By Robert Azais
On était au beau milieu du Moyen Âge et personne ne le savait, pas plus que frère Déicole ne connaissait le mot « daltonien ». Pourtant il l’était, et cette notion particulière des couleurs agissait sur un caractère déjà peu facile.
Après avoir semé l. a. perturbation dans son monastère d’Irlande, il half porter l. a. bonne parole et son irascibilité sur le continent. De monastère en prieuré, armé de son pénitentiel et fortress de ses extravagantes pratiques ascétiques, il va parcourir l’Europe médiévale en path de l’orient jusqu’aux confins de los angeles Germanie, traumatisant au passage le clergé et les populations des régions traversées.
Atteignant les diocèses des marches de los angeles chrétienté, il se lie d'amitié avec frère Agapet, grand beginner de drogues d’antique mémoire, et découvre le trafic d’esclaves qui alimentait l’Europe entière et les contrées du Moyen Orient. Les deux compères se lancent alors dans l. a. lutte contre le trade d’êtres humains en s’aidant curieusement des effets du haschich sur le comportement de ceux qui en usent.
Satirique, burlesque, grinçant, l’humour de Robert Azaïs joue sur tous les registres et n’épargne personne.
Avec les aventures et tribulations de ce moine daltonien, l’auteur, daltonien lui-même, nous offre un nouveau roman réjouissant dans los angeles veine de ses œuvres précédentes.
By Tessa Afshar
Before Christ known as her daughter . . .
Before she stole therapeutic via touching the hem of his garment . . .
Elianna is a tender woman overwhelmed by way of guilt. After her in basic terms brother is killed whereas in her care, Elianna attempts to earn forgiveness by means of operating for her father’s cloth exchange and taking care of her kin. whilst one other tragedy locations Elianna in sole cost of the enterprise, her expertise for layout brings huge, immense good fortune, yet by no means the absolution she longs for. As her global unravels, she breaks off her betrothal to the one guy she is going to ever love. Then ailment moves, setting apart Elianna from every person, stripping every little thing she has left.
No health care professional can treatment her. No finish is in sight. until eventually she hears whispers of a guy whose mere contact can heal. After such a lot of years of ache and sadness, is it attainable that one guy may perhaps redeem the injuries of physique . . . and soul?
By Gerri Bauer
By Lauralee Bliss,Angela Breidenbach,Ramona K. Cecil,Pamela Griffin,Grace Hitchcock,Pam Hillman,Laura V. Hilton,Tiffany Amber Stockton,Liz Tolsma
Meet 9 ladies from historical past spanning from 1776 to 1944 suppose the edge of getting misplaced out on love. Can their desire for experiencing romance back be renewed?
Love within the Crossfire via Lauralee Bliss - Trenton, New Jersey, 1776
Gretchen Hanson watched her beau burst off to warfare and not go back. She quickly falls for an enemy scout who stumbles upon her farm. If Jake is stumbled on, it could possibly suggest demise for all of them. Will Gretchen permit pass of affection or stand strong?
Daughter of Orion by Ramona ok. Cecil - New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1859
Whaling widow, Matilda Daggett, vows to by no means back provide her middle to a seaman. but if debt drives her to masquerade as a cabin boy on a whaling send, a tender harpooner threatens either her vow and her heart.
The replacement Husband and the unforeseen Bride through Pamela Griffin - Washington Territory, 1864
Cecily McGiver, a mail-order bride, arrives within the rugged Washington Territory stunned to discover herself with out a husband—that is till Garrett, a widower, bargains to take the placement. Can the demanding situations that face them bring about love?
The Prickly Pear Bride by Pam Hillman - Little Prickly Pear Creek, Montana Territory, 1884
Shepherdess Evelyn Arnold left her meant on the altar so he may marry the lady he fairly enjoyed. Dubbed omit Prickly Pear, Evelyn is resigned to a loveless existence and the ridicule of her buddies. whilst Cole Rawlins sweeps her out of a raging river, she realizes even a prickly pear can locate love.
The Widow of St. Charles Avenue via Grace Hitchcock - New Orleans, 1895
Colette Olivier, a tender widow who married out of legal responsibility, unearths herself on the finish of her mourning interval and besieged with suitors out for her inheritance. along with her choose of any guy, she is attracted to an not likely choice.
Married by means of Mistake by way of Laura V. Hilton - Mackinac Island, 1902
while a plan to pose for advertisements is going awry, Thomas Hale and Bessie O’Hara locate themselves legally married. Now Bessie and Thomas needs to come to a decision no matter if to proceed the charade or stroll away. both selection may well break them if the reality will get out.
Fanned Embers by means of Angela Breidenbach - Bitterroot Mountains, Montana/Idaho border, 1910
Stranded within the treacherous railroad camp after her husband’s homicide, Juliana Hayes has no wish to marry a ruffian like Lukas Filips. Can she free up prejudice to like back? Or will they even continue to exist the fiery Pacific Northwest catastrophe to discover out?
From a Distance by way of Amber Stockton - Breckenridge, Colorado, 1925
monetary supervisor Trevor Fox units out to discover a girl to like him and never his funds, then meets and falls for a standard woman basically to find she’d deceived him to guard her center after he unknowingly rejects her.
What the guts Sees through Liz Tolsma - Hartford, Wisconsin, 1944
American Miriam Bradford is stunned to work out Paul Albrecht, her summer time fling from Germany in 1939, escorted into church as a POW. Can they re-ignite their romance amid the overpowering objections of just about every person in town–including her father?
By Allison Pittman
In the darkish of evening, Katharina von Bora says the bravest goodbye a six-year-old can muster and walks away because the heavy convent gate closes at the back of her.
Though the chilly partitions provide no convenience, Katharina quickly unearths herself calling the convent her domestic. God, her father. This, her existence. She takes her vows—a selection more effective than pious—but in time, a seed of discontent is planted by way of the smuggled writings of a rebellious excommunicated priest named Martin Luther. Their message? That Katharina is topic to God, and nobody else. might the Lord really hope extra for her than this lifetime of servitude?
In her first real step of religion, Katharina leaves the single existence she has ever recognized. however the freedom she has craved comes with a cost, and he or she unearths she has traded one lifetime of isolation for one more. with out the protection of the convent partitions or a relations of her personal, Katharina needs to belief in either the God who stored her and the guy who paved a fashion for rescue. Luther’s neighbors are speedy to supply guard, yet Katharina longs for all Luther has promised: a house, a husband, even perhaps the opportunity to fall in love.
By LaJoyce Martin
By Kristy Cambron
Broken-down partitions and crumbled stones appeared to own a mystery language all their very own. What tales might they inform, if she eventually listened?
Ellie Carver arrives at her grandmother’s bedside anticipating to discover her silently slipping away. as an alternative, the cherished previous lady starts off talking. Of a mystery previous and chateau ruins forgotten via time. Of a hidden chapel that served as a rendezvous for the French resistance in international struggle II. Of misplaced love and deep regret . . .
Each piece that unlocks the tale turns out to release a part of Ellie too—where she got here from and who she is turning into. yet her grandmother is readily disappearing into the shadows of Alzheimer’s and Ellie needs to act speedy if she desires to discover the reality of her family’s background. Drawn via the secret surrounding The drowsing Beauty—a forgotten fortress so named for Charles Perrault’s liked fairy tale—Ellie embarks on a trip to France’s Loire Valley in hopes that she will unearth its secrets and techniques prior to time silences them forever.
Bridging the prior to offer in 3 time-periods—the French Revolution, international struggle II, and current day—The misplaced Castle is a narrative of loves received and misplaced, of battles waged within the hearts of guys, and an enchanted fort that stood witness to all of it, inspiring a legacy of religion throughout the generations.
By Konrad Anton Aniol
The matters raised during this old novel are as proper at the present time as they have been thousand years ago.
In the 1st century A.D., major occasions in Germania had a profound influence at the evolution of eu historical past. the radical East of the Rhine follows a guy of doubtful parentage born into the Cherusci tribe.
The exciting tale follows his lifestyles from early life to outdated age, as he's either an actor and a sufferer in those turbulent instances. the fellow struggles with the actual and mental effects of the occasions utilizing the social and spiritual instruments on hand to him.
Questions of justice and life’s which means come up that call for solutions. The wasteland trip to winning answer of those matters is ultimately published to him.
About the writer:
Konrad Anton Aniol and his spouse, Katherine, have 4 sons. He grew up in Chicago and earned a BS in physics from the college of Illinois, Chicago Circle Campus. He moved to Hamilton, Ontario, the place he accomplished an MS thesis in nuclear physics at McMaster collage. He then bought a PhD in nuclear physics from Australian nationwide college in Canberra, Australia. After serving in put up doctoral and examine scientist positions on the collage of Washington in Seattle and the college of British Columbia in Vancouver, he has been a physics professor at California nation college, la due to the fact 1984.
Publisher’s site: http://sbpra.com/KonradAntonAniol
By Sylvia Bambola
From the alternate Paperback edition.
By Cindy Sproles
Lochiel Ogle used to be born with a red-wine birthmark--and it placed her lifestyles in jeopardy from the instant she entered the realm. Mountain parents known as it "the mark of the devil," and for all of the evil that has plagued her nineteen-year lifestyles, Lochiel is able to think that's actual. And the evil absolutely took regulate of the brain of the boy who stole her as an child, bringing her domestic for his mom to raise.
Abused and deserted by way of the one humans she is familiar with as relations, Lochiel is rescued through a peddler and given the 1st glimpse of affection she has ever recognized. the reality of her earlier is progressively printed as is the truth that she remains to be hunted by way of a brother pushed to determine her useless. uncertain if there is somebody she will actually belief, Lochiel is confronted with a chain of decisions: Will she proceed to run for break out or will she face her previous and settle for the heartbreaking secrets and techniques it unearths? so as to really unfastened her?
Set within the wild and lovely Appalachian Mountains of nineteenth-century East Tennessee, Liar's Winter is an unflinching but inspirational exploration of prejudice and choice.