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Orange World and Other Stories

作者 Karen Russell
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 Orange World and Other Stories:ONEOFTHEBESTBOOKSOFTHEYEAR:THEWASHINGTONPOST-NPR-GOODHOUSEKEEPING-FRESHAIR-THEDALLASMORNINGNEWS-LITHUB-KIRKUSREVIEWS-LIBRARYJOUR

內容簡介

內容簡介 ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: THE WASHINGTON POST - NPR - GOOD HOUSEKEEPING - FRESH AIR - THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS - LIT HUB - KIRKUS REVIEWS - LIBRARY JOURNAL - THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY Karen Russell's comedic genius and mesmerizing talent for creating outlandish predicaments that uncannily mirror our inner lives is on full display in these eight exuberant, arrestingly vivid, unforgettable stories. In "Bog Girl," a young man falls in love with a two-thousand-year-old girl that he's extracted from a mass of peat in a Northern European bog. In "The Prospectors," two opportunistic young women fleeing the Great Depression strike out for new territory, and find themselves fighting for their lives. And in the brilliant, hilarious title story, a new mother desperate to ensure her infant's safety strikes a diabolical deal, agreeing to breastfeed the devil in exchange for his protection. The landscape in which these stories unfold is a feral, slippery, purgatorial space, bracketed by the void--yet within it Russell captures the exquisite beauty and tenderness of ordinary life. Orange World is a miracle of storytelling from a true modern master.

作者介紹

作者介紹 KAREN RUSSELL has received a MacArthur Fellowship and a Guggenheim Fellowship, the "5 under 35" prize from the National Book Foundation, the New York Public Library Young Lions Award, and the Berlin Prize from the American Academy. She lives in Portland, Oregon with her husband, son, and daughter.

商品規格

書名 / Orange World and Other Stories
作者 / Karen Russell
簡介 / Orange World and Other Stories:ONEOFTHEBESTBOOKSOFTHEYEAR:THEWASHINGTONPOST-NPR-GOODHOUSEKEEPING-FRESHAIR-THEDALLASMORNINGNEWS-LITHUB-KIRKUSREVIEWS-LIBRARYJOUR
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9780525566076
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9780525566076
誠品26碼 /
頁數 / 288
重量(g) / 294.8
裝訂 / P:平裝
語言 / 3:英文
級別 / N:無
尺寸 / 20.3X13.3X2.5CM