Author : Derek Robinson
Genre : Fiction
Publisher : MacLehose Press
ISBN : 9781623653293
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From the Phoney War of 1939 to the Battle of Britain in 1940, the pilots of Hornet Squadron learn their lessons the hard way. Hi-jinks are all very well on the ground, but once in a Hurricane's cockpit, the best killers keep their wits close. Newly promoted Commanding Officer Fanny Barton has a job on to whip the Hornets into shape before they face the Luftwaffe's seasoned pilots. And sometimes Fighter Command, with its obsolete tactics and stiff doctrines, is the real menace. As with all Robinson's novels, the raw dialogue, rich black humor and brilliantly rendered, adrenaline-packed dogfights bring the Battle of Britain, and the brave few who fought it, to life.

Author : Cupcake Brown
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Publisher : Crown
ISBN : 9780307345479
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File Download : 480 page

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The heart-wrenching, uplifting tale about a woman named Cupcake “[Cupcake] Brown’s confessional . . . memoir is one you can’t easily put down. Her life is nothing short of a miracle.”—Chicago Sun-Times There are shelves of memoirs about overcoming the death of a parent, childhood abuse, rape, drug addiction, miscarriage, alcoholism, hustling, gangbanging, near-death injuries, drug dealing, prostitution, and homelessness. Cupcake Brown survived all these things before she’d even turned twenty. And that’s when things got interesting. . . Orphaned by the death of her mother and left in the hands of a sadistic foster parent, young Cupcake Brown learned to survive by turning tricks, downing hard liquor, and ingesting every drug she could find while hitchhiking up and down the California coast. She stumbled into gangbanging, drug dealing, hustling, prostitution, theft, and, eventually, the best scam of all: a series of 9-to-5 jobs. A Piece of Cake is unlike any memoir you’ll ever read. Moving in its frankness, this is the most satisfying, startlingly funny, and genuinely affecting tour through hell you’ll ever take. Praise for A Piece of Cake “[Brown] reflects now with insight and honesty on her experiences. . . . An engaging account . . . of a remarkable life filled with pain and wisdom, hope and redemption.”—San Fracisco Chronicle “Dazzles you with the amazing change that is possible in one lifetime.”—Washington Post

Author : Susan Gold Purdy
Genre : Cooking
Publisher : Atheneum Books for Young Readers
ISBN : UCSD:31822031040108
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Offers practical advice on cake baking and provides recipes for layer, sheet, pound, fruit, upside-down, tea, pudding, sponge, and ice cream cakes, as well as icings and fillings

Author : LeUyen Pham
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Publisher : Balzer + Bray
ISBN : 006199264X
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Reminiscent of the best of Peter Brown with the charming retro feel of classic Golden Books, A Piece of Cake is a delightful story about generosity, creativity, and improvisation from bestselling illustrator LeUyen Pham. Mouse has baked a special treat for Little Bird's birthday! But delivering it to his friend isn't easy—not when everyone he meets along the way offers to trade something for a piece of cake. . . . In A Piece of Cake, LeUyen Pham puts a unique spin on a classic tale. Kids will love the unexpected and hilarious turn the story takes. Its strong picture support; story elements, including setting, character, and plot development; and identification of a problem and solution make this a strong Common Core title. Supports the Common Core State Standards

Author : Jill Murphy
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Publisher : Candlewick Press (MA)
ISBN : 076360111X
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When Mama Elephant puts her family on a diet, their will power remains strong until Granny sends a cake.

Author : Peta Peace
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
Publisher : Martingale
ISBN : 9781604688849
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Mix simple piecing with 10-inch squares plus your favorite background fabrics and you've got a quilt you'll be proud of. Transform your Layer Cake collection into intricate-looking designs that are a breeze to stitch--Peta Peace's tips will help you start and finish like a pro. You'll love the cheerful colors and innovative designs in these 14 all-new patterns.

Author : Jill Murphy
Genre : Elephants
Publisher :
ISBN : 1406320935
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When Mrs Large decides she is too fat, she puts the whole family on a diet. Biscuits and crisps are out, healthy meals and healthy jogs are in. But for hungry elephants, dieting is definitely not a piece of cake.

Author : Preeti Shenoy
Genre : Fiction
Publisher : Random House India
ISBN : 9788184001273
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What if life threw you a magnificent opportunity, only to knock you down later and laugh at you? Would you fight back or let it pass? Nisha’s life is far from perfect. At twenty-six, she is plump, plain-looking, and without a boyfriend. A chance date and a bizarre twist of events lead her to the altar with suave Samir Sharma, only to be abandoned eight years later. As she struggles to stand on her own feet, Akash, a younger guy, enters her life. Can Nisha find love a second time? Tea for Two and a Piece of Cake is an unusual, a heart-warming, and gripping love-story between two people who have so much to lose by getting into a relationship with each other, yet so much to gain.

Author : Swati Kaushal
Genre : Fiction
Publisher : Penguin UK
ISBN : 9788184758382
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Minal Sharma, MBA. Five foot ten twenty-nine-year-old with a hyperactive conscience and a ton of attitude. She wants it all-a successful career at International Foods, a lifestyle to match and a 'totally cool' guy who'll buy her diamonds, bring her flowers and laugh at her jokes. But given the unending record of her life's embarrassments it's not going to be that simple. Especially when her mother's decided to take charge of the matrimonial front and the choice Minal has to make is between a wild and sexy radio jockey and a brilliant but boring oncologist. And it doesn't help that her new colleague on a make-or-break 'Cake' assignment is nasty, grudge-bearing kid from her childhood who just might be out to sabotage her career. Set in the quirky corridors of corporate intrigue Piece of Cake is a delicious romantic comedy with a delightfully complex female protagonist and a plot sparkling with mischief.

Author : Trisha Ashley
Genre : Fiction
Publisher : HarperCollins UK
ISBN : 9780007585441
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A warm and witty short story from the No.1 bestselling author of The Christmas Invitation – perfect for fans of Katie Fforde and Jill Mansell