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O livro que deu origem ao novo filme do diretor Ang Lee. Em plena guerra do Iraque, a equipe de uma emissora de TV registra uma violenta batalha de soldados americanos contra insurgentes iraquianos. Três minutos e quarenta e três segundos de...
This satirical drama from one of the only playwrights regarded as a contemporary equal of Shakespeare may have originally been performed in the early 1600s, but it feels remarkably fresh centuries later. Beginning with a prologue which devolves into...
This debut collection from the man Malcolm Gladwell described as a genius took readers by storm. From the slums of Haiti to a golf course in Myanmar, and from the Colombian jungle to the diamond mines of Sierra Leone, Ben Fountain's impeccable and...
The well-intentioned protagonists of Brief Encounters with Che Guevara are caught -- to both disastrous and hilarious effect -- in the maelstrom of political and social upheaval surrounding them. In 'Near-Extinct Birds of the Central Cordillera,' an...
New York Times BestsellerNow a Major Motion Picture“Brilliantly done . . . grand, intimate, and joyous.”—New York Times Book Review“Mothers, father, sons, and daughters: read this giant-hearted novel.”—MARIA SEMPLE, author of Where’d You Go,...
NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE BY OSCAR-WINNING DIRECTOR ANG LEEBilly Lynn is home from Iraq. And he's a YouTube sensation.Tonight, with the nation's eyes on him, Billy steps out onto the field at the Dallas Cowboys' Thanksgiving football game.Tomorrow,...
J. Richard Fountain(9473988)
Modern scholars have varied responses to apocalyptic narrative in the Synoptic Gospels. Some ignore it; others reinterpret it and don't think that Jesus' warning about persecution works in this setting. In order to understand apocalyptic in the New...
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction and a finalist for the National Book Award!From the PEN/Hemingway Award-winning author of the critically acclaimed short story collection, Brief Encounters with Che Guevara, comes Billy...sob encomenda
Em plena guerra do Iraque, a equipe de uma emissora de TV registra uma violenta batalha de soldados americanos contra insurgentes iraquianos. Três minutos e quarenta e três segundos de brutalidade são suficientes para transformar o jovem cabo Billy...
A debut anthology of short fiction by an O. Henry- and Pushcart Prize-winning author features a goup of protagonists caught in the middle of the political and social upheaval surrounding them, in such works as 'Near-Extinct Birds of the Central...