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The Wolf of Wall Street

“A cocky bad boy of finance recalls … [his] career as a master of his own universe…. A hell of a read.”— *Kirkus Reviews
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“A memoir that reads like fiction…. [concerning] the vast amount of sex, drugs and risky physical behavior Belfort managed to survive.”— *Publishers Weekly*

*From the Hardcover edition.*
### From Publishers Weekly
Belfort, who founded one of the first and largest chop shop brokerage firms in 1987, was banned from the securities business for life by 1994, and later went to jail for fraud and money-laundering, delivers a memoir that reads like fiction. It covers his decade of success with straightforward accounts of how he worked with managers of obscure companies to acquire large amounts of stock with minimal public disclosure, then pumped up the price and sold it, so he and the insiders made large profits while public investors usually lost. Profits were laundered through purchase of legitimate businesses and cash deposits in Swiss banks. There is only brief mention of Belfort’s life before Wall Street or events since 1997. The book’s main topic is the vast amount of sex, drugs and risky physical behavior Belfort managed to survive. As might be expected in the autobiography of a veteran con man with movie rights already sold, it’s hard to know how much to believe. The story is told mostly in dialogue, with allegedly contemporaneous mental asides by the author, reported verbatim. But it reports only surface events, never revealing what motivates Belfort or any of the other characters *. (Oct. 2)*
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### Review
“A cocky bad boy of finance recalls … [his] career as a master of his own universe…. A hell of a read.”— *Kirkus Reviews
*

“A memoir that reads like fiction…. [concerning] the vast amount of sex, drugs and risky physical behavior Belfort managed to survive.”— *Publishers Weekly*

*From the Hardcover edition.*

Wolf Lover: Konochur

In the middle of a war with dragon shifters, a human widow of a werewolf may get another chance at love, but feelings of guilt threaten a blossoming attraction to the one wolf everyone thought was untamable.
Victoria Danann brings us a tale of second chance love sure to warm the fur of werewolf lovers.

The Wolf Lord

Roguish. Reckless. Unreliable.
Raff Pineda has a certain reputation among the Animari. He’s the one to call if there’s a party starting, not the man to rely on when all hell breaks loose. Though he’s nominally the leader of the Pine Ridge pack, he defers to his second on the tough calls. Raff prefers to live fast and hard and keep his heart hidden, but a certain Eldritch princess won’t fall for his usual tricks, and their contract political marriage may be anything but convenient.

Ambitious. Elegant. Isolated.
Princess Thalia Talfayen may not have been raised by a witch in a tower, but she’s spent the last few decades locked up for a failed insurrection. Plotting and scheming come naturally to her; personal connections do not. Since she’s come this far in her unstoppable quest to claim the silver throne, she won’t hesitate to do whatever it takes to unite her people, even if that means giving herself to the big bad wolf…

(source: Bol.com)

Wolf Creek Sheriff (Texas Pack 4) (Prequel)

** Colin is the sheriff of Wolf Creek, and a protector at heart. Easy going and laid-back, unless something threatens his mate or his pack.**
But sometimes there’s an enemy so evil, so hell-bent on destroying humans, that a patient wolf shifter turns into the fiercest predator.
Stephanie is a 911 dispatcher who thinks she’s lucked out to meet a guy as handsome and kind as Colin, a man who finally makes her feel safe in a world she knows is filled with evil. But when she learns the truth about her seemingly ordinary world–that it’s anything but normal–Stephanie must face grave dangers that she never thought possible.
It turns out, she is not just a regular girl at all–she’s an empath. And her new boyfriend Colin isn’t just a small town sheriff–but a wolf shifter bound to her by loyalty and love.
And now Stephanie and Colin must race against time, keeping Amon and his war against humans from becoming a reality.
Together, the two of them must stop Amon, a dragon with a delusional God complex, hell-bent on taking over not just Wolf Creek…but the world itself.

Wolf Charming

Weston Drake is a lot of things. Player. Bestselling author. And stubborn as fuck werewolf. At least, he’s stubborn when it comes to his mate. He’s known that Abril Forrest belongs to him for the past five years, but their fourteen year age gap has kept him away. She’s more than legal enough now, but his thirty-five to her twenty-one still makes him feel like a lecherous old man. No matter how much his wolf craves her company, and his body craves her touch, he resists the lure of his chosen one. What would a sexy woman like her want with an older man like him?
Abril has fought like hell to carve out a life in Grover Falls, despite her dismal beginning. Raised in the trailer park with her junkie mom and a father who would just as soon sell her as look at her, she’s worked hard to leave her past behind. But in small towns, people never forget. Men think she’s easy because of who her parents are, so she’s always avoided relationships, or dating in general. But there’s one man she’d give herself to in a heartbeat. Weston Drake is everything she’s ever wanted, but he’s never once looked her way.
Until now.

Wolf Betrayed

The Talon Pack continues with the daughter of a traitor, the man who can never be her lover, and another man she should never want…her enemy. Charlotte Jamenson was born to the Pack that threatened the world, but grew up in the one that saved it. She’s spent her entire life repenting for lies and faults that were never hers to bear. When she falls for her best friend, Bram Devlin, she thinks she’s finally found forgiveness for the blood in her veins; only a mating bond never came. Bram knows there’s something missing within his mating with Charlotte, but there’s nothing he can do about it. Their Pack is in danger, and it’s his duty to protect their Alpha—even if it means sacrificing his life. When he’s put in charge of protecting a new member of the Talon Pack, he realizes he and Charlotte may just have a chance at something more than heartache. Shane Bruins sacrificed his life and his future to protect the Packs from the men he worked for. Now, thanks to circumstances beyond his control, he’s not quite who he was before, and his life is on the line yet again. Only this time, he isn’t alone, and the two wolves in his path might be the only things that can calm the beast inside. The war isn’t coming, it’s here, and the Talon Pack will have to rely on three souls who know they aren’t what each other wants—but exactly what they need—to win. Talon Pack Series Order:Book 0.5: Wicked WolfBook 1: Tattered LoyaltiesBook 2: An Alpha’s ChoiceBook 3: Mated in MistBook 4: Wolf BetrayedBook 5: Fractured Silence

Woe Is I

A revised and updated edition of the iconic grammar guide for the 21st century.

In this expanded and updated edition of Woe Is I, former editor at The New York Times Book Review Patricia T. O’Conner unties the knottiest grammar tangles with the same insight and humor that have charmed and enlightened readers of previous editions for years. With fresh insights into the rights, wrongs, and maybes of English grammar and usage, O’Conner offers in Woe Is I down-to-earth explanations and plain-English solutions to the language mysteries that bedevil all of us.

”Books about English grammar and usage are… never content with the status quo,” O’Conner writes. ”That’s because English is not a stay-put language. It’s always changing–expanding here, shrinking there, trying on new things, casting off old ones… Time doesn’t stand still and neither does language.”

In this fourth edition, O’Conner explains how the usage of an array of words has evolved. For example, the once-shunned ”they,” ”them,” and ”their” for an unknown somebody is now acceptable. And the battle between ”who” and ”whom” has just about been won, O’Conner says (hint: It wasn’t by ”whom”). Then there’s the use of ”taller than me” in simple comparisons, instead of the ramrod-stiff ”taller than I.” ”May” and ”might,” ”use to” and ”used to,” abbreviations that use periods and those that don’t, and the evolving definition of ”unique” are all explained here by O’Conner. The result is an engaging, up-to-date and jargon-free guide to every reader’s questions about grammar, style, and usage for the 21st century.

(source: Bol.com)

Wizardborn

SUMMARY: Book Three of The RunelordsWizardborn continues the story of the struggle of Gaborn, now the Earth King, who has lost his powers but continues to lead his people. He must contend with the threat of the huge, inhuman Reavers, whose myriads Gaborn and his forces must now pursue across the nation. It has become Gaborn’s fate to follow, even into the depths.Raj Ahten, the great warlord endowed with the strength and qualities of thousands of men, once the primary threat to Gaborn, now struggles to retain his own empire. His war of conquest thwarted, his very life is now threatened by the Reaver thousands. And a young girl, Averan, who has eaten a Reaver and absorbed some of its memories, becomes a keystone in the search for the dark Reaver lair.

Wizard’s First Rule

EDITORIAL REVIEW: **The masterpiece that started *The New York Times* bestselling epic Sword of Truth**In the aftermath of the brutal murder of his father, a mysterious woman, Kahlan Amnell, appears in Richard Cypher’s forest sanctuary seeking help . . . and more. His world, his very beliefs, are shattered when ancient debts come due with thundering violence.In a dark age it takes courage to live, and more than mere courage to challenge those who hold dominion, Richard and Kahlan must take up that challenge or become the next victims. Beyond awaits a bewitching land where even the best of their hearts could betray them. Yet, Richard fears nothing so much as what secrets his sword might reveal about his own soul. Falling in love would destroy them–for reasons Richard can’t imagine and Kahlan dare not say.In their darkest hour, hunted relentlessly, tormented by treachery and loss, Kahlan calls upon Richard to reach beyond his sword–to invoke within himself something more noble. Neither knows that the rules of battle have just changed . . . or that their time has run out.This is the beginning. One book. One Rule. Witness the birth of a legend.

Wizard At Large

***50 MILLION TERRY BROOKS COPIES SOLD AROUND THE WORLD*** ‘Terry’s place is at the head of the fantasy world’ Philip Pullman Ben Holiday, the High Lord of Landover, is back in his rightful place. The evil wizard Meeks has finally been dealt with, and all seems well with the world. But, even in a Magic Kingdom, peace never lasts long. It was all Questor Thews’ fault, really – whether the inept Court Wizard would like to admit it or not. His bumbling attempt to return Abernathy from the body of a dog to his original human form, resulted in the Court Scribe being transported to Earth, to be replaced by a multi-coloured bottle. Furthermore, Abernathy was wearing the High Lord’s medallion at the time, without which Ben’s powers are drastically reduced. Ben and Willow set out to find Abernathy, which means following him to Earth. Which means leaving Questor in charge. And that’s when things start to go horribly wrong. . . Praise for Terry Brooks: ‘A master of the craft . . . required reading’ Brent Weeks ‘I can’t even begin to count how many of Terry Brooks’s books I’ve read (and re-read) over the years’ Patrick Rothfuss, author of The Name of the Wind ‘I would not be writing epic fantasy today if not for Shannara’ Peter V. Brett, author of The Painted Man ‘If you haven’t read Terry Brooks, you haven’t read fantasy’ Christopher Paolini, author of Eragon
**Recensie(s)**

Confirms Terry’s place at the head of the fantasy world * Philip Pullman * If Harry Potter has given you a thirst for fantasy and you have not discovered the magic of Terry Brooks, you are in for a treat * ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS * A marvellous fantasy trip * Frank Herbert * If you haven’t read Terry Brooks, you haven’t read fantasy — Christopher Paolini, author of ERAGON I can’t even begin to count how many of Terry Brooks’s books I’ve read (and re-read) over the years — Patrick Rothfuss, author of THE NAME OF THE WIND Terry’s place is at the head of the fantasy world — Philip Pullman
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Wizard and glass

Roland and his band have narrowly escaped the city of Lud and boarded Blaine, a train that will take them to, of all places, Kansas, where the ghost city of Topeka has been depopulated by a superflu and where, alongside Interstate 70, an emerald palace rises enchantingly. Before Roland and the companions of his ka-tet continue along the Path of the Bean, Roland must tell his companions the tale that defines him both as a man and hero, a long-ago romance of witchery and evil, of the beautiful, unforgettable Susan Delgado, of the Big Coffin Hunters and Reah of the Coos. And when his tale is finished, Roland confronts a man who goes by many names, a man who “darkles and tincts” and who holds perhaps the key to the Dark Tower. EDITORIAL REVIEW: **The end is near. Start at the beginning.** The Dark Tower saga builds to an explosive climax… In November 2003, the fifth Dark Tower book hits stores for the first time-followed by books six and seven. This #1 bestseller heralds the beginning of the end.

Wives and Daughters

EDITORIAL REVIEW: Focusing on two families, the Gibsons and the Hamleys, this novel describes the habits, loyalties, prejudices, petty snobberies, rumours and adjustments of a whole countryside hierarchy.

Without remorse

SUMMARY: His work for the CIA is brilliant, cold-blooded and efficient, but who is he? In a harrowing tour de force, phenomenally bestselling author Tom Clancy shows how an ordinary man named John Kelly crossed the lines of justice and morality to become the CIA legend known as Mr. Clark. It is an unforgettable journey into the heart of darkness, without mercy–without remorse.

Without a Trace

AVAILABLE DIGITALLY FOR THE FIRST TIME
Disillusioned spy Trace O’Hurley has nothing left to lose or prove, until the beautiful Gillian Fitzpatrick asks him to save her family in this compelling O’Hurley novel from “the queen of romantic suspense” (“The Columbus Dispatch”).
“Without a Trace” includes an exclusive preview of Nora Roberts’s new book “The Witness.”

Witchy Women

Warning – This is an erotica short story of about 4000 words. It contains very steamy sex scenes including oral, threesomes and voyeurism. Please purchase accordingly

Jenna and Alexis have planned their Halloween bash for weeks. Now that the night is finally here, each woman is hoping to find someone to share her bed.

Alexis wants to seduce her long-time crush Adam but Jenna just wants to get laid. Will each woman get her wish?

A Witchmas Carol

Christmas is here, but the Winchester witches aren’t exactly teeming with good cheer. Well, they are, but it’s not the sort of Christmas cheer Aunt Tillie wants waiting for her under this year’s tree.
When Aunt Tillie finds out her great-nieces want to separate for Christmas Day – forgoing the family’s annual tradition – she decides to teach them a little lesson. Of course, since she’s Aunt Tillie, her dose of retribution comes in the form of her favorite holiday Christmas stories.
For Bay and Landon, that means they’re shoved into “A Witchmas Carol”, one of Aunt Tillie’s favorite tales. That should mean hugs and happiness, right? Yeah, try toil and trouble instead.
Bay and Landon have to work their way through memories of the past, guilt over the present and absolute terror when facing their future if they expect to come out the other side. To escape, they have to figure out exactly what Aunt Tillie wants… and she’s got a few tricks up her sleeve.
So, it’s that time of the year. Things are about to get merry… and maybe a little messy… for the Winchesters. There’s no better time to hitch a ride on the mayhem sleigh.
*A Witchmas Carol* is a fantasy set in the Wicked Witches of the Midwest world. It falls between *A Witch Before Dying* and* All My Witches* in the timeline.