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William Kowalksi Ebook Bundle

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This ebook bundle offers three gritty urban tales by William Kowalski. In The Barrio Kings, Rosario Gomez struggles to stay out of the gang life that killed his brother while finishing his high school diploma and preparing for the birth of his first son. But when his old friend Juan gets out of jail, his past returns to haunt him. In The Way It Works, A young bi-racial man who suddenly finds himself homeless, struggles to maintain his dignity and to make his own place in the world. In Something Noble, a single mom must try to convince a selfish drug dealer to donate one of his kidneys to his half-brother.

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William Kowalski is the best-selling, award-winning author of many novels including seven in the Rapid Reads line. His first novel, Eddie's Bastard, won the 1999 Rosenstein Award, the 2001 Ama-Boeke Prize, and occupied the #5 spot on the Times of London bestseller list. His fifth novel, The Hundred Hearts, won the 2014 Thomas H. Raddall Atlantic Fiction Award. He has been nominated three times for the Ontario Library Association's Golden Oak Award and his books have been translated into fifteen languages. William lives with his family in Nova Scotia.

 
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USA, heute, mitten im Nirgendwo: Der 25-jährige Jeremy Merkin leidet stark unter den Erinnerungen an seinen Kriegseinsatz in Afghanistan. Er wird wieder und wieder von Panikattacken heimgesucht. Seine Familie ist ihm dabei keine Hilfe und erweist sich als genauso haltlos und verloren wie er. Als Jeremy sich an ein besonders traumatisches Erlebnis erinnert, eskaliert die Situation, und er trifft eine radikale Entscheidung ...

 
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