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In the name of the father

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The Innocence of Father Brown (EN)

Father Brown is a fictional character created by English novelist G. K. Chesterton, who stars in 52 short stories, later compiled in five books. Chesterton based the character on Father John O'Connor (1870-1952), a parish priest in Bradford who was involved in Chesterton's conversion to Catholicism in 1922.

Ve jménu pomsty - In the Name of Revenge

Elektronická kniha Ve jménu pomsty - In the Name of Revenge:Kniha povídek vznikla na podkladě soudních případů a je určena středně pokročilým studentům anglického jazyka Lze ji zařadit mezi knihy zjednodušené četby (simplified reading), které jsou vhodným doplňkovým materiálem při studiu angličtiny. Mohou ji používat samouci při individuálním studiu, ale také studenti při skupinové výuce. Cílem knihy je kromě poutavé četby autentických příběhů poskytnout čtenářům rovněž možnost zopakovat si ...

Danny the Champion of the World

"A true genius . . . Roald Dahl is my hero" - David Walliams Danny lives in a caravan with his father, the most marvellous and exciting father any boy ever had. All the land around them belongs to Mr Victor Hazell, a rich snob with a great glistening beery face and tiny piggy eyes.

Prague in the Reign of Rudolph II

Prague in the Reign of Rudolph II takes readers back to the days of the Habsburg Emperor Rudolph II (1576–1611) when Prague became the metropolis of the Holy Roman Empire, and when the imperial court was a much sought-after milieu for scholars and artists, as well as magicians and adventurers. As the author notes, almost anyone of importance from inside and even outside the empire had to spend some time in Prague if they wanted to make their name.

A History Of The World In 10 1/2 Chapters

Winner of the Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2011 Beginning with an unlikely stowaway's account of life on board Noah's Ark, A History of the World in 101/2 Chapters presents a surprising and subversive fictional-history of earth told from several kaleidoscopic perspectives. Noah disembarks from his ark but he and his Voyage are not forgotten: they are revisited in on other centuries and other climes - by a Victorian spinster mourning her father, by an American astronaut on an obsessive personal ...

The Sea, The Sea

Charles Arrowby has determined to spend the rest of his days in hermit-like contemplation. He buys a mysteriously damp house on the coast, far from the heady world of the theatre where he made his name, and there he swims in the sea, eats revolting meals and writes his memoirs.

The Adventures of Roderick Random (EN)

Tobias Smollett, in his creation of the Scot Roderick Random, exposes the sheer incompetence and injustice of the Royal Navy, as well as the snobbery and hypocrisy prevalent in English middle-class society at the time. Set in the mid-18th century, this picaresque novel follows the life and adventures of Roderick, the eponymous hero who has been shunned by his gentleman father’s family on the basis of the lowliness of his mother’s family.

A Flicker in the Dark - Stacy Willingham

A Flicker in the Dark - Stacy Willingham, Vydavateľ: HarperCollins, Väzba: Paperback, Počet strán: 373, Rok vydania: 2022 Chloe Davis' father is a serial killer. He was convicted and jailed when she was twelve but the bodies of the girls were never found, seemingly lost in the surrounding Louisiana swamps. The case became notorious and Chloe's family was destroyed. His crimes stalk her like a shadow. Now Chloe has rebuilt her life. She's a respected psychologist in Baton Rouge and has a loving ...

The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket

Audiokniha MP3 The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket:Audiokniha The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket namluvená rodilým mluvčím. Jazyková úroveň A1 pro posluchače začátečníky. His name is Arthur Gordon Pym. He comes from Nantucket. Nantucket is a town in America, near the sea. People from Nantucket are often sailors. His grandfather is a lawyer. He’s famous and he’s very rich. Gordon Pym is very lucky. He is only eighteen years old, but he has a small boat. Its name is th...

The Three-Body Problem

The Hugo Award winner and winner of the 2018 Arthur C. Clarke Award for Imagination in Service to Society. 1967: Ye Wenjie witnesses Red Guards beat her father to death during China's Cultural Revolution. This singular event will shape not only the rest of her life but also the future of mankind.

The Man Who Swallowed the Wind

Elektronická kniha The Man Who Swallowed the Wind:A detective inside out or a picaresque story? // Detektivka naruby nebo pikareskní příběh? The path of Ivan, an exemplary orphan, leads from an orphanage in the fifties through the Theological Seminary, a madhouse and the Faculty of Arts up to the Mexican embassy in the nineties. Will he find his father? Or the Father Almighty? Ivan meets secret agents, a foolish actress, a mysterious manuscript, his own stomach… will he find himself? A detec...

Father (Apa) - DVD

From István Szabó the Oscar®-winning director of Mephisto, Hanussen and Being Julia. Set in Hungary in the years following the end of WW2, a young boy concocts a fantasy ideal of his father who has been killed in the war.

The Voyage Out (EN)

The Voyage Out is the first novel by Virginia Woolf, published in 1915 by Duckworth; and published in the U.S. in 1920 by Doran. Rachel Vinrace embarks for South America on her father's ship and is launched on a course of self discovery in a kind of modernmythical voyage.

The Little Princess

Elektronická kniha The Little Princess:A poetic tale in the tradition of The Little Prince by A. de Saint-Exupéry. According to usual standards, Blanka is a little girl from a working-class family similar to thousands of others in Prague. Her father is an alcoholic, her mother an invalid, confined to a hospital bed. But who, really, is this little girl who is not quite five years old? Has she really come to Earth from Nauhir, a planet she so often speaks about enthusiastically? Detaily knih...

Universal Music The Weeknd – The Highlights

Parametre a špecifikácia: Vydavateľstvo: Universal Music Rok vydania: 2021 Rok nahrávky: 2021 Hmotnosť: 180 g Rýchlosť: 33 1/3 RPM Balenie obsahuje: 2 LP Tracklist: A1 Save Your Tears 3:36 A2 Blinding Lights 3:20 A3 In Your Eyes 3:58 A4 Can't Feel My Face 3:34 A5 I Feel It Coming 4:29 B1 Starboy 3:50 B2 Pray For Me 3:31 B3 Heartless 3:18 B4 Often 4:09 B5 The Hills 4:02 C1 Call Out My Name 3:48 C2 Die For You 4:20 C3 Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey) 4:38 C4 Love Me ...

Caravaggio. The Complete Works

A revolution in painting: The mysterious genius who transformed European art Caravaggio, or more accurately Michelangelo Merisi daCaravaggio(1571 1610), was always a name to be reckoned with. Notorious bad boy of Italian painting, the artist was at once celebrated and controversial: Violent in temper, precise in technique, a creative master, and a man on the run.This work offers acomprehensive reassessment of Caravaggio s entire oeuvrewith a catalogue raisonne of his works.

The Female Quixote (EN)

Young, wealthy Arabella is obsessed with French romances: brought up by a reclusive widowed father in an isolated castle, she has educated herself through their pages, and been led to believe that their dramas and absurdities are reality. She blindly adheres to their example and interprets her everyday life through their lens, thinking that life consists of uncontrollable passions and murderous violence, and that any man would die for her.

The Love That Dares

"What this charming, moving and fascinating collection proves is that the [letter] form itself - a scribbled note, a declaration of love, an outpouring of passion, a bitter word - has always been with us." - Mark Gatiss A good love letter can speak across centuries, and reassure us that the agony and the ecstasy one might feel today have been shared by lovers long gone. In The Love That Dares, queer love speaks its name through a wonderful selection of surviving letters between lovers and frien...

Sex and the Failed Absolute

In the most rigorous articulation of his philosophical system to date, Slavoj Zizek provides nothing short of a new definition of dialectical materialism. In forging this new materialism, Zizek critiques and challenges not only the work of Alain Badiou, Robert Brandom, Joan Copjec, Quentin Meillassoux, and Julia Kristeva (to name but a few), but everything from popular science and quantum mechanics to sexual difference and analytic philosophy.

No Name (EN)

Magdalen and Norah Vanstone have known only comfort and affluence for their entire lives. Orphaned suddenly following the unexpected deaths of their parents, the illegitimate sisters find themselves flung into the other extreme of living: their father had neglected to amend his will following their parents’ recent marriage, leaving them with nothing, and their bitter, estranged uncle, the legal inheritor of the family fortune, mercilessly refuses them support.

Agnes and the Forbidden Mountain

Elektronická kniha Agnes and the Forbidden Mountain:Agnes lives in the virgin forest tribe of Magreys. Each member of the tribe is born with an exceptional gift. As soon as a Magrey discovers and masters their gift,there comes the time to perform it during a Full Moon Celebration and to promise not to misuse it and serve for the good of the tribe. The only catch is that a Magrey must do so before reaching the age of twelve years old or they turn into a Shadow.Agnes just celebrated her eleven...

Agnes and the Forbidden Mountain

Elektronická kniha Agnes and the Forbidden Mountain:Agnes lives in the virgin forest tribe of Magreys. Each member of the tribe is born with an exceptional gift. As soon as a Magrey discovers and masters their gift,there comes the time to perform it during a Full Moon Celebration and to promise not to misuse it and serve for the good of the tribe. The only catch is that a Magrey must do so before reaching the age of twelve years old or they turn into a Shadow.Agnes just celebrated her eleven...

Dreams from My Father (Adapted for Young Adults)

Obama reads his own story, in this abridged edition of his number one best seller. The unabridged edition, newly recorded by Barack Obama, will be available from fifth October 2021 only on Audible.

Mister Tee Fuck The Truth Tee white - L

Everything except ordinary: this tee is as stylish as straight. The "Fuck the Truth" lettering completes a black and white print depicting two hands with floral ornament. The brand name Mister Tee is emblazoned in ornate letters. A provocative piece of urban street wear. Farba: white Zloženie: Oberstoff 1: 100% Baumwolle, Single Jersey, 180 GSM

Mister Tee Fuck The Truth Tee white - XS

Everything except ordinary: this tee is as stylish as straight. The "Fuck the Truth" lettering completes a black and white print depicting two hands with floral ornament. The brand name Mister Tee is emblazoned in ornate letters. A provocative piece of urban street wear. Farba: white Zloženie: Oberstoff 1: 100% Baumwolle, Single Jersey, 180 GSM

Call Me by Your Name (film) - André Aciman

Call Me by Your Name is the story of a sudden and powerful romance that blossoms between an adolescent boy and a summer guest at his parents' cliff-side mansion on the Italian Riviera. Unprepared for the consequences of their attraction, at first each feigns indifference. But during the restless summer weeks that follow, unrelenting buried currents of obsession and fear, fascination and desire, intensify their passion as they test the charged ground between them. What grows from the depths of t...

Stories of Sherlock Holmes

Audiokniha MP3 Stories of Sherlock Holmes:Obtížnost poslechu odpovídá jazykové úrovni B1 podle Společného evropského referenčního rámce, tj. pro středně pokročilé studenty angličtiny.In the Boscombe Valley Mystery, Turner kills his blackmailer McCarthy to prevent McCarthys son marrying his daughter and claiming all of his property. In the Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle, Holmes foils Mr Ryders plans to steal a precious jewel and frame a plumber for the crime. The Adventure of Silver Blaze te...

Pánske tričko MR.TEE Mister Tee Fuck The Truth Tee Farba: white, Veľkosť: L

Everything except ordinary: this tee is as stylish as straight. The "Fuck the Truth"" lettering completes a black and white print depicting two hands with floral ornament. The brand name Mister Tee is emblazoned in ornate letters. A provocative piece of urban street wear."

Pánske tričko MR.TEE Mister Tee Fuck The Truth Tee Farba: white, Veľkosť: XS

Everything except ordinary: this tee is as stylish as straight. The "Fuck the Truth"" lettering completes a black and white print depicting two hands with floral ornament. The brand name Mister Tee is emblazoned in ornate letters. A provocative piece of urban street wear."

A Tale of Two Cities (EN)

"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times," writes Charles Dickens in the opening of this dark and meaningful classic novel. It is the year 1775 and Jarvis Lorry is tasked with a secret mission for his employer. 17-year-old Lucie Manette joins him on his travels from London to Paris and is shocked to learn that her father is alive and has been released from eighteen years in a Paris prison. Set in the two metropolises just prior (and during) the French Revolution, Dickens paints a di...

Raft of Stars - Andrew J. Graff

Raft of Stars - Andrew J. Graff, Vydavateľ: HarperCollins, Väzba: Paperback, Rok vydania: 2022, Počet strán: 1 One summer night in Wisconsin, the lives of two ten-year-old boys are changed forever...Tired of seeing his best friend Dale Breadwin abused by his alcoholic father, Fischer Branson takes action. A gunshot rings out, and Bread and Fish flee into the woods. They build a raft, but the river quickly leads them into even greater danger.In their wake travel a group of adults - each determin...

B. J. Harrison Reads Mixer Moves in Society (EN)

B. J. Harrison brings us yet another classic from the master of humor, P. G. Wodehouse. Our narrator is a sociable dog who goes by the name of Mixer.

Hamlet, Prince Of Denmark - William Shakespeare

“There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.” – William Shakespeare, Hamlet After Hamlet sees his father’s ghost, he begins to act in a strange way. He now knows the terrible secret of his father’s death and must decide what to do. Many people think he’s become mad? Is it true? Will he do what his father’s ghost asks? And what about love? Will he lose Ophelia’s love for him? Read the play and see how Hamlet’s life changes and how it changes the lives of the people around him....

Songs of Leonard Cohen / Songs of Love and Hate - 2 CD

1Cohen, LeonardSuzanne (Album Version)03:50 2Cohen, LeonardMaster Song (Album Version)05:58 3Cohen, LeonardWinter Lady (Album Version)02:17 4Cohen, LeonardThe Stranger Song (Album Version)05:07 5Cohen, LeonardSisters of mercy (Al bum Version)03:36 6Cohen, LeonardSo long, Marianne (Album Version)05:40 7Cohen, LeonardHey, that's no way to say goodbye (Album Version)02:57 8Cohen, LeonardStories Of The Street (Album Version)04:37 9Cohen, LeonardTeachers (Album V ersion)003:02 10Cohen, LeonardOne Of...

Aretha Franklin

In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Aretha Franklin, 'The Queen of Soul'. The fourth of five children, Aretha was born in Tennessee and took the stage at an early age in her father's church choir.

Crazy Hair

A father and daughter discover the joys of his crazy hair in this brilliant picture book. Bonnie tries to tame her father's hair, but to no avail, as birds and beasts of every type jostle for space amongst the curls and tresses of this hirsute book.

Cézanne. Landscape into Art

The book of the world known scholar on Cézanne's work, Pavel Machotka, throws a new light on the momentous work of Paul Cézanne. He is often viewed merely from his place in history – as a forerunner of the Cubists, or more simply as the father of modern art.

Kaddish.com

Larry is the secular son in a family of Orthodox Brooklyn Jews. When his father dies, it's his responsibility to recite the Kaddish, the Jewish prayer for the dead, every day for eleven months.

Tomáš Špidlík

A Theological Life offers one of the first comprehensive reflections on the life and work of this enigmatic Czech theologian and cardinal. Going beyond the usual biographical and bibliographical summary, the book provides an in-depth theological reflectionon the legacy which this much-loved spiritual father left to the worldwide Church.