This novel is a new creation of the author of "Black on White" (Booker's Prize in 2003). All the action of the novel is developed in one room of the Soviet House-boarding school for disabled, where two friends live. As helpless people they are fully isola
The novel Lust opens a postmodern vein in the creativity of the largest and most inconvenient modern German-speaking writer of the present, 2004 Nobel prize winner, E. Elinek. Elinek's themes involve private and personal life, the role of women in total c
''Love, Etc.,'' Barnes's ninth novel, is the sad and antic continuation of ''Talking It Over,'' his 1991 presentation of the ups and downs of two youngish friends, Oliver and Stuart, and Gillian, the woman they both love. That novel pioneered, if not inve
Residents of the village, devoured by greed, cowardice and fear. A man pursued by the ghosts of his agonizing past. Young woman in search of happiness. During one tense, full of events of the week, each of them faces the questions of life, death and power
Nobel Prize winner presents her new book.
Novel-dictionary, something absolutely extraordinary only Milorad Pavich can write! There are two versions of the Khazars' Dictionary, male and female - the difference between is not obvious, and that is another puzzle the author offers to solve.
Ilia Boiashov is the winner of the 2007 'National Best-Seller' Award. 'Armada' is his first novel which is ironically anti-utopian on a world scale A certain government equipped its fleet and sent it to the banks of America with the goal of total annihi
European critics are sure that the only one with whom you can compare Spaniard Javier Marias is Gabriel Garcia Marquez. The most famous German critic Marcel Reich-Ranicki asked the Nobel Committee to nominate the White Heart for this prestigious award.
Recovered from the vampire attack that hospitalized her in the conclusion of Twilight (Little, Brown, 2005), Bella celebrates her birthday with her boyfriend Edward and his family, a unique clan of vampires that has sworn off human blood. But the celebrat
The book ON THE THREE WITH THE CIA included funny poems, very funny stories and just wonderful stories. Have not you laughed for a long time? Then this book is what you need. You will have a rare opportunity for a while to return to the Soviet Union, to v
The collection contains the famous satirical novel The Second Lieutenant Kizhe and the novel The Death of Vazir-Mukhtar, which tells about the tragic fate of one of the most amazing and talented people of Russia Alexander Griboyedov.
Fifty shades darker - the second book of the trilogy EL James Fifty shades, which became the number one bestseller in the world, captivating readers frankness and sensuality.
What will end with the passionate, bright novel of the handsome Christian Gray and Anastacia? Do they know the absolute freedom in a relationship? The answers to all these and many other questions are in the final book of the trilogy.
For a completely free and finally lonely "existential" person, forgiveness is a difficult job. Difficult not only because it allows only one form of responsibility - to oneself, but also because it often turns out to be the fault of the "forgiver". This g
It is believed that the law has no retroactive effect. Yes, but only - not the law of human relations. Is it possible to conclude in a strict time frame kindred feelings, love, friendship, honor, duty? How to determine the starting point for these concept
Elfrida Jelinek (1946) is an Austrian writer, poet and playwright, whose work in Austria provokes numerous controversies. "Before the closed door" is a novel based on real events, telling about a group of teenagers who, wanting to escape from the shadows
Jay Golden has an unerring talent for being sacked. His hilarious deadpan diary takes us on a tour through minimum wage land: Al's Golden Donor Kebabs, telesales, McDonalds, Molden's Lawnmower Shop. His namedropping father is high up in the BBC, and perpetually exasperated by his son's lack of ambition and two hour baths. Jay dreams of writing a novel or...
The book consists of epistles and soliloques, written in various places of the earth and in various genres - from road impressions to philosophical reflections, including sorrowful songs and odes to joy.
Sumptuously appointed, celebratory and sensuous, this debut novel is a mouth-watering blend of commedia dell'arte and Greek tragedy. Prior cooks up a cinematic yarn full of characters so rich you'll fear they're fattening, but readers will be sure to splu
A unique book of prose by the well-known Spanish director Almodovar, director of such recognized masterpieces of a modern cinema, as Matador, Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown, High heels, The Flower of my secret, The Live flesh, All about my moth