Hes Come Undone by Theresa WeirPenniless and behind on rent, college student and once famous child actress Ellie Barlow takes on the role of a lifetime when shes hired by a group of young women to break the heart of the campus player who cruelly dumped them.
Transformed from slob slacker to jaw-dropping beauty, Ellie is dressed, styled, bleached and waxed, her chunky glasses exchanged for violet contacts. Along with physical prepping, shes coached on Julians obsessions, which include long-distance running, Doctor Who, and J.D. Salinger.
In no time, Julian is in pursuit of his custom-made next victim, but when Ellie goes off script and begins to fall for her target the newest broken heart in this risky game could be her own.
Heat: 7 out of 10
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Lennie turned his head and looked off across the pool and up the darkening slopes of the Gabilans. George raised the gun and his hand shook, and he dropped his hand to the ground again. We gonna get a little place. Lennie giggled with happiness. Look down there acrost the river, like you can almost see the place. Lennie obeyed him.
Drifters in search of work, George and his simple-minded friend Lennie, have nothing in the world except each other - and a dream. A dream that one day they will have some land of their own. Eventually they find work on a ranch, but their hopes are doomed as Lennie - struggling against extreme cruelty, misunderstanding and jealousy - becomes a victim of his own strength. John Steinbeck is remembered as one of the greatest and best-loved American writers of the twentieth century. The Grapes of Wrath, published in , earned him a Pulitzer Prize. In , he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.
In he went to Stanford University, where he intermittently enrolled in literature and writing courses until he left in without taking a degree. During the next five years he supported himself as a laborer and journalist in New York City and then as a caretaker for a Lake Ta-hoe estate, all the time working on his first novel, Cup of Gold ,