Category: Fiction

  • Twilight (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Mission Gamma, Book 1)

    By David R. George III

    A four-book odyssey of house exploration, political intrigue, spiritual schism, lethal conspiracies and startling revelations, this can be Deep house 9 at its top. The starship Defiant embarks on a three-month voyage of exploration into unknown house, the place either cosmic mysteries and internal truths watch for the workforce. in the meantime those that stay on house station Deep house 9 face remarkable alterations of their lives because the planet Bajor strikes a huge step in the direction of becoming a member of the Federation...
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  • Hover Car Racer

    By Matthew Reilly

    On the earth of the close to destiny, humans go back and forth all over in automobiles that hover 4 toes above the floor. This wonderful new expertise has introduced with it the discovery of a brand new super-fast, super-dangerous, aggressive activity ...hover vehicle racing. half race-car driving force, half fighter pilot, all celebrity: Jason Chaser is a champion hover vehicle racer. yet now he is pitted opposed to the simplest younger racers in the world - with the last word prize at stake!
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  • On Silver Wings

    By Evan Currie

    While the Colony on Hayden's international went black, a staff used to be despatched to enquire. It was once alleged to be a coaching undertaking : pass in, discover the Casimir Transmitter had long gone lifeless, file again and stay up for resupply from the Fleet. by the point the one surviving member of the workforce made landfall, it was once spectacularly transparent that this wasn't a coaching mission.

    Now Sgt Sorilla Aida has a task to do. She has to collect the neighborhood survivors, recon the enemy, educate a defense force, and take the battle correct to the enemy's doorstep.

    Just what she knowledgeable for.

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  • The Lampfish of Twill

    By Janet Taylor Lisle

    At the unforgiving coast of Twill, a boy is sucked right into a magnificent adventure

    The kingdom of Twill has a notoriously treacherous sea coast: tough, rocky, and primed for shipwrecks and drownings. within the salt-scarred port city of Twickham, the locals are depending on fishing. every person pitches in, devising new how you can seize fish and crabs with no falling prey to the damaging rocks and waves. Of the entire fish that dart round their lethal shore, none is extra prized than the lampfish, a gleaming creature whose bones give you the hooks that maintain existence on Twill. It takes a bunch of guys to land a lampfish, yet as soon as in an entire life, a hero comes alongside who can do it single-handed. And Eric desires to be the following champion. Eric, an orphan on the grounds that infancy, has develop into mesmerized via the swirling Cantrip's Spouta lethal whirlpool the place he has lately noticed a vast lampfish. attempting to seize that sparkling beast will take him on a powerful trip into the ocean and past, deep into the darkest elements of himself.

    This e-book contains a own historical past by way of Janet Taylor Lisle together with infrequent photographs and never-before-seen files from the author's personal assortment.
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  • Hereward

    By James Wilde

    1062, a time many worry is the top of Days. With the English King Edward heirless and ill, around the gray seas in Normandy the brutal William the Bastard waits for the instant whilst he can drown England in a tide of blood. The ravens of warfare are accumulating. yet because the king's closest advisors scheme and squabble among themselves, hopes of resisting the bare ambition of the Norman duke come to relaxation with only one guy: Hereward...To a few a super warrior, to others a satan in human shape, Hereward is as adept within the artwork of slaughter because the enemies that assemble to assert England's throne. yet in his country's hour of maximum want, he has been declared an outlaw. to stick alive - and a freeman - he needs to carve a bloody swathe from the frozen hills of Northumbria to Flanders' fields and the fenlands of East Anglia. the story of a guy whose deeds turns into the stuff of legend, this can be additionally the tale of 2 mis-matched allies: Hereward the fellow of battle, and Alric, a monk and a guy of peace. One will probability every little thing to save lots of the land he loves, the opposite to avoid wasting his friend's soul...
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  • HOOK: The Untold Stories of Neverland

    By K. R. Thompson

    Archie Jameson sat at nighttime corners of the print store, dreaming of experience. this day, it came upon him. stuck in a cold October hurricane, he ducked right into a tavern, hoping to flee the rain. What he came across, used to be a room teeming with pirates. Shanghaied through the main aged of the lot, Archie chanced on himself serving on a boat captained via the fiercest pirate ever to sail the seven seas--the guy often called Blackbeard. via a chain of exciting twists, Archie reveals himself captain of one other of Blackbeard's ships, the Jolig Roger. In an try and flee hazard, his send turns into misplaced below stars by no means sooner than noticeable. made up our minds to avoid wasting either his workforce and the lady he loves, Archie will make judgements that would without end seal his destiny. realize the untold tale of the guy who grew to become Captain Hook.
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  • El país de la canela (Spanish Edition)

    By William Ospina

    “Fue en las terrazas saqueadas del Cuzco donde Gonzalo Pizarro oyó por primera vez hablar del País de l. a. Canela. Él tenía como todos los angeles esperanza de que hubiera canela en el Nuevo Mundo, y cuando pudo dio a probar a los indígenas bebidas con canela, para ver si l. a. reconocían. (…)
    Sé que los indígenas no pudieron haberle descrito todo con exactitud, porque las dificultades de comunicación eran muchas, pero Pizarro adivinó las arboledas rojas de árboles leñosos y perfumados, un país entero con toda l. a. canela del mundo, l. a. comarca más rica que alguien pudiera imaginar”.
    Un grupo de hombres, guiados al principio por Gonzalo Pizarro y después por Francisco de Orellana, emprende una expedición en busca de un soñado bosque de canela. Bajo su mando, los doscientos cincuenta españoles, los cuatro mil indígenas y los dos mil perros de presa, llamas y cerdos que forman parte de l. a. expedición encontrarán increíbles parajes, seres nunca vistos y el más caudaloso de los descubrimientos: el río Amazonas.
    Premio Rómulo Gallegos 2009, El país de l. a. canela es l. a. historia de una expedición fracasada, de los angeles locura que se apoderó de aquellos conquistadores del Nuevo Mundo que deliraban a causa de las promesas de oro y opulencia.
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  • The Dragonfly Pool

    By Eva Ibbotson

    A cherished New York Times bestselling writer returns to paper!

    in the beginning Tally doesn?t are looking to visit the boarding university referred to as Delderton. yet quickly she discovers that it?s a superb position, the place freedom and selfexpression are valued. Enamored of Bergania, a erene and peaceable state led through a noble king, Tally organizes a dance troupe to wait the foreign people dancing competition there. There she meets Karil, the crown prince, who wishes not anything greater than usual associates. but if Karil?s father is assassinated, it?s as much as Tally and her acquaintances to assist Karil break out the Nazis and the awful destiny he?s inherited.

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  • Moebius Squared (Stargate: SG-1, Book 22)

    By Melissa Scott, Jo Graham

    Retail ePub from OverDrive (Note that this writer distributes their ePubs as Calibre mobi conversions). for information on all to be had Stargate books see &

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    Stranded in historic Egypt on the finish of the Stargate SG-1[i] episode [i]Moebius, Jack O'Neill, Sam Carter, Teal'c and Daniel Jackson are having fun with the straightforward lives they've cast within the years in view that Ra used to be pushed from Earth. yet lifestyles by no means remains basic for long...

    Back within the twenty-first century, hassle moves the SGC. With one in every of their very own humans snatched through renegade Tok'ra, Colonel Cameron Mitchell leads the hot SG-1 on a chase via time to rescue their friend—and to guard their destiny. yet for Carter, Daniel and Teal'c, the best problem is encountering themselves—and coming to phrases with the implications in their personal offerings.
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