By Lu Xun
By David Lodge
By Tibor Fischer
A darkly hilarious story of a perennially unfortunate guy who, in anything-goes Miami, commits to the last word stolen identification scheme—playing God Using the bank card and identification of a handcuff salesman, expert failure Tyndale Corbett arrives in Miami for a legislation enforcement convention to find the fun of luxurious motels and specially the satisfaction of being another individual, an individual profitable. Feeling his past loss of good fortune will be because of inadequate ambition, Tyndale comes to a decision on a brand new money-making scheme. he'll up the ante considerably and exponentially, and fake to be an individual particularly vital and successful—God. His undertaking to persuade the citizenry of Miami that he's, regardless of appearances, the ultimate Being, leads to him taking up the Church of the seriously Armed Christ. His tasks there contain him in forming a personal military, hiring name ladies, trafficking coke, issuing demise threats, beating off church-jackers, and checking out (as almightily as attainable) quite a few difficulties his parishioners are having with pets. all of the whereas he's engaged on his grand venture, the clincher miracle—dying and coming again to existence.
By Victoria Dickenson
From Benjamin Bunny to Peter Cottontail, the Velveteen Rabbit to the Flopsy Bunnies, the Rabbit of Caerbannog to insects Bunny and Roger Rabbit, the winsome long-eared animal is an enduring fixture of our childhoods. we all know rabbits for his or her position in our tales, myths, and legends, and likewise for the way they helped us learn how to tie our sneakers. during this richly illustrated ebook, Victoria Dickenson explores the typical and cultural historical past of the main commonly used of the lagomorphs.
By Janet Evanovich
In her 5th high-octane mystery, bounty hunter Stephanie Plum units out to discover her lacking uncle-- and alongside the way in which smacks slam-bang into: a useless physique, a bad bookie, her stun-gun-toting grandmother, very attractive males, an offended little guy who will not go away her house, and a Mafia wedding...Jersey's favourite bounty hunter hasn't ever been larger! With excessive hair, highway smarts and lots of perspective, Steph's certain to nail this case-- or probability lifestyles and spandex-clad limb trying...A Publishers Weekly most sensible e-book of the Year.A humans journal seashore e-book of the Week.
By Jimmy Buffett
While Southern belle Ellie McBride strikes her twins from Vertigo,
Can a skilled, delicate pig live on the claustrophobic, neurotic stresses of existence within the long island? Can the McBride twins hold their important puppy from changing into the chef's favourite entree? prepare for an excellent trip as grasp storyteller Jimmy Buffett takes readers on a brilliantly humorous romp via
By Charlotte Wood
By Lee Bok
Are ya' bovvered? Are you ill of faculty or paintings and unimpressed with lifestyles usually? Are you bored stiff with humans looking forward to unreasonable issues from you - like having a wash, getting off the bed, purchasing stuff? ARE YA' BOVVERED? has all of the solutions you want to justify doing bugger all (provided you may be stricken to learn the book).
By Suzanne Macpherson
Paris James has come to Las Vegas to take the edge off turning the feared "Three-O." yet one glass of bubbly ends up in one other -- and whilst the redhead wakes up the subsequent morning, she unearths to her astonishment she's in mattress with ... Elvis! the good news is it is the younger, attractive Elvis. The undesirable information is there is a diamond ring on her finger. someday throughout the night she really married The King of Rock 'n' Roll! good, what occurred in Vegas greater remain in Vegas, correct? yet now not if Turner Pruitt has something to assert approximately it. simply because years prior to he wear his first pair of blue suede sneakers, Turner knew the genuine Paris ... She's operating away, as traditional, yet he understands her private secrets and techniques, and up to she struggles opposed to love, Paris goes to want him by means of her facet as she faces her demons head-on. simply because this time, Paris James has met her fit.