Black swan

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The Tennis Party

It was Patricks idea that they should have the tennis party. After all, he has the perfect setting - the White House, bought out of his bonuses as an investment banker. He hasnt actually told Caroline, his brash and beautiful wife, what the real reason for the party is ➤ подробнее about Kinsella S.: The Tennis Party.

The Secret dreanworld of a shopaholic

Becky Brandon (n e Bloomwood) thought motherhood would be a breeze and that having a daughter was a dream come true - a shopping friend for life! But it's trickier than she thought - two-year-old Minnie has a quite different approach to ➤ подробнее about Kinsella S.: The Secret dreanworld of a shopaholic.

Shopaholic Abroad

Роман на английском языке ➤ подробнее about Kinsella S.: Shopaholic Abroad.

Wedding Night

Lottie is tired of long-term boyfriends who don't want to commit to marriage. When her old boyfriend Ben reappears and reminds her of their pact to get married if they were both still single at thirty, she jumps at the chance ➤ подробнее about Kinsella S.: Wedding Night.

Shopaholic to the Stars

Becky Brandon (nee Bloomwood) has stars in her eyes. Will her ambition to make it in Hollywood cost too much ➤ подробнее about Kinsella S.: Shopaholic to the Stars?

The Girl on the Train

Rachel catches the same commuter train every morning. She knows it will wait at the same signal each time, overlooking a row of back gardens. Shes even started to feel like she knows the people who live in one of the houses. Their life - as she sees it - is perfect ➤ подробнее about Hawkins P.: The Girl on the Train.

Brief Candle in the Dark. My Life in Science

In An Appetite for Wonder Richard Dawkins brought us his engaging memoir of the first 35 years of his life from early childhood in Africa to publication of The Selfish Gene in 1976, when he shot to fame as one of the most exciting new scientists of his generation ➤ подробнее about Dawkins R.: Brief Candle in the Dark. My Life in Science.

The Lollipop Shoes

Книга для чтения на английском языке ➤ подробнее about Harris J.: The Lollipop Shoes.

The Book Thief

1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier. Liesel, a nine-year-old girl, is living with a foster family on Himmel Street. Her parents have been taken away to a concentration camp. Liesel steals books ➤ подробнее about Zusak M.: The Book Thief.

The Light Between Oceans

A boat washes up on the shore of a remote lighthouse keeper's island. It holds a dead man - and a crying baby. The only two islanders, Tom and his wife Izzy, are about to make a devastating decision ➤ подробнее about Stedman N.: The Light Between Oceans.

Forrest Gump

Книга на английском языке ➤ подробнее about Groom W.: Forrest Gump.

All We Shall Know

Melody Shee is alone and in trouble. Her husband doesn't take her news too well. She doesn't want to tell her father yet because he’s a good man and this could break him. She’s trying to stay in the moment, but the future is looming – larger by the day – while the past won’t let her go ➤ подробнее about Ryan D.: All We Shall Know.

Peaches for Monsieur Le Cure

It isn't often you receive a letter from the dead. When Vianne Rocher receives a letter from beyond the grave, she has no choice but to follow the wind that blows her back to Lansquenet, the village in south-west France where, eight years ago, she opened up a chocolate shop ➤ подробнее about Harris J.: Peaches for Monsieur Le Cure.

A Cat, a Hat and a Piece of String

Conjured from a wickedly imaginative pen, here is a new collection of short stories that showcases Joanne Harris's exceptional talent as a teller of tales, a spinner of yarns ➤ подробнее about Harris J.: A Cat, a Hat and a Piece of String.

Gentlemen & Players

At St Oswald"s, an old and long-established boys" grammar school in the north of England, a new year has just begun. For the staff and boys of the school, a wind of unwelcome change is blowing ➤ подробнее about Harris J.: Gentlemen & Players.

Before I Go To Sleep

Memories define us. So what if you lost yours every time you went to sleep? Your name, your identity, your past, even the people you love—all forgotten overnight. And the one person you trust may be telling you only half the story ➤ подробнее about Watson S.: Before I Go To Sleep.

Their Finest

It's 1940. In a small advertising agency in Soho, Catrin Cole writes snappy lines for Vida Elastic and So-Bee-Fee gravy browning ➤ подробнее about Evans L.: Their Finest.

The Road to Little Dribbling. More Noter from a Small Island

Twenty years ago, Bill Bryson went on a trip around Britain to celebrate the green and kindly island that had become his adopted country ➤ подробнее about Bryson B.: The Road to Little Dribbling. More Noter from a Small Island.


When an exotic stranger, Vianne Rocher, arrives in the French village of Lansquenet and opens a chocolate boutique directly opposite the church, Father Reynaud identifies her as a serious danger to his flock - especially as it is the beginning of Lent, ➤ подробнее about Harris J.: Chocolat.

The World According to Garp

This is the life and times of T.S.Garp, the bastard son of Jenny Fields - a feminist leader ahead of her times. It is also the life and death of a famous mother and her almost-famous son; theirs is a world of sexual extremes - even of sexual assassinations ➤ подробнее about Irving J.: The World According to Garp.

Sophie Kinsella: Cocktails for Three

Three women, smart and successful, working in the fast and furious world of magazines, meet for cocktails and gossip once a month.
Roxanne: glamorous, self-confident, with a secret lover -- and hoping that one day he will leave his wife and marry her. ➤ подробнее about Sophie Kinsella: Cocktails for Three

Joanne Harris: Chocolat

Sophie Kinsella: Sleeping Arrangements

Chloe needs a holiday. She's sick of making wedding dresses and her partner is having trouble at work. Her wealthy friend Gerard has offered the loan of his luxury villa in Spain - perfect. ➤ подробнее about Sophie Kinsella: Sleeping Arrangements

John Irving: Widow for one year

One night when she was four and sleeping in the bottom bunk of her bunk bed, Ruth Cole awoke to the sound of lovemaking - it was coming from her parents' bedroom. ➤ подробнее about John Irving: Widow for one year'

Widow for One Year

One night when she was four and sleeping in the bottom bunk of her bunk bed, Ruth Cole awoke to the sound of lovemaking - it was coming from her parents' bedroom'. This is the story of Ruth Cole ➤ подробнее about Джон Ирвинг: Widow for One Year.

Walk in the Woods

From the author of "Notes from a Small Island" and "The Lost Continent" comes this humorous report on his walk along the Appalachian Trail. The Trail is the longest continuous footpath in the world, and it snakes through some of the wildest and most spectacular landscapes in America ➤ подробнее about Билл Брайсон: Walk in the Woods.

Undomestic Goddess

Workaholic attorney Samantha Sweeting has just done the unthinkable. She's made a mistake so huge, it'll wreck any chance of a partnership. Going into utter meltdown, she walks out of her London office, gets on a train, and ends up in the middle of nowhere ➤ подробнее about Undomestic Goddess.

The Undomestic Goddess

Samantha is a high-powered lawyer in London. She works all hours, has no home life, and cares only about getting a partnership.She thrives on the pressure and adrenalin. Until one day... she makes a mistake. A mistake so huge, it'll wreck her career ➤ подробнее about Маделин Уикхем: The Undomestic Goddess.

The Solitude of Prime Numbers

A prime number is a solitary thing: it can only be divided by itself, or by one; it never truly fits with another. Alice and Mattia are also alone with their personal tragedies. As a child Alice's overbearing father drove her first to a skiing accident, and then to anorexia ➤ подробнее about Паоло Джордано: The Solitude of Prime Numbers.

The Lost Continent

I come from Des Moines. Somebody had to. And, as soon as Bill Bryson was old enough, he left. Des Moines couldn't hold him, but it did lure him back ➤ подробнее about Билл Брайсон: The Lost Continent.