By Isabel Hild
By Isabel Hild
By Roald Dahl,Iban Barrenetxea,Íñigo Jáuregui
Seis personas se sientan a l. a. mesa en l. a. casa de Mike Schofield, un corredor de bolsa londinense: Mike, su esposa e hija, un narrador sin nombre y su esposa, y un famoso gastrónomo, Richard Pratt. Pratt suele hacer pequeñas apuestas con Schofield con el fin de adivinar el vino que se está sirviendo en los angeles mesa, pero esta noche los angeles apuesta será mayor... Cuando Schofield sirve el segundo vino de l. a. cena comenta que será imposible adivinar cuál es, lo que Pratt toma como un reto.
Iban Barrenetxea ha realizado un magnífico trabajo gráfico para invitarnos a esta misteriosa velada. El vino está servido. Empieza los angeles cata.
By Nellie Campobello,Doris Meyer,Irene Matthews
Nellie Campobello, a well-liked Mexican author and "novelist of the Revolution," performed an enormous position in Mexico's cultural renaissance within the Nineteen Twenties and early Nineteen Thirties, in addition to such writers as Rafael Muñoz and Gregorio López y Fuentes and artists Diego Rivera, Orozco, and others. Her novellas, Cartucho (first released in 1931) and My Mother's Hands (first released as Las manos de Mamá in 1938), are autobiographical evocations of a youth spent amidst the violence and turmoil of the Revolution in Mexico. Campobello's thoughts of the Revolution within the north of Mexico, the place Pancho Villa used to be a well-liked hero and a private good friend of her kin, convey not just the stark realism of Cartucho but additionally the soft lyricism of My Mother's Hands. they're noteworthy, too, as a first-person account of the feminine event within the early years of the Mexican Revolution and targeted of their presentation of occasions from a kid's perspective.
By Vladimir Nabokov,Marta Pera Cucurell
By Alexandra Lünskens,Jürgen Nendza
By Eben Venter
By Christa Lamken
Nach „Paulas Bild“ ist der Autorin abermals ein unterhaltsamer Krimi geglückt, der zugleich ein liebevolles Bild der Hansestadt Bremen zeichnet.
By Andreas Wulf
Begeben sie sich auf eine fantastische Reise zu den außergewöhnlichen Ort un begleiten Sie Tischa und Siko ein Stück auf ihrem Weg...
By Marlys Millhiser
The evening sooner than her marriage ceremony, Shay Garrett has no concept that a glimpse into her grandmother’s old chinese language reflect will thoroughly remodel her possible usual existence. yet after a strange blackout, she wakes as much as locate herself within the similar house—in the 12 months 1900. Even stranger, she realizes she is now residing within the physique of her grandmother, Brandy McCabe, as a tender lady. in the meantime, Brandy, having seemed into an identical reflect, awakens in Shay’s physique at the moment to find herself pregnant. Did Shay die and get reincarnated as younger Brandy, who's approximately to get married herself? the answer's way more advanced and weird than both lady can imagine.
Shay’s mom, Rachael, weaves backward and forward among the 2 time classes during this riveting tale of 3 headstrong ladies grappling with id, love, and family members drama. From brave, compassionate Shay, who without notice unearths herself scuffling with opposed to the confines of a society many years clear of women’s liberation, to Brandy, suffering to evolve to a extra smooth global, Millhiser’s robust characters are as much as the duty offered by means of this creative but funny adventure.
This amazing novel is either a fascination story of time-travel suspense and a trip to the center of the bond shared via 3 generations of girls. it's a tribute to survival, and to the triumph of the feminine spirit within the face of possible insurmountable obstacles.
By Fernando Pessoa,Margaret Jull Costa
The ebook of Disquiet is one of many nice literary works of the 20th century. Written over the process Fernando Pessoa's existence, it was once first released in 1982, pieced jointly from the hundreds of thousands of person manuscript pages left at the back of by means of Pessoa after his loss of life in 1935.
Now this fragmentary modernist masterpiece seems to be in an incredible new version that unites Margaret Jull Costa's celebrated translation with the main entire model of the textual content ever produced. it truly is awarded the following, for the 1st time in English, via order of unique composition, and observed through facsimiles of the unique manuscript.
Narrated mostly by means of an assistant bookkeeper named Bernardo Soares - an alias of types for Pessoa himself - The publication of Disquiet is 'the autobiobraphy of somebody who by no means existed', a mosaic of desires, of desire and depression; a hymn to the streets and cafés of Nineteen Thirties Lisbon, and a rare checklist of the internal lifetime of one of many century's most vital writers. This new version represents the main entire imaginative and prescient of Pessoa's genius.