Douglas felt his face grow warm when Olive sat across from him. With no hesitation, she took his hand in hers.
"Don't worry, Mr. Bowden. How on earth could anyone go through a lifetime of war and not have a bad dream or two?" She released his hand and just looked at him, her face so pleasant. He couldn't think of a time he had seen such kindness, which made her nearly beautiful.
The best healing doesn't always take place inside the doctor's office in this brand-new regency romance from best-selling storyteller Carla Kelly.
"Another breath-taking book by Christina Bauer! CURSED takes on a new spin about the world of Necromancers and Casters and it is absolutely fantastic." -- Angelic Book Reviews
Most days, Elea couldn't care less about being a witch, even if she does have special powers over spirit and bone. Why bother with incantations when you're a farm girl? Elea only uses her Necromancer magic to speed up chores and scare off suitors.
Everything changes when the evil Necromancer Tsar curses Elea. Now, she only has five years left before she burns as a ghost, tortured for all eternity. They say there's nothing she can do, but Elea disagrees. Embracing her Necromancer ability, Elea trains as a magical assassin. Her goal? Kill the Tsar before his curse kills her. After years of preparation, Elea's finally ready to strike.
That's when everything goes horribly wrong.
A handsome warlock named Rowan steps up to help. Elea wants him as an ally, but she can't ignore the mixed-up feelings that come with ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult Length: 332 Pages (2,392 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 20th, 2020
When danger surrounds her, a mysterious man is her only hope...
A funeral takes place under London's rainy skies. Lavinia Bronson's heart mourns for the loss of her beloved father and the bleak future that her mother is planning for her.
But a mysterious man comes to upset the quiet procession and stir up scandal. Lavinia will be unable to forget his warnings... or his fathomless blue eyes.
As secrets and lies weave a dangerous web around her, Lavinia will have to learn who to trust and who to fear... and risk her heart to an enigmatic Marquess who was vowed to protect her at all costs.
If you like engaging characters, heart- wrenching twists and turns, and lots of romance, then you'll love "Enchanted by the Mysterious Marquess!"
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"Weighed and Wanting" by George MacDonald. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
Genre: Religion & Spirituality Length: 602 Pages (1,999 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 20th, 2020
Is love enough to overcome the complexities of a mental health disorder?
"This is one epic read that will send your emotions on quite a roller coaster ride of feels. " Goodreads Review.
A one-night stand with a rockstar on my birthday?
But Dan Darling, sexy and irresistible as he is, doesn't take no for an answer.
Five incredible days and a connection I thought I'd never feel.
Until he leaves on tour.
Until we're done before we're anything.
It hurts, but it's nothing compared to what I've been through before.
The first time I saw Anna, I knew she was it.
Then I doubted myself.
Thought my feelings were only a product of my impulsivity.
How can she love me when I've kept secret who I really am?
Can I pull myself together enough to be with her and make it work?
Is she the soothing medication I need to survive, or should I continue living my life one one-night stand at a time?
A rockstar romance with swoons, laughter and heartbreaking ...
Genre: Arts & Photography Length: 338 Pages (3,023 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Oct 20th, 2020
This edited volume presents the research results of the Collaborative Research Center 1026 "Sustainable manufacturing - shaping global value creation". The book aims at providing a reference guide of sustainable manufacturing for researchers, describing methodologies for development of sustainable manufacturing solutions. The volume is structured in four chapters covering the following topics: sustainable manufacturing technology, sustainable product development, sustainable value creation networks and systematic change towards sustainable manufacturing. The target audience comprises both researchers and practitioners in the field of sustainable manufacturing, but the book may also be beneficial for graduate students.
Genre: Engineering & Transportation Length: 420 Pages (8,277 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 20th, 2020
An incredible discovery deep inside the Great Pyramid, a mysterious signal sent from the Bermuda Triangle, and a ruthless experiment taking place in Area 51: How are they all connected?
When Malia Kwan exhibits unusual abilities, government agents show up at her home to apprehend her and her twin brother, Jaden -- and all hell breaks loose. After their parents are killed, Jaden and Malia flee into the night, becoming fugitives. Before long, they discover their true identities are tied to the lost city of Atlantis -- and to the origins of humanity itself. And now a threat emerges that could wipe out the entire human race -- unless Jaden and Malia can stop it!
If you like fast-paced thrillers with mysteries of historical significance, you'll love The Secret of Giza!
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Genre: Teen & Young Adult Length: 434 Pages (501 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Oct 20th, 2020
Faced with mythical assassins, a madman with superhuman strength, and a magic ball of light with a superiority complex, a sellsword takes on his hardest job yet -- staying alive.
Sword-for-hire Aaron Envelar's only loyalty is to his coin purse. While fools drench battlefields with blood in the realm's war of succession, he keeps a steely focus. But when his latest mission turns sour, he's stuck with a dead prince and an unbreakable bond with a magical glowing orb that curses him with compassion.
Hired to smuggle the prince's sister out of the city, they're hunted down by a host of mythical creatures and merciless assassins hellbent on destruction. But fighting his way to safety could prove impossible with the smug parasitic sphere turning each swing of his blade into a losing battle with his tender heart.
Can Envelar ignore his remorse and keep the princess alive long enough to collect his payment?
A Sellsword's Compassion is the thrilling first book in the Seven Virtues grimdark ...
Genre: Fantasy Length: 415 Pages (4,975 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Oct 20th, 2020
What if you were born without a country? What if you were branded a refugee as you took your first step? All this and more happened to young, charming, smart Tenzin Lhamo. Her crime: she was a Tibetan born in India. Ever since she became aware of her uncertain status, she would ask herself, how long will I be a refugee with restrictions and no right to a passport? Why can't I have a country of my own and a citizenship? To fulfill her own aspirations and that of her family, Tenzin undertakes a perilous journey halfway across the world in search of a country that would own her, give her respect and freedom as its citizen and let her earn enough to support her family. Was she given the dignity, she yearned for? Tagged Chinese, an identity all Tibetans shun, she wondered if it was worth the cost of a citizenship. Will she be able to contribute as an individual to the Tibetan cause? Or would she have been more fruitful in her community in India? Will her husband ever reach her or wait for ...
A bad boy, a single mom, and a bet that makes their chemistry impossible to ignore... ??
I risked my family's legacy on a wild bet: that I could please 10,000 women with... a certain product.
Now Kendall Sullivan, marketing queen, is my only hope of saving what I love.
She doesn't have time for my jokes, my reputation, or anything I want to do to her distractingly sensual body.
But I can't get her sweet taste or fiery toughness out of my head.
I'm starting to think the only woman I want to please is her.
Pastor's kid. Single mom at eighteen.
I've taken responsibility for every choice and learned from my mistakes.
Until Logan Hunter makes me a sinful proposition.
He's gorgeous and entitled, but his touch makes me feel things I swore I'd buried forever.
Saying yes would threaten my career, my family, and everything I've worked to build...
Can something that feels this good be so bad??
If you love bad boys who treat their families like gold, single moms with wild ...
Genre: Humor & Entertainment Length: 316 Pages (2,044 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Oct 20th, 2020