First novel in the First Brood series. Vampires are dying by the hundreds. The Lilim - vampires born of Lilith - are accustomed to death, but their brethren are being taken in their sleep with not a single physical trace left on or near the piles of ash that were once their bodies. When Lilith calls her favorite vampire son, Auris, to investigate, he risks his very soul to find the Dreamhunter and save his kin from extermination. But this hunter's appearance dredges up painful secrets from Auris' past which may destroy his mind well before the Dreamhunter can steal his soul.
When the Doctor and Leela arrive in Derbyshire and get caught up in the hunt for a missing girl, they soon discover that the legend of the White Worm is very much alive, even in 1979. And it seems that the Doctor isn't the only Time Lord on the trail...
In Yellow Jessamine, shipping magnate Evelyn Perdanu controls the dying city of Delphinium with trade deals and secrets. But when mysterious sickness sparks death and obsession, all leading back to her, Evelyn's brittle existence is strained to breaking. She retreats to her estate, amidst paranoia and poisonous secrets, intent on rooting out this plague before it destroys everything she has built.
Disarmed and leaderless after a Russian sneak attack, the United States is united no longer. But a lone warrior from the skies—fighter pilot, Hawk Hunter has emerged to lift America from the ashes of defeat. The armies of freedom now control the western U.S. But the evil New Order is raising a huge mercenary force to reclaim America. Hunter is the only one who can prevent this. From the cockpit of his MiG-25 Foxbat, he launches his swift and bloody kamikaze raid. But a full-scale victory calls for an infiltration of the New Order’s inner circle. He must decimate every enemy of the free world in order to save the future of America.
A bumbling city guard. A ghastly murder. Terror in the Sultan's Realm.
A grisly crime and a grieving widow plunge Shoki, a lowly city guard—who never wanted the job (thanks mother and father) and is described by his superiors, in their kinder moments, as blundering—into an investigation that involves no less than one who claimed himself a Sultan of the Realm.
Shoki is sure he's got it right. He knows who the killer is.
But does he have the courage to defy his commanders, buck a system that hasn't the least leeway for independent initiative, and bring a killer to justice?
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What do we give away when we click “I AGREE” to the terms of service on our phones? Why are the billionaires desperately squirrelling away all that money? Why do old photographs and songs hint at a history we can’t remember? Why do professional sports teams need new stadiums so often? And why is everyone so depressed?
These are just a few mysteries that Ms. Never takes on (and possibly answers) in startling fashion.
Farya Navurian seems like an ordinary young woman trying to get ahead in the city while struggling with depression. But her depression is anything but ordinary – it has the power to destroy time and space. Growing up the moody daughter of a space-faring hero of The Greater Anointed Imperial Ohioan Commonwealth, Farya annihilated most of that world and its history, leaving behind the husk-like Buckeye State.
One day at a record swap, she meets Bryan, a divorced telecom CEO. More than record collecting, what they share is that they each carry a howling secret. Bryan’s business is a cover for a bigger operation that buys human souls and sells luxury afterlives using shady terms of service in mobile-phone contracts.
The two of them fall in love, and as they start a life together, their secrets back them into a corner where they have to come clean – and take drastic steps – to save themselves, and possibly reality itself.
“Ms. Never is a big-picture novel, which encompasses the nature of reality, the universe, and life after death… an imaginative, creative triumph and one that has some power to change the reader.” – Lost Coast Review
“This is a great story with a powerful theme and just about enough mystery to keep you asking questions. It introduces a really unique concept on understanding depression and its impact." – Independent Book Review
The TDF Marco Polo embarks on its maiden voyage outside Earth's Solar System leading to the discovery of an extinct civilisation destroyed by orbital bombardment. Deep underground is a mysterious library of alien secrets.The Terran Republic unravels the clues, forcing its politicians, scientists, navy and marines to engage in an epic journey of space exploration, space battles and combat behind enemy lines. They must rally their forces to defend the Earth as they discover "The Others" are coming . . .
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