Weihnachtsstern - Zauberhafte Geschichten und Gedichte by Hans-Peter Schneider

By Hans-Peter Schneider

Hans-Peter Schneider entdeckt die unterschiedlichen Facetten des Weihnachtsfestes neu und bringt sie in besinnlichen, heiteren und nachdenklichen Geschichten und Gedichten zum Ausdruck. Er erzählt von der kleinen Marie, die davon überzeugt ist, dass ihr Opa nur mit Sauerkraut und Bratwurst ein schönes Weihnachten haben kann - selbst wenn er schon im Himmel ist. Von einem Vater, der die Weihnachtsgans beim Metzger vergessen hat und es trotzdem schafft, seiner Familie ein ganz besonderes Fest zu bereiten. Dass nicht jeder in Wohlstand lebt, zeigt der Autor in der Geschichte des kleinen Seppi, der stehlen muss, um seinem Vater ein Geschenk machen zu können. Lustig, berührend und einstimmend - dieses Buch bringt uns den Wert von Weihnachten nahe.

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Attempting Flight: Stories by Raven Wolfe by Raven Wolfe

By Raven Wolfe

In She used to be Killed via Cabbages, a difficult younger girl residing within the Salinas Valley unearths love with a horse whisperer. a girl bargains with the profound lack of her eyesight and her problem to profit what and who to belief within the tale unintended readability. a lady flying to her father’s funeral, opens trying Flight, that is the tale of a tender teen, simply starting to discover relations secrets and techniques and her a bit questionable plan to flee her lifestyles. Porter, whereas taking an early morning stroll, discovers a unadorned lady doing yoga in her yard. Annabel Embraces the Day tells the tale of his look for reference to her. the top of the adventure recounts the author’s event in a single of the baths in Istanbul, Turkey.

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150 petites histoires de la vie d'un ramoneur lyonnais by Raymond Pierre Communod

By Raymond Pierre Communod

J’aimerais vous faire partager des moments de ma vie professionnelle.

C’est lui !! Il m’a pris mes bijoux.

Un curé si bon.

Une montagne d’argent.

Le monstre rose.

Voici les titres de certaines des petites histoires de ma vie de ramoneur chauffagiste.

Ce métier m’a permis de rencontrer des personnes formidables et d’autres... plus dédaigneuses. Certaines m’ont tendu l. a. major, d’autres ont essayé de mettre des stumbling blocks sur l. a. voie que je m’étais tracée, mais les contacts que j’ai eus avec eux m’ont enrichi. J’ai ri, j’ai été parfois en colère, j’ai aussi pleuré à reason de certaines réflexions qui humilient, tandis que d’autres, plus bienveillantes, m’ont donné le braveness de continuer dans mon entreprise. Mais restons positifs, de l’essentiel de cette vie de ramoneur chauffagiste, je ne regrette rien.

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The Edge of the Firelight by Gordon Bain,Rick Nass

By Gordon Bain,Rick Nass

A compilation of 11 unique campfire tales for ten- to fifteen-year-olds. teenagers gets a thrill out of hearing those tales of ghosts, devils and creatures of the evening. lots of the tales are in scouting settings and have Boy Scouts, yet may simply be tailored to an viewers of non-scouts for re-telling.
The stories:
The Ghost of Wildcat Mountain – Farming at the fringe of the desolate tract comes with specified perils.
The coloration – boys choose to tackle no matter what is in the back of the curse that turns out to depart every one iteration of the Hendrickson relations with just one heir.
Stargazing lower than an entire Moon – a narrative if you like their hamburger rare.
The Curse of the Indian Mound – unusual issues ensue within the evening whilst a troop camps at a newly constructed camp property.
The Creature within the Ravine – Legend tells of a creature that lives within the ravine at Camp Indian Trails. the recent scout patrol is going on a monster hunt within the snow.
The Fog at the Lake – a stranger makes a boy a proposal that turns out too strong to be precise whilst his troop camps at Devil’s Lake country Park.
The Church Basement – no longer each soul within the graveyard is resting in peace.
The Demon Troop – boys camp with a special scout troop once they can’t decide on their very own team. There seems to be extra to the Demon Patrol of Troop 966 than meets the eye.
The Ghost of Eckelberry university – At a scout camp the place the constructions are all outdated one-room schoolhouses, one institution stands except the others, unused. while boys see a mild in Eckelberry institution overdue at evening, they choose to investigate.
The lacking Bugler – local American rituals lead a scout right into a new world.
How Gordie got here to citadel Rock – A tent has been destroyed, a boy is lacking, and the single one that turns out to grasp what’s happening is a tender Ojibwe who's educating Indian Lore on the camp. What went on ahead of the present ranger got here to Camp fort Rock?

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The Hermit and the Wild Woman: And Other Stories (Inwood by Edith Wharton

By Edith Wharton

Seven brief tales from probably the most celebrated authors of the early 20th century were up to date with an eye fixed towards clarity for contemporary readers. The bones of the tales are only as she advised them with out alterations to plan or settings. better of all of the booklet comprises the unique unedited models in appendices.

The Hermit and the Wild girl: One escapes from conflict, the opposite from a convent, simply to discover themselves jointly of their solitude.

The final Asset: A social-climbing mom is keen to exploit her daughter’s marriage ceremony to her personal benefit.

In belief: The dream of an paintings academy is shared by means of acquaintances who fight to achieve it.

The Pretext:An older married lady considers what to do whilst a more youthful guy falls in love with her.

The Verdict: a guy reveals out why a profitable painter without notice stops painting.

The Pot Boiler: A negative painter comes to a decision among inventive rules and money.

The top guy: A governor faces a scandal.

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Procyon by Vincent H. Elfrey

By Vincent H. Elfrey

Michael is a dreamer attaining for the celebs. Procyon, a German Shepherd, is Michael's ally. dwelling so fortunately on his parent's farm Michael was once really unprepared for the celebs to arrive again. every thing in his placid existence used to be approximately to alter without end. Even Michael could not have dreamed that he will be locked right into a lifestyles and demise fight with forces past his achieve, but as shut as his puppy, Procyon. Michael and his spouse unwittingly got down to get to the bottom of the secrets and techniques hidden inside thier personal DNA which may disclose a plot so sinister that even the opposing forces will be stunned. Procyon is a narrative of survival, religion, and love.

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Ten Tales to Make Your Head Explode by Craig Emanuel Rondinone

By Craig Emanuel Rondinone

"Think. imagine as not easy as you could. imagine so challenging you could think the veins swelling on your neck. imagine so tough your cheeks flip crimson. imagine so tough your head begins to tremble. imagine so tough your temples start to burn. imagine so difficult you're feeling lightheaded. imagine so challenging you could not listen whatever round you. Now imagine like this until eventually your head explodes. inside of are ten tales that run the fictitious gamut, ranging dangerously among comedy and tragedy, technological know-how fiction and heavy drama, romance and motion, horror and humor, truth and myth. yet even if each one story is especially various in its personal correct, a standard thread connects all of them. They make you're thinking that. From Rick Winston and Shelby Winslow and their battles opposed to vampires to Bobby Sutton and his conflict to stick alive, the tales and characters will make you think—and imagine challenging. might be adequate to make your head explode."

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Northern Comfort: The Musings of Jacqueline Pine Savage by Jodi Schwen

By Jodi Schwen

utilizing the pen identify of “Jacquelilne Pine Savage” has allowed Jodi Schwen to guard the blameless whereas writing approximately lifestyles up north. a few name it “outstate” or “boondocks”—Jacqueline Pine Savage calls it domestic. both means, dwelling in a rural neighborhood capacity discovering the humor in north woods dwelling. In Northern convenience: The Musings of Jacqueline Pine Saveage, benefit from the numerous vacations of searching and fishing seasons, kinfolk bonding while the canine get “skunked,” and the way to with courtesy refuse the home journey whilst site visitors come a-calling.

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Des mots...Que des maux... (FICTION) (French Edition) by Christelle Sailly

By Christelle Sailly

Ils aiment trop pour ne pas se détruire. Ils sont différents. Elle abandonne tout pour partir. Ils tuent, haïssent, aiment et se détruisent. Ils frappent parfois ou se tuent. Ils vivent tout simplement. 21 nouvelles pour rentrer dans quelques vies qui auraient pu être les nôtres et qui le sont souvent, d’une certaine façon. 21 combats, parce qu’on lutte tous contre quelque selected et l. a. seule différence réside souvent dans los angeles fin. C’est l’histoire de quelques vies qui s’éparpillent pour mieux se retrouver. C’est aussi et surtout une grande histoire de sentiments où tout se regroupe pour pouvoir mieux se différencier ailleurs.

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Aerosmith es una mierda y otros cuentos sin música (Spanish by Eduardo de la Puente

By Eduardo de la Puente

Este es el tercer libro de cuentos de Eduardo de los angeles Puente. Como
conductor de radio, televisión e integrante de l. a. banda «Tristemente
célebres», l. a. música, el humor y el periodismo son parte de sus relatos.

En «Aerosmith es una mierda», cuento que da título al libro, los miembro
de una banda protagonizan una discusión bizantina sobre música; en «La
cucha de los angeles colina embrujada» un periodista se ocupa de casos ocultos y
paranormales, mientras que «Una historia durísima» cuenta las
desventuras de un polista que sufre un accidente por el acoso de mujeres
en celo; en «La verdadera historia...» otro periodista es sometido a las
peores torturas en un spa sadomasoquista.

«Eduardo de l. a. Puente no nos da tregua. Sus historias son siempre
irreverentes porque su imaginación no conoce de límites ni tabúes. Sus
personajes sufren, padecen y son sometidos por su propio creador a
situaciones desopilantes de las cuales casi nunca salen airosos, pero
sus cuentos triunfan».

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