A guitar, a box of junk, and a pile of trouble...
Fifteen-year-old Otter is in a dark place.
Child Services wants to put him in foster care, or even a home for troubled youth.
Living on his own, he's one bad decision away from the street. His band's first gig is only two weeks away, but his crush on their new lead singer has him tied in knots.
Then he inherits a box of random junk from a dead grandfather he barely knew, only to discover that the junk is infused with his grandfather's memories. Can this "junk" help Otter win the ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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In the far future, two major factions are locked in a galactic cold war. As tensions mount between the technocratic Union and the genome-harnessing Concordance, both sides anxiously watch for a chance to conquer the other.
The Nepenthe is a pirate vessel, loyal to neither. Led by the enigmatic Captain Dangard, her rough and ready crew includes the cat-like alien Commander Creull, Zeno the immortal synthetic, the dashing Garrett Strand, and Duncan Hauk, a promising young recruit.
Hired by a cryptic employer, the crew waylays a ...
Four unforgettable shifter romances set in the Desert Southwest!
Immerse yourself in suspenseful paranormal romances set in the spellbinding scenery of the Desert Southwest. Take off on the back of a coyote shifter's motorcycle, soar through the sky with a phoenix shifter, and fall in love with the wolf shifter of your dreams. Howl at the full moon as it rises over mesas, canyons, and mysterious ruins of cultures long past. Surrender yourself to destiny and lose yourself in sizzling romance.
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Delicious and Easy Recipes with this Weight Watchers Cookbook
Weight loss, without any doubt, is one of the most excellent motivators for millions of people to follow this diet. Instead of relying on calorie calculations, this program works with their "SmartPoints." Each recipe has been allocated to its respective SmartPoint values. They can be from a range of 0-10 SmartPoints per serving. Those points are the core reference for dieters to watch for.
Unlike other weight-loss diets that make you count calories, SmartPoints have ...
Are you a beginner and would you like to start trading and investing?
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The sleepy town of Newbury, Connecticut, is shocked when a little girl is found brutally murdered. The town's top detective, perplexed by a complete lack of leads, calls in FBI agent Leia Bines, an expert in cases involving children. Meanwhile, Dr. Peter Gram, a psychiatrist at Newbury's hospital, searches desperately for the cause of seven-year-old Naya Hastings's devastating nightmares. Afraid that she might hurt herself in the midst of a torturous episode, Naya's parents have turned to the bright young doctor as their only hope. ...
The Jungle Book
The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood
The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood takes us to Sherwood Forest, where the brigand and his band of "merry men" rob from the rich to give to the poor -- to the consternation of the Sheriff of Nottingham.
The Jungle Book transports readers into a wondrous world where danger lurks behind every drooping vine and the law of the jungle is the key to survival.
Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island follows young Jim Hawkins as ...
He's a Special Forces veteran making his pro hockey debut. She's a dogged sports reporter determined to get a scoop. She's also his best friend's widow...
Fans can't get enough of Levi Hunt, the Special Forces veteran who put his NHL career on hold to serve his country and fight the bad guys. So when his new Chicago Rebels bosses tell him to cooperate with the press on a profile, he's ready to do his duty. Until he finds out who he has to work with: flame-haired, freckle-splashed, impossibly perky Jordan Cooke.
The woman he should ...
Vickie Clark has always been a devoted daughter, however, an uneventful daily routine in her family's ranch was not exactly the life she desired for herself. In an hopeful attempt to escape her miserable reality, she secretly gets engaged to her childhood friend. To her misfortune, when he decides to join the Civil War, Vickie will start fighting her own lonely battle. Having not heard from him for two years, she assumes the worst has happened. To her surprise, he comes back, but not the same man... Which dreadful event made him ...
This collection brings together some of the most incredible sci-fi stories ever told in one convenient, high-quality, low-priced Kindle volume!
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The Sentimentalists, by Murray Leinster
The Girls from Earth, by Frank Robinson
The Death Traps of FX-31, by Sewell Wright
Song in a minor key, by C.L. Moore
Sentry of the Sky, by Evelyn E. Smith
Meeting of the Minds, by Robert Sheckley
Junior, by Robert Abernathy
Death Wish, by Ned Lang
Genre: Arts & Photography
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Would you sell your soul to clear your name?
Wrongfully accused of a heinous crime, Prince Lorrek is among three people who know actually what happened. One died. The memory of the other has been erased.
The surrounding kingdoms dissolve into war, but the sorcerer Lorrek remains apart, determined to clear his name. Even that comes at a price, for his own redemption might destroy his family.
Someday I'll Be Redeemed launches a fantasy/sci-fi series where magic and technology contend against one another, mysteries abound, and ...
FBI Agent Diana Sheen is an agent with a secret...
... she carries a badge and a troll, along with a little magic.
But her Most Wanted List is going to take a little extra effort.
She'll have to embrace her powers and up her game to take down new threats,
Not to mention deal with the troll that's adopted her.
All signs point to a serious threat lurking just beyond sight, pulling the strings to put the forces of good in harm's way.
Magic or mundane, you break the law, and Diana's gonna find you, tag you and bring you in. Watch ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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Tara Thompson cannot be injured. Since the night her parents died in a tragic accident, she hasn't felt pain of any kind, not so much as a papercut. And she has no idea why. Though her body healed quickly, her heart and soul took its time. Luckily, a loving foster mom and an unwanted best friend stepped in to speed up the process. Despite Tara's best efforts, her new BFF, Shelly Smith, just wouldn't go away. By their senior year, the girls were thick as thieves and would probably become thieves if Shelly had anything to say about ...
It's the first day at my new school and I already have a wide load sticker on my back.
But this is still better than life was before. Before I was taken away from my parents. Before I moved in with my grandma.
Before I met Jon Scoller.
He's cute, he lives down the street, but the guy asks way too many questions. Questions about a past I'd rather forget.
And I am not his type. He needs to be with a cheerleader. A perfect girl. Someone who doesn't look like the before picture for a weight loss shake.
Jon makes me feel like I'm ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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Flying a fighter jet while tripping is inadvisable.
Flying it blind is suicidal.
So when an RAF pilot suddenly loses his sight and crashes his Typhoon, answers are needed. Fast.
British pilots are using an experimental performance-enhancing drug. SAS veteran Gabriel Wolfe discovers that someone is fatally sabotaging the top-secret testing programme.
If the test succeeds, the UK will have a huge advantage over the Russians. An unholy alliance of Chechen separatists and Russian gangsters want it to fail.
Two British women are ...
This thrilling story, set in the borders area of Scotland during the mid-1500s, is full of suspense, intrigue and danger, complete with compelling characters and rich historical detail. The Henderson family finds themselves caught up in one of the most tumultuous times of the country's history... a time of fierce rivalries, bloody battles, passionate love, treachery, heroism and terrible tragedies. It's a book you will never forget!
She's shy, he's stoic... not the hardest personality traits to overcome, but Sophie Carson and Roman "Chief" Proudfit have their work cut out for them.
Sophie has a crush on the silent-but-studly firefighter next door. She's been pining away silently while secretly helping the hardworking man by mowing his lawn -- which he thinks is being done by her nonexistent husband and/or boyfriend. He's definitely not big on neighborly chitchat, but with her stutter, that suits Sophie just fine. But now a misunderstanding at a bar has put him ...
Patients are dying at St. Raphael's Hospital, and a young, meddling x-ray tech is the only person standing in the way of a corrupt healthcare system in this radioactive medical thriller.
Claire Neuman uses her radiographic skills to detect disease. When she uncovers a mysterious trend of surgical errors, Claire's powers of detection are the only thing that can save her patients. This nuclear bomb of a novel offers a suspense-filled adventure in x-ray technology and the horrors of patient care gone wrong.
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Felicity finally has what she has always wanted -- independence. No longer relying on her sister and brother-in-law for support, with her trusty service dog Zeke, she is about to take on college for the first time.
When Felicity meets Damian Turner -- it definitely isn't love at first sight. Known on campus as the love them and leave them type, Damian Turner is the last person Felicity wants to lose her independence to. However, as chemistry between them grows -- Felicity offers Damian a deal, either she can be another conquest or ...
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Are you searching for a low carb, budget-friendly, gluten-free, and sugar-free recipes that wouldn't ruin your Ketogenic diet? Are you new to the world of Keto Chaffle and wish to incorporate waffles in your Ketogenic diet? Are you in search of sweet and savory recipes to help you lose weight, gain balance, boost brain and metabolism, reverse diseases, and live a healthier life?
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When Evelyn Maynard receives a scholarship to the exclusive Bradford Hills Institute, she's determined to make a fresh start. The Institute is world renowned for educating and training Variants - the 18% of the population fortunate enough to have superhuman abilities. As a human, she's lucky to be admitted.
She's done with fake identities, running and lying but once again she finds herself surrounded by secrets.
Some she's been keeping her whole life.
Some have been kept from her.
Some she finds herself dragged into...
Augustus Melmotte is a financier with a mysterious past. He is rumoured to have JewisAnthony Trollope was an English novelist of the Victorian era. Among his best-known works is a series of novels collectively known as the Chronicles of Barsetshire, which revolves around the imaginary county of Barsetshire. He also wrote novels on political, social, and gender issues.
h origins, and to be connected to some failed businesses in Vienna. When he moves his business and his family to London, the city's upper crust begins buzzing with ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Story of Liberty covers a period of five hundred years fight for liberty, from the Magna Carta (1215) up to the landing of the Pilgrims in Massachusetts (1620)
John Lackland and the Barons
The Man Who Preached After He Was Dead
The Fire That Was Kindled in Bohemia
What Laurence Coster and John Gutenberg Did for Liberty
The Men Who Ask Questions
How a Man Tried to Reach the East by Sailing West
The New Home of Liberty
A Boy Who Objected to Marrying His Brother's Widow
The Man Who Can Do No Wrong
The Boy Who Sung for His ...
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?Atkins Diet Cookbook ?
The best way by which you can think about the Atkins diet is to treat it as a healthy approach for eating that is easy to maintain. This healthier approach will help your body learn about burning its fat reserves to obtain energy instead of using carbohydrates from intake of food.
The amount of processed carbohydrates can be lowered, but you will still have the option to enjoy your meals by adding filling foods, snacks and tasty foods that contain fat, protein and fiber.
If you are committed and intend ...
The Old Wives Tale tells the life story of two very different sisters, Constance and Sophia Baines, following their stories from their youth, working in their mother's draper's shop, through the period of separation and quite different lives, into old age. It covers a period of about 70 years from roughly 1840 to 1905, and is set in Paris and Burslem, a town in the Potteries district of North Staffordshire.
Genre: Family Life
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Are confusion and lack of knowledge stopping you from bringing Montessori into your home?
Let me guess... - You don't know where to start.
- You're finding it all a bit hard to understand.
- And your just way too busy to learn everything you need to know to start implementing Montessori at home.
This book is for parents, grandparents, babysitting aunts and uncles and simply everybody looking for the answers about how to be the best guides for the children in their environment
- 90 % of the capacity of the human brain is developed ...
This eBook edition has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Isabel Sleaford is a young woman who fantasies about the books she reads and sees life through the eyes of Bryon and Shelley. She catches the eye of George Gilbert, the young handsome doctor, who notices how Isabel is different from other ladies he knows and falls in love with her. Although they are not the perfect match, him being pragmatic and her being a dreamer, the marriage is concluded. The ill-matched pair soon ...
This eBook edition of "The Well at the World's End" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. The Well at the World's End tells the story of Peter, King of Upmeads, and his four sons, Blaise, Hugh, Gregory, and Ralph. These four sons decide one day that they would like to explore the world, so their father gives them permission, except for Ralph, who is to remain at home to ensure at least one living heir. Ralph, however, secretly departs contrary to his father's orders and ...
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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This eBook edition of "THE BEETLE" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Richard Marsh's greatest commercial success, The Beetle, is a story about a mysterious oriental person who pursues a British politician to London, where he wreaks havoc with his powers of hypnosis and shape-shifting. The story is narrated from the perspectives of multiple characters to create suspense. The novel engages with numerous themes and problems of the Victorian fin de siècle, including the New ...
Longing for love, can she escape the shadows that follow her to Dark Island?
1910, Thousand Islands, New York. Others may consider The Towers castle on Dark Island an enchanting summer retreat, but to Devyn McKenna, it's a prison. Yet as she works as a maid for Frederick Bourne, former president of the Singer Sewing Machine Company, her life blossoms under the kindness of his family and fascinating entrepreneurs such as J.P. Morgan, Thomas Lipton, and Captain Vanderbilt. But more than anything, the growing friendship of Mr. Bourne's ...
Naji is a loose cannon addicted to gunsmoke, fast money, and making it happen at all costs. Nathan is college bound and determined to escape the streets. Gotta is a smooth talking playboy with a sweet tooth for teenage girls. Nikki the lone female in the family is beautiful, ambitious, and just as wild as her brothers. How else could she control them. K.K. the baby boy is 7 going on 25 and too grown for his own good. Journey with this family as they rescue Young Savage, encounter beef, internal conflict, and situations that test ...
Genre: African American
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She'll risk anything to save the company her parents built. He'll risk anything to save her. Someone will stop at nothing to make sure they both fail.
Chelsea Hamilton spent her life preparing to run the international clothing business her parents started, but she's still caught off guard when she learns of her mother's untimely death. Chelsea returns to New Hampshire, buries her mother, and prepares to take over the floundering business. When a stranger attempts to kill her, she realizes somebody doesn't want her to inherit her ...
An epic time-travel adventure powered by love and a mysterious cello that connects two women across centuries.
In 2018 an aspiring young cellist dreams of joining the National Arts Centre Orchestra in Ottawa. But after a crushing rejection, a new hope emerges in the form of a long lost music score from her dying grandmother in Scotland.
When Adeena plays this music on the oldest surviving cello made in the United Kingdom, something opens the gates of time and she's connected to another woman from the past.
Their connection is ...
The Spirit of the Laws is a treatise on political theory, as well as a pioneering work in comparative law, published in 1748 by Montesquieu. Originally published anonymously, partly because Montesquieu's works were subject to censorship, its influence outside France was aided by its rapid translation into other languages. In 1751 the Roman Catholic Church added De l'esprit des lois to its Index Librorum Prohibitorum. Yet Montesquieu's treatise had an enormous influence on the work of many others, most notably: Catherine the Great, ...
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This eBook edition has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. As a young man Henry Dunbar, heir to the London banking house, was spoiled and arrogant. When he fell into debt he convinced his friend Joseph Wilmot, a clerk with a gift for reproducing handwriting, to help him create forged bonds that he could use to pay off his creditors. When the bank uncovered the fraud Henry blamed Wilmot for everything. His uncle still banished Henry to the firm's Indian office and dismissed ...
Romantic Comedy at its finest!
Susan's only thinking of a promotion when her friend convinces her to take a shortcut transfer. But she should have read the fine print. North Carolina, her personal purgatory, is the one place she's been trying to avoid since high school. When she learns her new office is located in Havelock, she quickly discovers her brusque Northern attitude is not welcome down South.
Susan's never had any trouble making enemies, and Pete Walsh, the town's version of The Bachelor, is no exception. When they lock ...
Will this damsel in distress be Micah's undoing?
Micah Reed has always been a sucker for a pretty face. When his alluring neighbor appears with a black eye, he can't resist leaping to her aid.
But Micah has no idea of the deadly avalanche he's unleashed...
Constantly looking over his shoulder, Micah investigates a man last seen exchanging cash with dirty cops. He chases murky clues to uncover the origin of the money, but soon stumbles on a secret so dark it's beyond belief...
Can Micah expose a dirty deal before they shut him up ...
The new genre-bending romance from bestselling author Brenda Lowder...
How do you find your way back when your body is not your own?
After a head-on collision leaves drab Julianne in a coma, her spirit separates from her body and flies into another body. Then another... and another... finally landing inside beautiful, but troubled, Evie.
What if you had the chance to start over as someone else?
As Julianne/Evie discovers her own confidence and strength, she works to rectify the mistakes made by both of them. Julianne finds a ...
Aurora Floyd is the daughter of a marriage between a nobleman and an actress. As she grows into maturity, this head-strong, dangerous and seductive vixen becomes embroiled in mystery and scandal. The story includes such controversial events as bigamy, murder and elopement.
A broken warrior. A hunted thief. The courage to save an empire.
As one of the empire's most skilled soldiers, Brandt is no stranger to combat. After he and his fellow wolfblades fight a merciless warrior armed with impossible magic, Brandt is left shattered. Searching for answers, Brandt stumbles upon a secret war, fought by a very few, that threatens the land he calls home.
Alena is a gifted student studying for university exams. She moonlights as a thief and spy, searching for a purpose beyond the walls of her small town. When ...
Any great nation must be prepared to handle a foreseeable crisis.
Any great nation must have the ability to continue to operate independently of other nations.
The events stemming from the Wuhan pandemic are truly unprecedented. No segment of society has been left untouched.
The war against COVID-19 in the U.S. was something no one could have imagined, nor could anyone have predicted the incredible toll it would take on Americans and their way of life.
Throughout history, America has shown time and time again, that we are ...
The UK, year 2139.
One hundred and fifteen years ago, a mysterious virus wiped out ninety-five per cent of humanity.
Blackthorn, the largest settlement in England, rose from the ashes of the devastated old world. It is a troubled city, where the workers live in crude shacks, and make do with the worst of everything.
It is a city of violent divisions, crime, and an over-populated jail block, until a charismatic traveller has a miraculous vision, and promises to bring hope back to the people's lives.
Blackthorn falls under Ryder ...
Discover or rediscover all the classics of literature.
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Sensational, dramatic, packed with rich excitement and filled with the sweep and violence of human passions, LES MISERABLES is not only superb adventure but a powerful social document. The story of how the convict Jean-Valjean struggled to escape his past and reaffirm his humanity, in a world brutalized by poverty and ignorance, became the gospel of the poor and the ...
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
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"All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way." ? Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina
Anna Karenina is the story of an unhappy marriage, a doomed affair, and has been called the greatest novel ever written.
Genre: Drama & Plays
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First published in the year 1909; celebrated French writer Gaston Leroux's fictional work 'The Phantom of the Opera' is a gothic novel. The novel is partly inspired by historical events at the Paris Opera during the nineteenth century and an apocryphal tale concerning the use of a former ballet pupil's skeleton in Carl Maria von Weber's 1841 production of Der Freischütz.
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With The Mysteries of Udolpho; Ann Radcliffe raised the Gothic romance to a new level and inspired a long line of imitators. Portraying her heroine's inner life; creating a thick atmosphere of fear; and providing a gripping plot that continues to thrill readers today; The Mysteries of Udolpho is the story of orphan Emily St. Aubert; who finds herself separated from the man she loves and confined within the medieval castle of her aunt's new husband; Montoni. Inside the castle; she must cope with an unwanted suitor; Montoni's threats; ...
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Welcome to Brockton, New Jersey, a peaceful seashore town where nothing truly terrifying ever happened until now.
After being cyberbullied for his entire senior year of high school by three of his former friends, eighteen-year-old Terrence Marshall, a loner, an outcast, snaps! One night while high on hallucinogenic mushrooms and PCP Terrence seeks his cyberbullies out. Once he locates them, he murders all three of his former friends in a barbaric manner with a hatchet.
But in the aftermath of this unspeakable crime, the questions ...
Three Friars; says a legend; hid themselves near the Witch Sabbath orgies that they might count the devils; but the Chief of these; discovering the friars; said -- 'Reverend Brothers; our army is such that if all the Alps; their rocks and glaciers; were equally divided among us; none would have a pound's weight.' This was in one Alpine valley. Any one who has caught but a glimpse of the world's Walpurgis Night; as revealed in Mythology and Folklore; must agree that this courteous devil did not overstate the case. Any attempt to ...
While Homer's existence as a historical person is still a topic of debate, the writings attributed to the name have made their mark not only on Greek history and literature, but upon western civilization itself. Homer's epic poems, The Iliad and The Odyssey, laid the foundation upon which Ancient Greece developed not only its culture, but its societal values, religious beliefs, and practice of warfare as well.
This publication features the Samuel Butler translation, and while it strays from the poetic style reproduced by more well ...
Genre: Arts & Photography
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Presented as the memoir of one Ephraim Mackellar, steward of the Durrisdeer estate in Scotland, the novel opens in 1745, the year of the Jacobite Rising. When Bonnie Prince Charlie raises the banner of the Stuarts, the Durie family -- the Laird of Durrisdeer, his older son James Durie (the Master of Ballantrae) and his younger son Henry Durie -- decide on a common strategy: one son will join the uprising while the other will join the loyalists. That way, whichever side wins, the family's noble status and estate will be preserved.
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There are two sides to a border. In this story one side is American, one side is Mexican. There are two sides to the desert. Sarah sees it as a heaven, Benito sees it as a hell. She is a budding attorney from New York; he is a photojournalist fleeing the Mexican drug cartel. Destiny brings the two together in the Mexico-Arizona borderlands of the Sonoran Desert.
Follow the romance of soulmates Sarah and Benito as they learn from their striking ...
The Last Man is a post-apocalyptic novel which tells of a future world that has been ravaged by a plague. Lionel Verney or The Last Man is the orphan son of an impoverished nobleman. Lionel is originally lawless, self-willed, and resentful of the nobility for casting aside his father. When he is befriended by Adrian, son of the last King of England, he embraces civilization and particularly scholarship.
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Murderers rarely advertise who they are, or how many people they have killed, or how they have no remorse whatsoever walking through their day-to-day lives with blood on their hands.
This story is about one of those cunning killers, a ruthless taker of lives and an unsuspecting teenage guy who is lured into her deceitful web.
Recent high school graduate and amateur surfer Jeff Dean is enjoying the easy life. He lives in a beautiful home on the Jersey Shore, has zero bills to pay. However, when his mother kicks him out of the house ...
Chichikov, a middle-aged gentleman of middling social class and means, arrives in a small town and turns on the charm to woo key local officials and landowners. He reveals little about his past, or his purpose, as he sets about carrying out his bizarre and mysterious plan to acquire "dead souls." The government would tax the landowners based on how many serfs (or "souls") the landowner owned, determined by the census. Censuses in this period were infrequent, so landowners would often be paying taxes on serfs that were no longer ...
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What if the legends were a lie?
Actions have consequences, and Thea, future Queen of Ivandor, is facing them. She set the Goddess of Death free to save her soulmate, and then he abandoned her. Now, the shadows of war are on the horizon, and no one is prepared.
Caught between a broken heart and a need for answers, Thea must navigate the pressures of becoming the leader her kingdom needs and face the volatile magic within before it consumes her completely.
With the help of old and new friends, will Thea be able to discover the truth ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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"The Annals" is a history of the Roman Empire from the death of Augustus to that of Nero, the years AD 14-68, covering the reigns of Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero. As a senator, Tacitus had access to Acta Senatus, the Roman senate's records, thus providing a solid basis for his work. Along with The Histories, The Annals provide a key source for modern understanding of the history of the Roman Empire during the 1st century AD.
"The Histories" is a Roman historical chronicle and it covers the Year of Four Emperors following the ...
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"Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus" tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a young scientist who creates a grotesque, sapient creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment. Frankenstein is infused with elements of the Gothic novel and the Romantic movement. At the same time, it is an early example of science fiction. It has had a considerable influence in literature and popular culture and spawned a complete genre of horror stories, films and plays.
"The Last Man" is a post-apocalyptic novel which tells of a future world ...
How long has the Savior's Atonement been blessing our lives? In Our Savior, Jesus Christ, celebrated LDS gospel scholar David Ridges examines the premortal roles of the Master, His mortal life, and the continuing work after His resurrection to make exaltation available to all, if we will come unto the Father through Him. The Atonement of Jesus Christ is the central focus of the gospel and the power through which we can be cleansed and healed from the effects of sin. Through this reverential book, readers will come to better ...
"Mrs. Day's Daughters" by Mary E. Mann. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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A criminal Jordan Noble took down years ago is trying to kill him.
Good thing the UrbanKnight Detective Agency's got his back.
When Noble left the Defense Intelligence Agency, he gave up on the international intrigue going with it. Now, Cody Random, international criminal is back for revenge and threatens the entire nation with his monstrous drug, crush. And for good measure, the CIA is warning Noble to steer clear.
But that's not how things get done in Detroit, a city used to the odds being against it.
Noble formed the ...
From New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Carrie Ann Ryan comes a sexy new contemporary stand alone series.
Devin Carr likes his life. He likes his job, his family, the outlook for his future. Then he meets her. Erin. As soon as he sees her, drunk and wearing a sequined dress as her world crashes down around her and she fights to put on a brave face, he knows what he's been missing. Her.
When Erin Taborn finds her high school sweetheart and husband banging the former head cheerleader of their graduating class at their ...
Two on a Tower, a tale of star crossed love, is considered a minor work of Thomas Hardy. When it was published, it was called 'shocking' and 'repulsive'. So, make of that what you will. But this was Victorian England, and the book tells the tale of an aristocratic woman falling in love with a 'commoner' who is 8 years younger than her.
This incredibly useful guide to better understanding the Doctrine and Covenants is a helpful, user-friendly tool for your scripture study. The full text of the Doctrine and Covenants is included, with brief notes of explanation between the verses to aid your comprehension of the scriptures. Brought to you by best-selling author David J. Ridges, The Doctrine and Covenants Made Easier, Volumes 1-3, are an essential part of our popular Gospel Studies Series. With this convenient, informative guide, you will be better able to grasp the ...
Her life was a dream come true -- until it wasn't...
When Ani meets Julian Wade, she thinks he is the answer to all her problems.
He has money, a penthouse apartment, and doesn't ask a lot of questions.
Or rather, any questions.
Who is Ani and what was her past like? She figures what he doesn't know won't hurt him.
Or will it?
She's ready to play the part of perfect wife.
But Julian has been waiting for the perfect moment.
He knows who she is.
He knows what she did.
When the secrets are exposed, she'll have to face the ...
'A Suggestive Inquiry into the Hermetic Mystery' is a book written by Mary Anne Atwood, first published in 1850. The book was written at the request of her father, who shared the author's interests in hermeticism and spirituality. However, when he read it after publication, and upon discovering it revealed some hermetic secrets, he bought up the remaining copies and burnt them.
One of Thomas Hardy's most powerful works, The Return of the Native centers famously on Egdon Heath, the wild, haunted Wessex moor that D. H. Lawrence called 'the real stuff of tragedy.' The heath's changing face mirrors the fortunes of the farmers, inn-keepers, sons, mothers, and lovers who populate the novel. The 'native' is Clym Yeobright, who comes home from a cosmopolitan life in Paris. He; his cousin Thomasin; her fiancé, Damon Wildeve; and the willful Eustacia Vye are the protagonists in a tale of doomed love, passion, ...
Byron's exuberant masterpiece tells of the adventures of Don Juan, beginning with his illicit love affair at the age of sixteen in his native Spain and his subsequent exile to Italy. Following a dramatic shipwreck, his exploits take him to Greece, where he is sold as a slave, and to Russia, where he becomes a favorite of the Empress Catherine who sends him on to England.
Una niña de origen asiático ha aparecido muerta en circunstancias parecidas a las que lo hizo en 2013 la pequeña Asunta B. El sospechoso repite una y otra vez: YO MATÉ A LA PEQUEÑA ASUNTA.
Una novela que hará que te preguntes si realmente los asesinos de Asunta fueron los padres de la niña y si la condena estaba fundamentada. Un relato que, desde la ficción, repasará lo que sucedió en el "caso Asunta", uno de los más comentados de la historia reciente... y a la vez de los peor conocidos.
Llega por fin la continuación de ...
The novel A Promise of Water tells the story of a retired Texas Ranger who faces a moral dilemma that pits his lifelong dedication to the pursuit of justice against loyalty to his family and friends.
In the midst of a devastating statewide drought, the governor of Texas challenges the Ranger with what initially appears to be a straightforward offer. If he can convince the last remaining holdout landowner in an East Texas town to sell her property to the State for construction of a reservoir, the governor will allocate funds to ...
"You filthy Bankhir liar! Warriors are bred to kill. Now, kill me!"
"No," I said. "And give Silivus a message for me. You tell him that if he wants Bankhir and Garfel, he'll have to go through me... Nobody takes my planet without a fight."
Skinny, nerdy foster kid Ian Quicksilver from Puckerbush, Nevada, has just discovered an unsettling truth -- he is the last warrior prince of Bankhir. And the fate of his home planet -- and the entire galaxy -- depends on him. Well, him and Arianna Hernfeld, the hottest girl in school. He needs ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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All thirteen-year-old Connor Dell wants to do is pass pre-algebra, play lacrosse, and possibly kiss Melanie Stephens, but when a run-in with the school bully ignites strange powers inside him, Connor's normal teenage life goes up in flames. Now he'll need his new powers to defeat the Darkness that's coming for him. Fast-paced and original, this book's guaranteed to keep you guessing!
"You've got to go in after him."
"Inside the game. Carter, you have to play the game to save him."
It was created to change the world. With the power to resurrect the minds of history's brightest stars, the Lazarus Game promises to pool mankind's generations of geniuses and merge them in a modern utopia.
But teenage genius Carter Chance has discovered the deadly secret behind this popular virtual reality, and now he's the only one who can stop his generation from destroying themselves for a computer-generated ...
Sometimes to be yourself, you have to become someone else.
Thomasina Miller knew from a young age she wasn't like other girls. She didn't want to be a rancher's wife, so she makes the harrowing decision to leave all she's known, risking everything for the chance to choose her own fate in life. Now going by 'Thomas' she realizes hiding her identity is a rather small price to pay for the freedom to live her own life and the Klondike Gold Rush is the perfect opportunity to help her fund her endeavor.
Rachel Harkes knew that marrying ...
For a girl of only 18, she moves in very exciting circles.
Everything about young Samantha's life since the devastation of Earth and the move to a new solar system seems to be forbidden. Despite her family's protests, she has taken a job in the household of the widowed young overlord and alien Prince Shihlo of Throm - the rebellious planetary leader who was partly responsible for the annihilation of Earth and fully responsible for being the most intoxicating, magnetic creature she has ever met. She spends her days in his Royal ...
When Andrew Gaeta is questioned in connection to a geological disaster in the Pacific Ocean, he fears that painful hallucinations and coded messages he has kept hidden since childhood may be catching up with him.
A uniquely devolving narrative contrasts Andrew's bright and adventurous youth with the stark alternate-present. Cerebral and empathetic, this Puzzle Thriller will keep you guessing to the end.
AS OCEANS FALL is the first volume of the Tau Effect series . While the primary plot arc of AS OCEANS FALL is resolved, the ...
Teenager Kimberly has run away from home.
Rafferty can do this one with his eyes closed; he'll have her back by dinner-time.
Hiding somewhere in the Texas desert is a twisted cult leader with a very different idea...
Teenaged student Kimberly Troupe is missing
It's obvious she's run away with her boyfriend, though her mom doesn't want to admit it. All cases should be this easy; Rafferty'll have it wrapped up by the weekend.
But when Rafferty finds the boyfriend home alone, that idea bears rethinking.
The last sight of ...
What seems like surrender may not be surrender at all...
Windy City Kink, Book 3
Paige Nelson has an amazing new life in a new city with her own business, new friends, and her abusive ex-husband firmly in her past. Plans to expand her business are running into a few roadblocks, but she doesn't need a man to help her. She can do this on her own.
From the minute he lays eyes on Paige, Raff Lauden wants her. Intensely. Urgently. Though petite and delicate usually isn't his type, he finds himself asking her out. Even more ...
The story begins in late August 1865 with the meeting of Daniel Deronda and Gwendolen Harleth in the town of Leubronn, Germany. Daniel finds himself attracted to, but wary of, the beautiful, stubborn, and selfish Gwendolen, whom he sees losing all her winnings in a game of roulette. The next day, Gwendolen receives a letter from her mother telling her that the family is financially ruined and asking her to come home. In despair at losing all her money, Gwendolen pawns a necklace and debates gambling again to make her fortune. In a ...
This open access book bridges the gap between playing with robots in school and studying robotics at the upper undergraduate and graduate levels to prepare for careers in industry and research. Robotic algorithms are presented formally, but using only mathematics known by high-school and first-year college students, such as calculus, matrices and probability. Concepts and algorithms are explained through detailed diagrams and calculations.
Elements of Robotics presents an overview of different types of robots and the components used ...