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Ann Patchett,Silvia Piraccini's Stupori (Italian Edition) PDF

By Ann Patchett,Silvia Piraccini

ISBN-10: 8862203241

ISBN-13: 9788862203241

los angeles chiave dell'eterna fertilità: un segreto custodito dalla foresta amazzonica e che da anni l. a. dottoressa Annick Swenson tenta di svelare studiando una tribù indigena according to conto di un'azienda farmaceutica americana. Un segreto che potrebbe rivoluzionare l. a. vita delle donne di tutto il mondo, ma che sembra destinato a restare story, visto che l. a. dottoressa Swenson si rifiuta caparbiamente di comunicare i risultati del proprio lavoro. E così, in line with some distance luce sull'attività dell'enigmatica ricercatrice e sulla misteriosa morte di un collega, l'azienda invia in Amazzonia un'altra dottoressa, Marina Singh... Accolto in the US con grande entusiasmo dalla stampa e dai lettori, Stupori narra los angeles ricerca della verità da parte di una donna che, lontana dalle certezze della civiltà, prenderà coscienza della vulnerabilità e della fragilità dell'essere umano al cospetto di una natura rigogliosa e brulicante di insidie. Ma soprattutto il nuovo romanzo di Ann Patchett è l'invito a una riflessione sul delicato equilibrio tra etica e scienza, sulle responsabilità che quest'ultima dovrebbe assumersi nei confronti della vita, sotto ogni forma e specie, sui limiti di fronte a cui forse dovrebbe fermarsi according to non trasformarsi in una macchina di morte.

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Land of Enchantment - download pdf or read online

By Liza Wieland

ISBN-10: 0815610467

ISBN-13: 9780815610465

New Mexico, 1985. Brigid lengthy evening, a tender half-Navajo painter, is going to
work as an assistant for the aged Georgia O’Keeffe. Haunted by means of the decision
to quit her baby daughter for adoption, Brigid struggles with the direction
and inertia of her existence. With O’Keeffe’s encouragement, Brigid develops a
powerful sort, incorporating language and wordplay in addition to picture in her
portrayal of local American existence and her position in it.
Atlanta, 1995. Nancy Diamond, an aspiring playwright, encounters Brigid’s work
and starts to appreciate the hidden truths approximately her personal existence because the baby born of
an affair among her white mom and an African American artist.
New York urban, 2001. Sasha Hernandez enrolls at Columbia college to
study filmmaking. She has just recently stumbled on that her mom, dwelling in
Manhattan, is a celebrated painter and sculptor whose paintings is put in in the
sculpture backyard on the international exchange Center.
In Liza Wieland’s deeply relocating novel, those interwoven tales express how paintings unearths the intensity and complexity of human love, in all its betrayals and losses, good looks and redemption

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Download e-book for iPad: La luna color zafferano (Italian Edition) by Nicole C. Vosseler,Alessandra Petrelli

By Nicole C. Vosseler,Alessandra Petrelli

ISBN-10: 8863802416

ISBN-13: 9788863802412

Il sogno di Maya è di diventare una donna audace, coraggiosa, libera. Libera di viaggiare nel lontano Oriente di cui sin da bambina ha sentito raccontare dal padre, professore di storia a Oxford. Durante l'infanzia e l'adolescenza le lettere che il celebre esploratore Richard Francis Burton, il suo idolo incontrastato, le ha inviato da Bombay, alle spiagge di Goa e dalle montagne azzurre di Nilgiri, da Hyderabad e da Alessandria l'hanno nutrita dell'atmosfera e degli aromi di quei luoghi magici. Ma nell'Inghilterra di high quality Ottocento una donna non solo non può sperare di studiare, ma nemmeno di andare alla scoperta di posti così lontani. A meno che non sposi un ufficiale in partenza proprio in keeping with l'Arabia... Tuttavia, l. a. vita in Oriente non è come l'aveva sognata. E mai, soprattutto, Maya si sarebbe immaginata che sarebbe stata rapita dai predoni del deserto according to ordine del sultano locale. Un'avventura da incubo, in cui in step withò conosce Rashad, il capo dei predoni, un uomo temibile e affascinante che segnerà il suo destino in line with sempre. los angeles luna colour zafferano è un'appassionante storia d'amore e al pace stesso è un romanzo che svela il mistero dell'Arabia descritto attraverso il deserto, i palazzi, i colori, l'atmosfera, i profumi, raccontati con uno stile suggestivo che restituisce l'immagine di un'epoca e che avvince il lettore dalla prima all'ultima pagina.

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Download e-book for iPad: Falling Like Snowflakes (A Summer Harbor Novel) by Denise Hunter

By Denise Hunter

ISBN-10: 0785215123

ISBN-13: 9780785215127

ISBN-10: 1491597445

ISBN-13: 9781491597446

ISBN-10: 1628997591

ISBN-13: 9781628997590

Eden Martelli is just too busy fleeing the clutches of hazard to gain she’s operating directly into the hands of a brand new love.

Speeding north via rural Maine, Eden Martelli wonders how her lifestyles got here to this—on the run along with her mute five-year-old son drowsing fitfully within the passenger seat. whilst a breakdown leaves them stranded in summer season Harbor, Eden has no selection yet to stick positioned via Christmas . . . even supposing they've got no position to put their heads.

Beau Callahan is a ordinary challenge solver—for other folks besides. He left the sheriff’s division to take over his family’s Christmas tree farm, yet he’s nonetheless haunted by means of the lack of his mom and dad and suffering to deal with his first Christmas alone.

When Eden indicates up searching for paintings simply as Beau’s feisty aunt will get out of the health center, Beau thinks he’s eventually stuck a holiday. Eden is powerfuble and dedicated—if a bit guarded—and a knockout in addition. yet, as he quickly reveals out, she additionally comes with a boatload of secrets.

Eden has been via an excessive amount of to belief her center to a different guy, yet Beau is irresistible, and the sensation seems mutual. As Christmas Eve methods, Eden’s earlier catches as much as her.

Beau will visit the ends of the earth to maintain her secure. yet who’s going to guard his center from a lady who can’t appear to belief again?

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Read e-book online Split Rock PDF

By Holly Hodder Eger

ISBN-10: 0997835109

ISBN-13: 9780997835106

After inheriting a home on Martha's winery and discovering herself by myself there with 3 childrens, Annie Tucker needs to confront her earlier whilst an unresolved love assessments even if she has the braveness to withstand the pull of seduction and reclaim her precise self. either poignant and humorous, this tale is ready forgiveness, recognition, and the facility of affection and family.

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Read e-book online Pages for Her PDF

By Sylvia Brownrigg

ISBN-10: 1509831061

ISBN-13: 9781509831067

ISBN-10: 1509831088

ISBN-13: 9781509831081

'A advanced portrait of 2 women's sexuality . . . an absolute excitement' Alice Sebold

Flannery, a author with one famous fairly racy booklet to her identify, is, by way of her personal admission, in a state of affairs she by no means suggestion she'd be: married to a guy who overshadows her and outlined via her fundamental relationships as spouse and mom. while Flannery is invited to a writers' convention she sees an opportunity to come back to a global she knew good. after which she acknowledges the identify of the chair of the development: Anne Arden. without notice Flannery is thrown again 20 years to her eighteen-year-old self and the main severe love affair of her complete existence.

On the opposite part of the realm Anne is traveling for paintings. lately out of a decades-long partnership, she feels adrift, unsettled. while a chum asks her to chair an occasion at a writers' convention she says convinced and 2 months later, at the comparable campus the place they met and fell in love, Anne and Flannery are reunited. although their lives have taken them in numerous and unforeseen instructions, the pull among them proves impossible to resist.

Elegant, shrewdpermanent, witty and sensual, Pages for Her is a singular approximately love, reminiscence and what it really is to be a lady, a spouse, and a mother.

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Download e-book for kindle: Ao norte do horizonte (Portuguese Edition) by Branca Ferrari

By Branca Ferrari

ISBN-10: 146376345X

ISBN-13: 9781463763459

A jornalista e escritora Branca Ferrari recupera o ambiente europeu dos anos 1970, quando exilados latinoamericanos, fugindo da perseguição política em seus países, encontram a solidariedade no mundo acadêmico. Ela acompanha os personagens nas duas décadas que se seguem e constrói um relato lúcido sobre o destino da utopia libertária que moveu toda uma geração.

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Read e-book online Heyday PDF

By Marnie Woodrow

ISBN-10: 1926639901

ISBN-13: 9781926639901

Two energetic women meet aboard a curler coaster in 1909 and advance a different connection. A modern day girl grieves the lack of her lesbian associate with whom she used to be no longer in love. Heyday is a double-barreled novel that includes separate tale strains set in numerous eras, either one of which discover the soul’s quest for excitement and the facility of affection to undergo via lifetimes.

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Get Tea and Crumples PDF

By Summer Kinard

Tea is how i admire people.” Welcome to Tea and Crumples the place tea brewed robust with grace has the ability to carry humans jointly. the press of chess items and susurrus of good papers mingle with aromas of hot pastries, tea, and the caramel of hospitality. Meet Sienna, whose religious presents are the guts of the store. stroll together with her as she struggles to think in miracles even whereas she walks within the shadow of demise lower than the load of temptation.  Tea makes Sienna take into accout. She recalls soreness in an effort to carry quickly the enjoyment of her misplaced daughter and happiness long gone which will carry quick to Peter’s love. Tea is helping Sienna and Peter touch grief at midnight. With each one shared cup, they arrive again to each other as they begin to love in loss. Tea and Crumples. Learn to like again.

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