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J. K. Rowling - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter et les Reliques de la Mort est le septième et dernier roman de la série littéraire centrée sur le personnage de Harry Potter créé par J. K. Rowling. La version anglaise est sortie le 21 juillet 2007 à 0 h 1 et fait 607 pages. La version française a été mise en vente le 26 octobre 2007,

published on 21-01-2020 - 31 views
Darkside: Waking the Dead

The sequel to Darkside. Zombies--in Kingston? Okay, so there were always zombies in Kingston, but now they're antiquing? While shopping for Drat's wedding gift, James and Leanne are drawn into a battle with a biker zombie at Ye Olde Antique Shoppe no doubt looking for that perfect knick knack to set off his crypt. James and the gang are drawn deeper into mystery as they battle foes on a journey that will lead them from the Isle of Skye, home of Skatha--she who strikes fear--to the Cataraqui Town Centre, the largest shopping center in the greater Kingston area! It's a journey that will force James to confront his own conscience as he struggles with his burgeoning powers, and the realization of just what it might mean to live forever. After all, being dead isn't nearly as much fun as it looks.

published on 19-01-2020 - 59 views
A Warrior's Redemption

A Warrior's Redemption is the beginning of a family saga that starts with a boy named Roric. He lives on a distant world that is full of unrest, where disputes are settled by the sword. Little is known of how they came to this world, only that they came from a place known as Earth, in the distant past. How they came is a mystery that some want to discover again while others would gladly die to keep those secrets from ever seeing the light of day. Roric's father tired of keeping the secrets of his ancestors, from the people of his nation, forsakes his family's oath, and leaves to find peace in another land. Little did he know that the wickedness of the land that he settles in would kill him and all his family, except for his oldest son, Roric. Roric, embittered by seeing the death of his family, finds himself sold into slavery. He becomes a survivor in the arena, where man is matched to the death against man and beast alike. He escapes only to pursue a life of vengeance against those who afflicted him and killed his family. Tormented by a life without peace, he remembers the guiding words of his mother, which open up a path of redemption that becomes the guiding influence of his life.

published on 17-01-2020 - 59 views
Choice (Majaos, Book 3)

The Well of Life is the source of all magic on Majaos. Its location has remained a mystery since the time of Merlyn. Eilidh must work with her friends to solve this Ancient puzzle and race to find it before Nilstiar does. Most of Eilidh's friends are back, but how can she make them stay? People are not exactly her forte, but she knows she can't do this alone. Can she find within herself the skills she needs to keep her party together? Elsewhere, the Knights of Balance are preparing to rescue the fallen Callie but it will all be for nothing if Loric can't pass his trials. The dragon predator stands between them and time is running out. They must save their silver friend before she reaches Death's Door or she will be gone forever. Is Phaer's strange condition an illness, a curse, or something else?

published on 17-01-2020 - 72 views
Crimson Midnight

They Say that London is the City that never sleeps ... Man you have no idea. A new job, a new life and a new home, Rose has left the pain of the past behind. But if she thinks she's going to have it easy she's in for a shock. Darkness, mystery, romance and breathtaking twists. London is a playground for creatures that hug the shadows, beings that should not exist outside of a movie theatre. Dawn. Rose is about to get a 101 in the supernatural.

published on 17-01-2020 - 69 views
Crimson Midnight

They Say that London is the City that never sleeps ... Man you have no idea. A new job, a new life and a new home, Rose has left the pain of the past behind. But if she thinks she's going to have it easy she's in for a shock. Darkness, mystery, romance and breathtaking twists. London is a playground for creatures that hug the shadows, beings that should not exist outside of a movie theatre. Dawn. Rose is about to get a 101 in the supernatural.

published on 17-01-2020 - 62 views
Secrets: Return of the Guardian, Book 1

On the surface Emma Cole's life seems perfect. With looks, brains and superhuman abilities, there's little that fazes her. That is, until she begins the search for her biological family. Emma winds up in Rushwood, Oregon, where being the new fae girl in town is just the least of her worries. Her biological father won't rest until she's dead, the fae's Earthbound resistance expects her to lead them, and her only hope of making any of her troubles right, depends on a journey to a mystical place just beyond Earth's realm. Help comes from unlikely sources, but in a town like Rushwood, Emma's seldom sure who she can trust.

published on 17-01-2020 - 45 views
Secrets: Return of the Guardian, Book 1

On the surface Emma Cole's life seems perfect. With looks, brains and superhuman abilities, there's little that fazes her. That is, until she begins the search for her biological family. Emma winds up in Rushwood, Oregon, where being the new fae girl in town is just the least of her worries. Her biological father won't rest until she's dead, the fae's Earthbound resistance expects her to lead them, and her only hope of making any of her troubles right, depends on a journey to a mystical place just beyond Earth's realm. Help comes from unlikely sources, but in a town like Rushwood, Emma's seldom sure who she can trust.

published on 17-01-2020 - 45 views
Nearly Departed

Con artists are a notoriously skeptical bunch, and Dennis Gufehautt is no exception. His scheme of masquerading as a paranormal investigator seems foolproof, until he encounters an actual ghost haunting an antique armchair. Now, having unwittingly become a witness to a decades-old murder, Dennis finds himself stumbling headfirst into bizarre and often hilarious situations as he tries to solve a legitimate paranormal mystery. Pursued by an overzealous private detective and driven to befriend a cast of memorable characters - from a perpetually-smoking matron to a charismatic charlatan who masquerades as an African shaman - Dennis works to exorcise the haunted furniture and return his life to a state of moderate normality. Easier said than done.

published on 15-01-2020 - 42 views
The Phoenix Conspiracy

On the surface, the galaxy seems peaceful. Humankind prospers from the Capital World to the far reaches of The Corridor. But to those who can see the signs, it's clear something is wrong. Long, dark fingers are pulling strings inside the military, making clandestine deals with enemy states, and fulfilling some dark design. Calvin is an intelligence agent working for the Imperial government. He's young, his methods are unorthodox, but he gets results. So when a former military hero steals a warship and goes rogue--threatening to start a war, Calvin is sent to eliminate him. But as he chases his prey across the stars, he realizes they are both pawns in a shadowy chess game that shakes kingdoms, divides empires, and threatens civilization everywhere. And if he is to uncover the mystery and expose the conspiracy he must confront--and embrace--the darkest elements of the galaxy and throw himself, his career, and everyone he loves into the line of fire.

published on 11-01-2020 - 72 views
Krillaz

Only somebody looking for serious trouble would want to visit Hancox 1 - a stormy, tide-locked world infested by biological terror weapons - Krillaz. What are Krillaz? - a nightmare genetically modified cross between rats and people. Even hunters avoid the place. However, interplanetary recovery agent Vic Vargo has one million reasons to go. If he rescues a playboy from the talons of the Krillaz, he is in line to collect a million Hydrans. Seizing the bait, he teams up with a group of executives on a management bonding exercise and they head out to a ruined city. There, Vargo realizes the team have bitten off far more than they can chew. Unlike the sharp-toothed Krillaz...

published on 11-01-2020 - 67 views
Le fantôme de l'opéra

Le Fantôme de l'Opéra est un roman français « à la lisière du policier et du fantastique », écrit par Gaston Leroux et publié en 1910. Des événements étranges ont lieu à l'Opéra : le grand lustre s'effondre pendant une représentation, un machiniste est retrouvé pendu. La direction doit se rendre à l'évidence : un fantôme ou un homme machiavélique nommé Erik hante le théâtre. Certains affirment avoir vu le visage déformé de cet être qui ne semblerait pas être humain. Peu après, les directeurs de l'Opéra se voient réclamer 20 000 francs par mois de la part d'un certain « Fantôme de l'Opéra » qui exige aussi que la loge numéro 5 lui soit réservée.

published on 10-01-2020 - 74 views
Heart of a Spider

Detective Kendal is on the trail of a patient who has escaped the mental institution and wants to sever Kendal's lifeline. The chase is complicated by the visitation of a ghost and the appearance of a supposed vigilante. Kendal doesn't believe in ghosts, but finds himself having a conversation as he stares at one. His partner, Claire Ambroso has to fight for her life when Kendal is told to meet GP at the wharf when the moon is at the highest point in the night sky. Confusion sets in at a local supermarket when a robbery goes wrong and someone in Kendal's family is shot. The trap is set for the person who masterminded the escape. A final shoot out at the hospital reveals amazing results that astounds even Kendal.

published on 10-01-2020 - 56 views
Darlings Of Decay

This is certainly not your typical horror anthology book: it will scare your pants off! This free ebook is a unique collection of terrifying zombie horror stories written by thirty two of your favourite female writers! If you enjoy quality zombie lit you are going to be thrilled as you are taken on a wild, horrifying ride that will leave you utterly breathless Come and delight in the skilfully crafted words, woven by the women who love to entertain and thrill you with their own, distinct versions of the zombie apocalypse.

published on 10-01-2020 - 64 views
Under a Violet Sky

Journalist Johnny Duncan is given visions which are a warning to the world to stop particle accelerator tests. A portal to another dimension could be opened where the King of the Demons is being held. Johnny, along with fellow journalist, Veronica Cahill is unable to stop the tests. The Angel of Death is unleashed, and the Hoover Dam is destroyed. He discovers Veronica is really CIA agent Erin Rodgers sent to intercept him and ultimately lead him to his death. Matters become worse with the discovery he is dealing with remote viewers; one of whom is hell-bent on the destruction of the USA.

published on 10-01-2020 - 75 views
The Dark Key

A young Librarian, Matthew, witnesses a supernatural event. The result of which sends him searching for answers to the vision. The answers, however, come looking for him in the form of ghostly monks from the local abbey and thugs of a demon worshipping order. He finds out that he must destroy a key used to lock the gates to the Dark Realm before it is found by dark forces. Matthew also finds out about a feud between two demons which has rumbled through centuries of human history.

published on 10-01-2020 - 70 views
Scary Mary

Mary just wants to be left alone, but the cheerleaders, jocks, and ghosts won't stop harassing her. When new student Cyrus starts school, he tries to befriend her. That's a rare thing for the school freak, but her unusual abilities put a rift in their budding friendship when she has to tell him that his home is haunted and not by Casper, the friendly ghost.

published on 10-01-2020 - 75 views
And Next, Darkness

A supernatural thriller revolving around a series of mysterious voices accidentally recorded on an old reel-to-reel tape recorder. Seemingly they are the voices of the dead, lost in limbo, reaching out through the darkness for someone to hear them, to help them find peace. The story follows the descent of two women into the dark world of a reluctant serial killer as they endeavour to unlock the whereabouts of his victims through in-depth and potentially sanity-shredding analysis of the tapes. And with that discovery they hope to finally lay the tormented dead and their own dwindling sanity to rest.

published on 10-01-2020 - 65 views
L'hôtel hanté

palais vénitien, transformé en hôtel de luxe, renferme des énigmes de mort suspecte et de disparition inexpliquée.

published on 09-01-2020 - 68 views
Mad Gods Volume II

Kostadino Paleologos is a descendant of Byzantine emperors and lives with honour, duty and sacrifice. He returns to Istanbul to send trapped souls to their deserved rest. The final soul sends him on a quest to the mythic, ancient Library of Alexandria. There he finds a unique book which convinces him to abduct the infant Antichrist and raise him as his own. Volume II is chapters 5-8 of Mad Gods: Download Vol I (chapters 1-4)

published on 09-01-2020 - 68 views
Mad Gods Volume I

Kostadino Paleologos is a descendant of Byzantine emperors and lives with honour, duty and sacrifice. He returns to Istanbul to send trapped souls to their deserved rest. The final soul sends him on a quest to the mythic, ancient Library of Alexandria. There he finds a unique book which convinces him to abduct the infant Antichrist and raise him as his own. Volume I is chapters 1-4 of Mad Gods. Download Vol II (chapters 5-8)

published on 09-01-2020 - 73 views
The Samurai Strategy

A high-finance, high-tech thriller that correctly predicted the 1987 stock market crash. It was the first fictional treatment of a major international concern of the Eighties. Set in locales as diverse as Wall Street and the offices of Japan's powerful Trade Ministry, THE SAMURAI STRATEGY describes a scenario of murder, worldwide currency manipulation, a revival of Japan's smoldering nationalism, and is set against a background of a new high-tech computer milieu. Matthew Walton, a freelance corporate 'takeover' lawyer is hired by a mysterious Japanese industrialist to purchase a New York office building and begin a massive 'hedging' in the financial markets. Two weeks later, off an island in the Inland Sea, divers working for the industrialist's organization, recover the original Imperial Sword, given to Japan's first Emperor by the Sun Goddess, Japan's 'Excalibur', and lost in a sea battle in 1185. He forms an '800-Year Fund' and billions of yen flow to his fingertips. He then dumps all the Treasuries Japan had acquired and devastates the American economy.

published on 09-01-2020 - 78 views
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire PDF read and download (Book 4)

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is a fantasy book written by British author J. K. Rowling and the fourth novel in the Harry Potter series. It follows Harry Potter, a wizard in his fourth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, and the mystery surrounding the entry of Harry's name into the Triwizard Tournament, in which he is forced to compete.

published on 08-01-2020 - 75 views
Vengeance is Sweet

This Novella introduces Murder Squad Detective Joseph Lind. He sequestered into the Murder Squad after many years as an Undercover Officer in the Narcotics Branch and then in the Vice Squad. A brief sojourn in Burglary and a two year stint off on rehabilitation grounds. During the period of uncover operations, many things were conducted not in accordance with the Policy and Procedures Manual of the NSW Police Force. When in a life and death situation, it always came down to survival of the quickest, regardless of the scenario or the right or wrong of the situation. It was whispered that a few bodies were buried in shallow sandy graves. Most living on the wrong side of the law and unluckily, encountering Joseph Lind and his then partner, Barry Holtz at the wrong time and in the wrong set of circumstances.

published on 08-01-2020 - 78 views
Shoot to Kill

The 31st Instalment in the Murder Squad series. Cops are no different to the general populace and the belief that to shoot dead another human being is morally reprehensible. The vast majority of Cops would go through a long and illustrious career without the need to ever draw their service pistol, let alone having to shoot dead some-one. Highly improbable, though it is an important part of a Copper's training from the early induction days at the Police Academy in Goulburn.

published on 08-01-2020 - 90 views
Undue Force

Enjoy reading the 27th Instalment in the series surrounding the Cases of the Murder Squad Detective Joseph Lind and his young partner Shelley Shields. The right to guard, to protect the property and belongings that you have taken all your life to accrue, is a basic right of Law. But in protecting that Property, or belongings, when does such action endanger your life? And is those Belongings and Property worth the fight to the death? Your death from the hands of some drug fuelled or addled mind hell bent on finding funds for the next fix.

published on 08-01-2020 - 79 views
Terror at 9.00 P.M.

This is the 51st Instalment in the Novella Series detailing the life and career of Detective Joseph Lind. His work took a back seat as he recuperated from major heart surgery and a decent clunk on the head as he fell and hit his head on the side of his desk as he suffered the major heart attack. Upon his return to work, his mojo was sadly lacking and it took his presence in the two concurrent Terrorist attacks in Sydney, the closure of his long-time friend Knacker’s death and the solving of the “The Three Bodies in the Bathtub” Case before he again found his enthusiasm for the job. It is said that we are all capable of murder given the right set of circumstances and chain of events.

published on 08-01-2020 - 77 views
Caught in the Headlights

This is the 57th Novella in the Series that describes the life and times of Murder Squad Detective Joseph Lind. Everyone experiences that feeling of “being caught in the headlights” of an oncoming vehicle. An episode that one knows of, yet when it slaps you in the face, you are surprised that it has at last arrived. Joe felt that feeling of complete disassociation like that Roo dazzled by the strong headlights of an oncoming car, feeling powerless to stop the onrushing episode. His long-term partner of ten years, Shelley Anne Shields has suffered her fifth miscarriage, causing her to despondently call a halt to anymore ‘tries’. Stubbornly not thinking of the alternatives available, saying there was plenty of time to think of them all. Instead, she goes on a Pacific Cruise to calm the mind and body. Her enthusiasm to continue working as a Cop severely tested. She volunteers to cut short her sabbatical when told of the injuries suffered by Lind’s son in a late-night vehicle accident. To come home to help her friend and Bill’s long- term partner, Malisa get through the trauma.

published on 08-01-2020 - 60 views