Posts in category: Epic Fantasy
By Kealohilani,Steven Squire,Deborah Wallace,Roger Jellinek
The magical global of Alamea is in drawing close chance of falling below the regulate of Vranah, “The nice Evil,” as he sweeps rapidly and mercilessly throughout their complete planet. And, with each dying on Alamea, the an identical of that individual dies in the world, Alamea’s parallel planet. the one desire lies in an historical Alamean prophecy— the prophecy of the Half-Hearts. in response to this prophecy, if any of the twenty-four Alamean Half-Hearts can locate one another, fall in love, and marry in a spot that's magically ready for this type of union, that union could tip the stability of energy in order that Vranah are able to be defeated. Then and purely then will Alamea be kept and Earth be freed from its bad dual destiny.
Unfortunately, purely Vranah is familiar with the identities of the Half-Hearts. at the infrequent events that Half-Hearts have the ability to even locate one another, Vranah casts spells of mistrust, jealousy, deceit, infidelity, abuse, and the other egocentric characteristics he can throw at them, in an effort to holiday them aside and neutralize the risk. while love proves too powerful to be distracted via such strategies, he easily kills them.
Lani Johnson is a twenty-one-year-old collage senior from California. Yanked out of her global and its relative protection, she is swept into Vranah’s ultimate warfare for Alamea. As she discovers that everybody has impressive presents, and as she works to advance her personal, she has no notion what's at stake or what may be the key to saving either Alamea and Earth— or if it is all easily an difficult dream international that her damaged center developed, as a way to distract her from her personal reality.
Half-Hearts is a trip of exciting twists and impressive turns, with many perils alongside the way in which. And from inside of what might be the security of shut friendship and real love, arises a stunning finishing that nobody will see coming.
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By Vincent Stacey Dixon,Scott David Nylund
By J.J. Fox
Hyperion’s fight endures. We stewards of the final unfastened urban recognize too good that we can't wish to win a conflict of attrition. anything needs to be performed to change our destiny ahead of we're totally fed on by means of it. If we fall, humanity would require women and men such as you to endure our criteria onward.
Force of Gravity is the second one installment within the saga of Benjamin Meaks. we've seen the fires of wish and trust kindled inside of him. Now, we needs to see the metal of his unravel tempered by way of some distance better trials than any younger spirit should undergo. To proceed his story, you need to even be ready to confront the inconvenient truths of your current existence.
If you will have come this a ways with us, we're already triumphant. it might now not be attainable to divine which seed will flourish and upward push to the mightiest top, however it will be silly to not realize that extra seeds are enhanced to few. Hyperion won't ever draw back an inquisitive brain. we will be able to unwell have enough money to be so wasteful."
By Daniel Mark Harrison
With spellbinding prose and a different sensitivity for the insecurities, wishes and wishes of the Millennial iteration, Daniel Mark Harrison has written a unique like no different available in the market. The Millennial Reincarnations is going to locations that neither satire, romance or mystery at the present time dare enterprise, paying homage to a interval of mid-18th century and early post-modern literary experimentation, such as masters of prose equivalent to James Joyce, Anne Cécile Desclos and Donatien Alphonse François.
Like the good voices that demanding situations the established order with the intention to seize the unconscious zeitgeist of the period, within the Millennial Reincarnations Harrison paints a portrait of the parts of the human brain which are forbidden to novelists of the day. In doing so, he captures a deeply sensual and alarming innocence of brain, displaying us such a lot of all what it capability to be Millennial, which he describes as "an whole new release right away emotionally indifferent and dependently wealthy."
Harrison explores in specific style the place our first principles and private fantasies have taken form during this new digital period, demonstrating in a uniquely lyrical context explicitly how those studies have come to outline our rules of affection and hate, excitement and discomfort, and loyalty and betrayal.
Critics have hailed the e-book "easily the simplest this 12 months" (Huffington Post), "complex, wealthy, and engrossing multi function ... a special 5 big name learn" (Mid West publication Review), "ambitious" (Il Figlio), and "required interpreting" (Jeffrey Robinson, no 1 NYT Bestseller), lauding "Harrison's brash self assurance within the privileged, fast-moving global he describes" (Kirkus) the place "the woman characters ... are Katniss-style robust" (Bustle). because the book of the 1st version of The Millennial Reincarnations in mid-2015, this ebook has been universally well-known as an early cult vintage for the Millennial epoch.
By Linda Whiddon
The nervous Priestess could quickly need to do conflict with evil forces from the unseen worlds looking ownership of her attractive brain and physique. the single one who may well shop her stood through helplessly whereas she fought for her existence and her very soul...
By Callie Bates
Magic. Romance. Revolution. The sequel to the daring and lovely The Waking Land.
'Bates is an writer really worth looking at' Robin Hobb
Jahan Korakides is the hero who kept the lifetime of the crown prince in conflict, helped win the revolution in Eren and earned the center of Elanna, the mythical Wildegarde reborn.
But Jahan Korakides is additionally damaged; haunted by means of stories of the girl who experimented on him and his brothers as children.
So whilst the empire threatens battle in retribution for Elanna's unlawful sorcery, Jahan leaves Eren to barter with the emperor on Queen Sophy's behalf. however the global he left has replaced - riots rock the town of Ida, his brother is lacking and the crown prince refuses to talk to him.
Jahan's purely wish of good fortune turns out to lie with the rebels in Ida. but, if he joins them, he'll in simple terms spur at the battle he is desirous to stay away from, and chance revealing himself as a sorcerer.
And then the witch hunters arrive at court docket, bringing Elanna in chains.
By Alex Marshall,Gerda Wolfswinkel
Na vijfhonderd jaar is het Verdronken Koninkrijk teruggekeerd, en met het eiland ook de monsterlijke geheimen die het herbergde; alle leven op de Ster wordt bedreigd.
Terwijl een onmenselijk leger zich verzamelt op de kusten, klaar om de Immaculate Archipel binnen te dringen, staan de leiders van de Kobaltcompagnie voor een onmogelijke keuze: hun dromen van glorie en wraak laten schieten om de dreiging vanuit een ander rijk het hoofd te bieden, of hun ambities na te jagen, in de hoop dat de Ster er nog is als de rook is opgetrokken.
Vijf Trawanten. Een legendarische generaal. Een strijd om te overleven.
‘Een passend vervolg op het eerste boek; vol bloedige veldslagen en sterke vrouwen. Marshalls schrijfstijl en wereld zijn krachtig... Poerna is een sterk personage, dat een interessante dynamiek toevoegt aan het verrassende verhaal.’ RT booklet Reviews
‘Alex Marshall is erin geslaagd een nieuwe wereld te creëren die vol zit met prachtige information, waar lovers van epische fable zich met alle liefde op zullen storten.’ FantasyWereld.nl over Een Kroon voor Koud Zilver
By Helene Conraux
Cependant, le désir de vengeance se fait de plus en plus pressant pour Azar. Le départ de Grunda, qui envisage de regagner Urkan par los angeles mer, lui donnera l’opportunité de se rapprocher de los angeles cour, et une likelihood infime d’intervenir dans les négociations entre l. a. couronne et les nouveaux maîtres du désert. Mais aura-t-il l. a. strength de quitter Myst pour se lancer seul dans l’improbable reconquête de son royaume ?
Quant au voleur, ne se berce-t-il pas d’illusions en aspirant à une life si paisible ?
By Tanja Steinborn