Category: Historical Fantasy

Painting Angels - download pdf or read online

By Sean Hogan

“…it was once instances like those whilst a guy in a determined scenario needs to take no matter what insanity is obtainable to flee the darker insanity within which he unearths himself trapped.”

Painting Angels will take you on a trip with one guy looking a moment likelihood. to take action, he'll need to hunt down 3 of the main well known Angels inside of their hierarchy. yet how can one easily locate an Archangel, not to mention three?

This guy fast realizes that this is often no effortless activity as he unearths himself traveling throughout Europe that allows you to accomplish his undertaking. He meets strange and fascinating humans alongside the best way who appear to recognize extra approximately his prior than he may also take into account. those social encounters create equivocal critiques, that may jeopardize his undertaking. This guy won't be able to disregard the imminence of supernaturalism as he searches via tricky puzzles and riddles for his likelihood at redemption.

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Download PDF by John Smith: Escape from Lightning Creek: Lightning Creek Series - Part

By John Smith

Lyle Koffer is in a rut. He can't determine why not anything ever turns out to head his manner. The twenty first Century isn't sort. He has no concept that a drastic mistake from his ancestor, James Koffer, cursed all Koffers across the world, in all corners of time. in the future a bolt of lightning moves Lyle, and he wakes up on a plateau within the nineteenth Century, overlooking a city referred to as Lightning Creek, which beckons him to go into its borders. the key Lightning Creek holds will attempt each ounce of Lyle's braveness, ingenuity and patience.

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ANTEDILUVIA: The World that Was by C S Bergh PDF

By C S Bergh

The extraordinary global of Antediluvia will come to lifestyles for you as C S Bergh brings actual examine including mind's eye and her personal lifestyles ideals to provide voice to Japeth, the elder son of Noah. Witness the superb creatures, vibrant characters, and superb conditions because the international that was once races wildly to destruction! discover dinosaurs, dragons, telekinesis, teleportation, telepathy and myriad different abilities, beasts, and protagonists whereas the unique population of this earth make the alternative to fail or succeed as they event existence demanding situations and crises we each one face today.

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Midnight Omen (The Deja vu Chronicles) by Marti Melville PDF

By Marti Melville

Besieged through the supernatural, modern day teenagers are haunted by way of 18th-century marauders. but if confronted with existence on board and old send, they research their survival is dependent upon haunting occasions lived some time past as Caribbean pirates.

Midnight Omen is publication 1 within the Deja vu Chronicles - a magical, time-travel, ancient, romance approximately 18th-century pirates, witches, and voodoo at the excessive seas of the Caribbean. 

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Download e-book for kindle: Harbinger of the Storm (Obsidian and Blood Book 2) by Aliette de Bodard

By Aliette de Bodard

the second one booklet within the significantly acclaimed Obsidian and Blood trilogy:

The 12 months is 2 apartment, and the Emperor of the Mexica has simply died. The protections he afforded the Empire are crumbling, and how lies broad open to the flesh-eating star-demons--and to the go back in their author, a malevolent goddess in basic terms held in cost via the warfare God's power.

The council should still convene to decide on a brand new Emperor, yet they're too busy plotting opposed to one another. after which somebody begins summoning star-demons in the palace, to kill councilmen...

Acatl, excessive Priest of the lifeless, needs to locate the wrongdoer in the beginning is torn apart.

REVIEWS:

‘Political intrigue and competition between a fancy pantheon of divinities force this well-paced homicide secret set on the peak of the Aztec Empire within the past due fifteenth century. De Bodard reintroduces the sequence hero Acatl, excessive priest of the useless, instantly following the loss of life of the Tenochtitlan chief. one of many council contributors in control of selecting a successor has been brutally murdered in what seems like an try to impression the choice. however the deaths proceed and the political scenario grows extra complicated, whereas the empire seems to be more and more vulnerable to invasion by means of malignant powers. Acatl needs to move face-to-face with the main strong god in his international and positioned the nice of the empire above his antipathy for is opponents to accomplish the uneasy succession. De Bodard accommodates historic truth with nice ease and manages the infrequent feat of explaining complicated tradition and political approach with out lecturing or uninteresting the reader.’ —Publishers Weekly

‘Another factor that intrigues me this is the complete undeniable fact that traditionally we all know that the genuine empire died out mysteriously and fully and as such there's constantly that suggestion behind my brain that the writer may well decide to result in the top of days. That highlighted feel of attainable doom is anything that's lacking from too many novels. the way in which the tale is instructed during this booklet is especially remarkable, the plot is either mature and seductive, twisting and turning like a climate vane in a strength nine gale whereas the motion is either bloodthirsty and innovative. the area construction is astounding and we get to profit much more of this wealthy tradition and the various gods and creatures of the darkish. i actually can’t fault this publication in any respect and suggest it to 1 and all but when you haven’t but learn Servant of the Underworld I recommend that you simply get them either and browse them so as, you won’t be disappointed.’ —SF ebook Reviews

‘Bodard’s writing is polished and impressive, as she convincingly fills within the colourful parts of the Aztec culture–even if these colours are typically of blood and bile in addition to flora and hummingbirds… attractive, dirty, breathtaking, and morbid. 5*’ —Examiner

‘Aliette de Bodard has performed it back. Harbinger of the typhoon is an motion packed Aztec secret opera with magic, interventions from the gods and extra twists and turns than the 1st ebook. It even has a love tale with a laugh snippets the following and there… the tale is self contained and will be loved standalone, yet you won't are looking to fail to notice the 1st. I want it was once 2012 already whether the area goes lower than whereas I learn the ultimate Obsidian & Blood.’ —Cybermage

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Get The Goddess of Light (Solstice Books) PDF

By Daryl T Sturgis,Justin LaRocca Hansen ,Narcisa Jovic

The witch is again and he or she potential company. Solstice Macaffey, the world's strongest and glamorous witch, usurped the throne of the hot York Coven in 1928. Now she's set her points of interest on ruling the full international. The Goddess of sunshine selections up the place the breathtaking debut novel, Solstice, ends. Six months after skillfully killing the reigning queen of witches, Solstice unearths herself embroiled in ever extra scandal and intrigue. utilizing her favourite instruments of conquest---violence, deceit and bravado---she brings her personal own model of infamy to Jazz Age Europe. She rearranges acquaintances into enemies. makes new enthusiasts, sparks new friendships and is entangled with one very artful and intricate angel. but if Solstice's darkish previous roars into her lifestyles seventy years later in present-day Harlem, the now thirteen-year-old younger guy she swore she'd defend, Newel, may well pay the last word rate for her lifelong flirtation with evil inflicting his everlasting soul to hold precariously within the balance.

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Ensorceleuse de Pointe-Lévy (L'): Le Crépuscule des arcanes - download pdf or read online

By Sébastien Chartrand

En Bas-Canada, après le Grand Choléra et l. a. révolte des Patriotes, seules quelques personnes savent encore pratiquer l. a. model théurgique des arcanes. Pourtant, à Notre-Dame des Tempérances, quelqu’un vient d’utiliser los angeles goétie – los angeles model noire des arcanes – pour modifier le cours naturel des choses. Nous sommes en 1849…   
Neveu du curé Lamare, Faustin travaille comme bedeau au presbytère de Notre-Dame des Tempérances. S’il sait que son oncle fait partie des arcanistes survivants, il n’en est pas moins surpris quand, après une pénible divination pratiquée le soir du Mardi gras, le vieil homme le conjure de ramener au plus vite Rose Latulipe, los angeles fille du maire. Or, quand Faustin, accompagné du vicaire François Gauthier, se présente chez le awesome, l. a. jeune fille a été enlevée par un mystérieux étranger.   
La rencontre de Shaor’i, une Indienne aux pouvoirs arcanistes étonnants, lance les deux hommes sur des sentiers inconnus, d’abord pour recevoir l’aide du chamane Otjiera, puis vers le Mont à l’Oiseau de sinistre réputation, avec pour consultant l’homme citadel Baptiste Lachapelle.   
Pour Faustin, qui découvre avec stupéfaction que des gens peuvent se changer en harfangs, que les lutins et les loups-garous existent tout autant que l. a. bête à grand’queue et les jacks mistigris, c’est l. a. fin de l’innocence… et le début d’une quête dont l’aboutissement ultimate transformera à jamais son existence !

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Outlander. La straniera: Outlander #1 (Italian Edition) - download pdf or read online

By Diana Gabaldon,V. Galassi

OUTLANDER 1: IL PRIMO CAPITOLO DELLA SAGA DA 25 MILIONI DI COPIE VENDUTE ORA DIVENUTA UNA SERIE television DI SUCCESSO. *** L’anno è il 1945. Claire Randall, un’infermiera militare, si riunisce al marito alla fantastic della guerra in una sorta di seconda luna di miele nelle Highlands scozzesi. Durante una passeggiata, los angeles giovane donna attraversa uno dei cerchi di pietre antiche che si trovano da quelle parti. All’improvviso si trova proiettata indietro nel pace, di colpo straniera in una Scozia dilaniata dalla guerra e dai conflitti tra i clan... nell’anno del Signore 1743. Catapultata nel passato da forze che non capisce, Claire viene coinvolta in intrighi e pericoli che mettono a rischio l. a. sua stessa vita e il suo cuore. L’incontro con il giovane e affascinante cavaliere scozzese James Fraser los angeles costringe a una scelta radicale tra due uomini e due vite, in epoche così various tra loro. Ironica, avventurosa, appassionata e molto coraggiosa, Claire è una straordinaria eroina che conquista il cuore del lettore fin dalle leading pagine. «La straniera», primo capitolo della serie «Outlander» è un bestseller mondiale ricco di pathos, viaggi nel pace, amore e avventura.

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Kieth Merrill's Saga of Kings, Book 1: The Immortal Crown PDF

By Kieth Merrill

A thousand years in the past, the Navigator crossed the nice deep in ships lit with 16 stones touched by means of Oum'ilah, the God of Gods. over the years, the stones have been scattered and a prophecy arose mentioning "child of no guy" could assemble them back, and he will be given immortality and reign eternally as god and king of Kandelarr.

Now, in an age of chaos, the time has come for the prophecy to be fulfilled. mild and darkness have each one selected a champion to say the mythical stones:

The sorceress of the cult of shedragon has selected Drakkor, a warrior and mercenary who travels with bandits and a corrupt stone of darkness.

The Oracle of Oum'ilah has put his religion in Ashar, a tender postulant who's not sure the stones of sunshine even exist.

Meanwhile, miles away, a slave identify Ereon Qhuin goals of freedom. deserted at delivery, his in simple terms ownership is an odd stone that his mentor, the blacksmith Rusthammer, can provide is the main to Qhuin's future and freedom.

A mercenary, a postulant, and a slave—which one is really the kid of prophecy? Who will put on the immortal crown?

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Le choc des couronnes (French Edition) by Yves Dupéré PDF

By Yves Dupéré

En cette fin de l’an 1699, au Bulzor, rien ne va plus. Pourtant, tous semblaient vouloir préserver l. a. paix dans les trois principaux royaumes de l. a. Terre des hommes libres. Bastian II souhaite unir l. a. destinée de sa fille, los angeles princesse Maelly, au roi de Transoly afin de resserrer les liens entre eux et maintenir le calme sur l’ensemble du territoire. Mais los angeles venture diplomatique menée par ses fils au Costalonne tourne à l. a. disaster et los angeles rigidity monte. l. a. risk vient aussi de l’intérieur de los angeles région lorsque les mineurs de l. a. Plaine appellent à l. a. révolte. Comme si cela n’était pas suffisant, Loïc, un ancien soldat d’élite et redoutable prédateur, prend l. a. tête d’un mouvement populaire afin de renverser l’autorité du roi. Du jour au lendemain, l. a. stabilité cède le pas au chaos. Sera-t-il attainable de maintenir l’ordre dans cette atmosphère de colère et de rébellion? Dans los angeles lignée de los angeles série Le Trône de fer, cette épopée guerrière se veut un nouvel incontournable du genre.

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