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The Temporary Gentleman
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Jack McNulty is a ´temporary gentleman´, an Irishman whose commission in the British army in the Second World War was never permanent. In 1957, sitting in his lodgings in Accra, he urgently sets out to write his story. He feels he cannot take one step further, or even hardly a breath, without looking back at all that has befallen him. He is an ordinary man, both petty and heroic, but he has seen extraordinary things. He has worked and wandered around the world - as a soldier, an engineer, a UN observer - trying to follow his childhood ambition to better himself. And he has had a strange and tumultuous marriage. Mai Kirwan was a great beauty of Sligo in the 1920s, a vivid mind, but an elusive and mysterious figure too. Jack married her, and shared his life with her, but in time she slipped from his grasp. A heart-breaking portrait of one man´s life - of his demons and his lost love - The Temporary Gentleman is, ultimately, a novel about Jack´s last bid for freedom, from the savage realities of the past and from himself.

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Stand: Mar 17, 2019
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The Temporary Gentleman
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From the bestselling author of The Secret Scripture, a heartbreaking story of lost love. Jack McNulty, a former UN observer, has worked around the world and seen extraordinary things but, as he contemplates his return to Ireland after many years, his memories are dominated by his tumultuous marriage to Mai Kirwan. A great beauty with a vivid mind, Mai was also an elusive and troubled soul, stuck in a marriage that couldn´t last. The Temporary Gentleman is a powerful account of one man´s attempt to come to terms with the savage realities of the past.

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The Temporary Gentleman:Main Sebastian Barry

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Stand: Mar 15, 2019
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A Temporary Gentleman in France als Buch von A....
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A Temporary Gentleman in France:Home Letters From an Officer at the Front (Classic Reprint) A. J. Dawson

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Stand: Mar 15, 2019
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The Temporary Gentleman , Hörbuch, Digital, 1, ...
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Jack McNulty is a ´temporary gentleman´, an Irishman whose commission in the British army in the Second World War was never made permanent. In 1957, in his lodgings in Accra, he sets out to write his story. He is an ordinary man, both petty and heroic, but he has seen extraordinary things. He has wandered the world - as a soldier, an engineer, a UN observer - following his childhood ambition to better himself. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Frank Grimes. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/howe/001905/bk_howe_001905_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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Stand: Dec 17, 2018
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The Adventure of the Stock-Broker´s Clerk , Hör...
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The setting is shortly after the demise of stockbrokers Coxon & Woodhouse. Mr. Hall Pycroft has no sooner found a new position to replace the job he lost than he is approached by an unknown gentleman who offers him even better and higher paying employment. Pycroft accepts the offer and is told to contact the gentleman’s brother. After traveling to what have been called the temporary offices of the Franco-Midland Hardware Company, Limited, what he sees and hears during his interview raises alarms in his mind. Uncertain of what the strange events all mean, he has come to Sherlock Holmes. Holmes brings Pycroft along to Watson’s residence and invites his now-married friend along on this new adventure. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Ian Davies. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/onvo/000137/bk_onvo_000137_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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Stand: Dec 17, 2018
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Before the Scarlet Dawn: Daughters of the Potom...
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In 1775 Hayward Morgan, a young gentleman destined to inherit his father´s estate in Derbyshire, England, captures the heart of the local vicar´s daughter, Eliza Bloome. Her dark beauty and spirited ways are not enough to win him due to her station in life. Circumstances throw Eliza in Hayward´s path, and they flee to America to escape the family conflicts. But as war looms, it´s a temporary reprieve. Hayward joins the revolutionary forces, and what follows is a struggle for survival, a test of faith, and the quest to find lasting love in an unforgiving wilderness. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/024967/bk_adbl_024967_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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Stand: Dec 17, 2018
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Seaside Whispers: Love in Bloom: Seaside Summer...
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Having a mad crush on her boss´s son, Matt Lacroux - an intriguing mix of proper gentleman and flirtatious bad boy - is probably not the smartest idea for single mother Mira Savage. Especially when the company, and her job, is already on shaky ground. But as a Princeton professor, Matt´s life is hours away from Mira´s home on Cape Cod, keeping him safely in the fantasy-only zone. And as a single mother to six-year-old Hagen, with a floundering company to save, fantasies are all she has time for. With hopes of becoming dean off the table, and too many months of longing for a woman who lived too far away to pursue, Matt´s publishing contract couldn´t have come at a better time. He heads home to Cape Cod on a brief sabbatical, intent on starting his book, and finally getting his arms around sweet, seductive Mira. A surprise encounter leads to white-hot passions and midnight confessions. The more time Matt and Mira spend together, the deeper their relationship grows, and the love and attention Matt showers on Hagen is more than she has ever dreamed of. But Matt´s sabbatical is only temporary, and Mira´s not saving his father´s company so she can leave it behind. Will their whispers of love be enough for one of them to change their life forever? 1. Language: English. Narrator: B.J. Harrison. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/076241/bk_acx0_076241_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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Stand: Dec 17, 2018
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Whispers at Seaside : Sweet with Heat: Seaside ...
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Sweet with Heat: Seaside Summers features a group of fun, flirty, and emotional friends who gather each summer at their Cape Cod cottages. They´re sassy, flawed, and so easy to relate to, you´ll be begging to enter their circle of friends! Whispers at Seaside by Addison Cole is the sweet edition of The New York Times best-selling author Melissa Foster´s steamy romance novel, Seaside Whispers. The story conveys all of the passion you expect between two people in love, without any explicit scenes or harsh language. Having a mad crush on her boss’s son, Matt Lacroux - an intriguing mix of proper gentleman and flirtatious bad boy - is probably not the smartest idea for single mother Mira Savage. Especially when the company and her job, is already on shaky ground. But as a Princeton professor, Matt’s life is hours away from Mira’s home on Cape Cod, keeping him safely in the fantasy-only zone. And as a single mother to six-year-old Hagen, with a floundering company to save, fantasies are all she has time for. With hopes of becoming dean off the table, and too many months of longing for a woman who lived too far away to pursue, Matt’s publishing contract couldn’t have come at a better time. He heads home to Cape Cod on a brief sabbatical, intent on starting his book and finally getting his arms around sweet, beautiful Mira. A surprise encounter leads to midnight confessions. The more time Matt and Mira spend together, the deeper their relationship grows, and the love and attention Matt showers on Hagen is more than she has ever dreamed of. But Matt’s sabbatical is only temporary, and Mira’s not saving his father’s company, so she can leave it behind. Will their whispers of love be enough for one of them to change their life forever? Sweet with Heat: Seaside Summers series: Read, Write, Love at Seaside Dreaming at Seaside Hearts at Seasid... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Andi Arndt, Sebastian York. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/123274/bk_acx0_123274_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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Stand: Dec 17, 2018
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