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Download A Matter of Gravity by Helene Vachon (.ePUB)

A Matter of Gravity by Helene Vachon (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 87 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.3MB Overview: A Matter of Gravity is a playful and touching treatment of illness and tragedy, in which an enigmatic manuscript brings together two disparate male characters. Black humor and compassion brilliantly illuminate their tragic encounter. Genre: General Fiction Download link 1 Download link 2...

Download 2 books by David Grossman (.ePUB)

2 books by David Grossman (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 158 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: Epub reader, 6.85 Mb Overview: David Grossman was born in Jerusalem, where he still lives. He is the best-selling author of many works of fiction, nonfiction, and children’s literature, which have been translated into thirty-six languages. His work has also appeared in The New Yorker. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the French Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, the Buxtehuder Bulle in Germany, Rome’s Premio per la Pace e L’Azione...

Download The Schooldays of Jesus by J. M. Coetzee (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

The Schooldays of Jesus by J. M. Coetzee (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

General Fiction & Classics | 109 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB or MOBI Reader, .8 MB Overview: LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE From the Nobel Prize-winning author J. M. Coetzee, the haunting sequel to The Childhood of Jesus, continuing the journey of Davíd, Simón, and Inés “When you travel across the ocean on a boat, all your memories are washed away and you start a completely new life. That is how it is. There is no before. There is no history. The boat docks at the harbour and we climb down the gangplank and we are plunged into the...

Download Like Death by Guy de Maupassant (.ePUB)

Like Death by Guy de Maupassant (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 204 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: .epub Reader, | 1.2Mb | Version: Retail Overview: A devastating novel about the treachery of love by Maupassant, now in a new translation by National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize winning poet and translator Richard Howard Olivier Bertin is at the height of his career as a painter. After making his name with his Cleopatra, he went on to establish himself as “the chosen painter of the Parisiennes, the most adroit and ingenious artist to reveal their grace, their figures, and their...

Download Never, Again by Endre Farkas (.ePUB)

Never, Again by Endre Farkas (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 118 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.7MB Overview: Set in post-war Communist Hungary, in the fictional town of Békes, Never, Again is the story of seven-year-old Tomi Wolfstein, the son of Holocaust survivors who have never told him anything about their past experiences in the concentration camps. The story opens in the fall of 1956, when Tomi is about to start school, and chronicles his adventures and experiences in the months leading up to and during the Hungarian Uprising. Genre: Historical Fiction Download...

Download Ha'Penny Chance by Gemma Jackson (.ePUB)

Ha'Penny Chance by Gemma Jackson (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 125 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 505 kb Overview: Ivy Rose Murphy dreams of a better future. For years she has set out daily from the tenements known as ‘The Lane’ to beg for discards from the homes of the wealthy – discards she turns into items to sell around the Dublin markets. And now she has grander schemes afoot. But, as her fortunes take a turn for the better, there are eyes on Ivy – and she is vulnerable as she carries her earnings home through the dark winter streets. And, to add to her...

Download News from the End the World by Emily Jeanne Miller (.ePUB)

News from the End the World by Emily Jeanne Miller (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 97 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: .epub Reader, | 3.1Mb | Version: Retail Overview: Meet the lovable but dysfunctional Lake family over the four days that will make or break them… When Vance Lake—broke, jobless, and recently dumped—takes refuge with twin brother Craig back home on Cape Cod, he unwittingly finds himself smack in the middle of a crisis that would test the bonds of even the most cohesive family, let alone the Lakes. Craig is strangely mournful and angry at equal turns. His exasperated wife, Gina, is on the...

Download Relativity by Antonia Hayes (.ePUB)

Relativity by Antonia Hayes (.ePUB)

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

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 433 KB Overview: Twelve-year-old Ethan Forsythe, an exceptionally talented boy obsessed with physics and astronomy, has been raised alone by his mother in Sydney, Australia. Claire, a former professional ballerina, has been a wonderful parent to Ethan, but he’s becoming increasingly curious about his father’s absence in his life. Claire is fiercely protective of her talented, vulnerable son—and of her own feelings. But when Ethan falls ill, tied to a tragic event...

Download The Translation of Love by Lynne Kutsukake (.ePUB)

The Translation of Love by Lynne Kutsukake (.ePUB)

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

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 322 KB Overview: Thirteen-year-old Aya Shimamura is released from a Canadian internment camp in 1946, still grieving the recent death of her mother, and repatriated to Japan with her embittered father. They arrive in a devastated Tokyo occupied by the Americans under the command of General Douglas MacArthur. Aya's English-language abilities are prized by the principal of her new school, but her status as the "repat girl" makes her a social pariah--until her...

Download Lala Pettibone's Act Two by Heidi Mastrogiovanni (.ePUB)+

Lala Pettibone's Act Two by Heidi Mastrogiovanni (.ePUB)+

General Fiction & Classics | 115 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: .epub/.mobi Reader, | 810Kb | Version: Retail Overview: Lala Pettibone, a forty-something widow whose outrageous antics befit women half her age, has been imagining her sexy boss, Gerard, is as smitten with her as she is with him. Enter Gerard's fabulous girlfriend from Paris. After spending the rest of the day drinking wine straight from the bottle, Lala attends the monthly meeting of her Greenwich Village co-op, where the residents are informed that a toxic wasteland has appeared in the...

Download Blindspot by Jane Kamensky, Jill Lepore (.ePUB)

Blindspot by Jane Kamensky, Jill Lepore (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 169 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1,4 MB Overview: “Tis a small canvas, this Boston,” muses Stewart Jameson, a Scottish portrait painter who, having fled his debtors in Edinburgh, has washed up on America’s far shores. Eager to begin anew in this new world, he advertises for an apprentice, but the lad who comes knocking is no lad at all. Fanny Easton is a lady in disguise, a young, fallen woman from Boston’s most prominent family. “I must make this Jameson see my artist’s...

Download Last Day on Earth: Stories by Eric Puchner (.ePUB)

Last Day on Earth: Stories by Eric Puchner (.ePUB)

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

Requirements: .epub Reader, | 2.6Mb | Version: Retail Overview: A boy on the edge of adolescence fears his mother might be a robot; a psychotically depressed woman is entrusted with taking her niece and nephew trick-or-treating; a reluctant dad brings his baby to a coke-fueled party; a teenage boy tries to prevent his mother from putting his estranged father's dogs to sleep. Ranging from a youth arts camp to an aging punk band's reunion tour, from a dystopian future where parents no longer exist to a...

Download Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk (.ePUB)

Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 122 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: any EPUB reader, 202KB Overview: Every weekend, in basements and parking lots across the country, young men with good white-collar jobs and absent fathers take off their shoes and shirts and fight each other barehanded for as long as they have to. Then they go back to those jobs with blackened eyes and loosened teeth and the sense that they can handle anything. Fight Club is the invention of Tyler Durden, projectionist, waiter and dark, anarchic genius. And it's only the beginning of his...

Download The Murder of Willie Lincoln by Burt Solomon (.ePUB)

The Murder of Willie Lincoln by Burt Solomon (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 197 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: .epub Reader, | 3.1Mb | Version: Retail Overview: The Murder of Willie Lincoln is an exciting historical fiction debut by award-winning political journalist and Washington insider Burt Solomon. Washington City, 1862: The United States lies in tatters, and there seems no end to the war. Abraham Lincoln, the legitimate President of the United States, is using all his will to keep his beloved land together. But Lincoln’s will and soul are tested when tragedy strikes the White House as...

Download The Good Sister by Kyla Stone (.ePUB) (.MOBI)

The Good Sister by Kyla Stone (.ePUB) (.MOBI)

General Fiction & Classics | 71 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB MOBI Reader, 1.5 Mb Overview: Twenty-year-old Emilyn prides herself on being good—a good girlfriend, a good daughter, a good sister. But when her manipulative, drug-addicted sister makes a wild accusation against their father, Emilyn’s safe and predictable world explodes into turmoil. Torn between her devastated parents and the sister she could never understand, she’s forced to make an impossible choice. Which one will she betray? Genre: General Fiction Download link 1 ...

Download The Moscow Eccentric by Andrei Bely (.ePUB)(.AZW3)

The Moscow Eccentric by Andrei Bely (.ePUB)(.AZW3)

General Fiction & Classics | 127 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 2.MB Overview: This newly rediscovered gem of a novel by one of Russia’s finest writers explores some of the thorniest issues of the early twentieth century. And reviewers have hailed the translation as "a coup" and "a remarkable achievement." An absent-minded professor and a glamorous yet bumbling spy struggle over a powerful secret formula in this tale filled with eccentric personalities, wild dialogue, improbable sounds, bristling images and vivid colors. In...

Download The Secret Signature of Things by Eve Joseph (.ePUB)

The Secret Signature of Things by Eve Joseph (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 72 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 387KB | Retail Overview: Transparent poems that gesture gracefully toward the great silence at the heart of things. Much of this poised and luminous book is rooted in an idea of epiphany, an aesthetic of everyday incarnation; not the sudden and profound manifestation of essence or meaning, but the smaller steps taken toward it. The moments in which, as Joyce writes, "the soul of the commonest object...seems to us radiant." If epiphanies are for theologians, perhaps the little...

Download The Good News About Armageddon by Steve McOrmond (.ePUB)

The Good News About Armageddon by Steve McOrmond (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 165 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 818KB | Retail Overview: Poems that occupy the difficult territory of contemporary crisis with great candour and trenchant wit. Steve McOrmond's unflinching take on contemporary life, with its saturnine candour and ironic focus, may remind readers of the anti-poetry of Europeans like Zbigniew Herbert: intense, humanistic and deeply sceptical of inflationary gestures or stagy rhetoric. Shedding illusions, but equally refusing the consolations of despair, McOrmond's...

Download The Last House by Michael Kenyon (.ePUB)

The Last House by Michael Kenyon (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 143 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 821KB | Retail Overview: Poems of disturbing beauty, examining personal and collective loss. This is Michael Kenyon's third full-length collection of poems. His poetry and fiction have always been alert to the underside, the angularity of the outcast, those forced by temperament or predilection or circumstance to the fringes of middle class life. Here, it is insight itself that pushes the speakers closer to the edge. The world of these poems is dark: Kenyon names and owns our...

Download Easy Math: Poems by Lauren Shapiro (.ePUB)(.MOBI)(.AZW3)

Easy Math: Poems by Lauren Shapiro (.ePUB)(.MOBI)(.AZW3)

General Fiction & Classics | 213 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI or AZW3 Reader, 1.3MB Overview: Selected by Marie Howe for the 2011 Kathryn A. Morton Prize, Easy Math is anxious and exuberant both. Lauren Shapiro's poems are Aesop stood on end, wry fables that defy our instinct to find a moral to the story. Instead, she offers us a gimlet eye to the disappointments of the world, tall tale-telling by turns rickety, defiant, and brave. "There are an infinite number of ways to torture the soul with hopefulness" Shapiro says, so we settle for...

Download Nineveh by Henrietta Rose-Innes (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

Nineveh by Henrietta Rose-Innes (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

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

Requirements: .epub/.mobi Reader, | 572Kb | Version: Retail Overview: Katya Grubbs is Cape Town’s only ethical pest removal specialist. She expertly wrangles every manner of wild critter, creature or beast with the help of her unwitting nephew, Toby. When she is hired to remove the exotic beetles that have overrun Nineveh, a new luxury housing development on the coast, Katya finds that bugs aren’t the only unwelcome creatures hiding in the new (but inhabited) apartments. As she investigates...

Download Chord: Poetry by Rick Barot (.ePUB)(.MOBI)(.AZW3)

Chord: Poetry by Rick Barot (.ePUB)(.MOBI)(.AZW3)

General Fiction & Classics | 121 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI or AZW3 Reader, 1.4MB Overview: That art should once have been marked with this delicacy: always only one of each thing made, so that your poem has its one life on the sheet you have chosen for it, or the snapshot of the birthday party, everything in the room upended by the children's jubilation, survives only in the single defended piece of glass. Genre: Poetry Download link 1 Download link 2...

Download The Ground: Poems by Rowan Ricardo Phillips (.ePUB)+

The Ground: Poems by Rowan Ricardo Phillips (.ePUB)+

General Fiction & Classics | 184 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI, PDF or AZW3 Reader, 1.2MB Overview: A masterful debut from a powerfully original poetic voice. A poignant and terse vision of New York City unfolds in Rowan Ricardo Phillips's debut book of poetry. A work of rare beauty and lyric grace, The Ground is an entire world, drawn and revealed through contemplation of the post-9/11 landscape. With musicality and precision of thought, Phillips's poems limn the troubadour's journey in an increasingly surreal modern world ("I plugged my...

Download A Carefree War by Ann Howard (.ePUB)

A Carefree War by Ann Howard (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 78 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 29 MB Overview: During World War II Australia was under threat of invasion. Could Australia be invaded by the Japanese? Even with the heavy censorship by the government many certainly thought so and the nation was gripped by fear that the danger would soon be on their doorstep. The Japanese appeared to be looming closer; there were submarines in Sydney Harbour, Japanese planes flying overhead and harassment on our coastline. Australians were fearful for their safety. Anxious...

Download The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois (.ePUB)

The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 190 | 1-08-2017, 12:52

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2 mb Overview: One of the most influential books ever published in America, W. E. B. Du Bois’s The Souls of Black Folk is an eloquent collection of fourteen essays that describe the life, the ambitions, the struggles, and the passions of African Americans at the transition from the nineteenth to the twentieth century. The first African American to receive a Ph.D. from Harvard University, Du Bois was a sociologist, historian, novelist, and activist whose astounding career...

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