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Jill the Reckless

Jill the Reckless


Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

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Year of publication: 0

JILL THE RECKLESS BY P. G. WODEHOUSE TO MY WIFE BLESS HER CHAPTER I THE FAMILY CURSE I Freddie Rooke gazed coldly at the breakfast-table. Through a gleaming eye-glass he inspected the revolting object which Barker, his faithful man, had placed on a plate before him. Barker His voice had a ring of pain. Sir Whats this Poached egg, sir. Freddie averted his eyes with a silent shudder. It looks just like an old aunt of mine, he said. Remove it He got up, and, wrapping his dressing-gown about his ...

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Winger

Winger


Andrew Smith

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2013

Winger by Andrew Smith This is for my son, Trevin Smith, who played rugby for me. Until I broke his collarbone. Now he writes. Acknowledgments TO PLAY RUGBY AND TO be a rugby player are inextricably enmeshed. There is something about the sport that attaches to character. Some of the greatest people I will ever know are ruggers. This book would never have worked its way out of me and onto the page without them. Davis Russ, a fly half, and Kyle Alvarez, a lock, had the bravest and most honorable ...

Keywords: adolescency coming of age love rugby sex
The Bride of Lammermoor

The Bride of Lammermoor


Walter Scott

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Year of publication: 0

THE BRIDE OF LAMMERMOOR by Sir Walter Scott INTRODUCTION TO THE BRIDE OF LAMMERMOOR THE Author, on a former occasion, declined giving the real source from which he drew the tragic subject of this history, because, though occurring at a distant period, it might possibly be unpleasing to the feelings of the descendants of the parties. But as he finds an account of the circumstances given in the Notes to Laws Memorials, by his ingenious friend, Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe, Esq., and also indicated ...

Keywords: Arranged marriage -- Fiction Historical fiction Love stories Psychological fiction Scotland -- Fiction Women murderers -- Fiction
A Tale Of Two Dragons

A Tale Of Two Dragons


G A Aiken

ISBN: 9781420133530
Year of publication: 2012

A Tale Of Two Dragons Dragon Kin - 0.2 by G.A. Aiken Chapter 1 Oy Addolgar they yelled into his human face. Oyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy You awake Idiots. Every one of his brothers and sisters were utter idiots. Even these twoGhleanna, his older sister and Bercelak, his younger brotherwho he believed to be the smartest of his kin, were still . . . idiots. Maybe hes dead then, Bercelak suggested. Nah. I think hes breathing. He just sleeps like the dead, is all. An elbow, probably Ghleannas, rammed across his ...

Keywords: Dragon Shifter Dragons Fantasy Love Story Paranormal Romance
Earthbound

Earthbound


Aprilynne Pike

ISBN: 9781595146502
Year of publication: 2013

Earthbound Earthbound 1 by Aprilynne Pike To Scott, whose high level of dedication to my research was NOT appreciated. Still cheering for you every day. CHAPTER ONE I remember the plane going down. Not the crash exactly, but the moments beforeand while it must have been only moments, when I look back, it takes much longer. I was sitting with my forehead pressed against the tiny window, looking through the cloudless air at farms and settlements passing below me, when the engine exploded, rocking ...

Keywords: & & Fantasy Juvenile Fiction Love Magic Romance
The Weight of Souls

The Weight of Souls


Bryony Pearce

ISBN: 9781908844651
Year of publication: 2013

The Weight of Souls by Bryony Pearce For my not so ugly sisters, Claire McCarthy, Ros Taylor and Gill Fourie By hook or by crook youll be first in this book Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there wondering, fearing, Doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before. Edgar Allen Poe, THE RAVEN 1 ITS COMING TO TAKE YOU AWAY Dead men take me to the nicest places. I pulled my hood further over my eyes and glowered at the block of flats. Stained net curtains billowed from ...

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Off Chance

Off Chance


Sawyer Bennett

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Year of publication: 2013

Off Chance Off Series 5 by Sawyer Bennett ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Two people in particular deserve the largest of shout outs, for they helped me make this book authentic in my research. First, Kizzy Williams, who has been a beta reader of mine from the beginning and my favorite, New Yorker and Brooklyn babe She made sure I was authentic, even if I did have to take a little bit of license with some of the settings. Love you lots girl Next to my hometown Jacksonville buddy, Tim Davis. He is a firefighter ...

Keywords: adult love new adult romance
Tandem

Tandem


Anna Jarzab

ISBN: 9780307977250
Year of publication: 2013

Tandem Many-Worlds1 by Anna Jarza For Eesha, who believes in the impossible Dear Reader, Anna Jarzab writes novels I love in a range of genres. All Unquiet Things, Annas debut, was a thriller The Opposite of Hallelujah was a family drama. Now, with Tandem, Anna has created an amazing sci-fi romance to swoon over. I didnt know what to expect as I started the story. Anna had simply told me that it involved alternate universes. Cool, and different yet again, I thought. The action starts out on ...

Keywords: & & Dystopia Fantasy Juvenile Fiction Love Magic Romance
Unbreakable

Unbreakable


Kami Garcia

ISBN: 0316277509
Year of publication: 2013

Unbreakable The Legion1 by Kami Garcia For Alex, Nick Stella: None of the imaginary worlds I create compare to the real one I share with you. There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root. Henry David Thoreau, Walden 1. SLEEPWALKER As my bare feet sank into the wet earth, I tried not to think about the dead bodies buried beneath me. I had passed this tiny graveyard a handful of times but never at night, and always outside the boundaries of its peeling ...

Keywords: & & & & Action Adventure Adventure - General General Juvenile Fiction Juvenile Fiction / Action Juvenile Fiction / Love Juvenile Fiction / Paranormal Love Paranormal Romance Romance
Shadow Fall

Shadow Fall


Erin Kellison

ISBN: 9780505528308
Year of publication: 2010

Shadow Fall Shadow 2 by Erin Kellison For Mom and Dad with love. The Faerie have no concept of time, breath of life, or gift of death. They are Other, neither good nor evil, and therefore capable of both extremes. They inhabit the twilight Sha-dowlands, a between space that buffers mortality from the hereafter, where magic is thick, influencing human dreams and nightmares. The greatest of the Fae, Shadowman, also known as Death, guarded the veil and couriered souls across the divide for ...

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Shadow Bound

Shadow Bound


Erin Kellison

ISBN: 9781428508903
Year of publication: 2010

Shadow Bound Shadow 1 by Erin Kellison To Matt all my heart ox WELCOME TO SHADOW Talia heard Adams intake of breath as she wrapped the veil around them, the day falling from sunny blue to a dreamy murk. They stood in layered fog, the veils of shadow sensuously lapping at their bodies. The trees, the meadow beyond, the hulk of The Segue Institute were all there, yet somehow appeared transient. As if one good gust of wind might carry it all away. Adams hand warmed in hers. He filled her with his ...

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The Long Game

The Long Game


J L Fynn

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Year of publication: 0

THE LONG GAME American Gypsy 1 by J. L. Fynn To Max. You make everything possible. CHAPTER ONE JIMMY BOY LEANED on the counter and flashed a sweet smile at the cute blonde working the register. Im sure glad yall were open this early cause our pa wanted to have the new deck done this weekend. I kept my head bowed, eyes trained on the scuffed tennis shoes Id pulled on in a rush to make it to the truck before we hightailed it to Slidell. My brother and I hadnt made the ten-minute drive to the ...

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Mistress Wilding

Mistress Wilding


Rafael Sabatini

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1998

MISTRESS WILDING By Rafael Sabatini CHAPTER I. POT-VALIANCE Then drink it thus, cried the rash young fool, and splashed the contents of his cup full into the face of Mr. Wilding even as that gentleman, on his feet, was proposing to drink to the eyes of the young fools sister. The moments that followed were full of interest. A stillness, a brooding, expectant stillness, fell upon the companyand it numbered a round dozenabout Lord Gervases richly appointed board. In the soft candlelight the oval ...

Keywords: Adventure stories Historical fiction Love stories War stories
The Heir

The Heir


Johanna Lindsay

ISBN: 9780380793341
Year of publication: 2001

THE HEIR JOHANNA LINDSEY For Alex and smiles that melt the heart Chapter One They stared out the window at the bleak, winter-touched garden where the girl walked. It was small, though the town house was large and in a fashionable area of Londonthere simply wasnt much land available to any of the houses along the block, to devote to a country look. Lady Mary Reid, their hostess, had done well with her small section of garden, when most of her neighbors didnt bother with other than grass. And ...

Keywords: Betrothal Fiction General Historical Inheritance and Succession Love stories Regency Romance Sagas Scotland
Gentlemen Prefer Voodoo

Gentlemen Prefer Voodoo


Angie Fox

ISBN: 9780843963601
Year of publication: 2007

Gentlemen Prefer Voodoo Angie Fox Special thanks to intrepid readers Michelle McMurry and Julia Grace, who braved St. Louis Cemetery Number One as well as the back streets of New Orleans to take site pictures and answer lots of rather odd questions. To Koren Cota and Sandie Grassino for the translations. Also to Jessa Slade for hanging out at RWA Nationals and brainstorming the perfect word to describe a rat. Hey, these things are important. You, my dear, are resplendent. Chapter One Amie could ...

Keywords: Fantasy Fiction General Love Stories; American Paranormal Romance Short Stories Zombies

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