By Richard Earl
By Matthew Laurence
"Move over, Percy Jackson, there’s a brand new lady in town." —Booklist review for Freya
Her struggle for freedom is over,
but the struggle for energy is simply beginning.
After Freya escapes from the power-controlling Finemdi company, her quest to defeat her new enemy takes her to Hollywood. the traditional Norse goddess of affection, good looks, struggle, and demise disguises herself once more as Sara Vanadi, now an up-and-coming megastar on a scandalous tv sequence. Freya is familiar with that today’s sleek gods live to tell the tale the reveal, and l. a. bargains her either repute and believers.
And she desperately wishes energy from her believers.With sinister forces at her heels, an old enemy again, and an unknown probability lurking within the shadows, Freya needs to stroll a deadly line among mortal and goddess. simply because if she loses her humanity, who will retailer the world?
Blending fable and technology fiction in a modern Hollywood environment, Slay: A Freya Novel is the second one booklet in Matthew Laurence’s action-packed sequence approximately an historic goddess in a contemporary global.
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Praise for Freya:
"This sequence debut blends philosophy (free will, future, faith), humor, multidimensional characters, and a fast-moving, well-constructed plot right into a compulsively wonderful read.” —Kirkus studies, starred evaluation
"Adrenaline-infused adventure." —School Library Journal
"Boatloads of motion, villains who're straight away favourite and unique of their quests for global domination, and a savvy crew of multireligious goddesses make for a kick-ass event located among technological know-how and belief." —The Bulletin of the heart for kid's Books (BCCB)
By Dan Lukiv
An excerpt, a poem in keeping with Esther bankruptcy five
A (thorny) burnet and caper,
Acanthus, field- and hawthorn,
A strolling resource of injury,
With thistle palms, and thorns
For hair upon his hands and legs
As if he have been a creature before
Men breathed, just like the many
Frozen in time in rock layers
That little chisels chip away at.
How abnormal his hands look,
Reaching for flesh to embrace,
How atypical the protrusions of round
And cylindrical heads upon his scalp,
That bloom into tender, silky white,
Yellow and pink plants that
Reflect goodness yet flip brown
And die. Adam stumbled on the likes of you
Outside Eden secure through cherubs
And the lethal flaming sword.
Haman the bush, the hedge, good
Food for camels, asses, and goats,
See, there you move, rolling along
The howling wilderness,
Dan Lukiv is a poet, novelist, columnist, brief tale and article writer—and an autonomous schooling researcher (hermeneutic phenomenology). His artistic writing has seemed in 19 international locations. His formal apprenticeship comprises extensive own path from writers reminiscent of Canada’s Professor Robert Harlow (recipient of the George Woodcock success award for an excellent literary career), the USA’s Paul Bagdon (Spur Award finalist for most sensible unique Paperback), and England’s D. M. Thomas (recipient of the Cheltenham Prize for Literature, Orwell Prize [biography], l. a. Fiction Prize, and Cholmondeley award for poetry), and contains reports on the collage of British Columbia (The artistic Writing Department), the acclaimed Humber college for Writers (poetry writing program), and Writer’s Digest institution (novel writing program).
He and his spouse have 4 daughters, one granddaughter, and grandsons. Over decades he taught a number of topics (English, English Literature, communications, guitar, drama, social experiences, arithmetic, technology, shopper schooling, profession making plans, reaction skill Pathways®, actual schooling, composition, and artistic writing) at award-winning McNaughton Centre (Quesnel, BC), a faculty for afflicted young ones. considering 1978, he has edited CHALLENGER foreign, a literary magazine that, over decades, focussed consciousness on younger, up-and-coming Canadian poets, and, on account that 2001, he has edited The magazine of Secondary trade schooling, a scholarly discussion board of study, training, and conception. via LukivPress, he has released many poetry collections, a few via well-established poets akin to George Swede (Canada), Paul Gotro (Canada), Elana Wolff (Canada), invoice Caughlan (Canada), Dimitar Anakiev (Slovenia), Neal Leadbeater (Scotland), Robert Lavett Smith (USA), Simon Perchik (USA), Michael J. Vaughn (USA), Esther Cameron (USA), Michael Zack (USA), Richard Luftig (USA), Luis Benitez (Argentina), and Coral Hull (Australia).
He serves as an elder in a congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Sardis, BC. For a part of 2015, his spouse and he served jointly as pioneers (full-time ministers). leisure pursuits comprise longboarding, looking for haiku moments, making a song and taking part in guitar, learning arithmetic, and hybrid biking.
By Anna Ekberg
By Lisa Poche Calhoun
The patriarch of this farm kinfolk, Harold Engquist, had attempted to arrange his family upfront with the abilities and the provisions had to undergo difficult instances, yet did he do adequate? Will his nutrients shops allure determined those people who are looking for foodstuff and fresh water, or worse but, the undesirable consciousness of the degenerate Claggit family?
Meanwhile, Abby, a beautiful stranded stranger, unloads her horses and leaves her truck and trailer at the road to head looking for aid. She occurs upon the family's farm, which quickly pits Colt and his cousin Tyler opposed to one another as they vie for her recognition.
This post-apocalyptic / survival / modern western / romance novel is certain to drag you in in case you subscribe to this family members as they struggle to conform and glance to the longer term.
By John Shors
The yr is 1548, and the chinese language Empire faces an approaching Mongol invasion. All that forestalls the violent finish of a dynasty is the nice Wall. but even this famed fortification has weaknesses, and opposed to his will, a skilled chinese language craftsman is taken from his domestic and spouse, in order that he may perhaps hard work along the wall’s defenders.
Fan has been lacking for a 12 months while his spouse, Meng, comes to a decision to do the impossible—to go away everybody and every thing she is familiar with in a frightening attempt to discover him. At a time while many ladies worry even stepping open air their houses, Meng disguises herself as a guy and starts a dangerous trip of deliverance.
As armies assemble on the nice Wall, the fates of Fan and Meng collide with a Mongol horseman looking redemption, a chinese language concubine combating injustice, and a ruthless normal decided to ruin them all.
Praise for Unbound:
“Unbound is totally captivating—an epic, old page-turner with a beating middle. I enjoyed it.” – Jamie Ford, manhattan occasions bestselling writer of inn at the nook of sour and Sweet
“In Unbound, John Shors attracts us contained in the impassioned background of China’s nice Wall, via richly intertwined characters decided to stay freely, and for romance. A haunting story of the long-lasting bonds that anchor and keep us while the entire different chains—poverty, enslavement, cruelty, degradation—have been damaged. A gem of storytelling.” – Paula McLain, ny instances bestselling writer of The Paris Wife
“An dependent and compelling epic informed with Shors’ trademark figuring out of human nature and talent to create characters who contact our hearts. The atmosphere – China's nice Wall – is as a lot a character within the story because the husband and spouse who reside, and love, in its shadow. In Unbound, heritage comes alive and actually takes your breath away and breaks your middle on the related time.” – M.J. Rose, ny occasions bestselling writer of The Library of sunshine and Shadow
By Tim Green,Derek Jeter
Jalen DeLuca loves baseball. He’s taking part in for his summer time trip workforce and attempting to win a customary spot within the rotation. yet Jalen’s received extra then expertise at the box. He’s a baseball genius who can learn and are expecting virtually precisely what any pitcher goes to do along with his subsequent pitch. He can’t relatively clarify how he understands, he simply does. His detailed skill helped him to save lots of the profession of recent York Yankee celebrity baseman, James “JY” Yager, and now Jalen figures he’ll be nearly a part of the workforce. Or will he?
After an influence fight with the Yankees GM and a failed negotiation with Cat, JY moves out on his personal to teach he can nonetheless hit within the majors with out the aid of Jalen’s baseball genius. upset, yet involved in his personal baseball profession, Jalen attempts to carve out his personal spot with the Rockton Rockets.
When issues get it wrong for either one of them, JY works out a take care of Cat, bringing the pair jointly back. With JY’s support, Jalen and Daniel may be able to subscribe to a trip staff from a close-by rival city who will face off opposed to the Rockets within the championship video game of an elite match in Boston. With the strain mounting for JY to accomplish on the eco-friendly Monster and Jalen reason on paying again his former crew, they’ll need to pull off the last word double play if they’re either going to succeed.
By D F J Smith
Variable: Anaerobic Conditioning
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By Rodgers &,Hammerstein,Miriam Bos
the 1st title in the series, Do Re Mi pairs the recognized lyrics with appealing and sweet illustrations that support convey the vintage songs to life.
young children will locate it great easy to learn -- or sing -- alongside to this vintage Broadway hit. an ideal addition to any child’s bookshelf, specially in a hot domestic that’s constantly filled with music.
By Derek Jeter