By L. K. Rigel
Apocalypto, an epic technology fiction/fantasy sequence. The earth's environmental platforms fail, mutated species are at the upward push, and eco-terrorists ignite international nuclear battle. whilst the human race approximately destroys the planet, the gods intrude. This Omnibus variation comprises the next: area Junque, Spiderwork, and Bleeder.
On the threshold of a world-wide ecological cataclysm trigger via the Oil Spill of 2010 and the good Sea point upward push of 2070, hydroponics agronomist Char Meadowlark attempts to get off planet, however the Defenders of Gaia strike whereas she's on the airport. travel pilot Jake Ardri may perhaps provide her purely hope.
Her destiny used to be to carry the area jointly. His future used to be to rip it apart.
Durga is selected by way of the goddess to rule purple urban, domestic base of the chalices who supply natural-born heirs to kings of the recent international order. Khai, the scion of Luxor, falls challenging for Durga, and he isn't afraid to teach it. Khai deals Durga the affection she by no means anticipated - yet to simply accept him is to disobey the goddess.
BLEEDER (or FIREBIRD):
The King of Garrick desires to kill her.
The King of Allel desires to love her.
And shapeshifters stole her baby's soul!
A hundred years after sea-level upward thrust and worldwide nuclear conflict burnt up such a lot of humanity, Mallory is a chalice, one of many world's infrequent fertile adult females. Chalices dwell less than the security of crimson urban, which contracts with the kings of the harmony towns to supply natural-born heirs.
It's a pampered and straightforward existence - until eventually Mal is stuck among King Garrick's lust for international domination and Asherah's determined maneuvers for an additional god's attention.
As Mal's forbidden emotions for King Edmund develop too powerful to disclaim, she discovers the reality of her prior and - so much terrifying of all - inevitability of her future.
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