One Thousand And One Nights

Autor: C. J. Moore
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ISBN: 9780863156007
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Sheherazade, the king’s beautiful wife, is due to be executed at dawn -- unless she can convince the king to change his mind. That night she tells him a wonderful story which, as dawn comes, she leaves unfinished. 'Will you let me live to finish the tale?' she asks. 'Of course,' replies the king, 'I must know what happens next.' Night after night, Sheherazade tells story after story, always leaving the last one incomplete. And so for one thousand and one nights, she remains alive...This is how the enchanting collection of stories known as One Thousand and One Nights has been passed down to us. It includes the well-known stories Sheherazade, Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves, The Ox and the Ass and The Horse of Ebony and How the story of Sheherazade ended. In this beautiful new edition the stories are brought to life by the enchanting, elegant illustrations of Olga Dugina.

A Thousand Boy Kisses

Autor: Tillie Cole
Publisher: Tillie Cole
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One kiss lasts a moment. But a thousand kisses can last a lifetime. One boy. One girl. A bond that is forged in an instant and cherished for a decade. A bond that neither time nor distance can break. A bond that will last forever. Or so they believe. When seventeen-year-old Rune Kristiansen returns from his native Norway to the sleepy town of Blossom Grove, Georgia, where he befriended Poppy Litchfield as a child, he has just one thing on his mind. Why did the girl who was one half of his soul, who promised to wait faithfully for his return, cut him off without a word of explanation? Rune’s heart was broken two years ago when Poppy fell silent. When he discovers the truth, he finds that the greatest heartache is yet to come. Standalone Young Adult Tearjerker Romance. For ages 14 and up.

Encyclopedia Of Folk Heroes

Autor: Graham Seal
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576072169
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Entries describe the origins and deeds of folk heroes as they have existed in folktales, songs, oral tradition, and other folklore genres.

Mayombe

Autor: Pepetela
Publisher: African Writers Series
ISBN: 9780435905958
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Pepetela's novel is a fascinating study of the tensions produced by racism, tribalism, and sexual morals.

A Wish For Us

Autor: Tillie Cole
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ISBN: 9781721027088
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From the author who brought you A Thousand Boy Kisses comes the new emotional novel,A Wish For Us.A story of music. A story of healing. A story of love conquering all.Nineteen-year- old Cromwell Dean is the rising star of electronic dance music. Thousands ofpeople adore him. But no one knows him. No one sees the color of his heart.Until the girl in the purple dress. She sees through the walls he has built to the empty darknesswithin.When Cromwell leaves behind the gray skies of England to study music in the South Carolinaheat, the last thing he expects is to see her again. And he certainly doesn't expect that she'llstay in his head like a song on repeat.Bonnie Farraday lives for music. She lets every note into her heart, and she doesn't understandhow someone as talented as Cromwell can avoid doing the same. He's hiding from his past, andshe knows it. She tries to stay away from him, but something keeps calling her back.Bonnie is the burst of color in Cromwell's darkness. He's the beat that makes her heart skip.But when a shadow falls over Bonnie, it's up to Cromwell to be her light, in the only way heknows how. He must help her find the lost song in her fragile heart. He must keep her strongwith a symphony only he can compose.A symphony of hope.A symphony of love.A symphony of them.

Grapefruit

Autor: Yoko Ono
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743201108
File Size: 18,58 MB
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Originally published in 1970, "Grapefruit" remains one of the icons of a generation, with a mixture of poetic verse, drawings, mock questionnaires, and more. Line drawings.

Trip

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Revista Trip. Um olhar criativo para a diversidade, em reportagens de comportamento, esportes de prancha, cultura pop, viagens, além dos ensaios de Trip Girl e grandes entrevistas