Pol Actus

 

A Little Book of Coincidence in the Solar System

Author: John Martineau ISBN: 9780802713889 Pages: 64 Description: A most unusual guide to the solar system, A Little Book of Coincidence suggests that there may be fundamental relationships between space, time, and life that have not yet been fully understood. From the observations of Ptolemy and Kepler to the Harmony of the Spheres and the…

10 avril 2019

The Art of Being Normal

Author: Lisa Williamson ISBN: Pages: 353 Description: I’m a trans person and when I saw this book I was super excited. It had a cool cover and a premise I was personally interested in.However, once I started reading I was honestly very disappointed. I know that trans people have different experiences and points of view…

7 avril 2019

Sebenarnya, Saya Isteri Dia !

Author: Zura Asyfar ISBN: Pages: 897 Description: Cinta pertama tidak semestinya akan bersatu walaupun masing-masing berjanji untuk hidup bersama. Itulah yang terjadi pada Syafa Aqira dengan Farish Adryan. Cinta yang pernah dipupuk sejak zaman universiti lagi akhirnya terputus di tengah jalan apabila Farish bertekad untuk memutuskan hubungan itu lantaran satu peristiwa hitam yang terjadi pada…

1 avril 2019

Telling Secrets

Author: Frederick Buechner ISBN: 9780060609368 Pages: 128 Description: I love Buechner’s work, period. While reading his books, I’m frequently struck with an odd sense of familiarity, realizing only after considering that he just essentially said (in a much more eloquent manner) something that I’ve been wrestling with, thinking about, praying through, and more. He’s incredibly…

27 février 2019

Title: True Evil

Author: Greg Iles ISBN: 9780743292498 Pages: 512 Description: True Evil by Greg Iles is a modern, psychological thriller blending elements of smooth yet relentless FBI detective work with what at least passes for a well researched biological terrorism plot. Iles is also fairly adept at characterization as this Natchez, MS based novel teams with three…

16 février 2019

Phoenix and Ashes

Author: Mercedes Lackey ISBN: 9780756402723 Pages: 480 Description: In this dark and atmospheric rendition of the Cinderella fairy tale, an intelligent young Englishwoman is made into a virtual slave by her evil stepmother. Her only hope of rescue comes in the shape of a scarred World War I pilot of noble blood, whose own powers…

5 février 2019

Rogue

Author: Mark Walden ISBN: 9781408800157 Pages: 296 Description: The HIVE series has a lot of elements that one might consider cliché in a villain/hero story like this. There are the types of villains that would fit right into a James Bond movie as well as an indestructible hero that survives. It might be bothering me…

1 février 2019

Harry Potter Becomes a Communist

Author: HardcoreCommie ISBN: Pages: 276 Description: i’m sure the author would be horrified to learn that i put their fanfic on this amazon-owned oppressive corporate website, but that’s just too bad. this is possibly the best satirical hp fanfiction since My Immortal itself. in fact, you could accurately describe this as « My Immortal, except harry…

1 février 2019

Il carnefice

Author: Francesca Bertuzzi ISBN: 9788854129733 Pages: 288 Description: In uno di quei piccoli paesi della provincia italiana all’apparenza tranquilli, ma in cui il male esiste, si nutre e cresce fra le vie strette, le case decadenti e i bar semibui, sta per avere inizio l’incubo. È qui che abita Danny, una ragazza di origine africana,…

24 janvier 2019

Catching Fire

Author: Suzanne Collins ISBN: 9780439023498 Pages: 391 Description: Sparks are igniting.Flames are spreading.And the Capitol wants revenge. Against all odds, Katniss has won the Hunger Games. She and fellow District 12 tribute Peeta Mellark are miraculously still alive. Katniss should be relieved, happy even. After all, she has returned to her family and her longtime…

19 janvier 2019