Category: Historical Fantasy

Download e-book for iPad: Confessions of the Creature by Gary Inbinder

By Gary Inbinder

the tale of Frankenstein’s monster continues…

In the Arctic waters of the Barents Sea, the creature has taken the final word revenge on his author, Frankenstein. He travels south, the place an opportunity assembly with a witch provides him the chance to beat what he's, and maybe turn into who he used to be intended to be.

Transformed right into a normal-looking guy, yet holding his superhuman energy, the creature trips to Moscow, the place he turns into the protégé of a filthy rich ordinary thinker and the sweetheart of his daughter, Sabrina. Taking the identify Viktor Suvorin, the creature wins acclaim as an army hero whereas Napoleon rages throughout Europe. Following the wars, Viktor and Sabrina trip to Switzerland, the place they meet Byron, Percy Shelley, and Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, who bases her novel on Viktor’s memoirs.

Viktor faces a last problem to his hard-won humanity while tragedy moves his family members and he returns to the Arctic. There, on a frozen sea less than the shimmering Northern lighting fixtures, the creature needs to confront the which means of his construction and his lifestyles.

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Mesye Kwik! Kwak! by Giftus R. John PDF

By Giftus R. John

Dominica is an island wealthy in tradition and with a background that encompasses a number of types of the country's transformation from colonialism to independence. African slaves, delivered to the island to paintings at the British plantations, carried with them their quite a few myths, ideals, languages and paintings types and those have handed down in the course of the generations. this day they're nonetheless an essential component of this country's background. The characters in Mesyé Kwik! Kwak! are used to painting a few of these and different points of Dominican lifestyles which nonetheless have their bearing from years earlier. The younger boys within the Stone and within the Pilgrim introduce us to the assumption of Dominicans in evil spirits, the lougarou and l. a. diabless, and the facility of faith. Grandpa was once in the USA exhibits us Dominica's fixation to the yank lifestyle and in A Father's desire we see the widening hole among generations within the country-and there is extra. So learn besides Giftus as he tells his tale. Mesyé Kwik! Kwak!

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Download PDF by Alexander Röder: Der Mönch in Weimar: Ein Schauerroman nach alter Mode

By Alexander Röder

Im Sommer 1792 trifft der junge, unerfahrene Engländer Matthew Gregory Lewis im beschaulichen Residenzstädtchen Weimar ein. Freundlich aufgenommen, erlebt er anfangs heitere Tage. Sogar der Geheime Rat Johann Wolfgang von Goethe nimmt ihn großmütig unter seine Fittiche und lädt ihn zu einem abenteuerlichen Ausflug in die Bergwerke von Ilmenau ein. Doch plötzlich tun sich hinter den Fassaden Weimars Abgründe auf. Unvermittelt findet sich Lewis in einem Gewirr von Intrigen und Spuk wieder. In düsteren Gassen, unterirdischen Gängen, herrschaftlichen Schlössern und unheimlichen Ruinen gerät er in eine Verschwörung, die sich zum Staatsstreich auszuweiten droht.

Neben Goethe treten auf: Schiller, Wieland, Herder, Novalis, die Herzogin Anna Amalia, ein listiger Geheimagent, ein geschwätziger Schulmeister und ein lebender Toter.

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Get THE RISE OF THE OMARLO CLAN PDF

By ROSYLAN MCCALLUM

"AFTERMATH OF AN INVASION. . .

Three brothers are stuck in an online of deceit that has lasted for fifteen years. Collin and Johan Omarlo have been raised on a far off planet blind to their noble heritage. Rarg Omarlo the inheritor was once raised less than the iron cruelty in their grandfather Lord Marlis on the earth Urus. whereas Rarg Omarlo is assumed to be susceptible, his mom the regent expects to manage him via his younger bride-to-be, Erin Omir. His grandfather expects to exploit him to realize keep watch over over the resources of the planet Racine, anything Lord Marlis has sought after because the invasion.

DECISIONS dealing with the dual BROTHERS…

As occasions spread Collin and Johan research in their family’s unparalleled heritage. either query their older brother’s correct to rule on their domestic planet. prior to they could take any motion they're separated for the 1st time. Johan is shanghaied and Collin is imprisoned.

Three paths, one aim . . . the increase of the Omarlo extended family.

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Get Friesenrecht - Akt III Revisited: Gespaltener Schild PDF

By Gerd B. Freimuth

Nach der Vertreibung der Disruptoren scheint die Gefahr für Friesen und Chauken zunächst abgewendet und wieder Ruhe eingekehrt. Doch die Mächte hinter Geifer und Co. haben nicht vor aufzugeben und beginnen sofort damit, ihren Druck auf die freien Menschen Frieslands zu erhöhen, ob nun durch eine militärische Mobilmachung, wirtschaftlichen Druck zu Land und See, oder die internen Reibereien der Friesen.
Inmitten all der now not versuchen Hinnerk, Leevke, Jens und deren Freunde, die „Stedinger Spatzen“, die Menschen zum Widerstand aufzurufen. Doch das Land scheint vor Angst wie gelähmt und viele wollen die Gefahr gar nicht erst wahrhaben. Wird es ihnen gelingen die Friesen rechtzeitig wachzurütteln oder fällt ihre Heimat unter das grausame Joch der feudalen Fürsten?

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Read e-book online New Harbors New Hopes PDF

By Celia Lund

an enormous a part of early North American historical past begun with the be aware of an Icelandic sailor who claimed that when being blown off track, he had sighted a brand new land via thick fog. Greenland cheiftain, Eric the pink and his son, Leif, locate the rumor exciting sufficient to ascertain out.. yet so as to the send, Eric has an coincidence, and it truly is now as much as Leif to move the dicy excursion, one that will bring about the gorgeous japanese beaches of Canada and the US printed to the remainder of the area for the 1st time.

This initial exploration needs to come to an finish whilst Leif is required in Greenland back, and so the torch is handed to Icelanders Thorfinn Karlsefni and his appealing spouse, Gudrid. yet is that this new land, Vinland, there for the taking? The indigenous humans imagine differently, rendering the hassle of those courageous Scandinavians futile. The 3rd and ultimate try out falls to Leif's half-sister, Freydis, with backbone chilling effects.

Previous characters from ""Square Sails and Dragons"" in addition to the hot ones supply romance and drama because the reader is taken via a wealthy, informative trip at the continent's history.

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Roberto Genovesi's La legione occulta. La saga completa (eNewton Narrativa) PDF

By Roberto Genovesi

3 romanzi in 1
La legione occulta dell’impero romano - Il comandante della legione occulta - Il ritorno della legione occulta. Il re dei giudei
Roberto Genovesi è il maestro italiano del fable storico
Bianche come los angeles neve sono le loro armature, e nere come l. a. notte le tuniche che indossano. 

Non hanno daghe o gladii, le loro armi sono soprannaturali. consistent with l. a. storia non sono mai esistiti, ma a volte nelle bettole di confine gli ubriachi raccontano delle loro gesta misteriose
e impressionanti, e del loro comandante, in grado di impartire ordini terribili con semplici gesti. Sono stati raccolti da bambini nelle arene, nei mercati degli schiavi o nei villaggi
in fiamme: scelti in step with il loro dono di veggenti, di auguri, di negromanti o di aruspici. E addestrati alla battaglia. Giulio Cesare li ha trasformati in eroi della patria, Ottaviano Augusto li ha resi leggenda. Vigiles in tenebris è il loro motto e il nero destriero di Plutone il loro simbolo. Sono i soldati della Legio Occulta.
Tre romanzi pieni di azione: benvenuti nella narrativa di Roberto Genovesi, in cui il ferro delle lame si scontra con lampi di magia. Roma non sarà mai più los angeles stessa.
Si muovono sui campi di battaglia come spettri, inarrestabili e letali. Sono i soldati della Legio Occulta
«Roberto Genovesi è il maestro italiano del myth storico.»
Andrea Frediani
«Un avvincente romanzo storico con spruzzate di fantasy.»
Il Sole 24 Ore
«Un romanzo assai originale, advert ampio respiro, pieno di personaggi, ricco di descrizioni e di invenzioni narrative.»
il Giornale

Roberto Genovesi

è giornalista professionista, scrittore, sceneggiatore e autore televisivo. Ha collaborato ai più importanti periodici e quotidiani italiani tra cui «L’Espresso», «Panorama», «TV Sorrisi e Canzoni», «la Repubblica». Considerato tra i maggiori esperti italiani di videogiochi, insegna Teoria e Tecnica dei linguaggi interattivi e cross-mediali in più università. Con Sergio Toppi ha realizzato le biografie a fumetti di Federico di Svevia, Carlo Magno, Archimede di Siracusa e Gengis Khan. Ha pubblicato il romanzo Inferi On Net e L’angelo di Mauthausen. Con l. a. Newton Compton ha pubblicato La legione occulta dell’impero romano, Il comandante della legione occulta, Il ritorno della Legione occulta. Il re dei Giudei, La mano sinistra di Satana (tradotto in Spagna) e Il Templare nero. Vigiles in Tenebris è l. a. pagina fb dedicata alla Legio Occulta.

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Download e-book for kindle: Return to Alcatraz by Tina Westbrook

By Tina Westbrook

"For a long time, C.J. has led a double lifestyles. in a single lifestyles, he masquerades as a devoted husband to his spouse, Diana, and loving father to his young children, Isabella and Chuck. In his different existence, he's a womanizing drug addict. And, for many years, he lived together with his spouse on Alcatraz Island.

In this sequel to Letters from Alcatraz, Diana has died. C.J. returns to San Francisco and Alcatraz Island with Tina Westbrook, a girl from Alabama with whom he has shared his private and darkest secrets and techniques via a sequence of yearlong letters. For Tina, C.J. is a charismatic guy who has replaced her lifestyles. Alcatraz introduced them together—but their go back to Alcatraz may possibly tear them apart.

When C.J. returns 40 years after his first stopover at to Alcatraz, he unearths himself dealing with his suppressed previous. With these stories restored and reignited, he needs to make the final word choice: stay a prisoner of the prior, or liberate himself to an doubtful future."

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Download e-book for iPad: Skullsworn by Brian Staveley

By Brian Staveley

For one apprentice murderer, the clock is ticking . . .

Pyrre Lakatur doesn’t just like the description skullsworn. It doesn’t seize the great thing about her devotion to Ananshael, God of demise. And she’s now not an murderer, yet a priestess. Or she is going to be, if she will cross her ultimate trial. the matter isn’t killing, as Pyrre has spent her existence education for this. the matter is love. To move the trial, she's going to have fourteen days to kill seven humans unique in an historic tune, together with one real love, ‘who won't come again’. although, Pyrre hasn't ever been in love, time is brief, and if she fails she’ll accept to her god.

Pyrre’s now not afraid to die, yet she hates to fail. So a month prior to the trial starts, she returns to the violent urban of her delivery, the place she as soon as provided an abusive father to the god. the following Pyrre hopes to discover love – and finish it with the sting of her knife.

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New PDF release: The Bedlam Stacks: The Astonishing Historical Fantasy from

By Natasha Pulley

An awesome old novel set within the shadowy, magical forests of South the United States, which pulls at the fascinating international of the overseas bestseller The Watchmaker of Filigree Street

AN AMAZON top e-book OF THE MONTH

Deep in uncharted Peru, the holy city of Bedlam stands on the fringe of a wooded area. The shrine statues circulate, and an individual who crosses the border dies. yet someplace within are cinchona bushes, whose bark yields quinine: the single recognized therapy for malaria.

By 1859, at the different part of the Pacific, the quest for a competent resource of quinine is necessary and the India place of work searches out its final certified expeditionary, the injured Merrick Tremayne. opposed to his personal larger judgement, Merrick unearths himself dispatched to Bedlam less than orders to deliver again cinchona cuttings at any cost.

As Merrick travels into antagonistic territory, he meets Raphael, a clergyman round whom the villagers spin unsettlingly wide-spread tales of most unlikely disappearances and dwelling stone. it truly is via him that Merrick ultimately discovers a legacy that might turn out extra harmful and useful than the India place of work might ever have imagined.

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