Resultados para: claire-messud
Marina, Danielle e Julius se conhecem na universidade e se tornam amigos. Todos têm algo em comum: estão certos de que em muito pouco tempo estarão fazendo algo extremamente importante para o mundo. Porém, quando chegam perto dos 30, as coisas não...
Julia and Cassie have been friends since nursery school. They have shared everything, including their desire to escape the stifling limitations of their birthplace, the quiet town of Royston, Massachusetts. But as the two girls enter adolescence,...pré-venda
Julia and Cassie have been friends since nursery school. They have shared everything, including their desire to escape the stifling limitations of their birthplace, the quiet town of Royston, Massachusetts. But as the two girls enter adolescence,...sob encomenda
'quot;A Simple Tale'quot; is the moving account of Maria Poniatowski, an aging Ukrainian woman who was taken by the Germans for slave labor and eventually relocated to Canada as a displaced person. She struggles to provide her son Radek with every...
Claire Messud'apos;s two exquisite short novels, acclaimed for their subtlety, their insight and their dazzling prose, are destined to become masterpieces of twenty-first-century literature. 'apos;Claire Messud'apos;s two brilliant novellas are...
Emmy Simpson believes she makes her own luck. After an austere wartime childhood in London, she joyfully grasped at her first sign of good fortune and left for Australia. Her sister Virginia doesn'apos;t believe in luck at all. She made no more than...
With an introduction by Neel Mukherjee.In Manhattan, just after the century'apos;s turn, three thirty-year-old friends, Danielle, Marina and Julius, are seeking their fortunes. But the arrival of Marina'apos;s young cousin Bootie - fresh from the...
Nora Eldridge, a thirty-seven-year-old elementary school teacher in Cambridge, Massachusetts, who long ago abandoned her ambition to be a successful artist, has become the 'woman upstairs,' a reliable friend and tidy neighbor always on the fringe of...sob encomenda
In a story set between North Africa, France, and New England, the Algerian LaBasse family's secrets begin to unravel--a trigger-happy grandfather, a mother who pretended to be French, and a bastard child.sob encomenda
Three friends on the verge of their thirties--beautiful, sophisticated Marina Thwaite, daughter of a noted journalist; Danielle, a quiet TV producer; and Julius, a cash-poor freelance writer--make their way through New York City, until Marina's...