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1 Farside - Ben Bova
Auteur : Ben Bova
Genre : Science Fiction
Six-time Hugo-Award winner Ben Bova presents Farside.

Farside, the side of the Moon that never faces Earth, is the ideal location for an astronomical observatory. It is also the setting for a tangled web of politics, personal ambition, love, jealousy, and murder.

Telescopes on Earth have detected an Earth-sized planet circling a star some thirty light-years away. Now the race is on to get pictures of that distant world, photographs and spectra that will show whether or not the planet is truly like Earth, and if it bears life.

Farside will include the largest optical telescope in the solar system as well as a vast array of radio antennas, the most sensitive radio telescope possible, insulated from the interference of Earth's radio chatter by a thousand kilometers of the Moon's solid body.

Building the Farside observatory is a compl

2 Farside - Patrick Chiles
Auteur : Patrick Chiles
Genre : Adventure
"The situations are realistic, the characters interesting, the perils harrowing, and the stakes could not be higher...The story is one of problem solving, adventure, survival, improvisation, and includes one of the most unusual episodes of space combat in all of science fiction. It would make a terrific movie."
- John Walker, Ricochet.com

"...a fast-paced and exciting story which bounces between the borders of technological thriller and science fiction..."Farside" is an impressive effort."
- Mark Lardas, Galveston Daily News

A missing spacecraft –
A cryptic message –
And a fearsome secret hiding in plain sight.
Five years after he was marooned in Earth orbit, Ryan Hunter must go even farther to find the man who saved his life.
With former astronaut Penny Stratton, he leads an unconventional rescue team into a threat beyond a

Maturin
3 The Far Side of the World (Aubrey-Maturin Series, Book 10) - Patrick O'Brian
Auteur : Patrick O'Brian
Genre : Historical
The inspiration for the major new motion picture starring Russell Crowe.
The war of 1812 continues, and Jack Aubrey sets course for Cape Horn on a mission after his own heart: intercepting a powerful American frigate outward bound to play havoc with the British whaling trade. Stephen Maturin has fish of his own to fry in the world of secret intelligence. Disaster in various guises awaits them in the Great South Sea and in the far reaches of the Pacific: typhoons, castaways, shipwrecks, murder, and criminal insanity.
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5 The Far Side of the Sky - Daniel Kalla
Auteur : Daniel Kalla
Genre : Historical
November 9, 1938—Kristallnacht—the Nazis unleash a night of terror for Jews all across Germany. Meanwhile, the Japanese Imperial Army rampages through China and tightens its stranglehold on Shanghai, a city that becomes the last haven for thousands of desperate European Jews.

Dr. Franz Adler, a renowned surgeon, is swept up in the wave of anti-Semitic violence and flees to Shanghai with his daughter. At a refugee hospital, Franz meets an enigmatic nurse, Soon Yi "Sunny" Mah. The chemistry between them is intense and immediate, but Sunny's life is shattered when a drunken Japanese sailor murders her father.

The danger escalates for Shanghai's Jews as the Japanese attack Pearl Harbor. Facing starvation and disease, Franz struggles to keep the refugee hospital open and protect his family from a terrible fate.

The Far Side of the Sky focuses

6 The Far Side of the Dollar - Ross MacDonald
Auteur : Ross MacDonald
Genre : Hard-Boiled
In The Far Side of the Dollar, private investigator Lew Archer is looking for an unstable rich kid who has run away from an exclusive reform school—and into the arms of kidnappers. Why are his desperate parents so loath to give Archer the information he needs to find him? And why do all trails lead to a derelict Hollywood hotel where starlets and sailors once rubbed elbows with two-bit grifters—and where the present clientele includes a brand-new corpse? The result is Ross Macdonald at his most exciting, delivering 1,000-volt shocks to the nervous system while uncovering the venality and depravity at the heart of the case.

7 This Side of Night - J. Todd Scott
Auteur : J. Todd Scott
Genre : Mysteries & Thrillers
The vicious Mexican cartel war boils over into the Big Bend in the explosive new novel from the author of The Far Empty and High White Sun.

In the Mexican borderlands, a busload of student protesters is gunned down in broad daylight, a violent act blamed on the Nemesio cartel. But its aging leader, Fox Uno, sees the attack for what it is: another salvo in the long-running battle for control of Nemesio itself; perhaps by a rival cartel, or maybe someone closer to home...

Across the Rio Grande, Sheriff Chris Cherry and his deputies America Reynosa and Danny Ford find themselves caught in Fox Uno's escalating war with the recent discovery of five dead men at the river's edge. But when El Paso DEA agent Joe Garrison's own Nemesio investigation leads him into the heart of the Big Bend, he's not ready to accept the cartel leader's retreat or defeat. N

8 The Far Side of Evil - Sylvia Engdahl
Auteur : Sylvia Engdahl
Genre : Fiction & Literature
On completion of her training as an agent of the interstellar federation’s Anthropological Service, Elana is sent to a world whose people may soon destroy their civilization. Since not enough is understood about the situation to justify any interference with their evolution, the Service has no power to act; its agents must go as helpless observers, posing as natives, in the hope of gaining knowledge that may help to save other worlds. This passive role proves intolerable to the young, inexperienced agent assigned to the same city as Elana, a city under totalitarian rule. After falling in love with a local girl who has become Elana's closest friend, he identifies too completely with the natives and unwittingly endangers the entire world by a well-meant but ill-advised attempt to intervene. Forced to assume responsibility for undoing the damage, Elana finds that only she--at great cost--

9 The Menace from Farside - Ian McDonald
Auteur : Ian McDonald
Genre : Science Fiction
In The Menace from Farside, Ian McDonald returns to his elegantly wound solar system of the twenty-second century, full of political intrigue and complicated families.

Remember: Lady Luna knows a thousand ways to kill you, but family is what you know. Family is what works.

Cariad Corcoran has a new sister who is everything she is not: tall, beautiful, confident. They're unlikely allies and even unlikelier sisters, but they're determined to find the moon's first footprint, even if the lunar frontier is doing its best to kill them before they get there.

Praise for Ian McDonald's Luna series

“McDonald's never written a bad novel, but Luna: New Moon is a great one.”—Cory Doctorow

"With an action narrative driving this political commentary, Luna is actually a fantastically fun read as well as an importan

September
10 September Hope - John C. McManus
Auteur : John C. McManus
Genre : Military
Acclaimed historian John C. McManus, author of The Dead and Those About to Die, explores World War II’s most ambitious invasion, Operation Market Garden, an immense, daring offensive to defeat Nazi Germany before the end of 1944.

“A riveting and deeply moving story of uncommon courage.”—Alex Kershaw, New York Times bestselling author of The First Wave


August 1944 saw the Allies achieve more significant victories than in any other month over the course of the war. The Germans were in disarray, overwhelmed on all fronts. Rumors swirled that the war would soon be over.

On September 17, the largest airborne drop in military history commenced over Holland—including two entire American divisions, the 101st and the 82nd. Their mission was to secure key bridges at such places as Son, Eindhoven,

11 Far Side of the Sea - Kate Breslin
Auteur : Kate Breslin
Genre : Religious
In spring 1918, Lieutenant Colin Mabry, a British soldier working with MI8 after suffering injuries on the front, receives a message by carrier pigeon. It is from Jewel Reyer, the woman he once loved and who saved his life--a woman he believed to be dead. Traveling to France to answer her urgent summons, he desperately hopes this mission will ease his guilt and restore the courage he lost on the battlefield. 

Colin is stunned, however, to discover the message came from Jewel's half sister, Johanna. Johanna, who works at a dovecote for French Army Intelligence, found Jewel's diary and believes her sister is alive in the custody of a German agent. With spies everywhere, Colin is skeptical of Johanna, but as they travel across France and Spain, a tentative trust begins to grow between them.

When their pursuit leads them straight into the midst of a treacherous p

12 The Lion of Farside Volume 2 - John Dalmas
Auteur : John Dalmas
Genre : Epic
The Macurdies had been farmers for generations, and Curtis Macurdy would have been content to spend his life with his exotically beautiful wife Varia, earning a living by tilling his plot of land in the American Midwest. Varia was from Yuulith, a magical world separated from Earth by only a dimensional barrier that could sometimes be broached.

13 The Lion of Farside Volume 1 - John Dalmas
Auteur : John Dalmas
Genre : Epic
The Macurdies had been farmers for generations, and Curtis Macurdy would have been content to spend his life with his exotically beautiful wife Varia, earning a living by tilling his plot of land in the American Midwest. Varia was from Yuulith, a magical world separated from Earth by only a dimensional barrier that could sometimes be broached.

Paradise
14 The Far Side of Paradise - Robyn Donald
Auteur : Robyn Donald
Genre : Contemporary
Her awakening in paradise…

Instead of the heartless seductress Cade Peredur expected, Taryn’s blue eyes reveal an innocent sweetness clouded by private mystery. Determined to gain her trust and find out the real story, Cade sweeps her away to the dreamy tropical island of Fala’isi, and finds himself unprepared for the raw, passionate power of their steamy nights! A disastrous engagement has left Taryn wary of men, but Cade stirs feelings she’s never known before. However, when Cade’s identity is revealed, will Taryn’s paradise fantasy be washed away with the Pacific tides…?

15 Farside - Sarah Stegall
Auteur : Sarah Stegall
Genre : Sci-Fi & Fantasy
A disaster traps the adults of LunaBase without air or power; only young Kaho and his friends are left to rescue them. The sole crane that survived the disaster is at Farside, on the dark side of the Moon. Using the ancient Apollo 17 Moon Rover, the group races against the clock, traversing some of the most dangerous landscape known to mankind--and in doing so, makes a discovery that changes the future of the entire colony.

Missing
16 The Missing Sister - Dinah Jefferies
Auteur : Dinah Jefferies
Genre : Historical
A stolen sister. A daughter determined to uncover the truth.

'I was gripped, moved and utterly in thrall to this deeply emotional and compelling tale' Kate Furnivall

Belle Hatton has embarked upon an exciting new life far from home: a glamorous job as a nightclub singer in 1930s Burma, with a host of sophisticated new friends and admirers. But Belle is haunted by a mystery from the past - a 25 year old newspaper clipping found in her parents' belongings after their death, saying that the Hattons were leaving Rangoon after the disappearance of their baby daughter, Elvira.

Belle is desperate to find out what happened to the sister she never knew she had - but when she starts asking questions, she is confronted with unsettling rumours, malicious gossip, and outright threats. Oliver, an attractive, easy-going American journalist, promise

Remember
17 I've Still Got It...I Just Can't Remember Where I Put It - Jenna McCarthy
Auteur : Jenna McCarthy
Genre : Humor
Welcome to Middle Age! Please check your functioning internal thermostat and razor-sharp memory at the door and pour yourself a nice, stiff drink...

Jenna McCarthy might be forty-something, but she doesn’t feel forty-something. She certainly doesn’t look forty-something. (Actually she does, but she’s in denial so maybe don’t mention it?) And between complaining about how tired she is, trying to remember what she came in here for and wondering whether she drinks too much, she does not have time for a crisis.

She has, however, had time to crack the mysterious midlife code. She’s figured out how to tame her muffin top, keep the spark in her marriage and probably not die a fiery hoarder’s death. She’s learned the trick to looking ten years younger and the secret to feeling ten times happier (and it only cost $14.99 plus shipping and handling

Brilliant
Mistakes
18 Brilliant Mistakes - Paul J. H. Schoemaker
Auteur : Paul J. H. Schoemaker
Genre : Management & Leadership
Named #1 Best Business Book of 2011, by Patriot-News-PennLive.com

If you have ever flown in an airplane, used electricity from a nuclear power plant, or taken an antibiotic, you have benefited from a brilliant mistake.

Each of these life-changing innovations was the result of many missteps and an occasional brilliant insight that turned a mistake into a surprising portal of discovery. In Brilliant Mistakes, Paul Schoemaker, founder and chairman of Decision Strategies International, shares critical insights on the surprising benefits of making well-chosen mistakes.

Brilliant Mistakes explores why minimizing mistakes may be the greatest mistake of all, situations when mistakes are most beneficial and when they should be avoided, the counter-intuitive idea that we should deliberately permit errors at times, and how to make

19 The Good Shufu - Tracy Slater
Auteur : Tracy Slater
Genre : Biographies & Memoirs
The brave, wry, irresistible journey of a fiercely independent American woman who finds everything she ever wanted in the most unexpected place.
 
Shufu: in Japanese it means “housewife,” and it’s the last thing Tracy Slater ever thought she’d call herself. A writer and academic, Tracy carefully constructed a life she loved in her hometown of Boston. But everything is upended when she falls head over heels for the most unlikely mate: a Japanese salary-man based in Osaka, who barely speaks her language.

Deciding to give fate a chance, Tracy builds a life and marriage in Japan, a country both fascinating and profoundly alienating, where she can read neither the language nor the simplest social cues. There, she finds herself dependent on her husband to order her food, answer the phone, and give her money. When she begins to learn Ja

Silence
20 The Far Side of Silence - Robert B. Marcus, Jr.
Auteur : Robert B. Marcus, Jr.
Genre : Mysteries & Thrillers
Alexander Gray is an ex-Navy Seal with an impossible assignment. Air Force One is shot down over the Mediterranean Sea with no survivors. The new president secretly orders the U.S. Navy to prepare the Sigonella Naval Air Station on Sicily for a clandestine and experimental operation to save the life of the Russian president, the man most Americans believe responsible for the downing of Air Force One. Antagonistic forces within the U.S. and Russian governments are determined to prevent that operation from taking place. From the U.S. to Sigonella, Gray must evade and outwit those working against the president. Will Gray survive to bring the traitors to justice and execute the daring operation?

21 Far Side of the Moon - Jeannette Bedard
Auteur : Jeannette Bedard
Genre : Adventure
Margo Murphy is running out of time in a borrowed body.

Last night, Margo and her fellow colonists survived The Conglomerate's efforts to destroy them. Now all she wants is to build a peaceful life away from the corporate monopoly dominating Earth. But a virus has infected the colony's AI, threatening their life support.

The virus is only a symptom of a deeper evil, the culmination of a cold war conducted in secrecy for almost two centuries reaches its zenith in an enigmatic boy, abandoned to die on their world.

To purge the virus, save the boy and protect the colony, Margo needs information from The Conglomerate's headquarters orbiting Earth, but she's in another solar system without a spaceship. Her only option is an experimental technology to project her mind across the galaxy.

Will Margo gain access The Conglomerate's secrets to save her wo

Jefferies
Collection
22 Dinah Jefferies 3-Book Collection - Dinah Jefferies
Auteur : Dinah Jefferies
Genre : Historical
*Bestselling author Dinah Jefferies' first three novels now together in one e-book*

The Separation
Malaya, 1955. Lydia Cartwright returns from visiting a sick friend to an empty house. The servants are gone. The phone is dead. Where is her husband Alec? Her young daughters, Emma and Fleur? Lydia's search takes her on a hazardous journey through war-torn jungle. Forced to turn to Jack Harding, a man she'd vowed to leave in her past, she sacrifices everything to be reunited with her family.

The Tea Planter's Wife
Nineteen-year-old Gwendolyn Hooper steps off a steamer in Ceylon full of optimism, eager to join her new husband. But the man who greets her at the tea plantation is not the same one she fell in love with in London. Distant and brooding, Laurence spends long days wrapped up in his work, leaving his young bride to explore the pla

23 New York's New Edge - David Halle & Elisabeth Tiso
Auteur : David Halle & Elisabeth Tiso
Genre : Social Science
The story of New York’s west side no longer stars the Sharks and the Jets. Instead it’s a story of urban transformation, cultural shifts, and an expanding contemporary art scene.  The Chelsea Gallery District has become New York’s most dominant neighborhood for contemporary art, and the streets of the west side are filled with gallery owners, art collectors, and tourists. Developments like the High Line, historical preservation projects like the Gansevoort Market, the Chelsea galleries, and plans for megaprojects like the Hudson Yards Development have redefined what is now being called the “Far West Side” of Manhattan.

David Halle and Elisabeth Tiso offer a deep analysis of the transforming district in New York’s New Edge, and the result is a new understanding of how we perceive and interpret culture and the city in New York’s gallery district. F

Lonesome
24 The Far Side of Lonesome - Rita Hestand
Auteur : Rita Hestand
Genre : Short Stories
A novella for adults. Jeb and Hoot get more than they bargained for when they trade horses at the Indian village.
What are two christian black men supposed to do
with a white captive woman and her Indian baby?

25 The Far Side of the Sun - Kate Furnivall
Auteur : Kate Furnivall
Genre : Historical
The new novel from the author of The Russian Concubine and Shadows on the Nile

The Bahamas, 1943. Hoping to escape her turbulent past, twenty-three-year-old Dodie Wyatt has fled to Nassau. But the world is at war, and one night the peaceful life she has created for herself is shattered when she discovers a man dying in an alleyway…

Ella Stanford is married to a powerful diplomat who’s been appointed to keep the Duke of Windsor far from his Nazi friends in Germany. And in this city now teeming with danger, Ella has her own secrets—ones that threaten to tear apart her safe and ordered life…

When Ella’s world collides with Dodie’s, they find themselves caught in the spiral of violence and greed ripping through Nassau. But Dodie falls deeply in love with a mysterious American stranger on the island, and together they fight to

Jumping
26 Jumping Off the Planet - David Gerrold
Auteur : David Gerrold
Genre : Science Fiction
A trip to the Moon? Sounds like the perfect family vacation. Only, for 13-year-old Charles "Chigger" Dingillian, life is anything but perfect.

His parents fight so much, they put the "dis" into dysfunctional. His brothers, Stinky and Weird, are impossible to get along with. And his neighborhood is a down-trodden tunnel community on Earth.

It’s supposed to be a short vacation—a trip up the Line, Earth’s space elevator, and then home again. Halfway there, Chigger hits on a plan: if his parents can't find a way to work things out, why not just divorce them? The idea sounds crazy . . . until it works.

But Chigger soon realizes he has much bigger problems: The people they meet on the Moon seem overly friendly and way too interested in his family. Suddenly, the quick pleasure trip takes a detour into danger as Chigger suspects they are targets of an inter

European
Integration
27 The Dark Side of European Integration - Alina Polyakova
Auteur : Alina Polyakova
Genre : Politics & Current Events
Across Europe, radical right-wing parties are winning increasing electoral support. The Dark Side of European Integration argues that this rising nationalism and the mobilization of the radical right are the consequences of European economic integration. The European economic project has produced a cultural backlash in the form of nationalist radical right ideologies. This assessment relies on a detailed analysis of the electoral rise of radical right parties in Western and Eastern Europe. Contrary to popular belief, economic performance and immigration rates are not the only factors that determine the far right's success. There are other political and social factors that explain why in post-socialist Eastern European countries such parties had historically been weaker than their potential, which they have now started to fulfill increasingly. Using in-depth interviews with radical right

Bouncing
28 Bouncing Off the Moon - David Gerrold
Auteur : David Gerrold
Genre : Science Fiction
Charles thought the Moon would be a new beginning. Now, he knows he’ll be lucky just to stay alive.

Having escaped both an Earth on the verge of global collapse and their squabbling parents in a "divorce" at Geosynchronous Station, a newly independent Charles “Chigger” Dingillian and his two brothers find themselves alone on the Moon with very few prospects.

Worse, they are being hunted by ruthless interplanetary corporations who would stop at nothing to come in possession of a memory bar the boys smuggled on board.

Totally unsure of who they can trust—if anyone—the three boys must find a way to make it on their own in unfamiliar territory. Only one thing is certain: The Moon is not a safe place to be.

Delonas
29 Sean Delonas: The Ones They Didn't Print and Some of the Ones They Did - Sean Delonas
Auteur : Sean Delonas
Genre : Humor
Page Six in the New York Post is a must-read for any New Yorker interested in the latest celebrity gossip, political scandal, or general dirt about the rich and famous. For almost a quarter of a century, the middle of Page Six was filled with the cartoons of Sean Delonas, and now, for the first time ever, Sean Delonas: The Ones They Didn’t Print and Some of the Ones They Did collects Sean’s favorite cartoons from his days at the Post, as well as some that the paper never printed.

Delonas lampoons politicians, sports figures, pop culture, and celebrities and spares neither liberals nor conservatives in his provocative cartoons. From Obama, Clinton, Bush, and Romney, to the Kardashians, Michael Jackson, Lindsay Lohan, and Donald Trump, no one is safe from Delonas’s humorous eye. From cartoons about terrorism, the Olympics, professional sports, Hurricane Sandy

Commando
Colditz
30 Commando to Colditz - Peter Stanley
Auteur : Peter Stanley
Genre : Military
Commando to Colditz is an unusual, perhaps unique, war story. It is centred around a most unusual war hero: Michael 'Micky' Burn, soldier, poet and novelist, whose journey from fascist follower, to commander of Six Troop, to Commando, to prisoner (and communist lecturer) in the notorious prison of Colditz forms the focal point of this powerful narrative. 
'In 1942 Micky led his commando troop of 28 men on one of the most daring raids of the Second World War, the assault on the French port of St Nazaire. As a result of this 'night of fire and death', fourteen of Micky's men were killed; seven, including Burn, were captured. Micky's bond with his soldiers is at the story's heart. Before the raid, he had asked his parents to write to his men's families if the worst should happen; the result was the creation of a rich and moving archive of letters between these grieving or

Leaping
31 Leaping to the Stars - David Gerrold
Auteur : David Gerrold
Genre : Science Fiction
No longer able to return to his home on Earth, Charles Dingillian and his two brothers must choose a new planet to call home. But which one?

Charles has come into possession of a prototype HARLIE unit so revolutionary and state-of-the-art that corporations will stop at nothing—including murder—to control it. Earth is in a state of social and economic meltdown. The battle for domination between rival corporations has gone interplanetary.

Charles has been at war before: only, that was a personal civil war waged between him and his parents. In an effort to end the strife once and for all, thirteen-year-old Charles took the drastic step of "divorcing" his parents. He and his brothers are now free to do what they choose. 

Freedom for Charles and his brothers means passage on a starship to a colony Outbeyond. There, they will use HARLIE to help build a

Separation
32 The Separation - Dinah Jefferies
Auteur : Dinah Jefferies
Genre : Historical
FROM THE NUMBER 1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE TEA PLANTER'S WIFE

The Separation, Dinah Jefferies' stunning debut novel, is the heartbreaking tale of a family fractured by lies and one mother's love reaching across the distance of years and continents.

A country at war with itself,
a family divided and betrayed,
a bond that can never be broken...

Malaya, 1955. Lydia Cartwright returns from visiting a sick friend to an empty house. The servants are gone. The phone is dead. Where is her husband Alec? Her young daughters, Emma and Fleur?

Fearful and desperate, she contacts the British District Officer and learns that Alec has been posted up country. But why didn't he wait? Why did he leave no message?

Lydia's search takes her on a hazardous journey through war-torn jungle. Forced to tu

33 Before the Rains - Dinah Jefferies
Auteur : Dinah Jefferies
Genre : Historical
A romantic, heart-wrenching tale of love against the odds from the Number One Sunday Times bestselling author

1930, Rajputana, India. Since her husband's death, 28-year-old photojournalist Eliza's only companion has been her camera. When the British Government send her to an Indian princely state to photograph the royal family, she's determined to make a name for herself.

But when Eliza arrives at the palace she meets Jay, the Prince's handsome, brooding brother. While Eliza awakens Jay to the poverty of his people, he awakens her to the injustices of British rule. Soon Jay and Eliza find they have more in common than they think. But their families - and society - think otherwise. Eventually they will have to make a choice between doing what's expected, or following their hearts. . .

Merchant
Daughter
34 The Silk Merchant's Daughter - Dinah Jefferies
Auteur : Dinah Jefferies
Genre : Historical
NOW A SUNDAY TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER

FROM THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE TEA PLANTER'S WIFE

Dinah Jefferies' stunning new novel is a gripping, unforgettable tale of a woman torn between two worlds...

1952, French Indochina. Since her mother's death, eighteen-year-old half-French, half-Vietnamese Nicole has been living in the shadow of her beautiful older sister, Sylvie. When Sylvie is handed control of the family silk business, Nicole is given an abandoned silk shop in the Vietnamese quarter of Hanoi. But the area is teeming with militant rebels who want to end French rule, by any means possible. For the first time, Nicole is awakened to the corruption of colonial rule - and her own family's involvement shocks her to the core...

Tran, a notorious Vietnamese insurgent, seems to offer the perfect escap

Megabasin
35 The Moon's Near Side Megabasin and Far Side Bulge - Charles Byrne
Auteur : Charles Byrne
Genre : Physics
Since Luna and Lunar Orbiter photographed the far side of the Moon, the mysterious dichotomy between the face of the Moon as we see it from Earth and the side of the Moon that is hidden has puzzled lunar scientists. As we learned more from the Apollo sample return missions and later robotic satellites, the puzzle literally deepened, showing asymmetry of the crust and mantle, all the way to the core of the Moon. This book summarizes the author’s successful search for an ancient impact feature, the Near Side Megabasin of the Moon and the extensions to impact theory needed to find it. The implications of this ancient event are developed to answer many of the questions about the history of the Moon.

36 The Far Side Banks of Jordan - Noni Nelson
Auteur : Noni Nelson
Genre : Fiction & Literature
At 90, Nerelda Davis was fiercely independent until a broken hip confined her to a nursing home. Vowing to leave this life on her own terms, she calmly makes her plans and finally it's D Day. But daydreams about her ex-lover Patti, and a chance meeting with two gay Mums and their children, throw her carefully crafted schedule into disarray. Will she ever find the peace she craves so dearly? And was Patti right about the afterlife?

In a series of flashbacks Nerelda relives the love affair that changed her life and left her broken hearted in the early years of the new millenium. But now it's 2042 and the baby boomers are routinely living on into their nineties and beyond - whether they like it or not! Follow one feisty woman's attempt to be the author of her own destiny.

Forever
37 The Far Side of Forever - Robert Zorich
Auteur : Robert Zorich
Genre : High Tech
Time. Immutable. Untouchable. A river is always streaming past us. Something we can't ever turn back or fix. Or can we? John Gillian, renowned physicist, and Rebecca Harleson, Renaissance thinker and mathematician, and their team, have created the first machine capable of sending messages through infinite time and space. Their invention causes shock waves throughout the world and become the target of protestors and unscrupulous politicians. The possibilities for misuse are endless. When the newly appointed Secretary of Technology Development takes over the project to prevent a tragedy from occurring, the warnings of side effects are ignored. The results are a world spinning out of control as great paradoxes are manifested around the team and their device. Now only Gillian and his team can get back to the source and stop the escalating events before they unfold.

38 On the Far Side, There's a Boy - Paula Coston
Auteur : Paula Coston
Genre : Fiction & Literature
Martine Haslett feels fine: happy and fine. A sensual, thirty-something 1980s London woman, she plays hard on the fringes of the drag club scene, works hard and dates hard. Then one particular night with a new man prompts her to sign up to a charity and write to a young Sri Lankan boy, with consequences far and long. Meanwhile in Sri Lanka, a young girl is compelled to help her little brother Mohan with a task she'd rather do for herself. Struggling with change and tragedy in her family life in rural Kandy, the girl embarks on a foolish course. In 2013, Martine has returned from the beautiful Kandyan mountains. But even now there's much of the journey and her past that Martine knows she still avoids. There are still letters in a box that she won't touch, a nocturnal dream that she longs to dream to its conclusion, and she's unsure about a foreigner who's soon arriving

39 The Far Side of the Moon - Charles Byrne
Auteur : Charles Byrne
Genre : Astronomy
This book is a companion to Byrnes's award-winning Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Near Side of the Moon (Springer, 2005). It provides comprehensive coverage of the far side of the Moon, and is the first book that collects photographs from all five Lunar Orbiter missions: Clementine, Apollo, Luna, Zond, and Nozomi. As in the previous book, the scanning artifacts of the Lunar Orbiter photos have been cleaned.
The photographs show each part of the far side in the most favorable resolution and sun angle. There are many high-altitude oblique photos that provide a feeling of being in space; this book is more like a photographic tour of the far side than an atlas.  The striking differences between the near and far side have been a major mystery for astronomers but this book suggests an explanation: a massive early impact on the near side produced the Near Side Megabasin; an i

Universe
40 On the Far Side of the Universe - T.C. Goodwin
Auteur : T.C. Goodwin
Genre : Fiction & Literature
(On the Far Side of the Universe, The Adventures of Ethan Gray) This Sci-fi adventure novel begins when astrophysics professor Ethan Gray inadvertently finds himself trapped between two worlds. He is thrown through space and time ending up on a strange planet. Ethan struggles with thoughts of returning home, but finds himself strangely drawn to the world he's on. The adventure of a lifetime, as the salvation of a civilization on the brink of destruction hangs in the balance; as Ethan transverse the universe.

41 From the Far Side of the River - Paul Quarrington
Auteur : Paul Quarrington
Genre : Biographies & Memoirs
As he braves rills, rivers, and ocean waters in search of his elusive quarry, Paul Quarrington’s casts are as likely to call up thoughts of his troubled marriage, his father’s death, or one of midlife’s existential questions as they are to yield a fish, big or small. But whatever his trials and triumphs, he is never without his wickedly perverse sense of humor. Whether you’re a dedicated river wader or an armchair angler, you’ll find him an irresistible companion.

Melissa
42 Melissa On The Far Side - Leonard G Mann
Auteur : Leonard G Mann
Genre : Adventure
In this second Melissa book we find that Daniel's work to save the human race is not yet done. New events on the Moon lead to a trail of discovery resulting in a life and death struggle. Waz enters Daniel and Melissa's lives, causing stress and wonder in equal measure. A captivating adventure unfolds with new concepts and a vivid portrayal of interplanetary living. And a love triangle to boot.

Earth in century C5 is a wonderful place to live. No conflict, no prisons, no famine, no overcrowding! It's such a wonderful place that it's unnatural. It's difficult to imagine that such a perfect place could be run by human beings. The world runs totally to the tune of Melissa. She is loyal to God, who is her father in all senses except biological. God's intellect is so vast that he can spin a story to lead his human followers in any direction he wishes. Some are more sceptical than ot

43 The Far Side of 55 - Earl F. Barfoot
Auteur : Earl F. Barfoot
Genre : Biographies & Memoirs
This book is a charming collection of one- or two-page reflections, each one a self-contained comment on life and the world around us. They are sometimes about everyday experiences, sometimes reminiscences, sometimes about people. But always, they are personal, gentle, and above all, life-affirming.

44 Far Side of the Moon: The Story of Apollo 11's Third Man - Alex Irvine
Auteur : Alex Irvine
Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
*Junior Library Guild Selection 2017*

A unanimous selection to the 2018 Maverick Graphic Novel List!

This graphic retelling of the Apollo 11 moon-landing mission follows astronaut Michael Collins, commander of the lunar orbiter, to the far side of the moon.

When the Earth disappears behind the moon, Collins loses contact with his fellow astronauts on the moon’s surface, with mission control at NASA, and with the entire human race, becoming more alone than any human being has ever been before. In total isolation for 21 hours, Collins awaits word that Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin have managed to launch their moon lander successfully to return to the orbiter—a feat never accomplished before and rendered more problematic by the fuel burn of their difficult landing. In this singularly lonely and dramatic setting, Collins reviews the politics, science, an

45 The Far Side of the World Study Guide - BookRags.com
Auteur : BookRags.com
Genre : Education
The Far Side of the World Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of The Far Side of the World by Patrick O'Brian. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion on The Far Side of the World.

Following
Tishman
Developers
Tishman
Properties
46 Following Tishman Bid Win, Developers Forge Ahead on Far West Side (Tishman Speyer Properties L.P.) - The Real Deal
Auteur : The Real Deal
Genre : Investing
Byline: Katherine Dykstra Between the pending extension of the No. 7 subway line, the tabled expansion of the Jacob K. Javits Center, the fragile economy and Governor Eliot Spitzer's shocking resignation last month, there are a lot of balls in the air for development on Manhattan's far West Side.

Forever
Lessons
47 The Far Side of Forever: A Pagan View of Death and its Lessons for Living - Shanddaramon
Auteur : Shanddaramon
Genre : Religion & Spirituality
Death: the defining factor of our lives. It influences all we do and is a major theme in our stories and our culture though we try desperately to pretend it is not there. It is also a fundamental part of the theologies of most of the religions of the world. Is death the end or just the beginning? This book will examine death from a modern Pagan point of view and will explore how it can be the guid

48 Far Side of the Shadow Screen - Thomas Champion
Auteur : Thomas Champion
Genre : Fiction & Literature
“My name is Peter Grant. I didn’t start out to save the world, it just sort of happened. I only wanted to win back the love of the woman who broke up with me. She was chosen to work on this anthropological expedition to Bali; an excellent place to rekindle the magic of romance. I more or less invited myself along. That wasn’t the kind of magic I found. While Gayle, my ex-, was working on her tan beside a Balinese lagoon; I was chasing down headhunters in the jungles of Irian Jaya. She made the cocktail party circuit. I buried the last King of the Torajan. And while the lovely Ms. O’Conner got engaged to the Major Domo Demon of the Underworld, I became the sorcerer’s apprentice. So you tell me, how’s a guy suppose to win a woman’s heart if he can’t spend any quality time with her? I’m a child of my times, an amalgamation of nature and nurture. I did what any red-bloode

Pirates
49 Far Side Pirates - Julia Riding
Auteur : Julia Riding
Genre : Fiction
The story of Streak, the former Portkid, and how he uncovers and foils the attempts of a pirate gang to steal cargo from the Traders who operate between the worlds and satellites of the Solar System.

Complain
Nothing
Complain
Thoughts
50 How to Complain When There's Nothing to Complain About: More Thoughts About Life from the Far Side of the Hill - Susan Goldfein
Auteur : Susan Goldfein
Genre : Humor
WINNER of the Foreword Reviews INDIES Book of the Year Award

WINNER of the 2019 International Book Awards in Humor

2019 IPPY Bronze Medalist in Humor

"Susan's on a roll again! More wise and witty insights to laugh us down the highway." --Willie Nelson, singer, songwriter, actor, and author

How to Complain... Susan Goldfein's second volume of essays should give her audience nothing to complain about. If you are expecting more insightful, relatable, and snark-filled glimpses into the foibles of ordinary events, she does not disappoint. Following on the heels of her award-winning first book, How Old Am I in Dog Years?, she continues to find irony and humor in the everyday.

Susan spares no punches as she tackles such topics as marriage, the indignitie
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