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Tell Me Who I Am: The Sunday Times Bestseller and Netflix Origin...
by , Marcus Lewis

Language

English

Pages

353

Publication Date

July 04, 2013

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<p>Imagine waking up one day to discover that you have forgotten everything about your life. Your only link with the past, your only hope for the future, is your identical twin.</p><p>Now imagine, years later, discovering that your twin had not told you the whole truth about your childhood, your family, and the forces that had shaped you. Why the secrets? Why the silences? You have no choice but to begin again.</p><p>This has been Alex's reality: a world where memories are just the stories people tell you, where fact and fiction are impossible to distinguish. With dogged courage he has spent years hunting for the truth about his hidden past and his remarkable family. His quest to understand his true identity has revealed shocking betrayals and a secret tragedy, extraordinary triumph over crippling adversity and, above all, redemption founded on brotherly love.</p><p>Marcus his twin brother has sometimes been a reluctant companion on this journey, but for him too it has led to staggering revelations and ultimately the shedding of impossible burdens. </p><p>Their story spans continents and eras, from 1950s debutantes and high society in the Home Counties to a remote island in the Pacific and 90s raves. Disturbing, funny, heart-breaking and affirming, Alex and Marcus's determination to rebuild their lives makes us look afresh at how we choose to tell our stories.</p>
Bibliophile: An Illustrated Miscellany
by Chronicle Books LLC

Language

English

Pages

224

Publication Date

September 11, 2018

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<h3><strong>Perfect gift for book lovers, writers and your book club</strong></h3><p><strong>Book lovers rejoice!</strong>聽In this love letter to all things bookish, Jane Mount brings literary people, places, and things to life through her signature and vibrant illustrations.</p><p><strong>Readers of Jane Mount's聽<em>Bibliophile</em>聽will delight in:</strong></p><ul><li>Touring the world's most beautiful bookstores</li><li>Testing their knowledge of the written word with quizzes</li><li>Finding their next great read in lovingly curated stacks of books</li><li>Sampling the most famous fictional meals</li><li>Peeking inside the workspaces of their favorite authors</li></ul><p><strong>A source of endless inspiration, literary facts and recommendations:</strong>聽<em>Bibliophile</em>聽is pure bookish joy and sure to enchant book clubbers, English majors, poetry devotees, aspiring writers, and any and all who identify as book lovers.</p><p><strong>If you have read or own:</strong>聽<em>I鈥檇 Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life; The Written World: The Power of Stories to Shape People, History, and Civilization;</em>聽or聽<em>How to Read Literature Like a Professor: A Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines;</em>聽then you will want to read and own Jane Mount's聽<em>Bibliophile.</em></p>
Mark Twain: The Complete Novels
by Mark Twain

Language

English

Pages

1456

Publication Date

October 23, 2019

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Here you will find the complete novels of Mark Twain in the chronological order of their original publication: <br /><br />- The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today <br />- The Adventures of Tom Sawyer <br />- The Prince and the Pauper <br />- The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn <br />- A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court <br />- The American Claimant <br />- Tom Sawyer Abroad <br />- The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson <br />- Tom Sawyer, Detective <br />- Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc <br />- A Double Barrelled Detective Story <br />- A Horse's Tale <br />- The Mysterious Stranger
Deja Dead: A Novel (Temperance Brennan Book 1)
by Kathy Reichs

Language

English

Pages

560

Publication Date

May 28, 1999

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From the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Speaking in Bones</i>, the first Temperance Brennan novel in the 鈥渃leverly plotted and expertly maintained series鈥?(<i>The New York Times Book Review</i>).<br /><br />Her life is devoted to justice鈥攅ven for those she never knew.<br /> <br />In the year since Temperance Brennan left behind a shaky marriage in North Carolina, work has often preempted her weekend plans to explore Quebec. When a female corpse is discovered meticulously dismembered and stashed in trash bags, Temperance detects an alarming pattern鈥攁nd she plunges into a harrowing search for a killer. But her investigation is about to place those closest to her鈥攈er best friend and her own daughter鈥攊n mortal danger鈥?lt;br /> <br />鈥淎 genius at building suspense鈥?(<i>Daily News</i>, New York), Kathy Reichs鈥檚 Temperance Brennan books are ripe with intricate settings and memorable characters鈥?(<i>Milwaukee Journal Sentinel</i>).
Cherrypickers' Guide to Rare Die Varieties of United States Coins...
by , J.T. Stanton

Language

English

Pages

365

Publication Date

June 30, 2009

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Few books have excited the coin-collecting community like the Cherrypickers鈥?Guide. Since the first edition burst onto the scene in 1990, thousands of hobbyists have been searching for the rare die varieties described inside. This handy book tells you how to 鈥渃herrypick鈥濃€攖hat is, how to examine coins that look normal at first glance, but have unusual characteristics: doubled and tripled dies, overdates, repunched mintmarks, and other features that can reveal a common coin to be a rare and valuable variety. With the close-up photographs and descriptions inside, you鈥檒l learn exactly what to look for. That kind of knowledge truly is power!
Another Man's Treasure (a romantic thriller) (Palmyrton Estate Sa...
by S.W. Hubbard

Language

English

Pages

353

Publication Date

November 07, 2013

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<b>On a snowy Christmas Eve, a beautiful young mother goes out to buy a few last minute gifts...and never returns.<br />Thirty years later, her daughter picks up her trail.</b> <br />What really happened to Audrey Nealon鈥檚 mother? Did she die in a tragic accident? Or did she abandon her husband and young daughter? And why is Audrey鈥檚 father so cold and distant?<br /> <br />As the successful owner of an estate sale business, Audrey has put the past behind her. Her mother is a distant memory, her father a problem she keeps closed away.<br /> <br />Until the day Audrey clears out the home of a lonely old widow and finds some shocks.<br /> <br />Street drugs in the silverware drawer, a trunkful of jewels in the attic, and the distinctive ring Audrey鈥檚 mother was wearing the night her car supposedly sank to the bottom of a New Jersey lake.<br /> <br />Relentlessly, Audrey pursues clues to her family鈥檚 troubled history. Because the truth will set her free鈥nless it gets her killed.<br /> <br />Each fact Audrey uncovers drags her further away from the love she craves. Now she鈥檚 on a collision course with people more determined, more ambitious, and more dangerous than she can fathom. As the twist ending reveals, some truths are too awful to bear, and too terrible to share.<br /> <br />Fans of Liane Moriarty and Melinda Leigh will enjoy this romantic thriller with its fun mix of mystery, romance, and humor and a strong female detective. And if you're a dog lover who enjoys Spencer Quinn's Chet and Bernie mystery series, you'll want to meet Ethel, the canine sidekick who steals every scene she's in. "Law and Order" meets "Antiques Roadshow" in this top-rated Kindle Unlimited mystery.<br /> <br />Start reading Another Man鈥檚 Treasure right now. You won鈥檛 fall asleep until you find out how Audrey鈥檚 story ends!<br />
A Guide Book of United States Coins 2019: The Official Red Book
by R.S. Yeoman

Language

English

Pages

1056

Publication Date

January 01, 2018

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Identify your coins quickly and easily! THE OFFICIAL RED BOOK廬 features full-color, actual-size and enlarged photos, with historical details about each piece. The Red Book shows mintages for all federal coins, from the ultra rare to the everyday. You might have a real rarity in your pocket change! Find out how much your coins are worth: The Red Book has clear, easy-to-follow grading information for each series, and prices in up to 9 grades per coin. Colonial and early American coins 路 Federal coins 路 Commemoratives Proof and Mint sets 路 Die varieties and errors 路 Civil War tokens 路 Territorial gold 路 State and territorial quarters 路 National Park quarters 路 Presidential dollars 路 Puerto Rican, Philippine, and Hawaiian coins 路 Error coins 路 Bullion
Vintage Recipes: Timeless and Memorable Old-Fashioned Recipes fro...
by Louise Davidson

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English

Pages

148

Publication Date

March 19, 2019

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<h2> Celebrate the flavors of the classic recipes from the previous generations with this collection of old-fashioned vintage recipes. <br /><br />Download FREE with Kindle Unlimited</h2><br /><br />Nostalgia is a powerful thing, and many of us would love to explore the decades of the 1900s. In this cookbook, we share with you some of the classics of each decade, from the 1920s through to the 1970s. Some will be foods you鈥檝e heard of but might ever have tried, while others might be familiar to you already.<br /><br /><b> Each recipe has a short description of its origin, making you discover the history behind the dishes that have been tried and perfected over time. </b><br /><br /><h2>This illustrated cookbook will show you the way our great grandmothers, grandmothers, and mothers used to cook food for their family.</h2> <br /><br />The recipes included here are from our family recipe boxes handwritten on cards and that have been passed down from one generation to the next. The dishes are heartwarming, healthy, and made every time with lots of love! <br /><br /><b>Inside, you鈥檒l find over 50 delicious retro recipes including:</b><br />鈥elightful breakfast recipes such as the German Pancakes and the Yankee Mush<br />鈥wesome appetizer recipes like the Speakeasy Crab Dip and the Party Meatballs<br />鈥atisfying chicken and poultry recipes such as the Chicken a la King and the Kentucky Hot Brown<br />鈥holesome beef, pork, venison and lamb recipes such as the Smothered Swiss Steak and the Sausage Stovies<br />鈥ountiful seafood recipes such as the Tuna Casserole and the Normandy Trout<br />鈥asty vegetarian and side recipes such as the Creamed Peas on Toast and the Colcannon<br />鈥eartwarming soups like the New England Clam Chowder and the Partridge Soup<br />鈥uscious dessert recipes such as the Pineapple Upside-Down Cake and the Strawberry Chiffon Pie<br /><br /><b>All recipes come with an image, a detailed list of ingredients, cooking and preparation times, number of servings and easy to follow step-by-step instructions. .</b><br /><br />Read on your favorite devices such as Kindle, iPhone, iPad, Android cellular phone, tablet, laptop, or computer with Amazon's free reading Kindle App.<br /><br />Come down memory lane and prepare delicious vintage recipe your family members or friends will discover for the first time or spark pure joy from the wholesome flavors of their childhood!<br /><br /><h2><b> Let鈥檚 get started! Scroll back up and click the BUY NOW button at the top right side of this page for an immediate download!</b></h2><br />
Uwi Unicorn: A Story About Problem Solving (Coping with Fussy and...
by Karlene J Froling

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English

Pages

21

Publication Date

October 15, 2019

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<b>A guide to helping your children learn to stop, listen to their body, and breathe.</b> <p><i>鈥淥h no! It鈥檚 a DILEMMA! <b>Woobacaloobi!鈥?lt;/b></i></p><p>When Uwi Unicorn receives an invitation to her best friend鈥檚 birthday party, she is excited. But when obstacles get in her way, how will she deal with them? Will she make it to the party? Read along to see how Uwi Unicorn handles her problems.</p><p>Your children will incorporate Uwi Unicorn's technique immediately after reading this book!</p><p>Developing <b>self-control</b> from an early age will help your children react appropriately when faced with a problem. <i>"Watch them go from being fussy and crying when things go wrong" to <b>"I can handle it."</b></i><p> A huge thank you to our teachers. Teachers rock! And to say thank you, simply go to KaysHeart.com for freebies.<p>GET IT NOW and <b>get the eBook FREE.</b></p>
Koh-i-Noor: The History of the World's Most Infamous Diamond
by , Anita Anand

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English

Pages

352

Publication Date

September 12, 2017

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<b>From the internationally acclaimed and bestselling historians William Dalrymple and Anita Anand, the first comprehensive and authoritative history of the Koh-i-Noor diamond, arguably the most celebrated jewel in the world.</b><br /><br />On March 29, 1849, the ten-year-old leader of the Sikh kingdom of the Punjab was ushered into the magnificent Mirrored Hall at the center of the British fort in Lahore, India. There, in a formal Act of Submission, the frightened but dignified child handed over to the British East India Company swathes of the richest land in India and the single most valuable object in the subcontinent: the celebrated Koh-i-Noor diamond, otherwise known as the Mountain of Light. To celebrate the acquisition, the British East India Company commissioned a history of the diamond woven together from the gossip of the Delhi Bazaars. From that moment forward, the Koh-i-Noor became the most famous and mythological diamond in history, with thousands of people coming to see it at the 1851 Great Exhibition and still more thousands repeating the largely fictitious account of its passage through history. <br /><br />Using original eyewitness accounts and chronicles never before translated into English, Dalrymple and Anand trace the true history of the diamond and disperse the myths and fantastic tales that have long surrounded this awe-inspiring jewel. The resulting history of south and central Asia tells a true tale of greed, conquest, murder, torture, colonialism, and appropriation that shaped a continent and the Koh-i-Noor itself.

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