A Bee In Her Bonnet Book
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

A Bee In Her Bonnet


  • Author : Jennifer Beckstrand
  • Publisher : Zebra Books
  • Release Date : 2016-08-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN 10 : 9781420140231

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A Bee In Her Bonnet Book Description :

Their bees produce the most delectable honey in all of Wisconsin. And the three Christner girls are fondly known as The Honeybee Sisters throughout their peaceful Amish community--where their spirited sweetness is attracting any number of hopeful suitors. . . Lively, determined, and independent, Poppy Christner isn't about to let some vandal keep making mischief on her family's farm. She's been outrunning boys and standing up for picked-on children ever since she was a girl--no matter how much her prideful, arrogant schoolmate Luke Bontrager insulted her. So Poppy certainly doesn't need his interference now, especially since he's made it plain he prefers demure, ladylike companions. In fact, if Luke doesn't stop helping her find the culprit--and growing humble and remorseful--she'll be forced to notice how handsome his change-of-heart is making him. And that could mean falling in love--maybe for a lifetime... Praise for Jennifer Beckstrand and her Matchmakers of Huckleberry Hill series "Full of kind, sincere characters struggling with the best ways to stay true to themselves and their beliefs." --Publishers Weekly "A delightful voice in Amish romance. Sweet and funny." --Emma Miller

Bee in Her Bonnet Book

Bee in Her Bonnet


  • Author : Jannifer Powelson
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-04-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 298
  • ISBN 10 : 1946329355

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Bee in Her Bonnet Book Description :

It's summer at the Nature Station, and love is in the air! The prairie and newly installed pollinator garden are ablaze with color and buzzing with life-and death-when a guest drops dead the day after the bridal shower maid of honor, Kristen Matthews, hosted for her best friend and co-worker, Hope Johnson. A seed is planted in Kristen's mind after she and Hope discover the body. Is the victim's allergy to blame for her untimely death, or was she murdered? With Hope and Deputy Todd Livingston's wedding just around the corner, Kristen and her friends hurry to dig up the dirt from the past to help solve the present day case. Will they track down the killer in time for Hope and Todd to begin their future life together?

Emily Dickinson and the Labor of Clothing Book
Score: 4
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Emily Dickinson and the Labor of Clothing


  • Author : Daneen Wardrop
  • Publisher : UPNE
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Design
  • Pages : 246
  • ISBN 10 : 9781584657804

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Emily Dickinson and the Labor of Clothing Book Description :

A history of nineteenth-century fashion through the works of Emily Dickinson

St  Nicholas Book

St Nicholas


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1887
  • Genre: Children's literature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015021303527

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The Prince of Keegan Bay Book

The Prince of Keegan Bay


  • Author : Veronica Helen Hart
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2019-12-31
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 218
  • ISBN 10 : 9781653801145

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The Prince of Keegan Bay Book Description :

Desperate to save her son, the American born heir to the kingdom of Kushawa, Moira Robbins hides him in an age-qualified retirement community, Keegan Bay. Where else could he be safer then surrounded by senior citizens?Doll Reynolds has suspicions about the goings on at her neighbor's. When her investigation leads to dark revelations, she unifies The Blenders, a group of feisty senior citizens, to engage in a battle of wits and tactics with the Kushawan Alliance of Royal Princes (KARP) who are determined to eliminate the heir. As Doll and The Blenders pull together to protect the boy's hiding, his mother risks her life to lure the KARP assassins away from Keegan Bay.Doll and The Blenders need to use all of their experiences to save the life of an innocent child. Will it be enough?

Feverish Book

Feverish


  • Author : Gigi Fenster
  • Publisher : Victoria University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-15
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 272
  • ISBN 10 : 9781776561483

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Feverish Book Description :

Swaziland is where you think, for the first time, maybe if I got brain fever I would be able to stop worrying. I’d lose control and, maybe then, I’d understand my friend’s mind. In an attempt to break free from rationality and make her life a work of art, Gigi Fenster decides to induce a fever in herself. Fever, she surmises, is a ‘particularly writerly thing’. What follows is a captivating memoir of that attempt. Feverish ranges over Fenster’s childhood in South Africa, her relationships with her psychiatrist father, her troubled friend Simon, and her mother and four siblings, through to New Zealand and her relationships with her two teenage daughters. As she traverses her life, Fenster asks questions about bravery, transgression, vulnerability and the value we place on art.This memoir is a witty, intelligent, original examination of what it means to be a compassionate human being. ‘Without empathy,’ she writes, ‘one cannot tell the full story. There can be no proper care.’

Delusion Book

Delusion


  • Author : Joanna Elm
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 1999-01-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466838703

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Delusion Book Description :

When Emma Kane turns up dead in her Main Line mansion, no one is free from suspicion, least of all her husband of twenty-five years, New York media mogul Jack Kane. Too many people would love to see Jack Kane out of biusiness permanently, including a nemesis whose dealings with Kane rival the Murdoch-Turner conflict. Bestselling true-crime writer Kate McCusker arrives on the scene to help uncover Emma's murderer. As Kate finds herself the center of opposing attention between suspect Kane and Philadelphia cop Mike Travis, she is caught up in an all-consuming web of intrigue even she couldn't have imagined--and only a high-tech Peeping Tom is tapped into the truth. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

Frank Leslie s Monthly Book

Frank Leslie s Monthly


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1860
  • Genre: Fashion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PRNC:32101076363041

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Her Royal Spyness Book
Score: 3.5
From 78 Ratings

Her Royal Spyness


  • Author : Rhys Bowen
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2008-07-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN 10 : 1101207361

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Her Royal Spyness Book Description :

THE FIRST ROYAL SPYNESS MYSTERY! The New York Times bestselling author of the Molly Murphy and Constable Evan Evans mysteries turns her attentions to “a feisty new heroine to delight a legion of Anglophile readers.”* London, 1932. Lady Victoria Georgiana Charlotte Eugenie, 34th in line for the English throne, is flat broke. She's bolted Scotland, her greedy brother, and her fish-faced betrothed. London is a place where she'll experience freedom, learn life lessons aplenty, do a bit of spying for HRH—oh, and find a dead Frenchman in her tub. Now her new job is to clear her long family name...

The Honeybee Sisters Cookbook Book

The Honeybee Sisters Cookbook


  • Author : Jennifer Beckstrand
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-07-09
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages : 68
  • ISBN 10 : 0997699302

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The Honeybee Sisters Cookbook Book Description :

A collection of delicious honey recipes from the Honeybee Sisters book series, featuring quotes and recipes from Sweet as Honey, A Bee in her Bonnet, and Like a Bee to Honey--Amish romances by Jennifer Beckstrand. Lily, Poppy, and Rose Christner, known as the Honeybee Sisters in their Amish community, are smart, inseparable, and all grown up. Orphaned when they were very young, the girls were raised by their eccentric Aunt Bitsy, who doesn't behave like a proper Amish spinster. The Honeybee Sisters have blossomed into rare beauties, and the boys in the community have begun to take notice. But Aunt Bitsy is determined to scare off all comers with her brusque manner and her handy shotgun. None but the most worthy will make it past Bitsy's defenses. It's going to be a rowdy and romantic summer--harvesting honey from their many beehives and fighting off the boys right and left. Note from Aunt Bitsy When my girls told me they wanted to write a cookbook, I wasn't too keen on the idea. Food attracts boys like honey attracts bees. I warned them that if they didn't want the boys hanging around the house, they shouldn't make the cakes and pies and cookies that are sure to bring them running. My nieces didn't seem to be alarmed about the prospect of boys all over the place, so I suppose they'll have to learn the hard way. My problem is that smart, feisty, pretty girls attract boys even better than honey does. So even if my girls stopped cooking altogether, I have a sneaking suspicion that the boys would still find excuses to come over. Some of the recipes in this book, like Honey Glazed Pretzels and Whole Wheat Bread, are very traditional Amish dishes. Others, like Salmon Tacos and Coconut Lime Chicken, are less traditional but still wunderbarr. I lived as an Englischer for twenty years before coming back to the Amish to raise my three nieces, and as a dental hygienist, I collected a lot of recipes. Here's my final warning: Boys are like stray cats. If you feed them, they'll k

Dark Victory Book
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

Dark Victory


  • Author : Ed Sikov
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release Date : 2007-10-30
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 496
  • ISBN 10 : 9781429921954

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Dark Victory Book Description :

The legendary Hollywood star blazes a fiery trail in this enthralling portrait of a brilliant actress and the movies her talent elevated to greatness She was magnificent and exasperating in equal measure. Jack Warner called her "an explosive little broad with a sharp left." Humphrey Bogart once remarked, "Unless you're very big she can knock you down." Bette Davis was a force of nature—an idiosyncratic talent who nevertheless defined the words "movie star" for more than half a century and who created an extraordinary body of work filled with unforgettable performances. In Dark Victory, the noted film critic and biographer Ed Sikov paints the most detailed picture ever delivered of this intelligent, opinionated, and unusual woman who was—in the words of a close friend—"one of the major events of the twentieth century." Drawing on new interviews with friends, directors, and admirers, as well as archival research and a fresh look at the films, this stylish, intimate biography reveals Davis's personal as well as professional life in a way that is both revealing and sympathetic. With his wise and well-informed take on the production and accomplishments of such movie milestones as Jezebel, All About Eve, and Now, Voyager, as well as the turbulent life and complicated personality of the actress who made them, Sikov's Dark Victory brings to life the two-time Academy Award–winning actress's unmistakable screen style, and shows the reader how Davis's art was her own dark victory.

Unclaimed Book
Score: 3
From 2 Ratings

Unclaimed


  • Author : Sara Humphreys
  • Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2013-12-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN 10 : 9781402258565

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Book 5 of The Amoveo Legend Praise for Undone: "Spellbinding...this fast-paced jam-packed thrill ride will delight paranormal romance fans."—Publishers Weekly She Works Hard to be Normal... Tatiana Winters loves the freedom of her life as a veterinarian in Oregon. It's only reluctantly that she agrees to help cure a mysterious illness among the horses on a Montana ranch—the ranch of the Amoveo Prince. Tatiana is no ordinary vet—she's a hybrid from the Timber Wolf Clan, but she wants nothing to do with the world of the Amoveo shifters. But There's No Escaping Destiny Dominic Trejada serves as a Guardian, one of the elite protectors of the Prince's Montana ranch. As a dedicated Amoveo warrior, he is desperate to find his mate, and time is running out. He knows Tatiana is the one—but if he can't convince her, he may not be able to protect her from the evil that's rapidly closing in... The Amoveo Legend Series: Unleashed (Book 1, The Amoveo Legend) Untouched (Book 2, The Amoveo Legend) Untamed (Book 3, The Amoveo Legend) Undone (Book 4, The Amoveo Legend) Unclaimed (Book 5, The Amoveo Legend) Undenied (e-Novella) Praise for Undone: "Humphreys's skillful storytelling is so intriguing, you'll have a hard time putting this book down."—RT Book Reviews Top Pick of the Month 4 1⁄2 stars "A fast-paced, gripping story that starts out with a bang and continues straight to the explosive ending."—Fresh Fiction "Paranormal romance at its best...a unique viewpoint, an incredibly complex world, and plenty of passion."—Debbie's Book Bag

With All My Love Book
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

With All My Love


  • Author : Patricia Scanlan
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-02-28
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 528
  • ISBN 10 : 9781471110795

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With All My Love Book Description :

The Number One bestselling phenomenon moves to Simon & Schuster with a heartwarming novel of mothers and daughters, secrets and lies On a crystal clear Mediterranean day, Briony McAllister sits playing with her four-year-old daughter, Katie, while she waits for her mother, Valerie, to join them. Valerie has recently moved to a picturesque town in southern Spain to finally leave behind her turbulent past and find a peace that has always eluded her. Briony has no idea that in a few moments' time her relationship with her mother will change irrevocably. As Katie plays, Briony pulls from her bag an old photo album, found in a box in her mother's new home. As she begins to study the faded photos, a letter falls to the ground. It is addressed to her. As Briony reads the words with mounting shock, realisation dawns. Her mother lied to her about what happened with her beloved grandmother Tessa all those years ago - and denied Briony that most precious of relationships, the type of relationship Valerie now enjoys with Katie. Secrets, lies, betrayals and sacrifices - the complex bonds between mothers, daughters and granddaughters are intricately explored as Patricia Scanlan takes us into the hearts and homes of a family at war. **Now including an exclusive short story,'Life Begins at Forty'** Praise for Patricia Scanlan: 'There can be little doubt that Patricia Scanlan is the prolific queen of contemporary Irish popular fiction.' Sunday Times 'There is a heartbreaking authenticity in her observations.' Irish Times 'The ultimate comfort read.' Glamour

Correction Book
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Correction


  • Author : Thomas Bernhard
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2013-01-23
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307833594

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Correction Book Description :

The scientist Roithamer has dedicated the last six years of his life to “the Cone,” an edifice of mathematically exact construction that he has erected in the center of his family’s estate in honor of his beloved sister. Not long after its completion, he takes his own life. As an unnamed friend pieces together—literally, from thousands of slips of papers and one troubling manuscript—the puzzle of Rotheimer’s breakdown, what emerges is the story of a genius ceaselessly compelled to correct and refine his perceptions until the only logical conclusion is the negation of his own soul. Considered by many critics to be Thomas Bernhard’s masterpiece, Correction is a cunningly crafted and unforgettable meditation on the tension between the desire for perfection and the knowledge that it is unattainable.

The Work of the Committee In 2008 09 Book

The Work of the Committee In 2008 09


  • Author : Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Children, Schools and Families Committee
  • Publisher : The Stationery Office
  • Release Date : 2010-01-13
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 30
  • ISBN 10 : 0215543173

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The Work of the Committee In 2008 09 Book Description :

work of the Committee In 2008-09 : Third report of session 2009-10, report, together with formal Minutes

Notorious Atherton Book
Score: 3.5
From 19 Ratings

Notorious Atherton


  • Author : Patricia Rice
  • Publisher : Book View Cafe
  • Release Date : 2013-07-23
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781611382624

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Notorious Atherton Book Description :

RT Reviews Top Pick! The Pirate and the Princess Nora Adams is a schoolteacher and a poor seaman’s widow--until the day she inherits a fortune and is sent to London to deliver a mysterious message to a foreign princess—who looks surprisingly like Nora. Once Princess Elena receives Nora’s missive, she steals Nora’s identity and vanishes. Left to fend for herself in ill-fitting royal shoes, Nora determinedly sets out in search of the royal escapee. Nick Atherton long ago retired from his villainous life of piracy, but he’s dragged out of his role as fashionable fribble to protect the princess—rather, the impostor. Nick would far rather seduce the comely widow, but first he will have to dodge French spies and pursue misbehaving royalty. For the fate of a nation and a princess, Devil Nick takes to the high seas again, but will his illegal exploits cost him the respectable woman who finally captures his heart? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Joan Hammond, RT Reviews 4 ½ star Top Pick: “a delightfully delicious, sensual gem of a read”

Farm Girl Vintage 2 Book

Farm Girl Vintage 2


  • Author : Lori Holt
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-09-02
  • Genre: Patchwork
  • Pages : 200
  • ISBN 10 : 1733960813

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Farm Girl Vintage 2 Book Description :

"Farm girl vintage 2, brings even more quilt blocks and projects for all Farm Girl Vintage fans to enjoy. Lori has rounded up 45 unique 6" and 12" quilt blocks inspired by her rural roots. She has also designed 13 new projects in this book, including quilts, pillows, a pincushion, and of course a fantastic new sampler quilt! As always, quilters can mix and match quilt blocks from Lori’s previous books, so they can piece together endless possibilities." -- Amazon.com

Kitchen Casualties Book

Kitchen Casualties


  • Author : Willemien De Villiers
  • Publisher : Jacana Media
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 211
  • ISBN 10 : 1919931120

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Kitchen Casualties Book Description :

A melancholy tale of tragedy and denial unfolds in this meticulously crafted novel about four generations of women and an unspeakable legacy of sexual abuse. As the only daughter of the family prepares to depart towards an adult life, a series of flashbacks between her and her mother reveals the traumatic secret of their lives and sheds insight into the violation and love that drove their development as individuals and as parts of their family. Their story is conjured up in the kitchen, where the delicious smells of home cooking serve as an exquisite allegory of the diaphanous barrier that the family has constructed between a fantasy world of nurture and love and the unthinkable world of abuse and pain.