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The House of the Spirits

By the gifted storyteller Isabel Allende, this is the magnificent saga of proud and passionate women and men and the turbulent times through which they suffer and triumph. Translated by Magda Bogin.

The House of the Deaf Man

Alfonz Trnovsky, a genial and respected general practitioner in Breany, a small (fictitious)town in western Slovakia, spent his whole life pretending to be radiantly happy and contented, while the reality was quite different. He turned a deaf ear to his conscience as the 20th century hurtled by: four political regimes, the Holocaust, the political trials of the 1950s, the secret police before and after the 1968 Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia...and the women he loved.

Daughter of the House

Born into a down-at-heel family, Nancy Wix is more than her past dictates - more ambitious than the daughter of a faded showman, more original than a woman who will be confined by polite conventions. The end of the Great War has left a stricken London on the brink of an uncertain future, and with their hard-won freedoms now in doubt Nancy and her fellow suffragettes must strive all over again for the right to control their own destinies.

The House of the Dead 3 PC

Tí, čo prežili hrozný jav, ktorý zachvátil Zem, identifikovali výskumné zariadenie EFI ako zodpovedné za svetové kolaps. Vzhľadom na naliehavosť situácie je tam vyslaný bývalý AMS agent Thomas Rogan. Po niekoľkých momentoch na misii ale stráca velenie s Roganom kontakt . Zúfalo hľadajúc odpovede, dorazí do výskumného zariadenia EFI v... .

The House of the Dead 2 PC

Pokračovanie úspešnej strielačky plnej nemŕtvych a kadejakých iných kreatúr. I tentoraz sa chopíte zbrane a budete sa snažiť si prestrieľať cestu príbehom, ktorého priebeh sa v istých častiach štiepi. Okrem na hordy nápaditých netvorov sa tešte i na nemenej nápaditých bossov so značne tuhým koreňom.... .

The House of the Dead: Overkill Wii

Ďalšie pokračovanie známej série strielačiek s témou krvilačných zombies, ktoré vzniklo po prvýkrát priamo pre Wii a jeho unikátne ovládanie. Príbeh sa točí okolo čerstvo vyškoleného nováčika a jeho parťáka ťažko ostrielaného detektíva Washingtona, ktorí sú vyslaní preskúmať podivné udalosti v jednom malom mestečku v štáte Luisiana. Malé mestečko sa... .

The Boy at the Top of the Mountain

When Pierrot becomes an orphan, he must leave his home in Paris for a new life with his Aunt Beatrix, a servant in a wealthy household at the top of the German mountains. But this is no ordinary time, for it is 1935 and the Second World War is fast approaching; and this is no ordinary house, for this is the Berghof, the home of Adolf Hitler.

The Boy at the Top of the Mountain

When Pierrot becomes an orphan, he must leave his home in Paris for a new life with his Aunt Beatrix, a servant in a wealthy household at the top of the German mountains. But this is no ordinary time, for it is 1935 and the Second World War is fast approaching; and this is no ordinary house, for this is the Berghof, the home of Adolf Hitler.

Secondhand Time. The Last of the Soviets

From the 2015 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Svetlana Alexievich, comes the first English translation of her latest work, an oral history of the disintegration of the Soviet Union and the emergence of a new Russia. Bringing together dozens of voices in her distinctive documentary style, "Secondhand Time" is a monument to the collapse of the USSR, charting the decline of Soviet culture and speculating on what will rise from the ashes of Communism.

The House of the Dead 2 & 3: Return Wii

Balenie obsahuje hry The House of the Dead 2 a The House of the Dead 3 s podporou zbrane Wii Zapper. The House of the Dead 2 Pokračovanie úspešnej strielačky plnej nemŕtvych a kadejakých iných kreatúr. I tentoraz sa chopíte zbrane a budete sa snažiť si prestrieľať cestu príbehom, ktorého priebeh sa... .

The Art Of Losing

The Art of Losing is a compelling debut that explores issues of addiction, sisterhood, and loss. On one terrible night, 17-year-old Harley Langston's life changes forever.

The Childhood of Jesus

After crossing oceans, a man and a boy arrive in a new land. Here they are each assigned a name and an age, and held in a camp in the desert while they learn Spanish, the language of their new country.

The House of the Dead: Overkill (Extended Cut) PS3

Ďalšie pokračovanie známej série strielačiek s témou krvilačných zombies, tentokrát pre PS3 s podporou 3D a ovládača Playstation Move. Príbeh sa točí okolo čerstvo vyškoleného nováčika a jeho parťáka ťažko ostrielaného detektíva Washingtona, ktorí sú vyslaní preskúmať podivné udalosti v jednom malom mestečku v štáte Luisiana. Malé mestečko sa stane... .

Belonging. The Story of the Jews 1492-1900

SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE The Jewish story is a history that is about, and for, all of us. And in our own time of anxious arrivals and enforced departures, the Jews’ search for a home is more startlingly resonant than ever.

The Iconic House

The Iconic House features over 100 of the most important and influential houses designed and built since 1900. International in scope and wide-ranging in style, the houses share a remarkable sensitivity to site and context, appreciation of local materials and building traditions, and careful understanding of clients' needs.

The Red House

After his mother's death, Richard, a newly remarried hospital consultant, decides to build bridges with his estranged sister, inviting Angela and her family for a week in a rented house on the Welsh border. Four adults and four children, a single family and all of them strangers.

The Tree House

A wordless picture book, done beautifully by the father-and-daughter team Marije and Ronald Tolman, portrays a wonderful story of a polar bear that swims to he tree house and is later followed by a brown bear in a boat. They discover that it is a great place to read and spend time.

Hard-Boiled Wonderland And the End Of The World

A narrative particle accelerator that zooms between Wild Turkey Whiskeyand Bob Dylan, unicorn skulls and voracious librarians, John Coltrane and Lord Jim. Science fiction, detective story and post-modern manifesto all rolled into one novel.

The Iconic American House

Some of the world's greatest architects, including Walter Gropius, Frank Lloyd Wright and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, have used their talents to create groundbreaking innovations in American residential architecture over the past 120 years. Though wide-ranging in style, these houses share a remarkable sensitivity to site and context; appreciation of local materials; experimentation with form, materials, and technology; and understanding of clients' needs.

The Remains of the Day

WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE In the summer of 1956, Stevens, the ageing butler of Darlington Hall, embarks on a leisurely holiday that will take him deep into the countryside and into his past . . . A contemporary classic, The Remains of the Day is Kazuo Ishiguro's beautiful and haunting evocation of life between the wars in a Great English House, of lost causes and lost love.

Legends and Tales of the American West

From Davy Crockett, Wild Bill Hickok, and Calamity Jane to Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, and Frank and Jesse James, here are more than 130 colorful stories of the pioneers, cowboys, outlaws, gamblers, prospectors, and lawmen who settled the wild west, creating a uniquely American hero and an enduringly fascinating folk mythology. In this wonderfully boisterous treasury of tall tales, everyone and everything is larger than life and bragging is elevated into an art form.

A Tree in the House

A Tree in the House is part guide for the aspiring home florist, and part celebration of rural life in sync with nature. Annabelle Hickson provides stunning ideas and instructions for flower installations and arrangements, covering beautiful, seasonal bouquets, flowers for friends, table and overhead arrangements and flower arrangements for special occasions.

The Aerodrome

A model of efficiency and order, the aerodrome stands on the hill looking down on the village below. Roy, coming of age in the messy, violent and adulterous world of the villagers, is simultaneously attracted and repelled by this strange place and by the powerful figure of the Air Vice-Marshal.

The Awakening

A new edition of Kate Chopin's controversial masterpiece, an essential novel in the canon of early feminism--with an introduction by Carmen Maria Machado, award-winning author of Her Body and Other Parties. "Whatever came, she had resolved never again to belong to another than herself." With its forthright treatment of sex and depression, The Awakening, first published in 1899, was so shocking to turn-of-the-century readers that it was neglected for decades.

The turn of the Screw (EN)

Audiokniha má obtížnost četby B2 A young woman starts her first job as a governess in charge of two young orphans, Miles and Flora, at a country house called Bly. The children are beautiful and well-behaved, but are they too good to be true?

The Son

SONNY'S ON THE RUN Sonny is a model prisoner. He listens to the confessions of other inmates, and absolves them of their sins.

House of Trump, House of Putin

House of Trump, House of Putin offers the first comprehensive investigation into the decades-long relationship among Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin, and the Russian Mafia that ultimately helped win Trump the White House. It is a chilling story that begins in the 1970s, when Trump made his first splash in the booming, money-drenched world of New York real estate, and ends with Trump's inauguration as president of the United States.

The Thirst

HARRY HOLE IS BACK! A BLISTERING NEW THRILLER FROM THE NUMBER 1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE SNOWMAN AND POLICE. THERE’S A NEW KILLER ON THE STREETS...

Fear. Trump in the White House

With authoritative reporting honed through eight presidencies from Nixon to Obama, author Bob Woodward reveals in unprecedented detail the harrowing life inside President Donald Trump's White House and precisely how he makes decisions on major foreign and domestic policies. Woodward draws from hundreds of hours of interviews with firsthand sources, meeting notes, personal diaries, files and documents.

The Jungle Books

Loved by children and adults alike, The Jungle Books is the story of the irrepressible Mowgli, who is rescued as a baby from the jaws of the evil tiger, Shere Khan. Raised by wolves and guided by Baloo the bear, Mowgli and his animal friends embark on a series of hair-raising adventures through the jungles of India.

The Social Animal. A Story of How Success Happens

#1 "NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER With unequaled insight and brio, "New York Times" columnist David Brooks has long explored and explained the way we live. Now Brooks turns to the building blocks of human flourishing in a multilayered, profoundly illuminating work grounded in everyday life.

The Handmaid's Tale

The Republic of Gilead offers Offred only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness.