The Lie and the Lady

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ISBN: 9781476749426
Release Date: 2015-12-29
Number of pages: 384
Author: Kate Noble
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online The Lie and the Lady in PDF and EPUB Following The Game and the Governess comes the second novel in the witty, sexy Winner Takes All series of Regency romances from Kate Noble, the writer behind the wildly popular, award-winning web series The Lizzie Bennet Diaries. Clerk John Turner thought only of winning a bet when he switched places with his friend, Lord Edward Granville, at a country house party. But while posing as a lord, he fell for a lady—the Countess Letitia! Now she's learned the truth, and he must win her back as plain John Turner. He'd better hope that love truly conquers all... Lady Letty was publicly humiliated when it came out that she had fallen for the man, not the master. When she meets him again, she's determined to avoid him, but some things are too intoxicating to be denied. Letty knows what choice she must make to survive, but if she turns her back on her dashing rogue—again—will she lose her chance at love forever?


Never Lie to a Lady

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ISBN: 9781416545644
Release Date: 2007-06-19
Number of pages: 432
Author: Liz Carlyle
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Never Lie to a Lady in PDF and EPUB In her dazzling new historical trilogy, New York Times bestselling author Liz Carlyle plunges readers into the steamy underworld of nineteenth-century London. Among the swirling glitter of English high society, a scandalous rogue gets more than he bargained for in the lady of his desires. Lord Nash is a creature of the night -- his wealth and title provide but a tenuous entrée into polite society. Notorious for his sophisticated manners and a dark, dashing elegance, rumors abound of the men he has bankrupted and the women he's left heartbroken. But when Nash leaves his lair for a rare foray into the ton, he faces a lure of temptation all his own -- an extraordinary moment of passion with a mysterious lady in the moonlight -- and an obsession that will lead him into a hellish world of smugglers, spies, and intrigue. And as for his damsel in disguise, the witty and beautiful Miss Xanthia Neville, he soon learns, is as unattainable as she is tempting. And now Nash must decide if she is also dangerous. . . .


The Romantic Scottish Ballads and the Lady Wardlaw Heresy A Reply to Robert Chambers s The Romantic Scotch Ballads Their Epoch and Authorship

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ISBN: BL:A0018195833
Release Date: 1859
Number of pages: 49
Author: Norval CLYNE
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Big Fat Lies

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ISBN: 1946978019
Release Date: 2017-03-20
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Author: Kaelin Tuell Poulin
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Download and read online Big Fat Lies in PDF and EPUB This book is not for those looking for some Hollywood headline diet program with endless promises of "magic pills" and "quick fixes." This book is not for those who want to continue in the energy draining cycle of losing weight only to gain it back again. This book is for those who want the TRUTH. Everything You've Been Told about Weight Loss Is A Big Fat Lie! Seriously, it really is. You've tried it all haven't you? Weight-Loss fads, challenges, and every other diet out there--but nothing seems to stick. Finally, someone has the courage to tell you why. Kaelin Tuell Poulin, the woman who lost 65 pounds in 7 months while still eating pizza and ice cream, cuts through the B.S. She debunks the MYTHS and reveals the TRUTHS about losing weight and creating a lasting healthy lifestyle that will TRANSFORM your life. No more weight loss tips from people who haven't lost any weight. On her own personal journey, Kaelin discovered that the reason her and other women had a hard time losing weight and keeping it off was because the weight-loss industry was lying about how to actually get healthy and have long-term success. To help you discover your own incredible story, the founder of the LadyBoss movement now shares her inspiring personal journey from being clinically obese and hopeless to fit and confident. Kaelin's award-winning achievements in fitness and health, backed by careful research, led her to develop the Lady Boss Formula for weight loss success that tens of thousands of women around the world--housewives, executives, athletes, students, and busy moms--have used to lose weight and keep it off forever. How is your health holding you back? What would life be like if it wasn't? Through this book you will lay the foundation to create YOUR story so it becomes one you love to tell. You deserve the life of your dreams. It's time to start living it. Kaelin will show you the way as you become part of the most powerful community of women on the planet. Are you ready for the truth?


The Lie Tree Special Edition

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ISBN: 9781509834372
Release Date: 2016-02-12
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Author: Frances Hardinge
Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Download and read online The Lie Tree Special Edition in PDF and EPUB Winner of the Costa Book of the Year 2015, The Lie Tree is a dark and powerful novel from universally acclaimed author, Frances Hardinge. It was not enough. All knowledge- any knowledge - called to Faith, and there was a delicious, poisonous pleasure in stealing it unseen. Faith has a thirst for science and secrets that the rigid confines of her class cannot supress. And so it is that she discovers her disgraced father's journals, filled with the scribbled notes and theories of a man driven close to madness. Tales of a strange tree which, when told a lie, will uncover a truth: the greater the lie, the greater the truth revealed to the liar. Faith's search for the tree leads her into great danger - for where lies seduce, truths shatter . . . 'Brilliant, dark, thrilling, utterly original' Patrick Ness 'The Lie Tree is a wonder. I can't think of anyone who would not love this story' Matt Haig 'I loved this book so much' Lucy Mangan 'Complex and intelligent: a lustrous, delicious romp.' Philip Womack, The Telegraph


Lady Sings the Blues

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ISBN: 9780307786166
Release Date: 2011-03-02
Number of pages: 256
Author: Billie Holiday
Publisher: Broadway Books

Download and read online Lady Sings the Blues in PDF and EPUB Originally released by Doubleday in 1956, Harlem Moon Classics celebrates the publication with the fiftieth-anniversary edition of Billie Holiday’s unforgettable and timeless memoir, updated with an insightful introduction and a revised discography, both written by celebrated music writer David Ritz. Lady Sings the Blues is the fiercely honest, no-holds-barred autobiography of Billie Holiday, the legendary jazz, swing, and standards singing sensation. Taking the reader on a fast-moving journey from Holiday’s rough-and-tumble Baltimore childhood (where she ran errands at a whorehouse in exchange for the chance to listen to Louis Armstrong and Bessie Smith albums), to her emergence on Harlem’s club scene, to sold-out performances with the Count Basie Orchestra and with Artie Shaw and his band, this revelatory memoir is notable for its trenchant observations on the racism that darkened Billie’s life and the heroin addiction that ended it too soon. We are with her during the mesmerizing debut of “Strange Fruit”; with her as she rubs shoulders with the biggest movie stars and musicians of the day (Bob Hope, Lana Turner, Clark Gable, Benny Goodman, Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins, and more); and with her through the scrapes with Jim Crow, spats with Sarah Vaughan, ignominious jailings, and tragic decline. All of this is told in Holiday’s tart, streetwise style and hip patois that makes it read as if it were written yesterday.


The Beautiful Lie

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ISBN: 1854113119
Release Date: 2002
Number of pages: 71
Author: Sheenagh Pugh
Publisher: Seren Books/Poetry Wales PressLtd

Download and read online The Beautiful Lie in PDF and EPUB Lying and truth-telling are a matter of choice; our innate capacity for mendacity is the source of all story-telling. The title poem sets the thematic tone for this collection which explores the interface between fiction and reality. In "Fanfic", Pugh travels into cyberspace where devoted fans discuss, rewrite and reinvent cult-tv. A second sequence, "Lady Franklin's Man", details the long search for the Arctic explorer Sir John Franklin, his widow's resilience and enduring love shining through in atmospheric recreations of the land-, sea- and mind-scapes of the mid-Victorian era. other poems include a dubious paean to the 'vampires of mercy' and the prize-winning Toast, a heat-soaked homage to young builders golden and melting on hot pavements.


NEVER LIE TO A LADY

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ISBN: 9780731810413
Release Date: 2011-12-12
Number of pages: 448
Author: Liz Carlyle
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online NEVER LIE TO A LADY in PDF and EPUB NEVER LIE TO A LADY follows the life of Xanthia Neville, a twenty-nine year old spinster, who was Martinique's aunt in the School for Heiresses short story. Xanthia was an impoverished orphan who grew up, along with her two brothers, in Barbados, where they inherited a run-down sugar plantation from their abusive, alcoholic uncle. They later started a shipping company which made them extremely rich. Years ago, the eldest brother died, leaving Xanthia to run the shipping company. For political reasons, they eventually lease out the plantations to the African slaves who work them, and decide to relocate Neville Shipping to London so the business can expand.


Here Lies Arthur

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ISBN: 9781407129181
Release Date: 2011-07-07
Number of pages: 304
Author: Philip Reeve
Publisher: Scholastic UK

Download and read online Here Lies Arthur in PDF and EPUB Arthur is the greatest hero of all time, and Myrddin is his bard - a traveller and spinner of magical tales. But it's a strange and dangerous kind of enchantment that can turn a slave-girl into a goddess, and a raggle-taggle warmonger into a warrior legend... Exploring the power of storytelling and political machination, a master writer retells the Arthur legend - with a shocking spin. Winner of the Carnegie Medal 2008. "A masterpiece" Daily Telegraph



Never A Lady

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ISBN: 0312959362
Release Date: 1996-11-15
Number of pages: 352
Author: Barbara Dawson Smith
Publisher: Macmillan

Download and read online Never A Lady in PDF and EPUB Mary Sheppard follows a troubling vision of her identical twin sister to London, but Josephine has vanished and is wanted by the Duke of St. Chaldon for the murder of his brother, and Mary masquerades as a courtesan to find the real killer. Reissue.


The Lady of the Rivers

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ISBN: 9781476746319
Release Date: 2013-07-09
Number of pages: 480
Author: Philippa Gregory
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online The Lady of the Rivers in PDF and EPUB When the death of Joan of Arc shows her the dangers faced by strong women, Jacquetta, a psychic descendant of a river goddess, studies alchemy and becomes the secret wife of Richard Woodville before returning to the court of Henry VI.


Manuel and the Lady

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ISBN: 9781462045167
Release Date: 2011-09-19
Number of pages: 248
Author: Pedro C. López
Publisher: iUniverse

Download and read online Manuel and the Lady in PDF and EPUB After moving to Lawrence, Massachusetts, Manuel Cruz quickly learns that many rumors surround his neighbor, Madam Farfalla, and the death of her husband. But when he meets Madam Farfalla in person for the first time, he wonders if the rumors are just malicious jokes to target an old woman. Manuel soon learns that Madam Farfalla was once an opera singer, and the two quickly become fond of each another. As Manuel begins high school in the fall, he meets Mr. Devlin, his eccentric new English teacher, who begins to shape Manuel’s growing interest in Shakespeare and other literature, and eventually convinces Manuel to write a novel of his own. Manuel bases his novel around Madam Farfalla and writes the story of how a once-famous singer lost her husband. But not all is as it seems. One day while Manuel is working on his paper route, he is introduced to a woman who tells him the truth behind Madam Farfalla’s past, forcing him to reevaluate his relationship with the singer and everything he thought he knew. But after a serious confrontation and personal tragedy, Manuel will be forced to deal with the consequences and decide the facts for himself.


The Living Age

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ISBN: UCAL:B2895045
Release Date: 1861
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The Lady s Monthly Museum

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ISBN: NYPL:33433104825330
Release Date: 1804
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