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The Modern Age By Jane Covernton
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The Modern Age is about a woman's life, starting in the 19th Century and ending at the time of the Beatles. Mary-Margaret overcomes obstacles to become a doctor in the early 1900's. Her controlling... More > uncle won't give her her trust fund, so she grows and sells orchids. Her lover was an orchid hunter, who's left her with no explanation. She goes to medical school disguised as a man. The driving force of this strong narrative is her need to understand what happened to her niece who committed suicide. And the question: what happened? The time before the First World War was a kind of Golden Age, but that came to an end with the War. A strength is the believable, dryly humourous, and intelligent voice of Mary Margaret. This novel will resonate with readers who want an intelligent story, from which they can take some truths about their own lives, and which they can close feeling they have been living along with someone who has found some joy in her life despite her troubles.< Less
Blue a novel By Charles Keatts
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The Technique of the Novel By Charles F. Horne
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The Technique of the Novel: the Elements of the Art, their Evolution and Present Use by Charles F. Horne. CONTENTS: PART I: The Origin of the Novel: The Beginnings of Story Building, The Elements of... More > the Novel, The Egyptian Tales, The Greek Romances, The Mediaeval Conglomerates, The Modern Novel -- PART II: The Development of the Modern Novel: The Recent Study of Story Building, Plot, Movtive and Versimilitude, Character, Emotion, Background, Style, Conclusion -- Appendix -- Index. Reproduction of 1908 Edition.< Less
The Technique of the Novel By Charles F. Horne
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The Technique of the Novel: the Elements of the Art, their Evolution and Present Use by Charles F. Horne. CONTENTS: PART I: The Origin of the Novel: The Beginnings of Story Building, The Elements of... More > the Novel, The Egyptian Tales, The Greek Romances, The Mediaeval Conglomerates, The Modern Novel -- PART II: The Development of the Modern Novel: The Recent Study of Story Building, Plot, Movtive and Versimilitude, Character, Emotion, Background, Style, Conclusion -- Appendix -- Index. Reproduction of 1908 Edition.< Less
The Technique of the Novel By Charles F. Horne
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The Technique of the Novel: the Elements of the Art, their Evolution and Present Use by Charles F. Horne. CONTENTS: PART I: The Origin of the Novel: The Beginnings of Story Building, The Elements of... More > the Novel, The Egyptian Tales, The Greek Romances, The Mediaeval Conglomerates, The Modern Novel -- PART II: The Development of the Modern Novel: The Recent Study of Story Building, Plot, Movtive and Versimilitude, Character, Emotion, Background, Style, Conclusion -- Appendix -- Index. Reproduction of 1908 Edition.< Less
Fryup: a Novel By Mark Staniforth
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Merging fact and fiction, ancient and modern, ‘Fryup: a Novel’ evokes a remote and quasi-mythical land whose inhabitants clamour to be heard; their urgent narratives inter-twining in a... More > chaos of fantastical escapism and folkloric nostalgia. In doing so they unearth new palimpsestic possibilities for the imminent post-urban and unashamedly parochial age.< Less
Fidelity: A Novel By Susan Glaspell
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Susan Keating Glaspell (July 1, 1876 – July 27, 1948) was... More > an American Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, actress, novelist, and journalist. With her husband George Cram Cook she founded the Provincetown Players, the first modern American theater company. During the Great Depression she served in the Works Progress Administration as Midwest Bureau Director of the Federal Theater Project.A prolific writer, Glaspell is known to have composed nine novels, fifteen plays, over fifty short stories, and one biography. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Susan_Glaspell< Less
Zealotry: A novel By Brian Johnson
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Zealotry is satirical, romantic, dirty, and biblical. Set in millennial New York, the novel describes a year in the life of a young couple in an open marriage. The novel's central characters are... More > Martin and Alice, who have moved from the Midwest to New York in the aftermath of the Lewinsky scandal, on the eve of the terror attacks. Their careers satirize public relations, publishing, and legal freelancing, while their social misadventures drive a kaleidoscopic sex comedy. From gay clubs to corporate towers and drug dealers to the literati, Zealotry is a daring novel that presents a shrewd assault on New York. At its heart, Zealotry grapples with the modern conscience. Martin and Alice hunger for real values in a culture of corruption. The novel explores the tensions between love and sex, and responsibility and guilt. It abounds with parables and moral conflict. Zealotry is a story of love and defiance in an age of decline.< Less
Zealotry: A novel By Brian Johnson
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Zealotry is satirical, romantic, dirty, and biblical. Set in millennial New York, the novel describes a year in the life of a young couple in an open marriage. The novel's central characters are... More > Martin and Alice, who have moved from the Midwest to New York in the aftermath of the Lewinsky scandal, on the eve of the terror attacks. Their careers satirize public relations, publishing, and legal freelancing, while their social misadventures drive a kaleidoscopic sex comedy. From gay clubs to corporate towers and drug dealers to the literati, Zealotry is a daring novel that presents a shrewd assault on New York. At its heart, Zealotry grapples with the modern conscience. Martin and Alice hunger for real values in a culture of corruption. The novel explores the tensions between love and sex, and responsibility and guilt. It abounds with parables and moral conflict. Zealotry is a story of love and defiance in an age of decline.< Less
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