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A River in Egypt

Means, David

4,50

In his masterful story 'A River in Egypt', David Means paints a portrait of a moment. Cavanaugh and his young son are suspended; trapped in what a nurse calls 'the sweat chamber', where the boy will b..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571352494 | 2019 | inglés | LIBRO

Three Types of Solitude

Aldiss, Brian

4,50

Brian Aldiss, who died in 2017, was best known for his science fiction - and in particular for a short story optioned by Stanley Kubrick, which would, under the direction of Steven Spielberg, become t..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571352500 | 2019 | inglés | LIBRO

The Shielding of Mrs Forbes

Bennett, Alan

4,50

'Thinking Betty was in the bath Graham was watching a late-night programme on Channel 4 called Footballers with Their Shirts Off when she unexpectedly came in on the trail of the hairdryer. "I didn't..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571351824 | 2019 | inglés | LIBRO

The Country Funeral

McGahern, John

4,50

'My only concern', John McGahern once said, 'is that I get the sentence right and describe my world clearly and deeply.' 'The Country Funeral' witnesses three brothers, John, Philly and Fonsie Ryan, ..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571351848 | 2019 | inglés | LIBRO

Sonny Liston Was a Friend of Mine

Jones, Thom

4,50

He met Liston's gaze but found it almost impossible to sustain eye contact. Soon it became an exercise in the control of fear. Sonny Liston gave Kid Dynamite the slightest hint of a smile and winked...

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FABER & FABER | 9780571351978 | 2019 | inglés | LIBRO

The Lydia Steptoe Stories

Barnes, Djuna

4,50

'I have quite changed my mind. I am going to run away and become a boy.'In these three stories, written by Djuna Barnes under the pseudonym Lydia Steptoe, three characters find themselves on the brink..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571352470 | 2019 | 48 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Cosmopolitan

Sharma, Akhil

4,50

As he stood up, he suddenly felt aroused by Mrs Shaw's large breasts, boy's haircut, and little-girl sneakers. Even her nostrils suggested a frank sexuality. Gopal wanted to put his hands on her waist..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571351787 | 2019 | 49 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Mary Ventura and the Ninth Kingdom

Plath, Sylvia

4,50

Lips the colour of blood, the sun an unprecedented orange, train wheels that sound like 'guilt, and guilt, and guilt': these are just some of the things Mary Ventura begins to notice on her journey to..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571351732 | 2019 | 48 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

An Elegy for Easterly

Gappah, Petina

4,50

The government has cleaned up Harare for the Queen of England's visit. 'The townships are too full of people, they said, gather them up and put them in the places the Queen will not see.' Four waves o..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571351794 | 2019 | 48 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Paradise

O'Brien, Edna

4,50

An unnamed protagonist is on holiday with her new, much-married lover, in the company of the monstrously rich.'How long would she last? It would be uppermost in all their minds.'Each day, while the ot..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571351763 | 2019 | 80 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Mr Salary

Rooney, Sally

4,50

 My love for him felt so total and so annihilating that it was often impossible for me to see him clearly at all. Years ago, Sukie moved in with Nathan because her mother was dead and her father was..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571351954 | 2019 | 48 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

My name is Red

Pamuk, Orhan

8,95

The Sultan secretly commissions a great book: a celebration of his life and the Ottoman Empire, to be illuminated by the best artists of the day - in the European manner. In Istanbul at a time of viol..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571214198 | 2019 | inglés | LIBRO

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