Words From My Mind by Ed Folino

By Ed Folino

Ed Folino is a lifelong Pittsburgh resident who a few confer with as “The Pittsburgh Poet.” His lighthearted poetry has introduced a grin to many and now Ed is launching out right into a new enterprise - brief tales, a few of that are actual and a few fiction. His tales have an identical style as his poetry, down-home and funny having the ability to poke enjoyable at himself and the realm round him.
If you're looking for gentle interpreting that may make you snigger and infrequently deliver you shut to tears, this ebook is for you. And when you haven’t already, locate Ed’s different books, very long time Coming quantity I and II and growing to be Up In Pittsburgh. whether you’re no longer from The ‘Burgh, Ed will make you delight in your personal homeland similar to he does his.

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Mal invierno: 63 (Narrativas El Nadir) (Spanish Edition) by Carmen Botello

By Carmen Botello

Sandu, el protagonista se siente subyugado por Dania, una bucarestina judía, hermosa y rica que gobierna l. a. relación con un temperamento que Sandu considera volátil. Dania genera en Sandu un sentimiento de humillación y aunque intelectualmente él se sienta better a ella, no logrará acercarse a esa subjetividad femenina que parece caprichosa. Sin embargo resulta evidente para el lector que Dania es mucho más independiente de lo que Sandu está dispuesto a aceptar. De ahí l. a. causa de su tormento. El arte es el resultado de l. a. experiencia de nuestras vivencias(…) es general aprovecharte de l. a. escritura para llevar a cabo tu retrato inside y para tratar de prolongar los angeles existencia», señala el propio autor. Con una aproximación a los angeles realidad y un estilo que apuestan por los angeles autenticidad y los angeles lucidez modernista, Holban se erige en uno de los exponentes en el momento álgido de los angeles novela psicológica rumana, al lado grandes autores como Hortensia Papadat-Bengescu, Camil Petrescu y Max Blecher .

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Der Lack ist ab (German Edition) by Lidia Ravera,Tamara Trautner

By Lidia Ravera,Tamara Trautner

Lidia Ravera, Mitautorin des bekannten erotischen Romans «Schweine mit Flügeln», beschreibt in ihren Erzählungen mit viel Witz und Selbstironie die schwankenden Stimmungen von verunsicherten Menschen.
Sie sind nicht mehr so jung, nicht mehr so schön und nicht mehr so engagiert wie früher. Sie sind um die vierzig – aber nicht die vergangene Zeit versetzt sie in wehmütige Panik, sondern Schlimmeres: Illusionen und Ideale blieben auf der Strecke, das in eifrigen Diskussionen früherer Jahre gefestigte Weltbild gerät plötzlich ins Wanken.

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Life Stories (Essential Translations Series) by Nora Ikstena,Margita Gailitis

By Nora Ikstena,Margita Gailitis

i've got written lifestyles tales almost within the area of 1 breath -- those tales were imagined in such focus, that I needed to unfastened myself from them. They got here so evidently, that i'm more than happy to have back to the short-story layout. it kind of feels to me that during those 8 tales each one person and diversified existence is so strikingly extreme that it was once impossible to put all into one novel … additionally by way of variety, I searched and located a distinct method of all the tales. i needed to specific myself extra in actual fact and extra simply.

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Who Would Have Known The Secret Behind the Silence by Nadia MeChelle Harris

By Nadia MeChelle Harris

all of us love tales approximately underdogs who stand up and achieve awesome issues. we will be able to all determine at a variety of moments in lifestyles with feeling insecure, insignificant, and maybe puzzling over, “why should still I even hassle with dwelling life?”

Who could Have identified, demonstrates, and fantastically illustrates the fantastic instructing that, “many masters have been instantly a large number, consequently many that are a multitude, can sooner or later develop into a master!” in case you have any accountability facing adolescence, the down and out, or those that don't but feel their value- you want to learn, or even get them a replica of this robust book.
The query used to be requested within the BIBLE (B-Basic, I-Instructions, B-Before, L-Leaving, E-Earth) Can there any great thing pop out of Nazereth? Nazereth, was once a small, quiet, possible insignificant position, so nobody ever idea that somebody robust might ever pop out of that position, however the solution to the query used to be easily, “Come and spot” (John 1:46) Come contained in the pages of this ebook and spot the key in the back of silence and you'll find your self asserting, Who may have known”!

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Singulières (French Edition) by Corinne Falbet-Desmoulin

By Corinne Falbet-Desmoulin

Quinze petites histoires singulières de femmes.
Que cherche Luisa à travers tous ses amants ? De quelle façon Marie devient-elle malgré elle une œuvre d'art ? remark accepter que son propre mari aime deux femmes à los angeles fois ? Pourquoi le voisin de Maëva disparaît-il brusquement? Quel est le fantasme inavouable de Lucile ? L'incroyable trahison de Marianne ?
À travers le suspense de ces quinze nouvelles, apparaissent bien souvent de graves problèmes psychologiques.
Des personnages touchants, des events particulières. Inattendues.

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Fog and Other Stories by Laury A. Egan

By Laury A. Egan

the writer of "The Outcast Oracle" offers 23 tales facing the metaphorical idea of fog as a nation produced through grief, psychological disease, love, anger, spiritual fanaticism, dementia, ache, prejudice, or goals and the way the person refracts fact via those subtle prisms. Protagonists fight with actual and mental distortions that lead them down difficult paths, no matter if because of jealousy or wish when it comes to enthusiasts or hypothermia skilled by way of a fallen mountain climber.

Shortlisted for the distinguished united kingdom Saboteur prize.

“This is an unusual assortment and it really is uncommonly stable. Ms. Egan is a author for whom phrases don’t explode, they sparkle. She has a manner of ‘wearing’ the characters she writes. She is a wandering guy, a set-upon boy, a girl for whom a couple of trainers are as magical as Dorothy’s ruby slippers, and a jilted lesbian lover. She is black, she is white, and that i think she should be Martian if she selected. The plots of those tales are usually not convoluted tips. they're as uncomplicated and simple as a quiet feud among buddies, yet as deep as emotions of hate and love can ever be.”
—Jon Zech, writer of greenback & Tangee

“A mixed-genre number of wealthy, provocative stories. From ruminations at the repercussions of time to mind-bending tours into the supernatural, examinations of cruelty and kindness to incisive courting reviews, Egan’s tales are a lovely mixture of fashion, plot, and characterization and convey a deep figuring out of human nature.”
—Greg Miller, writer of The Uncanny Valley: stories from a misplaced Town

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Surgeon Stories by Daly Walker

By Daly Walker

Daly Walker’s general practitioner tales is a publication of the physique, and the health care professional, quite the healthcare professional, is the shaman of the physique. for lots of people, the physician-surgeon has been the body’s own champion and infrequently savior within the face of sickness, coincidence, getting older, human violence, and conflict. whereas almost all these different types of probability are necessarily confronted via we all, conflict is the last word ogre, and its ravages dwarf and problem even the main expert doctor. Himself either a doctor and a Vietnam veteran, Daly Walker’s tales during this robust and crafty assortment compel us to contemplate the ability of conflict because it slices via either the physique and the experience of self. His book-end tales highlight the failure of iteration after human iteration to finish wars, yet additionally they illumine the power of the shaman, whereas improper like any human, to open large the doorways of compassion.

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