Biography & Autobiography

I'll Be OK, It's Just a Hole in My Head

Author: Mimi Hayes

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Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 280

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True story of Hayes sudden brain hemorrhage at twenty-two - and the heartache and strength that it took to overcome it.
Fiction

Lessons For A Sunday Father

Author: Claire Calman

Publisher: Random House

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Category: Fiction

Page: 448

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IT'S NEVER TOO LATE TO GROW UP... This is the story of SCOTT, who finds his belongings outside in a bin bag one day and realises he may have made a Big Mistake GAIL, who wishes her husband were under guarantee so she could send him back and get a refund NAT, who discovers that growing up isn't all it's cracked up to be ROSIE, who just wants her Dad back - or if not, then at least some new glitter nail polish. Four lives, one story: love, loss and learning to be a grown-up.
Fiction

The Wune's Way

Author: M.T. Williams

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

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Category: Fiction

Page: 176

View: 470

Upon waking up after the huge storm called the Awakening, Tomas Nathaniel McGray finds himself in a bewildering predicament. The entire world he grew up in and knew is now an unrecognizable land of mystery. Now reunited with his family, he must seek out the means to find his missing daughter. In doing so he discovers a destined 500-year-old love mate. While coming across a nearly undefeatable foe who is a threat to all he holds dear, and has ties to him that go deeper than blood.
Social Science

One Thousand One Papua New Guinean Nights: Tales form 1972-1985

Author: Thomas H. Slone

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Category: Social Science

Page: 1072

View: 820

A two-volume collection of folktales that were published in Papua New Guinea's Wantok newspaper. The two-volume collection presents the complete set of 1047 folktales that were originally published from 1972 through 1997 in Tok Pisin.
Medical records

My Medical Journal

Author: Nigel van Santen

Publisher: MediLog

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Category: Medical records

Page: 80

View: 764

Juvenile Fiction

Central Park Showdown

Author: Sheila Agnew

Publisher: The O'Brien Press

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Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 240

View: 723

With the arrival of her father from Australia, Evie’s life is thrown into turmoil. Not only has she to contend with a new woman in Scott’s life, but now she has to face the prospect of a custody battle between her uncle and her father. Evie really wants to stay with Scott and, in true Evie style, is determined to stand up for herself - by firing her lawyer! Her father’s lawyer is prepared to play dirty, and Evie is devastated when Scott is falsely accused of beating her. Can Evie’s friends rally and convince her father to withdraw his application for custody? ‘a great way for a 10+ year old to discover New York City’ ‘speckled with humour throughout ... an incredibly moving story and a real page-turner’ LoveReading4Kids.co.uk on Evie Brooks is Marooned in Manhattan
Young Adult Fiction

Compulsion

Author: Heidi Ayarbe

Publisher: Harper Collins

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Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 304

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Today has to be perfect. Magic. I look at the clock. 10:14 AM. Ten fourteen. One plus one is two plus four is six plus ten is sixteen minus one is fifteen minus two is thirteen. OK. I turn from the clock and walk into the hallway. "Ready." Saturday will be the third state soccer champion­ship in a row for Jake Martin. Three. A good number. Prime. With Jake on the field, Carson City High can't lose because Jake has the magic: a self-created protection generated by his obsession with prime numbers. It's the magic that has every top soccer university recruiting Jake, the magic that keeps his family safe, and the magic that suppresses his anxiety attacks. But the magic is Jake's prison, because sustaining it means his compulsions take over nearly every aspect of his life. Jake's convinced the magic will be permanent after Saturday, the perfect day, when every prime has converged. Once the game is over, he won't have to rely on his sister to concoct excuses for his odd rituals. His dad will stop treating him like he is some freak. Maybe he'll even make a friend other than Luc. But what if the magic doesn't stay? What if the numbers never leave? Acclaimed author Heidi Ayarbe has created an honest and riveting portrait of a teen struggling with obsessive compulsive disorder in this breathtaking and courageous novel.
Fiction

Redemption of a Dark Hero

Author: Earl Cooke

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

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Category: Fiction

Page: 255

View: 500

Merle was robbed, beaten, shot, and left for dead in the trunk of a car sinking fast in a river. How could he possibly escaped and then, rescued eight teenaged girls from a sex ring. . . . . . Maria was running away from her step-fathers advances, and a hard life with any man. So why give up her virginity to Merle? . . . . . . Merle was running from a passive life and wife. But why give up everything and start over with this little girl? . . . . . . . . They both were hiding out with new identities from Mexican drug lords. How they come together for a new life was hard to believe, but they had better watch out!! Paco Hernandez was coming for more than revenge! . . . . . . . .