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Download Enemies Closer by Josh Sabarra PDF

By Josh Sabarra

Fortyish motion picture studio publicist Marcee Brookes feels traditional; she's caught in a mid-level task, struggles to just accept her size-16 determine and goals of a guy who may possibly glance previous her waistline and into her center. while Claire, the possible affable spouse of reveal legend Rox Madison, befriends her in the course of a piece venture, Marcee's lifestyles immediately turns from drab to dazzle. She zooms into the l. a. speedy lane with Claire's circle of glamorous friends who, formerly, have been in simple terms faces at the pages of individuals magazine.

Marcee's tight relationships together with her occasionally overbearing mom, Rhonda, and her homosexual BFF, Jordan, offer a aid procedure that is helping her navigate her improbably exceptional new prestige and a possible romantic courting with up-and-coming celeb Brent Wetherley. Their tips turns into much more very important as Marcee starts off to work out her fable lifestyles get to the bottom of and will get clever to the duplicitous nature of her "clique." She speedy reveals that every one that glitters is not gold and that once Hollywood heavy-hitters provide you with a pat at the again, they're taking a look just for a spot to stay the knife.

"THE satan WEARS PRADA meets BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY with a sinister Hollywood twist, Josh Sabarra's ENEMIES nearer is a hilarious and crazy-making trip contained in the leisure capital, shining a surprising highlight on entitlement and foul play." -Gigi Levangie Grazer, bestselling writer of MANEATER and THE STARTER WIFE

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Download Oliver's Song (A Della Boudreaux Novel Book 1) by Linda Busby Parker,James E. Robertson,Patsy Busby Dow PDF

By Linda Busby Parker,James E. Robertson,Patsy Busby Dow

Della Boudreaux, a convalescing alcoholic, estranged from her relations, pulls herself up from wreck and onto the line of redemption. After incomes a legislation measure from Tulane, she returns to cellular, Alabama and establishes her new workplace on the foot of Mobile’s historical Bankhead Tunnel. Her first patron, a tender jazz pianist named Ollie Fitzsimmons, provides her with a mystery—why has a bass case with a haul of unlawful medications been left in Ollie’s care? And why is there an previous violin crammed within the case in addition to the drugs?
Della Boudreaux is a survivor—wise, witty, and sometimes inspiring. Oliver’s track deals lots of surprises and takes conventional women’s fiction in a number of new directions.

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Download Women in Nigerian and Indo-Anglian Fiction: A Comparative by Pratima Prasad PDF

By Pratima Prasad

Women in Nigerian and Indo-Anglian Fiction: A Comparative learn of woman Novelists brings to concentration the issues confronted by means of ladies, quite these attributable to gender inequality and discrimination. The similarities and contradictions of either Nigerian and Indo-Anglian cultures were studied minutely. The research of socio-economic difficulties confronted by means of ladies in either the societies highlights the issues confronted via girls commonly across the world. it is going to aid readers in figuring out the hardships confronted through ladies in a multicultural society.

The ebook lays detailed emphasis at the works of Zaynab Alkali’s The Stillborn and Arundhati Roy’s The God of Small Things. either the books signify the psyche of all of the girls writers who've been mentioned within the publication. the opposite writers who've made invaluable contributions within the box of literature and their works have influenced the writer to include their works for serious research and interpretation of human psychology and to review their respective societies.

The ebook can help in construction an figuring out between various fractions of societies and cultures around the globe, and inspire its readers to return jointly and create a greater destiny for the arrival iteration. it is going to be precious not just to Indian and Nigerian scholars of literature but in addition to a number of scholars in lots of different nations who can be attracted to trans-continental reviews. because the booklet provides an perception into Indian social existence, it's going to even be beneficial to people who are looking to comprehend the complex socio-political textile of Indian villages in addition to the semi-urban society of India.

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Download On a Hot August Afternoon by Ms. Bridget M Straub PDF

By Ms. Bridget M Straub

Stacey is an artist with a rock big name husband, Pete, whom she loves with all of her middle. With little ones, and the monetary safeguard to pursue her occupation simply whilst it matches her to take action, she and the children are approximately to hitch her in-laws on the relatives compound in attractive South Lake Tahoe for her sister in-law’s marriage ceremony. There, she’ll be reunited with Pete who has been out at the street along with his band for a number of weeks. besides the fact that, she is blindsided whilst she is going to her mailbox and discovers an envelope of pictures, particular images of her husband and one other girl. all of sudden, she’s left wondering every thing she inspiration she knew in regards to the guy she by no means intended to fall in love with.
whilst she confides in her more youthful sister, Stephanie, that she thinks her husband has been untrue, Stephanie, who has married into an analogous family members, can’t think it. As this tangled net unweaves, each side of the relatives get entangled, revealing a historical past of ups and downs.

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Download Reibungsverluste (German Edition) by Mascha Dabić PDF

By Mascha Dabić

Eine Dolmetscherin erzählt. Nach zweieinhalb Jahren in Russland ist Nora wieder zurückgekehrt. In ihrem activity als Dolmetscherin ist sie Sprachrohr für traumatisierte Flüchtlinge, ebenso wie für die Psychotherapeuten. Es fällt ihr zunehmend schwer, sich von den Leidensberichten der Flüchtlinge zu distanzieren und die verallgemeinernde Haltung von Politik und Gesellschaft zu akzeptieren. Daneben versucht Nora, ihr eigenes chaotisches Leben auf die Reihe zu kriegen.
Mascha Dabić zeigt in ihrem Roman eindrücklich eine kaum beachtete Seite der Flüchtlingskrise: die Dolmetscherin im Hintergrund.

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Download Wildwood by Elinor Florence PDF

By Elinor Florence

To earn her inheritance, a unmarried mom from Arizona needs to spend a yr enduring pioneer stipulations within the distant Alberta backwoods. If she makes it during the yr, she will promote the land to fund her daughter’s clinical therapy. yet an area farmer hopes to prevent her plan to promote to an oil company.

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Download The Closer (Ceiling Smashers Book 1) by Shaz Kahng PDF

By Shaz Kahng

the choice used to be irreversible. . .Vivien may turn into both the main impressive girl government within the activities undefined, or the most important failure.

Vivien Lee has spent her whole consulting profession aiding CEOs glance reliable, so while she eventually has the opportunity to move after her dream of operating a company, she grabs it. A lifelong athlete, Vivien arrives on the clever activities campus in Portland, Oregon and is brought because the first woman president. It’s one of many highest-profile jobs in an inhospitable to ladies. Principled yet a little naïve, Vivien believes her male friends will provide her a good shot.

Stumbling early, Vivien makes a sequence of rookie blunders. With advice from the Ceiling Smashers, a mystery society of winning expert ladies, Vivien learns to navigate the treacherous enterprise terrain. A tight-knit staff of male activities executives is set to teach that an outsider can't be triumphant. The problem is all too transparent: will Vivien triumph within the activities opposed to very unlikely odds?

You’ll are looking to not sleep all evening to determine what occurs to Vivien and proportion her inspiring tale along with your acquaintances. it is a clean, riveting story a few powerful girl endeavoring to prevail with smarts, scruples, and style.

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Download The Wife of a Wealthy Man by John Lundgren PDF

By John Lundgren

whilst Emily is met with a kinfolk tragedy, she is pressured to stand betrayal and new demanding situations. The spouse of a filthy rich guy explores the dynamic of a mature girl discovering energy inside of herself she forgot she had, and the relationships she develops with the folks she involves belief.

In this fast-paced, crisp new novel, the lives of Emily, Aaron, Vince and Ethan intertwine. Emily has to chart a brand new path via an international of industrial and know-how to avoid wasting her fortune and way of life whereas being concerned concerning the efforts to undermine her through conniving Helena and Kevin.

Worldy Aaron, regular Vince and mysterious Ethan support her rediscover her independence as they courageous their very own own discoveries.

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Download Two Irish Plays: Donkey Derby and Tales She Tells by Tess Mc Manus PDF

By Tess Mc Manus

very assorted Irish ladies, really good one-woman shows!
DONKEY DERBY: chosen to paritcipate in Donegal's a hundred and fifteenth Donkey Derby, Mary is distraught. the problem? She is now compelled to stand issues she’s been effectively averting for a very long time: strange cultural traditions, and her social nervousness. via an array of complicated tales – a few finishing in whiskey-soaked stitches, others in “everybody died” – this heartfelt, sincere piece is right to the Irish humour of giggling via tears and hard instances.
TALES SHE TELLS: via stories of fantasy and sweetness, our storyteller attempts to appreciate love and loss – and why, in Irish fairy stories, the courageous younger princess constantly turns out to die. suffering to reconnect along with her mom, she turns to the traditional stories of Irish folklore her mom used to inform her. basically to gain the tales she idolized should be a long way much less romantic and fanciful than she as soon as thought.

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Download Portion of the Sea by Christine Lemmon PDF

By Christine Lemmon

it truly is 1953 in sunny Florida, and 15-year-old Lydia Isleworth thinks her final lifestyles objective, like that of each girl she is aware, is to marry a good guy and lift a relations. Then, she meets an aspiring Hollywood actress Marlena DiPluma, who says 4 life-changing phrases -- you are able to do whatever -- and offers her a magazine to learn. The magazine, written by means of Ava, a defiant lady of Lydia's age, turns into the catalyst for Lydia's awakening and new existence event. a narrative of parallel lives, element of the ocean follows younger ladies in passionate pursuit in their independence -- Lydia through the cultural revolution of the Fifties and Sixties, and Ava through the late-1800s while a couple of pioneering American women set the direction for women's freedom. during this stirring follow-up to her debut novel Sanibel Scribbles, Christine Lemmon bargains an indicator tale of the way ladies can encourage one another to pursue daring desires, make brave offerings, and reclaim misplaced treasures.

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