fiction Historical Mysteries Literature & Fiction Maritime Adventure Sea Adventures Sea Stories
The Mahogany Ship

The Mahogany Ship


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN: 1523277092
Year of publication: 2015

Christopher Cartwright The Mahogany Ship This ones for my children. Elise and Matthew, who are by far the greatest challenge and rewarding adventure of my life. Prologue Southern Ocean, December 22, 1812 Muttering a vicious oath, Jack Robertson threw up. Again. It was the most violent storm hed endured since leaving England almost eight months earlier. The experience confirmed his vow that once he arrived at the settlement in Sydney Cove hed never take to the sea again. The Emily Rose shuddered ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Genre Fiction Literature & Fiction Maritime Adventure Sea Adventures Sea Stories
The Last Airship

The Last Airship


Christopher Cartwright

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Year of publication: 2015

Christopher Cartwright The Last Airship This ones for my wife, Maricris, who is the best thing thats ever happened to me. Prologue Munich, Germany, 24 September 1939. It was exactly twenty three days since Germany had invaded Poland, setting into motion the largest war the world had ever seen. Peter Greenstein looked up at the giant in the clearing. Like a dark cloud in the night sky, she created an ominous silhouette above the opening in the already obscured forest of the moonless night. He had ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
Jonathan Livingston Seagull: The New Complete Edition

Jonathan Livingston Seagull: The New Complete Edition


Richard Bach
Russell Munson

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Year of publication: 2014

Contents Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four Last Words About the Author To the real Jonathan Seagull, who lives within us all JonathanLivingstonSeagull.com It was morning, and the new sun sparkled gold across the ripples of a gentle sea. A mile from shore a fishing boat chummed the water, and the word for Breakfast Flock flashed through the air, till a crowd of a thousand seagulls came to dodge and fight for bits of food. It was another busy day beginning. But way off alone, out by himself ...

Keywords: American Classics Contemporary Contemporary Fiction Encyclopedias Fairy Tales Fantasy Fiction Genre Fiction Inspirational Literary Literary Fiction Literature & Fiction Metaphysical Mythology & Folk Tales Reference Religion & Spirituality Science Fiction & Fantasy Spirituality United States
Solomon's Gold

Solomon's Gold


Alex Lukeman

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Year of publication: 2017

Alex Lukeman Solomons Gold Dedicated to those who keep the barbarians from the gates The PROJECT is an elite counter-terrorismintelligence unit answering only to the President of the United States. The Team Elizabeth Harker: Director of the Project. Formerly part of the task force investigating 911 until sidelined for challenging the findings. Picked by the president to head up the Project for her independent thinking and sharp intelligence. Nick Carter: Former major, USMC. The team leader in ...

Keywords: Action and Adventure Espionage Literature & Fiction Mystery Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Spies & Politics Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
Esther's Sling

Esther's Sling


Ben Brunson

ISBN: 1939893011
Year of publication: 2013

Ben Brunson Esthers Sling To Robert Brunson, my father and inspiration Prelude It is the mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to erase Israel from the map of the region. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Assistant Professor of Transportation Engineering, Elm-o Sanat University at a meeting of the International Conference for Support of the Intifada as quoted by the Fars News Agency of Iran on January 15, 2001. We declare explicitly that we will not be satisfied with anything less than the complete ...

Keywords: Action Action & Adventure Iran Israel Literature & Fiction Military Military Thriller Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nuclear Weapons Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense War & Military

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