Shadow's Son (Shadow Saga)

By Jon Sprunk

In the holy urban of Othir, treachery and corruption lurk on the finish of each highway, simply where for a contract murderer without loyalties and few scruples. Caim makes his residing at the fringe of a blade, but if a regimen activity is going south, he's thrust into the center of an insidious plot. Pitted opposed to crooked lawmen, rival killers, and sorcery from the opposite part, his merely allies are Josephine, the socialite daughter of his final goal, and gear, a dad or mum spirit not anyone else can see. during this struggle for his lifestyles, Caim in basic terms trusts his knives and his instincts, yet they won’t be sufficient while his quest for justice leads him from Othir’s unsafe again alleys to its shining corridors of energy. To unmask a conspiracy on the middle of the empire, he needs to declare his birthright because the Shadow’s Son. . . .

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The Steel Remains

By Richard K. Morgan

A dismal lord will upward push. Such is the prophecy that canines Ringil Eskiath—Gil, for short—a washed-up mercenary and onetime warfare hero whose cynicism is passed simply by means of the rate of his sword. Gil is estranged from his aristocratic relatives, but if his mom enlists his assist in liberating a cousin offered into slavery, Gil units out to trace her down. however it quickly turns into obvious that extra is at stake than the destiny of 1 younger girl. Grim sorceries are awakening within the land. a few converse in whispers of the go back of the Aldrain, a race of greatly feared, merciless but attractive demons. Now Gil and outdated comrades are all that stand within the method of a prophecy whose success will drown a complete international in blood. yet with heroes like those, the therapy might be worse than the disease.
 

From the Hardcover edition.

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Tarnsman of Gor

By John Norman

Tarl Cabot has continually believed himself to be a citizen of earth. He has no inkling that his future is much more than the small planet he has inhabited for the 1st twenty-odd years of his existence. One frosty wintry weather evening within the New England woods, he unearths himself transported to the planet of Gor, often referred to as counter-earth, the place every little thing is dramatically diversified from whatever he has ever skilled. It emerges that Tarl is to study as a Tarnsman, probably the most venerated positions within the inflexible, caste-bound Gorian society. he's disciplined by way of the easiest lecturers and warriors that Gor has to provide. . . yet to what end?

EPUB notice: I sourced this from a slightly imperfect undeniable textual content dossier. As such it's evidently lacking such formatting niceties as italics/bold face/etc, and all types of hyphens/dashes are proven as simple textual content hyphen-minuses. no longer excellent, yet readable. there have been a few extra visible formatting matters, like damaged paragraphs, a pair misordered pages, and so on, optimistically all of which have been corrected in my read-through. and naturally a few test mistakes (it's notable the variety of methods a observe like "tarn" that doesn't seem within the dictionary will be misconstrued). besides, confidently I cleared such a lot of it up, I'm certain I ignored a number of, it's evidently a great deal no longer retail... yet it's completely readable.

Actual ebook observe: sure, this ebook, and the full sequence it belongs to, in all fairness terrible. yet it's nonetheless loads of enjoyable, and that i loved it. confidently another individual will too ;)

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The Liminal People: A Novel

By Ayize Jama-Everett

Taggert can heal and damage with only a contact. whilst an ex demands aid, he hazards the wrath of his enigmatic grasp to attempt and retailer her daughter.
But whilst Taggert realizes the daughter has extra energy than even he can think, he has to combat with the very nature of his talents, let alone unmanned and uncreated gods, so as preserve the lady secure. in spite of everything, Taggert must use greater than his energy, he has to delve into his middle and soul to survive.
The Liminal People is a fast paced technological know-how fiction mystery with colors of the Matrix or Richard Morgan’s Takeshi Kovacs novels don’t fear, you haven’t learn this prior to: this can be whatever all new.

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Reckonings (Books of Magic, Book 6)

By Carla Jablonski

Timothy Hunter is rather like the other thirteen-year-old boy in London . . . apart from the tiny indisputable fact that he can be the main strong magician of his time. The time has come for Tim to discover the reality approximately himself, his mom and dad, and his magic as soon as and for all. yet first he has to make a few tricky offerings -- and probability a deadly journey to confront the Faerie Queen, who wishes him lifeless.

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Tarnsman of Gor

By John Norman

Tarl Cabot has consistently believed himself to be a citizen of earth. He has no inkling that his future is way more than the small planet he has inhabited for the 1st twenty-odd years of his lifestyles. One frosty wintry weather evening within the New England woods, he unearths himself transported to the planet of Gor, often referred to as counter-earth, the place every little thing is dramatically various from whatever he has ever skilled. It emerges that Tarl is to gain knowledge of as a Tarnsman, probably the most commemorated positions within the inflexible, caste-bound Gorian society. he's disciplined by means of the easiest academics and warriors that Gor has to supply. . . yet to what end?

EPUB word: I sourced this from a slightly imperfect undeniable textual content dossier. As such it's evidently lacking such formatting niceties as italics/bold face/etc, and all kinds of hyphens/dashes are proven as uncomplicated textual content hyphen-minuses. now not perfect, yet readable. there have been a few extra seen formatting concerns, like damaged paragraphs, a pair misordered pages, and so forth, optimistically all of that have been corrected in my read-through. and naturally a few test blunders (it's awesome the variety of methods a be aware like "tarn" that doesn't look within the dictionary will be misconstrued). besides, confidently I cleared so much of it up, I'm yes I ignored a number of, it's evidently a great deal now not retail... yet it's completely readable.

Actual ebook word: definite, this booklet, and the complete sequence it belongs to, is reasonably terrible. yet it's nonetheless loads of enjoyable, and that i loved it. confidently another individual will too ;)

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Shattered Pillars (The Eternal Sky)

By Elizabeth Bear

Shattered Pillars is the second one publication of Bear's The everlasting Sky trilogy and the sequel to Range of Ghosts. Set in a global drawn from our personal nice Asian Steppes, this saga of magic, politics, and warfare units Re-Temur, the exiled inheritor to the good Khagan and his good friend Sarmarkar, a Wizard of Tsarepheth, opposed to darkish forces decided to beat all of the nice Empires alongside the Celedon Road.

Elizabeth endure is an fabulous author, whose prose attracts you into unusual and lovely worlds, and makes you care deeply concerning the humans and the tales she tells. the realm of The everlasting Sky is widely and deeply created.

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Shadow (The Scavenger Trilogy Book 1)

By K. J. Parker

K.J. Parker obtained severe approval for his Fencer Trilogy, and Shadow is the 1st publication within the Scavenger Trilogy-a sequence that takes delusion fiction into striking new territory. a guy wakes within the wasteland, amid scattered corpses and inquisitive crows. He has no reminiscence of who he's or how he got here to be there. the single clues to his former life lie in his obvious ability with a sword and the fragmented goals that permeate his sleep.

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