Keywords: death

Inhumanity

Inhumanity


Topher Bradshaw

ISBN: 9781370808328
Year of publication: 2016

Topher Bradshaw INHUMANITY A Short Novel I would like to thank my husband Hector for putting up with my crazy stories, and encouraging me to take the path others refuse to take. Chapter 1: Preparations Like This, Are Not for the Faint of Heart Its not the damp darkness or the smell of decaying materials surrounding me that bothers me tonight, its the fact that Ive planned this night for so long, and that the feeling of compassion has yet to arrive. I dont feel any remorse for my planned behavior ...

Keywords: Crime Death Murder revenge torture
Jezebel's Daughter

Jezebel's Daughter


Wilkie Collins

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2002

JEZEBELS DAUGHTER by Wilkie Collins TO ALBERTO CACCIA Let me begin by informing you, that this new novel does not present the proposed sequel to my last work of fictionThe Fallen Leaves. The first part of that story has, through circumstances connected with the various forms of publications adopted thus far, addressed itself to a comparatively limited class of readers in England. When the book is finally reprinted in its cheapest formthen, and then only, it will appeal to the great audience of ...

Keywords: British -- Germany -- Fiction Death -- Fiction Germany -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction Insanity -- Fiction Poisons -- Fiction Widows -- Fiction
Body Art

Body Art


Garry Charles

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2010

Garry Charles BODY ART Jeff Reardon had only ever seen beauty like it once before in his life. The first time shed been flesh and blood. A face on the street. A whiff of perfume on a passing breeze. None of the others could match what shed had Never Yes, shed been perfection for the briefest of times and Jeff had never thought he would see her again. But now here she was, staring back at him from the brick fascia of the warehouse. You all right, boss Mark asked. Yeah, fine. Jeff had to rip his ...

Keywords: Death graffitti revenge Urban
Safe Harbour

Safe Harbour


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440237624
Year of publication: 2004

The story of extraordinary acts of faith and courage SAFE HARBOURPRAISE 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 turbulance, melodramas, and misfiring passions.BooklistDanielle Steel writes boldly and with practiced vividness about tragedyboth national and personal with ...

Keywords: Artists Bereavement Contemporary Death Family & Relationships Fiction General Girls Grief Loss (Psychology) Mothers and daughters Romance San Francisco (Calif.)
Pereira Maintains

Pereira Maintains


Antonio Tabucchi

ISBN: 9781847679642
Year of publication: 1994

Pereira Maintains by Antonio Tabucchi INTRODUCTION PEREIRA TRANSFORM I am sometimes asked to name my favourite books. The list changes, depending on my mood, the year, tricks played by memory. I might mention novels by Nabokov and Calvino and Tolkien on one occasion, by Fitzgerald and Baldwin and E.B. White on another. Camus often features, as do Tolstoy, Borges, Morrison, and Manto. And then I have my wild card, the one I tend to show last and with most pleasure, because it feels like revealing ...

Keywords: & Bereavement death Family Fiction General grief Married People Newspaper Editors Portugal Relationships Suspense Suspense fiction Translators
Inbetween

Inbetween


Tara Fuller

ISBN:
Year of publication: 0

Inbetween Kissed by Death - 1 by Tara Fuller For Heather Howland, who makes dreams come true. This book would not be without you. Prologue Finn TWO YEARS EARLIER Tell me again. How did you miss the mark I shoved my hands in my pockets and pressed my lips together to keep from grinning. I swear, Anaya, this is the last time I follow one of you Heaven reapers anywhere. Anaya and I walked down a two-lane strip of asphalt that glistened with puddles of leftover rain. Somewhere in the distance, a ...

Keywords: death entangled publishing ghost heaven hell in between inbetween paranormal romance reaper soul spirit tara fuller teen ya young adult
Everything Is Going to Kill Everybody

Everything Is Going to Kill Everybody


Robert Brockway

ISBN: 9780307464347
Year of publication: 2010

Robert Brockway EVERYTHING IS GOING TO KILL EVERYBODY The Terrifyingly Real Ways the World Wants You Dead This book is dedicated to Meagan, who has had the kindness and decency to not realize shes way out of my league for many years now. It should also be noted that this entire book was her idea. Please direct complaints accordingly. INTRO There is no shortage of modern apocalyptic thought: Some Christians thought that the second coming of Jesus would coincide with the turn of the millennium, ...

Keywords: & & Death Dying Engineering Natural Disasters Technology
Mortality

Mortality


Christopher Hitchens

ISBN: 9781742374611
Year of publication: 2012

Christopher Hitchens MORTALITY Foreword by Graydon Carter Afterword by Carol Blue Grateful acknowledgment is made to Vanity Fair, in which much of this book first appeared, in somewhat different form. FOREWORD BY GRAYDON CARTER At a dinner in Los Angeles this spring, a young actor named Emile Hirsch came up to me in a state of somewhat high excitement. He knew I had worked with Christopher Hitchens for many years, and he just wanted to talk about Christopher with someone who knew him. Hed read ...

Keywords: cancer death
Proof of Heaven

Proof of Heaven


Eben Alexander

ISBN: 9781451695199
Year of publication: 2012

Eben Alexander, M.D. PROOF OF HEAVEN A Neurosurgeons Journey into the Afterlife This book is dedicated to all of my loving family, with boundless gratitude. PROLOGUE A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be. ALBERT EINSTEIN 18791955 When I was a kid, I would often dream of flying. Most of the time Id be standing out in my yard at night, looking up at the stars, when out of the blue Id start floating upward. The first few inches happened automatically. But soon Id ...

Keywords: NDE near-death experience
Reaping Me Softly

Reaping Me Softly


Kate Evangelista

ISBN: 9781623429126
Year of publication: 2012

Kate Evangelista REAPING ME SOFTLY To Marilyn, the best momager ever, for loving me unconditionally Chapter 1 DEAD PEOPLE DEATH SAT AT HIS DESK wearing on his androgynous face a scowl that could level a whole mountain range. Not many thought of him as breathtaking. Well, not many lived long enough to see his true face: one surrounded by golden locks that reached his chin. If they did, maybe theyd die smiling. But, with the human population swelling to six billion and counting, Death barely had ...

Keywords: near-death-experience supernatural young adults
The Autobiography of an Execution

The Autobiography of an Execution


David R Dow

ISBN: 9780446573948
Year of publication: 2010

David R. Dow THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF AN EXECUTION In Memory of Peter G. Qu significa persistir en el callejn de la muerte PABLO NERUDA, El libro de las preguntas, LXII He thought that in the history of the world it might even be that there was more punishment than crime but he took small comfort from it. CORMAC McCARTHY, The Road AUTHORS NOTE I have been representing death-row inmates, mostly in Texas, since the late 1980s. The stories in this book are true. I was involved in all the cases I have ...

Keywords: death penalty