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A Discovery of Witches

By Deborah Harkness
  • ISBN Code: : 1101475692
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 592
  • Category : Fiction
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Book one of the New York Times-bestselling All Souls trilogy—"a wonderfully imaginative grown-up fantasy with all the magic of Harry Potter and Twilight” (People). Look for the hit TV series “A Discovery of Witches,” streaming on AMC Plus, Sundance Now and Shudder. Season 2 premieres January 9, 2021! Deborah Harkness’s sparkling debut, A Discovery of Witches, has brought her into the spotlight and galvanized fans around the world. In this tale of passion and obsession, Diana Bishop, a young scholar and a descendant of witches, discovers a long-lost and enchanted alchemical manuscript, Ashmole 782, deep in Oxford's Bodleian Library. Its reappearance summons a fantastical underworld, which she navigates with her leading man, vampire geneticist Matthew Clairmont. Harkness has created a universe to rival those of Anne Rice, Diana Gabaldon, and Elizabeth Kostova, and she adds a scholar's depth to this riveting tale of magic and suspense. The story continues in book two, Shadow of Night, and concludes with The Book of Life.

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Supersex

By Anna Peppard
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  • Publisher : University of Texas Press
  • Book Code : 1477321632
  • Total of Pages : 384
  • Category : Social Science
  • Members : 510
  • Pdf File: supersex.pdf

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From Superman, created in 1938, to the transmedia DC and Marvel universes of today, superheroes have always been sexy. And their sexiness has always been controversial, inspiring censorship and moral panic. Yet though it has inspired jokes and innuendos, accusations of moral depravity, and sporadic academic discourse, the topic of superhero sexuality is like superhero sexuality itself—seemingly obvious yet conspicuously absent. Supersex: Sexuality, Fantasy, and the Superhero is the first scholarly book specifically devoted to unpacking the superhero genre’s complicated relationship with sexuality. Exploring sexual themes and imagery within mainstream comic books, television shows, and films as well as independent and explicitly pornographic productions catering to various orientations and kinks, Supersex offers a fresh—and lascivious—perspective on the superhero genre’s historical and contemporary popularity. Across fourteen essays touching on Superman, Batman, the X-Men, and many others, Anna F. Peppard and her contributors present superhero sexuality as both dangerously exciting and excitingly dangerous, encapsulating the superhero genre’s worst impulses and its most productively rebellious ones. Supersex argues that sex is at the heart of our fascination with superheroes, even—and sometimes especially—when the capes and tights stay on.

One Perfect Summer

By Rachel Hawthorne
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  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Book Code : 0062321358
  • Total of Pages : 544
  • Category : Young Adult Fiction
  • Members : 502
  • Pdf File: one-perfect-summer.pdf

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Perfect for fans of Lauren Barnholdt and Susane Colasanti, this sun-soaked pairing of Rachel Hawthorne's beach reads Labor of Love and Thrill Ride brings a fresh feel to two summer favorites. In Labor of Love, Dawn joins a volunteer trip to New Orleans, hoping to forget about boys (her cheating ex Drew, in particular) for the summer. But when a fortune teller predicts she'll meet the man of her dreams on this trip, Dawn has to decide if she believes in the destiny of true love, or if she's just headed for another heartbreak. In Thrill Ride, Megan has landed the perfect summer job at an amusement park far away from home. The only problem is she'll also be far away from her boyfriend. But surely true love can survive three months apart. And Megan can resist her incredibly hot coworker . . . right? Value priced with a great new cover, this combined edition will have readers (re)discovering Rachel Hawthorne.

Die Seelen der Nacht

By Deborah Harkness
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  • Publisher : Blanvalet Verlag
  • Book Code : 3641093384
  • Total of Pages : 832
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 684
  • Pdf File: die-seelen-der-nacht.pdf

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Eine Liebe, stärker als das Leben selbst ... Diana Bishop ist Historikerin mit Leib und Seele. Dass in ihr zudem das Blut eines uralten Hexengeschlechts fließt, versucht sie im Alltag mit aller Kraft zu ignorieren. Doch als Diana in der altehrwürdigen Bodleian-Bibliothek in Oxford ein magisches Manuskript in die Hände fällt, kann sie ihre Herkunft nicht länger verleugnen: Hexen, Dämonen und Vampire heften sich an ihre Fersen, um ihr das geheime Wissen zu entlocken – wenn nötig mit Gewalt. Hilfe erfährt Diana ausgerechnet von Matthew Clairmont, Naturwissenschaftler, 1500 Jahre alter Vampir – und der Mann, der Diana bald schon mehr bedeuten wird als ihr eigenes Leben ... Ein mitreißender, wundervoll erzählter Roman über Magie, Abenteuer und Romantik.

The First to Die at the End

By Adam Silvera
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  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Book Code : 0063240823
  • Total of Pages : 416
  • Category : Young Adult Fiction
  • Members : 683
  • Pdf File: the-first-to-die-at-the-end.pdf

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In this prequel to #1 New York Times bestselling phenomenon They Both Die at the End, two new strangers spend a life-changing day together after Death-Cast first makes their fateful calls. It’s the night before Death-Cast goes live, and there’s one question on everyone’s mind: Can Death-Cast actually predict when someone will die, or is it just an elaborate hoax? Orion Pagan has waited years for someone to tell him that he’s going to die. He has a serious heart condition, and he signed up for Death-Cast so he could know what’s coming. Valentino Prince is restarting his life in New York. He has a long and promising future ahead and he only registered for Death-Cast after his twin sister nearly died in a car accident. Orion and Valentino cross paths in Times Square and immediately feel a deep connection. But when the first round of End Day calls goes out, their lives are changed forever—one of them receives a call, and the other doesn’t. Though neither boy is certain how the day will end, they know they want to spend it together…even if that means their goodbye will be heartbreaking. Told with acclaimed author Adam Silvera’s signature bittersweet touch, this story celebrates the lasting impact that people have on each other and proves that life is always worth living to the fullest.

The Discovery of Witchcraft

By Reginald Scot
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  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 789
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 670
  • Pdf File: the-discovery-of-witchcraft.pdf

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The Discovery of Witchcraft is an exposé of the early modern witchcraft. Originally published in 1584, the book was written against the belief in witches, to show that witchcraft did not exist. Part of its content exposed how feats of magic were done, and the book is often deemed the first textbook on conjuring. Moreover, the book contains a small section which describes how the charlatans were able to fool the public and why the prosecutions of the accused were unwarranted for and un-Christian. The author also provocatively held the Roman church responsible to the prosecutions. The book became highly popular as an exhaustive encyclopaedia of contemporary beliefs about witchcraft, spirits, alchemy, magic, and legerdemain. William Shakespeare also drew from his study of Scot's book hints for his picture of the witches in Macbeth, and Thomas Middleton in his play of The Witch likewise was indebted to this source.

John Stearne’s Confirmation and Discovery of Witchcraft

By Scott Eaton
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Book Code : 1000079430
  • Total of Pages : 204
  • Category : History
  • Members : 693
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Between 1645-7, John Stearne led the most significant outbreak of witch-hunting in England. As accusations of witchcraft spread across East Anglia, Stearne and Matthew Hopkins were enlisted by villagers to identify and eradicate witches. After the trials finally subsided in 1648, Stearne wrote his only publication, A confirmation and discovery of witchcraft, but it had a limited readership. Consequently, Stearne and his work fell into obscurity until the 1800s, and were greatly overshadowed by Hopkins and his text. This book is the first study which analyses Stearne’s publication and contextualises his ideas within early modern intellectual cultures of religion, demonology, gender, science, and print in order to better understand the witch-finder’s beliefs and motives. The book argues that Stearne was a key player in the trials, that he was not a mainstream ‘puritan’, and that his witch-finding availed from contemporary science. It traces A confirmation’s reception history from 1648 to modern day and argues that the lack of research focusing on Stearne has resulted in misrepresentations of the witch-finder in the historiography of witchcraft. This book redresses the imbalance and seeks to provide an alternative reading of the East Anglian witch-hunt and of England’s premier witch-hunter, John Stearne.

บ่วงมนตรา เสน่หารัตติกาล

By DEBORAH HARKNESS
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  • Publisher : Nation Books
  • Book Code : 6165151205
  • Total of Pages : 870
  • Category : Popular literature
  • Members : 846
  • Pdf File: บ-วงมนตรา-เสน-หาร-ตต-กาล.pdf

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ไดอานา บิช็อป นักประวัติศาสตร์สาวสวย เข้าไปยืมหนังสือโบราณอายุนับร้อยๆปีจากห้องสมุด สายเลือดแม่มดใน ตัวเธอบอกให้รู้ว่าหนังสือเล่มนี้ ถูกสะกดไว้ด้วยมนตร์จนไม่มีใครเปิดอ่านได้ ง่ายๆ และการปรากฏตัวของหนังสือเล่มนี้ ทำให้โลกของเหล่าอมนุษย์ปั่นป่วนขึ้นอีกครั้ง เพราะหนังสือเล่มนี้ มีข้อมูลสำคัญที่เหล่าอมนุษย์ต้องการเป็นอย่างมาก รวมทั้งนักวิทยาศาสตร์หนุ่มสุดหล่อที่ชื่อ แมทธิว แคลร์มองท์ ผู้เป็นแวมไพร์ ความใกล้ชิดทำให้ทั้งสองเกิดความรักต่างสายพันธุ์ แต่ไดอานาไม่เคยล่วงรู้เลยว่า ความรักต่างสายพันธุ์นั้นเป็นเหมือน รักต้องห้าม! ที่ผิดกฏข้อตกลงมานัพันปี ในที่สุด ไดอานาก็ต้องยอมฝึกใช้เวทมนตร์ เพื่อควบคุมพลังวิเศษที่มากมายมหาศาล ในตัวเธอ เพื่อใหรอดจากาเงื้อมมือของเหล่าอมนุษย์โหด และปกป้องชีวิตของเธอ และแวมไพร์หนุ่มสุดหล่อที่เธอรัก ทั้งคู่จะต่อสู้เพื่อความรักต่างสายพันธุ์ และใช้ชีวิตร่วมกันอย่างมีความสุขได้สำเร็จหรือไม่ เป็นเรื่องที่ต้องติดตามเอาใจช่วยกันต่อไป...

The Supernatural Revamped

By Barbara Brodman,James E. Doan
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  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Book Code : 1611478650
  • Total of Pages : 274
  • Category : Literary Criticism
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This book presents the supernatural as a truly international phenomenon, not restricted to the original folk characters, their literary representations, or popular media. Instead, we move around the world and into the twenty-first century, reshaping legends into a post-modern image that is psychologically and socially relevant.

The Great Book of Witchcraft

By Howard Williams,Frederick George Lee,Walter Scott,Jules Michelet,M. Schele de Vere,John Ashton,William Godwin,W. H. Davenport Adams,Charles Mackay,George Moir,Margaret Murray,St. John D. Seymour,John G. Campbell,John Maxwell Wood,Bram Stoker,E. Lynn Linton,Wilhelm Meinhold,Cotton Mather,Increase Mather,Charles Wentworth Upham,M. V. B. Perley,James Thacher,William P. Upham,Samuel Roberts Wells,John M. Taylor,Allen Putnam
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  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 6249
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Members : 709
  • Pdf File: the-great-book-of-witchcraft.pdf

Book Short Summary:

e-artnow presents to you this unique collection of books about witchcraft, witch trials, magic, sorcery legends, supernatural, demonology and occult practice: Introduction: The Superstitions of Witchcraft The Devil in Britain and America Witchcraft in Europe: History of Magic and Witchcraft: Magic and Witchcraft Lives of the Necromancers Witch, Warlock, and Magician Irish Witchcraft and Demonology Practitioners of Magic & Witchcraft and Clairvoyance Mary Schweidler, the Amber Witch Sidonia, the Sorceress La Sorcière: The Witch of the Middle Ages Tales & Legends: Witchcraft & Second Sight in the Highlands & Islands of Scotland Witch Stories Studies: The Witch Mania The Witch-cult in Western Europe Witchcraft and Superstitious Record in the South-Western District of Scotland Modern Magic Witchcraft in America: Salem Trials: The Wonders of the Invisible World Salem Witchcraft Salem Witchcraft and Cotton Mather A Short History of the Salem Village Witchcraft Trials An Account of the Witchcraft Delusion at Salem in 1682 House of John Procter, Witchcraft Martyr, 1692 Studies: The Salem Witchcraft, the Planchette Mystery, and Modern Spiritualism The Witchcraft Delusion in Colonial Connecticut (1647-1697) Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism On Witchcraft: Glimpses of the Supernatural – Witchcraft and Necromancy Letters On Demonology And Witchcraft

The History of Witchcraft in America

By Howard Williams,Frederick George Lee,M. Schele de Vere,Cotton Mather,Increase Mather,Charles Wentworth Upham,M. V. B. Perley,James Thacher,William P. Upham,Samuel Roberts Wells,John M. Taylor,Allen Putnam
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  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 2032
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Members : 110
  • Pdf File: the-history-of-witchcraft-in-america.pdf

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British Colonies on the east coast of North American continent had been settled by religious refugees seeking to build a pure, Bible-based society. They lived closely with the sense of the supernatural and they intended to build a society based on their religious beliefs. That is what caused numerous quarrels, troubles and accusations among which the witchcraft was quite common and the most dangerous. While witch trials had begun to fade out across much of Europe by the mid-17th century, they continued in the American Colonies. The earliest recorded witchcraft execution in America was in 1647 in Connecticut. The witch hunt in American Colonies culminated with the Salem Trials when over 200 people were accused, and 19 of whom were found guilty and executed by hanging. This collection contains books that depict the history of witchcraft and witch trials in the USA. Introduction: The Superstitions of Witchcraft by Howard Williams Witchcraft in America: The Wonders of the Invisible World by Cotton Mather and Increase Mather Salem Witchcraft by Charles Wentworth Upham Salem Witchcraft and Cotton Mather by Charles Wentworth Upham A Short History of the Salem Village Witchcraft Trials by M. V. B. Perley An Account of the Witchcraft Delusion at Salem in 1682 by James Thacher House of John Procter, Witchcraft Martyr, 1692 by William P. Upham The Salem Witchcraft, the Planchette Mystery, and Modern Spiritualism by Samuel Roberts Wells The Witchcraft Delusion in Colonial Connecticut (1647-1697) by John M. Taylor Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam

The Mythology and History of Witchcraft

By Frederick George Lee,E. Lynn Linton,Howard Williams,Walter Scott,Jules Michelet,M. Schele de Vere,John Ashton,William Godwin,W. H. Davenport Adams,Charles Mackay,George Moir,John G. Campbell,John Maxwell Wood,Bram Stoker,Wilhelm Meinhold,Cotton Mather,Increase Mather,Charles Wentworth Upham,M. V. B. Perley,James Thacher,William P. Upham,Samuel Roberts Wells,John M. Taylor,Allen Putnam
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  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 5971
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 559
  • Pdf File: the-mythology-and-history-of-witchcraft.pdf

Book Short Summary:

This meticulously edited collection on witchcraft is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: Introduction to Witchcraft: The Superstitions of Witchcraft by Howard Williams The Devil in Britain and America by John Ashton Witchcraft in Europe: History of Magic and Witchcraft: Magic and Witchcraft Lives of the Necromancers Witch, Warlock, and Magician Practitioners of Magic & Witchcraft and Clairvoyance Mary Schweidler, the Amber Witch Sidonia, the Sorceress La Sorcière: The Witch of the Middle Ages Tales & Legends: Witchcraft & Second Sight in the Highlands & Islands of Scotland Witch Stories Studies: The Witch Mania Witchcraft and Superstitious Record in the South-Western District of Scotland Modern Magic Witchcraft in America: The Wonders of the Invisible World Salem Witchcraft Salem Witchcraft and Cotton Mather A History of the Salem Village Witchcraft Trials An Account of the Witchcraft Delusion at Salem in 1682 House of John Procter, Witchcraft Martyr, 1692 Studies: The Salem Witchcraft, the Planchette Mystery, and Modern Spiritualism by Samuel Roberts Wells The Witchcraft Delusion in Colonial Connecticut (1647-1697) by John M. Taylor Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam On Witchcraft: Glimpses of the Supernatural – Witchcraft and Necromancy by Frederick George Lee Letters On Demonology And Witchcraft by Sir Walter Scott

The England and Holland of the Pilgrims

By Henry Martyn Dexter,Morton Dexter
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  • Publisher : Genealogical Publishing Com
  • Book Code : 0806307943
  • Total of Pages : 673
  • Category : Reference
  • Members : 497
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Book Short Summary:

Comprised of six books, this work constitutes an encyclopedic history of Pilgrim affairs in England and Holland, a systematic examination of every facet of Pilgrim life from the shaping of the Protestant conscience, to the history of the Separatists, to summaries and particulars of those who set out to America. of inestimable value to the researcher is the appendicized register of all those in the Pilgrim company who resided in Holland up to the end of the 17th century, some of whom may never have voyaged to America. The entries, typically, give place of origin, occupation, names of wives (with dates of betrothal), references to contemporary Dutch records, and a variety of incidental matter-in all, a successful attempt at enumerating the whole company of Pilgrims in Holland.