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By Mansfield, Melody
A humorous and heartbreaking look at the complexities of human life through the compound eyes of bugs.
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By Thornton, Peter
These two novellas follow the conscientious but less than enthusiastic academic Richard Carteris at two defining moments of his career, both professional and personal. In THE MANNHEIM EXIT, set in Germany, he involves himself in an affair that threatens to destroy utterly the set...tled pattern of his existence. Twelve years later, in ATONEMENT, now married and Head of his Department at an English university, he finds history repeating itself, and is forced to confront an unresolved past.Read more
By Finney, Jasson
The World's First Fitness Superhero and his sidekick janitor save the day the healthy way.
The author's third collection of stories. It comprises the novellas 'Decision' (also available separately) and 'Modulations' and five shorter tales. - A recently-divorced translator encounters a kindred spirit on a night ferry to Holland ('Night Ferry') - A redundant banker meets... an agency model in a railway station buffet ('Modulations') - Two academics carry on a love affair solely at conferences ('Mutual Accord') - A teacher beset with problems both personal and professional plans his own disappearance ('The Fugitive') - A young researcher encounters two very different women in the Reading Room of the British Museum Library ('The Vigil') - An estranged couple spend the last day of their life together ('Last Day') - A man approaching middle age whose life has been shaped entirely by others makes a decision for himself ('Decision').Read more
By Risher, Jennifer
When Jennifer Risher joined Microsoft in 1991, she met her husband, and with him became an extra-lucky beneficiary of the dot-com boom. By their early thirties, they had tens of millions of dollars. Today, there are millions of people like her. Jennifer's thought-provoking, perso...nal story includes the voices of others in her demographic and explores the hidden impact of wealth on identity, relationships, and sense of place in the world. At a time when income inequality is a huge problem, our country's economic system is broken, and money is still a taboo subject even among those closest to us, this engaging, introspective memoir is essential reading: a catalyst for conversation that demystifies wealth and inspires us to connect.Read more
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