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  • Nagottville

    Un thriller italiano tutto pallottole, delitti, baci e pop-corn

    serie ANUNNAKI - Narrativa #157
    Nagottville è un grumo d’asfalto e cemento spalmato tra il fianco delle colline e uno strano mare, tanto stretto e piatto da sembrare proprio un lago…⠀Maceo Manin, lì in cerca di fortuna, incontra la bella Neve Gronchi e subito scocca la scintilla dell’amore, tra gli abitanti che si interrogano su una misteriosa serie di decessi e la leggenda di un tesoro.⠀Maceo... ... Read more

    2,99 €

  • NOTE

    23 interviste

    "NOTE" è una selezione di 23 interviste a musicisti realizzate da Massimo Baraldi tra il 2006 e il 2009. Altrimenti disperse tra siti internet e pubblicazioni, sono state raccolte, ritradotte e ampiamente rielaborate. L'opera è arricchita da una prefazione del chitarrista Maurizio Solieri e una postfazione di Carola De Scipio.Gli artisti inclusi sono: John Trudell, Hosoo Transmongolia, Giovanni ... Read more

    4,99 €

  • ONE FOR THE ROAD

    A bar soliloquy in 19 rounds and one toast

    “One for the road” is a widely used toast around the English-speaking world. The origin of this expression is linked to the London tradition of offering a drink to those sentenced to death during the journey of the approximately three miles which separated them from Tyburn Tree and the gallows. At that time, the executions were festive occasions, and it is estimated that between 1196 and 1783 40 ... Read more

    4,99 €

  • ONE FOR THE ROAD

    Soliloquio da bancone in 19 giri e un brindisi

    One for the road, uno per la strada, è un brindisi ampiamente diffuso in tutto il mondo anglosassone. L’origine di questa espressione, dai più dimenticata, è legata alla tradizione londinese di offrire l’ultimo bicchiere ai condannati a morte durante il tragitto di circa 3 miglia che li separava dalla forca di Tyburn Tree. All’epoca le esecuzioni erano occasioni di festa: si stima che tra il 1196 ... Read more

    4,99 €

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  • The Painter

    A novel

    di Peter Heller ...
    Peter Heller, the celebrated author of the breakout best seller The Dog Stars, returns with an achingly beautiful, wildly suspenseful second novel about an artist trying to outrun his past.Jim Stegner has seen his share of violence and loss. Years ago he shot a man in a bar. His marriage disintegrated. He grieved the one thing he loved. In the wake of tragedy, Jim, a well-known expressionist ... Read more

    10,08 €

  • Surfacing

    By the author of The Handmaid's Tale and Alias Grace**'One of the most important novels of the 20th century . . . utterly remarkable' New York TimesA young woman returns to northern Quebec to the remote island of her childhood, with her lover and two friends, to investigate the mysterious disappearance of her father. Flooded with memories, she begins to realise that going home means entering not ... Read more

    4,49 €

  • The Lost Salt Gift of Blood

    The stories of The Lost Salt Gift of Blood are remarkably simple – a family is drawn together by shared and separate losses, a child’s reality conflicts with his parents’ memories, a young man struggles to come to terms with the loss of his father.Yet each piece of writing in this critically acclaimed collection is infused with a powerful life of its own, a precision of language and a scrupulous ... Read more

    8,31 €

  • The Girl with Glass Feet

    Winner of the Desmond Elliott Prize

    di Ali Shaw ...
    Winner of the Desmond Elliott Prize (2010)Shortlisted for the Costa Book Award Nominee for First Novel (2009)Longlisted for Guardian First Book Award (2009)Longlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize (2010)Shortlisted Tähtifantasia Award Nominee (2012)A mysterious metamorphosis has taken hold of Ida MacLaird - she is slowly turning into glass. Fragile and determined t... ... Read more

    9,87 €

  • Island

    These slow, beautiful stories - resolute and resonant - are small masterpieces: apparently simple but actually crafted with enormous skill and precision. Set against the unforgiving landscape of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, they are all concerned with the complexities and mysteries of the human heart, the unbreakable bonds and unbridgeable chasms between man and woman, parent and child.Steeped in ... Read more

    8,99 €

  • Owls and Other Fantasies

    Poems and Essays

    di Mary Oliver ...
    Pulitzer-prize-winning poet Mary Oliver collects 26 of her poems about the birds that have been such an important part of her lifeWithin these pages you will find hawks, hummingbirds, and herons; kingfishers, catbirds, and crows; swans, swallows and, of course, the snowy owl, among a dozen others-including ten poems that have never before been collected. She adds two beautifully crafted essays, ... Read more

    12,47 € 11,12 €

  • T.C. Boyle Stories

    di T.C. Boyle ...
    **Gathered into one volume, the first four short story collections of T.C. Boyle, winner of the 2015 Rea Award for the Short StoryT. C. Boyle** is one of the most inventive and wickedly funny short story writers at work today. Over the course of twenty-five years, Boyle has built up a body of short fiction that is remarkable in its range, richness, and exuberance. His stories have won accolades ... Read more

    10,08 €

  • One Hundred Days of Rain

    Did she say, at the beginning, that it rained every day? She was wrong. She misspoke. She didn’t mean it.... No. It did not rain every day. But it rained for a hundred days, that year, which was enough—more than enough, even.In prose by turn haunting and crystalline, Carellin Brooks' One Hundred Days of Rain enumerates an unnamed narrator's encounters with that most quotidian of subjects: rain. ... Read more

    12,37 €