Author: Alexandre Jarry
Publisher: Alexandre Jarry
A la suite d'une rupture, la vie de Maxime bascule. Du jour au lendemain, il n'a plus la tête au boulot. Il sent bien qu'il perd pied et que le chagrin risque de tout emporter sur son passage. Comme un nageur isolé lâché au milieu de l'océan, il lutte contre la noyade. La folie, il s'en rend compte, le guette. Jusqu'à ce matin où il commence à entendre des voix désincarnées suintant des murs de sa chambre d'hôtel...
Author: Alexandre Jarry
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
2030. La vie monotone de Noura bascule lorsqu'elle apprend que sa candidature au programme spatial Mars Explorer a �t� retenue. Pass�e la joie de pouvoir enfin r�aliser son r�ve le plus fou, elle d�couvre qu'il ne lui reste que cent jours � vivre sur Terre avant son d�part. Les adieux � la plan�te s'av�rent douloureux mais elle finit par rejoindre Kourou pour rencontrer son �quipage. Si le d�collage se d�roule dans de bonnes conditions, des heures bien sombres attendent les passagers. Les communications sont subitement coup�es et les sept spationautes se retrouvent livr�s � eux-m�mes. Lanc�s � travers l'espace, seuls et sans nouvelles de la Terre, ils n'ont alors plus qu'un objectif : atteindre la base d'Arcadia. L�-bas, ils s'attendent � un accueil chaleureux, sous le ciel martien. Mais, tr�s vite, secrets et myst�res fleurissent autour d'eux. Disparitions, pollution radioactive, inscriptions troglodytes... Noura et ses camarades commencent � se demander si cette oasis lointaine est bien l'�chantillon id�al de civilisation qu'on leur a promis.*Ce roman regroupe trois parties, �galement publi�es individuellement au format num�rique (.epub, .mobi) sous les titres suivants:- Partie 1, les cents derniers jours- Partie 2, quitter le monde- Partie 3, les hippocampes
Author: Tim Adler
Publisher: A&C Black
A technicolour exposé of the sometimes dangerous, often shadowy, and occasionally glamorous relationship between the Mafia and the Hollywood film industry
Author: L.J. Smith
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Maggie is tempted to enter the dark world of young vampire prince Delos, who took her captive before falling in love with her and setting her free, but she is determined to find and destroy the person responsible for her brother's death.
Author: Lawrence R. Spencer
The content of this book is the letter, Top Secret interview transcripts and personal notes received from the late Matilda O'Donnell MacElroy, an Army Air Force nurse who stationed at the Roswell Army Air Field 509th Bomb Group.Her letter asserts that this material is based on a series of interviews she conducted with an extraterrestrial being as part of her official duty as a nurse in the U.S. Army Air Force. During July and August she interviewed a saucer pilot who crashed near Roswell, New Mexico on July 8th, 1947. The being identitied itself as an officer, pilot and engineer of The Domain Expeditionary Force, a race of beings who are using the asteroid belt in our solar system as a intergalactic base of operations.
Author: Patricia Briggs
When Shamera, a wizard, sets out to avenge the crippling of her master, Kerim, the Cybellian ruler discovers her plan and saves her from a false arrest in exchange for her assistance in finding a murderer. Reissue.
Author: Titan Comics
Publisher: Titan Comics
Titan Comics and SQUARE ENIX® are thrilled to announce an all-new graphic novel set in the world of the critically acclaimed, award-winning, highly successful video game series, LIFE IS STRANGE(TM). Titan Comics' LIFE IS STRANGE(TM) returns readers to the setting of Arcadia Bay, offering fans the opportunity to dive back into the story of its beloved characters. The popular and celebrated video game, LIFE IS STRANGE(TM), is available on PC, Mac, Linux, PlayStation, XBOX and iOS. Achieving undeniable success, LIFE IS STRANGE(TM) has sold over 3 million units to date across all formats. The first game in the series, LIFE IS STRANGE(TM), follows the story of Max Caulfield, a senior majoring in photography who discovers that she can rewind time when trying to save her best friend Chloe Price. The pair investigate the mysterious disappearance of fellow student Rachel Amber, and uncover a dark side to the life in Arcadia Bay. Meanwhile, Max quickly learns that changing the past can sometimes lead to a devastating future. Launching episodically in 2015, the game quickly secured incredible acclaim - with over 75 Game of the Year awards, nominations, and industry accolades including the BAFTA award for Best Story, the Peabody Award, the Golden Joystick Performance of the Year, and the Game Awards 'Game for Impact' Award. An equally well-received prequel game, LIFE IS STRANGE(TM): Before the Storm, launched on August 31, 2017 on PC, XBOX ONE®, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and PlayStation®4. Developed by DeckNine Games, Before the Storm winds the clock back three years, to chart the nascent relationship between Chloe Price and Rachel Amber.
Author: Mark Gatiss
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Lucifer Box - the gorgeous butterfly of King Bertie's reign, portraitist, dandy and terribly good secret agent - is feeling his age. Assigned to observe the activities of fascist leader Olympus Mons and his fanatical Amber Shirts in a snow-bound 1920s New York, Box finds himself framed for a vicious murder. Using all his native cunning, Box escapes aboard a vessel bound for England armed only with a Broadway midget's suitcase and a string of unanswered questions. What lies hidden in the bleak Norfolk convent of St Bede? What is 'the lamb' that Olympus Mons searches for in his bid for world domination? And what has all this to do with a medieval prayer intended to summon the Devil himself? From the glittering sophistication of Art Deco Manhattan to the eerie Norfolk coast and the snow-capped peaks of Switzerland The Devil in Amber takes us on a thrilling ride that pits Lucifer Box against the most lethal adversary of his career : the Prince of Darkness himself.
Author: CIBA Foundation Symposium
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
The Novartis Foundation Series is a popular collection of the proceedings from Novartis Foundation Symposia, in which groups of leading scientists from a range of topics across biology, chemistry and medicine assembled to present papers and discuss results. The Novartis Foundation, originally known as the Ciba Foundation, is well known to scientists and clinicians around the world.
Author: Benjamin Zephaniah
Publisher: Penguin UK
Enter the crazy world of rap poet Benjamin Zephaniah! A reissue of the wonderfully irreverent collection of poetry for young people, touching on anything from vegetables to the Queen and from sewage to the sun. There's plenty of humour as well as poems on racism, pollution and the murder of a cat.
Author: John T. McCormick, William McCormick, Connor McCormick
"Dad, Tell Me a Story" is ideal for all parents who wish to enrich family time by creating a storytelling tradition at home. With candor and charm, John McCormick shows how one everyday dad created nightly stories with his young boys, weaving bits of their daily lives into a memorable collection of bedtime tales. "Dad, Tell Me a Story" offers valuable guidance on how to make up stories with your own children, while sharing parenting insights reflecting the wonder and joy of raising kids. Learn how the magic of storytelling can give your children the unforgettable gift of spending time with you in the world of make believe. (Ages 5 to 11). For more information about storytelling with children, visit www.DadTellMeAStory.com
Author: Michael P. Kube-McDowell
With the hard-won peace and prestige of the New Republic threatened by a mysterious new enemy and his genocidal intentions, Jedi knight Luke Skywalker journeys to his mother's homeworld in a desperate quest to find her people. Original.
Author: Ann Hyland
Publisher: B. T. Batsford Limited
Taking information from classical sources and from field tests conducted with re-constructed Roman equipment, this text provides the first comprehensive and historical survey of horses and other equines during the Roman times, making new suggestions about Roman military strategy.
Author: Chronicle Books
Publisher: Chronicle Books
This festive follow-up to The Little Book of Saints and The Little Book of Angels explores the wonderful rituals and rich history surrounding Christmas. From the story of the nativity to the legends that have inspired beloved holiday traditions (like why Father Christmas arrives through the chimney), this collection includes Christmas customs from around the world. Beautifully illustrated with color lithographs taken from missals and prayer books, and presented in an elegant package with a padded case, gilded edges, and a ribbon marker, this joyful little book is a Christmas treasure for the whole family to gather around year after year.