Keywords: novel

Babylon

Babylon


Yasmina Reza

ISBN: 9781609808334
Year of publication: 2018

Babylon Yasmina Reza Translated by Linda Asher for Didier Martiny The world isnt tidy its a mess. I dont try to make it neat. GARRY WINOGRAND Hes against a wall, in the street. Standing there in suit and tie. He has ears that stick out, a frightened glance, short white hair. Hes thin, narrow shoulders. Hes holding out a maga-zine with the word awake on it. The photo caption reads Jehovahs WitnessLos Angeles. The picture dates from 1955. He looked like a little boy. Hes been dead a long time. He ...

Keywords: crime and mystery french crime novel literary fiction literary fiction in translation literature in translation memory fiction murder mystery murder romance novel in translation Prix Renaudot
Condomnauts

Condomnauts


é ánchez ómez

ISBN: 9781632061867
Year of publication: 2018

Yoss CONDOMNAUT For Susana and Roland, because this idea for a possible story came up on their visit to Havana, and now it is a novel. For Elizabeth, my little muse. THE SKYSCAPE SPLAYED ACROSS the holoscreens turns from pitch black to navy blue to baby blue to milky white. I glance at the instruments and punch in a landing course correction. The numbers on the altimeter fall precipitously, and at last the dense ammonia clouds open up to give me a view of the ground below. Right on target. It ...

Keywords: best cuba novels Cuban sci-fi lgbt science fiction progressive science fiction queer science fiction science fiction sex
Beat the Reaper: A Novel

Beat the Reaper: A Novel


Josh Bazell

ISBN: 9780316032223
Year of publication: 2009

Copyright 2009 by Josh Bazell All rights reserved. Except as permitted under the U.S. Copyright Act of 1976, no part of this publication may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means, or stored in a database or retrieval system, without the prior written permission of the publisher. Little, Brown and Company Hachette Book Group 237 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10017 Visit our Web site at www.HachetteBookGroup.com First eBook Edition: January 2009 Little, Brown and ...

Keywords: American First Novelists American Mystery & Suspense Fiction Assassins Black Humor (Literature) Fiction Fiction - Espionage Fiction - General General Medical Organized Crime Physicians Suspense Suspense Fiction thriller Thrillers
The Sigian Bracelet

The Sigian Bracelet


George Tome

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

THE SIGIAN BRACELETGeorge Tme Copyright George Tme, 2017 All rights reserved. This book or any portion thereof may not be reproduced or used in any manner whatsoever without the express written permission of the publisher except for the use of brief quotations in a book review or scholarly journal. First Published: 27 november 2017 Padme Publishing House Website: www.TheSigianBracelet.com The book cover and the concept art of the website were made by Adam Kuczek, an incredibly talented concept ...

Keywords: Fiction novel Science SF
Nightflyers: The Illustrated Edition

Nightflyers: The Illustrated Edition


George R R Martin
David Palumbo

ISBN: 9780525619680
Year of publication: 2018

George R. R. Martin NIGHTFLYERS The Illustrated Edition WHEN JESUS OF NAZARETH HUNG DYING on his cross, the volcryn passed within a year of his agony, headed outward. When the Fire Wars raged on Earth, the volcryn sailed near Old Poseidon, where the seas were still unnamed and unfished. By the time the stardrive had transformed the Federated Nations of Earth into the Federal Empire, the volcryn had moved into the fringes of Hrangan space. The Hrangans never knew it. Like us they were children of ...

Keywords: Alien Contact novella Space Exploration
The Archer of Beast Woods

The Archer of Beast Woods


Kanata Yanagino

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

The Archer of Beast Woods Content Prologue The overcast sky was thin enough to permit the western sun to filter through, but even with my head tilted towards it, I couldnt feel its warmth. I didnt think I needed to worry about frostbite, but the numbing chill of the air was hard to ignore. This areas climate rarely had snow even when it was cold. When it did snow, there would be a thin layer on the ground at most. Id known this back when I was in the temple. Even now it was just freezing, and ...

Keywords: Light Novel Official Translation
The Boy in the City of the Dead

The Boy in the City of the Dead


Kanata Yanagino

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

The Faraway Paladin Prologue My memories of death were indistinct and muddy. I had spent most of my days in a dim room. I had screwed up. Somewhere, I had screwed something up. It had become almost impossible for me to leave the house. My familys interactions with me were tepid. They did not scold, nor did they lament. They simply gave me vague smiles and troubled looks. They offered me platitudes, and treated me as if everything were normal. It may have been kindness, or perhaps that was all ...

Keywords: Light Novel Official Translation
Time And Time Again

Time And Time Again


James Hilton

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1953

James Hilton Time And Time Again Paris I Towards midnight Charles Anderson finished some notes on a talk he had had with a newspaper editor at lunchnothing very important, but he thought he ought to keep Bingay decently informed. The hour and the completion of the task seemed to call for a drink, so he went to the bathroom for some water and then to his suitcase for the silver flask that he always carried on these junkets and tried to keep replenished. He was not much of a whisky drinker so he ...

Keywords: Novel Romance
So Well Remembered

So Well Remembered


James Hilton

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1945

James Hilton So Well Remembered Part One That day so well remembereda day, indeed, impossible to forget was the First of September, 1921 on the morning of which George Boswellthen only Councillor Boswell, then sandy-brown-haired with not a trace of greywoke before dawn, looked at his watch, and promptly slept again till Annie brought in the morning paper, a cup of tea, and some letters that had just arrived. Amongst them was a note from Lord Winslows secretary, saying that his lordship would ...

Keywords: Novel Romance
Morning Journey

Morning Journey


James Hilton

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1951

James Hilton Morning Journey Prologue George Hare of Hare, Briggs, Burton, and Kurtnitz met Carey Arundel for the first time at the annual Critics Dinner at Verinos. She was to receive a plaque for the best actress performance of the year, Greg Wilson was to get the actors, and Paul Saffron the directors. These dinners were rather stuffy affairs, but the awards were worth getting this year Morning Journey was the picture that had swept the board, all the winners having scored in it. George had ...

Keywords: Novel Romance
And Now Good-bye

And Now Good-bye


James Hilton

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1931

James Hilton And Now Good-bye Prologue The Redford rail smash was a bad business. On that cold November morning, glittering with sunshine and a thin layer of snow on the fields, the London- Manchester express hit a wagon that had strayed on to the main line from a siding. Engine and two first coaches were derailed scattered cinders set fire to the wreckage and fourteen persons in the first coach lost their lives. Some, unfortunately, were not killed outright. A curious thing was that even when ...

Keywords: Novel Romance
Honor Thyself

Honor Thyself


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440243281
Year of publication: 2009

A terrorist attack in Paris a blinding explosion in a tunnel a womans entire history vanishes and all that remains is love, honor, and hope.Honor ThyselfPRAISE FOR DANIEL 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 ...

Keywords: Amnesia Contemporary Fiction General Motion picture actors and actresses Paris (France) Romance Victims of crimes Women novelists
Work. Rest. Repeat.

Work. Rest. Repeat.


Frank Tayell

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2014

Frank Tayell WORK. REST. REPEAT. A Post-Apocalyptic Detective Novel Dedicated to family and friends Prologue - An Ordinary Shift Twenty-six hours before voting begins Ely ducked, and the fist sailed past his face. As he straightened, something struck the side of his head. His helmet took the brunt of the impact, but he staggered forwards, knocking two of the brawling workers to the floor. Half turning, he lashed out and grabbed a fistful of arm and cloth. He didnt know if it was the person whod ...

Keywords: british detective novel british science fiction thriller colonization dystopian serial killer
Ring

Ring


Koji Suzuki

ISBN: 9780007235247
Year of publication: 2006

Ring by Koji Suzuki PART ONE AUTUMN 1 September 5, 1990, 10:49 pm, Yokohama A row of condominium buildings, each fourteen stories high, ran along the northern edge of the housing development next to the Sankeien garden. Although built only recently, nearly all the units were occupied. Nearly a hundred dwellings were crammed into each building, but most of the inhabitants had never even seen the faces of their neighbors. The only proof that people lived here came at night, when windows lit up. ...

Keywords: !done! & Comics Fiction General Graphic Novels Horror Manga Suspense
30 Pieces of a Novel

30 Pieces of a Novel


Stephen Dixon

ISBN: 9781937854584
Year of publication: 2013

Stephen Dixon 30 Pieces of a Novel To my wife, Anne, and my daughters, Sophia and Antonia Shortcut THIS IS SOMETHING that comes back at moments that for the most part dont seem to have anything to do with the incident. When he was standing in the bathtub yesterday taking a shower. Well, now that he refers to it he sees where it could sort of be explained why it came back there: the incident happened when he was walking back to the house he was staying at, after swimming in a public pool, and ...

Keywords: 30 Pieces of a Novel

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