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Download You Who Cross My Path by Erez Bitton (.ePUB)

You Who Cross My Path by Erez Bitton (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 196 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 12.5MB Overview: This first US publication of Erez Bitton, one of Israel's most celebrated poets, recalls the fate of Moroccan Jewish culture with poems both evocative and pure. Considered the founding father of Mizrahi Israeli, a major tradition in the history of Hebrew poetry, Bitton's bilingual collection dramatically expands the scope of biographical experience and memory, ultimately resurrecting a vanishing world and culture. Genre: Poetry, Literature Download link 1 ...

Download Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk & Stories by Nikolai Leskov (.ePUB)+

Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk & Stories by Nikolai Leskov (.ePUB)+

General Fiction & Classics | 163 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 1.3MB Overview: Five great stories from one of the most quintessentially Russian of writers, Nikolai Leskov. In the best of Leskov's stories, as in almost no others apart from those of Gogol, we can hear the voice of nineteenth-century Russia. An outsider by birth and instinct, Leskov is one of the most undeservedly neglected figures in Russian literature. He combined a profoundly religious spirit with a fascination for crime, an occasionally lurid imagination and a...

Download Walking the Dog's Shadow by Deborah Brown (.ePUB)+

Walking the Dog's Shadow by Deborah Brown (.ePUB)+

General Fiction & Classics | 167 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI, PDF or AZW3 Reader, 1.5MB Overview: Walking the Dog's Shadow rose to the top of nearly eight hundred submissions to win the ninth annual A. Poulin, Jr. Poetry Prize. Tony Hoagland, who served as final judge for the contest, writes, "Deborah Brown's poems remind me a little of the great Polish poet, Wistawa Szymborska. They both make thinking look easy. . . . Brown's poems aren't just about a eureka moment; they taste of the whole journey. Walking the Dog's Shadow is a beautiful...

Download I Am Flying into Myself: Selected Poem by Bill Knott (.ePUB)

I Am Flying into Myself: Selected Poem by Bill Knott (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 133 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI or AZW3 Reader, 1.3MB Overview: For half a century, Bill Knott's brilliant, vaudevillian verse electrified the poetic form. Over his long career, he studiously avoided joining any one school of poetry, preferring instead to freewheel from French surrealism to the avant-garde and back again—experimenting relentlessly and refusing to embrace straightforward dialectics. Whether drawing from musings on romantic love or propaganda from the Vietnam War, Knott's quintessential poems are...

Download The Combinations by Louis Armand (.ePUB)

The Combinations by Louis Armand (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 120 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.71 MB Overview: In 8 octaves, 64 chapters and on 888 pages, Louis Armand’s The Combinations is a “work of attempted fiction” that combines the beauty & intellectual exertion that is chess with the panorama of futility & chaos that is Prague (a.k.a. “Golem City”), across the 20th-century and before/after. Golem City, the ship of fools boarded by the famed D’s (e.g. John) and K’s (e.g. Edward) of the 16th/17th centuries (who attempted...

Download The Laurels of Lake Constance by Marie Chaix (.ePUB)

The Laurels of Lake Constance by Marie Chaix (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 210 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1,7 MB Overview: It is 1936, and Albert B. is one of the first French citizens to join the Fascist party. During the war, he becomes a collaborator. It’s only a matter of time before he dons a German uniform himself. Taking place in the limbo between the moment of Albert’s initial “fall” and his inevitable capture, following the Allied invasion of Mainau, The Laurels of Lake Constance is the story not only of Albert himself, but of his daughter, who must...

Download His Other Wife by Umm Zakiyyah (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

His Other Wife by Umm Zakiyyah (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

General Fiction & Classics | 134 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: .epub/.mobi Reader, | 1.9Mb | Version: Retail Overview: Jacob is a successful businessman and college professor, and his wife Deanna is a renowned marriage counselor and author. Together they are their Muslim community's power couple. Aliyah is Deanna's recently divorced best friend who has just accepted a position at the college where Jacob works—and who is the unwilling recipient of Deanna's constant unsolicited relationship advice, particularly that Aliyah needs to learn how to hold a...

Download The Book of Mizo Myths by Cherrie Lalnunziri Chhangte(.ePUB)

The Book of Mizo Myths by Cherrie Lalnunziri Chhangte(.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 217 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB reader, 129 KB Overview: Supernatural love affairs abound in this book of six short mythological tales from the northeastern Indian state of Mizoram. There's one between a weretigress and a human hunter, another between a man and a phungpuinu (a very ugly sort of goblin), and one in which the king of the Lasi, or hidden folk, takes the beautiful human girl Chawngtinleri to be his bride. The book also includes a retelling of the Mizo creation myth: from the Thimzing (or Great Darkness)...

Download Record of Daily Knowledge & Poems by Gu Yanwu (.ePUB)

Record of Daily Knowledge & Poems by Gu Yanwu (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 164 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.MB Overview: Gu Yanwu pioneered the late-Ming and early Qing-era practice of Han Learning, or Evidential Learning, favoring practical over theoretical approaches to knowledge. He strongly encouraged scholars to return to the simple, ethical precepts of early Confucianism, and in his best-known work, Rizhi lu (Record of Daily Knowledge), he applied this paradigm to literature, government, economics, history, education, and philology. This volume includes translations of...

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Forbidden Heritage by Misty Griffin (.ePUB)+

General Fiction & Classics | 73 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, MOBI Reader, AZW Reader, 1.12 MB Overview: This novel depicts how and why the Amish banned the use of cars, electricity and other modern conveniences in the early 1900s. Written by a former Amish woman. 1897-1906-The stunning news of her mother's capture by Indians 18 years prior slowly reveals that Esther Stoltz is half Cheyenne Indian. This startling revelation leaves her wondering about the heritage she is forbidden to explore. Esther begins to question the strict ban on...

Download Time to Say Goodbye by S.D. Robertson (.ePUB)

Time to Say Goodbye by S.D. Robertson (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 93 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.03 MB Overview: Will Curtis's six-year-old daughter, Ella, knows her father will never leave her. After all, he promised her so when her mother died. And he's going to do everything he can to keep his word. What Will doesn't know is that the promise he made to his little girl might be harder to keep than he imagined. When he's faced with an impossible decision, Will finds that the most obvious choice might not be the right one. But the future is full of unexpected...

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The Mahé Circle by Georges Simenon (.ePUB)+

General Fiction & Classics | 179 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, MOBI Reader, AZW Reader, 2.04 MB Overview: The first English publication of Georges Simenon's compelling novel about summer escape and elusive obsessions. 'In Porquerolles, things were hostile to him. He had tried in vain to tame them. Back there, all the time, he had felt as if there was a tremendous chaos around him, a kind of life that was too vivid, so that the slightest contact with it made his blood pulse more quickly, and prompted a rising fever inside him.' Nobody...

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Cooking with Fernet... by James Hamilton-Paterson (.ePUB)+

General Fiction & Classics | 146 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, MOBI Reader, AZW Reader, 1.31 MB Overview: Gerald Samper, an effete English snob, has his own private hilltop in Tuscany, where he wiles away his time working as a ghostwriter for celebrities and inventing wholly original culinary concoctions-including ice cream made with garlic and the bitter, herb-based liqueur of the book's title. Gerald's idyll is shattered by the arrival of Marta, on the run from a crime-riddled former soviet republic. A series of hilarious...

Download 2 Books by Kevin Canty (.ePUB)

2 Books by Kevin Canty (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 214 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: .epub Reader | 5.1Mb | Version: Retail Overview: Kevin Canty writes novels and short stories. He is a faculty member in the English department at the University of Montana at Missoula, where he currently resides. He received his Masters degree in English from the University of Florida in 1990, and M.F.A. in creative writing from the University of Arizona in 1993. From the acclaimed author of A Stranger in this World and Into the Great Wide Open comes a novel that explores reckless love and...

Download Dear God Why Doesn't She Shave? by Lauren Hamilton (.ePUB)

Dear God Why Doesn't She Shave? by Lauren Hamilton (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 120 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 100 KB Overview: Could you date a man or woman who doesn't shave? When it comes to dating, there are always things that surprise us about the other person. Then, that dreaded question comes... is this a deal breaker for me? This is exactly what happened to Glenn, Lauren's good friend, after he realized the woman he'd been dating never shaved her lady friend. Since he felt torn, Glenn decided to text Juliet, Gloria, and Summer to get their opinion. What will Glenn do? It was a...

Download Pricksongs & Descants by Robert Coover (.ePUB)+

Pricksongs & Descants by Robert Coover (.ePUB)+

General Fiction & Classics | 81 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI or AZW3 Reader, 1.6MB Overview: Pricksongs & Descants, originally published in 1969, is a virtuoso performance that established its author already a William Faulkner Award winner for his first novel as a writer of enduring power and unquestionable brilliance, a promise he has fulfilled over a stellar career. It also began Coover's now-trademark riffs on fairy tales and bedtime stories. In these riotously word drunk fictional romps, two children follow an old man into the woods,...

Download The Seducers by Martin Shepard (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

The Seducers by Martin Shepard (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

General Fiction & Classics | 155 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: Epub reader/Mobi reader, 1.61 Mb Overview: Jonas Lippman—father, husband, successful psychiatrist, provider and respected community member—seems to have everything. Why, then, does he risk all of this during an encounter with one of his sexually repressed patients? What prompts such a man? Is it done solely for his own gratification or are more complex motivations involved? Is he idealistic, simplistic, or simply a seducer? Genre: General Fiction, Literature Download link 1 Download link 2...

Download What the Dead Remember by Harlan Greene (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

What the Dead Remember by Harlan Greene (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

General Fiction & Classics | 188 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: MOBI / ePUB reader, 784 kb Overview: Harlan Greene's poignant novel of gay life in the South captures the sexual awakening of an unnamed narrator over a period of successive summers spent in Charleston, South Carolina. Just thirteen when he first arrives, the boy wanders the dream-haunted streets of the old city, feeling lonely and restless. Finally, however, he comes to the beach, where he meets a group of golden boys as beautiful as the models he has seen in the BVD ads in the Saturday...

Download 2 Books by Patrick O'Brian (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

2 Books by Patrick O'Brian (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

General Fiction & Classics | 200 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: .epub/.mobi Reader | 846Kb | Version: Retail Overview: Patrick O'Brian's acclaimed Aubrey/Maturin series of historical novels has been described as "a masterpiece", "addictively readable", and "the best historical novels ever written", which "should have been on those lists of the greatest novels of the 20th century”. Set in the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars, O'Brian's twenty-volume series centers on the enduring friendship between naval...

Download Gargoyles by Thomas Bernhard (.ePUB)

Gargoyles by Thomas Bernhard (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 162 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB reader, 1.8 MB Overview: The playwright and novelist Thomas Bernhard was one of the most widely translated and admired writers of his generation, winner of the three most coveted literary prizes in Germany. Gargoyles, one of his earliest novels, is a singular, surreal study of the nature of humanity.One morning a doctor and his son set out on daily rounds through the grim mountainous Austrian countryside. They observe the colorful characters they encounter -- from an innkeeper whose...

Download Season of Violence by Shintaro Ishihara (.ePUB)

Season of Violence by Shintaro Ishihara (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 88 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB reader, 3.1 MB Overview: Violent, sensual, and seemingly un-Japanese, the stories in Season of Violence nevertheless depict Japanese teenagers of the present in compulsive but often unconscious revolt against the moral codes of "old Japan." Yet these stories tell of youth who offer no real, modern morality to replace the old—only the anti-morality of indiscriminate sex, brutality, and living for today's pleasures and sensations. These are stories of teenagers who came to be known as...

Download Six of One (Runnymede #1) by Rita Mae Brown (.ePUB)

Six of One (Runnymede #1) by Rita Mae Brown (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 101 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: .epub Reader, | 1.0Mb | Version: Retail Overview: Perched right on the Mason-Dixon line, tiny Runnymede, Maryland, is ripe with a history almost as colorful as the women who live there—from Celeste Chalfonte, headstrong and aristocratic, who murders for principle and steals her brother's wife, to Fannie Jump Creighton, who runs a speakeasy right in her own home when hard times come knocking. Then of course, there're Louise and Julia, the boldly eccentric Hunsenmeir sisters. Wheezie and Juts...

Download A Word Fitly Spoken by Les D. Maloney (.PDF)

A Word Fitly Spoken by Les D. Maloney (.PDF)

General Fiction & Classics | 141 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: PDF Reader, 2 MB Overview: A Word Fitly Spoken explores significant poetic devices within the four alphabetic acrostic psalms found in Book I of the Psalter. The majority of scholarly opinion has been that these acrostics are poetically and artistically deficient due to the writers’ and editors’ preoccupation with the alphabetic pattern. In contrast to this view, A Word Fitly Spoken proposes that the acrostic pattern contributes to, rather than detracts from, the poetic artistry...

Download Lead Me Home by Connie Cortright (.ePUB)

Lead Me Home by Connie Cortright (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 154 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 281 KB Overview: Hunger. Unemployment. Homelessness: realities of life during the Great Depression. Thrust into these realities, all Maggie Ehlke wants is a home and family of her own. Instead, she’s sent to her sister’s home in Dubuque to earn her keep by helping with her sister’s twins. But circumstances soon send Maggie to the widower Iverson’s farm to keep house and raise his younger three daughters. Iverson’s grown son, the agonizingly shy...

Download Delphi Complete Works by William Makepeace Thackeray (.ePUB)

Delphi Complete Works by William Makepeace Thackeray (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 103 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: EPUB Reader, 50.2 mb Overview: Thackery was a giant of Victorian literature, creating bestselling novels that rivalled Dickens for popularity and satires that remain as hilarious and original today as when they were first published. This comprehensive eBook aims to reveal the true genius of this master storyteller, featuring the complete works, with beautiful illustrations and special bonus texts. (Version 4) The Novels Catherine A Shabby Genteel Story The Luck Of Barry Lyndon Vanity Fair...

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