The Icon collection in the

The Icon collection in the

В альбоме Иконопись из собрания Третьяковской галереи представлены 50 шедевров древне-русской иконописи из собрания Третьяковской галереи. Издание снабжено подробными комментариями, описаниями клейм и указателем. Напечатан с разрешения Патриарха Московского и Всея Руси Алексия II.

495 р.
Middle School Get Me Out

Middle School Get Me Out

After sixth grade, the very worst year of his life, Rafe Khatchadorian thinks he has it made in seventh grade. He's been accepted to art school in the big city and imagines a math-and-history-free fun zone. Wrong! It's more competitive than Rafe ever expected, and to score big in class, he needs to find a way to turn his boring life into the inspiration for a work of art. His method Operation Get a Life!.......

525 р.
The Oxford Murders

The Oxford Murders

On a balmy summer's day in Oxford an old lady who once helped decipher the Enigma Code is killed. After receiving a cryptic anonymous note containing only the address and the symbol of a circle, Arthur Seldom, a leading mathematician, arrives to find the body.Then follow more murders - an elderly man on a life-support machine is found dead with needle marks in this throat the percussionist of an orchestra at a concert at Blenheim Palace dies before the audience's very eyes - seemingly unconnected except for notes appearing in the maths department, for the attention of Seldom. Why

369 р.
The Purcell Papers 3

The Purcell Papers 3

Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu was an Irish writer of Gothic novels, one of the most influential ghost story writers of the nineteenth century. The Purcell Papers is a collection of early works of the author, united by one vivid dark theme. All these stories are a prime example of Victorian Gothic art, which inspired a whole genre.

314 р.
Kartography

Kartography

Shortlisted for the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize.By the acclaimed winner of the Women's Prize for Fiction 2018.Soul mates from birth, Karim and Raheen finish one another's sentences, speak in anagrams and lie spine to spine. They are irrevocably bound to one another and to Karachi, Pakistan. It beats in their hearts - violent, polluted, corrupt, vibrant, brave and ultimately, home. As the years go by they let a barrier of silence build between them until, finally, they are brought together during a dry summer of strikes and ethnic violence and their relationship is poised between strained friendship and fated love..

670 р.
Generation Next

Generation Next

The bestselling debut novel from YouTube sensation Oli White. CONTAINS EXCLUSIVE BONUS CONTENT!Things haven't been easy for Jack recently - life as a teenager has its ups and downs. But when he meets a new group of friends, who are every bit as geek as they are chic, his luck seems to be changing. Each of the group is talented and when they pool together to create Generation Next, an incredible new kind of social media platform, it's clear that they're on to something special.What if your Instagram account grew by hundreds of thousands of followers overnight, and big companies

599 р.
John Jago s Ghost

John Jago s Ghost

William Willcie Collins was an English novelist, playwright, and short story writer. This Collins' work were classified at the time as sensation novel , a genre seen nowadays as the precursor to detective and suspense fiction. John Jago's Ghost, is a novella based on the Boorn Brothers murder case..

231 р.
The Body in the Birches

The Body in the Birches

At home on Sanpere Island, Maine, caterer and amateur sleuth Faith Fairchild discovers that real estate can be murder, especially when it s all in the family, in this twenty-second book in the popular mystery series. The Fourth of July is one of the hottest on record and even the breeze off Penobscot Bay can t seem to cool things down for Faith Fairchild and the rest of the folks on Sanpere Island. But the fireworks are just beginning. After the celebrations are over, Faith discovers a body in the woods near The Birches, an early twentieth-century cottage.

436 р.
Kitchen

Kitchen

Kitchen juxtaposes two tales about mothers, transsexuality, bereavement, kitchens, love and tragedy in contemporary Japan, It is a startlingly original first work by Japan's brightest young literary star and is now a cult film...When Kitchen was first published in Japan in 1987 it won two of Japan's most prestigious literary prizes, climbed its way to the top of the bestseller lists, then remained there for over a year and sold millions of copies. Banana Yoshimoto was hailed as a young writer of great talent and great passion whose work has quickly earned a place among the best of modern literature

400 р.
The Christmas Stocking and Other

The Christmas Stocking and Other

Its Christmas morning. The tree is decorated, the presents are wrapped and the turkeys in the oven. Outside the first flakes of snow are beginning to fall. AND HERE IT IS! A personal present from Katie Fforde six NEW perfectly themed seasonal short stories, guaranteed to make this your happiest Christmas ever

645 р.
Fire Blood

Fire Blood

Centuries before the events of A Game of Thrones, House Targaryen the only family of dragonlords to survive the Doom of Valyria took up residence on Dragonstone. Fire Blood begins their tale with the legendary Aegon the Conqueror, creator of the Iron Throne, and goes on to recount the generations of Targaryens who fought to hold that iconic seat, all the way up to the civil war that nearly tore their dynasty apart.What really happened during the Dance of the Dragons Why was it so deadly to visit Valyria after the Doom What were Maegor the

1650 р.
Mathematical walks A collection of

Mathematical walks A collection of

В этой книге мы собрали очень разных людей, жизнь которых оказалась связана с математикой, или просто полностью ей посвящена. И я с огромным удовольствием читал воспоминания близко мне знакомых людей, удивлялся и радовался прежде всего тому, что появилась на свет такая замечательная книга. А е потенциальный успех я бы измерил количеством тех мальчишек, которые выберут эту профессию, как в свое время е выбрал я .Александр Кулешов, академик РАН, ректор Сколтеха.Кто они, люди, которые занимаются математикой профессионально Что происходит с математикой сегодня Мы слышим истории про светящихся мышек, коллайдеры, берестяные грамоты и новые пилюли от

1180 р.
The Years Between the Acts

The Years Between the Acts

This volume brings together Virginia Woolf s last two novels, The Years 1937 which traces the lives of members of a dispersed middle-class family between 1880 and 1937, and Between the Acts 1941 , an account of a village pageant in the summer preceding the Second World War which successfully interweaves comedy, satire and disturbing observation.Rewriting the traditional family saga and the pageant, these unsettling novels provide extraordinary critiques of Englishness and English identity while pursuing compelling existentialist and psychological themes such as the nature of time, memory, personal relationships and sexual desire. Their tightly constructed narratives

205 р.
The Man Who Wasn t

The Man Who Wasn t

On the side of a mountain in Sweden, six bodies have been found. Skeletons, more precisely. These bodies were buried a long time ago.And for Sebastian Bergman that just makes the investigation into who they are, who killed them, and why, even more complex. Because Bergman has, of course, found himself on the investigating team. At first it was a chance to escape his ex-girlfriend and spend some time with his daughter, Vanja. An opportunity to try and build a relationship with her before it's too late.But soon he finds that he's more involved than he would ever want to

530 р.
The Witness

The Witness

Abigail Lowery has a dark and terrifying secret. Aged just sixteen, she witnessed a shocking mafia murder. Narrowly escaping with her life, she was forced to leave her old identity - even her real name - behind for good..

712 р.
Warriors Power of Three 3

Warriors Power of Three 3

Erin Hunter's 1 nationally bestselling Warriors series continues in Warriors Power of Three now featuring fierce new art. The third book in this third series, Warriors Power of Three 3 Outcast, brings more adventure, intrigue, and thrilling battles to the epic world of the warrior Clans.A secret prophecy shapes the lives of Firestar's grandchildren, and Jaypaw believes that the cats of the ancient Tribe of Rushing Water may hold the key. But when he, Hollypaw, and Lionpaw travel to the Tribe's mountain home, they may discover secrets they never expected.....

380 р.
The Night Manager

The Night Manager

At the start of it all, Jonathan Pine is merely the night manager at a luxury hotel. But when a single attempt to pass on information to the British authorities - about an international businessman at the hotel with suspicious dealings - backfires terribly, and people close to Pine begin to die, he commits himself to a battle against powerful forces he cannot begin to imagine. In a chilling tale of corrupt intelligence agencies, billion-dollar price tags and the truth of the brutal arms trade, John le Carre creates a claustrophobic world in which no one can be trusted.

515 р.
Llittle Aunt Crane

Llittle Aunt Crane

In the last days of World War II, the Japanese occupation of Manchuria has collapsed. As the Chinese move in, the elders of the Japanese settler village of Sakito decide to preserve their honour by killing all the villagers in an act of mass suicide. Only 16-year-old Tatsuru escapes. But Tatsuru's trials have just begun. As she flees, she falls into the hands of human traffickers. She is sold to a wealthy Chinese family, where she becomes Duohe - the clandestine second wife to the only son, and the secret bearer of his children. Against all odds, Duohe forms an

598 р.
Master of the Game

Master of the Game

She is the symbol of success, the beautiful woman who parlayed her inheritance into an international conglomerate. Winner of a unique position among the wealthy and world-renowned. And shes a survivor, indomitable as her father, the man who returned from the edge of death to wrench a fortune in diamonds from the bleak South African earth. Now, celebrating her ninetieth birthday, Kate surveys the family she has manipulated, dominated, and loved the fair and the grotesque, the mad and the mild, the good and the evil - her winnings in life. Is she the... MASTER OF THE GAME

345 р.
Escalofrios Horror Landia 3 Sangre

Escalofrios Horror Landia 3 Sangre

Para un atleta como Matt Daniels, el desayuno es la comida mas importante del dia. Tambien la mas peligrosa... Alguien esta por jugarle una broma de muy mal gusto. La receta es simple anade Sangre de Monstruo.Como si los problemas de Matt no fueran suficientes, el chico tambien recibe una invitacion al parque HorrorLandia. Podra Matt sobrevivir el terrorifico parque de diversiones

260 р.
Ghostly Tales 3 Ghost Stories

Ghostly Tales 3 Ghost Stories

Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu was an Irish writer of Gothic novels, one of the most influential ghost story writers of the nineteenth century. Ghost Stories of Chapelizod is a collection of three brief mystical stories The Village Bully , The Sextons Adventure and The Spectre Lovers - set in the suburban village of Chapelizod.

332 р.
The Forsyte Saga Volume 1

The Forsyte Saga Volume 1

Volume 1 The Man of Property Interlude Indian Summer of a Forsyte.Цикл произведений Сага о Форсайтах Джона Голсуорси на английском языке, вошел в серию книг зарубежной классики. Зарубежная классика читай в оригинале коллекция, которая собрана из бессмертных произведений великих мастеров пера, написанных ими на их родном языке. Книги из этой серии помогут читателю углубл нно изучать иностранные языки, обогатят его внутренний мир и по-новому откроют произведения известных классиков. Учись английскому у Джона Голсуорси! Неадаптированное издание.

314 р.
Tono-Bungay

Tono-Bungay

Herbert George Wells 1866 1946 was an English writer. He was prolific in many genres, writing dozens of novels, short stories, and works of social commentary, but he is now best remembered for his science fiction novels. Tono-Bungay is a semiautobiographical and social novel in the vein of Charles Dickens. It is a story of young George Ponderevo, who leaves college to help his Uncle Edward market Tono-Bungay, a worthless medicine...

818 р.
The Holy Flower

The Holy Flower

Brother John, who has been living in Africa for many years, gives Allan Quatermain the largest orchid he has ever seen. Later, in England, he has a meeting with Mr. Somers, an orchid collector who is prepaired to finance an expedition to search for the plant Join Allan as he sets out to find this rare orchid... and finds something more.

633 р.
Tales of Blue Water

Tales of Blue Water

Arthur Conan Doyle was a British writer best known for his detective fiction featuring the character Sherlock Holmes. His works also include fantasy and science fiction, as well as plays, romances, non-fiction and historical novels. Tales of Blue Water is a collection of short stories about the sea. Mixing adventure, romance, and humor, these tales present an interesting view of life in the sea..

297 р.
The Icon collection in the

The Icon collection in the

В альбоме Иконопись из собрания Третьяковской галереи представлены 50 шедевров древне-русской иконописи из собрания Третьяковской галереи. Издание снабжено подробными комментариями, описаниями клейм и указателем. Напечатан с разрешения Патриарха Московского и Всея Руси Алексия II.

495 р.
Ficciones

Ficciones

Jorge Luis Borges es un legendario prosista, poeta y publicista argentino. La prosa de Borges se destaca ante todo por sus fantasias laconicas, refl exiones sobre problemas fi losofi cas de fondo que adoptan la forma de historias de aventuras o detectivescas. De Ficciones forman parte narraciones tan famosas como Tres versiones de Judas , La biblioteca de Babel , Pierre Menard, autor del Quijote , Funes el memorioso y otras...

321 р.
I Love You Too Much

I Love You Too Much

In the sixth arrondissement, thirteen-year-old Paul is adrift in a sea of wealth, pretence and an obsession with status. Struggling with a self-absorbed mother who doesn t pay him any attention and her new boyfriend Gabriel who is chasing his dream of becoming a rockstar, all while trying to form a connection with his own narcissistic father, Paul is desperate to be loved. Always overlooked, it is only a matter of time before he sees something he isn t supposed to see .Longing for connection, Paul comforts himself with the beauty of Paris gorging on its sweet confections

670 р.
The Road To Lichfield

The Road To Lichfield

The Road to Lichfield is the Booker Prize shortlisted first novel by Penelope Lively, published as a Penguin Essential for the first time on the 40th anniversary of its publication.Ann Linton leaves her family in Berkshire and sets up camp in her father's house when he is taken into a nursing home in distant Lichfield. As she shares his last weeks she meets David Fielding, and the love they share brings her feelings into sharp focus. Deeply felt, beautifully controlled, The Road to Lichfield is a subtle exploration of memory and identity, of chance and consequence, of the intricate weave

459 р.
The Sherlockian

The Sherlockian

The Sherlockian. Издание на английском языке.

420 р.
The American Future

The American Future

Книга для чтения на английском языке.

699 р.
Middle School Get Me Out

Middle School Get Me Out

After sixth grade, the very worst year of his life, Rafe Khatchadorian thinks he has it made in seventh grade. He's been accepted to art school in the big city and imagines a math-and-history-free fun zone. Wrong! It's more competitive than Rafe ever expected, and to score big in class, he needs to find a way to turn his boring life into the inspiration for a work of art. His method Operation Get a Life!.......

525 р.
Moscow in old photographs late

Moscow in old photographs late

This publication is an attempt to reconstruct some of the largely forgotten pages from Moscows life at the turn of the 19th century, to present a broad cross-section of its community from a governor-general to a shady dosser on the basis of widely diverse masterworks by renowned Russian photographers active at that time. The photographs have been selected from the major collections belonging to. The Central State Archives of Cinematic and Photographic Documents in St. Petersburg, one of the basic sources of photographic material on the Emperor Nicholas II coronation festivities and other State events that took place in Moscow

743 р.
Plays by George Bernard Shaw

Plays by George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw demanded truth and despised convention. He punctured hollow pretensions and smug prudishness coating his criticism with ingenious and irreverent wit. In Mrs. Warren s Profession, Arms and the Man, Candida, and Man and Superman, the great playwright satirizes society, military heroism, marriage, and the pursuit of man by woman..

160 р.
The Speckled Band Level 2

The Speckled Band Level 2

Two years ago her sister, Julia, died in mysterious circumstances. Now Helen is terrified that her life is in danger. Can the brilliant detective, Sherlock Holmes, solve Julia's murder and save Helen . ...

471 р.
Green Hills Of Africa

Green Hills Of Africa

Green Hills of Africa is Ernest Hemingway's lyrical journal of a month on safari in the great game country of East Africa, where he and his wife Pauline journeyed in December 1933. Hemingway's well-known interest in - and fascination with - big-game hunting is magnificently captured in this evocative account of his trip. It is an examination of the lure of the hunt and an impassioned portrait of the glory of the African landscape and of the beauty of a wilderness that was, even then, being threatened by the incursions of man.

550 р.
The Goldfinch

The Goldfinch

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2014. Aged thirteen, Theo Decker, son of a devoted mother and a reckless, largely absent father, survives an accident that otherwise tears his life apart. Alone and rudderless in New York, he is taken in by the family of a wealthy friend. .

790 р.
Twixt Land Sea Tales

Twixt Land Sea Tales

Joseph Conrad was a Polish-British writer regarded as one of the greatest novelists to write in the English language. Though he did not speak English fluently until his twenties, he was a master prose stylist who brought a non-English sensibility into English literature.The stories contained in this volume take rank with the most mature and romantic of his work. The charming love and adventure of the life which he depicts in remote places confirm the growing belief that he is among the greatest of living creative writers.

428 р.
David Copperfield Level 3 Книга

David Copperfield Level 3 Книга

His father dies before David is bom, but he is a very happy young boy - until his mother marries cruel Mr Murdstone. This is only the first of many changes, both good and bad, that David faces as he grows up and finally becomes a famous writer. This well-loved story invites us to share David's happiness and sorrow, and get to know all the fascinating people, both good and bad, he meets along the way. CD .

744 р.
The Voyage of the Dawn

The Voyage of the Dawn

A beautiful paperback edition of The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, book five in the classic fantasy series, The Chronicles of Narnia. This edition is complete with cover and interior art by the original illustrator of Narnia, Pauline Baynes. A king and some unexpected companions embark on a voyage that will take them beyond all known lands. As they sail farther and farther from charted waters, they discover that their quest is more than they imagined and that the worlds end is only the beginning. The Voyage of the Dawn Treader is the fifth book in C. S. Lewiss classic

520 р.
Burnt Shadows

Burnt Shadows

August 9th, 1945, Nagasaki. Hiroko Tanaka steps out onto her veranda, taking in the view of the terraced slopes leading up to the sky. She is twenty-one and on the verge of marrying Konrad Weiss. In a split second, the world turns whiteIn the numbing aftermath of a bomb that obliterates everything she has known, all that remains are the bird-shaped burns on her back, an indelible reminder of the world she has lost.In search of new beginnings, Hiroko travels to Delhi to find Konrad's relatives and falls in love with their employee, Sajjad Ashraf. As the years unravel, new

670 р.
The Stone Flower Книга для

The Stone Flower Книга для

Prokopych, a stone carver, takes in an orphan named Danila. With Prokopych s help, Danila develops into a very skilled stone carver. Danila hears the story of the Stone Flower, which belongs to the Mistress of Copper Mountain and begins to think about the Stone Flower all the time. On the day before Danila s wedding to Katya, Danila goes to Serpent Hill in search of the Stone Flower and meets the Mistress of Copper Mountain. Danila begs her to show him the Stone Flower, so she takes him to the Magic Garden. Will Danila stay with the Mistress of

596 р.
Alex and Eliza

Alex and Eliza

1777. Albany, New York. As battle cries of the American Revolution echo in the distance, servants flutter about preparing for one of New York society s biggest events the Schuylers grand ball. Descended from two of the oldest and most distinguished bloodlines in New York, the Schuylers are proud to be one of their fledgling country s founding families, and even prouder still of their three daughters Angelica, with her razor-sharp wit Peggy, with her dazzling looks and Eliza, whose beauty and charm rival that of both her sisters, though she d rather be

599 р.
The Fandom

The Fandom

Violet and her friends love being part of the fandom for The Gallows Dance. But at Comic-Con, they re somehow catapulted into the story itself for real. Trapped in a twisted world where they ve accidentally killed the original hero, Rose, there s only one way to survive Violet must fill Rose s shoes and put the plot back on track. No story is worth dying for... is it

1395 р.
The Acronis Chronicles

The Acronis Chronicles

Хроники Acronis захватывающая фантастическая история.о приключениях молодой девушки по имени Акронис и ее.брата-автогонщика в мире Формулы-1 . .Книга на английском языке

346 р.
Urban Worrier

Urban Worrier

Hunched exhausted at his computer one ordinary Monday morning, world-class workaholic Nick Thorpe has reached the end of his tether. Fearing for his health and family life, he knows something has to change. But where to start when trying too hard is part of the problem.

445 р.
Miss Treadway the Field of

Miss Treadway the Field of

Soho. 1965, When an American actress disappears from the Galaxy Theatre, her young dresser, Anna Treadway is determined to find out what happened to her.Anna's search will lead her through a London she barely knew existed a city of reggae clubs and back street doctors, of dangerous prejudice and unexpected allies. She is aided by a disparate group of emigres, each carrying secrets of their own.But before she can discover the truth about Iolanthe, Anna will need to open herself to her past, her present and the possibility of love..

585 р.
Animal Camouflage Level 2 Книга

Animal Camouflage Level 2 Книга

Explore our World CLIL Readers are graded readers from levels 1-6. They cover a range of subjects and themes, promoting Content and Language Integrated Learning CLIL ..Animal Camouflage Science explores the amazing ways animals are able to disguise themselves in order to survive.. What colour are many arctic animals . How can a caterpillar scare a bird . Which spider has got a clever hiding place .

1199 р.
Tender Is the Night

Tender Is the Night

Tender is the Night 1934 , tells the story of the rise and fall of Dick Diver, a promising young psychoanalyst, and his wife, Nicole, who is also one of his patients. The early 1930s, when Fitzgerald worked on the book, were the darkest years of his life, and the novel's bleakness reflects the author's own experiences.

402 р.
Введение в канадоведение Для российских

Введение в канадоведение Для российских

Учебное пособие посвящено комплексному изучению Канады. В сборнике отражены основные вехи исторического, общественно-политического и культурного развития страны - от заселения североамериканского континента до настоящего времени. Исследовано формирование канадского общества и государственности в исторической перспективе, показано влияние различных факторов на культуру страны аборигенного, французского, британского и иммиграционного. Обращено внимание на кризисные и противоречивые явления в канадском обществе, прослежено развитие канадско-российских отношений. Материалы публикуются на английском языке. Пособие адресовано историкам, культурологам, регионоведам, политологам, социологам, филологам и всем интересующимся Канадой.

825 р.
The Prisoner of Zenda

The Prisoner of Zenda

English gentleman Rudolf Rassendyll arrives in the country of Ruritania on the eve of King Rudolf the Fifth s coronation. That night, the king is abducted and held prisoner in a castle in the small town of Zenda. Rassendyll, who bears an uncanny resemblance to the monarch, is persuaded to impersonate him in order to stop his villainous half-brother, Prince Michael, from seizing the throne. Determined to rescue the king and restore him to his rightful place, Rassendyll attempts to free him, but can he defeat the dastardly Count Rupert of Hentzau who stands in his way A swashbuckling adventure

905 р.
London Phtography книга на английском

London Phtography книга на английском

Born in 1985 in Saint-Petersburg, Russia, Xenia McBell currently lives and works in London. She studied Philology at Saint Petersburg State University, Russia 2005 Economics at the University of Surrey, Guildford, UK 2009 and Photography at the London College of Communication, UK 2010 . Photography is a self-thought passion. Inspired by the works of authors such as Sarah Moon, Diane Arbus, Peter Witkin and Paolo Roversi, she experiments with collage, photo-montage and light drawing techniques, and focuses her photographic practice on catching ephemeral moments of reality, trying to express the subconscious.

418 р.
The Fever

The Fever

In this impossible-to-put-down panic attack of a novel, a small-town high school becomes the breeding ground for a mysterious illness.Deenie Nash is a diligent student with a close-knit family her brother Eli is a hockey star and her father is a popular teacher. But when Deenie's best friend is struck by a terrifying, unexplained seizure in class, the Nashes' seeming stability dissolves into chaos. As rumors of a hazardous outbreak spread through school, and hysteria and contagion swell, a series of tightly held secrets emerges, threatening to unravel friendships, families, and the town's fragile sense of security.A

475 р.
Прекрасная Нивернезка La Belle-Nivernaise Книга

Прекрасная Нивернезка La Belle-Nivernaise Книга

Предлагаем вниманию читателей трогательную историю маленького найденыша Виктора, которого подобрал на парижской улице добродушный папаша Луво. хозяин баржи Прекрасная Нивернезка . В книге приводится полный оригинальный текст повести с комментариями, заданиями и словарем. Для учащихся 5-11 классов гимназий и школ с углубленным изучением французского языка.

221 р.
Thus Spake Zarathustra

Thus Spake Zarathustra

Фридрих Ницше - легендарный немецкий философ, который одним из первых подверг сомнению причинность воли, единое основание мира и возможность рационального обоснования поступков, а также вв л понятие Сверхчеловек .. Так говорил Заратустра - самая известная книга Ницше, представляющая собой одновременно философский и поэтический трактат-размышление, в котором подняты вопросы о гениальности, воле к власти и, конечно же, о христианских ценностях, бессмертии души и сверхчеловеке..Читайте зарубежную литературу в оригинале

830 р.
A Tragic Kind of Wonderful

A Tragic Kind of Wonderful

The heart-rending and inspiring novel from the critically acclaimed author of NOT IF I SEE YOU FIRST.How can you have a future if you can t accept your past Mel Hannigan doesn t have it easy. Mourning the death of her firework of a brother, facing the loss of three friendships that used to mean everything to her and struggling to deal with a condition that even her closest friends don t know about. To protect herself and everyone else, Mel tries to lock away her heart, to live quietly without pain but also without hope.Until the plight

530 р.
Ulysses

Ulysses

Ulysses, first published in February 1922, is considered to be one of the most important works of modernist literature, and has been called a demonstration and summation of the entire modernist movement .

712 р.
A Moveable Feast

A Moveable Feast

Hemingway's memories of his life as an unknown writer living in Paris in the twenties are deeply personal, warmly affectionate and full of wit. Looking back not only at his own much younger self, but also at the other writers who shared Paris with him - James Joyce, Wyndham Lewis, Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald - he recalls the time when, poor, happy and writing in cafes, he discovered his vocation. Written during the last years of Hemingway's life, his memoir is a lively and powerful reflection of his genius that scintillates with the romance of the city.

495 р.
Sidney Chambers and The Persistence

Sidney Chambers and The Persistence

It is May 1971 and the Cambridgeshire countryside is bursting into summer. Archdeacon Sidney Chambers is walking in a bluebell wood with his daughter Anna and their ageing Labrador Byron when they stumble upon a body. Plunged into another murder investigation, Sidney discovers a world of hippies and psychedelic plants, where permissive behaviour seems to hide something darker.This is the first of many disturbing secrets that Sidney unearths beneath the tranquil surface of the diocese a celebrated photographer is accused of rape a priceless religious text vanishes from a Cambridge college the authentication of a lost masterpiece

580 р.
Alices Adventures in Wonderland

Alices Adventures in Wonderland

Вашему вниманию предлагается книга Алиса в Стране чудес на английском языке.

237 р.
The Portrait of Dorian Gray

The Portrait of Dorian Gray

Dorian remembered the wish he had made at Basil s. He had said that he wished the portrait would grow old and ugly while he remained young and beautiful. But could such things come true Dorian didn t think so. But what about the portrait It had changed...

561 р.
Return to Woodbury

Return to Woodbury

Return to Woodbury by Jay Bonansinga is the eighth novel in Robert Kirkmans The Walking Dead spin-off series, is based on the award-winning comic books and blockbuster television show.She has weathered over four years of the apocalypse. She has done things that she would not have dreamt of doing in her darkest nightmares. But she has survived. And now, she has staked a claim in the plague-ravaged city of Atlanta. It is a safe haven for her people, rising high above the walker-ridden streets.But for Lilly Caul, something is missing...She still dreams of her former home, the little village known

580 р.
The Oxford Murders

The Oxford Murders

On a balmy summer's day in Oxford an old lady who once helped decipher the Enigma Code is killed. After receiving a cryptic anonymous note containing only the address and the symbol of a circle, Arthur Seldom, a leading mathematician, arrives to find the body.Then follow more murders - an elderly man on a life-support machine is found dead with needle marks in this throat the percussionist of an orchestra at a concert at Blenheim Palace dies before the audience's very eyes - seemingly unconnected except for notes appearing in the maths department, for the attention of Seldom. Why

369 р.
The Purcell Papers 3

The Purcell Papers 3

Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu was an Irish writer of Gothic novels, one of the most influential ghost story writers of the nineteenth century. The Purcell Papers is a collection of early works of the author, united by one vivid dark theme. All these stories are a prime example of Victorian Gothic art, which inspired a whole genre.

314 р.
La prisonniere

La prisonniere

La Prisonniere est le cinquieme tome de A la recherche du temps perdu de Marcel Proust publie en 1923 a titre posthume. Le theme principal de ce volume est l'amour possessif et jaloux qu'eprouve le narrateur pour Albertine. La loi surveille, la soupconne de liaisons homosexuelles, essaie de retenir chez lui. A la derniere page du roman, la domestique Franchise apprend au narrateur qu'Albertine est partie sans prevenir. Cet evenement inattendu marque le passage de La Prisonniere a Albertine disparue .

785 р.
An Echo of Murder

An Echo of Murder

London, 1870 The body of a Hungarian immigrant is found dead in what appears to be a ritualistic killing, with a bayonet through his heart, his fingers broken and his body surrounded by seventeen blood-dipped candles. At first, Commander William Monk of the Thames River Police suspects the killer is from within the community, but when another murder takes place, Monk fears the immigrants are being targeted by an outsider.Meanwhile, Hester is reunited with a doctor who had been left for dead on a Crimean battlefield. Traumatised by his experiences, Fitz has made his way home via Hungary and

565 р.
The Lord of Rings

The Lord of Rings

The armies of the Dark lord are massing as his evil shadow spreads ever wider. Men, Dwarves, Elves and Ents unite forces to do battle against the Dark. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam struggle further into Mordor in their heroic quest to destroy the One Ring. ....

1250 р.
Devil s Day

Devil s Day

After the blizzard of a century ago, it was weeks before anyone got in or out. By that time, what had happened there, what the Devil had done, was already fable.Devil's Day is a day for children now, of course. A tradition it's easy to mock, from the outside. But it's important to remember why we do what we do. It's important to know what our grandfathers have passed down to us.Because it's hard to understand, if you're not from the valley, how this place is in your blood.That's why I came back, with Kat it wasn't just because

595 р.
La Dame aux Camelias

La Dame aux Camelias

Дама с камелиями. Зарубежная классика читай в оригинале коллекция, которая собрана из бессмертных произведений великих мастеров пера, написанных ими на их родном языке. Книги из этой серии помогут читателю углубленно изучать иностранные языки, обогатят его внутренний мир и по-новому откроют произведения известных классиков. Учись французскому у Александра Дюма

269 р.
To Kill A Mokingbird

To Kill A Mokingbird

Харпер Ли Убить пересмешника .Когда Харпер Ли было всего пять лет, в небольшом городке Скоттсборо, штат Алабама, проходили судебные разбирательства по делу о предполагаемых изнасилованиях двух белых женщин девятью молодыми чернокожими. Подозреваемых чуть было не линчевали еще до суда. Несмотря на медицинское заключение, согласно которому женщины не были изнасилованы, суд присяжных, состоявший только из белых, признал виновными и приговорил к смертной казни всех обвиняемых, за исключением самого младшего, тринадцатилетнего. На протяжении последующих шести лет в ходе апелляционного процесса большинство из этих обвинений сняли и все обвиняемые, за исключением одного, были освобождены. Эта история произвела сильное впечатление на девочку

253 р.
The Coldest War

The Coldest War

In Ian Tregillis' The Coldest War, a precarious balance of power maintains the peace between Britain and the USSR..

402 р.
Astrologic

Astrologic

Middle school is full of fun and challenges for the girls in this popular series! Convincingly conveys the social pressures... A cheer-worthy blend of fluff and substance. Publishers Weekly.Reading in Spanish.

260 р.
Fish and seafood to share

Fish and seafood to share

Ideal for the foodie who loves entertaining and wants to recreate restaurant quality food without the fuss, Prawn on the Lawn is a collection of quick, fresh, healthy and delicious fish and seafood recipes.This contemporary and fresh take on fish cookery comes from the trendiest fish restaurant on the block, and lays bare their simple techniques for creating amazing food with maximum impact.Chapters include Cold Tapas, Hot Tapas, Large Plates, Sides, Desserts Cocktails.Named by The Sunday Times as one of The top 100 restaurants in the UK , Prawn on the Lawn offers sharing plates with a difference.

699 р.
The Rooster Bar

The Rooster Bar

They dreamed of changing the world. Instead they're facing a mountain of debt and no hope of a future.Mark, Todd and Zola are starting to realise it's not even worth graduating from law school. They're better off hanging out at The Rooster Bar, plotting how to dodge the loan sharks.But maybe there's another way. Maybe they know enough about the law to pass as lawyers.Because it turns out the crooked hedge fund billionaire who owns their law school also runs the bank that arranged their student loans.And it's time justice was served. Even if it means taking on the FBI

520 р.
Shelter

Shelter

Kyung Cho is a young father burdened by a house he can t afford. For years, he and his wife, Gillian, have lived beyond their means. Now their debts and bad decisions are catching up with them, and Kyung is anxious for his family s future.A few miles away, his parents, Jin and Mae, live in the town s most exclusive neighborhood, surrounded by the material comforts that Kyung desires for his wife and son. Growing up, they gave him every possible advantage private tutors, expensive hobbies but they never showed him kindness. Kyung can hardly bear to see them

788 р.
The Emperor and the Nightingale

The Emperor and the Nightingale

Luxurious hardback editions foster pride in book ownership and enthusiasm for reading. Each of these four exciting new stories is a classic story or fable, retold with simple text to delight and inspire any child who is just beginning to read..

470 р.
La Fille Aux Yeux D

La Fille Aux Yeux D

Оноре де Бальзак - не только один из самых известных французских писателей, но и основоположник реализма в литературе Европы. Златоокая девушка - новелла, являющаяся частью эпопеи Человеческая комедия . Автор рисует неповторимую картину Парижа, описывая и выворачивая наизнанку все слои общества, исследуя его пороки и добродетели. .Читайте зарубежную литературу в оригинале!.

218 р.
The idiot

The idiot

Предлагаем вниманию англоязчыного читателя один из самых известных романов великого русского писателя Ф. М. Достоевского 1821-1881 Идиот в переводе Евы Мартин.

650 р.
Jezebel s Daughter

Jezebel s Daughter

Filled with drama and unexpected plot twists, Collins' Jezebel's Daughter is based on a play, The Red Vial, which was produced in 1858. A story of intrigue, betrayal and misplaced trust, revolves around Mrs. Fontaine, a sinister widow who uses her dead husband's poisons and antidotes to control the futures of those around her. Filled with forensic details found in the best detective fiction, Jezebel's Daughter is remarkable in the way it handles the treatment of mental illness at the turn of the 20th Century.

609 р.
A History of Loneliness

A History of Loneliness

It has taken John Boyne fifteen years and twelve novels to write about his home country of Ireland but he has done so now in his most powerful novel to date, a novel about blind dogma and moral courage, and about the dark places where the two can meet..

610 р.
Trigger Warning

Trigger Warning

Short Fictions and Disturbances. A collection of short fiction by Gaiman, including previously published pieces of short fiction - stories, verse, a Doctor Who story, and a new tale that revisits the world of American Gods.

491 р.
Tales of Pirates

Tales of Pirates

Arthur Conan Doyle was a British writer best known for his detective fiction featuring the character Sherlock Holmes. His works also include fantasy and science fiction, as well as plays, romances, non-fiction and historical novels. Tales of Pirates is a volume collecting short stories about sea and pirate adventures. Mixing adventure, romance, and humor, these tales offer an interesting look at pirate life..

236 р.
The Touchstone

The Touchstone

Edith Wharton 1862 1937 was an American novelist and short story writer. Her works show the lives of people of the late nineteenth century, the times of decline in American history. She was the first woman to receive the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 1921. Wharton also was familiar with many famous people of the time, including President Theodore Roosevelt. The Touchstone tells the story of Stephen Glennard, a man whose career is almost over. He does not have money to marry the woman he loves, and in despair, he sells the private letters that his

248 р.
Diary of a Pilgrimage They

Diary of a Pilgrimage They

Jerome Klapka Jerome was an English writer and humourist. Diary of a Pilgrimage is a story of a journey to see the famous Passion Play at Oberammergau, which has been performed every ten years since 1634. The book is a witty account of this journey, part travelogue and part social commentary. They and I is a charming story in which fiction is intertwined with autobiographical motifs, and humor goes side by side with delicate lyricism. How difficult for an English gentleman, burdened not only with self-esteem, but also with three teenage children, settle in a country house Is it

723 р.
The Husband s Secret

The Husband s Secret

At the heart of the top ten bestselling The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty is a letter that's not meant to be read . . .Mother of three and wife of John-Paul, Cecilia discovers an old envelope in the attic. Written in her husband's hand, it says to be opened only in the event of my death. Curious, she opens it - and time stops..

655 р.
The Strain Book I of

The Strain Book I of

An epic battle for survival begins between man and vampire in The Strain the basis for the FX series and the first book in a heart-stopping trilogy from one of Hollywood s most inventive storytellers and a critically acclaimed thriller writer..

580 р.
The Girl on the Via

The Girl on the Via

Rome, 1944. Robert is a lonely American soldier looking for a girl. Lisa is cold and hungry, obliged to seek work at Mamma Pulcini's house on the Via Flaminia. Their lives come together in what should be a simple exchange, a temporary arrangement without love or complication. But in a city broken by war, its people defeated, nothing is simple. Based on Alfred Hayes'own experiences of wartime Italy, this spare, searing novel exposes the dark complexities of the relationship between men and women, victor and vanquished..

579 р.
Ithaca

Ithaca

Summer 2009, and eleven-year-old Jason Lowry is preoccupied with thoughts of the Da he has never known. In the meantime, his vodka-swilling, swings-from-the-hip Ma is busy entertaining her latest boyfriend and indulging her fondness for joyriding.Jason escapes to the Swamp a mysteriously rising pool of fetid water on the outskirts of the town. There, he meets the girl, a being as lost as himself, and with even less regard for reality. Together, they conjure exotic adventures - from ancient Egypt to the search for Ithaca, home of Odysseus. But what begin as innocent flights of fancy soon become forays

715 р.
The Headsman The Abbaye des

The Headsman The Abbaye des

James Fenimore Cooper was a prolific and popular American writer of the first half of the 19th century. His historical romances of frontier and Indian life in the early American days created a unique form of American literature. One of the Cooper's European trilogy, The Headsman is set in Switzerland. The novel was inspired by one of Cooper's trips during his European travels in 1832. It explores a number of themes related to how society structures itself, including justice, authority, friendship, parental relationships, love and marriage.

944 р.
Little Dorrit Poverty

Little Dorrit Poverty

When Arthur Clennam returns to England after many years abroad, he takes a kindly interest in Amy Dorrit, his mother's seamstress, and in the affairs of Amy's father, William Dorrit, a man of shabby grandeur, long imprisoned for debt in Marshalsea prison..As Arthur soon discovers, the dark shadow of the prison stretches far beyond its walls to affect the lives of many, from the kindly Mr Panks, the reluctant rent-collector of Bleeding Heart Yard, and the tipsily garrulous Flora Finching, to Merdle, an unscrupulous financier, and the bureaucratic Barnacles in the Circumlocution Office. A masterly evocation of the state and

882 р.
Die Last

Die Last

12 DEAD GIRLS. As dawn breaks on a snowy February morning, a refrigerated lorry is found parked in the heart of Londons Chinatown. Inside, twelve women, apparently illegal immigrants, are dead from hypothermia.13 PASSPORTS. But in the cab of the abandoned death truck, DC Max Wolfe of West End Central finds thirteen passports.WHERE IS SHE The hunt for the missing woman will take Max Wolfe into the dark heart of the world of human smuggling, mass migration and 21st-century slave markets, as he is forced to ask the question that haunts our time. What would you do for a

515 р.
The Intrusions

The Intrusions

When a distressed young woman arrives at the police station station claiming her friend has been abducted, and that the man threatened to return and claim her next , Detectives Carrigan and Miller are thrust into a terrifying new world of stalking and obsession.Taking them from a London hostel, where backpackers and foreign students share dorms and failing dreams, to the emerging threat of online intimidation, hacking, and control, The Intrusions explores disturbing contemporary themes with all the skill and dark psychology for which Stav Sherez s work has been so acclaimed.Under scrutiny themselves, and with old foes and

635 р.
Mad

Mad

What if you could take the life you'd always wanted Alvie has always been in the shadow of her glamorous sister Beth.So when she's invited to her identical twin's luxurious Sicilian villa, Alvie accepts.Who wouldn't want seven days in the sun With Beth's hot husband, the cute baby, the fast car and of course, the money.The thing is it's all too good to let go . . . and her sister Beth isn't the golden girl she appears.It's Alvie's chance to steal the life that she deserves.If she can get away with it..

550 р.
A Room of One s

A Room of One s

In this extraordinary essay, Virginia Woolf examines the limitations of womanhood in the early twentieth century. With the startling prose and poetic licence of a novelist, she makes a bid for freedom, emphasizing that the lack of an independent income, and the titular room of one s own , prevents most women from reaching their full literary potential.As relevant in its insight and indignation today as it was when first delivered in those hallowed lecture theatres, A Room of One s Own remains both a beautiful work of literature and an incisive analysis of women and their place in

815 р.
Victoria Abdul Movie Tie-in

Victoria Abdul Movie Tie-in

History s most unlikely friendship this is the astonishing story of Queen Victoria and her dearest companion, the young Indian Munshi Abdul Karim.In the twilight years of her reign, after the devastating deaths of hertwo great loves Prince Albert and John Brown Queen Victoria meets tall and handsome Abdul Karim, a humble servant from Agra waiting tables at her Golden Jubilee. The two form an unlikely bond and within a year Abdul becomes a powerful figure at court, the Queen s teacher, her counsel on Urdu and Indian affairs, and a friend close to her heart. This marked the beginning

732 р.
Маленькая принцесса Книга для чтения

Маленькая принцесса Книга для чтения

Маленькая принцесса роман английской писательницы Френсис Б рнетт, написанный в 1905 году, в наше время входит в топ-100 детских книг, рекомендованных Национальной Ассоциацией Образования Америки для детского чтения. Главная героиня романа, Сара Кру, переживет множество невзгод, но, благодаря пытливому уму и любознательности, останется настоящей принцессой в любой жизненной ситуации и в конце концов станет счастливой. Книга позволит юным читателям задуматься о том, что такое дружба и честность...Неадаптированный текст на языке оригинала снабжен постраничными комментариями и словарем..

221 р.
Black Panther Prelude

Black Panther Prelude

Wakanda. The most technologically advanced nation in the world is protected by the mighty BLACK PANTHER! Before this fall's BLACK PANTHER film, learn how T'CHALLA became the legendary hero of Wakanda in this ALL-NEW, NEVER-BEFORE-TOLD tale set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe! See how the mantle was passed to the future king, in a time when super heroes were just emerging in the larger world............

969 р.
Some Rain Must Fall and

Some Rain Must Fall and

The debut work, a short story collection from the bestselling, critically acclaimed author of Under the Skin, The Crimson Petal and the White and The Book of Strange New Things.Michel Faber's short stories reveal an extraordinarily vivid imagination, a deep love of language and an adventurous versatility. Playful, yet profoundly moving, wickedly satirical yet sincerely humane, these tales never fail to strike unexpected chords. 'Some Rain Must Fall' juxtaposes the tragic circumstances of traumatised schoolchildren with the interior monologue of a teacher/psychologist enlisted to aid their recovery. In the pseudo-sci-fi 'Fish' a mother tries to protect her child in a

598 р.
Breakfast of Champions

Breakfast of Champions

High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Breakfast of Champions, or Goodbye Blue Monday is a 1973 novel by the American author Kurt Vonnegut. Set in the fictional town of Midland City, it is the story of two lonesome, skinny, fairly old white men on ......

711 р.
The Mysterious Lodger

The Mysterious Lodger

Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu was an Irish writer of Gothic novels, one of the most influential ghost story writers of the nineteenth century. While being one of the early works, The Mysterious Lodger is still considered as a fine example of horror fiction classics by one of the most prominent authors of the genre..

341 р.
Coelho The Alchemist

Coelho The Alchemist

Every few decades a book is published that changes the lives of its readers for ever. Paulo Coelho's The Alchemist is such a book. With over 30 million copies sold worldwide and translated into 63 languages, The Alchemist has already achieved the...

545 р.
The Shadow Sister

The Shadow Sister

Following on from the bestselling The Seven Sisters and The Storm Sister, The Shadow Sister is the third book in Lucinda Riley's spellbinding series, loosely based on the mythology of the Seven Sisters star cluster.Star D'Apliese is at a crossroads in her life after the sudden death of her beloved father - the elusive billionaire, named Pa Salt by his six daughters, all adopted by him from the four corners of the world. He has left each of them a clue to their true heritage, but Star - the most enigmatic of the sisters - is hesitant to step out

530 р.
Life of Napoleon Volume 1

Life of Napoleon Volume 1

Walter Scott 1771 1832 was a Scottish historical novelist, poet, and playwright. Although he was an advocate and legal administrator by profession, Scott is most famous for his great literary works and activities in the Royal Highland Society. As the title suggests, Life of Napoleon is a monumental biographical work representing the study of France during the Napoleonic Era. In an attempt to convey an accurate picture of events, Sir Walter Scott visited the Waterloo, and also interviewed officers engaged in the battle. The book is also based on The British governments to archives dealing with

723 р.
Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath

Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath

In spite of being ejected from Miss Bodycote's Female Academy in Canada, twelve-year-old Flavia de Luce is excited to be sailing home to England. But instead of a joyous homecoming, she is greeted on the docks with unfortunate news Her father has fallen ill, and a hospital visit will have to wait while he rests. But with Flavia's blasted sisters and insufferable cousin underfoot, Buckshaw now seems both too empty--and not empty enough. Only too eager to run an errand for the vicar's wife, Flavia hops on her trusty bicycle, Gladys, to deliver a message to a reclusive wood-carver.

420 р.