The fate of an empire rests in the hands of a young woman with magical blood and nothing left to lose, and an outcast prince determined to save his family at any cost, in this "dark, melodious, and memorable" new fantasy (Library Journal, starred review) from the author of the award-winning Empire of Sand.The Ambhan Empire is crumbling. A terrible war of succession hovers on the horizon. The only hope for peace lies in the mysterious realm of ash, where mortals can find what they seek in the echoes of their ancestors' dreams. But to walk there requires a steep price.Arwa is determined to make the journey. Widowed by a brutal massacre, she's pledged service to the royal family and will see that pledge through to the end. She never expected to be joined by Zahir, the disgraced, illegitimate prince who has turned to forbidden magic in a desperate bid to save those he loves. Together, they'll walk the bloody path of their...
Tark and Zyra finally make it out into the real world ... but things are notquite what they expected. When Zyra is captured by the Designers, Tark findshimself among a group of teenage rebels. It seems like everyone has an agenda,and Tark and Zyra are to be the pawns in other people’s power games. They soondiscover the sinister uses to which the game is being put and the shocking wayit is all operated — with dozens of kidnapped children wired directly into themainframe, their brains keeping the whole thing going. Will Tark and Zyra beable to free these children? Will they be able to save the characters withinthe game from the people who created them? Will they even be able to remain inthe real world? Or will the Designers’ plans for world domination win out?
A series of interactive novels for the highly adventurous. Read if you dare! Mistakes will cost you dearly!YOU CHOOSE . . . Robot ruler or cyborg slave!A chance encounter with an escaped robot leads you to a military science facility. The release of rampaging robots could unleash destruction upon on the city. And a robot future with cyborg slaves awaits. Unless you can stop them!Can you overpower the mighty machines, or will you be crushed beneath their marching feet?
A high-octane adventure series for children written in partnership with the Royal Flying Doctor Service An isolated location and last-minute complications put this rescue in danger! Sam, Dawson and Emma are taking a road trip with their dad along the dusty Oodnadatta Track. They stop at Farina, an old ghost town full of crumbling buildings - perfect for a game of tip. But as they run through the ruins, their dad seriously injures his leg and it's up to the kids to find help. They manage to call the Royal Flying Doctor Service, but the situation is so bad it's up to Dawson to administer first aid to his dad until the aeromedical retrieval team arrives.
Find the Key! Open the Doorway! Enter the Other World!Keagan finds a key . . .It opens a doorway . . .He steps through . . .Into a weird world of clones who are obsessed with perfection. But this world isn't as perfect as it seems. Keagan is determined to return home - all he has to do is find a way out of the city, survive the Dumping Ground and outsmart a bunch of rogue clones! Will Keagan escape Perfect World?
A nobleman's daughter with magic in her blood. An empire built on the dreams of enslaved gods. Empire of Sand is Tasha Suri's captivating, Mughal India-inspired debut fantasy.The Amrithi are outcasts; nomads descended of desert spirits, they are coveted and persecuted throughout the Empire for the power in their blood. Mehr is the illegitimate daughter of an imperial governor and an exiled Amrithi mother she can barely remember, but whose face and magic she has inherited.When Mehr's power comes to the attention of the Emperor's most feared mystics, she must use every ounce of will, subtlety, and power she possesses to resist their cruel agenda — and should she fail, the gods themselves may awaken seeking vengeance...Empire of Sand is a lush, dazzling fantasy novel perfect for readers of City of Brass and The Wrath & the Dawn.
Find the key! Open the doorway! Enter the other world!Xandra finds a key . . .It opens a doorway . . .She and her brother are sucked through . . .Into a crazy world that looks like steampunk London. Except in this world there are no humans - only animals. Xandra and Lex encounter rhino police, armadillo housekeeping staff, rodent inventors and even a lion on the throne. Here humans are the endangered species!Will Xandra and Lex survive Beast World?
YOU CHOOSE . . . Friend of magical beasts or imprisonment in a ferocious land! You've always been obsessed with dragons. And when you find out there are legends about them near your school camp, you have to investigate. Soon, you stumble upon two strange-looking eggs - it seems the tales are true! But will the dragons be friend or foe? Will you gain a powerful sidekick, or will you step into a perilous world of fire and ice?
A high-octane adventure series for children written in partnership with the Royal Flying Doctor Service The challenges of outback life create a double mission for the RFDS! In the middle of the night Josh watches as a Royal Flying Doctor Service plane lands on his family's cattle station, just outside Coober Pedy. The RFDS are there to help his mother deliver her baby, but after the birth they are rushed off to hospital. Josh stays with his dad to tend to their property and Josh starts organising a fundraiser for the RFDS. His efforts are cut short when he is bitten by a deadly snake - time is now ticking to get Josh the antivenom he needs.