By Lisa Jewell
Darkish secrets and techniques, a devastating secret and the video games humans play: the gripping new novel from the bestselling writer of the home We Grew Up In and The 3rd Wife.
You survive a picturesque communal backyard sq., an oasis in city London the place your kids run unfastened, out and in of different people’s houses.
You’ve recognized your neighbours for years and also you belief them. Implicitly.
You imagine your kids are safe.
But are they really?
Midsummer evening: a thirteen-year-old woman is located subconscious in a depressing nook of the backyard sq.. What quite occurred to her? And who's responsible?
Utterly plausible characters, a gripping tale and a dismal mystery buried at its center: this is often Lisa Jewell at her heart-stopping most sensible.
By Maria Venturi
A ventisei anni Irene è una donna indipendente e realizzata, ma l. a. sua vita sentimentale è un vero disastro. Prima Antonio, che dopo tre anni di convivenza l. a. lascia di punto in bianco in step with sposare un’altra. Poi l’impossibile amore con Tommaso, il marito abbandonato dalla sua sorellastra, fuggita in the USA con l’amante di turno. Ma l’uomo è molto diverso da come appariva, e più di un’ombra si addensa sulla sua storia con Irene. Finché una cara amica non le presenta un bravo pediatra dal nome profetico, Amleto. E tutto cambia di nuovo.
“Irene è una timida, graziosissima sognatrice ed è bravissima, l. a. Venturi, a much nascere dagli imprevisti nuove vicende. Un romanzo da divorare.”
Giovanni Pacchiano, “Il Sole 24 Ore”
By Carmen DeSousa
A passionate romantic-suspense of affection, betrayal, and obsession, She Belongs to Me will have you ever falling in love and pondering when you can belief someone correct as much as the final page. Charlotte police officer Jordan Monroe is used to being up to the mark. Ever on account that his father died, he has supplied for his mom and sisters or even employed his brothers-in-law to assist run his winning development corporation. On an opportunity business journey, even though, he meets the only one who throws his lifestyles right into a whirlwind--Jaynee. <span><span>Jaynee</span></span> has lived a sad lifestyles and has sworn off all males. that's until eventually a rugged southern gentleman lands in her seating quarter, refusing to take no for a solution. From the instant they meet, Jordan sweeps her off her ft, assuring her that happiness exists. yet can she fairly get away her past? Five years later, Jordan unearths Jaynee on their again porch with a gunshot wound to the pinnacle. whereas Jaynee lies in a coma, Jordan has to return to their starting and work out what went fallacious. Did he push his spouse to the sting, or has her prior get back to hang-out them? She Belongs to Me is ebook one of many Southern Suspense sequence. From there, the entire tales have a mild connection to one another, so that you can proceed the adventure and meet various protagonists with various concerns and tragedies to beat. each tale has a secret, there's regularly a gradual message, and specially, there's constantly romance and suspense.
By Paul Auster
Paul Auster’s Hand to Mouth: A Chronicle of Early Failure is an interesting and infrequently humorous memoir approximately his early years as a author suffering to be released, and to make sufficient funds to outlive. Leaving highschool with “itchy feet” and refusing to play it secure, Auster kept away from conference and the double lifetime of regular workplace employment whereas writing. From the streets of recent York urban, Dublin, and Paris to a surreal experience in a dusty village in Mexico, Auster’s account of residing on subsequent to not anything introduces an unforgettable forged of characters whereas analyzing what it ability to be a author.
By Chinua Achebe
Probably the most provocative and unique voices in modern literature, Chinua Achebe right here considers where of literature and artwork in our society in a suite of essays spanning his top writing and lectures from the final twenty-three years. For Achebe, overcoming is going hand in hand with removing the damaging results of racism and injustice in Western society. He unearths the impediments that also stand within the method of open, equivalent discussion among Africans and Europeans, among blacks and whites, but additionally instills us with wish that they are going to quickly be conquer.
By Elizabeth Haran
Australien, 1900: Die junge Eliza bricht auf zu dem abgelegenen Ort Tantanoola in Südaustralien. Sie will einen Artikel über einen mysteriösen Tiger schreiben, der in der reizvollen australischen Landschaft angeblich sein Unwesen treibt. Doch zwei schicksalhafte Begegnungen bringen ihr Leben und ihre Pläne durcheinander ...
Bestsellerautorin Elizabeth Haran bringt den Leserinnen ihre Heimat Australien nahe, wie kaum eine andere Autorin.
By Mary Downing Hahn
Alienated, bullied, a vintage underachiever, 12-year-old Brendan retreats into his fable international after which faces the lengthy and significant trip to a true international the place he belongs.
No one is variety to sixth-grader Brendan Doyle: his foster mom, his lecturers, his classmates, and particularly the thugs who bully him. he is taking safe haven in books, drawing, carving, and having a pipe dream. while Brendan stumbles upon an previous guy close to his tree apartment within the Virginia woods, he's fast to think that this is often the mystical eco-friendly guy, parent spirit of the woodland. Brendan's have to immerse himself in his delusion global turns into extra acute, until eventually he meets a lady with secrets and techniques of her personal who may preserve his toes at the floor.
By David Grossman
«La obra maestra de David Grossman. Si Flaubert creó a Emma Bovary y Tolstói a Anna Karenina, ahora tenemos a Ora, una mujer de cuerpo entero, más viva que cualquier otro personaje de l. a. ficción contemporánea. Leí las espléndidas páginas de l. a. vida entera de un tirón, las devoré: una experiencia inolvidable.»
A las cinco de los angeles mañana los soldados pueden llamar a tu puerta para comunicar lo que ya temías: tu hijo ha muerto defendiendo l. a. tierra de Israel. Para ahuyentar esta visita, Ora, una mujer madura que ha tropezado más de una vez con el dolor, come to a decision dejar su hogar y andar sin rumbo por los campos que rodean Jerusalén. Intuye que, mientras ella camine, su hijo Ofer, enrolado como voluntario en el ejército, estará a salvo.
David Grossman está considerado uno de los escritores más importantes de los angeles literatura israelí contemporánea y ha sido comparado con Günter Grass y Gabriel García Márquez. De su obra destacan las novelas Véase: amor, Tú serás mi cuchillo, Llévame contigo y La vida entera.
By Brent Crawford
After surviving freshman yr (just barely), Carter is yearning his summer season holiday. regrettably, while he and his female friend, Abby, half methods, it seems to be as if summer season simply may holiday him. issues begin to lookup while he's without notice solid in an autonomous movie contrary the world's largest tween sensation, Hilary Idaho. With Hollywood knocking on his door, Carter will get a style of the great existence. yet because the movie spirals uncontrolled, he starts off to worry that he's no longer the "somebody" he thinks he's and extra the "nobody" he's yes he constantly has been. discover if Carter is going Hollywoodor Hollywood is going Carter.