Download E-books Lessons in French: A Novel PDF

By Hilary Reyl

An evocative, coming-of-age tale a few Yale graduate’s yr in Paris as an assistant to a mythical American photographer: “An attractive debut novel” (, Editor’s Pick).

It’s 1989, the Berlin Wall is coming down, and Kate has simply graduated from Yale, wanting to pursue her goals as a fledgling painter. while she is available a role because the assistant to Lydia Schell, a well-known American photographer in Paris, she instantly accepts. It’s an opportunity not just to be on the middle of the artwork global, yet to come back to France for the 1st time given that, as a lonely nine-year-old lady, she used to be despatched to the outskirts of Paris to dwell with cousins whereas her father used to be demise.

Kate could converse fluent French, yet she arrives on the Schell family within the trendy 6th Arrondissement either crushed and naïve. She unearths herself surrounded via a seductive solid of characters: the individuals of the brilliant, pretentious relatives with whom she forums, their collection of well-known buddies, Kate’s personal flamboyant cousin, a fellow Yalie who turns out to have all of it discovered, and a bande of independently prosperous younger males with royal lineage. As Kate rediscovers Paris and her roots there, she starts to query the kindness of the glamorous humans to whom she is so drawn in addition to her personal causes in short of their affection.

In compelling and sympathetic prose, Hilary Reyl completely captures this portrait of a precocious, formidable younger lady suffering to outline herself in a colourful global that spirals out of her keep watch over. Lessons in French is “rich and magnetic, a image of 1 younger woman’s lifestyles in a urban immediately old and effervescent over with existence” (Booklist).

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Download E-books L'amour sèche plus vite (French Edition) PDF

By Frank Mille

Peut-on rencontrer Dieu sur Meetic ? remark s'y retrouver aujourd'hui ?

Pourquoi avons-nous l'impression que le monde s'effondre, que l'Apocalypse est pour demain, et en même temps avoir cette sensation de liberté, de choix substantial et infini ?

Pourquoi nous sentons-nous si seuls, alors qu'il n'a jamais été aussi facile de communiquer sur les réseaux ?

Le héros de L'amour sèche plus vite se pose toutes ses questions, et fait comme il peut.

Dans une langue rapide et drôle, suivez-le dans Paris, rencontrez avec lui ces nanas parfois sublimes, souvent pathétiques, toujours drôles qui restent à leurs fenêtres en espérant le prince charmant…

Ni enquête sociologique misérabiliste, ni cours de morale pénible, ce roman vous emmène dans un monde où le politiquement right ne serait qu'un keepsake, et les bonnes manières une choice !

Si vous aimez ce livre, laissez donc un commentaire...

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Download E-books Little Women (Word Cloud Classics) PDF

By Louisa May Alcott

When Little Women used to be first released in 1868, it turned an rapid bestseller. The book’s mild classes and fascinating tale of 4 adventurous sisters coming of age in Civil War-era New England used to be initially written as a children’s ebook, yet fast captured the hearts and a focus of readers of every age. Now a part of the notice Cloud Classics sequence, Little Women is a must have addition to the libraries of all vintage literature lovers.

Lexile ranking: 1300L

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Classic works of literature with a fresh, sleek aesthetic! ideal for either outdated and new literature lovers, the notice Cloud Classics sequence from Canterbury Classics offers an elegant and cheap advent to undying stories. With the next creation price, together with warmth burnished covers and foil stamping, those crowd pleasing, easy-to-hold variations are the best present for college kids and fanatics of literature everywhere.

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Download E-books Keeping Faith: A Novel (P.S.) PDF

By Jodi Picoult

“A triumph. This novel’s haunting power will carry the reader till the very finish and make religion and her tale very unlikely to forget.”
Richmond instances Dispatch

Orlando Sentinel

From the number one New York Times bestselling writer Jodi Picoult (Nineteen mins, switch of center, deal with with Care) comes Keeping Faith: an “addictively readable” (Entertainment Weekly) novel that “makes you ask yourself approximately God. and that's an extraordinary second, certainly, in sleek fiction” (USA Today).

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Download E-books Flirting in Cars PDF

By Alisa Kwitney

From Alisa Kwitney, the acclaimed writer of Sex as a moment Language and The Dominant Blonde, comes a witty, romantic, and compassionate new novel approximately an city operating mother who leaves the town basically to discover her abilities are not any fit for nation lifestyles.

An comprehensive journalist, Zoë Goren cannot force and he or she does not prepare dinner. yet that is by no means been an issue in big apple, the place the streets are choked with taxis and takeout eating places, and a hectic unmarried mom can locate every thing she wishes correct at her fingertips. actually, Zoë cannot think dwelling or operating at any place else. but if Zoë's daughter is clinically determined with dyslexia, she comes to a decision to make the last word sacrifice, relocating hours from ny on the way to join Maya in a superb institution for kids with studying transformations. Stranded in a rural paradise, Zoë needs to grapple with isolation, coyote howls, and the shortcoming of excellent supply companies. but if she makes a decision to beat her worry of using and take classes, she meets Mack, an unnervingly beautiful townie, again from the battle in Iraq and attempting to comply with civilian existence. With a budding new romance and a reporting gig for the neighborhood paper, Zoë simply may possibly live on within the desert of small-town the US in spite of everything.

one in every of modern day most sensible breakout authors, who has been referred to as "witty, captivating, humorous, and actual" via Carly Phillips, Alisa Kwitney creates actual characters that girls like to examine -- and speak about. Zoë Goren can have them rooting for her the entire method.

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Download E-books Eden Burning PDF

By Belva Plain

She used to be a lady as appealing and blameless as her family's lush Caribbean plantation—until she stumbled on the darkness of hope and have become a lady. Expelled from paradise, Teresa Francis will be swept into marriage and the opulence of latest York simply to be drawn again to her island, the place secrets and techniques can ignite explosions of political upheaval and clandestine love.

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Download E-books The Devil's Kiss Series Boxed Set: A Dark Billionaire Romance PDF

By Gemma James

Nothing is black and white whilst every body has secrets.

Broke and determined, Kayla Sutton siphons hundreds of thousands from her supplier to pay for her daughter's therapy, but if her boss unearths out, he calls for the shape of her submission.

What begun as a online game becomes a lot more while the earlier returns, trying out the chains that bind Gage and Kayla's hearts together.

She fell for his depraved methods after he blackmailed her, stayed after he abducted her, went again to him after he nearly destroyed them either along with his fury. Now she desires to supply him her future.


INCLUDES: The Devil's Kiss, The Devil's declare, The Devil's spouse, The Devil's Spawn, and over 11,000 phrases of bonus fabric, together with bonus scenes from Gage’s POV!

NOTE TO READERS: THE DEVIL'S KISS sequence BOXED SET is a dismal romance with a BDSM facet that doesn't comply with secure, sane, and consensual practices. comprises specific content material and material that could offend a few readers. meant for mature audiences.

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By Lisa Carey

There is an island off the west coast of eire known as Inis Muruch—the Island of the Mermaids—a global the place fantasy is extra strong than fact, and love can conquer even demise. it's right here that Lisa Carey units her lyrical and sensual first novel, weaving jointly the voices and lives of 3 generations of Irish and Irish-American women.

Years in the past, the fierce and gorgeous Grace stole clear of the island along with her small daughter, Gráinne, not able to endure its isolation. Now Gráinne, is motherless at fifteen, and a grandmother she hasn't ever met has come to take her again. Her middle is pulled among a existence during which she not belongs and a relatives she can't consider. yet purely on Inis Muruch can she start to comprehend the forces that experience torn her family members apart.

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Download E-books Keeping Kate PDF

By Lauren Winder Farnsworth

Orphan Kate Evans is set to make a lifestyles for herself on a Utah ranch, taking good care of a bit lady named Addie. but if she meets her irritable enterprise, Kate is compelled to confront the earlier she's been operating from and face a destiny she by no means dreamed attainable. This latter-day twist at the vintage Jane Eyre is a romantic and gripping learn.

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Download E-books The Summer of Good Intentions: A Novel PDF

By Wendy Francis

*InStyle Magazine’s “7 New Page-Turners to learn in July”
*Popsugar’s “23 excellent Poolside Reads”
*Liz and Lisa’s “Best Books of July”
*Bookbub’s “12 seashore Books to learn prior to Summer’s End”
*Woman’s World booklet Club

Cape Cod summers are meant to stay reassuringly an analogous, yet every little thing falls aside whilst 3 sisters and their households come jointly for his or her annual summer season vacation—and they're sporting extra secrets and techniques than suitcases.

Maggie is the oldest. She feels answerable for handling the summer season residence and ensuring every little thing is because it continuously has been. yet she’s harm that her mom and dad’ contemporary divorce has destroyed the family’s cozy summer time exercises, and her personal young children appear to be turning out to be up at excessive pace. Is it too past due to have one other baby?

Jess is the center sister. She loves her activity yet isn’t as obsessed with her marriage. She’s uncertain she will locate the braveness to inform Maggie what she’s done—much much less check with her husband approximately it.

Virgie is the youngest, her dad’s favourite. She’s constantly been the occupation woman, yet now there’s a guy in her existence. Her tv activity at the west coast is past tense, and it’s taking its toll on her—emotionally and bodily. She’s hoping on this holiday to erase the indicators she’s no longer conversing about.

The Herington women are jointly back, with their husbands and youngsters, for one more summer season within the family’s previous Cape Cod condominium. whilst their mom, Gloria, broadcasts she’s coming for an unscheduled visit—with her new boyfriend—no one is extra shocked than their father, Arthur, who has now not fairly gotten over his divorce. nonetheless, each person manages to navigate the demanding situations of dwelling grown-up lives in shut quarters, until eventually an twist of fate unearths a brand new mystery that brings each person jointly in heartbreak…and then healing.

Poignant, compelling, and so genuine you could shake the sand out of the pages, The summer season of excellent Intentions is via a emerging celebrity who goals her fiction sq. on the middle of readers who love Elin Hilderbrand, Dorothea Benton Frank, and Mary Kay Andrews.

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