As she settles in to motherhood and a happy marriage, Lindsay Boxer thinks she has found domestic bliss. But when a beautiful, alluring blonde woman with links to the CIA disappears from the scene of a brutal murder at a downtown luxury hotel, Lindsay's life begins to unravel. Before she can track down the woman for questioning, a plane crash plunges San Francisco into chaos, and Lindsay's husband, Joe, vanishes.
Political unrest permeates York at the cusp of the 15th century, as warring factions take sides on who should be the rightful king - Richard II or his estranged, powerful cousin in exile, Henry Bolingbroke. Independent-minded 20-year-old Kate Clifford is struggling to dig out from beneath the debt left by her late husband. Determined to find a way to be secure in her own wealth and establish her independence in a male-dominated society, Kate turns one of her properties near the minster into a guesthouse and sets up a business.
When Ned chases Anna and their six-year-old daughter from Alaska to Maine, the two go into hiding in a run-down motel on the coast. As his pursuit of Anna and their child moves from threatening to criminal, Ned begins to alter his wife's world in ways she never could have imagined. This double-edged and satisfying story features a strong female protagonist, a thrilling plot, and a creeping sense of the apocalyptic. Sweet Lamb of Heaven builds to a shattering ending with profound implications for its characters.
Ever since he became a Christian at the age of 40, it has been Poirot actor David Suchet's dream to make an audio recording of the whole Bible. Starting with the writings of the Apostle Paul to accompany his BBC1 documentary, In the Footsteps of St Paul, Suchet now turns his attention to the poetical books of the Old Testament, Job to Song of Songs. This portion of the Bible includes the famous Psalms of David - some of the most deeply emotional and beautiful passages in biblical literature.
Ever since he became a Christian at the age of 40, it has been Poirot actor David Suchet's dream to make an audio recording of the whole Bible. Starting with the writings of the Apostle Paul to accompany his BBC1 documentary, In the Footsteps of St Paul, Suchet now turns his attention to the historical books of the Old Testament, Joshua to 1 Kings. Scripture is taken from the Holy Bible, New International Version, 2011 translation.
If you're reading this, I can guess that you've either lived or worked with dogs. We don't call them man's best friend for nothing. Since the very dawn of civilization, man has shared his life with our canine friends. The relationships we have with our dogs are as real and intense as any we have with our families and friends or partners - many would say more important in a lot of ways.
"Bi-curious Temptation", "Her First Time", "Bumper to Bumper", "Pillow Queen." Warning - These stories have hot and steamy content and is not suitable for all ages. 18+
Develop new habits and practices to turn your failures into strengths. Are you sick of listening to the same old self-help and motivational books that provide tired advice and exaggerated claims? Wouldn't it be ideal to get the information you need in one sitting through practical advice backed by real world success stories? Then, Fail to Succeed: 5 Mindset Secrets to Turn Failure into Success & Fulfillment has exactly what you need to realize your greatest breakthroughs and most triumphant successes.
Hundreds of personalized letters from God keep you in touch with his thoughts and feelings for you. Your life turns into a sweet and joyful place to be - wrapped in your heavenly Father's arms. Savor a few moments each day in the Father's presence while he speaks directly to your heart. As you relax in your Father's presence, these words will comfort, encourage, and inspire you with his love. The living word of God will penetrate your heart, touch your soul, and renew your spirit.
Out for a stroll after breaking up with his girlfriend, Tuck never could have imagined that he would meet the love of his life in the form of a gay unicorn sailor named Hunter, but that's exactly what happens.
Destination Heaven and My Journey Back to Life is an inspiring and profound account of the day Beth Peterson was struck and killed by a lightning bolt while on patrol at US Army Fort Benning, Georgia. She was subsequently accompanied to the majestic realm of Heaven by three angels and, while there, was given the choice to return to her life on Earth or remain in the peaceful serenity of her afterlife.
In this wide-ranging book, Martha C. Nussbaum, one of our leading public intellectuals, argues that anger is conceptually confused and normatively pernicious. It assumes that the suffering of the wrongdoer restores the thing that was damaged, and it betrays an all-too-lively interest in relative status and humiliation. Studying anger in intimate relationships, casual daily interactions, the workplace, the criminal justice system, and movements for social transformation, Nussbaum shows that anger's core ideas are both infantile and harmful.
Do you struggle with controlling your anger and lose it at times? Do you want to have your control back? Do you want to know the secret to using your anger instead of letting the emotion use you? I have worked with clients with a lot of anger, and I have also cured a lot of clients from feeling angry. All you need to release this emotion is a correct strategy that works every time, and the reason it works is because we all have the same nervous system.
Apple just wants what any snail wants - to fit in. So she does the only thing she can do: she tries to act like a fish. But being something you're not is hard, especially when that something has fins. Can Apple learn how to be happy as herself?
Jake Melkins is a few months away from turning 21. By the Seceltor Empire's laws, he will have to go to a breeding camp, or directly into slavery. Neither choice appeals to him. All this changes with the arrival of a space-and-time-traveling being known as Evaran at the space-station-turned-rest-stop that Jake lives on.
A strange woman, Lucy, appears in the middle of the night to call, at gunpoint, a plastic surgeon, Victor Cannon, to change the appearance of her crime lord employer. Lucy and Victor begin an adventure of romance, suspense, and avenging murder in South Florida and the Bahamas. Victor remains ignorant of Lucy's activities until his patients start mysteriously dying.
After Captain Caleb Shepperd escapes from prison, all he wants to do is keep his head down and earn a living smuggling guns and drugs through the nine systems. But, when a synth known as #1001 stows away on the captain's ship, bringing with her a ton of problems - including guilt-ridden secrets he thought he'd left behind - he'd prefer to toss her out the airlock. The problem is, she's priceless tech and he's fresh out of credit.
Meet Betty the Cat and her friends Bertie the Dog, Roly the Rat, and Poly the Pig. Follow Betty on her charming journey, as her friends encourage her to come along and join them in playing a happy song.
The anthology for when the good guys aren't good enough is here! Black Fedora throws the spotlight on those in the shadows, the other half of every great story - the villain. Welcome to the dark side. Within this book you will find stories where the hero is the villain and one person's crime is another person's glory. Get ready to step out of the light and take a tour of various underworlds with three tales that give us a look at what secrets lurk beneath the Black Fedora.
The women of Portman's Creamery are back and ready to take on their toughest case yet. Follow them as they enter the Black Paradise Circus. When children start disappearing throughout the country, the only clue that ties them together is the Black Paradise Circus. The girls go to investigate, yet come across very little evidence. Irene, frustrated with the police's handling of the case, decided to go behind the law's back. It also means going behind the deal they made with their friend, Detective Chase Owen.