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ePub Unsavory Elements By Tom Carter

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ePub Unsavory Elements By Tom Carter
Westerners are flocking to China in increasing numbers to chase their dreams even as Chinese emigrants seek their own dreams abroad. Life as an outsider in China has many sides to it - weird, fascinating and appalling, or sometimes all together. We asked foreigners who live or have lived in China for a significant period to tell us a story of their experiences and these 28 contributions resulted. It?s all about living, learning and loving in a land unlike any other in the world.

PDF Your Divorce Advisor By Diana Mercer

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PDF Your Divorce Advisor By Diana Mercer
A lawyer and a psychologist offer a groundbreaking divorce strategy that protects both your finances and your family.From your first thought of divorce through the final paperwork, Your Divorce Advisor takes you step by step toward a divorce that dissolves the marriage but not your dignity, your sense of family, or your financial security. Whether you hire a lawyer or a mediator, or do it yoUrself, this practical, direct, and empowering guide offers you the wise counsel you need for both the legal and the emotional processes of ending your marriage.Your Divorce Advisor shows you how to:-Keep a healthy perspective that leads to a successful legal strategy and recognize when emotions threaten your case-Protect your assets without destroying your familyOffering:-Detailed coverage of all your legal options and guidance through every legal step, including anticipating the emotional repercussions of your decisions-More information on custody than any …

PDF Eddie Rickenbacker By Kathryn Cleven Sisson

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PDF Eddie Rickenbacker By Kathryn Cleven Sisson
America?s World War I flying ace, winner of the Medal of Honor, and racecar driver Eddie Rickenbacker?s first attempt at flight was riding his bicycle off the roof while holding an umbrella. Young Eddie, whose parents were SwisS immigrants, grew up in the Midwest in the early 20th century, worked hard to help support his family, but found time to build a ?pushmobile,? experience a thrilling ride in a ?horseless carriage,? and come face-to-face with a moving train. Young readers will gasp as he rides a runaway mining cart that jumps the tracks and cheer at Eddie?s first auto racing victory. Included are fun facts about Eddie Rickenbacker's life and the America he grew up in

PDF Fury By Robert K. Tanenbaum

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PDF Fury By Robert K. Tanenbaum
Bestselling author Robert K. Tanenbaum astonishes readers with Fury, his most explosive book yet in the staggeringly popular Butch Karp/Marlene Ciampi series. In Brooklyn, a female jogger is brutally raped; the assailants are convicted and later exonerated by the Kings County DA. Now the guilty are filing a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against the city of New York, the police, and the two assistant DAs who Tried the case. While the cops and the criminal justice system are under media assault and opportunist political demagoguery, Karp has suspicions that there is corruption within his own office. Against a backdrop of Russian mobsters and corrupt lawyers, Butch and Marlene are on a mission to restore the system's lost dignity and bring the rapists to justice. All the while terrorists are at it again, planning to blow the roof off Times Square on New Year's Eve. Alas, the Karp family finds itself in lethal jeopardy, and to survive, they must tea…

PDF The Year Before the Flood By Ned Sublette

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PDF The Year Before the Flood By Ned Sublette
Spending 2004?2005 in New Orleans investigating the city?s legendary past both in the archives and its living culture in the street, this account combines personal memoir, historical research, and on-the-ground reporting to trace a Suspenseful arc through the last year New Orleans was whole. The perspectives of daily life and the passage of seasons in the antediluvian city are darkly comic, irreverent, passionate, and angry. Fully revealing the city?s vicious heritage of racism and its murderous poverty, this heartbreaking narrative of joy, violence, and loss features a grand parade of unforgettable characters in the town that is both America?s great music city and its homicide capital.

Ebook When Heaven Weeps By Ted Dekker

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Ebook When Heaven Weeps By Ted Dekker
A thriller unlike any you have ever read.A love strong enough to bring a tremor to your bones.A sacrifice powerful enough to make heaven weep.At the close of World War II, a shell-shocked solider, Jan Jovic, was forced to inflict a game of life and death on a peaceful Bosnian community.In a few short hours, this young man was confronted by more love--and hate--than most experience in a lifetime.Years later, Jan has become a world-renown writer with widespread influence in the Unitd States.His past buried deep in his memory.Until at the most inopportune times, the game witnessed by Jan haunts him...and unwittingly leads him to a beautiful but broken women caught in an underworld of crime.He now must defeat an evil rarely seen.But there is a price.One that even this war-scarred solider can't imagine

ePub Motorcycles, Sushi and One Strange Book By Nancy N. Rue

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ePub Motorcycles, Sushi and One Strange Book By Nancy N. Rue
In the first book of Nancy Rue's new Real Life series for teens, fifteen-year-old Jessie Hatcher has ADHD and often uses her bubbLy charm to cover up her problems. But when her biological father appears from nowhere and tells her she?ll be spending time with him in Florida, Jessie finds she?ll need more than charm this time. In fact, a mysterious book might be the answer to her problem