By Rosalind Noonan
Pledging to Theta Pi at Merriwether collage appeared to provide Emma Danelski a passport to friendship, enjoyable, and recognition. however the pleasure of pledge education speedy fades, as does the heat of her so-called sisters. What’s left is a stifling society choked with petty principles, bullying, and manipulation. so much haunting are the alternatives Emma makes in the wake of one other sorority sister’s suicide . . .
It doesn’t subject that nobody else must recognize what Emma did, or how drastically diversified lifestyles at Theta home is from the sleek snapshot it tasks. Emma is aware. And now, along with her loyalties established, she needs to come to a decision which secrets and techniques are worthy conserving and the way a long way she’ll visit defend them—and herself . . .
Praise for Rosalind Noonan’s Domestic Secrets
“This suspenseful learn is Noonan at her most sensible. enthusiasts might be desirous to get their palms on her most modern, and it doesn’t disappoint.” —Booklist
“Noonan supplies one other page-turning mystery whose deeply improper characters draw you right into a internet of kin secrets.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Recommended for readers in need of tales of dysfunctional households, scandal, and violence that contain whole communities.” —Library Journal
By Jason Scarabin
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By Michael Doane
Written within the related culture as On the Road and Zen and the paintings of bike Maintenance, Michael Doane’s The Crossing explores what it capacity to exist in twenty first century America.
She’s out on a pier, deep within the ocean. A tidal wave is coming. status on the fringe of the earth the place the sand is swallowed up by means of the salty sea, I demand her…
So starts off a tender man’s trip west looking for his misplaced love. Haunted by way of nightmares of her reminiscence, our anonymous hero leaves domestic seeking to resolve a secret. in any case, he discovers much more than he got down to find.
What Readers Are Saying
“I’m virtually entire with The Crossing and i will correctly say now it’ll be top-of-the-line issues I’ve learn this year.” – Ricardo Fayet, Reedsy
“I am relatively enjoying The Crossing. i'm reminded of a Peter Gabriel tune that says ‘it’s basically in uncertainty we're bare and alive.’ The motorbike motives either the lack of love and the discovering of recent love together with self love. It’s existential and essential.” – Robin Feldman, NAGC
“The dialogue among characters specially earrings actual and a few of the most character’s internal options rather resonate with me. I haven’t determined if this is a narrative approximately one younger guy or a observation on society, yet I’m having fun with the ride.” – Eric Walther, Photographer and Illustrator
By Kim Michaels
The human ego makes use of every kind of tips to justify its personal offerings, in particular its unwillingness to alter. The ego will search to make you suspect that it can't, isn't really allowed to or doesn't have to upward push past its present point. hence, as a way to upward thrust from one point of recognition to the subsequent, the you'll have to go beyond the corresponding point of the ego.
The genuine religious course is an internal direction, the place you recognize that the one approach for you to qualify to your ascension is to alter yourself—your experience of self. Thus, to locate the genuine non secular course that results in your genuine freedom from mortal fight, you need to locate the key direction past ego.
For those people who are open to the lifestyles of common religious lecturers who've already the trail past ego, this publication deals a different point of view on what the ego is and the way it originated. What larger approach to transcend ego than to benefit from lecturers who're already there. during this e-book, many Masters – Jesus, mom Mary, Gautama Buddha, El Morya, Saint Germain and others – supply their teachings approximately discovering the key course past the ego-based cognizance. Having skilled the subtleties of the human ego, the Masters supply useful information for spotting and transcending the ego. this can empower you in finding actual freedom and wake up your complete capability as an individualization of God.
This is an essential advisor for all severe scholars of latest spirituality.
By William Osborne Dapping,Woody Register
In 1899, William Osborne Dapping used to be a Harvard-bound nineteen-year-old while he begun writing down exploits from his tough early life within the immigrant slums of latest York urban. Now released for the 1st time, The Muckers: a story of the Crapshooters Club recovers a long-lost fictionalized account of Dapping’s lifestyles in a gang of rowdy boys. concurrently a refined paintings of social reform literature and a rejoinder to the era’s alarming exposes of the "dangerous classes," The Muckers stands as an immense reform period fundamental document.
The thinly disguised autobiographical narrative is advised within the slangy, profane voice of the gang’s chief, Spike, who describes lifestyles throughout the eyes of the younger boys who thronged the city’s streets, hawking newspapers, enjoying baseball, taking pictures craps, pilfering beer, and tormenting any and all grownup experts. those muckers are soiled and insubordinate, and like to scouse borrow instead of to paintings, yet additionally they own a high-spirited zest for all times and mischief, a wily intelligence, and a robust code of honor that support them take advantage of the nice intentions of social reformers and live to tell the tale in a darkly violent and hypocritical world.
Historian Woody Register’s creation explores the book’s documentary worth as a social heritage of Eighteen Nineties tenement existence; as a literary paintings that challenged the conventions of writing approximately young children and the negative; and as a window wherein to monitor the striking tale of the author’s transformation from slum mucker to Harvard guy. Destined to turn into a vintage of innovative period literature, The Muckers reads with the vigorous cadence of a singular, informed within the voice of an unforgettable narrator of wit, grit, and heart.
By Chance Morgan
For centuries, the 9 nation-states of the continent of Nonagar have lived in peace. besides the fact that, within the a ways south, a black shadow rises. Zherakage, the Black King has mustered his strength and rallied his bad hordes to spoil the loose kingdoms.
Throughout the land, 5 youths, pushed via future and their very own agendas, embark on trips in their personal. A warrior with a strong legacy and mysterious earlier. A thief with a deadly enemy. a robust mage, stressed by way of the errors of her previous. A soldier, the one survivor of his strength. A sorceror, marked for demise by means of these he served.
Through trouble and condition, they're introduced jointly and needs to stand with the armies of Nonagar to safeguard their freedoms, their kingdoms, and their very existence.
By Alexander Raju,S. Subhash Chandran
Here's a good collection of Alexander Raju's tales written over thirty years--ranging among the tales of a tyro giving expression to his idealistic standpoint of the realm and the society he lives in and very feels approximately, and people of a cynical offended guy in quarrel with the area and its methods. they're poles aside additionally within the experience that the tales don't belong to any specific college: they vary from funny musings at the stupidity of guys and ladies of his social milieu to harsh diatribes opposed to the various evils rampant in his society. the main emotionally beautiful are the author's renditions of the plight of the helpless girl, sexually exploited by means of the male-dominated society. they're rather poignant considering they fictionalize no longer any feminist suggestion, yet daily truth we witness in our quotidian lifestyles. regardless of the universality in their subject matters, those tales falling lower than assorted heads have one binding chord: they relate to the social realities of Kerala, the south Indian state.
About the Author:
Alexander Raju, an Indian English poet, novelist, brief tale author and columnist, has many books to his credits. Ripples and Pebbles (1989), Sprouts of Indignation (2003) and Magic Chasm (2007) are collections of his poems. His first novel The Haunted Man got here out in 1997 and its moment version in 2009. Upon This financial institution and Shoal, a philosophical novel, got here out in 2008. The Psycho-Social Interface in British Fiction (2000) is a serious paintings. The Voice of Ethiopia and different items of Literature, an edited paintings got here out in 2008.
By Barbara Trapido,Uda Strätling
Ein englischer Unterhaltungsroman allerster Güte: kultiviert, humorvoll, mit brillanten Dialogen
By Ashley Mace Havird