Der jüngere Bruder (German Edition) by E.S. Harmondy PDF

By E.S. Harmondy

Ein "ausgesprochen dämlicher Zufall", der Hauptgewinn eines Preisausschreibens führt die 35-jährige Luise nach Mallorca. Dort begegnet sie dem attraktiven Schwerenöter Alex, der sie urged einlädt, ihn auf seinem Anwesen zu besuchen. Doch Luise verliebt sich in dessen jüngeren Bruder, den ernsthaften, schüchternen Roberto. Für ihn setzt sie alles auf eine Karte und bricht ihre Zelte in Deutschland ab, um ihr Glück in Spanien zu suchen.

Ein neuer activity, ein neues Leben, eine neue Liebe - die Erfüllung aller Wünsche? Mit dem Alltagsleben kehrt schnell die Ernüchterung ein. Und erst viele Auseinandersetzungen und Missverständnisse später erkennt die temperamentvolle Luise schließlich, dass ihr das Schicksal mit dem Hauptgewinn das Los ihres Lebens zugespielt hat.

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No Safeguards (Essential Prose Series) - download pdf or read online

By H. Nigel Thomas

No Safeguards, the 1st in a trilogy, follows Jay and his brother Paul from early life to younger maturity. We witness the harmful influence of fundamentalist Christian ideals on their parents, competition to these ideals by means of the men' grandmother and every boy's very diversified reaction to their mom and dad' religiosity. This turns into much more poignant once they depart their grandmother's cozy domestic in St. Vincent to affix their mom in Montreal. The revelation that either boys are homosexual provides to their feel of oppression and divides them from their mom, whose perspectives are formed by means of the church and the theology of the Torah.

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New PDF release: Love Give Us One Death: Bonnie and Clyde in the Last Days

By Jeff P Jones

  • German layout Award Nominee, 2018
  • Crook's nook publication Prize Longlist - for top debut novel set within the South
  • Idaho writer Award
  • George Garrett Fiction Prize
Bonnie and Clyde are the main well-known outlaw pair in American historical past. the tale in their loss of life on a lonely Louisiana again highway, in addition to their brief and bloody existence jointly, is a narrative of a country reaping the result of environmental degradation, injustice, and greed.
  • "In Love supply Us One Death, Jeff Jones items jointly a narrative we expect we all know, approximately determined lives and American violence. because the story unfolds, we see its greater dimensions:  the non secular shadows and compulsive wishes from which our country springs and during which it has came across its many sorts of speech. this can be ancient fiction raised boldly to the extent of myth."--Tracy Daugherty
  • "The language through the novel is actually wonderful. Characterization, ancient atmosphere, atmosphere are all exact and depicted with nice readability. a very good achievement."--Mary Clearman Blew
  • "Love provide Us One dying delivers not just a knock-out tale of brutal event, and love, around the heartland of the good melancholy, yet a narrative concerning the very personality of the republic itself." --Robert Wrigley

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New PDF release: Beobachtungen - Alltag einer Pensionierten (German Edition)

By Marlen Piccirillo

Nach meiner Pensionierung habe ich so meine Beobachtungen gemacht. An verschiedenen Orten und Anlässen.
Dabei erinnerte ich mich auch an frühere Zeiten und Gegebenheiten im Alltag. Sie gaben mir Anlass zum Schreiben und Schmunzeln. Ich denke, dass das auch die Leser tun werden, weil sie sich wieder erkennen.

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Read e-book online Proverbios griegos. Sentencias (Biblioteca Clásica Gredos) PDF

By Menandro,Rosa Mª Mariño Sánchez-Elvira,Fernando García Romero,Carlos García Gual

La Comedia Nueva tiene como grande y única figura a Menandro.
Nació en Atenas y vivió tan sólo cincuenta y dos años (342 a 293 a.C.), cosechço una gran fama, y fue el mejor representante del espíritu ático en una época que no conserva ya l. a. grandeza política ni el esplendor intelectual del período clásico, pero que aun así mantiene l. a. agudeza y el sentido humanista de l. a. Atenas democrática.
De Menandro fue famoso su estilo, por su sutileza y su tono coloquial elegante. También por sus sentencias, en las que se refleja su humanismo y su fino sentir o su hábil manejo del sentido común. Muchas de sus máximas se hicieron proverbiales y fueron transmitidas por otros escritores. Así que, por tradición manuscrita, han perdurado como memorables muchas de sus sentencias, que acompañan en un mismo tomo a otros proverbios tradicionales.

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Nitasha Kaul's Residue PDF

By Nitasha Kaul

Residue is that which is still in us and permits us to regrow, as we flow throughout nationwide borders and flow on from occasions. Named for the innovative Trotsky through a lacking communist father he by no means observed, Leon Ali is a Kashmiri born in Britain and taken up by means of a unmarried mom in Delhi. Keya Raina is a Kashmiri pupil of exile, an insecure immigrant, who collects different peoples tales. Marked by means of the oppressive historical past of Kashmir, they meet in Berlin, the town of chilly warfare walls and start a trip of discovery, which unearths to them the tale of Shula Farid, the bohemian spouse of a staid Bengali diplomat. via their travels, those younger Kashmiris outdoors Kashmir locate startling truths approximately themselves in the course of unwitting identities and a number of belongings-the residue of shared human feelings. A riveting exploration of mobility and affinity around the borders of state and religion, Residue presents attention-grabbing glimpses of class-stratified city India, divided Berlin and problems of id in England. it's a extraordinary novel approximately divided lands and fort continents, strains inked in blood and reminiscence and the absences they convey in peoples lives and imaginations.

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Anuradha Roy's All the Lives We Never Lived PDF

By Anuradha Roy

"In my adolescence, i used to be referred to as the boy whose mom had run off with an Englishman."

So starts off the tale of Myshkin and his mom Gayatri, its rebellious, pleasing artist-heroine who's pushed to desert domestic and marriage and stick with her primal intuition for freedom.

Freedom of one other style is within the air throughout all of India, and in Germany the Nazis have come to energy. At this aspect of concern, a German artist from Gayatri's prior seeks her out. His arrival ignites passions she has lengthy been pressured to suppress.

What follows is Gayatri's lifestyles as pieced jointly by way of her son, a trip that takes him via India and Dutch-held Bali. Excavating the roots of the area during which he was once deserted, he involves comprehend the connections among volcanic strife at domestic and a war-torn universe overtaken through patriotism.

The scale of Anuradha Roy's novel is matched by way of its strength as a parable for our occasions. Its depiction of the contrasting rules of Gandhi and Tagore, of the bounds of nationalism while faced by way of cosmopolitanism, makes it a spell-binding saga focused on humans attempting to make experience in their lives.

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