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Das Lied von Eis und Feuer 09. Der Sohn des Greifen

By George R. R. Martin

Der Kampf um den eisernen Thron geht weiter ... Die heißersehnte Fortsetzung des größten Epos unserer Zeit!

Die Sieben Königreiche zerfallen weiter im Machtkampf der großen Adelshäuser, die einander eifersüchtig belauern in ihrer Gier nach dem Eisernen Thron. Einigkeit finden sie nur in ihrem Misstrauen gegen Daenerys Targaryen, der rechtmäßigen Erbin der Krone. Gemeinsam mit ihren drei Drachen und einer stetig wachsenden Armee greift sie vom Osten aus nach der Herrschaft über Westeros. Die größte Gefahr droht derweil jedoch aus dem Norden, wo schreckliche Geschöpfe sich erheben, um die Menschen des Südens zu überrennen. Allein Kommandant Jon Schnee und seine wenigen tapferen Männer von der Nachtwache stemmen sich verzweifelt gegen diese finstere Übermacht …

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Superpowers: A Novel

By David J. Schwartz

Madison, Wisconsin: in the summertime of 2001, 5 university juniors get up with . . . not only a hangover, yet superpowers. . . .

Jack Robinson: Grew up on a farm, works in a chem lab, and brews his personal beer. Age: 19. Superpower: SPEED.

Caroline Bloom: Has an aptitude for style layout and a mom who’s thoroughly out of contact. Works as a waitress for a lunatic boss.
Age: 20. Superpower: FLIGHT.

Harriet Bishop: Studied violin, guitar, and piano . . . and was once negative at all of them. Now writes approximately song for the campus paper.
Age: 20. Superpower: ­INVISIBILITY.

Mary Beth Layton: Is handling a 3.8, yet appears like she’s operating thrice as challenging because the humans round her.
Age: 20. Superpower: STRENGTH.

Charlie Frost: Has an nervous means approximately him, and constantly seems like he’s on day a hundred and one of his most up-to-date haircut.
Age: 20. Superpower: TELEPATHY.

But how do you comply with a rare skill whilst you’re a typical individual? What if you’re now not prepared for the accountability that includes nice energy? and the way do you retain your head in an international that’s going mad?

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By Arwen Elys Dayton

“Katniss and Tris could approve.”—TeenVogue.com

   The evening Quin Kincaid takes her Oath, she is going to develop into what she has informed to be her whole existence. she's going to develop into a Seeker. this is often her legacy, and it's an honor.
   As a Seeker, Quin will struggle beside her closest partners, Shinobu and John, to guard the vulnerable and the wronged. jointly they'll stand for gentle in a shadowy world.
   And she'll be with the boy she loves--who's additionally her most sensible friend.
   however the evening Quin takes her Oath, every thing changes.
   Being a Seeker isn't what she inspiration. Her relatives isn't really what she inspiration. Even the boy she loves isn't really who she thought.
   And now it really is too overdue to stroll away.

"This booklet will now not disappoint."-USAToday.com

"Fans of Veronica Roth’s Divergent, Marie Lu’s Legend, and Suzanne Collins’s The starvation video games sequence: your subsequent obsession has arrived."-School Library Journal

"In this robust commencing to a advanced family members saga...Dayton excels at developing memorable characters."-Publishers Weekly

“[A] genre-blending sci-fi, fantasy…[with] action-packed scenes.”—Booklist

"Secrets, chance, and romance meet in this unforgettable epic fantasy." —Kami Garcia, no 1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of Beautiful Creatures & writer of Unbreakable

"A tightly-woven, action-packed tale of survivial and experience, Seeker is ideal for lovers of Game of Thrones." —Tahereh Mafi, writer of the New York Times bestselling Shatter Me sequence

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Last Call: A Novel (Fault Lines)

By Tim Powers

In Last Call, the Locus delusion Award and global fable Award winner via Tim Powers, ex-professional gambler Scott Crane hasn't lower back to Las Vegas, or held a hand of playing cards, in ten years. yet nightmares a few unusual poker video game he as soon as attended—a contest he believed he walked clear of an incredible winner—are drawing him again to the mystical city.. as the mythic video game didn't finish that evening in 1969. And the cost of his winnings used to be his soul.

This variation of Last Call encompasses a precise P.S. part with extra insights from the writer, heritage fabric, feedback for additional interpreting, and more.

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Hunt of the Bandham: The Bowl of Souls: Book Three

By Trevor H. Cooley

Ewzad Vriil’s hold has fallen and Justan has been reunited together with his neighbors. however the nation is still in turmoil. the mum of the moonrats nonetheless builds the darkish Prophet’s military of monsters within the mountains and the conflict Academy’s forces are weakened. Justan’s bonds with Fist and Gwyrtha have made him greater and swifter, however the extra he learns approximately his powers, the extra questions he has. He seeks out the bonding wizard grasp Coal, hoping that the fellow can educate him what he must find out about his magic sooner than he hurts his bonded and himself. Deathclaw has freed Talon from Ewzad Vriil’s energy purely to discover that she isn't any longer the sister he used to grasp. in the meantime, a brand new creature is born; a beast designed to seek dragons. Will they continue to exist the search of the Bandham? Hunt of the Bandham is the 3rd ebook within the Bowl of Souls sequence.

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The Wild (The Secret Journeys of Jack London, Book 1)

By Christopher Golden, Tim Lebbon

The area is aware Jack London as awriter who lived his personal thrilling,real-life adventures. yet there are elements of his existence that experience remained hidden for a few years, issues even he couldn’t set down in writing. Terrifying, mysterious,bizarre, and magical —these are the key trips of Jack London.

We meet Jack at age seventeen, following millions of fellows and ladies into the Yukon Territory looking for gold. For Jack, the adventure holds the promise of one other type of fortune:challenge and experience. yet what he reveals within the wild north is whatever way more sinister than he can have ever imagined: kidnapping and slavery, the murderous nature of determined males, and, amidst all of it, supernatural beasts o f the barren region that prey upon the weak point in men’s hearts. Jack’s survival depends upon his skill to quell the demons inside of himself up to these without.

Acclaimed authors Christopher Golden and Tim Lebbon, besides illustrator Greg Ruth, have crafted a masterful story either vintage and modern, a gripping unique tale of the magical within the culture of the nice Jack London.

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The Peculiar

By Stefan Bachmann

The overseas bestseller and debut novel through teenage writer and classical musician Stefan Bachmann is a component homicide secret, half gothic myth, half clockwork experience. Best-selling writer Rick Riordan acknowledged of The Peculiar, "Stefan Bachmann breathes clean lifestyles into old magic."

Don't get your self spotted and also you will not get your self hanged. within the faery slums of tub, Bartholomew and his little sister Hettie reside by means of those phrases. Bartholomew and Hettie are Peculiars, and neither faeries nor people wish whatever to do with them. but if Peculiars commence exhibiting up in London murdered and lined with pink tattoos, Bartholomew breaks the entire ideas and will get himself spotted. packed with magic, amazing innovations, and interesting characters akin to Mr. Jelliby and Lord Lickerish, this tale of friendship, bravery, and nonstop motion experience was once hailed by way of best-selling writer Christopher Paolini as "swift, powerful, and interesting. hugely recommended." The Peculiar ends with a extraordinary cliff-hanger, and the tale concludes in The Whatnot.

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Ironhand's Daughter: A Novel of the Hawk Queen

By David Gemmell

The armies of the Outlanders overwhelmed the highlanders on the conflict of Colden Moor–killing their best warriors and breaking their freeborn spirit. The highlanders at the moment are a conquered humans, governed by way of the brutal Baron Gottasson.
Prophecies converse of the arriving of a brand new chief, a descendent of Ironhand, mightiest of the highland kings. a pace-setter who will throw off the Outlander yoke. yet just one highlander consists of the blood of Ironhand: Sigarni, a wild and willful teenage lady who cares for not anything keep her personal matters. until eventually a fateful come upon thrusts her onto a course of uprising. Now, hunted through the baron’s infantrymen and stalked via an evil sorcerer, Sigarni might be compelled to satisfy her future . . . or perish.

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The Serpent's Shadow (Kane Chronicles, Book 3)

By Rick Riordan

He's b-a-a-ack! regardless of their top efforts, Carter and Sadie Kane can not seem to preserve Apophis, the chaos snake, down. Now Apophis is threatening to plunge the realm into everlasting darkness, and the Kanes are confronted with the very unlikely job of getting to damage him as soon as and for all. regrettably, the magicians of the home of existence are close to civil conflict, the gods are divided, and the younger initiates of Brooklyn condo stand nearly on my own opposed to the forces of chaos. The Kanes' in simple terms wish is an historic spell that would flip the serpent's personal shadow right into a weapon, however the magic has been misplaced for a millennia. to discover the reply they want, the Kanes needs to depend upon the murderous ghost of a robust magician who may be able to cause them to the serpent's shadow . . . or may perhaps cause them to their deaths within the depths of the underworld.

Nothing below the mortal global is at stake while the Kane family members fulfills its future during this exciting end to the Kane Chronicles.

Exclusive to the paperback variation: "The Son of Sobek", an exhilarating new brief tale from Rick Riordan the place Carter Kane meets Percy Jackson!

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