Emerald City

And Other Stories

These eleven masterful stories - the first collection from acclaimed author Jennifer Egan - deal with loneliness and longing, regret and desire. Egan's characters, models and housewives, bankers and schoolgirls, are united by their search for something outside their own realm of experience.
They set out from locations as exotic as China and Bora Bora, as cosmopolitan as downtown Manhattan, or as familiar as suburban Illinois to seek their own transformations. Elegant and poignant, the stories in Emerald City are seamless evocations of self-discovery.
Rezension
Egan displays wonderful empathy toward people who are standing at the brink of life; her tales celebrate the power of hope and redemption. Like a necklace in which every stone is a stunner, Emerald City will take your breath away Glamour
Portrait

Jennifer Egan was born in Chicago and raised in San Francisco. She attended the University of Pennsylvania and St John's College, Cambridge. She is the author of three novels, The Invisible Circus, Look at Me, a finalist for the National Book Award, and the bestselling The Keep, and a short story collection, Emerald City. She has published short fiction in The New Yorker, Harper's, McSweeney's and Ploughshares, among others, and her journalism appears frequently in the New York Times Magazine. A Visit from the Goon Squad won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 2011.

… weiterlesen
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 176
Erscheinungsdatum 19.01.2012
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-1-78033-121-8
Verlag Little Brown & Co Inc
Maße (L/B/H) 195/128/17 mm
Gewicht 194
Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
8,99
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt. zzgl. Versandkosten
Versandfertig innerhalb 48 Stunden
Kostenlose Lieferung ab 20 Einkaufwert
Versandkostenfrei für Bonuscard-Kunden
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 30460780
    Invisible Circus
    von Jennifer Egan
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 3669765
    Tipping The Velvet
    von Sarah Waters
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    9,99
  • 40420153
    Everything I Never Told You
    von Celeste Ng
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 4049078
    Look at Me
    von Jennifer Egan
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    13,99
  • 56051475
    Manhattan Beach
    von Jennifer Egan
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    17,99
  • 34910866
    The Life List
    von Lori Nelson Spielman
    (6)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,99
  • 70728844
    Turtles All the Way Down
    von John Green
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    14,99
  • 19261485
    To Kill a Mockingbird. 50th Anniversary Edition
    von Harper Lee
    (2)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    5,99
  • 4570744
    The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
    von Mark Haddon
    (11)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 15053199
    Silver Bay
    von Jojo Moyes
    (1)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,99

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

Emerald City - Jennifer Egan

Emerald City

von Jennifer Egan

Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
8,99
+
=
The Keep - Jennifer Egan

The Keep

von Jennifer Egan

Buch (Taschenbuch)
9,99
+
=

für

18,98

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt. zzgl. Versandkosten

Alle kaufen