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Download Noah's Rights by Kenni York (.ePUB)

Noah's Rights by Kenni York (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 76 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 828KB | Retail Overview: Nearly every two minutes in America, someone is sexually assaulted. Olivia Collins, an urban author residing in the heart of the hood, knows this fact all too well. Working hard to repress her own issues, Olivia encounters Noah, an underprivileged foster kid who views himself as a number, a statistic. As the awkward duo gets to know one another, secrets about Noah begin to unfold that unravel Olivia's resolve and force her to deal with her own demons. ...

Download Across the Land & the Water by W.G. Sebald (.ePUB)

Across the Land & the Water by W.G. Sebald (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 169 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.1MB | Retail Overview: A publishing landmark—the first major collection of poems by one of the late twentieth century’s literary masters German-born W. G. Sebald is best known as the innovative author of Austerlitz, the prose classic of World War II culpability and conscience that The Guardian called “a new literary form, part hybrid novel, part memoir, part travelogue.” Its publication put Sebald in the company of Nabokov, Calvino, and Borges. Yet...

Download Everything Belongs to Us by Yoojin Grace Wuertz (.ePUB)

Everything Belongs to Us by Yoojin Grace Wuertz (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 202 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.2MB | Retail Overview: Two young women of vastly different means struggle to find their own way during the darkest hours of South Korea's economic miracle, in a striking debut novel for readers of Anthony Marra and Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie. Seoul, 1978. At South Korea's top university, the nation s best and brightest compete to join the professional elite of an authoritarian regime. Success could lead to a life of rarefied privilege and wealth; failure means being left...

Download The Tiger in the House by Jacqueline Sheehan (.ePUB)

The Tiger in the House by Jacqueline Sheehan (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 76 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 928KB | Retail Overview: Love and resentment, fear and hope intersect for two sisters as their desire to help an abandoned child forces them to face their past and decide their future . . . Delia Lamont has had it. Though she loves her job at Portland, Maine's child services agency, its frustrations have left her feeling burned out and restless. She's ready to join her carefree sister Juniper and start a seaside bakery, celebrating and serving life's sweetness for a change. ...

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The Thunderbird Poems by Armand Garnet Ruffo (.ePUB)+

General Fiction & Classics | 194 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 2.6MB Overview: Norval Morrisseau's revered work has been honoured, copied and recognized throughout the art world and beyond. Less widely known but equally captivating is the artist's personal life story, which poet and biographer Armand Garnet Ruffo related in his powerful narrative biography, Norval Morrisseau: Man Changing into Thunderbird (Douglas & McIntyre, 2014). Ruffo immersed himself in the life and work of the artist, gaining insight into the struggles and...

Download Europeana by Patrik Ourednik (.ePUB)

Europeana by Patrik Ourednik (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 104 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 124 KB Overview: Juxtaposing East and West and blurring Barbie and Buchenwald, Ourednik's stream of historical consciousness shreds familiar narrative trajectories and compresses 100 years of still-fresh history into a roughly equivalent number of pages. The result is a self-consciously absurd melange of grandiose vision, junk science, and casually quantified atrocity, an autistic narration of sociological fact with the barest sense of moral gravity. It is a reminder of how...

Download The Cat Who Taught Me How to Fly by Hashem Gharaibeh (.PDF)

The Cat Who Taught Me How to Fly by Hashem Gharaibeh (.PDF)

General Fiction & Classics | 113 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .pdf Reader, | 1.1Mb | Version: Retail Overview: In his masterpiece The Cat Who Taught Me How to Fly, Hashem Gharaibeh tells the moving story of a political prisoner during Jordan’s martial law era, which spanned from 1967 to 1989. Gharaibeh defies the taboos of politics, sex, and religion to tell a thrilling and brutally honest story about the horrors and insanities of everyday life in an Arab prison. At once both a novel and an autobiography, the author draws from his own...

Download Fake ID by Mariko Tamaki (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

Fake ID by Mariko Tamaki (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

General Fiction & Classics | 81 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB / MOBI Reader, 0,4 MB Overview: Fake ID is a collection of short essays in urban settings. Stuck in coffee shops, bad jobs, SUVs, and the United States of America, Tamaki's characters explore and resist social constructions while seeking sanity and some form of definition. In the tradition of her earlier work, Tamaki mixes social commentary with dry wit, poking fun not simply at racial, cultural, and sexual prejudice, but also at the ridiculous way these stereotypes play out in...

Download Three Novels by Kevin Sampson (.ePUB)

Three Novels by Kevin Sampson (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 120 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.0MB, Retail Overview: Kevin Sampson is the author of eight novels as well as Extra Time, his account of a season in the life of a Liverpool FC fanatic. He has contributed to football anthologies, including Here We Go Gathering Cups in May and Redmen, which he also edited. Kevin is a regular contributor to the Guardian, Observer and Liverpool FC TV, the club's dedicated TV channel. He lives on Merseyside where he is a member of the Liverpool Producers Association, and a...

Download The Saga of Atilus by E.C. Tubb (.ePUB)

The Saga of Atilus by E.C. Tubb (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 198 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1 mb Overview: Edwin Charles Tubb (15 October 1919 – 10 September 2010) was a British writer of science fiction, fantasy and western novels. The author of over 140 novels and 230 short stories and novellas, Tubb is best known for The Dumarest Saga (US collective title: Dumarest of Terra) an epic science-fiction saga set in the far future. Set against the immense decadence of Imperial Rome, the story of Atilus depicts the glory, the spectacle, and the blood-lust of the...

Download The Red Files by Lisa Bird-Wilson (.ePUB)

The Red Files by Lisa Bird-Wilson (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 84 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.MB Overview: This debut poetry collection from Lisa Bird-Wilson reflects on the legacy of the residential school system: the fragmentation of families and histories, with blows that resonate through the generations. Inspired by family and archival sources, Bird-Wilson assembles scraps of a history torn apart by colonial violence. The collection takes its name from the federal government's complex organizational structure of residential schools archives, which are divided...

Download The Poetic Edda by Anonymous (.ePUB)

The Poetic Edda by Anonymous (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 195 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.5MB Overview: "This is a wonderful new edition of the Poetic Edda. It captures the language, vitality, and rhythms of the original. Gods, giants, the undead, dwarves, Valkyries, heroes, kidnapping, dragons, and a giant wolf are just some of the stars in these Norse tales. Committed to vellum in Iceland around 1270, The Poetic Edda has compelled the likes of Richard Wagner, J. R. R. Tolkien, Jorges Luis Borges, and W.H. Auden. Jeramy Dodds transmits the Old Icelandic text...

Download The Certainty Dream by Kate Hall (.ePUB)(.MOBI)+

The Certainty Dream by Kate Hall (.ePUB)(.MOBI)+

General Fiction & Classics | 152 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI, PDF or AZW3 Reader, 1.3MB Overview: Descartes asked, How can I know that I am not now dreaming? The Certainty Dream poses similar questions through poetry, but without the trappings of traditional philosophy. Kate Hall’s bracingly immediate, insistently idiosyncratic debut collection lays bare the tricks and tools of her trade: a mynah bird perches in poems but 'stands for nightingale'; the poet’s antelope turns transparent; she dresses up her orange trees with bark...

Download Rival Gardens: New & Selected Poems by Connie Wanek (.ePUB)+

Rival Gardens: New & Selected Poems by Connie Wanek (.ePUB)+

General Fiction & Classics | 190 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 1.5MB Overview: For decades a restorer of old homes, Connie Wanek shows us that poetry is everywhere, encountered as easily in the waterways, landscapes, and winters of Minnesota, as in the old roofs and darkened drawers of a home long uninhabited. Rival Gardens includes more than thirty unpublished poems, along with poems selected from three previous books—all in Wanek's unmistakable voice: plainspoken and elegant, unassuming and wise, observant and original. Many of...

Download Ingenious Pain by Andrew Miller (.ePUB)

Ingenious Pain by Andrew Miller (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 80 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 456 KB Overview: In the mid-18th century James Dyer is born unable to feel pain, and grows up to be a brilliant but heartless brain surgeon. Then, en route to St Petersburg in 1767, he meets his match - a strange woman with supernatural healing powers. When she introduces him to pain he is driven mad with shock. Genre: Historical Fiction Download link 1 Mirror: Download link 2...

Download The Path of the Cedars by Hugo de Martin (.ePUB)

The Path of the Cedars by Hugo de Martin (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 88 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 306 KB Overview: With fascinating protagonists and exciting scenes, the writer takes us to a now remote world: ancient Sumer, a land of gods and heroes, of courageous and ambitious people, where the different kingdoms struggle for power. “The path of the cedars” is the story of Gilgamesh, the greatest of all heroes of antiquity. It is the story of a young man yearning for recovering his kingdom, Uruk, the glory achieved by his forebears. He refused to accept a...

Download The Marvelous Misadventures by J.S. Drangsholt (.ePUB)

The Marvelous Misadventures by J.S. Drangsholt (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 181 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 400 KB Overview: Ingrid Winter is desperately trying to hold it all together. A neurotic Norwegian mother of three small children and an overworked literature professor with an overactive imagination, Ingrid feels like her life’s always on the brink of chaos. Her overzealous attempt to secure her dream house has strained her marriage. She’s repeatedly reprimanded for eye rolling in faculty meetings. Petulant PTA parents want to drag her into a war over teaching...

Download American Fraternity Man by Nathan Holic (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

American Fraternity Man by Nathan Holic (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

General Fiction & Classics | 184 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB , MOBI reader, 1.3 MB Overview: Charles Washington, a college graduate brimming with energy and idealism and promise, is swept up in the Compassion Boom. At the height of the financial meltdown, he spurns the prescribed job market to take a job with a not-for-profit, sacrificing salary for the selfless mission of his first post-college employer. Charles is out to save the world – the world of fraternities! Charles has taken a job as an Educational Consultant with the Nu Kappa Epsilon...

Download Questions of Travel by Michelle de Kretser (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

Questions of Travel by Michelle de Kretser (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

General Fiction & Classics | 77 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB , MOBI reader, 637 KB Overview: Laura Fraser grows up in Sydney, motherless, with a cold, professional father and an artistic bent. Ravi Mendis lives on the other side of the world--exploring the seductive new world of the internet, his father dead, his mother struggling to get by. Their stories alternate throughout Michelle de Kretser's ravishing new novel, culminating in unlikely fates for them both, destinies influenced by travel--voluntary in her case, enforced in his. With money...

Download The Songbird by Marcia Willett (.ePUB)

The Songbird by Marcia Willett (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 77 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .epub Reader, | 1.2Mb | Version: Retail Overview: When Mattie invites her old friend Tim to stay in one of her family cottages on the edge of Dartmoor, she senses there is something he is not telling her, as if he is holding on to a painful secret. But as he gets to know the rest of the warm jumble of family who live by the moor, Tim discovers that everyone there has their own secrets. There is Charlotte, a young navy wife struggling to bring up her son while her husband is at sea; William,...

Download No Other World by Rahul Mehta (.ePUB)

No Other World by Rahul Mehta (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 149 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.7MB | Retail Overview: From the author of the prize-winning collection Quarantine, an insightful, compelling debut novel set in rural America and India in the 1980s and '90s, part coming-of-age story about a gay Indian American boy, part family saga about an immigrant family's struggles to find a sense of belonging, identity, and hope. In a rural community in Western New York, twelve-year-old Kiran Shah, the American-born son of Indian immigrants, longingly observes his...

Download Big Lonesome by Joseph Scapellato (.ePUB)

Big Lonesome by Joseph Scapellato (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 194 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 4.3MB | Retail Overview: An inventive, ranging debut story collection from a writer hailed by Claire Vaye Watkins as "Wallace Stegner on peyote, Nathanael West in a sweat lodge, Larry McMurtry on a vision quest." Reinventing a great American tradition through an absurdist, discerning eye, Joseph Scapellato uses twenty-five stories to conjure worlds, themes, and characters who are at once unquestionably familiar and undeniably strange. Big Lonesome navigates through...

Download The Jewel by Catherine Czerkawska (.ePUB)

The Jewel by Catherine Czerkawska (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 119 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .epub Reader, | 1.1Mb | Version: Retail Overview: The Jewel is set largely during the dramatic years of Jean Armour and Robert Burns's courtship in Mauchline, their married life at Ellisland and in Dumfries, and Robert’s early death, all against a background simmering with political intrigue and turmoil. Jean, a beautiful young woman with the voice of a nightingale, has been inexplicably neglected by biographers and historians. At first, her stonemason father tried to protect the...

Download Goest by Cole Swensen (.ePUB)(.AZW3)

Goest by Cole Swensen (.ePUB)(.AZW3)

General Fiction & Classics | 157 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 1.3MB Overview: Treating subjects from landscape to sculpture to a 19th century technical encyclopedia, the poet is fascinated with light, glass, mirrors, flame, ice, mercury things transparent, evanescent, impossible to grasp. Likewise Swensen’s lyrics, which, with elliptical phrasing and play between visual and aural, change the act of seeing and reading offering glimpses of the spirit (or ghost) that enters a poem where the rational process breaks down. Genre:...

Download Plays Extravagant by Bernard Shaw (.ePUB)

Plays Extravagant by Bernard Shaw (.ePUB)

General Fiction & Classics | 153 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.9MB Overview: This is a collection of the plays of George Bernard Shaw that includes: The Millionairess. Too True to be Good. The Simpleton of the Unexpected Isles. Genre: Fiction, Drama, Plays Download link 1 Download link 2...

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