Category: Historical Fantasy

Victorian Fantasy - De velours et d'acier (ROMANS) (French by Georgia Caldera PDF

By Georgia Caldera

L’amour suffira-t-il face au poids du destin ?
Dans les bas-fonds de Néo-Londonia, Léopoldine se bat depuis des années pour survivre. Lorsque le groupe auquel elle appartient maltraite un enfant, elle décide de se rebeller, quitte à affronter l. a. colère de los angeles Guilde des Voleurs. Dorénavant, elle ne laissera plus rien ni personne lui barrer los angeles course.
Augustin, lui, a toujours malesé une life fastueuse et insouciante, résigné à subir en parallèle l’écrasante emprise de sa mère, l. a. reine Victoria au règne sans fin. Mais il tombe de haut quand, pour l. a. première fois, il refuse de se conformer à ses plans aussi tortueux que mystérieux. vehicle, s’il est un prince dont los angeles fonction n’est que titre, c’est lui. Le jeune homme devra résister et fuir pour s’affranchir du joug de l. a. souveraine et embrasser sa destinée.
Une rencontre qui pourrait bien tout bouleverser… mais l. a. liberté ne s’obtient jamais sans sacrifice.

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Download e-book for iPad: A Fair Field by Edward Brockert

By Edward Brockert

have you ever had a dream the place you're on a quest?

A reasonable box is the six hundred yr outdated story of a guy who fell into sleep whereas resting via the part of a flow and dreamt of a quest bidden via a stunning girl from a castle.
The guy believes that fact is a treasure and desired to research extra approximately it. the woman from the fortress advised him to go looking for Do~Well and research extra from him. Now his experience begins.
Will he be capable to locate somebody who can educate him extra? what is going to you discover alongside the way?

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Download PDF by R Grey: The Meissner Effect: The Adventure Begins

By R Grey

The usa is in a country of turmoil. Politics, greed, and dishonesty rule the govt and society. just a couple of high-ranked officers attain the rewards, and they’ll do whatever to prevent an individual who threatens their rule.

US Senator Gregory Welsh proposes a invoice selling the Meissner influence, a phenomenon the place a coherent kingdom repels unfavorable impacts. His proposed examine makes an attempt to use this expertise all through society to create better positivity. The impact is produced via a meditation perform that raises society’s awareness through a attention Generated box impression. however the invoice doesn’t get a ways as the senator lands up dead—shot at a Colorado ski inn, the place Kevin corridor, a ski teacher, witnesses the murder.

Kevin needs to work out who’s in the back of the killing ahead of he turns into the subsequent sufferer. As a pupil of the traditional Holy Grail procedure, he possesses specified powers. The Holy Grail indicates the event of natural recognition. Kevin, utilizing those powers to unravel the crime, stumbles upon an incomprehensible plot, learns his talents reflect historical yoga sutras, uncovers misplaced genealogical connections, or even discovers the opportunity of romance.

Prepare to be surprised and intrigued as this harrowing story of historic fiction pushes the limits of trust.

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New PDF release: Spirit of the Ronin (The Ronin Trilogy Book 3)

By Travis Heermann,Alan Clark

A conflict OF HONOR, LOVE, AND AMBITION
In thirteenth-century Japan, the ronin Ken’ishi’s fondest want has been granted—he has stumbled on provider with a strong samurai lord.
But the underworld crime boss often called eco-friendly Tiger lurks within the shadows of Lord Tsunetomo’s retinue, and Ken’ishi’s honor is confirmed while learns his new grasp is married to Kazuko, the one lady he has ever enjoyed. His unknown lineage holds harmful secrets and techniques which may smash him, and basically his sword, the paranormal relic known as Silver Crane, holds the major to his past…and his future.
With enemies, temptation, and strife assailing him on either side, Ken’ishi’s very soul falls into jeopardy—even as Khubilai Khan’s Mongol hordes plot their subsequent attack.
Can Ken’ishi defeat eco-friendly Tiger, protect his native land from the barbarian invaders, and stay actual to his middle, his lord, and his honor?
If you're keen on romance, intrigue, and motion on an epic scale, don’t leave out this beautiful climax to the Ronin Trilogy.
"When you actively beware of new writers with strength, once in a while you are pleasantly stunned via person who has easily received It, whose paintings is able to push as much as the subsequent point. Travis Heermann has easily obtained It." – James A. Owen, writer of right here, THERE BE DRAGONS
“Lovely info, an honorable personality, and nice motion. Travis Heermann’s Spirit of the Ronin is a wealthy and enjoyable story.” – Kevin J. Anderson, ny occasions bestselling writer of BLOOD OF THE COSMOS, the JEDI ACADEMY TRILOGY, and THE final DAYS OF KRYPTON

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New PDF release: Spice and Wolf, Vol. 9 (light novel): The Town of Strife II

By Isuna Hasekura

The catch of a narwhal and the consequent energy fight among the northern and southern districts of Kerube has Lawrence stuck within the heart! subsidized right into a nook by means of his personal exchange guild, can the service provider give you the chance to extricate himself from this gentle scenario? And what of the wolf bone from Holo's pack? Can the Wisewolf of Yoitsu be able to retain her rage and frustration in check?

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Download e-book for kindle: Deities And Demons by Charles J. Schneider

By Charles J. Schneider

generally revised and re-written in a extra specialist and skilled type, Double Dragon Publishing proudly provides those second-edition models of Charles J. Schneider's debut novellas in one quantity. United through the typical topics of romance and tasteful sensuality yet contrasting sharply in fiction motifs, CYTHEREA presents light-hearted and witty leisure whereas WITH TOWER AND TURRETS, topped leads the reader right into a darkish realm of treachery and witchcraft.



CYTHEREA, situated within the leading edge of this anthology, tells the tongue-in-cheek story of Jamie Broussard, a Professor of Anthropology and Mythology at Yale, who unearths himself drawn right into a electronic dating with Cytherea Sagapo, the writer of an imprecise treatise at the legend of Adonis and Aphrodite. sooner or later, the curious professor comes to a decision that he needs to meet her, and travels to Cytherea's place of birth of Paphos, Cyprus, in an effort to accomplish that; but if he arrives, it kind of feels transparent that his digital female friend is de facto the genuine Aphrodite and that he, strangely, could be the reincarnation of her one and simply real love, Adonis! This special tale, which teeters among truth and a surrealistic dream till the final web page, positive factors portrayals of the traditional Greek deities set in modern-day, and may attract fanatics of paranormal fiction and mythology alike.



WITH TOWER AND TURRETS, topped occurs within the internal Hebrides of Scotland in the course of medieval instances, the place a strong Gaelic warlord named Rhian MacDomhnuill falls deeply in love with Gwyneth, a stunning and sultry peasant maiden. This tightly plotted story of ardour and demonic sorcery starts off and results in the top room of Dunyvaig Castle's tower, the place Rhian needs to face his non secular nemesis embodied in his frigid spouse, Sif: an Icelandic princess with a dismal and evil soul. even supposing the motion occurs in a short five-hour time-frame on a chilly January evening and performs out solely in the confining partitions of Rhian's stone fort, a wealthy two-and-a-half yr back-story is said creatively by means of the writer in a chain of flashbacks, thoughts and desires. dependent loosely on an previous Scottish legend, WITH TOWER AND TURRETS, topped is a historically-based mental myth full of intrigue, seduction, and magic.

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New PDF release: Der Weltenbezwinger (German Edition)

By Tanja Kummer

Acht Jahre sind seit dem Fall des Dunklen Reiches in das Land gezogen und die Wunden des Krieges sind quickly verheilt. Grace und Shawn genießen die Zeit des Friedens mit ihren beiden Kindern. Doch dann treffen aus dem ehemaligen Dunklen Reich beunruhigende Nachrichten ein. Rebellen kämpfen im Untergrund gegen die Herrschaft von Hochkönig Shawn. Gleichzeitig regt sich eine bedrohliche und finstere Macht in der alten Feste des im letzten Krieg getöteten Gegners König Kalidor. Shawn reist in das Neue Land, um sich dieser Probleme anzunehmen. Als Grace und die Kinder dann noch bei einem Besuch in ihrer alten Heimatwelt stranden, nimmt das Unheil seinen Lauf ...

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New PDF release: Scarborough Fair: And Other Stories

By Elizabeth Ann Scarborough

Scarborough reasonable and different Stories includes ten works by way of the writer of the Nebula Award–winning The Healer’s struggle and many different novels. In “Final Vows,” Mu Mao the superb, the pussycat bodhisattva from Scarborough’s novel Last Refuge, is helping advisor a reincarnated cat in fixing the secret of his personal betrayal and homicide. “Whirlwinds” happens at the Diné path of Tears, while the U.S. army force-marched ninety-five hundred Navajo humans from their historic, sacred place of birth to the barren Bosque Redondo zone surrounding New Mexico’s fortress Sumner. A coveted princess packs on kilos while a disgruntled suitor casts an evil spell on her in “Worse Than the Curse.” How is a plump princess to manage? And “Long Time Coming Home,” cowritten with Scarborough’s fellow Vietnam veteran Rick Reaser, is a narrative of the battles and ghosts many vets face after getting back from the struggle. those and different tales capably show Scarborough’s breadth of skill.

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Download e-book for iPad: Miranda and Caliban by Jacqueline Carey

By Jacqueline Carey

Miranda and Caliban is bestselling myth writer Jacqueline Carey’s lovely retelling of The Tempest. With hypnotic prose and a wild mind's eye, Carey explores the subjects of twisted love and unchecked strength that lie on the center of Shakespeare’s masterpiece, whereas serving up a clean tackle the play's iconic characters.

A stunning lady grows up in isolation the place her father, a strong magus, has lively them to on the way to continue them secure.

We all recognize the story of Prospero's quest for revenge, yet what of Miranda? Or Caliban, the so-called savage Prospero chained to his will?

In this really good retelling of the fantastical story, Jacqueline Carey indicates readers the opposite part of the coin—the dutiful and tenderhearted Miranda, who loves her father yet is extremely lonely. And Caliban, the unusual and feral boy Prospero has bewitched to serve him. the 2 locate solace and companionship in one another as Prospero weaves his magic and desires of revenge.

Always less than Prospero’s jealous eye, Miranda and Caliban conflict the darkish, unknowable forces that bind them to the island whilst the pangs of formative years create a brand new know-how of one another and their doomed relationship.

At the Publisher's request, this identify is being bought with no electronic Rights administration software program (DRM) applied.

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Get Alla ricerca della fusione fredda (Trilogia della luna Vol. PDF

By Tony Imbrogno

Meteora Grecia 1942 : lo scienziato tedesco Edmung Geer irrompe nel monastero di Agios Nikolaos consistent with cercare apparecchiature contenute nel tesoro del santo ma non riesce a trovare nulla.
Bari oggi : Michele, nauseato dalla sua vita lavorativa e familiare, si imbatte in due giovani donne che indagano sul tesoro di san Nicola e le accompagna in una ricerca che da Bari li porta a Meteora ed all'area fifty one in Nevada.
Una puglia cool e mediterranea in cui le attività dell'uomo e della natura sono simbiotiche, fa da sfondo alla ricerca ma un'ombra li segue e spia i loro movimenti.
Quali interessi si muovono nell'ombra? Riuscirà Michele a trovare nuovi interessi ed una nuova compagna? Cosa cercava Geer a Meteora nel 1942? Dov’è l'ultimo regalo di San Nicola, quello che ha stupito tanti bambini ed ha originato l. a. legenda di Santa Klaus?

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