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The Masque Of The Red Death Pdf

  • Within their refuge from a terrible plague called the Red Death, Prince Prospero and his court hold an opulent masquerade ball. But one uninvited guest means death for everyone. A pioneer of the short story genre, Poe?s stories typically captured themes of the macabre and included elements of the mysterious. His better-known stories include ?The...

    Publisher : HarperCollins Canada
    published : 2013
  • Everything is in ruins.A devastating plague has decimated the population, and those who are left live in fear of catching it as the city crumbles around them.So what does Araby Worth have to live for?Nights in the Debauchery Club, beautiful dresses, glittery makeup . . . and tantalizing ways to forget it all.But in the depths of the club?in the depths...

    Publisher : HarperCollins
    published : 2012
  • However you try to escape it, horror is always there Outside the abbey?s armoured walls, the common poor are ravaged by a grisly pestilence known as the ?Red Death?, while within, safe and untroubled, the happy Prince Prospero hosts lavish entertainments. But, in their immodest comfort, the Prince and his guests are not as safe as they hope from...

    Publisher : Penguin Books Ltd
    published : 2008
  • Qiu Xiaolong's Anthony Award-winning debut introduces Inspector Chen of the Shanghai Police. A young ?national model worker,? renowned for her adherence to the principles of the Communist Party, turns up dead in a Shanghai canal. As Inspector Chen Cao of the Shanghai Special Cases Bureau struggles to trace the hidden threads of her past, he finds...

    Publisher : Soho Press
    published : 2003
  • Bethany Griffin continues the journey of Araby Worth in Dance of the Red Death ?the sequel to her teen novel Masque of the Red Death . Lauren DeStefano, author of the New York Times bestselling Chemical Gardens trilogy, called Masque of the Red Death "luscious, sultry, and lingeringly tragic." In Dance of the Red Death , Araby's world is in...

    Publisher : HarperCollins
    published : 2013
  • Concentrating on both old and new evidence, Paul Doherty explores the highly suspicious elements surrounding the death of King William II of England, nicknamed "Rufus the Red King". Through the eyes of the great philosopher Anselm, a secret admirer of the Red King, a far more chilling interpretation of the his death is put forward that challenges everything...

    Publisher : Headline
    published : 2013
  • It's 1953 in Red-baiting, blacklisting Los Angeles, a moral tar pit ready to swallow Easy Rawlins. Easy is out of "the hurting business" and into the housing (and favor) business when a racist IRS agent nails him for tax evasion. Special Agent Darryl T. Craxton, FBI, offers to bail him out if he agrees to infiltrate the First American Baptist Church...

    Publisher : Washington Square Press
    published : 2010
  • With the Revolutionary War making itself felt in his Long Island home, Jonathan Barrett and his sister Elizabeth seek refuge on the distant shore of England. However, Jonathan has yet another reason to make the voyage: he is still searching for Nora, his lost love and the woman responsible for his recently discovered taste for blood. That search...

    Publisher : BenBella Books, Inc.
    published : 2015
  • In this introduction to the series, young Jonathan Barrett arrives in London in 1773 to pursue his college education. His fate among the undead is sealed by the unnaturally beautiful Nora Jones, who seduces him and consumes his blood. Unbeknownst to Jonathan, he is no longer the same man, something he soon discovers upon his return to America to join...

    Publisher : BenBella Books, Inc.
    published : 2015
  • Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen, the Red Baron, was the most successful fighter pilot of World War I, shooting down 80 enemy airplanes and receiving more high decorations than any other German combatant. In Red Baron: The Life and Death of an Ace , Peter Kilduff tells the story of this courageous and charismatic man: his comrades and enemies, the...

    Publisher : F+W Media
    published : 2012