Star Wars : Catalyst
Prequel to the standalone Star Wars movie Rogue One coming this December.Following the success of its predecessors Aftermath and The Force Awakenscomes the new top-secret prequel from Disney's 'new cannon'. Written by the New York Times best-selling author; Tim Lebbon; this is sure to be another great hit this year with the Force fans.
Using her smart-device brain implants to enjoy a higher quality of life in mid-20th-century Los Angeles; teen Marisa Carneseca experiments with an allegedly safe virtual drug only to become enmeshed in a dangerous conspiracy. By the best-selling author of the John Cleaver series. Simultaneous eBook. 50;000 first printing.
Unleashed; the romantic; high-stakes sequel to New York Times bestselling author Sophie Jordan'sUninvited; is perfect for fans of such favorites as James Patterson's Confessions of a Murder Suspect.Davy has spent the last few months trying to come to terms with the fact that she tested positive for the kill gene HTS (also known as Homicidal Tendency Syndrome). She swore she would not let it change her; and that her DNA did not define her . . . but then she killed a man.Now on the run; Davy must decide whether she'll be ruled by the kill gene; or if she'll follow her heart and fight for her right to live free. But with her own potential for violence laying right beneath the surface; Davy doesn't even know if she can trust herself.
The Makaum War: Book OneThey call it The Green Hell. A maze of tangled jungle; the planet Makaum is one of the most dangerous places in the universe. And for Terran Military Master Sergeant Frank Sage; it is now home.The war between the Terrans and the Phrenorians rages; and both sides have their sights set on Makaum. If the planet's rich resources fall into enemy hands it could mean devastation for the Terran Army. To ensure that doesn't happen; Sage is sent to assess the Makaum troops and bring them in line with Terran Military standards. But soon after arriving at his post; he realizes the Phrenorians are not the only threat. Heading up a small but fearless unit; Sage must stop a brewing civil war with the power to unleash a galactic cataclysm unlike anything ever seen.
A new standalone military SF adventure from Cixin Liu. When Chen's parents are incinerated before his eyes by a blast of ball lightning; he devotes his life to cracking the secret of mysterious natural phenomenon. His search takes him to stormy mountaintops; an experimental military weapons lab; and an old Soviet science station. When Chen's parents are incinerated before his eyes by a blast of ball lightning; he devotes his life to cracking the secret of mysterious natural phenomenon. His search takes him to stormy mountaintops; an experimental military weapons lab; and an old Soviet science station. The more he learns; the more he comes to realize that ball lightning is just the tip of an entirely new frontier in particle physics. Although Chen's quest provides a purpose for his lonely life; his reasons for chasing his elusive quarry come into conflict with soldiers and scientists who have motives of their own: a beautiful army major with an obsession with dangerous weaponry; and a physicist who has no place for ethical considerations in his single-minded pursuit of knowledge.
Enemy in the Dark
The second book in the Far Star series follows Blackhawk and the crew of the Wolf’s Claw as they are gradually (and unwillingly) drawn more deeply into Marshal Lucerne’s campaign to form a united power bloc in the Far Stars to resist imperial encroachment.Successfully completing their mission to rescue Marshal Augustin Lucerne’s daughter; Astra; the crew of theWolf’s Claw are enjoying some well-deserved rest—all; that is; except Blackhawk. The space gun for hire cannot escape Lucerne’s relentless pleas for help against growing imperial control in the Far Stars. While Blackhawk deeply respects his friend; he fears that the power Lucerne offers will lead him back to his old dark ways.His resistance crumbles; however; when Lucerne presents evidence that the imperial governor has been manipulating the conflicts in the Far Stars. Convinced of the deadly danger of imperial domination; Blackhawk and his crew board theWolf’s Claw once more and set out to gather intelligence on the Empire’s movements—the proof Lucerne needs to unite the fractured and feuding worlds of the Far Stars into single power bloc capable of resisting imperial aggression. But deep in the sparsely populated territory of the Far Stars; he discovers that the imperial governor’s machinations are far reaching—and threaten the independence of every world this side of the Void.A man seemingly running from himself; Blackhawk is beginning to realize he can no longer remain a prisoner to his own past while the future of the Far Stars is in jeopardy.
Al Williamson Archives
Revered by his fellow craftsmen; critics and fans alike; this living legend boasts a storied career spanning fifty years. He has produced a body of narrative fiction that continues to provide endless hours of entertainment and inspiration to this day. Now; the Al Williamson Archives will grant unprecedented access to this master storyteller’s unseen work. Culled from the artist’s extensive private files; every themed volume of this ongoing series will feature unpublished sketches; preliminary artwork and pieces the artist created for his personal enjoyment.Williamson’s fondness for fantasy and SF is showcased in this first volume. It collects work created throughout his career: impeccably rendered dinosaurs; barbarians; spacemen and their crafteven a few sexy maidens. It also features a partially inked Xenozoic tale; previously unpublished newspaper strips and unused Western comics pages from the ’50s.Every page will be printed in full color to best capture the subtleties of the source material and Williamson’s prodigious skill with pencil; pen; ink and brush. And the entire Al Williamson Archives library will be presented with the same exacting attention to detail and obvious obsession for faithful reproduction that readers can always expect from Flesk Publications.
Knaves Over Queens
The return of the famous shared-world superhero books created and edited by George R. R. Martin; author of A Song of Ice and Fire. For decades; George R.R. Martin – bestselling author of A Song of Ice and Fire – has collaborated with an ever-shifting ensemble of science fiction and fantasy icons to create the amazing Wild Cards universe.In the aftermath of World War II; the Earth's population was devastated by a terrifying alien virus. Those who survived were changed forever. Some; known as Jokers; were cursed with bizarre mental and physical deformities; others; granted superhuman abilities; are known as Aces. Now the virus has reached Britain…Queen Margaret rules over a country in which such legendary figures as Herne the Hunter; Spring-heeled Jack and Babh; the goddess of war; roam at will. Her Prime Minister; Sir Winston Churchill – gifted with extraordinary longevity – together with the Enigma ace – Alan Turing – set up a special organization named the Order of the Silver Helix. They will need all the wild cards they can find if they are to deal with the terrifying mutations thrown up by the virus. KNAVES OVER QUEENS – the first ever Wild Cards novel set in the UK; and a perfect jumping-in point for readers new to this shared world – features a stunning collection of original stories from such luminaries of the world of science fiction and fantasy as Paul Cornell; Marko Kloos; Mark Lawrence; Kevin Andrew Murphy; Emma Newman; Peter Newman; Peadar O Guilin; Melinda M. Snodgrass; Caroline Spector and Charles Stross.
The return of the famous shared-world superhero books created and edited by George R. R. Martin; author of A Song of Ice and Firre. Perfect for current fans and new readers alike; Mississippi Roll is an all-new; adventurous jaunt along one of America's greatest rivers; featuring many beloved characters from the Wild Cards universe. Edited by #1 New York Times bestselling author George R. R. Martin; Mississippi Roll features the writing talents of Stephen Leigh; David D. Levine; John Jos. Miller; Kevin Andrew Murphy; Cherie Priest; and Carrie Vaughn.
Co-authors Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris ingeniously reimagine England’s Edwardian Era inPhoenix Rising—a hilarious; rip-roaring steampunk fantasy romp that the voracious fans ofNew York Times bestseller Gail Carriger will eagerly devour with great relish. In this outrageous; non-stop adventure; Ballantine and Morris introduce us to Agents Books and Braun of the ultra-secret Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences—the most delightful duo of very British evil-bashers since The Avengers; Emma Peel and John Steed. With its malevolent secret societies; earth-shattering conspiracies; breathtaking derring-do; and absolutely wondrous weapons;Phoenix Rising out-Sherlocks Robert Downey; Jr.’s Sherlock Holmes.
The Clockwork Dagger
Octavian Leader is taught to be a medician by Miss Percival; but as she travels in an airship on her way to her first mission; a number of strange events; including murder; happen and Octavian suspects that an attractive steward may be one of the Queens's assassins.
This textbook provides a comprehensive presentation of all aspects of hearing science; including acoustics; psychoacoustics; anatomy and physiology; and related topics such as introduction to digital signal processing and instrumentation in hearing science. It is designed to supplement in-class instruction with both remedial and advanced material for students with different academic backgrounds; and is ideally suited for speech pathology and audiology students at the undergraduate and introductory graduate levels. Online student resources on thePoint will include video demonstrations; a quiz bank; labeling exercises for images in the book; PDFs for selected chapters; Web links; and audio clips. Online instructor resources on thePoint will include PowerPoint slides; a test generator; an image bank; and homework assignments with answers.
Now in its fifth edition; Food Science remains the most popular and reliable text for introductory courses in food science and technology. This new edition retains the basic format and pedagogical features of previous editions and provides an up-to-date foundation upon which more advanced and specialized knowledge can be built. This essential volume introduces and surveys the broad and complex interrelationships among food ingredients; processing; packaging; distribution and storage; and explores how these factors influence food quality and safety. Reflecting recent advances and emerging technologies in the area; this new edition includes updated commodity and ingredient chapters to emphasize the growing importance of analogs; macro-substitutions; fat fiber and sugar substitutes and replacement products; especially as they affect new product development and increasing concerns for a healthier diet. Revised processing chapters include changing attitudes toward food irradiation; greater use of microwave cooking and microwaveable products; controlled and modified atmosphere packaging and expanding technologies such a extrusion cooking; ohmic heating and supercritical fluid extraction; new information that addresses concerns about the responsible management of food technology; considering environmental; social and economic consequences; as well as the increasing globalization of the food industry. Discussions of food safety an consumer protection including newer phychrotropic pathogens; HAACP techniques for product safety and quality; new information on food additives; pesticides and hormones; and the latest information on nutrition labeling and food regulation. An outstanding text for students with little or no previous instruction in food science and technology; Food Science is also a valuable reference for professionals in food processing; as well as for those working in fields that service; regulate or otherwise interface with the food industry.
An epic fantasy filled with adventure; intrigue; and romance from Incarnate series author Jodi Meadows.This duology is perfect for fans of Graceling by Kristin Cashore; The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson; and Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo.When Princess Wilhelmina was a child; the Indigo Kingdom invaded her homeland. Ten years later; Wil and the other noble children who escaped are ready to fight back and reclaim Wil’s throne. To do so; Wil and her best friend; Melanie; infiltrate the Indigo Kingdom palace with hopes of gathering information that will help them succeed.But Wil has a secret—one that could change everything. Although magic has been illegal for a century; she knows her ability could help her save her kingdom. But magic creates wraith; and the deadly stuff is moving closer and destroying the land. And if the vigilante Black Knife catches her using magic; she may disappear like all the others. . . .
An epic stand-alone adventure in Erin Hunter's #1 nationally bestselling Warriors series! In this never-before-told story; return to ThunderClan after the events of the fourth Warriors series; Omen of the Stars.The Dark Forest has been defeated; and Bramblestar is now leader of ThunderClan. But the warrior cats must learn to weather a new kind of storm—or all four Clans will be swept away.Join the legion of fans who have discovered the epic adventures; fierce warrior cats; and thrilling fantasy world of the mega-bestselling Warriors series. This stand-alone entry is perfect for new readers and dedicated fans alike.Bramblestar's Storm also includes an exclusive ten-page Warriors manga adventure and a sneak peek atWarriors: A Vision of Shadows #1: The Apprentice’s Quest!
The Guardian Herd: Stormbound
Perfect for fans of the Warriors; Survivors; and Guardians of Ga'hoole series; this sequel to The Guardian Herd: Starfire; which Peter Lerangis called ''an epic tale;'' will have readers eagerly turning the pages. When Star received his powers on his first
Kasie West delivers nail-biting suspense and heart-pounding romance in the thrilling sequel toPivot Point.Addie has always been able to see the future when faced with a choice; but that doesn't make her present any easier. Her boyfriend used her. Her best friend betrayed her. So when Addie's dad invites her to spend her winter break with him in the Norm world; she jumps at the chance. There she meets the handsome and achingly familiar Trevor. He's a virtual stranger to her; so why does her heart do a funny flip every time she sees him? But after witnessing secrets that were supposed to stay hidden; Trevor quickly seems more suspicious of Addie than interested in her. She wants to change that.Laila; her best friend; has a secret of her own: she can restore Addie's memories . . . once she learns how. But there are powerful people who don't want this to happen. Desperate; Laila tries to manipulate Connor; a brooding bad boy from school—but he seems to be the only boy in the Compound immune to her charms. And the only one who can help her.
In this stunning conclusion to The Orphan Queen; Jodi Meadows follows Wilhelmina’s breathtaking and brave journey from orphaned criminal on the streets to magic-wielding queen. This epic fantasy duology is perfect for fans ofGraceling by Kristin Cashore; The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson; andShadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo.Princess Wilhelmina is ready for her crown; but declaring herself queen means war. Her magic is uncontrollable and now there’s a living boy made of wraith—destructive and deadly; and willing to do anything for her.Caught between what she wants and what is right; Wilhelmina realizes the throne might not even matter. Everyone thought the wraith was years off; but already it’s destroying Indigo Kingdom villages. Princess Wilhelmina’s ability might be just the thing to help reclaim her kingdom—or ruin it forever.
Top BOOKURVE Science Fiction Books Price List 2019
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|Star Wars : Catalyst||RM 97.97||Coop|
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|The Sight||RM 104.38||Coop|