Science Fiction & Fantasy
epub |eng | 2019-09-19 | Author:Jed Herne [Herne, Jed]

10: MAROGAN The Randalls’ Castle was a dark, hulking mass, perched atop a craggy hilltop and waiting to strike. Marogan wasn’t easily impressed, but as they emerged into the clearing ...
( Category: Dark Fantasy September 22,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-16 | Author:Cassondra Windwalker [Windwalker, Cassondra]

Chapter Twenty-Three Parker’s skinny thighs shifted against Sam’s in the hard plastic seats, although he maintained an impressively defiant expression for a first-grader. Sam was beginning to wonder if Parker’s ...
( Category: Fantasy September 22,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Andrew Skinner

SIXTEEN “STEP ASIDE.” I don’t need to see her to know it’s Hail. I wouldn’t even need to hear her words; the tone is enough. I know a shot across ...
( Category: Friendship September 22,2019 )
epub | | 2010-02-18 | Author:Erin McCarthy [McCarthy, Erin]

* * * Chapter Six Gwenna listened to the phone ring and wrestled with her conscience. It had to be Roberto. Which meant she wasn't obligated to answer it. But ...
( Category: Vampires September 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-13 | Author:David Cameron

It may appear strange that my favourite four weeks as prime minister came during such a difficult time for the government. But the Games weren’t just an antidote to my ...
( Category: Presidents & Heads of State September 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2001-09-20 | Author:Lindow, John; Lindow, John;

See also Baldr; Grímnismál; Loki References and further reading: In an interesting argument, Vilhelm Kiil, “Hliðskjálf og seiðhjallr,” Arkiv för nordisk filologi 75 (1960): 84–112, juxtaposed Hlidskjálf with the raised ...
( Category: Comparative Religion September 21,2019 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2016-08-15 | Author:Steven Pressfield

Egyptian defensive positions near Sheikh Zouaid. Note the dug-in tank beneath camouflage netting. Photo by Yosi Ben-Hanan. Nobody shoots at us. In fact we see soldiers waving to us. They ...
( Category: History September 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-07 | Author:Steve Anderson

*** A week after sailing from the Philippines, Lett was back on the Big Island of the Territory of Hawaii, inside The Preserve. Here he sat again, on the porch ...
( Category: Conspiracies September 21,2019 )
mobi |eng | 2016-09-04 | Author:Zelazny, Roger [Zelazny, Roger]

“So what did you tell him?” “Everything.” “Including the guesswork, the speculation—after Tir-na Nog’th?” “Just so.” “I see. How did he take this?” “He seemed excited about it. Happy, I’d ...
( Category: Science Fiction September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-05-28 | Author:Judith Tarr [Tarr, Judith]

FIFTEEN “Precipitous fool.” Odiya had no patience to spare for the son she had borne. “If you had curbed your hounds, if you had seen fit to rest upon your ...
( Category: Fantasy September 20,2019 )
epub | | 2011-01-14 | Author:Shulman, Polly [Polly, Shulman,]

Chapter 14: A forfeit I found Marc and Anjali in the Preservation Room, sitting rather close together. They didn’t look all that pleased to be interrupted, but they greeted me ...
( Category: Teen & Young Adult September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-02 | Author:Oscar Wilde

The Star-Child Once upon a time two poor Woodcutters were making their way home through a great pine-forest. It was winter, and a night of bitter cold. The snow lay ...
( Category: Short Stories September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-07-15 | Author:Suzanne Collins [Collins, Suzanne]

I enter a nightmare from which I wake repeatedly only to find a greater terror awaiting me. All the things I dread most, all the things I dread for others ...
( Category: Arts & Photography September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-01 | Author:Yann Martel [Martel, Yann]

“You do see, don’t you, that she’s got to be killed?” The question floated out into the still night air, seemed to hang there a moment and then drift away ...
( Category: Metaphysical & Visionary September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Peter Høeg

Part Three MARIA AND CARSTEN AND THEIR CHILDREN The house by the Lakes (and other matters) A longing for order 1939–1989 ON AUGUST 10, 1939, Amalie said goodbye to Carsten ...
( Category: Magical Realism September 20,2019 )