The Beast
Score: 5
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The Beast


  • Author: J.R. Ward
  • Release Date : 2016-04-05
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • File Size: 2767470 Bytes


Fan favorite couple Rhage and Mary return in this gripping novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling Black Dagger Brotherhood series.   Nothing is as it used to be for the Black Dagger Brotherhood. The slayers of the Lessening Society are stronger than ever, preying on human weakness to acquire more money, more weapons, more power. But as the Brotherhood readies for an all-out attack on them, one of their own fights a battle within himself...   For Rhage—the Brother with the biggest appetites, but also the biggest heart—life was supposed to be perfect. Or at the very least, perfectly enjoyable. But he can’t understand or control the panic and insecurity that plague him. Terrified, he must reassess his priorities after suffering a mor...

The Beast
Score: 4
From 182 Ratings

The Beast


  • Author: Faye Kellerman
  • Release Date : 2013-08-06
  • Genre: Police Procedural
  • File Size: 1066987 Bytes


The professional and the personal intersect in treacherous ways in this compelling and eerie installment in Faye Kellerman's thrilling New York Times bestselling Decker/Lazarus seriesThroughout his years with the LAPD, Peter Decker has handled a number of tough cases and strange killers. But few of his previous assignments compare to his latest case—the most bizarre of his storied career.When Hobart Penny is found dead in his apartment, the cops think that his pet cat—an adult female tiger—attacked the reclusive elderly billionaire. But it soon becomes clear that the beast that killed the eccentric inventor is all too human. Digging into the victim's life, Decker and his colleagues, Detectives Marge Dunn and Scott Oliver, discover that Penny wa...

Who Is the Beast
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Who Is the Beast


  • Author : Keith Baker
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 1994-10
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0152001220


Who Is the Beast Book Description :

When a tiger suspects he is the beast the jungle animals are fleeing from, he returns to them and points out their similarities....

The Meanings of  Beauty and the Beast
Score: 5
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The Meanings of Beauty and the Beast


  • Author : Jerry Griswold
  • Publisher : Broadview Press
  • Release Date : 2004-03-16
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1551115638


The Meanings of Beauty and the Beast Book Description :

Using Beaumont’s classic story as a touchstone, this work shows how “Beauty and the Beast” takes on different meanings as it is analyzed by psychologists, illustrated in picture books, adapted to the screen, and rewritten by contemporary writers. The Meanings of “Beauty and the Beast” provides expert commentary on the tale and on representative critical approaches and contemporary adaptations. This book also includes a variety of original source materials and twenty-three colour illustrations. The Meanings of “Beauty and the Beast” is for any reader who wishes to explore this classic, endlessly rich fairy tale....

Beauty and the Beast  Really

Beauty and the Beast Really


  • Author : Rick Abbot
  • Publisher : Samuel French, Inc.
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Genre: Beauty and the beast (Tale)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0573619069


Beauty and the Beast Really Book Description :

"Unexpected and hilarious twists make this version of the classic an entirely different romp for the whole family. Underlying the hilarity is a solid message about true beauty."--Publisher....

The Beast in the Boudoir

The Beast in the Boudoir


  • Author : Kathleen Kete
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1994-01-01
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0520071018


The Beast in the Boudoir Book Description :

"Kete uses relatively obscure material as a prism to refract important changes in sensibility. Her book offers a brilliant new way of understanding the traumas of modernity."--Thomas W. Laqueur, author of Making Sex...

The Beast and the Sovereign

The Beast and the Sovereign


  • Author : Jacques Derrida
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2010-12-15
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0226144399


The Beast and the Sovereign Book Description :

When he died in 2004, Jacques Derrida left behind a vast legacy of unpublished material, much of it in the form of written lectures. With The Beast and the Sovereign, Volume 1, the University of Chicago Press inaugurates an ambitious series, edited by Geoffrey Bennington and Peggy Kamuf, translating these important works into English. The Beast and the Sovereign, Volume 1 launches the series with Derrida’s exploration of the persistent association of bestiality or animality with sovereignty. In this seminar from 2001–2002, Derrida continues his deconstruction of the traditional determinations of the human. The beast and the sovereign are connected, he contends, because neither animals nor kings are subject to the law—the sovereign stands above ...

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast


  • Author : Jesse Beers
  • Publisher : Samuel French, Inc.
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Genre: Children's plays
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0573650071


Beauty and the Beast Book Description :

"Beauty is enamoured with a handsome prince whom she saw in an apparition. Her love draws her to the castle of the unspeakable Beast, which she enters unafraid. A magic mirror and many other gifts are given her by the Beast. But it is her final, fearless expression of affection for the Beast that breaks the spell and returns him to the form of the handsome Prince. A very picturesque and moving version of the famous tale"--Back cover....

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast


  • Author : Warren Graves
  • Publisher : Dramatists Play Service Inc
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0822201003


Beauty and the Beast Book Description :

THE STORY: While closely following the traditional fable so beloved by all, this imaginative adaptation cleverly compresses the salient points of the story to make them more theatrically effective and easily staged. The main line of the action deal...

Beauty And The Beast

Beauty And The Beast


  • Author : Marie Le Prince de Beaumont
  • Publisher : Prabhat Prakashan
  • Release Date : 101-01-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 :


Beauty And The Beast Book Description :

First published in the year 1740, French novelist Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve's book 'Beauty And The Beast' is a fairytale which was very long; therefore, got more famous with its abridged versions that were published later....

Picturing the Beast

Picturing the Beast


  • Author : Steve Baker
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0252070305


Picturing the Beast Book Description :

Looks at how Western culture pictures the beast, examining how such images affect how real animals are perceived and treated....

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast


  • Author : Stella Wallace
  • Publisher : Baker's Plays
  • Release Date : 1997-09
  • Genre: Children's plays, American
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0874400414


Beauty and the Beast Book Description :

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