Download E-books The Eyes of the Overworld (The Dying Earth, Book 2) PDF

By Jack Vance

Scoundrel Cugel is shipped far-off, through a magician he has wronged, to retrieve magical lenses that demonstrate the Overworld. Goaded by way of a homesick monster magically connected to his liver, he trips throughout wastelands domestic to Almery. With a cult team on a pilgrimage, he crosses the Silver wasteland, and meets extra possibility and betrayal as he betrays others.

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Download E-books Caminando Entre Tumbas (SERIE NEGRA) PDF

Nueva York. Las Torres Gemelas todavía dominan el cielo de big apple. A los policías y a los camellos se los localiza a través de buscas. El crack se empieza a ver por las calles, pero l. a. heroína y el polvo de ángel son todavía las drogas estrella. Matt Scudder, expolicía y exalcohólico, se enfrenta a uno de los casos más sangrientos de su carrera. Unos maníacos sexuales se dedican a raptar, violar y asesinar brutalmente a mujeres. Entre reunión y reunión de Alcohólicos Anónimos, Scudder deberá utilizar su instinto, su inteligencia y sus contactos para acabar con este horror. Con métodos dentro o fuera de los angeles ley.

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Download E-books Fable: An Unfortunate Fairy Tale PDF

By Chanda Hahn

The 3rd e-book within the unlucky Fairy story sequence All that glitters isn't gold. while whatever necessary is stolen from sixteen-year-old Mina dirt, she's going to do whatever in her strength to get it again, whether it potential touring to the damaging Fae aircraft and scuffling with one of many most powerful fairy-tale villains but. notwithstanding, not anything can arrange Mina for the harmful hindrances she is going to face within the Fae global, or the alternatives she needs to make whilst love and lifestyles are at the line.

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Download E-books Someone Like You PDF

By Roald Dahl

In somebody such as you are fifteen vintage stories instructed by means of the grand grasp of the fast tale, Roald Dahl. right here, in Roald Dahl's first choice of his global well-known darkish and sinister grownup tales, a spouse serves a dish that baffles the police; a risk free wager without notice turns into whatever yet; a curious computing device unearths a scary fact approximately crops; and a guy lies conscious ready to be bitten by way of the venomous snake asleep on his abdominal. via vendettas and determined quests, sour stories and sordid fantasies, Roald Dahl's tales painting the unusual and unforeseen, sending a shiver down the backbone. "One of the main largely learn and influential writers of our generation". (The Times). Roald Dahl, the bright and around the globe acclaimed writer of Charlie and the Chocolate manufacturing unit, James and the enormous Peach, Matilda, and lots of extra classics for kids, additionally wrote rankings of brief tales for adults. those delightfully traumatic stories have frequently been filmed and have been so much lately the muse for the West finish play, Roald Dahl's Twisted stories by means of Jeremy Dyson. Roald Dahl's tales proceed to make readers shiver at the present time.

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Download E-books The Cyborg From Earth PDF

By Charles Sheffield

Called "the new Arthur C. Clarke" via The Washington submit ebook World and "a scientist with an excellent literary feel" through The Denver Post, Charles Sheffield has crafted a an exhilarating experience a couple of pissed off youngster who simply can not seem to do whatever right.

Jeff Kopal is inheritor to a strong army relatives. he is acquired every little thing going for him. other than something: Jeff is a complete screw-ups. His relations has had it. So while Jeff blows off his naval front assessments he figures his destiny is essentially kaput. as a substitute, he's being despatched by way of the army into deep area to house rebellious cyborgs. How did that happen?

Jeff should discover earlier than it truly is too overdue. another way, He might turn into the pawn in an individual else's dangerous-and very deadly-game.

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Download E-books Coincidence Engine PDF

By Sam Leith

A typhoon sweeps off the Gulf of Mexico and within the back-country of Alabama, assembles a passenger jet out of previous bean-cans and junkyard waste. An eccentric mathematician - final heard of investigating the physics of unfastened will and ranting concerning the satan - vanishes within the French Pyrenees. And the thuggish operatives of a multinational hands conglomerate are last in on Alex shrewdpermanent - a innocuous Cambridge postgraduate who has trigger with wish in his center and a hoop in his pocket to invite his American female friend to marry him. on the Directorate of the tremendous unbelievable - an company so mystery that a lot of its operatives will not be a hundred in line with cent convinced it exists -- crimson Queen takes an curiosity. What ensues is a chaotic chase throughout an imaginary the United States, haunted by way of insanity, homicide, wrong id, and a really huge variety of bad yet scrumptious snacks. The accident Engine exists. And it has began to paintings. The twist of fate Engine is constantly attractive - essentially the most stress-free, pleasing debut novels you are going to encounter for a long time.

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Download E-books Las Hermanas Makioka (Libros del Tiempo) PDF

Pocos años antes de comenzar los angeles Segunda Guerra Mundial, en l. a. tradicional Osaka, cuatro mujeres de clase alta tratan de preservar una forma de vida ancestral que está a punto de desaparecer. Las hermanas Makioka es el retrato conmovedor, pero implacable, de una familia y de l. a. sociedad japonesa que estaban enfrentándose al abismo de l. a. modernidad. Lleno de bellas y delicadas estampas de las costumbres de l. a. aristocracia japonesa, captura tanto las convenciones sociales como los angeles íntima angustia de sus protagonistas. Las hermanas Makioka, obra primary de Junichirô Tanizaki, es fruto de una redacción lenta y meditada, en los angeles que buscó refugio de l. a. catástrofe de l. a. guerra, recreando un suntuoso y exquisito mundo con l. a. nostalgia de un tiempo y felicidad que se estaban desvaneciendo.

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Download E-books Star Trek: Blackout (Star Trek: Starfleet Corps of Engineers Book 59) PDF

STARFLEET CORPS OF ENGINEERS

whilst a Federation international suffers a planet-wide blackout, it is the S.C.E. to the rescue. whereas Commander Gomez and her crack workforce of engineers paintings to assist retain the planet from falling into chaos, the ship's linguist, Bart Faulwell, is given a unique task: locate the Asarion linguist named Jewlan -- who brought on the blackout with what seems to be a weapon in an archaeological dig.

The Asarion humans have a distinct biology that reasons random shifts from male to woman. Faulwell's friendship with Jewlan, and her weigh down on him, is a minor diversion, first and foremost, in particular given the struggles Faulwell is having together with his personal dating. but if Jewlan turns into Jolen, Faulwell unearths himself with a couple of tough choice -- in particular whilst the facility outage worsens and threatens to damage not just Asario, however the da Vinci in addition!

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Download E-books The Grim Grotto (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 11) PDF

By Lemony Snicket

Warning: Your day turns into very darkish - and doubtless damp - when you learn this book.

Plan to spend this spring in hiding. Lemony Snicket is again with the 11th booklet in his manhattan instances bestselling a sequence of unlucky Events.

Lemony Snicket's saga concerning the captivating, clever and grossly unfortunate Baudelaire orphans maintains to impress suspicion and melancholy in readers across the world. within the 11th and such a lot alarming quantity but within the bestselling phenomenon a chain of unlucky occasions, the intrepid siblings delve additional into the darkish secret surrounding the loss of life in their mom and dad and the baffling VFD organisation.

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By Diane Pearson

CSARDAS - taken from the identify of the Hungarian nationwide dance - follows the fortunes of the captivating Ferenc sisters from their glittering beginnings in aristocratic Hungary, throughout the traumas of 2 global Wars. From the surprising beauty of coming-out balls, feudal estates and a tradition steeped in romance, to terror and hunger within the focus camps - no tale will be extra dramatic than that of Eva and Amalia Ferenc, whose destiny it truly is to be debutantes whilst the shot which killed Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo plunged Europe into the 1st international struggle. Their tale is enchanting, tragic, romantic - and completely unputdownable.

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