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Abdul Al-Jabr Khayyam
RiccardoranzAdded to the shelf 41 minutes ago
Riccardoranz
Desde su aparición en 1955, esta extraordinaria novela del mexicano Juan Rulfo se ha traducido a mas de treinta lenguas y ha dado lugar a multiples y permanentes reediciones en los países de la lengua hispana. Esta edición, única revisada y...
Pedro Paramo
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Abdul Al-Jabr Khayyam
EloiseAdded to the shelf 1 hour ago
Eloise
Japan's most highly regarded novelist now vaults into the first ranks of international fiction writers with this heroically imaginative novel, which is at once a detective story, an account of a disintegrating marriage, and an excavation of the...
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
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Luthien
by Sheila Waters
Foundations of Calligraphy
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Giovy
Alone in his New England mountain, Nathan Zukerman had been nothing but a writer: no voices, no media, no terrorist threats, no women, and no news.Now, back in New York City, walking the streets like a revenant, he quickly makes three connections...
Exit Ghost
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Che St. Aubyn sia bravo è fuori di dubbio. Certi momenti della pazzia di Dunbar tra le montagne della Cumbria sono descritti magistralmente. Ma nuoce il complesso intreccio finanziario, non banale da seguire per chi è a digiuno di certi meccanismi ...continue

«Mi hanno rubato il mio impero». Henry Dunbar, magnate canadese dei media, ha commesso un errore imperdonabile per un uomo ricco e potente come lui: voler conservare i privilegi del potere senza avere il potere. Destinando il Trust alle sue due...
La follia di Dunbar
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Eloise
As the American century draws to an uneasy close, Philip Roth gives us a novel of unqualified greatness that is an elegy for all our century's promises of prosperity, civic order, and domestic bliss. Roth's protagonist is Swede Levov, a legendary...
American Pastoral
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Tina
EloiseAdded to the shelf 1 hour ago
Eloise
Alone in his New England mountain, Nathan Zukerman had been nothing but a writer: no voices, no media, no terrorist threats, no women, and no news.Now, back in New York City, walking the streets like a revenant, he quickly makes three connections...
Exit Ghost
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Tatinka
dashiellWrote a review2 hours ago
dashiell
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Un piccolo saggio per iniziare a ri-scoprire, ancora una volta, in che mondo siamo. Non che finora non lo sia fatto. Ma occorre sempre un nuovo inizio, troppo variabili, appunto, variano, troppo lèggerà è la, mia, impalcatura culturale. La sostanz ...continue

Le politiche neoliberiste degli ultimi decenni hanno arricchito una minoranza, approfondendo le disuguaglianze e riducendo la mobilità sociale. Eppure a questo stato di cose non corrisponde una reazione di massa, come se le persone fossero...
La democrazia dei followers
  • 4 shelves
EloiseAdded to the shelf 2 hours ago
Eloise
Patrimony, a true story, touches the emotions as strongly as anything Philip Roth has ever written. Roth watches as his eighty-six-year-old father—famous for his vigor, charm, and his repertoire of Newark recollections—battles with the brain...
Patrimony
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Eloise
Lorny Added to the shelf 3 hours ago
Lorny
Lorny Added to the shelf 3 hours ago
Lorny
You know hygge when you feel it. It is when you are cuddled up on a sofa with a loved one, or sharing comfort food with your closest friends. It is those crisp blue mornings when the light through your window is just right.Who better than Meik...
The Little Book of Hygge
  • 34 shelves
Lorny Added to the shelf 3 hours ago
Lorny
What do you want to be when you grow up? It's a familiar question we're all asked as kids. While seemingly harmless, the question has unintended consequences. It can make you feel like you need to choose one job, one passion, one thing to be about......
How to Be Everything
  • 30 shelves
Lorny Added to the shelf 3 hours ago
Lorny
A guide not just for overcoming the obstacles that hold us back-but for using them for great benefit The great Athenian orator Demosthenes was born with a crippling speech impediment and was robbed of his inheritance by cruel guardians. Samuel...
The Obstacle Is the Way
  • 18 shelves
Lorny Added to the shelf 3 hours ago
Lorny
The numerous anecdotes alone are worth the price of the book . . . most readers will find themselves asking why everyone doesn't run a business as preached by the chief executive of Continental Airlines.-The Washington Post Book World . . ....
From Worst to First
  • 4 shelves