Download e-book for kindle: La ciudad sin límites (Solaris ficción) (Spanish Edition) by Kay Keynon

By Kay Keynon

ISBN-10: 8498006910

ISBN-13: 9788498006919

l. a. SERIE 'EL OMNIVERSO Y l. a. ROSA', TAN ELEGANTE COMO IMAGINATIVA, ESTÁ LLEVANDO A SU AUTORA DIRECTAHACIA EL ÉXITO. En el Omniverso, Titus Quinn ha forjado una endeble paz con los lores tarig. los angeles capacidad destructora del arma nanotecnológica que tiene en su poder garantiza que los angeles tensión disminuya, pero todo es una farsa. Quinn ha arrojado el arma a las aguas del Próximo, y al hacerlo ha allanado el camino para un enemigo que no preveía: las gentes de l. a. Rosa. Un pequeño equipo liderado por Helice Maki está decidido a apoderarse del Omniverso y dejar l. a. Tierra sumida en el caos. los angeles transformación de l. a. Tierra comenzará en las profundidades de un desierto, y arrasará las vidas de sus habitantes. Es, sin duda, l. a. conspiración definitiva.«Un espléndido hito de los angeles fantasía y l. a. ciencia ficción, tan impossible to resist como cualquier obra de Stephen R. Donaldson, Philip José Farmer o el mismísimo J. R. R. Tolkien.»—Washington submit «Una de las creaciones más imaginativas de l. a. historia reciente de los angeles ciencia ficción.»—SFSite «Una novela estelar, un espléndido libro que debería establecer l. a. reputación de su autora como una de las mejores en su campo en l. a. actualidad. Y con todo merecimiento, porque es realmente bueno. Un clásico en los angeles creación de mundos.»—SFSite «Kenyon crea una versión distópica de nuestro mundo. Con nostalgia de las grandes novelas revolucionarias de Philip okay. Dick, Philip José Farmer y Dan Simmons, l. a. escritora presenta en este último libro una historia imprescindible.»—Library Journal

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Read e-book online Dead Water (A Loon Lake Mystery) PDF

By Victoria Houston

ISBN-10: 1440550859

ISBN-13: 9781440550850

ISBN-10: 1531804756

ISBN-13: 9781531804756

Police leader Lew Ferris hits a snag whereas investigating a double murder--and pursuing a killer extra slippery than any muskie she's had her arms on.

While out kayaking, Paul Osborne discovers the grisly is still of a woman--whose shoulders undergo mysterious chew marks. And simply as Lew starts off her research, one other physique turns up... the second one sufferer used to be a winning businesswoman from Kansas urban, and the facts exhibits she used to be in Loon Lake for a rendezvous with an ex-lover--a con guy who had attempted to get his arms on her cash. Now, Lew's acquired complicated cases--and a killer who will be extra elusive than any fish...

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Download e-book for iPad: A través de cien montañas (Across a Hundred Mountains): by Reyna Grande

By Reyna Grande

ISBN-10: 1416544747

ISBN-13: 9781416544746

A través de cien montañas es un relato asombroso y conmovedor de migración, pérdida y hallazgo; de cómo dos mujeres -- una nacida en México y los angeles otra en los Estados Unidos -- encuentran que sus vidas coinciden de los angeles manera más inconceivable.

Luego de una tragedia que l. a. separa de su madre, Juana García abandona su pueblo en México para encontrar a su padre que había dejado casa y familia dos años antes para buscar trabajo en los Estados Unidos.

Sin dinero y necesitada de que alguien los angeles ayudara a cruzar l. a. frontera, Juana conoce a Adelina Vásquez, una joven que dejó a su familia en California para seguir a su amante a México. Al encontrarse en circunstancias desesperadas -- en una cárcel de Tijuana -- se ofrecen mutua ayuda y sus vidas terminan entrelazadas de l. a. manera más inesperada.

El fenómeno de los angeles migración mexicana a los Estados Unidos es uno de los problemas más controvertidos de nuestro tiempo. Si bien se debaten con frecuencia sus implicaciones políticas y económicas, Grande, en esta obra brillante, logra ponerle un rostro humano al tema. ¿Quiénes son los hombres, mujeres y niños cuya existencia se ve afectada por las fuerzas que impulsan a tantos a arriesgar l. a. vida y cruzar l. a. frontera en busca de un mundo mejor?

Siga su trayectoria A través de cien montañas y compruébelo.

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John Fante's West of Rome PDF

By John Fante

ISBN-10: 0876856776

ISBN-13: 9780876856772

ISBN-10: 0876856784

ISBN-13: 9780876856789

West of Rome's novellas, "My puppy silly" and "The Orgy," satisfy the promise in their rousing titles. The latter novella opens with virtuoso description: "His identify used to be Frank Gagliano, and he didn't think in God. He was once that almost all singular and startling craftsman of the development trade-a left-handed bricklayer. Like my father, Frank got here from Torcella Peligna, a cliff-hugging city within the Abruzzi. Lean as a spider, he wore a leather-based cap and puttees the 12 months round, and he used to be so bowlegged a puppy may possibly lope among his knees with no touching them."

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Download e-book for kindle: The Geography of Water (The Alaska Literary Series) by Mary Emerick

By Mary Emerick

ISBN-10: 1602232709

ISBN-13: 9781602232709

In this beautiful debut novel, Mary Emerick takes readers into the watery panorama of southeast Alaska and the depths of a kin in crisis.

An abusive father and a damaged domestic forces a teenage Winnie to hunt the security of a neighboring bay and a couple of not going father figures. Years later her mom is going lacking, and Winnie returns to the searching and fishing hotel she grew up in to discover the area she knew long gone. Her once-powerful father disfigured by means of a endure assault. Her early life hero printed as only human. And her mother’s tale rewritten by means of a stray note.

As Winnie makes use of the aid of pals to deal with the main points of her mother’s ultimate exodus, she unearths herself pulled right into a murky swirl of relations secrets and techniques and devastating revelations. because the seek heads larger into the mountains, Winnie needs to learn how to rely on her personal energy to be able to succeed in the only she loves.

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Elise Miller's Star Craving Mad: A Novel PDF

By Elise Miller

ISBN-10: 194071673X

ISBN-13: 9781940716732

Maddy Braverman, thirty and unmarried, has taught first grade at an uber-elite inner most college in Greenwich Village for the earlier six years, a hip downtown tuition lauded as a lot for its innovative pedagogy as its privileged progeny—and its multitude of sex-crazed staff—including the headmaster, aka the pinnacle Molester. offended at herself for now not relocating on, Maddy will get distracted from her pity get together with a brand new scholar, Lola Magdalena—daughter of A-list celebrities Nic and Shelby Seabolt—a last-minute addition to her classification roster.

When tragedy moves Lola, Maddy has the opportunity to fulfill with Nic in his TriBeCa condominium. Maddy’s attractive superstar fantasies flip to truth, leaving her breathless and spellbound. yet from her front-row vantage element, Maddy learns the difficult means that megastar isn't really all it sort of feels, and will get dealt a devastating blow that may go away her jobless, loveless, and on my own. If she might simply see issues essentially, she may retailer herself from going Star yearning Mad.

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Ein Lied für die Geister: Roman (German Edition) by Louise Erdrich,Gesine Schröder PDF

By Louise Erdrich,Gesine Schröder

ISBN-10: 3351036469

ISBN-13: 9783351036461

Eine fantastische Schriftstellerin. Philip Roth.

Als Landreaux Iron bei einem Jagdunfall Dusty, den Sohn seiner Nachbarn, erschießt, beschließen er und seine Frau, ihren jüngsten Sohn LaRose bei Dustys Eltern aufwachsen zu lassen. Schonungslos und zugleich Hoffnung verheißend, spürt Erdrich den Folgen nicht wiedergutzumachender Schuld nach.

Nachdem Landreaux und Emmaline in einer Schwitzhüttenzeremonie ihre Vorfahren befragt haben, bringen sie ihren jüngsten Sohn LaRose zu Dustys Familie dem verschlossenen Vater Peter, der seit Dustys Tod völlig vernachlässigten 9-jährigen Maggie und der psychisch labilen Mutter Nola. Ergeben fügt sich LaRose in sein Schicksal, doch kann weiteres Leid erlittenes Leid wiedergutmachen? In einer meisterlichen Verschmelzung von hartem Realismus, befreiender Heiterkeit und mythischen Elementen lotet Erdrich die Untiefen der universalmenschlichen Themen Entwurzelung, Schuld und Vergebung aus.

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Download e-book for kindle: Ritz Harper Goes to Hollywood! (Ritz Harper Chronicles) by Wendy Williams,Zondra Hughes,Karen Hunter

By Wendy Williams,Zondra Hughes,Karen Hunter

ISBN-10: 141659292X

ISBN-13: 9781416592921

because the reigning "Queen of Radio," Ritz Harper has controlled to out, ridicule, jack up or mess over all people and a person, from hip-hop stars to high-class snobs. So, she's determined to take her profession to the following point: Hollywood, baby!

Decked out in Chanel from head to toe, and carrying bodacious new breast implants, Ritz is prepared for her close-up. yet first, she has to accommodate the dirtiest dealmakers in Tinsel city -- and the trashiest trash-talkers in her reckless prior. Is Ritz nervous? after all now not. She's saving all of the drama for her on-air debut, the place the scandalicious info of her lifestyles may perhaps ship her scores in the course of the roof. whether the most popular avid gamers and heaviest hitters in Hollywood come gunning for her, this tell-it-like-it-is bombshell plans to drop a number of bombs of her personal -- sooner than you could say "Lights! digital camera! How you doin'?"

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The Sheltering: A Novel (Story River Books) by Mark Powell,Pat Conroy PDF

By Mark Powell,Pat Conroy

ISBN-10: 1611174341

ISBN-13: 9781611174342

“'You set your self up as pass judgement on, jury, and executioner,’ Pamela had stated, yet that used to be mistaken: you put your self up as angel, and look ahead to the observe of God.” Luther Redding misplaced his task, and virtually misplaced his spouse, Pamela, and teenaged daughters Katie and Lucy, while the true property bubble burst in Florida. Now he pilots a Reaper drone over the mountains of Afghanistan from a command middle within the bowels of Tampa’s MacDill Air strength Base, learning a target’s development of existence and looking ahead to the command to finish that existence. in the meantime Bobby Rosen has lower back domestic from his excursions in Iraq to a damaged marriage and an estranged son, his promising army profession lower brief in a second of poor violence in a Sadr urban industry. because the stories of Luther and Bobby spread, Mark Powell masterfully engages with the vexing, bifurcated lives of warring parties within the international warfare on terror, people who are concurrently right here and there and therefore by no means absolutely free of the life-and-death chaos of the battlefield.

As Bobby units off on a drug-fueled street journey together with his brother Donny, newly published from criminal and ate up through his personal inescapable impulses, a surprising dying within the Redding family sends Luther’s daughter Katie spiraling into grief and self-destruction. quickly the lives of the Reddings and the Rosens intersect because the collateral harm from the conflict on terror sends those households right into a quick descent of violence and ethical ambiguity that turns out hauntingly regular to Bobby whereas putting Katie ready very like her father's—more got rid of witness than energetic player within the bloody struggle unfolding in entrance of her. Overarching questions of religion and redemption conflict with the rough-hewn realities of terror and loss, all to explosive results in Powell’s darkish imaginative and prescient of recent Americana.

Novelist Ron Rash has deemed Powell “the most sensible Appalachian novelist of his generation.” during this, his fourth novel, Powell broadens the southern backdrop of his prior paintings right into a sprawling mystery taking readers from the center East to Charleston, southern Georgia, Tampa, Miami, New Orleans, and into the storied American West. In its topics, views, and pacing, The Sheltering remembers the paintings of Robert Stone, Jim Harrison, and Ben Fountain whereas extra developing Powell as a distinct voice in a position to interrogating unfathomable truths with a attractiveness and solidarity of language that demanding situations our assumptions of the human spirit.

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