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And now, on to the books on our shelves! The Duke With a Dragon Tattoo: He is known only as The Rook. A man with no name, no past, no memories. He awakens in a mass grave, a magnificent dragon tattoo on his muscled forearm the sole clue to his mysterious origins. His only hope for survival—and salvation—lies in the deep, fiery eyes of the beautiful stranger who finds him.
Who nurses him back to health. And who calms the restless demons in his soul. Lorelai will never forget the night she rescued the broken dark angel in the woods, a devilishly handsome man who haunts her dreams to this day.
Crippled as a child, she devoted herself to healing the poor tortured man. And when he left, he took a piece of her heart with him. Now, after all these years, The Rook has returned. Like a phantom, he sweeps back into her life and avenges those who wronged her.
And can she trust herself to resist him when he takes her in his arms? Kandel was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his foundational research into memory storage in the brain, and his book thus draws on a lifetime of pathbreaking research and the work of many other leading neuroscientists to take us on an unusual tour of the brain.
How does our mind, our individual sense of self, emerge from the physical matter of the brain? But sometimes those connections are disrupted. While these disruptions bring great suffering, they can also reveal the mysteries of how the brain produces our most fundamental experiences and capabilities—the very nature of what it means to be human.
Studies of autism illuminate the neurological foundations of our social instincts; research into depression offers important insights on emotions and the integrity of the self; and paradigm-shifting work on addiction has led to a new understanding of the relationship between pleasure and willpower.
The result of his work is an easily comprehended, meticulous synthesis of current research into the biological grounding of the human mind.
As we open, Sheriff Brady. This time Sheriff Joanna Brady may expect to see her maternity leave through to completion, but the world has other plans when a serial homicide case surfaces in her beloved Cochise County. Gbessa, exiled from the West African village of Lai, is starved, bitten by a viper, and left for dead, but still she survives.
June Dey, raised on a plantation in Virginia, hides his unusual strength until a confrontation with the overseer forces him to flee. Norman Aragon, the child of a white British colonizer and a Maroon slave from Jamaica, can fade from sight when the earth calls him.
When the three meet in the settlement of Monrovia, their gifts help them salvage the tense relationship between the African American settlers and the indigenous tribes, and build a nation around themselves. This is a powerfully emotive work that gives a voice and meaning to an area of the world seldom explored in fiction.
Another sensational debut novel here, this one from journalist Vanessa Hua.
Holed up with other mothers-to-be in a secret maternity home in Los Angeles, Scarlett Chen is far from her native China, where she worked in a factory and fell in love with the owner, Boss Yeung. Already married with three daughters, Boss Yeung is overjoyed because the doctors have confirmed that he will finally have the son he has always wanted.A literary criticism of Edwidge Danticat's novel "Breath, Eyes, Memory," is presented.
It explores the abjection theory of psychoanalysis and deals with a scenario involving Sophie Caco and her problematic relationship with her mother.
Mother-Daughter Relationship. The novel analyzes the relationships between Martine and Sophie as well as Martine and Grandme Ife in the novel. Danticat first presents how Grandma Ife treated her daughters, and how the virtues she enforced in her children affected the way Martine disciplined her own daughter.
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Pakersfield, Georgia, Thirteen-year-old Tangy Mae Quinn is the sixth of ten fatherless siblings. She is the. Mother-daughter relationships is one of the many, though central, themes of Zadie Smith’s latest novel. Even as its unnamed narrator goes off on her own adventures—to the entertainment industry, to West Africa—her mother is always a lurking presence at her back.
Mother Daughter Relationships - The Mother-daughter Relationship in Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club - The Mother-daughter Relationship in The Joy Luck Club In The Joy Luck Club, by Amy Tan, the characters Suyuan and June have a mother-daughter relationship fraught with conflict, but ultimately rooted in deep love and commitment for one another.