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Die Farbe von Milch: Roman (German Edition) by Nell Leyshon PDF

By Nell Leyshon

ISBN-10: 3961610002

ISBN-13: 9783961610006

Mein identify ist Mary. Mein Haar hat die Farbe von Milch. Und dies ist meine Geschichte. Mary ist harte Arbeit gewöhnt. Sie kennt es nicht anders, denn ihr Leben auf dem Bauernhof der Eltern verläuft karg und entbehrungsreich. Doch dann ändert sich alles. Als sie fünfzehn wird, zieht Mary in den Haushalt des örtlichen Dorfpfarrers, um dessen Ehefrau zu pflegen und ihr Gesellschaft zu leisten – einer zarten, mitfühlenden Kranken. Bei ihr erfährt sie erstmals Wohlwollen und Anteilnahme. Mary eröffnet sich eine neue Welt. In ihrer einfachen, unverblümten Sprache erzählt sie, wie ihr Schicksal eine dramatische Wendung nimmt, als die Pfarrersfrau stirbt und sie plötzlich mit dem Hausherrn alleine zurückbleibt.
"Eine unverwechselbare, unvergessliche Erzählstimme ... Marys einfache Worte malen eindringliche Bilder in den Kopf des Lesers ... Nell Leyshons Einfühlungsvermögen ist beeindruckend." The self sustaining  
"Mit Brontëesken Untertönen . . . ein verstörender Kommentar zu den sozialen Zwängen, denen Frauen im 19. Jahrhundert unterworfen waren." monetary instances  
"Eine kleine journey de strength - eine wundervolle, überzeugende Stimme, und eine erschütternde Geschichte, die mit großem Können und mit Sparsamkeit erzählt ist." Penelope full of life  
"Ich liebe dieses Buch. Verführerisch, Brontë-esk, fesselnd, besonders und unvergesslich. Mary ist eine absolut interessante und liebenswerte Erzählerin. Ein Buch voller Hoffnung." Marian Keyes  
"Was scheinbar ruhig als ein einfaches ländliches Leben ohne große Aussichten beginnt, entwickelt sich nach und nach, Buchstabe für Buchstabe zu einem voller Möglichkeiten, das aber durch menschliche Fehlbarkeit zum Scheitern verurteilt ist." day-by-day Telegraph  
"Nur alle Jubeljahre einmal erschafft ein Autor eine so lebendige und aufsehenerregende Erzählstimme wie die Marys. Nell Leyshon verdient es, mit Preisen überschüttet zu werden.

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New PDF release: Harmon General (Misfits and Millionaires)

ISBN-10: 1732338604

ISBN-13: 9781732338609

In 1943, Lane Mercer and Emmie Tesco had not anything in universal. good, not anything more suitable than a city neither of them selected and careers they could not put it on the market as brokers in the workplace of Strategic companies. in the course of the days of Longview, Texas' pleasant Trek Homecoming Parade, Lane was once gearing up for the grand establishing of a bookstore that still disguised an espionage secure residence, and Emmie used to be chasing a legal with evil rationale throughout the US Army's new scientific facility treating diseased and amputated infantrymen, Harmon normal medical institution. Emmie ropes Lane into foreign threats at Harmon normal, making it more and more demanding for the 2 spies to navigate the Junior provider League, church existence, or anything that would be thought of general for a city scorching with oil increase wealth. a chum from Lane's earlier arrives and pushes opposed to the fiction she's created to distance her undercover agent historical past from the marriage bells ringing her destiny. Emmie flirts with the assumption of discovering a lifestyles open air of the OSS, yet justifies the risk with a purpose to compensate for these she's betrayed. Connecting the 2 ladies, to their shock, is a rogue agent who pursuits them for crimes he believes they created. For larger, or worse, they need to set aside their variations to proportion accountability for preventing "The Grasshopper" prior to he blows aside the large Inch Pipeline undertaking, and Harmon normal medical institution. The wish of malaria remedies for US squaddies is determined by it, and justice of the guts calls for it. 

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Download PDF by Catherine St.John: Ein trauriges Schloss: Historischer Roman (German Edition)

By Catherine St.John

Vornehm, aber frisch verwitwet und mittellos, tritt Eleanor Warren eine Stelle als Haushälterin auf Kesham courtroom an. Die Bediensteten dort sind nett und machen ihr die Einarbeitung in dem etwas freudlos wirkenden Schloss leicht; der Hausherr allerdings lässt sich zunächst nicht sehen.
Eleanor erfährt schließlich, dass er an Kriegsverletzungen und Malaria leidet, und beschließt, alles daran zu setzen, dass er sich wieder wohler fühlt – ein Vorsatz, den besonders Köchin und Butler aus vollem Herzen unterstützen. Schrittweise bessert sich die Gesundheit des Earls, aber es gibt rätselhafte Rückfälle, und die Rollen seines Cousins, seines Sekretärs und des Nachbarn Sir Augustus Forsythe sind auch nicht ganz klar. Schließlich deckt das own, allen voran Eleanor, die Wahrheit über die Geheimnisse aus der Vergangenheit auf und dem Glück des Schlossherrn steht nun nichts mehr im Wege.

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Download e-book for iPad: The Mark of Zorro by Johnston McCulley

By Johnston McCulley

ISBN-10: 0230029213

ISBN-13: 9780230029217

ISBN-10: 0812540077

ISBN-13: 9780812540079

ISBN-10: 1455154105

ISBN-13: 9781455154104

ISBN-10: 1592240607

ISBN-13: 9781592240609

ISBN-10: 1980516103

ISBN-13: 9781980516101

the unique "Zorro" tale! outdated California suffers underneath the whip-lash of oppression...But a champion of freedom rides the highways. a perilous marksman and a demon swordsman, his flashing blade leaves at the back of The Mark of Zorro.

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New PDF release: Onesimus: A Novel of Christianity in the Roman Empire

ISBN-10: 1946849227

ISBN-13: 9781946849229

in line with a real tale, Onesimus is the story of a tender, unsatisfied slave who lived throughout the first century Roman Empire. the area is a hugely dependent society of deities, slaves, masters, prostitutes, govt corruption, soldiers—with little chance to maneuver out of one’s position. yet he has a plan to turn into loose and make whatever of himself—until he's betrayed. His reaction leads him on a direction of chance, deceit, and discovery until eventually he comes into touch with a well-known chief of a tender new faith in line with the Jewish religion. What he reveals will attempt his will and his braveness, and during it, Onesimus turns into a part of essentially the most fascinating tales in history.

“…a clean examine the Christian religion at its inception, throughout the eyes of a pagan slave… a desirable tale of affection and betrayal, deception and revelation, and the hunt for integrity in an international of self-aggrandizement.”
—John Sparks, old Fiction Review

“McDowell’s intensity of data and learn into the first-century Roman international and early Christianity made me consider like I’d long gone again in time. The tradition, the folks, the meals, and the ideals have been so enticing, i discovered myself arguing with the characters—many of whom are historic figures.”
—Jane Elizabeth Thomas, author

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Download e-book for kindle: November 22, 1963: A Novel by Adam Braver

By Adam Braver

ISBN-10: 0980243629

ISBN-13: 9780980243628

November 22, 1963 chronicles the day of John F. Kennedy's assassination and explores the intersection of reports and stories and the way they characterize and mythologize that defining second in history.

November 22, 1963 chronicles the day of John F. Kennedy's assassination and explores the intersection of news and stories and the way they signify and mythologize that defining second in background. Jackie's tale is interwoven with the tales of genuine humans in detail hooked up with that day: a guy who stocks cigarettes with Jackie outdoors the trauma room; a bike policeman flanking the motorcade; Abe Zapruder, who stuck the assassination on movie; the White condominium servants anticipating Jackie to come; and the morticians overseeing President Kennedy’s autopsy.

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Get Fortune's Son PDF

By Jennifer Scoullar

ISBN-10: 0143783521

ISBN-13: 9780143783527

Can one man's revenge develop into his redemption?

Young Luke Tyler has every little thing going for him: brains, seems to be and a larrikin allure that turns heads. the longer term seems vivid, until eventually he defends his sister from the strong Sir Henry Abbot. His gift is fifteen years difficult labour on a jail farm in Tasmania's distant highlands.

Luke escapes, discovering sanctuary with a neighborhood philanthropist, Daniel Campbell, and beginning a forbidden courting with Daniel's daughter, Belle. but if Luke is betrayed, he needs to flee or be hanged.
With all seeming misplaced, Luke sails to South Africa to begin afresh. but he continues to be haunted by way of the earlier, and through Belle, the girl he cannot fail to remember. whilst he returns to hunt revenge and reclaim his lifestyles, his activities could have shattering results - for the blameless in addition to the guilty.

Set opposed to a backdrop of untamed Tasmania, Australian gold and African diamonds, Fortune's Son is an epic tale of betrayal, love and one man's fight to conquer adversity and locate his manner home.

PRAISE FOR JENNIFER SCOULLAR
'Scoullar, it seems, is a author of documentary calibre... stunning, lyrical prose.' The Australian
'Scoullar's writing has a wealthy complexity. Poetic and visual... the panorama vibrant and alive.' Reading, Writing and Riesling

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Get The man Without Qualities, Vol. 1: A Sort of Introduction- PDF

By Robert Musil

ISBN-10: 0679767878

ISBN-13: 9780679767879

alongside the sun-spattered boulevards of Vienna within the 12 months 1913, in its gayest cafés and greyest prisons, in its so much excellent salons and dingiest kitchens, the good Austrian author, Robert Musil, brings the reader of the fellow with no traits nose to nose with lifestyles itself. This very good novel justly has been in comparison with the simplest of contemporary masterpieces. One needs to flip to writers of the genius of Joyce and Proust, Stendhal and Dostoyevsky, to discover a expertise of equivalent brilliance.

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Get La catedral (eBook-ePub) (Gran angular) (Spanish Edition) PDF

By César Mallorquí

ISBN-10: 8467530170

ISBN-13: 9788467530179

ISBN-10: 8467593539

ISBN-13: 9788467593532

Telmo Yáñez, joven artesano, parte hacia Gran Bretaña para participar en l. a. construcción de una catedral, pero esta extraña y colosal edificación alberga misterios terribles. ¿Podrá el joven superar las dificultades que encierra esta singular peripecia? Una novela de misterio que se adentra en el mundo de los artesanos libres, los templarios y las Cruzadas.

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Read e-book online Eternity: Three Novels PDF

By Summer Lee

Boxed set of 3 bestselling summer season Lee novels, including:

THE employees OF MOSES
(Guardians Adventurers #1)

When Israeli specific agent, Aviela Dahan, is assigned to guard archaeologist Eldad Ben-Tzion, she quick discovers this is often no traditional task. quickly after finding the world-renowned researcher at an incredible excursion at Masada, an enemy arrives to boot. And simply as Aviela eliminates the fellow from harm’s approach, clues to a outstanding artifact are uncovered.

Now the race is on for the employees of Moses, the mythical relic wielded through the well-known prophet to convey upon plagues to historical Egypt. however the employees is greater than only a weapon of God. With it, it is easy to declare possession of all Israel. With the forces of evil ultimate in on each side, Aviela, together with her shrewdpermanent daughter, Achava, will summon the facility of God to struggle a legion of evil and defend their place of origin in any respect costs...

WARRIOR WOMAN

Four thousand years in the past, because the Israelites drove the Canaanites from the Promised Land, they met greater than human resistance. They encountered evil giants which were born from the unholy unions of fallen angels and human girls. whilst the journey starts off, Achsah is selected as legit lookout for all of Israel. Her task is to alert her father, an army leader, whilst she sees the enemy coming. among trying to find giants, visions from God, and saving humans, Achsah is romantically pursued by way of infantrymen. The older guy is cousin—he’s a widower with a tender daughter who pulls at Achsah’s heartstrings. the opposite guy is younger and good-looking, yet his humble start and absence of station in Jewish society suggest he isn't leading marriage fabric for the daughter of a warfare leader. in simple terms her father has the ability to settle on her husband and neither of Achsah’s suitors degree up. whilst the vile great poses an approaching risk, not only to everybody she loves, yet to the whole destiny of the Israelites, Achsah is aware she needs to be obedient to God and slay the enormous. Achsah is an unsung, anointed heroine who's jam-packed with God’s energy and goodness, to be able to aid her struggle for the main beneficial treasure of all: the declare to the Promised Land.

BEACH ANGEL

What does browsing, basketball, ladies, most sensible acquaintances and a gang of bullies all upload as much as? a number of enjoyable for Brett shopper and his seashore Angel. Meet Brett client. he is on no longer one, yet basketball groups, which he juggles whereas falling in love with a truly adorable surfer woman named Brenda—all whereas facing Chopper Cruz and his Porter road Gang of punks. Brett purchaser is ready to profit the which means of actual friendship, loyalty, and what it ability to face up for what you think in. that's, if he can live on the 8th grade.

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