Download E-books No me dejes (Ne me quitte pas) PDF

By Màxim Huerta

«Al señor Dominique Brulé le gusta llegar de noche a su floristería. Siempre cierra los ojos antes de encender las luces y les da un tiempo a sus plantas para que se coloquen porque imagina que han estado toda los angeles noche mezclándose unas con otras. Nunca las pilla en movimiento, un día sucederá. Cuando inauguró los angeles tienda pensó encerrarse y dejarse morir, pero al ver que las tímidas siemprevivas sobrevivían sin agua después de semanas sin atención alguna, se dio cuenta de que él también podría vivir sin su amor».L’Étoile Manquante, l. a. floristería del señor Dominique, es el lugar preferido de Mercedes y Tilde, dos españolas que llevan más de cuarenta años trabajando en Francia. Las dos creen que están solas, porque a Mercedes l. a. abandonó su marido nada más cruzar l. a. frontera y Tilde no fue capaz de encontrar a quien los angeles quisiera. Un buen día, se instala en sus vidas un huracán encarnado en los angeles joven Violeta, que llega de Madrid huyendo de un amor que se empeña en perseguirla.

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Download E-books Young Turk: A Novel PDF

By Moris Farhi

From a author whose foreign acclaim can now unfold to US beaches comes a smart, craftily spun, and spine-tinglingly erotic story of affection, braveness, and the forging of conscience-'a novel of startling integrity and wonder' (Independent on Sunday). at the start there's dying, says one narrator during this enchanting 'treasure of a singular' (Alan Silletoe), yet after that there's lifestyles: powerful, riotous, nave, sensual, tragic, and profound. via a sequence of thirteen associated tales attached by way of a circle of younger neighbors, Moris Farhi writes of the rigors and joys of kids coming of age in an more and more harmful and politicized global: Turkey ahead of, in the course of, and after global struggle II. The dying at the start is that of a lady endowed with moment sight, who sees the conflict and the Holocaust coming and cannot undergo the reward of existence. For Musa, a boy allowed into the women's bathtub like a fly in a bowl of bare fruit, the swap comes whilst one lady notices his manhood. Bilal, a Jew, units off for occupied Greece to rescue his family members and not comes again. Davut participates in a plot to avoid wasting a poet who's a countrywide hero and anathema to the ruling get together, and reveals his innocence abused via the plotters. here's a novel that captures the richness of a second in heritage and the undying aspirations of minor.

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Download E-books The Accidental Bride (Hqn) PDF

By Christina Skye

When her neighbors order her to take a holiday, profitable chef Jilly O'Hara is lower than enthused. She might be overworked, yet a visit to the mountains isn't really her thought of enjoyable. specifically while she's roped into an outrageous scheme to pose as a cheerful bride—all to satisfy the kindly hotel owner's desires of once more webhosting a lavish marriage ceremony. however the ruggedly good-looking make-believe groom may make it tolerable….

Walker Hale has saved to himself in view that his go back from lively duty—but the following factor he is familiar with, he is additionally taking part in in addition to the marriage charade. Even this jaded loner isn't really resistant to Jilly's quirky charm…or her attractiveness. yet holidays need to finish someday, and they will quickly need to make a decision if the sentiments among them have been greater than pretend.

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Download E-books F: A Novel PDF

By Daniel Kehlmann

F is for relatives. F is for fortune. F is for fraud. F is for fate.
From the across the world acclaimed writer of Measuring the World, here's a excellent tragicomedy approximately 3 brothers whose father takes at the occult and either wins and loses.
Arthur is a dilettante, a wannabe author who makes a decision to fill a day by means of taking his 3 younger sons to a functionality by way of the nice Lindemann, grasp of Hypnosis. whereas permitting certainly one of them to be referred to as onto the degree and made a spectacle of, Arthur announces himself to be proof against hypnosis and a disbeliever in all magic. however the nice Lindemann is familiar with greater. He will get Arthur to inform him his inner most secrets and techniques after which tells him to cause them to genuine. That evening, Arthur empties the kinfolk checking account, takes his passport, and vanishes. He’s going to turn into a world-famous writer, a grasp of the paranormal. (F is for fake.)
yet what of the men? Martin, painfully shy, grows as much as be a Catholic priest and not using a vocation. (F is for religion, and shortage of it.) Eric turns into a financier (F is for fraud), wasting contact with fact as he faces damage, whereas Ivan, destined for glory as a painter, as a substitute turns into a forger. (F is for forgery, too.) They’ve settled into their lifestyles offerings, but if the summer season of the worldwide monetary obstacle dawns they’re thrown jointly back with cataclysmic results.
Wildly humorous, heartbreaking, tragic, Daniel Kehlmann’s novel approximately fact, family members, and the bad strength of fortune is a fictional triumph.

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Download E-books La strada dei fiori di Miral (BUR Rizzoli) PDF

By Rula Jebreal

In un intenso racconto, che è documento storico e allo stesso pace una storia di formazione, l'autrice affida alla protagonista Miral pensieri, ricordi, azioni di un'intera generazione palestinese, divisa tra lotta e aspirazione alla speed. Storie di donne in fuga da una terra dilaniata dai contrasti, da un destino di violenze familiari, da un futuro presago di terrore. Sullo sfondo, Gerusalemme "con le sue pietre bianchissime imbrattate di sangue", e l. a. scuola di Hind Husseini, fondata nel 1948 in step with dare istruzione alle bambine vittime dell'occupazione. Una biografia collettiva, coraggiosa e poetica come un fiore del deserto.

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Download E-books Contemporary Chinese Literature: From the Cultural Revolution to the Future PDF

By Yibing Huang

This ebook bargains a clean and nuanced point of view into modern chinese language literature by means of featuring 4 authors and cultural bastards--Duo Duo, an underground seer-poet; Wang Shuo, a "hooligan" author; Zhang Chengzhi, an previous pink shield and new cultural heretic; and Wang Xiaobo, a defiant but depression chronicler of a dystopian sleek global. It analyzes each one of those authors' particular (re)visions of a double-faced chinese language modernity opposed to a collective legacy of the Cultural Revolution, and argues for the recovery of a old horizon of China's transition from the Cultural Revolution to a hybrid second of the current and destiny ridden with uncertainties.

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Download E-books Tishomingo Blues PDF

By Elmore Leonard

“Leonard gives you a certifiable masterpiece of such twisted ingenuity that he transcends even his personal undesirable self….Tishomingo Blues is that good.”< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

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Crime fiction Grand grasp Elmore Leonard heads to the Deep South for a bracing dose of Tishomingo Blues—a wild, Leonard-esque journey that includes gamblers, mobsters, murderers, excessive divers, and Civil conflict re-enactors that the New York occasions ebook evaluation calls, “Leonard’s most sensible paintings considering the fact that Get Shorty.” gleaming with trademark “Dutch” Leonard discussion so sharp it may minimize you, Tishomingo Blues is vintage secret, mayhem, and gritty noir enjoyable from “the coolest, most popular mystery author in the USA” (Chicago Tribune).

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Download E-books I Am Charlotte Simmons: A Novel PDF

By Tom Wolfe

Tom Wolfe, the grasp social novelist of our time, the spot-on chronicler of all issues modern and cultural, provides a sensational new novel approximately existence, love, and learning--or the shortcoming of it--amid state-of-the-art American colleges.

Our tale unfolds at fictional Dupont collage: these Olympian halls of scholarship housing the cream of America's formative years, the roseate Gothic spires and manicured lawns suffused with culture . . . Or so it sounds as if to attractive, terrific Charlotte Simmons, a sheltered freshman from North Carolina. yet Charlotte quickly learns, to her mounting dismay, that for the upper-crust coeds of Dupont, intercourse, cool, and kegs trump educational success each time.

As Charlotte encounters the paragons of Dupont's privileged elite--her roommate, Beverly, a Groton-educated Brahmin in lusty pursuit of lacrosse gamers; Jojo Johanssen, the single white beginning participant on Dupont's godlike basketball group, whose place is threatened via a hotshot black freshman from the tasks; the younger Turk of Saint Ray fraternity, Hoyt Thorpe, whose heady feel of entitlement and social domination is clinched by means of his unintentional brawl with a bodyguard for the governor of California; and Adam Geller, one of many Millennial Mutants who run the university's "independent" newspaper and who examine themselves the final bastion of highbrow recreation at the sex-crazed, jock-obsessed campus--she is seduced via the heady glamour of recognition, betraying either her values and upbringing ahead of she grasps the facility of being different--and the unique attract of her personal innocence.

With his trademark satirical wit and famously sharp eye for telling element, Wolfe's I Am Charlotte Simmons draws on wide observations at campuses around the nation to immortalize the early-21st-century college-going experience.

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Download E-books Atlas (The Atlas Series Book 1) PDF

By Becca C Smith

Each 4 days. devote one act of atrocity. preserve the stability or the planet dies.

​Thrown right into a truth she by no means can have imagined, Kala Hicks is pitted opposed to the forces of fine and evil. She needs to opt for even if to save lots of the area via doing the unthinkable, or relax and permit it burn. and 4 days later, she’ll need to do it back.

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