Ewig böse: Thriller (German Edition) by Christopher Ransom,Peter Friedrich

By Christopher Ransom,Peter Friedrich

Stacey Hastings wurde überfahren. Sie starb. Es struggle Nacht und sie struggle allein. Ihr Ehemann James ertränkt seine Trauer in Alkohol – bis eines Tages eine wunderschöne Fremde mit mysteriöser Vergangenheit in sein Leben tritt. Und mit ihr kehrt Stacey zurück. James hört ihre Stimme am Telefon und hinter den Wänden, er findet ihre Schuhe, noch feucht von Erde und Regen. Und bald entdeckt er: Wenn Träume wahr werden, gibt es oft ein blutiges Erwachen.

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The Stethoscope Cure by Sam Osherson

By Sam Osherson

Already reeling from his tragic mishandling of a sufferer below his care, Dr. Paul Gilverstein—a first 12 months psychiatric resident on the manhattan VA-- unearths out that his younger spouse is pregnant. stuck off-guard, Paul starts to query his marriage, occupation selection, and extremely experience of self. As Paul drifts nearer and in the direction of the sting, the executive of Psychiatry dumps on him one of many Department’s hardest outpatient circumstances: Sgt. Lionel software, an offended vet simply again from Vietnam. within the method, Paul reveals himself pressured to confront a few troubling questions: Can a psychiatrist who hasn't ever been to warfare heal veterans who've? How do you aid an individual who particularly wishes you, should you need assistance yourself?

With huge, immense mental acuity and drawing on his personal own event throughout the Vietnam conflict, Sam Osherson lays naked the deeply own human dating that underlies psychotherapy. This dynamic among sufferer and therapist seems to have wide-ranging repercussions not only within the specialist realm yet in Paul Gilverstein's deepest lifestyles to boot. within the bottom line, THE STETHOSCOPE remedy is a unique approximately how a guy heals himself through hearing his center in courting with others, now not with a clinical tool yet with the instruments of his personal humanity.

"Vivid, relocating, humorous, sexy....BRAVO."

--Justin Frank, MD, writer of Obama at the sofa and Bush at the Couch

“Sam Osherson explores what it ability to crumble and turn into complete with infrequent precision and style. Wrenching, sincere, and shot via with moments of serious humor, The Stethoscope medication deepens and enlarges our realizing of what it capacity to be alive. Osherson's love for his characters is contagious, and the generosity and knowledge of his imaginative and prescient are a present. this can be a appealing, riveting novel. “

Abigail DeWitt, writer, LILI and DOGS

"A touching and edgy portrait of up to date marriage”

--Sophie Powell, writer, The Mushroom Man

“Sam Osherson inspires a truly vibrant and telling portrait of a pivotal second in American historical past whilst the horrors of the Vietnam battle remodeled not just our nationwide, but additionally our own and mental cognizance. The Stethoscope healing is a gripping examine of the character of a tender psychiatrist’s coming of age and his look for that means and relatedness within the context of non-public and nationwide chaos. It offers an actual and compelling illustration of day after day paintings and lifestyles in our psychiatric hospitals, and reminds us that the questions we struggled with out and in of those hospitals throughout the Sixties stay mostly unanswered. “

--Sanford L. Drob, Ph.D. previously Senior Forensic Psychologist and Director of mental overview, Bellevue sanatorium, New York

“I actually could not positioned this novel down and zoomed during the final 60 pages. a robust, relocating and carefully soaking up activity of the turbulent occasions that have been the past due '60's. Osherson vividly captures the Vietnam War's results on infantrymen in addition to on these trying to deal with them. i used to be reminded frequently of the lads I interviewed for my booklet, their pain, their painful stories . A powerful combine approximately occasions we have to keep in mind, being performed out back now with this generation.”

-- Tom Weiner, writer of "Called to Serve: The tales of fellows and ladies tormented by The Vietnam Draft"

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The Final Test by Mr. charles J Evans

By Mr. charles J Evans

while devil and his demons are published from the abyss on the end of the Thousand 12 months Reign of Christ, they'll attempt excellent people. at the moment the earth can be choked with righteous and unrighteous resurrected to lifestyles at the new paradise earth. every person in the world may be confirmed. devil will reach tricking hundreds of thousands into failing. Who passes the finals and who fails will shock you. Which personality will you establish with within the ultimate TEST?

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Covered (Italian Edition) by Rossana Balduzzi Gastini

By Rossana Balduzzi Gastini

Può un evento irrilevante, un incontro di pochi minuti, trasformare l. a. vita di una tranquilla signora della Milano bene in un incubo senza high quality?
Sono trascorsi ormai quattro anni da quando Emma, moglie dell'avvocato Mario Valadier, è misteriosamente scomparsa senza lasciare traccia.La mattina in cui Mario ha accompagnato il figlio minore Edoardo alla partenza consistent with los angeles gita scolastica viene urtato da una donna e poco dopo rinviene nella tasca della giacca un oggetto che appartiene al passato. Chi period quella donna? Emma in character o qualcuno mandato da lei? Qual è il messaggio che c’è dietro questo inspiegabile fatto?
Pensando che l. a. moglie possa essere ancora viva, Mario inizia una febbrile ricerca senza poter contare sull’aiuto dell'investigatore Bertoli che aveva già condotto, senza successo, le indagini al pace della sparizione.
L'unico a supportarlo è il figlio maggiore, Enrico.
Nel frattempo Emma, dopo essere stata costretta consistent with anni a impersonare l. a. ricca vedova Clara Scardi, lacerata l. a. sottile ragnatela di inganni che avvolgeva ogni istante della sua esistenza riesce a sottrarsi all'organizzazione criminale che l'aveva rapita. Tutto ciò grazie all'aiuto di Andrea Pesce, il direttore della banca d'affari della povera Clara.
Emma è costretta a un’esistenza isolata sotto falsa identità. in step with preservare l’incolumità dei suoi familiari deve vivere lontano da loro spostandosi in continuazione.
Ma un giorno, una serie d’inquietanti sorprese sconvolge nuovamente l. a. sua vita Emma.
La ricerca della verità sarà pericolosa e ricca di colpi di scena fino a un epilogo drammatico los angeles cui carica adrenalinica sarà pari al crescendo di emozioni che ha già caratterizzato existence on mortgage.

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The God Dam by JT Price

By JT Price

“You commute over land and sea to win a unmarried convert, and in case you have succeeded, lead them to two times the prisoner of hell as they have been before.”
– Jesus of Nazareth

THE GOD DAM is the tale of 1 such convert: seventeen-year-old Tyler Rose, whose bad adolescence – and later indoctrination into Christian Fundamentalism – drives him to the threshold of Niagara Falls, and a ‘leap of religion’ that he hopes will eventually please his ‘Father in Heaven’.

When he opens his eyes, he's astonished to profit that he's now not but useless, yet really suspended in Limbo, the place he's additional shocked to satisfy his unborn dual, Angelina, who informs him that he nonetheless has time to alter his brain – now not approximately what he has performed, yet what he believes: approximately fathers, God, and most significantly, himself.

With Angelina’s inside of wisdom and information, Tyler ultimately starts to get over his abusive prior, and springs to appreciate how faith – and its so much fanatical believers – exploited and equipped on that abuse. yet this data, enlightening because it will be, isn't really adequate to free up him from his criminal of ideals. earlier than he may be actually loose, and maybe go back to the world of the residing, he'll have to confront – and by some means ruin – the main terrifying construction recognized to humankind, expecting him within the darkness past The God Dam.

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El puente (Línea Maestra) (Spanish Edition) by Iain Banks

By Iain Banks

El hombre que se despierta en el mundo extraordinario del puente sufre amnesia, y su médico parece no querer curarlo. Pero ¿eso importa?
Explorar el puente ocupa l. a. mayor parte de sus días. Pero por l. a. noche están sus sueños. Sueños en los que los hombres desesperados conducen carruajes sellados a través de montañas yermas rumbo a un extraño encuentro; un bárbaro analfabeto asalta una torre encantada mediante una tormenta verbal; y hombres destrozados caminan eternamente sobre puentes sin fin, atormentados por visiones de una sexualidad que los lleva a los angeles perdición.
Yacer en cama inconsciente después de sufrir un accidente no parece muy divertido an easy vista. ¿Y si lo es? Depende de quién seas y de lo que hayas dejado atrás.

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Illegal (German Edition) by Max Annas

By Max Annas

«Großes Kino! Annas guckt literarisch unter die Haut.» taz

Kodjo lebt in Berlin, seit Jahren schon. Doch Spuren hinterlassen hat er nirgends. Seine Adresse wechselt so oft wie seine Gewohnheiten, Kodjos Tagesablauf wird von zwei Dingen bestimmt: überleben. Nicht auffallen. Denn Kodjo ist unlawful im Land.
Der junge Mann aus Ghana kennt sämtliche dunklen Ecken der Großstadt. Weiß genau, wie er der Polizei entgeht. Tut alles, um unsichtbar zu sein – und um unsichtbar zu bleiben.

Dann kommt der Tag, der alles verändert: von einem Abrisshaus aus beobachtet Kodjo einen Mord. Sieht den Täter davonfahren. Kodjo reagiert wie gewohnt: Verstecken, sich in Luft auflösen. Warten, dass der Mörder gefasst wird.
Doch der hat ihn gesehen. Und schickt dem unbequemen Zeugen seine Männer hinterher. Kodjo wird gejagt. Und die Polizei sucht den Mordverdächtigen: einen jungen schwarzen Mann.

Ein Krimi, ein politisches Buch, ein Gesellschaftsroman.

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Principals and Other Schoolyard Bullies by Nick Fonda,Denis Palmer

By Nick Fonda,Denis Palmer

Who hasn't ever encountered a bully? Who hasn't ever told—or been told—a tale of a bully? With an uncanny perception into what bullies are all approximately, Nick Fonda brings sensitivity or even humour to an differently sinister topic.
Everybody understands that bullying isn't restricted to actual violence or intimidation and that bullies don’t unavoidably glance or costume like thugs. throughout the voices of girls and boys, women and men, Nick Fonda recounts occasions and places phrases to emotions and feelings that mark people’s lives. His characters comprise the biased primary who wreaks havoc as he protects his personal pets, depraved adoptive mom and dad, and the local difficult who, along with his mom and dad’ approval, terrorizes anyone smaller than him.

These 11 interesting tales, ably illustrated by means of Denis Palmer, will allure, shock, and stir readers. A thought-provoking pride for educators, mom and dad, and scholars, in truth, anyone who has been faced by means of abuse of energy, be it sophisticated or flagrant.

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Pour l'amour de Blaise (- SDE) (French Edition) by François-Xavier David

By François-Xavier David

« Voilà, je savais bien qu'il “en était” et je n'ai pas helpé qu'il préfère un autre que moi. Mais remark finalement n'aurait-il pas pu préférer un autre, vu qu'il ne me connaissait même pas ? C'est ça que j'aurais dû lui demander en most popular : m'avait-il déjà remarqué ? Je n'ai même pas réfléchi à ça à ce moment-là. J'ai saisi une pierre dans le talus avec mes deux mains et l'ai frappé au crâne à plusieurs reprises, et je l'ai frappé, l'ai frappé et encore frappé puis... » Condamné à une lourde peine d'emprisonnement pour le meurtre d'un jeune homme qui s'est refusé à lui, Pascal, après quatorze années d'enfermement, voit son quotidien s'éclairer lorsque s'amorce entre lui et Clément, qui vit au-dehors, une correspondance. Un échange où ce dernier souffle initialement le chaud et le froid avant de laisser entrevoir des intentions inattendues au prisonnier qui begin à dessiner pour lui un avenir. Mais est-il encore maître de son destin ? Récit qui embrasse les codes du roman épistolaire et du mystery psychologique, « Pour l'amour de Blaise » est de ces œuvres où los angeles manipulation s'exerce avec brio, faisant miroiter seconde likelihood et pardon là où se trament des plans plus terribles. Un livre-piège et un roman par lettres où les liaisons se font inévitablement dangereuses, par un auteur qui dévoile un pan plus cynique de son imaginaire.

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Prizm by D. W. Talbott

By D. W. Talbott

you're cradling a infant. The smell of innocence penetrates your spirit. This baby has no notion of excellent or evil….only your nearness.

Now it's time to kill. Kill the newborn.

permit me to introduce you to Colbalt Drake. he's a local American who, simply because he was once born an albino, lived as an outcast. He was once a sufferer of genetic condition, stricken by a humanity that tortured him by means of turning a blind eye. Hindsight. Nurture or Nature?

The unavoidable occasions and prerequisites of his lifestyles shaped a hall towards evil. Mass assassin.

the alternative is yours. Do you delude your self with storybook endings, or do you bear in mind to the knowledge that Cobalt Drake is a budding Hitler?
Jane Seitz, journal Editor Emeritus

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