... stubble and the early grass, The slimy pools –the dead men stank through all,
Pungent and sharp; as bodies loomed before, And as we passed, they stank:
thendulled away To thatvague fœtor, all encompassing, Infecting earth and air.
Author: Dominic Hibberd
Publisher: Hachette UK
They passed finally into Pohorir itself on a day as cold and clear as any day from
the first winter of the world. The trade town of Enchar lay just to the east, at the
base of the mountains. They were still high in the mountains here, and ice had ...
Author: Rachel Neumeier
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
The letter itself moves seamlessly from his struggle to understand the Middle
Ages to his present dismay, the nagging sense that he, like Malory, lives in a
world where the center will not hold: “we are as unconsciously savage and as ...
Author: John Steinbeck
Certainly [Anderson] put a lot of thought into this novel and he’s achieved something worthwhile and exhilarating.” —SFReviews.net Twilight World After the nuclear holocaust of World War III, humanity has to rebuild in the midst of ...
Author: Poul Anderson
Publisher: Open Road Media
GETTING BY Many of the men I know who are out of college and working have
accepted the world. I fear they will become what Herbert Marcuse years ago
called the “one- dimensional man.” “The government will take care of the
Author: Robert Klein Engler
For the briefest of moments he was aware of a colossal boom, and then the world
went silent with a sharp pain in his head. The first coherent thought Tal had was
that he must be dead. But no, he still felt pain, and that suggested that he still ...
Author: Nik Heikkilä
Publisher: Nik Heikkilä
Now Aapeli is telling stories. and Rauna is laughing, and she glides over the
snow as if on rails. and the world is set to rights. Rauna asks how he knows all
these stories. and Aapeli tells her they are the stories he can't tell his
Author: Jan Costin Wagner
Publisher: Random House
Millions will be stricken down by this man of violence who will bestride the world
like a Colossus. He will arise on this coast and on yonder coast. He will arise in
the north and arise in the south. Even the very elect of God will bend at his feet.
Publisher: Berwyn Mountain Press
They struck back blindly and ever more viciously at the Volunteers, while denying
to the world that they were striking back at all. They'd lost control of Ireland,
though they wouldn't admit it; and as the year passed, they seemed at times to be
Author: Gerard Whelan
Publisher: The O'Brien Press
When Crimpy Chickens still roamed the earth? I was pretty sure ... My kids cannot
imagine a world without muesli bars, or cheese strings, or yogurt you squirt from
a tube, or fruit you can roll into a single, cigarette-size cavity ripper. In my day ...
Author: Susan Maushart
Category: Biography & Autobiography
latry , to convert the world into a society of Pagan Christians . * We have also
remarked upon the introduction of altars into the churches , upon the practice
prevailing in it of turning towards the East , bowing to the altar , repeating prayers
Author: Israel WORSLEY
That damned can of World Gourmet nuts. Her reward for saving the production
from her boss's incompetence. The year before, everybody received a check in a
holiday envelope, but last year they received brightly wrapped cans of mixed nuts
Author: Chris Bauer
Publisher: Untreed Reads
... for the word of God and the testimony of Jesus Christ , loved not their lives unto
the death , who in the fearless preaching of Christ ' s pure Gospel , and by the
clear testimony of a holy and loving life , shone as lights in the world , . and who
Author: Manchester diocesan Church assoc
Desalination plants throughout the world had meant that no-one went without
water at any time and even the old-fashioned reservoir system for storing water
had been improved with the scientists' ability to control the weather within the
Author: Malcolm J. Brooks
But however desolate things were, this was a part of the world I would not be
likely to see again, so I made the most of it. The Chichi Railway line was an
anachronism in the high tech world of modern Taiwan; a reminder of a simpler
but less ...
Author: Mel Atkey
Category: Circus performers
She had experienced moments that she called “lapses in time and judgment,”
which invariably occurred when there seemed to be nothing and no one in the
world to live for. In particular, how could she live without the man she loved?
Author: Nancy Salama
Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing
... this world, one mustact manyroles. Richard was notas enthusiastic asIto go. He
was afraid thegentlemen onthetrip would treat us poorly. Why, Richard reasoned,
should we get on a ship to be treated poorly in close quarters when we could ...
Author: Elizabeth Massie
Publisher: Tor Teen
Category: Young Adult Fiction