Download E-books The Vampire's Nanny PDF

By Jasmine Wylder

What is an effective neighbor alleged to do whilst a scorching scorching daddy can´t take his sparkling eyes off of her…give him loose rein to her internal wishes?

Curvy Cayden Banks isn´t searching for one other profession. yet, while this sizzling mysterious unmarried dad wishes her to aid look after his daughter, she can´t aid herself and accepts. It´s no longer on a daily basis that you just get a good-looking guy relocating round the corner to you, right?!

Charles has walked this earth for centuries. He spends his days hiding from the solar, and his nights feeding at the blood of the unsuspecting. yet, the single factor he's taking into consideration instantly is what that neighbor´s luscious chocolate physique may believe like on his chilly white epidermis. How is he presupposed to eliminate these soiled strategies while she is now changing into his nanny?

Everything alterations whilst his darkish earlier catches up with him, and Cayden learns the reality approximately Charles and his orphaned daughter—who has the facility to place an finish to all bloodsuckers.

Can they use the child’s present to place a cease to the vampires? and should Charles manage to sacrifice his immortality for the affection of a girl he purely simply met, yet sounds like he’s identified forever?

AUTHOR´S observe: it is a 32,000-word stand-alone paranormal romance tale with HEA, so no cliff-hangers! This tale contains BBW, alpha male, interracial, and vampire shifter subject matters. tale comprises mature topics and language, and is meant for 18+ readers only.

+++ This ebook comprises four bonus tales +++

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Download E-books Vintage Colorado Short Stories: When Past Met Present PDF

Vintage Colorado brief tales: while earlier Met Present positive factors 13 tales that discover the Centennial nation from the past due 19th century into the early 1900s and during the good melancholy, international battle II, and the chilly conflict fifties. Set in numerous destinations round the country similar to Berthoud move, Baca County, the nice Sand Dunes, Boulder, Trinidad, and Denver, the tales during this assortment trap Colorado in all its guises. to assist in putting the author and the paintings within the right ancient standpoint, brilliant introductions and afterwords for every story are integrated.

Writers are Sanora Babb, Verlin Cassil, Marie Chay, John Fante, Steve Frazee, Joe Hansen, William M. John, Florence Crannell potential, Damon Runyon, Wilbur Daniel Steele, Bert Stiles, Chauncey Thomas, and Frank X. Tolbert. Poems by way of John Van Male and Alan Swallow open and shut the anthology.

Vintage Colorado brief tales: whilst earlier Met Present is the better half quantity to Where prior Meets current: sleek Colorado brief Stories (University Press of Colorado, 1994). the former quantity is a suite of brief tales of the post-World battle II period. jointly, those hugely readable fiction collections supply a stimulating consultant sampling of 20th century Colorado brief tales. someone enamored with Colorado will savor those volumes.

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Download E-books Alas, Babylon PDF

By Pat Frank

"Alas, Babylon." these fateful phrases heralded the tip. while a nuclear holocaust ravages the U.S., 1000 years of civilization are stripped away in a single day, and hundreds of thousands of individuals are killed immediately. yet for one small city in Florida, miraculously spared, the fight is simply starting, as women and men of all backgrounds sign up for jointly to confront the darkness.

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Download E-books Autumn Winds PDF

By Claire Decker

Carley Harris did not understand that she was once homosexual until eventually one summer time afternoon while she was once flipping in the course of the channels and observed Jenna McCoy saving lives in a health center drama.

The brunette quick grew to become her favourite actress even though she'd had a short-lived tv career.

Now 16 years later, Carley is working her parent's espresso store in upstate New York.

Girlfriends had come and long gone and she'd virtually thoroughly forgotten approximately Jenna McCoy until eventually she walked into the espresso store one morning.

The charm is quick yet is it simply infatuation? A adolescence overwhelm relived? Or might or not it's whatever real?

Lesbian Fiction 18+

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Download E-books Sanctified and Chicken-Fried: The Portable Lansdale (Southwestern Writers Collection) PDF

By Joe R Lansdale

Master of mojo storytelling, spinner of over-the-top yarns of horror, suspense, humor, secret, technological know-how fiction, or even the previous West, Joe R. Lansdale has attracted a large and enthusiastic following. His genre-defying paintings has introduced him a variety of awards, together with the Grand grasp of Horror from the realm Horror conference, the Edgar Award, the yankee Horror Award, seven Bram Stoker awards, the British delusion Award, Italy's Grinzane Prize for Literature, in addition to impressive e-book of the 12 months reputation two times from the New York Times.

Sanctified and Chicken-Fried is the 1st "true better of Lansdale" anthology. It brings jointly a special mixture of recognized brief tales and excerpts from his acclaimed novels, in addition to new and formerly unpublished fabric. during this selection of gothic stories that discover the darkish and occasionally darkly funny facet of lifestyles and loss of life, you are going to meet touring preachers with sinister agendas, cities misplaced to time, kids out for a great time who get greater than they discount for, and gangsters and weird goings-on on the finish of the area. Out of the blender of Lansdale's mind's eye spew tall stories approximately males and mules, hogs and races, which are, in his phrases, "the identical of Aesop meets Flannery O'Connor on a date with William Faulkner, the occasions recorded by means of James M. Cain."

Whether you are a long-time fan of Joe R. Lansdale or simply gaining knowledge of his paintings, this anthology brings you the simplest of a author whom the New York occasions publication Review has praised for having "a folklorist's eye for telling aspect and a front-porch raconteur's feel of pace."

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Download E-books Letters to Thomas Pynchon and other stories PDF

By Chris Eaton

Chris Eaton’s fictions learn like highbrow fisticuffs: bruising yet with greater than a marginally of moustache wax. fiddling with notions of possession and plagiarism, Letters to Thomas Pynchon is a suite of early tales and new works. starting with an unmailed letter to Thomas Pynchon, Eaton additional riffs on literary background with occasional part journeys into imprecise — probably pretend — historical past, misplaced cinemas, and NASA’s music list. With a feeling of gravity and humor, Letters to Thomas Pynchon proves that originality is usually an artist’s hardest sparring companion.

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Download E-books Historias de cronopios y de famas (FORMATO GRANDE) PDF

«El más travieso de sus libros.»
Mario Vargas Llosa

Incluye, en exclusiva, los angeles historia de l. a. creación del libro contada a través de las cartas de Julio Cortázar y una guía para leer al autor.

Con motivo del 50 aniversario de Alfaguara, este título ha sido elegido como uno de los 50 imprescindibles de los angeles historia de los angeles editorial.

Historias de cronopios y de famas es uno de los libros legendarios de Julio Cortázar. Postulación de una mirada poética capaz de enfrentar las miserias de l. a. rutina y del sentido común, Cortázar toma aquí partido por los angeles imaginación creadora y el humor corrosivo de los surrealistas.

Esta colección de cuentos y viñetas entrañables es una introducción privilegiada al mundo inagotable de uno de los más grandes escritores del siglo XX y un antídoto seguro contra l. a. solemnidad y el aburrimiento.

Sin duda alguna, con este libro Cortázar sella un pacto de complicidad definitiva e incondicional con sus lectores.

«Cortázar detectaba lo insólito en lo sólito, lo absurdo en lo lógico, los angeles excepción en los angeles regla y lo prodigioso en lo banal. Nadie dignificó tan literariamente lo previsible, lo convencional y lo pedestre de l. a. vida humana.»
Mario Vargas Llosa

«Cortázar es uno de los mejores escritores argentinos.»
Adolfo Bioy Casares

«Cortázar nos ha dejado una obra tal vez inconclusa pero tan bella e indestructible como su recuerdo.»
Gabriel García Márquez

«Le dio sentido a nuestra modernidad porque los angeles hizo crítica e inclusiva, jamás satisfecha o exclusiva.»
Carlos Fuentes

«De los grandes escritores que he conocido, ninguno, excepto Borges, parecía haber meditado tanto como él sobre el problema de l. a. forma y el estilo. A este aprendido magisterio que se transmite de escritor a escritor, hay que agregar su propio magisterio, lo que le debemos y le deberán las generaciones que lo siguen.»
Abelardo Castillo

«No puede desconocerse l. a. influencia de sus textos en buena parte de los angeles narrativa que después de él se escribió en español.»
José Donoso

ENGLISH DESCRIPTION This selection of brief and humoristic tales is a privileged advent to the inexhaustible international of 1 of the best writers of the final century. Cronopios and Famas is likely one of the most-loved books via Julio Cortázar, might be the best of Latin American novelists; it truly is delightfully characterised. because the Saturday assessment remarked: "Each web page of Cronopios and Famas glints with shiny satire that is going to the guts of human personality and, within the most sensible items, to the essence of the human condition."

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Download E-books Specimen Days: A Novel PDF

By Michael Cunningham

In every one part of Michael Cunningham's daring new novel, his first seeing that The Hours, we come across an analogous team of characters: a tender boy, a guy, and a girl. "In the computer" is a ghost tale that happens on the top of the economic revolution as people confront the alienating realities of the recent computing device age. "The kid's Crusade," set within the early twenty-first century, performs with the conventions of the noir mystery because it tracks the pursuit of a terrorist band that's detonating bombs, doubtless at random, round the urban. The 3rd half, "Like Beauty," conjures up a brand new York one hundred fifty years into the longer term, while the town is all yet crushed via refugees from the 1st inhabited planet to be contacted by means of the folks of Earth.

Presiding over each one episode of this interrelated complete is the prophetic determine of the poet Walt Whitman, who promised his destiny readers, "It avails now not, neither time or position . . . i'm with you, and know the way it is." Specimen Days is a genre-bending, haunting, and transformative ode to lifestyles in our best urban, and a meditation at the course and which means of America's future. it's a paintings of surpassing energy and wonder by means of probably the most unique and bold writers at paintings today.

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Download E-books Katherine Mansfield and the Modernist Marketplace: At the Mercy of the Public PDF

Katherine Mansfield had a career-long engagement with the literary industry from the age of eighteen. This publication examines how she built as a author inside a number publication and periodical publishing contexts, reconsidering her writing's enactment of a commercially manageable smooth aesthetic in her experimentation with the quick tale shape.

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