Cultural

Four Huts: Asian Writings on the Simple Life

The short works collected in Four Huts give voice to one of the most treasured aesthetic and spiritual ideals of Asia—that of a simple life lived in a simple dwelling. The texts were written between the ninth and the seventeenth centuries and convey each author's underlying sense of the world an...

The Lost Kingdoms Of Africa: Through Muslim Africa by Truck, Bus, Boat and Camel

Jeffrey Tayler travels 2500 miles across the Sahel by truck, taxi, bus and boat to present a personal account of one of Africa's least-known regions - that of Muslim Africa.

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A Treasury of Irish Folklore

A Treasury of Irish Folklore: The Stories, Traditions, Legends, Humor, Wisdom, Ballads and Songs of the Irish People [Mar 13, 1985] Colum, Padraic

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Homies, Lovers & Friends 3: A Brooklyn Love Story

With the secrets of Mello’s infidelity, Patsy is left with a baby, drinking problem and decision to make on her marriage. For years Patsy’s life has been about her husband. Will she be willing to work things out with the only man she has loved? Or will she allow her drinking problem get in the wa...

... Ve İhtilal

Altan Öymen yeni “anılı” kitabında, 1955-1960 dönemini anlatıyor.

Yani, dünyada Soğuk Savaş’ın sürdüğü, gerginliklerin tırmandığı, ihtilallerin yaşandığı bir dönemi... Türkiye’de de iktidar ve muhalefet arasındaki öfkeli ve kavgalı yıllar devam ediyor.

Öymen o yıllardaki olayları 20...

Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay

Since the publication of My Brilliant Friend, the first of the Neapolitan novels, Elena Ferrante's fame as one of our most compelling, insightful, and stylish contemporary authors has grown enormously. She has gained admirers among authors--Jhumpa Lahiri, Elizabeth Strout, Claire Messud, to name ...

Wife of a Legend 2

After the brutal slaying of his mother, Julianny ‘Baby’ Legend is out for blood. With his father MIA he sets out to tear up the streets of Newark brick by brick to avenge his mother’s death. Any and everybody is a suspect but what happens when the suspect is none other than his own wife Treasure?...

The Château Murder

A dead Baron. A missing emerald. And way too many suspects. Amateur sleuth Molly Sutton has her hands full this time! Shut out of Castillac’s latest murder case and running out of money, she’s praying for a brilliant scheme or at least some dumb luck to strike. Believing good food can be the solu...

If Not For Love

Falling in love with the hottest, most hated kingpin in the drug game had changed Ivy’s life for the worse. Hakeem was a force to be reckoned with and Ivy had definitely met her match. Still, after all their drama the love remained.

However, the two could no longer be an item.

After...

Russia Survival Guide

The goal of this book is to help people understand Russia better and to have a better experience while they are here. We wanted to write something that would help people fall in love with Russia, as much as we have, by sharing our experiences and funny stories about our life as an expat in St. Pe...

The Bologna Cookbook

A Man on a Mission Ex-military man and Canadian patriot Kevin Phillips grew up in Cape St. George, where he developed a love for the traditional dishes of his Newfoundland home. After high school, he joined the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) and served for thirty-three years before retiring as a mas...

Winternovellen

Le prime cinque indagini del commissario Winter. 1) Balla con l'angelo; 2) Grida da molto lontano; 3) Luce e ombra; 4) Senza fine; 5) Il cielo è un posto sulla terra.

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Her Savage, His Addiction: Chainz & RayVen's Love Story

After being trapped in an abusive marriage filled with infidelity, 30-year-old counselor RayVen Cheyenne Winds is now dealing with the stress of divorce and copes by burying herself in her caseload.

When her supervisor asks if she will be willing to take on a potential client at one of the...

Murder on Vacation

Happy Valentine’s Day! Well, maybe not so much… Molly Sutton’s B&B is jam-packed for the holiday, but whatever romance is in the air is quickly snuffed out when somebody turns up dead. In addition to worrying that one of her remaining guests is a killer, Molly’s not feeling tip-top and spends mor...

Gallowglass

He's dead. It says so in his own newspaper: "Douglas Brodie - Born January 25, 1912, Died July 20, 1947." Is this really the end of the hardboiled ex-cop? The third installment of the Douglas Brodie mystery series. A brief editorial describes the tragic death of their chief crime reporter Douglas...

Güzel Bir Gün

Saat tam beş buçukta o ve nişanlısı, çocukluk arkadaşının evine ziyarete gideceklerdi. Uzun süredir şehir dışındaydı; gelip de uğramamak ayıp olur diye düşünmüştü. Ancak içinde bir şüphe vardı. Belki de hiç gitmesem daha iyi olur dedi kendi kendine. *Öyküyü okumak için kapak görselinin altındaki ...

A New Dawn for the New Left: Liberation News Service, Montague Farm, and the Long Sixties

In the summer of 1968, with political violence on the rise in the US and new protest movements blossoming worldwide, Liberation News Service - a news agency for leftist underground media - split into warring factions, encapsulating the ambitions and tensions that were roiling the New Left. As bot...

Bitter Rose

A little girl is growing up in an Ontario village. Her father has taken off, and the world is full of dangers she doesn't understand.

Her friends have names like Manon-just-Manon, BB, and Valence Berri, and things seem pretty okay, most of the time, except that girls keep disappearing.

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Yoshino

Una trama esile ma con diversi piani di lettura, un andare svagato apparentemente senza tema, un'intensa nostalgia del passato, il ricordo ricorrente di suoni e colori, una polifonia che trova spazio in un ambiente naturale tra i più affascinanti nonché culla della storia giapponese: tutto questo...

Exploring Uppsala

Describes the history, culture, architecture and geography of Uppsala, Sweden.

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