Mischief

Mischief

Author: Catherine Hart

Publisher:

ISBN: 0380777312

Category: Fiction

Page: 377

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Leaving behind the social scene in Boston to reunite with her saloon-owner father in Dodge City, high-spirited debutante Heather Blair-Burns meets undercover Wells Fargo agent Morgan Stone, who is disgusted by the spoiled Heather. Original.

Black Mischief

Black Mischief

Author: David Berlinski

Publisher: William Morrow & Company

ISBN: UCAL:B4486916

Category: Science

Page: 362

View: 313

Examines modern scientific research, looks at how personalities shape science, and argues that outmoded theories are still influential

God's Mischief

God's Mischief

Author: Eṃ Mukundan

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015052950550

Category: Indic fiction (English)

Page: 304

View: 269

As Post-Colonial Mayyazhi (Mahe) Where History And Time Flowed With The Water Under The Rusted Iron Bridge Tries To Come To Terms With Its New-Found Independence, Young Men Leave To Seek Their Fortunes Abroad. And Many Of The Older Generation, Orphaned By The Departure Of The French, Struggle To Eke Out A Living Even As They Remember Their Days Of Plenty Under Their Foreign Masters... Caught Up In Their Suffering, Kumaran Vaidyar Does Everything He Can To Keep The People Of His Beloved Mayyazhi From Starving, But Entrusts His Own Children To The Care Of His Beloved Wife, Who Is No More. Meanwhile, Father Alphonse Waves His Magic Wand And Changes Pebbles Into Candy And Waits For His Good-For-Nothing Son To Return. Through All This, Untroubled By The Woes Of The Elders, Shivan, Shashi And Elsie Spend An Idyllic Childhood In Sunny, Sleepy Mayyazhi. Until The Day Of Reckoning Catches Up With Them And They Pay The Price Of Growing Up. Mukundan S Two Seminal Mayyazhi Novels, On The Banks Of The Mayyazhi And God S Mischief, Are, At One Level, The Saga Of Mahe (Mayyazhi) With Its Legacy Of French Colonialism. At Another, They Are, Despite An Exuberant Parade Of Myths And Legends, A Chronology Of The Futile Search Of The Exiled Through The Crowded Alleys Of History. Mukundan Has...Made Mahe Into The Malgudi Of Malayalam Literature. S. Prasannarajan, Times Of India Mukundan S Novels Provide A Reading Of The History Of Colonialism Unavailable In A Historian S Ruvre. Prof. K.N. Panikkar, Interrogating Colonialism: Novel As Imagined History.

Mischief Night

Mischief Night

Author: Roddy Lumsden

Publisher: Bloodaxe Books Limited

ISBN: UOM:39015059159403

Category: Poetry

Page: 176

View: 408

Roddy Lumsden is one of the liveliest and most inventive poets writing in Britain today. From the formal, frenetic debut 'Yeah Yeah Yeah', through the playful wit and cynicism of 'The Book of Love', to the 'magnificent song to himself' of 'Roddy Lumsden is Dead', his poetic journey has already been eventful.

Mistletoe Mischief

Mistletoe Mischief

Author: Sandra Heath

Publisher: Signet Book

ISBN: 0451201477

Category: Fiction

Page: 230

View: 953

Unfairly dismissed from her previous position, lovely orphan Megan Mortimer is delighted when the eccentric Lady Evangeline Radcliffe hires her as a companion, but during a holiday trip to Brighton, Megan encounters Evangeline's distant cousin, Sir Greville Seton, a man with a notorious prejudice against female companions. Original.

Making Mischief

Making Mischief

Author: Francis M. Naumann

Publisher: Whitney Museum of Art

ISBN: UCSC:32106018921210

Category: Design

Page: 320

View: 511

This is the catalogue for the landmark exhibition that opens at the Whitney Museum of American Art in November 1996. Hundreds of paintings, sculptures, drawings, etc. will explore the branch of Dada that flourished in N.Y. from about 1915 to the early 1920

Sir John Hargrave's Mischief Maker's Manual

Sir John Hargrave's Mischief Maker's Manual

Author: John Hargrave

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101486023

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 272

View: 319

This is the definitive guide to pranking and mayhem. Written in the style of a training manual, but with hilarious illustrations, this book is broken up into five sections. The “Basics” shows kids how to find a pranking partner and how to pull simple pranks like making crank calls. “Prank Moves” explains how to pull pranks at places like home, school, or camp. “Do-It-Yourself” demonstrates things like putting a real worm inside an ice cube. “Experts Only” covers such advanced pranks as how to fake an alien landing. And “Recipes” gives step-by-step instructions on how to bake tuna cookies.

A Hint of Mischief

A Hint of Mischief

Author: Katie Rose

Publisher: Fanfare

ISBN: 0553577719

Category: Fiction

Page: 368

View: 924

Jennifer Appleton and her sisters, charlatan spiritualists whose mysterious seances have New York's elite up in arms, enjoy their games, until a hard-headed businessman accuses Jennifer of swindling his mother, only to reveal his heart's desire instead. Original.

Majesty & Mischief

Majesty & Mischief

Author: William Smith White

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015018010911

Category: Presidents

Page: 230

View: 497

Investigation of both the good and bad aspects of Roosevelt and his administration, with emphasis on working politics rather than ideologies.

The Day's Mischief

The Day's Mischief

Author: Lesley Storm

Publisher: Samuel French Limited

ISBN: STANFORD:36105048034123

Category:

Page: 70

View: 865

One night Stephen Barlow invites one of his young pupils home for additional tutoring. There is an evident bond between them; his is one of regard, and hers is one of admiration. But Stephen's wife, Grace, misreads the bond, and persuades herself that the two are in love. The sudden prospect of losing her husband's love to a young girl leads her to a cruel attack upon the girl, who is mortally embarrassed and conscience stricken. She runs away into the night. Stephen goes after her, but is not able to find her. Days pass, and there is no sign of her. The police drag the river and search every corner. Stephen is openly suspected of having seduced and murdered the girl.8 women, 2 men