Vengeful

In a genre that tends toward the flippant or pretentious, this is a rare superhero novel as epic and gripping as any classic comic.

Author: V. E. Schwab

Publisher: Tor Books

ISBN: 0765387549

Category: Fiction

Page: 402

View: 673

*NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER* *2018 GOOD READS CHOICE AWARD WINNER FOR BEST SCIENCE FICTION CATEGORY* A super-powered collision of extraordinary minds and vengeful intentions—#1 New York Times bestselling author V. E. Schwab returns with the thrilling follow-up to Vicious. Magneto and Professor X. Superman and Lex Luthor. Victor Vale and Eli Ever. Sydney and Serena Clarke. Great partnerships, now soured on the vine. But Marcella Riggins needs no one. Flush from her brush with death, she’s finally gained the control she’s always sought—and will use her new-found power to bring the city of Merit to its knees. She’ll do whatever it takes, collecting her own sidekicks, and leveraging the two most infamous EOs, Victor Vale and Eli Ever, against each other. With Marcella's rise, new enmities create opportunity--and the stage of Merit City will once again be set for a final, terrible reckoning. Entertainment Weekly's 27 Female Authors Who Rule Sci-Fi and Fantasy Right Now “Readers won't be able to put down this dark and riveting tale of power and revenge.”—Kirkus Reviews, starred Praise for Vicious “Schwab's characters feel vital and real, never reduced to simple archetypes...In a genre that tends toward the flippant or pretentious, this is a rare superhero novel as epic and gripping as any classic comic. Schwab's tale of betrayal, self-hatred, and survival will resonate with superhero fans as well as readers who have never heard of Charles Xavier or Victor von Doom.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review) "V. E. Schwab's Vicious is the superhero novel I've been waiting for: fresh, merciless, and yes, vicious. Wow."—Mira Grant, New York Times bestselling author of Blackout Villians #1 Vicious #2 Vengeful "Warm Up" (short story) At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

The Vengeful Djinn

If you fear one thing in life, fear the djinn. This groundbreaking book presents the findings of Rosemary Ellen Guiley and Philip J. Imbrogno's investigation into the powerful and mysterious interdimensional beings known as djinn or genies.

Author: Rosemary Ellen Guiley

Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide

ISBN: 0738728810

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 288

View: 819

If you fear one thing in life, fear the djinn. This groundbreaking book presents the findings of Rosemary Ellen Guiley and Philip J. Imbrogno’s investigation into the powerful and mysterious interdimensional beings known as djinn or genies. It reveals what the djinn are, where they can be found—and their hidden agenda against the human race. Working with material compiled from a variety of sources—including their own case files, Middle Eastern lore, the Qur’an, teachings of Islamic scholars, and the latest theories in quantum physics—the authors explore the relationship between the djinn, demons, fairies, shadow people, and extraterrestrials. They discuss the military’s interest in these clandestine beings, offer eyewitness accounts of modern human encounters with the djinn, and reveal the location of interdimensional entry points in North America.

These Vengeful Hearts

A thrilling novel about a secret society and the dangers that lie in wait for anyone brave enough to join—perfect for fans of Karen M. McManus, Kara Thomas, and Maureen Johnson.

Author: Katherine Laurin

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1488069360

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 304

View: 154

A thrilling novel about a secret society and the dangers that lie in wait for anyone brave enough to join—perfect for fans of Karen M. McManus, Kara Thomas, and Maureen Johnson. Whenever something scandalous happens at Heller High, the Red Court is the name on everyone’s lips. Its members deal out social ruin and favors in equal measure, their true identities known only by their leader: the Queen of Hearts. Ember Williams has seen firsthand the damage the Red Court can do. Now, she’s determined to hold the organization accountable by taking it down from the inside. But will the cost of revenge be more than she’s willing to sacrifice?

A Vengeful Longing

Author: R. N. Morris

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Detective and mystery stories

Page: 317

View: 257

Following in the footsteps of the highly acclaimed novel "The Gentle Axe, A Vengeful Longing" features the detective Porfiry Petrovich in another atmospheric and gripping slice of 19th-century Russia.

The Vengeful Wife and Other Blackfoot Stories

Notes I THE VENGEFUL WIFE 23. Adapted from " Woman's Revenge . " 24. John Maclean , Canadian Savage Folk , 1. The date is based upon information pro- 312 . vided to George Bird Grinnell that a daughter 25. This tale has been recorded ...

Author: Hugh Aylmer Dempsey

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN: 9780806137711

Category: History

Page: 282

View: 737

The Vengeful Wife and Other Blackfoot Stories by historian Hugh A. Dempsey presents tales from the Blackfoot tribe of the plains of northern Montana and southern Alberta. Drawn from Dempsey’s fifty years of interviewing tribal elders and sifting through archives, the stories are about warfare, hunting, ceremonies, sexuality, the supernatural, and captivity, and they reflect the Blackfoot worldview and beliefs.

A Vengeful Spirit

Author: Lizzy Armentrout

Publisher: Tate Publishing

ISBN: 1607994844

Category: Fiction

Page: 264

View: 527

Shelly Gale dreaded the phone call she had to make. Her student, Tucker, was falling behind in school, and his parents needed to know about it. The phone rang and rang. Finally, she heard someone pick up but could barely hear him speaking. 'Hello? Tucker? Is that you? Why are you whispering?' 'Oh, Miss Gale'-he said, his voice interrupted with huge sobs and hiccupping-'please come and help me. There's-' Shelly heard the click of his phone hanging up. 'Tucker? Tucker!' " Pilotview was a quiet, peaceful town where nothing much happened...until now. As a series of shocking events unfold, Shelly finds herself entangled in the search for answers. Why is someone targeting Tucker's family? What could a twelve-year-old have done to bring such terror to his home? What evil is plaguing the Irvins and turning Pilotview upside down? "A Vengeful Spirit" is a fast-paced and thrilling suspense novel that will keep readers busy turning pages as they follow Shelly in her perilous quest to uncover the truth.

The Vengeful Virgin

Eighteen-year-old Shirley Angela conspires with her lover to murder her wealthy, dying stepfather and steal his money, a scheme that turns disastrous when jealousy and betrayal come into play.

Author: Gil Brewer

Publisher: Hardcase Crime

ISBN: 9780857683748

Category: Fiction

Page: 220

View: 708

Eighteen-year-old Shirley Angela conspires with her lover to murder her wealthy, dying stepfather and steal his money, a scheme that turns disastrous when jealousy and betrayal come into play.

Vengeful

I just came over the bridge. What are you planning on doing?” “I'm going to chill with my mother for a minute.” DR turns the corner, making his way down his block. Knowing DR's mother the way he does, Trick-Trick says, “She's — 41 VENGEFUL.

Author: Taino Domingo

Publisher: FriesenPress

ISBN: 1525517376

Category: Fiction

Page: 120

View: 750

Cielo is a gorgeous legal assistant whose life changes when she walks into a New York prison to help represent a reformed drug dealer. D.R envisions success beyond bars, and one visit with Cielo gives him another reason to dream about prosperity after prison. But by the time D.R is free, Cielo is mentally imprisoned by a terrifying secret that has caused her to drop out of law school engage in a fast life of clubs, drugs and hopelessness. When D.R crosses path with her, he still sees the intellect, beauty and strength he has yet to find in a woman. Although Cielo can mask her secret from D.R, she is unable to hide from the reality that she is sinking deeper into and D.R may be her savior. As feelings for him intensify, she must decide if her fear of rejection is worth sacrificing true love.

Vengeful

Vengeful Hardback edition ISBN: 9781785652486 E-book edition ISBN: 9781785652493 Published by Titan Books A division of Titan Publishing Group Ltd 144 Southwark Street, London SE1 0UP www.titanbooks.com First Titan edition: September ...

Author: V.E. Schwab

Publisher: Titan Books

ISBN: 1785652494

Category: Fiction

Page: 592

View: 102

A super-powered collision of extraordinary minds and vengeful intentions—V. E. Schwab returns with the thrilling follow-up to Vicious. Magneto and Professor X. Superman and Lex Luthor. Victor Vale and Eli Ever. Sydney and Serena Clarke. Great partnerships, now soured on the vine. But Marcella Riggins needs no one. Flush from her brush with death, she’s finally gained the control she’s always sought—and will use her newfound power to bring the city of Merit to its knees. She’ll do whatever it takes, collecting her own sidekicks, and leveraging the two most infamous EOs, Victor Vale and Eli Ever, against each other once more. With Marcella’s rise, new enmities create opportunity—and the stage of Merit City will once again be set for a final, terrible reckoning.

SURRENDERING TO THE VENGEFUL ITALIAN

Acting as his girlfriend is what I have to do to protect my family… "Pretend to be my girlfriend and I’ll give you a second chance.

Author: Masami Hoshino

Publisher: Harlequin / SB Creative

ISBN: 4596035547

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page:

View: 932

Acting as his girlfriend is what I have to do to protect my family… "Pretend to be my girlfriend and I’ll give you a second chance." Hearing these cold words uttered by her ex, Leo, Helena is at a loss as to what to do. Seven years ago, her father forced them to end their relationship and she was left alone to give birth to a stillborn son. Now she must push aside her painful past to confront Leo in hopes of stopping him from taking over her father’s company. But what Helena doesn’t know is that Leo has every right to seek revenge on her father…

Vengeful Ghost

For Kids and Adults, Scary Story Book, Graphic Novels Jeth Thrill Gimon. HORROR SCARY AND Vengeful Ghost Vengeful Ghost Walking hand in hand down the empty hallway. Front Cover.

Author: Jeth Thrill Gimon

Publisher: Jeth Thrill Gimon

ISBN:

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page:

View: 751

Chilling Story Walking hand in hand down the empty hallway of the dormitory, ran and Momo were on their way to the toilet at the end of the hallway Momotaro trembling squeezed runs hand as she anxiously asked Ron to turn around. Being able to feel and see ghosts mama were always frightened by their presence every time she became aware of them. The past two years the school dormitory had been renovated. All of the rooms were equipped with bathrooms service students rarely went to the specific public bathroom at the end of the corridor. Momo was worried that they would be ghosts, so she tried to persuade Ron to go back to that dorm room.

Vengeful King

VENGEFUL KING Retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be, especially when the world begins falling apart the moment you step away. King Ronin doesn't know what to do with himself after handing the throne down.

Author: Mary E. Twomey

Publisher: Mary E. Twomey, LLC

ISBN:

Category: Fiction

Page: 350

View: 439

Retirement isn’t all it’s cracked up to be, especially when the world begins falling apart the moment you step away. King Ronin doesn’t know what to do with himself after handing the throne down. After one of his parties takes a deadly turn, he realizes his role in leading the territory might not be over yet. With a mysterious poison that kills vampires working its way through Drexdenberg, Ronin knows he must do something to protect the people he spent a century serving. Taking a job bartending job helps Adeline pay the bills, but when Ronin’s party gets out of hand, she’s reminded of the harsh realities of how hard life is—being one of the few shifters in vampire territory, and a single mom on top of it. Though the policy to integrate the races seemed like a good idea, Adeline quickly realizes that more than just her life might be at stake if she stays in Ronin’s circle. While remaining in enemy territory seems like an impossible feat, leaving Ronin’s charming smile is a fate Adeline is unwilling to suffer. If you like Veronica Roth, Bella Forrest, and first kisses with the possibility of more, you’ll love this urban fantasy romance series with a dystopian edge. One-Click this royal paranormal romance series written by USA Today Bestselling Author Mary E. Twomey today! Google Keywords: paranormal romance, royal romance, shifter romance, vampire romance, dragons and mythical creatures, dragon romance dystopian romance

Vengeful Vows

In Vengeful Vows, Peyton Earnshaw is a successful features journalist with a difficult past and revenge on her mind. Galen Horvath, CEO of Horvath Hotels and Resorts, is a knight in shining armor whose focus is on protecting his family ...

Author: Yvonne Lindsay

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1488046514

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 631

USA TODAY Bestselling Author When she says “I do,” her plan is set in motion… An arranged marriage to Galen Horvath is step one in Peyton Earnshaw’s revenge against his family. For his part, the CEO only agreed to an arranged marriage to provide a stable home for his young ward. When desire ignites between them, Peyton starts to dream of a future with Galen. But what will happen when her secrets resurface?

Vengeful Spirits

Sandy Wolters. Vengeful Spirits by Sandy Wolters Spirit Voices, Book 3 This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and Vengeful Spirits.

Author: Sandy Wolters

Publisher: The Wild Rose Press Inc

ISBN: 1509232753

Category: Fiction

Page: 228

View: 781

Nathan Gordon has been hired by a ranch owner to find his missing cowboys, and to also investigate several mysterious animal mutilations. The job brings him closer to the beautiful Navajo Medicine woman he fell in love with at first sight. Yet, he can't quite bring himself to believe in some of their rituals. Not to mention terrifying spirits. Bright Flower has known since she was a child, Nathan is the man she is destined to marry. However convincing her grandfather is harder than she thought it would be. Just when she and Nathan have his blessing, malevolent Skinwalkers target their loved ones, and threaten to take away all she and Nathan hold dear. The battle they wage could end in a living hell, sending Nathan and Bright Flower to a fate worse than death.

A Vengeful Deception

When Anna Sands finds herself stranded alone with Gideon Strange she can't resist his intense seduction.

Author: Lee Wilkinson

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 9781426886539

Category: Fiction

Page: 192

View: 605

When Anna Sands finds herself stranded alone with Gideon Strange she can't resist his intense seduction. But through their haze of passion Anna senses she's playing with a dangerous desire.... Gideon can't believe how innocent Anna looks! He's sure he knows the real woman underneath, the gold digger, the seductress.... Gideon realizes he shouldn't get close, but he's going to make Anna pay for her crimes—in his bed!

Vengeful Victims

One lady at a time is sent in after Cal makes sure that nobody is inside. Judith goes in last and tries to figure out some way of 187 VENGEFUL VICTIMS.

Author: Ken Havlicek

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 9781456719791

Category: Fiction

Page: 284

View: 725

This book is about a group of older apartment dwellers whose lives are all about to be turned upside down in a matter of weeks. The trouble starts when a much younger crowd begin harassing the old folks on Archer lane. Every single day brings more problems as the young punks cross paths with all of the elderly victims in this modern day novel! The police just can`t seem to do a thing, so now all of the old retirees must all come together just to try and beat these thugs at their own game. Follow all of the twists and turns as each old couple plan their next move on this crazy roller coaster ride. In the end, who will prevail? Will it be the young hoodlums from down the road, or all of the old people just trying to find some peace and quiet in the short time that they still have left?

Vengeful Magic

For a moment, Alex hung in the dark, and then feeling the vengeful spirits once more, he returned to his body with such speed that his breath left him. He opened his eyes to find Avery staring at him with surprise and relief.

Author: TJ Green

Publisher: Mountolive Publishing

ISBN: 199004719X

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

View: 590

When lost treasure is discovered, supernatural creatures unleash violence across Cornwall. Midsummer is approaching and Avery, Alex, and the White Haven witches, are making plans to celebrate Litha, but everything stops when paranormal activities cause havoc. Smuggler's gold is found that dates back centuries, and a strange chain of events is set in motion; Newton needs magical help. The witches find they are pitted against a deadly enemy, and they need the Cornwall Coven. But not all are happy to help - a few members have never accepted White Haven, and their enmity puts everyone in danger. Some things are meant to stay buried... If you love magic, myths and the occult, you’ll love this next installment! Grab the eighth book in the White Haven Witches series now!

Vengeful Spectre

Within the hour the men of the Las Vegas Metro Police Department were on the plane headed home, Scott looking forward to Dee's special dinner. CHAPTER EIGHTEEN Y My mother always told me that the 114 Vengeful Spectre.

Author: Bea Fogelman

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595144535

Category: Fiction

Page: 260

View: 640

The story you are about to read is sexual and violent. It is a tale of passion, incest, rape and murder…and the ghosts of a young mother and child…that send two detectives on a chase from Las Vegas to Montana, Idaho and Calgary in Canada. It is also a story about love and marriage as told by Dee Davidson, a Las Vegas real estate Broker, entwined with the life and death of one of her clients, Ed Greer, a prominent Director of film, in his struggle with AIDS. Vengeful Spectre guides the reader into the psychic, spiritual world and exposes the passionate needs of the human race.

Vengeful Impulse

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Author: Robert Chadwick

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595278760

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 72

View: 830

As a young boy, Johnny loses his parents. As Johnny grows, so does his revenge on how to get rid of people who miss treat him. It starts with Johnny watching small insects and how they eat their prey. When he is a young adult, he finds himself alone and working hard to live on his own. Johnny then gets rid of people he sees as useless in his world to bigger animals, such as the tigers he cares for at the safari park. He then finds himself on the run from the law and still killing. The alligators he seeks to do his killings are no fun. Johnny finds another safari park with tigers and a new identity to work under. It is a while before the law catches up with his false identity. In the end is Johnny over come by the tigers or does he escape once again?

Vengeful Creditor

Vengeful Creditor from Girls at War and Other Stories by Chinua Achebe A Vintage Short Vintage Books A Division of Penguin Random House LLC New York Copyright © 1971 by Chinua Achebe All rights reserved. Published.

Author: Chinua Achebe

Publisher: Vintage

ISBN: 1101973188

Category: Fiction

Page: 19

View: 249

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection Mrs. Emenike resents that her husband drives a Mercedes while she is relegated the “noisy Fiat,” and she loathes the words “free primary education,” a new government initiative for which three of her servants have abandoned her. But, when the program is recalled, ten-year-old Vero, whose hopes of going to school have been dashed, is Mrs. Emenike’s next willing recruit—young, innocent, and desperate to do anything and everything she must to earn an education. In this masterful story by “the father of Nigerian writing,” Chinua Achebe portrays the devastating injustice done to young women by government corruption and wealth inequality. Selected from Achebe’s much-lauded collection of short fiction, Girls at War. An ebook short.