Home In Time For Christmas

Author: Heather Graham
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 1426874332
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Melody Tarleton is driving home for Christmas when a man—clad in Revolutionary Warera costume—appears out of nowhere, right in the path of her car. Shaken, she takes the injured stranger in, listening with concern to Jake Mallory's fantastic claim that he's a Patriot soldier executed by British authorities. Bringing Jake to her parents' house, Melody concocts a story to explain the handsome holiday guest with the courtly manners and strange clothes. Mark, her close friend who wishes he were more, is skeptical, but her family is fascinated. So is Melody. Jake is passionate, charming and utterly unlike anyone she's ever met. Can he really be who he claims? And can a man from the distant past be the future she truly longs for?

At Home In Time

Author: Patrick Deane
Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
ISBN: 9780773512153
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Patrick Deane argues that modern English poetry, in some key aspects, is deeply indebted to the classical tradition and, more particularly, to the attitudes and modes of the eighteenth century. He illustrates how neo-Augustan values are apparent in the works of T.S. Eliot, W.H. Auden, Louis MacNeice, A.D. Hope, Donald Davie, Charles Tomlinson, and others.

Home In Time For Christmas And An Angel For Christmas

Author: Heather Graham
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 1460382439
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New York Times bestselling author Heather Graham pens two holiday tales that capture the peculiar magic of the season. HOME IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS Melody Tarleton is driving home for Christmas when a man—clad in Revolutionary War–era costume—appears out of nowhere. Jake Mallory claims he's a Patriot soldier executed by British authorities. Concerned, Melody brings Jake to her parents' house. He's passionate, charming and unlike anyone she's ever met. Can he really be who he claims? And can a man from the distant past be the future she truly longs for? AN ANGEL FOR CHRISTMAS The holidays have never brought out the best in the MacDougal family. Still, they gather in the Blue Ridge Mountains to try to make the season merry. Then, in the midst of a sibling shouting match, a mysterious stranger appears. Despite their fears, the MacDougals take a leap of faith. But when another stranger arrives, they don't know which of them to believe. One of these men can't be trusted. And one is about to bring Christmas into their hearts.

Remembering Home In A Time Of Mobility

Author: Maja Mikula
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443878685
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Memory, nostalgia and melancholy have attracted considerable scholarly attention in recent decades. Numerous critics of globalisation, transnationalism and cosmopolitanism have posited an overwhelming feeling of homelessness not only among people who have been displaced from their original home/lands, but also among those who feel estranged from their places of origin due to rapid social change or environmental decline. Arguably, homesickness is prevalent in today’s developed world, and can be – and sometimes indeed is – felt even for times and places unrelated to someone’s personal roots. Memory has been mobilised to justify recent conflicts, to question mainstream interpretations of past events, or to demand compensation for the suffering of earlier generations. Nostalgia has been employed as a “utopia in reverse”, revealing more about our unattainable “ideal present”, than about the elusive “lost” past it invokes. A corollary of nostalgia in the late modern politics of loss, melancholy has been a way of dis-identifying from both the horrors of recent history, and the growing insecurities of the present. The volume raises complex questions related to the ways people have coped with displacement and time-space compression, arguably the two most manifest symptoms of late modernity. How do we grapple with the traumatic experience of the loss of home? What strategies do we use, and what is their underlying politics? How do they intersect with identity positions, such as gender, class and sexuality? How might they contribute to the preservation of national cultures? How has our understanding of home changed in a time of mobility and flow? Spanning multiple Eurasian and Northern American cultural contexts, the book is of interest to an international academic readership within the fields of cultural studies, memory studies, gender studies, literature, art, performance, film and media studies.

Home In Time For Dinner

Author: Kathryn Ellis
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780889954779
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When Chris Ramsay finds out that his controlling single-parent father kidnapped him as a small child, he sets out on a harrowing journey from Dallas to Canada to meet the mother he thought was dead.

Ultimate First Time Home Buyer Guide

Author: Gerald Tribuzio
Publisher: eBookIt.com
ISBN: 1456607057
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In today's real estate market, the road to homeownership is a tough one and you can't afford to make a wrong move and ruin your chances of achieving the American dream of owning a home. The Ultimate First Time Home Buyer Guide will tell you why owning a home is better than renting, what exact steps you need to take in buying your first home, how to qualify for the best zero to low down payment programs, which first time home buyer programs are best for you, how to apply for the program, what creative financing options are available, how to improve your credit and increase your credit scores, why foreclosures and short sales are great deals, what are some of the pitfalls to avoid, and tips to improve your chances of getting approved for the first time home buyer program. Buying a home is difficult today but if you make a decision to do whatever it takes to own a home then you will soon experience the joy of being a homeowner.

Our Duty At Home In Time Of War Classic Reprint

Author: Paul B. Bull
Publisher: Forgotten Books
ISBN: 9780267294190
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Excerpt from Our Duty at Home in Time of War What ought to be the Christian's attitude to wards war in general? This question must be exercising many hearts of earnest Christians to day, men and women who have taken Christ as the Master not only of their outward life, but also of the very springs of their soul, in heart and mind and will. Our Lord has taught us to be meek and gentle, to quench the flames of anger, to be ready to forgive. He says to us, Love your enemies, and pray for them that persecute you; that ye may be sons of your Father which is in heaven. And He teaches us, Resist not him that is evil. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Nine Lives Of Christmas Can Battersea S Felicia Find A Home In Time For The Holidays

Author: Florence McNicoll
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1409192660
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IN PARTNERSHIP WITH BATTERSEA DOGS AND CATS HOME Can Battersea's loneliest cat find a home in time for Christmas? It's Christmas at Battersea Dogs and Cats Home and Laura is desperate to find a home for Felicia, a spiky, bad-tempered moggy with a heart of gold. Her boyfriend, Rob, can't understand why she's spending so much time at work, but for Laura, the animals aren't just a job - they're her life. She needs a partner who understands that - doesn't she? As the December snow falls, Laura encounters nine people, all of whom need a little love in their lives and find it in new pets. Everyone needs somebody to curl up with at Christmas, and when the handsome Aaron walks in, he takes not just Felicia, but Laura's heart too... A heart-warming tale about loneliness, love, and the importance of furry friends - perfect to snuggle up with this Christmas.

Jack And Marie Home In Time For Tea

Author: Katrine Damkjaer
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781534949645
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Marie is being a bit troublesome as she wants to stay in the playground and play But it is getting late and Jack and Marie have been there all day Jack has to get his little sister home as the day of fun ends Therefore he has to be clever and calls upon some imaginary friends Will Jack's fantastic stories be enough to convince Marie To stop playing and hurry up so they can get home in time for tea? Marie discovers things are not always as they seem - but what is up and what is down When apparently all sorts of shady creatures are lurking around?