Download E-books Todfracht: Historischer Kriminalroman (Patrizier Rungholt 4) (German Edition) PDF

By Derek Meister

Historische Hochspannung mit einem raffinierten Kriminalfall

Der four. Fall für den sturschädeligen Lübecker Patrizier Rungholt.

Lübeck, 1393: Eine Dirne wird tot in einer Sickergrube entdeckt. Ihre Arme und Beine sind gefesselt, alles sieht danach aus, als sei sie verhört worden. Und dies ist nicht der einzige Mord. Der bärbeißige Patrizier Rungholt ermittelt - und stößt auf einen Engländer, der in Lübeck durch eine Seeblockade gestrandet ist und kostbare Fracht mit sich führt: Ein geheimnisvolles Holzkästchen aus einem sagenhaften Land. Die fragile Fracht ist ein Vermögen wert - und stößt Rungholt immer tiefer in einen mörderischen Händlerkrieg, aus dem ihn nur sein Schwiegersohn Daniel retten kann, der in England die Hintermänner der Morde und den Adressaten der Todfracht stellen muss ...

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Download E-books The Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries #3: The Craving PDF

By L. J. Smith

Blood brothers . . .

After his brother, Damon Salvatore, betrays him in New Orleans, Stefan begins over in new york. Vowing by no means to hurt one other human, he roams the streets, attempting to disappear into the city’s chaos. yet simply while he thinks he’s left his earlier in the back of, Stefan discovers that he can by no means break out his brother.Damon has grand plans for the vampire Salvatore brothers—whether Stefan likes it or now not. jointly, they take ny via typhoon. whilst their exploits prove at the society pages, an outdated enemy resurfaces—one hell-bent on revenge.

Based at the renowned CW television convey encouraged by way of the bestselling novels, Stefan’s Diaries finds the reality approximately what relatively occurred among Stefan, Damon, and Katherine—and how the Vampire Diaries love triangle began.

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Download E-books A Long Way From Chicago: A Novel in Stories PDF

By Richard Peck

A Newbery Honor Book

A summer season they're going to by no means forget.

each one summer time Joey and his sister, Mary Alice—two urban slickers from Chicago—visit Grandma Dowdel's possible sleepy Illinois city. quickly sufficient, they locate that it is from sleepy...and Grandma is far out of your ordinary grandmother. From seeing their first corpse (and he's not resting effortless) to aiding Grandma trespass, capture the sheriff in his undies, and feed the hungry—all in a single day—Joey and Mary Alice have 9 summers they are going to by no means forget!

"A rollicking social gathering of an eccentric grandmother and early life memories." —School Library Journal, starred review

"Each story is a small masterpiece of storytelling." —The Horn Book, starred review

"Grandma Dowdel embodies not just the center of a small city however the spirit of an period long gone by...Remarkable and fine." —Kirkus Reviews, starred review

A Newbery Honor Book
A nationwide ebook Award Finalist
An ALA amazing Book
An ALA most sensible publication for younger Adults

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Download E-books Attila mon amour T05 : Terre brûlées PDF

"Ravenne, avril 451. C'est le branle-bas de wrestle dans les quartiers généraux romains. Est-ce qu'implorer Dieu sera suffisant pour sauver le peuple des griffes sataniques d'Attila et de ses hordes barbares ?... Certainement pas, malheureusement... Attila s'apprête à envahir toute los angeles Gaule et face à ce désastre, l'armée romaine crée une sainte alliance avec les Wisigoths. Ensemble, ils seront plus castle, et pourront peut-être lutter. Mais celle qu'ils craignent par dessus tout, c'est l. a. Lupa, los angeles femme-louve, âme damnée et maîtresse d'Attila. automobile celle-ci n'a qu'une idée en tête, envahir Lutèce, afin d'assouvir une vengeance personnelle... Et il sera bien difficile de lui faire changer d'avis... Mitton au scénario et Bonnet au dessin nous invitent à suivre los angeles destinée d'un des plus célèbres conquérants de l'Histoire. Un récit réaliste qui restitue avec crudité et cruauté cette époque barbare."

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By Stephen Baxter

3000 A.D. Years in the past, people colonized Mars, bringing with them specimens of long-extinct Earth lifestyles for regeneration in this new frontier. yet humankind has disappeared, and the animals were left in the back of to fend for themselves. Icebones, daughter of Silverhair, have been the one grownup substantial taken to Mars. As such, she is now the one one among her type who contains the accrued wisdom of titanic heritage, and it truly is as much as her to coach her fellow mammoths find out how to live on -- and thrive -- with out their human keepers.

In the grand culture of Watership Down, Stephen Baxter has created a fancy society entire with tricky myths and legends. With Icebones, he brilliantly and dramatically brings the acclaimed giant trilogy to its resounding conclusion.

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Download E-books The Cannons of Lucknow: Vol 4 (Alexander Sheridan Adventures) PDF

By V. A. Stuart

Cawnpore is retaken, yet they've got come too overdue to forestall the slaughter-the relieving British infantrymen can purely stare on the ill-sited, poorly-defended entrenchment and shake their heads, brooding about why. one in all in basic terms survivors, Colonel Alex Sheridan is numb. His spouse and child son lie lifeless. yet now he needs to subscribe to normal Havelock's strength of slightly 1000 males as they try their approach via to the besieged garrison at Lucknow.

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Download E-books Abner & Me (Baseball Card Adventures) PDF

By Dan Gutman

Cannons are blasting!
Bullets are flying!
Wounded infantrymen are everywhere!

Stosh has time-traveled to 1863, correct into the center of the Civil conflict. In most likely his most enjoyable and certainly his most threatening journey but, Stosh has made up our minds to respond to the query all the time: did Abner Doubleday, a Civil battle basic, relatively invent the sport of baseball?

It's all right here: immense laughs, dramatic motion, quick baseball video games in the course of a battlefield. you may be blown away via this 6th notable baseball card adventure!

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By Mary Lindsey

An exciting debut tale of dying, love, future, and danger

Lenzi hears voices and has visions - gravestones, floods, a boy with metal grey eyes. Her boyfriend, Zak, can not help, and every little thing retains getting louder and extra extreme. Then Lenzi meets Alden, the boy from her goals, who finds that she's a reincarnated Speaker - anyone who can consult and aid misplaced souls - and that he has been her Protector for hundreds of years.

Now Lenzi needs to choose from her existence with Zak and the existence she is destined to guide with Alden. yet time is working out: a malevolent spirit is out to spoil Lenzi, and he'll kill her if she does not decide quickly.

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Download E-books Knights' Tales: The Knight of Silk and Steel PDF

By Terry Deary

The locals all fall off their tavern stools with shock while a
strange determine arrives to the village. He says he's a knight, and he
does have an impressive horse and a sparkling silver sword. yet he is
wearing... a costume! Sir Ulrich has now not devoted his existence to fighting
for one girl - he's scuffling with for Venus, the goddess of affection, and he
will struggle any knight within the land for her honour. Unfortunately,
fighting in a silk gown isn't really so easy.

An strange story, in line with a true medieval knight, this tale is stuffed with Terry Deary's darkish humour and dry wit.

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By Carol Crane

It was once November of 1912. With Captain Herman Scheunemann at its helm, the Rouse Simmons trigger from the small Northern Michigan city of Manistique with its conventional load of bushes certain for Chicago. The captain may promote the bushes for fifty cents or $1.00 or even gave many away to needy households. The send have been affectionately nicknamed the Christmas Tree send. utilizing tales she enjoyed to listen to her grandfather Axel Anderson inform, writer Carol Crane weaves this heartwarming fictional story in response to the real occasions of the little schooner sporting as much as 5,000 timber.

Carol recollects Grandpa Axel sitting in his remembering rocker carving a wood decoration simply as he's within the Christmas Tree send as he tells his grandchildren of the typhoon that took the shipmen's lives, their festive shipment, and the Rouse Simmons all the way down to its ultimate watery resting position. actual to the newspaper money owed Carol artfully explains and eloquently contains how Captain Scheunemann's spouse, ever devoted to her husband's reminiscence, contains on his culture of boating schooners to convey Christmas bushes to the Chicago market.

The grandchildren hearken to Grandpa, spellbound, looking forward to who could be selected to hold the certain schooner decoration this year.

Beyond a superb Lakes story, it is a undying tale for all who love Christmas, its traditions and tales, and particularly tales of the ocean, together with the tremendous inland sea that's Lake Michigan.

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