By Graham Hancock
Graham Hancock has spent many years gaining knowledge of and writing essentially the most formidable and winning nonfiction investigations into old civilizations and knowledge. Entangled makes use of all of Hancock's abilities and information to propel a fable event like not anything else previous it.
Entangled is a time-slip novel alternating among present-day California, Brazil, and prehistoric Spain, with teenage lady protagonists who needs to come jointly to sidestep a very bloodthirsty takeover of the human race.
Entangled is the 1st publication in a trilogy concerning the tale of an unrelentingly evil grasp magician named Sulpa who's at the free and made up our minds to spoil humanity. Leoni, a teenager from modern day la, and Ria, a tender lady who lives in Stone Age Spain, meet in a parallel measurement outdoor the circulate of time to prevent Sulpa's brilliant, lethal materialization of the fashionable world.
Entangled rides a transforming into wave of curiosity in parallel dimensions and imaginary worlds (The Lord of the jewelry, The Chronicles of Narnia, and The Golden Compass are contemporary Hollywood examples) and may have quick entice readers of Philip Pullman, Stephen King, Neil Gaiman, and Kate Mosse, between others.
But Entangled has the extra benefit of being grounded in strong anthropological and clinical study. Hancock calls on his years of study into state of the art concerns, together with the "Neanderthal Enigma," the character of recognition, the numerous worlds interpretation of quantum physics, parallel geographical regions, time commute, and near-death and out-of-body experiences.
By Jasper Fforde
The New York Times bestseller and "a wealthy brew of dystopic delusion and deadpan goofiness" (The Washington Post)
Welcome to Chromatacia, the place the societal hierarchy is precisely regulated by way of one's restricted colour notion. And Eddie Russet desires to stream up. yet his plans to leverage his better-than-average purple belief and marry right into a strong family members are speedy upended. Juggling inviolable principles, sneaky Yellows, and a dicy friendship with an exciting gray named Jane who exhibits Eddie that the obvious peace of his international is as a lot an phantasm as colour itself, Eddie reveals he needs to reckon with the tough regime in the back of this gaily painted façade.
By Robin Hobb
Les gardiens des dragons sont bloqués sur l. a. rive du fleuve du désert des Pluies qui fait face à Kelsingra, l. a. légendaire cité des Anciens. Seule Gringalette, l. a. dragonne de Kanaï, est able de voler, et Alise Finbok l’utilise pour visiter los angeles cité et tâcher d’en révéler les mystères avant que l’afflux possible de prospecteurs ne los angeles dénature et n’en chasse les fantômes.
Pendant ce temps, Leftrin est reparti sur le Mataf à Cassaric pour refaire des provisions, et les gardiens luttent pour survivre et pour fournir de quoi manger à leurs dragons, incapables de se débrouiller seuls, et peu enclins à faire les efforts nécessaires pour gagner leur autonomie. Les tensions s’accroissent entre les grandes créatures, à demi infirmes mais pleines d’une morgue propre à leur espèce.
Cependant, les désert des Pluies n’est pas leur seul ennemi ; les envoyés du duc de Chalcède, en quête d’organes de dragons pouvant sauver leur maître, se rapprochent...
By Alex Scarrow
Liam O'Connor must have died at sea in 1912.
Maddy Carter must have died on a airplane in 2010.
Sal Vikram must have died in a fireplace in 2026.
But all 3 were given a moment probability -- to paintings for an service provider that nobody is familiar with exists.
Its objective: to avoid time go back and forth destroying historical past . . .
A time wave has struck that alters the total historical past of the yank Civil conflict. Abraham Lincoln has Liam into the current from 1831 -- and now the area is in a deadly kingdom of limbo . . .
If the TimeRiders can't go back Lincoln to the prior, the Civil conflict will never finish. Can Maddy convince colonels on both sides of no man's land to stop fireplace lengthy adequate to save lots of the longer term?
By Janny Wurts
And it got here to go as foretold by means of prophecy, the paintings of strength over gentle and darkish was once channeled via princes: and the fogs that had smothered Athera's skies have been dispersed. yet in defeat, the Mistwraith set its royal captors at odds less than a strong curse of vengeance. Locked now in lethal enmity, the princes carry the fates of countries and the stability of the world's mystical powers entangled within the throes in their feud.
LysaerLord of Lighthandsome, princely, charismatic, his heartfelt dedication to justice and reasonable rule has been became towards destroying the grasp of Shadow, an obsession that drives him to win allies and lift armies to shed blood for the reason for lasting peace.
ArithonMaster of Shadowbastard son of a pirate king and Lysaer's errant mom, knowledgeable through mages and talented with a musical expertise unequaled in ten centuries, needs to decide to use darkish arts and cleverness opposed to his part brother in self-defense and assault, or permit innocents die within the breach.
After a ruinous conflict, stated in Curse of the Mistwraith, Arithon, compelled out of hiding, reveals himself hounded by means of Lysaer and his powerful military. He needs to take to his ordinary aspect, the seas, to sidestep pursuit and thieve the initiative. Maligning his efforts to stick freed from entrapment are outdoors magical factions embroiled in his destiny, and a drunken prophet despatched to defend his existence, yet made up our minds to break his reason by means of misadventure.
"A nice common storyteller!"
L. Sprague De Camp
"The international Janny Wurts writes approximately is splendidly vivid!"
Stephen B. Donaldson
"The reward of Janny Wurts is that of a real artist: severe, pushed, passionate. this can be strong, gritty myth at its very best."
"With every one new publication it turns into a growing number of noticeable how very important Janny Wurts is to modern fantasy."
Guy Gavriel Kay
"Janny Wurts is a real bard whose voice soars between many wonders...She writes of mages and wizards, but it truly is she who casts the phrases of attraction in a charming internet of spells."
Dennis L. McKiernan
By Alison Sinclair
From the writer of Lightborn, the 3rd e-book in a Regency- flavored delusion sequence of magic and manners.
Magic dies with the mage, or so the Darkborn think. that is why woman Telmaine Hearne has been condemned to dying for sorcery. She's escaped yet is now certain together with her mageborn allies for the Borders and battle. in the meantime, her husband, Balthasar, has realized of his relations connection to the Shadowborn-and is scuffling with for survival and sanity as magic turns him opposed to every thing he holds expensive.
By Margaret Weis, Tracy Hickman
Ultimately armed with dragonlances, a gaggle of heroes, composed of a knight, barbarian, dwarf, and half-elf, face a dangerous showdown with the evil dragons and Takhisis, the Queen of Darkness.
By Alan Garner
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen is without doubt one of the maximum myth novels of all time. whilst Colin and Susan are pursued through eerie creatures throughout Alderley aspect, they're kept by way of the Wizard. he's taking them into the caves of Fundindelve, the place he watches over the enchanted sleep of 1 hundred and 40 knights. however the center of the magic that binds them - Firefrost, often referred to as the Weirdstone of Brisingamen - has been misplaced. The Wizard has been trying to find the stone for greater than a hundred years, however the forces of evil are final in, decided to own and wreck its particular energy. Colin and Susan realize ultimately that they're the most important to the Weirdstone's go back. yet how can little ones defeat the Morrigan and her lethal brood?
By Terry Brooks
Ben vacation, mere mortal grew to become monarch of the magic country of Landover, has grappled with a number of contenders for his throne, yet not anything may have ready him for the main daunting of challengers: his headstrong teenage daughter, Mistaya. after you have suspended from an unique inner most college in our international, Mistaya is decided to renew her genuine education—learning sorcery from court docket wizard Questor Thews—whether her mom and dad love it or no longer. Then, horrified repulsive Landover nobleman seeks to marry her, Mistaya makes a decision that the one strategy to run her personal existence is to run clear of home.
So starts off an eventful odyssey peppered with a powerful dragon, recalcitrant Gnomes, an inscrutable magic cat, a good-looking librarian, a sinister sorcerer, and various slim escapes as destiny attracts Landover’s intrepid princess into the thick of a secret that would positioned her mettle to the test—and in all probability carry the dominion to its knees.
By Terry Pratchett
The first in a sequence of Discworld novels starring the younger witch Tiffany Aching.
A nightmarish risk threatens from the opposite part of truth. . . .
Armed with just a frying pan and her good judgment, younger witch-to-be Tiffany Aching needs to guard her domestic opposed to the monsters of Fairyland. fortunately she has a few very strange aid: the neighborhood Nac Mac Feegle—aka the Wee unfastened Men—a extended family of fierce, sheep-stealing, sword-wielding, six-inch-high blue men.
Together they have to face headless horsemen, ferocious grimhounds, terrifying desires come precise, and eventually the sinister Queen of the Elves herself. . . .