It's been a lifetime and more since Cyrain has been challenged in the game of mind. When the cyborg arrives, she senses a worthy and dangerous opponent--one that's been dead for 800 years...
When Simon Kress returned to his home planet of Baldur from an offworld business trip, he was amused to find that his tank of Earth piranhas had cannibalized themselves into extinction, and of the two exotic animals that roamed his estate, only one remained. Now, in search of some new pets to satisfy his cruel pursuit of amusement, Simon finds a new shop in the city where he is intrigued by a new lifeform he has never heard of before ... a collection of multi-colored sandkings. The curator expla
Dr. Tachyon's psychotic grandson, Blaise, hijacks Tachyon's body and his spaceship and flees to Tachyon's homeworld, Takis. Tachyon, trapped in a pregnant 16-year-old's body, manages to follow Blaise to Takis, but on a planet where women are treated as chattels, what can a teenage girl do? The Wild Card series has been optioned by Disney Studios.
A powerful novel rich in political intrigue and lively shenanigans. The Rox is history and Mark Meadows is on the run, pursued by the CIA, DEA, and Wild Card mistress Mistral. Caught between the Jokers and the nats who want him dead, Mark must decide whether to unleash his Ace powers or stay true to his peaceful ideals--and die. Optioned by Disney Studios.
The first fifteen volumes of the Wild Cards series concerned themselves primarily with aces (those given superhuman powers by the Wild Cards virus) and jokers (those whom the virus transformed into freaks and monsters). But in this all-new collection of Wild Cards stories, Deuces Down will focus on some characters less often in the spotlight: the deuces. In Wild Card slang, a deuce is an ace whose superpower is tiny, trivial, sometimes silly.As with the other books in the series, Deuces Down is
It’s really quite simple. Mr. Nobody wants to do his job. The Midnight Angel wants to serve her Lord. Billy Ray, dying from boredom, wants some action. John Nighthawk wants to uncover the awful secret behind his mysterious power. Fortunato wants to rescue his son from the clutches of a cryptic Vatican office. John Fortune just wants to catch Siegfried and Ralph’s famous Vegas review. The problem is that all roads, whether they start in Turin, Italy, Las Vegas, Hokkaido, Japan, Jokertown, Snake H
Adapting New York Times bestselling author George R. R. Martin's The Sworn Sword! The long-awaited sequel to The Hedge Knight tells the story of the adventures of Ser Duncan and his squire one year after their initial meeting at the tournament in Ashford. After traveling the land in search of the puppeteer girl Tanselle, Dunk and Egg find themselves in the charge of Ser Eustace, an aged knight who has accepted Dunk as his sworn sword. But Ser Eustace has another knight in his service who is noth