Wander Dust (Volume 1) by Michelle Warren

By Michelle Warren

Ever considering that her 16th birthday, unusual issues retain occurring to Seraphina Parrish. the woman in Black… burns Sera’s thoughts. Unexplainable Premonitions… catapult her to different towns. The Grungy Gang… desires to kill her. And a gorgeous, mysterious boy… stalks her. but if Sera strikes to Chicago, and her aunt unearths their family members connection to a centuries outdated, mystery society, she is instantly thrust into an implausible fable international, major her on a quest to solve the mysteries that plague her. finally, their meanings crash into an epic fight of loyalty and betrayal, and she’ll be compelled to choose from the boy who has stolen her middle and the article she wishes so much. Wander airborne dirt and dust is the breathtaking myth that would catapult you thru a narrative of time and love.

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Epic and History (Ancient World) by David Konstan, Kurt A. Raaflaub

By David Konstan, Kurt A. Raaflaub

With contributions from major students, it is a targeted cross-cultural comparability of ancient epics throughout a variety of cultures and time sessions, which offers the most important insights into how historical past is taken care of in narrative poetry.

  • The first ebook to realize new insights into the subject of ‘epic and background’ via in-depth cross-cultural comparisons
  • Covers epic traditions around the globe and throughout a variety of time periods
  • Brings jointly major experts within the box, and is edited through the world over appeared scholars
  • An very important reference for students and scholars attracted to background and literature throughout a large diversity of disciplines

 

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The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri, Visit Amazon's Clive James Page, search

By Dante Alighieri, Visit Amazon's Clive James Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Clive James,

“Under James’s uncanny contact, seven lengthy centuries drop away, and the nice poem is startlingly clean and new.”―Stephen Greenblatt

The Divine Comedy is the precursor of contemporary literature, and Clive James’s translation―decades within the making―gives us the whole epic as a unmarried, coherent, and compulsively readable lyric poem. For the 1st time ever in an English translation, James makes the daring selection of switching from the terza rima composition of the unique Italian―a degree that traces in English―to the quatrain. the result's “rhymed English stanzas that express the track of Dante’s triple rhymes” (Edward Mendelson). James’s translation reproduces an identical tremendous momentum of the unique Italian that propels the reader alongside the pilgrim’s direction from Hell to Heaven, from melancholy to revelation.

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Delver Magic Book III: Balance of Fate by Jeff Inlo

By Jeff Inlo

Ryson Acumen unearths that his time of provider to the folks of Uton isn't but entire. including Holli Brances and Lief Woodson, they need to interact once again to finish a growing to be possibility and to fulfill their very own indisputable destinies. Their reason isn't really with out loss or sacrifice as they fight to conflict gruesome forces of malevolence. lower than the conniving assistance of the serp Sazar, legions of darkish creatures upward push out of darkish Spruce woodland and the serp turns his lustful eyes eastward. concentrating on the outposts and farmlands surrounding Connel, Sazar types a dismal military to overcome the human city.

Even as Ryson and his elf neighbors fight opposed to such foes, they give the impression of being to the robust wizard Enin for reduction, however the spell caster is still withdrawn from approximately each conflict. it really is inside him to decimate the full horde, however the results of such meant activities hassle Enin's very soul. An realizing of stability has taught the wizard greater than warning; it has led him to the presence of a being of equivalent strength, yet a creature with intentions of malice. Enin's unwillingness to intervene within the offerings of people is born of the idea that he needs to enable all these round him to hunt their very own direction in addition to their very own final destiny.

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The Ghost King: Transitions, Book III by R.A. Salvatore

By R.A. Salvatore

Do not leave out the gripping end to Salvatore's New York Times best-selling Transitions trilogy!

When the Spellplague ravages Faerûn, Drizzt and his partners are stuck within the chaos. looking for the aid of the priest Cadderly–the hero of the lately reissued sequence The Cleric Quintet–Drizzt unearths himself dealing with his strongest and elusive foe, the twisted Crenshinibon, the demonic crystal shard he believed were destroyed years ago.

From the Hardcover edition.

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The Gold Covenant by Roberta Clark

By Roberta Clark

Journalist Katherine Nikulasson's father, Gustav, famous historian and archaeologist, has been killed in a airplane crash. a few of his papers, now lacking, lead Katherine to question the veracity of the twist of fate record, and the loyalty of her father's longtime pal, Sheppard Wilde. A look for the reality takes Katherine to Wilde's property in England the place she uncovers a conspiracy that shakes her to the middle. Unaware she has now turn into a pawn in that conspiracy, an unwitting Katherine is abducted through Enrique Quisette, chief of an paintings smuggling syndicate, a guy who will wreck someone who stands within the manner of what he desires. Wilde is aware what Quisette wishes. And he is familiar with he needs to locate Katherine ahead of she's of no extra use to Quisette. utilizing each source, from the luxurious underworld of smuggling to the dirty again streets of Athens, Wilde starts off a race opposed to time. it isn't his basically problem. for 3 strong humans, every one risking his existence, as soon as signed a unprecedented contract. Its motive: defend the historical past of an old humans, one of many world's richest last treasures. Now Wilde mustn't ever in simple terms rescue Katherine, yet uphold the key he has sworn to guard in.

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Malice by Robert K. Tanenbaum

By Robert K. Tanenbaum

Bestselling writer Robert ok. Tanenbaum pens his such a lot suspenseful novel but -- sending Butch Karp and Marlene Ciampi on an research full of twists and turns, gripping court docket motion, and a terrifying homicide plot. taking up a shadowy terrorist cartel, manhattan DA Butch Karp struggles to discover these accountable for making plans the murders of blameless schoolchildren. in the meantime, he also needs to commute to Idaho to assist his university roommate's more youthful brother, who has been unfairly suspended as a school baseball trainer. becoming a member of her husband in Idaho, Marlene Ciampi quickly befriends a Basque sheepherder who's trying to find his daughter, whose disappearance might be on the topic of Karp's case. And if that wasn't adequate, the couple's daughter, Lucy, is furiously operating to unmask an assassination try deliberate to take place within the middle of new york -- a traitor's plot to additional empower an evil felony empire.

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