Great Britons is an illustrated biographical dictionary recording the lives of 645 men and women, all of them British subjects, who died between 1915 and 1980 and whose mark on their contemporaries and in their chosen careers has been of exceptional interest and significance.
Dublin. Calista is young, beautiful, and headstrong. When she falls in love with the charming, older Alexandros and moves to his native Cyprus, she never imagines that her whirlwind courtship could lead to a dark and violent marriage.
Nutritional therapist Amelia Freer has more than seven years' experience in changing people's lives, and a long waiting list for her consultations. In this stunningly illustrated book, she reveals easy-to-follow steps that will relegate fad diets to the distant past.
It all starts during her commute home one night. Zoe Walker glances through her local paper and sees her own face staring back at her in a classified ad. with the grainy photo is a phone number and a listing for a website called FindTheOne.com.
The 12th book in the series following, Doctor Fingal Flahertie O’Reilly. Not only has O’Reilly taken a new trainee under his wing, Doctor Connor Nelson, he’s also added a spirited Labrador puppy to his ever-expanding household at Number One Main Street.
A unique leading man and one of the most charismatic actors of his generation. O’Toole was unpredictable, with a dangerous edge he brought to his roles and to his real life. This is an insightful, funny, & moving tribute to this iconic actor who made a monumental contribution to theater and cinema.
Three years have passed since midwife Bridget Hodgson and her deputy Martha Hawkins fled York for the safety of the English countryside. But when a mysterious letter from London brings them to the capital, they are forced into service under Jonathan Marlowe, Oliver Cromwell's chief spymaster.
It's amid all this uncertainty that the already embattled modern man needs the best advice he can get about how to be the best he can. This tome offers the same pearls of life wisdom as Keep Calm and Carry On, especially for males at their wits' end.
Better known as “Bertie,” Edward Prince of Wales was charming and dissolute. A lifelong womanizer, Bertie conducted his countless liaisons against the glittering backdrop of London society, Europe, and the stately homes of England in the second half of the 19th century.
Joanna Blalock’s keen mind and incredible insight lead her to become a highly-skilled nurse. But when she & her 10 year old son witness a man fall to his death, apparently by suicide, they are visited by the elderly Dr. John Watson and his charming, handsome son, Dr. John Watson Jr.
Adele: A Celebration of an Icon and Her Music brings fans up to date on her life and work. It explores the background and emotions behind Adele's bestselling, best-loved songs, and tells the fascinating story of the girl who was born to a single-parent teenager in North London.
The Blade Artist is an elegant, electrifying novel -- ultra violent but curiously redemptive -- and it marks the return of one of modern fiction's most infamous, terrifying characters, the incendiary Francis Begbie from Trainspotting.
If you're looking for a field guide to leprechauns, The Truth About the Irish is not the book for you. But if you can handle a frank and funny look into the minds and hearts of Irish people, you've been touched by that fabled Irish luck.