A Journey to the End of the Millennium - A Novel of the Middle Ages

By A. B. Yehoshua

In the yr 999, whilst Ben Attar, a Moroccan Jewish service provider, takes a moment spouse, he commits an act whose unexpected effects will without end modify his family members, his relationships, his business-his lifestyles. In an try to avert clash and boost his enterprise pursuits whilst, Ben Attar undertakes his annual trip to Europe with either his first spouse and his new spouse. The journey is the start of a profound human drama whose ethical conflicts of constancy and hope resonate with these of our time. Yehoshua renders the medieval international of Jewish and Christian tradition and alternate with marvelous intensity and sensuous element. in the course of the trials of a medieval service provider, the popular writer explores the inner most questions about the character of morality, personality, codes of human behavior, and concerns of the heart.

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The Hostage (Medusa Project, Book 2)

By Sophie McKenzie

Fourteen years in the past, 4 infants have been implanted with the Medusa gene - a gene for psychic skills. Now children, Nico, Ketty, Ed and Dylan were introduced jointly through executive brokers to create a mystery crime-fighting strength - The Medusa Project.

But now Ketty's brother Lex has stumbled right into a risky video game concerning his boss and a hidden bomb. It's as much as Ketty to avoid wasting him with out letting on what she is aware to the remainder of the staff. yet can she keep an eye on her psychic visions, and her emotions for Nico, with no getting the team's disguise - and herself - blown sky excessive?

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Little, Big

By John Crowley

John Crowley's masterful Little, Big is the epic tale of Smoky Barnable, an nameless younger guy who travels via foot from the town to a spot referred to as Edgewood—not stumbled on on any map—to marry day-by-day Alice Drinkawater, as was once prophesied. it's the tale of 4 generations of a unique relations, residing in a home that's many homes at the magical border of an otherworld. it's a tale of amazing love and heartrending loss; of most unlikely issues and unshakable destinies; and of the good story that envelops us all. it's a wonder.

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Mortal Coil (Skulduggery Pleasant)

By Derek Landy

Meet Skulduggery friendly: detective, sorcerer, warrior. Oh yeah. And lifeless. Skulduggery friendly and Valkyrie Cain are again - simply in time to work out their entire international get became the wrong way up. With Valkyrie suffering to guard her darkish mystery, Skulduggery and the crowd are extra susceptible than ever, simply as a pandemic of body-snatching Remnants are published upon the world...

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El Mundo Subterraneo (Artemis Fowl)

By Eoin Colfer

Si gano, soy un genio.
Si pierdo, estoy loco.
Así se escribe mi historia.
Artemis poultry tiene doce años, una mente privilegia­da y un plan perfecto: robar el oro de las criaturas mágicas para financiar su pequeño imperio legal. Lo que todavía no sabe es que los duendes, elfos y hadas del mundo subterráneo poco se parecen a los de los cuentos infantiles. Equipados con los angeles tec­nología más puntera y armados hasta los dientes, están más que preparados para los angeles lucha. Pero Arte­mis también.

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Hold The Dark (The Markhat Files)

By Frank Tuttle

 

Demons in a feeding frenzy force the world-weary Markhat to the brink…
A Markhat story.
Quiet, hard-working seamstresses aren’t the sort that regularly cross lacking, even in a tricky city like Rannit. Martha Hoobin’s disappearance, even though, quick attracts Markhat right into a lethal fight among a halfdead blood cult and the notorious sorcerer recognized simply because the Corpsemaster.
A robust magical artifact will be either his purely wish of survival—and the resource of his personal inescapable damnation.
Markat’s seek leads him to the only factor that’s been lacking in his lifestyles. yet even love’s outstanding strength would possibly not retailer him from the darkness that’s been unleashed inside of his personal soul.
Warning: This gritty, hard-boiled myth detective novel comprises gentle romance and interludes of suggestive hand-holding.

 

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Cugel's saga

By Jack Vance

"Vance sees himself within the culture of renowned myth writers, yet his vintage writing sort can be comparagle to Homer’s Odyssey, and Cervante's Don Quixote. even though the Cugel stories might lack the scope and pathos of the best event yarns, within the twenty-first century, they're as shut as one will get to the occasion of epic human perseverance."--editor, Brilliance Audio Cugel’s Saga, released 17 years after Eyes of the Overworld, is the second one novel that includes the scoundrel and trickster, Cugel. back, Cugel assessments wits with Iucounu and acquires rudimentary powers himself. “Cugel the smart [is] a rogue so venal and unscrupulous that that he makes Harry Flashman appear like Dudley Do-Right. How might you no longer love a man like that? .... Judging from the variety of instances that Cugel has get back ... you can’t hold a foul guy down.” —George R.R. Martin, writer of A tune of Ice and hearth. “Cugel the shrewdpermanent [is] a liar and thief in a doomed global of liars and thieves.... most likely the least appealing hero it might be attainable to discover, suffering via a universe like a Hieronymus Bosch portray, a hero simply in that just about everyone else he encounters in that universe is at the make too, and but the Cugel tales are howlingly funny.” —Kage Baker, writer of Empress of Mars.

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Thraxas and the Ice Dragon

By Martin Scott

Thraxas and Makri go with the flow ashore within the far away land of Samsarina, within the corporation of Lisutaris, Head of the Sorcerers Guild. After a depressing voyage on a leaky fishing boat, Thraxas simply desires to drink beer, yet there are different concerns to take care of. Turai has fallen to the enemy, and the armies of the West are amassing. ahead of conflict breaks out, there is the nice sword-fighting match, which supplies Thraxas the opportunity of just about limitless playing, if merely he can convince Makri to go into. Makri is shocked to discover herself taking care of a child dragon, or even extra shocked to find that Thraxas has a romantic prior, one that leads them right into a homicide research in an surprising land, the place antagonistic forces oppose them at each flip. this can be the 9th e-book within the Thraxas sequence.

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Moonglow (The Darkborn Legacy)

By Michael Griffo

From the writer of the acclaimed Archangel Academy vampire trilogy comes a gorgeous new sequence a few lady decided to defy her fate--and reclaim her destiny. . .

Something unusual is happening with Dominy Robineau. All her acquaintances in Weeping Water, Nebraska, have noticed--and it truly is approach past teenage blues. As weeks go, Dom grows fed on by way of anger, aggression, and violence, and he or she turns out powerless to forestall it. Then she turns 16, and issues get quite risky.

When her ally is murdered, Dominy's father is forced to bare the reality in the back of the darkness that threatens to either overtake and empower her. Her boyfriend, Caleb, swears they're going to have the ability to alter her future. yet others are hiding secrets and techniques too, and presents which are way more terrifying than hers. or even as she struggles to manage her new talents, Dom needs to take care of an enemy who desires her to take advantage of the beast inside to damage all these she loves, prior to she destroys herself. . .

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