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The Trouble with True Love

Author : Laura Lee Guhrke
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Dear Lady Truelove, I am a girl of noble family, but I am painfully shy, especially in my encounters with those of the opposite sex . . . For Clara Deverill, standing in for the real Lady Truelove means dispensing advice on problems she herself has never managed to overcome. There’s nothing for it but to retreat to a tearoom and hope inspiration strikes between scones. It doesn’t—until Clara overhears a rake waxing eloquent on the art of “honorable” jilting. The cad may look like an Adonis, but he’s about to find himself on the wrong side of Lady Truelove. Rex Galbraith is an heir with no plans to produce a spare. He flirts with the minimum number of eligible young ladies to humor his matchmaking aunt, but Clara is the first to ever catch his roving eye. When he realizes that Clara—as Lady Truelove—has used his advice as newspaper fodder, he’s infuriated. But when he’s forced into a secret alliance with her, he realizes he’s got a much bigger problem—because Clara is upending everything Rex thought he knew about women—and about himself. . . .

School Trouble True Love

Author : Irene Zimmermann
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When True Love Came to China

Author : Lynn Pan
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The Guardian's Best Books of 2015 Most people suppose that the whole world knows what it is to love; that romantic love is universal, quintessentially human. Such a supposition has to be able to meet three challenges. It has to justify its underlying assumption that all cultures mean the same thing by the word ‘love’ regardless of language. It has to engage with the scholarly debate on whether or not romantic love was invented in Europe and is uniquely Western. And it must be able to explain why early twentieth-century Chinese writers claimed that they had never known true love, or love by modern Western standards. By addressing these three challenges through a literary, historical, philosophical, biographical and above all comparative approach, this highly original work shows how love’s profile in China shifted with the rejection of arranged marriages and concubinage in favour of free individual choice, monogamy and a Western model of romantic love. ‘This book, Lynn Pan’s best to date, adds a wonderful new angle by encouraging us, via comparison, to better appreciate how unusual, even in some ways exotic, a part of the Western past we take for granted, as though it were natural, actually is. While the reader will learn a great deal about Chinese literary and cultural traditions from this book, if read with an open mind the Western reader may end up rethinking things about his or her tradition just as deeply.’ —Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom, Chancellor’s Professor of History, University of California at Irvine ‘Nobody writes about China quite as brilliantly as Lynn Pan, who in this new, illuminating work on love showcases her trademark erudition entwined with a novelist’s sensibility. Pan’s rare skill makes the book a treat from start to finish; a sumptuous, deft and moving analysis of China’s relationship with love.’ —Mishi Saran, author of Chasing the Monk’s Shadow: A Journey in the Footsteps of Xuanzang and The Other Side of Light

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True Love

Author : Daphne Rose Kingma
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Lessons on Love From A Bestselling Emotional Healer Your go-to guide to love. Wherever you are on the relationship spectrum—married, dating, or single—there is always more to be learned about love. Each day brings a new opportunity to share in love, but if we don’t know how to best experience it, we aren’t making the most of this powerful emotion. “Love Doctor” and relationship expert Daphne Rose Kingma is here to help readers learn to love more passionately in their daily lives. A warm and welcoming voice. Kingma doesn’t just know her stuff, she knows how to teach her stuff. In addition to her books selling prolifically over the world, she has been a frequent guest on Oprah. This national bestseller book for couples and individuals alike is full of Kingma’s trademark witty and poetic writing. Her words invite us to explore what we know about love and challenge us to push our definition and scope of love further. Packed with wisdom and thoughtful insight. Love is as complex as it is beautiful and powerful. But to access that beauty, we have to expand our understanding of psychological and spiritual aspects of love—and Kingma provides the knowledge and insight to do that. Kingma reminds us that we are created for connection. To have a passionate marriage or a faithful relationship, we must work to understand how to experience love each day as fully as possible. Open up Daphne Rose Kingma’s True Love: How to Make Your Relationship Sweeter, Deeper, and More Passionate and discover… • Over sixty insights and suggestions for expanding your view of the essence of love • A source of help when it comes to understanding love, to be used daily or as-needed • Invaluable wisdom from an expert on all things love Readers of books such as Hold Me Tight, Married Roommates, and Eight Dates will find more guidance on love and relationships in Kingma’s True Love.

True Love

Author : Thich Nhat Hanh
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A renowned Zen master and Nobel Peace Prize nominee introduces a Buddhist approach to practicing authentic love in our everyday lives In this eye-opening guide, Zen monk Thich Nhat Hanh offers timeless insight into the nature of real love. With simplicity, warmth, and directness, he explores the four key aspects of love as described in the Buddhist tradition: lovingkindness, compassion, joy, and freedom—explaining how to experience them in our day-to-day lives. He also emphasizes that in order to love in a real way, we must first learn how to be fully present in our lives, and he offers simple techniques from the Buddhist tradition that anyone can use to establish the conditions of love. Thich Nhat Hanh, a Vietnamese Zen Buddhist monk, is an internationally known author, poet, scholar, and peace activist who was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Martin Luther King Jr.

The True Love Trilogy

Author : Barbara Metzger
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Barbara Metzger's True series is now available in a single volume for the first time ever! Truly Yours Alone in the world, Amanda Carville has no dowry, no reputation left, and no one who believes her to be innocent of murder, since she was found holding the gun that killed her stepfather. Viscount Rexford also has his troubles. He's scarred by war, and cursed--or blessed--with the family trait of knowing the truth when he hears it, and his success at extracting the truth from military prisoners has left many doubting his honor and his methods. When Amanda tells him she didn't do it, he believes her. Tired of the truth business, Rex refuses to get involved...until his heart leaves him no choice. The Scandalous Life of a True Lady Spymaster Harry Harmon's new assignment is to spy on enemies at a country house party. To do that, he'll require a courtesan: learned, truthful, and beautiful... Poor, sensible, smart Simone Ryland has come to Mrs. Burton's bawdy house in search of work. But instead, she finds Harmon in need of her special skills. The Wicked Ways of a True Hero Daniel Stamfield has become invaluable to the British Army for his ability to detect the truth from the enemy’s lies. After years of service, Daniel finally takes a respite for some wine, wenches, and wagering. Unfortunately, he didn’t bet on the lovely Miss Corisande Abbott and her unsavory reputation to swagger back into his life. But as time passes, Daniel realizes he wants to make an honest woman of Corey…and an honest man of himself.

The Course of True Love Never Did Run Smooth

Author : Charles Reade
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Her One True Love

Author : Rachel Brimble
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She Can't Forget Him... Jane Charlotte Danes has loved the squire of her idyllic country town for as long as she can remember. He is good, kind, and alluring beyond words... and he chose to marry another. Tired of dwelling on her futile longings, Jane plans a move to Bath, where she dreams of a new beginning. But the man who has so imprisoned her heart is only a few steps behind... He Can't Let Her Go... Until now, Matthew Cleaves has endeavored to meet the responsibilities of his position with dignity and good spirits--including his dutiful marriage. But when his wife leaves him for another man, Matthew is at last free to pursue his one true love. Only one vital question remains: will the captivating, stubborn, beautiful Jane allow him the challenge, and the pleasure, of winning her back?.. "An entertaining read." --Library Journal on The Temptation of Laura

True Love Is My Country

Author : Insa Rose Vermeeren
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Rose Brentano's world has fallen apart. Not only does her boyfriend leave, the pillars of her working world crumble, too. Unaware that her life has become a microcosm of a world in transition, Rose quits her job and follows her inner voice in a search for hope. Caught in the tug-of-war between her old world and something she doesn't know, she faces the ups and downs of a pioneer. When the pull threatens to tear her apart, Rose exiles herself from democracy. Leaving Germany for England, she spends happy years as a writer, but her money runs out. Cut short of a life as an artist and unable to merge to her old life, she is confronted with a devastating decision. Jeff Wagner, good-looking American, divorced, thwarted poet and journalist, crosses her path. He tries to liberate Rose from her fate. She refuses, but leaves him her manuscript with the words, "Read, and if you still think you can help, come back!" Sent on a quest to find the key to Rose's heart, Jeff has to confront his own past. "True liberation for women implies the liberation of men," he reads. It dawns on him that Rose's betterment requires his evolution. Can he live up to the hopes of a woman equipped with the road map for the future? Will he agree to the changed role for men in the dawning era of women?

Truelove Homegrown Tomatoes

Author : Julie Cannon
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When her beloved husband of forty-eight years dies, Imogene "Imo" Lavender takes solace in her tomato garden and finds her own life beginning to blossom. Raising two young women -- her rebellious sixteen-year-old daughter, Jeanette, and Lou, the thirteen-year-old niece she has taken in -- demands most of her time, but a friend insists that a trip to the Kuntry Kut 'n' Kurl and a new man are what Imo really needs. At her prompting, Imo sets off on a hilarious dating spree with a series of unsuitable bachelors. While Jeanette grows increasingly reckless, Lou joins her aunt in the garden, learning lessons about love and life. A shocking announcement from Jeanette and a sudden death then remind them all that life, like a garden, changes with the seasons -- and that the healing of a heart comes with time, love, and patience, just as surely as a new crop of tomatoes rewards a devoted gardener.

Black Is the Colour of My True Love s Heart

Author : Ellis Peters
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When two attendees go missing from a folk music festival at a remote Gothic mansion, Inspector Felse arrives to solve the mystery—and protect his son. Singers and musicians are gathered for a weekend course in folk music at the impressive neo-Gothic country mansion Follymead. Most come only to sing or to listen, but one or two have nonmusical scores to settle. When brilliantly talented Liri Palmer sings “Black, black, black is the colour of my true-love’s heart,” she clearly has a message for someone in the audience. And as passions run high, there is murder brewing at Follymead. Among the music students are Dominic Felse and his girlfriend, Theodosia. When not one, but two, members of the group go missing from the hall, Dominic calls upon his father, Detective Inspector George Felse, to help him solve this most perplexing mystery. Black Is the Colour of My True Love’s Heart is the 6th book in the Felse Investigations, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order.

Unification Ethics of True Love

Author : Akifumi Otani
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In this book, critique and counterproposal are given to Freudianism, Freudian Leftist's theory, poststructuralism, postfeminism and to queer theory, which are the foundation of today's sex liberation theories based on Unification Thought, which was advocated by Reverend Sun Myung Moon.

Rainbow Savior

Author : Rev. William A. Monday
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"Rainbow Savior is far more than a biblical work on homosexuality. This work is a much needed refresher on the basics of Christianity, basics applicable for all issues of sin and grace I highly recommend this book for any Christian." - Rev. Dan Lindner, St. John's NE, Minneapolis

My True Love S Gifts

Author : David Samford
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If you have ever found the Christmas season to be an emotional and spiritual letdown, My True Loves Gifts is for you. We are about to discover the real message in The Twelve Days of Christmas and experience Christmas from a perspective that is broader and deeper than the traditional nativity scene. We will discover something entirely new, inspiring, and encouraging in the words of a centuries-old lyric. As the amazing scope and extent of the true loves generosity is discovered, there will be no post-Christmas blues this season. My True Loves Gifts is a fascinating book that can be read during your quiet time, with a Bible study group, or even read out loud at home with your family. I found myself wanting to peek at the next chapter before setting it down each day! You will be blessed by the pages of this book (Allison Weece, Lexington, Kentucky). David takes a familiar holiday song and highlights Gods role in Christmas and in every season of our lives (David Welsh, Wichita, Kansas).

The New Yorker Book of True Love Cartoons

Author : N. Y.) New Yorker (New York
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All the graceful, awkward, precious, and tortured moments that happen during the course of true love are hilariously portrayed in this collection of one hundred cartoons by master cartoonists like Thurber, Arno, Mankoff, Shanahan, and Chast. 35,000 first printing.

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World Hypnotized

Author : Akash Lakhotia
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The protagonist suffers from chronic pancreatitis and has spent months at the hospital. So-called friends and girlfriends drift away in his time of need. The only ones by his side are his family, giving him strength to fight the pain. Soon things become even worse. He is rushed into an emergency surgery following an episode of internal bleeding. He wakes up to the sound of voices. The first thing the voices tell him is, “No one comes back from death empty-handed. We are going to stay with you, either to guide you or to torture you. We will play with your head and thoughts as we feel fit.” What do these voices want from him? Will they help him or turn against him?

Song Lyrics

Author : Michel Montecrossa
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The Giant s Captive

Author : Lidiya Foxglove
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"Did you come here to seduce me, little mite? I think you leave me no choice but to teach you a lesson." I'm the tallest unmarried girl in my village...and also taller than all the boys. This did nothing for my prospects of finding love. So instead, I went off to seek my fortune. It led me to a circus by the sea...and rumors of the last living giant. Apparently, he doesn't much care for people, but the ringmaster offers me riches beyond my dreams if I can entice him to come down from his home in the forest. Well, it was fortune I was seeking, and fortune I'm determined to find, so I climb the magic beanstalk to his hidden home, but...the giant is not amused by my plan. At all. And it turns out, his home is one big trap of faery vines. I'm snared by an antisocial but surprisingly handsome giant--and for the first time in my life, I've met a man who makes me feel delicate. He might want to punish me for trespassing, but...it feels more like passion. Only, the world isn't safe for the last giant, and maybe it's not safe for a woman who loves him either. The Giant's Captive is an adult fairy tale retelling of Jack and the Beanstalk for those who like an adorable happily ever after fantasy romance with a side of serious steaminess!