Download Puta no soy (Spanish Edition) by Charo Izquierdo PDF

By Charo Izquierdo

Hay viajes en l. a. vida que no siempre llevan a los angeles esperanza. Se hacen porque no hay otra salida y quedarse significa conformarse con l. a. cuadrícula del mapa en los angeles que l. a. existencia nos coloca o repetir los errores de nuestros padres y madres. Puta no soy relata los angeles dolorosa e injusta historia de los cerca de cinco millones de mujeres y niñas que, en busca de un futuro mejor, viven una pesadilla que nunca imaginaron: ser atrapadas por las mafias de tráfico de seres humanos con fines de explotación sexual.

Luna, los angeles protagonista de esta historia basada en uno de los personajes reales del documental Chicas nuevas 24 horas de los angeles directora Mabel Lozano, nos traslada a l. a. selva del sureste peruano, a los angeles región de Madre de Dios, donde un 20% de las víctimas de trata con fines de explotación sexual son niñas y adolescentes y nos relata cómo, engañada por su propia familia, es obligada a prostituirse con 15 años. De ahí solo hay un paso a ser violada y maltratada.

Al otro lado del Atlántico, Julia, bajo una apariencia de vida common y de éxito como famosa presentadora de televisión, nos adentra en el segundo negocio ilegal más rentable del mundo (después del tráfico de armas) y nos conduce por los submundos de los angeles prostitución en España, donde un eighty% de las mujeres que venden su cuerpo lo hacen en condiciones de esclavitud.

Esta inmensa novela lo es no solo por los angeles crudeza de l. a. realidad que destripa y por l. a. magistral escritura de Charo Izquierdo, también por l. a. loable fuerza con los angeles que nace: concienciar y educar a los hombres de que sin demanda no habría oferta y de que las mujeres han de dejar de seguir perdiendo sus derechos para ocupar el lugar de dignidad y vida que merecen.

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Download Livvy Takes The Long Way by Elsa Kurt PDF

By Elsa Kurt

"That glance. i will be able to think your eyes on me. these dull brown eyes. I hate your face, I do..."
So starts Livvy's tale. On a sizzling spring day, we slip within her existence, her brain and watch helplessly as she is bullied via an overbearing husband, draw back as she makes undesirable offerings, and cheer her on as she unearths her option to her real self.
Livvy Takes The good way is an unflinching examine one woman's trip and the tricky offerings we make in existence as we attempt to 'get it right'. a troublesome, sincere glance within marriage and divorce, love and hate, parenting and the roads we go back and forth to discover forgiveness and peace not just for these who have harm us, yet for ourselves.

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Download VERTIGO (French Edition) by Françoise Poulain,Maurice Delattre PDF

By Françoise Poulain,Maurice Delattre

Vertiges, obsessions, réalités?
Il y a une parcelle de vérité, de friction au coeur de ces huit nouvelles.
Histoires croisées, rencontres improbables, personnages ordinaire côtoyant des events extraordinaires. Des hommes, des femmes de passage qui parcourent le temps, l'espace, s'aiment, se détestent, se cherchent, se perdent. Toute une inhabitants dont les rêves, les espoirs s'unissent, le temps d'un souffle, pour se détruire au fil des pages.
Edgar Letrain, en prenant le leading teach du hasard va être le témoin d'une série d'histoires,
- rouges, couleur de l. a. chaussure retrouvée sur une course de campagne par un jour de pluie,
- rouge comme l'escarpin au pied de los angeles femme retrouvée pendue au haut du beffroi,
-rouges comme celles que portait Diane, le jour de sa mort,
-rouges comme les braises consumant les amours de Marc et Marie.
Improbable ! Et si ces histoires étaient vraies ?

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Download Shattered Innocence by Jackie Phamotse PDF

By Jackie Phamotse

Westonaria is a mining city that bares gold and a new release of bold youth the place Treasure is on best of the pack. although, within the trivial city, Treasure doesn’t permit her damaged and poverty bothered domestic holiday her spirits. One comes throughout her father Thabo Mohapi who cheats on and abuses the sickly Thato Mohapi (mother) who's a sufferer of his lashes.

Treasure’s lust for the style global and a lifetime of opulence starts to turn into an obsession. She runs clear of domestic to satisfy her ardour within the land of milk and honey that's Johannesburg. between her old-fashioned pals, Lintle Kente introduces her to the lavish way of life and fabric possessions from wealthy males.

With nice impact and social media frenzy, Treasure reveals her Innocence Shattered whilst she bumps right into a well known photographer that provides to get her foot within the door of the style undefined.

She starts off to achieve her goals while she is signed with a credible modelling corporation, and the celebrity malicious program bites her. Treasure then unearths herself within the palms of a luxurious Sugar Daddy.

The strain and way of life of the wealthy and well-known will get to her, as she discovers that her Sugar Daddy isn't so candy. She is going via emotional turmoil and self-realization. Her street to self-discovery starts off as she walks clear of her Sugar daddy and faces a brand new existence with NOTHING.

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Download Vanessa e Virginia (Italian Edition) by Susan Sellers PDF

By Susan Sellers

Vanessa e Virginia è los angeles storia di due donne: los angeles celebre scrittrice Virginia Woolf, autrice di capolavori come Gita al faro e l. a. signora Dalloway, e sua sorella Vanessa Bell, pittrice. Cresciute nel perbenismo vittoriano di una famiglia borghese di Londra, le due sorelle lottarono fin dalla gioventù in line with liberarsene, seguendo ciascuna l. a. propria vocazione artistica; all’inizio del Novecento, intorno a loro si raccolse il famoso «Circolo di Bloomsbury», un gruppo di intellettuali e artisti che avrebbe influenzato radicalmente los angeles cultura inglese ed europea. Il romanzo, narrato dalla voce di Vanessa e strutturato in line with capitoli che fotografano diversi momenti nella vita delle due sorelle, ripercorre il loro rapporto, segnato da complicità, gelosia, competizione, reciproci tradimenti e inestirpabile affetto. Dai giochi dell’infanzia ai primi esperimenti creativi, a un’età adulta segnata da matrimoni, amanti e figli, lutti dolorosi, successi e fallimenti – fino, nel caso di Virginia, alla depressione e al suicidio – veniamo trasportati in un mondo complesso e affascinante che Vanessa, in quanto pittrice, racconta con un occhio particolare in step with le luci, i colori, le immagini, mettendoci a volte davanti a quelli che sembrano veri e propri quadri di vibrante intensità. Susan dealers, che studia e cura da anni l’opera della Woolf, ha saputo creare un ritratto accuratissimo della grande scrittrice e del suo ambiente, ma al pace stesso l. a. storia commovente e universale di due donne separate e unite dalla forza straordinaria della loro personalità.

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Download Bonsai Kitten by Lakshmi Narayan PDF

By Lakshmi Narayan

"I'm not anything yet a bonsai kitten! idea Divya despairingly. Bonsai kitten ? a pervert's rivalry that simply as vegetation might be stunted, so can dwelling beings. And wasn't that the guideline in the back of deciding to buy an appropriate woman? capture her younger whilst she is malleable like playdough, so she will be able to be twisted and mangled on your liking. this manner, she is familiar with her position and remains there. on the lowest stratum. yet little does Divya suspect that the Cosmic Jester ? that celestial imp who makes a speciality of tripping up people ? has different plans for her. Plans that come with a roller-coaster experience from Delhi to Mumbai to Singapore, with tears and laughter, betrayal and friendship, loss and rebirth, as her partners. and during all of it, she must fence with that grasp puppeteer to reclaim her future. Lakshmi Narayan makes a spunky literary
debut with a singular that may locate ƒseveral
echoes and resonances, not only with women
but additionally from males who are looking to understand
us a bit larger. Shobhaa De"

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Download Trust No One: No Loyalty No Trust by Kathy Harley PDF

By Kathy Harley

Thomasine “Tommy” Turner has an uneasy dating with trust—over the years, she's discovered that it is usually these you belief the main who fail you the worst.

Now she is determined for any information approximately her fiancé, Dashaun, a usa Air strength serviceman lacking in motion in Pakistan. faraway from being supportive, Dashaun’s mom kicks Tommy and her youngsters out onto the road in the course of a vicious snowstorm. yet a mysterious benefactor saves them, anonymously deciding to buy their remain at a residential inn.

While there, Tommy befriends Amy, an ex-crackhead whose son was once kidnapped through his father. she's going to do something to get her boy again, together with betray Tommy.

Amy’s determined activities result in her disappearance and Tommy’s incarceration for against the law she didn’t devote. on my own, in detention center, and with Dashaun’s destiny nonetheless unknown, Tommy has little wish left. yet she is set to find that a few humans can nonetheless be believed—you simply must be fortunate adequate to satisfy them.

A exciting, emotional tale, belief No One throws readers into the center of Tommy Turner’s turbulent life.

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Download A Private Life (Weatherhead Books on Asia) by Ran Chen,John Howard-Gibbon PDF

By Ran Chen,John Howard-Gibbon

From one in all China's such a lot celebrated modern novelists comes this riveting story of a tender woman's emotional and sexual awakening. Set within the turbulent many years of the Cultural Revolution and the Tian'anmen sq. incident, A inner most Life exposes the advanced and fantastical internal lifetime of a tender girl turning out to be up in the course of a time of excessive social and political upheaval.

At the age of twenty-six, Ni Niuniu has come to just accept discomfort and loss. She has suffered the loss of life of her mom and a detailed buddy and neighbor, Mrs. Ho. She has lengthy been estranged from her tyrannical father, whereas her boyfriend -- an excellent and good-looking poet named Yin Nan -- used to be pressured to escape the rustic. She has survived a hectic affair with a former instructor, a psychological breakdown that left her in a psychological establishment for 2 years, and a stray bullet that tore in the course of the flesh of her left leg. Now dwelling in whole seclusion, Niuniu shuns a global that turns out incapable of accepting her and in its place spends her days wandering in shiny, dreamlike reveries the place her fractured reminiscences and wild fantasies merge together with her inescapable emotions of depression and loneliness. but this eccentric younger girl -- stuck among the disappearing traditions of the earlier and a modernizing Beijing, a flood of stories and an unknowable destiny, her selected solitude and her irrepressible longing -- discovers energy and independence via writing, which transforms her flight from the hypocrisy of city existence right into a trip of self-realization and rebirth.

First released in 1996 to frequent serious acclaim, Ran Chen's debatable debut novel is a lyrical meditation on reminiscence, sexuality, femininity, and the usually arbitrary differences among insanity and sanity, alienation and belonging, nature and society. As Chen leads the reader deep into the psyche of Ni Niuniu -- into her innermost secrets and techniques and sexual wants -- the borders isolating narrator and protagonist, author and topic dissolve, exposing the shared elements of human lifestyles that go beyond geographical and cultural differences.

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Download Cinecittà (Italian Edition) by Doron Lizzie PDF

By Doron Lizzie

Ha detto Rabbi Chaim di Sanz: Quand’ero giovane in me ardeva l. a. fiamma divina. Credevo di poter rendere migliore il mondo intero. Con il crescere dell’età si è spenta l. a. fiamma dell’entusiasmo e mi dicevo: Non potrò più sanare tutto il mondo, non ne sono capace. Cercherò di rendere migliori i figli della mia città. Col passare degli anni mi sono accorto di aver preteso troppo. Ho detto: Mi basta condurre al bene i miei familiari. Ora, al tramonto dei miei giorni, non sogno più. Mi resta un solo desiderio: che almeno mi riesca migliorare me stesso.

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Download SUPERSTAR by Kofi Quaye PDF

By Kofi Quaye

"SUPERSTAR, is the tale of Mystique, an African-American great version whose megastar characteristics are dependent now not quite a bit on her attractiveness than the truth that she represents the bizarre and unique. Her personality captivates the general public with its charisma of unique splendor, making her an immense overseas sensation and a celebrity.
Mystique is at the most sensible of her video game; she is the celebrity twiglet fashionable for endorsements and picture roles; she has her personal label, line of knickknack and perfumes. Her face and identify had turn into iconic.
But to stick on most sensible of her video game, she has to survive.
Her big name energy and big name prestige carry her into touch with scheming managers, intercourse hungry account executives, manipulative organisation operators, and ruthless bosses who have interaction together with her as company affiliates, advisers, managers, buddies, admirers, and fans. a few have solid intentions. Others have doubtful causes, but them all are precious elements of the money making computing device in she has turn into within the hugely aggressive global of favor modeling with Mystique because the valuable determine.
The underlying issues explored during this novel comprise humans and alter, advantage and vice, avarice and greed, crime and punishment, all within the context of the pursuit of the yankee Dream with the ‘immigrant event’ as a backdrop.
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