Pandora’s Legions by Christopher Anvil

  Author: Christopher Anvil Publish: 2002 Page: 317 pages Language: English Format EBook: PDF Description: Approximately half of this novel has been published as Pandora’s Planet. This is the first appearance in book form of the complete novel. Synopsis: The mighty Centran Empire had been conquering star systems for centuries — and then they took on Earth. And in spite of their more advanced weapons, the Centrans weren’t sure just who had conquered who. One Central leader had an idea that might save the Central from being ignominiously kicked off the planet again. Since the humans were good at war, why not put together teams of humans to go out to the fringes of Central space and handle planets that were proving difficult. The teams performed magnificently—but back in the heart of the Empire, humans and their weird new ideas were spreading like wildfire, and if something weren’t done soon, the humans would end up running the former Central Empire….   You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Warlord [Fourth Book Of Outlaw Chronicles Series]
Adventure Fiction , English Literature / January 19, 2019

Author: Angus Donald Publish: 2012 Page: 207 pages Language: English Format EBook: PDF Description: Warlord is the Fourth novel of the eight-part Outlaw Chronicles series by a British writer of historical fiction, Angus Donald, released on 19 July 2012 through Sphere. The novel was well received. Synopsis: May 1194. Finally released from captivity, Richard the Lionheart is in Normandy engaged in a bloody war to drive the French out of his continental patrimony. Using the brutal tactics of medieval warfare – siege, savagery and scorched earth – the Lionheart is gradually pushing back the forces of King Philip of France. By his side in this epic struggle are Robert, Earl of Locksley, better known as the erstwhile outlaw Robin Hood, and Sir Alan Dale, his loyal friend, and a musician and warrior of great skill and renown. But while the battles rage and the bodies pile up, Robin seems only to be interested in making a profit from the devastation of war, while Alan is preoccupied with discovering the identity the man who ordered his father’s death ten years earlier – and the mystery is leading him towards to Paris, deep in the heart of the enemy’s territory …  …

King’s Man [Third Book Of Outlaw Chronicles Series]
Adventure Fiction , English Literature / January 18, 2019

Author: Angus Donald Publish: 2011 Page: 207 pages Language: English Format EBook: PDF Description: King’s Man is the third novel of the eight-part Outlaw Chronicles series by a British writer of historical fiction, Angus Donald, released on 21 July 2011 through Little, Brown, and Company. Synopsis: THE THIRD CRUSADE IS OVER Richard the Lionheart is bound for England. But with all the princes of Europe united against him …can the greatest warrior in Christendom make it safely home? THE LION IS CHAINED Captured. Bound. Imprisoned. King Richard’s slim hope of salvation rests on one man – a former outlaw, a vengeful earl, a man who scoffs at Holy Mother Church: ROBIN HOOD For King and country Robin and his loyal lieutenant Alan Dale will risk all – from blood-soaked battlefields to deadly assassins – to see the Lionheart restored to his rightful throne.   You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Holy Warrior [Second Book Of Outlaw Chronicles Series]
Adventure Fiction , English Literature / January 17, 2019

Author: Angus Donald Publish: 2010 Page: 207 pages Language: English Format EBook: PDF Description: Holy Warrior is the second novel of the eight-part Outlaw Chronicles series by British writer of historical fiction, Angus Donald, released on 22 July 2010 through Little, Brown and Company. The novel was well received. Synopsis: Sphere Arrows will fly. Swords will swing Heroes will fall. Legends will survive. And the Holy Land will never be the same. 1190 AD: Richard the Lionheart has launched his epic crusade to seize Jerusalem from the cruel Saracens. Marching with the vast royal army is Britain’s most famous, most feared, most ferocious warrior: the Outlaw of Nottingham–the Earl of Locksley – Robin Hood himself. With his band of loyal men at his side, Robin cuts a bloody swathe on the brutal journey east. Daring and dangerous, he can outwit and outlast any foe, but the crimson battlefields of the Holy Land are the ultimate proving ground. And within Robin’s camp lurks a traitor– a stealthy enemy determined to slay Christendom’s greatest outlaw before the trumpets fade. Blazingly paced and richly imagined, featuring a cast of unforgettable character . . .   You need to login to view the rest…

Outlaw – Outlaw Chronicles Series [Book One]
Adventure Fiction , English Literature / January 16, 2019

Author: Angus Donald Publish: 2009 Page: 182 pages Language: English Format EBook: PDF Description: Outlaw is the first novel of the eight-part Outlaw Chronicles series by a British writer of historical fiction, Angus Donald, released on 10 July 2009 through Little, Brown, and Company. The début novel was relatively well received. Synopsis: MEET THE GODFATHER OF SHERWOOD FOREST When he’s caught stealing, young Alan Dale is forced to leave his family and go to live with a notorious band of outlaws in Sherwood Forest. Their leader is the infamous Robin Hood. A tough, bloodthirsty warrior, Robin is more feared than any man in the country. And he becomes a mentor for Alan; with his fellow outlaws, Robin teaches Alan how to fight – and how to win. But Robin is a ruthless man – and although he is Alan’s protector, if Alan displeases him, he could also just as easily become his murderer …   You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Suzanne Collins – Mockingjay [Book 3]

Author: Suzanne Collins Publish: 2010 Page: 180 pages Language: English Format EBook: PDF Description: Mockingjay is a 2010 science fiction novel by American author Suzanne Collins. It is the last installment of The Hunger Games, following 2008’s The Hunger Games and 2009’s Catching Fire. The book continues the story of Katniss Everdeen, who agrees to unify the districts of Panem in a rebellion against the tyrannical Capitol. The hardcover and audiobook editions of Mockingjay were published by Scholastic on August 24, 2010, six days after the ebook edition went on sale. The book sold 450,000 copies in the first week of release, exceeding the publisher’s expectations. It received a generally positive reaction from critics. The novel was adapted into two films. The first part was released on November 21, 2014, while the second part was released on November 20, 2015.   You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Suzanne Collins – Catching Fire [Book 2]

Author: Suzanne Collins Publish: 2009 Page: 172 pages Language: English Format EBook: PDF Description: Catching Fire is a 2009 science fiction young adult novel by the American novelist Suzanne Collins, the second book in The Hunger Games trilogy. As the sequel to the 2008 bestseller The Hunger Games, it continues the story of Katniss Everdeen and the post-apocalyptic nation of Panem. Following the events of the previous novel, a rebellion against the oppressive Capitol has begun, and Katniss and fellow tribute Peeta Mellark are forced to return to the arena in a special edition of the Hunger Games. The book was first published on September 1, 2009, by Scholastic, in hardcover, and was later released in ebook and audiobook format. Catching Fire received mostly positive reviews, with reviewers praising Collins’ prose, the book’s ending, and the development of Katniss’s character. According to critics, major themes of the novel include survival, authoritarianism, rebellion and interdependence versus independence. The book has sold more than 19 million copies in the U.S. alone. A film adaptation, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, was released on November 22, 2013. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join…

Suzanne Collins – The Hunger Game [Book 1]

Author: Suzanne Collins Publish: 2008 Page: 165 pages Language: English Format EBook: PDF Description: The Hunger Games is a 2008 dystopian novel by the American writer Suzanne Collins. It is written in the voice of 16-year-old Katniss Everdeen, who lives in the future, a post-apocalyptic nation of Panem in North America. The Capitol, a highly advanced metropolis, exercises political control over the rest of the nation. The Hunger Games is an annual event in which one boy and one girl aged 12–18 from each of the twelve districts surrounding the Capitol are selected by lottery to compete in a televised battle to the death. The book received critical acclaim from major reviewers and authors. It was praised for its plot and character development. In writing The Hunger Games, Collins drew upon Greek mythology, Roman gladiatorial games, and contemporary reality television for thematic content. The novel won many awards, including the California Young Reader Medal, and was named one of Publishers Weekly’s “Best Books of the Year” in 2008. The Hunger Games was first published in hardcover on September 14, 2008, by Scholastic, featuring a cover designed by Tim O’Brien. It has since been released in paperback and also as an…

Free Ebook | Jed Cartwright and The Midnight Rustlers
Adventure Fiction , English Literature / December 16, 2018

Author : Ebook Format : PDF Language : English Description : When Pa Cartwright makes a bad investment and loses everything, he becomes bitter and turns his back on God. Seeking a change, he makes a trip to the Dakota Territory to visit a cattle ranching friend and takes Jed and Nathan with him. When Nathan nearly drowns in a flash flood, Pa Cartwright is drawn back to the Lord. Cattle rustlers strike repeatedly, as if determined to drive the Lazy 8 Ranch out of business. Jed and Nathan find the reason for the attacks on the ranch: a rich lode of silver ore on the backside of the property. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us