The Delivery Man

Filename: the-delivery-man.pdf
ISBN: 1555848265
Release Date: 2008-01-15
Number of pages: 320
Author: Joe McGinniss, Jr.
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.

Download and read online The Delivery Man in PDF and EPUB The Delivery Man is a thrilling and astonishing debut—a scary, fast-paced, and illuminating portrait of the MySpace generation. It is a love story set against the surreal excess of Las Vegas—and the artificial suburbs, gated communities, and freeways that surround it—where broken lives come to seek new beginnings and casinos feed the lust of tourists and residents alike. Ultrasophisticated local kids grow up fast and burn out early. After attending college in New York, Chase returns to Vegas and is drawn into the lucrative but dangerous world of a teenage call-girl service with his childhood friend Michele, a beautiful Salvadoran immigrant with whom he shares a tragic past. Over the course of one extraordinary summer they will confront the violence and emptiness at the heart of the city and their generation. At once stark and electrically atmospheric, horrifying and hopeful, The Delivery Man is an ambitious literary novel as well as a fast and absorbing page-turner—and a powerful indictment of a society in which personal responsibility has been abandoned, lust is increasingly mistaken for love, and innocence is an anachronism.

The Deliveryman

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ISBN: 9781473639447
Release Date: 2016-02-25
Number of pages: 64
Author: Jeffery Deaver
Publisher: Hachette UK

Download and read online The Deliveryman in PDF and EPUB Eduardo Rinaldo was a deliveryman - though some of his cargo was less than legit. When he's found murdered, Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs take the case; but soon their focus moves from catching a killer to hunting down the last delivery he made. Somewhere in New York City, some very dangerous goods are missing... and Rhyme and Sachs are not the only people on the trail. A slice of devious Deaver brilliance, THE DELIVERYMAN also includes a sneak peek of the forthcoming twelfth Lincoln Rhyme novel, THE STEEL KISS.

Zap Zero the delivery man

Filename: zap-zero-the-delivery-man.pdf
ISBN: 0831744588
Release Date: 1990
Number of pages: 28
Author: Diane Wilmer

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The Delivery Man

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ISBN: 9781425793272
Release Date: 2007-09-20
Number of pages: 191
Author: Fred Roberts
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Download and read online The Delivery Man in PDF and EPUB Dave Smith, a middle-aged African-American man in an interracial marriage, seeks a share of the American Dream. He quits his steady job and sinks every penny he owns into opening Dave's Bar. The business flourishes until a swankier competitor opens right across the street. Forced to fold his entrepreneur's tent, Dave's swagger disappears. Now, out of work, broke, and facing the big Five O and a deeply disappointed wife, he must stop licking his wounds and try to reclaim the good life he once had before it's too late.

The Deliveryman

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ISBN: 1920764917
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages: 351
Author: Alan Cooper

Download and read online The Deliveryman in PDF and EPUB In this gripping, adult thriller, Alan Cooper exposes the underbelly of society where people stop at nothing to achieve their criminal ends."

Carousel Court

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ISBN: 9781476791296
Release Date: 2017-07-18
Number of pages: 368
Author: Joe McGinniss
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Carousel Court in PDF and EPUB Nick and Phoebe Maguire, in search of a fresh start for themselves and their infant son, move cross-country to Southern California, arriving at the worst possible economic time. Instead of a beachside home, they find themselves broke, trapped, and increasingly desperate in the dark heart of foreclosure alley. Nick and Phoebe each devise their own plan to claw their way back into the middle class and beyond. Hatched under one roof, their two separate, secret agendas will inevitably collide. Carousel Court has the ambition of a serious literary work and the soul of a thriller, offering an unflinching portrait of modern marriage in a nation scarred by vanished jobs, abandoned homes, psychotropic cure-alls, infidelity via iPhone, and ruthless choices --

My Mother s Secret

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ISBN: 9780698151529
Release Date: 2013-09-05
Number of pages: 208
Author: J.L. Witterick
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online My Mother s Secret in PDF and EPUB Inspired by a true story, My Mother’s Secret is a captivating and ultimately uplifting tale intertwining the lives of two Jewish families in hiding from the Nazis, a fleeing German soldier, and the mother and daughter who team up to save them all. Franciszka and her daughter, Helena, are simple, ordinary people…until 1939, when the Nazis invade their homeland. Providing shelter to Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland is a death sentence, but Franciszka and Helena do exactly that. In their tiny home in Sokal, they hide a Jewish family in a loft above their pigsty, a Jewish doctor with his wife and son in a makeshift cellar under the kitchen, and a defecting German soldier in the attic—each party completely unknown to the others. For everyone to survive, Franciszka will have to outsmart her neighbors and the German commander. Told simply and succinctly from four different perspectives—all under one roof—My Mother’s Secret is a testament to the kindness, courage, and generosity of ordinary people who chose to be extraordinary.

The Confessions of a Deliveryman

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ISBN: 1908147431
Release Date: 2011-03-01
Number of pages: 148
Author: Lee Ball

Download and read online The Confessions of a Deliveryman in PDF and EPUB Twenty-six stories of British eccentricity seen through the eyes of a troubled soul. From sex-starved housewives to retired comedians, foul-mouthed parrots to monosyllabic children, troublesome students to wife-swappers, it's all here. Walter Mitty meets the Carry On team! In the early nineties Lee Ball graduates from drama college with dreams of winning Oscars and Baftas and the attention of beautiful women. But fate has other plans. Two years later he is diagnosed with epilepsy and the dream comes to a premature end. Over the next decade he can do little more than drift from one dead end job to another as former acting colleagues rise to the dizzy heights of success. Then, in his forties, married with children and a rather large mortgage - but the epilepsy under control - he gets a job as a delivery driver. Through the daily ritual of work and the people he meets each day he begins to see that life isn't as bad as he first thought. This is one man's battle with a mid-life crisis. With hilarious results!!!

The Dreaming Void

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ISBN: 9780330470438
Release Date: 2008-09-04
Number of pages: 600
Author: Peter F. Hamilton
Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Download and read online The Dreaming Void in PDF and EPUB The Dreaming Void is the first novel in Peter F. Hamilton's epic Void Trilogy, set in the world of the Commonwealth Saga. The Void: a sealed universe, billions of years old. Alive, its expansion is barely contained. Now it wants to make contact. Inigo channels mysterious dreams of an unlikely hero, a simpler life and a hope for a brighter future - on a world that's not his own. His disaffected followers are determined to seek this utopia and cross the forbidden boundary of the Void to reach it. Unaware that such an act could trigger its growth beyond all control . . . destroying everything in its path.

The Chinese Delivery Man

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ISBN: 061582496X
Release Date: 2013-05-24
Number of pages: 152
Author: Isaac Ho

Download and read online The Chinese Delivery Man in PDF and EPUB "They ate the food?"The senseless killing of a Chinese delivery man sends his family into a tailspin. While grappling to keep their restaurant afloat, the Lau family must survive New York's criminal court system to find justice or revenge, whichever comes first.Inspired by true events, The Chinese Delivery Man picks up where the press left off: once arrests are made and there are no more sensational, lurid headlines, how does a struggling immigrant family deal with the aftermath of a tragic loss of one of their own and put their lives back together?

Delivery Man Stan

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ISBN: 0230747612
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Number of pages: 14
Author: Diane Fox
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books

Download and read online Delivery Man Stan in PDF and EPUB This action-packed book is full of delivery vehicles: vans, motorbikes, and aeroplane and even a space rocket! Open the big gatefold pages up, out and every which way to follow Stan through his busy day of delivering parcels. With bright, bold artwork, jolly rhymes and an engaging hero this book will appeal to boys and girls alike.

Drag Shergi Mysteries The Complete Collection

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ISBN: 9780557072408
Release Date: 2009-07
Number of pages: 728
Author: Kimberly Vogel

Download and read online Drag Shergi Mysteries The Complete Collection in PDF and EPUB This collection holds all thirteen of the Drag Shergi Mysteries. From the beginning we meet Drag, a private detective, in his first case trying to discover the identity of an amnesiac. It turns from a simple case to a complex one. The series swings in and out of the natural and supernatural realms as Drag can't keep from being pulled into all sorts of messes. Such is the nature of each case as he goes from the beginning to the end where he tries to rescue a child from an unjust fate.


Filename: savvy.pdf
ISBN: 1440634858
Release Date: 2008-05-01
Number of pages: 368
Author: Ingrid Law
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Savvy in PDF and EPUB A vibrant new voice . . . a modern classic. For generations, the Beaumont family has harbored a magical secret. They each possess a “savvy”—a special supernatural power that strikes when they turn thirteen. Grandpa Bomba moves mountains, her older brothers create hurricanes and spark electricity . . . and now it’s the eve of Mibs’s big day. As if waiting weren’t hard enough, the family gets scary news two days before Mibs’s birthday: Poppa has been in a terrible accident. Mibs develops the singular mission to get to the hospital and prove that her new power can save her dad. So she sneaks onto a salesman’s bus . . . only to find the bus heading in the opposite direction. Suddenly Mibs finds herself on an unforgettable odyssey that will force her to make sense of growing up—and of other people, who might also have a few secrets hidden just beneath the skin.