23 novembre 1980, un terremoto di proporzioni catastrofiche colpisce la Basilicata e la Campania, provocando migliaia di morti, dispersi e senzatetto. Un'antropologa milanese si precipita a Palmira, un centro così minuscolo che non figura nemmeno sulle carte geografiche.
Tutto ciò che trova è ridotto in macerie. Solo una falegnameria è rimasta in piedi e dentro, notte e giorno, mastro Gerusalemme fabbrica il mobilio per una sposa, l'ultima del paese.
Sulle ante disegna le storie che si tramandano negli anni. I pannelli dei mobili sono l'unica testimonianza che Palmira sia esistita veramente e in essi si compie il destino di ogni uomo.
He is mute, and depends on his mother for everything.
But tomorrow Aaron will be twelve years old, old enough to stay home by himself while his mother goes to town. Everything will be fine, as long as he stays close to the house. And if there's trouble, Aaron can write what he needs to say. Trouble there is aplenty. When a terrible blizzard keeps his mother from returning home, Aaron sets out to search for her—but he stumbles upon the mysterious Half-a-Moon Inn, where the crafty Miss Grackle forces him to work for her. How can Aaron stop her from carrying out her devilish schemes—before it's too late?
Anna wasn't sure what to expect when she was signed up to become a mail-order bride. But with the promise of a new life, she went head first into the idea... She just never thought it would have her charging head first into the royal family! Soon, Anna discovers that she has been betrothed to the handsome, older prince of the castle. And upon arriving, Anna will see just how thick, throbbing, and strict the man can be! She will be taught to everything there is to know about forbidden pleasures...
Big business has come to the sleepy town of Fradley in the form of a partnership attempting to turn a disused local wartime RAF station into a major international airport. Retired schoolmaster Hartley Lowe is leading the mounting local opposition, and he soon discovers that the site was built on an ancient Druidic stone circle complete with its dark rituals and human sacrifices. He foretells all sorts of misfortune, but as the ancient druids claim back their land, the level that the terror reaches is beyond even his expectations.
Danni and Keri survived the Mating Massacre, but their lives will never be the same again.
When the Vampire Council schedule a visit to Damon's Nest, Keri must face her Mate. Before Danni can get back to work, Jack falls through her front door, bringing Lucas back into her life. Danni and Keri are faced with a new breed of monster, one that shouldn't exist. Together, they must hunt it down. But where did it come from? How did it get here? And will they both live through the challenges they will face?