The Devouring

Author by : Simon Holt
Language : en
Publisher by : Penguin UK
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Description : 'The Dark seeps in and eats the light, so bury your fear on Sorry Night. For in the winter's darkest hours, comes the feasting of the Vours' On the longest night of the year, Reggie and Aaron dare each other to test the legend of Sorry Night. But what they thought was a midnight game has awakened something evil, something relentless, and something unstoppable. Your worst fear is here...


D H Lawrence And The Devouring Mother

Author by : Judith Ruderman
Language : en
Publisher by : Duke Univ Pr
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Total Read : 62
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The Devouring Dragon

Author by : Craig Simons
Language : en
Publisher by : St. Martin's Press
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Total Read : 30
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Description : China's rise is assaulting the natural world at an alarming rate. In a few short years, China has become the planet's largest market for endangered wildlife, its top importer of tropical trees, and its biggest emitter of greenhouse gases. Its rapid economic growth has driven up the world's very metabolism: in Brazil, farmers clear large swaths of the Amazon to plant soybeans; Indian poachers hunt tigers and elephants to feed Chinese demand; in the United States, clouds of mercury and ozone drift earthward after trans-Pacific jet-stream journeys. Craig Simons' The Devouring Dragon looks at how an ascending China has rapidly surpassed the U.S. and Europe as the planet's worst-polluting superpower. It argues that China's most important 21st-century legacy will be determined not by jobs, corporate profits, or political alliances, but by how quickly its growth degrades the global environment and whether it can stem the damage. Combining in-depth reporting with wide-ranging interviews and scientific research, The Devouring Dragon shines a spotlight on how China has put our planet's forests, wildlife, oceans, and climate in jeopardy, multiplying the risks for everyone in our burgeoning, increasingly busy world.


The Devouring

Author by : James R. Benn
Language : en
Publisher by : Soho Press
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Total Read : 92
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Description : A murder in wartime Switzerland reveals Swiss complicity with the Nazis in World War II, and US Army detective Billy Boyle is called to investigate. Europe, 1944: Captain Billy Boyle and his friend Lieutenant Piotr “Kaz” Kazimierz are sent to neutral Switzerland to work with the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), investigating Swiss banks that are laundering looted Nazi gold. The US and Swiss governments are about to embark on diplomatic discussions regarding the Safehaven Protocols, aimed at limiting the amount of war materials exported by Switzerland to the Nazis, stemming the tide of looted gold, and preventing postwar use of Nazi wealth by war criminals. With the talks about to begin and the Gestapo ever present, the OSS wants Billy and Kaz to protect the participants, which turns out to be a very deadly task. The plans go wrong from the beginning when Billy and Kaz crashland in France. As they make their way through occupied territory to the border, they meet Anton Lasho, a member of the Sinti ethnic group, whose family was slaughtered by the Nazis, and who is, in turn, a one-man Nazi-killing machine. They’ll need his help, because as they find once they make it across the border, Swiss banks are openly laundering gold “harvested” from concentration camps, and those who are profiting will do everything they can to protect their wealth and hide their dark secrets.


The Devouring Fire

Author by : John Russell Fearn
Language : en
Publisher by : Hachette UK
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Total Read : 37
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Description : The advent of space travel with a prototype spaceship using atomic propulsion ignites the Earth's upper atmosphere, causing hot invisible gases to sweep down and make contact with the Earth's surface. Every area touched becomes incandescent. A young scientist who foresees the catastrophe struggles to warn the authorities to take precautions to survive the coming catastrophe...


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Author by : Robert MELSON
Language : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 96
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The Devouring 2 Soulstice

Author by : Simon Holt
Language : en
Publisher by : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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Total Read : 40
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Description : The terrifying, nail-biting, and grossly intriguing sequel to The Devouring. It's been six months since Reggie first discovered and fought against the Vours, malicious and demonic beings that inhabit human bodies on the eve of the Winter Solstice. The Vours still haunt Reggie, but only in her dreams-until one night, when an unexpected visitor turns her nightmares into reality. The battle against evil continues in Soulstice, the second book in the thrilling The Devouring series, which School Library Journal called, "Comparable to books by R. L. Stine and Stephen King....A must-have for horror fans."


Devouring The Sun

Author by : Brad Weekley
Language : en
Publisher by : Lulu.com
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Total Read : 73
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Description : It's often said that the best stories begin with terrible decisions. I have many stories. This is my first collection of poetry.


Devouring Freedom

Author by : W. James Antle III
Language : en
Publisher by : Regnery Publishing
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Total Read : 86
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Description : Considers the question of whether big government spending can be reversed, arguing that the expansion of government will lead to reduced prosperity, independence, ingenuity, growth and liberty.


The Devouring

Author by : T. M. Wright
Language : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 27
Total Download : 552
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Description : The entity is ancient. It has taken form before, in other places, other guises. This time the place is Buffalo. The form is that of a magnificent woman... created from the dreams of a child. The eternal hunger is immense. The entity must feed. And it's prey is human. Psychic detective Ryerson Biertgarten is appalled at the savagery of the first killings. Far worse lies ahead, for the detective as well as the city. He is falling in love with a wonderful woman—but Joan will die—unless he can stop... The Devouring...