Score: 4.5
From 12 Ratings

The Awakening of Miss Prim


  • Author: Natalia Sanmartin Fenollera
  • Release Date : 2014-07-08
  • Genre: Romance
  • File Size: 3364133 Bytes


In this #1 international bestseller, a young woman leaves everything behind to work as a librarian in a remote French village, where she finds her outlook on life and love challenged in every way.Prudencia Prim is a young woman of intelligence and achievement, with a deep knowledge of literature and several letters after her name. But when she accepts the post of private librarian in the village of San Ireneo de Arnois, she is unprepared for what she encounters there. Her employer, a book-loving intellectual, is dashing yet contrarian, always ready with a critique of her cherished Jane Austen and Louisa May Alcott. The neighbors, too, are capable of charm and eccentricity in equal measure, determined as they are to preserve their singular little comm...

The Awakening of Miss Prim
Score: 3.5
From 6 Ratings

The Awakening of Miss Prim


  • Author : Natalia Sanmartin Fenollera
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-07-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476734255


The Awakening of Miss Prim Book Description :

In this #1 international bestseller, a young woman leaves everything behind to work as a librarian in a remote French village, where she finds her outlook on life and love challenged in every way. Prudencia Prim is a young woman of intelligence and achievement, with a deep knowledge of literature and several letters after her name. But when she accepts the post of private librarian in the village of San Ireneo de Arnois, she is unprepared for what she encounters there. Her employer, a book-loving intellectual, is dashing yet contrarian, always ready with a critique of her cherished Jane Austen and Louisa May Alcott. The neighbors, too, are capable of charm and eccentricity in equal measure, determined as they are to preserve their singular little com...

The Awakening of Miss Prim
Score: 3.5
From 6 Ratings

The Awakening of Miss Prim


  • Author : Natalia Sanmartin Fenollera
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2014-06-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781405526036


The Awakening of Miss Prim Book Description :

Prudencia Prim is a young woman of intelligence and achievement, with a deep knowledge of literature and several letters after her name. But when she accepts the post of private librarian in the village of San Ireneo de Arnois, she is unprepared for what she encounters there. Her employer, a book-loving intellectual, is dashing yet contrarian, always ready with a critique of her cherished Jane Austen and Louisa May Alcott. The neighbours, too, are capable of charm and eccentricity in equal measure, determined as they are to preserve their singular little community from the modern world outside. Prudencia hoped for friendship in San Ireneo but she didn't suspect that she might find love - nor that the course of her new life would run quite so rocky, w...

The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul

The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul


  • Author : Deborah Rodriguez
  • Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780345514769


The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul Book Description :

In an Afghanistan war zone, Sunny runs a coffee shop and becomes friends with expatriates and locals....

The Vintage Teacup Club
Score: 3.5
From 8 Ratings

The Vintage Teacup Club


  • Author : Vanessa Greene
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-11-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101612866


The Vintage Teacup Club Book Description :

Three women’s lives are about to change because of a few delicate pieces of china... When Jenny Davis comes across a beautiful vintage tea set at an outdoor market in the English countryside, she’s convinced it’s fate. A young bride on a budget, she has her heart set on a vintage tea-party theme for her wedding—and the gorgeous gold-rimmed china before her is perfect. There’s only one problem. Two other women have fallen in love with it, too. So they come up with a solution: They’ll share it. They establish a sisterhood, sharing the ups and downs of their lives—from broken hearts and weddings, to family drama and career dreams. When a figure from Jenny’s past threatens to ruin her big day, Alison’s teenage daughter pushes her to the...

In This House of Brede

In This House of Brede


  • Author : Rumer Godden
  • Publisher : Virago
  • Release Date : 2013-02-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781405513531


In This House of Brede Book Description :

'The motto was Pax but the word was set in a circle of thorns. Peace, but what a strange peace, made of unremitting toil and effort.' Bruised by tragedy, Philippa Talbot leaves behind a successful career with the civil service for a new calling: to join an enclosed order of Benedictine nuns. In this small community of fewer than one hundred women, she soon discovers all the human frailties: jealousy, love, despair. But each crisis of heart and conscience is guided by the compassion and intelligence of the Abbess and by the Sisters' shared bond of faith and ritual. Away from the world, and yet at one with it, Philippa must learn to forgive and forget her past . . ....

The Mysteries of Life in Children s Literature
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Mysteries of Life in Children s Literature


  • Author : Mitchell Kalpakgian
  • Publisher : TAN Books
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781618906731


The Mysteries of Life in Children s Literature Book Description :

FAIRY TALES AND MYTHS have enriched childhood for centuries. In between “Once upon a time” and “happily ever after” we embark on adventures that seem an eternity away from our everyday lives. Yet nothing could be further from the truth. In The Mysteries of Life in Children’s Literature, journey through a treasury of beloved fables and folk tales and discover the wisdom hiding within. In an age that rejects moral absolutes, children’s literature restores the meaning of good and evil, beautiful and ugly, normal and abnormal—and helps us see the nature of our world more clearly than we ever have before....

The Foster Husband

The Foster Husband


  • Author : Pippa Wright
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2013-05-09
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781447219941


The Foster Husband Book Description :

Shortlisted for Contemporary Romantic Novel in the Romantic Novelists Associations Book Awards 2014. Kate left her seaside home town of Lyme Regis for the bright lights of London when she was eighteen, and never looked back. She had it all: the glamorous career, the lovely house, the gorgeous husband. But now she's back: unemployed, separated, and holed up in her dead granny's bungalow. Worse still, she's forced to share the bungalow with Ben, the clueless and domestically challenged fiancé of her bossy sister Prue. Ben is a man in need of simple instruction. And Kate is a woman in need of a project. So she decides to secretly train Ben, her foster husband, as a selfless pre-wedding gift to her sister. But Kate may still have a few lessons of her ow...

Cozy Minimalist Home
Score: 3.5
From 4 Ratings

Cozy Minimalist Home


  • Author : Myquillyn Smith
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Release Date : 2018-10-23
  • Genre: House & Home
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780310351054


Cozy Minimalist Home Book Description :

More Style, Less Stuff Cozy Minimalism isn’t about going without or achieving a particular new, modern style. Nope. It’s simply a mindset that helps you get whatever style YOU LOVE with the fewest possible items. You want a warm, cozy, inviting home, without using more resources, money, and stuff than needed. Why use more if you don't have to? In Cozy Minimalist Home, accidental stylist and bestselling author Myquillyn Smith guides you step by step on making purposeful design decisions for your home. You'll have the tools to transform your home starting with what you already have, and using just enough of the right furniture and decor to create a home you're proud of in a way that honors your personal priorities, budget, and style. No more fretti...

The Silent Governess
Score: 4.5
From 100 Ratings

The Silent Governess


  • Author : Julie Klassen
  • Publisher : Bethany House
  • Release Date : 2010-01-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781441207500


The Silent Governess Book Description :

Believing herself guilty of a crime, Olivia Keene flees her home, eventually stumbling upon a grand estate where an elaborate celebration is in progress. But all is not as joyous as it seems. Lord Bradley has just learned a terrible secret, which, if exposed, will change his life forever. When he glimpses a figure on the grounds, he fears a spy or thief has overheard his devastating news. He is stunned to discover the intruder is a scrap of a woman with her throat badly injured. Fearing she will spread his secret, he gives the girl a post and confines her to his estate. As Olivia and Lord Bradley's secrets catch up with them, will their hidden pasts ruin their hope of finding love?...

Lemons
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Lemons


  • Author : Melissa D. Savage
  • Publisher : Crown Books For Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524700126


Lemons Book Description :

After her mother dies in 1975, ten-year-old Lemonade must live with her grandfather in a small town famous for Bigfoot sitings and soon becomes friends with Tobin, a quirky Bigfoot investigator....