Category: Contemporary Fantasy

Guardian by Robert De Cristofano

By Robert De Cristofano

Christopher father or mother is a sturdy, shrewdpermanent, and good-looking seventeen 12 months outdated teen who longs... -to join a loving family members -to have stable buddies -to play activities -to take pleasure in every little thing stable -to snicker -to love -to finally have a standard lifestyles -to get married -to have children -to be like every body else Chris mother or father longs... -to be human...again Chris is additionally an angel who... -is supernatural and large strong -has such a lot of ideas to obey -has to assist as many of us as he can -has to take advantage of his powers for stable -cannot enable an individual see his supernatural aspect -cannot have any touch with a person from his former existence -cannot shape shut friendships -cannot fall in love -cannot be a regular youngster Christopher father or mother has to depart while his task is over, by no means to come back. this is often his first challenge. it will turn into his final try out, for he can die, he can lose all of it. subscribe to Chris as he starts off to adventure every thing that existence is all of sudden, on their lonesome, and carry on tight simply because this is often going to be one hell of a experience that you're going to always remember. GUARDIAN

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Nachtwacht (Schijfwereldreeks) (Dutch Edition) by Terry Pratchett,Venugopalan Ittekot

By Terry Pratchett,Venugopalan Ittekot

Politiechef van Ankh-Meurbork, Dauwe Flinx, heeft zijn leven helemaal op orde. Dan slaat de bliksem in, en bevindt hij zich plotsklaps in zijn eigen problematische verleden zonder zelfs de kleding die hij aanhad. In het verleden te leven is moeilijk, maar er te sterven is zoals hij al snel ondervindt ongelofelijk eenvoudig.
Maar hij moet in leven blijven om een moordenaar op te sporen en om zichzelf te leren hoe hij een goede politieagent moet worden. Ook moet hij de uitkomst van een bloederige opstand zien te wijzigen. Er is alleen een probleem: als hij hierin slaagt, heeft hij geen vrouw, geen style en geen toekomst meer...

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Elegy: The Black Diamond by Martha Gilstrap

By Martha Gilstrap

grasp gemsman Shay Bladen had an outstanding lifestyles, until eventually betrayal set him on a direction he by no means might have selected for himself. pressured clear of the is still of his domestic, Bladen flees with an heirloom battle-axe made out of a unmarried black diamond. With not anything yet a cryptic observe, he searches for solutions one of the bloodstone pillars in the Crystal Mountains.

The word offers the revelation of the axe's construction and its magic, a trap he can't withstand. an opportunity assembly with a Sheethe warrior proves his in simple terms blessing within the conflict opposed to his betrayer and the bloodthirsty murderer motive on manipulating somebody round him to additional his egocentric cause.

Will the axe's secrets and techniques convey Bladen convenience or will the traditional wisdom supply extra own devastation for the fellow who's no longer who he proposal he was?

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Gruefield 18 (Tarnished Sterling Omnibus) by Robert McCarroll

By Robert McCarroll

E Pluribus, Omnibus - From many, for all. the 1st 4 volumes of the Tarnished Sterling sequence accumulated right into a unmarried quantity, together with 3 novels, novellas and 6 brief tales, Gruefield 18 is the precise solution to meet up with the series.

Shadowboy -
Travis Colfax was once born into the Hero lifestyles. His mom and dad have been pillars of the group, and he turned a sidekick on the age of nine.

He is the single family member not to occur a power.

His sister has outstanding velocity. His brother can consult the dead.

Seven years in, he is commencing to have his doubts approximately carrying on with a profession in Heroics. laid low with his personal disasters, he is giving severe notion to easily placing up the masks for sturdy and relocating on. If simply he knew what he desired to do together with his life.

The remainder of the Hero neighborhood grows distracted by means of an alien hazard and so they forget a much more human hazard lurking in New Port Arthur. a couple of lacking Gang participants and a rambling madman leads Travis to bump into a calculating, deadly scientist whose plans have to this point eluded the attention of the gurus, regardless of a path of corpses left behind.

As the trajectory of surgeon Omicron's plan unravels, Travis discovers he needs to locate himself and muster what aid he can prior to the amoral researcher unleashes an excellent better chance on an unsuspecting world.

Shadowdemon -
Remaining within the Hero existence have been a tricky choice for Travis Colfax. He’s controlled, up to now, to juggle the calls for of his group with the standard day-by-day rigidity. His internal demons, even if, have gotten extra vocal.

Struggling to capture the remainder Morlocks in New Port Arthur is hard sufficient, however the in poor health wind blowing in threatens to develop right into a maelstrom of problems.

Travis’ brother’s go back from the West Coast is first and foremost a reason for party, although he speaks of corruption in the hero group. a person is environment off bombs within the urban growing extra chaos. And whatever darkish begins to behavior speedy and brutal assaults at the staff at midnight, the tension on Travis starts off to solve his poise.

Then there's the only final question.

What is Firegod?

Shadowrealm -
There are extra issues in heaven and earth than are dreamt of in technology, and occasionally they stroll. For millennia those malevolent spirits roamed the earth, leaving destruction of their wake. 5 centuries in the past the final was once imprisoned. Now, a mysterious strength, the purple demise, is unleashing them. free of their chains, the vengeful spirits rampage around the nation-state, afflicting the area once again. As they draw ever in the direction of Rockstead Peniteniary, a jail for powered criminals, Travis Colfax unearths himself eager to cease their develop. to take action, he needs to resolve the secret of the crimson loss of life, looking assist in locations he by no means expected.

Omnirunner - Dan Fullbright used to be a awful hero. actually, he'd pretty well deserted the lifestyles and spent his days under the radar, doing strange jobs and the occasional petty robbery. The task Evelyn introduced him appeared uncomplicated adequate - make it seem like a guy wasn't useless simply but. the way in which Dan's day have been going, it was once whatever yet simple.

Lucid Blue - 4 juvenile delinquents try and get their lives again so as and keep away from prison in the course of the neighborhood Fund's Junior Redemptioner application. all of the whereas a brand new drug is making its strategy to the streets, person who provides humans transitority powers.

Dirge of Carcosa - "How do you want to visit Mars?" Rex Holdt requested. It used to be a suggestion Travis could not flip down. in fact, with all issues the Fund Board gave, it got here with a catch.

And more...

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The Universal Battle Book I:Kingdom of Lydavia by Kevin P. Ward

By Kevin P. Ward

"Aiden is one among Lydavia’s maximum warriors. His existence adjustments while he meets and befriends the prince Leonardo. Being his pal leads Aiden right into a international of nobility.
The nation is troubled with plague and struggle. Aiden needs to dwell as much as his family’s lengthy line of warriors, retrieve his kin heirloom, the magical historic Sword of Oswald, and avenge the family.
Leonardo turns into king and possesses the Scepter of sunshine, a golden employees of large magical powers. With the Scepter, he discovers that the darkness his state is experiencing could be a precursor to whatever even worse.
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Sense ales (Trilogia L'Esfera 1): LEsfera 1 (Catalan by Muriel Rogers,Núria Parés Sellarés

By Muriel Rogers,Núria Parés Sellarés

L'Esfera té controlada los angeles població. in line with escapar d’aquest keep an eye on, els ciutadans del Niu estan enganxats a un entorn virtual que els permet gaudir de los angeles llibertat que anhelen. La Kala, una noia que rebutja aquesta manera de viure, es veurà obligada a travessar a l'Altra Banda a l'Altra Banda per buscar el seu millor amic, en Beo, que fa dies que va desaparèixer. in step withò encara no està preparada pel que s'hi trobarà.

Mitges veritats, lluites salvatges, escenaris on res no és el que sembla i l. a. possibilitat d'un món nou esperen la Kala. El seu destí s'apropa, si vol salvar en Beo. Abans, però, haurà de desafiar l'Esfera. l. a. batalla acaba de començar.

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O Peregrino (Portuguese Edition) by Tibor Moricz

By Tibor Moricz

O romance O Peregrino – Em busca das crianças perdidas, de Tibor Moricz, fala de duelos heroicos, amizade e coragem. Fala também de cobiça, ódio e perseguição. Narra a jornada de um homem em busca de crianças perdidas, de pistas para esclarecer seu passado misterioso e de suas próprias e assustadoras verdades.

Para lá do Posto de trocas do Finnegan, para lá da Garganta do enlouquecido (muito cuidado aos que forem atravessá-la), existem três cidades. Em duas, Downtown e Middletown, os cidadãos vivem massacrados pelo jugo totalitário imposto por Uptown, a terceira delas.

De Uptown vêm abutres terríveis, delegados simbiontes mortíferos e fantásticos mecanismos cujas funções extrapolam a mais fértil imaginação.

Só uma coisa une todas as cidades: a crença na vinda de um homem, na vinda de um salvador. A crença na vinda do Peregrino.

Ambientado no meio oeste norte americano nos idos de 1870, este romance promete tudo, menos tédio. Com ritmo narrativo intenso e ultimate surpreendente, O Peregrino tem tudo para ser um dos principais lançamentos do ano dentro da literatura de gênero nacional.

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De angst van de wijze (Dutch Edition) by Patrick Rothfuss,Lia Belt

By Patrick Rothfuss,Lia Belt

`Er zijn drie dingen die alle wijze mannen vrezen: typhoon op zee, een maanloze nacht, en de woede van een heer. Een escalerende machtsstrijd met een machtige edelman dwingt Kvothe, de held uit De naam van de wind, om de Universiteit te verlaten en zijn geluk elders te beproeven. Zwervend, berooid en alleen reist hij naar Vintas, waar hij algauw verstrikt raakt in de politieke intriges van het koningshuis. Terwijl hij machtige vrienden probeert te maken, ontdekt Kvothe een plan voor een aanslag. En ook ontmoet hij Felurian, de onweerstaanbare cost die met haar betovering al menig guy in het ongeluk heeft gestort. Door haar leert Kvothe veel over de aard en de magische aantrekkingskracht van vrouwen. In De angst van de wijze zet Kvothe zijn eerste stapjes op het pad naar heldendom en leert hij hoe moeilijk het leven kan zijn als je een levende legende dreigt te worden.

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Surianar (Portuguese Edition) by Theresa A. James

By Theresa A. James

A rotina de Surianar period seguida e aceite por toda a gente. O nevoeiro cercava-os e as histórias do que estaria perdido dentro desse nevoeiro eram passadas de geração em geração. Nas tradicionais festas de Surianar o mestre contava com voz grave a história de um jovem destemido que encontrara na sua impulsividade a morte. Decidira aventurar-se pelo nevoeiro enquanto os amigos aguardavam de fora. Quando os gritos ecoaram nada pudera ser feito. A mãe dele ainda vivia mas não dizia uma palavra desde o desaparecimento do filho. Cada vez que alguém mais novo pensava em aventurar-se, recordavam-lhe subtilmente esta história e a necessidade de aventura period rapidamente esquecida.

De qualquer forma, evocava frequentemente o mestre, quem quereria sair de Surianar? Tinham tudo o que necessitavam e viviam uma vida satisfatória. Demorariam pelo menos uma lua a atravessar o território num cavalo veloz.

Quem de facto?... Aslin não o podia desejar com mais força.

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