The Best Contemporary Women s Fiction

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ISBN: 9780547661520
Release Date: 2010-12-22
Number of pages: 640
Author: Jenna Blum
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online The Best Contemporary Women s Fiction in PDF and EPUB Best Contemporary Women’s Fiction: Six Novels includes works by some of the finest novelists of today. Almost by Elizabeth Benedict chronicles the attempt of writer Sophy Chase to come to terms with the death of her almost ex-husband -- who may have committed suicide on the New England resort island where she left him just months before. Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum follows Trudy, a professor of German history, as she investigates her mother's past and the truth surrounding her life in Germany during WWII. Combining a passionate, doomed love story, a vivid evocation of life during the war, and a poignant mother/daughter drama, Those Who Save Us is a profound exploration of what we endure to survive and the legacy of shame. The Hearts of Horses by Molly Gloss is a heartwarming, greatly satisfying story of a young woman with the rare talent of “gentling” wild horses and the unexpected and profound connections between people and animals. The Last Chinese Chef by Nicole Mones takes readers inside the hidden world of elite cuisine in modern China through the story of an American food writer in Beijing. When recently widowed Maggie McElroy is called to China to settle a claim against her late husband’s estate, she is blindsided by the discovery that he may have led a double life. The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox by Maggie O’Farrell is a gothic, intricate tale of family secrets, lost lives, and the freedom brought by truth that will haunt you long past its final page. The Magician’s Assistant by Ann Patchett tells the story of a secretive magician's death that sets in motion his partner's journey of self-discovery.

The Hearts of Horses

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ISBN: 9780330515023
Release Date: 2009-08-07
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Author: Molly Gloss
Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Download and read online The Hearts of Horses in PDF and EPUB In the winter of 1917, a big-boned young woman shows up at George Bliss's doorstep. She's looking for a job breaking horses, and he hires her. Many of his regular hands are off fighting the war in Europe, and he glimpses beneath her showy rodeo garb, a shy but determined girl with a serious knowledge of horses. So begins the irresistable tale of Martha Lessen, a female horse whisperer trying to make a go of it in a man's world. Along the way, Martha helps a German family, ostracised by the community, to save their horses, gentles another horse for a dying man - a last gift to his young son - and gradually earns the respect and admiration of her new neighbours. With elegant sweetness and a pitch-perfect sense of western life, The Hearts of Horses is a remarkable a story about how people and animals make connections and touch each other's lives in the most unexpected and profound ways.

The Ladies Companion

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ISBN: MINN:31951000900964O
Release Date: 1845
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Historicizing Colonial Nostalgia

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ISBN: 9781137013040
Release Date: 2011-12-15
Number of pages: 329
Author: P. Lorcin
Publisher: Springer

Download and read online Historicizing Colonial Nostalgia in PDF and EPUB Comparative study of the writings and strategies of European women in two colonies, French Algeria and British Kenya, during the twentieth century. Its central theme is women's discursive contribution to the construction of colonial nostalgia.


Filename: vibe.pdf
Release Date: 2008-05
Number of pages: 124

Download and read online Vibe in PDF and EPUB Vibe is the lifestyle guide to urban music and culture including celebrities, fashion, beauty, consumer electronics, automotive, personal care/grooming, and, always, music. Edited for a multicultural audience Vibe creates trends as much as records them.


Filename: billboard.pdf
Release Date: 1955-12-10
Number of pages: 98

Download and read online Billboard in PDF and EPUB In its 114th year, Billboard remains the world's premier weekly music publication and a diverse digital, events, brand, content and data licensing platform. Billboard publishes the most trusted charts and offers unrivaled reporting about the latest music, video, gaming, media, digital and mobile entertainment issues and trends.

TV Guide film video companion

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ISBN: 0760761043
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages: 1642
Author: Barnes & Noble Books

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Bridge Engineering

Filename: bridge-engineering.pdf
ISBN: 007065073X
Release Date: 1995
Number of pages: 470
Author: Demetrios E. Tonias
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

Download and read online Bridge Engineering in PDF and EPUB Design, rehabilitate, and maintain modern highway bridges. From steel and reinforced concrete design, to highway layout and basic geometrics, to geotechnical engineering and hydraulics, Demetrios E. Tonia's Bridge Engineering: Design, Rehabilitation, and Maintenance of Modern Highway Bridges fully integrates the resources you need to master the entire bridge-design process. Written with unusual clarity--and packed with timely design examples and case studies plus eye-opening sidebars and graphics--it shows you how to: understand bridge structures, functions, types, and applications; design superstructures and substructures for maximum maintainability; design highway components--approach pavements and slabs, structure geometrics and elevations, roadway alignments, and more; kick off the project--from funding to site surveying and coring; manage the design process--contract documents, reports, plans, client interactions, and more; manage the bridge itself--from creating a structure inventory to extending GIS and CADD functionality.

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105123480183
Release Date: 2008
Number of pages: 286

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Filename: opera.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015048009107
Release Date: 2001
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Author: George Henry Hubert Lascelles Earl of Harewood

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Porn Star

Filename: porn-star.pdf
ISBN: 168230468X
Release Date: 2016-03-15
Number of pages: 286
Author: Laurelin Paige

Download and read online Porn Star in PDF and EPUB Laurelin Paige partners with Mistress of Taboo, Sierra Simone, to bring a forbidden love story with an unconventional twist, perfect for fans of Lauren Blakely and Kendall Ryan.

Until July

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ISBN: 1682308936
Release Date: 2017-03-27
Number of pages: 236
Author: Aurora Rose Reynolds
Publisher: Until Her

Download and read online Until July in PDF and EPUB Wes Silver wasn't looking for love, but when July Mayson literally knocks him on his ass during their first encounter, his world is turned upside down by the quirky blonde, and every moment with her makes him more determined to protect her. July Mayson doesn't understand the pull she feels toward the bad boy biker Wes Silver, but she knows being with him is like nothing she's ever felt before. Now all she has to do is tell her overprotective father, Asher Mayson, that she's found her boom.

The New Yorker

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ISBN: NWU:35556026834788
Release Date: 1973
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New Boston Review

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105011686321
Release Date: 1978
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