Germany, 1939. Two children watch as their parents become immersed in The puzzling mechanisms of power. Siggi lives in the affluent ignorance of middle-class Berlin, her father a censor who excises prohibited words (‘promise’, ‘love’, ‘mercy’). Erich is an only Child living a lush rural life, aware that he is shadowed by strange, unanswered questions. Drawn together as Germany’s hope for a glorious future begins to collapse, the children find temporary refuge in an abandoned theatre amidst..
In this romantic and evocative fantasy, Najwa is a jinni, training to be a spy in the war against the humans. Zayele is a human on her way to marry a prince of..
Лондон, 1910 год. Издательство George Newness, Limited. Издательский переплет, сохранность хорошая. На страницах видны временные пятна. The Heart of a Child..
When she fell pregnant as a teenager in Ireland in 1952, Philomena Lee was sent to the convent at Roscrea in Co. Tipperary to be looked after as a "fallen..
March 1997. A woman has her throat cut behind a bar in Mississippi. Just down the road is a big army base. Is the murderer a local guy - or is he a soldier? ..
“Nothing quite like this has ever been published before,” proclaimed "The Guardian" newspaper about the Neapolitan Novels in 2014. "Those Who Leave and Those..
(FAQ). Jimi Hendrix left the world too soon at the age of twenty-seven, but, despite the brevity of his career, his body of work is as vital to 20th-century..