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Read online Scherzi del destino.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Scherzi del destino Scegliere il dramma di Shakespeare fra quelli in programma per la stagione individuare l abito giusto verde pistacchio quest anno lucido svasato e stretto in vita montare su un treno che porta lontano dalle zavorre domestiche calare in un altro mondo il mondo delle magiche permutazioni sul palcoscenico e della libert intorno ad esso E accogliere l imprevisto che s insinua in questo collaudato rituale coltivarlo affidargli un anticipazione di nuova vita addirittura con la generosit e la risolutezza delle donne di Alice Munro che sono poi le donne tutte E restare a guardare quasi con equanime curiosit come il destino interviene a scherzare col fuoco che ci tiene vivi by Alice Munro, Susanna Basso

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Scherzi del destino
Title:Scherzi del destino
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ISBN:8858411730
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Number of Pages:31
Category:Canada, Short stories, Americana
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Dear Life: Stories, Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage: Stories, Lives of Girls and Women, Open Secrets, Too Much Happiness, The View from Castle Rock, Friend of My Youth, Runaway, Selected Stories, The Love of a Good Woman
A powerful new collection from one of our most beloved admired and honored writers br br In stories that are more personal than any that she s written before Alice Munro pieces her family s history into gloriously imagined fiction A young boy is taken to Edinburgh s Castle Rock where his father assures him that on a clear day he can see America and he catches a glimpse of his father s dream In stories that follow as the dream becomes a reality two sisters in law experience very different kinds of passion on the long voyage to the New World a baby is lost and magically reappears on a journey from an Illinois homestead to the Canadian border br br Other stories take place in more familiar Munro territory the towns and countryside around Lake Huron where the past shows through the present like the traces of a glacier on the landscape and strong emotions stir just beneath the surface of ordinary comings and goings First love flowers under the apple tree while a stronger emotion presents itself in the barn A girl hired as summer help and uneasy about her place in the fancy resort world she s come to is transformed by her employer s perceptive parting gift A father whose early expectations of success at fox farming have been dashed finds strange comfort in a routine night job at an iron foundry A clever girl escapes to college and marriage br br Evocative gripping sexy unexpected these stories reflect a depth and richness of experience The View from Castle Rock is a brilliant achievement from one of the finest writers of our time, In the her tenth collection the title story of which is the basis for the new film i Hateship Loveship i Alice Munro achieves new heights creating narratives that loop and swerve like memory and conjuring up characters as thorny and contradictory as people we know ourselves br br A tough minded housekeeper jettisons the habits of a lifetime because of a teenager s practical joke A college student visiting her brassy unconventional aunt stumbles on an astonishing secret and its meaning in her own life An incorrigible philanderer responds with unexpected grace to his wife s nursing home romance br br i Hateship Friendship Courtship Loveship Marriage i is Munro at her best tirelessly observant serenely free of illusion deeply and gloriously humane, In these eight tales Munro evokes the devastating power of old love suddenly recollected She tells of vanished schoolgirls and indentured frontier brides and an eccentric recluse who in the course of one surpassingly odd dinner party inadvertently lands herself a wealthy suitor from exotic Australia And Munro shows us how one woman s romantic tale of capture and escape in the high Balkans may end up inspiring another woman who is fleeing a husband and lover in present day Canada, In these ten stories Alice Munro once again renders complex difficult events and emotions into stories that shed light on the unpredictable ways in which men and women accommodate and often transcend what happens in their lives br br Ten superb new stories by one of our most beloved and admired writers the winner of the Man Booker International Prize br br In the first story a young wife and mother receives release from the unbearable pain of losing her three children from a most surprising source In another a young woman in the aftermath of an unusual and humiliating seduction reacts in a clever if less than admirable fashion Other stories uncover the deep holes in a marriage the unsuspected cruelty of children and how a boy s disfigured face provides both the good things in his life and the bad And in the long title story we accompany Sophia Kovalevsky a late nineteenth century Russian migr and mathematician on a winter journey that takes her from the Riviera where she visits her lover to Paris Germany and Denmark where she has a fateful meeting with a local doctor and finally to Sweden where she teaches at the only university in Europe willing to employ a female mathematician br br With clarity and ease Alice Munro once again renders complex difficult events and emotions into stories that shed light on the unpredictable ways in which men and women accommodate and often transcend what happens in their lives