Hunter R. Clark, Director, International Law and Human Rights Program, Drake University Law SchoolIn 2007, U.S. Army Specialist Jorge G. Sandoval Jr. was charged with murder by the very government he had sworn to serve.While deployed to the most dangerous area in Iraq known as the “Triangle of Death,” Sandoval, an airborne infantryman and elite sniper, was instructed to “take the shot” and kill an enemy insurgent wearing civilian clothes.
In Marizza’s world, magic is evil. Since her youth, her mother told her witches were wicked creatures who deserved imprisonment. The tyrannical acolytes sacrificed all users of magic to the almighty kraken. It was the life she knew, until one fateful day changed everything.
In his final year of military school, 20-year-old Aibek is forced to abandon his studies. Stunned by the revelation that his parents are dead, Aibek leaves his home in the city to return to Nivaka, the forest village of his birth. Now that the villagers have freed themselves from the invaders that killed their beloved mayor, they summon Aibek to take his father’s place.
Nathan lives a quiet life with his sister and grandmother, until one night a strange man arrives in his bedroom and whisks him away in a balloon against his will. While still in his pyjamas!Nathan is thrown (quite literally) into medieval London, and left to fend for himself, until he discovers some great new friends and all the excitement he has ever wanted. Of course, with a few enemies too.
Captain Ahab’s daughter refuses to let her brother be lost to the sea’s call and the mysteries of their father’s stories.
Determined, Morgan tracks down Ishmael and convinces him to help her on a quest to find and bring back her brother who searches for the fabled island of nightmares. When Morgan and Ishmael are captured by mercenaries far out at sea, they convince their captors to head to the island of nightmares where there are rumored to be riches beyond imagination.
Free World Apocalypse – Prequel, Fugitive, Citizen, Captive and Genesis is a series for lovers of post apocalyptic fiction. Set in the near future, it takes you from just before, to right smack bang in the middle of the end. Prequel is just the beginning… Does mankind have a future?
Humanity suffers. All else has failed. The 1% must be removed…Iraq/Afghan Vet Zeb Dalton is tired. Keeping America and China from exploding in a mutual firestorm of heat and light will do that to you. Still, he made a promise to himself that he would ask certain questions, were he to emerge from Seattle’s captivity in one piece (Zeb Dalton Series book 1—When Totems Fall).
What could you create if you fell in love with a Muse?16-year-old musician, Sylvia Baker, has always been different. She’s the only one who can see the “flickering people.” When she sees a gorgeous flickering man named Vincent, she learns that they are Muses.With his help, she finds herself creating exquisite songs that she loves almost as much as songs by her favorite bands—Radiohead, M83, and The Black Keys—and she is falling in love in a way she never knew was possible.
Chuck Nelson’s life has always been ordinary. But a sudden act of bravery during a robbery turns the accountant’s humdrum life into something incredible. After stopping the thief, a homeless man gives the father of two a cape that endows him with unbelievable superpowers…