An Underachiever's Diary: A Novel by Benjamin Anastas

By Benjamin Anastas

Meet William, a religious underachiever. He enters existence because the firstborn of exact dual boys. it's the final time he'll beat his overachieving brother Clive, or an individual else for that topic, at something.

This is William's manifesto for the underachiever. it's the chronicle of a life of failure--part diary and half instruction manual for self-defeat. without delay corrosively humorous and strangely gentle, An Underachiever's Diary is a vintage story of perverse perseverance.

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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A Division of the Spoils (The Raj Quartet, Book 4) by Paul Scott

By Paul Scott

E-book 4 OF THE RAJ QUARTET The British Raj in India is in its ultimate days. however the fall of the Empire is either the tip of 1 period and the start of one other. For the Hindus and Muslims, the political fact indications inevitable post-war recriminations and destiny territorial wrangles. For man Perron, box Sergeant and historian, those final days are a time to mirror at the legacy the British has left in the back of in India. And for the British households nonetheless living in India, judgements approximately their destiny needs to be made and ultimate goodbyes needs to be stated, all opposed to the backdrop of 1 of the main turbulent classes of social swap the realm has ever visible.

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Glass Soup by Jonathan Carroll

By Jonathan Carroll

For connoisseurs of creative fiction, the novels of Jonathan Carroll are a different deal with that occupy an area all their very own. His surreal fictions, which deftly combine the standard with the intense, have received him a faithful following. Now, in Glass Soup, Carroll maintains to astound . . . .

The realm of the lifeless is outfitted from the dreams—and nightmares—of the dwelling. Octopuses force buses. God is a polar endure. And a crowded street actually results in hell.

Once ahead of, Vincent Ettrich and his lover, Isabelle Neukor, crossed over from lifestyles to demise and again back. Now Isabelle bears a truly certain baby, who may perhaps sometime repair the ever-changing mosaic that's truth. except the brokers of Chaos can trap her again to the land of the dead—and seize her there forever.
Glass Soup is one other beautiful and singular production from the writer January journal defined as "incapable of writing a foul publication less an boring one."At the publisher's request, this name is being offered with no electronic Rights administration software program (DRM) utilized.

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Caminando entre tumbas by Lawrence Block

By Lawrence Block

Nueva York. Las Torres Gemelas todavía dominan el cielo de big apple. A los policías y a los camellos se los localiza a través de buscas. El crack se empieza a ver por las calles, pero l. a. heroína y el polvo de ángel son todavía las drogas estrella. Matt Scudder, expolicía y exalcohólico, se enfrenta a uno de los casos m ás sangrientos de su carrera. Unos maníacos sexuales se dedican a raptar, violar y asesinar brutalmente a mujeres. Entre reunión y reunión de Alcohólicos Anónimos, Scudder deberá utilizar su instinto, su inteligencia y sus contactos para acabar con este horror. Con métodos dentro o fuera de l. a. ley.

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