Download The Hours Count: A Novel by Jillian Cantor PDF

By Jillian Cantor

A spellbinding ancient novel a few lady who befriends Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, and is drawn into their global of intrigue, from the writer of Margot.
On June 19, 1953, Ethel and Julius Rosenberg have been done for conspiring to devote espionage. The day Ethel used to be first arrested in 1950, she left her younger sons with a neighbor, and she or he by no means got here domestic to them back. Brilliantly melding truth and fiction, Jillian Cantor reimagines the lifetime of that neighbor, and the lifetime of Ethel and Julius, an ordinary-seeming Jewish couple who grew to become the single americans positioned to loss of life for spying throughout the chilly War.
many years prior, in 1947, Millie Stein strikes together with her husband, Ed, and their little one son, David, into an condo at the 11th flooring in Knickerbocker Village on New York's decrease East part. Her new pals are the Rosenbergs. suffering to deal with David, who doesn't communicate, and remoted from different "normal" households, Millie meets Jake, a psychologist who says he can assist David, and befriends Ethel, additionally a tender mom. Millie and Ethel's lives as buddies, better halves, moms, and acquaintances entwine, while chaos starts to swirl round the Rosenbergs and the FBI closes in. Millie starts to query her personal husband's political loyalty and her marriage, and no matter if she will be able to belief Jake and the deep connection they've got solid as they secretly paintings with David. stuck among those males, either one of whom have their very own agendas, and desirous to support her neighbors, Millie will locate herself drawn into the dramatic process history.
As Millie—trusting and naive—is thrown right into a global of lies, intrigue, spies and counterspies, she realizes she needs to struggle for what she believes, who she loves, and what's right.
From the Hardcover edition.

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By Kay Bratt

Having survived torture and imprisonment in the course of China’s Cultural Revolution, Benfu escaped to discover love along with his compassionate and gorgeous Calla Lily. jointly they construct a satisfying lifestyles round the such a lot menial of jobs—Benfu’s paintings amassing trash. As he kinds throughout the discards of others, he usually discovers deserted young children. With unwavering decision, he and Calli spend a long time making a family members of hand-picked daughters that support heal the sorrow and brighten their modest domestic. yet all isn't ideal and while concern threatens to split their relations, Benfu—or in all likelihood his band of headstrong daughters—must have the ability to beat the most important complication but. encouraged by way of a real tale, and set opposed to the backdrop of a rustic in transition, *The Scavenger’s Daughters* is a sweeping trendy saga of triumph within the face of complication, and the unbreakable bonds of relatives opposed to all odds. **

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Download The Dead Lake (Coming of Age) by Andrew Bromfield, Hamid Ismailov PDF

By Andrew Bromfield, Hamid Ismailov

A haunting Russian story in regards to the environmental legacy of the chilly conflict. Yerzhan grows up in a distant a part of Kazakhstan the place the Soviets assessments atomic guns. As a tender boy he falls in love with the neighbour's daughter and one night, to provoke her, he dives right into a forbidden lake. The radio-active water adjustments Yerzhan. he'll by no means develop right into a guy. whereas the woman he loves turns into a stunning girl. 'Like a Grimm's Fairy story, this tale transforms an innermost worry into an outward truth. We witness a prepubescent boy's mystery terror of no longer turning out to be up right into a guy. We additionally wander in a stunning, fierce panorama in contrast to the other we discover in Western Literature. And via the top of Yerzhan's story we're awe-struck by way of our human resilience within the face of catastrophic, man-made, follies.' Meike Ziervogel, Peirene Press

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Download Renegade (Super Bolan, Book 106) by Don Pendleton PDF

By Don Pendleton

Country of Terror

Mack Bolan hits the streets of Tehran, searching for a renegade former Soviet guns specialist who offered out to the phobia enterprise —a guy who is aware the hiding locations of the toppled Iraqi dictator's arsenal of organic and chemical brokers. however the stakes get better while Bolan makes the bleak connection among the lethal guns and participants double-dealing in demise. these paid to conceal the cache are actually reselling every thing, from bubonic plague to sarin gasoline, to any terrorists with adequate funds. In an international held hostage via the insanity of some, Bolan stands made up our minds to fi ght so long as he's alive to maintain the stability of strength within the arms of the good… and desire it's adequate to make a distinction.

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Download Frances Johnson by Stacey Levine PDF

By Stacey Levine

From the get-go, it's transparent that whatever unusual is afoot in Munson, the fictitious Florida hamlet the place Stacey Levine's new novel, Frances Johnson, occurs. A volcano seethes at the outskirts of city, unusual animals skitter within the shadows, and a dense brown fog has settled overhead. Pets and folks vanish. Unfurling over a interval of days best as much as the town's annual dance, the tale follows 38-year-old Frances's mounting restlessness, as she needs to come to a decision even if to take regulate of her existence or cede it to the murky destiny the group has certain for her. although the radical hinges on a well-recognized plot aspect will Frances stay in Munson, or get away to the area at huge? it's the one hint of conference to be present in this hypnotic publication, which transforms its atmosphere right into a tableau of unique risk.

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Download Hunting Season by P.T. Deutermann PDF

By P.T. Deutermann

From the writer of the acclaimed mystery Sweepers, an explosive go back to the realm of the pinnacle mystery intelligence operatives whose activity it truly is to "kill the killers"—and this time it's personal.

Edwin Kreiss, a retired "sweeper" who spent years "retrieving" rogue operatives and making them disappear, reveals himself again at the job—if unofficially—when his daughter vanishes within the woods of rural West Virginia. utilizing his previous talents of monitoring, looking, high-tech and low-tech intelligence paintings, and no matter what else he has in his bag of methods, he mounts his personal seek and research. unexpectedly thrown into clash with humans from his murky prior, and with a feminine FBI agent made up our minds to crack the case first, he turns into certain for retrieval through one in all his personal kind—a sweeper named Misty—as he cuts a direction via political scandal, own revenge, and high-level corruption.

Hunting Season is P T. Deutermann in best shape. it's a brilliantly plotted novel that strikes from rolling hills to the marble corridors ofWashington, D.C., because it tracks the growth of a guy on a mission—and the key he by myself is aware.

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Download The Company Man by Robert Jackson Bennett PDF

By Robert Jackson Bennett

The yr is 1919. The McNaughton company is the head of yankee undefined. They equipped the weapons that gained the good warfare sooner than it even all started. They outfitted the airships that tie the area jointly. And, mainly, they equipped Evesden - a shining city, the simplest that the realm has to offer.

But anything is rotten on the middle of town. Deep underground, a trolley automobile pulls right into a station with 11 useless our bodies inside of. 4 mins earlier than, the sufferers have been obvious boarding on the earlier station. 11 women and men butchered via hand within the blink of a watch. All are lifeless. And all are union.

Now, one guy, Cyril Hayes, needs to repair this. there's a darkish mystery at the back of the innovations of McNaughton, and with a conflict brewing among the executives and the employees, the reality has to be stumbled on prior to the total urban burns. stuck among the union and the corporate, among the police and the sufferers, Hayes needs to discover the secret earlier than it kills him.

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Download Et puis, Paulette… by Barbara Constantine PDF

By Barbara Constantine

Ferdinand vit seul dans sa grande ferme vide. Et ça ne le rend pas franchement joyeux. Un jour, après un violent orage, il passe chez sa voisine avec ses petits-fils et découvre que son toit est sur le aspect de s’effondrer. À l’évidence, elle n’a nulle half où aller. Très naturellement, les Lulus (6 et eight ans) lui suggèrent de l’inviter à l. a. ferme. L’idée le fait sourire. Mais ce n’est pas si easy, certaines choses se font, d’autres pas… 

Après une longue nuit de réflexion, il finit tout de même par aller l. a. chercher. 
De fil en aiguille, los angeles ferme va se remplir, s’agiter, recommencer à fonctionner. Un ami d’enfance devenu veuf, deux très vieilles dames affolées, des étudiants un peu paumés, un amour naissant, des animaux. Et puis, Paulette…

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Download The Ghost Kings by H. Rider Haggard PDF

By H. Rider Haggard

Younger missionary Rachel Dove has spent so much of her existence within the darkest depths of Africa, sacrificing her healthiness and happiness to help her father's charitable projects at the continent. Little does she recognize nefarious villain and a well known African warrior are scheming to whisk her away and make her the queen of a long-lost civilization. Will her cherished be ready to rescue her in time?

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