By Wheeler, Susan
The numerous meanings of "economy" are the floor for the mediation and lament of Ledger, Susan Wheeler's fourth e-book. In its Greek origins, economic climate pointed out the stewardship of a loved ones and, because it constructed, the notice additionally got here to incorporate elements of presidency and of spiritual religion. Ledger locations an individual's problem of spirituality and private stewardship, or administration of her assets, opposed to a backdrop of a tradition that has targeted its "economy" on monetary achieve and has misspent its personal tangible and intangible assets
By Wayne Hoffman
In Yiddish, there's a notice for it: bashert - the individual you're fated to fulfill. Twenty anything Benji Steiner perspectives the idea that with scepticism. however the aged rabbi who stumbles into Benji's place of work in the future has no such doubts. Jacob Zuckerman's past due spouse, Sophie, was once his bashert. And now that she's long past, Rabbi Zuckerman grapples with overwhelming grief and loneliness. Touched by means of the rabbi's plight, Benji turns into his helper - riding him domestic after paintings, sitting in his front room hearing tales. Their friendship baffles every body, particularly Benji's sharp-tongued, modestly observant mom. yet Benji is rediscovering anything he did not be aware of he'd misplaced. but the try of friendship, and of either men's religion, lies within the tricky truths they arrive to proportion. With each one revelation, Benji learns what it capability not only to be Jewish, yet to be absolutely human - imperfect, striving, and looking for the items of ourselves that come simply via another's recognition.
By Wanda E. Brunstetter
By Allison Pittman
All Camilla Deardon understands of the Mormons camping out close by is the songs she hears floating at the breeze. Then she meets one in every of them—a younger guy named Nathan Fox. by no means did she think he will be so good-looking, so captivating, particularly after Mama and Papa’s warnings to stick away. notwithstanding she is aware she may still obey her mom and dad, Camilla can’t refuse her middle. yet even Nathan’s gives you can't organize her for what she's going to face in Utah.
By Brandon Massey
The award-winning writer of darkish nook, Thunderland, and in the Shadows, Brandon Massey provides a chilling supernatural mystery of the binds that bind—and darkish secrets and techniques written within the blood. . . success has smiled upon Gabriel Reid because the day he used to be born. Blessed with a loving relatives, expert within the most interesting faculties, he holds a senior place in his father’s winning development enterprise in Atlanta. Engaged to a wise, attractive girl and status to inherit the CEO mantle, Gabriel’s acquired all of it. yet he’s approximately to fulfill an individual who may switch everything... Raised at the suggest streets of Chicago, Isaiah conflict refused to succumb to the violence that claimed others in his local. He’s solid his personal identification from a number of affects, counting on his energy of personality within the face of adversity. He additionally depends on one other form of strength—and few who've witnessed Isaiah wield his darkish strength have survived to inform the story. . . Now Isaiah has come to Atlanta to assert his birthright—as Gabriel’s half-brother from their father’s extramarital affair. the inside track threatens to rip the Reid family members aside as they fight to just accept the stranger between them. yet Isaiah, proficient in methods nobody ever imagined, desires even more than popularity. He wishes what he believes is rightfully his: every thing Gabriel has. And he’ll enable not anything stand in his means. . .
By Sally-Ann Ashton
This superbly illustrated new biography of Cleopatra attracts on literary, archaeological, and artwork old facts to color an intimate and compelling portrait of the main well-known Queen of Egypt.
- Deconstructs a twin of Cleopatra to discover the advanced old determine in the back of the parable
- Examines Greek, Roman, and Egyptian representations of Cleopatra
- Considers how she was once seen by way of her contemporaries and the way she offered herself
- Incorporates the author’s fresh box paintings at a temple of Cleopatra in Alexandria
- Beautifully illustrated with over forty images
By Terri Blackstock
Murder and secret proceed in booklet 4 of the Cape shelter sequence A well-known secret author has simply moved to Cape shelter whilst a teenage woman is located murdered. Sheila Caruso–ex-con, mom to Sadie and Caleb, and resident of Hanover House–is operating for the author whilst she discovers scene in a single of his novels fits the crime scene. whilst Police leader Cade and Blair Owens find a moment useless teenager–mirroring a homicide in one other of the eccentric writer’s books–Cade is drawn right into a internet of trickery and deceit. facts turns up in Cade’s personal truck, and abruptly he turns into the number-one suspect. Cade attempts to transparent his identify, but if eighteen-year-old Sadie Caruso disappears, tensions mount to a fever pitch. Can Cade locate the genuine killer prior to Sadie lands up lifeless? Is the novelist a demented killer, or a hapless sufferer? And what does Sadie’s personal mom need to do with the crimes? secrets and techniques are exposed, whereas classes are discovered in regards to the sins of the daddy being visited upon his teenagers. Will the implications of Sheila’s existence be deadly, or is there redemption and mercy for her and her teenagers? “Chief Matthew Cade not often thought of one other line of labor, yet information of the lifeless teenage lady made him lengthy for a role as an accountant or electrician—some benign vocation that didn’t require him to seem into the eyes of grieving parents.”
By Anna Schmidt
After years of taking care of others, Nola Burns is prepared for her personal dream -- working a Nantucket tearoom. and it'll take greater than allure for speeding entrepreneur Harrison Starbuck to shop for her out. in spite of everything, what right girl may belief a guy who thinks the theater is an acceptable venue for God's be aware? All Harry bargains is a enterprise proposition. So why may still it trouble him whilst Nola gets threatening notes? Now this unforeseen suitor basically desires to continue Nola secure -- for a lifetime.