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2 edition of The pretender. found in the catalog.

The pretender.

Shankar Mokashi-Punekar

The pretender.

by Shankar Mokashi-Punekar

  • 112 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Writers Workshop in Calcutta .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Poems.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6063.O48 P7
The Physical Object
Pagination43 p.
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22967M
LC Control Numbersa 68012185

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The Pretender, published in October and written by K.A. Applegate, is the twenty-third book in the Animorphs series. It is the sixth book narrated by Tobias and the third book with Tobias as the sole narrator. Someone's looking for Tobias. Someone who says she's his long-lost cousin. Tobias isn't sure the person is telling the truth. But she's really nice, and knows a lot about ISBN:   The Pretender is my second Celeste Bradley book, and I am hooked. This one has it all: humor (I smiled through so many pages & even laughed out loud a few times), heartbreak, longing, romance, sensuality, suspense, adventure, tenderness, a well-paced plot, and engaging secondary characters turn up in other books, which is lovely 5/5(5).

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“ The Pretender is a fascinating read into the dark life of an Undercover Agent. It takes the reader to places they would not dare to venture. A book one cannot put down. Nor does one want it to end.” ―Joseph Pistone aka Donnie Brasco/5(50).

This book is an easy read, telling about life as an undercover FBI agent. While the author whines a bit much about bureaucracy, the actual operations (how they are chosen, staffed and executed) were interesting/5.

The Great Pretender is a panoramic look at the mental health industry, but at its center is a mystery. As Cahalan, who is a journalist, sets out to learn more about Rosenhan’s study, her work uncovers as many questions as it does s: The book sets up the themes of the Pretender well. It borrows many aspects from the TV pilot and early episodes fromthough, has modernized it somewhat and put some new spins on the origins of The Pretender itself.

This isn't TV rated, as some of the language and themes go a bit beyond what the show could on network TV/5(). The Great Pretender follows the author Cahalan as she dives deep into the ground breaking study about the treatment of patients at asylums. Cahalan sets out to discover the truth behind the study and interview its participants/5.

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She wrote about that experience in a bestseller, Brain on Fire, and six years later returns to the world of psychiatry with The Great Pretender, which investigates a s experiment by a. The Great Pretender is an essential book, and a plea for the world to come to terms with the way we're treating some of our most vulnerable people.

"We are all hanging on by a very thin thread,". "One of America's most courageous young journalists" and the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling memoir Brain on Fire investigates the shocking mystery behind the dramatic experiment that revolutionized modern medicine (NPR)/5(4).

The Pretender is filled with countless revelations from business associates and former lovers -- many of whom were interviewed for the first time for this book.

What finally makes The Pretender so compelling is that it is a snapshot of a peculiar moment in business history. Just as figures like Ivan Boesky and Michael Milken epitomized the deal Brand: Free Press.

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Judy Larson's first book contains 10 exquisitely rendered, hidden-image paintings that offer readers the challenging visual experience of finding ingeniously hidden wolves, grizzlies, mountain lions, buffalo, Indian ponies, Native Americans and more, all. The Pretender is the definitive narrative of undercover ops—the procedures, the successes, the failures--and the changes in the culture of the new-era FBI.

Susannah Cahalan's The Great Pretender is a fascinating deep-dive into one of the most influential studies in the history of psychology, Stanford University professor David Rosenhan's paper "On Being Sane in Insane Places.". The Great Pretender is still worth reading because it illuminates a game-changing moment in the history of psychiatry in the U.S.; it just isn't as satisfying a.

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Van Sickle. This is the best book I've read so far. Tobias is my favorite charactor in the Animorphs series. I have the book 'Andalite Chronicles' so i knew the story before i read it! Wrong move! 'The Pretender' is funny and serious at the same time and i really enjoyed it.5/5(5).The Pretender is filled with countless revelations from business associates and former lovers -- many of whom were interviewed for the first time for this book.

What finally makes The Pretender so compelling is that it is a snapshot of a peculiar moment in business history.

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