Saudi Arabia is a country defined by paradox: it sits atop some of the richest oil deposits in the world, and yet the country's roiling disaffection produced sixteen of the nineteen 9/?11 hijackers. It is a modern state, driven by...
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- Author: Lacey, RobertSummary:
- Author: JORDAN, RobertSummary:
As the Wheel turns, the winds of fate roil across the land, and Rand al'Thor struggles to unite the nations for the Last Battle, when the Dark One will break free into the world, and to spring the snares laid by the immortal...
- Author: Koenig, JohnSummary:
A selection of short tales for children.
- Author: BRADFORD, Barbara TaylorSummary:
Elizabeth Deravenel finds herself at the crossroads of love and duty as she runs one of the most powerful business dynasties in history.
- Author: BAGLEY, DesmondSummary:
Denison awakes one morning wearing another man's pyjamas and another man's face. Hair-raising adventures when the balance of power between East and West is in danger.
- Author: JACOBS, AnnaSummary:
Lancashire, 1858. Annie Hallam has at last found complete happiness. She has three healthy children and adores her husband Frederick. After years of struggling to make a living in Blisden, Annie knows she deserves to enjoy her life. But...
- Author: DURRELL, GeraldSummary:
In this book, this well-known naturalist is catching and observing animals at the tip of South America.
- Author: Collins, SuzanneSummary:
By winning the annual Hunger Games, District 12 tributes Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark have secured a life of safety and plenty for themselves and their families, but because they won by defying the rules, they unwittingly become...
- Author: Appleton, VictorSummary:
A $10,000 prize lures Tom into competing at a local aviation meet at Eagle Park. Tom is determined to build the fastest plane around, but his plans mysteriously disappear, which means Tom must redesign his new airplane from the...
- Author: C.S. LewisSummary:
When Digory and Polly try to return the wicked witch Jadis to her own world, the magic gets mixed up and they all land in Narnia where they witness Aslan blessing the animals with human speech.
- Author: JORDAN, RobertSummary:
The leader long prophesied who will save the world, but in the saving destroy it; the saviour who will run mad and kill all those dearest to him - is on the run from his destiny.
- Author: Murray, AndrewSummary:
The mighty Book of Hebrews was written to the Israelites to explain the Spiritual implications of the New Covenant brought to them by Yeshua Ha Mashiach, the Messenger of YAHWEH. As believers and disciples we must keep pressing into...
- Author: Biss, EulaSummary:
A frank and fascinating exploration of race and racial identity In a book that begins with a series of lynchings and ends with a series of apologies, Eula Biss explores race in America. Her response to the topic is informed by the...
- Author: ROBERTS, NoraSummary:
Shannon Bodine, a tough, ambitious New York designer, thought she'd had the perfect childhood. But when she discovers that she was born of her mother's fleeting love affair in Ireland, her past is suddenly shattered. Torn...
- Author: Johns, W. E. (William Earl)Summary:
"Biggles" (nickname for James Bigglesworth), a pilot and adventurer, is the title character and main hero of the Biggles series of youth-oriented adventure books written by W. E. Johns.
- Author: La Plante, LyndaSummary:
Helping to investigate a series of killings, Detective Inspector Anna Travis accepts an offer of assistance from Cameron Welsh, a convicted murderer she helped arrest in the past, but Welsh's obsession with Anna brings terrible...
- Author: Haase, Jerod; Horvath, MarkSummary:
Floor Burns, by Jerod Haase and Mark Horvath, takes us inside the 1996-97 Kansas University Jayhawks basketball season. What makes this book such a unique and fascinating read is that it doesn’t follow the trend of many...
- Author: PRATCHETT, TerrySummary:
Koom Valley? That was where the trolls ambushed the dwarfs, or the dwarfs ambushed the trolls. It was a long time ago, but if Commander Sam Vimes of the Ankh-Morpork City Watch doesn't solve the murder of just one dwarf, he'...
- Author: Henty, G. A. (George Alfred)Summary:
The Seven Years' War was a world war fought between 1754 and 1763, the main conflict occurring in the seven-year period from 1756 to 1763. It involved every European great power of the time except the Ottoman Empire, spanning five...
- Author: Jacobs, AnnaSummary:
For Mattie Willit, caught in a thunderstorm running away from her bullying stepfather,rescue comes in the form of Jacob Kemble,a widowed farmer living with his two young children.