“…to keep within my budget and yet maintain my reading regimen, perusing the eBooks offered for “free” is a treat!”
“A role model for millions of girls, she has always been that most elusive, more essential thing as well: a trusted companion” (Rehak, xviii).
“…William had never seen such a thing on the head of a white man.”
“It’s an interesting choice, to breed an animal that can’t reproduce itself. Must make it challenging.”
“It was Cyril’s ambition to kill one of these cats…”
83 “The sun was shining through sparse clouds, and the tops of waves glittered. Seagulls hovered near the boat’s hull, perhaps in the hopes that it was a fishing boat…a light breeze drifted through the crown of birch trees, giving off the scent of summer despite the fact that one or two golden leaves had…
12 “Turning to her assistant, she saw the old man inside the young. What age was he now? …There were times when the Billy who worked for her was still a boy, a Cockney lad with reddish-blond hair half tamed, his smile ready to win the day. Then at other times, the weight of the…