Contemporary Short Stories

Download e-book for kindle: GOING by KEVIN ODERMAN


ISBN-10: 1933202130

ISBN-13: 9781933202136

In Granada, a boy in a gown begs within the white alleys of the outdated city. A weak runaway, he turns to an American painter who's dwelling within the urban for defense, Madeleine James. The boy additionally meets Madeleine's new good friend, poet Cy Jacobs. even if the 2 adults suggest to assist the boy, they unwittingly reveal him to extra peril. quickly, the entire characters within the tale were scraped at the touchstone of demanding realities and made to teach their mettle, be it base or gold. This novel, every now and then somber and every now and then flaring with depth, calls up indelibly the problems of creating a very good life—or an excellent death—in an international within which we're all, in a single method or one other, going.

Show description

Read or Download GOING PDF

Similar contemporary short stories books

Download e-book for iPad: The Shingle Bar Sea Monster and Other Stories by Laura Solomon

LAURA SOLOMON was once Joint-Winner of the inaugural Proverse Prize (2009) together with her novella, rapid Messages, as a consequence released through Proverse Hong Kong in 2010. Born in New Zealand, she spent 9 years in London prior to returning to New Zealand in 2007. She has an honours measure in English Literature (Victoria collage, 1997) and a Masters measure in laptop technology (University of London, 2003).

Download e-book for kindle: The Salmiya Collection: Stories of the Life and Times of by Craig Loomis

"The Salmiya assortment" stems from the author’s reviews prior to now seven years within the wealthy setting, society, and tradition of Kuwait. whereas in Kuwait, Loomis has written a per 30 days brief tale for Bazaar, certainly one of its nationwide magazines, and he has accumulated them jointly for this assortment.

Read e-book online Cuarto de luna (Abra) (Spanish Edition) PDF

¿Qué puede empujar a un hombre a romper con una comoda rutina, arriesgando el sosiego que le concede l. a. fama, el dinero facil y l. a. experiencia de los años para afrontar una aventura sentimental de éxito incierto? ¿Qué angel o diablo -no del mediodia sino del inminente anochecer- podra tentarle? ¿Por qué ese riesgo, esa permanencia en los angeles inquietud?

Download e-book for kindle: Historias de amor (Libros del Tiempo) (Spanish Edition) by Robert Walser,Juan de Sola Llovet

De los más de mil relatos cortos escritos por Robert Walser unos cien versan sobre el amor. Volker Michels, germanista y autor del epílogo que acompaña esta edición, seleccionó en 1978 ochenta y los ordenó cronológicamente. Estos relatos demuestran los angeles gran variedad del registro expresivo de Robert Walser y dan fe de los angeles evolución de un autor que tenía un concepto poco convencional del amor y del erotismo.

Additional info for GOING

Example text

Download PDF sample


by James

Rated 4.28 of 5 – based on 13 votes