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When a lone human ship blunders into their system, and threatens to lead the wolves to Michaelmas, de Ruyter embarks on a desperate, near-suicide mission to prevent catastrophe. But an encounter with a refugee from the ship—the enigmatic woman who calls herself only Glass—le to de Ruyter's world being turned upside down.
When Adventuress Florence Astor is accused of murder, Peregrine jumps at the chance to help on the case. Detective James Steed, initially dismissive, quickly finds Peregrine's flair for investigating and hetrong nature leave him little choice. A second shocking death occurs and Detective Steed's boss, Inspector Sparrow, demands the case be brought to a close with suspicious speed.
With Sparrow issuing threats, time is running out for Peregrine. It seems she's set herself an impossible task, but then, as Detective Steed says, 'never underestimate a woman named Fisher'. Lakshmi, now married to Dr. Jay Kumar, directs the Healing Garden in Shimla. Malik has finished his private school education, and leaves to apprentice at the Facilities Office of the Jaipur Royal Palace. He finds that not much has changed as he navigates the Pink City of his childhood.
Power and money still move seamlessly among the wealthy class, and favors flow from Jaipur's Royal Palace, but only if certain secrets remain buried. Alice, a novelist, meets Felix, who works in a distribution warehouse, and asks him if he'd like to travel to Rome with her. In Dublin, her best friend Eileen is getting over a break-up, and slips back into flirting with Simon, a man she has known since childhood. Alice, Felix, Eileen and Simon are still young - but life is catching up with them. They desire each other, they delude each other, they get together, they break apart. They have sex, they worry about sex, they worry about their friendships and the world they live in.
Are they standing in the last lighted room before the darkness, bearing witness to something? Will they find a way to believe in a beautiful world? Michaela's love for her husband, however fierce and selfless, has not been enough to save him and his death is beyond her comprehension.
A love that refuses to be surrendered at death - is this the blessing of a unique married love, or a curse that must be exorcized? Boy meets boy. Boys become friends.
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As summer turns to autumn and a new school year begins, Charlie and Nick are about to learn a lot about what love means. Heartstopper is about love, friendship, loyalty and mental illness. What could induce a young pilot to walk out onto the wing of his burning aircraft at 13, feet? Why would a plucky young woman descend into the bowels of a sinking ship knowing that she would almost certainly die there? Why did a family remain on their farm, tending crops while suffering four long years of deadly artillery shelling?
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Busy mum of twins Liv is looking forward to a week at the Beach Hut in Devon, even if she feels that something's not right between her and Matt. She's sure he's just too busy at work to them on their summer holiday, not that he wants time alone Baz loves having his family to stay by the sea, but when an unexpected guest arrives, he finds himself torn between the past and the future Still reeling from a break-up, all Sofia wants is a quiet summer - until she meets Baz and her plans are turned upside down.
She knows she's rushing into things, but could this week at the Beach Hut be the start of something new? And back home, Matt might be missing Liv and the children, but when an old friend appears he finds himself distracted What does she know about his family's past that she's not letting on?
Mannarino shows how you can have a profound impact on our environment, climate, and health by making some simple changes to your lifestyle. She shares tips for being less wasteful whether at home or traveling. Making eco-friendly choices, such as purchasing clothes with more sustainable fabrics or adopting a "Meatless Monday" regimen can help decrease your carbon footprint.
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She's going back to what she does best: teaching and training. Preparing to invade Earth is a much better use of her time. But when SpaceTech tries to attack her again, it sets off a chain of events no one can stop. After weeks of refusing Lorne's request for a meeting, the Aunare's allies invite them to a neutral system, but nothing can stop this war now. Amihanna's done pretending to be a politician and can only be wohj she is. A fighter. A leader. A warrior.
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They had been unhappy for so long, should she have known that it would end like this? A lawyer by profession, she also saw the holes in the justice system for addressing and combating emotional abuse and coercive control. Amani also had to reckon with the weight of familial and cultural context. Her parents were brought together in an arranged marriage, her mother thirteen years her father's junior. Her grandmother was brutally killed in the war in Lebanon, adding complex layers of intergenerational trauma.
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