In the frozen land of Cherek, Lord Cadoc Marubin lies dying and chaos threatens the land.During his four decades in power he had held Dalmorat Province in an iron grip, for which his heirs now contend. Cherek is poised on the brink of new-world advancements in culture and technology, but Cadoc’s choice could deny his people that bright fate and seal Dalmorat in darkness.Kieve Rider, sworn to Cadoc’s service, detests both the man she serves and the oath that binds her to his evils. Yet by that same oath it falls upon her to act as lynchpin in Cadoc’s naming of a new heir. Embroiled in the complexities of character, corruption and political intrigue, Kieve struggles to trust anyone, not least herself.Mapping Winter is a dynastic fantasy thriller, with a promise of steampunk at its labyrinthine heart.First published as The Sword of Winter in 1983, Mapping Winter has been extensively revised to fit the author’s originally intended vision.Praise for Marta Randall:‘A rich display of strong characters, of intrigue, murder, scandal, hate and love…’ – Roger Zelazny“Marta Randall is a sensational, subtle, precise, and gorgeous writer.” – Karen Joy Fowler, author of The Jane Austen Book Club, Sarah Canary, and Artificial ThingsMarta Randall was born in Mexico City, Mexico in 1948. First published in 1972, she is the author of seven novels (one a Nebula nominee) and numerous shorter works (one a Nebula nominee). She also edited New Dimensions 11 and 12, and Nebula Stories 19. She has taught writing at the Clarion East and Clarion West writing workshops, UC Berkeley extension, Portland State University, and at private workshops. From 1981 through 1984, she served first as Vice-President and later the first female President of the Science Fiction Writers of America. Randall has published under the pseudonym Martha Conley as well as her real name.
Still reeling from unimaginable loss, Bree wants nothing more than to end the war, once and for all. She’s seen firsthand the price of Ephraim’s crusade. Anger, revenge and grief have given her the means to become the soldier she must be to survive. But will it be enough? Does she have the courage to risk everything? Digging into the past uncovers a truth too heinous to ignore. The Praetorians finally understand Ephraim’s motivations and his disturbing endgame, but they’ll have to join forces with unlikely allies if they hope to defeat him.
“Finally, the definitive book about Escobar, original and up-to-date” – UNILAD, Joseph LoftusPablo Escobar was a mama’s boy who cherished his family and sang in the shower, yet he bombed a passenger plane and formed a death squad that used genital electrocution.Most Escobar biographies only provide a few pieces of the puzzle, but this action-packed 1000-page book reveals everything about the king of cocaine.Mostly translated from Spanish, Part 2 contains stories untold in the English-speaking world, including:How Pablo’s craving for a teen volleyball player caused his brother-in-law’s death.How half of the Medellín Cartel’s big bosses fell.The fate of the survivors of the Palace of Justice attack.The state’s role in the death of the popular presidential candidate Galán.
“Authentically intoxicating in every word, an enchanting experience – Transparently unselfish with Love… Gin Love Thompson shares her all – Bravery…” C.C. Allentini, Author of Secret Garden: A Private CollectionFor the heart that feels deeply, Sunrises at Midnight echoes the universal experiences of loss, suffering, healing and Love. Within its sultry nature of lyrical verse, readers experience visceral concussions of the heart, inner intimacies and oceans of sensual ecstasy. Its seven-part sojourn vulnerably shares a journey of transformation exploring realities we often feel alone,. Sunrises at Midnight is a reminder of our powerful resiliency, the survivor within us all.
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This book is the first in the “Mai Jack” series. It is a magical novel set in ancient Chinese culture. It is also an excellent work in magic fiction. The author uses the third person narrative technique to depict a true description of a world full of magic. In the process of reading the book, the readers are taken through the world of books. Such that their imagination is stretched to the extent that they can’t help wondering if there really is another world in the book.The story begins in a small city in northern China with an ordinary and happy family, but an unexpected accident changed all they have come to know as life. Mai Jack, a young man from this family had to leave his hometown to face the world he had never seen before, but he got involved in a car accident. He accidentally entered the world of books during this accident and stumbled upon a magical planet called “Magic Planet”. But unknowingly to him, the new world he got into had a lot of mysteries, some of which he had no idea of. One of these mysteries was that of the war that was launched by the Dark Lord.
Second book in my Student’s Guide series. This book guides you through building a R3D4 robot, outlining how determine what your robot will do and steps in creating a program for navigation. It covers components you will use in building the robot, including motors, sensors, batteries and other items. Programs are provided for robot navigation, the MP3 Player Shield and 7 color LEDs. Building robots can be fun and educational, plus provide skills that you might need in the robotics industry.
Betrayed by the one they call “God,” I was cast out for defending what I helped create against imperfection, and He condemned me to Hell for eternity to watch as those I love fall into the trench of eternal suffering, but I will soon seek my revenge—I have no other option but to tempt the souls of mankind into damnation in order to save them. It may be hard to believe, but we once lived in harmony together. His pride and arrogance led to the world becoming the vile and despicable place it is today, forcing me to challenge Him for dominion over the universe. I was defeated, so I was forced out of heaven, but I continue to fight Him in an endless war for every human soul. Souls equal power, and the more I collect, the closer I become to ensuring my victory against Him. With the fallen angels by my side, we’ve effectively instilled evil into every heart that walks the earth; there is not one soul that hasn’t been tainted by our work, and soon, we will take back the throne and restore the world to its formerly perfect state. Through the Devil’s Eyes is an 84,884-word Biblical Fiction/ Commercial Fiction / Historical Fiction/Action Adventure novel that chronicles the most significant events portrayed in the Christian Bible from the devil’s perspective and shows there are two sides to every story. It is a tale of vengeance, hope, but mostly love, from a being thought to be a monster incapable of having such feelings.
This is a novella of approximately 27,000 words.Andre Bouchard is a mathematics teacher living in Calais during its occupation by the Germans in the summer of 1940. When his wife and daughter are murdered by German soldiers, Bouchard’s grief and rage lead him down a road littered with the bodies of guilty and innocent alike.If you enjoy vigilante revenge novels where an ordinary person is driven to commit acts of violence and murder, where real justice can only be found at the end of a gun, and where vengeance becomes all-consuming, regardless of the cost, The Butcher of Calais is written for you.The Butcher of Calais is the third installment in the COMMANDO: Short Bursts series of short stories related to the COMMANDO World War Two adventure novels. It is connected to events that take place in that series, but can be enjoyed on its own.