Download e-book for iPad: Little Lost River: A Novel (WEST WORD FICTION) by Pamela Johnston

By Pamela Johnston

ISBN-10: 0874177448

ISBN-13: 9780874177442

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Set in Boise, Idaho within the early 1980’s, Little misplaced River is the tale of 2 younger women who come jointly within the wake of tragedy. Cindy Morgan continues to be reeling from the lack of her mom while an coincidence leaves her boyfriend lacking and presumed drowned. whilst Frances Rogers occurs upon the twist of fate web site, she remains with Cindy until eventually support arrives. within the aftermath of that night’s occasions, as Cindy faces her destiny with a decision frequently misunderstood as indifference, Frances turns into her resource of either aid and compassion.
Cindy and Frances are made up our minds to discover their very own lives unencumbered by way of traditional expectancies, yet their route to maturity is neither effortless nor transparent, and the longer term that every woman unearths isn't really what she anticipated or deliberate. One new release follows one other, and finally the women study that lifestyles strikes by itself course, that “transformation is what takes you ahead. It’s the single consistent thing.”

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By Kayla Perrin

ISBN-10: 0061788678

ISBN-13: 9780061788673

ISBN-10: 0380813785

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ISBN-10: 0739415042

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Alice Watson's now not the shy, obese lady each person dissed again in highschool -- every body, that's, other than Marcus Quinn, her one-time ally who ended up trampling everywhere her middle. Now, 13 years later, Alice is tall, lovely, sensational...and a real celebrity who is going by means of the identify of Desir?e LaCroix. And passion's flame starts off smoking back while she sees that good-looking Marcus nonetheless has it occurring. yet is it Alice or her recognized Hollywood character who is bought his appealing brown eyes large open?Marcus's personal middle has passed through significant achin' given that again within the day. And the reappearance of Alice/Desir?e turns out to spell bigtime hassle. nonetheless, this proud, horny sista can make Marcus fail to remember the ache and his promise to not enable an excellent face and determine flip his head ever back. or even although the lady's received drama -- and there is critical probability doggin' her path -- this may be the time for wary Marcus to decide to an ideal love that he as soon as permit get too distant.

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Download e-book for iPad: Keeping Faith: A Novel by Jodi Picoult

By Jodi Picoult

ISBN-10: 0061991546

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One in every of America's strongest and thought-provoking novelists, number 1 big apple instances bestselling writer Jodi Picoult brilliantly examines trust, miracles, and the complicated middle of relatives. while the wedding of Mariah White and her dishonest husband, Colin, turns grotesque and disintegrates, their seven-year- outdated daughter, religion, is there to witness all of it. within the aftermath of a swift divorce, Mariah falls right into a deep depression—and all of sudden religion, a toddler without non secular historical past whatever, hears divine voices, begins reciting biblical passages, and develops stigmata. And whilst the striking healings commence, mom and daughter are thrust into the unstable heart of controversy and into the warmth of a custody battle—trapped in a mad media circus that threatens what little balance the kinfolk has left.

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By Kathryn Stockett

ISBN-10: 344275240X

ISBN-13: 9783442752409

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Nur wer Grenzen überschreitet, kann die Welt verändern

Jackson, Mississippi, 1962: Die junge Skeeter ist frustriert. Nach dem Studium verbringt sie die Tage auf der elterlichen Baumwollfarm, als einzige ihrer Freundinnen ohne einen Ring am Finger. Sehr zum Missfallen der Mutter. Doch der Mann, mit dem ihre Freundinnen sie verkuppeln wollen, ist ein hochnäsiger Snob. Und dann ist auch noch ihr schwarzes Kindermädchen, bei dem sie stets Trost fand, spurlos verschwunden. Skeeter wünscht sich nur eins: Sie will weg aus dem engen Jackson und als Journalistin in manhattan leben. Und um diesem Ziel näher zu kommen, verbündet sie sich mit zwei Dienstmädchen, die ebenso unzufrieden sind wie sie: Aibileen zieht inzwischen das siebzehnte weiße variety auf. Doch nach dem Unfalltod ihres einzigen Sohnes ist etwas in ihr zerbrochen. Und Minny ist auf der Suche nach einer neuen Stelle. Sie ist bekannt für ihre Kochkünste, aber sie ist auch gefürchtet: Denn Minny trägt das Herz auf der Zunge. Und gemeinsam beschließen die drei außergewöhnlichen Frauen, gegen die Konventionen ihrer Zeit zu verstoßen und etwas zu wagen. Denn sie alle haben das Gefühl zu ersticken und wollen etwas verändern – in ihrer Stadt und in ihrem eigenen Leben.

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Download e-book for kindle: Cuore primitivo by Andrea De Carlo

By Andrea De Carlo

Mara Abbiati, scultrice di grandi gatti in pietra, e suo marito Craig Nolan, famoso antropologo inglese, hanno una piccola casa di vacanza vicino a Canciale, paesino ligure arrampicato tra il mare e l'Appennino. Un mattino d'estate Craig sale sul tetto in keeping with controllare da dove sia entrata los angeles pioggia di un temporale estivo, e ci cade attraverso, quasi spezzandosi una gamba.
Alla disperata ricera di qualcuno che gli aggiusti l. a. casa, vengono in contatto con Ivo Zanovelli, un costruttore con molte ombre nella vita.
Nel corso di pochi giorni di un luglio incandescente l'equilibro già precario di ognuno dei tre si rompe, e fa emergere con violenza dubbi, contraddizioni, desideri fino a quel momento dormienti.
In "Cuore Primitivo", il suo diciottesimo romanzo, Andrea De Carlo utilizza le tecniche di spostamento della prospettiva sviluppate in "Giro di vento", "Leielui" e "Villa Metaphora", according to raccontare a capitoli alterni le ragioni dei tre protagonisti in tutta los angeles loro complessa, incontrollabile verità.

"Non sarà facile dimenticare i protagonisti di "Cuore Primitivo" ... los angeles specifica indole dell'autore di leggere tra le righe della contemporaneità è diventata esemplare."
- Sergio Pent, "La Stampa"

"De Carlo sa quando ha in pugno il suo lettore."
- Cinzia Fiori, "Corriere della Sera

"Una prosa densa di fermenti, elettrica ... un'articolazione indimenticabile, un fraseggio intenso che nasce dai cambi di punta di vista, dalle posizioni di guardia delle tre determine centrali sottoposte a uno scalpellìo di anime."
- Giuseppe Amoroso, "Il Tempo"

"Ogni capitolo ha una sua atmosfera musicale: mosso, andante, adaggio ... "
- Antonella Viale, "Il Secolo XIX"

"De Carlo ha una capacità straordinaria di raccontare gli ingranaggi complessi e le svolte inaspettate della vita."
- Romano Montroni, "Corriere di Bologna"

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