Paul O’Rourke est un dentiste hors-pair, un New-Yorkais qui entretient avec sa ville des rapports ambigus, un athée convaincu, un supporter désenchanté des Red Sox, et grand amateur de mokaccino. Et pourtant il est hors du monde moderne. Son métier, certes, occupe ses...
Editeur : JC Lattès
Parution : 2015-09-02
Collection : Littérature étrangère
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Tim Fanrsworth est un homme séduisant. Les années paraissent ne pas avoir prise sur lui : il ressemble toujours à ces stars de cinéma que les femmes admirent tant. Il aime sa femme, Jane, superbe elle aussi, et, en dépit des épreuves du quotidien et des petites...
Editeur : JC Lattès
Parution : 2011-08-24
Collection : Littérature étrangère
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Télécharger le livre :  The Dinner Party

'He reflected in future retrospect on the evening and foretold every gesture, every word. "I can't do it," he said. "I can predict everything that will happen from the moment they arrive to the little kiss on the cheek goodbye and I just can't goddamn do it."'The Dinner...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2017-06-29

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Télécharger le livre :  The Dinner Party

A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the YearThe first collection of short stories from the critically acclaimed, prize-winning author of To Rise Again at a Decent Hour. These eleven stories by Joshua Ferris, many of which were first published in The New Yorker,...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2017-05-02

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Télécharger le livre :  To Rise Again at a Decent Hour

*** Winner of the Dylan Thomas Prize 2014 and Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2014 ***'The Catch-22 of dentistry' Stephen KingJoshua Ferris's dazzling new novel To Rise Again at a Decent Hour is about the meaning of life, the certainty of death, and the importance...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2014-05-29

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Télécharger le livre :  To Rise Again at a Decent Hour

Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, this big, brilliant, profoundly observed novel by National Book Award Finalist Joshua Ferris explores the absurdities of modern life and one man's search for meaning. Paul O'Rourke is a man made of contradictions: he loves the...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2014-05-13

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Télécharger le livre :  The Unnamed

Joshua Ferris's The Unnamed has been hailed as 'the first great book of the decade' (GQ).In an America gone awry with strange weather, New York lawyer Tim Farnsworth suffers a peculiar affliction: the inability to stop walking. While his wife, Jane, struggles to keep...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2010-02-25

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Télécharger le livre :  The Unnamed

The Unnamed is a dazzling novel about a marriage, family, and the unseen forces of nature and desire that seem to threaten them both. He was going to lose the house and everything in it. The rare pleasure of a bath, the copper pots hanging above the kitchen island, his...
Editeur : Reagan Arthur Books
Parution : 2010-01-18

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Télécharger le livre :  Then We Came to the End

Joshua Ferris's Then We Came to the End is one of the most acutely observed, dazzling American debuts of recent years.They spend their days - and too many of their nights - at work. Away from friends and family, they share a stretch of stained carpet with a group of...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2008-03-06

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Télécharger le livre :  Then We Came to the End

This wickedly funny, big-hearted novel about life in the office signals the arrival of a gloriously talented writer. The characters in Then We Came to the End cope with a business downturn in the time-honored way: through gossip, secret romance, elaborate pranks, and...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2007-03-01

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Télécharger le livre :  Then We Came to the End

No one knows us quite the same way as the men and women who sit beside us in department meetings and crowd the office refrigerator with their labeled yogurts.  Every office is a family of sorts, and the ad agency Joshua Ferris brilliantly depicts in his debut novel is...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2007-03-01

Format(s) : ePub
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