Updike John

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01. Rabbit At Rest Читать →

Жанр: Современная проза Harry “Rabbit” Angstrom is back in this final installment of Updike's four-decade chronicle. Now 55 and semi-retired, Harry spends half the year in Florida with wife Janice while Nelson, their son, runs the family business. Yet Harry's “golden years” are far from happy: he has ballooned to 230 pounds and suffers from angina. Janice is…

02. Rabbit Is Rich Читать →

Жанр: Современная проза Winner of the 1982 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Ten years after RABBIT REDUX, Harry Angstrom has come to enjoy prosperity as the Chief Sales Representative of Springer Motors. The rest of the world may be falling to pieces, but Harrry's doing all right. That is, until his…

03. Rabbit Redux Читать →

Жанр: Современная проза The assumptions and obsessions that control our daily lives are explored in tantalizing detail by master novelist John Updike in this wise, witty, sexy story. Harry Angstrom – known to all as Rabbit, one of America's most famous literary characters – finds his dreary life shattered by the infidelity of his wife, Janice. How he…

04. Rabbit, Run Читать →

Жанр: Научная Фантастика The motions of Grace, the hardness of the heart;. external circumstances. —PASCAL, PensГ©e 507

05. S Читать →

Жанр: Современная проза S. is Sarah Worth – doctor's wife, North Shore matron, loving mother, and now (suddenly!) ardent follower of a Hindu religious leader known as the Arhat. As this brilliant and very funny novel opens, Sarah is fleeing the confinement of her suburban life to become a sannyasin (pilgrim) at her guru's Arizona ashram. In the letters…

06. Terrorist Читать →

Жанр: Современная проза Terrorist by John Updike is a timely piece of contemporary literature that is well-written and dense with observation and description. Updike takes readers into the mind of a terrorist and helps us understand the possible motivation and mindset of those involved in terrorism. Terrorist is an important piece of social literature, but it is not…

07. Terrorista Читать →

Жанр: Современная проза Ahmad ha nacido en New Prospect, una ciudad industrial venida a menos del ГЎrea de Nueva York. Es hijo de una norteamericana de origen irlandГ©s y de un estudiante egipcio que desapareciГі de sus vidas cuando tenГ­a tres aГ±os. A los once, con el beneplГЎcito de su madre, se convirtiГі al Islam y, siguiendo las…

08. The Centaurus Читать →

Жанр: Триллер National Book Award for Fiction In a small Pennsylvania town in the late 1940s, schoolteacher George Caldwell yearns to find some meaning in his life. Alone with his teenage son for three days in a blizzard, Caldwell sees his son grow and change as he himself begins to lost touch with his life. Interwoven with the…