Parnassus On Wheels

Author: Christopher Morley
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1775414965
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Parnassus On Wheels from the Author: Christopher Morley. Parnassus on Wheels is a novel by Christopher Morley, published in 1917. The Parnassus of the title refers to the mountain that was the home of the Muses in Greek mythology. In the story, Roger Mifflin sells his traveling bookshop to Helen McGill, who tires of looking after Andrew, her ailing brother. Christopher Morley later continued the story of Roger Mifflin in his 1919 novel The Haunted Bookshop.

This Is The Story Of A Happy Marriage

Author: Ann Patchett
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408842408
Size: 49.77 MB
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This Is The Story Of A Happy Marriage from the Author: Ann Patchett. This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage is an irresistible blend of literature and memoir revealing the big experiences and little moments that shaped Ann Patchett as a daughter, wife, friend and writer. Here, Ann Patchett shares entertaining and moving stories about her tumultuous childhood, her painful early divorce, the excitement of selling her first book, driving a Winnebago from Montana to Yellowstone Park, her joyous discovery of opera, scaling a six-foot wall in order to join the Los Angeles Police Department, the gradual loss of her beloved grandmother, starting her own bookshop in Nashville, her love for her very special dog and, of course, her eventual happy marriage. This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage is a memoir both wide ranging and deeply personal, overflowing with close observation and emotional wisdom, told with wit, honesty and irresistible warmth.


Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
Size: 27.32 MB
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Parnassus from the Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Such A Good Girl

Author: Amanda K. Morgan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1481449575
Size: 53.73 MB
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Such A Good Girl from the Author: Amanda K. Morgan. Everything high school senior Riley E. Stone does goes according to plan, from becoming valedictorian, getting into Princeton, and being head cheerleader to pursuing a crush on her French teacher and eliminating her rivals.

Woman No 17

Author: Edan Lepucki
Publisher: Hogarth
ISBN: 1101904267
Size: 73.36 MB
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Woman No 17 from the Author: Edan Lepucki. New York Times bestselling author Edan Lepucki's Woman No. 17 "reads like a Hollywood HIlls film noir." — Seattle Times High in the Hollywood Hills, writer Lady Daniels has decided to take a break from her husband. Left alone with her children, she’s going to need a hand taking care of her young son if she’s ever going to finish her memoir. In response to a Craigslist ad, S arrives, a magnetic young artist who will live in the secluded guest house out back, care for Lady’s toddler, Devin, and keep a watchful eye on her older, teenage son, Seth. S performs her day job beautifully, quickly drawing the entire family into her orbit, and becoming a confidante for Lady. But in the heat of the summer, S’s connection to Lady’s older son takes a disturbing, and possibly destructive, turn. And as Lady and S move closer to one another, the glossy veneer of Lady’s privileged life begins to crack, threatening to expose old secrets that she has been keeping from her family. Meanwhile, S is protecting secrets of her own, about her real motivation for taking the job. S and Lady are both playing a careful game, and every move they make endangers the things they hold most dear. Darkly comic, twisty and tense, this mesmerizing new novel defies expectation and proves Edan Lepucki to be one of the most talented and exciting voices of her generation.

Parnassus In Pillory

Author: Augustine Joseph Hickey Duganne
Size: 46.10 MB
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Parnassus In Pillory from the Author: Augustine Joseph Hickey Duganne.