Take This Bread: A Radical Conversion

Author Sara Miles ISBN-10 9780345495792 ISBN-13 9780345495792 Year 2008-02-05 Pages 320 Language English Publisher Ballantine Books Download Link Click Here Early one morning for no earthly reason Sara Miles raised an atheist wandered into a church received communion and found herself transformedembracing a faith shed once scorned A lesbian left wing journalist whod covered revolutions around the world Miles didnt discover a religion that was about angels or good behavior or piety her faith centered on real hunger real food and real bodies Before long she turned the bread she ate at communion into tons of groceries piled on the churchs altar to be given away Within a few years she and the people she served had started nearly a dozen food pantries in the poorest parts of their city Take This Bread is rich with real life Dickensian characterschurch ladies millionaires schizophrenics bishops and thievesall blown into Miless life by the relentless force of her newfound calling Here in this achingly beautiful passionate book is the living communion of Christ The most amazing book Anne LamottEngaging funny and highly entertaining Miles comments often with great insight on the ugliness that many people associate with a particular brand of Christianity…

The Best American Travel Writing 2016

Author Bill Bryson ISBN-10 0544812093 ISBN-13 9780544812093 Year 2016-10-04 Pages 320 Language English Publisher Mariner Books Download Link Click Here Why do I travel Why does anyone of us travel Bill Bryson poses these questions in his introduction to The Best American Travel Writing 2016 and though he admits I wasnt at all sure I knew the answer they are questions worthy of examination While the various contributors to this collection all travel for different reasons one thing is for certainthey come back with stories Whether traversing the Arctic by dogsled attending a surreal film festival in North Korea or strolling the streets of a fast changing Havana their insights into the world and the human condition are illuminating and enthralling providing an answer This is why I like to travel The Best American Travel Writing 2016 includes Michael Chabon Alice Gregory Paul Theroux Dave Eggers Helen Macdonald Sara Corbett Stephanie Pearson Thomas Chatterton Williams Pico Iyer and othersBILL BRYSON guest editor is the best selling author of A Walk in the Woods A Short History of Nearly Everything One Summer America 1927 The Road to Little Dribbling and numerous other books JASON WILSON series editor is the author of…

Throne of Truth (Truth and Lies Duet)

Author Pepper Winters ISBN-10 1635760941 ISBN-13 9781635760941 Year 2017-03-30 Pages 358 Language English Publisher EverAfter Romance Download Link Click Here The thrilling follow up to Crown of Lies from New York Times bestselling author Pepper Winters TWO YEARS Since my life changed for the second time and not necessarily for the better Two years since I traded prison bars for streets and hunted a runaway who Id met in an alley TWO DAYS Since I forgot how to lie woke to fists and chased after the girl whod been stolen from me TWO HOURS To save her rescue her keep my lies intact She looks at me full of hate I look at her full of confession TWO MINUTES For our relationship to switch from mutual dislike to floundering with unknowns Ive hurt her Now shes hurt me I guess were even TWO SECONDS For her to listen to see to finally know who I am The answer comes with hardship The answer isnt what she wants to hear TWO BREATHS For me to walk out the door TWO HEARTBEATS For it all to be over

The Bad Guys in Attack of the Zittens (The Bad Guys #4)

Author Aaron Blabey ISBN-10 1338087533 ISBN-13 9781338087536 Year 2017-08-29 Pages 144 Language English Publisher Scholastic Paperbacks Download Link Click Here It s a zombie kitten apocalypse Can the Bad Guys save the world from evil Dr Marmalade s meowing monsters They ll need help from foxy Agent Fox a swampy secret zombie antidote and the feistiest toothiest hungriest granny around Get ready to watch the fur fly

Suicide was at the End of my Rainbow: For those with suicidal ideations and suicide attempts

Author Brittany M. Tucker ISBN-10 1520917104 ISBN-13 9781520917108 Year 2017-03-22 Pages 116 Language English Publisher Independently published Download Link Click Here August two thousand sixteen Nothing spectacular about this month nothing out of the ordinary But for me Brittany M Tucker it was the beginning of what felt like a hellish joke A seed given directly from Satan I was battling suicidal ideations and even went on to attempt it twice From July to February of the following year I was bent on finding a way to happiness and freedom I was running from doubt hopelessness agitation self hate irritability embarrassment and self loathing I didnt see an end to my troubles or a patch for my wounds All I saw was more failure more sickness more regret and no hope I did not want to live anymore I did not want to smell the sunflowers a final time I didnt want to eat pizza one last time and I surely didnt want to hug my parents one last time I wanted to die I wanted to disappear I wanted to cease to exist This intensely and sometimes inappropriately detailed work follows my path from suicidality to ever changing mood…

The Edge of the Abyss

Author Emily Skrutskie ISBN-10 1635830001 ISBN-13 9781635830002 Year 2017-04-18 Pages 296 Language English Publisher Flux Download Link Click Here Three weeks have passed since Cassandra Leung pledged her allegiance to ruthless pirate queen Santa Elena and set free Bao the sea monster Reckoner she d been forced to train The days as a pirate trainee are long and grueling but it s not the physical pain that Cas dreads most It s being forced to work with Swift the pirate girl who broke her heart But Cas has even bigger problems when she discovers Boa is not the only a monster swimming free Other Reckoners illegally sold to pirates have escaped their captors and are taking the NeoPacific by storm attacking ships at random and ruining the ocean ecosystem As a Reckoner trainer Cas might be the only one who can stop them But how can she take up arms against the creatures she used to care for and protect Will Cas embrace the murky morals that life as a pirate brings or perish in the dark waters of the NeoPacific The exciting sequel to The Abyss Surrounds Us

Diary of an Oxygen Thief (The Oxygen Thief Diaries)

Author Anonymous ISBN-10 150115785X ISBN-13 9781501157851 Year 2016-06-14 Pages 160 Language English Publisher Gallery Books Download Link Click Here Hurt people hurt people Say there was a novel in which Holden Caulfield was an alcoholic and Lolita was a photographers assistant and somehow they met in Bright Lights Big City Hes blinded by love She by ambition Diary of an Oxygen Thief is an honest hilarious and heartrending novel but above all a very realistic account of what we do to each other and what we allow to have done to us

The Stepdaughter

Author Michael J Walter ISBN-10 1544993749 ISBN-13 9781544993744 Year 2017-04-04 Pages 388 Language English Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform Download Link Click Here Young April Lodge had led a sheltered life with her publisher father After her mother passed away she looked after the running of her fathers household When her father remarries to his secretary Nicole Palmer her world begins to disintegrate Nicole is beautiful smart ambitious and scheming April slowly finds that she has no longer has a place in her home or her fathers life She tries to be civilized about these developments but even Brett close friend and erstwhile fianc accuses her of being selfish Can she maintain herself without help from her father Can she succeed in making an independent life for herself More importantly can she win Bretts affection especially when Bretts cousin Frank enters the picture

Party Monster: A Fabulous But True Tale of Murder in Clubland

Author James St. James ISBN-10 0743259823 ISBN-13 9780743259828 Year 2003-09-01 Pages 288 Language English Publisher Simon & Schuster Download Link Click Here When Party Monster was first published it created a storm of controversy for its startlingly vivid strikingly fresh and outrageous depiction of the hedonistic world of the 90s New York City club kids for whom nothing was too outrincluding murder Nominated for the Edgar Award for best true crime book of the year it also marked the debut of an audaciously talented writer James St James who himself had been a club kid and close friend and confidant of Michael Alig the young man convicted of killing the drug dealer known as Angel This is the inside story of life in clubs like The Tunnel and The Limelight and hanging with leading lights like Keith Haring and RuPaul and the drugs sex music and mayhem that existed during the heyday of New York City club culture

I, Eliza Hamilton

Author Susan Holloway Scott ISBN-10 1496712528 ISBN-13 9781496712523 Year 2017-09-26 Pages 400 Language English Publisher Kensington Download Link Click Here In this beautifully written novel of historical fiction bestselling author Susan Holloway Scott tells the story of Alexander Hamiltons wife Elizaa fascinating strong willed heroine in her own right and a key figure in one of the most gripping periods in American history Love is not easy with a man chosen by Fate for greatness As the daughter of a respected general Elizabeth Schuyler is accustomed to socializing with dignitaries and soldiers But no visitor to her parents home has affected her so strongly as Alexander Hamilton a charismatic ambitious aide to George Washington They marry quickly and despite the tumult of the American Revolution Eliza is confident in her brilliant husband and in her role as his helpmate But it is in the aftermath of war as Hamilton becomes one of the countrys most important figures that she truly comes into her own In the new capital Eliza becomes an adored member of society respected for her fierce devotion to Hamilton as well as her grace Behind closed doors she astutely manages their expanding household and assists her husband…