By Roseanna M. White
A Riveting Edwardian sequence Set between Britain's excessive Society
Lady Rowena Kinnaird could be the heiress to a Highland earldom, yet she hasn't ever felt strong enough—not for her father, now not for the fellow she concept she'd marry, no longer for God. yet after a stunning assault, she's prepared to be ceaselessly an outcast if it capacity escaping Loch Morar.
Brice Myerston, the Duke of Nottingham, has came across himself in ownership of an extraordinary treasure his enemies are ready to kill for. whereas Brice hasn't ever been one to shrink back from manor-born women, the very last thing he wishes is the distraction of woman Rowena, who reveals herself in a determined scenario. but if Rowena's father attempts to capture Brice into marrying his daughter, Brice makes a stunning decision.
Rowena desired to break out the Highlands, yet she's reluctant to marry a infamous flirt. And whilst she learns that Brice is blended up in questionable enterprise with a stolen treasure, she fears she's approximately to finish up without delay within the direction of every thing she was once attempting to stay away from.
By Arthur Koestler
During this novel the call-girls are the lads and ladies of the foreign jet-set who, on the elevate of a cellphone, will fly from convention to congress to symposium to debate matters of global significance. This time where is Switzerland and the topic Survival...
By Jonathan Odell
Leave out Hazel and the Rosa Parks League is a superb reimagining and republication of Jonathan Odell’s debut novel, The View from Delphi.
Set in pre-Civil Rights Mississippi, and encouraged by means of his Mississippi formative years, Odell tells the tale of 2 younger moms, Hazel and Vida – one filthy rich and white and the opposite terrible and black – who've purely issues in universal: the devastating lack of their teenagers, and a deep and abiding loathing for one another.
Embittered and distrusting, Vida is burdened by means of Delphi’s racist sheriff and haunted by means of the son she misplaced to the realm. Hazel, too, has misplaced a son and can’t hold a grip on her fractured existence. After drunkenly crashing her automobile right into a manger scene whereas gunning for the newborn Jesus, Hazel is sedated and bed-ridden. Hazel’s husband hires Vida to maintain tabs on his unpredictable spouse and to take care of his sole surviving son. pressured to spend time including not anyone else to depend upon, the 2 girls locate they've got extra in universal than they concept, and jointly they flip town on its head. it's the tale of a city, a humans, and a tradition at the verge of a good switch that starts off with small issues, like unforeseen friendship.
By Julie McElwain
While terrific FBI agent Kendra Donovan stumbles again in time and reveals herself in a nineteenth century English citadel less than probability from a vicious serial killer, she scrambles to resolve the case sooner than it takes her life—200 years earlier than she used to be even born.
Beautiful and exceptional, Kendra Donovan is a emerging megastar on the FBI. but her route to specialist good fortune hits a pace bump in the course of a disastrous raid the place part her group is murdered, a mole within the FBI is exposed and she or he herself is seriously wounded. once she recovers, she is going rogue and travels to England to assassinate the fellow accountable for the deaths of her teammates.
While fleeing from an unforeseen murderer herself, Kendra escapes right into a stairwell that gives you sanctuary but if she stumbles out back, she is within the comparable position - Aldrich citadel - yet in a unique time: 1815, to be exact.
Mistaken for a lady's maid employed to aid with weekend site visitors, Kendra is compelled to fast adapt to the period of time till she will work out how she received there; and, extra importantly, tips to come again domestic. in spite of the fact that, after the physique of a tender woman is located at the wide grounds of the county property, she starts off to believe there's a few function to her weird and wonderful situations. Stripped of her twenty-first century instruments, Kendra needs to use her wits on my own in an effort to unmask a crafty madman.
By Lisa Jackson
2012 Retail ePub of 1999 Novel. on the time of this add, this appears to be like the single one of many trilogy to be had at libraries to borrow as an ebook
Banished from Tower Twyll by means of his brutal part brother, Rhys has carved out a brand new lifestyles because the Outlaw. yet then he captures a raven-haired attractiveness named Tara who could be the actual inheritor to Twyll. She not just inflames his wish, yet incorporates the mythical jewel that threatens his very quest for revenge. From the 1st, the notorious legal stokes a fondness seductive but scary in Tara. For if she is the genuine inheritor to Twyll, then she is the sworn enemy of the fellow who has captured her heart...
By Arthur Koestler
Publish 12 months note: First released in 1939
Arthur Koestler's first novel, set within the overdue Roman Republic, tells the tale of the riot of Spartacus and man's look for Utopia. the 1st of 3 novels fascinated about the 'ethics of revolution', it addresses the age-old debate of no matter if the tip justifies the capacity, an issue persevered in his vintage novels Darkness at Noon and Arrival and Departure.
By Cormac James
Faraway from civilization, at the hunt for Sir John Franklin s lately misplaced Northwest Passage excursion, Lieutenant Morgan and his team locate themselves trapped in ever-hardening Arctic ice that threatens to wreck aside their send. while Morgan realizes stowaway will provide delivery to his baby within the frozen desolate tract, he unearths new readability and braveness to guide his males throughout a bleak expanse as moving, obdurate, and treacherous as human nature itself.
A story of mental fortitude opposed to most unlikely odds, The Surfacing is usually a fantastically instructed tale of 1 man's transformative trip towards fatherhood.
By Lynn Austin
Life in Sweden feels like an never-ending wintry weather for 3 sisters after their mother's loss of life and father's suicide. Elin feels the load of accountability for her sisters' welfare, and whilst conditions turn into insufferable, she writes to her family members in Chicago, pleading for help.
Joining 16 million different immigrants who left their homelands for the USA among 1890 and 1920, Elin, Kirsten, and Sofia start the lengthy, tricky trip. Enduring the sea voyage in guidance and detention on Ellis Island, their tale is America's tale. And in a trip fraught with hardships, every one lady will come to appreciate her mystery longings and the which means of domestic.
By Umberto Eco
Una redazione raccogliticcia che prepara un quotidiano destinato, più che all’informazione, al ricatto, alla macchina del fango, a bassi servizi consistent with il suo editore. Un redattore paranoico che, aggirandosi consistent with una Milano allucinata (o allucinato according to una Milano normale), ricostruisce l. a. storia di cinquant’anni sullo sfondo di un piano sulfureo costruito intorno al cadavere putrefatto di uno pseudo Mussolini. E nell’ombra Gladio, los angeles P2, l’assassinio di papa Luciani, il colpo di stato di Junio Valerio Borghese, l. a. Cia, i terroristi rossi manovrati dagli uffici affari riservati, vent’ anni di stragi e di depistaggi, un insieme di fatti inspiegabili che paiono inventati sino a che una trasmissione della BBC non prova che sono veri, o almeno che sono ormai confessati dai loro autori. E poi un cadavere che entra in scena all’improvviso nella più stretta e malfamata through di Milano. Un’esile storia d’amore tra due protagonisti perdenti consistent with natura, un ghost author fallito e una ragazza inquietante che in line with aiutare los angeles famiglia ha abbandonato l’università e si è specializzata nel gossip su affettuose amicizie, ma ancora piange sul secondo movimento della Settima di Beethoven.
Un perfetto manuale consistent with il cattivo giornalismo che il lettore through through non sa se inventato o semplicemente ripreso dal vivo. Una storia che si svolge nel 1992 in cui si prefigurano tanti misteri e follie del ventennio successivo, proprio mentre i due protagonisti pensano che l’incubo sia finito. Una vicenda amara e grottesca che si svolge in Europa dalla high quality della guerra ai giorni nostri.
By Nicole Krauss
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Fourteen-year-old Alma Singer is making an attempt to discover a treatment for her mother's loneliness. Believing she may possibly notice it in an outdated publication her mom is lovingly translating, she units out looking for its writer. throughout big apple an previous guy known as Leo Gursky is attempting to outlive somewhat longer. He spends his days dreaming of the misplaced love who, sixty years in the past in Poland, encouraged him to write down a ebook. And even if he doesn't understand it but, that ebook additionally survived: crossing oceans and generations, and altering lives...