Description : Ten-year-old Jake Tucker has just been dropped off at his estranged grandfather's house on Christmas Eve! The house is creepy, Grandpa doesn't like him, and even the chihuahua is rude. After an exhausting and disappointing day, Jake is worn-out and homesick. Just when he thought things couldn't get worse, an old nightmare comes to visit. Wheelchair Woman has followed him from Texas all the way to California. Through the dreamcatcher above his bed, Jake is drawn into her world-the world of dreams-where treacherous Sandman calls home. Trapped in a winding, endless dream, Jake encounters Peggy, a girl his age. Together, they share adventures, trials, and triumphs. But as the night rolls on, Jake comes to find his new friend, Peggy, isn't who she seems to be.
Description : Dragon Frontier: Burning Moon is the second book in the rip-roaring new Dragon Frontier series - a wild west fantasy adventure series for 9+ readers. Perfect for fans of How To Train Your Dragon and Christopher Paolini's Eragon. The Wild West: where great possibility also brings grave danger. During the Great Black Dragon's attack on the wagon train, Jake Polson's family went missing. Since then he's been having terrifying dreams, and he's sure this means they're still alive. To uncover the truth, Jake needs help. With his own faithful dragon, Match, by his side, Jake must make the dangerous journey far into the Land of the Red Moon. Jake is determined nothing will stop him, but there are darker forces at play than he could ever imagine. Out on the frontier, an evil force is waiting . . . 'A rousing, well-executed piece of fiery pulp adventure ****' SFX 'A cracking fantasy-tinged Wild West yarn . . . hot stuff' Financial Times About the author: Dan Abnett is a multiple New York Times best-selling novelist. He is the fan-favourite author of over thirty Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000 novels, and has sold nearly three million copies in over a dozen languages. He has also written novels for franchises such as Torchwood, Primeval and Doctor Who. When he's not being a novelist, he writes screenplays and video games, and he has written some of the most famous superhero comics in the world, including Iron Man, Thor and The Guardians of the Galaxy at Marvel, and Superman, Batman, The Legion of Superheroes, and Wonder Woman at DC Comics. Dragon Frontier is his first series for younger readers. Also available: Dragon Frontier
Description : Three years ago, a mysterious package arrived for Jake and Kady Ransom. Inside were two halves of a Mayan gold coin, their mother's sketchbook and their father's notebook. But their architect parents failed to return from an expedition to the site of a long-lost Mayan civilization. Now Jake and Kady are plunged into a terrifying adventure. Someone is very interested in what's happened to their parents. And in Jake and Kady themselves. So begins a journey into a world of dangers both ancient and modern. Can Jake and Kady survive long enough to solve the mystery?
Description : There are people in this world who have trouble keeping their feet still. They feel the need to travel. They always need to be looking for something. If these brave adventurers ventured far enough, they would find a little place that would strike a great change in their passion to explore, a place that should have been lost and forgotten long ago. Built on the grounds of foul land, a small town was born, a town called Fernwood. And evil came with it. Over the years of the town’s existence, many tales of misfortune have unfolded. Take a look into a place ruled by evil, controlled by a darkness that’s unafraid of the light. Take a look into Fernwood, where the lucky ones die, before they get there.
Description : Horse trainer Melody O’Shea is returning to Royalty Farm in Simpsonville, Kentucky. Her father has built it into the greatest American Saddlebred show stable in the country, but now he needs her help. Mel’s homecoming is bittersweet because the farm is also home to the secret daughter she gave up for adoption. Her pride had kept her from telling the father about the child. She never expected he’d come back as well. Popular American Saddlebred horse trainer Jake Hendricks has come to take charge of Royalty Farm, but when the main barn goes up in flames, Jake finds the farm is in more trouble than he expected. He’s always been married to his work, but with the return of the one woman he never stopped loving, his heart could be in trouble, too. As they prepare for the World's Champion Horse Show, Mel grapples with the mistakes of her past. She’s fallen off a lot of horses in her life. The trick is to get back on and try again. Does she have the courage to try again with Jake? But as the danger escalates, Mel and Jake must work together to discover who’s threatening Mel’s life and the safety of their daughter. Is there enough of an ember in the ashes of their past to reignite the flames of love? The Bluegrass Reunion series: Contemporary romances about second chances that can be read as standalone novels with happily ever after endings and no cliffhangers.
Description : When paleontologist Jake Baxter stumbles across a potential dinosaur nursery on land owned by Skye Blackbird's mother, it opens up a decades-old mystery--and an attraction between Jake and Skye. Original.
Description : Profiles the most significant contemporary British and American writers of fantasy and horror. Entries cover all aspects of each writer's career.