It's been a year since the world ended. Breeze and her friend Lucy have managed to survive since then, with no one to rely on except one another. Scavenging when they can, and avoiding the monsters that crept out of the cracks of the world when it shattered.
When they meet another pair of survivors who seem to know a great deal more about what is going on with the world, they join them in their travels. Sandalphon and Sammael have secrets, however. And secrets can be deadly in the apocalypse.
Confidently bracing her trigger finger, Priscilla murders those who steal love that belongs to her. She believes she is a superwoman, able to plot and commit perfect murders. It seems she is right. No one ever suspects she murdered her little sister, her husband and her next-door-neighbor. When Priscilla’s daughter-in-law Linda tarnishes her son’s love for her, Priscilla readies her gun. But Linda buys a personal protection dog. Has Priscilla finally met her match?
A contemporary novel about good people finding their places in a religious community amid conflicting ideas of good. Two LDS (Mormon) kids' high school romance raises questions: What is real? What is beauty? Can I safely judge by appearances? Can people really change? How much of what I hear at church does God want me to obey?
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This is a book of short stories which will make you lock your doors,and turn on all the lights.
You will meet some very strange and creepy people on this journey into the dark side of Halloween.
And never forget that not all of the folks walking around on Halloween may be alive....
Twelve-year-old Gilly is about to journey through a summer filled with loss, guilt, bullies, and unlikely friendships. Told by her, it's the story of the summer when 'the terrible awful thing' happened. It's a poignant story that leads the reader down a path where broken, vulnerable people learn to forgive and let go of their guilt and grief. Unfortunately, this lesson comes at a high price. A past its prime art colony on the Oregon coast serves as the backdrop for Journey's Child.
In the aftermath of the Great Relocation, the population is only permitted to come together on the Neurolink. At first Lucas and his friends thought it a wondrous device, creating virtual worlds at the touch of a button. Then they discovered it had a defect. While they were on it, any form of contact made them sick. The more they used it, the worse it got until, one by one, they disappeared.
Danny Foster is a typical teenager on the surface. The third child after two high achieving sisters, he just blends into the household, barely noticed. When his sister, Theresa, is paralyzed in a car crash on her way home for Thanksgiving break her freshman year of college, his world is upended and he sinks further into the background. When he finally gets away to college and meets Kim, his sister's double, he must confront issues that have haunted him his entire life.
A noblewoman seeking a way to bring peace to her dead brother. A disgraced knight-turned apothecary. A love-struck stablehand. A man and woman unknowingly seeking each other. A fiery barmaid. An obese woman seeking a prince. A painter looking for his lot in life. Living in the uncertain world of London at the time of the Third Crusade, each of them and more are seeking their paths and are brought together. Danger and romance lurk around the corner...