Download The Pagan Lord (The Saxon Stories, Book 7) by Bernard Cornwell PDF

By Bernard Cornwell

Bernard Cornwell-who "is at his captivating most sensible conveying . . . one of many defining sessions of English history" (Wall road Journal)-returns to his epic Saxon stories saga with this dramatic tale of divided loyalties, bloody battles, and the fight to unite Britain

At the onset of the 10th century, England is in turmoil. Alfred the good is lifeless and Edward his son reigns as king. Wessex survives yet peace can't carry: the Danes within the north, led via Viking Cnut Longsword, stand able to invade and should by no means relaxation till the emerald crown is theirs.

Uhtred, as soon as Alfred's nice warrior yet now out of fashion with the hot king, needs to lead a band of outcasts north to recapture his previous relatives domestic, that groovy Northumbrian citadel, Bebbanburg.

Loyalties might be divided and males will fall, as each Saxon nation is drawn into the bloodiest conflict but with the Danes; a struggle as a way to come to a decision the destiny of each king, and the total English nation.

With The Pagan Lord, ny instances bestselling writer Bernard Cornwell-"the reigning king of ancient fiction" (USA Today)-continues his wonderful epic of the making of britain throughout the heart a while, vividly bringing to lifestyles the uneasy alliances, bloody battles, and lethal intrigue that gave beginning to the British state.

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Download The Darling Dahlias and the Cucumber Tree (The Darling by Susan Wittig Albert PDF

By Susan Wittig Albert

The rustic can be suffering during the nice melancholy, however the stable women of Darling, Alabama, are made up our minds to maintain their chins up and their city appealing. Their backyard membership, the Darling Dahlias, has simply inherited a brand new clubhouse and backyard, whole with attractive cucumber timber in complete bloom.

But lifestyles in Darling isn't really all backyard events and rosemary lemonade.

When neighborhood blond bombshell Bunny Scott is located in a suspicious vehicle destroy, the Dahlias choose to dig into the town's buried secrets and techniques, and membership individuals Lizzy, Ophelia, and Verna quickly locate leads sprouting up quicker than weeds. the city is all abuzz with information of an escaped convict from the criminal farm, rumors of difficulty on the financial institution, and stories of a ghost heard digging round the cucumber tree. If an individual can get to the basis of those mysteries, it's the Darling Dahlias.

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Download Shanna by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss PDF

By Kathleen E. Woodiwiss

A pact is sealed in mystery in the back of the foreboding partitions of Newgate legal. In go back for an evening of extraordinary excitement, a speeding condemned legal has the same opinion to wed a gorgeous heiress, thereby rescuing her along with his identify from an drawing close and abhorred prepared union. yet within the fading echoes of hole marriage ceremony vows, a solemn promise is damaged, as a sensuous loose spirit takes flight to a lush Caribbean paradise, leaving behind the stranger she married to stand the gallows unfulfilled.

yet Ruark Beauchamp's future is now forever intertwined with that of the tempestuous, intoxicating Shanna. he'll be loose . . . and he'll locate her. For no iron ever solid can imprison his resolute ardour. And no hangman's noose will deny Ruark the ecstasy that's rightfully his.

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Download Tanner's Law by Charles G. West PDF

By Charles G. West

Tanner Bland leaves his Virginia domestic walking to struggle for Dixie and rides again on a great horse. most parents could name revenue - until eventually they give thought to his loss. pondering him useless, his meant marries his brother presently sooner than Tanner returns domestic. with out wish to stay in Virginia, Tanner heads west to affix an outdated military friend. the 2 pals are destined for an international of difficulty within the type of the Leach brothers within the untamed Montana Territory.

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Download Sovereign (Matthew Shardlake Mysteries) by C. J. Sansom PDF

By C. J. Sansom

The 3rd installment of C. J. Sansom's acclaimed Matthew Shardlake secret series

C. J . Sansom has garnered a much wider viewers and elevated severe compliment with each one new novel released. His first booklet within the Matthew Shardlake sequence, Dissolution, was once chosen by way of P. D. James in The Wall road Journal as one among her top-five all-time favourite books. Now in Sovereign, Shardlake and his unswerving assistant, Jack Barak, locate themselves embroiled in royal intrigue whilst a plot opposed to King Henry VIII is exposed in York and a perilous conspirator they've been charged with transporting to London is attached to the demise of an area glazer.

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Download The Three Leaps of Wang Lun: A Chinese Novel by Alfred Döblin, C. D. Godwin PDF

By Alfred Döblin, C. D. Godwin

In 1915, fourteen years sooner than Berlin Alexanderplatz, Alfred Döblin released his first novel, an broadly researched chinese language ancient extravaganza: the 3 Leaps of Wang Lun. much more remarkably, given its material, the ebook used to be written in Expressionist type and is now thought of the 1st smooth German novel, in addition to the 1st Western novel to depict a China untouched by means of the West. it's almost unknown in English. in keeping with genuine money owed of a doomed uprising in the course of the reign of Emperor Qianlong within the overdue 18th century, the radical tells the tale of Wang Lun, a old martial arts grasp and charismatic chief of the White Lotus sect, who leads a futile riot of the "Truly Powerless." Densely packed towns and Tibetan wastes, political intrigue and non secular craving, imperial court docket lifestyles and the destiny of wandering outcasts are depicted in a language of large energy and matchless mind's eye, unfolding the topic of timidity opposed to strength, and a magical experience of the realm opposed to the realities of energy.

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Download A Dangerous Man (Bad Men of the West) by William W. Johnstone, J. A. Johnstone PDF

By William W. Johnstone, J. A. Johnstone

Born and bred within the Texas Pandhandle city of Comanche Crossing, William "Wild Bill" Longley gunned down a dozen of its males in chilly blood prior to he bought round to the sheriff and deputy--so he may take over the task himself. Then he chanced on the proper sidekick in a vicious occupation felony named Booker Tate. along with his remorseless middle set on a gorgeous younger girl, Wild invoice and Booker take the complete city hostage till the younger woman consents to marry a guy she despises.

That's while a cold-eyed stranger involves city with a useless guy strapped to his saddle. In a city the place violence and homicide rule the day, a terrifying conflict is set to explode--between ruthless Wild invoice Longley and a bounty hunter named Tam Sullivan, who's performed loads of killing of his own...

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Download Corvus (The Macht, Book 2) by Paul Kearney PDF

By Paul Kearney

Rictus desires not anything greater than to put down his spear and develop into the farmer that his father was once. yet destiny has different rules. a tender warleader has risen to problem the order of items within the very heartlands of the Macht. His identify is Corvus. He capacity to make himself absolute ruler of the entire Macht. And he desires Rictus to aid him.

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Download Paris: Roman einer Stadt by Edward Rutherfurd PDF

By Edward Rutherfurd

Der Meister des Monumental-Epos entdeckt Paris neu

Fünf Familien, deren Schicksale sich mit der großen Historie dieser Stadt über Jahrhunderte verweben: Die adligen Le Cygnes sind mit den armen Le Sourds seit der Niederschlagung der Pariser Kommune in einer Rachegeschichte unheilvoll verbunden. Die Brüder Gascon, die in den Hinterhöfen von Montmartre zu Hause sind, erleben bei der Errichtung des Eiffelturms Glanz und Elend – und, used to be den älteren der beiden Gascons betrifft, die große Liebe. Und schließlich sind da die Blanchards, die im Napoleonischen Zeitalter im Kunsthandel ihr Glück machten, ebenso wie Kunsthändlerfamilie Jacob, die aber 1940 im Zuge der deutschen Besatzung alles zu verlieren drohen.

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Download Devil in a Blue Dress (Easy Rawlins Mystery, Book 1) by Walter Mosley PDF

By Walter Mosley

L. a., 1948: effortless Rawlins is a black conflict veteran simply fired from his task at a protection plant. effortless is consuming in a friend's bar, puzzling over how he'll meet his personal loan, while a white guy in a linen go well with walks in, providing sturdy cash if effortless will easily find leave out Daphne funds, a blonde attractiveness identified to common black jazz clubs....

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