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Desire July 2008 The Executive’s Vengeful Seduction by Maxine Sullivan Australian businessman Damien Trent’s time for revenge was at hand. Gabrielle Kane had dared to leave his bed years ago without a word…but now she needed him if she was to save her family’s company. And Damien would lend his help…but his price was Gabrielle’s hand in marriage. Rich Man’s Revenge by Tessa Radley Hell-bent on revenge, Italian businessman Rico D’Alessio would stop at nothing to destroy the Sinclair family. Taking eldest daughter Danielle Sinclair as his bride was a start. Making her pregnant with his heir would prove the ultimate payback. But falling for his bride of revenge?
From prodigal daughter to billionaire heiress? The discovery that corporate mogul Lincoln DuBois had left her half his company rocked Deidre Kavanaugh's world. After all she'd only just learned that the billionaire could be her real father. And with his right-hand man Nick Malone up in arms claiming her share of the inheritance wouldn't be easy. Charismatic tycoon Nick Malone had his doubts about Deidre's paternity claim but it was hard to remain aloof when all he wanted to do was kiss her! Nick couldn't seem to stop wanting to protect the rebellious beauty - or silence the desire to make her his own. And if her claim was true Nick could lose half his inheritance. So why was he focusing on what he could gain...a lifetime of love with the woman of his dreams?
THE SECRET LIFE OF MISS PHYLLIDA HURST Having survived the scandal of her birth with courage and determination, the beautiful Phyllida has reached a precarious balance within the ton. And in just one moment Ashe Herriard, Viscount Clere, blows her world and her carefully made plans to pieces. Brought up in vibrant Calcutta, Ashe is disdainful of polite London society, but something about Phyllida intrigues him. There's a mystery surrounding her. A promise of secrets and a hint of scandal- more than enough to entice him!
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Gadget Boy looked around the auditorium. He had never seen so many superheroes and their sidekicks in the same room before. Fast Forward Instructional Texts are especially designed for teacher-led guided or shared reading sessions with less-able readers (either individuals or groups at the same level) and form the core of Fast Forward’s finely-levelled approach. Vibrant illustrations and photographs are paired with engaging, varied topics and stories to ensure that there’s something for every type of reader. Audio to accompany each Instructional Text can be downloaded from www.scholastic.co.uk/fastforwardaudio. Fast Forward books are for struggling readers, but with an interest level of 9-14 years. To ensure that children are given every opportunity to succeed in their reading, the introduction of new words is one new word for every 16 known words (1:16). Unlike levelled reading programmes...
'Nowzad was a gentle giant when it came to taking treats. He never ever snatched. To me it was just further evidence that deep inside there was a great dog struggling to find his way out' When Pen Farthing brings stray dogs Nowzad and Tali back from his tour of Afghanistan little does he know what he has begun. Suddenly he has four dogs to look after - two of whom have never been house-trained. And soon he is inundated with requests from other Marines and soldiers to help bring their rescued dogs home. Whether it's little Helmand Fubar or Beardog Pen does his utmost to give these dogs the chance they deserve. No Place like Home is the true story of one man's courage and persistence as he struggles to give his dogs at home and those still in Afghanistan the best possible chance. It will warm - and break - the hearts of dog lovers everywhere.
When Mike and his friends decide to go for a day's cruising around the coast of Scotland they are surprised to come across a mysterious barren island that doesn't show up on any map or satellite image. Determined to explore it they make some chilling discoveries: piles of bones evidence of explosives and a strange old abandoned building full of scientific equipment - including gas masks. But still none of them quite realizes the trouble they're in until a helicopter flies in and blows up their boat leaving them stranded...and falling desperately ill. Inspired by a real island in Scotland used for anthrax testing this eerie and contemporary thriller will keep readers on the very edge of their seat in the style of Malcolm Rose's acclaimed Kiss of Death"."
Modern June 2011 Will love conquer…her boss? Beautiful, clever, rich – and determinedly single – Emily Wood is the youngest ever head of HR at her company. Whether dousing corporate fires or matchmaking lonely colleagues, Emily’s at the top of her game. Only her handsome, sardonic boss Jason Kingsley appears to remain immune to her charm… Jason is used to women falling at his feet, but relationships, with all their illogical demands, are not for him. So why does he find Emily so attractive? She’s a highly unsuitable target for his seduction and merger skills – what with her misguided belief in the power of love… The Powerful and the Pure When Beauty tames the brooding Beast…
In this elegant and impassioned synthesis from one of the world's leading experts on Africa and poverty economist Paul Collier writes persuasively that although nearly five billion of the world's people are beginning to climb from desperate poverty and to benefit from globalization's reach to developing countries there is a bottom billion" of the world's poor whose countries largely immune to the forces of global economy are falling farther behind and are in danger of falling apart separating permanently and tragically from the rest of the world. Collier identifies and explains the four traps that prevent the homelands of the world's billion poorest people from growing and receiving the benefits of globalization - civil war the discovery and export of natural resources in otherwise unstable economies being landlocked and therefore unable to participate in the global economy without great cost...
Abandoned on the steps of the Drury Lane Theatre as a baby, feisty Cat Royal has been raised by actors, costume artists and stagehands. The chaotic theatre is the only home she’s ever known. But now she must leave. Adventure calls! Cat’s new friend Pedro is in trouble, and all the eyes of London are turned on them. They must go into hiding, where Cat will disguise herself to play a daring new role… Exciting, funny and packed with adventure: a fabulous historical jaunt from the award-winning Julia Golding. “These books will keep readers hooked until the end.” Bookseller “Hugely enjoyable romp of a tale.” School Librarian
The Peppa Pig Fairy Tale Little Library" is a charming collection of mini fairy tale classics with the characters from the award-winning Nick Jr. television series "Peppa Pig" presented in a beautiful slipcase box. Join Princess Peppa Pig and Prince George in their wonderful fairy tale castle up in the clouds and read their stories time and time again. Peppa Pig is the most popular pre-school licensed character; the Peppa Pig range of books are fun interactive and educational ideal for encouraging children to start to read by themselves. Titles available from Ladybird include: "Fun at the Fair" "Dentist Trip" "Peppa Goes Swimming" and "Peppa's Space Trip". You can star in your own Peppa Pig book at website."
The birth of a Christmas baby... Dylan was thrilled when, within a few weeks, handsome Ross Jefferson met and married her. But marrying Ross meant that Dylan abandoned her career, friends and the bright lights of the city. It also brought an unexpected pregnancy. Suddenly Dylan found her previously passionate husband was holding her at arm's length, and he seemed to prefer the vivacious wife of his best friend. Christmas was coming and Dylan had to get away. But her car skidded. She was stranded in a blizzard and she was about to have her baby. Now she needed Ross more than ever... .