By Cassandra Rose Clarke
Ananna of the Tanarau abandons send while her mom and dad attempt to marry her off to an allying pirate extended family: she desires to captain her personal boat, now not function second-in-command to her good-looking but clueless fiance. yet her get away has dire results whilst she learns the scorned extended family has despatched an murderer after her.
And whilst the murderer, Naji, ultimately catches up along with her, issues get even worse. Ananna inadvertently triggers a foul curse — with a life-altering outcome. Now Ananna and Naji are compelled to turn into uneasy allies as they interact to damage the curse and go back their lives again to general. Or not less than as basic because the lives of a pirate and an murderer can be.
By Robert Jordan
Rand al'Thor a libéré l'Andor de l'emprise de Rahvin. Au Cairhien, en principe aux mains de Rand, les complots fleurissent pour obtenir le Trône du Soleil que Rand destine à sa légitime héritière Elayne, fille de Morgase. Sur quels alliés compter, à half ses amis d'enfance, Perrin et Mat, et Egwene ? Un piège se referme peu à peu sur Rand. Pour empêcher qu'il soit livré à l. a. journey, Perrin et ses amis, Rhuarc et les Aiels, Loial, Dobraine et les compagnons des Deux Rivières arriveront-ils à temps ?
By Jane Lindskold
Wild and unpredictable, brother to the ocean, older than the creatures that stroll the earth or swim in her waters, the Changer delights in numerous shapes. whilst somebody makes an attempt to wipe out his relatives, the Changer discards coyote shape and descends from the barren region to name in a couple of favors from none except King Arthur himself.
But Arthur has difficulties of his personal. The Lustrum overview is set to satisfy and the tenuous accord that holds the athanor group in unfastened alliance is being challenged. many of the challengers basically wish to see a number of regulations dropped. Others desire to see the Accord destroyed – and if Arthur and his closest allies are destroyed with it, they might be delighted.
For Arthur, the Changer’s arrival, ominous because it should be may be a superb chance to illustrate how the Accord serves even the main old between their immortal neighborhood. He additionally hopes that their alliance will serve to anchor this wild yet another firmly to his cause.
Yet not anything is ever that straightforward. prior to the Changer takes his revenge, those that have known as themselves gods and feature been the basis of many a heroic legend will locate themselves threatened with destruction. The very earth itself will shake. And a coyote pup―sole survivor of the Changer’s murdered family―will observe either her weak spot and her hidden strength.
New to this version of Changer―special advent through the writer!
By Margaret Weis
The area of Krynn is ever altering, or even the gods could be taken without notice. And if that’s precise of the gods, what probability can an insignificant mortal have? stuck up in forces none of them may perhaps wish to stand on my own, a small yet made up our minds band of adventurers come jointly in a determined try and cease an invasion.
Mina, as enigmatic as ever, escapes imprisonment to trigger on a quest that may attempt even her enormous will. all of the whereas, evil spreads around the land, gaining flooring with every one new day. With quite a bit at stake, with the very soul of Krynn at the line, champions has to be discovered even within the darkest locations.
By Marion Zimmer Bradley
In Marion Zimmer Bradley's masterpiece, we see the tumult and adventures of Camelot's courtroom in the course of the eyes of the ladies who reinforced the king's upward thrust and schemed for his fall. From their childhoods in the course of the final success in their destinies, we stick with those ladies and the varied solid of characters that surrounds them because the nice Arthurian epic unfolds stunningly sooner than us. As Morgaine and Gwenhwyfar fight for regulate over the destiny of Arthur's country, because the Knights of the around desk tackle their notorious quest, as Merlin and Viviane wield their magics for the way forward for outdated Britain, the Isle of Avalon slips extra into the impenetrable mists of reminiscence, till the fissure among outdated and new worlds' and previous and new religions' claims its most renowned sufferer.
By Ari Marmell
The Spear of Lugh, one of many 4 Kingly Hallows of eire is in Chicago. and everybody, each person wishes it, for it's stated that he who contains the spear into conflict can't be defeated. between those that search it are an agent of the notorious Wild Hunt; a mobster who is aware way more approximately this stuff than he should still; and naturally either the Seelie and Unseelie Courts -- the final humans PI Mick Oberon would wish getting carry of the spear...
By Kai Meyer
Mit der Zauberei ist es ein seltsames Ding... Der treue Christof Wagner hat von vielen Merkwürdigkeiten zu berichten, denn sein Meister ist eine sagenumwobene Gestalt: Doktor Johannes Faustus.
Am Pfingstmontag des Jahres 1515 scheint Faustus die letzte Stunde geschlagen zu haben: Die Inquisition hat ihn gefasst. Sein Scheiterhaufen vor dem Wittenberger Schloss brennt schon, als eine Schar vermummter Gestalten in die Stadt einfällt, um die Schlosskirche niederzubrennen. Faustus wird befreit, aber seine Freude ist nur von kurzer Dauer. Bald sitzt er im tiefsten Verlies der Stadt, bis ein streitbarer Mönch auftaucht, dem an der Inquisition einiges missfällt...
By Terry Pratchett, Jacqueline Simpson
Terry Pratchett joins up with a number one folklorist to bare the legends, myths and customs of Discworld, including worthwhile tricks from Planet Earth.
Most folks grew up having continually identified whilst to the touch wooden or pass our hands, and what occurs whilst a princess kisses a frog or a boy pulls a sword from a stone, but unfortunately a few of these issues are starting to be forgotten. Legends, myths, and fairy stories: our global is made of the tales we informed ourselves approximately the place we got here from and the way we came. it's the related on Discworld, other than that beings, which in the world are creatures of the mind's eye — like vampires, trolls, witches and, potentially, gods — are actual, alive and, sometimes kicking, at the Disc.
In The Folklore of Discworld, Terry Pratchett groups up with best British folklorist Jacqueline Simpson to take an irreverent but illuminating examine the residing myths and folklore which are mirrored, celebrated and affectionately libelled within the uniquely innovative universe of Discworld.
By John Norman
Doreen Williamson is a quiet, shy librarian on the earth. Like many different younger ladies, she is distrustful of her sights, terrified of males, introverted in demeanour and sexually inhibited. She lives inside a quiet, lonely, dissatisfying, sheltered, annoyed desperation, far-off from her real self, her nature denied, her in basic terms acquaintances books and her mystery ideas. within the cognizance and enactment of a profound delusion, after acute self-conflict, she dares to review a sort of dance during which she is eventually unfastened to maneuver her physique as a feminine, a kind of dance during which she may possibly enjoy her good looks and womanhood, a kind of dance traditionally commanded by means of masters of chosen, compatible slaves: abdominal dance. She needs to then dance, for the 1st time, ahead of males. In doing so, she discovers her personal desirability and that she should be good bid upon.
Rediscover this brilliantly imagined international the place males are masters and girls dwell to serve their each wish.
By Margaret Weis, Tracy Hickman
The battle of Souls
The humans of Krynn have recognized warfare in earlier a while. a few are nonetheless alive who consider the triumph of excellent on the end of the conflict of the Lance. nonetheless extra take into accout the devastation of the Chaos battle, which ended the Fourth Age of the world.
But now a brand new conflict is ready to start, extra bad than any have recognized. This battle is one for the very middle and soul of the realm itself.