Category: Fantasy

  • The Measure of the Magic: Legends of Shannara (Pre-Shannara: Legends of Shannara)

    By Terry Brooks

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
     
    for 5 hundred years, the survivors of the good Wars lived peacefully in a valley sanctuary shielded via robust magic from the harmful open air global. however the enchanted boundaries have crumbled, and the specter of annihilation looms huge once again. As he lay demise, Sider Ament, bearer of the final black employees and protector of the valley, gave stewardship of the robust talisman to the younger Tracker Panterra Qu. Now the newly anointed Knight of the be aware needs to soak up the conflict opposed to evil anywhere it threatens: from with no, the place a military of bloodthirsty Trolls is massing for invasion; and from inside, the place the Elf king of Arborlon has been murdered, his daughter stands accused, and a heinous conspiracy is poised to subjugate the dominion. yet even those affairs will light beside the main harrowing threat Panterra is destined to confront—a anonymous, cruel agent of darkness on a continuing venture: to say the final black employees . . . and the lifetime of whoever wields it.
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  • Der Engelspakt (Die neue Historia des Doktor Faustus, Book 1)

    By Kai Meyer

    Mit der Zauberei ist es ein seltsames Ding... Der treue Christof Wagner hat von vielen Merkwürdigkeiten zu berichten, denn sein Meister ist eine sagenumwobene Gestalt: Doktor Johannes Faustus.
    Am Pfingstmontag des Jahres 1515 scheint Faustus die letzte Stunde geschlagen zu haben: Die Inquisition hat ihn gefasst. Sein Scheiterhaufen vor dem Wittenberger Schloss brennt schon, als eine Schar vermummter Gestalten in die Stadt einfällt, um die Schlosskirche niederzubrennen. Faustus wird befreit, aber seine Freude ist nur von kurzer Dauer. Bald sitzt er im tiefsten Verlies der Stadt, bis ein streitbarer Mönch auftaucht, dem an der Inquisition einiges missfällt...
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  • The Extraordinary Adventures of Phil Jones

    By J. R. Karlsson

    A sensible guy as soon as acknowledged that area used to be a truly tremendous position certainly, this is often after all subjective. house is as house does and while you're being chased around the galaxy by way of a Voravian conflict cruiser it may well look relatively small.

    When big name Command is threatened through an incoming invasion of ghastly aggressors referred to as Voravians, it falls upon one guy to avoid wasting humanity. unfortunately it's not the bombastic chief of the fleet, the heroic Captain Darwin of the SCC Scavanger.

    Furthermore, and particularly regrettably for everybody concerned, that one guy occurs to were a civilian selected at entire random by means of a red glove. His identify is Phil Jones, a slovenly middle-aged no one who's totally dead at every thing outdoor of a pizza field or machine game.

    This first publication tells the exciting beginning tale of our intrepid hero's event into the depths of the galaxy, and his next inexplicable mistakes opposed to either buddy and foe alike.
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  • City of Stairs (The Divine Cities)

    By Robert Jackson Bennett

    An atmospheric and intrigue-filled novel of useless gods, buried histories, and a mysterious, protean city--from one in every of America's so much acclaimed younger SF writers.

    the town of Bulikov as soon as wielded the powers of the gods to beat the area, enslaving and brutalizing millions—until its divine protectors have been killed. Now Bulikov has turn into simply one other colonial outpost of the world's new geopolitical strength, however the surreal panorama of town itself—first formed, now shattered, via the hundreds of thousands of miracles its guardians as soon as labored upon it—stands as a continuing, haunting reminder of its former supremacy.

    Into this damaged urban steps Shara Thivani. formally, the unassuming younger lady is simply one other junior diplomat despatched by means of Bulikov's oppressors. Unofficially, she is one in every of her country's so much comprehensive spies, dispatched to capture a assassin. yet as Shara pursues the killer, she starts off to suspect that the beings who governed this negative position is probably not as useless as they seem—and that Bulikov's merciless reign won't but be over.
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  • Warbound (Grimnoir Chronicles)

    By Larry Correia

    New York Times and Wall highway Journal best-selling writer. Gritty city fable set in an alternative noir Nineteen Thirties. a difficult P.I. battles an interdimensional monster that wishes to suck magic strength out of the area and within the approach ruin it. Sequel to Hard Magic and Spellbound.  Book 3 within the Grimnoir Chronicles.

    Gritty city delusion event set in another noir Nineteen Thirties, booklet 3 within the Grimnoir chronicles.

    just a handful of individuals on the earth be aware of that mankind’s magic comes from a residing creature, and it's a refugee from one other universe. the ability confirmed up right here within the 1850s since it was once working from anything. Now it truly is 1933, and the Power’s hiding position has been chanced on through a killer.

    it's a predator that eats magic and leaves destroyed worlds in its wake. Earth is subsequent.

    Former deepest eye, Jake Sullivan, is aware the rating. the matter is rarely somebody believes him. The world’s such a lot able energetic, Faye Vierra, may again him up, yet she is hiding from the forces that imagine she is simply too risky to allow dwell. So Jake has prepare a ragtag workforce of airship pirates and Grimnoir knights, and set out on a suicide undertaking to prevent the predator prior to it truly is too late. 

     
    About the city fable of Larry Correia:
    “[A] no-holds-barred all-out web page turner that's half technological know-how fiction, half horror, and an absolute blast to read.”—Bookreporter.com

    “If you like monsters and motion, you’ll love this publication. should you love weapons, you’ll love this publication. when you love fable, and particularly horror delusion, you’ll love this book.”—Knotclan.com

    “A gun one that likes technological know-how fiction—or, heck, a person who likes technology fiction—will take pleasure in [these books]. . . The plotting is superb, and Correia makes you care concerning the characters…I learn either books with no placing them down with the exception of paintings . . . so whaddaya waitin’ for? pass and purchase a few . . . for your self and for stocking stuffers.”—Massad Ayoob

    “This lighthearted, testosterone-soaked sequel to 2009's Monster Hunter International will pride enthusiasts of motion horror with tricky weaponry, hand-to-hand strive against, disgusting monsters, and an unending movement of blood and physique parts.”—Publishers Weekly on Monster Hunter Vendetta

    The Grimnoir Chronicles
    Hard Magic
    Spellbound
    Warbound
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  • Towers of Midnight (Wheel of Time)

    By Robert Jordan, Brandon Sanderson

    The final conflict has begun. The seals at the darkish One's criminal are crumbling. The trend itself is unraveling, and the armies of the Shadow have began to boil out of the Blight.

    The sunlight has started to set upon the 3rd Age.

    Perrin Aybara is now hunted by means of specters from his previous: Whitecloaks, a slayer of wolves, and the duties of management. all of the whereas, an unseen foe is slowly pulling a noose tight round his neck. To be successful, he needs to search solutions in Tel'aran'rhiod and discover a way--at lengthy last--to grasp the wolf inside him or lose himself to it forever.

    Meanwhile, Matrim Cauthon prepares for the main tough problem of his lifestyles. The creatures past the stone gateways--the Aelfinn and the Eelfinn--have harassed him, taunted him, and left him hanged, his reminiscence filled with bits and items of different men's lives. He had was hoping that his final disagreement with them stands out as the finish of it, however the Wheel weaves because the Wheel wills. The time is coming while he'll back need to dance with the Snakes and the Foxes, taking part in a online game that can not be gained. The Tower of Ghenjei awaits, and its secrets and techniques will demonstrate the destiny of a chum lengthy lost.

    This most modern novel of Robert Jordan's number one New York Times bestselling series--the moment in keeping with fabrics he left at the back of while he died in 2007--brings dramatic and compelling advancements to many threads within the trend. the top attracts near.

    Dovie'andi se tovya sagain. it is time to toss the dice.

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  • The Wild Swans (Timeless Fairy Tales Book 2)

    By K. M. Shea

    Elise is the foster-daughter of the King of Arcainia, a mathematician, and the country’s treasurer. She isn't a hero. but if her step-mother, a depraved witch, curses Elise’s seven foster-brothers—the princes of Arcainia—and turns them into swans, Elise is the single person who can shop them.

    To holiday the curse, she needs to knit seven shirts made from stinging nettles, yet there’s a seize. She has to accomplish the shirts with no uttering a observe, and if she doesn’t end the duty, Arcainia and her foster-brothers might be lost.

    THE WILD SWANS is a retelling of the German Six Swans fairytale and the Dutch Wild Swans fairytale. it's a tale of humor, love, event, and magic, and it's a part of the head promoting undying Fairy stories series—a sequence constituted of loosely comparable variations of your favourite fairytales. All undying Fairy stories ensue within the related global and will be learn all jointly, or as person, stand-alone books.
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  • Shadowstorm (Forgotten Realms: The Twilight War, Book 2)

    By Paul S. Kemp

    The invasion of the arch-wizards is on!

    The archwizards of color Enclave have come out of the desolate tract with a message of peace, and an act of warfare. break up through petty disputes and causeless feuds, the service provider realm of Sembia is vast open for invasion, and without scarcity of Sembians very happy to promote out to the Shadovar, can in simple terms one man--even if that guy is Erevis Cale--do whatever to forestall it?
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  • Hold The Dark (The Markhat Files)

    By Frank Tuttle

     

    Demons in a feeding frenzy force the world-weary Markhat to the brink…
    A Markhat story.
    Quiet, hard-working seamstresses aren’t the type that ordinarily pass lacking, even in a tricky city like Rannit. Martha Hoobin’s disappearance, notwithstanding, quick attracts Markhat right into a lethal fight among a halfdead blood cult and the notorious sorcerer recognized purely because the Corpsemaster.
    A strong magical artifact will be either his in simple terms desire of survival—and the resource of his personal inescapable damnation.
    Markat’s seek leads him to the single factor that’s been lacking in his existence. yet even love’s remarkable energy would possibly not keep him from the darkness that’s been unleashed within his personal soul.
    Warning: This gritty, hard-boiled myth detective novel comprises light romance and interludes of suggestive hand-holding.

     

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  • Tainted Night, Tainted Blood (Kat Redding)

    By E.S. Moore

    In the darkness, it is simple to lose your manner. . .

    Kat Redding is a vampire with a task to do--wiping out the vamps and werewolves who prey on Pureblood people. a person has to do it. . .as lengthy as that somebody is her. yet unexpectedly Kat, often referred to as woman demise, has festival, and it is inflicting difficulties. Vampire homes and werewolf clans alike are blaming her for a spate of ugly murders, and Kat must determine who is particularly dependable earlier than she turns into the subsequent objective. . .

    On the search, she varieties an uneasy alliance with either the Luna Cult and a strong rogue werewolf. however the truths Kat's uncovering--about her enemies and her few closing confidantes--are faraway from comforting. And whilst the opportunity involves depart her lifetime of vengeance in the back of, Kat needs to come to a decision even if her genuine intent lies in preserving the blameless, or sating her personal fierce hungers. . .

    Praise for E.S. Moore's to stroll the Night

    "Fans of Underworld will no longer are looking to leave out this fast moving, action-packed debut!" –Jess Haines, writer of Deceived through the Others

    "Kat is a posh, compelling personality who takes us on a wild journey. carry on and enjoy!" --Alexandra Ivy, New York instances bestselling writer
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