Description : A collection of true-crime tales, selected from the author's "Crime Files" series, is accompanied by three new cases that chronicle the crimes of seemingly ordinary men possessing a twisted obsession with violence and death.
Description : Calling all Dawson's Creek fans! Television Without Pity features irreverent entries about the shows, characters, actors, clich s, plot devices, memorable moments, and catch phrases that make watching TV such a guilty pleasure. From weekend-long Real World marathons to the People's Choice Awards, from favorite characters (Brenda Walsh, Seth Cohen) to the most unfunny recurring skits on Saturday Night Live, this is a celebration of television unlike any other. Written by the creators of televisionwithoutpity.com (hailed by Entertainment Weekly as 'the industry standard' for obsessive TV fanatics), this snarktastic volume features 100 illustrations and an encyclopedic two-column design. It's great fun for nostalgic browsing and guaranteed to prompt more laughter than a whole season of Seinfeld.
Description : Don Hale's fight to clear Stephen Downing of murder, and the trail of clues the authorities want to hide. In 1973, a woman was brutally murdered in a graveyard in a picturesque market town. Stephen Downing, aged seventeen but with the mental age of eleven, was working as a gardener in the graveyard. He was charged with the crime and served 27 years in prison. Six years ago, Don Hale, the editor of the local newspaper, began his own investigation into the murder. This is the story of one man trapped in a web of evil, and of another's courageous fight to free him.
Description : Maturing is difficult in a social world that demands conformity. Many who strive to succeed are often subjected to ridicule and conflict. Yet in spirit they envision a deeper meaning of love and seek a higher plane. Such is the journey upon the wings of an eagle named . . . Eric. In journey, Eric feels lost without sanction from either the world at large or heaven above. The storms seem severe and unending. Due to impatience he learns the hard way that the mere fluttering of wings does not yield purposeful flight. Often the young in life are swept up in storms of peril. Many do not even reach adulthood. Yet, others seem spared as if destined through struggle and blessing to serve a more noble purpose. Upon their wings rests a standard of aspiration for all to follow. Thus while there are many birds of a feather only the eagle is spirited in search of excellence. His flight is not of superiority as a sole utopian vanguard. But rather he identifies with those in life who strive for the treasures of the heart upon the breeze of graceful flight. Each of us attempts to avoid life's storms. However we cannot elude the rains which fall upon all. Yet there are rainbows and love's shining to guide our way. Eric's flight in life ends much differently than it began as an eaglet. Endeavor to learn the true wind beneath your wings.
Description : Much to Bobby and Timah's horror, Rathraq the scarecrow warrior god has just crossed over from champion of the weak to bloodthirsty savage. Meanwhile, the newly formed Human Liberation Front decides to start its own war on the Esu monsters lurking in the city with shocking results! A new direction for RUMBLE by writer JOHN ARCUDI (Hellboy and the BPRD, Dead Inside) and new artist, rising superstar DAVID RUBN (Black Hammer, BEOWULF). Collects RUMBLE #1-5
Description : Much to Bobby and Timah's horror, Rathraq the scarecrow warrior god has just crossed over from champion of the weak to bloodthirsty savage. Meanwhile the newly formed Human Liberation Front decides to start its own war on the Esu monsters lurking in the city -- with shocking results! A new direction for Rumble by writer John Arcudi (Hellboy and the BPRD, Dead Inside) and new artist, rising superstar David Rubin (Black Hammer, Beowulf).
Description : David Jenkins is desperate to save his teenage daughter, Olivia, from dying of cancer, but would he go as far as conspiring to commit murder? From author Richard Reinking comes an emotional thriller about the lengths a father will go to cure his only daughter of leukemia.David Jenkins is a single dad, a workaholic malpractice attorney, who is completely devoted to his only child, Olivia. She is a great kid, an extrovert with a talent for acting, a leader in her high school, and has a fighting spirit that serves her well in her upcoming battle. Olivia is diagnosed with leukemia, a cruel twist of fate since she lost her mother to cancer. The conventional treatment is dreadful, and when it fails, Jenkins decides to take Olivia to Dr. Jian Chen's unorthodox, off-the-grid facility for an experimental and ethically questionable new embryonic stem cell procedure. Dr. Chen promises success, though his method has never been tried in humans, but the required donor has a potentially serious risk. Terri Andrews, Jenkins's paralegal and secret lover, hears Olivia needs a donor and volunteers, and neither Jenkins nor Dr. Chen warn her of the dangers involved.David Jenkins knows the truth but ignores it to seek a cure for his daughter-and then Jenkins must face the consequences of that decision, including the risk of devastating effects on Terri Andrews. But Jenkins also knows that Olivia's life is at risk and cancer is brutal, merciless, and without pity.
Description : The letters and adventures of a 20 year old East India Company Officer from Armagh, who served and fought in the Madras Army from 1798-1826.