Literature & Fiction

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  • booksreddit.com:Kenobi: Star Wars Legends

    Kenobi: Star Wars Legends

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    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe Republic has fallen. Sith Lords rule the galaxy. Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi has lost everything . . . Everything but hope.   Tatooine—a harsh desert world where farmers toil in the heat of two suns while trying to protect themselves and their loved ones from the marauding Tusken Raiders. A backwater planet on the edge of civilized space. And an unlikely place to find a Jedi Master in hiding, or an orphaned infant boy on whose tiny shoulders rests the future of a …


  • booksreddit.com:The Great Book of Amber: The Complete Amber Chronicles

    The Great Book of Amber: The Complete Amber Chronicles, 1-10 (Chronicles of Amber)

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    “Fantasy of a superior order.”—Washington Post Book World “A storyteller without peer. He created worlds as colorful and exotic and memorable as any our genre has ever seen.”—George R.R. Martin One of the most revered names in sf and fantasy, the incomparable Roger Zelazny was honored with numerous prizes—including six Hugo and three Nebula Awards—over the course of his legendary career. Among his more than fifty books, arguably Zelazny’s most popular literary creations were his extraordinary…


  • booksreddit.com:Fevre Dream

    Fevre Dream

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    A THRILLING REINVENTION OF THE VAMPIRE NOVEL BY THE MASTER OF MODERN FANTASY, GEORGE R. R. MARTIN   Abner Marsh, a struggling riverboat captain, suspects that something’s amiss when he is approached by a wealthy aristocrat with a lucrative offer. The hauntingly pale, steely-eyed Joshua York doesn’t care that the icy winter of 1857 has wiped out all but one of Marsh’s dilapidated fleet; nor does he care that he won’t earn back his investment in a decade. York’s reasons for traversing the power…


  • booksreddit.com:Star Wars: Absolutely Everything You Need to Know

    Star Wars: Absolutely Everything You Need to Know

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    2016 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award Nominee for Favorite Book!Star Wars®: Absolutely Everything You Need to Know is crammed with weird and wonderful Star Wars trivia, strange-but-true facts and fascinating “Did you know?” Q&As via a highly engaging infographic design. Find out who cleans the floors of the Death Stars and what takes 1,000 years to digest its victims! From movie-making trivia to quirky facts you never knew, this guide will excite new and old fans alike of Star Wars Rebels™, Sta…


  • booksreddit.com:A Gronking to Remember (Rob Gronkowski Erotica Series) (Volume 1)

    A Gronking to Remember (Rob Gronkowski Erotica Series) (Volume 1)

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    Leigh has a serious problem. And it’s driving a “spike” between her and her husband Dan. When Leigh wanders into the room where her husband and his friends are watching a football game, her life changes forever, because at that exact moment, NFL’s one-man wrecking ball, Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots, scores a touchdown and does his patented “Gronk Spike”—his notorious monster smashing of a football. When the ball shoots into the stratosphere, Leigh’s heart goes apitter-patter a…


  • booksreddit.com:The Lucienne Twins

    The Lucienne Twins

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    The Lucienne TwinsThis haunting tale involves a young teacher, Mary Watkins, and her struggle to help Abigail, one of her students, cope with her twin sister’s tragic death. But when mysterious occurrences plague Abigail’s life, Mary discovers that perhaps the twin sister is not entirely dead and has not left this world.9,300 words, or approximately 37 pages.


  • booksreddit.com:A Gronking to Remember: Book One in the Rob Gronkowski Erotica Series

    A Gronking to Remember: Book One in the Rob Gronkowski Erotica Series

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    Leigh has a serious problem. And it’s driving a “spike” between her and her husband Dan. When Leigh wanders into the room where her husband and his friends are watching a football game, her life changes forever, because at that exact moment, NFL’s one-man wrecking ball, Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots, scores a touchdown and does his patented “Gronk Spike”—his notorious monster smashing of a football. When the ball shoots into the stratosphere, Leigh’s heart goes apitter-patter and…


  • booksreddit.com:Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes

    Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes

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    Since its original publication by Little, Brown and Company in 1942, Edith Hamilton’s Mythology has sold millions of copies throughout the world and established itself as a perennial bestseller in its various available formats: hardcover, trade paperback, mass market paperback, and e-book. Mythology succeeds like no other book in bringing to life for the modern reader the Greek, Roman, and Norse myths and legends that are the keystone of Western culture – the stories of gods and heroes that …


  • booksreddit.com:Hitherto a Lion

    Hitherto a Lion

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    Thirty billion light years from Earth, two hundred toroidal colonies spin within a black nebula of organic matter. The human colonists of the Hæl triple star system are under siege by the Bœzch invaders. Cognizant beings cannot hide from the Bœzch, and when a human falls into their red, spindly hands, they are spun into stardust, until the theory of them is gone from the universe.Now Fel, the black biomechanical lion, wearily hunts the Bœzch across the African toroidal colony known as the L…


  • booksreddit.com:The Annotated Brothers Grimm (The Bicentennial Edition)

    The Annotated Brothers Grimm (The Bicentennial Edition)

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    Celebrate the 200th birthday of the Brothers Grimm stories with this lavish volume now richly expanded for a new generation. Publication of the Grimms’ Children’s Stories and Household Tales in 1812 brought the great European oral folk tradition into print for the first time. The Annotated Brothers Grimm returns in a deluxe and augmented 200th-anniversary edition commemorating that landmark event. Adding to such favorites as “Cinderella,” “Little Red Riding Hood,” “Snow White,” and “Rapunzel,…


  • booksreddit.com:Ranks of Bronze

    Ranks of Bronze

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    The guilds of star-travelling merchants had strict rules to prevent their technology from falling into the hands of the natives of planets they were exploiting: military operations had to be carried out with weaponry no more complex than swords and bows. That was no handicap to the merchant princes, who came to Earth for soldiers and returned to the stars with the best the planet had to offer: the legionaries of the Roman Empire!


  • booksreddit.com:Language Myths

    Language Myths

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    A unique collection of original essays by 21 of the world’s leading linguists. The topics discussed focus on some of the most popular myths about language: The Media Are Ruining English; Children Can’t Speak or Write Properly Anymore; America is Ruining the English Language. The tone is lively and entertaining throughout and there are cartoons from Doonesbury andThe Wizard of Id to illustrate some of the points. The book should have a wide readership not only amongst students who want to read…


  • booksreddit.com:BioShock: Rapture

    BioShock: Rapture

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    It’s the end of World War II. FDR’s New Deal has redefined American politics. Taxes are at an all-time high. The bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki has brought a fear of total annihilation. The rise of secret government agencies and sanctions on business has many watching their backs. America’s sense of freedom is diminishing…and many are desperate to take that freedom back. Among them is a great dreamer, an immigrant who pulled himself from the depths of poverty to become one of the wealthies…


  • booksreddit.com:The Complete Works of Liudprand of Cremona (Medieval Texts in Translation)

    The Complete Works of Liudprand of Cremona (Medieval Texts in Translation)

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    This modern English translation of all the surviving literary compositions ascribed to Liudprand, the bishop of Cremona from 962 to 972, offers unrivaled insight into society and culture in western Europe during the “iron century.” Since Liudprand enjoyed the favor of the Saxon Roman emperor Otto the Great, and traveled to Constantinople more than once on official business, his narratives also reveal European attitudes toward the Byzantine Empire and the culture of its refined capital city. N…


  • booksreddit.com:Dagr (The Other Side of Night Book 1)

    Dagr (The Other Side of Night Book 1)

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    Wendlyn Witherlin was raised by her uncle and aunt after the sudden disappearance of her parents. Living a life where she is loved, however never quite fit in, she suffers several devastating incidences, including the death of her cousin, Ivory. Not only does Wendlyn feel responsible for Ivory’s death, but she is left on her own as her aunt and uncle wallow in sadness. She has no title, no dowry, and yet has no idea of a plan spread out before her. A plan set into play over 3000 years ago. Al…


  • booksreddit.com:This Is How You Die: Stories of the Inscrutable

    This Is How You Die: Stories of the Inscrutable, Infallible, Inescapable Machine of Death

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    If a machine could predict how you would die, would you want to know? This is the tantalizing premise of This Is How You Die, the brilliant follow-up anthology to the self-published bestseller, Machine of Death.THIS IS HOW YOU DIEStories of the Inscrutable, Infallible, Inescapable Machine of DeathThe machines started popping up around the world. The offer was tempting: with a simple blood test, anyone could know how they would die. But the machines didn’t give dates or specific circumstances-…


  • booksreddit.com:Flowers for Algernon

    Flowers for Algernon

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    Oscar-winning film Charly starring Cliff Robertson and Claire Bloom-a mentally challenged man receives an operation that turns him into a genius…and introduces him to heartache.


  • booksreddit.com:The Darkling: A Treatise on Slavic Vampirism

    The Darkling: A Treatise on Slavic Vampirism

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    Book by Jan Louis Perkowski


  • booksreddit.com:Surviving Columbine: How Faith Helps Us Find Peace When Tragedy Strikes

    Surviving Columbine: How Faith Helps Us Find Peace When Tragedy Strikes

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    The gunshots started to get louder, and I realized they were coming to our section of the library. The shots stopped as they came to our table and set their weapons on the top. My heart was pounding. Our legs were sticking out the back of the table because it was impossible to conceal our whole bodies with three of us curled under it. I began to pray, and at the very moment I began my prayer, I felt an instant rush of peace. His Holy Spirit told me, “You are not going to die, but you have to …


  • booksreddit.com:The Redwall Cookbook

    The Redwall Cookbook

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    Ever read a Redwall novel and wonder exactly what Abbot’s Special Abbey Trifle is? Or how to make Shrimp ’N Hotroot Soup, that delicacy of otters everywhere? Or Mole’s Favourite Turnip and Tater Deeper ’N Ever Pie? From the simple refreshment of Summer Strawberry Fizz to Great Hall Gooseberry Fool, they’re all here, along with dozens of other favorites sure to turn young hands into seasoned chefs, illustrated in full color with all the charm and magic that is Redwall. A gift like no other for…