Keywords: Family Life

I Owe You One: A Novel

I Owe You One: A Novel


Sophie Kinsella

ISBN: 9781524799021
Year of publication: 2019

I Owe You One is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents are the products of the authors imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual events, locales, or persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental. Copyright 2019 by Madhen Media Ltd. All rights reserved. Published in the United States by The Dial Press, an imprint of Random House, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York. THE DIAL PRESS and the HOUSE colophon are registered trademarks of ...

Keywords: Family Life Fiction Romance Romantic Comedy Siblings Women
A Good Day for Seppuku

A Good Day for Seppuku


Kate Braverman

ISBN: 9780872867215
Year of publication: 2018

Kate Braverman A GOOD DAY FOR SEPPUKU SHORT STORIES OHARE I love OHare Airport, with its unpredictable weather and constant gate and terminal changes. This is where I board my plane to Los Angeles. OHare is a zone with variables that cant be controlled. Cell phone service ceases and nobody can tell me no. I wander corridors that end in cul-de-sacs where I sit alone in alcoves. Loudspeakers announce implausible destinations like Madrid, Prague and Tokyo. I pretend Im someone else. I have a red or ...

Keywords: Contemporary Women Family Life Short Stories (Single Author)
Lord of California

Lord of California


Andrew Valencia

ISBN: 9781632460608
Year of publication: 2018

Andrew Valencia LORD OF CALIFORNIA I will listen as though you spoke and told me all you never knew of why the earth takes back all she gives and even that comes to be enough. Philip Levine There is blood, there, he says Blood here too, down here, she says Only blood, the Blood Mother sings Juan Felipe Herrera ELLIE Daddy was a fancy man. He used to come around twice a year to see us kids. Each time hed walk through the door hauling a stack of presents so high you couldnt see but the point of ...

Keywords: Family Life
The Fire Child

The Fire Child


S K Tremayne

ISBN: 9781478947370
Year of publication: 2017

The Fire Child Title Page Copyright This book is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents are the product of the authors imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual events, locales, or persons, living or dead, is coincidental. Grand Central Publishing Copyright 2016 by S. K. Tremayne Cover design by Richard Augustus Cover photographs Sylvia Cook Arcangel Images boy Shutterstock.com all other images. Cover copyright 2017 by Hachette Book Group, Inc. ...

Keywords: Fiction / Family Life Fiction / Psychological Fiction / Thrillers / Suspense
Unraveling Oliver

Unraveling Oliver


Liz Nugent

ISBN: 9781501167751
Year of publication: 2017

Liz Nugent UNRAVELING OLIVER For my dad, John D. Nugent, with all my love 1 OLIVER I expected more of a reaction the first time I hit her. She just lay on the floor, holding her jaw. Staring at me. Silent. She didnt even seem to be surprised. I was surprised. I hadnt planned to do it. Usually when you hear about this kind of thing, it is the 1950s, and the husband comes home drunk to his slovenly wife from the pub and finds that his dinner is cold. On the contrary, it was November 12, 2011, a ...

Keywords: Family Life Psychological Suspense wife abuse
Sashenka

Sashenka


Simon Sebag Montefiore

ISBN: 9781439109847
Year of publication: 2008

Simon Montefiore SASHENKA To Santa There where the waves spray The feet of solitary reefs A loving enchantress Gave me her talisman. She told me with tenderness: You must not lose it, Its power is infallible, Love gave it to you. Alexander Pushkin, The Talisman Now and again in these parts, you come across people so remarkable that, no matter how much time has passed since you met them, it is impossible to recall them without your heart trembling. Nikolai Leskov, Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk Here I ...

Keywords: Europe Family Life Family secrets Russia and the Former Soviet Union Soviet Union Women historians
Celine

Celine


Peter Heller

ISBN: 9780451493897
Year of publication: 2017

Peter Heller CELINE With all Love To my Mother, Caroline Watkins Heller Artist, Spiritual Warrior, Private Eye. And to Lowell Pete Beveridge, The Quiet American. Prologue It was bright and windy, with the poppies flushing orange down the slopes of the bluffs, all mixed with swaths of blue lupine. The Pacific was almost black and it creamed against the base of the cliffs all along Big Sur. He loved this. He hitched the rucksack higher on his shoulder. Since Jence had died in the war it was the ...

Keywords: Family Life
Ransom

Ransom


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440240761
Year of publication: 2005

Four different lives. One act that changes everything forever.RANSOM PRAISE FOR DANIELLE STEELSteel pulls out all the emotional stops. She delivers.Publishers WeeklySteel is one of the bestLos Angeles TimesThe worlds most popular author tells a good, well-paced story and explores some important issues. Steel affirms life while admitting its turbulence, melodramas, and misfiring passions.BooklistDanielle Steel writes boldly and with practiced vividness about tragedyboth national and personal with ...

Keywords: Contemporary Ex-convicts Family life Fiction General Kidnapping Police Romance San Francisco (Calif.) Suspense Widows
One Day at a Time

One Day at a Time


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780385340298
Year of publication: 2009

Also by Danielle SteelA GOOD WOMAN MALICE ROGUE FIVE DAYS IN PARIS HONOR THYSELF LIGHTNING AMAZING GRACE WINGS BUNGALOW 2 THE GIFT SISTERS ACCIDENT H.R.H. VANISHED COMING OUT MIXED BLESSINGS THE HOUSE JEWELS TOXIC BACHELORS NO GREATER LOVE MIRACLE HEARTBEAT IMPOSSIBLE MESSAGE FROM NAM ECHOES DADDY SECOND CHANCE STAR RANSOM ZOYA SAFE HARBOUR KALEIDOSCOPE JOHNNY ANGEL FINE THINGS DATING GAME WANDERLUST ANSWERED PRAYERS SECRETS SUNSET IN ST. TROPEZ FAMILY ALBUM THE COTTAGE FULL CIRCLE THE KISS ...

Keywords: American Light Romantic Fiction Calif.) Contemporary Danielle - Prose & Criticism Domestic fiction Families Family Family Life Fiction Fiction - Romance General Hollywood (Los Angeles Large type books Love stories Mothers and daughters Romance Romance - Contemporary Romance - General Romance: Modern Sisters Steel
Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440201922
Year of publication: 1989

CRITICAL RAVES FOR DANIELLE STEELSTEEL IS ONE OF THE BEST.Los Angeles TimesTHE PLOTS OF DANIELLE STEELS NOVELS TWIST AND WEAVE AS INCREDIBLE STORIES UNFOLD TO THE THRILL AND DELIGHT OF HER ENORMOUS READING PUBLIC.United Press InternationalA LITERARY PHENOMENON ambitious prolific and not to be pigeonholed as one who produces a predictable kind of book.The Detroit NewsThere is a smooth reading style to her writings which makes it easy to forget the time and to keep flipping the pages.The ...

Keywords: Adoption Contemporary Family Family life Fiction General Love stories Orphans Paris Romance Sisters
Family album

Family album


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440124344
Year of publication: 1989

CRITICAL RAVES FOR DANIELLE STEELSTEEL IS ONE OF THE BEST.Los Angeles TimesTHE PLOTS OF DANIELLE STEELS NOVELS TWIST AND WEAVE AS INCREDIBLE STORIES UNFOLD TO THE THRILL AND DELIGHT OF HER ENORMOUS READING PUBLIC.United Press InternationalA LITERARY PHENOMENON ambitious prolific and not to be pigeonholed as one who produces a predictable kind of book.The Detroit NewsThere is a smooth reading style to her writings which makes it easy to forget the time and to keep flipping the pages.The ...

Keywords: Biography & Autobiography Calif.) Cinematography Contemporary Entertainment & Performing Arts Family Family life Fiction General Hollywood (Los Angeles Motion picture actors and actresses Motion picture industry Romance Women motion picture producers and directors
Coming Out

Coming Out


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440242079
Year of publication: 2007

a cognizant original v5 release october 14 2010Tradition unravels chaos results magic happensCOMING OUTPRAISE FOR DANIELLE STEELSteel pulls out all the emotional stops. She delivers.Publishers WeeklySteel is one of the bestLos Angeles TimesThe worlds most popular author tells a good, well-paced story and explores some important issues. Steel affirms life while admitting its turbulence, melodramas, and misfiring passions.BooklistDanielle Steel writes boldly and with practiced vividness about ...

Keywords: Coming out (Sexual orientation) Conflict of generations Contemporary Debutante balls Debutante balls - New York (State) - New York Debutantes Domestic fiction Family Life Fiction General Jews New York (N.Y.) New York (State) Romance Sagas Teenage girls Twins
Forty Rooms

Forty Rooms


Olga Grushin

ISBN: 9781101983096
Year of publication: 2016

Olga Grushin FORTY ROOMS TO ALEX AND TASHA And it came to pass at the end of forty days, that Noah opened the window of the ark which he had made. Genesis 8:6 Be thine own palace, or the world thy jail. John Donne, To Sir Henry Wotton Part One Mythology 1. Bathroom The Tree at the Heart of the World The bathroom is the first place to emerge from the haze of nonbeing. It is cramped and smells sweet and changes from time to time. When the world outside hardens with dark and cold, the sky-blue ...

Keywords: Contemporary Women Family Life
Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos

Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos


R L LaFevers

ISBN: 9780618756384
Year of publication: 2007

Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos by R. L. LaFevers To clever girls everywhere who get tired of feeling like no ones listening. And to Kate OSullivan, who is very, very clever and not the least bit bossy. Illustrated by Yoko Tanaka PART ONE Mother Sends a Surprise DECEMBER 17, 1906 I DONT TRUST CLIVE FAGENBUSH. How can you trust a person who has eyebrows as thick and black as hairbrushes and smells of boiled cabbage and pickled onions Besides, Im beginning to suspect hes up to something. Whats ...

Keywords: & 1901-1910 Action Adventure Adventure and Adventurers Antiquities Blessing and Cursing egypt Egypt - Antiquities egyptian Family Life Family Life - England Fiction Good and evil Great Britain Great Britain - History - Edward VII Great Britain - History - Edward VII; 1901-1910 Incantations Incantations; Egyptian Juvenile Fiction London (England) London (England) - History - 20th Century magic Museums Occult Fiction Occultism
Only Children

Only Children


Rafael Yglesias

ISBN: 9781453205167
Year of publication: 2010

Only Children by Rafael Yglesias For my sons, MATTHEW AND NICHOLAS Part One 1 AT LAST, she felt The pain. From out of the universe the hurt arrived: rumbled into her belly, radiated to her pelvis, crashed into her spine, and dissolved, a terrible acid, into her bones. And then it was gone. Nina rose from the bed slowly for weeks she had had to rotate herself one way, then the other, in order to gain enough momentum for rising and waddled out of the bedroom. Once in the hallway, she heard Eric ...

Keywords: Family Life Fiction Literary Satire

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