Télécharger le livre :  Bad Behavior

Mary Gaitskill's tales of desire and dislocation in 1980s New York caused a sensation with their frank, caustic portrayals of men and women's inner lives. As her characters have sex, try and fail to connect, play power games and inflict myriad cruelties on each...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2019-05-02

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Dawn

A vital and eloquent portrait of modern Turkey drawn from the lives of its ordinary citizensWritten in prison, the stories in Dawn offer an unfamiliar glimpse of Turkey and the Middle East. They capture the experiences of the people behind the headlines, the voices that...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2019-04-25

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Télécharger le livre :  Labels and Other Stories

Transporting us to all corners of the globe, the tales in Louis de Bernières’ worldly and entertaining collection Labels and Other Stories feature a cast of unlikely and unforgettable heroes who can be found collecting luxury tinned cat-food labels, posting fish to the...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2019-04-11

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Télécharger le livre :  Prefecture D

A collection of four novellas: each taking place in 1998, each set in the world of Six Four, and each centring around a mystery and the unfortunate officer tasked with solving it.SEASON OF SHADOWS"The force could lose face . . . I want you to fix this." Personnel's...
Editeur : Riverrun
Parution : 2019-03-21

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  The Penguin Book of Italian Short Stories

'Rich. . . eclectic. . . a feast' TelegraphThis landmark collection brings together forty writers that reflect over a hundred years of Italy's vibrant and diverse short story tradition, from the birth of the modern nation to the end of the twentieth century.Poets,...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2019-03-07

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  The Fourth Man

THE BRAND NEW JACK REACHER STAND-ALONE SHORT STORY THAT SEES REACHER GOING DOWN UNDER FORTHE FIRST TIME - BUT POSSIBLY NOTTHE LAST. It's a short read, but perfect for a coffee break. Jack Reacher, ex-military drifter of no fixed abode, is stalked and tracked down by an...
Editeur : Transworld Digital
Parution : 2019-03-07

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Télécharger le livre :  The Early Cases of Hercule Poirot

This collection of 25 Hercule Poirot adventures by Agatha Christie are compiled from short stories written for The Sketch magazine from March to December 1923. Hercule Poirot delighted in telling people that he was probably the best detective in the world. So turning...
Editeur : Hash Books
Parution : 2019-02-19

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Télécharger le livre :  A Wedding on Lavender Hill

"Gifted storyteller" (RaeAnne Thayne, New York Times bestselling author) Annie Rains invites you to Sweetwater Springs for a wedding with all the feels!Event planner Claire Donovan loves giving clients the weddings of their dreams. But that gets tricky when she has to...
Editeur : Forever Yours
Parution : 2019-02-12

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Télécharger le livre :  Cat Person and Other Stories

'It's a new literary genre... Supernatural horror meets bedroom politics' Sunday Times'If you enjoyed Cat Person, this is for you’ Evening StandardThese are stories of women's lives now. They also happen to be horror stories. In some, women endure the horror. In others,...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2019-02-07

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Télécharger le livre :  This Is Not a Love Song

A debut collection of moving and darkly witty stories from an "admirably fearless" (New York Times Book Review) writer whom critics have compared to Michael Chabon, E.L. Doctorow, and Dennis LehaneA Massachusetts Book Award "Must Read" SelectionWhen marriages,...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2019-02-05

Format(s) : ePub
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DARKER THAN GARRISON KEILLOR! 9 short stories on the fates of lay-people, with a lot of humour and some sweet-and-sour insight into the human soul, and a slight touch of cruelty to spice it all up. Kurt Tidmore’s characters can be painfully normal or they can be...
Editeur : Editions Taos
Parution : 2019

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Three Decades of Stories

THREE DECADES OF STORIES is a unique collection of Patrick Gale's two volumes of dark, moving, often witty and eccentric stories, GENTLEMAN'S RELISH and DANGEROUS PLEASURES. It also includes the acclaimed long story, CAESAR'S WIFE. Ranging from a lonely prisoner...
Editeur : Tinder Press
Parution : 2018-12-13

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Apple and Knife

A dazzling, provocative debut story collection from celebrated Indonesian writer Intan Paramaditha, putting fierce female characters centre stage in brilliantly funny and sharp twists on fairy tale. ...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2018-12-06

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Télécharger le livre :  Turbulence

**WINNER OF THE EDGE HILL SHORT STORY PRIZE 2019**Discover the brilliant new short story collection from the Man Booker-shortlisted author of All That Man IsTwelve people on the move around planet Earth, twelve individual lives, each in turmoil, and each in some way...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2018-12-06

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Télécharger le livre :  A Place Bewitched and Other Stories (riverrun editions)

A wounded solider vanishes into notoriety.A nose is found in a loaf of bread.Places - like the Nevesky Prospect - are not what they seem. Nikolai Gogol was one of the nineteenth century's greatest and most influential Russian writers, a realist whose witty and acerbic...
Editeur : Riverrun
Parution : 2018-11-15

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Télécharger le livre :  Babette's Feast and Other Stories

These five rich, witty and magical stories include one of Dinesen's most well known tales, 'Babette's Feast', which was made into the classic film. It tells the story of a French cook working in a puritanical Norwegian community, who treats her employers to the decadent...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2018-11-08

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Selected Stories

Lawrence was one of the great short story writers of the 20th century. This new collection of ten stories shows the variety of Lawrence's achievement. the works develop from early realism towards myth and fairy tale, murder and ghost stories.
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2018-11-08

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Télécharger le livre :  Picnic in the Storm

Winner of the Akutagawa Prize and the Kenzaburo Oe PrizeA New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice'In Yukiko Motoya's delightful new story collection, the familiar becomes unfamiliar . . . Certainly the style will remind readers of the Japanese authors Banana...
Editeur : Corsair
Parution : 2018-11-01

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  The Djinn In The Nightingale's Eye

A S Byatt's fairy tales and fables are among the best-loved features of her fiction. Innumerable readers have asked for the two marvellous fairy tales in POSSESSION - 'The Glass Coffin' and 'Gode's Tale' of the Breton Naie des Trepasses - to be published seperately....
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2018-10-26

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Elementals

In the same delectable format as The Matisse Stories, this collection deals with betrayal and loyalty, quests and longings, loneliness and passion - the mysterious absences at the heart of the fullest lives. A scholar pursues an elusive biographer, stumbling upon buried...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2018-10-26

Format(s) : ePub
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