Stars Came Tumbling by Robert Brown

By Robert Brown

From the streets of Shanghai to the plains of Texas, a solid of characters struggling with over land and id needs to sift in the course of the cracks among fantasy and fact, revealing relationships and plots hidden for many of a century.   the secret's in an odd, century-old map of the celebrities carried through a drifter touring with a tender bison named invoice who's greater than he seems to be. during this fusion of legend and historical past, a narrator recalling his twelfth birthday chronicles what the drifter’s appearance—a sequence of occasions from contrary ends of the earth that advanced in remarkable how you can form his coming of age. They contain the mummy he imagines as a chinese language princess—a widow suffering to guard her secrets and techniques; her robust nemesis; an itinerant artist; an imposter priest; a gorgeous lady wagered because the prize in a poker contest; a mythical eccentric with a name for killing and stuffing her sufferers; and a beer-guzzling bison whose racing prowess endangers his lifestyles, as he and the boy get away jointly on a last, determined trip around the plains.
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"The novel is amazing -- superbly written, in part mystical and both all the way down to earth, packed with characters who definitely existed at a few position in our mixed psyches and lives. And oh, how i'd like to have recognized Bill."— Lynn Sherr, Author,' Sally experience: America’s First lady in Space'; 'Swim: Why we like the Water'; 'Tall Blondes: A booklet approximately Giraffes'
"Bob Brown has crafted a outstanding tale and stuffed it with a solid of brilliant and remarkable characters...'Stars got here Tumbling' will stay with the reader lengthy after the final web page, and the author's storytelling talents shine throughout." – Marc H. Abrams, writer of 'Sioux warfare Dispatche's and 'St. George Stanley’s Sioux conflict Narrative'

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Complex Love by Lucille M. Griswold

By Lucille M. Griswold

Sexual pressure is everyday in small city the USA, heartache is wrenching, and feelings vary like a curler coaster. A presidential election was once impending again in 2012. the realm was once imagined to finish, politicians have been soliciting intercourse on overseas soil, and judges have been giving father molesters parental rights in divorce settlements to the youngsters they abused. in this comparable interval, heartbreak moves the lives of Maria, Eric, and in some way, the kinfolk priest, Father Jon. those own mishaps intermingle with worldly issues as each one person struggles to house not just conflicting feelings, but in addition the complexities of affection highlighted via various person personalities and outlined in methods now not continuously predictable to the typical individual. regardless of the soreness, gentle might be noticeable on the finish of the tunnel. The human elements, trials, and tribulations expressed in the novel Complex Love will attract somebody with a love of kinfolk, traditions, loyalty, and friendships.

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Superstar: A Novel by Viva

By Viva

A daring and uncensored fictional account of the wild existence at Andy Warhol’s world-famous manufacturing facility by way of a real-life famous person who witnessed it all

writer, video artist, underground movie actor, and famous person, the incomparable Viva is arguably the main well-known of Andy Warhol’s protégés, a mainstay on the enigmatic artist’s manufacturing unit. In her riveting, revelatory, completely uncensored, and scandalously pleasing novel, the manufacturing unit doorways are blown large open, exposing an international of intercourse, medicines, and genius.

according to Viva’s personal lifestyles, Superstar is the tale of Gloria, a repressed, convent-educated aspiring artist who escapes the strictures of her stifling life and flees to big apple urban. Falling in with an iconic artist often called A. and his coterie of outrageous, attractive avant-garde acolytes, transvestites, boy toys, and hangers-on, Gloria is reborn, present process a impressive transformation from sheltered younger blameless to sexual athlete, movie celebrity, and media darling. Over the process her reawakening, she sheds her each inhibition as she stories what traditional humans basically dream approximately of their so much mystery fantasies . . . or worst nightmares.

although the names have all been replaced, the true stars of Warhol’s manufacturing facility are scandalously recognizable. Viva injects her personal targeted variety and character right into a tale immediately outrageous and brutally sincere: the unforgettable making of a superstar.

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Dear, Write Back Soon! by LisaMaria

By LisaMaria

within the eighth grade there’s loads to seem ahead to. highschool and highschool men. There’s not anything larger than having that one unique cool individual on your lifestyles that’s looking ahead to a similar stuff you are, yet with no fail, lifestyles has us touring on a highway of unexpected detours which can screw up your whole plans.
Pacts are made with protecting it genuine, keeping not anything again, in the course of a time while desiring to maintain involved together with your ally isn’t so simple as creating a cell name or texting. For Monica and Olivia, paper and pen is what’s on hand. So right here we cross back, one other pact made.
The latest... to put in writing, Write, Write.

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'Tis More Than Luck by J. Delehanty

By J. Delehanty

younger Jack Laney wakes on a standard morning in early summer time to the primary sounds and scents that populate his small international. Taking his time to get pleasure from all of it and dream for a second of what the day may convey, he's unaware that he'll quickly be uprooted from the folk and locations and issues that experience given him existence and defense and happiness. whilst the truth eventually sinks within the ensuing fight heightens each event of his final months in frequent atmosphere and amplifies the significance of each second. He reveals his wish to cling on is as powerful as his have to enable move. the place there has been as soon as only a woman from the neighboring farm there's now a secret, the place prior to there have been 3 previous girls he used to be pressured to go to within the dimness of a room they've got no longer left for a few years there at the moment are 3 nice aunts who demonstrate lives and loves and goals he had by no means speculated to join their lives. The younger boy's tale and the place he unearths himself unearths a better tale of many loves and lots of losses, of adlescent and primary love, of grownup knowledge, of nurturing and of kin. For our hero it's a tale fraught with the fun and the discomfort of coming of age with all of its many rights of passage. but, it's also the tale of these who got here prior to him and the way they formed his existence. The spirit in the those that populate his global whether or not they are younger or previous; the areas which are his geography no matter if regular or new; the issues that encompass him even if tractor or city or funeral or flute not just impact his existence yet modify its path and ascertain who he turns into. because it should be stated of all our lives, “’Tis greater than success surely.”

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The Time Keeper by Kevin Cropp

By Kevin Cropp

possibly within the ultimate days of our existence we're granted the knowledge to determine all which could were, all that are supposed to were. the fee is pricey for such wisdom.

Diagnosed with terminal melanoma on the age of thirty 8, Linda Wails has just one demise want -- to make amends together with her seventeen 12 months outdated son Corey. For years they've got struggled with each other, however the time is now or by no means to benefit anew what it ability to be a mom and what it takes to be a son.

Such irony, lady may still locate her precise starting on the finish of her lifestyles. Such justice, egocentric younger guy should still locate inside himself a pounding center he by no means knew he had. is not the private which means present in the best tragedy?

With all of the drama that's lifestyles, it's always the quiet, peaceable goals which are top remembered. The Time Keeper is the tale of one of these dream.

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Inanimate Heroes by Zack W. Van

By Zack W. Van

Andrew is a timid highschool scholar in a small city named Tomliw. Like so much freshman, he has numerous issues to be on aspect approximately. notwithstanding, not like such a lot freshman, Andrew is actually one of many in simple terms homosexual scholars in his highschool. His maximum worry is that he'll develop into a social pariah if somebody unearths out his mystery. yet as soon as he's faced via an previous bully from center college, he comes nose to nose with each worry he is had given that sixth grade: being spotted in a foul approach. fortunately, he is not by myself. With the assistance from a couple of academics, a ally, his mom, and a mysterious older boy who turns out to take a platonic curiosity in him, he starts to achieve self assurance in himself. yet is it sufficient to confront the bully and at last settle for himself as he is?

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Zherakage by Chance Morgan

By Chance Morgan

Purpose.
Survival.
Atonement.
Liberty.
Vengeance.
Power.

For centuries, the 9 geographical regions of the continent of Nonagar have lived in peace. besides the fact that, within the a ways south, a black shadow rises. Zherakage, the Black King has mustered his strength and rallied his bad hordes to break the unfastened kingdoms.

Throughout the land, 5 youths, pushed by means of future and their very own agendas, embark on trips in their personal. A warrior with a robust legacy and mysterious previous. A thief with a deadly enemy. a strong mage, confused through the errors of her earlier. A soldier, the single survivor of his strength. A sorceror, marked for loss of life through these he served.

Through complication and situation, they're introduced jointly and needs to stand with the armies of Nonagar to safeguard their freedoms, their kingdoms, and their very existence.

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Unbreakable by Christy Heather Roberts

By Christy Heather Roberts

Britney Louise walks the corridors on my own. Outcast and friendless, she struggles into her 13th yr a lonely outsider, with simply books for convenience. the opposite ladies at her specific university are relentless – each day she needs to struggle for her personal dignity, struggle to be a survivor.

Britney Louise Bennett is a lady misplaced. along with her peak, dimension and quirky behaviour, she turns into a simple goal for a 12 months crew of wealthy ladies who locate the right way to bond with one another is not to be with Britney Louise.

This is her tale – a narrative of loneliness and fight. The tall, awkward woman who, on my own, needs to reclaim her teenage years within the face of unending torment. the woman who fought to stay unbreakable.

Soon Britney Louise is discovering herself in events that she can’t keep an eye on - pining for boys who're already taken, retaining secrets and techniques that she doesn’t are looking to disguise – till the incorrect note to the inaccurate individual starts off a sequence response and abruptly the total web is aware what she has to hide.

In an try to bring up information of the results of bullying and fund tasks designed to aid young ones and youths who desire it, 50% of the earnings of this e-book could be donated to the Bully 0 Australia Foundation.

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