Download e-book for iPad: Anchored in Courage by Robin L. Scott

By Robin L. Scott

"Social employee Felicity Willis rescued abused young ones often. Her testimony in felony complaints allowed justice to be served.
Caleb Coffman apprehensive over Felicity’s safeguard. They have been engaged to be married in precisely 8 weeks.
“Felicity, take heed to cause. You’re taking an opportunity that isn’t necessary!” Caleb’s voice rose in anger.
Felicity smiled. “I’m no longer frightened of those humans. God will safeguard me.”
Caleb’s worst fears have been learned whilst Felicity was once abducted. 
Detective Sullivan hated this a part of his activity. “Ms. Willis was once rushed to the clinic; even if, she didn’t make it. I’m extraordinarily sorry in your loss.”
Caleb felt his knees buckle as he fell to the carpet in surprise. Felicity, his love, his lifestyles, used to be long past. How may he locate the braveness to head on with no her..."

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Sleeping with Patty Hearst by Mary Lambeth Moore PDF

By Mary Lambeth Moore

As the United States debates its most famed kidnapping case of the Seventies, a divided relatives in North Carolina copes with its personal lacking individual. Lily Stokes searches for her part sister with support from her mother's boyfriend, a freewheeling guy who likes Lily a bit an excessive amount of. whereas preserving secrets and techniques at domestic after which escaping into a wierd marriage, Lily takes an innovative examine her mother's infamous earlier and her sister's marvelous destiny. napping WITH PATTY HEARST is a gripping coming-of-age tale with part and heart.

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Download e-book for iPad: Unforgivable Love: A Retelling of Dangerous Liaisons by Sophfronia Scott

By Sophfronia Scott

In this bright reimagining of the French vintage Les Liaisons Dangereuses, it’s the summer season while Jackie Robinson breaks significant League Baseball’s colour barrier and a sweltering stretch has Harlem’s elite fleeing town for Westchester County’s breezier climes, predators stalk amidst the manicured gardens and high-quality outdated homes.

Heiress Mae Malveaux principles society with an angel’s smile and a center of stone. She made up her brain some time past that no-one could make a decision her destiny. To have the excitement she craves, keep an eye on is paramount, particularly keep watch over of the boys Mae draws like moths to a flame.

Valiant Jackson constantly will get what he wants—and he’s sought after Mae for years. The door eventually opens for him whilst Mae strikes a cut price: seduce her virginal younger cousin, Cecily, who's engaged to Frank Washington. Frank values her innocence mainly else. If profitable, Val’s present may be an evening with Mae.   

But Val secretly seeks one other prize. Elizabeth Townsend is fiercely dependable to her church and her civil rights lawyer husband. definite there's something redeemable in Mr. Jackson. Little does she be aware of that her worst mistake can be Val’s maximum triumph.

 

 

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Natalie J. Damschroder's Sunroper (Goddesses Rising Series) PDF

By Natalie J. Damschroder

Marley Canton is completed being a sufferer. A yr and a part has handed in view that she came across her skill to nullify energy in those that aren’t alleged to have it. She’s now on a quest not just to forestall the brats who’ve turn into hooked on goddess energy, but additionally to discover the resource in their addiction.

Like Marley, Gage Samargo is monitoring down the goddess who went rogue many years in the past. Insane with an excessive amount of strength from the sunlight, she’s promoting that strength to Gage’s more youthful brother and his associates, who're now not content material to return into energy obviously. whereas they paintings to discover the way to neutralize the goddess, Marley discovers that each time she nullifies somebody, she takes on a few of the goddess’s madness.

Gage falls for Marley’s sharp wit and extreme wish to correct wrongs. yet as soon as he discovers she’s changing into her enemy, is it too past due to again away?

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New PDF release: Le Bézot du Quai Nord (TRC.3 COLONNES) (French Edition)

By Michel Herbert

Le Bézot du Quai Nord nous transporte sur les rivages charentais à l. a. découverte d’une histoire de famille et de l’amour naissant d’un jeune homme pour son père disparu. Faut-il des drames pour que l’amour jaillisse finalement entre les membres d’une même dad or mumé ? L’auteur nous livre ici, entre souvenirs d’enfance et évènements dramatiques, ses pensées sur l. a. génétique de l’amour filial, et sa douleur ne semble que plus vive au fur et à mesure qu’il se dévoile. Les cicatrices se referment d’autant plus vite dans l’eau salée, dit-on, mais dans ce livre l’océan a tendance à engloutir personnages et sentiments.

Michel Herbert, niçois du bout du monde, s’adonne à l’écriture depuis qu’il est professeur de Français Langue Étrangère à Manille aux Philippines. Enfant, il séjourne de nombreux étés sur le littoral charentais qu’il revisite avec nous. Des passages autobiographiques se mêlent subtilement à ce roman d’aventure. Les pix qu’il croque, tel l’artiste qu’il est dans sa nouvelle vie, nous font découvrir des personnages attachants et énigmatiques.

Après une carrière de Commercial-Export dans une grande société aéronautique et spatiale française, il s’installe aux Philippines où il officie aux fourneaux de son eating place français. Il écrit romans et essais, catharsis nécessaire et ardour avérée, dans le yet de nous faire partager ses émotions et ses expériences et proceed de peindre des tableaux abstraits.

Ce foremost roman emmène le lecteur dans un voyage philosophique et poétique où émotion et pointes d’humour se côtoient. C’est le deuxième livre publié par cet auteur de expertise.

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Download e-book for kindle: Mothers and Lovers by Maria Flook

By Maria Flook

Maria Flook, writer of latest York occasions most sensible vendor Invisible Eden, brings us one other edgy, breezy-noir New England tale. collage professor April O’Rourke is in over her head whilst she strikes round the corner to a relatives in hassle, together with a teenage son, who has back domestic from reform college. She is mesmerized by way of her younger neighbor yet his unorthodox bond together with his mom has earth-shaking outcomes for everybody. This sweeping novel overturns sacred traditions and maps the scissoring boundary strains of family members ties and carnal allure. Flook’s authority shimmers on each web page as she exposes the modern matriarch’s position and its taboo off branches–the childless profession lady as imposter, and the mummy, herself, as lover.

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Fogo de letras mortas: Romance (Portuguese Edition) - download pdf or read online

By Fernando Vaz

“Fogo de letras mortas”, escrito em 1.988, no calor dos acontecimentos é uma análise fria da realidade brasileira. Flávio, o personagem-narrador, típico brasileiro da classe média ascendente da década de 70, que depois de uma desilusão com sua carreira universitária, revê sua história pessoal e de formação e constata que suas ideias têm profundos vínculos com a realidade e que cada uma delas corresponde a determinada fase de sua vida que, por sua vez, está absolutamente intrincada com os acontecimentos históricos e políticos. Assim, ao reexaminar seu amadurecimento psicológico e intelectual, traça verdadeiro painel da vida social e política brasileira de 1.964 a 1.988, ou seja, do Golpe de Estado de 1.964 ao fim da Ditadura Militar com a eleição indireta de Tancredo Neves e posse de seu vice José Sarney. Ocorre que, em sua visão, a Ditadura Militar não se encerra, apenas troca de roupa e se transforma em tirania civil.

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New PDF release: The Scribe of Siena: A Novel

By Melodie Winawer

“Will remind old fiction readers of Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander and Tracy Chevalier’s Girl with a Pearl Earring…Lovers of meticulously researched ancient fiction and time-travel narratives may be swept away by means of the spell of medieval Siena” (Library Journal, starred review).

“Winawer’s debut is a close historic novel, a multifaceted secret, and a relocating story of unbelievable love…Winawer has created a prodigious, vivid story of earlier and current that transports readers and fills within the ancient gaps. it is a outstanding paintings of study and invention” (Publishers Weekly, starred review)

Equal components transporting love tale and gripping old conspiracy, debut writer Melodie Winawer takes readers deep into medieval Italy, the place the previous and current blur and a twenty-first century lady will find a plot to break Siena.

Accomplished neurosurgeon Beatrice Trovato understands that her deep empathy for her sufferers is beginning to abate her paintings. So whilst her loved brother passes away, she welcomes the unforeseen journey to the Tuscan urban of Siena to unravel his property, at the same time she wrestles with grief. yet as she delves deeper into her brother’s affairs, she discovers intrigue she by no means imagined—a 700-year-old conspiracy to decimate the city.

After uncovering the magazine and work of Gabriele Accorsi, the fourteenth-century artist on the center of the plot, Beatrice unearths a startling picture of her personal face and is without notice transported to the yr 1347. She awakens in a Siena surprising to her, one who will quickly be hit via the Plague.

Yet while Beatrice meets Accorsi, whatever unforeseen occurs: she falls in love—not in basic terms with Gabriele, but additionally with the wonder and cadence of medieval lifestyles. because the Plague and the ruthless palms in the back of its trajectory threaten not just her survival but additionally Siena’s very life, Beatrice needs to come to a decision within which century she belongs.

The Scribe of Siena is the desirable tale of a super woman’s passionate affair with a time and a spot that captures her in an impossibly romantic and hazardous trap—testing the power of destiny and the bonds of love.

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Get Si j'avais su que tu deviendrais si belle, je ne t'aurais PDF

By Judy CHICUREL,Sarah TARDY

" Souviens-toi : ne rêve pas ta vie, vis tes rêves. "

Depuis sa rue de Comanche highway, à new york, Katie Hanson fait partie de cette jeunesse qui regarde de loin le rêve américain. Alors qu'en 1972 start son dix-huitième été, que les soirées rallongent, que les rues et l. a. plage s'animent, elle a le sentiment que sa vie reste en suspens. Ses pensées sont ailleurs, tournées vers sa mère qui l'a abandonnée, et vers Luke qu'elle aime secrètement et qui revient, transformé, de deux ans au Vietnam.
Entre les confidences de ses meilleures amies et les soirées au bar de l'hôtel Starlight où le jukebox entonne les classiques de l'époque, il y a pourtant de quoi los angeles divertir. Mitch, vétéran à l. a. jambe de bois qui noie son traumatisme dans l'alcool, y a élu home. Tous deux se lient d'amitié. Sous los angeles chaleur écrasante et moite, le temps semble suspendu et propice à l. a. réflexion sur los angeles course à prendre, sur ceux qui nous entourent et que l'on va quitter.
Avec toute sa fragilité et sa fantaisie, Katie porte à bout de bras ce roman poétique et émouvant qui évoque ces vieux Polaroïd aux couleurs défraîchies que l'on regarde avec nostalgie et tendresse.

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