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Cloud Atlas: A Novel - Page 191

David Mitchell - Fiction - 2008 - 528 pages
A Novel David Mitchell. Our seer lay slumped on his desk. Drool glued his chin to
his sony. his eyelids reinmcd. and a gurgle was trapped in his throat. Every
tenthnite, Yoona told me. he would imbibe Soap and sleep thru to yellow-up. As
you ...
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Kumar and Clark's Clinical Medicine

Parveen Kumar, Michael L Clark - Medical - 2012 - 1352 pages
It still remains the primary ‘must-have’ text book of any budding doctor, or qualified one at that. This book is stunning in its breadth and in its ease of use.
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The Cloud Atlas

Liam Callanan - Fiction - 2004 - 357 pages
Brilliantly imagined, beautifully told, this is storytelling at its very best. From the Hardcover edition.
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The Bone Clocks: A Novel

David Mitchell - Fiction - 2014 - 656 pages
Praise for The Bone Clocks “One of the most entertaining and thrilling novels I’ve read in a long time.”—Meg Wolitzer, NPR “[Mitchell] writes with a furious intensity and slapped-awake vitality, with a delight in language and all ...
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The Thousand

Kevin Guilfoile - Fiction - 2010 - 352 pages
The Thousand is ringing confirmation of Guilfoile’s enormous talent. From the Hardcover edition.
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The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet: A Novel

David Mitchell - Fiction - 2010 - 479 pages
Dispatched to the influential Japanese port of Dejima in 1799, ambitious clerk Jacob de Zoet resolves to earn enough money to deserve his wealthy fiancée, an effort that is challenged by his relationship with the midwife daughter of a ...
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Cloud Atlas (Enhanced Movie Tie-in Edition): A Novel

David Stephen Mitchell - Fiction - 2012
By the New York Times bestselling author of The Bone Clocks | Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize This enhanced eBook edition contains never-before-seen footage from the major motion picture, behind-the-scenes material shot during ...
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Delizia!: The Epic History of the Italians and Their Food

John Dickie - History - 2008 - 288 pages
Delizia! is much more than a history of Italian food. It is a history of Italy told through the flavors and character of its cities.
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Black Swan Green: Original

David Mitchell - Fiction - 2009
Pointed, funny, profound, left-field, elegiac, and painted with the stuff of life, Black Swan Green is David Mitchell’s subtlest and most effective achievement to date.
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I See You Everywhere

Julia Glass - Fiction - 2008 - 200 pages
In this vivid, heartrending story of what we can and cannot do for those we love, the sisters grow closer as they move further apart.
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David Mitchell - Fiction - 2007 - 448 pages
A writer of pyrotechnic virtuosity and profound compassion, a mind to which nothing human is alien, David Mitchell spins genres, cultures, and ideas like gossamer threads around and through these nine linked stories.
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The Art of Hearing Heartbeats

Jan-Philipp Sendker - Fiction - 2012 - 286 pages
A poignant and inspirational love story set in Burma, The Art of Hearing Heartbeats spans the decades between the 1950s and the present.
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Inter-Municipal Cooperation in Europe

Rudie Hulst, André van Montfort - Business & Economics - 2007 - 238 pages
This book presents an overview of inter-municipal cooperation in eight European countries.
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If You Teach It, They Will Read: Literature's Life Lessons for Today's Students

John V. MacLean - Education - 2010 - 166 pages
To teach literature is to discuss the eternal questions that human beings have juggled in all ages and in all places. This book helps to present those discussions in terms that resonate with today's students.
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Plasticity, Robustness, Development and Evolution

Patrick Bateson, Peter Gluckman - Science - 2011 - 156 pages
Essential reading for biologists and psychologists interested in epigenetics and evolution, this book is also a valuable resource for biological anthropologists, sociobiologists, child psychologists and paediatricians.
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Contexts in Translating

Eugene A. Nida - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 127 pages
The contexts include the historical setting of writing a text, the cultural components that make a text unique, the types of audiences for which the translation is intended, and the most efficient and effective ways of producing a ...
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74 Seaside Avenue

Debbie Macomber - Fiction - 2014 - 400 pages
Well, Teri got married a little while ago—to Bobby Polgar, the famous chess champion. They've moved into a beautiful house, 74 Seaside Avenue, which has a spectacular view of Puget Sound.
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50 Ways to Wear a Scarf

Lauren Friedman - Self-Help - 2014 - 128 pages
From the Audrey to the Paris, the Top Down, or the Easy Breezy, there are 50 scarf styles in this book for any occasion or mood.
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10th Anniversary

James Patterson, Maxine Paetro - Fiction - 2011 - 448 pages
With James Patterson's white-hot speed and unquenchable action, 10th Anniversary is the most deliciously chilling Women's Murder Club book ever.
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David Mitchell: Back Story

David Mitchell - Humor - 2012 - 336 pages
David Mitchell, who you may know for his inappropriate anger on every TV panel show except Never Mind the Buzzcocks, his look of permanent discomfort on C4 sex comedy Peep Show, his online commenter-baiting in The Observer or just for ...
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Agent-Based Methods in Economics and Finance: Simulations in Swarm

Francesco Luna, Alessandro Perrone - Business & Economics - 2012 - 306 pages
This second book on financial and economic simulations in Swarm marks the continued progress by a group of researchers to incorporate agent-based computer models as an important tool within their disci pline.
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Contexts, Subtexts and Pretexts: Literary translation in Eastern Europe and ...

Brian James Baer - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2011 - 332 pages
This volume presents Eastern Europe and Russia as a distinctive translation zone, despite significant internal differences in language, religion and history.
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Effective Tax Burden in Europe

Otto H. Jacobs, Christoph Spengel - Economics - 2002 - 131 pages
This book summarises the results of a study on behalf of the European Commission.
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The Philosopher's "I": Autobiography and the Search for the Self

J. Lenore Wright - Philosophy - 2012 - 228 pages
Using works written over the course of 1,500 years, considers philosophers’ autobiographies as a genre of philosophical writing.
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100 Cupboards: Book 1 of the 100 Cupboards

N. D. Wilson - Juvenile Fiction - 2007 - 304 pages
Henry soon understands that these are not just cupboards, but portals to other worlds. 100 Cupboards is the first book of a new fantasy adventure, written in the best world-hopping tradition and reinvented in N. D. Wilson’s inimitable ...
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44 Cranberry Point

Debbie Macomber - Fiction - 2013 - 400 pages
Olivia Lockhart-Griffin Cedar Cove, Washington Dear Reader, Jack and I are just back from our honeymoon, and I'm eager to catch up with my friends Bob and Peggy Beldon, who run the Thyme and Tide bed-and-breakfast at 44 Cranberry Point.
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1862: A Novel

Robert Conroy - Fiction - 2007 - 416 pages
From the Mississippi bayou to the Pennsylvania farmlands to the woods of Maine, the great armies of Generals Grant and Lee face off in the nation’s deadliest conflict. And to the victor goes history. From the Paperback edition.
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