The Precious One

Author: Marisa de los Santos
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062323806
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Told in alternating voices—Taisy’s strong, unsparing observations and Willow’s naive, heartbreakingly earnest yearnings—The Precious One is an unforgettable novel of family secrets, lost love, and dangerous obsession, a captivating ...

The Pharaoh And The Priest An Historical Novel Of Ancient Egypt

Author: Boleslaw Prus
Publisher: Library of Alexandria
ISBN: 1613104588
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With that some one shouted, "The miracle, the miracle is accomplished." On the
tower in Memphis a light flamed up. "The Nile is rising! See, more and more lights
! ... O hidden deity who scatterest darkness, who moistenest the fields, to bring
food to dumb animals, O Thou the precious one, descending from heaven to give
drink to the earth, O friend of bread, Thou who gladdenest our cottages! Thou art
the master of fishes; when Thou art in our fields no bird dares touch the harvest ...

World Of Women A Novel Of Adventure And Discovery

Author: Bob McClure V
ISBN: 1430311290
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A mother had no duty other than caring for and raising the next generation of her
genetic pattern, but grandma often baby-sat or helped raising the precious one in
many ways. Young mothers were encouraged to study and prepare for a career,
in addition to devoting themselves to childrearing. But because they were
sheltered so completely, many of them retained much of the frivolity of childhood
until their children reached schoolage years. For most femine families, the next
two elder ...

The Map Of Love

Author: Ahdaf Soueif
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 9780385720113
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A Novel Ahdaf Soueif. her loom, old Baroudi Bey beside her, his eyes on his
rosary, the baby in the basket, the sounds from the house drifting into the
courtyard. She sees Sharif Basha coming through the doorway, pausing to take
in the scene and to feel his heart flood once again with love. ... Mabrouka holds
one end and the two women roll the length of cloth carefully between them. ...
Mabrouka weeps and wraps and mutters, 'The precious one goes and the
precious one comes.

Because You Have To

Author: Joan Frank
Publisher: University of Notre Dame Pess
ISBN: 0268079765
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In reality I have had exactly two close writing friends (since I began this book, one
died) who have sustained and consoled as well as edited and critiqued. I know
many writers ... Those dubious honors belong to the precious one —one, at this
writing—who (miraculously) loves me as I am, writing or no. For that reason I ...
He'd also written a novel during his sparkling career, and this novel was, he
confided to me at the time of our budding friendship, about to be rereleased. He
pressed a ...

And The View From The Shore

Author: Stephen H. Sumida
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295803452
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In full, the title of Haleole's novel may be translated, “the legend (or fiction) of Lā'
ieikawai: the precious one of Paliuli (according to Pukui and Elbert in their
Hawaiian Dictionary, 'a legendary land of plenty and joy, said to be on Hawaii,
where chief's children were raised'; literally 'a green cliff'), the woman of the
twilight (or the mirage).” 7. O. A. Bushnell, Molokai (1963; rpt. Honolulu:
University of Hawaii Press, 1975). 8. Bushnell writes in a letter of 20 November
1984 that while he did not ...

Narrative Care Biopolitics And The Novel

Author: Arne De Boever
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1441144722
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Tommy's explosions of rage are in many ways the mystery of Ishiguro's book, one
that remains opaque even to Tommy himself but that Kathy perhaps comes
closest to understanding in the novel's closing pages, when she suggests that
somehow, Tommy always seemed to ... And yet, deprived of objects and of a
private life in general as they are, Hailsham students get excited about these
objects as if they were the most precious things in the world (and they are, of
course, to them).

The Precious Pearl Of Hope In The Mercy Of God Tr From The Ital Tesori Di Confidenza In Dio Pt 2 By K G

Author: Tesori
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The book is — speaking comparatively of human offerings — a magnificent
offering to the Crucified, and to those who wish to make a real study of the .Cross
will be a most precious guide.' — Church Review. I erne of ... The tale is
excessively interesting, the language appropriate to the time and rank of the
characters, the style. flowing and easy, and the narrative leads one on and on
until it becomes a very difficult matter to lay the book down until it is finished. ... It
is a valuable addition ...

The Precious Ridiculous

Author: Molière
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But for me, what I particularly consider is, that by the means of these charming
visits, one is informed of a hundred things that it is a necessity to know, and which
are the essence of a reflned wit. One learns in that way of all ... Such an author
has composed such a plot : that is the third part of this novel ; another author is
sending his works to the printer. These things are what ... of chrematic in it Man.
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The First Mystery Novel Megapack 4 Great Mystery Novels

Author: Howard Mason
Publisher: Wildside Press LLC
ISBN: 1479407291
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Jocko, give me a cigarette, my precious one! I need one .” He gave her one, and
bent over to light it . And he thought that a bitter smell of salt water came from her
hair . “The Captain came in,” she went on . “He explained how he had to write a
report about this 'occurrence.' He called it an 'occurrence' a hundred thousand
times . He was so shocked, Jocko . He asked me if I was strong enough to give
him an account of the 'occurrence'; and I did .” She moved her head on the pillow
and ...