Download Der Tod eines Prinzen (Die Hofdamen 2) (German Edition) by Georg Erwin Thaller PDF

By Georg Erwin Thaller

Die Königin ist mir ihrem Hofstaat zu einer Kreuzfahrt aufgebrochen. Die Queen of Sheba ist ein gerade neu in Dienst gestelltes Schiff. Die britische Marine hat zur Sicherheit eine Fregatte geschickt, die HMS Beagle. Weil in Mombasa allerdings zahlende Passagiere an Bord kommen, darf das Kriegsschiff nicht in unmittelbarer Nähe bleiben. Arthur Lancester kommt mit ein paar Matrosen an Bord und erklärt David, dass sie die Flucht ergreifen sollen. Falls vor Somalia tatsächlich Piraten das Schiff entern würden …
David ist skeptisch. Im Indischen Ozean tauchen tatsächlich Piraten auf. Nach einer Stunde ist die kleine Gruppe in drei Schlauchbooten unterwegs. Das Funkgerät versagt kläglich. Wie wird dieses Abenteuer enden?
Der Prinz kommt bei einem Reitunfall ums Leben. Mary ist allerdings misstrauisch. Charles conflict ein sehr guter Reiter. Kann die Geschichte von einem Unfall stimmen?

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Download Snatch and Grab by Julie McCarron-Benson PDF

By Julie McCarron-Benson

the place is marriage ceremony Coordinator Belle Saint James?

When Marcel (Mark) Smith, deepest investigator, ex-police officer, Vietnam veteran arrives on the airport a couple of minutes overdue to select up her up, there has been purely her suitcase traveling forlornly round and round at the turnstile. there's no approach Belle might have left her suitcase at the back of. whatever is wrong.

Marcel strikes into motion operating heavily with the police. utilizing CCTV and simple police equipment, it in actual fact emerges that Belle has not only wandered off; she has been kidnapped! conscious of the capability risk Belle is in and the necessity to locate her once attainable; Marcel works frantically to find Belle and check out to figure out who it was once that took her and for what function.

Meanwhile, Belle regains realization to grasp she is tied up hand and foot, gagged and has whatever over her head. She is sort of definite she is mendacity in horse manure. She isn't inspired!

Belle quickly purposes out that somebody has abducted her. She has no thought as to who may abduct her or why. It should be a mistake.

What half does the Arabian Sheikh Karim al Maktabi play? And, who's Ben?

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Download Bessie on her Travels - with the original illustrations by Joanna H. Mathews,Jacson Keating PDF

By Joanna H. Mathews,Jacson Keating

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Joanna H. Mathews (1849-1901, sometimes called Joanna Hooe Mathews), wrote "Bessie on her Travels" in 1870 the place Bessie and her kinfolk visit the shore and she or he learns approximately serving God.

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Download Hana la yazida. L’inferno è sulla Terra (Italian Edition) by Ryan Claudia PDF

By Ryan Claudia

three agosto 2014: i guerriglieri dell’ISIS attaccano e conquistano Sinjar. Quel giorno Hana, giovane infermiera di religione yazida, si trova in città in step with a ways visita alla sua famiglia. in step with lei, come in line with tutti gli appartenenti alla minoranza yazida, è l’inizio di un incubo: il fratello e los angeles madre di Hana vengono uccisi, lei e Wafa, sua sorella, sono vendute come schiave. Dopo aver subito innumerevoli abusi e sevizie, Hana riesce a sfuggire al suo aguzzino e a rifugiarsi a Duhok dove riprende il suo lavoro di infermiera nel campo profughi di Khanke e cerca faticosamente di ritrovare uno spiraglio di normalità. Il romanzo di Claudia Ryan nasce dal suo soggiorno in Kurdistan e dall’ascolto di tante donne che sono passate attraverso orrori indicibili. l. a. voce di Hana è l. a. loro voce, l. a. sua storia vuol raccontare le loro storie.

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Download Povero cuor di donna (Italian Edition) by Campanini Paola PDF

By Campanini Paola

Roma, luglio ’47. Sull’Appia Antica, in un calcinato venerdí, viene ritrovato il corpo di una donna che porta i segni di un’insensata violenza, nessun indizio accanto a lei according to stabilirne l’identità, solo una gonna a fiori, un bottone da uomo e un neo appena sopra il labbro. Il caso è affidato advert Achille De Sanctis, un commissario che soffre i tormenti di una complicata crisi famigliare. Le indagini attraverso l. a. Roma del dopoguerra portano alla scoperta di un’insospettata realtà criminale, fatta di identità nascoste e rubate, di pericolosi intrecci tra vecchio regime e nuovi poteri. l. a. ricostruzione della tela di un ragno in un giallo velenoso.Paola Campanini vive a Roma, è burattinaia, attrice e studiosa del teatro di figura.

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By Robert Richter

Ana is an ideal lady, spouse and mom, feeling lower than excellent. Married to a physician, 4 young ones, objectives accomplished, she has all of it. Or does she? Questions are coming up with out solutions. She celebrates a birthday weekend away with lifelong pals at a cabin within the wintry weather woods. Libby is lately divorced, nonetheless offended and searching. Sara, unmarried, runs her personal layout company. enjoyable, nutrition and stories rock the get together. A knock on the door. It’s a guy, stranded in a blizzard.

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Download Perennials by Julie Cantrell PDF

By Julie Cantrell

“If Julie Cantrell isn’t in your interpreting record, she should still be.” —Lisa Wingate, nationwide bestselling writer of Before We have been Yours

When estranged sisters reunite for his or her mom and dad’ 50th anniversary, a family members tragedy brings unforeseen classes of desire and therapeutic amid the flora in their mother’s perennial garden.

Eva—known to all as Lovey—grew up secure and safe in Oxford, MS, surrounded by way of a wealthy literary heritage and her mother's lovely flower gardens. yet a shed hearth, and the wounds that it brought on, looked as if it would swap every little thing . . . in particular while her older sister, Bitsy, blamed Lovey for the irreparable damage.

Bitsy turned the cheerleader. The homecoming queen. the best Southern belle who may do no improper. the entire whereas, Lovey served because the relations scapegoat, consistently bearing the brunt while Bitsy threw blame her way.

At eighteen, suffocating in her sister’s shadow, Lovey grew to become down a wedding idea and fled to Arizona—a position as faraway from Mississippi as she may find.

In time, she grew to become a profitable advertisements government and a weekend yoga teacher, carving a delightful existence for herself, unfastened from Bitsy’s vicious lies. yet now that she’s turning forty five, Lovey is feeling extra by myself than ever and wondering the alternatives that experience led her here.

When she will get a choice from her father insisting that she come domestic 3 weeks early for her mom and dad' fiftieth anniversary, Lovey is at wits’ finish. She's approximately to shut the largest agreement of her profession, and there’s much at the line. yet regardless of the dangers, her father’s phrases, "Family First," draw her correct again to the red-dirt roads of Mississippi.

Lovey is welcomed domestic by means of a mystery project—a reminiscence backyard her father has deliberate as an anniversary shock for her mom. As she is helping create this sacred area, Lovey starts to rediscover her roots, studying to dwell perennially regardless of life’s many trials and tragedies.

Years in the past, Lovey selected to go away her relations and the South a ways in the back of. yet now that she’s back, she’s knowing issues at domestic weren't regularly what they seemed.

“From the plush Mississippi environment and lyrical writing, to the wrong but enticing characters, Julie Cantrell's Perennials is an engrossing examining pleasure.  I enjoyed this tale of a fractured relatives and a prodigal daughter, and the therapeutic energy and connections that tending gardens brings to their lives.  Like an artist, the writer makes use of a fragile brush to scrupulously illustrate the thrill and pains of life's becoming seasons, and of studying how one can give up outdated hurts to discover forgiveness.  this can be a publication to learn greater than once.” --Karen White, New York instances bestselling author

“Family drama, small-town pressures, and life’s unforeseen turns are prepared in the fascinating parameters of a Southern perennial garden.  upload the literary hyperlinks to Faulkner and Welty, a soul-stirring romance, and Cantrell’s lyrical story-telling talents and you’ve received a heart-warming story that's absolute to live longer than the seasons. You’ll love Perennials!” —Mary Alice Monroe, New York Times bestselling writer of Beach condo for Rent

“With languid prose and shiny description, Julie Cantrell’s novel unfolds as fantastically as one in every of her protagonist's favourite flora. Cantrell weaves relocating and inspirational tales that make her one in all today’s so much loved storytellers. Perennials might be her such a lot breathtaking yet.” —Kristy Woodson Harvey, bestselling writer of Slightly South of straightforward

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Download Die Ungezähmte: Roman (German Edition) by Jerry J. Smith PDF

By Jerry J. Smith

Marie, eine 22-jährige Tourismuskauffrau, kommt wild und unbeugsam daher, lebt aber dennoch in Berlin ein eher fremdgesteuertes, angepasstes Leben. Der Bruder will sie kontrollieren und über sie bestimmen.
Ihren großen Traum, die Weinwelt zu bereisen und Winzerin zu werden, stellt sie mehrfach und widerwillig für eine, von ihrem Bruder bevorzugte, sichere Karriere im administration zurück. Marie gelangt nach England, wird nach Wales versetzt – doch dann ändert sich alles und sie entwickelt die Bereitschaft, ihr ungezähmtes Inneres zur Entfaltung kommen zu lassen. Schließlich reist sie auf eigene Faust, mit ihrem aktuellen Freund Steve, nach Kanada ins Unbekannte.
Die Reise über den Atlantik wird ein Durchbruch, bringt Marie aber auch oft an die eigenen Grenzen. Ihr Weintraum kann endlich wahr werden. Die Ungezähmte kommt nun durch. Aber: Sie hat einige existentielle Krisen, darunter auch schwierige Liebesbeziehungen, durchzustehen – und jedem Fortschritt folgt zugleich ein neues Hindernis. Ein Seelenverwandter und enger Freund namens Samuel ist mit seinen Hinweisen aus der Ferne immer präsent und wird zu einem „Guide", der wichtige Lebensratschläge gibt. Doch um zu überleben und ihren Traum zu verwirklichen, muss Marie endlich den Schritt gehen, vor dem sie ihr Leben lang Angst hatte.
Dieses Buch schildert über mehrere abenteuerliche Stationen einen wechselhaften Kampf mit dem Ich. Und zugleich die großartige Selbstfindung einer jungen Frau.

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Download Otilia's Body: A Novel (Texas Pan American Series) by Sergio Galindo,Carolyn Brushwood,John Brushwood PDF

By Sergio Galindo,Carolyn Brushwood,John Brushwood

From stories of the Spanish edition:

"...among the simplest works that Mexican fiction has produced."

—Héctor Gally, Sábado

"With homely positive aspects, yet with a physique so shapely and interesting that it units males (priests integrated) aflame through the novel, with an incandescent voluptuousness and pleasant amorality (surely explosive within the conservative Mexican society of her time and position) ...Otilia Rauda may be the protagonist of a Greek tragedy or of a cleaning soap opera made up of unbelievable happenings and as many turns of destiny as there are chapters used to inform the tale of her life."

—Jorge Ruffinelli, Punto y Aparte

Winner of Mexico's prestigious Xavier Villaurrutia prize in 1986, Otilia Rauda is the following translated into English for the 1st time as Otilia's Body. greatly thought of Sergio Galindo's top paintings, the radical dramatizes a sexually liberated woman's obsession with an outlaw lover, performed opposed to the backdrop of Mexican background from 1910 to 1940. an exceptional instance of "intimist" fiction, Otilia's Body is noteworthy for its penetratingly defined characters who go beyond time and position to develop into universally recognizable.

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