Download Learning to Enjoy the Roller Coaster by Mae Stacinger PDF

By Mae Stacinger

My gran selected to check lifestyles to a curler coaster, and that i may well see the knowledge in that. So I went in addition to it, although i actually didn’t comprehend the total which means while i used to be younger.

Gran advised me in regards to the entertainment park charm while i used to be a bit woman, yet being content material to reside in rural South Dakota, I haven’t had the chance to journey the true factor. i assumed the dips and loops my lifestyles had taken have been fascinating sufficient with out it, and through considering that approach, I thoroughly ignored the purpose Gran used to be attempting to make. I continuously reacted to the occasions in my existence rather than developing them, which proved to be an issue whilst i discovered myself with an empty nest, divorce papers, and no lifestyles objectives the 12 months I grew to become forty.

I drifted for some time, yet with the nudge of a more youthful guy who became out to be one other remarkable coincidence that I embraced, i discovered the power to begin over in a unique path and, for the 1st time, on my phrases. i spotted that 40 isn’t the tip of the journey and that to any extent further i need to be the person who determines my very own destiny. I simply wanted the braveness to snatch the controls and to make up my brain to start studying to benefit from the curler coaster.

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Download Restless Dreams by Karen Pullen PDF

By Karen Pullen

The characters within the 18 tales that contain Restless Dreams, a suite of brief tales, proportion a undeniable resemblance: drained eyes, a gradual trudging step, and the distracted air of somebody with plenty on her brain, a few of it unspeakable. yet regardless of sore toes and an aching center, each one yearns for larger days, goals for what's correct, and makes all of it paintings by some means. She's a cop, a mother, a saleswoman, nanny, instructor, hairdresser, teenager. None have it effortless, yet they do not quit their stressed goals of a extra ideal life.

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Download The Bridge Club by Joseph Cools PDF

By Joseph Cools

the foundation for this tale got here from a black and white photo taped at the fridge of the writer and his spouse. The photo of the author’s spouse and 3 of her associates, used to be taken at a birthday dinner for one of many 4 ladies within the photo. the ladies were neighbors for greater than 40 years. the writer used to be so taken by way of the picture that he determined to inform the tale of the friendships of 4 fictional women.
the tale follows the rigors and triumphs of 4 ladies as they increase a friendship which spans 44 years. They first meet as scholars on the college of Illinois. Sarah, a contemporary immigrant from nice Britain, wakes up within the extensive care unit of the sanatorium after taking an overdose of medicine. She had suffered a brutal attack by the hands of a celebrity athlete days earlier. Feeling betrayed and friendless, she takes the overdose in a last act of desperation. Nicole, a fellow pupil in her literature classification, is set to assist Sarah, and enlists assistance from of her pals, Rebecca and Clair, to rescue Sarah, sooner than she is admitted to a psychiatric ward. The 4 advance and perform a plot to convey justice to Sarah’s attacker. during their every now and then hilarious scheme, the 4 ladies improve a bond of friendship which not just is helping Sarah start to heal from a life of abuse, but in addition is helping every one of them to house the crises of their personal lives.
We stick with the tragedies and triumphs of the 4 ladies via their lives, as they get older, marry and feature households. in the course of the process the 44 years of the tale, their friendship is still a relentless. They locate that their bond of affection for every different allows them to stand the demanding situations of careers, marriage, youngsters and the likely insufferable soreness of ailment and loss of their lives. all of the 4 girls has her personal presents which they carry to the others to let every one of them to accommodate separate crises.
The identify of the tale doesn't seek advice from a card taking part in membership. it's a metaphor, describing the bridges which each and every of the 4 girls needs to go during their lives. All 4 of the ladies face the crises of their lives with the affection and aid of friendship, which bridges the adventure from adversity to triumph. The tales of every of the ladies is instructed with heat and loads of humor. Even through the worst of occasions, the ladies locate pleasure and laughter of their lives. The readers, male or lady will locate parallels of their personal lives, as they trip with the 4 women.

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Download Die Verseflüsterin (German Edition) by Nicolas Fougerousse,Elisabeth Liebl PDF

By Nicolas Fougerousse,Elisabeth Liebl

Hör auf deine Gefühle! - Diese Botschaft entdeckt Marcus eines Tages an seiner Windschutzscheibe, als er sich gerade anschickt, ins Büro zu fahren. used to be ein desillusionierter Tag wie jeder andere hätte werden sollen, ist der Startschuss zu einem Abenteuer der ganz besonderen paintings: Wer magazine ihm diese Botschaft geschickt haben? Ganz sicher jemand, der ihn und seine Gewohnheiten kennt. Seine Frau Isabelle vielleicht? Sein Chef? Oder gar ein völlig Unbekannter? struggle es vielleicht der eigenartige Typ, den er da zufällig kennengelernt hat? Eines ist sicher: Dieser Augenblick verändert Marcus’ Leben mehr, als er sich je hätte träumen lassen ...

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Download The scent of a family by Alessandra Cortese PDF

By Alessandra Cortese

while you’re thirty, love is every little thing, whereas treachery unavoidably opens a door into the void. Doll – the nickname she has selected simply because she hates her identify – spends her time having a pipe dream, and spying at the lifetime of her neighbours around the street, to fill the void in her personal. the lady is fragile and lacks vainness. Her dating along with her mom has regularly been complex.
But after an unforeseen journey to Copenhagen, every little thing alterations within the area of some weeks, and Doll witnesses the whole upheaval of her personal existence and that of many people. She discovers a earlier that may resolve knots in her present lifestyles, badly wanting a transformation. Why Copenhagen? who's the fellow she meets there? feelings, passions, and revelations will eventually lead her to a secure harbour, dispelling all her doubts.

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Download Penthouse Variations on Three-Ways by Penhouse Variations PDF

By Penhouse Variations

a party of each erotica readers' favourite fantasy, Penthouse diversifications on Three-Ways offers magnificent stories that includes MMF, FFM, MMM, and FFF pairings. Spend a steamy evening examining tales of 3 enthusiasts who heighten their excitement through stepping open air of the conventional one-to-one bed room ratio - find out how bowling can result in moaning in "Naked Spare," spend a morning with 3 former university associates in "The energy of Three," and watch a ski grasp teach slope amateurs in "Ski-Lodge Lust." even if you're keen on your ménage à trois, Penthouse adaptations on Three-Ways will provide it to you.

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Download Il bambino sbagliato (Italian Edition) by Francesca Kay,Simona Garavelli PDF

By Francesca Kay,Simona Garavelli

Nel quartiere di Battersea, a Londra, c'è una sola parrocchia cattolica, dove si mescolano le più svariate classi e categorie di fedeli, sotto l. a. guida del giovane e moderno padre Diamond. Un improvviso scivolone sull'altare fa sì che una delle anime più ingenue, Mary-Margaret O'Reilly, creda di aver ricevuto un segno dal crocifisso che stava amorevolmente pulendo. Accenna appena all'accaduto, ma l. a. notizia passa rapidamente di bocca in bocca fino advert arrivare a uno scettico e sorpreso padre Diamond, e a riverberare nella mente fragile, confusa di Mary-Margaret stessa, dove si fa strada l'idea che Dio richieda da lei una dimostrazione di fede, sicura che il Signore fermerà l. a. sua mano prima che il vero sacrificio si compia. Intorno ai sacerdoti e all'allucinata parrocchiana si muove una quantità di personaggi disparati, soprattutto femminili, soprattutto in preda a difficoltà, ansie e rovelli materni. Quando los angeles tragedia colpirà l. a. più fortunata, almeno all'apparenza, di loro, nessuno riuscirà più a essere razionale, tranne, fino a un certo punto, padre Diamond, innamorato della bella e infelice Stella Morrison. Francesca Kay ci accompagna tra le pieghe più profonde di un'intensa riflessione sul ruolo della fede, sulla natura dell'amore materno, sulla vulnerabilità che ogni cambiamento comporta. Con una costruzione perfetta, una scrittura potente e una vicenda indimenticabile, il romanzo ci rivela, poco alla volta, il significato di passioni, perdite e segreti, riletti alla luce di un amore messo alla prova, negato, rinnovato o tragicamente mal riposto.

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Download Soufflé (Italian Edition) by Asli Perker,Katia De Marco PDF

By Asli Perker,Katia De Marco

«Una storia che ricorda Chocolat di Joanne Harris molto da vicino» Stylist

Da big apple a Parigi a Istanbul, un meraviglioso libro di cucina unisce tre persone alla ricerca della ricetta magica in step with ottenere un soufflé quantomeno presentabile.
Prigioniera di un matrimonio senza amore, Lilia è costretta all'improvviso a prendersi cura del marito colpito da un ictus e ritrova inaspettatamente leggerezza e allegria nel preparare elaborati e gustosi piatti esotici ai suoi inquilini. Dall’altra parte dell’Oceano, intanto, Marc ha appena perso l. a. moglie ed è incapace di sostenere los angeles vista di una cucina vuota. Eppure, quasi senza rendersene conto, si ritrova a imparare l’inafferrabile arte di cui sua moglie period regina. E Ferda, madre e moglie affettuosa, nonché cuoca appassionata, dedicandosi alle mille ricette della sua città alle porte dell’Oriente cerca di distrarsi da una madre irrimediabilmente ipocondriaca. Da ognuna di queste cucine ai tre angoli del mondo giunge un invito seducente, capace di allontanare il dolore e los angeles solitudine e di some distance ritrovare il sorriso a chi pensava non fosse più possibile. Un richiamo potente che spinge a scoprire come l. a. sfida racchiusa in una ricetta e il piacere del cibo possano bastare consistent with sentirsi di nuovo vivi.

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Download DARK LOVE - Dich darf ich nicht finden: Roman by Estelle Maskame,Bettina Spangler PDF

By Estelle Maskame,Bettina Spangler

Wahre Liebe kennt keine Regeln

Vor genau dreihundertneunundfünzig Tagen hat Eden ihn zuletzt gesehen – ihren Stiefbruder Tyler. Den Jungen, den sie heimlich liebt. Den sie aber eigentlich nicht lieben darf, weil ihre Familie strikt dagegen ist. Doch nun endlich werden sie einen herrlichen Sommer gemeinsam verbringen: in manhattan, der Stadt, die nie schläft. Mit tausend Schmetterlingen im Bauch kommt Eden am Flughafen an, und als sie in Tylers smaragdgrüne Augen blickt, ist es auch schon um sie geschehen. Gemeinsam streifen sie durch den manhattan, und es wird immer klarer, dass die beiden nicht voneinander losgekommen sind. Werden sie ihren verbotenen Gefühlen widerstehen können?

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Download Chansons Douces (French Edition) by Sandrine Villers PDF

By Sandrine Villers

Le célibat dans tous ses états !

Après avoir quitté l’homme auprès de qui elle s’ennuyait depuis plusieurs années, Delphine Rivière, séduisante chef d’entreprise de trente-neuf ans habitant Levallois-Perret, souhaite refaire sa vie. remark, quand et avec qui ? Voilà tout le sujet du roman. Si quitter un homme qu’on n’aime plus est selected relativement aisée de nos jours, trouver celui que l’on va aimer, relève du parcours du combattant, alors que les moyens de rencontre ne se sont jamais autant multipliés. S’essayant au pace courting et autres blind dates, websites web, dîners de célibataires, golf equipment pour solos, vacances pour adultes, et soirées entre filles, Delphine découvre tout un monde qu’elle ne connaissait pas avec ses codes, ses absurdités et ses imprévus, pour en devenir une experte chevronnée. Brossant avec humour, cruauté et tendresse, le tableau d’un phénomène de société en plein essor, l’auteur décortique les mécanismes de nos paradoxes, où constamment s’entrechoquent l. a. quête de l’amour sturdy et l’attrait du zapping affectif, l. a. dichotomie entre le réel et le virtuel, l. a. solitude et l. a. multitude.

Construit comme une compilation de chansons douces internationales, ce livre est aussi et surtout un hymne à l’universalité de l’amour et à sa modernité toujours renouvelée.

Sandrine Villers est maître de conférences à l’université de Paris eight où elle enseigne los angeles langue et los angeles tradition américaines. Elle a déjà fait paraître un essai, los angeles Société américaine dans le théâtre de Tennessee Williams (2000), et deux romans : Au Paradis goûtu (Le Bord de l’eau, 2001) et New Orleans, Louisiana (2006).

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