Two Chinese teenagers are sent to a village in the middle of nowhere to complete a process of “re-education” established by Mao Zedong. Under subhuman conditions and almost no chance of returning home, everything changes with the appearance of a clandestine suitcase filled with western literature. /..
My name is Amy Gumm. I landed in Oz, where Good is Wicked, Wicked is Good, and the Wicked Witches taught me my true calling: Assassin. The way to stop Dorothy from destroying Oz—and Kansas—is to kill her. Now it’s up to me to: join the Witches, fight for Oz, save Kansas, and stop Dorothy once and fo..
What to do when the greatest TV show ever has come to an end and you no longer have meth-related drama to get you through the long winter nights? You create a cookbook full of references to the story of our favorite chemistry teacher. Baking Bad is full of delicious recipes created in homage to the ..
Do open floor plans really work? Are annual performance reviews necessary? Dr. David Burkus is an influential business school professor who challenges many of the established principles of business management. He’s found that fundamental management practices are wrong and misguided. / ¿Funcionan re..
A frozen Siberian hell lost in endless night. The perfect location for an underground Russian research station. It's a place so secret it doesn't officially exist; once there, the scientists are forbidden to leave. But one scientist is desperate to get a message to the outside world. / Los montes d..
2000: The wreckage of a downed WWII fighter plane is discovered near Russia's Ukrainian border. The aircraft belonged to Natalya Azarova, ace pilot and pin-up girl for Soviet propaganda. Her fate is unknown. Was she a German spy who faked her own death, as the Kremlin claims? Her lover, Valentin Orl..
This is a perfect companion for all those who want the convenience of carrying a cookbook and a shopping list all-in-one! It looks like an oversized bookmark, but allows every cook the accessibility of carrying over 74 recipes in a purse, backpack, briefcase, or whatever you like, to make eating in ..
Three years ago, Andres ran away from his home, family, and country to travel the world. Days of fun and nights of games replace his old memories. He has nearly managed to erase the memories he wants to forget, until one morning, after a wild night, he receives a call that will radically change his ..
It was indisputably love at first sight. But Victoria Lyndon was merely the teenaged daughter of a vicar... while Robert Kemble was the dashing young earl of Macclesfield. Surely what their meddlesome fathers insisted must have been true-that he was a reckless seducer determined to destroy her innoc..
A filmmaker that is past his prime loses his best friend and reflects about the place in our lives that is occupied by death, about the pain the loss of a loved one inflicts on us, and the promises of life. Philippe Claudel regales us with a sharp meditation on the close link between life and death...
Fresia cook in the baking contest; Lily and her incidents combing the animals in the zoo; the misadventures of Jasmine the fortuneteller and the unknown future; and nerves of Rosa ballerina when she gets on stage. Books to have fun, dream and grow a little more. / Fresia cocinera en el concurso de ..
Fresh out of high school, Karl Ove moves to a remote fishing village to work as a teacher. He has no interest in the job itself – or in any other job for that matter. His sole aim is to save money and start writing. All starts off well, but as the nights grow longer, his life takes a darker turn. / ..