Archive For The “Genre Fiction” Category
By Heinrich Spoerl
The publication is written in German.
By Shelton Johnson
The trajectory of Elijah’s military profession parallels the nation’s imperial adventures within the past due 19th century: subduing local american citizens within the West and quelling uprising within the Philippines. Haunted via the terrors persisted via black americans and by means of his half in persecuting people of colour, Elijah is continued purely by means of visions, stories, prayers, and his questing spirit—which eventually unearths a house whilst his troop is published to protect the newly created Yosemite nationwide Park in 1903. right here, residing with little past mountain gentle, chilly rivers, campfires, and stars, he turns into a guy who owns himself thoroughly, whereas understanding he’s left items of himself scattered alongside his life’s direction like pebbles on a creekbed.
Elijah's narrative voice—poetic, rhythmically cadenced, ranging freely via time—makes this novel a literary meditation on discovering a self and a religious domestic, whereas unveiling a little-known bankruptcy of America’s past.
By Louis L'Amour
Rafe Caradec—gambler, wanderer, soldier of fortune—was as difficult a guy because the battlefields and waterfronts of Latin the United States may perhaps style, yet he was once nearly as good as his note. As Charles Rodney lay death in a dank ship’s fo’c’sle, Rafe swore to ensure that Rodney’s Wyoming ranch went to his daughter, Ann. In Painted Rock, Wyoming, Caradec came upon land for a guy to like, miles of rolling grasslands and towering mountains. He additionally came across that probably the most ruthless males within the territory had set his points of interest on either Rodney’s ranch and his daughter. yet Rafe Caradec had given his observe, and as soon as he’d appeared deep into Ann Rodney’s eyes, not anything wanting loss of life could cease him from maintaining the promise he’d made.
By Christian Jacq
Historic Egypt comes alive during this eagerly expected new sequence that is breaking revenues documents in Europe! "Ramses, Vol. I: The Son of sunshine" recounts the exciting tale of Ramses, the mythical king who governed Egypt for greater than 60 years. selected through the pharaoh Seti, the 14-year-year-old Ramses units into movement a tapestry of royal intrigue, treacherous plots, and romantic adventures that would retain readers spellbound and hungry for extra.
By Jennie Fields
Escaping the slim, filthy rich existence she led in long island, Zoe Finney strikes her relations to Park Slope, Brooklyn, a space of gorgeous outdated brownstones the place working-class households have lived for generations.A terrible lady who married into funds, Zoe reveals convenience within the close-knit neighborhood.She hopes the switch will reinvigorate her profoundly depressed husband and supply a contented position for her small daughter, Rose, to develop. yet her arrival there alters the lives round her, particularly the good-looking schoolteacher round the corner, Keevan O'Connor, who's deeply interested in her. regardless of Zoe's preliminary hesitation, they start to fall in love. Rose is overjoyed, spotting in Keevan the nice and cozy, fun-loving father hers may possibly by no means be. but if Zoe's husband wakes from his melancholy to determine his spouse slipping away, Zoe is torn among her love for 2 males.
By Carrie Bebris
By David Clay Large
A sweeping narrative historical past of 1 of the twentieth century's so much loved-and unloved-cities, Berlin is each piece as attention-grabbing, vivid, and colourful because the nice German city itself. within the political heritage of the previous century, no urban has performed a extra prominent-though usually disastrous-role than Berlin. while, Berlin has additionally been a dynamic middle of creative and highbrow innovation. If Paris used to be the "Capital of the 19th Century," Berlin used to be to develop into the signature urban for the following hundred years. as soon as a logo of modernity, within the Thirties it turned linked to injustice and the abuse of energy. After 1945, it turned the enduring urban of the chilly struggle. because the fall of the Wall, Berlin has back come to symbolize humanity's aspirations for a brand new starting, tempered by way of warning deriving from the traumas of the hot previous. David Clay Large's definitive background of Berlin is framed via the 2 German unifications of 1871 and 1990. among those occasions a number of issues run like a thread during the city's heritage: a chronic inferiority advanced; a mistrust between many usual Germans, and the nationwide management of the "unloved city's" electrical surroundings, quick pace, and culture of unruliness; its prestige as a magnet for immigrants, artists, intellectuals, and the younger; the hole up of social, monetary, and ethnic divisions as sharp because the one created through the Wall.
By Amanda Quick
By Helen Hollick
Arthur is a tender boy, printed because the new Pendragon. He needs to serve a troublesome apprenticeship below his enemy if he's to be triumphant. Gwenhwyfar is his adolescence sweetheart who unearths herself a political pawn in a dangerous fight. this is often the 1st quantity within the "Pendragon's Banner" trilogy.
By Justin Richards
On modern Earth, the healthcare professional and Sam notice an old mystery society is attempting to begin a nuclear battle. An optical secret compounds their confusion and the mysterious US-owned Station 9 brings extra difficulties for them to solve.