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Having made him look a fool, she’s been exiled to Basilisk Station in disgrace and set up for ruin by a superior who hates her.
Her demoralized crew blames her for their ship’s humiliating posting to an out-of-the-way picket station.
The aborigines of the system’s only habitable planet are smoking homicide-inducing hallucinogens.
Parliament isn’t sure it wants to keep the place; the major local industry is smuggling; the merchant cartels want her head; the star-conquering, so-called “Republic” of Haven is Up To Something; and Honor Harrington has a single, over-age light cruiser with an armament that doesn’t work to police the entire star system.
RIGHT WOMAN, WRONG PLACE
It’s hard to give peace a chance when the other side regards war as the necessary prelude to conquest, and a sneak attack as the best means to that end. That’s why the Kingdom of Manticore needs allies against the so-called “”Republic”” of Haven–and the planet Grayson is just the right strategic place to make a very good ally indeed. But Her Majesty’s Foreign Office had overlooked a “”minor cultural difference”” when they chose Honor Harrington to carry the flag: women on the planet Grayson are without rank or rights; Honor’s very presence is an intolerable affront to every male on the planet.
#1 Forgotten & Remembered – The Duke’s Late Wife
A grieving widower. A strong lady. And a little girl who needs them both.
GRAHAM ASTOR, Duke of Kensington, is done with love, and ROSABEL LANDER never believed in it. But when Graham needs help raising his daughter and Rosabel cannot burden her family any longer, can they find a new, happy life together?
Eighteen-year-old James Douglas can only watch, helpless, as the Scottish freedom fighter, William Wallace, is hanged, drawn, and quartered. Even under the heel of a brutal English conqueror, James’s blood-drenched homeland may still have one hope for freedom, the rightful king of the Scots, Robert the Bruce. James swears fealty to the man he believes can lead the fight against English tyranny.
The Bruce is soon a fugitive, king in name and nothing more. Scotland is occupied, the Scottish resistance crushed. The woman James loves is captured and imprisoned. Yet James believes their cause is not lost.
One of the most important steps you can do for your health is to move to a plant-based diet. Such a way of eating will boost your energy level and help to avoid chronic diseases.
Whole food helps us stay fit and healthy. Plant food is the key to vigor, a source of vitamins and minerals. Vegetables and fruits help maintain youthfulness. Plant protein is absorbed more easily and faster, without loading the internal organs. It contains a lot of fiber, which helps cleanse the body. While a plant-based diet our receptors have the possibility of purification; exactly this helps the body to receive the right signals thereby preventing overeating. Are you still hesitating that a plant-based diet is for you? Then, let’s look at other advantages of a plant-based diet.
Captains and the Kings: A Novel
“Candy Cane Murder” By Joanne Fluke
When a trail of candy canes leads to a corpse outfitted in a Santa suit on a snowy bank, Hannah Swensen sets out to discover who killed Kris Kringle. . .
“The Dangers Of Candy Canes” By Laura Levine
A wealthy suburbanite takes a lethal tumble off his roof while installing a giant candy cane. Now it’s up to Jaine Austen to sift through a long list of scheming neighbors with dirty secrets in their stockings to expose a murderer. . .
Is your soul being held hostage by hustle?
If you’ve grown weary of do more and dream bigger, small-moment living is just what you need. Real life happens in the small moments we find on the most ordinary day of the week. Tuesday holds secrets we can’t see in a hurry–secrets not just for our schedules but for our souls. In Simply Tuesday, Emily P. Freeman shows you how to
· embrace today’s work
· find contentment in the now
· replace competition with connection
· learn to breathe in a breathless world
It’s time to release our obsession with building a life, and believe in the life Christ is building within us–one simple Tuesday at a time.
Marisa McClellan’s first book for accessible home preserving for jams, jellies, pickles, chutneys, and more, as seen on her beloved food blog Food in Jars.
Popular food blogger and doyenne of canning, Marisa McClellan, is using small batches and inventive flavors to make preserving easy enough for any novice to tackle. If you grew up eating home-preserved jams and pickles, or even if you’re new to putting up, you’ll find recipes to savor.
Sample any of the 100 seasonal recipes:
In the spring: Apricot Jam and Rhubarb Syrup
In the summer: Blueberry Butter and Peach Salsa
In the fall: Dilly Beans and Spicy Pickled Cauliflower
In the winter: Three-Citrus Marmalade and Cranberry Ketchup
A spirited, deeply researched exploration of why capitalism is bad for women and how, when done right, socialism leads to economic independence, better labor conditions, better work-life balance and, yes, even better sex.
In a witty, irreverent op-ed piece that went viral, Kristen Ghodsee argued that women had better sex under socialism. The response was tremendous — clearly she articulated something many women had sensed for years: the problem is with capitalism, not with us.
Ghodsee, an acclaimed ethnographer and professor of Russian and East European Studies, spent years researching what happened to women in countries that transitioned from state socialism to capitalism.
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