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Her True Saving Angel - Part 1

Her True Saving Angel - Part 1 [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1716926858
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
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Her True Saving Angel - Part 1 by Book Resume:

Introductions are in order. My name is Sulli, I, Believe it or not, am an Angel. Sigh, I'm an angel of love. Well, I was an Angel, before I uh, Fell. Yeah, capital F. I fucked up and was tossed out. Now I'm here, hanging out in Las Angeles. You understand the irony in that, right? Well if you do, then good. If not, well, Fuck you. I'm immortal, still, and I've lived for quite some time. A couple hundred thousand years or so. Nothing to sneeze at, still in my prime. However, in an attempt to regain my favor with the big G, I started a small business. It's called Happiness Inc. and all-in-all, I've grown attached to the job. And now I run it full time, and I could care a less about getting back within Heaven's Gates. It was more work for me to do up there anyways. So now I get clients, and those clients are looking for happiness. Most of them want some pretty obvious stuff, some want money, some want drugs, some want sex, the usual. I oblige all--minus the drugs--until they are happy again. It's my job. Literally. But, thanks to my super awesome Angel powers, money is never an issue. However, My job is more than it seems on the surface, one other gift I was allowed to keep, was my Mortality Inert Timing Sight (I called it MITS for short) and it allowed me to see your clock. Yeah, your life clock. How many days, hours, minutes, and seconds you have until you expire. Another nifty thing is I can alter it, with my actions. Let's say you have two days before your depression leads you to kill yourself. Well, I can help you with your depression, and so then you don't kill yourself. Boom, an extra hundred days or whatever. That's what I truly enjoy doing. I'm part of the reason humans are here, why not do my best to keep them that way? That's my logic at least.

The Collected Works of Edward Schillebeeckx Volume 7

The Collected Works of Edward Schillebeeckx Volume 7 [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0567192911
Author: Edward Schillebeeckx
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
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The Collected Works of Edward Schillebeeckx Volume 7 by Edward Schillebeeckx Book Resume:

Christ. The Christian Experience in the Modern World focuses on the question of salvation for all people. Using seven 'anthropological constants', Schillebeeckx innovatively shows the social and political relevance of faith. Inspired by liberation and feminist theologies, he puts strong emphasis on human experience and on the importance of examining church teaching in its historical context. This volume is a testimony of Schillebeeckx' ground breaking attempt to rethink doctrine in the light of the research on the historical Jesus. Instead of starting with Christianity's great creedal statements about Christ and the Trinity, he focuses on the subjective experience of the first generations of believers as expressed in the New Testament. This choice stirred considerable controversy and a Vatican investigation but inspired and still keeps to inspire readers in their personal approach to Christian faith.

The Angel Experiment

The Angel Experiment [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0759514186
Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Jimmy Patterson
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The Angel Experiment by James Patterson Book Resume:

Max soars above the world . . . but in James Patterson's thrilling adventure, fantasy can come crashing down to reveal the nightmares of the Angel Experiment. Maximum Ride and her "flock" -- Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gasman and Angel -- are just like ordinary kids, only they have wings and can fly. It may seem like a dream come true to some, but their lives can morph into a living nightmare at any time. Angel, the youngest member of the flock, is kidnapped and taken back to the "School" where she and the others were experimented on by a crew of whack jobs. Her friends brave a journey to blazing hot Death Valley, CA, to save Angel, but soon enough, they find themselves in yet another nightmare: fighting off the half-human, half-wolf "Erasers" in New York City. Whether in the treetops of Central Park or in the bowels of the Manhattan subway system, Max and her adopted family take the ride of their lives. Along the way, Max discovers that her purpose is save the world. But can she?


Max [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0316040746
Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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Max by James Patterson Book Resume:

James Patterson's bestselling Maximum Ride series is back . . . and Max and her flock are ready for their most daring rescue mission yet. Someone -- or something -- is decimating ships and sea life off Hawaii's coast, and Max and her flock find themselves sucked into the Navy's top-secret investigation of the catastrophe. Their objective: Rescue Max's activist mom from a wicked subterranean enemy. The hitch: They must dive deep into dark waters, where gruesome evil dwells . . . and for high-flying Maximum Ride, could there be anything more terrifying than being trapped in the great abyss? With high-flying thrills, this soaring adventure takes Maximum Ride and the Flock into terrifying new territory -- fans, hold your breath!

Angel Island

Angel Island [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0199750556
Author: Erika Lee,Judy Yung
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Angel Island by Erika Lee,Judy Yung Book Resume:

From 1910 to 1940, the Angel Island immigration station in San Francisco served as the processing and detention center for over one million people from around the world. The majority of newcomers came from China and Japan, but there were also immigrants from India, the Philippines, Korea, Russia, Mexico, and over seventy other countries. The full history of these immigrants and their experiences on Angel Island is told for the first time in this landmark book, published to commemorate the immigration station's 100th anniversary. Based on extensive new research and oral histories, Angel Island: Immigrant Gateway to America examines the great diversity of immigration through Angel Island: Chinese "paper sons," Japanese picture brides, Korean refugee students, South Asian political activists, Russian and Jewish refugees, Mexican families, Filipino workers, and many others. Together, their stories offer a more complete and complicated history of immigration to America than we have ever known. Like its counterpart on Ellis Island, the immigration station on Angel Island was one of the country's main ports of entry for immigrants in the early twentieth century. But while Ellis Island was mainly a processing center for European immigrants, Angel Island was designed to detain and exclude immigrants from Asia. The immigrant experience on Angel Island-more than any other site-reveals how U.S. immigration policies and their hierarchical treatment of immigrants according to race, ethnicity, class, nationality, and gender played out in daily practices and decisions at the nation's borders with real consequences on immigrant lives and on the country itself. Angel Island: Immigrant Gateway to America is officially sponsored by the Angel Island Immigration Station.

Green Angel

Green Angel [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0545231248
Author: Alice Hoffman
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
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Green Angel by Alice Hoffman Book Resume:

Alice Hoffman is at her magical best in a new novel about loss and healing. When her family is lost in a terrible disaster, 15-yr-old Green is haunted by loss and by the past. Struggling to survive physically and emotionally in a place where nothing seems to grow and ashes are everywhere, Green retreats into the ruined realm of her garden. But in destroying her feelings, she also begins to destroy herself, erasing the girl she'd once been as she inks ravens into her skin. It is only through a series of mysterious encounters -- with a ghostly white dog and a mute boy -- that Green relearns the lessons of love and begins to heal as she tells her own story.

Wisdom Poured Out Like Water

Wisdom Poured Out Like Water [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 3110596717
Author: J. Harold Ellens,Isaac W. Oliver,Jason von Ehrenkrook,James Waddell,Jason M. Zurawski
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
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Wisdom Poured Out Like Water by J. Harold Ellens,Isaac W. Oliver,Jason von Ehrenkrook,James Waddell,Jason M. Zurawski Book Resume:

This collection presents innovative research by scholars from across the globe in celebration of Gabriele Boccaccini’s sixtieth birthday and to honor his contribution to the study of early Judaism and Christianity. In harmony with Boccaccini’s determination to promote the study of Second Temple Judaism in its own right, this volume includes studies on various issues raised in early Jewish apocalyptic literature (e.g., 1 Enoch, 2 Baruch, 4 Ezra), the Dead Sea Scrolls, and other early Jewish texts, from Tobit to Ben Sira to Philo and beyond. The volume also provides several investigations on early Christianity in intimate conversation with its Jewish sources, consistent with Boccaccini’s efforts to transcend confessional and disciplinary divisions by situating the origins of Christianity firmly within Second Temple Judaism. Finally, the volume includes essays that look at Jewish-Christian relations in the centuries following the Second Temple period, a harvest of Boccaccini’s labor to rethink the relationship between Judaism and Christianity in light of their shared yet contested heritage.

Supernatural Beings 1

Supernatural Beings 1 [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1532074786
Author: Thierry Kouam
Publisher: iUniverse
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Supernatural Beings 1 by Thierry Kouam Book Resume:

Winnipeg is divided between two worlds: one is comprised of human beings and the other of supernatural beings, some of whom have been gifted with special powers and magic. Supernatural beings, animals shaped like humans, believe their ancestors are their gods, dutifully follow the rules of their tradition, and understand their purpose is to eradicate the human race. Hero is a young adult, magician supernatural being who has been sent with his brothers to the world of human beings to destroy humankind. But everything changes during his important mission when Hero surprisingly feels his magic pushing him against his own desire to protect Angel, a mysterious human being who appears different than others in her race. When Hero breaks the rules of his tradition and battles against his own family to protect Angel, he becomes a traitor who now must learn why his magic warns him when Angel is in danger as fate leads him to places he never imagined. In this fantasy tale, a young supernatural being with magical powers on a mission to destroy the human race crosses paths with a mysterious being that causes him to question everything he has ever known.

Buffy and the Art of Story Season Two Part 1

Buffy and the Art of Story Season Two Part 1 [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10:
Author: L. M. Lilly
Publisher: Spiny Woman LLC
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Buffy and the Art of Story Season Two Part 1 by L. M. Lilly Book Resume:

What can you learn about fiction writing and storytelling by watching the TV series you loved? More than you ever imagined. And you’ll have fun, too. Bestselling author L. M. Lilly takes apart Episodes 1-11 of Season Two of the cult TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer. She examines key plot turns, character arcs, metaphors, and themes to figure out how the Buffy writers and directors created: - Stories that break your heart and make you long for more - Characters who grow in surprising yet believable ways - Dialogue that’s cleverer and more fun than any in the real world - Universal themes that speak directly to you If you love Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and you love creating stories – or just reliving them to see how they work – this book is for you. Based on the popular podcast Buffy and the Art of Story. Download Buffy and the Art of Story Season Two Part 1 today.

Metal Angel

Metal Angel [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1453248358
Author: Nancy Springer
Publisher: Open Road Media
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Metal Angel by Nancy Springer Book Resume:

A dissatisfied angel falls to Earth to pursue his long-held dream of becoming a heavy-metal rock ’n’ roll god For Volos, heaven is a bore; the real action is in the world of mortals. So the restless celestial abandons the eternal realm, transforming himself into a beautiful, decadent example of the human male while keeping his wings intact, and sets out to become a rock star. Needing appropriate lyrics for his soon-to-be hit singles and having no firsthand experience with mortal emotions and concerns, Volos finds everything he needs in the personal writings of a sexually repressed wife and mother from the Bible Belt. The daughter of a tyrannical fundamentalist preacher, Angie composes poetry in secret, and she is shocked when she hears her own words on the radio. Surely a higher power is calling her to Los Angeles. But the music is leading her to a shining star who is more than a man yet less than human—a true soulmate capable of changing her world in ways she never could have imagined. Multiple award–winning fantasist Nancy Springer reinvigorates the fallen-angel trope in a delightfully inventive and thought-provoking story of a celestial being who is unhappy in the service of a distant and unapproachable God. Metal Angel is an enthralling exploration of belief, spirituality, sexual awakening, and superstardom.

Healed by an Angel

Healed by an Angel [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1848506570
Author: Jacky Newcomb
Publisher: Hay House, Inc
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Healed by an Angel by Jacky Newcomb Book Resume:

Healed by an Angel is an inspirational collection of blissful, soothing real-life angel and afterlife encounters. If you’ve ever felt sad or alone, or grieved for loved ones after they’ve passed on, then worry no more. This book shows you that they are never really gone, but care for and love you as much as ever from the other side. Read beautiful and calming stories of: • dramatic afterlife reunions • reassuring true life angel encounters and miracles • fascinating angel-healing experiences • nursing-staff experiences of helpful ghosts and spirits on the wards.

Battlefield Angels

Battlefield Angels [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1849088675
Author: Scott McGaugh
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
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Battlefield Angels by Scott McGaugh Book Resume:

Author, journalist, and USS Midway Museum spokesman Scott McGaugh reveals the riveting stories of the men and women who save lives on the front lines in Battlefield Angels, the first book about battlefield medicine in the US military. Told from the point of view of the unsung heroes who slide into bomb craters and climb into blazing ships, this unique look at medicine in the trenches traces the history of the military medical corps and the contributions it has made to America's health, for example, how the military medical corps pioneered the ambulance concept, emergency medevac helicopters, hospital designs, and contagious disease prevention. McGough also details how the military medical corps has adopted medical science discoveries, field tested them in battle, adapted them, and proved their value.

A Spiritual Awakening

A Spiritual Awakening [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1480945331
Author: Henry Lewis,Nicholis Earnings
Publisher: Dorrance Publishing
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A Spiritual Awakening by Henry Lewis,Nicholis Earnings Book Resume:

A Spiritual Awakening Acronyms and Poems By: Henry Lewis and Nicholis Earnings A Spiritual Awakening is a groundbreaking and spiritually-oriented collection of poems and acronyms. Full of deep thought, ranging from the serious to the uplifting, A Spiritual Awakening catalogues the writings of friends and co-writers, Henry Lewis and Nicholis Earnings.

Speaking with the Angel

Speaking with the Angel [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0241959462
Author: Nick Hornby
Publisher: Penguin UK
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Speaking with the Angel by Nick Hornby Book Resume:

Speaking with the Angel is a collection of short stories, edited by Nick Hornby Hear the Prime Minister explain to the House why he did a runner from Greenford Park service station and hitched a lift with a fifteen-year-old girl, as imagined by Robert Harris. Listen to someone who has a small hostile creature in his room, as told by Roddy Doyle. Twelve voices, twelve completely new stories, narrated by twelve different characters. And all written by twelve of the most exciting and popular writers around: Robert Harris, Melissa Bank, Giles Smith, Patrick Marber, Colin Frith, Zadie Smith, Dave Eggers, Helen Fielding, Roddy Doyle, Irvine Welsh, John O'Farrell and Nick Hornby himself. This sparkling collection has been put together by bestselling novelist Nick Hornby, who also contributes an Introduction about TreeHouse, an organisation that offers a unique and pioneering approach to the education of children with autism. £1 will go to TreeHouse with every copy sold of Speaking with the Angel.

Daniel Evokes Isaiah

Daniel Evokes Isaiah [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0567658562
Author: G. Brooke Lester
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
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Daniel Evokes Isaiah by G. Brooke Lester Book Resume:

Lester argues here that the book of Daniel contains a complex but poetically unified narrative. This can be identified through certain narrative qualities, including the allusion to Isaiah throughout, which uniquely contributes to the narrative arc. The narrative begins with the inauguration of foreign rule over Israel, and concludes with that rule's end. Each stage of the book's composition casts that foreign rule in terms ever-more-reminiscent of Isaiah's depiction of Assyria. That enemy is first conscripted by God to punish Israel, but then arrogates punitive authority to itself until ultimately punished in its turn and destroyed. Each apocalypse in the book of Daniel carries forward, in its own way, that allusive characterization. Lester thus argues that an allusive poetics can be investigated as an intentional rhetorical trope in a work for which the concept of “author” is complex; that a narrative criticism can incorporate a critical understanding of composition history. The “Daniel” resulting from this inquiry depicts Daniel's 2nd-century Jewish reader not as suffering punishment for breaking covenant with God, but as enduring in covenant faithfulness the last days of the “Assyrian” arrogator's violent excesses. This narrative problematizes any simplistic narrative conceptions of biblical Israel as ceaselessly rebellious, lending a unique note to conversations about suffering and theodicy in the Hebrew Bible, and about anti-Judaic habits in Christian reading of the Hebrew Bible.

Immortal City

Immortal City [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1407135236
Author: Scott Speer
Publisher: Scholastic UK
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Immortal City by Scott Speer Book Resume:

What if angels not only walked among us - but were our celebrities? What if they saved people for money? That's the reality in Angel City, where hot young Jackson Godspeed is the angel everyone's dying to date. Everyone except for Madison Montgomery, that is. She's too busy studying and waitressing to pay attention to the gossip blogs. Then Jackson tumbles into the diner where she works, and they forge an instant, unforgettable connection. But as Maddy is reluctantly drawn into Jackson's glamorous world, Jackson fears he's exposing her to more than just the paparazzi. A serial killer is murdering one angel at a time. Not only could Jackson be next - but it seems the killer's got sights set on Maddy...

Aaron's Angels

Aaron's Angels [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1512779059
Author: Ken Kelly
Publisher: WestBow Press
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Aaron's Angels by Ken Kelly Book Resume:

Abaddon’s goal is to derail the carpenter’s prophecies and prove that he deserves his rightful place at the right hand of the Almighty. First, Abaddon must focus on four burgeoning hindrances: Aaron, the young Jew chosen by the carpenter to be placed on Archangel Michael’s protectorate list; Cindy, the precocious cheerleader who has appointed herself leader of the A-Team; James, the son of a war hero who aspires to emulate his father; and Chris, the rebellious son of Christian parents. They form an unbreakable bond. To triumph, Abaddon must destroy them or turn them into allies. As the forces of good and evil do battle to influence the A-Team, you will embark on a journey with Aaron, Cindy, James and Chris as they mature into adulthood and begin an adventure that takes them face to face with the coming Antichrist in Aaron’s Angels, book one of a trilogy.

The Hand That Life Deals Us

The Hand That Life Deals Us [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1291940391
Author: P. C. Dowling
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
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The Hand That Life Deals Us by P. C. Dowling Book Resume:

Sarah Wakefield, nee Goldwin, psychiatrist; she was given permission to publish her work by some of her more interesting patients, in particular a man by the name of Phil and later by a lady called Clair. Sarah tells us about her work with a prisoner from a top security prison, who committed a number of murders, simply for the experience of committing murder. You will see Sarah fall in love, marry and be happy but not before enduring grief and adversity. We will witness extraordinary catastrophic changes to what had been her rather uncomplicated and contented life. Based on Sarah’s patient notebooks and her everyday diary, we are introduced to a bizarre and twisting turn of events that choreograph monumental and almost unbelievable changes in her life. WARNING: ADULT CONTENT. "Sarah has a healthy sexual appetite and is not at all shy in bringing her activities to our attention so please prepare yourself... her book is intense."

Sustainability in the Anthropocene

Sustainability in the Anthropocene [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1498584233
Author: Róisín Lally
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
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Sustainability in the Anthropocene by Róisín Lally Book Resume:

This collection of essays, written by an international group of scholars, provides a more critical and creative contemporary practice of “sustainability.” The book sets this practice free from its reductive interpretations and applies a more thoughtful environmental ethics to the current and emerging technologies that dominate our lives.

Journey to the Light

Journey to the Light [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 9781429940658
Author: George Noory,William J. Birnes
Publisher: Forge Books
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Journey to the Light by George Noory,William J. Birnes Book Resume:

In Worker in the Light, George Noory gave readers the key to unlocking their limitless potential. Through the concepts and exercises explored in that book and on his nightly national radio program, Coast to Coast AM, many of Noory's loyal fans began attempting to unlock their five senses. Thousands countacted Noory, eager to share their experiences and triumphs. Throughout the world, people have found their own paths, have become workers in the light. Now, in Journey to the Light, George Noory and William J. Birnes present amazing firsthand accounts of how ordinary people changed their lives, transcended their doubts and fears, and unlocked the secrets to their own spiritual growth. Here is living proof of the limitless potential we humans contain. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

Immortal City

Immortal City [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1407135236
Author: Scott Speer
Publisher: Scholastic UK
File Size: 1883 KB
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Immortal City by Scott Speer Book Resume:

What if angels not only walked among us - but were our celebrities? What if they saved people for money? That's the reality in Angel City, where hot young Jackson Godspeed is the angel everyone's dying to date. Everyone except for Madison Montgomery, that is. She's too busy studying and waitressing to pay attention to the gossip blogs. Then Jackson tumbles into the diner where she works, and they forge an instant, unforgettable connection. But as Maddy is reluctantly drawn into Jackson's glamorous world, Jackson fears he's exposing her to more than just the paparazzi. A serial killer is murdering one angel at a time. Not only could Jackson be next - but it seems the killer's got sights set on Maddy...


Covet [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1101148551
Author: J.R. Ward
Publisher: Penguin
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Covet by J.R. Ward Book Resume:

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Black Dagger Brotherhood series comes the first Novel of the Fallen Angels. Redemption isn’t a word Jim Heron knows much about—his specialty is revenge, and to him, sin is all relative. But everything changes when he becomes a fallen angel and is charged with saving the souls of seven people from the seven deadly sins. And failure is not an option. Vin diPietro surrendered himself to his business—until fate intervenes in the form of a tough-talking, Harley-riding, self-professed savior, and a woman who makes him question his destiny. With an ancient evil ready to claim him, Vin has to work with a fallen angel not only to win his beloved over…but redeem his very soul.

Save Me From This Boring Wait

Save Me From This Boring Wait [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10:
Author: Bjorn Peeters
Publisher: Tales Of Peeters
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Save Me From This Boring Wait by Bjorn Peeters Book Resume:

Waiting, it’s part of life. Whether in line at the store, at the doctor’s office, or for the bus to arrive… we all have to wait sometime. But it doesn’t have to bore you to death. And with a Bjorn Peeters ‘Save Me From Boredom’ comedy bundle handy, it definitively won’t! Each ‘Save Me From Boredom’ comedy bundle gives you ten different half-hour-read comedies from ten different Bjorn Peeters series. Each story is a straight to the point half-hour read of fun and laughs—perfect for whenever you need to change a tearfully boring wait into a half hour of comedic fun that just flies by. INCLUDED TO SAVE YOU FROM BOREDOM: The Golden Years (Funny Marriage Trouble #1) The Bathroom Scandal (Embarrassing Nightmares Come True #1) The Truth About Art (Funny Sex Adventures #1) The Woman In The Slimy Bathtub (The Tenant Whisperer #1) Pyro Penny as a Seafood Saleswoman (Pyro Penny #1) Still Think I’m A Nerd If I Play This Board Game Topless? (The Complicated Sex Life Of A Nerd Girl #1) It’s Your Best Bet (When The Beast Awakens #1) Gladly Proven Wrong (Boom Boom in the Bathroom #1) How To Improve Your Dog’s Dating Life (The Weirdest Product Podcast #1) What The Horny Hag Did To The Prince (The Horny Hag #1) All stories in this series can be read independently, in any order you like. Try at NO RISK. The first ‘Save Me From Boredom’ bundle is FREE. Don’t read a lot? Or is English your second language? BJORN PEETERS comedies are FOR ADULTS, but at the same time EASY TO READ. Typically scoring 80+ on the Flesch–Kincaid readability scales.

Sacrificial Love

Sacrificial Love [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1664135227
Author: Kathleen Rigdon Highley
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
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Sacrificial Love by Kathleen Rigdon Highley Book Resume:

A catastrophic blizzard hits Lubbock County, Texas, and three lives are impacted, changed, and fused together over the course of seven enlightening, life-altering, beautiful and scary days.Kim Baldwin discovers it’s okay to be who she is and to fall all the way in love with her best friend, Christian Devereaux. Christian Devereaux learns to be part of something bigger than himself, when he and Kim rescue three-year-old Angel Cane and her teacup Yorkie from the backseat of a car left abandoned in the storm. Who left them there and why? Where are her parents? Good guys and bad guys collide in search of the answer to these questions, and many more. Join me on a journey to discover the fate of Kim, Christian and Angel, as they navigate the hills and valleys on their quest to become a real, forever family—no matter what evil works against them.

Hearing the Scriptures

Hearing the Scriptures [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0190239654
Author: Eugen J. Pentiuc
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Hearing the Scriptures by Eugen J. Pentiuc Book Resume:

Throughout the ages, interpreters of the Christian scriptures have been wonderfully creative in seeking to understand and bring out the wonders of these ancient writings. That creativity has often been overlooked by recent scholarship, concentrated as it is in the so-called critical period. In this study, Eugen J. Pentiuc illuminates the remarkable way in which the Byzantine hymnographers (liturgists) expressed their understanding of the Old Testament in their compositions, an interpretive process that he terms "liturgical exegesis." In authorship and methodology, patristic exegesis and liturgical exegesis are closely related. Patristic exegesis, however, is primarily linear and sequential, proceeding verse by verse, while liturgical exegesis offers a more imaginative and eclectic mode of interpretation, ranging over various parts of the Bible. In this respect, says Pentiuc, liturgical exegesis resembles cubist art. To illuminate the multi-faceted creativity of liturgical exegesis, Pentiuc has chosen the vast and rich hymnography of Byzantine Orthodox Holy Week as a case study, offering a detailed lexical, biblical, and theological analysis of selected hymns. His analysis reveals the many different and imaginative ways in which creative liturgists incorporated and interpreted scriptural material in these hymns. By drawing attention to the way in which the bible is used by Byzantine hymnographers in the living Orthodox tradition, Hearing the Scriptures makes a ground-breaking contribution to the history of the reception of the scriptures.

Delphi Complete Works of Gilbert and Sullivan (Illustrated)

Delphi Complete Works of Gilbert and Sullivan (Illustrated) [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1786560666
Author: William Schwenck Gilbert,Arthur Seymour Sullivan
Publisher: Delphi Classics
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Delphi Complete Works of Gilbert and Sullivan (Illustrated) by William Schwenck Gilbert,Arthur Seymour Sullivan Book Resume:

The Victorian theatrical partnership of the librettist W. S. Gilbert and composer Arthur Sullivan produced fourteen comic operas that would exact a major influence on the history of theatre. Such popular classics as ‘H.M.S. Pinafore’, ‘The Pirates of Penzance’ and ‘The Mikado’ conjured fanciful "topsy-turvy" worlds, where absurd premises are taken to a logical conclusion. Notable for their humour and pathos, these celebrated operas enjoyed an enduring international success and are still performed frequently throughout the English-speaking world. For the first time in digital publishing, this comprehensive eBook presents Gilbert’s complete extant works, with numerous illustrations, rare texts, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Gilbert and Sullivan’s lives and works * Concise introductions to the operas and other texts * All of the Gilbert and Sullivan operas, with individual contents tables * Features Gilbert’s other dramatic plays and librettos, many appearing for the first time in digital publishing * Excellent formatting of the texts * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for Gilbert’s poetry * Easily locate the poems or short stories you want to read * Includes Gilbert’s complete Bab Ballads – available in no other collection * THE BAB BALLADS collection is illustrated with Gilbert’s original artwork * Includes Gilbert’s short fiction * Features four biographies - discover Gilbert and Sullivan’s extraordinary history * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit to browse through our range of exciting titles CONTENTS: Gilbert and Sullivan Works THESPIS TRIAL BY JURY THE SORCERER H.M.S. PINAFORE THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE PATIENCE IOLANTHE PRINCESS IDA THE MIKADO RUDDYGORE THE YEOMEN OF THE GUARD THE GONDOLIERS UTOPIA, LIMITED THE GRAND DUKE Gilbert’s Other Dramatic Works RUY BLAS DULCAMARA LA VIVANDIÈRE ALLOW ME TO EXPLAIN A COLOSSAL IDEA HARLEQUIN COCK ROBIN AND JENNY WREN THE MERRY ZINGARA ROBERT THE DEVIL NO CARDS THE PRETTY DRUIDESS AGES AGO A MEDICAL MAN THE PRINCESS THE GENTLEMAN IN BLACK OUR ISLAND HOME THE PALACE OF TRUTH THE BRIGANDS RANDALL’S THUMB A SENSATION NOVEL CREATURES OF IMPULSE GREAT EXPECTATIONS ON GUARD PYGMALION AND GALATEA HAPPY ARCADIA THE WICKED WORLD THE HAPPY LAND THE WEDDING MARCH CHARITY TOPSYTURVEYDOM SWEETHEARTS ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN TOM COBB EYES AND NO EYES; OR, THE ART OF SEEING BROKEN HEARTS PRINCESS TOTO DAN’L DRUCE, BLACKSMITH ON BAIL ENGAGED THE NE’ER-DO-WEEL GRETCHEN FOGGERTY’S FAIRY BRANTINGHAME HALL THE MOUNTEBANKS HIS EXCELLENCY THE FORTUNE HUNTER HARLEQUIN AND THE FAIRY’S DILEMMA THE HOOLIGAN TRYING A DRAMATIST Gilbert’s Short Fiction FOGGERTY’S FAIRY AND OTHER TALES THE STORY OF H.M.S. PINAFORE Gilbert’s Poetry Collections THE BAB BALLADS MORE BAB BALLADS SONGS OF A SAVOYARD MISCELLANEOUS BAB BALLADS The Poems LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Biographies W. S. GILBERT by Louis Engel SIR ARTHUR SULLIVAN by Louis Engel SIR ARTHUR SULLIVAN by George Grossmith GILBERT AND SULLIVAN OPERA: A HISTORY AND COMMENT by H. M. Walbrook Please visit to browse through our range of exciting titles or to purchase this eBook as a Parts Edition of individual eBooks

Original Plays, Second Series

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Author: W. S. Gilbert
Publisher: Good Press
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Original Plays, Second Series by W. S. Gilbert Book Resume:

"Original Plays, Second Series" by W. S. Gilbert. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

The Provocative Prince

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Author: Anne Shaw
Publisher: Sherri Shaftic
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The Provocative Prince by Anne Shaw Book Resume:

All three live by the rules of society, but they love by the rules of their heart. Prince Alexander finds both women and men equally alluring, but he has never acted on his desire for men. When a lost dog on the streets of London leads to a collision with Eliot Burnside, he knows he won’t be able to keep his feelings at bay for much longer. Knowing nothing about the man, he frets he’ll never see him again. But fate is on his side. Eliot Burnside loved his wife deeply. But now, the painfully shy widower would like to explore his attraction to men. Through Caro Devine, his client and the madam of an exclusive London brothel the opportunity arises. Caro is reluctant to let any man into her heart. As a madam, she’s seen the worst of them. Burn has been the only exception. She’s ready to leave the brothel behind her and focus on her charity pursuits, but society’s view of her profession means there are many obstacles in her path. When the prince hears of Caro’s endeavors, he decides to put his weight and his title behind her charity. He is thrown into the path of Burn again, and all three find themselves entwined by their desire for each other. Burn knows he needs to break ties with Caro. It’s time for his daughter to make her debut into society, and his association with the madam can only hurt her reputation. But meeting Alexander sees his mind shift. He decides to act on his desire for both of them. An alcohol-fueled night leads to a passionate encounter between the three that none will forget.

The Spectacle of Isolation in Horror Films

The Spectacle of Isolation in Horror Films [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1136417990
Author: Carl Royer,B Lee Cooper
Publisher: Routledge
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The Spectacle of Isolation in Horror Films by Carl Royer,B Lee Cooper Book Resume:

Go behind the scenes with an insightful look at horror films—and the directors who create them The Spectacle of Isolation in Horror Films: Dark Parades examines the work of several of the genre’s most influential directors and investigates how traditional themes of isolation, alienation, death, and transformation have helped build the foundation of horror cinema. Authors Carl and Diana Royer examine the techniques used by Alfred Hitchcock that place his work squarely in the horror (rather than suspense) genre, discuss avant-garde cinema’s contributions to mainstream horror, explore films that use the apartment setting as the “cell of horror,” and analyze how angels and aliens function as the supernatural “Other.” A unique resource for film students and film buffs alike, the book also examines Sam Raimi’s Evil Dead trilogy and the fusion of science, technology, and quasi-religious themes in David Cronenberg’s films. Instead of presenting a general overview of the horror genre or an analysis of a specific sub-genre, actor, or director, The Spectacle of Isolation in Horror Films offers an imaginative look at classic and contemporary horror cinema. The book examines Surrealist films such as Un Chien Andalou and Freaks, the connections among the concepts of voyeurism, paranoia, and alienation in films like Rear Window, Rosemary’s Baby, Blue Velvet, and The Blair Witch Project; the use of otherworldly creatures in films such as The Prophecy, Dogma, and The Day The Earth Stood Still; and the films of directors George Romero, John Waters, and Darren Aronofsky, to name just a few. This unique book also includes an extensive A-to-Z filmography and a bibliography of writings on, and about, horror cinema from filmmakers, film critics, and film historians. The Spectacle of Isolation in Horror Films examines: “Body Doubles and Severed Hands”—the common ancestry of avant-garde “art” films and exploitation horror B-movies “And I Brought You Nightmares”—recurring themes of psychological terror in Alfred Hitchcock’s films “Horror, Humor, Poetry”—Sam Raimi’s transformation of “drive-in” horror cinema “Atheism and 'The Death of Affect'”—David Cronenberg’s obsessions, interests, and cautionary messages in films ranging from Videodrome to Dead Ringers to eXistenZ and much more! The Spectacle of Isolation in Horror Films: Dark Parades is a unique resource of critical analysis for academics working in film and popular culture, film historians, and anyone interested in horror cinema.

Old English Literature and the Old Testament

Old English Literature and the Old Testament [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1442620269
Author: Michael Fox,Manish Sharma
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
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Old English Literature and the Old Testament by Michael Fox,Manish Sharma Book Resume:

It would be difficult to overestimate the importance of the Bible in the medieval world. For the Anglo-Saxons, literary culture emerged from sustained and intensive biblical study. Further, at least to judge from the Old English texts which survive, the Old Testament was the primary influence, both in terms of content and modes of interpretation. Though the Old Testament was only partially translated into Old English, recent studies have shown how completely interconnected Anglo-Latin and Old English literary traditions are. Old English Literature and the Old Testament considers the importance of the Old Testament from a variety of disciplinary perspectives, from comparative to intertextual and historical. Though the essays focus on individual works, authors, or trends, including the Interrogationes Sigewulfi, Genesis A, and Daniel, each ultimately speaks to the vernacular corpus as a whole, suggesting approaches and methodologies for further study.

The Final Fire

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Author: K L Jones
Publisher: Kirsten Jones
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The Final Fire by K L Jones Book Resume:

‘You need to be less black and white ... see the grey between the two; the smoke that hides the mirrors. This life; this strange, wonderful and frankly incredulous life we lead cannot be so starkly viewed. If you believe in black, then you must, by the very laws of logic, believe in white. However, if you invest your belief in neither absolutes and let yourself consider that which lies between … the shifting shades that cannot be defined, then and only then will you become receptive to the endless possibilities that this life has to offer.’ The tenth book in the Isle of Dreams series sees a return to life in the Valley of the Ri, following the lives of the ever-growing family of De Winters.

Gnostic Mysteries of Sex

Gnostic Mysteries of Sex [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1620554224
Author: Tobias Churton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
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Gnostic Mysteries of Sex by Tobias Churton Book Resume:

An exploration of the sexual practices and doctrinal secrets of Gnosticism • Reconstructs the lost world of Gnostic spiritual-erotic experience through examination of every surviving text written by heresiologists • Investigates the sexual gnosis practices of the Barbelo Gnostics of the 2nd century and their connections to the Gnostic Aeon Sophia, the Wild Lady of Wisdom • Explains the vital significance of “the seed” as a sacrament in Gnostic practice Examining every surviving text written by heresiologists, accounts often ignored in favor of the famous Nag Hammadi Library, Tobias Churton reveals the most secret inner teaching passed down by initiated societies: the tradition of sexual gnosis--higher union with God through the sacrament of sex. Discovering actual sex practices hidden within the writings of the Church’s authorities, he reconstructs the lost world of Gnostic spiritual-erotic experience as taught by initiated masters and mistresses and practiced by Christian couples seeking spiritual freedom from the world. Churton explores the practices of the “first Gnostic,” the historical Simon Magus, and explains the vital significance of “the seed” in Gnostic practice, showing it to be the sacramental substance par excellence. He illuminates the suppressed truth of why the name “Valentine” came to be associated with ennobling erotic love and reveals profound parallels between sexual gnosis and Tantra, suggesting that gnosis lies at the root of the tantric path. Solving a millennia-old riddle regarding the identity and secret symbol of Sophia, the mysterious Gnostic “Aeon,” Churton investigates Sophia’s connections to Barbelo, also known as Pruneikos, the Wild Lady of Wisdom, and the central focus of the Barbelo Gnostics of the 2nd century, whose religious sex practices so shocked orthodox Christian contemporaries that they were condemned, their cults of spiritual gnosis and “redemption by sin” driven underground. Churton exposes the mystery of Sophia in the philosophy of the medieval Troubadours and explores William Blake’s inheritance of secret Renaissance sexual mysticism through the revolutionary English poet Andrew Marvell. Showing how Blake’s sexual and spiritual revolution connects to modern sexual magic, Churton also examines the esoteric meaning of the free-love explosion of the 1960s, revealing how sex can be raised from the realm of guilt into the highest magical sacrament of spiritual transformation.

The Angel of the Revolution (Dystopian Novel)

The Angel of the Revolution (Dystopian Novel) [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 802724806X
Author: George Griffith
Publisher: e-artnow
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The Angel of the Revolution (Dystopian Novel) by George Griffith Book Resume:

This eBook has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. The Angel of the Revolution tells the tale of a group of self-styled 'terrorists' who conquer the world through airship warfare. Led by a crippled, brilliant Russian Jew and his daughter, the 'angel' Natasha, 'The Brotherhood of Freedom' establishes a 'pax aeronautica' over the earth after a young inventor masters the technology of flight in 1903. The hero falls in love with Natasha and joins in her war against established society in general and the Russian Czar in particular.

Joss Whedon and Race

Joss Whedon and Race [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 147662657X
Author: Mary Ellen Iatropoulos
Publisher: McFarland
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Joss Whedon and Race by Mary Ellen Iatropoulos Book Resume:

Joss Whedon is known for exploring philosophical questions through socially progressive narratives in his films, television shows and comics. His work critiques racial stereotypes, sometimes repudiating them, sometimes reinvesting in them (sometimes both at once). This collection of new essays explores his representations of racial power dynamics between individuals and institutions and how the Whedonverse constructs race, ethnicity and nationality relationships.

Isaac And Oedipus

Isaac And Oedipus [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1136346406
Author: Wellisch, E
Publisher: Routledge
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Isaac And Oedipus by Wellisch, E Book Resume:

First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man

Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0307790940
Author: Fannie Flagg
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man by Fannie Flagg Book Resume:

“A hilarious, endearing novel.”—Los Angeles Times In Fannie Flagg’s high-spirited first novel, we meet Daisy Fay Harper in the spring of 1952, where she’s “not doing much except sitting around waiting for the sixth grade.” When she leaves Shell Beach, Mississippi, in September 1959, she is packed up and ready for the Miss America Pageant, vowing “I won’t come back until I’m somebody.” But in our hearts she already is. Sassy and irreverent from the get-go, Daisy Fay takes us on a rollicking journey through her formative years on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi. There, at The End of the Road of the South, the family malt shop freezer holds unspeakable things, society maven Mrs. Dot hosts Junior Debutante meetings and shares inspired thoughts for the week (such as “sincerity is as valuable as radium”), and Daisy Fay’s Daddy hatches a quick-cash scheme that involves resurrecting his daughter from the dead in a carefully orchestrated miracle. Along the way, Daisy Fay does a lot of growing up, emerging as one of the most hilarious, appealing, and prized characters in modern fiction. Praise for Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man “Sheer unbeatable entertainment.”—Cosmopolitan “Unforgettable and irresistible.”—Chattanooga Free Press “Side-splittingly funny.”—Cleveland Plain Dealer

The Heart of Betrayal

The Heart of Betrayal [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1627794700
Author: Mary E. Pearson
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
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The Heart of Betrayal by Mary E. Pearson Book Resume:

Held captive in the barbarian kingdom of Venda, Lia and Rafe have little chance of escape . . . and even less of being together. Desperate to save her life, Lia's erstwhile assassin, Kaden, has told the Vendan Komisar that she has a magical gift, and the Komisar's interest in Lia is greater than either Kaden or Lia foresaw. Meanwhile, the foundations of Lia's deeply-held beliefs are crumbling beneath her. Nothing is straightforward: there's Rafe, who lied to her, but has sacrificed his freedom to protect her; Kaden, who meant to assassinate her but has now saved her life; and the Vendans, whom she always believed to be barbarians but whom she now realizes are people who have been terribly brutalized by the kingdoms of Dalbreck and Morrighan. Wrestling with her upbringing, her gift, and her very sense of self, Lia will have to make powerful choices that affect her country, her people . . . and her own destiny.

Arcane Awakenings The Collection (Books 1 - 6)

Arcane Awakenings The Collection (Books 1 - 6) [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10:
Author: Shelley Russell Nolan
Publisher: Shelley Russell Nolan
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Arcane Awakenings The Collection (Books 1 - 6) by Shelley Russell Nolan Book Resume:

Extraordinary abilities. Ruthless adversaries. Handsome allies. All six novellas in one collection. Six young women discover hidden powers that make them the target of unscrupulous adversaries. Only by learning to harness their newfound abilities and work together will they be able to gain their freedom. As they fight to break free, they soon learn that more is at stake than just their lives. Arcane Awakenings - a fast-paced paranormal fantasy novella series

Enticed by an Earl

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Author: Anne Shaw
Publisher: Sherri Shaftic
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Enticed by an Earl by Anne Shaw Book Resume:

A new earl, an eccentric heiress, and a spirited gentleman who will bring them together… Miss Evelyn Diamond: While other girls played with dolls, I was fossil hunting. My lifelong dream is to be a fossilist and gain admittance into the Britain Geographical Society. My parents, however thought my desire was frivolous and that I needed to find a titled gentleman to marry. With my many eccentricities, I was hardly the ideal wife. The only man who understood me was my friend Clayton, but his tastes ran in a different direction. Mr. Clayton Lucas: Evie and I were soul mates in many ways and I loved her like no other. Stuck in the country to care for my elderly father, I depended on Evie to keep me sane. I ached to go back to London and resume my secret life, but alas, I couldn’t just yet. A chance encounter with the new Earl of Wellborn sparked an affair between us and my stay in the country suddenly turned interesting. Zachery, Earl of Wellborn: As a member of the Britain Geographical Society, I inherited a title and debilitated estates that needed an infusion of capital. I had always been curious to follow my attraction for other men and when I met Clayton, I knew I had to see where my attraction would lead. I was shocked when Lady Evelyn asked me to marry her but it made sense to say yes. When she asked Clayton to share our bed, I couldn’t say no.

Uneven Developments

Uneven Developments [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0226675319
Author: Mary Poovey
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
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Uneven Developments by Mary Poovey Book Resume:

Mary Poovey's The Proper Lady and the Woman Writer has become a standard text in feminist literary discourse. In Uneven Developments Poovey turns to broader historical concerns in an analysis of how notions of gender shape ideology. Asserting that the organization of sexual difference is a social, not natural, phenomenon, Poovey shows how representations of gender took the form of a binary opposition in mid-Victorian culture. She then reveals the role of this opposition in various discourses and institutions—medical, legal, moral, and literary. The resulting oppositions, partly because they depended on the subordination of one term to another, were always unstable. Poovey contends that this instability helps explain why various institutional versions of binary logic developed unevenly. This unevenness, in turn, helped to account for the emergence in the 1850s of a genuine oppositional voice: the voice of an organized, politicized feminist movement. Drawing on a wide range of sources—parliamentary debates, novels, medical lectures, feminist analyses of work, middle-class periodicals on demesticity—Poovey examines various controversies that provide glimpses of the ways in which representations of gender were simultaneously constructed, deployed, and contested. These include debates about the use of chloroform in childbirth, the first divorce law, the professional status of writers, the plight of governesses, and the nature of the nursing corps. Uneven Developments is a contribution to the feminist analysis of culture and ideology that challenges the isolation of literary texts from other kinds of writing and the isolation of women's issues from economic and political histories.