Professor James Moriarty has one desire left in his shattered life... revenge.
All he wants is to shame the man who ruined him and stop the brute from harming anyone else. Then he meets amber-eyed Angelina Gould and his world turns upside down.
An exploding steam engine kills a man at the International Exhibition. While Moriarty examines the wreckage, Sherlock Holmes appears, sent to investigate by Moriarty's enemy. Holmes finds evidence that points at Moriarty, who realizes he must either solve the crime or swing it for it ...
Michael Jones, a young gay artist and part-time hooker, will do anything to stage his first exhibition. When he falls in love with rich financier Jack Hutchinson, he seems set to achieve his goal. But as Michael becomes caught between the unforgiving territory of smoky-bar Hackney and the green-garden luxury of upper class London, the consequences of his uncompromising pursuit leave him having to fight for all he holds dear, and in the only way he knows how.
Nathalie Carter wants one thing: independence. She has paid her dues by living at home under her parents' watchful eyes, earning grades to give her a ticket out and joining clubs she had no interest in to get into college.
She plans to experience things she believes every new adult should -- from falling in love to playing beer pong and pulling an all-nighter to skipping class because she's too hungover. But nothing ever seems to go as planned, and she gets pulled into a world she never imagined existed.
Samuel Torrington's past ...
DARPA spent billions researching genetic modifications and neural rewriting in an attempt to create the perfect soldier. Instead, they created a nightmare.
Jarrod Hawkins is no longer human. He has become a living weapon -- cold, calculating, and unstoppable. After escaping an underground laboratory, his subconscious sends him on a mission of vengeance. He travels to Africa and begins tearing apart a human trafficking ring, leaving blood and whispered tales in his wake.
Meanwhile, Daron Keeler and Eugene Carver learn of an ...
Old Mortality was a Scottish stonemason of the 18th century, who late in life decided to travel around Scotland re-engraving the tombs of 17th century Covenanter martyrs. The narrator describes meeting Old Mortality, hearing his anecdotes, and finding out other stories of the events to present an unbiased picture, such as a weapon show held in 1679 by Lady Margaret Bellenden, shooting at the popinjay, fighting with mounted infantry, the Battle of Drumclogand and many more.
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A SECRET MUST BE KEPT... AN ANCIENT SOCIETY IS WILLING TO KILL... A GLOBAL EPIDEMIC MUST BE STOPPED.
Just after the Second World War, the world's most powerful man -- ADOLPH HITLER was said to be dead.
He is not.
It's the Year 2018 and time is ticking away to find the missing pieces of a technology that could change everything before he does. It is a gene therapy that could keep Hitler and his soldiers alive or save humanity from worldwide extinction.
Shrouded in the underground subways of New York City, a mysterious ...
Jessica Moxly needed a distraction. Plagued by horrific nightmares, actually visions, and an upcoming job interview, she was desperate for something else to think about.
In a last ditch effort to dream about something, anything that didn't involve blood or fear, she asks her witch friend's Goddess for help.
Then the dreams about him started. A beautiful man with no face but icy pale blue eyes began to haunt her dreams with the promise of passion.
Sebastian was happy as producer and head of security for Angel Knight, the rock star and ...
After sisters Markie and Kam get tangled with the wrong people at the wrong time, long-buried family secrets begin to emerge.
A serial killer is targeting people close to them. As danger inches closer and closer to home, twisted desires become a reality. The deeper they dig, the darker the secrets they find.
But who is the cold, calculated murderer, and can they find a way to survive?
- "There is an authenticity to Ms. Oviatt's writing that is refreshing to experience in a thriller-type novel."
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Gunnar Isaacson, a mighty berserker who faints at the sight of his own blood, works as a US Marshal in Old West Wyoming. Vowing his current assignment will be his last, Gunnar resigns, wanting nothing more than to live a quiet life away from death and destruction.
But, one fateful train ride home brings him face-to-face with Nora, a scarred beauty who captivates him with her mismatched eyes and indomitable spirit, and delivers tragedy to his door. Suddenly, Gunnar is thrown further into the life he wanted so desperately to leave ...
It's 2028 and the United States is torn by government paralysis, class warfare, recession, civil unrest, and hopeless overseas wars. Our enraged citizens cry out for a new direction, and she has come.
Storm Rising follows a combat reporter from Iran's bloody battlefield to his unexpected alliance with Claire Minton, America's fiery third party presidential candidate, a war hero who has captured the nation's heart. With Minton on the verge of the greatest upset in U.S. political history, the reporter flees for his life after ...
Texas Gold's Runner-up for Best Historical Romance 2002
Highly recommended. - Under the Covers
Cheryl Bolen does it again! There is laughter, and the interaction of the characters pulls you right into the book. I look forward to the next in this series. 4 Stars - Romantic Times magazine
With His Ring is a good book. Once you start reading you will not want to put it down... The secondary characters are a blast. They will have you laughing right along with Glee's stunts. - The Romance Readers Connection
If you liked Cheryl Bolen's ...
Two sisters... Cora and Sara Osborne share an unbreakable bond. With their mother wheelchair bound, their father busy running the estate, and their country home shut off from most of the outside world, all they really have is each other. But when Sara's eyesight fades, she relies on her sister more than ever before.
A missing Locket... On March 3rd, 1930, a priceless locket is stolen, driving Cora to a desperate act. Once the shot is fired there is no going back.
A murder witnessed only by a blind girl... Sara was there, she heard ...
During a house party in New Milford CT in July of 2000 Christopher Perkins' girlfriend disappeared only to be found the next day dead nearby at the side of the road. After a year of close investigation by police, Chris is left alone but not forgotten by the lead investigator. Ten years later, when another attendee of the party is found dead in a similar way, Chris finds himself under the microscope once again. Though with a new set of skills. This time there is a detective (Marilyn Stowe) in the local force who was not there ten ...
This carefully crafted ebook: "Can You Forgive Her?" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Can You Forgive Her? is a novel by Anthony Trollope. It is the first of six novels in the "Palliser" series. The novel follows three parallel stories of courtship and marriage and the decisions of three strong women: Alice Vavasor, her cousin Glencora Palliser, and her aunt Arabella Greenow. Early on, Alice asks the question "What should a woman do with her life?" This theme repeats itself in the ...
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Adam Salton, originally from Australia, is contacted by his great-uncle, Richard Salton, in Derbyshire for the purpose of establishing a relationship between these last two members of the family. His great-uncle wants to make Adam his heir. Adam travels to Richard Salton's house in Mercia, Lesser Hill, and quickly finds himself at the center of mysterious and inexplicable occurrences.
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A young Scottish nobleman, Nigel Olifaunt, Lord Glenvarloch, travels to London in order to ask the King to repay his father's loan. Nigel wishes to use the money to pay off a mortgage on his estate, but the Duke of Buckingham and Prince Charles already have their eyes on it. The lord is drawn into the chaotic life of the court, and when he becomes an enemy of the profligate Lord Dalgarno, he finds himself in grave danger.
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This carefully crafted ebook: "Sonnets (Unabridged Edition)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. John Keats (1795-1821) was an English Romantic poet. Content: Introduction: Life of John Keats by Sidney Colvin Sonnets: Bright Star! Would I Were Steadfast As Thou Art On First Looking into Chapman's Homer Sonnet: When I Have Fears That I May Cease to Be Sonnet on the Sonnet Sonnet to Chatterton Sonnet Written in Disgust of Vulgar Superstition Sonnet: Why Did I Laugh Tonight? No Voice Will Tell ...
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This carefully crafted ebook: "The Forsyte Saga: The Man of Property, Indian Summer of a Forsyte, In Chancery, Awakening, To Let (Unabridged)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. The Forsyte Saga is a series of three novels and two interludes published between 1906 and 1921 by Nobel Prize-winning English author John Galsworthy. They chronicle the vicissitudes of the leading members of a large commercial upper middle-class English family, similar to Galsworthy's own. The Man of Property is ...
Genre: Family Life
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Deep in the wild of Canada's Boreal Forest, in a place chosen for its isolation, a botanist experiences a series of break-ins that threaten his life's work. The perpetrator is caught in the act and gunned down. When the smoke clears the botanist and committed naturalist realizes he has bagged a live Bigfoot, now barely clinging to life. Stricken with grief, he summons all
his resources to right this wrong. What happens next is a bloody clash of cultures with a creature filled with intelligence. An outsider chosen by the beast himself ...
It's the late 1960's. Paul Welles and his family have just moved to Galveston from the East Coast, to live in an historical house they inherited. Paul doesn't think much of Galveston until he meets Mary, a girl he finds irresistible. Mary is very nice to him, but she is also nice to everyone, so does he have a chance with her? Maybe not, since she is also a cheerleader, a year older, and one of the most popular girls at Ball High School, and her boyfriend is a very jealous football player. But Paul cares about no other girls - he is ...
A charismatic maverick leads a group of his unusual brethren on a harrowing quest for a legendary book that will bring them power over men, or annihilate them on their journey.
Book II of the Yulen series presents a contemporary mystery thriller with paranormal elements that explores its beguiling characters' motivations on their dangerous quest for the legendary Book of Yulen.
Men have oppressed and demeaned Nathan Nols all his yulen life. Now for the first time in history yulen join to end their persecution at the hands of men. ...
Cen exhaled slowly. "It doesn't matter what their rules are or what the punishment will be. We are healers, and we must continue working and doing what we can to help our people regardless of the potential punishment." He paused. "And that includes this boy."
Emi was born an outcast but raised to be a healer. So when a young boy stumbles into her village with a rare disease, she knows that it's up to her to find the cure in the one place that abhors her people -- the capital. But when Emi arrives, she's unwittingly thrust into a ...
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A PLANE DESTROYED.
THIS WAS NO ACCIDENT.
What killed Flight 4401? It's the worst ever crash on British soil and the whole world is watching, waiting to learn the cause. Some assume it was just a terrible accident. Others suspect a critical flaw in the aircraft's design. Many believe it was deliberate.
What no one realises is that this is just the beginning.
Air crash investigator Alex Jamieson and his team must discover the cause of the crash before any more aircraft are lost, but it soon becomes clear that there are ...
A new name, a new town, a new job provides just the cover a former spy needs to slip into oblivion, but old habits are hard to break. The lure of baffling crimes and inexplicable coincidences drag him back in. This time, he hopes, it won't end in disaster.
Mina has it all: the perfect husband, the perfect life. She wants for nothing... until everything she thought she knew is shattered. Now, she must live in the shadows, unseen in order to stay alive, and wait for justice to be served.
What happens when people from opposite worlds ...
7 Brides for 7 Brothers
What about me? Ewan Steward, I'm the last unmarried brother.
The perfect Steward sons giving Ian Steward what he wanted. Daughters-in-law. Grandchildren. The only brother who has always been different both in his head and in his father's eyes.
The last man in the family who is trying to find himself and what it means to be Ewan Steward. Who is that man that I look at in the mirror? What does he want in life?
I've hurt enough people. Tasha. Leo. Greer too.
My last ...
"An intimate, gritty perspective of isolation, family, madness and devotion.",
Dark holes abound in this new novel by Christopher Sword, author of A Drop of April Snow.
When young brothers Tom and Bruce aren't helping with the family's motel, they're often off in the nearby wooded areas and the town's junkyard, where voices leaking from earthly crevices seem to call to them.
As they grow into young men, Tom struggles with the intensity of his feelings for Amina while trying to help his parents save their life's work. Bruce is acting ...
What if your only potential ally in a dangerous world was the one you brought to life in the lab...
And it wanted to kill you, too?
Tag Brewer is the medical officer of an exploratory scientific vessel called the Argo. His life consists of experiments and research on all the strange alien lifeforms they encounter. He is content to explore the universe through a microscope.
All that changes when the Argo is attacked by an unknown alien ship. Tag is the sole survivor.
After crash-landing the damaged Argo, Tag is stranded on a ...
An up-and-coming politician. D.C. secrets. Will those in power succeed in silencing him forever?
When Anthony Schumacher decided to run for the congressional seat of the retiring Representative Theodore Milhous Johnson, his meteoric rise through the political ranks was all but assured -- he was a young, articulate lawyer with a beautiful wife and family. Nothing could stop him from one day becoming President. But when he uncovers some of D.C.'s darkest secrets, he soon finds himself in the crosshairs of the most powerful people in ...
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Can a girl succeed is a man's world? In medieval England? In a world dominated by knights and deeds of chivalry? As assistant and muse to an obsessive inventor for a father and working secretly on new weapons awesome in their power, Catherine is caught between King Edward III and his overarching ambitions to become King of two nations, England and France. Catherine and her father Godfrey struggle to convert the strange drawings and hieroglyphics of the Chin into gleaming bronze cannon capable of slaughtering hundreds upon the ...
Shakespeare's stage is a vampire's hunting ground.
Christopher Marlowe, poet and playwright, has played and lost his dangerous game of baiting England's nobles. Betrayed and murdered, he finds himself transformed within a far more ancient game, in which he and others hunt humans as prey -- while some of them hunt him. His only hope is the vampire who has resurrected him: Rósza la Loba, who traces her vampiric bloodline back to Alexander the Great.
His wits clouded, one eye blind from his death-wound, Marlowe is ...
INSPIRED BY A FRIGHTENING TRUE STORY!
"Holy cow! I picked it up and started reading, and now I don't want to do anything else!
Great story... " Early reviewer.
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She's the only American citizen in U.S. history officially ...
When Ismay finds herself in Crieff, Scotland, without coins to give the tax man for her small estate, she resorts to stealing a horse and selling it to a cattle drover during the early morning hours of the day. After paying her debt, she wastes no time fleeing to her home and property in the highlands to avoid retribution.
Though hanging on the gallows is no longer a punishment for horse thievery in Scotland, in 1810, Ian MacAllen isn't about to allow a wee tinker's daughter to swindle him out of his horse and money without paying ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
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The tangled skein arises from Mary's love for the Robert d'Esclade, fifth Duke of Wessex, said to be the people's choice as King Consort. Wessex is chivalrous and charming, but semi-betrothed to Lady Ursula Glynde, whom he has not seen since her infancy. Wessex is repelled by the idea of having his wife thrust upon him and purposely avoids Lady Ursula. Unknown to Wessex, the Queen jealously guards him against Ursula, who is extremely beautiful.
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Changelings. They were the descendants of Man and Fae. They walked between worlds - as healers, mystics, even kings - but no more. He thought he was the last, alone and lost, until the day he saw them.
Irish teens Maureen O'Malley and Sean McAndrew are lost in time. To find a way home, they must curry favor with pirates, dodge a revolution, and defy a king out of Ireland's deepest legends.
They are Changelings, and they have magic in their blood - magic, which will rekindle a centuries-old war that threatens to tear the very fabric ...
"Margaret Nagel delivers a likeable, funny and, above all, believable protagonist in this delightful story brimming with captivating characters... Thankfully, Brother Arcadius is only 20 at the end of the book's final tale [which] should leave time for many more adventures in what is sure to be a much-anticipated sequel." -BlueInk starred review
Not a children's book in spite of its readability and appearance, The Adventures of Brother Arcadius and Pangur Ban deals light-handedly with the hardships and hazards of the 9th century ...
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Sir Percy reluctantly agrees to take Armand St Just, brother of his wife, with him to France as part of a plan to rescue the young Dauphin. Percy warns Armand not to renew any friendships while in Paris, but it doesn't take long before Armand has ignored his warnings and renewed a friendship with the scheming Baron de Batz who despises the Scarlet Pimpernel and all he represents. Armand foolishly betrays Percy and he gets captured and imprisoned.
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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Love your enemies...
Ariana Ryder's a free agent now, and her psychic PI business is taking off. She even put together a huge conference for those involved in paranormal investigations and treatments.
She's a success!
When Ariana's conference is taken hostage by a desperate Fae who needs her help, how can she say no? But when the job requires fetching a fugitive from Fairy, she'll have to work with her ex boss and crush Grant to have any hope of survival.
And when it comes to the Fae, things are never as they seem.
The Aura Shaper trilogy is an epic tale of good versus evil set in a medieval fantasy world where many ordinary people are born with extraordinary talents and all living things are surrounded by an aura - a unique pattern of moving light that reveals their every thought, feeling and belief. Only a few people can see these auras and fewer still can read and understand them, but the ability to manipulate them belongs to the rarest gifted of all: Aura Shapers. The most feared and reviled of individuals, they can reach into a person's ...
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Made in a lab, Ashe was manufactured to be a genetically perfect specimen and raised to be a leader, a soldier. Until one day she fought back... at a terrible cost.
Ashe and her remaining family flee towards the city of Luca, a dark, grim metropolis riddled with violence and disease. Despite this, and the loss that haunts them still, they manage to thrive and stay hidden from their creators. All that is threatened when Ashe saves the life of Nick, a member of the resistance group known as Phoenix. Nick is convinced that Ashe is the ...
Wendy doesn't remember anything about Neverland -- or the experiments done on her there as a child. Seven years later, all she wants is a normal life, but shape-shifting shadows plague her dreams and turn her life into a waking nightmare. When the shadows attack at a football game and a boy disappears right in front of her, she realizes these wraith-like shadows are real. They're not just haunting -- they're hunting.
A mysterious boy named Peter, his foul-mouthed sidekick, and a band of misfit boys intervene before Wendy faces a ...
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Leah Abramovitz, a cossetted member of the upper echelons of Odessan society, has high hopes for a brilliant future -- that is until Fate takes a hand. When confronted with alarming changes in political and societal mores, the family decide to flee and chart a course that will forever alter their lives. Will her dreams be washed away on the shores of Buenos Aires or will Leah finally achieve the freedom to design her own destiny?
This is a collection of science fiction, dark fantasy and horror short stories. Some of the scenarios explored include a dream world where heroes battle sleep demons, a future America that's been radically altered by climate change, a second Civil War fought in the 1970's, a nonstop parade of mass shootings, a beast who travels to Hollywood to get into show biz and many more.
A lakeside paradise is shattered by past crimes rising from the ashes of an ancient village.
A small tribe of Cherokee Indians is swindled out of its heritage lands to make way for a massive reservoir system. An arsonist starts a fire that claims scores of lives but spares an infant spirited away in the dark.
Years later these incendiary secrets pass through the remorseful lips of a dying man, sending Jonathan Sinclair Austen on a frantic search for justice as mysterious killings multiply and he discovers that he could be next.
"There are some secrets darker than witchcraft." - Dora Maddock
Deep within an Oregon forest is a town called Dark Root, a town steeped in magick, mystery, and witchcraft.
But for Maggie Maddock, Dark Root is also a prison. Forced to work in her mother's magick shop, she watches the world world move forward without her. When a mysterious stranger offers to take Maggie away from it all, she leaves without looking back.
Seven years later, Maggie is called home by her older sister. There, she is confronted with a renewed sibling ...
Who killed Jack Sullivan?
Welcome to Hamlet. Population: 192.
You can't find it on any map, GPS, or directions site. A small village tucked between a mountain and a valley, Hamlet is the sort of place where everyone knows everyone -- and their business, too. There's no television. No internet. No phones. Only one way in and, for the locals, barely any way out. The sheriff is the law, the only doctor moonlights as the coroner, and outsiders hardly ever come to town.
Murders are even rarer.
A treacherous storm, a flat tire, and a ...
When a royal conspiracy topples the noble House Falco, Sofia must take up the burden of her father's mantle and assume guardianship of his Greatmask. Yet the sentient bone mask, powerful enough to Compel those around her, will not speak, and Sofia, the first female Protector in a hundred years, is left defenceless.
Hunted by the king, she is driven from the palace and must fight for survival, alone in the cold streets of Anaskar. There, she crosses paths with Notch, a bitter mercenary with problems of his own. Accused of murder, ...
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A tale of the zombie apocalypse, told through the eyes of man's best friend...
When Jon takes his dog Harry to a remote cabin for the week, he just wants to get away from the rest of the world. And then one morning, after finding that his phone is dead, Jon looks at the city in the distance and realizes that something seems very wrong.
All the power has gone out. At night, the city is completely dark. There are no planes in the sky, and when Jon drives to the nearest gas station, he finds a desolate and bloody scene. He refuses to ...
'Totally Bonkers... and Totally Brilliant!'
From the Author of Amazon International Best-Seller, 'The New Mrs D'.
'Dare to never lose the silly side of yourself.'
When three silver-surfer widows take a road trip to a bewitching island in the Southern Hebrides, kidnapping a world-renowned psychic medium was the last thing on their minds. And the first thing they did...
After three bereaved, elderly ladies meet in an online forum, it soon becomes clear they each have their own, quite specific, senior citizen plan. The first is ...
This carefully crafted ebook: "Hyperion (Complete Edition)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. "Hyperion" is an epic poem by 19th-century English Romantic poet John Keats. It is based on the Titanomachia, and tells of the despair of the Titans after their fall to the Olympians. Keats wrote the poem from late 1818 until the spring of 1819, when he gave it up as having "too many Miltonic inversions." The themes and ideas were picked up again in Keats's The Fall of Hyperion: A Dream, when he ...
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This is the sequel to - The Definition of Normal - and extends the story of Stephanie Blair and Jake Harrison, and the lives of their families and friends, as they continue to explore broader definitions of normal and equal.
The book starts where -The Definition of Normal- leaves off, but adds two new twists and introduces many new characters as Stephie and Jake finish college and start their adult lives together.
You can be an insider as you watch them identify concerns and find solutions for the issues facing those who fall short ...
Judy Meryfair is a normal student in her senior year in university and on the best way to get her Bachelor's Degrees in Criminology.
But when she suddenly finds herself tangled up in a crime, she would have never thought that fate would lead her to work for a secret Government Department.
Suddenly seeing the world from a whole new perspective, she tries to find her way, while her three mysterious Colleagues seem to hide a few secrets of their own.
Not to mention her friends at university seem to have their very own take on the ...
Pangerath, a magically hidden continent in the oceans of modern day man.
A land quenched by blood and tears,
Begets a child of dark and light
A seed nurtured, by witch's white.
Four by four does time progress,
The seed now grown
Then torn, from loving breast.
With friends and family
The lands fate, as his does rest
A soul divided by dark and light.
Upon this boy's burdened plight.
THE PROPHECY TWO
Born of two sides
A boy arrives.
Unknown his father,
His fate; survives.
Evils grip shall be undone
By a boy born
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"Finished this book just moments ago and wow, I LOVED it. Talk about a page turner, and tight, smart writing that never lets you rest. Super twisty, clever plot with a few shockers I never saw coming. GREAT characters, even when I didn't like them, I loved them as a reader. This book will stick in my head for a while, like all book hangovers should!" - B. Tel, five star review on Amazon.
"Dark, disturbing, deliciously inappropriate." - Leslie Wolfe, best-selling author of The Watson Girl.
From two-time Book of the Year finalist ...
A sci-fi thriller and the second in a series of novels by Antony Botting.
An artefact known as the Pebble is found. When the Trauma begins, no-one is prepared.
Terror descends, as life on Earth changes in an instant.
The effects are felt worldwide as survivors face the greatest danger.
Strange beings walk the surface of the planet as science, religion and criminal enterprise struggle to comprehend the offensive.
Humanity seeks sanctuary, unable to come to terms with the Trauma.
Mages, Monsters, and Magical weapons.
Just another day at work for Beka, the young apprentice of The Silverlight Smithy.
When preparing for the Twin Worlds of Duo's alignment celebration, an unexpected opportunity leaves her tangled in the web of a powerful noble.
The spirited girl will sacrifice everything she has to protect those she cares for, and put an end to his sinister plot.
Who can you trust when the line between man and monster becomes hard to distinguish?
A fantasy, light gamelit/litrpg adventure of an ...
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Haunted by the tragic death of his best friend, Hawaiian surfer Declan Bishop hasn't returned home for nearly two years.
He says he's been chasing the waves, but really he's been running.
He might have kept on running if he hadn't met Pearl Sunn, a fearless surfer whose smile reminds him of the warm waters of home. Brave, strong, and determined -- Pearl is everything Declan wishes he could be.
Their relationship is supposed to be fake, a publicity stunt for his career, but Declan has never felt anything so real. He falls hard ...
See why the internet is abuzz chattering about this book!
This highly divisive debut novel is a shock tale taking the nation by surprise! Read 'The Stone of Fire'--a mind-blowing contemporary sci-fi/fantasy novel jam-packed with bold characters and killer plot twists (and even a tiny touch of romance).
A stolen treaty that could start a war. A beautiful young girl that has simply vanished--without a trace! Odd supernatural occurrences that shock the mind. Enjoy this satirical parody on the Supernatural War--via an exciting detective ...
Genre: Action & Adventure
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Greed... Power... Money... Viral Weapons... Politics... Entwined with Passion.
Benjamin Hunter, philanthropist, businessman and adventurer has been mysteriously kidnapped and becomes the subject of a world wide manhunt. What does he know about a weapons-grade virus with the potential to kill millions? Can Alex find him before international intelligence agencies -- and the people intent on killing him?
Alex Boudreau, spy, black ops expert and notorious double agent blames herself for Benjamin's baffling disappearance. Alex fights ...
One phone call... And suddenly that fresh start Susan Scott wanted is threatened, needing help she turns to the only person she trusts.
Detective Dominick Antonelli swore he'd always keep her safe, and that's exactly what he intends to do. But living in tight quarters leaves him battling against his desire for her and his promise to protect the woman he's falling in love with. Tensions mount as their attraction for one another builds, leaving them both unaware of the danger stalking their every move.
Dalton will stop at nothing in ...
Sometimes the only way to reach the light is to embrace the darkness.
Haunted by the images of his mother's death and faced with the reality that he will never be a mage, a young man discovers a deep yearning for magic within himself that will lead him down a dark path.
Nug was content spending his summers basking in the sun and jumping off the floating dock at his family's lakeside cottage. Sure, his older brother Galen and his friends picked on him for being scrawny and awkward, but life was good, mostly.
But fate, ever fickle, ...
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Lizzie Murphy is an Illinois farm girl experiencing a serious slump. Thirty five years old, recently divorced and caring for her parents and the family farm as well as her design business, her life is full to overflowing, but devoid of passion or excitement. She feels like a yoked oxen with the weight of responsibility anchoring her in her satisfying but dull routine. She makes the very uncharacteristic and impulsive decision to fly off to South America for a forty day cruise. Having rarely left the state, let alone the country, she ...
Through the story of the brilliant but conflicted young Raskolnikov and the murder he commits, Fyodor Dostoyevsky explores the theme of redemption through suffering. "Crime and Punishment" put Dostoyevsky at the forefront of Russian writers when it appeared in 1866 and is now one of the most famous and influential novels in world literature.
The poverty-stricken Raskolnikov, a talented student, devises a theory about extraordinary men being above the law, since in their brilliance they think "new thoughts" and so contribute to ...
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Tillie and Kyle Cavanagh are in Kabul, for Kyle's latest posting with the CIA. But Juergen Kessler, now on the wrong side of the Iron Curtain, and the Cold War, has not given up the idea of getting Tillie back with him. He is brooding in Moscow, trying to find his former wife and get her back.
Molly Pearson is a young Biology teacher with two passions in her life: a strong commitment to protecting wildlife; and a desire to encourage the children in her classes to feel the same enthusiasm for Nature. In this book we find Molly Pearson, Robert Jeffrey's student teacher, rewilding the school's nature garden with the help of her Year 7 kids, against dramatic odds! Self-harming, arson, gang violence and teenage angst all seem to be teaming up as obstacles to block success from Molly and her class of 11 year-olds! When her class ...
This carefully crafted ebook: "The Complete Poetry" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 - 1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. His most famous works are Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson now ranks among the 26 most translated authors in the world. Table of Contents: BALLADS A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES UNDERWOODS SONGS OF TRAVEL THE VAGABOND YOUTH ...
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Broken Chains is a four-book series which reflects humans' faults and moral values. The creation of this dramatic series demonstrates the need for changes and the characters' struggled for spiritual closeness. Broken Chains, mother and daughter singing team, Daisy Lee and Ali Lee, receive notable recognition for their stellar performances. But their success will come at a price. The community of St. George, South Carolina applauds their talent, along with the rest of the nation. But it seems the family may be working against their ...
Genre: African American
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This carefully crafted ebook: "Love Among The Artists (Autobiographical Novel) - Complete Edition" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Love Among the Artists was published in the United States in 1900 and in England in 1914, but it was written in 1881. In the ambiance of chit-chat and frivolity among members of Victorian polite society a youthful Shaw describes his views on the arts, romantic love and the practicalities of matrimony. Dilettantes, he thinks, can love and settle down to ...
Genre: Coming of Age
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Drake Morgan, MD, Neurosurgeon, bass player, philanthropist - Dominant. He doesn't do girlfriends, he doesn't do sleepovers, and he certainly doesn't do breakfast in bed the morning after. He has his surgical slate at New York Presbyterian, he has a charitable foundation providing surgical tools to hospitals in Africa, he has his Brit Invasion cover band, Mersey, and he has his secret life as a Dominant in Manhattan's BDSM community. Into bondage, D/s and the occasional dungeon scene, Drake keeps every part of his life separate, the ...
"Dark Fantasy that Enlightens"
When the most powerful demon on earth falls in love with a human angel, burgeoning into the most powerful good--the adventure begins.
When people call for help, Angels come. When people call for chaos, Tazmarks (vampire-like, time-bending beings with dragon genetics) grant their wish. In that, Johnny reigns supreme. After nine hundred years of wreaking chaos and causing calamity in the world, he has finally met his match. Worlds collide when, out of sheer boredom, he is compelled to play guardian ...
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All the martial artists wanted was to earn a spot in history.
Some blended in the crowd, and some didn't. Some worked their way to the top and some became nothing but heaps of dust on the ground. Some were born into riches and jewels, and some were born with nothing but a strong mind and a great talent, like Zen Luo.
However, when he saw just how unfair the world was, he couldn't stay put and set out on a journey towards greatness, with only two goals in mind: To witness the world from the very peak of martial arts and to provide a ...
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When Mr. Henry Dashwood dies, his house, Norland Park, must pass directly to his grandson, the son of John Dashwood, the child of the elder Dashwood's first wife. His second wife, Mrs. Dashwood, and their daughters, Elinor, Marianne and Margaret, inherit only a small income, but John makes a promise to his father that he will take care of his half-sisters. However, John's greedy wife, Fanny, persuades him to renege on the promise and the Dashwood women soon become the unwelcome guests in Norland Park. Mrs. Dashwood decides to move ...
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From the moment Bethany Warner was born, Sheriff Tanner Montgomery was on the run. And he was only four at the time. Their mothers' matchmaking efforts finally ended when Bethany's family moved away. Now, ten years later, she's coming back to Ruby Creek and his mother is up to her old tricks again.
Tanner is happy with his life just the way it is. No emotional entanglements. No wife or child to worry about leaving behind if something should happen to him in the line of duty. Then Bethany returns, all grown up and sexier than sin. ...
THE DAISY PACT by Jeannie Davis
Take three girls, put them in a spa, and what do you get? Heart to hearts, beauty treatments and plans; lots of them.
Jen, Ali and Molly have been best friends for years and each have their own issues. Jen has just come out of a broken relationship, Ali hates her job as nanny to the kids from hell and Molly has lost all her confidence and having spent the last few years caring for her grandmother, she wants her life back but hasn't a clue where to start.
During a spa weekend that they'd taken together ...
Darsie Latimer is a young man who gets kidnapped by Hugh Redgauntlet, and taken to a village in Dumfries. After much intrigue Darsie discovers that Redgauntlet is his uncle. He also discovers that a number of prominent Jacobites, and Bonnie Prince Charlie himself are staying in the village. Redgauntlet has summoned them all to start a new Jacobite rebellion, and he wants Darsie to join them to recover the British throne for the Stuart dynasty.
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Richard Machen, a naval lieutenant of American descent in England's navy, and English heiress, Jane Ashford, duel alone in Napoleonic Europe to foil the Illuminati's subversive plot for world power.
Passing through London on his way to visit his Welsh grandparents, before sailing to Boston, Massachusetts after the defeat of the French at the "Battle of the Nile", Richard and Jane are accidentally drawn into a fateful chain of events which will affect history, involving Colonel Despard, an Irishman of French descent, who is ...
The Witch of Havenshire, D.L. Hopkins
Tormented by the knowledge that the woman she'd always called Mother wasn't related to her, and the father who knew about it was murdered, Jacelyn Ridgely finds herself the center of a conspiracy that spans three warring countries and two royal houses. The only person she can trust has been ripped from her side and now she must face the world alone.
In the capital city, new advisors are coming out of the woodwork, yet she is haunted by her brother's words, "Don't trust anyone." What caused her ...
It can be hard to accept something as real when you're convinced it's not.
Erik had never heard of quantum computers. He had no interest in that sort of thing. When a woman he isn't interested in tries to seduce him during dinner, his best mate mentions that he is building one. Desperate to escape the awkward situation, Erik insists on seeing the prototype.
That turns out to be a really bad idea.
A series of unfortunate events ends with Erik getting electrocuted. Subsequently, his life starts changing in every conceivable way, ...
Shards of Summer takes you on a trip to the beach that you won't soon forget. Flashing back to the mid-1940s--the perfect decade for a gritty noir--Shards immerses you in that era's prevailing feeling of postwar disillusionment, a sense of female dominance, and a sultry atmosphere. Shards of Summer invokes the great pulp dramatists of the day, like James M. Cain, but Kelly Jameson brings a fresh perspective to a well-worn, male-dominated genre, going beyond character archetypes and revealing layer upon layer of female (and male) ...
A nail-biting thriller from an Amazon Bestselling Author!
She thought she could keep it a secret.
Just fourteen years old, Amalie thought she could take off and go to the festival with her best friend without anyone knowing it - without her parents finding out. She thought she was safe when she met a man offering her drugs; she thought she was safe when she went alone to her tent to take the pills. However, when she opened her eyes and found herself in the man's basement, she knew she was not safe anymore.
She was trapped.