Lawless and political thugs are pushing poison on the street and corrupting City Hall. But a new force emerges when four close, quirky friends step up to save their city, proving that the whole can be far greater than the sum of its parts.
Investigative reporters have been chasing down countless conspiracy theories. When they join forces with our superheroes, the united team closes in on the exploding chaos.
THE LGBT SUPERHEROES! BOOK I is written to read like a fun, farcical movie on the page - full of action, drama, romance, ...
River Knight was looking forward to a peaceful vacation in the mountains with her two best friends, Jo and Star, her fellow circus performers and sisters of the heart, but when she travels up into the mountains of North Carolina to the cabin Star has rented for them, she is shocked to see them being abducted! She follows them... and discovers their abductors are anything but human...
River sneaks aboard their space ship to rescue Jo and Star, but the three of them don't make it out in time! They're on a vacation to the stars now. ...
Musaicum Books presents to you this carefully created volume of "The Complete Poems of O. Henry". This ebook has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.
William Sydney Porter (1862-1910), known by his pen name O. Henry, was an American writer. O. Henry's works are known for their wit, wordplay, warm characterization, and surprise endings.
Chanson De Bohême
Drop a Tear in This Slot
Hard to Forget
Nothing to Say
The Lullaby Boy
Deep beneath the oceans lives a race of humanoid people who have been there since the dawn of intelligent life. New human technology forces this race to come out of hiding on their own terms before they're found by surprise. Out of this scenario comes a love more profound than most. Erin Trenton an oceanographer for NOAA is the first to discover this race and the one to experience this unusual love she finds. Erin goes on a journey that confronts the face of love and what it could be if experienced in full without restraint. What ...
Jean (aka John) Bedard is Jean du Sud.
Jean Marc Arthur Bédard was a man who never refused what fortune threw his way. He was by any man's measure lucky and blessed. He survived three wars, the first two for Canada and the last for the United States. He wooed and married an amazing woman who he somehow convinced to follow him into a grand adventure of a life well lived, Thérèse.
This is his story as told by Jean's brother, Michel and translated, interpreted and annotated by his son, Pierre.
When twelve-year-old Sophie Williams went on a Girl Scout summer camp, she never returned home.
Three months later, her body is found inside her sleeping bag in the most frequented area of Cocoa Beach, and the town is outraged.
The girl isn't just any child. She's the town's most beloved surf idol, and it was believed that she could be the next Kelly Slater.
As another child, the son of a well-known senator is kidnapped, and the parents receive a disturbing video, FBI profiler Eva Rae Thomas -- who has just returned to her ...
Are you Interested in Cannabis in any way? Many people are and it's a fascinating subject. Enjoy this Cannabis Guide which is Packed with Information.
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The issue and debate around Cannabis has never been more alive, it's an incredibly interesting subject and regardless of what side of the argument you are on there is no denying that in many parts of the world Cannabis use is becoming more ...
How far would you go to hide the truth...
Rod Cameron is a producer and director of television documentaries for the BBC, a job that has taken him all over the country.
But now, for the first time, a job takes him back home to his native parish of Abercon in Argyll.
Recuperating from a recent bout of illness, Cameron soon conceives of what will be his most ambitious film to date - the story behind the fabulous, and extremely valuable, Jacobite treasure of Glenfinnan.
But as he begins to collect data for his script, Cameron ...
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Mastering Essential Legal Terms Explained About LAW ON FOOD SAFETY?
With a clear, concise, and engaging writing style, Dr. Peter Johnson will help you with a practical understanding of food safety law topics about principles of food safety management, state policies on food safety, prohibited acts, handling of violations of the law on food safety, rights and obligations of food traders, rights and obligations of food consumers, food advertisement, food safety inspection; provide you a road map to ...
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Thirty-eight-year-old Melissa Schuster had all the material possessions any woman could have wanted, but her workaholic husband was never home. When her brother introduced her to Dylan, a twenty-one-year-old who was recently released from prison, she was more than happy to help him make a fresh start. Soon, she realized there was a kindhearted young man underneath the rough exterior, and she found herself hopelessly drawn to him. While she knew it was wrong, she couldn't help but feel that Dylan had the ability to give her exactly ...
Warfell, Fey, Shadoweye, Bigfoot Bob and the Knights of Salvos are all cold blooded killers, no shame there. They just aim for those who have it coming. The people of Aleutha have begun calling them the Seven Devils and for good reason. This is book three of four in the Warfell and Fey case journals, documenting their strange and macabre manhunts. You might want to hold on to something.
Zanoni, a timeless Rosicrucian brother, possesses occult powers and knows the secret of eternal life. However, he cannot fall in love without losing his power of immortality; but he does fall in love with Viola Pisani, a promising young opera singer from Naples, the daughter of Pisani, a misunderstood Italian violinist. An English gentleman named Glyndon loves Viola as well, but is indecisive about proposing marriage, and then renounces his love to pursue occult study. The story develops in the days of the French Revolution in 1789. ...
The activity sequel to the book "Easter Bunny and Easter Chick." This Easter activity book for children is excellent for training their brain, creativity, and IQ.
Hello, smart Easter Bunnies! Don't be bored! Try to solve patterns, collect painted Easter eggs in mazes, spot the difference, count, and, of course, hunt for hidden Easter eggs! Enjoy this entertaining game book and have fun!
(1) The Book RRB NTPC (Non-Technical Popular Categories) General Awareness Guide (1st & 2nd Stage), Notable Edition has been prepared to succeed in upcoming Railway Exams. (2) This book consists 15 Sections: History of India & Freedom Struggle, Physical, Social and Economic, Geography of India & World, Transport System in India, Flora & Fauna of India, Indian Polity & Governance-Constitution & Political System, Indian Economy, General Science and Life Science, Science and Technology, World Panorama, Indian Panorama, Common ...
A metaphor for married life from author Vanessa Carlson... It is the night before Christmas and Aaron has still not returned home. A snow storm suddenly hit while he was out in the hills gathering wood. His wife, Emma, is frantic. She goes out into the wilderness looking for him. They both are lost in the storm, having their lives flashing before their eyes as the weather gets worse. Will they find each other in the storm?
This publication provides detailed solutions for the problems in the exercise sets in the textbook "Style in Technical Math" by the author. The coverage includes both even-numbered and odd-numbered problems in the exercise sets.
As our aim is to promote formulations and algorithms that promote fluency, for the most part, we have provided detailed solutions as opposed to partial solutions or just answers. Alternative approaches that meet the criteria for fostering fluency in solving mathematical problems are included in the ...
Sometimes the truth about the ones we love is not what we'd like it to be. And it's worse when everybody else knows...
Everybody knows the truth about Myra -- at least, they all think they do. All, including her husband Edward, who has made a conscious decision to ignore the rumors. After all, he does not consider himself a jealous man.
But as Myra's ex-lover Patrick 'the true Don Juan' returns into the picture after a 10-year disappearing act, Edward is brought to face a darker reality to the truth he thinks he knows so well -- a ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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You would think that Spence and Treasure would have the perfect marriage after all they went through in part one of this series... Think again. The couple is back in action, but they just can't seem to get on the same page. When a high stakes case comes in, and Spence chooses another partner over Treasure, all hell breaks loose. Will their marriage make it? Or will the secrets and lies between them cause a permanent break in their union?
My name is D.M.
Born in 1969, I grew up in the North East of England.
When I was younger, I was sexually, physically and mentally abused by my two siblings.
Things have been extremely hard these past few years. My biggest problems being with nightmares, flashbacks, suicidal thoughts.
If it wasn't for my very good friends, my Care Coordinator and Counsellor in helping me deal with the abuse, I wouldn't be here today.
They have taught me to write down how I feel so I decided to write them into poems.
Through this book, I would like to ...
The latest Scott Harris action thriller from the twisted mind of Kenneth James Allen
"You are more than you think, Mr. Harris."
Scott's life has spiraled out of control. The Identity app has transformed him from stationery salesman into coldhearted killer. With more questions than answers, and on the run from Zero Division, Xavier whisks him away to an abandoned military installation to set the record straight.
Scott learns of his true purpose and meets others like him that Xavier has discovered. There is a war brewing, and they ...
What's done in the dark will come to light. Temptation can make you do things that you normally wouldn't. And money is the root of all evil. With money comes envy and hate. Foxy finds that the saying is true. More money, more problems. This isn't your average love story.
Rico and Foxy had it all. Money, love, and children. They shared a love that most people dreamed about. They were married with twin boys. But all of that changed when secrets started to reveal. Everything begins to change for the worse. And their relationship becomes ...
Humans show various emotions everyday, and it is the beauty of these emotions that truly make the stories around us beautiful. 'Shades Of A Human' is a collection of eleven short stories which captures various human emotions like love , anger, sadness, happiness, loss and many more. These are stories about humans and their lives.
Love MINECRAFT? **Over 128,000 words of kid-friendly fun!**
This high-quality fan fiction fantasy diary book BOX SET is for kids, teens, and nerdy grown-ups who love to read epic stories about their favorite game!
The FULL SEASON FIVE Box Set of **The Noob Years** (6 Episodes)... That's SIX Minecraft Diary Books in ONE!!!
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Welcome to Angel Valley
Lost and alone without his memory, Skeleton Steve awakens to darkness and confusion at the bottom of the world once again. He can't even remember who he is! Then, when ...
Things aren't going so well for Mitch, an elderly widower recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's.
His daughter thinks he's rushed himself into a residential dementia centre before he becomes a burden upon her. In truth he's more worried that if he doesn't lock himself away then the secrets of his past will get out.
The centre could be a whole lot nicer, but it's all he can afford and, anyway, Mitch is determined. He's sold his house and signed his freedom away. Let them take care of him for the muddled remainder of his days.
Many have emerged on Vraniga's landscape to forage, hunt, and claw their way to the top, bettering themselves in order to best others. The life of any Vranigan is a tumultuous one, filled with harsh conditions, war, vicious beasts, and even more vicious individuals bent on power. A cold death awaits those who don't keep their eyes open and blades ready.
Danger arises for Rawluv, an unsuspecting traveler, when he's forced into slavery by a powerful Efftrul leader. Witnessing a significant battle, he realizes what he wants for his ...
"Diet, injections, and injunctions will combine, from a very early age, to produce the sort of character and the sort of beliefs that the authorities consider desirable, and any serious criticism of the powers that be will become psychologically impossible." - Bertrand Russell; The Impact of Science on Society; 1953
The Food Is Killing Us!
The world's food supply has been hijacked by profit-hungry megalomaniacs with no regard for the well-being of mankind.
The consumption of meat, dairy, fish, and egg-related foods, aka animal ...
His Mothers Four have been keeping a secret... With the lines between reality and dreams collapsing, Ambrosia learns about a past he can't remember and didn't know was forgotten, while the fragile balance of a planet and a soul is riddled by chaotic events and tragedy. In the fourth installment of the Worlds Beyond Scripture series, our protagonist is off to Europe to meet Regina and discover the meaning of the words haunting him. Will she be able to help solve the mystery? Or will he succumb to the presence following him before he ...
Have you ever wished to know what a person really thinks about you or know if a person is lying to you? Would you be interested in knowing how to instantly analyze whoever's in front of you?
You can do all this and it's not madness! It's not even magic!
By buying this book you will not only be able to read people like an open book, but you will master the best persuasive techniques to convince them to do anything.
"How to Analyze People" is a collection of 4 books by Hayden J. Power
• Effective keys to Persuasion
• Effective ...
Genre: Foreign Languages
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This simply written e-book will teach you how to gain 5+ kgs / 12+ lbs of healthy weight within 1-2 months, and keep the result.
The book also teaches how to avoid keto flu, prevent ketoacidosis, and keep the weight stable.
This method of weight gain exploits the basic principles of ketogenic - fat-friendly - diet.
You do not need physical exercise to gain healthy weight.
The deception series continues with a new bad boy in town, Thane Ryley. Amelia's Deception's famous crime lord Andrew Baird seems to have some competition. Deceiving Lily can be read as a standalone novel, but is more enjoyable if read after Amelia's Deception.
Thane Ryley grew up in the slums of Liverpool. After the death of his parents, he took care of his siblings by earning money from petty crimes. When money was tight, he used street fighting as his main source of support. Making a modest name for himself within the underworld ...
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Mastering Essential Legal Terms Explained About Law on Investment?
With a clear, concise, and engaging writing style, Dr. Peter Johnson will help you with a practical understanding of investment law topics about business investment, investments related to trade, rights of investors, obligations of investors, forms of investment, direct investment, indirect investment, investment incentives, offshore investment; provide you a road map to navigating investment rules and help you build a foundation for ...
"To me, 'sorry' should have been reserved for something that was done accidentally, in an instant. 'I'm sorry I hit you in the face with a foul ball.' 'I'm sorry I broke your expensive vase.' 'I'm sorry my fart smells so bad... I would have held it in if I'd known.' Apologizing for something that could have been undone a million times seemed empty." ~ Aiden Scarpetti.
Aiden Scarpetti is a fifteen-year old whose world gets turned upside down, causing him to question everything, including his desire to keep living. He eventually finds ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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"The heart of a forest creature is large enough for the mountains, the air, the streams and the woods, but it must never allow love for a humankind."
Europe 1682. All her life, seventeen year-old Lena has been warned never to go into the forest after dark. Her town lives in fear of the legend of the forest creatures, mysterious shape-shifting beings who are half-man, half-vine. But one evening, Lena lingers in the twilight glades too long and discovers a secret that changes everything she has been told.
When Frederick, a handsome ...
A former Legionnaire had been working as a journalist in Paris. He meets a mysterious American by chance when the later sails into a quiet fishing village nestled in a remote Andalusian bay. The yachtsman, also a former Legionnaire, explained that he had been working in private security and he tells a story which at first seems to be fictitious. However, the journalist began to question what he had been told. The violent deaths of an elderly Swiss gentleman and two of his gamekeepers in a lonely house in the English Shires serve as ...
Green symbolizes so much in our lives. Go. Envy. Money. Nature. Luck.
Enter me, Erik, and ironically, I only represent one shade of green. Go. Run to the store? Yes. Stay late? Yes. Walk the neighbor's dog? Uh, okay. It didn't matter who asked from my mother to my boss. Everything is a green light. I wish my life is more than this daily retail rerun and TV dinner repeat, but that's my life and it blows.
Until I meet her. Kris Shade. She's amazing. Sexy, geeky, perfect. Is this a dream?
Alpha Males? Over them. ...
This meticulously edited horror collection is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents:
"Dracula" is the tale of Count Dracula's attempt to move from Transylvania to England so that he may find new blood and spread the undead curse, and of the battle between Dracula and a small group of men and women led by Professor Abraham Van Helsing.
"The Jewel of Seven Stars" tells the tale of Malcolm Ross, a young barrister, pulled into an archaeologist's plot to revive Queen Tera, an ancient Egyptian ...
More Than 210+ Math Practices Help Your Child Practice At Home And Become Smarter (BOOK 2).
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Welcome to "Master 4th grade Math". My name is Linda Brown and I will be leading you through this book. I have been teaching math and creating curriculum for over a decade.
• Is your 4th grade child struggling with Math?
• Does your child need additional tutoring when it comes to math?
• Are you a parent, or a teacher who struggles with teaching math for 4th grade kids?
• Would you like to have ...
This book explains:
- Cat's elimination behaviors, including uncleanliness and marking.
- How cats learn and can be trained.
- How to house-train kittens and outdoor cats (not wild cats!).
- How to achieve low-stress successful litter changes: the litter box, the substrate grains, the location (room or house move).
- How to reduce ecological footprint using green pellet litter.
Finally, you will be able to combine your learnings to achieve your specific goals.
What you get is detailed information, followed by unique, ...
A girl in her early twenties leads an attack on an enemy stronghold.
Another flies a tiny aircraft into a beleaguered city through a storm of flak.
A third hurls defiance at her oppressors in a death-camp.
The difference between the three? Very little -- except that one is British, the second German, the third Polish.
Their common denominator is courage.
This book tells of courage -- of the incredible bravery of eleven women of half a dozen nations who, during the dark days of the Second World War, stood and fought for the ...
Many modern dating books treat relationships like a formula or checklist: Follow these rules and you'll soar to marital bliss. Bad Timing takes a different approach. Pulling from over a decade of dating experiences, Ethan paints a raw portrait of today's dating scene. This book is not a how-to, nor is it simply a memoir of hilarious and heartbreaking love stories. It's the recap of a decade spent chasing after romance and failing miserably; sometimes it's funny, often it's tragic, but it's always honest. Embedded in every reflection ...
Do you dream of paying off your mortgage?
Why spend 30 years of your life paying interest to the banks and mortgage companies. This book will teach you how to pay down your biggest debt fast.
By using this proven strategy, you will save thousands of dollars in interest that you can use for other things.
If your goal is to become debt free and have peace of mind around your finances, this book will teach you how.
This is a secret strategy used in other countries all over the world and most home owners in the United States ...
Genre: Business & Money
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You matter because you were made.
Created, on purpose, in the very image of God. And that's not just a slogan. That's something author Matt Loveland set out to prove.
You believe the world was created. At least, statistically you do.
According to a 2018-2019 PEW Research poll, 96% of Americans believe in a higher power. But whether it's parents, school, or the media, 100% of us are taught from an early age that faith is the trade of the superstitious; that science and Atheism are one in the same.
Matt came to a faith in Christ ...
Every hood has a fairy tale but not one like Nassir and Aria. Some times the terrible things happen to bring you to something great. Nassir has an undeniable connection to Aria from the day he met her. All bets are off and his guard is down that usually closes off his heart but just when he opens up betrayal proves him wrong. A chain of unexpected events brings these two together and closer than ever expected. Nassir is the boss in these Brooklyn streets and Hood Royalty to many but he thinks he is ready to pass it down and walk away ...
You mustn't be afraid to dream a little bigger!
It is not the job of a parent to pick their child up when they fall, it is their job to teach their child how to get up for themselves. Just as it is not a parent's job to teach their child what to think but rather how to think, how to question the daily interactions and encounters of the life they have ahead of them and how to value the morality within those interactions.
This book is my attempt to encourage children towards a lifelong journey of critical thinking and sow the seeds ...
A collection of thrillers
Damien is a loner who doesn't know his neighbors or his co-workers... He likes it that way because he is a serial killer. But when his lone friend comes to his apartment to tell him he is being chased by a female vampire, his life turns upside down. He then puts his serial killing skills to the test by trying to kill this vampire who is just as bloodthirsty as he is.
A heartbreaking story of a young girl's fight for survival in a world full of betrayal, hate, and murder...
All her life, twelve-year-old Mud has been told the Devil would be coming for her. With only her schizophrenic mother to protect her, Mud must learn to survive in the swamps of Louisiana by any means necessary.
Even if she must take a life to do it.
But then her mother is murdered in front of her...
Suddenly alone in the world, Mud takes to the streets, stealing what's required to stay alive. She knows that evil is coming, ...
Beatrice is a timid, private, and restless young woman from an upper middle class Glasgow family. Her mother's death leaves her an orphan with no close relatives. In months following her mother's death, Beatrice struggles to find a new place for herself. Comes Christmas, Beatrice doesn't feel welcomed at her half-brother's family she considers snobbish, so she chooses to spend holidays with a friendly country family. Having finally found a place she can feel comfortable and be herself, Beatrice builds her confidence and makes new ...
What if the hand of fate was much stronger than you've ever suspected? What if you learned you could control your own destiny in a manner you've never imagined? What if you had the chance to relive your life in any time or place?
At the end of a long and successful theater career, Kimberly Weaver is given that chance thanks to the generosity of a benevolent Queen. Physically separated from her husband Garrison over most of their 30+ years of marriage, Kimberly desperately wants to relive the time they've lost apart from each other. ...
A Sweet, Clean Amish Romance Story
Twenty-year old Sarah longs for a normal life, but she is sure of two things - she will be blind for the rest of her life since the accident four years ago, and she will never find a husband.
While on a shopping trip with her sisters in Lancaster County, Sarah mistakenly steps off a curb and is nearly struck by a car. An Amish man from a nearby community named Jude rescues her.
Jude winds up taking Sarah and her sisters out for dinner and conversation leads to his family business and gift shop, ...
In this first book of a new historical mystery series, a young art historian faces a tough choice in German-occupied Norway.
"Artful prose and at a pace that makes for a can't-put-down, first-class literary voyage."-Melissa Dalton-Bradford, bestselling author of Global Mom
Oslo, 1944. Soli Hansen's passion for art history is and always has been a way of life for her. While she spends her days working in an art shop, WWII is taking its toll on everyone. Apprehensive of the consequences, Soli avoids becoming entangled in the war ...
Genre: World Literature
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Babaroo comes to planet Earth again! In the third book of Babaroo Series our little alien has to learn about the importance of personal hygiene and its vital role in keeping bacteria, viruses and germs away and, thus, preventing illnesses.
Children can be really difficult and stubborn when it comes to following hygiene rules and may throw temper tantrums even at such simple things as teeth brushing, hair combing, bathing or washing hands.
This funny yet educational children's book will help teach basic hygiene habits, while ...
Scattered Colors is a collection of poems selected by the award-winning poet, Timothy Payton. It displays different issues and topics he has experienced in his life such as being an individual, family and heartbreak, emotions of love, and seasons.
Meet the Wrights. 13 Siblings. Movie star parents. Love and Chaos at its best.
Hayley has always been there
She's my best friend,
My oasis from the craziness of my life
After one of the greatest losses I've experienced
She was there like she always is
Then we're falling into bed together
For me it feels like it was always meant to be
But she can't runaway fast enough
I chase after her, all the way to Mexico
I'm determined to prove to her how great things could be for us
She's my forever, I just have to prove it to her
Matt and ...
Genre: Family Life
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Against the backdrop of a chaotic world three young men seek answers. The voice from the spinneret and the teaching of their Imams fill their minds with Jihad (struggle). But not all Jihad finds its way onto the evening news. The Blue door is a spiritual journey winding its way through the streets of a Middle Eastern souk and trying to find its place in the world.
Yusuf, Omar, and Bassar find themselves caught up in a world of excitement and confusion, and each follow a different path. "Three Jihads," the Imam said, "Wage the war in ...
HURRY! 7 BOOKS IN 1! 6 BONUS BOOKS INCLUDED FREE! As of December 26, 2015, this book is rated 5-stars and ranked #1 Best Seller in both USA and Canada
Do you want to save 4 HOURS a week?
Does it feel like you don't have enough time to do everything on your to-do list?
Do you wish a day has more than 24 hours?
If so, you should read this book. This book will provide ways that you can save time throughout your week. There is a suggestion for every day of a 30 day month. You can use as many or as few as you like. If you use just 2 ...
Rama, the Hindu god who maintains dharma - or the balance of all things - is in terrible trouble, and only Barnabas and Wilfred can save him!
Private detectives to the gods, Barnabas Tew and Wilfred Colby, believed they'd discovered the secret to taking charge of their destinies. Unfortunately, nothing is as it seems and taking control is easier said than done.
Fresh off their most challenging case to date, the two detectives step into a cenote: an otherworldly portal that connects worlds and can take them anywhere. Each is hoping ...
Painter Mann is dead... and he's in trouble.
As the world's only ghost private investigator, Painter has sworn to help the murder victims stuck in the InBetween by solving their cases so that they can pass into the next realm.
But as he hunts down a serial killer on a cross-country murder frenzy, he discovers an army of the dead is preparing to wage war on the living.
Only one thing stands in their way: a small-time ghost PI named Painter Mann.
"Dick Wybrow is the perfect fix for Dean Koontz fans looking for a new obsession."-- ...
Winner of 14 Awards
His pen and his sword are both mighty. When he loses his inspiration, he'll drench the town in blood to get it back.
Hugely successful horror author Jack Court has a chilling secret. When he's not writing bestsellers, he murders the innocent to satisfy the twisted whims of a symbiotic creature who lives within him. But after a sheriff out for justice chases him into the path of an oncoming car, the beast escapes the writer's injured body in search of another host...
Harry Godwine's words have never ...
This is the 12th book in the Extraordinary Voyages Series. The Mysterious Island is a crossover sequel to Verne's famous Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea and In Search of the Castaways. The book tells the adventures of five Americans on an uncharted island in the South Pacific. The story begins in the American Civil War, during the siege of Richmond, Virginia, the capital of the Confederate States of America. As famine and death ravage the city, five northern prisoners of war decide to escape by the unusual means of hijacking a ...
If you enjoy thrilling historical novels with a time-travel twist, and you're fascinated by the drama of the Underground Railroad, you'll love IT HAPPENED ON FIFTH STREET: a tale of forgotten heroes.
1837. America. Alf. A hidden letter. Family secrets he's determined to uncover.
2015. New Zealand. Abi. A forgotten tin trunk, a mystery, and a magical old coin.
Alf and Abi, thrown together across the centuries, pool their knowledge. It takes ages, but at last - a breakthrough. They crack the code and Alf demands to be included. ...
This is the first published story of one of the most famous literary detectives of all time. Here Dr. Watson, who has just returned from a war in Afghanistan, meets Sherlock Holmes for the first time when they become flat-mates at the famous 221 B Baker Street. In "A Study in Scarlet" Sherlock Holmes investigates a murder at Lauriston Gardens as Dr. Watson tags along with Holmes while narratively detailing his amazing deductive abilities.
Hercule Poirot and Captain Hastings travel to Merlinville-sur-Mer, France, to meet Paul Renauld, who has requested their help. Upon arriving at his home, the Villa Genevieve, local police greet them with news that he has been found dead that morning. Renauld had been stabbed in the back with a letter opener and left in a newly dug grave adjacent to a local golf course. His wife, Eloise Renauld, claims masked men broke into the villa at 2 am, tied her up, and took her husband away with them. Upon inspecting his body, Eloise collapses ...
"Candide" is a French satire published for the first time in 1759 by Voltaire. It begins with a young Candide who lives a sheltered life in an Edenic paradise and is optimally motivated by his mentor, Pangloss. The work describes the abrupt cessation of this lifestyle, followed by Candide's slow and painful disillusionment, witnessing and experiencing great difficulties in the world. While the philosophers of Voltaire's day have opposed the problem of evil, Candide also in this short novel, though more directly and humorous.
Enjoy Easy & Delicious Recipes with this Ninja Foodi Grill Cookbook 2020.
The Ninja Foodi Grill Cookbook is more than a cookbook. It also provides set up instructions, care and maintenance tips, pro advice on accessories to keep nearby, and go-to grilling techniques for your new favorite recipes. Everything you need to get started is right here inside this grilling cookbook.
Master Your Foodi Multi-Cooker and Impress Your Family, Friends and Guests!
The Ninja Foodi Grill Cookbook for Beginners includes:
• Helpful Tips and ...
Secrets Unlocked is Sudheendra's first book. He is a passionate poet, short story writer and photographer. On the professional side, he has 14 years experience in digital media with 10 years in Digital Media Sales.
Secrets Unlocked is about four young friends whose plan to have a few days of fun at one of their centuries old ancestral properties takes a huge turn. They discover a treasure map written in the form of a poem. The next few days takes them through a jungle, on a treasure hunt they believe will change their lives. They ...
"The real rulers in Washington are invisible and exercise power from the darkness."
~ Supreme Court Justice Felix Frankfurter
"We are approaching the stage of submission where government does as it pleases while its citizens act by permission, the stage of the darkest period of human history, the stage of rule by force."
~ Ayn Rand
"I've been saying all along my biggest fear is someone would program a machine to give a wrong answer. If that were to happen, the machine would still work fine, we just wouldn't know."
~ Avi Ruben ...
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I admit it. I'm a manwhore... and proud of it.
But I'm not a total asshole. The women always know where they stand. They're a booty call -- nothing more. Everything out in the open. That's my way.
Except have a secret, one that could ruin my career. A man who writes romance novels has to be perfect, like the men in the books. It's what fans expect.
... and I'm not.
It could all come out at Southern Book Bash, one of the biggest author signings of the year. There's only one person I can ...
She must learn the secrets of the Hebrew letters, her blessing or her curse?
Girona, Catalunya. 1491.
When nineteen-year-old Maya Bonafeu unknowingly wields unnatural powers towards Count Villalobos's son, the Count banishes Maya and her mother from his estate. Her mother knows these strange abilities must be harnessed and she takes Maya to Girona to study with her brother, Asach. He is the only person who can possibly teach the family legacy, how to use the magical powers of the Hebrew letters. Asach begrudgingly agrees--already ...
He traveled to the ends of the earth for her, and is now seeking her hand in marriage. But what if she wants to give it to his brother instead?
Belle, Wyoming, 1882
It all started fifteen years ago with a bald-faced lie. When John Turnpike started paying attention to young and impressionable Lucy Mae Jackson, she thought it might lead to a marriage proposal. Instead, it led to heartache and such overwhelming humiliation, Lucy determined from that day forward she would never let anyone get the best of her again. Turning a sharp ...
The Last Train To Berlin tells the story of a family whose roots date to the time of Charlemagne.
It tells of the family's
• struggles with the Vikings
• quest for land in a far-away place
• near-encounter with Napoleon during the course of le Grande Armee's invasion of Russia
• members' service in the Great War and, finally, the book tells, in detail of
• the family's dangerous tribulations during World War II.
Rife with historically accurate detail, the book examines the two major forces that swept across the ...
How many mistakes can a person make until they are unforgivable?
It only takes one for Cole Campbell. After a wrong decision costs him his wife and child, he knows he's beyond redemption.
How many times do you need to get burned before you stop playing with fire?
Bennett Holloway's past is nothing but pain and betrayal at the hands of those she once held most dear. Leaving them behind seems like her only way forward.
Can two people who've sworn off love find it in each other?
Fate keeps bringing them together until they can't ...
The Sorcerer of WIZ is a remarkable and captivating update of the beloved Wizard of Oz. This engaging adventure story written mainly for four to twelve year-olds couples a fascinating tale with character-building life lessons.
Eleven-year-old Sofia is swept away by a tornado and crashes into a much-reviled Queen of Offensiveness. This is the starting point for an exciting and courageous search for the world's most mysterious and feared businessman: the Sorcerer.
The Sorcerer recasts the Wizard of Oz's scarecrow, tin man and lion ...
Twelve-year-old Hailey Newcomb slipped through the ice, going without a heartbeat for eight minutes. When she woke up in the hospital, everything seemed normal... except for one thing: she had memories that didn't belong to her.
Hailey soon determined the memories belonged to Grace Mitchell, a local college student who recently disappeared without a trace. Through flashbacks and whispers, Grace lets Hailey know that she'd been murdered.
And now it's up to Hailey, with guidance from Grace, to find the killer before he strikes again.
He's laundering Iran's illegal oil money while betraying their nuclear secrets to the Americans AND the Russians. That's triple agent espionage; tricky. He's the MINGRELIAN; code name for the CIA's most important spy. And he's in trouble.
When the CIA station chief in Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia blows her cover, Air Force Capt. Boyd Chailland goes undercover flying the diplomatic mail route through Central Asia to re-establish contact with the MINGRELIAN. Espionage quickly becomes an action packed adventure that spreads from the ...
My name, believe it or not, is Pictarine Nebbie Jump. Call me Pic.
My happily ever after started with Mason's first words: "Want me to kiss it better?" I never looked back.
Yes, things were going great and I expected them to get even better.
Then I was accidentally eye-napped.
Yeah, you read that right. It's complicated.
What happened is so bizarre, that because of me, a four-year-old is being hunted by a terrorist cell, and all she's armed with is a child's hope, her Barbie doll, and my brains.
We are alone, because no one ...
Fully illustrated. Heidi is a novel about the events in the life of a young girl in her grandfather's care, in the Swiss Alps. Heidi is an orphaned girl initially raised by her aunt Dete in Maienfeld, Switzerland after the early deaths of her parents, Tobias and Adelheid (Dete's sister and brother-in-law). Dete brings 6-year-old Heidi to her paternal grandfather's house, up the mountain from Dörfli. He has been at odds with the villagers and embittered against God for years and lives in seclusion on the alm. This has earned him the ...
This is a classic sufi text written by the Persian poet Farid Ud-Din Attar. In the poem, the birds of the world gather to decide who is to be their king, as they have none. The hoopoe, the wisest of them all, suggests that they should find the legendary Simorgh, a mythical Persian bird roughly equivalent to the western phoenix. The hoopoe leads the birds, each of whom represent a human fault which prevents man from attaining enlightenment. When the group of thirty birds finally reach the dwelling place of the Simorgh, all they find ...
This book is dedicated to the life and work of a Christian evangelist and the director of the Ashley Down orphanage in Bristol, George Ferdinand Müller. It has, like the life it sketches, but one aim. It is simply and solely meant to extend, emphasize, and perpetuate George Müller's witness to a prayer-hearing God; to present, as plainly, forcibly, and briefly as is practical, the outlines of a human history, and an experience of the Lord's leadings and dealings, which furnish a sufficient answer to the question:Where is the lord ...
The Analects, or Lunyu, also known as the Analects of Confucius, is the collection of sayings and ideas attributed to the Chinese philosopher Confucius and his contemporaries, traditionally believed to have been written by Confucius' followers. It is believed to have been written during the Warring States period (475 BC-221 BC), and it achieved its final form during the mid-Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD). By the early Han dynasty the Analects was considered merely a "commentary" on the Five Classics, but the status of the Analects grew ...