bright precious days

Book Title : Bright Precious Days
Author : Jay McInerney
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Release Date : 2016-09-08
Pages : 416
ISBN : 9781408876572
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Russell and Corrine Calloway have spent half their lives in the bright lights of New York. Theirs is the generation that flew too close to the sun on wings of cocaine – and whose lives changed irrevocably when planes crashed into the Twin Towers. Now, in 2008, Russell runs his own publishing house and Corrine manages a food redistribution programme. He clings to their loft and the illusion of downtown bohemia, while she longs to have more space for their twelve-year-old twins. Although they try to forget each other's past indiscretions, when Jeff Pierce's posthumous, autobiographical novel garners a new cult following, the memory of their friend begins to haunt the couple, and their marriage feels increasingly unstable. Not helped by the reappearance of Corrine's former lover, Luke McGavock, whose ardour seems no cooler despite having a beautiful new wife in tow. Acutely observed and brilliantly told, Bright, Precious Days dissects the moral complexities of relationships, while painting a portrait of New York as Obama and Clinton battle for leadership and the collapse of Lehman Brothers looms. A moving, deeply humane novel about the mistakes we make, persistence in struggle and love's ability to adapt and survive, it confirms McInerney as a great chronicler of our times.

Book Title : The Last of the Savages
Author : Jay McInerney
Publisher : Vintage
Release Date : 2011-08-10
Pages : 288
ISBN : 9780307763235
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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From the bestselling author of Bright Lights, Big City and Brightness Falls comes a chronicle of a generation, as enacted by two men who represent all the passions and extremes of the class of 1969. Patrick Keane and Will Savage meet at prep school at the beginning of the explosive '60s. Over the next 30 years, they remain friends even as they pursue radically divergent destinies--and harbor secrets that defy rebellion and conformity. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Book Title : These Few Precious Days
Author : Christopher Andersen
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Release Date : 2013-08-06
Pages : 336
ISBN : 9781476732343
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“Christopher Andersen has a real track record when it comes to celebrity bios.…He looks at Jack and Jackie Kennedy during their final year, pondering aloud whether after all the triumphs and betrayals they still loved each other” (Library Journal­). They were the original power couple—outlandishly rich, impossibly attractive, and endlessly fascinating. Now, in this rare, behind-the-scenes portrait of the Kennedys in their final year together, #1 New York Times bestselling biographer Christopher Andersen shows us a side of JFK and Jackie that we’ve never seen before. Tender, intimate, complex, and, at times, explosive, theirs is a love story unlike any other—filled with secrets, scandals, and bombshells that could never be fully revealed until now.

Book Title : Ransom
Author : Jay McInerney
Publisher : Vintage
Release Date : 2011-08-17
Pages : 288
ISBN : 9780307763259
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Ransom, Jay McInerney's second novel, belongs to the distinguished tradition of novels about exile. Living in Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan, Christopher Ransom seeks a purity and simplicity he could not find at home, and tries to exorcise the terror he encountered earlier in his travels—a blur of violence and death at the Khyber Pass.Ransom has managed to regain control, chiefly through the rigors of karate. Supporting himself by teaching English to eager Japanese businessmen, he finds company with impresario Miles Ryder and fellow expatriates whose headquarters is Buffalo Rome, a blues-bar that satisfies the hearty local appetite for Americana and accommodates the drifters pouring through Asia in the years immediately after the fall of Vietnam.Increasingly, Ransom and his circle are threatened, by everything they thought they had left behind, in a sequence of events whose consequences Ransom can forestall but cannot change.Jay McInerney details the pattern of adventure and disillusionment that leads Christopher Ransom toward an inevitable reckoning with his fate—in a novel of grand scale and serious implications. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Book Title : Ballou s Dollar Monthly Magazine
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Release Date : 1856
Pages :
ISBN : HARVARD:HN4JNY
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Book Title : Ballou s Monthly Magazine
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Publisher :
Release Date : 1856
Pages :
ISBN : UOM:39015068391880
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Book Title : Opening the Eye Within
Author : Beverley Piper Leon
Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
Release Date : 2006-02-15
Pages : 70
ISBN : 9781469120621
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Book Title : Wine Reads
Author : Jay McInerney
Publisher :
Release Date : 2018
Pages : 320
ISBN : 0802128831
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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From celebrated novelist Jay McInerney, whose extensive writing on wine has been called "crisp, stylish and very funny" (New York Times Book Review), comes an intelligent collection of great writing about wine

Book Title : High Life in the Far East
Author : James Dalziel
Publisher :
Release Date : 1909
Pages : 320
ISBN : STANFORD:36105019490114
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Book Title : Born in Ice
Author : Nora Roberts
Publisher : Penguin
Release Date : 1995-08-01
Pages : 368
ISBN : 9781101145982
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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The second novel in the Irish Born Trilogy from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Born In Fire. Brianna Concannon is the kind of innkeeper who doesn’t mind the harsh winters of Ireland—and the empty bed-and-breakfast that comes with them. But this year, a famous American author needs a quiet place to stay while writing his next book. A charmer whose easy smiles mask a guarded past, Grayson Thane plans to spend the cold winter alone. But his lovely landlady adds a complication he never expected. She’s exactly what he’s looking for in his heroine. And soon Grayson and Brianna will learn that sometimes fate has a plan of its own. Sometimes, fire can be born in ice... Don't miss the other books in the Irish Born Trilogy Born in Fire Born in Shame