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Download E-books Violet Fire (The Bragg Saga) PDF

By Brenda Joyce

A scion of the imperious Bragg family members, golden-boy Rathe Bragg reveals a society social gathering all quite a yawn till a feisty suffragette bursts into the room. Wielding a six-shooter and shrieking feminist slogans from atop the grand piano, the impassioned woman makes a startling first effect on these amassed, specifically Rathe -- and from that second the sparks among them simply intensify.

Irrepressible Grace O'Rourke, an intensely religious feminist, has outraged the complete city of Natchez together with her radical rules, and shortly infuriates Rathe together with her loss of regard for any critiques except her personal. but, regardless of her steadfast devotion to her reason, Grace warms to the virile gallant. yet his daring recommendation of changing into his mistress stings the proud Grace, and she or he firmly rejects his scandalous proposition. yet telling a Bragg "no" is the last word stimulant, and now, Rathe ardently pursues the girl whose eyes are ignited through a violet fire.

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Category: Contemporary

Download E-books The Edge of Life: Human Dignity and Contemporary Bioethics PDF

By Christopher Kaczor (auth.), Stuart F. Spicker, H. Tristram Engelhardt Jr., Kevin Wm. Wildes S.J. (eds.)

The fringe of existence: Human Dignity and modern Bioethics resituates bioethics in primary outlook by way of not easy either the dominant Kantian and utilitarian ways to comparing how new applied sciences observe to human lifestyles. Drawing on an research of the honour of the human individual, either as an agent and because the recipient of motion, The fringe of existence presents a "theoretical" method of the issues of latest bioethics and applies this method of a number of disputed questions. may still conjoined twins be break up, if the department will finish the lifetime of the weaker dual? was once Bush's stem phone examine choice morally appropriate? Are the 'quality of lifestyles' and 'sanctity of existence' ethics irreconcilably incompatible?

Accessible to either students and scholars, The fringe of Life focuses really at the arguable concerns surrounding the start and finishing of human lifestyles, tackling a few of the hardest sensible questions of bioethics together with new reproductive applied sciences (artificial wombs), stem cellphone study, abortion and healthcare professional assisted suicide, in addition to a lot of its vexing theoretical disputes.

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Category: Contemporary

Download E-books Legacy of Lies PDF

By JoAnn Ross

Joann Ross creates pleasing tales in regards to the offerings and possibilities that come as soon as in each woman's lifestyles. yet what occurs whilst a girl discovers her existence could be a legacy of lies…?

From a early life nurtured by means of unconditional family members like to her beautiful triumph as one among Hollywood's best model designers, Alexandra Lyons has continuously been lively and self sufficient. yet every thing she believes approximately herself is thrown into query while she meets Eleanor Lord. The robust matriarch is confident that Alexandra is Anna Lord, her long-lost granddaughter and inheritor to a relations dynasty.

Has Alexandra's existence been a lie? Is she relatively Anna Lord—or the sufferer of a good darker hoax? the reality lies buried long ago, in a gloomy explosion of jealousy, betrayal and homicide, and continues to be as lethal now because it used to be approximately thirty years ago.

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Category: Contemporary

Download E-books Kane and Abel PDF

By Jeffrey Archer

William Lowell Kane and Abel Rosnovski, one the son of a Boston millionaire, the opposite a penniless Polish immigrant. males, born at the related day, on contrary aspects of the realm, their paths destined to go of their ruthless fight to construct a fortune.

An unputdownable tale, spanning sixty years, of 2 robust males associated through an all-consuming hatred, introduced jointly by way of destiny to save―and eventually destroy―each other.

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Category: Contemporary

Download E-books Mountain Laurel PDF

By Jude Deveraux

Captain Ring Montgomery used to be good-looking, a talented rider, a crack shot, well-liked by the lads "and" their girls. That used to be cause adequate for a jealous, surly colonel to saddle Montgomery with a such a lot abnormal task: to escort an opera singer into the Colorado gold fields. Ring's plan used to be to scare the little woman adequate in order that she'd hightail it for domestic. in any case, a Civil struggle was once brewing! yet LaReina, The making a song Duchess -- as Maddie worthy known as herself on level -- did not scare effortless. and he or she did not intend to give an explanation for her purposes for coming West to any excessive and strong soldier. Captain Montgomery may be shrewdpermanent adequate to determine that she used to be no eu duchess, and gentleman adequate to not make the most of her while he'd had the opportunity, yet he'd need to pass on considering she had a few insane wish to sing opera to a number of ragtag miners. She did not dare belief him with the truth....

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Download E-books The Wrong Brother: Twins (Harlequin Superromance No. 898) PDF

Is it concord - or guilt - that reasons Paul Elliot to step into his dual brother Matthew's id after the airplane crash? He feels in his center that his brother is lifeless yet what if he is not? And now that he is fallen in love with Matthew's spouse Katherine, what is going to he do if she figures out the deception?

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Category: Contemporary

Download E-books If You Dare (The MacCarrick Brothers, Book 1) (Bk. 1) PDF

By Kresley Cole

With should you Dare, Cole introduces an exciting new romance trilogy that includes fierce Scottish brothers with risky lives, darkish wants, and a dangerous curse.
Can he distinct revenge?

excessive within the Pyrenees, a band of mercenaries led via Courtland MacCarrick wages warfare for normal Reynaldo Pascal. while court docket activates the evil common, Pascal orders him killed yet courtroom narrowly escapes and exacts revenge through kidnapping Pascal's beautiful Castilian fiancée.
Can she deny her passions?
woman Annalía Tristán Llorente despises her towering, barbaric captor nearly up to she does Pascal. Her inexplicable appeal to the Highlander purely fuels her fury. yet not anything will cease her from returning to Pascal -- for if she does not wed him, she indicators her brother's loss of life warrant, in addition to her personal.
Can there be love among them?
From the instant courtroom discovers that Anna's prim façade mask a fiery, courageous lass, his heart's ensnared, and he dares to defy the curse that has shadowed his lifestyles -- to stroll with demise or stroll alone. yet Pascal vows that he will hunt the 2, by no means preventing till he is destroyed them either.

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Download E-books Researching the Autism Spectrum: Contemporary Perspectives PDF

By Ilona Roth (editor), Payam Rezaie (editor)

This feature of latest examine presents up to date views from best investigators who're on the leading edge of reviews in autism spectrum issues. The booklet permits readers to know new techniques to figuring out the autism spectrum. Key components of conception and learn are coated, from category and prognosis, genetics, neurology and biochemistry, to socio-cognitive, developmental and academic views, necessary to a broader figuring out of the autism spectrum. additionally it introduces new emphases on MEG, epilepsy and reminiscence. In highlighting either biomedical and mental views, this publication displays the multi-level emphasis of latest wondering autism. through addressing key unanswered questions, discovering the Autism Spectrum acts as a guidepost for destiny examine and offers an authoritative and multidisciplinary point of view.

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Download E-books The Way U Look Tonight PDF

By Dianne Castell

In 'Til there has been U, Dianne Castell brought the powerful, family-centered O'Fallon extended family, Mississippi males who're regularly there for every different. whilst Rory O' Fallon discovers a stunning female descendant on his entrance porch, he is decided to discover the little girl's mom. to do this, he will need to name his sons domestic to O'Fallon's touchdown.

Keefe

Keefe O'Fallon could be the latest hunk at the cleaning soap opera circuit, yet to him, kin is every thing. that is why he is headed again to O'Fallon's touchdown to assist his dad locate child Bonnie's mom. he is had sufficient of the click hounding his each movement, and escaping to the backwaters of the Mississippi River turns out the appropriate answer--especially while he will get a glance on the sassy, attractive nanny. She's fantastic with little Bonnie and Keefe is wildly drawn to her. . .until he unearths out she's no longer the nanny in any respect. She's the enemy. The most unlikely, impossible to resist, very fascinating enemy. . .

Keefe may be hell-bent on retaining his deepest existence deepest, yet Callie has different plans for the attractive new big name. She wishes an unique interview for cleaning soap Scoops journal so she will be able to finance her child sister's schooling. a minimum of that is her plan till she truly meets Keefe, a true guy of the Mississippi with the type of good-natured allure and fiery kisses that may scorch the pages of her journal. And unexpectedly, Callie has to select from preserving her task and protecting Keefe. . .

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Download E-books His Best Friend's Baby PDF

By Mallory Kane

Former air forces specified ops soldier Matt Parker is a climate and survival professional. So whilst he discovered his top friend's widow's child boy used to be being held for ransom, he vowed to forestall at not anything to place the kid thoroughly again into his mother's arms.

Aimee Vick didn't wish aid from the guy who allow her husband die. however the kidnapper used to be conserving her child on a distant mountain top, making Matt her top wish for the reunion that she ached for.

As they the kidnapper's path, Matt and Aimee came across that the child used to be only a pawn in a global video game of terror. Aimee relied on Matt together with her son's lifestyles, yet may well she belief him along with her heart?

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