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House of Prayer No. 2: A Writer's Journey Home

House of Prayer No. 2: A Writer's Journey Home


Mark Richard

ISBN: 9780385534062
Year of publication: 2011

to my father for my sons And Jacob awaked out of his sleep, and he said, Surely the LORD is in this place and I knew it not. GENESIS 28 : 16 SAY YOU HAVE A SPECIAL CHILD, which in the South means one between Downs and dyslexic. Birth him with his father away on Army maneuvers along East Texas bayous. Give him his only visitor in the military hospital his fathers father, a sometime railroad man, sometime hired gun for Huey Long with a Louisiana Special Police badge. Take the infant to Manhattan, ...

Keywords: 20th Century Authors; American Authors; American - 20th Century Biography Biography & Autobiography General Literary Personal Memoirs Richard; Mark
Blood Codex

Blood Codex


David Wood
Alan Baxter

ISBN: 9781534903166
Year of publication: 2016

David Wood, Alan Baxter Blood Codex Prologue Near the City of York Kingdom of Northumbria, England October, 867 CE Leather-armored men with bloodstained hands forced Aella to his knees, raised his arms wide and high, and tied his hands to posts of weathered wood. They used knives to strip away his remaining clothes, and left him shivering and naked, kneeling on the wet grass. Aella lifted his head to stare into the face of Ivar the Boneless as the huge, muscled son of Ragnar Lodbrok approached, ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure action adventure birthmarks devil's bible Genre Fiction Horror Literature & Fiction Men's Adventure Mystery Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Occult Paranormal secret archives Thriller Thriller & Suspense Travel Vatican War & Military Women's Adventure
The Prophecy of Death

The Prophecy of Death


Michael JECKS

ISBN: 9781472219862
Year of publication: 2014

Michael Jecks The Prophecy of Death Glossary Assart A clearing in a forest, in which a farmer had created arable land by cutting down trees and grubbing up the roots. Bellatores Medieval society thought itself composed of three groups: religious, who prayed for mens souls, peasants, who gave their labour to provide food and clothing, and the warrior class, the bellatores, who maintained order. Buttery Kings office which was responsible for ales, wines and other stores. Castellan The man in ...

Keywords: _MARKED blt Fiction General
The Devil's Apprentice

The Devil's Apprentice


Edward Marston

ISBN: 9780749015169
Year of publication: 2014

Edward Marston The Devils Apprentice A witch is one that worketh by the Devill, or by some devilish or curious art, either hurting or healing, revealing or foretelling things to come, which the devil hath devised to entangle and snare mens souls withal unto damnation. George Giffard: A Discourse on the Subtill Practices of Devilles by Witches and Sorcerers. 1587 Chapter One Nicholas Bracewell had walked only fifty yards from the house when he saw the dead body. Covered in frost and spattered ...

Keywords: & Detective Fiction Historical MARKED Mystery
An Air of Treason

An Air of Treason


P F Chisholm

ISBN: 9781464202223
Year of publication: 2014

P. F. Chisholm An Air of Treason Saturday 16th September 1592, morning It was the devils own job, it truly was, thought Hughie Tyndale. How the hell had he agreed to it Why had he agreed to it The internal voice that never missed a chance to jeer at him was quick with an answer. So ye wouldna hang, it said, why else Ill hang if I manage it, Hugh said back to the jeering voice. The jeering voice said nothing because this was plainly true. If you got caught killing someone, you generally hanged. ...

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A Murder of Crows

A Murder of Crows


P F Chisholm

ISBN: 1590587375
Year of publication: 2011

P. F. Chisholm A Murder of Crows Prologue A hunchback and a poet met in the glorious gardens belonging to the hunchbacks father. The poet was dusty and tired, having ridden up from London to report to his new employer on the sensational events in and around the Fleet Prison the previous Sunday. The hunchback preferred to sit in the shade, dressed in his customary black damask and white falling band, his lean handsome face tilted slightly sideways to listen more carefully. Beside him, since he ...

Keywords: & & British Fiction Historical Literature MARKED Mystery Mystery; Thriller Suspense
Following the Equator

Following the Equator


Mark Twain

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2004

FOLLOWING THE EQUATOR PART 1. CHAPTER I. A man may have no bad habits and have worse. Puddnhead Wilsons New Calendar. The PartyAcross America to VancouverOn Board the WarrimoSteamer ChairsThe CaptainGoing Home under a CloudA Gritty PurserThe Brightest PassengerRemedy for Bad HabitsThe Doctor and the LumbagoA Moral PauperLimited SmokingRemittance-men. The starting point of this lecturing-trip around the world was Paris, where we had been living a year or two. We sailed for America, and there made ...

Keywords: 1835-1910 -- Travel Equator -- Description and travel Mark Twain Voyages around the world
A Rifleman Went to War

A Rifleman Went to War


Herbert W McBride

ISBN: 9781623580292
Year of publication: 2012

A RIFLEMAN WENT TO WAR By Herbert W. McBride Captain Twenty-first Battalion Canadian Expeditionary Force and United States Army Being a narrative of the authors experiences and observations while with the Canadian Corps in France and Belgium, September 1915April 1917. With particular emphasis upon the use of the military rifle in sniping, its place in modern armament, and the work of the individual soldier. Originally published by Small-Arms Technical Publishing Company, 1935 This edition ...

Keywords: marksmanship sniping trench warfare Western Front World War I
Dr. Nyet

Dr. Nyet


Ted Mark

ISBN:
Year of publication: 0

Ted Mark DR. NYET CHAPTER ONE It started in London. It started in darkness. It started in bed. It started in Gladys almost. But not quite. Gladys She was a pre-Pygmalion Eliza Doolittle with more frontage than the fair ladies of stage, screen, and video combined. She was a eavenly arlot with ot ips and eathenish aunches. And igh opes of cadging a sheaf of shillings from the American tourist shed picked up at a bar in Piccadilly. The American tourist was me. Steve Victor. The man from O.R.G.Y. ...

Keywords: O.R.G.Y. Ted Mark
The Temptation of Jack Orkney

The Temptation of Jack Orkney


Doris May Lessing

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1972

Doris Lessing The Temptation of Jack Orkney His father was dying. It was a telegram, saying also: YOU UNOBTAINABLE TELEPHONE. He had been on the telephone since seven that morning. It was the housekeeper who had sent the telegram. Did Mrs Markham not know that she could have asked the telephone authorities to interrupt his conversations for an urgent message The irritation of the organizer who is manipulating intractable people and events now focussed on Mrs Markham, but he tried to alleviate it ...

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