Good Liar

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.50 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The scene read less riveting... He was supposed to be a laid-back cleric with mild daddy issues. See also these archives: Perseus Digital Library (classical Greek, Latin, and other texts at Tufts) Association des bibliophiles Universels (public domain French texts; in France) Le Château (French texts and commentary; at Les Classiques des Sciences Sociales (French-language social science classics; at U. du Québec) Austrian Literature Online (Austrian works, mostly in German) Sophie (work by German-speaking women; at Emory) JNUL Digitized Book Repository (with book in Hebrew and other languages; at Jewish National and University Library) Yizkor Books (Holocaust memorial books; at NYPL) These are listed by category: Academic Presses and Institutions -- Agriculture -- Architecture -- Art and Crafts -- Audio -- Blacks -- Books, Printing, and Publishing -- Children -- Comics and Graphic Novels -- Computing -- Dissertations -- Drama -- Economics -- Folklore -- Historical -- Home Economics -- Literary -- Military -- Music and Dance -- New Original Works -- Philosophy -- Poetry -- Politics, Government, Law -- Portable Reader Editions -- Regional -- Religion -- Science, Technology, Social Science and Math -- Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror -- Serials -- Sports, Games and Recreation -- Textbooks and Instructional Materials -- Women Some presses and academic institutions have put a substantial number of free online books on their site. [...]

Before the Dawn: A Tale of Wycliffe and Huss

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.73 MB Downloadable formats: PDF As the Revolutionary War begins, 13-year-old Isabel and her 5-year-old sister Ruth are about to be freed from slavery by the will of their Rhode Island mistress. Chapman, Colin (1981), The Case for Christianity (Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans). But the castle appears to be haunted, and by something far more dangerous than ghosts. Listened to it on audio years ago, and it is still one of the best listening experiences I have had. [...]

The Story of King Arthur & His Knights (Classic Starts)

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.88 MB Downloadable formats: PDF But he worries that, by narrating Gabčík’s story, he is reducing the man “to the ranks of a vulgar character and his actions to literature.” By “literature,” Binet means what Roland Barthes sometimes just called “Fiction”—the whole realm of conventional fictional artifice, the world of “realist” color, and sentences like “In the distance, a police car wailed by.” The narrator understands that he will use some of these means himself, but offers the hope that “however bright and blinding the veneer of fiction that covers this fabulous story, you will still be able to see through it to the historical reality that lies behind.” The result is the book’s captivating, paradoxical tone of playful fatalism. [...]

Beware, Princess Elizabeth: A Young Royals Book

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.31 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Get this free novel in pdf or ePub format. Maggie used to have a job, a car and a life. This chronicles the decline of a wealthy north German merchant family over the course of four generations, incidentally portraying the manner of life and mores of the Hanseatic bourgeoisie in the years from 1835 to 1877. The Bulgarian translator did not know the ninth century Byzantine history and has done some changes, thus replacing the Byzantine Emperors with Bulgarian rulers, starting with Tsar Samuel (997-1014) and his descendants (Николов 1997, 100; Николов 2005, 128). [...]

The Counterfeit Princess

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.78 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Geography is more than the backdrop for history; it can add a rich dimension to the study of the past. And still others feel that by pushing the issue, it may harm survivors who've suffered enough. The story of Joseph Mitchell, writer, and Joe Gould, funhouse-mirror reflection of Mitchell, has for a half-century and counting blazed as a kind of undimming bonfire around which writers and readers of the elusive genre known as “creative nonfiction” circle to warm their hands and speak in awed and reverent whispers. [...]

Hoofbeats: Katie and Mustang # 3

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.69 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Publication date must be 2016, verifiable on line at Amazon. The series includes "People of the Longhouse", "The Dawn Country", "The Broken Land" and "People of the Black Sun". "Kent Family Chronicles" (aka "American Bicentennial") 8 book series by John Jakes (aka Alan Payne, Jay Scotland). The underlying cause of the war was the 28 June 1914 assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria, heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary, by Yugoslav nationalist Gavrilo Princip in Sarajevo. [...]

Starring Mirette and Bellini

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.83 MB Downloadable formats: PDF But when the new family arrives, the son turns out to be a girl called Emma. It is of course understandable that people’s reactions to major acts of violence will have a subjective dimension to them, and there will be a temptation to interpret these events along the lines of one’s previously held convictions. If her navy falls into French hands all Europe will have fallen. And later, President Thomas Jefferson opposed the idea of having a day of thanksgiving. And we were both disillusioned by Everest’s commercialism and crowds. [...]

The Story of the Treasure Seekers

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.90 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Indeed, since the dawn of dinner parties, people have found themselves asking: Am I the only one who thinks this dinner is lame? Meanwhile, a young(ish) Ron Jeremy plays Kyle Reese, and at one point he distracts the Penetrator by giving him a Playboy centerfold to look at. This discovery was vital in the development of modern day pregnancy tests, which rely heavily on hCG as an early marker of pregnancy. For a book with evangelical Christian emphasis, a story from 13th century Europe obviously does not fit entirely, and so the Catholicism is downplayed – no mention of the many Catholic saints worshipped, purgatory, or sales of indulgences. [...]

Place Not Home

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.62 MB Downloadable formats: PDF But at some point growing children need to be made aware of the major events of history. If you wish to obtain a specific data series then please feel free to make a small donation along with a request & I'll normally email the data to you upon receipt. In this meticulously researched novel, brave and idealistic Sophie, Philip, Jose, and Deion realize their only hope for freedom is escaping Spain’s borders. Mellor, Mary Shelley: Her Life, Her Fiction, Her Monsters (New York & London: Methuen, 1988). [...]

The Plague

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.60 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The poverty of public language is all too evident in the quality of the political right’s criticism of Corbyn and the Labour left. The pool of knowledge on which millions of young Muslims now draw is very different to that of other communities. Elements of the Gothic have also made their way into mainstream writing. I also have to recommend two YA novels: Anne Frank and Me. But Henry is volatile: one day tender, one day murderous. [...]