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  • Download Mother Goose in Prose by L. Frank Baum PDF

    By L. Frank Baum

    Lyman Frank Baum (1856-1919) used to be an American writer, actor, and self sustaining filmmaker most sensible referred to as the writer, in addition to illustrator W. W. Denslow, of 1 of the most well-liked books ever written in American kid's literature, the glorious Wizard of oz. (1900), larger recognized at the present time as easily The Wizard of oz.. He wrote 13 sequels, 9 different myth novels, and a plethora of alternative works, and made quite a few makes an attempt to convey his works to the degree and monitor.
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  • Download Grail Quest Series 3 Heretic by Bernard Cornwell PDF

    By Bernard Cornwell

    From New York Times bestselling writer Bernard Cornwell, now to be had in paperback—the sequel to The Archer’s story and Vagabond from number one overseas bestseller Bernard Cornwell—the spellbinding story of a tender guy, a fearless archer, who units out eager to avenge his family’s honor and lands up on a quest for the Holy Grail.

    Already a professional veteran of King Edward's military, younger Thomas of Hookton possesses the fearlessness of a born chief and an uncanny prowess with the longbow. Now, on the head of a small yet capable band of squaddies, he has been dispatched to seize the citadel of Astarac. yet greater than responsibility to his liege has introduced him to Gascony, domestic of his forebears and the hated black knight who brutally slew Thomas's father. it's also the final position the place the Holy Grail was once pronounced obvious. right here, additionally, a gorgeous and blameless, if no longer pious, lady is to be burned as a heretic. Saving the woman, Genevieve, from her dread destiny will model Thomas an infidel, forcing them to escape jointly throughout a panorama of blood and hearth. And what looms forward is a conflict to the dying that may finally form the way forward for Christendom.

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  • Download Jolie Blon's Bounce: A Novel by James Lee Burke PDF

    By James Lee Burke

    James Lee Burke, acclaimed via critics as "America's most sensible novelist," "the Graham Greene of the bayou," and "a poet of the secret novel," returns together with his renowned personality, Dave Robicheaux, in a unique wealthy with surroundings, ripe with risk, and jam-packed with the type of crackling discussion that has made Burke a constant big apple occasions best-selling writer. while a stunning teenage woman is killed, the sufferer of a very savage rape, New Iberia, Louisiana, police detective Dave Robicheaux senses from the very begin of the research that the main most probably suspect, Tee Bobby Hulin, isn't the genuine killer. although a drug addict and normal ne'er-do-well, Hulin simply does not healthy the profile for this sort of brutal crime. but if one other homicide happens -- this sufferer a drugged-out prostitute who occurs to be the daughter of 1 of the neighborhood mafia bigwigs -- all clues once more aspect to Tee Bobby Hulin, and the cries for arrest develop into too loud to disregard. The lifeless girl's father, in spite of the fact that, prefers to take concerns in his personal arms and units out to discover -- and punish -- the killer himself. yet sooner than Robicheaux can clear up those crimes and produce the killer or killers to justice, he's compelled to conflict his personal internal demons, together with a painkiller dependancy, a behavior that starts because the results of a brutal and humiliating beating he suffers by the hands of the mysterious and diabolical personality often called Legion. A fixture within the region for years, Legion used to be the overseer on a neighborhood sugarcane plantation and now will get by means of doing peculiar jobs. In temperament, even though, he is nonetheless the malicious and malevolent bully he continually used to be, a guy outlined by way of evil and likely possessed with supernatural talents of survival. extra to the combination, and at the stable man facet of the stability sheet, is Clete Purcel, an established blood brother of Robicheaux's and a proven boozer and womanizer. Clete involves New Iberia for a trip and is instantly drawn into the fight among many of the forces of evil within the city, together with Jimmy Dean kinds, a black guy motive on conserving his empire of corruption; Joe Zeroski, a trailer park mafioso with palatial aspirations -- and naturally, Legion Guidry, the satan incarnate, in whom Robicheaux unearths himself dealing with a problem and an enemy in contrast to any he has ever identified. and shortly, what all started as a duel of wits has become a dance of dying. Gothic, dense, brutal, touching, and constantly compelling, Jolie Blon's jump is vintage storytelling from a author who has been dubbed "the Faulkner of crime fiction."
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  • Download Killoe by Louis L'Amour PDF

    By Louis L'Amour

    Dan Killoe--over six ft of tricky, uncooked, lightning quickly man.  He had a path heard and a mass of settlers to get throughout unknown territory to a brand new land.  Then he gave look after to a stranger being hunted by means of Felipe Soto, scar-faced chief of the renegade Comancheros.  This time Killoe used to be borrowing extra hassle than he desired to deal with.
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  • Download Downtiming the Night Side by Jack L. Chalker PDF

    By Jack L. Chalker

    While former Air strength officer and NSA agent Ron Moosic is assigned for certain responsibility in control of protection for a nuclear energy plant, he has no concept that the plant is barely a canopy for a top-secret venture concerning time travel.

    The govt has came upon the way to go back and forth again in time and is sending mystery observers to various sessions. yet there are critical obstacles with the time traveling approach. All tourists are immediately “re-born” into anyone who's really alive in the course of the ancient interval, and staying long ago for too lengthy factors reminiscence loss and the chance of wasting their very own selves.

    Suddenly Moosic is himself pressured to commute again in time as terrorists infiltrate the power. yet little does he recognize that either he and the terrorists are only pawns in a wider online game performed via destiny beings … a video game that could lead to the destruction of Earth itself.
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  • Download The Spawning: Book Two of The Hive Series by Tim Curran PDF

    By Tim Curran

    Bringing incredible historical horrors to mild, this supernatural novel weaves a number of terrifying discoveries into one disquieting story. At an remoted examine station in Antarctica, a cosmologist studies a unique, scary come across. within the grip of an unforgiving storm from snow, the contributors stationed at Mount Hobb confront an apprehension that may switch the realm. Amidst threats of nationwide defense, conspiracies, and cover-ups, a brand new workforce of scientists at Polar Clime Base try and resolve an eldritch secret that has remained locked away for billions of years. Hidden away within the shadows of glacial caves, a malevolent intelligence that not just threatens the lives of these who notice it but additionally the way forward for the human race, lies ready. regardless of the dire warnings from the researchers at Polar Clime, the nationwide technology beginning refuses to intrude, leaving the inhabitants alone in preventing a last battle for the very life of humanity. during this riveting technological know-how fiction mystery, the unforgiving panorama of the Antarctic is explored, revealing the darkest position in the world and the unknown threat that dwells underneath its ice.
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  • Download Last Shot by Gregg Hurwitz PDF

    By Gregg Hurwitz

    A doubtless very unlikely legal break out. a robust and corrupt corporation. And a bit boy's lifestyles placing within the stability. 3 startling plot threads come jointly as deputy U.S. marshal Tim Rackley faces the main lethal adversary of his career&#8212a guy whose deadly talents, crafty, and single-minded decision make him a reflect snapshot of Rackley himself. Walker Jameson, dishonored Recon Marine, has pulled off an very unlikely holiday from California's Terminal Island penal complex. After beginning a rebel, he actually vanishes from his mobile, abandoning just a cup of mouthwash, a strand of dental floss tied to 1 telephone bar, and the physique of a sadistic killer. Tim Rackley, elite guy hunter, needs to clear up the riddle and music Walker down. yet uncertainty starts off to paint the challenge as Rackley learns extra approximately his quarry and the dying of the escaped prisoner's sister, a suicide that appears more and more like a homicide. Walker, too, has began a bloody research of his personal, a challenge that propels him in the course of the darkish underworld of a large pharmaceutical corporation and its state of the art healing viruses. however the lifetime of Walker's nephew, a tender boy struggling with a deadly affliction, hangs within the stability, and if Rackley hopes to prevent the bloodshed, he needs to positioned the items jointly, no matter if it skill combating a deadly opponent each inch his equivalent. A riveting mystery, a surprising glance behind the curtain of 1 of America's so much corrupt company sectors, and an exploration of the depths of a mother's love, final Shot is a white-knuckled, complicated drama, jam-packed with razor-sharp motion and startling twists and turns, written by way of one of many most interesting suspense novelists operating this present day.
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  • Download Riding for the Brand by Louis L'Amour PDF

    By Louis L'Amour

    BLOOD within the DUST
     
    The open West used to be a land the place wanderers might locate themselves a home—a domestic to struggle for, to be replaced by means of, occasionally to die for. Jed Asbury used to be one such journeyman, taking over the identification of a lifeless guy. Allen Ring was once one other: he’d received his plot of land in a card online game in basic terms to discover he needed to win back with a gun. From a has-been boxer to a ranch hand taking over his bosses’ issues, the characters in those vintage Louis L’Amour brief tales are all “riding for the brand”—staying unswerving to what concerns, staking the West with their braveness and their blood.

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