El fantasma de los sueños

By Ramón Cerdá Sanjuán

Oliver, escritor de éxito, es abatido a tiros por un asesino a sueldo. Roberto, amante de los angeles mujer de Oliver y también escritor, tendrá los angeles posibilidad de apoderarse de l. a. última novela de Oliver gracias a los angeles colaboración de Soraya. ¿Podrá Oliver hacer algo por evitarlo después de que haya sido certificada su muerte?
Ramón Cerdá nos introduce de nuevo en el mundo de lo paranormal. Espiritismo, viajes astrales, recuerdos olvidados y sueños increíbles se conjugan con temas más mundanos como l. a. infidelidad, los asesinatos, el suicidio, y las, a veces no menos extrañas, relaciones humanas.

Show description

More Tales of Pirx the Pilot

By Stanislaw Lem

Commander Pirx, who drives area automobiles for a dwelling within the galaxy of the long run, the following faces a brand new sequence of fascinating adventures during which robots exhibit a few alarmingly human features. Translated by means of Louis Iribarne, assisted by way of Magdalena Majcherczyk and Michael Kandel. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book

Show description

The Moon Pinnace

By Thomas Williams

"...warm and significant novel."Chicago Tribune

In the summer season of 1948, John Hearne, a 21-year-old vet, has an an affair with highschool senior Dory Perkins, his neighbor and adolescence acquaintance. prior to settling down, John desires to shuttle cross-country, ostensibly to go to California yet really to discover his father, who left whilst John used to be a small boy. So John leaves New Hampshire to discover his earlier; and Dory is still in the back of, operating because the supervisor of a lodge, to confront her future.

A love tale that takes on all of the ardour and soreness of early maturity. an outstanding examine post-World battle II the USA.

Show description

Dark Lightning (Thunder and Lightning)

By John Varley

Known for “superior technology fiction" (The Philadelphia Inquirer), writer John Varley returns to his Thunder and Lightning sequence with a singular of the way one man’s unstable genius may adjust a starship’s epic plunge right into a destiny the place human survival is simply a theory…

On a voyage to New Earth, the starship Rolling Thunder is powered by way of an power nobody is familiar with apart from its eccentric inventor, Jubal Broussard. yet now, on his emergence from a nation of suspended animation, Jubal makes a surprising statement: The send needs to cease, or each person will die.

These phrases from the mission’s founder, the fellow accountable for the very life of Rolling Thunder, will ship surprise waves during the starship—and divide its passengers into those that think and those that doubt. and it'll be as much as his dual daughters to prevent a mutiny, detect the reality, and usher the send right into a new age of exploration…

Show description

Nei, ikke det

By Tor Ulven

Omtale fra Den Norske Bokdatabasen

Tor Ulvens andre prosa bok - en samling uvanlige historier. Detaljert og nærgående framstiles verden som uuttømmelig for sansene og språket. Presist og poetisk viser forfatteren oss bevisshetens totale engasjement på tvers av tid og sted, dens lett beveglighet og tragiske jakt på et speedy ståsted.

Show description

The Reversal (A Lincoln Lawyer Novel)

By Michael Connelly

Longtime safeguard legal professional Mickey Haller is recruited to alter stripes and prosecute the high-profile retrial of a brutal baby homicide. After twenty-four years in criminal, convicted killer Jason Jessup has been exonerated by means of new DNA facts. Haller is confident Jessup is in charge, and he's taking the case at the situation that he will get to settle on his investigator, LAPD Detective Harry Bosch.

Together, Bosch and Haller trigger on a case fraught with political and private hazard. Opposing them is Jessup, now out on bail, a safety legal professional who excels at manipulating the media, and a runaway eyewitness reluctant to testify after such a lot of years.

With the chances and the proof opposed to them, Bosch and Haller needs to nail a sadistic killer as soon as and for all. If Bosch is certain of whatever, it truly is that Jason Jessup plans to kill again.

Show description

Voices From the Street

By Philip K. Dick

Stuart Hadley is a radio electronics salesman in early Nineteen Fifties Oakland, California. He has what many may ponder the perfect lifestyles; a pleasant condominium, a good looking spouse, an honest task with customers for development, yet he nonetheless feels unfulfilled. whatever is lacking from his existence. Hadley is a stressed younger man―an artist, a dreamer, a screw-up. He reacts to the affection of his spouse and the kindness of his corporation with anxiousness and worry. He attempts to fill his void first with ingesting, after which with an affair, and eventually with non secular fanaticism, yet not anything seems operating, and it truly is riding him loopy.

Voices from the Street is the tale of Hadley's descent into melancholy and insanity, and his emergence out the opposite side.

Show description

Flowers of Grass (Japanese Literature Series)

By Takehiko Fukunaga, Royall Tyler

Outside Tokyo, a tuberculosis clinic within the village of ok has a six-bed ward that the narrator, an aspiring poet, stocks with a pupil of linguistics and budding author named Shiomi. After the obdurate Shiomi insists on present process a deadly surgery and dies within the approach, notebooks occur in his bedsheets. "Flowers of Grass" unfolds because the narrator reads them, asking himself if Shiomi's demise was once a type of suicide, and studying the main points of his overdue friend's nice loves: for a brother and sister, either one of whom reject him.

Fukunaga himself spent seven years getting better from tuberculosis following international battle II, and drew on his personal studies to create an absolutely learned portrait of a tender guy of fastidious intelligence and nice sorrow, and the way it's attainable, seeing fact from the part of demise and melancholy, to nonetheless pick out life.

Show description

Ataque de panico (Spanish Edition)

El psicoterapeuta Adam Bloom vive en una casa lujosa junto a su bella esposa, Dana, y Marissa, su hija de veintidós años. Pero los angeles relación entre Marissa y sus padres está basada en l. a. incomprensión y l. a. incomunicación, y entre Adam y Dana las cosas tampoco están tan bien. Una noche, Marissa despierta a su padre para decirle que hay un intruso en los angeles casa. Presa de un ataque de pánico, Adam busca un arma que había comprado por temor a los angeles inseguridad y vacía el cargador entero sobre l. a. inquietante figura que sube las escaleras hacia su dormitorio.

                A partir de ese momento, su vida jamás volverá a ser los angeles misma. Vilipendiado por los medios, despreciado y temido por sus compañeros de trabajo, abandonado por si propio terapeuta y, lo que le resulta más hiriente, rechazado por su propia familia, Adam emprende un descenso hacia los infiernos en busca de los angeles redención. Y, como si eso fuera poco, el ladrón abatido tenía un cómplice, que busca venganza.

Show description

The Secret Life of William Shakespeare

By Jude Morgan

Named one in all Kirkus Reviews top Fiction Books of 2014

There are so few confirmed evidence approximately how the son of a glove maker from Warwickshire grew to become one of many maximum writers of all time that a few humans doubt he might relatively have written such a lot of miraculous performs. we all know that he married Anne Hathaway, who was once pregnant and 6 years older than he, on the age of eighteen, and that one in all their young ones died of the plague. we all know that he left Stratford to hunt his fortune in London, and finally succeeded. He was once essentially an unwilling craftsman, formidable actor, envious son, nearly good-enough husband. but if and the way did he additionally turn into a genius?

The mystery lifetime of William Shakespeare pulls again the curtain to visualize what it could have quite been wish to be Shakespeare earlier than a likely usual guy turned a legend. within the palms of acclaimed old novelist Jude Morgan, this can be a brilliantly convincing tale of unforgettable richness, heat, and immediacy.

Show description