Download Made In Japan by S. J. Parks PDF

By S. J. Parks

A younger woman strains her mother’s steps the entire method from London to Japan to look for the daddy she by no means knew.

Hana arrives in Tokyo with in basic terms phrases in her brain: The Teahouse. She’s a ways from domestic in East London and nonetheless clean from the lack of her mom. yet her grief has despatched her throughout to the opposite aspect of the realm to determine who she is, and for Hana that implies discovering the japanese guy she hasn't ever met, her father with purely those phrases as clues.

Made in Japan is a fantastically woven tale of a mom and daughter who, many years aside, tread an identical streets of glittering Tokyo trying to find that anything that would entire them.

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Download Lady Macbeth: On The Couch: On the Couch Series by Alma H. Bond PDF

By Alma H. Bond

AN old secret SOLVED
Scholars, professors, and historians have puzzled for hundreds of years how and why woman Macbeth, the gorgeous, cherished spouse of a nobleman, needed to encourage―nay, push―her husband, Prince Macbeth, to dedicate the ghastly crime of killing the king.
The nice Sigmund Freud himself acknowledged that no-one is aware why the girl did so. Dr. Alma Bond spent decades trying to find the explanation.

Read woman Macbeth: at the sofa to profit the reply to this old secret, and to get a desirable, first-hand examine lifestyles greater than a millennium ago.

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Download The Last Watchman of Old Cairo: A Novel by Michael David Lukas PDF

By Michael David Lukas

In this spellbinding novel, a tender guy trips from California to Cairo to solve centuries-old kinfolk secrets.

Joseph, a literature scholar at Berkeley, is the son of a Jewish mom and a Muslim father. sooner or later, a mysterious package deal arrives on his doorstep, pulling him right into a spell binding event to discover the tangled historical past that binds the 2 facets of his kinfolk. For generations, the boys of the al-Raqb relatives have served as watchmen of the storied Ibn Ezra Synagogue in outdated Cairo, outfitted on the website the place the newborn Moses used to be taken from the Nile. Joseph learns of his ancestor Ali, a Muslim orphan who approximately one thousand years previous used to be entrusted because the first watchman of the synagogue and have become enchanted through its legendary—perhaps magical—Ezra Scroll. the tale of Joseph’s kin is entwined with that of the British dual sisters Agnes and Margaret, who in 1897 leave their hallowed Cambridge halls on a undertaking to rescue sacred texts that experience began to vanish from the synagogue.
      
The final Watchman of previous Cairo is a relocating page-turner of a singular from acclaimed storyteller Michael David Lukas. This tightly woven multigenerational story illuminates the tensions that experience torn groups aside and the not likely forces—potent magic, forbidden love—that boldly try and bridge that divide.

Praise for The final Watchman of outdated Cairo

“A attractive, richly textured novel, bold and delicately crafted, The final Watchman of outdated Cairo is either a coming-of-age tale and a relatives background, a wide-ranging ebook approximately fathers and sons, faith, magic, love, and the essence of storytelling. This publication is a joy.”—Rabih Alameddine, writer of the nationwide publication Award finalist An pointless Woman

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Download The Devil's Bible: A Novel (Bohemian Gospel) by Dana Chamblee Carpenter PDF

By Dana Chamblee Carpenter

She’s spent the final seven-hundred years hiding in undeniable sight. yet Mouse's previous is set to meet up with her.

The Devil’s Bible. as soon as thought of an 8th ask yourself of the area, the traditional publication is shrouded in secret. nobody is familiar with who wrote it or the place it was once written. Even dry-boned students whisper concerning the secrets and techniques hidden within the booklet: the way it calls to the power-hungry. the way it drives humans mad. the way it used to be written within the shadows by way of the hand of the satan himself.

But nobody is familiar with the truth—no one other than Mouse.

She’s been operating from the reality on the center of the Devil’s Bible for therefore lengthy that not anyone even is familiar with her identify anymore. She calls herself Emma Nicholas—a common identify for a standard collage professor residing a typical existence. yet it all is a lie, and, whilst forces emerge that threaten to show her, Mouse has no selection yet to take flight as soon as more.

Desperate and at the run, Mouse by surprise reveals wish in a stranger’s kindness. however it will take greater than desire to win this video game of souls—a conflict among solid and evil set in movement some time past on the start of the Devil’s Bible.

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Download El enigma de Tina (Algaida Literaria - Premio Ateneo Ciudad by Alfonso Domingo PDF

By Alfonso Domingo

En noviembre de 1936, Tina de Jarque es detenida en Madrid por Abel Domínguez, pagador de las milicias Andalucía-Extremadura de los angeles CNT, que se enamora perdidamente de ella. Acusada de espía, de quintacolumnista y de cómplice en el robo de joyas, sobre su destino ultimate circularon los más variados rumores, desde su fusilamiento hasta una rocambolesca huida.
Tina de Jarque fue una de las más famosas vedettes de los años 20 y 30, y su fama rebasó las fronteras de aquella España convulsa. Protagonizó revistas inolvidables, viajó a Sudamérica en varias giras triunfales, fue de las primeras en traer el jazz y l. a. bossa nova, seizeó discos con sus grandes éxitos e hizo películas en Alemania, Estados Unidos y España, entre ellas l. a. sorprendente Carne de fieras en plena Guerra Civil.

En clave de novela negra y fruto de una investigación exhaustiva de varios años, El enigma de Tina rescata del olvido una de las historias más apasionantes de los angeles Guerra Civil española.

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Download Die Humanistenverschwörung - Band 1 (German Edition) by Enno Arkona PDF

By Enno Arkona

Lieber Buchhändler als Tuchhändler, denkt sich im Jahr 1515 der Nürnberger Patrizier Jacob Teufel - und bezahlt sein Vorhaben mit dem Leben. Zwar magazine der Handel mit Büchern ehrenvoll sein, er ist aber auch gefährlicher als der mit Tuch.
Auf die Suche nach dem Mörder macht sich Jacobs Bruder Lucas, ein Glücksritter mit cling zur Grübelei. Bei seinen Nachforschungen stößt er auf Bücher über okkulte Praktiken, auf einen verschlüsselten Liebesbrief, auf sonderbare Löcher in einer Wand und auf ein mörderisches Bild. used to be hatte Jacob vor? Weshalb ist dem Maler Dürer so sehr an der Aufklärung des Mordes gelegen? Welche Rolle spielt Ratsherr Pirckheimer, ein enger Freund von Dürer? Und was once treibt der zwielichtige Gelehrte Johannes Jäger alias Crotus Rubeanus in der Stadt?
Ein raffinierter historischer Krimi, akribisch recherchiert und spannend bis zum Schluss.

Hinweis: Es handelt sich um den ersten Teil eines zweibändigen Romans.

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Download The Mannequin Makers by Craig Cliff PDF

By Craig Cliff

From the winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize top First booklet, this strikingly unique novel is at turns a gothic story of a father's obsession, a castaway tale useful of a Boy's Own event and a thorny remembrance of previous tragedies."The dermis used to be soft and brilliant as porcelain, yet seemed to provide to touch. What demeanour of wooden had he used? What instruments to distinct such element? What paints, tints or stains to flush her with life?"So wonders the window wardrobe Colton Kemp while he sees the 1st model of his new rival, a guy the population of Marumaru easily name The chippie. Rocked by means of the unexpected demise of his spouse and encouraged by way of a traveling vaudeville corporation, Kemp makes a decision to elevate his youngsters to be residing mannequins. What follows is a story of paintings and deception, power and folly, love and transgression, which levels from small-town New Zealand to the graving docks of the River Clyde, from an inhospitable rock within the Southern Ocean to Sydney's northern seashores. alongside the best way we meet a Prussian strongman, a family members of ship's carvers with a mysterious ailment, a septuagenarian surf lifesaver and a speaking figurehead named Vengeance.

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Download The Queen’s Jewels (The de Subermore Mystery Series Book 1) by David Glenn PDF

By David Glenn

A girl in ready to Queen Elizabeth I is murdered. Later, the Queen discovers a few of her jewels are lacking. those are patently unrelated events—or are they?

Sir Michael de Subermore, the Queen's sworn defender, and his best friend, deepest investigator George Monty, are charged with fixing either crimes. one after the other, suspects are eradicated; and, except one other candidate is stumbled on, the Earl of Essex, together with his more and more bare ambition for the throne, stands on my own because the to blame one. yet is he?

To resolve issues, Sir Michael needs to continue to exist a shipwreck, being chained to the oars of a galley, a truly unusual naval conflict, and a number of other homicide makes an attempt. yet even if he solves the secret of the jewels, there's an extra challenge he needs to resolve—and that challenge consists of treason on the optimum degrees.

England’s so much lively and vibrant period is captured during this stirring story of intrigue, treachery, and commitment to responsibility.

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Download Die Legion des Raben: Historischer Roman (Invita 2) (German by Maria W. Peter PDF

By Maria W. Peter

Invita, die Sklavin des römischen Statthalters zu Trier, steckt erneut in Schwierigkeiten – nicht nur, dass sie dem alemannischen Kriegsgefangenen Flavus als Geliebte versprochen wurde, jetzt versucht sie auch noch, den Mord an einem hochrangigen römischen Beamten aufzuklären. Auf dem Nachhauseweg von einem rauschenden Fest wurde der Mann heimtückisch ermordet. Ein Schuldiger ist schnell gefunden: der Sklave Hyacinthus, welcher ihn begleitete und wie durch ein Wunder unversehrt blieb. Nach altem Recht sollen nun alle Sklaven des Haushaltes hingerichtet werden. Invita stellt Nachforschungen an und findet sich schon bald in einem Geflecht aus Lügen und Intrigen wieder …

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