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The Nightingale
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Kristin Hannah
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-03 - Publisher: St. Martin's Press

A #1 New York Times bestseller, Wall Street Journal Best Book of the Year, and soon to be a major motion picture, this unforgettable novel of love and strength in the face of war has enthralled a generation. With courage, grace, and powerful insight, bestselling author Kristin Hannah captures the
Queen of the Desert
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Marie Laval
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-02-15 - Publisher: Choc Lit

Sometimes the most precious treasures exist in the most barren and inhospitable of places … Harriet Montague is definitely too much of a gentlewoman to be frequenting the backstreet taverns of Algiers. But her father has been kidnapped whilst on an expedition to the tomb of an ancient desert queen,
When Bad Things Happen to Other People
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: John Portmann
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Although many of us deny it, it is not uncommon to feel pleasure over the suffering of others, particularly when we feel that suffering has been deserved. The German word for this concept-Schadenfreude-has become universal in its expression of this feeling. Drawing on the teachings of history's most prominent philosophers,
When Bad Things Happen to Rich People
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Ian Morris
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-01 - Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press

When Bad Things Happen to Rich People is a novel of social satire, a black comedy set in Chicago in the summer of 1995. The novel's protagonist, Nix Walters, is an adjunct instructor of English at a communications college in the loop with few prospects for advancement. He had become
Monster Survival Guide (Goosebumps: The Movie)
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Susan Lurie
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-25 - Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

THE GOOSEBUMPS MOVIE captures the chills, thrills, and giggles of Scholastic's original bestselling series. Jack Black stars as author R. L. Stine.Let Zach, Hannah, and R. L. Stine introduce you to the monsters from the Goosebumps movie! This survival guide will give kids everything they need to know to fight