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The Lines We Leave Behind
by Eliza Graham

Language

English

Pages

308

Publication Date

November 01, 2018

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<p><b>“<i>The Lines We Leave Behind</i> is mesmerizing; a deeply affecting story of treachery, deception, sacrifice, and loss. Beautifully written and completely absorbing…” —Karen Dionne, author of the internationally bestselling <i>The Marsh King’s Daughter</i></b></p><p>England, 1947: A young woman finds herself under close observation in an insane asylum, charged with a violent crime she has no memory of committing. As she tries to make sense of her recent past, she recalls very little.</p><p>But she still remembers wartime in Yugoslavia. There she and her lover risked everything to carry out dangerous work resisting the Germans—a heroic campaign in which many brave comrades were lost. After that, the trail disappears into confusion. How did she come to be trapped in a living nightmare?</p><p>As she struggles to piece together the missing years of her life, she will have to confront the harrowing experiences of her special-operations work and peacetime marriage. Only then can she hope to regain the vital memories that will uncover the truth: is she really a violent criminal…or was she betrayed?</p>
The Perfect Lady (Valiant Love) (A Regency Romance Book)
by Deborah Wilson

Language

English

Pages

510

Publication Date

October 01, 2018

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She is willing to <i><b>give up her love for his honor ...</b></i><br />He is willing to <i><b>give up his honor for her love ... </b></i><div><b><i></i></b></div><div><i>.</i><div><b><i></i></b></div><div>Lady Beatrix Gillingham ran from her duty years ago...<br />Giving up her family's status and childhood dreams.<br /><br />No one would suspect the barmaid is an earl's daughter.<br />She's learned to work hard and make her heart even harder.<br /><br /><i><b>But ... in one night, everything changes. </b></i></div><div><i><b></b></i></div><div><i>.</i></div><div><b><i></i></b></div><div>She saves a life.<br />Who knew that life would be the son of one of the oldest titles and most honorable homes in England?<br /><br /><b>The Curbains </b></div><div><b></b></div><div>.</div><div><b></b></div><div><i>And to a man who's just as valiant as his name suggests. </i></div><div><i></i></div><div><i>.</i></div><div><i></i></div><div>General Hero Curbain has fought England's greatest enemies.<br />As the son of a duke, he's faced his own challenges but never had he expected the challenge of Lady Beatrix.<br /><br />In thanks for her kindness, he offers her the chance of a lifetime:<br />1- One Season.<br />2- One opportunity to restore her name.<br /><i><b>3- One chance to find love. </b></i></div><div><i><b></b></i></div><div><i>.</i></div><div><b><i></i></b></div><div><i>However ... </i></div><div>As secrets spill and the truth of Beatrix's past is revealed, she'll have to decide the best course of action.<br /><i>Fight for the man she loves or run away from her dreams once again? </i></div><div><i></i></div><div><i>.</i></div><div><i></i></div><div>What happens when Hero discovers Beatrix is not the perfect lady he envisioned?<br />Can love live in a society founded on duty? </div><div></div><div>.<br /><div></div><div><b><i><span>For fans of regency romance, </span></i></b><b><i><span>THE PERFECT LADY is an absorbing and gripping story that will tug at your heartstrings. </span></i></b><i><span></span></i></div></div></div>
The Matrimonial Advertisement (Parish Orphans of Devon Book 1)
by Mimi Matthews

Language

English

Pages

317

Publication Date

September 04, 2018

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<div><b>"Matthews has a knack for creating slow-building chemistry and an intriguing plot with a social history twist."<i> -Library Journal</i></b></div> <br /> <b><i><div><b><i></i></b></div><div><b><i></i></b></div> She Wanted Sanctuary...</i></b><br /><br />Helena Reynolds will do anything to escape her life in London, even if that means traveling to a remote cliffside estate on the North Devon coast and marrying a complete stranger. But Greyfriar's Abbey isn't the sort of refuge she imagined. And ex-army captain Justin Thornhill--though he may be tall, dark, and devastatingly handsome--is anything but a romantic hero.<br /><br /><b><i>He Needed Redemption...</i></b><br /><br />Justin has spent the last two decades making his fortune, settling scores, and suffering a prolonged period of torture in an Indian prison. Now, he needs someone to smooth the way for him with the villagers. Someone to manage his household--and warm his bed on occasion. What he needs, in short, is a wife and a matrimonial advertisement seems the perfect way to acquire one.<br /><br />Their marriage was meant to be a business arrangement and nothing more. A dispassionate union free from the entanglements of love and affection. But when Helena's past threatens, will Justin's burgeoning feelings for his new bride compel him to come to her rescue? Or will dark secrets of his own force him to let her go?
1984
by George Orwell

Language

English

Pages

237

Publication Date

October 17, 1983

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<DIV>George Orwell’s <I>1984</I> takes on new life with extraordinary relevance and renewed popularity.<BR /><BR /> “Orwell saw, to his credit, that the act of falsifying reality is only secondarily a way of changing perceptions. It is, above all, a way of asserting power.”—<I>The New Yorker</I><BR />  <BR /> In 1984, London is a grim city in the totalitarian state of Oceania where Big Brother is always watching you and the Thought Police can practically read your mind. Winston Smith is a man in grave danger for the simple reason that his memory still functions. Drawn into a forbidden love affair, Winston finds the courage to join a secret revolutionary organization called The Brotherhood, dedicated to the destruction of the Party. Together with his beloved Julia, he hazards his life in a deadly match against the powers that be.<BR /><BR /> Lionel Trilling said of Orwell’s masterpiece, “<I>1984</I> is a profound, terrifying, and wholly fascinating book. It is a fantasy of the political future, and like any such fantasy, serves its author as a magnifying device for an examination of the present.” Though the year 1984 now exists in the past, Orwell’s novel remains an urgent call for the individual willing to speak truth to power.</DIV>
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two: The Offici...
by , Jack Thorne

Language

English

Pages

336

Publication Date

July 25, 2017

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<p><b>The official playscript of the original West End production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.</b></p><p>It was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn't much easier now that he is an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband, and father of three school-age children.</p><p>While Harry grapples with a past that refuses to stay where it belongs, his youngest son Albus must struggle with the weight of a family legacy he never wanted. As past and present fuse ominously, both father and son learn the uncomfortable truth: sometimes, darkness comes from unexpected places.</p><p>The playscript for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child was originally released as a 'special rehearsal edition' alongside the opening of Jack Thorne's play in London's West End in summer 2016. Based on an original story by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany and Jack Thorne, the play opened to rapturous reviews from theatregoers and critics alike, while the official playscript became an immediate global bestseller.</p><p>This definitive and final playscript updates the 'special rehearsal edition' with the conclusive and final dialogue from the play, which has subtly changed since its rehearsals, as well as a conversation piece between director John Tiffany and writer Jack Thorne, who share stories and insights about reading playscripts. This edition also includes useful background information including the Potter family tree and a timeline of events from the Wizarding World prior to the beginning of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.</p>
Either Side of Midnight: A Gripping Psychological Thriller (The M...
by Tori de Clare

Language

English

Pages

453

Publication Date

January 25, 2014

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WHAT IF THE BEST DAY OF YOUR LIFE TURNED INTO YOUR WORST NIGHTMARE?<br />When nineteen-year-old Naomi Stone is snatched from her husband at knifepoint on the night of their wedding and taken to a deserted cemetery, she knows her life is finished. Drugged and disorientated, she loses consciousness as she lies in an open grave with a gun to her head. But the following day, she mysteriously awakes to find herself unharmed and secured to a bed. She's in a beautiful bedroom in a secluded cottage in open countryside. Only one person knows she’s there – the man in the balaclava who’s holding her, feeding her, revealing nothing. Naomi senses the unfolding of a plan. She should be on honeymoon in the Caribbean. Instead, she’s trapped with an emotionless psycho with no hope of escape . . . And his voice is chillingly familiar.<br />Who is he? What does he want? What's happened to her husband? Where is she? Will anyone find her before it's too late?<br /><br />Praise for Tori de Clare<br /><br /> “Either Side of Midnight is a must-read book for all mystery and/or suspense lovers. I rate this book as a ten-star and expect to see it as number one on the best selling list for many, many weeks.” Reviewed by Trudi LoPreto for Readers' Favorite<br /><br />“Either Side of Midnight is perfect for readers who like books that will screw with your mind. Fans of the Consequences series by Aleatha Romig in particular will love this book. A must read!” Laura Carter, Goodreads librarian.<br /><br />“Just as I began to feel a sense of familiarity and comfort in the structure of the genre, It completely twisted and led me down a different path” Amazon customer<br /><br />“This was one of the best books I have read this year. It was well-written, had an excellent, original plot and twists that I did not see coming” Amazon customer<br /><br />“A supremely well-plotted story, expertly structured to keep you guessing right up to the end” Amazon customer<br /><br />“This book is so different from any other book I've read. It's absolutely amazing. I can't wait to read book 2!” Amazon customer<br /><br />"Tori de Clare is fast becoming my favorite author. Can't wait to read book 2" Amazon customer<br /><br />“Brilliantly written, this had me on edge for ages. Right up until the end I still didn't know for sure how it would all turn out” Amazon customer<br /><br />“Gripping from the start, it has a good mix of tension, romance and humour and refreshingly, without the need for gratuitous content” Amazon customer<br /><br />“MORE PLEASE!!” Amazon customer<br /><br /><br />
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (Harper Perennial Modern Classics)
by Betty Smith

Language

English

Pages

528

Publication Date

March 17, 2009

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<p><strong></strong></p><p><strong>A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick</strong></p><p><strong>The beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century. </strong></p><p>From the moment she entered the world, Francie needed to be made of stern stuff, for the often harsh life of Williamsburg demanded fortitude, precocity, and strength of spirit. Often scorned by neighbors for her family’s erratic and eccentric behavior—such as her father Johnny’s taste for alcohol and Aunt Sissy’s habit of marrying serially without the formality of divorce—no one, least of all Francie, could say that the Nolans’ life lacked drama. By turns overwhelming, sublime, heartbreaking, and uplifting, the Nolans’ daily experiences are tenderly threaded with family connectedness and raw with honesty. Betty Smith has, in the pages of <em>A Tree Grows in Brooklyn</em>, captured the joys of humble Williamsburg life-from “junk day” on Saturdays, when the children of Francie’s neighborhood traded their weekly take for pennies, to the special excitement of holidays, bringing cause for celebration and revelry. Betty Smith has artfully caught this sense of exciting life in a novel of childhood, replete with incredibly rich moments of universal experiences—a truly remarkable achievement for any writer.</p>
A Prayer for Owen Meany: A Novel
by John Irving

Language

English

Pages

645

Publication Date

March 13, 2012

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<p><strong>A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick</strong></p><p><em>I am doomed to remember a boy with a wrecked voice—not because of his voice, or because he was the smallest person I ever knew, or even because he was the instrument of my mother's death, but because he is the reason I believe in God; I am a Christian because of Owen Meany.</em></p><p>In the summer of 1953, two eleven-year-old boys—best friends—are playing in a Little League baseball game in Gravesend, New Hampshire. One of the boys hits a foul ball that kills the other boy's mother. The boy who hits the ball doesn't believe in accidents; Owen Meany believes he is God's instrument. What happens to Owen after that 1953 foul ball is extraordinary.</p><p> </p>
Disaster Inc
by Caimh McDonnell

Language

English

Pages

332

Publication Date

September 15, 2018

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<p><strong>He’s a good man having a bad day with the worst hangover. </strong><br /></p><p>All Bunny McGarry wants is a spot of breakfast and a decent cup of tea. So imagine how annoyed he gets when two masked men attempt to rob the New York diner he is in? Unfortunately, dealing with that problem just leads to a whole lot more. One of the diner’s other customers isn’t who she appears to be, and the odds aren’t great that she is going to live to see another breakfast. <br /></p><p>So just how much trouble is she in? <br /></p><p>Well, you know how they’re always telling us to pay attention to our pensions?   Some ex-employees of the US government are really taking that advice to heart by using their mayhem-creating abilities to maximise their investments. When one of their fund managers has a momentary crisis of conscience and confesses all to a woman he hardly knows, they will stop at nothing to deal with the problem.  Amy Daniels is in big trouble and the only thing keeping her alive is a man who is supposed to already be dead.<br /></p><p>Disaster Inc is the first book in a new series featuring Bunny McGarry, beloved by those who enjoyed the critically-acclaimed Dublin Trilogy of books. It melds high-octane action with a distinctly Irish acerbic wit.  <br /></p>
The Mystery of the Hunted Lady: A Historical Regency Romance Book
by Abigail Agar

Language

English

Pages

469

Publication Date

September 24, 2018

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<p>Vera Ladislaw, a third generation Polish aristocrat, lives a quiet life in England, with her father dabbling in political reform and agricultural innovations, and her mother always on the hunt for a good husband. When the unthinkable happens, Vera’s life is torn apart. Alone, framed for a terrible crime and on the run, she disguises herself as a boy and finds work at the remote and storied Avonside Manse, where a mysterious Lord lives in splendid isolation. Will she be able to discover the truth?</p><br /><br /><br /><p>Lord James Stanley, despite his extravagant balls and his rakish ways, is a rather lonely figure. When he finds a confidant in the alter ego of young Vera, a strong bonding is to come. He keeps well-sealed secrets himself, but when Vera’s true identity and story is revealed, will he make the right call about who is at fault? Will he be able to trust her?</p><br /><br /><br /><p>Despite him being a notorious libertine, Vera finds there is more to him than meets the eye and soon finds herself caught in a complicated web of romance, intrigue, and danger. Will they manage to untangle this web and find true happiness in one another?</p><br /><br /><br /><p><b>"The Mystery of the Hunted Lady" is a historical romance novel of approximately 80,000 words. No cheating, no cliffhangers, and a guaranteed happily ever after.</b></p><br /><br /><br /><p><i>Get This Book FREE With Kindle Unlimited!</i></p>

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