Download The Vanishing Tribe (Rogue Angel, Book 42) by Alex Archer, Joseph Nassise PDF

By Alex Archer, Joseph Nassise

A misplaced urban. A lacking tribe. And treasure past imagining…

When archaeologist Annja Creed attends an public sale in Botswana that includes own results of an notorious explorer, she purchases a small and possible unremarkable piece of artwork. It's now not until eventually the explorer's son makes a determined try and scouse borrow it that Annja uncovers the key of the painting…or fairly, the key map at the back of the painting.

The map issues to the misplaced urban of the San tribe, bushmen who had in the past disappeared off the face of the planet and whose city—so legend has it—was as soon as plagued by diamonds. yet is the map an epic archaeological discovery or a beautiful paintings of fiction? pressured to determine, Annja needs to face not just the perils of the African bush, yet a treacherous son decided to take again his father's maximum legacy…no subject what the associated fee.

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Download The Girls From Alcyone by Cary Caffrey PDF

By Cary Caffrey

Sigrid and Suko are ladies from the impoverished and crime-infested streets of twenty fourth century Earth. bought into slavery to save lots of their households from financial disaster, the women are pressured to reside out their lives in carrier to the Kimura company, a prestigious mercenary extended family with a lineage stretching again lengthy prior to the formation of the Federated enterprises. identified purely to Kimura, the 2 ladies percentage startling secret-a infrequent genetic constitution no longer present in thousands and thousands of different women. but if their mystery turns into identified, Sigrid and Suko quick locate themselves on the middle of a fight for strength. Now, hunted by way of males who might search to manage them, Sigrid and Suko are compelled to struggle for his or her personal survival, and for the liberty of the ladies from Alcyone.

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Download Autumn Rambles of New England : An Explorer's Guide to the by Michael Tougias, Mark Tougias PDF

By Michael Tougias, Mark Tougias

Provides 14 routes to discover New England throughout the autumn. The ebook covers hidden facet roads and mountain climbing trails, retailers, scenic components and historical websites. an inventory is integrated of festivals, fairs, areas of curiosity and lodging with mobilephone numbers and addresses.

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Download Sign Of The Cross (Jonathon Payne & David Jones, Book 2) by Chris Kuzneski PDF

By Chris Kuzneski

Book Details:

ISBN: 0515142115
EAN: 9780515142112
ASIN: 0515142115
Publisher: Jove
Publication Date: 2006-09-26
Number of Pages: 432
Website: Amazon, LibraryThing, Google Books, Goodreads

Synopsis from Amazon:

On a Danish shore, a Vatican priest is found-hanging on a go. day after today, an identical crime is repeated…this time in Asia and Africa. in the meantime, deep within the mythical catacombs close to Orvieto, Italy, an archeologist reveals a scroll relationship again thousand years, revealing secrets and techniques that can rock the rules of Christianity. Its discovery makes him the main sought after legal in all of Europe. yet his most threatening enemies function outdoors the legislation of man...

GoodReads writer Information:

Author Name: Chris Kuzneski (Born: 1969/09/02)

Author Description: Chris Kuzneski (born in 1969) is a brand new York occasions bestselling American writer. His books were translated into greater than 20 languages and feature been released in additional than forty nations. His works have additionally been named a Literary Guild's featured choice and commemorated by means of the Florida booklet Awards. because of his luck within the uk, his books are published within the British marketplace numerous months ahead of they're released in America

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Download Travels with Myself. Collected Work by Tahir Shah PDF

By Tahir Shah

Travels With Myself is a suite of chosen writings by way of Tahir Shah, acclaimed Anglo-Afghan writer and champion of the intrepid. Written over two decades, the numerous items shape an eclectic treasury of reports from Latin the United States, Asia, Africa, and past. a few give some thought to the lives of girls in society, either in East and West. The women-only police stations of Brazil, for example, in addition to the feminine inmates ready to die on America's dying Row, or the younger widows who transparent landmines for a dwelling in northern Cambodia.

More nonetheless examine Morocco, the place Shah and his relatives dwell in a mansion set squarely in the course of a sprawling Casablanca shantytown. And, but extra think of the eccentricities and contradictions of the trendy international. akin to why, in India every one summer season, thousands line as much as swallow stay fish; or how the version T Ford sounded the loss of life knell of lavish Edwardian ostrich-feather hats.

Some funny, others lightly poignant, every thing during this book...

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Download Halo: Contact Harvest (Halo, Book 5) by Joseph Staten PDF

By Joseph Staten

This can be the way it began...

It is the yr 2524. Harvest is a relaxed, filthy rich farming colony at the very fringe of human-controlled area. yet we have now trespassed on holy ground--strayed into the trail of an competitive alien empire referred to as the Covenant. What starts as an opportunity stumble upon among an alien privateer and a human freighter catapults mankind right into a fight for its very existence.

But humanity can also be locked in a sour civil struggle referred to as the rebel. So the survival of Harvest's electorate falls to a squad of battle-weary UNSC Marines and their green colonial defense force trainees. during this not likely crew of heroes, one stands above the rest...a younger Marine employees sergeant named Avery Johnson.

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Download Cypher The Mountain Giant (Beast Quest, Book 3) by Michael Ford, Adam Blade PDF

By Michael Ford, Adam Blade

One boy's trip to assist his village turns into a quest to avoid wasting the dominion. incorporates a fearsome new beast in each book!

Under the spell of the darkish wizard Malvel, Cypher the one-eyed enormous wreaks havoc at the urban he used to guard: Colton, the very middle of the Kingdom's alternate routes. Our heroes needs to head North to the mountains to unfastened Arcta and aid unearth Colton from mudslides and rock falls prior to it's too past due!

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Download Byrd & Igloo. A Polar Adventure by Samantha Seiple PDF

By Samantha Seiple

From the writer of Ghosts within the Fog comes a narrative that would attract fans of heritage, experience, and dogs.

BYRD & IGLOO is the 1st narrative nonfiction e-book to inform the bold adventures of mythical polar explorer and aviator Richard Byrd and his adorable puppy explorer, Igloo. Byrd is understood for being the 1st to fly a airplane over the North and South Poles, whereas Igloo is legendary for being the single puppy to discover either the North and South Poles. The adventures of Byrd and Igloo opened the door for technological know-how and study within the Antarctic. that includes direct fees from letters, diaries and interviews, newspaper clippings, excursion files, maps, charts, in addition to never-before-seen photographs, it is going to provide the whole tale of the explorers' trip. although rooted in heritage with proof from many museums and study facilities, Byrd & Igloo can be interesting in tone, making it available and engaging for younger readers.

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Download Papillon by Henri Charriere PDF

By Henri Charriere

Henri Charrière, referred to as "Papillon," for the butterfly tattoo on his chest, was once convicted in Paris in 1931 of a homicide he didn't dedicate. Sentenced to existence imprisonment within the penal colony of French Guiana, he grew to become passionate about one aim: escape. After making plans and executing a sequence of treacherous but failed makes an attempt over a long time, he used to be ultimately despatched to the infamous criminal, Devil's Island, a spot from which nobody had ever escaped . . . till Papillon. His flight to freedom is still the most exceptional feats of human crafty, will, and persistence ever undertaken.

Charrière's magnificent autobiography, Papillon, used to be released in France to rapid acclaim in 1968, greater than 20 years after his ultimate break out. on account that then, it has turn into a precious vintage -- the gripping, stunning, eventually uplifting odyssey of an blameless guy who wouldn't be defeated.

Born in 1906, and imprisoned in 1931, Henri Charrière eventually escaped in 1945 to Venuzuela, the place he married, settled in Caracas, and opened a restaurant. He died in 1973.

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Download The Drowned Cities (Ship Breaker, Book 2) by Paolo Bacigalupi PDF

By Paolo Bacigalupi

Soldier boys emerged from the darkness. weapons gleamed dully. Bullet bandoliers and scars draped their naked chests. gruesome manufacturers scored their faces. She knew why those soldier boys had come. She knew what they sought, and she or he knew, too, that in the event that they stumbled on it, her ally might absolutely die.

In a dismal destiny the US the place violence, terror, and grief contact every body, younger refugees Mahlia and Mouse have controlled to go away in the back of the war-torn lands of the Drowned towns by way of escaping into the jungle outskirts. but if they find a wounded half-man--a bioengineered battle beast named Tool--who is being hunted by means of a vengeful band of infantrymen, their fragile life fast collapses. One is taken prisoner by means of cruel soldier boys, and the opposite is confronted with an most unlikely choice: possibility every thing to save lots of a pal, or flee to a spot the place freedom may perhaps eventually be possible.

This exciting better half to Paolo Bacigalupi's hugely acclaimed send Breaker is a haunting and strong tale of loyalty, survival, and heart-pounding event.

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