Download Airman by Eoin Colfer PDF

By Eoin Colfer

Conor Broekhart was once born to fly.

Show description

Read Online or Download Airman PDF

Similar deals in books books

Visual C++ 6 for Dummies: Quick Reference

Provides simple, simple English reasons on the way to use visible C++ syntax to improve robust purposes for home windows, together with step by step directions for construction, compiling, and debugging courses. Spiral.

How to Propose to a Prince (Avon Romantic Treasure)

If the tiara matches, put on it! and that's precisely what Elizabeth Royle intends to do. in any case, if you cannot be stated because the daughter of a prince, the least you are able to do is marry one. while Elizabeth, youngest of the infamous Royle sisters, comes face-to-face together with her destiny husband, a guy she's obvious merely in her goals, she approximately swoons—especially while she discovers he's a prince.

Macrocycles: Construction, Chemistry and Nanotechnology Applications

Macrocyclic molecules include earrings made of seven or extra atoms. they're fascinating simply because they supply construction blocks for synthesizing distinct or 3 dimensional buildings – an enormous target in nanotechnology. for instance, they are often used to strengthen nanosized response vessels, cages, switches and shuttles, and feature strength as elements in molecular desktops.

Additional info for Airman

Example text

Fortune saved them, at least temporarily. The envelope spent its last breath, then impaled itself on the third and fourth rays of Liberty’s crown. The material ripped, bunched and jammed between the rays, halting the basket’s murderous descent. ‘Providence,’ breathed Captain Broekhart. ’ The basket swung like a pendulum, grazing the lower curve of Lady Liberty’s cheek with each pass. The copper bust rang, attracting gawkers like church worshippers. Catherine held on to her baby son, absorbing the impact as best she could.

The famous Saltee walls held fast against cannon, shot and ram, and the celebrated Saltee Sharpshooters were trained to shave the whiskers off a pirate a mile away. There were only two industries on the Saltees. Diamonds and defence. The Saltee prison was packed to bursting with the foulest dregs of murdering humanity that Ireland and Great Britain had to offer. They worked the diamond mine until they had served their time or died. Most died. A sentence on Little Saltee was a death sentence. Nobody really cared.

I must go, Catherine. ’ ‘You go, Declan. ’ Captain Broekhart kissed his wife and baby, then followed King Nicholas to where the cavalry waited, horses carving spiralled shavings from the jetty planks with their hooves. ‘Your father, the hero,’ Catherine told baby Conor, waving his tiny hand towards Declan. ‘Now, let’s go home and make ready to meet a little princess. ’ Conor gurgled. It seemed as though he would. PART 1: BROEKHART CHAPTER 1: THE PRINCESS AND THE PIRATE Conor Broekhart was a remarkable boy, a fact that became evident very early in his idyllic childhood.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.75 of 5 – based on 5 votes