Author: Peter Frensdorf

Publisher: Peter Frensdorf

ISBN: 1409250733


Page: 556

View: 9904

Bravado is a work of fiction rich in glamour and intimacy, set against a backdrop of the high-pressure world of the rich and famous. Jennifer Barrows is a young freelance reporter who meets Paul Berg, a young boxer who surprises her with his character and down-to-earth nature. Jennifer is immediately attracted to Paul and doesn't understand why at the end of their evening together, he snubs her obvious sexual attraction to him, leaving her frustrated. In her anger, she writes an article that is highly critical of Paul.This leads to the couple separating and going their separate ways. Jennifer's life takes a twist she could never have imagined in her wildest dreams. One day, attending a concert of the famous pop-star Domino, Paul cannot believe his eyes, because that girl is.... his Jennifer!The story is ripping along, and there is always something happening to keep the reader turning the pages, desperate to find out what happens next.


Author: Scottee

Publisher: Oberon Books

ISBN: 1786823357

Category: Drama

Page: 48

View: 2192

Scottee grew up around strong, brave and violent men and boys. Bravado is his memoir of working-class masculinity from 1991 to 1999 as seen by a sheep in wolves’ clothing, exploring the graphic nature of maleness and the extent it will go to succeed. Blood, spit and tears are set against the drunken backdrop of aggressive sensitivity and Oasis songs. (This text is not for the weak hearted – it includes graphic accounts of violence, abuse, assault and sex.)

Sweet Bravado

Author: Alicia Meadowes

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 0446568279

Category: Fiction

Page: 209

View: 8146

It was not a marriage made in heaven. It was a union decreed in her will by Aunt Sophie. She planned to end the feud between two branches of her family by naming joint heirs. Valentin Vicount Ardsmore, and Nicole Harcourt, daughter of his disgraced uncle and a French ballet dancer, would inherit Aunt Sophie's fortune only if they married each other.

Bravery or Bravado? The Protection of News Providers in Armed Conflict

Author: Nina Burri

Publisher: Hotei Publishing

ISBN: 9004288856

Category: Political Science

Page: 468

View: 2446

In Bravery or Bravado? The Protection of News Providers in Armed Conflict, Nina Burri offers the first comprehensive analysis on how international law protects professional and citizen journalists, photographers, cameramen and their support staff during times of war.


A Poetry Anthology

Author: Matthew Chau

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781982029210


Page: 130

View: 6106

a small collection of personal poetry - for only eyes who wish to seek it.

Tales of Extreme Endurance

Endurance Planet's Big Book of Bravado

Author: Ben Greenfield

Publisher: Price World Publishing

ISBN: 1619841347

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: N.A

View: 9101

Are you ready to be inspired? This book contains amazing tales of extreme endurance from athletes around the globe. These aren't pros or elites - these are everyday people who decided to step outside their comfort zone and attempt to achieve the extraordinary. You'll get to read stories that include: - An amateur athlete's emotional journey through his first 50 mile race. - An amazing weight loss journey that resulted in crossing the Ironman finish line with just 34 seconds to spare. - A heart that begins to fail during the heat of competition in an ultra-endurance event. - The 7 million steps of a Pacific Crest Trail adventure. - An HIV+ triathlete who defies the odds and keeps on competing. - The story of an epic 155 mile bicycle climb. - An office manager who runs the Inca Trail to Macchu Pichu. - And much more! Brought to you by, the web's top source of endurance sports fanaticism, this book is guaranteed to thrill, amaze, entertain and inspire.

Bouncers & Bravado

Author: Stu Armstrong

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781497589322

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 102

View: 2630

Stu Armstrong is an exciting new author from the North East of England. His first book 'The Diaries of a Doorman - A Collection of True Short Stories', released in December 2013 has been a surprise smash hit and gained Amazons prestigious 5 star review rating. Stu was so overwhelmed by the amazing response from his readers and the demand for a second book in the series that, 'The Diaries of a Doorman Volume 2 - Bouncers & Bravado' is now here! Back by popular demand with the next instalment of Diaries of a Doorman, 'The Diaries of a Doorman Volume 2 - Bouncers & Bravado' is a further collection of true short stories based on the years that Armstrong has worked on the doors in the UK and abroad. This book is another real insight into the funny, tragic and completely bizarre people and experiences encountered by a Doorman. Yes, maybe there is a bit of artistic license in there, but only a bit. Names have been changed to protect the innocent, and the guilty! Far from just more of the same Armstrong delves deeper and darker into the murky world of Bouncers both in the UK & Abroad, with his unique writing style developing this, the second instalment of 'The Diaries of a Doorman' is sure to be another critically acclaimed smash hit. For more information about the Author Stu Armstrong please visit or find us on Facebook and follow Stu on Twitter @ukbouncers

Bravado Brothers

Author: Ildefonso Soto, Jr.

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781987593426


Page: 308

View: 6958

In a world where American organized crime once dominated the Chicago streets with an iron fist, hitmen Sebastian, Fabian and Khan Rodriguez, along with their childhood best friend, Franco "Frankie" Alvarez are still in the game. But everything comes crashing down when they find themselves set up on a hit gone wrong, forcing them on the lam from their employer, the only remaining powerful Jewish Mafia. Given the green light to hunt them down and return them back to Chicago, dead or alive, the Rodriguez brothers' childhood friend, Sean "Red" McLoughlin, tracks them across the Midwest. He is confronted with the discouraging task of choosing family over friendship, and uncovering a disheartening truth that questions his integrity and loyalty.

African American Psychology

From Africa to America

Author: Faye Z Belgrave,Kevin W Allison

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780761924715

Category: Psychology

Page: 441

View: 4864

African American Psychology, written by Faye Z. Belgrave & Kevin W. Allison, serves as an integrated resource that is sure to spark many such discussions about contemporary theory and research in this rapidly expanding field. Considering both the traditional American psychology literature as well as the more recent Africentric scholarship, this book offers comprehensive coverage of the research and theory that have developed over the past two decades. African American Psychology offers a timely broad-based overview of key topics and research specifically relevant to the psychology of African American culture.

Ras Bravado

Author: John Walter Paisley

Publisher: N.A


Category: African Americans

Page: 140

View: 9626



Conquering the Fears of Changing Jobs

Author: Greg Sparks

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781478383543

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 124

View: 3663

Fear abounds today in the job market for a variety of reasons. Emotional upheaval wreaks havoc on everyone if fear is allowed to control your mind, body, and soul. In Bravado! Greg Sparks shows you how to Win the "Emotional Mind Games" that often cripple people, offers much needed encouragement, and provides hope to those who have been trampled and beaten down. Greg has lived in fear in the past and is committed to live there no more. Within each of you is the courage to challenge and conquer your fears. Bravado! leads you down the path to following your dreams. Now is the time to conquer fear and lead an extraordinary life. Be Afraid, But Do It Anyway! Twitter @GregSparks93


Abenteuer Afrika - allein vom Kap nach Kairo

Author: Alexander Bernhardt

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783981131246

Category: Africa, East

Page: 272

View: 7346


Black Women and Popular Culture

The Conversation Continues

Author: Adria Y. Goldman,VaNatta S. Ford,Alexa A. Harris,Natasha R. Howard

Publisher: Lexington Books

ISBN: 0739192299

Category: Social Science

Page: 356

View: 7676

Black Women and Popular Culture: The Conversation Continues provides cutting-edge research in its analysis of the representation of Black women in popular culture and the potential implications of those images and messages. This compilation inspires critical thought and adds to the discussion on the various roles of Black women in popular culture.

Pathways to Literacy Excellence

10-11 years. Level B

Author: Jude Scott

Publisher: Ready-Ed Publications

ISBN: 1863976264

Category: Language arts (Primary)

Page: 64

View: 4202

An intensive language study program designed to increase reading and spelling expertise through exploring a multitude of phonetic possibilites. For students with a spelling and reading age of 10-11 years.

Daily Dosage from Him to Her

Author: Voss Bravado

Publisher: FriesenPress

ISBN: 177097296X


Page: 80

View: 8760

In this collection of text messages in print, Voss Bravado shares the importance and meaning of another person in his life. It is both romantic and comical at times, but mostly it lets her know she is being thought of on a daily basis. This is a book compiled with well-received messages sent by Voss to the woman that shares his goals of balancing romance, a career, raising children, while challenging each other to pursue greater possibilities together and as individuals.