Dolor inconfeso en cruz de calma (Spanish Edition) by J. Delgado-Figueroa

By J. Delgado-Figueroa

En los angeles década del 1960 un joven puertorriqueño emigra al estado de Minnesota para escapar una vida well-known turbulenta y hacer realidad su convicción de tener una vocación religiosa. l. a. cura es peor que los angeles enfermedad. los angeles intolerancia racial y los angeles hipocresía religiosa lo llevan a tomar decisiones funestas. los angeles narración de este diario novelado abarca desde los años 30 hasta el 1970 en Puerto Rico, Estados Unidos y Vietnam, con referencias históricas reales a l. a. iglesia católica norteamericana y su influencia cultural y educativa en Puerto Rico a partir del 1950. El título es un verso del poema "Evocación", de Laura Gallego Otero.

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The Day They Came by Gerard Breissan

By Gerard Breissan

GERARD LOUIS BREISSAN is a local of Aix-en-Provence within the South of France and a Canadian citizen. As a boy, he studied classical literature and confirmed an early present for writing, successful many tuition and neighborhood prizes, which have been backed by means of Hachette the publishers and the Lycée Mignet.
Since 2005, he has been operating and residing in China, the place he's the top of Hospitality and Tourism administration at Jilin University-Lambton university in Changchun, China, taking the opportunity additionally to trip round the nation to profit approximately chinese language tradition and traditions.
Breissan tells us that many amazing occasions happened all through his early years, which he has consistently felt a compulsion to reveal. within the Day They got here he eventually speaks out. it's occasionally tricky to tell apart truth from fiction, yet you, the reader, needs to decide.
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THE DAY THEY got here is the gripping tale of and younger adult's adventures within the South of France and the African Congo. Gérard meets and kinds an unbreakable bond with the alien Eudoxus, who turns into his mentor and mother or father angel. He recounts the fisherman Etienne's tale a few terrifying and amazing typhoon off Le Grau du Roi within the French Camargue, while six males misplaced their lives. the tale ends whilst Gerard is twenty-one. just like the author, whose identify he stocks, he joins the hospitality to determine the realm. in the course of the narrative and as he grows up and matures, Gerard struggles to stay actual to himself, and to discover the proper direction in life.

"I loved this story of a teenager's shut encounters with an alien who turns into his father or mother angel, rescuing him from quite a few scrapes, as soon as within the guise of an ageless Jesuit missionary within the Congo. An inventive and pleasant learn, no matter if you are not a ufologist." – John Russell, SJ, previously long-time Warden of Ricci corridor, collage of Hong Kong.

"Breissan's story poses many questions for readers questioned by means of alien craft phenomena. – Alien from one other global? Angel from Heaven? Who, or what's the mysterious yet benign Eudoxus?" – Margaret Clarke, acclaimed translator of the longer term fiction classics, The final guy and the area because it will likely be and previously lecturer in English at Notre Dame university of schooling, Glasgow, United Kingdom.

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Hamba Sugar Daddy by Nape `a Motana

By Nape `a Motana

Meet Rolivhowa Ramabulana, a grade 12 pupil
whose monetary problems are exploited and
influenced via Kedibone Mahlope and her crew of
chomi’s into being a sugar child. Rolivhowa’s whole
lifestyle adjustments after assembly Bigvy Masemola,
the sugar daddy; she not eats an analogous food
as she had like different financially challenged students
and is now capable of manage to pay for dear garments and
carry the most recent high priced cell. Bigvy has introduced
her to a brand new way of life yet at what cost?
While sugar daddies will not be a brand new phenomenon,
their most recent incarnation may be defined as a
symptom of the “new” post-1994 South Africa
with its rampant consumerism and glittering
shopping shops, popular adequate in South Africa
for it to have created a suitable culture. The
unstoppable upward thrust of social media and more straightforward internet
access has resulted in the production of web sites that offer
a ‘hook up’ and the engagement in transactional
sex. younger women can now meet and hook up
with a number of sugar daddies who will supply the
lifestyle they wish on the click on of a button.

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Micah Clarke (1888) by Arthur Conan Doyle

By Arthur Conan Doyle

This early paintings via Arthur Conan Doyle used to be initially released in 1888 and we're now republishing it with a new introductory biography. Arthur Conan Doyle was once born in Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1859. It used to be among 1876 and 1881, whereas learning drugs on the collage of Edinburgh, that he all started writing brief tales, and his first piece used to be released in Chambers's Edinburgh magazine prior to he was once 20. In 1887, Conan Doyle's first major paintings, A learn in Scarlet, seemed in Beeton's Christmas Annual. It featured the 1st visual appeal of detective Sherlock Holmes, the protagonist who used to be to finally make Conan Doyle's recognition. A prolific author, Conan Doyle persisted to supply a variety of fictional works over the subsequent years. we're republishing those vintage works in cheap, top of the range, smooth variants, utilizing the unique textual content and artwork.

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An English Summer by A M Crook,Andrew Crook

By A M Crook,Andrew Crook

1985 'It was once now in the course of the 12 months in the course of a decade that might see a really varied Britain rising on the finish of the eighties to the person who entered it'. For one staff of college leavers and twenty-somethings in an English village but the social alterations of 'Thatcher's Britain' appeared an international away; that's until eventually the occasions that summer time took a perilous flip. Their village and their lives might by no means be a similar again.

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Mereweather County Cold Case: Cold Case (Mereweather Cold by J Beaver

By J Beaver

Benjamin Uster Kingsford, aka. Buster, is ready to reveal a city hiding a horrendous mystery that may damage a city and a state. He grew to become conscious of the conspiracy at age ten, yet didn't comprehend the ramifications of what he suggestion he knew. Now at age eighteen, coming into collage to turn into a forensic scientist, he vowed commencement day to show the canopy up of the homicide of 2 ladies, the fireplace that destroyed the proof, and the secrets and techniques being hidden by means of a city absolute to demons and devils, no matter if it price him his lifestyles. With assistance from buddies, and Angel; he starts the adventure to show all people concerned, discovering himself uncovered to an identical demons who had already destroyed humans he enjoyed. because the clues start to pile up, so do the our bodies of the folks he loves. Can he entire the exposé, or will he prove one of many useless and dying?

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Quecksilbertage (German Edition) by Eva Schörkhuber

By Eva Schörkhuber

In der blauen Morgendämmerung hängt eine Leuchtschrift: »Aufstehen!«
Vor den verdutzten Augen der Morgen- und der Spätnachtmenschen verwandelt sich die Schrift. Unzählige leuchtende Punkte wirbeln durcheinander und formieren sich neu. »Aufstand!« schwebt jetzt in der morgenfrischen Luft über dem Höchstädtplatz im 20. Wiener Gemeindebezirk. Die Menschen reiben sich die versandeten Träume und den letzten Schnaps aus den Augen.
Was soll das heißen?

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Summer Haze by Michael J. Tucker

By Michael J. Tucker

3 proficient musicians stand up out of tragic childhoods that integrated verbal, actual, emotional, and sexual abuse through their fathers. Digger, Chip, and Aria placed their pasts in the back of them, mix their skills jointly, and attain stardom at the degree within the songs they write and practice.

Digger is verbally and bodily abused through his father, the landlord of a mortuary who forces his son to play hymns at companies to assuage mourners as compensation for his piano classes. Chip’s father is shipped to prison for murdering his mom, and Chip needs to abandon his loved puppy and residential to reside in a trailer within the mountains along with his grandparents. Aria silently endures the nightly horror of rape via her father and seeks sanctuary within the church choir lower than the tutelage of a former kingdom song superstar. each one reveals convenience in track and devotes concentration to their instrument—Digger, the keyboard; Chip, the guitar; and Aria, her voice.

Best buddies Digger and Chip discover a drummer, commence a band, after which hit the line. They play in dive bars through the South and casinos alongside the Gulf Coast. The trio catches the attention of an agent, Eli Bowditch, who lures them to Nashville—Music urban united states! Eli provides the attractive blonde singer, Aria, to the lads’ band, adjustments its identify to summer season Haze, and sends them on journey. functionality by way of functionality, good fortune comes, yet resentment, jealousy, and suspicion threaten to fracture the band.

The novel summer time Haze is a coming of age of 3 youths—their bond of artistic expertise and abilities combined with friendship, their fight for fulfillment and opposed to infighting, and their dealing with of repute by way of loss.

"From the most effective beginning strains in a singular i have ever learn to the killer finishing, Michael Tucker's summer season Haze had me. This beautiful slice of lifestyles at the highway to stardom effectively nails the psyche of the suffering musician/songwriter. you will discover a simple learn with plausible characters and a narrative certain to tug at your center strings."
Tom Pallardy, writer, musician, songwriter, producer.

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