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'In the grand tradition of Blackadder and Monty Python and the Holy Grail is the story of an anti-hero who can't help but find his way to greatness whether he likes it or not. Apropos is a rogue, a rascal, a scoundrel, a cheat...and those are his good points. Lame of leg but fast of wit, the only reason Apropos doesn't consider chivalry dead is because he's not yet through with it. An orphan with a chip on his shoulder, Apropos, travels to the court of the good King Runcible, with three goals in mind: to find his father, seek retribution for the death of his mother, and to line his own pockets. However, Apropos carries the most troublesome burden a would-be harbinger of chaos can bear: He may well be a hero foretold, a young man of destiny. It is not a notion that Apropos finds palatable, having very low regard for such notions as honor, selflessness, or risking one's neck. Yet when Apropos finds himself assigned as squire to the most senile knight in the court-Sir Umbrage of the Flaming Nether Regions, whose squires tend to have a rather short life span-Apropos is forced to rise to the occasion lest he be dragged under-permanently.'Show more
My name is Rylee and I am a Tracker. When children go missing, and the Humans have no leads, I'm the one they call. I am their last hope in bringing home the lost ones. I salvage what they cannot. One last salvage and the final battle with Orion and the demon hordes will be upon me. I don't know the name of the person I'm Tracking, or what she looks like so finding her is going to be . . . impossible. But she is the key to defeating the demons. The world has been swept with a plague that is killing not only the humans, but every supernatural it touches. While I'm out Tracking, my allies are being wiped out. Worse than all of this? I am losing Pamela to the darkness with every second that passes. I'm not sure even I can control any of these outcomes But that doesn't mean I'm not going to try. Performed by Nora Achrati, Shanta Parasuraman, Chris Genebach, Bradley Foster Smith, Yasmin Tuazon, Darius Johnson, Colleen Delany, Ken Jackson, Matthew Bassett, Christopher Williams, James Konicek, Amanda Forstrom, Robb Moreira, Marni Penning, Laura C. Harris, Brandon Burton, Nicole Perez, Terence Aselford, Anthony Palmini, Eric Messner, Joe Mallon, and Chris Davenport.Show more
'L.E. Modesitt Jr.'s The Magic of Recluce begins his bestselling fantasy series the Saga of Recluce, which is one of the most popular in contemporary epic fantasy. Young Lerris yearns to find a place in the world better suited to his skills and temperament. In Recluce this means taking one of two options: permanent exile from Recluce or the dangergeld, a complex, rule-laden wanderjahr in the lands beyond. Many do not survive. Lerris chooses dangergeld. Lerris will need magic in the lands beyond, where the power of the Chaos Wizards reigns unchecked, and he must learn to use his powers in an orderly way before his wanderjahr, or fall prey to Chaos.'Show more
'L.E. Modesitt, Jr.'s The Death of Chaos continues his bestselling fantasy series the Saga of Recluce, which is one of the most popular in contemporary epic fantasy. Lerris has settled into being a woodworker and building a life with Krystal. But this newfound peace is endangered when both Candar and Recluce come under the threat of invasion from the Empire of Hamor. Despite the imminent possibility of destruction, the lands of Candar will not unite and Recluce will not heed the peril. Lerris is faced with the challenge of becoming the greatest wizard of all time-or seeing his whole world destroyed.'Show more
'In L. E. Modesitt, Jr.'s The Magic Engineer, Dorrin, a young scion of Order magicians, is interested in forbidden knowledge-the working of machines. He is the Leonardo da Vinci of his age, but his insights violate the rules of the Order magic of Recluce, and in order to pursue his invention he must go into exile-in the lands of Chaos. Tortured by the knowledge that to preserve Order he must create new devices for war, Dorrin stands between Recluce and the forces of the Chaos that seek to destroy it. ''An intriguing fantasy in a fascinating world.''-Robert Jordan, New York Times bestselling author of The Wheel of Time® series'Show more
'It is a curse to be haunted by the past. It is worse to be hunted by it... In the realm of Imphallion, there once was a nightmare-a living nightmare known only as the Terror of the East. Nigh invulnerable in his magical black armor and aided by unholy minions, he laid waste to all in his path on his all-consuming quest to bring order to the land. His order. Then, at what should have been his moment of triumph, his will failed. And his army fell. Taking a young noblewoman as hostage, he escaped, vanishing into darkest memory. Years later, Corvis Rebaine is a simple man, content with his loving wife and children. The terrible deeds and glories of his past life are dead and buried along with his former name and its monstrous legacy-until his daughter is taken by fiends under a maniacal young warlord looking to complete the Terror's conquest. Now, spurred to action by a newborn fury and thirst for vengeance, Rebaine must do the unthinkable-don the dark armor once again, gather his once-loyal cadre of killers, and fight to save both the family he loves and the country he once almost destroyed. And all who stand in his way will have one final thought before death... The Terror has returned.'Show more
'In his trademark suit of black armor and skull-like helm, armed with a demon-forged axe, Corvis Rebaine twice brought death and destruction to Imphallion-willingly slaughtering countless innocents in pursuit of a more just society. But that was the old Rebaine. Before he killed the mad warlord Audriss and banished the demon Khanda. Before he lost his wife and children, who could not forgive or forget his violent crimes. Now, in a distant city, under a false name, Rebaine is loathe to resurrect his bloody ways, even when the neighboring nation of Cephira invades his beloved Imphallion. But when an imposter takes up the legendary armor and axe, and sets about killing more ruthlessly than Rebaine ever did, the old warrior may have no choice. Pursued by an old nemesis, a mysterious sorcerer, and his own vengeful daughter, Rebaine moves to clear his name, save his country, and reclaim his family. To accomplish these tasks, will he once again have to become the "Terror of the East"?'Show more
The Homelander enacts his plan only to realize his motivations are unfounded. Butcher confronts him and makes the one who raped his wife and caused her death pay with his life. Butcher’s true desire for destruction is then revealed in the form of a WMD crafted for supes but will kill many others and, to be stopped, Hughie must face Butcher alone. As the dust settles the long lasting damage and betrayals are still affecting the survivors. Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson proudly present the final, bloodiest chapter of The Boys. Comics Issues Adapted to GraphicAudio containing Over the Hill with the Swords of a Thousand Men, The Bloody Doors Off, and You Found Me. Performed by Michael John Casey, Eric Messner, Dave Coyne, Matthew Bassett, KenYatta Rogers, Jonathon Church, Christopher Walker, Kay Eluvian, Carolyn Kashner, Laura C. Harris, Dawn Ursula, Terence Aselford, Amanda Forstrom, Steve Wannall, Keith A. Richards, Danny Gavigan, Matthew Pauli, Rob McFadyen, Colleen Delany, Elaine Yuko Qualter, James Lewis, Bradley Smith, Nora Achrati, Scott McCormick, Ken Jackson, Jacob Yeh, Matthew Schleigh, Kimberly Gilbert, Alejandro Ruiz, Chris Stinson, Chris Davenport, David Zitney, Karen Novak, Richard Rohan, James Konicek, and Tia Shearer.Show more
'Butcher's full vendetta is revealed as is Vought-American's part in the events on 9/11. Gregg Mallory tells Hughie the History of the BOYS and Hughie later confesses his real identity to Annie, Hughie returns to the fold as he and Butcher investigate a murder that may involve Jack from Jupiter. Butcher then returns to London to view the body of his deceased father and Butcher's full back-story as a one-man reckoning is revealed. Comics Issues Adapted to GraphicAudio containing Proper Preparation and Planning, Barbary Coast, The Big Ride & Butcher, Baker, Candlestick Maker. Performed by David Coyne, Eric Messner, Michael John Casey, Matthew Bassett, KenYatta Rogers, Bradley Smith, Jonathon Church, Laura C. Harris, Carolyn Kashner, Christopher Walker, Matthew Pauli, Colleen Delany, Terence Aselford, Nanette Savard, Kay Eluvian, Amanda Forstrom, James Konicek, Joel David Santner, David Harris, Danny Gavigan, Karen Novack, Dylan Lynch, Chris Davenport, Ken Jackson, Steve Wannall, Steven Carpenter, Audrey Bertaux, Richard Rohan, Chris Stinson, and Kimberly Gilbert.'Show more
Her magic is weak. Her ruling stepmother hates her. And now she's her people's only hope. Frustrated by her pathetically useless powers, Larkspur can only dream of being accepted by true elementals. And as the bastard daughter of the king, she lives under the constant wrath of his jealous wife. When she's falsely accused of attacking the cruel woman, she must choose between military service or banishment... and both lead to certain death. Seizing her slim chance for survival, Lark embarks on training as a soldier for the unforgiving kingdom. But though she excels in her new role, it may not be enough to stay safe from a queen out for her blood. Will she bow under pressure, or unlock the power to vanquish the vicious tyrant? Recurve is the thrilling first book in The Elemental urban fantasy series. If you like iron-willed heroines, forces of nature, and rooting for the underdog, then you'll love Shannon Mayer's enthralling tale! Performed by Yasmin Tuazon, Eric Messner, Rayner Gabriel, Steven Carpenter, Lise Bruneau, Danny Gavigan, Carolyn Kashner, Matthew Bassett, Anthony Palmini, Christopher Williams, Yasmin Tuazon, Laura C. Harris, Zeke Alton, Colleen Delany, Chris Stinson, Jessica Lauren Ball, Natalie Van Sistine, Bradley Smith, Niusha Nawab, Marni Penning, Stephon Walker, Joel David Santner, Tia Shearer, Patrick Bussink, Terence Aselford, Karen Novack, Michael John Casey, and Steve Wannall.Show more
'Butcher discovers Hughie's relationship with Annie the Starlight, and a new executive at Vought starts to climb up the ranks. Butcher decides to test where Hughie's loyalties lie but does it behind the rest of the teams' back. At a Christian/Supe convention Hughie discovers Annie's powers and The Homelander moves forward with his plans. Hughie then leaves for Scotland to see his family and decide if he should stay with The BOYS. Comics Issues Adapted to GraphicAudio containing What I Know, The Innocents, Believe, and Highland Laddie. Performed by Michael John Casey, Eric Messner, Dave Coyne, Laura C. Harris, KenYatta Rogers, Kimberly Gilbert, Matthew Bassett, Richard Rohan, Henry Kramer, Terence Aselford, Matthew Schleigh, Christopher Walker, Jonathan Church, Keith Richards, Nick DePinto, Jessica Lauren Ball, Carolyn Kashner, Emily Beresford, James J. Johnson, Catherine Aselford, James Lewis, Steven Carpenter, Colleen Delany, Jonathan Watkins, David Zitney, Nanette Savard, Steve Wannall, Bradley Smith, and Elaine Yuko Qualter.'Show more
'After the massacre of the entire G-Men franchise, the company sends their supes on a bacchanalia of a vacation at an island getaway and The BOYS keep an eye on the festivities and the guests, some of whom are worming their way to the highest levels of government. The BOYS are then targeted and one is ambushed. And we get a clearer picture of the backgrounds of Mother's Milk, Frenchie, and The Female. Comics Issues Adapted to GraphicAudio containing Herogasm, The Self-Preservation Society, Nothing Like It in the World, La Plume De Ma Tante Est Sur La Table, & The Female of the Species Is More Deadly Than the Male. Performed by Michael John Casey, Dave Coyne, Eric Messner, Jonathon Church, Matthew Bassett, KenYatta Rogers, Alejandro Ruiz, Christopher Walker, Laura C. Harris, Nick DePinto, Michael Glenn, Bradley Smith, Joseph Mallon, Chris Stinson, Steve Wannall, Keith Richards, James Konicek, Zeke Alton, Colleen Delany, Steven Carpenter, Emily Beresford, Jessica Lauren Ball, Elaine Yuko Qualter, Ken Jackson, Scott McCormick, Matthew Pauli, and Nanette Savard.'Show more
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