Casse-tête au club des veufs noirs (Veufs noirs, Book 3)

By Isaac Asimov

6 hommes se réunissent une fois par mois, dans le même eating place. A travel de rôle ils invitent une personne qui a une énigme policière à leur proposer, sachant que cette tierce personne n'a pas l. a. answer. Il s'agit le plus souvent d'un problème qu'il a european dans leur vie.
Tout au lengthy du repas, les 6 veufs noirs discutent, établissent des hypothèses, pointent les faiblesses de ces dernières, échafaudent des théories.
Durant tout ce temps, Henri, le maître d'hotel, les sert, débarasse, suggest les liqueurs, mais surtout, écoute, en silence et en toute discrétion.
A los angeles fin, vous avez deviné qui trouve los angeles answer. Elle est logique, argumentée, implacable.
Pas de grandes aventures, pas de robots, pas de house opéra, mais un Asimov tout en finesse à découvrir ou re-découvrir.

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By Isaac Asimov

6 hommes se réunissent une fois par mois, dans le même eating place. A travel de rôle ils invitent une personne qui a une énigme policière à leur proposer, sachant que cette tierce personne n'a pas l. a. answer. Il s'agit le plus souvent d'un problème qu'il a european dans leur vie.
Tout au lengthy du repas, les 6 veufs noirs discutent, établissent des hypothèses, pointent les faiblesses de ces dernières, échafaudent des théories.
Durant tout ce temps, Henri, le maître d'hotel, les sert, débarasse, suggest les liqueurs, mais surtout, écoute, en silence et en toute discrétion.
A los angeles fin, vous avez deviné qui trouve los angeles answer. Elle est logique, argumentée, implacable.
Pas de grandes aventures, pas de robots, pas de house opéra, mais un Asimov tout en finesse à découvrir ou re-découvrir.

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The Fair Fight: A Novel

By Anna Freeman

NAMED A top ebook OF THE 12 months by means of BOOKPAGE AND LIBRARY JOURNAL

The purple Petal and the White meets struggle Club: A page-turning novel set on the earth of lady pugilists and their buyers in overdue eighteenth-century England.

relocating from a grimy brothel to a superb manor residence, from the realm of highway combatants to the realm of champions, The reasonable struggle is a vibrant, propulsive historic novel saying the coming of a dynamic new talent.

Born in a brothel, Ruth doesn’t count on a lot for herself past abuse. whereas her sister’s attractiveness provides a definite measure of convenience, Ruth’s harsh seems set her on a direction of drudgery. that's until eventually she meets pugilist consumer George Dryer and discovers her precise calling—fighting naked knuckles within the prize jewelry of Bristol.

Manor-born Charlotte has a unique go to endure. Scarred by means of smallpox, stifled through her social and romantic thoughts, and trapped in twisted strength video games along with her wastrel brother, she is determined for an escape.

After a disastrous, life-changing struggle sidelines Ruth, the 2 girls meet, and it alters the views of either one of them. while Charlotte provides Ruth with a unprecedented proposition, Ruth pushes dainty Charlotte to go into the hoop herself and research the facility of her personal strength.

A gripping, page-turning tale approximately humans suffering to go beyond the situations into which they have been born and combating for his or her personal locations in society, The reasonable struggle is a raucous, intoxicating story of braveness, reinvention, and battling one’s strategy to the top.

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By Anna Freeman

NAMED A top ebook OF THE 12 months by means of BOOKPAGE AND LIBRARY JOURNAL

The purple Petal and the White meets struggle Club: A page-turning novel set on the earth of lady pugilists and their buyers in overdue eighteenth-century England.

relocating from a grimy brothel to a superb manor residence, from the realm of highway combatants to the realm of champions, The reasonable struggle is a vibrant, propulsive historic novel saying the coming of a dynamic new talent.

Born in a brothel, Ruth doesn’t count on a lot for herself past abuse. whereas her sister’s attractiveness provides a definite measure of convenience, Ruth’s harsh seems set her on a direction of drudgery. that's until eventually she meets pugilist consumer George Dryer and discovers her precise calling—fighting naked knuckles within the prize jewelry of Bristol.

Manor-born Charlotte has a unique go to endure. Scarred by means of smallpox, stifled through her social and romantic thoughts, and trapped in twisted strength video games along with her wastrel brother, she is determined for an escape.

After a disastrous, life-changing struggle sidelines Ruth, the 2 girls meet, and it alters the views of either one of them. while Charlotte provides Ruth with a unprecedented proposition, Ruth pushes dainty Charlotte to go into the hoop herself and research the facility of her personal strength.

A gripping, page-turning tale approximately humans suffering to go beyond the situations into which they have been born and combating for his or her personal locations in society, The reasonable struggle is a raucous, intoxicating story of braveness, reinvention, and battling one’s strategy to the top.

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Oatcakes and Courage

By Joyce Grant-Smith

Whilst Anne provide needs to choose from a lifetime of obedience by the hands of a merciless yet prosperous husband, or the liberty promised within the new global, she enlists assistance from her early life buddy Ian, to depart Scotland ceaselessly for a lifestyles in Nova Scotia. As Anne adjusts to lifestyles aboard the Hector, she starts to gain that lifestyles at sea will be greater than she bargained for: smallpox, storms and close to famine that threaten to rip the send aside. Anne needs to depend upon her braveness and the neighborhood of settlers, on their trip to the recent global and their redemption.

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By Joyce Grant-Smith

Whilst Anne provide needs to choose from a lifetime of obedience by the hands of a merciless yet prosperous husband, or the liberty promised within the new global, she enlists assistance from her early life buddy Ian, to depart Scotland ceaselessly for a lifestyles in Nova Scotia. As Anne adjusts to lifestyles aboard the Hector, she starts to gain that lifestyles at sea will be greater than she bargained for: smallpox, storms and close to famine that threaten to rip the send aside. Anne needs to depend upon her braveness and the neighborhood of settlers, on their trip to the recent global and their redemption.

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A Deadly Affair at Bobtail Ridge: A Samuel Craddock Mystery (Samuel Craddock Mysteries)

By Terry Shames

During their constructing friendship, Samuel Craddock has realized to simply accept that his neighbor Jenny Sandstone’s own existence is exactly mystery. but if her demise mom tells Craddock that Jenny is at risk, he's faced with a quandary. He desires to appreciate Jenny's privateness, yet he's haunted through the urgency within the demise woman's voice.

while Jenny is the sufferer of a suspicious vehicle twist of fate, Craddock has no selection yet to get entangled. He calls for that she inform him what he must understand to guard her and to resolve the mysteries surrounding the unusual occasions that all started occurring once Jenny’s mom handed away.

pressured to confront the previous, Jenny plunges right into a downward spiral of rage and melancholy. She is consuming seriously and turns out bent on self-destruction. Craddock needs to tread calmly as he attempts to determine who's at the back of the threats to her. yet purely by means of attending to the ground of the secrets and techniques buried in Jenny’s prior can he wish to save lots of her either from herself and from whoever is out to hurt her.

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By Terry Shames

During their constructing friendship, Samuel Craddock has realized to simply accept that his neighbor Jenny Sandstone’s own existence is exactly mystery. but if her demise mom tells Craddock that Jenny is at risk, he's faced with a quandary. He desires to appreciate Jenny's privateness, yet he's haunted through the urgency within the demise woman's voice.

while Jenny is the sufferer of a suspicious vehicle twist of fate, Craddock has no selection yet to get entangled. He calls for that she inform him what he must understand to guard her and to resolve the mysteries surrounding the unusual occasions that all started occurring once Jenny’s mom handed away.

pressured to confront the previous, Jenny plunges right into a downward spiral of rage and melancholy. She is consuming seriously and turns out bent on self-destruction. Craddock needs to tread calmly as he attempts to determine who's at the back of the threats to her. yet purely by means of attending to the ground of the secrets and techniques buried in Jenny’s prior can he wish to save lots of her either from herself and from whoever is out to hurt her.

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The Big Bamboo (Serge Storms)

By Tim Dorsey

His marriage plans fizzled, so Floridaphile serial killer Serge A. Storms is on a brand new venture: to persuade the West Coast motion picture bigwigs to do their enterprise in his liked Sunshine nation. So it is off to Tinseltown together with his substance-sustained sidekick, Coleman—to schmooze with craven cokehead manufacturers and vacationing Yakuza, who're wrestling to salvage the main disastrous big-budget stinkeroo within the historical past of celluloid . . . and to greatly lessen the rampaging inhabitants of actual Hollywood slimeballs.

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By Tim Dorsey

His marriage plans fizzled, so Floridaphile serial killer Serge A. Storms is on a brand new venture: to persuade the West Coast motion picture bigwigs to do their enterprise in his liked Sunshine nation. So it is off to Tinseltown together with his substance-sustained sidekick, Coleman—to schmooze with craven cokehead manufacturers and vacationing Yakuza, who're wrestling to salvage the main disastrous big-budget stinkeroo within the historical past of celluloid . . . and to greatly lessen the rampaging inhabitants of actual Hollywood slimeballs.

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March Upcountry (March Upcountry (Paperback))

By David Weber, John Ringo

Prince Roger MacClintock is a spoiled younger princeling hardly ever well worth the area he's taking up. Now he needs to turn into a guy, or the complete galaxy will undergo arrested youth.

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By David Weber, John Ringo

Prince Roger MacClintock is a spoiled younger princeling hardly ever well worth the area he's taking up. Now he needs to turn into a guy, or the complete galaxy will undergo arrested youth.

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