Category: Fiction

The Gate to Women's Country by Sheri S. Tepper

By Sheri S. Tepper

Vintage fable from the fantastic Sheri S. Tepper. girls rule in Women's kingdom. girls stay except males, sheltering the is still of civilization they've got minimize themselves off with partitions and via ordinance from marauding men. Waging warfare is all males are strong for. males are allowed to struggle their barbaric battles! among themselves, garrison opposed to garrison. For the sake of his delight, every one boy baby ritualistically rejects his mom while he comes of age to be a warrior. yet the entire secrets and techniques of civilization are strictly the ownership of ladies. clearly, there are males who need to know what the ladies understand! And while Stavia meets Chernon, the conflict of the sexes starts off once more. Foolishly, she presents books for Chernon to learn. sooner than lengthy, Chernon is hatching a plan of revenge opposed to girls!

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Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

By Toni Morrison

Milkman lifeless was once born presently after an area eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a useless test at flight. For the remainder of his lifestyles he, too, might be attempting to fly. With this brilliantly imagined novel, Toni Morrison transfigures the coming-of-age tale as audaciously as Saul Bellow or Gabriel García Márquez. As she follows Milkman from his rustbelt urban to where of his family's origins, Morrison introduces a complete forged of strivers and seeresses, liars and assassins, the population of an absolutely learned black international.

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Bob Evers belegert Fort B by Willy van der Heide

By Willy van der Heide

Internet als het leven van Bob Evers, Jan Prins en Arie Roos weer normaal (dus saai) dreigt te worden, arriveert er een telegram van Evers sr uit big apple. Werk aan de winkel! Een aantal miljonairs wil weten of hun geld dat ze uitlenen om aan een verlaten smaragdmijn in Columbia nog wat additional miljoentjes te verdienen wel goed besteed wordt. Vertrouwensman Podulka lijkt ter plaatse wat slordig met dit geld om te springen, bijgestaan door de merkwaardige Hollandse ingenieur Rikkers. Vermomd als onschuldige Leidse archeologiestudenten gaat ons drietal een kijkje nemen dat rooster nog lang zal heugen!

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Room by Emma Donoghue

By Emma Donoghue

To five-year-old Jack, Room is the full international. it's the place he used to be born and grew up; it's the place he lives together with his Ma as they examine and browse and devour and sleep and play. At evening, his Ma shuts him thoroughly within the cloth cabinet, the place he's intended to be asleep whilst outdated Nick visits.

Room is domestic to Jack, yet to Ma, it's the legal the place outdated Nick has held her captive for seven years. via decision, ingenuity, and fierce motherly love, Ma has created a lifestyles for Jack. yet she understands it's no longer enough...not for her or for him. She devises a daring get away plan, one who depends on her younger son's bravery and many success. What she doesn't discover is simply how unprepared she is for the plan to really work.

Told fullyyt within the language of the full of life, pragmatic five-year-old Jack, ROOM is a party of resilience and the unlimited bond among guardian and baby, a brilliantly done novel approximately what it skill to trip from one global to a different.

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Generation Dead (Volume 1) by Joseph Talluto

By Joseph Talluto

E-book 1: changing into Jake Talon and his brother Aaron grew up within the zombie apocalypse. All they've got ever recognized is an international continually threatened with extinction from the undead hordes which roamed the land. Taught by means of their father to outlive and stay, the 2 males flow, not sure in their destiny. As Jake and Aaron attempt to determine what they have been intended to do with this international of theirs, an individual has plans to deliver the zombies again. iteration useless marks the start of an exhilarating new stand on my own sequence from Joseph Talluto and happens a few twenty years after the belief of The White Flag of the lifeless sequence.

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Assassins: Assignment: Jerusalem, Target: Antichrist (Left by Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins

By Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins

The best-selling Christian fiction sequence of all time, Left at the back of, reaches a crescendo during this gripping ebook whilst Nicolae Carpathia is assassinated, environment the level for the final 1/2 the nice Tribulation.

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Portrait of a Spy by Daniel Silva

By Daniel Silva

In a perilous global, one awesome lady can suggest the adaptation among existence and loss of life. . . .

For Gabriel and his spouse, Chiara, it used to be alleged to be the beginning of a delightful weekend in London—a stopover at to a gallery in St. James’s to authenticate a newly found portray by means of Titian, through a quiet lunch. yet a couple of lethal bombings in Paris and Copenhagen has already marred q4 day. And whereas jogging towards Covent backyard, Gabriel notices a guy he believes is ready to hold out a 3rd assault. prior to Gabriel can draw his weapon, he's knocked to the pavement and will basically watch because the nightmare unfolds.

Haunted through his failure to prevent the bloodbath of innocents, Gabriel returns to his remoted cottage at the cliffs of Cornwall, until eventually a summons brings him to Washington and he's drawn right into a war of words with the recent face of world terror. on the heart of the hazard is an American-born cleric in Yemen to whom Allah has granted “a attractive and seductive tongue.” A talented deceiver, who used to be a paid CIA asset, the mastermind is plotting a brand new wave of attacks.

Gabriel and his workforce devise a bold plan to smash the community of demise from the interior, a gambit fraught with threat, either own undefined. To prevail, Gabriel needs to succeed in into his violent earlier. a lady waits there—a reclusive heiress and paintings collector who can traverse the murky divide among Islam and the West. She is the daughter of an previous enemy, a lady joined to Gabriel via a path of blood. . . .

Set opposed to the disparate worlds of paintings and intelligence, Portrait of a Spy strikes speedily from the corridors of energy in Washington to the glamorous public sale homes of recent York and London to the unforgiving panorama of the Saudi barren region. that includes a climax that might go away readers haunted lengthy when they flip the ultimate web page, this deeply wonderful tale can be a panoramic portrait of braveness within the face of unspeakable evil—and Daniel Silva’s so much amazing novel to date.

Gabriel Allon has been hailed because the so much compelling construction when you consider that “Ian Fleming placed down his martini and invented James Bond” (Rocky Mountain News). a guy with a deep appreciation for all that's appealing, Gabriel is additionally an angel of vengeance, a global operative who will cease at not anything to determine justice performed. occasionally he needs to trip a ways looking for evil. and infrequently evil involves him.

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The Innocent: A Novel by Ian McEwan

By Ian McEwan

Leonard Marnham is assigned to a British-American surveillance staff in chilly struggle Berlin. His intelligence work—tunneling below a Russian communications heart to faucet the telephone strains to Moscow—offers him a welcome chance to start laying off his personal undesirable innocence, whether he's just a bit participant in a grim foreign comedy of error. Leonard's courting with Maria Eckdorf, an enigmatic and lovely West Berliner, likewise grants to loosen the bonds of his traditional lifestyles. however the promise turns to horror during one negative evening—a evening while Leonard Marnham learns simply how a lot of his innocence he's keen to shed.

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The Pilgrimage by Paulo Coelho

By Paulo Coelho

The Pilgrimage prepared the ground to Paulo Coehlo's overseas bestselling novel The Alchemist. in lots of methods, those volumes are companions—to actually understand one, you need to learn the other.

Step inside of this attractive account of Paulo Coehlo's pilgrimage alongside the line to Santiago. This interesting parable explores the necessity to locate one's personal direction. in any case, we find that the extreme is often present in the standard and straightforward methods of daily humans. half experience tale, half consultant to self-discovery, this compelling story grants the fitting mix of attraction and insight.

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