Odin's Child (Odd Tangle-Hair's Saga) by Bruce Macbain

By Bruce Macbain

An previous grudge erupts into violence as unusual Tangle-Hair refuses to backpedal from the lads he believes shamed his father and betrayed their historical past by means of turning clear of the previous gods in desire of the White Christ. but if the violence escalates and Odd's kin bears the brunt of it, he needs to go away his liked Iceland in the back of and locate his personal method within the world. The golden age of Viking conquest is fading while he's taking to the seas along with his rag-tag group, yet they'll voyage to primitive Lapland, war-torn Norway, the magic-drenched forests of Finland, and the borders of Russia, the place peculiar enlists within the retinue of a renegade prince. Odin's Child is the 1st of 3 books during which atypical recounts his life. 

Beautifully written, impeccably researched, and deeply rooted in the oral culture of tale telling, Bruce Macbain has woven an evocative saga that might sweep readers into the previous and plant them firmly in Odd's swiftly altering world. 

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Crystal Night by Marc J. Seifer

By Marc J. Seifer

Crystal evening is the sequel to Doppelgänger, a booklet which opens with the marriage of ace reporter, Rudy Styne, to Chessie Barnsworth, the affection of his lifestyles who occurs to be particularly pregnant. on the marriage ceremony, Abe Maxwell, an aged Jewish gentleman with a heavy German accessory insists that their baby receive a bris, whilst Rudy doesn't even understand that he may well in reality be Jewish. in the course of their honeymoon, Rudy and Chessie trip to Germany and that's the place he runs into his look-alike, one Rolf Linzman, son of industrialist Gunter Linzman, proprietor of MB airlines, a winning offshoot of Lufthansa.
The again tale, maintains the story of the Maxwells, a German Jewish relations suffering to keep up their elite airline in the course of WWI, during the air-war, flying with Hermann Göring and the crimson Baron within the first novel and carrying on with their go through the increase of Nazi Germany and the Holocaust via WWII in Crystal evening. the trendy tale keeps the saga of Rudy Styne, nonetheless at the path of a grasp hacker threatening to take over the net. On a private point, Rudy is additionally trying to find his beginning mom and dad someway associated with the Maxwells, and this mysterious Abe Maxwell, who in flip, is suing Gunter Linzman, the daddy of Rudy's doppelgänger to attempt and come back his long-lost airline, now 1000000000 greenback off-shoot of Lufthansa.

The total presentation of the rigors that confronted a Jewish-German kin throughout the upward thrust of Anti-Semitism... is stirring on how the triumph of religion and spirit, can conquer the anguish of a powerful, resilient humans in the course of one of many darkest sessions in sleek heritage. .... you're a masterful storyteller. Edith Moraglia, ny urban reader
I needed to let you know how a lot i'm enthralled with Crystal evening! you're a tremendous chronicler your wisdom is large! you may have woven such minute element into the tapestry or particularly net of the radical. It lives for me, that's the [Germany] and instances I keep in mind.
I rush via supper to get cozy at the couch with The booklet. i simply can't placed it down. Gloria McMurrough, Admissions place of work, Roger Williams University.

Author_Bio: Marc J. Seifer, Ph.D., is the bestselling writer of Wizard: The existence & occasions of Nikola Tesla. Featured within the ny instances, The Wall road magazine, The Washington publish and medical American, with appearances on AP overseas television, NPR, PBS American event, the BBC and Coast to Coast Radio, he has lectured at West element army Academy, LucasFilms business gentle & Magic, Oxford and Cambridge Universities in England, for the Serbian Academy of Sciences in Belgrade, in organization with the united states nation division in Zagreb Croatia and on the United international locations. Dr. Seifer is a handwriting specialist and retired instructor of psychology from Roger Williams collage.

Keywords: modern day mystery, secret, desktop hacker, anti-Semitism, German background, Hermann

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Moser Mansion's Ghosts - Amazing Gracie Mystery Series by Fay Risner

By Fay Risner

Moser Mansion leisure domestic for ladies in Locked Rock, Iowa grew to become a spooky position round Halloween. Libby Hook sees ghosts roaming round the mansion in the dark after the citizens hearken to ghost stories on the Halloween get together. Gracie Evans thinks the hauntings are the paintings of a crooked contactor who desires to purchase the mansion and switch it right into a resort. She thinks if the citizens are scared into relocating out, the contractor will kick them out in the street if Molly Lang has the same opinion to a sale. Molly is restrained to mattress until eventually her child is born. The citizens are in an uproar over all of the goings on and appears like the single person who has any solutions is Moxie McEntire's puppy conversing parrot Turkeyneck.

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A Time For Grace by E. WainDecker

By E. WainDecker

A TIME FOR GRACE ~ An grownup secret mystery. A story of lust, crime, homicide, relationships. Divorce can usually lead one to do notable issues. It has a manner of awakening one’s complete capability, beginning the gap among easily being there and taking cost; of redefining one’s lifestyles – studying new came upon feelings, and enacting on easy sexual wishes. a narrative with little barriers. A story of openness and little contrition. A TIME FOR GRACE entices with "sexy destinations, horny characters, and mouthwatering connoisseur meals because it takes the reader on a James Bond meets Agatha Christie trek, each one tale plot begging to be figured out as to who did what to whom" as one reader reviewed. demanding crimes, attention-grabbing characters combined with lots of intercourse ~ makes for an excellent read.

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Chez les Goncourt: Roman policier (French Edition) by Maxime Benoît-Jeannin

By Maxime Benoît-Jeannin

Un polar historique au coeur du Paris du XIXe siècle

Paris. Vers le milieu du moment Empire. Un soir de novembre. Annabella Cruz, une jeune prostituée voisine d’Edmond et Jules Goncourt, est mystérieusement assassinée sur le palier des deux écrivains.
Ce meurtre, dont on ne connaît pas l’auteur, va entraîner, avec l’intervention du commissaire Fenouil, une cascade d’étranges événements dans l’immeuble du forty three, rue Saint-Georges, où résident les deux frères, ce soir où, précisément, ils reçoivent Théophile Gautier, Gustave Flaubert, et quelques commensaux — hommes et femmes — de moindre significance, mais qui constituent un échantillon de choix de l. a. société artistique et littéraire de los angeles seconde moitié du XIXe siècle, sans laquelle l. a. modernité ne serait pas ce qu’elle est aujourd’hui…
Les personnages réels et imaginaires de ce dinner party épicurien sont les protagonistes d’une intrigue foisonnante et jubilatoire qui ne cesse de surprendre. Le jeune Léonce Jacquelain, qui vient de commettre un most efficient roman, La Passagère de l. a. Méduse, « gueulé » par Flaubert à los angeles fin du dîner, un temps soupçonné du meurtre d’Annabella Cruz, est en rivalité avec le grand romancier auprès de l’actrice rabelaisienne Suzanne Lagier, tandis qu’Edmond et Jules, qui inventent pour le débutant le Prix Goncourt, que l’aîné des deux frères ne fondera qu’à los angeles fin du siècle, découvrent los angeles scandaleuse double vie de leur servante dévouée, Rose Malingre… Et ce n’est pas fini… Ah ! il s’en passait de belles, on peut l’avouer maintenant, chez les Goncourt.

Enquêtes policières, crimes, meurtiers ... quels sombres mystères pèsent sur les deux célèbres écrivains ? A vous de le découvrir !

A PROPOS DE L'AUTEUR

Maxime Benoît-Jeannin, biographe de Georgette Leblanc (1998) et d’Eugène Ysaye (2001), romancier de Mademoiselle Bovary (1991) et d’Au bord du monde, un movie d’avant-guerre au cinéma Eden (2009).

EXTRAIT

À l’heure qui précédait le dîner et par n’importe quel temps, le jeune homme aimait se promener sur le street Montmartre. Au crépuscule de cette fin de journée de novembre assez clémente pour los angeles saison, il n’y connaissait encore personne et observait avec envie les rencontres entre amis et connaissances, ceux qui se contentaient d’un serrement de mains ou qui s’arrêtaient pour discuter un second avant, parfois, de se diriger vers le café le plus proche, en se tapant sur l’épaule. C’était los angeles vie de Paris telle qu’il l’avait rêvée à Gand, les foules sortant des passages, les discussions autour des affaires et des titres de journaux. Et les femmes, les Parisiennes, elles ne le décevaient pas. Toutes, dames du monde, ouvrières, actrices, lorettes, putains, il avait l’impression qu’elles lui donneraient sa likelihood pour autant qu’il sût leur plaire. Ses cheveux blonds, ses yeux bleus, son attract de dandy copiée sur Lucien de Rubempré dénotaient le provincial qu’une femme de trente ans accepterait sûrement de mettre à los angeles page.

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The Curse Of Darius: An Historical Novel of Intrigue and by Grant Henning

By Grant Henning

this can be the second one in a chain of historic novels provided to coach historic heritage and tradition with intrigue and suspense. It happens essentially in present-day Iran, yet pertains to the days of Darius the nice, Emperor of the Medo-Persian Empire, 521-486 BCE. It includes a number of of an identical characters within the previous novel, "The Keys of Electrum," that's dependent within the Akhenaten interval of historical Egypt and offers info about the historical Egyptian obelisks. within the current paintings, a mystery archeological day trip is embarked on Western Iran to find artifacts left by way of Darius which could have an effect on the current global order energy constitution. With exciting suspense the characters take you on a trip packed with insights into glossy Iranian and Kurdish tradition and during a number of perils alongside the way in which. even though it is a piece of fiction, it's according to ancient proof and knowledge and gives a significant studying experience.

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Victoria's Royal Secret by Philippa Dissel

By Philippa Dissel

Queen Victoria used to be illegitimate!

This sensational declare turns into more and more believable in Victoria’s Royal mystery, a old secret novel, so completely researched that one often forgets that the tale is fiction. the unconventional is a cross-century jigsaw puzzle which plaits the destinies of 3 ladies who provide their models of a narrative that ends up in its arguable end.

• Sarah, the fashionable heroine, inherits Princess Victoria’s lacking diary in addition to the magazine of girl flowers Hastings, girl in ready to the younger princess. Her strand of the tale follows her makes an attempt to turn out the diaries actual and the involvement of the media to whom any revelation approximately royal infidelity is gigantic information. And Sarah has infidelities of her personal to cope with …
• woman plants Hastings magazine means that she too is unfortunate in love yet there's a powerful distinction among sleek London and the repressed sexuality of the Victorian period. Her unhappy story culminates in an ill-fated infatuation with Sir John Conroy, equerry to Queen Victoria’s mom. The hostility among woman Sarah and the younger queen climaxes in a scandalous accusation that helped deliver down the Whig executive. yet woman flowers has one other card to play - the reality in the back of the unusual and premature loss of life of Victoria’s father…
• Princess Victoria’s diary includes additional revelations in regards to the function of Sir John whilst she discovers his dating along with her mom. Her lack of confidence is clear as she is manipulated via them within the politics of strength. Her correct to the throne may be threatened if the in poor health king dies ahead of her eighteenth birthday…
The strands of the tale are associated by means of old proof and clinical proof from a brand new millennium seek engine and everything fall into position because it is published that Sir John is
not simply Victoria’s traditional father however the attainable assassin of her royal father.

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HIDDEN MICKEY ADVENTURES 2: Peter and the Missing Mansion by Nancy Temple Rodrigue

By Nancy Temple Rodrigue

HIDDEN MICKEY ADVENTURES 2
Peter and the lacking Mansion

The sixth Hidden Mickey event secret through Nancy Temple Rodrigue. The storyline revolves round Walt Disney and Disneyland, written for Adults, kids, & Tweens (age nine & up). Hidden Mickey Adventures sequence, quantity 2.

THINGS appear FAMILIAR--BUT anything IS HORRIBLY WRONG

Alone and scared, Peter reveals himself within the far away prior and in entrance of a hauntingly-familiar mansion.

PETER'S stopover at TAKES a perilous TURN

As Peter will get to grasp the population of this mansion, humans usually are not as he suggestion. the fellow he idea used to be an blameless sufferer is now an adversary. Is there extra to the tale than he ever imagined?

CAN WOLF AND LANCE RESCUE PETER IN TIME?

Stairways to nowhere and hidden passageways, lit in basic terms via candles, may lead Lance to his son. Can he belief the one that will not be as she turns out? Is the Disney legend only a story--or is it the truth?

ONE fake STEP ALTERS THE DISNEYLAND all of us KNOW

On their go back, the 3 tourists locate they're the single ones who observe whatever has long past mistaken at Disneyland. it really is as much as them to guard Walt Disney's legacy.

CAN THEY discover what is WRONG--AND right IT?

The tale maintains with... HIDDEN MICKEY ADVENTURES three: The Mermaid's Tale

Another "E-Ticket" experience via Disney's history.

Want to head by yourself 'E-Ticket' experience? subsequent time you stopover at a Disney Park you could play in Quests like Adam & Lance via bringing with you a replica of HIDDEN MICKEY ADVENTURES in Disneyland - HIDDEN MICKEY ADVENTURES in Disney California Adventure, and for our east coast lovers: HIDDEN MICKEY ADVENTURES in WDW Magic Kingdom (or obtain one for your cellular device).

Hidden Mickey Adventures 2: Peter and the lacking Mansion is Flesch-Kincaid Grade 4.3 - Flesch interpreting Ease 84.5

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Die Sklavin des Sultans: Roman (German Edition) by Jane Johnson,pociao

By Jane Johnson,pociao

Intrigen, Sehnsucht und Begierden

Marokko 1677: Hinter den prächtigen Mauern und hohen Bogengängen des Sultanspalastes von Meknès wird Nus Nus, der Sohn eines verfeindeten Stammesfürsten, als Sklave gehalten und fristet ein tristes Leben als niederer Schreiber. Eines Tages wird er in die brutalen Intrigen der mächtigsten Angehörigen des Hofes hineingezogen: dem grausamen und rücksichtslosen Sultan Mulai Ismail, seiner einflussreichen Hauptfrau Zidana, berüchtigt für ihre Vorliebe für present und schwarze Magie, und dem hinterhältigen Großvisier Abdelaziz.

Zur selben Zeit wird die junge Engländerin Alys Swann von berberischen Piraten entführt und an den Hof von Meknès gebracht. Schon bald macht der Sultan sie zu seiner ersten Nebenfrau. In ihrem Kampf ums Überleben am Hof treffen Alys und Nus Nus aufeinander und gehen ein ungewöhnliches Bündnis ein – ein Bündnis, das zu einer tiefen und bewegenden Freundschaft wird. Doch Zidana setzt alles daran, die gefährliche Nebenbuhlerin auszuschalten ...

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The Tiger’s Prey by Wilbur Smith,Tom Harper

By Wilbur Smith,Tom Harper

The Malabar coast is stuffed with hazards: grasping tradesmen, fearless pirates, and males packed with vengeance. yet for a Courtney, the best risk could simply be his personal family…

Francis Courtney flees the relief of his Devonshire property whilst his stepfather’s playing accounts depart him penniless and in danger. He sails to South Africa with revenge and fortune on his brain: his uncle Tom Courtney killed his father, and Francis intends to avenge his demise and make his fortune within the procedure. even if, upon his arrival in Cape city, he uncovers a fact that leaves him crushed and disoriented.

Christopher Courtney units out to make his personal method on this planet, giving up his privileged place because the son of the Governor of Bombay. The perils and betrayals (deleted) on his trip carve a fierce warrior out of him, yet in addition they harden his soul and lead him to larger violence and treachery. because the lives of those Courtney males intertwine, the sins of the fathers will without end regulate the lives of a more youthful generation.

The Tiger’s Prey takes readers on an epic trip from the southernmost element of Africa, throughout the perilous waters of the Arabian Sea, to the luxurious Indian beach. it's a massive and breathless story of intrigue and family members betrayal from one of many world’s maximum storytellers.

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