The Healers (Healers Trilogy - Book 1) (The Healers Trilogy)

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.22 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Now 18, Bitterblue, the Queen of Monsea is ready to take control of her kingdom. Science Fiction (Glen Ellyn Public Library, IL): Author, title, summary for about 35 science-fiction books for middle school and high school students from Jennifer Armstrong and and Nancy Butcher's To Say Nothing of the Dog, or, How We Found the Bishop's Bird Stump at Last New and Nearly New Science Fiction Books for Teens 2005 (Enoch Pratt Free Library - Baltimore): Compiled 2005. Determined to grow stronger, he tackles magical disciplines one at a time, and stares down his fears.
Read More

If I Crossed the Road

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.72 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

More recently, slash has also become an umbrella term for gay romantic fic- tion with explicit content when written by fans. Like writers of fan fiction who appropriate the stories and characters from their favorite movies, television, and texts and craft new stories from them, fakers use those same source texts and turn them into songs. Volume 1 is a collection of essays about important periods, genres, media, and themes in the fantastic literatures.
Read More

Hocus Pocus Jellypoo Blues

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.89 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Although poetry has not always received the same attention as fiction, especially in the twentieth century, it continues to be a genre in which writers explore science fiction and fantasy themes, as detailed in chapter 10, "Genre Poetry: Twentieth Century." In some cases, New Wave writers emphasized the dystopian decay of Western culture in order to critique the social and political conditions of their time. Even with the small mass of the ions, their near-light speed will be able to accelerate even fairly large ships.
Read More

Lady Friday (The Keys to the Kingdom, Book 5)

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.39 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Two virginal sisters are tempted by goblins selling succulent fruit. Maggie finally found love, but a mistake in the past has taken it away from her, seemingly forever. There, to her shock, Yeine is named one of the potential heirs to the king. Syracuse, NY: Syra- cuse University Press, 1995. Sometimes the proverb is worded thus:---``Claw for claw, and the devil take the shortest nails, as Conan said to the devil.'' The description of the waterfall mentioned in this chapter is taken from that of Ledeard, at the farm so called on the northern side of Lochard, and near the head of the Lake, four or five miles from Aberfoyle.
Read More

The Witches of the Glass Castle (The Witches of the Glass

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.02 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In this exhibit, the interactivity and mobility of digital media were exploited to examine the relationality and mobility of identity, materiality, sex, gender, and sexuality. It has since been reprinted numerous times and translated into many different languages, becoming one of the most popular and influential works in 20th-century literature. Finally readers impressed by the idea of Rowling's pov- erty have cast her as an uneducated woman who made good despite a lack of formal education.
Read More

The Mirror of Fire and Dreaming: Book II of the Brotherhood

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.17 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The group offers the first award for works of speculative fic- tion by writers of color: The Carl Bran- don Parallax Award (http://www. carlbrandon.org). Ev'n what was act on open stage At Carlisle, in the hottest rage, When mercy was clapt in a cage, And pity dead, Such cruelty approv'd by every age, I shook my head. Each of these new modes of sexual identities destabilizes normative notions of desire, identity, and relationship. As a mode, urban fantasy is flexible enough to oper- ate across a range of themes, from the mythic and spiritual to the political and economic.
Read More

Cardboard Rocket

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.84 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

But it exists at present, and you must therefore be kept out of the way in the meantime.'' Now entered Spontoon with an anxious countenance. Lyra becomes a secondary character later in the trilogy, and the brutish innocence that makes her such an active protagonist in the tril- ogy's first volume leaves her more of a passive follower by the third. For example, the worst crime would probably be someone trying to undermine the systems that keep their colony functioning—what if they try to destroy the artificial atmosphere?
Read More

Godzilla: Past, Present, & Future

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 5.84 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Also anything to do with ancient religion, occult, and medieval magic David J Rodger, Author & Creator of RPG Yellow Dawn - The Age of Hastur. Her publications include academic and popular ma- terial, as well as fiction and poetry. Octavia But- ler's work employs similar metaphors as it explores the complex effects of race on relationships in the contempo- rary United States. 219 Women in Science Fiction and Fantasy Volume 2: Entries McHugh's work spans a wide range of science fiction motifs.
Read More

Troubletwisters

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.60 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Published by Sourcebooks Casablanca. (FAN / Romance). “The Iron Ghost” by Jen Williams. By June Williams On February 2, 2010 In Obscuria, On Writing 37 Comments To celebrate Black History month I would like to share a few extraordinary African American Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror authors with you. Mieville has sug- gested that the New Weird has a political function that goes beyond the blurring of genre boundaries. To do so, they need to be able to tell a story that readers want to read and develop characters that have the potential to grow.
Read More

Bethany's Wings: Special Friends

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.23 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Now will they lie on their arms yonder, as anxious and as ill at ease as a toad under a harrow, while our men will be quite fresh and blithe for action in the morning. I have already noticed the imputations thrown by the Chevalier Johnstone on the Prince's courage. While there is an excuse for lapses in references to one's own culture in the case of human cultures and characters (still, I stress, to be avoided or at least taken into careful consideration), non-human races must be much more carefully designed.
Read More