By Daniel Abraham
The robust city-state of Saraykeht is a bastion of peace and tradition, a big heart of trade and exchange. Its economic climate depends upon the ability of the captive spirit, Seedless, an andat guaranteed to the poet-sorcerer Heshai for all times. input the Galts, a juggernaut of an empire devoted to laying waste to all lands with their ferocious military. Saraykeht, notwithstanding, has constantly been too robust for the Galts to assault, yet now they see a chance. in the event that they can do away with Heshai, Seedless's bonded poet-sorcerer, Seedless will perish and the whole urban will fall. With mystery forces contained in the urban, the Galts arrange to enact their bad plan.
In the center is Otah, an easy laborer with a fancy prior. Recruited to behave as a bodyguard for his girlfriend's boss at a mystery assembly, he inadvertently learns of the Galtish plot. Otah unearths himself because the sole wish of Saraykeht, both he stops the Galts, or the entire urban and everybody in it perishes forever.
By Robert Jordan, Brandon Sanderson
Since 1990, while Robert Jordan's The Wheel of Time® burst at the international with its first booklet, The Eye of the World, readers were watching for the ultimate scenes of this remarkable saga, which has offered over 40 million copies in over thirty languages.
When Robert Jordan died in 2007, all feared that those concluding scenes could by no means be written. yet operating from notes and partials left by way of Jordan, demonstrated fable author Brandon Sanderson stepped in to accomplish the masterwork. With The collecting Storm (Book 12) and Towers of middle of the night (Book thirteen) at the back of him, either one of that have been # 1 New York Times hardcover bestsellers, Sanderson now re-creates the imaginative and prescient that Robert Jordan left behind.
Edited by means of Jordan's widow, who edited all of Jordan's books, A reminiscence of Light will satisfaction, enthrall, and deeply fulfill all of Jordan's legions of readers.
The Wheel of Time turns, and a long time come and pass.
What was once, what's going to be, and what is,
may but fall below the Shadow.
Let the Dragon trip back at the winds of time.
By Victor Milán
"It's like a go among Jurassic Park and video game of Thrones." ―George R. R. Martin
A international made via the 8 Creators on which to play out their video games of ardour and gear, Paradise is a sprawling, various, usually brutal position. women and men survive Paradise as do canine, cats, ferrets, goats, and horses. yet dinosaurs predominate: flora and fauna, monsters, beasts of burden–and of warfare. significant plant-eaters like Brachiosaurus; terrifying meat-eaters like Allosaurus, and the main feared of all, Tyrannosaurus rex. significant lizards swim hot seas. Birds (some with tooth) percentage the sky with flying reptiles that vary size-wise from bat-sized insectivores to majestic and lethal Dragons.
Thus we're plunged into Victor Milán's wonderfully bizarre international of The Dinosaur Lords, a spot that for all reasons mirrors 14th century Europe with its dynastic rivalries, spiritual wars, and byzantine politics…except the guns of selection are dinosaurs. the place titanic armies of dinosaur-mounted knights have interaction in conflict. in the course of the process this sort of epic battles, the enigmatic mercenary Dinosaur Lord Karyl Bogomirsky is defeated via betrayal and left for lifeless. He wakes, bare, wounded, partly amnesiac–and hunted. And embarks upon a trip that might shake his world.
By Brandon Sanderson
Mistborn: mystery historical past is a better half tale to the unique Mistborn trilogy.
As such, it includes large SPOILERS for the books Mistborn (the ultimate Empire), The good of Ascension, and The Hero of a long time. It additionally includes very minor spoilers for the booklet The Bands of Mourning.
Mistborn: mystery background builds upon the characterization, occasions, and worldbuilding of the unique trilogy. examining it with out that heritage can be a complicated strategy at best.
In brief, this isn’t where to begin your trip into Mistborn. (Though when you have learn the trilogy—but it's been a while—you can be simply tremendous, as long as you take into accout the characters and the overall plot of the books.)
Saying whatever extra the following hazards revealing an excessive amount of. Even wisdom of this story’s life is, in a fashion, a spoiler.
There’s regularly one other mystery.
By Shawn Jones
On Mars, Cort Addison, his 11th great-granddaughter Kay, and his grey wolf Sköll search simply issues: the liberty of Kay’s son Rand, imprisoned on Mars for against the law he didn’t dedicate, and to be left on my own. As they arrange their very own colony on Mars, new enemies stand opposed to Cort and his kinfolk. the consequent clash liberates Mars from Earth oversight and ends up in the founding of an empire. yet ahead of it’s over, the Ares Federation will lead humanity onto the galactic level.
Schuyler Van Alen is burdened approximately what's taking place to her. Her veins are commencing to flip blue, and she's commencing to crave uncooked meat. quickly, her international is thrust into an complex maze of mystery societies and sour intrigue. Schuyler hasn't ever been part of the fashionable crowd at her prestigious big apple deepest institution. Now, immediately, Jack strength, the most well-liked man at school, is displaying an curiosity in her. And whilst one of many renowned ladies is located useless, Schuyler and Jack are decided to resolve it.
Schuyler desires to discover the secrets and techniques of the mysterious Blue Bloods. yet is she placing herself at risk? Melissa de los angeles Cruz's vampire mythology, set opposed to the glitzy backdrop of recent York urban, is a juicy and intoxicating learn.
By Tom Holt
Monsters are roaming the streets of London. after all, a few monsters are scarier than others:
Unicorns? No bother.
Vampires? large deal.
Werewolves? Ho hum.
Lawyers? ... Aaargh!
Duncan's boss does not imagine that he is reduce out to be a attorney. he's not a pack animal. He lacks the killer intuition. but if his ally from college barges his long ago into Duncan's lifestyles, with a whole helping forged of legal professionals, ex-wives, zombies and snow-white unicorns, it is not lengthy sooner than issues turn into enormously unsettling.
By J. R. R. Tolkien
Portuguese translation of J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Hobbit".
Prelúdio de O Senhor dos Anéis, O Hobbit conquistou sucesso imediato quando foi publicado em 1937. Vendeu milhões de cópias em todo o mundo e estabeleceu-se como um clássico moderno e um dos livros mais influentes de nossa geração.
Descrição do Produto Principais Características
Título O Hobbit
Autor J. R. R. Tolkien
Editora Martins Fontes
Tipo de capa BROCHURA
Assunto Literatura Estrangeira
Código de Barras 9788578273873
By Dennis L. McKiernan
Now the nationwide bestselling writer of Dragondoom returns to his so much liked fictional global to bare the untold background of the rightful inheritor to the kingdom—the conflict of the Usurper....
For greater than 100 years, a sour dispute over how the excessive King have been chosen simmered at nighttime halls of the royal family members whose line had now not been selected. They held quickly to their anger and bitterness via generations.
Finally one in all their sons, Arkov of Garia, seized the throne via treachery and by means of strength of fingers, claiming it as rightfully his. yet in his haste to work out the king and queen slain, Arkov didn't make certain the dying of the younger prince, Reyer, who was once lively away to safety.
On a far off and mysterious island governed through elves, the place he was once raised and informed by way of a depended on Captain of the slain excessive King, Reyer has now come of age. He has realized of his lineage—and these unswerving to the bloodline of the real excessive King have rallied to his side.
And notwithstanding the forces of his enemy are a ways enhanced, Reyer will assemble a military and lead them opposed to the Usurper—to achieve again the crown and country stolen from him and to revive Mithgar to its rightful rule.
By Jeffrey Ford
“Jeffrey Ford is likely one of the few writers who makes use of ask yourself rather than ink in his pen….A infrequent and beautiful talent.”
—Jonathan Carroll, writer of The wood Sea
Eclectic is definitely an adjective that may be used to explain the paintings of the outstanding Jeffrey Ford—along with innovative, provocative, captivating, and great. His robust darkish delusion, The Physiognomy, used to be a New York Times amazing booklet of the yr; his novel, The woman within the Glass, gained the Edgar® Award, secret and crime fiction’s such a lot prestigious prize. Crackpot Palace is Ford’s fourth brilliant selection of brief fiction, and in it, his prodigious expertise shines as brightly as ever. listed below are twenty stories either unusual and lovely, full of mad scientists, vampires, misplaced souls, and local American secrets and techniques, from an writer who has been glowingly in comparison to Kafka, Dante, and Caleb Carr (The Alienist).