The Art of Hearing Heartbeats

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ISBN: 9780857905345
Release Date: 2013-03-07
Number of pages: 336
Author: Jan-Philipp Sendker
Publisher: Birlinn

Download and read online The Art of Hearing Heartbeats in PDF and EPUB 'Set in Burma, The Art of Hearing Heartbeats is a rare novel. Telling the story of a young blind man’s journey through a world of auditory intensity, Jan-Philipp Sendker renews one’s faith in the possibility of real, pure love. I finished the book in tears'- SHAWNA YANG RYAN, author of Water Ghosts 'Magical'- Huffington Post 'Imbued with Eastern spirituality and fairy-tale romanticism'- Kirkus Reviews 'An epic narrative that requires a large box of tissues'- Publishers Weekly When a successful New York lawyer suddenly disappears without a trace, neither his wife nor his daughter Julia has any idea where he might be - until they find a love letter he wrote many years ago to a Burmese woman. Intent on solving the mystery and coming to terms with her father’s past, Julia decides to travel to the village where the woman lived. There she uncovers a tale of unimaginable hardship, resilience and passion that will change her life for ever. A poignant and heart-warming love story, The Art of Hearing Heartbeats will reaffirm your belief in the resilience of the human heart.


The Art of Hearing Heartbeats

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ISBN: 9781590514641
Release Date: 2012-01-31
Number of pages: 286
Author: Jan-Philipp Sendker
Publisher: Other Press, LLC

Download and read online The Art of Hearing Heartbeats in PDF and EPUB A poignant and inspirational love story set in Burma, The Art of Hearing Heartbeats spans the decades between the 1950s and the present. When a successful New York lawyer suddenly disappears without a trace, neither his wife nor his daughter Julia has any idea where he might be…until they find a love letter he wrote many years ago, to a Burmese woman they have never heard of. Intent on solving the mystery and coming to terms with her father’s past, Julia decides to travel to the village where the woman lived. There she uncovers a tale of unimaginable hardship, resilience, and passion that will reaffirm the reader’s belief in the power of love to move mountains.


The Art of Hearing Heartbeats

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ISBN: 9781590514634
Release Date: 2012-01
Number of pages: 325
Author: Jan-Philipp Sendker
Publisher: Other Press, LLC

Download and read online The Art of Hearing Heartbeats in PDF and EPUB A poignant and inspirational love story set in Burma, The Art of Hearing Heartbeats spans the decades between the 1950s and the present. When a successful New York lawyer suddenly disappears without a trace, neither his wife nor his daughter Julia has any idea where he might be...until they find a love letter he wrote many years ago, to a Burmese woman they have never heard of. Intent on solving the mystery and coming to terms with her father's past, Julia decides to travel to the village where the woman lived. There she uncovers a tale of unimaginable hardship, resilience, and passion that will reaffirm the reader's belief in the power of love to move mountains.


A Well tempered Heart

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ISBN: 9781590516416
Release Date: 2014-01-21
Number of pages: 320
Author: Jan-Philipp Sendker
Publisher: Other Press, LLC

Download and read online A Well tempered Heart in PDF and EPUB The sequel to the international best-selling novel The Art of Hearing Heartbeats. Almost ten years have passed since Julia Win came back from Burma, her father’s native country. Though she is a successful Manhattan lawyer, her private life is at a crossroads; her boyfriend has recently left her and she is, despite her wealth, unhappy with her professional life. Julia is lost and exhausted. One day, in the middle of an important business meeting, she hears a stranger’s voice in her head that causes her to leave the office without explanation. In the following days, her crisis only deepens. Not only does the female voice refuse to disappear, but it starts to ask questions Julia has been trying to avoid. Why do you live alone? To whom do you feel close? What do you want in life? Interwoven with Julia’s story is that of a Burmese woman named Nu Nu who finds her world turned upside down when Burma goes to war and calls on her two young sons to be child soldiers. This spirited sequel, like The Art of Hearing Heartbeats, explores the most inspiring and passionate terrain: the human heart.


The Art of Hearing Hearbeats

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ISBN: 184697240X
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Number of pages: 336
Author: Jan-Philipp Sendker
Publisher:

Download and read online The Art of Hearing Hearbeats in PDF and EPUB A suspenseful love story set in the exotic Burmese countryside, where a young American woman discovers the secret that lived in her father's heart for over fifty years.


Whispering Shadows

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ISBN: 9781476793658
Release Date: 2016-02-09
Number of pages: 352
Author: Jan-Philipp Sendker
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Whispering Shadows in PDF and EPUB In this first book of the Rising Dragon series, “explore a side of Hong Kong tourists rarely experience” (Kirkus Reviews) as an expat journalist tries to crack a murder case in the “darkly beautiful, heart-wrenching” (Booklist, starred review) thriller set in China from the internationally bestselling author of The Art of Hearing Heartbeats. Once an ambitious American expat and a dedicated family man, Paul Leibovitz is living as a recluse on an outlying island of Hong Kong. When he makes a fleeting connection with Elizabeth, a distressed American woman on the verge of collapse, his life is thrown into turmoil. Less than twenty-four hours later, Elizabeth’s son is found dead in Shenzhen, and Paul, invigorated by a newfound purpose, sets out to investigate the murder on his own. As Paul, Elizabeth, and a detective friend descend deeper into a politically corrupt China and the Shenzhen underworld—against the wishes of a woman with whom Paul has a growing flirtation—they discover dark secrets and vestiges of the Cultural Revolution that people will go to any lengths to keep hidden. Part love story, part crime thriller, Whispering Shadows is the captivating tale of one man’s desperate search for redemption within the grip of a world superpower, a place where secrets from the past threaten to upend the future.


The Language of Solitude

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ISBN: 9781476793672
Release Date: 2017-05-02
Number of pages: 352
Author: Jan-Philipp Sendker
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online The Language of Solitude in PDF and EPUB This translation first published in 2016 by Polygon under the title Dragon games.


Conversations on the Art of Hearing Heartbeats a Novel by Jan Philipp Sendker

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ISBN: 1537498703
Release Date: 2016-09-05
Number of pages: 64
Author: Daily Books
Publisher:

Download and read online Conversations on the Art of Hearing Heartbeats a Novel by Jan Philipp Sendker in PDF and EPUB The Art of Hearing Heartbeats: by Jan-Philipp Sendker | Conversation Starters Limited Time Offer: $3.99 ($4.99) Julia is baffled by her father's mysterious disappearance from his life in New York City-until the day she finds a love letter that he had written to a Burmese woman. Desperate for answers, she puts everything on hold and heads to a small village in Burma looking for this mysterious woman from her father's past. On her journey, Julia learns about her father's secret past, and just how powerful love is. Jan-Philip Sendker's The Art of Hearing Heartbeats is a moving story of inconceivable adversity and passion. Tin Win and Mi Mi's unconditional love for each other will pull you in from start to finish. A Brief Look Inside: EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPERthan the surface of its pages. The characters and its world come alive, and even after the last page of the book is closed,the story still lives on, inciting questions and curiosity.Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed tobring us beneath the surface of the pageand invite us into this world that continues to lives on.These questions can be used to... Create Hours of Conversation: * Foster a deeper understanding of the book* Promote an atmosphere of discussion for groups* Assist in the study of the book, either individually or corporately* Explore unseen realms of the book as never seen beforeDisclaimer: This book you are about to enjoy is an independent resource to supplement the original book, enhancing your experience of The Art of Hearing Heartbeats. If you have not yet purchased a copy of the original book, please do before purchasing this unofficial Conversation Starters.Download your copy today for a Limited Time Discount: $3.99 ($4.99) Read it on your PC, Mac, iOS or Android smartphone, tablet and Kindle devices.


Trivia the Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan Philipp Sendker Trivia On Books

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ISBN: 1537789198
Release Date: 2016-12-17
Number of pages: 70
Author: Trivion Books
Publisher:

Download and read online Trivia the Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan Philipp Sendker Trivia On Books in PDF and EPUB Trivia-on-Book: The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sendker Take the challenge yourself and share it with friends and family for a time of fun! Jan-Philip Sendker's The Art of Hearing Heartbeats is an inspiring love story that takes place in New York City and Burma. Four years after her father's mysterious disappearance, Julia finds a love letter that he wrote to a Burmese woman a long time ago. Determined to find out what happened to him, she traveled to a small village in Burma to find the mysterious woman from her father's past. Julia learns just how powerful love is in this story of inconceivable adversity and passion. The American Booksellers Association gave The Art of Hearing Heartbeats a 2013 Indies Choice Adult Fiction Honor Award. You may have read the book, but not have liked it. You may have liked the book, but not be a fan. You may call yourself a fan, but few truly are. Are you a fan? Trivia-on-Books is an independently curated trivia quiz on the book for readers, students, and fans alike. Whether you're looking for new materials to the book or would like to take the challenge yourself and share it with your friends and family for a time of fun, Trivia-on-Books provides a unique approach to The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sendker that is both insightful and educational! Features You'll Find Inside: * 30 Multiple choice questions on the book, plots, characters and author * Insightful commentary to answer every question * Complementary quiz material for yourself or your reading group * Results provided with scores to determine "status" Promising quality and value, come play your trivia of a favorite book!!


The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan Philipp Sendker Digest and Review

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ISBN: 1533206619
Release Date: 2016-05-12
Number of pages: 34
Author: Reader's Companion
Publisher:

Download and read online The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan Philipp Sendker Digest and Review in PDF and EPUB The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sendker | Digest & Review With this digest companion, you'll enjoy: * A digest of the The Art of Hearing Heartbeats * Content for your book club or other group event. * Stories beyond the digest and tidbits you may not know * The book's impact and its important to read * And more! What other readers are saying: "You can read it before you read the novel or after you read it as a supplement to the actual book." "Very concise and helpful for our Book Club." "It is full of story information, interesting facts about the novel and the author as well." "This overview gave me an idea of what the book covers. From it, I have been able to decide whether or not to purchase the book." "The Digest helped clarify the historical background. Beautifully written and deeply moving." Our promise: Reader's Companions bring you immaculate study materials on literature at exceptionally low prices that do not compromise on quality. These are supplementary materials and does not contain any text or summary of the book. 100% satisfaction guaranteed.


Dragon Games

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ISBN: 1846973546
Release Date: 2016-09-29
Number of pages:
Author: Jan Sendker
Publisher:

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The Art of Hearing Heartbeats a Novel by Jan Philipp Sendker Conversation Sta

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ISBN: 153318416X
Release Date: 2016-05-11
Number of pages: 64
Author: Daily Books
Publisher:

Download and read online The Art of Hearing Heartbeats a Novel by Jan Philipp Sendker Conversation Sta in PDF and EPUB The Art of Hearing Heartbeats: by Jan-Philipp Sendker | Conversation Starters Julia is baffled by her father's mysterious disappearance from his life in New York City--until the day she finds a love letter that he had written to a Burmese woman. Desperate for answers, she puts everything on hold and heads to a small village in Burma looking for this mysterious woman from her father's past. On her journey, Julia learns about her father's secret past, and just how powerful love is. Jan-Philip Sendker's The Art of Hearing Heartbeats is a moving story of inconceivable adversity and passion. Tin Win and Mi Mi's unconditional love for each other will pull you in from start to finish. The Art of Hearing Heartbeats has received much praise from readers and critics alike and won The Indies Choice Honor Award for Adult Fiction in 2013. A Brief Look Inside: EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on. These questions can be used to.. Create Hours of Conversation: * Foster a deeper understanding of the book * Promote an atmosphere of discussion for groups * Assist in the study of the book, either individually or corporately * Explore unseen realms of the book as never seen before Disclaimer: This book you are about to enjoy is an independent resource to supplement the original book, enhancing your experience of The Book Thief. If you have not yet purchased a copy of the original book, please do before purchasing this unofficial Conversation Starters.


Gemini

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ISBN: 9781451627954
Release Date: 2014-03-04
Number of pages: 352
Author: Carol Cassella
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Gemini in PDF and EPUB “Gemini is an unforgettable novel—a morality tale, a mystery, and a love story that will leave readers breathless” (Maria Semple, New York Times bestselling author of Where’d You Go, Bernadette). As should be the case with any memorable love story, the first time Raney Remington saw Bo she hated him. When the skinny kid from the city first arrives in her Pacific Northwest hometown, Raney doesn’t quite know what to make of him. Yet her intense dislike of the know-it-all bookworm softens as Bo latches on to Raney, eager to learn about the Washington island he’s been sent for the summer. Decades later Dr. Charlotte Reese finds herself fighting to keep an unconscious ICU patient stable while also unwrapping the mystery of the unconscious woman, the victim of a hit-and-run. Consumed by questions about the woman’s identity, Charlotte enlists Eric, her journalist boyfriend, to investigate. Their search for answers brings them to heartrending truths about Jane Doe―and themselves. In beautiful interwoven storytelling, master of medical drama Carol Cassella presents two women—lifetimes apart—who face the inescapable forces shaping their lives. Filled with stunning medical detail and set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Pacific Northwest, Gemini is a vivid novel of moral complexity and emotional depth that “is just what the doctor ordered” (People).


Tavu sirdspukstu dziesma

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ISBN: 9934043947
Release Date: 2015
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Author: Jan-Philipp Sendker
Publisher:

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Miss Burma

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ISBN: 0802126456
Release Date: 2017-05-02
Number of pages: 368
Author: Charmaine Craig
Publisher: Grove Press

Download and read online Miss Burma in PDF and EPUB Set against the vibrant backdrop of Burma from the 1940s to the 1960s, Miss Burma is a powerful and epic novel that follows one prominent Burmese family struggling to overcome war and political repression while trying to build a meaningful life