Enoch Primordial (Chronicles of the Nephilim, Book 2) by Brian Godawa

By Brian Godawa

In a depressing international of Angelic Watchers and Nephilim Giants, One guy is named by way of God: Enoch. Holy guy. clever Sage. large Killer.

Before Noah, ahead of the Flood, the area was once depraved past mind's eye. yet one guy stood out from the remainder: Enoch.

“Enoch walked with God, and he was once now not, for God took him.” That’s all of the Biblical publication of Genesis tells us approximately this enigmatic primordial holy guy.

The old booklet of Enoch tells us that he stated judgment at the fallen Watchers and their vast progeny, the Nephilim of Genesis bankruptcy 6.

But what if that holy calling intended that Enoch was once an immense killer?

This moment novel within the saga Chronicles of the Nephilim is a prequel to Noah Primeval that tells the unique tale of the autumn of the angelic Watchers from heaven and the increase of the Nephilim giants generations prior to the Flood.

Follow the epic trip of Enoch the large killer along with his small band of relations warriors who search outlaw giants for bounty, yet bump into a conspiracy of the Watchers that's so evil, it's going to swap the universe perpetually if God doesn't cease them.

You’ll meet a number of the liked characters from Noah Primeval once they have been a lot more youthful, like Methuselah and Uriel, in addition to the starting place tales of the lead villainous Watchers, Semjaza and Azazel who grew to become the gods Anu and Inanna.

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The Broken Bell (Markhat Files, Book 6) by Frank Tuttle

By Frank Tuttle

Ask now not for whom the marriage bells toll…

The Markhat documents, publication 6

There’s no approach Markhat can draw back his latest consumer. who's he to refuse the lady he loves—especially while she bribes him with breakfast?
This time it’s Darla’s good friend Tamar Fields, whose fiancé vanished days prior to the marriage. His prosperous family members insists Carris Lethway is just away on pressing enterprise. Tamar smells a lie, and she or he wishes Rannit’s most famed finder to determine if the resource of the suspicious aroma is a conspiracy, or the groom’s chilly, sweaty feet.

As if his plate isn’t piled excessive adequate, Mama Hog’s slip of the tongue has landed him in the midst of an exceptional out of date Pot Lockery extended family feud. Plus, Rannit’s streets are abuzz with rumors of war—and Tamar’s case has his personal girl love listening to marriage ceremony bells of her own.

As Rannit fingers for conflict, Markhat reveals himself torn among outdated alliances and new commitments, and a starting to be, lousy worry that irrespective of which means he turns, all he loves is set to move up in flames.

Warning: This paintings of fiction is understood to comprise harmful vowels and a minimum of circumstances of provocative people dancing. Readers might be ready to provide clean emus for inspection at any time whereas analyzing pages seventy eight or 134. Neither the writer nor the writer condones the formation of covalent hydrogen bonds, even if the writer does wink at them whilst his legal professional isn't looking.

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The Beasts of Barakhai (The Books of Barakhai, Book 1) by Mickey Zucker Reichert

By Mickey Zucker Reichert

This is the intriguing first novel in Mickey Zucker Reichert's acclaimed shapeshifter saga—published at the same time with the hardcover liberate of the second one and ultimate e-book. Graduate pupil Benton Collins enters a gateway to an international the place humans rework into animals daily—whether they wish to or now not.

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Water Logic (Elemental Logic, Book 3) by Laurie J. Marks

By Laurie J. Marks

By way of water good judgment, a cow medical professional turns into a political candidate. A soldier turns into a flower farmer. A misplaced booklet features a misplaced destiny. The styles of heritage are made and unmade.

Amid assassinations, rebellions, and the pyres of too many lifeless, a brand new executive types within the land of Shaftal—a executive of squaddies and farmers, students and elemental abilities, all weary of struggle and eager for peace. yet a few can't fail to remember their losses, and a few can't think a spot for themselves in an enemy land. sooner than reminiscence, ahead of recorded historical past, whatever occurred that now has to be remembered. Zanja na’Tarwein, the crosser of barriers, born in fireplace and wedded to earth, has fallen below the ice. Now, by way of water good judgment, the good judgment of styles repeated, of laughter and tune, the misplaced needs to be found—or the discovered may perhaps eternally be lost.

Laurie J. Marks teaches on the collage of Massachusetts Boston. She is the writer of 5 past novels, and her first Elemental good judgment novels (Fire Logic and Earth Logic) received the Gaylactic Spectrum Award and bought a number of starred studies. She is a recipient of the Fairy Godmother Award (James D. Tiptree, Jr. Award) and a founding member of vast Universe.

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The Two of Swords: Part 4 by K. J. Parker

By K. J. Parker

"Why are we scuffling with this conflict? simply because evil needs to be resisted, and eventually there comes a time while males of precept need to make a stand. simply because battle is nice for company and it's greater to die on our toes than survive our knees. simply because they begun it. yet at this level within the proceedings," he further, with a touch lop-sided grin, "mostly from strength of habit."

A soldier with a present for archery. a lady who kills with no care. brothers, either unbeatable generals, now combating for opposing armies. nobody within the immense and as soon as wonderful United Empire is still untouched through the rift among East and West, and the battle has been fought for so long as someone can bear in mind. a few nonetheless live on who understand how it was once all started, yet not anyone is aware the way it will end.

This serial novel from the realm delusion Award profitable okay. J. Parker is the tale of a battle on a grand scale, informed during the eyes of its infantrymen, politicians, sufferers and heroes.

This is the fourth installment within the Two of Swords serialization.

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Warheart (Sword of Truth, Book 17) by Terry Goodkind

By Terry Goodkind

All is misplaced. Evil will quickly devour the D'Haran Empire. Richard Rahl lies on his funeral bier. it's the finish of everything.

Except what isn't misplaced is Kahlan Amnell. Following an internal prompting past all cause, the final Confessor will guess every thing on a last determined gambit, and in so doing, she is going to switch the area forever.

Terry Goodkind's Warheart is the direct sequel to, and the belief of, the tale started in The Omen computer, The 3rd state, and Severed Souls.

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The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien

By J. R. R. Tolkien

Now a massive movement picture

A nice smooth vintage and the prelude to THE LORD OF THE RINGS

Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfy, unambitious lifestyles, hardly touring any farther than his pantry or cellar. yet his contentment is disturbed whilst the wizard Gandalf and an organization of dwarves arrive on his doorstep in the future to whisk him away on an experience. they've got introduced a plot to raid the treasure hoard guarded by way of Smaug the superb, a wide and intensely harmful dragon. Bilbo reluctantly joins their quest, unaware that on his trip to the Lonely Mountain he'll come across either a magic ring and a daunting creature referred to as Gollum.

“A excellent account of a powerful event, full of suspense and pro with a quiet humor that's impossible to resist . . . All these, younger or outdated, who love an excellent adventurous story, fantastically informed, will take The Hobbit to their hearts.” – ny occasions publication evaluation

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The Curse of Chalion (Chalion, Book 1) by Lois McMaster Bujold

By Lois McMaster Bujold

A guy damaged in physique and spirit, Cazaril has back to the noble loved ones he as soon as served as web page, and is called, to his nice shock, secretary-tutor to the attractive, strong-willed sister of the impetuous boy who's subsequent in line to rule. it really is as project Cazaril dreads, for it needs to finally lead him to where he such a lot fears: the royal court docket of Cardegoss, the place the robust enemies who as soon as put him in chains now occupy lofty positions. however it is greater than the traitorous intrigues of villains that threaten Cazaril and the Royesse Iselle right here, for a sinister curse hangs like a sword over the total blighted condo of Chalion and all who stand of their circle. And simply through utilising the darkest, so much forbidden of magics can Cazaril wish to guard his royal cost -- an act that would mark the unswerving, broken servant as a device of the striking ... and seize him, flesh and soul, in a maze of demonic paradox, damnation, and death.

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