By José Saramago
Assim começa este novo romance de José Saramago. Colocada a hipótese, o autor desenvolve-a em todas as suas consequências, e o leitor é conduzido com mão de mestre numa ampla divagação sobre a vida, a morte, o amor, e o sentido, ou a falta dele, da nossa existência.
By Andrea Penrose
A diabolical traitor who is continuously out of reach...
England, 1814. girl Arianna Hadley and her husband, the Earl of Saybrook, wish not anything greater than to delight in a quiet existence adorned through the occasional cup of the best chocolate. although, after they obtain orders to shuttle to Scotland and catch an elusive traitor, they consider their responsibility to the Crown needs to come first.
In a laboratory in Scotland, they notice the coprse of a chemistry professor--and cryptic papers hinting at a deadly new discovery now in enemy arms. Racing opposed to time, Arianna and Saybrook pursue their so much crafty and hazardous adversary but via a posh community of intrigue regarding unique sweets, daredevil aviators, a lacking inventor, and a mystery recipe that has to be recovered at any cost...
INCLUDES CHOCOLATE RECIPES AND TRIVIA!
By Debra Burroughs
"I enjoyed the characters during this book! cannot stay up for the subsequent booklet within the series." ~ yhavens
A tale overflowing with friendships, homicide secret, romance, and intrigue--think "Stephanie Plum" meets "Nancy Drew".
By Jodi Picoult
Police leader of a small Massachusetts city, Cameron McDonald makes the hardest arrest of his lifestyles while his personal cousin Jamie involves him and confesses outright that he has killed his terminally in poor health spouse out of mercy.
Now, a heated homicide trial plunges the city into upheaval, and drives a wedge right into a contented marriage: Cameron, supporting the prosecution of their case opposed to Jamie, is abruptly at odds together with his dedicated spouse, Allie -- seduced through the belief of a guy so in love together with his spouse that he'd supply all her needs, even her desire to finish her lifestyles. And while an inexplicable appeal ends up in a surprising betrayal, Allie faces the toughest questions of the center: whilst does love pass the road of ethical legal responsibility? And what does it suggest to really love another?
Praised for her "personal, detail-rich variety" (Glamour), Jodi Picoult infuses this page-turning novel with center, heat, and startling candor, taking readers on an unforgettable emotional trip.
By Rachel Ann Nunes
Miguel Silva is a highway orphan who will do something to prevent the wrath of his alcoholic aunt and to maintain his little sister, Sara, satisfied. He and Sara roam the streets of Portugal, begging and stealing to feed and dress themselves. A surprising coincidence throws them into a good chillier international, the place their in basic terms likelihood for survival are Daniel and Cristina Andrade.
Daniel Andrade has placed his sour earlier at the back of him and located a brand new lifestyles with Cristina. however the prior returns in strength while Miguel steals his pockets at the ferry, throwing into movement a chain of unstoppable occasions. Daniel doesn’t are looking to face the secrets and techniques of the earlier or open his middle to anyone—yet that's precisely what he needs to do or face wasting every thing he loves.
Cristina Andrade additionally has secrets and techniques. Now she needs to choose from her husband and the deep longing in her center. Or is there a compromise? in simple terms Miguel may also help them locate the way—and time for Miguel is operating out. Can the Savior’s love heal all of them ahead of it’s too overdue?
Get within the temper for Christmas with this gorgeous, page-turning tale that poignantly indicates us what the season is admittedly all approximately.
By Mathew Lyons
Whilst the adventurer Walter Ralegh first encountered Elizabeth I he supposedly positioned his cloak over a puddle and allowed the queen to stroll throughout it. therefore begun the most exciting relationships among a monarch and her favorite. the favorite explores the labyrinthine complexity of human emotion, ambition and formality in the limited confines of the Tudor court docket. was once the favorite a Machiavellian schemer who fooled the queen in her affections? was once Elizabeth keen to govern her courtier for her personal ends? The Queen's affection for Ralegh might shield him yet he could quickly turn into the 'most hated guy in England'. within the favorite, Mathew Lyons finds a brand new portrait of an immortal dating and a desirable exploration of the numerous layers of affection among Gloriana and Ralegh - courtier, chancer and privateer. studies for very unlikely trips: - 'Jocular yet scholarly compendium of outlandish voyages.' e-book of the Week, trip - 'Lyons's account is actually heartbreaking.' New Statesman - 'The ebook as a complete has one of those understated magic.' parent - 'Presents the stories with nice wit and knowledge, and an undercurrent of studying that makes the complete undertaking very appealing indeed.' self sustaining on Sunday - 'Each tale is instructed exquisitely and is derived sponsored with exhaustive research.' Sunday occasions
By Jeanette Battista
With the specter of a werehyena takeover handled, Kess, Finn, and Rafe can ultimately benefit from the tentative peace Miami has to supply. As Kess strikes ahead along with her choice to open up the territory to peaceable weres, she is familiar with that the Keepers of Divine Order—a team of werejackal assassins—are staring at her each movement. If her plan fails, she is familiar with they won’t hesitate to cast off her and her friends.
When a number of werehyenas all of sudden disappear and Mebis, the Keeper assigned to Miami, is going all of sudden lacking, Kess fears the worst. yet even she’s unprepared for this most up-to-date probability: a hunter hiding in undeniable sight whose purely aim is killing werecreatures. Can Kess and her acquaintances live to tell the tale this most threatening online game?
By Peter Nichols
“Irresistibly sunny… Set within the brightly lit Mediterranean amid previous olive bushes and sexual intrigue, song and wine and gorgeous women... Propulsive.” –The ny occasions e-book Review
“The ideal booklet for pretending it really is already seashore season.” –O, The Oprah Magazine
A romantic page-turner propelled by means of the sixty-year mystery that has formed households, 4 enthusiasts, and one seashore inn community.
Set opposed to dramatic Mediterranean Sea perspectives and plush olive groves, The Rocks opens with a disagreement and a mystery: What used to be the mysterious, catastrophic occasion that drove honeymooners aside so abruptly and totally in 1948 that they by no means spoke back regardless of residing at the related island for sixty extra years? and the way did their heritage form the Romeo and Juliet–like romance in their (unrelated) childrens many years later? situated round a favored beach lodge membership and its neighborhood, The Rocks is a double love tale that starts with a secret, then strikes backward in time, period by way of period, to solve what rather occurred a long time earlier.
Peter Nichols writes with a pervading, soulful knowledge and self-knowing humor, and captures completely this global of glamorous, complex, misbehaving forms with all their refined flaws and real longing. the result's a bittersweet, clever, and romantic novel approximately how robust the perceived fact can be—as a bond, and as a barrier—even if it’s probably not the full tale; and the way one false impression can echo irreparably via decades.
From the Hardcover edition.
By Dorothy Garlock
Vanessa is decided to go the prairies, ford the robust rivers and climb the Rockies to arrive Colorado. yet her get to the bottom of weakens whilst a tall, lean stranger as wild because the western wind takes her in his hands. Will quit to this stressed roamer deliver her happiness - or will it holiday her center without end.
By Sarah Dessen
The global is a poor position to not have a top friend.
Scarlett used to be regularly the robust one.
Halley was once continually content material to keep on with in her wake.
Then Scarlett’s boyfriend died, and Scarlett discovered that she was once pregnant.
Now Halley has to discover the power to take the lead and support Scarlett get via it.
Because actual friendship is a promise you retain forever.
* “Dessen has written a robust, polished story.”—School Library Journal, starred review
Also by way of Sarah Dessen:
Along for the Ride
Keeping the Moon
Lock and Key
The Moon and More
The fact approximately Forever
What occurred to Goodbye