Light

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062202895
Release Date: 2013-04-02
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

It's been over a year since all the adults disappeared. Gone. In the time since every person over the age of fourteen disappeared from the town of Perdido Beach, California, countless battles have been fought: battles against hunger and lies and plague, and epic battles of good against evil. Light, Michael Grant's sixth and final book in the New York Times bestselling Gone series creates a masterful, arresting conclusion to life in the FAYZ. And now, the gaiaphage has been reborn as Diana's malicious mutant daughter, Gaia. Gaia is endlessly hungry for destruction. She yearns to conquer her nemesis, Little Pete, and then bend the entire world to her warped will. As long-standing enemies become allies, secrets are revealed and unexpected sacrifices are made. Will their attempts to save themselves and one another matter in the end, or will the kids of Perdido Beach perish in this final power struggle?

Fear

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher:
ISBN: 1742979947
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Fear

Night is falling in the FAYZ. It has been nearly a year since everyone over the age of fifteen disappeared. And even though everything changed, the sun continued to shine on those left in Perdido Beach. But now the gaiaphage has blotted out the sun and plunged the FAYZ into perpetual gloom. Divided and dispirited, the survivors face their greatest enemy yet - the darkness of their own minds.

Hunger

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061911496
Release Date: 2009-05-26
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

It's been three months since all the adults disappeared. Gone. Food ran out weeks ago and starvation is imminent. Meanwhile, the normal teens have grown resentful of the kids with powers. And when an unthinkable tragedy occurs, chaos descends upon the town. There is no longer right and wrong. Each kid is out for himself and even the good ones turn murderous. But a larger problem looms. The Darkness, a sinister creature that has lived buried deep in the hills, begins calling to some of the teens in the FAYZ. Calling to them, guiding them, manipulating them. The Darkness has awakened. And it is hungry.

Gone Series Complete Collection

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062371669
Release Date: 2014-06-03
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

This collection contains all six books in New York Times bestselling author Michael Grant's breathtaking dystopian sci-fi Gone saga. These page-turning thrillers invoke the classic The Lord of the Flies along with the horror of Stephen King. King himself said: "I love these books." In the blink of an eye, everyone disappears. Gone. Except for the young. There are teens, but not one single adult. Just as suddenly, there are no phones, no internet, no television. No way to get help. And no way to figure out what's happened. Hunger threatens. Bullies rule. A sinister creature lurks. Animals are mutating. And the teens themselves are changing, developing new talents—unimaginable, dangerous, deadly powers—that grow stronger by the day. It's a terrifying new world. Sides are being chosen, a fight is shaping up. Townies against rich kids. Bullies against the weak. Powerful against powerless. And time is running out: on your birthday, you disappear just like everyone else. . . . Michael Grant's Gone series has been praised for its compelling storytelling, multidimensional characters, and multiple points of view. Included in this collection are: Gone, Hunger, Lies, Plague, Fear, and Light.

Light A Gone Novel

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
ISBN: 0061449199
Release Date: 2013-04-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

It's been over a year since all the adults disappeared. Gone. In the time since every person over the age of fourteen disappeared from the town of Perdido Beach, California, countless battles have been fought: battles against hunger and lies and plague, and epic battles of good against evil. Light, Michael Grant's sixth and final book in the New York Times bestselling Gone series creates a masterful, arresting conclusion to life in the FAYZ. And now, the gaiaphage has been reborn as Diana's malicious mutant daughter, Gaia. Gaia is endlessly hungry for destruction. She yearns to conquer her nemesis, Little Pete, and then bend the entire world to her warped will. As long-standing enemies become allies, secrets are revealed and unexpected sacrifices are made. Will their attempts to save themselves and one another matter in the end, or will the kids of Perdido Beach perish in this final power struggle?

Plague

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062077165
Release Date: 2011-04-05
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

It's been eight months since all the adults disappeared. Gone. They've survived hunger. They've survived lies. But the stakes keep rising, and the dystopian horror keeps building in Plague, Michael Grant's fourth book in the New York Times bestselling Gone series. A highly contagious fatal illness is spreading at an alarming rate, while sinister, predatory insects terrorize Perdido Beach. Sam, Astrid, Diana, and Caine are plagued by a growing doubt that they'll escape—or even survive—life in the FAYZ. With so much turmoil surrounding them, what desperate choices will they make when it comes to saving themselves and those they love?

Gone

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061909641
Release Date: 2009-05-19
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

The first in New York Times bestselling author Michael Grant's breathtaking dystopian sci-fi saga, Gone is a page-turning thriller that invokes the classic The Lord of the Flies along with the horror of Stephen King. In the blink of an eye, everyone disappears. Gone. Except for the young. There are teens, but not one single adult. Just as suddenly, there are no phones, no internet, no television. No way to get help. And no way to figure out what's happened. Hunger threatens. Bullies rule. A sinister creature lurks. Animals are mutating. And the teens themselves are changing, developing new talents—unimaginable, dangerous, deadly powers—that grow stronger by the day. It's a terrifying new world. Sides are being chosen, a fight is shaping up. Townies against rich kids. Bullies against the weak. Powerful against powerless. And time is running out: on your birthday, you disappear just like everyone else. . . . Michael Grant's Gone has been praised for its compelling storytelling, multidimensional characters, and multiple points of view.

Monster

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062467867
Release Date: 2017-10-17
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

Acclaimed author Michael Grant delivers a stunning follow-up to the globally bestselling Gone series—perfect for fans of Stephen King’s suspenseful writing. It’s been four years since a meteor hit Perdido Beach and everyone disappeared. Everyone, except the kids trapped in the FAYZ—an invisible dome that was created by an alien virus. Inside the FAYZ, animals began to mutate and teens developed dangerous powers. The terrifying new world was plagued with hunger, lies, and fear of the unknown. Now the dome is gone and meteors are hitting earth with an even deadlier virus. Humans will mutate into monsters and the whole world will be exposed. As some teens begin to morph into heroes, they will find that others have become dangerously out of control…and that the world is on the brink of a monstrous battle between good and evil. Praise for the Gone series: “Exciting, high-tension stories. I love these books.” —Stephen King “Intense, marvelously plotted, paced, and characterized.” —ALA Booklist (starred review)

Lies

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062001477
Release Date: 2010-05-04
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

It's been seven months since all the adults disappeared. Gone. It happens in one night: a girl who died now walks among the living; Zil and the Human Crew set fire to Perdido Beach; and amid the flames and smoke, Sam sees the figure of the boy he fears the most: Drake. But Drake is dead—or so they thought. Perdido Beach burns and battles rage: Astrid against the Town Council; the Human Crew versus the mutants; and Sam against Drake, who is back from the dead and ready to finish where he and Sam left off. They say that death is a way to escape the FAYZ, but are the kids of Perdido Beach desperate enough to believe that death will set them free?

The Complete Harbingers of Light

Author: Travis Simmons
Publisher: Wyrding Ways Press
ISBN:
Release Date: 2017-01-21
Genre: Fiction

Seeking to control her dark magic could destroy the world... When adventure-hungry Abigail is infected with the shadow plague, she’s at risk of becoming a pawn to the virus’ dark magic. Now, with the plague eating away at her mind and consuming more and more of her sanity, Abigail must travel between worlds to find the only person who can help her learn control of the plague. But there’s no way she could know that her infection was planned, or that her quest heralds the unmaking of the universe and the coming of Ragnarok. Rife with dark magic, scheming elves, demonic beings, and vengeful gods, The Complete Harbingers of Light brings the excitement of Abigail’s adventure to you in one volume.

Everyday Psychic Defense

Author: Cassandra Eason
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 9780738752341
Release Date: 2017-06-08
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones with Easy and Effective Magic Discover how to detect and deflect free-floating negativity, send deliberate malice back to its source, and cast protections around your home, family, workspace, and valuables—all without damaging your karma. Everyday Psychic Defense provides everything you need to feel more confident and secure against negative influences, including curses, evil or restless spirits, and emotionally draining people or situations. Providing helpful spells, methods to devise your own spells, and techniques for using household items, this accessible book shows how you can push back with the powers of the mind and spirit. Each chapter explains how a particular form of defensive magic works and suggests simple but powerful harm-repelling spells and daily defenses. Psychic protection can also be a springboard that opens new opportunities for spiritual growth and improved relationships.

Fear the Light

Author: Elizabeth Ferrars
Publisher: Orion
ISBN: 9781471907074
Release Date: 2014-03-14
Genre: Fiction

Alice Robertson was now too old and frail to cope with the stairs. But when Charles Robertson returned from an evening stroll he found something had made her tackle them once more - with tragic results. There were few people with a motive for the old lady's death. But then a rumour spread that in the house, forgotten for generations, were objects that had belonged to the first James Robertson. Someone had rediscovered them, recognised their value - and killed for them.

Passing the Baton of Light

Author: Beverly J. Powers
Publisher: WestBow Press
ISBN: 9781490854878
Release Date: 2014-11-24
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Passing the Baton of Light is the unique and unusual story of one woman who went from wearing the robes of a stripper to those of a respected member of the clergy. This is a book about God’s light and the lure of Hollywood’s spotlight. Beverly Powers’ past reads like fiction, but her credentials speak for themselves. From three Elvis Presley movies, to dozens of Red Skelton Shows, to portraying herself in Breakfast at Tiffany’s with Audrey Hepburn, Beverly’s life is a world of dichotomies. Passing the Baton of Light is a story of a family tree filled with rotten fruit, thorns and weeds: the abuse; betrayals; choices… and the consequences. This book is filled with tell-all accounts of how one woman fought to bring light to herself and the darkened world she was born into. This is a true story of miracles; of love between two teenagers who grow old together; a mother who struggles to save her prodigal son; and a praying grandmother who refused to let Satan have his way with her family; and the Heavenly Father who loved them all. Explore and learn with Beverly as she stumbles into her future not knowing where she is headed. Beverly’s life brings dignity to the meaning of God’s grace.

Where Have All the Stars Gone

Author: Timothy Marshall
Publisher:
ISBN: 1449045731
Release Date: 2009-11
Genre: Religion

After beeing forcibly divorced by my wife or eighteen years, I had every conceivable difficulty in becoming once more a bachelor who had never learnt the ropes related to housekeeping and who now had to live alone. Learning simple things such as leaving 'home' with its keys in my pocket were traumatic, and on several occasions I had to "break into" my own home in order to get in. I then decided that it would be interesting to write a book that could help the unwary solve 'little' problems such as remembering where the light switches were, and proceeded to do so in humor.

Between Light and Dark

Author: S. J. Hale
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9780595184880
Release Date: 2001-05-01
Genre: Poetry

A collection of short stories and poems that tell a tale of growing up on the wrong side of the tracks of life and seen through the eyes of two authors. The words expressed in this book are from the heart, the eyes and soul of a desire to live a fruitful life. Regardless of their past, a struggle to gain a positive perspective are what the authors attempt to reveal. But with this book the reader is at least able to see for themselves that life for some is less than desirable, and with the stories and poems; their interpretations will open the door to healing and that no one is ever really alone.