By Eugene Wood
By Rodrigo Palacios
“…a novel is a mirror... At one second it displays for your imaginative and prescient the azure skies, at one other the mire of the puddles at your feet.”
By Jürgen Tentscher
By Jutta Judy Bonstedt Kloehn
By John Bunyan
By Yvon Laurier Ngombé
Fort de son services juridique, de son expérience pédagogique et de sa connaissance de los angeles musique, l’auteur nous fait découvrir les coulisses de l’industrie musicale congolaise, en rythmant son propos par quelques grands succès de ce qu’il nomme l. a. « rumbathèque ». Il aborde ainsi des questions aussi diverses que le plagiat, los angeles piraterie, los angeles defense sociale des musiciens, los angeles sape, les noms des groupes musicaux, les « gris-gris » dans l. a. « Rumba company » …
By Wolfgang M. A. Bessel
Der freie Grabredner Püttmann ist schnell in aller Munde. Seine "höhere Berufung" muss Willi allerdings noch seiner Ehefrau Berta verkaufen. Auch sonst muss er noch etliche Hürden nehmen. Seine ehrlichen Reden wecken auf subtile Weise Gefühle und Erinnerungen.
"Die Klienten sind ja nicht wirklich tot, die sind nur son bissken weit weg."
Ob Penner oder Priester - Willi Püttmann begleitet alle und alles auf die letzte Reise. Bei seiner schwierigen Arbeit hilft ihm seine Frau, dat Bertaken. Sie ist die gute Seele des Geschäfts
Den teilweise schwarzen Humor erlebt der Leser schmunzelnd, weil lebensnah, plastisch und nachvollziehbar. Trauer kommt beim Lesen nicht auf, versprochen.
By Rex Shelley
People of the Pear Tree is ready humans reacting to the disruptions and the brutality of conflict, clinging to traditions, kinfolk ties, discovering retailers of affection and passionate intercourse as hunger, malaria, dysentery, torture and loss of life stalk them; of braveness in conflict and of mild tenderness, sentimentality, and racial prejudices
By Kate Furnivall
Could you kill somebody? an individual you love?
Paris, 1938. Twin sisters are divided by means of fierce loyalties and via a negative mystery. The drums of conflict are beating and France is poised, able to fall. One sister is an aviatrix, the opposite is a socialite and so they either have anything to end up and anything to hide.
The Betrayal is an unforgettably robust, epic story of affection, loss and the lengthy shadow of struggle, excellent for readers of Santa Montefiore and Victoria Hislop.
Praise for Kate Furnivall:
‘Wonderful . . . highly formidable and atmospheric’ Kate Mosse
‘The definition of a terrifically well-written page-turner’ Dinah Jeffries
‘A exciting plot … fast paced with a sinister edge’ Times
‘Gripping . . . poignant, fantastically written …will catch the reader to the final’ Sun
‘Truly appealing’ Elle
‘Perfect escapist analyzing’ Marie Claire
‘An achingly attractive epic’ New Woman
‘A rollicking stable learn’ The day-by-day Telegraph
By Ska Child,David Harris
Fighter, lover, musician; 18-year previous Mark Heaney walks the skinhead course and faces and faces difficulty head on. he will rumble for those who pass him, he will thieve your female friend should you flip your again, and because the lead singer of a ska band referred to as the Juice Monkey's, he will set your nightclub on fire.
It all alterations even though, whilst marks father loses his task, and Mark sees no selection yet to affix the military to aid aid his huge kinfolk. He leaves highschool within the ultimate yr and is educated as a medic in the Canadian military. Later as his provider time raises, Mark unearths himself Para certified and is connected to the Canadian Airborne Regiment. He sees motion on battlefields and in bedrooms worldwide until eventually, after six years later, he turns into a guy in all senses of the word.
With his father loss of life after a sad paintings web site twist of fate, Mark makes a decision to come back domestic to his domestic turf with a purpose to help his mom in elevating the remainder of the relatives. operating as an ambulance paramedic in Vancouver's skid row opens his eyes even additional to lifestyles in the street. It is helping to pay the debts to a point yet it's always just a half time task that's exceptionally demanding and thankless. the single comfort is assembly Terri conflict who's one of many lovely waitresses at his favourite venue and consuming spot - the Skavoovee tavern. it is not lengthy earlier than Mark is operating there himself as an assistant manager.
It's the tavern the place Terri works. it is the place Marks band obtained its first commence and his father's ally owns the joint. it really is domestic to such a lot of of the towns subcultures - together with skinhead and rockabilly kinds, and Mark is proud to name it his moment home.
But one evening whilst a host of yankee Skinhead wannabe's attempt to reason hassle within the tavern as they cover out from the yankee police, Mark makes some degree to voice his displeasure and sends numerous of them to clinic.
In revenge, the boneheads from down south make it a concern to come again at Mark by means of kidnapping his more youthful sister and savagely attack her; dumping her battered physique in an alley to not far-off from the Skavoovee tavern for all eyes to see.
If that isn't adequate, the conflict that has now been declared attempts to take Terri in as one other victim.
Will Mark Heaney live to tell the tale this warfare? Will his commando associates manage to song him down in time or will he pass it by myself and tackle those that may harm his middle so deeply through himself?