Summary Book Review The Course of True Love (and First Dates) by Cassandra Clare:
Download or read book The Course of True Love (and First Dates) written by Cassandra Clare and published by Simon and Schuster. This book was released on 2014-03-18 with total page 40 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Magnus Bane and Alec Lightwood might fall in love—but first they have a first date. One of ten adventures in The Bane Chronicles. When Magnus Bane, warlock, meets Alec Lightwood, Shadowhunter, sparks fly. And what happens on their first date lights a flame... This standalone e-only short story illuminates the life of the enigmatic Magnus Bane, whose alluring personality populates the pages of the #1 New York Times bestselling series The Mortal Instruments and The Infernal Devices. This story in The Bane Chronicles, The Course of True Love (and First Dates), is written by Cassandra Clare.
Summary Book Review The Bane Chronicles by Cassandra Clare:
Download or read book The Bane Chronicles written by Cassandra Clare and published by Simon and Schuster. This book was released on 2014-11-11 with total page 528 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Fans of The Mortal Instruments and The Infernal Devices can get to know warlock Magnus Bane like never before in this collection of New York Times bestselling tales, with an exclusive new story and illustrated material. This collection of eleven short stories illuminates the life of the enigmatic Magnus Bane, whose alluring personality, flamboyant style, and sharp wit populate the pages of the #1 New York Times bestselling series, The Mortal Instruments and The Infernal Devices. Originally released one-by-one as e-only short stories by Cassandra Clare, Maureen Johnson, and Sarah Rees Brennan, this compilation presents all ten together in print and includes a special eleventh tale, as well as eleven comic illustrations.
Summary Book Review The Course of True Love (and First Dates) by Cassandra Clare:
Download or read book The Course of True Love (and First Dates) written by Cassandra Clare and published by . This book was released on 2013 with total page pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt:
Summary Book Review City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare:
Download or read book City of Ashes written by Cassandra Clare and published by Simon and Schuster. This book was released on 2015-09 with total page 512 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: As she becomes further involved with the Shadowhunters and their pursuit of demons, Clary discovers some terrifying truths about her parents and others close to her.
Summary Book Review Cassandra Clare by Daniel E. Harmon:
Download or read book Cassandra Clare written by Daniel E. Harmon and published by The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc. This book was released on 2014-12-15 with total page 112 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Her books fly off the shelves, and throngs of fans flock to the theatres to see Cassandra Clare's stories and characters brought to the silver screen. Although Clare writes for a young adult audience, her best-selling novels continue to enchant readers of all ages. Readers will learn about Clare's childhood and early work history and how they have shaped her writing. Writing tips and suggestions from Clare encourage and guide aspiring writers. Insights into Clare's writing practices and even her musical preferences offer an entertaining and memorable read about one of the best-selling YA authors writing today.
Summary Book Review MacArthur's Escape: John "Wild Man" Bulkeley and the Rescue of an American Hero by George W. Smith:
Download or read book MacArthur's Escape: John "Wild Man" Bulkeley and the Rescue of an American Hero written by George W. Smith and published by . This book was released on with total page pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt:
Summary Book Review On Motherhood: Fireflies to First Dates by Melinda L. Wentzel:
Download or read book On Motherhood: Fireflies to First Dates written by Melinda L. Wentzel and published by iUniverse. This book was released on 2019-04-05 with total page 334 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: On Motherhood: Fireflies to First Dates offers a collection of memorable essays on parenthood written by a seasoned humor/slice-of-life columnist and mom of three. Within its pages, author Melinda L. Wentzel candidly shares what the journey has taught her: that it is the harvest of tiny moments that matters most and that extraordinary often lives deep within the ordinary. Filled with warmth, wit and wonder and colorful, descriptive details, this is a compilation of Wentzel’s previously published articles. Praise for On Motherhood: Fireflies to First Dates I love Planet Mom ... it’s where we all live. —Lisa Novotny, Pennsylvania [Planet Mom], I have read and enjoyed your column for years. It just really hits home for me. It’s what all moms are thinking and feeling and dealing with on a daily basis. I love how straightforward and honest you are about the ups and downs and everything in between, and you make even the most boring everyday stuff hilarious! It helps us moms to know we’re not the only ones! —Sharon Steinbacher, Cogan Station, PA [Planet Mom], I love your easy humor. I was a huge bookworm growing up and went through a huge Erma Bombeck phase. You channel her for me. —Susan Weissman, Author, Feeding Eden, New York, New York Parenting is an unbounded experience spanning years, a million different moments encompassing unique challenges and providing unexpected gifts. No one knows this better than Melinda Wentzel, aka Planet Mom, whose touching essays illuminate so many of these experiences. —Garrett “Neanderdad” Rice, Author, Neanderdad, San Mateo, California I love the passion with which you write ... and share your personal journey. —Jodi Moore, Author, When a Dragon Moves In, When a Dragon Moves In Again and I Love My Dragon
Summary Book Review 121 First Dates by Wendy Newman:
Download or read book 121 First Dates written by Wendy Newman and published by Simon and Schuster. This book was released on 2016-01-12 with total page 320 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: "Newman has made every imaginable dating mistake--so you don't have to. Part guidebook, part personal tell-all, [her book] chronicles [her] funny, real-life dating misadventures and the practical wisdom she gained from them ... Just when you're about to submit to a lifetime at home with a pint of ice cream and TV reruns, Wendy will inspire you to keep stepping out. Learn how to avoid the most common dating mistakes; online-date like a true pro; date efficiently; have an amazing first date with anyone; self-care to stay at your best; end uncomfortable situations with grace; and much, much more"--
Summary Book Review A Blind Date for Christmas by Jo-Ann Carson:
Download or read book A Blind Date for Christmas written by Jo-Ann Carson and published by JRT Publications. This book was released on 2022-05-01 with total page 74 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Oscar Andersson is a cursed barista who cannot find love, and Annabelle Gibson is the witch who intends to fix him. In Mystic Keep, a small Pacific Northwest town where everything goes bump in the night, there is an enchanted coffee house called The Perfect Brew. Oscar and Annabelle lace every cup of coffee with magic to heal the hearts of their customers and help them make their dreams come true. But the barista's lives are far from perfect. Oscar Andersson has the Nordic good looks of a movie star. Not only is he hot; he's also kind, thoughtful, and generous. Oscar is the kind of man every mother dreams her daughter would marry, and every woman dreams of bedding. But he's not available. It's not that Oscar doesn't want to find love, and it's not that he hasn't tried. He's dated blondes, redheads, brunettes, witches, humans, and even gargoyles, but his attraction never turns into love. He's a serial one-night stand. Annabelle Gibson is a feisty, red-headed beauty, with a reputation for breaking hearts. While all sorts of men drool at her feet, she’s never found the right one. Oscar’s lukewarm response to her charms shocks her. No matter what she does, she can’t get him to see her as anything but a friend. When Belle hatches a plan to win his heart, his world is turned upside down and sideways. Now she has to break the curse and bewitch him permanently. Meanwhile, Venomilia, the dark sorceress who cursed Oscar, watches them in her crystal ball, ready to step in if Belle comes close to breaking her spell. If you like clean, sweet romance with a side of magic and mistletoe, you’ll love this short novella. Buy A Blind Date for Christmas today to read a heartwarming Christmas romance.
Download or read book First Dates written by Fred Sirieix and published by Penguin UK. This book was released on 2016-09-22 with total page 256 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: 'There's someone out there for all of us...' First Dates, Channel 4's runaway hit TV show, has captured the hearts of the nation. Each week millions of us cosy up on our sofas to watch nervous singletons arrive in the restaurant in the hope of finding love. Now Fred Sirieix, the insatiably charming Maître'd of the First Dates restaurant, is here to help all of us - whether we're on a quest to find 'the one', or simply want to discover more about how to connect with someone and sustain the magic. With his unique take on romance, Fred reveals his recipe for a perfect date, and hopefully a perfect match. This beguiling book brings the First Dates world to the page: all the heart-warming twists and turns of the most awkward meal of the daters' lives, the larger-than-life characters we have grown to love, and the timeless wisdom of Fred and his team. They share their match-making secrets: from breaking the ice to dealing with surprises and getting to grips with the rules of attraction, along with all the toe-curling moments and across-the-table triumphs as couples seek to find The One. This is First Dates. This is The Art of Love.
Summary Book Review The American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms, Second Edition by Christine Ammer:
Download or read book The American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms, Second Edition written by Christine Ammer and published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. This book was released on 2013 with total page 506 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Covering over ten thousand phrases, including "bite the bullet," "take the cake," and "buy the farm," a reference on common American vocabulary and idiomatic expressions defines each entry and provides a contextual sentence.
Summary Book Review Five First Dates by Erin McCarthy:
Download or read book Five First Dates written by Erin McCarthy and published by Erin McCarthy. This book was released on 2020-12-18 with total page 240 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Every date is my next chance to find love--but my brother’s best friend has his own plans for me. Every perfect rom-com has a twist that leads the heroine to her happily ever after. Me? Somehow, in any room full of Prince Charmings, I always manage to find the one frog. So this time, I’ve found my own twist. Four of my friends will each set me up. Four first dates. Four chances at my own happily-ever-after. My brother’s best friend even offered to watch my baby while I’m out finding true love. Only Maddox has seriously grown up since I saw him last. The guy next door now looks more like the guy on a magazine cover. He’s inked and sexy. Muscular. Utterly irresistible. And… big. Oh, and did I mention he’s now my roommate? Surely having a brother’s-friend-with-benefits won’t hurt my search for Mr. Right. Especially if he’s my fifth first date… Five First Dates is a standalone romantic comedy with a tattooed bad boy roommate, a feisty heroine, an adorable baby, and a Happily Ever After.
Summary Book Review First Dates with Alyson McLayne by Alyson McLayne:
Download or read book First Dates with Alyson McLayne written by Alyson McLayne and published by Sourcebooks, Inc.. This book was released on 2021-07-27 with total page 150 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Go on a first date with beloved romance author Alyson McLayne! Check out the first few chapters of three books from her Sons of Gregor MacLeod series to see if you're interested in more: Strong and Sexy Highland Lairds Beguiling Scottish Romance Fiercely Independent Lasses Able to Hold Their Own A sweeping Highland romance series full of adventure, passion, and sexy Scots. When forced to choose between duty and honor, these Highland lairds will find a way to have both. Highland Promise Laird Darach MacKenzie promised never again to let a woman near his heart after his betrothed betrayed him. It sparked an intense feud between his clan and the Frasers. With all-out war on the wind, Darach can't be distracted—not even by a sweet and charming lass who desperately needs his help. Highland Conquest Laird Lachlan MacKay never planned on leading his clan, but when his older brother was murdered, he was left with no choice. His vow to avenge his brother has led him to the MacPherson clan—and their bewitching healer, Amber. Highland Thief No one ever accused Kerr MacAlister of being a nice man. Everyone would agree, however, that when the laird makes a promise, nothing can stop him. Which is why everyone knows Isobel MacKinnon will end up his wife. Isobel spent most of her childhood in love with the tall, dark, and sexy Scot. It wasn't until she was fifteen and failed to entice Kerr into kissing her that things turned sour. Now, Kerr is the one trying to entice her, but Isobel won't be swayed...no matter how tempting he might be.
Summary Book Review Fifty First Dates After Fifty by Carolyn Lee Arnold:
Download or read book Fifty First Dates After Fifty written by Carolyn Lee Arnold and published by She Writes Press. This book was released on 2021-11-02 with total page 328 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: What does a free-spirited, fifty-something professional do when she breaks up with her non-committal Buddhist boyfriend and longs for a life partner? She holds a ‘letting go’ ceremony with the boyfriend, challenges herself to go on 50 dates, takes a few lovers, and voila! Finding Mr. Right becomes a sexy dating project. Set in the SF Bay Area world of personal growth workshops and spiritual ceremonies, Fifty First Dates after Fifty traces the adventurous path of Carolyn’s universal quest for love. The goal of fifty pulls her forward through the highs and lows of dating—magical and ecstatic, pining and painful—while her heart soars, falls, and keeps on going. Buoyed by her dating project, she avoids settling for the wrong guy, discovers the type of man she wants, reconciles a love of independence and sex with her desire for commitment and emotional connection, and finds the unique partner for her. This upbeat memoir about the search for a partner in midlife is also a celebration of a woman’s unabashed sexuality. Erotic in places, funny in others, it offers a positive view of dating as an enjoyable journey of self-discovery and self-love along the way to one’s own Mr. Right.
Summary Book Review Fifty First Dates by Jolie Moore:
Download or read book Fifty First Dates written by Jolie Moore and published by Moore Digital Media Inc. This book was released on 2019-05-30 with total page 314 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A romance author joins Tinder to find true love. What could go wrong? •Left an abusive marriage. Check. •Did a heap of therapy. And meditation. And yoga. Check. •Got on Bumble. Got on OKCupid. Got on Tinder. Check. Dan Savage ruined my marriage. But he saved my life. Wisdom of a single advice columnist changed everything. When I moved out, I took only the clothes I could carry, my writing desk, my office chair, and the books on my keeper shelf. Walking out of a two-decade-long marriage was the easy part. Getting my self-esteem back was much harder. Once I healed enough to realize I was okay, I was ready to start dating again. #50firstdates was born. Fifty dates seemed like enough to meet Mr. Right or at least Mr. Right Now. Dating in middle-age was nothing like I thought it was going to be. Follow me on my real-life journey…as I search for my next big love. This is my own Crazy. Beautiful. Love. Story.
Summary Book Review First Dates Second Chances by Sadie Haller:
Download or read book First Dates Second Chances written by Sadie Haller and published by QTP. This book was released on 2021-10-25 with total page pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: First Dates Second Chances The Complete Fetwrk Collection Fetwrk is a hook-up app for the debauched and kinky More whips and chains than hearts and flowers Power Exchange Want hook up with a kinky fellow celebrity near you? There needs to be an app for that. I have a quiet reputation for fixing the most sordid and tawdry of situations. Preventing them in the first place? For that, I'm going to need a little help. But what Stuart wants in return... Blacklist Hookup Looking to hook up with a kinky fellow celebrity near you when nobody--literally nobody--can know you're the opposite of vanilla? There's an app for that. Quietly warn a fellow actress not to be alone with a certain producer and… BOOM. I'm dumped from Hollywood's A-list to everyone's blacklist in the blink of an upload. So when I accidentally swipe right on my ex, who is still very much a hot commodity in this town, I'm not about to tank his career along with mine. But Eli has questions, and I just might like the way he plans to wring the answers out of me. Unfriendly Relations Looking to hook up with a kinky fellow aristocrat near you? There's an app for that. I'd imagined my wedding day countless times as a young girl, complete with Prince Charming. True, there is a prince. But charming? Not even close. Daddy Issues Looking for a kinky celebrity to call you Daddy? There's an app for that. The Hollywood rumor mill has a lot to say about Lis Green. So when she matches with me, looking for a particular kind of Dom, I have…misgivings. But despite her reputation, she seems content to play on my terms, where I take care of her soft, sweet, innocent needs (in a very grown-up between consenting adults kind of way). The thing is, if our secret hookups get discovered, those same rumours could torch my career. Can (Dare?) I risk it all and take a chance on love? Full Circle Looking for a kinky celebrity rebound hookup? There’s an app for that...but it shouldn't match me with my ex, right? Maddison Sinclair and I are done. Our on-again, off-again relationship is so over, I wrote a hit song to prove it. Then I turn to the hottest app in Hollywood only to be matched with the artist who drives me crazy. Maybe we need one more try to figure out what we kept missing. CW: This story contains a detailed recollection of childhood trauma.
Summary Book Review Her Secret Texas Valentine (Mills & Boon True Love) (The Fortunes of Texas: The Lost Fortunes, Book 2) by Helen Lacey:
Download or read book Her Secret Texas Valentine (Mills & Boon True Love) (The Fortunes of Texas: The Lost Fortunes, Book 2) written by Helen Lacey and published by HarperCollins UK. This book was released on 2019-01-10 with total page 192 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The rugged cowboy lassoed her heart