Troubles in Paradise
Score: 4.5
From 435 Ratings

Troubles in Paradise


  • Author: Elin Hilderbrand
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 1012504 Bytes


Travel to the bright Caribbean one last time in the satisfying conclusion to the nationally bestselling Winter in Paradise trilogy by Elin Hilderbrand, "Queen of the Summer Novel" (People). After uprooting her life in the States, Irene Steele has just settled in at the villa on St. John where her husband Russ had been living a double life. But a visit from the FBI shakes her foundations, and Irene once again learns just how little she knew about the man she loved.  With help from their friends, Irene and her sons set up their lives while evidence mounts that the helicopter crash that killed Russ may not have been an accident. Meanwhile, the island watches this drama unfold -- including the driver of a Jeep with tinted windows who seems to be sha...

Winter in Paradise
Score: 4.5
From 1,972 Ratings

Winter in Paradise


  • Author: Elin Hilderbrand
  • Release Date : 2018-10-09
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 4458409 Bytes


A husband's secret life, a wife's new beginning: escape to the Caribbean with #1 New York Times bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand.Irene Steele shares her idyllic life in a beautiful Iowa City Victorian house with a husband who loves her to sky-writing, sentimental extremes. But as she rings in the new year one cold and snowy night, everything she thought she knew falls to pieces with a shocking phone call: her beloved husband, away on business, has been killed in a helicopter crash. Before Irene can even process the news, she must first confront the perplexing details of her husband's death on the distant Caribbean island of St. John.After Irene and her sons arrive at this faraway paradise, they make yet another shocking discovery: her husband had ...

Troubles in Paradise

Troubles in Paradise


  • Author : Elin Hilderbrand
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316435611


Troubles in Paradise Book Description :

Travel to the bright Caribbean one last time in the satisfying conclusion to the nationally bestselling Winter in Paradise trilogy by Elin Hilderbrand, "Queen of the Summer Novel" (People). After uprooting her life in the States, Irene Steele has just settled in at the villa on St. John where her husband Russ had been living a double life. But a visit from the FBI shakes her foundations, and Irene once again learns just how little she knew about the man she loved. With help from their friends, Irene and her sons set up their lives while evidence mounts that the helicopter crash that killed Russ may not have been an accident. Meanwhile, the island watches this drama unfold -- including the driver of a Jeep with tinted windows who seems to be shadowing...

Winter in Paradise
Score: 3.5
From 9 Ratings

Winter in Paradise


  • Author : Elin Hilderbrand
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2018-10-09
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316435505


Winter in Paradise Book Description :

A husband's secret life, a wife's new beginning: escape to the Caribbean with #1 New York Times bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand. Irene Steele shares her idyllic life in a beautiful Iowa City Victorian house with a husband who loves her to sky-writing, sentimental extremes. But as she rings in the new year one cold and snowy night, everything she thought she knew falls to pieces with a shocking phone call: her beloved husband, away on business, has been killed in a helicopter crash. Before Irene can even process the news, she must first confront the perplexing details of her husband's death on the distant Caribbean island of St. John. After Irene and her sons arrive at this faraway paradise, they make yet another shocking discovery: her husband ha...

What Happens in Paradise
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

What Happens in Paradise


  • Author : Elin Hilderbrand
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2019-10-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316435567


What Happens in Paradise Book Description :

Spend your winter on sunlit shores in the New York Times bestselling follow-up to Winter in Paradise, where secret lives and new loves emerge under the bright Caribbean sky. A year ago, Irene Steele had the shock of her life: her loving husband, father to their grown sons and successful businessman, was killed in a helicopter crash. But that wasn't Irene's only shattering news: he'd also been leading a double life on the island of St. John, where another woman loved him, too. Now Irene and her sons are back on St. John, determined to learn the truth about the mysterious life -- and death -- of a man they thought they knew. Along the way, they're about to learn some surprising truths about their own lives, and their futures. Lush with the tropical det...

Trouble in Paradise
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

Trouble in Paradise


  • Author : Robert B. Parker
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1999-10-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101546321


Trouble in Paradise Book Description :

Jesse Stone returns in this New York Times bestselling novel of death and deception from Robert B. Parker. Stiles Island is a wealthy and exclusive enclave separated by a bridge from the Massachusetts coast town of Paradise. James Macklin sees the Island as the ultimate investment opportunity: all he needs to do is invade it, blow the bridge, and loot the island. To realize his scheme, Macklin, along with his devoted girlfriend, Faye, assembles a crew of fellow ex-cons—all experts in their fields—including Wilson Cromartie, a fearsome Apache. James Macklin is a bad man, a very bad man. And Wilson Cromartie, known as Crow, is even worse. As Macklin plans his crime, Paradise police chief Jesse Stone has his hands full. He faces romantic entanglemen...

Trouble in Paradise
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

Trouble in Paradise


  • Author : Slavoj Žižek
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2014-11-27
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780141979557


Trouble in Paradise Book Description :

In Trouble in Paradise, Slavoj Žižek, one of our most famous, most combative philosophers, explains how by drawing on the ideas of communism, we can find a way out of the crisis of capitalism. There is obviously trouble in the global capitalist paradise. But why do we find it so difficult to imagine a way out of the crisis we're in? It is as if the trouble feeds on itself: the march of capitalism has become inexorable, the only game in town. Setting out to diagnose the condition of global capitalism, the ideological constraints we are faced with in our daily lives, and the bleak future promised by this system, Slavoj Žižek explores the possibilities - and the traps - of new emancipatory struggles. Drawing insights from phenomena as diverse as Gan...

Winter Solstice
Score: 4
From 10 Ratings

Winter Solstice


  • Author : Elin Hilderbrand
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2017-10-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316435482


Winter Solstice Book Description :

*The USA Today Bestseller* Raise one last glass with the Quinn Family at the Winter Street Inn. It's been too long since the entire Quinn family has been able to celebrate the holidays under the same roof, but that's about to change. With Bart back safe and sound from Afghanistan, the Quinns are preparing for a holiday more joyous than any they've experienced in years. And Bart's safe return isn't the family's only good news: Kevin is enjoying married life with Isabelle; Patrick is getting back on his feet after paying his debt to society; Ava thinks she's finally found the love of her life; and Kelly is thrilled to see his family reunited at last. But it just wouldn't be a Quinn family gathering if things went smoothly. A celebration of everything w...

The Beach Club
Score: 3.5
From 14 Ratings

The Beach Club


  • Author : Elin Hilderbrand
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2010-04-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 142990545X


The Beach Club Book Description :

In The Beach Club, the juicy first novel by talented newcomer Elin Hilderbrand, a series of personal dramas are played out during one summer at a Nantucket Beach Club. It's about the love of summer, summer love, and the special feelings we all have for that special summer place--in this case, a hotel and an island. Mack Petersen, manager of the hotel, has been working at The Beach Club for 12 summers. Only this summer is different. His boss, the owner of the hotel, Bill Elliot, shows up in the spring with a new set of demands. His girlfriend Maribel is pressing Mack to get married and Vance, the African-American bellman, who has hated Mack since the day Mack stole his job 12 years ago, threatens him in a deadly scene. Mack knows something's got to gi...

Paradise
Score: 3.5
From 18 Ratings

Paradise


  • Author : Toni Morrison
  • Publisher : Vintage Books
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780804169882


Paradise Book Description :

This story set in Ruby, Oklahoma is about an African American community....

The Island
Score: 3.5
From 44 Ratings

The Island


  • Author : Elin Hilderbrand
  • Publisher : Back Bay Books
  • Release Date : 2010-07-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316087926


The Island Book Description :

A summertime story only Elin Hilderbrand can tell: a family in upheaval after a cancelled wedding fill an island summer with heartache, laughter, and surprises. Birdie Cousins has thrown herself into the details of her daughter Chess's lavish wedding, from the floating dance floor in her Connecticut back yard to the color of the cocktail napkins. Like any mother of a bride-to-be, she is weathering the storms of excitement and chaos, tears and joy. But Birdie, a woman who prides herself on preparing for every possibility, could never have predicted the late-night phone call from Chess, abruptly announcing that she's cancelled her engagement. It's only the first hint of what will be a summer of upheavals and revelations. Before the dust has even begun ...

The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart


  • Author : Holly Ringland
  • Publisher : House of Anansi
  • Release Date : 2018-08-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781487005238


The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart Book Description :

Winner, ABIA General Fiction Book of the Year An enchanting and captivating novel about how our untold stories haunt us — and the stories we tell ourselves in order to survive. After her family suffers a tragedy, nine-year-old Alice Hart is forced to leave her idyllic seaside home. She is taken in by her grandmother, June, a flower farmer who raises Alice on the language of Australian native flowers, a way to say the things that are too hard to speak. Under the watchful eye of June and the women who run the farm, Alice settles, but grows up increasingly frustrated by how little she knows of her family’s story. In her early twenties, Alice’s life is thrown into upheaval again when she suffers devastating betrayal and loss. Desperate to outrun gr...