More Books:

Language: en
Pages: 433
Authors: Neal Shusterman
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-22 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

"In a world where disease has been eliminated, the only way to die is to be randomly killed ('gleaned') by professional reapers ('scythes'). Two teens must compete with each other to become a scythe--a position neither of them wants. The one who becomes a scythe must kill the one who
The Scythe Book
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: David Tresemer
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

For the gardener, farmer, or homeowner, a good scythe is an efficient and enjoyable tool for cutting grasses and weeds and harvesting small grains. Author David Tresemer presents the results of years of research and practical experience so that the reader may learn to use and enjoy the scythe. In
Finding Death's Scythe
Language: en
Authors: Jemma Weir
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-02-07 - Publisher: Jemma Weir

Being retired was supposed to be easy. No drama, no family, no problems. Ernie should have known better than to piss off Death. ​ Death's Scythe is missing, and he's refusing to collect any more ghosts until Ernie gives it back. ​ There's only one problem. Ernie didn't steal it.
Scythe Does Matter
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Gina X. Grant
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-15 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Kirsty’s afterlife gets even more Hellish in this second installment of The Reluctant Reaper series when her soul-stealing ex-boss targets her beloved aunt. Her only chance to stop him? Becoming a Reaper herself. Fortunately, her hunky new boyfriend, Italian-poet-turned-Reaper Dante Alighieri, is there to help. Still trapped in the bureaucratic
Peasants Into Frenchmen
Language: en
Pages: 615
Authors: Eugen Weber
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1976 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

France achieved national unity much later than is commonly supposed. For a hundred years and more after the Revolution, millions of peasants lived on as if in a timeless world, their existence little different from that of the generations before them. The author of this lively, often witty, and always