• Whichever Way the Wind Blows by David Clark

    By David Clark

    An American Saga!

    An account of future and an unlimited western empire outfitted upon the fight and company of individuals from many generations of many and sundry cultures, ethnic identities and kinfolk vows or pledges to clans. White, Black, unique american citizens etc from all of the ends of the earth; all got here jointly to construct and brawl; to paintings and plan to discover and safe the chance; this brilliant new future.
    The flip of the 20 th century came upon the US at many crossroads; Civil wars among the states and among white guy and Indian had introduced the kingdom to a time and position the place average males have been able to forgive and disregard and move ahead jointly right into a daring and impending destiny that was once evolving correct there in entrance in their eyes. A daring destiny that might require daring and intrepid women and men to make it take place; bold and audacious women and men to dwell and die and love in a harsh and significant land of such nice power and possibilities.
    Fate, windfall and natural good fortune blow like a excessive wasteland wind throughout a forbidding but promising panorama to behavior a forged of unforgettable characters alongside during this chronicle of dynasty equipped via easy difficult operating males and the energetic, able ladies who formed and molded the yank West. women and men to check the promise and face up to the demanding situations of Saga…

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  • Meet Me in Time by Charlotte Vale-Allen

    By Charlotte Vale-Allen

    The Burgess family members of Remington Park isn't like different households. Lisette is a mom who loves an excessive amount of; who's stricken yet does not recognize why; who wishes, yet does not comprehend what it's she wishes. Ray is a father distanced from his young children, deeply in love along with his spouse, absorbed in his career.

    Dana, Gaby and Glenn are the goods of this marriage. 3 burdened and unsure those who continue attempting, and failing, to make their means within the world.

    It is Glenn, the youngest baby, who's the last word concentration of this ebook; a drastically gifted, yet bewildered younger girl who depends upon alcohol to assist her locate a few type of course via her lifestyles. And it really is Cory, son of Gaby and grandson of Lisette, who -- opposed to the chances, despite the conditions -- is aware precisely what he wishes and has a strong internal path that might let him to realize it. And it really is Cory, too, who, remarkably, has a present for what every person else within the relations desires yet has such hassle discovering: love.

    The Burgesses are 3 generations of complicated, gifted, and pushed humans, all of whom were deeply, completely motivated by way of the misplaced and loving Lisette.

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  • La casa del mirador ciego (Letras Nórdicas nº 19) (Spanish by Herbjog Wassmo,Cristina Gómez Baggethun

    By Herbjog Wassmo,Cristina Gómez Baggethun

    l. a. casa del mirador ciego, publicada en 1981, es l. a. primera novela de Herbjørg Wassmo, reconocida como una de las mejores narradoras de los países nórdicos. El libro recibió el Premio de l. a. Crítica y es el comienzo de los angeles trilogía de Tora, que ha recibido, además, el Premio de Literatura del Consejo Nórdico.
    Esta novela narra, con l. a. sencillez característica de los angeles mejor literatura nórdica, l. a. vida de Tora, una niña nacida de l. a. relación de una noruega y un soldado alemán durante l. a. ocupación. Su infancia transcurre en un pequeño pueblo de Noruega, en los angeles casa que da título al libro, donde sufrirá, por una parte, los angeles ausencia de una madre con demasiadas ocupaciones y, por otra, los abusos de su padrastro. A pesar de toda esta hostilidad, Tora tiene las ilusiones propias de una niña de su edad, y gracias al cariño y los angeles fuerza de su tía Rakel irá creciendo.
    Más allá de narrar los angeles infancia y los angeles adolescencia de Tora, Wassmo nos plantea, desde l. a. mirada de una mujer, una cuestión common: el miedo, los angeles vergüenza y el sentimiento de culpa que siente l. a. víctima de una situación de abuso. Es una historia que irremediablemente nos llega al corazón, hace que nos sintamos cómplices de esta niña y quedemos expectantes de saber cómo será su vida.

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  • A Thousand Broken Pieces by Pearlie Chandra Singh

    By Pearlie Chandra Singh

    "In the center of a disaster, Liz Asha Taylor flees to Maryland, hoping that her boyfriend, Rishie, could ultimately reunite together with her. head over heels in love with him, she has something on her brain, that's to spend the remainder of her lifestyles with him. expecting a existence choked with happiness and enjoyment that she had lengthy dreamed of, her hopes are excessive. For the 1st time in her lifestyles, she realizes that she shouldn't have to place up along with her nagging, controlling father, who turns out to have ruined every thing in her existence. yet as though a depraved fairy had waved her magic wand and forged a damaging spell on her existence, one misfortunate situation after one other starts off to befall her.

    Trapped through her blunders, bitterness, and hurts, Liz unfolds the various struggles she undergoes in Maryland; yet even as, she reminisces approximately her previous existence in her native land, Guyana, the place she had lived for greater than twelve years. For a few unexplainable cause, there appears a few type of strange connection among her prior and current. during this spellbinding novel Liz unravels the darkish secrets and techniques from her previous, a early life full of harsh regulations, suspicion, and disillusion.

    As time is going by means of, in Maryland, Liz wonders if she may ever have the ability to navigate via all of the awful conditions and deep soreness in her existence. may possibly her aunt’s phrases of “anything undesirable can flip round” really come to cross in her lifestyles? Is it attainable for her to get a moment probability of reuniting together with her boyfriend? And might she be capable of make amends along with her father and include that easy blameless father-daughter courting of her youth years that she finally longs for?"

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  • Seeking the Shore (The Heart Tides Series Book 2) by Donna Gentry Morton

    By Donna Gentry Morton

    because the summer time of 1934 fades away, Julianna McAllister has each cause to think she’s widowed from her new husband and the nice love of her lifestyles, Jace McAllister. She were a rogue wave after they first met, resisting a shore the place her prosperous family’s expectancies weighted her down like heavy sand. The worst weight was once a finance’ named Leyton, who was once pushed to the shore by means of powerful currents of greed. Like a tide that carried her to a greater land, Jace helped her navigate clear of that shore---until a spectacular mystery from his previous collided with Leyton’s choice to reclaim and own her in hopes of controlling her family’s wealth. The devastating end result now unearths Julianna compelled to come to the realm she had escaped, basically now she’s followed through grief as she accepts Leyton’s triumph. yet does she quite settle for it? She predicts he’ll sooner or later fall and plans to patiently journey out the waves---until one she by no means expected crashes in, forcing her to think again how she charts her lifestyles with a guy whose identify rhymes with devil. All she wishes is a secure and strong shore on which to freely construct a brand new and peaceable lifestyles, yet extra unforeseen waves are forward, one with the ability to damage and one with the facility to revive. Uninterrupted, waves consistently head for the shore to which they’re destined. whilst those waves meet and stand up, just one can overtake the other.

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  • Calvinos Hotel: Roman (German Edition) by Peter H. Gogolin

    By Peter H. Gogolin

    Der Roman ist durch den Deutschen Literaturfonds gefördert. Greta steht ihr ganzes Leben lang zwischen zwei Männern, dem zurückgezogenen, feinsinnigen deutschen Komponisten Eduard Thallmann und dem lebenstüchtigen, italienischen Geschäftsmann Enrico Calvino. Vor ihren Kindern verbirgt sie diese scenario und nimmt das Geheimnis, dass sie zwei verschiedene Väter haben, mit ins Grab.

    Jahre nach ihrem Tod deckt ihr ältester Sohn Richard, der Erzähler des Romans, ihr Geheimnis auf. Viel zu spät erkennt er darin die Ursache seines wurzellosen Daseins und maßgeblicher Katastrophen, die ihm die Liebe seines Lebens zerstörten und deren Auswirkungen bis in die Gegenwart hineinwirken. Die Familiengeschichte spielt in Norditalien und Deutschland zur Zeit des Bosnienkrieges. Richard Thallmann, der als deutscher Luftwaffengeneral in die Entscheidungen des Natoeinsatzes in Bosnien involviert ist, gerät sein Leben aus den Fugen. Er muss begreifen, dass ein selbstbestimmtes Handeln nur begrenzt möglich ist.

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  • On World Religions: Diversity, Not Dissension by Anindita N Balslev

    By Anindita N Balslev

    ‘… Swamiji attended the realm Parliament of Religions at Chicago in 1893 as a real consultant of his kingdom and religion…Through his speeches at Chicago, and his next paintings in the USA and England, [he] confirmed the common relevance and value of India’s old philosophy and religious tradition in fixing the various difficulties linked to smooth living’. 

    —Shri Pranab Mukherjee, The President of India

     

    Based at the principles propagated via Swami Vivekananda, this booklet provides a short survey of varied ways to faith and gives various views of non secular variety. students and philosophers of many spiritual traditions study the social and cultural concerns that lie on the interstices of this non secular diversity.

     

    The quantity throws gentle on a number of mega trends—knowledge revolution, a brand new form of humanism stressing at the rights of underprivileged humans, equality of gender, and defense opposed to all sorts of exploitation, injustice besides the notice towards environmental matters, in addition to non secular revolution—all features of a brand new age. The members to this quantity have committed themselves to learning particular points of this titanic and complicated subject over a long time in their respective expert careers. The interview with HH Dalai Lama, Maulana Wahiduddin Khan, Karan Singh and Reverend Mpho Tutu types the main characteristic of this book.

     

    The quantity will attract these drawn to Philosophy, faith, heritage, tradition and Asian Studies.

     

     

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  • Un hibiscus dans l'amandier (French Edition) by Elyane Rochefort

    By Elyane Rochefort

    À l. a. mort de Geoffroy son époux, Éléonore se retrouve ruinée et sur le aspect d'être expulsée de l. a. belle demeure familiale, avec Thylane, sa fille, toute jeune pianiste surdouée,
    Elle est sauvées de l. a. déchéance par un couple d’Antillais nouvellement riches qui rachète los angeles propriété et dont elle devient l. a. gouvernante.
    Situation complexe et ambiguë mais avec le temps naîtront estime et appreciate réciproques.
    L'arrivée d'un nouveau préfet et de sa fille va chambouler l. a. vie trop sage d'Éléonore. Une ardour flamboyante va les réunir...
    Amours, drames, rires et pleurs, soleil et pluie... et toujours los angeles musique.
    Mais aussi l. a. magie et l. a. sagesse de Doulo le chamane, qui puise son énergie auprès des esprits de l. a. forêt.
    Un roman chaud et épicé, envoûtant comme l. a. Guyane...
    Situation complexe,
    relations ambiguës.
    Amours et drames,
    soleil et pluie,
    magie, et toujours
    la musique…
    Un roman chaud
    et épicé, envoûtant
    comme los angeles Guyane. ■

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  • The Dark Eagles: Wells in Desolation by David R. Smith

    By David R. Smith

    together with his trustworthy associates and mystical stone, Kief units out on his maximum experience but, to hunt passage around the harmful seas looking for the feared Wells in Desolation. yet there's extra to worry than enemy infantrymen and the pillaging rogues of the ocean as others search the ability of the stone.

    Keif encounters new acquaintances that support him alongside his trip and display secrets and techniques approximately his earlier and future. yet one fact threatens to doom the destiny of the darkish Eagles

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  • For the Duration: Earth’s Memories Series, Book IV by Nancy Larsen-Sanders

    By Nancy Larsen-Sanders

    "

    As a drought and the nice melancholy proceed to ravage Fremont County, Kansas, Deborah Nelson is making an attempt to elevate seven boys, with the aid of her associates and the spirit of her loved good friend, Grandfather Blue Sky. together with her husband, Christian, lacking for 2 years, Deborah has had no selection yet to profit to depend upon herself in doubtful and tough times.

    Even as black blizzards rage during the plains, Deborah remains to be decided to not go back to Minnesota the place existence is bound to be more straightforward. fortunately, her bachelor neighbor, Victor Whitesong, has agreed to percentage parenting obligations, relieving a few of her burden. inspired by means of the county agent, Deborah implements Roosevelt’s conservation courses on her land. Tensions boost because the KKK wreaks havoc at the group, forcing it to do so. Deborah and Victor fall in love. yet they have to hold their courting mystery, fearing the sheriff, who already abhors Deborah and suspects they prompted damage to her husband, although his physique hasn't ever been found.

    In this carrying on with old saga, Deborah is set to find the depths of racial prejudice whilst she opens her middle to her Indian neighbors and adjustments the dynamic of her kin as soon as again.

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