Kleinzeit

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Viking Press, 1974 - Fiction - 191 pages
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User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Absurd and sad and metaphysical and zany and celebratory and affirming and confusing and understated. Hoban draws heavily on myth and existentialist theory as well as exuberant humour and joie de vivre. A thoroughly enlightening read. Read full review

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User Review  - Goodreads

Absurd and sad and metaphysical and zany and celebratory and affirming and confusing and understated. Hoban draws heavily on myth and existentialist theory as well as exuberant humour and joie de vivre. A thoroughly enlightening read. Read full review

Contents

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H Sister
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ill The Sack n iv At Dr Pinks
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Copyright

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About the author (1974)

Russell Hoban is a novelist, educator, and writer of children's books. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on February 4, 1925. Hoban taught art in New York and Connecticut, and also worked as an advertising copywriter and a freelance illustrator before beginning his career as a writer. Hoban began publishing children's books in the late 1950s, including The Mouse and His Child. The book was adapted as an animated film in 1977. In 1973, Hoban published his first adult novel, The Lion of Boaz-Jachin and Jachin-Boaz. Another novel was Ridley Walker, a futuristic story set after a nuclear holocaust. Hoban received the John W. Campbell Memorial Award and the Australian Science Fiction Achievement Award for Ridley Walker.

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