The Sweetest Thing
Score: 4.5
From 341 Ratings

The Sweetest Thing


  • Author: Jill Shalvis
  • Release Date : 2011-04-01
  • Genre: Contemporary
  • File Size: 1615051 Bytes


From the New York Times bestselling author of the Lost and Found Sisters comes a heart-warming and funny story about family, friendship, and love. Two Men Are One Too Many . . . Tara has a thousand good reasons not to return to the little coastal town of Lucky Harbor, Washington. Yet with her life doing a major crash-and-burn, anywhere away from her unfulfilled dreams and sexy ex-husband will do. As Tara helps her two sisters get their newly renovated inn up and running, she finally has a chance to get things under control and come up with a new plan for her life. But a certain tanned, green-eyed sailor has his own ideas, such as keeping Tara hot, bothered . . . and in his bed. And when her ex wants Tara back, three is a crowd she can't control-es...

The World That We Knew
Score: 4.5
From 298 Ratings

The World That We Knew


  • Author: Alice Hoffman
  • Release Date : 2019-09-24
  • Genre: Literary
  • File Size: 6515604 Bytes


NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * LONGLISTED FOR THE ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL On the brink of World War II, with the Nazis tightening their grip on Berlin, a mother’s act of courage and love offers her daughter a chance of survival.“[A] hymn to the power of resistance, perseverance, and enduring love in dark times…gravely beautiful…Hoffman the storyteller continues to dazzle.” —THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEWAt the time when the world changed, Hanni Kohn knows she must send her twelve-year-old daughter away to save her from the Nazi regime. Her desperation leads her to Ettie, the daughter of a rabbi whose years spent eavesdropping on her father enables her to create a mystical Jewish creature, a rare and unusual golem, who is sworn to protect Hanni...

A Lucky Thing
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

A Lucky Thing


  • Author : Alice Schertle
  • Publisher : Harcourt Childrens Books
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PSU:000044474126


A Lucky Thing Book Description :

A collection of fourteen poems about nature, including "Calling the Sun," "Showing the Wind," and "Invitation from a Mole."...

Lucky Little Things

Lucky Little Things


  • Author : Janice Erlbaum
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
  • Release Date : 2018-07-24
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780374306533


Lucky Little Things Book Description :

A funny and heartfelt realistic middle-grade novel about friendship, family, and the meaning of luck, from author Janice Erlbaum. Eighth-grader Emma Macintyre could use some good luck. The popular kids at her school ignore her, the boy she likes is out of her league, and her best friend has been ditching her for the mean girls. Worst of all, her beloved Aunt Jenny died recently, leaving Emma and her single mom reeling with grief. Then Emma receives a mysterious letter with no return address. The letter promises that ten lucky little things will happen to her over the next thirty days—she just has to make a list of what she wants. When the things on her list start coming true, she races to understand what’s happening. How does this lucky letter wo...

How to Get Lucky

How to Get Lucky


  • Author : Max Gunther
  • Publisher : Harriman House Limited
  • Release Date : 2010-07-29
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780857190437


How to Get Lucky Book Description :

Max Gunther's lost classic brought back into print. Most people imagine that you're born lucky or you get lucky. Max Gunther shows you how you get lucky. The fact is that some people really are luckier than others and not by accident. Lucky people arrange their lives in characteristic patterns. They tend to position themselves in the path of onrushing luck; they tend to go where events are moving fastest and where they can find their lucky break. Lucky people take risks but not silly ones. They stick with a cause, a job, or a partner, but not when all hope is lost. In short, they move with life, not against it. This book gives you thirteen different techniques by which you can discover and take advantage of life's good breaks, while minimising the ef...

Get Lucky
Score: 4
From 28 Ratings

Get Lucky


  • Author : Katherine Center
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 2010-04-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0345519221


Get Lucky Book Description :

How do you change your luck? Katherine Center’s marvelously entertaining and poignant new novel is about choosing to look for happiness—and maybe getting lucky enough to find it. Sarah Harper isn’t sure if the stupid decisions she sometimes makes are good choices in disguise—or if they’re really just stupid. But either way, after forwarding an inappropriate email to her entire company, she suddenly finds herself out of a job. So she goes home to Houston—and her sister, Mackie—for Thanksgiving. But before Sarah can share her troubles with her sister, she learns that Mackie has some woes of her own: After years of trying, Mackie’s given up on having a baby—and plans to sell on eBay the entire nursery she’s set up. Which gives Sarah ...

Lucky Strike
Score: 3.5
From 4 Ratings

Lucky Strike


  • Author : Kim Stanley Robinson
  • Publisher : PM Press
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781604860856


Lucky Strike Book Description :

The Enola Gay crashes on a test run before it is to drop the first atomic bomb, setting in motion events that stray significantly from the historical mid-twentieth century, in a volume that also includes a related essay and interview....

My Lucky Star

My Lucky Star


  • Author : Joe Keenan
  • Publisher : Back Bay Books
  • Release Date : 2009-02-28
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0316069612


My Lucky Star Book Description :

In this hilarious, laser-sharp comedy, the Emmy(-winning writer and producer of "Frasier" sends up Hollywood pretense higher than it's ever been sent before....

Harper s New Monthly Magazine

Harper s New Monthly Magazine


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1853
  • Genre: American literature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCBK:B000541553


Harper s New Monthly Magazine Book Description :

Harper's Magazine made its debut in June 1850, the brainchild of the prominent New York book-publishing firm Harper & Brothers. Harper's Magazine, the oldest general-interest monthly in America, explores the issues that drive our national conversation, through long-form narrative journalism and essays, and such celebrated features as the iconic Harper's Index. With its emphasis on fine writing and original thought Harper's provides readers with a unique perspective on politics, society, the environment, and culture....

In Honor Bound

In Honor Bound


  • Author : Charles Gibbon
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1875
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : HARVARD:HN469F


In Honor Bound Book Description :

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Nepal

Nepal


  • Author : Jacquiline Touba, Ph.D.
  • Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
  • Release Date : 1996-12-15
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0823951030


Nepal Book Description :

Using a painting by a Nepalese boy as illustration, discusses what life is like in the country of Nepal....