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|August 1, 2017

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In her admired works of fiction, including the recent The Book That Matters Most, Ann Hood explores the transformative power of literature. Now, with warmth and honesty, Hood reveals the personal story behind these beloved novels. Growing up in a mill town in…
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|August 8, 2017

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Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award The essays in Against Everything are learned, original, highly entertaining, and, from start to finish, dead serious, reinventing and reinvigorating what intellectuals can be and say and do. Key topics are the…
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|August 1, 2017

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From an important new American writer comes this powerful collection of personal essays on fear, creativity, art, faith, academia, the Internet, and justice. In this poignant and inciting collection of literary essays, Megan Stielstra tells stories to…
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|August 4, 2017

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It is impossible for me to write about the imagination; it is like asking a fish to describe the sea," Mary Ruefle announces at the start of her essay. With wit and intellectual abandon, Ruefle draws inspiration from Wittgenstein, Shakespeare, Jesus, Steve Jobs,…
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|August 15, 2017

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“Acclaimed writer Charles Bukowski turns his signature eye on the world of felines. A series of essays and poems all about cats, Bukowski’s classic funny and frank tone becomes, at times, even endearing as he explores and honors the majestic creatures…
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|August 14, 2017

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No two curries are the same. This Curry asks why the dish is supposed to represent everything brown people eat, read, and do. Curry is a dish that doesn't quite exist, but, as this hilarious and sharp essay points out, a dish that doesn't properly exist can have…

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A collection of essays by the winner and the five finalists of the prestigious Notting Hill Editions Essay Prize 2017 Covering an array of subjects, from the meaning of art to supermarket shopping, these pieces were chosen for their originality, literary style,…
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|August 11, 2017

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Mr. Gilbert Chesterton is quite on his own ground in writing essays about about Heretics. Such subjects as Kipling, Shaw, Whistler, H. G. Wells, the new paganism, and the importance of orthodoxy possess brilliancy enough in themselves to satisfy even this…
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|August 7, 2017

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A series of letters written between anonymous lovers, Love Letters endeavours to revive a lost art. As inspiration, these letters serve as a tribute to the way we used to treat each other, to the way we used to feel for one another, to a way seemingly lost in…
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|This title releases August 24, 2017

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With this sixth volume The Hogarth Press completes a major literary undertaking - the publication of the complete essays of Virginia Woolf. In this, the last decade of her life, Woolf wrote distinguished literary essays on Turgenev, Goldsmith, Congreve, Gibbon…
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|August 7, 2017

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Diese Ausgabe von "Briefe an Milena" wurde mit einem funktionalen Layout erstellt und sorgfältig formatiert. Franz Kafka (1883-1924) war ein deutschsprachiger Schriftsteller. Sein Hauptwerk bilden neben drei Romanfragmenten zahlreiche Erzählungen. Kafkas Werke…

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Neues über eine der schillerndsten Figuren der amerikanischen Literatur Der Einfluss von Charles Bukowskis Gedichten, Storys und Romanen auf die Literatur ist riesig. In diesen Briefen an Lektoren, Mäzene, Verleger, Freunde und Schriftstellerkollegen gibt der…