Paisajes del Apocalipsis, antologia de relatos sobre el final de los tiempos(Wastelands 1)

Paisajes del Apocalipsis, antologia de relatos sobre el final de los tiempos(Wastelands 1)

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Book Author : John Joseph Adams
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Total Pages : 452

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Paisajes del Apocalipsis es un recorrido por diversos e inquietantes escenarios donde se ha producido una ruptura radical con la civilizacion tal y como la conocemos, ya sea debida a guerra nuclear, desastre ecologico o cataclismo cosmico. Asi pues, las historias que forman la presente antologia se centran no tanto en las causas que determinan el desastre como en imaginar

Speculative Japan 2: The Man Who Watched the Sea and Other Tales of Japanese Science Fiction and Fantasy(Speculative Japan 2)

Speculative Japan 2: The Man Who Watched the Sea and Other Tales of Japanese Science Fiction and Fantasy(Speculative Japan 2)

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ISBN Code : 9784902075182
Book Author : Yasumi Kobayashi
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Total Pages : 329

Speculative Japan 2: The Man Who Watched the Sea and Other Tales of Japanese Science Fiction and Fantasy(Speculative Japan 2) Book Detail/ Review :

A selection of outstanding works of fantasy and science fiction from Japan, published here in English for the first time to reveal new and very different slices of the Japanese imagination. Following the success of the first Speculative Japan book, Volume 2 explores the visions of best-selling authors across a range of genres, from the heart-warming fantasy of Awa Naoko to

Ideas of Heaven

Ideas of Heaven

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ISBN Code : 9780393326871
Book Author : Joan Silber
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Total Pages : 412

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Intense in subject yet restrained in tone, these stories are about longings�often held for years�and the ways in which sex and religion can become parallel forms of dedication and comfort. Though the stories stand alone, a minor element in one becomes major in the next. In My Shape, a woman is taunted by her dance coach, who later suffers his own heartache. A Venetian po

For the Best

For the Best

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Book Author : Ann Beattie
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Total Pages : 481

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free online The New Yorkers fiction:http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/201...

Hellgoing

Hellgoing

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Book Author : Lynn Coady
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Total Pages : 286

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With astonishing range and depth, Scotiabank Giller Prize finalist Lynn Coady gives us eight unforgettable new stories, each one of them grabbing our attention from the first line and resonating long after the last.A young nun charged with talking an anorexic out of her religious fanaticism toys with the thin distance between practicality and blasphemy. A strange bond betw

Children of the New World: Stories

Children of the New World: Stories

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Book Author : Alexander Weinstein
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Total Pages : 476

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AN EXTRAORDINARILY RESONANT AND PROPHETIC COLLECTION OF SPECULATIVE SHORT FICTION FOR OUR TECH-SAVVY ERA BY DEBUT AUTHOR ALEXANDER WEINSTEINChildren of the New World introduces readers to a near-future world of social media implants, memory manufacturers, dangerously immersive virtual reality games, and alarmingly intuitive robots. Many of these characters live in a utopia

Nocturnes: Five Stories of Music and Nightfall

Nocturnes: Five Stories of Music and Nightfall

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ISBN Code : 9780307455789
Book Author : Kazuo Ishiguro
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Total Pages : 215

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From the award-winning author of The Remains of the Day comes an inspired sequence of stories that is as affecting as it is beautiful.With the clarity and precision that have become his trademarks, Kazuo Ishiguro interlocks five short pieces of fiction to create a world that resonates with emotion, heartbreak, and humor. Here is a fragile, once famous singer, turning his b

The Wind in the Rosebush, and Other Stories of the Supernatural

The Wind in the Rosebush, and Other Stories of the Supernatural

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ISBN Code : 9781592244560
Book Author : Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
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Total Pages : 270

The Wind in the Rosebush, and Other Stories of the Supernatural Book Detail/ Review :

Freeman began writing stories and verse for children while still a teenager to help support her family and was quickly successful. When the supernatural caught her interest, the result was a group of short stories which combined domestic realism with supernaturalism and these have proved very influential. Her best known work was written in the 1880s and 1890s while she liv

Twarrior

Twarrior

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Book Author : Andy Weir
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Total Pages : 243

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What happens when you set a program to run for 1 billion seconds and then forget about it...Another short story from the guy that have us The Martian and The Egg, can be read for free straight from his website.

Great Dream of Heaven

Great Dream of Heaven

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ISBN Code : 9780375704529
Book Author : Sam Shepard
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Total Pages : 213

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In eighteen stories unlike any in our contemporary literature, Sam Shepard explores the vast and rugged American West with the same parched intensity that has made him �the great playwright of his generation� (The New York Times).A boy watches a �remedy man� tame a wild stallion, a contest that mirrors his own struggle with his father. A woman driving her mother�s ashes ac

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