By Vendela Vida
A gun is pointed at 21-year-old Ellis as she walks via a brand new York park. even if she escapes unhurt she is left psychologically reeling. Over the following couple of weeks Ellis retains everybody at bay: the police, suitors who are looking to shop her, and the college therapist who tricks that her sweaters are too tight. but if Ellis accompanies her mom, a nurse, on a undertaking within the Philippines, she unearths the lifestyles - no matter if held up - can't be held again, and neither, eventually, can she.
Read or Download And Now You Can Go PDF
Best women's fiction books
This paintings is incorporated in new fiction around up in magazines eg "Woman". It appeals to lovers of films corresponding to "The Stepford other halves" and tv indicates equivalent to "Desperate Housewives"; and enthusiasts of latest women's fiction. the writer has excellent humorousness and a witty writing variety. considered one of Avon Trade's most original voices, Heather Estay is again back with the second one ebook in her hilarious sequence that includes everyone's favourite 40-something, Angie.
For Whom The Bell Pulls Tolls As proprietor of the Den of Antiquity, lately divorced(but by no means sour! ) Abigail Timberlake is acquainted with delving into the earlier, looking for losttreasures, and navigating the cutthroat international of rival buyers at flea marketsand auctions. nonetheless, she by no means suggestion she'd be placing her services in mayhemand detection to different use -- till crotchety "junque" broker, Abby's aunt Eulonia Wiggins, used to be discovered murdered!
Meredith Martin Delinn simply misplaced every little thing: her associates, her houses, her social status - simply because her husband Freddy cheated wealthy traders out of billions of greenbacks. determined and dealing with homelessness, Meredith gets a decision from her outdated ally, Constance Flute. Connie's had fresh concerns of her personal, and the 2 go away for a summer time on Nantucket in an try and heal.
- Friendship Bread
- Shem Creek: A Lowcountry Tale (Lowcountry Tales)
- Bliss Kiss
- Good Girls Gone Bad: A Novel
- Fools Rush in
- Gute Geister (Roman)
Additional resources for And Now You Can Go
I say. " "Sure," he says. " "Yeah," I say. "Tice," I hear him yell. He puts the phone down and I hear his voice from a few feet away. " I hang up. Tom calls me and tells me he wants his lamp back. He brought it over one night so we could both read in bed. On another night, when stripping down for sex, he threw his T-shirt over it. The shirt was purple and our bodies looked like we were in a greenhouse. "I'll leave it downstairs with the doorman," I say. "Fine," he says. " I hang up and unplug the lamp.
I've brought the pepper spray with me in my jacket pocket. He doesn't turn around. I walk around so I'm facing him. His eyes are gray. He has one set of eyelashes that are blond; those in the other set are brown. I used to love this about him. Now the imbalance frightens me. "Happy birthday," I say. He looks at the radiator as it releases steam. On the stereo, a violin is playing scales. "Here," I say, and hold out the envelope. He takes it from me with his left hand. His right wrist is still messed up from the car accident.
Of course it was the bat—bats slept during the day—but it was so small and folded up. Nicholas was standing with the shovel that he had found on the porch. He held the shovel like an ax above his head. He let out a grunting sound and brought the shovel blade down hard. Blood, there was a smattering of it, and it was over. The bat slid down the wall a foot, leaving a trail of red, but so tenacious was its grasp that it didn't fall. Nicholas took the shovel and, now holding it properly, maneuvered the bat around.