Dragonforge (Dragon Age series Book 2)

By James Maxey

Following the occasions of the radical Bitterwood, a brand new and untested dragon-king now principles the land. The firebrand prophet Ragnar has raised a military of fellows to overthrow the dragons, and their first objective is town of Dragon Forge, domestic to the foundries that offer guns and armor for the king's squaddies. by contrast back-drop of battle, the mythical dragon-slayer Bant Bitterwood unearths himself in an uneasy alliance with a sun-dragon named Hex as they race to halt the genocidal schemes of the main risky creature alive: Blasphet, the homicide God.

“For the sake of humanity, take part Bitterwood’s revolt.” – Kirkus Reviews

“A grabber from web page one, a wise story of experience and revenge sprinkled with echoes of our personal risky occasions. James Maxey’s international of dragons and people at struggle is so solidly and engagingly rendered that I by no means desired to leave.” – John Marco

“Bitterwood is an not going hero in a wealthy global, with a wealthy heritage that holds many surprises. James Maxey tells his tale with a certain hand. benefit from the journey!” – Carrie Vaughn

"Fine motion and funky international development. Anne McCaffrey via a replicate darkly." – E. E. Knight

“A fantastic hero story.” – Orson Scott Card

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The Fell Sword (The Traitor Son Cycle)

Betrayal, nevertheless, is unfastened.
When the Emperor is taken hostage, the crimson Knight and his males locate their prone in excessive call for -- and themselves surrounded by way of enemies. the rustic is in insurrection, the capital urban is besieged and any victory should be challenging gained. however the pink Knight has a plan.
The query is, can he negotiate the political, magical, actual and romantic battlefields while -- specifically while he intends to be successful on all of them?

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The Burning Bridge (The Ranger's Apprentice, Book 2)

The overseas bestselling sequence with over five million copies bought within the U.S. alone!

For years, the dominion of Araluen has prospered, with the evil lord Morgarath adequately in the back of the impassable mountains. For years, its humans have felt safe. however the scheming hand of the darkish lord has no longer been idle. . . . on a different venture for the rangers, will and his good friend Horace, an apprentice knight, commute to a neighboring village and become aware of the unsettling fact: all of the villagers have both been slain or captured. yet why? may perhaps it's that Morgarath has eventually devised a plan to deliver his legions over the supposedly insurmountable move? if this is the case, the king?s military is in approaching chance of being beaten in a fierce ambush. and should and Horace are the single ones who can retailer them.

Perfect for fanatics of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the earrings, T.H. White’s The Sword within the Stone, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon sequence, and George R. R. Martin’s video game of Thrones/A music of Ice and hearth series.

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An Echo in Time: Atlantis (Ancient Future Trilogy)

By Traci Harding

The slender stairway contained in the mountain ended in a door that opened right into a large marble plateau. Upon this stood a stone circle of 9 of the most important hunks of polished crystal Tory had ever noticeable. A turbulent cloud erupted overhead, its middle alive with electromagnetic activity.

For two decades the kingdoms of Prydyn, Dumnonia and Dalriada have prospered in peace below the suggestions in their excessive King, Maelgwn of Gwynedd, and his sturdy Queen, Tory. but if the excessive King is afflicted with insanity and a mysterious plague, Britain is determined to be thrown into the chaos of yesteryear.

Tory seeks the recommendation of a sophisticated civilization that thrived lengthy earlier than recorded background, the place males of significant studying and miracles have been plentiful. the ladies of the Otherworld conform to reduction Tory to make her passage again via time. yet as soon as in Atlantis, Tory needs to use her personal units to discover the therapy she seeks and the way to go back to her family at midnight Ages.

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Stupid Perfect World

By Scott Westerfeld

In this future-set novella through bestselling writer Scott Westerfeld, Kieran Black lives in a "perfect" global. ailment and hunger were eliminated, sleep makes no sense, and it takes no time in any respect to move from the Bahamas to the moon. yet now Kieran has to take shortage, a category approximately how humans lived within the undesirable previous days. And as though sitting via an hour of shortage on a daily basis wasn't miserable adequate, it is ultimate initiatives time. each one scholar needs to select a few type of historic worry to event for 2 entire weeks. Kieran chooses having to sleep 8 hours an evening, which does not look too annoying.

Maria Borsotti hasn't ever suggestion a lot of Kieran, yet she makes a decision to take pity on him and aid him out together with his undertaking. quickly, Kieran is sound asleep and having vibrant desires, whereas Maria, whose shortage venture is to renounce all teenage hormone law, is experiencing feelings she by no means knew she had. As their assignments draw them nearer jointly, they start to wonder whether the olden days were not so undesirable. perhaps anything has been lacking from their ideal lives after all?

Epic Reads Impulse is a electronic imprint with new releases each one month.

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The northern girl

By Elizabeth A Lynn

This novel of a tender servant woman who unearths the warrior inside of herself--and noticeably alters the peaceful-but-oppressive international during which she lives--is the ultimate quantity in Elizabeth Lynn's global myth Award-winning trilogy.

"A fabulous mixture of myth and realism." --Marion Zimmer Bradley

"Astonishing." --Theodore Sturgeon

"A high quality ear for the ideal be aware and an outstanding eye for action." --Vonda McIntyre

"Unusual, strong and beautiful." --John Varley

"A booklet of intensity and power and surprises." --Robert Silverberg

"Her girls have dignity and strength." --Marge Piercy

"An experience tale for humanists and feminists." --Joanna Russ

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The Warlord Wants Forever (Immortals After Dark, Book 1)

By Kresley Cole

The Warlord wishes ceaselessly - the sensually charged novella that begun all of it, now with an particular excerpt from MacRieve!

during this hot sequence opener, number 1 manhattan occasions bestseller Kresley Cole introduces the beautiful Immortals After darkish sequence. The e-book additionally contains an specific prolonged excerpt from MacRieve, the hugely expected subsequent installment within the series.

The Warlord
Nikolai Wroth, a ruthless vampire normal, will cease at not anything to discover his Bride, the only girl who can blood him, making his center beat and filling him with energy. Coldly in simple terms within the energy his Bride will deliver, he can not often think while Myst the Coveted awakens him physique and soul.

The Seductress
Famed in the course of the global because the most lovely Valkyrie, Myst has dedicated her existence to preserving a mystical jewel and to struggling with the vampires.Wroth offers her with the fitting chance to torment her sworn enemy for along with his new heartbeat comes a eating sexual wish which could in simple terms be slaked via her. Denying him, she flees, suffering to omit his searing, possessive kiss.

the search is on
She eludes him for 5 years, yet he has eventually chased her to flooring and stolen her enchanted jewel, giving him absolute strength over her. Now that shes his for the taking, he intends to make her adventure first-hand the agonizing, never-ending lust she subjected him to for part a decade. but while Nikolai realizes he desires excess of vengeance from Myst and frees her, will she come again to him?

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Knife of Dreams: Book Eleven of 'The Wheel of Time' (The Wheel of Time, Book 11)

By Robert Jordan

The Wheel of Time turns, and Robert Jordan provides us the 11th quantity of his impressive masterwork of fantasy.

The useless are strolling, males die very unlikely deaths, and it sort of feels as if fact itself has turn into volatile: All are indicators of the imminence of Tarmon Gai'don, the final conflict, while Rand al'Thor, the Dragon Reborn, needs to confront the darkish One as humanity's purely wish. yet Rand dares now not struggle till he possesses the entire surviving seals at the darkish One's felony and has handled the Seanchan, who threaten to overrun all international locations this facet of the Aryth Ocean and more and more look too entrenched to be fought off. yet his try to make a truce with the Seanchan is shadowed by way of treachery that could rate him every little thing. regardless of the fee, although, he should have that truce. And he faces different hazards. There are these one of the Forsaken who will visit any size to determine him dead--and the Black Ajah is at his side....

Unbeknownst to Rand, Perrin has made his personal truce with the Seanchan. it's a deal made with the darkish One, in his eyes, yet he'll do no matter what is required to rescue his spouse, Faile, and smash the Shaido who captured her. one of the Shaido, Faile works to unfastened herself whereas hiding a mystery that may provide her her freedom or reason her destruction. And at a city referred to as Malden, the 2 Rivers longbow can be matched opposed to Shaido spears.

Fleeing Ebou Dar via Seanchan-controlled Altara with the abducted Daughter of the 9 Moons, Mat makes an attempt to court docket the lady to whom he's half-married, understanding that she is going to entire that rite finally. yet Tuon coolly leads him on a merry chase as he learns that even a present could have deep importance one of the Seanchan Blood and what he thinks he understands of ladies isn't really adequate to avoid wasting him. For purposes of her personal, which she is going to now not display until eventually a time of her making a choice on, she has pledged to not get away, yet Mat nonetheless sweats every time there are Seanchan squaddies close to. Then he learns that Tuon herself is in lethal possibility from these very infantrymen. To get her to defense, he needs to do what he hates worse than work....

In Caemlyn, Elayne fights to achieve the Lion Throne whereas attempting to stay clear of what turns out a definite civil conflict may still she win the crown....

In the White Tower, Egwene struggles to undermine the sisters dependable to Elaida from within....

The winds of time became a hurricane, and issues that everybody believes are mounted in position perpetually are altering prior to their eyes. Even the White Tower itself is not any longer a spot of safeguard. Now Rand, Perrin and Mat, Egwene and Elayne, Nynaeve and Lan, or even Loial, needs to trip these typhoon winds, or the darkish One will triumph.

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The Eternal War (UK Edition) (TimeRiders, Book 4)

By Alex Scarrow

Liam O'Connor must have died at sea in 1912.

Maddy Carter must have died on a aircraft in 2010.

Sal Vikram must have died in a hearth in 2026.

But all 3 were given a moment probability -- to paintings for an corporation that not anyone understands exists.

Its goal: to avoid time go back and forth destroying historical past . . .

A time wave has struck that alters the complete background of the yankee Civil struggle. Abraham Lincoln has Liam into the current from 1831 -- and now the realm is in a deadly country of limbo . . .

If the TimeRiders can't go back Lincoln to the prior, the Civil battle will never finish. Can Maddy convince colonels on each side of no man's land to stop fireplace lengthy adequate to save lots of the longer term?

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Tanequil (The High Druid of Shannara)

By Terry Brooks

Darkish magic has opened a gateway to the Forbidding and trapped inside it Grianne Ohmsford, rightful excessive Druid of Shannara. Rescuing Grianne should be in simple terms the start of the hassle to come back the 4 Lands to a few semblance of peace. in simple terms her younger nephew, Penderrin, has any wish of returning her to energy. yet to breach the Forbidding and produce Grianne again to the wildlife, Pen needs to locate the fabled Tanequil . . . and the talisman it by myself grants. that suggests traveling into the Inkrim–a dreaded sector thick with shadows and haunted by means of harrowing legends. And there, Pen will strike a cut price extra dire than he might ever imagine.

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