Texas Woman of Letters  Karle Wilson Baker

Texas Woman of Letters Karle Wilson Baker


  • Author : Sarah R. Jackson
  • Publisher : Texas A&M University Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781603446235


Texas Woman of Letters Karle Wilson Baker Book Description :

East Texas writer Karle Wilson Baker was one of the best-known Texas poets of the early twentieth century, ranking as one of the first Fellows of the Texas Institute of Letters. Sarah Jackson's biography of this multi-talented writer introduces her life and her significant role in shaping the literature of Texas to a new generation. This book sheds light on the literary times in which Baker lived and spotlights developments in East Texas throughout her life and career....

The Wise and the Lovely

The Wise and the Lovely


  • Author : Michael Repasky
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2001-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780595208654


The Wise and the Lovely Book Description :

In the world of good and evil, Cane St.George found many distractions—the man in black sought out Matt Lawrence, a novice adventurer to accompany him on a mission to Africa, on the way encounters with the lovely Carla Deberow, an innocent Ingrid Bauer and the precious child of Africa—Sannie. Led to the gravesite of Cane St. George's father, Matt is awaken to the magic of Africa, of those who love it and despise losing it to a Black majority. A rogue bull elephant decides all and Matt comes face to face with the crushing blow of destiny. The Wise and the Lovely is for those who seek adventure along the lovely road of fate....

Rocky Mountain National Park
Score: 5
From 5 Ratings

Rocky Mountain National Park


  • Author : Lisa Foster
  • Publisher : Big Earth Publishing
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1565795504


Rocky Mountain National Park Book Description :

Finally, the total experience of hiking Rocky Mountain National Park has been captured in one comprehensive volume, which covers literally every named destination in RMNP and many exciting hikes in adjacent public lands. This book is a must-have for any beginning hiker or avid outdoor enthusiast. It will take you anywhere you want to go in RMNP and its surrounding areas. From fun family hikes to hearty mountaineering adventures, Rocky Mountain National Park: The Complete Hiking Guide has something for everyone. It includes details about every trail within RMNP, as well as at-your-fingertips info highlighting trailheads, elevation gain, distance, and the difficulty of each hike. By far the most extensive and accurate hiking resource available for RMNP...

Whatever Happened to Molly Bloom

Whatever Happened to Molly Bloom


  • Author : Jessica Stirling
  • Publisher : Severn House Publishers Ltd
  • Release Date : 2015-02-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781780106021


Whatever Happened to Molly Bloom Book Description :

The first in a new series featuring Detective Jim Kinsella. Who murdered Molly? Was it Leopold Bloom, in the kitchen, with a teapot . . .? This finely crafted historical mystery, using several recognizable characters and the famous setting from James Joyce’s Ulysses, marks an intriguing departure for saga writer Jessica Stirling. Detective Inspector Jim Kinsella of the Dublin police force is called to the scene when the body of Molly Bloom has been found in her own kitchen where she has been beaten to death with a teapot. Although her husband, Leopold Bloom, is immediately taken into custody without a convincing alibi, Kinsella begins to have his doubts and suspicion falls upon Molly’s fellow singer and alleged lover, Hugh ‘Blazes’ Boylan. Ki...

Thin Air
Score: 4.5
From 9 Ratings

Thin Air


  • Author : Ann Cleeves
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2014-09-11
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780230768130


Thin Air Book Description :

Thin Air is the sixth book in Ann Cleeves' Shetland series – a major BBC One drama starring Douglas Henshall as detective Jimmy Perez. A group of old university friends leave the bright lights of London and travel to Unst, Shetland's most northerly island, to celebrate the marriage of one of their friends to a Shetlander. But late on the night of the wedding party, one of them, Eleanor, disappears – apparently into thin air. It's mid-summer, a time of light nights and unexpected mists. The following day, Eleanor's friend Polly receives an email. It appears to be a suicide note, saying she'll never be found alive. And then Eleanor's body is discovered, lying in a small loch close to the cliff edge. Detectives Jimmy Perez and Willow Reeves are disp...

Voices of North and South Ockendon

Voices of North and South Ockendon


  • Author : Cecilia Pyke
  • Publisher : The History Press
  • Release Date : 2014-05-01
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780750957120


Voices of North and South Ockendon Book Description :

This warm and nostalgic collection of memories reveals the fascinating history of North and South Ockendon before, during and after the Second World War. The 1930s saw great change in South Ockendon as London Land Company, London County Council and Essex County Council began buying up land belonging to the Belhus estate and, after the Second World War, rehousing families from London whose homes had been destroyed by the Blitz. Life also changed for the inhabitants of North Ockendon, as the old ways of farming were replaced by modern machinery, with jobs disappearing and village life diminishing. Horses practically vanished from the area and rows of green vegetables were replaced by wheat, barley and rape. Those who live and have lived in the area rem...

Baker s Digest

Baker s Digest


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1977
  • Genre: Baking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : CORNELL:31924055548402


Baker s Digest Book Description :

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The Edumacation of Jay Baker

The Edumacation of Jay Baker


  • Author : Jay Clark
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
  • Release Date : 2012-01-31
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466813014


The Edumacation of Jay Baker Book Description :

A few "sexy" bullet points about Jay: • He is in love with a cheerleader named Cameo "Appearance" Parnell • He is forever losing "Love-15" to tennis-playing goddess Caroline Richardson • He rocks a touché array of pop-culture references, jokes, and puns • His family-life cookie is about to crumble. Live vicariously through Jay as he faces off against his mortal enemy, gets awkward around his dream girl(s), loses his marbles in a Bermudian love triangle, watches his parents' relationship implode, and, finally, learns to get real and be himself(ish)....

Foodies    Guide 2011  Sydney

Foodies Guide 2011 Sydney


  • Author : Simon Thomsen
  • Publisher : Hardie Grant Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010-11-01
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781742735474


Foodies Guide 2011 Sydney Book Description :

Discover the city’s best kept food secrets with The Foodies’ Guide to Sydney. Food lovers know that when you want to enjoy a delicious meal at home, you need the best ingredients and the freshest produce. The Foodies’ Guide to Sydney is the one book that shows you where to find these essentials and much more, with reviews of Sydney’s best bakeries, cheese specialists, boutique wine merchants, butchers, fishmongers, chocolate stores and coffee roasters. Source seasonal vegetables for a healthy family meal. Get to know your local butcher. Find the most authentic Lebanese pastries to take home for dinner. Or discover which delicatessens stock the best range of French cheeses. The Foodies’ Guide to Sydney is for everyone who enjoys shopping for...

The Baker Street Translation
Score: 3
From 2 Ratings

The Baker Street Translation


  • Author : Michael Robertson
  • Publisher : Minotaur Books
  • Release Date : 2013-04-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250022554


The Baker Street Translation Book Description :

In Michael Robertson's The Baker Street Translation, Reggie and Nigel Heath—brothers who lease law offices at 221B Baker Street in London, England and answer mail addressed to the location's most famous resident, Sherlock Holmes—find themselves pulled once again into a case straight out of Arthur Conan Doyle. An elderly American heiress wants to leave her entire fortune to Sherlock Holmes. A translator wants Sherlock Holmes to explain a nursery rhyme. And Robert Buxton—Reggie's rival for the love of actress Laura Rankin—has gone missing. Reggie must suss all these things out before an upcoming British royal event. If he doesn't, something very bad will happen to everyone at that event—and to Laura. Fast-paced, exciting, and clever, this is ...