Midnight Sun

Midnight Sun
Author: Stephenie Meyer
Publsiher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Total Pages: 672
Release: 2020-08-04
ISBN 10: 0316592250
ISBN 13: 9780316592253
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Midnight Sun Book Review:

It's here! #1 bestselling author Stephenie Meyer makes a triumphant return to the world of Twilight with this highly anticipated companion: the iconic love story of Bella and Edward told from the vampire's point of view. When Edward Cullen and Bella Swan met in Twilight, an iconic love story was born. But until now, fans have heard only Bella's side of the story. At last, readers can experience Edward's version in the long-awaited companion novel, Midnight Sun. This unforgettable tale as told through Edward's eyes takes on a new and decidedly dark twist. Meeting Bella is both the most unnerving and intriguing event he has experienced in all his years as a vampire. As we learn more fascinating details about Edward's past and the complexity of his inner thoughts, we understand why this is the defining struggle of his life. How can he justify following his heart if it means leading Bella into danger? In Midnight Sun, Stephenie Meyer transports us back to a world that has captivated millions of readers and brings us an epic novel about the profound pleasures and devastating consequences of immortal love. "People do not want to just read Meyer's books; they want to climb inside them and live there." -- Time "A literary phenomenon." -- The New York Times

Midnight Sun

Midnight Sun
Author: Lisa Tawn Bergren
Publsiher: WaterBrook
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2010-03-10
ISBN 10: 0307553426
ISBN 13: 9780307553423
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Midnight Sun Book Review:

KAATJE JANSSEN--Desperate to know if her missing husband still lives, Kaatje hires the rugged, yet tenderhearted James Walker to guide her through the perils of the Alaskan wilderness. What she finally discovers, however, is far from what she expected--and could well place her in the greatest danger of her life. ELSA RAMSTAD--As captain of the Majestic and mother of Kristian and Eve, Elsa has sought to ease the ache of her lonely heart. Forever changed by loss, she accepts her fate of solitude. But when an old friend rekindles the spark of romance within her, will she allow the flames of love to burn again? TORA ANDERS--Her foolish youth behind her, Tora looks forward to her wedding and a fresh start in life as the wife of her beloved, Trent Storm. But first she must confront, face-to-face, the terrible demons of her past--and her struggle to forgive the man who radically altered her future. KARL MARTENSEN--Though he is widely admired, Captain Karl Martensen feels no depth of emotion for any of the women with whom his life becomes uncomfortably entangled. He has only tender memories of the love he once lost--a love that, by the grace of God, he just may find again. From the fierce Alaskan wilderness to the gaiety of San Francisco society; the familiar peaks of Bergen, Norway, to the dark, churning waters of Cape Horn; witness the glorious conclusion of the Northern Lights family saga as four long-time friends journey out of the shadow of their darkest days into the bright future awaiting them in the land of the Midnight Sun.

In the Shadow of the Midnight Sun

In the Shadow of the Midnight Sun
Author: Harald Gaski
Publsiher: University of Washington Press
Total Pages: 276
Release: 1996
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015053767482
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


In the Shadow of the Midnight Sun Book Review:

This is the first extensive anthology of contemporary Sami literature in English. The Sami are the indigenous people inhabiting Northern Norway, Sweden, Finland and Russia's Kola Peninsula. Twenty-one authors from all four countries are represented with poetry, short stories and excerpts from novels. Many of the authors are award-winners, and some have been included in Nordic and international collections. The readers will be introduced to a variety of themes and experiences, from wolves attacking a reindeer herd to river boat rafting and the making of a shaman drum, from the most tender love poems in Arctic surroundings to the bitter realities in the everyday life of a suppressed minority. The text reflects Sami resilience and selfhood, and expresses the Sami's own perspective on their struggle to preserve traditional values in modern society -- from back cover.

From the Land of the Midnight Sun

From the Land of the Midnight Sun
Author: C. Robert Sanders
Publsiher: Sanders & Sanders Publishing
Total Pages: 29
Release: 1886
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13:
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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Land of the Midnight Sun

Land of the Midnight Sun
Author: Kenneth Coates,William Robert Morrison
Publsiher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
Total Pages: 362
Release: 2005
ISBN 10: 9780773527577
ISBN 13: 0773527575
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Land of the Midnight Sun Book Review:

While the Klondike Gold Rush is one of the most widely known events in Canadian history, particularly outside Canada, the rest of the Yukon's long and diverse history attracts little attention. Important developments such as Herschel Island whaling, pre-1900 fur trading, the post-World War II resource boom, a lengthy struggle for responsible government, and the emergence of Aboriginal political protest remain poorly understood. Placing well-known historical episodes within the broader sweep of the past, Land of the Midnight Sun gives particular emphasis to the role of First Nations people and the lengthy struggle of Yukoners to find their place within Confederation. This broader story incorporates the introduction of mammoth dredges that scoured the Klondike creeks, the impressive Elsa-Keno Hill silver mines, the impact of residential schools on Aboriginal children, the devastation caused by the sinking of the Princess Sophia, the Yukon's remarkable contributions to the national World War I effort, and the sweeping transformations associated with the American occupation during World War II. Completely revised with a new epilogue, the bestselling Land of the Midnight Sun was first published in 1988 and became the standard source for understanding the history of the Yukon. Ken Coates and William Morrison have published ten books together, including Strange Things Done: A History of Murder in the Yukon and the forthcoming Trailmarkers: A History of Landmark Aboriginal Rights Cases in Canada. Land of the Midnight Sun was their first collaboration.

The Midnight Sun, the Tsar and the Nihilist

The Midnight Sun, the Tsar and the Nihilist
Author: James Monroe Buckley
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 376
Release: 1886
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: HARVARD:HNUMRS
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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The Midnight Sun

The Midnight Sun
Author: Alan F. Alford
Publsiher: Alan F. Alford
Total Pages: 443
Release: 2004
ISBN 10: 9780952799436
ISBN 13: 095279943X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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Children of the Midnight Sun

Children of the Midnight Sun
Author: Tricia Brown
Publsiher: Graphic Arts Center Publishing Co.
Total Pages: 47
Release: 2006-10
ISBN 10: 0882406175
ISBN 13: 9780882406176
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Children of the Midnight Sun Book Review:

Children of the Midnight Sun was chosen as one of Parenting Magazine's 1998 Books of the Year and School Library Journal's Best Books of 1998. For Native children, growing up in Alaska today means dwelling in a place where traditional practices sometimes mix oddly with modern conveniences. Children of the Midnight Sun explores the lives of eight Alaskan Native children, each representing a unique and ancient culture. This extraordinary book also looks at the critical role elders play in teaching the young Native traditions. Photographs and text present the experiences and way of life of Tlingit, Athabascan, Yup'ik, and other Native American children in the villages, cities, and Bush areas of Alaska.

Mountaineering in the Land of the Midnight Sun

Mountaineering in the Land of the Midnight Sun
Author: Mrs. Aubrey Le Blond
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 304
Release: 1908
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: STANFORD:36105010464324
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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The Spell of the Midnight Sun

The Spell of the Midnight Sun
Author: Maurice R. Cloughley
Publsiher: TouchWood Editions
Total Pages: 141
Release: 1995
ISBN 10: 9780920663417
ISBN 13: 0920663419
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Spell of the Midnight Sun Book Review:

In all their postings, Maurice and Katie enthusiastically explored their surroundings, on foot, by canoe or by dog team, camping in tents or igloos, and relishing the spectacular landscapes."

Stories of the Midnight Sun

Stories of the Midnight Sun
Author: Daniel Hunt
Publsiher: iUniverse
Total Pages: 184
Release: 2005-04
ISBN 10: 0595335489
ISBN 13: 9780595335480
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Stories of the Midnight Sun Book Review:

An excerpt from Stories of the Midnight Sun Tom moved to take the lead and Father Michael followed, nearly at his side. They cautiously moved down the slope under the shadow of bare trees whose branches rose above them like the hands of desperate petitioners imploring the moon. The footprints were closer together, and it appeared to Tom as if the left leg of the woman had been somehow injured, for it drug in the snow. He was surprised not to find a trail of blood. No blood. No blood. It seemed so odd to him. The whole night seemed steeped in a dream, a nonsensical play that had no rhyme or reason. What had happened to the woman? Why had she not simply rung the doorbell? Why had she turned away from the barn? Why run into the night, away from warmth and safety? Why didn't she answer their calls? And why, for all that was holy, did she turn down this darkened path out of the meager light of the moon toward the cold depths where the Old Maid ran like an artery through the heart of the ancient prairie? It made Tom angry. It made him scared. He began swearing at regular intervals under his breath.

The land of the midnight sun

The land of the midnight sun
Author: Paul Belloni Du Chaillu
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 1881
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: OXFORD:600027453
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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Midnight Sun

Midnight Sun
Author: Elwood Reid
Publsiher: Anchor
Total Pages: 288
Release: 2007-12-18
ISBN 10: 0307426890
ISBN 13: 9780307426895
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Midnight Sun Book Review:

Jack, the gritty narrator of this dark, gripping novel by Elwood Reid, is a journeyman carpenter in his late twenties whose travels have led him to Alaska. When his pink slip arrives at the end of summer, he allows himself to be talked into an unusual job. Along with his best friend, Burke, Jack accepts ten thousand dollars from a dying Fairbanks man to travel into the northern wilderness and rescue his daughter from a cult. It doesn’t take long before their trip begins to go awry, and things only get worse once they reach the cult’s camp, where they are received with a hostility that quickly turns violent. Jack soon realizes that Burke knows more than he lets on about their mission and he finds himself on his own, desperately seeking a way out of the camp. Taut, riveting, and complex, Midnight Sun is an arctic Deliverance, a literary thriller set deep in beautiful but dark and indifferent Alaskan woods. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Midnight's Sun

Midnight's Sun
Author: Garry Kilworth
Publsiher: Gateway
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2013-02-25
ISBN 10: 0575114312
ISBN 13: 9780575114319
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Midnight's Sun Book Review:

'The wolf Meshiska gave birth to five cubs on the night before full moon. Outside the den a storm was lashing the spruce trees. The sky and the land had become part of each other: a scatterwind night swirling with fragments of black and white. Snow became darkness and darkness snow, and any creature lost between the two found a rock or a tree and lay down beside it, to wait until the world had formed again.' Into this bleak landscape, Athaba is born, a young wolf destined for great adventure. Exiled from his pack for breaking its rigid codes of behaviour and showing too much imagination, Athaba becomes a 'raven wolf', a lonely scavenger living on scraps and his wits. Survival in the icy wastes is hard and dangerous without the comfort and protection of the pack. Injured, and stranded far from home, Athaba is forced to strike up an uneasy alliance with his natural enemy: a man. Together, but ever wary of each other, the wolf and the solitary hunter start their long walk home across the wilderness. It soon becomes clear that the man must learn to be a wolf if he is to survive in the wolf's world. And Athaba has to use all his imagination to learn new skills and strategies to fend for himself and his new pack member: for he discovers that men are frail, and often very ignorant!

Midnight Sun

Midnight Sun
Author: Mickee Madden
Publsiher: PageFree Publishing, Inc.
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2002-10
ISBN 10: 9781930252370
ISBN 13: 1930252374
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Midnight Sun Book Review:

After two years of running from a murderous ex-lover, Danelle Lansing finds refuge in a cottage on the Washington coast. Within two weeks of her arrival, five extraordinary strangers lure her into a web of deception, abduction, and murder.

Midnight Sun

Midnight Sun
Author: Kat Martin
Publsiher: Kensington Publishing Corp.
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2012-05-01
ISBN 10: 142012823X
ISBN 13: 9781420128239
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Midnight Sun Book Review:

One of a kind. Kat Martin's heroes are as rugged and tough as they come, but honor rules no matter how hot the temptation. . . Call Hawkins just wants to be left alone and leave the past where it belongs. The bleak beauty of Dead Horse Creek is a perfect place to get away from the world. . .a place where nothing exists to remind him of everything he's lost. His isolation is complete--until Charity Sinclair arrives fresh from New York City. Stunningly beautiful and stubbornly independent, she's also shamefully ignorant of the untamed wilderness. . .and the very real dangers she'll face if Call doesn't teach her a thing or two. But even with Call's grudging help, Charity's dream of life in the Yukon may have led her into something much more savage than the forest: A menace as endless as the long days that run together without darkness--and a killer who won't let anything come between him and perfect, deadly vengeance. . . "Terrific, adventurous fun." –RT Book Reviews

Midnight Sun

Midnight Sun
Author: Peter Wilks
Publsiher: Troubador Publishing Ltd
Total Pages: 312
Release: 2008-03
ISBN 10: 1906221847
ISBN 13: 9781906221843
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Midnight Sun Book Review:

When a mysterious experiment conducted by an eccentric genius goes wrong, his home is destroyed. The unstable energies created by the explosion create a portal that drags a passing bus, and its passengers, inside into a harsh and forbidding parallel world. Their presence awakens a terror the shadows that had lay dormant for centuries.

Midnight Sun's Magic

Midnight Sun's Magic
Author: Betty Neels
Publsiher: Harlequin
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2011-03-21
ISBN 10: 9781459205185
ISBN 13: 1459205189
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Midnight Sun's Magic Book Review:

Finding romance didn't seem likely in a place like Spitsbergen, so close to the North Pole. Yet when Annis went there for a short time to work, she found herself falling in love with a handsome Norwegian. But the romance was brief and disappointing, so when Dutchman Jake van Germent asked her to marry him, Annis was more than pleased to accept. He wasn't handsome, but he was everything else she could possibly want! Jake knew about her recent affair, though, and Annis found she couldn't make Jake believe that she had married him for love....

Under the Midnight Sun

Under the Midnight Sun
Author: Keigo Higashino
Publsiher: Minotaur Books
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2016-11-08
ISBN 10: 1250105803
ISBN 13: 9781250105806
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Under the Midnight Sun Book Review:

From the acclaimed international bestseller Keigo Higashino (The Devotion of Suspect X) comes a sweeping novel in the tradition of Les Miserables and Crime and Punishment. This is the compelling story of a brutal crime and the two teenagers—Ryo, the son of the murdered man, and Yukiho, the daughter of the main suspect—whose lives remain inextricably linked over the twenty-year search for the truth behind the crime. In Osaka in 1973, the body of a murdered man is found in an abandoned building. Investigating the crime, Detective SasagakI is unable to find the killer. Over the next twenty years, through the lens of a succession of characters, Higashino tells the story of two teens, Ryo and Yukiho, whose lives are most affected by the crime, and the obsessed detective, Sasagaki, who continues to investigate the murder, looking for the elusive truth. Under the Midnight Sun is a complex, psychological novel about crime and its after-effects by one the most read and most accomplished contemporary mystery author. A twisting, compelling work that will astonish and delight Higashino’s old fans and new readers alike.

Morning Star, Midnight Sun

Morning Star, Midnight Sun
Author: Jeffrey Cox
Publsiher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Total Pages: 468
Release: 2018-02-22
ISBN 10: 1472826396
ISBN 13: 9781472826398
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Morning Star, Midnight Sun Book Review:

Following the disastrous Java Sea campaign, the Allies went on the offensive in the Pacific in a desperate attempt to halt the Japanese forces that were rampaging across the region. With the conquest of Australia a very real possibility, the stakes were high. Their target: the Japanese-held Soloman Islands, in particular the southern island of Guadalcanal. Hamstrung by arcane pre-war thinking and a bureaucratic mind-set, the US Navy had to adapt on the fly in order to compete with the mighty Imperial Japanese Navy, whose ingenuity and creativity thus far had fostered the creation of its Pacific empire. Starting with the amphibious assault on Savo Island, the campaign turned into an attritional struggle where the evenly matched foes sought to grind out a victory. Following on from his hugely successful book Rising Sun, Falling Skies, Jeffrey R. Cox tells the gripping story of the first Allied offensive of the Pacific War, as they sought to prevent Japan from cutting off Australia and regaining dominance in the Pacific.