The Wedding Shroud – A Tale of Ancient Rome : Elisabeth Storrs

The Wedding Shroud – A Tale of Ancient Rome : Elisabeth Storrs

The Wedding Shroud – A Tale of Ancient Rome ‘a sensitivity to the realities of life in a very different time and world’ Ursula Le Guin In 406 BC, to seal a tenuous truce, the young Roman Caecilia is wedded to Vel Mastarna, an Etruscan nobleman from the city of Veii. The fledgling Republic lies only twelve miles across the Tiber from its neighbour, but the cities are from opposing worlds so different are their customs and beliefs. Leaving behind a righteous society, Caecilia is determined to remain true to Roman virtues while living among the sinful Etruscans. Instead she finds herself tempted by a mystical, hedonistic culture which offers pleasure and independence to women as well as a chance

The Lost Hadith : S. Milsap Thorpe

The Lost Hadith

The Lost Hadith WHY WERE SOME ACCOUNTS OF MUHAMMAD NOT INCLUDED IN THE OFFICIAL RECORD? Baghdad, 2005, Operation Iraqi Freedom. In a race to stay ahead of warring Islamic factions, the CIA tasks national Guardsman Patrick Burns (a professor of religion in civilian life) to find the lost writings about Muhammad. While deciphering the Arabic clues and symbols found on a pendant that belonged to A’isha, Muhammad’s wife, Burns is pained to discover this fool’s errand has taken a turn when the Islamic clerics team up and kidnap his daughter in an effort to extort The Lost Hadith from him. The CIA learns that Burns plans to exchange the Hadith for his daughter, which they cannot allow. Based on actual

Lost Love : Sherrie Sushko

Lost Love

Lost Love For Eric, recently engaged to his soul mate Abby and starting a promising new career, life has never been happier or felt more secure. Between planning his upcoming wedding and building his new business, his future is brighter than ever before. Things begin to change, however, when Eric receives an unexpected communication from Larissa, a love from his past. Seeming to need his help, Eric is torn – should he reach out and help Larissa at the risk of losing Abby? As strange events begin to unfold – mysterious phone calls and the peculiar appearance of daffodils – Eric finds an increasing sense of urgency to help Larissa, a girl with a troubled past, despite the toll that

The Kreuzvogel Experiment : Norman T. Bradford

The Kreuzvogel Experiment

The Kreuzvogel Experiment The Kreuzvogel Experiment is a fictional Sci-fi thriller about main characters, HOWARD ‘Howie’ BRICE, MIRIAM BERKOWITZ, and twins, RONALD and DONALD WHITEHEAD. They were part of a group infants born in April, 1936. They were secretly given an experimental growth serum by Doktor ERNST KREUZVOGEL, alias Doctor DAVID VOGELMANN. In the year 2016 at the age of eighty, they were still healthy and virile. They discovered however, they were being stalked and murdered, and their blood harvested and converted into a serum for the members of, Das Neue Dritte Reich, (The New Third Reich) a neo-Nazi organization. The story is divided into four parts: Part I – 1934 Heidelberg. Doktor KREUZVOGEL, Professor of Experimental Endocrinology arrives at

Horse and Pony Colours : Lesley Lodge

Horse and Pony Colours

Horse and Pony Colours – Which Would You Choose? A good horse is never a bad colour. This is very true. But just imagine. If you had the chance to choose the perfect horse or pony with the colour you’d really, really like, what colour would you choose? There are an amazing fifty colours to choose from! This book – with colour photos – will tell you about all the horse and pony colours and their combinations and give you some examples. Then you can pick your favourite colour for your favourite imaginary horse or pony – and maybe make a second and third choice just for fun! There are Palominos and Cremellos, Piebalds and Skewbalds, Blue roans and Strawberry

Earned Value Management For Project Management : Sham Dayal

Earned Value Management For Project Management

Earned Value Management For Project Management: Using Microsoft Office Project Earned Value Management for Project Management Using Microsoft Office Project is the revision to the author’s earlier title, Earned Value Management Using Microsoft Office Project, which currently sells across the world as a good reference book for earned value management. The earlier title was also adopted by PMI for sale through the PMI bookstore. After successfully running the earlier title in print for over four years the author decided to revise his title and include tons of other aspects of project management into this new title. The original title was focused on schedule and cost management aspects of project management. The author has now revised it with this title and

Stanley Park : Racine Hiet

Stanley Park

Stanley Park STANLEY PARK: “A Powerful Story of Haunted Passions and Irresistible Love!” Forced into a bloody crime by Ace, an isolated girl April buries her past and becomes Lily — until passionate love with Markus drives her to uncover dark secrets and free Ace’s hold on her. “Hiet skillfully introduces and intertwines her characters’ lives and passions in a riveting tale of mystery, murder, deceptions, love discovered, love lost. Chronicling several lives from the 1930s to 1960s, Hiet writes energetically, evocatively. Her descriptions and use of metaphor give subtle insights into the characters (and make another writer envious). Stanley Park becomes the symbol intertwined throughout the characters’ lives. The park represents for them escape, renewal of self-nurturance, life-changing liaisons,

Little Miss Sure Shot : Jeffrey Marshall

Little Miss Sure Shot: Annie Oakley's World

Little Miss Sure Shot: Annie Oakley’s World Little Miss Sure Shot is a fictionalized account of the life of Annie Oakley, drawing heavily on the real timelines and events of her life. However, the book is not a biography – it invents situations, people she meets, and a myriad of conversations. Moreover, while the book is presented chronologically, apart from the prologue, it skips certain periods and attempts to focus on those that are especially vital, such as the early years Annie spent with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show, including the tours through Europe. A special feature of the novel is the framing of Annie’s loving marriage to fellow sharpshooter Frank Butler, whom she married at sixteen and remained married