Category: Science Fiction Fantasy

The Wreck of Heaven (The World Gates, Book 2) by Holly Lisle

By Holly Lisle

There are doorways into different worlds -- and people who pass over are replaced without end ...Two girls have came upon the best way right into a new fact -- one so just about Earth that occasions there have shattering repercussions right here. On Oria -- a wondrous paradise and nightmare either -- Molly McColl has powers she by no means imagined ... and a future that threatens her existence, her love, and her soul. whereas Lauren Dane needs to use a unprecedented, newfound magic to guard her younger son -- and to affix together with her sister on a quest that might shake the principles of Heaven itself. For a serpentine evil now threatens the worldchain -- a soulless, immortal enemy who feeds at the dying of worlds, and who's now turning its hungry, malevolent gaze on Oria ... and Earth.

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The Candidates (Delcroix Academy, Book 1) by Inara Scott

By Inara Scott

Dancia Lewis is much from well known. and that is not only due to her ordinary grades or her less-than-glamorous wardrobe. In truth, Dancia's mediocrity is a welcome disguise for her mystery: whenever she sees a person threatening somebody she cares about, things just...happen. vehicles skid. buildings cave in. frequently a person will get hurt.  So Dancia does every thing attainable to prevent getting just about a person, belieiving this manner she will be able to supress her powers and maintain them hidden.  But while recruiters from the celebrated Delcroix Academy appear in her front room to supply her a whole scholarship, Dancia's days of dwelling lower than the radar might be over. Only, Delcroix is a college for diplomats' little ones and baby geniuses--not B scholars with uncontrollable telekinetic tendencies.  So why are they treating Dancia like she's detailed? Even the most well liked man on campus appears to be like going out of his solution to make Dancia believe welcome.  And then there's her mysterious new good friend Jack, who cannot remain out of hassle. He suspects anything harmful is happening on the Academy and needs Dancia to help him determine what.  But Dancia is not confident. She hopes that perhaps the recruiters recognize extra approximately her "gift" than they're letting on. probably they could support her know how to take advantage of it...But now not even Dancia can have imagined what awaits her in the back of the gates of Delcroix Academy.   

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The Good Fairies of New York by Martin Millar

By Martin Millar

The reliable Fairies of recent York tells the fish-out-of-water tale of 2 Scottish thistle fairies who locate themselves in ny. The fairies connect with people, Kerry (complete with colostomy bag) and Dinnie (antisocial within the extreme), discovering time to aid either get their acts jointly. A e-book that brings jointly race riots and Scottish folklore, The solid Fairies of recent York is whatever yet a customary fairy fantasy.

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Going, Going, Gone by Jack Womack

By Jack Womack

Publishers Weekly has known as Jack Womack a "futurist wunderkind ... fast-moving, hipper-than-hip." In his most modern novel it truly is 1968, and Walter Bullitt, part-time U.S. govt freelancer, remains busy checking out new psychotropics on himself and unsuspecting electorate. Walter's sense of right and wrong by no means interferes along with his paintings -- until eventually he is requested to aid sabotage Bobby Kennedy's presidential crusade. The ghosts who have moved into his residence are not a lot convenience. Then outre femmes fatales appear and frog-march Walter out of Max's Kansas urban sooner than the Velvet Underground can end their first track. the women have a venture. they should store long island -- either his and theirs. known as "infernally shrewdpermanent" via Locus, Going, Going, long gone is a deeply exciting novel that closes Jack Womack's acclaimed Ambient sequence and serves up an apt analysis of recent the United States. "Daringly, scaringly certain in modern fiction." -- Marjorie Preston, Philadelphia Weekly "The motion strikes with amphetamine quickness, and Womack's surefooted keep watch over over his fabric thoroughly sucks us in...." -- Bruce Bauman, Bookforum

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Hellstrom's Hive by Frank Herbert

By Frank Herbert

The USA is a police nation, and it's approximately to be threatened by means of the main hellish enemy on the planet: bugs. whilst the supplier came upon that Dr. Hellstrom's venture forty was once a canopy for a mystery laboratory, a unique staff of brokers used to be instantly dispatched to find its precise function and its weaknesses—it couldn't be allowed to proceed. What they found was once a nightmare extra awful and hideous than even their paranoid executive minds might devise. First released in Galaxy journal in 1973 as "Project 40," Frank Herbert's shiny mind's eye and very good view of nature and ecology have by no means been extra obtrusive than during this vintage of technological know-how fiction.

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Shards (Book Two) by Peter W. Prellwitz

By Peter W. Prellwitz

On the age of 16, Abigail Wyeth used to be thirty-three years previous. Born within the 20th century, she now lived within the twenty-seventh. Having died in 2026 on the age of thirty-one, her brain and soul have been harvested and put right into a laptop "for the nice of mankind". After she'd served the aim meant, her brain used to be used to supervise Earths' PlanNet defenses and finish the Terran/Martian Wars. She was once the housekeeper to madman. An environmental regulate for an condominium development. A seductress who might experience whatever performed to her. a working laptop or computer that played 4 simple features for over a century. regardless of the optimum bidder sought after. She used to be kept from all that and her thoughts restored in 2676. Now, in 2678, Abigail used to be a colourful sixteen-year outdated woman. She had a brand new identify, a brand new id, new neighbors and a brilliant existence prior to her. All that remained of her previous have been the educational and studies of her unique existence and the piercing shards of her fake personas that have been slowly destroying her brain.

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