The Dark Tide (Iron Tower Trilogy #1) by Dennis L. McKiernan
Requirements: .MP3 reader, 265.6 MB
Overview: Tuck Underbank is a Warrow — think a hobbit with shoes and "large jewel-like eyes" — living in the peaceful Boskydells. When an unnaturally cold winter strikes and the evil Modru threatens the world, he and a number of his fellow Thornwalkers go to the High King’s aid.
Genre: Audiobooks > Fiction Sci-Fi
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Silver Tower by Dale Brown
Requirements: .MP3 reader, 180.7 MB
Overview: Iran has been invaded. And America responds in a grueling counterattack by air, by sea-and by a brave new technology that will redefine war. The most sophisticated laser defense system ever. It is called Silver Tower. And it will change the balance of world power forever.
Genre: Audiobooks > Fiction Military
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Where Is the Tower of London? (Where Is…) by Janet B. Pascal
Requirements: ePUB Reader, 37MB
Overview: The Tower of London holds almost a thousand years’ worth of secrets!
The Tower of London draws more than 2 million visitors a year! Almost 1,000 years old and first built by William the Conqueror in 1066, the tower has been a fortress, a palace, a zoo, and an exhibit site for the amazing Crown Jewels. But the tower’s reputation as a prison is probably what accounts for its popularity! Two young princes in the time of King Richard III were never again heard from after entering the castle, and two of King Henry VIII’s wives were held captive here. Author Janet B. Pascal brings to life one of the most fascinating landmarks in the world.
Genre: Nonfiction > Educational | Children
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The Third Tower- Journeys in Italy by Antal Szerb
Requirements: .ePUB, .MOBI/.AZW reader, 2.64 MB
Overview: In August 1936 a Hungarian writer in his mid-thirties arrives by train in Venice, on a journey overshadowed by the coming war and charged with intense personal nostalgia.
Aware that he might never again visit this land whose sites and scenes had once exercised a strange and terrifying power over his imagination, he immerses himself in a stream of discoveries, reappraisals and inevitable self-revelations. From Venice, he traces the route taken by the Germanic invaders of old down to Ravenna, to stand, fulfilling a lifelong dream, before the sacred mosaics of San Vitale.
This journey into his private past brings Antal Szerb firmly, and at times painfully, up against an explosive present, producing some memorable observations on the social wonders and existential horrors of Mussolini’s new Roman Imperium.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Biographies & Memoirs > Travel > Italy > Venice
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The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie
Requirements: .M4A/.M4B reader, 275 MB
Overview: Gods meddle in the fates of men, men play with the fates of gods, and a pretender must be cast down from the throne in this breathtaking first fantasy novel from Ann Leckie, New York Times best-selling author and winner of the Hugo, Nebula, and Arthur C. Clarke Awards.
For centuries, the kingdom of Iraden has been protected by the god known as the Raven. He watches over his territory from atop a tower in the powerful port of Vastai. His will is enacted through the Raven’s Lease, a human ruler chosen by the god himself. His magic is sustained via the blood sacrifice that every Lease must offer. And under the Raven’s watch, the city flourishes.
But the power of the Raven is weakening. A usurper has claimed the throne. The kingdom borders are tested by invaders who long for the prosperity that Vastai boasts. And they have made their own alliances with other gods.
It is into this unrest that the warrior Eolo – aide to Mawat, the true Lease – arrives. And in seeking to help Mawat reclaim his city, Eolo discovers that the Raven’s Tower holds a secret. Its foundations conceal a dark history that has been waiting to reveal itself…and to set in motion a chain of events that could destroy Iraden forever.
Genre: Audiobooks > Fiction Fantasy
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Guild Grasp (Tower of Energy #1) by means of Ivan Kal
Necessities: .M4A/.M4B reader, 200 MB
Assessment: Morgan was an attractive customary man. He went to university by means of day and performed on-line video games by means of night time, main his guild into new conquests – till he were given hit by means of a automotive and a dude dressed in a rainy swimsuit gave the impression in entrance of him. The person introduced him a brand new probability at lifestyles in a global he had created, a global with identical laws to the video games Morgan liked to play. There may be the promise of significant rewards and tool, he says, if Morgan manages to finish the Tower of Energy. Silly identify, I do know.
Morgan did not most often consider strangers who appear to have god complexes, however he was once in a pinch. There is a crazy-looking dude pronouncing he’s technically now not a god on one finish of the tunnel and a dazzling mild at the different finish – and he was once in point of fact now not digging the sunshine.
So he authorised the be offering from the surfer god-not-god.
Getting dropped right into a abnormal new international and not using a thought what the principles are was once now not one thing Morgan was once partial to; and on this abnormal international, it sort of feels like the whole thing is out to consume his face. It was once a just right factor, then, that he stumbled onto two half-elf twins keen to assist him get the dangle of this abnormal new international.
Now, all he must do is live on lengthy sufficient to succeed in this tower.
Style: Audiobooks > Fiction Fable
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