Download E-books The Miracles of Prato: A Novel PDF

“Like Fra Filippo’s work, this love tale, set in a single of the main fascinating old classes, is suffused with transparent, hot colour and tremendous consciousness to detail.”
 —Debra Dean, writer of The Madonnas of Leningrad

 

A bright and enchanting ancient novel approximately artwork and fervour, The Miracles of Prato by Laurie Albanese and Laura Morowitz brings Italy within the period of the Medici to wonderful life—as it tells the tale of a bootleg love affair among the popular painter Fra Filippo Lippi and his muse, a stunning convent novitiate. an impressive combination of truth, ancient colour, emotion, and invention, The Miracles of Prato is a singular that would pride the various lovers of Tracy Chavalier’s Girl with a Pearl Earring and Susan Vreeland’s Girl in Hyacinth Blue.

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Download E-books Passion in the First Degree (Legal Thriller) PDF

By Carla Cassidy

He'd continually been her hero…

Years in the past Shelby Longsford had sought convenience in Billy Royce's robust arms—but she regretted it ever because. not anyone knew it greater how chilly his blood ran…or how sizzling. in a single evening he'd branded her his forever.

Billy had grown up in the dead of night, mysterious bayou—but used to be he responsible of killing his estranged spouse and his ally? As his lawyer, Shelby was once obligated to shield her patron. because the blameless who'd given herself to him in basic terms to be solid away, she wasn't yes if now she sought after his love or her revenge.

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By Elizabeth Bevarly

Can you actually locate the suitable guy online?

Avery Nesbitt proposal she may need struck online-dating gold—Adrian was once ideal onscreen. yet because the adage is going, if anything turns out too solid to be precise… earlier than Avery is aware it, a flesh-and-blood guy calling himself Dixon breaks in to her domestic. it sounds as if she's been lower than surveillance by means of his service provider for your time, and now she's in deep, deep trouble.

Dixon has labored for OPUS for years, and he is desired to get his arms on Adrian Padgett for many of them. He assumes that Avery is a part of Adrian's legal ambitions. yet may she potentially be as blameless as she's claiming?

One thing's for sure—if Avery has the same opinion to cross undercover for OPUS, she and Dixon should be operating in very shut quarters.…

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Download E-books Familienökonomie: Theoretische und empirische Untersuchungen zur Frauenerwerbstätigkeit und Geburtenentwicklung (Studies in Contemporary Economics) (German Edition) PDF

Die vorliegende Arbeit schlieGt ein lange res Forschungsprojekt zu okonomischen Aspekten familialer Entscheidungen abo Ausgangs punkte waren einerseits die bedeutenden Veranderungen demogra phi scher Prozesse in Verbindung mit der gestiegenen Arbeits marktaktivitat verheirateter Frauen, die empirisch aufgearbei tet und vor dem Hintergrund eines theoretischen Modells be wertet werden sollten. Andererseits battle die neue okonomische Theorie der Familie - insbesondere mit Arbeiten von Becke- in Deutschland praktisch nicht zur Kenntnis genommen worden. Die Arbeit beabsichtigt, einen Beitrag zur SchlieGung dieser LUcke zu liefern. Teil 1 der Arbeit versucht zunachst, wichtige demographische Fakten und ihre Tendenzen empirisch zu belegen, um die schwer punktmaGige Untersuchung der Determinanten der Erwerbsbeteili gung verheirateter Frauen und ihrer Fertilitat zu begrUnden, wobei Zweifel an gangigen Thesen ihrer Wirkungsbeziehungen be grUndet werden. Ferner werden die wichtigsten Erkenntnisse der ne en okonomischen Theorie der Familie aufgearbeitet. Teil 2 beginnt mit einer allgemeinen examine mikrotheoretischer Probleme bei der examine von Haushaltsentscheidungen unter nichtlinearen Budgetrestriktionen, wie sie bei der Existenz von Haushaltsproduktion, progressiver Besteuerung und endo gener Humankapitalbildung auftreten konnen. Danach werden die wichtigsten empirischen Ergebnisse zur Familienokonomie zusam mengefaGt. Auf dieser Grundlage kann ein einfaches Familien modell entwickelt werden, das die wichtigen Fragen der Rolle von Praferenzen, Rationierung und Dynamik einschlieGt und die empirischen Fakten zu erklaren vermag. Dieses Modell liefert den Denkrahmen fUr die folgenden drei Teile der Arbeit.

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Download E-books Is the Economic Cycle Still Alive?: Theory, Evidence and Policies (Central Issues in Contemporary Economic Theory and Policy) PDF

We're now residing in a interval of disillusion within the skill of monetary coverage to stabilise the economic system. this is often confirmed by means of the onset of serious international recession within the early Eighties and the shortcoming to invert the adverse part of the company cycle below method within the industrialized international locations within the early Nineteen Nineties. The failure of previous rules motivates the study into the motives of financial fluctuations and their dimension whose effects are released during this quantity

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By Linda Kage

Tess Simpson totally can't deal with seeing an individual endure. whilst she volunteers to paintings as a sweet striper after the Granton college college capturing, she is barely purported to coax the amnesiac in room 312 to devour his supper. Yeah correct. After studying no one’s come to go to him in view that he woke from a coma and can’t consider who he's, Tess must make him consider enjoyed, ASAP. Telling him she’s his female friend isn’t a part of her plan, yet that’s precisely what blurts from her mouth.

other than one little lie made of the purest of intentions can nonetheless rattle the toughest of hearts.

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By Lori Wilde, Wendy Etherington, Jillian Burns

Texas rich person J. D. Maynard Jr. and well-known actress Holly Addison are becoming married on unique Rapture Island. And you are invited!

Exclusively Yours via Lori Wilde

In order to scoop the marriage tale, journalist Olivia Carmichael feigns an engagement with infuriating author Nick Greer. yet getting-under-his-skin becomes getting-under-the-sheets….

Private Party via Wendy Etherington

Non-hired caterer Tara Lindsey crashes the marriage to get a flavor of the meals, yet drop-dead-sexy defense leader Wade Cooper catches her within the act! thankfully, Tara is set to be the visitor of honor at a way more specific party…for two.

Secret Encounter by means of Jillian Burns

Though a hide will get Dr. Peyton Monahan into the occasion, it does not aid her locate the elusive philanthropist she's looking to fund her most recent examine undertaking. yet she does locate one scorching stunning man. Too undesirable Quinn Smith's hiding a couple of issues of his own….

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Download E-books I Shot You Babe: Greatest Hits Mysteries book #4 (Volume 4) PDF

By Leslie Langtry

Coney Bombay isn't really your commonplace PhD. whereas he could be good versed in philosophy, he is additionally probably the most deadly individuals of the Bombay relatives of assassins. picking out to shuttle the realm working carnival rides and spending particularly evenings knitting along with his puppy guinea pig, even in his loopy family members, Cy stands proud as wild card. yet after a sequence of run-ins with perennial grad scholar, Veronica Gale, the cool cat is beginning to suppose a bit scorching less than the collar. In her study, Ronnie Gale has noticeable much. challenge is, she hasn't really performed much. The mysterious Cy Bombay turns out approximately to alter all of that after a whirlwind experience takes them from the small-town kingdom reasonable to the outer reaches of Mongolia, and right into a homicide secret with Cy squarely within the heart. Ronnie's going to need to climb out of her ivory tower and get a bit down and soiled if she desires to live on Cy Bombay's wild trip. different maximum Hits Mysteries to be had: 'Scuse Me whereas I Kill This man – booklet number one weapons Will retain Us jointly – ebook #2 Stand by way of Your Hitman – ebook #3 I Shot You Babe – publication #4 Paradise by way of the Rifles points of interest – e-book #5 Snuff the Magic Dragon - ebook #6

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