PONS Kurzgeschichten Mrs Winterbottom s Wicked Orange Jam

PONS Kurzgeschichten  Mrs Winterbottom s Wicked Orange Jam

Author: Emma Bullimore

Publisher: PONS

ISBN: 9783120501114

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 128

View: 482

Englisch lernen mit spannenden Kurzgeschichten Sie lieben England und alles was dazu gehört? Dann tauchen Sie ins Land ein und frischen Sie ganz nebenbei Ihre Englischkenntnisse auf!Mit 20 abwechslungsreichen Kurzgeschichten rund um die Insel erweitern Sie spielend Ihre Lesekompetenz. Wortangaben auf jeder Seite helfen Ihnen dabei. Für Wiedereinsteiger (A2) und Fortgeschrittene (B1).
Categories: Foreign Language Study

No Rest for the Wicked

No Rest for the Wicked

DID YOU ENJOY NO Rest For The Wicked? Well, here's a taste of the next instalment of The Q Collection, coming soon! I Saw, I Conquered, I Came Don't get mad ...

Author: Jennie Kew

Publisher: Wooden Key Press

ISBN: 9781508073574

Category: Fiction

Page: 26

View: 723

Insomnia would be an improvement... Imagine you’re an Incubus, a demon who needs sex not only to live, but to sleep. Now imagine you haven’t had sex in over a year. Welcome to my nightmare. I am hungry, I am tired and the only way I’m getting any much needed shut-eye is to get laid. The problem is, there’s only one woman I want: my no-nonsense assistant. The one woman I’m terrified to touch, because she’s the one woman I can’t live without. N.B. This is a short work of erotic romantic fiction.
Categories: Fiction

The Wicked Game

The Wicked Game

Chapter 7: Just Like Jack Chapter 8: Green Stuff Chapter 9: Four Trophies Chapter 10: The Masters of the Wicked Game Epilogue: Cypress in Winter Tournament ...

Author: Howard Sounes

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 9780061854378

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 368

View: 171

Golf is sometimes referred to as "the wicked game" because it is fiendishly difficult to play well. Yet in the parlance of the Tiger Woods generation, it's also a wickedly good game -- rich, glamorous, and more popular than ever. When we think about golf -- as it is played at its highest level -- we think of three names: Tiger Woods, the most famous sports figure in the world today, Arnold Palmer, the father of modern golf, and Jack Nicklaus, the game's greatest champion.In this penetrating, forty-year history of men's professional golf, acclaimed author Howard Sounes tells the story of the modern game through the lives of its greatest icons. With unprecedented access to players and their closest associates, Sounes reveals the personal lives, rivalries, wealth, and business dealings of these remarkable men, as well as the murky history of a game that has been marred by racism and sex discrimination. Among the many revelations, the complete and true story of Tiger Woods and his family background is untangled, uncovering surprising new details that inspire the golfer's father to exclaim, "Hell, you taught me some things about my life I never knew about!"Earl Woods and other members of Tiger Woods's family, his friends, girlfriends, caddies, coaches, and business associates were among the 150 people interviewed over two years of research. Others included Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus, fellow champions such as Ernie Els, Gary Player, Tony Jacklin, and Tom Watson, and golf moguls such as Mark H. McCormack, billionaire founder of the sports agency IMG. The Wicked Game is a compelling story of talent, fame, wealth, and power. Entertaining for dedicated golfers, and accessible to those who only follow the game on television, this may be the most original and exciting sports book of the year.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Wicked Designs

Wicked Designs

OTHER TITLES BY LAUREN SMITH Historical The League of Rogues Series Wicked Designs His Wicked Seduction Her Wicked Proposal Wicked Rivals Her Wicked Longing ...

Author: Lauren Smith

Publisher: Lauren Smith

ISBN: 9780997423747

Category: Fiction

Page: 362

View: 412

Fans of Julia Quinn’s Bridgerton Series and Johanna Lindsey’s Malory Series will love the passionate romances and gripping adventures of the League of Rogues. Godric St. Laurent, Duke of Essex: A rake. A scoundrel. And now he's a kidnapper. Godric St. Laurent, Duke of Essex, relishes the rakish reputation society has branded him with. He has no plans to marry anytime soon—if ever. When he kidnaps an embezzler’s niece for revenge, the difficult debutante’s blend of sweetness and sharp tongue both infuriate and intrigue him. Miss Emily Parr is determined to rid herself of domineering men in her life. Her plan is in shambles after she's kidnapped by the incorrigible duke. As she tries to outwit him, she finds herself... enjoying not only the scorching kisses he steals but also his companionship. Of course the most wicked and unweddable man she's ever met would be the one she can't imagine living without. As they surrender to passion, danger from Godric's past threatens to destroy the one thing he and Emily swore they never wanted: love. Warning: This novel includes a lady who refuses to stay kidnapped, a devilish duke with a dark past, and an assortment of charming rogues who have no idea what they’ve gotten themselves into.
Categories: Fiction

Wicked Curve

Wicked Curve

asked Aimee Alexander.23 “There's no rest for the wicked curve,” Bill Corum had written long ago, recounting Grover Cleveland Alexander's triumphant march ...

Author: John C. Skipper

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 9780786481781

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 244

View: 151

When in 1911 Phillies pitcher Grover Cleveland Alexander set the National League record for wins by a rookie (28), it was a sign of things to come. Alexander went on to win 373 games over his 20–year career, the third highest total in major league history, and he would lead the league in ERA four times, shutouts seven times, complete games six times, and wins six times. But he also became a deeply troubled man. After the Shell-Shocked pitcher returned from World War I, he would battle alcoholism, epilepsy, and personal demons that damaged his reputation and proved disastrous for his life outside of baseball. This biography sheds new light on the pitcher and the man, focusing on Alexander’s personal life, especially his complex relationship with his wife, Aimee, as well as their marriages and divorces. His Hall of Fame career, wartime service, and long decline are also documented.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Wicked Wager

Wicked Wager

Wicked Wager is the first in a collection of novels laced with romance and intrigue, set during the Georgian period in the late 1700s.

Author: Beverley Oakley

Publisher: Beverley Oakley

ISBN:

Category: Fiction

Page: 266

View: 217

A handsome libertine accepts a wicked wager to win the favour of his unscrupulous ladylove. A virtuous young woman is set to be ruined on the eve of her arranged marriage. Charismatic rakes and dark agendas set the scene in this multi-layered Georgian mystery and romance in which innocent Celeste Rosington must play a risky game if she’s not to fall victim to the greed and ambition of her powerful enemies. But just who is the enemy? When Celeste disguises herself to aid her future husband, she inadvertently finds herself in the arms of notorious libertine, Lord Peregrine. And she likes it. But with her reputation in the balance, Celeste soon finds herself navigating the treacherous waters of envy, intrigue and deadly secrets. As an unwitting pawn in a deadly battle between adversaries, she must choose where to place her allegiance. Her greatest conflict is between her head and her heart. Choosing the wrong man, she knows, could mean the difference between life and death. *Wicked Wager was previously published by Harlequin Escape under the name Beverley Eikli. This exciting, fast-paced Georgian romance with mystery and intrigue has since been revised. Here's what the readers say: “Cloaked in mystery and dark agendas Wicked Wager…is a wonderful expedition into intrigue and romance! Nothing is as it seems in this book and as the story evolved clues and romance built.” ~ Jenerated Reviews. “The author knows how to weave a web full of mystery and suspense, and I had a great time relating to the heroine. Wicked Wager isn't the typical historical romance, it's very complex and intense.” ~ Kindle Reader “A great novel about a lord who is bored and likes playing games, especially when there are women involved. The game playing is fun and the romantic aspect …is great.” ~ Amazon Reader “A powerful page-turner with a compelling romance, a gripping 'edge of the seat' mystery and characters that held me spellbound.” ~ Amazon Reader "Full of mystery, intrigue, and romance. This book is set aside from all others. Totally immersible and hadn't realised I had finished it until I turned the last page. What a book!!"~ Kindle Reader
Categories: Fiction

The Wicked Healthy Cookbook

The Wicked Healthy Cookbook

Eva Kosmas Flores, our wicked badass photographer, for the awesome images in the book, and food and prop stylist Sasha Swerdloff. Khenpo, Khenchen, and all ...

Author: Chad Sarno

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781455570270

Category: Cooking

Page: 304

View: 927

Hi, we're Chad and Derek. We're chefs and brothers who craft humble vegetables into the stuff of food legend. Everything we create is a bold marriage of delicate and punchy flavors, and crunchy textures-all with knife-sharp attention to detail. We're proud graduates of the University of Common Sense who simply believe that eating more veg is good for you and good for the planet. THE WICKED HEALTHY COOKBOOK takes badass plant-based cooking to a whole new level. The chefs have pioneered innovative cooking techniques such as pressing and searing mushrooms until they reach a rich and delicious meat-like consistency. Inside, you'll find informative sidebars and must-have tips on everything from oil-free and gluten-free cooking (if you're into that) to organizing an efficient kitchen. Celebrating the central role of crave-able food for our health and vitality, Chad and Derek give readers 129 recipes for everyday meals and dinner parties alike, and they also show us how to kick back and indulge now and then. Their drool-inducing recipes include Sloppy BBQ Jackfruit Sliders with Slaw, and Grilled Peaches with Vanilla Spiced Gelato and Mango Sriracha Caramel. They believe that if you shoot for 80% healthy and 20% wicked, you'll be 100% sexy: That's the Wicked Healthy way.
Categories: Cooking

Wicked Deeds

Wicked Deeds

Murder In America James M. O'Kane. __ L, WICKED DEEDS Thl s One UL46-ARH-6N48.

Author: James M. O'Kane

Publisher: Transaction Publishers

ISBN: 1412841526

Category: Social Science

Page: 242

View: 791

To most Americans, homicide appears to be a random act,one committed by a deranged and irrational killer in a haphazard, unpredictable manner. Murder is seen as a chaotic, disorganized act beyond the realm of reason. In Wicked Deeds, James O'Kane shows that homicide is actually rather predictable, and patterned with respect to its assailants and victims, the circumstances in which it takes place, the time and location where it occurs, and the motives which precipitate the murderous act. Engagingly written and solidly grounded in evidence, this is a definitive study of murder in the United States. O'Kane explores the phenomena of homicide, illustrating the journalists' "who, what, why, when, and where" of murder. He differentiates criminal homicide, such as murder in the first and second degree, from other types of killings, including legal and quasi-legal killings. These include suicide, abortion, accidental death, terrorism, and other non-criminal types of homicide, such as justifiable and excusable homicide. The author's focus is criminal homicide, and he uses age, sex, race, and socioeconomic status, as well as demographic data to explain ever-recurring patterns of murder in the United States. Wicked Deeds analyzes numerous categories of murder: intimate partner homicide, child and family murders, multiple victim killings, including mass murder and serial homicide. Each type of murder is illustrated by accounts of actual murders reported in the media and on internet sites. Approximately 200 cases illustrate the typical homicides as well as the bizarre ones. In portraying the patterns and regularities of murder in the United States, Wicked Deeds is an essential treatment of a subject too often given over to sensationalism. It will be of keen interest to professionals and students of criminal justice, as well as those interested in American culture and the general reader who wants to grasp the patterns underlying the headlines.
Categories: Social Science

The Wild and the Wicked

The Wild and the Wicked

For every evil deed done in Wicked, there is a bad event in Wild. For every bad event in Wild, some evil deed is done in Wicked. If some ill-intentioned ...

Author: Benjamin Hale

Publisher: MIT Press

ISBN: 9780262035408

Category: Political Science

Page: 328

View: 309

A brief foray into a moral thicket, exploring why should protect nature despite tsunamis, malaria, bird flu, cancer, killer asteroids, and tofu.
Categories: Political Science

The Wicked Witch of Fairyland

The Wicked Witch of Fairyland

the vicinity, and before she could utter a word, Bruno shook the wand at the wicked witch. The unsuspecting wicked witch was mesmerised.

Author: PJ Questel

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 9781524661601

Category: Fiction

Page: 110

View: 963

Jane and John are bright, adventurous siblings who accidentally find themselves in an imaginary world, where they have to contend with a wicked witch. They meet talking animals and help save the lives of some enchanting fairies, but will they ever find their way back home?
Categories: Fiction

Wicked Grind

Wicked Grind

The Stark World Series Wicked Grind Wicked Dirty (September 2017) Wicked Torture (November 2017) The Stark Series Release Me Claim Me Complete Me Anchor Me ...

Author: J. Kenner

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781472246936

Category: Fiction

Page: 288

View: 418

From J. Kenner, the New York Times and No. 1 international bestselling author of the million-copy selling Stark series, comes Wicked Grind, a new novel set in the seductive Stark world. For fans of Fifty Shades of Grey, Sylvia Day, Meredith Wild and Jodi Ellen Malpas. Sometimes it feels so damn good to be bad... Photographer Wyatt Royce's career is on the verge of exploding. All he needs is one perfect model to be the centrepiece of his sexy, controversial show and he's sure to have a winner. Then Kelsey Draper walks in. Stunning. Vibrant. And far too fragile for a project like this. Wyatt should know - he remembers vividly how their relationship ended all those years ago. Desperate for cash and frustrated with her good girl persona, Kelsey sets her sights on Wyatt's show - and only the show. Because Wyatt Royce is a danger to her heart. Still, she can't help wondering if she's in too deep when Wyatt agrees to give her the job only if he has complete control on camera - and in his bed... Spellbinding romance. Electrifying passion. Why not indulge in J. Kenner...
Categories: Fiction

Wicked Cool Ruby Scripts

Wicked Cool Ruby Scripts

You will find that by automating repetitive tasks, you will free up much of your time to do more important things . . . like writing other wicked cool Ruby ...

Author: Steve Pugh

Publisher: No Starch Press

ISBN: 9781593272364

Category: Computers

Page: 216

View: 603

Are you spending valuable time on work a well-trained monkey could do? If so, Wicked Cool Ruby Scripts will teach you how to automate repetitive tasks using Ruby, one of the most powerful and easy-to-use programming languages around. Wicked Cool Ruby Scripts provides 58 scripts that offer quick solutions to problems like system administration, manipulating images, and managing a website. After getting your feet wet creating simple scripts to automate tasks like file compression and decompression, you’ll learn how to create powerful web crawlers, security scripts, and full-fledged libraries and applications, as well as how to: –Rename files, disable processes, change permissions, and modify users –Manipulate strings, encrypt files, and sort efficiently –Validate web links, check for orphan files, and generate forms –Mass edit photos, extract image information, and create thumbnails –Parse CSV files and scrape links, images, and pages from the Web And as a nod to our security friends, you’ll even learn how to use Ruby to write Metasploit exploits.For each script you get the code, a discussion of how it works, and tips on how to customize it to solve real-world problems. By the time you’re finished, we think you’ll agree that Ruby is a wicked cool way to get things done.
Categories: Computers

Wicked Nights

Wicked Nights

We've put you in the Wicked Nights room. You should be very comfortable there. I had someone take your bags up. If you wish anything else, please let the ...

Author: Nina Bangs

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101207031

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

View: 468

From New York Times bestselling author Nina Bangs comes the first book in her sizzling Castle of Dark Dreams series. Welcome to the Castle of Dark Dreams, the yummiest attraction in an adult theme park where women take erotic role-playing to new heights with only the most dangerously tempting men. Okay, so they’re not quite human, but that’s a secret. Tonight, Eric, the castle’s resident vampire, will prove that he’s everything bad should be. Talk-show host Donna Nolan—on the lookout for a weird and wacky story—finds it when she braves the Castle of Dark Dreams and meets Eric. With the coldest blue eyes and the hottest mouth she’s ever seen, he’s a primitive call to the wild in every woman. Love between a talk-show host and a vampire shouldn’t be possible. But then, strange things happen in the Castle of Dark Dreams...
Categories: Fiction

Wicked Castle

Wicked Castle

But there was something about dealing with a selfish and coldhearted man like George that brought out his “wicked” side. After casting the spell that turned ...

Author: Jenna Bora

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781479766598

Category: Fiction

Page: 172

View: 139

There goes the roaring sound of the gunfire, the sharp clang of one sword clashing with another. These were some of the noises that could be heard by an observer of this war. It was the second Knights vs. Warriors War in Sienna's history. Anyone who had observed the first war would say that this one has the terror and viciousness of the first one multiplied by five. The first Knights vs. Warriors War happened from 1977 to 1982. It ended with a victory for the Warriors. The second one started in 1992 and ended in 1996. While this war took the lives of about five thousand innocent people, out of them all, these four were the most noteworthy: Gwyneth and Oliver Hardly and Helene and Richard Woodley. These were the parents of Julianna Hardly and Fae Woodley. Due to this fatal day, Julianna and Fae would never know the life they could have had. But those who know them personally would be certain that if they hadn't fallen into being adopted by the king and queen of Sienna, they never would have met. But because of their vastly different outlooks on life, that would not necessarily be a bad thing. It would make life much more peaceful for their adoptive parents too. But none of that is important anymore. Now it's time to enter the life and meet the parents that they do have. In one castle . . .
Categories: Fiction

Wicked Bronze Ambition

Wicked Bronze Ambition

Wicked Pat is his littermate.” Wicked Pat. I knew that name. He was a gray tribal leader. I'd had nothing to do with grays before today.

Author: Glen Cook

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101626399

Category: Fiction

Page: 496

View: 910

Garrett is a human detective in the fantastical city of TunFaire. And now he’s getting tangled up in the worst sort of laws... In-laws. Garrett is set to stow his wandering heart with his fiancée, Strafa Algarda. But for Garrett, even true love comes with its share of headaches—namely, the Algarda family. Strafa’s family needs Garrett’s unique skills in the worst way. Rumors are spreading that someone is organizing a Tournament of Swords—a brutal contest that magically compels the children of sorcerers to battle until only one is left alive. The winner will absorb the power from those he has killed and thus become a demigod. Strafa and her family want to protect her daughter, Kevans, from being forced to take part in the lethal contest...and they’ve asked Garrett to find out who is organizing the tournament and nip it in the bud. The only problem is that finding the culprit is most likely impossible. But the Algardas are used to getting what they want....
Categories: Fiction

Wicked Ink

Wicked Ink

She backed away, letting the men take the fury of his knives and blades, the sting of his mace and the long slender shaft with an extremely wicked-looking ...

Author: Misty Simon

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 9781460330791

Category: Fiction

Page:

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Garrett Blackwell is not a superhero, and his tattoos aren't just ink. They're the weapons he uses to hunt those who hurt the innocent as he tries to atone for his dark past of violence and crime. And he pays a price every time he uses his gift to summon the darkness around him. Dory Miller has lived beside Garrett for two months and is torn by her feelings toward her sexy, reclusive neighbor. He's the hottest man she's ever met, but as more women in her building become targets of a stalker, she doesn't know who she can trust—especially after she finds Garrett bleeding from a knife wound. Despite her fears that Garrett might be the one responsible for the violence, she feels compelled to help heal his wounds. Garrett reluctantly lets her, and is shocked to discover that she can heal not only his physical wounds, but also the darkness brought by his powers. But if letting her in means putting her in danger, Garrett may have to keep his distance to keep her safe.
Categories: Fiction

Wicked Atundash

Wicked Atundash

“No, I didn't lie to you. Now you will tell everything to our elder,” the old man answered. He took wicked Atundash to elder Nubu, who was sitting.

Author: The Book of Edef

Publisher: Litres

ISBN: 9785043463456

Category: Fiction

Page:

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A small ancient world introduces the reader to the adventure of evil and good in nature. A life-long adventure where the dying lord of evil Аtundash is helped by good. The story tells about the main character who can not forgive his brother Sumur, the lord of good, for having roused good in all living creatures in the distant past. Before his death, he did not forget about the evil brother Atundash and bequeathed him a bucket of milk, a tree in the steppe and a stone-spring. He asked an old traveller (old age) to give those things to his brother. But evil Atundash, seeing the old age at the threshold of his house, tries to overcome it and chases it away. He spills milk on the ground, rips out a tree in the steppe and breaks a stone. But after a few years, evil Atundash begins to realize that every year hunger overcomes him. And there are not enough forces for evil. Then he thinks that life would be better if he did not spill milk, kept the tree and did not break the stone. And how to get it all back now? Wanderings of evil Atundash is not only a journey of a lifetime, but also an adventure In which good helps the main character to get the valuable treasure of life – harmony with nature.
Categories: Fiction

Wicked Success Is Inside Every Woman

Wicked Success Is Inside Every Woman

That's why I titled this book Wicked Success Is Inside Every Woman. These exaggerated times call for a wicked mindset. To get out of survival mode and into ...

Author: Vickie L. Milazzo

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118162692

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 352

View: 621

We're all just one step away from achieving what we want and getting what we deserve out of life. To seize control of her own life and career, Vickie Milazzo, internationally known women's mentor, New York Times bestselling author, Inc. Top 10 Entrepreneur and self-made millionaire, was willing to take a whacking from a Buddhist monk, jump out of an airplane and step out of a comfortable job into the unknown. In Wicked Success Is Inside Every Woman, Vickie shares every success secret she used to grow her career into a $16-million business. Vickie shows you how to get real about achieving wicked success. Not witches and flying broomsticks wicked—but exaggerated wicked. Reading this book, you'll feel like you're sitting with a good friend who inspires you, encourages you and pushes you to think in a more exaggerated and uncommon way. This is a buck-up book with a buck-up plan for any woman ready to take back control of her life and career and unleash the wicked success inside every woman.
Categories: Business & Economics

Wicked Deeds on a Winter s Night

Wicked Deeds on a Winter s Night

... was chosen by the Rhapsody/Doubleday Book Club and both A Hunger Like No Other and No Rest for the Wicked have been USA Today bestsellers.

Author: Kresley Cole

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781416571506

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

View: 221

New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Kresley Cole’s scorching tale about a jaded werewolf and a captivating young witch in the third novel in the Immortals After Dark series is “one for the keeper shelf” (RT Book Reviews)! Bowen MacRieve of the Lykae clan was nearly destroyed when he lost the one woman meant for him. The ruthless warrior grew even colder, never taking another to his bed—until a smoldering encounter with his enemy, Mariketa the Awaited, reawakens his darkest desires. When sinister forces unite against her, the Highlander finds himself using all his strength and skill to keep her alive. Temporarily stripped of her powers, Mari is forced to take refuge with her sworn adversary. It’s rumored that no one can tempt Bowen’s hardened heart, but soon passion burns between them. Though a future together is impossible, she fears he has no intention of letting her go. If they defeat the evil that surrounds them, can Mari deny Bowen when he demands her body and soul—or will she risk everything for her fierce protector?
Categories: Fiction

If A Wicked Man

If A Wicked Man

This is a compelling story of a wicked and violent man that will take you on an emotional rollercoaster with an unexpected twist that will leave you ...

Author: John Lawson

Publisher: Bridge Logos Inc

ISBN: 9781610362122

Category: Evangelists

Page: 352

View: 980

The True Crime Biography of John Lawson, born in Scotland and raised in South Africa until the age of ten where his policeman father locked him home alone and never returned. Rescued after four days without food he was sent back to Scotland where rage grew inside. In Glasgow, Liverpool, Manchester and London's Soho his fighting skills and courage made him a man with a reputation among the gangs and violent men running the clubs where vice and prostitution were rife. Riding with a biker gang, trained as a bodyguard and graduating to 'debt collecting' for international racketeers his life was full of brutality and crime. It was only when serving his third jail sentence that he found the way to escape the prison of brutality that his life had become. A remarkable story of one man's escape from his past life by finding The Truth that set him free.
Categories: Evangelists