Ads R Us is set in a modern industrialised city in the near future, where advertising is a constant stream of inescapable information, and corporations sponsor everything from music to schools. Barrett Trent has been raised outside the mainstream society in a Luddite cult called Simplicity, but following the death of his uncle, he goes to live in the city with his Aunt Cara, Uncle Adrian and cousin, Taylor. But his aunt and uncle have a hidden agenda - they work for a company called Ads for Life, which promotes advertising and uses it covertly for political gain.
Providing fans and newcomers everything they need to know about the highest-grossing movie saga ever, this is the first-ever visual guide to the entire Star Wars franchise.
Margaret Anne dreams of leaving the orphanag behind, and she can hardly belive her luck when she is chosen to accompany wealthy Ms carstairs aboared the great Titanic.But when the passengers are woken on a frezing nihgt in april 1912, she find's her self caught up in a unimaginable night mer......
I have died three times, and three times been reborn, though I am not yet twenty in the old earth years by which it is still the fashion to measure time. This is the story of my three deaths, and my life between. My name is Khemri.
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A fragile peace now exists in the FAYZ.
In Perdido Beach, Caine rules with an iron fist – and the threat of Penny's terrifying visions. At Lake Tramonto, Sam is restless…. until Astrid makes an unexpected return from the wilderness with disturbing news – the barrier is turning black. The inhabitants of the FAYZ are sinking into darkness.
But that's not the only danger. Drake is on the prowl again; a stash of missiles has vanished; and humans and animals are falling victim to an unseen power that turns their bodies inside out.
Five hundred years into the future, the world is a different place. The Melt has sunk most of the coastal cities and Newperth is divided into the haves, the Centrals ; the have-nots, the Bankers ; and the fringe dwellers, the Ferals . Rosie Black is a Banker. When Rosie finds an unusual box, she has no idea of the grave consequences of her discovery. A mysterious organisation wants it and they ll kill to get it. Forced to rely on two strangers, Rosie is on the run. But who can she trust? Pip, the too attractive Feral, or the secretive man he calls boss?
To most people around him, Matt is not a boy, but a beast. But for El Patrón, lord of a country called Opium–a strip of poppy field lying between the U.S. and what was once called Mexico–Matt is a guarantee of eternal life. El Patrón loves Matt as he loves himself, for Matt is himself. They share identical DNA.
When all questions of space, time, matter and the nature of being have been resolved, only one questions remains- "Where shall we have dinner?" The Restaurant at the End of the Universe providesthe ultimate gastronomic experience, and for once there is no morning after to worry about.
The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy has, in what we laughingly call the past, had a great deal to say on the subject of parallel universes. Very little of this is, however, at all comprehensible to anyone beloe the level of Advanced God, and since it is now well-established that all gods came into existence a good three millionths of a second after the Universe began rather. than, as they usually claimed, the previous week, they already have a great deal of explaining to do as it is, and are therefore not available for comment at this time..."