The Precious One

Author: Marisa de los Santos
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062323806
Size: 60.25 MB
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Told in alternating voices—Taisy’s strong, unsparing observations and Willow’s naive, heartbreakingly earnest yearnings—The Precious One is an unforgettable novel of family secrets, lost love, and dangerous obsession, a captivating ...

The Precious Dreadful

Author: Steven Parlato
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1507202784
Size: 57.26 MB
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Combining romance and humor with elements of the paranormal, this is a profound novel about one teenage girl’s decision to redefine her life in the wake of supernatural events.

The Nearness Of You

Author: Amanda Eyre Ward
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 1101887168
Size: 18.22 MB
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You will love these characters and this book.”—Marisa de los Santos, New York Times bestselling author of The Precious One “Deftly paced and enthralling, Amanda Eyre Ward’s The Nearness of You takes on the complexity of what it ...

The Pharaoh And The Priest An Historical Novel Of Ancient Egypt

Author: Boleslaw Prus
Publisher: Library of Alexandria
ISBN: 1613104588
Size: 44.66 MB
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It was mastered by a wild delight; men rushed to the bank of the river, on which
many lights were burning and where a great hymn was rising from the assembled
people, "Be greeted, Nile, sacred river, which appearest on this country! Thou
comest in peace, to give life to Egypt. O hidden deity who scatterest darkness,
who moistenest the fields, to bring food to dumb animals, O Thou the precious
one, descending from heaven to give drink to the earth, O friend of bread, Thou
who ...

The Map Of Love

Author: Ahdaf Soueif
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 9780385720113
Size: 70.11 MB
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A Novel Ahdaf Soueif. her loom, old Baroudi Bey beside her, his eyes on his
rosary, the baby in the basket, the sounds from the house drifting into the
courtyard. She sees Sharif Basha coming through the doorway, pausing to take
in the scene and to feel his heart flood once again with love. ... Mabrouka holds
one end and the two women roll the length of cloth carefully between them. ...
Mabrouka weeps and wraps and mutters, 'The precious one goes and the
precious one comes.

World Of Women A Novel Of Adventure And Discovery

Author: Bob McClure V
ISBN: 1430311290
Size: 54.43 MB
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At home, femine mothers slept in the same room with their daughter until she was
grown and bore a child of her own. Watchfulness over the youngest generation
was complete and continuous in almost all femine families. A mother had no duty
other than caring for and raising the next generation of her genetic pattern, but
grandma often baby-sat or helped raising the precious one in many ways. Young
mothers were encouraged to study and prepare for a career, in addition to
devoting ...