A Burning Secret

A BURNING SECRET ¢§é An Angel in Connecticut a novel by Beatrice Cardin iUniverse, Inc. New York Lincoln Shanghai A Burning Secret An Angel in Connecticut All Rights Reserved.

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Author: Beatrice Cardin

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9780595306060

Category: Fiction

Page: 212

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A Novel written about a family with the manifestations of life's hopes and dreams. A love that can never stop the bleeding in Vanessa's heart, even as she lives her life to the fullest. Her beloved George disappears in Europe during the Second World War. With her strength and determination she accepts the responsibility of a marriage with Damian and the managing of their three children. At the same time she builds a marina that was at one time her father's small boatyard at this quiet village of Penbrook; on the rock bound coast of Connecticut. Peter, a strong character in the story, must live with the cause of the burning secret that plagues the family. The secret that will always be locked in the walls of the house on the hill. The hurricane of 1938, was a storm of such magnitude that it brought death to many people in the Northeast, but to this family it opened the path to romance.

The Burning Secret

BURNING. SECRET. Table of Contents “WHAT has made them so different?” the child pondered while sitting opposite them in the carriage. “Why don't they behave toward me as they did at first? Why does mamma avoid my eyes when I look at her ...

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Author: Stefan Zweig

Publisher: DigiCat

ISBN: EAN:8596547356301

Category: Fiction

Page: 74

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DigiCat Publishing presents to you this special edition of "The Burning Secret" by Stefan Zweig. DigiCat Publishing considers every written word to be a legacy of humankind. Every DigiCat book has been carefully reproduced for republishing in a new modern format. The books are available in print, as well as ebooks. DigiCat hopes you will treat this work with the acknowledgment and passion it deserves as a classic of world literature.

Burning Secret

Something between him and Edgar had changed, and the child knew not what or why. His eyes wandered unsteadily, in his heart went a little rapid hammer, his first suspicion. Chapter VII THE BURNING SECRET “WHAT HAS MADE THEM SO.

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Author: Stefan Zweig

Publisher: The Mantle

ISBN: 9780998642369

Category: Fiction

Page: 105

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Best known for his biographies and his romantic novels, the novella Burning Secret is a perfect introduction to the Austrian writer. A bored baron captures the attention of a woman and her young son on holiday. But the baron's romantic overtures are frustrated by the boy's refusal to be cut out of the scene. Once "the burning secret" is revealed to him, his childhood innocence is lost.

Burning Secret

It's as if you have a burning secret, a Pandora's box; that's what it is. You're frightened of something.' Guilt was clawing at his guts. He had to steer her away from the truth. He spoke in softer tones, explaining how he wanted to see ...

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Author: R J Lloyd

Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 9781803131498

Category: Fiction

Page: 384

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In 1844 Enoch Price was born into poverty. An ambitious youth, he becomes a bare-knuckle fighter amongst London’s underworld. In debt to a violent and unscrupulous moneylender and facing ruin and imprisonment, he escapes to Jacksonville, Florida, abandoning his wife and three young daughters, a decision that will haunt him for the rest of his life. By the time he arrives in Florida, Enoch Price has become Harry Mason. Through a series of thrilling and risky escapades, he plays an important role in the development and history of Jacksonville, building an extraordinary new life of political and financial notoriety, the shooting of a rival, and the concealment of a murder. Despite imploring his wife to join him, she declines, exhausted by his lies. Tormented by loneliness and guilt, Harry seeks solace through a bigamous marriage, leading him into a web of deceit as he tries to conceal his true identity and past. Meanwhile, lauded and enjoying popular success, Harry is elected in 1903 to the Florida State House of Representatives with the prospect of becoming State Governor. He advances his business interests through a series of corrupt practices, becoming a wealthy and successful politician. However, success brings neither happiness nor contentment, and, seeking redemption, Harry plans to return home - but life is rarely that simple as the First World War breaks out, the Spanish flu pandemic takes its toll, and the American government introduces prohibition. Will there be a good end for Harry, or will his secrets prove to be the death of him?

Burning Secret

BURNING SECRET is set in an Austrian sanatorium in the 1920's.

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Author: Stefan Zweig

Publisher: Pushkin Press

ISBN: 9781906548551

Category: Fiction

Page: 80

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BURNING SECRET is set in an Austrian sanatorium in the 1920's. A lonely twelve-year-old boy is befriended and becomes infatuated by a suave and mysterious baron who heartlessly brushes him aside to turn his seductive attentions to the boy's mother. Stefan Zweig, the author of Beware of Pity and Confusion provides the reader, in this newly available translation, with a study of childhood on the brink of adolescence and a boy's uncontrollable jealousy and feelings of betrayal.

The Burning Secret

This symbol-filled story, filmed with sensuous detail and nuance, is set in Austria in the 1920s.

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Author: Stefan Zweig

Publisher: Re-Image Publishing

ISBN: 9783961645749

Category: Fiction

Page: 79

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Burning Secret is a 1 short story by Stefan Zweig, about an American diplomat's son who befriends a mysterious baron while staying at an Austrian spa during the 1920s. This symbol-filled story, filmed with sensuous detail and nuance, is set in Austria in the 1920s. While being treated for asthma at a country spa, an American diplomat's lonely 12-year-old son is befriended and infatuated by a suave, mysterious baron. During a story of his war experiences, the baron reveals the scar of a wound from an American soldier and thrusts a pin through it, saying "see no feeling." Little does the boy realize that it is his turn to be wounded. But soon his adored friend heartlessly brushes him aside and turns his seductive attentions to his mother. The boy's jealousy and feelings of betrayal become uncontrollable.

The Burning Secret

The Burning SecretBy Stefan Zweig

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Author: Stefan Zweig

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 1500195693

Category: Fiction

Page: 94

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The Burning SecretBy Stefan Zweig

Burning Secrets

But would it? He'd been trying to erase it for three months. Despite his efforts, it seemed as sharp and bitter as it had the day Paul had ordered Jess to stand clear and left him to watch as his superior walked into a burning forest, ...

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Author: Elizabeth Sinclair

Publisher: Silhouette

ISBN: 9781426826764

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

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Forest ranger Jesse Kingston is more comfortable with wild things than people. But his secret pain won't stop him from returning home to uncover the mystery behind his best friend's fiery death. Even if it means dealing with the woman carrying his friend's baby.… Karen Ellis has her own reason for coming to town—Jesse. Her unborn child has the right to know the truth about its father's death, and only Jesse can help her learn it. But their investigation is stoking some dangerous embers—and igniting a firestorm of desire that not even the darkest of secrets can put out.

Stanley Kubrick

So Harris , Kubrick , Alex Singer and Gavin Lambert spent weeks sifting through the properties owned by MGM and found The Burning Secret by Stefan Zweig - one of Kubrick's favourite directors , Max Ophüls , had made Letter from an ...

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Author: Paul Duncan

Publisher: Taschen

ISBN: 3822815926

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 196

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This a highly illustrated guide to the work of film director, Stanley Kubrick.