Download E-books In the Land of Time: And Other Fantasy Tales (Penguin Classics) PDF

By S. T. Joshi

A re-creation of the myth stories that encouraged J.R.R. Tolkien and H.P. Lovecraft 

A pioneer within the realm of resourceful literature, Lord Dunsany has won a cult following for his effect on sleek fable literature, together with such authors as J.R.R. Tolkien and H. P. Lovecraft. This precise selection of brief tales levels over 5 a long time of labor. Liberal decisions of past tales—including the complete Gods of Pegana in addition to such extraordinary works as "Idle Days of the Yann" and "The fort Unvanquishable, keep for Sacnoth"—are via memorable later stories, together with numerous concerning the garrulous tourist Joseph Jorkens and the outrageous homicide story "The Bottles of Relish." all through, the tales are united through Dunsany's cosmic imaginative and prescient, his impeccable and mellifluous prose, and his distinctively Irish experience of whimsy.

Here released for the 1st time through Penguin Classics, this version is the single annotated model of Dunsany's brief stories. 

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the prime writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking global. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the easiest works all through background and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts more desirable via introductions and notes by means of extraordinary students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations through award-winning translators.

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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Download E-books The Protector's War: A Novel of the Change (Change Series) PDF

By S. M. Stirling

It’s been 8 years because the swap rendered know-how inoperable around the globe. emerging from the ashes of the pc and commercial a while is a courageous new global. Survivors have banded jointly in tribal groups, devoted to rebuilding society. In Oregon’s Willamette Valley, former pilot Michael Havel’s Bearkillers are warriors of renown. Their closest best friend, the paranormal extended family Mackenzie, is led by means of Wiccan folksinger Juniper Mackenzie. Their management has kept numerous lives.

But no longer each chief has altruistic aspirations. Norman Arminger, medieval pupil, principles the Protectorate. He has enslaved civilians, equipped a military, and unfold his forces from Portland via such a lot of western Washington nation. Now he wishes the Willamette Valley farmland, and he’s prepared to salary warfare to overcome it.

And unknown to either factions is the approaching arrival of a boat from Tasmania bearing British soldiers...

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Download E-books World of Warcraft: Thrall: Twilight of the Aspects PDF

By Christie Golden

In this follow-up to her New York Times bestseller, The Shattering, Christie Golden supplies a sensational tie-in to the newest World of Warcraft online game enlargement, now in paperback!

When Azeroth used to be younger, the noble titans appointed the 5 nice dragonflights to guard the budding global. all the flights’ leaders used to be imbued with a component to the titans' significant cosmic powers. jointly, those majestic Dragon features devoted themselves to thwarting any strength that threatened the security of Azeroth.

More than 10,000 years in the past, a betrayal by way of the maddened black Dragon element, Deathwing, shattered the energy and solidarity of the dragonflights. His newest attack on Azeroth—the Cataclysm—has left the area in turmoil. on the Maelstrom, the heart of Azeroth's instability, former Horde warchief Thrall and different entire shaman fight to maintain the area from tearing aside within the wake of Deathwing's assault. but a conflict additionally rages inside Thrall relating to his new lifestyles within the shamanic Earthen Ring, hampering his ordinarily unprecedented talents.

Of even higher quandary is a bleak and terrifying attainable destiny glimpsed by way of the mysterious eco-friendly Dragon point, Ysera: the Hour of Twilight. sooner than this apocalyptic imaginative and prescient involves go, Thrall needs to purge his personal doubts so one can detect his objective on the planet and reduction Azeroth's dragonflights as they face the Twilight of the facets.

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Download E-books The World House PDF

By Guy Adams

Combining the puzzle field of Hellraiser with the explorartion of Tad Williams' Otherland sequence, this can be  definitely the right mixture of delusion and experience, a superb glossy myth debut.

THERE IS A field. within THAT field IS A DOOR. AND past THAT DOOR IS a complete WORLD.
 
In a few rooms, forests develop. In others, animals and gadgets come to existence. somewhere else, secrets and techniques and treasures stay up for the courageous and foolhardy.
And on the very most sensible of the home, a prisoner sits at the back of a locked door looking forward to a key to show. The day that occurs, the area will end...

File lower than: smooth Fantasy [Worlds inside of Worlds | criminal holiday | Exploring the Unknown | darkish Powers]

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Download E-books Angel-Seeker (Samaria, Book 5) PDF

By Sharon Shinn

The award-winning writer returns to Samaria during this richly romantic story that starts the place Archangel left off. In that point, the ladies who craved the eye of angels have been often called angel-seekers, a time period used with awe by means of some--and scorn by means of others.

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Download E-books The Swordbearer PDF

By Glen Cook

Cast at the anvil of loss of life, imbued with the souls of its sufferers and bearers, the sword had selected Gathrid. In his palms, it's going to style blood and cleave its personal direction via battle, looking vengeance for mortal--and immortal--treachery.

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Download E-books Nomad PDF

By J. L. Bryan

They took every thing: her family members, her domestic, her adolescence. through the age of 19, Raven has spent such a lot of her lifestyles within the sprawling slums of the US, battling as a insurgent opposed to the dictatorship. whilst the uprising steals an experimental time-travel machine, she travels again 5 many years to the 12 months 2013. Her plan: assassinate the longer term dictator while he's nonetheless younger and weak, lengthy sooner than he involves energy. She needs to circulation speedy to reshape heritage, simply because brokers from her personal time are on her path, able to execute her on sight.

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Download E-books The Emerald Atlas (Books of Beginning) PDF

By John Stephens

Referred to as “A new Narnia for the tween set” by way of the New York Times and ideal for enthusiasts of the His darkish Materials series, The Emerald Atlas brims with humor and motion because it charts Kate, Michael, and Emma's notable adventures via an unforgettable, enchanted world.
 
These 3 siblings were in a single orphanage after one other for the final ten years, handed alongside like misplaced baggage.
 
Yet those undesirable young ones are extra notable than they can in all likelihood think. Ripped from their mom and dad as infants, they're being shielded from a terrible evil of devastating energy, an evil they recognize not anything about.
 
Until now.
 
Before lengthy, Kate, Michael, and Emma are on a trip via time to risky and mystery corners of the world...a trip of allies and enemies, of magic and mayhem.  And—if an old prophesy is correct—what they do can switch background, and it truly is as much as them to set issues right.

From the Hardcover edition.

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