The Thirteenth Tale Movie
A wonderfully atmospheric and haunting New York Times bestselling novel that is reminiscent of classics such as Jane Eyre , Wuthering Heights , and Rebecca. When Margaret Lea opened the door to the past, what she confronted was her destiny. All children mythologize their birth ...So begins the prologue of reclusive author Vida Winter's...
Publisher : Atria Books
published : 2006
The final story in the now cult favorite Vampire Huntress series. The entire Neteru Guardian team is on the run, having now been labeled as America's most-wanted terrorists following the gruesome demon battle that felled the Washington Monument and crashed the front doors of the White House. The Anti-Christ is positioned for emergence, the powers...
Publisher : St. Martin's Press
published : 2009
On patrol in the North Sea, an English naval commander?s ship finds evidence of enemy resupply, possibly by a neutral country. Befogged, the ship motors carefully into a cove on a coast the crew knows well where they encounter just such a neutral ship as the commander and his second have been discussing. ?The Tale,? by Joseph Conrad, is the author?s...
Publisher : HarperCollins Canada
published : 2014
Today complex numbers have such widespread practical use--from electrical engineering to aeronautics--that few people would expect the story behind their derivation to be filled with adventure and enigma. In An Imaginary Tale , Paul Nahin tells the 2000-year-old history of one of mathematics' most elusive numbers, the square root of minus one, also...
Publisher : Princeton University Press
published : 2010
The eccentric Lady Mathilda Tyrewhitte-Wilson intended to remain a widow at 29 despite the interest of the notorious Earl of Wilmington and the saintly Sir Timothy Rockingham. But when the notorious earl became involved in the affairs of young Madeleine de Villiers and her schoolmate turned actress?and drew Tilda in as well?that was a different story. Regency...
Publisher : Belgrave House
published : 1977
Phil Hastings was a lucky man-he had money, a growing reputation as a screenwriter, a happy, loving family with three kids, and he'd just moved into the house of his dreams in rural of magic-and about to be altered irrevocably by a magic more real than any he dared imagine. For with the Magic came the Bad Thing, and the Faerie, and then the cool. ....
Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
published : 2008
The first book of The Twelve Houses, Mystic & Rider , was hailed as ?spellbinding? ( Publishers Weekly ), and introduced readers to the troubled land of Gillengaria. Now, national bestselling and award-winning author Sharon Shinn continues her epic tale, as a beautiful shapeshifter finds that intrigue and danger can be found even in the safest of...
Publisher : Penguin Publishing Group
published : 2007
Making a movie may be part art and part science, but it's 100 percent business. In this comprehensive and accessible guide, Kelly Charles Crabb shares the information necessary to understand the legal and financial challenges involved in getting a film from story to the silver screen and beyond. Drawing on over twenty years of experience in the...
Publisher : Simon & Schuster
published : 2005
A fascinating, heartbreaking, and ultimately uplifting tale of self-discovery from the beloved actress who earned a permanent place in the hears of millions for her role in Little House on the Prarie when she was just a child. To fans of the hugely successful television series Little House on the Prairie , Melissa Gilbert grew up in a fantasy world...
Publisher : Gallery Books
published : 2009
A captivating and witty dark fantasy that will have girls lusting after it. Morgan Sparks has always known that she and her boyfriend, Cam, are made for each other. But when Cam?s cousin Pip comes to stay with the family, Cam seems depressed. Finally Cam confesses to Morgan what?s going on: Cam is a fairy. The night he was born, fairies came down...
Publisher : Random House Children's Books
published : 2009