Download E-books Horsenapped! (The Saddle Club, Book 17) PDF

By Bonnie Bryant

Saddle membership #17

Stevie, Carole, and Lisa are most sensible neighbors and horse-crazy individuals of The Saddle membership. the 3 are awaiting the combined-training occasion at Pine hole Stables, while all riders will compete in dressage, cross-country, and stadium leaping. It's a horse lover's dream!

When snooty Veronica blames her undesirable functionality on her horse, Garnet, and storms out of the hoop, Carole follows, fearing Veronica's probability to provide away her horse. yet horse and rider have disappeared.

Later, whilst Lisa unearths a $10,000 ransom notice within the stall, the prospect turns into all too transparent: Garnet has been horsenapped!

Who may have idea that The Saddle membership might ever suppose sorry for Veronica? the women unravel to seize the horsenappers and shortly locate themselves in a bold break out that places all their horse-riding talents to the try.

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Download E-books Star Trek: Invincible - Book 2 (Star Trek: Corp of Engineers, Book 8) PDF

By David Mack, Keith R. A. DeCandido

STARFLEET CORPS OF ENGINEERS
Long believed to be only a Nalori fantasy, the shii has grew to become out to he devastatingly genuine! The monster -- likely invulnerable, undeniably robust, and entirely rutbless -- as carved a swath during the Nalori development undertaking at the crystal planet of Sarindar. The project's manager, Commander Sonya Gomez, needs to be able to forestall the lethal creature prior to It destroys the complete venture and its workers.
But whilst the reality at the back of the shii is published, Gomez realizes that even one of many S.C.E.'s best officials will not be capable of clear up each problem...
The fascinating end to the gripping, all-new two-pail experience!

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Download E-books The Red and Savage Tongue (The Dominic Chronicles, Book 1) PDF

By F. J. Atkinson

Rome's safety have been withdrawn.
Britain's underbelly used to be uncovered.

The darkish a long time had begun...

Rome had deserted Britannia, leaving its humans undefended. Anglo Saxon warriors, formerly hired as mercenaries, now observed themselves as conquerors.

The scene was once set, as extra struggle bands crossed the North Sea to take British gold, slaves, and land.

One Briton, by myself within the woodland, short of simply to reside as a hunter and trapper, used to be approximately to have his lifestyles replaced ceaselessly. Dominic may turn into the desire of deserted Britons.

Dominic the wolf slayer might develop into the nemesis of any evil that entered his woodland realm.

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Download E-books First Italian Reader: A Dual-Language Book (Dover Dual Language Italian) PDF

Beginning scholars of Italian language and literature will welcome this bilingual anthology edited particularly for his or her wishes. starting from the fourteenth to the 20 th centuries, it gains the works of Dante, Boccaccio, Pirandello, and fifty-two others in either the unique Italian and specialist English translations at the dealing with pages. choices contain excerpts from poetry, fiction, historical past, and philosophy.
This is a "first reader" within the experience of its creation to Italian literature from the 1300s to the Twenties. a high-quality heritage in Italian grammar is important for the fullest appreciation of the unique textual content. The excerpts are unadulterated, no longer retold or simplified. Readers can pattern the works of fellows popular for different skills, corresponding to Michelangelo and Galileo, and realize the unique language of The Decameron, The Prince, and even Pinocchio. This self-contained anthology can be utilized without or with an teacher. it is going to thrill a person looking a fast paced survey of a necessary physique of literature from one of many world's maximum cultural legacies.

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Download E-books The Pale King PDF

By David Foster Wallace

The brokers on the IRS nearby exam middle in Peoria, Illinois, look traditional sufficient to newly arrived trainee David Foster Wallace. yet as he immerses himself in a regimen so tedious and repetitive that new staff obtain boredom-survival education, he learns of the extreme number of personalities interested in this unusual calling. And he has arrived at a second while forces in the IRS are plotting to dispose of even what little humanity and dignity the paintings nonetheless has.

The light King remained unfinished on the time of David Foster Wallace's loss of life, however it is a deeply compelling and pleasurable novel, hilarious and fearless and as unique as something Wallace ever undertook. It grapples without delay with final questions--questions of life's which means and of the worth of labor and society--through characters imagined with the inner strength and generosity that have been Wallace's distinctive presents. alongside how it indicates a brand new suggestion of heroism and instructions limitless admire for probably the most bold writers of our time.

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Download E-books Sapphire Skies PDF

A love greater than a warfare. a gorgeous lady misplaced. A secret unsolved ...until now. 2000: The wreckage of a downed WWII fighter airplane is came upon within the forests close to Russia's Ukrainian border. The plane belonged to Natalya Azarova, ace pilot and pin-up lady for Soviet propaganda, however the query of her destiny is still unanswered. used to be she a German undercover agent who faked her personal demise, because the Kremlin claims? Her lover, Valentin Orlov, now a hugely embellished normal, refuses to think it. Lily, a tender Australian lady, has moved to Moscow to flee from tragedy. She turns into occupied with the tale of Natalya, and whilst she meets an aged girl who claims to grasp the reality at the back of the rumours, Lily is drawn deeper into the secret. From the pomp and purges of Stalin's Russia throughout the horrors of struggle and past - secrets and techniques and lies, enduring love and bad betrayal, sacrifice and redemption all mix during this sweeping saga from Belinda Alexandra.

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Download E-books The Courts of Love: The Story of Eleanor of Aquitaine (A Queens of England Novel) PDF

By Jean Plaidy

When i glance again over my lengthy and tempestuous life, i will see that a lot of what occurred to me—my triumphs and such a lot of my misfortunes—was because of my passionate relationships with males. i used to be a girl who thought of herself their equal—and in lots of methods their superior—but it appeared that I relied on them, whereas looking to be the dominant partner—an angle that could hardly ever be anticipated to result in a harmonious existence.

Eleanor of Aquitaine was once respected for her stronger mind, awesome braveness, and fierce loyalty. She was once both well-known for her turbulent relationships, which integrated marriages to the kings of either France and England.

As a toddler, Eleanor reveled in her loved grandfather’s Courts of affection, the place troubadours sang of romantic devotion and fervour stuffed the air. In 1137, on the age of fifteen, Eleanor grew to become Duchess of Aquitaine, the richest province in Europe. A union with Louis VII allowed her to ascend the French throne, but he was once a tepid and possessive guy and no fit for a tender lady raised within the Courts of affection. while Eleanor met the magnetic Henry II, the 1st Plantagenet King of britain, their stormy pairing set nice switch in motion—and produced many little kids, of whom may someday reign of their personal right.

In this majestic and sweeping tale, set opposed to a backdrop of medieval politics, intrigue, and strife, Jean Plaidy weaves a tapestry of affection, ardour, betrayal, and heartbreak—and unearths the lifetime of a so much striking lady whose iron will and political savvy enabled her to carry her personal opposed to the main robust males of her time.

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Download E-books Dreams of Reality (The Dreams Trilogy, Book 1) PDF

By Beth Bares

Be cautious what you need for... Elizabeth’s desires have developed into sunlight hours visions which are changing into truth. pondering she is wasting her brain, these closest to her, are compelled to admit their actual identities and that Elizabeth’s strange birthmark is basically the mark of the 7th energy. She doesn’t be aware of no matter if to be freaked out or extremely joyful that her life-long want has come real. but if her most up-to-date imaginative and prescient in actual fact screens evil and darkness in the strongest immortal council, worry takes priority over all different feelings. Elizabeth desires to include this new global and face no matter what chance it could possibly contain. yet she is set to accomplish it on her personal phrases and never these from a few century outdated, egotistical men.

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Download E-books Snitch World (Green Arcade) PDF

By Jim Nisbet

In the recent novel from noir grasp Jim Nisbet, the Snitch World in query is de facto made of diversified worlds either outdated and new, populated with the old-time petty criminals, like Chainbang and Klinger, but in addition with the fashionable, together with a nouveau femme fatale whose instruments of the legal alternate are from the recent economic system. Snitch World occurs in a San Francisco of menacing expertise, the place the previous cons arise brief and the crimes of the evening develop into crimes performed within the gentle of recent day—all from the glow of a phone. Klinger hangs out on the Hawse gap Bar and Grille, undesirable dive the place all he rather wishes is sufficient to have a cup of espresso, purchase a few cigarettes, make it throughout the day, and discover a hot, dry position to sleep; all issues that may be comprehensive via the following effortless grift. Little does Klinger recognize that the principles of the sport have replaced, and the stakes are larger than he may well ever wager or care approximately. The probably easy act of rolling a under the influence of alcohol starts off a chain of occasions that get stranger and extra complex by way of the instant. Jim Nisbet, along with his attribute humor and outstanding prose, creates a global the place to belief is to in all likelihood sacrifice all. Snitch World incorporates a contemporary interview with Jim Nisbet, in dialog with Patrick Marks, proprietor of the fairway Arcade, speaking approximately writing, publishing, and technology.

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Download E-books Stacking in Rivertown PDF

By Barbara Bell

An intricately emotional and erotic debut and a haunting foray into the private recesses of a sexual underworld, "Stacking in Rivertown" is a unique of affection, discomfort, and redemption.

younger, attractive, and fortunately married, Beth is eventually studying to sit back and luxuriate in her good fortune as a bestselling novelist. She has finally completed the well-adjusted lifestyles she constantly sought after; it virtually turns out too stable to be real. And it "is."

underneath her skinny veneer of normalcy lies a terrifying historical past of sadism, sexual torture, tragic violence -- and a unmarried long-buried mystery that may break her. Beth is scarred through adolescence abuse: as a sixteen-year-old runaway, she was once picked up by way of Ben, an upmarket pimp whose ladies are almost slaves and who focuses on dear sadomasochistic "plays" for prosperous consumers.

in a single of these performs, Beth was once stabbed and her ally (and lover), a fellow younger prostitute, was once savagely murdered in entrance of her eyes. Now, recaptured by means of Ben, she struggles to recollect what occurred and who did it.

"Stacking in Rivertown" marks the auspicious debut of a refreshingly daring new author. within the bestselling culture of Thomas Harris and David Lindsey, Barbara Bell plunges readers deep contained in the brain of a girl suffering to outlive and rebuild her lifestyles regardless of a harrowing previous.

As Beth flees for her lifestyles, battling to get her revenge and in some way studying to like with no ache, "Stacking in Rivertown" hurtles its readers towards a terrifying and unforgettable climax.

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