Biographies & Memoirs
epub |eng | 2017-04-30 | Author:Richard Turner [Turner, Richard]

At the stern of the ship, the five hundred-meter-long nets were slowly being pulled back in. David Long’s wet cigarette dangled from his mouth as he watched the fish tumble ...
( Category: Performing Arts November 22,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-20 | Author:Derfner, Larry

The late 1990s, the period of Netanyahu’s first term as prime minister, was a time when Israeli society split into the elites and the amcha, the salt of the earth. ...
( Category: Historical November 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-07 | Author:Daniel Gordis

The Future 7 Charting a Shared Future—and Why That Matters So here is where we find ourselves. After decades of marriage, our “couple” finds itself at a crossroads. The relationship ...
( Category: Politics & Government November 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-13 | Author:Kate Kirkpatrick

Figure 9 Simone de Beauvoir and Nelson Algren in Chicago, 1948. She was exhausted and probably depressed; she spent more time than usual sleeping. Sometimes she walked along the path ...
( Category: Feminist Theory November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Maaza Mengiste & Maaza Mengiste

HIRUT IS TENDING TO ONE OF THE INJURED WHEN THE CAMP FALLS silent. She turns. Seifu, Aklilu, and Hailu stagger up the hill bearing their awful burden. Marta walks beside ...
( Category: War November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-29 | Author:Anthony Daniels

42 ride 1986 – Flower Street – Burbank – California. Tom Fitzgerald sat behind his desk. He was the creative director-producer. He and his fellow Imagineers would combine talents with ...
( Category: Performing Arts November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-16 | Author:R A Rock [Rock, R A]

“Well, well, well.” Nyall’s snide, pompous tone grated on Tessa’s last nerve. “Look what we have here.” Perdira was still snorting with laughter and he frowned at her. “Why isn’t ...
( Category: Historical November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-10 | Author:Sam West [West, Sam]

CHAPTER EIGHT A few minutes later he was upstairs, getting his things together. He had one huge, fuck off toolbox, like a proper little workman, complete with a foldout top ...
( Category: History & Criticism November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-25 | Author:B C Yancey [Yancey, B C]

chapter sixteen Three weeks later, Sawyer sat next to Lillian at the kitchen table. Afternoon sunshine streamed into the room, casting a cheery glow. Doc had come over to look ...
( Category: Spiritual Growth November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-31 | Author:Hendrik Willem Van Loon [Loon, Hendrik Willem Van]

CHAPTER VI VAN NOORT CIRCUMNAVIGATES THE WORLD Oliver van Noort was the first Hollander to sail around the world. Incidentally, he was the fourth navigator to succeed in this dangerous ...
( Category: Historical November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-01-19 | Author:Karen Long [Long, Karen]

Chapter Eighteen Smith liked private gyms. He particularly liked to see the women that frequented them. These were the more ethereal types of women with tiny waists, large augmented breasts ...
( Category: History & Criticism November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-07 | Author:Eve Babitz

I WAS A NAKED PAWN FOR ART “HIS POSITION was extraordinary,” my wonderful friend Walter Hopps informed me. Walter was the One, when it came to all this—long ago, when ...
( Category: Essays November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Nabeel Qureshi

So Are Peaceful Muslims “Good Muslims”? The radical Muslim emphasis on foundational texts and their disregard for centuries of Islamic tradition tend to resonate with Protestant sensibilities. In fact, Protestants ...
( Category: Theology November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-07 | Author:Jason Reynolds

2. Getting out of trouble with Ms. Wockley for pretending to be in a horse race. “But, Ms. Wockley, we’re not pretending to be in a horse race,” Simeon pleaded. ...
( Category: Short Story Collections November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-16 | Author:Victoria Wilcox

Chapter Eleven VALDOSTA, 1872 HIS FATHER, HOWEVER, HAD OTHER PLANS FOR HIM. “I hope you’ve had your fill of big-city life,” Henry Holliday said over supper on John Henry’s first ...
( Category: Biographical November 20,2019 )