Download PDF by Pamela Mordecai: Red Jacket

By Pamela Mordecai

ISBN-10: 1459729404

ISBN-13: 9781459729407

Rogers Writers’ belief Fiction Prize 2015 - Short-listed


Growing up at the Caribbean island of St. Chris, Grace chippie by no means appears like she relatively belongs. even if her huge, is black, she is a redibo. Her dermis is copper-coloured, her hair is purple, and her eyes are gray. A neighbour scoffs her, calling her “a little pink jacket,” however the cause of the insult is rarely defined. basically a lot later does Grace examine the tale of her beginning mom and decipher the secret surrounding her real identity.

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Zan McDowell's Mirror Image, Virtual Visage PDF

By Zan McDowell

ISBN-10: 1466270330

ISBN-13: 9781466270336

one of many maximum achievements of guy during this, the 21st century, which has dramatically affected how we are living our lives, is the net. It has a lot to suggest it, together with the truth that it's been instrumental in countries attaining the beliefs of freedom and justice via revolution, through social networking websites. yet, is the net fairly where to domesticate our souls? perhaps, might be not.

Anna and Allan meet on a writer’s web site. they supply worthy encouragement to the opposite in following their mutual dream of turning into a broadcast writer. Their digital dating speedy strikes from friendship to at least one of romance. Then, believing themselves in love and having a wish to spend their lives jointly, they arrive up with a plot to homicide their respective spouses. The plan is completed, the murders accomplished yet no longer prior to they research the largest lesson in their lives – the net is not any position to domesticate the soul.

Literary fiction with an finishing to die for, literally.

(This e-book includes nearly 47,982 words)

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Pieces of Us - download pdf or read online

By Hannah Downing

ISBN-10: 1936305682

ISBN-13: 9781936305681

Charlotte Barnes believed her existence was once excellent until eventually a betrayal pressured her from every little thing she knew and enjoyed. Devastated and attempting to positioned the prior at the back of her, Charlotte sought a brand new existence in a brand new city. Now, 5 years later, her fiancé has confident her it is time to go back domestic and face her earlier. yet will the reality she learns and the folk she reconnects with smash her conscientiously crafted happiness? Hannah Downing has created an emotional curler coaster approximately misplaced love and how one indiscretion can swap the process your lifestyles. Charlotte questions each selection she's ever made, yet she may perhaps become aware of that once you lose every little thing, you could really locate yourself.

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Een gewaarschuwd mens (Clifton) (Dutch Edition) by Jeffrey Archer,Joost van der Meer,William Oostendorp PDF

By Jeffrey Archer,Joost van der Meer,William Oostendorp

ISBN-10: 9022575578

ISBN-13: 9789022575574

Het vierde deel van de verslavende Clifton-serie over een familie met een groot geheim

Tegen de achtergrond van wereldoorlogen, politieke schandalen en maatschappelijke onrust proberen opeenvolgende generaties uit de familie Clifton hun weg te vinden. In een verhaal dat decennia en continenten omspant, laat Jeffrey Archer je meeleven met hun lotgevallen en brengt hij op grandioze wijze een voorbij tijdperk tot leven.

De zestiger jaren zijn voor de households Clifton en Barrington een roerige tijd. De geadopteerde dochter van Harry en Emma wil trouwen, maar iemand fluistert haar aanstaande schoonmoeder giftige roddels in… Ook in zaken zit het niet altijd mee: er zijn kapers op de kust die het bestuur van het familiebedrijf naar zich toe proberen te trekken. Er ontspint zich een spannende strijd vol wraak, blinde ambitie en verraad.

De pers over de boeken van Jeffrey Archer

‘Archer is een meesterlijk entertainer.’ Time

‘Slimme plots, soepele stijl. Archer speelt een kat-en-muisspel met de lezer.’ The ny Times

‘Een verteller in de klasse van Alexandre Dumas. Onovertroffen vakmanschap.’ Washington Post

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Jean-Didier Bauer's Courrier d'Orient (French Edition) PDF

By Jean-Didier Bauer

ISBN-10: 2841412377

ISBN-13: 9782841412372

Sur un shipment en partance de Liverpool, Jan Van Vliet embarque comme lieutenant. Il vivra une aventure mêlant los angeles mer, l'amour et le bateau.

Un vieux shipment où rode l'angoisse, un équipage désuni par l. a. suspicion qui corrode les officiers : les éléments du drame se mettent en position, tant il est vrai qu'un bateau vaut ce que valent les hommes qui le mènent.

Au bout de los angeles direction, inévitable, l. a. disaster guette, où chacun révèlera ce qu'il est vraiment.

Trop occupé à cicatriser des peines de coeur, Jan Van Vliet s'efforce de ne pas prendre parti.

Mais los angeles réalité du conflit s'impose à tous, au fil de miles.

Comme s'impose le keepsake de l. a. belle Chinoise, si présente par les lettres expédiées du lointain Orient.

Il faudra que le drame éclate en mer pour que Jan ouvre les yeux sur los angeles vérité : los angeles strength du sentiment qui le lie à Ying-Hua.

Un splendide roman, où le souffle du huge répond à l'envolée des sentiments.

Un roman réaliste, qui dépeint les hommes et les métiers de los angeles marine marchande avec le coup d'oeil d'un auteur qui a lui-même navigué comme officier de pont.

De ce roman d'action captivant, l. a. critique littéraire Sonia Graf a pu écrire : "Le meilleur roman de Jean Didier Baeur (...) s'inscrit dans los angeles littérature comme un livre essentiel. Dont l'impact perdure bien après avoir lu l. a. dernière page."

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Get Afton: A Novel PDF

By Ellen LaConte

ISBN-10: 1515343650

ISBN-13: 9781515343653

For fifty-eight-year-old Hannah Walker the Afton Marches are a resource of solace and luxury. jogging beside the Afton River, during the life-rich saltmarsh offers her respite from the health center room the place her psychologically abusive husband lies dying.

Handsome and reserved, sixty-one-year-old Leslie Willoes is a panorama artist who has spent the final fifty years exploring, portray, and loving the Marches. He’s obvious Hannah usually, has incorporated in her in his work, yet hasn't ever spoken to the girl he secretly calls His Lady.

Unscrupulous long island developer, Rawden Darien, goals to trump Trump via buying the final undeveloped coastal wetland among long island and Boston and remodeling it into an upscale marina, inn, and retail complicated for large spenders. Leslie is obtainable a wide fee to color the landscapes that may promote Darien’s imaginative and prescient. Will he?

Two humans: one looking therapeutic within the Marches she’s discovering herself in, one dreading the wetland’s grim destiny. driven in several instructions by way of their neighbors, their activities will verify the way forward for the Marches—and their very own.

Hypnotically visible and shiny, Afton is Ellen LaConte’s stirring debut novel.

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LA DIOSA DE MI TORMENTO (Madrid Siglo de Oro) (Spanish by Nuria Llop,Libros de Seda PDF

By Nuria Llop,Libros de Seda

ISBN-10: 841585482X

ISBN-13: 9788415854821

INTRIGA, AMOR Y CARNAVALES EN EL MADRID DEL SIGLO DE ORO.
Que a Julián le atacaran en mitad de los angeles noche podría ser lo mejor que le ha ocurrido en los angeles vida. Una figura misteriosa, aunque con voz y formas femeninas, acude en su ayuda. Hasta ahora no había valorado en una dama que fuera una experta lanzadora de cuchillos...
Antes de desaparecer ha dicho llamarse Diana. Y le ha cautivado pero ¿cómo volver a encontrarla? A Catalina de Velasco le gustan los juegos amorosos. Pero prefiere que sigan siendo solo eso, juegos: ni quiere marido ni le hace falta. Ya aprendió qué se puede esperar de un hombre con su primer pretendiente —Felipe, el relamido marqués de Monteseco—. Pero los besos de Julián l. a. atrapan... A sabiendas de que se currentó ante él con una identidad falsa, tendrá que ser ella misma si quiere reconquistarlo... o seguir siendo solo Diana.

LOS LECTORES OPINAN:
«[…] ese punto de tragicomedia con el que [la autora] dota a muchas de sus escenas y que durante l. a. lectura transforman al lector en un espectador de una obra de teatro en el que los toques de humor y fina ironía harán acto de presencia.» El web publication de Vanedis
«Atreveos a adentraros en un mundo lleno de picaresca, malentendidos y pasión, mucha pasión, de los angeles mano de una de las grandes promesas de l. a. literatura romántica española. Seguro que no os arrepentiréis.» http://anavcremades.blogspot.com.es/

HECHOS DESTACADOS:
1. Entrevista con l. a. autora en YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UP6SutzLqIQ
2. Booktrailer en YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ADP74DkVMD4

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Jackie Phamotse's Bare: The Blesser’s Game PDF

By Jackie Phamotse

ISBN-10: 1928276660

ISBN-13: 9781928276661

Treasure is a naïve dreamer tossed into this unforgiving truth. rationale on aiding herself, she walks out of her dysfunctional kin domestic in Westonaria and instantly into the grasping middle of Jo’burg, disguised because the urban of gold and black diamonds, to chase the appearance of status and a contented ending.

Living a lifetime of luxurious in a society of man-made people comes at a hefty price.

She is wooed by way of a filthy rich guy who grooms her right into a power-hungry machine... yet is the excitement definitely worth the soreness and unending sacrifices? What can she supply a guy who has every little thing yet a soul?

As her lifestyles crumbles round her, can Treasure modify her destiny earlier than it’s too late?

This inspirational novel is for all those that see one part to lifestyles; it is time to open your eyes to each side of the coin.

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Download e-book for kindle: The Barber's Wife by Tanya Nichols

By Tanya Nichols

ISBN-10: 1940122228

ISBN-13: 9781940122229

Mayme Holloway is aware the best way to retain secrets and techniques. Wounded outlaws usually name on her clinical abilities and belief her silence. whilst Charley Floyd and his spouse pay their previous buddies, Mayme and O.C. a trip, every thing adjustments. Charley, aka beautiful Boy Floyd, is needed for killing a lawman. His wounds require extra aid than Mayme provides which forces her to wreck her silence and search support from Dr. Joe Stern. whereas O.C., effectively cuts hair at his barbershop, whistling hymns and telling jokes, Mayme and Dr. Stern enterprise out into the Cookson Hills to regard lovely Boy Floyd. through the years, Joe and Mayme forge a powerful bond as they take care of different wounded males. They proportion harmful secrets and techniques, risky lives, harmful sufferers and a deadly love.

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