A Sudden Light
Score: 4
From 28 Ratings

A Sudden Light


  • Author : Garth Stein
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-09-30
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780857205780


A Sudden Light Book Description :

From the author of the million-copy bestselling The Art of Racing in the Raincomes the breathtaking and long-awaited new novel. This novel centres on four generations of a once terribly wealthy and influential timber family who have fallen from grace; a mysterious yet majestic mansion, crumbling slowy into the bluff overlooking Puget Sound in Seattle; a love affair so powerful it reaches across the planes of existence; and a young man who simply wants his parents to once again experience the moment they fell in love, hoping that if can feel that emotion again, maybe they won't get divorced after all....

A Sudden Light
Score: 4
From 27 Ratings

A Sudden Light


  • Author : Garth Stein
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-09-30
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781439187050


A Sudden Light Book Description :

The New York Times bestselling “witty, atmospheric” (People) story of a once powerful American family, and the price that must be paid by the heirs as they struggle for redemption: “A captivating page-turner” (Star Tribune, Minneapolis). Twenty-three years after the fateful summer of 1990, Trevor Riddell recalls the events surrounding his fourteenth birthday, when he gets his first glimpse of the infamous Riddell House. Built from the spoils of a massive timber fortune, the legendary family mansion is constructed of giant whole trees and is set on a huge estate overlooking Seattle’s Puget Sound. Trevor’s bankrupt parents have separated, and his father, Jones Riddell, has brought Trevor to Riddell House with a goal: to join forces with Aun...

The Art of Racing in the Rain
Score: 4
From 72 Ratings

The Art of Racing in the Rain


  • Author : Garth Stein
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-03-17
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0061738093


The Art of Racing in the Rain Book Description :

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE FROM FOX 2000 STARRING MILO VENTIMIGLIA, AMANDA SEYFRIED, AND KEVIN COSTNER MEET THE DOG WHO WILL SHOW THE WORLD HOW TO BE HUMAN The New York Times bestselling novel from Garth Stein—a heart-wrenching but deeply funny and ultimately uplifting story of family, love, loyalty, and hope—a captivating look at the wonders and absurdities of human life . . . as only a dog could tell it. “Splendid.” —People “The perfect book for anyone who knows that compassion isn’t only for humans, and that the relationship between two souls who are meant for each other never really comes to an end. Every now and then I’m lucky enough to read a novel I can’t stop thinking about: this is one of them.” —Jodi Picoult “It’s ...

Sudden Light  Donegal s Novel

Sudden Light Donegal s Novel


  • Author : J. A. Greenleaf
  • Publisher : Swordpoint Intercontinental
  • Release Date : 2011-05-10
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0615447953


Sudden Light Donegal s Novel Book Description :

The English army attacks Donegal Castle in Ireland in 1589. The few defenders fight vaingloriously but they are overwhelmed by the English in numbers, weaponry and surprise. Maire and Uilliam are a young, married couple who try to fight off the invaders but are lost when the castle burns. In 1666, Mary Goode is a young girl indentured to the King's Baker. Smelling fire late one night, she sounds the alarm. It is the start of the Great Fire of London. Maire is reincarnated as Mary, but remembers nothing of her past life in Ireland--that is until she meets--and touches--an English gentleman, realizing this overweight, aged, aristocrat is the embodiment of her Uilliam! Uilliam, however, remembers nothing, with tragic consequences. Throughout the next fo...

How Evan Broke His Head and Other Secrets
Score: 3.5
From 6 Ratings

How Evan Broke His Head and Other Secrets


  • Author : Garth Stein
  • Publisher : Soho Press
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781569474983


How Evan Broke His Head and Other Secrets Book Description :

When his son's mother dies and leaves him a single parent to Dean, a fourteen-year-old boy he has never met, Evan Wallace is forced to confront his music career and his epilepsy....

Raven Stole the Moon
Score: 4
From 28 Ratings

Raven Stole the Moon


  • Author : Garth Stein
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2010-03-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0061969516


Raven Stole the Moon Book Description :

“Deeply moving, superbly crafted, and highly unconventional.” —Washington Times Raven Stole the Moon is the stunning first novel from Garth Stein, author of the phenomenal New York Times bestseller The Art of Racing in the Rain. A profoundly poignant and unforgettable story of a grieving mother’s return to a remote Alaskan town to make peace with the loss of her young son, Raven Stole the Moon combines intense emotion with Native American mysticism and a timeless and terrifying mystery, and earned raves for a young writer and his uniquely captivating imagination. According to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, this remarkable novel “serves notice that Stein is a rare talent.”...

All of a sudden Peggy

All of a sudden Peggy


  • Author : Ernest Denny
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1910
  • Genre: Drama (English)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PRNC:32101064788688


All of a sudden Peggy Book Description :

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In the Shadow of Light

In the Shadow of Light


  • Author : Tracy Causley
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2018-02-13
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0692062785


In the Shadow of Light Book Description :

" ... a magical tale of a gifted young woman during the plague in 17th century Italy."--Page 4 of cover....

Light in August

Light in August


  • Author : William Faulkner
  • Publisher : McClelland & Stewart
  • Release Date : 2019-04-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780735253742


Light in August Book Description :

Light in August, a novel about hopeful perseverance in the face of mortality, features some of Faulkner’s most memorable characters: guileless, dauntless Lena Grove, in search of the father of her unborn child; Reverend Gail Hightower, who is plagued by visions of Confederate horsemen; and Joe Christmas, a desperate, enigmatic drifter consumed by his mixed ancestry. Penguin Random House Canada is proud to bring you classic works of literature in e-book form, with the highest quality production values. Find more today and rediscover books you never knew you loved....

Light on Snow
Score: 3.5
From 61 Ratings

Light on Snow


  • Author : Anita Shreve
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2004-10-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0759512779


Light on Snow Book Description :

What makes a family? That's what twelve-year-old Nicky Dillon wonders after she and her widowed father discover a wailing abandoned baby in the snow-filled woods near their New Hampshire home. Through the days that follow, the Dillons and an unexpected visitor who soon turns up at their door-a young woman evidently haunted by her own terrible choices-face a thicket of decisions, each seeming to carry equal possibilities of heartbreak and redemption. Writing with all the emotional resonance that has drawn millions of readers around the world to her fiction, Anita Shreve unfolds in Light on Snow a tender and surprising novel about love and its consequences....