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Leviathan Rising (Pax Britannia Series, Book 3) by Jonathan Green

By Jonathan Green

Emerging from the abyss, it hungers!

Around the area in 80 days standard! This proud declare, made by means of the Carcharodon delivery corporation, is set to be placed to the try out as its most recent and most opulent submersible cruise-liner, the Neptune, units sail on its maiden voyage. between these onboard is Ulysses Quicksilver, dandy adventurer and hero of Magna Britannia, having fun with a genuinely-earned sojourn after the tense occasions of Queen Victoria's one hundred and sixtieth jubilee celebrations. yet in basic terms days out from the undersea urban of Pacifica catastrophe moves. A brutal homicide is dedicated after which an act of sabotage sends the Neptune plunging into the abyssal depths. Trapped on the backside of the ocean, for the survivors, their difficulties are just simply starting. some distance less than a decades' previous mystery awaits them. The Leviathan has awoken. emerging from the abyss it hungers and whilst it hunts none shall get away its primeval fury!

Pax Britannia is an exhilarating new technological know-how Fiction sequence, set on another Earth the place the British Empire nonetheless reigns and steam expertise rules.

About the Author:
Jonathan eco-friendly is a contract author. He writes technological know-how fiction and fable novels for adults, experience gamebooks for kids, and non-fiction books for every age. He has written for varied franchises, from Sonic the Hedgehog and medical professional Who, to books set inside video games Workshop's Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000 video game universes.

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Rowboat in a Hurricane by Julie Angus

By Julie Angus

In 2005–06, Julie Angus, along with her fiancé Colin, rowed 10,000 kilometers around the Atlantic Ocean, changing into the 1st lady on the planet to go back and forth from mainland to mainland in a rowboat. The 145-day trip gave Angus, a expert scientist, a special point of view at the ocean. The slow-moving boat grew to become an surroundings unto itself, attracting barnacles, dorado fish, set off fish, turtles, sharks, whales, birds, and extra, which she was once in a position to notice and rfile. Angus additionally observed unmistakable symptoms of the ocean's devastation, with way more plastic bottles, wrappers, toys, and baggage than sharks or different once-common sea lifestyles. 4 cyclones, together with hurricanes, hammered the small boat so intensely that Angus and her better half weren't definite they might continue to exist. Rowboat in a storm files this notable trip in meticulous, dramatic element, within the method providing a private list of an awe-inspiring surroundings, its attention-grabbing denizens, and the mounting threats to its lifestyles.

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The Legend of Luke (Redwall, Book 12) by Brian Jacques

By Brian Jacques

During this 12th booklet of the masterful Redwall epic, storyteller Brian Jacques is going again in time to the times earlier than Redwall, revealing with dramatic poignancy the legend of the 1st of the exceptional Redwall warriors--Luke, father of Martin.

Joined by means of Trimp the Hedgehog, Dinny Foremole, and Gonff--the ever-mischievous Prince of Mousethieves--it is that legend Martin hopes to find while he embarks on a deadly trip to the northland shore, the place his father deserted him as a baby. There, in the carcass of a good pink ship--broken in part and wedged excessive up among pillars of stone--he eventually uncovers what he has been trying to find: the genuine tale of the evil pirate stoat, Vilu Daskar, and the valiant warrior who pursued him relentlessly over the excessive seas, looking to ruin Vilu in any respect expenses, no matter if it intended deserting his basically son.

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The Ringed Castle (The Lymond Chronicles, Book 5) by Dorothy Dunnett

By Dorothy Dunnett

For the 1st time Dunnett's Lymond Chronicles come in the USA in caliber paperback editions.

Fifth within the mythical Lymond Chronicles, The Ringed Castle leaps from Mary Tudor's England to the barbaric Russia of Ivan the negative. Francis Crawford of Lymond strikes to Muscovy, the place he turns into consultant and normal to the half-mad tsar. but while Lymond attempts to civilize a court docket that remains frozen within the attitudes of the center a while, forces in England conspire to enlist this infinitely worthwhile guy of their personal schemes.

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Lillian Alling: The Journey Home by Susan Smith-Josephy

By Susan Smith-Josephy

Uploader's be aware: this publication, supplied via Overdrive, has a canopy picture for a special book.

In 1926, Lillian Alling, a ecu immigrant, set out on a trip domestic from manhattan. She had little cash and no transportation, yet lots of decision. it is a number of own records, first-hand memories, relations stories and archival examine that offer clean clues to Lillian's tale.

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Flinx Transcendent (Adventures of Pip & Flinx, Book 14) by Alan Dean Foster

By Alan Dean Foster

Flinx is the single one with any probability of forestalling the evil colossus barreling in to ruin the Humanx Commonwealth (and every thing else within the Milky Way). His efforts take him to the land of his mortal enemies, the bloodthirsty AAnn, the place likelihood is first-class that Flinx should be accomplished. And he also needs to hunt down an historical sentient guns platform wandering round the galaxy after which speak with it, a powwow which may rather well fry his mind. Then there are the oblivion-craving assassins made up our minds to prevent Flinx prior to he can hinder overall annihilation. With a destiny that rosy, it's no shock that Flinx is flirting with catastrophe. nonetheless, he's no quitter. Now he's going to wish each ounce of his information, simply because he's venturing to locations the place no one's ever been, to do what no one's ever performed, and the place his deadliest enemy is so shut it's invisible.

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Hiking Illinois by Susan Post







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