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.
Stoic NOPD Detective Mitch Ransom is in control of his life until he agrees to testify before the grand jury against a brutal serial killer. Then he’s kidnapped, threatening his court appearance, and finds himself trapped with a woman he doesn’t like and believes he has to protect. Tiffany Golden, a police dispatcher, is trying to break the mold set for her by her stripper mother. She wants to become a cop and is on the road to reaching that goal when she’s kidnapped along with the seasoned detective and forced to help him find freedom.
Bestselling author Gitomer and poker consultant Dinkin offer the first business book that describes how the strategies and skills needed to win at poker are the same ones needed to succeed in business.
Fandom: Teen Wolf (TV) Relationship: Derek Hale/Stiles Stilinski -------------------------------------------------- Derek challenges Stiles to a week without orgasms. Stiles is dubious, but Derek is persuasive. “Think about how good it will feel when you finally get to come. When I finally let you come at the end of it.”
Themes: Hi-Lo, adapted classics, low level classics, graphic novel. These literary masterpieces are made easy and interesting. This series features classic tales retold with color illustrations to introduce literature to struggling readers. Each 64-page softcover book retains key phrases and quotations from the original classics. Journey between London and Paris during that perilous time known as "The French Revolution." This is a story of two men that look alike- one in danger of being beheaded by the guillotine, and the other, a hero that sacrifices his own life for his friend. The French Revolution has been called "The Reign of Terror," and you will feel the terror in your own bones as you read!
It's a good thing we had the summer together. It was unforgettable. I never would have guessed all the great things that were going to happen. Especially when it began with Mom and Dad saying I had to room with them at family camp instead of with my friends. Once again I'd be different.
Little did I know that God would do incredible things at camp to show me what a difference just being me can make!