Good Reading : May 2008
��� ������� ������ ������ ������ �������� Te Prophet was ﬁrst published in 1923 and its astounding success turned it into a mystical and spiritual guide for the modern era and its author Gibran into the pioneer of the New Age. Now Te Prophet and Te Garden of the Prophet are presented together with selections of Gibran’s other timeless philosophical and spiritual writings in a beautifully illustrated and silk-bound edition. ����� ��� ��� ���� ���� ������� ����� ������ ��������� Te latest thrilling mystery from the queen of suspense. A young woman sets out to discover what happened to her older brother who went missing 10 years ago. Her journey into the world of people who willingly disappear from their own lives leads her to a deadly confrontation with someone close to her who suddenly becomes an enemy … ������� ����� �������� ������ ������ ��������� A funny and tender novel about the enduring bonds between mothers and daughters, husband and wives. Tis sequel to Good in Bed ﬁnds Cannie Shapiro older, wiser and (a little) thinner, raising a lovely but rebellious 13 year-old daughter, Joy. With memorable characters and Weiner’s trademark whip-smart dialogue and observations about modern life, family, love and loss, Certain Girls is a story that will appeal to women of all ages. ��� ����� ����� ���� ���� ������ ���� ������ ��������� A highly-charged family drama from the distinguished author of Stones from the River. Tis beautifully written novel of friendship, love, death and – ultimately – of resilience and understanding, will resonate long after each character tells their story. ��������� ��� ��� �������� ������ ��������� A woman ﬁnds herself in a desperate race against time to unlock the many secrets behind the brutal murders of three children before her own family becomes the killer’s next target. Charley’s Web is a masterful and chilling tale of manipulation and suspense that gets under the skin of its characters. ���� ���� ��������� ������ ������� ������ ��������� Get hot, get sexy, but above all, get Lucky…Te inimitable Jackie Collins returns with her best-loved character, the outrageous Lucky Santangelo. Get ready for a scandalously wild ride. ��� ������ �� ������ �� ������ ��������� ������ ������ ��������� From the author of the international bestseller Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight, the absolutely unforgettable true story of a boy who comes of age in the oilﬁelds and open plains of Wyoming; a heartrending tale of the human spirit that lays ba re where it is that wisdom truly resides. ��� ������ ������ ��������� � ������� ������������ ������ ��������� Australian artist Ellis Rowan (1848-1922), once a household name, is today largely forgotten. Only the cards depicting her ﬂower and bird paintings on sale in the National Library (which houses over 900 of her watercolours) remind us of the beauty and skill of her art. But Rowan was more than just a proliﬁc painter, she was an intrepid traveller, journeying to some of the most inhospitable places on earth to seek out new plants and exotic birds to paint. Te amazing adventures of this eccentric and fearless artist will appeal to lovers of Australian history, botanical art and biography.