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Rebellion's Fury (Flames of Rebellion) by Jay Allan

By Jay Allan

The conflict for freedom all started in Flames of Rebellion maintains during this action-packed army technology fiction story from the writer of the red Worlds and much Stars Confederation series.

Damian Ward inspiration he used to be performed combating. however the retired veteran and battle hero is now prime the revolution opposed to the oppressive Federal America—a bloody conflict for the way forward for his followed planet that would price courageous insurgent lives. yet failure capacity dwelling less than the yoke of tyranny—a rate Ward and the folks of Haven refuse to pay.

Federal the US can't let Haven to wreck away. If uprising is profitable on one colony, it is going to unfold, and threaten the circulate of wealth and uncooked fabrics the govt wishes. With its stronger troops and weaponry, it is going to weigh down the traitorous uprising, and continue the empire’s status and power.

The colonists have gained the 1st conflict, and pushed the govt forces from the planet. however the Federals are in no way defeated. For simply months after the brutal Colonel Semmes and his defeated troops go back to Earth, a brand new strength is accumulating, better, better-equipped, and augmented with entrance line devices, veterans of the final warfare, able to take again the planet and finish the specter of uprising as soon as and for all.

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The Kennedy Curse by Gary Cahill,Milo James Fowler,Tim Lieder,Terrence

By Gary Cahill,Milo James Fowler,Tim Lieder,Terrence McCauley,James Penha,Tony Laplume,Terrie Leigh Relf,Anna Sykora,Harri B. Cradoc,Bill Olver

Cholera. aircraft Crashes. Assassinations. Lobotomies. Crib demise. Suicide. intercourse dependancy. Miscarriages. psychological disease. Drug Abuse. automobile Wrecks. melanoma. With a family members background like that, you would imagine they have been cursed.

The American Camelot meets Grand Guignol within the Kennedy Curse, the newest anthology from the publishers of massive Pulp journal!

Featuring fiction and poems through Nick Andreychuk, R.H. Blackburn, Patricia Bruce, Gary Cahill, Harri B. Cradoc, Jarrid Deaton, Liz Dolan, Milo James Fowler, Raymond Gallucci, A.A. Garrison, Walter Giersbach, John gray, Atar Hadari, John Hayes, L.L. Hill, Jack Horne, Tony Laplume, Tim Lieder, Paul Lorello, Zoe McAuley, Terrence McCauley, James Penha, Terrie Leigh Relf, James Frederick William Rowe, E.F. Schraeder, Mike Sharlow, R.J. Spears, Anna Sykora, and Sarah Delap U.

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The Other Hotel by William Shagbark Hubbell

By William Shagbark Hubbell

the opposite inn is another truth novel set at the Gulf of Mexico within the yr 2032. It follows the lifetime of a guy who inherits a 4 tale lodge. He additionally has a buggy he invented that cleans shores. at some point a seashore he was once imagined to fresh turned homosexual merely. this can be the tale of what occurred next.

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The Nightstalker Saga: Origins by Abe Winterscheidt

By Abe Winterscheidt

Mark grew up along with his brother, invoice, within the village orphanage whilst he used to be known as to the Temple.
The first booklet within the Epic Fantasy-Alternate heritage sequence that's the Nightstalker Saga, Mark Williamson reveals himself immersed within the fact at the back of the Universe, however it is as much as him to put it aside. The foretold selected One, Mark needs to discover ways to care for his newfound powers with the intention to defeat The Ancestor and convey the nation-states again to reserve below their writer.

Abe Winterscheidt creates a distinct, huge universe and lore in his first delve into Epic fable. robust, compelling, and expansive, The Nightstalker Saga: Origins introduces the reader right into a international set to develop into the subsequent center Earth.

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Sissi a Miramar (Italian Edition) by Alessandro Fullin

By Alessandro Fullin

L’Imperatrice Sissi è stata uccisa a Ginevra nel 1898? Questo cube l. a. Storia. Nel romanzo di Alessandro Fullin invece l. a. sovrana si rifugia nel castello di Miramare dove persuade una riluttante Carlotta del Belgio advert ospitarla celandone los angeles reale identità. Soccorsa dal devoto dottor Mayer e dalla fidata Ottilia, Sissi si ambienta benissimo nella sua nuova dimora fino al giorno in cui incontrerà il patriota Guglielmo Oberdan: l’Imperatrice sarà di nuovo in pericolo di morte o verrà travolta da una fatale passione?
“Sissi a Miramar” è una divertente Operetta senza Musica, una commedia in dialetto triestino, un libro esilarante e irriverente che fa rivivere i Miti di ieri e di oggi del capoluogo giuliano.

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Scroll of Naska, Sojourn in Egypt by Martin Shapiro

By Martin Shapiro

A story of Intrigue and event in Biblical Times

The Scroll was once came upon in southern Iraq (ancient Sumer) through Col. Reginald Barry II in the course of Operation barren region typhoon in 1991 and was once clandestinely dropped at Oxford college in England to be translated and released. Col Barry, in civilian lifestyles was once an accessory Professor of Semitic languages at Oxford. while released in 1997, The Scroll turned an speedy sensation, yet created an immense firestorm of controversy as new info got here forth from unforeseen quarters.

Narrated by means of Naska, Scroll of Naska breathes new existence right into a well-worn story, removal Joseph from biblical context to create an fascinating and dynamic personality. Novelist Martin Shapiro has woven an enthralling tale of romance, love, jealousy, greed, anger, revenge, or even homicide. Readers may be drawn deep into the lives of Shapiro’s forged of characters during this 4 ebook sequence. Naska’s story is certainly an epic, an old tale within which modern readers will face the undying fact of the human center and experience.

On his deathbed, the previous testomony patriarch Jacob extracts a promise from Naska, a Midianite dealer from Damascus to create a written list of his existence one of the Hebrews and his friendship with Jacob’s son Joseph. Naska complies dictating this prebiblical textual content to 3 Sumerian scribes, and what unfolds is a very revealing novel of existence in the course of biblical Joseph, transcribed a couple of thousand years earlier than the Bible was once devoted to parchment.

It was once Naska who bought the boy within the wasteland of Canaan while his ten brothers, jealous of Joseph’s position as their father’s favourite son, offered him into slavery. yet they stored the coat of many colours. In spite the inequality in their stations, the 2 males improve a grudging mutual recognize and, ultimately, develop into associates. In Luxor, the place Naska is constructing an incredible farm on Temple lands, he and Joseph face a chain of demanding situations and temptations that would attempt their religion and their friendship. choked with romance, love, jealousy, greed, hate, anger, revenge or even homicide, this richly specified account of lifestyles in biblical instances unearths the timelessness of the human middle and adventure.
This episode opens as Naska (now forty eight years) and Joseph (now 22 years) confess to one another their wish to do an outrageous act! each one persuades the opposite to attend, so another answer are available. The occasions that Joseph encounters in Torah, The previous testomony, ensue the following too, yet now not inevitably, because the bible could have you ever think. possibly Joseph used to be now not the “choirboy” the bible makes him out to be. The plots and subplots paintings good, offering an engrossing tale. The fiction and bible tale healthy jointly seamlessly. a few intercourse and violence is image, however the grownup reader, at the present time, should still take it in stride.
If you recognize not anything or simply a section, or extra concerning the Joseph tale within the previous testomony, you could really get pleasure from this booklet. but when you think that the Bible is the sacred be aware of G-d, you'll condemn that writer as a heretic and a blasphemer! This later workforce in herewith warned. might be Novelist Shapiro hoped to be banned in Boston! This exciting event is suggested to all. it's a great learn; a certain five famous person Series!

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Amos del Trópico (Spanish Edition) by Otto Wolf

By Otto Wolf

Oigan todos l. a. historia de una fruta que crece allá en los trópicos! Es una fruta que cuando verde tiene el colour del dólar y que, al madurar, adquiere el dorado del oro.
Oigan todos l. a. historia de un grupo de aventureros que fueron en busca de fortuna. . . y l. a. encontraron!
En su camino enamoraron mujeres, mataron hombres, derribaron gobiernos y crearon una empresa cuyo poder llegó a sentirse en todos los confines del planeta.
Oigan todos l. a. historia de Los Amos el Trópico!
Otto Martin Wolf nos lleva a una aventura tan ardiente como los trópicos, en una saga que se extiende por más de a hundred and fifty años.
"Es una fruta generosa, que te hará rico si l. a. amas y tienes suerte, pero si vienes sólo en busca de fortuna y poder, nada más encontrarás tu ruina y perdición".

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An Excess Male: A Novel by Maggie Shen King

By Maggie Shen King

From debut writer Maggie Shen King, An extra Male is the chilling dystopian story of politics, inequality, marriage, love, and uprising, set in a near-future China, that additional explores the topics of the classics The Handmaid's Tale and When She Woke.

Under the single baby coverage, each person plotted to have a son.

Now forty million of them cannot locate wives. 

China’s One baby coverage and its cultural choice for male heirs have created a society overrun by means of forty million unmarriageable males. through the 12 months 2030, greater than twenty-five percentage of fellows of their past due thirties don't have a relatives in their personal. An extra Male is one such leftover man’s quest for romance and relations lower than a nation that seeks to glorify its previous errors and impose order via authoritarian measures, reinvigorated Communist beliefs, and social engineering.

Wei-guo holds quick to the assumption that so long as he keeps to enhance himself, his small enterprise, and in flip, his state, his likelihood at love will come. He eventually saves up the dowry required to go into matchmaking talks on the lowest rung as a 3rd husband—the greatest allowed via legislations. just a unmarried family—one harboring an unlawful spouse—shows curiosity, but with May-ling and her husbands, Wei-guo feels obvious, heard, and hooked up to love by no means earlier than. yet every body and everything—walls, streetlights, rubbish cans—are listening, and males, extra or now not, are dispensable to the country. Wei-guo needs to achieve a brand new knowing of patriotism and try out the boundaries of his love and his get to the bottom of as a way to retailer himself and this relations he has come to carry dear.

In Maggie Shen King’s startling and gorgeous debut, An extra Male looks to discover the intersection of marriage, kinfolk, gender, and kingdom in an all-too-plausible future.

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Journal d'un nageur de l'ère post-Trump (French Edition) by Olivier Silberzahn

By Olivier Silberzahn

Oeuvre de politique-fiction cyber-politico-natatoire, magazine d’un nageur de l’ère post-Trump met en scène le scénario disaster économique et social des années 2017-2025 qui pourrait débuter ainsi : Marine Le Pen vient d’être élue
Présidente. through net, chacun reçoit son details de sa bulle et los angeles personnalisation extrême des contenus signe los angeles fin
de tout consensus attainable. Dans une société post-factuelle soumise à l’influence sans limite des réseaux sociaux, l. a. vague
populiste déferle sur notre monde, désormais dirigé par Trump, Poutine, Erdogan, Marine Le Pen… et autres leaders à distinctiveness poigne. Sous l’autorité de ces nouveaux dirigeants, l. a. démondialisation, déjà entamée en 2015, s’accélère, et entraîne notre monde dans une spirale infernale, dont peu avaient prédit les conséquences. Les murs s’érigent aux frontières, los angeles France abandonne l’euro et est frappée par une imprecise d’attentats sans précédent, l’Europe se disloque, le réchauffement climatique s’accélère, l’énergie se fait infrequent et les villes sont de plus en plus dangereuses.
Est-ce l. a. fin de l’humanité qui s’annonce ? Quoi qu’il en soit, imperturbable, le nageur proceed de nager. Sauvera-t-il le
monde ?

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