La Réticence (Minuit) (French Edition) by Jean-Philippe Toussaint PDF

By Jean-Philippe Toussaint

ISBN-10: 2707313955

ISBN-13: 9782707313959

C'est une très petite selected qui m'est arrivée. Qui aurait très bien pu vous arriver. Vous êtes en vacances à l'hôtel avec votre fils dans un petit village et vous vous apprêtez à aller voir des amis, mais quelque selected vous arrête, une réticence mystérieuse qui vous empêche d'aller les trouver. C'est le roman de cette réticence, minuscule et ponctuelle, et de l'inquiétude qu'elle va peu à peu fomenter. motor vehicle, non seulement vos amis ne sont pas là quand vous vous décidez à aller les trouver, mais, quelques jours plus tard, vous découvrez un chat mort dans le port, un chat noir qui flotte devant vous à l. a. floor de l'eau.La Réticence est paru en 1991.

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Alec Waugh's A Family of Islands (Bloomsbury Reader) PDF

By Alec Waugh

ISBN-10: 1448200458

ISBN-13: 9781448200450

ISBN-10: 1522696598

ISBN-13: 9781522696599

First released in 1964, this publication tells how what Columbus all started in 1492 used to be accomplished in 1898, while the pink and gold flag was once reduced at Havana to mark the tip of 4 centuries of Spanish dominance within the Caribbean.

For and a part centuries after the Pope divided the area among Spain and Portugal, the navies of england, France, Spain and sometimes the Netherlands fought within the Caribbean. many of the islands replaced arms once or more. Europe stumbled on the delights of espresso, tea and cocoa; sugar boomed; fortunes have been made and misplaced; the slave exchange flourished. yet after the Napoleonic Wars prosperity receded, the sense of right and wrong of the area woke up and slavery was once abolished, finishing the halcyon days of eu colonialism within the Indies.

A relatives of Islands is stuffed with significant humans: Drake, Hawkins, Raleigh, Philip II of Spain, Elizabeth I; Henry Morgan, the pirate who was once later knighted and made governor of Jamaica; Haiti's tragic trio: Toussaint L'Ouverture, Dessalines and Henri Christophe. it's jam-packed with tales approximately witch medical professionals and obeah spells and the unspeakable abominations of the slave alternate.

With a certain experience of the interesting, Alec Waugh has written a perceptive and exciting account of the historical past and humanity of a vibrant a part of the realm the place existence will be as tranquil as a sunbeam or as tumultuous as a hurricane.

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New PDF release: Du und ich - Gedichte mitten aus dem Leben (German Edition)

By Marion Neuhauß

ISBN-10: 3837063704

ISBN-13: 9783837063707

Das Leben bleibt stets unberechenbar, einerseits verwöhnt es mit viel Sonnenschein, dann wiederum gilt es, stürmische Zeiten zu überstehen.

Die 35 Gedichte nehmen den Leser mit auf eine Reise durch die Empfindungen des Lebens, sie erzählen von der Dankbarkeit, vom Lachen, aber auch von der Traurigkeit, von unbedachten Worten und Versöhnung. Sie wollen Hoffnung und Zuversicht vermitteln und daran erinnern, welch unglaubliche Kraft einem durch die Menschen an seiner Seite geschenkt wird.

Gemeinsam schöne Momente genießen – und schwierige Momente bewältigen.

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Download e-book for kindle: Residue by Nitasha Kaul

By Nitasha Kaul

ISBN-10: 8129124858

ISBN-13: 9788129124852

Residue is that which is still in us and permits us to regrow, as we circulate throughout nationwide borders and circulate on from occasions. Named for the progressive Trotsky via a lacking communist father he by no means observed, Leon Ali is a Kashmiri born in Britain and taken up by means of a unmarried mom in Delhi. Keya Raina is a Kashmiri pupil of exile, an insecure immigrant, who collects different peoples tales. Marked via the oppressive historical past of Kashmir, they meet in Berlin, town of chilly warfare walls and start a trip of discovery, which finds to them the tale of Shula Farid, the bohemian spouse of a staid Bengali diplomat. via their travels, those younger Kashmiris outdoors Kashmir locate startling truths approximately themselves in the middle of unwitting identities and a number of belongings-the residue of shared human feelings. A riveting exploration of mobility and affinity around the borders of state and religion, Residue presents attention-grabbing glimpses of class-stratified city India, divided Berlin and problems of identification in England. it's a notable novel approximately divided lands and citadel continents, traces inked in blood and reminiscence and the absences they bring in peoples lives and imaginations.

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Bonnie & Blue: oder: Huskies - reine Nervensache (German by Judit Siddi PDF

By Judit Siddi

ISBN-10: 3848252392

ISBN-13: 9783848252398

"Ich möchte einen Hund!" - welche Eltern haben diesen Wunsch von Ihren Kindern nicht schon gehört? Das Buch "Bonnie & Blue oder Huskies - reine Nervensache" erzählt anschaulich, wie es der Autorin gelang, ihren Kindheitswunsch zu verwirklichen und ihren Traum vom eigenen Hund zu verwirklichen. Auf heiter-anschauliche Weise wird beschrieben, welche Vor- und Nachteile es haben kann, sich für einen oder gar zwei Huskies beim Hundekauf zu entscheiden, und wie sich der Alltag danach plötzlich von einem Tag auf den anderen vollständig verändert. Mit einem leicht ironischen Lächeln werden kleine Anekdoten aus dem Leben der Autorin mit den zwei Hundemädchen Bonnie & Blue erzählt, die den Leser unterhalten, aber auch zum Nachdenken anregen sollen. Ein Muss für alle Husky-Besitzer (in spe) und eine kurzweilige Lektüre für Hundefreunde; angereichert mit zahlreichen wunderschönen Farbfotos von Bonnie & Blue.

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Arend Wieman's The Journals of Uncle Hugo PDF

By Arend Wieman

ISBN-10: 1553698789

ISBN-13: 9781553698784

An inspector of the Toronto Police inherits the home and estate of his Uncle Hugo on Vancouver Island. He surrender his activity to maneuver out west into the home of the little farm. There he encounters many secrets and techniques and a hidden facet of his benefactor, along with one other huge apartment at the estate, full of scientists
-- unusual indeed.

Tipped off by way of a registered letter, the newcomer discovers a secure together with his uncle's journals. interpreting them, he learns approximately his uncle's global struggle II fighter pilot involvement within the German Airforce, his discovery of the cosmic strength and being contacted by way of humans from different planets.

In one other magazine he reads approximately his 'trip' round the Zodiac, assisted through the CELZODS (short for
Celestial Zodiac area Beings), who is large area ships shipping them from planet to planet, and letting his uncle off the place they maintained ambassadors. despite the fact that, loads of violence and wars are encountered. At one time he is going to conflict in house and hardly ever survives it.

If it hadn't been for the Vi-Guru, the consultant of the very best Being, and his tips and protection,
Uncle Hugo's existence hardly ever could've survived the numerous unfavourable encounters.

After over years of absence from his domestic on
Earth, his area buddies carry him down back on
Vancouver Island.

Eventually, Uncle Hugo is going out into area once
more with a guru girl. This enterprise is written about
in a 5th magazine, hidden away, yet chanced on by way of his
nephew by means of accident.

The tale of The Zodiac Voyage is written approximately in
another book.

The chronicler of this magazine travels into space
under the identify of Thym, whereas he is going via his real
name of Hugo in his moment house journal.

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She Lao's Rickshaw Boy: A Novel PDF

By She Lao

ISBN-10: 0061436925

ISBN-13: 9780061436925

“Lao She’s nice novel.”
The long island Times

 

A attractive new translation of the vintage chinese language novel from Lao She, essentially the most acclaimed and renowned chinese language writers of the 20th century,  Rickshaw Boy chronicles the rigors and misadventures of a terrible Beijing rickshaw motive force. initially released in 1937, Rickshaw Boy—and the ability and artistry of Lao She—can now be liked through a latest American audience.

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Sylvia Townsend Warner's The Flint Anchor (Virago Modern Classics) PDF

By Sylvia Townsend Warner

ISBN-10: 0670318485

ISBN-13: 9780670318483

ISBN-10: 1844082563

ISBN-13: 9781844082568

John Barnard, prime service provider at a Norfolk port, is a pillar of nineteenth-century rectitude. notwithstanding stern and aloof together with his indolent, tippling spouse and watchful little ones, he's undermined through helpless love for his beautiful, cold-hearted daughter Mary.

THE FLINT ANCHOR subverts the foundations of the ancient novel and indicates how family members historical past is made- which tales should be relied on, whose voices carry impact and whose are forgotten. Wit, attraction and intelligence remove darkness from a number of a long time of relations lifestyles and the occasions of small city society during this tragi-comedy of manners, the final of the author's seven novels.

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Read e-book online Rumbissimo: Rumba, droit et business (French Edition) PDF

By Yvon Laurier Ngombé

Rumba, Droit et Business
Fort de son services juridique, de son expérience pédagogique et de sa connaissance de l. a. musique, l’auteur nous fait découvrir les coulisses de l’industrie musicale congolaise, en rythmant son propos par quelques grands succès de ce qu’il nomme los angeles « rumbathèque ». Il aborde ainsi des questions aussi diverses que le plagiat, los angeles piraterie, l. a. safeguard sociale des musiciens, los angeles sape, les noms des groupes musicaux, les « gris-gris » dans l. a. « Rumba company » …

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Get Dreißig: Eine Geschichte von Diekenstiek (German Edition) PDF

By Sven Tasch

ISBN-10: 3738645314

ISBN-13: 9783738645316

Das Leben hat für uns Menschen einen Schutzmechanismus erfunden: das Vergessen. Egal used to be hinter uns liegt, egal welche Sorgen, welche Ängste, welches Leid wir erfahren haben, um weiterleben zu können, müssen wir vergeben lernen, manchmal auch uns selbst. Nur so können wir neue Wege gehen, uns wieder spüren, lachen, lieben.

Die Freundschaft mit Hugo struggle für ein ganzes Leben bestimmt! Ich weiß nicht, ob es Hingabe, Aufgabe oder sogar Liebe battle, doch sie dauerte nur 6 Monate. Ein halbes Jahr lernte ich alle Facetten einer Freundschaft mit einem Menschen kennen, der sich selbst nicht vergeben konnte. Die Zeit mit Hugo werde ich nicht vergessen.

Der Kauf dieses Buches berechtigt Sie auf unserer Webseite www.diekenstiek.de das dazugehörige Album „Dreißig“ herunterzuladen.

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