Download E-books Beauty and the Werewolf (A Tale of the Five Hundred Kingdoms) PDF

By Mercedes Lackey

The eldest daughter is usually doomed in fairy stories. yet Bella—Isabella Beauchamps, daughter of a prosperous merchant—vows to flee the standard pitfalls.

Anxious to prevent the conventional course, Bella dons a pink cloak and ventures into the forbidden wooded area to refer to with "Granny," the neighborhood wisewoman. yet at the method domestic she's attacked by way of a wolf—who seems to be a cursed nobleman. Secluded in his fortress, Bella is torn among her relations and this unusual guy who creates significant innovations and makes her laugh—when he is not howling on the moon.

Bella understands all too good that breaking spells is rarely effortless. yet a made up our minds good looks, a wizard (after all, he is in simple terms an occasional werewolf) and a bit Godmotherly interference could simply be ready to result in a contented ending.…

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Download E-books Riders of the Dead (Warhammer Novels) PDF

By Dan Abnett

Some distance to the north of the Empire lies the scary Chaos Wastes, domestic of the darkish Powers and their mutated servants. As they head into this sinister area, brothers-in-arms locate their destinies thrown into turmoil as their struggle opposed to the hordes of Chaos rips them asunder Such is the harmful energy of this fallen land, that the most powerful of neighbors can quickly develop into the main sour of enemies, hurtling inexorably in the direction of a last cataclysmic showdown.

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Final Drink poultry Head is a edition on a surrealist writing online game: we gave the word to over 70 writers and requested them "Who or what's final Drink chicken Head?" the consequences run the gamut from the hilarious to the terrifying, with each one author bringing their signature type and voice to the enterprise.

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Download E-books Guild Wars: Sea of Sorrows PDF

By Ree Soesbee

An unique novel according to Guild Wars—the award-winning epic delusion hugely multiplayer on-line role-playing game!

Death Sails the Seas . . .

The misplaced state of Orr lies underneath the sea waves, a whole civilization swallowed by means of an old cataclysm. for hundreds of years, it has lain dormant within the depths, its old secrets and techniques misplaced.

Until now.

The Elder Dragon Zhaitan has risen. In its wake, the drowned country of Orr is reborn—and one other is destroyed. the town of Lion’s Arch, for generations a cornerstone of civilization in Tyria, is brutally swept underneath the waves, leaving not anything yet ruins. one of the survivors is Cobiah Marriner, a human sailor shipwrecked by way of the tsunami and stranded at sea. whilst he's rescued through a ferocious charr, Cobiah is familiar with that he’s been plunged right into a global perpetually changed.

Now, Zhaitan’s undead servants dominate the ocean, destroying port after port and slaughtering something of their course. in the middle of damage, Cobiah vows to work out Lion’s Arch rebuilt. Amid the typhoon of the dragon’s emerging, Cobiah needs to develop into a hero to his workforce and an admiral to the pirate fleet, and face the ghosts of his earlier. in basic terms then will he grasp the ocean of Sorrows and overwhelm the armada of Orr.

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Download E-books The Dragons (Dragonlance Lost Histories, Vol. 6) PDF

By Douglas Niles

War one of the Dragons . . .

"When dragons make conflict, Krynn can in simple terms tremble within the shaodw of indignant wings."
-- Astinus Lorekeeper

Aurican and Darlantan, effective serpents of gold and silver, were nurtured in an international of knowledge, meditation, and stylish religion. at the different part of Ansalon, Crematia, a dragon of crimson, inherits the darkish Queen's legacy of betrayal, violence, conquest, and plunder.

The introduction of a global conflict sweeps those robust beings and plenty of extra into determined strife. Battles rage over Krynn with a fury that threatens to annilhilate countries and entire races -- even dragonkind. As campaigns ebb and movement, generations of lesser mortals come and move, and the good serpents are left to figure out the destiny of the area. Their triumphs could create a future of all-encompassing mild or solid the area underneath the shadoe of final darkness.

The Dragons

The misplaced Histories sequence probes the old roots and epic struggles of little-known population of Krynn.

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Download E-books With a Tangled Skein (Incarnations of Immortality, Book 3) PDF

By Piers Anthony

While the guy Niobe enjoyed used to be shot, she realized that she have been the objective, in a devious plot of the Devil's. Hoping for revenge, she stumbled on, too past due, how complicated his scheming was once, and that he had controlled to catch her son and her granddaughter, Luna. Niobe's simply probability to avoid wasting them was once to simply accept a problem by way of the Prince of Deceit--a problem to be determined in Hell and in a maze of Satan's devising!

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Download E-books Midnight Falcon (The Rigante, Book 2) PDF

By David Gemmell

Bane the Bastard is the illegitimate son of the Rigante king who males known as Demonblade. Born of treachery, Bane grew up an outcast in his personal land, feared by means of his fellow highlanders, and denied via the daddy whose unmistakable mark he bore–the eyes of Connavar, one tawny brown, the opposite emerald green.

Hounded from the rustic of his delivery, Bane came across recognition around the seas–only to have it stripped away right away by means of a merciless and lethal swordsman. Now battling as a gladiator within the blood-soaked arenas of the Empire, Bane lives for something: revenge. And he pursues his aim with an analogous single-minded choice that gained his father a crown.

But extra is at stake than a tender warrior’s quest for vengeance. The armies of the Stone are getting ready to march at the lands of the Rigante. The destiny of human and Seidh alike may be made up our minds by way of the conflict of swords–and by way of the bonds of twisted love and bitterness among a father and a son . . .

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Download E-books Light Boxes: A Novel PDF

By Shane Jones

A poignant and fantastical first novel by means of a undying new literary voice.

With all of the components of a vintage myth, shiny descriptions, and a unconditionally distinctive variety, this idiosyncratic debut introduces a brand new and fascinating voice to readers of such authors as George Saunders, Kurt Vonnegut, and Yann Martel.

In Light Boxes, the population of 1 closely-knit city are experiencing perpetual February. It seems god-like spirit who lives within the sky, named February, is punishing town for flying, and bans flight of all style, together with scorching air balloons or even kid's kites. it truly is February who makes the sunlight not anything yet a faint reminiscence, who blankets the floor with snow, who freezes the rivers and the lakes. As never-ending February maintains, childrens move lacking and increasingly more adults develop into approximately catatonic with melancholy. yet others locate the energy to struggle again, waging struggle on February.

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Download E-books The Hand of Chaos (Death Gate Cycle, Book 5) PDF

By Margaret Weis

Chaos is in all places because the Lord of the Nexus orders his servant Haplo and the human baby often called Bane to extra their master's paintings on Arianus, the area of air. yet their one time better half Alfred has been forged into the lethal Labyrinth. And by some means the murderer Hugh the Hand has been resurrected to accomplish his darkish undertaking. extra very important, the evil strength that Haplo and Alfred found on Arianus has escaped. As Haplo's doubts approximately his grasp develop deeper, he needs to make a decision even if to obey the Lord of the Nexus or betray the robust Patryn...and activity to deliver peace to the universe.

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