Hoping to land the first real story of his career by interviewing reluctant cornerback Angel Marichal, high school journalist Mitch True attempts to learn why Coach McNulty appears to be holding back the promising young athlete. By the award-winning author of Gym Candy.
Author: Geraint Anderson
Publisher: Hachette UK
Release Date: 2012-06-21
The compelling thriller from Geraint Anderson, bestselling author of CITYBOY and JUST BUSINESS. When City high-flyer Bridget, recently fired from her bank, is found dead outside her high rise apartment, her colleagues assume she's committed suicide. Cityboy Steve Jones is outraged and he and his City workmates decide to take revenge. They hatch an ingenious plan to sabotage her firm and succeed in bringing it to its knees. After wildly celebrating their success, Bridget's boyfriend Fergus insists they take down a much more prominent bank. But soon the gang are being targeted by the police and financial regulators. There must be a rat in their midst but, if so, who? Steve investigates and digging deeper realises he could be on the trail of a murderer. Suddenly there's a distinct possibility that an even bigger revenge is being planned and this time the pay back is heading in his direction...
Ashley Browne is a talented, sophisticated, prosecutor who strongly believes in justice for the victims she represents. She has a promising career and is brimming with confidence until the day she encounters Billie Chartrand, a man accused of kidnapping, alleged sexual assault and attempted murder. During the trial preparation, Ashley meets Sergeant Sam Orlicky, who is with the Roytal Canadian Mounted Police and the two are instantly drawn to each other. Someone evil, with a twisted mind slowly chisels away at Ashley's confidence and systematically terrorizes her until she is reduced to an introverted shell of her former self. Fear becomes her constant companion and Ashley and Sam realize Billie Chartrand is the key to unlocking this mystery. They must race against the clock to catch Ashley's tormentor, a psychopath, before he reaches his ultimate goal of torturing, then killing her.
Author: Phil Town
Publisher: Random House
Release Date: 2011-12-31
Genre: Business & Economics
Millions of people have done everything recommended by professional financial advisors only to see their retirement funds dwindle or even disappear entirely in the global financial crisis. Does anyone really still believe that methods such as 'buy and hold' investing will protect them from risk? In Payback Time, Phil Town - author of New York Times bestseller Rule #1 - demonstrates the investment tactics that will enable you to ensure a safe and profitable financial future for yourself. Calling on time-proven strategies used by the world's best investors, he shows how you can reverse your nest egg's downward direction by purchasing the stock of solid companies at windfall prices - prices that can only head in one direction: up! This simple method will help you to achieve 15% or better annual returns, with the least amount of risk. The time has never been better for making money in the stock market - if you know how.
When two young men, Leon Edwards and Eliot Nelson, are the fatally injured victims of a double shooting in the early hours of Sunday morning in the car park at the rear of the Rose and Crown in Leeds, no one seems to know the reason why. Or they are unwilling to say. DCI Kate Peace, career woman and divorcee suspects that it is a drugs deal which has gone wrong and the two young men have either tried to do a double deal, or just got out of their depth, but it's not to be so simple. Aided by her trusty team of Detective Sergeant George Offord, an experienced plodder, who is nearing retirement, and the snappily dressed Detective Sergeant Phil Simpson, single, cute and with hots for his boss, Kate is on a trail which leads her from the drugs and club land scene of inner city West Yorkshire to the Mediterranean coast of France and back before she finds the perpetrator.
The must-read summary of Phil Town's book: "Payback Time: Making Big Money Is the Best Revenge". This complete summary of the ideas from Phil Town's book "Payback Time" shows that, all too often, people put their long-term investment capital into mutual funds and then sit back and hope someone else will make them the millions they need to fund their retirement. In his book, the author offers a better approach to becoming a savvy investor. This summary will teach you the art of "stockpiling", which will enable you to invest in the right business at the right time. Added-value of this summary: • Save time • Understand key concepts • Expand your investment knowledge To learn more, read "Payback Time" and become an expert at making the right investment and turning a down marketing into an up portfolio.
Author: Stephen Schnitzer
Release Date: 2012-03-13
Rosario has not had an easy life. Orphaned at fifteen when his diplomat parents are assassinated in Algeria, Rosario is forced into manhood and eventually becomes a doctor. Not wishing to follow a traditional career path, he applies to most elite division of the legion—the airborne corps—not realizing that his decision is about to lead him down a dangerous path. He must now kill to save himself from being killed. Now Rosario has traveled from France to Jackson, Mississippi, ready to embark on a new adventure. In search of a good woman to marry, Rosario intends to hike the Natchez Trace to Louisiana, where he hopes to settle down and start a family. Instead, as he walks along the side of the road on his second morning in Mississippi, he is approached by two policemen who insist he is guilty of a triple murder. Unable to provide an alibi, Rosario is thrown in jail for a crime he never committed. In this riveting thriller set in the sweltering South, a man wrongly accused of murder must exact a plan to find a serial killer before he strikes again.
'Easy to read' story in the Sparklers series for younger primary school students. Daniel has to find a way to get even with the Perkins twins. When he finds a genie in a bottle he realises he has found the answer. Includes a glossary.
Author: Earl Dusty Trimmer
Publisher: Liberty Hill Publishing
Release Date: 2015-05-31
Author Earl "Dusty" Trimmer was a Combat Infantryman in the Vietnam War. This Vietnam War Veteran's reason for writing his memoir is to bring awareness to Vietnam War veterans wounded in action (WIA), killed in action (KIA), missing in action (MIA), the plight of those veterans who are still living or those who have lost their battles to survive after coming home, and those war veterans struggling to live another day. Written from the heart and experiences of a combat infantry soldier in the Vietnam War, Condemned Property? takes a raw look at the Vietnam War and Vietnam War veterans. Author Dusty Trimmer believes the Vietnam War's biggest battle wasn't fought in Southeast Asia, but is currently being waged against the Department of Veterans Affairs in the United States. Author Dusty Trimmer's purpose of this book is to expose the system's mistreatment of Vietnam War Veterans. War is hell. Every war battle is bad for who is in it. The Vietnam War was a twilight zone.
Paige Andrew was twelve years old girl who grew up in a wealthy family, lived with her Mom, Dad and sister. then one day her life completely changes by a man who worked for her father's company, her dad disappears and never found no one knew if he was dead or alive. When she turns twenty she tries to turn things around.
This book is dedicated to helping you improve upon saving, investing spending your money and creating a terrific post-working life plan. It covers the basics: techniques for saving and investing for retirement withiout changing your lifestyle today and building your own customised 'life portfolio'.
When Mary Lorrence was 17, her whole world changed. She became pregnant and lost her only sister all in a matter of weeks. Eleven years later, she's one of the best homicide detective's Chicago has to offer and the case that she is handed will prove to be one of the hardest cases she has ever been dealt.