By Leonard Wibberley
Set within the yr 1450, the tiny Duchy of Grand Fenwick, governed by way of the benevolent and noble Sir Roger and armed with its military of specialist longbowmen, had existed peacefully with no possibility of invasion for many years. but if a rascally Irish Knight stumbles throughout its borders with information that the French have been set to assault and they had a brand new weapon of mass destruction known as "the cannon," the Irishman and Sir Roger needs to be able to drop their alterations and struggle jointly, a feat made much more tough while Sir Roger's daughter, the woman Matilda turns into unduly enamored within the Irish newcomer.
Books within the Grand Fenwick Series:
Books 2 via five are top learn after The Mouse That Roared, yet the entire books may be learn and loved at any element within the series.
Book 1: The Mouse That Roared
Book 2: The Mouse at the Moon
Book three: The Mouse On Wall Street
Book four: The Mouse That kept The West
Book five: watch out for The Mouse (A Grand Fenwick sequence Prequel)
***All 5 books now additionally on hand in an e-book sequence bundle--The Mouse That Roared Boxed Set (Books 1-5)***
America's first defensive position - Brad McLanahan and the heroes of the Iron Wolf Squadron - needs to counter a perilous Russian strike from in the native land during this state-of-the-art story from the New York Times grasp of the high-tech army mystery, Dale Brown.
On a distant island property, a billionaire investor sells his air freight corporation to a mysterious new proprietor. The customer is none except the President of Russia, Gennadiy Gryzlov. The Russians will use those deepest planes to secretly shipping harmful shipment into the United States.
The inept American President Stacy Anne Barbeau has did not account for the Russian danger. yet others were vigilant and won't depart the US defenseless. Brad McLanahan and the Iron Wolf Squadron have joined forces with the newly shaped Alliance of unfastened international locations in japanese Europe, to arrange for the assault they recognize is approaching. operating with the main state-of-the-art expertise, the workforce will installation CIDs-Cybernetic Infantry Devices-twelve-foot-tall humanoid wrestle robots, every one armed with extra firepower than a traditional platoon.
But their state of the art guns is probably not adequate to strive against the possibility. The Russians have controlled to opposite engineer their very own strive against robots approximately decimated in a prior assault, and feature slowly began smuggling them throughout America's borders. facing an exceptional possibility and a feckless president and congress, McLanahan and the Iron Wolf Squadron will once more positioned their very own lives at the line to ascertain this new Russian peril and continue the house of the courageous and the loose international safe.
This publication is an account of forensic advisor Paul O’Sullivan’s function in assisting nail South Africa’s strongest policeman: Jackie Selebi, former police leader and head of Interpol. in line with millions of pages of e-mails, statements, affidavits, letters, press reviews, court docket files, and transcripts in addition to interviews with O’Sullivan himself, this model offers a point of view from his viewpoint as a key participant within the saga. whereas O’Sullivan’s identify always looks in virtually each key breaking tale round the Selebi subject, his position has usually been downplayed. The Jackie Selebi tale, and the satellite tv for pc narratives that orbited it, is a very extraordinary chronicle that performed itself out in numerous layers and strata of South African society. The characters that populate it, except Jackie Selebi, comprise the president of the rustic on the time and his political rival; myriad crooked, corrupt businessmen; a gallery of rotten, very senior rogue police officers; a phalanx of undercover intelligence operatives; two-bit employed weapons; scrap steel buyers; drug and human traffickers; foreign legal syndicates; and a forged of hundreds of thousands of universal petty thugs and criminals. Paul O’Sullivan isn't any clever James Bond in a tuxedo, outfitted with detailed apparatus; while facing criminals he might be abrasive, brusque and uncompromising. this can be a actual account of the way the felony underworld intersects with legislation enforcement and politics.
By John Sandford
“Former Sen. Lincoln Bowe, a Republican, has been lacking for numerous days, environment off alarms on each side of the political aisle. ultimately, he's came upon within the distant Virginia woods, barb-wired to a tree, burned nearly past reputation and lacking his head. Democratic ‘research assistant’ (read: fixer) Jacob iciness, ex-Army Intelligence, wounded in Afghanistan, is termed in through the Democratic president to resolve an incredibly messy scenario and defend his place of work from any trace of scandal. As this runaway teach alternatives up velocity, innocents are murdered, and the in charge come to Jesus…
"…Sandford is a grasp at growing plausible, indelible characters like Winter…[He] is peerless in terms of inexpensive, taut plotting, so much particularly at development stress. Dead Watch is whatever yet politics as usual.”—San Antonio Express-News
By THE HISTORY HOUR
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Success isn't ultimate; failure isn't really deadly: it's the braveness to proceed that counts.
Sir Winston Churchill’s funeral was once identified to be one of many grandest funerals which nice Britain may well provide him. it's been fifty years in view that his passing and he's nonetheless essentially the most mentioned historic figures in lots of parts of the realm, together with England and the USA. in the course of his lifestyles, Winston had bought honor in numerous components as he was once a historian, baby-kisser, statesman, parliamentarian, journalist, soldier, and painter. in spite of all of his accomplishments, he nonetheless is a guy who doesn't frequently obtain the credits he merits. a part of the cause of it's because it's so demanding to know the numerous parts of Churchill’s lifestyles, specially whilst taking a look at the size and accomplishments of his political occupation. many folks name Churchill one of many final nice historians whereas others talk about his political occupation, that is the world of his existence he's such a lot recognized for. His political occupation spanned from approximately 1900 and good into the Nineteen Forties, which observed him face wars and ranging social adjustments. In his early years, Winston Churchill desired to turn out he used to be greater than only a son of an aristocratic parents.
Spencer implores every person to be chaste and to emulate Jesus Christ of their daily lives. The arguable Chastity membership quickly propels Spencer into the nationwide highlight, yet darkish forces are at paintings or even the ardent Mr. Preston can occasionally fall prey to evil. Will the Chastity membership manage to continue to exist in an ever-darkening global and a “politically right” society? discover now by way of interpreting e-book 2 of the emerging Bridge Series!
By Chaker Khazaal
In story of Tala, Henry, a bestselling manhattan author is attempting to deal with the unforeseen dying of his mom and the failure of his newest ebook. His lifestyles a effective good fortune had collapsed.
Flying to Amsterdam to bask in decadence and depravity, Henry gorges on every little thing from illicit medicines to vile carnal acts. in need of extra, he heads to Slovenia.
Enter Tala - a strikingly appealing yet deceptively crafty prostitute.
A Palestinian refugee, her story of loss and pain moves a chord with Henry. The perilous trip among Turkey and Greece; the determined look for her husband Bilal; abducted through human traffickers.
Finding himself falling in love, Henry can provide to look for the lacking Bilal and vows to guard his muse from the perils of lifestyles. For a guy used to profitable, one may well ask yourself how a long way he'll visit aid Tala, or will he in simple terms cross a ways sufficient to maintain her for himself?
Three humans. 3 trips. One story. Lies over fact. homicide over security. main issue over Peace.
When a winner loses every thing will he develop into villain or victim?
Chaker Khazaal traveled via Europe and the center East in 2015 speaking to refugees approximately their assorted reviews. encouraged by means of numerous tales comes a descriptive narrative of the plight of refugees, offered during this romantic mystery novel. the tale makes a speciality of the very darkish international of displacement - conflict, human trafficking, terrorism, organ trafficking, and the exploitation of the determined - whereas humanizing refugees during this love story.
By Jack Newfield
By Marcus Verhaegh
//What is the ‘alt correct’ or ‘alternative right’? this day there's a lot dialogue of a brand new ‘alt correct’ philosophy, yet how new is that this move? And is it very philosophical? It develops that numerous figures in white nationalist activities are key to the concept that of the ‘alt right,’ together with Richard Spencer, Kevin MacDonald, and Jared Taylor. even if, research quickly makes transparent that Spencer stands particularly others as imperative to the move. yet who's this person, and in addition then what's the position within the circulate of his ex-wife, a Russian Heidegger pupil? notably else – why has Spencer jumped to the fore of media awareness, such that he's now associated with the White apartment leader strategist, Steve Bannon? the area of the alt correct is a shadowy one, yet quickly it emerges, anything even darker is occurring within the newsrooms paid to file upon it, the place it's now not transparent whether or not they have touch with fact or simply Nazi phantasm. One attempts to enquire the alt correct yet in discussing the alt correct, the click makes the most tale – itself and its prejudices. The alt right’s curiosity within the philosophy of Husserl and Heidegger presents a Leitfaden for unfolding this stressful state of affairs, taking us to the inescapable query: do reporter and reader proportion an analogous global? journalists supply their meant studies of the alt correct, yet a phenomenological research of this finds, the phenomena have an doubtful relation to objectivity. Richard Spencer is a guy of ‘identitarian movements,’ yet how will we become aware of his personal id and power ties to nationwide Socialist and Klan hobbies, if the political correct has eradicated goal reporting? Excerpt: "There have been forces on the collage which stymied border keep watch over task, yet this concentration is complicated the woodland for the timber. a much wider resistance open air the college was once constantly attainable throughout the Reagan period, throughout the Bush period, and so forth. the extent of corruption used to manage such resistance, needs to expand past the media sphere to governmental degrees. White elder capital has easily deliberate to crucify its son. there's back an unknown x the following, an agent of governmental corruption. The forces which we posit as destroying American govt, appear now not of this international. but necessarily, we needs to extend our ontologies to give an explanation for why white decline happens, and the way it truly is to be addressed. technology is usually a question of enlargement, and this needs to take place additionally in theorising U.S. politics. Then we are going to see, the 'alt right,' whereas pleasing in a few respects, can merely deceive more youthful white humans. To posit an 'unknown x' of presidency corruption is something, as evidently there are difficulties in executive. To posit, as an alternative, an unknown x of 'secret Jewish powers,' is kind of a unique process, as what now are the grounds for asserting, it's the Jewish animosity that is additionally the causative consider our global? At a uncomplicated good judgment point, there isn't any direct good judgment connection among 'Jew' and 'voting....' the foundation for those empirical claims of precise Jewish powers to deprave – needs to lie with anything the alt correct leaders simply have not have the ability to let us know but, or, as is much more likely, lie with natural fancy, contrivance."