Biographical
epub |eng | 2008-07-15 | Author:Michelle Moran [Moran, Michelle]

NIGHT AFTER night Ramesses came into my chamber, regardless of whether it was his time with Iset, but instead of translating foreign petitions with me, he sat at the brazier ...
( Category: Historical September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-28 | Author:Simon Turney [Turney, Simon]

I did see Commodus occasionally after that, while the other sentences were being announced and carried out, and I noted with relief that he seemed to have remained blessedly free ...
( Category: Thriller & Suspense September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-05 | Author:Tahar Ben Jelloun [Ben Jelloun, Tahar]

22 I arrive in Tangier a few days before the end of Ramadan. It’s December. There are floods in Andalusia and rain in Tangier. Fasting makes people tetchy, aggressive even, ...
( Category: Biographical September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-20 | Author:Maria Gainza;

Twenty years after her students’ sudden departure, Amalia visited Tokyo. When she got up to her hotel room, she took out an old Filofax and dialed a number. Miuki answered ...
( Category: City Life September 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-02 | Author:Monique Truong

ELIZABETH BISLAND (1861–1929) . . . . NEW YORK, 1906 [E]arly in 1874 . . . [Lafcadio Hearn] was working as a general reporter on the Cincinnati Enquirer. His work ...
( Category: Historical September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-05 | Author:James Hornor

CHAPTER TWELVE CHARLIE AWAKENED TO THE SOUND OF A TRUCK IN THE driveway, and at first he thought it was the truck—returning a second time. But when he went to ...
( Category: Psychological September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Sara Stridsberg

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, AUGUST 1962 MARILYN MONROE IS DEAD Inside the phone booth in the student dorm during the hot summer of 1962, you call home over and over again ...
( Category: Biographical September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-15 | Author:Sara Stridsberg [Stridsberg, Sara]

Bristol Hotel, April 18, 1988 NARRATOR: Do you have a few minutes? VALERIE: Sorry, I’m working. Ten for a fuck. Five for a blow job. Two for a hand job. ...
( Category: Biographical September 6,2019 )
epub |swe | 2011-06-07 | Author:David Stacton [Stacton, David]

It was not abstract to Atzerodt. That miserable troll knew perfectly well what the world had in store for him. The night of the assassination he had not even been ...
( Category: Biographical September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-10-18 | Author:Philippa Gregory [Gregory, Philippa]

We go west, through surly countryside where the people cannot earn enough to pay their taxes and who see the coming of our spendthrift court as an added burden, and ...
( Category: Biographical September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-13 | Author:David Elias

Chapter Ten After Lady Anne died I took myself daily to the mountainside behind the castle to wander the trails aimlessly for hours on end. Frederick worried that I was ...
( Category: Biographical September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-01 | Author:Tony Riches [Riches, Tony]

* * * Brandon’s riverside mansion at Suffolk Place needed a woman’s touch. More like an abandoned soldiers’ barracks than a home, the wood-panelled walls were decorated with the antlers ...
( Category: Biographical September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-03 | Author:Sarah Lovell [Lovell, Sarah T.]

The next morning, her eyes hadn’t even opened yet, and she felt the urge. The age old fluttering in the tummy, the uncomfortable in her own skin nagging, life sucking ...
( Category: Biographical September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-25 | Author:Jean-Jacques Rousseau [Rousseau, Jean-Jacques]

BOOK VII. After two years’ silence and patience, and notwithstanding my resolutions, I again take up my pen: Reader, suspend your judgment as to the reasons which force me to ...
( Category: Philosophers September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-04-28 | Author:Eileen Stephenson [Stephenson, Eileen]

The Red Fox Constantinople, November 978 Biting-cold November rain pelted the two soldiers approaching the Great Palace. The icy torrent did little to suppress the high spirits of Manuel Comnenus; ...
( Category: Biographical September 5,2019 )