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Download Wild Jasmine by Bertrice Small PDF

By Bertrice Small

"SPELLBINDING."
--Romantic Times
From the palaces of pashas in seventeenth-century India to the scandalous court docket of James Stuart of britain, one lady struggles opposed to destiny to discover actual love....
Princess Yasaman have been blessed with rapturous attractiveness, fierce intelligence, and an blameless sensuality that captivates bold men--her scheming part brother, Salim, and her loving husband, Prince Jamal. yet her days of bliss and nights of steamy ardour are shattered whilst Jamal is murdered and Yasaman flees to England and the courtroom of James I. Calling herself Jasmine, she is reunited along with her appealing mom, Velvet, and her grandmother, the mythical Skye O'Malley de Marisco.
Before lengthy, Jasmine is stuck up within the tangled intrigues of the court docket of the Stuart king, James I, the place she is well-liked through the main strong males in England: Rowan Lindley, Marquess of Westleigh, her good-natured moment husband; the Earl of Glenkirk, who tempts her with forbidden ardour; and hot-blooded Henry Stuart, prince of britain. it truly is the following that she actually turns into Wild Jasmine, a lady who lives and loves with fierce abandon and who surrenders to the private pleasures of love....

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Download Chike and the River by Chinua Achebe PDF

By Chinua Achebe

The extra Chike observed the ferry-boats the extra he desired to make the journey to Asaba. yet the place may he get the money? He didn't recognize. nonetheless, he hoped.Eleven-year-old Chike longs to pass the Niger River to the town of Asaba, yet he doesn’t have the sixpence he must pay for the ferry journey. With assistance from his pal S.M.O.G., he embarks on a sequence of adventures to assist him get there. alongside the way in which, he's uncovered to various new reports which are either exciting and terrifying, from consuming his first skewer of suya lower than the coloration of a mango tree, to traveling the village magician who provides to double the cash in his pocket. as soon as he ultimately makes it around the river, Chike realizes that lifestyles at the different aspect is much various from his expectancies, and he needs to locate the braveness inside of him to make it domestic. Chike and the River is a mystical story of obstacles, bravery, and progress, through Chinua Achebe, one of many world’s such a lot liked and widespread storytellers.

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Download K-Pax by Gene Brewer PDF

By Gene Brewer

Psychiatrist Gene Brewer does not have a analysis for the mysterious new sufferer who calls himself "prot" (rhymes with goat). yet this unusual and likeable guy can't be--as he claims--from the planet K-PAX.Or can he? Prot understands evidence approximately area which are confounding the specialists. he's quickly revealing Dr. Brewer's personal inner most pains and such a lot elegant longings. And his stories of K-PAX produce other sufferers competing to move in addition to him while he heads "home". Now the surgeon is racing the clock to discover prot's actual id earlier than he losses a guy whose "madness" may simply retailer all of them. . .Published in a dozens international locations with motion picture rights offered to the manufacturer of box of desires, K-PAX has touched the hearts and accelerated the horizons of readers around the globe. It supplies to affix Robert Heinlein's vintage Stranger in an odd Land as a relocating, thought-provoking masterpiece of modern day fiction.

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Download Swarm by Jorie Graham PDF

By Jorie Graham

T S. Eliot, Elizabeth Bishop, John Ashbery -- and Jorie Graham. the hot Yorker areas Ms. Graham during this amazing line of poets, heralding the Pulitzer Prize winner as a profound voice in American poetry. Now, in her 8th assortment, she extra complements her acceptance with a book-length series of verse that could be a gorgeous paintings of grandeur.The New Republic writes, "for 'swarm,' in different words...read 'be born again.' Graham is writing a couple of non secular turning aspect, a brand new beginning.... good looks -- that's, the natural sense-perception which has lengthy been a priority for Graham -- is not any longer crucial criterion. Now goodness is...[and] the belief of submission, of obedience, with no figuring out: one needs to 'yield' earlier than 'hearing the explanation' for yielding."

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Download The Medici Dagger by Cameron West PDF

By Cameron West

Stroll THE KNIFE'S area among pleasure AND TERROR....
THE MEDICI DAGGER
Hollywood stuntman Reb Barnett lives at the aspect to prevent the nightmares of his previous -- until eventually an nameless telephone name pulls him from his international of cinematic phantasm and sends him to Italy on a determined quest the place chance and violence are chillingly genuine. Reb seeks Leonard da Vinci's Circles of fact, a coded 15th century map that would lead him to the Medici Dagger,an inventive yet deadly invention -- a weapon so gentle and indestructible it is worthy a fortune to hands brands. To Reb, the dagger is his in basic terms hyperlink to his father's suspicious dying years in the past. yet breaking the code ability matching wits with Leonardo. And staying alive skill evading the killer who haunts Reb's goals.
Cameron West's pulse-pounding debut novel is fueled with highbrow twists and the roller-coaster thrills of the nice vintage experience stories.

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Download After the Dark (Dark Angel, Book 3) by Max Allan Collins PDF

By Max Allan Collins

Secrets and techniques and betrayals, because the saga of darkish Angel continues!In a chaotic global the place the strains among reliable and evil usually blur, and violent anarchy and brutal repression turn into ordinary, secrets and techniques may be lethal. So while Max discovers a shattering fact that Logan has stored hid from her for years, the betrayal threatens the very essence in their trust.Yet whilst Logan is abducted, all questions of fact and loyalty are solid apart. Max’s seek will lead her to a well-recognized, menacing enemy—and again into the shadow of the Snake Cult, which waits for her with chilling anticipation.But the quest also will lead her into totally unforeseen territory. Locked within the struggle of her lifestyles, Max will find a captive of the cult who delivers her with the only factor that has haunted her ever on the grounds that she escaped from Manticore. . . .

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Download Deathlands 41 Freedom Lost by James Axler PDF

By James Axler

Ryan Cawdor and his group are en path to his boyhood domestic in West Virginia after they are provided shelter--for a price--in the is still of the liberty Mall, as soon as the most important within the Carolinas, operated through Baron Freedom. the large mall is a haven for its population, yet Ryan is given an ultimatum--pay a hefty tremendous or aid the Baron's team struggle opposed to the "stickies", a marauding military of mutants. Ryan is left no selection yet to assist, and unearths himself pitted opposed to the Baron and the stickies in a determined fight to avoid wasting his pal and get away.

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