By Michael G. Munz
Northgate is in turmoil. Decaying, violent and corrupt, it's a universal sufficient urban within the mid twenty-first century, but discoveries underneath the Moon's floor have marked it with their first far-off echoes.
Into Northgate has come Michael Flynn. Jobless and all the way down to his previous couple of cash, Michael nonetheless desires of creating a good distinction of his personal. but he has no kinfolk, no associates keep for the freelancer identified basically as Diomedes, and this night the condo they percentage will burn to the ground.
When Diomedes turns into his mentor in a look for the arsonist liable, Michael will get his probability to achieve these goals. yet he needs to face hazards way more own than fireplace if he is to prevail, for like a shadow within the flames, neither arsonist nor mentor might be what they appear.
And those who seek the Moon may be looking at.
Read or Download A Shadow in the Flames (The New Aenid Cycle, Book 1) PDF
Best dystopia books
Higher THAN RETAIL! !: this is often sourced from the retail mobi at the web site. It had a typically valueless TOC, inconsistent formatting and a handful of visible typos which I discomfort painstakingly corrected. this is often now within the structure of a retail ePub to the simplest of my skill and has no closing symptoms of it even being a conversion.
Hollowland - the 1st e-book within the younger grownup dystopian sequence The Hollows. .. "This is the way in which the realm ends - no longer with a bang or a whimper, yet with zombies breaking down the again door. " Nineteen-year-old Remy King is on a venture to get around the wilderness left of the United States, and not anything will stand in her method - no longer violent marauders, a spoiled rock megastar, or a military of flesh-eating zombies.
An immense new novel from considered one of technological know-how fiction's strongest voices, AURORA tells the magnificent tale of our first voyage past the sunlight process.
Brilliantly imagined and fantastically informed, it's the paintings of a author on the peak of his powers.
Our voyage from Earth started generations ago.
Now, we procedure our new domestic.
During this seriously acclaimed and bestselling novel, Ronald Wright has formed a narrative for our occasions, an unforgettable chronicle of affection, plague and time shuttle within the culture of 19 Eighty-Four and The Handmaid's Tale.
It is 1999, and David Lambert, jilted lover and museum curator, is ready to find the startling information of the go back of H. G. Wells's time desktop to London. encouraged by means of a bunch of unanswered questions and innate interest, he propels himself deep into the following millenium. As he units foot within the luxuriant yet menacing new panorama, he quickly starts to discover the ruins of his lifestyles, a labyrinth of erotic obsession and regret related to his outdated pal fowl, and Anita -- the gorgeous, eccentric Egyptologist they either enjoyed, mysteriously lifeless at thirty-two.
A clinical Romance is a publication of surpassing creativity and intelligence, as evocative because it is cautionary.
- À feu et à sang (Thirds, tome 2)
- Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, Book 3)
- A Captain of the Gate
- The City of Mirrors (The Passage, Book 3)
- Allegiant (Divergent, Book 3)
Extra resources for A Shadow in the Flames (The New Aenid Cycle, Book 1)
It would take at least twenty minutes for them to retrace their steps and another twenty to come down the subway tunnel. That should give the group a short time to recover before going up to street level to find God knew what kind of chaos. Before they faced it, they needed to rest and arm themselves. The power was out in the terminal too and emergency lights cast the area in a gloomy glow. Ari spotted a glass-fronted convenience store and headed toward it, sweeping his gaze from left to right.
Somehow he'd taken charge, but he had no business doing it. He was no leader. Lila and Deb picked up some of the scattered items from the floor to make space to sit, while Mrs. Scheider tried to make a call on her Blackberry. "Still not getting a signal," she announced. "Me either," Hector said. " Ann came from the cooler with arms full of bottled water and headed toward the checkout. Ari stopped her. "Uh, there's nobody to take your money. " "Oh, of course. " Her blue eyes were wide and dilated.
He listened hard, trying to hear beyond the stumbling feet and harsh breathing of the little group of travelers. The concrete tunnel echoed so it was difficult to tell what he heard, but he thought there were footsteps coming from behind them. The girl whimpered and gripped his shoulders, her little fingers digging in. She smelled like strawberry gum and sweat. Maybe he was supposed to give her some kind of encouragement or tell her not to worry, but he saved his breath for trotting faster. " The voice sounded like Ann, that woman who'd wanted to stay behind.