Dark Lake

Author: Sheldon D. West
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1441575693
Category: Fiction
Page: 246
View: 3622
During the lowest point of his life, Sky Logan meets Claire Miller, a teenage Amish girl who lives at the Dark Lake Wildlife Preserve. Despite their conflicting beliefs, they fall in love and spend time with each other almost everyday. One day Claire disappears after an accident, and the authorities have no record of her and her family’s existence. Who is Claire and why did she disappear?

Dark Lake

Author: Clare Revell
Publisher: Pelican Ventures Book Group
ISBN: 1522300775
Category: Fiction
Page: 320
View: 815
Archaeologist Dr. Lou Fitzgerald is used to unexpected happenings, and they don't usually faze her. After surviving a childhood disability, and dealing with an unfair boss, Lou has learned the art of rolling with the punches. But when she arrives at Dark Lake, what was supposed to be a simple archaeological dig is beyond even her wildest imaginations. Landowner Evan Close has his own reasons for keeping the secrets of Dark Lake, and this attractive interloper is a menace. Her precious dig threatens to bring his house of cards tumbling down around him, and he feels helpless to stop it. It soon becomes apparent there are dark forces at work, and Lou's simple assignment turns into a mystery. Solving that mystery comes with a steep price.

The Dark Lake

A stunning thriller perfect for fans of Jane Harper's The Dry
Author: Sarah Bailey
Publisher: Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1786493551
Category: Fiction
Page: N.A
View: 5765
'Superior storytelling... excellent' - Daily Mail A hot summer. A shocking murder. A town of secrets, waiting to explode... A beautiful young teacher has been murdered, her body found in the lake, strewn with red roses. Local policewoman Detective Sergeant Gemma Woodstock pushes to be assigned to the case, concealing the fact that she knew the murdered woman in high school years before. But that's not all Gemma's trying to hide. As the investigation digs deeper into the victim's past, other secrets threaten to come to light, secrets that were supposed to remain buried. The lake holds the key to solving the murder, but it also has the power to drag Gemma down into its dark depths...

Pickerel Lake: Dark Water Secret

Author: Gary BlackBurn
Publisher: PublishAmerica
ISBN: 146263446X
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 244
View: 6439
It was supposed to be another lackluster summer for Justin Sanders, until it got up close and personal with the mystery fish out there in Pickerel Lake. Then, a desperate phone call from cousin Randy, concerning death threats and secret fish photos, has Justin racing to his assistance, unable to stop the tragedy. Pursuing evidence about his cousin's death, Justin and best friend Eric make a startling discovery on a perilous excursion to the dark water lair of the mysterious fish. Encountering something so unexpected, it all could unlock deep secrets, solving his cousin's murder, while placing them both in moral danger. Disentangling a complex labyrinth of clues, Justin is forced to meet the possible killer, in the woods, to exchange cash for information on Randy's murder, where Justin will struggle to survive one final life and death confrontation.

Murder at Dark Lake

Author: Reg Ivory
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781719490818
Page: 158
View: 9004
Jeff Windsor didn't expect to get mixed up in a drug operation when he drove up to sleepy little Dark Lake, Wisconsin, pop. 64. Finding a beautiful woman to help make the time go by wasn't bad. The trouble started when he decided to write a book about the drug deals. Trouble in the form of murder when he stumbles onto a mob-controlled Indian reservation. Only Jeff's the murder target and the FBI, police and highway patrol want no part of helping him. Is the whole town mixed up in this mess? Jeff thinks he can solve it all by himself. But he may find out that there is no end to the murders and Dark Lake has no bottom.

The Dark Side of the Lake

Author: Gregg Cameron
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1418473472
Category: Fiction
Page: 272
View: 8389
On a warm September evening as the last shards of twilight reflect off the water and pass into the shadows of the night, Jason Maher pilots his antique 1937 Hacker speedboat slowly around the lake for the first time in over sixteen years. After a failed marriage and the death of his father, Jason has returned to Mahermar, his family’s Lake George estate, to start a new life. He finds a new love, but a chance encounter with a relic from the past threatens to take her away as a forty-three year old mystery begins to unfold. Together they are confronted with a tangled web of deception and murder, which stretches from the1940’s to the present. Drawn to the past and its grim secrets, they must uncover the link that ties them both to the mystery before it’s too late. The Dark Side of the Lake weaves a tale of romance and intrigue played out along millionaire’s row on Lake George. Old mansions, money, and power provide a backdrop for those who would murder to protect a dark secret from the past.

Seis sospechosos

Author: Vikas Swarup
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9788433975331
Category: Fiction
Page: 560
View: 8565
Vicky Rai es un joven y rico empresario, y también un playboy célebre en la prensa rosa Y ahora da una fiesta en su mansión para celebrar que la justicia le ha absuelto de un asesinato cometido hace ya siete años, cuando mató en un ataque de ira a Ruby Gi

The Legend of Black Lake

Author: Ginny Powers
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1469126702
Category: Fiction
Page: 166
View: 7218
Eight years ago, Donnie Davis' world was ripped apart on his sixth birthdayothe day his mother was killed in Black Lake. His subconscious mind refuses to unlock the terrible events that took place that day and he fears he's the one responsible for her death. His father swears Donnie was miles away when tragedy struck. But what his father swears doesn't match the nightmare that plagues Donnie. That same summer, the sacred burial ground of the Pictaw tribe lay in jeopardy of being desecrated. Business entrepreneurs bought land near the great burial rock with plans to build a resort on the lake. The government refused to stop these men, so the Pictaw chief brought to life the legend of Black Lake. Ne-mu-te, the vicious, sly water spirit once again swam the dark waters. Wasis, the white wolf, keeper of souls, roamed the forest. Now, eight years later, Donnie's quest to find the truth about his mother's death threatens to expose the only weapon Crooked Duck, the Pictaw Indian chief, possesses that can stop the destruction of the Pictaw sacred burial ground.

The Complete Works of John Wesley Anderson, Jr.

Author: John Wesley Anderson, Jr.
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1503513130
Category: Antiques & Collectibles
Page: 748
View: 7117
This book is a complete compilation of all seven of John Wesley Anderson's books.

La hija del pantano (El New York Times lo reconoce como un thriller excepcional. Destinado a ser el best seller de la temporada)

Author: Karen Dionne
Publisher: HarperCollins Ibérica S.A.
ISBN: 8491391827
Category: Fiction
Page: 320
View: 1534
Un thriller psicológico hipnotizador, La hija del pantano es la historia de una mujer que debe arriesgar todo lo que tiene para capturar al peligroso hombre que moldeó su pasado y que ahora amenaza con robarle su futuro: su padre.Helena tiene por fin la vida que merece. Un devoto marido, dos hermosas hijas, un negocio que llena sus días. Pero cuando un recluso emplea la violencia para escapar de una prisión cercana, se da cuenta de que ha sido una tonta al pensar que podría dejar atrás sus peores momentos.Helena tiene un secreto: es el resultado de un rapto. Su padre secuestró a su madre cuando esta era adolescente y la mantuvo en una remota cabaña en los pantanos de la Península superior de Michigan. Veinte años después, ella ha enterrado su pasado tan profundamente que ni siquiera su marido sabe la verdad. Pero ahora su padre ha matado a dos guardias y ha desaparecido en un pantano que conoce mejor que nadie en este mundo. La policía comienza su caza, pero Helena sabe que no tienen ninguna posibilidad. Sabe que solo hay una persona que cuenta con las estrategias necesarias para encontrar a alguien preparado para sobrevivir a una catástrofe y al que el mundo llama el Rey del pantano... ella misma.Me sentí atraída por La hija del pantano, de Karen Dionne, desde sus primeras y cautivadoras frases. Inquietante, sinuosa y contada con potencia, no podrás dejar de leerla página tras página.Megan Abbott

Legend Into Language

Author: Moira Andrew
Publisher: Folens Limited
ISBN: 9780947882693
Category: Education
Page: 72
View: 3482
Artwork and language activities for five to eleven year-olds based on myths and legends from nine different countries - Africa, Australia, China, England, Greece, India, North America, Scotland and Wales.

The Lake of Darkness

Author: Ruth Rendell
Publisher: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
ISBN: 0307557294
Category: Fiction
Page: 224
View: 6727
Martin Urban is a quiet bachelor with a comfortable life, free of worry and distractions. When he unexpectedly comes into a small fortune, he decides to use his newfound wealth to help out those in need. Finn also leads a quiet life, and comes into a little money of his own. Normally, their paths would never have crossed. But Martin’s ideas about who should benefit from his charitable impulses yield some unexpected results, and soon the good intentions of the one become fatally entangled with the mercenary nature of the other. In the Lake of Darkness, Ruth Rendell takes the old adage that no good deed goes unpunished to a startling, haunting conclusion.

How to Photograph in Natural Light

Author: George Schaub
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811724647
Category: Photography
Page: 117
View: 3223
Understanding the effects of light on a subject is one of the most important elements of taking top-quality outdoor photographs. This richly illustrated guide discusses in detail the varying qualities of natural light -- how is affects metering, aperture selection, film speed, mood, and composition -- to help both beginning and experienced photographers improve their images. Practical techniques are offered for low-light situations, sunny skies, overcast days, clouds, reflections, shadows, haze, fog, and more. Includes a gallery of the author's work.

Desolation Wilderness

Author: Jeffrey Schaffer
Publisher: Wilderness Press
ISBN: 0899975674
Category: Travel
Page: 206
View: 5303
This is the most comprehensive guidebook to Lake Tahoe's finest hiking area. It offers you: 32 accurately described hiking trips in four areas: Desolation Wilderness, Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay, South Fork American River (trails south of Highway 50), and Upper Truckee River (trails north of Highway 88 and west of Highway 89).

Transport of radioisotopes in lakes

Author: Gene E. Likens
Publisher: N.A
Category: Medical
Page: 304
View: 1961

Frantic Tales

Author: Paula Thomas
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 0557235693
Page: 84
View: 7390
This book is a gathering o short horror stories and is fiction. One story is about a man who meets a mysterious woman and falls in love with her. She seems like the best person in the world, but her dark past begins to catch up with her. He doesn't like her jealous and stalking behavior. She just won't take no for an answer. Another story is about a girl fighting her own demons. Her soul is at stake for being taken over. She tries her hardest to conquer her fears. Read these and more chillers to see what happens in each terror. This book is for teens and young adults.

Elegy for a Lost Star

Author: Elizabeth Haydon
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1429912480
Category: Fiction
Page: 320
View: 7552
Elegy for a Lost Star sets the stage for a major turning point in the Symphony of Ages series. The dragon Anwyn--who has lain for three years in deathlike sleep in a grave of rock and black coal is freed by the cataclysm that concluded REQUIEM FOR THE SUN. sisoriented and confused, she remembers only two things-the person who trapped her in dragon form and locked her in the grave-Rhapsody-and an all-encompassing desire to wreak vengeance. Meanwhile, Achmed, the Firbolg king, resumes rebuilding the his shattered home, while a guild of merciless assassins set about taking revenge on him for the killing of their leader. A horribly deformed but magical being finds its way through a carnival of freaks to the palace of an evil despot, who sees in it the potential to be the instrument by which his plans of conquest and brutal domination of a continent will be realized. With the rise of new leaders, good and evil, the long-awaited birth of the Child of Time, the dark plans of assassins and rulers, a confrontation that shakes the relationship of the Three, and a battle to the death between two dragons of unimaginable elemental power, the seeds of chaos are planted for a war that will, by its end, consume half of the world. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

Lords of Kerballa

Volume One
Author: John H. Underhill
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 149906747X
Category: Fiction
Page: 334
View: 1317
The Master of Darkness is the tyrannical ruler of the western coastal city of Kerballa. In an attempt to extend his rule inland, he has kidnapped the Princess of Time and is holding her prisoner in his castle until she agrees to marry him. The young knight, Red John, is in love with the Princess. He sets out on a quest to free her accompanied by his friend Morduc, an Elven Prince. As they are crossing a river, John is swept away by a flash flood. Morduc continues on their quest alone. During that journey he meets his own true love Marianna, learns to speak Froggan, and survives a trip through dark and dangerous caverns beneath the mountains east of Kerballa. Meanwhile, a jungle tribe far downriver has saved John from the flood. He returns the favor by saving the tribe from the Monkey King. As a reward, he is offered the chief’s daughter and royal rule, but declines, remaining faithful to the Princess. With Palla Nad and Yanibo, two new jungle friends, he arrives at the southern port city of Imbal where they all sign on as performers with a travelling circus. The circus docks at Kerballa on the very same day that Morduc enters the city disguised as a seedy old street magician. Both are eventually invited to perform at the castle. During their performances they succeed in rescuing the Princess just as lightning bolts begin to rain down upon the castle. The Master of Darkness is presumed dead and buried beneath the smoking rubble. Red John is elected the governor of the newly free Kerballa. In a festive wedding in the town square Red John marries the Princess, and Morduc marries his beloved Marianna.

The Snake of Snowspire

Author: P.A. Williams
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1291958789
Category: Fiction
Page: 124
View: 307
The realm of Neduin is embroiled in a bitter war between the kingdoms of Lagoon in the East and the High King's kingdom of Southwell in the southern region. Charles Babyish seeks more men to increase his forces so he can advance upon Southwell, but to do this he must look toward the Northern region and the Kingdom of Snowspire and it's king Frederick Castillo for help. Maybe with the marriage of Babyish's daughter to Castillo's son, it may sweeten the deal, as well as gold for payment toward the use of his men. Meanwhile, the High King Jonas Yale formulates a plan to stop the advancing army from the north with the help of an unknown stranger, who embarks upon a mission toward the northern borders and the kingdom of Snowspire. Also hidden within the shadows away from the eyes of the warring factions, sinister plots are in play unbeknownst to all...