By Alfred DePew
Read or Download The Melancholy of Departure PDF
Best literary short stories books
"In seek of the Bluebird: depression tales on Love and Terror, by means of writer Franco D’Rivera, offers an eclectic and unique collection of inventive images of the absurd, established at the zeitgeist of the human in a truth side-stepped, battling the iron grip of constrictions. in a single tale a guy unearths himself in love with an international that's frightened of him.
Novuyo Rosa Tshuma has received overseas approval for her brief fiction. during this, her first assortment – together with a novella and 5 brief tales – Novuyo screens the breathtaking expertise that has visible her win various awards. She sketches, with wonderful accuracy, the realities of lifestyle in Zimbabwean townships and the odd intricacies of being a foreigner in Johannesburg.
Len Gasparini is a grasp of the darkish, hard-edged, densely layered tale. In his most up-to-date tale collection, The Snows of Yesteryear, he charts the weather of the human middle with compassion, humor, nostalgia, and irony. His characters are formed as a lot through destiny as through the hungry ghosts in their personal pasts.
Okataloa County, Oklahoma is something yet a sleepy city nowadays. Special-needs ghost Billy Craig haunts the neighborhood Pen & Quill artistic Writing Society, whereas throughout city Janice Lynn solves her homelessness predicament by means of profitable self-respect and a lime-green Volkswagen. star billionaires and Brangelina updates, regularly one click on and inbox away, are digital distractions as those lady protagonists confront life’s storms.
- The Siege in the Room: Three Novellas (Catalan Literature)
- Die Paradiesmaschine: Erzählungen (German Edition)
- Octavia's Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements
- Nichtsangst: Fragmente auf Tod und Leben (German Edition)
Additional resources for The Melancholy of Departure