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Andreas Tietjen's Der Käsesturm (German Edition) PDF

By Andreas Tietjen

Glitzer, Glanz und Großmarkttreiben

Peter Loetsch - Astronom, talentfreier Bestsellerautor und verkrachte Existenz - geht in seiner neuen Heimat Hamburg zufällig seinem alten Studienfreund Ferdinand Rauterberg in die Fänge.
Ferdinand - immer eine Spur „feiner" als im zusteht - führt ihn in eine Parallelwelt des Hamburger Großmarkts ein, wo Maximilian Sturm - seines Zeichens Käse-Affineur - einen schillernden Kreis illustrer Persönlichkeiten um sich scharrt. Die Dekadenz kennt keine Grenzen und reißt so manche Seele in den Abgrund...

Vom Schein und Sein einer Miniaturgesellschaft

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Marjana Gaponenko's Das letzte Rennen: Roman (German Edition) PDF

By Marjana Gaponenko

Komisch, grotesk, hellsichtig und voll schwarzem Humor und Melancholie erzählt Marjana Gaponenko in ihrem neuen Roman vom bösen Erwachen eines modernen Taugenichts, der auf drastische Weise einige hilfreiche Lektionen fürs Leben lernt. Kaspar, ein verwöhnter junger Mann in der guten Wiener Gesellschaft, studiert etwas ziellos vor sich hin und scheint von den Menschen, insbesondere den Frauen um ihn, weniger zu verstehen als von den Ponys, die sein wohlhabender Vater sammelt. Der Vater Adam, ein aus Polen stammender Ingenieur und Selfmademan, verehrt Pferdekutschen und Kutschpferde und liefert sich mit dem einzigen Sohn ein verhängnisvolles Rennen.

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Download e-book for kindle: Curse of the Anti-Santa (2nd Ed.) by Scott McGowan

By Scott McGowan

William, the eldest son of a Glasgow Godfather of crime, is published from legal. whilst returning to his lifestyles as an upstanding member of society, he reveals himself abducted by means of a few outlandish Dwarfs and brought to the North Pole, simply to find he's the grandson of none except Chris Cringle himself. a huge roller-coaster of a unique ranging around the unknown with Gypsies, Arab Warriors, Dwarfs, Trolls, Magic, struggle, sturdy, Evil and naturally the wintry weather Father himself.

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John Prather's The Adminisphere PDF

By John Prather

Greg Samson is a brand-new instructor at a brand-new highschool in a filthy rich suburb of Phoenix. whereas he reveals educating to be a noble career, his exertions and patience aren't any fit for the inappropriate judgements and absurd regulations which fall from The Adminisphere.

The perpetrators are numerous: a tyrannical valuable; the revolving door of Superintendents; directors with their very own agendas; meddling mom and dad and dear legal professionals to whom the District normally capitulates; unnecessary conferences, hyped up soccer coaches, ridiculous expectancies, and plenty of extra. suffering from weird and wonderful desires and stricken by self-doubt, Greg needs to stability his idealism opposed to the absurdity, a trip he stocks with colleagues yet navigates on his personal distinct phrases.

This satirical examine the realm of schooling is certain to make you giggle, yet also will make you consider public faculties today.

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Read e-book online Other Duties As Assigned PDF

By Jim Kreuch

different tasks As Assigned is the tale of Marty McCallender, a typical man who simply desires to make it in the course of the paintings day with out falling asleep in the course of a meeting.

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One day he hears a rumor that the corporate is making plans for the release of a brand new product on the box place of work within the city of Arroyo Desperado.

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Marty's task has taken him there long ago, and it in order that occurs that he is been requested to make one other journey this week.

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As he drives during the barren region in a battleship-gray corporation motor vehicle on a lonely two-lane street, he recalls the time he dreamed he observed a flying saucer.

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He had this dream again whilst he used to be a kid.

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Marty and his blood brother have been exploring an extinct volcano outdoors of city once they stopped to relaxation, either falling asleep.

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The dream used to be so brilliant that, a long time later, he recalls each detail.

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It was once a dream, wasn't it?

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Marty stops for fuel within the small city of Cakeville, named for the wonderful pastries to be had at a café that closed down years ago.

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He moves up a talk with the reclusive owner of the gasoline station, who lives up within the hills outdoors of town.

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He has equipped a deck the place he sits and watches for UFOs, and invitations Marty to come back and notice it on his long ago from Arroyo Desperado.

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When he arrives on the box place of work, there isn't a lot to be came upon out.

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The advertising and marketing forms arrived in a small constitution aircraft, picked up the chief and left.

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Back domestic, Marty is quickly requested to make one other journey to the sphere office.

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He's been advised a pass over eco-friendly has requested for him in particular to aid in standardizing the office's product ordering and stock systems.

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Who is that this leave out Green?

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Leidgenossen zwischen Krummer Lanke, Reichstag und by Thomas Schmidt PDF

By Thomas Schmidt

Im Mittelpunkt stehen die Querulanten unserer Zeit. Da ist die Rede von Bäckern und Köchen der besonderen paintings - viele Köche verderben den Brei, doch ein einziger kann die Suppe einer ganzen Kompanie versalzen. Und das Leben der Obdachlosen? Der Straßenschmutz macht es nicht schmackhaft. Auch vom Alltag in deutschen Büros ist die Rede. Wer sensibel ist, sollte etwas gegen Depressionen tun. „Hannefatzken", alberne Kerle auf berlinisch, treten auf die Bildfläche. Handlungsort: Grunewald, Schule, Raucherecke. Zum deutschen Recht: Ältere Herren prozessieren gegeneinander. Aus langer Weile? Kurz vor dem Ableben kommen sie zur Besinnung. Wie verhält es sich nun mit der Arbeit der Justiz? Sie ist volksnah, denn die Kriminalität ist beträchtlich. Und unsere Politiker? Für Satiriker liefern sie immer Stoff. Ungerecht ist aber, dass sie kostenlos über sich lachen dürfen …

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Get Zombie-in-Chief: Eater of the Free World: A Novel Take on a PDF

By Scott Kenemore

Bestselling writer Scott Kenemore is again with a hilarious, over-the-top, and bloodthirsty send-up of the 2016 political season. within the culture of Joe Klein's Primary Colors and Richard Condon's The Manchurian Candidate, Zombie-in-Chief: Eater of the unfastened World is a compelling and dramatic tale with characters and occasions which may resemble popular, real-life elections a bit too heavily! in spite of everything, who greater to accomplish an post-mortem of the yank political method than a professional at the undead?



When a mogul and fact television celebrity improbably wins his party's nomination for the presidency, pundits and analysts are as baffled as they're yes that he'll by no means win the final election. What can a guy who already lives on the most sensible of a golden skyscraper with a twiglet spouse nonetheless wish?



Absent solely from their prognostications is the chance that it may be to gorge upon the brains of the residing! That he goals of creating a border wall to higher maintain scrumptious people in! That he seeks to make American nice back. . . for zombies!



Only an not going journalistic partnership among a reporter clean from J-school and a blogger who's derided and disregarded as "fake information" turns out to have any likelihood of derailing the tycoon's plans and exposing him as a member of the jogging lifeless.



Yet a terrifying query nonetheless continues to be. . . In a kingdom divided alongside political strains as by no means sooner than, will any such revelation switch whatever? Or will a candidate published to be a proud "Zombie American" easily be one other stepping stone on a ancient (and not-so-above-board) trip to the presidency?

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New PDF release: Salt Lick

By Brian Ames

think about a typical merchandise of husbandry: the salt lick. identify a rural city after it. installed authority a megalomaniacal mayor. Populate it with foothills humans bent to do his bidding. Set within the Cascades, Salt Lick shakes and burns as their lives carom from the orderly to the bounds of keep watch over and past. even if Salt Lick’s electorate live on the ensuing mayhem brews a black comedy half David Lynch’s dual Peaks, half Russell Banks’ Trailer Park.

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Download e-book for iPad: Boon, The Mind of the Race, The Wild Asses of the Devil, and by H. G. Wells

By H. G. Wells

Contained inside of this quantity is a suite of writings by means of George Boon, painstakingly chosen and edited by means of H. G. Wells for inclusion within the instances newspaper. Chapters contain: “The again Of leave out Bathwick And George Boon”, “Being the 1st bankruptcy Of 'The brain Of The Race'”, “The nice droop, The Revival Of Letters, And The backyard by way of The Sea”, “Of artwork, Of Literature, Of Mr Henry James”, “Of The Assembling And starting Of the area convention at the brain Of The Race”, “Of no longer Liking Hallery And The Royal Society For The Discouragement Of Literature”, et cetera. Herbert George Wells (1866 – 1946) used to be a prolific English author who wrote in numerous genres, together with the unconventional, politics, heritage, and social remark. at the present time, he's might be top remembered for his contributions to the technological know-how fiction style because of such novels as “The Time computing device” (1895), “The Invisible guy” (1897), and “The battle of the Worlds” (1898). even though by no means a winner, Wells was once nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature a complete of 4 occasions. Many classic books akin to this have gotten more and more scarce and costly. we're republishing this booklet now in a cheap, sleek, fine quality version entire with a specifically commissioned new biography of the author.

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