This haunting drama of vengeance and forgiveness crowns the group of tragicomic romances that Shakespeare composed at the end of his career. Sometimes read as his farewell to the stage, the play contains some of Shakespeare's most lyrical verse. Prospero, wise Duke of Milan, has been deposed by Antonio, his wicked brother, and exiled with his daughter Miranda to a mysterious island. But Prospero possesses supernatural powers. Aided by the spirit Ariel, Prospero uses his magical art to bring his enemies under his control.
It's short, sharp, gritty, and once you pick it up, you won't put it down until you've completed the whole journey. These are the thoughts and feelings of Kevin Mason aged 16-28 as he spirals out of control and begins a killing spree across the streets of London. Will he be stopped? Will he be caught? Who is his next victim and why? Am I so different from this psychopath? These are the questions you will ask yourself before you turn the last page.
Fanatically attracted to antique lamps, Gerard Archer stops at a yard sale when he sees a vintage lamp with a very unique base, which has been crafted from silver and gold. Asking the seller how much he wants for the artifact, the man shockingly replies that a five-pound note will send it up the road.
After four years on the run, Kevin Mason and his daughter, Leah, have settled on a small island off the coast off Thailand.
My girlfriend dead, murdered, lying in the gutter at my feet. Police could be here any minute. Time to leave. No way will they believe that I just got here, not while they think I killed my previous girlfriend. I'm innocent. Of both. Not that even my own family believe that. It couldn't be proven in court but that didn't convince anyone, especially not the psychopathic criminals I had to go to for help along the way.
"A bit short"
Passionate reporter Irving Michaels was recently sent on a mandatory vacation by his boss. Irving gladly accepts only because he has a throbbing headache that just wouldn't go away. After doing everything he can to get rid of it, Irving ends up going to the most dreaded place: The hospital. During his wait for the doctor he meets several patients who show him the truth about what really goes on in the hospital.