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Engels | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9781897299647
Boek cover A Picture This van Lynda Barry (Hardcover)
Near-sighted Monkey Book
The creative-drawing companion to the acclaimed and bestselling What It Is Lynda Barry single-handedly created a literary genre all her own, the graphic memoir/how-to, otherwise known as the bestselling, the acclaimed, but most important, the adored and the inspirational What It Is. The R. R. Donnelley and Eisner Award-winning book posed, explored, and answered the question: Do you wish you could write? Now with Picture This, Barry asks: Do you wish you could draw? It features the return of Barry's most beloved character, Marlys, and introduces a new one, the Near-sighted Monkey. Like What It...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | E-book | 9781407086118
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Boek cover City of Bohane van Kevin Barry (Onbekend)
Winner of the International Dublin Literary Award 2013
Winner of the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award Shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award Winner of the Authors' Club Best First Novel Award The once-great city of Bohane on the west coast of Ireland is on its knees, infested by vice and split along tribal lines. There are still some posh parts of town, but it is in the slums and backstreets of Smoketown, the tower blocks of the Northside Rises and the eerie bogs of Big Nothin' that the city really lives. For years, Bohane has been in the cool grip of Logan Hartnett, the dapper godfather of the Hartnett Fancy gang. But there's...
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Nederlands | Druk: 1 | E-book | 9789023487234
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Boek cover Donker ligt het eiland van Kevin Barry (Onbekend)
De verhalen in Donker ligt het eiland zijn uiterst origineel, geestig en gaan over onbeantwoorde liefdes en mislukte misdaden. In ‘Biertripje naar Llandudno’, bekroond met de Sunday Times Short Story Award, krijgt een groep mannen van middelbare leeftijd die op zoek zijn naar het perfecte biertje meer dan de bedoeling was. In een ander verhaal willen twee sinistere oude vrouwtjes een kind ontvoeren. En er is een dichter die op zoek is naar rust, een eeuwenoud hotel aan de westkust van Ierland koopt, maar daar alleen maar chagrijnige klanten en onwillig personeel treft. Kevin Barry’s...
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Engels | Druk: Main | Paperback | 9780571322442
Boek cover Sex & Death van Sarah Hall (Paperback)
Stories
How we come in, and how we go out, sex and death: these are the governing drives, our two greatest themes. In this provocative and haunting collection of short stories, acclaimed writers probe the nature of, and connection between two of the most powerful, exhilarating and terrifying forces that define and shape the human experience: sex and death.
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Engels | Druk: Main | Paperback | 9781782116202
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Boek cover Night Boat to Tangier van Kevin Barry (Paperback)
LONGLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE IRISH TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER SHORTLISTED FOR NOVEL OF THE YEAR AT THE IRISH BOOK AWARDS, THE DALKEY LITERARY AWARDS AND THE KERRY GROUP AWARDS A BOOK OF THE YEAR IN THE NEW YORK TIMES, NEW STATESMAN, TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT, BIG ISSUE, i, THE ATLANTIC and LITERARY HUB 'A true wonder' Max Porter 'Beautifully written' Guardian It's late one night at the Spanish port of Algeciras and two fading Irish gangsters are waiting on the boat from Tangier. A lover has been lost, a daughter has gone missing, their world has come asunder - can it be put...
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Engels | Druk: Main | Hardcover | 9781782116219
Boek cover That Old Country Music van Kevin Barry (Hardcover)
'One of the best collections you'll read this year' Sunday Times 'Wild, witty stories . . . Exhilarating' Observer Since his landmark debut collection, There Are Little Kingdoms, and its award-winning sequel in 2012, Dark Lies the Island, Kevin Barry has been acclaimed as one of the world's most accomplished and gifted short story writers. Barry's lyric intensity, the vitality of his comedy and the darkness of his vision recall the work of masters of the genre like Flannery O'Connor and William Trevor, but he has forged a style which is patently his own. In this rapturous third...
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Engels | E-book | 9781782116196
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Boek cover Night Boat to Tangier van Kevin Barry (Onbekend)
LONGLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE IRISH TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER SHORTLISTED FOR IRISH BOOK AWARDS NOVEL OF THE YEAR A BOOK OF THE YEAR IN THE NEW YORK TIMES, NEW STATESMAN, TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT, BIG ISSUE, i, THE ATLANTIC and LITERARY HUB 'A true wonder' Max Porter 'Beautifully written' Guardian It's late one night at the Spanish port of Algeciras and two fading Irish gangsters are waiting on the boat from Tangier. A lover has been lost, a daughter has gone missing, their world has come asunder – can it be put together again?
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Engels | Hardcover | 9780385540315
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Boek cover Night Boat to Tangier van Kevin Barry (Hardcover)
A Novel
One of The New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of 2019 Named a Best Book of the Year by The New York Times Book Review, Lit Hub, The Millions, The Paris Review, and NPR No. 1 Irish Times Bestseller Longlisted for The Booker Prize From the acclaimed author of the international sensations City of Bohane and Beatlebone, a striking and gorgeous new novel of two aging criminals at the tail ends of their damage-filled careers. A superbly melancholic melody of a novel full of beautiful phrases and terrible men. In the dark waiting room of the ferry terminal in the sketchy Spanish port of...
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Nederlands | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9789403159508
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Boek cover Nachtboot naar Tanger van Kevin Barry (Paperback)
Het is al laat in het Spaanse havenstadje Algeciras, wanneer twee verlopen Ierse gangsters staan te wachten op de veerboot uit Tanger. Een geliefde is verloren, een dochter wordt vermist, hun levens zijn aan diggelen. Of kan er nog iets aan gedaan worden? Nachtboot naar Tanger is een roman over een wereld waarin seks, de dood, drugs en geweld de boventoon voeren, maar waarin het mysterie van de liefde tegelijk overwint. Het is een bijtend en hilarisch, lyrisch maar ook altijd spannend verhaal. Een tragikomisch meesterwerk van de vaak bekroonde Ierse auteur Kevin Barry, die wordt gezien als...
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Engels | E-book | 9781782116226
Boek cover That Old Country Music van Kevin Barry (Onbekend)
'One of the best collections you'll read this year' Sunday Times 'Wild, witty stories . . . Exhilarating' Observer Since his landmark debut collection, There Are Little Kingdoms, and its award-winning sequel in 2012, Dark Lies the Island, Kevin Barry has been acclaimed as one of the world’s most accomplished and gifted short story writers. Barry’s lyric intensity, the vitality of his comedy and the darkness of his vision recall the work of masters of the genre like Flannery O’Connor and William Trevor, but he has forged a style which is patently his own. In this rapturous third...
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