Download Gabriel Garcia Marquez: The Last Interview: and Other by Gabriel García Márquez, David Streitfeld PDF

By Gabriel García Márquez, David Streitfeld

Author note: David Streitfeld (Editor)

An intimate and vigorous choice of interviews with an incredible of 20th century literature--the basically number of interviews with Marquez available

Hailed by way of the New York Times as a "conjurer of literary magic," Nobel Prize-winning writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez is understood to hundreds of thousands of readers world wide because the writer of One Hundred Years of Solitude. Beloved by way of readers of approximately every age, he's without doubt the preferred literary novelist in translation--and he is still so this present day, a decade after the e-book of his ultimate novel.

as well as the first-ever English translation of Marquez's final interview, this extraordinary quantity comprises his first interview, performed whereas he was once within the throes of writing One Hundred Years of Solitude, which finds the younger author years earlier than the intense onslaught of luck that may make him a loved ones identify world wide. additionally featured is a chain of surprisingly wide-ranging conversations with Marquez's pal Plinio Apuleyo Mendoza--surely the single interview with Marquez that comes with the writer's insights into either the which means of real love and the validity of superstitions. Gabriel Garcia Marquez: The final Interview also comprises interviews with Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter David Streitfeld.

A wide-ranging and revealing publication, Gabriel Garcia Marquez: The final Interview is a necessary publication for lifelong fanatics of Marquez--and readers who're simply getting encountering the master's paintings for the 1st time.

From the exchange Paperback edition.

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Download My Education: A Book of Dreams by William S. Burroughs PDF

By William S. Burroughs

My schooling is Burroughs's final novel, first released years earlier than his loss of life in 1997. it's a e-book of goals, accrued over numerous a long time and as as regards to a memoir as we are going to see. The desires disguise issues from the mundane and usual - conversations together with his neighbors Allen Ginsberg or Ian Sommerville, feeding his cats, buying medications or intercourse - to the erotic, extraordinary and visionary. consistently a wealthy resource of images in Burroughs's personal fiction, during this e-book desires develop into an immediate and robust strength in themselves.

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Download The Sport of the Gods: and Other Essential Writings by Paul Laurence Dunbar PDF

By Paul Laurence Dunbar

Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872—1906) overcame racism and poverty to develop into one of many best-known authors in the US, and the 1st African American to make money from his poetry, fiction, drama, journalism, and lectures. This unique assortment contains the quick novel the game of the Gods, Dunbar’s crucial essays and brief tales, and his most interesting poems, reminiscent of “Sympathy,” all which discover an important social, political, and humanistic matters on the sunrise of the 20th century.

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Download Cangaceiros by José Lins do Rego PDF

By José Lins do Rego

About the writer (from Goodreads):

José Lins do Rego Cavalcanti (July three, 1901 in Pilar Paraíba - September 12, 1957 in Rio de Janeiro) was once a Brazilian novelist such a lot recognized for his semi-autobiographical "sugarcane cycle." those novels have been the root of movies that had distribution within the English conversing international. in addition to Graciliano Ramos and Jorge Amado he stands as one of many maximum regionalist writers of Brazil. in response to Otto Maria Carpeaux (Brazilian literary critic), José Lins used to be "the final of the tale tellers". His first novel, Menino de Engenho ("Boy from the plantation"), was once released with trouble, yet quickly it acquired praised through the critics.

Sobre o livro:

Integrantes do chamado “Ciclo do Cangaço”, PEDRA BONITA e CANGACEIROS, de José Lins do Rêgo, abordam a realidade nordestina, fortemente marcada pela seca e pelo movimento do cangaço.

Lançado em 1953, CANGACEIROS retoma a história de Bentinho Já adulto, o rapaz se apaixona pela bela Alice. Irmão do mais famoso cangaceiro da região, o rapaz vive um amor proibido, uma vez que sua namorada é filha de um homem que odeia o cangaço.

Apesar de ter uma história de amor como fio condutor, o sertão é o grande protagonista dessa saga. Com seu estilo crítico e observador das desigualdades sociais, José Lins do Rêgo aborda a luta pela sobrevivência no sertão, a brutalidade do cangaço e os motivos que levam os homens a entrar para o movimento.

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Download Electronic Literature: New Horizons for the Literary by N. Katherine Hayles PDF

By N. Katherine Hayles

A visual presence for a few twenty years, digital literature has already produced many works that deserve the rigorous scrutiny critics have lengthy practiced with print literature. in basic terms now, notwithstanding, with digital Literature by way of N. Katherine Hayles, will we have the 1st systematic survey of the sector and an research of its significance, breadth, and wide-ranging implications for literary study.

Hayles’s publication is designed to assist digital literature flow into the study room. Her systematic survey of the sphere addresses its significant genres, the demanding situations it poses to standard literary concept, and the complicated and compelling matters at stake. She develops a theoretical framework for knowing how digital literature either attracts at the print culture and calls for new examining and interpretive ideas. Grounding her method within the evolutionary dynamic among people and know-how, Hayles argues that neither the physique nor the computing device can be given absolute theoretical precedence. really, she makes a speciality of the interconnections among embodied writers and clients and the clever machines that practice digital texts.

Through shut readings of significant works, Hayles demonstrates new mode of narration is rising that differs considerably from past types. Key to her argument is the remark that the majority modern literature has its genesis as digital documents, in order that print turns into a particular mode for digital textual content instead of a wholly varied medium. Hayles illustrates the consequences of this situation with 3 modern novels that undergo the mark of the electronic.

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Download Can I Get An Amen? by Sarah Healy PDF

By Sarah Healy

"When the very last thing you will want is the only factor you would like, you've obtained to have a bit faith...."


"Growing up, Ellen Carlisle used to be a Christian: She went to Jesus camp, downed stale Nilla Wafers at Sunday university, and not, ever performed with Ouija forums. Now, years later, whilst infertility prevents her from giving her formidable legal professional husband a kinfolk, she unearths herself on the point of divorce, unemployed, and dwelling together with her right-wing, born-again Christian mom and dad in her suburban New Jersey place of origin. There the universities are deepest, the prior is public, and benefits are available in lump sums.

Then Ellen meets a guy to whom she believes she will be able to open her middle, and he or she starts to imagine that perhaps it's precise that every thing occurs for a reason--until all that was once going good starts off going very badly and Ellen is eventually compelled to dig deep to discover her personal model of religion.

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Download Goodnight, Nebraska by Tom McNeal PDF

By Tom McNeal

On the age of 17, Randall Hunsacker shoots his mother's boyfriend, steals a motor vehicle and springs on the subject of killing himself. His moment likelihood lies in a small Nebraska farm city, the place the landmarks comprise McKibben's Mobil Station, Frmka's Superette, and an indication that says The Wages of Sin is Hell. this is often Goodnight, a spot so ingrown and provincial that Randall calls it "Sludgeville"-until he begins considering it as domestic.

In this pitch-perfect novel, Tom McNeal explores the currents of wish, ardour, and cruelty underneath the skin of the yank heartland. In Randall, McNeal creates an outcast whose redemption lies in Goodnight, an odd, small, yet eventually embracing group the place Randall will encourage worry and adulation, win the affection of an attractive lady and approximately throw all of it away.

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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Download Mayday by Nelson DeMille, Thomas Block PDF

By Nelson DeMille, Thomas Block

Twelve miles above the Pacific Ocean, a missile moves a jumbo passenger jet. The flight team is crippled or lifeless. Now, defying either nature and guy, 3 survivors needs to in attaining the very unlikely. Land the aircraft. From grasp storyteller Nelson DeMille and grasp pilot Thomas Block comes Maydaythe vintage bestseller that packs a supersonic surprise at each flip of the page....the so much terrifyingly practical air catastrophe mystery ever. Like a growing to be tidal wave, the escaping air was once amassing momentum. A teenaged lady in aisle 18, seat D, close to the port-side aisle, her seat dislocated via the unique impression, without warning chanced on herself gripping her seat song at the ground, her overturned seat nonetheless strapped to her physique. The seatbelt failed and the seat shot down the aisle. She misplaced her grip and was once dragged after it. Her eyes have been full of horror as she dug her nails into the carpet, because the racing air pulled her towards the yawning gap that led outdoor. Her cries have been unheard through even these passengers who sat slightly inches clear of her fight. The noise of the escaping air used to be so loud that it was once now not decipherable as sound, yet appeared as an alternative a superb factor pounding on the humans of their seats......

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