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El hombre de los círculos azules
Author: Fred Vargas
Publisher:
ISBN: 847844744X
Pages: 196
Year: 2004
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«Victor, mala suerte, ¿qué haces fuera?» A los parisinos les divierte. Desde hace cuatro meses esta frase acompaña los círculos azules que surgen durante la noche trazados con tiza en las aceras de la ciudad, y en el centro de los círculos, prisioneros, un desecho, un residuo, un objeto perdido: un trombón, una bombilla, una pinza de depilar, un yogur, una pata de paloma... El fenómeno hace las delicias de los periodistas y de algunos psiquiatras que elaboran diferentes teorías. Sin embargo, al comisario Adamsberg no le hace ninguna gracia. Los círculos y su heteróclito contenido «rezuman» crueldad. Él lo sabe, lo siente: pronto ese hecho anodino y estrafalario se convertirá en una tragedia.
Seeking Whom He May Devour
Author: Fred Vargas
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 074328402X
Pages: 289
Year: 2006-11-07
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When the residents of a French Alpine village accuse a beardless local of being a werewolf and killing a sheep breeder, eccentric Commissaire Jean-Baptiste Adamsberg teams up with his ex-girlfriend, the victim's adopted son, and a shepherd to investigate clues linked to the village's history. Original. 17,500 first printing.
Que se levanten los muertos
Author: Fred Vargas
Publisher: Siruela
ISBN: 8498417074
Pages: 264
Year: 2012-03-20
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Después de El hombre de los círculos azules, en esta nueva intriga policiaca nos encontramos a «tres evangelistas»: Mathias, Lucien y Marc, tres jóvenes historiadores en paro y sin un céntimo, que intentarán resolver un caso muy complicado. Mathias es duro, casi de piedra, como la edad prehistórica de la que se ocupa; Lucien es un estudioso de la primera guerra mundial, y Marc, un medievalista muy nervioso. No parece el equipo idóneo para resolver un caso de homicidio que hunde sus raíces en un pasado lejano, lleno de rencor y celos. Pero, a veces, la intuición y la capacidad de análisis consiguen más de lo que se pueda imaginar. El escenario: una calle del centro de París, donde todo el mundo se conoce y nada pasa desapercibido.
The Accordionist
Author: Fred Vargas
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473522927
Pages: 256
Year: 2017-08-17
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SHORTLISTED FOR THE CWA INTERNATIONAL DAGGER 2018 When two Parisian women are murdered in their homes, the police suspect young accordionist Clément Vauquer. As he was seen outside both of the apartments in question, it seems like an open-and-shut case. Desperate for a chance to prove his innocence, Clément disappears. He seeks refuge with old Marthe, the only mother figure he has ever known, who calls in ex-special investigator Louis Kehlweiler. Louis is soon faced with his most complex case yet and he calls on some unconventional friends to help him. He must show that Clément is not responsible and solve a fiendish riddle to find the killer...
Dog Will Have His Day
Author: Fred Vargas
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448190185
Pages: 256
Year: 2014-04-17
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Shortlisted for the CWA International Dagger HOW DO YOU SOLVE A MURDER WITHOUT A BODY? Keeping watch under the windows of the Paris flat belonging to a politician's nephew, ex-special investigator Louis Kehlweiler catches sight of something odd on the pavement. A tiny piece of bone. Human bone, in fact. When Kehlweiler takes his find to the nearest police station, he faces ridicule. Obsessed by the fragment, he follows the trail to the tiny Breton fishing village of Port-Nicolas – in search of a dog. But when he recruits ‘evangelists’ Marc and Mathias to help, they find themselves facing even bigger game. A THREE EVANGELISTS NOVEL
In the Time of the Butterflies
Author: Julia Alvarez
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 1565129768
Pages: 352
Year: 2010-01-12
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It is November 25, 1960, and three beautiful sisters have been found near their wrecked Jeep at the bottom of a 150-foot cliff on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. The official state newspaper reports their deaths as accidental. It does not mention that a fourth sister lives. Nor does it explain that the sisters were among the leading opponents of Gen. Rafael Leonidas Trujillo’s dictatorship. It doesn’t have to. Everybody knows of Las Mariposas—“The Butterflies.” In this extraordinary novel, the voices of all four sisters—Minerva, Patria, María Teresa, and the survivor, Dedé—speak across the decades to tell their own stories, from hair ribbons and secret crushes to gunrunning and prison torture, and to describe the everyday horrors of life under Trujillo’s rule. Through the art and magic of Julia Alvarez’s imagination, the martyred Butterflies live again in this novel of courage and love, and the human cost of political oppression.
Love in the Time of Cholera
Author: Gabriel García Márquez
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 1101911115
Pages: 368
Year: 2014-10-15
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AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN eBOOK! In their youth, Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza fall passionately in love. When Fermina eventually chooses to marry a wealthy, well-born doctor, Florentino is devastated, but he is a romantic. As he rises in his business career he whiles away the years in 622 affairs--yet he reserves his heart for Fermina. Her husband dies at last, and Florentino purposefully attends the funeral. Fifty years, nine months, and four days after he first declared his love for Fermina, he will do so again.
The Three Evangelists
Author: Fred Vargas
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448163501
Pages: 304
Year: 2014-07-10
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The opera singer Sophia Siméonidis wakes up one morning to discover that a tree has appeared overnight in the garden of her Paris house. Intrigued and unnerved, she turns to her neighbours: Vandoosler, an ex-cop, and three impecunious historians, Mathias, Marc and Lucien - the three evangelists. They agree to dig around the tree and see if something has been buried there. They find nothing but soil. A few weeks later, Sophia disappears and her body is found burned to ashes in a car. Who killed the opera singer? Her husband, her ex-lover, her best friend, her niece? They all seem to have a motive. Vandoosler and the three evangelists set out to find the truth.
El complot de los Románticos
Author: Carmen Boullosa
Publisher: Siruela
ISBN: 849841265X
Pages: 264
Year: 2009-01
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El Parnaso, congreso literario que concede anualmente un premio al mejor inédito de un maestro, cambia de sede y busca una ciudad que lo albergue en 2007. Este festival tiene una peculiaridad: los participantes, auténticos clásicos, están todos muertos. Dante Alighieri, representando a los consagrados y custodiado por una joven poeta norteamericana muy de moda y una autora mexicana (narradora de la mayor parte de la novela), viajará a México, posible futura sede. Con ellas, visita un centro comercial, cruza diferentes fronteras entre Estados Unidos y México, es iniciado en la cultura contemporánea e incluso asiste al rodaje de El Zorro III. Ciertos hechos harán que Madrid compita también por la candidatura... Sólo Carmen Boullosa podía escribir una novela así, creadora de su propio género. Entre carnaval y ensayo, entre intelectual y pop, entre novela de fantasmas y road-novel, esta novela única, cómica y reflexiva, simple y a la vez compleja, confirma el lugar que ocupa la autora en nuestras letras hispanas. El jurado destaca lo atrevido de su propuesta, el brillante uso de la cultura literaria, así como la ruptura de los moldes narrativos al uso y el hilarante juego metaliterario acerca de la figura del autor.
Ruby Red
Author: Kerstin Gier
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
ISBN: 1429921218
Pages: 336
Year: 2011-05-10
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Gwyneth Shepherd's sophisticated, beautiful cousin Charlotte has been prepared her entire life for traveling through time. But unexpectedly, it is Gwyneth who in the middle of class takes a sudden spin to a different era! Gwyneth must now unearth the mystery of why her mother would lie about her birth date to ward off suspicion about her ability, brush up on her history, and work with Gideon—the time traveler from a similarly gifted family that passes the gene through its male line, and whose presence becomes, in time, less insufferable and more essential. Together, Gwyneth and Gideon journey through time to discover who, in the 18th century and in contemporary London, they can trust. Kerstin Gier's Ruby Red is young adult novel full of fantasy and romance.
Man's Search for Meaning
Author: Viktor E. Frankl
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807014281
Pages: 168
Year: 2006-06-01
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Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl's memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival. Between 1942 and 1945 Frankl labored in four different camps, including Auschwitz, while his parents, brother, and pregnant wife perished. Based on his own experience and the experiences of others he treated later in his practice, Frankl argues that we cannot avoid suffering but we can choose how to cope with it, find meaning in it, and move forward with renewed purpose. Frankl's theory-known as logotherapy, from the Greek word logos ("meaning")-holds that our primary drive in life is not pleasure, as Freud maintained, but the discovery and pursuit of what we personally find meaningful. At the time of Frankl's death in 1997, Man's Search for Meaning had sold more than 10 million copies in twenty-four languages. A 1991 reader survey for the Library of Congress that asked readers to name a "book that made a difference in your life" found Man's Search for Meaning among the ten most influential books in America.
Siddhartha
Author: Herman Hesse
Publisher: Xist Publishing
ISBN: 1623957990
Pages: 145
Year: 2015-03-06
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A unique spiritual journey influenced by Hinduism and Buddhism Herman Hesse's Siddhartha tells the story of a young Brahimin's search for reality after a meeting with the Buddha. This strange and simple story has resonated with millions of readers looking for enlightenment and a blend of Eastern mysticism and Western psychology. This Xist Classics edition has been professionally formatted for e-readers with a linked table of contents. This eBook also contains a bonus book club leadership guide and discussion questions. We hope you’ll share this book with your friends, neighbors and colleagues and can’t wait to hear what you have to say about it.
Concerning the Spiritual in Art
Author: Wassily Kandinsky
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048613248X
Pages: 96
Year: 2012-04-20
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Pioneering work by the great modernist painter, considered by many to be the father of abstract art and a leader in the movement to free art from traditional bonds. 12 illustrations.
The House on Mango Street
Author: Sandra Cisneros
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0345807197
Pages: 144
Year: 2013-04-30
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The best-selling coming-of-age classic, acclaimed by critics, beloved by readers of all ages, taught in schools and universities alike, and translated around the world. The House on Mango Street is the remarkable story of Esperanza Cordero, a young Latina girl growing up in Chicago, inventing for herself who and what she will become. Told in a series of vignettes—sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes deeply joyous—Sandra Cisneros’ masterpiece is a classic story of childhood and self-discovery. Few other books in our time have touched so many readers.
The Heart of a Boy
Author: Edmondo De Amicis
Publisher:
ISBN:
Pages: 290
Year: 1895
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