The Silence

The Silence
Author: Tim Lebbon
Pages: 400
ISBN: 9781781168837
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Release: 2015-04-14
Editor: Titan Books (US, CA)
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A terror-filled story of one family and their friends, as they struggle to survive in a world overrun by ravenous creatures that hunt purely by sound... Soon to be a major motion picture.

The Silence

The Silence
Author: Don DeLillo
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781982164577
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Release: 2020-10-20
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

From the National Book Award–winning author of Underworld, a “daring…provocative…exquisite” (The Washington Post) novel about five people gathered together in a Manhattan apartment, in the midst of a catastrophic event. It is Super Bowl Sunday in the year 2022. Five people, dinner, an apartment on the east side of Manhattan. The retired physics professor and her husband and her former student waiting for the couple who will join them from what becomes a dramatic flight from Paris. The conversation ranges from a survey telescope in North-central Chile to a favorite brand of bourbon to Einstein’s 1912 Manuscript on the Special Theory of Relativity. Then something happens and the digital connections that have transformed our lives are severed. What follows is a “brilliant and astonishing…masterpiece” (Chicago Tribune) about what makes us human. Don DeLillo completed this novel just weeks before the advent of the Covid pandemic. His language, the dazzle of his sentences offer a kind of solace in our bewildering world. “DeLillo’s shrewd, darkly comic observations about the extravagance and alienation of contemporary life can still slice like a scalpel” (Entertainment Weekly). “In this wry and cutting meditation on collective loss, a rupture severs us, suddenly, from everything we’ve come to rely on. The Silence seems to absorb DeLillo’s entire body of work and sand it into stone or crystal.” —Rachel Kushner

The Silence

The Silence
Author: Susan Allott
Pages: 368
ISBN: 9780008361327
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Release: 2020-04-30
Editor: HarperCollins
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Longlisted for the New Blood Dagger Award 2021 'A darkly gripping and addictive read. I tore through it in a few days’ ESTHER FREUD 'Deeply engrossing ... an exquisite literary thriller’ PHILIPPA EAST ‘Emotionally wrenching’ WALL STREET JOURNAL ‘Impossible to put down’ TREVOR WOOD

Out of the Silence

Out of the Silence
Author: Erle Cox
Pages: 416
ISBN: IND:39000003251969
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Release: 1976
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Into the Silence

Into the Silence
Author: Wade Davis
Pages: 672
ISBN: 9780307700568
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Release: 2011-10-18
Editor: Vintage
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The definitive story of the British adventurers who survived the trenches of World War I and went on to risk their lives climbing Mount Everest. On June 6, 1924, two men set out from a camp perched at 23,000 feet on an ice ledge just below the lip of Everest’s North Col. George Mallory, thirty-seven, was Britain’s finest climber. Sandy Irvine was a twenty-two-year-old Oxford scholar with little previous mountaineering experience. Neither of them returned. Drawing on more than a decade of prodigious research, bestselling author and explorer Wade Davis vividly re-creates the heroic efforts of Mallory and his fellow climbers, setting their significant achievements in sweeping historical context: from Britain’s nineteen-century imperial ambitions to the war that shaped Mallory’s generation. Theirs was a country broken, and the Everest expeditions emerged as a powerful symbol of national redemption and hope. In Davis’s rich exploration, he creates a timeless portrait of these remarkable men and their extraordinary times.

Sounding the Silence

Sounding the Silence
Author: John Skinner
Pages: 120
ISBN: 1568545657
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Release: 2005-09-01
Editor: LiturgyTrainingPublications
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Here is an invitation to experience God in the prayerful moments of silent meditation. Sounding the Silence guides our prayer so that we can escape the chaos and distractions that life sometimes gives us and just sit, in "silence," with God. Inspired by the Carthusian tradition of silent prayer, Skinner offers simple models of praying that are both inviting and safe, proving that anyone can pray and that no prayer is the same. It provides weekly readings based on a simple half hour of stillness and threaded together to provide a year long exploration of silence. The book can be used individually or by Catholic and ecumenical prayer groups, RCIA team members, worship team members, and parish or diocesan staff members.

The Silence of God

The Silence of God
Author: Robert Anderson
Pages: 215
ISBN: 0825498228
Available:
Release: 1978-06-01
Editor: Kregel Publications
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The author gives a thoroughly scriptural answer to the issue of God's silence for nearly 2,000 years. Also available in Spanish!

Lifting the Silence

Lifting the Silence
Author: David Scott Smith,Sydney Percival Smith
Pages: 248
ISBN: 9781554888252
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Release: 2010-11-01
Editor: Dundurn
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

At a time of great sacrifice in Canadian history, we are welcomed into the homes, the hearts, and the minds of mothers, sons, fathers, and friends as we follow Syd Smith and his high-school brotherhood of 13 when they answer the call to duty in 1941.

Breaking the Silence

Breaking the Silence
Author: Cathy Malchiodi
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9781317772002
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Release: 2014-04-04
Editor: Routledge
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Shatter the Silence

Shatter the Silence
Author: L. D. Smith
Pages: 444
ISBN: 9781478791393
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Release: 2017-09-23
Editor: Outskirts Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

I lie in bed fearing the sound of footsteps on the stairs. Footsteps now in the hall. The door opens. The door closes quietly. Then the sound I fear the most, the click of the lock as the signal my nightmare is about to begin again… Adult survivors of abuse and molestation and those with mental illness are often told to remain silent, to discuss their lives in dark corners and in hushed tones. Shatter the Silence seeks to break that cycle as LD Smith candidly and eloquently tells the story of her own journey—and it is not pretty. It is not a fairy tale, and unfortunately it is reality for so many. She invites you to join her and learn what being strong really entails. Know that it is possible to stand proud and speak loudly the story of survival.

THE SILENCE OF SOULS

THE SILENCE OF SOULS
Author: DIVYAK PRATAP SINGH ,NUREEN FATIMA
Pages: 140
ISBN:
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Release: 2021
Editor: BookSquirrel Publication
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

This anthology is a collection of scribbling that reflects the imagination of 40 fabulous authors. Hope this book talks and listens as well. It is said that "A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies." Do read these poems and tales to get a new experience. This project is initiated by BSP and compiled by Divyak Pratap Singh and Nureen Fatima.

The Silence What It Is and How To Use It

The Silence  What It Is and How To Use It
Author: David V. Bush
Pages: 329
ISBN:
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Release: 101-01-01
Editor: Prabhat Prakashan
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

There are steps of approach to the Silence. Stillness is one thing and the Silence is another. One may quiet himself physically and not be still, and he may be still without entering the Silence. When one becomes physically and mentally at rest, he is apt to become receptive to psychic influences; and when these are not desired it is advisable to protect oneself while mentally negative. One may affirm his Oneness with God, his being surrounded and protected by the divine Goodness, and may symbolize this by enveloping himself in thought with the white light of love or the mellowed tints of sunshine.

Riders of the Silence

Riders of the Silence
Author: Max Brand
Pages: 185
ISBN: 9781609775919
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Release: 2014-04-04
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Frederick Schiller Faust (May 29, 1892 - May 12, 1944) was an American author known primarily for his thoughtful and literary Westerns under the pen name Max Brand. This is one of his novels.

Out of the Silence

Out of the Silence
Author: Owen Mullen
Pages: 286
ISBN: 9781913682453
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Release: 2019-01-28
Editor: Bloodhound+ORM
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A British journalist gets embroiled in a shadowy world of revenge and honor killings in this international thriller by the author of In Harm’s Way. When British investigative reporter Ralph Buchanan is sent to Pakistan, he figures his best days are behind him. But he’s about to embark on a story that will change his life forever. In the Punjab region, Dr. Simone Jasnin hears an abused woman’s harrowing story just before she dies. Afra’s tale of sadistic cruelty is all too common in this region of the world. But Dr. Jasnin is determined not to let Afra’s story die with her—and she goes to Buchanan for help exposing the injustice. Seven years later, members of a prominent Pakistani family are being brutally murdered, one by one. The only clues the hand-carved wooden bangles left at the scene of each crime. As the list of suspects grows and authorities come up short, Buchanan realizes the solution to the deadly riddle might be closer to home than he ever thought possible. It’s a story that could put him back on top…but at what cost?

FOLLOW THE SILENCE poems of passion and conscience Vol 2

FOLLOW THE SILENCE  poems of passion and conscience Vol  2
Author: Charles Edward York
Pages: 604
ISBN: 9781387744169
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Release: 2018-05-02
Editor: Lulu.com
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

FOLLOW THE SILENCE: poems of passion and conscience Vol. 2 explores life, faith, nature, death, war & more. This volume is the second half of his complete work of poetry of 770 poems.

The Silence of Bones

The Silence of Bones
Author: June Hur
Pages: 352
ISBN: 1250763673
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Release: 2021-04-20
Editor: Square Fish
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

June Hur's elegant and haunting debut The Silence of Bones is a bloody YA historical mystery tale perfect for fans of Kerri Maniscalco and Renée Ahdieh. I have a mouth, but I mustn't speak; Ears, but I mustn't hear; Eyes, but I mustn't see. 1800, Joseon (Korea). Homesick and orphaned sixteen-year-old Seol is living out the ancient curse: “May you live in interesting times.” Indentured to the police bureau, she’s been tasked with assisting a well-respected young inspector with the investigation into the politically charged murder of a noblewoman. As they delve deeper into the dead woman's secrets, Seol forms an unlikely bond of friendship with the inspector. But her loyalty is tested when he becomes the prime suspect, and Seol may be the only one capable of discovering what truly happened on the night of the murder. But in a land where silence and obedience are valued above all else, curiosity can be deadly. Praise for The Silence of Bones: ABA Indies Introduce Selection "At once haunting and evocative, June Hur's The Silence of Bones is a gorgeous, tightly-woven debut. Prepare to delve deep into the lush and dangerous world of Korea in the 1800's for a page-turner you won't soon forget." —Hafsah Faizal, New York Times-bestselling author of We Hunt the Flame "This gripping drama is definitely one you're not going to want to miss." —Buzzfeed

Cover the Silence The Witch Who Came In From The Cold Season 1 Episode 8

Cover the Silence  The Witch Who Came In From The Cold Season 1 Episode 8
Author: Cassandra Rose Clarke,Ian Tregillis,Fran Wilde,Lindsay Smith
Pages: 31
ISBN: 9781682100530
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Release: 2017-04-05
Editor: Serial Box Publishing
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

From a party at the Soviet embassy to a showdown at Bar Vodnář , the mysterious mistress of the Flame heats up the latest episode of The Witch Who Came in from the Cold, the riveting new series set in an alternate Cold War where spycraft and witchcraft execute a deadly pas de deux. When a Soviet socialite throws a party, all of fashionable Prague attends. But behind the glitter and flirtation, an intricate game of influence and power plays out in which secrets become weapons and friendships are only weaknesses to be exploited. Meanwhile, across town, a different but equally lethal game unfolds at Bar Vodnář, where Jordan must call upon all her magical mojo to defend her home turf. This episode, brought to you by Cassandra Rose Clarke, draws back the curtain on the Flame, revealing a powerful new player in Prague's most perilous game. Praise for The Witch Who Came in from the Cold: "Those who like to mix magic, spycraft, and secret history should enjoy this—it may please fans of Stross’s Laundry series." —Locus Magazine "Full of fast-paced, high-intensity action paired with magic at a level that has not been seen until now, with a cliff-hanger that lets readers know that the game is not over and has only just begun." —The San Francisco Book Review "The Witch Who Came in from the Cold is a chilly evocation of a different kind of Cold War." —Charles Stross, author of the Laundry Files series “Take a double shot of Le Carré, a dash of Deighton, a twist of Quiller, a splash of Al Stewart’s The Year of the Cat, throw in a jigger full of elemental magic, mix well ... and voilà! The Witch Who Came In From The Cold.” —Victor Milán, author of The Dinosaur Lords "The occult love child of John le Carre and The Sandbaggers." —Marie Brennan, author of A Natural History of Dragons "As soon as I saw that, I was instantly hooked, and the pilot jacked the intrigue to the max. Two female Soviet spy witches, an American spy with something weird drilling magical holes in his head, and a world of secrets within secrets in a locale where old-world myth and the Cold War face off, pedal to the metal . . . it’s awesome. Or as we said in 1970, Far out. " —Sherwood Smith, author of Crown Duel "The installments are easy to read one at a time, but the tangles of alliances, secrets, and shocking double-crosses will have readers up all night mumbling, “Just one more.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review

Unwinding the Silence

Unwinding the Silence
Author: Cesar A. Gonzalext
Pages: 89
ISBN: UTEXAS:059173000392620
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Release: 1987
Editor: Lalo Publications
Language: en

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The Silence Slips In

The Silence Slips In
Author: Alison Hughes
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781459817081
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Release: 2019-03-05
Editor: Orca Book Publishers
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

When the party's over and the baby finally falls asleep, when the dog is all barked out and the screens are dark, the Silence pads in on soft, furry feet. A warm, comforting presence, the Silence curls up in a sun-beam like a cuddly cat and helps you read, think and be still. The Silence is friends with the Dark. Together they soothe the jagged edges left when the Noise has rolled on and gently launch the boats of your dreams into the night. When the day becomes overwhelming or other feelings become too big, the Silence slips in. With soft illustrations and soothing text, this is a quiet story about learning to find calm in the busy world around you.

Where the Silence Calls

Where the Silence Calls
Author: M J Lee
Pages: 320
ISBN: 1788635841
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Release: 2019-11-14
Editor: DI Ridpath Crime Thriller
Language: en

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