Together We Stand by M.W. Allen

By M.W. Allen

This ebook is a old drama starting in Liverpool in 1911.
It follows the lives of 3 youngsters, Dave, sixteen, Sam, 14 and Mary Anne, elderly 6.
When Dave by chance kills a guy in self-defence whereas attempting to scouse borrow a number of bottles of whisky to promote for meals, he's petrified of the implications of his activities. He is familiar with the buddies of the fellow he killed will locate him.

Badly injured after having his face slashed with a damaged bottle, Dave used to be additional traumatized whilst on arriving domestic he reveals his mom useless.
When he and Sam came upon the cache of guinea cash she secreted away for them, they knew they can escape. they selected America.

Gradually from small beginnings as bookies runners, they flow right into a lifetime of crime. With the creation of prohibition, Sam and Dave turn into rumrunners and while with the aid of a ship's captain and Albert Rothwell one of many richest males in the US they collect a distillery, their fortunes are made.

Their lives stick with a course of revenge whilst Suzy, Sam's spouse is murdered. but if Dave meets up along with his earlier, existence for the brother's take a bad turn.

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The Edge of the Storm: A Novel (Texas Pan American) by Agustín Yanez,Julio Prieto,Ethel Brinton

By Agustín Yanez,Julio Prieto,Ethel Brinton

This story of a repressive priest and his small Mexican village through the eighteen months previous the Revolution of 1910 is a smart novel, one who exposes the fight among human wish and paralyzing fear—fear of humanity, worry of nature, worry of the wrath of God. Agustín Yáñez probes the activities of individuals stuck in life’s currents, captivating his readers with mounting dramatic rigidity as he exhibits that no energy can forge saints from the human plenty, that any try and accomplish that, in truth, usually has precisely the contrary result.

Yáñez brings to his paintings a deep realizing of people—his people—and he illuminates a very good truth—that not anyone, anyplace, turns out very unusual once we comprehend the surroundings that has produced him or her.

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Monsieur Venus: Roman matérialiste (Texts and Translations) by Rachilde,Melanie Hawthorne,Liz Constable

By Rachilde,Melanie Hawthorne,Liz Constable

When the wealthy and well-connected Raoule de Vénérande turns into enamored of Jacques Silvert, a negative younger guy who makes synthetic vegetation for a dwelling, she turns him into her mistress and finally into her spouse. Raoule's suitor, a cigar-smoking former hussar officer, turns into an partner within the problems that ensue.

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LustAugenblicke: Sinnlich-erotische Geschichten (German by Escadia G. Katterfeld

By Escadia G. Katterfeld

thirteen erotische Erlebnisse – ergriffene Gelegenheiten und lustvolle Augenblicke, mal begehrlich verspielt, mal heißblütig direkt - anregend geschrieben, einfach schön!
Da ist z.B. der Gärtner, der Leonies Sexleben wieder auflodern lässt. Das Fotoshooting im Park, das zu einem Lust bringenden Erlebnis wird. Ein eating place, das zum Schauplatz sinnlicher Verführungskünste wird. Der Aushilfsjob, der sich in prickelnden Szenerien zu einem erregenden Liebesabenteuer entwickelt.

Lassen Sie sich verführen – ein sinnliches Lesevergnügen für Frauen und Männer, die statt scheuer Umschreibungen, eine lebendige Inszenierung und anregende Worte bevorzugen. Macht Lust auf Lust!

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Treibholz in der Jauchegrube (German Edition) by Franz Ludwig Vytrisal

By Franz Ludwig Vytrisal

Redakteur Michael hilft Hauptkommissarin Bianca, als sie auf Malorca überfallen wird. Michael lernt Scholana kennen, den bisher juristisch nicht fassbaren Gangsterboss der Stadt. Scholana ist der Feind der Drogen-Organisation Stankowsky, weil sein Sohn am "Goldenen Schuss" gestorben ist. Michael hilft Scholana im Kampf gegen den Heroin-handel, aber auch bei Gefahren. Im Gegenzug beschafft ihm Scholana Unterlagen, mit denen Bianca bei Kriminellen durchgreifen kann. Michael und Scholanas Tochter Maria finden unerwartet in großer Liebe zusammen, durch die sie auch lebensbedrohliche Ereignisse über-stehen. In einem Notfall schickt Scholana Michael nach Rotterdamm. Dort erhält er unerwartete Beweise, die ihn zu einer schweren Entscheidung zwingen.

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Little Mother: A Novel (Global African Voices) by Cristina Ali Farah,Alessandra Di Maio,Giovanna

By Cristina Ali Farah,Alessandra Di Maio,Giovanna Bellesia-Contuzzi,Victoria Offredi Poletto

When civil warfare erupts in Somalia, cousins Domenica Axad and Barni are separated and compelled to escape the rustic. Barni manages to eke out a dwelling in Rome, the place she works as an obstetrician. Domenica wanders Europe in a painful try and reunite her damaged kin and are available to phrases together with her prior. After ten years, the 2 ladies reunite. whilst Domenica supplies beginning to a son, Barni, often referred to as Little mom, is at her part. including the recent child, Domenica and Barni locate their Somali roots and begin to heal the discomfort they've got suffered in warfare and exile. This robust but gentle novel underscores the energy of girls, kinfolk, and neighborhood, and attracts at the tenacious longing for a place of birth that has been denied.

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The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami,Ted Goossen

By Haruki Murakami,Ted Goossen

totally illustrated and wonderfully designed, it is a designated and beautifully creepy story that's absolute to satisfaction Murakami fans.

'All I did used to be visit the library to borrow a few books'.

On his approach domestic from college, the younger narrator of The unusual Library unearths himself brooding about how taxes have been gathered within the Ottoman Empire. He pops into the neighborhood library to determine if it has a publication at the topic. this is often his first mistake.

Led to a different 'reading room' in a maze less than the library by way of a wierd outdated guy, he reveals himself imprisoned with just a sheep guy, who makes very good donuts, and a lady, who can speak along with her palms, for corporation. His mom can be being concerned why he hasn't back in dinner time and the outdated guy turns out to have an urge for food for consuming small boy's brains. How will he escape?

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Atemgeräusche: Erzählungen (German Edition) by Roland Schreyer

By Roland Schreyer

Oh!, schreit sie und springt auf, braunbeinig und mit Wirbelhaar, cease it, Woulf, you're loopy. Er ist albern, ja. Aber das ist gleichgültig. Kreischen, Lachen, Sich-Schütteln, Balgerei im Sand. Heiß ist ihre Haut unter seinen Fingern. Das hat er gewollt. Er hält sie fest. Die Grauaugen. Ganz ruhig. Die Haare im Sand. Die Lippen geöffnet. Ganz ruhig. Er lässt ihre Arme los. Ihr Leib ist weich. Mit einem Finger streicht er über ihren Mund. Sie blickt ihn an.
(Segel am Horizont)

Erzählt wird u. a. von der Liebesverwirrung eines 17-Jährigen, von der aus den Fugen geratenden Familienfeier eines Bankers, von Erinnerungen zwischen Feuer und Eis, von den Mittagszubereitungen für den Mann an der Rechenanlage, vom Drachenflug und der gefährlichen Welle, vom Betriebsausflug auf die Reeperbahn, vom Toskanaurlaub mit einer Lehrerin, von der Flucht auf die Insel der Seligen.

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Demerara Adventures by Alford Khan

By Alford Khan

Meet Andrew Bowry, an English journalist and the son of a clergyman, whose interest of lifestyles within the jungle has been with him considering the fact that being a toddler. despatched to dwell in New Amsterdam at a tender age, Andrew has grown up surrounded by way of diversified races and consistently enjoyed seeing how other folks lived yet by no means in his wildest desires, did he imagine he'd get an invitation to stick in Supenaam and write a biography on Peter D'Abrue, who used to be his hero! yet, Andrew fast realises it isn't going to be effortless. Peter D'Abrue is a really inner most guy and never one for establishing up. So Andrew hatches a plan to get to the guts of this remarkable guy and discover what makes him tick. yet, it is not simply Peter's center that starts to open up. The extra time Andrew spends in Supenaam, the extra he learns approximately his personal middle and his personal hopes and desires. yet can he live on their method of life?

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Allan Bobinson et les univers des gants magiques (French by Davy Ndzangokoro Ondze

By Davy Ndzangokoro Ondze

Allan Bobinson jeune homme, étudiant, calme, peu turbulent, et courtois habitant l. a. ville de Prettyville, était choisi par les créateurs des gants magiques en or et le suprême, en vue de mettre fin à l’hégémonie du grand sorcier Birha. Birha était sans nul doute l’empereur, le roi, le chef, l’autorité suprême des univers des forces du mal. l. a. strength et l. a. puissance phénoménale du grand sorcier croissait de manière incommensurable ; l. a. phobie était donc de mise de los angeles half des habitants des univers des forces du bien. Ces pouvoirs accrus poussèrent les responsables des univers des forces du bien à prendre une décision prompte, celle de venir à bout du grand sorcier en le confrontant a Glovesman c’est-a-dire le porteur des gants magiques en or, qui n’était autre que le jeune Allan Bobinson.

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