By James Patterson, Jill Dembowski
“Five Portraits is a type of sequel to Board Stiff in that it selections up the place the opposite leaves off, with an analogous characters. except that, it’s one among my favorites in the sequence. There’s whatever approximately Astrid Basilisk that appeals to me: a truly lovely lady whose very look is lethal, but she’s a pleasant individual whose selfless attempt to avoid wasting 5 tough childrens from destiny Xanth is punctiliously important. I additionally just like the subject of the ability of not likely friendship. not only Xanth, yet Mundania, too, will be larger if there have been extra such friendships.”
By John Norman
Subscribe to celebrated tarnsman Tarl Cabot in his newest experience at the parallel planet of Gor and its unique way of life and social norms. Tarl has devoted his lifestyles to making sure that the Priest-Kings continue to exist the tough lands of Gor, yet a savage tribe that heavily guards its secrets and techniques has halted his quest. To proceed his quest, Tarl needs to resolve the mysteries of this unusual, inner most band of nomads referred to as the Wagon humans or die making an attempt. he's the single guy alive who has now not trembled within the presence of this mysterious tribe. Now he's embarking at the such a lot perilous event of his time at the counter-world of Gor. Will he be accredited by way of the tribe and examine the secrets and techniques they safeguard with their lives or will he die making an attempt? Coinciding with the fortieth anniversary of the 1st publication of the Gorean Saga, TARNSMAN OF GOR, E-Reads is proud to liberate the first actual whole book of all Gor books by way of John Norman, in either print and booklet variants, together with the long-awaited twenty sixth novel within the saga, WITNESS OF GOR. a few of the unique Gor books were out of print for years, yet their attractiveness has persevered. each one ebook of this unencumber has been particularly edited by way of the writer and is a definitive textual content.
By P. W. Catanese
"Seven at one blow!" that is what they are saying concerning the courageous Little Tailor -- he killed seven foes with one blow. yet not anyone can end up it really is even precise. in addition to, that came about many years in the past, and the courageous Little Tailor is now an outdated guy. So what occurs whilst a military of offended trolls invades his kingdom?
Meet Patch Ridlin. he is a tailor's uncomplicated apprentice within the distant village of Crossfield. he is a troublesome employee who is by no means sought after for far, other than might be a bit event. but if he rescues his buddy Osbert from an getting older and decrepit troll, Patch unearths himself anything of a city hero. note of his bravery fast spreads in the course of the nation-state, and Patch is summoned to the king's fort. King Milo wishes his support to salary battle on a gang of trolls threatening to smash the dominion.
quickly Patch unearths himself engaged in an all-out conflict opposed to the trolls. With in simple terms assistance from a idiot named Simon and a maddening riddle, can Patch determine the troll's deadly flaw? Or is the dominion destined to perish?
By Robin Hobb
Prince Dutiful has been rescued from his Piebald kidnappers and the court docket has resumed its basic rhythms. There FitzChivalry Farseer, gutted via the lack of his wolf bondmate, needs to absorb place of dwelling at Buckkeep as a journeyman assassin.
Posing as a bodyguard, Fitz turns into the eyes and ears in the back of the partitions, guiding a state straying toward civil strife on a daily basis. Amid a large number of difficulties, Fitz needs to make sure that nobody betrays the Prince’s secret—one which could topple the throne: that he, like Fitz, possesses the dread “beast magic.” merely Fitz’s friendship with the idiot brings him solace. yet even that's shattered while devastating revelations from the Fool’s earlier are uncovered. Bereft of help and adrift in intrigue, Fitz reveals that his greatest problem can be just to survive.
Praise for Robin Hobb and Golden Fool
“Fantasy because it must be written . . . Robin Hobb’s books are diamonds in a sea of zircons.”—George R. R. Martin
“[Robin Hobb] ranks close to the pinnacle of the excessive myth box. . . . [She] juggles all of the balls with aplomb, along with supplying spot-on characterizations.”—Publishers Weekly
“Solid storytelling with heat and heart.”—The Kansas urban Star
From the Hardcover edition.
By Ron Marz
Famous person author Ron Marz (Ion, The Darkness) maintains his groundbreaking run on Witchblade and divulges the genuine starting place of the Witchblade for the 1st time!
Sara Pezzini earnings a real figuring out of the Witchblade as wielder and blade develop into one for the 1st time!
By Patrick Rothfuss
“There are 3 issues all clever males worry: the ocean in typhoon, an evening with out moon, and the anger of a steady man.”
My identify is Kvothe. you have got heard of me.
So starts off the story of a hero instructed from his personal element of view—a tale unequaled in fable literature. Now in The clever Man’s Fear, Day of The Kingkiller Chronicle, Kvothe takes his first steps at the direction of the hero and learns how tough existence should be while a guy turns into a legend in his personal time.
By Robert Jordan
The Wheel of Time turns and a while come and cross. What used to be, what is going to be, and what's, may possibly but fall below the Shadow.
Let the Dragon experience back at the winds of time.
By Catherynne M. Valente
A publication of Wonders for Grown-Up Readers
Every as soon as in an excellent whereas a publication comes alongside that reminds us of the magic spell that tales cancast over us--to dazzle, entertain, and enlighten. Welcome to the Arabian Nights for our time--a lush and fantastical epic sure to spirit you clear of the first actual page....
Secreted away in a backyard, a lonely lady spins tales to hot a curious prince: ordinary feats and unspeakable fates that loop via one another and again back to fulfill within the tapestry of her voice. Inked on her eyelids, each one twisting, tattooed story is a section within the puzzle of the girl's personal hidden historical past. And what stories she tells! stories of shape-shifting witches and wild horsewomen, heron kings and beast princesses, snake gods, puppy priests, and dwelling stars--each tale more odd and really good than the one who got here ahead of. From ill-tempered "mermaid" to fastidious Beast, not anything is ever particularly what it kind of feels in those ever-shifting tales--even, and particularly, their teller. embellished with illustrations by means of the mythical Michael Kaluta, Valente's mesmerizing lyrical fable bargains a wide ranging reinvention of the untold myths and darkish fairy stories that form our desires. And simply if you imagine you've come to the tip, you understand the journey has in basic terms begun....
By Lynn Flewelling
The Nightrunners are again during this gripping novel filled with Lynn Flewelling’s trademark motion, intrigue, and richly imagined characters.
More than the dissolute noblemen they seem like, Alec and Seregil are skillful spies, devoted to serving queen and state. but if they stumble throughout proof of a plot pitting Queen Phoria opposed to Princess Klia, the 2 Nightrunners will locate their loyalties torn as by no means earlier than. Even on the better of occasions, the royal court docket at Rhíminee is a serpents’ nest of intrigue, yet with the struggle opposed to Plenimar going badly, treason simmers slightly below the surface.
And that’s now not all that poses a chance: A mysterious plague is spreading in the course of the crowded streets of town, remarkable old and young alike. Now, as panic mounts and the physique count number rises, hidden secrets and techniques emerge. And as Seregil and Alec are approximately to benefit, conspiracies and plagues have something in universal: The treatment should be as lethal because the disease.