Approximately 200,000 years ago, as modern humans began to radiate out from their evolutionary birthplace in Africa, Neanderthals were already thriving in Europe - descendants of a much earlier migration of the African genus Homo. But when modern humans eventually made their way to Europe 45,000 years ago, Neanderthals suddenly vanished.
"This is Popular Science -- No Dramatic Rendering Necessary"
Cheryl has never been the right kind of country-club wife. She's always felt like an outsider, and now, in her midforties - facing the harsh realities of aging while her marriage disintegrates and her troubled stepson, Teddy, is kicked out of college - she feels cast adrift by the sparkling seaside community of Little Neck Cove, Connecticut. So when Teddy shows up at home just as a storm brewing off the coast threatens to destroy the precarious safe haven of the cove, she joins him in an epic downward spiral.
Nearly two centuries after a human colony is abandoned on an alien planet, the two races have reached a tenacious peace agreement. But when the human ship returns unexpectedly, both governments are thrown into chaos.
"The Art of Negotiating with Aliens"
Hal and the Herons have done the impossible. This group of outsiders has beaten out the strongest, most skilled young warriors in all of Skandia to win the Brotherband competition. But their celebration comes to an abrupt end when the Skandians' most sacred artifact, the Andomal, is stolen - and the Herons are to blame. To find redemption they must track down the thief, Zavac, and recover the Andomal. But that means traversing stormy seas, surviving a bitter winter, and battling a group of deadly pirates.
"First battle for the young Brotherband"
The Resistance still fights the invaders, but they are nothing more than an annoyance to the Illyri, an alien race of superior technology and military strength. When caught, the young rebels are conscripted. Part soldiers, part hostages, they join the Brigades, sent to fight at the edges of the growing Illyri Empire.
Rough Sex with the Home Invaders: Mom and the Virgin Sisters Reluctant Abduction and Pregnancy, tells the story of a sexy 18 -year-old virgin woman who finds herself in a sexual predicament she never really expected to be in. Within a short period of time, she finds herself abducted and deflowered, but the fun is not over yet!
"I don't have any idea what this person saying"
The Earth has been invaded by the Illyri, a beautiful, civilized, yet ruthless alien race. Humanity has been conquered, but still it fights the invaders. The Resistance grows stronger, for it is the young people of Earth who battle the Illyri.
Hal and the Herons have done the impossible. This group of outsiders has beaten out the strongest, most skilled young warriors in all of Skandia to win the Brotherband competition. But their celebration comes to an abrupt end when the Skandians' most sacred artifact, the Andomal, is stolen--and the Herons are to blame. To find redemption they must track down the thief Zavac and recover the Andomal. But that means traversing stormy seas, surviving a bitter winter, and battling a group of deadly pirates.
"An excellent adventure"
Earth does not exist. Or so they want you to believe. Who are they and what do they want? They are the Voltarians of Voltar - an empire 110 planets strong. They are already among us. And the invasion is about to begin…. Or is it? The truth is far more sinister. It's the end of the world as you know it…and the beginning of one of the most spectacular, thought-provoking, and wildly inventive works of science fiction and espionage of our time.
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Milked by the Home Invader: Impregnating Virgin Sisters, tells the story of a sexy 18-year-old virgin who finds herself reluctantly abducted and having sex with a strange man that she does not know. After their first sexual encounter is completed, she returns home and soon finds that he wants more from her - and other members of her family. As the women of the house are impregnated, they bond with the man who changed their lives and find their breasts milked!
The alien spaceship was unthinkably huge, enormously powerful, apparently irresistible. It came from the void and settled on Earth, striking awe into the hearts of all who saw it. Its mission, however, was not conquest - but a call for help!
"Great story, Aweful Narration"
Cumming Deep Inside the Virgin Babysitter: Bred and Impregnated by the Home Invaders tells the story of a sexy 18 year old virgin babysitter who encounters a group of men who broke into the house she is staying at. Luckily for the men, she is horny and ready to please them all, however, as their sexual encounter begins, the children's 20 year old virgin sister comes home and also decides to participate in the festivities! Both women are soon thereafter given the gift that lasts a lifetime - new babies to love!
The start of an epic new series from bestselling author John Connolly, and Jennifer Ridyard. For fans of The 5th Wave and I Am Number Four. Earth is no longer ours. It is ruled by the Illyri, a beautiful, civilised yet ruthless alien species. But humankind has not given up the fight, and Paul Kerr is one of a new generation of young Resistance leaders waging war on the invaders. Syl Hellais is the first of the Illyri to be born on Earth.
Part two of a multi-part series with distinguished actors, directors, writers, composers, and special effects mavens examining the history of the horror, fantasy, and science fiction films from the groundbreaking silent 1920s through the Golden Age of Universal, the Silver Age of Hammer and up through the 1980s and beyond. Mutants, Space Invaders and Drive-Ins takes you into the 1950s and the Golden Age of Sci-Fi films.
Empire is the second novel in the epic Chronicles of the Invaders trilogy by John Connolly and Jennifer Ridyard, following Conquest. As captivating as Pittacus Lore's I Am Number Four; as vividly realised as Veronica Roth's Divergent. She is the trophy of a civilization at war with itself. He is its rebel captive. Separated by millions of light years, they will fight to be united. And they will risk everything to make their world - all worlds - right again.
Who is Elvira Bladon? All Adam knows is that she's blonde, American, and stunning - with a gift for making him look foolish. She has been snooping around at The Sanctuary, the centre for birds of prey where Adam works. He knows he has to find out more about her before she can cause even more trouble there. But then Adam's boss is hospitalised, and Adam has to take his place on a trip to Turkey and the United States. But violence and blackmail plague his progress, and Adam's life is soon threatened.
Eek and Ack, two alien brothers from another galaxy, spend the afternoon conquering Earth.
In this story, set some time in the future, Varon, a pirate, breaks into the strongroom of the planet Zeron and manages to steal one of the most valuable items in the universe. Then he is trapped, unable to return to his spaceship, until Lucky arrives. But Omega has his own reasons for helping.
Have you been told to use mothballs to repel pests? You Bet Your Garden host Mike McGrath reveals why those toxic-and ineffective-little cancer bombs are the worst way to deal with unwelcome invaders. Plus fabulous phone calls, tips and tricks - all chemical free, of course.
An epidemic strikes the United States, plunging the country into chaos. New York Times medical reporter Denise Grady uses this scenario, taken from the pages of a U.S. government report, as the starting point for a journey into the gripping world of emerging diseases. Grady explores the realities of health care in the developing world, and its potential effects on our own welfare. This is a fascinating look at the health dangers we face in a global society