L Eredit Dei Templari

Author: Raymond Khoury
Editor: Newton Compton Editori
ISBN: 8854132268
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Un nuovo entusiasmante mistero sulla storia segreta dei cavalieri del tempioCostantinopoli, 1203. Mentre la città è assediata dall’esercito crociato di Papa Innocenzo, un drappello di Templari guidato da Everardo di Tiro si prepara a una missione segreta: trafugare alcuni misteriosi documenti dalla biblioteca del palazzo imperiale. Caricati i preziosi forzieri su un carro, Everardo e i suoi confratelli fuggono verso le montagne. Ma di loro si perderà presto ogni traccia...Città del Vaticano, ai giorni nostri. Sean Reilly, agente dell’FBI, riesce a infiltrarsi nei misteriosi archivi dell’Inquisizione. La donna che ama, l’archeologa Tess Chaykin, è stata rapita, e l’unico modo per salvarla è trovare un documento antichissimo, rimasto nascosto per secoli e secoli. Un documento che riguarda le origini del Cristianesimo e ne svela gli indicibili segreti...Hanno custodito il segreto della chiesa per oltre mille anni. Fino a oggi. Raymond Khourylibanese, si è trasferito a New York nel 1975, allo scoppio della guerra civile, e alla fine del conflitto ha fatto ritorno a Beirut, dove ha studiato architettura. Scrittore, produttore e sceneggiatore, ha lavorato a Londra e Los Angeles. I suoi romanzi hanno riscosso un grande successo in tutto il mondo. Con la Newton Compton ha pubblicato i bestseller Il santuario, Il segno di Dio e L'eredità dei templari. Il suo sito internet è: www.raymondkhoury.com

Rasputin S Shadow

Author: Raymond Khoury
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 0698138317
Size: 20,68 MB
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Raymond Khoury, the international bestselling author of The Last Templar, is back with another ingenious, fast-paced thriller that straddles present-day NYC and Russia in the early 1900s—the time of the infamous Rasputin and his mysterious rise to power. FBI special agent Sean Reilly is tasked with a delicate case. A Russian diplomat seems to have committed suicide by jumping out of a sixth-floor window in Queens, New York. The apartment’s owners are missing, while a faceless killer known only as Koschey—“the Deathless”—is roaming the city and leaving a trail of death in his wake. Joined by Russian FSB agent Larisa Tchoumitcheva, Reilly’s investigation soon uncovers a deadly, desperate search for a mysterious device whose origins reach back in time to the darkest days of the Cold War and to Imperial Russia. A device that, in the wrong hands, could have a devastating impact on our world. Packed with the twists and suspense, the impeccable historical research, and the present and past story lines that Khoury’s fans have come to expect, Rasputin’s Shadow will keep readers turning pages long into the night. From the Paperback edition.

Riding The Bullet

Author: Stephen King
Editor: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743204670
Size: 16,53 MB
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From international bestseller Stephen King the first ebook ever published—a novella about a young man who hitches a ride with a driver from the other side. Riding the Bullet is “a ghost story in the grand manner” from the bestselling author of Bag of Bones, The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon, and The Green Mile—a short story about a young man who hitches a ride with a driver from the other side.

One For The Books

Author: Joe Queenan
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 1101601191
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One of America’s leading humorists and author of the bestseller Closing Time examines his own obsession with books Joe Queenan became a voracious reader as a means of escape from a joyless childhood in a Philadelphia housing project. In the years since then he has dedicated himself to an assortment of idiosyncratic reading challenges: spending a year reading only short books, spending a year reading books he always suspected he would hate, spending a year reading books he picked with his eyes closed. In One for the Books, Queenan tries to come to terms with his own eccentric reading style—how many more books will he have time to read in his lifetime? Why does he refuse to read books hailed by reviewers as “astonishing”? Why does he refuse to lend out books? Will he ever buy an e-book? Why does he habitually read thirty to forty books simultaneously? Why are there so many people to whom the above questions do not even matter—and what do they read? Acerbically funny yet passionate and oddly affectionate, One for the Books is a reading experience that true book lovers will find unforgettable.

The Sanctuary

Author: Raymond Khoury
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 1101191996
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After centuries of destruction, one unsuspecting woman stands at the center of a conspiracy that could change the world forever. From the Paperback edition.

The Rhythm Of Being

Author: Raimon Panikkar
Editor: Orbis Books
ISBN: 1626980152
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Copyright date 2010, with "the Gifford lectures" as subtitle.

Afternoon

Author: Michael Joyce
Editor:
ISBN:
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An interactive fictional story.

Literary Machines

Author: Theodor H. Nelson
Editor:
ISBN: 9780893470623
Size: 18,26 MB
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Hard News

Author: Jeffery Deaver
Editor: Bantam
ISBN: 9780307569592
Size: 11,46 MB
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Rune is an aspiring filmmaker with more ambition than political savvy, paying her dues as an assistant cameraperson for the local news. But she's got her eyes on the prize, the network's hot newsmagazine, Current Events -- and she's got the story she knows will get her there. Poking around in the video archives, Rune spots a taped interview with Randy Boggs, who's doing hard time in Attica for a murder he claims he didn't commit. Rune can't say exactly why, but she's sure he's innocent. If she can prove it, Current Events won't merely report the news, it'll make news -- and Rune's career. But what she could be writing is Randy Boggs's epitaph -- and her own. Rune's newly discovered witness soon turns up dead. A hit man from Miami is on Rune's trail, and Boggs is finding prison even more dangerous than before. Someone wants this story killed, and it could be the girl with the camera who ends up on the cutting room floor. From the Paperback edition.

Love Again

Author: Doris Lessing
Editor: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007389396
Size: 20,23 MB
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A fierce, compelling account of the nature and origins of love from Doris Lessing, one of the most acclaimed writers of the twentieth century and winner of the Nobel Pize for Literature 2007.