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Tailchaser's Song
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN : 9781473617100
  • Reader Reviews : 12
  • Genre : Fiction
  • The extraordinary debut novel that launched Tad Williams' career, TAILCHASER'S SONG is an epic of high fantasy and grand adventure, where gods walk amongst their people and where even very small creatures can change the world. Weaving through the tall grasses of this world is Tailchaser, a young ginger tomcat with a good heart and a restless spirit. When his friend Hushpad vanishes, Tailchaser sets out to find her. His journey will take him further than he ever thought possible - from the court of the Firstwalkers, through the cities of M'an, and into the hellish depths of the earth itself, where an unimaginable horror awaits.

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    Tailchaser's Song
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Astra Publishing House
  • Pages : 402
  • ISBN : 9780886779535
  • Reader Reviews :
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Fifteen years ago, a young author surprised and enchanted readers with his first novel—the story of Fritti Tailchaser, a courageous tom cat in a world of whiskery heroes and villains, of feline gods and strange, furless creatures called M'an. The book was Tailchaser's Song, the author was Tad Williams.The legend was born.

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    Varjak Paw
  • Author : SF Said
  • Publisher : Yearling
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN : 9780307548696
  • Reader Reviews : 18
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Mesopotamian Blue cat, Varjak Paw, has never been Outside before; he and his family have always lived in the isolated house at the top of the hill. But Varjak is forced out into the city when the sinister Gentleman and his two menacing cats take over his home. With help from his mystical ancestor, Jalal, Varjak manages to overcome challenges such as self-survival and a threat from the gangland cats, and he ultimately discovers the terrifying secrets behind the Vanishings. But can he save his own family from their fate? With wonderful integrated illustrations from acclaimed comic book artist Dave McKean, this book will appeal to all ages.

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    The Book of Night with Moon
  • Author : Diane Duane
  • Publisher : Aspect
  • Pages : 528
  • ISBN : 9780759521698
  • Reader Reviews : 12
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Rhiow seems a perfectly ordinary New York City cat. Or so her humans think--but she is much more than she appears. With her partners Saash and Urruah, she collaborates with human wizards, protecting the earth from dark forces and helping to maintain the network of magical gateways between different realities.

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    The Wild Road
  • Author : Gabriel King
  • Publisher : Century
  • Pages : 463
  • ISBN : 0712678700
  • Reader Reviews : 4
  • Genre : Cats
  • Tag, a naive young cat, is called upon to participate in the greatest adventure in cat history, to save the Queen of Cats from the scheming Alchemist. He is destined to learn of friendship and love, bravery and wisdom, and of the wild roads created by the Great Cats in ancient times.

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    Dragon Weather
  • Author : Lawrence Watt-Evans
  • Publisher : Misenchanted Press
  • Pages : N.a
  • ISBN : 9781619910294
  • Reader Reviews : 5
  • Genre : Fiction
  • The dragons only emerged from their deep caverns when the weather was right, with thick clouds and sweltering heat. It was on such a day that Arlian's home village was destroyed, his family and friends slaughtered. He survived, though, and swore vengeance on the dragons, and on the looters and slavers who had captured him in the ruins. But no one had ever slain a dragon; how could a mere slave hope to do so?

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    Serpent's Silver
  • Author : Piers Anthony,Robert E. Margroff
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9781497658172
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  • Genre : Fiction
  • The prophesied hero Kelvin of Rud must traverse dimensions to save his father in this fantasy adventure sequel to Dragon’s Gold. Being the second tale of Kelvin Knight, in which a Roundear’s work is never done.

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    The Long List Anthology Volume 2
  • Author : Ann Leckie,Ursula Vernon
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Pages : 542
  • ISBN : 154051269X
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  • Genre : Books
  • This is the second annual edition of the Long List Anthology. Every year, supporting members of WorldCon nominate their favorite stories first published during the previous year to determine the top five in each category for the final Hugo Award ballot. Between the announcement of the ballot and the Hugo Award ceremony at WorldCon, these works often become the center of much attention (and contention) across fandom. But there are more stories loved by the Hugo voters, stories on the longer nomination list that WSFS publishes after the Hugo Award ceremony at WorldCon. The Long List Anthology Volume 2 collects 18 fiction stories from that nomination list, along with 2 essays from the book Letters to Tiptree that was also on the nomination list, totaling over 500 pages of fiction by writers from all corners of the world. Within these pages you will find a mix of science fiction and fantasy and horror, the dramatic and the lighthearted, from android caretakers to Lovecraftian romances, from adventures to quests and more. There is a wide variety of styles and types of stories here, and something for everyone. The stories included are: "Damage" by David D. Levine "Pockets" by Amal El-Mohtar "Today I Am Paul" by Martin L. Shoemaker "The Women You Didn't See" by Nicola Griffith (a letter from Letters to Tiptree) "Tuesdays With Molakesh the Destroyer" by Megan Grey "Wooden Feathers" by Ursula Vernon "Three Cups of Grief, By Starlight" by Aliette de Bodard "Madeleine" by Amal El-Mohtar "Neat Things" by Seanan McGuire (a letter from Letters To Tiptree) "Pocosin" by Ursula Vernon "Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers" by Alyssa Wong "So Much Cooking" by Naomi Kritzer "The Deepwater Bride" by Tamsyn Muir "The Heart's Filthy Lesson" by Elizabeth Bear "Grandmother-nai-Leylit's Cloth of Winds" by Rose Lemberg "Another Word For World" by Ann Leckie "The Long Goodnight of Violet Wild" by Catherynne M. Valente "Our Lady of the Open Road" by Sarah Pinsker "The Pauper Prince and the Eucalyptus Jinn" by Usman T. Malik "The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps" by Kai Ashante Wilson

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    The Illearth War
  • Author : Stephen R. Donaldson
  • Publisher : Del Rey
  • Pages : 544
  • ISBN : 9780307818676
  • Reader Reviews : 1
  • Genre : Fiction
  • “The Thomas Covenant saga . . . will certainly find a place on the small list of true classics in its specialized field.”—The Washington Post Book World After scant days in his “real” world, Thomas Covenant finds himself again summoned to the Land. There, forty bitter years have passed, while Lord Foul, immortal enemy of the Land, moves to fulfill his prophecy of doom. The Council of Lords find their spells useless, now that Foul the Despiser holds the Illearth Stone, ancient source of evil power. At last High Lord Elena turns in desperation to Covenant and the legendary white gold magic of his ring. . . .

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    Queen of Sorcery
  • Author : David Eddings
  • Publisher : Belgariad
  • Pages : 335
  • ISBN : 9780345335654
  • Reader Reviews : 31
  • Genre : Fiction
  • "BELGARIAD is exactly the kind of fantasy I like. It has magic, adventure, humor, mystery, and a certain delightful human insight." PIERS ANTHONY The master Sorcerer Belgarath and his daughter Polgara the arch-Sorceress were on the trail of the Orb, seeking to regain its saving power before the final disaster prophesized by the legends. And with them went Garion, a simple farm boy only months before, but now the focus of the struggle. He had never believed in sorcery and wanted no part of it. Yet with every league they traveled, the power grew in him, forcing him to acts of wizardry he could not accept.

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    The Golden Cat
  • Author : Gabriel King
  • Publisher : Head of Zeus Ltd
  • Pages : 319
  • ISBN : 9781786699367
  • Reader Reviews : 3
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Ancient legend speaks of a golden cat whose coming will heal the troubled world. But the Queen of Cats has three golden kittens – and when two are stolen away, the distraught parents turn to Tag, the new guardian of magical wild roads, for help. A magical quest fantasy in the style of Watership Down.

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    Ratha's Creature
  • Author : Clare Bell
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Pages : 298
  • ISBN : 9781497614833
  • Reader Reviews : 8
  • Genre : Fiction
  • One brave feline, exiled from her clan, must fight to survive in this PEN Award–winning author’s epic fantasy adventure about a tribe of prehistoric cats. Twenty-five million years in the past, a clan of sentient, prehistoric big cats called “the Named” have their own language, traditions, and law. Led by Meoran, the Named herd horses and deer for food. They keep order and peace, fending off predatory raiders—the UnNamed—from all sides. But, the battle has taken its toll, and the Named are skirting the edge of survival. Much to the displeasure of Meoran, a young female named Ratha discovers a powerful defense against the UnNamed. She calls it “the Red Tongue,” and it is a creature of incredible power. Red Tongue is fire, a force of both life and destruction that must be at once nurtured and tamed. Sensing that Ratha’s mastery of fire threatens his power, Meoran banishes her from the clan. As she travels out amongst the savage UnNamed, Ratha learns about both them and herself. But, her tribe needs her. Can she return? Will the Named survive constant attacks without the Red Tongue? Will the power of the Red Tongue change the clan forever? Acclaimed author Clare Bell crafts a serious coming-of-age story filled with adventure, triumph, and heartbreak. Perfect for readers of Jean M. Auel’s The Clan of the Cave Bear, Ratha’s Creature will have readers hooked and clamoring for more stories of these big, noble cats.

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    Happy Hour in Hell
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 418
  • ISBN : 9780756408152
  • Reader Reviews : 1
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Fallen angel Bobby Dollar travels to the netherworld to rescue his demon girlfriend who is being held prisoner by Eligor, Grand Duke of Hell, in the second novel of the series following The Dirty Streets of Heaven.

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    Felidae
  • Author : Akif Pirinçci
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 269
  • ISBN : 1857022076
  • Reader Reviews : 7
  • Genre : Business & Economics
  • The Emergent Manager examines the process of becoming a manager within organizations and considers how people relate the ways in which they 'manage' their lives to their development as managers in the workplace. At the heart of the book is the idea of the individual engaged in a continual process of 'becoming'. Focusing on the reported experiences of managers, the book is richly illustrated throughout with examples drawn from a variety of workplaces, including the civil service, academia, the retail industry, construction and engineering, banking and the prison service. Tony Watson and Pauline Harris together provide a new understanding of the nature of the management role and the ways in which people make sense of their lives as managers. Accessible and innovative, this book will be of interest to students and academics in management and organization studies as well as practising managers.

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    The Witchwood Crown
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 1042
  • ISBN : 9780756410612
  • Reader Reviews : 4
  • Genre : Fantasy fiction
  • New York Times-bestselling Tad Williams' ground-breaking epic fantasy saga of Osten Ard begins an exciting new cycle! * Volume One of The Last King of Osten Ard The Dragonbone Chair, the first volume of Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, was published in hardcover in October, 1988, launching the series that was to become one of the seminal works of modern epic fantasy. Many of today's top-selling fantasy authors, from Patrick Rothfuss to George R. R. Martin to Christopher Paolini credit Tad with being the inspiration for their own series. Now, twenty-four years after the conclusion of Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, Tad returns to his beloved universe and characters with The Witchwood Crown, the first novel in the long-awaited sequel trilogy, The Last King of Osten Ard. More than thirty years have passed since the events of the earlier novels, and the world has reached a critical turning point once again. The realm is threatened by divisive forces, even as old allies are lost, and others are lured down darker paths. Perhaps most terrifying of all, the Norns--the long-vanquished elvish foe--are stirring once again, preparing to reclaim the mortal-ruled lands that once were theirs....

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    The Very Best of Tad Williams
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Tachyon Publications
  • Pages : 433
  • ISBN : 9781616961404
  • Reader Reviews : 4
  • Genre : Fiction
  • This career retrospective from beloved author Tad Williams (Otherland; Tailchaser's Song; Shadowplay) demonstrates why he is one of fantasy's most enduring icons. The Very Best of Tad Williams collects Williams' finest work in multiple genres, including epic fantasy, urban fantasy, and YA. These superlative tales, many of which were previously available only in limited editions, introduce dragons, wizards, assassins, heroes, and fools — even a few cyberpunks and super-soldiers. Readers only familiar with Williams' internationally bestselling novels and series will be delighted that in his short fiction he explores myriad new possibilities and adventures. Here are the stories that showcase the exhilarating breadth of Williams’ imagination, hearkening back to such classic fantasists as J. R. R. Tolkien, Ray Bradbury, Peter S. Beagle, and beyond.

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    Catfantastic
  • Author : Andre Norton,Martin Harry Greenberg
  • Publisher : M J F Books
  • Pages : 328
  • ISBN : 1567311539
  • Reader Reviews :
  • Genre : Fiction
  • This volume of original stories is all for furry feline friends. A unique collection of fantastical cat tales.

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    Belshazzar
  • Author : Chaim Bermant
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 64
  • ISBN : 038058560X
  • Reader Reviews :
  • Genre : Animals
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    The War of the Flowers
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Pages : 704
  • ISBN : 9781473656130
  • Reader Reviews : 20
  • Genre : Fiction
  • A masterpiece of the imagination, THE WAR OF THE FLOWERS is a truly epic novel which once again pushes the boundaries of fantasy fiction into new and unexplored territory. In the great city, in the dimly lit office of an impossibly tall building, two creatures meet. Gold changes hand, and the master of the House of Hellebore gives an order: 'War is coming. The child must die.' In our own world, a young man discovers a manuscript written by his great uncle. It seems to be a novel - a strange fairy tale of fantastic creatures and magical realms. But it is written as a diary ... as if the events were real ... as if his uncle had journeyed to another world. For the young man, the fantasy is about to become reality.

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    Fire Bringer
  • Author : David Clement-Davies
  • Publisher : Penguin Group
  • Pages : 486
  • ISBN : 9780142408735
  • Reader Reviews : 17
  • Genre : Young Adult Fiction
  • David Clement-Davies’s first novel was published to great acclaim, including a rave review from Watership Down author richard Adams: “it is a riveting story and deserves to be widely read. it is one of the best anthropomorphic fantasies known to me.”

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    Flameweaver
  • Author : Margaret Ball
  • Publisher : Baen Books
  • Pages : 374
  • ISBN : 0671720953
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  • Genre : Fiction
  • After her expulsion from the priesthood, Tamai is sent to obtain fabled rifles for her people and comes under the protection of a British Officer's Lady. Becoming friends, Tamai and Louisa Westbrook head to Tamai's homeland, Gandhara, where Louisa becomes a full-fledged priestess gifted with occult powers unseen in Gandhara since the glory days.

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    Rite
  • Author : Tad Williams,Mark Nelson
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1596061642
  • Reader Reviews :
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Gives evidence of Tad Williams as an accomplished practitioner of the short form! This title includes a knockout novella later expanded to novel length (Child of an Ancient City), riffs on the fantasist Michael Moorcock (The Author at the End of Time, Go Ask Elric), along with excursions into some of his most popular creations and beyond.

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    Brothers of the Wind
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Pages : 407
  • ISBN : 9781473646674
  • Reader Reviews : 2
  • Genre : Fiction
  • The long-awaited prequel to The Dragonbone Chair. Among the immortal Sithi of Osten Ard, none are more beloved and admired than the two sons of the ruling family, steady Hakatri and his proud and fiery younger brother Ineluki - Ineluki, who will one day become the undead Storm King. But when Ineluki makes a bold, terrible oath that he will destroy Hidohebhi, a terrifying monster, he drags Hatraki into a disaster that threatens not just their family but all the Sithi - and perhaps all of humankind as well . . . Set a thousand years before The Dragonbone Chair, the story is told by Pamon Kes, Hatraki's faithful servant. A member of the enslaved Changeling race, he must face the terrible black dragon at his master's side, and see his own life changed forever by Ineluki's selfish promise. PRAISE FOR TAD WILLIAMS 'One of my favourite fantasy series' George R. R. Martin 'Ground-breaking' Patrick Rothfuss 'An essential part of any science fiction and fantasy library' Christopher Paolini

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    Empire of Grass
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 690
  • ISBN : 9780756410629
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  • Genre : Fiction
  • Set in Williams' New York Times bestselling fantasy world, the second book of The Last King of Osten Ard returns to the trials of King Simon and Queen Miriamele as threats to their kingdom loom... The kingdoms of Osten Ard have been at peace for decades, but now, the threat of a new war grows to nightmarish proportions. Simon and Miriamele, royal husband and wife, face danger from every side. Their allies in Hernystir have made a pact with the dreadful Queen of the Norns to allow her armies to cross into mortal lands. The ancient, powerful nation of Nabban is on the verge of bloody civil war, and the fierce nomads of the Thrithings grasslands have begun to mobilize, united by superstitious fervor and their age-old hatred of the city-dwellers. But as the countries and peoples of the High Ward bicker among themselves, battle, bloodshed, and dark magics threaten to pull civilizations to pieces. And over it all looms the mystery of the Witchwood Crown, the deadly puzzle that Simon, Miriamele, and their allies must solve if they wish to survive. But as the kingdoms of Osten Ard are torn apart by fear and greed, a few individuals will fight for their own lives and destinies--not yet aware that the survival of everything depends on them.

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    Arm of the Sphinx
  • Author : Josiah Bancroft
  • Publisher : Orbit
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9780316517973
  • Reader Reviews : 3
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Senlin continues his ascent up the tower in the word-of-mouth phenomenon fantasy series about one man's dangerous journey through a labyrinthine world. "One of my favorite books of all time" - Mark Lawrence on Senlin Ascends The Tower of Babel is proving to be as difficult to reenter as it was to break out of. Forced into a life of piracy, Senlin and his eclectic crew are struggling to survive aboard their stolen airship as the hunt to rescue Senlin's lost wife continues. Hopeless and desolate, they turn to a legend of the Tower, the mysterious Sphinx. But help from the Sphinx never comes cheaply, and as Senlin knows, debts aren't always what they seem in the Tower of Babel. Time is running out, and now Senlin must choose between his friends, his freedom, and his wife. Does anyone truly escape the Tower? The Books of BabelSenlin AscendsArm of the SphinxThe Hod King

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    Ketzel, the Cat Who Composed
  • Author : Leslea Newman
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Pages : 36
  • ISBN : 9780763665555
  • Reader Reviews : 3
  • Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Composer Moshe Cotel adopts a six-toed, black-and-white kitten whom he calls Ketzel, and when he needs a piece to enter in a contest for music less than a minute long, it is Ketzel who provides the solution.

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    Shadowplay
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Astra Publishing House
  • Pages : 1031
  • ISBN : 9781101218648
  • Reader Reviews :
  • Genre : Fiction
  • A year ago, the March Kingdoms were at peace, and the Eddon family held the throne. King Olin Eddon is a prisoner in a faraway land, and Olin's heir Kendrick is dead—slain by treachery and dark, bloody magic. With their father and brother taken from them, the royal twins Barrick and Briony have done their best to hold the kingdom together, but now Barrick has been captured in a failed war against the immortal Twilight People and Briony has been forced to flee. Behind the Shadowline, Prince Barrick is lost and spellbound in the land of the fairies, while Princess Briony finds both allies and deadly enemies in unexpected places far from the land of her birth. During their desperate journeys the twins discover that even a land's rulers may know little of it's true history, and that both families and nations can hide dark and terrible secrets. But even if Barrick and Briony survive learning the astonishing truths at the heart of their own family and of Southmarch itself, they must still find a way to do the impossible: they must reclaim their kingdom and rescue their home and people from the multitude of powerful enemies—from traitors, tyrants, a god-king, and even the angry gods themselves.

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    Lost Worlds & Mythological Kingdoms
  • Author : Tobias S. Buckell,James L. Cambias,Becky Chambers,Kate Elliott,C. C. Finlay,Jeffrey Ford,Theodora Goss,Darcie Little Badger,Jonathan Maberry,Seanan McGuire,An Owomoyela,Dexter Palmer,Cadwell Turnbull,Genevieve Valentine,Carrie Vaughn,Charles Yu,E. Lily Yu
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN : 1944145796
  • Reader Reviews :
  • Genre : Fiction
  • From the legends of Atlantis, El Dorado, and Shangri-La to classic novels such as King Solomon's Mine, The Land That Time Forgot, and The Lost World, readers have long been fascinated by the idea of lost worlds and mythical kingdoms. Read short stories featuring the discovery of such worlds or kingdoms--stories where scientists explore unknown places, stories where the discovery of such turns the world on its head, stories where we're struck with the sense of wonder at realizing that we don't know our world quite as well as we'd thought. Featuring new tales by today's masters of SF&F: Tobias S. Buckell James L. Cambias Becky Chambers Kate Elliott C.C. Finlay Jeffrey Ford Theodora Goss Darcie Little Badger Jonathan Maberry Seanan McGuire An Owomoyela Dexter Palmer Cadwell Turnbull Genevieve Valentine Carrie Vaughn Charles Yu E. Lily Yu

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    The Cats of Seroster
  • Author : Robert Westall
  • Publisher : Macmillan Children's Books
  • Pages : 278
  • ISBN : 0330292390
  • Reader Reviews :
  • Genre : Cats
  • In medieval France, huge, powerful cats and a magic dagger help Cam, a young English jack-of-all-trades, through a series of unusual and dangerous adventures.

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    Cat Raise the Dead
  • Author : Shirley Rousseau Murphy
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9780061740213
  • Reader Reviews : 2
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Joe Grey can't believe his human housemate Clyde would even consider volunteering him for the Animal Therapy program at the local nursing home, just when Joe was on the verge of solving the string of burglaries that has Molena Point residents shaking in their collective boots. But it turns out it's Dulcie, Joe's pretty little cat-friend, who came up with the idea of subjecting Joe to the cooing attentions of a bunch of doddering old coots. Dulcie believes there's more going on at the old folks' home than the care and feeding of lonely seniors. And she needs Joe's help in getting to the bottom of a conspiracy ... and a very suspicious set of deaths.

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    To Green Angel Tower
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Orbit Books
  • Pages : 815
  • ISBN : 1841498424
  • Reader Reviews : 16
  • Genre : Fantasy fiction
  • With time running out, the remaining members of the now-decimated League of the Scroll have gathered at the Stone of Farewell to unravel mysteries from the forgotten past.

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    Dragonsong
  • Author : Anne McCaffrey
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9781481448604
  • Reader Reviews : 1
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Forbidden by her father to indulge in music in any way, a girl on the planet Pern runs away, taking shelter with the planet's fire lizards who, along with her music, open a new life for her.

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    Song of the Fell Hammer
  • Author : Shawn Speakman
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : N.a
  • ISBN : 1944145451
  • Reader Reviews :
  • Genre : Books
  • Unknown to Sorin Westfall, a blacksmith in the wilds of Thistledon, millennia of religious doctrine may hearken the end of all things. A subtle presence has infiltrated Godwyn Keep, the center of the Kingdom's faith, and stolen the ancient Fell Hammer of Aerom. It is an instrument of immense power, able to permanently tip the balance of an agelong struggle between Good and Evil.

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    The Dragons of Ordinary Farm
  • Author : Tad Williams,Deborah Beale
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Pages : 416
  • ISBN : 9780061912306
  • Reader Reviews : 5
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Tyler and Lucinda have to spend summer vacation with their ancient uncle Gideon, a farmer. They think they're in for six weeks of cows, sheep, horses, and pigs. But when they arrive in deserted Standard Valley, California, they discover that Ordinary Farm is, well, no ordinary farm. The bellowing in the barn comes not from a cow but from a dragon. The thundering herd in the valley? Unicorns. Uncle Gideon's sprawling farmhouse never looks the same twice. Plus, there's a flying monkey, a demon squirrel, and a barnload of unlikely farmhands with strange accents and even stranger powers. At first, the whole place seems like a crazy adventure. But when darker secrets begin to surface and Uncle Gideon and his fabulous creatures are threatened, Lucinda and Tyler have to pull together to take action. Will two ordinary kids be able to save the dragons, the farm—and themselves? Expert storytellers Tad Williams and Deborah Beale take readers on an extraordinary adventure in their first book about Ordinary Farm.

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    Shadowheart
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Pages : 864
  • ISBN : 9781473656123
  • Reader Reviews : 11
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Barrick Eddon, prince of Southmarch, is no longer entirely human. He has vowed to safeguard the legacy of the dark Qar race, and must now decide where his loyalties lie. His twin sister Briony has a difficult choice of her own. Her father, King Olin, is held captive by the Autarch, a mad god-king who plans to use Olin's blood to gain unlimited power. And the castle of Southmarch still remains in the possession of Hendon Tolly, Briony's murderous relative. As time runs out, will Briony decide to save her father's kingdom . . . or her father? As the foretold Great Defeat draws near, history is stripped of its costume of lies. Poets and players, mortals and fairies, warriors and gods - all will have their roles to play as the fate of the known world hangs in the balance.

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    Sleeping Late On Judgement Day
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 466
  • ISBN : 9780756409876
  • Reader Reviews : 2
  • Genre : Fiction
  • After failing to rescue his demon girlfriend from the Grand Duke of Hell, fallen angel Bobby Dollar runs into an old friend who has mysteriously lost his memory.

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    The Heart of What Was Lost
  • Author : Tad Williams
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN : 9781473646667
  • Reader Reviews : 7
  • Genre : Fiction
  • The world was nearly destroyed, but now knows hope again. At the end of Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, Ineluki the Storm King, an undead spirit of horrifying, demonic power, came within moments of stopping Time itself and obliterating humankind. He was defeated by a coalition of mortal men and women joined by his own deathless descendants, the Sithi. In the wake of the Storm King's fall, Ineluki's loyal minions, the Norns, retreat north to Nakkiga, an ancient citadel which holds a priceless artefact known as The Heart of What Was Lost. They are pursued by the army of Duke Isgrimnur who is determined to wipe out the Norns for all time. The two armies will soon clash in a battle so strange and deadly, so wracked with dark enchantment, that it threatens to destroy not just one side but quite possibly all.