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By Jack Higgins

Freelance flyer Jack Nelson makes a dwelling peddling his skills to the top bidder...and now he has an opportunity to tug off the heist of a life-time. There are hundreds of thousands in sunken treasure for the taking in a go-for-broke caper tailored for Nelson—and all he has to do to assemble the loot is pass though it.

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Download E-books Forbidden City (Rogue Angel, Book 5) PDF

By Alex Archer, Mel Odom

A beautiful artifact holds the most important to an untapped energy of world destruction ... whereas engaged on a dig within the California wasteland, archaeologist-adventurer Annja Creed uncovers facts of a tragedy that's associated with chinese language miners throughout the days of the Gold Rush. A unexpected assault at the web site by means of shadow figures drives Annja to discover the relationship to a mysterious buried urban in China. Lured via legends of gold, betrayal and the vengeance of a Han Dynasty overlord, Annja travels at the Orient convey, combating avaricious treasure hunters and a modern day descendant of an old league of assassins. Her adversaries will cease at not anything to stake their declare at the fabled misplaced urban, the place a Han leader's darkish previous offers doom should you dare to bare its evil strength.

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Download E-books The Realms of the Gods (The Immortals) PDF

By Tamora Pierce

Daine controls the destiny of Tortall during this exciting end to the Immortals sequence, that includes an up-to-date disguise for longtime lovers and clean converts alike, and together with an all-new afterword from Tamora Pierce.

During a dire conflict opposed to the fearsome Skinners, Daine and her mage instructor, Numair, are swept into the Divine nation-states. even supposing they're chuffed to be alive, they aren't the place they need to be. they're desperately wanted again domestic the place their outdated enemy, Ozorne, and his military of wierd creatures are waging struggle opposed to Tortall.

While trapped within the perilous nation-states of the gods, Daine discovers her mysterious parentage. yet because the secrets and techniques of her previous are printed, so is the treacherous as far back as Tortall. And so Daine and Numair embark on a unprecedented trip domestic, the place the destiny of all Tortall rests with Daine and her wild magic.

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Download E-books The Yellowstone Conundrum (Is This It? Book 1) PDF

The Yellowstone Caldera, the main harmful hot-spot at the floor of the earth, erupts with a sequence of 11.2 earthquakes and spews volcanic ash excessive into the ambience. 600 miles away a 9.45 quake lower than Puget Sound motives large destruction to Seattle as a tsunami moves and destroys lots of the waterfront.

The citadel Peck Dam in Montana at the Missouri River fails as does the Jackson Dam at the Snake River. the ability grid within the Western usa fast disintegrates, with application businesses fending for themselves. energy outages achieve the East Coast.

The Yellowstone Conundrum is a page-turning novel with readers following 8 characters as they scramble out of harm's manner on Day One; daily humans placed into remarkable events, with the President of the U.S. and his cupboard scrambling within the history to discover find out how to break out from lose-lose scenarios.

The Columbia producing Plant at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation suffers nice harm and starts a meltdown. Bridges in Portland cave in. Infrastructure within the NW is critically broken and hundreds of thousands are killed; Salt Lake urban, Boise, Denver and each urban, city and village within the Pacific Northwest are affected.

The gigantic dying Cloud from the Yellowstone explosion sends volcanic ash into the jet flow, which then starts off to hold the heavy ash south throughout Wyoming, over Denver until eventually it catches up with a low strain approach advancing throughout Texas.

Follow military vet Ray Spaulding as he survives the crash of a WSDOT ferry within the tsunami, then manages to avoid wasting, then lead a handful of daily those that rally jointly to avoid wasting the Seattle Public Library from destruction through gangs.

University of Washington professor Denny Cain and pupil Karen Bagley vow to get out of Seattle, in basic terms to discover themselves in a firefight because the neighborhood Seattle gangs try and declare the night.

Skier Penny Armstrong fights her internal demons via snowboarding north towards Billings in an try and stay away from the dying Cloud.

Long-distance trucker Cameron Hedges is compelled to step out of personality as he first rescues Betsy Jamison, then convinces a whole city to maneuver out of harm's way.

Robert and Nancy O'Brien, either up-and-coming managers in the division of the inner are separated through their jobs, then via the earthquake and explosion.

The President of the U.S. needs to take care of his personal Kobayoshi Maru, with a chain of most unlikely lose-lose eventualities because the energy grid within the usa collapses.

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Download E-books City of Swords (Rogue Angel, Book 39) PDF

By Alex Archer, Jean Rabe

In Charlemagne's footsteps, a guy who will be Holy Emperor…

It used to be the type of net posting certain to allure the eye of the yank cable television exhibit Chasing History's Monsters: "Dog-headed males sighted by way of travelers in Avignon." attracted to France to discover the parable of Saint Christopher and the cynocephalus, or the dog-headed, archaeologist and tv host Annja Creed unearths herself many times and inexplicably specified via vicious mercenaries. Her top safeguard is to track this brutal violence again to its resource, which she quickly discovers to be a millionaire and self-professed descendant of King Charlemagne.

Caught up in a romantic and ruthless sixth-century global, the guy is confident that if he collects mankind's most dear and holy swords, he can satisfy his medieval ancestor's failed target to construct the town of God. And he's stealing the helpful relics one after the other to arm his modern day paladins. Now he has his eye on a really particular sword—Annja's.

And he'll need to kill her to get it.

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Download E-books Holes PDF

By Louis Sachar

Winner of the Newbery Medal and the nationwide booklet Award! This number one New York Times bestselling, glossy vintage during which boys are compelled to dig holes day in and outing is now on hand with a splashy new look.

Stanley Yelnats is below a curse. A curse that all started along with his no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather and has considering that generations of Yelnatses. Now Stanley has been unjustly despatched to a boys’ reformatory, Camp eco-friendly Lake, the place the men construct personality by means of spending all day, on a daily basis digging holes precisely 5 ft huge and 5 ft deep. there isn't any lake at Camp eco-friendly Lake. yet there are lots of holes.

It doesn’t take lengthy for Stanley to achieve there’s greater than personality development occurring at Camp eco-friendly Lake. the lads are digging holes as the warden is seeking anything. yet what should be buried less than a dried-up lake? Stanley attempts to dig up the reality during this creative and darkly funny story of crime and punishment—and redemption.

Includes a double bonus: an excerpt from Small Steps, the follow-up to Holes, in addition to an excerpt from Louis Sachar’s new middle-grade novel, Fuzzy Mud.

"A clever jigsaw puzzle of a novel." --The manhattan Times 

A NEW YORK TIMES booklet evaluate amazing kid's BOOK
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Download E-books Nowhere Man PDF

By Aleksandar Hemon

A local of Sarajevo, the place he spends his early life attempting to develop into Bosnia’s resolution to John Lennon, Jozef Pronek involves the USA in 1992—just in time to observe battle escape in his nation, yet too early to be a real refugee. certainly, Jozef’s ordinary resolution to inquiries approximately his origins and ethnicity is, “I am complicated.”

And so he proves to be—not simply to himself, yet to the revolving sequence of shadowy yet insightful narrators who chart his development from Sarajevo to Chicago; from a hilarious come across with the 1st President Bush to a a bit of extra grave one with a seriously armed Serb whom he has been employed to serve with courtroom papers. relocating, disquieting, and exhilarating in its virtuosity, Nowhere Man is the kaleidoscopic portrait of a magnetic younger guy stranded in the USA through the battle in Bosnia.

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Download E-books Darkness Be My Friend (The Tomorrow Series #4) PDF

By John Marsden

The conflict keeps as 5 usual young ones needs to trip again into the center of an epic conflict.

Five months into international battle III, Ellie and her 4 closing neighbors have slightly escaped the Australian city of Wirrawee with their lives and their sanity intact.
But because the subsequent step turns into transparent, they notice they need to once more sacrifice their hard-won convenience and safeguard. a bunch of squaddies has recruited the youngsters to lead find out how to the Wirrawee air base.
What might be able to inspire Ellie and her pals to come back? This dicy sabotage venture can be their in simple terms wish of rescuing their households, too.

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By W. E. Johns

A lifeless murmur, like far-off thunder, reached their ears and taken Biggles to his toes with a hurry. 'What is it?' he gasped.-At the 1st sound Dickpa had leapt for the flashlight. 'Quick,' he snapped, because the flooring of the cave sagged sickeningly. 'Get out - it's an earthquake! Ah - stop!' he screamed. a trip to Biggles' uncle, Dickpa, lands Biggles, Algy and mechanic Smyth in a perilous event trying to find an old Inca treasure hoard.

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Download E-books Fergus Crane (Far-flung Adventures) PDF

By Paul Stewart, Chris Riddell

FERGUS CRANE! you're IN nice probability! i'm SENDING support. Signed T. C., your long-lost Uncle Theo Fergus Crane has a virtually traditional lifestyles - having classes taught via really strange academics at the college send Betty Jeanne, assisting his mom within the bakery. yet then a mysterious flying field looks on the window of his waterfront domestic - and Fergus is plunged headlong into an exhilarating experience! The field is by means of a winged mechanical horse that whisks him off to fulfill his long-lost uncle and his penguin helpers, Finn, invoice and Jackson. Fergus unearths out that his lecturers aren't really what they appear - they're really pirates! Can Fergus and his winged horse keep his schoolmates from the distant hearth Island? And who else will he locate there...?

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