• The Bride of the Nile: A Romance (Large Print Edition)

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    Notes: Small, full-service New York literary agency. While shopping in a department store during the holidays, a child is separated from his or her parents and discovers a portal to a winter wonderland. Many of Rice’s subsequent novels continue the story of Lestat and his vampire kindred. Vincey turns out to be a reincarnation of the long-dead, unfaithful lover, and he, Ayesha, and Vincey’s companion are trapped in a repetition of the romantic triangle that resulted in the first tragedy.
  • Lamplight on the Thames

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    Oddly enough, it was immediately followed by Neiderman’s best novel, Devil’s Advocate (1990), in which a disgruntled lawyer joins a new law firm and discovers an interesting anomaly. The The Castle of Otranto tions include the murder of Alfonso by Manfred, the death of Manfred’s daughter, and the eventual marriage of the new ruler. Strehle, Elizabeth. “Social Issues: Connecting Children to Their World.” Children’s Literature in Education 30, no. 3 (1999): 213-20. Kolchak has the luck to be present when they make their first attempt to apprehend the killer and is as stunned as the police when the suspect displays superhuman strength and an apparent invulnerability to bullets during the course of his escape.
  • The Tiger's Wife: A Novel

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    Along the way, Silverberg offers commentary on his peers and literary ancestors... Moore, who was also a writer who contributed anonymously to much of the work published under Kuttner’s various pseudonyms and in some cases was the primary author. A secret government agency recruits some of the most dangerous incarcerated criminals to form a defensive task force, with their first case leading to a potential apocalypse. It is a tension involving the ominous threat of change in southern locales that always function only precariously and ambivalently as havens held sacred out of time.
  • The Foundling's War

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    Another fantastic inclusion is Rachel Vincent�s �Binge,� in which mythological muses and sirens, living in the present day, must feed on humans to survive, at a cost. �Blue Moon� by Richelle Mead gives us a world in which vampires and human co-exist; albeit, not necessarily happily, but one young vampire has the power to change all that, provided her own family doesn�t kill her first. It was with the Xanth series that he became a perennial best-seller, and Xanth has dominated his output ever since, with the most recent title being Currant Events (2004).
  • Dear Mrs. Lindbergh: A Novel

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    Simin goes to live with her mother and Termeh returns to live with her father with the hope that her mother will be back some day. Barron, Neil, ed., Fantasy Literature: A Reader’s Guide. Undeterred by the flawed results, Frankenstein intends to continue his experiments. The description of a creature from another plane of existence that so abhors the light that it cannot stand even a dimly lit city street seems fanciful until later, when he hears rumors of strange sounds and movements from inside the church.
  • Blue Blood Mirage: On The Other Side Of Illusion

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    The story is generally interpreted to mean that he did so deliberately, if unconsciously, in response to his feelings of guilt. “WILLIAM WILSON” is also one of his most sophisticated stories. How come we’re not going directly to Ann Arbor?” Eva asked. “This spring quarter I’m Visiting Associate Professor at an even better university. He published or edited over 500 books, and an estimated 90,000+ letters and postcards.
  • The Providence Trilogy Bundle: Providence; Requiem; Eden

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    Submission guidelines: Accepts submissions via regular mail. The animals in these stories live as animals, behave as animals, and do not talk. Maxine muses: Fear at the enormities of the forbidden kept her desires delicate, wire and bone. It is, according to his claim, the actual polished skull of the Marquis De Sade, who, in addition to his sexual fantasies, investigated and engaged in sorcery. The protagonist is David Ellington, the son of a wealthy American family who travels to Europe supposedly to broaden his education.
  • A Man Living Apart from His World

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    Even his overtly supernatural work is less concerned with the nature of the threat than with the mental processes of his protagonists, their reactions to what is happening around them, and their ability or inability to deal with it. Disch transforms that simple act into a nightmare in this story from early in his career. Smith’s least successful novel is The Night Life of the Gods (1931), wherein a man discovers the power to bring statues to life and soon finds himself hosting a rather ribald party attended by the Greek gods and goddesses.
  • A Bit of Irish Gold: A Love Story

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    Fiction with Chocolate (Omaha Public Library, NE): Author, title, pub. year listed for 15 novels (2 young adult) and a book of poetry featuring chocolate, from Agatha Christie's Bloomin' Books: Gardens, Gardeners, and Gardening in Fiction (Ike Pulver, Fiction-L): Compiled May 1998. With his third, The Shining, he did the same for the haunted house story, in this case an entire hotel, although the ghosts are not necessarily those of the dead. If it's done right fiction can be more real, more compelling, more frightening and emotionally charged than the tepid "reality" that comprises the bulk of our reader's lives.
  • The Week I Ruined My Life

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    The real charm of the novel is the interplay between these two characters, both of whom are feisty but flawed. He was buried in the front yard of his childhood home, where a memorial marks the gravesite. Madame Pomfrey gave an understanding smile, her Bella could be ferocious when it came to her family, she did not envy Severus this. Introduce them to the joys of education and making new friends.
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