While It Lasts

Titre : While It Lasts
Auteur : Abbi Glines
Éditeur : Simon and Schuster
ISBN-13 : 9781442488670
Libération : 2013-08-06

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Taking a summer job to salvage the scholarship that was threatened by a DUI charge, Cage clashes with the farm manager's daughter before discovering the reasons behind her anger, forcing him to make a careful choice.

Bad Romeo Starcrossed 1

Titre : Bad Romeo Starcrossed 1
Auteur : Leisa Rayven
Éditeur : Pan Australia
ISBN-13 : 9781743534762
Libération : 2015-01-01

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"Leisa Rayven crashes onto the romance scene: laughing, flirting, and just daring us to put Bad Romeo down. I couldn't!" CHRISTINA LAUREN, New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Bastard While performing the greatest love story of all time, they discovered one of their own . . . Cassie Taylor was just another good girl acting student. Ethan Holt was the bad boy on campus. Then one fated casting choice for Romeo and Juliet changed it all. Like the characters they were playing onstage, Cassie and Ethan's epic romance seemed destined. Until it ended in tragedy when he shattered her heart. Now they've made it to Broadway where they're reunited as romantic leads once again - and their passionate scenes force them to confront the heartbreaking lows and pulse-pounding highs of their intense college affair. For Ethan, losing Cassie was h is biggest regret-and he's determined to redeem himself. But for Cassie, even though Ethan was her first and only great love, he hurt her too much to ever be trusted again. The trouble is, when it comes to love, sometimes it's the things that aren't good for us that are the most irresistible. Don't miss the intoxicating romance beloved by more than two million fans online.

Wild Love 2

Titre : Wild Love 2
Auteur : Chloe Wilkox
Éditeur : Editions addictives
ISBN-13 : 9791025736579
Libération : 2017-05-04

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Ils s’attirent autant qu’ils se détestent ! *** Casey Lewitt est l’une des plus grandes stars de Hollywood. Enfant terrible aux mille frasques, il se sort de toutes les situations d’un sourire charmeur. Mais après le scandale de trop, il a désespérément besoin de redorer son image. Alors il est envoyé contre son gré à Hawaï pour une mission humanitaire : pas d’alcool, pas de drogue et pas de fête. L’enfer ! Et le pire, c’est Alana. Aussi fière que coincée, la jolie bénévole le fusille du regard à chaque instant. Elle rêve autant de l’embrasser que de le gifler, et leurs affrontements sont électriques. Tous les coups sont permis ! *** – Pssst… Pssst… m’interpelle une voix derrière moi. Sa voix. Je fais semblant de ne rien entendre et continue de noter. – Pssst… insiste Lewitt avant de carrément me tapoter sur l’épaule. – Quoi ? lancé-je exaspérée. – Excuse-moi de te déranger, Blanche-Neige, me chuchote-t-il à l’oreille en se penchant vers moi, j’aurais voulu savoir comment on fait pour se retrouver avec les plongeurs. Parce que nettoyer la plage, ça va aller, les travaux d’intérêt général j’ai déjà donné… « Blanche-Neige ». Parfait. Hilarant. J’imagine que cette plaisanterie, digne d’un gamin de 6 ans, vise à me faire remarquer, au cas où je l’ignorerais, que je suis vraiment, vraiment très brune, et que j’ai la peau vraiment, vraiment très pâle. – On se montre suffisamment responsable pour arriver à l’heure en réunion, pesté-je à voix basse. On ne se pointe pas sur l’île à la dernière minute mais au moins vingt-quatre heures avant pour prendre ses marques. On essaye d’avoir un casier judiciaire clean. Ah, j’oubliais ! On passe son diplôme de plongée sous-marine, niveau 2 minimum. Pour l'encadrement de mineurs, c'est mieux. – Je sors à peine de taule, concède-t-il d’un ton narquois, mais j’ai un diplôme, niveau 3. D’après toi, ce sera assez pour faire oublier mes crimes passés ? – Il a son diplôme… marmonné-je pour moi-même. À quoi je m’attendais ? Il a probablement aussi son permis moto, bateau, hélicoptère, et monte à cru des chevaux sauvages au soleil couchant. – On peut savoir ce que tu marmonnes dans ta barbe ? – Tu vas te taire, oui ? m’impatienté-je. J’essaye de suivre ! – Très aimable, murmure-t-il avec une ironie qu’il doit penser irrésistible. C’est pas Blanche-Neige que j’aurais dû t’appeler, c’est Grincheux. *** Wild Love – Bad boy & secret girl, de Chloe Wilkox, volume 2 sur 9

The Good Little Devil and Other Tales

Titre : The Good Little Devil and Other Tales
Auteur : Pierre Gripari
Éditeur : Pushkin Press
ISBN-13 : 9781782690382
Libération : 2013-08-29

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Absurd fairy tales, very sensibly told ;There once was a good little devil - did you read that right? Yes you did: not a wicked little devil but a good one, and boy, was he in a fix! ;Instead of doing bad things like forgetting his homework and playing tricks on his teachers, this little devil kept trying to be good. He did all his homework - and sometimes enjoyed it! He was never rude and he even encouraged sinners to say sorry. His parents were at their wits' end. So the little devil struck out on his own.On his quest to learn to be good, our little devil meets all kinds of people, from priests to police and from the Pope in Rome to Little Jesus himself. But will the angels let a little red devil with black horns into Heaven? ;In these thirteen tales, clever young people find nifty ways to overcome greedy kings, wicked witches, unlucky spells and even silly names. And there's a big dash of magic to help them on the way!

Clipped Wings

Titre : Clipped Wings
Auteur : Helena Hunting
Éditeur : Simon and Schuster
ISBN-13 : 9781476764313
Libération : 2014-03-04

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An emotional love story that follows the touch-and-go relationship of Hayden and Tenley; two young people who desperately want to love and be loved but are afraid to completely let go of their pasts. Their body art is hot. Their chemistry is even hotter. From her dark hair sweeping below her waist to her soft, sexy curves, Tenley Page intrigues tattoo artist Hayden Stryker in a way no one else ever has…especially when she asks him to ink a gorgeous, intricate design on her back. Yet for all her beauty, there is something darkly tragic and damaged about Tenley that Hayden is everything. Covered in ink and steel, Hayden is everything Tenley has never dared to want, awakening a desire to explore more than the art adorning his stunning body. Trapped by a past that leaves her screaming from nightmares, Tenley sees Hayden as the perfect escape. Although he has secrets too, if they both keep themselves guarded perhaps their intense physical connection will remain only that. But nothing, not even passion, can keep them safe from their pasts…

Shades of Gray

Titre : Shades of Gray
Auteur : Maya Banks
Éditeur : Penguin
ISBN-13 : 9781101614648
Libération : 2012-12-31

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The Kelly Group International (KGI): A super-elite, top secret, family-run business. Qualifications: High intelligence, rock-hard body, military background. Mission: Hostage/kidnap victim recovery. Intelligence gathering. Handling jobs the U.S. government can’t…P.J. and Cole were sharpshooting rivals on the same KGI team and enjoyed a spirited, uncomplicated camaraderie. Until the night they gave in to their desires and suddenly took their relationship one step further. In the aftermath of their one-night stand, they’re called out on a mission that goes terribly wrong, and P.J. walks away from KGI, resolved not to drag her teammates into the murky shadows she’s poised to delve into.Six months later, Cole hasn’t given up his search for P.J., and he’s determined to bring her back home where she belongs. Bent on vengeance, P.J. has plunged into a serpentine game of payback that will make her question everything she’s ever believed in. But Cole—and the rest of their team—refuse to let her go it alone. Even if it means sacrificing their loyalty to KGI, and their lives…

The French Book and the European Book World

Titre : The French Book and the European Book World
Auteur : Andrew Pettegree
Éditeur : BRILL
ISBN-13 : 9789004161870
Libération : 2007

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A series of linked studies of European print culture of the sixteenth century, focusing particularly on France and the regional, provincial experience of print.

Beautiful Player

Titre : Beautiful Player
Auteur : Christina Lauren
Éditeur : Simon and Schuster
ISBN-13 : 9781476751412
Libération : 2013-10-29

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In the third book in the Beautiful Bastard series, an agreement between a venture capitalist and a bookish woman quickly becomes a very NSFW version of My Fair Lady. A bombshell bookworm. A chronic Casanova. And a lesson in chemistry too scandalous for school. When Hanna Bergstrom receives a lecture from her overprotective brother about neglecting her social life and burying herself in grad school, she’s determined to tackle his implied assignment: get out, make friends, start dating. And who better to turn her into the sultry siren every man wants than her brother’s gorgeous best friend, Will Sumner, venture capitalist and unapologetic playboy? Will takes risks for a living, but he’s skeptical about this challenge of Hanna’s…until the wild night his innocently seductive pupil tempts him into bed- and teaches him a thing or two about being with a woman he can’t forget. Now that Hanna’s discovered the power of her own sex appeal, it’s up to Will to prove he’s the only man she’ll ever need.

The Books in My Life

Titre : The Books in My Life
Auteur : Henry Miller
Éditeur : New Directions Publishing
ISBN-13 : 9780811222280
Libération : 1969-01-17

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In this unique work, Henry Miller gives an utterly candid and self-revealing account of the reading he did during his formative years. Some writers attempt to conceal the literary influences which have shaped their thinking––but not Henry Miller. In The Books in My Life he shares the thrills of discovery that many kinds of books have brought to a keenly curious and questioning mind. Some of Miller’s favorite writers are the giants whom most of us revere––authors such as Dostoeyvsky, Boccaccio, Walt Whitman, James Joyce, Thomas Mann, Lao-Tse. To them he brings fresh and penetrating insights. But many are lesser-known figures: Krishnamurti, the prophet-sage; the French contemporaries Blaise Cendrars and Jean Giono; Richard Jeffries, who wrote The Story of My Heart; the Welshman John Cowper Powys; and scores of others. The Books in My Life contains some fine autobiographical chapters, too. Miller describes his boyhood in Brooklyn, when he devoured the historical stories of G. A. Henty and the romances of Rider Haggard. He tells of the men and women whom he regards as "living books": Lou Jacobs, W. E. B. DuBois, Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, and others. He offers his reminiscences of the New York Theatre in the early 1900’s––including plays such as Alias Jimmy Valentine and Nellie, the Beautiful Cloak Model. And finally, in Miller’s best vein of humor, he provides a satiric chapter on bathroom reading. In an appendix, Miller lists the hundred books that have influenced him most.

Entranced

Titre : Entranced
Auteur : Nora Roberts
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9781405524360
Libération : 2013-02-28

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AVAILABLE DIGITALLY FOR THE FIRST TIME Private investigator Mel Sutherland is running out of time. A child has been abducted and despite Mel's valiant efforts, all the leads have dried up. So she can hardly blame the child's desperate mother for seeking help from so-called psychic Sebastian Donovan. But that doesn't mean Mel is going to trust him - not one inch. Sebastian knows that Mel thinks he's just a con artist, exploiting a grieving mother's vulnerability. He also knows that he's the only one who can help her, if she'll just listen to her instincts - and her heart... Entranced can be read as a bewitching standalone novel. It is also the second book in The Donovan Legacy, which features cousins Morgana, Sebastian, Anastasia and Liam. The series begins with Captivated and continues with Charmed and Enchanted - all now available as eBooks for the first time. Includes a preview of Charmed.