Книги в жанре «Современная проза» (5904 книги)

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61. Posdata: Te Amo Читать →

Автор: Hay personas que esperan toda la vida para encontrar a su alma gemela, pero este no es el caso de Holly y Gerry. Novios desde el instituto, se sentГ­an como si siempre hubiesen estado juntos. PodГ­an acabar las frases del otro, e incluso cuando discutГ­an?como sobre quiГ©n debГ­a salir de la cama para apagar la…

62. Copi Читать →

Автор: Este libro recoge la transcripciГіn de unas clases que di en el Centro Rojas en el invierno de 1988. El pГєblico fue una veintena de estudiantes muy jГіvenes: a nuestro alrededor, los cuatro pisos del Rojas hervГ­an de performances, videos, cine, mГєsica, pintura, capoeira, teatro, tГ­teres, talleres, seminarios, cursos… Todo lo que se manifestaba parecГ­a…

63. La costurera y el viento Читать →

Автор: En la novela corta ' La costurera y el viento' CГ©sar Aira hace uso de lo que mГЎs sabe. Su facilidad para imaginar y a travГ©s de la imaginaciГіn confrontar al olvido, para que junto a la memoria como apoyo, ir cosechando los recuerdos de a uno, que sin su ayuda sГіlo serГ­an desechos en…

64. The Chosen Читать →

Автор: With dramatic force, with a simplicity that seizes the heart, The Chosen illumines-for us, for now-the eternal, powerful bonds of love and pain that join father and son, and the ways in which these bonds are, and must be, broken if the boy is to become a man. …

65. The Surrendered Читать →

Автор: A brilliant, haunting story about beauty, loyalty, memory, and war-an unforgettable novel that returns to themes of expatriatism and Korean culture that first made Chang-rae Lee's reputation. The bestselling and award-winning author of Native Speaker, A Gesture Life, and Aloft returns with a masterful new novel. A spellbinding story, startling in its insights and impact, The…

66. Factotum Читать →

Автор: En esta novela autobiogrГЎfica de sus aГ±os de juventud, el autor nos describe la vida de su alter ego Henry Chinaski saltando de un empleo a otro, todos sГіrdidos, duros, sin sentido, emborrachГЎndose a muerte, con la obsesiГіn de follar, intentando materializar su vida de escritor y nos ofrece una visiГіn brutalmente divertida y melancГіlicamente…

67. Ham On Rye Читать →

Автор: “In what is widely hailed as the best of his many novels, Charles Bukowski details the long, lonely years of his own hardscrabble youth in the raw voice of alter ego Henry Chinaski. From a harrowingly cheerless childhood in Germany through acne-riddled high school years and his adolescent discoveries of alcohol, women, and the Los…

68. The Captain Is Out to Lunch Читать →

Автор: “I am not in a contest. I never wanted fame or money. I wanted to get the word down the way I wanted it, that's all. And I had to get the words down or be overcome by something worse than death.” So writes the late Charles Bukowski in his entry for 6/23/92 (12:34 AM).…

69. La Guarida Del LeГіn Читать →

Автор: La aristГіcrata empobrecida Isabella Vernaducci provocarГ­a a la mismГ­sima muerte para rescatar a su hermano encarcelado. Aunque el miedo oprimiera su corazГіn, desafiarГ­a la embrujada y maldita guarida del leГіn: el amenazante palazzo del legendario y letal Nicolai DeMarco. LA BESTIA Los rumores decГ­an que el poderoso Nicolai podГ­a dominar los cielos, que la bestia de abajo…

70. Boomsday Читать →

Автор: From The Washington Post Reviewed by Judy Budnitz Does government-sanctioned suicide offer the same potential for satire as, say, the consumption of children? Possibly. One need only look to Kurt Vonnegut's story “Welcome to the Monkey House,” with its…

71. Thank You for Smoking Читать →

Автор: “Nick Naylor had been called many things since becoming chief spokesman for the Academy of Tobacco Studies. But until now no one had actually compared him to Satan.” They might as well have, though. “Gucci Goebbels,” “yuppie Mephistopheles,” and “death merchant” are just a few endearments Naylor has earned himself as the tobacco lobby's premier…

72. Wet Work Читать →

Автор: Thanks to Hollywood and writers like Christopher Buckley, America has given the world a brand-new literary form: the revenge comedy. In the movies, maverick cops roam the world, taking names, kicking butts, and making wisecracks. For all the gore, pictures like Die Hard are essentially Road Runner cartoons with superior special effects. Audiences do more…

73. The Prestige Читать →

Автор: Flyleaf: After ten years of quietude, author Christopher Priest (nominated one of the Best of Young British Novelists in 1983) returns with a triumphant tale of dueling prestidigitators and impossible acts. In 1878, two young stage magicians clash in a darkened salon during the course of a fraudulent sйance. From this moment, their lives spin webs of…

74. Choke Читать →

Автор: «IF YOU'RE GOING TO READ THIS, DON'T BOTHER. After a couple pages, you won't want to be here. So forget it. Go away. Get out while you're still in one piece. Save yourself. There has to be something better on television. Or since you have so much time on your hands, maybe you could take a night course.…

75. Diary Читать →

Автор: Diary “CAN YOU FEEL THIS?” Diary takes the form of a “coma diary” kept by one Misty Tracy Wilmot as her…

76. Error Humano Читать →

Автор: Error humano es la tercera novela de Chuck Palahniuk, es principalmente una serie de reflexiones, entrevistas y anГ©cdotas muchas de ellas originadas por el efecto de la pelГ­cula de “El club de la Lucha ”. Por un lado tenemos una parte en la que Palahniuk reflexiona sobre las necesidades de socializaciГіn que tenemos los humanos, ya…

77. Fight Club Читать →

Автор: Every weekend, in the basements and parking lots of bars across the country, young men with good white-collar jobs and absent fathers take off their shoes and shirts and fight each other barehanded just as long as they have to. Then they go back to those jobs with blackened eyes and loosened teeth and the…

78. Fugatives & Refugees Читать →

Автор: Fugitives & Refugees A WALK IN PORTLAND, OREGON Chuck Palahniuk Grateful acknowledgment is made for permission to reprint the following material to: …

79. Fugatives & Refugees Читать →

Автор: « Fugitives & Refugees A WALK IN PORTLAND,OREGON Chuck Palahniuk Grateful acknowledgment is made for permission to reprint the following material to: Anton Pace and Delta Cafe, for the recipes “Fritters,” “Fritter Dip,” and “Black-Eyed Peas.” Reprinted by permission of the Delta Cafe. Le Happy Bar, Inc., for the recipe “Faux Vegan Crepes.” Copyright© 2002 by Le Happy Bar, Inc.…

80. Invisible Monsters Читать →

Автор: For Geoff, who said, “This is how to steal drugs.” And Ina, who said, “This is lip liner.” And Janet, who said, “This is silk georgette.” And my editor, Patricia, who kept saying, “This is not good, enough.”