Into the Crooked Place


  • Author: Alexandra Christo
  • Release Date : 2019-10-08
  • Genre: Fantasy
  • File Size: 8535752 Bytes


Into the Crooked Place begins a gritty two-book YA fantasy series from Alexandra Christo, the author of To Kill a Kingdom.The streets of Creije are for the deadly and the dreamers, and four crooks in particular know just how much magic they need up their sleeve to survive.Tavia, a busker ready to pack up her dark-magic wares and turn her back on Creije for good. She’ll do anything to put her crimes behind her.Wesley, the closest thing Creije has to a gangster. After growing up on streets hungry enough to swallow the weak whole, he won’t stop until he has brought the entire realm to kneel before him.Karam, a warrior who spends her days watching over the city’s worst criminals and her nights in the fighting rings, making a deadly name for herself...

Making Crooked Places Straight


  • Author: Penelope Kaye
  • Release Date : 2019-02-05
  • Genre: Christianity
  • File Size: 2650715 Bytes


Making Crooked Places Straight is a spiritual warfare training manual, equipping believers to walk in victory over the perverse spirit. Everyone wants to shine like a star, but not everyone is willing to pay the price. Because in paying the price, all come face to face with the perverse spirit in his or her life. Since the church has, for the most part, relegated the perverse spirit to the homosexual community, most Christians have no clue how the perverse spirit works in their lives, homes, or churches. Making Crooked Places Straight solves that dilemma by providing information, insights, and answers from a solid biblical base. Writing an exposé of the perverse spirit in the form of a training manual, Penelope Kaye teaches readers how to recognize...

Into the Crooked Place
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Into the Crooked Place


  • Author : Alexandra Christo
  • Publisher : Feiwel & Friends
  • Release Date : 2019-10-08
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250318381


Into the Crooked Place Book Description :

Into the Crooked Place begins a gritty two-book YA fantasy series from Alexandra Christo, the author of To Kill a Kingdom. The streets of Creije are for the deadly and the dreamers, and four crooks in particular know just how much magic they need up their sleeve to survive. Tavia, a busker ready to pack up her dark-magic wares and turn her back on Creije for good. She’ll do anything to put her crimes behind her. Wesley, the closest thing Creije has to a gangster. After growing up on streets hungry enough to swallow the weak whole, he won’t stop until he has brought the entire realm to kneel before him. Karam, a warrior who spends her days watching over the city’s worst criminals and her nights in the fighting rings, making a deadly name for her...

Into the Crooked Place
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Into the Crooked Place


  • Author : Alexandra Christo
  • Publisher : Square Fish
  • Release Date : 2021-03-09
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1250620864


Into the Crooked Place Book Description :

Into the Crooked Place begins a gritty two-book YA fantasy series from Alexandra Christo, the author of To Kill a Kingdom. The streets of Creije are for the deadly and the dreamers, and four crooks in particular know just how much magic they need up their sleeve to survive. Tavia, a busker ready to pack up her dark-magic wares and turn her back on Creije for good. She’ll do anything to put her crimes behind her. Wesley, the closest thing Creije has to a gangster. After growing up on streets hungry enough to swallow the weak whole, he won’t stop until he has brought the entire realm to kneel before him. Karam, a warrior who spends her days watching over the city’s worst criminals and her nights in the fighting rings, making a deadly name for her...

Into The Crooked Place
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Into The Crooked Place


  • Author : Alexandra Christo
  • Publisher : Bonnier Zaffre Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2019-10-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781471408458


Into The Crooked Place Book Description :

Desperate times call for desperate magic . . . Magic rules the city of Creije Capital and Tavia Syn knows just how many tricks she needs up her sleeve to survive. Selling dark magic on the streets for her kingpin, she keeps clear of other crooks, counting the days until her debt is paid and she can flee her criminal life. But then, one day, with her freedom in sight, Tavia uncovers a sinister plot that threatens to destroy the realm she calls home. Desperate to put an end to her kingpin's plan, Tavia forms an unlikely alliance with three crooks even more deadly than her: Wesley, the kingpin's prodigy and most renewed criminal in the realm Karam, an underground fighter with a penchant for killing first and forgetting to ask questions And Saxony, a Cra...

City of Spells

City of Spells


  • Author : Alexandra Christo
  • Publisher : Feiwel & Friends
  • Release Date : 2021-03-09
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1250318408


City of Spells Book Description :

City of Spells, the follow-up to Alexandra Christo's gritty YA fantasy, Into the Crooked Place, finds the world on the brink of war and four unlikely allies facing sacrifices they had never imagined. After the loss of Wesley and the horrifying reveal that Zekia is helping the Kingpin of her own free will, Tavia, Saxony, and Karam flee to Saxony's home to rebuild their rebellion. Meanwhile, trapped in the Kingpin's darkness, Wesley must fight against the deadly magic that invades his mind and find a way back to his friends before it's too late. As the Kingpin's dark magic spreads and his army conquers Creije, these four unlikely friends have to decide just how far they’ll go—and how much they are willing to sacrifice—to win. Praise for Into the ...

Into the Crooked Place Sneak Peek

Into the Crooked Place Sneak Peek


  • Author : Alexandra Christo
  • Publisher : Feiwel & Friends
  • Release Date : 2019-08-13
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250750723


Into the Crooked Place Sneak Peek Book Description :

Download a FREE sneak peek of INTO THE CROOKED PLACE by Alexandra Christo. The streets of Creije are for the deadly and the dreamers, and four crooks in particular know just how much magic they need up their sleeve to survive. Tavia, a busker ready to pack up her dark-magic wares and turn her back on Creije for good. She’ll do anything to put her crimes behind her. Wesley, the closest thing Creije has to a gangster. After growing up on streets hungry enough to swallow the weak whole, he won’t stop until he has brought the entire realm to kneel before him. Karam, a warrior who spends her days watching over the city’s worst criminals and her nights in the fighting rings, making a deadly name for herself. And Saxony, a resistance fighter hiding fr...

To Kill a Kingdom
Score: 3.5
From 13 Ratings

To Kill a Kingdom


  • Author : Alexandra Christo
  • Publisher : Feiwel & Friends
  • Release Date : 2018-03-06
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250112699


To Kill a Kingdom Book Description :

Princess Lira is siren royalty and the most lethal of them all. With the hearts of seventeen princes in her collection, she is revered across the sea. Until a twist of fate forces her to kill one of her own. To punish her daughter, the Sea Queen transforms Lira into the one thing they loathe most--a human. Robbed of her song, Lira has until the winter solstice to deliver Prince Elian’s heart to the Sea Queen and or remain a human forever. The ocean is the only place Prince Elian calls home, even though he is heir to the most powerful kingdom in the world. Hunting sirens is more than an unsavory hobby--it’s his calling. When he rescues a drowning woman in the ocean, she’s more than what she appears. She promises to help him find the key to destr...

The Crooked Heart of Mercy
Score: 4
From 7 Ratings

The Crooked Heart of Mercy


  • Author : Billie Livingston
  • Publisher : Random House Canada
  • Release Date : 2016-01-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780345815408


The Crooked Heart of Mercy Book Description :

The Crooked Heart of Mercy is a brave, funny and heartbreaking novel about faith and family, love and forgiveness, and how people survive unimaginable loss. It features an indelible trio of characters who could only come from the imagination of Billie Livingston. There's Ben, whose world we enter on the first page: he's a limo driver who, after he loses his son, finds himself locked up in a psych ward with a hole in his head he can't explain. His wife, Maggie, the other narrator of the story, is locked up in her own grief, unable to reach out to her husband. Then there is Maggie's brother, Francis, an unlikely priest with a drinking problem and only occasional interest in celibacy, whose latest fall from the wagon was caught on video and has gone vir...

Making Crooked Places Straight

Making Crooked Places Straight


  • Author : Penelope Kaye
  • Publisher : Morgan James Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-02-05
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781642791945


Making Crooked Places Straight Book Description :

Making Crooked Places Straight is a spiritual warfare training manual, equipping believers to walk in victory over the perverse spirit. Everyone wants to shine like a star, but not everyone is willing to pay the price. Because in paying the price, all come face to face with the perverse spirit in his or her life. Since the church has, for the most part, relegated the perverse spirit to the homosexual community, most Christians have no clue how the perverse spirit works in their lives, homes, or churches. Making Crooked Places Straight solves that dilemma by providing information, insights, and answers from a solid biblical base. Writing an exposé of the perverse spirit in the form of a training manual, Penelope Kaye teaches readers how to recognize ...

The Book of Lost Things
Score: 4
From 221 Ratings

The Book of Lost Things


  • Author : John Connolly
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2006-11-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780743298858


The Book of Lost Things Book Description :

Taking refuge in fairy tales after the loss of his mother, twelve-year-old David finds himself violently propelled into an imaginary land in which the boundaries of fantasy and reality are disturbingly melded. By the author of The Black Angel. 75,000 first printing....

The Crooked Letter
Score: 3
From 3 Ratings

The Crooked Letter


  • Author : Sean Williams
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2009-12-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781591028086


The Crooked Letter Book Description :

When mirror twins Seth and Hadrian Castillo travel to Europe on holidays, they don’t expect the end of the world to follow them. Seth’s murder, however, puts exactly that into motion. From opposite sides of death, the Castillo twins grapple with a reality neither of them suspected, although it has been encoded in myths and legends for millennia. The Earth we know is just one of many "realms", three of which are inhabited by humans during various stages of their lives. And their afterlives... In the tradition of Philip Pullman and Ursula K. Le Guin and inspired by numerous arcane sources, the Books of the Cataclysm begin in the present world but soon propel the reader to a landscape that is simultaneously familiar and fantastic....