In this bracing, page-turning account of his stranger-than-fiction baptism into the corrupted ways of Washington, Neil Barofsky offers an irrefutable indictment, from an insider of the Bush and Obama administrations, of the mishandling...
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- Auteur: Barofsky, Neil M.Sommaire:
- Auteur: Munro, AliceSommaire:
This collection of stories illuminates moments that shape a life, from a dream or a sexual act to simple twists of fate that turn a person out of his or her accustomed path and into another way of being.
- Auteur: McGirr, MichaelSommaire:
Things you get for Free is a priest's hilarious and heartwarming account of six weeks spent discovering a continent and so much more in the company of his "mum," who is as eccentric and strong-willed as she is utterly...
- Auteur: GLASS, SusanSommaire:
Sally inherits a cottage in Dorset. She finds a large sum of money hidden in the library. The money is then stolen but unexpectedly the village policeman recovers it.
- Auteur: McCall Smith, AlexanderSommaire:
Mma Ramotswe has become engaged to Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni, the garage owner, but his rude and exploitative maid has other ideas, and tries to frame her for a serious offense. Mma Ramotswe helps an American woman whose son disappeared in...
- Auteur: Ōtsuka, YūzōSommaire:
Relates how the tragic parting of a boy and his horse led to the creation of the horse-head fiddle of the Mongolian shepherds.
- Auteur: Stranger, JoyceSommaire:
The true story of a Siamese cat, a most unusual animal whose curiosity and adventurous nature land him in situations that frequently embarrass his owners.
- Auteur: Brand, MaxSommaire:
This is an original collection of three short novels by Max Brand. In The Gold King turns his back, young Miriam Standard returns to her father's ranch determined to learn the business, but she discovers she has a lot to learn when...
- Auteur: Rowling, J. K.Sommaire:
When Barry Fairbrother dies in his early forties, the town of Pagford is left in shock. Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey, but what lies behind the pretty facade is a town at war...
- Auteur: Koontz, Dean R.Sommaire:
Odd Thomas confronts deadly adversaries in a decaying Hollywood estate.
- Auteur: Gallagher, BryanSommaire:
Bryan Gallagher's reminiscences of the Ireland of his youth, first heard on Radio 4's 'Home Truths', transport you to a world of boyhood pranks, playground politics and the confusion of growing up in a land that is...
- Auteur: Cadell, ElizabethSommaire:
A desire to meet her uncle led Tessa to a meeting with Mark and love at first sight.
- Auteur: DRABBLE, MargaretSommaire:
Three women, all brought up in the North of England, at Cambridge together and now all living in London. The social and political changes of 1980's Britain make unforeseen alterations to their expectations.
- Auteur: Townshend, PeterSommaire:
From a legend of rock n' roll comes a memoir that traces at once the author's own struggles with drugs, sex, and the ghosts of his tumultuous upbringing, and an extremely intimate portrait of an all-time great band as it...
- Auteur: Freeman, DonSommaire:
Corduroy's going to see the doctor. He likes everyone in the doctor's office, and they know he's a very brave bear.
- Auteur: Natanil͡Sommaire:
"An all-English collection of previously unpublished stories by Natanil͡, selected and adapted from his stage productions ..."
- Auteur: DURRELL, GeraldSommaire:
Great-Uncle Lancelot, redoubtable explorer and enthusiastic naturalist, takes his niece and twin nephews on an extraordinary journey around the world, introducing them to a wide variety of animals.
- Auteur: Collier, JohnSommaire:
The orchid was among the effects of his friend who had come to a lonely and mysterious death on the expedition. From `A science fiction argosy'.
- Auteur: Beevor, AntonySommaire:
Using the most up-to-date scholarship and research, and writing with clarity and compassion, Beevor assembles the whole picture of the Second World War in a gripping narrative that extends from the North Atlantic to the South Pacific,...
- Auteur: Foster, Alan DeanSommaire:
Novelisation of the film. Set in the future, an alien race lives side by side with humans. Sykes and Francisco, a human cop and his alien partner, investigate the murder of a human detective by alien hitmen.