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FIFTY SHADES OF GREY IS NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURENow available as a three-volume paperback boxed set E L James s New York Times 1 bestselling trilogy has been hailed by Entertainment Weekly as being in a class by itself Beginning with the GoodReads Choice Award Romance Finalist Fifty Shades of Grey the Fifty Shades Trilogy will obsess you possess you and stay with you forever This boxed set includes the following novels FIFTY SHADES OF GREY When college student Anastasia Steele goes to interview young entrepreneur Christian Grey she encounters a man who is beautiful brilliant and intimidating The unworldly Ana realizes she wants this man and Grey admits he wants her too but on his own terms When the couple embarks on a daring passionately physical affair Ana discovers Christian s secrets and explores her own desires FIFTY SHADES DARKER Daunted by Christian s dark secrets and singular tastes Ana has broken off their relationship to start a new career But desire for Christian still dominates her every waking thought They rekindle their searing sensual affair and while Christian wrestles with his inner demons Ana is forced to make the most important decision of her life FIFTY SHADES FREED Now Ana and Christian have it all love... passion intimacy wealth and a world of possibilities for their future But Ana knows that loving her Fifty Shades will not be easy and that being together will pose challenges that neither of them would anticipate Just when it seems that their strength together will eclipse any obstacle misfortune malice and fate conspire to turn Ana s deepest fears into reality This book is intended for mature audiences more
Now in paperback the international bestselling romantic comedy bursting with warmth emotional depth and humor Entertainment Weekly featuring the oddly charming socially challenged genetics professor Don as he seeks true love The art of love is never a science Meet Don Tillman a brilliant yet socially inept professor of genetics who s decided it s time he found a wife In the orderly evidence-based manner with which Don approaches all things he designs the Wife Project to find his perfect partner a sixteen-page scientifically valid survey to filter out the drinkers the smokers the late arrivers Rosie Jarman possesses all these qualities Don easily disqualifies her as a candidate for The Wife Project even if she is quite intelligent for a barmaid But Don is intrigued by Rosie s own quest to identify her biological father When an unlikely relationship develops as they collaborate on The Father Project Don is forced to confront the spontaneous whirlwind that is Rosie and the realization that despite your best scientific efforts you don t find love it finds you Arrestingly endearing and entirely unconventional Graeme Simsion s distinctive debut navigates the choppy waters of adult relationships both romantic and platonic with a fresh... take USA TODAY Filled with humor and plenty of heart The Rosie Project is a delightful reminder that all of us no matter how we re wired just want to fit in Chicago Tribune more
The extraordinary new novel by the 1 New York Times bestselling author of The Collector Shelby Foxworth lost her husband Then she lost her illusions The man who took her from Tennessee to an exclusive Philadelphia suburb left her in crippling debt He was an adulterer and a liar and when Shelby tracks down his safe-deposit box she finds multiple IDs The man she loved wasn t just dead He never really existed Shelby takes her three-year-old daughter and heads south to seek comfort in her hometown where she meets someone new Griff Lott a successful contractor But her husband had secrets she has yet to discover Even in this small town surrounded by loved ones danger is closer than she knows and threatens Griff as well And an attempted murder is only the beginning
There s never been a better time to discover the novels behind the blockbuster Starz original series Outlander Blending rich historical fiction with riveting adventure and a truly epic love story here are the first four books of Diana Gabaldon s New York Times bestselling saga that introduced the world to the brilliant Claire Randall and valiant Highlander Jamie Fraser OUTLANDER DRAGONFLY IN AMBER VOYAGER DRUMS OF AUTUMN Scottish Highlands 1945 Claire Randall a former British combat nurse is just back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon when she walks through a standing stone in one of the ancient circles that dot the British Isles Suddenly she is a Sassenach an outlander in a Scotland torn by war and raiding clans in the year of Our Lord 1743 Claire is catapulted into the intrigues of a world that threatens her life and may shatter her heart Marooned amid danger passion and violence her only chance of safety lies in Jamie Fraser a gallant young Scots warrior What begins in compulsion becomes urgent need and Claire finds herself torn between two very different men in two irreconcilable lives Praise for Diana Gabaldon s Outlander novels Marvelous and fantastic adventures romance sex perfect escape... reading San Francisco Chronicle on Outlander History comes deliciously alive on the page New York Daily News on Outlander Gabaldon is a born storyteller The pages practically turn themselves The Arizona Republic on Dragonfly in Amber Triumphant Her use of historical detail and a truly adult love story confirm Gabaldon as a superior writer Publishers Weekly on Voyager Unforgettable characters richly embroidered with historical detail The Cincinnati Post on Drums of Autumnmore
1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER NOW A STARZ ORIGINAL SERIES Unrivaled storytelling Unforgettable characters Rich historical detail These are the hallmarks of Diana Gabaldon s work Her New York Times bestselling Outlander novels have earned the praise of critics and captured the hearts of millions of fans Here is the story that started it all introducing two remarkable characters Claire Randall and Jamie Fraser in a spellbinding novel of passion and history that combines exhilarating adventure with a love story for the ages OUTLANDER The year is 1945 Claire Randall a former combat nurse is just back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon when she walks through a standing stone in one of the ancient circles that dot the British Isles Suddenly she is a Sassenach an outlander in a Scotland torn by war and raiding border clans in the year of Our Lord 1743 Hurled back in time by forces she cannot understand Claire is catapulted into the intrigues of lairds and spies that may threaten her life and shatter her heart For here James Fraser a gallant young Scots warrior shows her a love so absolute that Claire becomes a woman torn between fidelity and desire and between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable... lives Praise for Diana Gabaldon s Outlander novels Marvelous and fantastic adventures romance sex perfect escape reading San Francisco Chronicle on Outlander History comes deliciously alive on the page New York Daily News on Outlander Gabaldon is a born storyteller The pages practically turn themselves The Arizona Republic on Dragonfly in Amber Triumphant Her use of historical detail and a truly adult love story confirm Gabaldon as a superior writer Publishers Weekly on Voyager Unforgettable characters richly embroidered with historical detail The Cincinnati Post on Drums of Autumn A grand adventure written on a canvas that probes the heart weighs the soul and measures the human spirit across centuries CNN on The Fiery Cross The large scope of the novel allows Gabaldon to do what she does best paint in exquisite detail the lives of her characters Booklist on A Breath of Snow and Ashes Features all the passion and swashbuckling that fans of this historical fantasy series have come to expect People on Written in My Own Heart s Bloodmore
A spare yet eloquent bittersweet yet inspiring story of a man and a woman who in advanced age come together to wrestle with the events of their lives and their hopes for the imminent future In the familiar setting of Holt Colorado home to all of Kent Haruf s inimitable fiction Addie Moore pays an unexpected visit to a neighbor Louis Waters Her husband died years ago as did his wife and in such a small town they naturally have known of each other for decades in fact Addie was quite fond of Louis s wife His daughter lives hours away in Colorado Springs her son even farther away in Grand Junction and Addie and Louis have long been living alone in houses now empty of family the nights so terribly lonely especially with no one to talk with Their brave adventures their pleasures and their difficulties are hugely involving and truly resonant making Our Souls at Night the perfect final installment to this beloved writer s enduring contribution to American literature
MORE THAN 100 MILLION COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDEFIFTY SHADES OF GREY IS NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTUREDaunted by the singular tastes and dark secrets of the beautiful tormented young entrepreneur Christian Grey Anastasia Steele has broken off their relationship to start a new career with a Seattle publishing house But desire for Christian still dominates her every waking thought and when he proposes a new arrangement Anastasia cannot resist They rekindle their searing sensual affair and Anastasia learns more about the harrowing past of her damaged driven and demanding Fifty Shades While Christian wrestles with his inner demons Anastasia must confront the anger and envy of the women who came before her and make the most important decision of her life This book is intended for mature audiences
Funny tender and moving The Storied Life of A J Fikry reminds us all exactly why we read and why we love A J Fikry s life is not at all what he expected it to be He lives alone his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history and now his prized possession a rare collection of Poe poems has been stolen But when a mysterious package appears at the bookstore its unexpected arrival gives Fikry the chance to make his life over--and see everything anew This novel has humor romance a touch of suspense but most of all love--love of books and bookish people and really all of humanity in its imperfect glory -- Eowyn Ivey author of The Snow Child Marvelously optimistic about the future of books and bookstores and the people who love both -- The Washington Post You won t want it to end -- Family Circle A natural for book groups -- Richmond Times-Dispatch A reader s paradise of the first order -- The Buffalo News A fun page-turning delight -- Minneapolis Star Tribune Captures the joy of connecting people and books Irresistible -- Booklist A wonderful moving endearing story of redemption and transformation that will sing in your heart for a very very long time -- Garth Stein author of The Art of Racing in the Rain Readers who... delighted in The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry and Letters from Skye will be equally captivated by this novel Library Journal starred reviewmore
MORE THAN 100 MILLION COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDEFIFTY SHADES OF GREY IS NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTUREWhen unworldly student Anastasia Steele first encountered the driven and dazzling young entrepreneur Christian Grey it sparked a sensual affair that changed both of their lives irrevocably Shocked intrigued and ultimately repelled by Christian s singular erotic tastes Ana demands a deeper commitment Determined to keep her Christian agrees Now Ana and Christian have it all love passion intimacy wealth and a world of possibilities for their future But Ana knows that loving her Fifty Shades will not be easy and that being together will pose challenges that neither of them would anticipate Ana must somehow learn to share Christian s opulent lifestyle without sacrificing her own identity And Christian must overcome his compulsion to control as he wrestles with the demons of a tormented past Just when it seems that their strength together will eclipse any obstacle misfortune malice and fate conspire to make Ana s deepest fears turn to reality This book is intended for mature audiences
Greer Hennessy needs palm trees As a movie location scout picture-perfect is the name of the game But her last project literally went up in flames and her career is on the verge of flaming out Greer has been given one more chance if she can find the perfect undiscovered beach hideaway for a big-budget movie She zeroes in on a sleepy Florida panhandle town called Cypress Key There s one motel a marina a long stretch of pristine beach and an old fishing pier with a community casino-which will be perfect for the film s explosive climax There s just one problem Eben Thibadeaux the town mayor completely objects to Greer s plan A lifelong resident of Cypress Key Eben wants the town to be revitalized not commercialized After a toxic paper plant closed the bay has only recently been reborn and Eb has no intention of letting anybody screw with his town again But Greer has a way of making things happen regardless of obstacles And Greer and Eb are way too attracted to each other for either of them to see reason Between an ambitious director and his entourage-including a spoiled It Boy lead actor-who parachute into town a conniving local ex-socialite and a cast of local fangirls and opportunists who catch the movie bug nothing is going to be... the same in Cypress Key Now Greer is forced to make some hard choices about the people and the town she s come to care about and about her own life True love is only for the movies right Can Greer find a way to be the heroine in her own life story Told with inimitable heart and humor Mary Kay Andrews Beach Town is the perfect summer destination more
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