Dave Eggers "What is the What" a serious and eye opening account from the lost boys of Sudan. Deng's travels are fraught with peril and extreme choices, little did he expect to find America to be as perilous.
Rückblickend stellt der 68-Jährige fest, dass er viel Glück in seinem Leben hatte. "Ich hab' ja nur die Baumschule besucht und mehr war nicht. Kein kleines und auch kein großes Latinum. Ich habe mehr die Straßenwissenschaften studiert - Kneipen- und Milieustudien und so.
A decade dead, Jacob Campbell is a preservationist, providing a kind of taxidermy to keep his clients looking lifelike for as long as the forces of entropy will allow. But in the Land of the Dead, where the currency is time itself and there is little for corpses to do but drink, thieve, and gamble eternity away, Jacob abandons his home and his fortune for an opportunity to meet the man who cheated the rules of life and death entirely.
THE REDEMPTION OF JOSEPH HEINZ The Checkpoint Berlin Detective Series book 3 by Michele E. Gwynn Genre: Crime/Thriller The Kommissar is back and going rogue in St. Petersburg! A new lead on a cold case one that has haunted Heinz and nearly cost him his career now offers a path to redemption. A ledger containing the names of abducted girls recovered from the Vledelets during the Ivchencko affair offers renewed hope. With the wedding to his partner-turned-love of his life Birgitta Mahler…
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