The Young Elites is set in a Renaissance-like world where magic is new, chaotic, and misunderstood, and three rival societies with supernatural abilities battle for power. And a girl transforms from an unwanted daughter into a fearsome leader, igniting panic and sparking war between seven nations. This trilogy is sure to have you hooked, filled with adventure and darkness, you won't be wanting to put the books in this set down. This paperback book set has about 360 pages per book and measures: 19.5 x 12.8 x 7cm
History has referenced him but not by name. The leaders of the Elite race thought they had imprisoned him forever, they were wrong. Vercin has returned from his captivity to extract vengeance on the world and claim his throne once again. The Elite race is at the brink of war, but all hope is not lost. Connor Moore has passed the trials, the ancient set of tests designed to prove or disprove would be judges. His problems; however, are far from over. Vercin has discovered a way to dormant the Elite gene. What makes matters worse is that he also has Laren. Connor is soon faced with choices that will not only impact him but the future of the world. The board is set, the pieces are ready and the fate of the world will be decided by the victor. Book #1 The Beast WithinBook #2 The TrialsBook #3 The Judge
The first three novels in Kiera Cass's #1 New York Times bestselling Selection series are available together in one ebook collection, along with the first two novellas in the series. Prepare to be swept into a world of breathless fairy-tale romance, swoonworthy characters, glittering gowns, and fierce intrigue perfect for readers who loved Divergent, Delirium, or The Wrath & the Dawn.For thirty-five girls, the Selection is the chance of a lifetime. The opportunity to live in a palace and compete for the heart of gorgeous Prince Maxon. But for America Singer, being Selected is a nightmare. It means turning her back on her secret love with Aspen, who is a caste below her, and leaving her home to enter a fierce competition for a crown she doesn't want.nThen America meets Prince Maxon. Gradually, she starts to question all the plans she's made for herself—and realizes that the life she's always dreamed of may not compare to a future she never imagined.Before America arrived at the palace to compete in the Selection, there was another girl in Prince Maxon’s life. In The Prince, follow Maxon from the week before the Selection begins through the first day of the competition.Raised as a Six, Aspen Leger never dreamed that he would find himself living in the palace. In The Guard, get an inside look at Aspen’s life as a palace guard—and the truth about his world that America will never know.
From Book 1: If only it were as simple as love triangles, werewolves and vampires...Once eighteen-year-old Connor Moore stumbles across an almost human species, he is faced with history’s darkest secret, a daunting future, and a love life he can’t even begin to explain.Concealed throughout the pages of time, there has been a powerful race of human-like creatures manipulating mankind. This Elite race is made up of five ruling families, who have obeyed The Law and remained content to keep their identities a mystery. Now after centuries of secrecy, an ancient foe is forcing them out of hiding.When a dark-haired mystery woman named Laren crosses Connor’s path his life is turned upside down. Soon Connor is taken on a heart-pounding journey that leads to a startling discovery of who he really is and a daunting future of what he is to become.
What happens to a person when they're literally brought to their knees? Captain Beau Harris' entire world came crumbling down. His own guilt consumed him to the point he was confined to the tortures of his own mind and faced with the reality of his own fate. Until her. The one woman he should run from. The one woman who could bring light and warmth into his dark, cold world even though he's content with the reality he's destined to suffer. She should be forbidden, yet she’s not. Temptation has no boundaries. It teases you until you have nowhere to hide, nowhere to run, except straight into the arms of the one person who could claim your soul. You think you know what’s about to hit you. You have no idea. STONE - book three in The Elite Forces Series is going to bring you to your knees.
What she needs is a hero. What he needs is her.Chase Hart is an ex-Navy SEAL who runs high end security detail and covert Government operations with the CIA. When his brother, divorce attorney Matt, calls with a special request, he takes the job—no questions asked.Melissa O'Keefe is done living under the tyrannical rule of her husband, real estate billionaire, Henry O'Keefe. She's prepared to take their young son and build a new life. But when Henry conspires to have her killed—she finds herself caught in a dangerous game of cat and mouse, with her survival—and her son's—at stake.Chase has protected a lot of beautiful women in his lifetime, but what he doesn't count on is falling in love with the woman he's protecting now. And Melissahas a secret that will change their life forever.This is the final conclusion of the three part series, On The Run, and goes along with the Military Fighter Pilot stories of Boomer - The Elite and Player - The Elite, from the sleepy small beach town Holiday Cove. Both series are available on Amazon!
What happens to a person when they're literally brought to their knees? Captain Beau Harris' entire world came crumbling down. His own guilt consumed him to the point he was confined to the tortures of his own mind and faced with the reality of his own fate.Until her. The one woman he should run from. The one woman who could bring light and warmth into his dark, cold world even though he's content with the reality he's destined to suffer.She should be forbidden, yet she’s not.Temptation has no boundaries. It teases you until you have nowhere to hide, nowhere to run, except straight into the arms of the one person who could claim your soul.You think you know what’s about to hit you. You have no idea.STONE - book three in The Elite Forces Series is going to bring you to your knees.
What she needs is a hero. What he needs is her. Chase Hart is an ex-Navy SEAL who runs high end security detail and covert Government operations with the CIA. When his brother, divorce attorney Matt, calls with a special request, he takes the job—no questions asked. Melissa O'Keefe is done living under the tyrannical rule of her husband, real estate billionaire, Henry O'Keefe. She's prepared to take their young son and build a new life. But when Henry conspires to have her killed—she finds herself caught in a dangerous game of cat and mouse, with her survival—and her son's—at stake. Chase has protected a lot of beautiful women in his lifetime, but what he doesn't count on is falling in love with the woman he's protecting now. And Melissa has a secret that will change their life forever. This is the final conclusion of the three part series, On The Run, and goes along with the Military Fighter Pilot stories of Boomer - The Elite and Player - The Elite, from the sleepy small beach town Holiday Cove. Both series are available on Amazon!
There were no dry runs for Seawolves in Vietnam. They put their lives on the line—every time.In the Viet Cong-infested Mekong Delta, where small SEAL teams were always outgunned and outnumbered, discovery brought swift, deadly consequences— and a radio call for backup from the United States Navy’s very best: the Seawolves. The whir of approaching rotor blades signaled their arrival as they tore through the jungle at treetop level, gunners hanging off the skids, shooting M-60s, raining down their lethal mix of high explosives and incendiary death.Seawolf Dan Kelly describes the origins of this extraordinary outfit. Put through a training program unlike any other, these men emerged to perform unparalleled feats of courage. The stories of these elite warriors capture America’s real heroes in all their guts and glory, and demonstrate why the Seawolves are known as the most successful and most decorated unit in the Vietnam War.
This, the first in a new series on Special Operations, tells the story of 3 Para and the often-neglected struggle for Mount Longdon. It was a battle which tested the discipline, comradeship and professionalism of the Paras to the limit; it was a battle which witnessed another posthumous VC; it turned out to be the bloodiest battle of the entire Falklands Campaign.
June 1982, and in the middle of a South Atlantic winter, the Falklands War is at its height. The Parachute Regiment has already been in action - 2 Para securing a hard fought victory at Darwin-Goose Green at a heavy price in killed and wounded including their CO, Lieutenant Colonel 'H' Jones, later awarded a posthumous VC.Now, two weeks later, as they look up at the long, frost shattered spines of rock which stab the air from the summit of Mount Longdon on the outer ring of the Stanley defences, the 'toms' of 3 Para know it is their turn. As they prepare to assault their objectives - features code named 'wing forward', 'fly half' and 'full back'- the men of 3 Para know they are in for a fight. Just before 'zero' some of them are simply told to pray. This, the first in a new series on Special Operations, tells the story of 3 Para and the often-neglected struggle for Mount Longdon. It was a battle which tested the discipline, comradeship and professionalism of the paras to the limit; it was a battle which witnessed another posthumous VC; it turned out to be the bloodiest battle of the entire Falklands Campaign.
Written by Chris Booker, Darren Grey, Tim Gayda, Allen Farr, Lisa Wolf, Ulla Susimetsä, Marko Susimetsä, Rose Thurlbeck, Alexander Saunders, Gareth Bailey, Nicholas Hansen, Ramon Marett, Frederick Burbidge, Matthew Benson and Christopher Jarvis under official license from the creators of, and based in the vast universe of, the seminal space trading computer game Elite: Dangerous. Cover design by Heather Murphy. Orbital scrap yard worker Oliver dreams of exploring the galaxy, but when the return of a long lost friend sparks a terrible disaster, can Oliver deal with some uncomfortable truths about his own life? – A Game of Death Chenoa O’Laundy is on a mission to find her missing father and bring him home safely, but can either of them escape the Calite Corporation, determined to reclaim their property at any cost? – A Question of Intelligence Myles Jarek is a company man on a far flung exploratory mission with a hired crew. Will he be able to return to his previous life or will the Children of Zeus stay with him forever? – Children of Zeus These are three of 15 scintillating tales in this eclectic collection where characters from the Elite universe seek honour, truth, retribution and in one case a place to sell 300 year old Lavian brandy. The Stories Crossing The Line by Chris Booker The Comet's Trail by Darren Grey A Question of Intelligence by Lisa Wolf The Easy Way Out by Ramon Marett The Maledict by Tim Gayda Children of Zeus by Christopher Jarvis Pinacotheca by Alexander G Saunders Blood is Thicker by Ulla Susimetsä Beyond Civilisation by Marko Susimetsä Cat's Cradle by Rose Thurlbeck Nature's Way by Gaz Bailey A Game of Death by Allen L Farr Mission (almost) Completed by Matthew Benson Research Purposes by Fred Burbidge Ode to Betty Cole by Nicholas Hansen and Darren Grey 10% of the proceeds of this book will be donated to Plan who do wonderful work promoting child rights to end child poverty, worldwide.
Prayer changes things. It changes me and it can change your too. When you pray and write your prayers and your gratefulness down consistently to God something seems to change inside of you. This Daily Prayer and Gratitude Journal is a 7x10 Journal and Notebook with 100 pages of prompts to keep you close to God and record your prayers.Pray, Reflect, and Connect with GodKeep track of answered prayers and begin to see the power of God in your life.As a FREE GIFT to you for your purchase you will get our Best Selling Book “How To Write Your Story of Accomplishment And Personal Success” right inside the book.This is a great Mother's day gift, Fathers Day Gift or birthday gift or graduation gift.Included is prompted fill in the blank lines:Today’s Powerful PrayerBible VersesQuote of the DaySpiritual TargetsTodays BlessingsGrateful forSend Love to peopleEnjoy your journey towards a closer relationship with God by establishing a healthy prayer routine. Get closer to God and buy your journal today.Check out our other prayer journals by Elite on Amazon. http://amzn.to/2xE4UYv
On the cover: "The Mankind Quarterly: An International Quarterly Journal dealing with Race and Inheritance in the Fields of Ethnology, Ethno- and Human Genetics, Ethno-Psychology, Racial History, Demography and Anthropo-Geography."Contents:R. Gayre of Gayre, "Professor R. Ruggles Gates" (obituary)S. D. Porteus, "The Will to Live"Charles C. Josey, "Conscience: God, Man and Society"Nathaniel Weyl, "The Jewish Role in the American Elite"A. James Gregor, "Juan Comas: Critic and Scholar"R. Gayre of Gayre, "L. C. Dunn on Luigi Gedda, Angelo Serio, Adriana Mercuri, R. Ruggles Gates and The Mankind Quarterly"B. S. Kaushiva, "Towards an International Biological Project"Book Reviews (Elmer Pendell, The Next Civilization, reviewed by R. R. G.; The Sounds of Language: An Inquiry into the Role of Genetic Factors in the Development of Sound Systems, reviewed by Robert E. Kuttner; C. Wright Mills, The Sociological Imagination, reviewed by A. James Gregor; Kenneth Walker, Diagnosis of Man, and Lucy Mair, Primitive Government, reviewed by R. R. G.; A. Bronson Feldman, The Unconscious in HIstory, reviewed by Robert E. Kuttner; F. H. T. Rhodes, The Evolution of Life, reviewed by R. R. G.; Cellular Regulatory Mechanisms, reviewed by R. R. G.; Fritz Kern, The Wildbooters; Editorial Staff of Life, The World's Great Religions; Eugent L. Bliss (editor), Roots of Behavior: Genetics, Instinct, and Socialization in Animal Behavior, reviewed by Robert E. Kuttner; Harry L. Shapiro, The Jewish People: A Biological History, reviewed by R. Gayre of Gayre; Margaret Lantis, Eskimo Childhood and Interpersonal Relationships: Nunivak Biographies and Genealogies, reviewed by R. R. G.; S. V. Utechin, Everyman's Concise Encyclopaedia of Russia)Biographical Notes
(Just Click on the "Classics Factory" Above for More Books for Your Collection) ------ Buck, a sturdy crossbreed canine (half St. Bernard, half Shepard), is a dog born to luxury and raised in a sheltered Californian home. But then he is kidnapped and sold to be a sled dog in the harsh and frozen Yukon Territory. Passed from master to master, Buck embarks on an extraordinary journey, proving his unbreakable spirit...A poignant and triumphant tale of a great creature in the wild. First published in 1903, The Call of the Wild is regarded as Jack London's masterpiece. Based on London's experiences as a gold prospector in the Canadian wilderness and his ideas about nature and the struggle for existence, The Call of the Wild is a tale about unbreakable spirit and the fight for survival in the frozen Alaskan Klondike. You will enjoy this novella a lot!
The Clone Ultimatum by Steven L. Kent. The Clone Elite: Earth, 2514. Centuries of galactic peace is shattered when an alien juggernaut advances on Earth, wiping out colonies along the way. Outgunned and outnumbered, the Unified Authority resorts to an unstoppable force of its own-the outlawed Liberator clone Wayson Harris and his men, who must win the battle, and the war...or lose all. The Clone Betrayal: When the military brass try to blame the clones for the decimation of the U.A. republic, Lt. Harris decides to act. A new assignment in a remote arm of the galaxy may be his only chance to save the clones. But as he tries to liberate a planet from an alien technology, he must also convince his brethren to fight the U.A.-with all the firepower they can muster. The Clone Empire: Exiled on Terraneau after the U.A. set them up as targets for live-fire training exercises, the clones have founded their own empire. And Harris unleashes his rage against the U.A. Fleet, leading an army with everything to fight for, and one thing to die for-revenge.
Vivian is an outcast in her school. She is bullied and kept out of social circles. She cannot understand why she has to go through life watching on the sidelines. All she wants is to be included, but all anyone else sees, even her teacher, is someone who should be pitied. David, a wise classmate who understands how to navigate the inner workings of the school, befriends Vivian. Together, Vivian learns from David and ultimately finds the hope she needs to get through even the most difficult of days.The beginning of Vivian’s transformation begins with the reading of the book “Nobody Understands Me”, a gift to her from David. The short book delineates the 10 personalities that are misunderstood and that cause people to be outcast. From the first chapter, Vivian feels an immediate sense of ease, like she has finally discovered the missing piece to making sense of her life.As the series progresses, new characters and schools are introduced, all revolving around finding your place in the world by embracing God’s enduring love.Important Themes Include:•Being Unique•Independence•Self-Sacrificing Love•Seeing Beyond Death•Being A Warrior Of God•Humility and Simplicity•A Willingness To LearnAn incredible story for all students to hear, Nobody Understands Me presents the difficulties of being a teenager and how to find the faith to overcome hardships with a unique Christian twist. A reminder that God is always with us, Nobody Understands Me will encourage readers of all ages to persevere in times of struggle and to seek refuge in the ultimate of friends, Jesus Christ.Weaving together modern day narratives with Biblical parables, this short series is one you will want to refer to again and again.
How to Write and Capture Your Family Yearbook and StoryA Story Starter Guide & Workbook to Write Your Family’s Stories, Memories & Activities of the Calendar Year, a Written Scrapbook and Guided JournalWith over 50 guided questions organized into sections about the life of your family, your monthly activities, special milestones, memorable holiday moments, record your favorite pop culture phenomenons and interests.This story starter will help you write your family yearbook. A family treasure you can cherish forever.