Grad student and cocktail waitress Evelyn Merkholtz has plenty to deal with. Too much to deal with, actually. So when her runaway best friend calls with a mysterious and urgent request to join her in Scotland, she is secretly more than happy to drop everything and oblige. When she gets there, Evelyn discovers that she is faced with an ancient curse, an adorably hunky villager, and a super hot (but possibly murderous) Highland warrior from the 18th century.
1867: After being fired from her latest variety hall engagement, Ophelia acts her way into a lady's maid position for a crass American millionaire. But when her new job whisks her off to a foreboding castle straight out of a Grimm tale, she begins to wonder if her fast-talking ways might have been too hasty. The vast grounds contain the suspected remains of Snow White's cottage, along with a disturbing dwarf skeleton.
There are books of horror so terrifying that you can't put it down for fear that the terrors will remain in your subconscious forever. Welcome to 10 Macabre Tales vol 2 within these pages, horror's freshest voice brings you ten chilling tales from the darkest depths of the human psyche. There are ten tales guaranteed to make your heart pound, your breathing shake, and your nose to turn up in disgust at the unspeakable events.
I sat in church listening to a charismatic preacher proclaiming the Word of God in an enthusiastic fashion. I was fascinated by the amount of Bible quotations he reeled off in his one-hour message! I was surprised by the fact that though I was a new believer - having been in Christ for just two years - I could complete some of the scriptures he quoted.
A creepy anthology of 25 of the most hauntingly scary ghost stories ever written. 1.Afterward by Edith Wharton 2. Bagnell Terrace by E. F. Benson 3.His Brother’s Keeper by W. W. Jacobs 4.A Coincidence by A. J. Alan 5.The Confession of Charles Linkworth by E. F. Benson 6.The Death Mask by H. D. Everett 7.The Room in the Tower by E. F. Benson 8.The Furnished Room by O. Henry 9.The Thing in the Hall by E. F. Benson 10.The Eyes by Edith Wharton 11. The Wind in the Portico by John Buchan.
Born a slave and kept functionally illiterate until he escaped at age 19, William Wells Brown (1814-1884) went on to become a foundational figure of African American literature. This Library of America edition brings together all his groundbreaking works for the first time: the memoirs Narrative of William W. Brown and My Southern Home, recounting his childhood as a slave, his flight to freedom, and his experience of the contradictions of Reconstruction.
This Akashic Records guided hypnosis program was designed to assist the listener in achieving heightened states of consciousness, accessing their intuition, and getting in touch with universal wisdom. The hypnosis induction features isochronic tones which are a form of brainwave entrainment to help achieve deeper relaxation. Also included within this program is an extended affirmations track, a meditation track and as an extra bonus, an exciting and powerful drum journey, bodywork track.
Usually, first dates are spent in places where you can sit and talk with your date in order to know each other better. Some go to the movies, have some coffee at the local coffee house, or dine in an expensive restaurant so as to impress their dates. Dates like these just need a little jump-start to be more effective. Try adding some adventure or do a set of enjoyable activities together in order to have fun with your dates.
A short story for kids of all ages.
In a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town’s water supply, causing the worst “cancer cluster” in history. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will one day either approve the verdict or reverse it. Who are the nine? How will they vote? Can one be replaced before the case is ultimately decided?
Thanks to the curse of foresight, Dr. Kayara Ingham has had a vision of her husband's death. While she desperately tries to avert the grim future, she meets a mysterious Osiris Corporation man who gives her an impossible ultimatum. When Kay is forced to choose, she learns that Osiris Corporation is not what it seems. The company is made up of a people that call themselves the Architects of Lore and, like many powerful organisations, their reach is extensive; one might say inescapable.
William Faulkner has a reputation as a "difficult" author - but he doesn't have to be! With this new guide, As I Lay Dying can be easy to understand. Included are: a thorough description of all the characters, a chapter-by-chapter summary and commentary on the story, a biography of Faulkner, and much more. This guide is guaranteed to help you be an expert on As I Lay Dying - all in a concise and enjoyable format.
Kyle McAvoy grew up in his father’s small-town law office in York, Pennsylvania. He excelled in college, was elected editor-in-chief of The Yale Law Journal, and his future has limitless potential. But Kyle has a secret, a dark one, an episode from college that he has tried to forget. The secret, though, falls into the hands of the wrong people, and Kyle is forced to take a job he doesn’t want - even though it’s a job most law students can only dream about.
Inspector Victoria Rhodes works long hours as one of the last clean cops on San Francisco's crumbling police force. When a double murder claims the life of a city prosecutor in the exclusive covenant community of Atlantis, Rhodes is assigned as liaison between the SFPD investigation and the investigation run by the private security force known as the ASM.
With its convenient format, AudioLearn fits your busy lifestyle, enabling you to study anywhere. anytime. Best of all, you'll significantly increase learning and retention with AudioLearn's proven study format.
Learn How To Close The Deal And Make Sales Like A Killer! Are You Ready To Become A Master Salesmen? You've Come To The Right Place. If you want to become a master salesmen like Belfort & the other most influential, successful salesmen in the world you need to listen to this book…
Introducing GMAT Vocabulary 3000: The most comprehensive audio course for GMAT Vocabulary on the market. Learn how to master proper spelling, pronunciation, definitions, synonyms/antonyms through the use of these unique audio exercises. There are three levels (Easy, Medium & Difficult) that each consist of 10 powerful exercises covering 100 words each. You'll discover high-frequency words that have appeared in previous GMAT exams, increasing your chance for better test results!
Greece: Greece has always had a charm that enchanted the world since the ancient times. The birthplace of Greek mythology, ancient Greek civilization, and Greek philosophy, society and culture, this country has greatly influenced both the ancient and the modern world. This country is also one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. It has numerous ruins and archaeological sites, which gave modern societies a glimpse of how complex and advanced Ancient Greek society really was.
Honey is a precious little girl who is excessively optimistic, sincere, and sympathetic. Honey maintains a positive outlook on life when surrounded by negative situations. This heartwarming story will make you giggle and cry as you sneak a peek into her world, real and imaginary. Her philosophy on life stems from her Mama's advice, which Honey turned into amusing witticisms.
The two short stories within tell tales of Moncrieff the steampunk vampire who must defend his castle from the British, and of Eckta, a disgraced alien who is desperate to prove to himself that he is unlike his father.