Download E-books The Monk Downstairs (Plus) PDF

By Tim Farrington

Rebecca Martin is a unmarried mom with an residence to hire and a feeling that she has used up her illusions. I had the romantic factor with my first husband, thanks very much, she tells a hapless suitor. I'm thirty-eight years previous, and i have bought a daughter studying to learn and a task i do not rather like. i do not want the violin music. but if the hot tenant in her in-law condo seems to be Michael Christopher, at the lam after 20 years in a monastery and smack dab in the midst of a depressing evening of the soul, Rebecca starts off to suspect that she isn't as completely disappointed as she had thought.

Her daughter, Mary Martha, is overjoyed with the hot arrival, as is Rebecca's mom, Phoebe, a rollicking widow creating a new lifestyles for herself one of the non secular eccentrics of the coastal city of Bolinas. Even Rebecca's ally, Bonnie, as soon as a proven cynic in issues of the center, urges Rebecca on. yet none of them, Rebecca feels, is familiar with how complex and unsafe love really is.

As her not likely friendship with the ex-monk grows towards whatever deeper, and Michael wrestles together with his melancholy whereas adjusting to a moment occupation flipping hamburgers at McDonald's, Rebecca struggles along with her personal temptation to wish. however it isn't really until eventually she is stated brief through the realities of lifestyles and demise that she starts off to glimpse the genuine secret of affection, and the unfathomable depths of faith.

Beautifully written and playfully attractive, this novel. is ready one guy wrestling along with his craving for a lifetime of contemplation and the necessity for a lifetime of motion on the earth. yet it is Rebecca's spirit, in addition to her relationships with Mary Martha, Phoebe, her irresponsible surfer ex-husband Rory -- and, after all, the monk downstairs -- that makes this tale shine.

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Download E-books If You See Her: A Novel of Romantic Suspense (Ash Trilogy) PDF

By Shiloh Walker

A FACE within the MIRROR
Hope Carson won't appear like a survivor, yet she has escaped an abusive ex-husband and recovered from a vicious attack. Now she endures the painful thoughts and suspicious rumors surrounding her involvement within the assault. Her ex is a cop, so the final humans she trusts are legislations enforcement officials—and she definitely doesn’t belief how the neighborhood DA makes her suppose inside.

Remy Jennings should still be aware of greater. He has no enterprise falling for a girl who he suspects could have a deeply stricken brain. or even if he did make a stream, she’d bolt like a apprehensive rabbit. yet how can he deny a burning hope that threatens to devour him? As Hope’s previous catches up along with her within the worst approach, Remy is decided to damage via her defenses, earn her belief, and maintain her secure in his arms—before it’s too past due.

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Download E-books All Summer Long (Fool's Gold, Book 9) PDF

By Susan Mallery

Former lingerie version became entrepreneur Clay Stryker has enjoyed, tragically misplaced and vowed that he will by no means chance his center back. After making his fortune, the youngest of the rugged Stryker brothers returns to Fool's Gold, California, to place down roots on a ranch of his personal. yet he is pissed off to find that even in his place of birth, humans see him just for his world-famous…assets.

Firefighter Chantal (Charlie) Dixon grew up an unsightly duckling beside her delicately appealing mom, a sense strengthened some time past through a guy who left soul-deep scars. Now she has strong associates, an excellent activity and the itch to begin a family—yet she cannot circulate towards the long run whereas she's haunted through painful memories.

Clay reveals an unforeseen best friend, and unforeseen temptation, in tomboyish Charlie, the single one that sees past his excellent attractiveness to the true guy underneath. but if Charlie involves him with an indecent concept, will they be capable of conquer their pasts and discover a love that lasts past one fantastic summer?

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Download E-books All the Numbers: A Novel PDF

By Judy Larsen

"How a lot do you like me?" Daniel requested his mom.
"I love you the entire numbers."

What starts as a sunny August afternoon on a bucolic lake becomes a tragedy while a Jet Ski swerves fatally with regards to shore. It's an afternoon Ellen Banks might by no means have ready for, an afternoon no mom should still ever need to reside through.

The second her son James is killed, Ellen needs to face the unbelievable whereas attempting to stay robust for her older son, Daniel, who witnessed the fateful twist of fate and blames himself. Ellen's surprise and grief quickly crumple to defiance as attorneys and policemen who as soon as vowed to help Ellen's wish for justice succumb to political strain and again away. nonetheless, Ellen is decided to determine the reckless younger guy pay for his crime and to heal her family's deep wounds. yet first she needs to heal herself.

An unforgettable trip of energy and emotion, all of the Numbers poignantly depicts a woman's reckoning together with her personal vulnerability and discovering within the knowledge of motherhood the redemptive grace to start again.

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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Download E-books The Royal Treatment (Alaskan Royal Family, Book 1) PDF

By MaryJanice Davidson

During this pleasant and awesome erotic novel, MaryJanice Davidson creates an alternative modern global approximately similar to ours within which Russia by no means offered the Alaskan territory to the USA. in its place, Alaska has received its independence and validated itself as a constitutional monarchy...and now, the King of Alaska badly wishes a bride for his son and heir... the rustic of Alaska is as forbidding because it is gorgeous. And the royal family members is as rough-around-the-edges as they're coolly civilized. different royal households may well locate them stunning, yet in spite of everything, during this desert country, being a crack shot and professional trapper is simply as very important as realizing your salad fork out of your dessert fork. regrettably, while the remainder of the royals locate you mildly savage, marrying off your royal brood could be a royal discomfort. King Alexander II is determined. Why, he'd accept any woman. A commoner. An American, even! Stranded vacationer Christina Krabbe is American, and a commoner, yet she has 0 curiosity in enduring a royal marriage ceremony, generating royal heirs, and turning into Queen of Alaska...until she will get an exceptional examine Prince David. He could be a bit unruly--actually, the phrases untamed and just a little risky come to mind--but Christina's no smooth flower herself. And whilst His Highness discovers Christina may give nearly as good as she will get, he is Prince Charmed, if now not fairly captivating. yet can a wild guy Prince and a latest American lady make a existence jointly? and should the palace nonetheless be status whilst the airborne dirt and dust clears?

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Download E-books Castle Dor PDF

By Daphne du Maurier, Arthur Quiller-Couch

A spellbinding love tale, Castle Dor used to be the incomplete final novel of the British novelist Sir Arthur Quiller-Crouch, greater often called "Q." the radical was once handed directly to Daphne du Maurier by means of his daughter, who was once yes that du Maurier's storytelling abilities have been ideally fitted to finishing the tale.

The result's a paranormal, compelling retelling of Tristan and Iseult, the star-crossed fans transplanted in time to the Cornwall of the final century. an opportunity come across among the Breton onion-seller, Amyot Trestane, and the newly-wed Linnet Lewarne launches their tragic tale, taking them within the fateful footsteps of the doomed fans of Cornish legend.

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Download E-books Rebecca PDF

By Daphne Du Maurier

With those phrases, the reader is ushered into an remoted grey stone mansion at the windswept Cornish coast, because the moment Mrs. Maxim de iciness recollects the chilling occasions that transpired as she started her new lifestyles because the younger bride of a husband she slightly knew. For in each nook of each room have been phantoms of a time useless yet now not forgotten—a previous devotedly preserved by means of the sinister housekeeper, Mrs. Danvers: a collection immaculate and untouched, garments laid out and able to be worn, yet now not by way of any of the good house's present occupants. With an eerie presentiment of evil tightening her middle, the second one Mrs. de iciness walked within the shadow of her mysterious predecessor, decided to discover the darkest secrets and techniques and shattering truths approximately Maxim's first wife—the past due and hauntingly appealing Rebecca.

This detailed version of Rebecca contains excerpts from Daphne du Maurier's The Rebecca computing device and different Memories, an essay at the actual Manderley, du Maurier's unique epilogue to the booklet, and more.

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Download E-books Divine PDF

By Karen Kingsbury

Mary Madison is expert and redeemed, a robust voice in Washington, D.C. yet she additionally has a earlier that shamed well mannered society. A survivor of unspeakable horror, Mary has battled paralyzing worry, faithlessness, dependancy, and promiscuity. but even in her darkest valley, Mary used to be sustained from afar, prayed over through a grandmother who clung to the assumption that God had exact plans for Mary.

Now a divine energy has set Mary loose to carry life-changing desire and like to battered girls residing within the shadow of the nation’s capital―women like Emma Johnson. A unmarried mom fleeing an abusive courting, Emma wonders even if there's wish for her and her younger daughters. She is determined, damaged, and unloved . . . and tempted to devote the unthinkable. Then Mary introduces Emma to the best love of all, more than any both of them has ever imagined.

With hallmark tenderness and tool, Karen Kingsbury weaves a tapestry of lifestyles, loss, love, faith―and the miracle of resurrection.

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