What if the H7N9 vaccination wasn't just a preventative measure against swine flu? It seemed like the flu came out of nowhere and yet, in no time at all the government manufactured a vaccination. Were lab workers diligent, or could the virus itself have been man-made? Chase McKinney works as a dispatcher at 9-1-1. Taking emergency calls, it becomes immediately obvious that the entire city is infected with the walking dead. His first goal is to reach and save his two children.
Thomas Ironcutter is a hard drinking, cigar smoking, ex-homicide detective. A prime suspect in his wife's murder, Thomas spends his days working as a private investigator, all the while waiting on the inevitable knock on the door, when his former co-workers come to arrest him. Now he is about to investigate the most important case of his life. A case that will drag him into a world of corruption, blackmail, and murder.
This book will cover the ins and out of living on the road. You'll discover some tips to help you conserve your resources, make money, and handle living with your kids and pets. You'll also get some valuable advice about pulling a trailer should you go that route. And if you're not sure a travel trailer is right for you, don't worry - this book also explores the various types of RVs and how to pick the right one for you. There's a lot to consider when you move into an RV full time, and it can be overwhelming.
Their first attempt to reach another star system failed miserably. By the year 2182, after nearly half a century, the hypergravitational ship Nexus is ready to try again. The crew for this new mission sets off for Proxima Centauri, the star closest to the Earth's Sun. They believe that they're destined to make history, but the truth is very different. Something has been sending signals from deep space for a long time. And the Nexus is headed straight for it.
In this homage to grindhouse, low-budget horror, tongue-in-cheek action movies of the 70s and cheesy 80s horror, Cody Rexell is back in a brand-new adventure! Are you ready to groan along with the one liners and relive the cheesy horror/action vibe of yesterday?
Melvyn Briggs is a con man, a rip off artist who preys on the rich elderly in order to fleece them of their life savings. When his one big job goes wrong and Melvyn ends up on the run from a violent gangland boss, he finds himself in a coastal town hiding out and trying to figure out his next move. It is here that he stumbles on a pawn shop called Just the Ticket.
The hyper-gravitational ship Nexus has located the source of the mysterious signal. But what the astronauts discover next is shocking. Their fate and that of all humanity could be compromised forever.
The day of reckoning has arrived for the civilizations involved in the difficult and precarious galactic equilibrium. While the government of the United States of America is engaged in covering up the return of the Nexus, the Kadaja emperor is setting up a network of wormholes to start out on his definitive victory. The Great Alliance has the creation of futuristic spaceships in store, but what is heralded as the greatest battle in history will be shaped by totally unexpected combatants and weapons.
It seemed that Landon Harris had every reason to expect that after writing seven successful novels, he would be entitled to an eighth. He dutifully spoke at the luncheons created by his publisher and the NPR interviews and was preparing himself for the coming book tour. Landon loved his readers, enjoyed meeting them, but hated their questions after the talks and readings, or at the interminable dinners, be they in Memphis or Los Angeles.
Capital punishment, death penalty or execution is punishment by death. Crimes that can result in a death penalty are known as capital crimes or capital offenses. This article touches on the popular documentary The Last Word which goes into detail of explaining how capital punishment affects the emotions and morals of those on death row. This review puts morality to the test and determines what is the most ethical from multiple perspectives.
Tyler Matthews is desperate for change. Sick of his life and plagued by alcoholism, he makes the decision to divorce his wife, sell everything he owns and travel the world to try to find focus and rid himself of his addiction. Eventually arriving on the sun drenched shores of Australia and still plagued by his demons, he has spent all his savings and is facing the prospect of having to return to his old life.
The Mars Chronicles is a story set in the future where people on Earth are able to travel back and forth to Mars. A team of traitors takes a simple business trip to Mars but in the end, only attempts to capture and hold for ransom a Martian city and return home unharmed. Unbeknownst to the humans, the Martians have their own ways of finding out who the traitors are before they comfortably return back to Earth.
All in one volume are stories about mystery, suspense, and courage. The stories are a window into the workings of many people's lives, how they struggle, and ultimately how they win the battle.