A story that explores a compelling blend between some true life events of the author blended with his seemly vivid imagination. Who are the abductors? Where do they come from? Where are they hiding? Do they even exist? What actually occurred that evening in 1960, when the ‘Kid’ lost control of his car, crashed, and lost three hours of his life? Was he abducted, or was it just a freak accident? What occurred a few years later when his first wife told him they were abducted by aliens, not once, but twice?
A strike team that works for a secret military organisation try to stop a crazy scientist. The strike team fails. A assassin who works for the same organisation teams up with one of the scientist's experiments to try and stop him. Many years later, the world as we know it no longer exists thanks to the Destroyer and his crimson armies.
In 1866, Peter Baxter’s misfortune ends the day he leaves Badgerys Creek orphanage. Unsure of what to do next, Peter finds himself on a farm run by Mr. Brown. An aging man, Brown needs help and is happy to give Peter a place to live in exchange for his labor. Unbeknownst to Peter, Brown’s past is riddled with dark secrets tied to the same orphanage, which he has documented in a red folder.
The War on Terror is in full swing. Millions are indiscriminately swept up in its Siren Song, from presidents to playful children. The president of the United States is morally torn between his humanitarianism and his constitutional duty to protect his citizens; Mo, a wretched youth, is waylaid by the treacherous teachings of his imam in prison; Ayaan, a lost soul, is lured into a romanticism of cataclysmic proportions on the Internet;
An urn with the power to skip Warren Renner between parallel lines of time threatens to destroy his free will, but he doesn’t know that. All he knows is life in small-town Tamarack turned dark the day his brother died, and he wants out. Before Warren can run away, his friend Tanner convinces him to come to a party in the forest, as long as he brings the urn. When lightning strikes, Warren becomes caught in a ghostly battle over the lines of time.
Montgomery Lawrence and his wife Kathryn had enjoyed a whirlwind courtship and marriage, which many had nicknamed "The Prince and the Commoner". But now the one-time Hollywood icon and successful businessman is dead, and those closest to him are left to mourn him in shock. His friends and family gather at his wake and remember him. They know that Monte’s public face and private one were not the same.
Ray couldn’t wait for his new housekeeper to arrive. But when she did, it was a whole different matter! Meryl was prepared to make the long trip to move from the busy bustling city to a ranch in the middle of nowhere. A total career change was not only welcome but something she needed. Life had thrown her a curve ball but she would bounce back. Ray didn’t think he would get a response from his advert he had placed in a magazine for a housekeeper.
One meeting between Victoria and Damian sets in motion a set of events that changes lives of many people. They meet accidentally abroad. He helps her. She trusts his intentions are sincere. One night he drugs her and rapes her. She survives the trauma and runs away from him. Soon later, another tragedy strikes. Victoria almost loses her life due to pregnancy complications.
It's not the end of the world - it's the start of something new. At world's end, 98% of the population has disappeared. Two boys with extraordinary powers gather the last survivors to find clues to the vanishing, while searching for alien artifacts and fending off mutated creatures: giant lizards, spiders and other creatures are battling for the remaining food supply, with the humans caught in the middle.