The Best of Us

The Best of Us
Author: Robyn Carr
Pages: 400
ISBN: 9781488088681
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Release: 2019-01-08
Editor: MIRA
Language: en

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In Sullivan’s Crossing, #1 New York Times bestselling author Robyn Carr has created a place where good people, powerful emotions, great humor and a healthy dose of common sense are the key ingredients to a happy life. Sullivan’s Crossing brings out the best in people. It’s a place you’ll want to visit again and again. Dr. Leigh Culver loves practicing medicine in Timberlake, Colorado. It is a much-needed change of pace from her stressful life in Chicago. The only drawback is she misses her aunt Helen, the woman who raised her. But it’s time that Leigh has her independence, and she hopes the beauty of the Colorado wilderness will entice her aunt to visit often. Helen Culver is an independent woman who lovingly raised her sister’s orphaned child. Now, with Leigh grown, it’s time for her to live life for herself. The retired teacher has become a successful mystery writer who loves to travel and intends to never experience winter again. When Helen visits Leigh, she is surprised to find her niece still needs her, especially when it comes to sorting out her love life. But the biggest surprise comes when Leigh takes Helen out to Sullivan’s Crossing and Helen finds herself falling for the place and one special person. Helen and Leigh will each have to decide if they can open themselves up to love neither expected to find and seize the opportunity to live their best lives.

The Best of Us

The Best of Us
Author: Sarah Pekkanen
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9781451673524
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Release: 2013-04-09
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

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Paradise isn’t quite what it seems as four college friends meet for an island vacation in this captivating new novel from the acclaimed author of These Girls. An all-expense-paid week at a luxury villa in Jamaica—it’s the invitation of a lifetime for a group of old college friends. All four women are desperate not just for a reunion, but for an escape: Tina is drowning under the demands of mothering four young children. Allie is shattered by the news that a genetic illness runs in her family. Savannah is carrying the secret of her husband’s infidelity. And, finally, there’s Pauline, who spares no expense to throw her wealthy husband an unforgettable thirty-fifth birthday celebration, hoping it will gloss over the cracks already splitting apart their new marriage. Languid hours on a private beach, gourmet dinners, and late nights of drinking kick off an idyllic week for the women and their husbands. But as a powerful hurricane bears down on the island, turmoil swirls inside the villa, forcing each of the women to reevaluate everything she knows about her friends—and herself.

The Best of Us

The Best of Us
Author: Joyce Maynard
Pages: 448
ISBN: 9781635570366
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Release: 2017-09-05
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The San Francisco Chronicle's Best of the Year List Indie Next Pick "For Reading Groups" From New York Times bestselling author Joyce Maynard, a memoir about discovering strength in the midst of great loss--"heart wrenching, inspiring, full of joy and tears and life." (Anne Lamott) In 2011, when she was in her late fifties, beloved author and journalist Joyce Maynard met the first true partner she had ever known. Jim wore a rakish hat over a good head of hair; he asked real questions and gave real answers; he loved to see Joyce shine, both in and out of the spotlight; and he didn't mind the mess she made in the kitchen. He was not the husband Joyce imagined, but he quickly became the partner she had always dreamed of. Before they met, both had believed they were done with marriage, and even after they married, Joyce resolved that no one could alter her course of determined independence. Then, just after their one-year wedding anniversary, her new husband was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. During the nineteen months that followed, as they battled his illness together, she discovered for the first time what it really meant to be a couple--to be a true partner and to have one. This is their story. Charting the course through their whirlwind romance, a marriage cut short by tragedy, and Joyce's return to singleness on new terms, The Best of Us is a heart-wrenching, ultimately life-affirming reflection on coming to understand true love through the experience of great loss.

The Best of American Heritage The Old West

The Best of American Heritage  The Old West
Author: Edwin S. Grosvenor
Pages: 460
ISBN: 9781640193512
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Release: 2018-11-26
Editor: New Word City
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Here in this remarkable collection from American Heritage, such noted authors as Tom Brokaw, Wallace Stegner, John Lukacs, and others bring to life many of the most famous men and women of the Old West - from Lewis and Clark to Charles Frémont, Billy the Kid, Wyatt Earp, Chief Joseph, Frederick Remington, the defenders of the Alamo, the Texas Rangers, and the riders of the Pony Express. It also shines a light on topics such as the origins of scalping, the famous Lincoln County War, the grim medical reality of Western gunfights, cowboy jargon, and the first rodeo.

The Best of American Education

The Best of American Education
Author: United States. Office of Education
Pages: 60
ISBN: UOM:39015026839673
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Release: 1970
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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The Best of Me Movie Tie In Enhanced Ebook

The Best of Me  Movie Tie In Enhanced Ebook
Author: Nicholas Sparks
Pages: 368
ISBN: 9781455556571
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Release: 2015-01-20
Editor: Grand Central Publishing
Language: en

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WITH FEATURETTES FROM NICHOLAS SPARKS AND THE MOVIE CAST, DELETED SCENES, MUSIC VIDEO, AND MORE! IN THEATERS OCTOBER 17, 2014! Starring Michelle Monaghan, James Marsden, Luke Bracey, and Liana Liberator "Everyone wanted to believe that endless love was possible. She'd believed in it once, too, back when she was eighteen." In the spring of 1984, high school students Amanda Collier and Dawson Cole fell deeply, irrevocably in love. Though they were from opposite sides of the tracks, their love for one another seemed to defy the realities of life in the small town of Oriental, North Carolina. But as the summer of their senior year came to a close, unforeseen events would tear the young couple apart, setting them on radically divergent paths. Now, twenty-five years later, Amanda and Dawson are summoned back to Oriental for the funeral of Tuck Hostetler, the mentor who once gave shelter to their high school romance. Neither has lived the life they imagined . . . and neither can forget the passionate first love that forever changed their lives. As Amanda and Dawson carry out the instructions Tuck left behind for them, they realize that everything they thought they knew -- about Tuck, about themselves, and about the dreams they held dear -- was not as it seemed. Forced to confront painful memories, the two former lovers will discover undeniable truths about the choices they have made. And in the course of a single, searing weekend, they will ask of the living, and the dead: Can love truly rewrite the past?

The Best Part of Us

The Best Part of Us
Author: Sally Cole-Misch
Pages: 304
ISBN: 163152741X
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Release: 2020-09-08
Editor: She Writes Press
Language: en

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Beth thought she'd never go back. She buried her memories of summers on her family's island in Canada deep inside, and created a new life in urban Chicago--far from the natural world. When her grandfather asks Beth to return to the island, will she preserve who she's become or risk everything to discover if what was lost, still remains?

The Mammoth Book of the Best of Best New Horror

The Mammoth Book of the Best of Best New Horror
Author: Stephen Jones
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9781849014380
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Release: 2010-03-25
Editor: Robinson
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

For twenty years The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror has been recognized as the world's foremost annual showcase of horror and dark fantasy fiction. Now, with one story from each year in which it has been published, from 1989 to 2008, representing the work of dozens of authors, many of them acknowledged as the foremost practitioners of the genre, multi-award-winning editor Stephen Jones looks back on two decades of superb writing to bring readers the ultimate horror fiction anthology. With names such as Ramsey Campbell, Christopher Fowler, Neil Gaiman, Michael Marshall Smith, Paul J. McAuley and Lisa Tuttle, this collection represents a true landmark in horror fiction publishing. Praise for Stephen Jones: 'Horror's last maverick.' - Christopher Fowler 'Stephen Jones . . . has a better sense of the genre than almost anyone in this country.'- Lisa Tuttle, The Times Books 'The best horror anthologist in the business is, of course, Stephen Jones.' - Roz Kavaney, Time Out 'Edited by Stephen Jones, a member of that tiny band of anthologists whose work is so reliably good that you automatically reach out and grab hold of any new volume spotted if you are wise.'- Gahan Wilson, Realms of Fantasy 'One of the genre's most enthusiastic cheerleaders.' - Publishers Weekly 'Horror readers owe Stephen Jones a lot.' - Rue Morgue 'Edited by the prolific and reliable Stephen Jones.' - SFX Magazine 'Jones performs his usual exemplary job.' - Starlog (UK) 'A new horror anthology from Stephen Jones is always an event' - Dennis Etchison

The Best of Dark Legacy Volume 1

The Best of Dark Legacy  Volume 1
Author: Ran Cartwright
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781365239458
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Release: 2021
Editor: Lulu.com
Language: en

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Relationships The Best of the Infinite Mind

Relationships  The Best of the Infinite Mind
Author: Fred Goodwin
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781932479867
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Release: 2003-05
Editor: Lichtenstein Creative Media
Language: en

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The Best of the Once Daily Plus

The Best of the Once Daily Plus
Author: Beverly Mittelman
Pages: 111
ISBN: UOM:39015015526273
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Release: 1972
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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The Best of Zane Grey Outdoorsman

The Best of Zane Grey  Outdoorsman
Author: Zane Grey
Pages: 349
ISBN: 9780811725996
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Release: 1992-08-01
Editor: Stackpole Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Presents Zane Grey's adventures in the outdoors as they appeared in a selection of his stories about hunting and fishing

100 of the Best Roller Coasters In the United States

100 of the Best Roller Coasters In the United States
Author: Alex Trost,Vadim Kravetsky
Pages: 28
ISBN: 9781493557349
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Release: 2014-06-13
Editor: A&V
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Are you looking for a journey that will take you through this amazing obok, along with funny comments and a word puzzle? Then this book is for you. Whether you are looking at this book for curiosity, choices, options, or just for fun; this book fits any criteria. Writing this book did not happen quickly. It is thorough look at accuracy and foundation before the book was even started. This book was created to inform, entertain and maybe even test your knowledge. By the time you finish reading this book you will want to share it with others.

A Selection of Hymns from the best authors The twenty sixth edition etc

A Selection of Hymns  from the best authors     The twenty sixth edition  etc
Author: John Rippon
Pages: 329
ISBN: BL:A0019766414
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Release: 1830
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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London Is the Best City in America

London Is the Best City in America
Author: Laura Dave
Pages: 246
ISBN: 0143038508
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Release: 2007
Editor: Penguin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Working at a tiny Rhode Island bait and tackle shop in the three years after ending her engagement and leaving the city, Emmy Everett learns that her brother is experiencing cold feet twenty-four hours before his own wedding, a situation in which Emmy accompanies her brother on a road trip to help him make the right decision. A first novel. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.

The Best of Times

The Best of Times
Author: Peter Rimmer
Pages: 329
ISBN:
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Release: 2020-10-10
Editor: Kamba Publishing
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

They chanted. ‘Release Mandela’. But for three young individuals, their motives are their own… During a London Anti-Apartheid march, the Daily Mirror reporter Harry meets the impassioned Petronella, a communist activist. Alongside her is Josiah Makoni, a man spearheading his own cause to free his people from colonial Rhodesia. A country threatening to declare unilateral independence from Britain… Enamoured after his brief encounter, Harry wants more. Why is this woman so intriguing when her political agenda is in direct contrast to her family background? The granddaughter of an English magnate and daughter of a privileged white Rhodesian farmer. Playing with Harry, it becomes clear that Petronella and Josiah are lovers, driving Harry ever more to win her over. But for Josiah, his desire and passion are for his land. To break free of white oppression. To recruit freedom fighters and take back the power of his country, Zimbabwe. No matter the unthinkable… The Best of Times is the ninth episode in the Brigandshaw Chronicles. It’s the best of times for some, but the start of a bitter war to come.

Choke Gasp the Best of 75 Years of EC Comics

Choke Gasp  the Best of 75 Years of EC Comics
Author: Harvey Kurtzman
Pages: 528
ISBN: 9781506715841
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Release: 2019
Editor: Dark Horse Books
Language: en

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"This volume collects material from issues of Crime SuspenStories, Frontline Combat, Haunt of Fear, Impact, Shock SuspenStories, Tales from the Crypt, Two-Fisted Tales, Vault of Horror, Weird Fantasy, Weird Science, and Weird Science-Fantasy"--

The Best Horror of the Year

The Best Horror of the Year
Author: Ellen Datlow
Pages: 350
ISBN: 9781597802413
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Release: 2009-10-01
Editor: Start Publishing LLC
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

An Air Force Loadmaster is menaced by strange sounds within his cargo; a man is asked to track down a childhood friend... who died years earlier; doomed pioneers forge a path westward as a young mother discovers her true nature; an alcoholic strikes a dangerous bargain with a gregarious stranger; urban explorers delve into a ruined book depository, finding more than they anticipated; residents of a rural Wisconsin town defend against a legendary monster; a woman wracked by survivor's guilt is haunted by the ghosts of a tragic crash; a detective strives to solve the mystery of a dismembered girl; an orphan returns to a wicked witch's candy house; a group of smugglers find themselves buried to the necks in sand; an unanticipated guest brings doom to a high-class party; a teacher attempts to lead his students to safety as the world comes to an end around them... What frightens us, what unnerves us? What causes that delicious shiver of fear to travel the lengths of our spines? It seems the answer changes every year. Every year the bar is raised; the screw is tightened. Ellen Datlow knows what scares us; the twenty-one stories and poems included in this anthology were chosen from magazines, webzines, anthologies, literary journals, and single author collections to represent the best horror of the year. Legendary editor Ellen Datlow (Poe: New Tales Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe), winner of multiple Hugo, Bram Stoker, and World Fantasy awards, joins Night Shade Books in presenting The Best Horror of the Year, Volume One.

The Best of Boards

The Best of Boards
Author: Marci S. Thomas,Kim Strom-Gottfried
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9780870519659
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Release: 2016-11-07
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Nonprofit organizations’ boards are justifiably passionate about their causes and eager to help their organizations. However, in today’s increasingly regulated climate, board members, who come from diverse backgrounds and may have little financial expertise, can feel overwhelmed by the regulations that are their duty to follow. The Best of Boards: Sound Governance and Leadership for Nonprofit Organizations provides not-for-profit board members and financial managers with the essential fiduciary knowledge and indispensable leadership guidance that they need to meet the challenges of the current not-for-profit environment. This book contains: Financial and ethical guidance for real-life situations Practical leadership advice for novice and experienced board members Assistance for not-for-profit managers tasked with governance challenges Tools, checklists, and templates based on common sense management techniques This publication will build ethically sound management knowledge in not-for-profit board members so that they can ensure the compliance and, ultimately, the success of their organization.

The Greatest Criminal Cases Changing the Course of American Law

The Greatest Criminal Cases  Changing the Course of American Law
Author: J. Michael Martinez
Pages: 266
ISBN: 9781440828690
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Release: 2014-03-28
Editor: ABC-CLIO
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

This fascinating book recounts the compelling stories behind 14 of the most important criminal procedure cases in American legal history. • Includes 20 photographs of key participants and scenes • Explains legal principles through engaging, jargon-free prose • Connects the importance of the cases to constitutional criminal procedure • Explores the impact of Supreme Court decisions