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Download Stormsvala (Mirjam och Hervor, Bok 4) by Marianne Cedervall PDF

By Marianne Cedervall

Mirjam och Hervor i ny! until eventually ny har de kommit för att hjälpa sina döttrar, som startat ett lyxigt svenskt spa på long island. Hervors dotter Ingrid får ett gåtfullt brev från Sverige och en manlig kund lyckas påverka Hervor så until eventually den milda grad att hon until eventually och med tappar sin förmåga att skåda in i framtiden. Hon hävdar bestämt att hon är utbränd, vilket Mirjam inte riktigt tror på. Mirjam litar inte på den charmige mannen som har tid att vara på spaet ständigt och jämt. Dessutom tar han sig in i deras bostad. Vem är han egentligen och vad gör han i manhattan?

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Download Relatos del mar: De Colón a Hemingway by Jules Verne, Roald Dahl, Charles Dickens, Edgar Allan Poe, PDF

By Jules Verne, Roald Dahl, Charles Dickens, Edgar Allan Poe, Rudyard Kipling, Daniel Defoe, Ernest Hemingway, Franz Kafka, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Bram Stoker, Herman Melville, Henry James, Joseph Conrad, Leo Tolstoy, Anton Chekhov, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Robert

«En el camarote, sentados alrededor de una lámpara que, con su luz agonizante, volvía aún más tétrica l. a. oscuridad, todo el mundo tenía algún naufragio o catástrofe que relatar.» Washington Irving, «La travesía»

El 25 de diciembre de 1492 Cristóbal Colón anotaba en su Diario que l. a. nao Santa María acababa de encallar en los angeles costa noroeste de l. a. genuine República Dominicana. Con este pasaje se inicia nuestra antología de Relatos del mar, preparada por Marta Salís: forty six piezas de distintos géneros, épocas y nacionalidades que ilustran, a través de los angeles narración histórica o l. a. literatura de creación, l. a. fascinación que el mar ha ejercido desde siempre sobre el ser humano.

Memorias de exploradores, capitanes negreros, esclavos y náufragos se combinan con relatos de pescadores, piratas, buscadores de tesoros y simples pasajeros; los angeles dimensión épica convive con los angeles exploración lírica, sin olvidar los buques fantasma y toda los angeles contribución del mar al género fantástico. Veremos a Jack London haciendo surf y a un elegante matrimonio, en un cuento de Scott Fitgerald, a punto de zozobrar, genuine y figuradamente, en el curso de una larga travesía. Asistiremos con Turguénev a un incendio en el mar y con Kafka a los angeles confesión de un hombre condenado a vagar en una barca por toda l. a. eternidad… l. a. nómina de autores aquí representados reúne varios nombres clave de l. a. literatura universal.

Autores recogidos en esta antología: Hernando Colón, Alexandre O. Exquemelin, Daniel Defoe, Olaudah Equiano, Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper, Wilhelm Hauff, Hugh Crow, Daniel Tyerman y George Bennet, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Richard Henry Dana, hijo, Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Dickens, Anthony Trollope, Henry James, Benito Pérez Galdós, Jules Verne, Robert Louis Stevenson, Iván S. Turguénev, man de Maupassant, Lev N. Tolstói, Herman Melville, Antón P. Chéjov, Rudyard Kipling, Bram Stoker, Marcel Schwob, Fritdjof Nansen, Stephen Crane, Rainer Maria Rilke, Winston Churchill, Pío Baroja, Joshua Slocum, Emilio Salgari, Emilia Pardo Bazán, William H. Hodgson, Jack London, Richard Middleton, Maksim Gorki, Saki, Joseph Conrad, Franz Kafka, Liam O’Flaherty, Francis Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Roald Dahl.

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Download Maximum Memories by Abby Gordon PDF

By Abby Gordon

Blamed for the failure of her first venture, Ginny Erickson left the darkish and tenuous international of targeted operations and serious about the only factor that mattered so much. Ever due to the fact, she's lived in worry that she might lose all of it to the guy who grew to become her global the other way up ten years ago.

Tormented with partial amnesia, Max Shannon unearths himself reunited with the lady he believes deserted him while he wanted her so much. Buckling less than the burden of a decade of secrets and techniques, Max is pressured to struggle side-by-side with the only girl he may by no means forget.

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Download El beso de la mujer araña by Manuel Puig PDF

By Manuel Puig

El esquema de esta novela es de genial simplicidad. Se configura como una sucesión de escenas dialogadas entre dos presos recluidos en una misma celda de una prisión bonaerense. Así, Martín, un gay de gran imaginación, irá relatando viejos melodramas cinematográficos a Valentín, activista político e idealista, para aliviarle de los efectos de las sesiones de tortura a que lo somete los angeles policía política de los angeles dictadura. En los angeles conversación de los presos, Puig lleva a sus últimas consecuencias uno de sus más originales procedimientos narrativos: el empleo de elementos de l. a. cultura pop como correlato objetivo de las vivencias de los protagonistas. los angeles confrontación entre los dos hombres se resolverá en una profunda transformación inside, para cerrarse en un sacrificio estéril sólo en apariencia: inmolándose verán al fin su verdadero rostro, llegarán a ser ellos mismos. El beso de l. a. mujer araña consolidó los angeles fama de Manuel Puig en el ámbito internacional gracias al extraordinario éxito de su versión cinematográfica y teatral, y fue, también, su novela más well known. En palabras de Mario Vargas Llosa: «La obra de Puig es una de las más originales de los últimos años del siglo XX». En los angeles conversación de los dos presos, Puig lleva a sus últimas consecuencias uno de sus más originales procedimientos narrativos: el empleo de elementos de l. a. cultura pop como correlato objetivo de las vivencias de los protagonistas y como metáfora vulnerable de hacer progresar los angeles acción, supliendo, por elipsis, lo no dicho directamente. Pese a los angeles cursilería e inverosimilitud de las cintas cuyo argumento narra el gay al preso político, los angeles confrontación entre los dos hombres, el desvelamiento de regiones latentes de l. a. personalidad de cada uno de ellos, se resolverá en una profunda transformación inside, para cerrarse en un sacrificio estéril sólo en apariencia: inmolándose, han visto al fin su verdadero rostro, han llegado a ser ellos mismos. Llevada al cine destacadamente en Estados Unidos por Héctor Babenco, El beso de l. a. mujer araña tuvo también outstanding éxito internacional en su versión teatral, adaptada recientemente al music-hall en Broadway.

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Download Maeve Binchy's Treasury: Over 40 Heartwarming Stories by Maeve Binchy PDF

By Maeve Binchy

A suite of Maeve Binchy's center warming brief tales, together with a few set in Australia, all exhibiting her deep insights into relations life.

Maeve Binchy is among the world's top enjoyed tale tellers. This assortment from Australia and world wide provides us tales which are unhappy and satisfied, considerate and humourous, yet consistently abounding with the author's exchange mark generosity of spirit. households, buddies, enthusiasts and the lonely, all are drawn with affection and wisdom.

* Elsa makes a Christmas want on the Statue of Liberty which comes actual in a such a lot unforeseen way.

* Amy opts for the easy lifestyles whilst Dan bites off greater than he can chew.

* Frankie makes use of an unforeseen journey with Robert to determine what she quite desires from their relationship.

* Victor, a self-confessed hopeless romantic, accompanies a pal to Australia without considered love on his mind.

* Nick and Janet meet on the Sydney Fish Markets...everything turns out ideal, what may cross wrong?

* Victoria imagines what it's going to suggest to her widowed father to hitch her in his liked Paris for a weekend.

* Bran enters a contest to develop his horizons.

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Download Liberté dans la montagne by Marc Graciano PDF

By Marc Graciano

«Depuis bien des jours le vieux cheminait avec los angeles petite le lengthy de los angeles rivière. Quelquefois le vieux tenait los angeles major de l. a. petite mais, le plus souvent, il l. a. laissait voyager seule autour de lui» : telle est los angeles première word de ce roman puissamment envoûtant tant par l. a. pressure dramatique constante que Marc Graciano parvient à conserver tout au lengthy de ce voyage initiatique, semé d'embûches, dans un temps très ancien, que par son type precise, à base de litanies.
Dans leur périple vers l'amont de los angeles rivière, le nord, le vieux et l. a. petite traversent une nature à l. a. fois splendide et sauvage, croisent des personnages inoubliables, comme le veneur.
Vers où les conduira leur destin ?

Marc Graciano est né le 14 février 1966. Il vit au pied des montagnes aux confins de l'Ain et du Jura.
Liberté dans los angeles montagne est son optimal livre.

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Download Sisterhood Everlasting (Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, by Ann Brashares PDF

By Ann Brashares

From number 1 big apple instances bestselling writer Ann Brashares comes the welcome go back of the characters whose friendship grew to become a touchstone for a iteration. Now Tibby, Lena, Carmen, and Bridget have grown up, beginning their lives on their lonesome. And even though the denims they shared are long past, the sisterhood is everlasting.

Despite having jobs and males that they love, each one is aware that anything is lacking: the closeness that after sustained them. Carmen is a winning actress in long island, engaged to be married, yet misses her acquaintances. Lena reveals solace in her paintings, instructing in Rhode Island, yet nonetheless thinks of Kostos and the line she didn’t take. Bridget lives along with her longtime boyfriend, Eric, in San Francisco, and even though part of her desires to cool down, a much bigger half can’t appear to shed her outdated restlessness.

Then Tibby reaches out to bridge the gap, sending the others airplane tickets for a reunion that all of them breathlessly wait for. And certainly, it's going to switch their lives forever—but in ways in which none of them might ever have expected.

As relocating and life-changing as an come across with long-lost top pals, Sisterhood eternal is a robust tale approximately transforming into up, wasting your manner, and discovering the braveness to create a brand new one.

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Download Line of Fire (Autumn Rain, Book 4) by Rachel Ann Nunes PDF

By Rachel Ann Nunes

ISBN: 1609071557
EAN: 9781609071554
ASIN: 1609071557
Publisher: Shadow Mountain
Publication Date: 2012-09-04
Number of Pages: 320

Some secrets and techniques are top left by myself. Autumn Rain is again to paintings, besides good-looking Detective Shannon Martin, yet this time her research is own. Autumn needs to end up even if Cody Beckett, her organic father, is accountable for the disappearance of a tender woman. His prior list makes him the most suspect, whether there s now not adequate facts to arrest him, and Autumn s impressive skill to obtain impressions from gadgets that experience precise desiring to their proprietors can be the single method she will be able to discover the reality. What Autumn discovers is much greater than she anticipated secrets and techniques, lies, misplaced facts, and multiple lacking woman all pointing to a end she doesn t are looking to settle for. yet whereas Autumn struggles together with her personal unstable feelings, time is operating out and he or she could be the subsequent sufferer. Line of fireplace is a fast moving romantic suspense with a mystical twist. The fourth publication in a chain of stand-alone novels that includes Autumn Rain

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Download The Understory by Elizabeth Leiknes PDF

By Elizabeth Leiknes

Tale Easton understands the 1st line of each ebook, yet by no means the last.

She by no means cries, yet she fakes it beautifully.

And at evening, she escapes from the failure of her personal lifestyles by means of breaking into the houses of others, and feeling, for a short time, like a special, higher person.

But one evening, as an uninvited visitor in someone's empty room, she discovers a narrative sadder than her personal: a boy named Cooper Payne, whose dream of vacationing the Amazon rainforest and learning the moonflower from his favourite publication, Once Upon a Moonflower, died along his father.

For purposes even she doesn't totally comprehend, tale comes to a decision that she is going to aid Cooper and his mom. she is going to make his dream come true.

The Understory is a paranormal, relocating, humorous, and poignant tale of failure and luck; of falling aside and rebuilding; and of coincidences that by no means particularly are. half comedy, half drama, and half fairy story, Elizabeth Leiknes's moment novel is a ask yourself you won't quickly overlook.

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Download L'inspecteur cadavre (Maigret, Livre 47) by Georges Simenon PDF

By Georges Simenon

L'Inspecteur Cadavre est un roman policier de Georges Simenon, publié en 1944. Il fait partie de los angeles série des Maigret. Son écriture s'est déroulée en mars 1943.
La première édition est parue dans le recueil Signé Picpus, édité en janvier 1944.

Résumé
Le 7 janvier, à Saint-Aubin-les-Marais, Albert Retailleau est écrasé par un teach. twist of fate ou meurtre ? los angeles rumeur publique accuse Étienne Naud qui, pour étouffer le scandale, demande conseil à son beau-frère, juge parisien, lequel prie son ami Maigret d'aller sur position aider Naud.

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