Keywords: modern

Pulse

Pulse


Jeremy Robinson

ISBN: 9780312540289
Year of publication: 2009

Jeremy Robinson Pulse DEDICATION For Hilaree, again, my best, still EPIGRAPH If a man is offered a fact which goes against his instincts, he will scrutinize it closely, and unless the evidence is overwhelming, he will refuse to believe it. If, on the other hand, he is offered something which affords a reason for acting in accordance to his instincts, he will accept it even on the slightest evidence. The origin of myths is explained in this way. Bertrand Russell Where does the violet tint end and ...

Keywords: Action and Adventure Antiquities Fiction Fiction - General General General & Literary Fiction Genetic Engineering Geneticists Horror Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945) Mystery & Detective Science Fiction Special forces (Military science) Suspense Suspense fiction Thriller
Finland at War: The Continuation and Lapland Wars 1941-45

Finland at War: The Continuation and Lapland Wars 1941-45


Vesa Nenye
Peter Munter
Toni Wirtanen
Chris Birks

ISBN: 9781472815262
Year of publication: 2016

Vesa Nenye with Peter Munter, Toni Wirtanen and Chris Birks FINLAND AT WAR THE CONTINUATION AND LAPLAND WARS 1941-45 DEDICATION To our children and to future generations. Remembering those countless unsung heroes whose sacrifices paid the price of freedom. Lapsillemme ja tuleville sukupolville. Muistaen niit tuhansia joiden uhraukset lunastivat meille vapauden. This rendition of Akseli Gallen-Kallelas The Defense of the Sampo was painted by Angelika Rasmus. It depicts Marshal Mannerheim leading ...

Keywords: 20th Century Eastern Europe Germany History Modern (16th-21st Centuries) Scandinavia USSR World World War II
The long road home

The long road home


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780375433238
Year of publication: 2005

A story of the dark side of childhood and one womans unbreakable spiritPRAISE FOR DANIELLE STEELA LITERARY PHENOMENON 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 Pittsburgh PressMs. Steel excels at pacing her narrative, which races forward.Nashville BannerOne counts on Danielle Steel for A STORY THAT ENTERTAINS AND INFORMS.The ...

Keywords: Adult child abuse victims Child abuse Child abuse - Fiction Contemporary Danielle - Prose & Criticism Fiction Fiction - General General Large type books Love stories New York (N.Y.) New York (N.Y.) - Fiction Psychological fiction Romance Romance - Contemporary Romance: Modern Steel Women authors Women authors - Fiction
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
The Brothers

The Brothers


Masha Gessen

ISBN: 9780698148703
Year of publication: 2015

Masha Gessen THE BROTHERS The Road to an American Tragedy FOREWORD The pain inflicted by the Boston Marathon bombing was one of the few aspects of that act of terror that were immediately evident and certain. Such is the nature of the crime that hundreds of individuals and families will suffer loss and trauma for many years to come. This book, however, is not about that pain. It is about something that, whatever evidence is unearthed, will never be entirely certain: it is about the tragedy that ...

Keywords: 21st Century Criminals and Outlaws History Modern Political Science Terrorism
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas


John Boyne

ISBN: 038560940
Year of publication: 2006

John Boyne THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PYJAMAS For Jamie Lynch Acknowledgements For all their advice and insightful comments and for never allowing me to lose my focus on the story, many thanks to David Fickling, Bella Pearson and Linda Sargent. And for getting behind this from the start thanks, as ever, to my agent Simon Trewin. Thanks also to my old friend Janette Jenkins for her great encouragement after reading an early draft. CHAPTER ONE Bruno Makes a Discovery One afternoon, when Bruno came ...

Keywords: post modern
Doctor Criminale

Doctor Criminale


Malcolm Bradbury

ISBN: 9780330390347
Year of publication: 2000

Malcolm Bradbury Doctor Criminale For Dominic a Nineties person and for Matthew too What is history to me Ludwig Wittgenstein He who has eyes to see and ears to hear grows convinced that mortals can conceal no secrets. He whose lips are silent, chatters with his fingertips betrayal oozes through every pore. Sigmund Freud Everything is the same, Nothing is better. A mule is equal with a great professor. Argentinian Tango 1 I first met her at the Booker Prize for Fiction... As it happened and ...

Keywords: postmodern
Doctor Criminale

Doctor Criminale


Malcolm Bradbury

ISBN: 9780330390347
Year of publication: 2000

Malcolm Bradbury Doctor Criminale For Dominic a Nineties person and for Matthew too What is history to me Ludwig Wittgenstein He who has eyes to see and ears to hear grows convinced that mortals can conceal no secrets. He whose lips are silent, chatters with his fingertips betrayal oozes through every pore. Sigmund Freud Everything is the same, Nothing is better. A mule is equal with a great professor. Argentinian Tango 1 I first met her at the Booker Prize for Fiction... As it happened and ...

Keywords: postmodern
Doctor Criminale

Doctor Criminale


Malcolm Bradbury

ISBN: 9780330390347
Year of publication: 2000

Malcolm Bradbury Doctor Criminale For Dominic a Nineties person and for Matthew too What is history to me Ludwig Wittgenstein He who has eyes to see and ears to hear grows convinced that mortals can conceal no secrets. He whose lips are silent, chatters with his fingertips betrayal oozes through every pore. Sigmund Freud Everything is the same, Nothing is better. A mule is equal with a great professor. Argentinian Tango 1 I first met her at the Booker Prize for Fiction... As it happened and most ...

Keywords: postmodern