By Daniel Fox
During this hovering epic, Daniel Fox weaves the traditional myths and legends of feudal China right into a fable global of brutal battle and brittle ardour, immortal gods and mystical creatures.
With the long-chained dragon now loose and the rebels’ invasion smashed by way of her exultant fury, the stability of energy has replaced. younger emperor Chien Hua isn't any longer suffering for survival; now he's bold to strike again. As treacherous normal Ping Wen whispers within the emperor’s ear, now not even Chien Hua’s liked concubine or his such a lot relied on bodyguard can cause with him. Worse, lengthy publicity to magical jade is altering him appreciably: His more and more godlike powers are making him dangerously rash.
But with the dragon patrolling the skies above and the strait underneath, the emperor’s forces don't have any desire of launching a counterattack—until a goddess strikes to intrude. but neither the conflict of armies nor the opposing wills of goddess and dragon can come to a decision final victory or defeat. The destiny of the conflict lies within the blood-deep bonds among the dragon and the boy Han, her jailer and her liberator—and within the costs either pays for his or her freedom.
By Shannon McKenna
Ex-FBI agent Connor McCloud can always remember the day he used to be arrange to die by the hands of depended on buddy and fellow agent Ed Riggs. tough justice and loyalty to his badge have fee Connor what he wishes so much - Ed's shy, studious daughter Erin. He can by no means have her now, yet her attractiveness nonetheless haunts and torments his each waking hour and his so much fevered erotic desires. yet now that his previous enemy Kurt Novak has again, Connor is ready to do whatever to guard the susceptible younger girl from a killer who has vowed a brutal payback...a killer with a predator's deadly endurance.
By S. L. Viehl
Jory Rask is a certified shockball participant. The quickest runback within the video game, she is enjoyed throughout Terra. yet Jory Rask has a mystery that she's lived with for 24 years. In a xenophobic international that despises extraterrestrial beings, she isn't rather human...
By Chris Oxlade; Andy Crawford; Bob Langrish; Steve Teague
Surveys the background and traditions of the Olympics, highlighting memorable occasions from historical Greece to the current day. What have been the Olympics? -- historical video games -- Olympia came across -- Olympics reborn -- Traditions -- From the start -- summer season video games -- iciness video games -- Paralympics -- Comings and goings -- nice Olympians -- Getting healthy -- sizes and styles -- altering types -- Made to degree -- Wheels of fortune -- Skates and skis -- Fancy footwork -- excellent timing -- Spoilsports -- behind the curtain -- Stadium -- Into the longer term -- were you aware? -- recognized Olympians -- discover extra -- word list -- Index
By Ryk Brown
a boat stranded midway around the galaxy…
a tough and long trip home…
A homeworld in pressing desire in their return…
And now they're working out of food…
The workforce of the Aurora needs to now belief their new allies with a view to live to tell the tale. yet their state of affairs should be way more critical than they imagined. And their activities can have repercussions around the galaxy.
Their trip domestic could have got a bit extra complicated.
“The earrings of Haven” is a 60,000 notice novel, and is the second one episode within the Frontiers Saga.
Episode three, "The Legend of Corinair", Episode four, "Freedom's Dawn", Episode five, "Rise of the Corinari" and Episode 6, "Head of the Dragon can be found now on Amazon. Episode 7, "The Expanse" is coming in may perhaps 2013.
By James Axler
Top his band of wayfarers to the war-torn website of the previous Washington, D.C., Ryan Cawdor faces double jeopardy whilst he comes face-to-face with a barbaric baron and the terrifying forces of post-nuclear nature.
By Sean Beaudoin
A dinner party for the mind, this gory and certainly hilarious tackle zombie tradition concurrently skewers, can pay tribute to, and elevates the horror genre.Seventeen-year-old Nero is caught within the barren region with a number of different juvenile delinquents on an "Inward Trek." as though that weren’t undesirable adequate, his counselors have became flesh-eating maniacs in a single day and are actually chowing down on his fellow miscreants. As in any vintage monster flick worthy its salted popcorn, ample carnage sends survivors rabbiting into the woods whereas the senseless horde of "infects" shambles, moans, and drools in the back of. after all, those youngsters have obvious zombie videos. They generate "Zombie ideas" virtually as fast as cheeky feedback, yet angle on my own can’t maintain the biters again. Serving up a solid of irreverent, a bit twisted characters, an unforeseen villain, and an finishing you won’t see coming, here's a savvy story that that’s a pride to learn — no matter if you’re a rabid zombie fan or freshly bitten — and an incisive observation at the evil that lurks inside of each one people.