Category: Fantasy

  • The Carpet People

    In the start, there has been not anything yet unending flatness. Then got here the Carpet . . .

    That’s the previous tale we all know and loves. yet now the Carpet is domestic to many various tribes and peoples, and there’s a brand new tale within the making. the tale of Fray, sweeping a path of destruction around the Carpet. the tale of power-hungry mouls—and of 2 brothers who set out on an event to finish all adventures whilst their village is flattened.

    It’s a narrative that may come to a poor end—if anyone does not take care of it. If everyone doesn’t cope with it . . .

    First released in 1971, this hilarious and clever novel marked the debut of the outstanding Sir Terry Pratchett. Years later, Sir Terry revised the paintings, and this designated collectable version contains the up-to-date textual content, his unique colour and black-and-white illustrations, and an unique story—a forerunner to The Carpet People created by way of the seventeen-year-old nascent author who might turn into one of many world's so much loved storytellers.

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  • Le Seigneur du Chaos (La Roue du Temps, Tome 11)

    By Robert Jordan

    Au Shayol Ghul, le Ténébreux œuvre à ses projets il ressuscite dans le plus grand mystery deux âmes, l'une
    dans un corps de femme Aran'gar, l'autre dans un corps d'homme, Osan'gar, et les dote du Pouvoir avant de les envoyer à l. a. rencontre du Dragon Réincarné. Au cœur de l. a. cité de Caemlyn, le pretend Dragon, Mazrim Taim, doté lui aussi du Pouvoir, offre de s'allier à Rand. Celui-ci ne l'accepte qu'à situation qu'il mette sur pied une armée d'hommes capables de canaliser - Rand veut pouvoir lutter à armes égales contre los angeles journey Blanche dirigée par l'Amyrlin Elaida, son ennemie jurée. Le temps des alliances est venu. Les Aes Sedai, réfugiées à Salidar, vont-elles se plier à l. a. culture et se rallier à Elaida ou soutenir Rand ? Le Dragon Réincarné parviendra-t-il à faire l'unanimité autour de Lui à l'heure où les Aes Sedai de l. a. journey Blanche et celles de Salidar s'apprêtent à choisir leur camp ? Voici le onzième quantity de l. a. Roue du Temps. Cette saga magistrale et véritable best-seller a fait de Robert Jordan l'auteur le plus suivi par les amateurs de delusion à travers le monde.
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  • Liberator

    By Richard Harland

    Equality continues to be elusive during this attractive steampunk sequel to Worldshaker.

    In the aftermath of the occasions of Worldshaker, the Filthies keep an eye on the big juggernaut, now referred to as Liberator. Many contributors of the previous higher category, referred to as Swanks, have remained at the back of to assist train them the way to function the juggernaut and to construct a brand new society jointly. yet all isn't idyllic aboard Liberator.

    A saboteur turns out decided to force up anti-Swank sentiment one of the extra risky Filthy factions. And the Swanks are discovering that their top efforts to paintings with the Filthies are being tossed apart. Even Col, who suggestion his courting with Riff was once rock stable, is commencing to see their friendship crumbling prior to him.

    As tensions run excessive and coal provides run low, Liberator is at the verge of a challenge. Can Col and Riff unify their divided humans ahead of catastrophe moves?
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  • Last Drink Bird Head : A Flash Fiction Anthology for Charity

    Final Drink chicken Head is a edition on a surrealist writing online game: we gave the word to over 70 writers and requested them "Who or what's final Drink fowl Head?" the consequences run the gamut from the hilarious to the terrifying, with each one author bringing their signature sort and voice to the enterprise. All proceeds on final Drink visit ProLiteracy.org. WHAT IS PROLITERACY? Help advertise around the globe literacy throughout the ProLiteracy association. ProLiteracy "champions the ability of literacy to enhance the lives of adults and their households, groups, and societies. We envision a global within which everybody can learn, write, compute, and use know-how to steer fit, efficient, and pleasurable lives." for additional information, stopover at ProLiteracy.org. Contributors: Daniel Abraham, Michael Arnzen, Steve Aylett, KJ Bishop, Michael Bishop, Desirina Boskovich, Keith Brooke, Jesse Bullington, Richard Butner, Catherine Cheek, Matthew Cheney, Michael Cisco, Gio Clairval, Alan M. Clark, Brendan Connell, Paul Di Filippo, Stephen R. Donaldson, Rikki Ducornet, Clare Dudman, Hal Duncan, Scott Eagle, Brian Evenson, Eliot Fintushel, Jeffrey Ford, Richard Gehr, Felix Gilman, Jon Courtney Grimwood, Rhys Hughes, Paul Jessup, Antony Johnston, John Kaiine, Henry Kaiser, Caitlin R. Kiernan, Tessa Kum, Ellen Kushner, Jay Lake, Tanith Lee, Stina Leicht, Therese Littleton, Beth Adele lengthy, Dustin lengthy, Nick Mamatas, JM McDermott, Sarah Monette, Kari O'Connor, Ben Peek, Holly Phillips, Louis Phillips, Tim Pratt, Cat Rambo, Mark wealthy, Bruce Holland Rogers, Nicholas Royle, G Eric Schaller, Ekaterina Sedia, Ramsey Shehadeh, Peter Straub, Victoria Strauss, Michael Swanwick, Mark Swartz, Alan Swirsky, Rachel Swirsky, Sonya Taaffe, Justin Taylor, Steve Rasnic Tem, Jeffrey Thomas, Scott Thomas, John Urbancik, Genevieve Valentine, Kim Westwood, Leslie What, Andrew Steiger White, Conrad Williams, Liz Williams, Neil Williamson, Caleb Wilson, Gene Wolfe, Jonathan wooden, Marly Youmans, and Catherine Zeidler
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  • The Storm Lord: Twilight of the Celts Book II

    By M. K. Hume

    The legend of King Arthur lives on...

    Crippled with starvation and weary to the purpose of cave in, Gareth Minor enters the fort of Arden to convey the dire information that Lord Arthur, the final Dragon, has been captured by way of barbarians and brought to the frozen north. With Father Lorcan and Germanus by way of his facet, Gareth embarks on a quest to rescue his master.

    Meanwhile, within the Land of the Denes, Arthur and his fellow prisoners enrage the Dene King once they are offered at court docket. Fleeing for his or her lives, Stormbringer, their captor became protector, leads them to safeguard. however the northern shorelines are lower than possibility of invasion and Stormbringer and Arthur unite in conflict, realizing few will survive...

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  • Duke Elric (Chronicles of the Last Emperor of Melniboné, Vol. 4)

    By Michael Moorcock

    “Michael Moorcock’s paintings as a critic, as an editor and as a author has made it more uncomplicated for me and an entire new release people to roam the ‘moonbeam roads’ of the literary multiverse.”—from the Foreword via Michael Chabon

    Has there ever been a hero–or anti-hero–to fit Elric of Melniboné, final emperor of an historical civilization sunk into decadence and inhuman cruelty? Elric the albino, weary of lifestyles and enamored of demise, bearer of the soul-devouring black sword Stormbringer, cursed to betray all he loves and to avoid wasting that which he despises: within the never-ending conflict among the forces of legislations and Chaos, he's the wildest card of all.

    Del Rey proudly provides the fourth in its definitive choice of tales that includes fable Grand grasp Michael Moorcock’s maximum construction. this is the entire novel The Sailor at the Seas of destiny, the script of the DC comedian Duke Elric, the hot tale “The Flaneur des Arcades de l’Opera,” essays through Moorcock and others, and a range of vintage artwork.

    Lavishly illustrated through Justin candy, with a Foreword by means of Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Michael Chabon, Duke Elric is key for all fanatics of the wonderful.
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  • The Black Prism (Lightbringer)

    By Brent Weeks

    From New York Times bestselling writer Brent Weeks

    THE BLACK PRISM starts off a new action-packed story of magic and experience ...

    Guile is the Prism, the main strong guy on this planet. he's excessive priest and emperor, a guy whose energy, wit, and style are all that preserves a tenuous peace. but Prisms by no means final, and Guile is aware precisely how lengthy he has left to live.

    When Guile discovers he has a son, born in a much state after the warfare that placed him in strength, he needs to come to a decision how a lot he is prepared to pay to guard a mystery that may tear his global apart.


    Lightbringer
    The Black Prism
    The Blinding Knife
    The damaged Eye
    The Blood Mirror


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    Night Angel
    The approach of Shadows
    Shadow's Edge
    Beyond the Shadows

    Night Angel: the whole Trilogy (omnibus)
    Perfect Shadow: an evening Angel Novella (e-only)
    The manner of Shadows: The image Novel
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  • Greegs & Ladders: An Incredible Journey Through Space And Time

    The anatomically diversified Dr. Rip T. Brash enjoys not anything greater than making high-stakes wagers with somebody he meets. in particular an astrospeciologist who enjoys not anything greater than profitable these wagers and hence financing his study. but if Rip is going too a ways by means of making a bet he can pull off a pygmalion with a Greeg (probably the main savage creature you may ever meet) it units in movement an exceptional road-trip of odd worlds or even stranger beings. prior to Rip and his cohorts could make feel in their personal obstacle they have to first turn out themselves helpful of unlocking the riddles of the universe. This publication has been dropped off at the floor of your planet for the aim of... good, so that you can learn it. The tales listed below are real. They survived the skin of Garbotron. They observed creatures like Grollers and Klaxworms. They even went to the bottommost layers of the Planet Lincra and again… all whereas warding off funding Banker-Fuel poachers and attempting to get via one other interpreting of the Treaty of Manderbatt. yet you have not heard of any these items but. "Intoxicating!" "Brilliantly Written!" "Devoid of Any Worth!" - issues individuals are asserting on the web Greegs & Ladders is a thrilling story of 3 alien characters romping round area and time. equivalent elements social satire, absurd humor and enjoyable loving experience, Greegs provides laughs, a couple of attention-grabbing observations and a number of other run-on sentences. you are going to additionally get to determine what the hell Greegs are, how lifestyles in the world got here to be and the that means of all of it (at no additional charge). a few of you, specifically the funding banking neighborhood, can be get rid of through what's contained the following. after all, take into account it is just phrases in a booklet. no use to be offended. cannot all of us simply get alongside and opt for a swim in its place?
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  • Warriormage (Riothamus - A Heroic Epic Fantasy trilogy Book 3)

    By Rosemary Fryth

    ‘Warriormage' is an epic fable tale and the 3rd booklet within the ‘Riothamus’ trilogy.

    A nice and bad conflict now at the back of him, Arantur and a handpicked workforce of neighbors and mages needs to go back and forth onwards during the province to stand his ultimate problem, the enemy who relentlessly drives her armies opposed to his humans. alongside the way in which, Arantur meets ghosts from the previous, he travels via a mysterious wooded area that's greater than only a woodland, and earnings unforeseen allies. Tragedy unfolds in the course of his trip; and in any case, he has to confront an enemy which may be undefeatable. Arantur needs to harness and tame his new skill and search the aid of all of his allies and acquaintances so as to conquer the enemy and produce peace to his land.

    ‘Warriormage’ will attract readers elderly 16 years and older.

    Word size - 103,000
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  • What Curiosity Kills (The Turning, Book 1)

    By Helen Ellis

    "What interest Kills...cracks open the realm of higher East part prep-schoolers and actually turns it wild, bringing jointly the easiest components of Gossip woman, Twilight, and Buffy The Vampire Slayer... humorous, fierce, and whole of surprises."
    -Hannah Tinti, ALA Alex Award-winning auth or of the nice Thief not anyone can be aware of your secret.
    Nobody can understand your power.
    But if no one is aware who you're to start with...what's preventing you?

    I whisper, "What's so particular approximately me all of a sudden?"

    Nick says, "The Turning."

    Mary feels diversified, yet can't clarify why. The fainting, the unusual cravings...and worse, the issues she's spotted approximately her body.

    Mary doesn't understand the place to show. If she tells her mom and dad or her sister, she'll probability wasting every thing. She has no different relations, no manner of realizing if what she's dealing with is basic. every body she's ever recognized and enjoyed may possibly reject her...

    "Helen Ellis is the type of author that makes the pages fly and the type of buddy readers will want they'd turning out to be up."
    -Hannah Tinti, ALA Alex Award-winning auth or of the great Thief
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