Download e-book for kindle: A Monsoon of Music by Mitra Phukan

By Mitra Phukan

4 musicians, whose lives intersect within the small mofussil city at the banks of the Brahmaputra. opposed to the backdrop of a powerful musical background and the haunting and undying ragas that sweep during the pages, Mitra Phukan offers the bold sitarist Kaushik Kashyap, already a ‘name’, who excursions the realm together with his attractive Italian pupil; Nomita the shy, small- city vocalist, whom Kaushik’s mom and dad have selected for him; Nomita’s Guruma, the gorgeous, calm Sandhya Senapati and her good-looking husband, who appear to be hiding deep, darkish secrets and techniques. because the eventful monsoon months crumple to autumn, the characters come to a deeper figuring out of themselves as their lives switch dramatically and endlessly. by way of turns severe, deeply relocating and completely irreverent, Mitra Phukan’s eye for element, her great wisdom of Hindustani track and her profound knowing of human nature come jointly during this splendidly evocative novel.

“The duality among spirituality and materialism... old-world photographs and glossy performers, a steady satire at the targets of today’s youngsters... all discover a position within the novel.” — The Hindu

“A mild and leisurely novel, with a minimalist yet unique plot, and an environment of unhurried musicality.” —Seven Sisters submit “... an insightful peek into the multifacted lives of Hindustani classical tune singers.” — Anjana Basu, Women’s Web

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Una mujer de recursos (Libros del Asteroide) (Spanish - download pdf or read online

By Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey,Concha Cardeñoso

A comienzos del siglo xx, cuando los angeles independencia de las mujeres period todavía muy relativa, Bess Steed, l. a. inolvidable protagonista de esta novela, es ya una mujer de armas tomar: una joven llena de voluntad y ambición que, además, acaba de recibir una pequeña herencia.

Una mujer de recursos nos cuenta los angeles vida de Bess desde principios de siglo hasta l. a. década de los sesenta. l. a. historia se narra a través de su correspondencia: de las cartas, telegramas y notas que Bess va escribiendo a distintos destinatarios a lo largo de los años. En estos escritos l. a. observamos mientras soporta los golpes y las alegrías de l. a. vida con una valentía inquebrantable y un espíritu indómito; su correspondencia nos va revelando los sacrificios que el amor le exige, los problemas y las recompensas del matrimonio, las complejas relaciones con sus hijos y, sobre todo, su clara voluntad de desafiar a su entorno social, que intenta constantemente someterla a sus convenciones.

Publicada por primera vez en 1978, Una mujer de recursos es el retrato de un personaje memorable y de los grandes cambios que se produjeron en l. a. vida estadounidense durante los angeles primera mitad del siglo XX. Una novela que ha cautivado a millones de lectores en todo el mundo y que se ha convertido en un clásico moderno.

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Du kannst mich mal - Ich schaff das auch alleine (German - download pdf or read online

By Sabine Sgonina

"Du kannst mich mal – Ich schaff das auch alleine“ ist somit auch
der Wahlspruch der Protagonistin ihres Romans, Helen Maybach, nachdem ihr Mann Jan sie verlassen hat. Plötzlich steht Helen nicht nur alleine da, sondern muss auch feststellen, dass Jan das gesamte gemeinsame Vermögen an der Börse verspekuliert hat und ihr Wohnhaus kurz vor der Zwangsversteigerung steht. Sie selbst, nach dem Willen ihres Mannes in den letzten zehn Jahren „nur noch Hausfrau“, steht vor weniger als dem Nichts. Nach dem ersten Schock nimmt sie ihr Leben mit ihren beiden Kindern, dem zehnjährigen Anton und der achtjährigen Emma, selbst und äußerst erfolgreich in die Hand.
Ein Roman, der Mut macht, auch in schwierigen Situationen nicht
aufzugeben.

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Download PDF by Wandachristine,Michael J. Hudson,Kay Humphries,Dino Malcolm: I Love You More...Than Shoes!

By Wandachristine,Michael J. Hudson,Kay Humphries,Dino Malcolm

In an that’s equipped on seems to be, glamour, intercourse attraction and the appropriate physique, not anything is extra merciless than to get up one morning and locate that every one these attributes that when have been marketable have without notice left you prepared to retire to the “Actor’s Retirement domestic” in wooded area Hills, California; which in the meanwhile has a really lengthy ready checklist because of all of the incoming child boomers.

Welcome to the area of 4 Hollywood actresses over 50 who're no longer but able to retire. There’s Deborah Elizabeth, the “Choppomatic Queen” of past due evening tv; sweet Thomas, an Ex-Broadway Diva referred to now as Tina the “talking turkey” on a PBS kiddie convey; Peggy Diamond, a fearless stuntwoman, and Nila Garrett, an unemployed actress that nobody desires to rent.

The glamour of Hollywood has replaced for all 4 of them. but if a stunt is going improper, an premature demise of a robust Hollywood agent, and a existence threatening sickness results in marriage; they all at once locate themselves always announcing to 1 another…“I Love You More...Than Shoes”…NOW THAT’S LOVE!

"When I learn, "I Love You More...Than Shoes!" Deborah Elizabeth and her pals made me giggle and made my center discomfort now and then. look at the area of "women of a definite age" who're facing the actor/entertainment tradition. simply do not believe every thing they are saying approximately agents."
Linda Jack
Agent/Owner
Grossman & Jack expertise Agency

"I Love You More...Than footwear! - A lighthearted word spoken, that provides measurement to an unmeasurable devotion."
Al Hawkins
TV & movie Director

"I Love You More...Than footwear! is a pleasant read-so a lot in order that I quote its name each day to all my BFFs. you are going to completely take pleasure in all the precise characters in the tightly woven, small staff of gorgeous ladies residing their artistic goals in Hollywood, as they love, aid and always end up their committed friendship to every other-regardless of what ever life's demanding situations and benefits evolve. I inform you this simply because i admire you more...than shoes!"
Marie P. Anderson
Fashion version Agent
Agency Galatea

"I Love You More...Than sneakers! is written like a clean new pair of Jimmy Choo Stiletto sneakers. This publication is soft with convenience like a good glued and adapted insole. it really is good written, cohesive or tight just like the best cow leather-based to make a couple of trainers. final yet no longer least, this publication is delicate, unpredictable and robust like 4-5 inch stiletto heels that hold you as you attempt via lifestyles. "I Love You More...Than sneakers" is impressive, fantabulous, hot, loving, fascinating with nice suspense and a superb personality builder with an excellent non secular base. This publication will make you ask yourself and think about approximately who your actual neighbors are, it is going to push you to a cliff with questions and judgements approximately what you will have on your personal lifestyles, and most significantly it stirs your wide awake to paintings at the spirituality you need to tackle this journey."
Jacquelyn Conard
Casting Director

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Eine Tonne für Frau Scholz: Roman (German Edition) by Sarah Schmidt PDF

By Sarah Schmidt

Nina Krone wohnt im letzten unsanierten Mietshaus der Gegend, klar, dass guy hier noch mit Kohle heizt. Und keiner der Nachbarn ist unter 50 Jahre alt … Ihre Nachbarin Frau Scholz trägt ihr Leiden an der Welt demonstrativ vor sich her, besonders beim Kohleschleppen. Eines Tages kann Nina es nicht mehr ertragen und beginnt, der alten Dame jeden Tag einen Eimer Kohle vor die Tür zu stellen. Doch auch Nina hat ihr Päckchen zu tragen: Ihre Arbeit frustriert sie, ihr Chef wird immer seltsamer, sie steckt in einer Sinnkrise. Zu allem Überfluss konfrontiert ihr Sohn Rafi sie mit der Nachricht, dass er und sein Freund zusammen mit einem lesbischen Pärchen ein type bekommen möchten. Ihre Tochter Ella wiederum wirkt so diszipliniert und nur auf ihr berufliches Fortkommen fixiert, geradezu unheimlich …

Ein wunderbarer, witziger Roman über eine Freundschaft zwischen den Generationen und eine Familie, die aus den Fugen gerät.

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Download e-book for iPad: Crossing the Line by Emerald T. Stone

By Emerald T. Stone

Synopsis:
Kinara Worthington is a gorgeous younger lady who has had a tricky existence. to outlive, she has realized to be tricky herself. Coming from the suggest streets of Boston with a biracial heritage, Ki, throughout the tips and love of her mom and the monetary aid of a father she in basic terms knew from afar, attended prestigious Harvard college. She is eventually commencing to make it within the enterprise world.

Trust and love come demanding for Ki, until eventually she meets Antonio Roman, a robust and wealthy Latino. Ki falls in love along with her Latin lover they usually make a pact for a destiny together.

But Antonio’s step-brother, Fernando, hates Antonio and seeks to ruin any happiness Antonio unearths. With a brand new weapon in his arsenal, Fernando makes use of the affection Antonio feels for Ki and starts Crossing the Line.

Ki doesn’t even become aware of line has been crossed until eventually it’s too overdue. Can Antonio settle for Ki as she is or will Fernando have destroyed people’s probability at happiness? This gritty romance is an up-to-date Romeo and Juliet, in terms of West aspect Story.

Author Emerald T. Stone is a local of Washington, D.C. She lives in Prince George’s County along with her 3 canines. She is a platforms analyst and aspires to write down a publication sequence of affection, lust and lies. Watch as her characters develop and mature during the series.

Publisher’s web site: http://www.eloquentbooks.com/CrossingTheLine.html

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Download e-book for kindle: Eliza Waite: A Novel by Ashley Sweeney

By Ashley Sweeney

2017 Nancy Pearl e-book Award

After the tragic demise of her husband and son on a distant island in Washington’s San Juan Islands, Eliza Waite joins the throng of miners, fortune hunters, company vendors, con males, and prostitutes touring north to the Klondike within the spring of 1898. while Eliza arrives in Skagway, Alaska, she has under fifty funds to her identify and never a pal within the world—but with a few savvy, and with the aid of a few unsavory characters, Eliza opens a profitable bakery on Skagway’s major highway and befriends a madam at a neighboring bordello. Occupying this space—a position someplace among conventional and nontraditional female roles—Eliza awakens emotionally and sexually. but if an unprincipled guy from her previous turns up in Skagway, Eliza is anxious that she's going to be not able to hide her id and circulate ahead together with her new existence.

Using Gold Rush background, diary entries, and genuine pioneer recipes, Eliza Waite transports readers to the points of interest sounds, smells, and tastes of a raucous and fleeting period of yank history.

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Download e-book for kindle: Snatch and Grab by Julie McCarron-Benson

By Julie McCarron-Benson

the place is marriage ceremony Coordinator Belle Saint James?

When Marcel (Mark) Smith, inner most investigator, ex-police officer, Vietnam veteran arrives on the airport a couple of minutes past due to select up her up, there has been in basic terms her suitcase vacationing forlornly round and round at the turnstile. there's no approach Belle might have left her suitcase at the back of. whatever is wrong.

Marcel strikes into motion operating heavily with the police. utilizing CCTV and simple police tools, it in actual fact emerges that Belle has not only wandered off; she has been kidnapped! conscious of the capability threat Belle is in and the necessity to locate her once attainable; Marcel works frantically to find Belle and check out to figure out who it was once that took her and for what objective.

Meanwhile, Belle regains recognition to understand she is tied up hand and foot, gagged and has whatever over her head. She is sort of definite she is mendacity in horse manure. She isn't really inspired!

Belle quickly purposes out that somebody has abducted her. She has no inspiration as to who may abduct her or why. It needs to be a mistake.

What half does the Arabian Sheikh Karim al Maktabi play? And, who's Ben?

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Download PDF by Smidt Jenny : Schleckerfrauen (German Edition)

By Smidt Jenny

Als »Schleckerfrau« hat Jenny Smidt viel erlebt. Von Mobbing durch Vorgesetzte, schlechtes administration bis Übernahme und Insolvenz hat unsere Autorin Aufstieg und Niedergang der Drogeriemarktkette mitgemacht.
Lange ging der Schleckerskandal in Deutschland durch die Medien. Die Geschichte der Leidtragenden erfährt guy in diesem Buch aus erster Hand.

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Download e-book for iPad: I'm Forever New York's Finest part 3 by Kiki Swinson

By Kiki Swinson

New York's most interesting half three: It took loads of manpower and equipment to rescue Reggie from the clutches of Miguel Chavez and his henchmen yet Naomi, Damian and Foxx made it occur. regrettably, they don't seem to be out of the wooden but. They nonetheless have the Feds to observe out for. And now that Miguel is lifeless, Marco has positioned an important bounty on everybody in Naomi and Damian’s operation. So, a warfare is eminent.

Nowhere to run yet out west, Naomi’s father Foxx solicited assistance from a chum in Denver, Colorado. And whilst Foxx bought the fairway mild to relocate his kinfolk he took his pal up on his supply. Naomi used to be satisfied that everybody used to be again jointly and they have been going to begin their lives over in a brand new position. yet every body wasn’t so reluctant. Damian in simple terms tagged alongside simply because he wasn’t going to depart Naomi. And Reggie had one other time table entirely.

With this approach, Reggie will create a windstorm and tear down every little thing Naomi and Foxx outfitted. yet will he take the warmth while the partitions round him crash and burn?

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