By M. C. Beaton
By Mika Waltari
First released within the usa in 1949 and broadly condemned as obscene, The Egyptian outsold any other novel released that 12 months, and continues to be a vintage; readers all over the world have testified to its life-changing energy. it's a full-bodied new version of a mostly forgotten period within the world’s background: the Egypt of the 14th century B.C.E., while pharaohs and gods contended with the near-collapse of history’s maximum empire. This epic story encompasses the entire of the then-known global, from Babylon to Crete, from Thebes to Jerusalem, whereas centering round one unforgettable determine: Sinuhe, a guy of mysterious origins who rises from the depths of deterioration to turn into own health practitioner to Pharaoh Akhnaton.
By J. Marie Croft
A pun-filled story that includes Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice characters with a few additional or addled, lacking or missish, transformed or mortified, fitter, wealthier, or wiser. Impeccable comportment is needed in Regency England, a society ruled by means of strict principles of behavior. the stainless photograph of perfectionist Fitzwilliam Darcy is just a little tarnished whilst he and his touring partners arrive, scorching and sweaty, at Pemberley and choose to take a fateful plunge right into a scummy pond. An embarrassing come across at the estate's garden leaves an enduring effect on Jane and Elizabeth Bennet, who're new pals of Georgiana and Anna Darcy. With either households in London for the Little Season, Darcy unearths himself thrown back into the trail of perky Elizabeth Bennet, yet a good-looking military officer simply may perhaps blockade extra advances. This romantic comedy is a lighthearted edition of Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, that includes a softer, sweeter, sillier facet of Austen's cherished characters.
By Helen Duncan
Kathleen Rice was once an inspiring lady who lived sooner than her time. Born in St. Marys, Ontario, she graduated as a gold medallist in arithmetic on the collage of Toronto in 1906. After a standard starting educating college in Ontario and Saskatchewan, Kate broke freed from the mildew, looking for new frontiers as a prospector in Manitoba through the gold rush. She shaped a partnership with Dick Woosey and started a lifestyles within the distant components round Herb Lake, prospecting and trapping. After Woosey's demise, Kate confronted her ultimate and such a lot tricky problem - residing on my own within the wildness of the north.
By Susan Fletcher
A breathtaking novel of ardour and betrayal in seventeenth-century Scotland, and the portrait of an unforgettable heroine accused of witchcraft.
February thirteen, 1692. Thirty-eight contributors of the MacDonald extended family are killed through squaddies who had formerly loved the clan's hospitality. Many extra die from publicity. 40 miles south, the beautiful Corrag is imprisoned for her involvement within the bloodbath. Accused of witchcraft and homicide, she awaits her loss of life. Lonesome, she tells her tale to Charles Leslie, an Irish propagandist who seeks info to sentence the Protestant King William, rumored to be considering the bloodbath. Hers is a narrative of ardour, braveness, love, and the magic of the flora and fauna. by way of telling it, she transforms either their lives.
As in her award-winning debut novel, Eve Green, Susan Fletcher exhibits that she is "a novelist with the soul of a poet" (Booklist). This deeply philosophical and dramatic booklet is ready an epic historical occasion and the adaptation a unmarried middle can make―how deep and lasting relationships can come from the main not likely places.
By Elizabeth Reyes
Temporarily discounted like any different Elizabeth Reyes titles in occasion of five years of being released.
Reading consuming and Dreaming stories ~ i feel this was once a very good addition to the Moreno Brother sequence. every one novel during this sequence highlights a big clash that teenagers can simply relate to. i actually enjoy that and applaud Reyes for incorporating life like conflicts and characters in her novels
YA Indie Princess stories ~ What am i able to say Elizabeth Reyes has once more blown me away I enjoyed Sofie's novel and her and Eric are only intended to be. i used to be large satisfied whilst I observed this were published on amazon.co.uk unhappy that i'm going to even say this yet I did a contented dance. i cannot wait to learn the following books within the awesome series.
Mteja- GoodReads reviewer ~ I wolfed this publication from commencing to result in one sitting. Now i am sleep disadvantaged however it was once worthy it. candy Sofie is a scrumptious learn for an individual who is keen on an forever-and-ever form of a love story.
Tasha -GoodReads reviewer ~ I went into candy Sofie pondering I already knew their tale from studying ceaselessly Mine and continuously Been Mine. Asking myself, "What extra will be left to say?" despite the fact that, i used to be nonetheless excited to learn it out of my love for the previous books and my new (ever-growing) loyalty for his or her writer. yet i used to be so fallacious! Elizabeth Reyes took this tale to an enormous top, that i didn't see coming. Eric and Sofia are totally remarkable jointly. there isn't a dislikable personality during this booklet. Nor, is there something to be replaced, five stars doubtless approximately it!
Her whole existence, Sofia Moreno has handled overprotective brothers. along with her 3 older brothers constantly lurking, no boy may dare succeed in out to her. fortunately for Sofia, the only boy she's obtained her center set on has regularly been nearby: her brother's ally Eric, although his loyalty to her brothers runs deep. Sofia understands there's purely lots he can do ahead of giving in to her.
Two years older than her, Eric Diego has consistently identified there will be hell to pay if he messed along with his top friend's child sister, Sofia. over the years, he watches as she blooms right into a appealing younger girl correct earlier than his eyes. With teenage hormones raging and Sofia greater than prepared, Eric concurs to the unthinkable: a forbidden mystery romance. Feeling feelings and a feverish ardour that is new to them either, nor is prepared for a way quick their romance spins out of control.
Mature YA modern romance aprx 58k phrases long.
Eric stood up. whatever pierced into his chest. "What did you do?"
Tears rolled down her cheeks. "He simply desired to convey me a gun his dad acquired for--"
"What did you do, Sofia?" He wasn't definite if someone was once domestic and he did not care. He raised his voice, feeling at the verge of wasting it. "What the fuck did you do in his bed room that has you crying?"
Author's word: Welcome to the realm of The Moreno Brothers and neighbors! every one booklet within the bestselling sequence is a stand-alone love tale following a brand new couple, yet you'll
enjoy examining the opposite titles and seeing ordinary faces return.
Forever Mine (Angel & Sarah)
Sweet Sofie (Sofia & Eric)
Forever Yours (Angel & Sarah university years)
When You have been Mine (Alex & Valerie's prequel novella)
Always Been Mine (Alex & Valerie's complete size novel)
Romero (Romero & Isabel)
Making You Mine (Sal & Grace) comprises Only 8 Days. (An Angel & Sarah infertility fight brief story.)
Tangled (Romero & Isabel a stand by myself vacation novella)
By Christa Allan
(PLEASE word: This novel was once initially released as Love reveals You in New Orleans) New Orleans 1841 Ever for the reason that her mom and dad died of yellow fever while she used to be a toddler, Charotte LeClerc has lived together with her grandparents, who not often converse in their son and his spouse. they're at the verge of negotiating a wedding agreement with a suitor, a guy Charlotte loathes, after they notice that she enjoys the corporate of Gabriel Girod, a tender Creole guy. Her destiny hangs within the stability as her grandparents choose from conserving secrets and techniques or revealing a fact they have recognized seeing that earlier than her delivery -- a fact that may make the adaptation among a lifetime of legal responsibility and a lifetime of selection for Charlotte.
By Judson Roberts
In ninth century Denmark, a toddler born to a slave is additionally a slave, and the valuables of his mother’s grasp. Halfdan, the son of an Irish noblewoman and the Danish chieftain who captured and enslaved her, has grown up a slave in his personal father’s loved ones. however the Norns, the weavers of the fates of all males, have assorted plans for him--although hardly do they offer a present with no exacting a value. A merciless coincidence either frees Halfdan and robs him of the mum he loves, surroundings him upon the trail to a brand new future. yet a brutal act of treachery and homicide upends Halfdan’s new existence, sending him at the run with ruthless hunters sizzling on his path. The Strongbow Saga, an epic story of 1 man’s unstoppable quest for justice and vengeance advised throughout 5 volumes (the 5th and ultimate installment to be published in 2016), follows Halfdan’s quest for justice and vengeance in a vividly drawn tale which immerses the reader within the Viking international, and contains them from the Scandinavian homelands to France, Russia, England, and eire, via risky trips and fierce battles, via love misplaced and located. The story’s environment isn't the Viking global you could imagine you recognize. the results of nearly two decades of in-depth study, The Strongbow Saga not just weaves a fast paced tale packed with motion and emotion, but additionally paints a close and traditionally actual photograph of the Vikings, revealing a hugely constructed tradition during which honor used to be valued greater than lifestyles itself, a society which used to be in keeping with a robust trust within the sanctity of the legislation and the perfect to person freedom, which had an impression on western heritage and tradition that's seldom understood or liked this day.
By Nadia Lee
A easy deal... complex emotions...
I'm used to cleansing up after my boss, Hollywood big name and all-around undesirable boy Ryder Pryce-Reed. not anything can surprise me now--not the numerous "humped and dumped” girls or the wreckage left within the wake of his wild ways--until he asks me to marry him...
...for a year.
He says it is strictly so he can declare his loved grandfather's portray, yet i do know there is extra. there is continuously extra with Ryder.
My instincts say no, yet he is providing to keep up the child in my womb. given that my self-centered ex isn't really going to play the daddy, I say definite, whereas steeling my middle. i will not find the money for to fall for a guy who merely wishes me for a year.
But how am i able to face up to the sexiest guy alive whilst he activates his ambitious allure to offer each person an excellent convey? and the way does an easy lady like me take care of the highlight as his fiancée...or the scandal that explodes in our faces?
Note: This ebook encompasses a cliffhanger.
By Johanna Lindsey
Wonderful and dauntless, kidnapped by way of invaders from throughout an icy sea, girl Brenna vowed vengeance swearing no Viking brute will be her grasp no barbarian may enslave her noble Celtic center.
Yet Garrick Haardrad, the proud and strong son of a ruthless Viking chieftain, claims her with a primitive abandon that leaves her breathless, igniting fires of ardour that blaze throughout the chilly Nordic nights and forge the unbreakable bonds of a fiery, everlasting love.