Sarah Vowell exposes the glorious conundrums of American history and culture with wit, probity, and an irreverent sense of humor. With Assassination Vacation, she takes us on a road trip like no other, a journey to the pit stops of American political murder and through the myriad ways they have been used for fun and profit, for political and cultural advantage.
"extremely entertaining and informative"
In their first adventure as Master Librarians, Jack and In their first adventure as Master Librarians, Jack and Annie go to the city of Pompeii to bring back an ancient story that is in danger of being lost forever. Little do they know they are saving the myth of Hercules! But before they can find it, the town's volcano erupts in a mighty explosion. Just when things look hopeless, Jack and Annie get some unexpected help from a certain mythic hero...and the rest, as they say, is history.
Beth Riley wasn't looking for commitment. She thought a hot no-strings-attached vacation fling would help her forget her latest dating disaster, and the sexy guy she'd met on the plane seemed like a perfect candidate. But Matt wasn't what she expected.
"I LOVED THIS SO MUCH!!!"
When Anna Williams lands a spot on the Vacation Bride reality show, she's hoping to give her sick father a break from the Milwaukee winter, not win a rich husband. Which is good, because the hunky maintenance man whose broad shoulders and clear blue eyes have caught her attention is neither rich nor part of the contest, is he?
"Enjoyable Contemporary Romance"
Charlie's last case left her tired and emotionally drained, so her office staff convinces her to vacation in Kauai. Charlie is riding in a helicopter when she and the pilot spot a dead body lying on the rugged rocks of Kauai's NaPali coast. Mack Garvey, the owner of the helicopter tour company, is accused of the murder. Charlie wants to avoid the whole mess but is persuaded to help Garvey prove his innocence. As the tension builds, Charlie roots out the suspects one by one never dreaming that her own life is about to be snuffed out by sinister means.
"Not as good as the first"
Sarah Greggor is back on the air talking to first time swingers, and her guest is Janice, a lovely, hot wife with the body of a nymph. She’s on the wildly popular "Wife Swap Chronicles" radio show to discuss the vacation she took with her husband. The couple found themselves on a clothing optional beach with a couple so sexy that a wife-swapping party was anything but optional.
Join these two committed lovers on a journey through a beautiful romance, heart-pounding sex, and so much more as they add one more to their pairing, making it the perfect vacation for three!
"A miss from a beloved author"
A Jewish man in a squalid government flat finds a killer in his shower. A young punk girl hurtles naked through the window of her apartment. And in the Crimea, at a health retreat for mid-level functionaries, an aging policeman’s death is made to look like heart failure.
"As always Kaminsky delivers"
Feeling broke and battered? We know the feeling - heck, everyone knows it. According to the Wall Street Journal, 110 million Americans have bad credit - almost 50% of the adult population. But we don't have to be depressed or discouraged about it. There is life after bad credit. In fact, there's even life during bad credit. This expert guide is your ticket to a better life once again.
"Not bad for someone going into bad credit"
When Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose follow a pale, dark-haired stranger into Ellie's Diner, he vanishes! But Ellie has a cut on her neck...or could it be a bite? Could there really be a vampire in Green Lawn? And could Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose be his next victims?
Juggling a happily ever after is harder than it looks, especially when it involves a fallen angel who is my soul mate, a hunky cat shifter who stole my heart, and a darkly delicious vampire who is like that piece of forbidden chocolate you just can't resist. Add in a precocious little girl, who is totally spoiled rotten - not surprising given Nana and Poppa were Mother Earth and the Devil - and my life was a never-ending series of dramas, foot stomping, yelling, and tears. By me. I never knew being a grown-up could be so much damned work.
A wild event takes place in a transgender nightclub in London. Listen as the protagonist, author and shemale connoisseur EH Watson, visits a well-known and slightly seedy club. The author is surprised when an erotic encounter with a tall beautiful home-grown blonde, blue-eyed English T-Girl turns into a full-on unrelenting and shocking group sex nightmare with a room full of horny and well-endowed transsexuals.
This book is loaded with tips and tricks to plan the best cruise ship vacation ever! It's laced with personal stories that will have you grinning. It's all you need to know to plan a once-in-a-lifetime cruise vacation, even if you're still in the just-dreaming-about-it stage.
"Great for Planning a Cruise Vacation"
A powerful and engrossing tale of extremes and extremists, D. H. Lawrence's Women in Love follows the passionate relationships of two sisters, Gudrun and Ursula Brangwen, with their respective lovers, the ominous Gerald Crich and the charismatic but fragile Rupert Birkin.
"narrator not so great"
Maui: Ten Ways to Enjoy the Best Food, Beaches and Locations While on Vacation shows you how you can enjoy the best of Maui with the most up-to-date information. What if you could plan the best vacation possible to Maui? What if you could have an incredible vacation in Maui with a few simple steps? Imagine waking up in Maui with the best guide possible to enjoy the best food, beaches, and locations while on vacation in paradise.
"Not helpful. Basic information"
Every winter, Cunningham and Jonathan fly the company to Aspen for a week of snow and fun. Elle's never been on the slopes, but she's too embarrassed to admit it, especially when Cunningham seems to be (finally) falling for her. One lie leads to another. Despite cramming in private snowboarding lessons, Elle can't stop the men from realizing she's in over her head. Cunningham orders her dragged into the trees for punishment, where he, Jonathan, and Nolan are joined by a brawny stranger.
Set in the rural midlands of England, The Rainbow revolves around three generations of Brangwens, a family deeply involved with the land and noted for their strength and vigour. When Tom Brangwen marries a Polish widow, Lydia Lensky, and adopts her daughter Anna as his own, he is unprepared for the conflict and passion that erupts between them. Their stories continue in Women in Love.
"Death and Rebirth, the Old and New."
Posey's classroom is abuzz with everyone's travel plans for the upcoming spring break. But Posey is worried: instead of going away for their vacation, her mom says they are going to have a "lazy vacation" at home. What if lazy actually means boring? Fortunately, the next few days are anything but: there are pancakes for dinner, a loose tooth, a sleepover with her friends, and a new bike without training wheels!
Over the past three years, we have partnered with the US Travel Association to more clearly understand the relationship between well-being and taking time off from work. Our hypothesis has been that without recovery periods, our ability to continue performing at high levels diminishes significantly. This is in direct conflict with the common misconception that the longer you persevere at work, the more successful you will become.
Walk the sandy, white beaches of Maui and enjoy the ultimate vacation experience without even leaving your home. Each Guided Meditation Vacation Series program contains specific information for whichever destination you choose. From the white sandy beaches of Maui to the romantic sunset over the Greek Islands, this series will guide you through beautiful, relaxing visuals that are the next best thing to actually being there. It's as easy as laying back, closing your eyes, and listening to the soothing island sounds.