Download E-books Pegasus and the Fight for Olympus (Pegasus, Book 2) PDF

By Kate O'Hearn

Reborn because the Flame, Emily has stored Olympus from destruction. The Olympic flame now burns robust, and peace has been restored. yet no longer for lengthy ...When the grotesque Nirads start a brand new invasion, Emily and her neighbors develop into entangled within the clash as outdated grudges are unearthed and new enemies are came across. And the entire whereas, Emily yearns for her father, nonetheless a prisoner of the sinister CRU, someplace in long island. subscribe to Emily astride the outstanding winged-stallion, Pegasus, as she embarks on a brand new flight of experience via worlds either outdated and new. 'Anyone who enjoys mythology will locate a lot to like in Pegasus and the Flame. Kate O'Hearn serves up a profitable mixture of glossy experience and vintage fantasy.' Rick Riordan, writer of the Percy Jackson sequence

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Download E-books Noah Barleywater Runs Away PDF

By John Boyne

Eight-year-old Noah's difficulties appear more uncomplicated to accommodate if he does not take into consideration them. So he runs away, taking an untrodden course in the course of the forest.

Before lengthy, he comes throughout a store. yet this is often no usual store: it is a toyshop, packed with the main impressive toys, and brimming with the main extraordinary magic. And right here Noah meets a really strange toymaker. The toymaker has a narrative to inform, and it is a tale of event and sweetness and damaged provides. he's taking Noah on a trip. A trip that might switch his existence.

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Download E-books The Japanese Devil Fish Girl and Other Unnatural Attractions PDF

By Robert Rankin

The pickled Martian's tentacles are fraying on the ends and Professor Coffin's so much Meritorious Unnatural allure (the continues to be of the unique alien post-mortem, played via Sir Frederick Treves on the London medical institution) isn't any longer drawing the crowds. it truly is 1895; approximately a decade due to the fact that Mars invaded Earth, chronicled by way of H.G. Wells within the warfare OF THE WORLDS. Wrecked Martian spaceships, back-engineered through Charles Babbage and Nikola Tesla, have carried the Queen's personal electrical Fusiliers to the purple planet, and Mars is now a part of the ever-expanding British Empire.

The less-than-scrupulous sideshow owner likes Off-worlders' funds, so he wishes a sensational new allure. observe has reached him of the japanese satan Fish lady; not anything relatively like her has ever existed before.

But Professor Coffin's quest to own the last word showman's show is set to reason substantial friction among the people of different planets. enough, actually, to touch off Worlds battle .

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Download E-books A Sparrow Falls (Courtney Family, Book 3) PDF

By Wilbur Smith

A Sparrow Falls, one other gripping installment in Wilbur Smith's Courtney family members event series

Mark Anders grew up on 8 thousand acres of African land that bore his family members identify. Then he fought in Europe's nice conflict and, upon returning to his ancestral domestic, he observed savagery in contrast to any other….

In Africa, Mark's family members property has been despoiled. His grandfather has died below mysterious situations. And he has inherited a murderous enemy--the rogue scion of the robust Courtney clan--in an altogether new type of war.

Now, Mark will make a fateful selection among girls. trip into the desolate tract to discover his grandfather's destiny. locate his means via battles raging among fathers and sons, generals and politicians, and nature and guy. In an age of violent clash, Mark Anders will dwell or die for justice--and his struggle will echo throughout a rustic he consistently loved….

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Download E-books Mockingjay (The Hunger Games) PDF

By Suzanne Collins

The 3rd e-book in Suzanne Collins's extraordinary and around the world bestselling starvation video games trilogy is now on hand in paperback.

"My identify is Katniss Everdeen. Why am I now not lifeless? I will be dead."

Katniss Everdeen, lady on fireplace, has survived, although her domestic has been destroyed. There are rebels. There are new leaders. A revolution is unfolding.

District thirteen has pop out of the shadows and is plotting to overthrow the Capitol. notwithstanding she's lengthy been part of the revolution, Katniss hasn't recognized it. Now it appears everybody has had a hand within the rigorously laid plans yet her.

The good fortune of the uprising hinges on Katniss's willingness to be a pawn, to simply accept accountability for numerous lives, and to alter the process the way forward for Panem. to do that, she needs to set aside her emotions of anger and mistrust. She needs to develop into the rebels' Mockingjay - it doesn't matter what the cost.

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Download E-books The Last River: The Tragic Race for Shangri-la PDF

By Todd Balf

The final River: The Tragic Race for Shangri-la is a panoramic account of the ill-fated October 1998 excursion of an American whitewater kayaking workforce who traveled deep into the Tsangpo Gorge in Tibet to run the Yarlung Tsangpo, recognized in paddling circles because the "Everest of rivers." For Wick Walker and Tom McEwan, severe whitewater pioneers, top acquaintances, and journey leaders, the Tsangpo experience used to be the end result of a twenty-five-year quest for glory. but the team's outstanding desires crumbled while their ace paddler was once swept over a thunderous eight-foot waterfall, by no means to be noticeable again.

Here is an engaging exploration of either the seething vast water and threatening terrain of the mythical Shangri-la, and the boys who dared problem the livid rapids that raced via this 140-mile-long canyon. The final River invitations us to view the Himalayas from a wholly new viewpoint -- on a ancient river so distant that merely the main hardy and romantic souls try and liberate its mysteries.

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Download E-books The Stainless Steel Rat Returns PDF

By Harry Harrison

After a ten-year absence, the go back of 1 of the main enduring sequence characters in smooth SF

James Bolivar "Slippery Jim" DiGriz, precise Corps agent, grasp con guy, interstellar legal (retired), resides excessive at the hog on this planet of Moolaplenty while a long-lost cousin and a shipful of swine arrive to empty his checking account and ship him and his wonderful spouse, Angelina, wandering the celebs at the wildest trip on the grounds that Gulliver's Travels.

In this darkly satiric paintings, Harry Harrison deliver his most famed personality out of retirement for a grand journey of the galaxy. the stainless-steel Rat rides back: a cocktail in his hand, a grin on his lips, and larceny in his center, looking for experience, gravitons, and how to eliminate the pigs.

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Download E-books Grendel's Curse (Rogue Angel, Book 48) PDF

By Alex Archer, Steven Savile

A sword of legend within the palms of an extremist…

Skalunda Barrow, Sweden, has lengthy been rumored to be the ultimate resting position of the mythical Nordic hero Beowulf. And there's anything of Beowulf's that charismatic and zealous right-wing baby-kisser Karl Thorssen desires very badly. motive on getting his arms at the legendary sword Nægling, Sweden's golden-boy politico places jointly a group to excavate the barrow. A staff that American archaeologist Annja Creed manages to finagle her approach onto. She wouldn't omit this attainable discovery for whatever.

With Nægling at his aspect, Thorssen may be invincible…a Nordic King Arthur. What his fans don't know—and Annja is starting to suspect—is simply how a long way Thorssen will visit in achieving his rabid amibitions. whilst Thorssen marks Annja for loss of life, she speedy realizes that this can be even more than a political video game. And the one method to live to tell the tale is to compare Thorssen's sword together with her personal.

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Download E-books The Third Caliph (Rogue Angel, Book 40) PDF

By Alex Archer, Mel Odom

A holy struggle. An historical scroll misplaced in history…until now.

During a dig in Morocco, archaeologist Annja Creed and her partners are approximately buried alive while the khettara ceiling collapses, revealing a 1,300-year-old corpse. but if Bedouin bandits raid the camp, Annja slightly escapes along with her life…and 1/2 a scroll in historic Kufic script. Her companions' survival now depends upon her.

The scroll dates again to 656 advert, while Muslim raised sword opposed to Muslim and the assassination of the 3rd caliph left no transparent inheritor to Muhammad's teachings. It's a coveted locate. Annja fast unearths herself stuck among a devious terrorist whose relatives honor relies on destroying what she possesses and a ruthless CIA workforce. either think the tip justifies the ability. And that Annja can't permit.

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