Download e-book for kindle: Griffith REVIEW 38: Annual fiction edition, the novella by Julianne Schultz

By Julianne Schultz

ISBN-10: 1921922605

ISBN-13: 9781921922602

The Novella Project revives one of many richest and so much worthwhile literary kinds. Novellas - longer than a quick tale, shorter than a novel - have come into their very own, with the electronic publishing revolution supplying new possibilities for writers to test with longer tales which are severe, distinct, frequently grounded within the instances, and completely designed for busy humans to learn in a single sitting.

This variation beneficial properties six tales picked through a panel of judges from greater than 200 entries. Mary-Rose MacColl explores the rippling effects of a unmarried second of distraction; Lyndel Caffrey poignantly recreates the grim Melbourne iciness of 1923; and Katerina Cosgrove combines a portrait of strife-torn Greece with a story of tortured love.

Ed Wright tells the tragic tale of a lively youngster torn among love and responsibility in wartime Japan; Christine Kearney embraces the complexities of the mythic and modern truth of existence in East Timor; and Jim Hearn chefs up a hard and gritty story of a junkie in difficulty.

The Novella Project
marks the start of an ongoing venture, built in collaboration with the Copyright corporation Limited's Cultural Fund, which we are hoping can assist foster a brand new golden age for the novella with an antipodean point of view.

Novella undertaking Judging Panel:
Craig Munro
Estelle Tang
Julienne van Loon

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New PDF release: Prick of the Spindle - Print Edition - Issue 3

By Cynthia Reeser

ISBN-10: 0988383748

ISBN-13: 9780988383746

Prick of the Spindle Print variation factor three contains poetry, fiction, nonfiction, ebook studies, interviews, and visible artwork. during this factor: an interview with Kyle Minor; a overview of the discovery of the Kaleidoscope via Paisley Rekdal; nonfiction from Josie Brown and John M. Gist; poetry through Marcia Arrieta, Paula Marafino Bernett, Sean Thomas Dougherty, wealthy Ives, Steve Longfellow, M. Pfaff, Joan Roberta Ryan, Robert Joe Stout, and Elizabeth Weber; fiction by means of Mary Byrne, James J. Collins, Chris Drabick, Judith Edelman, Eric Grunwald, D. E. Lee, Joe Ponepinto, Shannon Robinson, and Weike Wang; woodcuts by way of Loren Kantor.

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Download PDF by Jim Haynes: Australia's Best Unknown Stories: and tales you thought you

By Jim Haynes

ISBN-10: 1760291072

ISBN-13: 9781760291075

not just are there many stuff we do not recognize, we must always by no means be too yes concerning the issues we're certain we do know.'

From Jim Haynes, considered one of our so much profitable and prolific tellers of yarns and bush stories, comes this choice of vintage Australian tales: the unknown, the forgotten, the surprising.

Jim reminds us that issues aren't continually as they appear, or as we now have been advised. was once the Ghan relatively named after the Afghan cameleers? Does that urn that represents that maximum of all wearing clashes among Australia and England rather include the ashes of a burnt cricket bail? And who rather is crucial Australian who ever lived?

Jim introduces us to the forgotten country developers, artists, poets and nice unknown characters of Australian background and tells the funniest, the main striking and the quirkiest tales that trap the center and soul of the Australian spirit.

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Download e-book for kindle: CVC6: Carter V Cooper Short Fiction Anthology, Book Six by Gloria Vanderbilt

By Gloria Vanderbilt

ISBN-10: 1550966332

ISBN-13: 9781550966336

From author, artist and philanthropist, Gloria Vanderbilt, who sponsors one of many greatest literary prizes in Canada, and who helps this exact Canadians-only brief fiction e-book. "I am proud and overjoyed that each one those amazing writers are provided within the CVC Anthology. Carter, my son, Anderson Cooper's brother, used to be simply 23 whilst he died in 1988. He was once a promising editor, author, and, from the time he was once a small baby, a voracious reader. Carter got here from a kinfolk of storytellers, and tales have been a consultant which helped him observe the world."

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Download e-book for kindle: Geschichten von drüben (German Edition) by Petra Burghardt

By Petra Burghardt

ISBN-10: 3839154456

ISBN-13: 9783839154458

Eine Hamburger Journalistin zieht Anfang 2005 aufs Land ins Herzogtum Lauenburg, four hundred Meter vom ehemaligen Todesstreifen entfernt. Sie entdeckt das andere Deutschland, die ehemalige DDR und stellt fest, dass sie von den Aborigines, den Ureinwohnern Australiens, mehr weiß als von den Menschen „drüben“. Sie fragt, hört zu, schreibt auf. Herausgekommen sind 17 spannende, anrührende und auch komische „Geschichten von drüben“. Sie erzählen von Ostdeutschen, die westwärts bis nach Amerika gegangen sind; von Westdeutschen, die sich im Osten niedergelassen haben; von Fluchtversuchen, die im DDR-Ge-fängnis endeten; von DDR-Bürgern, die mit Stasi-Spitzeln und Sperrgebiet zurecht kommen mussten und von der Erfurter Sängerin Gerda Gabriel, die 21 Jahre nach dem Tod ihres Entdeckers Dean Reed einen neuen amerikanischen Freund fand.

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Download e-book for kindle: Das letzte Lied: Songs zum Abschiednehmen (Humor bei Milena) by Wolfgang Pollanz,Wolfgang Kühnelt

By Wolfgang Pollanz,Wolfgang Kühnelt

ISBN-10: 3902950153

ISBN-13: 9783902950154

Wie würde sich Ihr persönlicher Begräbnissoundtrack anhören?

Soll guy die Gestaltung seines eigenen Begräbnisses wirklich den Verwandten und Nachkommen überlassen? used to be, wenn dann auf der Trauerfeier "Candle within the Wind", "Time to assert so long" oder gar "Sag zum Abschied leise Servus" gespielt wird, einer der Songs additionally, die angeblich zu den beliebtesten Trauerliedern auf Beerdigungen zählen?

Dass es auch anders geht, wird mit diesem Buch bewiesen.

Denn wohl jeder hat schon einmal über sein eigenes Begräbnis nachgedacht - und welche Musik dabei gespielt werden soll. Genau das macht nun eine illustre Reihe von Autoren und Autorinnen in diesem Buch und schreibt über den letzten music. Dabei kommt nicht nur Tieftrauriges und Herzzerreißendes zum Vorschein, sondern auch die eine oder andere musikalische Überraschung.

Letzte Lieder von Austrofred, Martin Amanshauser, Ernst M. Binder, Martin Blumenau, Leo Fischer, Karl Fluch, Walter Gröbchen, Rainer Krispel, Kommando Elefant, Ernst Molden, Bernhard Moshammer, Klaus Nüchtern, Fritz Ostermayer, Michael Ostrowski, Kurt Palm, Wolfgang Paterno, Kurt Razelli, Monique Schwitter, Johannes Silberschneider, Clarissa Stadler, Linda Stift, Christian Y. Schmidt, Mika Vember u. a.

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In unsern Träumen weihnachtet es schon: Vorfreude mit by Hans Fallada,Kurt Tucholsky PDF

By Hans Fallada,Kurt Tucholsky

ISBN-10: 3351033729

ISBN-13: 9783351033729

Weihnachten mit Fallada, Tucholsky & Co.

Dem Glanz der Weihnacht haben die großen Schriftsteller ihre schönsten Geschichten und Gedichte gewidmet: Sie erzählen vom süßen Duft und stillen Glück dieser Zeit, von richtigen und falschen Geschenken, den Sorgen und Streitereien zum Fest, das immer dann, wenn alles schiefzugehen scheint, seine Magie erst richtig entfaltet. Mal märchenhaft und melancholisch, mal heiter und humoristisch – eine zauberhafte Lektüre für die ganze Familie.

Mit Texten von Goethe, Heine, Morgenstern, Rilke, Ringelnatz, hurricane, Fallada, Tucholsky u. v. a.

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The Morris-Jumel Mansion Anthology of Fantasy and Paranormal by Camilla Saly-Monzingo PDF

By Camilla Saly-Monzingo

ISBN-10: 1626013071

ISBN-13: 9781626013070

“George Washington used the Morris-Jumel Mansion as a base whereas fleeing long island. I’ve had writing periods and conferences for ‘Hamilton’ there. a few writers visit the Berkshires — i am going to 162nd Street.”

—Lin Manuel Miranda, writer of Hamilton

The Morris-Jumel Mansion Anthology is the 1st authorized brief tale assortment approximately this mythical historical big apple urban landmark, that brings jointly all of the myths and rumors from the hauntings through Stephen and Madam Jumel, the servant lady and the Hessian soldier, in addition to the cupboard conferences of President Washington and the wild events of vice chairman Aaron Burr.

In those pages, you’ll locate 14 stories that includes the Mansion, and its population over just about three hundred years, from the progressive conflict in the course of the time of Madame Jumel and Aaron Burr, to the current, or even past. This anthology good points stories of romance, technological know-how fiction, secret, old fiction and time trip and the simply simple supernatural. You’ll by no means see the Mansion an identical approach back after interpreting this collection.

“I wrote an entire musical approximately Washington Heights … kinda hang[ing] in Aaron Burr’s bed room, the place i'd visit paintings and write.”
—Lin Manuel Miranda, writer of Hamillton, at the Morris-Jumel Mansion

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Khavita Bhanot's Too Asian, Not Asian Enough: An anthology of new British PDF

By Khavita Bhanot

ISBN-10: 1906994242

ISBN-13: 9781906994242

A foodie revenge for a damaged marriage; a nosy grandmother takes spying on her neighbours too a ways; a girl instructor is groomed by means of an inventive guy and his smart son; a brutally brief haircut makes a lady re-evaluate her existence; a gang-related assault comes again to hang-out the culprit; a lady revisits the grave of her sister-in-law in Kenya . . .
but in addition: a Roman soldier's lover; a worried visitor in Jerusalem; a collector of hair in a ecu nation; a instructor in long island is interested in a woman and her East Asian composer boyfriend; a homosexual guy is swindled in the course of a whirlwind affair; an issue at a coke-fuelled social gathering; 3 males disenchanted at an upmarket intercourse membership; an artist unwittingly precipitates the downfall of David Beckham . . .

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