By Gail Carson Levine
How can a fairy's blessing be any such curse?
At her delivery, Ella of Frell was once given a silly fairy's gift—the "gift" of obedience. Ella needs to obey any order given to her, no matter if it is hopping on one foot for an afternoon or cutting off her personal head!
But strong-willed Ella doesn't tamely settle for her destiny. She is going on a quest, encountering ogres, giants, depraved stepsisters, fairy godmothers, and good-looking princes, made up our minds to damage the curse—and stay fortunately ever after.
By Victor Milan
The second one installment within the Nobles sequence introduces the adventures of many impressive new characters, who do conflict to the death--and beyond--in the Forgotten nation-states atmosphere. unique. 75,000 first printing.
Lord Scott Oken, a prince of Albion, and Professor-Prince Mikel Mabruke dwell in an international the place the sunlight by no means set at the Egyptian Empire. within the yr 1877 of Our Lord Julius Caesar, Pharaoh Djoser-George governs a sprawling realm that spans Europe, Africa, and lots more and plenty of Asia. while the ecu terrorist Otto von Bismarck touches off a world conspiracy, Scott and Mik are charged with exposing the plot opposed to the Empire.
Their experience takes them from the sands of Memphis to a lush New international, domestic of the Incan Tawantinsuyu, a rival empire around the glittering Atlantic Ocean. Encompassing Quetzal airships, operas, blood sacrifice and excessive international relations, Ramona Wheeler's Three Princes is a richly imagined, cinematic imaginative and prescient of a latest Egyptian Empire.
By Mark T. Barnes
The epic end of the Echoes of Empire trilogy.
Prophecy declared that corrupt flesh presser Corajidin could rule the Shrīanese Federation, even turn into its new Emperor—and sinister magic has helped him defy loss of life as a way to do it. yet his victory isn't guaranteed, because of clashing rival factions that prevent any makes an attempt to unify the kingdom. even though he has taken more and more brutal measures to dispose of all stumbling blocks in his course, the darkish forces aiding him develop dangerously impatient. And the tougher they press, the extra drastic Corajidin’s activities develop into.
Soon, simply his strongest adversaries will stand in his means: Indris, the peerless swordsman and sorcerer who has lengthy fought to finish the Federation’s bloody turmoil; and the warrior-poet Mari, Corajidin’s personal daughter and the lady Indris loves. destiny has torn them aside, forcing them into terrifying own trials. but when Indris can deliver to undergo the devastating wisdom of the Pillars of Sand, and Mari can stand up as a insurgent chief, Corajidin’s enemies will rally—and the decisive conflict for the soul and way forward for the Shrīanese will begin.
This epic story of intrigue, love, and betrayal, painted within the blood of allies and enemies by means of Mark T. Barnes, concludes the Echo of Empire trilogy that begun with The backyard of Stones and The Obsidian Heart.
By Janet Taylor Lisle
Angela and her associates Georgina and Poco are mystified by means of the unusual messages that seem at the mantelpiece in Angels's residence through the evening. they're written on appealing paper in pink ink and signed The Gray-Eyed Faerie. whilst opened, they ship clouds of gold dirt floating into the air. The letters converse of magic and wonders past trust -- and the loneliness of a fairy who longs to speak with people. not anyone will ever think the women until they get a few facts. And whilst the Investigators of the Unknown plan a sleepover tofind out extra, they detect that there quite is magic during this international, and it may possibly contact a person who believes.
By Brian McClellan
Captain Verundish has difficulties. On crusade with the Adran military and much from her native land, she is helpless whilst the younger daughter she left at house is threatened. To make issues worse, normal Tamas has positioned her lover answerable for a Hope’s End—the first cost via a breach directly into enamel of enemy cannon and sorcery. to avoid wasting the folks she loves, Verundish should get a hold of a perilous solution…
Occurs approximately nineteen years prior to Promise of Blood.
By John Patrick Lowrie
What might occur if Odysseus met Captain Ahab within the 40th Century? in basic terms Captain Ahab is a gorgeous girl named metal who owns her personal starship and Odysseus is an unemployed actor named Mohandas who's stuck at the bottom of a backwater moon simply because he will not pay his taxes. Oh, and everybody-well, almost everybody-lives endlessly, did I point out that? and there is a telepathic net that permits the full inhabitants of the galaxy to speak at will or even experience the international from one other person's point of view. Dancing with Eternity is a sprawling galactic odyssey that takes metal, Mo and the workforce of the starship Lightdancer on a massive voyage of experience, self-discovery, and revelation. ... they usually get to visit loads of quite cool planets, too.
By Amanda Hocking
"An notable, captivating tale. . . ravishing and explosive. Wake is awesome!" – Books with Bite
Enter the area of Amanda Hocking's Watersong, a spot of breathtaking attractiveness, immortal power―and terrifying secrets.
Gemma Fisher turns out to have it all―she's carefree, beautiful, and falling in love with Alex, the boy round the corner. he is consistently been only a buddy, yet this summer season they have taken their courting to the following point, and now she's falling more durable for him on a daily basis. yet Gemma does not be aware of that her traditional lifestyles is set to alter forever.
Penn, Lexi and Thea are strangers on the town for the summer―and they have been staring at her. 3 sisters with mysterious powers, they invite Gemma to hitch their particular circle, and it alterations her in methods she by no means imagined. all at once she's enhanced, swifter, and extra attractive than ever. yet her new powers include a terrifying fee. And as she uncovers the reality, she's is compelled to choose from staying with these she loves―or getting into a brand new global brimming with darkish hungers and incredible secrets.
By John A. Flanagan
Will is small for his age, yet quick and quick-witted. He has constantly desired to turn into an outstanding knight, so he's devastated whilst he's as a substitute apprenticed to Halt, the mysterious Ranger whose uncanny skill to maneuver unseen is believed to be the results of black magic. yet Will is set to discover extra pleasure and event than he can have dreamed of while he's despatched on missions whose good fortune or failure may perhaps have an effect on the destiny of the dominion. Is the legend actual that claims the terrifying Kalkara can kill with one look? And why are the villages and mines of within sight Celtica silent? There can basically be one resolution. Morgarath is at the move... learn the total tale of ways Will and his neighbors from citadel Redmont conflict the evil warlord Morgarath during this particular one-volume version of THE RUINS OF GORLAN and THE BURNING BRIDGE.