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Steel Brothers : Tome 2, Damnation

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Steel Brothers : Tome 2, Damnation - Manon Donaldson Summary

Ivy croyait que le pire était derrière elle, qu’une fois sa soif de vengeance étanchée, elle aurait droit aussi à son nouveau départ. La tempête sans précédent qu’elle a vécue auprès des Steel Brothers n’etait que les prémices de l’ouragan dévastateur qui va s’abattre sur elle. On ne quitte pas un homme comme Dante sans en payer le prix cash. Après les avoir traqués sans relâche, les rôles s’inversent et le chasseur devient la proie. Dante veille de loin, mais pourra-t-il éviter le pire ? Jalousie, complots et trahisons tissent la toile du destin d’Ivy. Aura-t-elle encore la force de se battre ?.

Mon Destin (Mon Tourmenteur : tome 3)

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Mon Destin (Mon Tourmenteur : tome 3) - Anna Zaires,Dima Zales Summary

Le destin nous voulait ennemis. J'ai fait de nous des amants. Dans un monde différent, nous étions faits l'un pour l'autre. Mais pas dans celui-ci. Remarque : Pour un plaisir optimal, il est conseillé de lire d'abord la trilogie L'Enlèvement avant de commencer ce livre..

Lieutenant Eve Dallas (Tome 40) - Obsession du crime

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Lieutenant Eve Dallas (Tome 40) - Obsession du crime - Nora Roberts Summary

Un mystérieux tueur déguisé en livreur s’en prend à des victimes n’ayant, en apparence, aucun lien entre elles. Excepté le fait qu’elles ont toutes un jour croisé le chemin d’Eve Dallas. Le criminel, qui se trouve être un fervent admirateur du lieutenant, s’est en effet donné pour mission de le venger de tous ceux qui ont pu, un jour, lui manquer de respect. Persuadé de lui rendre justice, il est dans une telle folie meurtrière que rien ne semble pouvoir l’arrêter. Eve doit impérativement découvrir l’identité de ce justicier sanguinaire..

Babysitter Obsession

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Babysitter Obsession - Mila Leduc Summary

Angel est babysitter depuis plusieurs années pour les enfants de Mark, un homme très fortuné qui possède une villa à Hollywood. Angel a aujourd’hui 20 ans, elle vient plusieurs après-midi par semaine pour garder les enfants et parfois elle reste dormir lorsque ce dernier part à l’étranger, elle s’habillait toujours assez ample, plutôt cool, sans se prendre la tête. Mais un jour, Mark rentre plus tôt du travail, lorsqu’elle était au bord de la piscine avec son petit bikini, à partir de ce moment Mark n’arrivait pas à se sortir de la tête la vision d’Angel si bien formée avec son corps de rêve, chez lui, dans sa piscine ! Les jours passent, et le même scénario se reproduit, dès que Mark rentre, elle est soit en petite tenue moulante, soit en maillot de bain, laissant généreusement apparaitre ses formes, Mark en devient dingue, et la jeune Babysitter commence même à flirter avec lui ! Angel pourrait-elle s'intéresser à lui ? Comment pourraient-ils se rapprocher ? Est-il possible que son fantasme devienne réalité ?.

The Obsession

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The Obsession - Nora Roberts Summary

The riveting novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Liar. “She stood in the deep, dark woods, breath shallow and cold prickling over her skin despite the hot, heavy air. She took a step back, then two, as the urge to run fell over her.” Naomi Bowes lost her innocence the night she followed her father into the woods. In freeing the girl trapped in the root cellar, Naomi revealed the horrible extent of her father’s crimes and made him infamous. No matter how close she gets to happiness, she can’t outrun the sins of Thomas David Bowes. Now a successful photographer living under the name Naomi Carson, she has found a place that calls to her, a rambling old house in need of repair, thousands of miles away from everything she’s ever known. Naomi wants to embrace the solitude, but the kindly residents of Sunrise Cove keep forcing her to open up—especially the determined Xander Keaton. Naomi can feel her defenses failing, and knows that the connection her new life offers is something she’s always secretly craved. But the sins of her father can become an obsession, and, as she’s learned time and again, her past is never more than a nightmare away..

The Dragon Behind the Glass

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The Dragon Behind the Glass - Emily Voigt Summary

WINNER OF THE 2017 NASW SCIENCE IN SOCIETY JOURNALISM AWARD A FINALIST FOR THE 2017 PEN/E. O. WILSON LITERARY SCIENCE WRITING AWARD LONGLISTED FOR THE ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL FOR EXCELLENCE A LIBRARY JOURNAL BEST SCIENCE BOOK OF THE YEAR “[A] curiously edifying book.” —The New York Times Book Review “With the taut suspense of a spy novel, Voigt paints a vivid world of murder, black market deals, and habitat destruction surrounding a fish that's considered, ironically, to be a good-luck charm.” —Discover “[An] immensely satisfying story, full of surprises and suspense....Things get weird fast.” —The Wall Street Journal An intrepid journalist’s quest to find a wild Asian arowana—the world’s most expensive aquarium fish—takes her on a global tour in this “engaging tale of obsession and perseverance…and an enthralling look at the intersection of science, commercialism, and conservationism” (Publishers Weekly, starred review). A young man is murdered for his pet fish. An Asian tycoon buys a single specimen for $150,000. Meanwhile, a pet detective chases smugglers through the streets of New York. With “the taut suspense of a spy novel” (Discover) The Dragon Behind the Glass tells the story of a fish like none other. Treasured as a status symbol believed to bring good luck, the Asian arowana, or “dragon fish,” is a dramatic example of a modern paradox: the mass-produced endangered species. While hundreds of thousands are bred in captivity, the wild fish as become a near-mythical creature. From the South Bronx to Borneo and beyond, journalist Emily Voigt follows the trail of the arowana to learn its fate in nature. “A fresh, lively look at an obsessive desire to own a piece of the wild” (Kirkus Reviews), The Dragon Behind the Glass traces our fascination with aquarium fish back to the era of exploration when naturalists stood on the cutting edge of modern science. In an age when freshwater fish now comprise one of the most rapidly vanishing groups of animals, Voigt unearths a surprising truth behind the arowana’s rise to fame—one that calls into question how we protect the world’s rarest species. “Not since Candace Millard published The River of Doubt has the world of the Amazon, Borneo, Myanmar, and other exotic locations been so colorfully portrayed as it is now in Emily Voigt’s The Dragon Behind the Glass…a must-read” (Library Journal, starred review)..

Perfect Obsession (teaser)

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Perfect Obsession (teaser) - Cara Solak Summary

Une passion interdite, une troublante obsession. *** L’atmosphère joyeuse du pub me détend instantanément. Je m’apprête à prendre la direction du bar quand un grand brun se met au travers de ma route. Je croise ses yeux dont je ne peux pas vraiment déterminer la couleur. Par contre, ce dont je suis certaine, c’est de son charme, clairement mis en valeur par la petite fossette qui creuse son menton. – Est-ce que je peux vous embrasser ? Sa voix est grave et suave et sexy et… qu’est-ce qu’il a dit ? Je le regarde, stupéfaite, avant de me ressaisir. Son petit sourire narquois me fait l’effet d’une douche froide. Encore un membre de la gent masculine qui se croit irrésistible. Et même s’il l’est, je ne tomberai pas dans le panneau ! – Ce genre de technique fonctionne habituellement ? lancé-je d’une voix indifférente, masquant difficilement mon agacement. C’est à mon copain que ça va plaire ! – Oh, je… commence-t-il, en prenant un air ennuyé mais pas gêné le moins du monde. En fait c’est un pari que j’ai fait. Pour le remporter, je devais embrasser la première fille qui passait la porte. – C’est une blague ? Quel âge avez-vous ? – S’il vous plaît ! C’est un pari stupide, je sais, mais… si ça peut vous rassurer, j’ai une petite amie. Je soupire. À vrai dire, j’en suis presque déçue. – Combien ? – Comment ? – Combien pour un baiser ? – Cent euros pour un baiser chaste, six cents pour un vrai baiser. – OK, alors on fait fifty fifty. – Vous… voulez que je partage l’argent ? – Évidemment ! – Bien… alors, soixante/quarante. – Fifty fifty ou vous trouvez une autre fille à embrasser ! affirmé-je tout en esquissant un mouvement de recul. – D’accord, souffle-t-il en s’approchant, le regard rivé sur mes lèvres. Je sursaute lorsque sa main se pose contre ma joue. Ce simple contact suffit à inonder mon visage d’une douce chaleur, suivie de petits picotements le long de mon échine. Bordel, j’ai vraiment envie qu’il m’embrasse. Ses lèvres se posent sur les miennes et je ferme les yeux, happée par la sensation exquise et par la douceur du geste. Étrangement, son baiser est presque timide, complètement à l’opposé de ce que j’imaginais. Mais bien vite, il se fait plus pressant, plus ferme et je ne peux m’empêcher de lâcher un petit gémissement lorsque je sens sa main s’insinuer sous mon T-shirt, au creux de mes reins. Le bel inconnu en profite pour approfondir son baiser, avant de mettre subitement fin à notre étreinte. Là, tout de suite, j’ai juste envie qu’il recommence, quand une petite alarme résonne dans ma tête. Il a une petite amie. Forcément, il y a toujours un truc qui cloche avec les mecs canons ! *** Rêveuse, un peu déjantée mais peu sûre d’elle, Stella a décidé de faire une croix sur les hommes depuis que le sien l’a quittée. Lorsqu’elle rencontre Jonas, elle décide simplement d’en profiter, de lui et de son corps musclé et sexy. Mais quand elle se réveille dans ses bras, après une nuit bien arrosée, elle doit affronter la vérité : Jonas n’est pas celui qu’elle imaginait. Il lui est interdit. Totalement interdit… Forcée de cohabiter avec lui durant trois mois, Stella va devoir prendre sur elle pour le supporter. Et lui résister… Retrouvez Perfect Obsession, de Cara Solak, une romance voluptueuse et sensuelle. Premiers chapitres du roman.

The Obsession

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The Obsession - Meyer Levin Summary

The WWII reporter and “most significant American Jewish writer of his time” recounts his decades-long battle to stage Anne Frank’s diaries (Los Angeles Times). As a war correspondent in Europe during World War II, Meyer Levin was among the first to report on the horrors of Nazi occupation. Also a successful novelist, he desperately wanted to bear witness to what he saw in literary form. Then, in 1951, he read The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank. It was precisely the voice he had been searching for—and he became determined to bring Anne’s story to America as a Broadway play. The Obsession is Levin’s candid account of this ill-fated project and the mania to see it through that gripped him for twenty years. Though Levin began writing his adaptation with the support of Anne’s father, Otto, he was eventually replaced with non-Jewish writers. Refusing to let Anne’s story be sanitized, Levin fought for his version in and out of courtrooms in a protracted battle that nearly destroyed both his family and his career. In this extraordinary memoir, Levin explores the nature of Jewishness, the price of assimilation, the writer’s obligation to himself and to his subject, and the search for identity and purpose..

The Lawn

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The Lawn - Virginia Jenkins Summary

Lawns now blanket thirty million acres of the United States, but until the late nineteenth century few Americans had any desire for a front lawn, much less access to seeds for growing one. In her comprehensive history of this uniquely American obsession, Virginia Scott Jenkins traces the origin of the front lawn aesthetic, the development of the lawn-care industry, its environmental impact, and modern as well as historic alternatives to lawn mania..

Dictionnaire du français langue étrangère CLE - Le Robert - Ebook

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Dictionnaire du français langue étrangère CLE - Le Robert - Ebook - Josette Rey-Debove Summary

Enfin, en format eBook, un dictionnaire pour les étudiants de français langue étrangère ou seconde ! Le Robert et CLE International ont conjugué leurs talents pour réaliser un dictionnaire unique en son genre, parfaitement adapté aux besoins des étudiants et enseignants de français langue étrangère voulant éviter les écueils d'un dictionnaire bilingue. Désormais disponible dans une version numérique pratique et abordable, Il montre une langue vivante en contexte. Ce qui différencie ce dictionnaire Le Robert et CLE des autres dictionnaires de français : 22 000 entrées sélectionnées par leur fréquence et leur importance au quotidien des définitions utilisant des mots simples et fréquents les synonymes et les contraires de nombreux exemples en contexte les sens multiples, les ambiguïtés les faux amis en quatorze langues. Fonctionnalités de la version e-book : une table des matières pour accéder aux différentes parties de l'ouvrage la recherche d'un mot facilitée par des index alphabétiques une mise en pages écran d'une grande lisibilité, le réglage de la taille des caractères toutes les annexes : préface, les faux amis, les tableaux de conjugaison, les principaux sigles, les noms de nombres !.

Underground

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Underground - Suelette Dreyfus,Julian Assange Summary

Suelette Dreyfus and her co-author, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, tell the extraordinary true story of the computer underground, and the bizarre lives and crimes of an elite ring of international hackers who took on the establishment. Spanning three continents and a decade of high level infiltration, they created chaos amongst some of the world's biggest and most powerful organisations, including NASA and the US military. Brilliant and obsessed, many of them found themselves addicted to hacking and phreaking. Some descended into drugs and madness, others ended up in jail. As riveting as the finest detective novel and meticulously researched, Underground follows the hackers through their crimes, their betrayals, the hunt, raids and investigations. It is a gripping tale of the digital underground..

The Devil's Teeth

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The Devil's Teeth - Susan Casey Summary

A journalist's obsession brings her to a remote island off the California coast, home to the world's most mysterious and fearsome predators--and the strange band of surfer-scientists who follow them Susan Casey was in her living room when she first saw the great white sharks of the Farallon Islands, their dark fins swirling around a small motorboat in a documentary. These sharks were the alphas among alphas, some longer than twenty feet, and there were too many to count; even more incredible, this congregation was taking place just twenty-seven miles off the coast of San Francisco. In a matter of months, Casey was being hoisted out of the early-winter swells on a crane, up a cliff face to the barren surface of Southeast Farallon Island-dubbed by sailors in the 1850s the "devil's teeth." There she joined Scot Anderson and Peter Pyle, the two biologists who bunk down during shark season each fall in the island's one habitable building, a haunted, 135-year-old house spackled with lichen and gull guano. Two days later, she got her first glimpse of the famous, terrifying jaws up close and she was instantly hooked; her fascination soon yielded to obsession-and an invitation to return for a full season. But as Casey readied herself for the eight-week stint, she had no way of preparing for what she would find among the dangerous, forgotten islands that have banished every campaign for civilization in the past two hundred years. The Devil's Teeth is a vivid dispatch from an otherworldly outpost, a story of crossing the boundary between society and an untamed place where humans are neither wanted nor needed..

The Secret Token

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The Secret Token - Andrew Lawler Summary

*National Bestseller* A sweeping account of America's oldest unsolved mystery, the people racing to unearth its answer, and the sobering truths--about race, gender, and immigration--exposed by the Lost Colony of Roanoke In 1587, 115 men, women, and children arrived at Roanoke Island on the coast of North Carolina. Chartered by Queen Elizabeth I, their colony was to establish England's first foothold in the New World. But when the colony's leader, John White, returned to Roanoke from a resupply mission, his settlers were nowhere to be found. They left behind only a single clue--a "secret token" carved into a tree. Neither White nor any other European laid eyes on the colonists again. What happened to the Lost Colony of Roanoke? For four hundred years, that question has consumed historians and amateur sleuths, leading only to dead ends and hoaxes. But after a chance encounter with a British archaeologist, journalist Andrew Lawler discovered that solid answers to the mystery were within reach. He set out to unravel the enigma of the lost settlers, accompanying competing researchers, each hoping to be the first to solve its riddle. In the course of his journey, Lawler encounters a host of characters obsessed with the colonists and their fate, and he determines why the Lost Colony continues to haunt our national consciousness. Thrilling and absorbing, The Secret Token offers a new understanding not just of the first English settlement in the New World but of how its disappearance continues to define--and divide--America..

It's Not about Food

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It's Not about Food - Carol Emery Normandi MFT,Laurelee Roark Summary

A revised and updated edition of the longstanding guide that has helped thousands struggling with emotional eating disorders. Based on the techniques used successfully by Beyond Hunger, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people overcome emotional eating disorders, It?s Not About Food gives readers the practical advice and inspirational push they need to take care of their bodies, minds, and hearts and put an end to the roller coaster of dieting and binging. This new edition includes updated statistics, a new section on the challenges of obesity, and a range of new personal accounts from eating disorder survivors and advice from the authors? recent Beyond Hunger workshops..

The Unidentified

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The Unidentified - Colin Dickey Summary

"Absolutely perfect for the current moment." --Buzzfeed America's favorite cultural historian and author of Ghostland takes a tour of the country's most persistent "unexplained" phenomena In a world where rational, scientific explanations are more available than ever, belief in the unprovable and irrational--in fringe--is on the rise: from Atlantis to aliens, from Flat Earth to the Loch Ness monster, the list goes on. It seems the more our maps of the known world get filled in, the more we crave mysterious locations full of strange creatures. Enter Colin Dickey, Cultural Historian and Tour Guide of the Weird. With the same curiosity and insight that made Ghostland a hit with readers and critics, Colin looks at what all fringe beliefs have in common, explaining that today's Illuminati is yesterday's Flat Earth: the attempt to find meaning in a world stripped of wonder. Dickey visits the wacky sites of America's wildest fringe beliefs--from the famed Mount Shasta where the ancient race (or extra-terrestrials, or possibly both, depending on who you ask) called Lemurians are said to roam, to the museum containing the last remaining "evidence" of the great Kentucky Meat Shower--investigating how these theories come about, why they take hold, and why as Americans we keep inventing and re-inventing them decade after decade. The Unidentified is Colin Dickey at his best: curious, wry, brilliant in his analysis, yet eminently readable..

Burning Obsession

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Burning Obsession - Mag Maury Summary

Il n’a rien à lui offrir. Elle va tout lui donner. Ariel s’apprête à vivre le meilleur été de sa vie : deux mois de camp en pleine nature avec ses deux meilleures amies. Le rêve pour la jeune fille ! Sauf qu’un imprévu vient tout chambouler dès le premier jour : Ambros. Il est sombre, arrogant, sûr de lui et collectionne les conquêtes : tout ce qu’Ariel déteste ! Et il a décidé d’entamer avec elle un jeu délicieux : il est le chat, elle est la souris… Ce roman a déjà été publié sous le titre Summer Secret. Burning Obsession, de Mag Maury, histoire intégrale..

A Twisted Faith

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A Twisted Faith - Gregg Olsen Summary

New York Times bestselling author Gregg Olsen investigates the sensational story of a minister who seduced four of his female congregants, and hatched a cold-blooded plot to murder his wife. On December 26, 1997, near the affluent community of Bainbridge Island off the coast of Seattle, a house went up in flames. In it was the shy, beloved minister's wife Dawn Hacheney. When the fire was extinguished, investigators found only her charred remains. Her husband Nick was visibly devastated by the loss. What investigators failed to note, however, was that Dawn's lungs didn't contain smoke. Was she dead before the fire began? So begins this true crime story that's unlike any other. It investigates Nick Hacheney, a philandering minister who had been carrying on with several women in the months before and just after his wife's death. He would be convicted for the murder five years to the day after the crime. From one of the foremost names in true crime, Twisted Faith is a gripping and truly unforgettable story of a man whose charisma and desire rocked an entire community..

Football Manager Stole My Life

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Football Manager Stole My Life - Iain Macintosh,Kenny Millar,Neil White Summary

Football Manager stole my life reveals the cult behind a computer game that, since its debut in 1992, has sold 20m copies and become a part of football culture..

Schubert's Winter Journey

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Schubert's Winter Journey - Ian Bostridge Summary

An exploration of the world’s most famous and challenging song cycle, Schubert's Winter Journey (Winterreise), by a leading interpreter of the work, who teases out the themes—literary, historical, psychological—that weave through the twenty-four songs that make up this legendary masterpiece. Completed in the last months of the young Schubert’s life, Winterreise has come to be considered the single greatest piece of music in the history of Lieder. Deceptively laconic—these twenty-four short poems set to music for voice and piano are performed uninterrupted in little more than an hour—it nonetheless has an emotional depth and power that no music of its kind has ever equaled. A young man, rejected by his beloved, leaves the house where he has been living and walks out into snow and darkness. As he wanders away from the village and into the empty countryside, he experiences a cascade of emotions—loss, grief, anger, and acute loneliness, shot through with only fleeting moments of hope—until the landscape he inhabits becomes one of alienation and despair. Originally intended to be sung to an intimate gathering, performances of Winterreise now pack the greatest concert halls around the world. Drawing equally on his vast experience performing this work (he has sung it more than one hundred times), on his musical knowledge, and on his training as a scholar, Bostridge teases out the enigmas and subtle meanings of each of the twenty-four lyrics to explore for us the world Schubert inhabited, his biography and psychological makeup, the historical and political pressures within which he became one of the world’s greatest composers, and the continuing resonances and affinities that our ears still detect today, making Schubert’s wanderer our mirror..

The Obsession

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The Obsession - Jacquelynn Luben Summary

A young man enters a luxury flat from the window - with one objective - to steal what he can from the unknown occupant. But Andrew is not a conventional small-time criminal, and as he prepares to leave, he sees something that makes him pause; he is drawn to a beautiful piano. Andrew cannot resist sitting down to play the instrument, and another life - the one he has abandoned - comes back to him. A short story from our Nibs literary line..