The Genius of Jane Austen
Perfect for fans of Jane Austen, this updated edition of Paula Byrne's debut book includes new material that explores the history of Austen stage adaptations, why her books work so well on screen, and what that reveals about one of the world's most beloved authors.
Entanglement: A Romantic Thriller (Hollywood Lights Series Book 1)
“Equal parts heartbreaking and heartening, Entanglement shines a light on the interior lives of two flawed and fascinating women.” -Camille Pagán, bestselling author of Life and Other Near-Death ExperiencesTwo best friends become entangled in a dangerous game of love and betrayal in 1990s Hollywood.Someone just tried to kill Greta Donovan, and she’s not saying who. She may be fiercely intelligent, but she can’t read people—especially men.Daphne Saito is all charisma, and she has Los Angeles under her thumb. Hoping to coax her best friend Greta out of her shell, she pulls her into a dazzling new world that feels like a dream. Greta finds her first real love and forms an unlikely friendship with an aging movie star—and she finally feels like she has a home. She can’t imagine her life being any better.But Daphne’s ambition has a price, and it might be Greta’s life. When the girls get dragged...
Plunder by Knight (Pirates of Britannia World Book 7)
Read Book 7 in the Pirates of Britannia Connected World series. Pirates have never looked so sexy or so exciting!Torn between duty and dreams….Born of Irish pirates but raised to be an English Knight, Thomas Esmonde is a man stuck between two opposing worlds. His lingering Irish accent never afforded him many friends at the English court, nor has he ever wished to conform to their overbearing rules and stuffy societal expectations. Reoccurring dreams of ancient treasure and a yearning for life on the high sea are at odds with his hard-earned honor and knightly duties.But when he is sent to Ireland to aid the English cause, he is immediately thrust into his previous life as his ship is captured by the infamous Pirate Queen of Ireland, his grandmother. Faced with the temptations of gold, adventure, women, and plunder, his loyalties are split between his family and his queen… then...
Humankind has escaped a dying Earth and set out to find a new home among the stars aboard an immense generation ship affectionately named the Ark. Bryan Benson is the Ark's greatest living sports hero, enjoying retirement working as a detective in Avalon, his home module. The hours are good, the work is easy, and the perks can't be beat. But when a crew member goes missing, Bryan is thrust into the center of an ever-expanding web of deception, secrets, and violence that overturns everything he knows about living on the Ark and threatens everyone aboard. As the last remnants of humanity hurtle toward their salvation, Bryan finds himself in a desperate race to unravel the conspiracy before a madman turns mankind's home into its tomb.
The Lost Art of Intercession
Over two hundred and fifty years ago, this verse was burned into the hearts of Moravian refugees in the tiny community of Herrnhut in eastern Germany. Their commitment to restore the Watch of the Lord, through 24 hours of unbroken prayer and intercession continued for more than 100 years. God is calling His warriors once again to mount the Watch of the Lord. When God s people send up the incense of prayer and worship, God will send down supernatural power, anointing, and acts of intervention. Author James W. Goll combined with the writings of E.M. Bounds paints an inspiring picture of prophetic clarity and prayerful urgency that sound God s clarion call to His Church. Now is the time to mount the walls with prayer and praise, and restore The Lost Art of Intercession.
The Sire Sheaf (The King of Three Bloods Book 1)
Beautiful Women - Powerful Men - and Rodents of Unusual Size!The Sire Sheaf will introduce you to a world of fantasy reminiscent of your favorite stories.You will ADMIRE HEROES exuding the pure masculinity of Tarzan and John Carter of Mars.You will FALL IN LOVE with men possessing the charm of the Dread Pirate Roberts.You will FEEL THE BOND BETWEEN FELLOWS like unto the friends of A Knight's Tale.And you will CLASH WITH ENEMIES as vile as the orcs and goblins of Middle-Earth.TRANSHUMANS HAVE OVERRUN THE WORLD, AND SUR SCEAF MUST UNITE THE FREE PEOPLES TO DEFEAT THEM.GET THE SIRE SHEAF NOW, BECAUSE YOU NEED AN ADVENTURE.
Where the Heart Is
After ten years in Alaska, Keith, the prodigal son of the Callahan clan, returns to Rainbow’s End, Texas, to face his past, including Susan Sheridan, the woman he still loves and the son he doesn’t know is his. Thus begins the continuing saga of the Callahans and their friends. With some of her favorite themes of family relationships, life in small towns, and second chances, Patricia Kay is in her element in this first book of the Rainbow's End series set in the Texas Hill Country.
Ruin (The Ruin Saga Book 1)
After the apocalypse, what would you save? What would you fight for?Decades after the apocalypse, a group of survivors struggling to stop the dawn of a new dark age, inadvertently spark a war with a country in the grips of famine, and encounter supernatural forces that might destroy the Old World forever.------------Full SynopsisThe End cost humanity six billion lives. Almost every person vanished, the lights went out, computers turned to dust, and planes fell from the sky. The Vanished left behind a handful of scattered survivors, in a world made empty and quiet.Forty years on, civilization is failing. The ways of the Old World are being forgotten, and the original survivors are ageing. All that stands between the British Isles and a new Dark Age is the mission of New Canterbury, desperate to save the books, technology and knowledge needed to begin again.Famine has forced refugees to wander in their...
At the Mountains of Madness, The Call of Cthulhu and The Music of Erich Zann
This H. P. Lovecraft trilogy represents the best of Lovecraft’s writing. At the Mountains of Madness was initially rejected by Lovecraft's publisher but is now considered a classic by horror fans. The disturbing, nightmarish story of a journey through Antarctica and a discovery of secrets hidden in a frozen mountain range has influenced writers and film-makers for decades. The Call of Cthulhu is a terrifying trilogy of horror stories that has influenced writers like William S. Burroughs, Ramsey Campbell, Thomas Ligotti and Stephen King. The Music of Erich Zann is a short story, one of Lovecraft’s finest.
Loving the Texas Lawman
The last thing honorable Sheriff Jack Walker needs is a blast from the past, but that’s exactly what he gets when his high school love, now sexy lingerie designer, Jillian Lane arrives on his doorstep needing his help and protection. Jillian is desperate to save her company, Barely There and turning to Jack Walker, the town hero, is her only option. The trouble she left behind in California has followed her home, leaving Jack no choice but to protect her. Unwittingly, Jillian's put everything Jack has ever wanted in life at risk. The years have not made it easier for Jack to say no to his first love, but saying yes may threaten all he holds dear. Jack may have a solution: marriage–the temporary kind. And how can a girl from the wrong side of the tracks refuse a marriage proposal from her one-time love?