Wereling (Changeling, Book 1) by Steve Feasey
By Steve Feasey
Fourteen-year-old Trey Laporte isn't a child anymore. now not after the day he wakes up in agony—retina-splitting, vomit-inducing suffering. His outfits are torn. His room is trashed.
Enter Lucien Charron, the mysterious, long-lost "uncle" with freakish fire-flecked eyes and pores and skin that blisters within the sunlight. unexpectedly, Trey reveals himself dwelling in a luxurious penthouse on the middle of an odd and sinister empire outfitted at the powers of the Netherworld—vampires, demons, sorcerers, and djinn.
And there's a girl—Alexa Charron—who is part vampire, part human, and insanely beautiful, with powers all of her personal. Trey is falling for her.
Trey is education evening and day to manage the newly chanced on energy lurking inside of him. Now, demons are remaining in on each part, and the main psychopathic bloodsucker to rock the Netherworld desires to damage him. exceptionally, he needs to face one terrifying query:
Is he a boy . . . or is he a beast?
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Nat pwes (various through the year) At gatherings such as the Brother Lords Festival in Taungbyon, music, dance, inebriation, and gambling are part of the day’s events as the 37 nat spirits are invoked, worshipped, and petitioned (see pp136–7). Taunggyi Balloon Festival (November) Balloons of all shapes and sizes are exhibited and flown during the day, while ear-splitting explosions rent the night sky over Taunggyi when elaborately decorated giant paper balloons packed with fireworks are let loose over the heads of cheering crowds (see p172).
Shortly after their coronation, to eliminate any potential threat to their rule, the couple oversaw the killing of scores of young royals in a massacre that outraged world opinion. The British called for regime change, but finally it was a dispute over timber taxes on Scottish teak importers that ignited the third, and decisive, Anglo-Burmese war of 1885. This time, the Konbaung king offered no more British soldiers at the Shwedagon Pagoda, First Anglo-Burmese War 1800 1825 1862 Exiled Bahadur Shah Zafar, India’s last Mughal emperor emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar dies in Rangoon 1850 1824 First Anglo- 1826 Treaty of Yandabo 1852 Second 1859 Mindon Burmese War between the British East India Company and the King of Inwa (Ava) Anglo-Burmese War; British seize and expand Rangoon moves capital to Mandalay T H E H I S T O R Y O F M YA N M A R than token resistance to the army that steamed up the Ayeyarwady.
Applying gold leaf Gold leaf is among the favorite donations of Burmese Buddhists. In some famous shrines, it is applied directly by pilgrims. However, only men are allowed to do this. Vipassana Literally “seeing through the veil of ignorance,” Vipassana is a form of meditation aimed at promoting insight and concentration. It had a great revival in Burma in the early 20th century. Merit making Merit (punya in Sanskrit) derives from all good thoughts and actions, and contributes towards a person’s spiritual liberation.