Shadow of Stone (The Pendragon Chronicles Book 2)

By Ruth Nestvold

For over ten years, there was peace in Britain after Arthur and his warriors soundly defeated the Saxons on the conflict of Caer Baddon. yet occasionally peace is dishonest ...

After a sequence of difficult winters and famine, an alliance of disappointed northern kings assault the wealthy towns of Southern Britain. yet within the years of peace, Arthur's military has grown smooth; jealousies and trivia rip as soon as robust alliances aside. Cador, who's paradoxically known as "farmer king," needs to visit conflict back. The chance to their lifestyle throws him including Yseult, the girl he has secretly enjoyed due to the fact that he used to be a formative years.

But can their politically expedient marriage support deliver peace to Britain back? Or will it in basic terms bring about additional clash?

As betrayals either actual and imagined shake the rules of former British harmony, Cador and Yseult needs to attempt to negotiate their very own own peace. Who will live on the upheavals to come back? Will Britain rally once again in the back of a standard chief to struggle off the typical threat?

What readers are announcing concerning the Pendragon Chronicles:

- "This booklet is just Epic! not just for the size of it (came as a surprise after examining novellas for a while!) but additionally for the volume of background, details and aspect given." evaluate of Yseult by way of Marissa.

- "For those that like a robust ancient part of their historic fiction. Yseult is totally discovered as an Irish princess, with an element of "powers" absolutely acceptable to the myths of eire and Arthurian stories. This tale made even a few of the much less most likely components of the story look not only believable, yet inevitable." evaluate of Yseult by means of Cary.

- "The booklet is far greater than a love tale. it really is actually an epic, exploring the conflicts among paganism and Christianity, political maneuvering among a number of the kings of england and eire, the wars among themselves and with the Saxons, and much more. It jogged my memory slightly The Mists of Avalon, even if Yseult used to be even more enjoyable to read." assessment of Yseult by means of Kriti Godey.

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Paranoid Magical Thinking (Unknown Kadath Estates Book 1)

Preston Tauschen is a liar. April Ersten is a seriously genius. Holly Diem is a morally-ambiguous witch. Sumire Iwakura is an invulnerable hero. Jenny Frost is a homeless psychotic. Professor Dawes is a pupil learning unreadable books. Joshua Fulton is an agoraphobic hacker.

Unless, after all, they're all anything else entirely.

Welcome to The Kadath Estates, an residence development in a urban on the finish of every little thing, an island of balance in a crumbling global. in the course of a urban filled with determined humans and oppressive structure, of half-remembered pasts and a destiny nobody care to consider. A urban the place the moon is an item of worry, haunted by means of rumors of wierd monsters and elder gods, and tormented by the likely random violence of a anonymous cult.

Preston and April are only hoping for a spot to conceal from their enemies, someplace to heal and relaxation earlier than they go back to their flight with no vacation spot. What they locate on the Kadath Estates is whatever some distance past that, whatever outdoor the area of past event. within the Kadath Estates and their strange population, Preston and April locate whatever like magic.

Unless, in fact, it isn’t that at all.

The first within the Unknown Kadath Estates trilogy by means of Zachary Rawlins, writer of The relevant sequence, that includes illustrations by means of artist Xi Lu, Paranoid Magical considering is a warped mix of the Cthulhu Mythos, city fable, and black humor within the form of a jap gentle novel.

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Kindred Spirits: The Meetings Sextet, Volume I

By Mark Anthony, Ellen Porath

Magic and Murder

When Flint Fireforge, dwarf and metalsmith, gets a wondrous summons from the Speaker of the solar, he trips to the fabled elven urban of Qualinost. There he meets Tanis, a considerate adolescence born of a sad union among elf and guy. Tanis and Flint, every one a misfit in his personal manner, locate themselves not going friends.

But a pompous elf lord is mysteriously slain, and one other elf quickly meets a similar destiny. Tanis stands accused, and if his innocence can't be confirmed, the half-elf could be banished ceaselessly. fixing the secret could be a dangerous job. Time is at the murder's aspect, and he's not comprehensive yet.

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The Pirate Hunters

By Mack Maloney

The pirate brandished an AK-47 And his band of determined thieves and cutthroats is able to take down a shipment send containing a fortune in pricey automobiles . . . and a hundred fortunes in heroin and black industry guns. Zeke Kurjan has performed this prior to, terrorizing the Somali coast, ransoming the crews and contents of ships for thousands of greenbacks.

But now they need to take care of group Whiskey, a hard-bitten cadre of ex-Delta strength vets whose chief, Phil “Snake” Nolan, used to be given a dishonorable discharge for pursuing Osama bin encumbered at Tora Bora. They is probably not U.S. warfighters anymore, yet crew Whiskey nonetheless cares approximately freedom and keeping the blameless. And they’ve obtained the knowledge and the guns to struggle those pirate scum.

Team Whiskey has the pirates of their points of interest, yet their foes, fueled via greed and revenge, are hellbent on their lonesome lethal project. Whiskey’s in for a hell of a struggle at the excessive seas!

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Roverandom

By J.R.R. Tolkien

In 1925, four-year-old Michael Tolkien misplaced his loved toy puppy at the seashore. To console him, his father, J.R.R. Tolkien, improvised a narrative approximately Rover, a true puppy who's magically reworked right into a toy and is pressured to find the wizard who wronged him with a view to be back to common. This fascinating story, peopled by means of a sand-sorcerer and a negative dragon, via the king of the ocean and the Man-in-the-Moon, continued numerous drafts through the years. Now, greater than seventy years later, the adventures of Rover are released for the 1st time. wealthy in wit and wordplay, Roverandom is edited and brought through Christina Scull and Wayne G. Hammond and illustrated with Tolkien's personal pleasant drawings.

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A Dance of Blades (Shadowdance 2)

By David Dalglish

From USA Today bestselling writer David Dalglish
It's been 5 lengthy years because the urban discovered to fear...

In booklet #2 of the Shadowdance sequence, the conflict among the thief guilds and the strong allegiance referred to as the Trifect has slowly faded. Now in simple terms the mysterious Haern is left to salary his inner most conflict opposed to the guilds within the guise of the Watcher - a vicious killer who is aware no limits. but if the son of Alyssa Gemcroft, one of many 3 leaders of the Trifect, is thought murdered, the slaughter starts anew. Mercenaries flood the streets with one aim in brain: locate and kill the Watcher.
Peace or destruction; each battle should have its end.

Fantasy writer David Dalglish spins a story of retribution and darkness, and an underworld achieving for final strength.

Shadowdance
  • A Dance of Cloaks
  • A Dance of Blades
  • A Dance of Mirrors
  • A Dance of Shadows
  • A Dance of Ghosts
  • A Dance of Chaos
Seraphim
  • Skyborn
  • Fireborn
  • Shadowborn

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Madness in Solidar (The Imager Portfolio)

Madness in Solidar: the hot novel within the big apple occasions bestselling Imager Portfolio by way of L. E. Modesitt, Jr.

Four centuries after its founding, Solidar's Collegium of Imagers is in decline, the exploits of its founder, the mythical Quaeryt, principally forgotten. The Collegium is so missing in management that the demise Maitre needs to summon Alastar, an imprecise yet proficient senior imager from Westisle some distance to the south who has little wisdom of politics within the capital, as his successor. while Alastar arrives in L'Excelsis and turns into the hot Maitre, he unearths disarray and absence of self-discipline in the Collegium, and the ruler of Solidar so hated by means of the excessive Holders that they freely consult with him as being mad. To make concerns worse, neither Rex Ryen, ridiculed as Rex Dafou, nor the excessive Holders have any admire for the Collegium, and Alastar unearths himself in the midst of an influence fight, with Ryen not easy that the Collegium get rid of the most powerful excessive Holders and the army management in flip plotting to topple Ryen and smash the Collegium. whilst, Ryen is difficult the excessive Holders pay a huge bring up in taxes whereas he initiates a grandiose development undertaking. And all that, Alastar discovers, is simply a fragment of the issues he and the Collegium face.

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Other Kingdoms

By Richard Matheson

For over part a century, Richard Matheson has enthralled and terrified readers with such undying classics as I Am Legend, The great Shrinking Man, Duel, Somewhere in Time, and What desires could Come. Now the Grand grasp returns with a bewitching story of erotic suspense and enchantment….

1918. a tender American soldier lately wounded within the nice warfare, Alex White involves Gatford to flee his bothered prior. The pastoral English village turns out the ideal spot to heal his wounded physique and soul. precise, the neighboring woods are stated to be haunted through capricious, even malevolent, spirits, yet without doubt these are only outdated better halves' tales.

Aren't they?

A scary come upon within the wooded area leads him into the hands of Magda Variel, an captivating red-haired widow rumored to be a witch. She warns him to lead away from the wooden and the perilous faerie nation it borders, yet Alex can't support himself. interested in its verdant mysteries, he reveals love, danger…and wonders that might endlessly switch his view of the world.

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Ashes of Honor (The Griffin Series, Book 1)

By Philip Williams

Garrand Ai'Gonet Médeville as soon as commanded vast energy and appreciate as one of many Emperor's favourite sons. Now the previous Captain of the Imperial protect has misplaced himself deep within the lawless outer reaches of Carinaena's Shell, faraway from the Emperor's succeed in. Accepting a deadly project to move 37 stolen bios units him on a collision direction with the empire he as soon as served and the darkish forces purpose on destroying his mysterious cargo.

The Tchelakov 37 are just 3 generations faraway from their humble beginnings as fats, hairy mammals. they've been genetically engineered to develop into residing chance engines—intuitive machines. Precognitive know-how is the tribe’s legacy, a blessing so coveted that it threatens to break them sooner than they also have a likelihood to appreciate it. Pursued around the stars, the tribe sees all paths resulting in insufferable darkness.

A narrow thread of desire wends via their desires: a guy will arrive, a reluctant and harmful hero. they need to see past this man's ragged earlier and realize the respect in his middle. and so they needs to continue to exist lengthy adequate to free up his real nature and begin him down the trail of Fate.

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