Der Lago di Como: wunderschön, bezaubernd, romantisch.
Für Floriana ist es der Ort, an dem die Liebe ihres Lebens seine Hochzeit feiert - zu der sie eingeladen ist.
Für Esme ist es der Ort, an dem sie sich vor über sechzig Jahren zum ersten Mal verliebte - in den Mann, mit dem sie nie zusammen sein und den sie trotzdem nie vergessen konnte.
Und für Adam ist es vielleicht der Ort, an dem er über die Trennung von seiner Ex-Freundin hinwegkommen kann.
Am Ufer des Sees suchen alle drei nun gemeinsam Antworten auf alte Fragen und Hoffnung auf ein neues Leben ...
By Iris Johansen
Billionaire Alex Ben Raschid can’t take into account the final time he heard the notice “no.” As Houston’s fiscal powerhouse and inheritor to an unlimited, oil-rich center japanese sheikdom, Alex is used to getting what he wishes. And whilst he lays eyes on Sabrina, the sensuous redhead employed to stomach dance for his get together, he wishes her . . . and instantly units out to own her ― middle and soul. however it is apparent that his virile and boastful demeanour won't ever win him Sabrina’s middle. may perhaps Alex ever be humble adequate to sway her? From an early age, Sabrina Courtney has needed to fend for herself. And ever because the guy who has continually been like a brother to her suffered a scientific tragedy, she’s been taking care of him, too. Paying the debts along with her NoveltyGram task, retaining them either afloat ― that’s what concerns to the reliable redhead. So while Alex starts to ferociously pursue her, Sabrina is unimpressed. She’s definite that the mansion, the Italian activities automobile, and the smoldering eyes get him every little thing he wishes and extra from different girls, yet Sabrina isn't like different girls. She can't even think falling for the billionaire ― until eventually she does.
By Tim Mettey
--This publication was once written for junior high/high tuition age readers in addition to all who're younger at heart--The Midwest lies in whole ruins after a catastrophic catastrophe kills tens of millions and leaves thousands injured. Nicholas Keller emerges out of the devastation as a shining gentle of wish for all. yet his newfound repute comes with a cost that his aunt won't permit him pay. They flee into the shadows that allows you to shield his mystery. even if, as Nicholas starts his sophomore yr at his 5th university in 5 years, unusual and unforeseen issues start to take place. He quickly tumbles right into a internet of doomed love, notable abilities and a mystery prior, which threatens the lives of each person he cares approximately. It’s as much as Nicholas to confront the reality, whether it capacity his personal death.
Stay tuned for the discharge of “Elle and The Escape,” a spin-off from the preferred “The Hero Chronicles” sequence by way of Tim Mettey in Fall 2016!
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My identify is Caitlin and up till forty-eight hours in the past I had never:
Tasted alcohol, kissed a boy, sang in public on the most sensible of my lungs, abducted a person or -- WHAT? STOLEN A CONVERTIBLE?
Now i am in penitentiary and i've no concept what i will tell:
The police, my mom and dad, the mayor, all of these digital camera crews and everybody on Twitter.
i've got simply spotted that:
My nostril is pierced and that i have-WAIT? IS TATTOO?
I blame one individual for this whole insane weekend:
My well-known cousin.
who's additionally my former most sensible friend.
Who i've got HATED for the prior 4 years.
Who I leave out like loopy. NO I DON'T!!!!
it is all YOUR FAULT, HELLER HARRIGAN!!!!
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 los angeles 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, los angeles Venturi, a miles nascere dagli imprevisti nuove vicende. Un romanzo da divorare.”
Giovanni Pacchiano, “Il Sole 24 Ore”
By Tyler Keevil
When a bunch of hedonistic childrens retailer a girl from drowning they turn into not going neighborhood heroes, yet their star turns into the focal point for envy and harassment. Darkly comedian, this novel follows the kids in the course of their final summer time jointly; one who will come to outline their destiny: a summer time of intercourse, chemical experimentation, moving loyalties, and disillusionment.
By Carolyn Brown
You Are Cordially Invited...Come early, devour until eventually your buttons pop, and dance till you drop!
Miss Clawdy's Café has received the Jubilee blue ribbon each year because the sunrise of time. This 12 months, city matron Violet Prescott goes after that ribbon with an iron-clad choice merely thinly disguised via her excellent hairstyle and wonderful manners, bless her heart.
It's time for café vendors Cathy and Marty and their ally Trixie to drag out their mystery weapon. And this can be the place a life of friendship, mixed with simply the correct recipe at simply the precise time, may possibly hold the day―or blow every thing to smithereens.
Welcome to Cadillac, Texas, the place the jalapeños are scorching, the gossip is warmer, and on the finish of the day, it is the important friendships which are left standing...
"Funny, frank, and whole of heart...one extra welcome instance of Brown's Texas-size expertise for storytelling."―USA this day satisfied Ever After on One scorching Cowboy Wedding
"Brown revitalizes the Western romance with this clean, humorous, and attractive story packed with likable, down-to-earth characters."―Booklist on Love inebriated Cowboy
"Brown's novel will hot your middle and produce you characters so genuine, you are going to swear they are flesh and bone...A five superstar convenience Read!"―Love Romance ardour on Getting Lucky
By Kristin Hannah
Years in the past, Nora Bridge walked out on her marriage and left her daughters at the back of. Now she is a recognized speak exhibit host. Her daughter Ruby is a suffering comedienne. the 2 haven’t spoken in additional than a decade. Then a scandal from Nora’s earlier is uncovered, and Ruby is obtainable a fortune to put in writing a tell-all approximately her mom. Reluctantly, she returns to the relations apartment on summer time Island, a house full of frayed thoughts of pleasure and heartache. Confronting a earlier that features a never-forgotten love, a in poor health ally, and a mom who has harbored bad relations secrets and techniques, Ruby eventually starts off to appreciate the complicated ties that bind a mom and daughter—and the therapeutic that includes forgiveness.
From the Paperback edition.
By Maggie Shayne
After witnessing a brutal crime, Jasmine Jones left city with not anything yet her seven-year-old son and the development blocks of a complete new identification. And even though she hadn't intended to misinform the close-knit Texas manufacturers, claiming to be their new neighbor, Jenny Lee, was once her in simple terms probability at survival. Jasmine inspiration her mystery was once secure - till one model began asking questions...
By Enrique Lihn
To my wisdom, unavailable in English--and unfortunately, it will probably by no means be....
Enrique Lihn, chileno, conocido como uno de los más
importantes poetas latinoamericanos de hoy, había in-
cursionado también en el cuento y el ensayo.
Con Batman en Chile se inaugura en l. a. novela.
El tema es de actualidad: el legendario rey de las his
torietas viaja a Chile para hacerle un trabajito a la-C.I.A.
Tiene entreveros eróticos con l. a. refrigerada Juana Som- '
mers, el efebo Robin sufre pesadillas con los bombar- .
déos en Vietnam y el héroe se desorienta ante una re-
volución donde hasta los 'malos' son legales y donde
el poderoso Willie Morgan le debe indicar sus pasos.
La resurrección de l. a. novela de aventuras, con su mar
co ahora político, y teñida de un humor intencionado y
sutil, perra deleitar a lectores alertas.
from a magazine article--i've copied all textual content that's to be had sooner than the paywall. within the first paragraph, number 1 refers to this e-book and the remainder refers to Lihn's occupation. the second one paragraph under starts discussing the plot....
The checklist may well learn: 1) a Batman sketch made right into a political melodrama; 2) a final minute materialisation of huge socialist utopian modernism; three) a cocktail party within the nation-state honouring the Tarzan actor Johnny Weissmüller; four) an experimental documentary changed into a Western; and, final yet no longer least, five) a piglet walking within the urban centre, wearing army clothes. I admit the connections could appear imprecise, yet by some means those erratic, it appears innocuous and commonly forgotten activities that happened in Chile within the Nineteen Seventies and 80s compose a discontinuous lineage of corrosively ironic engagement with political aesthetics. This a little weird and wonderful selection of 'provisional failures' constitutes a show off of Chile's strange historical past of fragmented paintings stories, choked with neo-Dadaist humour and unorthodox leftist critique.1
The Pop We virtually Left Behind
In 1973, a couple of months sooner than Pinochet's army coup, Enrique Lihn's Batman en Chile used to be released in Buenos Aires.2 The ebook, a comic book strip within the kind of a unique, tells of the superhero's try to paintings on a top-secret project in Salvador Allende's Chile. The project, devised by means of the CIA and the neighborhood right-wing elite, aimed to forestall the improvement of the 'red army' in South the US, through the use of Batman as a key weapon. the unconventional opens with the superhero's arrival in Pudahuel airport and his instant delivery, in a personal helicopter, to an particular welcome get together in a Batcave-like mansion within the center of the Andes. all of the neighborhood site visitors, vast and small, greet their hero wearing unflattering Batmen clothes for safety purposes. The look-alike crowd is a stressful scene for the real Batman, who courteously tries[...]