Tequila Mockingbird

Titre : Tequila Mockingbird
Auteur : Rhys Ford
Éditeur : Dreamspinner Press
ISBN-13 : 9781632160140
Libération : 2014-06-27

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Connor Morgan had everything worked out, but finds a murdered man while on a drug raid and loses his heart to the man's son, Forest.

Sinner s Gin

Titre : Sinner s Gin
Auteur : Rhys Ford
Éditeur : Dreamspinner Press
ISBN-13 : 9781623802486
Libération : 2012-12-01

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There's a dead man in Miki St. John's vintage Pontiac GTO, and he has no idea how it got there. After Miki survives the tragic accident that killed his best friend and the other members of their band, Sinner's Gin, all he wants is to hide from the world in the refurbished warehouse he bought before their last tour. But when the man who sexually abused him as a boy is killed and his remains are dumped in Miki's car, Miki fears Death isn't done with him yet. Kane Morgan, the SFPD inspector renting space in the art co-op next door, initially suspects Miki had a hand in the man's murder, but Kane soon realizes Miki is as much a victim as the man splattered inside the GTO. As the murderer's body count rises, the attraction between Miki and Kane heats up. Neither man knows if they can make a relationship work, but despite Miki's emotional damage, Kane is determined to teach him how to love and be loved - provided, of course, Kane can catch the killer before Miki becomes the murderer's final victim.

Sloe Ride

Titre : Sloe Ride
Auteur : Rhys Ford
Éditeur : Dreamspinner Press
ISBN-13 : 9781634765282
Libération : 2015-09-04

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When a crazed murderer draws closer to Quinn, Rafe’s willing to sacrifice everything—including himself—to keep him safe.

Whiskey and Wry

Titre : Whiskey and Wry
Auteur : Rhys Ford
Éditeur : Dreamspinner Press
ISBN-13 : 9781627980784
Libération : 2013-08-19

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"Sequel to Sinner's Gin" "Sinners Series: Book Two" He was dead. And it was murder most foul. If erasing a man s existence could even be called murder. When Damien Mitchell wakes, he finds himself without a life or a name. The Montana asylum s doctors tell him he s delusional and his memories are all lies: he s really Stephen Thompson, and he d gone over the edge, obsessing about a rock star who died in a fiery crash. His chance to escape back to his own life comes when his prison burns, but a gunman is waiting for him, determined that neither Stephen Thompson nor Damien Mitchell will escape. With the assassin on his tail, Damien flees to the City by the Bay, but keeping a low profile is the only way he ll survive as he searches San Francisco for his best friend, Miki St. John. Falling back on what kept him fed before he made it big, Damien sings for his supper outside Finnegan s, an Irish pub on the pier, and he soon falls in with the owner, Sionn Murphy. Damien doesn t need a complication like Sionn, and to make matters worse, the gunman who doesn t mind going through Sionn or anyone else if that s what it takes to kill Damien shows up to finish what he started.

Still Life with Woodpecker

Titre : Still Life with Woodpecker
Auteur : Tom Robbins
Éditeur : Bantam
ISBN-13 : 0553897942
Libération : 2003-06-17

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Still Life with Woodpecker is a sort of a love story that takes place inside a pack of Camel cigarettes. It reveals the purpose of the moon, explains the difference between criminals and outlaws, examines the conflict between social activism and romantic individualism, and paints a portrait of contemporary society that includes powerful Arabs, exiled royalty, and pregnant cheerleaders. It also deals with the problem of redheads. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Tequila Mockingbird

Titre : Tequila Mockingbird
Auteur : Tim Federle
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9780762448760
Libération : 2013-04-23

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"A gem." -BuzzFeed Even if you don't have a B.A. in English, tonight you're gonna drink like you do! From barflies to book clubs, Tequila Mockingbird is the world's bestselling cocktail book for the literary obsessed. Featuring 65 delicious drink recipes paired with wry commentary on history's most beloved novels, Tequila Mockingbird also includes bar bites, drinking games, and whimsical illustrations throughout. Drinks include: The Pitcher of Dorian Grey Goose The Last of the Mojitos Love in the Time of Kahlua Romeo and Julep A Rum of One's Own Are You There, God? It's Me, Margarita Vermouth the Bell Tolls and more! 2013 Goodreads Choice Award (Food & Cookbooks) Entertainment Weekly Great Gifts for Book Lovers BookPage Best of 2013 Clue on Jeopardy

A Time To Kill

Titre : A Time To Kill
Auteur : John Grisham
Éditeur : Random House
ISBN-13 : 9781407059518
Libération : 2010-04-21

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The multi-million copy bestselling thriller that introduced Jake Brigance to Clanton. This is the book that launched the giant Grisham, that became the film, and then inspired a sequel, Sycamore Row. When Carl Lee Hailey guns down the hoodlums who have raped his ten-year-old daughter, the people of Clanton see it as a crime of blood and call for his acquittal. But when extremists outside Clanton hear that a black man has killed two white men, they invade the town, determined to destroy anything and anyone that opposes their sense of justice. Jake Brigance has been hired to defend Hailey. It's the kind of case that can make or break a young lawyer. But in the maelstrom of Clanton, it is also the kind of case that could get a young lawyer killed.

To Kill A Mockingbird

Titre : To Kill A Mockingbird
Auteur : Harper Lee
Éditeur : Random House
ISBN-13 : 9781473517714
Libération : 2014-07-08

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'Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird.' Voted the most life changing book by a female author. A lawyer's advice to his children as he defends the real mockingbird of Harper Lee's classic novel - a black man charged with the rape of a white girl. Through the young eyes of Scout and Jem Finch, Harper Lee explores with exuberant humour the irrationality of adult attitudes to race and class in the Deep South of the thirties. The conscience of a town steeped in prejudice, violence and hypocrisy is pricked by the stamina of one man's struggle for justice. But the weight of history will only tolerate so much. To Kill a Mockingbird is a coming-of-age story, an anti-racist novel, a historical drama of the Great Depression and a sublime example of the Southern writing tradition.

The Goat Fish and the Lover s Knot

Titre : The Goat Fish and the Lover s Knot
Auteur : Jack Driscoll
Éditeur : Wayne State University Press
ISBN-13 : 9780814342961
Libération : 2017-04-03

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Elmore Leonard said about Jack Driscoll’s stories, “The guy can really write.” And in The Goat Fish and the Lover’s Knot, he once again demonstrates in every sentence the grace and grit of a true storyteller. The ten stories are mostly set in Michigan’s northern lower peninsula, a landscape as gorgeous as it is severe. If at times the situations in these stories appear hopeless, the characters nonetheless, and even against seemingly impossible odds, dare to hope. These fictional individuals are so compassionately rendered that they can hardly help but be, in the hands of this writer, not only redeemed but made universal. The stories are written from multiple points of view and testify to Driscoll’s range and understanding of human nature, and to how “the heart in conflict with itself” always defines the larger, more meaningful story. A high school pitching sensation loses his arm in a public school classroom during show and tell. A woman lives all of her ages in one day. A fourteen-year-old boy finds himself alone after midnight in a rowboat in the middle of the lake with his best friend’s mother. Driscoll is a prose stylist of the highest order — a voice as original as the stories he tells. Lovers of contemporary storytelling will revel in Driscoll’s skill and insight on display in this unique collection.

Understanding To Kill a Mockingbird

Titre : Understanding To Kill a Mockingbird
Auteur : Claudia Durst Johnson
Éditeur : Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN-13 : 0313291934
Libération : 1994-01-01

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Collects documents and commentary illuminating Southern life in the 1950s