Strangers When We Meet

Autore: Evan Hunter
Editore: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504043979
Grandezza: 12,68 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 9720
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New York Times Bestseller: A passionate, “no-holds-barred” story of an illicit suburban love affair from the acclaimed author of The Blackboard Jungle (TheNew York Times). Larry Cole has everything a man could want. He loves his wife, Eve, and is devoted to their two small sons. His career as an architect is both creatively satisfying and financially rewarding. His house in suburban Pinecrest Manor is attractive and comfortable. But then Larry sees a new neighbor standing at the school bus stop. Margaret Gault is young, blond, beautiful—and married. She’s everything Larry didn’t realize was missing from his life, and he must have her. Maggie tells Larry she’s never been in love. But this isn’t about love. It’s about need and desire. Touch and taste and risk. And lies. Larry and Maggie surrender to lust, knowing their secret motel rendezvous and lunch-hour trysts will amount to nothing; they will always be strangers to each other. But actions have consequences. And sometimes consequences can be deadly. Author Evan Hunter adapted his riveting novel of infidelity into a film starring Kirk Douglas and Kim Novak. A torrid tale of sexual compulsion and the secrets lurking beneath the most placid of surfaces, Strangers When We Meet is an early masterpiece from the creator of the bestselling 87th Precinct series.

Arcana 1

Autore: So-Young (CRT) Lee
Editore:
ISBN: 9781439564479
Grandezza: 80,31 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 6572
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When ominous signs foretell the return of a demon-race, Inez, a young orphan, must use her gift of communication to bring back her country's ancient dragon protector before the peace in her country is destroyed forever.

At The Bottom Of Your Heart

Autore: Maurizio De Giovanni
Editore: Europa Editions Incorporated
ISBN: 9781609452933
Grandezza: 38,27 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Vista: 6170
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In the middle of a summer heat wave, as Naples prepares for one of its most important holy days, a renowned surgeon falls to his death from the window of his office. For Commissario Ricciardi and Brigadier Maione it is the beginning of an investigation that will bring them into contact with the most torrid, conflicting and enduring of human passions. In the world Ricciardi and Maione are about to enter, infidelity appears inextricable from the most joyful expressions of love, and, this interdependence sows doubt and uncertainty in both men, compromising their own attempts at love. Ricciardi is one of the most intriguing and unique figures to appear in crime fiction in recent years. He possesses the dubious gift of being able to see and hear the last seconds in the lives of those who have suffered a violent death. This ability makes him an unusually effective investigator but plagues him and renders human relationships almost impossible. He is a classic noir hero and the cursed son of a city that, for all its Mediterranean splendor, is a perfect noir city. In this new installment in the Commissario Ricciardi series, Maurizio de Giovanni creates a large cast of unforgettable characters and a compelling, suspenseful plot that demonstrates once more why he is considered one of the best crime writers working today.

Samia

Autore: Menander
Editore:
ISBN: 9780856682254
Grandezza: 51,26 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 5986
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With the discovery in Egypt of papyrus books we now know much more about Greek 'New Comedy' and the plays of its greatest exponent, Menander, but his second best preserved play, Samia, is not yet generally known. In this new edition the text takes account of all recent scholarly work, with the facing translation as an aid to interpretation. The commentary elucidates the text, explaining the themes and conventions of New Comedy, and emphasizing the text's dramatic nature. The Samia is among the ancestors of modern comedy, whose traditions are derived from Menander and the Greek plays adapted by Plautus and Terence for Roman audiences.

Letters To Marina

Autore: Dacia Maraini
Editore:
ISBN:
Grandezza: 27,80 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 2301
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Comic Book Design

Autore: Gary Spencer Millidge
Editore: Ilex Press
ISBN: 9781905814442
Grandezza: 64,34 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Docs
Vista: 9666
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This volume is the most thorough exploration to date of the possibilities offered by the comics medium to the writer or artist alive to its unique grammar. Using hundreds of examples of art from some of the biggest and most-respected names in comics, Gary Spencer Millidge lifts the lid on the technique and thought which underpins the best comics.