Who Do You Love: A Novel

By Jennifer Weiner

One of the best-loved novels of 2015 is now to be had in paperback!

"A story of affection opposed to the odds." —People

Rachel Blum and Andy Landis are only eight-years-old after they meet one evening in an ER ready room. Born with a congenial center illness, Rachel is a veteran of hospitals, and she's intrigued through the boy who exhibits up on my own with a damaged arm. He tells her his identify. She tells him a narrative. After Andy's taken again to a physician and Rachel's despatched again to her mattress, they suspect they're going to by no means see one another again.

Yet, over the subsequent 3 a long time, Andy and Rachel will meet back and again—linked by accident, heritage, and the reminiscence of the 1st time they met, an evening that modified either one of their lives.

A sweeping, warmhearted, and intimate story, Who Do you like is a unprecedented novel in regards to the passage of time, the best way humans swap and alter one another, and the way the degree of a lifestyles is who you're keen on.

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On Chesil Beach

By Ian McEwan

In 1962, Florence and Edward have fun their marriage ceremony in a inn at the Dorset coast. but as they dine, the expectancy in their marital tasks weighs over them. And unbeknownst to either, the selections they make tonight will resonate all through their lives. With beautiful prose, Ian McEwan creates in On Chesil Beach a narrative of lives remodeled through a gesture no longer made or a note now not spoken.

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365 Days Of Wonder: Mr. Browne's Book Of Precepts (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

To be used IN faculties AND LIBRARIES in basic terms. within the no 1 ny instances bestselling novel ask yourself, readers have been brought to memorable English instructor Mr. Browne and his love of precepts. easily placed, precepts are rules to stay via, and Mr. Browne has compiled 365 of them--one for every day of the year--drawn from well known songs to kid's books to inscriptions on Egyptian tombstones to fortune cookies. His decisions have fun kindness, hopefulness, the goodness of humans, the energy of people's hearts, and the ability of people's wills. Interspersed with the precepts are letters and emails from characters who seemed in ask yourself. Readers listen from summer season, Jack, Charlotte, Julian, and Amos. there is something for everybody the following, with phrases of knowledge from such noteworthy humans as Anne Frank, Martin Luther King Jr., Confucius, Goethe, Sappho--and over a hundred readers of ask yourself who despatched R. J. Palacio their very own precepts.

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Attraction: Elements of Chemistry (Hypothesis) (Volume 1)

By Penny Reid

Components of Chemistry: charm is the 1st half in a 3 half sequence; it's 45k phrases; and it ends with a cliffhanger. half 1 (ATTRACTION) might be published April nine, 2015 half 2 (HEAT) can be published April 30, 2015. half three (CAPTURE) should be published may perhaps sixteen, 2015. One week. deepest seashore. Invisible woman. Jerk-faced bully. What’s the worst that can ensue? Kaitlyn Parker has no challenge being the invisible lady, that is why she unearths herself hiding in a number of cupboards and closets far and wide her collage campus. regardless of her most sensible efforts, she can’t get away the attention of Martin Sandeke—bad boy, jerkface bully, and the universe’s most well liked, wealthiest, and so much unobtainable bachelor—who additionally occurs to be Kaitlyn’s chemistry lab associate. Kaitlyn will be the single woman who isn’t drawn to exploiting his gorgeous rower’s construct, chiseled beneficial properties, and family's billionaire fortune. Kaitlyn wishes Martin for his mind, in particular to tabulate findings of hint components in floor water. whilst Kaitlyn saves Martin from a nefarious plot, Martin makes use of the chance to push Kaitlyn out of her convenience area: spring holiday, one week, condo events, bathing matches, and suntan lotion. Can she triumph over her aversion to being spotted? Will he have the opportunity develop past his self-centered nature? Or, regardless of their visible chemistry, will Martin be the only to force Kaitlyn into the technological know-how cupboard of obscurity for reliable?

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The Four Seasons: A Novel of Vivaldi's Venice

By Laurel Corona

In glittering 18th-century Venice, track and love are prized primarily else--and for 2 sisters coming of age, the city's passions combination in intoxicating ways.

Chiaretta and Maddalena are as diversified as evening and day. the 2 sisters have been deserted as infants at the steps of the Ospedale della Pietß, Venice's world-famous foundling medical institution and musical academy. High-spirited and rebellious, Chiaretta marries right into a nice aristocratic Venetian family members and finally turns into essentially the most strong ladies in Venice. Maddalena turns into a violin virtuoso and Antonio Vivaldi's muse. The 4 Seasons is a wealthy, literary mind's eye of the realm of 18th-century Venice and the lives and loves of 2 outstanding ladies.

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Wrecked

By Priscilla West

A united states at the present time Bestselling Romance Novel by means of Priscilla West

Note: This is the start of Hunter & Lorrie's tale. you don't need to learn the other books within the eternally sequence prior to having fun with this one.

"There will be no satisfied finishing for us. He was once too broken. i used to be too broken." 

Two years in the past, Lorrie's mom was once murdered. yet that wasn't the tip of it. Reeling from the tragedy, Lorrie's father spiraled into alcohol, melancholy, and at last suicide. 

The most vital humans in Lorrie's lifestyles are either long gone yet she's nonetheless alive. 

Trying to get over the tragedy, Lorrie returns to campus, able to decide up the items of her existence. All Lorrie desires is to come again to "normal." 

Then she meets Hunter. the fellow, the legend, "The Hammer." 

Hunter is a cage fighter who takes on each struggle like he is received not anything to lose. His lifestyles is a tangled mess of ladies, booze, and fist fights. And whereas it might probably appear like he is acquired a devil-may-care perspective, he is scuffling with a personal cage-match with a monster he cannot defeat. 

Lorrie is familiar with that Hunter is precisely the kind of man she may still steer clear of, specifically in her fragile country, yet Hunter has different ideas. 

As Hunter and Lorrie develop nearer jointly, will they have the ability to conquer their ache and heal one another? Or will they either turn out wrecked?

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Reading Order:

The perpetually sequence presently follows 3 assorted undefined. you could pick out which couple you begin examining approximately, yet each one couple's tale has an order. 

Forbidden give up (Vincent & Kristen 1)
Secret hand over (Vincent & Kristen 2)
Beautiful quit (Vincent & Kristen 3)

Wrecked (Hunter & Lorrie 1)
Rescued (Hunter & Lorrie 2)

Reckless (Jax & Riley 1)
Fearless (Jax & Riley 2)

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The Spirit Guide

By B. T. Coll

I'm your spirit consultant. don't be scared of me. i'm right here to aid alleviate your concerns; to remove your discomfort; to steer you into the sunshine. it's not that i am a villain or an enemy. i don't reason your dying and suggest you no damage. i'm a chum belief in me. i'm your spirit consultant.

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The Master of Go

By Yasunari Kawabata, Edward G. Seidensticker

Cross is a online game of procedure within which gamers try to encompass each one other’s black or white stones. basic in its basics, infinitely complicated in its execution, pass is a vital expression of the japanese spirit. And in his fictional chronicle of a fit performed among a respected and heretofore invincible grasp and a more youthful, extra smooth challenger, Yasunari Kawabata captured the instant within which the immutable traditions of imperial Japan met the onslaught of the 20 th century.

The pageant among the grasp of move and his opponent, Otaké, is waged over numerous months and layered in rite. yet underneath the game’s decorum lie tensions that devour not just the gamers themselves yet their households and retainers—tensions that flip this actual contest right into a duel which could simply result in demise. Luminous in its element, either suspenseful and serene, The grasp of pass is an elegy for a complete society, written with the poetic economic system and mental acumen that introduced Kawabata the Nobel Prize for Literature.

Translated from the japanese through Edward G. Seidensticker

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Eyes Only (Sisterhood)

By Fern Michaels

Sisterhood Forever

Lush, unique Spyder Island is domestic to some of the world's billionaires. Years in the past, Gretchen Spyder, daughter of the island's namesake, gave her dual infants up for criminal adoption. Now Gretchen and her father are attempting to get them again. The twins' adoptive mom and dad are a loving yet negative couple, thoroughly outgunned by means of the Spyders' wealth. Their merely desire lies with Myra Rutledge and her ambitious Sisterhood, who're as prepared as ever to struggle the nice struggle. yet nestled one of the lavish mansions and immaculate landscaping of Spyder Island is a sinister enemy. And in a case that is way more twisted than it first seemed, the ingenuity, braveness, and friendship of the Sisterhood could be verified as by no means sooner than.

Praise for Fern Michaels and her Sisterhood novels. . .

"Readers will take pleasure in seeing what occurs while well-funded, very indignant ladies take the legislations into their very own hands." --Booklist on Weekend Warriors

"Delectable. . .Revenge that is creatively fast and candy, Michaels-style." --Publishers Weekly on Hokus Pokus

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Cargo of Orchids

By Susan Musgrave

Acclaimed author Susan Musgrave's first novel in over ten years is a superb mixture of poignant humanity and black humour within the gripping tale of a girl residing on demise Row for the unbelievable crime of killing her personal child.

To go the time last to her, whereas looking ahead to the result of her final appeals, the narrator writes the tale of the occasions that led to her incarceration. Her paintings as a translator attracts her into an underworld of family-controlled drug cartels working out of South the US, and she or he falls in love with a son in a single such kinfolk. Pregnant, she is abducted to an island off the coast of Colombia and slowly tricked right into a dependence on cocaine. Her narrative - violent and weird, but in addition riveting, erotic and jam-packed with the heady flamboyance of orchids - runs parallel to her account of lifestyles in "Death Clinic," as dying Row is termed on the Heaven Valley Facility for ladies. it's a relocating tale of friendship among 3 lady inmates - portrayed with devastating wit - who proportion basically the truth that they every one have a date with the executioner.

Cargo of Orchids swings via comedy and tragedy to shed a steady, eerie gentle at the questions of guilt and innocence and ethical ambiguity that lie at its center.

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