The Thief (The Queen's Thief, Book 1)

By Megan Whalen Turner

"I can thieve anything." So announces Gen, the hero of the Newbery Honor e-book The Thief—an fascinating event fable set in a legendary land wealthy with intrigue. Gen's bragging lands him in felony . . . yet then the king's magus wishes the thief's ability for a near-impossible activity: to thieve a invaluable magical jewel from a far off land. "In addition to its charismatic hero, this tale possesses some of the most necessary treasures of all—a twinkling jewel of a shock ending," wrote Publishers Weekly in a starred review.

The first of six deliberate books set in Gen's international, The Thief used to be an ALA top publication of the yr in addition to a Newbery Honor booklet. School Library Journal stated, "YAs who like snide, quick-tempered, softhearted heroes will love Gen," and Kirkus Reviews referred to as it "an uplifting publication, a literary trip that enriches either its characters and readers."

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Hood (King Raven Trilogy)

Robin Hood: The Legend starts Anew

For centuries, the legend of Robin Hood and his band of thieves has captivated the mind's eye. Now the frequent story takes on new existence, clean that means, and an unforeseen setting.

Hunted like an animal through Norman invaders, Bran ap Brychan, inheritor to the throne of Elfael, has deserted his father's nation and fled to the greenwood. There, in a primeval woodland of the Welsh borders, risk surrounds him--for this wooded area is a residing, respiring entity with mysterious powers and secrets and techniques, and Bran needs to give you the option to make it his personal if he's to outlive.

Steeped in Celtic mythology and the political intrigue of medieval Britain, Stephen R. Lawhead evokes an historical earlier and holds a replicate to modern realities. organize your self for an epic story that dares to shatter every thing you notion you knew approximately Robin Hood.

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The Journey (Guardians of Ga'hoole, Book 2)

By Kathryn Lasky

The moment publication within the GUARDIANS OF GA'HOOLE sequence maintains this vintage hero mythology in regards to the conflict among sturdy and evil. This booklet chronicles Soren's quest for nobility.

In the second one e-book within the GUARDIANS OF GA'HOOLE sequence, Soren, Gylfie, Twilight, and Digger commute to the nice Ga'Hoole Tree, a legendary position the place an order of owls rises every one evening to accomplish noble deeds. Soren and his workforce are searching for support to struggle the evil they found within the owl international (in GUARDIANS #1). After a harrowing trip, they come on the nice Ga'Hoole Tree and research they're going to have to remain to obtain education from the Ga'Hoolian elders. in the course of his time on the nice Ga'Hoole Tree, Soren unearths (and then loses) an exceptional mentor and he's reunited together with his loved sister.

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By Nancy Yi Fan

The blue jays and cardinals of Stone-Run wooded area have grew to become opposed to one another. in accordance with legend, simply Swordbird, son of the good Spirit, has the ability to beat evil and fix peace to the land.

Teenage writer Nancy Yi Fan weaves a charming story concerning the heroism, braveness, and resourcefulness within the birds of Stone-Run's quest for peace.

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Dawn of the Aspects: Part IV (World of Warcraft)

By Richard A. Knaak

THE AGE OF DRAGONS IS OVER. Uncertainty plagues Azeroth's old guardians as they fight to discover a brand new goal. This problem has hit Kalecgos, youngest of the previous Dragon points, in particular difficult. Having misplaced his nice powers, how can he-or any of his kind-still make a distinction on the planet? the reply lies within the far away previous, whilst savage beasts referred to as proto-dragons governed the skies. via a mysterious artefact stumbled on close to the center of Northrend, Kalecgos witnesses this violent period and the surprising heritage of the unique facets: Alexstrasza, Ysera, Malygos, Neltharion, and Nozdormu. of their so much primitive types, the longer term protectors of Azeroth needs to stand united opposed to Galakrond, a bloodthirsty creature that threatens the life in their race. yet did those mere proto-dragons face any such awful adversary by myself, or did an out of doors strength support them? have been they given the energy they might develop into mythical for ...or did they earn it with blood? Kalecgos's discoveries will swap every little thing he understands in regards to the occasions that resulted in the ...DAWN OF THE elements

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Test of the Twins (Dragonlance Legends, Vol. 3)

By Margaret Weis, Tracy Hickman

Defying the destiny that claimed his evil predecessor, Raistlin opens the Portal to the Abyss and passes via. With Crysania at his facet, he engages the Queen of Darkness in a conflict for the final word prize--a seat one of the gods.

At a similar time, Caramon and Tasslehoff are transported to the long run. There they arrive to appreciate the implications of Raistlin’s quest--and Caramon ultimately realizes the painful sacrifice he needs to make to avoid his brother’s good fortune. outdated associates and weird allies come jointly to help him, yet Caramon needs to take the final, maximum step alone.

The step into the Abyss.

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The Black God's War: A Novella Introducing a new Epic Fantasy

By Moses Siregar III

The complete novel-length model of this tale is now to be had on Amazon: The Black God's warfare [A Stand-Alone Novel] (Splendor and wreck, booklet I).

WINNER of *Best Novel* and *Best delusion* in the Best of the self sufficient e-book Awards (2012).

"Moses is an outstanding author and is deserving of good fortune, and that i imagine that it'll stick to. i actually loved Moses's work." --David Farland, NYT Bestselling writer of The Runelords

"Given the standard of the writing, you wouldn't understand that this is often Siregar's first novel and he set the bar really excessive ... I loved this publication, immensely. It had type, it had substance, and it had loads of heart." (9.4/10)

An Amazon reader review of 'The Black God's struggle' (the complete novel) for lovers of George R.R. Martin and A video game of Thrones: "There isn't any transparent reliable or evil -- we strengthen sympathy for each side, and the dramatic end is gutwrenching, but satisfying."


Against the backdrop of epic battle and the powers of ten mysterious gods, Lucia struggles to appreciate The Black One. 

Her father-king wishes war.

Her messianic brother desires peace.

The black god wishes his due.

She suffers all of the consequences.

King Vieri's struggle opposed to the lands of Pawelon rages into its 10th yr, and with the kingdom's holy savior, his son Caio, en path to the struggling with within the storied canyon, victory should come quickly. Feeling deserted by way of his god, King Vieri forces younger Caio to steer his military to victory.

The Black One, Lord Danato, tortures Lucia with nightly visions promising one other ten years of bloodshed. she will now not inform the adaptation among the waking global and Danato's nightmares. Lucia is aware the black god too good; he entered her mattress and desires whilst she used to be ten.

As the epic battles rage, Lucia struggles to appreciate the messages of The Black One, whereas Caio wrestles together with his judgment of right and wrong: Can an individual who in basic terms desires to heal the realm carry himself to kill one other man?


"An creative story with excessive command of craft."
--Scott Nicholson, writer of Drummer Boy

A 27,000 note kindle novella introducing a brand new epic myth novel by means of a similar identify. This novella can be an excerpt from the 121,000 notice novel (now available).


Moses Siregar III is a co-host of the Parsec Award-winning Adventures In SciFi Publishing podcast, the place he has interviewed Steven Erikson, Brandon Sanderson, Patrick Rothfuss, man Gavriel Kay, Sherrilyn Kenyon, David Farland, Tracy Hickman, Michael J. Sullivan, and different bestselling myth authors. Moses has a B.A. in faith. He lives in Prescott, AZ together with his spouse and youngsters. The Black God's War is his first novel.

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These Broken Stars

By Amie Kaufman, Meagan Spooner

It is a evening like all different on board the Icarus. Then, disaster moves: the large luxurious spaceliner is yanked out of hyperspace and plummets into the closest planet. Lilac LaRoux and Tarver Merendsen live on. and so they appear to be by myself.

Lilac is the daughter of the richest guy within the universe. Tarver comes from not anything, a tender battle hero who discovered in the past that women like Lilac are extra difficulty than they are worthy. yet with merely one another to depend upon, Lilac and Tarver needs to interact, creating a tortuous trip around the eerie, abandoned terrain to hunt aid.

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City of the Lost

By Stephen Blackmoore

Joe Sunday has been a l. a. low-life for years, yet his existence will get a lot decrease whilst he's killed by means of the rival of his crime boss-only to come back as a zombie. His merely wish is to discover and thieve a talisman that he learns can provide immortality. yet, regrettably for Joe, any other undead thug and crime boss in l. a. is calling for a similar thing.

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