The Black Hour

Author: Lori Rader-Day
Publisher: Prometheus Books
ISBN: 1616148861
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Together and at cross-purposes, Amelia and Nathaniel stumble toward a truth that will explain the attack and take them both through the darkest hours of their lives. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Black Seasons

Author: Michal Glowinski
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
ISBN: 0810119595
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The. Black. Hour. I've. told this story to various people, and I've long wanted to
commit it to paper as a testimony of those times. Yet something always restrained
me. In essence I was protecting myself from it, as if the act of transcription would
summon those events back to life in all their horror. I confess that even now I take
up the task with difficulty, I struggle against my resistance, yet I don't want this
story to remain forever in my memory alone. Literary considerations also bore on
my ...

The Dark Hour

Author: Robin Burcell
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062133497
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For the dark hour is rapidly approaching when all secrets will be revealed . . . and the lives of countless millions will hang in the balance.

The Black Magic Series

Author: Dennis Wheatley
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1448215102
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There was a deep well there down which he had intended to throw it after having
offered her up as a sacrifice; to his fury her unexpected death compelled him to
do so twentyfour hours earlier. And by the time he had done that it was too late for
him to have any hope of finding a substitute. Harrowed as Mary was by this awful
story, it at least aroused in her new hope that a merciful Providence intended
sparing her the black hour with which she was threatened on the following night;
and ...

Hunters In The Dark

Author: Lawrence Osborne
Publisher: Hogarth
ISBN: 0553447351
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All she felt was fatalistic curiosity and a desire to return to the outside world.
Maybe even London, given how affluent his family seemed to be. It was a sin to
think like that—and stupid, too—but it crossed her mind anyway as she finished
her salad and ordered a gin and tonic out of boredom. It came with a sprig of mint
and a pile of ice. Her father would be shocked but she drank them quite a lot
these days. They went down well in the hour before lunch, the black hour before
 ...

Philosophical Transactions To The Year Abridged And Disposed Under General Heads

Author: Royal Society (Great Britain)
Publisher:
ISBN:
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in the North lost their Way in the Time of this Eclipse, and perished in the Snow. o
There was a remarkable total Eclipse of the Sun in this Country, fune 17, 1433,
the Memory of which is now lost among the Populice; but it appears from a
Passage in a Manuscript in our Library, * that it was formerly called by them the
Black Hour, after their usual | | Minner. It is described thus: “ This year there was a
wonderful Eclipse of the Sun, on june 17, about 3 in the Afternoon; and o for
about half an ...

Pale Designs

Author: Steven Creech
Publisher: Bastion Press, Inc.
ISBN: 9780971439283
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The use of this poisoned wine and the subsequent embarrassment has led to the
well dispersed advice: "When in the care of halflings, never drink more than your
host." Type: 1ngested DC 18; Toxicity: 6; 1nitial Damage: 1d4 Con; Secondary
Damage: Unconsciousness; Variant Damage: 12; Price: 110 gp per bottle (6
doses); Craft DC: 12. Black-hour poison: The poison of the black hour is a
frighteningly potent, but slow-working form of negatively energized arsenic. A
dose appears as ...

The Dark Road

Author: Ma Jian
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 144811327X
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In the dark hour before dawn, Meili wakes with a start and feels as though she's
trapped inside a coffin. Last night. as she was falling asleep. Kongzi whispered
into her ear. “Autumn shadows linger. / The frost is delayed. / Lotus leaves
withering on the pond / listen to the patter of rain,“ then climbed on top of her.
Rain is rattling on the shelter's roof, sounding like dried beans dropping into a
metal bowl. Gusts of wind sweep water from the trees and send it crashing onto
the tarpaulin in ...