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By Gian Luca Favetto

Le vite sono fatte di storie più che di atomi e ciascuno ha le sue, ciascuno è le sue storie. Le diventa. Quando si cube radici, si cube storie.«Uno coltiva il suo giardino di cose memorie pensieri dubbi curiosità e se lo porta dietro, sempre dietro anche il più metropolitano degli uomini , dietro e dentro. Lo porta in viaggio con sé. È il suo zaino, l. a. sua valigia. Lì custodisce le proprie radici. Ogni tanto le bagna. Ogni tanto le fa respirare. Fa loro vedere il mondo. Le adopera come polpastrelli. È con le radici che incontri il mondo, con ciò che le radici producono.»Favetto racconta radici che si diramano nello spazio e nel pace: nascono da un torrente, da un campo di calcio, da una pagina scritta, da uno schermo cinematografico. Partono dal Vietnam e ci portano in una valle piemontese, a Venezia, a Benares, a Madrid, in Giappone.

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By Louis LANGLOIS

De jeunes et jolies Slaves ont appris, au grand dam de leurs amoureux, qu’elles pouvaient négocier leur virginité auprès de fortunés princes arabes. Pour mener à bien cette transaction, elles confient leur destin à une enterprise censée faire d’elles les riches élues d’une nuit. L’accueil n’aura pas le lustre affiché et le prince ne sera pas toujours charmant. L’assassinat de l’un d’eux justifie une enquête sérieuse du Commissaire Colonna. Il découvre ainsi l’activité terrifiante qui se trame dans une des marinas de Cannes.
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By W. Thomas

Tom was once born into rejection and abuse. At an early age he makes his personal direction in existence. the adventure takes him many locations and he meets all types of individuals. a few of whom he mentions, too few of them are strong. Tom's tale is pleasing, it is going to set off all of your feelings, create new expertise and it really is filled with adventure.

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Read e-book online Tempeste (Dal mondo) (Italian Edition) PDF

By Thad Ziolkowski,Nello Giugliano

Tornato a casa dopo aver rinunciato a un’ambiziosa carriera accademica, Lewis si accorge che Wichita, l. a. città della sua infanzia, non è cambiata poi molto. Come non è cambiata l. a. famiglia che si period lasciato alle spalle lì nel Kansas. Non è cambiata Abby, sua madre, che al curriculum dei lavori folli e improbabili nei quali continua a lanciarsi ha appena aggiunto los angeles qualifica di cacciatrice di twister. E non è cambiato Seth, il suo difficile fratello, affetto da seri disturbi psicotici e dedito con grande passione a droghe ed eccessi di ogni tipo. Moderna corte dei miracoli, los angeles casa di Abby e Seth è popolata da un senzatetto rissoso, un vecchio sciamano, giovani punk in cerca d’affetto, un gruppo di autocoscienza femminile, spogliarelliste che si esibiscono in keeping with sponsorizzare los angeles vendita di pali da lap dance componibili a uso domestico, un normalissimo marito spinto dall’LSD advert accettare promiscuità e poligamia... Come una specie di Dorothy imbottita di cocaina, anche Lewis vedrà los angeles propria esistenza irrimediabilmente trasformata da un twister, ma il regno di ounces ricreato dalla geniale penna di Ziolkowski è lo stesso Kansas, e al posto dell’uomo di latta, del leone e dello spaventapasseri advert animare e rendere indimenticabili le pagine di questa grande opera di narrativa c’è tutto un corteo di persone e personaggi che, in line with quanto innegabilmente sopra le righe, non varcano mai il confine di una più che realistica credibilità.

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Download PDF by Shaheed Cure: Cracks in the Ceiling

By Shaheed Cure

In an international the place many folks decide to shut their eyes to the violence one younger guy makes a decision to make a transformation. regrettably, he didn't have a groundbreaking epiphany. as an alternative he used to be interested in the realization that during order for swap to ensue he needs to make the switch himself. during this drama and suspense crammed tale it follows the lifetime of a tender guy named Sinclair who might be strength to make many tricky offerings that can bring about him being the main enjoyed and hated guy during this international. unfortunately the line much less traveled could be a rocky one.

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By David Broussard

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By Stephen Dobyns

Set opposed to the violently fragmented matrix of Detroit in 1973, Dobyns' novel is an not likely fusion of affection and violence. The plot facilities round the lives of fifteen people—and 3 dogs—who stay in a Cass hall rooming condominium. while an blameless Ontario farm boy involves Detroit looking for his runaway sister, he presents a short lived concentration for the opposite citizens. They comprise a bartender/writer, an avant-garde composer and his spouse, a former policeman, a feminine artist whose hire is being paid by means of males, and a couple of aged ex-convicts—one a panhandler, the opposite a locksmith.
Robbery, homicide, a stabbing, a poisoning, and a fireplace serve to lead to a profound emotional transformation one of the characters. by contrast opposed city panorama, Dobyns weaves his extrordinary human tapestry. by way of the novel's shut, the housemates "unite" to shape a wealthy although risky world.

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I Can Get It for You Wholesale: A Novel (The Harry Bogen - download pdf or read online

By Jerome Weidman,Alistair Cooke

Jerome Weidman’s enduring vintage novel approximately existence in New York’s cutthroat garment district


Just south of occasions sq., greater than six thousand brands of attire are stuffed into the few blocks that make up Manhattan’s garment district. Their factories are cramped, noisy, and quite profitable—and Harry Bogen goes to take them for all they’re worthy. A vintage conniver, he is aware that it’s more uncomplicated, and a hell of much more enjoyable, to show a dollar by means of mendacity than via telling the truth.

 

First he convinces the delivery clerks—the pack animals of the garment industry—to move on strike. With the gown brands delivered to their knees, Harry could be there to choose them up back. His judgment of right and wrong should be conflicted, if he had one within the first place.

 

A bracing comedian sensation whilst first released, I Can Get It for You Wholesale is still a undying masterpiece—its hero nonetheless a scoundrel, and his allure as impossible to resist as ever.

This book encompasses a foreword via Alistair Cooke.

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By Vincent Jaspard,Frédéric Rose

3h - Durée : seventy five min

Trois musiciens, en costume-cravate, jouent piano, guitare, « valisophone », chantent et conversent autour d’un verre. Ils discutent de tout, de rien, du cinéma japonais et des pop-corn, d’un regard qui en dit lengthy et qui parle en alexandrins. L’un d’eux veut se débarrasser d’un bout d’arc-en-ciel, un autre prétend avoir vu Verlaine hier soir... Un univers décalé, drôle, élégant et absurde rythmé par des chansons allant de Trenet à Gershwin.

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