Download E-books The Mystery of the Spiral Bridge (Hardy Boys, Book 45) PDF

By Franklin W. Dixon

Frank and Joe Hardy are made up our minds to convey to justice the vicious criminals who abducted their detective father whereas he was once research sabotage of a road-building undertaking within the Kentucky desolate tract. After Mr. Hardy’s get away, the 2 younger sleuths are spurred into motion while he mumbles the note “Felix” and so they find a file of a infamous ex-convict was once stolen from his documents. the path leads them to manhattan urban yet ends by surprise in a cemetery! With the hot clue of a spiral image the men head to Kentucky as a part of a street building staff to trace down the abductors and saboteurs.

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By Joe Samuel Starnes

December 1, 1955. Floodgates are poised to slam close on a concrete dam straddling the Oogasula River, making a lake that might submerge a forgotten crossroads and hundreds of thousands of acres of forest in rural Georgia. Fall Line unfolds in a single day's motion, as considered throughout the eyes of Elmer snowfall, a stricken ex-deputy; Mrs. McNulty, a lonely widow who refuses to go away her doomed shack via the river; her unswerving, getting older dos, Percy; and a rapacious baby-kisser, country Senator Aubrey Terrell, for whom the hot lake is named.

A tale of land grabs, wounded households, bitterness, hypocrisy, violence, and revenge within the altering South, Fall Line is populated by means of advanced characters who are looking to do definitely the right factor yet have no idea how. Starnes's novel is a memorable, attractive, and heartbreaking story of a backwater hamlet's broken humans and reworked panorama.

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Download E-books The Slaves of Solitude (New York Review Books Classics) PDF

By Patrick Hamilton

England in the course of global conflict II, a warfare that turns out fated to head on eternally, a battle that has turn into a life-style. Heroic resistance is outdated hat. every thing is briefly provide, and tempers are even shorter. crushed through the terrors and rigors of the Blitz, middle-aged leave out Roach has retreated to the relative protection and stupefying boredom of the suburban city of Thames Lockdon, the place she rents a room in a boarding apartment run by means of Mrs. Payne. There the savvy, good, respectable, yet all-too-meek pass over Roach endures the dinner-table interrogations of Mr. Thwaites and seeks to alleviate her solitude by way of going out consuming and necking with a wayward American lieutenant. lifestyles is sort of bearable till Vicki Kugelmann, a seeming pal, strikes into the adjoining room. That’s while omit Roach’s issues rather begin.
Recounting an epic conflict of wills within the claustrophobic confines of the boarding residence, Patrick Hamilton’s The Slaves of Solitude, with a delightfully inconceivable heroine, is likely one of the best and funniest books ever written concerning the trials of a lonely middle.

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Download E-books Le guérisseur de cathédrales PDF

By Philip K. Dick

Joe Farnwright ne vit que par son métier. Homme ordinaire broyé par une société rigide et tyrannique, Joe recolle des morceaux de céramique, il guérit des objets avec un expertise merveilleux. Hélas, arrive un jour où plus personne n'a besoin de ses providers. Il sombre lentement jusqu'à ce qu'un message venu de l'espace donne un nouveau tournant à sa vie misérable.
Une entité extraterrestre souhaite l'engager, lui et d'autres individus venant des quatre cash de los angeles galaxie, pour une entreprise titanesque : restaurer une cathédrale au fond de l'océan, sur une planète lointaine. Alors Joe n'hésite pas, il half et rejoint un étrange équipage. Cette créature pourra peut-être les sauver...

Un très beau roman du maître Philip ok. Dick, où l'on retrouve le thème de l'aliénation de l'homme dans los angeles société et un héros perdu, en quête de libre arbitre et d'espoir.

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Download E-books Assignment in Eternity PDF

Compelling technological know-how fiction experience from New York instances bestseller Robert A. Heinlein: classic novellas and brief tales with hypothesis on what makes us human.

Gulf: during which the best superspy of all of them is printed because the chief of a league of supermen and girls who cannot pick out relatively what to do with the remainder of us. The prequel to Heinlein's later New York Times most sensible vendor, Friday.

Lost Legacy: within which it truly is proved that we're all participants of that league of the superhuman–or will be, if we yet had eyes to see.

Plus nice brief tales: of the master's most interesting: one at the nature of being, the opposite on what it capacity to be a guy. the second one tale, "Jerry was once a Man," used to be tailored for the television sequence Masters of technology Fiction, and is now on hand on DVD.

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By Jeff Stone

For yr, Ying hated his grandmaster for denying him the chance to coach as a Dragon, and held a deep resentment for his 5 more youthful brothers--grandmaster's favorites. He took his revenge and burnt the Cangzhen temple to the floor, however the 5 young ones survived and remain a thorn in his aspect. but, while betrayed through the emperor and imprisoned, it was once his more youthful sister, Hok, who rescued him. Now Ying starts off to gain that Tonglong has been manipulating him for a very long time. Ying must determine who're his neighbors and who're his enemies . . .and he must determine it out speedy!

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Download E-books Return to Eden (West of Eden, Book 3) PDF

By Harry Harrison

The rousing end of an epic trilogy! In WEST OF EDEN and wintry weather IN EDEN, grasp novelist Harry Harrison broke new floor together with his such a lot formidable venture ever. He dropped at bright lifestyles the realm because it could have been, the place dinosaurs survived, the place their clever descendants, the Yilane, challenged people for mastery of the Earth, and the place the human Kerrick, a tender hunter of the Tanu tribe, grew one of the dinosaurs and rose to turn into their such a lot feared enemy. Now, in go back TO EDEN, Harrison brings the epic trilogy to a beautiful end. After Kerrick rescues his humans from the warlike Yilane, they discover a shelter on an island and there start to rebuild their shattered lives. yet with fierce predators stalking the forests, how lengthy can those unarmed human outeasts desire to outlive? And, after all, Kerrick can't overlook Vainte, his implacable Yilane enemy. She's been solid out from her style, less than sentence of dying, yet how lengthy will her banishment final? For her unusual appeal to Kerrick has become a halred much more robust than her instinets - an obsession that compels her to seek down Kerrick and kill him.

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Download E-books Skräcknoveller PDF

By H. P. Lovecraft

Vertigos samling innehåller 37 av Lovecrafts klassiska skräcknoveller, de allra flesta han skrev, mellan åren 1917 och 1935.
Majoriteten av översättningarna står legenden Sam J Lundwall för; det var han som introducerade Lovecrafts författarskap för en svensk publik på 1970-talet.

Eftersom det sedan dess har utkommit textkritiska utgåvor av Lovecrafts verk, har vi låtit experten Martin Andersson granska översättningarna. Han har också skrivit utförliga kommentarer i slutet av boken.
Vertigos utgåva är enormt lyxig och tillverkad enligt klassiskt bokhantverk, med ett giftgrönt linneband och sidensnöre. Det ingår även en komplett "svensk Lovecraftbibliografi" i volymen.

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Download E-books This World We Live In (Life As We Knew It Series) PDF

By Susan Beth Pfeffer

It’s been a 12 months considering the fact that a meteor collided with the moon, catastrophically changing the earth’s weather. For Miranda Evans, lifestyles as she knew it now not exists. Her neighbors and buddies are lifeless, the panorama is frozen, and foodstuff is more and more scarce.

The fight to outlive intensifies while Miranda’s father and stepmother arrive with a child and 3 strangers in tow. one of many novices is Alex Morales, and as Miranda’s complex emotions for him flip to like, his plans for his destiny thwart their courting. Then a devastating twister hits the city of Howell, and Miranda comes to a decision that might switch their lives forever.

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Download E-books Star Trek: The Demon Book 1 (Star Trek: Starfleet Corps of Engineers 35) PDF

By Loren Coleman

STARFLEET CORPS OF ENGINEERS
What starts off as an easy research of a weird subspace sign results in an errand of mercy, because the da Vinci responds to a misery name -- from the sting of a black gap! enormous quantities of years in the past, the Resaurians positioned a station close to the development horizon, ceaselessly teetering at the fringe of the abyss, and now the S.C.E. needs to have the opportunity to rescue them.
however the black gap, often called "the Demon," comprises centuries-old secrets and techniques that the Resaurians will kill to guard -- and either the U.S.S. da Vinci and the station could be sacrificed to the Demon as a way to defend these secrets and techniques!
THE DEMON
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