Dining on Stones

By Iain Sinclair

Eating on Stones is Iain Sinclair's sharp, edgy secret of London and its environs. Andrew Norton, poet, visionary and hack, is passed a mysterious package deal that sees him hand over London and head out alongside the A13 on an as but undefined quest. Holing up in a roadside resort, not able to make experience of his seek, he's haunted by means of ghosts: of the lifeless and the not-so useless; tough better halves and ex-wives; East finish gangsters; even competing models of himself. moving from Hackney to Hastings and all areas in-between, whereas dissecting a man's fractured psyche piece by way of piece, eating on Stones is a puzzle and a quest - for either author and reader. "Exhilarating, splendidly humorous, tremendously unsettling - Sinclair on best form". (Daily Telegraph). "Prose of just about incantatory energy, reduce with Chandleresque pithiness". (Sunday Times). "Spectacular: the paintings of a guy with the facility to determine issues as they're, and amplify that imaginative and prescient with a readability that's immediately hallucinatory and forensic". (Independent on Sunday). Iain Sinclair is the writer of Downriver (winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize and the Encore Award); Landor's Tower; White Chappell, Scarlet Tracings; lighting Out for the Territory; Lud warmth; Rodinsky's Room (with Rachel Lichtenstein); Radon Daughters; London Orbital, eating on Stones, Hackney, that Rose-Red Empire, and Ghost Milk. he's additionally the editor of London: urban of Disappearances.

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Cinzas Do Norte

By Milton Hatoum

'Cinzas do Norte', terceiro romance de Milton Hatoum, é o relato de uma longa revolta e do esforço de compreendê-la. Na Manaus dos anos 50 e 60, dois meninos travam uma amizade que atravessará toda a vida. De um lado, Olavo, de apelido Lavo, o narrador, menino órfão, criado por dois tios mal-e-mal remediados, que cresce à sombra da família Mattoso; de outro, Raimundo Mattoso, ou Mundo, filho de Alícia, mãe jovem e mercurial, e do aristocrático Trajano. No centro das ambições de Trajano está a Vila Amazônia, palacete junto a Parintins, sede de uma plantação de juta e pesadelo máximo de Mundo. A fim de realizar suas inclinações artísticas, ou quem sabe para investigar suas angústias mais profundas, o jovem engalfinha-se numa luta contra o pai, a província, an ethical dominante e, para culminar, os militares que tomam o poder em 1964 e dão início à vertiginosa destruição de Manaus. Editora Companhia das Letras Edição: 2005 Páginas: 311

Artikelnummer LBr65
ISBN 9788535906851
EUR 29,70
Versandgewicht 0,40 kg
Hersteller Editora Companhia das Letras

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Love Beyond Reason

By Sandra Brown

Katherine Adams stated she'd by no means make her sister Mary's error. Mary's fairy-tale marriage into the rich, robust Manning dynasty had changed into a nighmare of abuse. Then, at the evening her playboy husband used to be killed in a motor vehicle coincidence, Mary died in childbirth. Now savvy, clever, and extremely offended Katherine vowed to by no means permit a Manning, any Manning, close to Mary's baby -- now not even the speeding, charismatic oil guy who confirmed up at her door. Katherine desired to think Jason Manning wasn't like his ruthless kinfolk. yet secrets and techniques and lies have been a part of his historical past. And Katherine can be destroyed via a fact she was once afraid to face...and a guy she couldn't face up to.

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No me dejes (Ne me quitte pas)

By Màxim Huerta

«Al señor Dominique Brulé le gusta llegar de noche a su floristería. Siempre cierra los ojos antes de encender las luces y les da un tiempo a sus plantas para que se coloquen porque imagina que han estado toda l. a. noche mezclándose unas con otras. Nunca las pilla en movimiento, un día sucederá. Cuando inauguró l. a. tienda pensó encerrarse y dejarse morir, pero al ver que las tímidas siemprevivas sobrevivían sin agua después de semanas sin atención alguna, se dio cuenta de que él también podría vivir sin su amor».L’Étoile Manquante, los angeles floristería del señor Dominique, es el lugar preferido de Mercedes y Tilde, dos españolas que llevan más de cuarenta años trabajando en Francia. Las dos creen que están solas, porque a Mercedes l. a. abandonó su marido nada más cruzar l. a. frontera y Tilde no fue capaz de encontrar a quien los angeles quisiera. Un buen día, se instala en sus vidas un huracán encarnado en los angeles joven Violeta, que llega de Madrid huyendo de un amor que se empeña en perseguirla.

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King of the Mountain: A Loveswept Classic Romance

By Fran Baker

Fran Baker tells the outstanding tale of a unmarried mother who needs to query her convictions after seeing an adversary in a distinct light.
 
Kitty Reardon is a operating mom suffering to make ends meet and circulation on from her disastrous first marriage. As a third-generation miner, she has continually believed that administration is a average enemy. So whilst Kitty comes face-to-face with the mine’s present proprietor after a vehicle coincidence one wet evening, she’s stunned to discover that he’s younger, thoughtful—and drop-dead gorgeous.
 
Ben Cooper is working his family’s mine at a loss, and to show a revenue, he must impose wage cuts. however the fiercely passionate Kitty should not have it. Swayed by way of her arguments—and captivated via her smoldering beauty—Ben makes a decision to benefit extra in regards to the mine ahead of imposing any drastic adjustments. Kitty is simply the individual to teach him the ropes. Now if merely Ben can persuade Kitty that they’re at the related part and—the greater challenge—that they’re made for every other.
 
Includes a unique message from the editor, in addition to excerpts from different Loveswept titles.

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Leela's Surrender

By Reva Venkata

On a flight again to India, Leela didn’t count on to be seated subsequent to her long-lost early life good friend Anil, now a good-looking and robust businessman. Strong-willed and fiercely self sufficient, Leela has outfitted a lifestyles in a foreign country all on her personal. yet as challenge after challenge faces her in India, Leela has no selection yet to show to Anil. Leela is aware she is jogging into risky territory by means of accepting Anil’s support. yet as each glance and each contact attracts her nearer and in the direction of Anil, can she protect her middle and her self sufficient existence?

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Lovers at Heart: Treat Braden (Love in Bloom: The Bradens Book 1)

By Melissa Foster

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Handsome, prosperous hotel proprietor deal with Braden is used to getting what he desires. whilst Max Armstrong walked into his existence six months prior, he observed all the way through the effective and able façade she wore like a guard, to the candy, sensual lady who lay underneath. She sparked an surprising wish in him for greater than a one-night stand, leaving his center reeling and his blood boiling. yet one mistake triggered her to show away, and now, after six months of eager for the only lady he can't have, he is going domestic to aim to omit her altogether.

Max Armstrong has a profitable profession, a snug way of life, and she's by no means wanted a guy to aid her locate her way--until deal with Braden stuck her recognition at a marriage in Nassau, inflicting a surge of feelings too such as the painful previous she'd spent years attempting to overlook. Max will do whatever to prevent reliving that pain--including forgoing her toe-curling, heart-pounding wish for Treat.

When an opportunity come across becomes an evening of excessive ardour, deal with realizes that the error he made six months past can cause him to lose Max thoroughly. he'll do every little thing inside of his strength to win her middle forever--and Max is compelled to stand her hurtful earlier head on for the fellow she can't aid yet love.
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Lovers at middle (Treat & Max)
Destined for romance (Rex & Jade)
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Taken through Love (Luke)
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Romancing My Love (Pierce)
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Dreaming of affection (Emily)
Crashing into Love (Jake)
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Promise My Love (Rex & Jade's marriage ceremony Novella)
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Game of affection (Dex)
Stroke of affection (Sage)
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Slope of affection (Rush)
Read, Write, Love (Kurt)

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Seaside goals (Bella)
Seaside Hearts (Jenna)
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Seaside Whispers (Matt)

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Healed via Love (Nate)
Surrender My Love (Cole)
River of affection (Sam)
Crushing on Love (Shannon)
Whisper of affection (Tempest)
Thrill of affection (Ty)
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AUTHOR BIO
Melissa Foster is a brand new York instances & united states this present day bestselling and award-winning writer. She writes horny and heartwarming modern romance with emotionally compelling characters that stick with you lengthy when you flip the final web page. ideal seashore reads for modern romance fanatics who take pleasure in filthy rich, fiercely dependable, heroes and shrewdpermanent, sassy heroines.

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Carter's Unfocused, One-Track Mind (Carter Novel, A)

By Brent Crawford

After an eventful freshman yr and a disastrous summer time, fifteen-year-old Will Carter returns to Merrian excessive none the wiser. The yr begins lovely usually. he is again at the soccer box (the bench sector of the field). He and his boys begin a struggle membership to guard themselves opposed to frightening Terry Moss, who's out of juvie and searching Carter. And he is going to homecoming back with Amber Lee. the excellent news: she's quite into him this 12 months. The undesirable information: she's every kind of pregnant (not together with his child, yet that most likely is going with out saying).

When his on-again/off-again female friend, Abby, is approved to the recent York Drama institution, Carter's international is thrown upside-down. She desires him to use to the college, too. He is aware it might be notable, and he is beautiful definite Abby could allow him see her bare in long island. yet what approximately his boys? And along with his sister headed to varsity, can his mom and dad continue to exist with out him? Plus, the appliance is really long.

It will take loads of soul-searching (and in-school suspensions) for Carter to make his selection. meanwhile, there are many sessions to be overdue to, events to prevent, and law enforcement officials to run from.

The laughs and stable instances proceed in Carter's Unfocused, One-Track Mind, the 3rd ebook within the Carter series.

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Casebook Of The Black Widowers (The Black Widowers, Book 3)

By Isaac Asimov

The 3rd within the Black Widowers sequence, a set of witty and cleverly concocted conundrums approximately diversified themes and with sufficient info given for the devoted reader to determine the reply prior to Henry the waiter does so. as soon as a month the Black Widowers membership meets to get pleasure from solid nutrition, superb wine, convivial corporation - and to entertain a guest.

Each month the visitor presents them with a conundrum - a secret which has thus far proved thoroughly baffling.

And so the Black Widowers started working at the challenge - aided and abetted by means of Henry, their perspicacious waiter, whose powers of deduction by no means fail to astonish...

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The Troublesome Offspring of Cardinal Guzman

With an identical ebullient storytelling, luxuriant prose, and irrepressible eroticism he delivered to The conflict of Don Emmanuel s Nether components and Señor Vivo and the Coca Lord, Louis de Bernières maintains his chronicle of Cochadebajo, the Andean village the place macho philosophers, defrocked monks, and reformed (though not often inactive) prostitutes cohabit in pleased anarchy. yet this unruly utopia is imperiled while the demon-harried Cardinal Guzman makes a decision to inaugurate a brand new Inquisition, with Cochadebajo as its final target.  
     On his aspect, the Cardinal has a military of enthusiasts who're all too keen to wreck our bodies for you to retailer souls. The Cochadebajeros have necessary little ammunition, except you count number chef Dolores's incendiary poultry of a real guy, and a civil security that deems not anything extra an important than the act of affection. half epic, half farce, The complicated Offspring of Cardinal Guzman confirms de Bernières's attractiveness as England's resolution to Gabriel García Márquez.

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