Author: Gretta Curran Browne
ISBN: 9780993220593
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Now a young woman, Marian Barnard is an orphan in search of her true identity. She meets a handsome young American who becomes the love of her life - unaware that waiting for her is his mother's cold callousness, and a twist of fate that is beyond cruel. Set primarily in London and Massachusetts in the 1960s, SECRETS is graphically honest in its portrayal of both overwhelming passion and deep hatred. A love story you will never forget - leading to a vengeance you will understand.

Powder Ghost Towns

Author: Peter Bronski
Publisher: Wilderness Press
ISBN: 9780899975184
Format: PDF, ePub
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In its heyday, Colorado had more than 175 ski areas operating on the slopes of the Rocky Mountains, and while many of those resorts have shut down, their runs still shelter secret stashes of snow. Pristine slopes await backcountry powder hounds out to discover these chutes and steeps, bunny hills and bumps. Chronicling the history of more than 36 of these "lost resorts," Powder Ghost Towns provides the beta for how to ski and board these classic runs today, with comprehensive information on trailheads, where to skin up, and the best descents. Coverage ranges from southern Wyoming's Medicine Bow Mountains to the Colorado-New Mexico border, including famous old resorts like Hidden Valley in Rocky Mountain National Park.

Hungry Ghosts

Author: Sally Heinrich
Publisher: Lothian Children's Books
ISBN: 0734413580
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Sarah hadn?t wanted to come to Australia. She?s been perfectly happy with things how they were in Singapore where school was for learning, and `being cool? was a non-issue. Now Dad was trying his best to make her into a `fair dinkum? Aussie while Mum was determined to hang on to all the old Asian traditions. During the Festival of the Hungry Ghosts Sarah meets the ghost of Pei, a Chinese girl who was not much older than Sarah when she died. As the story unfolds, it becomes apparent that the girls share a common ancestry. Initially reluctant, Sarah helps Pei to discover the truth about events surrounding her death and the lover she believed had betrayed her. Set in contemporary Singapore and Australia, and nineteenth-century China and Australia, this sprawling tale by Sally Heinrich touches on issues of Chinese immigration to Australia from the 1800s to the present.

Ghosts in the Machine

Author: Michael Atkinson
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9780879102852
Format: PDF, Mobi
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(Limelight). Looking back on a century that witnessed the emergence of motion pictures to become, almost immediately, a dominant cultural force in our lives, this penetrating and provocative book argues that "movies (like cathedrals) cannot help but display the subconscious impulses oftheir society." From D.W. Griffith to the Marx Brothers to film noir, "what are conceived and consumed as innocent pop movies ... are in fact manifestations of wild horror, superstitious ignorance, fatalistic dread and bigoted savagery."

The Laughing Corpse

Author: Laurell K. Hamilton
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101146569
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Animator and vampire hunter Anita Blake is about to discover that some secrets are better left buried?and some people better off dead?

Ghosts and Grisly Things

Author: Ramsey Campbell
Publisher: Tor Books
ISBN: 9781429971492
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A three-time winner of the World Fantasy Award and an eight-time winner of the British Fantasy Award, Campbell may be the genres most decorated writer. Publishers Weekly hails him as a master of the horror genre, adding, He does more than jar the nerves and chill the spine; he assails ones very grip on reality. Ghosts and Grisly Things is a chilling collection of the best of Campbells recent short fiction, most of it never before available in any form. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

Mickelsson s Ghosts

Author: John Gardner
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453203389
Format: PDF
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Gardner’s final novel: a delicate tapestry of literary genres that create a wonderfully mysterious and ambitious narrative As Peter Mickelsson’s brilliant career as a professor at Brown University winds down, he suffers from alcoholism and is on the brink of divorce. Seeking a new start, Mickelsson moves to an old farmhouse in the Pennsylvania countryside to take a position at Bingham University. But when mysterious supernatural events begin to occur, it becomes clear that these new surroundings will not provide a refuge for this troubled man, but rather prompt an introspective look into the ultimate value of his life’s work. With distinctive style and linguistic mastery, author John Gardner weaves together a string of extraordinary plots that culminate in an unforgettable conclusion. This ebook features a new illustrated biography of John Gardner, including original letters, rare photos, and never-before-seen documents from the Gardner family and the University of Rochester Archives.