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- Summersdale 2015; US$ 7.99
Celebrate English roots and explore some of England's most fascinating facts and charming quotes in this miscellany made just for proud anglophiles "This blessed plot, this earth, this realm, this England." ?William Shakespeare, Richard II England is loved for its beautiful landscapes, its great sporting history, and for being the birthplace... more...
- Milkweed Editions 2015; US$ 16.00
“What is a song but a snare to capture the moment?? Eric Pankey asks in his new collection, Crow-Work . This central question drives Pankey?s ekphrastic exploration of the moment where emotion and energy flood a work of art. Through subjects as diverse as Brueghel?s Procession to Calvary , Anish Kapoor?s Healing of Saint Thomas , Caravaggio?s series... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2015; US$ 59.95
In this fascinating study, Chris Messenger posits F. Scott Fitzgerald as a great master of sentiment in modern American fiction. Sentimental forms both attracted and repelled Fitzgerald while defining his deepest impulses as a prose writer. Messenger demonstrates that the sentimental identities, refractions, and influences Fitzgerald explores in ... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2015; US$ 35.00
George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series is a worldwide phenomenon, and the world of Westeros has seen multiple adaptations, from HBO's acclaimed television series to graphic novels, console games and orchestral soundtracks. This collection of new essays investigates what makes this world so popular, and why the novels and television... more...
- LSU Press 2015; US$ 48.00
From the heartbroken protagonist she depicted in her first published story, "Death of a Traveling Salesman," to the reflective widow she described in her last novel, The Optimist's Daughter , Eudora Welty wrote realistically about the shadows and radiance of love. In a meticulous exploration of this theme, Sally Wolff combines new readings of Welty's... more...
- Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2015; US$ 17.95
?This is a book for everyone who wishes to contribute their unique gifts to the world.? ?Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Nobel Peace Laureate This brand new edition of a classic, international bestseller continues to bring keen insight to an important topic?workforce diversity. Written in a charming, engaging style, it is a contemporary corporate fable?a... more...
- The Text Publishing Company 2015; US$ 32.99
Charles D'Ambrosio's essay collection Orphans spawned something of a cult following. In the decade since the tiny limited-edition volume sold out its print run, its devotees have pressed it upon their friends, students, and colleagues, only to find themselves begging for their copy's safe return. For anyone familiar with D'Ambrosio's writing, this... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2014; US$ 40.00
James Dalton Trumbo (1905--1976) is widely recognized for his work as a screenwriter, playwright, and author, but he is also remembered as one of the Hollywood Ten who opposed the House Un-American Activities Committee. Refusing to answer questions about his prior involvement with the Communist Party, Trumbo sacrificed a successful career in Hollywood... more...
- University of North Texas Press 2014; US$ 15.96
"Short Call: Snippets from the Smallest Places in Texas, 1935-2000 "by Joyce Gibson Roach, is TFS Extra Book #24. Joyce Gibson Roach has collected "snippets" of stories, recipes, and traditions of life in Turtle, Texas, which represents many small towns--and the people who inhabit them. more...