Based on the infamous 1941 true story, Whisky Galore! is a charming and heart-warming tale of a close-knit Scottish island community who mischievously relieve a sinking cargo ship of cases of whisky during wartime scarcity. The ensuing merriment is threatened when Excise Men try to spoil the party by catching the crafty locals, red handed, with the bottled loot. After enduring a dry period, the shipwreck and its amber cargo was like manna from heaven to the islanders, to whom whisky was part of the very life blood of their Island!
ATOMIC / Blondie|CALL ME|Dreaming|HANGING ON THE TELEPHONE / Blondie|THE HARDEST PART|Heart of glass / Blondie|I'M GONNA LOVE YOU TOO|IN THE FLESH|ISLAND OF LOST SOULS|MARIA|ONE WAY OR ANOTHER|PRETTY BABY|RAPTURE|SUNDAY GIRL|The tide is high / Blondie
Explore the amazing Menjangan island marine life on a private snorkeling tourEncounter the wild deers while trekking Menjangan islandStay 2 nights at the boutique NusaBay Menjangan Resort, surrounded by pristine natural beauty and deserted white sand beachesVisit one of the most beautiful rice terraces in Bali, the biggest Buddhist monastery and stunning jungle waterfallTake stunning shots at Bali Handara Iconic Gate, the most Instagrammable site in Bali
Part film, part baptism, in Black Mother director Khalik Allah brings us on a spiritual exploration through Jamaica. Soaking up its bustling metropolises and tranquil countryside, Allah introduces us to a succession of vividly rendered souls who call this island home. Their candid testimonies create a polyphonic symphony, set against a visual prayer of indelible portraiture. Immersed into the sacred, the profane, and everything in-between, Black Mother channels rebellion and reverence into a deeply personal ode informed by Jamaica s turbulent history but existing in the urgent present.
MISERY IS THE RIVER OF THE WORLD|EVERYTHING GOES TO HELL|CONEY ISLAND BABY|ALL THE WORLD IS GREEN|GOD'S AWAY ON BUSINESS|ANOTHER MAN'S VINE|KNIFE CHASE|LULLABY|STARVING IN THE BELLY OF A WHALE|THE PART YOU THROW AWAY|WOE|CALLIOPE|A GOOD MAN IS HARD TO FIND
Erscheinungsdatum: 28.11.2011, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: The Refugees of 1776 from Long Island to Connecticut. One Volume in Two Parts. Part I, Autor: Mather, Frederic Gregory, Verlag: Clearfield, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: REFERENCE // Genealogy & Heraldry // Familiengeschichte // Ahnenforschung, Rubrik: Geschichte // Allgemeines, Lexika, Seiten: 696, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 861 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
"Celebrates the resilience of girls and the earthshaking power of their friendships. An eerie, unforgettable triumph." --Claire Legrand, New York Times bestselling author of Furyborn"Wilder Girls is so sharp and packs so much emotion in such wise ways. I'm convinced we're about to witness the emergence of a major new literary star." --Jeff VanderMeer, New York Times bestselling author of AnnihilationA feminist Lord of the Flies about three best friends living in quarantine at their island boarding school, and the lengths they go to uncover the truth of their confinement when one disappears. This fresh, new debut is a mind-bending novel unlike anything you've read before.It's been eighteen months since the Raxter School for Girls was put under quarantine. Since the Tox hit and pulled Hetty's life out from under her.It started slow. First the teachers died one by one. Then it began to infect the students, turning their bodies strange and foreign. Now, cut off from the rest of the world and left to fend for themselves on their island home, the girls don't dare wander outside the school's fence, where the Tox has made the woods wild and dangerous. They wait for the cure they were promised as the Tox seeps into everything.But when Byatt goes missing, Hetty will do anything to find her, even if it means breaking quarantine and braving the horrors that lie beyond the fence. And when she does, Hetty learns that there's more to their story, to their life at Raxter, than she could have ever thought true.2 STARRED REVIEWS!"This thrilling saga...is sure to be one of the season's most talked-about books, in any genre."--EW"The perfect kind of story for our current era." --Hypable★, "Power's evocative, haunting, and occasionally gruesome debut will challenge readers to ignore its bewitching presence."-Booklist, Starred Review★, "This gritty, lush debut chronicling psychological and environmental tipping points...weaves a chilling narrative that disrupts readers' expectations through an expertly crafted, slow-burn reveal of the deadly consequences of climate change....Part survival thriller, part post-apocalyptic romance, and part ecocritical feminist manifesto, a staggering gut punch of a book."-Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review"An ode to empowering women and a testament to the strength of female bonds....Far more than just an unsettling horror story, this powerful debut novel about a strange disease at an all-girls boarding school explores female empowerment, friendship and survival with tenacity and brilliance."-Shelf Awareness"This thrilling saga...is sure to be one of the season's most talked-about books, in any genre."-EW"The perfect kind of story for our current era." -Hypable"Wilder Girls is so sharp and packs so much emotion in such wise ways. I'm convinced we're about to witness the emergence of a major new literary star." -Jeff VanderMeer, author of the New York Times bestseller Annihilation"Wilder Girls is the bold, imaginative, emotionally wrenching horror novel of my dreams-one that celebrates the resilience of girls and the earthshaking power of their friendships. An eerie, unforgettable triumph."-Claire Legrand, New York Times bestselling author of Furyborn"A nightmarish survival story that's as much literary fiction as it is young adult...I couldn't look away."-Casey McQuiston, New York Times bestselling author of Red, White, and Royal Blue"The eeriness of Raxter Island permeates every scene, and Rory Power's characters are fierce and honest, blazing from the pages. This is a groundbreaking speculative story-brutal and beautiful, raw and unflinching. I adored this book."-Emily Suvada, author of This Mortal Coil"A feminist, LGBT, sci-fi-horror story with all the tantalizing elements of gore, mystery, war, and love you can ask for. Real, flawed, brave girls against a world gone mad. A shudderingly good read!" -Dawn Kurtagich, author of Teeth in the Mist
Nothing on Midorijima has been the same since the powerful Tour Konzern forced the original population into the old residential district and converted the rest of the island into the exclusive resort platinum jail. Despite that, Aoba Seragaki has tried to build a normal life for himself, working part time in a junk shop and hanging out with his friend and his A.T pet allmate, Ren
Erscheinungsdatum: 06.09.2017, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: Morning Star Rising, Titelzusatz: The Curse of Wolf Island Part II, Autor: Neesley, Scott, Verlag: Lulu.com, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: FICTION // General, Rubrik: Belletristik // Romane, Erzählungen, Seiten: 204, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 322 gr, Verkäufer: averdo