Tangled Love

Drei Romane in einem eBook

Author: Emma Chase


ISBN: 3736306776

Category: Fiction

Page: 920

View: 6320

Was denken Männer? Lesen Sie "Tangled" und finden Sie es heraus! Wer wird denn gleich von Liebe sprechen?! Drew Evans ist sexy und erfolgreich - ein Gewinnertyp. Millionendeals verhandelt er, ohne mit der Wimper zu zucken, und Frauen verführt er mit einem Lächeln allein. An die Liebe hat Drew noch nie einen Gedanken verschwendet; sich zu binden ist für ihn eine absolute Horrorvorstellung! Doch das alles ändert sich schlagartig, als Kate Brooks in seiner Firma eingestellt wird. Sie ist die erste Frau, die sich nicht so einfach von ihm um den Finger wickeln lässt. Dabei ist Drew es doch gewohnt, immer zu bekommen, was er will ... Nichts als Ärger mit der Liebe Zwei Jahre nach ihrem "Happy End" müssen Drew und Kate feststellen, dass es gar nicht so leicht ist, glücklich bis ans Ende ihrer Tage zu leben. Drew ist Kates große Liebe, sie könnte sich keinen anderen Mann an ihrer Seite vorstellen. Doch dann verpasst ein Missverständnis ihrem Glück einen heftigen Dämpfer - und Kate muss einsehen, dass Drew für den nächsten Schritt in ihrer Beziehung vielleicht doch noch nicht so wirklich bereit ist ... Liebe nur in Ausnahmefällen Als Matthew Fisher der hübschen Dee Dee Warren begegnet, weiß er auf Anhieb, dass sie die richtige Frau für ihn ist. Doch Dee hält ihn für einen arroganten Playboy von der Sorte, wie sie ihr schon mehr als einmal das Herz gebrochen hat. Eine feste Beziehung mit ihm kommt für sie überhaupt nicht in Frage. Es wird nicht leicht für Matthew, Dee vom Gegenteil zu überzeugen. Aber er ist sich sicher, dass diese Frau jeden Aufwand wert ist. "Heiß und unglaublich komisch. Eine Liebesgeschichte, die so schön ist, dass man sich wünscht, sie möge nie zu Ende gehen." Bookish Temptations Drei Romane der New-York-Times-Bestseller-Reihe in einem eBook!

Tangled Love

Author: Rosemary Morris

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781772992151

Category: Fiction

Page: 314

View: 3526

Tangled Love is the story of two great estates. The throne has been usurped by James II's daughter and son-in-law, Mary and William of Orange. In 1693, loyal to his oath of allegiance, ten-year old Richelda's father must follow James to France. Before her father leaves, he gives her a ruby ring she will treasure and wear on a chain round her neck. In return, Richelda swears an oath to try to regain their ancestral home, Field House. By the age of eighteen, Richelda's beloved parents are dead. She believes her privileged life is over. At home in dilapidated Belmont House, her only companions are her mother's old nurse and her devoted dog, Puck. Clad in old clothes, she dreams of elegant dresses, and trusts her childhood friend Dudley, a poor parson's son, who promised to marry her. Richelda's wealthy aunt takes her to London and arranges her marriage to Viscount Chesney, the new owner of Field House. Richelda is torn between love for Dudley and her oath to regain Field House, where it is rumoured there is treasure. If she finds it, Richelda hopes to ease their lives. However, while searching for it, will her life be in danger?

Tangled Love on Pelican Point

Author: Karice Bolton

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781535349901


Page: 350

View: 6351

Sophie Bristol works two jobs-sometimes three-and is surrounded by people falling in love and that's great. Really, it's great. It's not like she ever thought she'd find that perfect someone. After all, she learned he probably only exists in some far away land with talking wildlife and glass slippers, and that works perfectly for her busy schedule. Not to mention she experienced the worst divorce in island history between her parents, and she got to be there for every painful second to warp her view on the subject. And let's not forget her stepmom has only learned to like Sophie once she began helping take care of her dad after his stroke. So to say love isn't a priority is an understatement. Life hasn't been easy, not that she ever expected it to be, and she's fine with the hand she's been dealt. Really, she is fine. But when Sophie falls for a rock star, it will take more than a fairy godmother to make love work in the real world.

The Eleventh Son

A Novel of Martial Arts and Tangled Love

Author: Long Gu,Rebecca S. Tai

Publisher: Homa & Sekey Books

ISBN: 1931907161

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 366

View: 4480

Xiao, the Great Bandit, rescues the beautiful Shen several times, which plants the seed of love in both of them. But Shen is married to a rich man who is also an outstanding martial artist. Xiao has his own secret admirer, Feng, an attractive swordswoman with a quick temper. Xiao is drawn into a messy fight for the legendary Deer Carver. Before he can take any action, Shen's grandmother is murdered, and Xiao is named the killer. It appears that things are spinning out of control...One of the top three Chinese martial arts fiction writers, Gu Long wrote 69 novels, many of which have been adapted for TV or cinema.

When We Were on Fire

A Memoir of Consuming Faith, Tangled Love, and Starting Over

Author: Addie Zierman

Publisher: Convergent Books

ISBN: 1601425465

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 240

View: 535

In the strange, us-versus-them Christian subculture of the 1990s, a person’s faith was measured by how many WWJD bracelets she wore and whether he had kissed dating goodbye. Evangelical poster child Addie Zierman wore three bracelets asking what Jesus would do. She also led two Bible studies and listened exclusively to Christian music. She was on fire for God and unaware that the flame was dwindling—until it burned out. Addie chronicles her journey through church culture and first love, and her entrance—unprepared and angry—into marriage. When she drops out of church and very nearly her marriage as well, it is on a sea of tequila and depression. She isn’t sure if she’ll ever go back. When We Were on Fire is a funny, heartbreaking story of untangling oneself from what is expected to arrive at faith that is not bound by tradition or current church fashion. Addie looks for what lasts when nothing else seems worth keeping. It’s a story for doubters, cynics, and anyone who has felt alone in church.

Stolen Halo's

Author: Flame

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1504986695

Category: Poetry

Page: 118

View: 4627

Its called Stolen Halos cause we all have done our part because in Flames heart, we all have done our part, and he sees things through other peoples lives.

Love on the Racks

A History of American Romance Comics

Author: Michelle Nolan

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 1476604908

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 246

View: 3637

For the better part of three decades romance comics were an American institution. Nearly 6000 titles were published between 1947 and 1977, and for a time one in five comics sold in the U.S. was a romance comic. This first full-length study examines the several types of romance comics, their creators and publishing history. The author explores significant periods in the development of the genre, including the origins of Archie Comics and other teen publications, the romance comic “boom and bust” of the 1950s, and their sudden disappearance when fantasy and superhero comics began to dominate in the late 1970s.

Tangled Thing Called Love

Life and Love on the Lam

Author: Juliet Rosetti

Publisher: Loveswept

ISBN: 0345549155

Category: Fiction

Page: 280

View: 4377

Janet Evanovich’s Stephanie Plum has Ranger and Joe. Now Juliet Rosetti makes readers swoon with Mazie Maguire and her hot-to-trot boy toy, Ben Labeck. So get tangled up in a clever romance with enough mystery to keep you on your toes until the very end! Mazie’s boyfriend—photojournalist and sex god Ben Labeck—might be trouble on two very strong, very sexy legs, but he’s got no idea what he’s signing up for when he invites himself along to the family farm in Quail Hollow to meet the Maguires. Mazie knows that bringing a guy home is a recipe for disaster, especially when she’s not sure whether their relationship is serious or just seriously steamy. That goes double when she finds herself reluctantly squeezing back into a bikini and sash for the anniversary of a supposedly cursed local beauty pageant. All this is wreaking havoc on Mazie’s love life. Suddenly Ben’s too busy playing gentleman farmer on the Maguire estate to indulge in a more discreet kind of play in Mazie’s bed. And when he’s not tilling the soil, he’s digging up dirt on the Curse of Miss Quail Hollow. Maybe that swimsuit competition isn’t such a bad way to get Ben’s attention back where it belongs—and get him to admit that he’s head-over-heels in love with her. Praise for Tangled Thing Called Love “With humor to rival Sophie Kinsella and romance and mystery akin to Janet Evanovich, [Juliet] Rosetti’s title has something to appeal to most contemporary romance fans.”—Library Journal “I highly suggest that anyone who enjoys fun, funny, romantic mysteries, similar in heart to Janet Evanovich’s work, check out Juliet Rosetti’s Tangled Thing Called Love.”—Aya M. Productions “The banter between Mazie and Ben is still sharp and witty.”—Clue Review “It is not very often that a book makes me laugh out loud and this one did. I loved the characters and the author’s style of writing.”—Twin Spin “Funny, witty, sexy and suspenseful . . . The writing is flawless.”—Globug & Hootie Need a Book Praise for the Mazie Maguire series Crazy for You “Mazie is a klutz in the spirit of Stephanie Plum. . . . She’s a take-life-by-the-horns kind of person that I want to know. Quirky, delightful fun . . . More Mazie, please.”—Barbara Vey, Publishers Weekly “I can still remember how happy I felt while reading the book.”—Keeper’s Book Reviews “A light read, with laughter abound . . . truly hilarious.”—Literarily Illumined “[Juliet Rosetti is] a great story teller and I know I will read everything she writes.”—Book-Loving The Escape Diaries “I can’t say enough good things about this fun, delightful book. It’s a quick read that will have you calling your friends to have them read it so you can all talk about it.”—Barbara Vey, Publishers Weekly Includes a special message from the editor, as well as excerpts from other Loveswept titles.

Tangled Up In Love

A Funny Sexy Yarn

Author: Heidi Betts

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks

ISBN: 9781429918749

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

View: 7176

Ever since Dylan Stone beat Veronica Chasen out of a prime position at the Cleveland Courier, they've been bitter rivals, engaging in a very public war of words in their competing newspaper columns. They routinely challenge each other to go bungee jumping, white water rafting, or into tattoo parlors to see who will wimp out first. But Veronica's latest taunt may be Dylan's toughest assignment yet: She dares him to learn to knit. Dylan is not going to let something his grandmother can do scare him off. He's man enough to make a scarf—and attend Veronica's weekly knitting circle. But when the infuriatingly handsome Dylan shows up at the craft shop and charms all the ladies, Veronica starts to get all knotted up in something that feels a lot like love...

This Tangled Thing Called Love

Author: Marie Astor

Publisher: Novel Holdings, LLC


Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 650

From New York Times & USA Today Bestselling Author! Claire Chatfield has everything a girl could possibly wish for: looks, a promising career, and an engagement ring from one of New York's most eligible heir-bachelors! Life should be a dream and yet, it does not feel like one... When an enigmatic new neighbor, Alec Brunell, moves into an apartment above from Claire's, Claire is surprised to find herself wondering whether the choices she has made in her life are worth following through. In order to secure his place as his father's successor, David Lawson must settle down with a wife befitting the future head of Lawson Enterprises - and who could fit the prerequisite better than lovely Claire Chatfield? There is just one glitch - David Lawson is in love with another woman. Alec Brunell has never lacked for women's attention, but he finds himself at a loss when faced with his downstairs neighbor, Claire Chatfield. Still, her iciness only adds fuel to his fire, as Alec is determined to change Claire's view of him. This Tangled Thing Called Love follows the story of four people searching for love - will they have the courage to find it?


Tangled love

Author: สายไหม,Saimai

Publisher: Love Garden Publishing

ISBN: 6163749626


Page: N.A

View: 5559

“ถ้าพี่เป็นฮาเดสอาจจะทำยิ่งกว่าก็ได้ พี่ไม่ยอมปล่อยให้โอกาสหลุดมือหรอก จะอย่างไรก็ต้องคว้ามาให้ได้ ถ้าคนเราดูแลตัวเองไม่ได้ ทำให้หัวใจตัวเองบอบช้ำ แล้วจะดูแลใครได้ ถ้าแม้กระทั่งเสียงเรียกในหัวใจตัวเองก็ไม่สนใจ พี่เชื่อว่าคนเราต้องดูแลตัวเองและครอบครัวก่อน ก่อนที่จะมองไปที่สังคม แต่พี่จะไม่ให้สังคมมาเป็นตัวกำหนดชีวิตของพี่ อยากได้อะไรต้องพยายาม อะไรก็ไม่ไกลเกินเอื้อม แค่ต้องเอื้อมให้ถึงเท่านั้นเอง” “พี่ศิน” นวิยาเงยหน้าขึ้นมาสบตากับชายหนุ่ม ชักจะไม่ค่อยแน่ใจแล้วว่าเธอกับเขากำลังคุยกันเรื่องตำนานกรีกความรักระหว่างเพอร์เซโฟนีกับฮาเดสหรือว่าเรื่องระหว่างเธอกับเขากันแน่ “น้องยากำลังปฏิเสธและหนีหัวใจตัวเองอยู่ใช่ไหม ที่ต้องการอยู่ห่างกับพี่ก็เพราะว่าเริ่มมีใจให้พี่ แต่คิดว่าตัวเองกำลังแย่งโชอยู่ก็เลยจะหนี น้องยาพยายามบอกกับตัวเองว่าความรู้สึกที่เกิดขึ้นไม่ใช่เรื่องจริง เป็นเรื่องที่ไม่สมควรให้เกิด เอากฎเกณฑ์และข้อกำหนดของสังคมมาเป็นตัวเหนี่ยวรั้งหัวใจไม่ให้แสดงออกมา พี่พูดถูกไหมล่ะ?”

A Tangled Web of Love & Lies

Author: John J. Archer

Publisher: Nazarite Limited Publishing


Category: Fiction

Page: 20

View: 4185

‘Tangled Web of Lies & Love’ is a short story. When Norman Bronn dies having achieved superhuman feats the media jump on the story that he may have discovered a pill ‘HBe’ which helped him maximise his potential. His Brother Richard is even summoned by the president of the United States of America, who seems to have an over the top interest in the matter. Maybe it’s the pressure of the job. Maybe it’s the fact the economy is failing. Whatever the reason Richard doesn’t like it. After all he is the only one aware that Norman’s life was a fraud. Even Sally, Normans surviving girlfriend is in the dark of what made Norman such an extraordinary man. Richard has refrained from letting her know, even if he does love her. Norman never did love her. As the secrets of Norman Bronn continue to get exposed, a web of lies and love is entangled.

A Tangled Web

Author: Barbara Cartland

Publisher: Barbara Cartland Ebooks Ltd

ISBN: 1782134263

Category: Fiction

Page: 245

View: 5503

ÊDemure young beauty Carola GretonÕs brother, Sir Peter, comes home from London with a very strange proposition for his sister. He asks her to pretend for a few days to be the wife of his friend, the Marquis of Broxburne!Ê The reason for the charade is that the Marquis is in line for the post of Chairman of a new automobile Company founded by an American acquaintance, the multimillionaire Mr. Alton Westwood.Ê Although eager to secure the position of Chairman, the Marquis is desperate to avoid Mr. WestwoodÕs attempts to marry him off to his daughter Mary-Lou Ð so he has told the American that he is already married.Ê And that is where Carola comes in Ð playacting the part of the Marchioness of Broxburne for the duration of the WestwoodsÕ stay at Brox Hall.Ê Thus begins a tangled web that leads to Carola pretending to be her brotherÕs cousin as well. It is a web that ties her in knots of anguish when she falls head over heels in love, but it seems that her own lies will ensure that this Divine love can never be fulfilled ÐÊ

Rule of Darkness

British Literature and Imperialism, 1830-1914

Author: Patrick Brantlinger

Publisher: Cornell University Press

ISBN: 0801467020

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 336

View: 1114

A major contribution to the cultural and literary history of the Victorian age, Rule of Darkness maps the complex relationship between Victorian literary forms, genres, and theories and imperialist, racist ideology. Critics and cultural historians have usually regarded the Empire as being of marginal importance to early and mid-Victorian writers. Patrick Brantlinger asserts that the Empire was central to British culture as a source of ideological and artistic energy, both supported by and lending support to widespread belief in racial superiority, the need to transform "savagery" into "civilization," and the urgency of promoting emigration. Rule of Darkness brings together material from public records, memoirs, popular culture, and canonical literature. Brantlinger explores the influence of the novels of Captain Frederick Marryat, pioneer of British adolescent adventure fiction, and shows the importance of William Makepeace Thackeray's experience of India to his novels. He treats a number of Victorian best sellers previously ignored by literary historians, including the Anglo-Indian writer Philip Meadows Taylor's Confessions of a Thug and Seeta. Brantlinger situates explorers' narratives and travelogues by such famous author-adventurers as David Livingstone and Sir Richard Burton in relation to other forms of Victorian and Edwardian prose. Through readings of works by Arthur Conan Doyle, Joseph Conrad, H. Rider Haggard, Rudyard Kipling, John Hobson, and many others, he considers representations of Africa, India, and other non-British parts of the world in both fiction and nonfiction. The most comprehensive study yet of literature and imperialism in the early and mid-Victorian years, Rule of Darkness offers, in addition, a revisionary interpretation of imperialism as a significant factor in later British cultural history, from the 1880s to World War I. It is essential reading for anyone concerned with Victorian culture and society and, more generally, with the relationship between Victorian writers and imperialism, 'and between racist ideology and patterns of domination in modern history.

Myrna Loy

The Only Good Girl in Hollywood

Author: Emily W. Leider

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520253205

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 411

View: 2927

A biography of the actress from her early dance training, to being typecast as Hollywood's "exotic," to her success in her most famous role, Nora Charles.

A Companion to Chinese Cinema

Author: Yingjin Zhang

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 144435597X

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 560

View: 6776

A Companion to Chinese Cinema is a collection of original essays written by experts in a range of disciplines that provide a comprehensive overview of the evolution and current state of Chinese cinema. Represents the most comprehensive coverage of Chinese cinema to date Applies a multidisciplinary approach that maps the expanding field of Chinese cinema in bold and definitive ways Draws attention to previously neglected areas such as diasporic filmmaking, independent documentary, film styles and techniques, queer aesthetics, star studies, film and other arts or media Features several chapters that explore China’s new market economy, government policy, and industry practice, placing the intricate relationship between film and politics in a historical and international context Includes overviews of Chinese film studies in Chinese and English publications

Anthology of Japanese Literature

From the Earliest Era to the Mid-Nineteenth Century

Author: Donald Keene

Publisher: Open Road + Grove/Atlantic

ISBN: 0802198651

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 448

View: 9967

A landmark collection of five periods of literature from the Land of the Rising Sun. The sweep of Japanese literature in all its great variety was made available to Western readers for the first time in this anthology. Every genre and style, from the celebrated No plays to the poetry and novels of the seventeenth century, find a place in this book. An introduction by Donald Keene places the selections in their proper historical context, allowing the readers to enjoy the book both as literature and as a guide to the cultural history of Japan. Selections include “Man’yoshu” or “Collection of Ten Thousand Leaves” from the ancient period; “Kokinshu” or “Collection of Ancient and Modern Poetry,” “The Tosa Diary” of Ki No Tsurayuki, “Yugao” from “Tales of Genji” of Murasaki Shikibu, and “The Pillow Book” of Sei Shonagon from the Heian Period; “The Tale of the Heike” from the Kamakura Period; Plan of the No Stage, “Birds of Sorrow” of Seami Motokiyo, and “Three Poets at Minase” from the Muromachi Period; and Sections from Basho, including “The Narrow Road of Oku,” “The Love Suicides at Sonezaki” by Chikamatsu Monzaemon, and Waka and haiku of the Tokugawa Period.