Download Der Mann meines Lebens (German Edition) by Jakob Hein,Mikael Krogerus,Dieter Meier,Nils Minkmar,Dieter PDF

By Jakob Hein,Mikael Krogerus,Dieter Meier,Nils Minkmar,Dieter Moor,Cord Riechelmann,Harry Rowohlt,Robert Seethaler,Claudius Seidl,Fabio Stassi,Philipp Tingler,Joseph von Westphalen,Christian Zaschke,Jospeh von Westphalen

Es gibt Menschen, die guy nie vergisst. Menschen, die uns etwas gelehrt haben, uns geprägt haben, die uns als gutes oder schlechtes Beispiel vorangegangen sind – kurzum, Menschen, ohne die wir nicht die wären, die wir sind. Im Leben eines Mannes ist dies nicht selten ein anderer Mann. Aber used to be kann der eine im Leben des anderen überhaupt bewirken? used to be kann der Mann dem Mann bedeuten? Der Mann meines Lebens geht genau dieser Frage nach und bringt Erstaunliches zutage. Denn während die Beziehung zwischen Mann und Frau immer wieder zum Thema gemacht wird, bleibt die zwischen Männern meist unerwähnt. Dabei gibt es im Leben der meisten Männer eine
prägende männliche Figur – ob es nun der Vater oder der Bruder ist, der Sohn oder der Lehrer. Hier erzählen Männer von Männern, die in ihrem Leben eine ganz besondere Rolle gespielt haben. Entstanden ist eine wundervolle Sammlung von inspirierenden Texten – kleine Geschichten voller Klarsicht und Klugheit, die berühren und zugleich zum Nachdenken anregen.

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Download River of Flesh and Other Stories: The Prostituted Woman in by Ruchira Gupta PDF

By Ruchira Gupta

River of Flesh and different Stories brings jointly twenty-one tales approximately trafficked and prostituted ladies through a few of India’s so much celebrated writers—Amrita Pritam, Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay, Indira Goswami, Ismat Chughtai, J. P. Das, Kamala Das, Kamleshwar, Krishan Chander, Munshi Premchand, Nabendu Ghosh, Qurratulain Hyder, Saadat Hasan Manto and Siddique Alam, between others.

Jugnu, in Kamleshwar’s ‘River of Flesh’ (‘Maas ka Darya’)—stares at a life of servitude as age and illness take carry; Ismat Chughtai creates the unforgettable personality of Lajo in ‘The Housewife’, a carefree younger lady who needs to comply with society’s concept of decency, or hazard being branded a whore; in ‘Heeng-Kochuri’, via Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay, a boy becoming up close to a red-light sector discovers the grownup international of consumers, connoisseurs and customers—as good as savouries provided to younger boys as bribe; and in Manisha Kulshrestha’s ‘Kalindi’, a son seems to be in via a window and his lifestyles falls to items round him.

An unheard of anthology—for its topic, in addition to for the variety of authors and translators who're a part of it—River of Flesh and different Stories offers a harsh indictment of this tradition of human slavery, too frequently justified—and sometimes glorified—as the ‘world’s oldest profession’.

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Download Horror Stories: Classic Tales from Hoffmann to Hodgson by Darryl Jones PDF

By Darryl Jones

the trendy horror tale grew and constructed around the 19th century, embracing different types as varied as ghost tales, the supernatural and mental horror, clinical and medical horrors, colonial horror, and stories of the uncanny and precognition. This anthology brings jointly twenty-nine of the best horror tales of the interval, from 1816 to 1912, from the British, Irish, American, and eu traditions. It levels greatly around the sub-genres to
encompass authors whose terror-inducing powers stay unsurpassed.

The ebook contains tales through the superior writers of the century - Hoffmann, Poe, Balzac, Dickens, Hawthorne, Melville, Zola - in addition to confirmed style classics corresponding to M. R. James, Arthur Machen, Bram Stoker, Algernon Blackwood, Charlotte Perkins Gilman and others. It comprises infrequent and little-known items through writers corresponding to William Maginn, Francis Marion Crawford, W. F. Harvey, and William desire Hodgson, and indicates the real function performed by means of periodicals in popularizing the horror
story. at any place attainable tales are reprinted of their first released shape, with heritage information regarding their authors and necessary, contextualizing annotation. Darryl Jones's energetic advent discusses horror's literary evolution and its articulation of cultural preoccupations and anxieties.
These are tales absolute to freeze the blood, rebel the senses, and preserve you unsleeping at evening: arrange to be terrified!

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Download Leggende e fiabe: Leggende e fiabe (Oscar) (Italian Edition) by Hermann Hesse,Francesco Saba Sardi PDF

By Hermann Hesse,Francesco Saba Sardi

Immersi in un clima mitico-simbolico soffuso di poesia, i temi della favolistica tradizionale (vita-morte, amoreodio) insieme a quelli della tentazione, della povertà, del miracolo, rivivono nelle leggende dei Padri del Deserto e degli eremiti della Tebaide, del Medioevo francescano o cortese e cavalleresco, dell'Italia rinascimentale e umanistica.

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Download BAD BOY BILLIONAIRES COLLECTION I: Romantic Comedy Anthology by Judy Angelo PDF

By Judy Angelo

big apple instances & united states at the present time Best-selling writer, Judy Angelo, presents:

Collection I, Volumes 1 - four -

MEET THE undesirable BOY BILLIONAIRES FROM VOLUMES 1 - 4:

TAMED by way of THE BILLIONAIRE - Vol. 1
Roman Steele - The company wealthy person who has the daunting job of taming the spoiled princess.

MAID within the U.S.A. -Vol. 2
Pierce D'Amato - The software program billionaire who thinks he is up to speed yet as an alternative unearths himself on the mercy of an angelic 4 yr outdated and a dark-eyed French good looks who steals his heart.

BILLIONAIRE'S ISLAND BRIDE - Vol. 3
Dare DeSouza - the landlord of a line of Caribbean inns who attempts to educate our loved heroine a lesson she'll by no means forget...but then finally ends up studying the best lesson of his life.

DANGEROUS DECEPTION - Vol. 4
Storm Hunter - He loves bikes, quick autos and now he is obtained so as to add another merchandise to his record of loves: Danielle speedy. Dani has a appeal he attempts to withstand yet this dedicated bachelor is not any fit for this daring and autonomous lady who is like none he is met before.

Alpha men at their top - which one will you fall in love with?

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Download Nightmares for Insomniacs by J. Delgado-Figueroa PDF

By J. Delgado-Figueroa

3 tales of pre-millennial males misled via their belief in humanity and their skill to accommodate unexpected situations: a guy whose unfailing love for a unwell pal leads him to an come upon with unfettered greed; a author too reliant at the energy of his face to suspect a unique type of id robbery; a tender Catholic monk beaten by means of the demanding situations of existence with different males whose motivation to decorate in a spiritual behavior has not anything to do with religion.

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Download Frische Märchen extra fein: Kann Spuren von Tieren und Hexen by Michael-André Werner (Hrsg.),Jan Philipp Zmyny,Lars PDF

By Michael-André Werner (Hrsg.),Jan Philipp Zmyny,Lars Ruppel,Kirsten Fuchs,Sebastian Krämer,Andy Strauß,Sarah Bosetti,Heiko Werning,Michael-André Werner

Märchen - alt und geheimnisvoll. So kennen wir sie. Märchen sind wie der durchgesessene Ohrensessel von Opa. Es gibt aber auch neue - Sessel und Märchen - denn jede new release hat ihre eigenen: seltsame, lustige, skurrile. Manche sind gereimt und wollen laut gelesen sein.

Jede new release hat ihre Märchen. Gesammelte von den Brüdern Grimm. Ausgedachte von Musäus bis Andersen, moderne von Brecht bis Wondratschek. Kaum ein Schriftsteller, der nicht mal ein Märchen geschrieben hat. Das geht Poetry-Slam- und Lesebühnen-Autorinnen und -Autoren nicht anders.
Dieses Buch versammelt die aller-aller-aller-neuesten und modernsten Märchen und märchenhaften Geschichten von neuen und jungen Autorinnen und Autoren. Sie wurden - wie die meisten Märchen aus alten Tagen - bisher nur mündlich weitergegeben, vor allem von Bühnen herab.

Mit Beiträgen von Lars Ruppel, Jan-Philipp Zymny, Andy Strauß, Thilo Bock, Björn Högsdal, Matthias Reuter, Ahne, Micha Ebeling, Sabrina Schauer, Heiko Werning, Sarah Bosetti & Daniel Hoth (Team Mikrokosmos), Leo Fischer u. v. a. m.

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Download Action Shock Wave: Vol. 1 Collection of 18 Action Adventure by Bridget Chase PDF

By Bridget Chase

18 motion experience brief tales via Bridget Chase- 280 pages - 45,000 words
Stories Included:
1. The Loch Ness Monster therapies Aids
2. Jesus Opens a Taco Truck
3. The Devil's Donut
4. web optimization Camp
5. Rudolph's YOLO Day
6. Muppet Chainsaw Massacre
7. Muppet Chainsaw bloodbath 2
8. Jaguar Kicks
9. Hollywood Creature
10. Halloween Tremors
11. Grandma's Cookie vs. Planet undesirable Dudes
12. complete apartment and the Devil's Thunderdome
13. Dracula and Frankenstein choose Up a few women on the Circus
14. David Hasselhoff Rubs a few Bacon on it
15. The Predator will get a Date for Prom
16. Wax Museum in Space
17. Bully Pig
18. Alt correct Ti'tt'y Bazooka

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Download Australia's Best Unknown Stories: and tales you thought you by Jim Haynes PDF

By Jim Haynes

not just are there many stuff we do not comprehend, we must always by no means be too convinced concerning the issues we're yes we do know.'

From Jim Haynes, considered one of our so much winning and prolific tellers of yarns and bush stories, comes this selection of vintage Australian tales: the unknown, the forgotten, the surprising.

Jim reminds us that issues usually are not constantly as they appear, or as we've got been advised. used to be the Ghan relatively named after the Afghan cameleers? Does that urn that represents that maximum of all wearing clashes among Australia and England rather comprise the ashes of a burnt cricket bail? And who quite is an important Australian who ever lived?

Jim introduces us to the forgotten state developers, artists, poets and nice unknown characters of Australian background and tells the funniest, the main awesome and the quirkiest tales that catch the guts and soul of the Australian spirit.

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