Download E-books The Truest Heart (The Fairy-Tale Matchmaker) PDF

Born to be a enamel fairy, Cory Feathering has been busy proving there is one other lifestyles intended for her -- one among matchmaking! She's already helped Marjorie Muffet and Goldilocks locate real love, and now it is Mary Lambkin's flip. whilst Cory has a imaginative and prescient of Mary with one specific boy, Cory understands precisely what to do.

But it is Cory's personal own existence that wishes aid. The Fairy Guilds are always hounding her, livid that she's deserted the guild she used to be born into in want of selecting her personal course. they might not cease until eventually justice has been served. As Cory prepares to struggle for what she believes in, she needs to make a decision as soon as and for all if she's ready to tackle the accountability of her largest function but, person who will swap her future forever.

This enjoyable and cheerful 3rd ebook in E. D. Baker's Fairy-Tale Matchmaker sequence is ideal for enthusiasts of fairytale retellings!

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Download E-books The Soldier, the Merchant, and the Devil PDF

By Riven Owler

After one guy makes a seven-year take care of the satan and the opposite watches his dicy delivery empire cave in, either undergo the results.  Each guy lives along with his personal burden: one a protracted curse, the opposite a crushing debt.  Their paths intertwine at a harborside lodge the place their offerings can make the entire difference.
 
Based on one of many lesser recognized Brothers Grimm fairytales, the unconventional explores the assumption of imprisonment and slavery, either within the genuine international and within the brain.  Touches of Irish folklore and native legend mix to create an atmospheric, undying global.  
 
Incorporating early historical past of the Northern slave alternate and colonial Irish immigration, the tale additionally explores the reciprocal dating among grasp and servant.  Though set within the deep earlier, the story delves into techniques approximately moral wealth construction that also drawback our glossy world.
 
One man's soul and one other man's livelihood dangle within the stability.  As evil forces assemble to defeat them, a undeniable reasonable girl has cause to hope for them either.

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Download E-books Traitor (The Dragonrider Chronicles) PDF

By Nicole Conway

No volume of teaching has ready Jaevid Broadfeather for the frontlines of conflict. Now dealing with the real horrors of struggle, with Luntharda looming at the horizon, Jaevid has began to question every little thing he considered his history. the single factor maintaining him going is his oath to guard his dragonrider brothers. yet directly, even that slips via Jaevid’s hands as he steps from the protection of his dragon’s saddle into the depths of his mother’s wild homeland—the country of the grey elves. Stranded in Luntharda along with his companion Lieutenant Jace Rordin, Jaevid needs to ultimately confront the demons of his personal earlier as he uncovers the reality a couple of struggle that begun sooner than he was once ever born. Armed with a brand new appreciation for future, and flanked by means of his relied on buddies, Jaevid strikes to make the ultimate strike opposed to an enemy that has been hiding in simple sight for a lot too lengthy. One kingdom’s traitor becomes the world’s final hope.

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Download E-books The Legend of Leelanau PDF

The younger maiden Leelinau is forbidden from going into the Spirit wooden. yet Leelinau so enjoys her time spent there with the Pukwudjinees (the tiny fairies of the wooded area) that she dangers fiddling with them time and time back. The legend explores the resistance many people harbor of getting into maturity. this is often the 5th identify written by means of Kathy-jo Wargin and illustrated through Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen in our Legend sequence which at present has 400,000 copies in print. The Legend of the slumbering undergo, the name that started the sequence, is the legitimate kingdom of Michigan childrens's ebook. "Leelinau used to be so satisfied to be within the Spirit wooden once more that she started to dance throughout. Then she sat down amidst a multitude of enormous tree roots that healthy like a chair made only for her. yet this time, as she sat there to leisure, she heard unusual whispers. firstly, Leelinau suggestion it appeared like child robins attempting to capture their first breaths, or ferns being tossed backward and forward within the wind. yet Leelinau wasn't particularly yes, so she listened extra conscientiously. She heard extra whispers, after which voices. Leelinau turned nervous. Her middle pounded like a wide drum in her chest, and her throat felt tight and narrow."

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Download E-books Yu the Great: Conquering the Flood: a Chinese Legend (Graphic Myths and Legends) PDF

By Paul D. Storrie

This photograph novel tells the legend of Yu the nice, a chinese language hero from the twenty-first century B.C. a few students think Yu truly existed and that he based the Xia Dynasty, the 1st chinese language empire defined in ancient files. a few later chinese language texts describe Yu as a type and robust emperor whose engineering tasks kept China from common floods. yet in chinese language legend, as during this ebook, Yu is descended from the gods and born from a golden dragon. He saves China from floods by utilizing magical soil to plug underwater springs, with assistance from a tortoise, an owl, and a dragon.

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Download E-books Aphrodite: Goddess of Love (Olympians) PDF

By George O'Connor

A long island occasions BESTSELLER

In quantity six of Olympians, picture novel author/artist George O'Connor turns the highlight on Aphrodite, the goddess of affection. search for an analogous completely researched and beautifully obtainable comics storytelling as O'Connor tackles the tale of the Aphrodite from her dramatic start (emerging from sea-foam) to her position within the Trojan struggle.

O'Connor has outdone himself with this quantity: the tale is riveting and the art is past evaluate. Greek mythology hasn't ever been so bright! This name has universal middle connections.

A Neal Porter Book

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Download E-books The Blue Fairy Book (Barnes & Noble Leatherbound Classic Collection) PDF

By Andrew Lang

Creditors variation! hugely urged! Andrew Lang's Fairy Books or Andrew Lang's "Coloured" Fairy Books represent a twelve-book sequence of fairy story collections. even if Andrew Lang didn't acquire the tales himself from the oral culture, the level of his resources, who had amassed them initially (with the outstanding exception of Madame d'Aulnoy), made them an immensely influential assortment, specifically as he used foreign-language resources, giving lots of those stories their first visual appeal in English. As said within the prefaces, even if Lang himself made lots of the decisions, his spouse and different translators did a wide component of the translating and telling of the particular tales. The Blue Fairy publication assembled quite a lot of stories, with seven from the Brothers Grimm, 5 from Madame d'Aulnoy, 3 from the Arabian Nights, and 4 Norse tales, between different resources.

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