Paranormal August 2010 Unleashing the devil within Max Fitzroy has slain scores of demons. Now, to rid himself of the demon inside – who cursed him with immortality and an inability to feel all sensual pleasure – Max needs a witch’s familiar, a creature he’s made a career of killing. But the Highwayman isn’t prepared for Aby. The sleek and sexy conduit to the demon world can see past tortured Max’s darkness and bring out deep desires he didn’t believe he had the power to feel. Max needs Aby to grant him his freedom and then he needs to slay her. But how can he destroy the only creature he’s lusted for in centuries?
Brother Cadfael sets out to visit the Saint Giles leper colony outside Shrewsbury knowing that a grand wedding is due to take place at the Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul. As he arrives at Saint Giles the nuptial party passes the colony's gates. He sees the fragile bride looking like a prisoner between her two stern guardians and the groom an arrogant fleshy aristocrat old enough to be her grandfather. With his usual astuteness he suspects that this union may be more damned than blessed. He is horrifically proved right when a savage murder disrupts the May-December marriage leaving Brother Cadfael with a dark and terrible mystery to solve. For the key to the killing - and a secret - are hidden among the lepers of Saint Giles and Brother Cadfael's skills must diagnose a sickness not of the body but of a twisted soul.
All the Balfour girls are glitzy, glamorous and gorgeous – except Sophie. Convinced she’s dumpy and plain, she avoids the limelight. But her father has had enough and arranges a new job for her working with Sicilian Marco. Sophie knows she’s not pretty enough to catch the eye of such a powerful man, yet he seems determined to seduce her. Does he have an ulterior motive…?
Modern August 2011 ‘While it has been reported that I may be missing my own soul, I have no interest in yours. This is about money.’ When Ella’s failing business comes wrapped up as part of Blaise Chevalier’s recent takeover, he plans to discard it – as is his usual way with surplus goods. Then he meets Ella! Cast from the same fiery mould as he is, she makes an intriguing adversary. Perhaps he could have a little fun with his new acquisition… As proud and strong as she is beautiful, Ella is determined to prove Blaise wrong about her business and her worth. As long as she hides her hint of vulnerability and denies the flicker of attraction between them when she catches her enemy’s eye…
Walkable neighborhoods, drink-and-dine delights and memorable cultural and outdoor activities framed by dramatic vistas; there's a glassful of great reasons to love this lotusland metropolis. Lonely Planet will get you to the heart of Vancouver, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning advice. Lonely Planet Vancouver is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Shop for vintage shoes in quirky Gastown, hit the powdered slopes of Grouse Mountain or sample an Indian Pale Ale in a hidden microbrewery; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Vancouver and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Vancouver Travel Guide: Color maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around...
Oh so lovely! Friendship meets magic! Brush off your broomstick and meet three lucky besties who are learning to cast spells together.
When ten-year-old Princess Francette met her betrothed, teenage Prince Raimundo, they hated each other and vowed never to marry... But their parents planned to join their two powerful kingdoms. It would be a royal wedding...of convenience!
Most of us believe that we possess a self - an internal individual who resides inside our bodies making decisions authoring actions and possessing free will. The feeling that a single unified enduring self inhabits the body - the 'me' inside me - is compelling and inescapable. This is how we interact as a social animal and judge each other's actions and deeds. But that sovereignty of the self is increasingly under threat from science as our understanding of the brain advances. Rather than a single entity the self is really a constellation of mechanisms and experiences that create the illusion of the internal you. We only emerge as a product of those around us as part of the different storylines we inhabit from the cot to the grave. It is an ever changing character created by the brain to provide a coherent interface between the multitude of internal processes and the external world demands that...
This is the sixth thrilling magical adventure starring Charlie Bone!Charlie Bone has finally found his father but he's disappeared again. However this time Charlie knows where he is - on a second honeymoon with his mother.But there's no time to miss them for there's a strange salty mist in the air and chilling howls in the night. And someone has been searching Charlie's house.What are they looking for? And could Dagbert the new boy with pale lips and cold aquamarine eyes have something to do with it? The new boy with the power of harnessing water whose father has Cook so rattled she's threatening to leave the school. The new boy who sticks so closely to Charlie his friends are almost driven away.Something is going on - and the Bloors have to be behind it. Charlie and his friends must find the creature who howls so desperately. But will they be in time?
Can passion in paradise become a forever love? Sasha Winters has it all planned. She'll spend two days--exactly forty-eight hours--in the Bahamas for her sister's wedding. Then it's back to her hectic life as a lawyer on the fast track to partner. But when a storm strands her on the exotic island, Sasha's suddenly giving in to her sensual side and making moonlit magic with Vince Sullivan, a man she barely knows. The groom's best man, Vince hasn't given up on finding that special someone. It could be Sasha-if she'd allow herself to feel the full force of their chemistry. Determined to liberate the passionate woman behind the workaholic Atlanta attorney, Vince storms every last one of Sasha's defenses. Yet can their growing love survive, even as a crisis forces Sasha to choose between her lifelong ambitions and a lifetime of love? Kimani Hotties: It's All About Our Men
Olivia Giorgiadis has left her English roots behind. She lives on a tiny Greek island married to a local man mother to two small sons. Year on year island life has followed a peaceful unchanging rhythm. Until now. An earthquake ravages the coast its force devastating the island. In the aftermath comes a stranger: an Englishwoman destitute but for the clothes she wears. Olivia welcomes the stranger into her home the potter's house. But as Kitty melts into the family and the village community so Olivia begins to sense that her mysterious visitor threatens all she holds dear...
This title features the mysterious and exciting legends of the gods and heroes in Ancient Greece from the adventures of Perseus the labours of Heracles the voyage of Jason and the Argonauts to Odysseus and the Trojan wars. This title is introduced with wit and humour by Rick Riordan creator of the highly successful Percy Jackson" series."
The family is on its way to the beach and they have packed their bathers and their towels. But where are the sunhats! Yellow level titles offer opportunities to focus on initial consonants and consonant blends and present children with new vocabulary – one new word is introduced for every 20 familiar words. Each meticulously levelled PM Fiction title features a classic story structure complete with tension, climax and resolution. The stories deal with concepts and experiences that young children can relate to. PM Storybooks cover levels 3–24.
Learner drivers need training in how to spot hazards because they are often so busy thinking about the car's controls that they forget to watch the road and traffic around them - losing concentration for even a second could prove fatal. Proper training can help road users to recognise more of the hazards they may meet and crucially how to spot them earlier. With this in mind the AA's Pass Your Hazard Perception CD-ROM" contains all the information a learner driver needs to know in order to pass the Hazard Perception driving test. Using this CD-ROM a user can practise using the official test clips supplied by the Driving Standards Agency sit unlimited mock tests using the AA Driving School approved practise video clips watch an expert commentary drive video from an advanced Driving Instructor to learn more about how to spot potential hazards and develop your skills. This CD-ROM is MAC and PC compatible."