Download The Better Mousetrap (J.W. Wells and Co. Series, Book 5) by Tom Holt PDF

By Tom Holt

It touches all our lives—our triumphs and tragedies, our proudest achievements, our such a lot hectic mess ups. Alloyed of affection and worry, loss of life and hearth, and the inscrutable acts of the gods, assurance is certainly the strength that binds the universe jointly. rarely dazzling, hence, that Frank chippie, one of many finest magical practitioners of our age, felt himself irresistibly interested in it. until eventually, that's, he met Jane, a high-flying company heroine with an stressful behavior of falling out of timber and getting killed. time and again. It's now not lengthy ahead of Frank and Jane locate themselves nose to nose with the best enigma of our occasions: whilst is a door no longer a door? while it's a mousetrap.

Paperback: 368 pages
Publisher: Little, Brown ebook team; 1 variation (July 1, 2009)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1841495042
ISBN-13: 978-1841495040

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Download Heaven To Wudang (Journey To Wudang, Book 3) by Kylie Chan PDF

By Kylie Chan

The demons that can regulate stones and elementals were defeated, however the strongest of Simon Wong's affiliates nonetheless is still to create nearly undetectable copies of people and Shen. This demon allies with Kitty Kwok to organize a torturous capture for Emma and Simone from which they could by no means return.

Wudang Mountain is enveloped by way of darkish foreboding as Xuan Wu befins to reappear - occasionally human, occasionally turtle, yet continually with out memory.

Emma and Simone are in a race opposed to time as they struggle to rescue Xuan Wu ... beforfe the demons catch him.

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Download Black Scales, White Fur (Journey To Wudang, Book 4) by Kylie Chan PDF

By Kylie Chan

The Demon King’s harem is a perilous position, with the Snake moms continually scuffling with for prizes and promoting. however the smallest Snake mom doesn’t are looking to play the tough video games; she simply desires to create attractive artistic endeavors. After an opportunity assembly with the Celestial Emperor of the West, the White Tiger, she quietly plots to flee Hell and locate freedom – and even perhaps love.

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Download The Lord of Castle Black (The Khaavren Romances, Book 4) by Steven Brust PDF

By Steven Brust

Brust resumes his pastiche of Dumas' musketeers saga with this recasting of Le Vicomte de Brantome that relates the adventures of Piro, son of Brust's D'Artagnan, Khaavren. Piro's studies, the recovery of the Dragaeran Empire, the doings of the younger dragonlord Morrolan, and a few subplots make for a close, fast-moving tale that ends with one other cliffhanger. Readers conversant in the Khaavren romances (start with The Phoenix Guards, 1991; proceed with Years After, 1994) and Brust's past Vlad Taltos yarns will get pleasure from this newest bankruptcy within the lengthy sequence. a superb learn by itself, it additionally discloses the backgrounds of a few vital characters within the Vlad novels. For these strange with the sequence, a minimum of Brust amusingly summarizes this book's instant predecessor, the trails of the lifeless [BKL D 15 02], and offers an inventory of characters.

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Download Mortalis (Demon Wars, Book 4) by R. A. Salvatore PDF

By R. A. Salvatore

The lengthy fight is over finally. The demon dactyl is not any extra, its darkish sorceries shattered by way of the gemstone magic wielded via the girl referred to as Pony. yet victory didn't come simply. Many lives have been misplaced, together with Pony’s lover, the elf-trained ranger Elbryan Wynden.

Despite the dactyl’s death, the dominion nonetheless seethes within the comparable cauldron of plots and machinations. but if a perilous affliction without notice seems one of the humans of Corona, Pony needs to adopt a pilgrimage that might try out her powers–and her faith–as by no means earlier than. observing her each step of how is the guy she hates particularly else: Marcalo De’Unnero, the villain accountable for Elbryan’s demise . . . who may wish not anything greater than to guide Pony down that very same treacherous route to destruction.

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Download The Thousand Names (The Shadow Campaigns, Book 1) by Django Wexler PDF

By Django Wexler

Enter an epic myth international that echoes with the thunder of muskets and the clang of steel—but the place the genuine conflict is opposed to a sophisticated and sinister magic....

Captain Marcus d’Ivoire, commander of 1 of the Vordanai empire’s colonial garrisons, used to be resigned to serving out his days in a sleepy, distant outpost. yet that was once prior to a uprising upended his existence. And as soon as the powder smoke settled, he used to be left in command of a demoralized strength clinging tenuously to a small fort on the fringe of the desert.

to escape from her earlier, wintry weather Ihernglass masqueraded as a guy and enlisted as a ranker within the Vordanai Colonials, hoping merely to prevent detect. but if probability sees her promoted to command, she needs to win the hearts of her males and lead them into conflict opposed to most unlikely odds.

The fates of either those infantrymen and all of the males they lead rely on the newly arrived Colonel Janus guess Vhalnich, who has been despatched by way of the sick king to revive order. His army genius turns out to understand no bounds, and lower than his command, Marcus and wintry weather can consider the tide turning. yet their allegiance might be verified as they start to suspect that the enigmatic Janus’s pursuits expand past the battlefield and into the area of the supernatural—a realm with the facility to ignite a meteoric upward thrust, reshape the recognized global, and alter the lives of every body in its path.

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Download Servant of the Crown: A Powder Mage Novella by Brian McClellan PDF

By Brian McClellan

Captain Tamas is an formidable younger officer within the Adran military. As a commoner, he's one among only a few with no noble blood to carry a rank. whilst he demanding situations the son of a duke over an insult, the next duel lands him in scorching water with the the Aristocracy and the royal cabal of Privileged sorcerers. Tamas is quickly drawn right into a clash that is going to the very maximum workplace within the land, and his in basic terms best friend is the main not likely of individuals; a tender noblewoman named Erika, who wishes Tamas to coach her how you can wield her powers as a powder mage.

Occurs approximately thirty-five years ahead of the occasions in Promise of Blood.

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Download Spellmonger (The Spellmonger, Book 1) by Terry Mancour PDF

By Terry Mancour

Minalan gave up a promising occupation as a qualified warmage to stay the quiet lifetime of a village spellmonger within the distant mountain valley of Boval. It used to be a relaxed, attractive little fief, faraway from the damaging feudal petty squabbles of the 5 Duchies, at the international of Callidore. there have been cows. plenty of cows. And cheese. for 6 months issues went good: he came upon a old fashioned little store, befriended the neighborhood lord, the village folks enjoyed him, he stumbled on a pointy younger apprentice to aid out, and most sensible but, he met a beautiful younger widow with the prettiest eyes . . .

Then one evening Minalan is pressured to select up his mageblade back to protect his followed domestic from the leading edge of a military of goblins – gurvani, they name themselves – bent on a genocidal campaign opposed to all mankind. And that used to be the excellent news. The undesirable information used to be that their shamans have been armed with extra magical strength than has been noticeable because the days of the traditional Imperial Magocracy – and their chief, a mysterious, vengeful strength of hate and darkish magic, is headed on to Boval valley. the nice humans of Boval and their spellmonger have just one selection, to gap up within the over-sized Boval fort and wish they could suffer a siege opposed to enormous quantities of thousands.

When the folk glance to him for desire, Minalan does his top, yet there are multitudes of goblins, and so they wish Boval Vale as a staging flooring for an invasion of the full 5 Duchies, and in basic terms Minalan is status of their means. upload a jealous rival mage, a motley band of mercenaries, a delusional liege lord who insists victory is handy regardless of the hordes at his door, a temper, pregnant female friend and a catty ex-girlfriend who makes a speciality of intercourse magic -- all trapped in a stinking, besieged fort without desire of rescue, and you’ll comprehend why Minalan is keen to take his percentages with the goblins.

All that stands among the gurvani horde and the folk of the 5 Duchies is one drained, beaten baker’s son who sought after not anything greater than to be an easy spellmonger.

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