Sword of Destiny (The Witcher)

The New York Times bestselling sequence that encouraged the foreign hit game: The Witcher.
Geralt is a witcher, a guy whose magic powers, better through lengthy education and a mysterious elixir, have made him an excellent fighter and a cruel murderer. but he's no usual assassin: his objectives are the multifarious monsters and vile fiends that ravage the land and assault the blameless.

This is a suite of brief tales, following the adventures of the hit assortment THE final want. sign up for Geralt as he battles monsters, demons and prejudices alike...

The Witcher sequence
The final Wish
The Sword of future
Blood of Elves
The Time of Contempt
Baptism of Fire
The illness and different tales: An Andrzej Sapkowski Sampler (e-only)

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Adventure Time: Memories of Boom Boom Mountain

By Merriwether Williams, Tim McKeon, Sheila Sweeny Higginson

This awesome bankruptcy publication in response to the hit television exhibit experience Time, is hilarious and enjoyable and may tempt even the main reluctant reader! Finn and Jake head to the mountains to play struggle with their favorite manly marauders. yet Mountain guy starts off crying boulders simply because he wishes them to prevent. Finn is decided to discover an answer. what's an adventurer to do whilst fixing one challenge creates a brand new one for somebody else?

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Doomstalker (The Darkwar Trilogy, Book 1)

By Glen Cook

The realm grows chillier with every one passing yr, the longer winters and ever-deepening snows awaking historical fears in the Dengan Packstead, fears of invasion through armed and determined nomads, assault by way of the witchlike and mysterious Silth, in a position to kill with their minds by myself, and of the Grauken, that determined time while mind offers technique to buried cannibalistic intuition, while meth feeds upon meth. For Marika, a tender domestic dog of the Packstead, unswerving to pack and relatives, occasions are darkish certainly, for opposed to those foes, the Packstead can't be successful. yet awakening inside Marika is an influence unrivaled in all of the global, a mythical energy that won't simply keep her international, yet permit her to know the celebrities themselves. From Glen cook dinner, writer of the Black corporation and Dread Empire novels. the 1st ebook within the Darkwar sequence.

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Everblaze (Keeper of the Lost Cities)

By Shannon Messenger

Sophie uncovers stunning secrets—and faces treacherous new enemies—in this electrifying 3rd e-book within the Keeper of the misplaced towns series.

Sophie Foster is able to struggle back.

Her skills are becoming enhanced, and with the elusive Black Swan staff ignoring her demands support, she’s decided to discover her kidnappers—before they arrive after her again.

But a bold mistake leaves her global teetering at the fringe of battle, and reasons many to worry that she has ultimately long past too a ways. And the deeper Sophie searches, the farther the conspiracy stretches, proving that her most deadly enemy may be nearer than she realizes.

In this nail-biting 3rd ebook within the Keeper of the misplaced towns sequence, Sophie needs to struggle the flames of uprising, earlier than they ruin each person and every thing she loves.

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The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents (Discworld)

By Terry Pratchett

Winner of the 2001 Carnegie Medal

One rat, doping up the following and there, squeaking loudly, and taking a bathtub within the cream, can be a plague all through himself. After a number of days of this, it was once striking how happy humans have been to work out the child together with his magical rat pipe. and so they have been impressive while the rats trace out of town.

They'd were particularly surprised if they would ever discovered that the rats and the piper met up with a cat someplace open air of city and solemnly counted out the money.

The striking Maurice runs the ideal Pied Piper rip-off. This streetwise alley cat is aware the price of chilly, demanding money and will speak his method into and out of whatever. but if Maurice and his cohorts choose to con town of undesirable Blinitz, it's going to take greater than quickly chatting with live on the risk that awaits. For this can be a city the place nutrition is scarce and rats are hated, the place cellars are covered with lethal traps, and the place a terrifying evil lurks underneath the hunger-stricken streets....

Set in Terry Pratchett's broadly well known Discworld, this masterfully crafted, gripping learn is either compelling and humorous. whilst one of many world's so much acclaimed myth writers turns a vintage fairy story on its head, not anyone will ever examine the Pied Piper -- or rats -- an analogous approach again!

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A Box of Nothing

By Peter Dickinson

For one younger boy, a field jam-packed with not anything is a price ticket to event whereas skipping tuition, James sees his mom in the street. He geese within an deserted shop, the place an elderly shopkeeper asks what he desires to purchase. while James says "nothing," the previous guy sells it to him: a heavy cardboard field filled jam-packed with most useful not anything. James attempts to provide an explanation for this to his mom, yet she does not think him and throws the field over the fence and into the sell off. He sneaks in to retrieve his new possession-and unearths himself trapped in one other global. The unload is an eerie position populated through hyperintelligent rats, gigantic seagulls, and a really smart pile of rubbish referred to as the Burra. as soon as it was once a thriving neighborhood, yet anything unusual has occurred, and the sell off has turn into caught in time. To come back domestic, James needs to aid the Burra shop the dump-using the entire not anything he can locate. This book positive aspects an illustrated own historical past of Peter Dickinson together with infrequent photographs from the author's assortment.

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