If, like me, you are a lover of short tales with a twist, or grew up excitedly awaiting each week those brilliant old TV shows such as Roald Dahl's Tales of the Unexpected, Rod Serling's Night Gallery and The Twilight Zone, The Ray Bradbury Theater, and Alfred Hitchcock Presents, then this collection of twenty-seven mostly 500 words stories, nearly all with a twist, is for you. Some funny, some sad, some romantic, some diabolical, and all really, really short, perfect for a momentary escape during your day.
Combines the popular craft of beading with beautiful semi-precious stones, which are collected by many. Features a variety of versatile ideas which can be adapted for any type of gem or bead. Readers will learn to reate beautiful gemstone jewelry with this dazzling collection of over 100 projects, ranging from eyecatching earrings and accessories to exquisite necklaces and bracelets.
This beautiful book offers an impressive range of 28 beautiful semi-precious stones (including birthstones) and a glimpse into the fascinating history and mythical properties behind them. Projects range from the simplest stringing to more detailed beadwork to cater for all levels of ability. Clear artworks, beautiful photographs and easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions ensure flaw results.
Nick Dacre is the epitome of the classic rock star. Women, booze and luxury are handed to him on a daily basis and life is great. Until another alcohol fuelled sexual encounter forces him to realise that, in spite of his many achievements, his life and the relationships therein have no real meaning. Now feeling trapped in a life he is expected to continue leading a terrifying event forces him to re-evaluate his future. The words of a stunning and feisty, Scottish chambermaid, met whilst on tour in London, return to haunt him. Are her words the key to the drastic changes he needs to make? Will he find himself but lose his heart in the process?
Sinclair Lewis's Collected Works is contained 11 works written by Sinclair Lewis (February 7, 1885 – January 10, 1951) was an American novelist, short-story writer, and plays who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1930. These are the 11 works of Sinclair Lewis in this book. 1.The Ghost Patrol (1917) 2.
Young Man Axelbrod (1917) 3.The Willow Walk (1918) 4.The Cat of the Stars (1919) 5.Things (1919) 6.Speed (1919) 7.The Kidnaped Memorial (1919) 8.Moths in the Arc Light (1919) 9.Free Air (1919) 10.Main Street (1920) 11.Babbitt (1922)