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  • Have you ever woken up from a dream of an earthquake?  Or dreamt you were flying?  Or you were in the presence of something unspeakably evil?  This book informs the reader on how to interpret dreams  including the recurrent and telepathic types; how to uncover practical uses of those dreams in everyday life and how your dreams can answer waking-life questions.
  • Watkin Tench stepped ashore at Botany Bay with the First Fleet in January 1788. He was in his late twenties, a captain of the marines and on the adventure of his life.  Insatiably curious, interested in everything and with a natural genius for storytelling, he wrote two accounts of the infant colony: A Narrative of an Expedition to Botany Bay and A Complete Account of the Settlement at Port Jackson, brought together in this cone volume.  He brings to life the historical figures of Benelong, Governor Phillip and Arabanoo, and records the  voices of convicts trying to make  new lives in this new country.

  • The body of Frank Poole, lost for a thousand years since HAL caused his death en route to Jupiter, is recovered - and enhanced.  Poole is the only one who can solve the terrifying truth of the Monolith's mission.

  • Book III of The Band Of Four. High Magic and wizard kings, civil war and backstabbing barons have all resisted the restoration of order, and the king has been awakened - yet Aglirta is still not at peace.  Now a  powerful warlord steps forward to take control through military force while the diabolical minions of the Serpent move into position for a climatic battle that will scar the Band of Four forever.

  • The blood-thirsty Lannisters are in power on the Iron Throne in the name of the boy-king Tommen. The war in the Seven Kingdoms has burnt itself out but in the bitter aftermath new conflicts come to life. The Martells and the Starks seek vengeance for their dead. Euron Crow's Eye returns from the smouldering ruins of Valyria to claim the Iron Isles. In the icy north, where Others threaten the Wall, apprentic Maester Samwell Tarly brings a mysterious babe in arms to the citadel.
  • In the Welsh mountain village of Gwytherin lies the grave of Saint Winifred. Now, in 1137, the head of Shrewsbury Abbey has decided to acquire the remains for his Benedictine Order. Brother Cadfael is sent on the expedition to translate and finds the villagers of Gwytherin divided by the Benedictine's offer for the saint's relics. Canny and all too worldly, he isn't surprised when this taste for bones leads to bloody murder. The leading opponent to moving the grave has been shot dead with a mysterious arrow and some say Winifred herself held the bow. Brother Cadfael knows this is a carnal killing but he doesn't know his plan to unearth a murderer might dig up a case of love and justice - where the wages of sin may be scandal or Cadfael's ruin.

  • Book III, Part 1 of A Song of Ice and Fire. The Seven Kingdoms are divided by revolt and blood feud. In the northern wastes, a horde of hungry savage people steeped in the dark magic of the wilderness is poised to invade the Kingdom of the North. Robb Stark's defences are ranged against the South, the land of the cunning and cruel Lannisters, who have his young sisters in their power. Throughout Westeros, the war for the Iron Throne rages more fiercely than ever, but if the Wall is breached, no King will live to claim it.

  • Book XII of The Horus Heresy. The Great Crusade is at its height and the Thousand Sons are its most dedicated warriors. Though utterly loyal, the Legion of Magnus the Red is viewed with suspicion because of its arcane methods. Feared by the Imperium he has sworn to serve, Magnus is called to the planet Nikaea to answer charges of sorcery. When the ill-fated primarch foresees the treachery of Warmaster Horus and warns the Emperor with forbidden powers, the Master of Mankind dispatches Leman Russ, Primarch of the Space Wolves, to attack Prospero. But Magnus has seen far more than the betrayal of Horus and his revelations will seal the fate of his Legion forever.

  • Rhodry and his new dragon ally, Arzosah, have joined forces with the dwarven axemen and are rushing to the aid of the besieged town of Cengarn. Within the town walls, the Princess Carra and her unborn child are under the protection of the sorcerers Jill and Dallandra, who eagerly await the arrival of their allies. But food supplies are running low and their chances look bleak. And as time grows shorter, the surrounding Horsekin army, under the instruction of the goddess Alshandra, are preparing to end the siege once and for all.  Only the destruction of Alshandra will ensure peace between Horsekin and humans, a seemingly impossible task. Cover art by Geoff Taylor.