Categorie archieven: Style

Ugly

Author: Constance Briscoe ISBN: 9780340895993 Pages: 400 Description: I read some of the reviews of this book and found out how some people are criticizing about the ‘writing’, ‘grammar’ or ‘repetitiveness. This book is an account of a child’s memories of how she was abused, humiliated and rejected. This is a powerful book. The very […]

Title: Everlasting

Author: Charlene Cross ISBN: 9780671794330 Pages: 352 Description: Alana of Llangollen rejoiced the moment she was widowed . . . but her jubilation swiftly turned to fear. Proudly Welsh, she had married Gilbert Fitz William, one of King Henry II’s Norman vassals, to safeguard the land that was her birthright, thus ensuring peace for all […]

Dostoevsky: A Writer in His Time

Author: Joseph Frank ISBN: 9780691128191 Pages: 959 Description: Joseph Frank’s award-winning, five-volume Dostoevsky is widely recognized as the best biography of the writer in any language–and one of the greatest literary biographies of the past half-century. Now Frank’s monumental, 2500-page work has been skillfully abridged and condensed in this single, highly readable volume with a […]

Tangled

Author: Emma Chase ISBN: Pages: 254 Description: Drew Evans is a winner. Handsome and arrogant, he makes multimillion dollar business deals and seduces New York’s most beautiful women with just a smile. He has loyal friends and an indulgent family. So why has he been shuttered in his apartment for seven days, miserable and depressed? […]

Backlash

Author: D.L. Thomas ISBN: 9781493758166 Pages: 240 Description: Quinn Lewis is a man known throughout the world as a master problem solver. A private contractor who embodies a cross between MacGyver and Indiana Jones, Lewis makes his living by solving the “impossible” for governments and corporations around the world. Also an adventure racer and outdoor […]

Title: The Warrior Who Carried Life

Author: Geoff Ryman ISBN: 9780553263442 Pages: 198 Description: In his “History of Science Fiction”, Adam Roberts came up with a nifty way of dividing hard science fiction (SF) from soft SF or fantasy, saying that fantasy and soft SF followed in the footsteps of Dante and others who’ve a more catholic, a more religious or […]

Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success

Author: Adam M. Grant ISBN: 9780670026555 Pages: 320 Description: Give and Take highlights what effective networking, collaboration, influence, negotiation, and leadership skills have in common. For generations, we have focused on the individual drivers of success: passion, hard work, talent, and luck. But today, success is increasingly dependent on how we interact with others. It […]

The Last Herald-Mage

Author: Mercedes Lackey ISBN: 9780739422953 Pages: 900 Description: I was extremely impressed with this series. While it is the typical fantasy storyline of young boy-discovers powers-becomes great hero, the emotional and psychological complexity of the individual characters makes this series truly unique. This series is also the best of Lackey’s work that I have read […]

A Week to Forever

Author: Stephanie Zen ISBN: Pages: 248 Description: Amaya Jasmine Koesoemo tak pernah menduga, satu minggu bisa mengubah seluruh jalan hidupnya. Tujuh hari. Seratus lima puluh empat jam. Dan bum! Semua masa depan yang telah Amaya rancang bersama Caleb buyar begitu saja. Pertemuannya kembali dengan Dirgantara Hidayat setelah enam tahun berselang, ternyata mampu membangkitkan kembali kisah […]

Some couples have differences about the

Viendo las imágenes, aunque no se aprecia muy bien, yo diría que no parece una herida, es demasiado grande y demasiado redonda para ser un raspón, más bien parece una úlcera, producida posiblemente por una herida infectada. Jaime Nariño V, PMP , Ingeniero Industrial especialista en Inteligencia de Negocios. De hecho, uno de los proyectos […]