Phantom Shadows

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ISBN: 9781420128369
Release Date: 2012-10-02
Number of pages: 400
Author: Dianne Duvall
Publisher: Zebra Books

Download and read online Phantom Shadows in PDF and EPUB Dianne Duvall lures readers into a world of romance and suspense, where love can mean the difference between life and death. . . Dr. Melanie Lipton is no stranger to the supernatural. She knows immortals better than they know themselves, right down to their stubborn little genes. So although a handsome rogue immortal seems suspicious to her colleagues, Sebastien Newcombe intrigues Melanie. His history is checkered, his scars are impressive, and his ideas are daring. But it's not his ideas that have Melanie fighting off surges of desire. . . Bastien is used to being the bad guy. In fact, he can't remember the last time he had an ally he could trust. But Melanie is different--and under her calm, professional exterior he senses a passion beyond anything in his centuries of experience. Giving in to temptation is out of the question--he can't put her in danger. But she isn't asking him. . . "These dark, kick-ass guardians can protect me any day!" --Alexandra Ivy on Darkness Dawns "Whizzing along at light speed. . .this sophomore effort sizzles." --Publishers Weekly on Night Reigns "Utterly addictive." --Romantic Times


Shadows Strike

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ISBN: 9781420129830
Release Date: 2015-08-25
Number of pages: 320
Author: Dianne Duvall
Publisher: Zebra

Download and read online Shadows Strike in PDF and EPUB The Immortal Guardians protect the innocent in secret. Sometimes the secret gets out... U.S. law enforcement agent Heather Lane can read minds. But not the future. The dream of battle and blood that recurs every night must be a fluke, some obscure terror from her own mind. What its significance might be, she can’t guess: an attack from seven psychotic vampires at once, only separated from nightmare by an eighth very different immortal. A handsome, brave man fighting at her side, a man she misses when she wakes. Then the dream comes true. Heather is flung into a war between predators and protectors of humanity, the man from her dreams beside her again. Except now that she’s awake, she isn’t sure she can trust Ethan, or the shadow organization he represents. The U.S. military doesn’t trust either of them. But against an onslaught of evil like the one that’s coming, it will take everything they have just to survive...


Night Reigns

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ISBN: 9781420125450
Release Date: 2011-12-06
Number of pages: 400
Author: Dianne Duvall
Publisher: Zebra Books

Download and read online Night Reigns in PDF and EPUB Dianne Duvall portrays a world of temptation, loyalty, and heartbreak. . .a world where danger and desire walk hand in hand. . . Ami isn't much for trusting strangers. She has a hard time trusting anyone. But she's no coward, and she's no pushover in the protection department either. So when she comes across a mysterious warrior taking on eight deranged vampires on his own, she doesn't hesitate to save his bacon. Of course, that was before she realized what one little rescue would get her into. . . Marcus Graden has been an Immortal protector of humanity for eight hundred years, and he's not interested in backup. From the moment Ami arrives in his life, he can't deny that she's strong, smart, and extremely skilled at watching his back. But she's also destroying his protective solitude and stirring desires he can't bear to awaken. After all, whatever her secrets--how can she defeat death itself? "A thrilling and chilling new paranormal series. Fantastic!" --Romantic Times "These dark, kick-ass guardians can protect me any day!" --Alexandra Ivy


Darkness Dawns

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ISBN: 9781420122428
Release Date: 2011-02-01
Number of pages: 352
Author: Dianne Duvall
Publisher: Zebra Books

Download and read online Darkness Dawns in PDF and EPUB In this dazzling, sensual novel, Dianne Duvall beckons readers into a world of vampires, immortals, and humans with extraordinary gifts. . .where passion can last forever, if you're willing to pay the price. . . Once, Sarah Bingham's biggest challenge was making her students pay attention in class. Now, after rescuing a wounded stranger, she's landed in the middle of a battle between corrupt vampires and powerful immortals who also need blood to survive. Roland Warbrook is the most compelling man Sarah has ever laid hands on. But his desire for her is mingled with a hunger he can barely control. . . In his nine centuries of immortal existence, no woman has tempted Roland as much as Sarah. But asking her to love him is impossible--when it means forfeiting the world she's always known, and the life he would do anything to protect. . . "These dark, kick-ass guardians can protect me any day!"--Alexandra Ivy


Darkness Rises

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ISBN: 9781420129793
Release Date: 2013-10-01
Number of pages: 416
Author: Dianne Duvall
Publisher: Zebra Books

Download and read online Darkness Rises in PDF and EPUB "Duvall is fast proving to be a major player." --RT Book Reviews Dianne Duvall returns to the world of the Immortal Guardians, where danger--and desire--make every decision count. . . Krysta is used to getting the drop on vampires. Her "special abilities" aren't much, but the plan is simple--she plays helpless pretty young thing to lure them in. Then her shoto swords come out and it's bye-bye, bloodsucker. Until one night she finds herself with an unexpected ally. He's a vampire, all right, but different. Mysterious. Handsome. And more interested in saving her skin than draining it. Étienne has been an Immortal Guardian for two hundred years--long enough to know that Krysta is special. He can't stop thinking about her long legs, even more than her short swords. Then he discovers the vamps she's exterminating have friends in high places, and the Guardians are in danger too. He'll have to accept Krysta's help to save them. The stakes for a mortal are high. But the cost to his heart might be higher. . . "The Immortal Guardians series is one you'll want to follow." --The Romance Review "These dark, kick-ass guardians can protect me any day!" --Alexandra Ivy on Darkness Dawns "Whizzing along at light speed. . .this sophomore effort sizzles." --Publishers Weekly on Night Reigns


In Still Darkness

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ISBN: 9781420137927
Release Date: 2014-07-29
Number of pages: 118
Author: Dianne Duvall
Publisher: Zebra Books

Download and read online In Still Darkness in PDF and EPUB Originally published in Predatory In Dianne Duvall's world of Immortal Guardians, the stakes for mortals are high, but the cost—especially to the heart—might be higher. . . It's not the first time Immortal Guardian Richart d'Alençon has saved a human life from eternal damnation. Usually, he moves on, a nameless savior like a ghost in the night. But this time he can't seem to forget the woman who rewarded him with a sensuous kiss after he rescued her from a trio of vampires. While Richart knows that loving a human can only bring trouble, the taste of forbidden lust is too great to resist. . . Jenna never imagined she'd end up a single mom working overtime to put her son through school. But she might have daydreamed once that a devastatingly gorgeous Frenchman would sweep her off her feet. Now that a package of tall, dark, and handsome seems intent on doing just that, doctors are telling her she may not have long to live. But Richart is telling her just the opposite. All she has to do is abandon her humanity. . . Includes a special sneak peek of Night Unbound "Duvall is a major player." —RT Book Reviews "The Immortal Guardians series is one you'll want to follow." —The Romance Review 31,000 Words


On The Hunt

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ISBN: 9781420141412
Release Date: 2015-08-25
Number of pages: 384
Author: Alexandra Ivy
Publisher: Zebra

Download and read online On The Hunt in PDF and EPUB Four of today’s most intriguing paranormal authors entice readers deep into the shadows, where vampires, immortals, and other supernatural creatures heat up the night...On The Hunt by Alexandra Ivy Mika Tanner has loved Bailey Morrell, a beautiful Healer, since childhood. But his duty as a Sentinel, a supernatural guardian of an ancient race, clashed with her rebellious spirit. Now a dangerous new anarchist group not only threatens life as they know it—but any chance of their being together again... Scorpius Rising by Rebecca Zanetti With a deadly disease spreading like wildfire across the country, microbiologist Nora Medina needs to focus all her energy on stopping the pandemic. Playing with dynamite—in the form of her way-too-hot ex—is the last thing she should be doing. ​But forced to work with Deacan McDougall against unexpected enemies with the seconds ticking by, she knows the explosion is coming... Phantom Embrace by Dianne Duvall Immortal Yuri Sokolov was born with the ability to see spirits, yet he's never seen one as lovely as Cat Seddon, the woman who haunts his home and his dreams. But amid their star-crossed love, a new danger may have Yuri facing a different kind of eternity. Stake Out by Hannah Jayne Vampire fashion designer Nina LaShay has a lot on her plate—just two days until fashion week and the model who was flirting with her photographer boyfriend is now a corpse in her studio. But when dead turns into undead and dangerous, Nina must find out who’s responsible…before the beautiful baby vamp takes too many bites out of the Big Apple.


Introducing Language and Intercultural Communication

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ISBN: 9781317908357
Release Date: 2014-01-10
Number of pages: 432
Author: Jane Jackson
Publisher: Routledge

Download and read online Introducing Language and Intercultural Communication in PDF and EPUB Introducing Language and Intercultural Communication is a lively and accessible introduction for undergraduates who are new to the area of intercultural communication. Incorporating real-life examples from around the world and drawing on current research, this text argues against cultural stereotyping and instead provides students with a skill-building framework to enhance understanding of the complexities of language and intercultural communication in diverse international settings. Readers will learn to understand and become aware of power relations, positioning and the impact of social and political forces on language choice and the intercultural communication process. This is the essential text for undergraduate students studying courses in intercultural communication for the first time. Features include: clear learning objectives to structure your study end of chapter discussion questions to test your knowledge highlighted glossary terms to provide a strong understanding of the relevant vocabulary an array of photos including signs which make use of non-verbal codes and many examples that illustrate such issues as intercultural misunderstandings and the effects of culture shock substantial online resources for students including learning objectives, suggested readings, links to media resources and real-world intercultural scenarios and activities. Additional in-depth instructor resources feature test materials, powerpoints, key terms, extended chapter outlines and sample assignments and syllabi.


Predatory

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ISBN: 9781420130959
Release Date: 2013-05-07
Number of pages: 416
Author: Alexandra Ivy
Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corp.

Download and read online Predatory in PDF and EPUB Four of today's most exciting paranormal authors take readers into the thrilling realm of vampires, immortals, and other supernatural beings with a thirst for illicit desire. . . Out Of Control by Alexandra Ivy Ph.D student Angela Locke has a crush on her sexy professor, Dr. Nikolo Bartrev. When she learns he's actually a Sentinel with extraordinary powers, she joins forces with him to catch a psychopath. But soon, their hottest pursuit is of each other. . . Ties That Bind by Nina Bangs Cassie Tyler agrees to sub for her friend at the funeral home where she works. But she gets more than she bargained for when a group of men attack her and a vampire comes to her rescue. . . In Still Darkness by Dianne Duvall Immortal Richart d'Alençon can't forget the woman who rewarded him with a sensuous kiss after he saved her from a trio of vampires. While Richart knows that loving a human can only bring trouble, the taste of forbidden lust is too great to resist. . . High Stakes by Hannah Jayne When vampire fashionista Nina LaShay's design contest rival is found dead, she's the prime suspect. Sexy photographer Pike is number two. He's the kind of man who makes Nina salivate. But will she have to reveal herself to have him--and to save them both? Or does Pike have a secret of his own?


A Separate Peace

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ISBN: 9780684833668
Release Date: 1996-10-01
Number of pages: 208
Author: John Knowles
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online A Separate Peace in PDF and EPUB A conflict of loyalties between Gene and his fearless friend, Phineas, leads to tragedy


The Vampire s Bride

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ISBN: 9781488027628
Release Date: 2017-05-01
Number of pages: 384
Author: Gena Showalter
Publisher: HQN Books

Download and read online The Vampire s Bride in PDF and EPUB Rediscover Atlantis, the mythical world of immortals, magic and dark seduction that came before The Lords of the Underworld… He is Layel, king of the vampires, a master seducer no woman can deny. But since a rogue horde of dragons killed his beloved over two centuries ago, Layel has existed only for vengeance…until he meets Delilah. Wary of love, the beautiful Amazon wants nothing to do with the tormented vampire. Yet there's no denying their consuming desire every time he nears her. Neither trusts the other—nor can they survive alone. For in an impossible game of the gods' devising, they've been trapped on an island, about to face the ultimate challenge: surrender to the passion that will bind them forever…or be doomed to an eternity apart. Look for the rest of Gena Showalter's Atlantis series: The Amazon's Curse, Heart of the Dragon, Jewel of Atlantis and The Nymph King, available now. Originally published in 2009


Touched

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ISBN: 9780758280046
Release Date: 2012-11-27
Number of pages: 352
Author: Corrine Jackson
Publisher: Kensington Books

Download and read online Touched in PDF and EPUB Time may not heal all wounds--but she can. You'd think being able to heal people with a touch would be a blessing. But to 17-year-old Remy O'Malley, it's more like a curse. Every injury Remy heals becomes her own. She lives in fear of the day she's forced to mend a wound from which she can't recover--and she's desperate to keep her amazing ability a secret. Enter Asher Blackwell, a scarred eighteen-year-old with dangerous powers of his own. Asher seems to know more about Remy's abilities than she does--and maybe more than he's letting on. If she opens up to him, she might find out what it truly means to be a Healer. But she'll also expose herself to capture by an old and very determined enemy. And if they catch her, they won't just injure her. They'll kill her. Corrine Jackson is a San Francisco transplant, having lived on both coasts from Southern California to New York City. For the last seven years, she has sharpened her marketing talents at Alcone Marketing, where she has won several industry awards. She has bachelor's and master's degrees in English, and is in her third year of Spalding University's MFA program. A recipient of a West Chester Poetry Conference scholarship, she is also the former Editor-in-Chief of two literary magazines, including Statement (CSU, Los Angeles) and Dash (CSU, Fullerton).


Immortal Guardians Spirit Animals Fall of the Beasts Book 1

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ISBN: 9780545830010
Release Date: 2015-08-11
Number of pages: 192
Author: Eliot Schrefer
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

Download and read online Immortal Guardians Spirit Animals Fall of the Beasts Book 1 in PDF and EPUB A dark threat faces the world of Erdas in this riveting new saga from the New York Times bestselling series. A heart-pounding new adventure from the New York Times bestselling series. In the world of Erdas, every child must discover if they will summon a spirit animal, a rare and incredible gift. Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan were rare even among those few. They summoned legendary animals--brave guardians who were reborn to protect their world. Now more of these legends are appearing across Erdas, bonded to special children. But a dark force has emerged. Older than memory, it has slept for centuries beneath the surface of the world. With the power to tear away spirit animals, it begins a rampage that will be felt in every corner of Erdas. If the young heroes can't stop it, the darkness will first consume the spirit animals . . . and then the world.


The Hero s Guide to Storming the Castle

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ISBN: 9780062118479
Release Date: 2013-04-30
Number of pages: 512
Author: Christopher Healy
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online The Hero s Guide to Storming the Castle in PDF and EPUB Your favorite princes and princesses are back in the hilarious and action-packed sequel to the breakout hit The Hero's Guide to Saving Your Kingdom by author Christopher Healy, which the New York Times selected as one of its best books of the year. Prince Liam. Prince Frederic. Prince Duncan. Prince Gustav. You remember them, don't you? They're the Princes Charming, who finally got some credit after they stepped out of the shadows of their princesses—Cinderella, Rapunzel, Snow White, and Briar Rose—to defeat an evil witch bent on destroying all their kingdoms. But alas, such fame and recognition only last so long. And when the princes discover that an object of great power might fall into any number of wrong hands, they are going to have to once again band together to stop it from happening—even if no one will ever know it was they who did it.


Marked

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ISBN: 1428514996
Release Date: 2011-06-15
Number of pages: 321
Author: Elisabeth Naughton
Publisher: Dorchester Publishing Company Incorporated

Download and read online Marked in PDF and EPUB To stave off a war with the Underworld and protect his people from extinction, Theron—descendant of Hercules—has to find the woman who fulfills an ancient prophesy. Only how can he turn her over for sacrifice when losing her would mean losing his heart?