Marco Balzano,Francesco M. Cataluccio,Neige De's Milano (Italian Edition) PDF

By Marco Balzano,Francesco M. Cataluccio,Neige De Benedetti,Paolo Di Stefano,Giorgio Fontana,Helena Janeczek

Milano borghese e industriosa, colta e illuminata, corrotta, avvelenata; capitale della moda e del layout, della finanza e della cultura; Milano e l’emarginazione, Milano e l’emigrazione, los angeles città a cerchi concentrici e l’hinterland, l. a. Scala, los angeles Fiera, l’Expo. Tutto questo è Milano e molto altro: i racconti di questa antologia svelano cosa è oggi, cosa sarà domani, l. a. metropoli italiana in keeping with antonomasia. Sei scrittori contemporanei che ci guidano fra le sue strade e ci aiutano a capire come e dove è cambiata e quale direzione sta prendendo.

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After Effects: A Zimbell House Anthology by Zimbell House Publishing,Andrew Mayden,Arthur Carey,Ben PDF

By Zimbell House Publishing,Andrew Mayden,Arthur Carey,Ben Fine,David Langlinais,David Massey,E. W. Farnsworth,Jamie Landry,Jessica Naab,Lisa Clark

After results is a suite of twenty-seven brief tales that dig into the downfall of someone, group, or society as a complete; and what the after results of that wreck entail.
Some are funny, a few are touching, yet all make us pause and reflect.

Featured Contributors:

Andrew Mayden, Arthur Carey, Ben positive,
Brandon French, David P. Langlinais, David Massey,
E. E. King, E. W. Farnsworth, Jamie Landry,
Jessica Naab, Jessica Swearingen, Joe English,
J. D. G. Perldeiner, J. N. Clausen, Justin Palmer,
Kathryn Schleich, Lisa Clark, Mary Wild,
Matthew Jankiewicz, P. A. Wikoff, Shaun Polakow, Stephen J. O’Shea, Steve Carr, Tamar Shapiro-Tamir,
TJ Hart, and Zachary T. Wiser

Zimbell residence Publishing is devoted to assisting new writers develop into
quality authors.

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Read e-book online Montreal Noir (Akashic Noir) PDF

By John McFetridge,Jacques Filippi

Akashic Books keeps its award-winning sequence of unique noir anthologies, introduced in 2004 with Brooklyn Noir. each one publication contains all new tales, every one set in a special local or position in the respective urban. Following the good fortune of Toronto Noir, the Noir sequence explores new Canadian terrain, that includes either English and Francophone authors.

Brand-new tales by: Patrick Senécal, Tess Fragoulis, Howard Shrier, Michel Basilières, Robert Pobi, Samuel Archibald, Geneviève Lefebvre, Ian Truman, Johanne Seymour, Arjun Basu, Martin Michaud, Melissa Yi, Catherine McKenzie, Peter Kirby, and Brad Smith.

From the advent via John McFetridge & Jacques Filippi:

Montreal is without doubt one of the oldest towns in North the US and seems in a relentless nation of flux, altering its character each few a long time. at the present time, town has its personal language: Franglais (or Frenglish). might be the 1st be aware spoken in that language used to be noir...

Perhaps it truly is becoming assortment that brings such a lot of of Montreal's cultures jointly is noir. a lot of the city's literary culture used to be outlined by means of the 2 solitudes and many of the works delved deeply into unmarried neighborhoods...This assortment, with voices of French and English writers, visits many neighborhoods and combines them into anything that's, if no longer absolutely coherent, no less than as coherent because the attractive mess that's Montreal...Each local is assorted, and naturally, each one Montrealer (Montrealais) is various, making up the items of the mosaic of our urban. a few are brilliant and glossy, others are darker and somber, yet all have a shadow within the noir.

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Download e-book for iPad: Hammer, Säge, Pinsel &. Co. (German Edition) by Marten Petersen

By Marten Petersen

Es gibt wohl niemanden, der nicht von einem Besuch in einem Bau- oder Heimwerkermarkt erzählen kann. Der Baumarkt als Heiratsmarkt, als Ort des Horrors oder Schauplatz eines Krimis, die Erlebnisse sind äußerst vielfältig, wie die vielen eingegangenen Beiträge zu dieser Anthologie beweisen.

Die schönsten Geschichten wurden von einer Jury ausgewählt und füllen dieses Buch mit kurzweiliger Literatur. So mancher wird sich in den Texten wiederfinden.

Ich danke den Hagebau-Märkten in Bremervörde und Zeven für ihre Unterstützung.

Der Überschuss aus dem Verkauf des Buches geht an den »Förderverein Wohnheim für Menschen mit Behinderungen HORIZONTE« in Husum
http://www.husumer-horizonte.de/foerderverein.html

Zudem können drei GewinnerInnen sich über lukrative Einkaufsgutscheine für einen Hagebaumarkt in ihrer Nähe freuen.

Als Herausgeber wünsche ich allen LeserInnen viel Vergnügen!

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New PDF release: Fiction River: Christmas Ghosts (Fiction River: An Original

By Louise Marley,Dean Wesley Smith,Lisa Silverthorne,M.L. Buchman,Mary Jo Putney,Kristine Kathryn Rusch,Carole Nelson Douglas,Anthea Lawson,Fiction River,Kristine Grayson

For the fourth anthology within the Fiction River line, paranormal romance author Kristine Grayson invited a stellar lineup of cross-genre authors to inform heartwarming tales of affection set within the vacation season. From Regency England to fashionable day Portland, Oregon, ghosts facilitate—or attempt to stop—true love at nighttime on the finish of the 12 months. that includes tales through bestselling authors Mary Jo Putney and Carole Nelson Douglas to fan favorites M.L. Buchman and Anthea Lawson, Christmas Ghosts offers the right starting to the mid-winter festivities.

“A sugary Christmas deal with in case you love romance.”

—Publisher’s Weekly

"The liked Victorian Christmas ghost storytelling culture maintains to thrive in modern-day, and this multi-genre anthology of brief tales is evidence. Cuddle up subsequent to a crackling fireplace with a few vacation track taking part in softly within the heritage, and lose your self in 8 notable Christmas tales via a gang of super-talented, cross-genre authors. not just are they heartwarming, yet they include secret, technological know-how fiction, romance and ghosts! a couple of are typically extra lively than others, yet every one is designated, and warranted to jingle someone’s bells."

—RT publication Reviews

"This identify bargains 8 unique love tales that may supply romance readers a number of enjoyable satisfied endings.”

—Library Journal

“We completely loved each story in Christmas Ghosts. the gathering bargains a distinct cross-genre take all inside of one sturdy tome of stories. take pleasure in it with a pitcher of your favourite eggnog by means of a roaring, crackling fireplace this vacation season… and hiya, it is going nice with Halloween … as well!”

—Astroguyz

“Each story will take you on an eerie love experience and all turn out with a hot and loving end gearing you up into the Christmas spirit. Kristine Grayson has selected the superior to be integrated during this anthology, certain to provide the reader thrills in addition to an abundance of romance and love. Settle your self down with a scorching drink and entertain your self with this excellent booklet that might satisfy your wish for romance sought through the impressive magical time of Christmas. this can be a needs to learn for somebody having fun with a bit mystical event at this nice time of the year.”

—Fresh Fiction

Fiction River is an unique fiction anthology sequence. Modeled on profitable anthology sequence of the previous, from Orbit to Universe to Pulphouse: The Hardback journal, the objective of Fiction River is to supply a discussion board for “original ground-breaking fiction of all genres.”

Each Fiction River quantity may have digital and exchange paperback concerns released by way of WMG Publishing, and should function the very best new and demonstrated fiction writers in publishing.

Dean Wesley Smith and Kristine Kathryn Rusch are award-winning editors, in addition to award-winning writers, and should act as sequence editors for the anthologies.

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Read e-book online Voces -30, Nueva Narrativa Latinoamericana (Spanish Edition) PDF

By Claudia Apablaza

Voces -30, nueva narrativa latinoamericana es una antología de cuentos que reúne a algunos de los autores que están escribiendo y publicando hoy, desde México hasta l. a. Patagonia. Son menores de 30 años, han ganado premios y tienen más de una publicación. Sus estilos e imaginarios sorprenden por tener un espíritu fresco e íntimo. Aquí se cruzan el campo y l. a. ciudad, los angeles familia y los angeles juventud, los fantasmas del pasado y el futuro. A su vez, cada una de estas “voces” cuenta con un proyecto literario que creemos, tendrá una proyección en el tiempo y que dará qué hablar durante los próximos años, empezando por hoy.
Autores: Diego Zúñiga, Valeria Luiselli, Agustín Acevedo Kanopa, Mauro Libertella, Andrés Cadena, Ileana Elordi, Valeria Tentoni, Daniel Saldaña París, Enza García Arreaza, Saúl Montaño, Jennifer Thorndike, Antônio Xerxenesky, Rodrigo Fuentes, Legna Rodríguez Iglesias, Ulises Juárez Polanco, Diana Varas, Luisa Geisler y Pedro Casusol.

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Download PDF by Katharina Maier: Die besten Lebensweisheiten der Welt: Eine sorgsame Auswahl

By Katharina Maier

Lebensweisheiten überbrücken die Abgründe von Zeit und Subjektivität und wenden sich dem Allgemein-Menschlichen zu. Sie geben uns Orientierung, lassen uns einen Blick auf den Grund der Dinge werfen oder holen uns auf den Boden der Tatsachen zurück. Aus reicher Erfahrung oder momenthafter Erkenntnis entsprungen, lassen uns Lebensweisheiten für einen Augenblick innehalten und reißen uns aus der alltäglichen Akzeptanz des Lebens als Selbstverständlichkeit.

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Download e-book for iPad: Les Mots des mères (Bouquins) (French Edition) by Yvonne KNIBIEHLER,Martine SAGAERT

By Yvonne KNIBIEHLER,Martine SAGAERT

Longtemps, les hommes ont défini l. a. maternité à leur manière : succédant aux prêtres, les philosophes, les médecins, les politiques ont prescrit des règles de conduite aux " filles d'Ève ". Les femmes n'avaient pas leur mot à dire, à l'exception des mieux nanties ou des plus combatives. Progressivement, l'instruction des filles s'est généralisée, les femmes ont osé revendiquer leurs droits. Puis, grâce aux progrès scientifiques, elles ont pu limiter leur fécondité, devenir mères selon leur volonté et non plus selon leur " nature ". Et en gagnant leur vie, en accédant à l'espace public, elles ont pris los angeles parole de plus en plus librement.
Que disent les femmes, qu'écrivent-elles sur los angeles maternité, sur los angeles relation entre mère et enfant ? En leur donnant ici los angeles parole, en mettant en valeur leurs dits et leurs écrits, présentés dans leur contexte historique et social, cet ouvrage, qui inclut une anthologie littéraire – du XVIIe siècle à nos jours –, offre une histoire passionnante et originale.
D'une grande diversité (lettres, billets d'abandon, conseils de nourrices, traités d'éducation, poèmes, journaux, romans, autofictions, écrits pour l. a. jeunesse, bandes dessinées, blogs...), les textes proposés émanent d'écrivaines célèbres ou d'anonymes. En abordant des thèmes aussi divers que le déni de grossesse, les nouvelles configurations familiales, los angeles transmission maternelle ou l. a. conciliation maternité-travail, ils illustrent des évolutions de l. a. société contemporaine et les nouvelles façons d'être mère.

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Les rubans du cerf-volant (Bleu de chine) (French Edition) by Collectifs,Geneviève Imbot-Bichet,Zhang Yinde,Françoise PDF

By Collectifs,Geneviève Imbot-Bichet,Zhang Yinde,Françoise Naour,Li Jinjia,Hervé Denès,Brigitte Duzan,Sébastien Veg

L’année 2014 est une année de commémoration entre l. a. Chine et l. a. France : elle marque l’anniversaire d’un demi-siècle d'établissement de kinfolk diplomatiques entre les deux will pay, à l’instigation du général de Gaulle. Pour célébrer l’événement, nous avons choisi de publier une anthologie qui illustre ces cinquante années. Nous avons pris le parti de présenter deux auteurs marquants par décennie, dans un souci de parité. Chaque texte est ainsi le reflet d’une époque saisi par un écrivain connu et reconnu, en France comme en Chine.

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Read e-book online La memoria dei vivi (L'Arcipelago Einaudi Vol. 140) (Italian PDF

By Rossella Milone

L'ostinato perdurare dell'amore di fronte alla malattia. Due sorelle diversissime, divise da anni di silenzi e incomprensioni. Un padre anziano che make a decision di risposarsi, costringendo los angeles figlia a confrontarsi con il grigiore del proprio matrimonio. Da una giovane narratrice napoletana, tre racconti lunghi di sorprendente intensità. Tre storie di donne spaventate dalla libertà, abituate a vivere con lo sguardo rivolto all'indietro, perché in fondo «tutto quello che succede è un ricordo». Arriva un momento in cui il peso delle scelte compiute s'ingrossa fino a travolgerci. I fantasmi del passato chiedono il conto, seguendo un disegno oscuro e inarrestabile che s'intreccia con i legami famigliari e poi scende in profondità, consistent with dare forma a «una solitudine dilagante che pian piano prende spazio nella carne, fino a diventare tessuto essa stessa». Lena ha accantonato los angeles sua carriera accademica according to dedicarsi interamente al marito, gravemente malato. Il giorno dell'inaugurazione della stazione faunistica che lei avrebbe dovuto dirigere, si trova faccia a faccia con quel mondo che credeva di aver chiuso fuori dalla porta. Silvana e Carmen hanno lo stesso padre, ma non potrebbero essere più diversified: sottomessa e rispettosa l. a. prima, estroversa e calcolatrice los angeles seconda. Fin da bambina Silvana ha vissuto all'ombra della sorella, e rivederla dopo tanti anni risveglierà in entrambe un rancore sordo, «simile a un conforto». great è intontita da una vita che le sembra una perdita di pace, da un marito capitatole quasi in keeping with caso e poi accantonato in un angolo insieme a molti altri pensieri. Quando il vecchio padre si risposa con los angeles signorina Teresa, great si sente tradita: accettare los angeles felicità altrui le sembra un compito impossibile. Tre storie, tre destini, tre donne: ciascuna di loro è fotografata nel momento esatto in cui l'amore, los angeles solitudine, il coraggio e il dolore, convergono in un unico punto. È allora che i ricordi diventano ciò che di più prezioso abbiamo, e confrontarsi con i propri errori e le proprie debolezze sembra l'unica through consistent with affrontare le difficoltà del presente. «La memoria sola sopravvive. Se lo cube più volte, nella testa, lo ripete come un mantra, come un Padre Nostro, le serve una qualsiasi forma di preghiera che possa convincerla». Con una voce densa e profondamente istintiva, Rossella Milone riflette sulla vita e sulla morte, compiendo a ogni pagina una dissezione di memorie e affetti di straordinaria maturità. «Si chiede come ci sia finita lì, in quel posto bellissimo, quando sente che i suoi posti adesso sono altri. Certi luoghi li riempie consistent with finta, in step with sbaglio, il suo corpo non possiede più gli strumenti consistent with convivere col mondo».

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