That shed-like building on the school grounds was not there yesterday. As the three children were about to enter, they have no idea that it serves as a portal into the World of the Unknowns. A place of amazing powers and dark secrets held by children. A place that could never exist anywhere on Earth, from which no one has ever returned.
After escaping from the World of the Unknowns, Bradley and Megan find out they have not been missed at home. What is worse, they have somehow acquired a rotten reputation both at home and at school. While trying to regain the trust of their parents and teachers, the children figure out who has acted on their part while they’ve been gone and design plans to rescue others from the Unknowns.
The Tricks & The Treats are three fairy tales for the contemporary teenager to consider, with positive and humane messages in each. Entertaining for adults as well, these fairy tales illustrate the realities of addiction, the earthly benefits of being good in life, and the prize that freedom truly is. I recommend this book at 13+, with no explicit content. Please return and leave a review!
The nine kingdoms of Celadmore are at war. The people suffer under tyrants that strive to gain land and power in the struggle for superiority. As war threatens to tear Celadmore to pieces, Kasnata struggles to bring peace back to the realm. She fights against venality to bring hope to all those that are oppressed. Can she find the strength to fight knowing the fate of her people rests on her?
In a world of opposing heroes, where rebellion turned into slavery, and the fight for survival left no clear options. There was a man of legend. A man in search for a better life: A freedom fighter on Europa. Who left the rebels in search for his own identity. Who journeyed into the unknown, to find his alter ego.
Nick Miller lives an ordinary life in his hometown. That is, until he starts to notice strange occurrences that seem to be indicative of a sinister cover-up. In a few seconds, his life and the future of civilization on Earth are altered forever by a deadly burst of light from space. This is the story of one man’s struggle to survive, and his ultimate triumph in the face of a tyrannical faction.
A worldwide government has become nearly all-powerful, sorting people into breeds, assigning jobs according to breed, and taking it upon itself to declare who qualifies as a person. But it can't quite kill the embers of human dignity and a yearning for freedom, as it's about to find out.
This book serves three purposes. First, to show how Jefferson’s concern about being educated to recognize tyranny against our democracy applies in our current generation. Second, to illustrate how current students must be our new heroes against that tyranny. Third, to give twenty study skills to help those students learn success principles.
Political Moments is a collection of quotes taken from the novel 'A Dangerous God, bastards of angels' and other works. It covers areas such as war, politics, evolution, free will, religion, humanism, tyranny, liberty, economics.
The United States is no more. The North American continent, devastated by dictatorship, internal sabotage, civil wars, massive pillage and ruinous invasion and occupation, is reduced to a backwater region of the World Government. Yet resistance remains, and when Jonathan Elliot Hale returns from overseas duty, he takes command, and the term resistance takes on a new meaning.