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Beauty to Die For

By Kim Alexis,Mindy Starns Clark
  • ISBN Code: : 1433677318
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Pages : 352
  • Category : Fiction
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  • Pdf : beauty-to-die-for.pdf

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Juliette Taylor walked away from her career as a supermodel twenty-five years ago. Now approaching fifty – an emotionally complex milestone -- she co-owns a beauty supply company that makes skincare products for salons and spas. Her niche is pampering Christian women who usually spend more time caring for others than for themselves under the slogan:Isn’t it time someone took care of YOU for a change?When Juliette arrives at the Palm Grotto Spa to host a spiritual retreat, she runs into an old modeling colleague, Raven, who had always been disliked in the industry for many reasons. She isn’t there for the retreat; in fact, her presence at the spa is somewhat mysterious.Not long after Raven makes a cryptic threat to Juliette, the unsympathetic back-then beauty is found dead, poisoned by something in the green clay of a chai soy wrap. The following morning, a banner for the retreat has been unceremoniously altered:It’s your turn to be nurtured, to be restored . . . to be murdered.Suspicion is directed at Juliette who has history with Raven and certainly knows how to use beauty products. But for murder?! Now she must find the real killer before the police really take care of her.

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  • Pdf File: bein-dead-ain-t-no-excuse.pdf

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When Jolene Claiborne learns her mother has a ticket on Heaven's long, black train, she's hell-bent on stopping the Grim Reaper from murdering her mother. Even a stern warning, from her ghost pal, Scarlett Cantrell, about dire consequences should she interfere with Heaven's plans fails to halt Jolene's impulsive rush toward disaster. And when an uninvited demon takes up residence in the facial room, a string of near fatal accidents seem posed to remove her mother from among the living. Desperate, Jolene seeks help from above, but instead finds herself face to face with Hell's version of the Terminator with a tempting proposition—Jolene's soul in exchange for her mother's life. Will Jolene accept the offer and spend eternity in Hell? Or will her mother catch the train for the Golden City in the sky? And if Jolene makes the ultimate sacrifice will this be the end of Dixieland Salon?

The Runelords

By David Farland
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  • Publisher : Tor Fantasy
  • Book Code : 1429911964
  • Total of Pages : 624
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 808
  • Pdf File: the-runelords.pdf

Book Short Summary:

The first book of the saga of The Runelords Young Prince Gaborn Val Orden of Mystarria is traveling in disguise on a journey to ask for the hand of the lovely Princess Iome of Sylvarresta. Armed with his gifts of strength and perception, Prince Gaborn and his warrior bodyguard stop in a local tavern along the way. Immediately, they spot a pair of assassins who have their sights set on Princess Iome's father. As the prince and his bodyguard race to warn the king of this impending danger, they realize that more than the royal family is at risk, the very fate of the Earth is in jeopardy. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

Unspoken Wordz

By Tanvi Chaturvedi
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Sarv Bhasha Trust
  • Book Code : 8194749166
  • Total of Pages : 102
  • Category : Antiques & Collectibles
  • Members : 722
  • Pdf File: unspoken-wordz.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Meera Sharma is just another ordinary girl who thinks that simplicity has its own beauty. She begins her college life without expecting much from it. However, not everything is simple in this rollercoaster named life. One more thing, she would never have dreamed of being near a celebrity, and she has a reason for this. So what will happen when Parth Sharma, a super star and teen prodigy enters her life? Will Parth be able to break down Meera’s natural reserve or will Meera stick to her opinion about celebrities?

THE CHARM OF THE OLD WORLD ROMANCES – Premium 10 Book Collection

By Robert Barr
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Book Code : 8075832906
  • Total of Pages : 2430
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 383
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Book Short Summary:

This unique collection of romance novels has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards. "Victor de Cardillac had remained motionless so long that, in the gathering darkness, he seemed but a carved stone figure on the bridge. He was leaning forward, arms folded on the top of the parapet, gazing steadily at the swirling water below, which at last became invisible save for the quivering reflection of yellow lights from the windows of the palaces on either bank." (Cardillac) TABLE OF CONTENTS Tekla: A Romance of Love and War A Woman Intervenes The O'Ruddy, A Romance (with Stephen Crane) The Measure of the Rule Lady Eleanor: Lawbreaker Cardillac A Chicago Princess Over the Border: A Romance The Victors: A Romance of Yesterday, Morning and This Afternoon One Day's Courtship Literary Article - "Canadian literature" Robert Barr (1849–1912) was a Scottish-Canadian short story writer and novelist, born in Glasgow, Scotland. His famous detective character Eugéne Valmont, fashioned after Sherlock Holmes, is said to be the inspiration behind Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot.

ROBERT BARR Ultimate Collection: 20 Novels & 65+ Detective Stories

By Robert Barr
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Book Code : 8075832892
  • Total of Pages : 4781
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 913
  • Pdf File: robert-barr-ultimate-collection.pdf

Book Short Summary:

This Robert Barr collection is formatted to the highest digital standards. The edition incorporates an interactive table of contents, footnotes and other information relevant to the content which makes the reading experience meticulously organized and enjoyable. Detective Stories The Triumph of Eugéne Valmont Jennie Baxter, Journalist Parody of Sherlock Holmes The Adventures of Sherlaw Kombs The Adventure of the Second Swag Stories of Revenge! An Alpine Divorce Which Was The Murderer? A Dynamite Explosion An Electrical Slip The Vengeance of the Dead Over The Stelvio Pass The Hour and the Man "And the Rigour of the Game" . . . Face and the Mask The Woman of Stone The Chemistry of Anarchy The Fear of It The Metamorphoses of Johnson The Reclamation of Joe Hollends The Type-Written Letter A New Explosive The Great Pegram Mystery Playing With Marked Cards . . . Other Short Stories The Count's Apology Converted An Invitation The Long Ladder "Gentlemen: The King!" The Hour-Glass In a Steamer Chair Mrs. Tremain A Society for the Reformation of Poker Players The Terrible Experience of Plodkins A Case of Fever How the Captain Got His Steamer Out Miss McMillan "How Finley McGillis Held the Pier" How to Write a Short Story . . . Novels Tekla In the Midst of Alarms From Whose Bourne One Day's Courtship The Herald's of Fame The Strong Arm A Woman Intervenes A Prince of Good Fellows The O'Ruddy, A Romance (with Stephen Crane) A Rock in the Baltic The Measure of the Rule The Sword Maker Young Lord Stranleigh Lord Stranleigh Abroad Lady Eleanor: Lawbreaker Cardillac A Chicago Princess Over the Border The Victors Literary Article "Canadian literature" Robert Barr (1849–1912) was a Scottish-Canadian short story writer and novelist, born in Glasgow, Scotland. His famous detective character Eugéne Valmont, fashioned after Sherlock Holmes, is said to be the inspiration behind Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot.

Cowboy's Baby

By Victoria Pade
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Harlequin
  • Book Code : 1459255623
  • Total of Pages : 384
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 149
  • Pdf File: cowboy-s-baby.pdf

Book Short Summary:

A surprise wedding present Two months ago Kate McDermot had left for Las Vegas a levelheaded virgin—and returned with a marriage certificate and a baby on the way. Experience had taught her Brady Brown would feel trapped by the news that he was going to be a father. So in her baby's best interests, she'd wait to tell him until after they dissolved the union. But the more time she spent with her "temporary" husband, the harder it became not to reveal the truth hidden safe within her—and the feelings hidden in her heart.

Write to TV

By Martie Cook
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Book Code : 1136067019
  • Total of Pages : 352
  • Category : Performing Arts
  • Members : 600
  • Pdf File: write-to-tv.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Helps the burgeoning number of fledgling TV writers and couch potatoes with secret writing ambitions become the writers they've dreamed of and successfully navigate the mysterious world of television production.

Bent Brief

By Julian Ruck
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  • Publisher : eBook Partnership
  • Book Code : 178301170X
  • Total of Pages : 303
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 752
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Book Short Summary:

The novel is about an old-school lawyer, Edwin Hillyard, who struggles with the new dotcom world.He accidentally kills his indulged wife, when he discovers her in bed with another woman. Before he knows it, he is the main actor in a dramatic and nail-biting trial.What will the verdict be? And will his new love, a Sikh doctor stand by him?Here is a thriller, full to the brim with humour, love, action and suspense, forcing the reader to race to the end. Crime thriller fans will be hooked!The author's first-hand legal experience has directly informed his novels, making The Bent Brief is a vividly realistic read.