"Good Boy, Achilles!" (Eddie Ellis, Westbow Press) is based on the idea that, because we human beings are flawed and fouled-up, God has given dogs the task of helping us along. The story opens on a small farm, where a boy named Jeremy discovers that his family’s dog, Ginger, has finally given birth to her long-awaited puppies. Ginger explains to her puppies that they must leave the farm for new homes where they will take care of their own humans, for that is the Father’s plan.
You are the high spirited 19-year-old daughter of a penniless widow, born and brought up on an isolated, windswept South Atlantic island, a girl with virtually no prospects, when out of the blue the most famous man on earth falls into your lap. Still smarting from his defeat at Waterloo, still the hero of Liberals everywhere, Napoleon has been exiled to tiny Saint Helena because it is the remotest and most easily defended island in the British Empire.
An Amazon top 40! "Extremely well-written and almost Gothic in nature, Something (Wisteria #1) is horror at its best. While Lamb borrows heavily from the movie, The Ring, she puts her own spin on it. Reading could kill you? You bet! Horror doesn't get any scarier than books out to murder people." - Bestselling author N.N. Light
Live to Tell is a gripping testimony from Sonita Zainal of bone true facts and emotional recollections; designed to show the world how even when only a young girl, from age five; for four years, with amazing grit and determination, she could endure and survive the horrendous Pol Pot’s Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia – eventually escaping through jungle infested landmines to United Nations refugee camps in Thailand.
Immerse yourself in creative inspiration with these realistic colored horse image examples. Use this eBook to accompany the coloring book print version. These examples illustrate blending and shading techniques that are possible for you to create stunning colored equine masterpieces.
Immerse yourself in creative inspiration with these realistic colored kitten image examples. Use this eBook to accompany the coloring book print version. These examples illustrate blending and shading techniques that are possible for you to create stunning colored kitten masterpieces.
`This is a life where you have to take what you can when you can while you can - because you can't take it with you.' Ealing Broadway. 42 and bankrupt, the consequence of highly dysfunctional parents who insist he's adopted. `Life's a balance of one’s expectations and the budget available,' he says and he was on a pretty tight budget both financially and emotionally already. `My economic "outlook" must not look good. I’d spent most of my money on booze, drugs and Eastern European prostitutes. Why? Well, for one thing, Eastern European prostitutes are a lot better educated than the local prostitutes from the West.
The Almost Kiss, set in modern Nigeria, narrates the story of Chioma Okafor who is pressured by her over-ambitious mother into an unwanted romantic relationship with Uche, a young, sophisticated university lecturer. Chioma yields to her mother's pressure, hoping she would eventually fall in love with Uche as her mother had assured her, but she never did.
Angela Balanescu, daughter of an organized crime boss, yearns to leave the town in which she grew up, instead of using drink and sex as escapism. She hates the violence adopted by her family and feels powerless to help her father, who only focuses on how he can gain more territory and power.
The Selkirk family is one of the seven Blessed bloodlines: true emissaries of God. Empowered through his seven archangels the Blessed families have protected mankind from demonic threats for over nine hundred years. As the seventh son of a seventh son Cadell Selkirk has power beyond that of his brothers and the other Blessed families.