Arts & Literature
epub |eng | 2008-01-18 | Author:Diana Athill

9 NO LESS INTENSELY than drawing, but much more consistently, gardening has been an activity which has given me, and still gives me, great pleasure. In my early youth it ...
( Category: Professionals & Academics January 18,2018 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2012-09-06 | Author:William Styron

FIVE SAME OF THE MEMORABLE MOMENTS IN MADAME Bovary is the scene where the heroine seeks help from the village priest. Guilt-ridden, distraught, miserably depressed, the adulterous Emma--heading toward eventual ...
( Category: Memoirs January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Conrad, Joseph

The Faithful River XXX The estuaries of rivers appeal strongly to an adventurous imagination. This appeal is not always a charm, for there are estuaries of a particularly dispiriting ugliness: ...
( Category: Arts & Literature January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-16 | Author:Burdett, Osbert. [Burdett, Osbert]

William Blake, Illustration from Jerusalem: The Emanation of the Giant Albion, plate 28, c. 1804-c. 1820. Relief etching and white- and black-line engraving, with watercolour and grey wash, 34.5 x ...
( Category: Arts & Literature January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-11-05 | Author:Shoot Don't Shoot [Shoot, Shoot Don't]

While classes were in session, Dave Thompson tried to limit his drinking to the confines of his own apartment, but that Tuesday night he sought solace in the comforting din ...
( Category: Mystery January 15,2018 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2010-01-28 | Author:Sylvia

I endured the first month as I served my postulancy, my introduction to serve in the order of the Benedictines, then finally somehow reached the end of my novitiate year ...
( Category: Specific Groups January 14,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-21 | Author:Norma Stevens [Aronson, Steven M. L.]

DICK PRIMPING SOPHIA LOREN. Jim Morrison came in. But for Hiro, not Dick. He started coming on to me, doing his creepy Doors thing. I wasn’t responding—I was just trying ...
( Category: Arts & Literature January 13,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2017-10-17 | Author:Alan Pell Crawford

WHEN TWAIN MET PAIGE and saw Paige’s work in progress, he was greatly impressed. He went to the Colt Armory, “promising myself nothing,” but came away eager to invest. Paige ...
( Category: Humor January 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-09-12 | Author:Kailyn Lowry [Lowry, Kailyn]

7 Love is such a powerful word. Just count how many times I use it in this book. There are some relationships in which we use the word habitually, without ...
( Category: Arts & Literature January 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-06-29 | Author:Mark Lee

While it was hard to explain what I was going through to my friends while Dad was sick, things were surprisingly a little easier after he died. I didn’t realize ...
( Category: Arts & Literature January 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2007-09-25 | Author:Adam Ockelford [Ockelford, Adam]

Chapter Five In the Public Eye ‘ADAM. ADAM!’ MAGGY’S voice rang out as she walked down the corridor towards the small hall. ‘Will you get the men to sort these ...
( Category: Music January 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2005-01-10 | Author:Frank O'Connor

19 All the same, that summer was exceedingly happy. When the weather was fine, I held my classes on the grass outside some hut. In fact, since Father had gone ...
( Category: Historical January 10,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Andi Dorfman

the yankee The day after I return from San Francisco, I’m greeted with a text from the baseball player Jess is trying to set me up with. A quick Google ...
( Category: Arts & Literature January 10,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2014-10-15 | Author:Watt, Ben [Watt, Ben]

It’s five past six. The curtains have been pulled round my bed. A staff nurse and a student nurse have pulled my sheets back. My abscess has been draining into ...
( Category: Professionals & Academics January 10,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Dan Fante

Eventually, as the investigation went deeper, Schroeder and I found ourselves in further over our heads. Several of our targets had jackets and carried weapons. We were regularly tailed now ...
( Category: Contemporary January 10,2018 )