Crrr..Aa..Shh! Dipak Is Surprised At The Sudden Landslide Which Almost Kills Him And His Friends, Richa, Ajay And Rustom. On A Vacation At Dipak'S Farmhouse, Surrounded By Thickly Wooded Ranges And Lush Green Valleys, His Friends Realize That Something Is Seriously Wrong. Many A Buyer Is Eager To Acquire The Sprawling Property Of Dipak'S Mother. When She Refuses,Her Son Is Kidnapped! Dipak'S Friends Swing Into Action, Only To Find That Their Battel Is Against A Very Powerful Group Of People Out To Destroy The Natural Resources For Their Selfish Needs. To Find Out How The Children Expose The Evil Designs Of The Enemy,Read This Racy Fiction !
This carefully crafted ebook: "MYSTERY & HORROR COLLECTION – Witch Wood & Other Dark-'N'-Spooky Tales” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. "The Wind in the Portico” – a man decks up his house with remnants of pagan temples and gods but himself starts performing horrific ancient rituals... "The Green Wildebeest” – a man is cursed when he desecrates a sacred African grove... "No-man's-land” – a man comes face-to-face with a beast in wilderness who hunts cattle and murders people... "The Watcher by the Threshold” – An unmentionable creature piggybacks a man from his near-death experience... "Space” – A brilliant mathematician theorizes the existence of a new dimension but it is not uninhabited, something lurks there... "Tendebaunt Manus” – war affects two brothers, kills one and changes another... "Witch Wood” – ancient Scottish witchcraft practices make a comeback and must be stopped before more lives are endangered. "A Journey of Little Profit” – a shepherd is transformed into a nice person but why and how? "The Outgoing of the Tide” – jealousy and witchcraft never go well for anyone! "The Grove of Ashtaroth” – a home in African wilderness with an ancient temple in its vicinity affects its new occupant... "Basilissa” – a curious nightmare leads to a deadly countdown or is it a warning? "Fullcircle” – a haunted new-house and a doomed family ... "Magic-Walking Stick” – an old man gives Bill an enchanted walking-stick... "Skule Skerry” – an island for migratory birds attracts other unnatural creatures as well... "The Strange Adventure of Mr. Andrew Hawthorn” – after his disappearance, Hawthorne returns to narrate what happened to him... John Buchan (1875-1940) was a Scottish novelist and historian and also served as Canada's Governor General. His 100 works include nearly thirty novels, seven collections of short stories and biographies.
Christina, Grant, Mimi and Papa head to the Great Smoky Mountains and end up in an A+ Appalachian mystery complete with an eerie mountain haze, spectacular scenery, a boisterous bear, confounding clues, and mystifying folklore! This mystery incorporates history, geography, culture and cliffhanger chapters that keep kids begging for more! Each mystery includes SAT words, educational facts, fun and humor, Built-In Book Club and activities. Each Carole Marsh Mystery has Accelerated Reader Reading Levels, Lexile Measures, Fountas & Pinnell Guided Reading Levels and Developmental Reading Assessments Levels.
Two women, a generation apart and from two different worlds, are driven by a passion to heal. Will one have her innocence shattered and the other be forever haunted by an unanswered mystery?Time, like a pendulum, swings the reader between two women born to make a difference with their healing hands no matter what dangers they have to face. In the 1920s, Lula Mae clings to a doctor woman as they gallop horseback all over the steep, harsh Blue Ridge Mountains where fierce pride and guarded secrets define the people they try to help. In the 60's, Nurse Holly travels the same mountain paths to reach the ill and search for the mother she's never known. Can Holly breach the fortress where mountain folk protect their own and share a code of silence to guard their secrets, or will she be denied the answer that would unravel the mystery and finally give her a glimpse of where she came from?