Our Town by Eugene Wood

By Eugene Wood

This early works is an interesting novel of the interval and nonetheless an attractive learn this day. broadly illustrated all through, contents contain: the fantastic Fourth, The previous Time Revival, The Drama in our city, The crusade again domestic, and The Parlor again Home.... some of the earliest books, quite these relationship again to the 1900's and prior to, are actually tremendous scarce and more and more pricey. we're republishing those vintage works in cheap, top of the range, sleek variants, utilizing the unique textual content and artwork.

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Paris Variations by Rodrigo Palacios

By Rodrigo Palacios

“We are the following to unlearn the lessons of the church, kingdom, and our instructional approach. we're right here to drink beer. we're the following to kill warfare. we're the following to snigger on the odds and stay our lives so good that dying will tremble to take us.”

Charles Bukowski

“…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.”

Stendhal

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Namibia - Jagen im gemischten Doppel: Erinnerungen Teil 1 by Jürgen Tentscher

By Jürgen Tentscher

Facettenreich schildert Jürgen Tentscher (Jahrgang 1946, forty five JJ) seine jagdlichen Erlebnisse und Erfolge im namibischen Dornbusch, die er zusammen mit seiner Frau durchlebt, die selbst weitgereist, aber als Jungjägerin unter seiner Obhut hier ihre eigenen spannungsreichen Erfahrungen sammelt. Bei gemeinsamen Ansitzen kehrt er gedanklich immer wieder zurück zu Begebenheiten in Deutschland, die ihn als passionierten Jäger und Biologen schon frühzeitig geprägt haben. Deutlich wird dabei sein Verständnis des harmonischem Einklangs von Landschaft , Tier- und Pflanzenwelt, sei es in europäischen oder in afrikanischen Naturräumen des Caprivi-Zipfels, der Etoscha-Pfanne oder des namibischen Farmlebens. Durch diese Eindrücke verführt, ist es für beide nur der Anfang weiterer Safaris nach Namibia.

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Gebrannte Seele auf steinigen Wegen (German Edition) by Jutta Judy Bonstedt Kloehn

By Jutta Judy Bonstedt Kloehn

Paula hatte in ihrem bisherigen Leben durch ihren Ex-Mann nur Lieblosigkeiten und Gewalt erfahren. Verschlossen und speedy schon zurückgezogen, lebt sie in der andalusischen Steinwüste Almerias. Sie kämpft um ihre Alpaka- und Pferdezucht, genauso wie um ihre Finca. Verzweifelt wehrt sie sich gegen jeden weiteren Mann, der ihr zu nahe treten will. Ihre gequälte Seele macht es Mario, ein Neuankömmling aus der Solartechnikwelt in der Steinwüste, schwer, ja speedy unmöglich, ihr zu helfen. Nur durch seine ständigen, liebevollen Freundschaftsbeweise schafft es Paula letztendlich, seine Hilfe anzunehmen. Aber nach wie vor ist ihre Existenz in Gefahr, denn ihr Ex-Mann fordert die Zwangsversteigerung. Ein Roman, mitten aus dem Leben gegriffen, der die Schwierigkeiten widerspiegelt, die das Leben mit sich bringen kann.

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Life and Death of MR Badman and the Holy War by John Bunyan

By John Bunyan

Thw 'Life and demise of Mr. Badman' is a ebook written in 1680, and is a discussion among characters approximately sin and redemption. the various earliest books, rather these relationship again to the 1900s and prior to, at the moment are tremendous scarce and more and more dear. we're republishing those vintage works in reasonable, prime quality, smooth variants, utilizing the unique textual content and artwork.

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Rumbissimo: Rumba, droit et business (French Edition) by Yvon Laurier Ngombé

By Yvon Laurier Ngombé

Rumba, Droit et Business
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 » …

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Püttmanns ehrliche Grabreden: Verrückte Grabgeschichten by Wolfgang M. A. Bessel

By Wolfgang M. A. Bessel

Bei der weltlichen Beerdigung von Kumpel Stanislaus entdeckt unser Held seine ungewöhnliche Begabung für nicht ganz bibelfeste Abschiedsreden. Eine echte Marktlücke!

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.

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People of the Pear Tree by Rex Shelley

By Rex Shelley

In humans of the Pear Tree, Rex Shelley weaves love tales of Eurasians within the torrid, tropical warmth back the historical past of Japanese-occupied Singapore and Malaya in the course of global conflict II, spicing his narrative with humour, intrigue and the hoop of guerrilla gunshots at the fringes of the Malayan jungle.

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

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The Betrayal by Kate Furnivall

By Kate Furnivall

Discover a brilliant tale of affection, possibility, braveness and betrayal, from the the world over bestselling writer of The Liberation.

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

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Skavoovee by Ska Child,David Harris

By Ska Child,David Harris

A Skinhead vintage within the culture of the good Richard Allen novels, and the second one booklet in Ska kid's prolific writing career.

The Youth

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.

The Man

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.

Skavoovee

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?

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