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By Boris Meyn

Boris Meyn, der Krimi-König des Nordens, schlägt mit Der Kuss einen neuen Ton an Der Bildhauer Peter Baumann verfügt über eine geheimnisvolle Gabe. Er kann seine Mitmenschen bezaubern. Doch seine Fähigkeit wird ihm mehr und mehr zur final. Wer ihn liebt, will ihn nach kurzer Zeit für sich ganz allein. Das gilt für Julia wie für Theo, für Swantje, Irmengard und Anelis gleichermaßen. Und es werden immer mehr, die Baumanns Gefühlswelt schließlich ins Chaos stürzen. Ein abgeschiedener Ort an der bretonischen Atlantikküste dient ihm jahrzehntelang als Zufluchtsort vor zu viel Liebe. Dann erreicht ihn ein Verrechnungsscheck in Millionenhöhe. Er macht sich auf den Weg zurück nach Hamburg, wo er in den 70er Jahren studierte und alles seinen Anfang nahm. Doch im Jahr 2010 scheint nichts mehr wie früher zu sein - weder die Orte noch die Menschen, denen er begegnet. Bis auf Anelis, die ihn bei sich aufnimmt. Es sind sentimentale Rückschauen, die Baumann einer brachialen Gegenwart gegenüberstellt. Je mehr er in die Vergangenheit abtaucht, umso deutlicher zeigt ihm Anelis, dass es ein verhängnisvoller Fehler struggle, aus der Stadt zu fliehen. Nach und nach offenbaren sich Baumann unerwartete Zusammenhänge, die bis ins Jetzt nachwirken. Und dann droht sich plötzlich alles zu wiederholen.

AUTORENPORTRÄT Boris Meyn wurde 1961 in Hamburg geboren, wo er Medizin und Kunstgeschichte studierte und über die Schulbaugeschichte seiner Heimatstadt promovierte. Seit 2000 ist er Autor einer der erfolgreichsten historischen Krimireihen Deutschlands, die sich mit der Geschichte Hamburgs befasst. Die Bücher erscheinen mit großem Erfolg im Rowohlt Verlag. Boris Meyn lebt mit seiner Familie in Schleswig-Holstein und in der Provence.

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Download E-books Cosmopolis: A Novel PDF

By Don DeLillo

Now an incredible movie directed through David Cronenberg and starring Robert Pattinson, Cosmopolis is the 13th novel through one in all America’s so much celebrated writers.

It is an April day within the yr 2000 and an period is set to finish. The booming instances of industry optimism—when the tradition boiled with funds and companies appeared extra important and influential than governments— are poised to crash. Eric Packer, a billionaire asset supervisor at age twenty-eight, emerges from his penthouse triplex and settles into his lavishly personalized white stretch limousine. this day he's a guy with missions: to pursue a cataclysmic guess opposed to the yen and to get a haircut throughout city. Stalled in site visitors through a presidential motorcade, a tune idol’s funeral and a violent political demonstration, Eric gets a string of visitors—experts on safety, know-how, foreign money, finance and some sexual partners—as the limo sputters towards an more and more doubtful future.

Cosmopolis, Don DeLillo’s 13th novel, is either intimate and worldwide, a bright and relocating account of the fantastic downfall of 1 guy, and of an period.

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Download E-books Dirty Little Secrets: A J.J. Graves Mystery (J.J. Graves Mysteries Book 1) PDF

By Liliana Hart

Soiled LITTLE secrets and techniques: A J.J. GRAVES MYSTERY

J.J. Graves has visible loads of lifeless our bodies in her line of work...

She's not just within the mortuary company, yet she's additionally the coroner for King George County, Virginia. whilst a grisly homicide is stumbled on within the small city of Bloody Mary, it really is as much as J.J. and her ally, Detective Jack Lawson, to deliver the sufferer justice.

The murders are piling up...

When a well-liked secret author indicates up on J.J.'s doorstep with plans of writing his new publication in regards to the Bloody Mary Serial Killer, J.J. has to choose if he will be going above and past the decision of responsibility to create the backbone tinglers he is so renowned for.

Passions are rising...

J.J and Jack observe every one sufferer had a stunning mystery, and the very starting place of J.J.'s lifestyles is at risk of crumbling whilst it seems she’s harboring secrets and techniques of her own—secrets that make her an ideal aim in a perilous online game.




A soiled disgrace: A J.J. GRAVES MYSTERY






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Download E-books What's for Dinner? PDF

By James Schuyler

James Schuyler's totally unique What's for Dinner? encompasses a solid of characters who seem to have escaped from a Norman Rockwell portray to run amok. In tones which are variously droll, deadpan, and lyrical, Schuyler tells a narrative that revolves round 3 small-town American families. The Delehanteys are an old school Catholic relations whose dual teenage boys are becoming thoroughly out of hand, regardless of that their father is rarely one to spare the rod. Childless Norris and Lottie Taylor were fortunately married for years, whilst Lottie has been slowly consuming herself to loss of life. magazine, a contemporary widow, is at the prowl for romance. backing out to an establishment to dry out, Lottie unearths herself stuck up in a curious comedy of team treatment manners. whilst, although, she starts an ascent from the depths of despair—illuminated with the ordinary grace and humor that readers of Schuyler's masterful poetry recognize so well—to a brand new knowing, that may flip her into an out of this world redeemer inside an not going world.

What's for Dinner? is one of the most pleasurable and weird works of yankee literature. captivating and darkish, off-kilter yet pedestrian, mercurial but matter-of-fact, Schuyler's novel is an beautiful invention that captures either the fragility and the tenacity of standard existence.

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Download E-books Love in the Present Tense PDF

By Catherine Ryan Hyde

From the bestselling writer of Pay It Forward comes a relocating novel concerning the bond among a 5 yr previous deserted by way of his mom and the guy who increases him. After by accident killing a police workplace 5 years in the past, Pearl has controlled to guard her vivid, frail younger son Leonard from her violent prior. Then sooner or later, Pearl drops him off with their neighbor Mitch, and not returns. Mitch is much from the precise caretaker--he’s having an affair with a client’s wife--but he and Leonard needs to give you the option to bridge the distance among them as they bond as father or mother and child.Gritty yet big-hearted, Love within the current Tense is an inspiring tale of affection and the wonderful varieties it may possibly take.

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By Walter Tevis

When it used to be first released in 1959, The Hustler used to be the first—and the best—novel written approximately billiards within the 400-year background of the sport. The e-book quick gained a revered readership and later an viewers for the motion picture with an analogous identify starring Paul Newman and Jackie Gleason. The Hustler is set the victories and losses of 1 "Fast" Eddie Felson, a poolroom hustler who travels from city to city conning strangers into pondering they can beat him on the video game whilst actually, he's a skillful participant who hasn't ever misplaced a online game. till he meets his fit in Minnesota fat, the genuine king of the poolroom, inflicting his existence to alter vastly. this can be a vintage story of a man's fight together with his soul and his vanity. "If Hemingway had the fervour for pool that he had for bullfighting, his hero could have been Eddie Felson."—Time "A excellent hymn to the final precise period while males of substance performed pool with a vengeance."—Time Out

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Download E-books This Girl: A Novel (Slammed) PDF

By Colleen Hoover

There are facets to each love tale. Now pay attention Will’s.

There are facets to each love tale. Now pay attention Will’s.

Colleen Hoover’s New York Times bestselling Slammed sequence has introduced numerous readers to their knees with a whirlwind of affection, ardour, and heartache. Layken and Will’s love has controlled to resist the hardest of conditions, and the younger enthusiasts, now married, are starting to think secure and safe of their union. up to Layken relishes their new existence jointly, she reveals herself eager to understand every thing there's to grasp approximately her husband, even supposing Will makes it transparent he prefers to maintain the painful stories of the previous the place they belong. nonetheless, he can’t withstand his wife’s pleas, and so he starts to untangle his aspect of the tale, revealing for the 1st time his such a lot intimate emotions and innovations, retelling either the great and undesirable moments, and sharing a number of surprising confessions of his personal from the time once they first met.

In This Girl, Will tells the tale in their complex courting from his perspective. Their destiny rests on how good they take care of the previous during this ultimate installment of the liked Slammed sequence.

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Download E-books A Cup of Rage PDF

By Raduan Nassar

A small, livid masterpiece of dominance and submission.

a couple of lovers―a younger woman journalist and an older guy who owns an remoted farm in Brazil―spend the evening jointly. tomorrow they continue to spoil one another. Amid vitriolic insults and hot cruelty, their sexual event becomes a savage strength online game among warring egos. This excessive, erotic masterpiece―written by way of considered one of Brazil’s such a lot very hot modernists―explores alienation, vanity, machismo meltdown, the need to dominate, and the desire to be ruled.

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By James Patterson

Jack Mullen is a pushed scholar of the legislation. His brother Peter is a servant of the wealthy, parking the vehicles of the Hamptons' elite-and probably pleasant their extra intimate wishes to boot. Then Peter's physique is located at the seashore. Jack understands the drowning used to be no twist of fate, yet a persons' limitless energy and funds have obtained the police officers, the judges, the method. Now Jack is studying a lesson in justice he by no means obtained in legislation tuition ... and his dazzling plan to overcome the billionaires can have you reeling-and cheering-to the final web page.

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By Nicholas Sparks

When a mysterious younger lady named Katie seems within the small North Carolina city of Southport, her surprising arrival increases questions about her earlier. appealing but self-effacing, Katie turns out decided to prevent forming own ties till a chain of occasions attracts her into reluctant relationships: one with Alex, a widowed shop proprietor with a type middle and childrens; and one other together with her plainspoken unmarried neighbor, Jo. regardless of her reservations, Katie slowly starts off to enable down her protect, placing down roots within the close-knit group and turning into more and more connected to Alex and his family.

But while Katie starts off to fall in love, she struggles with the darkish mystery that also haunts and terrifies her . . . a previous that set her on a frightened, shattering trip around the state, to the sheltered oasis of Southport. With Jo's empathic and obdurate aid, Katie ultimately realizes that she needs to choose from a lifetime of brief safeguard and certainly one of riskier rewards . . . and that during the darkest hour, love is the one real secure haven.

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