Lissie and the Lord of Cats

Author: Adele Hodlin

Publisher: iUniverse


Category: Fiction

Page: 272

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Lissie Bonsall has vowed never to submit to any man. Kitain, Lord Rimanaou, expects her to obey his every whim. A lively war of wits and wills unfolds amidst deadly intrigue in this, the first of a series of fantasy romances by author Adele S. Hodlin.

The Temple of My Familiar

Author: Alice Walker

Publisher: Hachette UK


Category: Fiction

Page: 432

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'A romance of the last 500,000 years' from the Pulitzer prize winning author of THE COLOR PURPLE. A visionary cast of characters weave together their past and present in a brilliantly intricate tapestry of tales.It is the story of the dispossessed and displaced, of peoples whose history is ancient and whose future is yet to come. Here we meet Lissie, a woman of many pasts; Arveyda the great guitarist and his Latin American wife who has had to flee her homeland; Suwelo, the history teacher, and his former wife Fanny who has fallen in love with spirits. Hovering tantalisingly above their stories are Miss Celie and Shug, the beloved characters from THE COLOUR PURPLE.

Alice Walker: A Woman For Our Times

Author: Deborah G. Plant

Publisher: ABC-CLIO


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 251

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This biography explores Alice Walker's life experiences and her lifework in context of her philosophical thought, and celebrates the author's creative genius and heroism. • Represents the only biography that offers a philosophical examination of this deeply philosophical artist-activist • Provides insightful perspectives on negotiating our ever-changing and volatile world

The New York Times Book Review




Category: Books


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Presents extended reviews of noteworthy books, short reviews, essays and articles on topics and trends in publishing, literature, culture and the arts. Includes lists of best sellers (hardcover and paperback).

The Horn Book Magazine

Author: Bertha E. Mahony Miller



Category: Children's literature


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Vol. 2 includes extra number, "Experimental schools in England," Jan. 1926.

The Compact Scottish National Dictionary

Containing All the Scottish Words Known to be in Use Or to Have Been in Use Since C.1700, Arranged Partly on Regional Lines and Partly on Historical Principles

Author: William Grant

Publisher: Pergamon Press


Category: Reference

Page: 1186

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