By Michael Moorcock
Unique book: 1974
THE final BATTLE
Enemies turn into allies and allies enemies because the races fight for ownership of the Earth. but basically Prince Corum of the Scarlet gown can store them from a doomed destiny. With the spear of Llaw Ereint in his silver hand, Corum needs to face the chilly Gods in a last conflict that might defeat the forces of Chaos - or convey the area to evil unending...
By Arthur Conan Doyle
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By David J. Schwartz
Madison, Wisconsin: in the summertime of 2001, 5 collage juniors get up with . . . not only a hangover, yet superpowers. . . .
Jack Robinson: Grew up on a farm, works in a chem lab, and brews his personal beer. Age: 19. Superpower: SPEED.
Caroline Bloom: Has an aptitude for style layout and a mom who’s thoroughly out of contact. Works as a waitress for a lunatic boss.
Age: 20. Superpower: FLIGHT.
Harriet Bishop: Studied violin, guitar, and piano . . . and was once poor at all of them. Now writes approximately song for the campus paper.
Age: 20. Superpower: INVISIBILITY.
Mary Beth Layton: Is coping with a 3.8, yet seems like she’s operating thrice as challenging because the humans round her.
Age: 20. Superpower: STRENGTH.
Charlie Frost: Has an nervous manner approximately him, and consistently feels like he’s on day one hundred and one of his latest haircut.
Age: 20. Superpower: TELEPATHY.
But how do you comply with a unprecedented skill whilst you’re a typical individual? What if you’re no longer prepared for the accountability that includes nice energy? and the way do you retain your head in a global that’s going mad?
By C.N. Crawford
"There are new ideas governing the country--namely, no magic. yet Fiona Forzese hasn't ever been sturdy with rules." After a ghostly military terrorized Boston, the Ranulf family members say they will aid Fiona and her classmates wind up junior 12 months. they are saying their outdated Virginia plantation is a secure haven. All Fiona and her mystery coven need to do is appear to a couple math and English sessions. it's going to be an ideal answer. And it might be, if the Ranulfs were not contributors of a witch-hunting cult. As Fiona digs deeper into the Ranulf's prior, she learns a gloomy fact that shocks her to her middle. however it is not merely the Ranulfs who're conserving secrets and techniques, and because the witch-hunting cult closes in, Fiona is compelled to confront the demons of her personal earlier.
"An remarkable trip of brain, physique, and spirit--both for Merlin and for ourselves."--Madeleine L'Engle
The 10th installment in T.A. Barron's magical delusion saga MERLIN!
As peace returns to Avalon, Tamwyn, Elli, and Scree find a terrifying new hazard: The Warlord Rhita Gawr has got down to triumph over Avalaon in addition to mortal Earth. Racing opposed to time, the chums embark on 3 separate quests. To prevail, they need to resolve Avalon's so much elusive mysteries. and they'll have to trip monstrous distances—both of their global and of their personal hearts.
By Mercedes Lackey
The eldest daughter is usually doomed in fairy stories. yet Bella—Isabella Beauchamps, daughter of a prosperous merchant—vows to flee the standard pitfalls.
Anxious to prevent the normal direction, Bella dons a purple cloak and ventures into the forbidden wooded area to refer to with "Granny," the neighborhood wisewoman. yet at the approach domestic she's attacked by way of a wolf—who seems to be a cursed nobleman. Secluded in his fort, Bella is torn among her kin and this unusual guy who creates wonderful innovations and makes her laugh—when he's not howling on the moon.
Bella understands all too good that breaking spells is rarely effortless. yet a decided good looks, a wizard (after all, he is simply an occasional werewolf) and a bit Godmotherly interference may simply be capable to result in a cheerful ending.…
By Terry Brooks
Along with his groundbreaking ny occasions bestseller The Sword of Shannara and its acclaimed sequels, Terry Brooks introduced a brand new viewers to epic delusion. Then he gave the style a darkly compelling modern twist in his trilogy of the observe and the Void. final yr, in Armageddon’s little ones, Brooks undertook the lovely chronicle that united specific worlds. Now that tale of clashing forces of darkness and light-weight, of Shannara’s beginnings and the human race’s attainable finish, marches ahead into an unforgettable moment quantity jam-packed with secret, magic, and momentous events.
Across the ruined panorama that's America–hopelessly poisoned, plague-ridden, burned, and besieged through demon armies bent on exterminating all mortal life–two pilgrims were summoned to serve the embattled reason for strong. Logan Tom has journeyed to desolate Seattle to guard a ragged band of road urchins and the being often called “the gypsy morph,” who's either mortal and magical, and destined to save lots of mankind until he's destroyed. Likewise, Angel Perez has her personal quest, person who will take her from the wreckage of l. a. to a far off, mystery position untouched by way of the horrors of the national blight–a position the place the race of Elves has dwelled considering sooner than guy existed. yet shut in the back of those lone Knights of the be aware swarm the ravening forces of the Void.
As the menacing thunder of struggle drums heralds the arriving of the demons and their brutal minions in Seattle, the younger survivors who name themselves the Ghosts are compelled to courageous the damaging international of gangs, mutants, and worse to flee the invasion. And Logan Tom needs to infiltrate a refugee compound to rescue Hawk, the chief of the road urchins, who has but to profit the reality approximately who and what he's. in the meantime, Angel Perez has joined an both pressing project: to discover the Ellcrys, a fabled talisman an important to retaining the Elven realm opposed to an inflow of unspeakable evil from the dread size often called the Forbidding. yet Angel and her Elf allies needs to beware–for a demon undercover agent, with a large creature at its command, walks between them.
As the legions of darkness draw the noose tighter, and the time of war of words attracts close to, these selected to shield the soul of the realm needs to draw their conflict traces and get ready to struggle with, and for, their lives. in the event that they fail, humanity falls.
From the Hardcover edition.
By Michael Moorcock
In Michael Moorcock’s sizeable and imaginitive multiverse, legislation and Chaos salary warfare in a endless fight over the elemental principles of lifestyles. the following, during this universe, Dorian Hawkmoon traverses a global of old towns, medical sorcery, and crystalline machines as he pulled unwillingly right into a battle that pits him opposed to the ruthless and dominating armies of Granbretan.
By Frewin Jones
Faraway from the world of Faerie, a quest to save lots of immortality . . .
A lethal plague is sweeping via Faerie, and not anyone is resistant to its chunk. Now, with the advice of the Dream Weaver, Tania, Rathina, and a mortal best friend, Connor, needs to head off to discover the Divine Harper—the just one who may also help Tania renew the Faerie Covenant of Immortality. Their quest will quickly take them outdoor the borders of Faerie, to antagonistic and unwelcoming lands beyond.
On their travels, Tania and her partners stumble upon chance at each flip as they conflict pirates, take care of mysterious and mystical beings, and check out to outwit these below the sinister grip of the darkish Arts. but if Tania's cherished Edric appears to be like, it seems like they've got support eventually. Or do they? As tensions and hazards upward push, Tania is pressured to query every little thing and everybody round her so as to come to a decision if she is ready to make the last word sacrifice to save lots of her family.
By Philip Jose Farmer
Resurrected at the lush, mysterious banks of Riverworld, in addition to the remainder of humanity, Samuel Langhorne Clemens (a.k.a. Mark Twain) has a dream: to construct a riverboat that may rival the main awesome paddle-wheelers ever navigated at the strong Mississippi. Then, to guide it up the unending waterway that dominates his new domestic planet--and finally notice its hidden source.
But prior to he can perform his plan, he first needs to adopt a deadly voyage to unearth a fallen meteor. This undertaking will require impressive an uneasy alliance with the bloodthirsty Viking Erik Bloodaxe, treacherous King John of britain, mythical French swordsman Cyrano de Bergerac, Greek adventurer Odysseus, and the notorious Nazi Hermann Göring. occupied with the aim of storming the ominous stone tower on the mouth of the river, the place the omnipotent overseers of Riverworld--and their secrets--lie in wait . . .