Wicket Finds a Way

Read Online or Download Wicket Finds a Way PDF

Similar contemporary women books

The Spirit of Russian Science

The writer of the ebook writes in his advent that "The Sprit of Russian technological know-how" charms him via the of definite surroundings, the fashion of relationships among the folks. After interpreting "The Sprit of Russian Science", like all different solid prose, there comes a necessity of a discussion with an writer. you want to pinpoint all of the gains of intangible spirit that used to be so good portrayed within the e-book.

California Dreaming

The 9th novel, appealing Stranger, within the ny occasions bestselling sequence takes readers backstage of the intoxicating global of Hollywood glitterati. Anna makes a decision to take an end-of-summer getaway-to escape from her drama-filled los angeles existence. So she packs her Louis Vuitton, grabs her shut buddy Sam, and heads to ny.

The Double Bind (Vintage Contemporaries)

While Laurel Estabrook is attacked whereas using her bicycle via Vermont’s again roads, her lifestyles is ceaselessly replaced. previously outgoing, Laurel withdraws into her images, spending all her loose time at a homeless take care of. There she meets Bobbie Crocker, a guy with a heritage of psychological disorder and a field of photos that he won’t enable someone see.

Extra resources for Wicket Finds a Way

Sample text

Sunny concurred. And they both smiled. Halajan walked down the back hallway to the door that led to a small courtyard behind the café, where she could have some privacy and take off her hot, itchy scarf. It was the only way a woman could do such a brazen thing in Kabul these days and not be stoned. Ach, the stupid Talib idiots, she thought as her plastic shoes click-clacked on the marble-tiled floors, one of the many improvements Sunny made to her house. What little men they are, she thought, to put women back in the burqa.

You want to eat? ” They reluctantly handed their firearms to Sunny, who then handed them to her barista and right-hand man, Bashir Hadi, who put them in the back room, where weapons were stored along with mops and brooms. They took off their leather jackets and scarves and Sunny hung them in the front closet. She met Bashir Hadi back at the counter. “I have some errands. I’ll be back as soon as I can,” she said, taking off her apron. “I’ll go with you,” he said, as he always did. “I’m fine,” she replied, in their daily tradition.

But then Tommy found contract work in the south, first doing security for an NGO—a nongovernmental organization—then training the Afghan military, and finally becoming a sniper. He was paid more than he’d ever imagined making in a lifetime, so he would be gone for long stretches at a time. Sometimes he’d call telling her he had a weekend off and they’d both fly to Dubai, which was surprisingly easy and worth every penny, for furtive lovemaking in a fancy, high-rise hotel. But mostly it was long stretches of waiting, trying to live her life, pretending she was independent and strong when she was just a woman spending her life waiting.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.27 of 5 – based on 10 votes