A Discovery of Witches

Titre : A Discovery of Witches
Auteur : Deborah Harkness
Éditeur : Penguin
ISBN-13 : 1101475692
Libération : 2011-02-08

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Book one of the New York Times–bestselling All Souls trilogy—"a wonderfully imaginative grown-up fantasy with all the magic of Harry Potter and Twilight” (People) Deborah Harkness’s sparkling debut, A Discovery of Witches, has brought her into the spotlight and galvanized fans around the world. In this tale of passion and obsession, Diana Bishop, a young scholar and a descendant of witches, discovers a long-lost and enchanted alchemical manuscript, Ashmole 782, deep in Oxford's Bodleian Library. Its reappearance summons a fantastical underworld, which she navigates with her leading man, vampire geneticist Matthew Clairmont. Harkness has created a universe to rival those of Anne Rice, Diana Gabaldon, and Elizabeth Kostova, and she adds a scholar's depth to this riveting tale of magic and suspense. The story continues in book two, Shadow of Night, and concludes with The Book of Life. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Hush Hush

Titre : Hush Hush
Auteur : Becca Fitzpatrick
Éditeur : Simon and Schuster
ISBN-13 : 9781442465138
Libération : 2012-05-22

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High school sophomore Nora has always been very cautious in her relationships, but when Patch, who has a dark side she can sense, enrolls at her school, she is mysteriously and strongly drawn to him, despite warnings from her best friend, the school counselor, and her own instincts.

Encore Intermediate French Student Text Niveau intermediaire

Titre : Encore Intermediate French Student Text Niveau intermediaire
Auteur : Wynne Wong
Éditeur : Cengage Learning
ISBN-13 : 9781337515252
Libération : 2016-10-31

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ENCORE is an intermediate-level proficiency- and communicative-oriented program. Paired with an engaging mystery and suspense film of the same name, ENCORE is guided by principles of communicative language teaching and research in second language acquisition. Topics and activities are designed to engage students in higher-level thinking while at the same time providing focused work on aspects of language that instructors in a second-year college-level French course expect to find. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Mademoiselle de Maupin

Titre : Mademoiselle de Maupin
Auteur : Theophile Gautier
Éditeur : Penguin UK
ISBN-13 : 9780141936031
Libération : 2005-12-01

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Chevalier d'Albert fantasizes about his ideal lover, yet every woman he meets falls short of his exacting standards of female perfection. Embarking on an affair with the lovely Rosette to ease his boredom, he is thrown into tumultuous confusion when she receives a dashing young visitor. Exquisitely handsome, Théodore inspires passions d'Albert never believed he could feel for a man - and Rosette also seems to be in thrall to the charms of her guest. Does this bafflingly alluring person have a secret to hide? Subversive and seductive, Mademoiselle de Maupin (1835) draws readers into the bedrooms and boudoirs of a French château in a compelling exploration of desire and sexual intrigue.

Three Tales

Titre : Three Tales
Auteur : Gustave Flaubert
Éditeur : Courier Corporation
ISBN-13 : 9780486149387
Libération : 2012-03-09

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This trio of short stories by the author of Madame Bovary consists of "A Simple Heart," "The Legend of Saint Julian the Hospitaller," and "Herodias." Translated by Arthur McDowall.

The Miller of Angibault

Titre : The Miller of Angibault
Auteur : George Sand
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : STANFORD:36105048324573
Libération : 1899

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George Sand A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de The Miller of Angibault Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Bel Ami

Titre : Bel Ami
Auteur : Guy de Maupassant
Éditeur : Read Books Ltd
ISBN-13 : 9781473360532
Libération : 2016-03-30

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This early work by Guy de Maupassant was originally published in the 1880's. Guy de Maupassant was born in 1850 at the Château de Miromesnil, near Dieppe, France. He came from a prosperous family, but when Maupassant was eleven, his mother risked social disgrace by trying to secure a legal separation from her husband. After the split, Maupassant lived with his mother till he was thirteen, and inherited her love of classical literature. In 1880, Maupassant published his first – and, according to many, his best – short story, entitled 'Boule de Suif' ('Ball of Fat'). It was an instant success. He went on to be extremely prolific during the 1880s, working methodically to produce up to four volumes of short fiction every year. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions.

Furious Rush

Titre : Furious Rush
Auteur : S. C. Stephens
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9780751560480
Libération : 2016-08-23

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For Mackenzie Cox, racing motorcycles is in her blood. Born into a family legacy, she's determined to show the world that she has inherited her father's talent in this male-dominated sport. The last thing Kenzie needs is to be antagonised by her rival team's newest rider, Hayden Hayes. Hayden, exceedingly arrogant and outrageously attractive, immediately gets under Kenzie's skin and she can't help but be distracted. As Kenzie and Hayden push each other on the track, the electric energy between them off the track shifts into an intense - and strictly forbidden - attraction. The only rule between their two ultra-competitive teams is zero contact. Kenzie needs a win, and she also needs to stay away from Hayden. Unfortunately for her though, one thing has become all too clear: she can't. Fuelled by passion, driven by desire, Hayden and Mackenzie both want to win more than anything else. Except for, maybe, each other. But anger, jealousy and extreme competitiveness aren't their only obstacles . . .

After

Titre : After
Auteur : Anna Todd
Éditeur : Simon and Schuster
ISBN-13 : 9781476792484
Libération : 2014-10-21

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"Book One of the After series--the Internet sensation with millions of readers. Tessa didn't plan on meeting H. during her freshman year of college. But now that she has, her life will never be the same"--

Family of Lies Sebastian

Titre : Family of Lies Sebastian
Auteur : Sam Argent
Éditeur : Dreamspinner Press
ISBN-13 : 9781632166814
Libération : 2015-03-18

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Sebastian must keep a lovesick prince alive and expose a killer without revealing his magical powers or the reason he hides his appearance.