Download E-books Crusade (Starfire) PDF

By Steve White

Neither part having proved able to urgent their clash to a winning end, the Human-Orion battle to finish all interstellar wars has collapsed into an uneasy peace. however it is a peace jam-packed with worry, hatred and distrust on either side. Then from out of a warp aspect infamous for devouring spaceships, looks a boat from the dim mists of half-forgotten heritage. It responds to hails from the patrolling Orion sentry utilizing old human codes from a protracted misplaced colony. And it opens fireplace at the Orions, igniting the fires of interstellar struggle anew, in a quest to loose Holy mom Terra...

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Download E-books Sofia nel mio autunno nevrotico (Le stelle) PDF

By Chiara Apicella

«Mi considero geneticamente non predisposta alle questioni sentimentali. E non mi stupisco che l’amore sia disinteressato a me.»

Daria ha 24 anni e non ha mai avuto un ragazzo. Introversa nerd dei nostri tempi, è schiva e abitudinaria. L’esatto opposto di sua madre Cinzia, psicologa vulcanica e anticonformista. Nonostante i goffi tentativi di Cinzia, tra loro non c’è modo di comunicare.

Qualcosa cambia con los angeles comparsa di Sofia, appena arrivata a Roma dalla provincia toscana in step with studiare Arte senza troppa convinzione.

Il bacio inaspettato di Sofia farà dubitare Daria della propria identità sessuale e Cinzia del suo sbandierato anticonformismo, in keeping with rivelare alle due donne una personalità più autentica che non sospettavano di avere.

Ambientato in una suggestiva Roma autunnale, accompagnato da una colonna sonora fatta di Smiths, Pulp e Belle & Sebastien, Sofia nel mio autunno nevrotico è un romanzo a due voci che affronta i temi delle affinità elettive, dell’attesa e del desiderio con una scrittura esuberante e al pace stesso intima.

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Download E-books Duty, Honor, Redemption PDF

By Vonda N. McIntyre

Cadets that input Starfleet Academy have mantras drilled into them from their first actual day. they have to do their accountability for the Federation and Starfleet, and so they needs to attempt to honor their oath as Starfleet officials. between those that have top embodied those guiding rules and who've strived to stay as much as the coda "to boldly go" are those that as soon as served aboard the Starship Enterprise below the command of Captain James T. Kirk.

Who then, used to be higher to steer the subsequent new release of officials? After Kirk turned an admiral, the officials of the Enterprise have been promoted, and a number of other turned Academy teachers. remodeled from a boat of the road to a coaching vessel the Enterprise's days of energetic accountability are in the back of her -- till a frantic message from a far off outpost interrupts a coaching workout and pulls the send again into motion.

Admiral Kirk is compelled to take command of the Enterprise with a purpose to cease an previous nemesis from commandeering what may be the most threatening weapon ever devised. during his activities, the workforce will locate itself dealing with death...and existence -- as they intentionally violate their Starfleet oaths, go back and forth via time to avoid wasting Earth, and eventually earn redemption within the eyes of the Federation.

Now, for the 1st time ever in a single quantity listed here are the novelizations of 3 Star Trek movies: Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek III: the quest for Spock, and Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, all by way of award-winning writer Vonda McIntyre.

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Download E-books The Names PDF

By Don DeLillo

Set opposed to the backdrop of a lush and unique Greece, The Names is taken into account the ebook which started to force "sharply upward the dimensions of his readership" (Los Angeles occasions e-book Review). one of the forged of DeLillo's strange but absolutely discovered characters in The Names are Kathryn, the narrator's estranged spouse; their son, the six-year-old novelist; Owen, the scientist; and the neurotic narrator enthusiastic about his personal neuroses. A mystery, a secret, and nonetheless a relocating exam of kinfolk, loss, and the amorphous and magical power of language itself, The Names stands with any of DeLillo's newer and hugely acclaimed works.

"The Names not just adequately displays a component of our modern international yet, extra importantly, creates an unique global of its own."--Chicago Sun-Times

"DeLillo sifts adventure via simultaneous grids of technological know-how and poetry, research and transparent sight, to make a high-wire prose that's voluptuously stark."--Village Voice Literary Supplement

"DeLillo verbally examines each country of realization from eroticism to tourism, from the belief of the United States as conceived by means of the remainder of the realm to the assumption of the remainder of the area as conceived through the United States, from mysticism to fanaticism."--New York Times

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Download E-books Shiloh (The Shiloh Quartet) PDF

By Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

Marty will do something to save lots of his new buddy Shiloh during this Newbery Medal–winning novel from Phillis Reynolds Naylor.

When Marty Preston comes throughout a tender beagle within the hills at the back of his domestic, it truly is love before everything sight—and additionally vast hassle. It seems the puppy, which Marty names Shiloh, belongs to Judd Travers, who beverages an excessive amount of and has a gun—and abuses his canine. So while Shiloh runs clear of Judd to Marty, Marty simply has to conceal him and defend him from Judd. yet Marty's mystery turns into too substantial for him to maintain to himself, and it exposes his complete relations to Judd's anger. How some distance will Marty need to visit make Shiloh his?

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Download E-books An Explorer's Guide to the Nether: Lost Minecraft Journals, Book Two (Lost Minecraft Journals Series) PDF

Harriet, Jack, and Toby are treasure hunters, looking the Minecraft international for its most precious hidden secrets and techniques. In an deserted mineshaft, they found a misplaced magazine that after belonged to William, a mythical explorer who has long gone lacking. the 1st magazine took them on a bold experience to a mystery temple deep within the wasteland. Now they've got the second one magazine, and they’re extra made up our minds than ever to discover the lacking explorer.

The treasure hunters construct a portal and commute to the Nether. regardless of assistance from the second one magazine detailing survival techniques for the damaging biome, the group is in difficulty once they become aware of sinister treasure hunters, Valentino and Veronica, are trailing them. Will they make it out alive, or are they in over their heads this time?

This is the second one ebook within the new misplaced Minecraft Journals sequence. The chapters of every booklet exchange among the magazine entries (William’s tale) and the tale of the treasure hunters. enthusiasts of Minecraft won’t are looking to leave out this wild new adventure.

Sky Pony Press, with our stable Books, Racehorse and Arcade imprints, is proud to submit a large variety of books for younger readers—picture books for young children, bankruptcy books, books for heart grade readers, and novels for teens. Our record contains bestsellers for kids who like to play Minecraft; tales advised with LEGO bricks; books that train classes approximately tolerance, persistence, and the surroundings, and lots more and plenty extra. whereas now not each identify we submit turns into a New York Times bestseller or a countrywide bestseller, we're devoted to books on matters which are occasionally missed and to authors whose paintings would possibly not in a different way discover a home.

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Download E-books Zombie Dawn Apocalypse (Zombie Dawn Trilogy Book 3) PDF

By Nick S. Thomas, Michael G. Thomas

The 3rd and ultimate novel within the interesting Zombie sunrise trilogy that follows the outbreak of a perilous world wide Zombie plague. This epic finale concludes the tale ten years on from Zombie sunrise Outbreak. only a few groups stay and people left are the hardiest and such a lot resolute. This e-book tells the ultimate bloody struggle for survival that would make sure the long run for mankind.

Across the globe the ultimate bastions of humanity hold on via a thread. In Europe the final nice fortified city is besieged through the most important zombie horde that has been visible because the outbreak. each final weapon and around of ammunition is utilized in a conflict of epic proportions and will in simple terms lead to overall defeat for one aspect. within the usa, after being compelled from their houses a long time earlier than, the survivors of the city of Babylon lead a nomadic way of life and feature reached Mexico. With just a small quantity final and little greater than their horses and hand guns, the bedraggled workforce pass looking for water. With little desire or morale left, they struggle for each moment of existence. within the southern hemisphere the Flotilla has fought and struggled for ten years however it is now time for them to quiet down. After making touch with a brand new group they choose to probability all of it in a single final gamble. because the fleet leaves on their ultimate voyage they obtain the bad information. The island, their final most sensible desire for survival is lower than an immense assault by means of the strolling lifeless. basically fast and decisive motion can retailer the day and provides them the longer term they've got labored such a lot of years for.

Part of the Zombie sunrise sequence of brief tales and whole size novels that chart the occasions of Zombie Apocalypse in the course of the global. This sequence is written by means of the popular authors of the ZOMPOC manuals ‘How to outlive a Zombie Apocalypse’ and ‘Weapons & strategies for the Zombie Apocalypse’.

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Download E-books Hell Hath No Fury (Multiverse) PDF

By David Weber

It all started with males. They got here from very varied worlds—entirely different universes, in fact—one utilizing sorcery and the opposite utilizing psychological powers and steam-age know-how. They met in a virgin wooded area on a replica planet Earth. Neither part is familiar with who shot first, yet every one blames the opposite, and it does not really count, now, simply because warfare has began.


War among the universes is the very last thing accountable leaders on both sides wish. however the fury in their respective populations, xenophobic worry of the unknown, and cries for "justice" (or vengeance), are all riding either side in the direction of the edge. And unscrupulous, power-hungry men—and Arcana and Sharona alike—have agendas in their personal.


The fuse has been lit, and a struggle stretching around the universes, fought among dragons, spells, and crossbows and repeating rifles, computer weapons, and artillery is erupting in white-hot rage and fury. the place it's going to end—and how—no one is aware

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Download E-books The Infinities PDF

By John Banville

On a languid midsummer’s day within the nation-state, the Godley relatives gathers on the bedside of Adam, a well known mathematician and their patriarch. yet they aren't on my own of their vigil. round them hovers a extended family of mischievous immortals—Zeus, Pan, and Hermes between them —who start to fire up difficulty for the Godleys, to occasionally wildly unintentional impression. The Infinities—John Banville’s first novel on account that his Booker Prize-winning and bestselling The Sea—is immediately a gloriously earthy romp and a sensible examine the bad, awesome plight of being human.

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Download E-books Vicino al cuore selvaggio PDF

By Clarice Lispector

Clarice Lispector aveva diciannove anni quando fu pubblicato questo suo libro in Brasile. period una giovane ebrea ucraina, trasferita con i genitori, piccolissima, in the United States del Sud. l. a. critica brasiliana accolse subito l. a. Lispector con meraviglia, definendo questo libro «il nostro primo romanzo nello spirito di Joyce e Virginia Woolf» (Alvaro Lins). Ma los angeles Lispector non conosceva bene né l'uno né l'altra: period invece una scrittrice fortemente istintiva, che già nelle sue major pagine tracciava definitivamente i lineamenti del suo mondo: un mondo frantumato, traboccante di immagini, dove si è continuamente sbalzati fra una realtà che viene a mancare e una realtà che sopraffà. «

Perché period così ardente e leggera, come l'aria che viene dal fornello quando lo si scoperchia?». Joana, l. a. protagonista di questo romanzo, è una bambina, poi una ragazza, poi una donna, dai sentimenti naturalmente presocratici. Tutto in lei affiora da «percezioni troppo organiche in step with essere formulate in pensieri», are available una Virginia Woolf amazzonica, arruffata e vagamente stregonesca. Joana ha il tratto della visionaria ironica, che non riesce a liberarsi mai dal «desiderio-potere-miracolo di quand'era piccola», e neppure lo vuole. Qui los angeles letteratura e il sogno crescono insieme, come nello stesso giardino d'infanzia. «All'inizio sognava montoni, andare a scuola, gatti che leccavano il loro latte. A poco a poco aveva cominciato a sognare montoni azzurri, andare a una scuola in mezzo alla foresta, gatti che bevevano latte in piattini d'oro. E i sogni si addensavano sempre più e acquistavano colori difficili da diluire in parole». Che cosa accade, a Joana? Si trasforma, passa il pace, perfino si sposa. l. a. sua storia è il silenzioso ruotare di un prisma che guida los angeles luce «vicino al cuore selvaggio della vita».

"Vicino al cuore selvaggio" è apparso in line with los angeles prima volta nel 1944.

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