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ePub Swords & Dark Magic By Jonathan Strahan

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ePub Swords & Dark Magic By Jonathan Strahan
Seventeen original tales of sword and sorcery penned by masters old and new Elric . . . the Black Company . . . Majipoor. For years, these have been some of the names that have captured the hearts of generations of readers and embodied the sword and sorcery genre. And now some of the most beloved and bestselling fantasy writers working today deliver stunning all-new sword and sorcery stories in an anthology of small stakes but high action, grim humor mixed with gritty violence, fierce monsters and fabulous treasures, and, of course, swordplay. Don't miss the adventure of the decade

Kindle Free Disconnecting the Dots By Kevin Fenton

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Kindle Free Disconnecting the Dots By Kevin Fenton
Questioning actions taken by American intelligence agencies prior to 9/11, this investigation charges that the CIA and NSA repeatedly and deliberately withheld information from the FBI, thereby allowing hijackers to attack the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Pinpointing a CIA deputy unit chief, Tom Wilshire, and his manager, Richard Blee, as being primarily responsible for many of the intelligence failures, this account analyzes the circumstances in which critical intelligence information was kept from FBI investigators in the wider context of the CIA?s operations against al-Qaeda, concluding that the information was intentionally omitted in order to allow an al-Qaeda attack to go forward against the United States. The book also looks at the findings of the four main 9/11 investigations, claiming they omitted key facts and were blind to the purposefulness of the wrongdoing they investigated. Additionally, it asserts that Blee was …

Kindle Free Inteligencia social By Daniel Goleman

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Kindle Free Inteligencia social By Daniel Goleman
A new arguement comes to light in this companion volume to the bestselling Emotional Intelligence for a new social model of intellegence drawn from the emerging field of social neuroscience. Describing what happens to the human brain when individuals connect with others, the book demonstrates how relationships have the power to mold not only human experience but also human biology. The lucid prose describes sexual attraction, marriage, parenting, psychopathic behaviors, and the group dynamics of teachers and workers from a neurobiological perspective. DrawiNg on numerous studies, this book illuminates new theories about attachment, bonding, and the making and remaking of memory as it examines how the human brain is wired for altruism, compassion, concern, and rapport. Un nuevo argumento se propone en esta continuación al bestséler Inteligencia emocional por un nuevo modelo de la inteligencia venido del campo de la ciencia social neuroló…

Kindle Free Heartstone By Phillip Margolin

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Kindle Free Heartstone By Phillip Margolin
They were young, popular, the perfect couple -- an all-American boy and a beautiful cheerleader. But the youthful passion that led them to Lookout Point that terrible evening would prove fatal. For Richie Walters the end came swiftly, as death descended upon him in a savage orgy of horrific violence. Elaine Murray would live long enough to learn just how lucky her boyfriend had been ...Two brutal slayings have rocked a stunned city. But the murders are merely the nightmare's beginning, flinging open a terrifying Pandora's box of sordid secrets and dark revelations more deadly than the bloodlust that lives in the rock-hard heart of a killer.

Kindle Free Gateways #2 By Diane Carey

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Kindle Free Gateways #2 By Diane Carey
Dangerous remnants of an extinct interstellar civilization, the Gateways connect the Alpha Quadrant with the farthest reaches of the galaxy. Hidden away in various corners of the universe, the ancient portals could be the future of space tRavel, but they may also provide a open doorway for an invasion from beyond! Twenty years ago, in the space near Belle Terre, a caravan of alien vessels disappeared into a gigantic Gateway. Now the descendants of those aliens have returned, armed with incredible new weapons and abilities. Captain Nick Keller of the U.S.S. Challenger, already struggling to maintain peace in the troubled sector, must now cope with a fleet of hostile aliens driven by their own fanatical agenda

ePub The Way They Were By Alan Ramsey

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ePub The Way They Were By Alan Ramsey
For many years in Australia, reading journalist Alan Ramsey?s vitriolic, insightful, and always engaging pieces in the Sydney Morning Herald was a standard feature of Saturday mornings. This book is the compilation of Ramsey?s best work, granting ample access to Australia?s national parliament and politicians. Reflecting upon how 25 years of national leadership by Bob Hawke, Paul Keating, and John Howard changed the nation forever, this collection also includes a discussion on the tumultuous political events of 2010 as well as the classic Ward O'Neill cartoons associated with Ramsey?s weekly column.

PDF Fifty-One Tales By Lord Dunsany

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PDF Fifty-One Tales By Lord Dunsany
Fifty-One Tales is a collection of fantasy short stories by Irish writer Lord Dunsany, considered a major influence on the work of J. R. R. Tolkien, H. P. Lovecraft, Ursula LeGuin and others. The First editions, in hardcover, were published simultaneously in London and New York by Elkin Mathews and Mitchell Kennerly, respectively, in April, 1915. The British and American editions differ in that they arrange the material slightly differently and that each includes a story the other omits; "The Poet Speaks with Earth" in the British version, and "The Mist" in the American version

PDF Rogue Forces By Dale Brown

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PDF Rogue Forces By Dale Brown
The clash of civilizations will be won . . . by thte highest bidderWhat happens when America's most lethal military contractor becomes uncontrollably powerful? His election promised a new day for America . . . but dangerous storm clouds are on the horizon. The newly inaugurated president, Joseph Gardner, pledged to start pulling U.S. forces out of Iraq on his first day in office?no questions asked. Meanwhile, former president Kevin Martindale and retired Air Force lieutenant-general Patrick McLanahan have left government behind for the Lucrative world of military contracting. Their private firm, Scion Aviation International, has been hired by the Pentagon to take over aerial patrols in northern Iraq as the U.S. military begins to downsize its presence there. Yet Iraq quickly reemerges as a hot zone: Kurdish nationalist attacks have led the Republic of Turkey to invade northern Iraq. The new American president needs to regain control of the situation?i…

PDF The Unlearned By Raymond Fisher Jones

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PDF The Unlearned By Raymond Fisher Jones
The scientists of Rykeman III were conceded by all the galactic members to be supreme in scientific achievement. Now the RYkes were going to share their vast knowledge with the scientists of Earth. To any question they would supply an answer - for a price. And Hockley, of all Earth's scientists, was the stubborn one who wanted to weigh the answers with the costs...

Kindle Free A Caribbean Mystery By Agatha Christie

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Kindle Free A Caribbean Mystery By Agatha Christie
As Jane Marple sat basking in the tropical sunshine she felt mildly discontented with life. True, the warmth eased her rheumatism, but here in paradise nothing ever happened. Then a question was put to her by a stranger: 'Would you like to see a piCture of a murderer?' Before she has a chance to answer, the man vanishes, only to be found dead the next day. The mysteries abound: Where is the picture? Why is the hotelier prone to nightmares? Why doesn't the most talked-about guest, a reclusive millionaire, ever leave his room? And why is Miss Marple herself fearful for her life?Of note: A Caribbean Mystery introduces the wealthy (and difficult) Mr Jason Rafiel, who will call upon Miss Marple for help in Nemesis (1971) -- after his death

ePub The Sexual Healing Journey By Wendy Maltz

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ePub The Sexual Healing Journey By Wendy Maltz
This widely esteemed, comprehensive guide helps survivors of sexual abuse heal from the past, improve relationships, and discover the joys of sexual intimacy. Wendy Maltz sensitively takes readers step-by-step througH the recovery process, integrating expert advice with groundbreaking exercises, proven techniques, and first-person accounts of women and men at every stage of sexual healing. This compassionate resource can help you to:Identify the sexual effects of sexual abuse Eliminate negative sexual behavior and resolve specific problems Gain control over upsetting automatic reactions to touch and sex Develop a healthy sexual self-concept

Ebook The Immortelles By Gilbert Morris

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Ebook The Immortelles By Gilbert Morris
For her sixteenth birthday, Damita De Salvado receives a beautiful slave girl, Rissa, but mistreats her, revealing Damita's prejudice and hardening Rissa's heart. WheN her family experiences financial hardships, Damita grudgingly sells Rissa to a mysterious Christian doctor, Jefferson Whitman, who is Rissa's adopted brother. Now the tables have turned: Rissa is a wealthy, free woman, while Damita's family struggles to keep the plantation. Will both women find the love and security they long for

Ebook Touched By An Angel Fiction Series: Delicate Balance By Martha Williamson

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Ebook Touched By An Angel Fiction Series: Delicate Balance By Martha Williamson
A young gymnast learns that it's not the winning or losing that counts in life, but the "getting up" and moving on.In this touching story, a family must learn together to move forward in life after losing their father. Tess, Andrew and Monica help them face their grief and learn what is truly important in life.The book is based on the TV episode which featured cameo appearances by Olympic gymnasts Bart Conner, Nadia Comaneci, and Kerri Strugg

Ebook Violence of Action By Richard Marcinko

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Ebook Violence of Action By Richard Marcinko
Bolder, brasher, and badder than ever before -- with an all-new team, the Rogue Warrior faces his ultimate challenge. A suitcase nuke is on its way to a major American city, and there's only one man who can stop it. Back from self-imposed exile, during which he recommitted himself to the cause, and with a brand-new team of operatives straining at the leash, the Rogue Warrior has entered a whole new phase of his amazing career. THe threat this time is from domestic terrorists intent on a holy war -- military insiders gone bad -- and what's worse, they possess suitcase-sized nuclear weapons. The city of Portland, Oregon, is under the ultimate threat, but what these dangerous terrorists will find, however, is a new and improved Rogue Warrior -- not only has age weathered him into the ultimate fighting machine, but he's also got an entirely new team together, a multicultural band of the toughest operatives available. The ensuing ch…

ePub White Turtle By Merlinda Bobis

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ePub White Turtle By Merlinda Bobis
An anomalous kiss. A white turtle ferrying the dreams of the dead. A working siesta in a five-star hotel. A woman?s twelve-metRe hair trawling corpses from a river. Or a queue of longings in Darlinghurst. These enigmatic tales are stories of chance and hope. Alternately mythic, wistful or quirky, Merlinda Bobis? tales resonate with an original and confident storytelling voice

ePub Hear My Prayer By Lee Bennett Hopkins

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ePub Hear My Prayer By Lee Bennett Hopkins
Written and compiled by award-winning poet Lee Bennett Hopkins, this lovely book contains twelve original prayers for beginning readers. ThiS collection gives young readers and their families a chance to celebrate the simple but important things in life. The friendly prayers connect readers with God in meaningful, familiar language andthe beautiful illustrations of artist gigi help convey the wonder of God's creation

PDF Wild Grace By Max Lucado

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PDF Wild Grace By Max Lucado
Bestselling author Max Lucado explains that if teens let God?s grace change them, shape them, and strengthen them, their lives will never be the same.Today?s teens are being shaped by the pressures and disappointments of the world. But Max Lucado encourages them to take a close look at what can shape their hearts and their futures from the inside out?God?s grace. As Max explains, "God?s grace haS a drenching about it. A wildness about it. A whitewater, riptide, turn-you-upside-downness about it. Grace comes after you." Wild Grace gives teens an understanding of how grace can change their lives in powerful ways, even when those lives are messed up, off track, or in trouble. Each chapter describes another miracle that happens when we allow God?s grace to work on us and through us:?Grace is God?s decision to change everything. Good-bye, earthly labels. Stupid. Unpopular. Ugly. Failure. No longer. You aren?t who they say you are. You are who He says y…

Ebook Sweet Sixteen #1: Julia By Melinda Metz

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Ebook Sweet Sixteen #1: Julia By Melinda Metz
Life begins at 16...Driving.Dating.A real social life.And the one night where it all comes together...the Sweet Sixteen is the ultimate party. Whether a total blast or a total buSt, it's a memory to last a lifetime.Now you're invited to six Sweet Sixteens, in six locations across the country. The party is just getting started.Julia and Maggie have more in common than just their looks--they both dread their Sweet Sixteen parties. What if they were to change places? It's a modern-day princess and pauper story set in New York City.

ePub The Spreadsheet at 25 By Bill Jelen

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ePub The Spreadsheet at 25 By Bill Jelen
From the 1979 invention by two MIT students of the visible calculator to the war between Lotus and Microsoft for dominance in the spreadsheet market, this book is a fascinating look at the software application that helped spur the entire Computer industry. This loving look back at the early computer and technology evolution will teach anyone interested in computer history about the MIT students, Bricklin and Frankston, and their unique vision; how Mitch Kapor and Lotus 1-2-3 trumped VisiCalc; how the spreadsheet gave businesses a reason to buy PCs; and how Microsoft came to dominate the market. The book also contains descriptions of 25 amazing spreadsheets that users can download from the book's web site.

Kindle Free My American Life By Price Cobbs

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Kindle Free My American Life By Price Cobbs
Price M. Cobbs, M.D., coauthor, with William H. Grier, of Black Rage -- one of the twentieth century's most profound examinations of black life in America -- has been a witness to some of the most important events in American history. Now, thirty years later, for the first time he reconsiders his extraordinary life and career, offering a moving account of his journey -- as one of the nation's foremost authorities in the field of psychiatry -- from rage to entitlement. An African American pioneer in the field of psychiatry, Dr. Cobbs in his lifetime has grown up during the Great Depression, felt the dramatic efFects of World War II, and witnessed the dismantling of Jim Crow laws and the impact of Brown vs. Board of Education. He watched the rise of Martin Luther King Jr. and the heroism of Rosa Parks in the civil rights movement. He followed the life of Malcolm X and "searched avidly for what animated the ideas beneath his fiery…

Ebook Jack Cloudie By Stephen Hunt

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Ebook Jack Cloudie By Stephen Hunt

Ebook Trail's End By George W. Ogden

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Ebook Trail's End By George W. Ogden
Ascalon was the end of the trail for thirsty cowboys who gave vent to their pent-up feelings without restraint. Calvin Morgan wAs not concerned with its wickedness until Seth Craddock's malevolence directed itself against him. He did not emerge from the maelstrom until he had obliterated every vestige of lawlessness, and assured himself of the safety of a certain dark-eyed girl.

Ebook I Love You No Matter What: A Prince Chirpio Story By J. Rutland

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Ebook I Love You No Matter What: A Prince Chirpio Story By J. Rutland
This sweet story offers a comforting message: a parent?s love is always there to come home to.Prince Chirpio likes growing up as royalty, but his selfishness and thirst for adventure prompts him to leave the kingdom and fly off to where he can make his own rules. He soon disCovers that adventures can be lonely, and he misses the love and protection of his father. Can he go back home? Will his father still love him? Luckily, his father the king is eager to welcome Chirpio back and to convince his young prince that he will always love him?no matter what.Parents will appreciate that the story focuses on an important felt need: making sure their children know Mom and Dad will always love them. This fresh take on Jesus? parable of the prodigal son will show young hearts that there?s no getting away from a parent?s love

Kindle Free Improbable Cause By J. A. Jance

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Kindle Free Improbable Cause By J. A. Jance
Perhaps it was fitting justice: a dentist who enjoyed inflicting pain was murdered in his own chair. The question is not who wanted Dr. Frederick Nielsen dead, but rather who of the many finally reached The breaking point. The sordid details of this case, with its shocking revelations of violence, cruelty, and horrific sexual abuse, would be tough for any investigator to stomach. But for Seattle Homicide Detective J.P. Beaumont, the most damning piece of the murderous puzzle will shake him to his very core -- because what will be revealed to him is nothing less than the true meaning of unrepentant evil

PDF Awesome Snake Science! By Cindy Blobaum

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PDF Awesome Snake Science! By Cindy Blobaum
From cobras and copperheads to pythons and boas, all types of snakes are covered in this book of 40 science experiments, art projects, and games that help budding herpetologists gain a greater appreciation for these slithering reptiles. Activities include making foldable fangs to learn how snakes? teeth and jaws work together; simulating cytotoxic snake venom while making a tasty snack using an everyday enzyme found in pineapple; and mimicking the sound a rattlesnake makes using a rubber band, a paper clip, and an envelope. Engaging, simple, and safe experiments teach kids about the biology of snakes, such as how they use their tongues and nostrils to detect smells, how they are cold-blooded and sensitive to subtle changes in temperature, and how they can detect the slightest vibrations or tremors. Kids do not need a snake for any of the activities and will delight in all the strange snake facts and gross-out projects such as Snake Stink?wher…