Under the Frog Tibor Fischer

Shortlisted for the Booker Prize, Under the Frog follows the adventures of two young Hungarian basketball players through the turbulent years between the end of World War II and the anti-Soviet upr...

A Heritage of Stars Clifford D. Simak

Here and there pockets of knowledge remain, and young Tom Cushing lives in one such university.

His imagination fired by reading of the fabled 'Place of Going to the Stars' in an ancient manu...

The Taming of the Shrew William Shakespeare

The Arden Shakespeare is the established edition of Shakespeare's work. Justly celebrated for its authoritative scholarship and invaluable commentary, Arden guides you a richer understanding and ap...

When the Duke Returns Eloisa James

When she finally lures Simeon Jermyn back to London, his dark handsomeness puts Isidore's worst fears to restuntil disaster strikes.The duke demands an annulment.Forsaking his adventuresome past, S...

Life Goes On Hans Keilson

Published when the author was just twenty-three, Life Goes On was Hans Keilson's literary debut, an extraordinary autobiographical novel that paints a dark yet illuminating portrait of Germany betw...

The Fabulous Clipjoint Fredric Brown

1948 Edgar Award Winner Ed Hunter is eighteen, and he isn't happy.

Then his father doesn't come home one night, and Ed finds out how good he had it.

Author Brown won the Edgar award in ...

Against Happiness: In Praise of Melancholy Eric G. Wilson

Americans are addicted to happiness.

When we're not popping pills, we leaf through scientific studies that take for granted our quest for happiness, or read self-help books by everyone from a...

One Hundred Poems from the Chinese Kenneth Rexroth

Across the centuriesTu Fu lived in the T'ang Dynasty (731-770)his poems come through to us with an immediacy that is breathtaking in Kenneth Rexroth's English versions.

The translator then mo...

The Tale of Genji Murasaki Shikibu

See an alternate cover edition here .Written in the eleventh century, this portrait of courtly life in medieval Japan is widely celebrated as the world's first novel. The Tale of Genji is a very lo...

Knowing Jesus Through the Old Testament Christopher J.H. Wright

Has the Bible bound Christians to a narrow and mistaken notion of Jesus?

Should we listen to other gospels, other sayings of Jesus, that enlarge and correct a mistaken story?

Christophe...

Outlander Diana Gabaldon

Claire Randall, a former combat nurse, is just back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon when she walks through a standing stone in one of the ancient circles that dot t...

Hearing God: Developing a Conversational Relationship with God Dallas Willard

How do we hear his voice?

What if what God says to us is not clear?

The key, says best-selling author Dallas Willard, is to focus not so much on individual actions and decisions as on b...

Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America's Legacy of Enduring Injury and Healing Joy DeGruy

While African Americans managed to emerge from chattel slavery and the oppressive decades that followed with great strength and resiliency, they did not emerge unscathed.

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The Hostage Bride Jane Feather

Dear Reader,Here is the first of my new "Brides" trilogy, in which three unconventional young women vow they will never marry--only to be overtaken by destiny.

Bride #1 is the outspoken Porti...

Femininity Susan Brownmiller

With intelligence and humor, Susan Brownmiller explores the history and unspoken rules of the burden of "feminine perfection"What is femininity?

How are women meant to dress, look, think, act...

Risk Society: Towards a New Modernity Ulrich Beck

Rainer Erd, Frankfurter Rundschau, 21.

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Burung Kolibri Merah Dadu Kurnia Effendi

Pernahkah terlintas dalam pikiranmu,tentang seseorang yang hadir di beranda?Dialah yang menangkap setiapperasaan bimbang dan cemasmuPernahkah engkau benar-benar merasa takjub,ketika ia mengatakan: ...

Elixir Gary Braver

When biologist Chris Bacon headed for the unspoiled rainforests of Papua New Guinea in search of medicinal plants, he had no idea that he would bring home a rare flower rumored by a tribal shaman t...

Cold Granite Stuart MacBride

DS Logan McRae and the police in Aberdeen hunt a child killer who stalks the frozen streets.

Four-year-old David Reid's body is discovered in a ditch, strangled, mutilated and a long time dea...

Der Baader Meinhof Komplex Stefan Aust

Gerade noch rechtzeitig, bevor sich das 68-er Jubiläumsjahr mit dem Kinostart des oskarverdächtigen Spielfilms Der Baader Meinhof Komplex zu Ende neigt, hat der Autor der Drehbuchvorlage, Stefan ...