eBooks-share Fiction Latest eBooks https://www.books-share.com/rss/fiction Latest Fiction eBooks from Books-share.com en-us admin@ebooks-share.net admin@ebooks-share.net Wed, 22 May 2019 06:22:03 GMT Books-share.com https://www.books-share.com/images/logo.png https://www.books-share.com/ 158 57 Into the Storm (Troubleshooters, Book 10) (by Suzanne Brockmann) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/into-the-storm-troubleshooters-book-10
Author(s): Suzanne Brockmann
Categories: Fiction > Romance, Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Publish date: 2007-07-31
ISBN-10: 0345480155
ISBN-13: 9780345480156
Language: English
Description: Bestselling author Suzanne Brockmann blends high adventure, harrowing drama, and heart-racing passion into thrilling novels of suspense. Whether tackling danger or wrestling with desire, her elite heroes and heroines never fail to give their all, in stories that soar above and beyond expectations. Now, in her electrifying new novel, Brockmann takes us INTO THE STORM. In a remote, frozen corner of New Hampshire, a Navy SEAL team and the elite security experts of Troubleshooters, Incorporated are going head-to-head as fierce but friendly rivals in a raid-and-rescue training exercise. Despite the frigid winter temperatures, tension smolders between... more...
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Wed, 22 May 2019 06:22:03 GMT
Blockade Runner (by David Kent-Lemon) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/blockade-runner
Author(s): David Kent-Lemon
Categories: Fiction > War & Military
Publisher: Claymore Press
Publish date: 2013-02-19
ISBN-10: 1781590648
ISBN-13: 9781781590645
Language: English
Description: It is 1861. Tom Wells is in pursuit of a girl from North Carolina. He accepts an offer from his employer to leave the quiet obscurity of his job as an office boy in a London shipping firm to cross the Atlantic to Nassau in the Bahamas. Now he must face the hazards of the Union blockade of the Confederate ports in the American Civil War. Tom’s bravado may help him with the dangers of running the blockade, but how will he cope with the conflicting issues of love, loyalty and morality as he becomes entangled with a lady of easy virtue in Nassau? Tom’s adventures take him through the perilous triangle between Nassau, Charleston and Wilmington NC,... more...
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Wed, 22 May 2019 05:02:07 GMT
Love, Again (by Doris Lessing) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/love-again
Author(s): Doris Lessing
Categories: Fiction > General, Literary Collections > General
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Publish date: 1997-02-27
ISBN-10: 0060927968
ISBN-13: 9780060927967
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Fri, 17 May 2019 21:46:13 GMT
A Companion to Ancient Philosophy (Blackwell Companions to Philosophy) (by Mary Louise Gill, Pierre Pellegrin) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/a-companion-to-ancient-philosophy-blackwell-companions-to-philosophy
Author(s): Mary Louise Gill, Pierre Pellegrin
Categories: Fiction > General, Philosophy > History & Surveys
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publish date: 2006-06-30
ISBN-10: 063121061X
ISBN-13: 9780631210610
Language: English
Description: A Companion to Ancient Philosophy provides a comprehensive and current overview of the history of ancient Greek and Roman philosophy from its origins until late antiquity. Comprises an extensive collection of original essays, featuring contributions from both rising stars and senior scholars of ancient philosophy Integrates analytic and continental traditions Explores the development of various disciplines, such as mathematics, logic, grammar, physics, and medicine, in relation to ancient philosophy Includes an illuminating introduction, bibliography, chronology, maps and an index
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Fri, 17 May 2019 13:22:14 GMT
Visions of Mars: Essays on the Red Planet in Fiction and Science (by Eric S. Rabkin, Howard V. Hendrix, George Slusser) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/visions-of-mars-essays-on-the-red-planet-in-fiction-and-science
Author(s): Eric S. Rabkin, Howard V. Hendrix, George Slusser
Categories: Fiction > Science Fiction, Literary Collections > General, Literary Criticism > General, Social Science > General
Publisher: McFarland
Publish date: 2011-02-14
ISBN-10: 078645914X
ISBN-13: 9780786459148
Language: English
Description: Seventeen wide-ranging essays explore the evolving scientific understanding of Mars, and the relationship between that understanding and the role of Mars in literature, the arts and popular culture. Essays in the first section examine different approaches to Mars by scientists and writers Jules Verne and J.H. Rosny. Section Two covers the uses of Mars in early Bolshevik literature, Wells, Brackett, Burroughs, Bradbury, Heinlein, Dick and Robinson, among others. The third section looks at Mars as a cultural mirror in science fiction. Essayists include prominent writers (e.g., Kim Stanley Robinson), scientists and literary critics from many nations.
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Fri, 17 May 2019 10:52:17 GMT
Exposed (by Roberta Kray) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/exposed-3
Author(s): Roberta Kray
Categories: Fiction > Thrillers
Publisher: Sphere
Publish date: 2017-01-03
ISBN-10: 0751561029
ISBN-13: 9780751561029
Language: English
Description: 'Well into Martina Cole territory' Independent THE ADDICTIVE NEW THRILLER: NO ONE KNOWS CRIME LIKE KRAY Eden Chase is head over heels in love with her husband Tom. He's the sort of man who doesn't give much away but Eden doesn't mind that - Tom is worth the effort. So when he's accused of a years-old robbery and murder, Eden won't believe it. No, not her Tom - he's not capable of the things they're saying he did. With Tom in prison, it's up to Eden to clear his name. But the closer she gets to the truth, the more she uncovers about her husband's past. Does she really know him, after all? As Eden goes deeper into... more...
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Fri, 17 May 2019 02:52:02 GMT
The Peenemunde Deceptions (by Jim McDermott) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-peenemunde-deceptions
Author(s): Jim McDermott
Categories: Fiction > War & Military
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books
Publish date: 2014-05-01
ISBN-10: 0750538899
ISBN-13: 9780750538893
Language: English
Description: Peenemunde: windswept corner of the Third Reich and birthplace of the space age. Otto Fischer, a severely wounded Luftwaffe officer and former criminal investigator, is summoned to solve a seemingly incomprehensible case: the murder of a leading rocket engineer during a devastating air-raid. With only days until the SS assume control of the production of a remarkable new weapon, Fischer must find a motive and perpetrator from among several thousand scientists, technicians, soldiers and forced labourers. As he struggles to get the measure of the secretive world in which imagination moves far beyond the limits of technology, a solitary crime draws... more...
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Thu, 16 May 2019 14:26:14 GMT
Baltimore Noir (by Laura Lippman) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/baltimore-noir
Author(s): Laura Lippman
Categories: Fiction > Anthologies (multiple authors), Fiction > Mystery & Detective, Fiction > Short Stories (Anthologies), Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Akashic Books
Publish date: 2006-05-01
ISBN-10: 1888451963
ISBN-13: 9781888451962
Language: English
Description: Brand-new stories by: David Simon, Laura Lippman, Tim Cockey, Rob Hiaasen, Robert Ward, Sujata Massey, Jack Bludis, Rafael Alvarez, Marcia Talley, Joseph Wallace, Lisa Respers France, Charlie Stella, Sarah Weinman, Dan Fesperman, Jim Fusilli, and Ben Neihart. Laura Lippman has lived in Baltimore most of her life and she would have spent even more time there if the editors of the Sun had agreed to hire her earlier. She attended public schools and has lived in several of the city’s distinctive neighborhoods, including Dickeyville, Tuscany-Canterbury, Evergreen, and South Federal Hill.
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Thu, 16 May 2019 14:22:05 GMT
The Uncensored Picture of Dorian Gray (by Oscar Wilde) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-uncensored-picture-of-dorian-gray
Author(s): Oscar Wilde
Categories: Fiction > Classics
Publisher: Belknap Press
Publish date: 2012-08-13
ISBN-10: 0674066316
ISBN-13: 9780674066311
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Thu, 16 May 2019 01:32:05 GMT
The Wargaming Compendium (by Henry Hyde) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-wargaming-compendium
Author(s): Henry Hyde
Categories: Fiction > Fantasy, Games > General
Publisher: Pen and Sword
Publish date: 2013-07-17
ISBN-10: 184884221X
ISBN-13: 9781848842212
Language: English
Description: This book gives a complete introduction to the hobby of wargaming with miniatures, especially suitable for the newcomer but also containing sufficient depth and breadth of information to attract the more experienced gamer. Packed with color photographs, maps and diagrams, the book is a visual treat, but one built on the solid foundations of a highly literate and engaging text that does not ‘dumb down’ the hobby. Every aspect is explained clearly and in a way that both informs and entertains, with plenty of personality, gentle humor and a lightness of touch. The contents include a brief history of the development of wargaming, choice of periods... more...
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Wed, 15 May 2019 12:22:12 GMT
40 Stress Busters for Executives (by Raj Gopal Katju) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/40-stress-busters-for-executives
Author(s): Raj Gopal Katju
Categories: Fiction > Action & Adventure, Health & Fitness > General, Self-Help > General
Publisher: Pustak Mahal
Publish date:
ISBN-10: 812231211X
ISBN-13: 9788122312119
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Tue, 14 May 2019 23:36:05 GMT
Stone Rain (by Linwood Barclay) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/stone-rain
Author(s): Linwood Barclay
Categories: Fiction > Mystery & Detective, Fiction > Thrillers, Literary Collections > General
Publisher: Bantam
Publish date: 2007-05-01
ISBN-10: 0553804561
ISBN-13: 9780553804560
Language: English
Description: Metropolitan newspaper writer Zack Walker has a knack for stumbling onto deadly stories. But it’s one that his good friend Trixie Snelling doesn’t want told that’s about to unleash a storm of trouble. As a professional dominatrix in the suburbs, Trixie has her share of secrets, but Zack has no idea what she’s really hiding when a local newspaperman threatens to do an exposé on her…not until Zack finds a dead body strapped to the bondage cross in her basement dungeon.Now Zack is implicated in a murder, Trixie is missing, and everything he thought he knew about his friend, his town, even his own marriage, reveals a darker side. Zack’s... more...
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Tue, 14 May 2019 05:22:05 GMT
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting Published (2nd Edition) (by Sheree Bykofsky, Jennifer Basye Sande) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-complete-idiots-guide-to-getting-published-2nd-edition
Author(s): Sheree Bykofsky, Jennifer Basye Sande
Categories: Fiction > General
Publisher: Alpha
Publish date: 2000-08-09
ISBN-10: 0028639197
ISBN-13: 9780028639192
Language: English
Description: Getting a novel or other work published remains one of the most mysterious processes in business today. Using the comprehensive and easy-to-read format of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting Published, Second Edition, you'll learn practical steps to get your masterpiece published. Learn how to write book proposals and query letters, how to pitch ideas to agents and editors, how to write outlines and sample chapters, and how to deal with publishing companies.
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Tue, 14 May 2019 02:12:02 GMT
The Thirteen Books of the Elements, Vol. 2: Books 3-9 (by Euclid, Thomas L. Heath) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-thirteen-books-of-the-elements-vol-2-books-3-9
Author(s): Euclid, Thomas L. Heath
Categories: Fiction > General
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publish date: 1956-06-01
ISBN-10: 0486600890
ISBN-13: 9780486600895
Language: English
Description: Volume 2 of 3-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements plus critical analysis of each definition, postulate, and proposition. Covers textual and linguistic matters; mathematical analyses of Euclid's ideas; classical, medieval, Renaissance and modern commentators; refutations, supports, extrapolations, reinterpretations and historical notes. Vol. 2 includes Books III-IX: Circles, relationships, rectilineal figures.
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Mon, 13 May 2019 19:02:04 GMT
The Cost of Living: Early and Uncollected Stories (New York Review Books Classics) (by Mavis Gallant) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-cost-of-living-early-and-uncollected-stories-new-york-review-books-classics
Author(s): Mavis Gallant
Categories: Fiction > Short Stories (single author)
Publisher: NYRB Classics
Publish date: 2009-09-29
ISBN-10: 1590173279
ISBN-13: 9781590173275
Language: English
Description: A New York Review Books Original Mavis Gallant is renowned as one of the great short-story writers of our day. This new gathering of long-unavailable or previously uncollected work presents stories from 1951 to 1971 and shows Gallant's progression from precocious virtuosity, to accomplished artistry, to the expansive innovatory spirit that marks her finest work. "Madeleine's Birthday," the first of Gallant's many stories to be published in The New Yorker, pairs off a disaffected teenager, abandoned by her social-climbing mother, with a complacent middle-aged suburban housewife, in a subtly poignant comedy of miscommunication that reveals both... more...
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Sun, 12 May 2019 20:42:04 GMT
Dungeons & Dragons Dungeon Master's Guide: Roleplaying Game Core Rules, 4th Edition (by Wizards RPG Team) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/dungeons-and-dragons-dungeon-masters-guide-roleplaying-game-core-rules-4th-edition
Author(s): Wizards RPG Team
Categories: Fiction > Fantasy
Publisher: Wizards of the Coast
Publish date: 2008-06-06
ISBN-10: 0786948809
ISBN-13: 9780786948802
Language: English
Description: The third of three core rulebooks for the 4th Edition Dungeons & Dragons® Roleplaying Game.The Dungeons & Dragons Roleplaying Game has defined the medieval fantasy genre and the tabletop RPG industry for more than 30 years. In the D&D game, players create characters that band together to explore dungeons, slay monsters, and find treasure. The 4th Edition D&D rules offer the best possible play experience by presenting exciting character options, an elegant and robust rules system, and handy storytelling tools for the Dungeon Master.The Dungeon Master's Guide gives the Dungeon Master helpful tools to build exciting encounters, adventures, and... more...
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Sun, 12 May 2019 20:36:05 GMT
Beneath a Southern Sky (by Deborah Raney) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/beneath-a-southern-sky
Author(s): Deborah Raney
Categories: Fiction > Religious, Fiction > Romance
Publisher: WaterBrook Press
Publish date: 2010-02-16
ISBN-10: 0307458768
ISBN-13: 9780307458766
Language: English
Description: Her Second Husband Healed the Sorrow of a Tragic Loss. Her First Has Just Returned from the Dead.Which Man Has the Right to Claim Daria’s Heart?After two years of serving as a missionary in a remote area of South America, Daria Camfield has returned to the States to mourn her husband, reportedly killed while providing medical aid to a neighboring Colombian village. One family discovers how God can redeem any tragedy.At first, Daria finds comfort only in the daughter born to her after Nate’s tragic death. As she begins to heal, she also finds a listening ear and a tender heart in her new boss, veterinarian Colson Hunter. Determined to move... more...
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Sat, 11 May 2019 19:46:05 GMT
Nanny Ogg's Cookbook: A Useful and Improving Almanack of Information Including Astonishing Recipes from Terry Pratchett's Discworld (Discworld Series) (by Terry Pratchett) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/nanny-oggs-cookbook-a-useful-and-improving-almanack-of-information-including-astonishing-recipes-from-terry-pratchetts-discworld-discworld-series
Author(s): Terry Pratchett
Categories: Cooking > General, Fiction > Fantasy, Humor > General, Reference > General
Publisher: Transworld Publishers
Publish date: 2001-11-01
ISBN-10: 0552146730
ISBN-13: 9780552146739
Language: English
Description: They say that the way to a man's heart is through his stomach which just goes to show they're as confused about anatomy as they gen'rally are about everything else, unless they're talking about instructions on how to stab him, in which case a better way is up and under the ribcage. Anyway, we do not live in a perfect world and it is foresighted and useful for a young woman to become proficient in those arts which will keep a weak-willed man from straying. Learning to cook is also useful. Nanny Ogg, one of Discworld's most famous witches, here passes on some of her huge collection of tasty and interesting recipes. In addition to such dishes as... more...
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Sat, 11 May 2019 15:12:02 GMT
Writing for Magazines (by Adèle Ramet) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/writing-for-magazines
Author(s): Adèle Ramet
Categories: Fiction > General, Language Arts & Disciplines > Composition & Creative Writing, Language Arts & Disciplines > Reference
Publisher: How To Books
Publish date: 2006-12-15
ISBN-10: 1845281616
ISBN-13: 9781845281618
Language: English
Description: Shows how to get your work published in local newspapers and magazines.
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Sat, 11 May 2019 13:26:07 GMT
Modern Classics Complete Novels Of George Orwell (Penguin Modern Classics) (by George Orwell) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/modern-classics-complete-novels-of-george-orwell-penguin-modern-classics
Author(s): George Orwell
Categories: Fiction > Classics
Publisher: Penguin Classic
Publish date: 2001-02-06
ISBN-10: 0141185155
ISBN-13: 9780141185156
Language: English
Description: This title contains the complete novels of George Orwell: "Animal Farm", "Burmese Days", "A Clergyman's Daughter", "Coming up for Air", "Keep the Aspidistra Flying" and "Nineteen Eighty-Four".
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Sat, 11 May 2019 13:08:05 GMT
Carved in Bone (Body Farm, Bk. 1) (by Jefferson Bass) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/carved-in-bone-body-farm-bk-1
Author(s): Jefferson Bass
Categories: Fiction > Mystery & Detective, Fiction > Suspense, Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Harper
Publish date: 2006-12-26
ISBN-10: 0060759828
ISBN-13: 9780060759827
Language: English
Description: There is a patch of ground in Tennessee dedicated to the science of death, where human remains lie exposed to be studied for their secrets. The real-life scientist who founded the "Body Farm" has broken cold cases and revolutionized forensics . . . and now he spins an astonishing tale inspired by his own experiences. Renowned anthropologist Dr. Bill Brockton has spent his career surrounded by death at the Body Farm. Now he's being called upon to help solve a baffling puzzle in a remote mountain community. The mummified corpse of a young woman dead for thirty years has been discovered in a cave, the body bizarrely preserved and transformed by... more...
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Sat, 11 May 2019 13:06:14 GMT
Thai Girl (by Andrew Hicks) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/thai-girl
Author(s): Andrew Hicks
Categories: Fiction > Romance, Travel > Asia
Publisher: Monsoon Books Pte. Ltd.
Publish date: 2006-05-15
ISBN-10: 9810539185
ISBN-13: 9789810539184
Language: English
Description: When travellers Ben and Emma split up in Thailand, Ben falls for a local masseuse and experiences the darker side of tourism, where farmers' daughters sell their bodies in Bangkok bars. Thai Girl is a thought-provoking adventure novel that explores the problems of prostitution and cross-cultural relationships, and reaches its climax in the sultry heat of ThailandÕs exotic traveller beaches.
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Sat, 11 May 2019 13:02:21 GMT
Lethal Practice (by Peter Clement) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/lethal-practice
Author(s): Peter Clement
Categories: Fiction > Mystery & Detective, Fiction > Suspense
Publisher: Fawcett
Publish date: 1998-02-28
ISBN-10: 0345490584
ISBN-13: 9780345490582
Language: English
Description: When the chief administrator of St. Paul's Hospital is found murdered, Dr. Earl Garnet must race against time to clear his name to find the real killer as he becomes caught in a web of intrigue, betrayal, and deceit that could destroy everything. Original."
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Sat, 11 May 2019 09:06:12 GMT
Rising Sun Victorious: An Alternate History of the Pacific War (by Peter G. Tsouras) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/rising-sun-victorious-an-alternate-history-of-the-pacific-war
Author(s): Peter G. Tsouras
Categories: Fiction > Fantasy, History > Military, Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Presidio Press
Publish date: 2007-09-25
ISBN-10: 0345490169
ISBN-13: 9780345490162
Language: English
Description: “Everyone with an interest in the Pacific War will find something stimulating in this thought-provoking study of what might have been.” –British Army Review In war, victory can be held hostage to seemingly insignificant incidents–chance events, opportunities seized or cast aside–that can derail the most brilliant military strategies and change the course of history. What if the Japanese had conquered India and driven out the British? What if the strategic link between the United States and Australia had been severed? What if Vice Admiral Nagumo had launched a third attack on Pearl Harbor? What if the U.S. Navy’s gamble at Midway had... more...
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Sat, 11 May 2019 04:46:02 GMT
Foundation and Earth (by Isaac Asimov) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/foundation-and-earth
Author(s): Isaac Asimov
Categories: Fiction > Science Fiction
Publisher: Spectra
Publish date: 2004-08-31
ISBN-10: 0553587579
ISBN-13: 9780553587579
Language: English
Description: The fifth novel in Asimov's popular Foundation series opens with second thoughts. Councilman Golan Trevize is wondering if he was right to choose a collective mind as the best possible future for humanity over the anarchy of contentious individuals, nations and planets. To test his conclusion, he decides he must know the past and goes in search of legendary Earth, all references to which have been erased from galactic libraries. The societies encountered along the way become arguing points in a book-long colloquy about man's fate, conducted by Trevize and traveling companion Bliss, who is part of the first world/mind, Gaia.
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Fri, 10 May 2019 18:26:09 GMT
Las Vegas Noir (Akashic Noir) (by Jarret Keene, Todd James Pierce) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/las-vegas-noir-akashic-noir
Author(s): Jarret Keene, Todd James Pierce
Categories: Fiction > Anthologies (multiple authors), Fiction > Mystery & Detective, Fiction > Short Stories (Anthologies), Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Akashic Books
Publish date: 2008-05-01
ISBN-10: 1933354496
ISBN-13: 9781933354491
Language: English
Description: Launched by the summer '04 award-winning bestseller Brooklyn Noir, Akashic Books continues its groundbreaking series of original noir anthologies. Each book is comprised of all-new stories, each one set in a distinct neighborhood or location within the city of the book. In this chilling portrait of America's Sin City, lady luck is just as likely to dispense cold hard cash as a cold-hearted killing. Brand-new stories by: John O’Brien, David Corbett, Scott Phillips, Nora Pierce, Bliss Esposito, Felicia Campbell, Jaq Greenspon, José Skinner, Pablo Medina, Christine McKellar, Lori Kozlowski, Vu Tran,... more...
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Fri, 10 May 2019 18:22:02 GMT
The Reluctant Vampire: An Argeneau Novel (by Lynsay Sands) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-reluctant-vampire-an-argeneau-novel
Author(s): Lynsay Sands
Categories: Fiction > Romance
Publisher: Avon
Publish date: 2011-05-31
ISBN-10: 0061894591
ISBN-13: 9780061894596
Language: English
Description: Has this immortal finally met her match? Rogue hunter Drina Argenis (from the Spanish side of the Argeneau family) has been many things in her years as an immortal, but bodyguard/babysitter to a teenage vampire is something new. There's an incentive, however: the other vampsitter, Harper Stoyan, may be Drina's life mate. Trouble is, having just lost a life mate, Harper is resigned to being alone. He's completely unprepared when sexy and unpredictable Drina bursts into his life to reignite his passions. Can Drina, with a little matchmaking help from their teen charge, tempt this reluctant vampire to take a chance? Or will a dangerous, unseen... more...
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Fri, 10 May 2019 12:56:01 GMT
Murder at the Savoy (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard) (by Maj Sjöwall, Per Wahlöö) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/murder-at-the-savoy-vintage-crime-black-lizard
Author(s): Maj Sjöwall, Per Wahlöö
Categories: Fiction > Mystery & Detective, Literary Collections > English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Publisher: Vintage
Publish date: 2009-06-02
ISBN-10: 0307390918
ISBN-13: 9780307390912
Language: English
Description: The shocking sixth novel in the Martin Beck mystery series by the internationally renowned crime writing duo by Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö, finds Beck investigating a brutal assassination.When Viktor Palmgren, a powerful Swedish industrialist is shot during his after-dinner speech in the luxurious Hotel Savoy, it sends a shiver down the spine of the international money markets and terrifies the tiny town of Malmo. No one in the restaurant can identify the gunman, and local police are sheepishly baffled. That's when Beck takes over the scene and quickly picks through Palmgren's background. What he finds is a web of vice so despicable that it's... more...
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Fri, 10 May 2019 12:42:10 GMT
StarCraft II: Devils' Due (Starcraft II (Gallery Books)) (by Christie Golden) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/starcraft-ii-devils-due-starcraft-ii-gallery-books
Author(s): Christie Golden
Categories: Fiction > Science Fiction, Games > Video & Electronic, Humor > General
Publisher: Gallery Books
Publish date: 2011-04-12
ISBN-10: 1416550852
ISBN-13: 9781416550853
Language: English
Description: It was at times like this that Jim Raynor, former marine lance corporal, proud citizen of the Confederacy and erstwhile farm boy, felt most alive. At the speed at which he was urging the vulture, the wind cooled his face so that the oppressive heat vanished. He felt like a wolf hunting down prey, except the purpose of today’s adventure was not the death of a living being but the death of the empty state of Raynor’s and Tychus’s wallets. This was a cargo train, not a passenger train, and inside its silvery innards was—if Tychus’s tip was right, and Jim had every reason to believe it would be—a very lovely, very large safe filled with... more...
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Fri, 10 May 2019 12:26:13 GMT
From the Listening Hills (by Louis L'Amour) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/from-the-listening-hills
Author(s): Louis L'Amour
Categories: Fiction > Action & Adventure, Fiction > Historical, Fiction > Short Stories (Anthologies), Fiction > Westerns
Publisher: Bantam
Publish date: 2004-04-27
ISBN-10: 0553586483
ISBN-13: 9780553586480
Language: English
Description: In peerless fiction spanning five decades and as many continents, Louis L’Amour has proven himself the preeminent storyteller of the American experience. Whether set aboard a ship trapped in enemy seas or amidst a showdown in the deserts of Death Valley, his stories brilliantly capture the heroic and indomitable spirit of our great land. From The Listening Hills The twelve stories in this collection--appearing for the first time in one complete volume--run the spectrum of human emotions as they transport us from the fading majesty of the Old West to a small-town football field to the lonely canyons of one man’s mind. These classic tales of... more...
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Fri, 10 May 2019 12:06:04 GMT
The Apprentice- Tess Gerritsen (by Tess Gerritsen) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-apprentice-tess-gerritsen
Author(s): Tess Gerritsen
Categories: Fiction > Medical, Fiction > Mystery & Detective, Fiction > Suspense, Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Publish date: 2003-07-29
ISBN-10: 0345447867
ISBN-13: 9780345447869
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Fri, 10 May 2019 11:52:02 GMT
Clickers II: The Next Wave (by Brian Keene, J. F. Gonzalez) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/clickers-ii-the-next-wave
Author(s): Brian Keene, J. F. Gonzalez
Categories: Fiction > Fantasy, Fiction > Horror
Publisher: Deadite Press
Publish date: 2011-02-14
ISBN-10: 1936383438
ISBN-13: 9781936383436
Language: English
Description: The first wave was just the beginning . . . The United States is in ruins. It has just suffered one of the worst hurricanes in history, the people are demoralized, and the president is a religious fanatic. Then things get really bad - the Clickers return. Thousands of the monsters swarm across the entire nation and march inland, slaughtering anyone and anything they come across. But this time the Clickers aren't blindly rushing onto land - they are being led by an intelligence older than civilization itself. A force that wants to take dry land away from the mammals. Those left alive soon realize that they must do everything and anything they can... more...
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Fri, 10 May 2019 10:56:04 GMT
The Morbidly Obese Ninja (by Carlton Mellick III) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-morbidly-obese-ninja
Author(s): Carlton Mellick III
Categories: Fiction > Fantasy, Fiction > Science Fiction, Literary Collections > General
Publisher: Eraserhead Press
Publish date: 2011-04-14
ISBN-10: 1936383578
ISBN-13: 9781936383573
Language: English
Description: These days, if you want to run a successful company . . . you're going to need a lot of ninjas. Neo Tokyo, California is a city built so high that none of its residents have ever seen the ground. It is a place where citizens cosmetically alter their bodies to look like Japanese anime characters. It is a place where ninja battles determine the fate of corporate business ventures. It is the home of Basu, a 700 pound killing machine who uses his grotesque excess weight as a deadly weapon. In this city, there is no ninja more deadly than Basu. He's well-trained, well-armed, and well-fed. And if you work for one of his competitors, he's coming to kill... more...
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Fri, 10 May 2019 10:56:01 GMT
Sometimes a Great Notion (Penguin Classics) (by Ken Kesey) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/sometimes-a-great-notion-penguin-classics
Author(s): Ken Kesey
Categories: Fiction > Classics, Literary Collections > General
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Publish date: 2006-08-29
ISBN-10: 0143039865
ISBN-13: 9780143039860
Language: English
Description: The magnificent second novel from the legendary author of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Following the astonishing success of his first novel, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Ken Kesey wrote what Charles Bowden calls "one of the few essential books written by an American in the last half century." This wild-spirited tale tells of a bitter strike that rages through a small lumber town along the Oregon coast. Bucking that strike out of sheer cussedness are the Stampers. Out of the Stamper family's rivalries and betrayals Ken Kesey has crafted a novel with the mythic impact of Greek tragedy.
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Fri, 10 May 2019 10:46:15 GMT
The House on Hope Street (by Danielle Steel) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-house-on-hope-street
Author(s): Danielle Steel
Categories: Fiction > Romance, Fiction > Sagas
Publisher: Dell
Publish date: 2001-07-03
ISBN-10: 0440237009
ISBN-13: 9780440237006
Language: English
Description: In eighteen years of marriage, Liz and Jack Sutherland had built a family, a successful law practice, and a happy home near San Francisco, on Hope Street. Then, in an instant, it all fell apart. It began like any other Christmas morning. But for Jack Sutherland, a five-minute errand ends in tragedy. And suddenly, Liz is alone, in the wake of an unbearable loss. How can she go on without her husband, her partner, her best friend? How can she grieve when she must console five devastated children, including one with special needs? Powered by her children's love, Liz finds the strength to return to work, to become both mother and "daddy." One by one... more...
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Fri, 10 May 2019 10:36:04 GMT
American Gods: The Tenth Anniversary Edition: A Novel (by Neil Gaiman) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/american-gods-the-tenth-anniversary-edition-a-novel
Author(s): Neil Gaiman
Categories: Fiction > Fantasy, Literary Collections > American
Publisher: William Morrow
Publish date: 2011-06-21
ISBN-10: 0062059882
ISBN-13: 9780062059888
Language: English
Description: First published in 2001, American Gods became an instant classic—an intellectual and artistic benchmark from the multiple-award-winning master of innovative fiction, Neil Gaiman. Now discover the mystery and magic of American Gods in this tenth anniversary edition. Newly updated and expanded with the author’s preferred text, this commemorative volume is a true celebration of a modern masterpiece by the one, the only, Neil Gaiman. A storm is coming . . . Locked behind bars for three years, Shadow did his time, quietly waiting for the magic day when he could return to Eagle Point, Indiana. A man no longer scared of what tomorrow might bring,... more...
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Fri, 10 May 2019 09:26:01 GMT
Dr. Identity (Scikungfi Trilogy) (by D. Harlan Wilson) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/dr-identity-scikungfi-trilogy
Author(s): D. Harlan Wilson
Categories: Fiction > Horror, Fiction > Science Fiction, Literary Collections > General
Publisher: Raw Dog Screaming Press
Publish date: 2007-03-01
ISBN-10: 1933293322
ISBN-13: 9781933293325
Language: English
Description: For a professor at Corndog University it's quite acceptable to purchase a robotic dopplegänger and have it teach your classes for you. But how does it reflect on your teaching skills when your dopplegänger murders the whole class? Follow the Dystopian Duo (Dr. Blah Blah Blah and his robot Dr. Identity) on a killing spree of epic proportions through the irreal postapocalyptic city of Bliptown where time ticks sideways, artificial Bug-Eyed Monsters punish citizens for consumer-capitalist lethargy, and ultraviolence is as essential as a daily multivitamin.
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Thu, 09 May 2019 14:32:04 GMT
Eagle (Saladin Trilogy) (by Jack Hight) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/eagle-saladin-trilogy
Author(s): Jack Hight
Categories: Fiction > Historical
Publisher: John Murray Publishers
Publish date: 2011-03-01
ISBN-10: 1848542976
ISBN-13: 9781848542976
Language: English
Description: Salah ad-Din, or Saladin as he is known to the Franks, was a Kurd, the son of a despised people, and yet he became Sultan of Egypt and Syria. He united the peoples of Allah, recaptured Jerusalem, and drove the Crusaders to the very edge of the sea. He battled, and in the end tamed King Richard the Lionheart, who well deserved his savage name. He was a great man, the greatest man that I ever knew, but when I first met him, he was only a skinny child...- The Chronicle of Yahya al-Dimashq But alongside the legend of Saladin there is another story. When the Crusader army is routed beneath the walls of Damascus in 1148, a young Saxon named John is... more...
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Thu, 09 May 2019 14:16:13 GMT
Single Girl's To-Do List (by Lindsey Kelk) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/single-girls-to-do-list
Author(s): Lindsey Kelk
Categories: Fiction > General
Publisher: Harper
Publish date: 2011-06-01
ISBN-10: 0007345631
ISBN-13: 9780007345632
Language: English
Description: A hilarious and romantic standalone novel from the bestselling author of the I Heart series Rachel Summers loves a to-do list: * Boyfriend * Flat * Great job NOT on the list: * Being dumped Best friends Emelie and Matthew ride to her rescue with an entirely new kind of list -- The Single Girl's To-Do List. Rachel doesn't know it, but it will take her on all kinds of wild adventures -- and get her in some romantic pickles too. And then it won't be a case of what but who she decides to tick off! * Mr. bendy yoga instructor * Mr. teenage sweetheart * Mr. persistent ex * Mr. deeply unsuitable The Single Girl's To-Do List gives Rachel the perfect... more...
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Thu, 09 May 2019 14:12:09 GMT
Death in Spring: A Novel (by Merce Rodoreda) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/death-in-spring-a-novel
Author(s): Merce Rodoreda
Categories: Fiction > General, Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Open Letter Books; Univ of Nebraska Press
Publish date: 2009-05-30
ISBN-10: 1934824119
ISBN-13: 9781934824115
Language: English
Description: Considered by many to be the grand achievement of her later period, Death in Spring is one of Merc
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Thu, 09 May 2019 14:02:04 GMT
San Francisco Noir (Akashic Noir) (by Peter Maravelis) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/san-francisco-noir-akashic-noir
Author(s): Peter Maravelis
Categories: Fiction > Anthologies (multiple authors), Fiction > Mystery & Detective, Fiction > Short Stories (Anthologies), Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Akashic Books
Publish date: 2005-10-01
ISBN-10: 1888451912
ISBN-13: 9781888451917
Language: English
Description: Brand new stories by: Domenic Stansberry, Barry Gifford, Eddie Muller, Robert Mailer Anderson, Michelle Tea, Peter Plate, Kate Braverman, David Corbett, Alejandro Murguía, Sin Soracco, Alvin Lu, Jon Longhi, Will Christopher Baer, Jim Nesbit, and David Henry Sterry. San Francisco Noir lashes out with hard-biting, all-original tales exploring the shadowy nether regions of scenic "Baghdad by the Bay." Virtuosos of the genre meet up with the best of S.F.'s literary fiction community to chart a unique psycho-geography for a dark landscape. From inner city boroughs to the outlands, each... more...
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Thu, 09 May 2019 13:56:04 GMT
The Marvel Vault: A Museum-in-a-Book with Rare Collectibles from the World of Marvel (by Peter Sanderson, Roy Thomas) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-marvel-vault-a-museum-in-a-book-with-rare-collectibles-from-the-world-of-marvel
Author(s): Peter Sanderson, Roy Thomas
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles > General, Art > Design, Comics & Graphic Novels > History & Criticism, Fiction > General
Publisher: Running Press
Publish date: 2007-10-09
ISBN-10: 0762428449
ISBN-13: 9780762428441
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Thu, 09 May 2019 13:52:02 GMT
Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned (by Walter Mosley) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/always-outnumbered-always-outgunned
Author(s): Walter Mosley
Categories: Fiction > Mystery & Detective, Literary Collections > General
Publisher: Washington Square Press
Publish date: 1998-10-01
ISBN-10: 0671014994
ISBN-13: 9780671014995
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Thu, 09 May 2019 13:26:11 GMT
The Bacta War (Star Wars: X-Wing Series, Book 4) (by Michael A. Stackpole) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-bacta-war-star-wars-x-wing-series-book-4
Author(s): Michael A. Stackpole
Categories: Fiction > Action & Adventure, Fiction > Fantasy, Fiction > Science Fiction, Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Spectra
Publish date: 1997-01-01
ISBN-10: 0553568043
ISBN-13: 9780553568042
Language: English
Description: When the Alliance Fleet mounts a major campaign against a deadly warlord, tyrant Ysanne Isard has taken control of Thyferra, intending to use its supply of medicinal bacta to destabilize and destroy the New Republic. Undermanned, deprived of Alliance support, Rogue Squadron must oppose Isard's plans, defeat her Star Destroyer fleet, and free Thyferra from her rule in a winner-take-all battle against a seemingly superior force.
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Thu, 09 May 2019 13:26:07 GMT
Deadly Intent (Mindhunters) (by Kylie Brant) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/deadly-intent-mindhunters
Author(s): Kylie Brant
Categories: Fiction > Romance, Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Berkley
Publish date: 2010-11-02
ISBN-10: 0425238539
ISBN-13: 9780425238530
Language: English
Description: Forensic linguist Macy Reid is an expert on kidnapping, having been abducted when she was a child. So, she is the perfect investigator to be called in when a Denver tycoon's eleven-year-old daughter is abducted-for the second time. But Macy's biggest stumbling block may be a member of her own team: Kellan Burke, the wise-cracking, rule- breaking investigator who relishes getting under Macy's skin-and who just may be the man to help her confront the demons from her past.
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Thu, 09 May 2019 13:16:13 GMT
Priestess of the White (Age of the Five Trilogy, Book 1) (by Trudi Canavan) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/priestess-of-the-white-age-of-the-five-trilogy-book-1
Author(s): Trudi Canavan
Categories: Fiction > Fantasy
Publisher: Harper Voyager
Publish date: 2005-12-27
ISBN-10: 0060815701
ISBN-13: 9780060815707
Language: English
Description: In a land on the brink of peace—watched jealously by a ruthless cult from across the sea and beset by hidden enemies—five extraordinary humans must serve as sword and shield of the Gods. Auraya is one. Her heroism saved a village from destruction; now Auraya has been named Priestess of the White. The limits of her unique talents must be tested in order to prove her worthy of the honor and grave responsibility awarded to her. But a perilous road lies ahead, fraught with pitfalls that will challenge the newest servant of the gods. An enduring friendship with a Dreamweaver—a member of an ancient... more...
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Thu, 09 May 2019 13:06:10 GMT
Bear Down, Bear North: Alaska Stories (Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction) (by Melinda Moustakis) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/bear-down-bear-north-alaska-stories-flannery-oconnor-award-for-short-fiction
Author(s): Melinda Moustakis
Categories: Fiction > Short Stories (Anthologies), Fiction > Short Stories (single author)
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
Publish date: 2011-09-15
ISBN-10: 0820338931
ISBN-13: 9780820338934
Language: English
Description: In her debut collection, Melinda Moustakis brings to life a rough-and-tumble family of Alaskan homesteaders through a series of linked stories. Born in Alaska herself to a family with a homesteading legacy, Moustakis examines the near-mythological accounts of the Alaskan wilderness that are her inheritance and probes the question of what it means to live up to larger-than-life expectations for toughness and survival. The characters in Bear Down, Bear North are salt-tongued fishermen, fisherwomen, and hunters, scrappy storytellers who put themselves in the path of destruction—sometimes a harsh... more...
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Thu, 09 May 2019 11:56:04 GMT
Sleeping With Anemone: A Flower Shop Mystery (by Kate Collins) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/sleeping-with-anemone-a-flower-shop-mystery
Author(s): Kate Collins
Categories: Fiction > Mystery & Detective, Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Signet
Publish date: 2010-02-02
ISBN-10: 0451228901
ISBN-13: 9780451228901
Language: English
Description: Maybe Abby Knight shouldn't have chosen a home and garden show sponsored by Uniworld Food as the venue for her protest against the corporation's harmful farming practices. But being bodily removed from the event won't stop her campaign. Nor will a burning brick thrown through her flower shop's window. After she narrowly escapes being kidnapped three times, Abby calls in the big guns-her ex-Ranger boyfriend Marco and her friends and family. And then the stakes are raised by murder...
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Thu, 09 May 2019 11:36:15 GMT
Deadly Sins (Berkley Sensation) (by Kylie Brant) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/deadly-sins-berkley-sensation
Author(s): Kylie Brant
Categories: Fiction > Romance, Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Berkley
Publish date: 2011-08-02
ISBN-10: 0425242706
ISBN-13: 9780425242704
Language: English
Description: An unknown assassin has appointed himself judge, jury, and executioner, brutally taking out high-level human targets citywide. It's just the kind of case that will test the resolve of a tough FBI agent like Jaid Marlowe. Especially when her new partner is Adam Raiker, Jaid's former colleague-and ex-lover.
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Thu, 09 May 2019 11:36:13 GMT
Espresso Shot: A Coffeehouse Mystery (Berkley Prime Crime Mysteries) (by Cleo Coyle) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/espresso-shot-a-coffeehouse-mystery-berkley-prime-crime-mysteries
Author(s): Cleo Coyle
Categories: Fiction > Mystery & Detective
Publisher: Berkley
Publish date: 2009-10-06
ISBN-10: 0425230767
ISBN-13: 9780425230763
Language: English
Description: Coffeehouse manager Clare Cosi has been hired to create a gourmet coffee and dessert bar for her ex-husband?s wedding. But her main problem is bridezilla Breanne Summour. When people close to Breanne begin to suffer fatal accidents, it?s Clare who may get burned.
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Thu, 09 May 2019 11:36:10 GMT