One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories

One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories

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B.J. Novak's One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories is an endlessly entertaining, surprisingly sensitive, and startlingly original debut that signals the arrival of a brilliant new voice in American fiction.

A boy wins a $100,000 prize in a box of Frosted Flakes—only to discover that claiming the winnings might unravel his family. A woman sets out to seduce motivational speaker Tony Robbins—turning for help to the famed motivator himself. A new arrival in Heaven,… (più)

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A substantial portion of “One More Thing” could have been excised to make a more cohesive and consistent collection, instead of a frequently brilliant but sometimes frustrating hodgepodge.

One More Thing is the flawed work of a talented writer, not the readable work of a talented actor.

While several of the shorter sketches are charmingly whimsical, few have the impact of either flash fiction or the aphoristic, often Zen-koan-like concision of someone like Lydia Davis.

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Editore: Knopf (04 Febbraio 2014)

Format: EPUB

Numero di pagine: 256 pagine

Dimensioni del file: 1.8 MB

Protezione: DRM

Lingua: Inglese


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