Download Ladivine (Italian Edition) by Marie NDiaye PDF

By Marie NDiaye

Il primo martedì di ogni mese, seguendo un rituale immutabile, Clarisse Rivière lascia il marito e l. a. figlia in keeping with prendere in gran segreto un treno in step with Bordeaux. Lì, in un quartiere popolare vicino al porto, vive sua madre, Ladivine. I suoi familiari, però, non sanno niente di lei e sono convinti che Clarisse sia orfana. Allo stesso modo Ladivine ignora l. a. loro esistenza: Clarisse infatti ha sempre taciuto ogni dettaglio della propria vita alla madre, una donna che teme, disprezza e compatisce al pace stesso. Abbandonata molti anni prima dal padre di Clarisse, Ladivine lavora come domestica, ha solo sua figlia al mondo e l. a. ama di un amore immenso e opprimente. Bianca come suo padre, Clarisse, che in realtà si chiama Malinka, rifiuta il proprio nome almeno quanto rinnega le sue origini e los angeles pelle nera della madre. Adesso, dopo anni di inganni, los angeles tranquilla esistenza borghese costruita da Clarisse rischia di essere soffocata dalle stesse mura che ha eretto in step with proteggersi. Sarà sua figlia, che porta il nome della nonna, a intraprendere un viaggio a ritroso verso l. a. misteriosa terra da cui proviene Ladivine.

Dall'acclamata autrice di Tre donne forti – Premio Goncourt 2009 – un romanzo raffinato e inquietante su tre generazioni di donne prigioniere delle proprie radici.

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By Cecilia Velástegui

Paris, 1973: in the course of a turbulent interval of pupil unrest, political protest and terrorist threats, Monica, a naïve and idealistic American collage pupil, arrives in Paris wanting to reside out her rose-colored desires. together with her 3 pals, Monica quickly discovers a Paris no longer pictured in guidebooks or dreamy black-and-white photos: a spot either seductive and dangerous.

The younger women, who every one dreamed of affection at the start sight, as a substitute locate themselves in a fancy tangle of temptation, intercourse, love, and betrayal. In a urban famed for its attractiveness, the buddies quickly lose sight in their ethical compasses, and realize the seamy facet of the Parisian adventure.

Monica’s passionate involvement with males places her in grave chance. attracted to Christophe, an idealistic younger aristocrat, she’s additionally thoroughly within the sway of Jean-Michel, an intensive South American whose air of mystery and élan camouflage his despicable modus operandi. Her ally Lola, who idolizes the lifetime of Parisian courtesan los angeles Belle Otero, turns out fed on by means of intercourse and frivolity, yet can also be Monica’s maximum protector.

Monica’s Paris schooling, either sexual and highbrow, leads her on a deadly trip. Embroiled with ETA terrorists, implicated in a criminal offense, psychologically tortured, and endangering not just herself yet all people she is familiar with and loves. Monica’s judgements effect each person from her American acquaintances to her aged landlady, a former French resistance fighter who sees her personal sensuous adolescence mirrored within the current-day struggles.

Velástegui spins a provocative and captivating story concerning the lack of innocence, the attract of hope, the facility of either betrayal and redemption, and the risk in romanticizing the main enjoyed and iconic of towns: Paris.

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Download Forgotten: Andones by Caillen James PDF

By Caillen James

Andones has spent his complete lifestyles attempting to break out from his prior and the nightmares that hang-out him, yet previous enemies get back into his lifestyles, checking out the energy of his will, his sanity, and his love.

Aiden wishes not anything greater than to stick by means of Ando's aspect, to assist him come to phrases with what he is familiar with Ando fears so much. the reality. yet will the reality be the article that saves them, or destroys the lifestyles they have outfitted together?

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Download The Midnight Room by Gretchen Wilsenach,Bill Wrieser,Rachid Erbib PDF

By Gretchen Wilsenach,Bill Wrieser,Rachid Erbib

it truly is long island 2002 whilst Mimi Savage discovers a room she unearths tough to depart back. not just does she turn into alive in each experience of the be aware, she identifies with the folks within the room even though they vary in tradition and time. in addition they put on mask. (2nd version, revised).

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Download All My Husbands by Dr. Patricia C. Churchill PDF

By Dr. Patricia C. Churchill

This e-book clarifies the various mysteries of existence whereas grabbing the total variety of your feelings. Lila Mae and her husbands are unforgettable. every one guy narrates a part of Lila Mae’s lifestyles as he reports her. the radical additionally explores social and non secular topics that run within the history of Lila Mae’s existence. There are earthy passages, sacred inspirations and remarkable surprises. Lila’s lifestyles displays unfastened will, visioning and the results of either. stable consuming abounds. yet another factor: You perform this novel. Enjoy!

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Download Amour coupable (Roman) (French Edition) by Délicia Pioggia PDF

By Délicia Pioggia

Ana est une jeune fille meurtrie par le décès de sa meilleure amie, Séléna. Seul Gregory, le petit ami de cette dernière, semble comprendre Ana qui s’est réfugiée dans son mutisme. Seulement, il est accusé d’un meurtre. Tous deux incompris, ils se rapprochent. Ana tombe amoureuse peu à peu, tandis que sa culpabilité ne fait qu'augmenter.

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Download Squall Line by Mary Anne Civiok PDF

By Mary Anne Civiok

Meghan Walcott struggles to make the highschool a more secure position as a brand new assistant relevant, but if gunfire explodes into her Tucson domestic and each a part of her lifestyles comes below assault, her very presence turns out to place scholars in danger. Bryan James, an engineer who adores her, arranges for her mystery get away to a small harbor city in northern Michigan. compelled to reside in hiding, she takes solace in crusing. quickly she's dancing around the floor of the water, her left hand retaining the wind and her correct top a rainy waltz throughout the waves.

Concert pianist, Will Ashley, has come domestic to accomplish his symphony at the windswept dunes of Lake Michigan, yet unearths himself haunted once more through aggravating nightmares and darkish moods. whilst Meghan is stuck in a unexpected squall, he is going to her rescue -- in simple terms to discover himself short of rescuing by means of the attractive girl who loves Beethoven.

When Meghan's teenage goddaughter disappears, Bryan joins in a race opposed to time to discover the lacking woman, yet his precarious masquerade is starting to collapse. a perilous love triangle reopens outdated wounds, forcing them to stand their own demons and a surprising fact in regards to the earlier -- and a deranged predator remains to be bent on revenge. With braveness and compassion, they need to struggle for his or her lives, their friendships, and for love.

About the Author

Mary Anne Civiok is an artist, author, and retired institution social employee. She holds an MSW from Arizona kingdom college and a BA in Spanish from Michigan country college. a local of Michigan, she lives together with her husband in Tucson, Arizona, and enjoys water activities, dancing, and lengthy walks. Her trust within the power of individuals to beat huge, immense hindrances with braveness and compassion has been a motive force in her paintings with scholars and their households, in addition to in her writing.

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Download De verliefde soldaat (Dutch Edition) by Nicholas Rinaldi,Paul Syrier PDF

By Nicholas Rinaldi,Paul Syrier

1942. Rocco Raven, een automonteur uit Brooklyn, arriveert als officier van een klein peloton Amerikaanse militairen op Malta. Hij weet niets van het mediterrane eilandje, behalve dat het dag en nacht wordt gebombardeerd door Duitsers en Italianen. Meteen na aankomst moet hij al rennen voor zijn leven en het enige wat hij ziet is rook, bom-inslagen en bergen puin.

Maar niets is wat het lijkt op Malta. Rocco’s onderkomen blijkt zich in een bordeel te bevinden, zijn commandant is een ritselaar die voordeel weet te putten uit de oorlogssituatie, en de Maltezers zelf leven door alsof er geen oorlog is. Ze dansen, drinken, lachen en bedrijven de liefde.

Rocco is pas enkele dagen op het eiland als hun hoofdkwartier wordt gebombardeerd. Compleet verdwaasd doolt hij door de straten tot hij een vrouw door de puinhopen ziet lopen. Ondanks de gevaren bloeit er tussen de twee een gepassioneerde liefde op. Maar kan hun liefde de ellende overleven?

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Download Comme un papillon sur ton chemin: suivi de poèmes pour by Bakary Bamba Junior PDF

By Bakary Bamba Junior

Rêveur et volage, Faondy est un dandy africain à l. a. recherche de l’amour. Ses pérégrinations spirituelles dévoilent une touchante quête initiatique : le jeune homme est à los angeles poursuite du bonheur, mais surtout de lui-même. Son chemin lui donne à réfléchir sur tels que l’Afrique, los angeles situation des femmes, los angeles faith, le bonheur, le fatalisme, et l. a. reconnaissance paternelle.

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Download Le Morte d'Arthur: King Arthur and the Knights of the Round by Thomas Malory,Stephanie L. Budin PDF

By Thomas Malory,Stephanie L. Budin

Central figures in "The subject of Britain," King Arthur and his Knights of the around desk nonetheless motivate many books and movies at the present time. Drawing at the legends of Camelot from French and English resources, Sir Thomas Malory compiled the drama of illicit love, the magic of sorcery, and the hunt for the Holy Grail right into a sordid and chivalrous story that is been acknowledged for hundreds of years. this pretty leather-bound quantity, with gilded edges and a ribbon bookmark so that you by no means lose your home, could be a valuable version of vintage Arthurian folklore in any domestic library.

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