Il Fiore Strappato

Autore: Gladys Rovini
Editore: Youcanprint
ISBN: 8891142565
Grandezza: 15,38 MB
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Il sesso è una cosa bella, romantica, appagante... è un fiore. Ma quando viene subito con violenza diventa brutta, volgare, devastante... Diventa un fiore strappato. In questo romanzo, le vite di quattro persone "normali", ruotano attorno ad un'unica, pesante realtà... Lavinia, alle prese con le prime cotte, i voti non sempre brillanti a scuola, l'amore per la musica e per il "suo" Vasco... Camilla, misteriosa, affascinante, intrigante ragazza che ha dato un taglio netto al suo passato... Federica, una pediatra innamorata della sua professione, ma che, quasi beffardamente, non riesce a diventare mamma... La piccola Elisa, che ha solo 5 anni e che adorava le crostate di fragole e i cavalli prima che un orco le rubasse l'innocenza... La perdita della spensieratezza, il dolore e l'acquisizione di una nuova consapevolezza saranno le tappe attraverso le quali, queste creature, giungeranno alla guarigione. Le vite dei protagonisti si intrecciano, in una trama dai risvolti inaspettati... Eleonora sarà il perno centrale di queste lente, meravigliose evoluzioni. Con la sua professionalità e il suo altruismo , riuscirà a far rinascere in loro un fiore nuovo: quello della speranza.


Autore: Gail McHugh
Editore: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476765367
Grandezza: 54,63 MB
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"A sexy contemporary romance novel set in New York City about a love triangle"--


Autore: Wu Ming
Editore: Verso Books
ISBN: 9781844673421
Grandezza: 44,56 MB
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To save their threatened utopian community of Iroquois, Irish, and Scots during the start of the American Revolution, Mohawk chief Joseph Brant and a group of warriors go on a restless journey that takes them from New York to Canada, to the salons of Georgian London and the heart of the British Empire, in the latest work by a critically acclaimed collective of Italian writers known as Wu Ming.

Ocean Sea

Autore: Alessandro Baricco
Editore: Canongate Books
ISBN: 1782111611
Grandezza: 22,77 MB
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Vista: 8811
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A handful of disparate lives converge at a remote seaside inn: a lovelorn professor, a renowned painter, an inscrutable seductress - and a beautiful young girl, fatally ill, brought to the sea by a desperate father's last hope. An intricate web of destinies and associations begins to reveal itself, but it is not until the arrival of a mysterious sailor called Adams that the truth in all its dreamlike beauty and cruelty becomes clear. Adams may furnish the key to the girl's salvation, but only the fulfilment of his obsessive secret purpose - to answer murder with murder - can conclude the journey that has brought him from the ends of the earth. Alternately playful and profoundly serious, Baricco's novel surges with the hypnotic power of the ocean sea.


Autore: Lafcadio Hearn
Editore: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486120929
Grandezza: 49,59 MB
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Vista: 8843
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From America's great interpreter of all things Japanese — 20 supernatural tales teeming with undead samurais, man-eating goblins and other terrifying demons. Includes 22 illustrations.

Riding The Bullet

Autore: Stephen King
Editore: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743204670
Grandezza: 40,88 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

Autore: Joe Queenan
Editore: Penguin
ISBN: 1101601191
Grandezza: 44,72 MB
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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.

Johnny Thunders

Autore: Nina Antonia
ISBN: 9781901447156
Grandezza: 50,78 MB
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A biography of the legendary guitarist which covers his story from his early days in the New York Dolls through to the Heartbreakers and his controversial solo career which culminated in his premature death from a drug overdose at age 38. Includes many interviews with famous contemporaries and a full discography.

Super Famicom

Autore: Stuart Brett
Editore: Bitmap Books Limited
ISBN: 9780993012969
Grandezza: 30,80 MB
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Compilation of Japanese Super Famicom game packaging featuring around 250 titles, including many rare examples and some that have never before been documented in print, each box is presented life size, with a critique of the artwork, plus interviews with other collectors, explaining their love of the format.