Category: Fiction

Rock Courtship: A Rock Kiss Novella

By Nalini Singh

New York instances bestselling writer Nalini Singh’s new modern romance novella is natural demanding rock and sizzling heat...

What occurs whilst the Gentleman of Rock makes a decision to play dirty?

A drummer for the most popular rock band in the world, David has a unmarried, robust weak spot: Thea, the band’s publicist and the girl who steals his breath away along with her each move.

Only challenge is, Thea doesn’t date clients—or musicians. Emotionally scarred by means of a dishonest ex, she’s no longer approximately to probability her middle with a guy who has groupies humming round him like flies. no matter if his horny smile ties her up in knots.

What she doesn’t be aware of is that David is a one-woman man...and he’s head over heels in love together with her. David’s decided to turn out he’s well worth the threat, and keen to court docket her, step by way of beautiful step. Thea’s approximately to find simply how hard and long this good-looking drummer can play.

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In Zanesville: A Novel

By Jo Ann Beard

The fourteen-year-old narrator of IN ZANESVILLE is a past due bloomer. She flies lower than the radar-a sidekick, a marching band dropout, a disastrous babysitter, the type of lady whose Eureka second is the invention that "fudge" cannot be stated with an English accessory. fortunately, she has a ally with whom she stocks the standard adventures of a Nineteen Seventies American girlhood, incidents in which an international is published, and personality is forged.

In time, their friendship is tested--by their households' claims on them, by way of a clique of well known women who bump into them, and via the 1st, startling, subversive intimations of womanhood.

With dry wit and piercing statement, Jo Ann Beard indicates us that during the likely quiet streets of America's innumerable Zanesvilles is a global of wonders, and that in the souls of the ignored usually burns anything radiant.

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Only Lycans Need Apply: A Broken Heart Novel (Broken Heart Vampires)

By Michele Bardsley

When i discovered the traditional tomb of the 2 strongest vampires in heritage, I knew I was in for many trouble….

But archaeologists like me, Moira Jameson, are prepared for difficulty. ok, might be now not human-species-threatening difficulty. Or the type of hassle that arrives within the kind of a gorgeous werewolf named Drake. Yeah. Werewolf. And i presumed historical curses and jogging corpses have been a funny story. Um…not rather a lot.

’Cause a strolling corpse named Karn desires to exhibit vampires, and all of parakind, to the humans. and everybody else thinks that’s a foul notion. Then a pyramid mysteriously seems to be in damaged center, Oklahoma, and I’m appointed to get inside, live to tell the tale booby traps, and wake up very previous, very hungry vampires. fortunately, Drake has my again (and my front). regrettably, archaeology occasionally unearths a few very nasty surprises. And i will need to make a decision among saving myself…or saving the world. 

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Gracias Por El Fuego (CONTEMPORANEA)

By Mario Benedetti

Indispensable en l. a. bibliografía de Benedetti, Gracias por el fuego es una novela que supera los tópicos, para inundar de vida y aprendizaje los angeles experiencia del buen lector. Ramón Budiño quiere matar a su padre, quien representa lo peor de un país, Uruguay, y de una clase social que ha huido de su propia responsabilidad por el miedo a ser censurada. El peso del caudillismo en los angeles vida cotidiana después de más de un siglo de independencia es para Ramón señal de que nada se ha renovado; de que todos siguen inmersos en una mentalidad política y social que impide tanto el desarrollo colectivo como el own. l. a. frustración por no poder matar a su padre a pesar de haber planeado concienzudamente su asesinato representa una fiel metáfora de los angeles tela de araña en l. a. que Ramón lleva atrapado durante años. ENGLISH DESCRIPTION Ramón Budiño desires to kill his father, a guy who represents the worst of Uruguay: a complete social category that fled from their duties fearing censure and condemnation. Even after 100 years of independence, “caudillismo” prevails as a transparent signal that not anything has replaced. Ramón’s minutely deliberate but annoyed homicide makes an attempt are a correct metaphor of the spider’s internet he’s been trapped in for years. a necessary quantity in Benedetti’s bibliography, Gracias por el fuego is going past the regular to create a real lifestyles and studying experience.

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Moszkva-Petuski

By Venedikt Jerofejev

"Rendben van, züllött alak vagyok. Egyébként is megfigyeltem, hogy aki reggel rohadtul érzi magát, ám estére teli van álmokkal, ötletekkel, és majd szétfeszíti az energia - hát az bizony szörnyen züllött ember. Reggeli rosszullét, esti szárnyalás - erről ismerszik meg a züllött ember. Ellenkező esetben azonban, ha valaki már kora reggel összeszedi magát és teli van reményekkel, estére viszont gyengeség keríti hatalmába, nos, akkor biztosan aljas, önző, középszerű emberrel van dolgunk. Undorodom az ilyen embertől. Nem tudom, ti hogy vagytok vele, de én ocsmánynak találom." (A szerző) A magát Rabelais, Sterne, a korai Dosztojevszkij és elsősorban Gogol örökösének valló Jerofejev (1938–1990) kisregénye 1970-ben két gépelt példányban látott napvilágot, s az író hazájában a nyolcvanas évek végéig szamizdatban terjedt – miközben külföldön, 19 nyelvre lefordítva, világhírnévre tett szert.

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Selected Poems and Songs (Oxford World's Classics)

By Robert Burns

'The Poetic Genius of my Country...bade me sing the loves, the thrill, the agricultural scenes and rural pleasures of my natal Soil, in my local tongue.'

Many of the poems and songs of Robert Burns (1759-96) are typical to readers internationally: lyrical, acerbic, comedian, bawdy, democratic. They comprise 'To a Mouse', 'John Anderson my Jo', 'A purple pink Rose', 'Auld lang syne', 'Tam o 'Shanter' and plenty of extra, whose vernacular power and easy attractiveness have ensured lasting reputation.

This beneficiant new choice deals Burns's paintings because it used to be first encountered through modern readers, proposing the texts within the contexts during which they have been initially released. It reproduces the full of Poems, mainly within the Scottish Dialect released at Kilmarnock in 1786, the amount which made Burns well-known; and it reunites a beneficiant collection of songs from The Scots Musical Museum and A decide upon number of Scottish Airs with their complete ratings. Comprehensive
notes describe the conditions within which different poems and songs discovered their manner into print, either earlier than and after the poet's loss of life. The variation additionally comprises a few very important letters, and a whole thesaurus to provide an explanation for Scots phrases.

ABOUT THE sequence: For over a hundred years Oxford World's Classics has made on hand the widest variety of literature from world wide. each one reasonable quantity displays Oxford's dedication to scholarship, supplying the main exact textual content plus a wealth of different precious positive aspects, together with specialist introductions by way of top gurus, beneficial notes to explain the textual content, up to date bibliographies for additional learn, and masses extra.

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Dragonsong

By Anne McCaffrey

Forbidden by means of her father to delight in tune in any respect, a lady in the world Pern runs away, taking safeguard with the planet's fireplace lizards who, with her tune, open a brand new existence for her.

This is the 1st a part of the Harper corridor trilogy.

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Star Trek: Age of Unreason (Star Trek: Starfleet Corps of Engineers Book 26)

Within the wake of the catastrophic occasions of Wildfire, Carol Abramowitz, Bart Faulwell, and Soloman are despatched on a unique challenge to Vrinda, the place the S.C.E. needs to introduce new expertise to the area whereas averting getting embroiled within the political fight among the Nasnan and the rival Tirza Sirajaldin. yet first Abramowitz needs to perform a ritual concerning the expression of sincere, bare emotion -- person who has already been botched by way of Martin Mansur, the former Federation consultant, who's additionally a rival from Abramowitz's prior.
by no means fairly cozy expressing her feelings, Abramowitz needs to confront her personal own problems, and likewise confront Mansur, at the same time Tirza Sirajaldin saboteurs threaten the project's very existence....

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