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Rashomon and Other Stories

Akutagawa, Ryunosuke


"Clear-eyed glimpses of human behavior in the extremities of poverty, stupidity, greed, vanity ... Story-telling of an unconventional sort, with most of the substance beneath the shining, enameled sur..

TUTTLE PUBLISHING | 9784805314630 | inglés | LIBRO

Lafcadio Hearn Short Stories : Tales of the Supernatural

Hearn, Lafcadio


This hardback edition is the latest to feature in Arcturus' classic short story collections and brings the writing of Lafcadio Hearn to life. Ranging from the legends of the West Indies to the mysteri..

ARCTURUS PUBLISHING LTD | 9781788884020 | 2018 | inglés | LIBRO

Ali And Nino

Said, Kurban


"Its beauty and power and the sheer pleasure that it gives are indestructible" (Sunday Times)"Poignant and beautiful...alive with a vividly unique vision of colliding cultures and enduring love" (The ..

VINTAGE BOOKS | 9780099283225 | inglés | LIBRO

The Buddha in the Attic

Otsuka, Julie


Sweeping, symphonic, empathic . . . subtle, infinitely skilful . . . an exhilarating, compulsive read. Otsuka's haunting, heartbreaking conclusion, in the aftermath of Pearl Harbor, is faultless (Dail..

ALLEN LANE | 9780241956489 | 144 Pág. | LIBRO

When The Emperor Was Divine

Otsuka, Julie


A remarkable, beautifully written story of panic, prejudice and shame ... outstandingly accomplished and moving (Sunday Telegraph)An intense jewel of a book written with clarity and beauty (Marie Clai..

ALLEN LANE | 9780241963449 | 160 Pág. | LIBRO

Rashomon and Seventeen Other Stories (Penguin Classics)


Ryünosuke Akutagawa (1892-1927) is one of Japan's foremost stylists - a modernist master whose short stories are marked by highly original imagery, cynicism, beauty and wild humour. 'Rashömon' and '..

GRANTA BOOKS | 9780140449709 | 2006 | 320 Pág. | LIBRO

What I Talk About When I Talk About Running

Murakami, Haruki


"Murakami gives me a reason. It might seem romantic, but it's true. I had to run?but I didn't enjoy running. I do enjoy, however, running with Murakami." (Ioan Marc Jones Huffington Post UK)"Murakami ..

VINTAGE BOOKS | 9780099526155 | 192 Pág. | LIBRO

Notes On Nationalism (Penguin Modern #7)

Orwell, George


'The general uncertainty as to what is really happening makes it easier to cling to lunatic beliefs'Biting and timeless reflections on patriotism, prejudice and power, from the man who wrote about his..

ALLEN LANE | 9780241339565 | 2018 | inglés | LIBRO

Daydream and Drunkenness of a Young Lady (Penguin Modern #15)

Lispector, Clarice


'The morning became a long, drawn-out afternoon that became depthless night dawning innocently through the house' Tales of desire and madness from this giant of Brazilian literature.Penguin Modern: fi..

ALLEN LANE | 9780241337608 | 2018 | inglés | LIBRO

Of Dogs and Walls (Penguin Modern #43)

Tsushima, Yuko


'Though their house was new, the wall had been there a long time.'In these two stories, which have never before been translated into English, Tsushima shows how memories, dreams and fleeting images de..

ALLEN LANE | 9780241339787 | 2018 | inglés | LIBRO

Dialogues Of Two Snails (Penguin Modern #42)

García Lorca, Federico


My heartbrims with billowsand minnowsof shadows and silverBeautiful, brutal, strange and lovely: this is Lorca reborn, in a selection of previously unpublished pieces and masterful new translations.Pe..

ALLEN LANE | 9780241340400 | 2018 | inglés | LIBRO

Duke In His Domain (Penguin Modern #35)

Capote, Truman


Now Brando looked at people with assurance, and with what can only be called a pitying expression, as though he dwelt in spheres of enlightenment where they, to his regret, did not.This mesmerizing pr..

ALLEN LANE | 9780241339145 | 2018 | inglés | LIBRO

Distance Of The Moon (Penguin Modern #22)

Calvino, Italo


'Time is a catastrophe, perpetual and irreversible.'Science and fiction interweave delightfully in these playful Cosmicomic short stories.Penguin Modern: fifty new books celebrating the pioneering s..

PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780241339107 | 2018 | 64 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Bird Box

Malerman, Josh


?BIRD BOX turns the old Hollywood cliché of facing down the demon inside out ? then tears it into little pieces?Daily Mail?A book that demands to be read in a single sitting, and through the cracks b..

HARPER COLLINS | 9780008319748 | 2018 | 1 Pág. | LIBRO

The Missing Girl (Penguin Modern #20)

Jackson, Shirley


' "Of course, no one would want to say anything about a girl like this that's missing..." 'Malice, paranoia and creeping dread lie beneath the surface of ordinary American life in these chilling minia..

ALLEN LANE | 9780241339282 | 64 Pág. | LIBRO

I Am I Am I Am. Seventeen Brushes With Death


If you want evidence that life can be just as dramatic as fiction, you couldn't wish for better than Maggie O'Farrell's stunning memoir (Louise Doughty Guardian Books of the Year)Maggie O'Farrell is a..

9781472240767 | 2018 | LIBRO

Free Food For Millionaires

Lee, Min Jin


'Ambitious, accomplished, engrossing ... as easy to devour as a 19th-century romance' New York Times.'This big, beguiling book has all the distinguishing marks of a Great American Novel ... [a] remark..

9781788543071 | 592 Pág. | LIBRO

To Read Aloud

Dimitri, Francesco


Reading a story to another person creates a bond between two people. It is often assumed that reading aloud is only for children, but the practice was once a common pleasure for adults too. The time h..

HEAD OF ZEUS | 9781786693266 | 2019 | 320 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Leaves of Grass

Whitman, Walt


In 1855, an unknown but wildly ambitious young poet self-published the first edition of Leaves of Grass, consisting of twelve untitled poems and an explanatory preface. Walt Whitman spent the rest of ..

Preventa hasta 28/05/2019
RANDOM HOUSE USA INC | 9781984897558 | 2019 | 544 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

My Year of Rest and Relaxation

Moshfegh, Ottesa


It's the year 2000 in a city aglitter with wealth and possibility; what could be so terribly wrong?Our narrator has many of the advantages of life: Young, thin, pretty, a recent Columbia graduate, she..

VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784707422 | 2019 | 304 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO


Heti, Sheila


A provocative novel about the desire and duty to procreate, from the author of the critically acclaimed How Should A Person Be? Motherhood treats one of the most consequential decisions of early adul..

Preventa hasta 30/05/2019
VINTAGE BOOKS | 9780099592846 | 2019 | 304 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Divine Comedy

Alighieri, Dante


Halfway through life, you find yourself lost, unsure of the right path. Greed, deception and pride have led you away from the ideals and dreams you cherished in younger days. How do you go on?This is ..

VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784871987 | 2019 | 672 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Arturo's Island

Morante, Elsa


In this little-known classic of Italian literature, young Arturo grows up in near-isolation on the island of Procida in the Bay of Naples. His mother died in childbirth and his wayward father, who lef..

PUSHKIN PRESS | 9781782274957 | 2019 | 384 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Hanging on Union Square

Tsiang, H.T.


In Depression-era New York, Mr Nut is an oblivious American everyman, who wants to strike it rich. Over the course of a single night he meets a cast of strange characters - disgruntled workers at a ..

Preventa hasta 01/08/2019
GRANTA BOOKS | 9780143134022 | 2019 | 256 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Gates Ajar

Stuart, Elizabeth


When Mary Cabot loses her beloved brother in the war, she feels as though she will never feel peace again until the arrival of her widowed Aunt Winifred. Sharing the wisdom that has comforted her thro..

GRANTA BOOKS | 9780143133919 | 2019 | 176 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO



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