Double Negative

By Ivan Vladislavic, Teju Cole

"One of the main ingenious minds at paintings in South African literature today."—André Brink

Originally a part of a collaborative undertaking with photographer David Goldblatt, Double Negative is a refined triptych that captures the normal lifetime of Neville Lister in the course of South Africa's remarkable revolution. Ivan Vladislavic lays moments facet through part like pictures on a desk. He lucidly portrays a urban and its many lives via reflections on reminiscence, paintings, and what we should always quite be seeking.

Ivan Vladislavic is the writer of a few prize-winning fiction and nonfiction books. He at present lives in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Who Do You Love: A Novel

By Jennifer Weiner

One of the best-loved novels of 2015 is now on hand in paperback!

"A story of affection opposed to the odds." —People

Rachel Blum and Andy Landis are only eight-years-old after they meet one evening in an ER ready room. Born with a congenial middle disorder, Rachel is a veteran of hospitals, and she's intrigued by way of the boy who indicates up on my own with a damaged arm. He tells her his identify. She tells him a narrative. After Andy's taken again to a physician and Rachel's despatched again to her mattress, they suspect they will by no means see one another again.

Yet, over the following 3 a long time, Andy and Rachel will meet back and again—linked accidentally, heritage, and the reminiscence of the 1st time they met, an evening that modified either one of their lives.

A sweeping, warmhearted, and intimate story, Who Do you like is a rare novel concerning the passage of time, the best way humans swap and alter one another, and the way the degree of a lifestyles is who you're keen on.

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By a Thread (Elemental Assassin)

By Jennifer Estep

The 6th e-book within the USA TODAY bestselling Elemental Assassin city myth sequence that includes Gin Blanco, who by way of day owns a Tennessee BBQ joint, and via evening is a difficult lady murderer referred to as the Spider.

I by no means suggestion I’d want a holiday from being an assassin….

My identify is Gin Blanco, and I’m the murderer the Spider. all of the Ashland’s lowlifes are gunning for me and attempting to make a reputation for themselves by way of taking away the Spider. So i feel it’s a good suggestion to get out of Ashland for your time until eventually issues cool down.

So I’m headed south to a swanky seashore city, in addition to my child sister, Bria, for a weekend of enjoyable within the solar. but if an outdated good friend of Bria’s is threatened by means of a robust vampire with lethal elemental magic, it seems like I’ll need to dig my silverstone knives out of my suitcase in spite of everything. yet this time, now not even my very own Ice and Stone energy might be sufficient to save lots of me from coming domestic in a pine field…

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The Beautiful Indifference: Stories (P.S.)

Winner of the Portico Prize
Winner of the sting Hill college brief tale Prize
Short-listed for the Frank O'Connor foreign brief tale Award

Sarah corridor has been hailed as "one of the main major and fascinating of Britain's younger novelists" (The Guardian). Now, during this number of brief fiction released in England to extra special compliment, she has created a piece instantaneously provocative and mesmerizing. 

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Making Waves

By Tawna Fenske

She continuously desired to belong...just to not a dysfunctional pirate crew

Juli has difficulty becoming in, although she'd like to continue the explanations to herself. but if she mistakenly stows away on a boat of misfit company castoffs, her personal secrets and techniques turn into the least of her concerns.

He is aware plotting a diamond heist might be thought of strange behavior...

But Alex isn't really feeling very common whilst his unscrupulous boss kicks him to the shrink. assembly Juli does not do a lot to revive normalcy to Alex's lifestyles both, however it definite is exhilarating!

As Alex and Juli naked their secrets-and a lot more-they locate that whereas basic is sweet, bizarre may be wonderful.

"Hilarious! A WILD, horny ROMP WITH A clean, enjoyable tackle LOVE."-Lani Diane wealthy, big apple instances and united states this present day Bestselling Author

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Ice (Shooting Stars)

By V.C. Andrews

Ice needs she might simply turn into invisible....

Ice hides from the realm in the back of a guard of silence. and that's what her mom hates approximately her. All she wishes is a standard daughter who wears make-up and horny outfits to draw boys. yet Ice will get her likelihood to polish whilst she finds her attractive making a song voice. And her impressive reward might turn into her saving grace while tragedy and deception nearly break her dreams...

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By Pat Schmatz

Thirteen-year-old Travis has a mystery: he cannot learn. yet a smart instructor and a sassy woman are approximately to alter every little thing during this witty and deeply relocating novel.

Travis is lacking his outdated domestic within the state, and he is lacking his previous hound, Rosco. Now there is simply the cramped position he stocks together with his well-meaning yet alcoholic grandpa, a brand new tuition, and the scary regimen of passing whilst he is referred to as directly to learn out loud. yet that is sooner than Travis meets Mr. McQueen, who does not take "pass" for an answer--a infrequent instructor whose savvy patience has Travis slowly unlocking a e-book at the flora and fauna. And it really is sooner than Travis is spotted through Velveeta, a lady whose wry banter and colourful scarves belie a few challenging secrets and techniques of her personal. With sympathy, humor, and disarming honesty, Pat Schmatz brings to lifestyles a forged of totally plausible characters--and captures the moments of belief and connection that make all of the distinction.

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Make Your Move

By Samantha Hunter

Jodie Patterson's posh bakery is all approximately pleasant cravings. Her signature aphrodisiac cookies were flying off the shelves...and giving Jodie a few scrumptious principles of her own.

Behind his owlish glasses, Jodie's enterprise companion, Dr. Dan Ellison, is the male similar of the Naughty Professor. Jodie is greater than able to indulge her fantasies with this wolf-in-geek's-clothing so long as they set a few flooring principles: intercourse is intercourse, company is enterprise and not anything will swap. Yeah, correct! After that first addictive kiss, it is time to see in the event that they can really satisfy each one other's appetites....

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Wait for You

By J. Lynn

The number 1 New York Times and USA Today bestselling phenomenon

Some issues are worthy awaiting . . .

Traveling millions of miles from domestic to go into university is the one manner nineteen-year-old Avery Morgansten can break out what occurred at that fateful Halloween get together 5 years ago—an occasion that eternally replaced her lifestyles. What she by no means deliberate on used to be taking pictures the eye of the single man who may well shatter the precarious destiny she's construction for herself.

Some issues are worthy experiencing . . .

Cameron Hamilton is six toes, 3 inches of swoon-worthy hotness, com-plete with a couple of extraordinary blue eyes and a notable skill to make Avery wish issues she believed were irrevocably stolen from her. becoming concerned with him is risky. but ignoring the simmering stress that sparks among them—and brings out a facet of her she by no means knew existed—is impossible.

Some issues just isn't saved quiet . . .

But whilst Avery starts off receiving threatening e-mails and speak to calls, she's pressured to stand a previous she desires to hold buried and recognize that somebody is refusing to permit her to allow move of that evening whilst every thing replaced. If the devastating fact comes out, will she resurface with one much less scar? and should Cam be there to assist her?

And a few issues are worthy struggling with for . . .

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Things Go Flying

By Shari Lapeña

Shari Lapena takes the wit of David Sedaris and the outrageousness of Douglas Coupland to create a dismal, hilarious and wildly artistic modern comedy approximately how the prior can get back to hang-out you. Literally.

In issues cross Flying, Harold Walker is desperately common and listless at mid-life, stemming partly from the abrupt demise of his one-time ally, Tom. Harold's spouse Audrey, an more and more annoyed housewife and mom to their teenage sons, is a regulate freak silently harbouring an explosive mystery. issues move flying within the Walker loved ones whilst Harold's long-deceased mom comes again to hang-out them. He unearths he has her reward for commencing the door to the past-and if there has been ever a present he desired to go back, it's this one! Audrey is in a similar way terrified-how is she to guard her mystery now? If she can't keep an eye on this global, how is she to regulate the subsequent one? and the way will she shield her reliable china? Harold, who has made a tradition of averting issues all his lifestyles, needs to confront problems-how to discover which means during this existence, and the way to return to grips with the regularly terrifying concept that lifestyles simply may well cross on perpetually!

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