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Two novellas

by Theodor Fontane

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Published by Penguin Books in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTheodor Fontane ; translated, with notes, by Gabriele Annan ; and with an introduction by Erich Heller.
SeriesPenguin classics
ContributionsAnnan, Gabriele., Fontane, Theodor, 1819-1898.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT1863 .A713 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 231 p. ;
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL563528M
ISBN 100140435247
LC Control Number96147955

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In two novellas in "Childhood," Gerard Reve examines that period from the perspective of two narrators. In "Werther Nieland," the first, Elmer, is by any standard, a rather peculiar child. (This is /5(10). Each of the two stories in this book are fascinating, complex & well written.

One, from the turn of the last century, is based on a true crime. The other, set in the modern era, illustrates ancient bigotry is /5(21). The novella is both intriguing, and shocking as it comments on society's hierarchy and the morality that lies within.

The narrator is a trustworthy voice who is caught up Two novellas book a world of bugs and insects that he does not see the activities going on in the house he is by: 1.

The book, split between two novellas, teems with gurus and neurotics, martyrs and perverts, but whatever their differences, nearly all of them are storytellers, too. What a shame for them, then, that someone is always listening—and what a joy for us to read.”/5(16). Two novellas and ten short stories from Shriver, all of which, in some way, are concerned with property or possessions, often transferred to or from people or contested between them.

As ever, Shriver's tone is cool, sardonic, watchful and merciless in its exposure/5. Sudha Murty’s new book comprises two novellas that explore two quests by two different men—both for mothers they never knew they had. Venkatesh, a bank manager, stumbles upon his lookalike one fine day.

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The film is based on the first novella/5. Franny and Zooey is a book by American author J. Salinger which comprises his short story "Franny" and novella Zooey / ˈ z oʊ. iː /. The two works were published together as a book inhaving originally appeared in The New Yorker in and respectively.

The book focuses on siblings Franny and Zooey, the two youngest members of the Glass family, which was a frequent focus of Author: J.

Salinger. James Lasdun’s new book is actually two novellas, Feathered Glory and Afternoon of a Faun, and the headline act is clearly the second tale. Dominick Dunne's novel The Two Mrs. Grenvilles chronicles a fictional tug-of-war between these characters, based on a factual tug-of-war between the characters on which they are based.

I love Dominick Dunne, whom I affectionately refer to as "that The first Mrs. Grenville is a triplet from the kind of family that the painter John Singer Sargent captured in portrait.4/5. A novella is a work of narrative prose fiction, longer than a short story but shorter than a hers and literary award societies typically consider a novella's word count to be betw words, although definitions vary.

The English word "novella" derives from the Italian novella, feminine of novello, which means "new". The novella is a common literary genre in. Readers tend to love novellas, because they have the accomplishment of reading a book but not have to devote too much energy or time to it, and writers tend to love novellas because it allows them more space than a short story but it isn’t as life-consuming as creating a weighty tome of a novel.

Below is a list of literary journals and. The second novella, which fell after books one and two, and before three, was more of a fun piece that allowed me to follow up on what happened with Barbara after her.

Intermingling settings in America and Britain, Lionel Shriver’s first collection explores property in both senses of the word: real estate and stuff. These 10 short stories and two novellas illustrate how our possessions act as proxies for ourselves, and how tussles over ownership articulate the power dynamics of our relationships.

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White Mythology: Two Novellas By W.D. Clarke Dr. Ed's head is spinning: a long-lost 'son' has just been sent over to his office by the temp agency, his shopping-addicted wife seems to have disappeared, and the clinical trial that he is running for a revolutionary.

Novellas are sometimes compared to films, and I think the comparison is an apt one. If we assume t words takes approximately an hour to read, then a 30,word novella can be read in about as much time as it takes to watch a film.

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