Recalled To Life

Author: Reginald Hill
Publisher: Dell Publishing Company
ISBN: 0440215730
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Recalled To Life from the Author: Reginald Hill. Thirty years after she was imprisoned, a nanny involved in a crime of passion is released, and Yorkshire's Superintendent Dalziel returns to the scene of her crime to find the truth. Reprint. PW. AB. NYT.

Recalled To Life

Author: Dan Burns
Publisher: BookBaby
ISBN: 0989402932
Size: 19.49 MB
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Recalled To Life from the Author: Dan Burns. Chicago architect Peter O’Hara had a plan, a blueprint, for how he wanted to build his life. He had goals and ambitions and his path was clear. He had a loving wife and son, career success, and his final career goal was close within reach. The opportunity to become a partner in his firm was there for the taking. He almost had it all. But life and fate do not consider such plans. An unbelievable and unplanned event sets off a domino effect of repercussions that turn Peter’s life upside down, pushing him to his limits and causing him to re-evaluate everything he thought was important. "Recalled to Life turns everyday life on its head, and begs the reader to look more carefully on the flimsy fabric and hard work that hold together happiness. This is a modern story of generational family life in which the parts don't neatly make a whole." - Don Evans, Director, Chicago Literary Hall of Fame

Recalled To Life

Author: Grant Allen
Publisher: 1st World Publishing
ISBN: 142180235X
Size: 42.70 MB
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Recalled To Life from the Author: Grant Allen. It may sound odd to say so, but the very earliest fact that impressed itself on my memory was a scene that took place - so I was told - when I was eighteen years old, in my father's house, The Grange, at Woodbury. My babyhood, my childhood, my girlhood, my school-days were all utterly blotted out by that one strange shock of horror. My past life became exactly as though it had never been. I forgot my own name. I forgot my mother-tongue. I forgot everything I had ever done or known or thought about. Except for the power to walk and stand and perform simple actions of every-day use, I became a baby in arms again, with a nurse to take care of me. The doctors told me, later, I had fallen into what they were pleased to call "a Second State." I was examined and reported upon as a Psychological Curiosity. But at the time, I knew nothing of all this. A thunderbolt, as it were, destroyed at one blow every relic, every trace of my previous existence; and I began life all over again, with that terrible scene of blood as my first birthday and practical starting point.

A Tale Of Two Cities

Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1627933794
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A Tale Of Two Cities from the Author: Charles Dickens. Against the backdrop of the French Revolution, Dickens unfolds a masterpiece of drama, adventure, and courage featuring Charles Darnay, a man falsely accused of treason. He bears an uncanny resemblance to the dissolute, yet noble Sydney Carton. Brilliantly plotted, the novel culminates in a daring prison escape in the shadow of the guillotine.

Recalled To Life

Author: Robert Silverberg
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0575105984
Size: 70.33 MB
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Recalled To Life from the Author: Robert Silverberg. When a nervous scientist from Beller Laboratories approached James Harker, asking him to introduce a new scientific discovery to the world, Harker had his own reasons for agreeing. The discovery was a reanimation process - bringing the recently dead back to life. But Harker hadn't anticipated treachery within the ranks of the scientists working on the process, nor on the consternation and mounting hysteria when the news broke. James Harker faced the most demanding task of his life - and he didn't know if he would live to see the results. (First published 1962)

Of Modern Dragons And Other Essays On Genre Fiction

Author: John Lennard
Publisher: Humanities-Ebooks
ISBN:
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Of Modern Dragons And Other Essays On Genre Fiction from the Author: John Lennard. A volume of essays exploring some of the best genre fiction of the last 40 years, including workk by Reginald Hill, Thomas Harris, Dorothy L. Sayers, Nora Roberts, J. D. Robb (since 2000 the world's best-selling novelist) , J. R. R. Tolkien, Ursula Le Guin, Anne McCaffrey, Ian McDonald, Octavia E. Butler, and The Tortallan World of Tamora Pierce.