Dawn: A Novel (The Night Trilogy, Book 2)

By Élie Wiesel

Elisha is a tender Jewish guy, a Holocaust survivor, and an Israeli freedom fighter in British-controlled Palestine; John Dawson is the captured English officer he'll homicide at sunrise in retribution for the British execution of a fellow freedom fighter. The night-long look ahead to morning and dying presents sunrise, Elie Wiesel's ever extra well timed novel, with its harrowingly taut, hour-by-hour narrative. stuck among the manifold horrors of the previous and the troubling dilemmas of the current, Elisha wrestles with guilt, ghosts, and eventually God as he waits for the appointed hour and his act of assassination. sunrise is an eloquent meditation at the compromises, justifications, and sacrifices that people make after they homicide different humans.

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The Curse of Lono

By Hunter S Thompson, Ralph Steadman

A wild experience to darkish Americana: Hunter S. Thompson’s and Ralph Steadman’s such a lot eccentric book
 

The Curse of Lono is to Hawaii what Fear and Loathing was to Las Vegas: a journalist’s information occasion “coverage” that finally ends up an unclassifiable twist of fiction and reportage, delusion and crazed surrealism. that includes all the zany, hallucinogenic wordplay and feral art for which the Hunter S. Thompson/Ralph Steadman duo grew to become identified and enjoyed, the publication used to be without delay their exemplary and such a lot eccentric output.

the unique version of The Curse of Lono, released 1983, had lengthy been out of print whilst TASCHEN introduced out a signed, restricted re-edition nearly a decade in the past. The e-book bought out earlier than it even hit the shops. Now on hand as a typical TASCHEN version, this clean, smaller structure, makes the gonzo masterpiece available to everyone.

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Sleepless Nights (New York Review Books Classics)

By Elizabeth Hardwick

In Sleepless Nights a girl appears again on her life—the parade of individuals, the moving historical past of place—and assembles a scrapbook of stories, reflections, images, letters, needs, and desires. An encouraged fusion of truth and invention, this superbly discovered, hard-bitten, lyrical ebook is not just Elizabeth Hardwick's best fiction yet one of many amazing contributions to American literature of the final fifty years.

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My Family and Other Animals

By Gerald Durrell

While the novel Durrell kinfolk can not undergo the damp, grey English weather, they do what any good kin could do: promote their residence and relocate to the sunny Greek isle of Corfu. My relations and different Animals was once meant to embody the typical historical past of the island yet ended up as a pleasant account of Durrell’s family’s reviews, from the various eccentric hangers-on to the ceaseless procession of domestic dogs, toads, scorpions, geckoes, ladybugs, glowworms, octopuses, bats, and butterflies into their domestic.

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Sleep Has His House

By Anna Kavan

A vintage later novel via Anna Kavan.

A mostly autobiographical account of an unsatisfied adolescence, this bold synthesis of memoir and surrealist experimentation chronicles the subject's sluggish withdrawal from the sunlight global of acquired truth. short flashes of day-by-day event from adolescence, early life, and early life are defined in what's outlined as "nighttime language"—a heightened, ornamental prose that frees those occasions from their gloomy associations.

The novel indicates we've all spoken this dialect in adolescence and in our goals, yet those innovations can merely be sharpened or decoded by means of contemplation in the dead of night. Revealing that facet of existence which is rarely visible by way of the waking eye yet which goals and medicine can all at once emphasize, this startling discovery illustrates how those evening illuminations demonstrate the narrator's pleasure for the dwelling international

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The Dog Lived (and So Will I): The poignant, honest, hilarious memoir of a cancer survivor

By Teresa Rhyne

The no 1 big apple occasions bestseller
The number 1 Wall highway magazine bestseller
USA this day bestseller

"Funny, shrewdpermanent, uplifting, and enjoyable, The puppy Lived (and So Will I) reminds us that animals are between our top academics, our strongest healers, and our such a lot steadfast acquaintances. I enjoyed it!"-Sy Montgomery, writer of The strong strong Pig

The story of a puppy who would not permit pass and the girl who undefined his lead.

Teresa Rhyne vowed to get issues correct this time round: new boyfriend, new apartment, new puppy, even perhaps new task. yet presently after she followed Seamus, a wholly incorrigible beagle, vets advised Teresa that he had a malignant tumor and no more than a yr to reside. The prognosis devastated her, yet she made up our minds to struggle it, studying every little thing she might in regards to the top remedy for Seamus. Teresa could not almost certainly have recognized then that she used to be getting ready herself for life's subsequent hurdle - a melanoma prognosis of her own.

She solid forward with survival, scuffling with an epidemic, struggling with for medical professionals she wanted, and baring her center for a probably star–crossed courting. The puppy Lived (and so Will I) is an uplifting and heartwarming tale approximately how canines scouse borrow our hearts, exhibit us tips to stay, and educate us find out how to love.

A heartwarming, hilarious ebook approximately canine, relationships and surviving life's demanding situations with humor and beauty is ideal for lovers of Marley and Me, The heart position and A Dog's function will love this touching memoir.

Other books by way of Teresa Rhyne:
Dogs have been Rescued (And So was once I)

What readers are announcing approximately The puppy Lived (And So Will I):

"infused with emotional moments or even extra so with humor. The booklet is an excellent mix of it all."

"As a lot as this publication is set thriving, not only surviving, in the course of melanoma, it's also a love tale written to the beagle."

"A wonderfully poignant memoir directly from the heart"

"like "Marley and Me", yet a lot better."

"INCREDIBLE - heartwarming, unhappy, humorous, annoying and comforting all at once."

"A precise gem for any puppy lover and a person who both has had melanoma or knows/has recognized an individual with melanoma - which let's accept it - is everyone."

"THIS MEMOIR IS WHAT ALL different MEMOIRS should still ASPIRE TO."

What reviewers are asserting approximately The puppy Lived (And So Will I):

"This poignant and fast–moving memoir...is facts that even a hard–charging attorney is not any fit for a big–hearted beagle." -Martin Kihn, writer ofBad puppy (A Love Story)

"...encouraging story of finding love and love in unforeseen places..."-Publishers Weekly

"A ebook that dares to be honest and unhappy and hilarious all at once."-Susan Conley, writer of The most appropriate reliable Fortune

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A Brother's Journey: Surviving a Childhood of Abuse

By Richard B. Pelzer

- A Brother's trip will attract an identical viewers that made no 1 manhattan occasions bestsellers of Dave Pelzer's renowned novels: a baby known as "It" (Health Communications, 1995), The misplaced Boy (Health Communications, 1997), and a guy Named Dave (E.P. Dutton, 1999), that have bought over six million copies mixed. - there's a robust marketplace for memoirs detailing stressful studies, as established by means of the good fortune of one million Little items (Nan A. Talese, 4/03) and working With Scissors (St. Martin's Press, 2002). - Subsidiary rights have already been bought in England and Japan. - to be had as a Time Warner AudioBook.

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Camp David

By David Walliams

It's time to get severe with Britain's favourite humorous guy. recognized comic, funniest pass judgement on on Britain's received expertise, impossible to resist ladykiller, and high-achieving sportsman, David Walliams is a guy of many skills. introduced to repute with the record-breaking Little Britain, his characters—Lou, Florence, Emily, among others—became embedded in our shared pop culture. you could not input a playground for an extended whereas with no listening to "eh, eh, eh" or "computer says no". but Walliams is a secret. frequently defined as a package of contradictions, he's disarming and enigmatic, enjoying up his campness one minute and hinting approximately his melancholy the following. To learn Camp David is to be really surprised, in addition to tickled red, as David Walliams bares his soul like by no means sooner than and divulges a desirable and intricate brain. This searingly sincere autobiography is a real roller-coaster experience of feelings, as this nation's sweetheart unlocks heavily guarded secrets and techniques that earlier have remained hidden in his past.

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Red Azalea

By Anchee Min

Red Azalea is Anchee Min’s celebrated memoir of turning out to be up within the final years of Mao’s China. As a baby, she was once requested to publicly humiliate a instructor; at seventeen, she used to be despatched to paintings at a hard work collective. Forbidden to talk, gown, learn, write, or love as she happy, she came upon a lifeline in a mystery love affair with one other girl. Miraculously chosen for the movie model of 1 of Madame Mao’s political operas, Min’s lifestyles replaced in a single day. Then Chairman Mao all at once died, taking with him a complete global. A revelatory and hectic portrait of China, Anchee Min’s memoir is outstanding for its candor, its poignancy, its braveness, and for its prose which Newsweek calls "as gentle and evocative as a standard chinese language brush painting."

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