Download E-books Five's Betrayal (Lorien Legacies: The Lost Files Series, Book 9) PDF

By Pittacus Lore

During this explosive one-hundred-page prequel better half novella to the New York Times bestselling i'm quantity 4 sequence, discover the reality in the back of quantity Five's unknown heritage with the Mogadorians.

This sequel to I Am quantity 4: The misplaced records: Five's Legacy unearths quantity Five getting into the ranks of the Mogadorian military. The Mogs have confident him that they are going to be the victor of their conflict for Earth, and 5 makes a decision he might otherwise be at the successful facet. understanding that the one factor that issues is his survival, 5 allies himself with the sworn enemies of the Lorien and pledges to assist the Mogs take down the very humans he used to be intended to guard. Is he too a ways long gone to be stored? detect how 5 grew to become one in every of Earth's and Lorien's most deadly adversaries and choose for yourself.

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Download E-books The Murder of Halland PDF

By Pia Juul

When Halland is located murdered nearly correct outdoors his door, his widow, Bess, is naturally the best suspect. She isn't really frightened approximately that, even though, yet in regards to the daughter she deserted years in the past. because the police examine, the marginally cantankerous Bess in its place follows a path of her personal regrets and misapprehensions.

Atmospheric and haunted by way of the uncanny, The homicide of Halland is something yet your regular whodunnit. It gained Denmark's most crucial literary prize, Den Danske Banks Litteraturpris, and its English translation was once longlisted for the IMPAC Dublin Prize.

Pia Juul has released 5 books of poetry, brief tale collections and novels.

Martin Aitken is a translator dwelling in rural Denmark.

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Download E-books Five's Legacy (Lorien Legacies: The Lost Files, Book 7) PDF

By Pittacus Lore

During this interesting seventy-five-page prequel significant other novella to the New York occasions bestselling i'm quantity 4 sequence, observe the genuine origins of the traitorous quantity 5. ahead of allying himself with the Mogadorians, earlier than infiltrating the Garde, ahead of committing the final word betrayal, 5 used to be in hiding like the others. but if his Cêpan dies, 5 is compelled to outlive on his personal. wanting to ultimately event the realm he was once consistently stored except, 5 quickly will get concerned with the incorrect form of people--the Mogadorians. In Five's Legacy see how one among Lorien's final hopes for survival grew to become considered one of its most deadly adversaries.

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Download E-books Goose of Hermogenes PDF

By Ithell Colquhoun

The heroine of this tale (described simply as "I") is pressured to go to a mysterious uncle who seems to be a black magician who lords over one of those Prospero's Island that exists out of time and house. Startled by way of his strange habit and strange nocturnal pursuits, she ultimately learns that he's trying to find the philosopher's stone. while his sinister attentions fall upon the important jewel heirloom in her ownership, bewilderment becomes stark terror and she or he realizes she needs to have the option off the island. An esoteric dreamworld delusion composed of uncorrelated scenes and imagery in general derived from medieval occult assets, Goose of Hermogenes will be defined as a gothic novel, an occult picaresque, or a surrealist myth. despite the fact that one desires to procedure this imprecise story, it continues to be this present day as vividly unforgettable and worrying as whilst it was once first released through Peter Owen in 1961.

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Download E-books Chasing the King of Hearts PDF

The the world over acclaimed Polish bestseller concerning the Holocaust, now for the 1st time in English. A amazing precise tale of affection and survival. The Warsaw Ghetto 1942: while Izolda's husband, Shayek, is imprisoned, she units out to unencumber him. she alters her identify, her hair, her faith. ultimately she is captured and deported to Auschwitz. yet even there, she trusts that her love will shop them either. ------ Why Peirene selected to put up this ebook: 'This is a gorgeous love tale but additionally a big account of 1 woman's quest to be heard. informed with unbelievable simplicity, the publication recreates the Holocaust no longer as an ancient occasion yet as a terrifying, shared, adventure. i'm surprised - and honoured - that it used to be left to Peirene to submit this ebook for the 1st time in English.' Meike Ziervogel, writer

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Download E-books Alien Velocity PDF

Charlie Thorpe-Campbell is the best RAMrunner the realm has ever noticeable - and he is aware it. at the verge of retirement from the game, he's protecting his name as champion of the yearly orbital race one ultimate time whilst he is abruptly hurtling away into deep area.

Charlie's unscheduled voyage via a wormhole ends with a crashlanding on a most unique planet, with rankings of spacecraft from all corners of the universe in orbit. looking support, he heads towards what seems to be civilization, ignorant of the horrors awaiting him there....

Once contained in the nice, orbcovered urban, Charlie is thrust into intergalactic festival via a bloodthirsty alien race. whilst he discovers he can use his designated talents to avoid wasting not just himself, however the whole galaxy, will he stand up to the problem - or run from it?

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Download E-books The Devil PDF

It's not recognized that "The satan" is a semi-autobiographical paintings, in line with an episode of sexual temptation Tolstoy skilled in the direction of a tender girl named Domna in 1880. totally conscious of the implications watching for him should still he act on his impulses, Tolstoy resisted, discovering emotional solace within the confidences of neighbors. Years after, while the risk used to be lengthy over, he wrote an entire account of the incident to a pal; this ended in his penning this tale, "The Devil." Tolstoy had imagined the implications that will have resulted from his performing on his temptation, and used that as concept for the tale. the traditional conceptions of the flesh as opposed to the spirit, and ladies because the devil's brokers are delivered to fruition the following. Written in 1889, this tale used to be no longer released till 1911, the yr following Tolstoy's demise. because of its posthumous booklet, it's unknown which the the 2 endings Tolstoy might have followed for its ultimate variation.

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Download E-books Angels & Insects: Two Novellas PDF

By A.S. Byatt

In those breathtaking novellas, A.S. Byatt returns to the territory she explored in Possession: the panorama of Victorian England, the place technological know-how and spiritualism are either well known manias, and family decorum coexists with brutality and perversion. Angels and Insects is "delicate and hopefully ironic.... Byatt completely blends laughter and sympathy [with] awesome sensuality" (San Francisco Examiner).

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