El hijo de Neptuno (Héroes del Olimpo, Book 2) by Rick Riordan

By Rick Riordan

Libro segundo de l. a. serie Los héroes del Olimpo

Tres amigos. Una misión de locos. Y un enemigo con poderes sobrehumanos.

¿A qué juegan los dioses del Olimpo? Gaia, los angeles madre Tierra, está despertando a un ejército de monstruos para acabar con l. a. humanidad... y ellos se entretienen mareando a los semidioses, los únicos que pueden derrotar sus perversos planes. Ahora han mandado a Percy al campamento Júpiter casi sin recuerdos y con los angeles inquietante sensación de que él, el griego, es el enemigo. Por suerte, contará con el apoyo de Hazel, una chica nacida hace más de ochenta años, y de Frank, un muchacho torpe que todavía no sabe muy bien cuáles son sus poderes (ni si los tiene).
Juntos deberán emprender una peligrosa expedición para liberar a Tánatos, el dios de l. a. muerte, de las garras de un gigante...

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler

By Daniel Handler

I'm telling you why we broke up, Ed. I'm writing it during this letter, the full fact of why it happened.

Min eco-friendly and Ed Slaterton are breaking apart, so Min is writing Ed a letter and giving him a field. contained in the field is why they broke up. bottle caps, a film price ticket, a folded word, a field of suits, a protractor, books, a toy truck, a couple of grotesque jewelry, a comb from a lodge room, and each different merchandise gathered over the process a giddy, intimate, heartbreaking courting. merchandise after merchandise is illustrated and accounted for, after which the field, like a female friend, might be dumped.

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The Finisher by David Baldacci

By David Baldacci

No 1 ny occasions bestselling writer David Baldacci as you've by no means visible him ahead of. Why might Quentin Herms flee into the Quag? there has been not anything within the Quag other than convinced demise. Vega Jane hasn't ever left the village of Wormwood. yet this isn't strange -- no one has ever left the village of Wormwood. no less than no longer till Quentin Herms vanishes into the unknown. Vega understands Quentin didn't simply go away -- he was once chased. And he's left at the back of a really risky path of clues that in basic terms she will decode. The Quag is a gloomy wooded area full of terrifying beasts and bloodthirsty Outliers. yet simply as lethal are the threats that exist in the partitions of Wormwood. it's a position equipped on lies, the place influential individuals are prepared to kill to maintain their secrets and techniques. Vega is decided to discover the reality -- however the nearer she will get, the extra she dangers her existence. With THE FINISHER, grasp storyteller David Baldacci conjures an exhilarating, innovative global the place issues are as incorrect as unsuitable may be -- and introduces us to an unforgettable heroine who needs to imagine speedy, glance shut, and defy all odds in her struggle to do what's correct. complex compliment for THE FINISHER: "What occurs while a global best-selling crime novelist attempts his hand at a formative years myth? good, as a consequence, success." -- BOOKLIST, starred evaluate "Best identified for his grownup crime novels, Baldacci makes a detour into middle-grade with this wildly fanciful and darkly fascinating story of a lady pressured to struggle for her lifestyles as she investigates the secrets and techniques of her tiny community.” -- PUBLISHERS WEEKLY "This vividly defined story takes readers to an unique myth global choked with unfamiliar beings, interesting relationships, and long-lost secrets and techniques. Baldacci is familiar with tips on how to convey thrills." -- Brandon Mull, no 1 big apple instances bestselling writer of the Fablehaven sequence "THE FINISHER is a fascinating romp via a fantastical international worthwhile of Rowling or Brooks. Baldacci proves that his pen can have interaction adolescence in addition to adults." – Richard Paul Evans, number 1 ny occasions bestselling writer of the Michael Vey sequence David Baldacci is the writer of twenty-seven books for adults, each one of which has turn into either a countrywide and overseas bestseller. His marvelous profession begun with ABSOLUTE energy, which used to be tailored right into a significant movie starring Clint Eastwood. David's books have offered greater than one hundred ten million copies around the globe and feature been translated into greater than forty-five languages. along with his spouse, Michelle, David proven the want You good beginning to advertise kinfolk literacy. David and his relations stay in Virginia.

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Conrad's Fate (Chrestomanci, Book 5) by Diana Wynne Jones

By Diana Wynne Jones

A person at Stallery Mansion is altering the realm. at the beginning, purely small information, however the adjustments get larger and larger. It's as much as Conrad, a twelve-year-old with bad karma who's simply joined the mansion's employees, to determine who's in the back of it.

yet he's no longer the single one snooping round. His fellow servant-in-training, Christopher Chant, is captivating, convinced, and from one other global, with a venture of his personal — rescuing his buddy, misplaced in another Stallery Mansion. Can they shop the day sooner than Conrad's lousy destiny catches up with them?

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Dodger by Terry Pratchett

By Terry Pratchett

A hurricane. Rain-lashed urban streets. A flash of lightning. A scruffy lad sees a woman bounce desperately from a horse-drawn carriage in a useless try and break out her captors. Can the lad stand via and permit her be stuck back? after all now not, simply because he's... Dodger.

Seventeen-year-old Dodger could be a road urchin, yet he gleans a dwelling from London's sewers, and he understands a jewel while he sees one. He's now not approximately to permit whatever occur to the unknown girl--not no matter if her destiny affects the most robust humans in England.

From Dodger's come upon with the mad barber Sweeney Todd to his conferences with the good author Charles Dickens and the calculating flesh presser Benjamin Disraeli, background and myth intertwine in a wide ranging account of experience and mystery.

Beloved and bestselling writer Sir Terry Pratchett combines excessive comedy with deep knowledge during this story of an unforeseen coming-of-age and one outstanding boy's upward push in a fancy and engaging international.

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Clockwork Prince (Shadowhunters: The Infernal Devices, Book by Cassandra Clare

By Cassandra Clare

Moment within the ny instances bestselling city delusion sequence set in Victorian London.

Love and lies can corrupt even the purest heart... within the magical underworld of Victorian London, Tessa grey reveals her center drawn an increasing number of to Jem, whereas her wish for Will, regardless of his darkish moods, maintains to unsettle her. yet whatever is altering in Will - the wall he has outfitted round himself is crumbling. may discovering the Magister loose Will from his secrets and techniques and provides Tessa the solutions approximately who she is and what she was once born to do? As their harmful look for the reality leads the 3 pals into peril, Tessa's middle is ever extra torn, specifically whilst considered one of their very own betrays them...

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Cold City (Repairman Jack: The Early Years, Book 1) by F. Paul Wilson

By F. Paul Wilson

The 1st of 3 Repairman Jack prequels, revealing the prior of 1 of the preferred characters in modern darkish delusion: a self-styled "fix-it" guy who's no stranger to the macabre or the supernatural, employed by means of victimized those that don't have any one else to show to.

We subscribe to Jack a couple of months after his arrival in long island urban. He doesn't personal a gun but, although he's already attached with Abe. quickly he'll meet Julio and the Mikulski brothers. He runs afoul of a few Dominicans, lands up on the East facet Marriott the evening Meir Kahane is shot, will get at the undesirable facet of a few Arabs, starts off a sizzling affair, and disrupts the smuggling of preteen intercourse slaves.

And that's simply booklet One.

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Jungs to go by Lisa Aldin

By Lisa Aldin

Tonis absolut verrückter Jungsverleih
Mädchen sind einfach nicht so Toni Valentines Ding. In ihrer alten Jungs-Clique fühlt sich die Siebzehnjährige viel wohler als in der Gesellschaft ihrer sorgfältig gestylten neuen Klassenkameradinnen der exklusiven Mädchenschule. Außerdem versteht sie Jungs viel besser. Als eine ihrer Mitschülerinnen Liebeskummer hat, weiß sie sofort: guy muss den Treulosen eifersüchtig machen! Und Kerle dafür hat Toni ja praktischerweise an der Hand. Kurz entschlossen vermietet sie einen ihrer Jungsfreunde zum einmaligen Date. Der Plan wird ein voller Erfolg – und Toni kurz darauf Inhaberin einer gefragten Schein-Date-Agentur. Bis sie sich selbst verliebt und damit nicht nur ihre Geschäftsidee, sondern auch ihren Seelenfrieden ernsthaft gefährdet …

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El teorema Katherine by John Green

By John Green

Según Colin Singleton existen dos tipos de personality: los que dejan y los que son dejados. Él, sin duda, pertenece al segundo. Su última ex, Katherine XIX, no es una reina, sino los angeles Katherine número diecinueve, que le ha roto el corazón. Para escapar de su mal de amores, y con el propósito de hallar un teorema que explique l. a. maldición de las Katherine, Colin emprende junto a su amigo Hassan una aventura que le llevará a Gutshot, un pueblecito de Tennessee, y a los angeles sospecha de que en l. a. vida los angeles inteligencia no siempre es l. a. mejor compañera de viaje.

John eco-friendly, el autor de Bajo los angeles misma estrella, nos regala una historia tocada por los angeles emoción de un street journey, en una trama que combina de forma magistral golpes de humor, brillantes reflexiones sobre el amor y diálogos cargados de vida.

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Spectyr (Book of the Order, Book 2) by Philippa Ballantine

By Philippa Ballantine

The second one novel in Ballantine's sequence. In a realm of mystics and magic, the Order of Deacons stands among the right here and now and the Otherside. Its challenge is to guard the voters of the Empire from malevolent geists--no topic the place or when...

Though the most robust Deacons, Sorcha Faris has a tarnished recognition to beat, that is why she jumps on the likelihood to enquire a string of murders within the unique urban of Orithal. however it is there that her lover, the shapeshifting rival to the throne, is focused by way of a merciless and vengeful goddess, unwittingly unleashed via the Emperor's sister.

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