Francesca, daughter of a mob boss, dreams of marrying Angelo, her childhood sweetheart. But the cruel Senator Keaton has other plans: he will marry her to get revenge on the young woman's father. Resigned, Francesca's only wish is to return to Angelo's arms; Wolfe's only goal is revenge. But soon, F..
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Published in 1875 after appearing in serial form, “The Way We Live Now” is widely acknowledged to be the masterpiece of Anthony Trollope’s prolific Victorian career. The novel is a scathing satire which Trollope wrote upon returning to England after traveling abroad. Trollope was horrified to discov..
How to read signs in every cloud, breeze, hill, street, plant, animal, and dewdrop, The weather changes as we walk around a tree or turn down a street, There is a secret world of weather – one that we all live in, but very few see, Each day we pass dozens of small weather signs that reveal what the ..
A certain college girl who's loved books ever since she was a little girl dies in an accident and is reborn in another world she knows nothing about. She is now Myne, the sickly five-year-old daughter of a poor soldier. To make things worse, the world she's been reborn in has a very low literacy rat..
Myne finally begins to adjust to his new life, but is unable to forget his love of reading. With the arrival of winter, she intends to experiment with different techniques: papyrus, clay tablets ..., anything with which she can make her beloved books. However, before getting down to work, he must ta..
Myne continues his bookish adventure and tries everything to craft paper as he helps Otto at the city gate and prepares for the baptism of his sister, Tuuli. She tries to make fake papyrus from plant fibers during the winter and bake clay tablets during the spring, but fails miserably. However, her ..
Myne has achieved his first goal: to become an apprentice merchant. With the help and financing of Benno, a young merchant, he will be able to buy the materials needed to make paper and be one step closer to making his dream of living surrounded by books a reality. But her knowledge of the business ..
Myne meets Fridda, the Guild's dean's granddaughter, whom he makes exclusive hair ornaments, and a beautiful friendship emerges between them. Additionally, Myne and Lutz enthusiastically prepare for their winter jobs, determined to become successful merchants with Benno's help. Everything seems to b..
Myne advances further into book-making so that she can have books to read. Her disease is known as “the Devouring,” and upon learning that it requires an exorbitant amount of money to cure, she resolves to stay alive by selling her knowledge from her past life. But despite her best efforts, the Devo..
The day of Myne's baptism has arrived. However, she faints during the ceremony and, when she awakens in an unfamiliar room, Myne discovers a library. Knowing that she is not allowed to read the books she keeps, she decides to become an apprentice priestess and, after speaking with the patriarch and ..