Fine Things
Score: 4.5
From 47 Ratings

Fine Things


  • Author: Danielle Steel
  • Release Date : 1987-02-01
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 8436212 Bytes


#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERSmart, likable Bernie Fine was the wonder boy of Wolff’s, New York’s most glamorous department store. A senior VP on the way up, he arrives in San Francisco to open a West Coast store. His career is skyrocketing, but his life lacks a center. When he looks into the wide, innocent eyes of five-year-old Jane O’Reilly, and then into the equally enchanting eyes of her mother, Liz, Bernie knows he has found what he has been looking for. Bernie thought he had found love to last a lifetime, but when Liz is stricken with cancer, time becomes painfully short. Alone with two children, Bernie must face the loss and learn that life has other fine things to offer....

Anxious People
Score: 4.5
From 351 Ratings

Anxious People


  • Author: Fredrik Backman
  • Release Date : 2020-09-08
  • Genre: Literary
  • File Size: 4933898 Bytes


Instant #1 New York Times BestsellerA People Book of the Week, Book of the Month Club selection, #1 Indie Next Pick, and Best of Fall in Good Housekeeping, PopSugar, The Washington Post, New York Post, Shondaland, CNN, and more!“[A] quirky, big-hearted novel… Wry, wise, and often laugh-out-loud funny, it’s a wholly original story that delivers pure pleasure.” —People From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove comes a charming, poignant novel about a crime that never took place, a would-be bank robber who disappears into thin air, and eight extremely anxious strangers who find they have more in common than they ever imagined.Looking at real estate isn’t usually a life-or-death situation, but an apartment open house b...

Fine Things
Score: 4
From 8 Ratings

Fine Things


  • Author : Danielle Steel
  • Publisher : Dell
  • Release Date : 2009-02-25
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0307566447


Fine Things Book Description :

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Smart, likable Bernie Fine was the wonder boy of Wolff’s, New York’s most glamorous department store. A senior VP on the way up, he arrives in San Francisco to open a West Coast store. His career is skyrocketing, but his life lacks a center. When he looks into the wide, innocent eyes of five-year-old Jane O’Reilly, and then into the equally enchanting eyes of her mother, Liz, Bernie knows he has found what he has been looking for. Bernie thought he had found love to last a lifetime, but when Liz is stricken with cancer, time becomes painfully short. Alone with two children, Bernie must face the loss and learn that life has other fine things to offer....

The Finer Things

The Finer Things


  • Author : Christiane Lemieux
  • Publisher : Clarkson Potter
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780770434298


The Finer Things Book Description :

From wallpaper and flooring to furniture and accessories, Christiane Lemieux explores the elements of resilient home design. In this beautiful, lavishly illustrated 400-page volume, she covers the traditions, tools, and major players in the home-goods industries so that homeowners learn how to identify the hallmarks of timeless, heirloom-quality pieces. Christiane and dozens of other home-design experts also offer advice on how to live well with these pieces. A visual timeline shows the history of artisan tile, a studio visit goes behind the scenes with the high-end wallpaper company de Gournay, and tastemakers' interiors dripping with style and luxury give timeless decorating ideas. The Finer Things is equal parts inspiration and practical classic....

Fine Things
Score: 4
From 8 Ratings

Fine Things


  • Author : Danielle Steel
  • Publisher : Dell
  • Release Date : 2009-02-25
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0307566447


Fine Things Book Description :

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Smart, likable Bernie Fine was the wonder boy of Wolff’s, New York’s most glamorous department store. A senior VP on the way up, he arrives in San Francisco to open a West Coast store. His career is skyrocketing, but his life lacks a center. When he looks into the wide, innocent eyes of five-year-old Jane O’Reilly, and then into the equally enchanting eyes of her mother, Liz, Bernie knows he has found what he has been looking for. Bernie thought he had found love to last a lifetime, but when Liz is stricken with cancer, time becomes painfully short. Alone with two children, Bernie must face the loss and learn that life has other fine things to offer....

Eating Things on Sticks

Eating Things on Sticks


  • Author : Anne Fine
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2010-08-24
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781409012597


Eating Things on Sticks Book Description :

Harry is in trouble. He's burned down the family kitchen so now has to spend a week of his summer hols with his uncle Tristram - who's heading off to stay with a new girlfriend - Morning Glory - on a tiny British island. Harry doesn't expect it to be a lot of fun - with just a wacky competition at the end of the week to look forward to. He certainly didn't expect to discover all the beards. Or the angel on the mountain. Or the helicopters circling overhead all week. And he definitely didn't think it would be so wet . . ....

Finer Things

Finer Things


  • Author : David Wharton
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-06-27
  • Genre: Art students
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1912240688


Finer Things Book Description :

London: 1963. The lives of a professional shoplifter and a young art student collide. Delia must atone for a terrible mistake; Tess is desperate to be a real artist. With the threat of the criminal underworld encroaching, only their friendship can save them from disaster....

Brenda Starr  the Complete Pre Code Comics Volume 1

Brenda Starr the Complete Pre Code Comics Volume 1


  • Author : Dale Messick
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013-07
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1613450389


Brenda Starr the Complete Pre Code Comics Volume 1 Book Description :

Before Fredric Wertham and The Seduction of the Innocent (SOTI), before the Kefauver Hearings, and before the infamous Comics Code, the comic book racks at local drug stores and newsstands boasted a plethora of delights highlighted by the good girl adventures of the comic book version of Brenda Starr. These four-color wonders displayed all the finer things loved by comic books buyers: good girls, bondage, a little torture, and other exciting things, which adults thought would corrupt the morals of young and impressionable readers (Brenda Starr cover art was even used as an example in SOTI). Now for the first time in over fifty years comics fans can read and own these rare comics from another era, digitally restored to perfection and presented in an a...

Rings and Things and a Fine Array of Twentieth Century Associative Algebra

Rings and Things and a Fine Array of Twentieth Century Associative Algebra


  • Author : Carl Clifton Faith
  • Publisher : American Mathematical Soc.
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780821836729


Rings and Things and a Fine Array of Twentieth Century Associative Algebra Book Description :

This book surveys more than 125 years of aspects of associative algebras, especially ring and module theory. It is the first to probe so extensively such a wealth of historical development. Moreover, the author brings the reader up to date, in particular through his report on the subject in the second half of the twentieth century. In the second part of the book, the author gives descriptive impressions of the last half of the twentieth century. Beginning with his teachers and fellow graduate students at the University of Kentucky and at Purdue, Faith discusses his Fulbright-NATO Postdoctoral at Heidelberg and at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton, his year as a visiting scholar at Berkeley, and the many acquaintances he met there and in s...

Trials of Reason

Trials of Reason


  • Author : David Wolfsdorf
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release Date : 2008-01-22
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780195327328


Trials of Reason Book Description :

Plato's arguments are developed through complex exchanges between literary characters. Consequently, it is questionable that theses can be attributed to the author himself. Wolfsdorf has it that the answer to this dilema lies in transcending the divide and integrating the literary and philosophical dimensions of the texts....