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Download E-books Quand nous étions révolutionnaires PDF

By Roberto Ampuero

Le récit s’ouvre sur le coup d’État d’Augusto Pinochet au Chili. Opposant à l. a. dictature, le narrateur assiste à l’arrestation, los angeles torture, et los angeles mort de ses compagnons de lutte. En 1974, il s’exile en Allemagne de l’Est et rejoint rapidement un réseau de jeunes communistes. C’est là qu’il rencontre l. a. fille du fameux révolutionnaire cubain Ulysse Cienfuegos (directement inspiré de Fernando Flores Ibarra, cacique de los angeles révolution castriste, responsable de los angeles mort de centaines de Cubains « contre-révolutionnaires »).

Éperdument amoureux d’elle, il accepte de los angeles suivre à Cuba pour y fonder une famille et enfin vivre l’idéal communiste. Exalté par l’idée de l. a. révolution, dirigé d’une major de maître par son negative beau-père, le jeune homme embrasse immédiatement los angeles devise de Castro : los angeles patrie ou l. a. mort. Alors que son mariage bat de l’aile, il découvre petit à petit los angeles face cachée du régime. Les membres de l. a. famille Cienfuegos vivent dans l’opulence, le reste de los angeles inhabitants est soumise au rationnement. Chaque frein administratif ou bureaucratique est réglé en un clin d’œil à los angeles seule point out du nom de son beau-père. Son amitié pour Herberto Padilla l’éclaire sur les persécutions dont les intellectuels font l’objet. Mis au ban de los angeles société castriste par son divorce, il découvre le quotidien des habitants de l. a. Havane, les privations, le mystery, le néant des jours. Se méfier de tous, lutter pour trouver un toit, un morceau de soreness, surveiller ses actes, ses paroles, jusqu’à ses pensées, à chaque fast. Une seule obsession le advisor, comme Reinaldo Arenas ou Zoé Valdès avant lui, quitter l’île, chercher l. a. liberté, encore.

Avec esprit, entre mélancolie et humour, Roberto Ampuero raconte l. a. quête d’un idéal. Très chaleureusement salué par l. a. critique hispanophone, Nuestros años verde olivo est resté 24 mois sur los angeles liste des best-sellers et a été salué par Mario Vargas Llosa, prix Nobel de littérature.

Traduit de l’espagnol (Chili) par Anne Plantagenet

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Download E-books Your Guardian Angel (Volume 1) PDF

By Skyla Madi

Book no 1 - Your parent Angel
Book #2 - solar Kissed
Book #3 - Salvation
Book #4 - Oblivion (just released)

For Ruby Moore existence is way extra complex than that of your usual youngster, for she is not at all regular. Ruby is a vampire and her lifestyles as a vampire is much from traditional...

It has been twelve months in view that her basic lifestyles was once brutally taken from her. nonetheless adjusting to the surprise of the switch from mortal to immortal, her international is rocked back and he or she is taken less than the wings of a father or mother angel again to Sage Sanctum, a faculty past succeed in from the vampires that are made up our minds to spoil her.

There, she is free of her vampire chains and her common wishes and urges go back. even though, a brand new urge arises... Lust. A forbidden lust towards her savior, her parent angel.

Attempting to manage those wants is hard, very tough and while issues could not very likely get any worse, her state of affairs turns into lifestyles or demise as anyone, someplace within the tuition is assisting those that wish her lifeless.

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Download E-books The House PDF

By Danielle Steel

The recovery of an imposing outdated domestic presents the exhilarating backdrop for Danielle Steel’s 66th bestselling novel, the tale of a tender woman’s dream, an outdated man’s reward, and the surprises that look forward to us at the back of each closed door….

Perched on a hill overlooking San Francisco, the home was once awesome, inbuilt 1923 by means of a filthy rich guy for the lady he loved. For her and for this condo, he might spare no fee and disregard no aspect, from the never-ending marble flooring to the glittering chandeliers. virtually a century later, with the once-grand condominium now in disrepair, a tender girl walks via its empty rooms. Sarah Anderson, a superbly brilliant property legal professional, is ready to do anything completely out of personality. An aged buyer has died and left her presents. One is a beneficiant inheritance. the opposite, a useful message: to exploit his funds for whatever fabulous, whatever bold. And during this previous apartment, surrounded via crumbling grandeur, Sarah is familiar with simply what it is.

A revered legal professional and self-described workaholic, Sarah had constantly lived existence via the publication. With a gradual, if sputtering, dating and a tiny condo that has appropriate her simply positive, Sarah can't clarify the strength that attracts her to the mansion and its history–to the tale of a girl who as soon as lived in the home, then mysteriously left it, to a toddler who grew up there, and a drama that spread out in war-torn France…and to a background she by no means knew she had.

Taking the most important probability of her lifestyles, Sarah enlists the assistance of architect Jeff Parker, who stocks Sarah’s ardour for bringing the beautiful outdated residence again to lifestyles. As she and Jeff paintings to revive the home’s each element, as one dating shatters and one other starts, Sarah makes a sequence of strong discoveries: in regards to the real which means of a death man’s final gift…about the extreme legacies which are handed from new release to generation…and a couple of destiny she’s basically simply starting to imagine.

In a singular of bold and wish, of embracing existence and taking probabilities, Danielle metal brilliantly captures one woman’s brave option to pour herself right into a dream–and obtain its presents in return.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books Revolution PDF

By Jennifer Donnelly

Readers of If I Stay and Elizabeth George will love Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly, writer of the award-winning novel A Northern Light. Revolution artfully weaves women’ tales into one unforgettable account of existence, loss, and enduring love. Revolution spans centuries and vividly depicts the everlasting struggles of the human heart.
Andi Alpers is at the side. She’s offended at her father for leaving, indignant at her mom for now not with the ability to cope, and heartbroken by means of the lack of her more youthful brother, Truman. Rage and grief are destroying her. And her father has decided that accompanying him to Paris for wintry weather holiday is the answer for everything.
yet Paris is a urban of ghosts for Andi. And while she reveals a centuries-old diary, the ghosts start to stroll off the web page. Alexandrine, the landlord of the magazine, lived in the course of the French Revolution. She’s indignant too. It’s a similar fireplace that consumes Andi, and Andi unearths convenience in it—until, on a nighttime trip in the course of the catacombs, phrases go beyond paper and time, and the previous turns into terrifyingly present.

Praise for Revolution:

An ABA Indies selection younger grownup ebook of the Year
An ALA-YALSA best Ten most sensible ebook for younger Adults
A Kirkus Reviews most sensible Book
A number one Indiebound choice
A School Library Journal top booklet of the Year
A Bulletin Blue Ribbon Book
A Chicago Public Library better of the simplest Book
An top publication of the Year

[STAR] “A luxurious dinner party of a singular, wealthy in temper, personality, and emotion.” —School Library Journal, Starred

[STAR] “Every element is meticulously inscribed right into a multi-layered narrative that's as clever, sincere, and relocating because it is cunningly labored. Readers . . . will locate this brilliantly crafted paintings totally absorbing.” —The Bulletin, Starred

[STAR] “Brilliantly learned, entire, and complicated. the unconventional is wealthy with aspect, and either the Brooklyn and Paris settings offer vital grounding for the haunting and fantastically informed story.” —Kirkus Reviews, Starred

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Download E-books Me Before You: A Novel (Movie Tie-In) PDF

By Jojo Moyes

The #1 New York Times bestseller, now a significant movement picture. Look out for Jojo’s new e-book, Paris for One and different Stories, coming October 18, 2016.

that they had not anything in universal until eventually love gave them every thing to lose . . .

Louisa Clark is a standard lady residing an incredibly traditional life—steady boyfriend, shut family—who has slightly been farther afield than their tiny village. She takes a badly wanted task operating for ex–Master of the Universe Will Traynor, who's wheelchair certain after an coincidence. Will has continually lived an incredible life—big bargains, severe activities, around the world travel—and now he’s lovely certain he can't stay the best way he is.

Will is acerbic, moody, bossy—but Lou refuses to regard him with child gloves, and shortly his happiness potential extra to her than she anticipated. while she learns that may has surprising plans of his personal, she units out to teach him that existence remains to be worthy living.

A Love Story for this generation and excellent for lovers of John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars, Me prior to You brings to lifestyles those who couldn’t have much less in common—a heartbreakingly romantic novel that asks, What do you do whilst making the individual you're keen on satisfied additionally potential breaking your individual heart?

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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Download E-books Let It Snow: Three Holiday Romances PDF

By John Green, Maureen Johnson

3 interconnected tales from 3 bestselling authors: John eco-friendly (Paper Towns, The Fault in our Stars), Maureen Johnson (The identify of the Star), and Lauren Myracle (The net ladies series.)

Major movie within the works!

A Christmas Eve storm from snow transforms one small city right into a romantic haven, the sort you spot in simple terms in video clips. good, kinda. in the end, a chilly and rainy hike from a stranded teach throughout the center of nowhere might no longer generally finish with a scrumptious kiss from a captivating stranger. And no one might imagine journey to the Waffle apartment via 4 toes of snow might result in love with an previous buddy. Or that the way in which again to precise love starts off with a painfully early morning shift at Starbucks. thank you to 3 of today’s bestselling youngster authors—John eco-friendly, Maureen Johnson, and Lauren Myracle—the magic of the vacations shines on those hilarious and fascinating interconnected stories of affection, romance, and breathtaking kisses.

A New York Times Bestseller!

"Tender with no being smooth, those rigorously crafted tales of plausible youngster love will depart readers hot within for the holidays."—School Library Journal

"Contemporary tradition, funny romantic advancements and powerful characters improve this collaborative effort."—Kirkus Reviews

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Download E-books Heartless (Keeping Secrets Book 1) PDF

Conserving secrets and techniques: publication One

For homosexual youth within the South, Erwin highschool is nearly as good because it will get. the present liberalism capacity being homosexual doesn’t must be the focal point of your life—which frees up seventeen-year-old Jason Strummer to tackle the position of bully. Jason knows his good looks and gear and has a name to compare his angle. nobody yet his ally suspects the cruelty Jason hides in the back of is a ruse to maintain his hellish deepest existence out of the general public eye.

Jason has merely family member boy in his lifestyles, and that overwhelm on Tommy Johnson ended so badly that they’re now not on talking phrases. while an ex-lover threatens Jason and Tommy steps in to aid, the heartless playboy can’t aid yet fall slightly again in love with him—but Jason should make a choice from maintaining Tommy or his secrets and techniques.

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Download E-books Secret Seduction (Secret Series Book 1) PDF

By Jill Sanders

To Katie existence used to be easy. She sought after a bit residence in top Boston, and 4 young children fathered by way of her ally Jason, who she’s been infatuated with considering that she used to be 8. After a devastating kinfolk key is uncovered, all she desires now's to flee the media hype that follows her in all places she turns. Leaving her relatives, associates, and Jason at the back of, she travels to areas she’s in basic terms examine, to discover a father she’s by no means known.

Jason is on a venture and he’s come midway around the globe to accomplish it. regardless of his emotions for Katie, he won’t permit her resistance deter him, no matter if it skill she’ll by no means belief him back. As their international spirals uncontrolled, their courting may be confirmed and adjusted endlessly. If he can hold them alive and out of harm’s approach, he can have an opportunity to make every little thing correct.

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Download E-books Not Dreaming of You (Romantic Comedy) PDF

By Nina Cordoba

*Re-edited version.
(Award-winning romantic comedy--novel size) Kiki Villanueva holds a master’s measure from UCLA, is the simplest moment grade instructor ever, and believes she had a psychic dream while she used to be 13 during which she used to be given an inventory of her destiny husband’s attributes. young ones are her existence, and Kiki has solid cause to imagine she won't have any if she doesn’t marry quickly. due to the fact regular courting equipment haven’t been figuring out, she makes a decision that once she is going again to L.A. for the summer season, she’ll begin utilizing the record to style via power candidates.

When jaded political journalist Mark Bennett confesses to his surgeon he not unearths women—or something else—exciting, Dr. Chuck is concerned he’s depressed and indicates a metamorphosis of velocity. Mark is of the same opinion to put in writing a fluff piece for approximately those that sign up for luxurious courting prone. (His premise is "Losers or Lunatics?") The relationship provider introduces him to Kiki, and he’s charmed by means of her open, passionate nature—not to say her giant, brown “do me” eyes—though she certainly belongs within the "lunatic" classification with that psychic stuff. Mark is a proven bachelor from a kin the place nobody says the L-word. notwithstanding, whereas accompanying hot, horny Kiki on her match-making provider dates for his tale, he quickly wonders why he’s actually using her to the fingers of alternative males. If he may perhaps in basic terms get her to put out of your mind her checklist, and every little thing he stated after they first met—oh, and the truth that he’s been an entire jackass… yet Kiki’s now not approximately to waste time on an emotionally challenged cynic who purely desires to “play” and is well no longer on her record, no matter if he's good-looking, and humorous, and sexy—uh-oh!

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Download E-books The Biker Next Door PDF

By Jamallah Bergman

Hailey Paige came upon her dream domestic finally, considering that it will be the beginning of anything tremendous. That used to be all beaten while she figured out that her neighbor used to be a biker identify Brad.

Brad Matthews enjoys placing together with his biker friends and is stunned in addition to intrigued to fulfill his neighbor who's not anything greater than a spitfire of a lady with a pleasant butt to check the remainder of her extraordinary complete figured body.

Watch as those who are likely to make every one other’s lives a residing hell quickly observe that opposites do allure and the appeal turns out to get even warmer

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