Ascent: A Novel by Jed Mercurio

By Jed Mercurio

Yefgenii Yeremin is a flyer and he's a phantom.

In the Korean conflict, he's the mythical ace dubbed 'Ivan the Terrible', capturing down extra American jets than the other pilot in heritage. however the Soviet Union's involvement in Korea needs to be saved mystery, so Yefgenii is exiled to a distant Arctic base, his identify unknown, his victories uncelebrated.

But in 1964, a guy arrives from Moscow, from the distance Committee, looking for a volunteer ready to sacrifice every thing for his country...

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A Curse on Dostoevsky by Atiq Rahimi

By Atiq Rahimi

Kabul, past due nineties. Rassoel returns to his place of origin. His father, a confident communist, despatched him to St. Petersburg, yet Rassoel grew extra love for Dostoevsky than for the ideology of communism. because the Russian occupying forces left Afghanistan, a bloody civil struggle is raging there and Rassoel observes Kabul perish in cruelty and corruption. He makes a decision he'll not notice and do not anything, yet to convey justice again instead...

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Take My Life by Winston Graham

By Winston Graham

First released in 1965 by means of Bodley Head

Why does catastrophe so frequently stick to good fortune?

This is the query that Philippa Talbot asks herself time and again in the dead of night days that stick to her triumph at Covent backyard.

On that night she sees her husband in dialog with Elizabeth Rusman, a tender violinist from the orchestra. She discovers that they have been as soon as fanatics, and he or she and Nicholas have a jealous quarrel.

But through morning Elizabeth is lifeless and Nicholas in custody, accused of her homicide. because the facts builds up opposed to him, Philippa starts off the struggle to end up his innocence – a struggle which progressively exposes her to negative chance . . .

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Analfabeten som kunde räkna by Jonas Jonasson

By Jonas Jonasson

Hon började arbeta som femåring, blev föräldralös vid tio, överkörd vid femton. Ingenting tydde på annat än att hon skulle leva ett tag i sitt skjul i Sydafrikas största kåkstad och sedan dö, saknad av ingen. Om hon nu inte varit den hon var, males det var hon ju. Nombeko Mayeki var analfabeten som kunde räkna.
Ödet tillsammans med hennes talang för henne bort från Soweto, until eventually internationell storpolitik, until andra sidan jordklotet, until eventually två identiskt lika och väldigt olika bröder. less than resan lyckas hon reta upp världens mest fruktade säkerhetstjänst innan hon en dag finner sig själv instängd i skåpet until eventually en potatisbil. Där och då är världen som världen känner den hotad.
I Analfabeten som kunde räkna gör Jonas Jonasson upp med fundamentalismen i alla dess former tillsammans med vanföreställningen om olika parents olika värde. Han gör det med humor och värme. Och slår en gång för alla hål på myten om att kungar inte nackar höns.

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The Perfect Letter: A Novel by Chris Harrison

By Chris Harrison

Because the longtime host of ABC's The Bachelor and The Bachelorette, Chris Harrison has realized a specific thing or approximately romance. Now, in his debut novel, Chris attracts on his distinctive insights and knowledge to discover the exhilarating adventure of risking all of it within the identify of love.

"The fact used to be anything Jake acknowledged they need to maintain, continually, among the 2 of them . . . "

Leigh Merrill had spent ten years working clear of her earlier. a skilled younger ebook editor at the quickly tune at a tremendous publishing condo, Leigh have been decided to construct a lifestyles for herself in long island City—a lifestyles faraway from the hay-filled barns, swimming holes, and rolling hills of her grandfather's horse farm in Texas. And for the main half, she'd succeeded. This new lifestyles, one packed with books and events and romance, used to be every thing she'd dreamt of as a woman. entire. chuffed even, if Leigh thought of the longer term she used to be construction with Joseph, an excellent, beneficiant guy who cherished the very floor she walked on. nonetheless, while the invitation arrived asking her to be the keynote speaker on the Austin Writer's convention, Leigh couldn't forget about the nagging feeling that Texas, with all of its tangled secrets and techniques, was once calling her home.

Out of purposes to decline to a loose journey, Leigh sees the convention as a superbly timed escape—just a couple of days away to meet up with outdated buddies, meet a couple of capability authors, and transparent her brain. yet Leigh's plans for a quiet retreat fast dissolve whilst a stack of deeply own letters from the previous are left in her lodge room. in the end those years of operating, Leigh has nowhere to conceal. In her fingers she holds the letters that naked her soul and her secrets and techniques, the letters she wrote to 1 guy, the affection of her life—Jake. together with her earlier and current crashing in round her, Leigh needs to make a decision simply how a lot she's keen to possibility for love.

A notable debut by way of a modern day love specialist, the proper Letter is a must-read for Bachelor fanatics, and hopeless romantics, everywhere.

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McAllister (Rem McAllister, Book 1) by Matt Chisholm

By Matt Chisholm

Rem McAllister took the task reluctantly. He was once to guide a military mule-train encumbered with gold around the desolate tract from Mesquite Springs - and he knew that with Clancy and the ruthless Franchon Gang at the rampage, and Gaton and his Apaches out for white scalps, there wasn't a lot likelihood of its getting through.

So while the mule-train was once bushwhacked, the military escort massacred, the gold stolen and he himself wounded, McAllister wasn't fairly shocked.

Just solid and mad. And out for bullet-fast revenge.

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Visible Spirits by Steve Yarbrough

By Steve Yarbrough

In 1902, in a small neighborhood deep within the Mississippi Delta, approximately a iteration after the tip of slavery, occasions obscured by way of time yet very unlikely to forgive or disregard echo within the lives of blacks and whites alike. As sure jointly by means of background as they're separated via mutual mistrust, the electorate of Loring face current tensions as they give the impression of being towards an doubtful destiny.

Into this charged surroundings rides Tandy Payne--prodigal son of a famous planter and brother of the present mayor, and a dissolute gambler trying to reclaim the kinfolk property. whilst he is taking benefit of a perceived mild from the town's black postmistress, the consequent conflict along with his principled brother ends up in a harrowing disagreement. Fueled by way of darkish and brutal stories, their familial dispute speedy spreads in the course of the nation-state. Steve Yarbrough confronts personality with morality, cause with blood, during this relocating novel that explores the farthest barriers of human nature.

From the exchange Paperback edition.

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Solitaire, Part 3 of 3 by Alice Oseman

By Alice Oseman

In case you're pondering, this isn't a love tale. Chapters 28-44 of the heartbreaking debut novel, Solitaire. My identify is Tori Spring. i admire to sleep and that i wish to weblog. final 12 months – prior to all that stuff with Charlie and earlier than I needed to face the tough realities of A-Levels and college purposes and the truth that sooner or later i actually should begin speaking to humans – I had associates. issues have been very diversified, i suppose, yet that's everywhere now. Now there's Solitaire. And Michael Holden. I don't be aware of what Solitaire are attempting to do, and that i don't care approximately Michael Holden.I fairly don't. This really good debut novel via awesome younger writer Alice Oseman is ideal for enthusiasts of John eco-friendly, Rainbow Rowell and all unflinchingly sincere writers.

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The Deepest Rift by Ruthanna Emrys

By Ruthanna Emrys

Within the inner most canyon within the inhabited worlds, mammoth mantas jump in the course of the air and depart patterned constructions in the back of. A group of sapiologists search to end up that those smooth filaments are actual language, not only bee's dance. yet time has run out, and their reckoning is upon them. Will they turn out that their study is legitimate, or will they be scattered to the corners of the galaxy?

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