Now, she’s trying to reconnect with the world, and finding that more challenging than anticipated. Can the oldest human on earth rediscover her own humanity? Or will she decide the world isn’t worth it? I’m a woman, and that’s all. True magic of that kind doesn’t exist, but I can do things that may appear magic to someone slightly more tethered to their mortality.
From the pages of the Immortal book series, it’s Eve. If your next question is, what could that possibly make me, if I’m not an angel or a god? The answer is the same as what I said before: many have considered me a god, and probably a few have thought of me as an angel. She’s been worshipped, and hunted, feared, but perhaps never understood.
What may make me different from the next woman is that it’s possible I’m the very first one…”For most of humankind, in a crowd, the woman calling herself Eve has been nothing more than a shock of red hair glimpsed out of the corner of the eye, or from a great distance. I’m neither, if those positions are defined by any kind of supernormal magical power.
Immortal From Hell The Immortal Series Book 5
He went through a lot of trouble to fake that death, but now that he’s back it’s clear someone remains unconvinced. The good news is, Adam solved the travel problem a thousand years earlier. Immortal from Hell is the darkest entry in the Immortal series. The good news was, if all life on Earth were felled by a plague, it looked like this one could take me out too.
. But when adam—with his extremely capable girlfriend Mirella—tries to retrace Eve’s steps, he discovers a world that’s a whole lot deadlier than he remembered. Adam is supposed to be dead. Not all of adam’s stories have happy endings“Paris is romantic and quests are cool. But the threat of a global pandemic kind of sours the whole thing.
The bad news is, one of his oldest assumptions will turn out to be untrue. It’d be pretty lonely otherwise. Adam the immortalwhen adam decides to leave the safety of the island, it’s for a good reason: Eve, appears to be dying, the only other immortal on the planet, and nobody seems to understand why.
That wouldn’t be so terrible, they have a great deal of influence, except that whoever it is, and an abiding interest in ensuring that his death sticks this time around. Adam and mirella will have to figure out how to travel halfway across the world in secret, with almost no resources or friends.
Immortal and the Island of Impossible Things The Immortal Series Book 4
From my perspective, and sure, the vast majority of human history has been boring, by which I mean nothing happened, though, that can be dull. Most importantly, or, either nobody on the island knows who he is, nobody cares. This probably sounds boring, and maybe it is. New, from the bestselling author of The Spaceship Next Door!“I thought I’d miss the world.
Adam the immortaladam is on vacation in an island paradise, with nothing to do and plenty of time to do nothing. It’s exactly what he needed: beautiful weather, beautiful girlfriend, plenty of books to read, and alcohol to drink. On the other hand, and specifically, nothing happening includes nobody trying to kill anybody, nobody trying to kill me.
That’s the kind of boring a guy can get behind. Adam the immortalNothing last forever, though, and that includes the opportunity to do nothing. It’s possible i have no compass to help determine boring, or maybe I have a different threshold than most people. One day, with impossible knowledge of impossible events, unwelcome visitors arrive in secret, and then the impossible things arrive: a new species.
It’s all impossible, especially to the immortal man who thought he’d seen all there was to see in the world. Now, adam is going to have to figure out what’s happening and make things right before he and everyone he loves ends up dead in the hot sun of this island paradise. Immortal and the island of impossible things is the fourth book in gene doucette’s acclaimed Immortal novel series, Immortal at the Edge of the World, with Immortal, and the start of a new adventure for Adam the immortal man! Catch up on all that’s come before, Hellenic Immortal, and the novellas in The Immortal Chronicles and Immortal Stories: Eve.
Immortal at the Edge of the World The Immortal Series Book 3
There are other forces at work, and after a warning from one of the few men he trusts, Adam realizes how much danger everyone is in. Move your loved ones to safety. If i was feeling romantic about it, i’d call it a quest, but all I was really doing was trying to answer a question I’d been ignoring for a thousand years.
In his very long life, adam had encountered only one person who seemed to share his longevity: the mysterious red-haired woman. The question was how did she do it? to answer, Adam will have to complete a quest he gave up on a thousand years earlier, for an object that may no longer exist. You are being watched.
Didn’t really deserve anyone else’s attention. In his last encounter, she actually did vanish—into thin air, right in front of him. To save his friends and finish his quest he may be forced to bankrupt himself, call in every favor he can, and ultimately trade the one thing he’d never been able to give up before: his life.
From the author of immortal and Hellenic Immortal comes Immortal at the Edge of the World, the breathtaking conclusion to the best-selling trilogy. Trust nobody. But adam isn’t the only one who wants the red-haired woman.
Hellenic Immortal The Immortal Series Book 2
And he is the sojourner. From the bestselling author of The Spaceship Next Door:“Very occasionally, I will pop up in the historical record. For a long time I thought I invented the wheel. Adam the immortalthe second book in the immortal series, a sixty-thousand-year-old man with a wry sense of humor, Hellenic Immortal follows the continuing adventures of Adam, a flair for storytelling, and a knack for staying alive.
. But there are a couple of rare occasions when I get a starring role. Adam the immortalan oracle has predicted the sojourner’s end, which is a problem for Adam insofar as he has never encountered an oracular prediction that didn’t come true. To survive, a rogue fbi agent, and the world’s oldest religious cult all want with him, an eco-terrorist, he’s going to have to figure out what a beautiful ex-government analyst, and fast.
And all he wanted when he came to Vegas was to forget about a girl. And maybe have a drink or two. I am probably not the best source when it comes to who invented what. Hellenic immortal is a clever blend of history, fantasy, mythology, sci-fi, adventure, mystery and romance. Most of the time i’m not at all easy to spot, because most of the time I’m just a guy who does a thing and then disappears again into the background behind someone-or-other who’s busy doing something much more important.
5 - The Immortal Chronicles, Volumes 1
He spends time with pirates and assassins, a madman who can see the future, a succubus, a shape-shifting monster, and Santa Claus. All of the stories are interesting, vienna of 1815, to england at the turn of the 19th century, many involve alcohol, Chicago in the 1930's, and five are collected for the first time in The Immortal Chronicles!The books in this collection take Adam from the Barbary Coast of the 1500's, and 1950's New York.
The immortal chronicles is an ongoing series of novellas from adam, the star narrator of the Immortal Novel trilogy IMMORTAL, HELLENIC IMMORTAL and IMMORTAL AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD. Collected here for the first time: immortal at sea, hard-boiled immortal, immortal and the madman, yuletide IMMORTAL and REGENCY IMMORTAL.
Catch up with Adam now! Adam has a lot of stories to tell, which is fair given he's been alive for over sixty-thousand years.
Immortal The Immortal Series Book 1
From the bestselling author of The Spaceship Next Door:“I don’t know how old I am. My earliest memory is something along the lines of fire good, so I think I predate written history, ice bad, but I don’t know by how much. One of the first things i learned was if there is going to be a mob panic, don’t be standing between the mob and wherever it is they all want to go.
. Approximately. He doesn’t age or get sick, but is otherwise entirely capable of being killed. His survival has hinged on an innate ability to adapt, his wits, and a fairly large dollop of luck. He makes for an excellent guide through history. In an artful blending of sci-fi, demons and other “magical” creatures, IMMORTAL introduces us to a world with vampires, adventure, fantasy, and humor, yet a world without actual magic.
At the center of the book is Adam. I have been in quite a few tight situations in my long life. But in the twenty-first century, adam confronts new dangers—someone has found out what he is, a demon is after him, and he has run out of places to hide. Worst of all, he has had entirely too much to drink. Immortal is a first person confessional penned by a man who is immortal, but not invincible.
Still, whether it’s a gift or a curse, Corrigan uses his ability to help people when he can. But when fbi agent maggie trent asks for help on a case, Corrigan’s tenuous grip on reality is shaken. Corrigan bain can see the future… but only about five seconds of it, and only what’s in front of him. Fixer is a non-stop sci-fi horror thriller, from the best-selling author of the Immortal series and The Spaceship Next Door.
He doesn’t want to, because doing so would mean facing something he’s been repressing for years. They live in the future, and they don’t want to be seen. Now, corrigan has to stop one of them. Unfortunately, Corrigan Bain is also going insane. She’s got some dead college students whose deaths aren’t actually accidental, but the only person who can prove that is Corrigan.
He was twelve when he learned that monsters are real. He also can’t really control it, and on bad days is pretty positive he’s losing his mind.
Everything’s going their way now, and the future looks even brighter. Unfortunately, that future is about to blow up in their faces…literally. Anyone trying would have to be capable of seeing the future, like he did, and that kind of person was hard to find. Still, he did it. He couldn’t stop—he thought—because there would always be accidents, and he would never find someone to take over as fixer.
And somehow, fixer, the man who can see the future, Corrigan Bain, is taken completely by surprise. Fixer redux is the long-awaited sequel to Fixer. Someone’s altering the future, and it isn’t Corrigan BainCorrigan Bain was retired. It wasn’t something he ever thought he’d be able to do. Catch up with corrigan, as he tries to understand a future that no longer makes sense.
. With very few exceptions, nobody even knew he was doing it. Corrigan called himself a fixer, because he fixed accidents that were about to happen. The problem was that the job he wanted to retire from wasn’t actually a job at all: nobody paid him to do it, and nobody else did it. It was complicated and unrewarding, and even though doing it right meant saving someone, he didn’t enjoy it.
He’s never been happier.
The Frequency of Aliens Sorrow Falls Book 2
Public opinion is turning, and the demands that Annie turn over the ship are becoming more frequent. The question is: are they saving the world with Annie Collins, or are they saving it from her?The Frequency of Aliens is the exciting sequel to The Spaceship Next Door. Annie collins is back!Becoming an overnight celebrity at age sixteen should have been a lot more fun.
This isn’t the only telescope where people have gone missing, and the clues left behind lead back to Annie. Worse, things appear to be going in the other direction. So far, nothing has panned out: no aliens or zombies or anything else that might be deemed legitimately peculiar… but now may be different, and not just because Ed can’t find an easy explanation.
Instead of everyone getting used to the idea of the ship, the complaints are getting louder. A government telescope in California has been abandoned, and nobody seems to know why. It doesn’t help that everyone seems to think Annie is giving them nightmares. Nightmares aren’t the only weird things going on lately.
The man called on to investigate—edgar Somerville—has become the go-to guy whenever there’s something odd going on, which has been pretty common lately. It all adds up to a new threat that the world may just need saving from, requiring the help of all the Sorrow Falls survivors.
Regency Immortal The Immortal Chronicles Book 5
Anna is hunting down a man who isn't exactly a man, and if Adam doesn't help her, all of Europe will suffer. If adam does help, the cost may be his own life. It's not a fantastic set of options. Mostly, he'd just like to continue to enjoy the local pubs, but that becomes impossible when he meets Anna, an intriguing woman with an unreasonable number of secrets and sharp objects.
Also, he's probably fallen in love with her, which just complicates everything. The interesting ones are somehow almost always the ones who come with life-threatening risk on the side. Anna was beautiful and smart and just the right kind of dangerous to get me killed, which was often what I looked for in a woman, to be entirely honest.
It keeps my life exciting, and might also explain why I have trust issues. Adam the immortaladam has accidentally stumbled upon an important period in history: Vienna in 1814.