Download Here Abide Monsters by Andre Norton PDF

By Andre Norton

Recounts a few recognized hurricanes of heritage and describes what guy has realized approximately hurricanes, how they're tracked, and makes an attempt to tame them.

Show description

Read or Download Here Abide Monsters PDF

Best contemporary books

Ellen Glasgow: The Contemporary Reviews (American Critical Archives (No. 3))

This e-book reprints contemporaneous studies of Ellen Glasgow's books as they have been released among 1897 and 1943. booklet experiences, initially revealed in newspapers and different periodicals during this kingdom and in England, inform the tale of Glasgow's severe reception in the course of her lengthy and effective profession. Nineteen novels in addition to a quantity of poetry, certainly one of her brief tales, and certainly one of feedback, have been released in the course of her lifetime.

You Have Been Disconnected

After 5 years, you'll imagine you recognize somebody. .. Matt Collins has labored with uber-programmer Phil Fink for the earlier 5 years and even though they have by no means met in individual, he is definite he has the man pegged. Fink is an anti-social workaholic and a class-A nerd who avoids own interplay just like the plague.

The blackbirder

A vintage international battle II-era noir with a page-turning plot, a forged of colorfully sinister characters and a protagonist who's thrust into the guts of political intrigue, this beautiful 1943 novel parallels the secret agent novels of Grahame Greene, Eric Ambler, and the movies of Hitchcock and Lang. yet in -signature Hughes style, The Blackbirder has a genre-bending twist: its hardboiled protagonist is a lady.

Additional info for Here Abide Monsters

Example text

The urgency in her tone was enough to make him sit up. It banished the peace of this place. " Now that he showed himself fully aroused, Linda withdrew a little. " "Went how? The door's barred-" It was true. The bar Crocker had put there last night was still firmly in place. "In the other room-" She jerked at his arm. "There's an open window. Lung ran-I got there just in time to see him squeeze through-" He followed as silently as possible in her wake. Around him he could hear snores, the heavy breathing of those deep in slumber.

But the weapon was outside his own experience. In the first place the shaft was shorter than he would imagine it should be. The point was metal with four corners united. He knew next to nothing of primitive weapons but he thought it was not American Indian-if Indians did roam this world. The spear, the silence- Nick found himself trying to breathe as lightly as possible. This waiting-when would come the attack? And from which direction? They could be completely surrounded right now. His back felt very naked, as if at any moment another of those weapons might thud home in his own body.

Now that it was morning and they were preparing to leave, he found disbelief easier. " Mrs. Clapp was inducing Jeremiah to enter a woven basket, a form of imprisonment he was protesting. The cat turned his head suddenly and seized her hand between his jaws, though he did not apply the pressure of a true bite. " She scratched behind Jeremiah's ears. "Get in with no more fuss about it. It is me who'll have the carryin' as you well know. " She closed the lid, fastened it with quick efficiency. " She spoke to Nick again.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.13 of 5 – based on 47 votes