By Missouri Dalton
Within the cursed urban of Var Eldore, perched on a mountaintop surrounded via a frigid swamp, the rain by no means stops. Former excitement slave Myr lives in hiding, attempting to remain a step sooner than his captor. yet there’s extra to Myr than he realizes, and future has different plans for him. quickly, he counts squaddies, spies, nobles, and wizards between his allies. Their aim is to oppose the king and people who perpetuate slavery, and struggle for the liberty in their land. As they discover secrets and techniques and conspiracies, each one extra tangled than the final, Myr additionally discovers he has precise talents to assist their cause—the Redeemers.
As the energy of the Redeemers grows, so does the variety of enemies they need to face. every one member in their alliance has his or her personal demons to conflict, and Myr needs to confront the reality approximately himself and turn into the chief they want. along his lover Ryall and the folk who've turn into his family—as good as a few not going friends—Myr and the Redeemers needs to organize for battle. in the event that they fall, the town within the rain will keep on with.
Read Online or Download A Curse on the Mountain PDF
Best fantasy books
Sheltered princesses, one wounded warrior; who will dwell fortunately ever after?
Princess Margrethe has been hidden away whereas her country is at warfare. One gloomy, windswept morning as she stands in a convent backyard overlooking the icy sea, she witnesses a miracle: a glittering mermaid rising from the waves, an almost drowned guy in her hands. by the point Margrethe reaches the shore, the mermaid has disappeared into the ocean. As Margrethe nurses the good-looking stranger again to health and wellbeing, she learns that not just is he a prince, he's additionally the son of her father's maximum rival. certain that the mermaid introduced this guy to her for a cause, Margrethe devises a plan to deliver peace to her kingdom.
in the meantime, the mermaid princess Lenia longs to come back to the human guy she carried to safeguard. She is prepared to alternate her domestic, her voice, or even her health and wellbeing for legs and the opportunity to win his heart….
A remarkable tackle the vintage story, Mermaid is the tale of 2 ladies with every little thing to lose. fantastically written and compulsively readable, it'll make you think that two times in regards to the fairytale you heard as a toddler, holding you in suspense until eventually the final web page.
In the early days of the Civil battle, rumors of gold within the frozen Klondike introduced hordes of novices to the Pacific Northwest. nervous to compete, Russian prospectors commissioned inventor Leviticus Blue to create a very good desktop which can mine via Alaska’s ice. therefore was once Dr. Blue’s very good Bone-Shaking Drill Engine born.
But on its first try run the Boneshaker went extraordinarily awry, destroying a number of blocks of downtown Seattle and unearthing a subterranean vein of blight gasoline that became somebody who breathed it into the residing dead.
Now it's 16 years later, and a wall has been outfitted to surround the devastated and poisonous urban. simply past it lives Blue’s widow, Briar Wilkes. lifestyles is tough with a ruined acceptance and a teenaged boy to aid, yet she and Ezekiel are dealing with. till Ezekiel undertakes a mystery campaign to rewrite history.
His quest will take him lower than the wall and right into a urban teeming with starving undead, air pirates, felony overlords, and seriously armed refugees. And purely Briar can carry him out alive.
A singular approximately teenage ladies with superpowers and noticeably diversified agendas, destined for a collision that would rock the world:
Separated via millions of miles, younger women are approximately to gain their remarkable powers on the way to bind their lives jointly in methods they can't start to understand.
Protecting others. protecting order. Being solid. those are all very important issues for Bonnie Braverman, no matter if she doesn't comprehend why. constrained to a bunch domestic due to the fact that she survived the automobile twist of fate that killed either her mom and dad, Bonnie has lived her lifestyles formerly in self-imposed isolation and silence; but if a chance offers itself to assist one other lady in want, Bonnie has to choose no matter if to really use the ability she has lengthy suspected she has. energy that frightens her.
Across the rustic, Lola LeFever is inheriting her personal strength by means of sending her mom over a cliff. .. actually. For Lola the single factor that concerns is strength; getting it, taking it, and removing an individual who might get within the method of her pursuit of it. together with her mom lifeless and not anything to carry her again from the area from now on, Lola units off to check her personal powers on an individual unlucky sufficient to move her. And Lola's now not terrified of anything.
One lady pushed to rescue, retailer, and heal; the opposite pushed to punish, ruin, and kill.
And now they're approximately to fulfill.
Unique ebook: 2003
A robust new voice in myth fiction, the acclaimed writer of Fires of the trustworthy keeps her captivating epic of persecution and struggle, ardour and triumph, and of the courageous younger lady who needs to reach. ..
[b]Turning the Storm
She is named musician, insurgent, soldier, legend. After months of prime an rebellion opposed to the treacherous spiritual order of the Fedeli and the ruling Circle of Mages, younger Eliana is understood during the land. amazing from the blighted wastelands, her military of reformers has grown in number--adding liberated slaves to its ranks. pushed by means of their ideals within the outdated manner, Eliana and the warriors of the Lupi stand on religion alone.
But religion won’t shop the Lupi from traitors of their midst--or from the mystical fires of the mages. Seeing her infantrymen diminished to ashes round her, Eliana takes a determined gamble: she steps down from command. Then, armed with stolen orders to wait one of many musical ensembles in the Imperial enclave, she disguises herself as a boy, takes up her violin, and heads instantly into enemy territory. And now the girl-turned-general provides one other identify to her rank: secret agent.
- Twenty Trillion Leagues Under the Sea
- The Dragon King: First Emperor of China (Chronicles of the Watchers, Book 1)
- Dream Paris (Dream, Book 2)
- Ye Gods!
- Choque de reyes (Canción de hielo y fuego, Book 2)
- It Takes a Witch (A Wishcraft Mystery, Book 1)
Extra info for A Curse on the Mountain
He looked Cale straight in the eyes, his gaze inﬁnitely cold and inﬁnitely black. It was death itself looking at him. “So, I ask you again. ” Holding his gaze, Cale replied. ” The Lord Militant did not look away, and Cale felt his will begin Paul Hoffman 47 to dissolve as if some acid were being poured over his very soul. A hor rible desire to confess began to grow in his throat. It was dread, the knowledge that had been with him since he was a small boy, that the Redeemer in front of him was capable of anything, that pain and suf fering were the constant companions of this man, that anything that lived grew quiet in his presence.
Then an other blow, but this one landed as Cale stood still as stone. Then another and another. Then a blow so hard it dropped a stunned Cale to the ﬂoor. “Get up,” so softly that he was barely audible. Cale got to his feet, shaking as if from intense cold. Then the blow. He fell again, stood up; another blow, and then he got to his feet again. Bosco changed hands. With his weaker left it took ﬁve more blows before Cale fell to the ﬂoor again. Bosco stared down at him as he started to get to his feet.
As they passed by the alley leading into the back of the great building, the three boys slipped away. They gave all the food in their pockets to Vague Henri, and then Kleist and Cale rejoined the long queue that jammed the square in front of the basilica. Meanwhile, Vague Henri shoved the latch on the sacristy door with his shoulders, his hands being full of bread, meat and cake. He pushed it open and listened out for Redeemers. He moved into the dark brown of the dressing place, ready to back out if he saw anything.