The author was a waist gunner in a B-17 that was shot down over France in WW2. The book chronicles his capture by the Gestapo, rescue by the French underground, rearrest, rerescue and eventual escape through Spain.
WHAT'S IN THE BOX? EVERYONE'S DYING TO KNOW. An international crisis threatens to plunge the world into war at the dawn of the Twentieth Century, but the British Foreign Office finds itself blinded by the bizarre deaths of crucial agents and informants as it struggles to stave off the coming conflagration. For help, they turn to an unconventional outsider, Inspector Jenkins of Scotland Yard, who soon finds himself on the trail of a mysterious man with a deadly black box and a host of devoted accomplices. Innocents transform into monsters. Men of God become agents of destruction. Good men rise from the flames of damnation to become soldiers in the coming apocalypse. The Man with the Black Box is a terrifying examination of the corruptibility of mankind, a riveting twist on the classic battle of good versus evil, and a fantasy thriller of historic proportions.
Plääh, Onnilla on kamala flunssa! Mutta jokin on silloinkin hauskaa: saa kuumaa kaakaota, kurkkupas-tilleja ja - mikä parasta - saa pelata tietokoneella! Olavista on epäreilua, kun veli on saanut pelata niin paljon. Ja isin päätä kuumottaa liiasta pelaamisesta. Välillä leikitään ulkonakin ja pelataan shakkia. Olaville uusi tietokonepeli on liian jännä, Onnin mielestä taas muissa perheissä saa pelata enemmän. Veljekset kinastelevat ja lapset istuisivat aina tietokoneen ääressä.
Äiti haluaisi heittää koko pelin parvekkeelta alas. Sitten isi uskoo keksivänsä ratkaisun pelaami-seen! Toimiiko se?
BFF, that's what Cara thought until Page began her attack Blindsided by Page's new attitued towards her Cara only can do what she feels is best when a friend is mad, give them space and let them come back when their ready. Cara soon learns Page will come back, but only to hurt her more. The bullying Cara endures in her last year of school has cost her her right to graduate. Forced to leave school as Page's personal war now involves the whole school. Cara is left one joy in her life- cooking.
Cara find sheltered in her cupcakes and her father finds profits. Encourged by her father Cara openes a cupcake shop. Page will not leave Cara alone, Cara was alone, until her brother and Greg comes back.
Greg, Page's brother has become Cara's support group. Cara can't help the feelings she has for Greg. She is happy he has the same feelings but she knows her own brother Chris does not agree about the relationship and Page makes her feelings known as she tries to run them over.
In this collection of stories from some of your favorite (and soon-to-be favorite) authors, you will find all of the romance, butterflies, and drama that come with love, lust, and everything in-between.
Lily Grace has escaped the confines of the Scottish village where she grew up, and is at college in Newcastle. She loves her independent student life and hopes to stretch her wings even further by working on a cruise ship for the summer. The only cloud on the horizon is the blunder she made when she kissed lecturer Gerard Renée, not realising he was a married man. Then a trip to Ireland for a family funeral changes everything.
There she meets student Dara Ryan and her brother Declan is smitten by the gorgeous Ava, who was abandoned at a convent as a baby. Lily and Dara fall in love but she is fearful that a long-distance love affair is doomed to fail. When her father, fueled by drink and emotion after the funeral, makes a shocking confession, and Ava involves them all in a heartbreaking crisis, Lily realises that Gerard Renée is the least of the problems she must solve before summer’s end. Perhaps everything will be clearer on a cruise ship under starry Mediterranean skies?