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The Night We Buried Road Dog

The Night We Buried Road Dog


Jack Cady

ISBN: 9781892058003
Year of publication: 2010

Jack Cady THE NIGHT WE BURIED ROAD DOG Jack Cady, FSF, and Road Dog By Kristine Kathryn Rusch Jack Cady never looked like a stereotypical writer. He looked like a Pacific Northwest fisherman. He had an angular, weather-toughened face, which he accented with a beard but no mustache. His deep voice was authoritative, but his eyes were always kind. And he was patientoh, so very patient. He had to be. When he sent me The Night We Buried Road Dog, he walked into the middle of a battle zone. I, the ...

Keywords: ghost
The Jonah Watch

The Jonah Watch


Jack Cady

ISBN: 9781630230210
Year of publication: 2014

Jack Cady THE JONAH WATCH For Carol, a fellow historian So Jonah Arose, and Went Unto Nineveh, According to the Word of the Lord. Jonah 3:3 Authors Note This tale remembers the cutters Yankton and Legare, and the men who sailed them. Experienced seamen who recall the early 1950s, which is the setting for this story, will see that the Coast Guard cutter Adrian is a conglomerate of the 125-foot and 110-foot classes. As to the spectral, other-worldly nature of what follows: I never saw a Coast ...

Keywords: ghost
The Hauntings of Hood Canal

The Hauntings of Hood Canal


Jack Cady

ISBN: 9781630230340
Year of publication: 2016

Jack Cady THE HAUNTINGS OF HOOD CANAL For Stephen Becker 19271999 Great man, great friend, great writer And then the headman turns to the bones. For the bones a platform has been built of oak and a stout tanned hide shelters the bones from wind and rain. The bones are of several small people, perhaps children, perhaps the smaller forefathers that figure in ceremonial tales of the ancient hot green land to the south. Thirty years ago, when these bones were taken, the headman declared that they ...

Keywords: ghost
Finding Audrey

Finding Audrey


Sophie Kinsella

ISBN: 9781448196845
Year of publication: 2015

Contents About the BookTitle Page Dedication Finding Audrey About the Author Also by Sophie Kinsella Copyright About the Book Audrey cant leave the house. She cant even take off her dark glasses inside the house. Then her brothers friend Linus stumbles into her life. With his friendly orange-slice smile, and his funny notes, he starts to entice Audrey out again well, Starbucks is a start. And with Linus at her side, Audrey feels like she can do things shed thought were too scary. Suddenly, ...

Keywords: Family General Humorous Stories Juvenile Fiction Love & Romance Social Issues
Wartime Sexual Violence Against Men

Wartime Sexual Violence Against Men


Élise éron

ISBN: 9781786609298
Year of publication: 2018

lise Fron WARTIME SEXUAL VIOLENCE AGAINST MEN MASCULINITIES AND POWER IN CONFLICT ZONES Acknowledgements I am forever indebted to those in Eastern DRC, Burundi, Rwanda, and Northern Ireland who agreed to share their stories with me, however painful and daunting. I am also grateful to all my colleagues and MA students in the Great Lakes region of Africa who encouraged me to write this book and who helped me to identify and meet relevant interlocutors for this research. All mistakes or ...

Keywords: castration rape war crimes
The Mandibles: A Family, 2029-2047

The Mandibles: A Family, 2029-2047


Lionel Shriver

ISBN: 9780007560745
Year of publication: 2016

Lionel Shriver THE MANDIBLES A FAMILY, 20292047 TO BRADFORD HALL WILLIAMS. Although you had little time for fiction, youd have liked this book. Who would have imagined that a cantankerous misanthrope would be so fiercely missed Collapse is a sudden, involuntary and chaotic form of simplification. JAMES RICKARDS, CURRENCY WARS 2029 CHAPTER 1 GRAY WATER Dont use clean water to wash your hands Intended as a gentle reminder, the admonishment came out shrill. Florence didnt want to seem like what ...

Keywords: dystopia
Infinite Detail

Infinite Detail


Tim Maughan

ISBN: 9780374718602
Year of publication: 2019

Tim Maughan INFINITE DETAIL for sava 1. AFTER The pathetic tinkle of the shops bell announces their first visitor, the first believer of the day. The first of the regulars, the tired-looking mothers and lost children, the ones that come in just to catch a quick word with Mary, to thank her, to nervously leave offerings on her desk, to smile their awkward, uncomfortable smiles. The ones that just pop in to stare at the sad, pale, distant, generic dead faces. All right, Janet, Tyrone says. Hello, ...

Keywords: dystopia
Island of Fear

Island of Fear


David Holman

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2019

David Holman Island of Fear For my girls. Part 1 The Praying Mantis Chapter 1 The chambermaid burst through the door, almost sending retired Air Commodore Sir Alistair Higgins tumbling down the stairs. Thankfully, his bulky six-foot frame prevented him from a fall which would have most certainly made him miss the parade. At that moment, he was grateful for his life-long hearty appetite. He looked angrily at her, staring into her eyes for an apology, watery eyes that seemed to gaze straight ...

Keywords: Aviation Espionage Mystery Private Investigators Technothriller Thriller
Countdown to Terror

Countdown to Terror


David Holman

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

David Holman Countdown to Terror For Kirstie, You are always there for me Part One Prospero Chapter 1 There was no sign of the black Ford Consul which had been chasing Karl Ruger through the early rising mists of the April morning. Had choosing to use the labyrinth of small alleyways that weaved around this South London estate, enabled him to evade it In the breaking dawn light, the 46 year old rocket engineer was exhausted. He spread out his hands onto a wall a fly-poster of McKennas Gold, the ...

Keywords: Aviation Espionage Mystery Private Investigators Technothriller Thriller
Ideas: A History from Fire to Freud

Ideas: A History from Fire to Freud


Peter Watson

ISBN: 0753820897
Year of publication: 2013

It would be a dull reader that failed to be stimulated either by the questions it raises or by the answers it gives to all sorts of questions that one would never have thought of asking Noel Malcolm, Sunday Telegraph In Ideas: A History from Fire to Freud, Watson gives us an astonishing overview of human intellectual development . . . For him, human thought develops as much in response to changes in the natural environment such as shifts in climate and the appearance of new diseases as from ...

Keywords: General History World
The Hunt for Excalibur

The Hunt for Excalibur


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2019

Christopher Cartwright The Hunt for Excalibur Prologue Minamisma Harbor, Japan Friday, 11, March, 2011 The Hoshi Maru rode the sea off the north-eastern coastal waters of Japan with arrogant indifference. At a hundred and eighty feet in length, a beam of fifty, and a double layered hull of steel, it was difficult to imagine anything that would disturb the fishing trawler. Captain Itaru Katsuz grinned as his eyes swept the horizon. The dark swells shifted against one another like giant shards of ...

Keywords: Action Adventure Historical Mysteries Thriller
Ark Found

Ark Found


Rick Chesler

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2019

Rick Chesler Ark Found Prologue April 15, 1912 North Atlantic Ocean, aboard the R.M.S. Titanic Chronopoulos Dimitrios wondered why the band was still playing. Clearly, despite all the hoopla proclaiming it unsinkable, the great liner Titanic was sinking. Theyd struck an iceberg, hed heard. From his position above the port side Boat Deck, he watched the seven musicians play as though it was any other late night performance. But the angle of the deck now had a pronounced list to it. Chronopoulos ...

Keywords: Adventure Historical Mysteries Thriller
Cat Sitter Among the Pigeons

Cat Sitter Among the Pigeons


Clement, Blaize

ISBN: 9781410436238
Year of publication: 2010

Cat Among the Pigeons Cat Among the Pigeons Cat Among the Pigeons Cat Among the Pigeons Prologue - SUMMER TERM It was the opening day of the summer term at Meadowbank school. The late afternoon sun shone down on the broad gravel sweep in front of the house. The front door was flung hospitably wide and, just within it, admirably suited to irs Georgian proportions, stood Miss Vansittart, every hair in place, wearing an impeccably cut coat and skirt. Some parents who knew no better had taken her ...

Keywords: Mystery
Submerged

Submerged


Thomas F Monteleone

ISBN: 9781619230934
Year of publication: 2016

Thomas F. Monteleone Submerged Which way I fly is hell myself am hell And in the lowest depth a lower deep Still threatning to devour me opens wide, To which the hell I suffer seems a Heavn. John Milton, Paradise Lost I could not help feeling that they were evil things mountains of madness whose farther slopes looked out over some accursed ultimate abyss. H.P. Lovecraft, At the Mountains of Madness Part One Chapter One Kapitaenleutnant Erich Heinz Bruckner U-5001, Somewhere at sea Late April, ...

Keywords: Horror Mystery Nazi Secrets Submarines Thriller
Resistance: An Extinction Cycle Novella

Resistance: An Extinction Cycle Novella


D C Maxwell

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

D.C. Maxwell RESISTANCE An Extinction Cycle Novella ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS I want to thank Nicholas Sansbury Smith for his wonderful EXTINCTION CYCLE series. If you havent read this series, and his other books, you dont know what youre missing. I loved reading them so much I moved on to the Extinction Cycle Kindle World novellas and loved them as well. Theres nothing better than finding an engaging series like this one. After devouring them I decided to try my hand at writing one. I contacted Nicholas ...

Keywords: Infected Post-Apocalyptic

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