Molly Jong-Fast - Fiction - 2011 - 272 pages
A Novel Molly Jong-Fast. to death an eighteen-year-—old dilettante with his
fathers Bentley) was this bottomless pit of greed. this desire, this obsession for
more. It was stupid on John's part. He had never needed to marry her. He could
Gary Shteyngart - Fiction - 2003 - 496 pages
The Russian Debutante's Handbook introduces Vladimir Girshkin, one of the most original and unlikely heroes of recent times.
Gary Shteyngart - Fiction - 2006 - 368 pages
With the enormous success of The Russian Debutante’s Handbook, Gary Shteyngart established himself as a central figure in today’s literary world—“one of the most talented and entertaining writers of his generation,” according to ...
Adrienne Trier-Bieniek - Education - 2014 - 208 pages
Coverage includes: - Foundations for studying gender & pop culture (history, theory, methods, key concepts) - Contributor chapters on media and children, advertising, music, television, film, sports, and technology - Ideas for activism and ...
Antal Szerb - Fiction - 2007 - 240 pages
Antal Szerb's first novel The Pendragon Legend (1934), set in Wales is a gently satirical blend of gothic and romantic genres, crossed with the murder mystery format to produce a fast-moving and often hilarious romp.
Tao Lin - Fiction - 2010 - 212 pages
He is completely unlike anyone else.” – Brian Morton, author of Starting Out in the Evening Confused yet intelligent animals attempt to interact with confused yet intelligent humans, resulting in the death of Elijah Wood, Salman Rushdie ...
Lawrence Douglas - Fiction - 2011 - 356 pages
Oliver Vice, forty-one, prominent philosopher, scholar, and art collector, is missing and presumed dead, over the side of Queen Mary 2.Troubled by his friend’s possible suicide, the unnamed narrator of Lawrence Douglas’ new novel ...