Author: William Fredrick Cooper

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1593094876

Category: Fiction

Page: 448

View: 8553

Drowning his sorrows at a Manhattan bar on Valentine's Day, William McCall forms a connection with Keisha Gray, a visiting Michigan schoolteacher, and together they set out on a journey to heal their broken pasts and renew their faith in God, life, and love.


Author: Jane Caro

Publisher: Univ. of Queensland Press

ISBN: 0702259233

Category: Social Science

Page: 240

View: 9085

Every woman has a story. Every woman has a story of survival. In this revealingly honest collection, successful Australian women talk about the challenges they have overcome, from sexual assault and domestic violence to racism, miscarriage, depression and loss, and how they let the past go to move forward with their lives. Courageously, the contributors delve deep into how these experiences made them feel, what the personal cost was and why they may have chosen to remain quiet until now.


Author: Naakaree Griffits

Publisher: Winter Publishing

ISBN: 1393436838

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 9680

Four vastly different places rotated the sun, each with its own rules and regulations, divided by history, blood, and death. Once upon a time, they were brought together for the chance of a better world. A common evil that roamed them all had to be defeated, in order to restore the way it once was. Beautiful. Now in 800 BC, in a time when monsters ruled earth, sea, and sky, that evil has returned. And another epic battle must occur. A battle so mighty, it would tear kingdoms apart. This battle was to take place in the land of the Vikings, as three people - a fearless Viking warrior, a cast-out Mermaid and a powerful Faery queen, must make an alliance to bring it all back together. None of these worlds would ever be the same. No hearts would go untouched. Four once separated worlds would now forever be connected in a way that no one could have expected.


Author: Rowan Waters

Publisher: Rowan Waters



Page: 71

View: 5923

UNBREAKABLE In this prequel novella, Samantha Brooks suffers through one of the events that shape her character. On the night before her seventeenth birthday, she is crushed to learn her mother has gone to stay with friends for a few days. Despite a brutal father laying the blame for her errant mother at her feet, Sam is determined to keep her life simple and not let her demons haunt her day.


Author: Mike Brophy,Todd Denault

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart

ISBN: 0771017561

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 308

View: 1550

In only his 3rd NHL season, Wayne Gretzky set the unbeatable NHL record - scoring 50 goals in just 39 games. A book for the devoted Gretzky fans, and books like 99 by Al Strachan. Unbreakable: 50 Goals in 39 Games, Wayne Gretzky and the Story of Hockey's Greatest Record sets out to chronicle that unforgettable streak of 39 games in the fall of 1981, when a 20-year-old wunderkind from the town of Brantford, Ontario, captured the imagination of not just the hockey world but the world at large and emerged as both the game's biggest star and it's most recognizable face. Published on the 35th anniversary of this remarkable feat, the story of this unforgettable season is chronicled by renowned hockey authors Mike Brophy and Todd Denault. Based on new interviews with Wayne Gretzky and with those who surrounded him during his magical run at hockey's greatest record, Unbreakable: 50 Goals in 39 Games, Wayne Gretzky and the Story of Hockey's Greatest Record will detail on a game-by-game basis Gretzky's stellar run towards hockey immortality, through extensive research and the reminiscences of those who were there, including teammates, and players from opposing teams.


Author: Ruth Buchanan

Publisher: Pelican Ventures Book Group

ISBN: 1522300481

Category: Fiction

Page: 228

View: 5466

With her leg finally back at full strength and her emotional life taking on a whole new shape, Rachel Cooper feels fit to handle the confluence of four major events: the end of another school year, the beginning of a new relationship, the stress of helping to plan a wedding, and Coach's insistence that Rachel overcome a mental block and master the flying teep kick.Meanwhile, Rachel draws the focus of some strong male attention. While she isn't sure what it all means, she's determined not to write an alternate story in her head by pitting herself as the main character in yet another imagined thriller. But in her determination not to make the same mistake a third time, Rachel ignores danger signs. Will Rachel manage to separate fact from fiction before it's too late?

The 100 Absolutely Unbreakable Laws of Business Success

Author: Brian Tracy

Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com

ISBN: 1442950684

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 444

View: 817

The best news of all regarding business success is that nature is neutral. If you do what other successful people do, you will get the results that other successful people get. And if you don't, you won't. It is as simple as that. Some of these laws may seem simplistic or self-evident. Some repeat themselves in different ways in different categories. Don't be fooled into discounting or dismissing them on that account. Great success and mastery in any field always go to those who are brilliant on the basics. As you read, take a few moments with each law and honestly evaluate your own conduct and behavior with regard to that law. One insight or new idea that you did not have before can be all that it takes to change the direction of your life. When you apply The 100 Absolutely Unbreakable Laws of Business Success and you live your business life in harmony with them, you will gain a distinct advantage over those who do not. You will enjoy levels of success and satisfaction you may never have imagined possible. You will accomplish more in a few months or years than many people accomplish in a lifetime! . Brian Tracy, Solana Beach, California, March 2000


Author: Richard Askwith

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1473555523

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 432

View: 9054

Discover a story that defies belief: National Velvet meets Downton Abbey with a splash of Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa's The Leopard. * WINNER OF THE 2020 TELEGRAPH SPORTS BOOK AWARDS BIOGRAPHY OF THE YEAR * * LONGLISTED FOR THE WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR * Czechoslovakia, October 1937. Vast crowds have gathered to watch the Grand Pardubice steeplechase, Europe's most blood-curdling sporting test of manhood. With war looming, the race has a brutal political significance. The Nazis have sent the SS's all-conquering paramilitary horsemen to crush - yet again - the 'subhuman Slavs'. But Lata Brandisova, a silver-haired countess on a little golden mare, has other ideas... 'Heart-stopping reading' Clover Stroud, Daily Telegraph


Author: M.J. Logue

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1326145509

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 3949

What happened at Edgehill to change fair, elegant Lieutenant Thankful Russell of John Hampden's infantry troop, into the damaged Hapless of Babbitt's draggle-tailed cavalry unit?

Unbreakable Bond

Author: Rita Herron

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1426860528

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 3260

For eight years Nina Nash has been told it's time she moved past the night that changed her life forever. But the sounds of her baby's cries at night—and the intense feeling that her little girl is still alive when she's been led to believe otherwise—remain. Only, no one accepts her claims…except the one man who's determined to help her uncover the truth. Investigator Slade Blackburn takes Nina's case, hoping to finally give her some closure. But what she really needs is someone to trust, someone to protect her…someone to erase the sadness from her beautiful blue eyes. Their search for answers turns dangerous, and Slade vows he'll stop at nothing to ensure her survival—and reunite her with the child she knows is still out there.