Keywords: rich

House of Prayer No. 2: A Writer's Journey Home

House of Prayer No. 2: A Writer's Journey Home


Mark Richard

ISBN: 9780385534062
Year of publication: 2011

to my father for my sons And Jacob awaked out of his sleep, and he said, Surely the LORD is in this place and I knew it not. GENESIS 28 : 16 SAY YOU HAVE A SPECIAL CHILD, which in the South means one between Downs and dyslexic. Birth him with his father away on Army maneuvers along East Texas bayous. Give him his only visitor in the military hospital his fathers father, a sometime railroad man, sometime hired gun for Huey Long with a Louisiana Special Police badge. Take the infant to Manhattan, ...

Keywords: 20th Century Authors; American Authors; American - 20th Century Biography Biography & Autobiography General Literary Personal Memoirs Richard; Mark
Shockaholic

Shockaholic


Carrie Fisher

ISBN: 9780743264822
Year of publication: 2012

Carrie Fisher SHOCKAHOLIC For Billie and Barack, who make my world a better place. Despite the obstacles youve had to overcomewhether posed by my antics or the ber-unfortunate antics of the Tea Partiers and the rest of their distressing ilklong may you wave. There are stars whose radiance is visible on Earth though they have long been extinct. There are people whose brilliance continues to light the world though they are no longer among the living. These lights are particularly bright when the ...

Keywords: Entertainment and Performing Arts Film and Video History and Criticism Rich and Famous
Southern Lights: A Novel

Southern Lights: A Novel


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780385340281
Year of publication: 2009

Also by Danielle SteelMATTERS OF THE HEART ONE DAY AT A TIME A GOOD WOMANROGUE HONOR THYSELF AMAZING GRACE BUNGALOW 2SISTERS H.R.H. COMING OUT THE HOUSE TOXIC BACHELORSMIRACLE IMPOSSIBLE ECHOES SECOND CHANCE RANSOMSAFE HARBOUR JOHNNY ANGEL DATING GAMEANSWERED PRAYERS SUNSET IN ST. TROPEZ THE COTTAGETHE KISS LEAP OF FAITH LONE EAGLE JOURNEYTHE HOUSE ON HOPE STREET THE WEDDINGIRRESISTIBLE FORCES GRANNY DAN BITTERSWEETMIRROR IMAGE HIS BRIGHT LIGHT : The Story of Nick ...

Keywords: American Mystery & Suspense Fiction Danielle - Prose & Criticism Divorced Women Fiction Fiction - General General Legal Mothers and Daughters Mystery Mystery & Detective Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths New York New York (State) Public prosecutors Public prosecutors - New York (State) - New York Rich people Rich people - South Carolina - Charleston Serial murderers Single Mothers Steel Suspense Trials (Murder) Women Sleuths
Why Sinatra Matters

Why Sinatra Matters


Pete Hamill

ISBN: 9780316069540
Year of publication: 2009

Why Sinatra Matters by Pete Hamill THIS BOOK IS FOR ESTHER NEWBERG She can make the rain go Applause for Pete Hamills WHY SINATRA MATTERS Frank Sinatra and Pete Hamill, as products of the same urban landscape, have both been credited with giving the American city a voice. In this widely acclaimed and bestselling appreciation, Hamill draws on his intimate experience of the man and the music to evoke the essence of Sinatra, illuminating the singers art and his legend from the point of view of a ...

Keywords: & & & Autobiography Biography Entertainment Famous Performing Arts Rich
Plutocrats

Plutocrats


Chrystia Freeland

ISBN: 9781101595947
Year of publication: 2012

Chrystia Freeland PLUTOCRATS THE RISE of the NEW GLOBAL SUPER-RICH and the FALL OF EVERYONE ELSE In memory of my mother, Halyna Chomiak Freeland INTRODUCTION The poor enjoy what the rich could not before afford. What were the luxuries have become the necessaries of life. The laborer has now more comforts than the farmer had a few generations ago. The farmer has more luxuries than the landlord had, and is more richly clad and better housed. The landlord has books and pictures rarer and ...

Keywords: poor people rich people
HHhH

HHhH


Laurent Binet

ISBN: 9780374169916
Year of publication: 2012

Laurent Binet HHhH Translated from the French by Sam Taylor PART ONE Once again, the writer stains the tree of History with his thoughts, but it is not for us to find the trick that would enable us to put the animal back in its carrying cage. OSIP MANDELSTAM, The End of the Novel 1 Gabkthats his namereally did exist. Lying alone on a little iron bed, did he hear, from outside, beyond the shutters of a darkened apartment, the unmistakable creaking of the Prague tramways I want to believe so. I ...

Keywords: nazi Reinhard Heydrich