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A Despair of Demons (Travelers, Book 1)
Cassy Campbell, 2013
Liv is a cognitive neuroscientist and Traveler for the Department of Parallel and Otherdimensional Travel, a top-secret black-ops program run out of Area 51. In a parallel world she meets a mysterious Traveler named Elachai. He claims he’s running from demons, the obviously mythical denizens of a world so awful it’s called Hell. Then he wipes her memory and vanishes. Her team rushes to determine what Elachai did to her—and how. But even ...
Everville: The First Pillar
Roy Huff, 2013
Kindle's #1 International Epic Fantasy Bestseller Everville: The First Pillar, Book #1 in the Everville series. Critics are raving about Roy Huff's Everville series. "5 Stars!" "Creative and Original" “Potentially one of the greatest YA sagas of recent decades." Owen Sage is the emblematic college freshman at Easton Falls University. With all the worries about his first year in college, he was not prepared for what would happen next. His ...
Parallel (Travelers Series Book 1)
Sugar Skull Books, 2013
Destiny has a way of catching up... Saddled with powers she doesn't understand, Etta Fleming's world is turned upside-down the day she meets Cooper Everett, the man who transports her to an alternate reality. A reality she was meant to be a part of. One minute, she's an orphan living at Dominion House for Girls, an institution for delinquent foster kids, then finds herself attending the exclusive Dominion Hall Academy. Plucked from the ...
MIRROR'S EDGE (Trapped)
Faye is a sixteen year old girl from a realm of joy, light, and peace. When a series of events draws her into a foreign land filled with violence, she is forced to face new emotions. Will Faye learn to accept these new found feelings and find her way home or will she remain trapped in the desolation of this strange land? Filled with twists and turns, this short story series will leave you on the edge of your seat, eager to know what happens ...
A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous or Parallel Expressions Designed as a Practical Guide to ...
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Everville: The City of Worms
Roy Huff, 2013
AMAZON'S EPIC FANTASY BESTSELLING AUTHOR, ROY HUFF, HAS DONE IT AGAIN WITH BOOK #2 IN THE EVERVILLE SERIES! Also, book #3, Everville: The Rise of Mallory, now available! DON'T MISS OUT! College freshman Owen Sage has just started to understand the darkness trying to overtake Everville and the earthly realm. With the help of The Keeper and the Fron army, Owen has managed to buy some time, but new problems have already emerged, new secrets ...
Engine House Press, 2014
Women are dying… and Danny Harper’s life is in pieces. WAKING BROKEN: Everything is going perfectly for young journalist Danny Harper: a new flat, a career on the up and the girl he loves about to marry him. Then he wakes in hospital to find none of it’s true. Refusing to admit he’s imagined it all, Harper tries to regain his lost life. But, while his claims are initially dismissed as delusion, he knows secrets that can’t be ...
Acclaim for Dreamlander “…its gut-rending emotions remind me of the Shakespeare tragedies I read in college. Its war scenes remind me of Lord of the Rings , complete with impossible odds and life-changing decisions. And its jewels of wisdom remind me of the works of C. S. Lewis.”—William Polm “From hydraulic pistols to steam-driven cable cars, this felt like a fresh and creative world—one running parallel to our ...
Gone (Parallel Trilogy, Book 1)
Wind Chimes Publishing, 2013
This is the first book in the Parallel Trilogy . **SALES ALERT** This book is also available in the "Parallel Trilogy: The Complete Story" box set. The box set contains all 3 full-length novels for $7.99. Copy and paste this link to see the box set: amzn.to/1lOXGH4 What if everything you knew was suddenly gone? Sixteen-year-old Morgan Campbell runs away from home and when she returns the next day her world is turned upside-down. ...
The Dark Tower V (Wolves of the Calla)
Roland Deschain and his ka-tet are bearing southeast through the forests of Mid-World, the almost timeless landscape that seems to stretch from the wreckage of civility that defined Roland's youth to the crimson chaos that seems the future's only promise. Readers of Stephen King's epic series know Roland well, or as well as this enigmatic hero can be known. They also know the companions who have been drawn to his quest for the Dark Tower: ...
The Dark Tower VI (Song of Susannah)
Stephen King The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah with 10 full-color illustrations by Darrel Anderson The next-to-last novel in Stephen King's seven-volume magnum opus, Song of Susannah is at once a book of revelation, a fascinating key to the unfolding mystery of the Dark Tower, and a fast-paced story of double-barreled suspense. To give birth to her "chap," demon-mother Mia has usurped the body of Susannah Dean and used the power of ...
The Golden Dynasty (Fantasyland Series)
Circe Quinn goes to sleep at home and wakes up in a corral filled with women wearing sacrificial virgin attire - and she is one of them. She soon finds out that she’s not having a wild dream, she’s living a frightening nightmare where she’s been transported to a barren land populated by a primitive people and in short order, she’s installed very unwillingly on her white throne of horns as their Queen. Dax Lahn is the king of Suh ...
Hadoop: The Definitive Guide
Ready to unlock the power of your data? With this comprehensive guide, you’ll learn how to build and maintain reliable, scalable, distributed systems with Apache Hadoop. This book is ideal for programmers looking to analyze datasets of any size, and for administrators who want to set up and run Hadoop clusters. You’ll find illuminating case studies that demonstrate how Hadoop is used to solve specific problems. This third ...
The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tower: 7
All good things must come to an end, Constant Reader, and not even Stephen King can make a story that goes on forever. The tale of Roland Deschain's relentless quest for the Dark Tower has, the author fears, sorely tried the patience of those who have followed it from its earliest chapters. But attend to it a while longer, if it pleases you, for this volume is the last, and often the last things are best. Roland's ka-tet remains intact, though ...
The Wind Through the Keyhole: A Dark Tower Novel (The Dark Tower)
In The Wind Through the Keyhole , Stephen King returns to the rich landscape of Mid-World, the spectacular territory of the Dark Tower fantasy saga that stands as his most beguiling achievement. Roland Deschain and his ka-tet — Jake, Susannah, Eddie, and Oy, the billy-bumbler—encounter a ferocious storm just after crossing the River Whye on their way to the Outer Baronies. As they shelter from the howling gale, Roland tells his friends ...
Season of Migration to the North (New York Review Books Classics)
After years of study in Europe, the young narrator of Season of Migration to the North returns to his village along the Nile in the Sudan. It is the 1960s, and he is eager to make a contribution to the new postcolonial life of his country. Back home, he discovers a stranger among the familiar faces of childhood—the enigmatic Mustafa Sa’eed. Mustafa takes the young man into his confidence, telling him the story of his own years in London, ...
The Hidden Reality: Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
The bestselling author of The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos tackles perhaps the most mind-bending question in modern physics and cosmology: Is our universe the only universe? There was a time when "universe" meant all there is. Everything. Yet, a number of theories are converging on the possibility that our universe may be but one among many parallel universes populating a vast multiverse. Here, Briane Greene, one of our ...
Six Thinking Hats
Edward de Bono
Back Bay Books
YOUR SUCCESS IN BUSINESS DEPENDS ON HOW WELL YOU THINK Six Thinking Hats can help you think better-with its practical and uniquely positive approach to making decisions and exploring new ideas. It is an approach that thousands of business managers, educators, and government leaders around the world have already adopted with great success. "The main difficulty of thinking is confusion," writes Edward de Bono, long recognized as the foremost ...
Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare Made Easy)
Barron's Educational Series
Here are the books that help teach Shakespeare plays without the teacher constantly needing to explain and define Elizabethan terms, slang, and other ways of expression that are different from our own. Each play is presented with Shakespeare's original lines on each left-hand page, and a modern, easy-to-understand "translation" on the facing right-hand page. All dramas are complete, with every original Shakespearian line, and a full-length ...
Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)
W. W. Norton & Company
New York Times bestseller and winner of the Whitbread Award. Composed toward the end of the first millennium, Beowulf is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of Beowulf, a Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the seemingly invincible monster Grendel and, later, from Grendel's mother. He then returns to his own country and dies in old age in a vivid fight against a dragon. The poem is about encountering the monstrous, defeating it, ...
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