Download E-books Clashing Tempest PDF

By Brandon Witt

2nd variation

Men of fable: booklet 3

Finn de Morisco understands he's strolling right into a seize whilst he enters the Vampire Cathedral to rescue his sister Cynthia. Aided by way of Schwint and his different sister, Caitlin, he intends to unfastened Cynthia and steer clear of enslavement. but if he confronts the grasp of the Voice that has tortured him, Finn faces a grim selection: compromise his soul or lose his relations.

For centuries individuals of the Chromis tribe have disappeared, and Brett Wright is on a quest to find the destiny of the captive mers and to prevent the abductions. regardless of the danger of tribal battle, he embarks on a perilous ocean trip to discover different mer tribes experiencing an identical plight. while future brings him again to land, Brett encounters new allies and previous risks whereas coming to grips with the prior.

First variation released by means of Dreamspinner Press, 2013.

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Download E-books The Portugal Journal (SUNY series, Issues in the Study of Religion) PDF

By Mircea Eliade

The diary of Mircea Eliade, the seminal philosopher on faith, throughout the interval he served as a diplomat in Portugal.

Detailing a desirable, hitherto unknown interval within the lifetime of one of many 20th century's preeminent intellectuals, The Portugal Journal was once written by means of Mircea Eliade from 1941-1945, whilst he served as a diplomat in Lisbon. Eliade's paintings as a theorist of faith has been the executive impact on how faith is known and studied in modern occasions and he's additionally more and more popular as a author of fiction and drama. lengthy awaited by means of readers, The Portugal Journal is the just one of Eliade's journals to be released in its entirety, unedited through its writer. right here, Eliade writes frankly, from time to time approximately issues that he may possibly by no means convey himself to make public, together with his dating with the Iron protect, his issues of hypersexuality, his non secular ideals and activities, his admiration for René Guénon, and his sufferings and bad grief either ahead of and after his wife's death.

The Portugal magazine makes transparent the confessional caliber of Eliade’s engagement within the background of religions … His scholarship emerges from and echoes his personal self-proclaimed Christian ‘paganism,’ and this paganism, celebrating prehistory and the possibility of a new humanity, parallels the fascism of the Iron shield, its get together of blood and soil.” — Rain Taxi

"With WWII because the old context, this magazine is attention-grabbing to learn simply because Eliade invitations the reader into the internal of his bothered brain. The magazine is replete with existential pathos, anxiousness, loss, worry, hazard, pain, sorrow, and satisfied moments. Readers may be rewarded with a few surprises, with no political apologies for being at the unsuitable aspect in the course of the war." — Carl Olson, writer of The Theology and Philosophy of Eliade: A look for the Centre

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Download E-books Nefertiti's Heart (The Artifact Hunters Book 1) PDF

By A. W. Exley

Cara Devon has constantly suffered interest and impetuousness, yet tangling with a serial killer may possibly medication that. Permanently.

1861. Cara has an easy undertaking in London - finalise her father's property and unload his damned selection of precious artifacts. Her plan is going awry while a killer stalks the the Aristocracy, looking for an historical Egyptian relic rumoured to carry the foremost to immortality.

Nathaniel Trent, referred to as the villainous viscount, is relentless in his wish to lay his fingers on either Cara and the necessary artifacts. His icy external and fiery contact stirs Cara's demons, or may perhaps he lay them to rest?

Self-preservation fuels Cara's look for the gem often called Nefertiti's center. In a society the place everybody wears a masks to conceal their precise purpose, she must determine who to belief, ahead of she sacrifices her personal center and existence.

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Download E-books A Soul to Steal PDF

By Rob Blackwell

"The ideal Halloween read!"
--Abnormally Paranormal [Book Blog]

"Blackwell has woven a Celtic delusion, The Legend of Sleepy hole, and a serial killer's rampage right into a nice novel... while every little thing got here jointly and all the things ultimately fell into position i used to be thoroughly stunned. The finishing used to be fantastic."
--The Jeep Diva [Book Blog]

A Celtic delusion and "The Legend of Sleepy hole" collide in The Sanheim Chronicles, a trilogy that mixes city delusion, secret, and suspense.

In ebook One, A Soul to Steal, journalists rush to forestall a serial killer ahead of a promised massacre on Halloween evening. yet to unmask and defeat the assassin, they might unharness a much darker threat--and pay an unbelievable cost.

A Soul to Steal has been featured on USA Today and praised by means of ebook bloggers and readers alike as an addictive page-turner with an finishing that would blow you away.

Reviewers have raved concerning the sequel, Band of Demons, for "plot twists that would depart you gasping for air... Band of Demons is the adventure of a lifetime."

The ultimate publication within the trilogy, Give the satan His Due, used to be released on Oct. 1, 2013.

"With the combo of an old Celtic fable and the legend of the Headless Horseman, Blackwell's tale is a leave-the-light-on type of web page turner... in the event you like suspenseful thrillers, cost out A Soul to Steal."
--Indie Reader [Featured on united states at the present time Books]

"If you like Halloween, this can be the e-book for you!  This booklet deals secret, mystery, romance, and the paranormal."
--Bee's Knees stories [Book Blog]

"I love fall and all issues Halloween, so this was once the right tale to begin the season. Blackwell does Halloween legends justice in his debut novel. the tale is multi-layered, utilizing Halloween legends mixed with a solid previous twisted psychopathic thriller."
--A Texas Reader [Book web publication]  
 
Read what Amazon reviewers are saying: 

"There's just one Stephen King yet i have to claim this writer is true up there."

"A Soul to scouse borrow is a perfectly well-written novel. Blackwell's writing is masterful, the velocity is ideal, and the plot is gripping. I enjoyed the combo of other genres, and concept there has been the proper quantity of horror, secret, myth, and romance."

"Great yarn, specifically forthcoming Halloween. nice takeoff at the Headless Horseman style. The plot and characters have been downright enjoyable to read."

"We've all visible the tale of Sleepy hole, we have all enjoyed The Headless Horseman, however the mix of this mystery with that tale was once a mix you could not placed down when you attempted. striking information introduced out ever so slowly, awesome characters you are feeling unhappy for and completely satisfied for and root for because the weave this Halloween tale." 

"This is a superb booklet! I enjoyed examining it, nice characters, impressive suspense, acquired my middle pumping a number of instances. i cannot look ahead to the following books within the series!"

"The skill of the writer to combination delusion, secret, mystery, and love into one publication makes it a superb piece. i'd hugely suggest this publication to all."

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Download E-books The Goddess Inheritance (A Goddess Test Novel) PDF

By Aimée Carter

Love or existence. Henry or their baby. the tip of her relatives or the top of the world.

Kate needs to choose.

During 9 months of captivity, Kate Winters has survived a jealous goddess, a vengeful Titan and a being pregnant she by no means requested for. Now the Queen of the Gods wishes her unborn baby, and Kate cannot cease her—until Cronus deals a deal.

In alternate for her loyalty and devotion, the King of the Titans will spare humanity and enable Kate maintain her baby. but no matter if Kate concurs, he will ruin Henry, her mom and the remainder of council. And if she refuses, Cronus will tear the realm aside until eventually each final god and mortal is dead.

With the destiny of everybody she loves resting on her shoulders, Kate needs to do the very unlikely: have the option to defeat the main strong being in lifestyles, whether it expenses her everything.

Even if it bills her eternity.

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Download E-books The Sorcerer's Companion: A Guide to the Magical World of Harry Potter PDF

The New York Times bestseller, now absolutely up to date to include Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Who used to be the true Nicholas Flamel? How did the Sorcerer’s Stone get its strength? Did J. okay. Rowling dream up the terrifying basilisk, the seductive veela, or the vicious grindylow? And if she didn’t, who did?

Millions of readers around the globe were enchanted by way of the paranormal global of wizardry, spells, and legendary beasts inhabited by means of Harry Potter and his pals. yet what so much readers don’t understand is that there's a centuries-old trove of real heritage, folklore, and mythology at the back of Harry’s impressive universe. Now, with The Sorcerer’s Companion, these with no entry to the Hogwarts Library can institution themselves within the attention-grabbing fact in the back of J. okay. Rowling’s global of magic.

Newly up to date to incorporate Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, The Sorcerer’s Companion permits curious readers to seem up something magical from the Harry Potter books and find a wealth of unique, unforeseen info. Wands and wizards, boggarts and broomsticks, hippogriffs and herbology, all have marvelous histories rooted in legend, literature, or real-life occasions relationship again 1000's or perhaps hundreds of thousands of years. Magic wands, like these bought in Rowling’s Diagon Alley, have been as soon as formed through Druid sorcerers out in their sacred yew bushes. Love potions have been first concocted in historical Greece and Egypt. And books of spells and curses have been hugely renowned throughout the heart a long time. From Amulets to Zombies, you’ll additionally learn:
•how to learn tea leaves
•where to discover a basilisk this present day
•how King Frederick II of Denmark financed a conflict with a unicorn horn
•who the true Merlin was once
•how to securely harvest mandrake root
•who wore the 1st invisibility cloak
•how to eliminate a goblin
•why owls have been feared within the historical world
•what quite lies past the Veil
•the origins of our modern day “bogeyman,” and extra.

A spellbinding travel of Harry’s beautiful global, The Sorcerer’s Companion is a needs to for each Potter aficionado’s bookshelf.


The Sorcerer's significant other has no longer been ready, licensed, or approved via anybody or entity that created, released, or produced the Harry Potter books or comparable properties.

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Download E-books The Fall of Arthur PDF

By J.R.R. Tolkien

New York Times bestseller
 
“An incomplete yet hugely compelling retelling . . . An action-packed, doom-haunted saga, jam-packed with vibrant traditional description.”—New York instances publication Review

The Fall of Arthur recounts in verse the final crusade of King Arthur, who, whilst he stands on the threshold of Mirkwood, is summoned again to Britain by way of information of the treachery of Mordred. Already weakened in spirit by way of Guinevere’s infidelity with the now-exiled Lancelot, Arthur needs to rouse his knights to conflict one final time opposed to Mordred’s rebels and overseas mercenaries. strong, passionate, and jam-packed with brilliant imagery, this unfinished poem unearths Tolkien’s present for storytelling at its wonderful most sensible. Christopher Tolkien, editor, contributes 3 illuminating essays that discover the literary international of King Arthur, display the deeper that means of the verses and the painstaking paintings his father utilized to carry the poem to a comprehensive shape, and examine the fascinating hyperlinks among The Fall of Arthur and Tolkien’s Middle-earth.

“Compelling in velocity, haunted by way of loss, it lives as much as expectations.”—Daily Beast

“Erudite and beautiful.” – NPR.org

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Download E-books The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrún PDF

By J.R.R. Tolkien

The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrún is a previously unpublished paintings by means of J.R.R. Tolkien, written whereas Tolkien was once Professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford in the course of the Nineteen Twenties and ‘30s, earlier than he wrote The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. It makes on hand for the 1st time Tolkien’s vast retelling in English narrative verse of the epic Norse stories of Sigurd the Völsung and the autumn of the Niflungs. It comprises an creation through J.R.R. Tolkien, drawn from considered one of his personal lectures on Norse literature, with statement and notes at the poems by way of Christopher Tolkien.

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Download E-books History and Myth in Romanian Consciousness PDF

By Lucian Boia

Taken from the principle that there's a enormous distinction among genuine historical past and discourse background, Boia issues out that background is continually reconstructed, tailored and occasionally mythified from the point of view of the current day, of current states of brain and ideologies. Boia heavily examines the method of ancient tradition and sense of right and wrong in 19th and 20th century Romania, quite focusing on the impression of the nationwide ideology on heritage. established upon his findings, the writer identifies numerous key legendary configurations and analyses the way within which Romanians have reconstituted their very own hugely ideologized historical past over the past centuries. In essence, the writer has tried to totally deconstruct the Romanian historiographic procedure and reveal the expanding acuteness of nationwide difficulties quite often, and particularly the exploitation of historical past to help nationwide ideology.

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Download E-books A Life Well Lived: A Study of the Book of Ecclesiastes PDF

By Tommy Nelson

In the need and quest to make feel of the area and our life, 3 nice sirens have lured women and men right into a lull with the empty promise to make their lives significant. the nice king of Israel, Solomon, although the wisest guy, was once no longer resistant to their track. yet on the finish of his existence, Solomon, in all of his God-given knowledge, stopped to consider on all that competed for his cognizance. He wrote his conclusions within the booklet of Ecclesiastes.Tommy Nelson maintains his research of Solomon's writings by way of taking an in-depth examine Ecclesiastes. In a global similar to ours, the place the quest for which means and function propels mankind to aim every little thing less than the sunlight, Solomon's conclusions ring louder than ever for a those that desire solutions greater than ever.

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