Category: Romance Literary Fiction

  • New PDF release: The Flyer (The Pitsford Series Book 1)

    By Stuart Harrison

    ISBN-10: 0473232251

    ISBN-13: 9780473232252

    through the First international battle, younger males in flimsy biplanes fought each other within the skies above France. In 1917 William Reynolds is a pilot within the Flying Corp, an ace whose solitary conduct and feedback of the class-ridden hierarchy make sure that he's resented by means of his fellow pilots, who're ignorant of his heritage and the betrayal that left him embittered.
    Though negative and from a rural working-class heritage, William was once knowledgeable at a minor English public university. with out funds he grows up straddling social sessions, belonging to neither, until eventually his curiosity in aviation ends up in friendship with the aristocratic Christopher Horsham, and Elizabeth, who William falls in love with. even though, throughout the summer time of 1913 opposed to the idyllic environment of the Horsham ancestral domestic, Pitsford condo, and evenings spent at neighborhood jazz dances, love turns to a clash of loyalty and finally, tragedy.
    By 1917 Elizabeth has informed as a nurse and has come to France to aim to compensate for the previous. William’s fight to outlive, and Elizabeth’s makes an attempt to discover him are the foundation for the second one 1/2 the unconventional, which happens opposed to the backdrop of a clash within the air that used to be pursued with lethal earnest by means of each side.
    The Flyer is the 1st publication within the Pitsford sequence. The sequel, we must always Dance, happens after the warfare while the narrative strikes to the USA, in part happening in the course of the beginnings of the Golden Age of Hollywood.
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  • Download e-book for kindle: Anton's Leap by Frank Gagliano

    By Frank Gagliano

    ISBN-10: 1419692003

    ISBN-13: 9781419692000

    half political mystery, half intercourse farce, Frank Gagliano’s novel ANTON’S jump is narrated via free-associating, sex-obsessed ballet big name Anton Otchayanie. It’s 1982 and Anton desires to illness from Soviet Russia. yet to take action, he’ll need to continue to exist a educate collision in Prague, subscribe to a touring troupe of erotic jugglers, fall in love, screw much, create ballet and Commedia dell Arte eventualities, get sodomized with the nostril of a Commedia dell Arte masks, discover a super-strength serum, fight to discover an inventive character, and boost compassion for different humans: All this, whereas fleeing (in drag) from a homosexual KGB agent and Anton’s personal psychopathic dual brother Vahktang who, in a Kafkaesque horror scene, confronts Anton in a Prague enjoyable residence. Richard Wagner’s testicles additionally play a task. For enthusiasts of picaresque flights of literary fancy like “Candide” or “Gulliver’s Travels,” and for devotees of unhinged surrealists like movie director Federico Fellini, ANTON’S bounce is a must-read tour-de-force.
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  • Read e-book online Fanny (Fiction) (French Edition) PDF

    By Charlotte Bousquet

    ISBN-10: 2811214275

    ISBN-13: 9782811214272

    Dans mes rêves, il y a une statuette dorée, pas un prince charmant. Je n’ai pas le temps de tomber amoureuse. Je ne sais même pas si j’en ai envie. Et puis, ma dernière histoire s’est terminée de façon tellement lamentable que je ne suis pas sûre de vouloir recommencer...

    Fanny est actrice. Après avoir moveé quelques années aux États-Unis, elle rentre en France dans l’espoir de décrocher le rôle de sa vie. Entre deux auditions, Fanny renoue avec sa meilleure amie, qui a du mal à se remettre d’une rupture amoureuse. Et pour reason, après lui avoir call foré d’être « l. a. mère de ses enfants », son ex annonce sur fb qu’il est « enfin libre » pour d’autres aventures. Une vengeance s’impose : Fanny va se faire passer pour l. a. femme idéale afin de piéger celui qui a brisé le cœur de sa meilleure amie. Ne risque-t-elle pas de se prendre à son propre jeu ? los angeles voilà bientôt prisonnière de deux rôles au second précis où elle rencontre un homme qui pourrait bien l’aimer pour ce qu’elle est.

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  • La mort d'une princesse (Hors collection) (French Edition) - download pdf or read online

    By India Desjardins

    ISBN-10: 2749931975

    ISBN-13: 9782749931975

    Alors qu'elle s'attend à ce qu'il los angeles demande en mariage, Sarah, pétillante trentenaire, tombe de haut lorsque son amoureux de longue date lui annonce qu'il l. a. quitte. Profondément blessée par cette trahison, elle fait un choix radical : renoncer à l'amour et se jeter à corps perdu dans son agence de family publiques. Sept ans plus tard, Sarah enchaîne les succès professionnels et suppose son célibat qui los angeles protège d'une nouvelle désillusion amoureuse. Mais est-il si basic de renoncer à l'amour ?

    Le prince charmant n'est pas toujours celui que l'on croit...

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  • Gith by Chris Else PDF

    By Chris Else

    ISBN-10: 1459672283

    ISBN-13: 9781459672284

    A attention-grabbing novel approximately small-town groups, that's additionally a love tale and a whodunit.Ken McUrran runs a carrier station in a small city. he is a typical kiwi bloke who wishes a normal kiwi lifestyles. hassle is, a tender Austrian hitch-hiker disappears. Ken's niece, Gith, has visible which vehicle gave the younger lady back-packer a trip. difficulty is, as a result of a major motor vehicle twist of fate, Gith cannot speak competently. Ken is the single one who can comprehend her, not to mention think her. He units out to turn out to the police - and the area - that she is correct. difficulty is, the city is enormous on gossip and Gith and Ken have a mystery in their personal. An unorthodox love tale and a page-turning whodunit, written with center and intelligence, Gith puts our values and our prejudices less than the microscope.
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  • Download e-book for kindle: The Exiles: (The Two Krishnas) by Ghalib Shiraz Dhalla

    By Ghalib Shiraz Dhalla

    ISBN-10: 0692335994

    ISBN-13: 9780692335994

    The Exiles is vintage tale of affection and loss informed from the views of a spouse, husband and his lover. on the middle of the radical is Pooja Kapoor, a betrayed spouse and mom whose global capsizes while she discovers her husband, Rahul, has fallen in love with one other guy, Atif. The Exiles inspires unforgettable characters to discover how, with a brand new global come new freedoms, and with them, the alternatives which could swap every thing we all know approximately these we proposal we knew, together with ourselves. Set in Kenya, India and at last, la, the place it culminates in an epic end. The Exiles used to be a finalist for the celebrated Lambda Literary Award.
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  • Download e-book for kindle: Coeur criminel 3: Obsession (SK.CONTEMPORAIN) (French by Angie L. Deryckere

    By Angie L. Deryckere

    ISBN-10: 2365408605

    ISBN-13: 9782365408608

    Alors que tout semble aller mieux pour les deux brokers de los angeles criminelle, de drôles de circonstances amèneront Holly a faire face à son lourd passé.

    Une mise en hazard viendra mettre un terme aux questions que Duncan se pose sur les personnes qui faisaient partie de los angeles vie de son équipière. Il mènera sa propre enquête et, entre doutes et trahisons, l’agent Léon trouvera enfin le responsable de ses tourments. Mais trouvera-t-il l. a. strength de rester concentré dans sa tâche pendant que sa douce Holly sera entre les mains de personnes mal intentionnées ?

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  • New PDF release: The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock

    By Imogen Hermes Gowar

    ISBN-10: 1911215728

    ISBN-13: 9781911215721

    ISBN-10: 1911215736

    ISBN-13: 9781911215738

    This voyage is targeted. it is going to switch everything…

    One September night in 1785, the service provider Jonah Hancock hears pressing knocking on his entrance door. one in all his captains is ready eagerly at the step. He has offered Jonah’s send for what seems to be a mermaid.

    As gossip spreads during the docks, espresso retailers, parlours and brothels, everybody desires to see Mr Hancock’s wonder. Its arrival spins him out of his usual life and during the doorways of excessive society. At a luxurious social gathering, he makes the acquaintance of Angelica Neal, the main fascinating lady he has ever laid eyes on… and a courtesan of serious accomplishment. This assembly will steer either their lives onto a deadly new path, on which they'll research that helpful issues come on the maximum cost.

    Where will their targets lead? and may they have the capacity to get away the harmful strength mermaids are acknowledged to own?

    In this spell-binding tale of interest and obsession, Imogen Hermes Gowar has created an unforgettable jewel of a unique, stuffed to the brim with intelligence, center and wit.
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  • Lore Berger,Roberto Olmi's La collina misericordiosa: Una storia contro Thomas (Italian PDF

    By Lore Berger,Roberto Olmi

    ISBN-10: 8867083597

    ISBN-13: 9788867083596

    Il 19 luglio 1943 Lore Berger inviò il manoscritto di questo romanzo al premio letterario Gutenberg di Zurigo. Tre mesi dopo l. a. giuria rese noto il suo verdetto: l. a. collina misericordiosa period quinta in classifica, preceduta da quattro opere oggi dimenticate, ritenute allora più «edificanti». Lore Berger si period in line withò suicidata, poco più che ventenne, il 14 agosto. Nella sorte toccata al suo romanzo avrebbe letto una conferma a quelle accuse di insensibilità e di conformismo ipocrita che l. a. collina misericordiosa rivolgeva alla società e alla vita svizzera dell'epoca. Perché proprio questo è al centro della sua opera: il contrasto fra los angeles sete di assoluto, il desiderio di vivere una grande passione dell'anima e del cuore e los angeles meschina realtà dei sentimenti, degli incontri e delle avventure possibili.
    Acuto e toccante referto di una crisi dello spirito europeo che attraversa i primi cinquant'anni del secolo, los angeles collina misericordiosa mantiene nel pace l. a. straordinaria freschezza di un diario di adolescente che attraverso l. a. scrittura raggiunge un livello di compiuta espressione e di storica testimonianza.
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  • Download e-book for iPad: Lointaines merveilles (HORS COLLECTION) (French Edition) by Chantel ACEVEDO,Carole HANNA

    By Chantel ACEVEDO,Carole HANNA

    ISBN-10: 2757863851

    ISBN-13: 9782757863855

    Entre violence et ardour, une saga captivante au cœur de Cuba

    Cuba, 1963. Le bad ouragan flowers s'apprête à frapper l'île. Les habitants sont évacués en urgence. Dans l'ancienne demeure du gouverneur, sept femmes sont cloîtrées sous l. a. surveillance d'une jeune soldate de Castro, Ofelia. Pour passer le temps, los angeles vieille Maria Sirena, Shéhérazade des temps modernes, leur raconte des histoires.

    automobile Maria Sirena est une conteuse hors pair. Elle en avait d'ailleurs fait son gagne-pain à l. a. grande époque des fabriques de cigares où elle était lettora, employée à égayer les journées des rouleurs de tabac par ses récits fantastiques. Dehors, los angeles tempête fait rage. Maria Sirena débute son histoire : son enfance pendant l. a. troisième guerre d'indépendance cubaine, son père, rebelle féroce, sa mère, passionnée et passionnante qui a aimé, rêvé et s'est battue comme personne.

    À travers les récits de Maria Sirena se dessinent l'histoire de Cuba, île au crossé troublé par les luttes pour l'indépendance, mais aussi une époustouflante saga familiale.

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