An Affair To Dismember

Author: Elise Sax
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 0345532236
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Certain to appeal to fans of Janet Evanovich, Jennifer Crusie, and Katie MacAlister, Elise Sax’s hilarious series debut introduces matchmaker-in-training Gladie Burger, who stumbles into a dangerous quagmire of murder and red-hot romance. Three months has been Gladie Burger’s limit when it comes to staying in one place. That’s why Gladie is more than a little skeptical when her eccentric Grandma Zelda recruits her to the family’s matchmaking business in the quaint small town of Cannes, California. What’s more, Gladie is also highly unqualified, having a terrible track record with romance. Still, Zelda is convinced that her granddaughter has “the gift.” But when the going gets tough, Gladie wonders if this gift has a return policy. When Zelda’s neighbor drops dead in his kitchen, Gladie is swept into his bizarre family’s drama. Despite warnings from the (distractingly gorgeous) chief of police to steer clear of his investigation, Gladie is out to prove that her neighbor’s death was murder. It’s not too long before she’s in way over her head—with the hunky police chief, a dysfunctional family full of possible killers, and yet another mysterious and handsome man, whose attentions she’s unable to ignore. Gladie is clearly being pursued—either by true love or by a murderer. Who will catch her first? Praise for An Affair to Dismember “Elise Sax’s new Matchmaker series is off to a rousing start! . . . Sax gives the comic mystery genre a new spin. . . . A fun read sure to entertain.”—RT Book Reviews “Fans of laugh-out-loud romantic suspense will enjoy this new author as she joins the ranks of Janet Evanovich, Katie MacAllister, and Jennifer Crusie.”—Booklist “Elise Sax will win your heart.”—New York Times bestselling author Jill Shalvis “In the tradition of Janet Evanovich’s Stephanie Plum series, Elise Sax’s new novel is a funny, sexy ride.”—Valerie Frankel, author of Four of a Kind “What a fun book! It will leave readers begging for more.”—Kim Gruenenfelder, author of There’s Cake in My Future From the Paperback edition.

Los Raros

Author: Ruben Dario
ISBN: 9781976357640
Size: 12.14 MB
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Fuera de las notas sobre Mauclair y Adam, todo lo contenido en este libro fu� escrito hace doce a�os, en Buenos Aires, cuando en Francia estaba el simbolismo en pleno desarrollo. Me toc� dar a conocer en Am�rica ese movimiento y por ello y por mis versos de entonces, fu� atacado y calificado con la inevitable palabra �decadente...� Todo eso ha pasado,-como mi fresca juventud.Hay en estas p�ginas mucho entusiasmo, admiraci�n sincera, mucha lectura y no poca buena intenci�n. En la evoluci�n natural de mi pensamiento, el fondo ha quedado siempre el mismo. Confesar�, no obstante, que me he acercado a algunos de mis �dolos de anta�o y he reconocido m�s de un enga�o de mi manera de percibir.Restan la misma pasi�n de arte, el mismo reconocimiento de las jerarqu�as intelectuales, el mismo desd�n de lo vulgar y la misma religi�n de belleza. Pero una raz�n autumnal ha sucedido a las explosiones de la primavera.RUB�N DAR�O.Par�s, Enero de 1905.

Wife In The Shadows

Author: Sara Craven
Publisher: Harlequin / SB Creative
ISBN: 4596649685
Size: 68.70 MB
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In the darkness of her bedroom, an unknown intruder steals a kiss from Elena's lips. She initially yields to an experience unlike any otherbefore she pushes away her assailant, an Italian count named Angelo. A tremendous flirt she had met earlier that day at a party, he lives in a glamorous world completely unlike her own. It seems he expected to rendezvous with Elena's cousin, but mistook their bedrooms...however, their kiss was witnessed by others, and to prevent a scandal, the count's grandmother orders them to be betrothed!

Secrets Of Pinar S Game 2 Vols

Author: Roger Boase
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004338365
Size: 53.28 MB
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In Secrets of Pinar’s Game, Roger Boase deciphers a card game completed in 1496 for Queen Isabel, Prince Juan, her daughters and her 40 court ladies. This book reveals information about the court culture that cannot be found in official sources.

Bride By Royal Decree

Author: Caitlin Crews
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 1459292677
Size: 61.36 MB
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His lost princess bride! King Reza abandoned the search for his childhood betrothed, Princess Magdalena, years ago. Until the shocking appearance of a photograph of the elusive princess reignites the legend that gripped his nation. Now Reza must return to the hunt and claim his queen! Waitress Maggy's family history is a mystery, and even though she often dreamed of Prince Charming, he was never as devastatingly handsome as Reza! Fiercely independent, she won't accept her birthright on any terms but her own, so if Reza can't use legal bindings, he'll use sensual ones that Maggy will be helpless to resist!

In The Italian S Bed

Author: Anne Mather
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 1426845758
Size: 39.23 MB
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In the Italian's Bed by Anne Mather released on Sep 1, 2009 is available now for purchase.

Highlander Ever After

Author: Jennifer Ashley
Publisher: Jennifer Ashley
ISBN: 1941229360
Size: 28.90 MB
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Scotland 1820 When Zarabeth of Nvengaria is in danger, her cousin Prince Damien knows there's no safer place he can send her than to his old friend Egan MacDonald and his castle in the remote Scottish Highlands. Egan has loved Zarabeth since the day she kissed him in her father’s house five years ago, his young friend having blossomed into a beautiful woman. Since then, Zarabeth has married, but she recently discovered that her husband was a treacherous plotter, ready to overthrow her cousin Damien and take over Nvengaria. She slips away at great risk to herself and informs Damien, who sends her to Scotland, in the company of a half-logosh called Valentin to protect her, out of reach of her cruel and vengeful husband. Egan finds Zarabeth a rigid shell of a woman. He undertakes to strip away the layers she’s been forced to wear, to expose the true, spirited, beautiful Zarabeth he’d known. At the same time, Zarabeth is determined to show Egan how much she cares for him—has always cared for him. She also comes to life in the castle whose beams are likely to fall on her, and which is supposedly under a curse, where Egan’s cousins, sister, nephews, and neighbors swarm at will, returning joy and laughter to Zarabeth’s world. Egan’s nephew Jamie is determined to marry Egan off so Jamie won’t have to inherit, and recruits Zarabeth to help him. Zarabeth falls in love with Castle MacDonald and its inhabitants and never wants to leave—curse or no curse. Zarabeth grows interested in the curse and its history—anything magical fascinates her. She herself has a magical gift, inherited from her Nvengarian mother—she can read thoughts, which was how she learned of her husband’s treachery. But there is one person she’s never been able to read—Egan MacDonald, the Mad Highlander, the man she’d give her heart to, and her entire life if he wished it …

Introducci N A La Ling Stica Hisp Nica

Author: José Ignacio Hualde
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521513987
Size: 65.71 MB
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Written entirely in Spanish, this is the ideal introduction to Spanish linguistics for students. Using clear explanations, it covers all the basic concepts required to study the structural aspects of the Spanish language - phonetics and phonology, morphology and syntax - as well as the history of Spanish, its dialects and linguistic variation. This second edition incorporates new features designed to enhance its usefulness for classroom teaching: chapters have been added on the sociolinguistics of Spanish in the USA, and on semantics and pragmatics. The chapter on syntax has been considerably expanded. Numerous exercises have been added throughout the book, as well as a new glossary to help with technical terms.

Wearing The De Angelis Ring

Author: Cathy Williams
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 1488000530
Size: 70.84 MB
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Falling for her fiancé? Tycoon Theo De Angelis lives life by his rules only…until a family debt forces him to propose the only merger he's never chased—matrimony! Beautiful, inexperienced Alexa Caldini may be nothing like his usual blonde-bombshell "type" but that doesn't mean their marriage bed must grow cold… Forced to marry the son of her father's rival, Alexa is determined to impose certain ground rules for their inconvenient arrangement. Absolutely no emotions and definitely no physical relationship! But wearing the De Angelis ring is easier than facing the unexpected temptations of actually becoming Theo's wife. How long before Alexa's rules go up in smoke?