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Dark Swan – read online free book series.

‘Dark Swan’ is a magnificent book series in science fiction genre written by Richelle Mead, a bestselling American fantasy author. This story is loved by millions of people all over the world for its exciting and unpredictable plot. One of novels of this series was honorable mentioned as Best Romantic Fantasy 2009. Eugenie Markham is a talented shaman hired to find a teenage girl who has been taken to the Otherworld. Her main business is trading spirits crossed into human world and this case is not her everyday work. Eugenie faces a dreadful prediction that reveals shadowy secrets about her past and frightening details about her future concerning her first-born. Eugenie’s baby will threaten the world that makes her an appealing target to many violent Otherworld creatures as they want to knock her up. She finds allies in Dorian, a seductive fairy king and her boyfriend  Kiyo, a gorgeous shape-shifter. But soon she realizes that she is dangerous as dark powers within her grow. Now the fate of the whole world is in her hands and only Eugenie can save or ruin it. The storyline consists of four novels: ‘Storm Born’, ‘Thorn Queen’, ‘Iron Crowned’ and ‘Shadow Heir’ and each of them is marvelous….

The 5th Wave — read online free book series.

“The 5th Wave” trilogy is a young adult, science fiction work written by Rick Yancey. The series has broad audience appeal, blurring the lines between young adult and adult fiction, and between genre and mainstream fiction, so that it cannot be easily wedged into one genre despite having many of the characteristics of young adult fiction. People are used to think that waves are the things which we can enjoy at the shore, but nobody has even assumed that it can be dangerous power created by aliens that is able to change the world to the bad. And just five waves are enough to do that. An ordinary family with two children having the ordinary evening watching together TV suddenly know out that there is a big alien ship above their city. After 10 days of inactivity the aliens start to attack the humanity. With the 1st wave they deprive people of electricity. This causes a lot of car and flight accidents. With the 2nd one there is a tsunami washing away everything on its way. The next brings fatal virus. The 4th makes it impossible to distinguish between the friend and the enemy. Nobody knows what the invaders have…

Star Wars: The Thrawn Trilogy — read online free book series.

“The Thrawn Trilogy”, also known as “The Heir to the Empire trilogy”, consists of three novels: “Heir to the Empire”, “Dark Force Rising” and “The Last Command”. They were written by Timothy Zahn and take place in 9 ABY, about five years after Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi. Having revitalized the Star Wars franchise, this book series continues the story depicted in the film Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi and introduces some new and notable characters, such as Talon Karrde, Grand Admiral Thrawn, Mara Jade, and Gilad Pellaeon. In this book series Luke Skywalker becomes the first in a long-awaited line of Jedi Knights. But the galaxy is not yet safe. The defeated Imperial Fleet has found a new commander in the last of the Emperor’s warlords, Grand Admiral Thrawn, who has made two vital discoveries that could destroy Luke’s – and the Galactic Alliance’s New Republic. Out in the fringes of the galaxy, the most brilliant of all the hand-picked Grand Admirals is gaining strength and preparing to attack the New Republic. After convincing a Dark Jedi to join his side, Grand Admiral Thrawn is confident in his victory… but should he? These…

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies – read online free book series.
Movie Adaptation / 12.08.2016

“The idea of combining two data sources into a new product began in the tech world before spreading to other media, including book publishing”. These words said by Adam Cohen, the page editor of the New York Times, were said as regards to the word “mashup”. It is interesting that “mashup” or “mash-up” were firstly used as a musical terms to denote songs written as a composition created by blending two or more pre-recorded songs, usually by overlaying the vocal track of one song seamlessly over the instrumental track of another. Nowadays, this word represents completely new genre in literature. The most popular and successful book written in this style is “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” which gave rise to lots of imitators. Despite all the competitors “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” is still the most vivid and mostly preferred by public. This book is a combination of the plot of the classical novel “Pride and Prejuice” written by Jane Austen, which makes up the base ingredient of the new book being seasoned with zombies and ninja elements what let the reader have a completely new feeling of well-known story. Nevertheless, don’t think that if you have read the original…

Assassin’s Creed – read online free book series.
Movie Adaptation / 12.08.2016

Assassin’s Creed ― is a novel based on the plot of the original series of games of Assassin’s Creed. The series of bookswere written by English writer Oliver Bowden, who is also known as Anton Gill or Ray Evans, and was released by Penguin Books. Now, the readers can find four books: Assassin`s Creed: Renaissance, (2009), Assassin`s Creed: Brotherhood (2010), Assassin`s Creed: The Secret Crusade (2011) and Assassin`s Creed: Revelations (2011). Despite that the books cover an enormous period of time, its plot is running in Italy, in XV century.   Betrayed by Italian ruling families a young man goes up on the warpath. To root out corruption and restore the honor of his family, he is going to learn the art of Assassins.Ezio meets great people of the Renaissance era – Leonardo da Vinci and Niccolo Machiavelli. Their wisdom helps him to gain necessary skills to survive.   Interesting facts Unlike the game, Ezio’s girlfriend Christina has a surname of Calfucci, not Vespucci. The name of the person, a leader of the Florentine and Roman thieves, called La Volpe, is revealed. His real name is Gilbert. The former wife of Dante Moro changed her name from Carlotta to Gloria….

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland – read online free book series.
Movie Adaptation / 12.08.2016

“Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” — is one of the most interesting books for children, which was written by Lewis Carroll, an English author, whose real name is Charles Lutwidge Dodgson. As well as “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”, “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” allows the readers to find themselves in a very unusual and strange, but such a charming world, that many people who read this book in the childhood wish to reread it in later life. This story is difficult for translation, is difficult to watch it on a big screen, and, nevertheless, there are more than 40 film versions suited to every fancy.   In brief, Alice sees the White Rabbit hurrying somewhere holding a pocket watch. The girl follows this unusual creature and finds herself in the Wonderland, where everything is so strange and defies any logic. However, of course, the inhabitants of this “country” spicing everything up, and here the author lets the imagination run riot. So, here we can meet: the White Rabbit (fussy, timid and always coming late), the Worm (smoking hookah and sharing firm philosophical views), the Cheshire cat (as crazy as a loon, always smiling and appear before his interlocutors in an uncompleted…

Dexter – read online free book series.
Movie Adaptation / 27.05.2016

“Darkly Dreaming Dexter” is the first book about Dexter. It introduces us with a charming employee of police laboratory. He is attractive, sociable, friendly… in appearance. As it turns out, he has learnt to pretend to be “a normal man” and behave himself right in society. What secret he is hiding? Our charming hero is a serial murderer with a unique pattern. He kills “bad guys” who avoided punishment for their crimes.   Dexter is not like all the others — he doesn’t have feelings all ordinary people possess, but he has a passion for murders. This is not his fault,as it is a result of a psychological trauma he experienced in the childhood. His stepfather, a police officer, noticed this in time and directed all illegal desires of Morgan Dexter for a good cause — to destruct all maniacs and abusers. All this forces us — the readers — to love Dexter despite his apparently wrong acts.   All fans of this genre will be happy to read these series. Here you can find nice heroes, and interesting plots. The first-person narration allows us to understand his character and motives.   The plot of TV series coincides with books…

The 100 – read online free book series.
Movie Adaptation / 27.05.2016

Nearly 300 years after the holocaustalnuclear war the remains of mankind is living on threegigantic spaceshipsnamed Phoenix, Walden, and Arcadia, which are located far from the infected earth. Now, one hundred teenagers are going to be send to the Earth with a very difficult and riskfulmission: to check the planet’s conditions and to colonize it. This mission can become a real chance for themfor a new life or a death sentence.   “The 100” is a famous post-apocalyptic sci-fi novel, which was written by Kass Morgan in 2013. The author skillfully fills the text with wonderful and precise details, including the description of everyday life. The boys and girls, who are going to put off on a long journey were never meant to be heroes, but now these guysare the last hope for all mankind.Thanks to the absence of heavy and dull descriptions, the book is read in one breath. The resolution is surprisingly unexpected and gives us pleasant feelings. Sometimes, it seems that it is better to eliminate a great number of abstract scenes, however without them the story wouldn’t be so pertinent, full and satirical. Morgan Kass’s “The 100/The Hundred” has a deep plot and a lot of…