Glory by Vladimir Nabokov ; translated from the Russian by Dmitri

By Vladimir Nabokov ; translated from the Russian by Dmitri Nabokov in collaboration with the author.

Glory is the wryly ironic tale of Martin Edelweiss, a twenty-two-year-old Russian emigre of no account, who's in love with a lady who refuses to marry him.Convinced that his existence is ready to be wasted and hoping to provoke his love, he embarks on a "perilous, daredevil project"--an unlawful try to re-enter the Soviet Union, from which he and his mom had fled in 1919.He succeeds--but at a bad cost.

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Man of Honour (Jack Steel 1) by Iain Gale

By Iain Gale

'Man of Honour' is the 1st in a beautiful new sequence from revered army historian, Iain Gale, excellent for all fanatics of Sharpe. Meet Lieutenant Jack metal -- gentleman, soldier, hero. top Bavaria, 1704. The British military, positive, unbeaten because the Peninsula battle, stands proudly to awareness, able to struggle for honour and glory. Their enemy is Louis XIV of France, a megalomaniac rationale on owning all Europe. between this proud staff of fellows stands Lieutenant Jack metal, widespread through his males, the best infantry in Queen Anne's military. a lot praised for his braveness, his energy, and his loyalty, metal has come to the eye of his Commander in leader, the Duke of Marlborough. Tasked with rescuing a letter whose arguable contents may possibly break Marlborough, metal leads his males during the conflict of Blenheim, risking demise and destruction within the struggle for an additional man's honour. And alongside the way in which he's continually threatened from inside by way of the mellifluous significant Jennings, reason on destroying metal and all he stands for. the 1st in a beautiful new sequence that includes Jack metal, guy of Honour is historic event excellent for all fanatics of Bernard Cornwell's Sharpe.

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Hero of Rome (Roman Trilogy 1) by Douglas Jackson

By Douglas Jackson

The Roman grip on Britain is weakening. Emperor Nero has became his face clear of this far-flung outpost. The Druids are at the upward push, spreading seeds of uprising one of the British tribes. Roman cruelty and exploitation has angered their British matters. The warrior queen Boudicca will lead the tribes to battle. status opposed to the emerging tide of Boudicca's uprising is Roman Tribune, Gaius Valerius Verrens, Commander of the veteran legions at Colonia. Valerius leads the veterans in a final stand opposed to the unstoppable horde of Boudicca's insurgent military. step-by-step, the bloodied survivors are compelled again into the Temple of Claudius. it truly is right here that Valerius wins lifelong repute and the accolade Hero of Rome.

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Return of the Mountain Man by William W. Johnstone

By William W. Johnstone

God forgives...- the city of Bury took up a section of Idaho Territory that was once nonetheless uncooked, untamed frontier. It used to be no position for the cowardly or faint-hearted, yet Smoke Jensen was once neither. Nor have been Stratton, Potter and Richards, the 3 bloodthirsty outlaws who got here there to reside. Or, if Smoke had his way...to die! Smoke Jensen does not - It were years given that employed gun arms had murdered Smoke's spouse and son, however the discomfort used to be as clean as the day past. And so used to be Smoke's want for revenge. he is come a ways to discover the bandit trio liable for his family's brutal bloodbath. Now, the city of bury used to be approximately to reside as much as its name...

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Tennessee Williams's The Glass Menagerie (Bloom's Guides) by Tennessee Williams, Sterling Professor of the Humanities

By Tennessee Williams, Sterling Professor of the Humanities Harold Bloom

Tom Wingfield recollects occasions at his domestic in St Louis, the place his suffocating mom, Amanda Wingfield, badgers him to find a gentleman caller for his sister, Laura, a shy, lame woman who occupies herself with track and a suite of glass animals. that includes extracts and bibliography, this paintings comes in handy for complex scholars.

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The Janus Conjunction (Doctor Who Series) by Trevor Baxendale

By Trevor Baxendale

A physician Who novel that includes the 8th health professional and Sam. whilst the pair arrive on the earth Janus leading, at the fringe of the galaxy, they find a bad weapon hidden in its gleaming sands. If the weapon falls into the palms of the warring people, it can break the galaxy.

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Beyond the Grave by Mara Purnhagen

By Mara Purnhagen

I will not circulate ahead with my existence, until eventually i do know my demons are restricted to the past…Being Charlotte Silver, the daughter of well-known paranormal investigators, skill my existence is different from that of different teenage women. particularly after what occurred to my mom and dad. issues replaced. I neglected promenade and deferred my immense university plans. yet I nonetheless have my boyfriend, Noah. he is every thing i'll want—if i will determine what is up with him. unexpectedly Noah is secretive.I worry it has whatever to do with what occurred to us 3 months in the past. The bruise Noah suffered in the course of a mystical assault hasn't ever thoroughly light. Now i have realized Noah is gaining knowledge of demons. And while he disappears, it is as much as me to discover him—before anything else does.

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O, Juliet by Robin Maxwell

By Robin Maxwell

Prior to Juliet Capelletti lie futures: a historically loveless marriage to her father's enterprise companion, or the achievement of her poetic goals, encouraged through the good Dante. not like her liked buddy Lucrezia, who seems ahead to her prepared marriage into the Medici dynasty, Juliet has a wild, romantic mind's eye that takes flight within the privateness of her bedchamber and on her backyard balcony.

Her lifestyles and future are perpetually replaced whilst Juliet meets Romeo Monticecco, a soulful younger guy looking peace among their warring households. A dreamer himself, Romeo is unstoppable, as soon as he determines to seize the center of the extraordinary girl foretold in his stars.

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Trick Or Treat by Serenity Woods

By Serenity Woods

Caitlin desires to support Fox get the activity, yet that includes pretending they’re a pair, this means that sharing a room. And that’s by no means going to finish well.

Treats to Tempt You, ebook 4.

A enjoyable and attractive “marriage of comfort” romance.

Fox Wilde loves operating at Aqua Blue, his seafood eating place in no doubt Bay, New Zealand. but if he lands an interview for head chef on the well-known Rutland’s eating place in Auckland, the chance to paintings on the particular lodge is simply too strong to show down.

At the interview, the pinnacle of the family-run company makes his outdated criteria very transparent. wear the spot, Fox mistakenly invents a fiancée, after which compounds the matter by means of giving the identify of his attractive yet risky buddy, Caitlin. Now, Fox has to determine find out how to persuade Caitlin to move besides the ruse and are available with him to fulfill the Rutlands on Halloween.

The very last thing on Caitlin Baker’s brain is a protracted time period courting. After years of tolerating a strict father and a jealous, possessive ex, she’s determined for a few freedom and independence. So while the impertinent Fox declares their unexpected engagement, she’s tempted to inform him to stay it the place the solar doesn’t shine.

But Caitlin has a mystery. She’s had something for Fox because the first time she met him, ten years in the past, at one other Halloween gown celebration. Fox doesn’t bear in mind her, fortunately, as her father ended their steamy clinch with a thermonuclear meltdown from which Fox slightly escaped along with his lifestyles. She feels she owes him. yet that includes pretending they’re a pair, this means that sharing a room. And that’s by no means going to finish well.

Warning: includes fireworks. learn with caution—preferably whereas donning security goggles.

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1: deal with with warning (Tasha and Kole)
2: deal with her correct (Maisey and Joss)
3: an extraordinary deal with (Elle and Stuart)
4: Trick or deal with (Fox and Caitlin)
5: A Festive deal with (Skye and Owen)
5.5: No approach to deal with a woman (Hayley and Jed – Taster)
6.5: A style of items to return (Tasha and Kole – Taster)

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