Betrayed - Kristin Cast

4 октября 2011 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 1355

Betrayed - Kristin Cast

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Fledgling vampyre Zoey Redbird has managed to settle in at the House of Night. She's come to terms with the vast powers the vampyre goddess, Nyx, has given her, and is getting a handle on being the new Leader of the Dark Daughters. Best of all, Zoey finally feels like she belongs--like she really fits in. She actually has a boyfriend…or two. Then the unthinkable happens: Human teenagers are being killed, and all the evidence points to the House of Night. While danger stalks the humans from Zoey's old life, she begins to realize that the very powers that make her so unique might also threaten those she loves.



Black Ties and Lullabies - Jane Graves

22 июля 2011 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 3103

Black Ties and Lullabies - Jane Graves

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A good girl can be bad for one night...
Bernadette Hogan doesn't make mistakes. Not when it comes to caring for her mother, and not at her job protecting Texas's most eligible--and infuriating--bachelor. Maybe that's why she's overcome with guilt after one tiny indiscretion: a passionate fling with her boss that's left her confused, intrigued...and pregnant.
but can a bad boy be good for a lifetime?



Suicide Kings - George R. R. Martin

22 июля 2011 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 2601

Suicide Kings - George R. R. Martin

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In 1946, an alien virus that rewrites human DNA was accidentally unleashed in the skies over New York City. It killed ninety percent of those it infected. Nine percent survived to mutate into tragically deformed creatures. And one percent gained superpowers. The Wild Cards shared-universe series, created and edited since 1987 by New York Times #1 bestseller George R. R. Martin (“The American Tolkien”—Time magazine) along with Melinda Snodgrass, is the tale of the history of the world since then—and of the heroes among the one percent.



The Dark Lantern - Gerri Brightwell

22 июля 2011 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 2618

The Dark Lantern - Gerri Brightwell

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London, 1893. Elderly Mrs. Bentley is on her deathbed, and her son Robert has returned from France. But in the Bentleys’ well-appointed home, everyone has their secrets, including Robert’s beautiful and elusive wife, the orphan maid she hires from the country, and the mysterious young woman who arrives, claiming to be the bride of Robert’s drowned brother.
Robert is quickly developing a reputation in anthropometry, the nascent science of identifying criminals by body measurements. Yet soon he is caught up in the deceptions swirling around him, for no one under his roof is quite what they seem. When an intruder enters the house and ransacks the study, a chain of events is set in motion that threatens not only the genteel, comfortable life the Bentleys have managed to secure but also their very survival.



Reflexology for Women - Ann Gillanders

22 июля 2011 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 2194

Reflexology for Women - Ann Gillanders

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Reflexology is one of the most popular alternative health therapies around today and you can treat every aspect of your life with this gentle, healing therapy, no matter what your age. The book is divided into four sections according to age. The second chapter deals with problems such as stress, pre-menstrual tension and migraines, which effect women of any age. Chapter 3 is aimed at younger women and includes advice for treating period pains and acne while chapter 6 teaches you to use reflexology later in life for relief from joint pains, arthritis and angina.



Innovation and Regional Growth in the European Union

22 июля 2011 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 2158

Innovation and Regional Growth in the European Union

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This book investigates the EU’s regional growth dynamics and, in particular, the reasons why peripheral and socio-economically disadvantaged areas have persistently failed to catch up with the rest of the Union. It shows that the capability of the knowledge-based growth model to deliver its expected benefits to these areas crucially depends on tackling a specific set of socio-institutional factors which prevents innovation from being effectively translated into economic growth. The book takes an eclectic approach to the territorial genesis of innovation and regional growth by combining different theoretical strands into one model of empirical analysis covering the whole EU-25.



A Game of Thrones - George R.R. Martin

22 июля 2011 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 3192

A Game of Thrones - George R.R. Martin

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Here is the first volume in George R. R. Martin’s magnificent cycle of novels that includes A Clash of Kings and A Storm of Swords. As a whole, this series comprises a genuine masterpiece of modern fantasy, bringing together the best the genre has to offer. Magic, mystery, intrigue, romance, and adventure fill these pages and transport us to a world unlike any we have ever experienced. Already hailed as a classic, George R. R. Martin’s stunning series is destined to stand as one of the great achievements of imaginative fiction.