Fiction

Barbie Fairytale Collection

By Diane Wright Landolf, Christy Webster, Kristen L. Depken, Mary Man-Kong

This magical assortment contains 5 early readers according to the Barbie movies Barbie: Fashion Fairytale, Barbie in a Mermaid story, Barbie and the 3 Musketeers, Barbie and the Diamond citadel, and Barbie: Thumbelina.  that includes fairies, princesses, mermaids, and extra, little ladies a while four to six won't have the ability to face up to!

Show description

Roma: The Novel of Ancient Rome (Roma, Book 1)

By Steven Saylor

Roma is the tale of the traditional urban of Rome, from its mythic beginnings as a campsite alongside a exchange path to its emergence because the centre of the main large, robust empire within the historic global. starting with the prehistory days whilst Roma used to be a manner station between seven hills for investors and retailers and the founding of town itself via Romulus and Remus, severely acclaimed ancient novelist Steven Saylor tells the epic saga of a urban and its humans, its upward push to prominence one of the city-states of the realm, and, eventually, dominance over the complete historical Western international. From the tragedy of Coriolanus, to the Punic Wars and the invasion by means of Hannibal, the triumph and homicide of Julius Caesar, and the increase and decline of the Roman Republic and the beginnings of Imperial Rome, Saylor's breathtaking novel brings to vibrant lifestyles the main well-known urban of the traditional international. Roma is Saylor's most interesting fulfillment, an epic within the truest feel of the note.

Show description

Falling Man: A Novel

By Don DeLillo

Falling Man is a powerful, crucial novel in regards to the occasion that defines turn-of-the-century the United States. It starts within the smoke and ash of the burning towers and tracks the aftermath of this worldwide tremor within the intimate lives of some people.

There is September eleven after which there are the times after, and eventually the years.

Falling Man is an impressive, crucial novel concerning the occasion that defines turn-of-the-century the US. It starts off within the smoke and ash of the burning towers and tracks the aftermath of this international tremor within the intimate lives of some humans.

First there's Keith, strolling out of the rubble right into a lifestyles that he’d consistently imagined belonged to each person yet him. Then Lianne, his estranged spouse, memory-haunted, attempting to reconcile types of an identical shadowy guy. And their small son Justin, status on the window, scanning the sky for extra planes.

These are lives choreographed via loss, grief, and the big strength of heritage.

Brave and tremendous, Falling Man lines the way in which the occasions of September eleven have reconfigured our emotional panorama, our reminiscence and our belief of the area. it really is cathartic, appealing, heartbreaking.

Show description

Finale (B DE BOLSILLO)

Nora esta mas segura que nunca de que esta enamorada de Patch. Sea un angel o no, el es el indicado para ella. Su herencia y su destino pueden significar que estan destinados a ser enemigos, pero ella no puede darle l. a. espalda. Ahora Nora y Patch deben unir sus fuerzas para hacer frente a una ultima y peligrosa prueba. Viejos enemigos regresan, consiguen nuevos enemigos y una inmensa traicion de un amigo pone en peligro los angeles paz que Patch y Nora tan desesperadamente desean. Las lineas de batalla estan puestas pero de que lado estan ellos? Y al ultimate, existen algunos obstaculos que incluso el amor no puede conquistar? / Nora is bound that she is in love with Patch. Her background and future may perhaps suggest they're destined to be enemies, yet she wont flip her again on him. previous enemies, new enemies and a friend's betrayal threaten the peace Patch and Nora so desperately wish. The conflict strains are drawn, yet which part are they on? Are there hindrances even love cannot triumph over?

Show description

Dead Inside: Do Not Enter: Notes from the Zombie Apocalypse

Post Secret meets World conflict Z during this chilling imaginative and prescient of the fallout following a world zombie pandemic. a steady mutation of a virulent pressure of great flu supplies upward push to hundreds of thousands of the undead, who quick crush therapy amenities and swarm towns world wide, leaving survivors on their lonesome opposed to a legion of the contaminated. This chilling tale is informed throughout the scraps of paper, scrawled indicators, and cryptic markers left by way of survivors as they try to stick alive and locate these they have misplaced in an international overrun through zombies. via those came upon notes and messages letters to family, magazine fragments, confessions, and warnings readers can discover the tale of what went improper, and are available to understand the person voices of these tormented by the zombie main issue.

Show description

Chapterhouse: Dune (Dune Chronicles, Book 6)

By Frank Herbert

The wasteland planet Arrakis, known as Dune, has been destroyed. Now, the Bene Gesserit, heirs to Dune's energy, have colonized a eco-friendly world--and are turning it right into a wilderness, mile by way of scorched mile.

Here is the final ebook Frank Herbert wrote prior to his dying. a beautiful climax to the epic Dune legend that would live to tell the tale forever...

Show description

Fup: A Modern Fable

By Jim Dodge

Within the coastal hills of northern California reside 3 larger-than-life characters: people and one duck. There's Granddaddy Jake Santee, ninety nine years previous, an unreformed gambler, cranky reprobate and fierce opponent of the paintings ethic. And Tiny, followed on the age of 4 via Granddaddy Jake, he's an incredible younger guy as mild as Jake is belligerent. after which there's Fup, an uncompromising twenty-pound rooster mallard, whose precise presence imposes a feeling of order at the Santee loved ones. Hilarious, heartwarming and magical, Fup is a latest fantasy that conjures up a virtually evangelical fervour in all who learn it.

Show description

Dreams (The Sarah Midnight Trilogy Book 1)

By Daniela Sacerdoti

Seventeen-year-old Sarah nighttime hasn't ever had a typical lifestyles. To the surface international she is a customary youngster, yet at the inside of, Sarah holds an incredible mystery. Her mom and dad are demon hunters, a part of an internet of mystery households who've sworn to guard the area. but if they're mysteriously killed, Sarah's international is shattered yet she is familiar with she needs to now soak up their struggle. Unprepared for the duty forward, she unearths herself thrust right into a global of wonderful hazard, packed with issues she by no means even knew existed. together with her enigmatic long-lost cousin who, all of the sudden, turns up on her doorstep simply while she wishes him so much. He claims to be there to assist and guard her, yet how will she recognize who to belief during this perilous new lifestyles? and will she remain alive lengthy sufficient to accomplish her mom and dad' quest once they have left her so defenceless? Sarah has to benefit, and examine quickly - the demons are throughout her and dying waits for no one...

Show description

Pirates of the Timestream (Jason Thanou)

By Steve White

Sequel to Sunset of the Gods and Blood of Heroes.  Don Maitz hide (Captain Morgan's Rum artist).

Pirates of the Caribbean meets occasions touring heroes and godlike extraterrestrial beings. Sequel to Sunset of the Gods and Blood of Heroes.

Special operations officer Jason Thanou of the Temporal Regulatory Authority needs to once more plunge into previous Earth’s blood-drenched prior to strive against the plots of the Transhumanist underground to subvert that prior and create a mystery background major as much as the achievement in their mad dream of reworking humanity right into a race of gods and monsters.
 
Jason and his partners commute to the 17th century to come across the real pirates of the Caribbean—including a stunning she-pirate who seems to be Transhumanist renegade. To Jason’s horror, he additionally learns that the Teloi extraterrestrial beings who have been the awful fact at the back of the pagan pantheons of antiquity—aliens Jason believed he’d effectively destroyed—are nonetheless energetic, and helping the Transhumanists in founding an unspeakable cult. What’s extra, those are a different—and way more dangerous—breed of Teloi than before.  

Jason needs to one way or the other thwart the plans of the sinister allies whereas whilst combating fact itself from falling into chaos. after all he unearths himself venturing into house with a unconditionally unexpected ally: Captain Henry Morgan. 

About Pirates of the Timestream:
“White expertly blends old and futuristic components … to create a fast moving, detail-rich story, seamlessly putting his personal innovations into actual occasions … a thrilling, enticing tale, available to new readers and punctiliously enjoyable for confirmed fans.”—Publishers Weekly

About Steve White:
“White deals quickly motion and traditionally educated world-building.”—Publishers Weekly

About Steve White’s Forge of the Titans:
“. . . remembers the easiest of the toilet Campbell period of SF. White's middle viewers of challenging SF enthusiasts may be happy ...”—Publishers Weekly

 “. . . attractive leisure . . . a lot suspense and lots of well-handled motion scenes . . .”—Booklist
 
The Jason Thanou Time trip Series:
Blood of Heroes
Sunset of the Gods
Pirates of the Timestream
Ghosts of Time
(upcoming)

Show description

The Soil (Library of Korean Literature)

A significant, by no means sooner than translated novel by means of the writer of "Muj?ng / The Heartless"--often referred to as the 1st glossy Korean novel--"The Soil" tells the tale of an idealist dedicating his lifestyles to supporting the population of the agricultural neighborhood within which he used to be raised. Striving to steer the bad farmers of the time to enhance their plenty, turn into self-reliant, and hence in a roundabout way switch the truth of colonial existence at the Korean peninsula, "The Soil" used to be very important to the social routine of the time, echoing the results and reception of such English-language novels as Upton Sinclair's "The Jungle."

Show description