Marlfox: A Tale from Redwall

By Brian Jacques

A villainous new presence is aprowl in Mossflower Woods-the Marlfoxes. Stealthy and mysterious, they're out to plunder and damage every little thing of their course. And after they succeed in Redwall Abbey, they ruthlessly thieve the main necessary treasure of all-the tapestry of Martin the Warrior. It takes Dann Reguba and music Swifteye, youngsters of warrior squirrels, to stick to of their fathers' heroic footsteps. including the younger shrew Dippler, and Burble the courageous watervole, they embark upon the possible most unlikely quest. . . .

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Hard Road

By Terry McDonald

Commute the challenging highway and adventure the motion and experience in the pages. Revised and edited 2/8/2015

Language, grownup events, violence.

A prequelto this novel is out there on Amazon. 'The computer: Prelude to tough Road'

A put up Apocalyptic Tale.In the yr, 2017 an outbreak decimates the worldwide human inhabitants with a survival cost of just one in 600. One state after one other is

infected and accusations of bio-terrorism bring about nuclear struggle. The Western Hemisphere is spared from any nukes yet finally the plague arrives within the united states leaving just a part million alive. A three-year nuclear wintry weather kills much more. Social constitution is nonexistent and anarchy is prevalent.

It is during this global that Jake Markett needs to trip to a safe haven in South Georgia, a bastion of desire and protection for the few survivors who make it there.

Walking down a rural highway within the publish apocalyptic global of 2026, Jake Markett hears the sound of youngsters screaming in terror and is going to their reduction. From that second, he and the 3 black kids he rescues are on a deadly trip to a spot of sanctuary.

Their direction is hindered through the arriving of a paramilitary gang led via John Saint. they must struggle each inch of ways to the power a bit lady nicknames, Heaven.

As they trip, they rescue others from Saint's males. Jake falls in love with one

of the ladies he saves. this can be a tale of survival and what it potential to be human.

There is a technology Fiction thread woven throughout the pages that's necessary to the plot yet isn't the dominate theme.

This novel includes picture language / violence and motion Packed Excitement.

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Mockingjay (The Hunger Games)

By Suzanne Collins

The 3rd ebook in Suzanne Collins's extra special and around the globe bestselling starvation video games trilogy is now to be had in paperback.

"My identify is Katniss Everdeen. Why am I now not lifeless? I may be dead."

Katniss Everdeen, lady on fireplace, has survived, even supposing her domestic has been destroyed. There are rebels. There are new leaders. A revolution is unfolding.

District thirteen has pop out of the shadows and is plotting to overthrow the Capitol. even though she's lengthy been part of the revolution, Katniss hasn't recognized it. Now apparently every body has had a hand within the rigorously laid plans yet her.

The luck of the uprising hinges on Katniss's willingness to be a pawn, to simply accept accountability for numerous lives, and to alter the process the way forward for Panem. to do that, she needs to set aside her emotions of anger and mistrust. She needs to turn into the rebels' Mockingjay - it doesn't matter what the cost.

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The Atlantis Plague: A Thriller (The Origin Mystery, Book 2)

By A.G. Riddle

The Atlantis Plague is the second one ebook in The foundation Mystery, the blockbuster trilogy that has bought 1000000 copies within the US, is being translated into eighteen languages, and is in improvement to be an immense movement picture.
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A PANDEMIC 70,000 YEARS within the MAKING...
WILL swap HUMANITY...
FOREVER.

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In Marbella, Spain, Dr. Kate Warner awakens to a frightening truth: the human race stands near to extinction. a virulent disease not like any ahead of it has swept the globe. approximately one thousand million everyone is dead--and these the Atlantis Plague does not kill, it transforms on the genetic point. a couple of quickly evolve. the rest devolve.

As the area slips into chaos, radical strategies emerge. Industrialized countries supply a miracle drug, Orchid, which they mass produce and distribute to refugee camps worldwide. yet Orchid is purely how to purchase time. It treats the indicators of the plague yet by no means treatments the disease.

Immari foreign deals a special strategy: do not anything. allow the plague run its direction. The Immari envision a global populated by way of the genetically improved survivors--a new human race, able to satisfy its destiny.

With regulate of the realm inhabitants placing within the stability, the Orchid Alliance and the Immari descend into open struggle. Now humanity's final wish is to discover a therapy, and Kate by myself holds the main to unraveling the secret surrounding the Atlantis Plague. the reply may perhaps lie in realizing pivotal occasions in human history--events whilst the human genome mysteriously replaced. Kate's trip takes her around the barren wastelands of Europe and northerly Africa, yet it really is her study into the earlier that takes her the place she by no means anticipated to move. She quickly discovers that the heritage of human evolution isn't what it seems--and surroundings it correct could require a sacrifice she by no means imagined.
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"The human race needs to stay as one. All different roads bring about ruin."
- The Orchid Alliance

"Evolution is inevitable. simply fools struggle fate."
- Immari International
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ABOUT:
THE ATLANTIS PLAGUE is a narrative of human survival and perseverance within the face of extinction. This worldwide experience takes readers again into the realm of The beginning Mystery, which all started with A.G. Riddle's debut sci-fi mystery, THE ATLANTIS GENE. THE ATLANTIS PLAGUE grants a similar type of little-known technological know-how and historical past readers applauded in THE ATLANTIS GENE and deepens the middle secret many cannot cease speaking approximately. The sequence is presently in improvement at CBS movies to be an important movement picture.

All 3 books within the trilogy are actually available:
booklet 1: The Atlantis Gene -- amazon.com/dp/1940026016
publication 2: The Atlantis Plague -- amazon.com/dp/1940026032
ebook three: The Atlantis global -- amazon.com/dp/1940026067

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The Way of the Samurai (Geronimo Stilton, No. 49)

By Geronimo Stilton

Each Geronimo e-book is fast paced, with full of life full-color artwork and a different structure young ones 7-10 will love.

When Wild Willie confirmed up at my door and invited me to commute with him to Japan, I jumped on the probability. We have been looking for an old, mythical samurai scroll that holds the key to a long-lost scuffling with procedure. The scroll had fallen into the incorrect fingers, and it was once as much as me and Wild Willie to trace it down and retailer the day. yet first, we'd need to struggle a gaggle of proficient ninjas. Holey cheese -- this could be one experience i'd by no means forget!

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The Last Gentleman Adventurer: Coming of Age in the Arctic

By Edward Beauclerk Maurice

At 16, Edward Beauclerk Maurice abruptly signed up with the Hudson's Bay corporation -- the corporate of Gentleman Adventurers -- and ended up at an remoted buying and selling put up within the Canadian Arctic, the place there has been no verbal exchange with the surface global and just one send arrived every year. yet he used to be now not by myself. The Inuit those that traded there taught him the right way to song polar bears, construct igloos, and continue to exist ferocious iciness storms. He realized their language and have become thoroughly immersed of their tradition, incomes the identify Issumatak, that means “he who thinks.”

In The final Gentleman Adventurer, Edward Beauclerk Maurice relates his tale of coming of age within the Arctic and transports the reader to a time and a life-style now misplaced forever.

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Dangerous Work: Diary of an Arctic Adventure

By Arthur Conan Doyle

In 1880 a tender scientific scholar named Arthur Conan Doyle embarked upon the “first actual striking experience” of his existence, taking a berth as ship’s doctor on an Arctic whaler, the Hope. The voyage took him to unknown areas, showered him with dramatic and unforeseen stories, and plunged him into risky paintings at the ice floes of the Arctic seas. He demonstrated himself, overcame the hardships, and, as he wrote later, “came of age at eighty levels north latitude.”

Conan Doyle’s time within the Arctic supplied strong gas for his becoming objectives as a author. With a ghost tale set within the Arctic wastes that he wrote almost immediately after his go back, he proven himself as a promising younger author. A next journal article laying out attainable routes to the North Pole gained him the consideration of Arctic explorers. And he might name upon his shipboard studies repeatedly within the adventures of Sherlock Holmes, who was once brought in 1887’s A examine in Scarlet.
 
Out of sight for greater than a century was once a diary that Conan Doyle saved whereas aboard the whaler. Dangerous paintings: Diary of an Arctic experience makes this account to be had for the 1st time in a gorgeous facsimile variation that reproduces Conan Doyle’s computer pages in his personal based hand, followed by means of his copious illustrations. With humor and charm, Conan Doyle offers a vibrant account of a long-vanished lifestyle at sea. His cautious detailing of the adventure of arctic whaling is equivalent components interesting and alarming, revealing the darkish workings of the later days of the British whaling undefined. as well as the facsimile and annotated transcript of the diary, the quantity includes images of the Hope, its captain, and a tender Conan Doyle on deck with its officials; nonfiction items through Doyle approximately his reports; and of his stories encouraged by way of the journey.
 
To the tip of his lifestyles, Conan Doyle might glance again in this event with awe: “You stand at the very breaking point of the unknown,” he declared, “and each duck that you simply shoot bears pebbles in its gizzard which come from a land which the maps be aware of now not. It used to be a wierd and interesting bankruptcy of my life.” basically now can the legion of Conan Doyle fanatics learn and revel in that chapter.

A particular restricted, numbered version of the clothbound booklet can be on hand. additionally, a text-only book variation is published as Dangerous paintings: Diary of an Arctic event, Text-only Edition.

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A Dream in Polar Fog

A Dream in Polar Fog is instantly a cross-cultural trip, an ethnographic chronicle of the folks of Chukotka, and a politically and emotionally charged experience tale. it's the tale of John MacLennan, a Canadian sailor who's left at the back of by way of his send, stranded at the northeastern tip of Siberia and the tale of the Chukchi group that adopts this wounded stranger and teaches him to dwell as a real man or woman. through the years, John involves understand his new partners as a true those who percentage the simplest and worst of human qualities together with his personal type. Tragedy moves, and wounds are healed with compassion and honesty as tensions upward thrust and fall. Rytkheu’s empathy, humor, and provocative voice advisor us around the exceptional panorama of the North and exhibit all of the complexity and sweetness of a vanishing international.

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Sunrise Alley

By Catherine Asaro

She used to be working from a ruthless legal followed by way of somebody greater than human...When the shipwrecked stranger washed up, approximately drowned, at the seashore close to examine scientist Samantha Brytons domestic, she was once unaware that he was once whatever greater than human: an test performed through Charon, a infamous felony and practitioner of unlawful robotics and android study. the fellow acknowledged his identify used to be Turner Pascalbut Pascal was once lifeless, killed in a motor vehicle spoil. Then she chanced on that Charon used to be experimenting with copying the minds of people into android brains, implanted in human our bodies to flee detection, making plans to make his personal military of slaves that might stick with his orders with no query. Samantha and Turner speedy chanced on themselves at the run around the nation, pursued by means of the main ruthless felony of the twenty-first century. In desperation, Samantha determined to hunt support from dawn Alley, an underground association of AIs that had long past rogue. yet those cybernetic outlaws have been rumored to have their very own hidden time table, no longer unavoidably congruent with humanitys welfare, and Samantha feared that her simply desire might turn out forlorn...

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The Cabinet of Curiosities

By Paul Dowswell

When Lukas Declercq is orphaned, his uncle summons him to Prague, a shelter for Europe's maximum alchemists and ordinary philosophers. Uncle Anselmus is courtroom health professional to Rudolph II, the reclusive and risky emperor. he's additionally curator of Rudolph's weird and wonderful cupboard of Curiosities, a chain of gigantic rooms filled with wonders and clinical marvels. As Rudolph retreats additional into his fable international, the specter of uprising hangs within the air. Dorantes, a diplomat from Spain, comes together with his daughter, Celestina, on a venture from Philip II to cajole Rudolph to renounce his heretical methods. quickly Lukas discovers the negative fact at the back of Dorantes's undertaking. yet sinister forces have plans for Lukas too, and sooner than he can thwart the plot opposed to the emperor, Lukas needs to gamble on Celestina's loyalty with a purpose to shop his personal life.

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