Description : The Ultimate Quest has Begun! The final battle between Good and Evil has begun as a young archaeologist is sent on a quest to find an ancient tablet that holds the power to destroy the Universe. Can Jack find it in time and stop a madman from destroying everything?
Description : In the 23rd century, there is a radiant world of endless summer where peace is maintained through emotional surveillance performed by a peculiar device called the Intercept. When Violet Crowley, the sixteen-year-old daughter of New Earth’s Founding Father, is smuggled an artifact covered mysterious markings, it's up to her and her friends to decipher the message. "The Tablet of Scaptur" is a standalone story set before the events of The Dark Intercept (available now from Tor Teen). At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.
Description : Brian Sihdlham's infant son is sick and no one in his village can help, so he starts on a trek to seek out the help of the most powerful sound shaper he knows of: The Great Sage. Little did Brian know that finding the old man was the easy part. The wizened shaper tells him that to help his son, Brian needs to read and follow the instructions on the Tablets of Wefas. Dark followers collide with Brian as he seeks to find them, setting in motion a series of events that have been foretold by prophets and prophecy for thousands of years. The Tablet of Water follows Brian as he starts his journey to learn about himself, his family, the magic of sound, and what it means to follow the principles spelled out upon the Tablets.
Description : This new translation presents two works, one by Epictetus and the other by Cebes, two ancient Greek philosophers of the Imperial period, in new translations of clear, straightforward English. In this book, readers will learn how to sustain emotional harmony and a ‘good flow of life’ whatever fortune may hold in store for them. This modern English translation of the complete Handbook is supported by and includes: * the first thorough commentary since that of Simplicius, 1500 years ago * a detailed introduction * extensive glossary * index of key terms * chapter-by-chapter discussion of themes * helpful tables that clarify Stoic ethical doctrines as a glance. Accompanying the Handbook is the Tablet of Cebes, a curious and engaging text. In complete contrast, yet complementing the Handbook’s more conventional philosophical presentation, the Tablet shows progress to philosophical wisdom as a journey through a landscape inhabited by personifications of happiness, fortune, the virtues and vices.
Description : With topics ranging from social and economic history to literature, language, and to art history and arachaeology, the essays in his book reflect the broad spectrum of interests of its honoree, Benjamin R. Foster.
Description : The world turns upside down for a young girl when her father begins a fatal battle with the merciless affliction cancer. Before his illness finishes its devastating rampage through her adolescence, she is confronted by a new demon. She falls victim, by the hands of a trusted adult, to sexual abuse. The devastation of these events causes her to question Gods roll in her life, and whether He ever loved her at all. The Tablet of My Heart is a collection of Poetry from the journal of that young girl. It is narrated by the author of the journal herself, who paints a portrait of words illustrating her emotional journey from hopelessness to healing. It is dedicated to victims of abuse; to bring to them the realization of hope that there is a light at the end of the silence. Elizabeth Walker is passionately dedicated to aiding in the treatment and prevention of child abuse and neglect. The abuse that she endured as a child fuels her ambition. Elizabeth currently resides in Colorado.