Love's enduring hope (JMB series I)

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.75 MB Downloadable formats: PDF In the fiction we made that journey together, to erase my solitude in real life" (SEMPRÚN, 2001b, p.179). [28] This connection between writer and characters, invented figures or alter egos of the author creates a mosaic of identities that makes it difficult to tell who is who. The land tax stood at an unpopular four shillings in the pound" ( Langford 1989: 17). Because of the three laws of robotics that are programmed into every intelligent robot, complex moral ambiguities and situations begin to arise as humans...
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The Silver Highway (Treasure Quest Book #3)

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.66 MB Downloadable formats: PDF On the other hand, there is, unfortunately, a snobbery of sorts that surrounds the genre, one that has persisted over many years. One of the Google Alerts I have set up is for the phrase Historical Fiction, mainly so I can collate the HT News posts I do over at Historical Tapestry. Read more One of the less-discussed perks (if one could call it that) of writing fiction is that affords you a perfectly good excuse to ask people all sorts of nosy questions about their...
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Beneath the Mockingbird's Wings (The Spirit of Appalachia

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.94 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Well-known titles include Gonzalo de Cordoba (Gonzalo of Cordoba). The last book, Homing, stands apart from the preceding two in the series (Kissing Kin and This Was Tomorrow, the two weaker links in the series), with stronger characters including Jeff (Phoebe's son) and Mab (Virginia's granddaughter) and a great story which links the latest generation back to the first story (of Julian and Tibby) along with an interesting backdrop of early World War II in England, coming full circle back to Williamsburg, Virginia. (more…)...
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Ransomed Heart

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.11 MB Downloadable formats: PDF More info → The breathtaking second installment of the story of Hadassah, a courageous Christian slave girl with unrelenting faith and Marcus, the aristocrat who claims her heart, set against the backdrop of Ancient Rome. It is set to release from Delacorte Press/RHCB on June 11, 2013. As he brings her various objects he helps her remember both happy and sad times from her past. (4 – 7 years) How My Parents Learned to Eat illus by Allen Say pb 9780395442357 $13.00 A charming and amusing story of...
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Ten Thousand Charms (Crossroads of Grace #1)

Format: Unknown Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.27 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Quezon City: Ateneo de Manila University Press. Novels of the Napoleonic Era (Margaret Donsbach): Set during the Napoleonic Wars, from 1796-1815. After rereading my previous post, I can hardly believe I failed to mention Mary Renault's books. My heritage is in Ireland, and so this novel particularly resonates with me. Mary's," "Prince of Darkness," "Demon Archer," "Corpse Candle," "Magician's Death" and other novels in the Hugh Corbett series by Paul Doherty. (more…)...
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The Escape (Chronicles of the Door #3)

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.44 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The former was born Maria Salomea Skłodowska and won two Nobel prizes. The 9000 series is the most reliable computer ever made. In November 1095 - Pope Urban II preached the First Crusade at the Council of Clermont. The drive to find huge quantities of coal to power the steam engines of industrial capitalism led to a reconception of time as profound as the Copernican reconception of space. I try to not include "tawdry" romances, as I don't care for those. (more…)...
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Danzig Passage (The Zion Covenant #5)

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.68 MB Downloadable formats: PDF If only I had known from the outset, I wouldn’t have been hopping backwards and forwards in time through Kydd’s life. In France, the eminent literary critic Charles Augustin Saint Beuve maintained that a work of literature could be explained entirely in terms of biography, while novelist Marcel Proust devoted his life to refuting Saint Beuve in a massive narrative in which he contended that the details of the life of the artist are utterly transformed in the work of art. (This dispute was taken up anew by...
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Night Ride from Kirtland (Old Charlie and the Prophet)

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.52 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Oskar’s father soon leaves for the front, and Oskar loses Otto in the bombing raids. Remind students that they will need their artifacts and family stories (or materials from the artifact box) for the next lesson. Add it to your shelves on Goodreads, and check out Anna's website, where she blogs about her research and writing historical fiction set in England. Abelard & Heloise: Real life scholars of 12th-century Paris, Peter Abelard and his student, Heloise, had a torrid affair. (more…)...
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The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.91 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Discuss the benefits of using one book for a whole class read vs. a set of related books which students choose from? Yet it is overwhelmingly Watson who gives the Holmes stories their point of view, supplying narration for 53 of the short stories and all four of the novels. Consequently, it is the systems of organization that are important (what we do is always a matter of selection within a given construct). Fables are short tales. they revolve around supernatural events or heroic deeds. she...
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How Dionysius Saved His Mother From Hell: AND THUS, BY

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.92 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Does the action in the book realistically reflect what would have been found in the time period? Consequently, you want your books in a bookstore. But the prospect now arose that, if Louis XIV chose to recognize the will (against his prior commitments in the Second Partition Treaty), he would effectively take control of the Spanish dominions as well as the French. Josie Moraine, the daughter of a brothel prostitute in the French Quarter in 1950s New Orleans, dreams of escaping from her life and attending...
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