By E.M. Wilheim
By E.M. Wilheim
By Ana Cristina Mendes
In Salman Rushdie’s novels, photographs are invested with the facility to govern the plotline, to outline activities from the characters, to have sway over them, seduce them, or maybe lead them off course. Salman Rushdie and visible Culture sheds gentle in this mostly unremarked – whether primary – size of the paintings of an incredible modern author. This assortment brings jointly, for the 1st time and right into a coherent entire, examine at the broad interaction among the noticeable and the readable in Rushdie’s fiction, from one of many earliest novels – Midnight’s Children (1981) – to his newest – The Enchantress of Florence (2008).
By Diana Gabaldon
By Juan Díaz Canales,José Luis Munuera
By Derek Hart
Secret of the Dragon’s Claw additional develops the friendship and alliance among this teenage trio and the eccentric Sir Thaddeus Osbert. The dragon has develop into conversant in struggling with a myriad of risky foes over the a while, yet holding Gavin, Emily, and Bunty has develop into a full-time pastime. Thaddeus needs to care for his nagging candy enamel, which this time will get him into a number of compromising occasions. although, the dragon’s dependancy to sugar has unexpected merits too. the youngsters band including their dragon good friend, after all, yet additionally they observe magical powers are typical during the uk. Will a hasty alliance with a senile outdated wizard be adequate to avoid whatever so terrible, so incredible, that it threatens to plunge the total global into everlasting darkness?"
By Margit Sandemo
Þetta er þriðja bókaröðin í þríleiknum um Ísfólkið og galdrameistarann. Hægt er að lesa þær óháð hver annarri.
Miranda hafði tvisvar farið út úr Ríki Ljóssins og í myrku landi Tímonar varð hún ástfangin af hinum stolta væringja, Gondagil. Ást þeirra var þó vonlaus. Hann fékk ekki að koma með henni resort í Ríki Ljóssins.
Nú var endanlega búið að loka veggnum milli ríkjanna og Miranda vissi að tíminn hljóp frá þeim. Meðan hún þjáðist í einn mánuð án Gondagils, leið heilt ár úti í Myrkraríkinu...
MARGIT SANDEMO er fædd 23. apríl 1924 i Östre Toten i Noregi. Margit skrifar á sænsku og gaf út sína fyrstu bók árið 1964. Í allt hefur Margit skrifað meira en one hundred seventy bækur og er mest seldi rithöfundur Norðurlandanna með meira en 39 milljónir seldra bóka. Þar af hefur Sagan um Ísfólkið selst í um 25 milljónum eintaka um allan heim.
By Jared Angel
Meanwhile, Vyas and Selva enlist a moon jiva and Gevin, a human, to lead them via Naros and tutor them on the right way to increase their disguises. As they head towards evening urban, they arrive upon a collapsed mine with hundreds and hundreds of miners trapped within. Selva makes an attempt to rescue them through the use of nature power to transparent away the fallen earth, yet accidentally turns millions of worms into monsters, which kill the entire miners with the exception of kids. Devastated, Selva blames herself and forestalls speaking. Vyas, fighting the darkish calling of moon power within his chest, is pressured to keep up Selva in addition to the 2 childrens. after they achieve the port urban of Tazulkyn, Gevin abducts the youngsters and disappears.
As Vyas and Selva slowly technique the evening urban, the total Brotian military assaults it. each side are annihilated, forcing Naro and Brote to make one final plan to ruin each other. this can be the continuation of the never-ending warfare of the Gods.
By Chris Antonides
When Brewster Wainwright, dressed as Batman, takes a spin round manhattan urban in his "Batmobile," an coincidence ends up in his arrest and a weekend in prison. He claims that he's particularly Bruce Wayne, yet because the son of a favorite citizen, officers refer him for psychiatric overview. Dr. Korngold, the court-appointed psychiatrist, and the court docket officers attempt to make sure if he's delusional or taking part in a few form of elaborate--and dangerous--practical joke.
Korngold digs into Brewster's brain and his prior, trying to find clues to the younger man's comedian booklet campaign to save lots of the area. yet Brewster's concentration alterations whilst his female friend, Guinevere, is mysteriously attacked in valuable Park. She seems to were bitten by means of a bat-like creature, yet ahead of that may be demonstrated, her physique disappears.
Soon after Guinevere's disappearance, a tender lady starts haunting the park overdue at evening. folks are attacked by way of a "vampire." the relationship among the sufferers looks the younger Artists staff, of which Brewster is a member. The authoritiesmust now be sure no matter if Brewster is wrongdoer or crusader.
By C.C. Aune
Two cousins. a depressing family members mystery. A looming rebellion.
In Regency England, a mysterious inheritance attracts Prudence Fairfeather and woman Josephine Weston out of candlelit ballrooms and into the shadows of insurrection.
A newcomer to London society, Prudence longs for the appeal of affection and as an alternative unearths genuine magic in her overdue mother’s ring. yet energy brings peril, and weird mishaps culminate in an assassin’s bullet. Ensnared via the net of a malevolent socialite, Prudence forsakes romance to struggle for her freedom.
Josephine fears an eternity of constrained nation existence till rampaging trolls, a gang of drunken vigilantes, and a flirtatious officer convey her the entire event she craves. forced by way of birthright to take in fingers, she embraces her newfound, unladylike talents to guard her household from harm.
As probability drives a wedge via their friendship, Josephine and Prudence needs to face their magical legacy and the enemy who will kill to manage them.
By Nick Pollotta