Alyna, unwillingly betrothed to Prince Ahmadi, comes under the protection of the `dangerous dandy'. His unusual devotion to her problem brings fear, danger and finally great happiness.
- Auteur:CARTLAND, BarbaraSommaire:
- Auteur:Koontz, DeanSommaire:
There are millions of stories in the city - some magical, some tragic, others terror-filled or triumphant. Jonah Kirk's story is all of those things as he draws readers into his life in the city as a young boy, introducing his...
- Auteur:CORRIS, PeterSommaire:
Crawley's misgivings about the validity of his mission to a South Pacific island prove well founded as he fights to escape with his life.
- Auteur:Rendell, RuthSommaire:
Charlie Hatton wanted fast money and conspicuous success, and he was prepared to cut any corners to get them. But before he could realize a single ambition, he was found dead at the edge of a river.
- Auteur:INNES, HammondSommaire:
Daredevil ex-RAF pilot, Edwin Cruse, buys a Hercules aeroplane for a mere ten thousand dollars. It is however, awkwardly placed for collection - on an iceberg in the Antarctic! Cruse, and others of less honest disposition, set out to...
- Auteur:SUMMERS, RowenaSommaire:
Bristol, 1939: when lovely nineteen-year-old Imogen Caldwell learns from her father that their haberdashery shop, Caldwell Supplies, is in crisis, she realises that her life and that of her family is about to change beyond recognition...
- Auteur:Dennis, DellaSommaire:
One would hardly think an outlying college town on the prairies would be the place a woman from the 15th century would choose to reveal her story, but when janine begins to discover the story of madeleine of beauvais interpolated in the...
- Auteur:Jackson, FredaSommaire:
Jane Priddle, a proper young Englishwoman, has lived a sheltered, genteel life. In 1897, she is offered a life-changing opportunity: she will travel to Canada's northwest frontier to search for young Billie Thomm. Surviving in the...
- Auteur:THORNE, NicolaSommaire:
Sequel to Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights, following the fortunes of Hareton Earnshaw and Cathy Linton, and the passions and torment which resurface at Wuthering Heights and Thrushcross Grange.
- Auteur:KEILLOR, GarrisonSommaire:
In 1926 the Soderbjerg brothers, Ray and Roy, plunge into radio and found Station WLT (With Lettuce and Tomato) in order to rescue their failing restaurant. A comic yet poignant novel from one of America's most well-loved humorists...
- Principle and propensity experience and religion in the nineteenth-century British and American bildungsromanAuteur:Bennett, Kelsey L.Sommaire:
Scholars have for many years now relied upon the largely unexamined assumption that the nineteenth-century Bildungsroman in the Goethean tradition is somehow an intrinsically secular genre exclusive to Europe, incompatible with the...
- Auteur:CARTLAND, BarbaraSommaire:
A romantic novel set in Sorrento, Spain, in the early 20th Century.
- Auteur:Ladoo, Harold SonnySommaire:
Set in a turn-of-the-century Hindu community in the Eastern Caribbean, No Pain Like this Body describes the perilous existence of a poor rice-growing family during the August rainy season. Their struggles to cope with illness, a drunken...
A darkly luminous new anthology collecting the most terrifying horror stories by renowned female authors, presenting anew these forgotten classics to the modern reader.
- Auteur:Hill, DouglasSommaire:
In a barbaric, demon-infested world, no one stands against the all-powerful magic of the Unnamed Enemy, who is called Master of Fiends. No on except young Jarrel and his three friends - Scythe, Archer and Mandra - each with their own...
- Auteur:Thomas, RosieSommaire:
Une grandiose histoire d’amour, de perte et de pardon. L’arrivée de Ruby, une adolescente troublée, provoque un tourbillon dans la maison d’Iris Black, sa grand-mère de 82 ans. Fuyant la relation tendue qu’elle entretient avec sa mère,...
- Auteur:Shields, Carol, Fournier Lévêque, ÉliseSommaire:
Le Carnaval du quotidien, version française de Dressing up for the Carnival, est le troisième et dernier recueil de nouvelles de Carol Shields. Les nouvelles de Shields dévoilent le côté ludique et l’imagination féconde de cette grande...
- Auteur:Lawrence, D. H.Sommaire:
An account of Constance Chatterley's love for Mellors, her husband's gamekeeper, and the sense of completeness that they find in each other.
- Auteur:L'AMOUR, LouisSommaire:
Medicine Dog has sworn to take his scalp. Iron Dave Sproul was gunning for revenge. All the Bannocks and the Pauites wanted him dead.
- Auteur:SMITH, DodieSommaire:
Set in 1930's Suffolk, Cassandra and her family live in a crumbling castle. They are poor and eccentric. When 2 rich young Americans enter their lives, Cassandra records the daily events and adventures that occur. Funny,...