Resultados para: rachel-cusk
Com quase quarenta anos e pais de uma filha de oito, Thomas Bradshaw e sua mulher, Tonie, têm uma vida estável nos arredores de Londres. No entanto, quando Tonie é chamada a trocar as aulas de literatura em tempo parcial pelo cargo de chefe do...
'Arlington Park' acompanha um dia na vida de um grupo de mulheres num subúrbio londrino. Os limites do casamento e da criação dos filhos pontuam a trajetória de Juliet, professora que coordena um grupo de leitura no ensino médio; de Amanda,que trocou...
National Bestseller - A Finalist for the Scotiabank Giller Prize - A Finalist for the Goldsmiths Prize - Longlisted for the International DUBLIN Literary Award - One of Time Magazine's Top 10 Fiction Books of the YearA New York Times Book Review...sob encomenda
Rachel Cusk, the award-winning and critically acclaimed author of Outline and Transit, completes the transcendent literary trilogy with Kudos.A woman writer visits a Europe in flux, where questions of personal and political identity are rising to the...pré-venda
In the wake of her family's collapse, a writer and her two young sons move to London. The process of this upheaval is the catalyst for a number of transitions--personal, moral, artistic, and practical--as she endeavors to construct a new reality for...sob encomenda
A young pregnant woman wrestles with changes in her life, while a new father tries to reconnect with his younger self, a daughter searches for a lost childhood, and a mother reaches out to the offspring she cannot understand. By the Whitbread...sob encomenda
Agnes Day's drab middle-class life is about to get interesting when she discovers that her roommates and boyfriend are keeping secrets from her and she sets out to right the scales in her favor. Winner of the Whitbread Prize for Best First Novel....sob encomenda
Stella Benson, anxious to leave London and begin a new life, journeys to rural Sussex to work as an au pair for a decidedly overwhelming family, leading to questions about the true motivations for her extreme actionssob encomenda
Using her own life as a starting point, Rachel looks at the issues that arise for a woman in the years after she has lived the defining experiences of feminity. She writes about marriage, separation, motherhood, work, money, domesticity and love....sob encomenda
SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILEYS WOMEN'apos;S PRIZE FOR FICTION A woman arrives in Athens in the height of summer to teach a writing course. Once there, she becomes the audience to a chain of narratives as the people she meets tell her one after another...
Michael first met the Hanburys of Egypt Hill when he was a young student. He was intrigued and delighted by their bohemian lifestyle and bravado. Twelve years later, married with a young son, Michael is invited back to the house and jumps at the...
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WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY RACHEL CUSKSet between the 1840s and the early years of the twentieth century The Rainbow tells the story of three generations of the Brangwen family, ancient occupiers of Marsh Farm, Nottinghamshire. Through courting,...
A young pregnant woman wrestles with changes in her life, while a new father tries to reconnect with his younger self, a daughter searches for a lost childhood, and a mother reaches out to the offspring she cannot understand.