Between Two Worlds

Autore: Roxana Saberi
Editore: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061987654
Grandezza: 10,69 MB
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“Between Two Worlds is an extraordinary story of how an innocent young woman got caught up in the current of political events and met individuals whose stories vividly depict human rights violations in Iran.” — Shirin Ebadi, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize Between Two World is the harrowing chronicle of Iranian-American journalist Roxana Saberi’s imprisonment in Iran—as well as a penetrating look at Iran and its political tensions. Here for the first time is the full story of Saberi’s arrest and imprisonment, which drew international attention as a cause célèbre from Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and leaders across the globe.

Les Onze Mille Verges Or The Amorous Adventures Of Prince Mony Vibescu

Autore: Guillaume Apollinaire
Editore: Peter Owen Limited
ISBN: 9780720611007
Grandezza: 10,30 MB
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The celebrated French Surrealist poet wrote this in 1907 for much-needed cash, For a clandestine erotica market. Pronounced by Picasso to be Apollinaire's masterpiece, It operates on a number of levels, From the comic and obscene to the satirical and

Fellside

Autore: M. R. Carey
Editore: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0356503577
Grandezza: 74,48 MB
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A haunting and heart-breaking new thriller from the author of the word-of-mouth bestseller The Girl With All the Gifts Fellside is a maximum security prison on the edge of the Yorkshire moors. It's not the kind of place you'd want to end up. But it's where Jess Moulson could be spending the rest of her life. It's a place where even the walls whisper. And one voice belongs to a little boy with a message for Jess. Will she listen? Discover M. R. Carey's powerful new novel - a chillingly atmospheric tale filled with tension, action and emotion that's set to take the world by storm. Praise for M. R. Carey: 'An intense, haunting thriller with heart. You will not want to put this down - Laini Taylor, NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author 'Original, thrilling and powerful' - Guardian 'Haunting, heartbreaking' - Vogue 'As fresh as it is terrifying . . . a jewel' - Joss Whedon

A D 30

Autore: Ted Dekker
Editore: Center Street
ISBN: 1455558842
Grandezza: 21,16 MB
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A sweeping epic set in the harsh deserts of Arabia and ancient Palestine. A war that rages between kingdoms on the earth and in the heart. The harrowing journey of the woman at the center of it all. Step back in time to the year of our Lord...A.D. 30. The outcast daughter of one of the most powerful Bedouin sheikhs in Arabia, Maviah is called on to protect the very people who rejected her. When their enemies launch a sudden attack with devastating consequences, Maviah escapes with the help of two of her father's warriors--Saba who speaks more with is sword than his voice and Judah, a Jew who comes from a tribe that can read the stars. Their journey will be fraught with terrible danger. If they can survive the vast forbidding sands of a desert that is deadly to most, they will reach a brutal world subjugated by kings and emperors. There Maviah must secure an unlikely alliance with King Herod of the Jews. But Maviah's path leads her unexpectedly to another man. An enigmatic teacher who speaks of a way in this life which offers greater power than any kingdom. His name is Yeshua, and his words turn everything known on its head. Though following him may present even greater danger, his may be the only way for Maviah to save her people--and herself.

Clay

Autore: David Almond
Editore: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444920944
Grandezza: 80,93 MB
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With fascination, Davie and his friend Geordie watch the arrival of a new boy, Stephen Rose, in their town. He seems to have come from nowhere, and when he arrives to live with his distant aunt, the local Crazy Mary, no one envies his new home. But perhaps he's the answer to Davie and Geordie's prayers - a secret weapon in their war against monstrous Mouldy and his gang. Intrigued, Davie and Geordie befriend Stephen. But they are heading innocently down a path that brings with it a monster of an entirely unexpected nature. Their encounter with the mysterious Stephen is as incredible as it is menacing, and as the true story of Stephen's past slowly emerges, Davie's life is changed for ever... A stunning novel from the author of the modern children's classic Skellig - winner of the Carnegie Medal and the Whitbread Children's Book Award. David Almond is also winner of the 2010 Hans Christian Andersen award.

The Greek Millionaire S Secret Child

Autore: Catherine Spencer
Editore: Harlequin / SB Creative
ISBN: 4596685789
Grandezza: 10,26 MB
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Emily, a Canadian nurse, is hired by a wealthy, elderly Greek man named Pavlos to take care of him in his mansion in Athens. His son, Niko, is sinfully attractive, but he’s always fighting with his father. Niko thinks Emily is a gold digger after his father’s money, and he regards her with suspicion and anger. But then, when the mansion is plunged into darkness during a power outage, Emily and Niko touch and before they know it, they’re in locked in one another’s arms...

Life An Unauthorized Biography Text Only

Autore: Richard Fortey
Editore: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 000739764X
Grandezza: 69,73 MB
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This ebook edition does not include illustrations. A magisterial exploration of the natural history of the first four thousand million years of life on and in the earth, by one of Britain’s most dazzling science writers.

Bake Through The Bible 20 Fun Cooking Activities To Explore The Bible Story With Young Children

Autore: Susie Bentley-Taylor
Editore:
ISBN: 9781909559004
Grandezza: 77,59 MB
Formato: PDF, Docs
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20 cooking activities to explore Bible truths with your child.

The Gladiator

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore: Headline Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780755348619
Grandezza: 16,36 MB
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The action-packed new novel featuring Roman army officers Macro and Cato from Sunday Times bestselling author Simon Scarrow While centurions Macro and Cato are returning to Rome from a harrowing campaign against the Parthians, their transport ship is almost capsized by a tidal wave. They barely make it to the port of Matala in Crete where they are stunned to find a devastated town. An earthquake has struck the island, destroying its cities and killing thousands. In the chaotic aftermath, large bands of the island's slaves begin to revolt and local bandits, taking advantage of the slave rebellion, urge the Cretans to overthrow the Roman administration. With many of the island's troops either killed or wounded during the earthquake, the governor of the province calls on Macro and Cato for help. Can they move swiftly enough to counter the rebellion before it sweeps the Romans from the island?

Centurion

Autore: Simon Scarrow
Editore: Gardners Books
ISBN: 9780755327775
Grandezza: 29,21 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
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The bestselling new Roman army novel from the much-loved author In the first century AD the Roman Empire faces a new threat from its long-standing enemy Parthia. Parthia is vying with Rome for control of Palmyra, an officially neutral kingdom. Palmyra's royal household is on the brink of open revolt, and so a task force under the command of experienced soldiers Macro and Cato is dispatched to defend its king and guard its borders. When Parthia hears of the Roman army's presence, it starts amassing its troops for war. Macro's cohort must march against the enemy, deep into treacherous territory. If Palmyra is not to fall into the clutches of Parthia, they will have to defeat superior numbers in a desperate siege. The quest for a lasting peace has never been more challenging, nor more critical for the future of the Empire.