By Christine Thomas,Puakea Nogelmeier
"Myths eventually serve to tutor and inspire," Thomas notes in her creation to the ebook. "They teach; they counsel. they supply palpable and correct classes for contemporary lives, even if in spotting real love, collecting power to desert a path headed for destruction, garnering self-confidence, or warding off and escaping household violence."
With a foreword by way of famous Hawaiian language pupil Dr. M. Puakea Nogelmeier, do not glance again explores myths either established and esoteric through literary genres starting from straight-ahead literary fiction to romance to technology fiction to poetry.
By Aylmer Maude
By Feldkirch Schreibwerkstatt
By Pavel Mandys
Brand-new tales through: Chaim Cigan, Martin Goffa, Irena Hejdová, Michaela Klevisová, Štěpán Kopřiva, Ondrej Neff, Markéta Pilátová, Jirí "Walker" Procházka, Petra Soukupová, Petr Stančík, Michal Sýkora, Petr Šabach, Kateřina Tučková, and Miloš Urban.
While Prague may well at the present time be one of many world's best vacationer locations, and a sophisticated capital of eu tradition, it is still an open-air monument to a background of violence. the following, Prague's best writers discover the hidden corners of the "City of 100 Spires," pulling again the curtain to bare gloom and despair.
From the creation by way of Pavel Mandys:
How to put in writing noir in a urban the place, until eventually 1990, the career of personal detective hadn't existed? the place the censors insisted on portraying police within the media and literature in a favorable mild? the place freelance prepared crime hadn't existed, yet the place the biggest felony staff used to be the key police? earlier than you delve into the fourteen tales during this assortment, a heads-up: many of the tales owe their allegiance extra to Prague than the noir genre...but if the idea that of "noir" is prolonged, and thought of a characterization of literary works containing parts of crime, possibility, threat--or the place primary characters locate themselves in serious existence situations--then you will discover fourteen such tales during this collection.
By Harlan Ellison,Robert Sheckley,Ben Bova,Robert Bloch,Avram Davidson,Theodore Sturgeon,Joe L. Hensley,William Rotsler,A. E. VanVogt,Henry Slesar,Samuel R. Delany,Algis Budrys,Robert Silverberg,Keith Laumer,Roger Zelazny
By Earl Lovelace,Robert Antoni
By Paul C. Gutjahr,Assistant Professor of English American Studies and Religious Studies Paul C Gutjahr
Bestsellers in 19th Century America seeks to provide for college students novels, poems and different revealed fabric that offered tremendous good once they first seemed within the usa. a few of the most famed American works of the 19th century that we all know this present day — comparable to Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick — weren't commonly learn after they first seemed. This assortment seeks to provide its readers a glimpse on the literature that lit up the literary horizon whilst the works have been first released, resulting in insights on key cultural points of the nineteenth-century usa and its literary culture.
By M.D. James
Enjoy the simplest promoting, and primary publication within the enchanting Muse sequence, in addition to the opposite five volumes besides. in the event you love V.C. Andrews variety books that blend Gothic Horror with the relations Saga style, you then will love this e-book. it truly is filled with lies and betrayals and twists.
Jimmy's global collapses as he sees his mom being arrested. earlier than he is familiar with what's occurring, he is taken to reside with strangers that he is informed are his organic family.
His Grandfather ideas the kin with an iron first. whereas Jimmy attempted desperately to reconnect to his mother and Sister, he needs to adapt to the abuse of his new prosperous relations, a brand new university, his new task with the kin company, and the entire lies and secrets and techniques which are uncovered.
***Also, checkout the hot Nelson Estates sequence that keeps the place the foundation sequence left off.
Books through M.D. James:
As the Snow Falls – quantity 1 (Book 1: Muse Series)
As the Snow Falls – quantity 2 (Book 2: Muse Series)
After the Tears soften – quantity 1 (Book three: Muse Series)
After the Tears soften – quantity 2 (Book four: Muse Series)
In My Frozen goals – quantity 1 (Book five: Muse Series)
In My Frozen goals – quantity 2 (Book 6: Muse Series)
The Muse Saga (Complete assortment: Muse Series)
Hunger: A Vampire Novella
Ember (Forewedge Mountain Series)
Kaelin (Forewedge Mountain Series)
The Billionaire of Aspen Estates (Book 1: harmony Series)
The Footman of Aspen Estates (Book 2: harmony Series)
The go back to Aspen Estates (Book three: harmony Series)
The Aspen Estates (Complete assortment: harmony Series)
The present (Book 1: Nelson property Series)
The Academy (Book 2: Nelson Estates Series)
Here is an excerpt from "As the Snow Falls - Vol. 1", the 1st booklet integrated in "The Muse Sage: entire Collection":
My ally simply all started cracking up giggling. “You comprehend I’m your ally and could do something for you, dude….but, I’m now not kissing you!” he teased. listening to that made me snicker and lightened my mood.
That is, until eventually we rounded the subsequent nook. Blue and pink lighting fixtures have been flashing close to my condo. i may see a portly police officer placing my mother behind a squad automobile. She was once handcuffed!
I forgot approximately Connor and my observe from April, and sprinted to my condominium because the police motor vehicle containing my mother drove off. I don’t recognize whilst i began crying, yet tears have been streaming down my face. firstly, I figured it used to be simply snowflakes that landed on me, melting. i used to be screaming, attempting to capture my mom. I didn’t be aware of what used to be occurring. As I reached my apartment, a tall, middle-aged, uniformed officer requested if i used to be James Nelson.
“Where did you're taking my Mom?” I screamed, via my sobbing and tears.
“It’ll be o.k., son.” The officer advised me. “Are you James Nelson?”
“YES! certain! Why did you're taking my mother away?” I demanded.
“Because she isn’t your Mom,” the tall officer answered.
That’s all I remembered earlier than I fainted.
By Cortázar Julio,Zavagna Giulia
By Ron Collins,David Farland,Frank Herbert,Phaedra Weldon,Dayle A. Dermatis,Kevin J. Anderson,Kristine Kathryn Rusch,Dean Wesley Smith
Ends with a bang.
And loads of bang in between.
Pulse Pounders. starting from instantly mystery to technology fiction, fable to pulp event, those tales make your center race. proportion the buzz as a lady held hostage in a chair has just a couple of mins to flee, and a guy trapped in a time loop revisits a challenge element long ago. together with an unique never-before-published Frank Herbert tale, those page-turners express why Adventures outstanding says Fiction River “is the best and most fun guides within the box today.”
“… fanatics of the novel could be good satisfied.”
—Publishers Weekly on Fiction River: Pulse Pounders
“Fiction River: Crime edited via Kristine Kathryn Rusch leads off with powerful new stories via 3 time-honored EQMM members: Doug Allyn with a gangster whodunnit, Steve Hockensmith with a con online game tale, and Brendan DuBois with a clean version at the outdated brothers-who-took-different-paths ploy. A sampling of different contents, together with experimental short-shorts through Melissa Yi and M. Elizabeth fort and a shrewdpermanent activate the greedy-relatives-want-inheritance by means of Kate Wilhelm, recommend prime quality throughout."
—Ellery Queen secret journal on Fiction River specified variation: Crime
“Among the volume’s greater entries are Doug Allyn’s “Hitler’s Dogs,” within which narrator document Bannan seeks the reality approximately his gang mentor’s dying, and Steve Hockensmith’s “Wheel of Fortune,” which relates the schemes of a couple of con artists.”
—Publishers Weekly on Fiction River detailed variation: Crime
About the Editor
Kevin J. Anderson is mostly a bestselling novelist with over a hundred twenty five novels released, yet he has additionally hung out within the modifying trenches. His 3 famous person Wars anthologies (Tales from the Mos Eisley Cantina, stories from Jabba’s Palace, and stories of the Bounty Hunters) are the 3 bestselling technology fiction anthologies of all time. He additionally created and edited battle of the Worlds: worldwide Dispatches (alternate tales of H.G. Wells’s Martian invasion), and the funny horror Blood Lite sequence for the Horror Writers of the United States, in addition to the 5 by means of 5 army SF sequence and the wonderful vacation Season sequence for WordFire Press, the 1st of which simply received a Silver Award from the autonomous Publishers Group.
As an writer, Kevin has fifty four nationwide or foreign bestsellers and 23 million copies of his books in print. He wrote the recent Dune sequence and the Hellhole trilogy with Brian Herbert, in addition to a number of novels within the megastar Wars, X-Files, Batman, and Superman universes. His unique works comprise the SF epics The Saga of 7 Suns and The Saga of Shadows, the Terra Incognita fable trilogy, and his well known sequence that includes Dan Shamble, Zombie P.I.
He and his spouse Rebecca Moesta are the publishers of WordFire Press.