Helen and Troy's Epic Road Quest

By A. Lee Martinez

Witness the epic conflict of the cyclops!

Visit the endangered dragon guard! Please, no slaying.

Solve the secret of The secret Cottage, should you dare!

Buy a few knick knacks from The Fates! they could come in useful later.

On a street journey throughout an enchanted the USA, Helen and Troy will become aware of all this and extra. If the curse positioned upon them by means of an historical god does not kill them or the pack of reluctant orc assassins do not trap as much as them, Helen and Troy may achieve the top their trip in a single piece, the place they could simply turn out destroying the area. Or a minimum of a kingdom or two.

A minotaur lady, an all-American boy, a three-legged puppy, and a vintage vehicle are at the street to event, the place each go out results in experience. whether or not they love it or now not.

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Ice Cream & Sadness: More Comics from Cyanide & Happiness

By Kris Wilson

The second one assortment from Cyanide & Happiness creators Kris Wilson, Matt Melvin, Rob DenBleyker, and Dave McElfatrick positive aspects extra never-before-seen comics, extra cartoons behaving badly and extra of the insulting humor that fanatics were looking ahead to! score one of the web’s smartest and crudest cartoons, like Achewood, Penny Arcade, and The Perry Bible Fellowship, Explosm.net’s vastly well known webcomic might make the solid of South Park blush. Readers, prepare for a laugh-out-loud voyage to the world of the absurd.

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A Treasury of Deception: Liars, Misleaders, Hoodwinkers, and the Extraordinary True Stories of History's Greatest Hoaxes, Fakes and Frauds

By Michael Farquhar

We may possibly say that honesty is the easiest coverage, yet history—to say not anything of industrial, politics, and the media—suggests another way. during this infinitely citable booklet, the writer of 2 bestselling treasuries of scandal recounts the various maximum deceptions of all time. With what solid record did the Vatican lay declare to a lot of Europe? Who wrote Hitler’s diaries? Why do hundreds of thousands nonetheless think the obscure doggerel that Nostradamus happened as prophecy? Organizing his fabric by means of subject matter (con artists, the click, army trickery, clinical fraud, imposters, nice escapes, and more), Michael Farquhar takes in every thing from the hoodwinking of Hitler to Vincent “the Chin” Gigante’s thirty-year loopy act.

A Treasury of Deception is a zestful, gossipy exposé—and celebration—of lying.

A Treasury of Deception additionally includes:

• Ten tricksters from scripture
• Ten nice liars in literature
• Ten egregious examples of contemporary American doublespeak
• Ten vintage deceptions from Greek mythology

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Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch

By Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett

According to The great and exact Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch (the world's basically completely exact e-book of prophecies, written in 1655, ahead of she exploded), the area will finish on a Saturday. subsequent Saturday, in reality. prior to dinner.

So the armies of excellent and Evil are gathering, Atlantis is emerging, frogs are falling, tempers are flaring. every thing seems to be going in line with Divine Plan. other than a just a little fussy angel and a fast-living demon—both of whom have lived among Earth's mortals because the starting and feature grown really keen on the lifestyle—are no longer really looking ahead to the arrival Rapture.

And somebody turns out to have lost the Antichrist . . .

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Thin Skin

By Emma Forrest

From the writer dubbed "a literary Lolita" via "Vanity reasonable" comes the fitting portrait of a tender actress stuck in a downward spiral of self-destruction. Edgy and humorous while, skinny pores and skin offers a practical glimpse into the darkish and alluring international of reputation from the author who penned Namedropper whilst she used to be simply twenty-one. every person thinks Ruby is gorgeous apart from Ruby, who's so hell-bent on being gruesome that she's pushed away the guy who loves her, the agent who swears he may have made her a celeb, and the delectable male costar of her most recent venture, "Mean humans Suck." finally, Ruby believes that what is going on open air should still replicate what is at the inside of -- and within she's a large number. Burned-out on the age of twenty, she's dwelling by myself in an international of inns and quickly meals -- none of which she retains down -- haunted through the reminiscence of her adolescence love, slicing herself, and tempted to copy her mother's tragic destiny. She must discover a new manner of being....and quickly.

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Relics of War: A Legend of Ethshar

Younger Ishta came across it within the wooded area, buried underneath useless leaves: a rounded, flattened stone as black as onyx. One part held a golden oval that glowed with a unnatural mild. after all, it needed to be magic.

yet what did farmers be aware of of magic? it can be risky, or it can be a few risk free toy. that they had to determine.

because Ishta was once too younger to deliver her discovery to the Baron of Varag’s stronghold, her older brother, Garander, went as a substitute. as soon as there, Azlia, a stunning wizard, famous the stone instantly as Northern sorcery. She needed to name Sammel, the neighborhood sorcerer, to determine its nature ... a relic of the final nice struggle.

while the Baron takes the stone for himself, that are supposed to have ended issues. however it was once only the start for Garander. simply because that magical stone wasn’t the one relic left within the woods...

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The Shepherd's Crown (Discworld, Book 41) (UK Edition)

By Terry Pratchett, Jacqueline Simpson

This publication variation contains an particular statement at the Witches of Discworld, written via Jacqueline Simpson, co-author of The Folklore of Discworld.

A SHIVERING OF WORLDS

Deep within the Chalk, anything is stirring. The owls and the foxes can experience it, and Tiffany Aching feels it in her boots. An outdated enemy is amassing strength.

This is a time of endings and beginnings, outdated buddies and new, a blurring of edges and a transferring of energy. Now Tiffany stands among the sunshine and the darkish, the great and the bad.

As the fairy horde prepares for invasion, Tiffany needs to summon the entire witches to face together with her. to guard the land. Her land.

There may be a reckoning . . .

THE ultimate DISCWORLD NOVEL

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Indiscretions of Archie

By P. G. Wodehouse

Anything clean is a singular by way of P. G. Wodehouse. It used to be first released as a publication within the usa, via D. Appleton & corporation on September three, 1915, below the identify anything New, having formerly seemed below that identify as a serial within the Saturday night submit among June 26 and August 14, 1915. It used to be released within the uk via Methuen & Co. on September sixteen, 1915.
The novel introduces Lord Emsworth of Blandings fortress, whose domestic and family members reappear in lots of of Wodehouse's later brief tales and novels; in a brand new preface further to whatever clean in 1969, Wodehouse dubbed this sequence of reports "the Blandings citadel Saga".

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WTF? College: How to Survive 101 of Campus's Worst F*#!-ing Situations

By Gregory Bergman, Jodi Miller

Your roommate retains piling crap in your aspect of the room. It's the day sooner than Christmas holiday and your experience domestic ditches you. Your knee provides out and also you lose your baseball scholarship. midway via your ultimate semester, you already know you're a credits wanting graduating. And all you could imagine is . . . WTF?
Like Rodney Dangerfield in again to college, we're heading to campus to lend a assisting hand to all these collage teenagers who can't really make the grade. inside of they'll locate hilarious strategies to all of the hindrances that lie among them and that elusive degree. From indecisions approximately significant choice to difficulties choosing up that sizzling classmate to cramming for finals, this e-book covers the entire lousy, awkward, and tense situations that might have students IMing, posting, or texting: "WTF?" Be it within the dorm room or lecture room, in the course of finals week or spring holiday, campus's so much f*#!-ed-up occasions are dealt with during this unique step by step consultant.

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