Download Demon: A Memoir by Tosca Lee PDF

By Tosca Lee

Lately divorced and mired in a meaningless lifestyles, Clay drifts from his drab condominium to his both lusterless activity as an editor for a small Boston press--until the evening Lucian unearths him and every thing adjustments with the easy phrases, "I'm going to inform you my tale, and you're going to put in writing it down and submit it."What starts as a secret quickly spirals into chaotic obsession as Clay struggles to piece jointly Lucian's darkish story of affection, ambition, and grace--only to find that the demon's tale has develop into his personal. after which just one factor concerns: studying how the tale ends.

Praise for Demon: A Memoir
"So few books rattle me to the center but elevate my hopes to the heavens within the related breath. Tosca Lee's Demon: A Memoir is a unprecedented locate that has to be read."
Ted Dekker, big apple occasions best-selling writer of the Circle Trilogy

"Compelling, deep... a singular that has you compulsively turning pages and makes you think that on the similar time."
James Scott Bell, best-selling writer of Deceived

"Wise, inventive, humorous and poetic, this can be a ebook that lingers in reminiscence after you've became the final page."
Sophy Burnham, big apple occasions best-selling writer of A publication of Angels

"Fresh, but older than time. Years from now, we may well locate different books being in comparison to this one."
Eric Wilson, long island occasions best-selling writer of Fireproof

"Powerful and gorgeous. Her imagery of Eden, of Paradise and angels and Elohim, stuffed me with awe."
Novel Reviews

"Lee is actually proving to be a pacesetter within the paintings of speculative fiction."
Inside nook ebook reports

Show description

Read or Download Demon: A Memoir PDF

Similar fantasy books

World of Warcraft: Jaina Proudmoore: Tides of War

“Nothing is loose, Go’el,” Jaina Proudmoore acknowledged. “Your wisdom and talents have been obtained at a value. The . . . orc you left at the back of on your position had performed a lot damage on your absence. If i've got heard approximately what's going in Orgrimmar and Ashenvale, definitely you want to have! ”
Go’el’s mien, which were deeply peaceable, now regarded . “I have heard, after all. ”
“And . . . you do not anything? ”
“I have one other path,” he acknowledged. “You have noticeable the result of that course. A hazard that—”
“Go’el, I listen this, yet now that job is over. Garrosh is stirring up difficulty among the Alliance and the Horde—trouble that didn’t exist until eventually he began it. i will be able to comprehend in case you don’t desire to undermine him publicly, but—perhaps you and that i can interact. shape a summit of types. Ask Baine to hitch us; i do know he has no love for what Garrosh is striving for. i'll communicate with Varian. today, he appears to be like extra handy. every person respects you, even within the Alliance, Go’el. you will have earned that admire due to your activities. Garrosh has earned not anything yet distrust and hatred due to his. ”
She indicated her cloak, which had blown approximately with the wind he had despatched to endure her to shore. “You can keep an eye on the winds as a shaman. however the winds of battle are blowing, and if we don't cease Garrosh now, many innocents pays the associated fee for our hesitation. ”
The ashes of the Cataclysm have settled throughout Azeroth’s disparate kingdoms. because the damaged international recovers from the catastrophe, the popular sorceress girl Jaina Proudmoore keeps her lengthy fight to fix family among the Horde and the Alliance. but of overdue, escalating tensions have driven the 2 factions toward open conflict, threatening to smash what little balance continues to be within the . . .
Dark information arrives in Jaina’s liked urban, Theramore. one of many blue dragonflight’s strongest artifacts—the Focusing Iris—has been stolen. to solve the item’s mysterious whereabouts, Jaina works with the previous blue Dragon point Kalecgos. the 2 incredible heroes forge an not going bond in the course of their research, yet one other disastrous flip of occasions looms at the horizon. . . .
Garrosh Hellscream is mustering the Horde’s armies for an all-out invasion of Theramore. regardless of mounting dissent inside his faction, the brazen warchief goals to herald a brand new period of Horde domination. His thirst for conquest leads him to take brutal measures opposed to somebody who dares query his management.
Alliance forces converge on Theramore to repel the Horde onslaught, however the courageous defenders are unprepared for the real scope of Garrosh’s crafty and misleading approach. His assault will irrevocably remodel Jaina, engulfing the ardent peacekeeper within the chaotic and all-consuming . . . TIDES OF struggle

Dreamer: A Prequel to the Mongoliad (The Foreworld Saga)

Through the 5th campaign, the bloody siege of Damietta grinds to a stalemate and a tender Christian soldier starts having visions…

Raphael of Acre, a tender start up of the Shield-Brethren, turns into a battle hero in the course of a vicious conflict for keep watch over of a Muslim stronghold. one in every of his partners, Eptor, is wounded within the conflict and falls below the effect of wierd hallucinations. while a high-quality plots to control Eptor’s visions into struggle propaganda, Raphael struggles among accountability to the reason and accountability to his religion. not able to reconcile his roles as Christian and soldier, Raphael seeks out an not going resource of counsel—the nice pacifist Francis of Assisi.

Part of the Foreworld Saga, Dreamer confronts the ambiguity of utilizing sword and fist that allows you to unfold a message of humility and compassion.

A observe in this tale: Dreamer is incorporated within the Mongoliad: ebook Collector's Edition.

Wrath of a Mad God

The Darkwar rages, bringing bleak days of destruction and melancholy to Midkemia and Kelewan. to save lots of either worlds, the strong sorcerer Pug and choose participants of the mysterious Conclave of Shadows needs to trip deep into the damaging realm of the bloodthirsty Dasati on an audacious venture that has little, if any, probability to prevail.

City of Dragons (The Rain Wilds Chronicles, Book 3)

Big apple instances bestselling writer Robin Hobb—“one of crucial writers in 21st-century fantasy” (Contra Costa Times)—continues her spell binding delusion saga of dragons and their keepers

City of Dragons
Volume 3 of the Rain Wilds Chronicles

Once, dragons governed the Rain Wilds, tended by means of privileged human servants referred to as Elderlings. yet a sequence of cataclysmic eruptions approximately drove those impressive creatures to extinction. Born vulnerable and deformed, the final in their variety had one wish for survival: to come to their historic urban of Kelsingra. observed through a disparate group of untested younger keepers, the dragons launched into a harsh trip into the unknown alongside the poisonous Rain Wild River. combating hunger, a adverse weather, and treacherous enemies, dragons and people started to forge magical connections, bonds that experience wrought staggering ameliorations for all of them. And notwithstanding Kelsingra is eventually close to, their odyssey has in basic terms begun.

Because of the swollen waters of the Rain Wild River, the misplaced urban will be reached merely through flight—a attempt of patience and talent past the stunted dragons’ energy. Venturing around the swift-running river in tiny boats, the dragon student Alise and a handful of keepers find a international a long way various from whatever they've got ever recognized or imagined. massive, ornate buildings of black stone veined with silver and realistic stone statues line the silent, eerily empty streets. but what are the whispers they listen, the shadows of voices and bursts of sunshine that flutter and are long gone? And why do they suppose as though eyes are gazing them?

The dragons needs to plumb the depths in their ancestral stories to assist them take flight and liberate the secrets and techniques buried in Kelsingra. yet enemies pushed by way of greed and darkish wants are forthcoming. Time is working out, not just for the dragons yet for his or her human keepers in addition.

Additional info for Demon: A Memoir

Example text

They can tolerate it, they just don't find it pleasant. And on a hot summer day like this I could almost understand them. The door didn't swing open in front of me - obviously they weren't fond of automatic devices in this hotel. So I pushed it with my hand and walked in. Well, at least there was an air-conditioner here. The coolness that I felt could hardly have been left over from the night, despite these thick stone walls. The small entrance hall was rather dark, and perhaps that was why it felt a bit cosy.

The third article was from the yellow press, one of Scotland's cheap tabloids. And of course, in this case the reporter told a terrible story of modern-day vampires who suck the blood of their victims in the dismal darkness of tourist attractions. The only original detail was the journalist's claim that vampires did not usually suck their victims dry and kill them. But, like a true Russian, the student had been so drunk that the poor Scottish vampire had got tipsy too and then got carried away.

And then Lera started screaming. A thin, terrible scream, with her eyes closed, waving her arms about in the air in front of her, like a little girl who has just seen her favourite kitten smeared across the surface of the road by a dump truck. After all, inside every woman, no matter how grown -up she is, there is still a frightened little girl. ' Geser asked. ' We were standing in the middle of a boundless grey plain. My eyes could not make out any bright colours at all in the overall picture, but I only had to look closely at an individual grain of sand and it would flare up in tones of gold, purple, azure and green.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.82 of 5 – based on 37 votes