Download e-book for iPad: Stick Figures by Carol Kehlmeier

By Carol Kehlmeier

ISBN-10: 1530409586

ISBN-13: 9781530409587

you've got noticeable them. Stick Figures. strolling via existence but...differently. Mattie offers with them each day. a tender woman, burdened. She cannot comprehend why her existence isn't the same as the opposite teenagers she meets. Loving fathers and moms are curiosities. Why have been hers so varied?

Who am I? she thinks. no longer lovely. now not lovely. She has to be the cause of her mother’s 'purple' instances, she is bound.

The problems of lifestyles spread for Mattie whilst she meets others in her local and learns from them that existence is greater than Stick Figures.

Depression, suicide and kinfolk disorder should not new to society. They have been hush-hush, whisper, gossip issues. yet they have been actual. particularly for a bit lady that needed to find out about existence looking at different people’s families.

Americana at its Finest.

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La sablière (French Edition) by Yves Turbergue PDF

By Yves Turbergue

ISBN-10: 2366821433

ISBN-13: 9782366821437

Un jeune homme, inconnu, blotti dans l. a. cabine du Berliet est arraché d’un mauvais sommeil par Manu qui le découvre là un beau matin en prenant son travail. Il s’appelle Idriz, il a fui le Kosovo en guerre, il est seul, égaré et démuni. Le camion dans lequel il a trouvé safe haven appartient à Charlot, vieux et fatigué propriétaire de l. a. sablière qu’il avait renoncé à faire tourner jusqu’à l’arrivée de Manu qui leur a redonné vie à tous les deux...A tous les trois si l’on compte bien...Charlot, Manu et los angeles sablière. Puis, après plusieurs jours de luttes...A tous les quatre ! Malgré le temps qui passe, inexorable pour Charlot, impolite pour manu, l. a. sablière se voit devenir symbole de renaissance, d’espoir et motivate à Yves Turbergue, le titre de son nouveau roman. Yves n’a jamais envie de parler de tout, comme il l’écrit, pourtant il parle d’amour qu’il transcende, d’amitié qu’il vénère, de justice...sans commentaires, de destins perdus qu’il veut récupérables, de mauvais plis qu’il veut repasser et de l. a. mort, aussi, bien entendu, qu’il croit apprivoiser...car il y a un ton Turbergue, des mots, des words Turbergue, des ponctuations ou pas, Turbergue mais surtout un cœur, une tendresse, une rudesse Turbergue , que los angeles nostalgie effleure et teinte Artisan réservé plus qu’artiste volubile Turbergue maçonne les mots comme du mortier plus que ne les étale afin de ne pas dévier de sa recherche de l. a. vérité et de l. a. solidarité. Mais ne pas se méprendre, avec Yves Turbergue, l. a. poésie se mêle de tout, du plus sentimental au plus tragique sans oublier trois petites notes de musique...Pas de chantier sans chansons, pas de nuit sans harmonica.

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« Le ciel craque d’étoiles. Dans l. a. nuit tiède, une odeur d’herbe humide monte des talus. Ça despatched bon l’été dans l. a. mesure où on a envie de coller une odeur à l’été. Vaguement malaise, Manu se traîne vers le campement-logis de son père. Il se collerait des baffes. Tout à l’heure à nouveau, il n’a pas osé aborder los angeles gamine qui hante ses nuits et ses journées depuis le jour où pour los angeles première fois il l’a vue danser. Quoique danser... Disons qu’elle se tortille du mieux qu’elle le peut sur le plancher surélevé d’une loterie cabane de foire. Un décor qui se prétend théâtre ambulant. Une scène, si l’on n’a pas peur des mots. Pauvre gamine risée de tout un parterre de cons, faite pour danser comme lui pour prendre los angeles soutane. Amoureux oui amoureux non, il se demande. Toujours est-il qu’il los angeles poursuit de samedi en samedi, de ville...

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Peter R. Salajka's The Only Real Fun in Life PDF

By Peter R. Salajka

ISBN-10: 1484127714

ISBN-13: 9781484127711

Chuck is a bored university pupil who’s able to kill or die at any second. He works as an armed safety officer for the government the place he watches a similar humans, paintings their related jobs, of their related places of work, “every similar day.” He believes his repetitive dead-end activity is, on a smaller scale, symbolic of the United States as an entire, the place humans paintings dead-end careers all their lives and dream of a few imaginary “next job,” whereas slaving to loss of life for an American dream they by no means in achieving. in addition, he sees legislation, escapist leisure, and faith as highbrow parasites which swallow up the needs and goals of such a lot american citizens, conning them into lives of mindless repetition, underachievement, and superstition. long ago he’s escaped his personal repetitive lifestyles merely even though writing screenplays. yet now, believing that the single means you'll be able to get the main out of lifestyles is by means of breaking codes of morality, legislation, and faith, he makes a decision to devote homicide to illustrate that he's entitled to way more liberty than so much people--and no “God” is there to forestall him. He is going directly to seduce the girl he wishes, and kills extra. Deluded via a fantastical mind's eye, he strives to turn into a maker of his personal ideas, a author of fatally violent leisure (with genuine killing), and an historic immortal...

Carmen, the curvy university woman Chuck seduces, enjoys his daring advances and undesirable boy kind first and foremost, yet as soon as figuring out he’s a blasphemy-spouting assassin, can have not anything to do with him. Her aim in lifestyles is: marriage. She in basic terms allow Chuck have his method together with her to get revenge opposed to her boyfriend, who nonetheless hasn’t promised to marry her. Deep down, Carmen struggles among extremes: the need for marriage which was once inspired upon her brain considering that a bit lady with fairy stories, romance novels, and chick flicks; and the libertine way of life of her voluptuous and erotically emancipated female friend, Amanda. because the conflict rages on in her mind--(and in all places her body)--Chuck turns to stalking her, dragging her again to his global of madness, and forcing her to movie him dedicate unspeakable acts...

Sam eco-friendly, the FBI Agent assigned to prevent Chuck, studies his personal conservative existence, and try on the American Dream, unraveling as he struggles with hopelessness, a depressing marriage, and a devastating profession sadness on the Bureau. As he closes in on Chuck, he turns into just like the killer, wasting religion in every little thing he as soon as believed in, going into depression, and changing into a grey guy in an international of excellent an evil.

The merely actual enjoyable in existence is a gloomy, cerebral, erotic, mystery that contemplates the enjoyment of depravity, the practicality of marriage, and the lifestyles of God.

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Good Shrink/Bad Shrink (The Karnac Library) by Richard P. Kluft PDF

By Richard P. Kluft

ISBN-10: 1782201750

ISBN-13: 9781782201755

stable Shrink/Bad scale back is a clinical mystery/thriller that explores the darkish yet enchanting international of brain keep an eye on and abusive psychiatric study. Psychiatric resident Eve Gilchrist encounters a difficult sufferer whose flashbacks recommend that the existence he inspiration he remembered used to be an artefact of brainwashing. advisor Ben Jordan, skilled with either psychoanalysis and hypnosis, discovers that the guy remains to be being educated and monitored by means of the undertaking, a shadowy team that applies officially-condemned brain regulate applied sciences for revenue within the deepest area. venture operatives, together with a few of Jordan's school colleagues, mobilize to reclaim their trainee, undermine Jordan's credibility, and neutralize either Jordan and Gilchrist to maintain the secrecy in their efforts. Jordan and Gilchrist - a brief learner - make the most of scientific wisdom and examine findings to flee efforts to torture and liquidate them, and to tell apart truth from fiction of their patient's debts. The sufferer returns to his real domestic in a fugue nation. Jordan and his not likely allies needs to conflict the Project's operatives whereas Jordan dangers his lifestyles to find the sufferer and undo the Project's grip upon his mind.

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Read e-book online Les Choses terrestres (French Edition) PDF

By Jean-François Beauchemin

ISBN-10: 2764433999

ISBN-13: 9782764433997

Avec Les Choses terrestres, Jean-François Beauchemin nous suggest le dernier volet de l. a. trilogie amorcée avec Comme enfant je suis cuit (1998) et storage Molinari (1999), tous deux salués par los angeles critique. C'est donc avec bonheur que nous retrouvons, dix ans plus tard, le trio constitué de Joëlle, Jérôme et Jules, entourés d'une galerie de personnages tous plus attachants les uns que les autres.Fasciné par l'enfance, l'auteur nous fait également cadeau d'un roman jeunesse cette saison : Mon père est une chaise. Préparez-vous vehicle Jean-François Beauchemin a encore bien des choses à nous dire... et c'est tant mieux!C'est lorsque l. a. maladie frappe qu'on réalise l. a. fugacité de l'existence. Si Jules souffrait d'une horloge biologique détraquée dans storage Molinari, cette fois, c'est tout son organisme qui refuse de rentrer dans le carcan étouffant d'un monde qui a perdu le sens des valeurs. Ce n'est qu'à strength d'amour et de therapies de beauté qu'il parviendra à refaire floor entouré de Joëlle et de Jérôme qui veillent au grain et qui s'efforcent, avec leurs amis, de remettre à l'avant-plan les choses essentielles de los angeles vie.

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Get Eyes of Flame: Eyes tell secrets to one who looks with care. PDF

By S. Arboise

Sexual Abuse: We listen approximately it consistently. the scoop stories are full of it. frightening. Heart-breaking. the writer of Eyes of Flame attended a convention in regards to the results of sexual abuse. The lecture used to be tough to listen to detailing many instances. After approximately an hour, one instructor stood. “That’s me,” she shouted. “It occurred to me. I’ve by no means advised anyone.” She burst into tears. there's was once. a life of ache unknown to somebody she knew. That woman’s habit confirmed extra concerning the lasting results of sexual abuse than any lecture ever could.
the radical Eyes of Flame makes a speciality of the long term results of abuse, the not-so-happily ever after. What in regards to the sufferers? What do we examine from those that live on the event? How do they do it? What scars to they bring? How is their character altered? Is their whole existence replaced irreparably?
Elaine survives her youth abuse. Can she positioned the event at the back of her once-and-for-all or is it compartmentalized away deep in her brain, ready. As an grownup, how does she focus on life’s difficulties? Does she deny their fact as she realized to do along with her abuse as a baby? Does that abused little woman within her sit down there quietly day-to-day with tears in her eyes or with fire?

S. Amboise is new to the unconventional writing neighborhood, having formerly released brief tales in magazines. As an educator she labored with many baby sufferers of abuse. She grew to become conversant in the indications and a few of the consequences at the baby and their relations. through the years, following up diversified circumstances, she grew to become thinking about the longterm results of abuse. She interviewed baby sufferers in regards to the alterations they saw of their personalities a result of abuse. She realized approximately methods the abuse stimulated their selection making over their lifetimes.
S. Amboise retired from instructing after forty-three years. She lives in Hawaii, as regards to her grand-children. as well as penning this novel she is an writer of children’s tales and he or she enjoys drawing and portray.

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Download e-book for iPad: Die Netzhaut: Thriller (German Edition) by Torkil Damhaug,Knut Krüger

By Torkil Damhaug,Knut Krüger

ISBN-10: 3426198746

ISBN-13: 9783426198742

ISBN-10: 3426505797

ISBN-13: 9783426505793

In Oslo verschwindet die junge Psychologin Mailin spurlos. Liss glaubt zu wissen, wer ihre Schwester entführt hat und warum. Voller Schuldgefühle und blind für jede Gefahr macht sie sich auf die Suche. In Mailins Praxis fehlt die vertrauliche Patientenakte eines Gewalttäters. Als eine verstümmelte Frauenleiche gefunden wird, kreuzen sich die Wege von Liss und den Ermittlern. Doch Liss kann ihnen auf keinen Fall von ihrem ungeheuerlichen Verdacht erzählen.

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New PDF release: Schlafe still: Roman (German Edition)

By Luana Lewis,Elke Link

ISBN-10: 3442205301

ISBN-13: 9783442205301

Die vermögende Londonerin Vivien führt mit ihrem Mann Ben und ihrer achtjährigen Tochter ein Leben, von dem die meisten Menschen nur träumen können. Doch dann wird sie eines Tages tot in ihrem Badezimmer aufgefunden, mit einer blutigen Wunde am Kopf. Die Familie steht noch unter schwerem Schock, als plötzlich Cleo, Bens Exfreundin, auftaucht. Sie gibt Viviens Mutter Rose gegenüber offen zu, dass sie nie aufgehört hat, Ben zu lieben. Als Rose Cleo wenig später in ihrer Wohnung aufsucht, ist sie zutiefst verstört – denn sie entdeckt eine ganze Wand voller Fotos von Vivien. Offenbar hat Cleo sie jahrelang heimlich beobachtet. Und dann beginnt sie auch noch, sich zurechtzumachen wie Vivien und ihre Kleidung zu tragen …

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Download e-book for iPad: Stiefkind: Psychothriller (German Edition) by S. K. Tremayne,Susanne Wallbaum

By S. K. Tremayne,Susanne Wallbaum

ISBN-10: 3426521318

ISBN-13: 9783426521311

ISBN-10: 3839893674

ISBN-13: 9783839893678

Psychothrill an der atemberaubenden Küste Cornwalls - der neue Roman von Bestseller-Autor S.K. Tremayne ("Eisige Schwestern")
Rachel hat es endlich intestine getroffen. Nach langen Single-Jahren hat sie den Anwalt David Kerthen kennengelernt und zieht mit ihm in sein Herrenhaus auf den Klippen von Cornwall. Mit den besten Absichten, auch für Davids Sohn aus erster Ehe, den 9-jährigen Jamie, eine gute Mutter zu sein. Denn Davids erste Frau kam auf tragische Weise in einer der überfluteten Zinngruben an Cornwalls Küste uns Leben.
Doch Jamie verändert sich, scheint von düsteren Visionen geplagt - und platzt schließlich mit einem Satz heraus, den Rachel nicht mehr vergessen kann: „ An Weihnachten wirst du sterben ... und meine Mummy kommt zurück."

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