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Imperia - Im Schatten des Drachen: High-Fantasy-Roman by Laurin Dahlem

By Laurin Dahlem

Der junge Landadlige Hao hat nur ein Ziel: der Kaisergarde beizutreten und dem Kaiserreich im Kampf gegen die rebellischen Yin beizustehen. Als sich sein Wunsch endlich erfüllt, ist sein Leben scheinbar perfekt. Doch bald schon kommen ihm erste Zweifel am unerbittlichen Regime des Kaisers, der alle Yin brutal auslöschen lässt. Bevor er sich versieht, wird Hao in ein Machtspiel aus Verrat, Intrige und Mord am Kaiserhof hineingezogen. Und dann ist da noch der geheimnisvolle Kyu-Sung, Bastardsohn des Kaisers, der Gefühle in Hao weckt, die er sich lange nicht eingestehen will.

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The Lines of Aldred: Book One Sannan by C. Croft

By C. Croft

What do the visions suggest? Qea hasn't ever had a imaginative and prescient so powerful earlier than. a military, a king, marching around the wilderness in the direction of her domestic. Her mom thinks her visions, will provide them a dwelling yet Qea has no keep an eye on over them.

How do the photographs within the booklet glance so alive? The younger train mesmerised via the magic of the drawings within the previous scrolls is misplaced to time and his tasks. he's quickly recalled to them through the grasp of the monastery who sends him to Axium. A capital urban the place evil stalks the corridors of the palace. the place the mad king is managed a mage who wishes the land. after which the King rapes and kills the daughter of a noble.

All Haro sought after used to be to break out from domestic, to hitch the cavalry, like his father promised him. Now he unearths himself locked up by way of King Eandor for bold to remind him of what he had provided such a lot of years before.

Civil struggle is looming, magic reappears within the land of Sannan, and few comprehend whatever in regards to the myths that foretold its go back. a tender show, a seer and younger males learn how harmful magic might be within the fingers of the mage who takes keep an eye on in their land.

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Pathfinder Tales: Lord of Runes by Dave Gross

By Dave Gross

Count Varian Jeggare and his hellspawn bodyguard Radovan aren't any strangers to the occult. but whilst Varian is bequeathed a perilous magical booklet via an previous colleague, the notorious investigators locate themselves at the path of a necromancer bent on turning into the recent avatar of a wierd and sinister demigod-one of the mythical runelords. in addition to a staff of mercenaries and adventurers, the crime-solving duo might want to delve right into a mystery global of darkish magic and the legacy of a misplaced empire. yet in saving the area, will Varian and Radovan lose their souls?

From bestselling writer Dave Gross comes a fantastical story of poser, monsters, and mayhem in PATHFINDER stories: LORD OF RUNES, set within the award-winning global of the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game.

At the Publisher's request, this identify is being bought with out electronic Rights administration software program (DRM) applied.

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First of The Line: Book One of the Druid Dreams Saga by Michael Paul Metzger

By Michael Paul Metzger

Deep in the deserted urban, the darkish Lords strength grows, feeding off the greed and inhumanity of the lesser different types of males. Sensing that the time is close to while a brand new inheritor might be named First of the road, he subtly starts off to sow the seeds of destruction, in an try and reclaim the future which were snatched from his grasp.   Will the hot inheritor of the Druid Dream magic have the capacity to grasp its energy in time to forestall him?  Or will he take ownership of her soul, and with it, the entire unfastened lands.The preliminary booklet of the Druid goals saga, First of the road, takes us again to the start in a middle pounding story of event, suspense, and drama that is guaranteed to depart you spellbound!

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De donkere broederschap (Dutch Edition) by Luke Scull,Inge Pieters

By Luke Scull,Inge Pieters

Het verschil tussen een held en een schurk zit hem in hoe goed je bent in het verhullen van wat je doet. Maar dit zijn de Eeuwen van Verval en hier zijn geen helden…

De goden zijn verslagen. Ze liggen levenloos verspreid over de wereld op ondoordringbare plekken waar ze ruwe magie lekken. Magie die door de nieuwe machthebbers wordt gebruikt om de bevolking te onderdrukken. Toch wordt er weerstand geboden aan de tirannie. Als twee mannen een jonge insurgent redden, is dat het commence van een onwaarschijnlijk gezelschap. Een gezelschap bestaande uit zelfingenomen vogelvrijen, gehavende ketters en amorele huursoldaten. Een donkere broederschap.

‘Duistere, humoristische epische fable… Luke Scull schrijft met smaak en kennis een overrompelend debuut.’ The Guardian

‘Een fantastisch verhaal, bomvol actie, sterke karakters en een strakke plot. Dit is een niet te missen debuut. Het zet Luke Scull op de kaart als een van de meest getalenteerde debutanten van de epische fantasy.’ Fantasy ebook Critic

‘Een boek dat je bijblijft, met geweldige karakters en een nog geweldiger verhaal, geschreven door een ware verteller.’ SFBook.com

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Through the Painting by Stephanie Graber

By Stephanie Graber

Zoe and Dean were top neighbors considering that they can speak. Dean grew up as a typical teenage boy could with woman difficulties, acne, and parental rebelliousness. Zoe, in spite of the fact that, didn't. She grew up with the constructing powers of examining recommendations, relocating issues with out touching them, shape-shifting, and controlling hearth, notwithstanding she’s engaged on the “controlling” half. even though her powers have appeared to turn out not anything greater than a maturing challenge her complete lifestyles, Zoe quickly discovers that every one presents have a objective and hers will take the pair of them to a global they can basically think to stand foes they by no means suggestion might exist. to complete her target, Zoe needs to learn how to keep watch over her skills with a view to struggle to rescue a falling international and settle for who she was once born to turn into. Dean’s nonetheless engaged on the pimples…

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Away From The Light by Wade Goodman

By Wade Goodman

What occurs whilst your needs come actual? What occurs while it's an abused youngster who makes the want? What occurs should you take a latest teen and position him someplace that he loves, yet doesn't rather understand?

Jack is a reasonably standard teenage boy. He has a small circle of neighbors who aid him continue his sanity. besides the fact that, that doesn't suggest he is helping them continue their sanity. whilst a want transports Jack and his acquaintances to a different time and position that he fantasized approximately, he unearths that it isn't all he expects. actually the tedium and the phobia are very genuine. dying and love are actual, and his religion in Christ is challenged in additional methods than he idea possible.

the ultimate query is can he come back domestic or is he caught within the new nation-states of his imagination?

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Grayshade: A Stormtalons Novel by Gregory A. Wilson

By Gregory A. Wilson

**First ebook of the grey murderer trilogy, a brand new Stormtalons adventure!**

For ten years the murderer Grayshade has eradicated threats to the Order of Argoth, the simply God. The Acolytes of Argoth are silent and deadly enforcers of the Order’s will in the sprawling urban of Cohrelle, whose personal officers needs to quietly bow to the Order’s authority whereas publicly distancing themselves from its actions.

Grayshade is the ideally suited executor of the Order’s edicts, its most sensible proficient and so much hugely revered agent. but if a venture doesn’t pass as deliberate, Grayshade starts off to question the authority and causes of his superiors; and as he investigates, he quickly reveals himself the objective of the very Order he as soon as served with out query. Now it is going to take all of Grayshade’s ability, instinct, and crafty to discover the solutions he seeks…if he can remain alive.

“In Grayshade, we have now a posh secret that unfolds with the care of a craftsman, a wealthy urban that envelops us in its darkish streets and maze-like rooftops, and a protagonist as expert and brutal as he's considerate. It’s Jason Bourne meets Assassin’s Apprentice. lovers of conventional delusion and undercover agent thrillers should still supply this ebook a whirl.” — Bradley P. Beaulieu, writer of The Lays of Anuskaya and The track of the Shattered Sands series

approximately STORMTALONS
Stormtalons! The nation-states you’re taking a look for!From Ed Greenwood, author of the Forgotten Realms®, comes his most up-to-date delusion environment, fraught with lethal mists, magic, and event! This is the 1st of one hundred twenty deliberate books, written by way of greater than 50 Creatives from all over the world. Don’t fail to notice this sprawling new world!

ABOUT the writer
Gregory A. Wilson is Professor of English at St. John’s collage in ny urban, the place he teaches inventive writing, fable fiction, and technology fiction besides quite a few different classes in literature. he's the writer of the epic delusion The 3rd signal (Gale Cengage, 2009), and his moment novel, Icarus, was once released as a photograph novel in actual and digital kinds via Silence within the Library Publishing within the spring of 2016 (with a individually published audio dramatization); The Ed Greenwood workforce will post his Gray murderer Trilogy, starting along with his 3rd novel, Grayshade, within the fall of 2016. He additionally has brief tales in a couple of locations, such a lot lately the Time Traveled Tales (Silence within the Library Publishing, 2013) and Heroes (Silence within the Library Publishing, 2015) anthologies.

With two-time Hugo nominee John Helfers, he's within the making plans levels for a political speculative fiction anthology, with a couple of famous authors already on board. He co-hosts (with Brad Beaulieu and Mike Underwood) the severely acclaimed Speculate! The Podcast for Writers, Readers, and lovers (speculatesf.com), that is in its 6th yr of construction and subsidized via Patreon. He has written 3 articles for the SFWA Bulletin, and is a member of Codex, the Gen Con Writers’ Symposium, the Origins Library and different writer teams on and offline. he's usually invited to talk on panels, behavior workshops, and browse from his paintings at conventions and meetings during the country.

Wilson is the writer of the matter within the center: Liminal area and the court docket Masque (Clemson collage, 2007) and diverse articles and ebook chapters on a number of educational topics. below the moniker Arvan Eleron, he runs a hugely winning TwitchTV channel concerned about tale and narrative in video games. he's additionally the lead singer and trumpet participant for the innovative rock band the line (thebandtheroad.com), quickly to liberate its 3rd album and follow-up to its significantly acclaimed moment album Monomyth, nominated for top international checklist in Progawards 2010.

Greg’s digital house is gregoryawilson.com.

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Les Cités des Anciens - L'Intégrale 1 (Tomes 1 et 2): by Robin Hobb,Arnaud Mousnier-Lompré

By Robin Hobb,Arnaud Mousnier-Lompré

Dans le Désert des Pluies, les serpents géants se sont enfermés dans leurs cocons, sous l. a. supervision de los angeles dragonne Tintaglia, pour en émerger, transformés à leur travel en dragons, et assurer l. a. pérennité de leur race. Mais, trop vieux, trop affaiblis, ils ne donnent que des créatures difformes, inachevées, incapables de survivre seules sans l’aide des humains, qu’ils mettent tant à contribution pour les nourrir que les Marchands du Désert des Pluies décident de s’en débarrasser… Autour d’eux gravitent Thymara, jeune fille aux mains et aux pieds griffus et palmés, que ses mom and dad n’auraient jamais dû laisser vivre ; Alise, prise entre un époux, riche Marchand qui los angeles délaisse et l. a. méprise, et sa ardour des dragons ; et Leftrin, capitaine de vivenef à l’honnêteté élastique qui tombe sur une bille de bois-sorcier et choisit de l. a. vendre au plus offrant malgré l’interdiction formelle qui pèse sur ce style de commerce.
À travers des aventures où se côtoient êtres humains et créatures fantastiques, nul écrivain ne maîtrise comme Robin Hobb, aujourd’hui, une palette aussi huge et dense d’émotions.

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Seidman by James Erich

By James Erich

In Viking Age Iceland, the place boys are anticipated to develop into robust farmers and expert warriors, there's little position for a sickly twelve-year-old boy like Kol until eventually he catches the attention of a seið-woman—a sorceress—and turns into her apprentice. Kol travels to the sorceress’s domestic, the place her grandson, Thorbrand, takes Kol lower than his wing. earlier than lengthy Kol discovers whatever else approximately himself that's different—something else that units him aside as unmanly: Kol has fallen in love with one other boy.

But the area is altering in ways in which threaten those that perform the traditional arts. As Kol’s new lifestyles takes him around the Norse lands, he unearths new faith is sweeping via them, and King Olaf Tryggvason is removing and executing sorcerers. whilst a decades-old feud forces Thorbrand to choose from Kol and his responsibility to his kinsman, Kol reveals himself solid adrift with in basic terms the cryptic messages of an historic goddess to lead him to his destiny—and in all probability to his death.

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Honorable Mention: Best homosexual Debut Novel/Book

Honorable Mention: Best LGBT younger grownup / Coming of Age

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