The Last Chapter (The Cartel, Book 3) by Ashley Snell, JaQuavis Coleman

By Ashley Snell, JaQuavis Coleman

The Cartel has come complete circle with this fast paced, groundbreaking novel, the finale to the hit sequence by means of ny occasions bestsellers Ashley & JaQuavis. Miamor is battling for her lifestyles within the stomach of the beast. She's been abducted, and she's staring dying within the eye. Is the reign over for the pinnacle of the Murda Mamas? Carter is in federal custody and leaves the Diamond Empire to Zyir and Mecca. whilst the previous comes again to hang-out Mecca and the reality eventually involves mild, will The Cartel upward push or fall? Breeze is within the clutches of the crazed Ma'tee, and she or he desperately searches for the way out. Will she get away, or die his love slave? The solutions to those questions lie contained in the pages of Cartel three: the ultimate bankruptcy. Open it to find the stunning fact, and get ready your self for the unpredictable end of 1 of the simplest road sequence of all time.

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The Scarlet Letter (Oxford World's Classics) (2007 Edition) by Nathaniel Hawthorne

By Nathaniel Hawthorne

'Thou and thine, Hester Prynne, belong to me.'

With those chilling phrases a husband claims his spouse after a two-year absence. however the baby she clutches isn't his, and Hester needs to put on a scarlet 'A' upon her breast, the sin of adultery seen to all. below an assumed identify her husband starts his look for her lover, made up our minds to show what Hester is both made up our minds to guard. Defiant and proud, Hester witnesses the degradation of 2 very diversified males, as ethical codes and criminal imperatives painfully collide.

Set within the Puritan group of seventeenth-century Boston, The Scarlet Letter additionally sheds gentle at the nineteenth-century within which it was once written, as Hawthorne explores his ambivalent relatives along with his Puritan forebears. The textual content of this variation is taken from the Centenary variation of Hawthorne's works, the main authoritative serious variation.

Readership: Readers and scholars of vintage fiction, American literature, Nineteenth-century American Literature and tradition, Sentimental/Romance fiction, Hawthorne, Melville, Poe classes.

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Life and Other Near-Death Experiences by Camille Pagán

By Camille Pagán

Libby Miller has continually been an unwavering optimist—but whilst her husband drops a bomb on their marriage an identical day a physician provides devastating information, she realizes her rose-colored glasses have truly been blinding her. With not anything left to lose, she abandons her lifestyles in Chicago for the transparent waters and shiny seashores of the Caribbean for what can be her final hurrah. regardless of her new sunny locale, her plans move awry whilst she unearths that she can’t really outrun the prior or carry herself to stand an unknowable destiny. each day of tropical bliss can be a call for participation to catastrophe, yet along with her dual brother on her path and a brand new courting at the horizon, Libby is decided to ignore destiny. Will she chance all of it to live—and love—a little longer? From significantly acclaimed writer Camille Pagán comes a hilarious and hopeful tale a couple of girl selecting among a “perfect” existence and really residing. **

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The Elk-Dog Heritage (Spanish Bit Series, Book 1) by Don Coldsmith

By Don Coldsmith

Don Coldsmith, inducted into the Writer's corridor of repute of the United States and voted one of many maximum Western Writers of the 20 th Century through the Western Writers of the US, is certainly one of our nationwide treasures. He single-handedly revolutionized the Western novel along with his acclaimed Spanish Bit Saga, which has greater than six million copies in print. Set within the early 16th century, the Spanish Bit Saga re-creates a time, a spot, and a people who were approximately misplaced to historical past. In it we see heritage within the making during the proud eyes of these who lived it.

In the hot prior, the folk lived in worry, consistently pursued via their historical enemies, the pinnacle Splitters. yet that was once sooner than Spaniard Juan Garcia arrived, bringing horses-Elk-Dogs. He taught his followed humans to journey and struggle, to defy loss of life and be positive. Slowly, before everything, they discovered the methods of the really good animals that Garcia introduced them. quickly, none might stand opposed to them, and the as soon as cowering and timid humans grew to become lords of the yankee nice Plains. the top Splitters have been defeated and now the folk reside a lifetime of peace and prosperity.

But now not all are happy with peace. desirous to end up their manhood, the youths of the tribe lengthy for the times of battle. opposed to the direct orders in their elders, the younger bloods hunt down the pinnacle Splitters and, waging their very own conflict, position the total tribe in jeopardy.

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La vérité sur l'affaire Harry Quebert by Joël Dicker

By Joël Dicker

À long island, au printemps 2008, alors que l’Amérique bruisse des prémices de l’élection présidentielle, Marcus Goldman, jeune écrivain à succès, est dans l. a. tourmente : il est incapable d’écrire le nouveau roman qu’il doit remettre à son éditeur d’ici quelques mois. Le délai est près d’expirer quand soudain tout bascule pour lui : son ami et ancien professeur d’université, Harry Quebert, l’un des écrivains les plus respectés du can pay, est rattrapé par son passé et se retrouve accusé d’avoir assassiné, en 1975, Nola Kellergan, une jeune fille de 15 ans, avec qui il aurait european une liaison. Convaincu de l’innocence de Harry, Marcus abandonne tout pour se rendre dans le New Hampshire et mener son enquête. Il est rapidement dépassé par les événements : l’enquête s’enfonce et il fait l’objet de menaces. Pour innocenter Harry et sauver sa carrière d’écrivain, il doit absolument répondre à trois questions : Qui a tué Nola Kellergan ? Que s’est-il passé dans le New Hampshire à l’été 1975 ? Et remark écrit-on un roman à succès ? Sous ses airs de mystery à l’américaine, los angeles Vérité sur l’Affaire Harry Quebert est une réflexion sur l’Amérique, sur les travers de los angeles société moderne, sur l. a. littérature, sur l. a. justice et sur les médias.

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Bajo el cielo de Cawnpore by Alexandra Risley

By Alexandra Risley

Cawnpore, India, 1857. Después de cien años de dominación, Inglaterra aún sigue saqueando las inmensas riquezas de los angeles India. Los cipayos –el ejército de nativos que los británicos usan para someter a otros nativos, para despojarlos de sus tierras, para enfrentarlos a sus ancestrales tradiciones– están a punto de rebelarse con el apoyo de los maharajás destituidos.

A esa tierra maravillosa y convulsionada, crispada y fascinante, llega Abigail Fortescue para casarse con Henry Wilcotts, el hombre que conoció en su adolescencia, por el que guarda un profundo afecto, a quien hace años que no ve. Allí también conocerá al capitán Ballard, el hombre capaz de evitar el paso de l. a. rebelión al baño de sangre, con quien tendrá una inesperada complicidad que dará paso a un vínculo apasionado.

Amo los angeles India desde que puse un pie aquí: los angeles simplicidad de su gente, el Ganges, las insólitas montañas, pero no todos podemos amar algo que es tan susceptible, porque corremos el riesgo de volvernos vulnerables también.

En su tercera novela, Alexandra Risley vuelve a narrar con maestría las miserias de un imperio decadente en l. a. historia de Abigail y de Simon, dos personas capaces de inventar su propio destino.

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Another Man's Treasure by Renee Roszel

By Renee Roszel

The lie drew her in...

Raine, a shy professor, had no safeguard opposed to Cotter Hunt, a prosperous womanizer. After a mistake in his hands, she vows to move approximately her paintings and forget about him with all her middle and soul. It's too undesirable that her anthropology classification might be accomplishing a systematic research at his seashore mansion for an entire month! And it isn't simply Cotter's sexual energy she needs to care for. there's the tried break-in—is treachery afoot?

The good-looking investigative cop makes a play for Raine; in the meantime, Cotter glowers at her within the gentle of day, drawing her into his mattress after darkish. Raine's weak spot for Cotter terrifies her. She is falling in love with a guy who makes use of ladies and tosses them away like rubbish. Why can't she believe deep affection for her candy, straight forward cop? sooner than the month is over, her lifestyles might be perpetually replaced. Will or not it's for better—or for worse?

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Mémoires d’outre-tombe : Livres IX à XII by François-René de Chateaubriand

By François-René de Chateaubriand

Une « saison en enfer » : voilà ce que retracent les livres IX à XII des Mémoires d’outre-tombe. C’est ainsi du moins que, trente ans plus tard, Chateaubriand définit ce qu’ont été pour lui les années 1792 à 1800. Revenant d’Amérique, le jeune noble breton retrouve Paris dans los angeles tourmente de l. a. Révolution. Aux tableaux hallucinés de los angeles Terreur succède alors le récit de sa fuite : son bref passage dans l’armée des émigrés, puis son exil à Londres. Il y découvrira Shakespeare, Milton, Byron, et y puisera l’inspiration qui fera de lui, à son retour, le père des romantiques. Ces pages rendent compte du choc qu’a provoqué l’irruption de l’Histoire dans los angeles vie d’un homme alors âgé de vingt-quatre ans. Et illustrent brillamment le projet des Mémoires, tel que Chateaubriand l’a formulé dans sa Préface testamentaire : « Si j’étais destiné à vivre, je représenterais dans ma personne, représentée dans mes mémoires, les principes, les idées, les événements, les catastrophes, l’épopée de mon temps. »

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La danseuse du Gai-Moulin (Maigret, Livre 10) by Georges Simenon

By Georges Simenon

L. a. Danseuse du Gai-Moulin est un roman policier de Georges Simenon écrit en septembre 1931 et publié en novembre 1931 ; il fait partie de los angeles série des Maigret.

Écrit à bord de l'Ostrogoth, Ouistreham (Calvados), en septembre 1931.

Résumé
Dans une boîte de nuit de Liège, Le Gai-Moulin, deux jeunes gens (Jean Chabot et René Delfosse) passent los angeles soirée à courtiser l'entraîneuse Adèle Bosquet.

À los angeles clôture, ils se laissent enfermer dans los angeles cave de l'établissement afin de s'emparer de l. a. recette lorsqu'ils seront seuls. Au second où ils s'apprêtent à commettre leur forfait, les deux youth aperçoivent dans l'obscurité le cadavre d'un homme en qui ils reconnaissent Ephraïm Graphopoulos, un shopper de l. a. boîte.

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The Watercress Girls by Sheila Newberry

By Sheila Newberry

On a blazing sizzling day in past due August 1914, 12 year-old Mattie dances within the move, spraying her little sister Evie with silvery showers of water. they've got come right here to chill off and to select watercress for tea.

They are unaware that their idyllic formative years in Suffolk is nearly at an finish, for as their mom says, "all the world's long past mad . . . " the ladies will develop as much as lead very various lives. Mattie is destined to go back and forth faraway from domestic and to came across a dynasty of strong-minded girls like herself. Evie, within the position of kinfolk carer, nonetheless achieves a lovely profession.

But will the 2 sisters be reunited and a mystery resolved?

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