Download The Chinese Knot and Other Stories by Lien Chao PDF

By Lien Chao

during this new assortment, award-winning writer Lien Chao weaves jointly those emotionally charged brief tales targeting chinese language immigrants in Toronto’s multiracial neighbourhoods.

In Chinatown and combined neighbourhoods, in condos and tenements, in public parks and in university, the protagonists of those tales locate love, face loneliness, confront generational crises, and conquer racial stereotypes as they evolve and develop during this interesting, ever-changing multicultural society.

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Download Fire Ants and Other Stories by Gerald Duff PDF

By Gerald Duff

Publisher’s Weekly hailed the “wit and subtlety” in Gerald Duff’s fiction as “simply pleasing as a tall chilly one on a scorching Gulf Coast afternoon,” and the Arkansas Democrat-Gazetter acknowledged “Gerald Duff’s discussion is likely one of the top being written, and his experience of the absurd is Portis-like.” This new selection of brief tales through the writer of Coasters (2001) positive aspects the Ploughshares Cohen Prize-winning tale “Fire Ants.”

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Download Borough of Churches by Robert Dumont PDF

By Robert Dumont

Borough of church buildings is a set of ten tales instructed in various types and a in number of voices that exemplify the probabilities of fiction in all (or at the least a number of) of its types. the hunt for solace of a few variety is of primary value in each one of those tales in addition to the accidental outcomes which may end result from the attainment or close to attainment of one’s so much wanted goals.

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Download Sillabari (Gli Adelphi) (Italian Edition) by Goffredo Parise PDF

By Goffredo Parise

Una serie di racconti (o romanzi in miniatura o poesie in prosa, difficile dirlo), dedicati a sentimenti umani essenziali, che disposti in ordine alfabetico compongono una sorta di dizionario.
Da “Amore” a “Solitudine”, le sue voci sono altrettante espressioni di uno sguardo acuto, e possibili risposte a una necessità che lo stesso Parise sintetizzava così: «Gli uomini d’oggi secondo me hanno più bisogno di sentimenti che di ideologie».

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Download Abused, Victimized, & Traumatized: An Idiot's Guide to by Dazed,Crazed,Confused PDF

By Dazed,Crazed,Confused

have you DATED AN IDIOT?

While the characters and occasions during this publication are fictitious, most people aspect to one tale and say, “That occurred to me” or “I dated that idiot.”

WHY purchase THE BOOK?

Here are a few pattern classes that the fool relationship individual can learn:

A rose could be a rose through the other name,
however the identify you might have says much about
you. extra aptly acknowledged, it’s larger to
be referred to as “Prince”, then to be
referred to as “Dopey.”

Use the phone to provide the scoop that
you “Just are looking to be friends.”

Handcuffs are not often an appropriate
accent for a dinner affair.

in the event you lease faux mom and dad, constantly get
their actual names first.

for those who discover a basement cut price, make
yes that it’s no longer within the morgue.

If you’re no longer prepared to coach them,
then don’t get a puppy.

If you’ve ever dated an fool, then this e-book will expectantly supply a few perception into the making of an fool relationship individual and within the technique offer a few laughter.

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Download A Life Interrupted Stories: Vol. 2 by Charvella Campbell,Gabrielle Drice,David Muir PDF

By Charvella Campbell,Gabrielle Drice,David Muir

A lifestyles Interrupted tales: Vol. 2 is a continuation of quantity One, full of shiny habitual characters equivalent to afflicted mom Jazmin and son Riley. New tales are brought within the assortment: a grieving mom prays for the fellow who took her daughter's existence; buddies weigh their dating whilst one in all them discovers an envelope jam-packed with funds and so forth.

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Download Jahresfrist: Erzählung (German Edition) by Lothar Baier PDF

By Lothar Baier

In Südfrankreich – eine gute Autostunde von Avignon entfernt in einem Rhône-Seitental gelegen – hat ein Deutscher ein verfallenes Bauernhaus gekauft, das er allein und mühsam bewohnbar macht. Er hat sich die Frist von einem Jahr gegeben, um das nötige Handwerk zu erlernen und die wichtigsten Arbeiten zu bewältigen. Daheim vor allem mit Büchern beschäftigt, lernt er hier das Wetter und die Natur beobachten und, am Rande der Zivilisation, mit der Einsamkeit fertig zu werden.
(Dieser textual content bezieht sich auf eine frühere Ausgabe.)

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Download Meine Schwester - das Leben: Werkausgabe Band 1. Gedichte, by Boris Pasternak,Christine Fischer PDF

By Boris Pasternak,Christine Fischer

Das unbekannte Werk im Schatten von ›Doktor Shiwago‹ - zum one hundred twenty five. Geburtstag von Boris Pasternak am 10.02.2015

Als 1958 ›Doktor Shiwago‹ mit dem Nobelpreis ausgezeichnet wurde, fehlte einer: sein Schöpfer. Boris Pasternak wurde von den russischen Behörden die Ausreise verwehrt, sein Autor blieb im Dunkeln. Dabei erzählt Pasternaks Leben das gesamte letzte Jahrhundert: Als 16jähriger spielte er Skrjabin vor, er studierte in Marburg Philosophie, wechselte Briefe mit Rilke und warfare mit Zwetajewa, Majakowski und Mandelstam befreundet. Im Gegensatz zu ihnen überlebte er den stalinistischen Terror und rächte sich im ›Doktor Shiwago‹. - In einer dreibändigen Ausgabe seiner Erzählungen, Essays und Gedichte stellen wir das unbekannt gebliebene Werk eines der größten Dichter Russlands vor.

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