The Paladin Prophecy

Author: Mark Frost

Publisher: Ember

ISBN: 0375871063

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 507

View: 970

A fifteen-year-old boy who has spent his entire life trying to avoid attention finds himself in the middle of a millenia-old struggle between titanic forces when he is simultaneously recruited by an exclusive prep school and followed by sinister agents.

The Paladin

Author: C. J. Cherryh

Publisher: Baen Books

ISBN: 1625795386

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 7369

"Does it seem reasonable to you that a Regency continues—into an Emperor's thirtieth year " "No, m'lord," Shoka said. "Not to us, either. Not to many of us. We were ready to make that objection—when lord Gitu overran Yijang and Hua.... Assassinations, elsewhere. Hired killers. Bands of mercenaries traveling under imperial orders. The Emperor'sseal, and the Regent's orders. How do we stop such a thing How do we prevent it—when every lord able to lead is apprehended, assassinated, when they strip us of men, even boys out of the fields—go to Saukendar, some said. Go to Saukendar. They urged me to send to you. This time he has to listen, they said. But if I had sent—and Ghita had known—you understand—" Reidi gave an uncomfortable twitch of the shoulders. His horse shifted again. "I had no true hope that you'd come. You'd indicated to the villagers—that you had no wish to hear from anyone. That you would refuse any such petitions—" "You were watching me." "It's my village, m'lord—as the Regent pointed out to me again and again, and threatened my life should you leave that mountain. Of course the word came to me. I tried to get a messenger down the road to you when I knew you'd left Mon.... We believed you'd come back to deal with Ghita and his partisans." Shoka felt cold, cold all the way to the bones. "There are men ready to follow you, lord Saukendar. There are men who've committed their lives to this— We didn't know the hour. We only believed. Now you've come back ..." "It's gripping drama, tightly focussed and inexorable as Taizu herself. Read The Paladin and you'll never settle for another ordinary sword-wielding female." —Faren Miller LOCUS At the publisher's request, this title is sold without DRM (Digital Rights Management)


Author: Mark Frost

Publisher: Ember

ISBN: 037587108X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 352

View: 2773

Readers of I Am Number Four, The Maze Runner, and Legend will love this exciting new adventure series by the co-creator of the groundbreaking television show Twin Peaks, with its unique combination of mystery, heart-pounding action, and the supernatural. Will West is a student of the Center—a school for an elite group of students. After exposing a sinister underground society of students known as the Knights of Charlemagne, Will discovers that he is developing supernatural physical and mental abilities. As he explores his new powers, he and his roommates investigate the Knights' shadowy purpose and soon uncover a plot that could destroy life as we know it. The newly formed alliance will have to separate friend from foe as they prepare for the biggest fight of their lives. From the Hardcover edition.

The House of Seleucus

Author: Edwyn Robert Bevan

Publisher: N.A


Category: History, Ancient

Page: N.A

View: 9057


The Fall of the House of Dixie

The Civil War and the Social Revolution That Transformed the South

Author: Bruce C. Levine

Publisher: Random House Incorporated

ISBN: 1400067030

Category: History

Page: 439

View: 3700

A revisionist history of the radical transformation of the American South during the Civil War examines the economic, social and political deconstruction and rebuilding of Southern institutions as experienced by everyday people. By the award-winning author of Confederate Emancipation.

The paladin

a novel on fact

Author: Brian Garfield

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780553142617

Category: Prime ministers

Page: 336

View: 6786


The House of Seleucus: All Volumes

Author: Edwin Robert Bevan

Publisher: Charles River Editors via PublishDrive

ISBN: 1629218898

Category: History

Page: N.A

View: 1497

The House of Seleucus, by noted historian Edwin Robert Bevan, chronicles the history of the Seleucid Empire, founded by Seleucus I Nicator following the death of Alexander the Great. Heraklion Press has included a linked table of contents.

The House of Commons, 1660-1690

Author: Basil Duke Henning

Publisher: Boydell & Brewer

ISBN: 9780436192746

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 3

View: 846

These volumes of the History of Parliament cover the turbulent second half of the seventeenth century with essential information about Commons Members, how they were elected and what part they played in the House.

The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer : The House of Fame, The Legend of Good Women, The Treatise on the Astrolabe with an Account on the Sources of the Canterbury Tales, Volume III (Illustrated)

Author: Geoffrey Chaucer

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1312068817

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 3699

“The present edition of Chaucer contains an entirely new Text, founded solely on the manuscripts and on the earliest accessible printed editions. For correct copies of the manuscripts, I am indebted, except in a few rare instances, to the admirable texts published by the Chaucer Society. In each case, the best copy has been selected as the basis of the text, and has only been departed from where other copies afforded a better reading. All such variations, as regards the wording of the text, are invariably recorded in the footnotes at the bottom of each page; or, in the case of the Treatise on the Astrolabe, in Critical Notes immediately following the text. Variations in the spelling are also recorded, wherever they can be said to be of consequence. But I have purposely abstained from recording variations of reading that are certainly inferior to the reading given in the text.”


Book Three of The Paladin Trilogy

Author: Daniel Ford

Publisher: Santa Fe Writers Project

ISBN: 1939650771

Category: Fiction

Page: 768

View: 6277

Old ways have been broken in the blood and smoke of the Battle of Thornhurst by Allystaire Stillbright and followers of the Goddess. Now the Paladin must recover from his ordeal, carve out a hopeful future for the shattered Baronies, and prepare for the next attack upon the Goddess's new and fragile following. But the corrupt deity, Braech, the Sea-Dragon, will not easily let go of the power that has long been his. Braech's minions, led by the calculating Archpriest Symod, march on the now-weakened Baronies. The final battle, a crusade against the Mother and all of her followers, is near, and Allystaire, the Arm of the Mother, is left to rally the survivors—including some of his oldest enemies—to face a foe that will not rest until all the Mother's faithful are broken and each Barony submits to the Sea Dragon once more.

Annwyn's Blood

The Paladin of Shadows Chronicles

Author: Steve Arnold,Michael Eging

Publisher: Michael Eging and Steve Arnold

ISBN: 149372648X

Category: Fiction

Page: 238

View: 8189

When unknown raiders kidnapped Marianna, everyone expected a ransom demand to soon follow. Such was the peril of everyday royal life in the chaotic times following abandonment of the misty isles of Albion by indifferent Rome. But when weeks went by without word her father, High King Mattheus, dispatched teams of trusted warriors to find her and bring her assailants to account. Young Erik, Scion of the House of Birkenshire, was one of these. Separated from his comrades and alone in hostile territories, he plunged headlong into forgotten vales and desolate coasts in pursuit, driven onward by precious memories of stolen tender moments. Then he stood before the grim fortress – wherein he found, not the innocent damsel of his youthful desires, but a terrifying beauty borne of an ancient evil that bound his soul to an even more primal force bent on regaining its place in the halls of human exaltation. Now caught between two worlds, he must resist the temptations of his beloved-turned-succubus while protecting his family, his people and his world from the encroaching grasp of Arawn, Lord of Annwyn, Ruler of the Dead, Elder God of the Mabinogion. In this journey to regain his soul, the knight must find a way to strike the fatal blow against a resurgent primal darkness.

Bound by Darkness

A Paladin Novel

Author: Alexis Morgan

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781439176078

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 4593

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.

Deliver Me from Darkness

Author: Tes Hilaire

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 1402264348

Category: Fiction

Page: 333

View: 7790

A sexy debut hits all the right notes as a warrior angel turned vampire struggles with his dark nature when he's entrusted with protecting the last female of his kind. Original.

The Paladin's Handbook

Official Guidebook of Voltron Legendary Defender

Author: R. J. Cregg

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1534409033

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

View: 9279

"Learn all about what it takes to be a Paladin of Voltron in this epic guide to the hit Netflix series DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender!"--Back cover.

The Paladin Chronicles

Author: B. W. Philpot

Publisher: Outskirts Press

ISBN: 9781598005509

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

View: 2908

Ridiyaah -- Ridi, as she was called by the other Paladins -- sat on the park bench looking up at the mangled remains of her ship, which was docked underneath her home. She had been surveying it through the transparent shell of The Domain and the damage to it was severe. The secluded little bench she was sitting on was overlooked by her home and its winding stairway that spiraled up the side of The Domains inner skin. In happier days, it had always been one of her favorite spots. She didnt have many friends -- everyone was too intimidated by her father to get too close to her -- and she had spent many hours here alone staring out into the cosmos. To the right of her home she could see Lensils house and the thought of what had happened there caused her to lower her head in remorse and self-pity.Her father had been the one to assign housing units to the Paladins when they came of age and he had assigned her the house next to Lensils home. How could he have known that it would lead to an event that would ruin her reputation? It wasnt his fault, she told herself, he had only made the assignment because she and Lensil had become friends at an early age. The other children had very little to do with her when she was very young; no one wanted to risk upsetting her and incur Bomabechs wraith.