Download E-books Liar's Game PDF

By Eric Jerome Dickey

Dana Ann Smith has ditched long island City—and a courting long gone bad—for l. a., searching for a brand new guy, a brand new profession, and a few balance. She thinks she’s chanced on it in Vincent Calvary Browne, Jr., a hard-working, good-looking aerospace tech. They’ve provided simply enough of themselves to make it the correct romance. And they’ve withheld simply enough to destroy it. whilst their secrets and techniques come to gentle, Dana and Vince come head to head with the truth that the passionate online game among fanatics and liars has simply all started…

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By Pamela Moses

For the viewers that made Commencement a New York Times bestseller comes a unique approximately girls making their means within the world.

Four younger women are thrown jointly as roommates freshman yr in university: Ruth, Francesca, Opal, and Setsu. every one is striving to beat struggles from formative years and locate her precise self.

Tormented by way of self-doubt, Ruth is coddled through her immigrant mom, who makes use of nutrition to appease and keep an eye on her. Defiant Francesca believes her heavy body shames her Park street family members; to impress them, and to guard herself, she consumes every thing in sight. Opal longs to be integrated in her glamorous, adventure-seeking mother’s dinner dates—until a nerve-racking come upon without end adjustments her wishes. ultimately, Setsu, a promising violinist, staves off clash along with her jealous older brother through permitting him to remove the surest morsels from her plate—and from her future.

As their tales and appetites collide, those ladies make a pact to keep up their friendships into adulthood—but every one needs to first locate power and her method within the world.

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Download E-books On the Heroism of Mortals (Vagabonds) PDF

By Allan Cameron

This can be a choice of 11 brief tales whose universal subject matter is the heroism of our improper lives. It explores the arduousness of individuals s lives and covers such varied matters as human harmony, generational switch, unmarried parenthood, household violence, the tragic complexity of revolution, police brutality, inventive hubris, and the restrictions of rationalism. In `The Hat' , a polish Jew at the run in jap Europe is going to a city in look for foodstuff and, noticing the big variety of German squaddies on patrol, hides himself in a funeral procession. yet he could be the simply mourner with out a hat. As he walks alongside, one other guy areas his hat at the fugitive s head: an instance of guy s humanity to guy. In `Living with the Polish count number' , the younger Soviet Republic struggles to maintain international and reactionary forces at bay and in so doing loses the morality that at the beginning encouraged them. In `The egocentric Geneticist' , lunch in a wise eating place exposes the rift among lecturers, either dogmatic and contemptuous of others, yet another strictly rational and the opposite extra inspired via his human feelings.

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Download E-books The River Beyond the World: A Novel PDF

By Janet Peery

Luisa Cantu is a woman from a Sierra Madre mountain village. After being impregnated in a fertility ritual of historical ofigin, she leaves Mexico to paintings within the Rio Grande Valley of Texas as a housemaid for Mrs. Eddie Hatch, a lady with a robust will and a slim worldview. Their complicated relationship-by turns mystical and pragmnatic, critical and comic-reveals the various methods humans can wound each other, the nautre of affection and sacrifice, and the opportunity of forgiveness.

The River past the realm is a 1996 nationwide publication Award Finalist for Fiction.

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Download E-books Angels at the Table: A Shirley, Goodness, and Mercy Christmas Story PDF

By Debbie Macomber

During this joyous and eccentric vacation novel, Debbie Macomber jewelry within the season with the go back of Shirley, Goodness, and Mercy, delivering laughs, love, and an enthralling dose of angelic intervention.
 
Shirley, Goodness, and Mercy understand that an angel’s paintings isn't performed, particularly in the course of a time as wondrous as New Year’s Eve. With an apprentice angel, Will, less than their wings, they descend upon occasions sq. in manhattan urban desirous to take part the festivities. And whilst Will spies lonely strangers within the crowd, he makes a decision dead night is the ideal time to lend a heavenly supporting hand.      
 
Lucie Farrara and Aren Fairchild meet after bumping into each one other—seemingly via accident—in instances sq. on New Year’s Eve. They instantly get on well and locate they've got much in universal: Lucie is a burgeoning chef and Aren is a revered meals critic. yet simply as speedy as they’re introduced jointly, one other accident tears them aside, leaving Lucie and Aren without solution to reconnect.
 
A 12 months later, Lucie is the chef of an acclaimed new eating place and Aren is a profitable columnist for an incredible ny newspaper. For forever that’s handed, the 2 haven't forgotten their one serendipitous evening—and neither have Shirley, Goodness, Mercy, and should. To reunite the younger couple, the angels prepare dinner up an excellent plan: combine real love, a moment probability, and a beneficiant sprinkle of mischief to create an unforgettable Christmas miracle.

Praise for Angels on the Table
 
“This pleasant mixture of romance, humor, desire and happenstance is definitely the right recipe for vacation cheer.”—Examiner.com
 
“Rings in Christmas in tried-and-true Macomber type, with romance and a marginally of heavenly magic.”—Kirkus Reviews
 
“The angels’ antics are a highly hilarious and interesting bonus to a hot love story.”—Bookreporter
 
“[A] sweetly captivating vacation romance.”—Library Journal

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Download E-books The Land of Decoration: A Novel PDF

By Grace McCleen

A enthralling debut a couple of younger woman whose steadfast trust and mind's eye convey every thing she as soon as held expensive into treacherous balance

In Grace McCleen's harrowing, robust debut, she introduces an unforgettable heroine in ten-year-old Judith McPherson, a tender believer who sees the realm with the transparent Eyes of religion. Persecuted in school for her ideals and suffering from her far away, religious father at domestic, younger Judith unearths solace and connection in a version in miniature of the Promised Land that she has developed in her room from accumulated discarded scraps--the Land of adornment. the place others may perhaps see garbage, Judith sees threat and divinity in even the strangest lines left at the back of. As ominous forces disrupt the peace in her and Father's modest lives--a strike threatens her father's manufacturing unit task, and the taunting in class slips into harmful territory--Judith makes a miracle within the Land of adornment that solidifies her blossoming convictions. She is God's selected tool. however the heady outcomes of her newfound strength are tough to manage and will threaten the very foundations of her global.

With its intensely taut storytelling and crystalline prose, The Land of Decoration is a gripping, psychologically complicated tale of excellent and evil, belonging and isolation, which casts new and startling gentle on how some distance we will visit guard the issues we like most.

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Download E-books Down the Rabbit Hole: A Novel PDF

By Juan Pablo Villalobos

"A short and majestic debut." ―Matías Néspolo, El Mundo

Tochtli lives in a palace. He loves hats, samurai, guillotines, and dictionaries, and what he wishes greater than whatever immediately is a brand new puppy for his inner most zoo: a pygmy hippopotamus from Liberia. yet Tochtli is a baby whose father is a drug baron at the verge of taking up a robust cartel, and Tochtli is growing to be up in a luxurious hideout that he stocks with hit males, prostitutes, purchasers, servants, and the extraordinary corrupt flesh presser or . Long-listed for The dad or mum First e-book Award, Down the Rabbit Hole, a masterful and darkly comedian first novel, is the chronicle of a delirious trip to furnish a kid's wish.

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Download E-books Pack Up the Moon PDF

By Rachael Herron

A poignant novel approximately loss, lies, and the unbreakable bonds of family.

Three years after a terrible tragedy took her son and tore her relatives aside, artist Kate Monroe is starting to choose up the items of her existence and circulation on. At a gala showcasing her victorious go back to the artwork global, Kate’s international is rocked back whilst the daughter she gave up for adoption twenty-two years in the past introduces herself.

Pree is the kid Kate by no means knew and not forgot. yet Pree has questions that Kate isn’t definite she’s able to resolution. For something, she by no means instructed Pree’s father, her highschool sweetheart and ex-husband, Nolan, they had a daughter. for an additional, Kate hasn’t spoken to Nolan for 3 years, no longer because the coincidence which took their nine-year-old son from them. yet to maintain Pree from leaving eternally, Kate must confront the secrets and techniques that experience haunted her considering that her son died and realize if the affection of her kin is robust sufficient to outlive even the main heartbreaking of betrayals…

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Download E-books The Tantric Principle PDF

By Jennifer Probst

Arianna Devlin is a excessive powered advertisements government with ambition and an excessive amount of tension. determined for stability, she enrolls in a yoga tuition to educate her yes classes. Breathe. remain calm. Be within the second. And forget about her horny yoga instructor who's changing into a huge distraction…

furnish Madison runs a yoga institution and lives by way of one code: don’t become involved with the scholars. but if Arianna walks into his studio, his get to the bottom of starts to collapse. He bargains her a deal: a mystery affair whereas within the studio, and the perform of tantric intercourse within the bedroom…

but if lust becomes love, Arianna and supply are pressured to make a tricky selection. Can Arianna reject the profession chance of an entire life for the opportunity of love? Can provide forget about his earlier and take an opportunity at the future?

To My Reader:
I have consistently been a sucker for a very good love tale. Let’s start with a latest day warrior operating her manner up the company ladder. She’s clever, attractive and is aware what she wishes. input a guy who bases his existence upon his yoga practices, the place keep an eye on is published within the yoga studio, yet tightly commanded within the bed room and his own existence. totally different, they embark on a mystery affair. Lust turns to like, yet offerings has to be made. Does she quit her complete profession for the opportunity of love? Does he enable cross of his previous and take an opportunity by way of liberating his keep watch over on a girl who may possibly depart? Let’s discover. I enjoyed writing the Tantric precept and desire you get pleasure from it!

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Download E-books American Wife: A Novel (Random House Reader's Circle) PDF

By Curtis Sittenfeld

A sort, bookish simply baby born within the Nineteen Forties, Alice Lindgren has no concept that she is going to at some point prove within the White apartment, married to the president. In her small Wisconsin place of birth, she learns the virtues of politeness, yet a sad twist of fate while she is seventeen shatters her id and alterations the trajectory of her existence. greater than a decade later, whilst the charismatic son of a strong Republican kinfolk sweeps her off her ft, she is shocked to discover herself admitted right into a global of privilege. And while her husband without warning turns into governor after which president, she discovers that she is married to a guy she either loves and essentially disagrees with–and that her deepest ideals more and more run opposed to her public character. As her husband’s presidency enters its moment time period, Alice needs to confront contradictions years within the making and face questions approximately most unlikely to reply to.

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