Télécharger le livre :  The Royal Changeling

Invading England after Charles II's death, the Duke of Monmouth comes face-to-face with an old friend - Theophilus Oglethorpe. Oglethorpe, in common with only a handful of others, knows Monmouth's background fully - not only that he is Charles's son, but also that he...
Editeur : Gateway
Parution : 2013-10-31

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Télécharger le livre :  A Dangerous Energy

England, 1967: ruled by the power of the Catholic Church, as it has been since the failure of the Protestant Reformation. In this England there are steam trains, but no internal combustion engine; rifles but no electricity; heresy but no democracy.And in thisEngland,...
Editeur : Gateway
Parution : 2013-10-02

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Télécharger le livre :  Popes and Phantoms

Admiral Slovo was a man of his time, but of more than one dimension..In his sixteenth century, a pirate might be followed by the corpse of his victim, walking across the ocean, until putrescence claimed it. Or an interview with the Pope might be mirrored, exactly, by...
Editeur : Gateway
Parution : 2013-08-29

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Télécharger le livre :  To Build Jerusalem

One morning in 1995, Jonah Ransom, clothier, is going about his everyday business when he meets a beautiful demon in his storecupboard. At around the same time, the King of England with his entire court, vanishes abruptly before the astonished eyes of his public as he...
Editeur : Gateway
Parution : 2013-08-29

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Télécharger le livre :  I, Saul

A MURDERER who would change the WORLD From multi-million copy best-selling novelist Jerry Jenkins comes a compelling international thriller that conveys you from present-day Texas to a dank Roman dungeon in A.D. 67, then down the dusty roads of ancient Israel, Asia,...
Editeur : Worthy Books
Parution : 2013-08-27

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Télécharger le livre :  The Book Against God

Thomas Bunting, charming, chaotic, and deeply untruthful, is in despair. His marriage is disintegrating, and his academic career is in ruins: instead of completing his philosophy PhD, he is secretly writing what he hopes will be his masterwork, a vast atheistic project...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2013-07-31

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Télécharger le livre :  Cromartie vs The God Shiva

By the author of Black Narcissus.'One of our best and most captivating novelists' Philip HensherA revered effigy of the god Shiva is missing from the Patna Hall Hotel on south India's exquisite Coromandel coast. Was it stolen, and to whom does it belong? Young lawyer...
Editeur : Virago
Parution : 2013-02-07
Collection : Virago Modern Classics
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Télécharger le livre :  In this House of Brede

By the author of Black Narcissus.'Her craftsmanship is always sure; her understanding of character is compassionate and profound; her prose is pure, delicate, and gently witty' New York Times'The motto was Pax but the word was set in a circle of thorns. Peace, but what...
Editeur : Virago
Parution : 2013-02-07
Collection : Virago Modern Classics
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Télécharger le livre :  Five for Sorrow Ten for Joy

By the author of Black Narcissus.'One of our best and most captivating novelists' Philip HensherThe Sisters of Béthanie, a French order of Dominican nuns, dedicate themselves to caring for the outcasts of society - criminals, prostitutes and drug addicts. Lise, an...
Editeur : Virago
Parution : 2013-02-07
Collection : Virago Modern Classics
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Télécharger le livre :  Black Narcissus

NOW A HAUNTING BBC DRAMA, STARRING GEMMA ARTERTON AND DIANA RIGG'Godden's wonderful book sets out a complex vision of the variety, necessity and danger of desire, rendered into a story that is completely pleasurable. I envy anyone reading it for the first time' - Amanda...
Editeur : Virago
Parution : 2013-02-07
Collection : Virago Modern Classics
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Télécharger le livre :  Helena

Helena is the intelligent, horse-mad daughter of a British chieftain who is thrown into marriage with the man who will one day become the Roman emperor Constantius. Leaving home for lands unknown, she spends her adulthood seeking truth in the religions, mythologies, and...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2012-12-11

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Télécharger le livre :  The Elephant Keepers' Children

Peter and Tilte are trying to track down two notorious criminals: their parents. They are the pastor and the organist, respectively, of the only church on the tiny island of Finø. Known for fabricating cheap miracles to strengthen their congregation's faith, they have...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2012-09-20

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Télécharger le livre :  The Time Keeper

From the author who's inspired millions worldwide with books like Tuesdays with Morrie and The Five People You Meet in Heaven comes his most imaginative novel yet, The Time Keeper--a compelling fable about the first man on Earth to count the hours.The man who became...
Editeur : Hachette Books
Parution : 2012-09-04

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Télécharger le livre :  The Time Keeper

Banished for centuries, as punishment for trying to measure time, the inventor of the world's first clock is finally granted his freedom, along with a mission: a chance to redeem himself by teaching two people the true meaning of time.He returns to our world and embarks...
Editeur : Sphere
Parution : 2012-09-04

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Télécharger le livre :  The Name Of The Rose

Read the enthralling medieval murder mystery behind the BBC TV Series The year is 1327. Franciscans in a wealthy Italian abbey are suspected of heresy, and Brother William of Baskerville arrives to investigate. When his delicate mission is suddenly overshadowed by seven...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2012-06-30

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Télécharger le livre :  A Prayer For Owen Meany

'A work of genius' Independent'Marvellously funny . . . What better entertainment is there than a serious book which makes you laugh?' Spectator'If you care about something you have to protect it. If you're lucky enough to find a way of life you love, you have to find...
Editeur : Transworld Digital
Parution : 2012-05-10

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Télécharger le livre :  Mrs Ali's Road To Happiness

Mrs Ali's much loved home is suddenly under threat - a road widening scheme threatens to destroy both it and the family business, the Marriage Bureau for Rich People. Meanwhile,Mrs Ali's niece, Pari, a young Muslim widow, adopts a destitute Hindu boy, and this...
Editeur : Abacus
Parution : 2012-05-03
Collection : Marriage Bureau For Rich People
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Télécharger le livre :  Mr g

With echoes of Calvino, Rushdie, and Saramago, this is a stunningly imaginative work that celebrates the tragic and joyous nature of existence on the grandest possible scale."As I remember, I had just woken up from a nap when I decided to create the universe." So begins...
Editeur : Corsair
Parution : 2012-05-03

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Télécharger le livre :  The Gardens Of Light

Born in a Mesopotamian village in the third century, the son of a Parthian warrior, Mani grows up in a volatile and dangerous world. As battle rages for control over the Middle East between the great Roman and Persian empires, as Jews and Christians, Buddhists and...
Editeur : Abacus
Parution : 2012-04-19

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Télécharger le livre :  Samarkand

A gripping historical novel set in 11th century Persia that imagines the life of poet and philosopher Omar KhayyamAccused of mocking the inviolate codes of Islam, the Persian poet and sage Omar Khayyam fortuitously finds sympathy with the very man who is to judge his...
Editeur : Abacus
Parution : 2012-04-19

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