Category: Fiction 1

Spinnsidan (Mirjam och Hervor, Bok 3) by Marianne Cedervall

By Marianne Cedervall

Redje boken om Mirjam och Hervor.
Tänk att det ska behöva hända så mycket i den lilla fridsamma socknen Kajpe Kviar! Väninnorna Mirjam och Hervor har tänkt sig en lugn vår innan de beger sig until eventually united states, males då har de inte räknat med Styggan. Den giriga Kajsa, som hon egentligen heter, har flyttat in i grannhuset med sin fosterson Emanuel och tar för sig på olika sätt i byn. Hon påstår sig dessutom vara medium, males Hervor konstaterar snart att hon är en riktig bluff-häxa! Inte tar hon något vidare hand om Emanuel heller 1;

smutsig och hungrig springer han ensam omkring i gårdarna. Mirjam och Hervor tar honom below sina vingar och börjar smida planer på hur de ska ta itu med Styggan.

Mirjam bestämmer sig för att använda sina mediala gåvor på bästa sätt. Den första som behöver hennes tjänster är Bosse, en guy som blivit fullständigt utmanövrerad av sin fru. Mirjam affirmerar skit less than naglarna och rinnande mascara på hans eleganta hustru, males tankekraften visar sig ha mycket mer kraft än så.

I granngården bor Sylve, som efter olyckan några år tidigare inte minns vare sig sitt frieri until eventually Mirjam eller den hemlighet hon var tvungen att delge honom. Nu umgås han alltmer med polisen Camilla och Mirjam känner sig både lite orolig och omotiverat svartsjuk. males kärleken tar sina egna vägar och dyker oväntad upp i Mirjams liv. Spinnsidan är den tredje fristående boken om läkaren Mirjam och hennes vapendragare och raka motsats Hervor.

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Rough Justice (Sean Dillon, Book 15) by Jack Higgins

By Jack Higgins

The grasp of the sport is again, with one other pulse-pounding experience that includes the unstoppable Sean Dillon

Whilst checking up at the risky state of affairs in Kosovo the U.S. President's right-hand guy Blake Johnson meets significant Harry Miller, a member of the British cupboard. Miller is there doing his personal assessments for the British best Minister. whilst either males get entangled with a gaggle of Russian squaddies approximately to dedicate an atrocity, Miller places and finish to the scuffle with a bullet within the brow of the ring-leader. yet this motion has dire effects not just for Miller and Johnson yet their affiliates too, together with Britain's Sean Dillon, and the entire strategy to the head of the British, Russian and usa governments. dying begets loss of life, and revenge leads purely to revenge, and ahead of the chain response of occasions is over, many can be dead...

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From Time to Time (Time and Again Series, Book 2) by Jack Finney

By Jack Finney

The long island Times Bestseller — Jack Finney's long-awaited sequel to his vintage illustrated novel Time and Again.
Simon Morley, whose logic-defying journey to the recent York urban of the Eighties in Time and Again has enchanted readers for twenty-five years, embarks on one other journey around the borders of time. This time Reuben Prien on the mystery, government-sponsored undertaking wishes Si to go away his domestic within the Eighties and stopover at big apple in 1912. Si's venture: to guard a guy who's touring around the Atlantic with very important records which may avoid global warfare I. So one fateful day in 1912, Si unearths himself aboard the world's most famed ship...the Titanic.

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Antonin Artaud: Collected Works, Volume 1 by Antonin Artaud, Victor Corti

By Antonin Artaud, Victor Corti

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Collection of performs, letters, and essays. the 1st quantity of the "Collected Works" comprises the real correspondence with Jacques Riviere, and Artaud's amazing explorations of cognizance and creativity in Umbilico Limbo and Nerve Scales, in addition to essays on existence and dying, suicide, medicinal drugs, lunacy, faith and artwork, poems, manifestos, the terrifying brief play The Spurt of Bloodletters and different fabric. this crucial quantity is key to an figuring out of the paintings and theater of our time and should provide unending excitement and data to its readers. Translated and with an advent through Victor Corti.

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Correspondence with Jacques Riviere
Umbilical Limbo
Nerve Scales
Art and Death
Unpublished Prose and Poetry
Cup and Ball
Seven Letters
Appendix

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Considered one of the so much influential figures within the evolution of contemporary drama idea, Antonin Artaud linked himself with Surrealist writers, artists, and experimental theater teams in Paris throughout the Twenties. while political alterations ended in his holiday from the Surrealists, he based the Theatre Alfred Jarry with Roger Vitrac and Robert Aron. jointly they was hoping to create a discussion board for works that will seriously change French theater. Artaud, particularly, expressed disdain for Western theater of the day, panning the ordered plot and scripted language his contemporaries in most cases hired to express principles, and he recorded his rules in such works as Le Theatre de los angeles cruaute and The Theater and Its Double.

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Shadow Riders: The Southern Plains Uprising, 1873 (The by Terry C. Johnston

By Terry C. Johnston

Publish yr note: initially released December fifteenth, 1991
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Chief White endure and his Kiowa tribe may settle for not more damaged supplies from the white guy, so that they left the Indian Territory reservations and crossed the crimson River to the south. yet inheritor final determined try to regain the land in their ancestors intended lifeless white settlers, embattled squaddies, and shaken offer routes. common Sheridan's professional pressured have been now at the movement to stem the Indian tide. And crack military Sergeant Seamus Donegan might quickly locate himself on the heart of an unlimited and bloody war...

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Roscoe by William Kennedy

By William Kennedy

It's V-J Day, global battle II is eventually over, and Roscoe is quitting politics after twenty-six years as leader brainstruster of Albany's infamous Democratic computer. The artful, tremendous, unscrupulous Falstaffian desires to dangle up his white double-breasted Palm seashore swimsuit and waft into retirement. yet how will he chill out his carry at the lid with out the political pot boiling over, scalding his liked and her family?
Armed with the politician's strongest credo - 'Righteousness doesn't stand an opportunity opposed to the imagination' - Roscoe fights his ultimate political battles. each leap forward leads Roscoe into the prior - to the early lack of his real love, to his personal specific heroics in international warfare I, the takeover of urban corridor and the methodical assassination of the gangster Jack 'Legs' Diamond.

ROSCOE is a comic book masterpiece from one in every of America's such a lot respected novelists.

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Stainless: A Modern Romance by Todd Grimson

By Todd Grimson

Resurrecting a frightening and romantic narrative that broke clean flooring for its style, this newly rereleased novel units a vampire tale in modern Los Angeles–the excitement dome of past due Nineties intercourse, medications, and rock 'n' roll tradition. not like the vampires that got here ahead of her, Justine doesn't shun crosses, she watches horror videos on tv, and he or she units upon her prey in a virtually apologetic manner, by no means killing her sufferers yet leaving them subconscious as an alternative. She quickly reveals herself entwined in a truly human sexual dating with Keith, a down-on-his-luck rock guitarist whose fingers have lately been mangled by means of a gang of drug purchasers. Justine nurtures Keith out of his melancholy and drug dependancy as he in flip turns into her lover and companion in her nocturnal predations. the connection among the undead and the dwelling is realistically and tragically portrayed as Keith acts either as Justine's enabler and unwitting nemesis and, during this vintage function reversal, finally ends up having to damage the single he loves with a view to shop her.

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The Door by Magda Szabó

By Magda Szabó

One of The long island instances e-book Review's "10 most sensible Books of 2015"

An NYRB Classics unique

The Door is an unsettling exploration of the connection among very diverse girls. Magda is a author, informed, married to a tutorial, public-spirited, with an on-again-off-again courting to Hungary's Communist gurus. Emerence is a peasant, illiterate, emotionless, abrupt, possible ageless. She lives on my own in a home that not anyone else may well input, now not even her closest kin. She is Magda's housekeeper and he or she has taken keep an eye on over Magda's family, turning into necessary to her. And Emerence, in her manner, has come to depend upon Magda. They proportion a type of love-at least till Magda's long-sought luck as a author ends up in a devastating revelation.

Len Rix's prizewinning translation of The Door eventually enables American readers to understand the masterwork of a tremendous smooth eu writer.

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Dacre’s War by Rosemary Goring

By Rosemary Goring

Dacre’s battle is a narrative of private and political vengeance. Ten years after the conflict of Flodden, Adam Crozier, head of his extended family and of an more and more robust alliance of Borderers, learns needless to say that it used to be Lord Thomas Dacre – now the main strong guy within the north of britain – who ordered his father’s homicide. He determines to take his revenge.

As a battling guy, Crozier would prefer not anything higher than to carry Dacre down nose to nose yet his spouse Louise advises him that he needs to use extra sophisticated equipment. So he units out to engineer Dacre’s downfall via turning the equipment of the English courtroom opposed to him. A vibrant and fast-moving story of political intrigue and heartache, Dacre’s battle is determined opposed to the backdrop of the Scottish and English borders, a land the place there's by no means any likelihood of peace.

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Chasing China: A Daughter's Quest for Truth by Kay Bratt

By Kay Bratt

Mia is gorgeous, gifted and has the realm at her fingertips. yet what makes her varied than the typical collage scholar who juggles a heavy workload and a rat of a boyfriend? decades in the past she used to be born to an unknown kin in China yet quickly discarded to fend for herself in a hectic teach station.  destiny stepped in whilst Mia used to be taken to the neighborhood orphanage and followed on the age of 4 by way of her American kin. lifestyles has been sturdy for her, or at the least up to she has allowed it to be whereas pushing her deep emotions of abandonment to the again of her brain. eventually she has determined that during order to maneuver ahead, she needs to confront her prior. Mia takes a trip to the mysterious land of her start and embarks on a venture to discover solutions. As she follows the invisible purple thread again via her motherland, she is enamored by means of the background and tradition of her heritage--strengthening her unravel to get to the reality, while chinese language officers fight to maintain it buried. together with her unwavering spirit of decision, Mia battles the forces stacked opposed to her and faces secret, probability, a touch of romance, and eventually a end that would switch her existence.  91,000 phrases, 344 pages. **

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