Red Rising - Tag der Entscheidung


Author: Pierce Brown

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 3641147433

Category: Fiction

Page: 656

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Das fulminante Finale der New York Times-Bestsellertrilogie Um eine unmenschliche und grausame Gesellschaft zu stürzen, ist der Minenarbeiter Darrow selbst zum Goldenen, zum Mitglied der verhassten Oberschicht, geworden. Doch jetzt wurde sein Geheimnis entdeckt und er schwebt in tödlicher Gefahr. Wenn er sein Ziel erreichen will, muss er alles riskieren.

Wearing the Morning Star

Native American Song-Poems

Author: Brian Swann

Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

ISBN: 9780803293403

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 180

View: 1262

With Wearing the Morning Star, Brian Swann presents a collection of more than one hundred Native American songs that celebrate the rich and vibrant oral traditions of the Indigenous peoples of North America. These are songs of the earth and the sky, songs of mourning and of love, parts of ceremonies and rites and rituals. Some have familiar themes; others illuminate the complexities and differences of the Native cultures. The collection includes songs of derision and threat, ribald songs, hunting chants, and a song sung by an Inuit about the first airplane he ever saw. ø Swann has provided an authoritative introduction and notes for each selection that place the songs in their cultural contexts. He has reworked the original translations where appropriate to allow the modern reader to appreciate and enjoy these remarkable works and provides a new preface for this Bison Books edition.

Red Rising - Im Haus der Feinde


Author: Pierce Brown

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 3641181984

Category: Fiction

Page: 576

View: 6280

Band 2 der New York Times-Bestsellertrilogie Immer war Darrow stolz darauf, als Minenarbeiter auf dem Mars den Planeten zu erschließen. Bis er herausfand, dass die Oberschicht, die Goldenen, längst in Saus und Braus leben und alle anderen ausbeuten. Unter Lebensgefahr schloss er sich dem Widerstand an und ließ sich selbst zum Goldenen verwandeln. Nun lebt er mitten unter seinen Feinden und versucht die ungerechte Gesellschaft aus ihrer Mitte heraus zum Umsturz zu bringen. Doch womit Darrow nicht gerechnet hat: auch unter den Goldenen findet er Freundschaft, Respekt und sogar Liebe. Zumindest so lange ihn niemand verrät. Und der Verrat lauert überall.

The Morning Star

Author: G. Davidson

Publisher: Author House

ISBN: 1449066127

Category: Fiction

Page: 128

View: 3918

When I was a youngster my parents invented a cool contraption. They put one of every kind of animal in it. I accidentally got in before it started. Halfway through the process my mum saw me and took me out. All the animals had simply disappeared and I looked normal, or so it seemed. They trashed the heaping hunk of metal as if it were a failure and went back to the drawing board. That shows you how little they knew. I’m everything but normal, to be precise, I’m everything. In Dovera everything is magical. Items in stores float without the need for shelves, fires warm but don’t burn people, and ponds are windows to other worlds. Green trees and bushes are everywhere and vines grow so fast you can see it. In Dovera, castles are carved out of mountains and cliffs of red sand tower above the valleys. In Dovera, trees talk and move and laugh and dance. Welcome to a world where love is stronger than hate and good wins over evil. This breathtaking story is filled with anticipation and accomplishment, and a little hint of love. It is a great story for all who fantasize about heroic rescues and heroines that are honest, pure and true. Welcome to my world of fantasy, in The Morning Star. –G. Davidson (Author)

Onuuonath Keeril

Ascension of the Morning Star

Author: Levi Noble

Publisher: Tate Publishing

ISBN: 1616632666

Category: Fiction

Page: 340

View: 6429

I was Atheena, a mortal Princess of Veer... At the forging of Dalvorren, a song was woven into the fabric of time, and thus the war for mastery over the land ensued. Nearly two thousand years after the Landings of Men, a daughter named Atheena is born to the King of Veer. She grows into a lovely young woman, unaware of her destiny until the enemies of Men begin ruthlessly hunting her. Stolen from her homeland, she must endure the crucibles of captivity, awaiting her rescuer, a mysterious stranger whom her father upholds as the Morning Star. As the Last Battle draws ever nearer, the enemies of Men marshal their forces while Atheena and those loyal to the Morning Star await the Unveiling, the day when their greatest champion will be revealed to the world and will bring his might to bear against the forces of evil. Though the enemies of Men seem to be sovereign, Atheena's doom is not in their grasp but is written into that ancient song: Onuuonath Keeril, the Ascension of the Morning Star.

I Am The Morning Star

Author: Dr. H. Lawrence Zillmer

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1477151974

Category: Religion

Page: 334

View: 385

"A revelation of Jesus Christ" Thus begins a candidate for the most misunderstood literary creation in human history. This book, with its vivid imagery, but written in a little used literary form, is intended for the support and comfort of the followers of Jesus in their spiritual jpurney, especially during times of persecution. Written in poetic code, its glorious messages of comfort are hidden from the world and its alarmist profiteers. It is the grand climax of the Bible, a summary of the teachings of the 1st Century church. Once understood, the rich imagery opens easily to the bondservants of Jesus.

The Morning Star (Tamil).

Published Semi-monthly ... Devoted to Education, Science and Literature and to the Dissemination of Articles on Agriculture, Government and Religion ...

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A



Page: N.A

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Follow the Morning Star

Author: Di Morrissey


ISBN: 1459622308

Category: Australian fiction

Page: 639

View: 789

Queenie and TR return in Di Morrissey's sequel to the bestselling Heart of the Dreaming. Queenie Hanlon has a perfect life. She's the mother of two adoring children, the wealthy owner of a thriving outback station and the wife of handsome bushman TR Hamilton. Then one day, Queenie's perfect life comes crashing down...Her bitter and vengeful brother returns from Italy to lay claim to his inheritance. Her precious daughter is seduced by her uncle into giving up all Queenie has strived for. And her beloved TR, injured in a riding accident, can no longer recall the life they once shared. Follow the Morning Star is a triumphant story of courage, strength and a rare and beautiful love that endures the test of time.

Keepers of the Morning Star

An Anthology of Native Women's Theater

Author: Jaye T. Darby,Stephanie Fitzgerald

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : UCLA American Indian Studies Center


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 386

View: 6732

Drama. Native American Studies. KEEPERS OF THE MORNING STAR is the first major anthology of Native women's contemporary theater bringing together works from established and new playwrights. This collection, representing a rich diversity of Native communities, showcases the exciting range of Native women's theater today from the dynamic fusion of storytelling, ceremony, music and dance to the bold experimentation of poetic stream of consciousness and Native agitprop.

Son of the Morning Star

Custer and The Little Bighorn

Author: Evan S. Connell

Publisher: North Point Press

ISBN: 0374708738

Category: History

Page: 448

View: 2842

Custer's Last Stand is among the most enduring events in American history--more than one hundred years after the fact, books continue to be written and people continue to argue about even the most basic details surrounding the Little Bighorn. Evan S. Connell, whom Joyce Carol Oates has described as "one of our most interesting and intelligent American writers," wrote what continues to be the most reliable--and compulsively readable--account of the subject. Connell makes good use of his meticulous research and novelist's eye for the story and detail to re-vreate the heroism, foolishness, and savagery of this crucial chapter in the history of the West.

The Morning Star

Author: J. R. Jones

Publisher: Tate Publishing

ISBN: 1616635207

Category: Fiction

Page: 300

View: 8547

The apocalypse has come and gone. The seals have been broken, the horns sounded, and the bowls emptied. God has passed judgment and created a new world for His faithful: Eterni. Settling the supervision of Zion in Archangel Mikael's loyal hands, God leaves with a third of the angelic hosts to create some other reality, universe, world, beings. A thousand years pass in harmonic serenity, but suddenly odd occurrences begin adding up, producing an uneasiness in heaven. An angel falls ill for the first time in eternity, sinister sightings appear on Eterni, and a new and unknowable prophecy is announced. What had begun as the age of peace is quickly becoming anything but; as unfolding events herald the return of the Morning Star.

The Morning Star

Or, Symbols of Christ

Author: William M. Thayer

Publisher: N.A


Category: Devotional literature

Page: 280

View: 2981

People of the Morning Star

A People of Cahokia Novel (Book One of the Morning Star Series)

Author: W. Michael Gear,Kathleen O'Neal Gear

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 1466832290

Category: Fiction

Page: 496

View: 5303

Award-winning archaeologists and New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors W. Michael Gear and Kathleen O'Neal Gear begin the stunning saga of the North American equivalent of ancient Rome in People of the Morning Star. The city of Cahokia, at its height, covered more than six square miles around what is now St. Louis and included structures more than ten stories high. Cahokian warriors and traders roamed from the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico. What force on earth would motivate hundreds of thousands of people to pick up, move hundreds of miles, and once plopped down amidst a polyglot of strangers, build an incredible city? A religious miracle: the Cahokians believed that the divine hero Morning Star had been resurrected in the flesh. But not all is fine and stable in glorious Cahokia. To the astonishment of the ruling clan, an attempt is made on the living god's life. Now it is up to Morning Star's aunt, Matron Blue Heron, to keep it quiet until she can uncover the plot and bring the culprits to justice. If she fails, Cahokia will be torn asunder in warfare, rage, and blood as civil war consumes them all. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

Reflections at Home The Morning Star Series

Relevant Daily Scriptures For the Informed Christian - February Workbook

Author: Crystal V. Henry

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1477207457

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 144

View: 5832

"This God inspired workbook offers a unique perspective on the connection between versus in the Bible, certain novels, and Christian living today. Given in daily doses to help guide us all to a better understanding of ourselves and others, the lessons throughout this manual are thought-provoking and inspirational. Readers are invited to really engage in the topics covered in this first issue. A must read and "do" for teachers, parents, high school students and anyone wanting to learn how to incorporate the gospel into their lives. I look forward to the next installment of this monthly workbook." Rae Scott-Jones, Esq. This month, we embrace the unique white line engravings of Gustave Dore (1832-1883). This gifted French artist was an individual who reflected his religious beliefs through Biblical illustrations of the stories we learned as children. The themes of diversity, age-appropriate family activities, and political discussion are an integral part of the series. the readers are encouraged to research topics to come up with their own "reflections" about love, life, and how you treat your fellow man. Knowledge is power.

The Morning Star

Author: Simon Raven

Publisher: House of Stratus

ISBN: 184232201X

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

View: 6819

This first of the 'Fiirst Born of Egypt' saga opens with the christening of Sarum of Old Sarum. The ceremony is not without drama and introduces a bizarre cast of eccentric characters and complicated relationships. Marius Stern is on the verge of expulsion from school. When his parents are kidnapped, events take a turn for the worse.

Mistress of the Morning Star

Author: Elizabeth Lane

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 1497631092

Category: Fiction

Page: 452

View: 5674

Born to an Indian chieftain and then sold as a slave by her mother, the pagan princess Marina becomes the fierce Conqueror Cortes' concubine. Of course this is to the displeasure of the jealous yet gentle soldier Juan, whose fire burns strong for Marina as he watches the warrior Cortes possess the key to his Golden Empire--a key he is determined to possess himself.